Period
to 16 June 2021

The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 78 69 135
Rank change year-on-year -9 +66 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 40 31 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.46% 2.77% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 2.96% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34 19 23
10th Percentile £31,625 £38,750 £42,250
25th Percentile £38,438 £39,375 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +23.53% -22.73% +4.76%
75th Percentile £61,250 £56,875 £60,000
90th Percentile £63,875 £61,500 "
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -25.00% +4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 1,522 1,046 2,382
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.60% 93.48% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 862 752 1,754
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £26,468
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £69,875 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £46,158 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.32% -2.83% -

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Cloud Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Engineer in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Cloud Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Cloud Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Cloud Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 16 June 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -7 29 £50,000 -6.98% 14
Peterborough -13 1 £37,500 -9.09%
Cloud Engineer
East of England

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 June 2021, Cloud Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (95.00%) AWS
2 20 (50.00%) Python
3 18 (45.00%) DevOps
4 17 (42.50%) Azure
4 17 (42.50%) Linux
5 12 (30.00%) Docker
5 12 (30.00%) Kubernetes
6 10 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 10 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 9 (22.50%) Terraform
8 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
9 7 (17.50%) IPv4
9 7 (17.50%) IPv6
9 7 (17.50%) Law
9 7 (17.50%) Asset Management
9 7 (17.50%) Degree
9 7 (17.50%) AWS CloudFormation
9 7 (17.50%) GCP
10 6 (15.00%) IaaS
10 6 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (15.00%) SQL
10 6 (15.00%) Web Services
11 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (12.50%) Scrum
11 5 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (12.50%) Test Automation

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (95.00%) AWS
2 17 (42.50%) Azure
3 7 (17.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (17.50%) GCP
4 6 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (15.00%) IaaS
5 5 (12.50%) Microsoft 365
6 4 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (7.50%) PaaS
8 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (5.00%) Amazon ECS
8 2 (5.00%) Amazon S3
8 2 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (5.00%) SaaS
8 2 (5.00%) Serverless
9 1 (2.50%) Amazon GuardDuty
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.50%) IPv4
2 7 (17.50%) IPv6
3 4 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (5.00%) LAN
4 2 (5.00%) WAN
5 1 (2.50%) DHCP
5 1 (2.50%) Firewall
5 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.50%) Skype
5 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) GitLab
2 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 7 (17.50%) Law
2 5 (12.50%) Social Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Automotive
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (7.50%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.00%) Smart Energy
2 2 (5.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.50%) BYOD
3 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Unix
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.50%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) DevOps
2 10 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (17.50%) Asset Management
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 5 (12.50%) Scrum
4 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 4 (10.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 3 (7.50%) Analytics
6 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
6 3 (7.50%) Data Analytics
6 3 (7.50%) OOP
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.00%) BDD
7 2 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) Python
2 10 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (15.00%) SQL
5 4 (10.00%) C#
5 4 (10.00%) C++
5 4 (10.00%) Java
5 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) Perl
6 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby
7 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) GDPR
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Docker
2 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Kubernetes
2 9 (22.50%) Terraform
3 4 (10.00%) Ansible
4 3 (7.50%) Puppet
5 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (2.50%) Nagios
6 1 (2.50%) Packer
6 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Citrix
2 1 (2.50%) Ivanti
2 1 (2.50%) Palo Alto
2 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (2.50%) Splunk
2 1 (2.50%) VMware