The median annual salary for a Cloud Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Architect
London / City of London
Rank 189 251 287
Rank change year-on-year +62 +36  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 29 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.57% 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.27% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 26
Median salary £72,500 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.37% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £66,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -5.71% +3.70%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4868 6762 9714
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.94% 95.63% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4467 6044 8273
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Cloud Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Cloud Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Architect in the City of London

Cloud Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Architect in the City of London.

Salary trend for Cloud Architect in the City of London

Cloud Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Architect in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cloud Architect in the City of London

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Cloud Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Cloud Architect in the job title.

1 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (51.11%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (46.67%) Oracle
4 21 (46.67%) ITIL
5 20 (44.44%) IT Strategy
5 20 (44.44%) PRINCE2
5 20 (44.44%) Middleware
5 20 (44.44%) Finance
6 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
7 15 (33.33%) Retail
7 15 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 14 (31.11%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (31.11%) Oracle Retail
8 14 (31.11%) WebSphere
8 14 (31.11%) Logistics
8 14 (31.11%) Business Analysis
8 14 (31.11%) ATG
8 14 (31.11%) TDD
8 14 (31.11%) Hyperion
8 14 (31.11%) Retek
8 14 (31.11%) Service Delivery
8 14 (31.11%) Project Management
8 14 (31.11%) PeopleSoft
8 14 (31.11%) Oracle Financials
8 14 (31.11%) RUP
8 14 (31.11%) CRM
8 14 (31.11%) E-Commerce
8 14 (31.11%) PeopleSoft Financials

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 14 (31.11%) WebSphere
2 6 (13.33%) Apache
2 6 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (13.33%) IIS
2 6 (13.33%) JBoss
2 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Oracle Financials
1 14 (31.11%) Oracle Retail
1 14 (31.11%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 24 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (51.11%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (22.22%) SaaS
4 9 (20.00%) IaaS
4 9 (20.00%) PaaS
5 4 (8.89%) Data Lake Analytics
6 3 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (4.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (4.44%) Boomi
7 2 (4.44%) iPaaS
8 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (2.22%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) DHCP
1 6 (13.33%) DNS
1 6 (13.33%) SAN
1 6 (13.33%) VPN
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.89%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (8.89%) Data Lake
3 4 (8.89%) Data Mining
3 4 (8.89%) HDInsight
3 4 (8.89%) Power BI
3 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.44%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.22%) Big Data
5 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.22%) MySQL
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 15 (33.33%) Retail
3 6 (13.33%) Banking
4 5 (11.11%) Legal
5 1 (2.22%) Billing
5 1 (2.22%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (44.44%) Middleware
2 7 (15.56%) Web Services
3 5 (11.11%) .NET
4 4 (8.89%) MDX
4 4 (8.89%) SOAP
5 2 (4.44%) LAMP
5 2 (4.44%) RESTful
5 2 (4.44%) WSDL
5 2 (4.44%) XML
6 1 (2.22%) J2EE
6 1 (2.22%) Kafka
6 1 (2.22%) Spring
6 1 (2.22%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.78%) Public Cloud
3 7 (15.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.22%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) ITIL
3 20 (44.44%) IT Strategy
3 20 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 18 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
5 15 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 14 (31.11%) Business Analysis
6 14 (31.11%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (31.11%) CRM
6 14 (31.11%) E-Commerce
6 14 (31.11%) Logistics
6 14 (31.11%) Multichannel Retail
6 14 (31.11%) Project Management
6 14 (31.11%) RUP
6 14 (31.11%) Service Delivery
6 14 (31.11%) TDD
7 12 (26.67%) TOGAF
8 8 (17.78%) DevOps
9 7 (15.56%) Mobile Device Management
10 6 (13.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) C#
2 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) C++
4 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.22%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) CCNA
1 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
1 6 (13.33%) EMC Certification
1 6 (13.33%) MCSE
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
1 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.22%) XenApp
2 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) AirWatch
2 2 (4.44%) Ansible
2 2 (4.44%) Mesos
2 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.44%) Puppet
3 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.22%) Marathon
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Oracle
2 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.11%) ATG
3 14 (31.11%) Hyperion
3 14 (31.11%) PeopleSoft
3 14 (31.11%) Retek
4 7 (15.56%) Citrix
4 7 (15.56%) IBM
4 7 (15.56%) VMware
5 6 (13.33%) Cisco
5 6 (13.33%) EMC
5 6 (13.33%) Software AG
6 2 (4.44%) Dell
6 2 (4.44%) Jitterbit
6 2 (4.44%) MuleSoft
7 1 (2.22%) Apigee
7 1 (2.22%) Google
7 1 (2.22%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.22%) SAP
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