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The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £76,250 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 19 May 2022.

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

Cloud Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 175 155 166
Rank change year-on-year -20 +11 +80
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 104 87 106
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.42% 1.74% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.88% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 94 74 85
10th Percentile £58,075 £49,875 £51,750
25th Percentile £67,500 £60,313 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £76,250 £82,500 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.58% -2.94% +19.72%
75th Percentile £104,375 £87,500 £96,250
90th Percentile £109,625 £93,500 £118,000
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year - - +14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,795 4,632 6,778
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.85% 92.90% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5,458 4,124 5,949
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £83,750
90th Percentile £108,750 £105,000 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £70,900 £70,000 £67,000
% change year-on-year +1.29% +4.48% +3.08%

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Engineer in the City of London

Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Engineer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Cloud Engineer in the City of London

Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Cloud Engineer in the City of London

Cloud Engineer
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer within the City of London region over the 6 months to 19 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London Bridge -6 1 £95,000 +18.75%
Cloud Engineer
Central London

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 May 2022, Cloud Engineer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 69 (66.35%) AWS
2 62 (59.62%) DevOps
3 60 (57.69%) Terraform
4 59 (56.73%) Infrastructure as Code
5 58 (55.77%) Azure
6 47 (45.19%) CI/CD
7 44 (42.31%) Python
8 41 (39.42%) Kubernetes
9 40 (38.46%) Docker
10 39 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
11 32 (30.77%) Linux
12 24 (23.08%) Kafka
12 24 (23.08%) Agile
12 24 (23.08%) PowerShell
13 22 (21.15%) Finance
13 22 (21.15%) GCP
13 22 (21.15%) Ansible
14 21 (20.19%) Retail
14 21 (20.19%) PaaS
15 19 (18.27%) Re-Platforming
15 19 (18.27%) E-Commerce
16 18 (17.31%) Java
16 18 (17.31%) SQL
17 17 (16.35%) Windows
18 16 (15.38%) Cloud Native
18 16 (15.38%) IaaS
19 14 (13.46%) Configuration Management
20 13 (12.50%) OpenShift
20 13 (12.50%) Serverless
21 12 (11.54%) Data Science

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 9 (8.65%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.96%) Confluence
2 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 69 (66.35%) AWS
2 58 (55.77%) Azure
3 39 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 22 (21.15%) GCP
5 21 (20.19%) PaaS
6 16 (15.38%) IaaS
7 13 (12.50%) OpenShift
7 13 (12.50%) Serverless
8 9 (8.65%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (7.69%) SaaS
10 6 (5.77%) Amazon ECS
10 6 (5.77%) Azure Key Vault
10 6 (5.77%) Snowflake
11 5 (4.81%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (4.81%) Amazon EKS
11 5 (4.81%) Azure App Service
11 5 (4.81%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 5 (4.81%) Azure Data Factory
11 5 (4.81%) Azure Service Bus
11 5 (4.81%) Matillion
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) Network Security
1 6 (5.77%) Software-Defined Networking
2 4 (3.85%) Firewall
3 2 (1.92%) DNS
4 1 (0.96%) HTTP
4 1 (0.96%) Internet
4 1 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.96%) SD-WAN
4 1 (0.96%) SMTP
4 1 (0.96%) SSH
4 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.65%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (6.73%) Big Data
4 6 (5.77%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.77%) Redis
5 5 (4.81%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (3.85%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.85%) Metadata
7 3 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.92%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.92%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.92%) Power BI
9 1 (0.96%) Amazon Athena
9 1 (0.96%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.96%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 12 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.85%) JIRA
4 3 (2.88%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.88%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.92%) Selenium
5 2 (1.92%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.96%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.96%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.96%) CF BOSH
6 1 (0.96%) GitLab
General
1 22 (21.15%) Finance
2 21 (20.19%) Retail
3 10 (9.62%) Banking
4 7 (6.73%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 6 (5.77%) Financial Institution
6 5 (4.81%) Social Skills
7 4 (3.85%) Documentation Skills
8 3 (2.88%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.88%) Law
9 2 (1.92%) Advertising
10 1 (0.96%) Back Office
10 1 (0.96%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.08%) Kafka
2 9 (8.65%) ARM Templates
3 4 (3.85%) .NET
3 4 (3.85%) Spark Streaming
4 3 (2.88%) Node.js
4 3 (2.88%) PySpark
4 3 (2.88%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (2.88%) Spring Boot
5 2 (1.92%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.92%) JSON
5 2 (1.92%) Spring
5 2 (1.92%) YAML
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Graph
6 1 (0.96%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.38%) Cloud Native
2 11 (10.58%) Public Cloud
3 8 (7.69%) Blockchain
4 6 (5.77%) Cyber Defence
4 6 (5.77%) Cyberattack
4 6 (5.77%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.81%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (3.85%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.85%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.92%) IoT
9 1 (0.96%) Clustering
9 1 (0.96%) CMDB
9 1 (0.96%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.96%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (30.77%) Linux
2 17 (16.35%) Windows
3 10 (9.62%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.85%) Unix
5 1 (0.96%) CentOS
5 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (59.62%) DevOps
2 59 (56.73%) Infrastructure as Code
3 47 (45.19%) CI/CD
4 24 (23.08%) Agile
5 19 (18.27%) E-Commerce
5 19 (18.27%) Re-Platforming
6 14 (13.46%) Configuration Management
7 12 (11.54%) Data Science
8 11 (10.58%) Analytics
9 10 (9.62%) SDLC
10 8 (7.69%) Fintech
10 8 (7.69%) Infrastructure Automation
10 8 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 7 (6.73%) Data Transformation
11 7 (6.73%) ETL
11 7 (6.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 7 (6.73%) Machine Learning
11 7 (6.73%) Software Engineering
12 6 (5.77%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
12 6 (5.77%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 44 (42.31%) Python
2 24 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 18 (17.31%) Java
3 18 (17.31%) SQL
4 12 (11.54%) Bash
4 12 (11.54%) Go
5 9 (8.65%) C#
6 5 (4.81%) Scala
7 4 (3.85%) Ruby
8 3 (2.88%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.92%) C
10 1 (0.96%) Bicep
Qualifications
1 7 (6.73%) AWS Certification
1 7 (6.73%) SC Cleared
1 7 (6.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.85%) Degree
3 3 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.88%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.92%) MCSE
5 1 (0.96%) CCNA
5 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.96%) GDPR
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.96%) NIST
2 1 (0.96%) SOC 2
System Software
1 40 (38.46%) Docker
2 12 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.96%) Firmware
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.96%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 60 (57.69%) Terraform
2 41 (39.42%) Kubernetes
3 22 (21.15%) Ansible
4 11 (10.58%) Puppet
5 8 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.88%) Grafana
6 3 (2.88%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.96%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.96%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.96%) Graphite
7 1 (0.96%) Kibana
7 1 (0.96%) Nagios
7 1 (0.96%) Packer
7 1 (0.96%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.96%) vRealize
7 1 (0.96%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 1 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.77%) Talend
3 5 (4.81%) Google
4 3 (2.88%) Databricks
4 3 (2.88%) Splunk
4 3 (2.88%) VMware
5 1 (0.96%) Citrix
5 1 (0.96%) CloudEndure
5 1 (0.96%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.96%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.96%) IBM
5 1 (0.96%) Informatica
5 1 (0.96%) New Relic
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle
5 1 (0.96%) Red Hat