Period
to 17 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 281 268 310
Rank change year-on-year -13 +42 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 52 67 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.51% 0.63% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.66% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 49 56 20
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +19.15% +13.53%
10th Percentile £51,000 £51,750 £48,275
90th Percentile £95,000 £82,500 £77,625
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +15.00%

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 9,816 10,157 10,150
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.64% 95.25% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8,759 9,051 9,270
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Cloud Engineer in the job title as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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
London Bridge - 1 £62,500 -
Cloud Engineer
Central London

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 City of London region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (65.38%) DevOps
3 24 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (46.15%) Python
4 22 (42.31%) Ansible
4 22 (42.31%) Docker
5 18 (34.62%) Puppet
6 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (30.77%) Java
8 15 (28.85%) Ruby
9 14 (26.92%) Bash Shell
9 14 (26.92%) Linux
9 14 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
10 12 (23.08%) VMware
10 12 (23.08%) Configuration Management
11 11 (21.15%) Maven
11 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (21.15%) Opscode Chef
12 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
12 10 (19.23%) .NET
12 10 (19.23%) Windows
13 9 (17.31%) Ant
13 9 (17.31%) Firewall
13 9 (17.31%) TDD
13 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
13 9 (17.31%) Visual Studio Team System
13 9 (17.31%) BDD
13 9 (17.31%) Gradle

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 6 (11.54%) Apache
2 5 (9.62%) nginx
3 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.85%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.92%) JBoss
5 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 36 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (17.31%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (13.46%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (13.46%) Serverless
6 6 (11.54%) Amazon S3
6 6 (11.54%) Route 53
7 5 (9.62%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (9.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (5.77%) IaaS
9 3 (5.77%) Office 365
10 1 (1.92%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (1.92%) Datadog
10 1 (1.92%) GitHub
10 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Firewall
2 5 (9.62%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) SAN
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) VoIP
3 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) Big Data
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.62%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.69%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.85%) Data Lake
6 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.92%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.92%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 11 (21.15%) Maven
3 9 (17.31%) Ant
3 9 (17.31%) Gradle
3 9 (17.31%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.92%) CircleCI
5 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.92%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.92%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (9.62%) Law
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
3 3 (5.77%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Electronics
5 1 (1.92%) Games
5 1 (1.92%) International Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Publishing
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) .NET
2 3 (5.77%) Kafka
2 3 (5.77%) Web Services
3 2 (3.85%) JSON
3 2 (3.85%) REST
3 2 (3.85%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) YAML
4 1 (1.92%) CSS
4 1 (1.92%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.92%) HTML
4 1 (1.92%) Jest
4 1 (1.92%) Node.js
4 1 (1.92%) React
4 1 (1.92%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
2 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (9.62%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.77%) Fintech
4 3 (5.77%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.85%) Cloud Native
5 2 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) Robotics
6 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Linux
2 10 (19.23%) Windows
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) VMS
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) DevOps
2 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 11 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (17.31%) BDD
6 9 (17.31%) TDD
7 8 (15.38%) Artefact Management
7 8 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 8 (15.38%) Systems Engineering
8 7 (13.46%) Migration
8 7 (13.46%) Project Management
9 5 (9.62%) Deployment Automation
10 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
10 4 (7.69%) Microservices
10 4 (7.69%) MVC
11 3 (5.77%) OO
11 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) Python
2 16 (30.77%) Java
3 15 (28.85%) Ruby
4 14 (26.92%) Bash Shell
5 7 (13.46%) PHP
5 7 (13.46%) SQL
6 5 (9.62%) C#
6 5 (9.62%) Perl
6 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.69%) Go
8 3 (5.77%) Scala
9 2 (3.85%) C++
9 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.92%) C
10 1 (1.92%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) MCSA
2 1 (1.92%) MCSE
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (42.31%) Docker
2 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (42.31%) Ansible
2 18 (34.62%) Puppet
3 11 (21.15%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (15.38%) Terraform
5 7 (13.46%) Kubernetes
6 3 (5.77%) Consul
6 3 (5.77%) linkerd
7 2 (3.85%) Nagios
7 2 (3.85%) Packer
7 2 (3.85%) Salt
7 2 (3.85%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.92%) Marathon
8 1 (1.92%) Mesos
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) VMware
2 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) Google
4 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.85%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.85%) Splunk
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco
6 1 (1.92%) Databricks
6 1 (1.92%) Dell
6 1 (1.92%) HP
6 1 (1.92%) NetApp