Period
to 10 May 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 10 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
Central London > City of London
6 months to
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 156 148 220
Rank change year-on-year -8 +72 +88
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 79 137 114
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.60% 1.82% 1.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.46% 4.85% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 68 106 103
10th Percentile £51,250 £45,250 £43,500
25th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £85,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -
75th Percentile £105,000 £93,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £117,500 £105,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £79,250 £85,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -6.76% +13.33% +7.14%

Public Cloud is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,772 2,823 3,730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 35.91% 37.51% 36.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,562 2,483 3,324
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £39,286
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £83,750
90th Percentile £112,500 £112,500 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +5.69%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Public Cloud as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in the City of London

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Public Cloud in the City of London

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Cloud in the City of London over the 6 months to 10 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in the City of London

Public Cloud
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 Public Cloud within the City of London region over the 6 months to 10 May 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
London Bridge +9 2 £45,000 +100.00%
Public Cloud
Central London

For the 6 months to 10 May 2021, IT jobs citing Public Cloud also mentioned 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 with a requirement for Public Cloud.

1 52 (65.82%) Azure
2 49 (62.03%) AWS
3 35 (44.30%) DevOps
4 31 (39.24%) GCP
5 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (32.91%) VMware
7 22 (27.85%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (24.05%) Kubernetes
9 18 (22.78%) Microservices
10 16 (20.25%) Ansible
10 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
10 16 (20.25%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 14 (17.72%) Active Directory
11 14 (17.72%) PowerShell
11 14 (17.72%) Network Security
11 14 (17.72%) PaaS
12 13 (16.46%) Windows
12 13 (16.46%) Terraform
12 13 (16.46%) Social Skills
13 12 (15.19%) Linux
13 12 (15.19%) Google
13 12 (15.19%) IaaS
14 11 (13.92%) Apache Spark
14 11 (13.92%) Microsoft 365
14 11 (13.92%) Firewall
14 11 (13.92%) SQL
14 11 (13.92%) Python
15 10 (12.66%) Service Delivery
15 10 (12.66%) Finance
15 10 (12.66%) Marketing

Public Cloud
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 11 (13.92%) Apache Spark
2 10 (12.66%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (2.53%) Apache
3 2 (2.53%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.27%) Confluence
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 52 (65.82%) Azure
2 49 (62.03%) AWS
3 31 (39.24%) GCP
4 14 (17.72%) PaaS
5 12 (15.19%) IaaS
6 11 (13.92%) Microsoft 365
7 8 (10.13%) OpenShift
8 7 (8.86%) SaaS
9 6 (7.59%) GitHub
10 5 (6.33%) Serverless
11 3 (3.80%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (3.80%) Azure Data Factory
11 3 (3.80%) Azure Functions
12 2 (2.53%) Amazon EKS
12 2 (2.53%) AWS CodePipeline
12 2 (2.53%) Power Platform
13 1 (1.27%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 1 (1.27%) Azure Key Vault
13 1 (1.27%) Azure Service Bus
13 1 (1.27%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) Network Security
2 11 (13.92%) Firewall
3 8 (10.13%) LAN
3 8 (10.13%) SD-WAN
3 8 (10.13%) WAN
4 7 (8.86%) Cisco Firepower
4 7 (8.86%) Cisco ISE
4 7 (8.86%) Ethernet
5 4 (5.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.53%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (2.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (2.53%) NX-OS
6 2 (2.53%) SAN
7 1 (1.27%) DNS
7 1 (1.27%) HTTP
7 1 (1.27%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.27%) Skype
7 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) Big Data
1 10 (12.66%) Hadoop
1 10 (12.66%) Presto
2 7 (8.86%) MySQL
3 3 (3.80%) Redis
4 2 (2.53%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.27%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.27%) Flink
5 1 (1.27%) Parquet
5 1 (1.27%) Power BI
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (3.80%) CircleCI
4 2 (2.53%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.53%) GitLab
4 2 (2.53%) Spinnaker
4 2 (2.53%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.27%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.27%) JIRA
5 1 (1.27%) Maven
5 1 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (16.46%) Social Skills
2 10 (12.66%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Marketing
3 9 (11.39%) Banking
4 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.59%) Telecoms
5 6 (7.59%) Wholesale Banking
6 5 (6.33%) Games
7 3 (3.80%) Public Sector
7 3 (3.80%) Retail
8 2 (2.53%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (1.27%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (1.27%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Architect
2 12 (15.19%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (12.66%) Cloud Architect
3 10 (12.66%) Consultant
4 7 (8.86%) Azure Engineer
4 7 (8.86%) Developer
4 7 (8.86%) Network Architect
5 6 (7.59%) Cloud Consultant
5 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) Security Consultant
6 5 (6.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Big Data Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Engineering Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (6.33%) Head of Big Data
6 5 (6.33%) Head of Engineering
6 5 (6.33%) Software Engineering Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Software Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.13%) JSON
1 8 (10.13%) Node.js
2 6 (7.59%) .NET
3 5 (6.33%) .NET Core
3 5 (6.33%) Web Services
4 2 (2.53%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (2.53%) LAMP
4 2 (2.53%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (2.53%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Avro
5 1 (1.27%) Kafka
5 1 (1.27%) LDAP
5 1 (1.27%) Middleware
5 1 (1.27%) OAuth
5 1 (1.27%) Protocol Buffers
5 1 (1.27%) SAML
5 1 (1.27%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.13%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.33%) Cloud Native
3 5 (6.33%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.80%) Housing Association
4 3 (3.80%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.53%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.53%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.53%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.27%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.46%) Windows
2 12 (15.19%) Linux
3 8 (10.13%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.30%) DevOps
2 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (22.78%) Microservices
4 16 (20.25%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 10 (12.66%) Data Science
5 10 (12.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (12.66%) Presales
5 10 (12.66%) Service Delivery
6 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.13%) Change Management
7 8 (10.13%) Information Security
7 8 (10.13%) Network Design
7 8 (10.13%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (10.13%) Scrum
8 7 (8.86%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (8.86%) Migration
9 6 (7.59%) Configuration Management
9 6 (7.59%) Data Protection
9 6 (7.59%) Incident Management
9 6 (7.59%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.72%) PowerShell
2 11 (13.92%) Python
2 11 (13.92%) SQL
3 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.59%) C#
5 5 (6.33%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.33%) C++
6 3 (3.80%) Ruby
7 2 (2.53%) Java
7 2 (2.53%) PHP
8 1 (1.27%) Go
8 1 (1.27%) Haskell
8 1 (1.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) CISSP
3 2 (2.53%) Degree
4 1 (1.27%) CCNP
4 1 (1.27%) CEH
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.27%) MCP
4 1 (1.27%) MCSA
4 1 (1.27%) MCSE
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) GDPR
1 10 (12.66%) PCI DSS
2 5 (6.33%) GRC
2 5 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.53%) QA
3 2 (2.53%) SLA
4 1 (1.27%) Solvency II
System Software
1 22 (27.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (17.72%) Active Directory
3 9 (11.39%) Docker
4 8 (10.13%) Hyper-V
5 7 (8.86%) VMware NSX
6 6 (7.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (24.05%) Kubernetes
2 16 (20.25%) Ansible
3 13 (16.46%) Terraform
4 7 (8.86%) FortiGate
5 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.80%) Puppet
5 3 (3.80%) SCCM
6 2 (2.53%) HAProxy
6 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) VMware
2 16 (20.25%) Microsoft
3 12 (15.19%) Google
4 10 (12.66%) Fortinet
5 9 (11.39%) Cisco
5 9 (11.39%) Citrix
6 7 (8.86%) CA
6 7 (8.86%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.80%) Splunk
8 2 (2.53%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.53%) F5
8 2 (2.53%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.53%) SAP
9 1 (1.27%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.27%) NetApp
9 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow