Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 201 290 283
Rank change year-on-year +89 -7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 127 59 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.27% 0.53% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.12% 1.26% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 111 49 38
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +45.83% -10.70%
10th Percentile £47,500 £40,800 £42,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,250 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £73,500 £70,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +40.00% -4.76%

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 4,077 4,671 4,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.77% 42.01% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3,487 4,212 3,705
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +2.31% +8.33% +4.35%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Public Cloud as a percentage 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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Public Cloud in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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.

1 100 (78.74%) AWS
2 82 (64.57%) Azure
3 65 (51.18%) DevOps
4 55 (43.31%) Presales
5 41 (32.28%) Windows
5 41 (32.28%) VMware
6 37 (29.13%) Hyper-V
7 34 (26.77%) Linux
8 31 (24.41%) Windows Server
8 31 (24.41%) Docker
9 30 (23.62%) Ansible
10 29 (22.83%) SQL
11 28 (22.05%) Web Services
12 27 (21.26%) Finance
12 27 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (20.47%) Python
13 26 (20.47%) IaaS
13 26 (20.47%) Problem-Solving
14 25 (19.69%) SQL Server
14 25 (19.69%) Git (software)
14 25 (19.69%) SaaS
15 24 (18.90%) Enterprise Storage
15 24 (18.90%) ITIL
15 24 (18.90%) Terraform
15 24 (18.90%) Kubernetes
16 23 (18.11%) Customer Requirements
17 22 (17.32%) IT Strategy
18 21 (16.54%) Puppet
18 21 (16.54%) PowerShell
19 20 (15.75%) Oracle

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 5 (3.94%) IIS
1 5 (3.94%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.36%) Confluence
2 3 (2.36%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.57%) Apache
4 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.79%) JBoss
4 1 (0.79%) nginx
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 100 (78.74%) AWS
2 82 (64.57%) Azure
3 26 (20.47%) IaaS
4 25 (19.69%) SaaS
5 19 (14.96%) Power Platform
6 13 (10.24%) OpenShift
7 12 (9.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (9.45%) GCP
8 11 (8.66%) Amazon ECS
9 9 (7.09%) Office 365
10 8 (6.30%) GitHub
10 8 (6.30%) PaaS
11 5 (3.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (3.94%) Slack
12 4 (3.15%) AWS CloudTrail
12 4 (3.15%) Serverless
13 3 (2.36%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (1.57%) Amazon S3
14 2 (1.57%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (1.57%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.87%) DNS
2 9 (7.09%) Network Security
3 6 (4.72%) Firewall
3 6 (4.72%) NetScaler
4 5 (3.94%) VoIP
4 5 (3.94%) VPN
5 4 (3.15%) DHCP
5 4 (3.15%) MPLS
5 4 (3.15%) Software-Defined Networking
5 4 (3.15%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.57%) NAS
6 2 (1.57%) SAN
6 2 (1.57%) VSAN
7 1 (0.79%) BGP
7 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.79%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.79%) HTTP
7 1 (0.79%) Internet
7 1 (0.79%) OSPF
7 1 (0.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.69%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.96%) Power BI
3 15 (11.81%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (11.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 15 (11.81%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (11.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (10.24%) MySQL
5 11 (8.66%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.72%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.36%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.57%) InfluxDB
9 2 (1.57%) Redis
10 1 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.79%) Big Data
10 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (19.69%) Git (software)
2 19 (14.96%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.66%) Bitbucket
4 9 (7.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (3.94%) JIRA
6 4 (3.15%) Maven
7 3 (2.36%) Artifactory
7 3 (2.36%) GoCD
7 3 (2.36%) JMeter
7 3 (2.36%) MSI
7 3 (2.36%) Selenium
8 2 (1.57%) git-flow
8 2 (1.57%) NUnit
8 2 (1.57%) RSpec
8 2 (1.57%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.79%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.79%) Subversion
9 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (21.26%) Finance
2 15 (11.81%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.45%) Banking
4 11 (8.66%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.15%) Law
5 4 (3.15%) Local Government
6 2 (1.57%) Advertising
6 2 (1.57%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (18.90%) Architect
2 22 (17.32%) Technical Design Authority
3 19 (14.96%) Consultant
4 15 (11.81%) Database Engineer
5 14 (11.02%) Cloud Architect
5 14 (11.02%) Cloud Engineer
6 11 (8.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (7.87%) AWS Architect
8 7 (5.51%) Azure Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) VMware Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.94%) Data Architect
10 5 (3.94%) Security Consultant
10 5 (3.94%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (3.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.05%) Web Services
2 11 (8.66%) .NET
2 11 (8.66%) J2EE
2 11 (8.66%) XML
2 11 (8.66%) XSD
2 11 (8.66%) XSLT
3 5 (3.94%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (3.94%) Node.js
4 3 (2.36%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.36%) JSON
5 2 (1.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.57%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.57%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.57%) Kafka
5 2 (1.57%) LINQ
5 2 (1.57%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.57%) WCF
6 1 (0.79%) Flask
6 1 (0.79%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.90%) Enterprise Storage
2 19 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (12.60%) Data Centre
3 16 (12.60%) Private Cloud
4 15 (11.81%) Management Information System
5 14 (11.02%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (6.30%) Cloud Native
7 7 (5.51%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (4.72%) Clustering
9 5 (3.94%) CESG
9 5 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (3.15%) Blog
11 3 (2.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (2.36%) PKI
12 2 (1.57%) Reinsurance
12 2 (1.57%) Replication
13 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 41 (32.28%) Windows
2 34 (26.77%) Linux
3 31 (24.41%) Windows Server
4 13 (10.24%) Unix
5 11 (8.66%) Solaris
6 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.94%) Windows 10
8 4 (3.15%) CentOS
8 4 (3.15%) Data ONTAP
8 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.36%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.57%) Android
10 2 (1.57%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.57%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (51.18%) DevOps
2 55 (43.31%) Presales
3 27 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (20.47%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (18.90%) ITIL
6 23 (18.11%) Customer Requirements
7 22 (17.32%) IT Strategy
8 18 (14.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 17 (13.39%) Infrastructure as Code
10 15 (11.81%) Change Management
10 15 (11.81%) Decision-Making
10 15 (11.81%) Proactive Monitoring
10 15 (11.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (11.02%) Project Management
11 14 (11.02%) Service Delivery
12 12 (9.45%) Architectural Design
12 12 (9.45%) Open Source
13 11 (8.66%) Data Management
13 11 (8.66%) Deployment Automation
13 11 (8.66%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.83%) SQL
2 26 (20.47%) Python
3 21 (16.54%) PowerShell
4 12 (9.45%) Bash Shell
4 12 (9.45%) Ruby
5 11 (8.66%) Bourne shell
5 11 (8.66%) C-shell
5 11 (8.66%) Java
5 11 (8.66%) Korn
6 9 (7.09%) C
6 9 (7.09%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.72%) Perl
8 4 (3.15%) PHP
9 3 (2.36%) C++
9 3 (2.36%) Scala
10 2 (1.57%) C#
10 2 (1.57%) Go
11 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (5.51%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.94%) Degree
3 5 (3.94%) MCSA
3 5 (3.94%) MCSE
4 4 (3.15%) RHCE
4 4 (3.15%) RHCSA
4 4 (3.15%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.36%) MCTS
6 2 (1.57%) CCNA
6 2 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.45%) SLA
2 11 (8.66%) GDPR
3 8 (6.30%) NIST
4 5 (3.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (3.94%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 2 (1.57%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.79%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 37 (29.13%) Hyper-V
2 31 (24.41%) Docker
3 19 (14.96%) Active Directory
4 18 (14.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (9.45%) vSphere
6 8 (6.30%) KVM
6 8 (6.30%) XenApp
7 6 (4.72%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (4.72%) VMware NSX
7 6 (4.72%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (3.94%) XenDesktop
9 4 (3.15%) Ceph
9 4 (3.15%) Gluster
9 4 (3.15%) Xen
10 3 (2.36%) BitLocker
10 3 (2.36%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 30 (23.62%) Ansible
2 24 (18.90%) Kubernetes
2 24 (18.90%) Terraform
3 21 (16.54%) Puppet
4 20 (15.75%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (5.51%) Nagios
6 5 (3.94%) Packer
7 4 (3.15%) Sysdig
8 3 (2.36%) HP SiteScope
8 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (2.36%) SCCM
8 3 (2.36%) vCenter Server
8 3 (2.36%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.57%) Consul
9 2 (1.57%) Grafana
9 2 (1.57%) Icinga
9 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (1.57%) Prometheus
9 2 (1.57%) Salt
10 1 (0.79%) Mesos
Vendors
1 41 (32.28%) VMware
2 20 (15.75%) Microsoft
2 20 (15.75%) Oracle
3 17 (13.39%) Veeam
4 13 (10.24%) Cisco
5 11 (8.66%) Citrix
6 10 (7.87%) Google
6 10 (7.87%) Red Hat
7 7 (5.51%) Atlassian
8 6 (4.72%) F5
9 5 (3.94%) Arista
9 5 (3.94%) EMC
10 4 (3.15%) Meraki
10 4 (3.15%) Tableau
11 3 (2.36%) Dell
11 3 (2.36%) Ivanti
11 3 (2.36%) Juniper
11 3 (2.36%) Perforce
11 3 (2.36%) SaltStack
12 2 (1.57%) Fujitsu