Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 146 182 245
Rank change year-on-year +36 +63 +38
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 83 124 82
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.78% 1.37% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.58% 3.35% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 73 117 74
Median annual salary £77,500 £85,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £48,750 £55,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £117,500 £95,000 £90,125
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £85,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -8.82% +13.33% +8.70%

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 1,813 3,707 4,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.77% 40.89% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,571 3,223 3,839
Median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,750 £39,346
90th Percentile £111,250 £107,500 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +8.33%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +14 2 £45,000 +100.00%
Public Cloud
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 57 (68.67%) Azure
2 47 (56.63%) AWS
3 31 (37.35%) DevOps
4 29 (34.94%) VMware
5 26 (31.33%) Microsoft
5 26 (31.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (26.51%) Windows
7 22 (26.51%) PaaS
7 22 (26.51%) GCP
7 22 (26.51%) Ansible
8 21 (25.30%) SaaS
9 19 (22.89%) Finance
10 18 (21.69%) Python
10 18 (21.69%) Active Directory
11 17 (20.48%) PowerShell
11 17 (20.48%) IaaS
12 16 (19.28%) Linux
13 15 (18.07%) Kubernetes
13 15 (18.07%) Terraform
14 14 (16.87%) Microservices
14 14 (16.87%) Software Engineering
15 12 (14.46%) Jenkins
15 12 (14.46%) Docker
15 12 (14.46%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 11 (13.25%) Data Centre
17 10 (12.05%) Presto
17 10 (12.05%) Apache Spark
17 10 (12.05%) Network Security
17 10 (12.05%) Hadoop

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 10 (12.05%) Apache Airflow
1 10 (12.05%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.41%) Apache
2 2 (2.41%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.41%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 57 (68.67%) Azure
2 47 (56.63%) AWS
3 22 (26.51%) GCP
3 22 (26.51%) PaaS
4 21 (25.30%) SaaS
5 17 (20.48%) IaaS
6 9 (10.84%) OpenShift
7 7 (8.43%) Microsoft 365
8 5 (6.02%) GitHub
9 4 (4.82%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (4.82%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (4.82%) Azure Data Factory
9 4 (4.82%) Azure Functions
9 4 (4.82%) Serverless
10 2 (2.41%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (2.41%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (2.41%) Logic Apps
11 1 (1.20%) Azure Stack
11 1 (1.20%) OneDrive
11 1 (1.20%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) Firewall
1 10 (12.05%) Network Security
2 7 (8.43%) WAN
3 6 (7.23%) LAN
4 5 (6.02%) Cisco Firepower
4 5 (6.02%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (6.02%) Ethernet
5 4 (4.82%) SAN
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (2.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (2.41%) NX-OS
6 2 (2.41%) Skype
7 1 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.20%) DNS
7 1 (1.20%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (1.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.05%) Big Data
1 10 (12.05%) Hadoop
1 10 (12.05%) Presto
2 5 (6.02%) MySQL
3 4 (4.82%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.82%) Redis
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.41%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.41%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (2.41%) Data Lake
4 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (14.46%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.61%) CircleCI
3 3 (3.61%) GitLab
4 2 (2.41%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.41%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.41%) Spinnaker
4 2 (2.41%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (22.89%) Finance
2 10 (12.05%) Marketing
3 4 (4.82%) Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Housing Association
4 3 (3.61%) Games
5 2 (2.41%) Public Sector
5 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.41%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (34.94%) Architect
2 15 (18.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (10.84%) Enterprise Architect
4 8 (9.64%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (7.23%) Consultant
6 5 (6.02%) Azure Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Big Data Manager
6 5 (6.02%) Developer
6 5 (6.02%) Engineering Manager
6 5 (6.02%) Head of Big Data
6 5 (6.02%) Head of Engineering
6 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (6.02%) Network Architect
6 5 (6.02%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (6.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Software Engineering Manager
6 5 (6.02%) Software Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Head of Architecture
7 4 (4.82%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) Node.js
2 6 (7.23%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (6.02%) .NET
3 5 (6.02%) JSON
4 4 (4.82%) .NET Core
5 3 (3.61%) Web Services
6 2 (2.41%) LAMP
6 2 (2.41%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (2.41%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.20%) CSS
7 1 (1.20%) CSS3
7 1 (1.20%) HTML
7 1 (1.20%) HTML5
7 1 (1.20%) Middleware
7 1 (1.20%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.02%) Cloud Native
3 5 (6.02%) Fat Client
3 5 (6.02%) Thin Client
3 5 (6.02%) Virtual Team
4 4 (4.82%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.41%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.41%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.20%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.20%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.51%) Windows
2 16 (19.28%) Linux
3 10 (12.05%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2016
4 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (2.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.35%) DevOps
2 24 (28.92%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.87%) Microservices
3 14 (16.87%) Software Engineering
4 12 (14.46%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 10 (12.05%) Data Science
6 8 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (9.64%) Network Design
6 8 (9.64%) Presales
7 7 (8.43%) Analytics
7 7 (8.43%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (8.43%) Machine Learning
7 7 (8.43%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.43%) Migration
8 6 (7.23%) Architectural Design
8 6 (7.23%) Change Management
8 6 (7.23%) Data Integration
8 6 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.23%) IT Strategy
8 6 (7.23%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.69%) Python
2 17 (20.48%) PowerShell
3 9 (10.84%) Bash Shell
4 8 (9.64%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.64%) SQL
5 5 (6.02%) C#
5 5 (6.02%) Go
6 4 (4.82%) Groovy
6 4 (4.82%) Java
7 3 (3.61%) C++
7 3 (3.61%) Ruby
8 2 (2.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
1 6 (7.23%) SC Cleared
1 6 (7.23%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.02%) AWS Certification
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.82%) MCP
4 3 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.41%) MCSE
6 1 (1.20%) CCNA
6 1 (1.20%) CCNP
6 1 (1.20%) CEH
6 1 (1.20%) CISSP
6 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.20%) MCSA
6 1 (1.20%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) GDPR
2 5 (6.02%) SLA
3 2 (2.41%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 26 (31.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (21.69%) Active Directory
3 12 (14.46%) Docker
4 6 (7.23%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.02%) VMware NSX
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 22 (26.51%) Ansible
2 15 (18.07%) Kubernetes
2 15 (18.07%) Terraform
3 8 (9.64%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (9.64%) Puppet
4 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (8.43%) SCCM
5 5 (6.02%) FortiGate
6 2 (2.41%) HAProxy
6 2 (2.41%) WSUS
7 1 (1.20%) Grafana
7 1 (1.20%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 29 (34.94%) VMware
2 26 (31.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.64%) Citrix
3 8 (9.64%) Fortinet
4 7 (8.43%) Cisco
4 7 (8.43%) SolarWinds
5 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.02%) CA
6 5 (6.02%) Google
7 4 (4.82%) HP
7 4 (4.82%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (4.82%) SAP
8 2 (2.41%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.41%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.41%) F5
9 1 (1.20%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.20%) Splunk