Period
to 3 August 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 3 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
Central London > City of London
6 months to
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 153 128 196
Rank change year-on-year -25 +68 +94
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 93 102 139
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.66% 1.96% 1.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.34% 5.11% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 81 65 126
10th Percentile £51,250 £45,250 £47,500
25th Percentile £61,250 £47,500 £53,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
75th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £91,250
90th Percentile £107,500 £95,000 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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 2,144 1,995 3,786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.31% 38.34% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,893 1,753 3,313
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £50,000
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 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £107,250 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -

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 3 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 60 (64.52%) AWS
2 56 (60.22%) Azure
3 38 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (35.48%) DevOps
5 32 (34.41%) GCP
6 30 (32.26%) Microservices
7 28 (30.11%) Kubernetes
8 27 (29.03%) Social Skills
9 24 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 21 (22.58%) SQL
11 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
12 18 (19.35%) VMware
13 17 (18.28%) Terraform
14 16 (17.20%) Finance
14 16 (17.20%) Machine Learning
14 16 (17.20%) Network Security
14 16 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (16.13%) Ansible
16 14 (15.05%) Docker
16 14 (15.05%) Data Centre
16 14 (15.05%) GDPR
17 13 (13.98%) Presales
17 13 (13.98%) Service Delivery
17 13 (13.98%) Active Directory
17 13 (13.98%) Java
18 12 (12.90%) Windows
18 12 (12.90%) Linux
18 12 (12.90%) Python
18 12 (12.90%) Google
18 12 (12.90%) Performance Tuning

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 3 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 60 (64.52%) AWS
2 56 (60.22%) Azure
3 32 (34.41%) GCP
4 11 (11.83%) IaaS
4 11 (11.83%) Microsoft 365
4 11 (11.83%) PaaS
5 6 (6.45%) GitHub
5 6 (6.45%) OpenShift
5 6 (6.45%) Power Platform
5 6 (6.45%) SaaS
6 4 (4.30%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (4.30%) Serverless
7 3 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (2.15%) Azure Key Vault
9 1 (1.08%) AWS Fargate
9 1 (1.08%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (1.08%) Azure Sentinel
9 1 (1.08%) Azure Service Bus
9 1 (1.08%) PowerApps
9 1 (1.08%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.20%) Network Security
2 10 (10.75%) Firewall
3 9 (9.68%) SD-WAN
3 9 (9.68%) WAN
4 6 (6.45%) Cisco Firepower
4 6 (6.45%) Cisco ISE
4 6 (6.45%) Ethernet
4 6 (6.45%) LAN
5 5 (5.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (3.23%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.08%) Broadband
7 1 (1.08%) HTTP
7 1 (1.08%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.08%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.08%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) Blockchain
2 5 (5.38%) MySQL
2 5 (5.38%) Power BI
3 2 (2.15%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.08%) Big Data
4 1 (1.08%) DataStax
4 1 (1.08%) Flink
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.08%) Parquet
4 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.53%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.15%) JIRA
4 1 (1.08%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.08%) CircleCI
4 1 (1.08%) Maven
4 1 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (29.03%) Social Skills
2 16 (17.20%) Finance
3 12 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (9.68%) Banking
5 7 (7.53%) Telecoms
6 6 (6.45%) Wholesale Banking
7 5 (5.38%) Games
8 4 (4.30%) Legal
9 3 (3.23%) Billing
9 3 (3.23%) Retail
10 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
10 2 (2.15%) Public Sector
11 1 (1.08%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 18 (19.35%) Architect
2 11 (11.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (11.83%) Java Engineer
3 10 (10.75%) Consultant
4 9 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Cloud Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) Azure Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Cloud Architect
7 6 (6.45%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Network Architect
7 6 (6.45%) Security Consultant
7 6 (6.45%) Senior Java Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Principal Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Senior DevOps
9 4 (4.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.83%) AngularJS
1 11 (11.83%) React
1 11 (11.83%) REST
1 11 (11.83%) Spring
1 11 (11.83%) Spring Boot
2 7 (7.53%) JSON
3 6 (6.45%) .NET
3 6 (6.45%) .NET Core
3 6 (6.45%) Node.js
4 4 (4.30%) Web Services
5 3 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (2.15%) OAuth
7 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.08%) LDAP
7 1 (1.08%) Middleware
7 1 (1.08%) OpenID
7 1 (1.08%) RESTful
7 1 (1.08%) SAML
7 1 (1.08%) XML
7 1 (1.08%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.90%) User Experience
3 11 (11.83%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.38%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.30%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (4.30%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (3.23%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (3.23%) Cloud Native
7 2 (2.15%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.15%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.15%) Replication
8 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.08%) Blog
8 1 (1.08%) CMDB
8 1 (1.08%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.90%) Linux
1 12 (12.90%) Windows
2 9 (9.68%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.48%) DevOps
3 30 (32.26%) Microservices
4 24 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 16 (17.20%) Machine Learning
6 13 (13.98%) Presales
6 13 (13.98%) Service Delivery
7 12 (12.90%) Data Protection
7 12 (12.90%) Data Science
7 12 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (11.83%) Full Stack Development
8 11 (11.83%) Product Vision
8 11 (11.83%) UX Design
9 10 (10.75%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (10.75%) Information Security
9 10 (10.75%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (8.60%) Change Management
10 8 (8.60%) Infrastructure as Code
10 8 (8.60%) Security Operations
10 8 (8.60%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.58%) SQL
2 13 (13.98%) Java
3 12 (12.90%) PowerShell
3 12 (12.90%) Python
4 11 (11.83%) TypeScript
5 5 (5.38%) C#
5 5 (5.38%) C++
5 5 (5.38%) Go
5 5 (5.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.15%) Ruby
7 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.08%) Haskell
7 1 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.23%) AWS Certification
3 3 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (1.08%) CISSP
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.05%) GDPR
2 11 (11.83%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.38%) GRC
3 5 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.38%) SLA
4 2 (2.15%) Solvency II
5 1 (1.08%) Accessibility
System Software
1 16 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (15.05%) Docker
3 13 (13.98%) Active Directory
4 9 (9.68%) Hyper-V
5 7 (7.53%) XenApp
6 6 (6.45%) VMware NSX
7 1 (1.08%) KVM
7 1 (1.08%) vSphere
7 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (30.11%) Kubernetes
2 17 (18.28%) Terraform
3 15 (16.13%) Ansible
4 8 (8.60%) Puppet
5 7 (7.53%) Prometheus
6 6 (6.45%) Consul
6 6 (6.45%) FortiGate
6 6 (6.45%) Packer
7 4 (4.30%) Grafana
8 3 (3.23%) Icinga
9 2 (2.15%) NetBackup
9 2 (2.15%) Rundeck
10 1 (1.08%) CASB
10 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (1.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.35%) VMware
3 12 (12.90%) Google
4 8 (8.60%) Cisco
4 8 (8.60%) Citrix
5 7 (7.53%) Splunk
6 6 (6.45%) CA
6 6 (6.45%) Fortinet
6 6 (6.45%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.30%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.23%) Cadence
9 2 (2.15%) PagerDuty
9 2 (2.15%) Rapid7
9 2 (2.15%) Veritas
10 1 (1.08%) McAfee
10 1 (1.08%) NetApp
10 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.08%) SAP