Period
to 22 September 2020

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 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 115 202 297
Rank change year-on-year +87 +95 -16
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 89 122 60
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.28% 1.23% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.39% 3.00% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 55 131 58
Median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £45,250 £47,500 £48,550
90th Percentile £87,500 £96,250 £92,750
Central London median annual salary £73,750 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -1.67% +7.14% +40.00%

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 1,652 4,060 4,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.36% 40.83% 42.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,402 3,501 4,185
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +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 22 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2020, 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 68 (76.40%) Azure
2 55 (61.80%) AWS
3 47 (52.81%) Microsoft
4 33 (37.08%) Linux
5 31 (34.83%) DevOps
6 30 (33.71%) VMware
7 29 (32.58%) Degree
8 28 (31.46%) Python
9 26 (29.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (26.97%) Windows
10 24 (26.97%) Finance
11 20 (22.47%) Management Information System
12 19 (21.35%) ITIL
12 19 (21.35%) PowerShell
12 19 (21.35%) Hyper-V
12 19 (21.35%) Docker
13 18 (20.22%) Kubernetes
13 18 (20.22%) Windows Server
14 17 (19.10%) ITSM
14 17 (19.10%) Puppet
15 16 (17.98%) Ansible
15 16 (17.98%) Opscode Chef
15 16 (17.98%) Data Centre
15 16 (17.98%) Mentoring
15 16 (17.98%) Firewall
15 16 (17.98%) Risk Management
15 16 (17.98%) Active Directory
15 16 (17.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 15 (16.85%) SQL
16 15 (16.85%) GCP

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 8 (8.99%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.62%) Skype for Business
3 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.12%) Apache
4 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 68 (76.40%) Azure
2 55 (61.80%) AWS
3 15 (16.85%) GCP
3 15 (16.85%) PaaS
4 14 (15.73%) SaaS
5 13 (14.61%) IaaS
6 6 (6.74%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (5.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (5.62%) Office 365
8 4 (4.49%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (3.37%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (3.37%) Amazon EKS
9 3 (3.37%) OpenShift
9 3 (3.37%) Power Platform
10 2 (2.25%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 2 (2.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (1.12%) Mimecast
11 1 (1.12%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.98%) Firewall
2 13 (14.61%) Network Security
3 7 (7.87%) VPN
4 5 (5.62%) Skype
5 4 (4.49%) DHCP
5 4 (4.49%) DNS
5 4 (4.49%) MPLS
5 4 (4.49%) NetScaler
5 4 (4.49%) SAN
5 4 (4.49%) VoIP
6 3 (3.37%) LAN
7 2 (2.25%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (2.25%) MVNO
7 2 (2.25%) Wireless
7 2 (2.25%) WLAN
8 1 (1.12%) Softphone
8 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.12%) VLAN
8 1 (1.12%) WAN
8 1 (1.12%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) MySQL
3 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.37%) Power BI
4 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.11%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.74%) Maven
4 3 (3.37%) Ant
4 3 (3.37%) Artifactory
4 3 (3.37%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.37%) GitLab
4 3 (3.37%) JIRA
4 3 (3.37%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.12%) git-flow
5 1 (1.12%) RSpec
General
1 24 (26.97%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (20.22%) Architect
2 17 (19.10%) Cloud Engineer
3 12 (13.48%) Analyst
3 12 (13.48%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (13.48%) Network Engineer
4 11 (12.36%) Compliance Analyst
4 11 (12.36%) Governance Analyst
4 11 (12.36%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 11 (12.36%) Risk Analyst
4 11 (12.36%) Security Analyst
4 11 (12.36%) Security Compliance Analyst
4 11 (12.36%) Security Risk Analyst
5 10 (11.24%) Storage Engineer
5 10 (11.24%) VMware Engineer
6 9 (10.11%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (10.11%) Technical Leader
7 8 (8.99%) Lead Architect
8 7 (7.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.87%) Technical Architect
8 7 (7.87%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.62%) .NET
2 4 (4.49%) Sensu
3 3 (3.37%) AngularJS
3 3 (3.37%) Web Services
4 1 (1.12%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.12%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.47%) Management Information System
2 16 (17.98%) Data Centre
3 9 (10.11%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (8.99%) Derivative
5 7 (7.87%) Cloud Native
6 5 (5.62%) Private Cloud
7 4 (4.49%) Client/Server
7 4 (4.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (4.49%) Virtual Team
8 3 (3.37%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.12%) Reinsurance
9 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (37.08%) Linux
2 24 (26.97%) Windows
3 18 (20.22%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2016
4 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2019
5 4 (4.49%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.83%) DevOps
2 19 (21.35%) ITIL
3 17 (19.10%) ITSM
4 16 (17.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 16 (17.98%) Mentoring
4 16 (17.98%) Risk Management
5 15 (16.85%) Fintech
6 14 (15.73%) Computer Science
6 14 (15.73%) Information Security
6 14 (15.73%) Problem Management
7 13 (14.61%) Project Delivery
7 13 (14.61%) Service Management
8 12 (13.48%) Microservices
9 11 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (12.36%) Information Security Governance
9 11 (12.36%) Remediation Plan
9 11 (12.36%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (10.11%) Data Protection
10 9 (10.11%) Quality Management
10 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.46%) Python
2 19 (21.35%) PowerShell
3 15 (16.85%) SQL
4 11 (12.36%) Bash Shell
5 10 (11.24%) Go
5 10 (11.24%) Java
6 6 (6.74%) C#
6 6 (6.74%) Ruby
7 5 (5.62%) Groovy
8 2 (2.25%) Perl
9 1 (1.12%) C++
9 1 (1.12%) Clojure
9 1 (1.12%) Elixir
9 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (32.58%) Degree
2 9 (10.11%) CISA
2 9 (10.11%) CISM
2 9 (10.11%) CISSP
2 9 (10.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (10.11%) CRISC
2 9 (10.11%) Master's Degree
3 7 (7.87%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.74%) CCNA
5 4 (4.49%) AWS Certification
5 4 (4.49%) MCSE
6 3 (3.37%) CCNP
6 3 (3.37%) MCP
6 3 (3.37%) OCP
6 3 (3.37%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (3.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.61%) SLA
2 11 (12.36%) NIST
2 11 (12.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (8.99%) GDPR
4 1 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (29.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (21.35%) Docker
2 19 (21.35%) Hyper-V
3 16 (17.98%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.37%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (20.22%) Kubernetes
2 17 (19.10%) Puppet
3 16 (17.98%) Ansible
3 16 (17.98%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (16.85%) Terraform
5 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Intune
6 8 (8.99%) Kibana
6 8 (8.99%) SCCM
7 6 (6.74%) Prometheus
8 5 (5.62%) Grafana
9 4 (4.49%) WSUS
10 3 (3.37%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (3.37%) logstash
10 3 (3.37%) Salt
11 1 (1.12%) Consul
11 1 (1.12%) Icinga
11 1 (1.12%) Packer
Vendors
1 47 (52.81%) Microsoft
2 30 (33.71%) VMware
3 13 (14.61%) HP
4 8 (8.99%) Google
5 7 (7.87%) Cisco
6 6 (6.74%) Meraki
7 5 (5.62%) IBM
8 4 (4.49%) Arista
8 4 (4.49%) F5
8 4 (4.49%) Juniper
8 4 (4.49%) Oracle
8 4 (4.49%) SaltStack
8 4 (4.49%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.37%) Perforce
10 1 (1.12%) Citrix
10 1 (1.12%) MobileIron