Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 209 303 263
Rank change year-on-year +94 -40 +99
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 115 37 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.14% 0.35% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.44% 0.75% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 103 33 52
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +150.00% -57.14%
10th Percentile £47,500 £37,050 £25,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +40.00% -28.57%

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 4,709 4,948 4,794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 46.78% 46.71% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4,197 4,405 4,332
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,750 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +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 23 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 84 (73.04%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (65.22%) DevOps
3 57 (49.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 56 (48.70%) Linux
4 56 (48.70%) Python
5 53 (46.09%) Docker
6 49 (42.61%) Opscode Chef
7 42 (36.52%) Data Centre
7 42 (36.52%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (32.17%) Puppet
8 37 (32.17%) Ansible
9 35 (30.43%) Release Management
9 35 (30.43%) Java
10 34 (29.57%) Ruby
11 33 (28.70%) Degree
11 33 (28.70%) Git (software)
12 32 (27.83%) Project Management
12 32 (27.83%) Elastic Stack
12 32 (27.83%) Infrastructure Automation
13 31 (26.96%) Virtual Machines
13 31 (26.96%) Packer
13 31 (26.96%) Salt
13 31 (26.96%) Perl
13 31 (26.96%) C++
14 30 (26.09%) Apache
14 30 (26.09%) Tomcat
14 30 (26.09%) RSpec
14 30 (26.09%) Icinga
14 30 (26.09%) git-flow
14 30 (26.09%) Consul

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 30 (26.09%) Apache
1 30 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.74%) IIS
2 2 (1.74%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.74%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.87%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.87%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 84 (73.04%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (49.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (13.04%) SaaS
5 14 (12.17%) IaaS
6 13 (11.30%) Office 365
7 10 (8.70%) PaaS
8 6 (5.22%) OpenShift
9 4 (3.48%) Power Platform
10 3 (2.61%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (1.74%) Datadog
11 2 (1.74%) Serverless
12 1 (0.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.87%) Apigee
12 1 (0.87%) AWS CloudTrail
12 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.87%) GitHub
12 1 (0.87%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.96%) DNS
1 8 (6.96%) SAN
2 7 (6.09%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.48%) Firewall
4 3 (2.61%) Internet
4 3 (2.61%) VLAN
5 2 (1.74%) MPLS
5 2 (1.74%) PBX
5 2 (1.74%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (1.74%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (1.74%) SSL
5 2 (1.74%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.74%) VPLS
5 2 (1.74%) VPN
6 1 (0.87%) DHCP
6 1 (0.87%) FTP
6 1 (0.87%) HTTP
6 1 (0.87%) NAS
6 1 (0.87%) VoIP
6 1 (0.87%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.43%) Couchbase
2 6 (5.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.48%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.48%) Power BI
4 3 (2.61%) Big Data
5 1 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.87%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (0.87%) HBase
5 1 (0.87%) MySQL
5 1 (0.87%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 33 (28.70%) Git (software)
2 30 (26.09%) git-flow
2 30 (26.09%) RSpec
3 9 (7.83%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.48%) MSI
5 3 (2.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.74%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.87%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.87%) GoCD
7 1 (0.87%) JIRA
7 1 (0.87%) JMeter
7 1 (0.87%) Maven
7 1 (0.87%) Selenium
General
1 16 (13.91%) Finance
2 4 (3.48%) Banking
3 3 (2.61%) Law
3 3 (2.61%) Retail
4 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (36.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (12.17%) Architect
2 14 (12.17%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (11.30%) AWS Engineer
4 12 (10.43%) AWS DevOps
4 12 (10.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 12 (10.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 12 (10.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 10 (8.70%) Consultant
6 8 (6.96%) Azure Architect
6 8 (6.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) Cloud Consultant
7 6 (5.22%) Security Consultant
7 6 (5.22%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (5.22%) Senior Security Consultant
7 6 (5.22%) Technical Design Authority
8 5 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (4.35%) DevOps Specialist
9 4 (3.48%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (3.48%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.83%) Elastic Stack
2 23 (20.00%) Web Services
3 15 (13.04%) Node.js
4 7 (6.09%) .NET
5 3 (2.61%) LDAP
5 3 (2.61%) REST
6 2 (1.74%) React Native
6 2 (1.74%) Sensu
7 1 (0.87%) .NET Core
7 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.87%) COM
7 1 (0.87%) J2EE
7 1 (0.87%) JSON
7 1 (0.87%) Spring
7 1 (0.87%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 42 (36.52%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.96%) Private Cloud
3 7 (6.09%) Clustering
3 7 (6.09%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (5.22%) CESG
5 5 (4.35%) CMDB
5 5 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.48%) User Experience
7 3 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.61%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.74%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.74%) Fintech
8 2 (1.74%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.74%) Replication
9 1 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.87%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.87%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 56 (48.70%) Linux
2 24 (20.87%) Windows
3 9 (7.83%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.35%) Windows 10
4 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.48%) Unix
6 3 (2.61%) Android
7 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.87%) CentOS
8 1 (0.87%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.87%) Solaris
8 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.87%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (65.22%) DevOps
2 42 (36.52%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (30.43%) Release Management
4 32 (27.83%) Infrastructure Automation
4 32 (27.83%) Project Management
5 22 (19.13%) Configuration Management
6 20 (17.39%) Migration
7 19 (16.52%) ITIL
8 18 (15.65%) Microservices
9 17 (14.78%) Presales
10 15 (13.04%) E-Commerce
10 15 (13.04%) Software Engineering
11 12 (10.43%) Software Deployment
12 10 (8.70%) Change Management
12 10 (8.70%) TOGAF
13 8 (6.96%) Asset Management
13 8 (6.96%) Customer Requirements
13 8 (6.96%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (6.96%) Open Source
13 8 (6.96%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 56 (48.70%) Python
2 35 (30.43%) Java
3 34 (29.57%) Ruby
4 31 (26.96%) C++
4 31 (26.96%) Perl
5 16 (13.91%) SQL
6 14 (12.17%) PowerShell
7 13 (11.30%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.48%) R
9 3 (2.61%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.74%) C
11 1 (0.87%) C#
11 1 (0.87%) PHP
11 1 (0.87%) Scala
11 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (28.70%) Degree
2 6 (5.22%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.48%) MCSA
4 4 (3.48%) MCSE
4 4 (3.48%) MCTS
4 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.48%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.61%) CISSP
6 2 (1.74%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.87%) RHCE
7 1 (0.87%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.22%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 2 (1.74%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.87%) SLA
3 1 (0.87%) Solvency II
System Software
1 53 (46.09%) Docker
2 31 (26.96%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (12.17%) Active Directory
3 14 (12.17%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (6.09%) VMware NSX
6 5 (4.35%) Firmware
7 4 (3.48%) BitLocker
7 4 (3.48%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (3.48%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.74%) vSphere
9 1 (0.87%) Ceph
9 1 (0.87%) Gluster
9 1 (0.87%) KVM
9 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 49 (42.61%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (32.17%) Ansible
2 37 (32.17%) Puppet
3 31 (26.96%) Packer
3 31 (26.96%) Salt
4 30 (26.09%) Consul
4 30 (26.09%) Icinga
4 30 (26.09%) Prometheus
5 10 (8.70%) Kubernetes
6 7 (6.09%) SCCM
6 7 (6.09%) Terraform
7 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Clustering
7 6 (5.22%) vCenter Server
8 5 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (2.61%) Nagios
10 2 (1.74%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (1.74%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.74%) SCOM
11 1 (0.87%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.87%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (22.61%) Microsoft
2 21 (18.26%) Google
3 20 (17.39%) VMware
4 8 (6.96%) Citrix
5 7 (6.09%) Cisco
6 4 (3.48%) EMC
6 4 (3.48%) Ivanti
6 4 (3.48%) Tableau
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle
7 3 (2.61%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.74%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.74%) HP
8 2 (1.74%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.87%) Apple
9 1 (0.87%) Dell
9 1 (0.87%) ESET
9 1 (0.87%) Juniper
9 1 (0.87%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.87%) NetApp
9 1 (0.87%) Veritas