Period
to 9 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £66,250 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Engineer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 147 197 211
Rank change year-on-year +50 +14 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 52 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.33% 0.43% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 0.44% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 50 17 26
East Midlands median annual salary £66,250 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.45% +57.14% -9.09%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 3,782 4,280 5,100
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 96.70% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3,254 3,291 4,257
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Cloud Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Engineer in the East Midlands

Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Cloud Engineer in the East Midlands

Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Cloud Engineer in the East Midlands

Cloud Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 9 December 2019. 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
Nottinghamshire +29 44 £70,000 +43.59% 7
Northamptonshire +28 5 £55,000 -
Leicestershire +11 2 £47,500 -4.04%
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Cloud Engineer
England

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, Cloud Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 43 (82.69%) Azure
2 39 (75.00%) AWS
3 28 (53.85%) DevOps
4 27 (51.92%) Python
5 24 (46.15%) Terraform
6 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (38.46%) Test Automation
7 20 (38.46%) Ansible
8 19 (36.54%) GCP
8 19 (36.54%) Public Cloud
8 19 (36.54%) Google
9 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
10 16 (30.77%) Web Services
10 16 (30.77%) Windows
10 16 (30.77%) Configuration Management
11 15 (28.85%) Git (software)
11 15 (28.85%) Puppet
12 14 (26.92%) Public Sector
13 13 (25.00%) Project Delivery
13 13 (25.00%) Server Management
13 13 (25.00%) Finance
14 12 (23.08%) Java
14 12 (23.08%) Software Testing
14 12 (23.08%) Degree
15 11 (21.15%) Jenkins
15 11 (21.15%) AWS CloudFormation
15 11 (21.15%) Serverless
16 10 (19.23%) Alibaba
16 10 (19.23%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 10 (19.23%) Enterprise Cloud

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (3.85%) Confluence
1 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.92%) Apache
2 1 (1.92%) iPlanet
2 1 (1.92%) JBoss
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (82.69%) Azure
2 39 (75.00%) AWS
3 19 (36.54%) GCP
4 11 (21.15%) AWS CloudFormation
4 11 (21.15%) Serverless
5 8 (15.38%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (13.46%) Amazon Cognito
6 7 (13.46%) AWS CodePipeline
6 7 (13.46%) IaaS
6 7 (13.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (11.54%) Office 365
8 5 (9.62%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (9.62%) PaaS
9 3 (5.77%) AWS CodeBuild
9 3 (5.77%) Azure Data Factory
9 3 (5.77%) SaaS
10 2 (3.85%) GitHub
11 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
11 1 (1.92%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Firewall
2 3 (5.77%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) HTTP
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) SSL
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) Big Data
3 2 (3.85%) BigQuery
3 2 (3.85%) Data Lake
3 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Git (software)
2 11 (21.15%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.85%) CF BOSH
3 2 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.92%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (26.92%) Public Sector
2 13 (25.00%) Finance
3 7 (13.46%) Electronics
3 7 (13.46%) Manufacturing
3 7 (13.46%) Marketing
3 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.69%) Retail
5 2 (3.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) Web Services
2 7 (13.46%) AWS Amplify
3 4 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (1.92%) HTML
4 1 (1.92%) JSON
4 1 (1.92%) Middleware
4 1 (1.92%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Public Cloud
2 10 (19.23%) Enterprise Cloud
3 7 (13.46%) Cloud Native
4 3 (5.77%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (5.77%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.85%) NHS
5 2 (3.85%) Online Games
6 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) Windows 10
3 6 (11.54%) Linux
4 3 (5.77%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.92%) Unix
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) DevOps
2 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 16 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 13 (25.00%) Project Delivery
5 13 (25.00%) Server Management
6 12 (23.08%) Software Testing
7 10 (19.23%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
8 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure as Code
9 7 (13.46%) Cloud Operations
9 7 (13.46%) Continuous Deployment
9 7 (13.46%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (13.46%) Migration
9 7 (13.46%) Programme Management
10 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 5 (9.62%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (7.69%) Technical Leadership
12 4 (7.69%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) Python
2 12 (23.08%) Java
3 7 (13.46%) C#
3 7 (13.46%) Go
4 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
4 5 (9.62%) SQL
5 4 (7.69%) C++
6 3 (5.77%) C
6 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.77%) Objective-C
6 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.85%) R
7 2 (3.85%) Scala
8 1 (1.92%) Perl
8 1 (1.92%) Ruby
8 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Degree
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (11.54%) MCSE
4 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.85%) MCSA
6 1 (1.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (1.92%) CCNP
6 1 (1.92%) CCSP
6 1 (1.92%) CISM
6 1 (1.92%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.69%) Docker
3 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (46.15%) Terraform
2 20 (38.46%) Ansible
3 15 (28.85%) Puppet
4 7 (13.46%) SCCM
5 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (9.62%) Kubernetes
7 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (3.85%) Mesos
9 1 (1.92%) BladeLogic
9 1 (1.92%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Google
2 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (19.23%) Alibaba
4 8 (15.38%) VMware
5 7 (13.46%) SAP
6 4 (7.69%) Cisco
7 3 (5.77%) Databricks
8 2 (3.85%) Citrix
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle
8 2 (3.85%) SaltStack
8 2 (3.85%) Veeam
9 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.92%) BMC
9 1 (1.92%) QAD
9 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.92%) TOWER Software