Period
to 15 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

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 of England
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 252 308 344
Rank change year-on-year +56 +36 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 114 59 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.94% 0.45% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.47% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 99 58 64
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £49,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +7.03% -7.50%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +15.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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 of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11710 12582 14646
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.70% 96.68% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9588 10404 12150
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Engineer in the East of England

Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Cloud Engineer in the East of England

Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Cloud Engineer in the East of England

Cloud Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +30 59 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Cambridgeshire +2 48 £52,500 +61.54% 8
Bedfordshire +32 5 £30,000 -22.08%
Essex - 2 £35,000 -
Cloud Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, Cloud Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 52 (45.61%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (42.98%) Linux
3 48 (42.11%) Python
4 44 (38.60%) DevOps
5 42 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
6 34 (29.82%) VMware
7 31 (27.19%) Windows
8 28 (24.56%) Puppet
9 25 (21.93%) Ansible
9 25 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (20.18%) Web Services
11 22 (19.30%) Microsoft
11 22 (19.30%) Software Engineering
11 22 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (19.30%) Docker
11 22 (19.30%) Opscode Chef
11 22 (19.30%) Office 365
12 21 (18.42%) Kubernetes
12 21 (18.42%) Degree
12 21 (18.42%) DNS
13 20 (17.54%) SQL
14 19 (16.67%) E-Commerce
14 19 (16.67%) Windows Server
15 18 (15.79%) Java
15 18 (15.79%) TCP/IP
16 17 (14.91%) Active Directory
16 17 (14.91%) JavaScript
16 17 (14.91%) Hyper-V
17 16 (14.04%) Google
17 16 (14.04%) Continuous Integration

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 13 (11.40%) OpenStack
2 12 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 9 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (6.14%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (4.39%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 52 (45.61%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (19.30%) Office 365
4 13 (11.40%) GitHub
5 10 (8.77%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (8.77%) SaaS
6 9 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (6.14%) Mimecast
8 6 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (5.26%) IaaS
8 6 (5.26%) OpenShift
9 5 (4.39%) PaaS
9 5 (4.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.42%) DNS
2 18 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 14 (12.28%) Firewall
4 12 (10.53%) DHCP
5 9 (7.89%) VPN
6 5 (4.39%) Internet
6 5 (4.39%) Remote Desktop
6 5 (4.39%) SAN
6 5 (4.39%) Software-Defined Networking
6 5 (4.39%) Unified Communications
6 5 (4.39%) VoIP
7 4 (3.51%) SSL
7 4 (3.51%) Wireless
8 1 (0.88%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.88%) WAN
8 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.88%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.28%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.02%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.39%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (3.51%) Big Data
5 4 (3.51%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.75%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.75%) MySQL
7 2 (1.75%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (11.40%) Jenkins
2 11 (9.65%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.26%) Maven
3 6 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (4.39%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.75%) git-flow
6 2 (1.75%) GitLab
6 2 (1.75%) JIRA
6 2 (1.75%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.75%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.88%) Subversion
7 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (6.14%) Retail
2 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.18%) Web Services
2 15 (13.16%) AngularJS
3 11 (9.65%) .NET
3 11 (9.65%) Node.js
4 8 (7.02%) React
5 7 (6.14%) ASP.NET
6 6 (5.26%) Akka
6 6 (5.26%) HTML
6 6 (5.26%) LAMP
6 6 (5.26%) RESTful
6 6 (5.26%) Spring
7 5 (4.39%) Django
8 4 (3.51%) CSS
9 3 (2.63%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.63%) CSS3
9 3 (2.63%) HTML5
10 2 (1.75%) Entity Framework
10 2 (1.75%) TensorFlow
11 1 (0.88%) Apache Flex
11 1 (0.88%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.16%) Private Cloud
2 12 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (9.65%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.77%) Data Centre
4 10 (8.77%) Fintech
5 8 (7.02%) Public Cloud
6 5 (4.39%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.39%) Virtual Team
7 4 (3.51%) Blackberry
7 4 (3.51%) iPhone
7 4 (3.51%) Robotics
8 2 (1.75%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.75%) Replication
8 2 (1.75%) Smart City
8 2 (1.75%) User Experience
9 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.88%) Handset
9 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (42.98%) Linux
2 31 (27.19%) Windows
3 19 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 10 (8.77%) Windows 7
4 10 (8.77%) Windows 8
5 9 (7.89%) Ubuntu
6 8 (7.02%) Windows 10
7 7 (6.14%) CentOS
7 7 (6.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (5.26%) Android
9 5 (4.39%) Mac OS X
10 4 (3.51%) Windows Phone
10 4 (3.51%) Windows Vista
10 4 (3.51%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.63%) Unix
12 2 (1.75%) CoreOS
12 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.88%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.60%) DevOps
2 25 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (19.30%) Software Engineering
4 19 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 16 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (9.65%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (8.77%) Auto-Scaling
7 10 (8.77%) OO
8 9 (7.89%) Presales
9 8 (7.02%) Analytical Thinking
9 8 (7.02%) ITIL
10 7 (6.14%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (6.14%) Linux Kernel Development
10 7 (6.14%) Mathematics
10 7 (6.14%) OOD
10 7 (6.14%) Open Source
11 6 (5.26%) Low Latency
11 6 (5.26%) Machine Learning
11 6 (5.26%) Test Automation
12 5 (4.39%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 48 (42.11%) Python
2 20 (17.54%) SQL
3 18 (15.79%) Java
4 17 (14.91%) JavaScript
5 14 (12.28%) PowerShell
6 13 (11.40%) C++
7 11 (9.65%) Bash Shell
8 10 (8.77%) Ruby
9 8 (7.02%) C#
10 7 (6.14%) Scala
11 6 (5.26%) PHP
12 5 (4.39%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.63%) C
14 2 (1.75%) Perl
15 1 (0.88%) Go
Qualifications
1 21 (18.42%) Degree
2 14 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (10.53%) MCSE
4 9 (7.89%) MCSA
5 5 (4.39%) MCITP
6 4 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.75%) CCNA
7 2 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.75%) MCP
7 2 (1.75%) PhD
8 1 (0.88%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (7.02%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (19.30%) Docker
1 22 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (14.91%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.91%) Hyper-V
3 8 (7.02%) Xen
4 6 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.39%) Ceph
6 4 (3.51%) XenApp
7 1 (0.88%) LXC
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.88%) vSphere
7 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (24.56%) Puppet
2 25 (21.93%) Ansible
3 22 (19.30%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (18.42%) Kubernetes
5 8 (7.02%) Nagios
6 6 (5.26%) Backup Exec
7 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (2.63%) Terraform
9 2 (1.75%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (0.88%) Mesos
Vendors
1 34 (29.82%) VMware
2 22 (19.30%) Microsoft
3 16 (14.04%) Google
4 8 (7.02%) Oracle
5 7 (6.14%) Red Hat
5 7 (6.14%) Splunk
6 6 (5.26%) AppDynamics
6 6 (5.26%) Citrix
6 6 (5.26%) HP
6 6 (5.26%) Qualys
6 6 (5.26%) Veeam
6 6 (5.26%) WorldPay
7 5 (4.39%) Dell
7 5 (4.39%) NetApp
8 3 (2.63%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.75%) Cisco
10 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.88%) IBM
10 1 (0.88%) Juniper
10 1 (0.88%) Symantec