Period
to 23 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 253 297 329
Rank change year-on-year +44 +32 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 105 75 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.88% 0.60% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.62% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 80 81 69
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £40,450 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £72,500 £60,450
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 11,564 12,034 13,578
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.78% 97.06% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8,827 9,699 11,284
East of England median annual salary £46,056 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 23 July 2018.

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 23 July 2018. 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 +34 57 £57,500 +4.55%
Cambridgeshire +20 38 £52,500 -25.00% 12
Essex +32 3 £57,500 +64.29%
Norfolk +10 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Bedfordshire -8 3 £58,000 +93.33%
Suffolk - 1 £60,000 - 1
Cloud Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, 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 of England region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 64 (60.95%) DevOps
2 56 (53.33%) Linux
3 55 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
4 49 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 39 (37.14%) Python
6 30 (28.57%) Configuration Management
7 27 (25.71%) Docker
7 27 (25.71%) PowerShell
7 27 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (22.86%) Puppet
9 22 (20.95%) Data Centre
10 21 (20.00%) Public Cloud
11 20 (19.05%) Windows
12 19 (18.10%) Artificial Intelligence
12 19 (18.10%) Jenkins
13 18 (17.14%) Bash Shell
13 18 (17.14%) Ruby
14 17 (16.19%) Web Services
14 17 (16.19%) Java
14 17 (16.19%) Machine Learning
14 17 (16.19%) Opscode Chef
14 17 (16.19%) Mathematics
14 17 (16.19%) Ansible
15 15 (14.29%) Kubernetes
15 15 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transformation
15 15 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (14.29%) Google
16 14 (13.33%) Microsoft
16 14 (13.33%) Physics
16 14 (13.33%) Windows Server

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 9 (8.57%) OpenStack
2 5 (4.76%) CloudStack
2 5 (4.76%) IIS
3 3 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.90%) Apache
4 2 (1.90%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 55 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (12.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (11.43%) Office 365
5 10 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (9.52%) SaaS
6 6 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (4.76%) GitHub
7 5 (4.76%) OpenShift
7 5 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.86%) IaaS
9 1 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.95%) PaaS
9 1 (0.95%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.57%) DNS
2 8 (7.62%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.71%) Firewall
3 6 (5.71%) Internet
4 5 (4.76%) HTTP
5 4 (3.81%) iSCSI
5 4 (3.81%) LAN
5 4 (3.81%) Network Security
5 4 (3.81%) SAN
5 4 (3.81%) VPN
5 4 (3.81%) WAN
6 3 (2.86%) NAS
7 2 (1.90%) DHCP
7 2 (1.90%) SSL
8 1 (0.95%) MRTG
8 1 (0.95%) VoIP
8 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.95%) Wireless
8 1 (0.95%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.95%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.43%) Big Data
2 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.62%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.90%) MySQL
5 1 (0.95%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.95%) Apache Kudu
5 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.95%) Impala
5 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.95%) OLTP
5 1 (0.95%) Power BI
5 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.95%) Redis
5 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (18.10%) Jenkins
2 13 (12.38%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.76%) Maven
3 5 (4.76%) Mercurial
3 5 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (3.81%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.86%) Subversion
5 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.95%) Codeship
6 1 (0.95%) GitLab
6 1 (0.95%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.95%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (12.38%) Retail
2 7 (6.67%) Finance
3 3 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Billing
4 1 (0.95%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.19%) Web Services
2 8 (7.62%) AngularJS
3 7 (6.67%) .NET
4 6 (5.71%) Node.js
5 5 (4.76%) Akka
5 5 (4.76%) Django
5 5 (4.76%) LAMP
5 5 (4.76%) Spring
6 4 (3.81%) boto
6 4 (3.81%) JSON
7 3 (2.86%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.90%) React
9 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.95%) CSS3
9 1 (0.95%) HTML5
9 1 (0.95%) jQuery
9 1 (0.95%) Kafka
9 1 (0.95%) OAuth
9 1 (0.95%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.95%) Data Centre
2 21 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 10 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.52%) Private Cloud
4 8 (7.62%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.90%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.90%) iPhone
9 2 (1.90%) Robotics
10 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.95%) Fintech
10 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (53.33%) Linux
2 20 (19.05%) Windows
3 14 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 5 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 5 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.81%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.86%) CentOS
7 3 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.86%) Unix
7 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (60.95%) DevOps
2 30 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 27 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (18.10%) Artificial Intelligence
5 17 (16.19%) Machine Learning
5 17 (16.19%) Mathematics
6 15 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 14 (13.33%) Physics
8 11 (10.48%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (8.57%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 9 (8.57%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.62%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (5.71%) Auto-Scaling
12 6 (5.71%) Cloud Operations
12 6 (5.71%) Continuous Deployment
12 6 (5.71%) Deployment Automation
12 6 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (4.76%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 39 (37.14%) Python
2 27 (25.71%) PowerShell
3 18 (17.14%) Bash Shell
3 18 (17.14%) Ruby
4 17 (16.19%) Java
5 10 (9.52%) Perl
5 10 (9.52%) SQL
6 6 (5.71%) C++
6 6 (5.71%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.71%) PHP
7 5 (4.76%) Scala
8 4 (3.81%) C#
9 3 (2.86%) C
10 2 (1.90%) Go
11 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Degree
2 7 (6.67%) PhD
3 5 (4.76%) MCSA
3 5 (4.76%) MCSE
3 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.90%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.90%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.95%) CCNA
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.95%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) GCP
1 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 27 (25.71%) Docker
2 12 (11.43%) Active Directory
3 11 (10.48%) Hyper-V
4 8 (7.62%) Ceph
5 7 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.86%) XenApp
6 3 (2.86%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.86%) XenServer
7 2 (1.90%) Squid
8 1 (0.95%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.95%) HDFS
8 1 (0.95%) Samba
8 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.95%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.95%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (22.86%) Puppet
2 17 (16.19%) Ansible
2 17 (16.19%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (14.29%) Kubernetes
4 6 (5.71%) Nagios
5 4 (3.81%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.81%) Prometheus
6 3 (2.86%) Terraform
7 2 (1.90%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (1.90%) Grafana
8 1 (0.95%) Cacti
8 1 (0.95%) Oozie
Vendors
1 15 (14.29%) Google
2 14 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.52%) VMware
4 7 (6.67%) Splunk
5 5 (4.76%) AppDynamics
5 5 (4.76%) NetApp
5 5 (4.76%) Oracle
5 5 (4.76%) Qualys
5 5 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.76%) WorldPay
6 4 (3.81%) Citrix
6 4 (3.81%) EMC
6 4 (3.81%) Veeam
7 3 (2.86%) Symantec
8 2 (1.90%) Juniper
8 2 (1.90%) New Relic
8 2 (1.90%) Samsung
9 1 (0.95%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.95%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.95%) Xamarin