Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 23 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 256 298
Rank change year-on-year +12 +42 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 86 101 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.82% 0.86% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.89% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 71 96 79
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £41,875 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £60,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 10,209 11,357 12,635
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 97.08% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7,777 9,366 10,526
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,963 £26,250 £25,025
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 October 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 October 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
Cambridgeshire +37 47 £50,000 -16.67% 8
Hertfordshire -4 34 £55,000 - 5
Bedfordshire -8 3 £57,500 +91.67% 1
Norfolk +15 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Cloud Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 41 (47.67%) DevOps
2 40 (46.51%) Linux
3 39 (45.35%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (38.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 32 (37.21%) Python
6 23 (26.74%) Docker
7 22 (25.58%) PowerShell
7 22 (25.58%) Configuration Management
8 18 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (19.77%) Artificial Intelligence
9 17 (19.77%) Kubernetes
9 17 (19.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 16 (18.60%) Machine Learning
10 16 (18.60%) Mathematics
11 15 (17.44%) Active Directory
11 15 (17.44%) SQL
11 15 (17.44%) Bash Shell
12 14 (16.28%) Google Cloud Platform
12 14 (16.28%) Public Cloud
12 14 (16.28%) Web Services
12 14 (16.28%) Windows
13 13 (15.12%) .NET
13 13 (15.12%) Google
13 13 (15.12%) Hyper-V
14 12 (13.95%) Data Centre
14 12 (13.95%) Ansible
14 12 (13.95%) Jenkins
14 12 (13.95%) Firewall
15 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
15 11 (12.79%) Puppet

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 8 (9.30%) IIS
2 4 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.49%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.16%) Apache
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 39 (45.35%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (38.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (16.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (11.63%) Office 365
5 8 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (9.30%) SaaS
6 3 (3.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (3.49%) OpenShift
7 2 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.33%) G Suite
7 2 (2.33%) GitHub
7 2 (2.33%) IaaS
7 2 (2.33%) PaaS
8 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.16%) Mimecast
8 1 (1.16%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) Firewall
2 8 (9.30%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.14%) DNS
3 7 (8.14%) Internet
3 7 (8.14%) MRTG
4 6 (6.98%) BGP
4 6 (6.98%) OSPF
5 5 (5.81%) LAN
5 5 (5.81%) MPLS
5 5 (5.81%) RTP
5 5 (5.81%) VoIP
5 5 (5.81%) WAN
5 5 (5.81%) Wireshark
6 4 (4.65%) DSL
6 4 (4.65%) iSCSI
6 4 (4.65%) Wireless
6 4 (4.65%) WLAN
7 3 (3.49%) Network Security
8 2 (2.33%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
2 6 (6.98%) Big Data
2 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.49%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.33%) InfluxDB
5 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.16%) HBase
6 1 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Jenkins
2 8 (9.30%) Visual Studio
3 7 (8.14%) JIRA
3 7 (8.14%) Selenium
3 7 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.98%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.49%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.33%) CF BOSH
6 2 (2.33%) Maven
6 2 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.16%) Codeship
7 1 (1.16%) GitLab
7 1 (1.16%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.16%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (5.81%) Retail
2 3 (3.49%) Advertising
2 3 (3.49%) Finance
3 1 (1.16%) Legal
3 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.28%) Web Services
2 13 (15.12%) .NET
3 3 (3.49%) Node.js
4 2 (2.33%) Akka
4 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.33%) LAMP
4 2 (2.33%) Spring
5 1 (1.16%) Django
5 1 (1.16%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Public Cloud
2 12 (13.95%) Data Centre
3 8 (9.30%) Algorithms
4 7 (8.14%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.81%) iPhone
7 4 (4.65%) Private Cloud
8 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.49%) Cloud Native
9 2 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (46.51%) Linux
2 14 (16.28%) Windows
3 5 (5.81%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.65%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.49%) Unix
6 2 (2.33%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.16%) CentOS
7 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.67%) DevOps
2 22 (25.58%) Configuration Management
3 18 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (19.77%) Artificial Intelligence
4 17 (19.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 16 (18.60%) Machine Learning
5 16 (18.60%) Mathematics
6 10 (11.63%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 9 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (9.30%) Physics
9 7 (8.14%) Decision-Making
9 7 (8.14%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (8.14%) Test Automation
10 6 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.98%) Problem Management
10 6 (6.98%) Reinforcement Learning
10 6 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (5.81%) Build Automation
11 5 (5.81%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.21%) Python
2 22 (25.58%) PowerShell
3 15 (17.44%) Bash Shell
3 15 (17.44%) SQL
4 10 (11.63%) Ruby
5 9 (10.47%) C#
6 7 (8.14%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.98%) Java
8 4 (4.65%) Perl
9 3 (3.49%) C++
10 2 (2.33%) PHP
10 2 (2.33%) Scala
11 1 (1.16%) C
11 1 (1.16%) Go
11 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (9.30%) CCNA
1 8 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (5.81%) Degree
3 4 (4.65%) MCSA
3 4 (4.65%) MCSE
3 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.65%) PhD
4 3 (3.49%) CCNP
5 2 (2.33%) AWS Certification
5 2 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.33%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.14%) QA
System Software
1 23 (26.74%) Docker
2 15 (17.44%) Active Directory
3 13 (15.12%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.30%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.16%) Samba
6 1 (1.16%) Squid
6 1 (1.16%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (19.77%) Kubernetes
2 12 (13.95%) Ansible
3 11 (12.79%) Puppet
4 9 (10.47%) Nagios
5 8 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (9.30%) Prometheus
6 7 (8.14%) Cacti
7 6 (6.98%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (4.65%) Grafana
9 3 (3.49%) Terraform
10 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
10 1 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (1.16%) SCCM
10 1 (1.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (15.12%) Google
2 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.63%) Splunk
3 10 (11.63%) VMware
4 9 (10.47%) Cisco
4 9 (10.47%) Juniper
5 7 (8.14%) CheckPoint
5 7 (8.14%) Fortinet
6 5 (5.81%) NetApp
6 5 (5.81%) Samsung
7 4 (4.65%) EMC
7 4 (4.65%) Meraki
7 4 (4.65%) New Relic
8 3 (3.49%) HP
8 3 (3.49%) WorldPay
9 2 (2.33%) Citrix
9 2 (2.33%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.33%) Oracle
9 2 (2.33%) Qualys
9 2 (2.33%) Red Hat