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The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £53,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

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
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 125 142 131
Rank change year-on-year +17 -11 +73
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 195 68 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.58% 1.49% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 1.62% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 88 58 40
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £37,375
25th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £39,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.72% +8.33% -25.00%
75th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,313
90th Percentile £66,625 £61,250 £62,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +4.17%

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 6,796 4,193 3,454
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.07% 91.83% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3,019 2,504 2,694
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,250 £26,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £46,158
Median % change year-on-year - +8.32% -2.83%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,375 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Cloud Engineer in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -3 113 £50,000 -9.09% 10
Hertfordshire +21 72 £55,000 +46.67% 4
Essex -35 11 £60,000 +33.33%
Norfolk - 4 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire -23 2 £67,500 +58.82%
Suffolk - 1 - - 3
Cloud Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, Cloud Engineer job roles required 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 East of England region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 142 (72.82%) AWS
2 127 (65.13%) Azure
3 112 (57.44%) DevOps
4 85 (43.59%) Terraform
5 82 (42.05%) Mentoring
6 71 (36.41%) Windows
7 67 (34.36%) Configuration Management
8 59 (30.26%) Kubernetes
9 58 (29.74%) Linux
9 58 (29.74%) Infrastructure as Code
10 55 (28.21%) Microsoft
11 53 (27.18%) Python
12 50 (25.64%) C#
13 49 (25.13%) CI/CD
14 48 (24.62%) PowerShell
15 47 (24.10%) Ansible
15 47 (24.10%) Microsoft 365
15 47 (24.10%) Active Directory
16 45 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
17 44 (22.56%) .NET
18 42 (21.54%) Java
18 42 (21.54%) Social Skills
19 41 (21.03%) GCP
20 40 (20.51%) Software Engineering
20 40 (20.51%) Windows Server
21 38 (19.49%) Docker
22 36 (18.46%) GitLab
23 35 (17.95%) ITIL
24 33 (16.92%) Degree
24 33 (16.92%) Windows Server 2012

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 20 (10.26%) Skype for Business
2 16 (8.21%) OpenStack
2 16 (8.21%) SharePoint
3 14 (7.18%) Apache
3 14 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (3.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (4.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.05%) Exstream
2 3 (1.54%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 142 (72.82%) AWS
2 127 (65.13%) Azure
3 47 (24.10%) Microsoft 365
4 41 (21.03%) GCP
5 28 (14.36%) IaaS
6 25 (12.82%) Serverless
7 21 (10.77%) Azure Active Directory
8 17 (8.72%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 16 (8.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 16 (8.21%) OpenShift
9 16 (8.21%) PaaS
9 16 (8.21%) SaaS
10 13 (6.67%) Azure DevOps
10 13 (6.67%) GitHub
11 12 (6.15%) Amazon S3
11 12 (6.15%) GitHub Actions
12 11 (5.64%) OneDrive
13 10 (5.13%) Cloud Functions
13 10 (5.13%) Dialogflow
13 10 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.41%) DNS
2 25 (12.82%) DHCP
3 20 (10.26%) Skype
4 19 (9.74%) Wireless
5 16 (8.21%) Firewall
5 16 (8.21%) NAS
5 16 (8.21%) SAN
6 12 (6.15%) Internet
7 9 (4.62%) LAN
7 9 (4.62%) WAN
8 5 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (2.56%) TCP/IP
9 4 (2.05%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (2.05%) SMTP
9 4 (2.05%) VoIP
10 2 (1.03%) VPN
11 1 (0.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.72%) Relational Database
3 16 (8.21%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (5.13%) BigQuery
4 10 (5.13%) Cloud Spanner
5 8 (4.10%) Big Data
5 8 (4.10%) Data Lake
6 5 (2.56%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.05%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.05%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.05%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.03%) MySQL
10 1 (0.51%) DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 36 (18.46%) GitLab
2 17 (8.72%) TeamCity
3 12 (6.15%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.10%) JIRA
4 8 (4.10%) Spinnaker
5 6 (3.08%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.51%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.51%) JUnit
6 1 (0.51%) Maven
6 1 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 42 (21.54%) Social Skills
2 19 (9.74%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 17 (8.72%) Finance
4 16 (8.21%) Games
5 10 (5.13%) Manufacturing
6 8 (4.10%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (3.59%) Law
7 7 (3.59%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.54%) Documentation Skills
9 2 (1.03%) Police
10 1 (0.51%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.51%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (22.56%) .NET
2 12 (6.15%) Elastic Stack
3 10 (5.13%) Apache Beam
4 8 (4.10%) Middleware
5 7 (3.59%) CSS
5 7 (3.59%) HTML
6 6 (3.08%) .NET Framework
6 6 (3.08%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.03%) .NET Core
7 2 (1.03%) ARM Templates
8 1 (0.51%) ADO
8 1 (0.51%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.51%) Kafka
8 1 (0.51%) Loki
8 1 (0.51%) Node.js
8 1 (0.51%) React
8 1 (0.51%) REST
8 1 (0.51%) RESTful
8 1 (0.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.79%) Algorithms
2 22 (11.28%) Replication
3 17 (8.72%) Public Cloud
4 16 (8.21%) PKI
4 16 (8.21%) Private Cloud
5 15 (7.69%) Cloud Native
5 15 (7.69%) Smart Home
5 15 (7.69%) User Experience
6 14 (7.18%) Data Centre
7 10 (5.13%) Data Structures
7 10 (5.13%) Legacy Applications
7 10 (5.13%) Life Science
8 9 (4.62%) Management Information System
8 9 (4.62%) Virtual Team
9 8 (4.10%) GPGPU
10 5 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (2.05%) Biotechnology
11 4 (2.05%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (2.05%) NHS
12 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 71 (36.41%) Windows
2 58 (29.74%) Linux
3 40 (20.51%) Windows Server
4 33 (16.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (8.21%) CentOS
5 16 (8.21%) Oracle Linux
6 13 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (6.67%) Windows Server 2016
6 13 (6.67%) Windows Server 2019
7 8 (4.10%) Mac OS
7 8 (4.10%) Mac OS X
7 8 (4.10%) Solaris
8 4 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.51%) Android
9 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (57.44%) DevOps
2 82 (42.05%) Mentoring
3 67 (34.36%) Configuration Management
4 58 (29.74%) Infrastructure as Code
5 49 (25.13%) CI/CD
6 45 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
7 40 (20.51%) Software Engineering
8 35 (17.95%) ITIL
9 32 (16.41%) Service Delivery
10 31 (15.90%) Change Management
11 29 (14.87%) Cloud Operations
11 29 (14.87%) Identity Management
12 26 (13.33%) Incident Management
13 23 (11.79%) Agile
14 20 (10.26%) Microservices
14 20 (10.26%) Migration
15 19 (9.74%) Scrum
16 18 (9.23%) Kanban
16 18 (9.23%) Service Design
17 15 (7.69%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 53 (27.18%) Python
2 50 (25.64%) C#
3 48 (24.62%) PowerShell
4 42 (21.54%) Java
5 31 (15.90%) JavaScript
6 30 (15.38%) Go
6 30 (15.38%) SQL
7 14 (7.18%) Bash
8 8 (4.10%) Scala
9 4 (2.05%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.03%) Bicep
11 1 (0.51%) Ruby
11 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (16.92%) Degree
2 27 (13.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 20 (10.26%) AWS Certification
4 16 (8.21%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (7.18%) SC Cleared
5 14 (7.18%) Security Cleared
6 12 (6.15%) CCNA
7 10 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (5.13%) MCSE
7 10 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (3.08%) MCSA
9 5 (2.56%) CISSP
9 5 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.05%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 4 (2.05%) CCNP
10 4 (2.05%) NCDA
11 1 (0.51%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (16.41%) SLA
2 19 (9.74%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.08%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 47 (24.10%) Active Directory
2 38 (19.49%) Docker
3 29 (14.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (9.74%) Hyper-V
5 18 (9.23%) vSphere
6 10 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (5.13%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (4.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 8 (4.10%) LXC
8 8 (4.10%) Xen
9 4 (2.05%) NFS
9 4 (2.05%) Samba
Systems Management
1 85 (43.59%) Terraform
2 59 (30.26%) Kubernetes
3 47 (24.10%) Ansible
4 25 (12.82%) SCCM
5 21 (10.77%) Grafana
6 17 (8.72%) Microsoft Intune
7 14 (7.18%) SCVMM
8 8 (4.10%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 8 (4.10%) Cisco IPCC
8 8 (4.10%) Graphite
8 8 (4.10%) Graylog
8 8 (4.10%) Kibana
8 8 (4.10%) logstash
8 8 (4.10%) Nagios
8 8 (4.10%) Rancher
8 8 (4.10%) ZABBIX
9 5 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (1.54%) Argo
10 3 (1.54%) Puppet
11 1 (0.51%) Nessus
Vendors
1 55 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 30 (15.38%) VMware
3 29 (14.87%) Google
4 20 (10.26%) Oracle
4 20 (10.26%) Red Hat
5 14 (7.18%) Citrix
6 9 (4.62%) Cisco
7 8 (4.10%) Atlassian
7 8 (4.10%) CloudEndure
7 8 (4.10%) Databricks
7 8 (4.10%) Splunk
8 5 (2.56%) Meraki
9 4 (2.05%) NetApp
9 4 (2.05%) OpenText
10 3 (1.54%) FIS
10 3 (1.54%) TOWER Software
10 3 (1.54%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.51%) AVEVA
11 1 (0.51%) Facebook
11 1 (0.51%) PagerDuty