Cloud Architect Jobs in England

Cloud Architect
UK > England

The median Cloud Architect salary in England is £80,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 18 May 2024.

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

6 months to
18 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 509 410 529
Rank change year-on-year -99 +119 -121
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 346 666 833
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.75% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.82% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 234 412 558
10th Percentile £60,000 £56,375 £66,250
25th Percentile £65,500 £75,000 £80,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £98,750 £92,500
Median % change year-on-year -18.99% +6.76% +8.82%
75th Percentile £110,000 £115,000 £108,438
90th Percentile £117,500 £120,000 £120,000
UK median annual salary £80,000 £95,000 £92,500
% change year-on-year -15.79% +2.70% +8.82%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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.

Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 81,760 80,739 129,993
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.54% 91.52% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 60,876 51,417 74,746
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,125 £45,000 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £60,800 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.83% +1.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £71,250 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £100,000 £97,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Cloud Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Cloud Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Architect in England

Cloud Architect
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Architect in England.

Salary trend for Cloud Architect in England

Cloud Architect
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Architect in England over the 6 months to 18 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Cloud Architect in England

Cloud Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 18 May 2024. 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
London -76 151 £95,000 -9.52% 27
North of England +38 59 £66,500 -2.94% 7
Midlands +6 45 £105,000 +44.83% 4
South West -41 45 £80,000 -5.88% 7
North West +3 41 £65,500 +10.04% 6
South East -3 41 £75,000 -16.67% 10
West Midlands +18 23 £110,000 +46.67% 3
East Midlands +1 22 £67,500 -5.26% 1
Yorkshire +74 17 £85,000 +24.06% 1
East of England -2 2 £83,250 -2.06% 1
North East -11 1 £97,500 +14.71%
Cloud Architect
UK

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2024, Cloud Architect job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Cloud Architect in the job title.

1 233 (67.34%) Azure
2 200 (57.80%) AWS
3 136 (39.31%) Public Cloud
4 125 (36.13%) GCP
5 118 (34.10%) Microsoft
5 118 (34.10%) Migration
6 102 (29.48%) Terraform
7 99 (28.61%) Infrastructure as Code
8 97 (28.03%) Google
9 95 (27.46%) DevOps
10 82 (23.70%) Agile
11 80 (23.12%) SaaS
12 79 (22.83%) Microsoft 365
12 79 (22.83%) Project Management
13 68 (19.65%) Finance
14 61 (17.63%) TOGAF
14 61 (17.63%) IaaS
14 61 (17.63%) PaaS
15 60 (17.34%) Social Skills
16 59 (17.05%) Presales
17 58 (16.76%) Actionable Insight
17 58 (16.76%) Presentation Skills
18 55 (15.90%) Degree
19 53 (15.32%) Security Cleared
19 53 (15.32%) Cloud Security
20 52 (15.03%) Configuration Management
21 50 (14.45%) Azure Certification
21 50 (14.45%) Cloud Native
22 49 (14.16%) Application Virtualisation
22 49 (14.16%) PKI

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (7.23%) Apache Spark
2 5 (1.45%) Apache
2 5 (1.45%) Apache Airflow
2 5 (1.45%) Microsoft Exchange
2 5 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.16%) IIS
4 1 (0.29%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.87%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.58%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 233 (67.34%) Azure
2 200 (57.80%) AWS
3 125 (36.13%) GCP
4 80 (23.12%) SaaS
5 79 (22.83%) Microsoft 365
6 61 (17.63%) IaaS
6 61 (17.63%) PaaS
7 35 (10.12%) Azure DevOps
8 25 (7.23%) AWS CloudFormation
9 18 (5.20%) GitHub
10 16 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
10 16 (4.62%) Serverless
11 13 (3.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 13 (3.76%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (3.76%) Amazon S3
11 13 (3.76%) AWS Lambda
11 13 (3.76%) Azure AKS
11 13 (3.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 10 (2.89%) Entra ID
13 9 (2.60%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.91%) VPN
2 11 (3.18%) Firewall
2 11 (3.18%) NGFW
3 7 (2.02%) Network Security
4 3 (0.87%) Internet
5 2 (0.58%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (0.58%) PBX
5 2 (0.58%) RTP
5 2 (0.58%) VoIP
6 1 (0.29%) 5G
6 1 (0.29%) Broadband
6 1 (0.29%) LAN
6 1 (0.29%) SD-WAN
6 1 (0.29%) WAN
6 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.23%) Data Mining
2 22 (6.36%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (5.78%) Apache Ignite
3 20 (5.78%) Hadoop
4 14 (4.05%) Data Lake
5 13 (3.76%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (2.60%) BigQuery
7 8 (2.31%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.73%) Big Data
9 5 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.16%) Power BI
10 4 (1.16%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.87%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.87%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.58%) MySQL
13 1 (0.29%) Metadata
13 1 (0.29%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (3.18%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.45%) GitLab
3 4 (1.16%) Terragrunt
4 3 (0.87%) Git
5 2 (0.58%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.58%) CircleCI
5 2 (0.58%) JIRA
5 2 (0.58%) JUnit
5 2 (0.58%) Selenium
5 2 (0.58%) Subversion
5 2 (0.58%) TestNG
5 2 (0.58%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
General
1 68 (19.65%) Finance
2 60 (17.34%) Social Skills
3 58 (16.76%) Presentation Skills
4 31 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (7.51%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 17 (4.91%) Public Sector
7 15 (4.34%) Banking
7 15 (4.34%) Retail
8 10 (2.89%) Retail Banking
9 6 (1.73%) Marketing
9 6 (1.73%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.16%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.16%) Legal
11 3 (0.87%) Electronics
11 3 (0.87%) French Language
11 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.87%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.58%) Automotive
12 2 (0.58%) Local Government
13 1 (0.29%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (7.51%) Kafka
2 16 (4.62%) ARM Templates
3 14 (4.05%) JSON
4 12 (3.47%) Middleware
5 11 (3.18%) YAML
6 6 (1.73%) CSS
7 5 (1.45%) Apache Beam
8 4 (1.16%) HTML5 Canvas
8 4 (1.16%) XML
9 3 (0.87%) OAuth
9 3 (0.87%) RESTful
9 3 (0.87%) SAML
9 3 (0.87%) Web Services
10 2 (0.58%) .NET
10 2 (0.58%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (0.58%) HTML
10 2 (0.58%) Lightning Web Components
10 2 (0.58%) Web Components
11 1 (0.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 136 (39.31%) Public Cloud
2 50 (14.45%) Cloud Native
3 49 (14.16%) PKI
4 21 (6.07%) Enterprise Cloud
5 19 (5.49%) Data Centre
6 17 (4.91%) Hybrid Cloud
7 14 (4.05%) IoT
8 13 (3.76%) Private Cloud
9 11 (3.18%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.73%) Legacy Systems
10 6 (1.73%) Security Posture
11 5 (1.45%) PMI
12 4 (1.16%) Analytical Mindset
12 4 (1.16%) Cloud Security Posture
12 4 (1.16%) Distributed Architecture
12 4 (1.16%) Product Ownership
13 3 (0.87%) Cyber Threat
13 3 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
14 2 (0.58%) Video\Live Streaming
14 2 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (10.69%) Linux
2 23 (6.65%) Windows
3 10 (2.89%) Ubuntu
3 10 (2.89%) Unix
4 8 (2.31%) Solaris
5 2 (0.58%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (34.10%) Migration
2 99 (28.61%) Infrastructure as Code
3 95 (27.46%) DevOps
4 82 (23.70%) Agile
5 79 (22.83%) Project Management
6 61 (17.63%) TOGAF
7 59 (17.05%) Presales
8 58 (16.76%) Actionable Insight
9 53 (15.32%) Cloud Security
10 52 (15.03%) Configuration Management
11 49 (14.16%) Application Virtualisation
12 43 (12.43%) Containerisation
13 41 (11.85%) Cybersecurity
14 30 (8.67%) CI/CD
14 30 (8.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 30 (8.67%) IT Strategy
14 30 (8.67%) Problem-Solving
14 30 (8.67%) Project Delivery
14 30 (8.67%) Roadmaps
15 29 (8.38%) Architectural Patterns
Programming Languages
1 42 (12.14%) Python
2 26 (7.51%) PowerShell
3 17 (4.91%) SQL
4 10 (2.89%) Bash
4 10 (2.89%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.02%) Java
6 5 (1.45%) Bicep
6 5 (1.45%) C#
7 4 (1.16%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.87%) C
9 2 (0.58%) Apex Code
9 2 (0.58%) Go
10 1 (0.29%) R
10 1 (0.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 55 (15.90%) Degree
2 53 (15.32%) Security Cleared
3 50 (14.45%) Azure Certification
4 33 (9.54%) AWS Certification
5 22 (6.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 21 (6.07%) SC Cleared
7 18 (5.20%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
7 18 (5.20%) DV Cleared
8 16 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (2.60%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
10 6 (1.73%) CISSP
10 6 (1.73%) TOGAF Certification
11 5 (1.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 5 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.45%) Master's Degree
11 5 (1.45%) PMI Certification
12 4 (1.16%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
13 2 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
14 1 (0.29%) CCSK
14 1 (0.29%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.89%) NIST
2 8 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.16%) NCSC
3 4 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.58%) GDPR
5 1 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 24 (6.94%) Docker
2 15 (4.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.47%) Virtual Desktop
4 11 (3.18%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (3.18%) vSphere
5 9 (2.60%) Active Directory
6 7 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.58%) Kamailio
7 2 (0.58%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.29%) LXC
Systems Management
1 102 (29.48%) Terraform
2 48 (13.87%) Kubernetes
3 24 (6.94%) Ansible
4 20 (5.78%) Puppet
5 4 (1.16%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 4 (1.16%) Progress Chef
6 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.58%) Kibana
7 2 (0.58%) logstash
7 2 (0.58%) Nagios
7 2 (0.58%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 118 (34.10%) Microsoft
2 97 (28.03%) Google
3 27 (7.80%) Citrix
4 15 (4.34%) VMware
5 9 (2.60%) Oracle
6 7 (2.02%) Databricks
6 7 (2.02%) Salesforce
7 6 (1.73%) New Relic
7 6 (1.73%) PagerDuty
7 6 (1.73%) SAP
8 4 (1.16%) MuleSoft
9 3 (0.87%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.58%) BiZZdesign
10 2 (0.58%) Cisco
10 2 (0.58%) Dialogic
10 2 (0.58%) NetApp
10 2 (0.58%) Okta
10 2 (0.58%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.58%) Ribbon
10 2 (0.58%) Splunk