Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 443 443 471
Rank change year-on-year 0 +28 +63
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 1114 1202 1260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.66% 0.67% 0.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.49% 5.10% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 820 953 951
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -1.87%

Cloud Computing is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 31880 23588 19277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.84% 13.14% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26526 19991 16146
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,820 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.31% +3.64% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in England

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in England

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cloud Computing in England

Cloud Computing
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 Computing within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
London +16 579 £65,000 +8.33% 66
South East -65 234 £55,000 - 15
East of England +24 98 £50,000 - 13
North of England -19 87 £50,000 -4.76% 21
Midlands +22 63 £65,000 +41.30% 8
North West -36 58 £50,000 -4.76% 12
West Midlands +9 53 £65,000 +20.93% 1
South West +25 51 £52,500 +31.25% 5
Yorkshire +19 23 £45,000 -37.28% 6
East Midlands +25 10 £31,250 -30.56% 7
North East +11 6 £42,500 +51.79% 3
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 442 (39.68%) Amazon AWS
2 382 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 326 (29.26%) Java
4 321 (28.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 291 (26.12%) Linux
6 264 (23.70%) Python
7 252 (22.62%) SQL
8 226 (20.29%) Microsoft
9 215 (19.30%) SQL Server
10 213 (19.12%) Degree
11 210 (18.85%) JavaScript
12 197 (17.68%) Windows
13 193 (17.32%) Web Services
14 184 (16.52%) Software Engineering
15 179 (16.07%) DevOps
16 177 (15.89%) Finance
17 166 (14.90%) Big Data
18 144 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
19 140 (12.57%) Docker
20 139 (12.48%) CSS
21 136 (12.21%) C#
22 134 (12.03%) HTML
23 130 (11.67%) .NET
24 129 (11.58%) ITIL
25 124 (11.13%) Computer Science
25 124 (11.13%) NoSQL
26 121 (10.86%) TDD
27 119 (10.68%) Open Source
27 119 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
28 118 (10.59%) AngularJS

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 70 (6.28%) Elasticsearch
2 58 (5.21%) Apache
3 50 (4.49%) Tomcat
4 46 (4.13%) Apache Spark
5 40 (3.59%) SharePoint
6 37 (3.32%) OpenStack
7 28 (2.51%) SAS
8 25 (2.24%) nginx
9 23 (2.06%) IIS
10 20 (1.80%) MS Exchange
11 19 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
12 15 (1.35%) Ethereum
12 15 (1.35%) Hyperledger
13 14 (1.26%) Skype for Business
14 12 (1.08%) Apache Solr
15 11 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (0.99%) JBoss
16 10 (0.90%) Apache Pig
16 10 (0.90%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (1.97%) SPSS
3 20 (1.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (1.80%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.18%) Camtasia
7 2 (0.18%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.18%) Mingle
8 1 (0.090%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.090%) InVision
8 1 (0.090%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 7 (0.63%) R3 Corda
2 6 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.45%) Oracle CRM
4 4 (0.36%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.36%) RMDS
5 3 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.27%) Lawson
5 3 (0.27%) Magento
5 3 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.18%) BASE24
6 2 (0.18%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.090%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.090%) FastStats PeopleStage
7 1 (0.090%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.090%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.090%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.090%) Unica
7 1 (0.090%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 442 (39.68%) Amazon AWS
2 321 (28.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 110 (9.87%) SaaS
4 106 (9.52%) Office 365
5 79 (7.09%) IaaS
5 79 (7.09%) PaaS
6 61 (5.48%) Google Cloud Platform
7 58 (5.21%) GitHub
8 21 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
9 20 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
10 19 (1.71%) Serverless
11 16 (1.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 12 (1.08%) Google App Engine
13 10 (0.90%) G Suite
14 8 (0.72%) Azure Machine Learning
15 7 (0.63%) Amazon EMR
15 7 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
15 7 (0.63%) Google Compute Engine
16 6 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
17 5 (0.45%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 77 (6.91%) Internet
2 62 (5.57%) TCP/IP
3 44 (3.95%) Firewall
4 43 (3.86%) DNS
5 38 (3.41%) VPN
6 24 (2.15%) IPsec
7 21 (1.89%) Wireless
8 20 (1.80%) LAN
8 20 (1.80%) Network Security
9 19 (1.71%) DHCP
9 19 (1.71%) HTTP
9 19 (1.71%) WAN
10 14 (1.26%) SAN
11 13 (1.17%) VoIP
12 12 (1.08%) BGP
12 12 (1.08%) Ethernet
12 12 (1.08%) OSPF
12 12 (1.08%) Remote Desktop
13 11 (0.99%) 5G
14 10 (0.90%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (19.30%) SQL Server
2 166 (14.90%) Big Data
3 124 (11.13%) NoSQL
4 113 (10.14%) MySQL
5 94 (8.44%) Hadoop
6 66 (5.92%) MongoDB
7 65 (5.83%) Relational Database
8 45 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 44 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 39 (3.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 39 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
11 34 (3.05%) RDBMS
12 31 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
13 29 (2.60%) Apache Hive
14 25 (2.24%) Redis
15 23 (2.06%) HBase
16 22 (1.97%) Blockchain
17 20 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
18 15 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
19 14 (1.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 109 (9.78%) Git (software)
2 94 (8.44%) Jenkins
3 38 (3.41%) Maven
4 36 (3.23%) Subversion
5 32 (2.87%) JIRA
5 32 (2.87%) Selenium
6 25 (2.24%) TeamCity
7 24 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (2.15%) Vagrant
8 23 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 21 (1.89%) Cucumber
10 19 (1.71%) Hudson
11 18 (1.62%) PHPUnit
12 16 (1.44%) Visual Studio
13 13 (1.17%) Mercurial
13 13 (1.17%) webpack
14 12 (1.08%) Codeception
14 12 (1.08%) Eclipse
14 12 (1.08%) gulp
15 10 (0.90%) Babel
General
1 177 (15.89%) Finance
2 108 (9.69%) Retail
3 89 (7.99%) Telecoms
4 61 (5.48%) Marketing
5 47 (4.22%) Games
6 40 (3.59%) Banking
7 39 (3.50%) Manufacturing
8 32 (2.87%) Electronics
9 21 (1.89%) Advertising
9 21 (1.89%) Publishing
10 17 (1.53%) Legal
11 12 (1.08%) Law
12 10 (0.90%) Front Office
13 8 (0.72%) Military
14 7 (0.63%) Mandarin Language
15 5 (0.45%) French Language
16 3 (0.27%) Billing
16 3 (0.27%) Multimedia
17 2 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
17 2 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 286 (25.67%) Developer
2 193 (17.32%) Architect
3 83 (7.45%) Software Engineer
4 79 (7.09%) Java Developer
5 65 (5.83%) Solutions Architect
6 63 (5.66%) Consultant
7 57 (5.12%) Cloud Engineer
8 53 (4.76%) Analyst
8 53 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
9 52 (4.67%) .NET Developer
10 50 (4.49%) Cloud Architect
11 49 (4.40%) Senior Developer
12 48 (4.31%) JavaScript Developer
13 47 (4.22%) C# Developer
14 45 (4.04%) AWS Architect
14 45 (4.04%) Technical Architect
15 44 (3.95%) Systems Engineer
16 40 (3.59%) Software Developer
17 37 (3.32%) C# .NET Developer
18 36 (3.23%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (17.32%) Web Services
2 139 (12.48%) CSS
3 134 (12.03%) HTML
4 130 (11.67%) .NET
5 118 (10.59%) AngularJS
6 83 (7.45%) JSON
7 79 (7.09%) Node.js
8 74 (6.64%) Spring
9 72 (6.46%) HTML5
9 72 (6.46%) RESTful
10 61 (5.48%) React
10 61 (5.48%) REST
11 60 (5.39%) jQuery
12 59 (5.30%) ASP.NET
13 55 (4.94%) Middleware
14 51 (4.58%) XML
15 46 (4.13%) CSS3
16 35 (3.14%) ASP.NET Web API
16 35 (3.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 33 (2.96%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 124 (11.13%) Computer Science
2 119 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
3 88 (7.90%) Data Centre
4 79 (7.09%) Management Information System
5 54 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
6 50 (4.49%) Public Cloud
7 49 (4.40%) User Experience
8 47 (4.22%) Private Cloud
9 45 (4.04%) Hybrid Cloud
10 38 (3.41%) Algorithms
10 38 (3.41%) Internet of Things
11 30 (2.69%) Greenfield Project
12 29 (2.60%) Fintech
13 27 (2.42%) Data Structures
14 22 (1.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 18 (1.62%) Client/Server
15 18 (1.62%) Digital Media
16 16 (1.44%) Replication
17 14 (1.26%) Mobile App
18 13 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 291 (26.12%) Linux
2 197 (17.68%) Windows
3 83 (7.45%) Unix
4 77 (6.91%) Windows Server
5 39 (3.50%) Ubuntu
6 36 (3.23%) CentOS
7 33 (2.96%) Android
8 31 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 28 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (1.80%) Apple iOS
11 20 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (1.26%) Debian
13 11 (0.99%) Windows 7
13 11 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
14 10 (0.90%) Mac OS
15 7 (0.63%) Windows 10
16 5 (0.45%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.27%) Data ONTAP
18 2 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (16.52%) Software Engineering
3 179 (16.07%) DevOps
4 144 (12.93%) Continuous Integration
5 129 (11.58%) ITIL
6 121 (10.86%) TDD
7 119 (10.68%) Open Source
8 114 (10.23%) Scrum
9 112 (10.05%) Analytics
10 109 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
11 107 (9.61%) Presales
12 96 (8.62%) Project Management
13 95 (8.53%) Machine Learning
14 92 (8.26%) Microservices
15 89 (7.99%) Test Automation
16 86 (7.72%) MVC
17 83 (7.45%) Web Development
18 82 (7.36%) TOGAF
19 77 (6.91%) Mentoring
20 69 (6.19%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 326 (29.26%) Java
2 264 (23.70%) Python
3 252 (22.62%) SQL
4 210 (18.85%) JavaScript
5 136 (12.21%) C#
6 113 (10.14%) C++
7 79 (7.09%) Perl
8 76 (6.82%) C
8 76 (6.82%) PHP
9 49 (4.40%) Ruby
10 47 (4.22%) PowerShell
11 44 (3.95%) Bash Shell
12 38 (3.41%) Shell Script
13 37 (3.32%) R
14 35 (3.14%) Scala
15 25 (2.24%) Go
16 15 (1.35%) ES6
16 15 (1.35%) TypeScript
17 12 (1.08%) Solidity
18 11 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 213 (19.12%) Degree
2 69 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 55 (4.94%) Security Cleared
4 45 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 32 (2.87%) ITIL Certification
7 31 (2.78%) PhD
8 23 (2.06%) MCSE
9 21 (1.89%) Master's Degree
10 17 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (1.44%) CCNA
12 15 (1.35%) PMI Certification
13 12 (1.08%) DV Cleared
14 11 (0.99%) CISSP
15 10 (0.90%) MCSA
15 10 (0.90%) MCSD
15 10 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
16 7 (0.63%) CCDA
16 7 (0.63%) CCNP
17 6 (0.54%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (6.37%) QA
2 43 (3.86%) SLA
3 12 (1.08%) GCP
3 12 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.72%) COBIT
4 8 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.63%) GDPR
6 5 (0.45%) HIPAA
6 5 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (0.45%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 2 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.18%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.18%) PMO
7 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.090%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 140 (12.57%) Docker
2 98 (8.80%) Active Directory
3 77 (6.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (3.59%) vSphere
5 37 (3.32%) Hyper-V
6 13 (1.17%) HDFS
7 12 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (0.81%) Apache Flume
10 8 (0.72%) XenApp
11 7 (0.63%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.54%) Ceph
12 6 (0.54%) GPFS
12 6 (0.54%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 6 (0.54%) Terminal Services
12 6 (0.54%) VMware NSX
12 6 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (0.45%) KVM
13 5 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 94 (8.44%) Puppet
2 71 (6.37%) Ansible
3 66 (5.92%) Opscode Chef
4 61 (5.48%) Kubernetes
5 46 (4.13%) Terraform
6 38 (3.41%) SCCM
7 22 (1.97%) Packer
8 13 (1.17%) Icinga
9 12 (1.08%) Capistrano
9 12 (1.08%) Consul
9 12 (1.08%) Mesos
9 12 (1.08%) vCenter Server
10 11 (0.99%) Nagios
10 11 (0.99%) Salt
11 10 (0.90%) Docker Swarm
12 8 (0.72%) CFEngine
12 8 (0.72%) rkt
13 7 (0.63%) SCVMM
14 6 (0.54%) Grafana
15 4 (0.36%) Rancher
Vendors
1 226 (20.29%) Microsoft
2 112 (10.05%) Oracle
3 104 (9.34%) VMware
4 82 (7.36%) Google
5 60 (5.39%) Cisco
6 51 (4.58%) HP
6 51 (4.58%) SAP
7 47 (4.22%) Citrix
8 28 (2.51%) Red Hat
9 21 (1.89%) Tableau
10 20 (1.80%) Teradata
11 19 (1.71%) Adobe
12 18 (1.62%) ArcSight
12 18 (1.62%) Jaspersoft
13 17 (1.53%) Hortonworks
13 17 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
13 17 (1.53%) ServiceNow
13 17 (1.53%) Sybase
14 15 (1.35%) IBM
14 15 (1.35%) New Relic