Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK > England
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 374 417 447
Rank change year-on-year +43 +30 +60
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 1,328 1,203 1,304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.80% 0.72% 0.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.89% 5.18% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 978 853 1,019
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -1.87%
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,450 £31,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,000 £83,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -0.94%

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 34,146 23,220 20,447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.69% 13.99% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 28,606 19,622 17,355
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 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
London +71 722 £65,000 - 106
South East -69 212 £60,000 -1.64% 35
East of England +59 151 £55,000 +15.79% 23
North of England +44 146 £50,000 -4.76% 22
North West +10 81 £50,000 -4.76% 13
Midlands -32 54 £62,500 +47.06% 10
Yorkshire +26 50 £50,000 -13.04% 6
South West +5 42 £47,500 - 10
West Midlands -39 31 £55,000 +22.22% 6
East Midlands -15 23 £62,500 +47.06% 4
North East -12 15 £60,000 - 3
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned 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 England region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 555 (41.79%) Amazon AWS
2 487 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 415 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 354 (26.66%) Microsoft
5 350 (26.36%) Linux
6 326 (24.55%) Java
7 289 (21.76%) SQL
8 281 (21.16%) Python
9 279 (21.01%) Finance
10 277 (20.86%) DevOps
11 260 (19.58%) Windows
12 243 (18.30%) SQL Server
12 243 (18.30%) Degree
13 232 (17.47%) Docker
14 222 (16.72%) JavaScript
15 216 (16.27%) Web Services
16 186 (14.01%) SaaS
17 185 (13.93%) NoSQL
18 181 (13.63%) Git (software)
19 178 (13.40%) Office 365
20 163 (12.27%) Continuous Integration
21 158 (11.90%) TDD
22 155 (11.67%) Telecoms
23 153 (11.52%) Software Engineering
24 151 (11.37%) Oracle
25 148 (11.14%) Test Automation
26 143 (10.77%) PaaS
26 143 (10.77%) Analytics
27 140 (10.54%) IaaS
28 139 (10.47%) Jenkins

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 60 (4.52%) Elasticsearch
2 54 (4.07%) SharePoint
3 50 (3.77%) Apache
4 45 (3.39%) MS Exchange
5 38 (2.86%) Apache Spark
6 37 (2.79%) Tomcat
7 36 (2.71%) Ethereum
8 34 (2.56%) SAS
9 29 (2.18%) nginx
10 28 (2.11%) IIS
11 25 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
11 25 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
12 24 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
13 23 (1.73%) OpenStack
14 19 (1.43%) WebSphere
15 16 (1.20%) JBoss
16 15 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 14 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
18 13 (0.98%) Skype for Business
19 12 (0.90%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 37 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (1.88%) SPSS
4 15 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.30%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.30%) Mingle
7 3 (0.23%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.075%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.075%) Weka
Business Applications
1 32 (2.41%) Distributed Ledger
2 22 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (1.51%) NetSuite
4 19 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.90%) Hyperion Planning
6 7 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
6 7 (0.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (0.38%) Lawson
8 4 (0.30%) CSG Singleview
8 4 (0.30%) PeopleSoft CRM
9 3 (0.23%) R3 Corda
9 3 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
9 3 (0.23%) SDL Web 8
10 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.15%) RMDS
11 1 (0.075%) FastStats PeopleStage
11 1 (0.075%) JDE OneWorld
11 1 (0.075%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 555 (41.79%) Amazon AWS
2 487 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 186 (14.01%) SaaS
4 178 (13.40%) Office 365
5 143 (10.77%) PaaS
6 140 (10.54%) IaaS
7 65 (4.89%) GitHub
8 63 (4.74%) Google Cloud Platform
9 61 (4.59%) Serverless
10 46 (3.46%) Amazon EC2
11 37 (2.79%) AWS CloudFormation
12 22 (1.66%) IBM Cloud
13 19 (1.43%) Amazon S3
13 19 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
14 18 (1.36%) Bluemix
15 16 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
16 13 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 12 (0.90%) Azure Machine Learning
18 11 (0.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
19 10 (0.75%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 98 (7.38%) DNS
2 89 (6.70%) Firewall
3 77 (5.80%) TCP/IP
4 73 (5.50%) VPN
5 70 (5.27%) Internet
6 62 (4.67%) Network Security
7 50 (3.77%) DHCP
8 49 (3.69%) HTTP
9 46 (3.46%) WAN
10 41 (3.09%) Wireless
11 33 (2.48%) IPsec
12 31 (2.33%) SAN
13 29 (2.18%) LAN
14 26 (1.96%) VoIP
15 22 (1.66%) Wireless Security
16 21 (1.58%) VLAN
17 19 (1.43%) VPLS
18 18 (1.36%) Remote Desktop
19 17 (1.28%) DWDM
19 17 (1.28%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (18.30%) SQL Server
2 185 (13.93%) NoSQL
3 135 (10.17%) MySQL
4 134 (10.09%) Relational Database
5 118 (8.89%) Big Data
6 93 (7.00%) MongoDB
7 72 (5.42%) PostgreSQL
8 64 (4.82%) RDBMS
9 63 (4.74%) Redis
10 57 (4.29%) Hadoop
11 51 (3.84%) Blockchain
11 51 (3.84%) Data Warehouse
12 48 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 41 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 36 (2.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 30 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
16 28 (2.11%) HBase
17 27 (2.03%) Neo4j
18 21 (1.58%) Oracle Database
18 21 (1.58%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 181 (13.63%) Git (software)
2 139 (10.47%) Jenkins
3 58 (4.37%) Subversion
4 55 (4.14%) Maven
5 44 (3.31%) Selenium
6 36 (2.71%) TeamCity
7 35 (2.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 34 (2.56%) Vagrant
9 26 (1.96%) JUnit
9 26 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
10 25 (1.88%) Cucumber
10 25 (1.88%) gulp
10 25 (1.88%) JIRA
11 23 (1.73%) Ant
11 23 (1.73%) Visual Studio
12 22 (1.66%) Gradle
13 19 (1.43%) Babel
14 18 (1.36%) Mocha
14 18 (1.36%) WebDriver
15 17 (1.28%) Hudson
General
1 279 (21.01%) Finance
2 155 (11.67%) Telecoms
3 103 (7.76%) Retail
4 60 (4.52%) Banking
4 60 (4.52%) Marketing
5 49 (3.69%) Games
6 24 (1.81%) Legal
7 23 (1.73%) Advertising
8 20 (1.51%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.05%) Mandarin Language
10 11 (0.83%) Electronics
10 11 (0.83%) Law
10 11 (0.83%) Publishing
10 11 (0.83%) Spanish Language
11 10 (0.75%) German Language
12 8 (0.60%) Front Office
13 7 (0.53%) Back Office
13 7 (0.53%) French Language
13 7 (0.53%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 304 (22.89%) Developer
2 197 (14.83%) Architect
3 91 (6.85%) Java Developer
4 89 (6.70%) Analyst
5 84 (6.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 83 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
7 77 (5.80%) Consultant
7 77 (5.80%) Software Engineer
8 68 (5.12%) DevOps Engineer
9 65 (4.89%) Cloud Architect
9 65 (4.89%) Senior Developer
10 49 (3.69%) .NET Developer
10 49 (3.69%) Systems Engineer
11 48 (3.61%) C# Developer
12 47 (3.54%) Technical Architect
13 46 (3.46%) Node.js Developer
14 42 (3.16%) Infrastructure Manager
15 40 (3.01%) AWS Architect
15 40 (3.01%) C# .NET Developer
16 39 (2.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (16.27%) Web Services
2 134 (10.09%) .NET
3 124 (9.34%) HTML
4 120 (9.04%) Node.js
5 116 (8.73%) CSS
6 99 (7.45%) REST
7 96 (7.23%) AngularJS
8 87 (6.55%) JSON
9 79 (5.95%) Spring
10 78 (5.87%) RESTful
11 65 (4.89%) Middleware
12 57 (4.29%) XML
13 54 (4.07%) HTML5
14 53 (3.99%) React
15 50 (3.77%) Spring Boot
16 45 (3.39%) CSS3
17 44 (3.31%) ASP.NET
18 37 (2.79%) Spring MVC
19 35 (2.64%) Hibernate
20 30 (2.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 137 (10.32%) Computer Science
2 130 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
3 107 (8.06%) Data Centre
4 100 (7.53%) Management Information System
5 77 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
6 56 (4.22%) Algorithms
7 47 (3.54%) Hybrid Cloud
7 47 (3.54%) Private Cloud
8 45 (3.39%) Public Cloud
9 33 (2.48%) Data Structures
9 33 (2.48%) Fintech
9 33 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
10 31 (2.33%) Bitcoin
10 31 (2.33%) Virtual Team
11 26 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 24 (1.81%) Internet of Things
13 23 (1.73%) Mainframe
14 19 (1.43%) Replication
14 19 (1.43%) User Experience
15 16 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 350 (26.36%) Linux
2 260 (19.58%) Windows
3 124 (9.34%) Windows Server
4 120 (9.04%) Unix
5 53 (3.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 50 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (2.71%) CentOS
9 24 (1.81%) Windows 7
10 22 (1.66%) Ubuntu
11 20 (1.51%) Android
12 17 (1.28%) Debian
12 17 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (1.28%) VMS
13 16 (1.20%) Windows 10
14 14 (1.05%) Mac OS
15 8 (0.60%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.60%) Solaris
16 5 (0.38%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (20.86%) DevOps
3 163 (12.27%) Continuous Integration
4 158 (11.90%) TDD
5 153 (11.52%) Software Engineering
6 148 (11.14%) Test Automation
7 143 (10.77%) Analytics
8 135 (10.17%) Open Source
9 131 (9.86%) ITIL
10 126 (9.49%) Presales
10 126 (9.49%) Project Management
11 118 (8.89%) Scrum
12 106 (7.98%) Configuration Management
13 100 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
13 100 (7.53%) Microservices
14 93 (7.00%) MVC
15 92 (6.93%) High Availability
16 91 (6.85%) Machine Learning
17 83 (6.25%) SDLC
18 82 (6.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 326 (24.55%) Java
2 289 (21.76%) SQL
3 281 (21.16%) Python
4 222 (16.72%) JavaScript
5 131 (9.86%) C#
6 93 (7.00%) Perl
7 81 (6.10%) C++
8 68 (5.12%) ES6
8 68 (5.12%) PHP
8 68 (5.12%) Ruby
9 67 (5.05%) PowerShell
10 64 (4.82%) C
11 53 (3.99%) Bash Shell
12 40 (3.01%) Shell Script
13 39 (2.94%) R
14 34 (2.56%) Scala
15 30 (2.26%) Solidity
16 21 (1.58%) Go
17 12 (0.90%) VB.NET
18 11 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 243 (18.30%) Degree
2 69 (5.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 60 (4.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 50 (3.77%) MCSE
5 45 (3.39%) Security Cleared
6 40 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
7 37 (2.79%) SC Cleared
8 35 (2.64%) Master's Degree
9 27 (2.03%) PhD
10 20 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (1.36%) PMI Certification
12 16 (1.20%) CCNA
12 16 (1.20%) CISSP
12 16 (1.20%) Numerate Degree
12 16 (1.20%) PMP
13 12 (0.90%) MCSD
14 8 (0.60%) SANS
15 7 (0.53%) ACCA
15 7 (0.53%) CCNP
15 7 (0.53%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (4.82%) QA
2 52 (3.92%) SLA
3 20 (1.51%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.83%) GCP
5 11 (0.83%) GDPR
5 11 (0.83%) Web Application Security Consortium
6 8 (0.60%) ISAE 3402
7 5 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.30%) COBIT
8 4 (0.30%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.30%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.30%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.15%) IFRS
9 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.15%) PMO
9 2 (0.15%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.075%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.075%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 232 (17.47%) Docker
2 134 (10.09%) Active Directory
3 97 (7.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 68 (5.12%) Hyper-V
5 38 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
6 37 (2.79%) vSphere
7 34 (2.56%) XenApp
8 15 (1.13%) XenDesktop
9 14 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (0.83%) VirtualBox
11 10 (0.75%) KVM
12 9 (0.68%) Apache Flume
13 8 (0.60%) LXC
14 7 (0.53%) HDFS
14 7 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (0.45%) Ceph
15 6 (0.45%) GPFS
15 6 (0.45%) Slurm Workload Manager
15 6 (0.45%) Squid
16 5 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 114 (8.58%) Ansible
2 102 (7.68%) Kubernetes
3 94 (7.08%) Puppet
4 88 (6.63%) Opscode Chef
5 49 (3.69%) Terraform
6 42 (3.16%) SCCM
7 32 (2.41%) Docker Swarm
8 23 (1.73%) Salt
9 17 (1.28%) Nessus
10 13 (0.98%) logstash
10 13 (0.98%) Mesos
11 12 (0.90%) Icinga
11 12 (0.90%) Packer
11 12 (0.90%) SCVMM
11 12 (0.90%) vCenter Server
12 11 (0.83%) Grafana
13 10 (0.75%) FortiGate
13 10 (0.75%) Kibana
13 10 (0.75%) Nagios
14 8 (0.60%) rkt
Vendors
1 354 (26.66%) Microsoft
2 151 (11.37%) Oracle
3 139 (10.47%) VMware
4 118 (8.89%) Cisco
5 93 (7.00%) Google
6 67 (5.05%) Citrix
7 49 (3.69%) HP
8 42 (3.16%) Red Hat
9 41 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
10 30 (2.26%) SAP
11 28 (2.11%) IBM
11 28 (2.11%) Tableau
12 24 (1.81%) CheckPoint
13 22 (1.66%) Teradata
14 21 (1.58%) Capita
14 21 (1.58%) Juniper
14 21 (1.58%) Netezza
15 19 (1.43%) JD Edwards
16 18 (1.36%) Sophos
16 18 (1.36%) Splunk