Period
to 24 January 2020

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 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 301 312 422
Rank change year-on-year +11 +110 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 1,236 1,441 1,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.06% 1.02% 0.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.15% 3.88% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1,022 889
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 39,281 37,168 34,098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 33.79% 26.35% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 32,161 29,839 28,543
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,300 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

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 24 January 2020.

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 24 January 2020. 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 +56 666 £73,750 +5.36% 86
South East -12 171 £58,750 -2.08% 40
North of England -13 148 £45,000 -30.77% 28
Midlands +32 89 £57,500 +4.55% 19
South West +18 84 £42,500 -19.05% 14
North West -20 79 £52,500 -19.23% 21
West Midlands +16 68 £62,500 +25.00% 11
Yorkshire +38 66 £35,000 -46.15% 3
East of England +41 65 £57,500 +4.55% 22
East Midlands +18 21 £45,000 -18.18% 8
North East +15 3 £42,500 -57.50% 4
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, 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.

1 474 (38.35%) Azure
2 466 (37.70%) AWS
3 307 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
4 304 (24.60%) DevOps
5 291 (23.54%) Microsoft
6 290 (23.46%) SQL
7 239 (19.34%) Windows
7 239 (19.34%) Finance
8 228 (18.45%) Linux
9 214 (17.31%) JavaScript
9 214 (17.31%) Degree
10 196 (15.86%) Docker
11 193 (15.61%) Python
12 191 (15.45%) C#
13 176 (14.24%) Kubernetes
14 172 (13.92%) GCP
15 164 (13.27%) Problem-Solving
15 164 (13.27%) Migration
16 163 (13.19%) Java
17 150 (12.14%) .NET
17 150 (12.14%) SQL Server
18 146 (11.81%) Software Engineering
18 146 (11.81%) Analytics
19 144 (11.65%) Google
20 132 (10.68%) SaaS
21 130 (10.52%) Continuous Integration
22 127 (10.28%) Git (software)
23 126 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
24 125 (10.11%) Microservices
24 125 (10.11%) Active Directory

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 66 (5.34%) IIS
2 40 (3.24%) Apache Spark
3 34 (2.75%) SharePoint
4 33 (2.67%) Apache
5 27 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
5 27 (2.18%) nginx
6 26 (2.10%) CMS
6 26 (2.10%) MS Exchange
7 25 (2.02%) Apache Solr
8 24 (1.94%) WebSphere
9 23 (1.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 18 (1.46%) OpenStack
11 15 (1.21%) Tomcat
12 12 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (0.57%) Apache Airflow
14 7 (0.57%) Ethereum
15 6 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
16 5 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
16 5 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (2.02%) MS Visio
2 22 (1.78%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.16%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.081%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (2.75%) NetSuite
2 26 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (1.86%) Magento
3 23 (1.86%) SDL Web 8
4 18 (1.46%) SAP S/4HANA
5 17 (1.38%) SAP Hybris
6 14 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
7 13 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
8 9 (0.73%) Lawson
9 8 (0.65%) SAP HCM
10 7 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 7 (0.57%) SAP Payroll
10 7 (0.57%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
11 5 (0.40%) Raiser's Edge
12 3 (0.24%) JDE OneWorld
12 3 (0.24%) SAP Business One
13 2 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
13 2 (0.16%) MFGPRO
13 2 (0.16%) SAP MM
13 2 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 474 (38.35%) Azure
2 466 (37.70%) AWS
3 172 (13.92%) GCP
4 132 (10.68%) SaaS
5 106 (8.58%) PaaS
6 104 (8.41%) IaaS
7 89 (7.20%) Office 365
8 51 (4.13%) Azure Active Directory
9 50 (4.05%) Serverless
10 45 (3.64%) Power Platform
11 35 (2.83%) Dynamics 365
12 32 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
12 32 (2.59%) GitHub
13 27 (2.18%) Amazon S3
14 25 (2.02%) Amazon ECS
14 25 (2.02%) AWS CloudFormation
14 25 (2.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 22 (1.78%) Azure Data Factory
15 22 (1.78%) Stackdriver
16 20 (1.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 117 (9.47%) Firewall
2 93 (7.52%) DNS
3 88 (7.12%) Internet
4 52 (4.21%) DHCP
5 48 (3.88%) TCP/IP
6 44 (3.56%) LAN
6 44 (3.56%) WAN
7 28 (2.27%) HTTP
8 26 (2.10%) VoIP
9 24 (1.94%) VPN
10 23 (1.86%) Software-Defined Networking
10 23 (1.86%) Wireless
11 22 (1.78%) SAN
12 21 (1.70%) Network Security
13 19 (1.54%) NAS
14 18 (1.46%) DMZ
14 18 (1.46%) iSCSI
15 13 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
15 13 (1.05%) MPLS
16 12 (0.97%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (12.14%) SQL Server
2 106 (8.58%) Big Data
3 89 (7.20%) NoSQL
4 71 (5.74%) Relational Database
5 57 (4.61%) MySQL
6 56 (4.53%) Data Warehouse
7 47 (3.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 42 (3.40%) MongoDB
9 40 (3.24%) RDBMS
10 39 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 36 (2.91%) Power BI
12 34 (2.75%) Azure SQL Database
13 31 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 30 (2.43%) Redis
14 30 (2.43%) SQL Server 2016
15 29 (2.35%) Cosmos DB
16 28 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
17 27 (2.18%) Amazon RDS
18 26 (2.10%) Snowflake Schema
19 23 (1.86%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 127 (10.28%) Git (software)
2 59 (4.77%) Jenkins
3 51 (4.13%) Octopus Deploy
4 36 (2.91%) SpecFlow
5 30 (2.43%) TeamCity
6 28 (2.27%) Visual Studio
7 25 (2.02%) NUnit
8 23 (1.86%) Selenium
8 23 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (1.62%) Gradle
9 20 (1.62%) gulp
9 20 (1.62%) Maven
9 20 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
10 17 (1.38%) JIRA
11 13 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
12 11 (0.89%) GitLab
13 10 (0.81%) CircleCI
13 10 (0.81%) Cucumber
14 9 (0.73%) WebDriver
15 8 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 239 (19.34%) Finance
2 88 (7.12%) Marketing
3 52 (4.21%) Banking
4 41 (3.32%) Billing
5 38 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 37 (2.99%) Retail
7 33 (2.67%) Games
8 22 (1.78%) Military
8 22 (1.78%) Public Sector
9 17 (1.38%) Aerospace
10 15 (1.21%) Legal
11 13 (1.05%) Front Office
11 13 (1.05%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.73%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.57%) Advertising
14 4 (0.32%) Avionics
14 4 (0.32%) Electronics
14 4 (0.32%) Law
14 4 (0.32%) Publishing
15 3 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 231 (18.69%) Architect
2 211 (17.07%) Developer
3 105 (8.50%) Consultant
4 97 (7.85%) Cloud Architect
5 87 (7.04%) Solutions Architect
6 86 (6.96%) Analyst
7 85 (6.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 74 (5.99%) Cloud Engineer
9 57 (4.61%) Software Engineer
10 53 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 52 (4.21%) Azure Engineer
12 41 (3.32%) PHP Developer
13 39 (3.16%) Azure Architect
13 39 (3.16%) Senior Developer
14 35 (2.83%) .NET Developer
15 34 (2.75%) Cloud Solutions Architect
16 30 (2.43%) Junior
17 29 (2.35%) IT Engineer
18 28 (2.27%) Technical Architect
19 27 (2.18%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (12.14%) .NET
2 121 (9.79%) Web Services
3 94 (7.61%) HTML
4 62 (5.02%) Node.js
4 62 (5.02%) REST
5 60 (4.85%) AngularJS
6 56 (4.53%) CSS
7 55 (4.45%) XML
8 50 (4.05%) React
9 46 (3.72%) ASP.NET
10 45 (3.64%) Kafka
11 40 (3.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 40 (3.24%) RESTful
12 37 (2.99%) SOAP
13 36 (2.91%) HTML5
14 31 (2.51%) .NET Core
15 28 (2.27%) ASP.NET Core
15 28 (2.27%) LAMP
16 25 (2.02%) Spring
16 25 (2.02%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 126 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (7.77%) Data Centre
3 87 (7.04%) Self-Motivation
4 78 (6.31%) Hybrid Cloud
5 75 (6.07%) Enterprise Software
6 59 (4.77%) Management Information System
7 56 (4.53%) Mobile App
8 52 (4.21%) Virtual Team
9 51 (4.13%) Public Cloud
10 43 (3.48%) User Experience
11 41 (3.32%) Greenfield Project
12 39 (3.16%) Algorithms
13 38 (3.07%) Cloud Native
14 37 (2.99%) Private Cloud
15 34 (2.75%) Internet of Things
16 30 (2.43%) Mobile Computing
17 24 (1.94%) Blog
18 19 (1.54%) Clustering
18 19 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
19 17 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 239 (19.34%) Windows
2 228 (18.45%) Linux
3 92 (7.44%) Windows Server
4 64 (5.18%) Unix
5 55 (4.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (1.94%) Ubuntu
8 22 (1.78%) CentOS
9 18 (1.46%) Solaris
10 16 (1.29%) Windows 10
11 14 (1.13%) Windows 8
12 13 (1.05%) Android
13 11 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.57%) Apple iOS
14 7 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (0.49%) SUSE
15 6 (0.49%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.49%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.081%) AIX
16 1 (0.081%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (24.84%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (24.60%) DevOps
3 164 (13.27%) Migration
3 164 (13.27%) Problem-Solving
4 146 (11.81%) Analytics
4 146 (11.81%) Software Engineering
5 130 (10.52%) Continuous Integration
6 125 (10.11%) Microservices
7 122 (9.87%) Computer Science
8 114 (9.22%) Cybersecurity
9 106 (8.58%) Project Management
10 102 (8.25%) Scrum
11 95 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
11 95 (7.69%) Machine Learning
12 91 (7.36%) Presales
13 90 (7.28%) ITIL
14 86 (6.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 82 (6.63%) Information Security
16 80 (6.47%) OO
17 75 (6.07%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 290 (23.46%) SQL
2 214 (17.31%) JavaScript
3 193 (15.61%) Python
4 191 (15.45%) C#
5 163 (13.19%) Java
6 100 (8.09%) PowerShell
7 89 (7.20%) PHP
8 74 (5.99%) Ruby
9 72 (5.83%) Bash Shell
10 61 (4.94%) Perl
11 58 (4.69%) Go
12 42 (3.40%) C
13 41 (3.32%) T-SQL
14 38 (3.07%) C++
15 36 (2.91%) Shell Script
16 29 (2.35%) PL/SQL
17 20 (1.62%) Scala
18 19 (1.54%) TypeScript
19 16 (1.29%) Groovy
20 9 (0.73%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 214 (17.31%) Degree
2 115 (9.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 86 (6.96%) Security Cleared
4 61 (4.94%) SC Cleared
5 41 (3.32%) CISSP
6 40 (3.24%) CISM
7 37 (2.99%) CompTIA Security+
8 35 (2.83%) CRISC
9 24 (1.94%) CISMP
9 24 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (1.86%) CESG Certified Professional
11 21 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (1.54%) PMI Certification
13 18 (1.46%) SAP Certification
14 15 (1.21%) CCNA
14 15 (1.21%) DBS Check
15 14 (1.13%) MCSA
15 14 (1.13%) MCSE
16 12 (0.97%) Master's Degree
17 11 (0.89%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (4.05%) QA
2 44 (3.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (2.83%) PCI DSS
4 32 (2.59%) SLA
5 28 (2.27%) GDPR
6 12 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials
7 11 (0.89%) PMO
8 9 (0.73%) NIST
9 7 (0.57%) JSP 440
10 6 (0.49%) NCSC
11 5 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 5 (0.40%) RMADS
12 4 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 3 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
14 2 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 2 (0.16%) ISO 22301
14 2 (0.16%) MiFID
15 1 (0.081%) COSO
15 1 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 196 (15.86%) Docker
2 125 (10.11%) Active Directory
3 88 (7.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 85 (6.88%) Hyper-V
5 36 (2.91%) Virtual Machines
6 23 (1.86%) Firmware
7 13 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.81%) vSphere
9 7 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.49%) GridGain
11 5 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 5 (0.40%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.32%) Xen
13 3 (0.24%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 3 (0.24%) KVM
13 3 (0.24%) LXC
13 3 (0.24%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.16%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 176 (14.24%) Kubernetes
2 111 (8.98%) Ansible
3 106 (8.58%) Terraform
4 98 (7.93%) Puppet
5 92 (7.44%) Opscode Chef
6 51 (4.13%) SCCM
7 22 (1.78%) Salt
8 20 (1.62%) Automic
8 20 (1.62%) Mesos
9 18 (1.46%) Microsoft Intune
10 16 (1.29%) Nagios
11 15 (1.21%) Microsoft Clustering
11 15 (1.21%) WSUS
12 12 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
13 9 (0.73%) Prometheus
14 8 (0.65%) SCOM
14 8 (0.65%) ZABBIX
15 7 (0.57%) Kibana
16 5 (0.40%) HAProxy
16 5 (0.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 291 (23.54%) Microsoft
2 144 (11.65%) Google
3 113 (9.14%) VMware
4 83 (6.72%) Oracle
5 76 (6.15%) SAP
6 64 (5.18%) Cisco
7 56 (4.53%) Salesforce.com
8 34 (2.75%) Red Hat
9 31 (2.51%) hybris
10 30 (2.43%) JD Edwards
11 29 (2.35%) Adobe
12 27 (2.18%) Citrix
13 24 (1.94%) IBM
14 23 (1.86%) Elastic Path
14 23 (1.86%) Interwoven
14 23 (1.86%) Teradata
15 22 (1.78%) ServiceNow
16 20 (1.62%) Cadence
16 20 (1.62%) FactSet
17 18 (1.46%) Arista