Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK > England
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 310 460 455
Rank change year-on-year +150 -5 +28
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 1,570 1,098 1,200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.03% 0.65% 0.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.25% 3.46% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,119 802 967
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £56,600
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +6.01% +7.81%
10th Percentile £34,880 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £86,750
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

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 36,928 31,727 23,706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.34% 18.78% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 29,898 26,375 20,078
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +3.09%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +104 769 £70,000 +7.69% 89
South East +48 260 £57,500 +4.55% 37
North of England +160 233 £65,000 +33.33% 48
North West +90 139 £65,000 +30.00% 20
East of England +48 120 £55,000 +10.00% 20
Midlands +60 101 £62,500 -3.85% 16
South West +49 93 £52,500 -12.50% 16
Yorkshire +103 91 £67,500 +58.82% 17
West Midlands +39 67 £65,000 - 12
East Midlands +31 37 £52,500 +68.00% 4
North East -5 7 £100,000 +100.00% 11
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 746 (47.52%) Amazon AWS
2 659 (41.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 601 (38.28%) Agile Software Development
4 499 (31.78%) DevOps
5 495 (31.53%) Java
6 424 (27.01%) Python
7 413 (26.31%) Microsoft
8 412 (26.24%) Linux
9 328 (20.89%) SQL
10 326 (20.76%) Docker
11 280 (17.83%) NoSQL
12 277 (17.64%) Finance
13 273 (17.39%) Software Engineering
13 273 (17.39%) Degree
14 256 (16.31%) Continuous Integration
15 248 (15.80%) Windows
16 233 (14.84%) Git (software)
17 232 (14.78%) Kubernetes
18 226 (14.39%) C#
19 222 (14.14%) JavaScript
20 217 (13.82%) Open Source
21 215 (13.69%) .NET
22 213 (13.57%) Ansible
23 210 (13.38%) Test Automation
24 207 (13.18%) Microservices
25 204 (12.99%) Puppet
26 198 (12.61%) Big Data
27 195 (12.42%) VMware
28 193 (12.29%) ITIL
29 175 (11.15%) Configuration Management

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
1 105 (6.69%) Apache
2 95 (6.05%) Apache Spark
3 92 (5.86%) Elasticsearch
4 52 (3.31%) Ethereum
5 41 (2.61%) IIS
6 38 (2.42%) Tomcat
7 37 (2.36%) Confluence
8 33 (2.10%) WebLogic
9 31 (1.97%) MS Exchange
10 30 (1.91%) nginx
10 30 (1.91%) OpenStack
11 27 (1.72%) CMS
12 25 (1.59%) JBoss
13 24 (1.53%) Cloud Foundry
14 22 (1.40%) SharePoint
15 20 (1.27%) WebSphere
16 18 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
17 16 (1.02%) Apache Solr
18 15 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
19 14 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 43 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (0.70%) Mingle
4 8 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.38%) Snapchat
5 6 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.32%) SPSS
7 4 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.25%) Camtasia
7 4 (0.25%) InDesign
7 4 (0.25%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.064%) Maya
9 1 (0.064%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 30 (1.91%) NetSuite
2 28 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
3 23 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 22 (1.40%) Distributed Ledger
5 18 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 14 (0.89%) SAP Hybris
6 14 (0.89%) SDL Web 8
7 10 (0.64%) Magento
8 8 (0.51%) Lawson
9 5 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
10 3 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
10 3 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 3 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
11 2 (0.13%) JDE OneWorld
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
11 2 (0.13%) Sage 200
11 2 (0.13%) SAP Business One
12 1 (0.064%) PeopleSoft CRM
12 1 (0.064%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 746 (47.52%) Amazon AWS
2 659 (41.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 163 (10.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 163 (10.38%) SaaS
4 130 (8.28%) GitHub
5 126 (8.03%) Amazon EC2
5 126 (8.03%) PaaS
6 107 (6.82%) IaaS
7 95 (6.05%) Office 365
8 94 (5.99%) Amazon S3
9 82 (5.22%) AWS CloudFormation
10 39 (2.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 37 (2.36%) Amazon EMR
12 30 (1.91%) OpenShift
12 30 (1.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 29 (1.85%) IBM Cloud
13 29 (1.85%) Serverless
14 27 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
15 19 (1.21%) npm
16 17 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 94 (5.99%) Internet
2 70 (4.46%) Firewall
3 69 (4.39%) DNS
4 55 (3.50%) HTTP
4 55 (3.50%) TCP/IP
5 54 (3.44%) VPN
6 50 (3.18%) WAN
7 47 (2.99%) LAN
8 46 (2.93%) DHCP
9 37 (2.36%) SAN
10 31 (1.97%) Wireless
11 22 (1.40%) Network Security
12 20 (1.27%) VLAN
12 20 (1.27%) VoIP
13 17 (1.08%) SNMP
14 14 (0.89%) BGP
14 14 (0.89%) MPLS
14 14 (0.89%) WLAN
15 13 (0.83%) IP Telephony
15 13 (0.83%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (17.83%) NoSQL
2 198 (12.61%) Big Data
3 168 (10.70%) SQL Server
4 112 (7.13%) PostgreSQL
5 102 (6.50%) Hadoop
6 101 (6.43%) MySQL
7 83 (5.29%) Relational Database
8 62 (3.95%) Blockchain
9 60 (3.82%) MongoDB
10 59 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
11 54 (3.44%) Redis
12 50 (3.18%) Amazon RDS
13 44 (2.80%) Couchbase
14 40 (2.55%) RDBMS
15 36 (2.29%) Amazon Redshift
16 34 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
17 33 (2.10%) Oracle Database
18 31 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 28 (1.78%) Azure SQL Database
19 28 (1.78%) Flink
Development Applications
1 233 (14.84%) Git (software)
2 161 (10.25%) Jenkins
3 100 (6.37%) JIRA
4 65 (4.14%) Selenium
5 62 (3.95%) Subversion
6 61 (3.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 51 (3.25%) Visual Studio
8 43 (2.74%) GitLab
9 37 (2.36%) Mocha
9 37 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 36 (2.29%) TeamCity
11 35 (2.23%) Vagrant
12 29 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
13 26 (1.66%) Maven
14 25 (1.59%) JUnit
15 17 (1.08%) Gradle
16 16 (1.02%) Bitbucket
16 16 (1.02%) Gerrit
17 14 (0.89%) JMeter
18 13 (0.83%) SonarQube
General
1 277 (17.64%) Finance
2 126 (8.03%) Telecoms
3 87 (5.54%) Retail
4 86 (5.48%) Banking
5 77 (4.90%) Games
6 52 (3.31%) Marketing
7 36 (2.29%) Law
8 28 (1.78%) Manufacturing
9 21 (1.34%) Legal
10 20 (1.27%) Advertising
10 20 (1.27%) Financial Institution
10 20 (1.27%) Publishing
11 13 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (0.70%) Investment Banking
13 10 (0.64%) Electronics
14 9 (0.57%) Mandarin Language
15 8 (0.51%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.45%) Spanish Language
17 6 (0.38%) French Language
17 6 (0.38%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 317 (20.19%) Architect
2 223 (14.20%) Developer
3 140 (8.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 130 (8.28%) Solutions Architect
5 117 (7.45%) Software Engineer
6 104 (6.62%) Cloud Architect
7 93 (5.92%) Analyst
8 86 (5.48%) Consultant
9 67 (4.27%) Java Developer
10 66 (4.20%) Cloud Engineer
11 60 (3.82%) Senior Developer
12 53 (3.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 53 (3.38%) Project Manager
13 51 (3.25%) Blockchain Developer
13 51 (3.25%) Technical Architect
14 45 (2.87%) Senior Architect
15 41 (2.61%) Cloud Solutions Architect
16 40 (2.55%) Platform Engineer
17 39 (2.48%) Lead DevOps
18 38 (2.42%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (13.69%) .NET
2 164 (10.45%) Web Services
3 150 (9.55%) Node.js
4 122 (7.77%) HTML
5 107 (6.82%) Spring
6 100 (6.37%) REST
7 84 (5.35%) RESTful
8 78 (4.97%) AngularJS
9 68 (4.33%) Kafka
10 66 (4.20%) CSS
10 66 (4.20%) XML
11 62 (3.95%) Elastic Stack
12 59 (3.76%) SOAP
13 56 (3.57%) .NET Framework
14 53 (3.38%) WCF
15 51 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 51 (3.25%) Smart Contracts
15 51 (3.25%) Truffle
15 51 (3.25%) web3js
16 44 (2.80%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 157 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 142 (9.04%) Computer Science
3 104 (6.62%) Public Cloud
4 95 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
5 83 (5.29%) Self-Motivation
6 80 (5.10%) User Experience
7 78 (4.97%) Fintech
8 70 (4.46%) Management Information System
9 66 (4.20%) Hybrid Cloud
10 51 (3.25%) Bitcoin
11 50 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
12 40 (2.55%) Internet of Things
13 38 (2.42%) Algorithms
14 37 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
14 37 (2.36%) Virtual Team
15 36 (2.29%) Cloud Native
16 33 (2.10%) NHS
17 29 (1.85%) Private Cloud
18 27 (1.72%) Data Structures
19 24 (1.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 412 (26.24%) Linux
2 248 (15.80%) Windows
3 109 (6.94%) Windows Server
4 81 (5.16%) CentOS
5 75 (4.78%) Unix
6 70 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 49 (3.12%) Ubuntu
8 45 (2.87%) VMS
9 39 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 37 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 35 (2.23%) Android
12 34 (2.17%) Debian
13 28 (1.78%) Apple iOS
14 24 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (0.64%) CoreOS
15 10 (0.64%) Mac OS X
16 8 (0.51%) Amazon Linux
17 7 (0.45%) Solaris
18 5 (0.32%) Windows 10
18 5 (0.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 601 (38.28%) Agile Software Development
2 499 (31.78%) DevOps
3 273 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 256 (16.31%) Continuous Integration
5 217 (13.82%) Open Source
6 210 (13.38%) Test Automation
7 207 (13.18%) Microservices
8 193 (12.29%) ITIL
9 175 (11.15%) Configuration Management
10 169 (10.76%) Problem-Solving
11 166 (10.57%) Project Management
12 157 (10.00%) Scrum
13 150 (9.55%) Presales
14 145 (9.24%) TDD
15 139 (8.85%) Continuous Delivery
16 135 (8.60%) Analytics
17 131 (8.34%) Machine Learning
18 113 (7.20%) Mentoring
19 112 (7.13%) High Availability
20 98 (6.24%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 495 (31.53%) Java
2 424 (27.01%) Python
3 328 (20.89%) SQL
4 226 (14.39%) C#
5 222 (14.14%) JavaScript
6 130 (8.28%) Ruby
7 123 (7.83%) C++
8 109 (6.94%) PowerShell
9 104 (6.62%) Bash Shell
10 100 (6.37%) Scala
11 80 (5.10%) Go
12 69 (4.39%) Perl
13 62 (3.95%) C
14 56 (3.57%) ES6
15 52 (3.31%) Solidity
16 48 (3.06%) Shell Script
17 45 (2.87%) PHP
18 41 (2.61%) Objective-C
19 23 (1.46%) Apple Swift
20 22 (1.40%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 273 (17.39%) Degree
2 99 (6.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 62 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 49 (3.12%) AWS Certification
4 49 (3.12%) PhD
5 46 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (2.42%) SC Cleared
7 36 (2.29%) MCSE
8 31 (1.97%) RHCE
9 28 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (1.78%) PMP
10 27 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
10 27 (1.72%) Numerate Degree
10 27 (1.72%) RHCSA
11 24 (1.53%) PMI Certification
12 21 (1.34%) CISSP
13 19 (1.21%) CCNP
13 19 (1.21%) MCSA
14 16 (1.02%) Master's Degree
15 15 (0.96%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (6.75%) QA
2 44 (2.80%) SLA
3 28 (1.78%) GDPR
4 19 (1.21%) COBIT
4 19 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (1.15%) PMO
6 15 (0.96%) Data Quality
7 14 (0.89%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.70%) ISO 9000
9 6 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.13%) Web Application Security Consortium
11 1 (0.064%) GAMP
11 1 (0.064%) GxP
11 1 (0.064%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 326 (20.76%) Docker
2 118 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (7.45%) Active Directory
4 91 (5.80%) Virtual Machines
5 36 (2.29%) Hyper-V
6 24 (1.53%) vSphere
7 17 (1.08%) HDFS
8 12 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
9 10 (0.64%) etcd
10 9 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (0.45%) Apache Flume
12 7 (0.45%) vCloud
13 6 (0.38%) KVM
13 6 (0.38%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.38%) XenServer
14 4 (0.25%) NFS
14 4 (0.25%) Xen
15 3 (0.19%) Ceph
15 3 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 232 (14.78%) Kubernetes
2 213 (13.57%) Ansible
3 204 (12.99%) Puppet
4 157 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 111 (7.07%) Terraform
6 90 (5.73%) Docker Swarm
7 60 (3.82%) Packer
8 50 (3.18%) Salt
9 49 (3.12%) Consul
10 45 (2.87%) Prometheus
11 41 (2.61%) Grafana
12 37 (2.36%) Graphite
13 31 (1.97%) SCCM
14 27 (1.72%) Kibana
15 24 (1.53%) Nagios
16 20 (1.27%) logstash
17 16 (1.02%) Backup Exec
18 12 (0.76%) Automic
18 12 (0.76%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
19 11 (0.70%) Opsview
Vendors
1 413 (26.31%) Microsoft
2 195 (12.42%) VMware
3 171 (10.89%) Google
4 146 (9.30%) Oracle
5 86 (5.48%) Red Hat
6 77 (4.90%) Cisco
7 61 (3.89%) Citrix
8 49 (3.12%) IBM
9 40 (2.55%) Adobe
9 40 (2.55%) HP
10 38 (2.42%) SAP
11 32 (2.04%) Atlassian
12 30 (1.91%) CA Agile Central
13 29 (1.85%) NetApp
14 28 (1.78%) JD Edwards
15 27 (1.72%) hybris
16 25 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
17 24 (1.53%) ServiceNow
18 21 (1.34%) Dell
18 21 (1.34%) Juniper