Period
to 7 December 2021

The median annual salary for a Cloud Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

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

Cloud Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
7 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 623 559 705
Rank change year-on-year -64 +146 +112
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Consultant 417 152 337
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.31% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 178 104 234
10th Percentile £51,250 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% -3.57% +16.67%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £83,438
90th Percentile £90,000 £89,250 £96,250
UK median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year - -3.57% +12.00%

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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 102,120 48,644 117,581
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.51% 95.07% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 73,033 41,306 96,276
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £86,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

Cloud Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Consultant in England

Cloud Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Cloud Consultant in England

Cloud Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Consultant in England over the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Cloud Consultant in England

Cloud Consultant
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 Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 7 December 2021. 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 -128 192 £70,000 - 31
South East -60 109 £57,500 -20.69% 5
North of England -86 48 £75,000 +15.38% 5
Midlands -67 43 £55,000 +29.41% 4
West Midlands -55 42 £55,000 +29.41% 2
North West -85 32 £75,000 +15.38% 3
Yorkshire -67 16 - - 1
South West -54 14 - - 1
East of England -99 6 £57,500 +27.78% 4
East Midlands - 1 £52,500 - 2
Cloud Consultant
UK

Cloud Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2021, Cloud Consultant job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Cloud Consultant in the job title.

1 253 (60.67%) Azure
2 223 (53.48%) Microsoft
3 179 (42.93%) Finance
4 170 (40.77%) Public Cloud
5 161 (38.61%) Presales
6 128 (30.70%) Requirements Gathering
7 122 (29.26%) Active Directory
7 122 (29.26%) AWS
8 118 (28.30%) Microsoft 365
9 116 (27.82%) Cybersecurity
9 116 (27.82%) Security Cleared
10 111 (26.62%) Social Skills
11 107 (25.66%) SC Cleared
12 104 (24.94%) Azure Active Directory
13 99 (23.74%) Data Centre
14 98 (23.50%) Software Licensing
14 98 (23.50%) Apple
14 98 (23.50%) Adobe
15 92 (22.06%) Microsoft Intune
16 91 (21.82%) Oracle
17 88 (21.10%) Project Delivery
18 87 (20.86%) Windows
19 78 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
20 67 (16.07%) Analytics
21 63 (15.11%) Cost Optimisation
22 61 (14.63%) Windows Server
23 60 (14.39%) Self-Motivation
24 58 (13.91%) DevOps
24 58 (13.91%) Active Directory Federation Services
25 55 (13.19%) Marketing

Cloud Consultant Skill Set
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 9 (2.16%) IIS
2 8 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.20%) Confluence
3 5 (1.20%) OpenStack
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.24%) Apache
6 1 (0.24%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 16 (3.84%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.64%) Oracle Smart View
3 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (8.39%) Oracle ERP
2 32 (7.67%) Oracle Applications
3 29 (6.95%) Oracle Receivables
4 28 (6.71%) Oracle Payables
5 24 (5.76%) Oracle EBS R12
6 18 (4.32%) Oracle EBS
7 15 (3.60%) Oracle 11i
8 12 (2.88%) Oracle General Ledger
9 10 (2.40%) Oracle Cash Management
10 9 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
10 9 (2.16%) Hyperion Planning
11 6 (1.44%) Oracle SCM
11 6 (1.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 5 (1.20%) NetSuite
12 5 (1.20%) Oracle Assets
13 4 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
14 2 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
14 2 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 2 (0.48%) SAP BPC
15 1 (0.24%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 253 (60.67%) Azure
2 122 (29.26%) AWS
3 118 (28.30%) Microsoft 365
4 104 (24.94%) Azure Active Directory
5 50 (11.99%) GCP
6 48 (11.51%) IaaS
7 47 (11.27%) SaaS
8 41 (9.83%) PaaS
9 16 (3.84%) Serverless
10 11 (2.64%) GitHub
11 5 (1.20%) Mimecast
12 4 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.96%) IBM Cloud
12 4 (0.96%) OneDrive
13 3 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.72%) Azure Logic Apps
13 3 (0.72%) Azure Sentinel
14 2 (0.48%) AWS CodePipeline
14 2 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.48%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 51 (12.23%) VPN
2 44 (10.55%) Unified Communications
3 15 (3.60%) VLAN
4 14 (3.36%) DHCP
4 14 (3.36%) WAN
5 13 (3.12%) LAN
6 10 (2.40%) VSAN
7 9 (2.16%) DNS
7 9 (2.16%) SAN
7 9 (2.16%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.68%) Firewall
9 5 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (0.96%) WLAN
11 3 (0.72%) Network Security
11 3 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.24%) NAS
12 1 (0.24%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.24%) WebEx
12 1 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.64%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (1.92%) Essbase
3 7 (1.68%) Big Data
4 6 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.72%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.48%) BigQuery
7 2 (0.48%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.48%) Power BI
7 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2017
7 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.48%) Tableau
8 1 (0.24%) Cloud Spanner
8 1 (0.24%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.24%) Data Vault
8 1 (0.24%) Looker
Development Applications
1 15 (3.60%) JIRA
2 11 (2.64%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (1.68%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.72%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.48%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.48%) SonarQube
5 2 (0.48%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio Code
6 1 (0.24%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.24%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.24%) Maven
6 1 (0.24%) PyCharm
6 1 (0.24%) Spinnaker
General
1 179 (42.93%) Finance
2 111 (26.62%) Social Skills
3 55 (13.19%) Marketing
4 25 (6.00%) Public Sector
5 22 (5.28%) Billing
6 20 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (4.08%) Documentation Skills
8 12 (2.88%) General Ledger
8 12 (2.88%) Presentation Skills
9 10 (2.40%) Law
10 7 (1.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 6 (1.44%) Banking
12 5 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.20%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.96%) Retail
14 3 (0.72%) Legal
15 2 (0.48%) Advertising
15 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.48%) Organisational Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.71%) HTML
2 27 (6.47%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (2.40%) RESTful
4 4 (0.96%) Web Services
5 3 (0.72%) .NET
5 3 (0.72%) Node.js
6 2 (0.48%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.48%) CSS
6 2 (0.48%) J2EE
6 2 (0.48%) jQuery
6 2 (0.48%) Kafka
6 2 (0.48%) MDX
6 2 (0.48%) React
6 2 (0.48%) REST
6 2 (0.48%) Spring
6 2 (0.48%) Spring Batch
6 2 (0.48%) YAML
7 1 (0.24%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.24%) COM
7 1 (0.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 170 (40.77%) Public Cloud
2 99 (23.74%) Data Centre
3 60 (14.39%) Self-Motivation
4 23 (5.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 17 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.16%) Clustering
7 6 (1.44%) Enterprise Cloud
8 5 (1.20%) Life Science
9 4 (0.96%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.72%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.48%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.48%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.48%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.24%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.24%) HP Storage
12 1 (0.24%) Legacy Systems
12 1 (0.24%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.24%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 87 (20.86%) Windows
2 61 (14.63%) Windows Server
3 45 (10.79%) Windows 10
4 21 (5.04%) Linux
5 6 (1.44%) Windows Server 2016
5 6 (1.44%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (0.72%) Unix
7 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.24%) Android
8 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (38.61%) Presales
2 128 (30.70%) Requirements Gathering
3 116 (27.82%) Cybersecurity
4 98 (23.50%) Software Licensing
5 88 (21.10%) Project Delivery
6 78 (18.71%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (16.07%) Analytics
8 63 (15.11%) Cost Optimisation
9 58 (13.91%) DevOps
10 55 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 53 (12.71%) ERP
12 46 (11.03%) Migration
12 46 (11.03%) Workshop Facilitation
13 37 (8.87%) Project Management
14 33 (7.91%) Mentoring
15 25 (6.00%) FinOps
16 24 (5.76%) GAP Analysis
16 24 (5.76%) Marketing Automation
17 23 (5.52%) Backlog Prioritisation
18 21 (5.04%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 23 (5.52%) SQL
2 20 (4.80%) Python
3 14 (3.36%) PowerShell
4 5 (1.20%) C
5 4 (0.96%) Java
6 3 (0.72%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.72%) Perl
7 2 (0.48%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (0.48%) PHP
7 2 (0.48%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.24%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.24%) Go
8 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 116 (27.82%) Security Cleared
2 107 (25.66%) SC Cleared
3 34 (8.15%) Oracle Certification
4 24 (5.76%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (4.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (3.36%) AWS Certification
8 12 (2.88%) CCNA
9 11 (2.64%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 10 (2.40%) CESG Certified Professional
10 10 (2.40%) MCSE
10 10 (2.40%) VCAP
11 9 (2.16%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (1.44%) Degree
13 5 (1.20%) VCP6
14 2 (0.48%) CCNP
14 2 (0.48%) CISSP
14 2 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
14 2 (0.48%) SANS
15 1 (0.24%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.88%) NIST
2 10 (2.40%) GDPR
2 10 (2.40%) IASME
2 10 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 9 (2.16%) PMO
4 8 (1.92%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.48%) COBIT
6 2 (0.48%) GRC
6 2 (0.48%) QA
7 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 122 (29.26%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.12%) Docker
2 13 (3.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.64%) Hyper-V
3 11 (2.64%) VMware NSX
4 10 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 92 (22.06%) Microsoft Intune
2 58 (13.91%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 53 (12.71%) Single Sign-On
4 43 (10.31%) SCCM
5 22 (5.28%) Terraform
6 21 (5.04%) Kubernetes
7 18 (4.32%) Ansible
8 12 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (2.64%) CASB
9 11 (2.64%) Puppet
10 9 (2.16%) WSUS
11 2 (0.48%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 223 (53.48%) Microsoft
2 98 (23.50%) Adobe
2 98 (23.50%) Apple
3 91 (21.82%) Oracle
4 50 (11.99%) Salesforce.com
5 45 (10.79%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 37 (8.87%) VMware
7 30 (7.19%) Google
8 16 (3.84%) Hyperion
9 9 (2.16%) Cisco
10 8 (1.92%) NetApp
10 8 (1.92%) SAP
11 7 (1.68%) Aruba
11 7 (1.68%) HP
11 7 (1.68%) Nimble Storage
12 6 (1.44%) Veeam
13 5 (1.20%) Genesys
13 5 (1.20%) Sophos
14 4 (0.96%) IBM
14 4 (0.96%) Red Hat