Period
to 18 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Private Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Private Cloud over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Private Cloud
UK > England
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 600 725 771
Rank change year-on-year +125 +46 +129
Permanent jobs citing Private Cloud 622 475 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 0.64% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 444 374 363
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,875 £90,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,604
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.16% +9.72%

Private Cloud is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 68,828 74,091 78,087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.98% 44.73% 42.99%
Number of salaries quoted 53,519 56,061 64,855
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,419 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Private Cloud in England

Private Cloud
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Private Cloud in England

Private Cloud
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Private Cloud in England over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Private Cloud in England

Private Cloud
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Private Cloud within the England region over the 6 months to 18 September 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 +60 270 £70,000 - 26
South East +42 150 £60,000 +14.29% 6
North of England +47 94 £60,000 +9.09% 25
North West +74 69 £60,000 +9.09% 13
East of England +71 66 £62,500 +25.00% 7
Midlands +11 24 £56,250 -13.46% 11
West Midlands +22 20 £62,000 +24.00% 7
Yorkshire -5 16 £60,000 -4.00% 5
South West -13 15 £70,000 +27.27% 7
North East -16 9 £50,000 +33.33% 7
East Midlands +1 4 £45,000 -30.77% 4
Private Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing Private Cloud 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 Private Cloud.

1 349 (56.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 332 (53.38%) Windows
3 325 (52.25%) Amazon AWS
4 309 (49.68%) Linux
5 263 (42.28%) DevOps
6 210 (33.76%) Active Directory
7 205 (32.96%) Agile Software Development
8 200 (32.15%) SQL
9 195 (31.35%) VMware
10 185 (29.74%) Ansible
11 175 (28.14%) Jenkins
11 175 (28.14%) Microsoft
12 174 (27.97%) IIS
13 162 (26.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 134 (21.54%) Python
15 132 (21.22%) Windows Server
16 130 (20.90%) Git (software)
17 126 (20.26%) SQL Server
18 116 (18.65%) Finance
18 116 (18.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 113 (18.17%) Public Cloud
20 112 (18.01%) AWS CloudFormation
21 105 (16.88%) Docker
22 104 (16.72%) Service Management
23 103 (16.56%) Virtual Machines
24 102 (16.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
25 101 (16.24%) Amazon RDS
26 100 (16.08%) New Relic
27 96 (15.43%) Amazon EC2
27 96 (15.43%) Amazon S3

Private Cloud
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
1 174 (27.97%) IIS
2 84 (13.50%) Confluence
3 75 (12.06%) OpenStack
4 34 (5.47%) Tomcat
5 33 (5.31%) Apache
6 27 (4.34%) nginx
7 24 (3.86%) JBoss
8 20 (3.22%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (2.41%) CMS
10 11 (1.77%) NServiceBus
11 10 (1.61%) GlassFish
11 10 (1.61%) WordPress
12 9 (1.45%) Skype for Business
13 8 (1.29%) Cloud Foundry
13 8 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (1.29%) SharePoint
14 6 (0.96%) MS Exchange
15 3 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
16 2 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.32%) EPiServer
Applications
1 10 (1.61%) Chatbot
2 5 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (3.38%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.96%) SAP GRC
3 5 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.80%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (0.64%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.16%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 349 (56.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 325 (52.25%) Amazon AWS
3 112 (18.01%) AWS CloudFormation
4 102 (16.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 96 (15.43%) Amazon EC2
5 96 (15.43%) Amazon S3
6 91 (14.63%) Azure Active Directory
7 86 (13.83%) Amazon SQS
8 64 (10.29%) IaaS
9 51 (8.20%) Office 365
10 44 (7.07%) SaaS
11 41 (6.59%) Google Cloud Platform
12 39 (6.27%) PaaS
13 32 (5.14%) OpenShift
14 31 (4.98%) GitHub
15 27 (4.34%) Cloud Computing
16 25 (4.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 22 (3.54%) IBM Cloud
18 10 (1.61%) CloudFront
19 7 (1.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 72 (11.58%) Firewall
2 63 (10.13%) TCP/IP
3 57 (9.16%) DNS
4 55 (8.84%) WAN
5 42 (6.75%) LAN
6 41 (6.59%) SAN
7 31 (4.98%) DHCP
8 29 (4.66%) VLAN
9 28 (4.50%) VPN
10 22 (3.54%) BGP
11 18 (2.89%) Internet
11 18 (2.89%) Network Security
11 18 (2.89%) OSPF
12 17 (2.73%) MPLS
12 17 (2.73%) WLAN
13 16 (2.57%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (1.93%) HTTP
15 11 (1.77%) NAS
16 10 (1.61%) Remote Desktop
16 10 (1.61%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (20.26%) SQL Server
2 101 (16.24%) Amazon RDS
3 46 (7.40%) MongoDB
4 41 (6.59%) MySQL
5 40 (6.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 32 (5.14%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (3.70%) NoSQL
8 20 (3.22%) Big Data
9 18 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (2.73%) Redis
11 15 (2.41%) Aerospike
12 14 (2.25%) Oracle Database
13 13 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (2.09%) Oracle Database 12c
13 13 (2.09%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (1.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 10 (1.61%) Relational Database
16 8 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
17 6 (0.96%) Blockchain
17 6 (0.96%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 175 (28.14%) Jenkins
2 130 (20.90%) Git (software)
3 89 (14.31%) TeamCity
4 88 (14.15%) Octopus Deploy
5 87 (13.99%) JIRA
6 86 (13.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 28 (4.50%) Sonatype Nexus
8 18 (2.89%) Maven
9 17 (2.73%) Cucumber
9 17 (2.73%) Visual Studio
10 13 (2.09%) Subversion
10 13 (2.09%) Visual Studio Team System
11 10 (1.61%) PEAR
12 6 (0.96%) Selenium
13 5 (0.80%) Bitbucket
13 5 (0.80%) Gatling
13 5 (0.80%) JBehave
13 5 (0.80%) JMeter
13 5 (0.80%) SoapUI
14 4 (0.64%) GitLab
General
1 116 (18.65%) Finance
2 25 (4.02%) Legal
3 23 (3.70%) Games
4 18 (2.89%) Retail
5 15 (2.41%) Law
6 14 (2.25%) Marketing
7 10 (1.61%) Publishing
7 10 (1.61%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.13%) Banking
9 5 (0.80%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.64%) Electronics
10 4 (0.64%) Military
11 2 (0.32%) Front Office
12 1 (0.16%) Advertising
12 1 (0.16%) Back Office
12 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 100 (16.08%) Architect
1 100 (16.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 80 (12.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 51 (8.20%) Cloud Architect
4 47 (7.56%) Administrator
5 42 (6.75%) Cloud Engineer
6 38 (6.11%) Developer
6 38 (6.11%) Solutions Architect
7 37 (5.95%) Consultant
7 37 (5.95%) DBA
8 36 (5.79%) DevOps Manager
9 35 (5.63%) Linux Engineer
10 33 (5.31%) Team Leader
11 26 (4.18%) Network Engineer
11 26 (4.18%) Senior Developer
12 23 (3.70%) AWS Architect
12 23 (3.70%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
13 22 (3.54%) Cloud Consultant
14 21 (3.38%) Analyst
15 20 (3.22%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (9.32%) Web Services
2 51 (8.20%) .NET
3 44 (7.07%) RabbitMQ
4 36 (5.79%) AngularJS
5 27 (4.34%) Akka
5 27 (4.34%) Spring
6 25 (4.02%) RESTful
7 21 (3.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 21 (3.38%) HTML
7 21 (3.38%) REST
8 20 (3.22%) Node.js
9 19 (3.05%) JSON
10 16 (2.57%) ASP.NET
11 15 (2.41%) CSS
11 15 (2.41%) LAMP
12 14 (2.25%) .NET Framework
12 14 (2.25%) LDAP
13 13 (2.09%) XML
14 12 (1.93%) WCF
15 11 (1.77%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 113 (18.17%) Public Cloud
2 94 (15.11%) Data Centre
3 52 (8.36%) Computer Science
3 52 (8.36%) Hybrid Cloud
4 17 (2.73%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.41%) Online Games
6 14 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 14 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (2.09%) Fintech
7 13 (2.09%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (1.93%) Robotics
9 11 (1.77%) Spread Betting
10 10 (1.61%) Clustering
10 10 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
11 9 (1.45%) PKI
12 8 (1.29%) Enterprise Cloud
13 7 (1.13%) Blog
13 7 (1.13%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 332 (53.38%) Windows
2 309 (49.68%) Linux
3 132 (21.22%) Windows Server
4 42 (6.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (6.59%) Unix
6 38 (6.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (5.95%) CentOS
8 20 (3.22%) Apple iOS
9 17 (2.73%) Ubuntu
9 17 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (2.41%) Android
10 15 (2.41%) Solaris
11 14 (2.25%) Debian
12 13 (2.09%) Windows 10
13 10 (1.61%) AIX
13 10 (1.61%) CoreOS
13 10 (1.61%) VMS
14 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.48%) Fedora
15 3 (0.48%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (42.28%) DevOps
2 205 (32.96%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (18.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 104 (16.72%) Service Management
5 89 (14.31%) Network Virtualisation
6 85 (13.67%) Business Intelligence
7 81 (13.02%) ITIL
8 77 (12.38%) Problem Management
9 76 (12.22%) Migration
10 70 (11.25%) Logistics
11 68 (10.93%) Root Cause Analysis
12 63 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
13 60 (9.65%) Problem-Solving
14 59 (9.49%) Configuration Management
15 54 (8.68%) Incident Management
16 51 (8.20%) Open Source
17 49 (7.88%) Continuous Delivery
17 49 (7.88%) Load Balancing
18 47 (7.56%) Performance Tuning
19 46 (7.40%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 200 (32.15%) SQL
2 134 (21.54%) Python
3 80 (12.86%) PowerShell
4 75 (12.06%) Java
5 60 (9.65%) Ruby
6 59 (9.49%) JavaScript
7 45 (7.23%) C#
8 42 (6.75%) Perl
9 31 (4.98%) PHP
10 30 (4.82%) Bash Shell
11 28 (4.50%) Scala
12 17 (2.73%) C
13 15 (2.41%) Shell Script
14 11 (1.77%) C++
15 10 (1.61%) F#
16 7 (1.13%) T-SQL
17 6 (0.96%) VBScript
18 5 (0.80%) Kotlin
19 3 (0.48%) VB
20 2 (0.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 60 (9.65%) Degree
2 32 (5.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (4.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 27 (4.34%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (4.02%) MCSE
6 20 (3.22%) CISSP
7 18 (2.89%) CCNP
8 16 (2.57%) CCNA
9 14 (2.25%) MCSA
10 13 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (1.93%) CCIE
12 10 (1.61%) Security Cleared
13 9 (1.45%) CISA
13 9 (1.45%) CISM
14 8 (1.29%) AWS Certification
15 7 (1.13%) DV Cleared
15 7 (1.13%) Master's Degree
15 7 (1.13%) RHCE
16 6 (0.96%) RHCA
16 6 (0.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.31%) PCI DSS
2 24 (3.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (2.89%) GCP
4 16 (2.57%) QA
5 10 (1.61%) GDPR
6 7 (1.13%) COBIT
7 6 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 5 (0.80%) SLA
9 3 (0.48%) DICOM
9 3 (0.48%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.48%) HL7
9 3 (0.48%) PMO
10 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 210 (33.76%) Active Directory
2 162 (26.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (16.88%) Docker
4 103 (16.56%) Virtual Machines
5 88 (14.15%) Hyper-V
6 63 (10.13%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (2.73%) vSphere
8 14 (2.25%) iptables
9 13 (2.09%) Ceph
9 13 (2.09%) VMware NSX
10 8 (1.29%) KVM
10 8 (1.29%) QEMU
11 6 (0.96%) XenApp
12 5 (0.80%) vCloud
12 5 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.48%) Slurm Workload Manager
14 3 (0.48%) UAG
14 3 (0.48%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 185 (29.74%) Ansible
2 93 (14.95%) Puppet
3 52 (8.36%) Kubernetes
4 42 (6.75%) Opscode Chef
5 39 (6.27%) vCenter Server
6 34 (5.47%) Terraform
7 31 (4.98%) Nagios
8 20 (3.22%) SCOM
9 19 (3.05%) SCCM
10 12 (1.93%) FortiGate
11 11 (1.77%) SCVMM
12 9 (1.45%) EMC NetWorker
12 9 (1.45%) Grafana
13 7 (1.13%) Cisco Prime
13 7 (1.13%) Icinga
13 7 (1.13%) Single Sign-On
13 7 (1.13%) SolarWinds Orion
14 6 (0.96%) Packer
14 6 (0.96%) SCSM
14 6 (0.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 195 (31.35%) VMware
2 175 (28.14%) Microsoft
3 100 (16.08%) New Relic
4 83 (13.34%) Cisco
5 80 (12.86%) Trend Micro
6 71 (11.41%) BMC
7 67 (10.77%) ServiceNow
8 61 (9.81%) Red Hat
9 57 (9.16%) Google
10 46 (7.40%) Oracle
11 43 (6.91%) IBM
12 35 (5.63%) SolarWinds
13 31 (4.98%) Splunk
14 27 (4.34%) WorldPay
15 26 (4.18%) Citrix
16 22 (3.54%) Juniper
17 20 (3.22%) Fortinet
18 19 (3.05%) EMC
19 18 (2.89%) CheckPoint
19 18 (2.89%) NetApp