Period
to 1 December 2020

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 1 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Private Cloud
UK > England
6 months to
1 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 498 556 616
Rank change year-on-year +58 +60 +80
Permanent jobs citing Private Cloud 202 553 568
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.45% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 1.14% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 208 464 436
Median annual salary £68,750 £63,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.27% -2.31% -
10th Percentile £43,200 £45,000 £43,375
90th Percentile £95,525 £86,250 £95,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £63,750 £65,000
% change year-on-year +9.80% -1.92% -

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 19,449 48,572 59,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.22% 39.16% 39.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15,961 37,280 45,842
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,655 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.48% +2.86% +5.00%

Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Private Cloud in England

Private Cloud
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Private Cloud in England

Private Cloud
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Private Cloud in England over the 6 months to 1 December 2020.

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 1 December 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 +79 78 £70,000 +7.69% 18
South East +110 50 £70,000 +12.00% 18
North of England +94 28 £51,250 +33.12% 9
Midlands +75 24 £75,000 +7.14% 5
North West +73 21 £52,500 -8.70% 6
West Midlands +57 21 £70,000 - 4
South West +120 12 £45,000 -16.28% 4
East of England +122 7 £70,000 +33.33% 2
Yorkshire +75 7 £32,500 -5.80% 3
East Midlands +77 3 £100,000 +60.00% 1
Private Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 1 December 2020, 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.

1 143 (70.79%) Azure
2 91 (45.05%) Microsoft
3 89 (44.06%) AWS
4 77 (38.12%) IaaS
5 72 (35.64%) Windows
5 72 (35.64%) VMware
6 67 (33.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 67 (33.17%) Data Centre
7 62 (30.69%) DevOps
8 57 (28.22%) SQL Server
9 54 (26.73%) Windows Server
9 54 (26.73%) Hyper-V
10 53 (26.24%) PaaS
10 53 (26.24%) Public Cloud
11 52 (25.74%) Active Directory
12 51 (25.25%) Office 365
13 50 (24.75%) Finance
13 50 (24.75%) Degree
14 49 (24.26%) SQL
14 49 (24.26%) Terraform
14 49 (24.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 48 (23.76%) Ansible
16 47 (23.27%) ITIL
17 46 (22.77%) Microsoft Certification
18 44 (21.78%) MCSE
18 44 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
19 39 (19.31%) Linux
20 38 (18.81%) GCP
21 36 (17.82%) PowerShell
22 35 (17.33%) SaaS

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 21 (10.40%) SharePoint
2 20 (9.90%) MS Exchange
3 15 (7.43%) Skype for Business
4 11 (5.45%) OpenStack
5 5 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.49%) Confluence
8 1 (0.50%) IIS
8 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.46%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.50%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 143 (70.79%) Azure
2 89 (44.06%) AWS
3 77 (38.12%) IaaS
4 53 (26.24%) PaaS
5 51 (25.25%) Office 365
6 38 (18.81%) GCP
7 35 (17.33%) SaaS
8 19 (9.41%) OpenShift
9 12 (5.94%) AWS CloudFormation
9 12 (5.94%) Azure Active Directory
9 12 (5.94%) GitHub
10 5 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (2.48%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.99%) Power Platform
12 1 (0.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.87%) Firewall
2 17 (8.42%) WAN
3 15 (7.43%) Skype
4 14 (6.93%) DNS
5 12 (5.94%) AMQP
6 11 (5.45%) HTTP
7 8 (3.96%) SAN
8 7 (3.47%) LAN
9 6 (2.97%) Wireless
10 5 (2.48%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.98%) MPLS
11 4 (1.98%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (1.49%) Network Security
12 3 (1.49%) SMTP
12 3 (1.49%) Wireshark
13 2 (0.99%) VLAN
13 2 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.50%) BGP
14 1 (0.50%) Internet
14 1 (0.50%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (28.22%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.90%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (9.41%) MongoDB
3 19 (9.41%) Relational Database
4 17 (8.42%) NoSQL
5 12 (5.94%) Big Data
6 9 (4.46%) Redis
7 8 (3.96%) Hadoop
8 6 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.48%) HBase
10 4 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.98%) MySQL
11 3 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.99%) Power BI
12 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.50%) DB2
13 1 (0.50%) KDB
13 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (11.88%) Jenkins
2 13 (6.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (1.98%) JIRA
3 4 (1.98%) Selenium
4 3 (1.49%) JMeter
4 3 (1.49%) JUnit
4 3 (1.49%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.99%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.99%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.50%) GitLab
6 1 (0.50%) Gradle
6 1 (0.50%) Maven
6 1 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.50%) REST Assured
6 1 (0.50%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.50%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 50 (24.75%) Finance
2 10 (4.95%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.46%) Banking
4 8 (3.96%) Front Office
5 7 (3.47%) Public Sector
6 5 (2.48%) Digital Economy
7 4 (1.98%) Military
8 3 (1.49%) Electronics
8 3 (1.49%) Korean Language
8 3 (1.49%) Marketing
9 2 (0.99%) Law
9 2 (0.99%) Local Government
10 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.50%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.50%) Police
Job Titles
1 48 (23.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 38 (18.81%) Architect
3 24 (11.88%) Consultant
4 22 (10.89%) Azure Consultant
5 16 (7.92%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 15 (7.43%) Azure Engineer
7 14 (6.93%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (6.44%) Azure Architect
8 13 (6.44%) Cloud Engineer
8 13 (6.44%) DevOps Architect
8 13 (6.44%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (5.94%) Network Engineer
10 11 (5.45%) Developer
10 11 (5.45%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (5.45%) Python Engineer
11 10 (4.95%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (4.95%) Cloud Architect
11 10 (4.95%) Windows Engineer
11 10 (4.95%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (3.96%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.41%) Kafka
2 18 (8.91%) Spring
3 17 (8.42%) REST
4 14 (6.93%) .NET
5 12 (5.94%) .NET Core
5 12 (5.94%) .NET Framework
5 12 (5.94%) Spring Boot
6 11 (5.45%) React
7 9 (4.46%) Memcached
7 9 (4.46%) Vert.x
8 8 (3.96%) Apache Thrift
9 5 (2.48%) Guice
9 5 (2.48%) JSON
9 5 (2.48%) Lucene
9 5 (2.48%) Protocol Buffers
10 4 (1.98%) Web Services
11 2 (0.99%) OAuth
11 2 (0.99%) OpenID
11 2 (0.99%) Velocity
11 2 (0.99%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 67 (33.17%) Data Centre
2 53 (26.24%) Public Cloud
3 33 (16.34%) Hybrid Cloud
4 16 (7.92%) Cloud Native
5 9 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (3.96%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.97%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.48%) User Experience
9 3 (1.49%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.49%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (0.99%) EMC VNXe
10 2 (0.99%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.99%) Replication
11 1 (0.50%) Blog
11 1 (0.50%) Clustering
11 1 (0.50%) Derivative
11 1 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 72 (35.64%) Windows
2 54 (26.73%) Windows Server
3 39 (19.31%) Linux
4 5 (2.48%) Windows 10
4 5 (2.48%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (1.98%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.98%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.50%) Android
7 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.50%) CentOS
7 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (30.69%) DevOps
2 49 (24.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 47 (23.27%) ITIL
4 44 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (12.87%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (12.38%) Presales
6 25 (12.38%) PRINCE2
7 22 (10.89%) Microservices
8 21 (10.40%) ITIL V3
9 20 (9.90%) Decision-Making
9 20 (9.90%) Test Automation
10 18 (8.91%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (7.92%) Customer Requirements
12 15 (7.43%) Open Source
12 15 (7.43%) Server Virtualisation
13 14 (6.93%) Infrastructure as Code
13 14 (6.93%) Migration
13 14 (6.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (6.44%) Analytics
15 12 (5.94%) Forensic Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (24.26%) SQL
2 36 (17.82%) PowerShell
3 32 (15.84%) Python
4 25 (12.38%) Java
5 17 (8.42%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.49%) C
6 3 (1.49%) C#
6 3 (1.49%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.50%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (0.50%) C++
7 1 (0.50%) Go
7 1 (0.50%) Java 8
7 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (24.75%) Degree
2 46 (22.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (21.78%) MCSE
4 26 (12.87%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (12.38%) CCNA
6 23 (11.39%) Security Cleared
7 16 (7.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (7.43%) MCSA
8 15 (7.43%) SC Cleared
9 14 (6.93%) RHCE
10 12 (5.94%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (5.45%) AWS Certification
12 8 (3.96%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (1.49%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.50%) CCDA
14 1 (0.50%) CCDP
14 1 (0.50%) CCIE
14 1 (0.50%) CCNP
14 1 (0.50%) MCP
14 1 (0.50%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (4.46%) SLA
2 7 (3.47%) GDPR
3 6 (2.97%) BS25999
3 6 (2.97%) ISO 9001
3 6 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (1.98%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (1.98%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (0.99%) COBIT
5 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.99%) NIST
5 2 (0.99%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.50%) PMO
6 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 67 (33.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (26.73%) Hyper-V
3 52 (25.74%) Active Directory
4 25 (12.38%) Docker
5 7 (3.47%) vSphere
6 6 (2.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (2.48%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.49%) VMware NSX
8 3 (1.49%) XenApp
8 3 (1.49%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.99%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.50%) Firmware
10 1 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 49 (24.26%) Terraform
2 48 (23.76%) Ansible
3 33 (16.34%) Microsoft Intune
4 31 (15.35%) SCCM
5 26 (12.87%) Puppet
6 15 (7.43%) Microsoft Clustering
7 14 (6.93%) Kubernetes
8 5 (2.48%) Nessus
9 4 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.98%) PaperCut
9 4 (1.98%) SCVMM
10 3 (1.49%) vRealize
11 2 (0.99%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.99%) Nagios
11 2 (0.99%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.99%) SCOM
11 2 (0.99%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.50%) CASB
12 1 (0.50%) Grafana
12 1 (0.50%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 91 (45.05%) Microsoft
2 72 (35.64%) VMware
3 34 (16.83%) Red Hat
4 19 (9.41%) Oracle
5 17 (8.42%) Google
6 11 (5.45%) Citrix
7 9 (4.46%) Veeam
8 6 (2.97%) 3PAR
8 6 (2.97%) Cisco
9 5 (2.48%) HP
9 5 (2.48%) Palo Alto
10 4 (1.98%) EMC
11 3 (1.49%) Meraki
11 3 (1.49%) Spotify
12 2 (0.99%) CommVault
12 2 (0.99%) Dell
12 2 (0.99%) F5
12 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.99%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.99%) Splunk