Period
to 2 March 2021

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 2 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Private Cloud
UK > England
6 months to
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 552 581 625
Rank change year-on-year +29 +44 -45
Permanent jobs citing Private Cloud 240 448 518
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 1.03% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 230 362 434
Median annual salary £67,500 £63,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.30% -5.93% +3.85%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £43,672
90th Percentile £81,375 £95,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% -3.85% -

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 26,677 43,480 55,535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.44% 38.84% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19,979 34,029 43,159
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £29,975
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +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 2 March 2021.

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 2 March 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
South East +109 77 £70,000 +12.00% 9
London +24 72 £70,000 +3.70% 20
North of England +27 27 £50,000 - 15
Midlands +45 24 £75,000 +14.89% 12
West Midlands +31 24 £75,000 +14.89% 9
South West +28 20 £45,000 -14.29% 4
North West +33 17 £52,500 -6.67% 14
East of England +77 13 £70,000 +27.27% 5
Yorkshire +32 10 £32,500 -2.99%
Private Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 2 March 2021, 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.

1 148 (61.67%) Azure
2 99 (41.25%) AWS
3 92 (38.33%) Microsoft
4 91 (37.92%) DevOps
5 77 (32.08%) VMware
6 72 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 70 (29.17%) Windows
8 68 (28.33%) Ansible
9 67 (27.92%) Terraform
10 65 (27.08%) Data Centre
10 65 (27.08%) IaaS
10 65 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
11 58 (24.17%) Active Directory
12 56 (23.33%) PaaS
12 56 (23.33%) Docker
13 53 (22.08%) ITIL
14 52 (21.67%) Linux
14 52 (21.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 51 (21.25%) SQL
15 51 (21.25%) Public Cloud
16 49 (20.42%) SQL Server
17 48 (20.00%) Security Cleared
18 47 (19.58%) Microsoft 365
18 47 (19.58%) Python
19 46 (19.17%) Windows Server
20 45 (18.75%) Kubernetes
21 43 (17.92%) Hybrid Cloud
21 43 (17.92%) Hyper-V
21 43 (17.92%) Finance
22 40 (16.67%) 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 35 (14.58%) OpenStack
2 31 (12.92%) SharePoint
3 19 (7.92%) MS Exchange
4 10 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (2.92%) IIS
7 6 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (2.08%) CloudStack
8 5 (2.08%) nginx
9 4 (1.67%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.42%) Confluence
10 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.92%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.42%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 148 (61.67%) Azure
2 99 (41.25%) AWS
3 65 (27.08%) IaaS
4 56 (23.33%) PaaS
5 47 (19.58%) Microsoft 365
6 40 (16.67%) SaaS
7 39 (16.25%) OpenShift
8 28 (11.67%) GCP
9 11 (4.58%) Azure Active Directory
9 11 (4.58%) GitHub
10 10 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (3.33%) Amazon ECS
11 8 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (3.33%) Serverless
12 6 (2.50%) OneDrive
12 6 (2.50%) Power Platform
13 5 (2.08%) Amazon EKS
13 5 (2.08%) Datadog
13 5 (2.08%) npm
13 5 (2.08%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 32 (13.33%) Firewall
2 18 (7.50%) DNS
3 10 (4.17%) WAN
4 9 (3.75%) AMQP
4 9 (3.75%) SAN
4 9 (3.75%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.92%) HTTP
5 7 (2.92%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (2.92%) VLAN
6 6 (2.50%) Internet
6 6 (2.50%) Wireless
7 5 (2.08%) Network Security
8 4 (1.67%) Skype
8 4 (1.67%) VSAN
9 2 (0.83%) LAN
9 2 (0.83%) SSL
10 1 (0.42%) ICMP
10 1 (0.42%) MPLS
10 1 (0.42%) PBX
10 1 (0.42%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (20.42%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.83%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 18 (7.50%) Relational Database
5 14 (5.83%) NoSQL
6 13 (5.42%) MySQL
6 13 (5.42%) Redis
7 11 (4.58%) Big Data
7 11 (4.58%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.08%) MariaDB
9 4 (1.67%) HBase
9 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2019
10 3 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.83%) Power BI
12 1 (0.42%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 35 (14.58%) Jenkins
2 19 (7.92%) GitLab
3 15 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 8 (3.33%) TeamCity
5 6 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (2.50%) Gradle
5 6 (2.50%) Maven
5 6 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.25%) Artifactory
6 3 (1.25%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.25%) Postman
6 3 (1.25%) Selenium
6 3 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.83%) JIRA
7 2 (0.83%) JMeter
7 2 (0.83%) JUnit
7 2 (0.83%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.42%) REST Assured
8 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.42%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 43 (17.92%) Finance
2 19 (7.92%) Law
3 16 (6.67%) Public Sector
4 11 (4.58%) Electronics
5 9 (3.75%) Digital Economy
5 9 (3.75%) Marketing
5 9 (3.75%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.50%) Local Government
6 6 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.50%) Police
7 4 (1.67%) Front Office
7 4 (1.67%) Legal
7 4 (1.67%) Military
8 2 (0.83%) Banking
8 2 (0.83%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.83%) Retail
9 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.42%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 47 (19.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 43 (17.92%) Architect
3 41 (17.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 29 (12.08%) Consultant
5 21 (8.75%) Azure Consultant
6 20 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 17 (7.08%) Azure Engineer
8 14 (5.83%) Developer
9 12 (5.00%) Data Centre Manager
9 12 (5.00%) Data Manager
9 12 (5.00%) Python Engineer
10 11 (4.58%) Cloud Architect
10 11 (4.58%) Cloud Consultant
10 11 (4.58%) DevOps Architect
11 10 (4.17%) Data Engineer
11 10 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (3.75%) Cloud Engineer
12 9 (3.75%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (3.75%) Software Engineer
12 9 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.67%) React
2 15 (6.25%) Kafka
2 15 (6.25%) Spring
3 14 (5.83%) Spring Boot
4 12 (5.00%) REST
5 11 (4.58%) Elastic Stack
5 11 (4.58%) JSON
6 10 (4.17%) .NET
6 10 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 9 (3.75%) .NET Core
8 8 (3.33%) Memcached
9 7 (2.92%) Vert.x
10 6 (2.50%) Apache Thrift
10 6 (2.50%) Node.js
11 5 (2.08%) LEMP Stack
11 5 (2.08%) YAML
12 4 (1.67%) AngularJS
12 4 (1.67%) Lucene
12 4 (1.67%) Protocol Buffers
12 4 (1.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 65 (27.08%) Data Centre
2 51 (21.25%) Public Cloud
3 43 (17.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 18 (7.50%) Cloud Native
5 10 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (4.17%) Virtual Team
6 8 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.33%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.08%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.25%) PKI
8 3 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.25%) User Experience
9 2 (0.83%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.83%) EMC VNXe
9 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.83%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.42%) Clustering
10 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.42%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 70 (29.17%) Windows
2 52 (21.67%) Linux
3 46 (19.17%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (3.33%) Unix
5 7 (2.92%) Windows 10
5 7 (2.92%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (2.50%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.67%) Windows Server 2019
8 3 (1.25%) Debian
8 3 (1.25%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.42%) AIX
9 1 (0.42%) CentOS
9 1 (0.42%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (37.92%) DevOps
2 65 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (22.08%) ITIL
4 52 (21.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 38 (15.83%) Infrastructure as Code
6 28 (11.67%) PRINCE2
7 27 (11.25%) Open Source
8 25 (10.42%) Software Engineering
9 24 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 24 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (9.58%) Decision-Making
10 23 (9.58%) Scrum
11 21 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (8.75%) Microservices
12 20 (8.33%) Presales
13 19 (7.92%) ITIL V3
13 19 (7.92%) Kanban
14 17 (7.08%) Cybersecurity
15 16 (6.67%) Migration
15 16 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (21.25%) SQL
2 47 (19.58%) Python
3 38 (15.83%) PowerShell
4 32 (13.33%) Java
5 19 (7.92%) Bash Shell
6 9 (3.75%) C++
7 7 (2.92%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.08%) C#
9 3 (1.25%) C
9 3 (1.25%) PHP
9 3 (1.25%) R
9 3 (1.25%) Ruby
9 3 (1.25%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.25%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.42%) Groovy
10 1 (0.42%) Java 8
10 1 (0.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 40 (16.67%) Degree
3 35 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (13.75%) MCSE
5 23 (9.58%) SC Cleared
6 20 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (7.92%) CCNA
8 13 (5.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
9 12 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (3.33%) MCSA
10 8 (3.33%) RHCE
11 7 (2.92%) DV Cleared
12 6 (2.50%) DBS Check
13 5 (2.08%) MCP
14 2 (0.83%) VCAP
15 1 (0.42%) AWS Certification
15 1 (0.42%) CCDA
15 1 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
15 1 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (6.25%) GDPR
3 11 (4.58%) SLA
4 9 (3.75%) BS25999
4 9 (3.75%) ISO 9001
4 9 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 7 (2.92%) PMBOK
6 6 (2.50%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (2.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 5 (2.08%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 72 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (24.17%) Active Directory
3 56 (23.33%) Docker
4 43 (17.92%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (3.33%) VMware NSX
5 8 (3.33%) vSphere
6 5 (2.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.25%) XenApp
8 3 (1.25%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.83%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.83%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.42%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 68 (28.33%) Ansible
2 67 (27.92%) Terraform
3 45 (18.75%) Kubernetes
4 28 (11.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 28 (11.67%) SCCM
5 27 (11.25%) Puppet
6 13 (5.42%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (4.58%) Microsoft Clustering
7 11 (4.58%) Prometheus
8 6 (2.50%) PaperCut
9 4 (1.67%) Grafana
9 4 (1.67%) SCVMM
10 3 (1.25%) Nessus
10 3 (1.25%) Packer
10 3 (1.25%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (1.25%) vRealize
11 2 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.83%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.83%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.83%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 92 (38.33%) Microsoft
2 77 (32.08%) VMware
3 22 (9.17%) Red Hat
4 14 (5.83%) Oracle
5 12 (5.00%) Veeam
6 10 (4.17%) Google
7 6 (2.50%) Citrix
7 6 (2.50%) NEC
7 6 (2.50%) Northgate
7 6 (2.50%) SAP
8 5 (2.08%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.08%) HP
8 5 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.08%) Splunk
9 4 (1.67%) Cisco
9 4 (1.67%) EMC
10 3 (1.25%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.25%) AppDynamics
10 3 (1.25%) MuleSoft
10 3 (1.25%) RedGate