Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Private Cloud over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
UK > England
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 833 917 1031
Rank change year-on-year +84 +114 +141
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 293 258 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.15% 0.096%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.80% 0.80% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 238 203 143
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £48,375 £41,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,500 £79,350
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Virtual Private Cloud 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 36,798 32,144 23,333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.72% 19.23% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 29,697 26,783 19,707
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%

Virtual Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Private Cloud in England

Virtual Private Cloud
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Virtual Private Cloud in England

Virtual Private Cloud
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud in England over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Virtual Private Cloud in England

Virtual 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 Virtual Private Cloud within the England region over the 6 months to 10 December 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 +132 185 £70,000 +3.70% 46
Midlands +72 45 £60,000 - 12
West Midlands - 30 £55,000 - 7
South East -6 28 £55,000 -4.35% 5
East of England +13 16 £60,000 +17.07% 4
East Midlands +19 15 £65,000 - 5
South West +3 10 £60,000 +28.34%
North of England +5 7 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Yorkshire +29 5 £42,250 -2.31% 3
North West +4 1 £47,500 +18.75% 2
North East - 1 £42,500 -
Virtual Private Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT jobs citing Virtual 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 Virtual Private Cloud.

1 293 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 217 (74.06%) Amazon EC2
3 190 (64.85%) Amazon S3
4 183 (62.46%) Amazon RDS
5 171 (58.36%) DevOps
6 148 (50.51%) AWS CloudFormation
7 147 (50.17%) Linux
8 122 (41.64%) Python
9 116 (39.59%) Web Services
10 112 (38.23%) Ansible
11 98 (33.45%) Terraform
12 95 (32.42%) Opscode Chef
12 95 (32.42%) AWS Lambda
13 93 (31.74%) Serverless
14 91 (31.06%) Docker
15 87 (29.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 85 (29.01%) Puppet
17 83 (28.33%) Jenkins
17 83 (28.33%) SQL
18 80 (27.30%) Bash Shell
19 78 (26.62%) Windows
20 72 (24.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
21 71 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
22 70 (23.89%) Route 53
23 68 (23.21%) VMware
24 67 (22.87%) DNS
25 64 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
26 62 (21.16%) Java
27 59 (20.14%) Finance
28 58 (19.80%) Configuration Management

Virtual 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 33 (11.26%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (8.87%) nginx
3 21 (7.17%) Apache
4 18 (6.14%) Tomcat
5 16 (5.46%) CMS
6 15 (5.12%) WordPress
7 11 (3.75%) JBoss
8 9 (3.07%) IIS
9 8 (2.73%) Confluence
9 8 (2.73%) Drupal
10 6 (2.05%) SharePoint
11 5 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.37%) MS Exchange
12 4 (1.37%) OpenStack
13 3 (1.02%) SAS
14 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.34%) Mule
14 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 293 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 217 (74.06%) Amazon EC2
3 190 (64.85%) Amazon S3
4 148 (50.51%) AWS CloudFormation
5 95 (32.42%) AWS Lambda
6 93 (31.74%) Serverless
7 87 (29.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 70 (23.89%) Route 53
9 54 (18.43%) Microsoft Azure
10 52 (17.75%) Amazon ELB
11 50 (17.06%) CloudFront
12 43 (14.68%) Amazon SQS
13 40 (13.65%) AWS CloudTrail
14 36 (12.29%) Cloud Computing
14 36 (12.29%) GitHub
15 32 (10.92%) SaaS
16 28 (9.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 24 (8.19%) Azure Active Directory
17 24 (8.19%) IaaS
18 22 (7.51%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 67 (22.87%) DNS
2 51 (17.41%) VPN
3 49 (16.72%) Firewall
4 35 (11.95%) TCP/IP
5 33 (11.26%) DHCP
6 30 (10.24%) WAN
7 26 (8.87%) LAN
8 14 (4.78%) Fibre Channel
8 14 (4.78%) Internet
8 14 (4.78%) SAN
9 13 (4.44%) iSCSI
10 12 (4.10%) OpenLDAP
11 10 (3.41%) IPsec
11 10 (3.41%) Network Security
12 8 (2.73%) NAS
12 8 (2.73%) VLAN
13 7 (2.39%) FCoE
13 7 (2.39%) VoIP
14 6 (2.05%) SMTP
14 6 (2.05%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (62.46%) Amazon RDS
2 72 (24.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 41 (13.99%) MySQL
4 36 (12.29%) PostgreSQL
5 29 (9.90%) SQL Server
6 27 (9.22%) Azure SQL Database
7 23 (7.85%) MongoDB
8 19 (6.48%) NoSQL
9 18 (6.14%) Big Data
9 18 (6.14%) Redis
10 11 (3.75%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (2.05%) Blockchain
11 6 (2.05%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (1.71%) Amazon Aurora
12 5 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.71%) DB2
12 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.02%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 83 (28.33%) Jenkins
2 51 (17.41%) Git (software)
3 36 (12.29%) JIRA
4 17 (5.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 15 (5.12%) GitLab
5 15 (5.12%) Subversion
6 14 (4.78%) Bitbucket
6 14 (4.78%) Maven
6 14 (4.78%) Visual Studio
7 12 (4.10%) Cucumber
8 10 (3.41%) PEAR
8 10 (3.41%) TeamCity
9 8 (2.73%) Gradle
10 7 (2.39%) JUnit
11 5 (1.71%) CircleCI
11 5 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (1.37%) Hudson
12 4 (1.37%) Mockito
12 4 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (1.37%) Vagrant
General
1 59 (20.14%) Finance
2 15 (5.12%) Publishing
3 11 (3.75%) Banking
4 10 (3.41%) Billing
5 9 (3.07%) Advertising
6 7 (2.39%) Retail
6 7 (2.39%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.71%) Marketing
8 3 (1.02%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Games
10 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 109 (37.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 60 (20.48%) AWS Engineer
3 55 (18.77%) Architect
4 44 (15.02%) Cloud Architect
5 39 (13.31%) Cloud Engineer
6 37 (12.63%) Senior DevOps
7 36 (12.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 34 (11.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 32 (10.92%) AWS DevOps
10 27 (9.22%) AWS Architect
11 26 (8.87%) Lead DevOps
12 23 (7.85%) Lead DevOps Engineer
13 21 (7.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 16 (5.46%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 16 (5.46%) Solutions Architect
15 13 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
16 12 (4.10%) Consultant
16 12 (4.10%) Junior
16 12 (4.10%) Junior DevOps
16 12 (4.10%) Junior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (39.59%) Web Services
2 43 (14.68%) Node.js
3 24 (8.19%) LDAP
4 17 (5.80%) Elastic Stack
4 17 (5.80%) YAML
5 16 (5.46%) Spring
6 12 (4.10%) HTML
7 11 (3.75%) JSON
7 11 (3.75%) SOAP
8 10 (3.41%) Memcached
9 9 (3.07%) .NET
10 8 (2.73%) J2EE
10 8 (2.73%) RESTful
11 7 (2.39%) ActiveMQ
11 7 (2.39%) Hibernate
11 7 (2.39%) REST
12 6 (2.05%) LAMP
12 6 (2.05%) LEMP Stack
12 6 (2.05%) React
13 5 (1.71%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.70%) Private Cloud
2 38 (12.97%) Data Centre
2 38 (12.97%) Public Cloud
3 28 (9.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 26 (8.87%) Self-Motivation
5 22 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (6.48%) Management Information System
7 13 (4.44%) Replication
8 10 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (3.07%) Enterprise Cloud
9 9 (3.07%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (2.73%) Fintech
11 6 (2.05%) Derivative
12 5 (1.71%) Cloud Native
12 5 (1.71%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.37%) Blog
14 3 (1.02%) Social Media
15 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
15 1 (0.34%) Learning Management System
15 1 (0.34%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 147 (50.17%) Linux
2 78 (26.62%) Windows
3 37 (12.63%) Unix
4 36 (12.29%) CentOS
5 29 (9.90%) Windows Server
6 19 (6.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (5.80%) Ubuntu
8 13 (4.44%) Solaris
9 12 (4.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (3.07%) Debian
11 6 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (1.71%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (1.02%) Amazon Linux
13 3 (1.02%) VMS
14 2 (0.68%) Fedora
14 2 (0.68%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.68%) openSUSE
14 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (58.36%) DevOps
2 71 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (21.84%) Continuous Integration
4 58 (19.80%) Configuration Management
5 54 (18.43%) ITIL
6 48 (16.38%) Scrum
7 47 (16.04%) Load Balancing
8 41 (13.99%) Problem-Solving
9 40 (13.65%) Project Management
10 38 (12.97%) Migration
11 37 (12.63%) Open Source
12 36 (12.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 33 (11.26%) High Availability
13 33 (11.26%) Line Management
13 33 (11.26%) Service Management
14 29 (9.90%) Continuous Deployment
14 29 (9.90%) Mentoring
14 29 (9.90%) Performance Tuning
15 27 (9.22%) PRINCE2
16 26 (8.87%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 122 (41.64%) Python
2 83 (28.33%) SQL
3 80 (27.30%) Bash Shell
4 62 (21.16%) Java
5 47 (16.04%) Ruby
6 42 (14.33%) JavaScript
6 42 (14.33%) PowerShell
7 28 (9.56%) Go
8 25 (8.53%) Perl
9 16 (5.46%) Shell Script
10 14 (4.78%) PHP
11 9 (3.07%) VBScript
12 8 (2.73%) C#
13 6 (2.05%) C++
13 6 (2.05%) R
14 3 (1.02%) C
14 3 (1.02%) Scala
15 2 (0.68%) Groovy
15 2 (0.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 39 (13.31%) Degree
2 30 (10.24%) AWS Certification
3 14 (4.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.71%) CCNA
6 4 (1.37%) CCIE
6 4 (1.37%) CCNP
6 4 (1.37%) VCP6
6 4 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.02%) MBA
7 3 (1.02%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.68%) MCSE
8 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.80%) GDPR
2 9 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.07%) SLA
3 7 (2.39%) QA
4 5 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.68%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 91 (31.06%) Docker
2 52 (17.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (10.58%) Virtual Machines
4 26 (8.87%) Active Directory
5 21 (7.17%) Hyper-V
6 10 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.73%) Samba
8 5 (1.71%) NFS
8 5 (1.71%) VMFS
8 5 (1.71%) Xen
9 4 (1.37%) VMware NSX
9 4 (1.37%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.68%) pfSense
11 1 (0.34%) KVM
11 1 (0.34%) LXC
11 1 (0.34%) Varnish
11 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 112 (38.23%) Ansible
2 98 (33.45%) Terraform
3 95 (32.42%) Opscode Chef
4 85 (29.01%) Puppet
5 55 (18.77%) Kubernetes
6 20 (6.83%) Nagios
7 17 (5.80%) ZABBIX
8 11 (3.75%) Docker Swarm
9 10 (3.41%) SCOM
10 9 (3.07%) EMC NetWorker
10 9 (3.07%) Packer
11 8 (2.73%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 8 (2.73%) Salt
12 7 (2.39%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 6 (2.05%) Single Sign-On
13 6 (2.05%) vCenter Server
14 5 (1.71%) Failover Clustering
15 4 (1.37%) HAProxy
15 4 (1.37%) Mesos
15 4 (1.37%) Rancher
Vendors
1 68 (23.21%) VMware
2 43 (14.68%) Red Hat
3 40 (13.65%) Microsoft
4 28 (9.56%) Cisco
5 25 (8.53%) Oracle
6 17 (5.80%) SolarWinds
7 16 (5.46%) New Relic
8 15 (5.12%) EMC
9 10 (3.41%) HP
9 10 (3.41%) McAfee
10 9 (3.07%) Google
11 7 (2.39%) Atlassian
11 7 (2.39%) Avaya
11 7 (2.39%) Centrify
12 5 (1.71%) Brocade
12 5 (1.71%) NetApp
12 5 (1.71%) RedGate
12 5 (1.71%) Splunk
12 5 (1.71%) Veeam
12 5 (1.71%) WatchGuard