Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 836 890 1043
Rank change year-on-year +54 +153 +149
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 285 271 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.17% 0.093%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.78% 0.90% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 226 214 139
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

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 36,577 30,071 23,227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.82% 18.34% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 29,725 24,962 19,623
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +8.42%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +66 180 £70,000 - 32
Midlands +51 37 £65,000 - 12
South East -42 26 £61,250 +11.36% 3
West Midlands - 21 £55,000 - 6
East Midlands +11 16 £65,000 - 6
South West -5 15 £60,000 +31.87% 9
East of England +9 13 £60,000 +14.29% 3
North of England +23 10 £45,000 +42.86% 10
Yorkshire +33 8 £42,250 +40.83% 7
North West -1 1 £47,500 +18.75% 3
North East - 1 £42,500 -
Virtual Private Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 285 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 216 (75.79%) Amazon EC2
3 187 (65.61%) Amazon RDS
4 174 (61.05%) DevOps
5 171 (60.00%) Amazon S3
6 149 (52.28%) Linux
7 129 (45.26%) AWS CloudFormation
8 128 (44.91%) Python
9 113 (39.65%) Web Services
10 110 (38.60%) Ansible
11 103 (36.14%) Terraform
12 102 (35.79%) AWS Lambda
13 100 (35.09%) Serverless
14 93 (32.63%) Docker
15 88 (30.88%) Jenkins
15 88 (30.88%) Puppet
16 84 (29.47%) Opscode Chef
17 79 (27.72%) Continuous Integration
17 79 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
18 78 (27.37%) Windows
19 74 (25.96%) Bash Shell
20 72 (25.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 72 (25.26%) Java
21 70 (24.56%) Route 53
22 68 (23.86%) SQL
23 67 (23.51%) DNS
24 63 (22.11%) Configuration Management
25 62 (21.75%) VMware
26 58 (20.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
27 54 (18.95%) Scrum

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 (11.58%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (10.18%) Apache
3 23 (8.07%) Tomcat
4 22 (7.72%) CMS
5 21 (7.37%) nginx
6 18 (6.32%) WordPress
7 14 (4.91%) Drupal
8 11 (3.86%) JBoss
9 8 (2.81%) Confluence
10 7 (2.46%) OpenStack
10 7 (2.46%) SharePoint
11 6 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.40%) IIS
12 4 (1.40%) MS Exchange
13 3 (1.05%) SAS
14 2 (0.70%) Moodle
15 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
15 1 (0.35%) Mule
15 1 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 285 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 216 (75.79%) Amazon EC2
3 171 (60.00%) Amazon S3
4 129 (45.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 102 (35.79%) AWS Lambda
6 100 (35.09%) Serverless
7 70 (24.56%) Route 53
8 58 (20.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 52 (18.25%) Amazon ELB
10 50 (17.54%) CloudFront
11 47 (16.49%) Microsoft Azure
12 38 (13.33%) GitHub
13 34 (11.93%) SaaS
14 32 (11.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 28 (9.82%) Amazon SQS
16 27 (9.47%) AWS CloudTrail
17 26 (9.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 24 (8.42%) Cloud Computing
18 24 (8.42%) IaaS
19 20 (7.02%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 67 (23.51%) DNS
2 38 (13.33%) Firewall
3 37 (12.98%) TCP/IP
4 32 (11.23%) VPN
5 26 (9.12%) DHCP
6 23 (8.07%) WAN
7 19 (6.67%) LAN
8 15 (5.26%) HTTP
9 14 (4.91%) Internet
9 14 (4.91%) Network Security
10 13 (4.56%) OpenLDAP
11 11 (3.86%) Fibre Channel
11 11 (3.86%) SAN
12 10 (3.51%) IPsec
12 10 (3.51%) iSCSI
12 10 (3.51%) SMTP
13 7 (2.46%) FCoE
13 7 (2.46%) NAS
14 6 (2.11%) SNMP
14 6 (2.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (65.61%) Amazon RDS
2 72 (25.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 52 (18.25%) MySQL
4 34 (11.93%) SQL Server
5 33 (11.58%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (6.67%) NoSQL
7 17 (5.96%) Redis
8 16 (5.61%) Azure SQL Database
9 15 (5.26%) MongoDB
10 10 (3.51%) Amazon Redshift
11 8 (2.81%) Big Data
12 7 (2.46%) Oracle Database
13 6 (2.11%) Amazon Aurora
13 6 (2.11%) Blockchain
13 6 (2.11%) Relational Database
14 5 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (1.75%) DB2
15 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
15 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
16 3 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 88 (30.88%) Jenkins
2 50 (17.54%) Git (software)
3 33 (11.58%) JIRA
4 19 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 18 (6.32%) Subversion
6 15 (5.26%) GitLab
7 12 (4.21%) Cucumber
7 12 (4.21%) Visual Studio
8 10 (3.51%) Maven
8 10 (3.51%) PEAR
9 8 (2.81%) Bitbucket
9 8 (2.81%) Gradle
9 8 (2.81%) TeamCity
10 7 (2.46%) JUnit
11 4 (1.40%) Ant
11 4 (1.40%) Hudson
11 4 (1.40%) jMock
11 4 (1.40%) Mockito
11 4 (1.40%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (1.40%) Vagrant
General
1 53 (18.60%) Finance
2 13 (4.56%) Publishing
3 11 (3.86%) Banking
4 10 (3.51%) Billing
5 9 (3.16%) Retail
6 8 (2.81%) Advertising
7 5 (1.75%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.05%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.70%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 121 (42.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 69 (24.21%) AWS Engineer
3 47 (16.49%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 44 (15.44%) AWS DevOps
5 43 (15.09%) Architect
6 38 (13.33%) Senior DevOps
7 37 (12.98%) Cloud Architect
7 37 (12.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 29 (10.18%) Cloud Engineer
9 25 (8.77%) Lead DevOps
10 23 (8.07%) AWS Architect
10 23 (8.07%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 20 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 16 (5.61%) Junior
12 16 (5.61%) Junior DevOps
12 16 (5.61%) Junior DevOps Engineer
13 13 (4.56%) Administrator
13 13 (4.56%) Systems Administrator
14 12 (4.21%) Linux Engineer
15 11 (3.86%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (39.65%) Web Services
2 46 (16.14%) Node.js
3 25 (8.77%) LDAP
4 11 (3.86%) J2EE
4 11 (3.86%) JSON
4 11 (3.86%) YAML
5 10 (3.51%) Elastic Stack
5 10 (3.51%) SOAP
6 9 (3.16%) HTML
6 9 (3.16%) Spring
7 8 (2.81%) .NET
7 8 (2.81%) RESTful
8 7 (2.46%) LAMP
8 7 (2.46%) REST
9 5 (1.75%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (1.75%) CSS
9 5 (1.75%) LEMP Stack
9 5 (1.75%) React
9 5 (1.75%) SAML
9 5 (1.75%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.63%) Private Cloud
2 33 (11.58%) Public Cloud
3 29 (10.18%) Data Centre
4 21 (7.37%) Computer Science
5 19 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 18 (6.32%) Hybrid Cloud
7 17 (5.96%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (4.21%) Enterprise Cloud
9 11 (3.86%) Replication
10 10 (3.51%) Linux Command Line
11 9 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (2.46%) Cloud Native
13 6 (2.11%) Blog
13 6 (2.11%) Fintech
14 5 (1.75%) Client/Server
14 5 (1.75%) Mobile App
15 4 (1.40%) Derivative
16 3 (1.05%) iPhone
16 3 (1.05%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 149 (52.28%) Linux
2 78 (27.37%) Windows
3 44 (15.44%) Unix
4 39 (13.68%) CentOS
5 28 (9.82%) Windows Server
6 22 (7.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (4.56%) Solaris
8 11 (3.86%) Ubuntu
9 9 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (2.81%) Debian
11 5 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (1.40%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (1.05%) Android
13 3 (1.05%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.70%) Fedora
14 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.70%) openSUSE
15 1 (0.35%) Amazon Linux
15 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (61.05%) DevOps
2 79 (27.72%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (27.72%) Continuous Integration
3 63 (22.11%) Configuration Management
4 54 (18.95%) Scrum
5 48 (16.84%) ITIL
6 43 (15.09%) Open Source
7 39 (13.68%) High Availability
8 37 (12.98%) Problem-Solving
9 36 (12.63%) Continuous Deployment
10 34 (11.93%) Project Management
11 32 (11.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 32 (11.23%) Test Automation
12 31 (10.88%) Kanban
13 29 (10.18%) Performance Tuning
14 26 (9.12%) Service Management
15 25 (8.77%) Line Management
16 24 (8.42%) Load Balancing
16 24 (8.42%) Migration
17 22 (7.72%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 128 (44.91%) Python
2 74 (25.96%) Bash Shell
3 72 (25.26%) Java
4 68 (23.86%) SQL
5 54 (18.95%) Ruby
6 45 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 40 (14.04%) PowerShell
8 35 (12.28%) Go
9 24 (8.42%) Perl
10 23 (8.07%) PHP
11 18 (6.32%) Shell Script
12 8 (2.81%) C#
13 7 (2.46%) VBScript
14 6 (2.11%) C++
15 5 (1.75%) C
16 2 (0.70%) Groovy
16 2 (0.70%) Scala
16 2 (0.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 37 (12.98%) Degree
2 31 (10.88%) AWS Certification
3 17 (5.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.40%) CCIE
6 4 (1.40%) CCNP
6 4 (1.40%) VCP6
6 4 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.05%) CCNA
7 3 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.05%) MBA
7 3 (1.05%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.70%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.35%) CEH
9 1 (0.35%) CRISC
9 1 (0.35%) GIAC
9 1 (0.35%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.86%) QA
2 8 (2.81%) SLA
3 6 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.70%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.35%) GDPR
System Software
1 93 (32.63%) Docker
2 47 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (7.37%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (5.61%) Active Directory
5 13 (4.56%) Hyper-V
6 11 (3.86%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.81%) Samba
8 5 (1.75%) Xen
9 4 (1.40%) VMware NSX
9 4 (1.40%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.05%) NFS
10 3 (1.05%) VMFS
11 2 (0.70%) pfSense
12 1 (0.35%) KVM
12 1 (0.35%) LXC
12 1 (0.35%) Varnish
12 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 110 (38.60%) Ansible
2 103 (36.14%) Terraform
3 88 (30.88%) Puppet
4 84 (29.47%) Opscode Chef
5 52 (18.25%) Kubernetes
6 18 (6.32%) ZABBIX
7 15 (5.26%) Nagios
7 15 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
8 10 (3.51%) Docker Swarm
8 10 (3.51%) SCOM
9 9 (3.16%) EMC NetWorker
10 8 (2.81%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 7 (2.46%) Salt
11 7 (2.46%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 4 (1.40%) Mesos
12 4 (1.40%) Rancher
12 4 (1.40%) vCenter Server
13 3 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
13 3 (1.05%) Grafana
14 2 (0.70%) Packer
Vendors
1 62 (21.75%) VMware
2 44 (15.44%) Red Hat
3 36 (12.63%) Oracle
4 32 (11.23%) Microsoft
5 24 (8.42%) Cisco
6 20 (7.02%) New Relic
7 14 (4.91%) EMC
8 13 (4.56%) SolarWinds
9 10 (3.51%) McAfee
10 8 (2.81%) HP
11 7 (2.46%) Atlassian
11 7 (2.46%) Centrify
12 6 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.75%) Google
13 5 (1.75%) Splunk
14 4 (1.40%) NetApp
15 3 (1.05%) Avaya
15 3 (1.05%) Reuters
15 3 (1.05%) Sun
15 3 (1.05%) TIBCO