Period
to 18 March 2019

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 18 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 766 898 1011
Rank change year-on-year +132 +113 +100
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 317 268 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.16% 0.094%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.88% 0.76% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 266 229 136
England median annual salary £69,250 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.54% +4.00% +1.63%
10th Percentile £50,000 £41,250 £43,125
90th Percentile £94,375 £87,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +1.63%

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 36,125 35,274 23,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 26.21% 21.46% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 29,083 29,369 19,805
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 18 March 2019.

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 18 March 2019. 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 +111 194 £70,000 - 53
Midlands +69 41 £55,000 -21.43% 6
West Midlands +52 32 £60,000 - 5
South East +41 26 £55,000 -4.35% 9
North of England +39 23 £71,250 +58.33% 16
East of England +57 20 £60,000 -12.73%
Yorkshire +36 14 £60,000 +33.33% 6
South West +11 10 £62,500 +25.00% 1
East Midlands +26 9 £55,000 -21.43% 1
North West +33 8 £72,500 +107.14% 9
North East - 1 £70,000 - 1
Virtual Private Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, 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.

1 317 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 255 (80.44%) Amazon EC2
3 232 (73.19%) Amazon S3
4 196 (61.83%) DevOps
5 180 (56.78%) Amazon RDS
6 179 (56.47%) AWS CloudFormation
7 167 (52.68%) Linux
8 131 (41.32%) AWS Lambda
8 131 (41.32%) Serverless
9 121 (38.17%) Python
10 111 (35.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 104 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
12 100 (31.55%) Web Services
13 94 (29.65%) Ansible
14 93 (29.34%) Windows
15 87 (27.44%) Docker
16 85 (26.81%) Route 53
16 85 (26.81%) Terraform
17 82 (25.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 78 (24.61%) Jenkins
19 74 (23.34%) Amazon SQS
20 72 (22.71%) Java
21 66 (20.82%) SQL
22 64 (20.19%) Bash Shell
22 64 (20.19%) Amazon ELB
23 63 (19.87%) VPN
23 63 (19.87%) Continuous Integration
24 58 (18.30%) PowerShell
25 57 (17.98%) Migration
25 57 (17.98%) Puppet

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 34 (10.73%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (9.15%) IIS
3 14 (4.42%) nginx
4 11 (3.47%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.15%) Apache
6 8 (2.52%) Confluence
7 5 (1.58%) SAS
8 2 (0.63%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.63%) JBoss
8 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.32%) Mule
9 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (1.58%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 317 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 255 (80.44%) Amazon EC2
3 232 (73.19%) Amazon S3
4 179 (56.47%) AWS CloudFormation
5 131 (41.32%) AWS Lambda
5 131 (41.32%) Serverless
6 111 (35.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 85 (26.81%) Route 53
8 74 (23.34%) Amazon SQS
9 64 (20.19%) Amazon ELB
10 51 (16.09%) AWS CloudTrail
11 47 (14.83%) CloudFront
12 46 (14.51%) Microsoft Azure
13 45 (14.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 38 (11.99%) Amazon Glacier
15 34 (10.73%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 34 (10.73%) Cloud Computing
16 22 (6.94%) IaaS
17 21 (6.62%) Azure Active Directory
17 21 (6.62%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 63 (19.87%) VPN
2 55 (17.35%) Firewall
3 51 (16.09%) DNS
4 26 (8.20%) TCP/IP
5 16 (5.05%) DHCP
6 11 (3.47%) LAN
7 9 (2.84%) WAN
8 7 (2.21%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (2.21%) Network Security
8 7 (2.21%) SAN
8 7 (2.21%) SSH
8 7 (2.21%) VoIP
9 6 (1.89%) iSCSI
10 5 (1.58%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (1.58%) Multicast
10 5 (1.58%) OpenLDAP
10 5 (1.58%) VLAN
11 4 (1.26%) IPv4
11 4 (1.26%) SNMP
12 3 (0.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (56.78%) Amazon RDS
2 82 (25.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 29 (9.15%) Big Data
4 26 (8.20%) NoSQL
5 24 (7.57%) Azure SQL Database
5 24 (7.57%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (6.31%) MongoDB
6 20 (6.31%) MySQL
7 17 (5.36%) SQL Server
8 9 (2.84%) Redis
9 8 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (1.58%) Amazon Aurora
11 5 (1.58%) MariaDB
11 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (1.26%) CouchDB
12 4 (1.26%) InfluxDB
13 3 (0.95%) Couchbase
13 3 (0.95%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 78 (24.61%) Jenkins
2 50 (15.77%) Git (software)
3 25 (7.89%) JIRA
4 20 (6.31%) Bitbucket
5 9 (2.84%) Subversion
5 9 (2.84%) TeamCity
5 9 (2.84%) Visual Studio
6 8 (2.52%) CircleCI
7 7 (2.21%) Maven
8 6 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (1.89%) GitLab
8 6 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (1.58%) Artifactory
9 5 (1.58%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (1.26%) Codeship
10 4 (1.26%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.26%) Travis CI
10 4 (1.26%) Vagrant
11 2 (0.63%) Gradle
11 2 (0.63%) webpack
General
1 54 (17.03%) Finance
2 24 (7.57%) Billing
3 9 (2.84%) Marketing
3 9 (2.84%) Publishing
4 8 (2.52%) Law
4 8 (2.52%) Retail
5 7 (2.21%) Advertising
5 7 (2.21%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.89%) Games
7 3 (0.95%) Banking
8 2 (0.63%) Back Office
8 2 (0.63%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (28.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 75 (23.66%) Architect
3 73 (23.03%) AWS Engineer
4 50 (15.77%) AWS DevOps
4 50 (15.77%) Cloud Engineer
5 49 (15.46%) Cloud Architect
6 39 (12.30%) AWS Architect
7 25 (7.89%) Senior DevOps
8 22 (6.94%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 22 (6.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 22 (6.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 21 (6.62%) Lead DevOps
10 20 (6.31%) AWS Consultant
10 20 (6.31%) Consultant
11 19 (5.99%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 19 (5.99%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 19 (5.99%) Solutions Architect
12 17 (5.36%) Developer
13 16 (5.05%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (4.42%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (31.55%) Web Services
2 48 (15.14%) Node.js
3 22 (6.94%) REST
4 20 (6.31%) Spring
5 19 (5.99%) YAML
6 18 (5.68%) .NET
7 16 (5.05%) JSON
8 15 (4.73%) Elastic Stack
8 15 (4.73%) React
9 14 (4.42%) Kafka
9 14 (4.42%) Memcached
10 13 (4.10%) HTML
10 13 (4.10%) HTML5
10 13 (4.10%) Redux
11 9 (2.84%) Jinja
12 8 (2.52%) RESTful
13 7 (2.21%) ActiveMQ
14 6 (1.89%) Hibernate
15 5 (1.58%) J2EE
15 5 (1.58%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (14.83%) Public Cloud
2 40 (12.62%) Hybrid Cloud
3 39 (12.30%) Self-Motivation
4 29 (9.15%) Private Cloud
5 27 (8.52%) Data Centre
6 26 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (6.62%) Linux Command Line
8 15 (4.73%) Virtual Team
9 11 (3.47%) Fintech
10 9 (2.84%) Cloud Native
11 7 (2.21%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.89%) Derivative
12 6 (1.89%) Enterprise Cloud
12 6 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.58%) Replication
14 3 (0.95%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
14 3 (0.95%) Social Media
15 2 (0.63%) Blog
15 2 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 167 (52.68%) Linux
2 93 (29.34%) Windows
3 21 (6.62%) Windows Server
4 17 (5.36%) CentOS
5 11 (3.47%) Ubuntu
6 9 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.52%) Amazon Linux
7 8 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.58%) Data ONTAP
8 5 (1.58%) Mac OS
8 5 (1.58%) Unix
9 4 (1.26%) Debian
9 4 (1.26%) Fedora
10 3 (0.95%) VMS
11 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.32%) Solaris
12 1 (0.32%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (61.83%) DevOps
2 104 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (19.87%) Continuous Integration
4 57 (17.98%) Migration
5 50 (15.77%) Test Automation
6 49 (15.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 46 (14.51%) Configuration Management
8 45 (14.20%) Microservices
9 43 (13.56%) Load Balancing
10 42 (13.25%) Open Source
10 42 (13.25%) Scrum
11 38 (11.99%) Computer Science
12 35 (11.04%) TOGAF
13 34 (10.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 33 (10.41%) Continuous Deployment
15 32 (10.09%) ITIL
15 32 (10.09%) Project Management
16 31 (9.78%) Auto-Scaling
16 31 (9.78%) Problem-Solving
17 27 (8.52%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 121 (38.17%) Python
2 72 (22.71%) Java
3 66 (20.82%) SQL
4 64 (20.19%) Bash Shell
5 58 (18.30%) PowerShell
6 45 (14.20%) Ruby
7 23 (7.26%) JavaScript
8 17 (5.36%) PHP
8 17 (5.36%) Shell Script
9 13 (4.10%) C#
10 12 (3.79%) Perl
11 9 (2.84%) VBScript
12 8 (2.52%) Go
13 6 (1.89%) R
14 3 (0.95%) C++
15 2 (0.63%) C
15 2 (0.63%) Java 8
15 2 (0.63%) Scala
16 1 (0.32%) Groovy
16 1 (0.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 40 (12.62%) AWS Certification
2 37 (11.67%) Degree
3 24 (7.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (5.05%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.58%) CCNA
6 5 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.26%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.63%) CISSP
8 2 (0.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.41%) GDPR
2 26 (8.20%) QA
3 5 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.95%) SLA
5 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 87 (27.44%) Docker
2 32 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (8.52%) Active Directory
4 26 (8.20%) Virtual Machines
5 19 (5.99%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.58%) NFS
6 5 (1.58%) VMFS
6 5 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.26%) Squid
7 4 (1.26%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 94 (29.65%) Ansible
2 85 (26.81%) Terraform
3 57 (17.98%) Puppet
4 52 (16.40%) Opscode Chef
5 50 (15.77%) Kubernetes
6 16 (5.05%) Nagios
7 15 (4.73%) Packer
8 11 (3.47%) Salt
9 9 (2.84%) Prometheus
10 8 (2.52%) ZABBIX
11 6 (1.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 6 (1.89%) logstash
11 6 (1.89%) vCenter Server
12 5 (1.58%) Docker Swarm
12 5 (1.58%) Failover Clustering
13 4 (1.26%) Grafana
13 4 (1.26%) HAProxy
13 4 (1.26%) Mesos
13 4 (1.26%) Rancher
14 3 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (15.14%) Microsoft
2 41 (12.93%) VMware
3 18 (5.68%) Red Hat
4 15 (4.73%) Oracle
5 13 (4.10%) Google
6 9 (2.84%) Cisco
7 7 (2.21%) Avaya
7 7 (2.21%) SolarWinds
8 6 (1.89%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.89%) HP
9 5 (1.58%) Adyen
9 5 (1.58%) Brocade
9 5 (1.58%) EMC
9 5 (1.58%) NetApp
9 5 (1.58%) Recurly
9 5 (1.58%) RedGate
9 5 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.58%) Splunk
9 5 (1.58%) Veeam
9 5 (1.58%) WatchGuard