Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
UK > England
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 748 844 926
Rank change year-on-year +96 +82 +117
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 305 286 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.74% 0.75% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 276 228 205
England median annual salary £67,500 £66,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -4.00%
10th Percentile £44,426 £48,375 £41,250
90th Percentile £88,125 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £68,750 £66,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +10.00% -4.00%

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 40,976 38,198 32,518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 32.43% 25.37% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33,752 31,004 27,058
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.77% +1.96%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +76 175 £65,000 -7.14% 22
Midlands +32 43 £70,000 +7.69% 6
North of England +70 39 £61,250 +36.11% 16
West Midlands +36 33 £70,000 +27.27% 3
North West +71 30 £60,000 +26.32% 9
South East +29 19 £67,500 +17.39% 1
South West +6 16 £67,500 +12.50% 1
East Midlands +20 10 £70,000 - 3
East of England +68 8 £67,500 +12.50% 4
Yorkshire -3 7 £62,500 +47.93% 6
North East +16 2 £66,715 +56.98% 1
Virtual Private Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 301 (98.69%) AWS
2 185 (60.66%) Amazon EC2
2 185 (60.66%) DevOps
3 164 (53.77%) Amazon S3
4 155 (50.82%) AWS CloudFormation
5 147 (48.20%) Python
6 139 (45.57%) Terraform
7 137 (44.92%) Linux
8 131 (42.95%) Amazon RDS
9 130 (42.62%) Infrastructure as Code
10 129 (42.30%) Serverless
11 125 (40.98%) AWS Lambda
12 105 (34.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 103 (33.77%) Ansible
13 103 (33.77%) Docker
14 98 (32.13%) Windows
15 93 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
16 85 (27.87%) Finance
16 85 (27.87%) Amazon ECS
17 82 (26.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 80 (26.23%) Azure
18 80 (26.23%) Kubernetes
19 73 (23.93%) Migration
20 71 (23.28%) Jenkins
21 69 (22.62%) Puppet
21 69 (22.62%) Route 53
22 67 (21.97%) Active Directory
23 62 (20.33%) Web Services
24 61 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
25 58 (19.02%) Bash Shell

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 (10.82%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (5.57%) Confluence
3 11 (3.61%) IIS
4 10 (3.28%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.95%) Apache
6 6 (1.97%) nginx
7 5 (1.64%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.31%) CMS
8 4 (1.31%) Drupal
9 3 (0.98%) WordPress
10 1 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 6 (1.97%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 301 (98.69%) AWS
2 185 (60.66%) Amazon EC2
3 164 (53.77%) Amazon S3
4 155 (50.82%) AWS CloudFormation
5 129 (42.30%) Serverless
6 125 (40.98%) AWS Lambda
7 105 (34.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 85 (27.87%) Amazon ECS
9 80 (26.23%) Azure
10 69 (22.62%) Route 53
11 61 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
12 36 (11.80%) Amazon SQS
13 29 (9.51%) Amazon Cognito
13 29 (9.51%) GCP
14 28 (9.18%) CloudFront
15 27 (8.85%) Amazon EKS
16 26 (8.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 26 (8.52%) Cloud Computing
16 26 (8.52%) GitHub
17 25 (8.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (18.03%) Firewall
2 49 (16.07%) VPN
3 47 (15.41%) DNS
4 23 (7.54%) Network Security
5 19 (6.23%) TCP/IP
6 16 (5.25%) WAN
7 15 (4.92%) LAN
8 14 (4.59%) BGP
8 14 (4.59%) DHCP
8 14 (4.59%) OSPF
9 12 (3.93%) DMZ
10 10 (3.28%) HTTP
11 7 (2.30%) Internet
12 5 (1.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 4 (1.31%) MPLS
14 3 (0.98%) EIGRP
14 3 (0.98%) HTTPS
14 3 (0.98%) IPsec
14 3 (0.98%) SSL
14 3 (0.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (42.95%) Amazon RDS
2 82 (26.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 30 (9.84%) SQL Server
4 19 (6.23%) Azure SQL Database
5 16 (5.25%) MySQL
6 9 (2.95%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.97%) Amazon Aurora
8 6 (1.97%) Big Data
8 6 (1.97%) MariaDB
9 4 (1.31%) Redis
10 3 (0.98%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (0.98%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.33%) Cosmos DB
12 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 71 (23.28%) Jenkins
2 40 (13.11%) JIRA
3 36 (11.80%) Git (software)
4 18 (5.90%) GitLab
4 18 (5.90%) TeamCity
5 16 (5.25%) Bitbucket
5 16 (5.25%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (2.30%) Subversion
7 6 (1.97%) CircleCI
7 6 (1.97%) Spinnaker
8 5 (1.64%) Cucumber
8 5 (1.64%) JMeter
8 5 (1.64%) Maven
9 4 (1.31%) Gradle
9 4 (1.31%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.98%) RSpec
10 3 (0.98%) SonarQube
11 2 (0.66%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.66%) Selenium
General
1 85 (27.87%) Finance
2 26 (8.52%) Telecoms
3 21 (6.89%) Electronics
3 21 (6.89%) Manufacturing
3 21 (6.89%) Marketing
3 21 (6.89%) Public Sector
4 16 (5.25%) Banking
5 14 (4.59%) Retail
6 12 (3.93%) Automotive
7 6 (1.97%) Law
8 5 (1.64%) Billing
9 2 (0.66%) Games
10 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Publishing
10 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 126 (41.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 98 (32.13%) AWS Engineer
3 88 (28.85%) Cloud Engineer
4 63 (20.66%) AWS DevOps
5 55 (18.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 38 (12.46%) Architect
7 33 (10.82%) Senior DevOps
7 33 (10.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 31 (10.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 27 (8.85%) Cloud Architect
10 20 (6.56%) Consultant
11 19 (6.23%) AWS Consultant
11 19 (6.23%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (6.23%) Solutions Architect
12 18 (5.90%) Platform Engineer
13 15 (4.92%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 14 (4.59%) Network Engineer
15 13 (4.26%) AWS Architect
16 12 (3.93%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
16 12 (3.93%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (20.33%) Web Services
2 24 (7.87%) Elastic Stack
3 22 (7.21%) Node.js
4 21 (6.89%) AWS Amplify
5 17 (5.57%) .NET
5 17 (5.57%) JSON
6 12 (3.93%) .NET Core
7 9 (2.95%) REST
7 9 (2.95%) RESTful
7 9 (2.95%) YAML
8 6 (1.97%) LAMP
9 5 (1.64%) Jinja
9 5 (1.64%) XML
10 4 (1.31%) LDAP
10 4 (1.31%) LEMP Stack
11 3 (0.98%) 802.1X
11 3 (0.98%) CSS
11 3 (0.98%) HTML
11 3 (0.98%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (0.98%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.72%) Public Cloud
2 36 (11.80%) Self-Motivation
3 33 (10.82%) Data Centre
4 30 (9.84%) Hybrid Cloud
5 29 (9.51%) Linux Command Line
5 29 (9.51%) Private Cloud
6 11 (3.61%) Cloud Native
6 11 (3.61%) Virtual Team
7 10 (3.28%) Enterprise Cloud
8 9 (2.95%) Clustering
9 7 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (1.97%) CESG
11 3 (0.98%) Analytical Mindset
11 3 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.98%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.98%) Replication
12 1 (0.33%) Cyberattack
12 1 (0.33%) Fixed Income
12 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 137 (44.92%) Linux
2 98 (32.13%) Windows
3 41 (13.44%) Windows Server
4 20 (6.56%) CentOS
5 16 (5.25%) Ubuntu
6 15 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (4.26%) Debian
7 13 (4.26%) Unix
8 8 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.98%) Amazon Linux
10 3 (0.98%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.98%) VyOS
11 1 (0.33%) Android
11 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.33%) SUSE
11 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (60.66%) DevOps
2 130 (42.62%) Infrastructure as Code
3 93 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (23.93%) Migration
5 51 (16.72%) Configuration Management
6 47 (15.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 37 (12.13%) Project Delivery
8 36 (11.80%) Continuous Deployment
8 36 (11.80%) Deployment Automation
8 36 (11.80%) Load Balancing
9 34 (11.15%) Scrum
10 33 (10.82%) Auto-Scaling
11 32 (10.49%) Infrastructure Management
11 32 (10.49%) Microservices
12 30 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (9.18%) ITIL
14 26 (8.52%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (8.20%) Software Engineering
16 24 (7.87%) Fintech
17 23 (7.54%) Cloud Operations
Programming Languages
1 147 (48.20%) Python
2 58 (19.02%) Bash Shell
3 55 (18.03%) Java
3 55 (18.03%) SQL
4 48 (15.74%) PowerShell
5 44 (14.43%) Ruby
6 32 (10.49%) Go
7 19 (6.23%) PHP
8 15 (4.92%) C#
9 14 (4.59%) Shell Script
10 13 (4.26%) JavaScript
11 12 (3.93%) C
12 8 (2.62%) C++
13 6 (1.97%) Scala
14 5 (1.64%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.66%) Perl
16 1 (0.33%) Groovy
16 1 (0.33%) Haskell
16 1 (0.33%) Kotlin
16 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (15.41%) Degree
2 13 (4.26%) AWS Certification
3 12 (3.93%) RHCE
4 11 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (3.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (2.95%) Network+ Certification
6 8 (2.62%) CCNP
7 6 (1.97%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (1.97%) CISSP
8 4 (1.31%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.31%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.98%) MCSE
9 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.66%) CCIE
10 2 (0.66%) CCNA
10 2 (0.66%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.28%) GDPR
1 10 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (3.28%) QA
2 8 (2.62%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.97%) ISO 31000
4 2 (0.66%) NIST
5 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 103 (33.77%) Docker
2 67 (21.97%) Active Directory
3 37 (12.13%) Hyper-V
4 27 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (6.23%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (3.93%) XenApp
7 11 (3.61%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (1.64%) Xen
10 3 (0.98%) Postfix
11 1 (0.33%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.33%) vSphere
11 1 (0.33%) zsh
Systems Management
1 139 (45.57%) Terraform
2 103 (33.77%) Ansible
3 80 (26.23%) Kubernetes
4 69 (22.62%) Puppet
5 55 (18.03%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (9.84%) Packer
7 27 (8.85%) Nagios
8 19 (6.23%) Prometheus
9 14 (4.59%) Grafana
10 13 (4.26%) SCCM
11 12 (3.93%) Consul
11 12 (3.93%) Red Hat Satellite
11 12 (3.93%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 12 (3.93%) WSUS
11 12 (3.93%) yum
12 10 (3.28%) Kibana
13 9 (2.95%) SCOM
14 7 (2.30%) SCOrch
14 7 (2.30%) SCVMM
15 6 (1.97%) CASB
Vendors
1 39 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 33 (10.82%) VMware
3 27 (8.85%) Google
4 25 (8.20%) Citrix
5 21 (6.89%) Red Hat
5 21 (6.89%) SAP
6 12 (3.93%) Oracle
7 11 (3.61%) AppDynamics
7 11 (3.61%) Cisco
8 10 (3.28%) Palo Alto
9 9 (2.95%) New Relic
9 9 (2.95%) ServiceNow
10 8 (2.62%) Atlassian
11 7 (2.30%) HP
11 7 (2.30%) hybris
11 7 (2.30%) IBM
12 6 (1.97%) F5
13 4 (1.31%) Dynatrace
13 4 (1.31%) SolarWinds
14 3 (0.98%) Splunk