Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
UK > England
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 873 937 1064
Rank change year-on-year +64 +127 +95
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 280 213 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.77% 0.85% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 241 182 142
England median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% -6.50% +29.47%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £41,600
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year +17.39% -6.50% +29.47%

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 36,380 24,927 21,768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.62% 15.64% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 29,930 20,896 18,489
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +1.01%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +32 161 £70,000 - 38
South East -35 40 £68,250 +30.00%
North of England +18 27 £45,000 +18.42% 2
Midlands - 23 £70,000 - 1
East of England -13 19 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Yorkshire - 15 £45,000 -
North West +14 12 £35,000 -45.10% 2
East Midlands - 12 £70,000 - 1
West Midlands - 11 £47,500 -
South West -10 10 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Virtual Private Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 269 (96.07%) Amazon AWS
2 215 (76.79%) Amazon EC2
3 176 (62.86%) DevOps
3 176 (62.86%) Linux
4 141 (50.36%) Amazon S3
5 124 (44.29%) Amazon RDS
6 113 (40.36%) Ansible
7 110 (39.29%) Python
8 95 (33.93%) Jenkins
9 88 (31.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 86 (30.71%) AWS CloudFormation
10 86 (30.71%) Docker
11 81 (28.93%) Puppet
12 78 (27.86%) Amazon ELB
13 70 (25.00%) Route 53
13 70 (25.00%) Configuration Management
13 70 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 69 (24.64%) Bash Shell
15 66 (23.57%) AWS Lambda
15 66 (23.57%) Serverless
16 60 (21.43%) Java
17 59 (21.07%) Web Services
18 56 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
19 55 (19.64%) CentOS
20 52 (18.57%) Terraform
21 51 (18.21%) MySQL
22 50 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
23 46 (16.43%) PHP
24 45 (16.07%) AWS Certification
25 42 (15.00%) Git (software)

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 36 (12.86%) Apache
2 25 (8.93%) OpenStack
3 22 (7.86%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (6.07%) Drupal
4 17 (6.07%) WordPress
5 14 (5.00%) Moodle
5 14 (5.00%) nginx
6 13 (4.64%) Confluence
7 12 (4.29%) CloudStack
8 11 (3.93%) Tomcat
9 7 (2.50%) Apache Spark
10 6 (2.14%) Apache Solr
10 6 (2.14%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (2.14%) CMS
10 6 (2.14%) IIS
11 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.07%) MS Exchange
11 3 (1.07%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 269 (96.07%) Amazon AWS
2 215 (76.79%) Amazon EC2
3 141 (50.36%) Amazon S3
4 88 (31.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 86 (30.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 78 (27.86%) Amazon ELB
7 70 (25.00%) Route 53
8 66 (23.57%) AWS Lambda
8 66 (23.57%) Serverless
9 50 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
10 40 (14.29%) CloudFront
10 40 (14.29%) SaaS
11 35 (12.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 28 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
13 26 (9.29%) Amazon Glacier
14 21 (7.50%) AWS CloudTrail
15 15 (5.36%) Amazon Kinesis
16 14 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
16 14 (5.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 14 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (13.93%) DNS
2 38 (13.57%) HTTP
2 38 (13.57%) VPN
3 34 (12.14%) TCP/IP
4 24 (8.57%) Firewall
5 22 (7.86%) SSL
6 17 (6.07%) LAN
6 17 (6.07%) WAN
7 14 (5.00%) Network Security
8 8 (2.86%) IPsec
8 8 (2.86%) Unified Communications
8 8 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (2.50%) Internet
9 7 (2.50%) VLAN
10 6 (2.14%) OpenLDAP
10 6 (2.14%) SMTP
10 6 (2.14%) SSH
11 4 (1.43%) DHCP
12 3 (1.07%) SAN
12 3 (1.07%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (44.29%) Amazon RDS
2 51 (18.21%) MySQL
3 34 (12.14%) SQL Server
4 19 (6.79%) Amazon Aurora
5 18 (6.43%) NoSQL
6 17 (6.07%) MongoDB
6 17 (6.07%) Redis
7 16 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (3.21%) Big Data
9 9 (3.21%) SQL Server 2016
10 8 (2.86%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.50%) Hadoop
12 6 (2.14%) Apache Hive
12 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
14 2 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.71%) Neo4j
14 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (0.71%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 95 (33.93%) Jenkins
2 42 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 30 (10.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 19 (6.79%) JIRA
5 15 (5.36%) TeamCity
6 11 (3.93%) Bitbucket
7 7 (2.50%) Vagrant
8 6 (2.14%) Subversion
9 5 (1.79%) Artifactory
9 5 (1.79%) Liquibase
10 4 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (1.07%) Ant
11 3 (1.07%) Apache Archiva
11 3 (1.07%) Maven
12 2 (0.71%) SonarQube
13 1 (0.36%) GitLab
13 1 (0.36%) Gradle
13 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
13 1 (0.36%) Travis CI
13 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (6.07%) Advertising
2 11 (3.93%) Finance
2 11 (3.93%) Legal
3 9 (3.21%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.86%) Retail
5 6 (2.14%) Law
6 3 (1.07%) Billing
6 3 (1.07%) Games
6 3 (1.07%) Marketing
6 3 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.71%) Banking
7 2 (0.71%) Digital Economy
7 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.71%) Publishing
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 125 (44.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 92 (32.86%) AWS Engineer
3 71 (25.36%) AWS DevOps
4 62 (22.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 52 (18.57%) Cloud Engineer
6 50 (17.86%) Linux Engineer
7 45 (16.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 43 (15.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 36 (12.86%) Architect
10 31 (11.07%) Cloud Architect
11 24 (8.57%) AWS Architect
12 22 (7.86%) Administrator
13 21 (7.50%) Senior DevOps
13 21 (7.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 17 (6.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 15 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
16 14 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
17 13 (4.64%) Operations Engineer
18 12 (4.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
19 11 (3.93%) DevOps Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (21.07%) Web Services
2 39 (13.93%) LAMP
3 15 (5.36%) Node.js
4 12 (4.29%) Elastic Stack
5 11 (3.93%) RabbitMQ
6 9 (3.21%) JSON
7 7 (2.50%) LDAP
8 6 (2.14%) SAML
9 5 (1.79%) Kafka
10 4 (1.43%) J2EE
10 4 (1.43%) LEMP Stack
10 4 (1.43%) REST
10 4 (1.43%) Spring
10 4 (1.43%) Spring Boot
11 3 (1.07%) jBPM
12 2 (0.71%) .NET
12 2 (0.71%) Memcached
12 2 (0.71%) React
13 1 (0.36%) HTML
13 1 (0.36%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.93%) Public Cloud
2 32 (11.43%) Data Centre
3 27 (9.64%) Private Cloud
4 22 (7.86%) Computer Science
5 20 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
6 14 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (3.21%) Clustering
7 9 (3.21%) Fintech
8 8 (2.86%) Replication
9 7 (2.50%) Blog
9 7 (2.50%) Fat Client
9 7 (2.50%) Thin Client
10 6 (2.14%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (1.79%) iPhone
12 4 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.43%) Learning Management System
12 4 (1.43%) Virtual Team
13 3 (1.07%) Augmented Reality
13 3 (1.07%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 176 (62.86%) Linux
2 55 (19.64%) CentOS
3 38 (13.57%) Windows
4 36 (12.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (12.50%) Unix
6 26 (9.29%) Windows Server
7 15 (5.36%) Debian
8 8 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (2.50%) Ubuntu
10 6 (2.14%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.79%) Amazon Linux
11 5 (1.79%) Android
11 5 (1.79%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.71%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.36%) Solaris
14 1 (0.36%) SUSE
14 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (62.86%) DevOps
2 70 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 38 (13.57%) High Availability
4 32 (11.43%) Load Balancing
5 26 (9.29%) Auto-Scaling
5 26 (9.29%) Scrum
6 25 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (8.93%) Migration
7 22 (7.86%) Open Source
8 21 (7.50%) Task Automation
9 20 (7.14%) IT Strategy
10 18 (6.43%) E-Commerce
11 17 (6.07%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (6.07%) ITIL
11 17 (6.07%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (6.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (5.71%) Microservices
12 16 (5.71%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 110 (39.29%) Python
2 69 (24.64%) Bash Shell
3 60 (21.43%) Java
4 46 (16.43%) PHP
5 35 (12.50%) Ruby
5 35 (12.50%) SQL
6 27 (9.64%) Perl
7 14 (5.00%) JavaScript
8 11 (3.93%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.86%) Go
10 6 (2.14%) C#
11 5 (1.79%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.79%) VBScript
12 4 (1.43%) C++
12 4 (1.43%) Scala
12 4 (1.43%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.07%) C
14 2 (0.71%) Groovy
14 2 (0.71%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 45 (16.07%) AWS Certification
2 30 (10.71%) Degree
3 15 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (3.57%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.07%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 3 (1.07%) CEH
5 3 (1.07%) CISA
5 3 (1.07%) CISM
5 3 (1.07%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (1.07%) CRISC
5 3 (1.07%) GIAC
5 3 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.71%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.36%) CCNA
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.36%) MCSE
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.21%) QA
2 6 (2.14%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.07%) SLA
4 1 (0.36%) GCP
System Software
1 86 (30.71%) Docker
2 16 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (4.64%) Hyper-V
5 12 (4.29%) Active Directory
6 8 (2.86%) XenServer
7 6 (2.14%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.79%) HDFS
8 5 (1.79%) Squid
9 4 (1.43%) XenApp
10 3 (1.07%) vSphere
11 2 (0.71%) GlusterFS
11 2 (0.71%) iptables
11 2 (0.71%) KVM
11 2 (0.71%) Samba
11 2 (0.71%) Varnish
11 2 (0.71%) vCloud
11 2 (0.71%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 113 (40.36%) Ansible
2 81 (28.93%) Puppet
3 56 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 52 (18.57%) Terraform
5 35 (12.50%) Nagios
6 32 (11.43%) Kubernetes
7 14 (5.00%) Check_MK
7 14 (5.00%) ZABBIX
8 11 (3.93%) Single Sign-On
9 8 (2.86%) Capistrano
9 8 (2.86%) Kibana
9 8 (2.86%) SELinux
10 4 (1.43%) Grafana
10 4 (1.43%) Packer
11 2 (0.71%) OSSEC
11 2 (0.71%) Rundeck
11 2 (0.71%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 1 (0.36%) logstash
12 1 (0.36%) Salt
12 1 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.93%) Red Hat
2 25 (8.93%) VMware
3 21 (7.50%) New Relic
4 20 (7.14%) Oracle
5 19 (6.79%) Atlassian
6 16 (5.71%) Splunk
7 13 (4.64%) Cisco
7 13 (4.64%) Citrix
8 10 (3.57%) SaltStack
9 7 (2.50%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.14%) Google
11 5 (1.79%) BT
11 5 (1.79%) Percona
11 5 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.79%) Sun
12 4 (1.43%) Reuters
13 2 (0.71%) EMC
13 2 (0.71%) Perforce
13 2 (0.71%) TOWER Software