Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 887 1016 1163
Rank change year-on-year +129 +147 +54
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 261 173 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.097% 0.051%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.83% 0.74% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 205 148 88
England median annual salary £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.04% +2.08% +14.29%
10th Percentile £41,250 £45,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £76,375
UK median annual salary £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.04% +2.08% +14.29%

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 31399 23329 19435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.79% 13.10% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 26101 19784 16274
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +1.01% +4.21%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +46 143 £70,000 +7.69% 12
South East +91 61 £57,500 +4.55% 3
East of England +22 24 £51,250 -2.38% 1
South West +43 20 £46,000 -8.00% 2
North of England +3 11 £31,500 -37.00% 3
North West 0 9 £40,000 -13.04% 3
Yorkshire +23 2 £30,000 -40.00%
East Midlands - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 - -
Virtual Private Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud.

1 261 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 167 (63.98%) Amazon EC2
3 126 (48.28%) Linux
4 121 (46.36%) DevOps
5 104 (39.85%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (37.93%) Amazon S3
7 98 (37.55%) AWS CloudFormation
8 90 (34.48%) Puppet
8 90 (34.48%) Amazon RDS
8 90 (34.48%) Web Services
9 85 (32.57%) Windows
10 68 (26.05%) Microsoft Azure
11 67 (25.67%) Terraform
12 66 (25.29%) DNS
13 65 (24.90%) Docker
14 63 (24.14%) PowerShell
15 61 (23.37%) Jenkins
16 59 (22.61%) Python
17 58 (22.22%) VPN
17 58 (22.22%) Configuration Management
18 53 (20.31%) Microsoft
19 52 (19.92%) Windows Server
20 50 (19.16%) Active Directory
21 48 (18.39%) Opscode Chef
22 47 (18.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
23 46 (17.62%) Ansible
23 46 (17.62%) Route 53
23 46 (17.62%) Firewall
24 45 (17.24%) AWS Lambda
24 45 (17.24%) Serverless

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 31 (11.88%) Apache
2 28 (10.73%) Confluence
3 18 (6.90%) Apache Spark
4 15 (5.75%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (4.98%) IIS
5 13 (4.98%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.45%) nginx
7 8 (3.07%) Apache Airflow
8 6 (2.30%) Jetty
8 6 (2.30%) MS Exchange
8 6 (2.30%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.53%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.15%) Drupal
10 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.15%) JBoss
11 2 (0.77%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.77%) Moodle
11 2 (0.77%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.77%) WordPress
12 1 (0.38%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.38%) Magento
1 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 261 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 167 (63.98%) Amazon EC2
3 99 (37.93%) Amazon S3
4 98 (37.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 68 (26.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 47 (18.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 46 (17.62%) Route 53
8 45 (17.24%) AWS Lambda
8 45 (17.24%) Serverless
9 32 (12.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 31 (11.88%) Amazon ELB
11 30 (11.49%) Amazon SQS
11 30 (11.49%) IaaS
12 23 (8.81%) AWS CloudTrail
12 23 (8.81%) CloudFront
12 23 (8.81%) GitHub
12 23 (8.81%) Office 365
13 20 (7.66%) SaaS
14 17 (6.51%) PaaS
15 15 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 66 (25.29%) DNS
2 58 (22.22%) VPN
3 46 (17.62%) Firewall
4 41 (15.71%) IPsec
5 40 (15.33%) DHCP
6 37 (14.18%) WAN
7 28 (10.73%) TCP/IP
8 27 (10.34%) LAN
9 22 (8.43%) BGP
9 22 (8.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 22 (8.43%) EIGRP
9 22 (8.43%) OSPF
9 22 (8.43%) Wireless
10 21 (8.05%) Kerberos
10 21 (8.05%) LDAP
11 19 (7.28%) NetScaler
12 15 (5.75%) MPLS
12 15 (5.75%) Multicast
12 15 (5.75%) tcpdump
13 14 (5.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (34.48%) Amazon RDS
2 23 (8.81%) MongoDB
3 19 (7.28%) MySQL
3 19 (7.28%) NoSQL
4 18 (6.90%) Amazon Redshift
5 17 (6.51%) SQL Server
6 13 (4.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 13 (4.98%) Big Data
7 9 (3.45%) InfluxDB
7 9 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (3.07%) Neo4j
8 8 (3.07%) Redis
9 5 (1.92%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.15%) Amazon Aurora
10 3 (1.15%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.15%) Endeca
10 3 (1.15%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.77%) HBase
11 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 61 (23.37%) Jenkins
2 44 (16.86%) Git (software)
3 34 (13.03%) JIRA
4 28 (10.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (6.51%) Vagrant
6 13 (4.98%) Hudson
7 8 (3.07%) Gradle
8 7 (2.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (2.30%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (2.30%) Travis CI
10 5 (1.92%) Bitbucket
10 5 (1.92%) Subversion
11 4 (1.53%) SonarQube
11 4 (1.53%) TeamCity
12 3 (1.15%) Artifactory
12 3 (1.15%) Selenium
13 2 (0.77%) Ant
13 2 (0.77%) HP UFT
13 2 (0.77%) Maven
13 2 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (11.49%) Telecoms
2 17 (6.51%) Banking
3 14 (5.36%) Investment Banking
4 13 (4.98%) Advertising
4 13 (4.98%) Finance
4 13 (4.98%) Marketing
5 2 (0.77%) Games
6 1 (0.38%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.38%) Publishing
6 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (25.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 63 (24.14%) AWS Engineer
3 57 (21.84%) AWS DevOps
4 43 (16.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 36 (13.79%) Cloud Engineer
6 35 (13.41%) Architect
7 28 (10.73%) Network Engineer
8 27 (10.34%) AWS Architect
9 21 (8.05%) Systems Engineer
10 20 (7.66%) Senior Architect
10 20 (7.66%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (6.13%) Cloud Architect
11 16 (6.13%) Senior DevOps
12 15 (5.75%) Senior Network Engineer
13 14 (5.36%) Administrator
13 14 (5.36%) Senior Solutions Architect
13 14 (5.36%) Support Engineer
14 13 (4.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 13 (4.98%) Software Engineer
14 13 (4.98%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (34.48%) Web Services
2 22 (8.43%) Node.js
3 20 (7.66%) JSON
4 19 (7.28%) Elastic Stack
5 15 (5.75%) 802.1X
6 14 (5.36%) .NET
7 13 (4.98%) Middleware
8 10 (3.83%) ASP.NET
8 10 (3.83%) Kafka
8 10 (3.83%) YAML
9 9 (3.45%) LAMP
9 9 (3.45%) React
10 6 (2.30%) Akka
10 6 (2.30%) HTML
10 6 (2.30%) RESTful
11 5 (1.92%) HTML5
12 4 (1.53%) AngularJS
12 4 (1.53%) Django
12 4 (1.53%) Spring
13 2 (0.77%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.33%) Data Centre
2 30 (11.49%) Public Cloud
3 22 (8.43%) PKI
4 20 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.98%) Linux Command Line
6 12 (4.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (3.07%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (3.07%) Private Cloud
7 8 (3.07%) Virtual Team
8 7 (2.68%) Equities
8 7 (2.68%) Fixed Income
9 6 (2.30%) BYOD
9 6 (2.30%) Computer Science
9 6 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.30%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.30%) PlayStation
9 6 (2.30%) Video\Live Streaming
9 6 (2.30%) Xbox
10 5 (1.92%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 126 (48.28%) Linux
2 85 (32.57%) Windows
3 52 (19.92%) Windows Server
4 39 (14.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (12.64%) CentOS
6 24 (9.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (4.60%) Unix
8 11 (4.21%) Ubuntu
9 8 (3.07%) Android
9 8 (3.07%) Apple iOS
10 6 (2.30%) Debian
10 6 (2.30%) Windows Phone
11 3 (1.15%) CoreOS
11 3 (1.15%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.15%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.77%) DC/OS
13 1 (0.38%) Solaris
13 1 (0.38%) SUSE
13 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (46.36%) DevOps
2 104 (39.85%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 37 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (13.41%) Scrum
6 32 (12.26%) ITIL
7 30 (11.49%) Auto-Scaling
8 28 (10.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 28 (10.73%) Kalman Filter
9 27 (10.34%) Software Engineering
10 25 (9.58%) Change Management
11 23 (8.81%) Load Balancing
12 22 (8.43%) Identity Management
12 22 (8.43%) Network Management
12 22 (8.43%) Patch Management
13 21 (8.05%) Email Filtering
13 21 (8.05%) Test Automation
14 20 (7.66%) Problem Management
14 20 (7.66%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (7.28%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 59 (22.61%) Python
3 43 (16.48%) Java
4 36 (13.79%) Bash Shell
5 29 (11.11%) PHP
5 29 (11.11%) Ruby
6 25 (9.58%) SQL
7 18 (6.90%) Perl
7 18 (6.90%) Scala
8 15 (5.75%) JavaScript
9 11 (4.21%) C#
9 11 (4.21%) Shell Script
10 10 (3.83%) VBScript
11 6 (2.30%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.30%) R
12 2 (0.77%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.38%) C
13 1 (0.38%) Groovy
13 1 (0.38%) Jython
Qualifications
1 25 (9.58%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (8.43%) CCNP
3 21 (8.05%) CCIE
4 9 (3.45%) AWS Certification
4 9 (3.45%) CISSP
4 9 (3.45%) Degree
5 6 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.15%) CCNA
6 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.77%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.38%) CCMSE
8 1 (0.38%) CCSA
8 1 (0.38%) CCSE
8 1 (0.38%) JNCIE
8 1 (0.38%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.38%) MCSA
8 1 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.83%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (24.90%) Docker
2 50 (19.16%) Active Directory
3 15 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.68%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.92%) Varnish
5 5 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.53%) vSphere
7 3 (1.15%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.77%) GlusterFS
8 2 (0.77%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.38%) KVM
9 1 (0.38%) LXC
9 1 (0.38%) vCloud
9 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.38%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 90 (34.48%) Puppet
2 67 (25.67%) Terraform
3 48 (18.39%) Opscode Chef
4 46 (17.62%) Ansible
5 28 (10.73%) SCOM
6 27 (10.34%) Nagios
7 24 (9.20%) Kubernetes
8 15 (5.75%) Mesos
9 13 (4.98%) rkt
9 13 (4.98%) SCCM
10 12 (4.60%) Kibana
10 12 (4.60%) ZABBIX
11 5 (1.92%) CFEngine
12 4 (1.53%) WSUS
13 3 (1.15%) Docker Swarm
13 3 (1.15%) Salt
14 2 (0.77%) Check_MK
14 2 (0.77%) Grafana
14 2 (0.77%) Marathon
14 2 (0.77%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 53 (20.31%) Microsoft
2 37 (14.18%) Cisco
3 24 (9.20%) VMware
4 22 (8.43%) Atlassian
5 21 (8.05%) Citrix
6 19 (7.28%) Aruba
7 18 (6.90%) CheckPoint
8 15 (5.75%) F5
8 15 (5.75%) Juniper
8 15 (5.75%) Palo Alto
9 14 (5.36%) Red Hat
9 14 (5.36%) Riverbed
10 12 (4.60%) Avaya
11 8 (3.07%) PagerDuty
12 6 (2.30%) Meraki
12 6 (2.30%) New Relic
13 5 (1.92%) AppDynamics
13 5 (1.92%) EMC
13 5 (1.92%) NetApp
13 5 (1.92%) Splunk