Period
to 5 May 2021

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 5 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
UK > England
6 months to
5 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 610 623 753
Rank change year-on-year +13 +130 +153
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 228 313 343
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.70% 0.94% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 172 241 273
10th Percentile £40,125 £43,470 £46,250
25th Percentile £56,375 £52,500 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £71,250 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.62% - -3.70%
75th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £69,250
% change year-on-year +7.69% -6.14% +2.59%

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 32,805 33,328 38,577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.05% 35.17% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 26,699 27,597 31,480
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,000 £55,183 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.10% +0.33% +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,250 £73,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £93,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

Virtual Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Virtual Private Cloud as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Private Cloud in England

Virtual Private Cloud
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud in England.

Salary trend for Virtual Private Cloud in England

Virtual Private Cloud
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud in England over the 6 months to 5 May 2021.

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 5 May 2021. 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 +13 153 £75,000 +7.14% 24
South East +80 38 £66,250 +32.50% 10
South West -11 18 £37,500 -31.82% 4
Midlands -7 7 £75,750 +56.83% 2
North of England -29 7 £45,000 -25.00% 14
East Midlands +3 6 £75,750 +68.33%
Yorkshire -26 5 £45,000 -30.77% 4
East of England +32 3 £65,000 +13.04% 2
North East +8 1 £45,000 -25.40% 4
West Midlands -3 1 - - 2
North West -16 1 - - 6
Virtual Private Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 5 May 2021, 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.

1 227 (99.56%) AWS
2 158 (69.30%) Amazon EC2
3 133 (58.33%) Amazon S3
4 132 (57.89%) DevOps
5 109 (47.81%) Amazon RDS
6 101 (44.30%) Python
7 96 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
8 80 (35.09%) Serverless
9 78 (34.21%) Kubernetes
10 75 (32.89%) AWS Lambda
10 75 (32.89%) Terraform
11 71 (31.14%) Linux
12 64 (28.07%) Finance
13 62 (27.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 62 (27.19%) Docker
14 60 (26.32%) Azure
15 58 (25.44%) AWS CloudFormation
16 53 (23.25%) Route 53
17 50 (21.93%) Amazon ELB
17 50 (21.93%) Scrum
18 49 (21.49%) Amazon SQS
18 49 (21.49%) CloudFront
19 45 (19.74%) React
19 45 (19.74%) Amazon ECS
20 44 (19.30%) Microservices
21 42 (18.42%) JavaScript
22 41 (17.98%) Firewall
23 40 (17.54%) Ansible
24 39 (17.11%) Infrastructure as Code
25 38 (16.67%) Cisco

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 18 (7.89%) Cloud Foundry
2 12 (5.26%) CMS
2 12 (5.26%) WordPress
3 11 (4.82%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (3.51%) Apache
5 7 (3.07%) IIS
6 6 (2.63%) Confluence
7 3 (1.32%) nginx
8 2 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 227 (99.56%) AWS
2 158 (69.30%) Amazon EC2
3 133 (58.33%) Amazon S3
4 80 (35.09%) Serverless
5 75 (32.89%) AWS Lambda
6 62 (27.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 60 (26.32%) Azure
8 58 (25.44%) AWS CloudFormation
9 53 (23.25%) Route 53
10 50 (21.93%) Amazon ELB
11 49 (21.49%) Amazon SQS
11 49 (21.49%) CloudFront
12 45 (19.74%) Amazon ECS
13 33 (14.47%) IaaS
13 33 (14.47%) PaaS
14 29 (12.72%) Amazon EKS
15 27 (11.84%) AWS CloudTrail
16 24 (10.53%) AWS Direct Connect
17 23 (10.09%) GCP
18 20 (8.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (17.98%) Firewall
2 36 (15.79%) OSPF
3 31 (13.60%) TCP/IP
4 30 (13.16%) DNS
5 24 (10.53%) BGP
6 22 (9.65%) EIGRP
7 16 (7.02%) VPN
8 11 (4.82%) Cisco ISE
8 11 (4.82%) Network Security
9 9 (3.95%) HTTP
10 6 (2.63%) Software-Defined Networking
10 6 (2.63%) WAN
11 5 (2.19%) FTP
11 5 (2.19%) LAN
11 5 (2.19%) SSH
11 5 (2.19%) SSL
12 4 (1.75%) DHCP
12 4 (1.75%) HSRP
12 4 (1.75%) IPsec
12 4 (1.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (47.81%) Amazon RDS
2 27 (11.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 22 (9.65%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (8.77%) MySQL
5 17 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (7.02%) NoSQL
7 10 (4.39%) SQL Server
8 8 (3.51%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.51%) Redis
9 7 (3.07%) InfluxDB
10 3 (1.32%) Amazon Aurora
10 3 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (1.32%) Data Lake
10 3 (1.32%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.32%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.32%) Tableau
11 2 (0.88%) Big Data
11 2 (0.88%) Tableau Server
12 1 (0.44%) Data Vault
12 1 (0.44%) Delta Lake
Development Applications
1 33 (14.47%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.96%) Jenkins
3 22 (9.65%) GitLab
4 13 (5.70%) JIRA
5 5 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (2.19%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.19%) Metasploit
5 5 (2.19%) Subversion
5 5 (2.19%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.32%) git-flow
6 3 (1.32%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.32%) JUnit
6 3 (1.32%) Mockito
6 3 (1.32%) webpack
7 2 (0.88%) CircleCI
7 2 (0.88%) REST Assured
7 2 (0.88%) Selenium
8 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.44%) Spinnaker
8 1 (0.44%) Terragrunt
General
1 64 (28.07%) Finance
2 37 (16.23%) Social Skills
3 21 (9.21%) Presentation Skills
4 18 (7.89%) Legal
4 18 (7.89%) Local Government
4 18 (7.89%) Public Sector
5 8 (3.51%) Banking
6 7 (3.07%) Retail
7 5 (2.19%) Games
8 4 (1.75%) Marketing
9 3 (1.32%) Automotive
9 3 (1.32%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.32%) Law
9 3 (1.32%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.44%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (23.25%) AWS Engineer
2 47 (20.61%) Cloud Engineer
3 44 (19.30%) DevOps Engineer
4 37 (16.23%) Architect
5 26 (11.40%) AWS Architect
5 26 (11.40%) AWS DevOps
6 25 (10.96%) Network Engineer
7 24 (10.53%) Developer
8 21 (9.21%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 19 (8.33%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
9 19 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
10 18 (7.89%) Software Engineer
11 16 (7.02%) Senior Developer
11 16 (7.02%) Senior DevOps
11 16 (7.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 14 (6.14%) Linux Engineer
13 12 (5.26%) PHP Developer
14 11 (4.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (4.82%) Senior PHP Developer
15 10 (4.39%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (19.74%) React
2 35 (15.35%) CSS
3 27 (11.84%) .NET
4 23 (10.09%) Node.js
5 20 (8.77%) AngularJS
5 20 (8.77%) HTML
6 18 (7.89%) .NET Core
6 18 (7.89%) Angular 2
6 18 (7.89%) Elastic Stack
6 18 (7.89%) Ruby on Rails
6 18 (7.89%) Sinatra
7 17 (7.46%) Sass
7 17 (7.46%) Web Services
8 12 (5.26%) Laravel
8 12 (5.26%) Vue.js
8 12 (5.26%) Yii
9 11 (4.82%) REST
10 10 (4.39%) Spring
11 9 (3.95%) OAuth
11 9 (3.95%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.89%) Blog
2 12 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.26%) Public Cloud
3 9 (3.95%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (3.95%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (2.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (2.19%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.75%) User Experience
8 3 (1.32%) Cloud Native
8 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (0.88%) PMI
10 1 (0.44%) Clustering
10 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.44%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.44%) Online Games
10 1 (0.44%) PKI
10 1 (0.44%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.44%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 71 (31.14%) Linux
2 19 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 18 (7.89%) Windows
4 10 (4.39%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.51%) CentOS
6 6 (2.63%) Debian
7 5 (2.19%) Kali Linux
8 3 (1.32%) Android
8 3 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.88%) Unix
10 1 (0.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (57.89%) DevOps
2 96 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (21.93%) Scrum
4 44 (19.30%) Microservices
5 39 (17.11%) Infrastructure as Code
6 28 (12.28%) Fintech
7 26 (11.40%) Mentoring
8 24 (10.53%) Data Architecture
9 23 (10.09%) Kanban
9 23 (10.09%) TDD
10 21 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (9.21%) Coaching
10 21 (9.21%) Pair Programming
10 21 (9.21%) Software Engineering
11 20 (8.77%) Configuration Management
11 20 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 19 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (7.89%) Ergonomics
13 18 (7.89%) OO
13 18 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 101 (44.30%) Python
2 42 (18.42%) JavaScript
3 36 (15.79%) Bash Shell
4 31 (13.60%) Java
5 30 (13.16%) SQL
6 24 (10.53%) C#
7 23 (10.09%) Ruby
8 22 (9.65%) ES6
9 21 (9.21%) PHP
10 19 (8.33%) PowerShell
11 16 (7.02%) Shell Script
12 13 (5.70%) Go
13 7 (3.07%) C
14 6 (2.63%) C++
15 5 (2.19%) Java 8
15 5 (2.19%) TypeScript
16 4 (1.75%) Kotlin
17 3 (1.32%) Groovy
17 3 (1.32%) Scala
18 2 (0.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (6.14%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (5.70%) AWS Certification
3 12 (5.26%) Degree
4 10 (4.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (3.07%) CISSP
5 7 (3.07%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.07%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.32%) CCNP
6 3 (1.32%) MCSA
6 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.88%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.88%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.44%) CCIE
8 1 (0.44%) CCSP
8 1 (0.44%) FFIEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.82%) QA
2 7 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.88%) GDPR
3 2 (0.88%) NIST
4 1 (0.44%) GLBA
4 1 (0.44%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.44%) SLA
4 1 (0.44%) SOC 2
System Software
1 62 (27.19%) Docker
2 14 (6.14%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.88%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 78 (34.21%) Kubernetes
2 75 (32.89%) Terraform
3 40 (17.54%) Ansible
4 13 (5.70%) Grafana
4 13 (5.70%) Puppet
5 11 (4.82%) Prometheus
6 10 (4.39%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (2.63%) SCOM
8 5 (2.19%) Nessus
8 5 (2.19%) Nmap
9 3 (1.32%) Consul
9 3 (1.32%) Packer
10 2 (0.88%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.44%) HP NNM
11 1 (0.44%) Istio
11 1 (0.44%) Kibana
11 1 (0.44%) Nagios
11 1 (0.44%) SCCM
11 1 (0.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (16.67%) Cisco
2 36 (15.79%) Palo Alto
3 21 (9.21%) Microsoft
4 20 (8.77%) Google
5 17 (7.46%) VMware
6 16 (7.02%) Tufin
7 13 (5.70%) CheckPoint
7 13 (5.70%) Meraki
8 12 (5.26%) F5
8 12 (5.26%) WooCommerce
9 10 (4.39%) Oracle
10 7 (3.07%) IBM
11 6 (2.63%) NetApp
12 5 (2.19%) Qualys
13 4 (1.75%) Red Hat
14 3 (1.32%) Confluent
14 3 (1.32%) Fortinet
14 3 (1.32%) New Relic
15 2 (0.88%) Alibaba
15 2 (0.88%) OutSystems