Period
to 14 October 2019

The median annual salary for a Cloud Architect was £47,600 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Architect
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 119 151 144
Rank change year-on-year +32 -7 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 15 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.82% 0.32% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.33% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 2
Glasgow median annual salary £47,600 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.45% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £41,000 £47,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £69,384 £65,250 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% -3.45% +20.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,765 2,103 2,111
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 96.73% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,193 1,531 1,349
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +9.76%
10th Percentile £31,056 £30,209 £30,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +0.59%

Cloud Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Cloud Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Architect in Glasgow

Cloud Architect
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Architect in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Cloud Architect in Glasgow

Cloud Architect
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Architect in Glasgow over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Cloud Architect in Glasgow

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, Cloud Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Cloud Architect in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) AWS
2 11 (73.33%) Azure
2 11 (73.33%) IaaS
3 10 (66.67%) SaaS
3 10 (66.67%) PaaS
4 6 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 5 (33.33%) DNS
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) Middleware
5 5 (33.33%) Symantec
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) Data Security
5 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 5 (33.33%) Migration
5 5 (33.33%) Google
5 5 (33.33%) Office 365
5 5 (33.33%) Big Data
5 5 (33.33%) Kafka
5 5 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (33.33%) HDFS
5 5 (33.33%) OpenShift
5 5 (33.33%) Docker
5 5 (33.33%) Kubernetes

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 14 (93.33%) AWS
2 11 (73.33%) Azure
2 11 (73.33%) IaaS
3 10 (66.67%) PaaS
3 10 (66.67%) SaaS
4 6 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (33.33%) Office 365
5 5 (33.33%) OneDrive
5 5 (33.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Big Data
1 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Kafka
1 5 (33.33%) Middleware
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Cloud Native
1 5 (33.33%) Public Cloud
1 5 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (26.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (33.33%) Conversational UI
1 5 (33.33%) Critical Thinking
1 5 (33.33%) Data Security
1 5 (33.33%) Decision-Making
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
1 5 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (33.33%) Project Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) Data Loss Prevention
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) Privileged Access Management
2 4 (26.67%) Security Monitoring
2 4 (26.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) Data Privacy
3 1 (6.67%) Presales
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (26.67%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (33.33%) Docker
1 5 (33.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) CASB
1 5 (33.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Google
2 5 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) EMC