Period
to 22 August 2019

The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

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

Cloud Engineer
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 62 80
Rank change year-on-year +4 +18 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 20 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.83% 0.62% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 0.62% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Liverpool median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -36.00% +52.44%
10th Percentile £48,750 £37,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £42,500 £66,250
Merseyside median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +37.50% -36.00% +52.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 660 641 712
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.48% 99.07% 92.35%
Number of salaries quoted 500 502 535
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £42,448 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.12% +6.12% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,375 £63,750 £66,250
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +5.26%

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Engineer in Liverpool

Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Cloud Engineer in Liverpool

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, Cloud Engineer 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 Liverpool region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (80.00%) Amazon S3
2 16 (80.00%) AWS
2 16 (80.00%) Amazon RDS
2 16 (80.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 16 (80.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 16 (80.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 16 (80.00%) AWS Lambda
2 16 (80.00%) Serverless
2 16 (80.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 11 (55.00%) DevOps
3 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 11 (55.00%) Linux
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) Terraform
4 10 (50.00%) Docker
4 10 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (45.00%) Creative Thinking
5 9 (45.00%) Ansible
5 9 (45.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 9 (45.00%) Kubernetes
5 9 (45.00%) Amazon Linux
5 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (45.00%) Ruby
5 9 (45.00%) Squid
5 9 (45.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (45.00%) Marketing
5 9 (45.00%) Fedora
5 9 (45.00%) Python
5 9 (45.00%) Java

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 9 (45.00%) Confluence
1 9 (45.00%) SAS
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 16 (80.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 16 (80.00%) Amazon S3
1 16 (80.00%) AWS
1 16 (80.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 16 (80.00%) AWS Lambda
1 16 (80.00%) Serverless
1 16 (80.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 7 (35.00%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (35.00%) Amazon ECS
2 7 (35.00%) Amazon EKS
2 7 (35.00%) Amazon ELB
2 7 (35.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 7 (35.00%) AWS OpsWorks
2 7 (35.00%) Route 53
3 4 (20.00%) Azure
4 3 (15.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (10.00%) Office 365
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) Network Security
1 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Bitbucket
1 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (45.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (45.00%) Marketing
2 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 6 (30.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Kafka
2 7 (35.00%) JSON
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Cloud
1 7 (35.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Amazon Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Fedora
2 9 (45.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 11 (55.00%) DevOps
3 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (45.00%) Auto-Scaling
4 9 (45.00%) Creative Thinking
4 9 (45.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (35.00%) Change Management
5 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (35.00%) Converged Infrastructure
5 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Automation
5 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (30.00%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (10.00%) B2C
7 2 (10.00%) Server Building
7 2 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (5.00%) Migration
8 1 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (45.00%) Java
1 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
1 9 (45.00%) Python
1 9 (45.00%) Ruby
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (50.00%) Docker
3 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (45.00%) Squid
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (30.00%) XenApp
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Terraform
2 9 (45.00%) Ansible
2 9 (45.00%) Kubernetes
2 9 (45.00%) Puppet
3 6 (30.00%) Nagios
3 6 (30.00%) SCCM
3 6 (30.00%) SCOM
3 6 (30.00%) SCOrch
3 6 (30.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Atlassian
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
1 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (30.00%) Citrix
2 6 (30.00%) HP