Cloud Engineer Jobs in London

Cloud Engineer
England > London

The median Cloud Engineer salary in London is £85,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 23 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 271 230 267
Rank change year-on-year -41 +37 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 262 490 1,229
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.06% 1.57% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.65% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 182 389 530
10th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
25th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
75th Percentile £100,000 £91,250 £95,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £112,500 £105,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.35% +3.46% +4.00%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in London. 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.

Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 23,403 29,645 71,541
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.44% 94.97% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17,198 22,316 34,853
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £54,988 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% -
75th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £91,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £115,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,713 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.53% +1.19% +9.09%

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Engineer in London

Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Engineer in London.

Salary trend for Cloud Engineer in London

Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Engineer in London over the 6 months to 23 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Cloud Engineer in London

Cloud Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 23 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Central London +31 46 £67,500 -8.47% 5
Cloud Engineer
England

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London

For the 6 months to 23 June 2024, Cloud Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 144 (54.96%) Azure
2 117 (44.66%) Terraform
3 110 (41.98%) AWS
4 108 (41.22%) Kubernetes
5 85 (32.44%) DevOps
6 82 (31.30%) Python
7 78 (29.77%) Infrastructure as Code
8 77 (29.39%) CI/CD
9 74 (28.24%) Finance
10 72 (27.48%) Software Engineering
11 71 (27.10%) Linux
12 67 (25.57%) PowerShell
13 65 (24.81%) Microsoft
14 63 (24.05%) Cloud Native
15 57 (21.76%) Social Skills
16 56 (21.37%) Go
17 46 (17.56%) GCP
17 46 (17.56%) Distributed Systems
18 44 (16.79%) Windows
18 44 (16.79%) Agile
19 42 (16.03%) Platform Engineering
20 41 (15.65%) Ansible
21 40 (15.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
22 37 (14.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 36 (13.74%) Legacy Code
24 34 (12.98%) Law
24 34 (12.98%) Azure DevOps
24 34 (12.98%) Problem-Solving
25 32 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
26 30 (11.45%) Docker

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (4.96%) Microsoft Exchange
2 12 (4.58%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.05%) Apache
3 8 (3.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (3.05%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (2.29%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.53%) Confluence
6 3 (1.15%) nginx
7 1 (0.38%) IIS
7 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 144 (54.96%) Azure
2 110 (41.98%) AWS
3 46 (17.56%) GCP
4 34 (12.98%) Azure DevOps
5 30 (11.45%) Serverless
6 28 (10.69%) Microsoft 365
7 20 (7.63%) Amazon S3
8 19 (7.25%) AWS Lambda
8 19 (7.25%) PaaS
9 18 (6.87%) Entra ID
10 15 (5.73%) Azure Monitor
10 15 (5.73%) SaaS
11 14 (5.34%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (5.34%) AWS CloudFormation
11 14 (5.34%) GitHub
11 14 (5.34%) IaaS
12 12 (4.58%) Azure AKS
13 11 (4.20%) Amazon EKS
14 10 (3.82%) Azure Storage
15 9 (3.44%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.16%) Firewall
2 11 (4.20%) WAN
3 10 (3.82%) VPN
4 9 (3.44%) DNS
4 9 (3.44%) LAN
5 7 (2.67%) Network Security
6 5 (1.91%) DHCP
6 5 (1.91%) SSL
7 4 (1.53%) IPv4
7 4 (1.53%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.53%) Wireless
8 3 (1.15%) HTTP
9 2 (0.76%) BGP
9 2 (0.76%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.76%) OSPF
9 2 (0.76%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.76%) SD-WAN
9 2 (0.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.63%) Amazon RDS
2 15 (5.73%) DynamoDB
3 10 (3.82%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.67%) BigQuery
5 6 (2.29%) Power BI
6 5 (1.91%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.15%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.76%) Bigtable
8 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.76%) MySQL
8 2 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.38%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.38%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.38%) Redis
9 1 (0.38%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 26 (9.92%) Git
2 25 (9.54%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.05%) GitLab
4 7 (2.67%) Bitbucket
5 4 (1.53%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.53%) JIRA
5 4 (1.53%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (1.53%) Terragrunt
6 2 (0.76%) CircleCI
6 2 (0.76%) Spinnaker
6 2 (0.76%) Subversion
General
1 74 (28.24%) Finance
2 57 (21.76%) Social Skills
3 40 (15.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 34 (12.98%) Law
5 32 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (4.58%) Legal
7 9 (3.44%) Banking
8 6 (2.29%) Public Sector
8 6 (2.29%) Retail
9 4 (1.53%) Presentation Skills
10 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.38%) Advertising
11 1 (0.38%) Billing
11 1 (0.38%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.38%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.82%) Kafka
2 9 (3.44%) Node.js
3 8 (3.05%) React
3 8 (3.05%) Svelte
4 6 (2.29%) ARM Templates
4 6 (2.29%) Django
4 6 (2.29%) GraphQL
4 6 (2.29%) RESTful
5 3 (1.15%) JSON
5 3 (1.15%) REST
5 3 (1.15%) SAML
5 3 (1.15%) Spring Boot
6 2 (0.76%) ADO
6 2 (0.76%) AWS CDK
6 2 (0.76%) EDI
6 2 (0.76%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.76%) Spring
7 1 (0.38%) JDBC
7 1 (0.38%) OAuth
7 1 (0.38%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (24.05%) Cloud Native
2 46 (17.56%) Distributed Systems
3 36 (13.74%) Legacy Code
4 20 (7.63%) Linux Command Line
5 15 (5.73%) Public Cloud
6 11 (4.20%) Private Cloud
7 7 (2.67%) Cyber Threat
7 7 (2.67%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.91%) Blog
8 5 (1.91%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (1.15%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.15%) iPad
10 3 (1.15%) Security Posture
10 3 (1.15%) Tandem
10 3 (1.15%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.76%) PKI
11 2 (0.76%) Product Ownership
Operating Systems
1 71 (27.10%) Linux
2 44 (16.79%) Windows
3 18 (6.87%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.29%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.53%) Unix
5 4 (1.53%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (1.15%) CentOS
7 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.38%) VMS
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (32.44%) DevOps
2 78 (29.77%) Infrastructure as Code
3 77 (29.39%) CI/CD
4 72 (27.48%) Software Engineering
5 44 (16.79%) Agile
6 42 (16.03%) Platform Engineering
7 37 (14.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 34 (12.98%) Problem-Solving
9 27 (10.31%) Configuration Management
10 25 (9.54%) Fintech
11 23 (8.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (8.02%) Cloud Security
13 20 (7.63%) Project Delivery
13 20 (7.63%) Test Automation
14 19 (7.25%) DevSecOps
15 18 (6.87%) Analytics
15 18 (6.87%) Infrastructure Automation
16 17 (6.49%) Containerisation
16 17 (6.49%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 17 (6.49%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 82 (31.30%) Python
2 67 (25.57%) PowerShell
3 56 (21.37%) Go
4 30 (11.45%) Bash
5 29 (11.07%) C
5 29 (11.07%) C++
6 28 (10.69%) Rust
7 22 (8.40%) Java
8 17 (6.49%) SQL
9 8 (3.05%) JavaScript
9 8 (3.05%) TypeScript
10 6 (2.29%) Kotlin
10 6 (2.29%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.15%) Perl
12 2 (0.76%) Bicep
12 2 (0.76%) C#
12 2 (0.76%) Ruby
12 2 (0.76%) Scala
13 1 (0.38%) Data Analysis Expressions
13 1 (0.38%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (7.63%) Azure Certification
1 20 (7.63%) Security Cleared
2 19 (7.25%) AWS Certification
3 14 (5.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (3.82%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
4 10 (3.82%) Degree
5 8 (3.05%) MCITP
5 8 (3.05%) MCSE
5 8 (3.05%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.29%) DBS Check
7 4 (1.53%) CISSP
8 3 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.15%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.76%) CCNA
9 2 (0.76%) CISM
9 2 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.38%) CCSP
10 1 (0.38%) CISA
10 1 (0.38%) GIAC
10 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.29%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.91%) HIPAA
2 5 (1.91%) NCSC
2 5 (1.91%) QA
3 4 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.53%) Solvency II
4 3 (1.15%) GDPR
4 3 (1.15%) SOC 2
5 2 (0.76%) Accessibility
5 2 (0.76%) NIST
6 1 (0.38%) COBIT
6 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.38%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (11.45%) Active Directory
1 30 (11.45%) Docker
2 13 (4.96%) XenApp
3 12 (4.58%) XenDesktop
4 11 (4.20%) Hyper-V
5 10 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 117 (44.66%) Terraform
2 108 (41.22%) Kubernetes
3 41 (15.65%) Ansible
4 13 (4.96%) Microsoft Intune
5 10 (3.82%) Puppet
6 9 (3.44%) SCCM
7 7 (2.67%) Progress Chef
8 3 (1.15%) Salt
8 3 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.76%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 2 (0.76%) CASB
9 2 (0.76%) Grafana
9 2 (0.76%) Graphite
9 2 (0.76%) Istio
9 2 (0.76%) Nagios
9 2 (0.76%) Packer
9 2 (0.76%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.76%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.38%) Cacti
10 1 (0.38%) Icinga
Vendors
1 65 (24.81%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.45%) Google
3 14 (5.34%) Remedy
4 13 (4.96%) Cisco
4 13 (4.96%) Citrix
5 12 (4.58%) VMware
6 10 (3.82%) BMC
7 9 (3.44%) SolarWinds
8 8 (3.05%) Dell
8 8 (3.05%) HP
8 8 (3.05%) Symantec
9 6 (2.29%) New Relic
10 5 (1.91%) Palo Alto
11 4 (1.53%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.15%) Oracle
13 2 (0.76%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.76%) Imperva
13 2 (0.76%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.76%) Splunk
13 2 (0.76%) UiPath