Period
to 16 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

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

Cloud Engineer
England > London
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 422 536 663
Rank change year-on-year +114 +127 +90
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 485 322 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.66% 0.43% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.45% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 368 285 203
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +27.78%
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,500 £36,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +15.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised 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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 69567 71160 84473
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.61% 95.95% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 55191 61184 72096
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Engineer in London

Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Cloud Engineer in London

Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer in London over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 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
Central London +64 95 £61,250 +6.52% 6
West London +42 34 £60,000 +9.09%
South London +13 14 £55,000 -2.65%
East London - 14 £52,000 - 1
Cloud Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, Cloud Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 297 (61.24%) Amazon AWS
2 242 (49.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 210 (43.30%) Linux
4 201 (41.44%) DevOps
5 192 (39.59%) Microsoft
6 179 (36.91%) Puppet
7 167 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
8 163 (33.61%) Ansible
9 159 (32.78%) Python
10 146 (30.10%) Opscode Chef
11 130 (26.80%) Docker
11 130 (26.80%) Configuration Management
12 111 (22.89%) Windows
13 106 (21.86%) Jenkins
14 105 (21.65%) PowerShell
15 104 (21.44%) Ruby
16 103 (21.24%) IaaS
17 101 (20.82%) Finance
18 97 (20.00%) PaaS
19 96 (19.79%) Active Directory
19 96 (19.79%) DNS
20 95 (19.59%) Continuous Delivery
21 94 (19.38%) VMware
22 93 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
23 85 (17.53%) Public Cloud
24 80 (16.49%) Git (software)
25 79 (16.29%) Java
25 79 (16.29%) Kubernetes
26 77 (15.88%) Firewall
27 76 (15.67%) VPN

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 30 (6.19%) Confluence
2 28 (5.77%) Apache
3 21 (4.33%) Apache Spark
4 18 (3.71%) IIS
5 16 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (3.30%) SharePoint
5 16 (3.30%) Tomcat
6 15 (3.09%) OpenStack
7 11 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
7 11 (2.27%) MS Exchange
7 11 (2.27%) nginx
7 11 (2.27%) Skype for Business
8 9 (1.86%) Jetty
9 6 (1.24%) Apache Solr
10 5 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.82%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.41%) Ethereum
12 2 (0.41%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 8 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 297 (61.24%) Amazon AWS
2 242 (49.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 103 (21.24%) IaaS
4 97 (20.00%) PaaS
5 62 (12.78%) SaaS
6 47 (9.69%) AWS CloudFormation
7 44 (9.07%) Office 365
8 29 (5.98%) Google Cloud Platform
9 27 (5.57%) Azure Active Directory
10 22 (4.54%) Cloud Computing
10 22 (4.54%) GitHub
11 19 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
12 15 (3.09%) Amazon S3
12 15 (3.09%) AWS Lambda
12 15 (3.09%) Serverless
13 10 (2.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 9 (1.86%) Datadog
15 8 (1.65%) OpenShift
16 7 (1.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 6 (1.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 96 (19.79%) DNS
2 77 (15.88%) Firewall
3 76 (15.67%) VPN
4 50 (10.31%) TCP/IP
5 46 (9.48%) DHCP
6 36 (7.42%) WAN
7 31 (6.39%) SAN
8 25 (5.15%) Internet
9 19 (3.92%) DMZ
10 16 (3.30%) LAN
11 12 (2.47%) HTTP
11 12 (2.47%) Skype
12 9 (1.86%) VoIP
13 8 (1.65%) ICMP
13 8 (1.65%) VLAN
14 7 (1.44%) Network Security
15 6 (1.24%) iSCSI
15 6 (1.24%) MPLS
15 6 (1.24%) NAS
15 6 (1.24%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.36%) MySQL
3 25 (5.15%) MongoDB
4 24 (4.95%) Big Data
4 24 (4.95%) NoSQL
5 22 (4.54%) Amazon RDS
5 22 (4.54%) Hadoop
6 13 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (2.27%) Blockchain
8 10 (2.06%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (1.65%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (1.44%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.44%) Redis
11 5 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.82%) HBase
13 3 (0.62%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.62%) Endeca
14 2 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
14 2 (0.41%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 106 (21.86%) Jenkins
2 80 (16.49%) Git (software)
3 42 (8.66%) JIRA
3 42 (8.66%) TeamCity
4 34 (7.01%) Octopus Deploy
5 28 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 25 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (5.15%) Visual Studio Team System
7 10 (2.06%) Sonatype Nexus
8 9 (1.86%) Subversion
9 8 (1.65%) Gitweb
9 8 (1.65%) Hudson
9 8 (1.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (1.44%) Artifactory
11 6 (1.24%) Maven
11 6 (1.24%) Selenium
12 5 (1.03%) Cucumber
12 5 (1.03%) Visual Studio
13 4 (0.82%) Bitbucket
14 3 (0.62%) Travis CI
General
1 101 (20.82%) Finance
2 30 (6.19%) Law
3 26 (5.36%) Banking
4 16 (3.30%) Legal
5 14 (2.89%) Retail
6 12 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.44%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.24%) Publishing
9 5 (1.03%) Front Office
10 3 (0.62%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.62%) Back Office
10 3 (0.62%) Games
10 3 (0.62%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.41%) Advertising
11 2 (0.41%) Automotive
11 2 (0.41%) Local Government
11 2 (0.41%) Marketing
12 1 (0.21%) Electronics
12 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (10.52%) Web Services
2 48 (9.90%) .NET
3 27 (5.57%) Node.js
4 20 (4.12%) Elastic Stack
5 12 (2.47%) ASP.NET
6 11 (2.27%) REST
7 10 (2.06%) Kafka
7 10 (2.06%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (2.06%) RESTful
8 9 (1.86%) HTML
9 8 (1.65%) Natural Language Processing
10 7 (1.44%) AngularJS
10 7 (1.44%) JSON
11 6 (1.24%) .NET Core
11 6 (1.24%) .NET Framework
11 6 (1.24%) CSS
11 6 (1.24%) Gherkin
12 5 (1.03%) LAMP
13 4 (0.82%) Flash
13 4 (0.82%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 85 (17.53%) Public Cloud
2 70 (14.43%) Data Centre
3 57 (11.75%) Hybrid Cloud
4 37 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (5.77%) Management Information System
6 22 (4.54%) Fintech
7 19 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
7 19 (3.92%) Private Cloud
8 17 (3.51%) Linux Command Line
9 16 (3.30%) Computer Science
10 13 (2.68%) Enterprise Storage
11 11 (2.27%) Cloud Native
11 11 (2.27%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (1.24%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (1.24%) Digital TV
14 5 (1.03%) BBC
14 5 (1.03%) Client/Server
14 5 (1.03%) IVR
14 5 (1.03%) STB
Operating Systems
1 210 (43.30%) Linux
2 111 (22.89%) Windows
3 58 (11.96%) Windows Server
4 51 (10.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (8.45%) CentOS
6 37 (7.63%) Unix
7 16 (3.30%) Ubuntu
8 11 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.24%) Debian
10 6 (1.24%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.24%) Windows 7
11 5 (1.03%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.03%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.82%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.82%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.62%) Solaris
14 2 (0.41%) Android
14 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (41.44%) DevOps
2 167 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (26.80%) Configuration Management
4 95 (19.59%) Continuous Delivery
5 93 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
6 75 (15.46%) High Availability
7 62 (12.78%) Microservices
8 59 (12.16%) TDD
9 56 (11.55%) ITIL
10 47 (9.69%) Software Engineering
11 44 (9.07%) E-Commerce
11 44 (9.07%) Open Source
12 39 (8.04%) BDD
13 38 (7.84%) Migration
14 37 (7.63%) Runbook
15 31 (6.39%) Auto-Scaling
15 31 (6.39%) Scrum
16 27 (5.57%) Mentoring
17 26 (5.36%) Service Delivery
18 25 (5.15%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 159 (32.78%) Python
2 105 (21.65%) PowerShell
3 104 (21.44%) Ruby
4 79 (16.29%) Java
5 74 (15.26%) Bash Shell
6 49 (10.10%) Perl
7 43 (8.87%) SQL
8 37 (7.63%) Go
9 33 (6.80%) C#
10 29 (5.98%) JavaScript
11 17 (3.51%) Shell Script
12 13 (2.68%) PHP
13 11 (2.27%) C
14 9 (1.86%) Clojure
15 8 (1.65%) Scala
16 5 (1.03%) C++
17 2 (0.41%) Groovy
17 2 (0.41%) R
17 2 (0.41%) VB
18 1 (0.21%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 42 (8.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (7.22%) MCSE
3 29 (5.98%) Degree
3 29 (5.98%) MCSA
4 14 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (2.89%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.68%) AWS Certification
6 9 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.24%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.03%) CCNP
9 5 (1.03%) MCITP
10 4 (0.82%) CCNA
10 4 (0.82%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (0.82%) RHCE
11 3 (0.62%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (0.62%) CISM
11 3 (0.62%) CISSP
11 3 (0.62%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.41%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.68%) QA
2 12 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.27%) GCP
3 11 (2.27%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.24%) SLA
5 4 (0.82%) COBIT
6 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 130 (26.80%) Docker
2 96 (19.79%) Active Directory
3 65 (13.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (8.04%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.06%) XenApp
6 9 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (1.86%) Xen
7 5 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.03%) vSphere
7 5 (1.03%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.82%) vCloud
9 3 (0.62%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.41%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.41%) KVM
10 2 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.41%) XenServer
11 1 (0.21%) NFS
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 179 (36.91%) Puppet
2 163 (33.61%) Ansible
3 146 (30.10%) Opscode Chef
4 79 (16.29%) Kubernetes
5 58 (11.96%) Terraform
6 32 (6.60%) Nagios
7 23 (4.74%) Rundeck
8 13 (2.68%) SCCM
9 12 (2.47%) Salt
10 11 (2.27%) SCOM
11 6 (1.24%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 5 (1.03%) Consul
12 5 (1.03%) NetBackup
13 4 (0.82%) Grafana
13 4 (0.82%) vCenter Server
13 4 (0.82%) vRealize
14 3 (0.62%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 3 (0.62%) Packer
14 3 (0.62%) PowerCLI
14 3 (0.62%) Suricata
Vendors
1 192 (39.59%) Microsoft
2 94 (19.38%) VMware
3 71 (14.64%) Splunk
4 53 (10.93%) Cisco
5 33 (6.80%) Red Hat
6 32 (6.60%) HP
7 30 (6.19%) Google
8 26 (5.36%) IBM
9 23 (4.74%) Citrix
10 20 (4.12%) Oracle
11 12 (2.47%) Juniper
11 12 (2.47%) New Relic
12 10 (2.06%) AppDynamics
12 10 (2.06%) Dell
12 10 (2.06%) NetApp
13 9 (1.86%) Cloudera
13 9 (1.86%) Veeam
14 7 (1.44%) Qualys
15 6 (1.24%) EqualLogic
15 6 (1.24%) Veritas