Period
to 17 September 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > London
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 246 196 250
Rank change year-on-year -50 +54 +104
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 748 386 774
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.53% 1.83% 1.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% 4.51% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 542 272 508
10th Percentile £53,813 £45,250 £47,500
25th Percentile £65,000 £61,125 £55,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
75th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £142,500 £102,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -

Public Cloud is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 21,675 8,551 21,077
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 44.28% 40.64% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12,622 7,051 16,658
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.54% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £120,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Public Cloud as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in London

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Public Cloud in London

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Cloud in London over the 6 months to 17 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in London

Public Cloud
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Cloud within the London region over the 6 months to 17 September 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
Central London -55 93 £78,750 +8.62% 49
East London +4 18 £75,000 +15.38% 4
West London -68 9 £60,000 -7.69% 13
South London -29 7 £65,000 -23.53%
North London - 2 £110,000 - 1
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2021, IT jobs citing Public 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 London region with a requirement for Public Cloud.

1 485 (64.84%) Azure
2 482 (64.44%) AWS
3 332 (44.39%) GCP
4 317 (42.38%) DevOps
5 258 (34.49%) Kubernetes
6 226 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
7 196 (26.20%) PaaS
8 183 (24.47%) Microsoft
9 175 (23.40%) Python
10 173 (23.13%) Finance
11 172 (22.99%) SaaS
11 172 (22.99%) Docker
11 172 (22.99%) Social Skills
12 145 (19.39%) IaaS
13 138 (18.45%) Terraform
14 131 (17.51%) Migration
15 129 (17.25%) Java
16 128 (17.11%) SQL
17 127 (16.98%) Google
18 126 (16.84%) Linux
18 126 (16.84%) Cloud Native
19 124 (16.58%) Microservices
20 119 (15.91%) PowerShell
21 115 (15.37%) Jenkins
22 113 (15.11%) Degree
23 112 (14.97%) Infrastructure as Code
24 109 (14.57%) Ansible
25 106 (14.17%) Computer Science
26 101 (13.50%) Puppet
27 100 (13.37%) Active Directory

Public Cloud
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 38 (5.08%) IIS
2 13 (1.74%) Apache
2 13 (1.74%) Apache Spark
2 13 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
3 11 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (1.34%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (1.20%) WordPress
6 8 (1.07%) Confluence
6 8 (1.07%) OpenStack
7 6 (0.80%) Drupal
8 4 (0.53%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.53%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.53%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.40%) CMS
9 3 (0.40%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.27%) Apache Airflow
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.13%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.53%) Figma
6 1 (0.13%) Weka
Business Applications
1 9 (1.20%) Magento
2 6 (0.80%) Sentinel
3 4 (0.53%) Distributed Ledger
3 4 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.27%) Infor LN
4 2 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.13%) Cloudability
5 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.13%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.13%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 485 (64.84%) Azure
2 482 (64.44%) AWS
3 332 (44.39%) GCP
4 196 (26.20%) PaaS
5 172 (22.99%) SaaS
6 145 (19.39%) IaaS
7 79 (10.56%) Serverless
8 54 (7.22%) Amazon EKS
9 48 (6.42%) Microsoft 365
10 47 (6.28%) OpenShift
11 46 (6.15%) GitHub
12 37 (4.95%) AWS CloudFormation
13 35 (4.68%) Azure Active Directory
14 31 (4.14%) Cloud Computing
15 25 (3.34%) Power Platform
16 17 (2.27%) Amazon S3
16 17 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
17 16 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
17 16 (2.14%) Snowflake
18 14 (1.87%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 58 (7.75%) Firewall
2 38 (5.08%) WAN
3 32 (4.28%) SD-WAN
4 28 (3.74%) VPN
5 23 (3.07%) DNS
5 23 (3.07%) Network Security
6 21 (2.81%) HTTP
6 21 (2.81%) LAN
7 19 (2.54%) TCP/IP
8 14 (1.87%) DHCP
9 13 (1.74%) SAN
10 9 (1.20%) IPv4
10 9 (1.20%) Unified Communications
11 8 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (1.07%) Wireless
12 7 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (0.94%) NetScaler
12 7 (0.94%) Software-Defined Networking
12 7 (0.94%) VSAN
13 6 (0.80%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (10.83%) Big Data
2 56 (7.49%) SQL Server
3 45 (6.02%) NoSQL
4 33 (4.41%) BigQuery
5 31 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (3.21%) MySQL
6 24 (3.21%) Tableau
7 23 (3.07%) Power BI
8 22 (2.94%) MongoDB
9 20 (2.67%) Amazon Redshift
10 19 (2.54%) Blockchain
10 19 (2.54%) Data Lake
11 18 (2.41%) Hadoop
11 18 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (2.14%) Relational Database
13 10 (1.34%) Azure SQL Database
14 8 (1.07%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (1.07%) Looker
15 7 (0.94%) Apache Hive
16 6 (0.80%) HBase
Development Applications
1 115 (15.37%) Jenkins
2 58 (7.75%) TeamCity
3 55 (7.35%) GitLab
4 53 (7.09%) Git (software)
4 53 (7.09%) Octopus Deploy
5 16 (2.14%) Sonatype Nexus
6 13 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (1.74%) Bitbucket
7 12 (1.60%) JIRA
7 12 (1.60%) webpack
8 10 (1.34%) Vagrant
9 8 (1.07%) SonarQube
10 5 (0.67%) CMake
10 5 (0.67%) JMeter
10 5 (0.67%) JUnit
10 5 (0.67%) Robot Framework
10 5 (0.67%) Visual Studio Code
11 4 (0.53%) Maven
12 3 (0.40%) Artifactory
12 3 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 173 (23.13%) Finance
2 172 (22.99%) Social Skills
3 55 (7.35%) Banking
4 54 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (3.88%) Presentation Skills
6 28 (3.74%) Retail
7 22 (2.94%) Organisational Skills
8 19 (2.54%) Financial Institution
9 17 (2.27%) Documentation Skills
10 16 (2.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 16 (2.14%) Public Sector
11 15 (2.01%) Telecoms
12 14 (1.87%) Influencing Skills
13 11 (1.47%) Games
14 10 (1.34%) Billing
14 10 (1.34%) Law
15 9 (1.20%) Automotive
15 9 (1.20%) Marketing
16 8 (1.07%) Investment Banking
16 8 (1.07%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 247 (33.02%) Architect
2 122 (16.31%) Cloud Architect
3 68 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 50 (6.68%) Azure Architect
5 48 (6.42%) Cloud Engineer
6 46 (6.15%) Consultant
6 46 (6.15%) Software Engineer
7 43 (5.75%) Developer
8 40 (5.35%) Solutions Architect
9 36 (4.81%) AWS Engineer
10 31 (4.14%) Platform Engineer
11 30 (4.01%) Azure Engineer
12 27 (3.61%) Data Architect
13 26 (3.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 22 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
15 21 (2.81%) AWS DevOps
15 21 (2.81%) Cloud Consultant
15 21 (2.81%) Security Architect
16 20 (2.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 20 (2.67%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (9.63%) Node.js
2 65 (8.69%) Spring
3 51 (6.82%) Spring Boot
4 50 (6.68%) React
5 45 (6.02%) Web Services
6 35 (4.68%) ARM Templates
7 32 (4.28%) AngularJS
7 32 (4.28%) Kafka
8 31 (4.14%) JSON
9 29 (3.88%) REST
10 28 (3.74%) RESTful
11 26 (3.48%) CSS
12 20 (2.67%) .NET
13 15 (2.01%) .NET Core
13 15 (2.01%) Elastic Stack
14 12 (1.60%) Middleware
14 12 (1.60%) Redux
15 11 (1.47%) RabbitMQ
15 11 (1.47%) SAML
16 10 (1.34%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 126 (16.84%) Cloud Native
2 78 (10.43%) Data Centre
3 74 (9.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 39 (5.21%) Private Cloud
5 28 (3.74%) User Experience
6 20 (2.67%) Enterprise Cloud
7 19 (2.54%) Mobile App
8 17 (2.27%) Management Information System
9 16 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (1.74%) Algorithms
10 13 (1.74%) Virtual Team
11 11 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (1.34%) Data Structures
12 10 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
12 10 (1.34%) PKI
13 7 (0.94%) CMDB
14 6 (0.80%) Blog
14 6 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.80%) Hedge funds
14 6 (0.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 126 (16.84%) Linux
2 96 (12.83%) Windows
3 54 (7.22%) Windows Server
4 37 (4.95%) Unix
5 16 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.94%) Debian
7 6 (0.80%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.80%) VMS
8 5 (0.67%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.40%) CentOS
9 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.27%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.13%) Android
11 1 (0.13%) Mesosphere
11 1 (0.13%) SUSE
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (42.38%) DevOps
2 226 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (17.51%) Migration
4 124 (16.58%) Microservices
5 112 (14.97%) Infrastructure as Code
6 106 (14.17%) Computer Science
7 76 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 74 (9.89%) Analytics
9 71 (9.49%) Presales
10 70 (9.36%) Software Engineering
11 62 (8.29%) Cybersecurity
12 60 (8.02%) Problem-Solving
13 57 (7.62%) Configuration Management
14 54 (7.22%) Thought Leadership
15 45 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 45 (6.02%) Mentoring
16 44 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
16 44 (5.88%) Technical Leadership
17 43 (5.75%) Artificial Intelligence
17 43 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 175 (23.40%) Python
2 129 (17.25%) Java
3 128 (17.11%) SQL
4 119 (15.91%) PowerShell
5 63 (8.42%) Go
6 58 (7.75%) JavaScript
7 53 (7.09%) C#
8 46 (6.15%) Bash Shell
9 27 (3.61%) C++
10 25 (3.34%) PHP
10 25 (3.34%) TypeScript
11 23 (3.07%) Perl
12 21 (2.81%) Ruby
13 18 (2.41%) C
14 12 (1.60%) Scala
15 10 (1.34%) R
16 9 (1.20%) VB
16 9 (1.20%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.94%) Groovy
18 6 (0.80%) Rust
Qualifications
1 113 (15.11%) Degree
2 56 (7.49%) Security Cleared
3 53 (7.09%) SC Cleared
4 29 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 29 (3.88%) OCP
4 29 (3.88%) Oracle Certification
5 21 (2.81%) CISSP
6 18 (2.41%) Master's Degree
7 17 (2.27%) AWS Certification
8 16 (2.14%) CISM
9 14 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.94%) CISA
11 5 (0.67%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.67%) PMP
12 4 (0.53%) CCNP
12 4 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.53%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.53%) SSCP
13 3 (0.40%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.21%) GDPR
2 20 (2.67%) SLA
3 18 (2.41%) QA
4 17 (2.27%) NIST
5 14 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (1.87%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.80%) SOC 2
7 5 (0.67%) GRC
8 4 (0.53%) Basel III
8 4 (0.53%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.27%) Accessibility
9 2 (0.27%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.13%) COBIT
10 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 172 (22.99%) Docker
2 100 (13.37%) Active Directory
3 54 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (4.41%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (1.34%) KVM
7 9 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.07%) Ceph
8 8 (1.07%) Virtual Desktop
8 8 (1.07%) XenApp
9 5 (0.67%) vSphere
9 5 (0.67%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.53%) vCloud
10 4 (0.53%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.13%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 258 (34.49%) Kubernetes
2 138 (18.45%) Terraform
3 109 (14.57%) Ansible
4 101 (13.50%) Puppet
5 92 (12.30%) Opscode Chef
6 50 (6.68%) SCCM
7 27 (3.61%) Prometheus
8 14 (1.87%) Packer
9 13 (1.74%) Grafana
9 13 (1.74%) Salt
9 13 (1.74%) SCOM
10 11 (1.47%) Consul
10 11 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
11 9 (1.20%) ZABBIX
12 8 (1.07%) CFEngine
13 7 (0.94%) FortiGate
13 7 (0.94%) Istio
13 7 (0.94%) vCenter Server
14 6 (0.80%) CASB
14 6 (0.80%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 183 (24.47%) Microsoft
2 127 (16.98%) Google
3 79 (10.56%) VMware
4 49 (6.55%) Oracle
5 32 (4.28%) Citrix
6 31 (4.14%) SAP
7 30 (4.01%) IBM
8 27 (3.61%) Red Hat
9 25 (3.34%) Cisco
10 15 (2.01%) Cadence
11 14 (1.87%) Confluent
12 13 (1.74%) NetApp
13 12 (1.60%) Splunk
14 10 (1.34%) ServiceNow
15 9 (1.20%) Adobe
15 9 (1.20%) Alibaba
16 8 (1.07%) Cognos
17 7 (0.94%) Fortinet
17 7 (0.94%) Intel
17 7 (0.94%) Teradata