Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > London
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 355 504 763
Rank change year-on-year +149 +259 -67
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 594 337 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.85% 0.48% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.80% 1.05% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 407 256 112
London median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% -5.66% +20.45%
10th Percentile £46,250 £31,875 £41,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,875 £92,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +4.35% +4.55%

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 32,970 32,020 41,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.36% 45.82% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 26,216 26,824 33,969
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £55,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.93% +1.36%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in London

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Public Cloud in London

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Public Cloud in London over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

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 24 February 2018. 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 -33 74 £70,000 +40.00% 17
West London +15 16 £62,500 +38.89% 10
East London - 3 £67,500 - 4
South London -11 2 £40,500 -14.83% 1
North London - 1 £42,283 -
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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.

1 389 (65.49%) Amazon AWS
2 315 (53.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 252 (42.42%) Linux
4 235 (39.56%) DevOps
5 176 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 175 (29.46%) Python
7 152 (25.59%) Ansible
8 145 (24.41%) Puppet
9 140 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
9 140 (23.57%) VMware
10 132 (22.22%) Windows
11 121 (20.37%) Configuration Management
11 121 (20.37%) Docker
12 113 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure
13 111 (18.69%) Java
13 111 (18.69%) IaaS
14 105 (17.68%) Opscode Chef
15 104 (17.51%) Ruby
16 102 (17.17%) SaaS
17 98 (16.50%) Jenkins
17 98 (16.50%) Private Cloud
18 92 (15.49%) PaaS
19 88 (14.81%) Data Centre
20 86 (14.48%) Finance
21 85 (14.31%) Migration
22 84 (14.14%) Google
23 78 (13.13%) Presales
24 77 (12.96%) Microservices
25 75 (12.63%) SQL
26 74 (12.46%) Firewall

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 46 (7.74%) OpenStack
2 20 (3.37%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.69%) Apache Spark
4 15 (2.53%) Apache
4 15 (2.53%) IIS
5 14 (2.36%) Skype for Business
6 13 (2.19%) Confluence
7 12 (2.02%) SharePoint
8 11 (1.85%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.35%) JBoss
10 8 (1.35%) WebLogic
11 7 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.67%) CloudStack
13 3 (0.51%) CMS
14 2 (0.34%) nginx
15 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
15 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
15 1 (0.17%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 13 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.18%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.34%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 389 (65.49%) Amazon AWS
2 315 (53.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 111 (18.69%) IaaS
4 102 (17.17%) SaaS
5 92 (15.49%) PaaS
6 68 (11.45%) OpenShift
7 48 (8.08%) GitHub
7 48 (8.08%) Office 365
8 33 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
9 25 (4.21%) Cloud Computing
10 24 (4.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 24 (4.04%) Amazon EC2
10 24 (4.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 18 (3.03%) Datadog
12 9 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (0.84%) G Suite
14 5 (0.84%) Slack
14 5 (0.84%) Trello
15 4 (0.67%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 74 (12.46%) Firewall
2 61 (10.27%) DNS
3 55 (9.26%) WAN
4 49 (8.25%) VPN
5 47 (7.91%) TCP/IP
6 32 (5.39%) LAN
7 29 (4.88%) IPsec
8 21 (3.54%) VSAN
9 19 (3.20%) VoIP
10 17 (2.86%) Internet
11 15 (2.53%) DHCP
11 15 (2.53%) HTTP
11 15 (2.53%) Network Security
12 14 (2.36%) Skype
13 13 (2.19%) SAN
13 13 (2.19%) SSL
14 12 (2.02%) iSCSI
14 12 (2.02%) Wireless
15 11 (1.85%) BGP
15 11 (1.85%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (10.44%) NoSQL
2 55 (9.26%) MySQL
3 53 (8.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 51 (8.59%) SQL Server
5 36 (6.06%) Big Data
6 23 (3.87%) Hadoop
7 20 (3.37%) Relational Database
8 19 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (2.86%) MongoDB
10 14 (2.36%) Amazon RDS
11 12 (2.02%) Redis
12 7 (1.18%) Data Lake
13 5 (0.84%) DB2
13 5 (0.84%) Impala
13 5 (0.84%) Sqoop
14 4 (0.67%) InfluxDB
15 3 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 3 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.51%) MariaDB
16 2 (0.34%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 98 (16.50%) Jenkins
2 49 (8.25%) Sonatype Nexus
3 39 (6.57%) Git (software)
4 28 (4.71%) TeamCity
5 26 (4.38%) Maven
6 25 (4.21%) Artifactory
7 18 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 18 (3.03%) Cucumber
7 18 (3.03%) JIRA
8 14 (2.36%) Subversion
8 14 (2.36%) Visual Studio
9 11 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
9 11 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 9 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (1.18%) GoCD
11 7 (1.18%) MSBuild
12 6 (1.01%) MSI
12 6 (1.01%) Vagrant
13 5 (0.84%) Fiddler
14 4 (0.67%) FitNesse
General
1 86 (14.48%) Finance
2 37 (6.23%) Retail
3 32 (5.39%) Games
4 27 (4.55%) Billing
5 21 (3.54%) Banking
6 20 (3.37%) Telecoms
7 18 (3.03%) Financial Institution
8 16 (2.69%) Investment Banking
9 14 (2.36%) Law
10 6 (1.01%) Legal
10 6 (1.01%) Marketing
11 5 (0.84%) Back Office
11 5 (0.84%) Publishing
12 3 (0.51%) Advertising
13 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.17%) German Language
14 1 (0.17%) Military
14 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 156 (26.26%) Architect
2 86 (14.48%) Cloud Architect
3 71 (11.95%) Cloud Engineer
4 57 (9.60%) Consultant
5 53 (8.92%) DevOps Engineer
6 46 (7.74%) Solutions Architect
7 45 (7.58%) Developer
8 40 (6.73%) Cloud Consultant
9 39 (6.57%) Azure Architect
10 38 (6.40%) Systems Engineer
11 35 (5.89%) AWS Architect
11 35 (5.89%) AWS Engineer
11 35 (5.89%) Linux Engineer
12 29 (4.88%) AWS DevOps
13 27 (4.55%) Support Engineer
14 25 (4.21%) Azure Engineer
14 25 (4.21%) DevOps Architect
15 24 (4.04%) Java Developer
16 23 (3.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 22 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (10.10%) Web Services
2 51 (8.59%) Node.js
3 47 (7.91%) AngularJS
3 47 (7.91%) Spring
4 43 (7.24%) Akka
5 41 (6.90%) RESTful
6 34 (5.72%) .NET
7 26 (4.38%) REST
8 23 (3.87%) JSON
8 23 (3.87%) Kafka
9 22 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
10 18 (3.03%) HTML
11 17 (2.86%) .NET Framework
11 17 (2.86%) LAMP
12 16 (2.69%) LDAP
13 13 (2.19%) CSS
13 13 (2.19%) TensorFlow
14 12 (2.02%) Sensu
15 10 (1.68%) HTML5
16 8 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 98 (16.50%) Private Cloud
2 88 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 72 (12.12%) Hybrid Cloud
4 56 (9.43%) Fintech
5 38 (6.40%) Linux Command Line
6 26 (4.38%) Hedge funds
7 22 (3.70%) Management Information System
8 20 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (3.37%) Computer Science
9 17 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 17 (2.86%) Online Games
10 15 (2.53%) Enterprise Cloud
10 15 (2.53%) PKI
11 13 (2.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 12 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
13 11 (1.85%) Virtual Team
14 9 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
15 8 (1.35%) Cyberthreat
16 7 (1.18%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 252 (42.42%) Linux
2 132 (22.22%) Windows
3 34 (5.72%) CentOS
4 33 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 31 (5.22%) Windows Server
6 22 (3.70%) Android
7 18 (3.03%) Unix
8 17 (2.86%) Apple iOS
9 9 (1.52%) VMS
10 8 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (1.18%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.01%) Ubuntu
12 6 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.51%) Debian
13 3 (0.51%) Solaris
13 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.34%) CoreOS
14 2 (0.34%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.34%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.17%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (39.56%) DevOps
2 140 (23.57%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (20.37%) Configuration Management
4 85 (14.31%) Migration
5 78 (13.13%) Presales
6 77 (12.96%) Microservices
7 73 (12.29%) Continuous Integration
8 63 (10.61%) Continuous Delivery
9 62 (10.44%) Analytics
10 58 (9.76%) E-Commerce
11 56 (9.43%) Open Source
12 48 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
13 46 (7.74%) Project Management
14 44 (7.41%) High Availability
15 43 (7.24%) IT Strategy
16 42 (7.07%) Software Engineering
17 39 (6.57%) Customer Requirements
18 32 (5.39%) ITIL
19 31 (5.22%) Service Delivery
19 31 (5.22%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 175 (29.46%) Python
2 111 (18.69%) Java
3 104 (17.51%) Ruby
4 75 (12.63%) SQL
5 68 (11.45%) PowerShell
6 67 (11.28%) Bash Shell
7 54 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 46 (7.74%) Scala
9 38 (6.40%) PHP
10 37 (6.23%) Go
11 34 (5.72%) Perl
12 22 (3.70%) C++
13 16 (2.69%) C#
14 15 (2.53%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.85%) T-SQL
16 9 (1.52%) C
17 5 (0.84%) VBScript
18 4 (0.67%) Erlang
19 3 (0.51%) VB
20 2 (0.34%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 42 (7.07%) Degree
2 22 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (2.86%) MCSE
4 14 (2.36%) CISSP
4 14 (2.36%) MCSA
5 12 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (1.68%) CCNP
6 10 (1.68%) CISM
6 10 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (1.35%) AWS Certification
7 8 (1.35%) SSCP
7 8 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (1.01%) CCDP
8 6 (1.01%) CCIE
8 6 (1.01%) CCIE Security
8 6 (1.01%) JNCIE
9 5 (0.84%) MCSD
10 3 (0.51%) MCITP
11 2 (0.34%) CEH
11 2 (0.34%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.40%) PCI DSS
2 25 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (3.87%) QA
4 15 (2.53%) GCP
5 10 (1.68%) GDPR
6 8 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 6 (1.01%) COBIT
7 6 (1.01%) SLA
8 2 (0.34%) BS7799
8 2 (0.34%) PMO
9 1 (0.17%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.17%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.17%) ISO 31000
9 1 (0.17%) MiFID
9 1 (0.17%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 121 (20.37%) Docker
2 113 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (7.91%) Active Directory
4 31 (5.22%) VMware NSX
5 30 (5.05%) Hyper-V
6 29 (4.88%) vSphere
7 11 (1.85%) Terminal Services
7 11 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
8 9 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.35%) KVM
10 6 (1.01%) LXC
10 6 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (1.01%) XenApp
11 5 (0.84%) Apache Flume
12 4 (0.67%) Xen
13 3 (0.51%) XenServer
14 2 (0.34%) iptables
14 2 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
14 2 (0.34%) XenDesktop
15 1 (0.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 152 (25.59%) Ansible
2 145 (24.41%) Puppet
3 105 (17.68%) Opscode Chef
4 73 (12.29%) Kubernetes
5 40 (6.73%) Terraform
6 31 (5.22%) Nagios
7 19 (3.20%) Salt
7 19 (3.20%) vRealize
8 12 (2.02%) Red Hat Satellite
9 10 (1.68%) Packer
10 9 (1.52%) Grafana
10 9 (1.52%) Rundeck
11 8 (1.35%) vCenter Server
12 7 (1.18%) Consul
12 7 (1.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 6 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
13 6 (1.01%) ZABBIX
14 5 (0.84%) HAProxy
14 5 (0.84%) Oozie
15 4 (0.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 176 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 140 (23.57%) VMware
3 84 (14.14%) Google
4 57 (9.60%) Red Hat
5 55 (9.26%) Oracle
6 48 (8.08%) WorldPay
7 38 (6.40%) Cisco
8 30 (5.05%) NetApp
9 25 (4.21%) Splunk
10 16 (2.69%) Citrix
11 13 (2.19%) Juniper
12 12 (2.02%) AppDynamics
12 12 (2.02%) HP
13 11 (1.85%) Apple
13 11 (1.85%) New Relic
14 10 (1.68%) Qualys
15 9 (1.52%) Atlassian
16 7 (1.18%) SonicWALL
17 6 (1.01%) EMC
18 5 (0.84%) Cloudera