Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > London
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 332 465 647
Rank change year-on-year +133 +182 +53
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 696 444 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.98% 0.61% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.02% 1.25% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 450 326 210
London median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% - +17.39%
10th Percentile £47,250 £42,500 £42,100
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £92,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £63,299
% change year-on-year - +2.69% +15.09%

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 34,476 35,590 39,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.65% 48.55% 48.06%
Number of salaries quoted 26,650 27,044 33,684
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -16 83 £70,000 +40.00% 29
West London +13 16 £70,000 +55.56% 6
South London +3 13 £51,000 -24.44% 1
East London - 4 £60,000 - 3
North London +4 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 481 (69.11%) Amazon AWS
2 390 (56.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 277 (39.80%) DevOps
4 219 (31.47%) Linux
5 212 (30.46%) Ansible
6 210 (30.17%) Python
7 205 (29.45%) Agile Software Development
8 183 (26.29%) Docker
9 177 (25.43%) Puppet
10 170 (24.43%) Java
11 167 (23.99%) Configuration Management
12 166 (23.85%) Microsoft
13 161 (23.13%) Windows
14 153 (21.98%) Opscode Chef
15 150 (21.55%) Finance
16 138 (19.83%) Jenkins
17 133 (19.11%) VMware
18 132 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
19 123 (17.67%) PaaS
20 121 (17.39%) SaaS
21 120 (17.24%) Kubernetes
22 117 (16.81%) Google Cloud Platform
23 113 (16.24%) Google
24 111 (15.95%) SQL
24 111 (15.95%) Continuous Delivery
25 109 (15.66%) PowerShell
25 109 (15.66%) Problem-Solving
26 103 (14.80%) Data Centre
27 102 (14.66%) IaaS
28 98 (14.08%) Ruby

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 56 (8.05%) OpenStack
2 46 (6.61%) Elasticsearch
3 36 (5.17%) Tomcat
4 32 (4.60%) IIS
5 29 (4.17%) Apache
6 16 (2.30%) Apache Spark
7 14 (2.01%) Confluence
8 13 (1.87%) SharePoint
8 13 (1.87%) WebLogic
8 13 (1.87%) WebSphere
9 12 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
9 12 (1.72%) MS Exchange
10 7 (1.01%) nginx
11 6 (0.86%) CloudStack
11 6 (0.86%) JBoss
12 5 (0.72%) Skype for Business
13 4 (0.57%) CMS
13 4 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (0.29%) lighttpd
14 2 (0.29%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (2.30%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.43%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.14%) Magento
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 481 (69.11%) Amazon AWS
2 390 (56.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 123 (17.67%) PaaS
4 121 (17.39%) SaaS
5 117 (16.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 102 (14.66%) IaaS
7 84 (12.07%) OpenShift
8 57 (8.19%) Cloud Computing
9 52 (7.47%) GitHub
10 47 (6.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 43 (6.18%) Office 365
12 34 (4.89%) AWS CloudFormation
13 31 (4.45%) Amazon EC2
14 28 (4.02%) Serverless
15 24 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 17 (2.44%) Amazon S3
17 15 (2.16%) IBM Cloud
18 11 (1.58%) Datadog
19 10 (1.44%) Amazon ELB
19 10 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 56 (8.05%) Firewall
2 45 (6.47%) DNS
3 38 (5.46%) HTTP
4 36 (5.17%) VPN
5 31 (4.45%) TCP/IP
6 24 (3.45%) DHCP
7 21 (3.02%) SAN
8 20 (2.87%) WAN
9 18 (2.59%) NAS
10 17 (2.44%) Internet
10 17 (2.44%) Kerberos
10 17 (2.44%) Wireshark
11 15 (2.16%) Network Security
12 13 (1.87%) VSAN
13 11 (1.58%) LAN
14 10 (1.44%) SMTP
14 10 (1.44%) VLAN
15 9 (1.29%) Fibre Channel
15 9 (1.29%) iSCSI
16 8 (1.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (13.36%) Big Data
2 66 (9.48%) NoSQL
3 61 (8.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 56 (8.05%) PostgreSQL
5 49 (7.04%) MongoDB
6 48 (6.90%) SQL Server
7 43 (6.18%) MySQL
8 32 (4.60%) Hadoop
9 26 (3.74%) Redis
10 20 (2.87%) DB2
11 19 (2.73%) Amazon RDS
12 18 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (2.30%) Data Lake
14 15 (2.16%) InfluxDB
15 11 (1.58%) Impala
15 11 (1.58%) Relational Database
15 11 (1.58%) Sqoop
16 7 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 7 (1.01%) HDInsight
16 7 (1.01%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 138 (19.83%) Jenkins
2 66 (9.48%) Git (software)
3 52 (7.47%) Maven
4 49 (7.04%) JIRA
5 41 (5.89%) Sonatype Nexus
6 32 (4.60%) Subversion
7 31 (4.45%) TeamCity
8 30 (4.31%) Artifactory
9 27 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 17 (2.44%) Fiddler
10 17 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
11 15 (2.16%) Cucumber
11 15 (2.16%) Gerrit
11 15 (2.16%) Gradle
12 14 (2.01%) SonarQube
13 13 (1.87%) git-flow
13 13 (1.87%) Visual Studio
14 12 (1.72%) GoCD
15 11 (1.58%) Vagrant
16 9 (1.29%) Bitbucket
General
1 150 (21.55%) Finance
2 54 (7.76%) Banking
3 44 (6.32%) Investment Banking
4 42 (6.03%) Financial Institution
5 36 (5.17%) Marketing
6 33 (4.74%) Games
6 33 (4.74%) Retail
7 13 (1.87%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.72%) Law
9 5 (0.72%) Legal
10 4 (0.57%) Advertising
11 2 (0.29%) Billing
11 2 (0.29%) Front Office
11 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.29%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
12 1 (0.14%) Back Office
12 1 (0.14%) Electronics
12 1 (0.14%) Local Government
12 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 191 (27.44%) Architect
2 113 (16.24%) Cloud Architect
3 79 (11.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 63 (9.05%) Cloud Engineer
5 53 (7.61%) Consultant
5 53 (7.61%) Solutions Architect
6 51 (7.33%) Developer
7 47 (6.75%) Azure Architect
8 43 (6.18%) AWS Engineer
9 39 (5.60%) Technical Architect
10 35 (5.03%) AWS DevOps
11 33 (4.74%) AWS Architect
12 32 (4.60%) Java Developer
13 30 (4.31%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 29 (4.17%) Platform Engineer
15 28 (4.02%) Cloud Consultant
15 28 (4.02%) Team Leader
16 27 (3.88%) Software Engineer
17 26 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 25 (3.59%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (12.64%) Web Services
2 61 (8.76%) Spring
3 53 (7.61%) Node.js
4 50 (7.18%) Kafka
5 48 (6.90%) REST
6 44 (6.32%) .NET
7 38 (5.46%) RESTful
8 37 (5.32%) LDAP
9 35 (5.03%) XML
10 32 (4.60%) RabbitMQ
11 31 (4.45%) Spring Boot
12 28 (4.02%) Akka
12 28 (4.02%) JSON
13 27 (3.88%) SAML
14 26 (3.74%) AngularJS
14 26 (3.74%) Elastic Stack
15 22 (3.16%) HTML
16 18 (2.59%) OAuth
16 18 (2.59%) Servlets
17 17 (2.44%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 103 (14.80%) Data Centre
2 91 (13.07%) Private Cloud
3 69 (9.91%) Hybrid Cloud
4 45 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (6.18%) Cyberthreat
6 41 (5.89%) Fintech
7 40 (5.75%) PKI
8 38 (5.46%) Self-Motivation
9 36 (5.17%) Computer Science
10 28 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
11 25 (3.59%) Management Information System
12 21 (3.02%) Cloud Native
13 16 (2.30%) Blog
13 16 (2.30%) Virtual Team
14 12 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
15 11 (1.58%) Client/Server
15 11 (1.58%) Linux Command Line
15 11 (1.58%) Online Games
15 11 (1.58%) Replication
16 10 (1.44%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 219 (31.47%) Linux
2 161 (23.13%) Windows
3 58 (8.33%) Unix
4 47 (6.75%) Windows Server
5 37 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 36 (5.17%) CentOS
7 21 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (2.01%) VMS
9 13 (1.87%) Ubuntu
9 13 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (1.72%) Android
11 10 (1.44%) Apple iOS
12 9 (1.29%) Debian
13 6 (0.86%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.72%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.57%) CoreOS
15 4 (0.57%) Solaris
16 2 (0.29%) Mesosphere
17 1 (0.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (39.80%) DevOps
2 205 (29.45%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (23.99%) Configuration Management
4 132 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
5 111 (15.95%) Continuous Delivery
6 109 (15.66%) Problem-Solving
7 96 (13.79%) Migration
8 94 (13.51%) Presales
9 81 (11.64%) Microservices
10 80 (11.49%) Open Source
11 66 (9.48%) ITIL
12 56 (8.05%) Project Management
13 55 (7.90%) Risk Management
14 53 (7.61%) High Availability
14 53 (7.61%) IT Strategy
14 53 (7.61%) SDLC
15 52 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
16 51 (7.33%) Analytics
16 51 (7.33%) Low Latency
17 47 (6.75%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 210 (30.17%) Python
2 170 (24.43%) Java
3 111 (15.95%) SQL
4 109 (15.66%) PowerShell
5 98 (14.08%) Ruby
6 78 (11.21%) Bash Shell
7 57 (8.19%) C#
8 55 (7.90%) JavaScript
9 52 (7.47%) Perl
10 48 (6.90%) Go
11 47 (6.75%) Shell Script
12 45 (6.47%) Scala
13 42 (6.03%) C++
14 29 (4.17%) PHP
15 19 (2.73%) Erlang
16 15 (2.16%) Java 8
17 13 (1.87%) C
18 7 (1.01%) Cypher
19 4 (0.57%) Groovy
19 4 (0.57%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 62 (8.91%) Degree
2 32 (4.60%) AWS Certification
3 23 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (3.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (2.44%) MCSE
5 17 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (2.01%) CCNA
7 13 (1.87%) CCNP
7 13 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
8 12 (1.72%) Master's Degree
9 10 (1.44%) CISSP
9 10 (1.44%) MCSA
10 8 (1.15%) CCDP
10 8 (1.15%) CCIE
10 8 (1.15%) Security Cleared
11 7 (1.01%) CCIE Security
11 7 (1.01%) JNCIE
12 5 (0.72%) CISM
13 4 (0.57%) CISA
13 4 (0.57%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (10.92%) GCP
2 40 (5.75%) QA
3 39 (5.60%) PCI DSS
4 18 (2.59%) GDPR
5 16 (2.30%) SLA
6 14 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (1.87%) COBIT
8 4 (0.57%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.29%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.29%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.14%) BS7799
11 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 183 (26.29%) Docker
2 93 (13.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (11.93%) Active Directory
4 25 (3.59%) VMware NSX
5 20 (2.87%) Hyper-V
5 20 (2.87%) vSphere
6 11 (1.58%) Apache Flume
6 11 (1.58%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (1.44%) KVM
8 9 (1.29%) iptables
8 9 (1.29%) QEMU
8 9 (1.29%) Terminal Services
9 7 (1.01%) XenApp
10 5 (0.72%) vCloud
11 4 (0.57%) LXC
11 4 (0.57%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.43%) NFS
13 2 (0.29%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 212 (30.46%) Ansible
2 177 (25.43%) Puppet
3 153 (21.98%) Opscode Chef
4 120 (17.24%) Kubernetes
5 87 (12.50%) Terraform
6 56 (8.05%) Salt
7 27 (3.88%) Nagios
8 23 (3.30%) CloudForms
9 22 (3.16%) Grafana
9 22 (3.16%) logstash
10 15 (2.16%) Consul
10 15 (2.16%) Rancher
10 15 (2.16%) ZABBIX
11 14 (2.01%) SCCM
12 13 (1.87%) Capistrano
13 12 (1.72%) CFEngine
13 12 (1.72%) Kibana
13 12 (1.72%) vRealize
14 11 (1.58%) Oozie
15 10 (1.44%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 166 (23.85%) Microsoft
2 133 (19.11%) VMware
3 113 (16.24%) Google
4 84 (12.07%) Red Hat
5 46 (6.61%) Oracle
6 39 (5.60%) Cisco
6 39 (5.60%) Splunk
7 33 (4.74%) New Relic
7 33 (4.74%) WorldPay
8 26 (3.74%) Citrix
9 25 (3.59%) NetApp
10 20 (2.87%) SaltStack
11 18 (2.59%) SAP
12 17 (2.44%) AppDynamics
12 17 (2.44%) ForgeRock
12 17 (2.44%) IBM
13 13 (1.87%) Cloudera
13 13 (1.87%) Dell
14 12 (1.72%) Juniper
14 12 (1.72%) ServiceNow