Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > London
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 319 361 518
Rank change year-on-year +42 +157 +253
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 643 594 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.03% 0.85% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.24% 1.84% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 511 410 256
London median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% +16.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £33,125
90th Percentile £122,500 £95,000 £85,625
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% +4.35%

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 28,675 32,215 31,014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 45.75% 45.85% 44.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22,646 25,526 26,005
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +2.56% +6.36%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 +56 91 £75,000 +7.14% 36
South London +6 16 £65,000 +60.49% 7
West London +11 15 £72,500 +31.22% 13
East London +26 7 £83,375 +23.52% 8
North London +20 2 £95,000 +124.68%
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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.

1 504 (78.38%) Amazon AWS
2 422 (65.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 270 (41.99%) DevOps
4 228 (35.46%) Google Cloud Platform
5 209 (32.50%) Python
6 205 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
7 199 (30.95%) Microsoft
8 178 (27.68%) Google
9 170 (26.44%) PaaS
10 162 (25.19%) Linux
11 151 (23.48%) Ansible
12 140 (21.77%) Degree
13 137 (21.31%) SaaS
14 134 (20.84%) Puppet
15 128 (19.91%) Finance
16 125 (19.44%) VMware
16 125 (19.44%) IaaS
17 124 (19.28%) Docker
18 123 (19.13%) Migration
19 122 (18.97%) Windows
20 121 (18.82%) Opscode Chef
21 120 (18.66%) Java
22 109 (16.95%) ITIL
23 107 (16.64%) Data Centre
24 104 (16.17%) VMware Infrastructure
25 101 (15.71%) Computer Science
26 100 (15.55%) Web Services
27 96 (14.93%) Kubernetes
27 96 (14.93%) Jenkins
28 93 (14.46%) Hybrid Cloud

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 36 (5.60%) Apache
2 29 (4.51%) OpenStack
3 28 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 20 (3.11%) MS Exchange
5 16 (2.49%) Cloud Foundry
5 16 (2.49%) nginx
6 15 (2.33%) SharePoint
7 13 (2.02%) Apache Spark
8 12 (1.87%) Confluence
8 12 (1.87%) Skype for Business
9 10 (1.56%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.56%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (1.09%) IIS
11 7 (1.09%) Jupyter
12 5 (0.78%) NetWeaver
13 4 (0.62%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (0.47%) lighttpd
15 2 (0.31%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (2.18%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.31%) HipChat
2 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.31%) SPSS
3 1 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 10 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (1.09%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.31%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 504 (78.38%) Amazon AWS
2 422 (65.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 228 (35.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 170 (26.44%) PaaS
5 137 (21.31%) SaaS
6 125 (19.44%) IaaS
7 67 (10.42%) Serverless
8 61 (9.49%) Office 365
9 35 (5.44%) OpenShift
10 33 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
11 31 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
12 30 (4.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 28 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
14 26 (4.04%) Amazon S3
15 25 (3.89%) Azure Active Directory
16 20 (3.11%) Amazon ELB
16 20 (3.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 13 (2.02%) Amazon Glacier
18 11 (1.71%) IBM Cloud
19 10 (1.56%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 58 (9.02%) Firewall
2 34 (5.29%) VPN
3 31 (4.82%) SAN
4 28 (4.35%) DNS
5 22 (3.42%) TCP/IP
6 21 (3.27%) WAN
7 20 (3.11%) DHCP
7 20 (3.11%) Network Security
8 19 (2.95%) VLAN
9 18 (2.80%) Internet
10 14 (2.18%) SSL
11 9 (1.40%) IPsec
11 9 (1.40%) MPLS
12 8 (1.24%) BGP
12 8 (1.24%) HTTP
12 8 (1.24%) Skype
12 8 (1.24%) VPLS
13 7 (1.09%) Reverse Proxy
14 6 (0.93%) Ethernet
14 6 (0.93%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (6.22%) SQL Server
2 38 (5.91%) Big Data
2 38 (5.91%) MySQL
3 27 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (4.04%) Amazon RDS
5 18 (2.80%) NoSQL
6 15 (2.33%) MariaDB
7 14 (2.18%) Hadoop
8 12 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
8 12 (1.87%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.71%) Amazon Aurora
10 10 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (1.56%) SAP HANA
11 9 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 9 (1.40%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.24%) Couchbase
13 6 (0.93%) Power BI
14 5 (0.78%) Apache Hive
14 5 (0.78%) Cosmos DB
14 5 (0.78%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 96 (14.93%) Jenkins
2 38 (5.91%) Git (software)
3 26 (4.04%) JIRA
4 24 (3.73%) Maven
5 21 (3.27%) Sonatype Nexus
5 21 (3.27%) TeamCity
6 13 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (2.02%) git-flow
6 13 (2.02%) GitLab
6 13 (2.02%) RSpec
7 8 (1.24%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.09%) SonarQube
9 6 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (0.78%) Selenium
10 5 (0.78%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.62%) CircleCI
11 4 (0.62%) Codeship
11 4 (0.62%) FitNesse
11 4 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (0.62%) SoapUI
General
1 128 (19.91%) Finance
2 48 (7.47%) Banking
3 17 (2.64%) Billing
3 17 (2.64%) Retail
4 16 (2.49%) Marketing
5 10 (1.56%) Investment Banking
5 10 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.24%) Automotive
7 5 (0.78%) Front Office
7 5 (0.78%) Games
8 4 (0.62%) Law
9 3 (0.47%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.47%) Social Science
10 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.16%) Advertising
11 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 235 (36.55%) Architect
2 139 (21.62%) Cloud Architect
3 109 (16.95%) Azure Architect
4 91 (14.15%) AWS Architect
5 87 (13.53%) Solutions Architect
6 72 (11.20%) Cloud Engineer
7 69 (10.73%) DevOps Engineer
8 58 (9.02%) AWS Engineer
9 47 (7.31%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 45 (7.00%) Consultant
11 42 (6.53%) AWS Solutions Architect
12 37 (5.75%) AWS DevOps
13 36 (5.60%) Azure Engineer
14 33 (5.13%) Software Engineer
15 30 (4.67%) Technical Architect
16 29 (4.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 27 (4.20%) Platform Engineer
17 27 (4.20%) Senior Software Engineer
18 26 (4.04%) Azure DevOps
18 26 (4.04%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (15.55%) Web Services
2 50 (7.78%) Node.js
3 41 (6.38%) Natural Language Processing
4 30 (4.67%) REST
5 27 (4.20%) .NET
6 23 (3.58%) LAMP
7 22 (3.42%) Elastic Stack
8 18 (2.80%) Kafka
8 18 (2.80%) LDAP
9 17 (2.64%) LEMP Stack
10 16 (2.49%) Spring
11 15 (2.33%) RESTful
12 11 (1.71%) Middleware
12 11 (1.71%) React
12 11 (1.71%) Spring Boot
12 11 (1.71%) Spring Cloud
13 10 (1.56%) Java EE
14 9 (1.40%) ActiveMQ
15 8 (1.24%) OAuth
15 8 (1.24%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 107 (16.64%) Data Centre
2 93 (14.46%) Hybrid Cloud
3 64 (9.95%) Private Cloud
4 51 (7.93%) Self-Motivation
5 39 (6.07%) Enterprise Cloud
6 33 (5.13%) Hedge funds
7 22 (3.42%) Cloud Native
8 21 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (3.27%) Fintech
8 21 (3.27%) Management Information System
9 19 (2.95%) Linux Command Line
9 19 (2.95%) Virtual Team
10 17 (2.64%) User Experience
11 16 (2.49%) Replication
12 14 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (1.71%) Blog
14 10 (1.56%) PKI
15 9 (1.40%) Clustering
15 9 (1.40%) Mobile App
16 7 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 162 (25.19%) Linux
2 122 (18.97%) Windows
3 41 (6.38%) Unix
4 39 (6.07%) Windows Server
5 14 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (1.40%) Android
6 9 (1.40%) Ubuntu
6 9 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.24%) CentOS
7 8 (1.24%) Windows 10
8 6 (0.93%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.93%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.78%) SUSE
10 4 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.47%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.16%) Debian
12 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.16%) VMS
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (41.99%) DevOps
2 205 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (19.13%) Migration
4 109 (16.95%) ITIL
5 101 (15.71%) Computer Science
6 88 (13.69%) Analytics
6 88 (13.69%) Mentoring
6 88 (13.69%) Microservices
7 83 (12.91%) Presales
8 82 (12.75%) Software Engineering
9 78 (12.13%) Continuous Integration
10 77 (11.98%) Configuration Management
11 72 (11.20%) Continuous Delivery
12 71 (11.04%) Open Source
13 68 (10.58%) TOGAF
14 61 (9.49%) Data Science
15 53 (8.24%) High Availability
16 47 (7.31%) Test Automation
17 42 (6.53%) Problem-Solving
18 41 (6.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 209 (32.50%) Python
2 120 (18.66%) Java
3 76 (11.82%) PowerShell
4 70 (10.89%) Bash Shell
5 67 (10.42%) SQL
6 54 (8.40%) Go
7 50 (7.78%) Ruby
8 46 (7.15%) JavaScript
9 38 (5.91%) C++
10 32 (4.98%) C#
11 31 (4.82%) Perl
12 13 (2.02%) C
13 12 (1.87%) Scala
14 11 (1.71%) R
14 11 (1.71%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.56%) T-SQL
16 9 (1.40%) PL/SQL
17 8 (1.24%) PHP
18 2 (0.31%) Apple Swift
19 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 140 (21.77%) Degree
2 39 (6.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (5.75%) AWS Certification
4 36 (5.60%) MBA
5 35 (5.44%) Security Cleared
6 22 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (3.27%) SC Cleared
8 17 (2.64%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
9 15 (2.33%) DV Cleared
9 15 (2.33%) Master's Degree
9 15 (2.33%) MCSA
10 10 (1.56%) CISSP
10 10 (1.56%) MCSE
10 10 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (1.40%) CEH
12 8 (1.24%) Numerate Degree
12 8 (1.24%) PhD
13 6 (0.93%) CCNP
13 6 (0.93%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 15 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (2.33%) QA
1 15 (2.33%) SLA
2 10 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 2 (0.31%) GDPR
4 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.16%) COBIT
5 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.16%) PMO
5 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 124 (19.28%) Docker
2 104 (16.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (13.06%) Active Directory
4 41 (6.38%) Hyper-V
5 19 (2.95%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (2.80%) Virtual Desktop
7 13 (2.02%) VMware NSX
7 13 (2.02%) vSphere
8 10 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
9 9 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (1.09%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.78%) Firmware
12 4 (0.62%) XenApp
13 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.47%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.47%) vCloud
14 2 (0.31%) KVM
14 2 (0.31%) NFS
15 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 151 (23.48%) Ansible
2 134 (20.84%) Puppet
3 121 (18.82%) Opscode Chef
4 96 (14.93%) Kubernetes
5 73 (11.35%) Terraform
6 40 (6.22%) Salt
7 25 (3.89%) Packer
8 24 (3.73%) Prometheus
9 23 (3.58%) Nagios
10 15 (2.33%) Consul
11 13 (2.02%) Docker Swarm
11 13 (2.02%) Icinga
11 13 (2.02%) vCenter Server
12 10 (1.56%) Mesos
12 10 (1.56%) Sysdig
13 9 (1.40%) SCCM
13 9 (1.40%) SCOM
13 9 (1.40%) Single Sign-On
14 7 (1.09%) Tivoli
15 4 (0.62%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 199 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 178 (27.68%) Google
3 125 (19.44%) VMware
4 58 (9.02%) Oracle
5 49 (7.62%) Citrix
6 41 (6.38%) IBM
7 39 (6.07%) Salesforce.com
8 32 (4.98%) Cisco
9 26 (4.04%) SAP
10 23 (3.58%) Red Hat
11 21 (3.27%) Atlassian
12 19 (2.95%) Splunk
12 19 (2.95%) WorldPay
13 18 (2.80%) HP
14 15 (2.33%) AppDynamics
15 14 (2.18%) Palo Alto
16 13 (2.02%) EMC
16 13 (2.02%) NetApp
17 10 (1.56%) Dell
18 8 (1.24%) Cognizant