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

Public Cloud
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 331 484 707
Rank change year-on-year +153 +223 -16
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 664 372 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.96% 0.54% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.98% 1.15% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 439 274 166
London median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.82% +19.57%
10th Percentile £47,500 £29,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £91,250 £100,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +9.09%

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 33,466 32,213 39,736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.29% 47.13% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26,249 26,186 33,483
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +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 24 May 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 May 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 -44 55 £70,000 +40.00% 35
West London +13 15 £70,000 +55.56% 7
South London -8 6 £51,000 -41.71% 3
East London - 3 £67,500 - 9
North London - 1 £42,283 - 1
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 462 (69.58%) Amazon AWS
2 331 (49.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 292 (43.98%) DevOps
4 237 (35.69%) Linux
5 206 (31.02%) Python
6 202 (30.42%) Ansible
7 189 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
8 177 (26.66%) Puppet
9 169 (25.45%) Windows
10 168 (25.30%) Microsoft
11 158 (23.80%) Docker
12 147 (22.14%) Jenkins
12 147 (22.14%) Java
13 144 (21.69%) Configuration Management
13 144 (21.69%) VMware
14 137 (20.63%) Private Cloud
15 135 (20.33%) Continuous Integration
16 133 (20.03%) Finance
17 119 (17.92%) IaaS
18 114 (17.17%) Opscode Chef
19 113 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
19 113 (17.02%) SaaS
19 113 (17.02%) Ruby
20 110 (16.57%) Data Centre
21 109 (16.42%) Continuous Delivery
22 101 (15.21%) OpenShift
22 101 (15.21%) PaaS
23 99 (14.91%) PowerShell
24 95 (14.31%) Migration
25 94 (14.16%) Web Services

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 64 (9.64%) OpenStack
2 38 (5.72%) Elasticsearch
3 30 (4.52%) Apache
3 30 (4.52%) IIS
4 29 (4.37%) Tomcat
5 17 (2.56%) Confluence
6 11 (1.66%) Apache Spark
7 9 (1.36%) MS Exchange
7 9 (1.36%) SharePoint
8 6 (0.90%) CloudStack
8 6 (0.90%) JBoss
8 6 (0.90%) nginx
9 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.75%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.60%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.60%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.30%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.30%) Jetty
11 2 (0.30%) Mongrel
11 2 (0.30%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 12 (1.81%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.66%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.45%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 462 (69.58%) Amazon AWS
2 331 (49.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 119 (17.92%) IaaS
4 113 (17.02%) SaaS
5 101 (15.21%) OpenShift
5 101 (15.21%) PaaS
6 73 (10.99%) Google Cloud Platform
7 65 (9.79%) GitHub
8 50 (7.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 37 (5.57%) Office 365
10 33 (4.97%) Cloud Computing
11 28 (4.22%) Amazon EC2
12 26 (3.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 24 (3.61%) AWS CloudFormation
14 11 (1.66%) Datadog
14 11 (1.66%) Slack
15 10 (1.51%) Trello
16 8 (1.20%) Serverless
17 6 (0.90%) Azure Data Factory
17 6 (0.90%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 58 (8.73%) Firewall
2 42 (6.33%) TCP/IP
3 38 (5.72%) HTTP
4 34 (5.12%) VPN
5 30 (4.52%) DNS
5 30 (4.52%) WAN
6 21 (3.16%) VSAN
7 19 (2.86%) LAN
7 19 (2.86%) Network Security
7 19 (2.86%) Wireshark
8 18 (2.71%) DHCP
8 18 (2.71%) SAN
9 17 (2.56%) Kerberos
10 15 (2.26%) NAS
11 13 (1.96%) IPsec
12 12 (1.81%) iSCSI
13 11 (1.66%) VoIP
14 10 (1.51%) Fibre Channel
15 9 (1.36%) SMTP
16 8 (1.20%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (12.80%) Apache Cassandra
2 68 (10.24%) NoSQL
3 66 (9.94%) Big Data
4 54 (8.13%) PostgreSQL
5 49 (7.38%) SQL Server
6 44 (6.63%) MySQL
7 43 (6.48%) MongoDB
8 27 (4.07%) Hadoop
9 24 (3.61%) Redis
10 16 (2.41%) Relational Database
11 15 (2.26%) Data Lake
12 13 (1.96%) DB2
13 12 (1.81%) InfluxDB
14 11 (1.66%) Impala
14 11 (1.66%) Sqoop
15 10 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (0.90%) Aerospike
16 6 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
16 6 (0.90%) HDInsight
17 5 (0.75%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 147 (22.14%) Jenkins
2 62 (9.34%) Git (software)
3 61 (9.19%) Sonatype Nexus
4 56 (8.43%) Maven
5 42 (6.33%) JIRA
6 33 (4.97%) TeamCity
7 31 (4.67%) Artifactory
8 29 (4.37%) Subversion
9 28 (4.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 26 (3.92%) Cucumber
11 19 (2.86%) Visual Studio
12 17 (2.56%) Fiddler
13 15 (2.26%) Gradle
14 13 (1.96%) MSBuild
15 12 (1.81%) Gerrit
15 12 (1.81%) GoCD
16 11 (1.66%) MSI
17 10 (1.51%) Octopus Deploy
18 8 (1.20%) gulp
18 8 (1.20%) SonarQube
General
1 133 (20.03%) Finance
2 41 (6.17%) Games
3 40 (6.02%) Banking
4 35 (5.27%) Retail
5 32 (4.82%) Financial Institution
5 32 (4.82%) Investment Banking
6 31 (4.67%) Marketing
7 13 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.05%) Billing
8 7 (1.05%) Law
9 5 (0.75%) Advertising
10 4 (0.60%) Back Office
10 4 (0.60%) Publishing
11 3 (0.45%) Legal
12 2 (0.30%) Front Office
12 2 (0.30%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.15%) Military
13 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 183 (27.56%) Architect
2 98 (14.76%) Cloud Architect
3 72 (10.84%) DevOps Engineer
4 67 (10.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 58 (8.73%) Consultant
6 52 (7.83%) Solutions Architect
7 47 (7.08%) Developer
8 42 (6.33%) Azure Architect
9 40 (6.02%) AWS DevOps
10 38 (5.72%) Cloud Consultant
11 37 (5.57%) AWS Engineer
12 34 (5.12%) AWS Architect
13 33 (4.97%) Java Developer
13 33 (4.97%) Linux Engineer
14 31 (4.67%) Technical Architect
15 28 (4.22%) DevOps Architect
16 25 (3.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 24 (3.61%) Cloud Solutions Architect
18 22 (3.31%) Java Engineer
18 22 (3.31%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (14.16%) Web Services
2 73 (10.99%) Spring
3 65 (9.79%) Node.js
4 62 (9.34%) AngularJS
5 54 (8.13%) Akka
6 49 (7.38%) REST
7 45 (6.78%) RESTful
8 44 (6.63%) Kafka
9 40 (6.02%) .NET
10 36 (5.42%) LDAP
11 32 (4.82%) RabbitMQ
12 27 (4.07%) JSON
13 25 (3.77%) SAML
14 24 (3.61%) Elastic Stack
14 24 (3.61%) HTML
15 22 (3.31%) XML
16 21 (3.16%) .NET Framework
17 20 (3.01%) LAMP
17 20 (3.01%) Servlets
18 17 (2.56%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 137 (20.63%) Private Cloud
2 110 (16.57%) Data Centre
3 63 (9.49%) Fintech
4 55 (8.28%) Hybrid Cloud
5 37 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (5.12%) PKI
7 28 (4.22%) Cyberthreat
8 26 (3.92%) Management Information System
9 24 (3.61%) Computer Science
10 23 (3.46%) Online Games
11 21 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
12 20 (3.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 20 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
14 13 (1.96%) Cloud Native
14 13 (1.96%) Hedge funds
15 12 (1.81%) Virtual Team
16 9 (1.36%) Cyber Defence
17 8 (1.20%) Replication
18 7 (1.05%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 237 (35.69%) Linux
2 169 (25.45%) Windows
3 53 (7.98%) Unix
4 34 (5.12%) CentOS
4 34 (5.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (4.97%) Windows Server
6 25 (3.77%) Android
7 20 (3.01%) Apple iOS
8 17 (2.56%) VMS
9 12 (1.81%) Ubuntu
9 12 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (1.51%) Debian
12 4 (0.60%) CoreOS
12 4 (0.60%) Solaris
12 4 (0.60%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.30%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.30%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.30%) Mesosphere
13 2 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (43.98%) DevOps
2 189 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (21.69%) Configuration Management
4 135 (20.33%) Continuous Integration
5 109 (16.42%) Continuous Delivery
6 95 (14.31%) Migration
7 94 (14.16%) Presales
8 85 (12.80%) Microservices
9 78 (11.75%) Problem-Solving
10 65 (9.79%) E-Commerce
11 56 (8.43%) IT Strategy
11 56 (8.43%) Open Source
12 55 (8.28%) Analytics
13 54 (8.13%) ITIL
14 51 (7.68%) SDLC
15 50 (7.53%) Project Management
16 48 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
17 46 (6.93%) Low Latency
18 44 (6.63%) Risk Management
19 43 (6.48%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 206 (31.02%) Python
2 147 (22.14%) Java
3 113 (17.02%) Ruby
4 99 (14.91%) PowerShell
5 90 (13.55%) SQL
6 79 (11.90%) Bash Shell
7 64 (9.64%) Scala
8 61 (9.19%) JavaScript
9 53 (7.98%) PHP
10 40 (6.02%) Shell Script
11 36 (5.42%) Perl
12 32 (4.82%) Go
13 29 (4.37%) C#
14 27 (4.07%) C++
15 15 (2.26%) C
15 15 (2.26%) Erlang
16 12 (1.81%) Java 8
17 3 (0.45%) Kotlin
17 3 (0.45%) VBScript
18 1 (0.15%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 45 (6.78%) Degree
2 23 (3.46%) AWS Certification
2 23 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (2.26%) CCNP
4 14 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (1.66%) CCNA
5 11 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.36%) CCDP
7 9 (1.36%) CCIE
7 9 (1.36%) CCIE Security
7 9 (1.36%) CISSP
7 9 (1.36%) JNCIE
7 9 (1.36%) MCSE
8 7 (1.05%) Security Cleared
9 5 (0.75%) CISM
9 5 (0.75%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (0.60%) CISA
10 4 (0.60%) MBA
10 4 (0.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (7.68%) PCI DSS
2 39 (5.87%) GCP
3 38 (5.72%) QA
4 19 (2.86%) GDPR
5 18 (2.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (2.41%) SLA
7 13 (1.96%) COBIT
8 4 (0.60%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.30%) BS7799
9 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.15%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 158 (23.80%) Docker
2 113 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (8.58%) Active Directory
4 36 (5.42%) VMware NSX
5 28 (4.22%) vSphere
6 26 (3.92%) Hyper-V
7 15 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (1.96%) KVM
9 11 (1.66%) Apache Flume
9 11 (1.66%) Terminal Services
10 9 (1.36%) iptables
10 9 (1.36%) QEMU
11 8 (1.20%) XenApp
12 6 (0.90%) LXC
12 6 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.75%) vCloud
14 3 (0.45%) NFS
14 3 (0.45%) Xen
14 3 (0.45%) XenServer
15 2 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 202 (30.42%) Ansible
2 177 (26.66%) Puppet
3 114 (17.17%) Opscode Chef
4 79 (11.90%) Kubernetes
5 63 (9.49%) Terraform
6 37 (5.57%) Nagios
7 36 (5.42%) Salt
8 21 (3.16%) Grafana
9 19 (2.86%) CloudForms
10 18 (2.71%) vRealize
11 17 (2.56%) logstash
12 14 (2.11%) ZABBIX
13 12 (1.81%) Consul
14 11 (1.66%) Kibana
14 11 (1.66%) Oozie
14 11 (1.66%) Packer
15 9 (1.36%) HAProxy
15 9 (1.36%) SCCM
15 9 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
16 8 (1.20%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 168 (25.30%) Microsoft
2 144 (21.69%) VMware
3 89 (13.40%) Google
4 75 (11.30%) Red Hat
5 63 (9.49%) Oracle
6 58 (8.73%) WorldPay
7 43 (6.48%) Splunk
8 42 (6.33%) Cisco
9 32 (4.82%) NetApp
10 24 (3.61%) New Relic
11 22 (3.31%) Citrix
12 20 (3.01%) AppDynamics
13 17 (2.56%) ForgeRock
14 16 (2.41%) Qualys
15 14 (2.11%) Juniper
16 13 (1.96%) Cloudera
16 13 (1.96%) Dell
16 13 (1.96%) HP
17 11 (1.66%) EMC
17 11 (1.66%) SaltStack