Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > London
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 343 436 574
Rank change year-on-year +93 +138 +171
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 627 497 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.92% 0.66% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% 1.32% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 428 358 260
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £48,500 £45,875 £35,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -0.76% +9.17% -

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 33,243 37,686 37,304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.60% 50.31% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25,813 26,911 31,785
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 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £89,625
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +6 74 £70,000 +40.00% 39
South London +14 16 £51,000 -24.44% 3
West London +10 9 £53,250 +18.33% 5
East London - 5 £97,500 - 10
North London +12 4 £60,000 +20.00%
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 471 (75.12%) Amazon AWS
2 382 (60.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 264 (42.11%) DevOps
4 211 (33.65%) Ansible
5 209 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 203 (32.38%) Python
7 184 (29.35%) Java
8 174 (27.75%) Linux
9 171 (27.27%) Docker
10 170 (27.11%) Puppet
11 155 (24.72%) Opscode Chef
12 146 (23.29%) Google Cloud Platform
13 141 (22.49%) Finance
14 140 (22.33%) Configuration Management
15 139 (22.17%) Microsoft
15 139 (22.17%) PaaS
16 133 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
17 132 (21.05%) VMware
17 132 (21.05%) Jenkins
18 130 (20.73%) Windows
19 123 (19.62%) Google
20 117 (18.66%) SQL
21 115 (18.34%) Kubernetes
22 114 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
23 111 (17.70%) IaaS
24 103 (16.43%) SaaS
25 102 (16.27%) Problem-Solving
26 98 (15.63%) Web Services
26 98 (15.63%) Migration
27 97 (15.47%) Degree

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 59 (9.41%) OpenStack
2 34 (5.42%) Tomcat
3 33 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
4 29 (4.63%) Apache
5 28 (4.47%) IIS
6 19 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
7 17 (2.71%) Apache Spark
8 16 (2.55%) Confluence
8 16 (2.55%) WebSphere
9 15 (2.39%) WebLogic
10 14 (2.23%) SharePoint
11 13 (2.07%) nginx
12 11 (1.75%) MS Exchange
13 8 (1.28%) Skype for Business
14 6 (0.96%) JBoss
15 4 (0.64%) lighttpd
16 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
16 3 (0.48%) NServiceBus
17 2 (0.32%) Apache Solr
17 2 (0.32%) CloudStack
Applications
1 2 (0.32%) Maya
1 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (2.39%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.96%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.16%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.16%) Magento
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 471 (75.12%) Amazon AWS
2 382 (60.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 146 (23.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 139 (22.17%) PaaS
5 111 (17.70%) IaaS
6 103 (16.43%) SaaS
7 66 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
7 66 (10.53%) OpenShift
8 44 (7.02%) GitHub
9 43 (6.86%) Office 365
10 41 (6.54%) Serverless
11 40 (6.38%) AWS CloudFormation
12 35 (5.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 34 (5.42%) Amazon EC2
14 23 (3.67%) Amazon S3
15 18 (2.87%) Amazon ELB
15 18 (2.87%) IBM Cloud
16 13 (2.07%) AWS Lambda
16 13 (2.07%) Azure Active Directory
17 10 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.22%) Firewall
2 38 (6.06%) DNS
3 28 (4.47%) DHCP
4 27 (4.31%) VPN
5 23 (3.67%) HTTP
5 23 (3.67%) TCP/IP
6 22 (3.51%) SAN
7 17 (2.71%) Internet
7 17 (2.71%) WAN
8 14 (2.23%) NAS
9 11 (1.75%) Kerberos
9 11 (1.75%) VLAN
9 11 (1.75%) Wireshark
10 9 (1.44%) BGP
11 8 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (1.28%) iSCSI
11 8 (1.28%) Skype
11 8 (1.28%) SSL
12 7 (1.12%) Network Security
12 7 (1.12%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (12.12%) Big Data
2 43 (6.86%) PostgreSQL
3 40 (6.38%) NoSQL
4 39 (6.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 36 (5.74%) SQL Server
6 33 (5.26%) MongoDB
7 27 (4.31%) MySQL
8 24 (3.83%) Amazon RDS
9 21 (3.35%) Hadoop
10 18 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (2.87%) Relational Database
11 15 (2.39%) DB2
12 12 (1.91%) InfluxDB
13 11 (1.75%) Redis
14 9 (1.44%) Data Lake
14 9 (1.44%) MariaDB
15 8 (1.28%) Amazon Aurora
15 8 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 8 (1.28%) Apache Hive
16 7 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 132 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 59 (9.41%) Maven
3 53 (8.45%) Git (software)
4 47 (7.50%) JIRA
5 42 (6.70%) Sonatype Nexus
6 38 (6.06%) TeamCity
7 30 (4.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 29 (4.63%) Subversion
9 24 (3.83%) SonarQube
10 17 (2.71%) Artifactory
10 17 (2.71%) Cucumber
11 16 (2.55%) Octopus Deploy
12 14 (2.23%) Gerrit
12 14 (2.23%) Gradle
12 14 (2.23%) Vagrant
13 13 (2.07%) SoapUI
14 11 (1.75%) Fiddler
14 11 (1.75%) FitNesse
15 10 (1.59%) git-flow
16 9 (1.44%) Selenium
General
1 141 (22.49%) Finance
2 52 (8.29%) Banking
3 38 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 37 (5.90%) Investment Banking
5 33 (5.26%) Marketing
6 19 (3.03%) Retail
7 17 (2.71%) Games
7 17 (2.71%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.44%) Law
9 8 (1.28%) Automotive
10 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.32%) Advertising
11 2 (0.32%) French Language
11 2 (0.32%) Front Office
11 2 (0.32%) German Language
11 2 (0.32%) Legal
11 2 (0.32%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.16%) Local Government
12 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 185 (29.51%) Architect
2 108 (17.22%) Cloud Architect
3 86 (13.72%) DevOps Engineer
4 67 (10.69%) Azure Architect
5 62 (9.89%) Cloud Engineer
6 59 (9.41%) Solutions Architect
7 49 (7.81%) AWS Architect
8 48 (7.66%) Consultant
9 46 (7.34%) AWS Engineer
10 44 (7.02%) Developer
11 36 (5.74%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 33 (5.26%) Software Engineer
13 32 (5.10%) Platform Engineer
14 31 (4.94%) Technical Architect
15 29 (4.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 27 (4.31%) Java Engineer
17 24 (3.83%) AWS DevOps
18 23 (3.67%) Cloud Consultant
19 20 (3.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
19 20 (3.19%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (15.63%) Web Services
2 56 (8.93%) Spring
3 49 (7.81%) Node.js
4 47 (7.50%) .NET
5 41 (6.54%) REST
6 39 (6.22%) Kafka
6 39 (6.22%) Spring Boot
7 37 (5.90%) RESTful
8 29 (4.63%) XML
9 23 (3.67%) Akka
10 21 (3.35%) SAML
11 20 (3.19%) RabbitMQ
12 19 (3.03%) HTML
12 19 (3.03%) JSON
12 19 (3.03%) LDAP
13 18 (2.87%) AngularJS
13 18 (2.87%) LAMP
14 17 (2.71%) Spring Cloud
15 16 (2.55%) OAuth
16 15 (2.39%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 75 (11.96%) Data Centre
2 72 (11.48%) Hybrid Cloud
3 60 (9.57%) Computer Science
4 56 (8.93%) Private Cloud
5 35 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (5.58%) Cyberthreat
6 34 (5.42%) Self-Motivation
7 30 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (4.47%) PKI
9 27 (4.31%) Fintech
10 21 (3.35%) Cloud Native
11 17 (2.71%) Blog
11 17 (2.71%) Management Information System
12 16 (2.55%) Enterprise Cloud
13 15 (2.39%) Replication
14 13 (2.07%) User Experience
15 12 (1.91%) Greenfield Project
16 10 (1.59%) Client/Server
17 8 (1.28%) Hedge funds
18 7 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 174 (27.75%) Linux
2 130 (20.73%) Windows
3 57 (9.09%) Unix
4 50 (7.97%) Windows Server
5 35 (5.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (3.19%) CentOS
7 19 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (1.75%) Ubuntu
9 11 (1.75%) VMS
10 7 (1.12%) Android
10 7 (1.12%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.12%) Debian
11 5 (0.80%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.32%) Solaris
14 1 (0.16%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.16%) SUSE
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (42.11%) DevOps
2 209 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (22.33%) Configuration Management
4 133 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
5 114 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 102 (16.27%) Problem-Solving
7 98 (15.63%) Migration
8 87 (13.88%) Microservices
9 84 (13.40%) Presales
10 80 (12.76%) Open Source
11 70 (11.16%) ITIL
12 63 (10.05%) High Availability
13 55 (8.77%) Software Engineering
14 51 (8.13%) Scrum
15 46 (7.34%) SDLC
16 44 (7.02%) Low Latency
17 42 (6.70%) Mentoring
17 42 (6.70%) Stakeholder Management
18 41 (6.54%) Project Management
18 41 (6.54%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 203 (32.38%) Python
2 184 (29.35%) Java
3 117 (18.66%) SQL
4 93 (14.83%) PowerShell
5 75 (11.96%) Bash Shell
6 63 (10.05%) Ruby
7 60 (9.57%) C#
8 48 (7.66%) Perl
9 45 (7.18%) Scala
10 44 (7.02%) JavaScript
11 43 (6.86%) C++
12 41 (6.54%) Go
13 31 (4.94%) Shell Script
14 20 (3.19%) PHP
15 18 (2.87%) C
15 18 (2.87%) Erlang
16 16 (2.55%) Java 8
17 7 (1.12%) Cypher
17 7 (1.12%) T-SQL
18 6 (0.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 97 (15.47%) Degree
2 38 (6.06%) AWS Certification
3 24 (3.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 22 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (3.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 19 (3.03%) Master's Degree
7 17 (2.71%) MCSA
8 16 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (2.39%) MCSE
10 13 (2.07%) MBA
11 10 (1.59%) Security Cleared
12 9 (1.44%) CCNA
13 7 (1.12%) CCNP
14 6 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
14 6 (0.96%) CCIE
14 6 (0.96%) DV Cleared
14 6 (0.96%) SC Cleared
15 5 (0.80%) CISSP
16 4 (0.64%) VCAP
16 4 (0.64%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.02%) QA
2 22 (3.51%) PCI DSS
3 14 (2.23%) SLA
4 10 (1.59%) GDPR
5 8 (1.28%) COBIT
6 6 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.48%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.32%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.32%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 171 (27.27%) Docker
2 92 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (14.04%) Active Directory
4 31 (4.94%) Hyper-V
5 13 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (2.07%) VMware NSX
6 9 (1.44%) vSphere
7 8 (1.28%) KVM
8 7 (1.12%) iptables
8 7 (1.12%) QEMU
9 6 (0.96%) Terminal Services
9 6 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.80%) vCloud
10 5 (0.80%) XenApp
11 4 (0.64%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.48%) NFS
13 2 (0.32%) Apache Flume
13 2 (0.32%) LXC
13 2 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 211 (33.65%) Ansible
2 170 (27.11%) Puppet
3 155 (24.72%) Opscode Chef
4 115 (18.34%) Kubernetes
5 87 (13.88%) Terraform
6 58 (9.25%) Salt
7 21 (3.35%) Nagios
8 17 (2.71%) CloudForms
9 15 (2.39%) Grafana
10 14 (2.23%) CFEngine
11 13 (2.07%) logstash
11 13 (2.07%) Mesos
12 12 (1.91%) Rancher
13 10 (1.59%) Capistrano
13 10 (1.59%) Consul
13 10 (1.59%) SCCM
13 10 (1.59%) ZABBIX
14 7 (1.12%) Docker Swarm
14 7 (1.12%) ITRS Geneos
14 7 (1.12%) Packer
Vendors
1 139 (22.17%) Microsoft
2 132 (21.05%) VMware
3 123 (19.62%) Google
4 68 (10.85%) Red Hat
5 35 (5.58%) Splunk
6 33 (5.26%) Cisco
7 32 (5.10%) Citrix
8 29 (4.63%) Oracle
9 26 (4.15%) IBM
9 26 (4.15%) SAP
10 25 (3.99%) WorldPay
11 21 (3.35%) New Relic
12 20 (3.19%) AppDynamics
13 19 (3.03%) SaltStack
14 15 (2.39%) Atlassian
14 15 (2.39%) NetApp
15 14 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
16 11 (1.75%) Dell
16 11 (1.75%) ForgeRock
16 11 (1.75%) HP