Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 255 357 419
Rank change year-on-year +102 +62 +131
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 746 595 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.38% 0.88% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.30% 2.06% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 491 414 375
London median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +10.66%
10th Percentile £47,500 £48,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £105,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 22,636 28,886 33,832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.73% 42.79% 45.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17,613 22,249 23,640
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +1.69%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +90 148 £73,500 +5.00% 33
South London +23 47 £60,000 -9.43% 4
West London +27 17 £57,500 +9.52% 18
East London +36 12 £60,000 -38.46% 7
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 560 (75.07%) AWS
2 388 (52.01%) Azure
3 355 (47.59%) DevOps
4 280 (37.53%) Agile Software Development
5 259 (34.72%) Linux
6 258 (34.58%) Python
7 251 (33.65%) Ansible
8 238 (31.90%) Docker
9 218 (29.22%) Finance
10 209 (28.02%) GCP
11 201 (26.94%) Kubernetes
12 174 (23.32%) Java
13 170 (22.79%) Windows
14 169 (22.65%) Puppet
15 167 (22.39%) Opscode Chef
16 166 (22.25%) Infrastructure as Code
17 160 (21.45%) Terraform
18 150 (20.11%) Microsoft
19 140 (18.77%) Jenkins
20 133 (17.83%) Ruby
21 117 (15.68%) IaaS
22 114 (15.28%) Presales
23 111 (14.88%) Go
24 109 (14.61%) Bash Shell
25 108 (14.48%) Banking
26 103 (13.81%) Web Services
27 97 (13.00%) SQL
28 96 (12.87%) AWS CloudFormation
29 95 (12.73%) Microservices
30 94 (12.60%) Software Engineering

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 28 (3.75%) Apache
2 26 (3.49%) Apache Spark
3 25 (3.35%) Confluence
4 24 (3.22%) OpenStack
5 22 (2.95%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
7 11 (1.47%) Apache Solr
8 10 (1.34%) IIS
8 10 (1.34%) Tomcat
9 8 (1.07%) CMS
10 6 (0.80%) WordPress
11 5 (0.67%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.54%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.40%) JBoss
13 3 (0.40%) SAS
14 2 (0.27%) nginx
14 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (5.23%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (1.07%) FINCAD Analytics
3 2 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 560 (75.07%) AWS
2 388 (52.01%) Azure
3 209 (28.02%) GCP
4 117 (15.68%) IaaS
5 96 (12.87%) AWS CloudFormation
6 94 (12.60%) SaaS
7 81 (10.86%) OpenShift
8 63 (8.45%) PaaS
9 52 (6.97%) Office 365
10 49 (6.57%) Serverless
11 38 (5.09%) Amazon EC2
12 32 (4.29%) Amazon S3
13 28 (3.75%) Power Platform
14 24 (3.22%) Amazon ECS
15 23 (3.08%) Amazon EKS
16 21 (2.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 21 (2.82%) IBM Cloud
17 20 (2.68%) AWS Lambda
18 17 (2.28%) Azure Stack
19 16 (2.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 55 (7.37%) Firewall
2 31 (4.16%) VPN
3 30 (4.02%) DNS
4 27 (3.62%) Network Security
5 22 (2.95%) TCP/IP
5 22 (2.95%) WAN
6 19 (2.55%) SAN
7 18 (2.41%) HTTP
7 18 (2.41%) Internet
8 16 (2.14%) DHCP
9 14 (1.88%) LAN
10 11 (1.47%) NAS
11 10 (1.34%) NetScaler
12 6 (0.80%) MPLS
12 6 (0.80%) VoIP
13 5 (0.67%) Fibre Channel
13 5 (0.67%) iSCSI
13 5 (0.67%) VSAN
14 4 (0.54%) SSH
14 4 (0.54%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (6.17%) PostgreSQL
1 46 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 45 (6.03%) NoSQL
3 43 (5.76%) MySQL
4 38 (5.09%) Big Data
5 35 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (3.75%) Power BI
7 26 (3.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 24 (3.22%) Amazon RDS
9 23 (3.08%) Hadoop
10 19 (2.55%) BigQuery
11 16 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (2.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 14 (1.88%) Amazon Aurora
14 13 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (1.74%) Blockchain
15 12 (1.61%) Amazon Redshift
16 11 (1.47%) Oracle Database
16 11 (1.47%) Relational Database
16 11 (1.47%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 140 (18.77%) Jenkins
2 72 (9.65%) Git (software)
3 37 (4.96%) GitLab
4 33 (4.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 30 (4.02%) JIRA
6 28 (3.75%) TeamCity
7 24 (3.22%) Selenium
8 23 (3.08%) Bitbucket
9 19 (2.55%) JMeter
10 18 (2.41%) Maven
10 18 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
11 12 (1.61%) CircleCI
11 12 (1.61%) GoCD
12 10 (1.34%) Artifactory
12 10 (1.34%) Vagrant
13 8 (1.07%) SonarQube
14 6 (0.80%) Hudson
14 6 (0.80%) Subversion
15 5 (0.67%) Ant
15 5 (0.67%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 218 (29.22%) Finance
2 108 (14.48%) Banking
3 40 (5.36%) Public Sector
4 35 (4.69%) Retail
4 35 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 29 (3.89%) Law
6 24 (3.22%) Marketing
7 18 (2.41%) Front Office
7 18 (2.41%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.61%) Advertising
9 8 (1.07%) Local Government
10 7 (0.94%) Legal
11 5 (0.67%) Billing
11 5 (0.67%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.54%) Automotive
12 4 (0.54%) Back Office
12 4 (0.54%) Fire and Rescue
12 4 (0.54%) Games
12 4 (0.54%) Police
13 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 148 (19.84%) Architect
2 121 (16.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 106 (14.21%) Cloud Engineer
4 76 (10.19%) Cloud Architect
4 76 (10.19%) Consultant
5 51 (6.84%) AWS Engineer
6 48 (6.43%) Cloud Consultant
7 43 (5.76%) Software Engineer
8 41 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
9 38 (5.09%) Developer
10 36 (4.83%) AWS Architect
11 29 (3.89%) Senior DevOps
11 29 (3.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 26 (3.49%) Senior Software Engineer
13 25 (3.35%) Administrator
13 25 (3.35%) AWS DevOps
13 25 (3.35%) Platform Engineer
14 24 (3.22%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 23 (3.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 23 (3.08%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (13.81%) Web Services
2 67 (8.98%) Node.js
3 37 (4.96%) .NET
4 25 (3.35%) Middleware
4 25 (3.35%) REST
5 24 (3.22%) JSON
6 20 (2.68%) J2EE
6 20 (2.68%) Kafka
6 20 (2.68%) XML
7 19 (2.55%) Elastic Stack
7 19 (2.55%) Spring
8 18 (2.41%) AngularJS
8 18 (2.41%) LDAP
9 16 (2.14%) RESTful
10 14 (1.88%) HTML
10 14 (1.88%) OAuth
11 13 (1.74%) React
12 11 (1.47%) XSD
12 11 (1.47%) XSLT
13 10 (1.34%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 72 (9.65%) Private Cloud
2 69 (9.25%) Data Centre
3 62 (8.31%) Hybrid Cloud
4 47 (6.30%) Cloud Native
5 39 (5.23%) Algorithms
6 30 (4.02%) Management Information System
7 29 (3.89%) Self-Motivation
8 27 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (3.49%) Enterprise Storage
10 24 (3.22%) Data Structures
10 24 (3.22%) User Experience
11 23 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
11 23 (3.08%) PKI
12 19 (2.55%) Hedge funds
13 16 (2.14%) Blog
14 13 (1.74%) Derivative
14 13 (1.74%) Enterprise Cloud
14 13 (1.74%) Equities
14 13 (1.74%) Equity Derivative
14 13 (1.74%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 259 (34.72%) Linux
2 170 (22.79%) Windows
3 68 (9.12%) Unix
4 48 (6.43%) Windows Server
5 19 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (2.41%) CentOS
6 18 (2.41%) Ubuntu
7 13 (1.74%) Solaris
8 10 (1.34%) Windows 10
8 10 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.07%) Mac OS
9 8 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.54%) Data ONTAP
10 4 (0.54%) Kali Linux
11 3 (0.40%) Android
11 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.13%) Debian
13 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (47.59%) DevOps
2 280 (37.53%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (22.25%) Infrastructure as Code
4 114 (15.28%) Presales
5 95 (12.73%) Microservices
6 94 (12.60%) Software Engineering
7 90 (12.06%) Problem-Solving
8 87 (11.66%) Configuration Management
9 86 (11.53%) Continuous Integration
9 86 (11.53%) Open Source
10 84 (11.26%) TDD
11 82 (10.99%) Migration
12 79 (10.59%) Mentoring
13 78 (10.46%) Continuous Delivery
14 69 (9.25%) Analytics
15 65 (8.71%) ITIL
16 59 (7.91%) E-Commerce
17 58 (7.77%) Artificial Intelligence
17 58 (7.77%) Scrum
17 58 (7.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 258 (34.58%) Python
2 174 (23.32%) Java
3 133 (17.83%) Ruby
4 111 (14.88%) Go
5 109 (14.61%) Bash Shell
6 97 (13.00%) SQL
7 70 (9.38%) JavaScript
8 65 (8.71%) PowerShell
9 36 (4.83%) C#
10 28 (3.75%) C++
10 28 (3.75%) PHP
11 24 (3.22%) Perl
12 22 (2.95%) C
12 22 (2.95%) Shell Script
13 16 (2.14%) Groovy
14 15 (2.01%) Korn
14 15 (2.01%) Scala
15 11 (1.47%) Bourne shell
15 11 (1.47%) C-shell
16 7 (0.94%) R
Qualifications
1 78 (10.46%) Degree
2 33 (4.42%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.62%) AWS Certification
4 24 (3.22%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (1.47%) PhD
7 11 (1.47%) SC Cleared
8 10 (1.34%) MCSA
8 10 (1.34%) MCSE
9 8 (1.07%) CCNA
9 8 (1.07%) RHCE
10 6 (0.80%) CCNP
10 6 (0.80%) CREST Certified
10 6 (0.80%) GIAC
10 6 (0.80%) GPEN
10 6 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.67%) MCTS
12 4 (0.54%) RHCSA
13 3 (0.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.56%) SLA
2 19 (2.55%) QA
3 15 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.61%) GDPR
4 12 (1.61%) NIST
5 7 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 5 (0.67%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.67%) PMO
7 4 (0.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.40%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.27%) ISO 22301
9 2 (0.27%) NCSC
10 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.13%) NIST 800
System Software
1 238 (31.90%) Docker
2 73 (9.79%) Active Directory
3 50 (6.70%) Hyper-V
4 40 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
6 20 (2.68%) vSphere
7 14 (1.88%) XenApp
8 11 (1.47%) vCloud
8 11 (1.47%) VMware NSX
8 11 (1.47%) XenDesktop
9 9 (1.21%) KVM
10 6 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 6 (0.80%) NFS
10 6 (0.80%) Varnish
10 6 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (0.67%) Ceph
11 5 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.54%) Gluster
12 4 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 251 (33.65%) Ansible
2 201 (26.94%) Kubernetes
3 169 (22.65%) Puppet
4 167 (22.39%) Opscode Chef
5 160 (21.45%) Terraform
6 43 (5.76%) Salt
7 38 (5.09%) Packer
8 30 (4.02%) Consul
8 30 (4.02%) Nagios
9 27 (3.62%) Docker Swarm
10 21 (2.82%) ZABBIX
11 17 (2.28%) Prometheus
12 16 (2.14%) Graphite
13 14 (1.88%) Grafana
13 14 (1.88%) HP SiteScope
14 11 (1.47%) Rancher
15 10 (1.34%) Mesos
16 9 (1.21%) FortiGate
16 9 (1.21%) Hadoop YARN
17 8 (1.07%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 150 (20.11%) Microsoft
2 92 (12.33%) Google
3 84 (11.26%) VMware
4 59 (7.91%) WorldPay
5 41 (5.50%) Oracle
6 38 (5.09%) Spotify
7 29 (3.89%) Cisco
8 28 (3.75%) IBM
9 26 (3.49%) Splunk
10 22 (2.95%) Atlassian
10 22 (2.95%) Citrix
10 22 (2.95%) Red Hat
11 17 (2.28%) Veeam
12 16 (2.14%) Tableau
13 14 (1.88%) Perforce
13 14 (1.88%) SaltStack
14 8 (1.07%) New Relic
14 8 (1.07%) SAP
15 7 (0.94%) Apple
15 7 (0.94%) F5