Period
to 2 December 2021

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 2 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > London
6 months to
2 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 215 192 254
Rank change year-on-year -23 +62 +101
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 884 379 720
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.71% 1.72% 1.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.87% 4.37% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 672 270 489
10th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £47,500
25th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £57,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £80,000 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% -
75th Percentile £102,500 £97,500 £95,000
90th Percentile £117,500 £145,000 £115,000
England median annual salary £77,500 £72,500 £65,250
% change year-on-year +6.90% +11.11% +0.38%

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 22,848 8,671 20,766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 44.20% 39.37% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14,073 7,393 16,378
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £36,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £86,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £115,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +1.85%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Public Cloud as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in London

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Public Cloud in London.

Salary trend for Public Cloud in London

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Cloud in London over the 6 months to 2 December 2021.

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 2 December 2021. 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 -36 100 £80,000 +10.34% 59
West London -65 16 £81,250 +25.00% 6
East London -22 9 £75,000 +3.45% 16
South London -32 6 £100,000 +23.08% 2
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2021, 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.

1 551 (62.33%) AWS
2 542 (61.31%) Azure
3 393 (44.46%) GCP
4 346 (39.14%) DevOps
5 314 (35.52%) Kubernetes
6 284 (32.13%) Agile Software Development
7 244 (27.60%) Python
8 224 (25.34%) PaaS
9 212 (23.98%) Terraform
10 204 (23.08%) SaaS
11 203 (22.96%) Finance
12 193 (21.83%) Docker
13 189 (21.38%) Social Skills
14 180 (20.36%) Microservices
15 168 (19.00%) IaaS
16 165 (18.67%) Microsoft
17 159 (17.99%) Java
18 156 (17.65%) Ansible
19 152 (17.19%) Cloud Native
20 148 (16.74%) Google
21 147 (16.63%) Linux
22 146 (16.52%) SQL
22 146 (16.52%) Migration
23 140 (15.84%) Jenkins
24 138 (15.61%) Infrastructure as Code
25 135 (15.27%) PowerShell
26 129 (14.59%) Degree
27 128 (14.48%) Big Data
28 126 (14.25%) Computer Science
29 119 (13.46%) Puppet

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 47 (5.32%) IIS
2 20 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (1.81%) Apache
4 15 (1.70%) Apache Spark
5 13 (1.47%) Confluence
6 12 (1.36%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.24%) CMS
7 11 (1.24%) OpenStack
8 10 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
9 7 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (0.68%) WordPress
11 4 (0.45%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.45%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.45%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.34%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.23%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.23%) nginx
14 1 (0.11%) Apache Airflow
14 1 (0.11%) Drupal
14 1 (0.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (1.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.68%) InVision
5 4 (0.45%) Figma
6 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.23%) Weka
8 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.57%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.45%) Magento
2 4 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.34%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.11%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 551 (62.33%) AWS
2 542 (61.31%) Azure
3 393 (44.46%) GCP
4 224 (25.34%) PaaS
5 204 (23.08%) SaaS
6 168 (19.00%) IaaS
7 81 (9.16%) Serverless
8 67 (7.58%) OpenShift
9 56 (6.33%) Microsoft 365
10 52 (5.88%) GitHub
11 49 (5.54%) AWS CloudFormation
12 47 (5.32%) Amazon EKS
12 47 (5.32%) Cloud Computing
13 33 (3.73%) Amazon S3
13 33 (3.73%) Azure Active Directory
14 27 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
15 25 (2.83%) Power Platform
16 19 (2.15%) AWS Lambda
17 18 (2.04%) Snowflake
17 18 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 73 (8.26%) Firewall
2 46 (5.20%) DNS
3 37 (4.19%) VPN
4 32 (3.62%) WAN
5 26 (2.94%) SD-WAN
6 24 (2.71%) DHCP
7 22 (2.49%) Network Security
8 21 (2.38%) LAN
8 21 (2.38%) SAN
9 17 (1.92%) TCP/IP
10 14 (1.58%) HTTP
11 13 (1.47%) VoIP
12 12 (1.36%) Broadband
13 11 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (1.13%) BGP
15 9 (1.02%) OSPF
16 8 (0.90%) Cisco ISE
16 8 (0.90%) EIGRP
16 8 (0.90%) Software-Defined Networking
17 7 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (14.48%) Big Data
2 86 (9.73%) SQL Server
3 46 (5.20%) NoSQL
4 41 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
5 40 (4.52%) BigQuery
6 38 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
7 35 (3.96%) MySQL
8 32 (3.62%) Hadoop
9 29 (3.28%) MongoDB
9 29 (3.28%) Tableau
10 25 (2.83%) Amazon Redshift
11 23 (2.60%) Data Lake
11 23 (2.60%) Power BI
11 23 (2.60%) Relational Database
12 19 (2.15%) Blockchain
13 17 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
14 16 (1.81%) Looker
15 11 (1.24%) Oracle Database
16 9 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
16 9 (1.02%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 140 (15.84%) Jenkins
2 67 (7.58%) TeamCity
3 63 (7.13%) Git (software)
4 62 (7.01%) Octopus Deploy
5 61 (6.90%) GitLab
6 25 (2.83%) Bitbucket
7 24 (2.71%) JIRA
8 22 (2.49%) JUnit
9 21 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 16 (1.81%) Sonatype Nexus
11 12 (1.36%) Artifactory
12 10 (1.13%) Maven
12 10 (1.13%) SonarQube
12 10 (1.13%) webpack
13 9 (1.02%) CircleCI
14 8 (0.90%) Vagrant
15 6 (0.68%) Cypress.io
16 5 (0.57%) Cucumber
16 5 (0.57%) RSpec
17 4 (0.45%) Burp Suite
General
1 203 (22.96%) Finance
2 189 (21.38%) Social Skills
3 47 (5.32%) Banking
4 42 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (4.75%) Retail
5 33 (3.73%) Organisational Skills
6 31 (3.51%) Public Sector
7 26 (2.94%) Presentation Skills
8 22 (2.49%) Games
9 20 (2.26%) Documentation Skills
10 19 (2.15%) Automotive
10 19 (2.15%) Telecoms
11 17 (1.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 16 (1.81%) Financial Institution
13 15 (1.70%) Billing
13 15 (1.70%) Marketing
14 14 (1.58%) Legal
15 13 (1.47%) Influencing Skills
15 13 (1.47%) Manufacturing
16 11 (1.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 280 (31.67%) Architect
2 129 (14.59%) Cloud Architect
3 79 (8.94%) Developer
4 75 (8.48%) Cloud Engineer
5 58 (6.56%) Azure Architect
6 55 (6.22%) DevOps Engineer
7 53 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
8 51 (5.77%) Consultant
9 50 (5.66%) Software Engineer
10 45 (5.09%) AWS Engineer
11 34 (3.85%) Azure Engineer
12 33 (3.73%) Platform Engineer
13 32 (3.62%) Data Architect
14 28 (3.17%) Java Developer
15 25 (2.83%) Network Engineer
16 24 (2.71%) Java Engineer
17 23 (2.60%) Senior Software Engineer
18 22 (2.49%) Analyst
19 21 (2.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 19 (2.15%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (9.84%) Spring
2 69 (7.81%) Node.js
3 67 (7.58%) React
4 62 (7.01%) REST
5 61 (6.90%) Spring Boot
6 53 (6.00%) AngularJS
7 40 (4.52%) ARM Templates
7 40 (4.52%) Kafka
8 39 (4.41%) CSS
9 28 (3.17%) JSON
9 28 (3.17%) RESTful
10 27 (3.05%) Web Services
11 23 (2.60%) .NET
12 21 (2.38%) Middleware
13 19 (2.15%) Elastic Stack
14 17 (1.92%) Vue.js
15 16 (1.81%) HTML
15 16 (1.81%) LAMP
16 15 (1.70%) HTML5
17 14 (1.58%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 152 (17.19%) Cloud Native
2 101 (11.43%) Hybrid Cloud
3 73 (8.26%) Data Centre
4 49 (5.54%) Private Cloud
5 37 (4.19%) User Experience
6 31 (3.51%) Enterprise Cloud
7 27 (3.05%) Self-Motivation
8 21 (2.38%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (1.36%) Greenfield Project
10 11 (1.24%) Algorithms
10 11 (1.24%) PKI
11 9 (1.02%) CMDB
11 9 (1.02%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.02%) Social Media
12 8 (0.90%) Data Structures
13 7 (0.79%) Equities
13 7 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
14 6 (0.68%) Legacy Code
14 6 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 147 (16.63%) Linux
2 102 (11.54%) Windows
3 47 (5.32%) Windows Server
4 38 (4.30%) Unix
5 15 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.13%) Mac OS X
7 8 (0.90%) Debian
8 7 (0.79%) VMS
9 4 (0.45%) CentOS
9 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2019
10 3 (0.34%) Mesosphere
10 3 (0.34%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2016
11 2 (0.23%) Android
11 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.11%) Solaris
12 1 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (39.14%) DevOps
2 284 (32.13%) Agile Software Development
3 180 (20.36%) Microservices
4 146 (16.52%) Migration
5 138 (15.61%) Infrastructure as Code
6 126 (14.25%) Computer Science
7 96 (10.86%) Analytics
8 90 (10.18%) Presales
9 87 (9.84%) Software Engineering
10 75 (8.48%) Artificial Intelligence
11 72 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 67 (7.58%) Open Source
13 65 (7.35%) Configuration Management
14 64 (7.24%) Problem-Solving
14 64 (7.24%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 61 (6.90%) Data Science
16 59 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
17 58 (6.56%) Thought Leadership
18 56 (6.33%) Technical Leadership
19 52 (5.88%) Observability
Programming Languages
1 244 (27.60%) Python
2 159 (17.99%) Java
3 146 (16.52%) SQL
4 135 (15.27%) PowerShell
5 74 (8.37%) Go
6 69 (7.81%) Bash Shell
7 59 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 53 (6.00%) C#
9 40 (4.52%) TypeScript
10 37 (4.19%) Ruby
11 31 (3.51%) PHP
12 18 (2.04%) Perl
13 16 (1.81%) Groovy
13 16 (1.81%) Scala
14 14 (1.58%) C++
15 11 (1.24%) R
16 7 (0.79%) T-SQL
17 6 (0.68%) C
17 6 (0.68%) Kotlin
17 6 (0.68%) Rust
Qualifications
1 129 (14.59%) Degree
2 51 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 49 (5.54%) SC Cleared
4 34 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
5 33 (3.73%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 27 (3.05%) OCP
7 23 (2.60%) AWS Certification
8 15 (1.70%) CISSP
9 11 (1.24%) CCNP
9 11 (1.24%) CISM
10 10 (1.13%) CCIE
10 10 (1.13%) Master's Degree
11 8 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.68%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.68%) PMP
13 5 (0.57%) CISA
14 4 (0.45%) SSCP
15 3 (0.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 3 (0.34%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.83%) GDPR
2 21 (2.38%) QA
3 15 (1.70%) SLA
4 13 (1.47%) PCI DSS
5 11 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.57%) NIST
6 5 (0.57%) SOC 2
7 4 (0.45%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.23%) GRC
9 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.11%) NCSC
System Software
1 193 (21.83%) Docker
2 97 (10.97%) Active Directory
3 56 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (3.51%) Hyper-V
5 21 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (1.58%) Virtual Desktop
7 11 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (1.02%) KVM
8 9 (1.02%) vSphere
9 7 (0.79%) Ceph
10 6 (0.68%) VMware NSX
11 4 (0.45%) NFS
11 4 (0.45%) vCloud
12 3 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.11%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.11%) zsh
Systems Management
1 314 (35.52%) Kubernetes
2 212 (23.98%) Terraform
3 156 (17.65%) Ansible
4 119 (13.46%) Puppet
5 115 (13.01%) Opscode Chef
6 58 (6.56%) SCCM
7 32 (3.62%) Prometheus
8 23 (2.60%) Grafana
9 19 (2.15%) Packer
10 17 (1.92%) Istio
11 13 (1.47%) Consul
11 13 (1.47%) Salt
12 11 (1.24%) ZABBIX
13 10 (1.13%) Single Sign-On
13 10 (1.13%) vCenter Server
14 8 (0.90%) CFEngine
15 7 (0.79%) CASB
15 7 (0.79%) FortiGate
16 6 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
16 6 (0.68%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 165 (18.67%) Microsoft
2 148 (16.74%) Google
3 77 (8.71%) VMware
4 66 (7.47%) Oracle
5 44 (4.98%) Cisco
6 30 (3.39%) Red Hat
7 27 (3.05%) SAP
8 25 (2.83%) IBM
9 23 (2.60%) Cadence
10 17 (1.92%) Alibaba
11 15 (1.70%) Fortinet
12 14 (1.58%) Citrix
12 14 (1.58%) Palo Alto
12 14 (1.58%) ServiceNow
13 12 (1.36%) Intel
13 12 (1.36%) SolarWinds
13 12 (1.36%) Splunk
14 11 (1.24%) Arista
14 11 (1.24%) Aruba
14 11 (1.24%) Dell