Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > London
6 months to
18 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 252 192 276
Rank change year-on-year -60 +84 +63
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 558 605 728
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.43% 1.77% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.46% 4.65% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 400 437 530
10th Percentile £51,250 £47,250 £47,500
25th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £78,000 £85,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.24% +13.33% -
75th Percentile £97,500 £100,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £133,500 £102,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -10.34% +3.57% +3.70%

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 16,124 13,014 21,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.24% 37.98% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10,106 10,385 16,752
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,675 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.84%
75th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £112,500 £115,000 £101,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.77% +2.73% +4.76%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -6 95 £80,000 -5.88% 48
East London +17 15 £75,000 +15.38% 18
West London -3 5 £60,000 -7.69% 4
South London -24 3 £65,000 -23.53%
North London - 2 £110,000 - 2
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 364 (65.23%) Azure
2 348 (62.37%) AWS
3 251 (44.98%) DevOps
4 224 (40.14%) GCP
5 187 (33.51%) Agile Software Development
6 180 (32.26%) Microsoft
7 170 (30.47%) Kubernetes
8 144 (25.81%) Finance
9 139 (24.91%) PaaS
10 133 (23.84%) Docker
11 130 (23.30%) Python
12 127 (22.76%) Social Skills
13 108 (19.35%) IaaS
14 105 (18.82%) SaaS
15 101 (18.10%) Microservices
16 93 (16.67%) Terraform
17 91 (16.31%) Linux
18 89 (15.95%) Java
19 85 (15.23%) Google
20 83 (14.87%) Degree
21 79 (14.16%) PowerShell
21 79 (14.16%) Windows
22 78 (13.98%) SQL
22 78 (13.98%) Cloud Native
23 74 (13.26%) Data Centre
23 74 (13.26%) Migration
24 73 (13.08%) Active Directory
25 72 (12.90%) VMware
26 70 (12.54%) Ansible
26 70 (12.54%) Jenkins

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 20 (3.58%) Apache
2 19 (3.41%) Apache Spark
3 15 (2.69%) IIS
4 13 (2.33%) Apache Airflow
5 10 (1.79%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.43%) Drupal
6 8 (1.43%) WordPress
7 7 (1.25%) Confluence
7 7 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (0.90%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.90%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.36%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.36%) Ethereum
10 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Fuse
11 1 (0.18%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.36%) Figma
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.43%) Magento
2 7 (1.25%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.36%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.18%) Cloudability
4 1 (0.18%) Infor LN
4 1 (0.18%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 364 (65.23%) Azure
2 348 (62.37%) AWS
3 224 (40.14%) GCP
4 139 (24.91%) PaaS
5 108 (19.35%) IaaS
6 105 (18.82%) SaaS
7 59 (10.57%) Serverless
8 46 (8.24%) Microsoft 365
9 32 (5.73%) Amazon EKS
10 27 (4.84%) GitHub
11 26 (4.66%) Azure Active Directory
12 25 (4.48%) AWS CloudFormation
13 24 (4.30%) OpenShift
14 21 (3.76%) Cloud Computing
15 14 (2.51%) Azure ExpressRoute
16 13 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 12 (2.15%) Power Platform
18 11 (1.97%) Azure Cosmos DB
19 10 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
20 9 (1.61%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 55 (9.86%) Firewall
2 31 (5.56%) Network Security
2 31 (5.56%) WAN
3 30 (5.38%) HTTP
4 19 (3.41%) LAN
4 19 (3.41%) SD-WAN
5 18 (3.23%) SSL
5 18 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 15 (2.69%) VPN
7 14 (2.51%) DNS
8 10 (1.79%) Internet
8 10 (1.79%) Unified Communications
9 9 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (1.61%) Ethernet
10 8 (1.43%) IPsec
10 8 (1.43%) SAN
10 8 (1.43%) Software-Defined Networking
11 7 (1.25%) Cisco Firepower
11 7 (1.25%) Cisco ISE
11 7 (1.25%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (7.17%) Big Data
2 32 (5.73%) NoSQL
3 23 (4.12%) SQL Server
4 17 (3.05%) MySQL
5 16 (2.87%) Azure SQL Database
5 16 (2.87%) Hadoop
6 15 (2.69%) Blockchain
7 13 (2.33%) Presto
8 11 (1.97%) MongoDB
9 10 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.79%) Power BI
10 8 (1.43%) BigQuery
10 8 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (1.25%) Data Lake
12 5 (0.90%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.72%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (0.72%) Apache Hive
13 4 (0.72%) Tableau
14 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 70 (12.54%) Jenkins
2 35 (6.27%) Git (software)
3 27 (4.84%) TeamCity
4 25 (4.48%) GitLab
4 25 (4.48%) Octopus Deploy
5 14 (2.51%) JIRA
6 13 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (1.43%) Bitbucket
9 7 (1.25%) Vagrant
9 7 (1.25%) webpack
10 5 (0.90%) CMake
10 5 (0.90%) JMeter
10 5 (0.90%) Robot Framework
11 4 (0.72%) CircleCI
12 3 (0.54%) Maven
12 3 (0.54%) Selenium
12 3 (0.54%) SonarQube
12 3 (0.54%) Visual Studio Code
13 2 (0.36%) GCC
General
1 144 (25.81%) Finance
2 127 (22.76%) Social Skills
3 57 (10.22%) Banking
4 34 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (4.30%) Presentation Skills
6 22 (3.94%) Retail
7 19 (3.41%) Marketing
8 16 (2.87%) Public Sector
8 16 (2.87%) Telecoms
9 14 (2.51%) Documentation Skills
10 12 (2.15%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.97%) Organisational Skills
12 9 (1.61%) Influencing Skills
13 6 (1.08%) Billing
13 6 (1.08%) Law
13 6 (1.08%) Public Speaking
13 6 (1.08%) Wholesale Banking
14 5 (0.90%) Games
14 5 (0.90%) Legal
15 4 (0.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 169 (30.29%) Architect
2 95 (17.03%) Cloud Architect
3 68 (12.19%) DevOps Engineer
4 60 (10.75%) Consultant
5 45 (8.06%) Azure Architect
6 38 (6.81%) Solutions Architect
7 37 (6.63%) Developer
8 27 (4.84%) Cloud Consultant
9 26 (4.66%) Cloud Engineer
10 22 (3.94%) Software Engineer
11 21 (3.76%) Lead Architect
12 20 (3.58%) AWS Engineer
13 19 (3.41%) AWS Architect
13 19 (3.41%) Azure Engineer
14 18 (3.23%) AWS DevOps
15 17 (3.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 17 (3.05%) Lead DevOps
15 17 (3.05%) Security Architect
16 16 (2.87%) Senior Developer
17 15 (2.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (9.14%) Node.js
2 42 (7.53%) Web Services
3 40 (7.17%) JSON
4 32 (5.73%) RESTful
5 31 (5.56%) React
5 31 (5.56%) Spring
6 30 (5.38%) Kafka
7 29 (5.20%) Spring Boot
8 25 (4.48%) .NET
9 24 (4.30%) AngularJS
10 19 (3.41%) XML
11 18 (3.23%) Apache NiFi
12 16 (2.87%) CSS
13 14 (2.51%) REST
14 12 (2.15%) .NET Core
15 11 (1.97%) CGI
15 11 (1.97%) HTML
15 11 (1.97%) HTML5
16 8 (1.43%) Middleware
17 7 (1.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 78 (13.98%) Cloud Native
2 74 (13.26%) Data Centre
3 48 (8.60%) Hybrid Cloud
4 30 (5.38%) Management Information System
4 30 (5.38%) User Experience
5 20 (3.58%) Enterprise Cloud
5 20 (3.58%) Private Cloud
6 17 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
7 12 (2.15%) PKI
8 11 (1.97%) Algorithms
8 11 (1.97%) Virtual Team
9 10 (1.79%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.79%) Hedge funds
10 8 (1.43%) Blog
10 8 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 8 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (1.43%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.25%) Reinsurance
12 6 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
13 5 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 91 (16.31%) Linux
2 79 (14.16%) Windows
3 43 (7.71%) Windows Server
4 28 (5.02%) Unix
5 9 (1.61%) Ubuntu
6 8 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.72%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (0.36%) Android
9 2 (0.36%) CentOS
9 2 (0.36%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (44.98%) DevOps
2 187 (33.51%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (18.10%) Microservices
4 74 (13.26%) Migration
5 69 (12.37%) Computer Science
6 60 (10.75%) Presales
7 57 (10.22%) Infrastructure as Code
8 55 (9.86%) Cybersecurity
8 55 (9.86%) Software Engineering
9 52 (9.32%) Information Security
9 52 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 50 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
11 46 (8.24%) Mentoring
12 42 (7.53%) Thought Leadership
13 39 (6.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 38 (6.81%) Continuous Improvement
14 38 (6.81%) Technical Leadership
15 37 (6.63%) Analytics
16 36 (6.45%) Site Reliability Engineering
17 34 (6.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 130 (23.30%) Python
2 89 (15.95%) Java
3 79 (14.16%) PowerShell
4 78 (13.98%) SQL
5 47 (8.42%) JavaScript
6 46 (8.24%) C#
7 38 (6.81%) Go
8 37 (6.63%) Bash Shell
9 26 (4.66%) C++
10 21 (3.76%) TypeScript
11 20 (3.58%) Perl
12 16 (2.87%) PHP
13 15 (2.69%) C
13 15 (2.69%) Ruby
14 7 (1.25%) Scala
14 7 (1.25%) VB
14 7 (1.25%) VB.NET
15 6 (1.08%) Java 8
16 4 (0.72%) ES6
16 4 (0.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 83 (14.87%) Degree
2 54 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 48 (8.60%) SC Cleared
4 39 (6.99%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (3.76%) OCP
5 21 (3.76%) Oracle Certification
6 17 (3.05%) Master's Degree
7 15 (2.69%) AWS Certification
8 14 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (2.51%) CISSP
9 11 (1.97%) CISM
10 6 (1.08%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.90%) CISA
11 5 (0.90%) CRISC
11 5 (0.90%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.72%) GXPN
12 4 (0.72%) OSCE
12 4 (0.72%) OSWP
12 4 (0.72%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.48%) NIST
2 24 (4.30%) GDPR
3 23 (4.12%) PCI DSS
4 19 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (3.23%) SLA
6 12 (2.15%) QA
7 7 (1.25%) GRC
8 5 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.72%) Basel III
10 3 (0.54%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.54%) SOC 2
11 2 (0.36%) Government Security Classifications
11 2 (0.36%) NCSC
11 2 (0.36%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.18%) Accessibility
12 1 (0.18%) COBIT
12 1 (0.18%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 133 (23.84%) Docker
2 73 (13.08%) Active Directory
3 54 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (4.66%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.43%) XenApp
6 6 (1.08%) VMware NSX
7 5 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.72%) vCloud
8 4 (0.72%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.54%) KVM
9 3 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.54%) vSphere
10 2 (0.36%) Ceph
10 2 (0.36%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 170 (30.47%) Kubernetes
2 93 (16.67%) Terraform
3 70 (12.54%) Ansible
4 51 (9.14%) Puppet
5 47 (8.42%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (5.02%) SCCM
7 15 (2.69%) SCOM
8 9 (1.61%) Prometheus
9 8 (1.43%) CFEngine
9 8 (1.43%) FortiGate
10 6 (1.08%) Single Sign-On
11 5 (0.90%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (0.90%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.90%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.72%) Grafana
12 4 (0.72%) Opsgenie
12 4 (0.72%) Rancher
12 4 (0.72%) Salt
13 3 (0.54%) Active Directory Federation Services
Vendors
1 180 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 85 (15.23%) Google
3 72 (12.90%) VMware
4 32 (5.73%) Citrix
5 30 (5.38%) Cisco
6 27 (4.84%) Oracle
7 18 (3.23%) IBM
8 17 (3.05%) Red Hat
8 17 (3.05%) SAP
9 16 (2.87%) NetApp
10 13 (2.33%) Splunk
11 11 (1.97%) Fortinet
12 10 (1.79%) Palo Alto
13 9 (1.61%) Confluent
14 8 (1.43%) Adobe
15 7 (1.25%) Alibaba
15 7 (1.25%) Atlassian
15 7 (1.25%) CA
15 7 (1.25%) Cadence
15 7 (1.25%) Symantec