Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 331 396 549
Rank change year-on-year +65 +153 +223
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 626 567 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.93% 0.75% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.91% 1.49% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 454 410 254
London median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% +12.00% -
10th Percentile £48,500 £46,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £95,000 £88,375
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -

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 32,720 38,096 35,625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.58% 50.38% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 25,851 27,401 30,269
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £90,000
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +31 85 £72,500 +20.83% 31
South London +13 23 £66,250 -1.85% 5
West London +3 10 £67,500 +50.00% 10
East London - 8 £97,500 - 8
North London +12 4 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 500 (79.87%) Amazon AWS
2 428 (68.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 251 (40.10%) DevOps
4 204 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
5 196 (31.31%) Python
6 186 (29.71%) Google Cloud Platform
7 182 (29.07%) Microsoft
8 180 (28.75%) Ansible
9 177 (28.27%) PaaS
10 162 (25.88%) Java
11 157 (25.08%) Linux
12 152 (24.28%) Google
13 151 (24.12%) Docker
14 147 (23.48%) Puppet
15 143 (22.84%) Finance
16 137 (21.88%) SaaS
16 137 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
17 124 (19.81%) Continuous Integration
18 120 (19.17%) Kubernetes
18 120 (19.17%) Windows
19 116 (18.53%) IaaS
20 115 (18.37%) VMware
20 115 (18.37%) Degree
21 114 (18.21%) Continuous Delivery
22 106 (16.93%) Jenkins
22 106 (16.93%) Migration
23 103 (16.45%) Web Services
23 103 (16.45%) Configuration Management
24 99 (15.81%) Active Directory
25 97 (15.50%) SQL

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 36 (5.75%) OpenStack
2 25 (3.99%) Apache
3 23 (3.67%) Tomcat
4 22 (3.51%) Apache Spark
5 19 (3.04%) MS Exchange
5 19 (3.04%) SharePoint
6 18 (2.88%) Confluence
7 17 (2.72%) Cloud Foundry
8 16 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (2.56%) nginx
9 15 (2.40%) IIS
10 13 (2.08%) Skype for Business
10 13 (2.08%) WebLogic
10 13 (2.08%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.80%) lighttpd
12 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.64%) JBoss
13 3 (0.48%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.48%) CMS
13 3 (0.48%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 11 (1.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.32%) Maya
Business Applications
1 13 (2.08%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (1.12%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.32%) Magento
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.16%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 500 (79.87%) Amazon AWS
2 428 (68.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 186 (29.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 177 (28.27%) PaaS
5 137 (21.88%) SaaS
6 116 (18.53%) IaaS
7 69 (11.02%) Serverless
8 56 (8.95%) Cloud Computing
9 52 (8.31%) Office 365
10 46 (7.35%) OpenShift
11 35 (5.59%) AWS CloudFormation
12 34 (5.43%) Amazon EC2
13 29 (4.63%) GitHub
14 25 (3.99%) Azure Active Directory
15 24 (3.83%) Amazon S3
16 23 (3.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 21 (3.35%) Amazon ELB
18 16 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
19 15 (2.40%) IBM Cloud
20 8 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (7.19%) DNS
2 42 (6.71%) Firewall
3 35 (5.59%) VPN
4 30 (4.79%) DHCP
5 24 (3.83%) SAN
6 22 (3.51%) VLAN
7 20 (3.19%) Internet
7 20 (3.19%) TCP/IP
7 20 (3.19%) WAN
8 11 (1.76%) Skype
9 10 (1.60%) BGP
10 9 (1.44%) LAN
10 9 (1.44%) Network Security
11 8 (1.28%) NAS
11 8 (1.28%) SSL
12 7 (1.12%) MPLS
13 5 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (0.80%) Ethernet
13 5 (0.80%) SMTP
13 5 (0.80%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (9.58%) Big Data
2 37 (5.91%) SQL Server
3 33 (5.27%) MySQL
4 30 (4.79%) NoSQL
5 28 (4.47%) Amazon RDS
6 24 (3.83%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (3.67%) Hadoop
8 19 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (2.56%) Relational Database
10 15 (2.40%) MariaDB
11 13 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (1.92%) MongoDB
13 11 (1.76%) Azure SQL Database
14 10 (1.60%) Amazon Aurora
14 10 (1.60%) Apache Hive
14 10 (1.60%) InfluxDB
15 9 (1.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 9 (1.44%) Oracle Database
16 8 (1.28%) SAP HANA
17 7 (1.12%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 106 (16.93%) Jenkins
2 42 (6.71%) JIRA
3 40 (6.39%) Maven
4 38 (6.07%) Git (software)
5 34 (5.43%) Sonatype Nexus
6 29 (4.63%) TeamCity
7 24 (3.83%) SonarQube
8 19 (3.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (2.40%) Cucumber
10 14 (2.24%) Octopus Deploy
10 14 (2.24%) Subversion
11 12 (1.92%) Gerrit
11 12 (1.92%) Vagrant
12 11 (1.76%) FitNesse
13 10 (1.60%) SoapUI
14 9 (1.44%) Artifactory
14 9 (1.44%) git-flow
15 7 (1.12%) Eclipse
15 7 (1.12%) GitLab
15 7 (1.12%) PowerDesigner
General
1 143 (22.84%) Finance
2 56 (8.95%) Banking
3 22 (3.51%) Marketing
4 20 (3.19%) Investment Banking
4 20 (3.19%) Retail
5 18 (2.88%) Financial Institution
6 14 (2.24%) Automotive
7 12 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.60%) Law
9 8 (1.28%) Games
10 3 (0.48%) Social Science
11 2 (0.32%) Billing
11 2 (0.32%) French Language
11 2 (0.32%) German Language
11 2 (0.32%) Legal
11 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.16%) Advertising
12 1 (0.16%) Electronics
12 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 200 (31.95%) Architect
2 123 (19.65%) Cloud Architect
3 96 (15.34%) Azure Architect
4 84 (13.42%) DevOps Engineer
5 78 (12.46%) AWS Architect
5 78 (12.46%) Solutions Architect
6 69 (11.02%) Cloud Engineer
7 56 (8.95%) AWS Engineer
8 52 (8.31%) Software Engineer
9 45 (7.19%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 42 (6.71%) Consultant
11 40 (6.39%) Senior Software Engineer
12 39 (6.23%) Developer
13 31 (4.95%) AWS DevOps
14 30 (4.79%) AWS Solutions Architect
15 28 (4.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 27 (4.31%) Platform Engineer
17 26 (4.15%) Azure Engineer
17 26 (4.15%) Technical Architect
18 25 (3.99%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (16.45%) Web Services
2 53 (8.47%) .NET
3 40 (6.39%) Node.js
4 32 (5.11%) Kafka
4 32 (5.11%) RESTful
5 28 (4.47%) Spring
6 26 (4.15%) REST
7 25 (3.99%) Spring Boot
8 24 (3.83%) Natural Language Processing
9 21 (3.35%) LAMP
10 17 (2.72%) LEMP Stack
10 17 (2.72%) XML
11 16 (2.56%) JSON
12 15 (2.40%) Elastic Stack
12 15 (2.40%) Spring Cloud
13 14 (2.24%) LDAP
14 13 (2.08%) Java EE
15 12 (1.92%) Akka
15 12 (1.92%) React
16 11 (1.76%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 79 (12.62%) Computer Science
2 72 (11.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 67 (10.70%) Data Centre
4 43 (6.87%) Private Cloud
5 32 (5.11%) Self-Motivation
6 29 (4.63%) Enterprise Cloud
7 26 (4.15%) Fintech
7 26 (4.15%) Hedge funds
8 23 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (2.88%) Cloud Native
11 16 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
12 15 (2.40%) User Experience
13 14 (2.24%) PKI
14 13 (2.08%) Replication
15 12 (1.92%) Management Information System
16 11 (1.76%) Blog
16 11 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
17 10 (1.60%) Mobile App
18 8 (1.28%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 157 (25.08%) Linux
2 120 (19.17%) Windows
3 51 (8.15%) Windows Server
4 38 (6.07%) Unix
5 29 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.44%) Android
8 9 (1.44%) CentOS
9 8 (1.28%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.28%) Windows 10
10 7 (1.12%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.96%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.64%) VMS
13 2 (0.32%) Solaris
13 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (40.10%) DevOps
2 204 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (19.81%) Continuous Integration
4 114 (18.21%) Continuous Delivery
5 106 (16.93%) Migration
6 103 (16.45%) Configuration Management
7 91 (14.54%) Microservices
8 89 (14.22%) ITIL
9 87 (13.90%) Software Engineering
10 86 (13.74%) Open Source
11 68 (10.86%) Mentoring
12 66 (10.54%) Presales
13 64 (10.22%) High Availability
13 64 (10.22%) Problem-Solving
14 52 (8.31%) Analytics
15 49 (7.83%) TOGAF
16 48 (7.67%) Test Automation
17 47 (7.51%) Project Management
18 46 (7.35%) Data Science
19 45 (7.19%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 196 (31.31%) Python
2 162 (25.88%) Java
3 97 (15.50%) SQL
4 93 (14.86%) PowerShell
5 72 (11.50%) Bash Shell
6 52 (8.31%) Go
7 51 (8.15%) C#
8 46 (7.35%) JavaScript
9 44 (7.03%) Ruby
10 35 (5.59%) Perl
11 34 (5.43%) C++
11 34 (5.43%) Scala
12 16 (2.56%) C
12 16 (2.56%) Shell Script
13 13 (2.08%) PHP
14 10 (1.60%) T-SQL
15 8 (1.28%) PL/SQL
16 7 (1.12%) Cypher
16 7 (1.12%) Erlang
17 5 (0.80%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 115 (18.37%) Degree
2 45 (7.19%) AWS Certification
3 31 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (3.83%) MBA
4 24 (3.83%) MCSA
5 23 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 21 (3.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (2.72%) Master's Degree
7 17 (2.72%) MCSE
8 15 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.60%) SC Cleared
9 10 (1.60%) Security Cleared
10 9 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
10 9 (1.44%) DV Cleared
11 8 (1.28%) CCNA
12 6 (0.96%) CISSP
13 5 (0.80%) CCIE
13 5 (0.80%) CCNP
13 5 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
13 5 (0.80%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.79%) QA
2 17 (2.72%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 9 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.28%) SLA
5 4 (0.64%) COBIT
5 4 (0.64%) GDPR
5 4 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.32%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.32%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 151 (24.12%) Docker
2 99 (15.81%) Active Directory
3 83 (13.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (4.95%) Hyper-V
5 15 (2.40%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (2.24%) Virtual Desktop
7 12 (1.92%) VMware NSX
8 7 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.12%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.96%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.80%) vSphere
10 5 (0.80%) XenApp
11 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.48%) LXC
13 2 (0.32%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.32%) NFS
14 1 (0.16%) Firmware
14 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 180 (28.75%) Ansible
2 147 (23.48%) Puppet
3 137 (21.88%) Opscode Chef
4 120 (19.17%) Kubernetes
5 86 (13.74%) Terraform
6 46 (7.35%) Salt
7 19 (3.04%) Nagios
8 17 (2.72%) Mesos
9 12 (1.92%) Docker Swarm
10 11 (1.76%) Grafana
10 11 (1.76%) Packer
10 11 (1.76%) SCCM
10 11 (1.76%) Sysdig
11 8 (1.28%) Capistrano
11 8 (1.28%) CFEngine
11 8 (1.28%) Consul
11 8 (1.28%) logstash
11 8 (1.28%) ZABBIX
12 7 (1.12%) ITRS Geneos
12 7 (1.12%) Rancher
Vendors
1 182 (29.07%) Microsoft
2 152 (24.28%) Google
3 115 (18.37%) VMware
4 44 (7.03%) Citrix
5 41 (6.55%) Red Hat
6 39 (6.23%) Oracle
7 35 (5.59%) Cisco
8 31 (4.95%) IBM
9 28 (4.47%) Salesforce.com
10 27 (4.31%) SAP
11 25 (3.99%) Splunk
12 24 (3.83%) Atlassian
13 23 (3.67%) WorldPay
14 21 (3.35%) AppDynamics
15 18 (2.88%) New Relic
16 14 (2.24%) HP
17 12 (1.92%) SaltStack
18 10 (1.60%) EMC
18 10 (1.60%) NetApp
19 8 (1.28%) Dell