Period
to 7 March 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 7 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > London
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 214 232 309
Rank change year-on-year +18 +77 +40
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 409 762 641
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.45% 1.53% 1.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.47% 3.69% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 371 580 561
Median annual salary £82,500 £85,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £117,500 £135,000 £120,000
England median annual salary £72,500 £71,526 £70,000
% change year-on-year +1.36% +2.18% +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 11,800 20,665 25,716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.81% 41.38% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9,331 16,164 20,415
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £112,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 7 March 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 7 March 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 +51 91 £77,500 -8.82% 35
East London +10 9 £72,500 - 17
South London 0 7 £110,000 +22.22% 2
West London +62 2 £68,750 +14.58% 7
North London - 1 £45,000 -
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 7 March 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.

1 265 (64.79%) Azure
2 252 (61.61%) AWS
3 191 (46.70%) DevOps
4 139 (33.99%) GCP
5 138 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
6 125 (30.56%) Microsoft
7 114 (27.87%) Kubernetes
8 104 (25.43%) Python
9 102 (24.94%) Docker
10 100 (24.45%) PaaS
11 97 (23.72%) Finance
12 85 (20.78%) Terraform
13 76 (18.58%) Linux
14 72 (17.60%) IaaS
14 72 (17.60%) Microservices
15 68 (16.63%) PowerShell
16 62 (15.16%) Jenkins
16 62 (15.16%) Windows
17 61 (14.91%) Java
18 59 (14.43%) Google
19 56 (13.69%) SaaS
19 56 (13.69%) VMware
19 56 (13.69%) Ansible
20 53 (12.96%) Degree
21 49 (11.98%) Software Engineering
22 48 (11.74%) Scrum
22 48 (11.74%) Information Security
22 48 (11.74%) Infrastructure as Code
23 46 (11.25%) Data Centre
24 45 (11.00%) C#

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 21 (5.13%) Apache
2 16 (3.91%) Apache Spark
3 12 (2.93%) Apache Airflow
3 12 (2.93%) Confluence
4 11 (2.69%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (2.44%) WebLogic
5 10 (2.44%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.20%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.98%) Drupal
8 4 (0.98%) WordPress
9 3 (0.73%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.73%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.49%) Ethereum
10 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Fuse
11 1 (0.24%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.24%) JBoss
11 1 (0.24%) SAS
11 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Figma
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.24%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Magento
2 3 (0.73%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.49%) Tradar
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 265 (64.79%) Azure
2 252 (61.61%) AWS
3 139 (33.99%) GCP
4 100 (24.45%) PaaS
5 72 (17.60%) IaaS
6 56 (13.69%) SaaS
7 35 (8.56%) Microsoft 365
7 35 (8.56%) Serverless
8 25 (6.11%) OpenShift
9 21 (5.13%) GitHub
10 14 (3.42%) Azure Active Directory
11 12 (2.93%) Azure Functions
12 10 (2.44%) Amazon EKS
12 10 (2.44%) IBM Cloud
12 10 (2.44%) Logic Apps
13 9 (2.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 9 (2.20%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (2.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 8 (1.96%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 41 (10.02%) Firewall
2 22 (5.38%) VPN
3 21 (5.13%) HTTP
4 18 (4.40%) Network Security
4 18 (4.40%) SSL
5 16 (3.91%) WAN
6 14 (3.42%) IPsec
7 12 (2.93%) SAN
8 11 (2.69%) DNS
9 9 (2.20%) Internet
9 9 (2.20%) LAN
10 8 (1.96%) Ethernet
11 7 (1.71%) Cisco ISE
11 7 (1.71%) TCP/IP
12 6 (1.47%) Cisco Firepower
13 4 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
14 3 (0.73%) Unified Communications
15 2 (0.49%) Cisco IOS
15 2 (0.49%) Cisco Nexus
15 2 (0.49%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (6.85%) NoSQL
2 23 (5.62%) Big Data
3 17 (4.16%) Cosmos DB
4 16 (3.91%) SQL Server
5 15 (3.67%) Azure SQL Database
6 14 (3.42%) Hadoop
7 12 (2.93%) Presto
8 11 (2.69%) Redis
9 10 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (2.20%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.96%) MySQL
12 7 (1.71%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (1.71%) Relational Database
13 6 (1.47%) Data Lake
14 4 (0.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.98%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.98%) Power BI
15 3 (0.73%) Amazon Redshift
15 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 62 (15.16%) Jenkins
2 29 (7.09%) Git (software)
3 19 (4.65%) GitLab
4 18 (4.40%) TeamCity
5 16 (3.91%) JIRA
6 13 (3.18%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (2.20%) Visual Studio
8 8 (1.96%) Selenium
9 7 (1.71%) CircleCI
9 7 (1.71%) Snyk
9 7 (1.71%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (1.47%) Bitbucket
11 5 (1.22%) Jasmine
11 5 (1.22%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (1.22%) Protractor
12 4 (0.98%) Artifactory
12 4 (0.98%) Postman
12 4 (0.98%) SonarQube
13 3 (0.73%) Cucumber
General
1 97 (23.72%) Finance
2 35 (8.56%) Banking
3 18 (4.40%) Marketing
4 16 (3.91%) Retail
5 13 (3.18%) Public Sector
6 8 (1.96%) Games
7 6 (1.47%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.22%) Housing Association
9 4 (0.98%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.98%) Wholesale Banking
10 3 (0.73%) Law
11 2 (0.49%) Publishing
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.24%) Environmental Health
12 1 (0.24%) Legal
12 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 129 (31.54%) Architect
2 65 (15.89%) Cloud Architect
2 65 (15.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 39 (9.54%) Consultant
4 37 (9.05%) Azure Architect
5 35 (8.56%) Solutions Architect
6 29 (7.09%) AWS Architect
7 27 (6.60%) Senior DevOps
8 25 (6.11%) AWS DevOps
8 25 (6.11%) Cloud Engineer
9 24 (5.87%) AWS Engineer
9 24 (5.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 23 (5.62%) Developer
11 22 (5.38%) Lead Architect
12 20 (4.89%) Azure Engineer
13 19 (4.65%) Technical Architect
14 16 (3.91%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 16 (3.91%) Technical Consultant
15 13 (3.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 13 (3.18%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (10.02%) Node.js
2 34 (8.31%) JSON
3 31 (7.58%) .NET
4 28 (6.85%) RESTful
5 24 (5.87%) Web Services
6 23 (5.62%) Kafka
7 22 (5.38%) Spring
8 21 (5.13%) XML
9 20 (4.89%) HTML
9 20 (4.89%) HTML5
10 19 (4.65%) CSS
11 17 (4.16%) Apache NiFi
11 17 (4.16%) Spring Boot
12 12 (2.93%) Elastic Stack
12 12 (2.93%) Spring Cloud
13 10 (2.44%) AngularJS
13 10 (2.44%) Java EE
14 7 (1.71%) .NET Core
14 7 (1.71%) REST
15 6 (1.47%) React
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.25%) Data Centre
2 39 (9.54%) Cloud Native
3 27 (6.60%) Hybrid Cloud
3 27 (6.60%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.67%) PKI
5 14 (3.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 13 (3.18%) User Experience
7 12 (2.93%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (2.20%) PMI
8 9 (2.20%) Security Operations Centre
8 9 (2.20%) Virtual Team
9 8 (1.96%) Enterprise Cloud
9 8 (1.96%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.71%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.47%) Blog
12 5 (1.22%) Fat Client
12 5 (1.22%) Reinsurance
12 5 (1.22%) Thin Client
13 4 (0.98%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 76 (18.58%) Linux
2 62 (15.16%) Windows
3 24 (5.87%) Windows Server
4 18 (4.40%) Unix
5 10 (2.44%) Mac OS
5 10 (2.44%) Windows 10
6 8 (1.96%) VMS
7 6 (1.47%) Windows Server 2019
8 5 (1.22%) Windows Server 2016
9 4 (0.98%) Android
9 4 (0.98%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.73%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.24%) CentOS
11 1 (0.24%) Debian
11 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (46.70%) DevOps
2 138 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (17.60%) Microservices
4 49 (11.98%) Software Engineering
5 48 (11.74%) Information Security
5 48 (11.74%) Infrastructure as Code
5 48 (11.74%) Scrum
6 43 (10.51%) Presales
7 40 (9.78%) Cybersecurity
8 39 (9.54%) Fintech
9 35 (8.56%) Analytics
9 35 (8.56%) Thought Leadership
10 34 (8.31%) Mentoring
11 32 (7.82%) Security Operations
12 31 (7.58%) Technical Leadership
13 30 (7.33%) Migration
14 29 (7.09%) Enterprise Architecture
14 29 (7.09%) Problem-Solving
15 28 (6.85%) Data Integration
16 27 (6.60%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 104 (25.43%) Python
2 68 (16.63%) PowerShell
3 61 (14.91%) Java
4 45 (11.00%) C#
5 40 (9.78%) JavaScript
6 38 (9.29%) SQL
7 36 (8.80%) Go
8 31 (7.58%) Bash Shell
9 17 (4.16%) Ruby
10 11 (2.69%) Perl
11 10 (2.44%) C++
11 10 (2.44%) TypeScript
12 9 (2.20%) PHP
13 8 (1.96%) Groovy
14 5 (1.22%) Java 8
15 3 (0.73%) Kotlin
16 2 (0.49%) ES6
16 2 (0.49%) Rust
16 2 (0.49%) Scala
17 1 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 53 (12.96%) Degree
2 35 (8.56%) Security Cleared
3 30 (7.33%) SC Cleared
4 23 (5.62%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (3.67%) AWS Certification
6 14 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (2.44%) CEPT
7 10 (2.44%) EC-Council LPT
7 10 (2.44%) GXPN
7 10 (2.44%) OSCE
7 10 (2.44%) SANS
8 9 (2.20%) PMI Certification
9 8 (1.96%) OSWP
10 7 (1.71%) Master's Degree
11 6 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (1.22%) CISSP
12 5 (1.22%) OCP
12 5 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
13 4 (0.98%) CCNA
13 4 (0.98%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.67%) PCI DSS
2 13 (3.18%) GDPR
3 10 (2.44%) NIST
4 9 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.96%) QA
5 8 (1.96%) SLA
6 5 (1.22%) Government Security Classifications
6 5 (1.22%) NCSC
6 5 (1.22%) WCAG
7 4 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.73%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.24%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 102 (24.94%) Docker
2 45 (11.00%) Active Directory
3 43 (10.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.44%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.47%) VMware NSX
6 2 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.24%) Firmware
7 1 (0.24%) Lustre
7 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.24%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.24%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 114 (27.87%) Kubernetes
2 85 (20.78%) Terraform
3 56 (13.69%) Ansible
4 24 (5.87%) Puppet
5 22 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (3.18%) SCCM
7 9 (2.20%) Microsoft Intune
8 8 (1.96%) Prometheus
9 7 (1.71%) FortiGate
10 6 (1.47%) CFEngine
10 6 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (1.22%) Grafana
12 4 (0.98%) HP Fortify
12 4 (0.98%) SCOM
13 3 (0.73%) Data Guard
13 3 (0.73%) Nagios
13 3 (0.73%) Nessus
13 3 (0.73%) OpenVAS
13 3 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
13 3 (0.73%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 125 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 59 (14.43%) Google
3 56 (13.69%) VMware
4 21 (5.13%) Cisco
5 19 (4.65%) Red Hat
6 15 (3.67%) Oracle
7 14 (3.42%) SAP
8 12 (2.93%) Citrix
9 11 (2.69%) Fortinet
9 11 (2.69%) IBM
10 10 (2.44%) Palo Alto
10 10 (2.44%) SolarWinds
11 8 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (1.71%) Splunk
13 6 (1.47%) AlienVault
13 6 (1.47%) CA
13 6 (1.47%) CheckPoint
14 5 (1.22%) Juniper
14 5 (1.22%) Sun
15 4 (0.98%) HP