Period
to 17 January 2020

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 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 231 331 374
Rank change year-on-year +100 +43 +140
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 728 593 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.42% 0.94% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.43% 2.25% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 489 457 395
London median annual salary £82,500 £80,000 £70,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% +13.48% +12.80%
10th Percentile £47,500 £48,100 £46,250
90th Percentile £132,500 £122,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% - +12.50%

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 21,242 26,403 30,936
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.48% 42.03% 44.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16,561 20,641 23,214
London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,027 £35,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £97,500 £93,750
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 17 January 2020.

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 17 January 2020. 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 +100 130 £80,000 +6.67% 32
South London +47 56 £76,250 +17.31% 7
West London +23 16 £57,500 -20.69% 16
East London +20 15 £60,000 -28.04% 13
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, 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.

1 548 (75.27%) AWS
2 412 (56.59%) Azure
3 308 (42.31%) DevOps
4 267 (36.68%) Agile Software Development
5 243 (33.38%) Linux
6 241 (33.10%) Finance
7 232 (31.87%) GCP
8 226 (31.04%) Docker
9 220 (30.22%) Python
10 199 (27.34%) Ansible
10 199 (27.34%) Kubernetes
11 167 (22.94%) Java
12 152 (20.88%) Microsoft
13 145 (19.92%) Windows
14 132 (18.13%) Migration
15 127 (17.45%) Infrastructure as Code
16 125 (17.17%) Microservices
17 119 (16.35%) Puppet
18 117 (16.07%) Terraform
19 115 (15.80%) Open Source
20 113 (15.52%) SQL
20 113 (15.52%) Web Services
21 106 (14.56%) IaaS
22 104 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
23 102 (14.01%) Presales
24 100 (13.74%) Node.js
25 95 (13.05%) Ruby
26 93 (12.77%) Jenkins
27 90 (12.36%) Analytics
27 90 (12.36%) OpenShift

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 34 (4.67%) Apache Spark
2 33 (4.53%) Apache
3 24 (3.30%) Cloud Foundry
4 11 (1.51%) Confluence
5 10 (1.37%) IIS
5 10 (1.37%) OpenStack
6 9 (1.24%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.82%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.69%) Hyperledger
9 4 (0.55%) CMS
9 4 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.55%) JBoss
9 4 (0.55%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.41%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.41%) Red Hat Fuse
10 3 (0.41%) WordPress
11 1 (0.14%) nginx
11 1 (0.14%) SAS
11 1 (0.14%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) Gliffy
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (2.61%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (1.10%) FINCAD Analytics
3 3 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 548 (75.27%) AWS
2 412 (56.59%) Azure
3 232 (31.87%) GCP
4 106 (14.56%) IaaS
5 90 (12.36%) OpenShift
6 80 (10.99%) PaaS
7 75 (10.30%) SaaS
8 69 (9.48%) Office 365
9 67 (9.20%) AWS CloudFormation
10 48 (6.59%) Serverless
11 32 (4.40%) Amazon EKS
12 31 (4.26%) Amazon S3
13 29 (3.98%) Cloud Computing
14 27 (3.71%) Amazon EC2
15 25 (3.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 25 (3.43%) Power Platform
16 18 (2.47%) G Suite
17 16 (2.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 15 (2.06%) Amazon ECS
19 14 (1.92%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 76 (10.44%) Firewall
2 45 (6.18%) WAN
3 30 (4.12%) VPN
4 27 (3.71%) Internet
5 26 (3.57%) MPLS
6 25 (3.43%) SAN
7 24 (3.30%) DNS
8 22 (3.02%) LAN
9 17 (2.34%) NetScaler
10 16 (2.20%) DHCP
10 16 (2.20%) Unified Communications
11 14 (1.92%) HTTP
11 14 (1.92%) Network Security
12 12 (1.65%) Wireless
13 11 (1.51%) BGP
13 11 (1.51%) PBX
13 11 (1.51%) VoIP
14 10 (1.37%) NAS
15 9 (1.24%) VPLS
15 9 (1.24%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (10.03%) NoSQL
2 45 (6.18%) SQL Server
3 37 (5.08%) Amazon RDS
4 32 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (3.57%) Big Data
6 25 (3.43%) Power BI
7 23 (3.16%) Amazon Redshift
7 23 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (3.02%) MySQL
9 21 (2.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 19 (2.61%) Blockchain
10 19 (2.61%) Redis
11 18 (2.47%) Snowflake Schema
12 16 (2.20%) Looker
13 13 (1.79%) InfluxDB
14 12 (1.65%) Amazon Aurora
14 12 (1.65%) Oracle Database
14 12 (1.65%) Relational Database
15 11 (1.51%) Hadoop
16 10 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 93 (12.77%) Jenkins
2 54 (7.42%) Artifactory
3 52 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 25 (3.43%) GitLab
5 22 (3.02%) JIRA
6 16 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (1.92%) Bitbucket
8 13 (1.79%) TeamCity
9 11 (1.51%) Vagrant
10 10 (1.37%) CircleCI
10 10 (1.37%) Mockito
11 9 (1.24%) Selenium
12 8 (1.10%) SonarQube
13 7 (0.96%) git-flow
13 7 (0.96%) RSpec
14 6 (0.82%) JUnit
15 5 (0.69%) Cucumber
15 5 (0.69%) Hudson
15 5 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
16 4 (0.55%) Babel
General
1 241 (33.10%) Finance
2 79 (10.85%) Banking
3 54 (7.42%) Public Sector
4 53 (7.28%) Front Office
5 39 (5.36%) Retail
6 28 (3.85%) Telecoms
7 21 (2.88%) Investment Banking
8 18 (2.47%) Law
9 14 (1.92%) Marketing
10 12 (1.65%) Advertising
11 11 (1.51%) Digital Economy
12 10 (1.37%) Games
12 10 (1.37%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.69%) Billing
13 5 (0.69%) Legal
14 4 (0.55%) Publishing
15 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.27%) Local Government
16 1 (0.14%) Fire and Rescue
16 1 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 203 (27.88%) Architect
2 108 (14.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 89 (12.23%) Cloud Architect
4 72 (9.89%) Consultant
5 64 (8.79%) Cloud Engineer
6 57 (7.83%) Solutions Architect
7 46 (6.32%) Cloud Consultant
8 38 (5.22%) Developer
9 37 (5.08%) AWS Architect
9 37 (5.08%) AWS Engineer
10 35 (4.81%) Administrator
11 33 (4.53%) Platform Engineer
12 32 (4.40%) Lead Architect
13 31 (4.26%) Senior DevOps
13 31 (4.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 27 (3.71%) Data Architect
15 23 (3.16%) AWS DevOps
15 23 (3.16%) IT Consultant
16 22 (3.02%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 21 (2.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (15.52%) Web Services
2 100 (13.74%) Node.js
3 80 (10.99%) .NET
4 60 (8.24%) AngularJS
4 60 (8.24%) React
5 45 (6.18%) Elastic Stack
6 40 (5.49%) Kafka
7 32 (4.40%) Middleware
8 23 (3.16%) REST
8 23 (3.16%) RESTful
9 20 (2.75%) J2EE
9 20 (2.75%) LDAP
9 20 (2.75%) Spring
10 19 (2.61%) RabbitMQ
11 15 (2.06%) XML
12 13 (1.79%) Ruby on Rails
13 11 (1.51%) Hibernate
13 11 (1.51%) XSD
13 11 (1.51%) XSLT
14 10 (1.37%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 79 (10.85%) Data Centre
2 68 (9.34%) Greenfield Project
3 63 (8.65%) Hybrid Cloud
4 58 (7.97%) Cloud Native
5 54 (7.42%) Private Cloud
6 53 (7.28%) Hedge funds
7 49 (6.73%) Derivative
8 48 (6.59%) Equities
8 48 (6.59%) Equity Derivative
8 48 (6.59%) Fixed Income
9 47 (6.46%) Blog
10 20 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (2.61%) Data Structures
11 19 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
12 18 (2.47%) Algorithms
12 18 (2.47%) Management Information System
13 17 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (2.34%) Robotics
14 16 (2.20%) Enterprise Storage
14 16 (2.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 243 (33.38%) Linux
2 145 (19.92%) Windows
3 55 (7.55%) Unix
4 33 (4.53%) CentOS
5 28 (3.85%) Windows Server
6 13 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (1.79%) Ubuntu
7 11 (1.51%) Solaris
8 7 (0.96%) Windows 10
8 7 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.41%) Kali Linux
10 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.27%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (42.31%) DevOps
2 267 (36.68%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (18.13%) Migration
4 127 (17.45%) Infrastructure as Code
5 125 (17.17%) Microservices
6 115 (15.80%) Open Source
7 102 (14.01%) Presales
8 90 (12.36%) Analytics
9 77 (10.58%) Configuration Management
10 76 (10.44%) Scrum
10 76 (10.44%) TDD
11 72 (9.89%) Software Engineering
12 69 (9.48%) Decision-Making
12 69 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
12 69 (9.48%) SDLC
13 68 (9.34%) Continuous Integration
14 67 (9.20%) Technical Leadership
15 61 (8.38%) Mentoring
16 57 (7.83%) High Availability
17 50 (6.87%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 220 (30.22%) Python
2 167 (22.94%) Java
3 113 (15.52%) SQL
4 95 (13.05%) Ruby
5 83 (11.40%) Go
6 66 (9.07%) C++
7 60 (8.24%) JavaScript
8 58 (7.97%) Bash Shell
9 57 (7.83%) PowerShell
10 42 (5.77%) R
11 29 (3.98%) C#
12 19 (2.61%) Perl
13 18 (2.47%) Shell Script
14 17 (2.34%) Korn
15 16 (2.20%) C
16 11 (1.51%) Bourne shell
16 11 (1.51%) C-shell
17 10 (1.37%) PHP
18 9 (1.24%) Scala
18 9 (1.24%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 70 (9.62%) Degree
2 23 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (3.02%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.47%) AWS Certification
5 15 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (1.65%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.51%) MCSA
9 10 (1.37%) CCIE
10 9 (1.24%) MCSE
11 8 (1.10%) SANS
12 6 (0.82%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.69%) CCDE
13 5 (0.69%) CCDP
13 5 (0.69%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (0.55%) CCNA
14 4 (0.55%) Master's Degree
15 3 (0.41%) CISM
15 3 (0.41%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.71%) QA
2 26 (3.57%) SLA
3 12 (1.65%) GDPR
4 7 (0.96%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.69%) NCSC
6 4 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.55%) NIST
7 3 (0.41%) Government Security Classifications
7 3 (0.41%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.27%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.27%) PMO
9 1 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.14%) NIST 800
System Software
1 226 (31.04%) Docker
2 51 (7.01%) Active Directory
3 44 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (4.95%) Hyper-V
5 24 (3.30%) Virtual Machines
6 20 (2.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 17 (2.34%) vCloud
8 13 (1.79%) XenApp
8 13 (1.79%) XenDesktop
9 9 (1.24%) vSphere
10 8 (1.10%) VMware NSX
11 5 (0.69%) etcd
11 5 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (0.41%) Varnish
14 2 (0.27%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.27%) NFS
14 2 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 199 (27.34%) Ansible
1 199 (27.34%) Kubernetes
2 119 (16.35%) Puppet
3 117 (16.07%) Terraform
4 104 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 38 (5.22%) Consul
6 29 (3.98%) Grafana
6 29 (3.98%) Packer
7 23 (3.16%) Docker Swarm
8 22 (3.02%) Prometheus
8 22 (3.02%) Salt
9 15 (2.06%) Graphite
9 15 (2.06%) SCCM
10 9 (1.24%) Microsoft Intune
10 9 (1.24%) ZABBIX
11 8 (1.10%) Nagios
12 7 (0.96%) Icinga
13 6 (0.82%) HAProxy
13 6 (0.82%) Mesos
13 6 (0.82%) Rancher
Vendors
1 152 (20.88%) Microsoft
2 78 (10.71%) VMware
3 77 (10.58%) Google
4 45 (6.18%) WorldPay
5 39 (5.36%) Cisco
6 32 (4.40%) Oracle
7 27 (3.71%) Red Hat
8 19 (2.61%) Citrix
8 19 (2.61%) Splunk
8 19 (2.61%) Spotify
8 19 (2.61%) Tableau
9 13 (1.79%) FIS
9 13 (1.79%) IBM
10 12 (1.65%) F5
10 12 (1.65%) Juniper
11 10 (1.37%) SAP
12 9 (1.24%) Dell
12 9 (1.24%) Meraki
13 8 (1.10%) Arista
13 8 (1.10%) Veeam