Cloud Engineer Jobs in the Midlands

Cloud Engineer
England > Midlands

The median Cloud Engineer salary in the Midlands is £57,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 205 253 221
Rank change year-on-year +48 -32 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 108 75 147
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.94% 0.77% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.86% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 76 64 126
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,625 £42,500
25th Percentile £50,938 £47,188 £50,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% -5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £62,783 £65,956 £65,000
% change year-on-year -4.81% +1.47% +4.00%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 10,793 8,718 10,334
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.13% 89.44% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8,158 4,802 7,182
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,025 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,704 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £60,741 £67,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £53,500 £60,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.57% +0.83% +9.09%

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings that featured Cloud Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Engineer in the Midlands

Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Engineer in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Cloud Engineer in the Midlands

Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Engineer in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Cloud Engineer in the Midlands

Cloud Engineer
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 April 2024. 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
Jobs
West Midlands +41 58 £60,000 - 11
East Midlands +19 50 £57,500 +17.95% 15
Cloud Engineer
England

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 April 2024, Cloud Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 66 (61.11%) Azure
2 48 (44.44%) DevOps
3 31 (28.70%) Terraform
4 30 (27.78%) Infrastructure as Code
5 28 (25.93%) PowerShell
6 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
7 25 (23.15%) Firewall
8 23 (21.30%) CI/CD
8 23 (21.30%) Network Virtualisation
8 23 (21.30%) Docker
8 23 (21.30%) Kubernetes
9 21 (19.44%) Bicep
9 21 (19.44%) AWS
10 20 (18.52%) Windows
10 20 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 20 (18.52%) Cloud Security
10 20 (18.52%) Azure DevOps
11 19 (17.59%) Windows Server
11 19 (17.59%) Roadmaps
11 19 (17.59%) Linux
12 18 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (16.67%) Git
12 18 (16.67%) Platform Engineering
12 18 (16.67%) Technical Leadership
12 18 (16.67%) Technology Roadmap
12 18 (16.67%) Social Skills
13 17 (15.74%) Containerisation
13 17 (15.74%) Virtual Machines
14 16 (14.81%) Bash
15 15 (13.89%) Active Directory

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Exchange
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 66 (61.11%) Azure
2 21 (19.44%) AWS
3 20 (18.52%) Azure DevOps
4 11 (10.19%) Azure Logic Apps
4 11 (10.19%) Microsoft 365
5 10 (9.26%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (9.26%) Entra ID
5 10 (9.26%) IaaS
5 10 (9.26%) PaaS
6 9 (8.33%) SaaS
7 6 (5.56%) Azure Key Vault
7 6 (5.56%) Dropbox
7 6 (5.56%) Google Drive
7 6 (5.56%) OneDrive
8 5 (4.63%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (4.63%) GitHub
8 5 (4.63%) Serverless
9 4 (3.70%) Amazon S3
9 4 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (3.70%) OCI
Communications & Networking
1 25 (23.15%) Firewall
2 8 (7.41%) Network Security
3 3 (2.78%) VLAN
4 2 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.85%) LAN
4 2 (1.85%) WAN
5 1 (0.93%) DNS
5 1 (0.93%) HTTP
5 1 (0.93%) Internet
5 1 (0.93%) SMTP
5 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (1.85%) MySQL
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (0.93%) Big Data
2 1 (0.93%) Data Lake
2 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (16.67%) Git
2 6 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.93%) CircleCI
3 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.93%) GitLab
General
1 18 (16.67%) Social Skills
2 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.63%) Finance
4 4 (3.70%) Law
5 2 (1.85%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.85%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1 (0.93%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.41%) ARM Templates
2 2 (1.85%) LDAP
3 1 (0.93%) AWS CDK
3 1 (0.93%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (0.93%) JSON
3 1 (0.93%) Middleware
3 1 (0.93%) Node.js
3 1 (0.93%) REST
3 1 (0.93%) Spring
3 1 (0.93%) Spring Boot
3 1 (0.93%) Web Services
3 1 (0.93%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.56%) iPad
3 4 (3.70%) Cloud Native
3 4 (3.70%) Replication
4 2 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.85%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.85%) Product Ownership
5 1 (0.93%) Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) IoT
5 1 (0.93%) PKI
5 1 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.52%) Windows
2 19 (17.59%) Linux
2 19 (17.59%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.78%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2019
4 2 (1.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.93%) CentOS
5 1 (0.93%) Debian
5 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.44%) DevOps
2 30 (27.78%) Infrastructure as Code
3 23 (21.30%) CI/CD
3 23 (21.30%) Network Virtualisation
4 20 (18.52%) Cloud Security
4 20 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 19 (17.59%) Roadmaps
6 18 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (16.67%) Platform Engineering
6 18 (16.67%) Technical Leadership
6 18 (16.67%) Technology Roadmap
7 17 (15.74%) Containerisation
8 14 (12.96%) Agile
8 14 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (8.33%) Identity Management
9 9 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
11 7 (6.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 21 (19.44%) Bicep
3 16 (14.81%) Bash
4 9 (8.33%) Python
5 4 (3.70%) SQL
6 2 (1.85%) Java
7 1 (0.93%) C++
7 1 (0.93%) Go
7 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (4.63%) Degree
2 3 (2.78%) Azure Certification
2 3 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) QA
2 5 (4.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.85%) NCSC
4 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (21.30%) Docker
2 17 (15.74%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (13.89%) Active Directory
4 9 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.70%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (28.70%) Terraform
2 23 (21.30%) Kubernetes
3 11 (10.19%) Ansible
4 5 (4.63%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (3.70%) Grafana
5 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (3.70%) Prometheus
6 3 (2.78%) SCCM
7 2 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.93%) Progress Chef
8 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.33%) VMware
3 7 (6.48%) Google
4 4 (3.70%) Oracle
4 4 (3.70%) Splunk
5 3 (2.78%) Veeam
6 2 (1.85%) Cisco
6 2 (1.85%) NetApp