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The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

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

Cloud Engineer
England > North East
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 97 75 83
Rank change year-on-year -22 +8 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 17 25 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.13% 2.20% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 2.32% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 7
10th Percentile £41,000 £30,600 £35,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% +37.50% -4.19%
75th Percentile £70,000 £63,125 £47,625
90th Percentile £83,000 £67,250 £53,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,415 1,076 1,087
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.83% 94.72% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,011 861 813
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £23,800
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £44,000 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +7.32% +2.50%
75th Percentile £57,625 £56,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.50%

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Engineer in the North East

Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Cloud Engineer in the North East

Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Engineer in the North East over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Cloud Engineer in the North East

Cloud Engineer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer within the North East region over the 6 months to 25 May 2022. 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
Tyne and Wear -5 16 £47,500 -15.56% 4
Durham -22 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Cloud Engineer
England

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, Cloud Engineer job roles required 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 North East region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (70.59%) Terraform
2 11 (64.71%) AWS
2 11 (64.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 10 (58.82%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Docker
4 9 (52.94%) Kubernetes
4 9 (52.94%) CI/CD
5 8 (47.06%) Social Skills
6 7 (41.18%) DevOps
7 6 (35.29%) SaaS
7 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
8 5 (29.41%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (29.41%) Windows
8 5 (29.41%) Azure
8 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (29.41%) Machine Learning
8 5 (29.41%) Sage
8 5 (29.41%) GCP
8 5 (29.41%) Cloud Native
8 5 (29.41%) Data Science
8 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Automation
9 4 (23.53%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
9 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
10 3 (17.65%) Coaching
10 3 (17.65%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (17.65%) Ansible
10 3 (17.65%) Python
10 3 (17.65%) Legacy Applications
10 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure as Code

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) AWS
2 6 (35.29%) SaaS
3 5 (29.41%) Azure
3 5 (29.41%) GCP
4 3 (17.65%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (11.76%) Amazon ECS
5 2 (11.76%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (11.76%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 2 (11.76%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (11.76%) GitHub
5 2 (11.76%) Serverless
6 1 (5.88%) AWS Fargate
6 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (5.88%) IaaS
6 1 (5.88%) Nutanix
6 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (47.06%) Social Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Organisational Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Cloud Native
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 3 (17.65%) Legacy Applications
4 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
5 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) CI/CD
3 7 (41.18%) DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (29.41%) Data Science
4 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Automation
4 5 (29.41%) Machine Learning
5 4 (23.53%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) Coaching
6 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure as Code
7 2 (11.76%) Agile
7 2 (11.76%) Technical Leadership
8 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL
8 1 (5.88%) Microservices
8 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.88%) TDD
8 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Bash
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) Terraform
2 9 (52.94%) Kubernetes
3 3 (17.65%) Ansible
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 1 (5.88%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (5.88%) Packer
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Sage
2 1 (5.88%) Dynatrace
2 1 (5.88%) VMware