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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for GCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GCP over the 6 months to 29 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > North East
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 96 72 66
Rank change year-on-year -24 -6 +19
Permanent jobs citing GCP 24 27 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.44% 2.36% 2.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.93% 5.56% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 10
10th Percentile £25,600 £26,250 £42,425
25th Percentile £42,500 £34,125 £42,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +55.56% -10.00% -3.85%
75th Percentile £80,000 £61,250 £64,688
90th Percentile £81,000 £78,000 £90,500
England median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +11.11%

GCP is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 611 486 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 36.74% 42.48% 35.17%
Number of salaries quoted 480 437 255
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,050 £23,400
25th Percentile £38,188 £33,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £52,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £62,250
England median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing GCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in the North East

GCP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for GCP in the North East

GCP
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing GCP in the North East over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Salary histogram for GCP in the North East

GCP
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 GCP within the North East region over the 6 months to 29 June 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 -16 16 £70,000 +27.27% 5
Northumberland - 5 £75,000 -
Durham -23 3 £26,000 -25.71% 1
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, IT jobs citing GCP 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 North East region with a requirement for GCP.

1 23 (95.83%) AWS
2 18 (75.00%) Azure
3 17 (70.83%) Kubernetes
4 14 (58.33%) DevOps
4 14 (58.33%) Terraform
4 14 (58.33%) CI/CD
5 13 (54.17%) Docker
6 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
6 11 (45.83%) Python
7 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
7 10 (41.67%) Infrastructure as Code
8 9 (37.50%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 9 (37.50%) Ansible
8 9 (37.50%) SQL
8 9 (37.50%) Agile
8 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
9 8 (33.33%) Puppet
9 8 (33.33%) Bash
9 8 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
9 8 (33.33%) Platform Engineering
10 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 6 (25.00%) Social Skills
10 6 (25.00%) C#
11 5 (20.83%) Finance
11 5 (20.83%) Sage
11 5 (20.83%) Java
11 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (20.83%) SaaS
11 5 (20.83%) YAML
11 5 (20.83%) Linux

GCP
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (95.83%) AWS
2 18 (75.00%) Azure
3 8 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
4 5 (20.83%) Amazon ECS
4 5 (20.83%) Amazon EKS
4 5 (20.83%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (20.83%) Azure AKS
4 5 (20.83%) GitHub
4 5 (20.83%) GitHub Actions
4 5 (20.83%) SaaS
5 4 (16.67%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (8.33%) Power Platform
8 1 (4.17%) Azure App Service
8 1 (4.17%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (4.17%) Azure Monitor
8 1 (4.17%) Azure Storage
8 1 (4.17%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 1 (4.17%) IaaS
8 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.33%) Power BI
3 2 (8.33%) Tableau
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (4.17%) Data Lake
4 1 (4.17%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.83%) CircleCI
2 5 (20.83%) GitLab
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) MSBuild
General
1 6 (25.00%) Social Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Public Sector
2 5 (20.83%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Tech for Good
4 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Data Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Build Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) YAML
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Cloud Native
2 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.17%) IoT
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) CI/CD
1 14 (58.33%) DevOps
2 10 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 10 (41.67%) Infrastructure as Code
3 9 (37.50%) Agile
3 9 (37.50%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 8 (33.33%) Platform Engineering
5 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (20.83%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (20.83%) Data Science
6 5 (20.83%) DataOps
6 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Automation
6 5 (20.83%) Machine Learning
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (12.50%) ITSM
7 3 (12.50%) Service Management
8 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Python
2 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) Bash
4 6 (25.00%) C#
5 5 (20.83%) Bicep
5 5 (20.83%) Java
6 4 (16.67%) Go
7 1 (4.17%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Docker
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (70.83%) Kubernetes
2 14 (58.33%) Terraform
3 9 (37.50%) Ansible
4 8 (33.33%) Puppet
5 1 (4.17%) Grafana
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Sage
2 4 (16.67%) Google
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) Mitel
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Databricks