Period
to 12 June 2021

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 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > North East
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 71 74 80
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6 +44
Permanent jobs citing GCP 27 15 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.29% 1.50% 1.98%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.73% 4.55% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 24
10th Percentile £26,250 £42,125 £38,975
25th Percentile £34,938 £42,500 £43,727
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,250 £48,750 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.13% -2.50% +5.26%
75th Percentile £57,500 £64,375 £66,250
90th Percentile £66,500 £78,125 "
England median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £67,501
% change year-on-year -3.33% +11.11% +8.00%

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 471 330 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 39.98% 32.93% 29.52%
Number of salaries quoted 427 252 260
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,100 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,750 £30,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,250 £40,412
Median % change year-on-year +6.51% +4.55% -5.47%
75th Percentile £57,500 £52,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 12 June 2021.

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 12 June 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
Tyne and Wear -2 20 £52,500 +16.67% 9
Durham +10 7 £35,000 -61.11% 1
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, 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 (85.19%) AWS
2 19 (70.37%) Azure
3 11 (40.74%) DevOps
4 10 (37.04%) Windows
4 10 (37.04%) Linux
5 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (29.63%) Terraform
7 7 (25.93%) Social Skills
7 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
7 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
8 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
8 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
8 6 (22.22%) React
8 6 (22.22%) Scrum
9 5 (18.52%) Python
9 5 (18.52%) C#
9 5 (18.52%) Kubernetes
9 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure as Code
10 4 (14.81%) Critical Thinking
10 4 (14.81%) Docker
10 4 (14.81%) Packer
10 4 (14.81%) Puppet
10 4 (14.81%) Machine Learning
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft 365
10 4 (14.81%) TeamCity
10 4 (14.81%) Java
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
10 4 (14.81%) Service Management
10 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 2 (7.41%) nginx
1 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 23 (85.19%) AWS
2 19 (70.37%) Azure
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (11.11%) Azure Sentinel
4 3 (11.11%) IaaS
4 3 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) DHCP
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
1 1 (3.70%) BigQuery
1 1 (3.70%) MariaDB
1 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.81%) TeamCity
3 2 (7.41%) GitLab
General
1 7 (25.93%) Social Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C# Software Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Angular Developer
4 4 (14.81%) React Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) React
2 3 (11.11%) RESTful
3 2 (7.41%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (7.41%) Next.js
3 2 (7.41%) Spring
3 2 (7.41%) Spring Boot
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.70%) Express
4 1 (3.70%) GraphQL
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) REST
4 1 (3.70%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Cloud Native
1 3 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) iPad
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) BYOD
3 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) DevOps
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (14.81%) Critical Thinking
6 4 (14.81%) Machine Learning
6 4 (14.81%) Service Management
6 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) TDD
7 3 (11.11%) Cost Management
7 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.11%) Microservices
7 3 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (7.41%) Actionable Insight
8 2 (7.41%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 5 (18.52%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) Python
4 4 (14.81%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.41%) Kotlin
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) NIST
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Terraform
2 5 (18.52%) Kubernetes
3 4 (14.81%) Packer
3 4 (14.81%) Puppet
4 3 (11.11%) Ansible
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (7.41%) SCCM
6 1 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Google
3 2 (7.41%) New Relic
4 1 (3.70%) Apple
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) MobileIron
4 1 (3.70%) VMware