Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Private Cloud over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
England > North of England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 472 478 498
Rank change year-on-year +6 +20 +43
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 10 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.042% 0.020% 0.042%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.25% 0.20% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 9
North of England median annual salary £40,000 £46,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% -23.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £45,400 £34,650
90th Percentile £56,950 £51,400 £65,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +18.81%

Virtual Private Cloud 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 of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 4,076 2,537 2,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 17.04% 10.36% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3,465 2,150 1,783
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

Virtual Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Virtual Private Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Private Cloud in the North of England

Virtual Private Cloud
Salary Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud in the North of England.

Salary trend for Virtual Private Cloud in the North of England

Virtual Private Cloud
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud in the North of England over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Virtual Private Cloud in the North of England

Virtual Private Cloud
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud within the North of England region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
North West -2 6 £40,000 -13.04% 3
Yorkshire +30 4 £43,250 -13.50%
Virtual Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North of England region with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud.

1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (90.00%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (80.00%) DevOps
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Terraform
4 5 (50.00%) Docker
5 4 (40.00%) Puppet
5 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (30.00%) Route 53
6 3 (30.00%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (30.00%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (30.00%) Amazon S3
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (30.00%) Ansible
6 3 (30.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (30.00%) LAMP
7 2 (20.00%) IPsec
7 2 (20.00%) Workflow
7 2 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (20.00%) CentOS
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 2 (20.00%) PHP
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco

Virtual Private Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (90.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (30.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (30.00%) Route 53
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (20.00%) Serverless
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) IPsec
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) OpenVPN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Web Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) CentOS
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Debian
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Terraform
2 4 (40.00%) Puppet
3 3 (30.00%) Ansible
4 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) New Relic
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Splunk