Period
to 15 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 216 226
Rank change year-on-year +44 +10 -
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 53 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.97% 0.075% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.35% 0.18% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 45 1 8
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% - -
10th Percentile £33,700 £58,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £94,000 £76,250 £71,625
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +8.70%

Public Cloud is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,256 2,196 2,497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 41.29% 41.17% 43.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,528 1,345 1,283
Scotland median annual salary £49,375 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.18% -5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £66,850
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Public Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in Scotland

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Public Cloud in Scotland.

Salary trend for Public Cloud in Scotland

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Public Cloud in Scotland over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in Scotland

Public Cloud
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Cloud within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 15 August 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
Edinburgh +41 45 £65,000 -3.70% 3
Glasgow -11 5 £42,000 - 1
Stirling - 1 £65,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £42,500 -
Falkirk - 1 £65,000 - 1
Public Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing Public Cloud 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Public Cloud.

1 34 (64.15%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (43.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (41.51%) Hybrid Cloud
4 21 (39.62%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (37.74%) Linux
6 14 (26.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (22.64%) VMware
7 12 (22.64%) Python
7 12 (22.64%) PaaS
8 11 (20.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (20.75%) Kubernetes
8 11 (20.75%) DevOps
9 10 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (18.87%) Puppet
10 9 (16.98%) Ruby
10 9 (16.98%) Google
10 9 (16.98%) GCP
10 9 (16.98%) ITIL
10 9 (16.98%) IaaS
11 8 (15.09%) SaaS
11 8 (15.09%) ServiceNow
11 8 (15.09%) Ansible
11 8 (15.09%) Target Operating Model
11 8 (15.09%) Terraform
11 8 (15.09%) Service Design
11 8 (15.09%) Windows
11 8 (15.09%) Service Management
11 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
11 8 (15.09%) Risk Management
11 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure

Public Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (13.21%) OpenStack
2 5 (9.43%) Apache Spark
3 4 (7.55%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.89%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 34 (64.15%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (43.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (26.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (22.64%) PaaS
5 9 (16.98%) IaaS
6 8 (15.09%) SaaS
7 4 (7.55%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (7.55%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (7.55%) Amazon S3
7 4 (7.55%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (5.66%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (5.66%) Serverless
8 3 (5.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (3.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (3.77%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (1.89%) AWS Data Pipeline
10 1 (1.89%) Heroku
10 1 (1.89%) Office 365
10 1 (1.89%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) VPN
2 4 (7.55%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) BGP
3 2 (3.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.77%) IPsec
3 2 (3.77%) Network Security
3 2 (3.77%) SMTP
4 1 (1.89%) DHCP
4 1 (1.89%) DMVPN
4 1 (1.89%) HTTP
4 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.89%) MPLS
4 1 (1.89%) SSL
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) Big Data
2 5 (9.43%) Apache Hive
3 4 (7.55%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.66%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (5.66%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.66%) Sqoop
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.89%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.89%) HBase
5 1 (1.89%) IBM BigInsights
5 1 (1.89%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.32%) Maven
2 6 (11.32%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
2 2 (3.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Cloud Engineer
2 13 (24.53%) Consultant
3 11 (20.75%) Cloud Consultant
4 8 (15.09%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Architect
6 6 (11.32%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) AWS Architect
7 5 (9.43%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (7.55%) AWS Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Domain Architect
8 4 (7.55%) Help Desk Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Administrator
9 2 (3.77%) Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Business IT Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Data Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) IT Business Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Web Services
2 4 (7.55%) Kafka
3 2 (3.77%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) HTML
4 1 (1.89%) LAMP
4 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (41.51%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (7.55%) Cloud Native
2 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) Blog
4 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (3.77%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Linux
2 11 (20.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (15.09%) Windows
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (20.75%) DevOps
3 9 (16.98%) ITIL
4 8 (15.09%) ITIL V3
4 8 (15.09%) Risk Management
4 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
4 8 (15.09%) Service Design
4 8 (15.09%) Service Management
4 8 (15.09%) Target Operating Model
5 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.32%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (9.43%) Analytics
6 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.43%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 5 (9.43%) Migration
7 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.55%) ETL
7 4 (7.55%) Network Virtualisation
7 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) Python
2 9 (16.98%) Ruby
3 5 (9.43%) SQL
4 4 (7.55%) Bash Shell
4 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.55%) Scala
5 3 (5.66%) Java
5 3 (5.66%) PHP
5 3 (5.66%) R
6 2 (3.77%) Perl
7 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) AWS Certification
2 3 (5.66%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.89%) MCSA
4 1 (1.89%) MCSE
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) GCP
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.21%) Docker
3 4 (7.55%) HDFS
4 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.66%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.77%) vSphere
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Flume
6 1 (1.89%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) Kubernetes
2 10 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (18.87%) Puppet
3 8 (15.09%) Ansible
3 8 (15.09%) Terraform
4 6 (11.32%) Rancher
5 4 (7.55%) Oozie
6 2 (3.77%) SCCM
6 2 (3.77%) SCOM
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.89%) Salt
7 1 (1.89%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) VMware
2 9 (16.98%) Google
3 8 (15.09%) ServiceNow
3 8 (15.09%) Splunk
4 4 (7.55%) Veeam
4 4 (7.55%) Zerto
5 3 (5.66%) Citrix
5 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.77%) Dell
6 2 (3.77%) EMC
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle
6 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco
7 1 (1.89%) IBM
7 1 (1.89%) Tableau