Period
to 15 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 213 215
Rank change year-on-year +40 +2 +33
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 54 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.00% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.34% 0.49% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 45 5 6
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% - -
10th Percentile £38,300 £61,750 £56,250
90th Percentile £99,500 £73,250 £71,875
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 2,306 2,241 2,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 42.86% 40.92% 41.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,537 1,374 1,152
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £43,174
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +1.91% +7.94%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,500 £68,750 £65,000
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 October 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 October 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 +39 42 £65,000 -3.70% 3
Glasgow -11 8 £42,000 -37.78% 2
West Lothian - 2 £42,500 -
Stirling - 1 £65,000 -
Falkirk - 1 £65,000 -
Public Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 31 (57.41%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (37.04%) Hybrid Cloud
3 19 (35.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (33.33%) Linux
5 15 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (24.07%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (18.52%) Identity Access Management
7 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (16.67%) Windows
8 9 (16.67%) Python
8 9 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 8 (14.81%) Finance
9 8 (14.81%) Ruby
10 7 (12.96%) TOGAF
10 7 (12.96%) VMware
10 7 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (12.96%) IaaS
10 7 (12.96%) SaaS
10 7 (12.96%) PaaS
10 7 (12.96%) Puppet
10 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (12.96%) DevOps
10 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
11 6 (11.11%) Terraform
11 6 (11.11%) Kubernetes
11 6 (11.11%) IT Strategy
11 6 (11.11%) Matrix Management
11 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (11.11%) Zachman Framework

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 5 (9.26%) Apache Spark
2 4 (7.41%) Apache Pig
2 4 (7.41%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.70%) Apache
3 2 (3.70%) JBoss
3 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.85%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 31 (57.41%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (35.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (24.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (12.96%) IaaS
4 7 (12.96%) PaaS
4 7 (12.96%) SaaS
5 4 (7.41%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (7.41%) Serverless
6 3 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (5.56%) Amazon S3
6 3 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (3.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.85%) AWS Data Pipeline
8 1 (1.85%) GitHub
8 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) SAN
2 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (1.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) Big Data
2 5 (9.26%) Apache Hive
3 4 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (5.56%) Sqoop
5 2 (3.70%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.85%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.85%) HBase
6 1 (1.85%) IBM BigInsights
6 1 (1.85%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.41%) Maven
2 4 (7.41%) Vagrant
3 2 (3.70%) Hudson
3 2 (3.70%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Architect
2 15 (27.78%) Consultant
3 14 (25.93%) Cloud Consultant
4 10 (18.52%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (12.96%) Cloud Architect
7 6 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) AWS Architect
9 4 (7.41%) Administrator
9 4 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) Domain Architect
9 4 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (5.56%) AWS Consultant
10 3 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (5.56%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 2 (3.70%) Big Data Consultant
11 2 (3.70%) Data Consultant
11 2 (3.70%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 2 (3.70%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) Web Services
2 4 (7.41%) Kafka
3 2 (3.70%) LAMP
3 2 (3.70%) Middleware
3 2 (3.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Blog
4 2 (3.70%) Clustering
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.85%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (16.67%) Windows
3 7 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.70%) Unix
6 1 (1.85%) CentOS
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.52%) Identity Access Management
3 9 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 7 (12.96%) DevOps
4 7 (12.96%) TOGAF
5 6 (11.11%) ArchiMate
5 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (11.11%) IT Strategy
5 6 (11.11%) Matrix Management
5 6 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.26%) ITIL
6 5 (9.26%) Migration
6 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
6 5 (9.26%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (9.26%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.41%) ETL
7 4 (7.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) Python
2 8 (14.81%) Ruby
3 6 (11.11%) SQL
4 5 (9.26%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.41%) Scala
6 3 (5.56%) Java
6 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.56%) R
7 2 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) AWS Certification
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) MCSE
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.85%) MCP
3 1 (1.85%) MCSA
3 1 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.11%) Docker
3 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.41%) HDFS
3 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (12.96%) Puppet
2 6 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 6 (11.11%) Terraform
3 5 (9.26%) Ansible
4 4 (7.41%) Oozie
4 4 (7.41%) Rancher
5 2 (3.70%) SCCM
6 1 (1.85%) Salt
6 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) VMware
2 6 (11.11%) Google
3 4 (7.41%) ServiceNow
3 4 (7.41%) Splunk
4 3 (5.56%) Citrix
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.70%) Veritas
6 1 (1.85%) IBM
6 1 (1.85%) Tableau