Period
to 20 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 306 290 353
Rank change year-on-year -16 +63 -71
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 170 248 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.74% 0.94% 0.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.45% 4.09% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 121 190 137
South East median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.13% -2.08% -1.64%
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £73,538 £75,400
England median annual salary £64,500 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.20% - +8.70%

Cloud Computing 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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6,942 6,064 6,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.12% 22.99% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5,857 5,036 5,116
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.31%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in the South East

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in the South East.

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in the South East

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in the South East over the 6 months to 20 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Cloud Computing in the South East

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 January 2020. 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
Thames Valley -39 52 £67,500 +12.50% 25
Hampshire +3 47 £55,000 +0.92% 4
Surrey +52 46 £60,000 -4.00% 8
Berkshire +11 41 £67,500 +8.00% 16
West Sussex +11 12 £90,000 +105.71%
Kent +8 9 £31,500 -55.00%
Buckinghamshire -12 6 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Oxfordshire -19 5 £55,000 -8.33% 7
East Sussex -10 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 South East region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 67 (39.41%) Microsoft
1 67 (39.41%) Azure
2 61 (35.88%) Windows
3 54 (31.76%) SaaS
4 49 (28.82%) Finance
5 45 (26.47%) DNS
6 40 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (23.53%) Degree
7 39 (22.94%) IaaS
8 37 (21.76%) PaaS
9 36 (21.18%) PowerShell
10 35 (20.59%) Active Directory
11 33 (19.41%) VMware
11 33 (19.41%) AWS
12 32 (18.82%) Linux
13 29 (17.06%) Cisco
14 27 (15.88%) VMware Infrastructure
15 26 (15.29%) SQL
16 25 (14.71%) IIS
16 25 (14.71%) Hyper-V
17 24 (14.12%) C#
17 24 (14.12%) DHCP
17 24 (14.12%) Decision-Making
17 24 (14.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 23 (13.53%) CRM
18 23 (13.53%) Docker
19 22 (12.94%) Computer Science
20 21 (12.35%) Firewall
20 21 (12.35%) Hybrid Cloud
20 21 (12.35%) Data Centre

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 25 (14.71%) IIS
2 7 (4.12%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.53%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.35%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.18%) Apache
6 2 (1.18%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.18%) Confluence
6 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (8.24%) NetSuite
2 6 (3.53%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (3.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.18%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (1.18%) MFGPRO
4 2 (1.18%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.59%) Lawson
5 1 (0.59%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 67 (39.41%) Azure
2 54 (31.76%) SaaS
3 39 (22.94%) IaaS
4 37 (21.76%) PaaS
5 33 (19.41%) AWS
6 17 (10.00%) Office 365
7 11 (6.47%) G Suite
8 8 (4.71%) Dynamics 365
9 7 (4.12%) GCP
10 6 (3.53%) Boomi
10 6 (3.53%) GitHub
11 5 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (2.94%) AWS CodeDeploy
11 5 (2.94%) AWS CodePipeline
11 5 (2.94%) Power Platform
12 4 (2.35%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (2.35%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 4 (2.35%) Serverless
13 3 (1.76%) Amazon ECS
13 3 (1.76%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 45 (26.47%) DNS
2 24 (14.12%) DHCP
3 21 (12.35%) Firewall
4 16 (9.41%) DMZ
5 13 (7.65%) iSCSI
5 13 (7.65%) LAN
5 13 (7.65%) NAS
5 13 (7.65%) VPN
5 13 (7.65%) WAN
6 10 (5.88%) Wireless
7 9 (5.29%) VoIP
8 8 (4.71%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (4.71%) SAN
8 8 (4.71%) TCP/IP
9 7 (4.12%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (2.94%) Ethernet
10 5 (2.94%) FTP
10 5 (2.94%) SMTP
10 5 (2.94%) Telnet
11 4 (2.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.76%) Power BI
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.59%) Big Data
5 1 (0.59%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.59%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.59%) MySQL
5 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.59%) Redis
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (5.88%) Selenium
1 10 (5.88%) SpecFlow
2 5 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (2.35%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.35%) LabVIEW
4 3 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.76%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.76%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.76%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.18%) Gradle
5 2 (1.18%) JUnit
5 2 (1.18%) Maven
5 2 (1.18%) Mockito
5 2 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.59%) Bower
6 1 (0.59%) git-flow
6 1 (0.59%) JIRA
6 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (28.82%) Finance
2 13 (7.65%) Marketing
3 12 (7.06%) Telecoms
4 11 (6.47%) Games
5 4 (2.35%) Avionics
5 4 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.35%) Military
6 3 (1.76%) Electronics
6 3 (1.76%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.18%) Banking
7 2 (1.18%) Legal
7 2 (1.18%) Retail
8 1 (0.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (17.06%) Architect
2 21 (12.35%) Consultant
2 21 (12.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
4 16 (9.41%) Developer
5 12 (7.06%) Analyst
5 12 (7.06%) Support Engineer
6 11 (6.47%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (6.47%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
7 10 (5.88%) Senior Test Consultant
7 10 (5.88%) Test Consultant
8 8 (4.71%) Account Manager
8 8 (4.71%) IT Engineer
8 8 (4.71%) Senior Account Manager
8 8 (4.71%) Senior Manager
8 8 (4.71%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.12%) Operations Engineer
9 7 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.41%) .NET
2 10 (5.88%) Web Services
3 8 (4.71%) HTML
4 7 (4.12%) CSS
5 6 (3.53%) HTML5
5 6 (3.53%) Kafka
6 5 (2.94%) Middleware
7 4 (2.35%) Ajax
7 4 (2.35%) Ext JS
7 4 (2.35%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (2.35%) RESTful
8 3 (1.76%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.76%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.76%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.76%) J2EE
8 3 (1.76%) Java EE
8 3 (1.76%) Spring
9 2 (1.18%) LDAP
9 2 (1.18%) SOAP
9 2 (1.18%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.35%) Data Centre
1 21 (12.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 11 (6.47%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (5.88%) Clustering
3 10 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.88%) Private Cloud
4 8 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.35%) CMDB
5 4 (2.35%) Social Network
6 2 (1.18%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.18%) CUDA
6 2 (1.18%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.18%) PKI
6 2 (1.18%) Replication
7 1 (0.59%) Arduino
7 1 (0.59%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.59%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (0.59%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 61 (35.88%) Windows
2 32 (18.82%) Linux
3 21 (12.35%) Windows Server
4 16 (9.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (5.88%) Unix
6 9 (5.29%) Solaris
7 8 (4.71%) Android
8 2 (1.18%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (14.12%) Decision-Making
2 24 (14.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 23 (13.53%) CRM
4 22 (12.94%) Computer Science
5 21 (12.35%) Analytics
6 20 (11.76%) Migration
7 19 (11.18%) ERP
8 18 (10.59%) SDLC
9 17 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (10.00%) ITIL
10 15 (8.82%) DevOps
11 14 (8.24%) Information Security
12 13 (7.65%) Capacity Planning
12 13 (7.65%) Server Management
13 12 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (7.06%) Integration Testing
13 12 (7.06%) Project Management
13 12 (7.06%) Software Engineering
13 12 (7.06%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.18%) PowerShell
2 26 (15.29%) SQL
3 24 (14.12%) C#
4 16 (9.41%) C
5 15 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 15 (8.82%) Python
6 14 (8.24%) Java
7 13 (7.65%) Shell Script
8 10 (5.88%) C++
9 6 (3.53%) Google Apps Script
10 5 (2.94%) PHP
11 4 (2.35%) MATLAB
11 4 (2.35%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.76%) R
12 3 (1.76%) VBA
13 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.18%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (23.53%) Degree
2 20 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (11.18%) Security Cleared
4 17 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.71%) DBS Check
6 5 (2.94%) MCP
6 5 (2.94%) MCSA
6 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.35%) CISM
7 4 (2.35%) CISSP
8 3 (1.76%) CCNA
8 3 (1.76%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.76%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.18%) CRISC
10 1 (0.59%) ACCA
10 1 (0.59%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.59%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.59%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.06%) SLA
2 7 (4.12%) JSP 440
2 7 (4.12%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.18%) GDPR
4 2 (1.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (1.18%) MiFID
4 2 (1.18%) NCSC
4 2 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.59%) QA
5 1 (0.59%) RMADS
System Software
1 35 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 27 (15.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (14.71%) Hyper-V
4 23 (13.53%) Docker
5 19 (11.18%) Firmware
6 8 (4.71%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (2.94%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.18%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (8.82%) Kubernetes
2 14 (8.24%) SCCM
3 10 (5.88%) Ansible
3 10 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
3 10 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
3 10 (5.88%) Terraform
4 8 (4.71%) WSUS
5 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (2.94%) SCOM
6 4 (2.35%) Nagios
7 2 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.18%) Puppet
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 67 (39.41%) Microsoft
2 33 (19.41%) VMware
3 29 (17.06%) Cisco
4 16 (9.41%) Citrix
5 14 (8.24%) Oracle
5 14 (8.24%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (6.47%) Google
6 11 (6.47%) ServiceNow
6 11 (6.47%) Splunk
7 10 (5.88%) JD Edwards
7 10 (5.88%) SAP
8 8 (4.71%) Arista
8 8 (4.71%) Brocade
8 8 (4.71%) Emulex
9 7 (4.12%) HP
10 6 (3.53%) Dell
10 6 (3.53%) MuleSoft
10 6 (3.53%) Workday
11 5 (2.94%) Spiceworks
12 4 (2.35%) Sencha