Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 310 329 340
Rank change year-on-year +19 +11 +86
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 259 224 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.86% 0.75% 0.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.09% 4.69% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 167 184 310
South East median annual salary £57,500 £49,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.35% -10.91% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,500 £73,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +10.00%

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 6,334 4,772 4,662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.95% 16.01% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5,279 4,083 4,005
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 19 July 2018.

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 19 July 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
Thames Valley 0 108 £52,500 - 28
Surrey +31 68 £62,500 +13.64% 4
Buckinghamshire +31 48 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Hampshire -16 42 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Berkshire -11 40 £57,500 +35.29% 22
Oxfordshire -22 20 £60,000 -11.11% 5
West Sussex -21 15 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Kent +16 11 £41,250 -46.77%
East Sussex - 11 £57,500 - 1
Middlesex - 3 £97,500 -
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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.

1 100 (38.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 97 (37.45%) Windows
3 91 (35.14%) Microsoft
4 73 (28.19%) VMware
5 72 (27.80%) Amazon AWS
6 66 (25.48%) Finance
7 64 (24.71%) Degree
8 63 (24.32%) Citrix
9 61 (23.55%) Active Directory
10 60 (23.17%) Office 365
11 59 (22.78%) Java
12 55 (21.24%) Problem-Solving
13 54 (20.85%) Windows Server
14 49 (18.92%) Linux
15 47 (18.15%) Agile Software Development
15 47 (18.15%) SaaS
16 45 (17.37%) VMware Infrastructure
16 45 (17.37%) ITIL
17 44 (16.99%) Continuous Improvement
18 39 (15.06%) JavaScript
19 38 (14.67%) DevOps
20 37 (14.29%) Firewall
21 35 (13.51%) Cisco
21 35 (13.51%) .NET
21 35 (13.51%) Web Services
21 35 (13.51%) IaaS
22 34 (13.13%) Python
23 33 (12.74%) Oracle
23 33 (12.74%) TOGAF
24 32 (12.36%) Computer Science

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 19 (7.34%) Apache
2 18 (6.95%) IIS
3 15 (5.79%) JBoss
4 14 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 11 (4.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (4.25%) WebLogic
6 10 (3.86%) Confluence
6 10 (3.86%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (2.70%) MS Exchange
7 7 (2.70%) SAS
8 5 (1.93%) Jetty
9 4 (1.54%) nginx
10 3 (1.16%) Apache Spark
10 3 (1.16%) CMS
10 3 (1.16%) Tornado
11 2 (0.77%) Drupal
11 2 (0.77%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.77%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (4.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.54%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.09%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (3.09%) NetSuite
2 7 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (1.93%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.16%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.39%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 100 (38.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 72 (27.80%) Amazon AWS
3 60 (23.17%) Office 365
4 47 (18.15%) SaaS
5 35 (13.51%) IaaS
6 31 (11.97%) PaaS
7 10 (3.86%) GitHub
8 6 (2.32%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (2.32%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (1.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (1.93%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.93%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (1.93%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (1.16%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (1.16%) G Suite
11 2 (0.77%) NuGet
11 2 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.39%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 37 (14.29%) Firewall
2 31 (11.97%) TCP/IP
3 17 (6.56%) DNS
4 14 (5.41%) Internet
5 13 (5.02%) Remote Desktop
6 11 (4.25%) DHCP
6 11 (4.25%) SAN
6 11 (4.25%) Software-Defined Networking
7 9 (3.47%) VPN
8 6 (2.32%) NAS
8 6 (2.32%) Wireless
9 5 (1.93%) Kerberos
10 4 (1.54%) Network Security
11 3 (1.16%) DMZ
12 2 (0.77%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.77%) LAN
12 2 (0.77%) LTE
12 2 (0.77%) MPLS
12 2 (0.77%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.77%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.02%) NoSQL
3 12 (4.63%) Big Data
3 12 (4.63%) MongoDB
3 12 (4.63%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.47%) MySQL
4 9 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.16%) Data Lake
7 3 (1.16%) Redis
8 2 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.77%) FileMaker
8 2 (0.77%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (0.77%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.77%) MariaDB
8 2 (0.77%) Neo4j
8 2 (0.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (11.97%) Git (software)
2 22 (8.49%) Jenkins
3 18 (6.95%) Subversion
4 13 (5.02%) Gerrit
4 13 (5.02%) JIRA
5 9 (3.47%) Selenium
5 9 (3.47%) TeamCity
6 8 (3.09%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (2.32%) JUnit
7 6 (2.32%) Mockito
8 5 (1.93%) Mercurial
8 5 (1.93%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.16%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.16%) Robot Framework
9 3 (1.16%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.77%) git-flow
10 2 (0.77%) gulp
10 2 (0.77%) Maven
11 1 (0.39%) Bundler
General
1 66 (25.48%) Finance
2 28 (10.81%) Legal
3 22 (8.49%) Retail
4 16 (6.18%) French Language
4 16 (6.18%) Italian Language
4 16 (6.18%) Law
4 16 (6.18%) Spanish Language
5 14 (5.41%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.47%) German Language
6 9 (3.47%) Marketing
7 5 (1.93%) Dutch Language
7 5 (1.93%) Mandarin Language
7 5 (1.93%) Portuguese Language
7 5 (1.93%) Turkish Language
8 4 (1.54%) Banking
8 4 (1.54%) Games
9 2 (0.77%) Advertising
10 1 (0.39%) Billing
10 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 42 (16.22%) Developer
2 39 (15.06%) Architect
3 22 (8.49%) Analyst
3 22 (8.49%) Consultant
4 20 (7.72%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (6.18%) Cloud Architect
6 15 (5.79%) Infrastructure Manager
7 14 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 14 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 13 (5.02%) Infrastructure Support
8 13 (5.02%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
8 13 (5.02%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 13 (5.02%) Java Developer
8 13 (5.02%) Senior Developer
8 13 (5.02%) Support Team Leader
8 13 (5.02%) Team Leader
9 12 (4.63%) Lead DevOps
10 10 (3.86%) .NET Developer
10 10 (3.86%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (13.51%) .NET
1 35 (13.51%) Web Services
2 24 (9.27%) HTML
3 16 (6.18%) JSON
4 15 (5.79%) CSS
4 15 (5.79%) REST
5 12 (4.63%) Java EE
5 12 (4.63%) Spring
6 11 (4.25%) HTML5
6 11 (4.25%) Spring MVC
7 10 (3.86%) AngularJS
8 9 (3.47%) .NET Framework
8 9 (3.47%) Ajax
8 9 (3.47%) ASP.NET
8 9 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (3.47%) WPF
9 8 (3.09%) Entity Framework
9 8 (3.09%) MSMQ
9 8 (3.09%) WF
10 7 (2.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.36%) Computer Science
2 29 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.49%) Data Centre
4 17 (6.56%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (5.02%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (4.25%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.09%) Data Structures
7 8 (3.09%) Replication
8 7 (2.70%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.70%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.70%) PKI
9 6 (2.32%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.93%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.93%) Grid Computing
10 5 (1.93%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.93%) User Experience
11 3 (1.16%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.16%) Internet of Things
11 3 (1.16%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.77%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 97 (37.45%) Windows
2 54 (20.85%) Windows Server
3 49 (18.92%) Linux
4 31 (11.97%) Windows 10
5 30 (11.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.70%) CentOS
8 4 (1.54%) Debian
9 3 (1.16%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.16%) Unix
10 2 (0.77%) Android
10 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (21.24%) Problem-Solving
2 47 (18.15%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (17.37%) ITIL
4 44 (16.99%) Continuous Improvement
5 38 (14.67%) DevOps
6 33 (12.74%) TOGAF
7 26 (10.04%) Analytics
7 26 (10.04%) Decision-Making
7 26 (10.04%) Presales
8 24 (9.27%) Scrum
9 23 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (8.49%) Configuration Management
11 21 (8.11%) MVC
12 20 (7.72%) Deployment Automation
12 20 (7.72%) Project Management
13 19 (7.34%) Enterprise Architecture
13 19 (7.34%) Zachman Framework
14 18 (6.95%) Test Automation
14 18 (6.95%) UML
15 16 (6.18%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 59 (22.78%) Java
2 39 (15.06%) JavaScript
3 34 (13.13%) Python
4 28 (10.81%) C
4 28 (10.81%) PowerShell
5 27 (10.42%) SQL
6 24 (9.27%) Perl
7 20 (7.72%) VBA
8 16 (6.18%) C++
9 12 (4.63%) C#
10 10 (3.86%) R
11 9 (3.47%) XAML
12 7 (2.70%) Java 8
12 7 (2.70%) PHP
13 6 (2.32%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.32%) Ruby
13 6 (2.32%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.54%) Scala
14 4 (1.54%) TypeScript
15 3 (1.16%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 64 (24.71%) Degree
2 22 (8.49%) MCSE
2 22 (8.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (7.72%) Security Cleared
4 18 (6.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (5.41%) CISSP
5 14 (5.41%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.47%) GSEC
6 9 (3.47%) ISACA
6 9 (3.47%) SANS
7 8 (3.09%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.54%) AWS Certification
9 4 (1.54%) CISM
10 3 (1.16%) CCIE
10 3 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.16%) MCSA
10 3 (1.16%) RHCE
10 3 (1.16%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.77%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.18%) SLA
2 12 (4.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.47%) ISAE 3402
4 7 (2.70%) GDPR
5 5 (1.93%) QA
6 3 (1.16%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.39%) COBIT
7 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (23.55%) Active Directory
2 45 (17.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (11.97%) Docker
3 31 (11.97%) XenApp
4 27 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
5 26 (10.04%) XenDesktop
6 19 (7.34%) Hyper-V
6 19 (7.34%) vSphere
7 11 (4.25%) Virtual Desktop
8 6 (2.32%) KVM
9 5 (1.93%) Terminal Services
10 4 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.77%) MetaFrame
11 2 (0.77%) vCloud
11 2 (0.77%) VMware NSX
11 2 (0.77%) Xen
11 2 (0.77%) XenServer
12 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 31 (11.97%) Ansible
2 26 (10.04%) Puppet
3 18 (6.95%) Kubernetes
3 18 (6.95%) SCCM
4 16 (6.18%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (3.09%) Terraform
6 7 (2.70%) logstash
7 4 (1.54%) FortiGate
7 4 (1.54%) Kibana
7 4 (1.54%) Nagios
7 4 (1.54%) Packer
7 4 (1.54%) SCOM
8 3 (1.16%) Cacti
8 3 (1.16%) CFEngine
8 3 (1.16%) Icinga
8 3 (1.16%) Netcool
8 3 (1.16%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.77%) vRealize
9 2 (0.77%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 91 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 73 (28.19%) VMware
3 63 (24.32%) Citrix
4 35 (13.51%) Cisco
5 33 (12.74%) Oracle
6 24 (9.27%) HP
7 14 (5.41%) Google
8 10 (3.86%) Red Hat
8 10 (3.86%) TOWER Software
9 9 (3.47%) Dell
10 8 (3.09%) Infragistics
10 8 (3.09%) JD Edwards
10 8 (3.09%) ServiceNow
11 7 (2.70%) Pega
11 7 (2.70%) Sitecore
12 5 (1.93%) Lumension
12 5 (1.93%) McAfee
13 4 (1.54%) Meraki
13 4 (1.54%) Palo Alto
13 4 (1.54%) Zerto