Period
to 18 June 2019

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 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 266 325 346
Rank change year-on-year +59 +21 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 268 251 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.02% 0.84% 0.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.88% 3.86% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 200 162 167
South East median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +21.05% -13.64%
10th Percentile £37,450 £32,575 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £77,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% -

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 6,906 6,495 4,820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.41% 21.64% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5,833 5,370 4,115
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -2.17%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 18 June 2019.

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 18 June 2019. 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 +60 133 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Berkshire +75 91 £62,500 +8.70% 1
Hampshire +20 61 £52,500 - 2
Surrey -11 38 £55,000 -12.00%
Oxfordshire +53 31 £60,000 -2.44% 2
East Sussex +21 23 £60,000 +4.35%
West Sussex -5 12 £57,500 +15.00%
Buckinghamshire -12 11 £55,000 +22.22%
Kent +3 1 £55,000 +33.33%
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, 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.

1 154 (57.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 132 (49.25%) Amazon AWS
3 115 (42.91%) C#
4 113 (42.16%) Linux
5 111 (41.42%) Microsoft
6 109 (40.67%) Agile Software Development
7 102 (38.06%) .NET
8 101 (37.69%) Java
9 92 (34.33%) Software Engineering
10 88 (32.84%) Google
11 77 (28.73%) JavaScript
12 76 (28.36%) Google Cloud Platform
13 74 (27.61%) Python
14 70 (26.12%) Docker
15 68 (25.37%) SaaS
16 66 (24.63%) DevOps
17 63 (23.51%) Puppet
18 62 (23.13%) Windows
19 58 (21.64%) Degree
20 54 (20.15%) Ansible
21 50 (18.66%) AngularJS
21 50 (18.66%) Computer Science
21 50 (18.66%) Objective-C
22 48 (17.91%) VMware
22 48 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
22 48 (17.91%) Opscode Chef
23 47 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
23 47 (17.54%) RESTful
24 44 (16.42%) C++
25 42 (15.67%) SQL

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 32 (11.94%) IIS
2 11 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (4.10%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.73%) Apache
4 9 (3.36%) OpenStack
5 8 (2.99%) CMS
5 8 (2.99%) nginx
5 8 (2.99%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.87%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.49%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.49%) JBoss
7 4 (1.49%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.75%) Confluence
9 2 (0.75%) SAS
10 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.37%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (3.73%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (5.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (2.99%) nopCommerce
3 6 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.24%) NetSuite
3 6 (2.24%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.75%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 154 (57.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 132 (49.25%) Amazon AWS
3 76 (28.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 68 (25.37%) SaaS
5 38 (14.18%) IBM Cloud
6 35 (13.06%) npm
7 28 (10.45%) PaaS
8 27 (10.07%) IaaS
9 19 (7.09%) Office 365
10 13 (4.85%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (2.61%) GitHub
11 7 (2.61%) Serverless
12 6 (2.24%) Amazon S3
12 6 (2.24%) Dynamics 365
12 6 (2.24%) Twilio
13 5 (1.87%) Route 53
14 4 (1.49%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (1.49%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
15 2 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.72%) LAN
2 17 (6.34%) Skype
2 17 (6.34%) WAN
3 16 (5.97%) DNS
4 13 (4.85%) Firewall
5 8 (2.99%) CTI
5 8 (2.99%) H.323
6 7 (2.61%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (2.24%) GPRS
8 5 (1.87%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.87%) VoIP
9 4 (1.49%) SAN
9 4 (1.49%) Unified Communications
10 3 (1.12%) DHCP
10 3 (1.12%) Wireless
11 2 (0.75%) DMZ
11 2 (0.75%) HTTP
11 2 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.37%) VLAN
12 1 (0.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.30%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.97%) Big Data
3 15 (5.60%) NoSQL
4 14 (5.22%) Redis
5 12 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.99%) Amazon Athena
8 8 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (2.99%) SQL Server 2016
9 7 (2.61%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.49%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.49%) HBase
10 4 (1.49%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.12%) MySQL
11 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 35 (13.06%) Babel
1 35 (13.06%) gulp
1 35 (13.06%) webpack
2 30 (11.19%) Jenkins
3 29 (10.82%) Selenium
4 28 (10.45%) Git (software)
5 16 (5.97%) git-flow
6 13 (4.85%) SpecFlow
7 11 (4.10%) Visual Studio
8 8 (2.99%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (2.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (1.87%) GitLab
11 4 (1.49%) Maven
12 3 (1.12%) JIRA
13 2 (0.75%) CircleCI
14 1 (0.37%) JMeter
14 1 (0.37%) LabVIEW
14 1 (0.37%) NUnit
14 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 37 (13.81%) Finance
2 14 (5.22%) Avionics
2 14 (5.22%) Games
3 8 (2.99%) French Language
3 8 (2.99%) German Language
4 7 (2.61%) Italian Language
4 7 (2.61%) Spanish Language
4 7 (2.61%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.24%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.12%) Legal
6 3 (1.12%) Marketing
6 3 (1.12%) Publishing
7 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 87 (32.46%) Software Engineer
2 58 (21.64%) Senior Software Engineer
3 25 (9.33%) Consultant
4 23 (8.58%) DevOps Engineer
5 22 (8.21%) Project Manager
6 20 (7.46%) Architect
6 20 (7.46%) Senior Consultant
7 19 (7.09%) Developer
8 18 (6.72%) .NET Developer
8 18 (6.72%) C++ Software Engineer
8 18 (6.72%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (5.97%) Graduate
10 14 (5.22%) Development Engineer
10 14 (5.22%) Systems Engineer
11 13 (4.85%) Test Development Engineer
11 13 (4.85%) Test Engineer
12 12 (4.48%) Cloud Architect
12 12 (4.48%) Senior Test Consultant
12 12 (4.48%) Test Consultant
13 11 (4.10%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (38.06%) .NET
2 50 (18.66%) AngularJS
3 47 (17.54%) RESTful
4 37 (13.81%) HTML
5 32 (11.94%) Web Services
6 26 (9.70%) HTML5
7 24 (8.96%) ASP.NET
7 24 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (8.96%) Node.js
8 21 (7.84%) WebRTC
9 16 (5.97%) CSS
10 14 (5.22%) .NET Core
10 14 (5.22%) .NET Framework
11 11 (4.10%) Entity Framework
11 11 (4.10%) LDAP
11 11 (4.10%) XML
12 9 (3.36%) ASP.NET Core
13 8 (2.99%) Elastic Stack
13 8 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (2.99%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (8.21%) Video Conferencing
3 19 (7.09%) Data Centre
3 19 (7.09%) Public Cloud
4 17 (6.34%) Hybrid Cloud
5 13 (4.85%) Data Protection Act
5 13 (4.85%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (4.10%) PKI
7 9 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (2.99%) N-Tier
9 7 (2.61%) Private Cloud
10 6 (2.24%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (2.24%) Online Games
10 6 (2.24%) User Experience
11 5 (1.87%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.49%) Mobile App
13 3 (1.12%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.75%) CMDB
14 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
14 2 (0.75%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 113 (42.16%) Linux
2 62 (23.13%) Windows
3 26 (9.70%) Android
4 22 (8.21%) Apple iOS
5 12 (4.48%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.61%) CentOS
7 5 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.49%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.12%) Debian
9 3 (1.12%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (40.67%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (34.33%) Software Engineering
3 66 (24.63%) DevOps
4 50 (18.66%) Computer Science
5 48 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (14.18%) SDLC
7 35 (13.06%) Mentoring
8 34 (12.69%) Project Management
9 32 (11.94%) Infrastructure Automation
10 26 (9.70%) Scrum
10 26 (9.70%) TDD
11 25 (9.33%) High Availability
11 25 (9.33%) OO
12 24 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 24 (8.96%) ITIL
12 24 (8.96%) Mathematics
12 24 (8.96%) OOP
13 23 (8.58%) Cybersecurity
13 23 (8.58%) Presales
14 22 (8.21%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 115 (42.91%) C#
2 101 (37.69%) Java
3 77 (28.73%) JavaScript
4 74 (27.61%) Python
5 50 (18.66%) Objective-C
6 44 (16.42%) C++
7 42 (15.67%) SQL
8 41 (15.30%) PowerShell
9 39 (14.55%) TypeScript
10 31 (11.57%) Bash Shell
11 19 (7.09%) Ruby
12 13 (4.85%) Go
13 11 (4.10%) Perl
13 11 (4.10%) PHP
14 10 (3.73%) PL/SQL
14 10 (3.73%) Scala
15 9 (3.36%) MATLAB
15 9 (3.36%) Shell Script
15 9 (3.36%) VBA
16 8 (2.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (21.64%) Degree
2 42 (15.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (5.60%) Security Cleared
4 12 (4.48%) AWS Certification
5 9 (3.36%) SC Cleared
6 8 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.61%) MCSE
8 4 (1.49%) MCSA
8 4 (1.49%) RHCE
8 4 (1.49%) RHCSA
9 3 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.75%) APMP
10 2 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.37%) HP ASE
11 1 (0.37%) ISEB
11 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.37%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.36%) QA
2 6 (2.24%) GDPR
3 5 (1.87%) SLA
4 4 (1.49%) COBIT
4 4 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.12%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.75%) COSO
6 2 (0.75%) NIST
System Software
1 70 (26.12%) Docker
2 47 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (11.57%) Active Directory
4 20 (7.46%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.37%) Ceph
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 63 (23.51%) Puppet
2 54 (20.15%) Ansible
3 48 (17.91%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (11.94%) Kubernetes
5 10 (3.73%) Terraform
6 8 (2.99%) Grafana
7 5 (1.87%) Consul
7 5 (1.87%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (1.87%) Packer
7 5 (1.87%) Prometheus
8 3 (1.12%) Kibana
8 3 (1.12%) logstash
8 3 (1.12%) Nagios
8 3 (1.12%) Opsview
9 2 (0.75%) Graphite
9 2 (0.75%) Mesos
10 1 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.37%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 111 (41.42%) Microsoft
2 88 (32.84%) Google
3 48 (17.91%) VMware
4 40 (14.93%) IBM
5 21 (7.84%) Citrix
6 20 (7.46%) Oracle
7 9 (3.36%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.99%) Avaya
9 6 (2.24%) Epicor
9 6 (2.24%) Guidewire
9 6 (2.24%) Infor
9 6 (2.24%) JD Edwards
9 6 (2.24%) SAP
10 5 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.49%) Automation Anywhere
11 4 (1.49%) Blue Prism
11 4 (1.49%) Sencha
11 4 (1.49%) Tableau
11 4 (1.49%) Teradata
11 4 (1.49%) UiPath