Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
England > South East
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 312 313 331
Rank change year-on-year +1 +18 -50
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 197 253 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.78% 0.88% 0.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.70% 3.97% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 157 167 160
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -5.41%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +4.35%

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 7,286 6,379 5,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.89% 22.07% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6,154 5,360 4,489
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +1.96%

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 October 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 20 October 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 +7 71 £60,000 +4.35% 19
Surrey +31 42 £61,250 -2.00% 10
Hampshire -2 40 £55,000 -6.38% 6
Berkshire +26 37 £62,500 +8.70% 7
Oxfordshire +32 28 £60,000 -8.40% 5
West Sussex +9 20 £57,500 +15.00% 2
East Sussex +6 15 £50,000 +11.11%
Kent -6 9 £31,500 -38.54%
Buckinghamshire -25 6 £56,250 +32.35% 7
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 105 (53.30%) Azure
2 84 (42.64%) Microsoft
3 77 (39.09%) Windows
4 73 (37.06%) Linux
5 65 (32.99%) AWS
6 63 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (31.47%) C#
8 58 (29.44%) Degree
9 53 (26.90%) Google
10 50 (25.38%) .NET
10 50 (25.38%) GCP
11 49 (24.87%) SaaS
12 48 (24.37%) Python
13 46 (23.35%) Software Engineering
14 44 (22.34%) VMware
15 42 (21.32%) Finance
16 41 (20.81%) Computer Science
16 41 (20.81%) Docker
17 40 (20.30%) DevOps
18 39 (19.80%) Active Directory
19 38 (19.29%) JavaScript
19 38 (19.29%) VMware Infrastructure
19 38 (19.29%) PowerShell
20 37 (18.78%) Java
21 35 (17.77%) DNS
22 32 (16.24%) C++
22 32 (16.24%) IIS
23 31 (15.74%) Computer Science Degree
24 29 (14.72%) SDLC
25 27 (13.71%) Web Services

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 (16.24%) IIS
2 12 (6.09%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.05%) OpenStack
4 5 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.03%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.52%) Apache
6 3 (1.52%) CMS
6 3 (1.52%) Confluence
6 3 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.02%) SAS
7 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.51%) nginx
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.57%) NetSuite
2 7 (3.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.54%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (1.52%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.02%) nopCommerce
5 2 (1.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 105 (53.30%) Azure
2 65 (32.99%) AWS
3 50 (25.38%) GCP
4 49 (24.87%) SaaS
5 18 (9.14%) IaaS
5 18 (9.14%) PaaS
6 17 (8.63%) Office 365
7 14 (7.11%) IBM Cloud
8 12 (6.09%) npm
9 10 (5.08%) G Suite
10 8 (4.06%) GitHub
11 7 (3.55%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (3.55%) Serverless
12 6 (3.05%) Dynamics 365
13 4 (2.03%) AWS CodePipeline
14 3 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (1.52%) Route 53
14 3 (1.52%) Twilio
15 2 (1.02%) Amazon ECS
15 2 (1.02%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 35 (17.77%) DNS
2 22 (11.17%) DHCP
3 17 (8.63%) Firewall
4 14 (7.11%) DMZ
5 13 (6.60%) VoIP
6 11 (5.58%) LAN
7 10 (5.08%) WAN
8 9 (4.57%) Wireless
9 8 (4.06%) iSCSI
9 8 (4.06%) NAS
9 8 (4.06%) TCP/IP
10 7 (3.55%) Skype
11 6 (3.05%) SMTP
12 5 (2.54%) Ethernet
12 5 (2.54%) FTP
12 5 (2.54%) Telnet
12 5 (2.54%) VPN
13 4 (2.03%) SAN
14 3 (1.52%) CTI
14 3 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.17%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.55%) Big Data
3 6 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.54%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.54%) Redis
4 5 (2.54%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.02%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.51%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.51%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.51%) Mahout
8 1 (0.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (11.17%) Selenium
2 15 (7.61%) SpecFlow
3 11 (5.58%) Babel
3 11 (5.58%) gulp
3 11 (5.58%) Jenkins
3 11 (5.58%) webpack
4 10 (5.08%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.05%) git-flow
5 6 (3.05%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (2.54%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.02%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.02%) Gradle
8 2 (1.02%) JIRA
8 2 (1.02%) LabVIEW
8 2 (1.02%) Maven
8 2 (1.02%) Mockito
8 2 (1.02%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 42 (21.32%) Finance
2 16 (8.12%) Telecoms
3 15 (7.61%) Games
4 5 (2.54%) Legal
4 5 (2.54%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.54%) Marketing
4 5 (2.54%) Public Sector
5 3 (1.52%) Electronics
6 2 (1.02%) Avionics
7 1 (0.51%) Billing
7 1 (0.51%) French Language
7 1 (0.51%) German Language
7 1 (0.51%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (21.83%) Software Engineer
2 23 (11.68%) Consultant
3 21 (10.66%) Senior Software Engineer
4 17 (8.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (8.12%) Azure Engineer
5 16 (8.12%) C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (8.12%) Senior Consultant
6 15 (7.61%) Developer
6 15 (7.61%) DevOps Engineer
6 15 (7.61%) Senior Test Consultant
6 15 (7.61%) Test Consultant
7 13 (6.60%) Support Engineer
8 12 (6.09%) Architect
9 11 (5.58%) Cloud Engineer
10 9 (4.57%) Analyst
10 9 (4.57%) Graduate
11 8 (4.06%) Wintel Engineer
12 7 (3.55%) Citrix Engineer
12 7 (3.55%) Server Engineer
13 6 (3.05%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (25.38%) .NET
2 27 (13.71%) Web Services
3 24 (12.18%) RESTful
4 20 (10.15%) HTML
5 17 (8.63%) AngularJS
5 17 (8.63%) HTML5
6 10 (5.08%) CSS
7 8 (4.06%) .NET Core
8 7 (3.55%) Ajax
8 7 (3.55%) Ext JS
8 7 (3.55%) Natural Language Processing
9 6 (3.05%) ASP.NET
9 6 (3.05%) Node.js
9 6 (3.05%) WebRTC
10 5 (2.54%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (2.54%) LDAP
11 4 (2.03%) Elastic Stack
11 4 (2.03%) SOAP
12 3 (1.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.57%) Clustering
3 9 (4.57%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.06%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.55%) Online Games
5 7 (3.55%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.05%) PKI
6 6 (3.05%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.54%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (2.54%) Replication
8 4 (2.03%) CMDB
9 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.52%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.52%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.02%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.02%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 77 (39.09%) Windows
2 73 (37.06%) Linux
3 20 (10.15%) Windows Server
4 14 (7.11%) Android
5 11 (5.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (4.57%) Solaris
6 9 (4.57%) Unix
7 6 (3.05%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.54%) CentOS
9 4 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.52%) Debian
10 3 (1.52%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (23.35%) Software Engineering
3 41 (20.81%) Computer Science
4 40 (20.30%) DevOps
5 29 (14.72%) SDLC
6 24 (12.18%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (9.64%) Cryptography
7 19 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 19 (9.64%) Time Management
8 17 (8.63%) Infrastructure Automation
8 17 (8.63%) ITIL
9 16 (8.12%) Integration Testing
10 15 (7.61%) Artificial Intelligence
10 15 (7.61%) Machine Learning
11 14 (7.11%) Analytics
11 14 (7.11%) Mathematics
11 14 (7.11%) Scrum
11 14 (7.11%) Test Automation
12 13 (6.60%) Decision-Making
12 13 (6.60%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 62 (31.47%) C#
2 48 (24.37%) Python
3 38 (19.29%) JavaScript
3 38 (19.29%) PowerShell
4 37 (18.78%) Java
5 32 (16.24%) C++
6 25 (12.69%) SQL
7 24 (12.18%) Bash Shell
8 21 (10.66%) Objective-C
9 16 (8.12%) TypeScript
10 15 (7.61%) C
11 7 (3.55%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.03%) Google Apps Script
12 4 (2.03%) PHP
12 4 (2.03%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.52%) Go
13 3 (1.52%) Ruby
14 2 (1.02%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (29.44%) Degree
2 31 (15.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.05%) MCP
3 6 (3.05%) MCSA
3 6 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.05%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.05%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.52%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.02%) CISM
5 2 (1.02%) CISSP
6 1 (0.51%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.51%) MCSE
6 1 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.51%) RHCE
6 1 (0.51%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.58%) SLA
2 6 (3.05%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.05%) QA
3 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.02%) GDPR
5 1 (0.51%) COBIT
5 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (20.81%) Docker
2 39 (19.80%) Active Directory
3 38 (19.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (13.20%) Hyper-V
5 14 (7.11%) Firmware
6 5 (2.54%) Terminal Services
6 5 (2.54%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.51%) Ceph
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (12.69%) Ansible
2 24 (12.18%) Puppet
3 22 (11.17%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (10.15%) Kubernetes
5 11 (5.58%) Single Sign-On
6 9 (4.57%) Microsoft Intune
6 9 (4.57%) SCCM
7 8 (4.06%) Microsoft Clustering
8 7 (3.55%) Terraform
9 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 5 (2.54%) Nagios
9 5 (2.54%) SCOM
10 4 (2.03%) Grafana
11 3 (1.52%) Kibana
11 3 (1.52%) logstash
11 3 (1.52%) Prometheus
11 3 (1.52%) WSUS
12 1 (0.51%) Consul
12 1 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.51%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 84 (42.64%) Microsoft
2 53 (26.90%) Google
3 44 (22.34%) VMware
4 25 (12.69%) Citrix
5 19 (9.64%) Cisco
6 18 (9.14%) IBM
7 11 (5.58%) HP
7 11 (5.58%) Oracle
7 11 (5.58%) ServiceNow
7 11 (5.58%) Splunk
8 9 (4.57%) SAP
9 7 (3.55%) 3PAR
9 7 (3.55%) JD Edwards
9 7 (3.55%) Juniper
9 7 (3.55%) Red Hat
9 7 (3.55%) Sencha
10 5 (2.54%) Epicor
10 5 (2.54%) Infor
10 5 (2.54%) Spiceworks
11 4 (2.03%) BMC