Period
to 11 April 2021

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 11 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
England > South East
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 244 294 279
Rank change year-on-year +50 -15 +59
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 117 159 260
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.94% 0.77% 0.98%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.37% 2.47% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 78 122 192
10th Percentile £44,700 £31,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £43,125 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £63,750 £56,250
Median % change year-on-year -1.96% +13.33% -2.17%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,375 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £110,125 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,750 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.58% -4.00% +4.17%

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 4,934 6,425 6,675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.63% 31.22% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,126 5,562 5,667
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,275 £27,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.90% +2.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Computing in the South East over the 6 months to 11 April 2021.

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 11 April 2021. 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
Hampshire +60 51 £65,000 +4.00% 2
Thames Valley +33 31 £60,000 -11.11% 7
West Sussex +33 19 £62,500 +13.64%
Berkshire +20 16 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Surrey +6 11 £66,000 +60.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +43 8 £51,250 -26.79% 3
Oxfordshire +24 7 £65,000 -5.45% 3
East Sussex +31 2 £56,250 -16.67% 1
Kent +13 2 £46,000 -20.00% 2
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 11 April 2021, 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 74 (63.25%) Azure
2 60 (51.28%) AWS
3 54 (46.15%) Python
4 39 (33.33%) Docker
5 34 (29.06%) DevOps
6 32 (27.35%) Kubernetes
6 32 (27.35%) PaaS
7 31 (26.50%) SaaS
8 30 (25.64%) IBM
8 30 (25.64%) Software Engineering
9 29 (24.79%) Go
9 29 (24.79%) GitLab
10 28 (23.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 27 (23.08%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 27 (23.08%) IBM Cloud
11 27 (23.08%) IaaS
11 27 (23.08%) Degree
12 26 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (20.51%) Information Security
13 24 (20.51%) Computer Science
13 24 (20.51%) Linux
14 23 (19.66%) Data Science
15 22 (18.80%) Management Information System
16 21 (17.95%) Microsoft
16 21 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 21 (17.95%) Security Operations
17 20 (17.09%) Kafka
17 20 (17.09%) Microsoft 365
17 20 (17.09%) Security Architecture
18 19 (16.24%) Disaster Recovery

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 9 (7.69%) IIS
2 4 (3.42%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.56%) SAS
4 2 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.71%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.71%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.85%) CMS
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.85%) JBoss
5 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Odoo
1 2 (1.71%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.71%) SAP GTS
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.85%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 74 (63.25%) Azure
2 60 (51.28%) AWS
3 32 (27.35%) PaaS
4 31 (26.50%) SaaS
5 27 (23.08%) IaaS
5 27 (23.08%) IBM Cloud
6 20 (17.09%) Microsoft 365
7 19 (16.24%) GCP
8 18 (15.38%) BPaaS
9 8 (6.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (5.13%) Amazon EKS
10 6 (5.13%) Amazon S3
11 5 (4.27%) GitHub
12 2 (1.71%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (1.71%) Azure Data Factory
12 2 (1.71%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 2 (1.71%) Google Sheets
12 2 (1.71%) Serverless
13 1 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.38%) WAAS
2 15 (12.82%) Firewall
3 14 (11.97%) Network Security
4 10 (8.55%) DNS
4 10 (8.55%) TCP/IP
5 9 (7.69%) VPN
6 7 (5.98%) SSL
7 6 (5.13%) BGP
7 6 (5.13%) H.323
7 6 (5.13%) Wireshark
8 5 (4.27%) Internet
9 4 (3.42%) DHCP
9 4 (3.42%) IPsec
10 3 (2.56%) Ethernet
10 3 (2.56%) IPv4
10 3 (2.56%) IPv6
10 3 (2.56%) LAN
10 3 (2.56%) MPLS
10 3 (2.56%) OSPF
10 3 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.69%) Big Data
4 8 (6.84%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (6.84%) DB2
5 7 (5.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (5.13%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (5.13%) BigQuery
6 6 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.13%) DataStage
6 6 (5.13%) InfluxDB
6 6 (5.13%) Looker
6 6 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (5.13%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (5.13%) QlikView
6 6 (5.13%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.13%) Snowflake Schema
6 6 (5.13%) Tableau
7 5 (4.27%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 29 (24.79%) GitLab
2 6 (5.13%) Selenium
3 5 (4.27%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.42%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.71%) JIRA
6 2 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.85%) Maven
7 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.85%) Subversion
7 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (5.98%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.13%) Law
3 3 (2.56%) Finance
3 3 (2.56%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.71%) Automotive
4 2 (1.71%) Billing
5 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (17.95%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 20 (17.09%) Analyst
4 18 (15.38%) Site Engineer
5 15 (12.82%) Security Analyst
6 14 (11.97%) Developer
6 14 (11.97%) IT Analyst
7 13 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
8 11 (9.40%) Architect
9 8 (6.84%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (5.98%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (5.98%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (5.13%) Azure Engineer
11 6 (5.13%) Developer in Test
11 6 (5.13%) Python Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Software Developer
12 5 (4.27%) IT Engineer
12 5 (4.27%) Software Engineer
13 4 (3.42%) IT Manager
13 4 (3.42%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.09%) Kafka
2 8 (6.84%) .NET
3 6 (5.13%) pytest
3 6 (5.13%) Web Services
3 6 (5.13%) WebRTC
4 4 (3.42%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (3.42%) REST
5 3 (2.56%) Django
5 3 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (2.56%) SOAP
6 2 (1.71%) .NET Core
6 2 (1.71%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.71%) CGI
6 2 (1.71%) CSS
6 2 (1.71%) HTML
6 2 (1.71%) HTML5
6 2 (1.71%) LDAP
6 2 (1.71%) React
6 2 (1.71%) RESTful
6 2 (1.71%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.80%) Management Information System
2 19 (16.24%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (8.55%) Data Centre
4 9 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.84%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (5.13%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.71%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.71%) iPad
8 2 (1.71%) User Experience
9 1 (0.85%) CCTV
9 1 (0.85%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.85%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.85%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.51%) Linux
2 12 (10.26%) Windows
3 8 (6.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.56%) CentOS
4 3 (2.56%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.71%) Unix
5 2 (1.71%) VMS
6 1 (0.85%) Android
6 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.85%) Fedora
6 1 (0.85%) MVS
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.06%) DevOps
2 30 (25.64%) Software Engineering
3 28 (23.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 27 (23.08%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 26 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (20.51%) Computer Science
6 24 (20.51%) Information Security
7 23 (19.66%) Data Science
8 21 (17.95%) Security Operations
9 20 (17.09%) Security Architecture
10 19 (16.24%) Disaster Recovery
11 18 (15.38%) Contingency Planning
11 18 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
11 18 (15.38%) Incident Management
11 18 (15.38%) Regulatory Compliance
11 18 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
12 14 (11.97%) Microservices
13 12 (10.26%) Project Management
14 11 (9.40%) Configuration Management
14 11 (9.40%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 54 (46.15%) Python
2 29 (24.79%) Go
3 19 (16.24%) SQL
4 11 (9.40%) Java
5 7 (5.98%) C++
5 7 (5.98%) R
6 6 (5.13%) PowerShell
6 6 (5.13%) Ruby
7 4 (3.42%) C#
8 3 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.56%) C
8 3 (2.56%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.85%) Perl
9 1 (0.85%) Scala
9 1 (0.85%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (23.08%) Degree
2 19 (16.24%) CISSP
3 18 (15.38%) CISA
3 18 (15.38%) CISM
3 18 (15.38%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 10 (8.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.27%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.42%) RHCSA
8 3 (2.56%) AWS Certification
8 3 (2.56%) CCIE
8 3 (2.56%) CCIE Service Provider
8 3 (2.56%) CCNP
8 3 (2.56%) CEH
8 3 (2.56%) JNCIP
8 3 (2.56%) RHCE
9 2 (1.71%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.85%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (15.38%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 18 (15.38%) HIPAA
2 18 (15.38%) ITGC
2 18 (15.38%) QA
3 13 (11.11%) GRC
4 5 (4.27%) COBIT
5 4 (3.42%) SLA
6 2 (1.71%) COSO
6 2 (1.71%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.71%) GDPR
6 2 (1.71%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.71%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.85%) NCSC
7 1 (0.85%) NIST
System Software
1 39 (33.33%) Docker
2 11 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 7 (5.98%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.13%) KVM
6 3 (2.56%) Firmware
7 2 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.71%) vSphere
8 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 32 (27.35%) Kubernetes
2 14 (11.97%) Ansible
3 9 (7.69%) Grafana
3 9 (7.69%) Prometheus
3 9 (7.69%) Terraform
4 3 (2.56%) Consul
4 3 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (2.56%) Graphite
4 3 (2.56%) Packer
4 3 (2.56%) Puppet
5 2 (1.71%) vCenter Server
5 2 (1.71%) vRealize
6 1 (0.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.85%) Nessus
6 1 (0.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 30 (25.64%) IBM
2 21 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.11%) Oracle
4 12 (10.26%) Google
5 11 (9.40%) VMware
6 6 (5.13%) Cognos
6 6 (5.13%) Informatica
6 6 (5.13%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (5.13%) Talend
6 6 (5.13%) TIBCO
7 5 (4.27%) Cisco
7 5 (4.27%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.42%) F5
9 3 (2.56%) Broadcom
9 3 (2.56%) Juniper
9 3 (2.56%) Mellanox
9 3 (2.56%) SAP
10 2 (1.71%) CA
10 2 (1.71%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.71%) Siebel