Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
England > South East
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 289 352 285
Rank change year-on-year +63 -67 +117
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 251 209 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.93% 0.66% 1.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.16% 3.36% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 188 132 209
South East median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £61,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% -1.64% +16.19%
10th Percentile £33,750 £40,025 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,900 £90,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £59,707
% change year-on-year +4.17% +0.49% +13.73%

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 6,038 6,217 4,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.49% 19.75% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5,053 5,161 3,738
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -1.04% +4.92%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +55 127 £60,000 +20.00% 21
Berkshire +68 71 £62,500 +31.58% 10
Hampshire +48 62 £52,500 -4.55% 8
Oxfordshire +25 36 £60,000 -2.04% 5
Surrey +3 32 £60,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +19 20 £47,500 -3.06% 6
West Sussex -2 15 £43,750 -16.67% 4
East Sussex +18 14 £45,000 -21.74% 2
Kent +23 1 £70,000 -
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 138 (54.98%) Amazon AWS
2 132 (52.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 124 (49.40%) Linux
4 117 (46.61%) Java
5 100 (39.84%) Microsoft
6 91 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
7 88 (35.06%) Software Engineering
7 88 (35.06%) C#
8 79 (31.47%) .NET
9 77 (30.68%) Python
10 76 (30.28%) Google
11 70 (27.89%) Ansible
12 64 (25.50%) Docker
13 61 (24.30%) Puppet
14 59 (23.51%) DevOps
14 59 (23.51%) Degree
15 58 (23.11%) JavaScript
16 55 (21.91%) Windows
17 54 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
18 50 (19.92%) C++
19 46 (18.33%) Objective-C
20 45 (17.93%) VMware
21 44 (17.53%) High Availability
22 43 (17.13%) SaaS
23 39 (15.54%) Git (software)
24 38 (15.14%) Computer Science
24 38 (15.14%) Jenkins
24 38 (15.14%) Google Cloud Platform
24 38 (15.14%) ITIL
25 37 (14.74%) 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 13 (5.18%) Apache
2 12 (4.78%) Confluence
3 11 (4.38%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (4.38%) JBoss
4 10 (3.98%) IIS
4 10 (3.98%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.59%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (3.19%) Apache Spark
6 8 (3.19%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.39%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.59%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.20%) Jetty
9 3 (1.20%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.20%) nginx
9 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.80%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.80%) SAS
10 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (5.18%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.80%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.40%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 138 (54.98%) Amazon AWS
2 132 (52.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (17.13%) SaaS
4 38 (15.14%) Google Cloud Platform
5 30 (11.95%) GitHub
6 26 (10.36%) IBM Cloud
6 26 (10.36%) npm
7 17 (6.77%) Amazon EC2
8 16 (6.37%) IaaS
9 14 (5.58%) PaaS
10 13 (5.18%) Amazon S3
11 10 (3.98%) Office 365
12 7 (2.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (2.39%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (1.59%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (1.59%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (1.59%) CloudFront
14 4 (1.59%) Route 53
14 4 (1.59%) Serverless
14 4 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.76%) Firewall
2 20 (7.97%) H.323
3 12 (4.78%) Skype
4 9 (3.59%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (2.39%) Unified Communications
6 4 (1.59%) DNS
6 4 (1.59%) HTTP
6 4 (1.59%) Internet
6 4 (1.59%) SAN
7 3 (1.20%) DHCP
7 3 (1.20%) LAN
7 3 (1.20%) VPN
7 3 (1.20%) VSAN
7 3 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.20%) Wireless
8 2 (0.80%) 802.11
8 2 (0.80%) WAN
9 1 (0.40%) BGP
9 1 (0.40%) DMZ
9 1 (0.40%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.55%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.76%) Amazon RDS
3 20 (7.97%) NoSQL
4 13 (5.18%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.98%) MySQL
6 8 (3.19%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.79%) Big Data
8 6 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.99%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.99%) MariaDB
10 4 (1.59%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.59%) Couchbase
10 4 (1.59%) CouchDB
10 4 (1.59%) HBase
10 4 (1.59%) QlikView
10 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.59%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 39 (15.54%) Git (software)
2 38 (15.14%) Jenkins
3 26 (10.36%) Babel
3 26 (10.36%) gulp
3 26 (10.36%) webpack
4 20 (7.97%) Subversion
5 18 (7.17%) Selenium
6 14 (5.58%) JIRA
7 10 (3.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (3.19%) GitLab
9 5 (1.99%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.99%) Gerrit
9 5 (1.99%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (1.99%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.59%) Maven
10 4 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.20%) git-flow
11 3 (1.20%) JUnit
11 3 (1.20%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (8.76%) Finance
2 11 (4.38%) French Language
2 11 (4.38%) Games
2 11 (4.38%) Italian Language
2 11 (4.38%) Spanish Language
3 9 (3.59%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.19%) Avionics
4 8 (3.19%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.79%) German Language
6 6 (2.39%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.39%) Law
7 5 (1.99%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.80%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.80%) Legal
8 2 (0.80%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.40%) Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Electronics
9 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (30.28%) Software Engineer
2 34 (13.55%) Senior Software Engineer
3 30 (11.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 23 (9.16%) Architect
5 19 (7.57%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (6.37%) Java Engineer
7 14 (5.58%) Lead DevOps
8 13 (5.18%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (4.78%) Applications Support
9 12 (4.78%) Developer
9 12 (4.78%) Graduate
9 12 (4.78%) Project Manager
10 11 (4.38%) Analyst
10 11 (4.38%) Applications Engineer
10 11 (4.38%) Applications Support Engineer
10 11 (4.38%) C++ Software Engineer
10 11 (4.38%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 11 (4.38%) Support Engineer
11 10 (3.98%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (3.98%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (31.47%) .NET
2 34 (13.55%) RESTful
3 33 (13.15%) AngularJS
4 26 (10.36%) HTML
5 22 (8.76%) HTML5
6 21 (8.37%) WebRTC
7 20 (7.97%) Django
8 18 (7.17%) WPF
9 17 (6.77%) Web Services
10 14 (5.58%) Node.js
11 12 (4.78%) Elastic Stack
12 11 (4.38%) JSON
13 10 (3.98%) .NET Core
13 10 (3.98%) Kafka
14 9 (3.59%) CSS
14 9 (3.59%) Middleware
14 9 (3.59%) SOAP
14 9 (3.59%) Twisted
14 9 (3.59%) XML
15 8 (3.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.37%) Video Conferencing
3 17 (6.77%) User Experience
4 15 (5.98%) Data Centre
5 14 (5.58%) Mobile App
5 14 (5.58%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (3.98%) Online Games
8 9 (3.59%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.39%) Public Cloud
9 6 (2.39%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.99%) Life Science
10 5 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (1.59%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 4 (1.59%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (1.20%) Blog
12 3 (1.20%) Clustering
12 3 (1.20%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.20%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 124 (49.40%) Linux
2 55 (21.91%) Windows
3 29 (11.55%) Android
4 26 (10.36%) Apple iOS
5 19 (7.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (5.58%) CentOS
7 13 (5.18%) Unix
7 13 (5.18%) Windows Server
8 6 (2.39%) Debian
9 5 (1.99%) Solaris
9 5 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.80%) AIX
11 2 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.80%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (36.25%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (35.06%) Software Engineering
3 59 (23.51%) DevOps
4 54 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (17.53%) High Availability
6 38 (15.14%) Computer Science
6 38 (15.14%) ITIL
7 32 (12.75%) Configuration Management
8 28 (11.16%) OO
9 27 (10.76%) Mathematics
9 27 (10.76%) Mentoring
9 27 (10.76%) Project Management
9 27 (10.76%) Scrum
10 26 (10.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 26 (10.36%) OOP
10 26 (10.36%) Open Source
10 26 (10.36%) Test Automation
11 25 (9.96%) Problem-Solving
12 24 (9.56%) Kanban
12 24 (9.56%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 117 (46.61%) Java
2 88 (35.06%) C#
3 77 (30.68%) Python
4 58 (23.11%) JavaScript
5 50 (19.92%) C++
6 46 (18.33%) Objective-C
7 37 (14.74%) SQL
8 29 (11.55%) PowerShell
8 29 (11.55%) Ruby
9 26 (10.36%) TypeScript
10 23 (9.16%) Bash Shell
11 20 (7.97%) Go
11 20 (7.97%) PHP
12 17 (6.77%) C
13 15 (5.98%) Assembly Language
14 13 (5.18%) Perl
15 12 (4.78%) Shell Script
15 12 (4.78%) VBA
16 10 (3.98%) Scala
17 7 (2.79%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 59 (23.51%) Degree
2 32 (12.75%) Security Cleared
3 30 (11.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 23 (9.16%) SC Cleared
5 13 (5.18%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (4.78%) AWS Certification
7 7 (2.79%) RHCE
7 7 (2.79%) RHCSA
8 5 (1.99%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.59%) CEH
9 4 (1.59%) CISSP
10 1 (0.40%) HP ASE
10 1 (0.40%) MCSE
10 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.40%) NCIE
10 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.37%) QA
2 8 (3.19%) SLA
3 6 (2.39%) GDPR
4 2 (0.80%) COBIT
4 2 (0.80%) COSO
4 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 64 (25.50%) Docker
2 33 (13.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (9.56%) Active Directory
4 13 (5.18%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.99%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.59%) Apache Flume
6 4 (1.59%) HDFS
7 2 (0.80%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 70 (27.89%) Ansible
2 61 (24.30%) Puppet
3 33 (13.15%) Kubernetes
3 33 (13.15%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (8.76%) Terraform
5 11 (4.38%) Packer
6 9 (3.59%) Grafana
7 8 (3.19%) Consul
7 8 (3.19%) Docker Swarm
7 8 (3.19%) Graphite
7 8 (3.19%) Prometheus
8 7 (2.79%) Kibana
9 4 (1.59%) Oozie
9 4 (1.59%) Rundeck
10 3 (1.20%) logstash
10 3 (1.20%) SCCM
10 3 (1.20%) SCOM
11 2 (0.80%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.80%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 100 (39.84%) Microsoft
2 76 (30.28%) Google
3 45 (17.93%) VMware
4 30 (11.95%) IBM
5 25 (9.96%) Oracle
6 20 (7.97%) Citrix
7 14 (5.58%) Red Hat
8 9 (3.59%) ServiceNow
8 9 (3.59%) Sitecore
9 6 (2.39%) Atlassian
10 5 (1.99%) Cisco
10 5 (1.99%) New Relic
10 5 (1.99%) Pega
11 4 (1.59%) Cloudera
11 4 (1.59%) Hortonworks
11 4 (1.59%) Huawei
11 4 (1.59%) NetApp
11 4 (1.59%) Tableau
12 3 (1.20%) Dell
12 3 (1.20%) Veeam