Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
England > South East
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 320 322 289
Rank change year-on-year +2 -33 +119
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 241 237 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.83% 0.82% 1.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.97% 4.74% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 158 179 324
South East median annual salary £58,750 £50,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.50% -10.71% +1.82%
10th Percentile £32,275 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £86,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £56,600
% change year-on-year +13.04% +1.59% +9.37%

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 6,066 4,997 4,589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.81% 17.27% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5,100 4,200 3,903
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +6.32%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 0 106 £57,500 +9.52% 11
Surrey +28 55 £62,500 +13.64% 4
Hampshire -10 47 £60,000 +20.00% 8
Buckinghamshire +58 43 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Berkshire -22 38 £57,500 +9.79% 4
Oxfordshire -17 25 £65,000 -5.45% 5
West Sussex -15 13 £50,000 +5.26% 2
East Sussex -7 11 £45,000 -7.69%
Kent +24 5 £51,250 -33.87% 1
Middlesex +9 3 £97,500 -
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 108 (44.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 102 (42.32%) Microsoft
3 93 (38.59%) Amazon AWS
4 77 (31.95%) Windows
5 71 (29.46%) Java
6 67 (27.80%) VMware
6 67 (27.80%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (24.48%) Continuous Improvement
8 58 (24.07%) ITIL
9 57 (23.65%) Office 365
10 56 (23.24%) Linux
11 55 (22.82%) Degree
12 54 (22.41%) Active Directory
13 52 (21.58%) DevOps
14 48 (19.92%) Citrix
15 47 (19.50%) SaaS
15 47 (19.50%) Problem-Solving
16 45 (18.67%) Finance
17 44 (18.26%) .NET
17 44 (18.26%) VMware Infrastructure
17 44 (18.26%) Ansible
18 43 (17.84%) Docker
18 43 (17.84%) IaaS
19 41 (17.01%) PaaS
20 38 (15.77%) Python
20 38 (15.77%) Puppet
20 38 (15.77%) Test Automation
21 37 (15.35%) Git (software)
21 37 (15.35%) Oracle
21 37 (15.35%) Scrum

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 26 (10.79%) Apache
2 23 (9.54%) WebLogic
3 22 (9.13%) JBoss
4 19 (7.88%) Confluence
5 15 (6.22%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (6.22%) IIS
6 11 (4.56%) Tomcat
7 10 (4.15%) Jetty
8 9 (3.73%) nginx
9 7 (2.90%) MS Exchange
10 5 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (2.07%) SAS
10 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.66%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.24%) CMS
13 2 (0.83%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.83%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.83%) Tornado
13 2 (0.83%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (3.32%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.24%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.24%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.83%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 108 (44.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 93 (38.59%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (23.65%) Office 365
4 47 (19.50%) SaaS
5 43 (17.84%) IaaS
6 41 (17.01%) PaaS
7 20 (8.30%) Google Cloud Platform
8 19 (7.88%) GitHub
9 16 (6.64%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (2.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (1.66%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (1.66%) Amazon S3
13 3 (1.24%) G Suite
14 2 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
15 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
15 1 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 1 (0.41%) npm
15 1 (0.41%) NuGet
15 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.20%) TCP/IP
2 25 (10.37%) Firewall
3 11 (4.56%) Remote Desktop
3 11 (4.56%) Software-Defined Networking
4 10 (4.15%) Internet
5 7 (2.90%) DNS
5 7 (2.90%) SAN
6 4 (1.66%) DHCP
7 3 (1.24%) DMZ
7 3 (1.24%) NAS
7 3 (1.24%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.83%) VSAN
9 1 (0.41%) BGP
9 1 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.41%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.41%) HSRP
9 1 (0.41%) LAN
9 1 (0.41%) OSPF
9 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.56%) Big Data
2 11 (4.56%) NoSQL
3 7 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.49%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.49%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.66%) Data Lake
6 4 (1.66%) DB2
6 4 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.83%) FileMaker
8 2 (0.83%) MySQL
8 2 (0.83%) Redis
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.41%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 37 (15.35%) Git (software)
2 28 (11.62%) Jenkins
3 22 (9.13%) Subversion
4 21 (8.71%) JIRA
5 17 (7.05%) Selenium
6 15 (6.22%) Gerrit
6 15 (6.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 15 (6.22%) TeamCity
7 10 (4.15%) Vagrant
8 7 (2.90%) git-flow
8 7 (2.90%) JUnit
9 6 (2.49%) Mockito
10 4 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.24%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.83%) Robot Framework
12 2 (0.83%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.41%) Bower
13 1 (0.41%) Eclipse RCP
13 1 (0.41%) gulp
13 1 (0.41%) Maven
General
1 45 (18.67%) Finance
2 31 (12.86%) Retail
3 22 (9.13%) Legal
4 15 (6.22%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.56%) French Language
5 11 (4.56%) Games
5 11 (4.56%) Italian Language
5 11 (4.56%) Spanish Language
6 9 (3.73%) Law
7 7 (2.90%) Marketing
8 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.66%) Banking
9 4 (1.66%) German Language
10 3 (1.24%) Dutch Language
10 3 (1.24%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.83%) Advertising
11 2 (0.83%) Billing
11 2 (0.83%) Electronics
11 2 (0.83%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.83%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (16.60%) Architect
2 37 (15.35%) Developer
3 31 (12.86%) Analyst
4 23 (9.54%) Lead DevOps
5 21 (8.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 21 (8.71%) Senior Analyst
5 21 (8.71%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 20 (8.30%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (6.64%) Cloud Architect
8 15 (6.22%) Consultant
8 15 (6.22%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (4.98%) Senior Developer
9 12 (4.98%) Server Engineer
10 10 (4.15%) Infrastructure Manager
10 10 (4.15%) Service Manager
11 9 (3.73%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (3.73%) Senior DevOps
11 9 (3.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 8 (3.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 8 (3.32%) SaaS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (18.26%) .NET
2 26 (10.79%) Web Services
3 18 (7.47%) HTML
4 13 (5.39%) CSS
4 13 (5.39%) JSON
5 11 (4.56%) REST
6 10 (4.15%) .NET Core
6 10 (4.15%) Elastic Stack
7 9 (3.73%) AngularJS
8 7 (2.90%) HTML5
8 7 (2.90%) jQuery
8 7 (2.90%) Node.js
9 6 (2.49%) Java EE
9 6 (2.49%) JMS
9 6 (2.49%) JSF
9 6 (2.49%) Play Framework
9 6 (2.49%) Spring
10 5 (2.07%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.07%) Grails
10 5 (2.07%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (12.45%) Data Centre
3 23 (9.54%) Computer Science
4 17 (7.05%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (7.05%) Management Information System
5 14 (5.81%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (4.15%) Mobile App
6 10 (4.15%) Online Games
7 6 (2.49%) Blog
7 6 (2.49%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.49%) Thin Client
8 5 (2.07%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (2.07%) User Experience
9 4 (1.66%) Clustering
10 3 (1.24%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.24%) Internet of Things
10 3 (1.24%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.24%) PKI
10 3 (1.24%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.24%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 77 (31.95%) Windows
2 56 (23.24%) Linux
3 35 (14.52%) Windows Server
4 26 (10.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (7.88%) Windows 10
6 18 (7.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (5.81%) CentOS
7 14 (5.81%) Debian
8 11 (4.56%) Android
9 6 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.07%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.66%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (27.80%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (24.48%) Continuous Improvement
3 58 (24.07%) ITIL
4 52 (21.58%) DevOps
5 47 (19.50%) Problem-Solving
6 38 (15.77%) Test Automation
7 37 (15.35%) Scrum
8 33 (13.69%) Project Management
9 32 (13.28%) Deployment Automation
10 30 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (12.03%) Kanban
11 29 (12.03%) TOGAF
12 27 (11.20%) Configuration Management
13 26 (10.79%) Decision-Making
14 24 (9.96%) Continuous Delivery
15 23 (9.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 22 (9.13%) Performance Monitoring
17 21 (8.71%) Presales
18 20 (8.30%) Migration
19 19 (7.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 71 (29.46%) Java
2 38 (15.77%) Python
3 31 (12.86%) SQL
4 27 (11.20%) JavaScript
5 24 (9.96%) C
6 21 (8.71%) C#
6 21 (8.71%) C++
7 20 (8.30%) PowerShell
8 17 (7.05%) PHP
9 12 (4.98%) Perl
9 12 (4.98%) VBA
10 7 (2.90%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.90%) R
10 7 (2.90%) Ruby
11 6 (2.49%) Java 8
11 6 (2.49%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.66%) RPG
12 4 (1.66%) Scala
12 4 (1.66%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.66%) XAML
Qualifications
1 55 (22.82%) Degree
2 23 (9.54%) Computer Science Degree
2 23 (9.54%) MCSE
2 23 (9.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.98%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.32%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.49%) TOGAF Certification
6 5 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.66%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.66%) MCSA
8 3 (1.24%) AWS Certification
8 3 (1.24%) CISSP
8 3 (1.24%) MCITP
8 3 (1.24%) RHCE
9 2 (0.83%) CCNP
9 2 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.83%) CISM
10 1 (0.41%) CCDA
10 1 (0.41%) CCNA
10 1 (0.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.88%) SLA
2 7 (2.90%) GDPR
3 6 (2.49%) QA
4 3 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.83%) COBIT
5 2 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 54 (22.41%) Active Directory
2 44 (18.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (17.84%) Docker
4 25 (10.37%) vSphere
5 20 (8.30%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (7.88%) XenApp
6 19 (7.88%) XenDesktop
7 11 (4.56%) Virtual Desktop
8 10 (4.15%) Hyper-V
9 6 (2.49%) KVM
9 6 (2.49%) Terminal Services
10 4 (1.66%) Xen
10 4 (1.66%) XenServer
11 3 (1.24%) vCloud
12 2 (0.83%) Ceph
12 2 (0.83%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 44 (18.26%) Ansible
2 38 (15.77%) Puppet
3 25 (10.37%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (10.37%) SCCM
4 20 (8.30%) Kubernetes
5 17 (7.05%) Terraform
6 10 (4.15%) Packer
7 9 (3.73%) Kibana
7 9 (3.73%) logstash
8 4 (1.66%) SCOM
9 2 (0.83%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.83%) Nagios
10 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.41%) Consul
10 1 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.41%) Marathon
10 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.41%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 102 (42.32%) Microsoft
2 67 (27.80%) VMware
3 48 (19.92%) Citrix
4 37 (15.35%) Oracle
5 32 (13.28%) Cisco
6 30 (12.45%) HP
7 26 (10.79%) Google
8 15 (6.22%) ServiceNow
8 15 (6.22%) Sitecore
9 14 (5.81%) Pega
10 9 (3.73%) Red Hat
11 7 (2.90%) New Relic
12 6 (2.49%) Huawei
13 5 (2.07%) Dell
13 5 (2.07%) EMC
13 5 (2.07%) NetApp
13 5 (2.07%) Talend
14 4 (1.66%) 3PAR
14 4 (1.66%) Adobe
14 4 (1.66%) SAP