Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 306 344 287
Rank change year-on-year +38 -57 +115
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 258 239 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.90% 0.78% 1.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.20% 4.25% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 179 165 279
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £35,000 £36,100
90th Percentile £75,250 £71,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £56,600
% change year-on-year +8.33% +6.01% +7.81%

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 6,140 5,626 4,619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.47% 18.37% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5,164 4,685 3,901
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +22 109 £57,500 +9.52% 19
Hampshire +27 66 £58,750 +17.50% 9
Berkshire -6 46 £56,000 +6.93% 9
Surrey +29 42 £62,500 +4.17% 3
Buckinghamshire +47 33 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Oxfordshire -4 30 £65,500 +0.38% 8
East Sussex +10 19 £45,000 -1.64% 2
West Sussex -5 19 £50,000 - 3
Kent +23 1 £62,500 -19.35%
Middlesex -3 1 - -
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 135 (52.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 124 (48.06%) Microsoft
3 119 (46.12%) Amazon AWS
4 93 (36.05%) Java
4 93 (36.05%) Linux
5 84 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (28.29%) DevOps
7 72 (27.91%) Windows
8 68 (26.36%) Degree
9 65 (25.19%) ITIL
10 64 (24.81%) Ansible
11 60 (23.26%) Python
12 57 (22.09%) Puppet
13 56 (21.71%) .NET
14 54 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
15 53 (20.54%) Git (software)
15 53 (20.54%) Docker
16 52 (20.16%) SaaS
16 52 (20.16%) VMware
17 49 (18.99%) Jenkins
18 48 (18.60%) Test Automation
19 47 (18.22%) Continuous Improvement
20 45 (17.44%) Google
20 45 (17.44%) Configuration Management
21 44 (17.05%) Oracle
21 44 (17.05%) Scrum
22 42 (16.28%) C#
22 42 (16.28%) Active Directory
22 42 (16.28%) IaaS
23 39 (15.12%) GitHub

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 27 (10.47%) Apache
2 25 (9.69%) Confluence
2 25 (9.69%) WebLogic
3 24 (9.30%) JBoss
4 17 (6.59%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (5.43%) Tomcat
6 12 (4.65%) IIS
7 10 (3.88%) Apache Spark
7 10 (3.88%) Jetty
8 9 (3.49%) nginx
8 9 (3.49%) SharePoint
9 8 (3.10%) MS Exchange
10 6 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.55%) Apache Pig
11 4 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (1.55%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.55%) SAS
12 3 (1.16%) CMS
12 3 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (5.43%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.16%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.16%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 135 (52.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 119 (46.12%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (20.16%) SaaS
4 42 (16.28%) IaaS
5 39 (15.12%) GitHub
5 39 (15.12%) PaaS
6 36 (13.95%) Office 365
7 26 (10.08%) Google Cloud Platform
8 16 (6.20%) AWS CloudFormation
9 12 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (2.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (2.33%) Amazon S3
11 6 (2.33%) npm
12 5 (1.94%) IBM Cloud
13 4 (1.55%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.78%) Amazon Kinesis
15 1 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
15 1 (0.39%) Force.com
15 1 (0.39%) G Suite
15 1 (0.39%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.65%) Firewall
2 10 (3.88%) Internet
3 9 (3.49%) Software-Defined Networking
4 8 (3.10%) H.323
5 7 (2.71%) DNS
6 6 (2.33%) DHCP
6 6 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (2.33%) SAN
6 6 (2.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.55%) HTTP
7 4 (1.55%) Skype
7 4 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.16%) Wireless
9 2 (0.78%) 802.11
9 2 (0.78%) LAN
9 2 (0.78%) NAS
9 2 (0.78%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.78%) VPN
9 2 (0.78%) VSAN
9 2 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (14.73%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.98%) NoSQL
3 12 (4.65%) Big Data
4 11 (4.26%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.10%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (2.71%) MySQL
7 7 (2.71%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.33%) Data Lake
8 6 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.33%) Hadoop
8 6 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.94%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.55%) Couchbase
10 4 (1.55%) HBase
10 4 (1.55%) QlikView
10 4 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.55%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 53 (20.54%) Git (software)
2 49 (18.99%) Jenkins
3 35 (13.57%) Subversion
4 28 (10.85%) JIRA
5 26 (10.08%) Selenium
6 16 (6.20%) Gerrit
6 16 (6.20%) Octopus Deploy
6 16 (6.20%) TeamCity
7 11 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (3.88%) Vagrant
9 8 (3.10%) Eclipse
10 7 (2.71%) git-flow
11 6 (2.33%) GitLab
11 6 (2.33%) gulp
11 6 (2.33%) JUnit
12 5 (1.94%) Babel
12 5 (1.94%) Maven
12 5 (1.94%) Mockito
12 5 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.94%) webpack
General
1 26 (10.08%) Finance
2 22 (8.53%) Retail
3 17 (6.59%) Games
4 14 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.10%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.71%) Marketing
7 6 (2.33%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.33%) French Language
7 6 (2.33%) Italian Language
7 6 (2.33%) Law
7 6 (2.33%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.16%) Banking
9 2 (0.78%) Advertising
9 2 (0.78%) Billing
9 2 (0.78%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.78%) Electronics
9 2 (0.78%) Legal
9 2 (0.78%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (0.78%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 35 (13.57%) Architect
2 32 (12.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 30 (11.63%) Analyst
4 28 (10.85%) Lead DevOps
5 25 (9.69%) Developer
5 25 (9.69%) Software Engineer
6 18 (6.98%) Server Engineer
7 15 (5.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 15 (5.81%) Senior Analyst
7 15 (5.81%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 14 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (5.04%) Cloud Architect
10 12 (4.65%) Consultant
11 11 (4.26%) Senior DevOps
11 11 (4.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 10 (3.88%) Systems Engineer
13 9 (3.49%) Linux Engineer
13 9 (3.49%) Support Engineer
14 8 (3.10%) Applications Support
14 8 (3.10%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (21.71%) .NET
2 25 (9.69%) Web Services
3 22 (8.53%) HTML
4 17 (6.59%) Elastic Stack
5 16 (6.20%) .NET Core
6 15 (5.81%) HTML5
7 14 (5.43%) AngularJS
7 14 (5.43%) RESTful
8 12 (4.65%) CSS
8 12 (4.65%) JSON
9 10 (3.88%) REST
10 9 (3.49%) SOAP
11 8 (3.10%) Django
11 8 (3.10%) jQuery
11 8 (3.10%) Middleware
11 8 (3.10%) WebRTC
11 8 (3.10%) XML
12 6 (2.33%) Kafka
12 6 (2.33%) WCF
12 6 (2.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (12.79%) Data Centre
3 32 (12.40%) Computer Science
4 21 (8.14%) Self-Motivation
5 20 (7.75%) Management Information System
6 16 (6.20%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (6.20%) Online Games
7 13 (5.04%) User Experience
8 9 (3.49%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (3.10%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.33%) Blog
10 6 (2.33%) Clustering
10 6 (2.33%) Fat Client
10 6 (2.33%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.94%) PKI
12 4 (1.55%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 4 (1.55%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (1.16%) Life Science
13 3 (1.16%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 93 (36.05%) Linux
2 72 (27.91%) Windows
3 29 (11.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (8.53%) Android
5 21 (8.14%) CentOS
5 21 (8.14%) Windows Server
6 16 (6.20%) Apple iOS
7 15 (5.81%) Debian
8 11 (4.26%) Unix
9 9 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (1.94%) Solaris
13 3 (1.16%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.78%) AIX
14 2 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (28.29%) DevOps
3 65 (25.19%) ITIL
4 54 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (18.60%) Test Automation
6 47 (18.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 45 (17.44%) Configuration Management
8 44 (17.05%) Scrum
9 38 (14.73%) Software Engineering
10 37 (14.34%) Deployment Automation
11 36 (13.95%) Kanban
12 34 (13.18%) Project Management
13 33 (12.79%) Continuous Delivery
14 32 (12.40%) High Availability
14 32 (12.40%) TOGAF
15 31 (12.02%) Problem-Solving
16 30 (11.63%) Analytics
17 29 (11.24%) Software Delivery
18 26 (10.08%) Release Management
19 25 (9.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 93 (36.05%) Java
2 60 (23.26%) Python
3 42 (16.28%) C#
4 37 (14.34%) C++
5 35 (13.57%) SQL
6 33 (12.79%) JavaScript
7 25 (9.69%) C
8 23 (8.91%) PHP
9 21 (8.14%) PowerShell
10 19 (7.36%) Ruby
11 14 (5.43%) Bash Shell
12 13 (5.04%) Objective-C
13 8 (3.10%) Assembly Language
13 8 (3.10%) Go
13 8 (3.10%) Perl
13 8 (3.10%) Shell Script
14 7 (2.71%) Scala
14 7 (2.71%) VBA
15 6 (2.33%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 68 (26.36%) Degree
2 31 (12.02%) Security Cleared
3 29 (11.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 23 (8.91%) SC Cleared
5 16 (6.20%) MCSE
5 16 (6.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (3.10%) DV Cleared
7 7 (2.71%) CISSP
8 6 (2.33%) AWS Certification
8 6 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (2.33%) RHCE
8 6 (2.33%) TOGAF Certification
9 5 (1.94%) CEH
10 4 (1.55%) RHCSA
10 4 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.16%) MCSA
12 2 (0.78%) CISM
12 2 (0.78%) MCITP
13 1 (0.39%) CISA
13 1 (0.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.43%) SLA
2 12 (4.65%) QA
3 7 (2.71%) GDPR
4 2 (0.78%) COBIT
4 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.39%) PMO
System Software
1 53 (20.54%) Docker
2 42 (16.28%) Active Directory
3 39 (15.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (6.59%) vSphere
5 9 (3.49%) Virtual Desktop
6 8 (3.10%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.33%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.94%) Hyper-V
9 4 (1.55%) Apache Flume
9 4 (1.55%) HDFS
9 4 (1.55%) KVM
9 4 (1.55%) Xen
9 4 (1.55%) XenServer
10 2 (0.78%) Ceph
10 2 (0.78%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 64 (24.81%) Ansible
2 57 (22.09%) Puppet
3 30 (11.63%) Kubernetes
4 28 (10.85%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (9.30%) Terraform
6 21 (8.14%) SCCM
7 16 (6.20%) Packer
8 13 (5.04%) Kibana
9 9 (3.49%) logstash
10 7 (2.71%) Consul
10 7 (2.71%) Grafana
11 6 (2.33%) Docker Swarm
11 6 (2.33%) Graphite
11 6 (2.33%) Prometheus
12 5 (1.94%) SCOM
13 4 (1.55%) Oozie
13 4 (1.55%) Rundeck
14 2 (0.78%) AirWatch
14 2 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
14 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 124 (48.06%) Microsoft
2 52 (20.16%) VMware
3 45 (17.44%) Google
4 44 (17.05%) Oracle
5 25 (9.69%) Citrix
6 24 (9.30%) Cisco
7 22 (8.53%) HP
8 19 (7.36%) ServiceNow
9 16 (6.20%) Red Hat
9 16 (6.20%) Sitecore
10 15 (5.81%) Pega
11 8 (3.10%) IBM
11 8 (3.10%) New Relic
12 6 (2.33%) Huawei
13 5 (1.94%) NetApp
14 4 (1.55%) 3PAR
14 4 (1.55%) Adobe
14 4 (1.55%) Atlassian
14 4 (1.55%) EMC
14 4 (1.55%) Tableau