Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for GCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GCP over the 6 months to 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 195 350 467
Rank change year-on-year +155 +117 +84
Permanent jobs citing GCP 394 187 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.57% 0.65% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.33% 2.87% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 317 164 88
South East median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £62,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -0.40% +39.44%
10th Percentile £30,750 £41,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £93,838 £80,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £63,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +7.14% +9.57%

GCP 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 7,388 6,515 5,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.44% 22.60% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6,275 5,467 4,877
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +0.97%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing GCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in the South East

GCP
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCP in the South East.

Salary trend for GCP in the South East

GCP
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in the South East over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for GCP in the South East

GCP
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 GCP within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 November 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 +133 250 £62,500 -6.02% 24
Berkshire +96 128 £70,000 -9.68% 13
Oxfordshire +66 111 £60,000 -7.69% 5
Hampshire +89 93 £45,000 -26.53% 5
Surrey +22 18 £61,500 +2.50% 2
East Sussex +19 17 £60,000 +50.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +23 11 £57,500 +78.29% 6
Kent +1 6 £55,000 +26.44%
West Sussex -9 4 £40,000 -23.81%
Middlesex -5 3 £43,000 -
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, IT jobs citing GCP 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 GCP.

1 309 (78.43%) Azure
2 286 (72.59%) AWS
3 283 (71.83%) Google
4 189 (47.97%) DevOps
5 162 (41.12%) Docker
6 144 (36.55%) Kubernetes
7 128 (32.49%) Python
8 125 (31.73%) Agile Software Development
9 115 (29.19%) Linux
10 104 (26.40%) Java
11 100 (25.38%) Software Engineering
12 95 (24.11%) Ansible
13 88 (22.34%) Git (software)
14 84 (21.32%) Microsoft
15 83 (21.07%) Jenkins
16 82 (20.81%) JavaScript
17 78 (19.80%) Bash Shell
18 76 (19.29%) Continuous Integration
18 76 (19.29%) Terraform
19 69 (17.51%) Degree
20 67 (17.01%) TDD
21 66 (16.75%) .NET
22 64 (16.24%) SQL
23 62 (15.74%) C#
23 62 (15.74%) Microservices
24 59 (14.97%) Web Services
25 58 (14.72%) React
26 57 (14.47%) AngularJS
27 56 (14.21%) VMware
28 54 (13.71%) Windows

GCP
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 29 (7.36%) Confluence
2 25 (6.35%) CMS
2 25 (6.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 20 (5.08%) Apache
4 17 (4.31%) Drupal
4 17 (4.31%) WordPress
5 15 (3.81%) SugarCRM
6 14 (3.55%) Apache Spark
7 9 (2.28%) Tomcat
8 8 (2.03%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.52%) nginx
9 6 (1.52%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.27%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.02%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.51%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.51%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.25%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.27%) CA PPM
1 5 (1.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 309 (78.43%) Azure
2 286 (72.59%) AWS
3 35 (8.88%) SaaS
4 33 (8.38%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (5.08%) IaaS
6 18 (4.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 18 (4.57%) GitHub
7 17 (4.31%) Office 365
8 15 (3.81%) DigitalOcean
8 15 (3.81%) PaaS
9 12 (3.05%) Serverless
10 11 (2.79%) npm
10 11 (2.79%) Power Platform
11 8 (2.03%) Google Analytics
11 8 (2.03%) IBM Cloud
12 5 (1.27%) AdWords
12 5 (1.27%) OneDrive
12 5 (1.27%) PowerApps
13 4 (1.02%) Apigee
14 3 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.12%) TCP/IP
2 21 (5.33%) DNS
3 15 (3.81%) Network Security
4 13 (3.30%) LAN
5 11 (2.79%) Internet
6 8 (2.03%) WAN
7 6 (1.52%) VPN
8 5 (1.27%) DHCP
8 5 (1.27%) Skype
8 5 (1.27%) VoIP
9 3 (0.76%) Firewall
10 2 (0.51%) BGP
10 2 (0.51%) HTTP
10 2 (0.51%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (0.51%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.51%) WLAN
11 1 (0.25%) FTP
11 1 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.25%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.25%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (10.15%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.88%) MySQL
3 34 (8.63%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (5.58%) MongoDB
5 18 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (4.31%) NoSQL
7 15 (3.81%) Big Data
8 14 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (3.30%) Redis
10 10 (2.54%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.52%) Power BI
11 6 (1.52%) Relational Database
12 5 (1.27%) Amazon Athena
13 4 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (1.02%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.02%) BigQuery
13 4 (1.02%) QlikView
13 4 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.76%) JasperReports
14 3 (0.76%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 88 (22.34%) Git (software)
2 83 (21.07%) Jenkins
3 32 (8.12%) JIRA
4 31 (7.87%) Mocha
5 29 (7.36%) TeamCity
6 27 (6.85%) CircleCI
7 24 (6.09%) Visual Studio Team System
8 21 (5.33%) Cucumber
8 21 (5.33%) Selenium
9 17 (4.31%) Maven
10 16 (4.06%) SpecFlow
11 15 (3.81%) GitLab
12 14 (3.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (3.55%) WebDriver
13 12 (3.05%) Travis CI
14 11 (2.79%) Subversion
15 8 (2.03%) Gradle
16 5 (1.27%) gulp
16 5 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
16 5 (1.27%) webpack
General
1 44 (11.17%) Retail
2 27 (6.85%) Finance
3 18 (4.57%) Banking
3 18 (4.57%) German Language
3 18 (4.57%) Italian Language
3 18 (4.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 15 (3.81%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.55%) Marketing
6 11 (2.79%) Games
7 9 (2.28%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.03%) Publishing
9 4 (1.02%) Public Sector
10 3 (0.76%) Advertising
11 2 (0.51%) Billing
12 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 107 (27.16%) Developer
2 63 (15.99%) Software Engineer
3 47 (11.93%) DevOps Engineer
4 42 (10.66%) Architect
5 29 (7.36%) Java Developer
6 24 (6.09%) .NET Developer
6 24 (6.09%) Junior
7 23 (5.84%) Senior Developer
8 21 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (4.82%) C# Developer
9 19 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
10 17 (4.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 17 (4.31%) Lead DevOps
11 15 (3.81%) Data Engineer
11 15 (3.81%) Junior Developer
12 14 (3.55%) DevOps Developer
13 13 (3.30%) Cloud Engineer
13 13 (3.30%) React Developer
13 13 (3.30%) Scientific Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (16.75%) .NET
2 59 (14.97%) Web Services
3 58 (14.72%) React
4 57 (14.47%) AngularJS
5 53 (13.45%) HTML
6 41 (10.41%) CSS
7 36 (9.14%) Node.js
8 35 (8.88%) RESTful
8 35 (8.88%) Spring
9 31 (7.87%) jQuery
10 29 (7.36%) REST
11 26 (6.60%) .NET Core
11 26 (6.60%) ASP.NET
11 26 (6.60%) Spring Boot
12 24 (6.09%) HTML5
13 20 (5.08%) Jest
14 19 (4.82%) Chai
14 19 (4.82%) Enzyme
15 15 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (3.81%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.08%) Public Cloud
2 19 (4.82%) iPad
3 18 (4.57%) EMC VMAX
4 16 (4.06%) Data Structures
5 15 (3.81%) Algorithms
5 15 (3.81%) Hybrid Cloud
6 13 (3.30%) Data Centre
7 9 (2.28%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (2.03%) Life Science
8 8 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (2.03%) User Experience
9 7 (1.78%) Blog
10 6 (1.52%) Cloud Native
10 6 (1.52%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.02%) Private Cloud
12 4 (1.02%) Replication
13 3 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 115 (29.19%) Linux
2 54 (13.71%) Windows
3 16 (4.06%) CentOS
4 15 (3.81%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.52%) Unix
6 5 (1.27%) Android
6 5 (1.27%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.27%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.27%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.02%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.76%) VMS
9 1 (0.25%) openSUSE
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (47.97%) DevOps
2 125 (31.73%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (25.38%) Software Engineering
4 76 (19.29%) Continuous Integration
5 67 (17.01%) TDD
6 62 (15.74%) Microservices
7 51 (12.94%) Configuration Management
7 51 (12.94%) Continuous Delivery
8 49 (12.44%) Computer Science
9 45 (11.42%) E-Commerce
10 42 (10.66%) Test Automation
11 37 (9.39%) Scrum
12 34 (8.63%) Migration
12 34 (8.63%) Open Source
13 31 (7.87%) B2B
13 31 (7.87%) MVC
13 31 (7.87%) Product Management
14 28 (7.11%) B2C
15 27 (6.85%) Load Balancing
15 27 (6.85%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 128 (32.49%) Python
2 104 (26.40%) Java
3 82 (20.81%) JavaScript
4 78 (19.80%) Bash Shell
5 64 (16.24%) SQL
6 62 (15.74%) C#
7 47 (11.93%) Go
8 39 (9.90%) C++
9 30 (7.61%) PowerShell
9 30 (7.61%) Ruby
10 25 (6.35%) PHP
11 18 (4.57%) ES6
12 14 (3.55%) Kotlin
13 13 (3.30%) Perl
13 13 (3.30%) TypeScript
14 11 (2.79%) Scala
15 9 (2.28%) Java 8
16 8 (2.03%) Objective-C
17 5 (1.27%) R
17 5 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 69 (17.51%) Degree
2 28 (7.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (3.05%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.03%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.78%) AWS Certification
6 5 (1.27%) MCITP
6 5 (1.27%) MCSA
6 5 (1.27%) MCSE
6 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.02%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.02%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.76%) PhD
9 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.25%) CHFI
10 1 (0.25%) CISSP
10 1 (0.25%) GWAPT
10 1 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.25%) OSCE
10 1 (0.25%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.85%) QA
2 8 (2.03%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 162 (41.12%) Docker
2 35 (8.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (5.84%) Active Directory
4 18 (4.57%) Hyper-V
5 12 (3.05%) vSphere
6 8 (2.03%) vCloud
7 6 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.76%) Ceph
9 2 (0.51%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 2 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.25%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 144 (36.55%) Kubernetes
2 95 (24.11%) Ansible
3 76 (19.29%) Terraform
4 42 (10.66%) Puppet
5 41 (10.41%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (5.33%) Docker Swarm
7 19 (4.82%) Nagios
8 18 (4.57%) Grafana
9 12 (3.05%) HAProxy
9 12 (3.05%) ZABBIX
10 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
11 3 (0.76%) Kibana
11 3 (0.76%) logstash
11 3 (0.76%) Prometheus
12 2 (0.51%) Packer
13 1 (0.25%) Cloudify
13 1 (0.25%) OpenVAS
13 1 (0.25%) QRadar
13 1 (0.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 283 (71.83%) Google
2 84 (21.32%) Microsoft
3 56 (14.21%) VMware
4 25 (6.35%) Sitecore
5 23 (5.84%) hybris
6 20 (5.08%) EMC
7 19 (4.82%) Cisco
7 19 (4.82%) Dell
8 18 (4.57%) NetApp
9 16 (4.06%) New Relic
9 16 (4.06%) Oracle
9 16 (4.06%) Splunk
10 13 (3.30%) Cypress Semiconductor
10 13 (3.30%) Red Hat
11 11 (2.79%) Tableau
12 10 (2.54%) IBM
13 9 (2.28%) SAP
14 7 (1.78%) Actuate
15 6 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
16 5 (1.27%) Informatica