Period
to 15 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google Cloud Platform over the 6 months to 15 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > South East
6 months to
15 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 176 344 460
Rank change year-on-year +168 +116 +100
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 482 225 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.81% 0.74% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.62% 3.37% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 400 179 68
South East median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +20.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,725 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% - +13.64%

Google Cloud Platform 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 7,286 6,681 5,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.34% 21.89% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6,163 5,569 4,329
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,200 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in the South East

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Google Cloud Platform in the South East

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in the South East over the 6 months to 15 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Google Cloud Platform in the South East

Google Cloud Platform
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 Google Cloud Platform within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 July 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 +126 276 £60,000 -7.69% 37
Berkshire +111 155 £62,500 +1.21% 11
Hampshire +62 118 £50,000 -13.04% 8
Oxfordshire +65 104 £60,000 -7.69% 21
Surrey +32 31 £60,000 -4.00% 6
Kent +27 19 £52,500 -11.39% 1
Buckinghamshire +31 17 £32,000 -69.52% 5
West Sussex +2 15 £67,500 +50.00% 4
East Sussex +18 8 £65,000 +85.71% 3
Middlesex +7 3 £43,000 -52.22%
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2019, IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 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 Google Cloud Platform.

1 384 (79.67%) Amazon AWS
2 357 (74.07%) Google
3 347 (71.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 201 (41.70%) DevOps
5 191 (39.63%) Docker
6 172 (35.68%) Linux
7 161 (33.40%) Agile Software Development
8 152 (31.54%) Java
9 142 (29.46%) Kubernetes
10 129 (26.76%) Software Engineering
11 126 (26.14%) Python
12 121 (25.10%) SQL
13 115 (23.86%) JavaScript
14 105 (21.78%) C#
15 96 (19.92%) Microsoft
16 92 (19.09%) Ansible
17 87 (18.05%) Degree
17 87 (18.05%) AngularJS
18 86 (17.84%) Windows
18 86 (17.84%) VMware
19 81 (16.80%) Git (software)
20 80 (16.60%) Cloud Computing
21 77 (15.98%) Jenkins
22 71 (14.73%) .NET
23 67 (13.90%) RESTful
24 64 (13.28%) VMware Infrastructure
25 63 (13.07%) Bash Shell
26 62 (12.86%) Web Services
27 61 (12.66%) HTML
27 61 (12.66%) Computer Science

Google Cloud Platform
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 23 (4.77%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (3.32%) Apache Spark
3 15 (3.11%) IIS
4 13 (2.70%) Apache
4 13 (2.70%) Tomcat
5 12 (2.49%) nginx
6 11 (2.28%) OpenStack
7 8 (1.66%) Confluence
7 8 (1.66%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.62%) Drupal
9 2 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.41%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.41%) JBoss
10 1 (0.21%) CMS
10 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (1.45%) Adobe XD
2 7 (1.45%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 384 (79.67%) Amazon AWS
2 347 (71.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 80 (16.60%) Cloud Computing
4 56 (11.62%) SaaS
5 34 (7.05%) GitHub
6 32 (6.64%) IaaS
6 32 (6.64%) IBM Cloud
7 31 (6.43%) npm
7 31 (6.43%) PaaS
8 28 (5.81%) AWS CloudFormation
9 25 (5.19%) Serverless
10 20 (4.15%) Office 365
11 16 (3.32%) Slack
12 10 (2.07%) Amazon S3
13 9 (1.87%) Azure Functions
14 7 (1.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 7 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
14 7 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
15 6 (1.24%) Amazon EMR
15 6 (1.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.39%) DNS
2 21 (4.36%) Skype
3 15 (3.11%) DHCP
4 12 (2.49%) Firewall
4 12 (2.49%) VPN
5 11 (2.28%) TCP/IP
6 10 (2.07%) Network Security
7 8 (1.66%) VoIP
8 7 (1.45%) SAN
8 7 (1.45%) SSH
9 4 (0.83%) HTTP
9 4 (0.83%) Internet
10 2 (0.41%) BGP
10 2 (0.41%) FTP
10 2 (0.41%) H.323
10 2 (0.41%) LAN
10 2 (0.41%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.21%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.21%) EIGRP
11 1 (0.21%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (11.83%) MySQL
2 45 (9.34%) SQL Server
3 40 (8.30%) MongoDB
4 27 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (4.77%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (3.53%) Big Data
6 17 (3.53%) Redis
7 16 (3.32%) NoSQL
8 12 (2.49%) BigQuery
9 11 (2.28%) Amazon Redshift
10 10 (2.07%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (2.07%) Relational Database
11 9 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.45%) Neo4j
13 4 (0.83%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
15 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 81 (16.80%) Git (software)
2 77 (15.98%) Jenkins
3 35 (7.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 32 (6.64%) Selenium
5 30 (6.22%) Visual Studio Team System
6 29 (6.02%) Babel
6 29 (6.02%) gulp
6 29 (6.02%) webpack
7 28 (5.81%) TeamCity
8 24 (4.98%) Cucumber
9 23 (4.77%) JIRA
10 22 (4.56%) Travis CI
10 22 (4.56%) Visual Studio
11 20 (4.15%) GitLab
11 20 (4.15%) Maven
12 19 (3.94%) SpecFlow
13 16 (3.32%) WebDriver
14 13 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (2.49%) Mocha
16 11 (2.28%) Gradle
General
1 44 (9.13%) Finance
2 43 (8.92%) Marketing
3 24 (4.98%) Retail
4 18 (3.73%) Banking
5 15 (3.11%) Games
5 15 (3.11%) German Language
5 15 (3.11%) Italian Language
5 15 (3.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (2.49%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.28%) Advertising
7 11 (2.28%) Publishing
8 8 (1.66%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.45%) Back Office
10 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.41%) Law
11 1 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 104 (21.58%) Software Engineer
2 98 (20.33%) Developer
3 59 (12.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 58 (12.03%) Architect
5 37 (7.68%) Senior Software Engineer
6 34 (7.05%) Cloud Engineer
7 31 (6.43%) Java Developer
8 30 (6.22%) Systems Engineer
9 28 (5.81%) Development Manager
10 27 (5.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (4.56%) Solutions Architect
12 21 (4.36%) Full Stack Developer
13 20 (4.15%) Cloud Architect
14 19 (3.94%) Graduate
15 18 (3.73%) Analyst
15 18 (3.73%) AWS Engineer
15 18 (3.73%) Azure Architect
15 18 (3.73%) Test Engineer
16 17 (3.53%) Junior
17 16 (3.32%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (18.05%) AngularJS
2 71 (14.73%) .NET
3 67 (13.90%) RESTful
4 62 (12.86%) Web Services
5 61 (12.66%) HTML
6 47 (9.75%) React
7 46 (9.54%) Node.js
8 33 (6.85%) CSS
9 32 (6.64%) jQuery
10 27 (5.60%) .NET Core
10 27 (5.60%) JSON
11 26 (5.39%) HTML5
12 21 (4.36%) Spring
12 21 (4.36%) Vue.js
13 20 (4.15%) Elastic Stack
13 20 (4.15%) REST
14 18 (3.73%) XML
15 15 (3.11%) ASP.NET
15 15 (3.11%) Spring Boot
15 15 (3.11%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.54%) Public Cloud
2 25 (5.19%) Management Information System
3 24 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (4.77%) Hybrid Cloud
5 20 (4.15%) Algorithms
6 17 (3.53%) Data Centre
6 17 (3.53%) User Experience
7 15 (3.11%) EMC VMAX
7 15 (3.11%) Video Conferencing
8 14 (2.90%) Data Structures
8 14 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (1.45%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.45%) Life Science
10 5 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.04%) PlayStation
10 5 (1.04%) Replication
10 5 (1.04%) Xbox
11 4 (0.83%) Blog
11 4 (0.83%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 172 (35.68%) Linux
2 86 (17.84%) Windows
3 29 (6.02%) Windows Server
4 17 (3.53%) Android
4 17 (3.53%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.70%) CentOS
5 13 (2.70%) VMS
6 12 (2.49%) Ubuntu
7 7 (1.45%) Solaris
7 7 (1.45%) Unix
8 5 (1.04%) DC/OS
8 5 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.21%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (41.70%) DevOps
2 161 (33.40%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (26.76%) Software Engineering
4 61 (12.66%) Computer Science
5 58 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (10.17%) TDD
7 46 (9.54%) Configuration Management
7 46 (9.54%) Test Automation
8 42 (8.71%) Microservices
9 41 (8.51%) Mathematics
10 37 (7.68%) Presales
11 33 (6.85%) MVC
12 31 (6.43%) Data Science
13 30 (6.22%) Analytics
13 30 (6.22%) OO
13 30 (6.22%) OOP
14 29 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 29 (6.02%) Mentoring
14 29 (6.02%) Scrum
15 28 (5.81%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 152 (31.54%) Java
2 126 (26.14%) Python
3 121 (25.10%) SQL
4 115 (23.86%) JavaScript
5 105 (21.78%) C#
6 63 (13.07%) Bash Shell
7 59 (12.24%) C++
7 59 (12.24%) Go
8 55 (11.41%) PowerShell
9 41 (8.51%) Ruby
10 38 (7.88%) TypeScript
11 34 (7.05%) Objective-C
12 33 (6.85%) PHP
13 7 (1.45%) Scala
14 5 (1.04%) Java 8
14 5 (1.04%) R
15 4 (0.83%) Dart
15 4 (0.83%) Perl
16 3 (0.62%) Kotlin
16 3 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 87 (18.05%) Degree
2 27 (5.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (4.15%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.49%) Master's Degree
5 10 (2.07%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.66%) AWS Certification
6 8 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 7 (1.45%) CCSP
7 7 (1.45%) CISA
7 7 (1.45%) CISM
7 7 (1.45%) CISSP
7 7 (1.45%) CLAS
7 7 (1.45%) CREST Certified
7 7 (1.45%) IISP
8 4 (0.83%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.41%) MCSE
9 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.41%) PhD
10 1 (0.21%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.36%) Data Quality
1 21 (4.36%) QA
2 8 (1.66%) GDPR
2 8 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.66%) PCI DSS
2 8 (1.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (1.45%) ISAE 3402
3 7 (1.45%) ISO 22301
3 7 (1.45%) ISO 31000
3 7 (1.45%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 7 (1.45%) NIST
4 2 (0.41%) PSD2
5 1 (0.21%) COBIT
5 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 191 (39.63%) Docker
2 64 (13.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (10.17%) Hyper-V
4 39 (8.09%) Active Directory
5 15 (3.11%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (2.70%) VirtualBox
7 12 (2.49%) vSphere
8 9 (1.87%) Xen
9 8 (1.66%) iptables
9 8 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (1.45%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 7 (1.45%) ISA Server
10 7 (1.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 142 (29.46%) Kubernetes
2 92 (19.09%) Ansible
3 58 (12.03%) Opscode Chef
4 56 (11.62%) Puppet
5 50 (10.37%) Terraform
6 14 (2.90%) Kibana
7 12 (2.49%) Nagios
8 10 (2.07%) ZABBIX
9 8 (1.66%) Graphite
10 7 (1.45%) IBM Guardium
10 7 (1.45%) Nessus
10 7 (1.45%) Plesk
10 7 (1.45%) Single Sign-On
10 7 (1.45%) Trend Micro Deep Security
11 6 (1.24%) Docker Swarm
11 6 (1.24%) Mesos
12 5 (1.04%) Packer
13 4 (0.83%) Grafana
13 4 (0.83%) Marathon
14 3 (0.62%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 357 (74.07%) Google
2 96 (19.92%) Microsoft
3 86 (17.84%) VMware
4 50 (10.37%) IBM
5 38 (7.88%) Oracle
6 27 (5.60%) Cisco
7 20 (4.15%) Informatica
8 16 (3.32%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 16 (3.32%) EMC
9 15 (3.11%) Dell
9 15 (3.11%) NetApp
10 14 (2.90%) Pega
10 14 (2.90%) SAP
10 14 (2.90%) Splunk
11 13 (2.70%) Aprimo
12 8 (1.66%) BT
12 8 (1.66%) Centreon
12 8 (1.66%) Fujitsu
12 8 (1.66%) Tableau
13 7 (1.45%) Centrify