Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > South East
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 356 454 524
Rank change year-on-year +98 +70 +26
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 186 101 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.66% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.03% 1.74% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 168 96 90
South East median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +15.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £43,125 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,750 £78,750 £70,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +13.64% +10.00%

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 6,131 5,788 4,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.78% 18.56% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5,119 4,824 3,810
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 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 +70 109 £66,000 +4.76% 21
Berkshire +56 64 £71,250 +42.50% 7
Oxfordshire +24 42 £65,000 +3.17% 14
Surrey +50 27 £62,500 +25.00% 4
Hampshire +8 26 £61,250 +11.36% 10
West Sussex +2 14 £56,000 +17.89% 1
East Sussex - 4 £48,750 - 2
Kent +31 3 £42,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire +20 2 £32,250 -41.36%
Middlesex - 1 - -
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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.

1 153 (82.26%) Amazon AWS
2 148 (79.57%) Google
3 136 (73.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 97 (52.15%) DevOps
5 74 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (37.10%) Java
7 68 (36.56%) Docker
8 66 (35.48%) Python
9 60 (32.26%) Linux
10 51 (27.42%) Ansible
11 48 (25.81%) JavaScript
12 44 (23.66%) Microservices
12 44 (23.66%) Jenkins
13 43 (23.12%) Kubernetes
14 42 (22.58%) AngularJS
15 40 (21.51%) Puppet
16 39 (20.97%) Opscode Chef
17 38 (20.43%) Scrum
18 34 (18.28%) AWS CloudFormation
19 33 (17.74%) NoSQL
20 32 (17.20%) Terraform
21 30 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
21 30 (16.13%) .NET
22 29 (15.59%) Continuous Integration
23 28 (15.05%) Retail
23 28 (15.05%) Software Engineering
23 28 (15.05%) HTML
24 27 (14.52%) Web Services
24 27 (14.52%) Microsoft
24 27 (14.52%) BDD

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 (12.37%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (7.53%) Apache
3 12 (6.45%) nginx
3 12 (6.45%) OpenStack
4 10 (5.38%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.38%) WebLogic
5 9 (4.84%) JBoss
6 8 (4.30%) Apache Spark
6 8 (4.30%) Jetty
7 7 (3.76%) IIS
8 3 (1.61%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.61%) WordPress
9 2 (1.08%) Drupal
9 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.54%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.54%) Kentico
10 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (4.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 153 (82.26%) Amazon AWS
2 136 (73.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (18.28%) AWS CloudFormation
4 30 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (13.44%) PaaS
6 23 (12.37%) SaaS
7 22 (11.83%) IaaS
8 15 (8.06%) GitHub
9 14 (7.53%) IBM Cloud
10 11 (5.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 10 (5.38%) npm
12 5 (2.69%) AdWords
12 5 (2.69%) Google Analytics
12 5 (2.69%) Google Tag Manager
13 4 (2.15%) Serverless
14 3 (1.61%) Datadog
14 3 (1.61%) Office 365
15 1 (0.54%) Google Compute Engine
15 1 (0.54%) SoftLayer
15 1 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.14%) DNS
2 16 (8.60%) Firewall
3 13 (6.99%) TCP/IP
4 12 (6.45%) HTTP
5 7 (3.76%) BIG-IP
5 7 (3.76%) DHCP
6 5 (2.69%) PPP
7 3 (1.61%) LAN
7 3 (1.61%) Network Security
7 3 (1.61%) Skype
7 3 (1.61%) VoIP
7 3 (1.61%) VPN
7 3 (1.61%) WAN
7 3 (1.61%) Wireless
8 2 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.08%) IPsec
8 2 (1.08%) NAS
8 2 (1.08%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.08%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.74%) NoSQL
2 20 (10.75%) MySQL
3 19 (10.22%) Relational Database
4 16 (8.60%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (7.53%) SQL Server
6 13 (6.99%) Big Data
6 13 (6.99%) RDBMS
7 11 (5.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 9 (4.84%) BigQuery
8 9 (4.84%) Qlik Sense
9 8 (4.30%) Hadoop
10 7 (3.76%) MongoDB
11 5 (2.69%) Redis
12 3 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.54%) GIS
13 1 (0.54%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.54%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.54%) NewSQL
13 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 44 (23.66%) Jenkins
2 14 (7.53%) Maven
3 13 (6.99%) Vagrant
4 12 (6.45%) Git (software)
5 11 (5.91%) Bitbucket
5 11 (5.91%) Gradle
6 10 (5.38%) Babel
6 10 (5.38%) gulp
6 10 (5.38%) webpack
7 8 (4.30%) TeamCity
8 7 (3.76%) git-flow
8 7 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.15%) Selenium
11 3 (1.61%) CircleCI
11 3 (1.61%) IntelliJ
11 3 (1.61%) Mocha
11 3 (1.61%) Travis CI
11 3 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (1.08%) Codeship
General
1 28 (15.05%) Retail
2 7 (3.76%) Banking
2 7 (3.76%) Legal
3 6 (3.23%) Marketing
3 6 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.69%) Finance
4 5 (2.69%) Games
5 4 (2.15%) German Language
6 3 (1.61%) French Language
6 3 (1.61%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.61%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.08%) Advertising
7 2 (1.08%) Billing
7 2 (1.08%) Law
7 2 (1.08%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 38 (20.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 32 (17.20%) Cloud Engineer
3 24 (12.90%) Architect
4 23 (12.37%) Software Engineer
5 21 (11.29%) Developer
6 17 (9.14%) Cloud Architect
7 14 (7.53%) AWS DevOps
7 14 (7.53%) AWS Engineer
7 14 (7.53%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (6.99%) Development Manager
8 13 (6.99%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 11 (5.91%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 11 (5.91%) Platform Engineer
10 10 (5.38%) Analyst
10 10 (5.38%) Consultant
10 10 (5.38%) Java Developer
10 10 (5.38%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (5.38%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (4.84%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 9 (4.84%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (22.58%) AngularJS
2 30 (16.13%) .NET
3 28 (15.05%) HTML
4 27 (14.52%) Web Services
5 17 (9.14%) HTML5
5 17 (9.14%) React
6 16 (8.60%) RESTful
7 15 (8.06%) Node.js
8 14 (7.53%) REST
9 13 (6.99%) Elastic Stack
10 9 (4.84%) CSS
10 9 (4.84%) Spring Boot
11 8 (4.30%) jQuery
11 8 (4.30%) Spring
11 8 (4.30%) Velocity
12 7 (3.76%) RabbitMQ
13 6 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
13 6 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (2.69%) CSS3
14 5 (2.69%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.37%) Public Cloud
2 18 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (8.60%) User Experience
4 15 (8.06%) Data Centre
5 11 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.84%) Virtual Team
7 8 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.15%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.15%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.61%) EMC VMAX
9 3 (1.61%) Fintech
9 3 (1.61%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.61%) Robotics
9 3 (1.61%) Tandem
10 2 (1.08%) Clustering
10 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.08%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.54%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.54%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 60 (32.26%) Linux
2 23 (12.37%) CentOS
3 20 (10.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (8.60%) Windows
5 14 (7.53%) Debian
6 6 (3.23%) Unix
6 6 (3.23%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.15%) DC/OS
8 4 (2.15%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.61%) VMS
9 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.54%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (52.15%) DevOps
2 74 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (23.66%) Microservices
4 38 (20.43%) Scrum
5 29 (15.59%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (15.05%) Software Engineering
7 27 (14.52%) BDD
8 26 (13.98%) Kanban
9 25 (13.44%) Test Automation
10 24 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
10 24 (12.90%) TDD
11 23 (12.37%) Pair Programming
12 21 (11.29%) OO
13 16 (8.60%) Analytics
14 14 (7.53%) Collaborative Working
15 13 (6.99%) Configuration Management
16 12 (6.45%) Coaching
16 12 (6.45%) TOGAF
16 12 (6.45%) Web Application Development
17 11 (5.91%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 69 (37.10%) Java
2 66 (35.48%) Python
3 48 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 26 (13.98%) SQL
5 25 (13.44%) Go
6 23 (12.37%) Bash Shell
7 22 (11.83%) C#
8 20 (10.75%) PowerShell
9 19 (10.22%) Ruby
10 14 (7.53%) TypeScript
11 13 (6.99%) Kotlin
11 13 (6.99%) Scala
12 10 (5.38%) Objective-C
13 8 (4.30%) Shell Script
14 7 (3.76%) Java 8
15 6 (3.23%) R
16 4 (2.15%) Perl
17 3 (1.61%) C
17 3 (1.61%) PHP
18 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (10.75%) Degree
2 7 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.69%) Analytics IQ
3 5 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (2.15%) AWS Certification
4 4 (2.15%) CCIE
4 4 (2.15%) MCSE
4 4 (2.15%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (1.61%) CCNA
5 3 (1.61%) EMC Certification
5 3 (1.61%) MCSA
5 3 (1.61%) VCAP
6 2 (1.08%) CCIE Data Center
6 2 (1.08%) CCIE Service Provider
6 2 (1.08%) MCITP
6 2 (1.08%) RHCE
6 2 (1.08%) VCDX
7 1 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.84%) QA
2 3 (1.61%) COBIT
2 3 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.61%) WCAG
3 2 (1.08%) GDPR
3 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.08%) SLA
4 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 68 (36.56%) Docker
2 17 (9.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.38%) Active Directory
5 7 (3.76%) Firmware
5 7 (3.76%) VirtualBox
6 5 (2.69%) vSphere
7 4 (2.15%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.61%) iptables
8 3 (1.61%) Xen
9 2 (1.08%) vCloud
10 1 (0.54%) KVM
10 1 (0.54%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 51 (27.42%) Ansible
2 43 (23.12%) Kubernetes
3 40 (21.51%) Puppet
4 39 (20.97%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (17.20%) Terraform
6 13 (6.99%) Packer
7 11 (5.91%) Kibana
8 8 (4.30%) logstash
9 5 (2.69%) Nagios
10 4 (2.15%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (1.61%) Graphite
12 2 (1.08%) CFEngine
12 2 (1.08%) QRadar
12 2 (1.08%) Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.54%) Capistrano
13 1 (0.54%) Consul
13 1 (0.54%) Salt
13 1 (0.54%) vRealize
13 1 (0.54%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 1 (0.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 148 (79.57%) Google
2 27 (14.52%) Microsoft
3 23 (12.37%) VMware
4 13 (6.99%) IBM
5 12 (6.45%) Atlassian
5 12 (6.45%) F5
6 11 (5.91%) New Relic
7 9 (4.84%) Oracle
8 8 (4.30%) Cisco
9 7 (3.76%) Splunk
10 6 (3.23%) EMC
11 5 (2.69%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.15%) Juniper
12 4 (2.15%) NetApp
13 3 (1.61%) Centreon
13 3 (1.61%) Citrix
13 3 (1.61%) Dell
13 3 (1.61%) Palo Alto
14 2 (1.08%) HP
14 2 (1.08%) Rackspace