Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 345 458 566
Rank change year-on-year +113 +108 -20
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 190 95 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.65% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.12% 1.85% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 162 88 53
South East median annual salary £62,500 £63,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.79% +48.24% +9.68%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £80,000 £71,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +13.04% +27.78%

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 6,084 5,143 4,542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.89% 17.74% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5,112 4,297 3,843
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +7.37%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +71 112 £66,500 +5.56% 33
Oxfordshire +30 65 £65,000 +3.17% 11
Berkshire +25 45 £89,250 +48.75% 19
Surrey +52 33 £61,250 +22.50% 6
Hampshire -29 22 £62,500 +8.70% 1
West Sussex +16 17 £51,250 +7.89% 5
Buckinghamshire +30 2 £32,250 -41.36% 3
Kent +12 2 £59,250 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £27,500 - 3
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 151 (79.47%) Google
2 147 (77.37%) Amazon AWS
3 140 (73.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 102 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (51.05%) DevOps
6 78 (41.05%) Java
7 61 (32.11%) Microservices
8 58 (30.53%) Docker
9 56 (29.47%) Python
10 50 (26.32%) AngularJS
11 47 (24.74%) Scrum
12 46 (24.21%) Jenkins
13 43 (22.63%) Linux
14 41 (21.58%) Microsoft
14 41 (21.58%) NoSQL
15 40 (21.05%) Kubernetes
15 40 (21.05%) Web Services
15 40 (21.05%) JavaScript
15 40 (21.05%) HTML
16 39 (20.53%) .NET
16 39 (20.53%) Ansible
17 38 (20.00%) Kanban
18 35 (18.42%) BDD
19 34 (17.89%) Go
19 34 (17.89%) Continuous Integration
20 33 (17.37%) Retail
20 33 (17.37%) Software Engineering
20 33 (17.37%) AWS CloudFormation
21 32 (16.84%) Terraform
22 31 (16.32%) User Experience

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 (12.11%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (6.84%) OpenStack
3 11 (5.79%) Apache
4 10 (5.26%) nginx
5 9 (4.74%) Jetty
5 9 (4.74%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.74%) WebLogic
6 7 (3.68%) JBoss
7 5 (2.63%) IIS
8 3 (1.58%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.58%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.58%) WordPress
9 2 (1.05%) Drupal
10 1 (0.53%) Kentico
10 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (4.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.16%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (3.16%) Oracle ERP
1 6 (3.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 147 (77.37%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (73.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (17.37%) AWS CloudFormation
4 31 (16.32%) IaaS
4 31 (16.32%) PaaS
5 24 (12.63%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (8.95%) GitHub
6 17 (8.95%) SaaS
7 9 (4.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (3.16%) Serverless
9 5 (2.63%) AdWords
9 5 (2.63%) Google Analytics
9 5 (2.63%) Google Tag Manager
10 3 (1.58%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (1.05%) Datadog
11 2 (1.05%) npm
11 2 (1.05%) Office 365
12 1 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.53%) Firebase
12 1 (0.53%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.37%) DNS
2 13 (6.84%) TCP/IP
3 12 (6.32%) Firewall
4 10 (5.26%) HTTP
5 7 (3.68%) BIG-IP
5 7 (3.68%) Wireless
6 5 (2.63%) DHCP
6 5 (2.63%) PPP
7 3 (1.58%) NAS
7 3 (1.58%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (1.58%) SAN
8 2 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.05%) FTP
8 2 (1.05%) IPsec
8 2 (1.05%) Network Security
9 1 (0.53%) LAN
9 1 (0.53%) OSPF
9 1 (0.53%) SMTP
9 1 (0.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (21.58%) NoSQL
2 22 (11.58%) Relational Database
3 19 (10.00%) MySQL
3 19 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 17 (8.95%) RDBMS
5 15 (7.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (4.21%) Big Data
6 8 (4.21%) BigQuery
7 7 (3.68%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.68%) Qlik Sense
8 4 (2.11%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.58%) GIS
10 2 (1.05%) Redis
11 1 (0.53%) Amazon Athena
11 1 (0.53%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.53%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.53%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.53%) NewSQL
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 46 (24.21%) Jenkins
2 17 (8.95%) Maven
3 16 (8.42%) Git (software)
4 15 (7.89%) Bitbucket
4 15 (7.89%) Gradle
5 13 (6.84%) Vagrant
6 9 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (4.74%) TeamCity
7 7 (3.68%) git-flow
8 4 (2.11%) JIRA
9 3 (1.58%) CircleCI
10 2 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.05%) Babel
10 2 (1.05%) Codeship
10 2 (1.05%) gulp
10 2 (1.05%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.05%) Selenium
10 2 (1.05%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (1.05%) webpack
General
1 33 (17.37%) Retail
2 14 (7.37%) Finance
3 10 (5.26%) Marketing
4 9 (4.74%) German Language
4 9 (4.74%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.21%) Banking
5 8 (4.21%) Italian Language
6 4 (2.11%) French Language
6 4 (2.11%) Games
6 4 (2.11%) Legal
6 4 (2.11%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.58%) Law
7 3 (1.58%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (1.05%) Billing
Job Titles
1 39 (20.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (18.95%) Developer
3 35 (18.42%) Cloud Engineer
4 25 (13.16%) Architect
5 22 (11.58%) Software Engineer
6 21 (11.05%) Solutions Architect
7 17 (8.95%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 16 (8.42%) Cloud Architect
9 15 (7.89%) Java Developer
10 14 (7.37%) Cloud Developer
11 13 (6.84%) Java Engineer
11 13 (6.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 12 (6.32%) AWS DevOps
12 12 (6.32%) AWS Engineer
12 12 (6.32%) Cloud Solutions Architect
13 10 (5.26%) Consultant
13 10 (5.26%) Development Manager
14 9 (4.74%) Analyst
14 9 (4.74%) Cloud Automation Engineer
14 9 (4.74%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (26.32%) AngularJS
2 40 (21.05%) HTML
2 40 (21.05%) Web Services
3 39 (20.53%) .NET
4 29 (15.26%) HTML5
5 22 (11.58%) React
6 17 (8.95%) REST
7 13 (6.84%) Elastic Stack
8 12 (6.32%) Spring
8 12 (6.32%) Spring Boot
9 11 (5.79%) ActiveMQ
9 11 (5.79%) Node.js
9 11 (5.79%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (4.74%) CSS
11 7 (3.68%) jQuery
12 6 (3.16%) Velocity
13 5 (2.63%) ASP.NET
13 5 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (1.58%) SOAP
15 2 (1.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.32%) User Experience
2 19 (10.00%) Public Cloud
3 18 (9.47%) Data Centre
4 17 (8.95%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.21%) EMC VMAX
7 7 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.68%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.68%) Virtual Team
8 4 (2.11%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.11%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.58%) Clustering
9 3 (1.58%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.58%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (1.05%) Fintech
11 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.53%) FMCG
11 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (22.63%) Linux
2 20 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (10.00%) CentOS
4 15 (7.89%) Debian
5 14 (7.37%) Windows
6 6 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.63%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.63%) Unix
8 3 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.05%) DC/OS
9 2 (1.05%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (51.05%) DevOps
3 61 (32.11%) Microservices
4 47 (24.74%) Scrum
5 38 (20.00%) Kanban
6 35 (18.42%) BDD
7 34 (17.89%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (17.37%) Software Engineering
9 29 (15.26%) Pair Programming
9 29 (15.26%) Test Automation
10 28 (14.74%) Continuous Delivery
11 26 (13.68%) TDD
12 24 (12.63%) Web Application Development
13 23 (12.11%) UX Design
14 22 (11.58%) OO
15 16 (8.42%) Analytics
15 16 (8.42%) Collaborative Working
16 15 (7.89%) Migration
16 15 (7.89%) Web Development
17 14 (7.37%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (41.05%) Java
2 56 (29.47%) Python
3 40 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 34 (17.89%) Go
5 23 (12.11%) SQL
6 20 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 18 (9.47%) Kotlin
7 18 (9.47%) PowerShell
7 18 (9.47%) Scala
8 17 (8.95%) Ruby
9 15 (7.89%) C#
10 13 (6.84%) Java 8
11 9 (4.74%) Shell Script
12 7 (3.68%) R
13 5 (2.63%) TypeScript
14 4 (2.11%) C
14 4 (2.11%) Perl
15 3 (1.58%) Java 9
16 2 (1.05%) Objective-C
16 2 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (11.58%) Degree
2 10 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (4.74%) CCIE
3 9 (4.74%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (4.21%) EMC Certification
4 8 (4.21%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.68%) CCIE Data Center
5 7 (3.68%) CCIE Service Provider
5 7 (3.68%) CCNA
5 7 (3.68%) VCAP
5 7 (3.68%) VCDX
6 5 (2.63%) Analytics IQ
7 3 (1.58%) AWS Certification
7 3 (1.58%) MCITP
7 3 (1.58%) MCSA
7 3 (1.58%) MCSE
7 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.58%) RHCE
8 1 (0.53%) PhD
8 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.74%) QA
2 3 (1.58%) COBIT
2 3 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.05%) GDPR
3 2 (1.05%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.05%) SLA
3 2 (1.05%) WCAG
System Software
1 58 (30.53%) Docker
2 13 (6.84%) Active Directory
3 12 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (4.74%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.68%) Firmware
6 6 (3.16%) vSphere
7 3 (1.58%) vCloud
7 3 (1.58%) VirtualBox
8 2 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 40 (21.05%) Kubernetes
2 39 (20.53%) Ansible
3 32 (16.84%) Terraform
4 29 (15.26%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (14.74%) Puppet
6 13 (6.84%) Packer
7 10 (5.26%) Kibana
7 10 (5.26%) logstash
8 5 (2.63%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.05%) CFEngine
9 2 (1.05%) QRadar
10 1 (0.53%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.53%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.53%) Consul
10 1 (0.53%) Nagios
10 1 (0.53%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.53%) Salt
Vendors
1 151 (79.47%) Google
2 41 (21.58%) Microsoft
3 23 (12.11%) VMware
4 17 (8.95%) F5
5 16 (8.42%) Atlassian
5 16 (8.42%) Oracle
6 12 (6.32%) Cisco
7 11 (5.79%) Splunk
8 10 (5.26%) EMC
8 10 (5.26%) New Relic
9 9 (4.74%) NetApp
10 8 (4.21%) Dell
11 6 (3.16%) Hyperion
11 6 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (3.16%) SAP
11 6 (3.16%) Siebel
12 4 (2.11%) Juniper
13 3 (1.58%) Citrix
13 3 (1.58%) HP
13 3 (1.58%) Red Hat