Period
to 19 March 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 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 265 415 461
Rank change year-on-year +150 +46 +59
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 277 149 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.05% 0.47% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.44% 2.32% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 256 135 104
South East median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% +5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +9.09% +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 6,242 6,413 4,423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.56% 20.37% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5,261 5,302 3,751
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £72,500
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 19 March 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 19 March 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 +120 162 £62,500 - 28
Berkshire +89 115 £62,500 +21.95% 19
Hampshire +24 53 £50,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +47 29 £66,000 +3.13% 7
Surrey +40 28 £60,000 +26.98% 8
Buckinghamshire +18 16 £32,000 -69.52% 2
West Sussex - 13 £56,000 - 2
Kent +28 8 £55,000 - 3
East Sussex +16 6 £70,000 +86.67% 1
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 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.

1 255 (92.06%) Amazon AWS
2 204 (73.65%) Google
3 188 (67.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 115 (41.52%) Docker
5 113 (40.79%) DevOps
5 113 (40.79%) Linux
6 97 (35.02%) JavaScript
6 97 (35.02%) Ansible
7 91 (32.85%) Agile Software Development
8 88 (31.77%) Java
9 82 (29.60%) Python
10 73 (26.35%) Kubernetes
11 63 (22.74%) Puppet
12 60 (21.66%) Opscode Chef
12 60 (21.66%) C#
13 59 (21.30%) Software Engineering
14 58 (20.94%) AngularJS
15 56 (20.22%) Jenkins
16 55 (19.86%) SQL
17 49 (17.69%) SaaS
18 45 (16.25%) VMware
19 44 (15.88%) Node.js
19 44 (15.88%) RESTful
20 43 (15.52%) Cloud Computing
20 43 (15.52%) Terraform
21 42 (15.16%) IBM
22 41 (14.80%) Windows
23 40 (14.44%) Bash Shell
24 39 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
24 39 (14.08%) TypeScript

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 17 (6.14%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (5.05%) Tomcat
3 12 (4.33%) OpenStack
4 10 (3.61%) Apache
4 10 (3.61%) Apache Spark
5 9 (3.25%) nginx
6 6 (2.17%) IIS
7 5 (1.81%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.44%) JBoss
9 3 (1.08%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.36%) Apache Airflow
11 1 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (3.97%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (2.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 255 (92.06%) Amazon AWS
2 188 (67.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (17.69%) SaaS
4 43 (15.52%) Cloud Computing
5 33 (11.91%) IBM Cloud
6 32 (11.55%) npm
7 28 (10.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 25 (9.03%) PaaS
9 23 (8.30%) IaaS
10 22 (7.94%) GitHub
11 18 (6.50%) Serverless
12 11 (3.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 11 (3.97%) Office 365
13 10 (3.61%) AWS Lambda
13 10 (3.61%) Slack
14 8 (2.89%) Datadog
15 7 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
15 7 (2.53%) Amazon S3
16 5 (1.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 4 (1.44%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.94%) DNS
2 13 (4.69%) DHCP
2 13 (4.69%) Firewall
3 12 (4.33%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.61%) HTTP
5 9 (3.25%) Skype
6 8 (2.89%) SSH
7 6 (2.17%) SAN
8 5 (1.81%) Network Security
8 5 (1.81%) VoIP
8 5 (1.81%) VPN
9 4 (1.44%) BIG-IP
9 4 (1.44%) LAN
10 2 (0.72%) H.323
10 2 (0.72%) Internet
10 2 (0.72%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.72%) VSAN
10 2 (0.72%) WAN
11 1 (0.36%) BGP
11 1 (0.36%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.91%) MySQL
2 31 (11.19%) SQL Server
3 30 (10.83%) MongoDB
3 30 (10.83%) NoSQL
4 18 (6.50%) Redis
5 13 (4.69%) Big Data
6 10 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.25%) Qlik Sense
7 9 (3.25%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.44%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.08%) BigQuery
10 3 (1.08%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.72%) Amazon Aurora
11 2 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.36%) Cloud Spanner
12 1 (0.36%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.36%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (20.22%) Jenkins
2 37 (13.36%) Git (software)
3 30 (10.83%) Babel
3 30 (10.83%) gulp
3 30 (10.83%) webpack
4 23 (8.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (5.05%) Vagrant
6 12 (4.33%) Travis CI
7 8 (2.89%) JIRA
7 8 (2.89%) Selenium
7 8 (2.89%) Visual Studio
8 7 (2.53%) Maven
9 6 (2.17%) IntelliJ
10 5 (1.81%) Bower
10 5 (1.81%) Grunt
10 5 (1.81%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.81%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (1.44%) CircleCI
11 4 (1.44%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 17 (6.14%) Finance
1 17 (6.14%) Marketing
2 13 (4.69%) Retail
3 8 (2.89%) Advertising
3 8 (2.89%) Banking
4 6 (2.17%) Games
5 5 (1.81%) Publishing
6 4 (1.44%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.08%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 57 (20.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 45 (16.25%) Developer
3 43 (15.52%) Software Engineer
4 34 (12.27%) Senior Software Engineer
5 29 (10.47%) Cloud Engineer
6 25 (9.03%) Architect
7 21 (7.58%) Senior DevOps
8 20 (7.22%) Linux Engineer
8 20 (7.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 19 (6.86%) Full Stack Developer
10 17 (6.14%) Platform Engineer
11 16 (5.78%) Cloud Architect
11 16 (5.78%) Development Manager
12 15 (5.42%) AWS Engineer
12 15 (5.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 15 (5.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 14 (5.05%) Applications Support
13 14 (5.05%) Senior Cloud Engineer
13 14 (5.05%) Senior Linux Engineer
14 13 (4.69%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (20.94%) AngularJS
2 44 (15.88%) Node.js
2 44 (15.88%) RESTful
3 38 (13.72%) HTML
4 33 (11.91%) .NET
5 24 (8.66%) jQuery
6 20 (7.22%) JSON
7 18 (6.50%) Web Services
8 17 (6.14%) CSS
9 14 (5.05%) Elastic Stack
9 14 (5.05%) React
9 14 (5.05%) XML
10 11 (3.97%) Angular 2
10 11 (3.97%) HTML5
10 11 (3.97%) Ionic Framework
10 11 (3.97%) NgRx
10 11 (3.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (3.25%) LAMP
11 9 (3.25%) Laravel
11 9 (3.25%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.27%) Public Cloud
2 13 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (3.97%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (3.97%) User Experience
4 10 (3.61%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.89%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.17%) Fintech
6 6 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.44%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.44%) Replication
8 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.08%) Robotics
8 3 (1.08%) Tandem
9 2 (0.72%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.72%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.72%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.72%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 113 (40.79%) Linux
2 41 (14.80%) Windows
3 23 (8.30%) CentOS
4 17 (6.14%) Windows Server
5 11 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (3.61%) Ubuntu
7 9 (3.25%) DC/OS
8 8 (2.89%) Unix
8 8 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.53%) VMS
10 6 (2.17%) Android
10 6 (2.17%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.72%) Debian
12 1 (0.36%) Mesosphere
12 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (40.79%) DevOps
2 91 (32.85%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (21.30%) Software Engineering
4 38 (13.72%) Configuration Management
5 32 (11.55%) Microservices
6 31 (11.19%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (10.11%) Scrum
8 23 (8.30%) OO
9 21 (7.58%) Web Development
10 18 (6.50%) Mentoring
11 17 (6.14%) Migration
12 16 (5.78%) Computer Science
12 16 (5.78%) TDD
13 15 (5.42%) Analytics
13 15 (5.42%) ITIL
14 14 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 13 (4.69%) Pair Programming
15 13 (4.69%) Test Automation
16 12 (4.33%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 97 (35.02%) JavaScript
2 88 (31.77%) Java
3 82 (29.60%) Python
4 60 (21.66%) C#
5 55 (19.86%) SQL
6 40 (14.44%) Bash Shell
7 39 (14.08%) TypeScript
8 37 (13.36%) Objective-C
9 33 (11.91%) PowerShell
10 30 (10.83%) PHP
10 30 (10.83%) Ruby
11 26 (9.39%) Go
12 19 (6.86%) C++
13 11 (3.97%) Perl
14 10 (3.61%) C
15 8 (2.89%) Kotlin
16 6 (2.17%) Java 8
17 5 (1.81%) Apple Swift
17 5 (1.81%) ES6
18 4 (1.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (9.75%) Degree
2 13 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.81%) AWS Certification
5 5 (1.81%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.44%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.44%) MCSE
7 3 (1.08%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.72%) CISSP
8 2 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.72%) MCSA
8 2 (0.72%) VCAP
8 2 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.36%) CCNA
9 1 (0.36%) CCSP
9 1 (0.36%) CISA
9 1 (0.36%) CISM
9 1 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.78%) QA
2 6 (2.17%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.08%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.36%) GDPR
4 1 (0.36%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 31000
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 115 (41.52%) Docker
2 39 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (10.11%) Hyper-V
4 22 (7.94%) Active Directory
5 16 (5.78%) VirtualBox
6 13 (4.69%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.17%) Xen
9 5 (1.81%) iptables
10 4 (1.44%) Firmware
11 3 (1.08%) vSphere
12 2 (0.72%) VMware NSX
12 2 (0.72%) XenServer
13 1 (0.36%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.36%) KVM
13 1 (0.36%) zsh
Systems Management
1 97 (35.02%) Ansible
2 73 (26.35%) Kubernetes
3 63 (22.74%) Puppet
4 60 (21.66%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (15.52%) Terraform
6 10 (3.61%) Packer
7 9 (3.25%) Docker Swarm
8 7 (2.53%) Kibana
8 7 (2.53%) Plesk
9 6 (2.17%) Nagios
9 6 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
10 5 (1.81%) Graphite
10 5 (1.81%) Mesos
10 5 (1.81%) ZABBIX
11 3 (1.08%) Marathon
11 3 (1.08%) SCCM
12 2 (0.72%) PowerCLI
12 2 (0.72%) vCenter Server
12 2 (0.72%) vRealize
12 2 (0.72%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 204 (73.65%) Google
2 45 (16.25%) VMware
3 42 (15.16%) IBM
4 38 (13.72%) Microsoft
5 12 (4.33%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.25%) Splunk
7 8 (2.89%) BT
7 8 (2.89%) Fujitsu
7 8 (2.89%) New Relic
7 8 (2.89%) Oracle
8 7 (2.53%) Adobe
8 7 (2.53%) Cisco
9 6 (2.17%) Informatica
10 5 (1.81%) Aprimo
10 5 (1.81%) Centreon
10 5 (1.81%) F5
10 5 (1.81%) Pega
10 5 (1.81%) SAP
11 4 (1.44%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.08%) Citrix