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

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 341 440 573
Rank change year-on-year +99 +133 +9
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 217 98 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.73% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.50% 2.00% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 178 81 50
South East median annual salary £61,250 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.08% +41.18% +11.84%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £75,000 £53,750
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 6,207 4,892 4,604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.97% 16.70% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5,182 4,151 3,918
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 August 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 August 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 +80 131 £65,000 +3.17% 21
Oxfordshire +44 69 £65,000 +3.17% 13
Berkshire +19 56 £72,500 +26.09% 7
Hampshire +8 36 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Surrey +27 30 £62,500 +56.25% 7
West Sussex +19 9 £45,000 -5.26%
Buckinghamshire +7 6 £36,150 -34.27% 1
East Sussex - 5 £40,000 - 2
Middlesex - 3 £90,000 - 1
Kent +11 2 £59,250 -
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 183 (84.33%) Google
2 169 (77.88%) Amazon AWS
3 158 (72.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 117 (53.92%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (42.86%) DevOps
6 77 (35.48%) Java
7 68 (31.34%) Python
8 62 (28.57%) Docker
9 61 (28.11%) Microservices
9 61 (28.11%) AngularJS
10 55 (25.35%) .NET
11 53 (24.42%) Microsoft
12 51 (23.50%) Jenkins
13 50 (23.04%) Web Services
14 49 (22.58%) HTML
14 49 (22.58%) NoSQL
15 48 (22.12%) GCP
16 46 (21.20%) Continuous Integration
17 45 (20.74%) Linux
18 43 (19.82%) Go
19 42 (19.35%) Kubernetes
20 40 (18.43%) HTML5
21 37 (17.05%) Scrum
21 37 (17.05%) Software Engineering
22 36 (16.59%) SQL
23 35 (16.13%) Retail
23 35 (16.13%) Ansible
23 35 (16.13%) User Experience
24 33 (15.21%) Git (software)
24 33 (15.21%) Test Automation

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 25 (11.52%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (6.45%) OpenStack
3 8 (3.69%) Apache
4 7 (3.23%) WebLogic
5 6 (2.76%) Jetty
5 6 (2.76%) nginx
5 6 (2.76%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.30%) NServiceBus
7 4 (1.84%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.84%) IIS
7 4 (1.84%) JBoss
8 3 (1.38%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.38%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.38%) WordPress
9 1 (0.46%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.46%) Drupal
9 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (2.76%) Oracle ERP
1 6 (2.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 169 (77.88%) Amazon AWS
2 158 (72.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (14.75%) IaaS
3 32 (14.75%) PaaS
4 27 (12.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 26 (11.98%) GitHub
6 21 (9.68%) SaaS
7 14 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (2.30%) G Suite
9 5 (2.30%) Serverless
10 4 (1.84%) Azure Data Factory
11 3 (1.38%) Datadog
11 3 (1.38%) Firebase
11 3 (1.38%) Office 365
12 2 (0.92%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 1 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.46%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.46%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.07%) TCP/IP
1 11 (5.07%) Wireless
2 10 (4.61%) DNS
2 10 (4.61%) Firewall
2 10 (4.61%) HTTP
3 8 (3.69%) DHCP
4 7 (3.23%) Network Security
5 6 (2.76%) IPsec
6 5 (2.30%) LAN
6 5 (2.30%) VPN
6 5 (2.30%) WAN
7 4 (1.84%) IPv6
7 4 (1.84%) MPLS
7 4 (1.84%) PSTN
7 4 (1.84%) VoIP
7 4 (1.84%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.38%) NAS
8 3 (1.38%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (1.38%) SAN
9 2 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (22.58%) NoSQL
2 32 (14.75%) SQL Server
3 16 (7.37%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (7.37%) Relational Database
4 14 (6.45%) Hadoop
5 13 (5.99%) MongoDB
5 13 (5.99%) MySQL
6 11 (5.07%) RDBMS
7 10 (4.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 8 (3.69%) Big Data
9 5 (2.30%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.30%) Cosmos DB
9 5 (2.30%) HDInsight
9 5 (2.30%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (1.84%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.84%) Data Lake
10 4 (1.84%) GIS
10 4 (1.84%) Power BI
10 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 51 (23.50%) Jenkins
2 33 (15.21%) Git (software)
3 16 (7.37%) Maven
4 14 (6.45%) Gradle
4 14 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (5.07%) Vagrant
6 10 (4.61%) Bitbucket
6 10 (4.61%) TeamCity
7 7 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (2.76%) JIRA
9 5 (2.30%) Subversion
10 4 (1.84%) git-flow
11 3 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.38%) Travis CI
11 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (0.92%) Mocha
12 2 (0.92%) PyUnit
12 2 (0.92%) Selenium
13 1 (0.46%) JUnit
General
1 35 (16.13%) Retail
2 19 (8.76%) Finance
3 13 (5.99%) German Language
3 13 (5.99%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.53%) Banking
4 12 (5.53%) Italian Language
4 12 (5.53%) Marketing
5 4 (1.84%) Advertising
5 4 (1.84%) French Language
5 4 (1.84%) Legal
6 3 (1.38%) Law
6 3 (1.38%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (1.38%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.92%) Billing
7 2 (0.92%) Games
7 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (29.03%) Developer
2 44 (20.28%) DevOps Engineer
3 39 (17.97%) Cloud Engineer
4 32 (14.75%) Architect
5 25 (11.52%) Solutions Architect
6 21 (9.68%) Cloud Architect
7 20 (9.22%) Software Engineer
8 18 (8.29%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 18 (8.29%) Java Developer
9 17 (7.83%) Cloud Developer
10 16 (7.37%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 16 (7.37%) Full Stack Developer
11 14 (6.45%) Web Developer
12 13 (5.99%) Senior Developer
12 13 (5.99%) Technical Architect
13 12 (5.53%) C# Developer
13 12 (5.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 12 (5.53%) VMware Architect
14 11 (5.07%) Technical Solutions Architect
15 10 (4.61%) Cloud Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (28.11%) AngularJS
2 55 (25.35%) .NET
3 50 (23.04%) Web Services
4 49 (22.58%) HTML
5 40 (18.43%) HTML5
6 22 (10.14%) React
7 20 (9.22%) CSS
8 16 (7.37%) Spring
9 15 (6.91%) Spring Boot
10 13 (5.99%) jQuery
11 12 (5.53%) ASP.NET
11 12 (5.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (5.53%) Elastic Stack
11 12 (5.53%) Node.js
12 11 (5.07%) REST
13 10 (4.61%) ActiveMQ
13 10 (4.61%) RabbitMQ
14 9 (4.15%) SOAP
15 6 (2.76%) Sass
16 4 (1.84%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.13%) User Experience
2 23 (10.60%) Data Centre
3 19 (8.76%) Public Cloud
4 13 (5.99%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (5.53%) EMC VMAX
6 11 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.07%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.30%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.84%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.84%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.84%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.38%) Clustering
9 3 (1.38%) Fintech
9 3 (1.38%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.38%) PMI
9 3 (1.38%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.46%) Replication
10 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.74%) Linux
2 22 (10.14%) Windows
3 15 (6.91%) CentOS
3 15 (6.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (4.15%) Debian
5 7 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.76%) Ubuntu
6 6 (2.76%) Unix
7 5 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.84%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.38%) DC/OS
9 3 (1.38%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (53.92%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (42.86%) DevOps
3 61 (28.11%) Microservices
4 46 (21.20%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (17.05%) Scrum
5 37 (17.05%) Software Engineering
6 33 (15.21%) Test Automation
7 29 (13.36%) Kanban
8 28 (12.90%) BDD
8 28 (12.90%) UX Design
8 28 (12.90%) Web Application Development
9 27 (12.44%) Continuous Delivery
10 25 (11.52%) Pair Programming
10 25 (11.52%) TDD
10 25 (11.52%) Web Development
11 22 (10.14%) Migration
12 20 (9.22%) Configuration Management
13 17 (7.83%) Presales
14 16 (7.37%) OO
15 14 (6.45%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 77 (35.48%) Java
2 68 (31.34%) Python
3 43 (19.82%) Go
4 36 (16.59%) SQL
5 30 (13.82%) Bash Shell
5 30 (13.82%) C#
5 30 (13.82%) JavaScript
6 29 (13.36%) PowerShell
7 17 (7.83%) Ruby
8 16 (7.37%) Java 8
9 13 (5.99%) Kotlin
9 13 (5.99%) Scala
10 12 (5.53%) TypeScript
11 9 (4.15%) Shell Script
12 8 (3.69%) Perl
13 5 (2.30%) Java 9
14 4 (1.84%) C
15 3 (1.38%) PHP
16 2 (0.92%) C++
16 2 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (9.68%) Degree
2 14 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (5.99%) CCIE
3 13 (5.99%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (5.53%) EMC Certification
5 11 (5.07%) CCIE Data Center
5 11 (5.07%) CCIE Service Provider
5 11 (5.07%) CCNA
5 11 (5.07%) VCAP
5 11 (5.07%) VCDX
6 9 (4.15%) AWS Certification
7 3 (1.38%) MCITP
7 3 (1.38%) MCSA
7 3 (1.38%) MCSE
7 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.38%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.38%) RHCE
7 3 (1.38%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.92%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (22.12%) GCP
2 15 (6.91%) QA
3 6 (2.76%) GDPR
3 6 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.38%) COBIT
5 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.92%) SLA
5 2 (0.92%) WCAG
System Software
1 62 (28.57%) Docker
2 17 (7.83%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (4.15%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.76%) vSphere
6 4 (1.84%) HDFS
7 3 (1.38%) vCloud
7 3 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 42 (19.35%) Kubernetes
2 35 (16.13%) Ansible
3 30 (13.82%) Terraform
4 28 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (12.90%) Puppet
5 12 (5.53%) Packer
6 9 (4.15%) Docker Swarm
7 8 (3.69%) Kibana
7 8 (3.69%) logstash
8 4 (1.84%) AirWatch
8 4 (1.84%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.92%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.92%) QRadar
10 1 (0.46%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.46%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.46%) Consul
10 1 (0.46%) Nagios
10 1 (0.46%) Oozie
10 1 (0.46%) Salt
Vendors
1 183 (84.33%) Google
2 53 (24.42%) Microsoft
3 25 (11.52%) VMware
4 20 (9.22%) Splunk
5 16 (7.37%) Cisco
6 14 (6.45%) EMC
6 14 (6.45%) F5
6 14 (6.45%) Oracle
7 13 (5.99%) NetApp
8 12 (5.53%) Dell
9 10 (4.61%) Atlassian
9 10 (4.61%) Red Hat
10 8 (3.69%) New Relic
11 6 (2.76%) Hyperion
11 6 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (2.76%) SAP
11 6 (2.76%) Siebel
12 5 (2.30%) Capita
13 4 (1.84%) Informatica
13 4 (1.84%) Juniper