Period
to 21 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > South East
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 280 328 382
Rank change year-on-year +48 +54 +76
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 196 212 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.86% 0.79% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.43% 2.17% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 173 161 140
South East median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% -8.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +12.50%

Public Cloud is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 8,076 9,777 11,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.39% 36.42% 35.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6,335 7,564 9,062
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
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% -

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in the South East

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Public Cloud in the South East

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Public Cloud in the South East over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in the South East

Public Cloud
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 Public Cloud within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 February 2020. 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 +55 100 £70,000 +27.27% 18
Berkshire +37 70 £65,000 +18.18% 14
Surrey +30 47 £70,500 +8.46% 14
Hampshire +7 29 £60,000 +4.35% 9
Oxfordshire +32 23 £90,000 +44.00% 4
East Sussex +9 15 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 7 £65,000 +18.18%
Kent -1 2 - -
West Sussex -3 1 - - 1
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, IT jobs citing Public Cloud 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 Public Cloud.

1 132 (67.35%) Azure
2 113 (57.65%) AWS
3 75 (38.27%) VMware
4 68 (34.69%) Microsoft
5 65 (33.16%) Linux
5 65 (33.16%) DevOps
6 56 (28.57%) Windows
6 56 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (25.51%) Data Centre
8 44 (22.45%) Java
9 39 (19.90%) Ansible
10 38 (19.39%) SQL
11 36 (18.37%) Presales
12 35 (17.86%) Migration
12 35 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 33 (16.84%) Problem-Solving
14 32 (16.33%) Technical Architecture
15 31 (15.82%) Private Cloud
16 30 (15.31%) Cisco
17 29 (14.80%) Active Directory
17 29 (14.80%) ITIL
17 29 (14.80%) Puppet
17 29 (14.80%) Technical Leadership
18 28 (14.29%) Docker
19 27 (13.78%) Oracle
20 25 (12.76%) Cisco Certification
20 25 (12.76%) Firewall
20 25 (12.76%) Configuration Management
21 24 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
21 24 (12.24%) Opscode Chef

Public Cloud
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 9 (4.59%) IIS
1 9 (4.59%) Skype for Business
2 8 (4.08%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (2.55%) Apache
3 5 (2.55%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.04%) JBoss
4 4 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.53%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.53%) Confluence
5 3 (1.53%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.53%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (5.10%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 132 (67.35%) Azure
2 113 (57.65%) AWS
3 24 (12.24%) Office 365
3 24 (12.24%) SaaS
4 23 (11.73%) IaaS
5 20 (10.20%) PaaS
6 17 (8.67%) GCP
7 11 (5.61%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (5.10%) Dynamics 365
9 8 (4.08%) Serverless
10 6 (3.06%) Google Drive
11 5 (2.55%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (2.55%) Slack
12 4 (2.04%) GitHub
13 3 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (1.53%) OpenShift
14 2 (1.02%) Amazon Cognito
14 2 (1.02%) Amazon ECS
14 2 (1.02%) IBM Cloud
14 2 (1.02%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.76%) Firewall
2 20 (10.20%) DNS
3 13 (6.63%) DHCP
4 12 (6.12%) Internet
5 11 (5.61%) Skype
6 10 (5.10%) Network Security
7 9 (4.59%) LAN
7 9 (4.59%) SAN
8 8 (4.08%) Cisco Firepower
8 8 (4.08%) VPN
9 7 (3.57%) MPLS
9 7 (3.57%) WAN
10 6 (3.06%) NetScaler
10 6 (3.06%) TCP/IP
10 6 (3.06%) VoIP
10 6 (3.06%) WLAN
11 5 (2.55%) BGP
11 5 (2.55%) OSPF
12 4 (2.04%) SMTP
12 4 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.10%) Geospatial Data
2 10 (5.10%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.59%) MySQL
4 8 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.06%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.55%) Big Data
7 5 (2.55%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.02%) Power BI
10 1 (0.51%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.51%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (6.12%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.61%) Jenkins
2 11 (5.61%) JIRA
3 8 (4.08%) Ant
3 8 (4.08%) Artifactory
3 8 (4.08%) Maven
4 5 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.04%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.53%) Chocolatey
6 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.02%) GitLab
8 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
General
1 23 (11.73%) Finance
2 5 (2.55%) Public Sector
3 2 (1.02%) Retail
4 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 72 (36.73%) Architect
2 24 (12.24%) Developer
3 22 (11.22%) Cloud Engineer
3 22 (11.22%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (10.71%) Consultant
5 19 (9.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 15 (7.65%) Technical Architect
7 12 (6.12%) Azure Architect
7 12 (6.12%) Java Developer
7 12 (6.12%) Software Architect
8 11 (5.61%) Cloud Consultant
9 10 (5.10%) Cloud Architect
10 8 (4.08%) Cisco Consultant
10 8 (4.08%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 8 (4.08%) Data Centre Consultant
10 8 (4.08%) Enterprise Consultant
10 8 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
10 8 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.08%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.08%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.12%) Node.js
2 11 (5.61%) HTML
2 11 (5.61%) Spring
2 11 (5.61%) Web Services
3 10 (5.10%) .NET
4 9 (4.59%) Java EE
4 9 (4.59%) RESTful
5 8 (4.08%) AngularJS
5 8 (4.08%) CSS
5 8 (4.08%) Ember.js
5 8 (4.08%) jQuery
5 8 (4.08%) JSF
5 8 (4.08%) React
6 5 (2.55%) JSON
6 5 (2.55%) Spring Boot
7 4 (2.04%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (1.53%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (1.53%) HTML5
8 3 (1.53%) Spring Cloud
8 3 (1.53%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 50 (25.51%) Data Centre
2 31 (15.82%) Private Cloud
3 22 (11.22%) Hybrid Cloud
4 12 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.12%) Replication
5 10 (5.10%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (3.57%) Cloud Native
7 6 (3.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (3.06%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.53%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.02%) Clustering
9 2 (1.02%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.51%) PKI
10 1 (0.51%) Social Network
10 1 (0.51%) Video\Live Streaming
10 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.51%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 65 (33.16%) Linux
2 56 (28.57%) Windows
3 24 (12.24%) Windows Server
4 12 (6.12%) Unix
5 10 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (4.08%) Debian
6 8 (4.08%) Windows 10
7 7 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.55%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.53%) CentOS
10 3 (1.53%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.53%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.02%) Solaris
12 1 (0.51%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (33.16%) DevOps
2 56 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (18.37%) Presales
4 35 (17.86%) Migration
5 33 (16.84%) Problem-Solving
6 32 (16.33%) Technical Architecture
7 29 (14.80%) ITIL
7 29 (14.80%) Technical Leadership
8 25 (12.76%) Configuration Management
9 24 (12.24%) Architecture Roadmap
10 23 (11.73%) Analytics
11 19 (9.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 19 (9.69%) Mentoring
12 17 (8.67%) Agile Coaching
12 17 (8.67%) E-Commerce
12 17 (8.67%) SOA
13 16 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (7.65%) Artificial Intelligence
14 15 (7.65%) Infrastructure Automation
15 14 (7.14%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 44 (22.45%) Java
2 38 (19.39%) SQL
3 23 (11.73%) PowerShell
4 21 (10.71%) Python
5 11 (5.61%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.08%) Bash Shell
7 7 (3.57%) C
7 7 (3.57%) Go
7 7 (3.57%) Ruby
8 4 (2.04%) C#
9 1 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (12.76%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (11.22%) Degree
4 21 (10.71%) MCSE
5 16 (8.16%) CCNA
6 14 (7.14%) CCNP
7 13 (6.63%) SC Cleared
7 13 (6.63%) Security Cleared
8 10 (5.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (4.59%) MCSA
10 7 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
14 1 (0.51%) CEH
14 1 (0.51%) CESG Certified Professional
14 1 (0.51%) CISM
14 1 (0.51%) CRISC
14 1 (0.51%) OSCP
14 1 (0.51%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.57%) SLA
2 3 (1.53%) ISO 14001
2 3 (1.53%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.51%) GDPR
3 1 (0.51%) NCSC
3 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (14.80%) Active Directory
3 28 (14.29%) Docker
4 15 (7.65%) Hyper-V
5 12 (6.12%) vCloud
6 9 (4.59%) vSphere
7 8 (4.08%) XenApp
7 8 (4.08%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.04%) NFS
9 3 (1.53%) LXC
10 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 39 (19.90%) Ansible
2 29 (14.80%) Puppet
3 24 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (9.18%) Kubernetes
4 18 (9.18%) Terraform
5 11 (5.61%) SCCM
6 8 (4.08%) vCenter Server
7 6 (3.06%) Backup Exec
7 6 (3.06%) Microsoft Intune
7 6 (3.06%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.53%) Kibana
8 3 (1.53%) logstash
9 2 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (1.02%) SCOM
9 2 (1.02%) SCSM
9 2 (1.02%) SCVMM
9 2 (1.02%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.51%) Cloudify
10 1 (0.51%) Packer
10 1 (0.51%) vRealize
Vendors
1 75 (38.27%) VMware
2 68 (34.69%) Microsoft
3 30 (15.31%) Cisco
4 27 (13.78%) Oracle
5 21 (10.71%) HP
6 20 (10.20%) Google
7 18 (9.18%) Citrix
8 17 (8.67%) Red Hat
9 15 (7.65%) Dell
10 14 (7.14%) Veeam
10 14 (7.14%) Zerto
11 12 (6.12%) Juniper
11 12 (6.12%) ServiceNow
12 11 (5.61%) F5
13 8 (4.08%) AppDynamics
13 8 (4.08%) Mitel
13 8 (4.08%) NetApp
13 8 (4.08%) Nimble Storage
14 7 (3.57%) Meraki
15 6 (3.06%) Arista