Period
to 3 August 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 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > South East
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 214 237 337
Rank change year-on-year +23 +100 +89
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 130 343 229
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.12% 1.30% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.10% 3.57% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 113 300 129
Median annual salary £65,000 £68,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.45% +10.00% +5.93%
10th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £46,000
90th Percentile £89,500 £88,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -

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 4,193 9,617 10,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.17% 36.34% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3,311 7,264 8,715
Median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +5.00%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Public Cloud as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Cloud in the South East over the 6 months to 3 August 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 3 August 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 +41 48 £66,250 +9.05% 4
Hampshire +44 35 £60,000 +4.35% 10
Berkshire +32 34 £65,000 +8.33%
Surrey +35 24 £63,750 -15.00% 2
East Sussex +48 10 £67,250 +16.96%
Oxfordshire +43 10 £71,250 +14.00% 2
West Sussex +20 8 £80,000 +3.23% 3
Buckinghamshire +48 4 £66,250 -5.36% 2
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 84 (64.62%) Azure
2 79 (60.77%) AWS
3 63 (48.46%) DevOps
4 52 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 48 (36.92%) Linux
5 48 (36.92%) VMware
5 48 (36.92%) IaaS
6 45 (34.62%) Data Centre
7 43 (33.08%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 38 (29.23%) Windows
10 37 (28.46%) Active Directory
10 37 (28.46%) PaaS
11 36 (27.69%) SQL
12 31 (23.85%) Hybrid Cloud
13 28 (21.54%) Ansible
14 27 (20.77%) Presales
15 26 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
15 26 (20.00%) Docker
15 26 (20.00%) Migration
15 26 (20.00%) Degree
16 24 (18.46%) Terraform
17 23 (17.69%) Hyper-V
17 23 (17.69%) Cisco
18 22 (16.92%) ITIL
18 22 (16.92%) Office 365
19 21 (16.15%) Kubernetes
19 21 (16.15%) Finance
19 21 (16.15%) SCCM
20 20 (15.38%) Java

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 16 (12.31%) Skype for Business
2 8 (6.15%) Confluence
3 3 (2.31%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.54%) Apache
5 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 84 (64.62%) Azure
2 79 (60.77%) AWS
3 48 (36.92%) IaaS
4 37 (28.46%) PaaS
5 22 (16.92%) Office 365
6 17 (13.08%) GCP
7 11 (8.46%) SaaS
7 11 (8.46%) Serverless
8 7 (5.38%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (4.62%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (4.62%) BPaaS
10 5 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (3.08%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (2.31%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (2.31%) Power Platform
12 3 (2.31%) Slack
13 2 (1.54%) Amazon S3
13 2 (1.54%) GitHub
13 2 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.38%) Skype
2 14 (10.77%) LAN
3 13 (10.00%) Firewall
4 10 (7.69%) WAN
5 8 (6.15%) DNS
5 8 (6.15%) SAN
6 5 (3.85%) DHCP
6 5 (3.85%) NetScaler
6 5 (3.85%) Network Security
6 5 (3.85%) VPN
6 5 (3.85%) WLAN
7 4 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (3.08%) Cisco Firepower
7 4 (3.08%) Internet
7 4 (3.08%) MPLS
7 4 (3.08%) VoIP
7 4 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.31%) BGP
8 3 (2.31%) OSPF
8 3 (2.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.62%) Big Data
2 6 (4.62%) MongoDB
2 6 (4.62%) MySQL
3 4 (3.08%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.31%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.31%) MariaDB
4 3 (2.31%) Power BI
5 2 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.77%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.77%) NewSQL
6 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (13.85%) Jenkins
2 12 (9.23%) JIRA
3 7 (5.38%) Maven
4 6 (4.62%) Ant
4 6 (4.62%) Artifactory
4 6 (4.62%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.62%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (3.08%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (2.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.31%) Gradle
7 1 (0.77%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.77%) Bower
7 1 (0.77%) GitLab
7 1 (0.77%) gulp
General
1 21 (16.15%) Finance
2 3 (2.31%) Marketing
2 3 (2.31%) Public Sector
3 2 (1.54%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.54%) Back Office
3 2 (1.54%) Korean Language
4 1 (0.77%) Advertising
4 1 (0.77%) Banking
4 1 (0.77%) Police
4 1 (0.77%) Publishing
4 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (30.00%) Architect
2 18 (13.85%) Consultant
3 17 (13.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (10.77%) Cloud Architect
5 13 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 12 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (8.46%) Azure Architect
7 11 (8.46%) Cloud Consultant
8 9 (6.92%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 9 (6.92%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (6.15%) Developer
9 8 (6.15%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (5.38%) Azure Consultant
10 7 (5.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
11 6 (4.62%) Technical Architect
12 5 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
12 5 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
12 5 (3.85%) Project Manager
12 5 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (3.85%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.77%) Web Services
2 8 (6.15%) JSON
2 8 (6.15%) Node.js
2 8 (6.15%) XML
3 6 (4.62%) REST
4 4 (3.08%) HTML
4 4 (3.08%) React
5 2 (1.54%) CSS
5 2 (1.54%) HTML5
5 2 (1.54%) LDAP
5 2 (1.54%) SAML
5 2 (1.54%) YAML
6 1 (0.77%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.77%) Flash
6 1 (0.77%) Java EE
6 1 (0.77%) OAuth
6 1 (0.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 45 (34.62%) Data Centre
2 31 (23.85%) Hybrid Cloud
3 20 (15.38%) Private Cloud
4 11 (8.46%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.38%) Cloud Native
7 6 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (3.85%) PKI
9 3 (2.31%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.31%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.31%) Replication
10 2 (1.54%) Clustering
10 2 (1.54%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.54%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.54%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.54%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.77%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 48 (36.92%) Linux
2 38 (29.23%) Windows
3 12 (9.23%) Windows Server
4 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.62%) Debian
6 6 (4.62%) Unix
7 4 (3.08%) CentOS
7 4 (3.08%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.08%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (48.46%) DevOps
2 43 (33.08%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (20.77%) Presales
4 26 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 26 (20.00%) Migration
5 22 (16.92%) ITIL
6 16 (12.31%) Computer Science
7 15 (11.54%) Customer Requirements
7 15 (11.54%) ITIL V3
7 15 (11.54%) PRINCE2
8 14 (10.77%) Forensic Analysis
8 14 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 13 (10.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 13 (10.00%) Security Architecture
10 12 (9.23%) Architectural Design
10 12 (9.23%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (8.46%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (8.46%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (7.69%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.69%) SQL
2 20 (15.38%) Java
2 20 (15.38%) Python
3 18 (13.85%) PowerShell
4 15 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.38%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.85%) Ruby
7 4 (3.08%) C
7 4 (3.08%) C++
7 4 (3.08%) Rust
8 3 (2.31%) Groovy
8 3 (2.31%) Korn
9 1 (0.77%) Java 8
9 1 (0.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (20.00%) Degree
2 19 (14.62%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (14.62%) Security Cleared
3 17 (13.08%) MCSE
3 17 (13.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (11.54%) CCNA
5 13 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.85%) CISSP
7 4 (3.08%) AWS Certification
7 4 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (3.08%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (3.08%) CISM
7 4 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (3.08%) CRISC
8 3 (2.31%) CCNP
8 3 (2.31%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.54%) MCSA
9 2 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.77%) CCDA
10 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.62%) SLA
3 5 (3.85%) GDPR
3 5 (3.85%) NCSC
4 3 (2.31%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (2.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (2.31%) Government Security Classifications
4 3 (2.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (2.31%) NIST
4 3 (2.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.54%) GAMP
5 2 (1.54%) HIPAA
5 2 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (1.54%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.77%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.77%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.77%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (28.46%) Active Directory
3 26 (20.00%) Docker
4 23 (17.69%) Hyper-V
5 8 (6.15%) vSphere
6 6 (4.62%) XenApp
7 4 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.31%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (21.54%) Ansible
2 24 (18.46%) Terraform
3 21 (16.15%) Kubernetes
3 21 (16.15%) SCCM
4 14 (10.77%) Puppet
5 12 (9.23%) Microsoft Intune
6 10 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (6.92%) vRealize
8 7 (5.38%) vCenter Server
9 6 (4.62%) SCOM
10 4 (3.08%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (3.08%) Galera Cluster
10 4 (3.08%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (3.08%) OpenNebula
11 3 (2.31%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (2.31%) SCOrch
12 2 (1.54%) Backup Exec
12 2 (1.54%) NetBackup
12 2 (1.54%) Packer
12 2 (1.54%) Salt
Vendors
1 52 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 48 (36.92%) VMware
3 23 (17.69%) Cisco
4 16 (12.31%) Red Hat
5 13 (10.00%) Juniper
6 11 (8.46%) Google
7 10 (7.69%) SolarWinds
8 9 (6.92%) F5
8 9 (6.92%) HP
9 7 (5.38%) Citrix
10 6 (4.62%) Meraki
11 5 (3.85%) Arista
12 4 (3.08%) Dell
12 4 (3.08%) Dell Compellent
12 4 (3.08%) Gemalto
12 4 (3.08%) McAfee
12 4 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (3.08%) ServiceNow
13 3 (2.31%) Oracle
14 2 (1.54%) EMC