Period
to 31 March 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 31 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > South East
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 286 297 366
Rank change year-on-year +11 +69 +74
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 182 241 211
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.85% 0.91% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.40% 2.50% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 162 217 141
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,500
90th Percentile £94,875 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £71,526 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +2.18% +3.70% +8.00%

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 7,590 9,637 11,289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.34% 36.30% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5,963 7,412 9,112
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,225
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 91 £67,500 +22.73% 14
Berkshire +41 71 £65,000 +18.18% 5
Surrey +21 41 £67,500 - 1
Hampshire +11 31 £60,000 +4.35% 6
Oxfordshire +26 16 £90,000 +33.33% 5
East Sussex +5 16 £65,000 +13.04%
Buckinghamshire +5 4 £62,500 +13.64% 4
Kent +11 1 - -
West Sussex +1 1 - -
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 127 (69.78%) Azure
2 107 (58.79%) AWS
3 70 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 65 (35.71%) VMware
5 64 (35.16%) Linux
5 64 (35.16%) DevOps
6 53 (29.12%) Windows
7 51 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (26.37%) SQL
9 45 (24.73%) Data Centre
10 38 (20.88%) Ansible
11 37 (20.33%) Java
12 34 (18.68%) Active Directory
13 33 (18.13%) Presales
14 32 (17.58%) Docker
15 31 (17.03%) VMware Infrastructure
16 30 (16.48%) Finance
16 30 (16.48%) Migration
16 30 (16.48%) Problem-Solving
17 29 (15.93%) Technical Leadership
17 29 (15.93%) Cisco
18 28 (15.38%) Degree
18 28 (15.38%) Windows Server
18 28 (15.38%) Office 365
19 27 (14.84%) Private Cloud
19 27 (14.84%) ITIL
20 26 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
21 25 (13.74%) Hybrid Cloud
21 25 (13.74%) Kubernetes
21 25 (13.74%) SaaS

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 13 (7.14%) Skype for Business
2 7 (3.85%) IIS
3 5 (2.75%) Apache
3 5 (2.75%) Confluence
4 4 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.20%) JBoss
4 4 (2.20%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.20%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.20%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.65%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.65%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 127 (69.78%) Azure
2 107 (58.79%) AWS
3 28 (15.38%) Office 365
4 25 (13.74%) IaaS
4 25 (13.74%) PaaS
4 25 (13.74%) SaaS
5 22 (12.09%) GCP
6 11 (6.04%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (4.95%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (4.40%) Serverless
9 6 (3.30%) Google Drive
9 6 (3.30%) Slack
10 5 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (2.20%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (2.20%) Power Platform
12 3 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (1.65%) OpenShift
13 2 (1.10%) Heroku
13 2 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.99%) DNS
2 17 (9.34%) Firewall
2 17 (9.34%) Skype
3 13 (7.14%) DHCP
3 13 (7.14%) SAN
4 12 (6.59%) Internet
5 10 (5.49%) LAN
6 9 (4.95%) Network Security
7 7 (3.85%) VPN
8 6 (3.30%) BGP
8 6 (3.30%) MPLS
8 6 (3.30%) NetScaler
8 6 (3.30%) OSPF
8 6 (3.30%) TCP/IP
8 6 (3.30%) VoIP
8 6 (3.30%) WAN
8 6 (3.30%) WLAN
9 5 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (2.20%) SSL
10 4 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 12 (6.59%) MySQL
4 9 (4.95%) Geospatial Data
5 8 (4.40%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.30%) Big Data
8 5 (2.75%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (2.75%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (2.20%) Power BI
10 2 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.55%) BigQuery
11 1 (0.55%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.55%) NewSQL
11 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (8.24%) Jenkins
2 14 (7.69%) JIRA
3 12 (6.59%) Ant
3 12 (6.59%) Artifactory
3 12 (6.59%) Maven
4 11 (6.04%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.10%) Chocolatey
7 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.55%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.55%) GitLab
General
1 30 (16.48%) Finance
2 3 (1.65%) Public Sector
3 2 (1.10%) Back Office
4 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.55%) Local Government
4 1 (0.55%) Police
4 1 (0.55%) Publishing
4 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (34.07%) Architect
2 22 (12.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (12.09%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (10.99%) Cloud Engineer
3 20 (10.99%) Consultant
3 20 (10.99%) Developer
4 13 (7.14%) Cloud Consultant
4 13 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 12 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (6.04%) Infrastructure Architect
7 10 (5.49%) Azure Architect
7 10 (5.49%) Java Developer
8 9 (4.95%) Cloud Architect
8 9 (4.95%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 9 (4.95%) Project Manager
8 9 (4.95%) Software Architect
9 8 (4.40%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
10 7 (3.85%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.30%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 6 (3.30%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.89%) Node.js
2 12 (6.59%) HTML
3 11 (6.04%) Spring
4 9 (4.95%) Web Services
5 8 (4.40%) CSS
5 8 (4.40%) Java EE
6 7 (3.85%) .NET
6 7 (3.85%) RESTful
7 6 (3.30%) AngularJS
7 6 (3.30%) Ember.js
7 6 (3.30%) jQuery
7 6 (3.30%) JSF
7 6 (3.30%) JSON
7 6 (3.30%) React
8 5 (2.75%) Spring Boot
9 4 (2.20%) HTML5
9 4 (2.20%) LAPP Stack
10 3 (1.65%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (1.65%) Spring Cloud
11 2 (1.10%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (24.73%) Data Centre
2 27 (14.84%) Private Cloud
3 25 (13.74%) Hybrid Cloud
4 10 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.49%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (4.95%) Replication
6 8 (4.40%) Cloud Native
7 6 (3.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.10%) Clustering
9 2 (1.10%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.55%) PKI
10 1 (0.55%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.55%) Video\Live Streaming
10 1 (0.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 64 (35.16%) Linux
2 53 (29.12%) Windows
3 28 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 12 (6.59%) Debian
5 10 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (4.95%) Unix
6 9 (4.95%) Windows 10
7 7 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.30%) Windows 7
8 6 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.20%) Windows Server 2016
10 3 (1.65%) CentOS
10 3 (1.65%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.10%) Solaris
11 2 (1.10%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (35.16%) DevOps
2 51 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (18.13%) Presales
4 30 (16.48%) Migration
4 30 (16.48%) Problem-Solving
5 29 (15.93%) Technical Leadership
6 27 (14.84%) ITIL
7 26 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
8 20 (10.99%) Analytics
8 20 (10.99%) Configuration Management
9 19 (10.44%) Fintech
9 19 (10.44%) Mentoring
10 18 (9.89%) Infrastructure Automation
11 15 (8.24%) Architecture Roadmap
11 15 (8.24%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 14 (7.69%) Microservices
12 14 (7.69%) PRINCE2
13 13 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
13 13 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 48 (26.37%) SQL
2 37 (20.33%) Java
3 20 (10.99%) Python
4 15 (8.24%) PowerShell
5 12 (6.59%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.95%) Ruby
7 8 (4.40%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.85%) Go
9 3 (1.65%) C
9 3 (1.65%) C#
10 1 (0.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (15.38%) Degree
2 23 (12.64%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (12.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (10.44%) MCSE
5 14 (7.69%) CCNA
6 12 (6.59%) SC Cleared
6 12 (6.59%) Security Cleared
7 9 (4.95%) MCSA
8 8 (4.40%) CCNP
9 5 (2.75%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (2.20%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (2.20%) CISM
10 4 (2.20%) CISSP
10 4 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (2.20%) CRISC
10 4 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (1.10%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.55%) CEH
13 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.20%) NCSC
2 3 (1.65%) ISO 14001
2 3 (1.65%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (18.68%) Active Directory
2 32 (17.58%) Docker
3 31 (17.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (9.89%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.30%) vSphere
6 5 (2.75%) vCloud
7 4 (2.20%) NFS
8 2 (1.10%) LXC
8 2 (1.10%) XenApp
8 2 (1.10%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (20.88%) Ansible
2 25 (13.74%) Kubernetes
3 24 (13.19%) Puppet
4 20 (10.99%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (9.89%) Terraform
6 15 (8.24%) SCCM
7 8 (4.40%) Microsoft Intune
8 6 (3.30%) Backup Exec
8 6 (3.30%) NetBackup
9 4 (2.20%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (2.20%) Galera Cluster
9 4 (2.20%) OpenNebula
9 4 (2.20%) vCenter Server
10 3 (1.65%) Kibana
10 3 (1.65%) logstash
11 2 (1.10%) Packer
11 2 (1.10%) Salt
11 2 (1.10%) SCOM
11 2 (1.10%) SCSM
11 2 (1.10%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 70 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 65 (35.71%) VMware
3 29 (15.93%) Cisco
4 19 (10.44%) Google
4 19 (10.44%) HP
4 19 (10.44%) Oracle
4 19 (10.44%) Red Hat
5 14 (7.69%) Veeam
5 14 (7.69%) Zerto
6 13 (7.14%) Juniper
7 12 (6.59%) Dell
7 12 (6.59%) F5
8 10 (5.49%) ServiceNow
9 9 (4.95%) Citrix
10 7 (3.85%) SolarWinds
11 6 (3.30%) Arista
11 6 (3.30%) Meraki
12 5 (2.75%) Dell Compellent
13 4 (2.20%) AppDynamics
14 3 (1.65%) BT