Period
to 24 October 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 24 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > South East
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 176 266 344
Rank change year-on-year +90 +78 +74
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 113 276 218
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.41% 1.09% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.23% 3.03% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 107 240 163
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +7.44% +1.68%
10th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £40,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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 2,670 9,100 10,461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 33.30% 35.95% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,115 6,953 8,351
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,514
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.06% +7.81%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,600 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +57 28 £67,500 +3.85% 12
Hampshire +72 25 £56,000 -2.61% 15
Surrey +63 25 £72,500 -3.33% 2
Berkshire +41 18 £67,500 +8.87% 6
West Sussex +66 16 £87,500 +2.94% 2
Oxfordshire +51 7 £67,500 -25.00% 6
Buckinghamshire +78 5 £78,750 +21.15%
East Sussex +49 5 £62,500 -3.85% 2
Home Counties - 2 £48,750 -
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 64 (56.64%) Azure
2 54 (47.79%) DevOps
3 53 (46.90%) AWS
4 51 (45.13%) Microsoft
5 50 (44.25%) VMware
6 47 (41.59%) IaaS
7 42 (37.17%) PaaS
8 40 (35.40%) Data Centre
9 39 (34.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 36 (31.86%) Hybrid Cloud
11 35 (30.97%) Windows
12 34 (30.09%) Linux
12 34 (30.09%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (28.32%) Infrastructure as Code
14 29 (25.66%) Active Directory
15 28 (24.78%) Terraform
15 28 (24.78%) Ansible
16 27 (23.89%) Degree
16 27 (23.89%) PowerShell
17 25 (22.12%) Hyper-V
17 25 (22.12%) SQL
18 24 (21.24%) Python
19 22 (19.47%) GCP
19 22 (19.47%) Presales
20 21 (18.58%) Private Cloud
21 20 (17.70%) Docker
22 19 (16.81%) Web Services
22 19 (16.81%) Java
22 19 (16.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 19 (16.81%) SCCM

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 10 (8.85%) Skype for Business
2 7 (6.19%) Confluence
3 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.77%) Apache
4 2 (1.77%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 64 (56.64%) Azure
2 53 (46.90%) AWS
3 47 (41.59%) IaaS
4 42 (37.17%) PaaS
5 22 (19.47%) GCP
6 17 (15.04%) SaaS
7 16 (14.16%) Office 365
8 12 (10.62%) Serverless
9 11 (9.73%) BPaaS
10 6 (5.31%) Google App Engine
11 5 (4.42%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (2.65%) GitHub
13 2 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (1.77%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (1.77%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.88%) Amazon EKS
14 1 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.88%) Google Compute Engine
14 1 (0.88%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.62%) LAN
1 12 (10.62%) WAN
2 11 (9.73%) Firewall
3 10 (8.85%) Skype
4 6 (5.31%) NetScaler
4 6 (5.31%) WLAN
5 5 (4.42%) DNS
5 5 (4.42%) HTTP
6 4 (3.54%) Cisco Firepower
7 3 (2.65%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.77%) MQTT
8 2 (1.77%) SAN
8 2 (1.77%) VSAN
8 2 (1.77%) Wireless
9 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.88%) ICMP
9 1 (0.88%) Network Security
9 1 (0.88%) NGN
9 1 (0.88%) SSH
9 1 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (6.19%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.31%) BigQuery
5 5 (4.42%) Cloud Spanner
5 5 (4.42%) Qlik Sense
6 4 (3.54%) Big Data
6 4 (3.54%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.77%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.73%) Jenkins
2 10 (8.85%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (7.08%) JIRA
4 7 (6.19%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.42%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (2.65%) GitLab
7 2 (1.77%) Gradle
8 1 (0.88%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.88%) Bower
8 1 (0.88%) gulp
8 1 (0.88%) Maven
8 1 (0.88%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 11 (9.73%) Finance
2 6 (5.31%) Marketing
3 5 (4.42%) Public Sector
4 4 (3.54%) Korean Language
5 2 (1.77%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.88%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Local Government
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (33.63%) Architect
2 17 (15.04%) Cloud Architect
2 17 (15.04%) Cloud Engineer
3 14 (12.39%) Azure Architect
4 11 (9.73%) Consultant
5 9 (7.96%) Platform Engineer
5 9 (7.96%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (7.08%) Azure Consultant
6 8 (7.08%) Designer
7 7 (6.19%) Network Architect
8 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 6 (5.31%) Security Architect
8 6 (5.31%) Site Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.54%) Infrastructure Designer
10 4 (3.54%) Security Manager
11 3 (2.65%) Cloud Consultant
11 3 (2.65%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.81%) Web Services
2 11 (9.73%) JSON
3 6 (5.31%) React
3 6 (5.31%) YAML
4 3 (2.65%) REST
5 2 (1.77%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.77%) XML
6 1 (0.88%) .NET
6 1 (0.88%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.88%) Flash
6 1 (0.88%) Kafka
6 1 (0.88%) LDAP
6 1 (0.88%) NativeScript
6 1 (0.88%) Node.js
6 1 (0.88%) OAuth
6 1 (0.88%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.88%) SAML
6 1 (0.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 40 (35.40%) Data Centre
2 36 (31.86%) Hybrid Cloud
3 21 (18.58%) Private Cloud
4 11 (9.73%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (6.19%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (4.42%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.54%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.54%) Client/Server
7 4 (3.54%) PKI
8 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.77%) Clustering
8 2 (1.77%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (1.77%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.88%) NHS
9 1 (0.88%) PMI
9 1 (0.88%) Replication
9 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (30.97%) Windows
2 34 (30.09%) Linux
3 5 (4.42%) CentOS
3 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.65%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.88%) Unix
6 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (47.79%) DevOps
2 34 (30.09%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (28.32%) Infrastructure as Code
4 22 (19.47%) Presales
5 18 (15.93%) Computer Science
5 18 (15.93%) IT Strategy
6 17 (15.04%) High Availability
7 16 (14.16%) Deployment Automation
7 16 (14.16%) Migration
7 16 (14.16%) Security Architecture
8 15 (13.27%) ITIL
9 13 (11.50%) ITIL V3
10 11 (9.73%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (9.73%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (9.73%) Information Security
10 11 (9.73%) PRINCE2
11 10 (8.85%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (8.85%) Cybersecurity
11 10 (8.85%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 10 (8.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.89%) PowerShell
2 25 (22.12%) SQL
3 24 (21.24%) Python
4 19 (16.81%) Java
5 9 (7.96%) JavaScript
6 8 (7.08%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.42%) C++
7 5 (4.42%) Ruby
7 5 (4.42%) Rust
8 4 (3.54%) C
9 2 (1.77%) Groovy
9 2 (1.77%) Korn
10 1 (0.88%) C#
10 1 (0.88%) Java 8
10 1 (0.88%) PHP
10 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (23.89%) Degree
2 16 (14.16%) Security Cleared
3 13 (11.50%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (11.50%) MCSE
3 13 (11.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (11.50%) SC Cleared
4 12 (10.62%) CCNA
5 5 (4.42%) AWS Certification
5 5 (4.42%) CISSP
5 5 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.65%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (2.65%) CISM
7 3 (2.65%) CRISC
8 2 (1.77%) CCDA
8 2 (1.77%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.77%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.88%) CCDP
9 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (15.04%) SLA
3 9 (7.96%) GDPR
4 6 (5.31%) ISO 22301
5 5 (4.42%) GAMP
5 5 (4.42%) HIPAA
5 5 (4.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 5 (4.42%) NIST
5 5 (4.42%) PCI DSS
5 5 (4.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (3.54%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (3.54%) Government Security Classifications
6 4 (3.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (2.65%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (2.65%) NCSC
8 1 (0.88%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (34.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (25.66%) Active Directory
3 25 (22.12%) Hyper-V
4 20 (17.70%) Docker
5 10 (8.85%) XenApp
6 7 (6.19%) vSphere
7 4 (3.54%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.77%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 28 (24.78%) Ansible
1 28 (24.78%) Terraform
2 19 (16.81%) SCCM
3 16 (14.16%) Kubernetes
4 13 (11.50%) Microsoft Intune
5 12 (10.62%) vCenter Server
6 7 (6.19%) vRealize
7 6 (5.31%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (5.31%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (5.31%) Puppet
7 6 (5.31%) SCOM
8 5 (4.42%) Cobbler
9 4 (3.54%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.88%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.88%) Nessus
10 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.88%) SCSM
10 1 (0.88%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (45.13%) Microsoft
2 50 (44.25%) VMware
3 19 (16.81%) Google
4 12 (10.62%) Cisco
4 12 (10.62%) Red Hat
5 11 (9.73%) Citrix
5 11 (9.73%) Juniper
6 7 (6.19%) Meraki
7 6 (5.31%) Arista
7 6 (5.31%) F5
7 6 (5.31%) McAfee
7 6 (5.31%) Qualys
7 6 (5.31%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (5.31%) SolarWinds
8 4 (3.54%) Gemalto
9 2 (1.77%) EMC
10 1 (0.88%) HP
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle
10 1 (0.88%) Remedy
10 1 (0.88%) Symantec