Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 331 430 570
Rank change year-on-year +99 +140 +27
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 226 112 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.74% 0.38% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 0.97% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 123 75 29
South East median annual salary £62,500 £59,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.93% -21.33% +36.36%
10th Percentile £47,500 £40,400 £28,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,750 £135,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £63,299
% change year-on-year - +2.69% +12.53%

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 12,231 11,532 16,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.14% 38.86% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9,979 9,497 13,295
South East median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22% +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 20 July 2018.

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 20 July 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
Hampshire +39 82 £60,000 +1.69% 5
Thames Valley +26 77 £70,000 +27.27% 18
Surrey +43 61 £60,500 -10.37% 10
Berkshire +2 46 £72,500 +26.09% 15
Oxfordshire +12 29 £70,000 +40.00% 3
East Sussex - 3 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire -5 2 - -
West Sussex -4 1 £47,500 -17.39%
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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.

1 149 (65.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 136 (60.18%) Amazon AWS
3 99 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (43.36%) Linux
5 93 (41.15%) Windows
6 88 (38.94%) DevOps
7 77 (34.07%) VMware
8 73 (32.30%) Microsoft
9 68 (30.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 57 (25.22%) Python
11 56 (24.78%) IaaS
12 55 (24.34%) SQL
13 52 (23.01%) Oracle
14 51 (22.57%) ITIL
14 51 (22.57%) Jenkins
15 50 (22.12%) Security Cleared
15 50 (22.12%) Test Automation
16 47 (20.80%) PowerShell
16 47 (20.80%) Docker
17 44 (19.47%) Puppet
17 44 (19.47%) Firewall
18 43 (19.03%) Active Directory
18 43 (19.03%) Data Centre
18 43 (19.03%) OpenStack
19 42 (18.58%) Ruby
20 39 (17.26%) PaaS
21 38 (16.81%) Continuous Delivery
21 38 (16.81%) Configuration Management
21 38 (16.81%) Terraform
22 37 (16.37%) Ansible

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 43 (19.03%) OpenStack
2 19 (8.41%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (5.75%) Oracle Service Bus
4 9 (3.98%) Apache
4 9 (3.98%) Skype for Business
4 9 (3.98%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (2.21%) IIS
6 3 (1.33%) CMS
6 3 (1.33%) Jetty
6 3 (1.33%) nginx
6 3 (1.33%) WordPress
7 2 (0.88%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.44%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.44%) Drupal
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.44%) PrestaShop
8 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.44%) Zimbra
Applications
1 7 (3.10%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.77%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.44%) Magento
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 149 (65.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 136 (60.18%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (24.78%) IaaS
4 39 (17.26%) PaaS
5 31 (13.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 27 (11.95%) GitHub
7 19 (8.41%) AWS Lambda
7 19 (8.41%) SaaS
7 19 (8.41%) Serverless
8 17 (7.52%) Google Cloud Platform
8 17 (7.52%) OpenShift
9 16 (7.08%) Office 365
10 14 (6.19%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (1.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.88%) G Suite
14 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.44%) Google Compute Engine
14 1 (0.44%) Slack
14 1 (0.44%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 44 (19.47%) Firewall
2 33 (14.60%) LAN
3 30 (13.27%) WAN
4 27 (11.95%) DNS
5 25 (11.06%) SAN
6 17 (7.52%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (7.08%) TCP/IP
8 15 (6.64%) DHCP
9 14 (6.19%) VPN
10 13 (5.75%) DMZ
11 10 (4.42%) AMQP
12 9 (3.98%) Network Security
12 9 (3.98%) Skype
13 8 (3.54%) IPsec
14 7 (3.10%) Internet
14 7 (3.10%) SSL
15 6 (2.65%) NAS
15 6 (2.65%) VLAN
16 4 (1.77%) SCCP
17 3 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (15.93%) MongoDB
2 35 (15.49%) MySQL
3 26 (11.50%) Big Data
4 18 (7.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 16 (7.08%) SQL Server
6 15 (6.64%) NoSQL
6 15 (6.64%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (4.87%) MariaDB
8 9 (3.98%) GIS
9 8 (3.54%) Geospatial Data
9 8 (3.54%) Relational Database
10 7 (3.10%) Spatial Data
11 5 (2.21%) Neo4j
12 4 (1.77%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.33%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.88%) Power BI
15 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
15 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 51 (22.57%) Jenkins
2 23 (10.18%) Git (software)
2 23 (10.18%) GitLab
3 15 (6.64%) Vagrant
4 9 (3.98%) JIRA
5 6 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.77%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.77%) Toad
8 3 (1.33%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.33%) Hudson
9 2 (0.88%) RSpec
9 2 (0.88%) Selenium
10 1 (0.44%) Ant
10 1 (0.44%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.44%) Codeship
10 1 (0.44%) GoCD
10 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (11.50%) Telecoms
2 11 (4.87%) Finance
3 9 (3.98%) Retail
4 7 (3.10%) Marketing
5 5 (2.21%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.77%) Legal
7 3 (1.33%) Electronics
7 3 (1.33%) Games
8 2 (0.88%) Publishing
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
9 1 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 56 (24.78%) Architect
2 53 (23.45%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (11.95%) Developer
4 23 (10.18%) Cloud Developer
4 23 (10.18%) Infrastructure Architect
5 22 (9.73%) Cloud Architect
6 17 (7.52%) Software Engineer
7 15 (6.64%) Senior DevOps
7 15 (6.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 13 (5.75%) Data Centre Architect
8 13 (5.75%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (5.75%) Virtualisation Architect
9 12 (5.31%) AWS Developer
9 12 (5.31%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (4.87%) Azure Developer
10 11 (4.87%) Consultant
10 11 (4.87%) Lead Developer
10 11 (4.87%) Security Architect
11 10 (4.42%) Product Manager
12 9 (3.98%) Senior Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.27%) Web Services
2 24 (10.62%) Middleware
3 17 (7.52%) Elastic Stack
4 14 (6.19%) RabbitMQ
5 11 (4.87%) RESTful
6 9 (3.98%) Spring Boot
7 8 (3.54%) EDI
8 7 (3.10%) HTML
8 7 (3.10%) HTML5
9 6 (2.65%) .NET
9 6 (2.65%) REST
10 5 (2.21%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.21%) CSS
10 5 (2.21%) LAMP
10 5 (2.21%) Node.js
10 5 (2.21%) React
10 5 (2.21%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (2.21%) Spring
10 5 (2.21%) Vue.js
11 4 (1.77%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (19.03%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.96%) Cloud Native
2 18 (7.96%) Management Information System
3 17 (7.52%) Private Cloud
4 16 (7.08%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (6.64%) Mainframe
6 13 (5.75%) Hybrid Cloud
6 13 (5.75%) IBM Mainframe
7 12 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (3.54%) Blog
10 7 (3.10%) Computer Science
11 6 (2.65%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (2.65%) Replication
12 4 (1.77%) Clustering
12 4 (1.77%) Cyberattack
12 4 (1.77%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (1.77%) NHS
13 3 (1.33%) Semantic Web
13 3 (1.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 98 (43.36%) Linux
2 93 (41.15%) Windows
3 16 (7.08%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.65%) CentOS
5 6 (2.65%) Unix
6 4 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.77%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.33%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (38.94%) DevOps
3 51 (22.57%) ITIL
4 50 (22.12%) Test Automation
5 38 (16.81%) Configuration Management
5 38 (16.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 35 (15.49%) Microservices
7 34 (15.04%) Open Source
7 34 (15.04%) Software Engineering
8 30 (13.27%) Migration
9 25 (11.06%) TDD
10 23 (10.18%) Coaching
10 23 (10.18%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (9.29%) Scrum
12 18 (7.96%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (7.08%) Analytics
13 16 (7.08%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (7.08%) Service Management
14 15 (6.64%) Cybersecurity
14 15 (6.64%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 57 (25.22%) Python
2 55 (24.34%) SQL
3 47 (20.80%) PowerShell
4 42 (18.58%) Ruby
5 18 (7.96%) Perl
6 16 (7.08%) Java
7 13 (5.75%) JavaScript
8 11 (4.87%) Bash Shell
8 11 (4.87%) C#
9 8 (3.54%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.65%) C++
11 5 (2.21%) Go
11 5 (2.21%) Java 8
11 5 (2.21%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.33%) Scala
13 2 (0.88%) C
14 1 (0.44%) Rust
14 1 (0.44%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 1 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 50 (22.12%) Security Cleared
2 15 (6.64%) MCSE
2 15 (6.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (4.42%) Degree
5 9 (3.98%) CISSP
6 8 (3.54%) CISM
6 8 (3.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (2.65%) CCNA
7 6 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.65%) MCSA
8 5 (2.21%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (1.77%) CISA
9 4 (1.77%) SSCP
10 3 (1.33%) AWS Certification
10 3 (1.33%) CCNP
10 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.88%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.87%) PCI DSS
2 10 (4.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.98%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (3.10%) GDPR
5 6 (2.65%) COBIT
6 5 (2.21%) GPG13
7 4 (1.77%) QA
8 1 (0.44%) GCP
8 1 (0.44%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (30.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (20.80%) Docker
3 43 (19.03%) Active Directory
4 36 (15.93%) Hyper-V
5 20 (8.85%) vSphere
6 19 (8.41%) VMware NSX
7 15 (6.64%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (5.75%) NFS
9 11 (4.87%) vCloud
10 7 (3.10%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (2.21%) VirtualBox
12 4 (1.77%) Xen
13 3 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (1.33%) ISA Server
13 3 (1.33%) UAG
13 3 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (1.33%) XenServer
14 2 (0.88%) LXC
14 2 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.44%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 44 (19.47%) Puppet
2 38 (16.81%) Terraform
3 37 (16.37%) Ansible
4 26 (11.50%) Kubernetes
5 25 (11.06%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (10.18%) Packer
7 16 (7.08%) SCCM
8 15 (6.64%) vCenter Server
9 14 (6.19%) Kibana
9 14 (6.19%) logstash
10 13 (5.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 11 (4.87%) SCOM
11 11 (4.87%) SCSM
12 6 (2.65%) Salt
12 6 (2.65%) SCVMM
13 5 (2.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 5 (2.21%) SCOrch
14 4 (1.77%) Nagios
15 3 (1.33%) FortiGate
15 3 (1.33%) OfficeScan
Vendors
1 77 (34.07%) VMware
2 73 (32.30%) Microsoft
3 52 (23.01%) Oracle
4 26 (11.50%) Cisco
5 22 (9.73%) Google
6 18 (7.96%) CommVault
6 18 (7.96%) Splunk
7 14 (6.19%) Juniper
7 14 (6.19%) Veeam
8 13 (5.75%) IBM
8 13 (5.75%) Intel
9 11 (4.87%) SolarWinds
10 9 (3.98%) HP
10 9 (3.98%) Ivanti
11 8 (3.54%) Citrix
11 8 (3.54%) Dell
12 7 (3.10%) Atlassian
12 7 (3.10%) ESRI
12 7 (3.10%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.21%) Hitachi