Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 371 439 557
Rank change year-on-year +68 +118 +64
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 165 115 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.53% 0.36% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% 0.96% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 129 54 54
South East median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -2.22% +15.38%
10th Percentile £40,000 £39,850 £40,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £81,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +4.35% +4.55%

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 11,789 11,971 16,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.93% 37.85% 40.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9,667 9,776 13,701
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +6.52%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Thames Valley +32 61 £69,500 +23.56% 12
Surrey +4 50 £67,500 +3.85% 9
Berkshire +47 47 £70,000 +12.00% 7
Hampshire +5 33 £48,750 +8.33% 5
Middlesex +17 11 - -
Buckinghamshire +7 9 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Oxfordshire -24 5 £76,000 +38.18% 4
West Sussex - 3 £37,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £65,000 - 2
Kent - 1 £57,500 -
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 109 (66.06%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (51.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 69 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (37.58%) DevOps
5 54 (32.73%) Linux
6 52 (31.52%) Docker
7 51 (30.91%) Data Centre
7 51 (30.91%) Python
8 49 (29.70%) ITIL
9 46 (27.88%) VMware
10 45 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 45 (27.27%) Puppet
11 44 (26.67%) Ansible
12 43 (26.06%) Windows
13 42 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
14 41 (24.85%) Active Directory
14 41 (24.85%) Migration
15 40 (24.24%) Hyper-V
16 39 (23.64%) PowerShell
16 39 (23.64%) Opscode Chef
17 37 (22.42%) Jenkins
17 37 (22.42%) Continuous Integration
17 37 (22.42%) Java
18 36 (21.82%) Perl
18 36 (21.82%) SQL
18 36 (21.82%) Web Services
19 35 (21.21%) Degree
20 33 (20.00%) Configuration Management
21 32 (19.39%) Firewall
21 32 (19.39%) JavaScript

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 20 (12.12%) OpenStack
2 9 (5.45%) CMS
3 7 (4.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (3.64%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (3.03%) IIS
5 5 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (2.42%) Alfresco
6 4 (2.42%) Drupal
6 4 (2.42%) Liferay
7 3 (1.82%) Apache
7 3 (1.82%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.82%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.82%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.82%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.85%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.82%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (1.82%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.82%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (1.82%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (1.82%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.82%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 109 (66.06%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (51.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (15.76%) PaaS
4 23 (13.94%) GitHub
5 22 (13.33%) IaaS
6 18 (10.91%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 11 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 9 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (5.45%) IBM Cloud
8 9 (5.45%) Office 365
9 7 (4.24%) Bluemix
9 7 (4.24%) SaaS
10 5 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (3.03%) Amazon S3
10 5 (3.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (3.03%) CloudFront
11 4 (2.42%) OpenShift
12 2 (1.21%) Akamai
12 2 (1.21%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (19.39%) Firewall
1 32 (19.39%) WAN
2 29 (17.58%) VPN
3 23 (13.94%) LAN
4 22 (13.33%) IPsec
5 12 (7.27%) DNS
5 12 (7.27%) SAN
6 11 (6.67%) SSL
7 7 (4.24%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (4.24%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (4.24%) Ethernet
7 7 (4.24%) IP Telephony
8 5 (3.03%) DHCP
8 5 (3.03%) Internet
8 5 (3.03%) VoIP
9 4 (2.42%) BGP
9 4 (2.42%) EIGRP
9 4 (2.42%) MPLS
9 4 (2.42%) OSPF
9 4 (2.42%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.36%) MySQL
1 27 (16.36%) NoSQL
2 16 (9.70%) MongoDB
3 11 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (4.24%) Big Data
5 7 (4.24%) MariaDB
6 6 (3.64%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.64%) Redis
7 4 (2.42%) Power BI
8 3 (1.82%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.82%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.82%) HBase
8 3 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.82%) QlikView
8 3 (1.82%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 37 (22.42%) Jenkins
2 21 (12.73%) Git (software)
3 15 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (6.67%) Hudson
4 11 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 10 (6.06%) Maven
6 8 (4.85%) Subversion
7 7 (4.24%) Ant
8 5 (3.03%) JIRA
8 5 (3.03%) Toad
9 4 (2.42%) GitLab
9 4 (2.42%) Vagrant
10 3 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.21%) Gradle
General
1 10 (6.06%) Finance
2 7 (4.24%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.21%) Advertising
4 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (30.30%) Architect
2 31 (18.79%) Solutions Architect
3 25 (15.15%) AWS Architect
3 25 (15.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (12.73%) AWS Solutions Architect
4 21 (12.73%) Cloud Architect
5 20 (12.12%) Developer
6 14 (8.48%) Consultant
6 14 (8.48%) Senior DevOps
7 13 (7.88%) Azure Engineer
7 13 (7.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 11 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
9 8 (4.85%) Automation Architect
9 8 (4.85%) DevOps Architect
9 8 (4.85%) Senior Architect
9 8 (4.85%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 8 (4.85%) Technical Architect
10 7 (4.24%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (4.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 6 (3.64%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (21.82%) Web Services
2 21 (12.73%) Middleware
3 17 (10.30%) JSON
4 12 (7.27%) HTML
5 10 (6.06%) REST
6 8 (4.85%) HTML5
6 8 (4.85%) Spring Boot
7 7 (4.24%) LAMP
7 7 (4.24%) Node.js
7 7 (4.24%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (3.64%) AngularJS
8 6 (3.64%) Spring
8 6 (3.64%) Velocity
8 6 (3.64%) XML
9 5 (3.03%) .NET
9 5 (3.03%) J2EE
10 4 (2.42%) Angular 2
10 4 (2.42%) Ember.js
10 4 (2.42%) LEMP Stack
10 4 (2.42%) React
Miscellaneous
1 51 (30.91%) Data Centre
2 24 (14.55%) Computer Science
3 16 (9.70%) Private Cloud
4 13 (7.88%) Hybrid Cloud
5 11 (6.67%) User Experience
6 8 (4.85%) Clustering
7 7 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.03%) Client/Server
8 5 (3.03%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (3.03%) Mainframe
9 4 (2.42%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.82%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.82%) NHS
11 2 (1.21%) Blog
11 2 (1.21%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 54 (32.73%) Linux
2 43 (26.06%) Windows
3 13 (7.88%) Windows Server
4 12 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (6.67%) CentOS
6 10 (6.06%) Unix
7 7 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (3.03%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.03%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (37.58%) DevOps
3 49 (29.70%) ITIL
4 41 (24.85%) Migration
5 37 (22.42%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 24 (14.55%) Presales
8 23 (13.94%) Microservices
9 21 (12.73%) High Availability
9 21 (12.73%) Open Source
10 18 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (10.30%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (10.30%) Planning and Forecasting
11 17 (10.30%) Scrum
11 17 (10.30%) SDLC
11 17 (10.30%) TDD
11 17 (10.30%) Web Development
12 16 (9.70%) Demand Forecasting
12 16 (9.70%) Performance Analysis
12 16 (9.70%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 51 (30.91%) Python
2 39 (23.64%) PowerShell
3 37 (22.42%) Java
4 36 (21.82%) Perl
4 36 (21.82%) SQL
5 32 (19.39%) JavaScript
6 19 (11.52%) Bash Shell
6 19 (11.52%) PHP
7 17 (10.30%) Ruby
8 8 (4.85%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.64%) Go
9 6 (3.64%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.42%) C#
10 4 (2.42%) C++
10 4 (2.42%) Scala
10 4 (2.42%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.82%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 3 (1.82%) XPath
12 2 (1.21%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (21.21%) Degree
2 19 (11.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (10.91%) AWS Certification
4 12 (7.27%) Master's Degree
4 12 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (6.67%) MCSD
6 9 (5.45%) CCNP
6 9 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.82%) CCIE
8 3 (1.82%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.21%) CCNA
9 2 (1.21%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.61%) CISA
10 1 (0.61%) CISM
10 1 (0.61%) CISSP
10 1 (0.61%) MCSE
10 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.27%) QA
2 11 (6.67%) GCP
3 4 (2.42%) COBIT
3 4 (2.42%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (2.42%) GDPR
3 4 (2.42%) GPG13
3 4 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.61%) PMO
4 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (31.52%) Docker
2 42 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (24.85%) Active Directory
4 40 (24.24%) Hyper-V
5 13 (7.88%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (7.27%) VMware NSX
7 7 (4.24%) NFS
8 5 (3.03%) vCloud
8 5 (3.03%) vSphere
9 4 (2.42%) KVM
10 3 (1.82%) Apache Flume
10 3 (1.82%) HDFS
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.61%) Xen
11 1 (0.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 45 (27.27%) Puppet
2 44 (26.67%) Ansible
3 39 (23.64%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (13.33%) Terraform
5 21 (12.73%) Kubernetes
6 11 (6.67%) Mesos
6 11 (6.67%) rkt
6 11 (6.67%) SCCM
7 6 (3.64%) Salt
8 5 (3.03%) FortiGate
8 5 (3.03%) Nagios
8 5 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (3.03%) vCenter Server
9 4 (2.42%) Packer
10 3 (1.82%) logstash
10 3 (1.82%) Oozie
11 2 (1.21%) Kibana
12 1 (0.61%) Icinga
12 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 1 (0.61%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 46 (27.88%) VMware
2 45 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 30 (18.18%) Oracle
4 13 (7.88%) Cisco
5 12 (7.27%) Red Hat
6 11 (6.67%) IBM
6 11 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 6 (3.64%) Dell
8 5 (3.03%) CA
8 5 (3.03%) Citrix
8 5 (3.03%) CommVault
8 5 (3.03%) Fujitsu
8 5 (3.03%) Intel
8 5 (3.03%) Veeam
9 4 (2.42%) AppDynamics
9 4 (2.42%) EMC
9 4 (2.42%) Juniper
9 4 (2.42%) New Relic
9 4 (2.42%) OpenText
9 4 (2.42%) Rackspace