Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > South East
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 358 428 545
Rank change year-on-year +70 +117 +74
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 215 111 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.68% 0.37% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.69% 0.96% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 129 68 62
South East median annual salary £65,000 £59,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.24% -17.93% +57.61%
10th Percentile £40,750 £42,125 £36,625
90th Percentile £85,500 £81,250 £135,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 12,704 11,525 16,802
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.22% 38.20% 42.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10,387 9,420 13,971
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +6.38%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 +47 92 £70,000 +21.74% 16
Surrey +17 67 £65,000 - 2
Berkshire +23 64 £70,000 +16.67% 11
Hampshire +5 48 £50,000 -8.26% 7
Oxfordshire +7 24 £70,000 +40.00% 5
Buckinghamshire -5 4 £55,000 +29.41%
East Sussex - 2 £65,000 - 1
Middlesex +5 1 - -
West Sussex 0 1 £47,500 -17.39%
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 128 (59.53%) Amazon AWS
2 118 (54.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (43.72%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (43.26%) Linux
5 82 (38.14%) Windows
6 76 (35.35%) DevOps
7 67 (31.16%) VMware
8 64 (29.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 63 (29.30%) Python
10 60 (27.91%) Microsoft
11 58 (26.98%) ITIL
12 56 (26.05%) Oracle
13 55 (25.58%) SQL
14 53 (24.65%) Data Centre
15 50 (23.26%) Test Automation
16 49 (22.79%) IaaS
17 47 (21.86%) PowerShell
18 46 (21.40%) Firewall
19 44 (20.47%) Migration
19 44 (20.47%) Ruby
19 44 (20.47%) Active Directory
20 42 (19.53%) WAN
20 42 (19.53%) LAN
20 42 (19.53%) Puppet
20 42 (19.53%) Ansible
21 40 (18.60%) MySQL
21 40 (18.60%) Configuration Management
22 39 (18.14%) Docker
22 39 (18.14%) Hyper-V
23 38 (17.67%) Web Services

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 31 (14.42%) OpenStack
2 20 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (7.91%) Oracle Service Bus
4 8 (3.72%) Apache
4 8 (3.72%) IIS
4 8 (3.72%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.26%) CMS
6 5 (2.33%) Apache Spark
6 5 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.86%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.86%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.40%) Jetty
8 3 (1.40%) nginx
8 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.93%) WordPress
10 1 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.47%) Zimbra
Applications
1 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.26%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.86%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (1.86%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.86%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.86%) Oracle iProcurement
2 4 (1.86%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.86%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 128 (59.53%) Amazon AWS
2 118 (54.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (22.79%) IaaS
4 28 (13.02%) AWS CloudFormation
4 28 (13.02%) GitHub
5 27 (12.56%) PaaS
6 21 (9.77%) IBM Cloud
7 19 (8.84%) AWS Lambda
7 19 (8.84%) Bluemix
7 19 (8.84%) Serverless
8 14 (6.51%) SaaS
9 13 (6.05%) Office 365
10 9 (4.19%) OpenShift
11 7 (3.26%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (2.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (1.86%) Amazon S3
13 4 (1.86%) CloudFront
14 3 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
15 2 (0.93%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 46 (21.40%) Firewall
2 42 (19.53%) LAN
2 42 (19.53%) WAN
3 32 (14.88%) SAN
4 27 (12.56%) DNS
5 23 (10.70%) VPN
6 18 (8.37%) DHCP
7 17 (7.91%) IPsec
8 15 (6.98%) SSL
9 13 (6.05%) DMZ
10 10 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (4.65%) TCP/IP
11 7 (3.26%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (3.26%) Ethernet
11 7 (3.26%) IP Telephony
12 6 (2.79%) AMQP
13 5 (2.33%) NAS
13 5 (2.33%) Network Security
14 4 (1.86%) VoIP
15 3 (1.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.60%) MySQL
2 37 (17.21%) MongoDB
3 30 (13.95%) NoSQL
4 23 (10.70%) Big Data
5 21 (9.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 16 (7.44%) Relational Database
7 14 (6.51%) MariaDB
8 13 (6.05%) SQL Server
9 11 (5.12%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (3.72%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.33%) Hadoop
11 5 (2.33%) Power BI
12 4 (1.86%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.86%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (1.86%) QlikView
12 4 (1.86%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.86%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 37 (17.21%) Jenkins
2 25 (11.63%) Git (software)
3 20 (9.30%) GitLab
4 9 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.72%) Vagrant
6 6 (2.79%) Ant
6 6 (2.79%) JIRA
6 6 (2.79%) Toad
7 4 (1.86%) Hudson
8 3 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.93%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.93%) Maven
9 2 (0.93%) Subversion
10 1 (0.47%) GoCD
General
1 28 (13.02%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.72%) Finance
3 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.93%) Publishing
4 1 (0.47%) Advertising
4 1 (0.47%) Legal
4 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (31.63%) Architect
2 36 (16.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 33 (15.35%) Developer
4 29 (13.49%) Cloud Architect
5 27 (12.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 23 (10.70%) Cloud Developer
6 23 (10.70%) Solutions Architect
7 17 (7.91%) AWS Architect
7 17 (7.91%) Data Centre Architect
7 17 (7.91%) Virtualisation Architect
8 16 (7.44%) Senior DevOps
9 15 (6.98%) Consultant
9 15 (6.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 12 (5.58%) AWS Developer
10 12 (5.58%) AWS Solutions Architect
11 11 (5.12%) Azure Developer
11 11 (5.12%) Lead Developer
11 11 (5.12%) Software Engineer
12 8 (3.72%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (3.72%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (17.67%) Web Services
2 34 (15.81%) Middleware
3 16 (7.44%) Elastic Stack
3 16 (7.44%) HTML
4 12 (5.58%) HTML5
5 10 (4.65%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (4.65%) Spring Boot
6 9 (4.19%) REST
7 8 (3.72%) EDI
8 7 (3.26%) RESTful
9 6 (2.79%) CSS
9 6 (2.79%) J2EE
9 6 (2.79%) XML
10 5 (2.33%) Node.js
11 4 (1.86%) EJB
11 4 (1.86%) EJB 3.0
11 4 (1.86%) Java EE
11 4 (1.86%) JSON
11 4 (1.86%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (1.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (24.65%) Data Centre
2 22 (10.23%) Computer Science
3 18 (8.37%) Hybrid Cloud
4 17 (7.91%) IBM Mainframe
4 17 (7.91%) Mainframe
5 11 (5.12%) Cloud Native
5 11 (5.12%) Management Information System
5 11 (5.12%) Private Cloud
5 11 (5.12%) User Experience
6 8 (3.72%) Clustering
7 7 (3.26%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.33%) NHS
9 5 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.86%) Replication
11 3 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.40%) Semantic Web
12 2 (0.93%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 93 (43.26%) Linux
2 82 (38.14%) Windows
3 14 (6.51%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.65%) CentOS
5 7 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.33%) Unix
7 4 (1.86%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.40%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.93%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (43.72%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (35.35%) DevOps
3 58 (26.98%) ITIL
4 50 (23.26%) Test Automation
5 44 (20.47%) Migration
6 40 (18.60%) Configuration Management
7 36 (16.74%) Microservices
8 33 (15.35%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (13.02%) Open Source
10 24 (11.16%) Scrum
11 22 (10.23%) TDD
12 21 (9.77%) Disaster Recovery
12 21 (9.77%) Software Engineering
13 19 (8.84%) Analytics
13 19 (8.84%) Big Data Analytics
13 19 (8.84%) Continuous Delivery
13 19 (8.84%) Data Analytics
13 19 (8.84%) Strategic Thinking
14 18 (8.37%) Coaching
15 17 (7.91%) Converged Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 63 (29.30%) Python
2 55 (25.58%) SQL
3 47 (21.86%) PowerShell
4 44 (20.47%) Ruby
5 27 (12.56%) Java
5 27 (12.56%) Perl
6 24 (11.16%) JavaScript
7 10 (4.65%) Bash Shell
7 10 (4.65%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.19%) C#
9 5 (2.33%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 4 (1.86%) XPath
11 3 (1.40%) Java 8
11 3 (1.40%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.93%) C++
12 2 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (11.63%) Degree
2 20 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 15 (6.98%) AWS Certification
3 15 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (6.05%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (4.65%) MCSE
5 10 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (4.19%) Master's Degree
7 7 (3.26%) CCNP
8 5 (2.33%) MCSA
8 5 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.86%) CCIE
9 4 (1.86%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.40%) CCNA
10 3 (1.40%) CISA
10 3 (1.40%) CISM
10 3 (1.40%) CISSP
11 2 (0.93%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.65%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.26%) COBIT
3 7 (3.26%) Cyber Essentials
3 7 (3.26%) GDPR
3 7 (3.26%) GPG13
3 7 (3.26%) QA
4 2 (0.93%) SLA
5 1 (0.47%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.47%) PMO
System Software
1 64 (29.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (20.47%) Active Directory
3 39 (18.14%) Docker
3 39 (18.14%) Hyper-V
4 28 (13.02%) VMware NSX
5 23 (10.70%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (8.84%) NFS
7 13 (6.05%) vSphere
8 11 (5.12%) vCloud
9 6 (2.79%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (1.86%) Apache Flume
10 4 (1.86%) HDFS
10 4 (1.86%) Xen
11 1 (0.47%) LXC
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 42 (19.53%) Ansible
1 42 (19.53%) Puppet
2 33 (15.35%) Terraform
3 23 (10.70%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (10.23%) Packer
5 19 (8.84%) vCenter Server
6 17 (7.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 15 (6.98%) Kubernetes
8 13 (6.05%) Kibana
8 13 (6.05%) logstash
9 10 (4.65%) SCCM
10 8 (3.72%) FortiGate
11 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 5 (2.33%) SCOM
11 5 (2.33%) SCOrch
11 5 (2.33%) SCSM
12 4 (1.86%) Nagios
12 4 (1.86%) Oozie
12 4 (1.86%) Salt
13 2 (0.93%) vRealize
Vendors
1 67 (31.16%) VMware
2 60 (27.91%) Microsoft
3 56 (26.05%) Oracle
4 19 (8.84%) IBM
5 18 (8.37%) Splunk
6 17 (7.91%) CommVault
6 17 (7.91%) Intel
6 17 (7.91%) Veeam
7 14 (6.51%) SolarWinds
8 12 (5.58%) Cisco
9 11 (5.12%) Google
10 8 (3.72%) Red Hat
11 7 (3.26%) Citrix
11 7 (3.26%) Ivanti
12 6 (2.79%) Juniper
13 5 (2.33%) Ayehu
13 5 (2.33%) Cognizant
13 5 (2.33%) Hitachi
13 5 (2.33%) HP
14 4 (1.86%) Kofax