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

Public Cloud
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 326 412 523
Rank change year-on-year +86 +111 +76
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 226 135 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.78% 0.46% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.94% 1.17% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 162 95 29
South East median annual salary £60,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.83% +20.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £40,125 £38,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £91,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 11,678 11,573 14,230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.11% 39.83% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9,471 9,489 11,715
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
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 23 October 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 October 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 +21 89 £60,000 -7.69% 5
Surrey +53 65 £60,250 -10.74% 8
Thames Valley +30 56 £70,000 +40.00% 14
Berkshire +1 37 £75,000 +36.36% 10
Oxfordshire +22 19 £64,250 +28.50% 3
East Sussex - 6 £61,500 - 4
Kent +17 5 £47,500 -20.83% 3
West Sussex +3 3 £70,000 +86.67% 2
Middlesex +1 1 - -
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 167 (73.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 156 (69.03%) Amazon AWS
3 95 (42.04%) DevOps
3 95 (42.04%) Linux
4 91 (40.27%) Windows
5 81 (35.84%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (28.76%) VMware
7 64 (28.32%) SQL
8 60 (26.55%) Microsoft
9 56 (24.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 55 (24.34%) Jenkins
10 55 (24.34%) Data Centre
11 53 (23.45%) Active Directory
12 52 (23.01%) Docker
13 51 (22.57%) PowerShell
13 51 (22.57%) PaaS
14 50 (22.12%) Python
15 49 (21.68%) Puppet
16 46 (20.35%) IaaS
17 45 (19.91%) Ansible
18 43 (19.03%) Security Cleared
18 43 (19.03%) Oracle
19 42 (18.58%) Git (software)
20 39 (17.26%) Continuous Delivery
21 38 (16.81%) Cisco
22 37 (16.37%) Continuous Integration
23 36 (15.93%) SQL Server
24 35 (15.49%) OpenStack
25 34 (15.04%) Windows Server
26 33 (14.60%) Microservices

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 35 (15.49%) OpenStack
2 21 (9.29%) IIS
2 21 (9.29%) SharePoint
3 14 (6.19%) Skype for Business
4 11 (4.87%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (3.98%) Apache
6 8 (3.54%) CMS
6 8 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.65%) NServiceBus
7 6 (2.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (2.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (2.65%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.21%) ArcGIS
8 5 (2.21%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.33%) Confluence
10 2 (0.88%) Drupal
10 2 (0.88%) WordPress
11 1 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.44%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.65%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.77%) SAP GRC
2 4 (1.77%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 167 (73.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 156 (69.03%) Amazon AWS
3 51 (22.57%) PaaS
4 46 (20.35%) IaaS
5 31 (13.72%) SaaS
6 25 (11.06%) GitHub
7 22 (9.73%) Office 365
8 20 (8.85%) Azure Active Directory
9 18 (7.96%) Google Cloud Platform
10 16 (7.08%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (3.54%) OpenShift
12 6 (2.65%) Force.com
13 5 (2.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
15 1 (0.44%) Google Compute Engine
15 1 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
15 1 (0.44%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (14.16%) Firewall
2 26 (11.50%) Internet
3 18 (7.96%) DNS
4 17 (7.52%) Network Security
4 17 (7.52%) TCP/IP
5 15 (6.64%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (6.19%) Skype
7 11 (4.87%) SAN
7 11 (4.87%) VLAN
8 10 (4.42%) SCCP
8 10 (4.42%) WAN
9 9 (3.98%) VPN
10 8 (3.54%) LAN
11 5 (2.21%) DHCP
12 4 (1.77%) AMQP
13 3 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (1.33%) IPsec
13 3 (1.33%) Software-Defined Networking
13 3 (1.33%) Unified Communications
14 2 (0.88%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (15.93%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.18%) Big Data
3 22 (9.73%) Geospatial Data
4 20 (8.85%) MongoDB
5 17 (7.52%) NoSQL
6 14 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (4.87%) Azure SQL Database
7 11 (4.87%) MySQL
7 11 (4.87%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (4.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (4.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (4.42%) Neo4j
9 9 (3.98%) MariaDB
9 9 (3.98%) Relational Database
10 7 (3.10%) GIS
10 7 (3.10%) RDBMS
10 7 (3.10%) Spatial Data
11 4 (1.77%) SAP HANA
11 4 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 55 (24.34%) Jenkins
2 42 (18.58%) Git (software)
3 19 (8.41%) JIRA
4 15 (6.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 15 (6.64%) Vagrant
5 11 (4.87%) Chocolatey
5 11 (4.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (4.87%) Visual Studio
5 11 (4.87%) Visual Studio Team System
6 10 (4.42%) GitLab
7 9 (3.98%) Bitbucket
7 9 (3.98%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.65%) CircleCI
8 6 (2.65%) Maven
9 5 (2.21%) Toad
10 4 (1.77%) Subversion
11 3 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.88%) Codeship
12 2 (0.88%) RSpec
12 2 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 30 (13.27%) Finance
2 15 (6.64%) Marketing
3 13 (5.75%) Retail
4 12 (5.31%) Telecoms
5 10 (4.42%) Electronics
6 9 (3.98%) Games
6 9 (3.98%) Manufacturing
7 8 (3.54%) Legal
8 5 (2.21%) Banking
9 3 (1.33%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.33%) Automotive
10 2 (0.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 66 (29.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 46 (20.35%) Architect
3 25 (11.06%) Cloud Engineer
4 18 (7.96%) Security Architect
5 14 (6.19%) Cloud Architect
6 13 (5.75%) Developer
6 13 (5.75%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (5.75%) Support Engineer
7 11 (4.87%) Product Manager
7 11 (4.87%) Senior Manager
7 11 (4.87%) Software Engineer
8 10 (4.42%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (4.42%) Senior Architect
8 10 (4.42%) Senior Product Manager
9 9 (3.98%) Azure Engineer
9 9 (3.98%) Consultant
9 9 (3.98%) Operations Engineer
10 8 (3.54%) Cisco Engineer
10 8 (3.54%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (3.54%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.50%) .NET
2 21 (9.29%) Web Services
3 20 (8.85%) Spring Boot
4 16 (7.08%) Node.js
5 14 (6.19%) JSON
6 12 (5.31%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (4.87%) J2EE
7 11 (4.87%) Spring
7 11 (4.87%) X-Windows
8 10 (4.42%) AngularJS
8 10 (4.42%) React
8 10 (4.42%) Vue.js
9 9 (3.98%) HTML
10 8 (3.54%) .NET Framework
10 8 (3.54%) Elastic Stack
10 8 (3.54%) Hibernate
11 7 (3.10%) REST
12 6 (2.65%) Java EE
12 6 (2.65%) Keycloak
12 6 (2.65%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 55 (24.34%) Data Centre
2 28 (12.39%) Management Information System
3 25 (11.06%) Private Cloud
4 15 (6.64%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (5.75%) Linux Command Line
6 12 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.98%) Blog
7 9 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (3.10%) Cloud Native
8 7 (3.10%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (3.10%) NHS
9 6 (2.65%) Computer Science
9 6 (2.65%) Fintech
9 6 (2.65%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (2.21%) Cyberattack
10 5 (2.21%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.21%) Mobile App
10 5 (2.21%) Social Media
11 4 (1.77%) Security Operations Centre
12 3 (1.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 95 (42.04%) Linux
2 91 (40.27%) Windows
3 34 (15.04%) Windows Server
4 20 (8.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (7.96%) Unix
6 17 (7.52%) Windows 10
7 14 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (4.87%) Windows 7
8 11 (4.87%) Windows 8
9 8 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (3.10%) CentOS
11 4 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.33%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.88%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.88%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.44%) AIX
14 1 (0.44%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (42.04%) DevOps
2 81 (35.84%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (17.26%) Continuous Delivery
4 37 (16.37%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (14.60%) Microservices
6 32 (14.16%) Configuration Management
7 30 (13.27%) Software Engineering
8 28 (12.39%) ITIL
9 26 (11.50%) Open Source
9 26 (11.50%) TDD
10 25 (11.06%) Cybersecurity
11 23 (10.18%) TOGAF
12 21 (9.29%) Continuous Deployment
13 20 (8.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 20 (8.85%) Migration
14 19 (8.41%) Identity Access Management
14 19 (8.41%) Load Balancing
14 19 (8.41%) SABSA
15 18 (7.96%) Continuous Improvement
15 18 (7.96%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 64 (28.32%) SQL
2 51 (22.57%) PowerShell
3 50 (22.12%) Python
4 33 (14.60%) Java
5 21 (9.29%) C#
5 21 (9.29%) Ruby
6 20 (8.85%) Perl
7 19 (8.41%) JavaScript
8 14 (6.19%) C++
9 13 (5.75%) Bash Shell
10 10 (4.42%) Go
11 9 (3.98%) Shell Script
12 7 (3.10%) Java 8
13 6 (2.65%) C
14 5 (2.21%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.33%) Scala
16 1 (0.44%) Rust
16 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (19.03%) Security Cleared
2 33 (14.60%) Degree
3 17 (7.52%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (7.52%) CISSP
4 16 (7.08%) CISM
5 13 (5.75%) SC Cleared
5 13 (5.75%) SSCP
6 8 (3.54%) MCSE
6 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.65%) CCNP
8 5 (2.21%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 5 (2.21%) CCNA
8 5 (2.21%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.77%) DBS Check
9 4 (1.77%) Master's Degree
9 4 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.33%) JNCIP
11 2 (0.88%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.88%) MCITP
11 2 (0.88%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.85%) Cyber Essentials
1 20 (8.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.54%) GDPR
3 5 (2.21%) PSD2
4 4 (1.77%) COBIT
5 3 (1.33%) QA
6 2 (0.88%) Government Security Classifications
6 2 (0.88%) GPG13
7 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (24.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (23.45%) Active Directory
3 52 (23.01%) Docker
4 31 (13.72%) Hyper-V
5 22 (9.73%) vSphere
6 13 (5.75%) LXC
7 10 (4.42%) VirtualBox
8 9 (3.98%) XenServer
9 7 (3.10%) vCloud
9 7 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (2.65%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (1.33%) ISA Server
11 3 (1.33%) UAG
11 3 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.88%) VMware NSX
13 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 49 (21.68%) Puppet
2 45 (19.91%) Ansible
3 32 (14.16%) Kubernetes
4 30 (13.27%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (11.06%) Terraform
6 16 (7.08%) SCOM
7 14 (6.19%) SCSM
8 11 (4.87%) Salt
9 9 (3.98%) SCCM
9 9 (3.98%) SCVMM
10 7 (3.10%) Nagios
11 5 (2.21%) Graylog
11 5 (2.21%) Nessus
11 5 (2.21%) Packer
11 5 (2.21%) PingFederate
12 4 (1.77%) Grafana
12 4 (1.77%) Icinga
13 3 (1.33%) OfficeScan
14 2 (0.88%) Kibana
14 2 (0.88%) logstash
Vendors
1 65 (28.76%) VMware
2 60 (26.55%) Microsoft
3 43 (19.03%) Oracle
4 38 (16.81%) Cisco
5 24 (10.62%) Google
6 19 (8.41%) Juniper
7 17 (7.52%) Dell
8 16 (7.08%) Red Hat
8 16 (7.08%) SolarWinds
9 13 (5.75%) SAP
10 12 (5.31%) ESRI
11 11 (4.87%) Atlassian
12 10 (4.42%) Citrix
13 9 (3.98%) Sophos
14 8 (3.54%) CommVault
14 8 (3.54%) Dell Compellent
15 6 (2.65%) Jitterbit
15 6 (2.65%) Sitecore
16 5 (2.21%) HP
16 5 (2.21%) Splunk