Period
to 17 January 2022

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 17 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 208 176 292
Rank change year-on-year -32 +116 +62
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 266 158 198
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.53% 1.62% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.15% 4.92% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 96 115 180
10th Percentile £50,625 £48,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £55,938 £56,123 £55,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% - +12.50%
75th Percentile £93,750 £76,875 £85,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £89,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +3.70%

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 6,405 3,209 7,334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.82% 32.97% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3,796 2,421 5,800
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £70,250 £65,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 17 January 2022.

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 17 January 2022. 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 -13 119 £72,500 +7.41% 17
Buckinghamshire +28 89 £70,000 +16.67% 6
Hampshire -33 71 £60,000 +2.58% 8
Surrey -69 35 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Berkshire -49 25 £80,000 +18.52% 8
Home Counties -16 9 £100,000 +105.13%
West Sussex +3 8 £90,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -26 5 £75,000 +11.11% 3
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2022, 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.

1 223 (83.83%) Azure
2 163 (61.28%) AWS
3 146 (54.89%) Microsoft
4 128 (48.12%) Cybersecurity
5 123 (46.24%) Presales
6 104 (39.10%) Software Licensing
7 95 (35.71%) Security Cleared
8 93 (34.96%) Windows
9 89 (33.46%) SC Cleared
10 87 (32.71%) Analytics
11 85 (31.95%) Active Directory
12 79 (29.70%) DevOps
13 77 (28.95%) Social Skills
14 75 (28.20%) VMware
15 73 (27.44%) Apple
15 73 (27.44%) Adobe
16 70 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
17 67 (25.19%) Data Centre
18 61 (22.93%) Serverless
19 59 (22.18%) Cost Optimisation
20 56 (21.05%) Microsoft 365
21 50 (18.80%) Finance
22 49 (18.42%) SQL Server
23 44 (16.54%) Customer Engagement
24 43 (16.17%) Azure Active Directory
25 42 (15.79%) Microsoft Intune
25 42 (15.79%) IaaS
26 40 (15.04%) Windows Server
26 40 (15.04%) Requirements Gathering
27 38 (14.29%) Time Management

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 8 (3.01%) IIS
1 8 (3.01%) JBoss
1 8 (3.01%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.75%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.38%) nginx
4 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.01%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 223 (83.83%) Azure
2 163 (61.28%) AWS
3 61 (22.93%) Serverless
4 56 (21.05%) Microsoft 365
5 43 (16.17%) Azure Active Directory
6 42 (15.79%) IaaS
7 33 (12.41%) GCP
8 27 (10.15%) SaaS
9 24 (9.02%) PaaS
10 17 (6.39%) AWS Lambda
11 10 (3.76%) GitHub
12 9 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (1.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 5 (1.88%) AWS CloudTrail
14 5 (1.88%) Azure Sentinel
14 5 (1.88%) Route 53
15 4 (1.50%) OpenShift
16 2 (0.75%) OneDrive
16 2 (0.75%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.65%) VPN
2 20 (7.52%) Unified Communications
3 17 (6.39%) Firewall
4 9 (3.38%) LAN
5 8 (3.01%) WAN
6 5 (1.88%) WLAN
7 3 (1.13%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.75%) DNS
8 2 (0.75%) VLAN
9 1 (0.38%) BGP
9 1 (0.38%) DNSSEC
9 1 (0.38%) Internet
9 1 (0.38%) OSPF
9 1 (0.38%) SAN
9 1 (0.38%) SSL
9 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.01%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.88%) Big Data
3 5 (1.88%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.75%) BigQuery
4 2 (0.75%) DTS
4 2 (0.75%) Looker
4 2 (0.75%) MySQL
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.38%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.38%) DB2
5 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.38%) Redis
5 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.38%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 36 (13.53%) Jenkins
2 23 (8.65%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.76%) Sonatype Nexus
4 9 (3.38%) GitLab
5 7 (2.63%) Artifactory
6 4 (1.50%) Maven
7 2 (0.75%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 77 (28.95%) Social Skills
2 50 (18.80%) Finance
3 17 (6.39%) Marketing
4 16 (6.02%) Retail
5 13 (4.89%) Public Sector
6 11 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.38%) Banking
7 9 (3.38%) Electronics
8 8 (3.01%) Automotive
9 7 (2.63%) Billing
10 6 (2.26%) Law
11 5 (1.88%) Presentation Skills
12 4 (1.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 4 (1.50%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.75%) Military
13 2 (0.75%) Organisational Skills
14 1 (0.38%) Documentation Skills
14 1 (0.38%) Fire and Rescue
14 1 (0.38%) Games
14 1 (0.38%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 122 (45.86%) Consultant
2 109 (40.98%) Cloud Consultant
3 68 (25.56%) Architect
4 40 (15.04%) Technical Consultant
5 35 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
6 30 (11.28%) Azure Architect
7 19 (7.14%) Developer
7 19 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 14 (5.26%) Presales Consultant
9 13 (4.89%) Azure Consultant
10 12 (4.51%) Security Architect
11 10 (3.76%) Cloud Architect
11 10 (3.76%) Presales Solution Architect
11 10 (3.76%) Presales Technical Architect
11 10 (3.76%) Technical Architect
11 10 (3.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
12 9 (3.38%) Administrator
12 9 (3.38%) IT Consultant
13 8 (3.01%) DBA
13 8 (3.01%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.89%) HTML
2 12 (4.51%) Spring
3 10 (3.76%) React
4 8 (3.01%) CSS
4 8 (3.01%) GraphQL
4 8 (3.01%) Kafka
4 8 (3.01%) Middleware
4 8 (3.01%) Next.js
4 8 (3.01%) REST
4 8 (3.01%) Spring Boot
5 6 (2.26%) Node.js
6 4 (1.50%) Apache Camel
6 4 (1.50%) jQuery
7 1 (0.38%) .NET
7 1 (0.38%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.38%) ARM Templates
7 1 (0.38%) HTML5
7 1 (0.38%) J2EE
7 1 (0.38%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 67 (25.19%) Data Centre
2 26 (9.77%) Private Cloud
3 21 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
4 20 (7.52%) Replication
5 11 (4.14%) Hybrid Cloud
6 9 (3.38%) Cloud Native
7 8 (3.01%) iPad
7 8 (3.01%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (2.26%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.88%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.50%) Cyber Defence
10 4 (1.50%) Cyberattack
10 4 (1.50%) Cybercrime
10 4 (1.50%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (1.13%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.75%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.75%) Blog
12 2 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 1 (0.38%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 93 (34.96%) Windows
2 40 (15.04%) Windows Server
3 29 (10.90%) Linux
4 20 (7.52%) Windows 10
5 11 (4.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (0.75%) CentOS
7 2 (0.75%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (48.12%) Cybersecurity
2 123 (46.24%) Presales
3 104 (39.10%) Software Licensing
4 87 (32.71%) Analytics
5 79 (29.70%) DevOps
6 59 (22.18%) Cost Optimisation
7 44 (16.54%) Customer Engagement
8 40 (15.04%) Requirements Gathering
9 38 (14.29%) Time Management
10 36 (13.53%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (11.65%) FinOps
12 22 (8.27%) Full Stack Development
12 22 (8.27%) Microservices
13 19 (7.14%) Business Continuity
13 19 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (7.14%) TDD
14 18 (6.77%) Migration
15 16 (6.02%) Problem-Solving
16 15 (5.64%) Infrastructure as Code
17 14 (5.26%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.65%) Java
2 19 (7.14%) Python
3 11 (4.14%) SQL
4 8 (3.01%) Kotlin
5 5 (1.88%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.88%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.13%) C#
7 2 (0.75%) Bash
7 2 (0.75%) Scala
8 1 (0.38%) Perl
8 1 (0.38%) Ruby
8 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 95 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 89 (33.46%) SC Cleared
3 32 (12.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (5.26%) AWS Certification
5 11 (4.14%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.63%) CCSP
7 5 (1.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 5 (1.88%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.88%) CISA
7 5 (1.88%) CISM
7 5 (1.88%) CISSP
7 5 (1.88%) CRISC
7 5 (1.88%) GIAC
8 4 (1.50%) Degree
9 2 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.75%) PhD
10 1 (0.38%) CCNP
10 1 (0.38%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.38%) MCSA
10 1 (0.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.02%) PCI DSS
2 13 (4.89%) NIST
3 11 (4.14%) GDPR
3 11 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.63%) GAMP
4 7 (2.63%) HIPAA
4 7 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 7 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.88%) GRC
6 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 85 (31.95%) Active Directory
2 70 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (10.90%) Docker
4 8 (3.01%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (2.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.38%) PowerDNS
6 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 42 (15.79%) Microsoft Intune
2 25 (9.40%) Terraform
3 24 (9.02%) Ansible
4 22 (8.27%) Kubernetes
4 22 (8.27%) SCCM
4 22 (8.27%) Single Sign-On
5 20 (7.52%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 9 (3.38%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (3.01%) Data Guard
7 8 (3.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (1.88%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (1.88%) Prometheus
9 3 (1.13%) Puppet
10 1 (0.38%) Grafana
Vendors
1 146 (54.89%) Microsoft
2 75 (28.20%) VMware
3 73 (27.44%) Adobe
3 73 (27.44%) Apple
4 32 (12.03%) Citrix
5 24 (9.02%) HP
6 21 (7.89%) Dell
7 19 (7.14%) Veeam
8 11 (4.14%) Oracle
9 7 (2.63%) Google
9 7 (2.63%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.88%) AlienVault
10 5 (1.88%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.88%) Cisco
10 5 (1.88%) Palo Alto
10 5 (1.88%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.75%) IBM
11 2 (0.75%) SAP
12 1 (0.38%) BMC
12 1 (0.38%) Juniper