Period
to 19 November 2019

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 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 255 336 401
Rank change year-on-year +81 +65 +129
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 271 206 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.07% 0.72% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.99% 1.98% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 217 159 107
South East median annual salary £65,000 £60,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.44% +0.83% +14.29%
10th Percentile £48,550 £40,000 £38,450
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £66,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -1.52% +1.54% +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 9,065 10,412 10,824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.96% 36.45% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6,983 8,294 8,760
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.63% +7.22% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 November 2019.

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 November 2019. 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 +101 124 £66,250 -1.85% 12
Berkshire +75 95 £62,500 -11.97% 11
Hampshire +17 68 £57,500 -4.17% 6
Surrey +28 57 £75,000 +23.97% 5
Oxfordshire +28 19 £90,000 +40.08%
Buckinghamshire - 10 £65,000 - 1
East Sussex +10 8 £65,000 +5.69% 1
West Sussex +9 4 £55,000 +57.14%
Middlesex -6 2 £100,000 -
Kent -12 2 - - 1
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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.

1 159 (58.67%) AWS
2 145 (53.51%) Azure
3 114 (42.07%) Linux
4 109 (40.22%) VMware
5 108 (39.85%) Agile Software Development
6 92 (33.95%) Data Centre
7 79 (29.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 76 (28.04%) Private Cloud
9 74 (27.31%) ITIL
10 72 (26.57%) Microsoft
11 71 (26.20%) Java
12 68 (25.09%) Docker
13 64 (23.62%) Python
14 60 (22.14%) Migration
14 60 (22.14%) DevOps
15 58 (21.40%) Finance
15 58 (21.40%) Problem-Solving
16 54 (19.93%) Degree
16 54 (19.93%) Windows
16 54 (19.93%) Citrix
17 52 (19.19%) Ansible
17 52 (19.19%) Open Source
18 49 (18.08%) Firewall
19 48 (17.71%) SQL Server
20 45 (16.61%) Technical Architecture
21 43 (15.87%) Git (software)
22 42 (15.50%) Project Management
23 40 (14.76%) WAN
24 39 (14.39%) SAP
24 39 (14.39%) Analytical Skills

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 25 (9.23%) Apache Spark
2 22 (8.12%) OpenStack
3 21 (7.75%) Hyperledger
4 15 (5.54%) IIS
4 15 (5.54%) Oracle Workflow
5 11 (4.06%) Tomcat
6 10 (3.69%) Skype for Business
7 9 (3.32%) Apache
7 9 (3.32%) SharePoint
8 8 (2.95%) JBoss
8 8 (2.95%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.85%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.85%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.74%) Confluence
11 2 (0.74%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 159 (58.67%) AWS
2 145 (53.51%) Azure
3 36 (13.28%) IaaS
4 26 (9.59%) PaaS
5 21 (7.75%) GCP
5 21 (7.75%) Office 365
6 13 (4.80%) SaaS
7 10 (3.69%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (3.69%) Azure Active Directory
8 9 (3.32%) GitHub
8 9 (3.32%) Serverless
9 4 (1.48%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 4 (1.48%) IBM Cloud
10 3 (1.11%) Akamai
10 3 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.74%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (0.74%) AWS IoT
11 2 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (18.08%) Firewall
2 40 (14.76%) WAN
3 38 (14.02%) LAN
4 33 (12.18%) VoIP
5 29 (10.70%) PABX
5 29 (10.70%) Wi-Fi
6 19 (7.01%) Cisco Firepower
7 13 (4.80%) DNS
7 13 (4.80%) Internet
8 10 (3.69%) DHCP
8 10 (3.69%) Skype
9 9 (3.32%) Network Security
9 9 (3.32%) TCP/IP
10 8 (2.95%) MPLS
11 7 (2.58%) VPN
12 5 (1.85%) NetScaler
12 5 (1.85%) SMTP
12 5 (1.85%) SSL
12 5 (1.85%) WLAN
13 4 (1.48%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (17.71%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.44%) DB2
3 29 (10.70%) MongoDB
4 26 (9.59%) Apache Cassandra
4 26 (9.59%) Hadoop
5 21 (7.75%) Blockchain
6 15 (5.54%) Azure SQL Database
7 12 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (3.32%) MySQL
8 9 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.85%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.48%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (1.11%) Big Data
13 3 (1.11%) NoSQL
13 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.74%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 43 (15.87%) Git (software)
2 29 (10.70%) MSI
3 28 (10.33%) Bitbucket
4 16 (5.90%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (3.69%) Visual Studio
6 8 (2.95%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (1.48%) Chocolatey
7 4 (1.48%) GitLab
7 4 (1.48%) JIRA
8 1 (0.37%) AppScan
8 1 (0.37%) Gradle
8 1 (0.37%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (0.37%) JMeter
8 1 (0.37%) Maven
8 1 (0.37%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.37%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.37%) The Grinder
8 1 (0.37%) Toad
General
1 58 (21.40%) Finance
2 35 (12.92%) Manufacturing
3 23 (8.49%) Public Sector
4 8 (2.95%) Retail
5 7 (2.58%) Electronics
6 5 (1.85%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.85%) Marketing
6 5 (1.85%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.74%) Billing
8 1 (0.37%) Automotive
8 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 84 (31.00%) Architect
2 38 (14.02%) Technical Architect
3 34 (12.55%) Cloud Engineer
3 34 (12.55%) Consultant
4 33 (12.18%) Developer
5 22 (8.12%) DevOps Engineer
5 22 (8.12%) Software Engineer
6 19 (7.01%) Cisco Consultant
6 19 (7.01%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 19 (7.01%) Data Centre Consultant
6 19 (7.01%) Data Consultant
6 19 (7.01%) Enterprise Consultant
7 15 (5.54%) ServiceNow Developer
8 14 (5.17%) IT Architect
8 14 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (4.06%) Azure Engineer
9 11 (4.06%) Cloud Consultant
9 11 (4.06%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (3.69%) Azure Architect
10 10 (3.69%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (12.55%) Spring
2 30 (11.07%) Spring Cloud
3 29 (10.70%) RESTful
4 27 (9.96%) Akka
5 25 (9.23%) Pandas
5 25 (9.23%) scikit-learn
6 22 (8.12%) Swagger
7 21 (7.75%) OAuth
7 21 (7.75%) SAML
8 16 (5.90%) .NET
9 11 (4.06%) Web Services
10 9 (3.32%) JSON
11 8 (2.95%) AngularJS
11 8 (2.95%) Java EE
11 8 (2.95%) React
11 8 (2.95%) X-Windows
12 7 (2.58%) CSS
12 7 (2.58%) HTML
13 5 (1.85%) jQuery
13 5 (1.85%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 92 (33.95%) Data Centre
2 76 (28.04%) Private Cloud
3 39 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (11.07%) Self-Motivation
5 26 (9.59%) Hybrid Cloud
6 21 (7.75%) Algorithms
7 16 (5.90%) Linux Command Line
8 10 (3.69%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.95%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (1.85%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.85%) FMCG
10 5 (1.85%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.48%) Replication
12 2 (0.74%) PKI
13 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.37%) Social Network
13 1 (0.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 114 (42.07%) Linux
2 54 (19.93%) Windows
3 23 (8.49%) Unix
4 18 (6.64%) Windows Server
5 15 (5.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (4.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (3.32%) Windows 10
7 9 (3.32%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.95%) Windows 8
9 6 (2.21%) CentOS
10 5 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.37%) AIX
12 1 (0.37%) Solaris
12 1 (0.37%) SUSE
12 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (39.85%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (27.31%) ITIL
3 60 (22.14%) DevOps
3 60 (22.14%) Migration
4 58 (21.40%) Problem-Solving
5 52 (19.19%) Open Source
6 45 (16.61%) Technical Architecture
7 42 (15.50%) Project Management
8 39 (14.39%) Presales
9 38 (14.02%) TOGAF
10 37 (13.65%) Service Delivery
11 35 (12.92%) Configuration Management
12 34 (12.55%) Microservices
12 34 (12.55%) Software Engineering
13 32 (11.81%) Architectural Design
14 31 (11.44%) Data Science
15 29 (10.70%) Application Packaging
15 29 (10.70%) Strategic Thinking
16 26 (9.59%) Artificial Intelligence
17 24 (8.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 71 (26.20%) Java
2 64 (23.62%) Python
3 36 (13.28%) C#
3 36 (13.28%) PowerShell
4 31 (11.44%) SQL
5 25 (9.23%) Scala
6 23 (8.49%) Bash Shell
7 12 (4.43%) JavaScript
8 10 (3.69%) Ruby
9 8 (2.95%) C
10 5 (1.85%) Go
11 4 (1.48%) Perl
12 1 (0.37%) Clojure
12 1 (0.37%) Java 8
12 1 (0.37%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (19.93%) Degree
2 36 (13.28%) Security Cleared
3 31 (11.44%) AWS Certification
4 30 (11.07%) TOGAF Certification
5 29 (10.70%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (9.59%) CCNA
6 26 (9.59%) MCSE
6 26 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (8.12%) CCNP
8 19 (7.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (6.64%) SC Cleared
10 13 (4.80%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (2.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
14 1 (0.37%) OSCP
14 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.37%) PMP
14 1 (0.37%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.43%) SLA
2 3 (1.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.74%) GDPR
4 1 (0.37%) PMO
System Software
1 79 (29.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (25.09%) Docker
3 29 (10.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 26 (9.59%) vCloud
5 20 (7.38%) XenApp
6 19 (7.01%) XenDesktop
7 18 (6.64%) Hyper-V
8 16 (5.90%) Active Directory
9 10 (3.69%) vSphere
10 8 (2.95%) Ceph
10 8 (2.95%) LXC
11 5 (1.85%) NFS
12 1 (0.37%) KVM
12 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 52 (19.19%) Ansible
2 38 (14.02%) Puppet
3 37 (13.65%) Terraform
4 32 (11.81%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (10.70%) IBM BigFix
6 19 (7.01%) Kubernetes
7 15 (5.54%) vCenter Server
8 4 (1.48%) Kibana
8 4 (1.48%) logstash
9 2 (0.74%) SCCM
9 2 (0.74%) SCOM
9 2 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.37%) Cloudify
10 1 (0.37%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.37%) Mesos
10 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.37%) Packer
10 1 (0.37%) SCSM
10 1 (0.37%) vRealize
Vendors
1 109 (40.22%) VMware
2 72 (26.57%) Microsoft
3 54 (19.93%) Citrix
4 39 (14.39%) SAP
5 37 (13.65%) Oracle
6 35 (12.92%) IBM
7 29 (10.70%) Aruba
7 29 (10.70%) Cisco
8 24 (8.86%) Google
9 21 (7.75%) HP
9 21 (7.75%) NetApp
10 20 (7.38%) Dell
11 19 (7.01%) Mitel
11 19 (7.01%) Nimble Storage
12 15 (5.54%) AppDynamics
12 15 (5.54%) Red Hat
12 15 (5.54%) ServiceNow
13 6 (2.21%) Meraki
14 5 (1.85%) Juniper
15 4 (1.48%) F5