Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > South East
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 343 384 492
Rank change year-on-year +41 +108 +95
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 200 159 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.72% 0.51% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.91% 1.42% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 163 110 42
South East median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +23.81% -4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £37,675
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.99% +11.67% +4.35%

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 10,469 11,201 12,222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.59% 36.08% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8,279 9,035 9,966
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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
Surrey +59 70 £60,500 -10.37% 7
Thames Valley +33 55 £65,000 -7.14% 17
Hampshire +16 54 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Berkshire +7 37 £67,500 -3.57% 11
Oxfordshire +34 14 £62,500 -24.24% 1
West Sussex -8 8 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Kent +28 7 £48,500 -19.17% 1
East Sussex - 5 £60,500 -
Buckinghamshire +10 3 £55,000 - 5
Middlesex -12 1 - -
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 152 (76.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 152 (76.00%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (52.50%) DevOps
3 89 (44.50%) Linux
4 75 (37.50%) Windows
5 64 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (29.50%) Data Centre
7 56 (28.00%) SQL
8 55 (27.50%) VMware
8 55 (27.50%) Docker
9 53 (26.50%) PowerShell
10 51 (25.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 51 (25.50%) Puppet
11 50 (25.00%) Jenkins
12 49 (24.50%) Python
12 49 (24.50%) Microsoft
13 45 (22.50%) Ansible
14 44 (22.00%) PaaS
14 44 (22.00%) Git (software)
14 44 (22.00%) Active Directory
15 43 (21.50%) IaaS
16 40 (20.00%) Oracle
16 40 (20.00%) Configuration Management
17 38 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
18 37 (18.50%) Degree
19 35 (17.50%) SQL Server
20 34 (17.00%) Windows Server
21 33 (16.50%) Microservices
22 31 (15.50%) Opscode Chef
22 31 (15.50%) Hyper-V

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 24 (12.00%) OpenStack
1 24 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 23 (11.50%) IIS
3 13 (6.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (5.50%) Apache
5 10 (5.00%) Skype for Business
6 8 (4.00%) CMS
6 8 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (3.50%) NServiceBus
7 7 (3.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (3.50%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (3.00%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.50%) ArcGIS
10 4 (2.00%) MS Exchange
11 3 (1.50%) Confluence
12 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.50%) Drupal
12 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (3.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.50%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (2.50%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.00%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 152 (76.00%) Amazon AWS
1 152 (76.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (22.00%) PaaS
3 43 (21.50%) IaaS
4 25 (12.50%) SaaS
5 24 (12.00%) GitHub
6 23 (11.50%) Google Cloud Platform
7 22 (11.00%) Azure Active Directory
8 19 (9.50%) AWS CloudFormation
9 17 (8.50%) Office 365
10 7 (3.50%) Force.com
11 4 (2.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (2.00%) Serverless
12 3 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (1.50%) Amazon Glacier
12 3 (1.50%) Amazon S3
12 3 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.50%) Route 53
12 3 (1.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.00%) Internet
2 23 (11.50%) DNS
3 17 (8.50%) Firewall
3 17 (8.50%) TCP/IP
4 13 (6.50%) Network Security
5 10 (5.00%) Skype
6 9 (4.50%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (4.50%) SAN
7 8 (4.00%) VLAN
8 7 (3.50%) HTTP
8 7 (3.50%) SCCP
9 6 (3.00%) LAN
9 6 (3.00%) WAN
10 5 (2.50%) DHCP
11 4 (2.00%) Software-Defined Networking
12 3 (1.50%) VPN
13 2 (1.00%) NAS
13 2 (1.00%) OpenVPN
13 2 (1.00%) SNMP
13 2 (1.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.50%) Big Data
3 17 (8.50%) Geospatial Data
4 16 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 16 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (7.00%) MongoDB
6 13 (6.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 13 (6.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (5.00%) Relational Database
8 8 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (4.00%) RDBMS
9 7 (3.50%) MySQL
9 7 (3.50%) Neo4j
10 5 (2.50%) MariaDB
10 5 (2.50%) SAP HANA
11 4 (2.00%) GIS
11 4 (2.00%) Spatial Data
11 4 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 50 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 44 (22.00%) Git (software)
3 20 (10.00%) JIRA
4 13 (6.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (6.50%) Chocolatey
4 13 (6.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (6.50%) Visual Studio
4 13 (6.50%) Visual Studio Team System
5 9 (4.50%) Bitbucket
5 9 (4.50%) TeamCity
6 8 (4.00%) Vagrant
7 7 (3.50%) GitLab
7 7 (3.50%) Maven
8 6 (3.00%) CircleCI
9 4 (2.00%) Subversion
9 4 (2.00%) Toad
10 3 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.00%) Codeship
General
1 30 (15.00%) Finance
2 13 (6.50%) Retail
2 13 (6.50%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.50%) Marketing
4 9 (4.50%) Electronics
4 9 (4.50%) Games
5 8 (4.00%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.50%) Legal
7 6 (3.00%) Banking
8 4 (2.00%) Aerospace
8 4 (2.00%) Automotive
9 2 (1.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 66 (33.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (19.00%) Architect
3 30 (15.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 14 (7.00%) Cloud Architect
5 13 (6.50%) Security Architect
6 12 (6.00%) Support Engineer
7 11 (5.50%) Developer
7 11 (5.50%) Operations Engineer
7 11 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (4.50%) Product Manager
9 9 (4.50%) Senior Manager
10 8 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
10 8 (4.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 8 (4.00%) Security Engineer
10 8 (4.00%) Senior Product Manager
11 7 (3.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.50%) Azure Engineer
11 7 (3.50%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.00%) .NET
2 24 (12.00%) Web Services
3 23 (11.50%) Spring Boot
4 15 (7.50%) Spring
5 14 (7.00%) JSON
5 14 (7.00%) Node.js
6 13 (6.50%) X-Windows
7 12 (6.00%) J2EE
8 9 (4.50%) .NET Framework
9 8 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
9 8 (4.00%) Hibernate
9 8 (4.00%) HTML
9 8 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (4.00%) Spring Cloud
10 7 (3.50%) AngularJS
10 7 (3.50%) Keycloak
10 7 (3.50%) React
10 7 (3.50%) Vue.js
11 6 (3.00%) Java EE
12 5 (2.50%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 59 (29.50%) Data Centre
2 25 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 23 (11.50%) Private Cloud
4 13 (6.50%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (5.00%) Fintech
6 9 (4.50%) Blog
7 8 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.50%) Cyberattack
9 5 (2.50%) Data Structures
9 5 (2.50%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.50%) NHS
9 5 (2.50%) Replication
10 4 (2.00%) Cloud Native
10 4 (2.00%) Clustering
10 4 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.00%) Life Science
10 4 (2.00%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (1.50%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 89 (44.50%) Linux
2 75 (37.50%) Windows
3 34 (17.00%) Windows Server
4 22 (11.00%) Unix
5 19 (9.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (8.50%) Windows 10
6 17 (8.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (6.50%) Windows 7
7 13 (6.50%) Windows 8
8 9 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (3.50%) CentOS
10 4 (2.00%) VMS
10 4 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.50%) CoreOS
11 3 (1.50%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.50%) AIX
13 1 (0.50%) DC/OS
13 1 (0.50%) HPUX
13 1 (0.50%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (52.50%) DevOps
2 64 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 38 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (16.50%) Microservices
6 30 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 23 (11.50%) Continuous Deployment
8 22 (11.00%) Load Balancing
9 21 (10.50%) Technical Leadership
10 20 (10.00%) ITIL
11 19 (9.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (9.00%) Migration
12 18 (9.00%) TOGAF
13 17 (8.50%) Cybersecurity
14 16 (8.00%) Open Source
14 16 (8.00%) SOA
15 15 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 15 (7.50%) SABSA
15 15 (7.50%) TDD
16 14 (7.00%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 56 (28.00%) SQL
2 53 (26.50%) PowerShell
3 49 (24.50%) Python
4 31 (15.50%) Java
5 24 (12.00%) C#
6 19 (9.50%) Bash Shell
7 15 (7.50%) JavaScript
7 15 (7.50%) Perl
8 12 (6.00%) Ruby
9 10 (5.00%) C++
10 9 (4.50%) Shell Script
11 8 (4.00%) Go
12 6 (3.00%) C
13 5 (2.50%) Java 8
14 4 (2.00%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.50%) PHP
15 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (18.50%) Degree
2 17 (8.50%) Security Cleared
3 12 (6.00%) CISSP
4 11 (5.50%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (5.50%) CISM
4 11 (5.50%) SC Cleared
5 10 (5.00%) SSCP
6 7 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (3.00%) MCSE
8 5 (2.50%) CCNP
9 4 (2.00%) AWS Certification
9 4 (2.00%) CCNA
9 4 (2.00%) DBS Check
9 4 (2.00%) Master's Degree
10 3 (1.50%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.50%) JNCIP
10 3 (1.50%) MCSA
10 3 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.00%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.50%) Cyber Essentials
1 15 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (3.50%) GDPR
3 5 (2.50%) PSD2
4 2 (1.00%) COBIT
4 2 (1.00%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.50%) QA
5 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (27.50%) Docker
2 51 (25.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (22.00%) Active Directory
4 31 (15.50%) Hyper-V
5 18 (9.00%) LXC
6 14 (7.00%) vSphere
7 9 (4.50%) XenServer
8 7 (3.50%) VirtualBox
8 7 (3.50%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.50%) vCloud
11 1 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.50%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.50%) KVM
11 1 (0.50%) UAG
11 1 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.50%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 51 (25.50%) Puppet
2 45 (22.50%) Ansible
3 31 (15.50%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (14.50%) Kubernetes
5 25 (12.50%) Terraform
6 16 (8.00%) SCOM
7 13 (6.50%) SCSM
8 8 (4.00%) Grafana
8 8 (4.00%) Packer
8 8 (4.00%) Salt
8 8 (4.00%) SCCM
8 8 (4.00%) SCVMM
9 6 (3.00%) Nagios
10 5 (2.50%) Graylog
10 5 (2.50%) Nessus
10 5 (2.50%) PingFederate
11 4 (2.00%) Icinga
11 4 (2.00%) Prometheus
12 2 (1.00%) Kibana
12 2 (1.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 55 (27.50%) VMware
2 49 (24.50%) Microsoft
3 40 (20.00%) Oracle
4 28 (14.00%) Cisco
5 25 (12.50%) Google
6 17 (8.50%) Juniper
7 16 (8.00%) Dell
7 16 (8.00%) Red Hat
8 15 (7.50%) SolarWinds
9 13 (6.50%) SAP
10 10 (5.00%) Atlassian
10 10 (5.00%) Citrix
11 9 (4.50%) ESRI
11 9 (4.50%) Sophos
12 8 (4.00%) CommVault
12 8 (4.00%) Dell Compellent
13 7 (3.50%) Jitterbit
13 7 (3.50%) Sitecore
14 5 (2.50%) Splunk
15 4 (2.00%) PagerDuty