Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Private Cloud over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 484 522 638
Rank change year-on-year +38 +116 -11
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 52 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.088% 0.027%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.88% 0.63% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 5
South East median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% -27.27% +83.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,750 £81,250
90th Percentile £87,000 £80,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +20.00%

Virtual Private Cloud is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 5,912 4,418 4,239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.30% 13.94% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4,887 3,703 3,541
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

Virtual Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Virtual Private Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Private Cloud in the South East

Virtual Private Cloud
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud in the South East.

Salary trend for Virtual Private Cloud in the South East

Virtual Private Cloud
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud in the South East over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Virtual Private Cloud in the South East

Virtual Private 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 Virtual Private Cloud within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 January 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 +24 25 £63,500 +1.60% 1
Oxfordshire -17 13 £63,500 +10.43%
Berkshire +30 12 £61,250 +11.36% 1
Middlesex - 11 - -
West Sussex - 9 £45,000 -
Surrey +10 6 £30,000 -51.02% 2
East Sussex - 1 £70,000 -
Virtual Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud.

1 52 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (53.85%) Puppet
3 26 (50.00%) Linux
3 26 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 25 (48.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 23 (44.23%) DevOps
5 23 (44.23%) Amazon EC2
6 22 (42.31%) Terraform
7 21 (40.38%) Amazon S3
8 20 (38.46%) Web Services
8 20 (38.46%) VPN
9 18 (34.62%) IPsec
9 18 (34.62%) Amazon RDS
10 17 (32.69%) ITIL
11 16 (30.77%) DNS
11 16 (30.77%) DHCP
11 16 (30.77%) Identity Management
11 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
12 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
12 15 (28.85%) Auto-Scaling
12 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (28.85%) Telecoms
12 15 (28.85%) TCP/IP
12 15 (28.85%) Windows
13 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
13 14 (26.92%) Private Cloud
13 14 (26.92%) Docker
13 14 (26.92%) Amazon ELB
14 13 (25.00%) Ansible

Virtual Private 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 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 6 (11.54%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (5.77%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.85%) Confluence
5 1 (1.92%) Apache
5 1 (1.92%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 52 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (48.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 23 (44.23%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (40.38%) Amazon S3
5 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (26.92%) Amazon ELB
7 11 (21.15%) IaaS
8 9 (17.31%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (13.46%) Route 53
10 5 (9.62%) Amazon Glacier
11 4 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (7.69%) Office 365
12 3 (5.77%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (5.77%) AWS CloudTrail
12 3 (5.77%) PaaS
12 3 (5.77%) SaaS
13 1 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (1.92%) CloudFront
13 1 (1.92%) Serverless
13 1 (1.92%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (38.46%) VPN
2 18 (34.62%) IPsec
3 16 (30.77%) DHCP
3 16 (30.77%) DNS
4 15 (28.85%) TCP/IP
5 12 (23.08%) HTTP
6 10 (19.23%) Kerberos
7 9 (17.31%) Internet
8 8 (15.38%) Firewall
9 6 (11.54%) SSL
9 6 (11.54%) VoIP
10 5 (9.62%) LAN
10 5 (9.62%) WAN
11 3 (5.77%) PBX
11 3 (5.77%) PSTN
11 3 (5.77%) Skype
12 1 (1.92%) Network Security
12 1 (1.92%) VLAN
12 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) Big Data
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
2 11 (21.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (21.15%) Hudson
3 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.85%) JIRA
5 1 (1.92%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (28.85%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) AWS DevOps
2 11 (21.15%) Cloud Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Senior DevOps
3 10 (19.23%) AWS Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Architect
4 9 (17.31%) AWS Architect
4 9 (17.31%) AWS Solutions Architect
4 9 (17.31%) Operations Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (15.38%) Administrator
5 8 (15.38%) Automation Architect
5 8 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
5 8 (15.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 8 (15.38%) DevOps Architect
5 8 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (15.38%) Senior Architect
5 8 (15.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 7 (13.46%) AWS Administrator
6 7 (13.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (13.46%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) Web Services
2 11 (21.15%) JSON
2 11 (21.15%) Middleware
3 10 (19.23%) LDAP
4 3 (5.77%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Private Cloud
2 11 (21.15%) Public Cloud
3 10 (19.23%) PKI
4 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
5 6 (11.54%) Blog
6 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (5.77%) BYOD
7 3 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
8 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) Linux
2 15 (28.85%) Windows
3 12 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (9.62%) CentOS
6 4 (7.69%) Unix
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Solaris
7 1 (1.92%) SUSE
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 23 (44.23%) DevOps
3 17 (32.69%) ITIL
4 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (30.77%) Identity Management
5 15 (28.85%) Auto-Scaling
6 12 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (21.15%) Presales
7 11 (21.15%) SDLC
7 11 (21.15%) Systems Analysis
7 11 (21.15%) TOGAF
8 10 (19.23%) Email Filtering
8 10 (19.23%) Kalman Filter
8 10 (19.23%) Patch Management
9 8 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (15.38%) Operations Management
10 6 (11.54%) Customer Engagement
10 6 (11.54%) Load Balancing
10 6 (11.54%) Migration
10 6 (11.54%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (23.08%) Perl
3 10 (19.23%) Python
4 9 (17.31%) Bash Shell
5 6 (11.54%) Java
6 4 (7.69%) Ruby
7 3 (5.77%) VBScript
8 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.85%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) CCNA
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) MCSA
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) Docker
2 13 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.77%) KVM
5 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.85%) vSphere
6 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (53.85%) Puppet
2 22 (42.31%) Terraform
3 16 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (25.00%) Ansible
5 12 (23.08%) Kubernetes
6 11 (21.15%) Mesos
6 11 (21.15%) rkt
7 10 (19.23%) SCOM
8 5 (9.62%) CFEngine
9 4 (7.69%) Grafana
9 4 (7.69%) SCCM
10 1 (1.92%) Consul
10 1 (1.92%) Nagios
10 1 (1.92%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.15%) VMware
3 4 (7.69%) Splunk
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.92%) Avaya
5 1 (1.92%) BMC
5 1 (1.92%) EMC
5 1 (1.92%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (1.92%) Remedy
5 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds