Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 491 562 637
Rank change year-on-year +71 +75 +6
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 61 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.071% 0.016%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.09% 0.54% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 41 20 6
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -33.33% +78.38%
10th Percentile £41,250 £43,500 £68,125
90th Percentile £65,250 £67,875 £86,875
England median annual salary £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.04% +2.08% +14.29%

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 5571 4626 4132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.33% 13.15% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4634 3907 3350
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +42 24 £61,750 +7.39% 3
Oxfordshire +22 20 £60,000 +9.09% 1
West Sussex - 19 £55,000 -
Middlesex - 11 - -
Surrey +23 6 £30,000 -42.86%
Berkshire +38 4 £83,750 +52.27% 2
East Sussex - 1 £70,000 -
Virtual Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 61 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (57.38%) Puppet
3 33 (54.10%) Configuration Management
4 32 (52.46%) AWS CloudFormation
5 31 (50.82%) Amazon EC2
6 29 (47.54%) Linux
6 29 (47.54%) DevOps
6 29 (47.54%) Terraform
7 28 (45.90%) Amazon S3
8 27 (44.26%) Web Services
9 24 (39.34%) Telecoms
10 23 (37.70%) Windows
10 23 (37.70%) DHCP
10 23 (37.70%) DNS
11 22 (36.07%) Amazon ELB
12 21 (34.43%) Microsoft
12 21 (34.43%) Active Directory
12 21 (34.43%) PowerShell
13 20 (32.79%) ITIL
14 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (31.15%) Windows Server
15 18 (29.51%) Amazon RDS
15 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (29.51%) IaaS
16 17 (27.87%) Kalman Filter
16 17 (27.87%) Email Filtering
16 17 (27.87%) Patch Management
16 17 (27.87%) PKI
16 17 (27.87%) Identity Management
16 17 (27.87%) Microsoft Azure

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 6 (9.84%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.28%) Confluence
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.64%) Drupal
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 61 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (52.46%) AWS CloudFormation
3 31 (50.82%) Amazon EC2
4 28 (45.90%) Amazon S3
5 22 (36.07%) Amazon ELB
6 18 (29.51%) IaaS
7 17 (27.87%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (14.75%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (13.11%) Office 365
10 6 (9.84%) PaaS
10 6 (9.84%) Route 53
10 6 (9.84%) SaaS
11 4 (6.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (6.56%) Amazon Glacier
12 3 (4.92%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (4.92%) AWS CloudTrail
13 1 (1.64%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (1.64%) CloudFront
13 1 (1.64%) Serverless
13 1 (1.64%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.70%) DHCP
1 23 (37.70%) DNS
2 17 (27.87%) Kerberos
2 17 (27.87%) LDAP
3 15 (24.59%) VPN
4 12 (19.67%) IPsec
5 7 (11.48%) Firewall
5 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
6 6 (9.84%) PBX
6 6 (9.84%) PSTN
6 6 (9.84%) Skype
6 6 (9.84%) VoIP
7 4 (6.56%) HTTP
7 4 (6.56%) Internet
8 3 (4.92%) LAN
8 3 (4.92%) WAN
9 1 (1.64%) Network Security
9 1 (1.64%) OpenVPN
9 1 (1.64%) SSL
9 1 (1.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) MySQL
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.64%) Big Data
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 11 (18.03%) Hudson
3 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.92%) JIRA
5 1 (1.64%) Subversion
5 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
General
1 24 (39.34%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) AWS DevOps
2 22 (36.07%) AWS Engineer
3 19 (31.15%) Cloud Engineer
4 16 (26.23%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (22.95%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 12 (19.67%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (18.03%) Senior DevOps
8 9 (14.75%) Architect
8 9 (14.75%) AWS Architect
8 9 (14.75%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 9 (14.75%) Linux Scripter
8 9 (14.75%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (13.11%) Administrator
9 8 (13.11%) Automation Architect
9 8 (13.11%) Cloud Architect
9 8 (13.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 8 (13.11%) DevOps Architect
9 8 (13.11%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (13.11%) Senior Architect
9 8 (13.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (44.26%) Web Services
2 11 (18.03%) JSON
2 11 (18.03%) Middleware
3 3 (4.92%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) PKI
2 11 (18.03%) Public Cloud
3 8 (13.11%) Private Cloud
4 6 (9.84%) BYOD
4 6 (9.84%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
7 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 29 (47.54%) Linux
2 23 (37.70%) Windows
3 19 (31.15%) Windows Server
4 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.20%) CentOS
6 3 (4.92%) Unix
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.64%) Solaris
7 1 (1.64%) SUSE
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (54.10%) Configuration Management
2 29 (47.54%) DevOps
3 20 (32.79%) ITIL
4 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (27.87%) Email Filtering
5 17 (27.87%) Identity Management
5 17 (27.87%) Kalman Filter
5 17 (27.87%) Patch Management
6 13 (21.31%) Auto-Scaling
6 13 (21.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (21.31%) Network Design
7 12 (19.67%) Operations Management
8 11 (18.03%) Presales
8 11 (18.03%) SDLC
8 11 (18.03%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (18.03%) TOGAF
9 9 (14.75%) Migration
10 8 (13.11%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (9.84%) Service Design
11 6 (9.84%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) PowerShell
2 11 (18.03%) Perl
3 10 (16.39%) Bash Shell
4 9 (14.75%) Java
5 7 (11.48%) Python
6 5 (8.20%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.92%) VBScript
8 2 (3.28%) Ruby
8 2 (3.28%) SQL
9 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.28%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.28%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) CCNA
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.64%) MCSA
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (34.43%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.95%) Docker
3 6 (9.84%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.28%) vSphere
6 1 (1.64%) KVM
6 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 35 (57.38%) Puppet
2 29 (47.54%) Terraform
3 17 (27.87%) SCOM
4 16 (26.23%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (19.67%) Ansible
5 12 (19.67%) Kubernetes
6 11 (18.03%) Mesos
6 11 (18.03%) rkt
7 7 (11.48%) SCCM
8 5 (8.20%) CFEngine
9 2 (3.28%) Grafana
10 1 (1.64%) Consul
10 1 (1.64%) Nagios
10 1 (1.64%) Packer
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) VMware
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle
3 2 (3.28%) Splunk
4 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.64%) Avaya
4 1 (1.64%) BMC
4 1 (1.64%) EMC
4 1 (1.64%) HP
4 1 (1.64%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (1.64%) Remedy
4 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds