Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 515 500 618
Rank change year-on-year -15 +118 +12
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 41 49 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.16% 0.026%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.63% 1.10% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 5
South East median annual salary £68,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.48% +31.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £44,250 £36,250 £37,350
90th Percentile £86,625 £79,500 £83,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +29.47%

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 6,505 4,468 4,512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.54% 14.89% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5,377 3,811 3,847
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +12 35 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Berkshire +10 32 £72,000 +60.00% 1
Surrey +8 3 £47,500 -29.63%
Oxfordshire -13 3 £40,500 -40.00%
West Sussex -7 2 £45,000 -5.26%
East Sussex - 1 £70,000 -
Virtual Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing Virtual Private 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 Virtual Private Cloud.

1 41 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (95.12%) Linux
3 33 (80.49%) Amazon EC2
4 27 (65.85%) Amazon S3
5 21 (51.22%) Python
6 20 (48.78%) OpenStack
7 17 (41.46%) Amazon Glacier
8 16 (39.02%) Ansible
8 16 (39.02%) Amazon ELB
8 16 (39.02%) Unix
9 13 (31.71%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (31.71%) DevOps
9 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (29.27%) Windows
10 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
10 12 (29.27%) VMware
11 11 (26.83%) Telecoms
11 11 (26.83%) Amazon RDS
11 11 (26.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 10 (24.39%) VPN
12 10 (24.39%) HTTP
13 9 (21.95%) Java
13 9 (21.95%) Apache
13 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (19.51%) Perl
14 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
15 7 (17.07%) Web Services
15 7 (17.07%) LAN
15 7 (17.07%) WAN
15 7 (17.07%) IPsec

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 20 (48.78%) OpenStack
2 9 (21.95%) Apache
3 6 (14.63%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (4.88%) Confluence
4 2 (4.88%) SAS
4 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.44%) Drupal
5 1 (2.44%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 41 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (80.49%) Amazon EC2
3 27 (65.85%) Amazon S3
4 17 (41.46%) Amazon Glacier
5 16 (39.02%) Amazon ELB
6 13 (31.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (26.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (14.63%) Route 53
9 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (4.88%) IaaS
9 2 (4.88%) PaaS
9 2 (4.88%) SaaS
10 1 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (2.44%) CloudFront
10 1 (2.44%) Serverless
10 1 (2.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
2 10 (24.39%) HTTP
2 10 (24.39%) VPN
3 7 (17.07%) IPsec
3 7 (17.07%) LAN
3 7 (17.07%) Network Security
3 7 (17.07%) WAN
4 6 (14.63%) Firewall
4 6 (14.63%) Internet
4 6 (14.63%) SSL
5 3 (7.32%) DHCP
5 3 (7.32%) DNS
5 3 (7.32%) VoIP
6 2 (4.88%) FCoE
6 2 (4.88%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.88%) NAS
6 2 (4.88%) SAN
7 1 (2.44%) VLAN
7 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon Aurora
2 5 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.44%) Big Data
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.32%) JIRA
4 2 (4.88%) Subversion
5 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (26.83%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.76%) Banking
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Cloud Engineer
2 14 (34.15%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Operations Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Administrator
4 7 (17.07%) AWS Administrator
5 6 (14.63%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Customer Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Customer Operations Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Unix Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (9.76%) Cloud Administrator
7 4 (9.76%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (9.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.32%) CloudOps Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.63%) Blog
2 6 (14.63%) Private Cloud
3 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) Replication
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (95.12%) Linux
2 16 (39.02%) Unix
3 12 (29.27%) Windows
4 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (14.63%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.88%) CentOS
6 2 (4.88%) Solaris
6 2 (4.88%) SUSE
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) DevOps
2 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
3 6 (14.63%) API Integration
3 6 (14.63%) Auto-Scaling
3 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (14.63%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (14.63%) Identity Management
3 6 (14.63%) Security Architecture
3 6 (14.63%) Workflow
4 4 (9.76%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.32%) Cloud Operations
5 3 (7.32%) Commercial Awareness
5 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.32%) High Availability
5 3 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
6 2 (4.88%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) Python
2 9 (21.95%) Java
3 8 (19.51%) Perl
4 6 (14.63%) Ruby
5 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) AWS Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) Docker
3 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.32%) KVM
4 2 (4.88%) Samba
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (39.02%) Ansible
2 7 (17.07%) Puppet
3 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (12.20%) Terraform
4 4 (9.76%) Grafana
5 2 (4.88%) CFEngine
5 2 (4.88%) Consul
5 2 (4.88%) Kubernetes
5 2 (4.88%) Packer
5 2 (4.88%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 1 (2.44%) Nagios
6 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) VMware
2 4 (9.76%) Splunk
3 2 (4.88%) Centrify
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.44%) Avaya
4 1 (2.44%) BMC
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) EMC
4 1 (2.44%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (2.44%) Remedy
4 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds