GCP Jobs in the South West

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > South West

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for GCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GCP over the 6 months to 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 84 57 93
Rank change year-on-year -27 +36 -3
Permanent jobs citing GCP 234 392 262
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 3.34% 5.32% 3.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.35% 13.97% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 181 265 188
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,999 £36,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,576 £62,500 £55,750
Median % change year-on-year +12.92% +12.11% +6.19%
75th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £70,063
90th Percentile £96,539 £96,374 £81,250
England median annual salary £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -3.13% - +14.29%

All Cloud Skills
South West

GCP 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 West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,503 2,806 3,136
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 35.72% 38.08% 42.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,937 1,837 2,302
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,509 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £82,072 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year -11.54% +5.69% +2.50%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing GCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in the South West

GCP
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GCP in the South West.

Salary trend for GCP in the South West

GCP
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing GCP in the South West over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for GCP in the South West

GCP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the South West region over the 6 months to 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Bristol -17 146 £70,576 +10.71% 29
Gloucestershire -49 23 £70,000 - 9
Wiltshire +13 17 £80,000 -23.81% 1
Devon +10 13 £42,500 -5.66% 6
Dorset -18 9 £37,000 -12.43% 11
Cornwall - 9 £45,000 -
Somerset +4 8 £66,250 +10.42% 3
GCP
England

GCP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (12.39%) Apache Spark
2 18 (7.69%) Apache
3 10 (4.27%) Microsoft Exchange
4 3 (1.28%) Captiva
4 3 (1.28%) FileNet
4 3 (1.28%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.28%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.85%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (0.85%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.85%) nginx
6 1 (0.43%) CMS
6 1 (0.43%) Confluence
6 1 (0.43%) Luigi
6 1 (0.43%) Mule
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 6 (2.56%) Cloudability
2 2 (0.85%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 125 (53.42%) AWS
2 124 (52.99%) Azure
3 33 (14.10%) GitHub
4 21 (8.97%) GitHub Actions
5 19 (8.12%) SaaS
6 18 (7.69%) Power Platform
7 16 (6.84%) Microsoft 365
8 14 (5.98%) PaaS
9 13 (5.56%) Vertex AI
10 12 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (5.13%) OCI
11 9 (3.85%) IaaS
12 8 (3.42%) Azure DevOps
13 4 (1.71%) Datadog
14 3 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (1.28%) Firebase
14 3 (1.28%) Google Kubernetes Engine
14 3 (1.28%) Serverless
14 3 (1.28%) WhatsApp
15 2 (0.85%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.56%) Firewall
2 10 (4.27%) DNS
3 7 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.99%) VLAN
4 6 (2.56%) Software-Defined Networking
4 6 (2.56%) VPN
5 5 (2.14%) DHCP
6 4 (1.71%) SAN
7 3 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.28%) LAN
7 3 (1.28%) WAN
8 2 (0.85%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.85%) IPsec
8 2 (0.85%) MPLS
8 2 (0.85%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.85%) Network Security
8 2 (0.85%) PABX
8 2 (0.85%) VSAT
8 2 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (21.79%) BigQuery
2 41 (17.52%) NoSQL
3 36 (15.38%) Big Data
4 33 (14.10%) Data Lake
5 31 (13.25%) Looker
5 31 (13.25%) Relational Database
6 30 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (11.54%) MySQL
8 24 (10.26%) SQL Server
9 22 (9.40%) Hadoop
10 18 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (6.41%) Power BI
12 14 (5.98%) Bigtable
13 13 (5.56%) Tableau
14 11 (4.70%) Flink
15 4 (1.71%) Oracle Database
16 3 (1.28%) Data Hub
16 3 (1.28%) MongoDB
16 3 (1.28%) OLAP Cube
16 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 41 (17.52%) Jenkins
2 30 (12.82%) Git
3 21 (8.97%) Oracle Forms
4 14 (5.98%) Maven
5 11 (4.70%) JIRA
6 7 (2.99%) SonarQube
7 6 (2.56%) GitLab
7 6 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (2.14%) Selenium
9 4 (1.71%) IBM UrbanCode
9 4 (1.71%) JUnit
10 3 (1.28%) Spinnaker
11 1 (0.43%) Bitbucket
General
1 120 (51.28%) Finance
2 104 (44.44%) Banking
3 33 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (12.39%) Retail
4 29 (12.39%) Social Skills
5 14 (5.98%) Influencing Skills
6 9 (3.85%) Presentation Skills
7 6 (2.56%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.14%) Tech for Good
9 4 (1.71%) Public Sector
10 3 (1.28%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (1.28%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.85%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.85%) Publishing
12 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.43%) Electronics
12 1 (0.43%) Health Technology
12 1 (0.43%) Local Government
12 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (17.09%) Data Engineer
2 36 (15.38%) Architect
3 32 (13.68%) Developer
3 32 (13.68%) Senior
3 32 (13.68%) Software Engineer
4 30 (12.82%) Lead
5 24 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 18 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
7 16 (6.84%) Cloud Engineer
8 15 (6.41%) Principal Data Engineer
8 15 (6.41%) Principal Engineer
8 15 (6.41%) Software Developer
9 12 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (4.70%) Administrator
10 11 (4.70%) Lead Data Engineer
11 10 (4.27%) Infrastructure Architect
12 9 (3.85%) Analyst
12 9 (3.85%) Java Developer
12 9 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
12 9 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (14.10%) React
2 31 (13.25%) Kafka
3 21 (8.97%) AngularJS
4 15 (6.41%) RESTful
5 14 (5.98%) Apache Beam
5 14 (5.98%) Node.js
6 13 (5.56%) Spring Boot
7 12 (5.13%) Spring
8 11 (4.70%) CSS
8 11 (4.70%) HTML
9 10 (4.27%) Hibernate
10 8 (3.42%) .NET
11 7 (2.99%) Flutter
11 7 (2.99%) Quarkus
12 6 (2.56%) Symfony
13 5 (2.14%) jQuery
14 4 (1.71%) .NET Framework
14 4 (1.71%) JSON
14 4 (1.71%) OpenID
14 4 (1.71%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 22 (9.40%) Self-Motivation
3 21 (8.97%) Product Ownership
4 15 (6.41%) Data Structures
5 14 (5.98%) Algorithms
6 11 (4.70%) Data Centre
7 9 (3.85%) Cloud Native
7 9 (3.85%) Private Cloud
8 8 (3.42%) Distributed Systems
9 6 (2.56%) CCTV
9 6 (2.56%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.71%) Blockchain
10 4 (1.71%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.71%) VAX
11 3 (1.28%) DataPower
11 3 (1.28%) Legacy Applications
11 3 (1.28%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.85%) Educational Technology
12 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.85%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 32 (13.68%) Linux
2 16 (6.84%) Windows
3 10 (4.27%) Unix
4 9 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.99%) Android
6 5 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.71%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.71%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.71%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.71%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.43%) CentOS
8 1 (0.43%) Debian
8 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (65.38%) Agile
2 81 (34.62%) DevOps
3 57 (24.36%) Data Engineering
4 56 (23.93%) Problem-Solving
5 55 (23.50%) CI/CD
6 50 (21.37%) Software Engineering
7 47 (20.09%) Data Pipeline
7 47 (20.09%) Machine Learning
8 42 (17.95%) Mentoring
9 37 (15.81%) Infrastructure as Code
10 35 (14.96%) Analytics
10 35 (14.96%) Cloud Security
11 31 (13.25%) Artificial Intelligence
12 26 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (11.11%) Data Integration
13 25 (10.68%) Cybersecurity
13 25 (10.68%) Microservices
14 24 (10.26%) ETL
15 23 (9.83%) Data Science
15 23 (9.83%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 70 (29.91%) Java
2 69 (29.49%) Python
3 56 (23.93%) SQL
4 34 (14.53%) JavaScript
5 22 (9.40%) Go
6 19 (8.12%) Scala
7 16 (6.84%) C#
7 16 (6.84%) TypeScript
8 13 (5.56%) Bash
9 10 (4.27%) PHP
10 8 (3.42%) Rust
11 7 (2.99%) Kotlin
11 7 (2.99%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.71%) Groovy
13 3 (1.28%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.85%) Bicep
14 2 (0.85%) C++
15 1 (0.43%) Ruby
15 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 23 (9.83%) Degree
3 14 (5.98%) DV Cleared
4 9 (3.85%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.71%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (1.28%) OCP
6 3 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.85%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.85%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (0.85%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.43%) MCITP
8 1 (0.43%) MCSE
8 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.97%) GDPR
2 7 (2.99%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.56%) QA
4 5 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.43%) NIST
System Software
1 59 (25.21%) Docker
2 11 (4.70%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.14%) Firmware
3 5 (2.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.71%) XenApp
5 2 (0.85%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 79 (33.76%) Kubernetes
2 51 (21.79%) Terraform
3 13 (5.56%) Ansible
4 9 (3.85%) Puppet
5 8 (3.42%) Progress Chef
6 7 (2.99%) Prometheus
7 6 (2.56%) Nagios
8 5 (2.14%) Argo
9 4 (1.71%) EMC VPLEX
9 4 (1.71%) Grafana
9 4 (1.71%) Istio
10 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.85%) CASB
11 2 (0.85%) OfficeScan
11 2 (0.85%) WSUS
12 1 (0.43%) Consul
12 1 (0.43%) Packer
12 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 127 (54.27%) Google
2 36 (15.38%) Oracle
3 33 (14.10%) Microsoft
4 19 (8.12%) VMware
5 11 (4.70%) Teradata
6 8 (3.42%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.56%) Centreon
7 6 (2.56%) Cisco
8 5 (2.14%) Citrix
8 5 (2.14%) Databricks
8 5 (2.14%) EMC
8 5 (2.14%) SAP
9 4 (1.71%) Sybase
9 4 (1.71%) Veeam
10 3 (1.28%) IBM
10 3 (1.28%) Kofax
10 3 (1.28%) Pega
10 3 (1.28%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.85%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.85%) Salesforce