Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google Cloud Platform over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > South West
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 246 328
Rank change year-on-year +33 +82 -16
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 117 86 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.14% 0.85% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.63% 4.95% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 107 65 21
South West median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -35.71%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,100 £30,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £66,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +13.04% +27.78%

Google Cloud Platform 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.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,078 1,739 1,222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.16% 17.18% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,745 1,467 1,030
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,150 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +7.37%

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Google Cloud Platform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in the South West

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in the South West.

Salary trend for Google Cloud Platform in the South West

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in the South West over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Google Cloud Platform in the South West

Google Cloud Platform
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 Google Cloud Platform within the South West region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Bristol +15 46 £57,500 -8.00% 24
Dorset -26 27 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Wiltshire +3 22 £73,750 +13.46% 7
Devon - 6 £45,000 - 2
Somerset +29 1 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Gloucestershire +16 1 £42,000 -16.00%
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 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 West region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 107 (91.45%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (85.47%) Google
3 66 (56.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (40.17%) Linux
5 41 (35.04%) MySQL
6 40 (34.19%) DevOps
7 36 (30.77%) Docker
7 36 (30.77%) Python
8 34 (29.06%) Puppet
8 34 (29.06%) Ansible
9 28 (23.93%) Web Services
9 28 (23.93%) SQL
10 25 (21.37%) Microsoft
11 24 (20.51%) Jenkins
12 23 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (18.80%) Java
14 21 (17.95%) Microservices
14 21 (17.95%) Ubuntu
14 21 (17.95%) Git (software)
15 20 (17.09%) Configuration Management
16 19 (16.24%) Migration
17 18 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
17 18 (15.38%) Open Source
17 18 (15.38%) Node.js
17 18 (15.38%) Kubernetes
17 18 (15.38%) Go
18 17 (14.53%) Analytics
18 17 (14.53%) Terraform
18 17 (14.53%) JavaScript
19 16 (13.68%) Apache

Google Cloud Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 16 (13.68%) Apache
2 10 (8.55%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.42%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.56%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.71%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.85%) CMS
6 1 (0.85%) Confluence
6 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Magento
1 1 (0.85%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 107 (91.45%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (56.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (12.82%) Serverless
4 13 (11.11%) PaaS
5 11 (9.40%) Azure Functions
5 11 (9.40%) IaaS
6 10 (8.55%) GitHub
7 5 (4.27%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (3.42%) Slack
9 3 (2.56%) G Suite
9 3 (2.56%) Google Container Engine
9 3 (2.56%) SaaS
10 2 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (1.71%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.71%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.71%) Office 365
11 1 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.85%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.82%) Internet
2 6 (5.13%) LAN
2 6 (5.13%) WAN
3 5 (4.27%) Firewall
4 3 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.71%) HTTP
5 2 (1.71%) Intranet
5 2 (1.71%) VPN
6 1 (0.85%) DNS
6 1 (0.85%) HbbTV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (35.04%) MySQL
2 18 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (12.82%) MariaDB
4 14 (11.97%) MongoDB
4 14 (11.97%) SQL Server
5 11 (9.40%) BigQuery
5 11 (9.40%) Hadoop
6 10 (8.55%) Relational Database
7 9 (7.69%) Big Data
8 8 (6.84%) Amazon Redshift
8 8 (6.84%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (6.84%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (5.98%) Data Lake
10 6 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (5.13%) NoSQL
10 6 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (5.13%) RDBMS
10 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (4.27%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 24 (20.51%) Jenkins
2 21 (17.95%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.26%) Visual Studio
4 11 (9.40%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (5.98%) GitLab
6 6 (5.13%) Vagrant
7 4 (3.42%) JIRA
8 3 (2.56%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.56%) Travis CI
9 2 (1.71%) CircleCI
9 2 (1.71%) GoCD
9 2 (1.71%) Grunt
9 2 (1.71%) gulp
9 2 (1.71%) webpack
10 1 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.85%) git-flow
10 1 (0.85%) Hudson
10 1 (0.85%) Selenium
10 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (11.11%) Marketing
2 10 (8.55%) Finance
3 5 (4.27%) Retail
4 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.56%) Banking
5 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.71%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.71%) Automotive
6 2 (1.71%) Games
6 2 (1.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.85%) Electronics
7 1 (0.85%) French Language
Job Titles
1 30 (25.64%) Architect
2 24 (20.51%) Cloud Architect
3 22 (18.80%) DevOps Engineer
4 19 (16.24%) Administrator
4 19 (16.24%) Systems Administrator
5 18 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
5 18 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 14 (11.97%) Cloud Administrator
7 13 (11.11%) Azure Architect
7 13 (11.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 13 (11.11%) Developer
7 13 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (9.40%) Applications Architect
9 8 (6.84%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (6.84%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (5.13%) Data Architect
10 6 (5.13%) Technical Leader
11 5 (4.27%) Consultant
12 4 (3.42%) .NET Developer
12 4 (3.42%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (23.93%) Web Services
2 18 (15.38%) Node.js
3 11 (9.40%) AngularJS
4 10 (8.55%) React
5 7 (5.98%) CSS
5 7 (5.98%) HTML
6 6 (5.13%) RESTful
7 4 (3.42%) .NET
7 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.42%) Kafka
7 4 (3.42%) Laravel
8 3 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (2.56%) Backbone.js
8 3 (2.56%) LAMP
8 3 (2.56%) Lucene
8 3 (2.56%) Symfony
9 2 (1.71%) Akka
9 2 (1.71%) Express
9 2 (1.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 12 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.84%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.13%) Clustering
5 4 (3.42%) Blog
5 4 (3.42%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.56%) Fintech
6 3 (2.56%) User Experience
7 2 (1.71%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.71%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.85%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.85%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 47 (40.17%) Linux
2 21 (17.95%) Ubuntu
3 14 (11.97%) Windows
4 13 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (8.55%) CentOS
6 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.56%) Fedora
7 3 (2.56%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.85%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (34.19%) DevOps
2 23 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (17.95%) Microservices
4 20 (17.09%) Configuration Management
5 19 (16.24%) Migration
6 18 (15.38%) Open Source
7 17 (14.53%) Analytics
8 16 (13.68%) E-Commerce
9 15 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (11.97%) E-business
10 14 (11.97%) Software Engineering
11 12 (10.26%) Scrum
12 11 (9.40%) Presales
12 11 (9.40%) Service Delivery
13 10 (8.55%) Mentoring
14 9 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (6.84%) High Availability
15 8 (6.84%) TDD
16 7 (5.98%) Data Architecture
16 7 (5.98%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.77%) Python
2 28 (23.93%) SQL
3 22 (18.80%) Java
4 18 (15.38%) Go
5 17 (14.53%) JavaScript
6 13 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 13 (11.11%) PHP
7 12 (10.26%) PowerShell
8 8 (6.84%) C#
9 7 (5.98%) C
10 3 (2.56%) C++
10 3 (2.56%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.56%) Ruby
11 2 (1.71%) Clojure
11 2 (1.71%) Scala
12 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.13%) AWS Certification
1 6 (5.13%) Degree
1 6 (5.13%) MCITP
1 6 (5.13%) MCSA
1 6 (5.13%) MCSE
1 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (5.13%) RHCE
1 6 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (2.56%) CISM
2 3 (2.56%) CISSP
2 3 (2.56%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (0.85%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.85%) PhD
3 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.27%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (2.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (2.56%) GDPR
3 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.71%) PMO
4 2 (1.71%) QA
System Software
1 36 (30.77%) Docker
2 15 (12.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.71%) vSphere
4 2 (1.71%) XenApp
4 2 (1.71%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.85%) etcd
5 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.85%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 34 (29.06%) Ansible
1 34 (29.06%) Puppet
2 18 (15.38%) Kubernetes
3 17 (14.53%) Terraform
4 14 (11.97%) ZABBIX
5 13 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (5.13%) Nagios
7 4 (3.42%) Mesos
8 3 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.71%) Graphite
9 2 (1.71%) Kibana
9 2 (1.71%) logstash
9 2 (1.71%) Packer
9 2 (1.71%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.85%) Consul
10 1 (0.85%) Rancher
Vendors
1 100 (85.47%) Google
2 25 (21.37%) Microsoft
3 15 (12.82%) Red Hat
4 14 (11.97%) Remedy
5 9 (7.69%) Oracle
5 9 (7.69%) VMware
6 6 (5.13%) Teradata
7 2 (1.71%) Citrix
7 2 (1.71%) New Relic
7 2 (1.71%) Veeam
7 2 (1.71%) Workday
8 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.85%) BT
8 1 (0.85%) IBM
8 1 (0.85%) Informatica
8 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.85%) SAP
8 1 (0.85%) Splunk
8 1 (0.85%) Talend