Period
to 2 June 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > South West
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 201 255 298
Rank change year-on-year +54 +43 -31
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 44 71 40
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.78% 0.73% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.14% 2.02% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 67 36
Median annual salary £62,302 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.16% -13.64% -15.38%
10th Percentile £47,000 £38,100 £25,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £90,300 £79,375
England median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%

Public Cloud is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,057 3,511 3,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 36.34% 35.86% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,587 2,611 3,051
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,037 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in the South West

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Public Cloud in the South West

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Cloud in the South West over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in the South West

Public Cloud
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 Public Cloud within the South West region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. 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
Wiltshire +29 17 £62,302 -12.56% 1
Bristol +54 11 £67,500 -2.88% 1
Gloucestershire - 9 £57,000 - 2
Devon +11 5 £45,000 +6.51% 3
Somerset +14 2 £58,750 +12.98%
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, IT jobs citing Public 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 West region with a requirement for Public Cloud.

1 33 (75.00%) AWS
2 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (54.55%) DevOps
4 22 (50.00%) Kubernetes
5 20 (45.45%) Azure
6 18 (40.91%) Python
7 17 (38.64%) Docker
8 16 (36.36%) Ansible
9 15 (34.09%) Java
10 14 (31.82%) Microservices
10 14 (31.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 13 (29.55%) Project Delivery
11 13 (29.55%) Scrum
12 12 (27.27%) Linux
12 12 (27.27%) JIRA
12 12 (27.27%) GCP
12 12 (27.27%) React
13 11 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (25.00%) Windows
13 11 (25.00%) MySQL
13 11 (25.00%) Migration
13 11 (25.00%) Red Hat
14 10 (22.73%) Oracle
14 10 (22.73%) SQL
14 10 (22.73%) Puppet
14 10 (22.73%) Degree
15 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
15 9 (20.45%) VPN
15 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management

Public Cloud
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 6 (13.64%) Confluence
2 2 (4.55%) JBoss
2 2 (4.55%) WildFly
3 1 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 33 (75.00%) AWS
2 20 (45.45%) Azure
3 14 (31.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 12 (27.27%) GCP
5 9 (20.45%) OpenShift
6 6 (13.64%) Serverless
7 5 (11.36%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (11.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (11.36%) Amazon S3
7 5 (11.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (11.36%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (11.36%) Route 53
8 4 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (6.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (6.82%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (6.82%) Amazon EKS
9 3 (6.82%) AWS Fargate
9 3 (6.82%) Office 365
10 2 (4.55%) SaaS
11 1 (2.27%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) VPN
2 7 (15.91%) DMZ
2 7 (15.91%) Firewall
2 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.64%) HTTP
4 5 (11.36%) SSL
5 3 (6.82%) VLAN
6 1 (2.27%) DNS
6 1 (2.27%) Internet
6 1 (2.27%) OSPF
6 1 (2.27%) SMTP
6 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) MySQL
1 11 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (15.91%) MongoDB
3 6 (13.64%) NoSQL
4 5 (11.36%) Amazon Aurora
4 5 (11.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (11.36%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (11.36%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (11.36%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.55%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.27%) DB2
6 1 (2.27%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) JIRA
2 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
3 7 (15.91%) Vagrant
4 5 (11.36%) Artifactory
4 5 (11.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (11.36%) Bitbucket Server
4 5 (11.36%) SonarQube
4 5 (11.36%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.55%) GitLab
5 2 (4.55%) IntelliJ
5 2 (4.55%) JUnit
5 2 (4.55%) Maven
6 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.27%) GoCD
6 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Automotive
2 7 (15.91%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Architect
2 12 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
4 7 (15.91%) Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Consultant
6 5 (11.36%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 4 (9.09%) DevOps Architect
7 4 (9.09%) Security Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (6.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Platform Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) React
2 5 (11.36%) GraphQL
3 3 (6.82%) REST
4 2 (4.55%) .NET
4 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.55%) JSON
4 2 (4.55%) Kafka
4 2 (4.55%) Node.js
4 2 (4.55%) SOAP
4 2 (4.55%) Vue.js
4 2 (4.55%) XML
5 1 (2.27%) Java EE
5 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) CESG
2 4 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (4.55%) PMI
3 2 (4.55%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Linux
2 11 (25.00%) Windows
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 7 (15.91%) CentOS
5 6 (13.64%) Debian
5 6 (13.64%) Ubuntu
6 5 (11.36%) CoreOS
7 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (54.55%) DevOps
3 14 (31.82%) Microservices
4 13 (29.55%) Project Delivery
4 13 (29.55%) Scrum
5 11 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (25.00%) Migration
6 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure as Code
7 8 (18.18%) Open Source
7 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.91%) Customer Requirements
8 7 (15.91%) Kanban
8 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
9 6 (13.64%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (13.64%) Patch Management
9 6 (13.64%) Test Automation
10 5 (11.36%) Data Science
10 5 (11.36%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) Python
2 15 (34.09%) Java
3 10 (22.73%) SQL
4 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 8 (18.18%) Bash Shell
6 7 (15.91%) Ruby
7 5 (11.36%) C
7 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
7 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
7 5 (11.36%) TypeScript
8 4 (9.09%) C++
9 3 (6.82%) C#
9 3 (6.82%) Go
10 1 (2.27%) Java 8
10 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
2 9 (20.45%) CESG Certified Professional
3 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 6 (13.64%) RHCE
5 4 (9.09%) CISM
5 4 (9.09%) CISSP
5 4 (9.09%) CRISC
5 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) GDPR
2 4 (9.09%) NCSC
System Software
1 17 (38.64%) Docker
2 7 (15.91%) VirtualBox
3 5 (11.36%) GlusterFS
4 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 16 (36.36%) Ansible
3 10 (22.73%) Puppet
4 9 (20.45%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (15.91%) Terraform
6 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (13.64%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 6 (13.64%) WSUS
6 6 (13.64%) yum
7 5 (11.36%) Nagios
7 5 (11.36%) OSSEC
8 3 (6.82%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (4.55%) Salt
10 1 (2.27%) Grafana
10 1 (2.27%) Kibana
10 1 (2.27%) Mesos
10 1 (2.27%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle
3 7 (15.91%) Google
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.36%) New Relic
5 3 (6.82%) VMware
6 1 (2.27%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.27%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.27%) Talend