Period
to 17 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 266 313 325
Rank change year-on-year +47 +12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 29 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.35% 0.080% 0.089%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.20% 0.32% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 7
South West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -13.04%
10th Percentile £47,500 £37,750 £32,450
90th Percentile £88,750 £63,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £63,500
% change year-on-year -10.71% +10.24% +5.83%

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 West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,426 2,535 2,068
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.23% 25.42% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,038 1,939 1,750
South West median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Virtual Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Private Cloud in the South West

Virtual Private Cloud
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Virtual Private Cloud in the South West

Virtual Private Cloud
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud in the South West over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Virtual Private Cloud in the South West

Virtual Private 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 Virtual Private Cloud within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 February 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 - 17 £70,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -7 12 £53,750 +26.47% 1
Virtual Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, 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 West region with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud.

1 29 (100.00%) AWS
2 23 (79.31%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) DevOps
3 21 (72.41%) Public Cloud
4 19 (65.52%) Microservices
4 19 (65.52%) Linux
4 19 (65.52%) VPN
5 18 (62.07%) Retail
5 18 (62.07%) Finance
6 17 (58.62%) Scrum
6 17 (58.62%) Python
6 17 (58.62%) Red Hat
6 17 (58.62%) JIRA
6 17 (58.62%) Ansible
6 17 (58.62%) Docker
6 17 (58.62%) Kubernetes
6 17 (58.62%) Project Delivery
7 14 (48.28%) Azure
8 13 (44.83%) CentOS
8 13 (44.83%) WSUS
8 13 (44.83%) Kanban
8 13 (44.83%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (44.83%) Puppet
8 13 (44.83%) yum
8 13 (44.83%) Red Hat Satellite
8 13 (44.83%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 13 (44.83%) DMZ
8 13 (44.83%) Windows
8 13 (44.83%) Stakeholder Management

Virtual Private 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 4 (13.79%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 29 (100.00%) AWS
2 14 (48.28%) Azure
3 13 (44.83%) GCP
4 10 (34.48%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (34.48%) OpenShift
5 6 (20.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (20.69%) Amazon ECS
5 6 (20.69%) Amazon EKS
5 6 (20.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (20.69%) AWS Fargate
6 4 (13.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (13.79%) Amazon S3
6 4 (13.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (13.79%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (13.79%) Route 53
6 4 (13.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) VPN
2 13 (44.83%) DMZ
2 13 (44.83%) Firewall
3 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
4 4 (13.79%) HTTP
4 4 (13.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (13.79%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
1 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
1 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (58.62%) JIRA
2 4 (13.79%) Artifactory
2 4 (13.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (13.79%) Bitbucket Server
2 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.79%) SonarQube
2 4 (13.79%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (13.79%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (62.07%) Finance
1 18 (62.07%) Retail
2 13 (44.83%) Automotive
3 5 (17.24%) Police
3 5 (17.24%) Public Sector
3 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (41.38%) Architect
3 11 (37.93%) Cloud Architect
4 8 (27.59%) Senior DevOps
4 8 (27.59%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 7 (24.14%) Platform Engineer
6 6 (20.69%) DevOps Architect
6 6 (20.69%) Junior
6 6 (20.69%) Junior DevOps
6 6 (20.69%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (17.24%) Senior Platform Engineer
7 5 (17.24%) Software Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) AWS Architect
Miscellaneous
1 21 (72.41%) Public Cloud
2 4 (13.79%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Linux
2 13 (44.83%) CentOS
2 13 (44.83%) Debian
2 13 (44.83%) Ubuntu
2 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.69%) Unix
4 4 (13.79%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (79.31%) Continuous Integration
1 23 (79.31%) DevOps
2 19 (65.52%) Microservices
3 17 (58.62%) Project Delivery
3 17 (58.62%) Scrum
4 13 (44.83%) Continuous Deployment
4 13 (44.83%) Customer Requirements
4 13 (44.83%) Kanban
4 13 (44.83%) Patch Management
4 13 (44.83%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 13 (44.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure as Code
6 6 (20.69%) Architectural Design
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (20.69%) Deployment Automation
7 4 (13.79%) Auto-Scaling
7 4 (13.79%) Migration
7 4 (13.79%) Server Management
7 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Python
2 6 (20.69%) C
3 4 (13.79%) Bash Shell
3 4 (13.79%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
3 4 (13.79%) Ruby
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) RHCE
2 11 (37.93%) Degree
3 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) AWS Certification
5 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
6 4 (13.79%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Docker
2 4 (13.79%) GlusterFS
2 4 (13.79%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (58.62%) Ansible
1 17 (58.62%) Kubernetes
2 13 (44.83%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (44.83%) Puppet
2 13 (44.83%) Red Hat Satellite
2 13 (44.83%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 13 (44.83%) WSUS
2 13 (44.83%) yum
3 4 (13.79%) Nagios
3 4 (13.79%) OSSEC
3 4 (13.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Red Hat
2 13 (44.83%) Google
3 4 (13.79%) New Relic
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle