Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 174 315 330
Rank change year-on-year +141 +15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 16 18 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.48% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.34% 0.70% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 15
Median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +4.17% +33.33%
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +13.04%

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 1,192 2,559 2,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 36.12% 25.70% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 973 2,100 1,892
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,800 £26,250 £26,700
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,525 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +8.91%

Virtual Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Virtual Private Cloud as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud in the South West over the 6 months to 21 September 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 21 September 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 +56 10 £46,000 -34.29% 2
Gloucestershire +71 4 £55,000 -18.52%
Bristol +93 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Virtual Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 16 (100.00%) AWS
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (75.00%) Amazon S3
3 12 (75.00%) Route 53
3 12 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (62.50%) Ansible
4 10 (62.50%) DevOps
4 10 (62.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 10 (62.50%) Splunk
4 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
4 10 (62.50%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (62.50%) Terraform
4 10 (62.50%) Auto-Scaling
4 10 (62.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 10 (62.50%) Serverless
4 10 (62.50%) Infrastructure as Code
5 9 (56.25%) Java
5 9 (56.25%) VPN
5 9 (56.25%) Python
5 9 (56.25%) CentOS
5 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (56.25%) Load Balancing
5 9 (56.25%) Ruby
5 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
6 8 (50.00%) SQL
7 7 (43.75%) MySQL
7 7 (43.75%) Oracle
7 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
7 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL

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 6 (37.50%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 16 (100.00%) AWS
2 12 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (75.00%) Amazon S3
2 12 (75.00%) Route 53
3 10 (62.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 10 (62.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 10 (62.50%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (62.50%) Serverless
4 7 (43.75%) AWS Fargate
4 7 (43.75%) OpenShift
5 4 (25.00%) AWS CloudTrail
5 4 (25.00%) Azure
6 2 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (43.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (43.75%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (43.75%) MongoDB
2 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 7 (43.75%) NoSQL
2 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Vagrant
2 6 (37.50%) Artifactory
2 6 (37.50%) Bitbucket Server
2 6 (37.50%) JIRA
2 6 (37.50%) SonarQube
2 6 (37.50%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) SIEM Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) SOC Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) CentOS
2 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (43.75%) CoreOS
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Auto-Scaling
1 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 10 (62.50%) DevOps
1 10 (62.50%) Infrastructure as Code
2 9 (56.25%) Load Balancing
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Analytics
3 6 (37.50%) Open Source
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 4 (25.00%) SIEM
6 3 (18.75%) Coaching
6 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
7 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Kanban
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
1 9 (56.25%) Java
1 9 (56.25%) Python
1 9 (56.25%) Ruby
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Docker
1 7 (43.75%) GlusterFS
1 7 (43.75%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Ansible
1 10 (62.50%) Terraform
2 7 (43.75%) Kubernetes
3 6 (37.50%) Nagios
4 4 (25.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Splunk
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
3 6 (37.50%) AppDynamics
3 6 (37.50%) New Relic
4 4 (25.00%) ArcSight
4 4 (25.00%) LogRhythm
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft