Period
to 21 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Engineer
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 81 109
Rank change year-on-year -1 +28 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 21 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.74% 0.90% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 0.92% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 3
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -41.67% +26.32%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,000 £43,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +16.67% -25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1,170 1,083 1,353
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 97.04% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 907 906 1,123
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £24,150 £22,625 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Cloud Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Engineer in South Yorkshire

Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Cloud Engineer in South Yorkshire

Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cloud Engineer in South Yorkshire

Cloud Engineer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Sheffield +5 21 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Cloud Engineer
Yorkshire

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, Cloud Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 Yorkshire region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (52.38%) Python
1 11 (52.38%) Ruby
1 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
1 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (52.38%) Puppet
2 10 (47.62%) Bash Shell
2 10 (47.62%) Docker
2 10 (47.62%) DevOps
2 10 (47.62%) Kubernetes
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
4 8 (38.10%) TDD
5 7 (33.33%) Linux
5 7 (33.33%) Apache
5 7 (33.33%) Perl
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 7 (33.33%) IaaS
5 7 (33.33%) CloudStack
5 7 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 7 (33.33%) LXC
6 6 (28.57%) Web Services
6 6 (28.57%) Windows
7 5 (23.81%) Ansible
7 5 (23.81%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (23.81%) Terraform
7 5 (23.81%) Serverless
8 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
8 4 (19.05%) GitLab

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 7 (33.33%) Apache
1 7 (33.33%) CloudStack
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (33.33%) IaaS
4 5 (23.81%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (23.81%) Serverless
5 3 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (14.29%) SaaS
6 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (9.52%) Amazon S3
6 2 (9.52%) Office 365
6 2 (9.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) VoIP
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
1 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) GitLab
3 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (14.29%) SonarQube
3 3 (14.29%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.76%) NUnit
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) DevOps
2 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
2 8 (38.10%) TDD
3 7 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (14.29%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) Workflow
6 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Transition
6 2 (9.52%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.76%) BDD
7 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL
7 1 (4.76%) ITSM
7 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
7 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Python
1 11 (52.38%) Ruby
2 10 (47.62%) Bash Shell
3 7 (33.33%) Perl
3 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) ES6
5 1 (4.76%) Go
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) AWS Certification
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Docker
2 7 (33.33%) LXC
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Puppet
2 10 (47.62%) Kubernetes
3 5 (23.81%) Ansible
3 5 (23.81%) Terraform
4 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Google
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco