Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £44,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 86 107
Rank change year-on-year -7 +21 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 7 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.64% 0.92% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.94% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 2
South Yorkshire median annual salary £44,500 £35,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.14% -24.32% -7.50%
10th Percentile £33,650 £27,000 £40,375
90th Percentile £55,150 £50,000 £51,125
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% -11.11% -10.00%

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 1,066 1,062 1,333
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.35% 97.52% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 781 921 1,108
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 -7 7 £44,500 +27.14%
Cloud Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Serverless
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Transition
4 2 (28.57%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) Ansible
4 2 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (28.57%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (28.57%) Terraform
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

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 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
3 2 (28.57%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Serverless
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (14.29%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Transition
1 2 (28.57%) Site Reliability Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Terraform
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) VMware