GCP Jobs in the UK excluding London

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for GCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GCP over the 6 months to 21 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 113 44 105
Rank change year-on-year -69 +61 +13
Permanent jobs citing GCP 1,366 3,913 2,148
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.58% 6.25% 3.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.22% 15.66% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 951 1,480 1,367
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £51,000 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £69,447 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.84% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £83,759 £83,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £96,539 £95,125 £90,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year -3.23% - +10.71%

All Cloud Skills
UK excluding London

GCP 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 UK excluding London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 18,912 24,988 28,142
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 35.70% 39.93% 41.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14,820 15,262 20,244
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,365 £40,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +4.35%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing GCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in the UK excluding London

GCP
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GCP in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for GCP in the UK excluding London

GCP
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing GCP in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for GCP in the UK excluding London

GCP
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 21 February 2024. 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
Jobs
North of England -39 478 £70,000 +5.43% 112
South West -29 234 £70,576 +12.92% 60
North West -52 234 £69,447 +13.51% 59
Scotland -42 216 £70,576 +16.48% 29
Yorkshire -17 211 £70,576 +3.01% 43
Midlands -74 202 £60,000 -7.69% 50
South East -87 144 £62,500 -3.85% 53
West Midlands -69 130 £65,000 - 34
East Midlands -43 75 £57,500 -11.54% 16
East of England -83 42 £65,000 - 20
Wales -20 41 £62,500 +6.38% 15
North East -4 33 £55,000 -18.52% 10
Northern Ireland -1 16 £70,000 +33.33% 9
GCP
UK

GCP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 78 (5.71%) Apache Spark
2 43 (3.15%) Apache
3 33 (2.42%) Confluence
4 32 (2.34%) Microsoft Exchange
5 29 (2.12%) WebSphere
6 22 (1.61%) Captiva
6 22 (1.61%) FileNet
7 16 (1.17%) IIS
8 15 (1.10%) SharePoint
9 14 (1.02%) Apache Airflow
10 13 (0.95%) Tomcat
11 11 (0.81%) SAS
12 10 (0.73%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.51%) nginx
14 2 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.15%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.15%) Luigi
14 2 (0.15%) Mendix
14 2 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 1 (0.073%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (0.51%) AutoCAD
1 7 (0.51%) PTC Creo
1 7 (0.51%) SOLIDWORKS
2 4 (0.29%) Simulink
2 4 (0.29%) Trello
3 2 (0.15%) Adobe XD
3 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.15%) Sketch
4 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.073%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.073%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.44%) Cloudability
2 2 (0.15%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (0.073%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 859 (62.88%) Azure
2 824 (60.32%) AWS
3 155 (11.35%) GitHub
4 144 (10.54%) SaaS
5 96 (7.03%) Power Platform
6 74 (5.42%) PaaS
7 69 (5.05%) Microsoft 365
8 67 (4.90%) Azure DevOps
8 67 (4.90%) Cloud Computing
9 53 (3.88%) Serverless
10 49 (3.59%) GitHub Actions
11 46 (3.37%) IaaS
12 39 (2.86%) Amazon S3
13 33 (2.42%) Google Kubernetes Engine
14 29 (2.12%) Slack
15 28 (2.05%) Snowflake
16 27 (1.98%) Vertex AI
17 23 (1.68%) Amazon SQS
17 23 (1.68%) Google Analytics
18 22 (1.61%) Entra ID
Communications & Networking
1 98 (7.17%) Firewall
2 50 (3.66%) DNS
3 45 (3.29%) TCP/IP
4 37 (2.71%) WAN
5 35 (2.56%) VPN
6 28 (2.05%) LAN
7 25 (1.83%) DHCP
7 25 (1.83%) SAN
8 20 (1.46%) VLAN
9 19 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
10 15 (1.10%) SD-WAN
11 14 (1.02%) SSL
11 14 (1.02%) VoIP
12 12 (0.88%) Network Security
13 11 (0.81%) Wireless
14 10 (0.73%) Internet
14 10 (0.73%) Software-Defined Networking
15 8 (0.59%) HTTP
15 8 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
16 7 (0.51%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (20.35%) BigQuery
2 195 (14.28%) Looker
3 159 (11.64%) Data Warehouse
4 125 (9.15%) NoSQL
5 112 (8.20%) SQL Server
6 108 (7.91%) Data Lake
7 99 (7.25%) MySQL
8 92 (6.73%) Big Data
9 91 (6.66%) Power BI
10 76 (5.56%) Relational Database
11 72 (5.27%) PostgreSQL
12 59 (4.32%) Tableau
13 48 (3.51%) Hadoop
14 44 (3.22%) Elasticsearch
15 33 (2.42%) Redis
16 28 (2.05%) Amazon Redshift
17 24 (1.76%) Bigtable
18 23 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
18 23 (1.68%) MongoDB
19 20 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 193 (14.13%) Jenkins
2 140 (10.25%) Git
3 77 (5.64%) JIRA
4 40 (2.93%) Oracle Forms
5 39 (2.86%) Selenium
6 38 (2.78%) Maven
7 30 (2.20%) GitLab
8 29 (2.12%) Spinnaker
9 24 (1.76%) IBM UrbanCode
9 24 (1.76%) JUnit
10 21 (1.54%) SonarQube
11 20 (1.46%) Sonatype Nexus
12 19 (1.39%) Cucumber
13 16 (1.17%) Gradle
14 9 (0.66%) Cypress.io
15 8 (0.59%) Ant
15 8 (0.59%) Artifactory
15 8 (0.59%) CircleCI
15 8 (0.59%) Mocha
15 8 (0.59%) Zephyr
General
1 548 (40.12%) Finance
2 394 (28.84%) Banking
3 254 (18.59%) Social Skills
4 243 (17.79%) Analytical Skills
5 105 (7.69%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 78 (5.71%) Retail
7 60 (4.39%) Law
8 47 (3.44%) Telecoms
9 46 (3.37%) Presentation Skills
10 40 (2.93%) Legal
11 32 (2.34%) Marketing
12 29 (2.12%) Influencing Skills
13 24 (1.76%) Public Sector
14 15 (1.10%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.81%) Games
16 10 (0.73%) Aviation
16 10 (0.73%) Investment Banking
16 10 (0.73%) Manufacturing
17 9 (0.66%) Aerospace
18 8 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 259 (18.96%) Architect
2 236 (17.28%) Senior
3 233 (17.06%) Software Engineer
4 202 (14.79%) Data Engineer
5 167 (12.23%) Lead
6 143 (10.47%) Developer
7 134 (9.81%) Principal Engineer
7 134 (9.81%) Solutions Architect
8 107 (7.83%) Platform Engineer
9 106 (7.76%) Principal Data Engineer
10 103 (7.54%) Cloud Engineer
11 95 (6.95%) DevOps Engineer
12 67 (4.90%) Data Architect
13 64 (4.69%) Enterprise Architect
14 60 (4.39%) Senior Software Engineer
15 55 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 54 (3.95%) Senior Developer
17 48 (3.51%) Analyst
18 44 (3.22%) Support Engineer
19 42 (3.07%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (9.81%) React
2 103 (7.54%) Kafka
3 100 (7.32%) .NET
4 94 (6.88%) Node.js
5 88 (6.44%) AngularJS
6 64 (4.69%) HTML
7 62 (4.54%) RESTful
8 60 (4.39%) Spring Boot
9 53 (3.88%) CSS
10 47 (3.44%) Spring
11 33 (2.42%) GraphQL
11 33 (2.42%) Web Services
12 32 (2.34%) REST
13 31 (2.27%) JSON
14 29 (2.12%) Vue
15 25 (1.83%) .NET Core
15 25 (1.83%) OpenID
16 22 (1.61%) Laravel
17 21 (1.54%) Hibernate
17 21 (1.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 213 (15.59%) Public Cloud
2 185 (13.54%) Self-Motivation
3 104 (7.61%) Product Ownership
4 77 (5.64%) Cloud Native
5 69 (5.05%) Algorithms
6 56 (4.10%) Private Cloud
7 48 (3.51%) Data Structures
8 40 (2.93%) Data Centre
9 33 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
10 29 (2.12%) Onboarding
11 25 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
11 25 (1.83%) Mainframe
12 23 (1.68%) Blockchain
12 23 (1.68%) Cyberattack
13 22 (1.61%) DataPower
14 20 (1.46%) Management Information System
14 20 (1.46%) Mobile App
15 15 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (0.95%) Legacy Applications
17 12 (0.88%) Distributed Systems
Operating Systems
1 195 (14.28%) Linux
2 129 (9.44%) Windows
3 77 (5.64%) Unix
4 60 (4.39%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.10%) Android
6 12 (0.88%) Apple iOS
7 11 (0.81%) Ubuntu
8 10 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.51%) Windows 10
9 7 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.44%) Debian
10 6 (0.44%) Mesosphere
11 5 (0.37%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.37%) Windows Server 2016
12 4 (0.29%) CentOS
13 2 (0.15%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.15%) VMS
13 2 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 776 (56.81%) Agile
2 508 (37.19%) DevOps
3 389 (28.48%) Mentoring
4 341 (24.96%) Software Engineering
5 330 (24.16%) Problem-Solving
6 298 (21.82%) CI/CD
7 290 (21.23%) Data Engineering
8 222 (16.25%) Microservices
9 216 (15.81%) Machine Learning
10 200 (14.64%) Analytics
11 198 (14.49%) Data Pipeline
11 198 (14.49%) Data Science
12 192 (14.06%) Infrastructure as Code
13 180 (13.18%) Platform Engineering
14 166 (12.15%) Roadmaps
15 163 (11.93%) Artificial Intelligence
16 149 (10.91%) Cybersecurity
16 149 (10.91%) ETL
17 148 (10.83%) Containerisation
18 142 (10.40%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 387 (28.33%) Python
2 324 (23.72%) SQL
3 313 (22.91%) Java
4 174 (12.74%) JavaScript
5 128 (9.37%) Go
6 113 (8.27%) C#
7 78 (5.71%) Bash
8 71 (5.20%) TypeScript
9 62 (4.54%) PowerShell
10 50 (3.66%) PHP
11 45 (3.29%) Scala
12 31 (2.27%) Rust
13 29 (2.12%) Groovy
14 26 (1.90%) C++
15 15 (1.10%) Ruby
15 15 (1.10%) Shell Script
16 13 (0.95%) R
17 11 (0.81%) Kotlin
18 10 (0.73%) T-SQL
19 7 (0.51%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 144 (10.54%) Degree
2 111 (8.13%) Security Cleared
3 80 (5.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 74 (5.42%) AWS Certification
5 55 (4.03%) SC Cleared
6 47 (3.44%) DV Cleared
7 45 (3.29%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
8 41 (3.00%) TOGAF Certification
9 28 (2.05%) Azure Certification
10 26 (1.90%) AWS Certified Developer
11 23 (1.68%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
12 22 (1.61%) OCP
12 22 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
13 18 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (1.02%) CCNA
16 13 (0.95%) DBS Check
16 13 (0.95%) MCSE
17 11 (0.81%) MCSA
18 8 (0.59%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (13.18%) GDPR
2 68 (4.98%) Data Quality
3 56 (4.10%) QA
4 10 (0.73%) SLA
5 9 (0.66%) Accessibility
6 8 (0.59%) PSD2
7 7 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.44%) Actionable Recommendations
9 5 (0.37%) NCSC
10 4 (0.29%) NIST
11 3 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.15%) CRD IV
13 1 (0.073%) Basel III
13 1 (0.073%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.073%) GRC
13 1 (0.073%) HIPAA
System Software
1 225 (16.47%) Docker
2 60 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (4.17%) Active Directory
4 43 (3.15%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
5 8 (0.59%) VMware NSX
6 5 (0.37%) Firmware
6 5 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.37%) XenApp
7 4 (0.29%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.15%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.15%) LXC
9 2 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.073%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.073%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 290 (21.23%) Kubernetes
2 254 (18.59%) Terraform
3 86 (6.30%) Ansible
4 50 (3.66%) Progress Chef
5 43 (3.15%) Puppet
6 23 (1.68%) Prometheus
7 17 (1.24%) Nagios
8 15 (1.10%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 13 (0.95%) Microsoft Intune
9 13 (0.95%) ZABBIX
10 11 (0.81%) Istio
11 10 (0.73%) Grafana
11 10 (0.73%) SCCM
12 9 (0.66%) WSUS
13 8 (0.59%) Kibana
14 7 (0.51%) FortiGate
14 7 (0.51%) Opsgenie
14 7 (0.51%) SCOM
14 7 (0.51%) VxRail
15 6 (0.44%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 604 (44.22%) Google
2 152 (11.13%) Microsoft
3 94 (6.88%) Oracle
3 94 (6.88%) VMware
4 78 (5.71%) IBM
5 39 (2.86%) SAP
6 33 (2.42%) Cisco
7 32 (2.34%) ServiceNow
8 29 (2.12%) Dell
9 27 (1.98%) Red Hat
10 26 (1.90%) Databricks
11 22 (1.61%) Kofax
11 22 (1.61%) Pega
12 20 (1.46%) Citrix
13 19 (1.39%) Splunk
14 15 (1.10%) Fortinet
15 14 (1.02%) SolarWinds
15 14 (1.02%) Teradata
16 13 (0.95%) Alteryx
16 13 (0.95%) Atlassian