Period
to 15 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for IBM Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Cloud over the 6 months to 15 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM Cloud Computing
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
15 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 638 675 761
Rank change year-on-year +37 +86 +66
Permanent jobs citing IBM Cloud 37 22 110
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.074% 0.041% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.19% 0.13% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 99
10th Percentile £54,750 £43,875 £33,650
25th Percentile £66,250 £46,250 £42,925
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £52,500 £55,500
Median % change year-on-year +52.38% -5.41% -14.62%
75th Percentile " £65,313 £68,750
90th Percentile £81,750 £72,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £80,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +28.00% - -7.41%

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

All Cloud Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 19,092 17,018 21,232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 38.23% 31.80% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15,774 13,984 16,966
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,664 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

IBM Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Cloud in the UK excluding London

IBM Cloud
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for IBM Cloud in the UK excluding London

IBM Cloud
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing IBM Cloud in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 15 May 2021.

Salary histogram for IBM Cloud in the UK excluding London

IBM Cloud
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 IBM Cloud within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 15 May 2021. 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
South East - 34 £80,000 - 3
North of England -18 2 - - 4
North West +10 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
South West - 1 - -
IBM Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 15 May 2021, IT jobs citing IBM 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for IBM Cloud.

1 37 (100.00%) AWS
2 36 (97.30%) Azure
3 35 (94.59%) IBM
4 31 (83.78%) Kubernetes
5 30 (81.08%) Go
5 30 (81.08%) Python
6 29 (78.38%) Docker
7 25 (67.57%) GitLab
7 25 (67.57%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 25 (67.57%) Cloud Computing
8 24 (64.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 24 (64.86%) Data Science
9 21 (56.76%) Kafka
10 16 (43.24%) DevOps
11 13 (35.14%) Software Engineering
12 8 (21.62%) Ansible
12 8 (21.62%) Microservices
13 7 (18.92%) Amazon EKS
13 7 (18.92%) Java
14 5 (13.51%) Google
14 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (13.51%) PaaS
15 4 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (10.81%) Amazon S3
15 4 (10.81%) Spring
15 4 (10.81%) Java EE
15 4 (10.81%) Deployment Automation
15 4 (10.81%) Prometheus
15 4 (10.81%) Social Skills
15 4 (10.81%) InfluxDB

IBM Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 3 (8.11%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 37 (100.00%) AWS
2 36 (97.30%) Azure
3 25 (67.57%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (18.92%) Amazon EKS
5 5 (13.51%) PaaS
6 4 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (10.81%) Amazon S3
6 4 (10.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (8.11%) GCP
7 3 (8.11%) OpenShift
8 2 (5.41%) HP Helion
8 2 (5.41%) IaaS
8 2 (5.41%) SoftLayer
9 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) IPv4
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) InfluxDB
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (67.57%) GitLab
2 1 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 4 (10.81%) Social Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Documentation Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) French Language
2 1 (2.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (40.54%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 14 (37.84%) Site Engineer
4 10 (27.03%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Cloud Native Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Support
8 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Cloud Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (56.76%) Kafka
2 4 (10.81%) Java EE
2 4 (10.81%) Spring
3 3 (8.11%) Spring Boot
3 3 (8.11%) Spring Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.70%) React
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Cloud Native
2 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) CentOS
1 1 (2.70%) Debian
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 24 (64.86%) Data Science
2 24 (64.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 16 (43.24%) DevOps
4 13 (35.14%) Software Engineering
5 8 (21.62%) Microservices
6 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.81%) Deployment Automation
8 3 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (8.11%) Re-Platforming
8 3 (8.11%) The Twelve-Factor App
9 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
9 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.41%) DataOps
10 1 (2.70%) Change Management
10 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure as Code
10 1 (2.70%) ITIL
10 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) Go
1 30 (81.08%) Python
2 7 (18.92%) Java
3 3 (8.11%) C++
3 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) Rust
4 1 (2.70%) Scala
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) MCP
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) NCSC
System Software
1 29 (78.38%) Docker
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 31 (83.78%) Kubernetes
2 8 (21.62%) Ansible
3 4 (10.81%) Grafana
3 4 (10.81%) Prometheus
4 2 (5.41%) Terraform
5 1 (2.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 35 (94.59%) IBM
2 5 (13.51%) Google
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.11%) SAP
3 3 (8.11%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) Dell
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle