Public Cloud Jobs in the UK excluding London

Public Cloud
UK > UK excluding London

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 185 108 270
Rank change year-on-year -77 +162 -26
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 855 1,941 881
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.61% 3.09% 1.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.71% 7.81% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 514 742 413
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,885 £42,500
25th Percentile £51,313 £50,025 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £81,786 £84,056 £86,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £109,865 £101,000
UK median annual salary £70,576 £70,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year +0.82% -9.68% +10.71%

All Generic Skills
UK excluding London

Public Cloud is in the General and Transferable Skills 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 generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 18,152 24,867 29,321
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 34.14% 39.62% 42.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12,658 11,853 15,390
10th Percentile £26,500 £31,250 £29,750
25th Percentile £35,000 £40,250 £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 £65,000 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £86,250 £81,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.84% +3.33%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in the UK excluding London

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for Public Cloud in the UK excluding London

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Cloud in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in the UK excluding London

Public 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 Public Cloud within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 26 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
Scotland -3 277 £65,000 -7.14% 11
North of England -64 271 £62,783 -1.02% 51
North West -60 149 £62,783 +5.47% 26
South West +4 113 £70,576 +18.56% 22
Yorkshire -46 94 £62,783 -2.68% 20
Midlands -105 71 £61,206 +2.01% 15
West Midlands -68 58 £61,206 +2.01% 10
South East -46 56 £57,500 +9.52% 26
North East +20 28 £61,994 -16.65% 5
Wales +9 28 £70,576 +25.47% 5
East of England -18 26 £40,000 -36.00% 5
East Midlands -52 13 £78,273 +42.31% 5
Northern Ireland +15 9 - -
Channel Islands - 4 £85,000 -
Public Cloud
UK

Public Cloud
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 40 (4.68%) IIS
2 35 (4.09%) Microsoft Exchange
3 32 (3.74%) Apache Spark
4 19 (2.22%) Apache
4 19 (2.22%) Confluence
5 13 (1.52%) Tomcat
6 11 (1.29%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.82%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.70%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.23%) nginx
9 2 (0.23%) Red Hat Fuse
10 1 (0.12%) Jetty
Applications
1 7 (0.82%) AutoCAD
1 7 (0.82%) PTC Creo
1 7 (0.82%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.70%) Cloudability
2 3 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 493 (57.66%) Azure
2 454 (53.10%) AWS
3 210 (24.56%) GCP
4 109 (12.75%) PaaS
5 99 (11.58%) IaaS
6 93 (10.88%) Azure DevOps
7 89 (10.41%) Microsoft 365
8 59 (6.90%) GitHub
9 48 (5.61%) Serverless
10 40 (4.68%) Cloud Computing
11 39 (4.56%) Power Platform
11 39 (4.56%) SaaS
12 36 (4.21%) Entra ID
13 28 (3.27%) GitHub Actions
14 24 (2.81%) OpenShift
15 17 (1.99%) Amazon S3
16 15 (1.75%) Datadog
17 14 (1.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 14 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
17 14 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 74 (8.65%) Firewall
2 56 (6.55%) WAN
3 47 (5.50%) DNS
4 28 (3.27%) SAN
5 27 (3.16%) VPN
6 25 (2.92%) Unified Communications
7 21 (2.46%) LAN
8 19 (2.22%) Wireless
9 18 (2.11%) DSL
9 18 (2.11%) TCP/IP
10 14 (1.64%) WLAN
11 13 (1.52%) DHCP
11 13 (1.52%) SD-WAN
11 13 (1.52%) SSL
12 10 (1.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 10 (1.17%) NetScaler
12 10 (1.17%) NGFW
13 7 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (0.82%) Ethernet
14 6 (0.70%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (14.50%) SQL Server
2 118 (13.80%) NoSQL
3 64 (7.49%) Relational Database
4 55 (6.43%) Big Data
5 39 (4.56%) MySQL
6 37 (4.33%) Data Lake
6 37 (4.33%) DB2
7 34 (3.98%) Power BI
8 32 (3.74%) Looker
9 30 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (3.51%) Tableau
10 27 (3.16%) Data Vault
11 22 (2.57%) MongoDB
12 20 (2.34%) Delta Lake
13 18 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
14 15 (1.75%) BigQuery
15 14 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
16 12 (1.40%) Bigtable
17 10 (1.17%) InfluxDB
18 8 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 94 (10.99%) Jenkins
2 69 (8.07%) JIRA
3 36 (4.21%) GitLab
4 25 (2.92%) Git
5 21 (2.46%) Artifactory
6 17 (1.99%) IBM UrbanCode
7 15 (1.75%) Maven
7 15 (1.75%) SonarQube
8 9 (1.05%) Cypress.io
9 7 (0.82%) Chocolatey
10 6 (0.70%) Jasmine
10 6 (0.70%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (0.70%) Visual Studio Code
11 5 (0.58%) Selenium
12 4 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.35%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.23%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.23%) Spinnaker
14 2 (0.23%) TeamCity
General
1 369 (43.16%) Finance
2 208 (24.33%) Banking
3 195 (22.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 182 (21.29%) Law
5 131 (15.32%) Social Skills
6 123 (14.39%) Marketing
7 81 (9.47%) Public Sector
8 42 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
9 41 (4.80%) Investment Banking
10 38 (4.44%) Presentation Skills
11 35 (4.09%) Private Banking
12 31 (3.63%) Financial Institution
12 31 (3.63%) Legal
13 10 (1.17%) Games
14 8 (0.94%) Retail
15 6 (0.70%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.58%) Organisational Skills
17 4 (0.47%) Aerospace
18 3 (0.35%) Influencing Skills
18 3 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 232 (27.13%) Architect
2 178 (20.82%) Senior
3 168 (19.65%) Software Engineer
4 143 (16.73%) Cloud Engineer
5 141 (16.49%) Lead
6 114 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
7 96 (11.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 84 (9.82%) Lead Software Engineer
9 80 (9.36%) Java Engineer
9 80 (9.36%) Java Software Engineer
10 66 (7.72%) Cloud Software Engineer
11 63 (7.37%) Data Engineer
12 60 (7.02%) DevOps Engineer
13 53 (6.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 50 (5.85%) Support Engineer
15 46 (5.38%) Senior Cloud Engineer
16 44 (5.15%) Security Engineer
17 42 (4.91%) Cloud Architect
17 42 (4.91%) Consultant
17 42 (4.91%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (7.49%) React
1 64 (7.49%) Spring
2 61 (7.13%) Kafka
3 59 (6.90%) Spring Boot
4 51 (5.96%) AngularJS
5 48 (5.61%) RESTful
6 41 (4.80%) HTML
7 40 (4.68%) CSS
8 24 (2.81%) REST
9 18 (2.11%) .NET
9 18 (2.11%) Node.js
10 17 (1.99%) Elastic Stack
10 17 (1.99%) YAML
11 15 (1.75%) JSON
11 15 (1.75%) PySpark
12 13 (1.52%) JPA
13 11 (1.29%) OpenTelemetry
14 10 (1.17%) ARM Templates
15 9 (1.05%) XML
16 8 (0.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 123 (14.39%) Cloud Native
2 88 (10.29%) Product Ownership
3 68 (7.95%) Data Centre
4 53 (6.20%) Private Cloud
5 45 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
6 42 (4.91%) Distributed Systems
7 41 (4.80%) Management Information System
8 37 (4.33%) Clustering
9 29 (3.39%) Data Structures
10 27 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
10 27 (3.16%) Reinsurance
11 26 (3.04%) Self-Motivation
12 19 (2.22%) Onboarding
13 18 (2.11%) Enterprise Cloud
14 14 (1.64%) Algorithms
15 12 (1.40%) PKI
16 10 (1.17%) Replication
17 9 (1.05%) Life Science
17 9 (1.05%) Virtual Team
18 7 (0.82%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 188 (21.99%) Linux
2 175 (20.47%) Windows
3 40 (4.68%) Windows Server
4 39 (4.56%) Unix
5 19 (2.22%) Mac OS
6 9 (1.05%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (0.94%) Android
7 8 (0.94%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.94%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.70%) Mesosphere
9 6 (0.70%) Windows Server 2019
10 5 (0.58%) CentOS
11 4 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.23%) Debian
13 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 494 (57.78%) Agile
2 286 (33.45%) CI/CD
3 265 (30.99%) DevOps
4 250 (29.24%) Infrastructure as Code
5 227 (26.55%) Software Engineering
6 201 (23.51%) Mentoring
7 191 (22.34%) Operational Stability
8 165 (19.30%) Coaching
9 159 (18.60%) Machine Learning
10 156 (18.25%) SDLC
11 151 (17.66%) Artificial Intelligence
12 149 (17.43%) Roadmaps
13 142 (16.61%) Microservices
14 127 (14.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 126 (14.74%) Data Modelling
16 125 (14.62%) Problem-Solving
17 117 (13.68%) Architectural Design
18 116 (13.57%) Analytics
19 105 (12.28%) Cybersecurity
20 99 (11.58%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 230 (26.90%) Java
2 190 (22.22%) Python
3 169 (19.77%) SQL
4 68 (7.95%) PowerShell
5 66 (7.72%) Bash
6 50 (5.85%) JavaScript
7 30 (3.51%) TypeScript
8 29 (3.39%) Scala
9 27 (3.16%) Go
10 23 (2.69%) Groovy
11 19 (2.22%) C#
12 18 (2.11%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.17%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.05%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.82%) Kotlin
15 7 (0.82%) MATLAB
15 7 (0.82%) Rust
16 4 (0.47%) R
17 2 (0.23%) C
17 2 (0.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 135 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 66 (7.72%) SC Cleared
3 61 (7.13%) AWS Certification
4 35 (4.09%) Degree
5 31 (3.63%) Azure Certification
6 27 (3.16%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
7 26 (3.04%) DV Cleared
8 22 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (1.99%) BPSS Clearance
11 13 (1.52%) MCSE
12 10 (1.17%) CCNA
13 9 (1.05%) MCSA
14 8 (0.94%) CCNP
15 5 (0.58%) CCIE
16 4 (0.47%) DBS Check
16 4 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
16 4 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 3 (0.35%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
17 3 (0.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (6.32%) SLA
2 27 (3.16%) Data Quality
3 22 (2.57%) PMO
4 19 (2.22%) Accessibility
5 12 (1.40%) QA
6 8 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.70%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (0.70%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.70%) WAI
8 5 (0.58%) NIST
9 2 (0.23%) Government Security Classifications
9 2 (0.23%) NCSC
9 2 (0.23%) SOC 2
10 1 (0.12%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 77 (9.01%) Docker
2 76 (8.89%) Active Directory
3 68 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (4.56%) Hyper-V
4 39 (4.56%) VMware NSX
5 33 (3.86%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (1.99%) vSphere
7 10 (1.17%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.47%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 255 (29.82%) Terraform
2 143 (16.73%) Kubernetes
3 134 (15.67%) Ansible
4 43 (5.03%) Puppet
5 36 (4.21%) Progress Chef
6 26 (3.04%) Microsoft Intune
7 23 (2.69%) Grafana
8 16 (1.87%) vCenter Server
9 14 (1.64%) Prometheus
9 14 (1.64%) SCCM
10 12 (1.40%) CA Single Sign-On
10 12 (1.40%) Single Sign-On
11 8 (0.94%) Docker Swarm
11 8 (0.94%) Istio
12 7 (0.82%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 7 (0.82%) FortiGate
12 7 (0.82%) Nagios
12 7 (0.82%) SCOM
13 6 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
14 5 (0.58%) Argo
Vendors
1 186 (21.75%) Microsoft
2 116 (13.57%) VMware
3 97 (11.35%) Oracle
4 96 (11.23%) Google
5 50 (5.85%) IBM
6 46 (5.38%) Databricks
7 40 (4.68%) Cisco
8 38 (4.44%) Atlassian
9 31 (3.63%) Splunk
10 30 (3.51%) Apple
10 30 (3.51%) Dynatrace
11 29 (3.39%) Red Hat
12 28 (3.27%) Adobe
13 27 (3.16%) Informatica
14 25 (2.92%) Veeam
15 20 (2.34%) Aruba
15 20 (2.34%) Citrix
16 18 (2.11%) Alteryx
16 18 (2.11%) Cognos
16 18 (2.11%) Sybase