The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 402 401 447
Rank change year-on-year -1 +46  
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 651 714 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.73% 0.73% 0.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.29% 6.08% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 493 571 508
Median salary £55,000 £56,600 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.82% +13.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.40% +13.68%  

Cloud Computing is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 15179 11747 9485
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.03% 11.93% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12574 9962 7706
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in the UK

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in the UK

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cloud Computing in the UK

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +5 618 £55,000 -2.82% 103
London +34 322 £62,500 - 41
South East -4 121 £49,000 -10.90% 17
East of England -12 69 £55,000 +10.00% 11
City of London +36 36 £77,500 +10.71% 15
Berkshire +1 30 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Cambridgeshire -20 30 £57,500 +12.19% 7
North West -45 30 £35,500 -23.65% 16
Cambridge -6 29 £57,500 +15.00% 6
South West -8 27 £51,250 +20.58% 4
Scotland +22 25 £47,500 -5.00% 9
West Sussex -8 25 £47,500 -13.63%
Hampshire +31 24 £50,000 -20.00% 5
Crawley -2 23 £47,500 -24.00%
Hertfordshire +1 22 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Yorkshire +13 19 £42,500 -64.58% 7
Manchester -40 19 £28,000 -55.20% 11
Surrey +23 18 £57,500 +4.54% 2
West Midlands -20 18 £34,500 -37.27% 4
Glasgow +15 16 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Oxfordshire 0 16 £70,000 +40.00% 5
Newbury -2 16 £40,000 -3.03%
West Yorkshire +22 15 £43,750 -63.54% 7
Oxford +1 12 £70,000 +29.62% 4
Bristol -21 12 £72,500 +26.08% 4
Hatfield -5 11 £55,000 +33.33% 1
Portsmouth - 11 £50,000 - 3
Warwick +20 9 £34,500 -
Warwickshire +11 9 £34,500 - 1
Essex +8 9 £55,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 429 (33.86%) Amazon AWS
2 366 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 361 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
4 340 (26.84%) Microsoft
5 304 (23.99%) Windows
6 301 (23.76%) Java
7 270 (21.31%) Linux
8 262 (20.68%) JavaScript
8 262 (20.68%) Degree
9 250 (19.73%) SQL
10 245 (19.34%) VMware
11 223 (17.60%) SQL Server
12 221 (17.44%) DevOps
13 197 (15.55%) Finance
13 197 (15.55%) Software Engineering
14 196 (15.47%) Web Services
15 193 (15.23%) Python
16 180 (14.21%) CSS
16 180 (14.21%) Data Centre
17 174 (13.73%) ITIL
17 174 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
18 172 (13.58%) Computer Science
19 166 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
20 165 (13.02%) Windows Server
21 163 (12.87%) Active Directory
22 161 (12.71%) HTML
22 161 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
23 159 (12.55%) C#
24 156 (12.31%) .NET
25 154 (12.15%) Big Data

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 71 (5.60%) SharePoint
2 70 (5.52%) Elasticsearch
3 48 (3.79%) Apache
4 45 (3.55%) Apache Spark
4 45 (3.55%) Tomcat
5 41 (3.24%) MS Exchange
6 40 (3.16%) IIS
7 31 (2.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 31 (2.45%) Skype for Business
8 30 (2.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 27 (2.13%) OpenStack
10 23 (1.82%) WebLogic
11 21 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
12 20 (1.58%) SAS
13 17 (1.34%) JBoss
13 17 (1.34%) nginx
13 17 (1.34%) WebSphere
14 16 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (0.87%) Ethereum
15 11 (0.87%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 49 (3.87%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (1.34%) Photoshop
3 17 (1.34%) SPSS
4 6 (0.47%) Camtasia
5 4 (0.32%) Abaqus
6 3 (0.24%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.16%) InVision
7 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.079%) LaTeX
8 1 (0.079%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.63%) Eloqua
2 8 (0.63%) NetSuite
2 8 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.39%) Magento
4 5 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.079%) BASE24
8 1 (0.079%) RMDS
8 1 (0.079%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 429 (33.86%) Amazon AWS
2 366 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 130 (10.26%) SaaS
4 110 (8.68%) Office 365
5 80 (6.31%) IaaS
6 65 (5.13%) PaaS
7 36 (2.84%) GitHub
8 18 (1.42%) Force.com
8 18 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 16 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
10 13 (1.03%) Slack
10 13 (1.03%) Sumo Logic
11 12 (0.95%) Loggly
12 10 (0.79%) iPaaS
13 9 (0.71%) G Suite
14 8 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
15 7 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
16 5 (0.39%) Amazon S3
16 5 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
16 5 (0.39%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 138 (10.89%) Firewall
2 92 (7.26%) TCP/IP
3 84 (6.63%) Internet
4 81 (6.39%) LAN
5 80 (6.31%) WAN
6 54 (4.26%) DNS
7 49 (3.87%) VPN
8 47 (3.71%) Network Security
9 38 (3.00%) VoIP
10 36 (2.84%) DHCP
11 35 (2.76%) NetScaler
11 35 (2.76%) SAN
12 34 (2.68%) Wireless
13 30 (2.37%) Skype
14 23 (1.82%) HTTP
15 21 (1.66%) SNMP
16 17 (1.34%) SSL
17 14 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
18 13 (1.03%) Modbus
18 13 (1.03%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (17.60%) SQL Server
2 154 (12.15%) Big Data
3 139 (10.97%) NoSQL
4 78 (6.16%) Hadoop
5 76 (6.00%) MySQL
6 73 (5.76%) MongoDB
7 47 (3.71%) Redis
8 46 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
9 45 (3.55%) Relational Database
10 37 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 29 (2.29%) HBase
12 24 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
13 23 (1.82%) RDBMS
14 22 (1.74%) Apache Hive
15 21 (1.66%) Blockchain
15 21 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
15 21 (1.66%) InfluxDB
15 21 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
16 20 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 19 (1.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 107 (8.45%) Git (software)
2 90 (7.10%) Jenkins
3 65 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (3.55%) Maven
5 40 (3.16%) Visual Studio
6 37 (2.92%) Selenium
7 34 (2.68%) Subversion
8 33 (2.60%) JUnit
9 25 (1.97%) Vagrant
10 24 (1.89%) JIRA
11 20 (1.58%) TeamCity
12 18 (1.42%) Cucumber
13 17 (1.34%) PHPUnit
14 15 (1.18%) Babel
14 15 (1.18%) webpack
15 14 (1.10%) Eclipse
15 14 (1.10%) NUnit
16 13 (1.03%) JMeter
17 12 (0.95%) SpecFlow
17 12 (0.95%) Travis CI
General
1 197 (15.55%) Finance
2 102 (8.05%) Retail
3 57 (4.50%) Marketing
3 57 (4.50%) Telecoms
4 42 (3.31%) Advertising
5 35 (2.76%) Manufacturing
6 29 (2.29%) Banking
7 27 (2.13%) Electronics
8 22 (1.74%) Publishing
9 21 (1.66%) Billing
10 17 (1.34%) Legal
11 16 (1.26%) Games
12 11 (0.87%) Law
13 7 (0.55%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.39%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.32%) Automotive
15 4 (0.32%) Front Office
15 4 (0.32%) Prime Brokerage
16 3 (0.24%) Back Office
16 3 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 272 (21.47%) Developer
2 253 (19.97%) Architect
3 94 (7.42%) Analyst
4 87 (6.87%) Java Developer
5 79 (6.24%) Solutions Architect
6 77 (6.08%) Software Engineer
7 75 (5.92%) Senior Developer
8 73 (5.76%) Consultant
9 59 (4.66%) .NET Developer
10 55 (4.34%) Cloud Architect
11 50 (3.95%) Technical Architect
12 49 (3.87%) JavaScript Developer
13 45 (3.55%) DevOps Engineer
14 43 (3.39%) Graduate
14 43 (3.39%) Infrastructure Manager
15 42 (3.31%) Software Developer
15 42 (3.31%) Support Analyst
16 41 (3.24%) Enterprise Architect
17 40 (3.16%) Systems Engineer
18 38 (3.00%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (15.47%) Web Services
2 180 (14.21%) CSS
3 161 (12.71%) HTML
4 156 (12.31%) .NET
5 141 (11.13%) AngularJS
6 92 (7.26%) ASP.NET
7 87 (6.87%) REST
8 83 (6.55%) XML
9 72 (5.68%) JSON
9 72 (5.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 69 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 68 (5.37%) Node.js
12 67 (5.29%) HTML5
13 64 (5.05%) jQuery
14 56 (4.42%) RESTful
14 56 (4.42%) Spring
15 50 (3.95%) CSS3
16 42 (3.31%) Entity Framework
17 41 (3.24%) .NET Framework
18 37 (2.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 180 (14.21%) Data Centre
2 172 (13.58%) Computer Science
3 166 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
4 95 (7.50%) Management Information System
5 50 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
6 45 (3.55%) Public Cloud
7 39 (3.08%) Internet of Things
8 38 (3.00%) Algorithms
8 38 (3.00%) Hybrid Cloud
8 38 (3.00%) User Experience
9 36 (2.84%) N-Tier
10 32 (2.53%) Client/Server
10 32 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
11 30 (2.37%) Digital Media
12 26 (2.05%) Private Cloud
13 25 (1.97%) Data Structures
14 21 (1.66%) Mobile App
15 18 (1.42%) Enterprise Cloud
15 18 (1.42%) Life Science
16 17 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 304 (23.99%) Windows
2 270 (21.31%) Linux
3 165 (13.02%) Windows Server
4 74 (5.84%) Unix
5 54 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (3.39%) Android
7 37 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (2.76%) CentOS
9 32 (2.53%) Apple iOS
10 29 (2.29%) Windows 10
11 25 (1.97%) Ubuntu
12 24 (1.89%) Windows 7
13 19 (1.50%) Debian
13 19 (1.50%) Windows Mobile
14 15 (1.18%) Data ONTAP
14 15 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
16 5 (0.39%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (28.49%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (17.44%) DevOps
3 197 (15.55%) Software Engineering
4 174 (13.73%) ITIL
5 161 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
6 146 (11.52%) Test Automation
7 144 (11.37%) Analytics
8 132 (10.42%) TDD
9 113 (8.92%) MVC
9 113 (8.92%) SOA
10 112 (8.84%) Presales
11 107 (8.45%) Scrum
12 96 (7.58%) Open Source
13 95 (7.50%) Project Management
13 95 (7.50%) TOGAF
14 92 (7.26%) Business Intelligence
15 82 (6.47%) Mentoring
16 79 (6.24%) Stakeholder Management
17 77 (6.08%) E-Commerce
18 73 (5.76%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 301 (23.76%) Java
2 262 (20.68%) JavaScript
3 250 (19.73%) SQL
4 193 (15.23%) Python
5 159 (12.55%) C#
6 84 (6.63%) C++
7 73 (5.76%) PowerShell
8 71 (5.60%) C
9 70 (5.52%) PHP
10 56 (4.42%) Perl
11 44 (3.47%) Bash Shell
12 41 (3.24%) Ruby
13 40 (3.16%) Scala
14 33 (2.60%) T-SQL
15 29 (2.29%) R
15 29 (2.29%) VBA
16 17 (1.34%) Go
17 16 (1.26%) Apex Code
17 16 (1.26%) Shell Script
18 15 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 262 (20.68%) Degree
2 81 (6.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 48 (3.79%) Security Cleared
4 37 (2.92%) SC Cleared
5 36 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
5 36 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (1.89%) Master's Degree
8 22 (1.74%) CISM
9 21 (1.66%) MCSE
10 19 (1.50%) CCNA
11 16 (1.26%) CISSP
11 16 (1.26%) MCSA
11 16 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 14 (1.10%) MCP
13 13 (1.03%) CompTIA Security+
13 13 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 13 (1.03%) Security+ Certification
14 10 (0.79%) CCNP
15 8 (0.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (6.31%) QA
2 38 (3.00%) PCI DSS
3 36 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (2.60%) SLA
5 12 (0.95%) GDPR
6 11 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 9 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
9 7 (0.55%) COBIT
10 5 (0.39%) GCP
11 4 (0.32%) PMO
12 3 (0.24%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
14 1 (0.079%) IEC 62304
14 1 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 1 (0.079%) PMBOK
System Software
1 174 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 163 (12.87%) Active Directory
3 142 (11.21%) Docker
4 88 (6.95%) Hyper-V
5 66 (5.21%) vSphere
6 31 (2.45%) XenDesktop
7 27 (2.13%) XenApp
8 25 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
9 22 (1.74%) vCloud
10 13 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 13 (1.03%) HDFS
11 11 (0.87%) Varnish
12 8 (0.63%) KVM
13 7 (0.55%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
14 6 (0.47%) LXC
14 6 (0.47%) NFS
14 6 (0.47%) XenServer
15 5 (0.39%) DFS Replication
15 5 (0.39%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 67 (5.29%) Puppet
2 66 (5.21%) Ansible
3 48 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
4 46 (3.63%) Kubernetes
5 41 (3.24%) SCCM
6 25 (1.97%) Nagios
7 16 (1.26%) Grafana
8 13 (1.03%) Terraform
9 9 (0.71%) Backup Exec
9 9 (0.71%) Consul
9 9 (0.71%) Icinga
9 9 (0.71%) ZABBIX
10 8 (0.63%) Packer
11 7 (0.55%) AirWatch
12 6 (0.47%) SCOM
13 5 (0.39%) CFEngine
13 5 (0.39%) EdgeSight
14 4 (0.32%) cPanel
14 4 (0.32%) Graylog
14 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 340 (26.84%) Microsoft
2 245 (19.34%) VMware
3 121 (9.55%) Oracle
4 101 (7.97%) Cisco
5 94 (7.42%) Citrix
6 55 (4.34%) CheckPoint
7 54 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
8 52 (4.10%) NetApp
9 48 (3.79%) Google
10 46 (3.63%) New Relic
11 43 (3.39%) HP
12 32 (2.53%) Juniper
13 31 (2.45%) IBM
14 30 (2.37%) Splunk
15 29 (2.29%) Adobe
16 28 (2.21%) Red Hat
16 28 (2.21%) SAP
17 26 (2.05%) Tableau
18 25 (1.97%) Cognizant
19 22 (1.74%) CommVault
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k-70k + benefits + stock options
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Annual Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: bonus + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 per annum + Amazing benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Personal Development
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 36 days holiday + lots more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago