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 25 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 393 387 434
Rank change year-on-year -6 +47  
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 640 743 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 0.75% 0.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.52% 6.45% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 494 572 527
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 £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -13.63% +15.78%  

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 14159 11525 9332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.45% 11.68% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11767 9723 7475
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +8 621 £55,000 -4.34% 78
London +48 355 £62,500 +4.16% 37
South East +12 105 £47,500 -17.39% 18
East of England -7 68 £55,000 +10.00% 8
City of London +38 52 £77,500 +10.71% 8
Cambridge -7 33 £57,500 +4.54%
Cambridgeshire -16 33 £57,500 +9.52%
Berkshire +15 28 £52,500 -14.28% 6
West Sussex -1 22 £44,000 -23.47% 2
Crawley -3 21 £44,000 -26.66% 2
North West -36 21 £35,500 -26.04% 6
Yorkshire +31 19 £44,250 +77.00% 3
Surrey +30 19 £50,000 -9.09% 2
East Midlands +22 18 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Hertfordshire +4 18 £55,000 +10.00% 3
South West -8 18 £39,000 -13.33%
West Yorkshire +31 16 £45,750 - 3
Hampshire +24 14 £45,000 -23.40% 4
Scotland +21 12 £50,000 - 3
Oxfordshire -5 12 £70,000 +40.00% 3
West Midlands -17 12 £34,500 -37.27% 2
Manchester -46 12 £26,000 -58.40% 5
Nottinghamshire +14 11 £75,000 +57.89%
Oxford -13 11 £61,250 +36.11% 2
Reading +19 10 £61,250 +2.08% 3
Essex +11 10 £55,000 - 4
Newbury +6 10 £42,500 - 2
Nottingham +4 10 £75,000 +57.89%
Leeds +18 9 £52,500 - 3
Suffolk +13 7 £40,000 -33.33% 1

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 420 (33.47%) Amazon AWS
2 371 (29.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 354 (28.21%) Microsoft
4 334 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
5 288 (22.95%) Windows
6 280 (22.31%) VMware
7 273 (21.75%) Java
8 270 (21.51%) Linux
9 248 (19.76%) Degree
10 237 (18.88%) JavaScript
11 234 (18.65%) SQL
12 211 (16.81%) DevOps
12 211 (16.81%) Data Centre
13 208 (16.57%) VMware Infrastructure
14 192 (15.30%) SQL Server
15 187 (14.90%) Web Services
16 186 (14.82%) Python
17 182 (14.50%) Software Engineering
18 177 (14.10%) ITIL
19 175 (13.94%) Finance
20 170 (13.55%) Active Directory
21 169 (13.47%) Computer Science
22 163 (12.99%) Windows Server
23 160 (12.75%) C#
24 159 (12.67%) .NET
25 152 (12.11%) CSS
26 151 (12.03%) Big Data
27 150 (11.95%) Continuous Integration
28 148 (11.79%) HTML
28 148 (11.79%) Analytical Skills

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 73 (5.82%) Elasticsearch
2 63 (5.02%) SharePoint
3 52 (4.14%) Apache
4 48 (3.82%) IIS
5 43 (3.43%) Tomcat
6 38 (3.03%) Apache Spark
7 36 (2.87%) MS Exchange
8 34 (2.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 32 (2.55%) Skype for Business
10 27 (2.15%) WebLogic
11 25 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
12 23 (1.83%) OpenStack
13 21 (1.67%) SAS
14 20 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
14 20 (1.59%) JBoss
15 17 (1.35%) nginx
16 16 (1.27%) WebSphere
17 15 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
18 11 (0.88%) Ethereum
18 11 (0.88%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 39 (3.11%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (1.51%) SPSS
4 14 (1.12%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.32%) Abaqus
5 4 (0.32%) Camtasia
6 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.16%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.16%) InVision
8 1 (0.080%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (0.72%) NetSuite
2 8 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.64%) Eloqua
2 8 (0.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.32%) Magento
5 4 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.080%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 420 (33.47%) Amazon AWS
2 371 (29.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 124 (9.88%) SaaS
4 104 (8.29%) Office 365
5 82 (6.53%) IaaS
6 74 (5.90%) PaaS
7 32 (2.55%) GitHub
8 19 (1.51%) Force.com
9 18 (1.43%) Slack
10 17 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (1.04%) Sumo Logic
12 12 (0.96%) Loggly
13 11 (0.88%) Adobe Analytics
14 10 (0.80%) iPaaS
15 8 (0.64%) G Suite
16 7 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 7 (0.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 6 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
18 5 (0.40%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 147 (11.71%) Firewall
2 89 (7.09%) LAN
2 89 (7.09%) WAN
3 86 (6.85%) TCP/IP
4 78 (6.22%) Internet
5 70 (5.58%) Network Security
6 62 (4.94%) DNS
7 52 (4.14%) VPN
8 38 (3.03%) DHCP
9 35 (2.79%) NetScaler
9 35 (2.79%) VoIP
10 34 (2.71%) SAN
11 31 (2.47%) Skype
11 31 (2.47%) Wireless
12 24 (1.91%) HTTP
13 21 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
13 21 (1.67%) SNMP
14 15 (1.20%) Modbus
15 14 (1.12%) SSL
16 13 (1.04%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (15.30%) SQL Server
2 151 (12.03%) Big Data
3 138 (11.00%) NoSQL
4 83 (6.61%) MySQL
5 70 (5.58%) MongoDB
6 62 (4.94%) Hadoop
7 48 (3.82%) Redis
8 47 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
9 36 (2.87%) Relational Database
10 35 (2.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 33 (2.63%) HBase
12 24 (1.91%) RDBMS
12 24 (1.91%) SQL Server 2016
13 23 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (1.75%) Blockchain
15 21 (1.67%) QlikView
15 21 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
16 17 (1.35%) Apache Hive
16 17 (1.35%) InfluxDB
17 14 (1.12%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 101 (8.05%) Git (software)
2 87 (6.93%) Jenkins
3 60 (4.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 42 (3.35%) Visual Studio
5 39 (3.11%) Maven
6 37 (2.95%) JUnit
6 37 (2.95%) Selenium
7 28 (2.23%) Vagrant
8 25 (1.99%) Subversion
9 18 (1.43%) JIRA
9 18 (1.43%) Travis CI
10 17 (1.35%) NUnit
10 17 (1.35%) TeamCity
11 14 (1.12%) Babel
11 14 (1.12%) webpack
12 13 (1.04%) Cucumber
12 13 (1.04%) PHPUnit
13 12 (0.96%) JMeter
14 11 (0.88%) SpecFlow
15 10 (0.80%) NetBeans
General
1 175 (13.94%) Finance
2 98 (7.81%) Retail
3 57 (4.54%) Marketing
3 57 (4.54%) Telecoms
4 41 (3.27%) Advertising
5 31 (2.47%) Billing
6 25 (1.99%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.43%) Banking
7 18 (1.43%) Publishing
8 16 (1.27%) Legal
9 15 (1.20%) Games
10 14 (1.12%) Electronics
11 9 (0.72%) Law
12 5 (0.40%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.40%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.24%) Automotive
13 3 (0.24%) Front Office
14 2 (0.16%) Back Office
14 2 (0.16%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 248 (19.76%) Architect
2 238 (18.96%) Developer
3 94 (7.49%) Analyst
4 86 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
5 77 (6.14%) Consultant
6 75 (5.98%) Java Developer
6 75 (5.98%) Senior Developer
6 75 (5.98%) Software Engineer
7 61 (4.86%) .NET Developer
8 55 (4.38%) Cloud Architect
9 51 (4.06%) Technical Architect
10 45 (3.59%) DevOps Engineer
11 44 (3.51%) Graduate
12 41 (3.27%) IT Manager
13 39 (3.11%) Account Manager
13 39 (3.11%) Cloud Engineer
13 39 (3.11%) Infrastructure Manager
13 39 (3.11%) Support Analyst
14 38 (3.03%) Enterprise Architect
14 38 (3.03%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (14.90%) Web Services
2 159 (12.67%) .NET
3 152 (12.11%) CSS
4 148 (11.79%) HTML
5 121 (9.64%) AngularJS
6 80 (6.37%) ASP.NET
7 75 (5.98%) REST
8 70 (5.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 69 (5.50%) XML
10 67 (5.34%) JSON
11 61 (4.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 57 (4.54%) HTML5
13 56 (4.46%) jQuery
14 55 (4.38%) Node.js
15 52 (4.14%) RESTful
16 42 (3.35%) CSS3
17 38 (3.03%) Spring
18 36 (2.87%) .NET Framework
18 36 (2.87%) Entity Framework
19 35 (2.79%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 211 (16.81%) Data Centre
2 169 (13.47%) Computer Science
3 148 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
4 97 (7.73%) Management Information System
5 51 (4.06%) Enterprise Software
6 47 (3.75%) Public Cloud
7 44 (3.51%) Algorithms
8 39 (3.11%) N-Tier
9 37 (2.95%) Internet of Things
10 34 (2.71%) User Experience
11 33 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
12 28 (2.23%) Digital Media
13 27 (2.15%) Client/Server
14 26 (2.07%) Data Structures
15 21 (1.67%) Enterprise Cloud
15 21 (1.67%) Private Cloud
16 19 (1.51%) Greenfield Project
17 17 (1.35%) Life Science
17 17 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
18 16 (1.27%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 288 (22.95%) Windows
2 270 (21.51%) Linux
3 163 (12.99%) Windows Server
4 71 (5.66%) Unix
5 53 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (2.71%) CentOS
8 31 (2.47%) Windows 10
9 28 (2.23%) Android
10 25 (1.99%) Ubuntu
11 24 (1.91%) Windows 7
12 21 (1.67%) Apple iOS
13 17 (1.35%) Data ONTAP
13 17 (1.35%) Debian
14 13 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
17 5 (0.40%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.40%) Mac OS X
18 3 (0.24%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (16.81%) DevOps
3 182 (14.50%) Software Engineering
4 177 (14.10%) ITIL
5 150 (11.95%) Continuous Integration
6 146 (11.63%) Analytics
7 137 (10.92%) Test Automation
8 121 (9.64%) SOA
9 112 (8.92%) Presales
10 106 (8.45%) TDD
11 101 (8.05%) MVC
12 98 (7.81%) TOGAF
13 91 (7.25%) Open Source
13 91 (7.25%) Scrum
14 88 (7.01%) Project Management
15 87 (6.93%) Mentoring
16 82 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
17 81 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
18 72 (5.74%) E-Commerce
19 71 (5.66%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 273 (21.75%) Java
2 237 (18.88%) JavaScript
3 234 (18.65%) SQL
4 186 (14.82%) Python
5 160 (12.75%) C#
6 71 (5.66%) PHP
7 70 (5.58%) C++
8 67 (5.34%) C
8 67 (5.34%) PowerShell
9 51 (4.06%) Bash Shell
10 44 (3.51%) Perl
11 39 (3.11%) Scala
12 37 (2.95%) Ruby
13 29 (2.31%) VBA
14 27 (2.15%) T-SQL
15 25 (1.99%) R
16 20 (1.59%) Apex Code
17 16 (1.27%) Go
18 15 (1.20%) TypeScript
19 14 (1.12%) ES6
Qualifications
1 248 (19.76%) Degree
2 53 (4.22%) Security Cleared
3 41 (3.27%) SC Cleared
4 40 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (2.71%) CCNA
6 34 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
7 28 (2.23%) Master's Degree
8 27 (2.15%) MCSE
9 22 (1.75%) CISM
10 21 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 18 (1.43%) CCNP
11 18 (1.43%) MCP
12 17 (1.35%) MCSA
13 15 (1.20%) CompTIA Security+
13 15 (1.20%) Security+ Certification
14 14 (1.12%) CISSP
15 13 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 12 (0.96%) PhD
17 11 (0.88%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (6.14%) QA
2 40 (3.19%) PCI DSS
3 35 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 32 (2.55%) SLA
5 10 (0.80%) COBIT
6 9 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
6 9 (0.72%) GDPR
6 9 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.56%) PMO
8 3 (0.24%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.16%) GCP
9 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.080%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.080%) PMBOK
System Software
1 208 (16.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 170 (13.55%) Active Directory
3 132 (10.52%) Docker
4 105 (8.37%) Hyper-V
5 64 (5.10%) vSphere
6 31 (2.47%) XenDesktop
7 29 (2.31%) XenApp
8 27 (2.15%) vCloud
9 26 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
10 15 (1.20%) Varnish
11 13 (1.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 11 (0.88%) KVM
12 11 (0.88%) LXC
13 9 (0.72%) HDFS
14 8 (0.64%) XenServer
15 7 (0.56%) Terminal Services
16 6 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
17 5 (0.40%) Apache Flume
17 5 (0.40%) DFS Replication
17 5 (0.40%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 70 (5.58%) Ansible
2 62 (4.94%) Puppet
3 51 (4.06%) Kubernetes
4 39 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
5 37 (2.95%) SCCM
6 20 (1.59%) Grafana
6 20 (1.59%) Nagios
7 14 (1.12%) Terraform
8 11 (0.88%) Backup Exec
9 9 (0.72%) AirWatch
10 8 (0.64%) Packer
10 8 (0.64%) ZABBIX
11 6 (0.48%) Graphite
12 5 (0.40%) Consul
12 5 (0.40%) EdgeSight
12 5 (0.40%) Icinga
12 5 (0.40%) SCOM
13 4 (0.32%) cPanel
13 4 (0.32%) Plesk
13 4 (0.32%) Salt
Vendors
1 354 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 280 (22.31%) VMware
3 106 (8.45%) Citrix
3 106 (8.45%) Oracle
4 104 (8.29%) Cisco
5 63 (5.02%) CheckPoint
6 62 (4.94%) Google
6 62 (4.94%) NetApp
6 62 (4.94%) Salesforce.com
7 44 (3.51%) Juniper
8 41 (3.27%) New Relic
9 36 (2.87%) HP
10 32 (2.55%) IBM
11 29 (2.31%) Splunk
12 28 (2.23%) Adobe
13 27 (2.15%) Red Hat
13 27 (2.15%) Tableau
14 25 (1.99%) CommVault
15 22 (1.75%) Cognizant
15 22 (1.75%) Teradata
Central London / West End
Opensauce /New Growth Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opensauce /New Growth Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and excellent benefits!
Posted: 2 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £85,000 to £130,000 per annum to £100k basic plus variable + bene
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £47530 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £77,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
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
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - circa £110,000
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 55000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + options + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
EPAM Systems
Salary: Oracle ATG Solution Architect: design, implementation
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ negotiable + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago