Cloud Computing Jobs

Cloud Computing
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Cloud Computing skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Cloud Computing over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 356 395 252
Rank change year-on-year +39 -143 +97
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 779 744 2,810
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.71% 0.80% 1.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.12% 1.87% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 554 429 767
10th Percentile £31,250 £44,950 £42,521
25th Percentile £43,750 £53,750 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £67,500 £74,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% -8.78% +13.85%
75th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £93,750
90th Percentile £99,250 £102,500 £108,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% +18.18%

All Cloud Skills
UK

Cloud Computing falls under the Cloud Services category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring cloud computing skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 36,734 39,810 83,792
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 33.43% 43.05% 48.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27,324 26,970 41,396
10th Percentile £30,413 £34,248 £34,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £64,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.16% +2.40% +4.17%
75th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £102,500 £98,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.18% +4.76% +5.00%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in the UK

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Computing.

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in the UK

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Cloud Computing in the UK

Cloud Computing
Top 17 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 6 months to 25 June 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
England +16 604 £60,000 -11.11% 140
UK excluding London +70 510 £55,000 -8.33% 75
Work from Home -31 309 £57,500 -11.78% 64
London +17 218 £72,500 +3.20% 77
North of England +40 138 £55,000 -8.33% 17
South East +19 126 £57,007 -4.99% 22
Scotland +6 97 £60,000 -11.11% 9
Yorkshire +79 66 £56,500 -13.08% 4
Midlands -12 54 £55,000 -10.20% 15
North West -24 50 £55,000 -8.33% 12
South West -86 39 £60,000 -17.24% 6
West Midlands -2 30 £55,000 -15.38% 8
East of England -1 24 £60,000 +20.00% 5
East Midlands -12 24 £60,000 +26.32% 7
North East 0 22 £67,500 +41.59% 1
Wales +21 17 £41,067 +26.95% 1
Northern Ireland +33 15 - - 1

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities 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 42 (5.39%) Microsoft Exchange
2 30 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.31%) Confluence
4 16 (2.05%) IIS
5 12 (1.54%) Apache
6 11 (1.41%) Apache Spark
7 9 (1.16%) CMS
8 4 (0.51%) WordPress
9 3 (0.39%) CloudStack
10 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.26%) JBoss
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.16%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.39%) Trello
6 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.51%) Ripple
2 3 (0.39%) SAP Business One
2 3 (0.39%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 464 (59.56%) Azure
2 349 (44.80%) AWS
3 132 (16.94%) Microsoft 365
4 130 (16.69%) GCP
5 59 (7.57%) Azure DevOps
6 58 (7.45%) SaaS
7 55 (7.06%) IaaS
8 53 (6.80%) PaaS
9 49 (6.29%) Entra ID
10 44 (5.65%) Power Platform
11 32 (4.11%) Serverless
12 27 (3.47%) AWS CloudFormation
13 25 (3.21%) GitHub
14 23 (2.95%) Azure Monitor
15 22 (2.82%) OneDrive
16 20 (2.57%) PowerApps
17 17 (2.18%) Slack
18 16 (2.05%) Microsoft Purview
19 15 (1.93%) OCI
20 12 (1.54%) AWS CodeStar
Communications & Networking
1 81 (10.40%) Firewall
2 70 (8.99%) Network Security
3 59 (7.57%) WAN
4 53 (6.80%) VPN
5 44 (5.65%) LAN
6 37 (4.75%) TCP/IP
7 33 (4.24%) DNS
8 24 (3.08%) Internet
9 23 (2.95%) Wi-Fi
9 23 (2.95%) Wireless
10 20 (2.57%) MQTT
11 19 (2.44%) HTTP
12 18 (2.31%) DHCP
12 18 (2.31%) SAN
13 17 (2.18%) BGP
13 17 (2.18%) Unified Communications
13 17 (2.18%) VLAN
14 16 (2.05%) MPLS
15 14 (1.80%) Cisco ISE
16 12 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (11.94%) NoSQL
2 69 (8.86%) SQL Server
3 33 (4.24%) Big Data
4 28 (3.59%) Power BI
5 25 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (2.70%) Data Lake
8 20 (2.57%) MySQL
9 18 (2.31%) Azure SQL Database
9 18 (2.31%) Relational Database
10 15 (1.93%) Amazon RDS
10 15 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
10 15 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (1.67%) MongoDB
12 12 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.90%) Redis
15 5 (0.64%) DTS
15 5 (0.64%) MariaDB
15 5 (0.64%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 68 (8.73%) Jenkins
2 60 (7.70%) Git
3 58 (7.45%) JIRA
4 25 (3.21%) GitLab
5 17 (2.18%) Selenium
6 15 (1.93%) CircleCI
6 15 (1.93%) JUnit
7 13 (1.67%) Robot Framework
7 13 (1.67%) SonarQube
8 12 (1.54%) Terragrunt
9 9 (1.16%) Cucumber
10 7 (0.90%) JMeter
11 6 (0.77%) Visual Studio
12 5 (0.64%) Cypress.io
12 5 (0.64%) Visual Studio Code
13 4 (0.51%) Artifactory
13 4 (0.51%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.51%) TestNG
13 4 (0.51%) Travis CI
14 3 (0.39%) Subversion
General
1 313 (40.18%) Social Skills
2 186 (23.88%) Finance
3 94 (12.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 93 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (7.45%) Law
6 46 (5.91%) Public Sector
7 44 (5.65%) Legal
8 33 (4.24%) Banking
9 27 (3.47%) Telecoms
10 23 (2.95%) Presentation Skills
11 21 (2.70%) Marketing
12 20 (2.57%) Manufacturing
13 19 (2.44%) Retail
14 15 (1.93%) Aerospace
15 13 (1.67%) Automotive
16 10 (1.28%) Electronics
17 8 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (1.03%) Police
18 6 (0.77%) Financial Institution
18 6 (0.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 138 (17.72%) Senior
2 106 (13.61%) Architect
3 105 (13.48%) Developer
4 82 (10.53%) Lead
5 58 (7.45%) Software Engineer
6 44 (5.65%) Consultant
7 39 (5.01%) Cloud Engineer
8 37 (4.75%) AWS Engineer
9 34 (4.36%) AWS Software Engineer
9 34 (4.36%) Solutions Architect
10 31 (3.98%) IT Manager
11 30 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
11 30 (3.85%) Service Manager
12 29 (3.72%) Analyst
12 29 (3.72%) Technical Manager
13 28 (3.59%) Security Engineer
14 27 (3.47%) Senior Developer
15 24 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 24 (3.08%) Systems Engineer
15 24 (3.08%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (8.86%) .NET
2 44 (5.65%) HTML
3 35 (4.49%) React
4 34 (4.36%) Node.js
5 27 (3.47%) CSS
5 27 (3.47%) Kafka
6 26 (3.34%) AngularJS
6 26 (3.34%) RESTful
7 23 (2.95%) Web Services
8 21 (2.70%) Vue
9 18 (2.31%) Spring
10 17 (2.18%) .NET Core
11 16 (2.05%) Laravel
11 16 (2.05%) XML
12 14 (1.80%) ARM Templates
12 14 (1.80%) PyTorch
12 14 (1.80%) REST
13 13 (1.67%) Entity Framework
13 13 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
13 13 (1.67%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 62 (7.96%) Management Information System
2 51 (6.55%) IoT
3 50 (6.42%) Algorithms
4 47 (6.03%) Public Cloud
5 46 (5.91%) Data Centre
6 45 (5.78%) Product Ownership
7 39 (5.01%) Onboarding
8 31 (3.98%) Cloud Native
9 29 (3.72%) Hybrid Cloud
10 24 (3.08%) Mobile App
11 18 (2.31%) Distributed Systems
12 17 (2.18%) PKI
12 17 (2.18%) Private Cloud
13 15 (1.93%) Clustering
13 15 (1.93%) Linux Command Line
14 12 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
15 10 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
15 10 (1.28%) NHS
15 10 (1.28%) Security Posture
16 9 (1.16%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 125 (16.05%) Windows
2 93 (11.94%) Linux
3 60 (7.70%) Windows Server
4 18 (2.31%) Android
5 17 (2.18%) Windows Server 2016
6 16 (2.05%) Unix
6 16 (2.05%) Windows 10
7 12 (1.54%) Ubuntu
8 11 (1.41%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.03%) CentOS
9 8 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.90%) Debian
11 6 (0.77%) Windows Server 2019
12 5 (0.64%) Kali Linux
12 5 (0.64%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.39%) SUSE
13 3 (0.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.39%) VMS
13 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (35.17%) Problem-Solving
2 214 (27.47%) DevOps
3 209 (26.83%) Agile
4 170 (21.82%) CI/CD
5 140 (17.97%) Computer Science
6 139 (17.84%) Cybersecurity
7 132 (16.94%) Artificial Intelligence
8 122 (15.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 122 (15.66%) Software Engineering
9 119 (15.28%) Machine Learning
10 98 (12.58%) Roadmaps
11 88 (11.30%) Infrastructure as Code
12 87 (11.17%) Analytics
12 87 (11.17%) Containerisation
12 87 (11.17%) Project Management
13 85 (10.91%) Microservices
14 83 (10.65%) Mentoring
15 74 (9.50%) Risk Management
16 73 (9.37%) ITIL
17 64 (8.22%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 213 (27.34%) Python
2 181 (23.23%) SQL
3 80 (10.27%) JavaScript
4 75 (9.63%) Java
5 72 (9.24%) PowerShell
6 69 (8.86%) C#
7 42 (5.39%) Bash
8 23 (2.95%) TypeScript
9 20 (2.57%) PHP
10 16 (2.05%) C++
11 15 (1.93%) Bicep
12 13 (1.67%) Ruby
13 11 (1.41%) C
13 11 (1.41%) Go
14 8 (1.03%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.90%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.77%) Rust
17 4 (0.51%) Perl
17 4 (0.51%) R
17 4 (0.51%) sed
Qualifications
1 172 (22.08%) Degree
2 89 (11.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 87 (11.17%) Security Cleared
4 68 (8.73%) Azure Certification
5 62 (7.96%) SC Cleared
6 53 (6.80%) Master's Degree
7 38 (4.88%) CISSP
8 36 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (4.24%) AWS Certification
10 30 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
11 26 (3.34%) CCNA
12 24 (3.08%) PhD
13 20 (2.57%) CCNP
14 16 (2.05%) CEH
15 14 (1.80%) MCSA
16 12 (1.54%) DBS Check
17 11 (1.41%) (ISC)2 CCSP
18 10 (1.28%) CCSP
18 10 (1.28%) CISM
18 10 (1.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (9.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (5.01%) Cyber Essentials
3 29 (3.72%) GDPR
4 24 (3.08%) QA
5 23 (2.95%) NIST
6 22 (2.82%) SLA
7 21 (2.70%) PCI DSS
8 18 (2.31%) Data Quality
9 11 (1.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 10 (1.28%) NCSC
11 8 (1.03%) PSD2
12 6 (0.77%) Accessibility
12 6 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 4 (0.51%) ISO 9001
14 3 (0.39%) GRC
14 3 (0.39%) PMO
14 3 (0.39%) WCAG
15 2 (0.26%) COBIT
15 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 2 (0.26%) SOC 2
System Software
1 110 (14.12%) Docker
2 94 (12.07%) Active Directory
3 43 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (3.72%) Hyper-V
5 14 (1.80%) VMware NSX
6 11 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (1.16%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (0.90%) Firmware
9 3 (0.39%) Ceph
9 3 (0.39%) Gluster
9 3 (0.39%) KVM
9 3 (0.39%) oVirt
9 3 (0.39%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.26%) Kamailio
11 1 (0.13%) NFS
11 1 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 132 (16.94%) Kubernetes
2 73 (9.37%) Terraform
3 59 (7.57%) Microsoft Intune
4 50 (6.42%) Ansible
5 17 (2.18%) Grafana
5 17 (2.18%) Prometheus
6 10 (1.28%) Kibana
6 10 (1.28%) SCOM
7 9 (1.16%) Nmap
7 9 (1.16%) Puppet
7 9 (1.16%) SCCM
8 7 (0.90%) Nessus
8 7 (0.90%) Single Sign-On
9 6 (0.77%) Progress Chef
9 6 (0.77%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.64%) Suricata
11 3 (0.39%) Graylog
11 3 (0.39%) HP Fortify
11 3 (0.39%) logstash
11 3 (0.39%) Nagios
Vendors
1 265 (34.02%) Microsoft
2 71 (9.11%) VMware
3 70 (8.99%) Google
4 63 (8.09%) Cisco
5 43 (5.52%) Databricks
6 26 (3.34%) ServiceNow
6 26 (3.34%) Splunk
7 24 (3.08%) Fortinet
8 23 (2.95%) SolarWinds
9 18 (2.31%) Oracle
9 18 (2.31%) Palo Alto
10 17 (2.18%) SAP
11 14 (1.80%) Citrix
11 14 (1.80%) Juniper
12 12 (1.54%) Black Duck
13 11 (1.41%) HP
13 11 (1.41%) Red Hat
14 10 (1.28%) CheckPoint
14 10 (1.28%) Informatica
15 9 (1.16%) Qualys