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

Cloud Computing
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 395 402 445
Rank change year-on-year +7 +43  
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 640 709 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.73% 0.73% 0.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.27% 6.13% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 484 566 510
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 £81,600 £80,000 £74,200
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £54,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.25% +14.73%  

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 14985 11557 9621
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.01% 11.90% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12414 9791 7798
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 25 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 25 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 +9 609 £55,000 -3.59% 100
London +25 320 £62,500 - 41
South East +10 117 £49,000 -10.90% 17
East of England +7 71 £55,000 +10.00% 11
City of London +36 37 £77,500 +10.71% 12
Cambridgeshire -3 31 £57,500 +12.19% 6
Cambridge -5 30 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Berkshire +5 27 £45,750 -8.50% 4
North West -46 27 £35,500 -23.65% 17
South West -1 25 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Hampshire +32 24 £50,000 -20.00% 4
Hertfordshire +3 24 £55,000 +18.91% 1
West Sussex -12 24 £47,500 -13.63%
Scotland +29 23 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Crawley -4 22 £47,500 -24.00%
Yorkshire +27 19 £42,500 -64.58% 4
West Midlands -14 18 £34,500 -37.27% 4
Surrey +17 17 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Oxfordshire +5 16 £70,000 +34.61% 5
Manchester -31 16 £26,000 -58.40% 10
West Yorkshire +24 15 £43,750 -63.54% 4
Glasgow +25 14 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Newbury -6 13 £42,500 - 1
Oxford +1 12 £70,000 +29.62% 4
Hatfield -6 11 £55,000 +33.33% 1
Portsmouth - 11 £50,000 - 3
Bristol -13 10 £72,500 +26.08% 2
Warwick +23 9 £34,500 -
Warwickshire +17 9 £34,500 - 1
Essex +3 9 £55,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 421 (33.52%) Amazon AWS
2 367 (29.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 353 (28.11%) Agile Software Development
4 342 (27.23%) Microsoft
5 297 (23.65%) Windows
6 295 (23.49%) Java
7 262 (20.86%) Linux
8 258 (20.54%) Degree
9 254 (20.22%) JavaScript
10 247 (19.67%) VMware
11 245 (19.51%) SQL
12 219 (17.44%) SQL Server
13 218 (17.36%) DevOps
14 193 (15.37%) Finance
15 192 (15.29%) Web Services
15 192 (15.29%) Software Engineering
16 185 (14.73%) Python
17 183 (14.57%) Data Centre
18 177 (14.09%) ITIL
19 176 (14.01%) VMware Infrastructure
20 172 (13.69%) Computer Science
21 171 (13.61%) CSS
22 167 (13.30%) Active Directory
23 166 (13.22%) Windows Server
24 159 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
25 157 (12.50%) C#
26 155 (12.34%) .NET
26 155 (12.34%) Continuous Integration
27 153 (12.18%) HTML
28 150 (11.94%) 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 (5.65%) SharePoint
2 68 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
3 47 (3.74%) Apache
4 46 (3.66%) Tomcat
5 41 (3.26%) Apache Spark
5 41 (3.26%) IIS
5 41 (3.26%) MS Exchange
6 31 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 31 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 31 (2.47%) Skype for Business
7 25 (1.99%) OpenStack
8 24 (1.91%) WebLogic
9 21 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 19 (1.51%) SAS
11 18 (1.43%) JBoss
12 17 (1.35%) nginx
12 17 (1.35%) WebSphere
13 16 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
14 11 (0.88%) Ethereum
14 11 (0.88%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 49 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (1.27%) Photoshop
3 16 (1.27%) SPSS
4 6 (0.48%) 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 (0.080%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.64%) Eloqua
2 8 (0.64%) NetSuite
2 8 (0.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.32%) Magento
5 4 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.080%) BASE24
8 1 (0.080%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 421 (33.52%) Amazon AWS
2 367 (29.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 130 (10.35%) SaaS
4 110 (8.76%) Office 365
5 80 (6.37%) IaaS
6 66 (5.25%) PaaS
7 33 (2.63%) GitHub
8 18 (1.43%) Force.com
9 15 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
10 13 (1.04%) Slack
10 13 (1.04%) Sumo Logic
11 12 (0.96%) Loggly
12 10 (0.80%) iPaaS
13 9 (0.72%) G Suite
14 8 (0.64%) Adobe Analytics
15 7 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
16 5 (0.40%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 4 (0.32%) Akamai
17 4 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 139 (11.07%) Firewall
2 92 (7.32%) TCP/IP
3 82 (6.53%) Internet
3 82 (6.53%) LAN
4 81 (6.45%) WAN
5 53 (4.22%) DNS
6 49 (3.90%) Network Security
7 48 (3.82%) VPN
8 38 (3.03%) VoIP
9 36 (2.87%) DHCP
10 35 (2.79%) NetScaler
10 35 (2.79%) SAN
11 34 (2.71%) Wireless
12 30 (2.39%) Skype
13 22 (1.75%) HTTP
14 21 (1.67%) SNMP
15 16 (1.27%) SSL
16 14 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
17 13 (1.04%) Modbus
17 13 (1.04%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 150 (11.94%) Big Data
3 137 (10.91%) NoSQL
4 73 (5.81%) MongoDB
4 73 (5.81%) MySQL
5 72 (5.73%) Hadoop
6 48 (3.82%) Redis
7 46 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
8 41 (3.26%) Relational Database
9 37 (2.95%) Apache Cassandra
10 30 (2.39%) HBase
11 24 (1.91%) SQL Server 2016
12 23 (1.83%) RDBMS
13 21 (1.67%) Blockchain
13 21 (1.67%) InfluxDB
13 21 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
14 20 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
14 20 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 19 (1.51%) QlikView
16 18 (1.43%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 106 (8.44%) Git (software)
2 89 (7.09%) Jenkins
3 65 (5.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (3.58%) Maven
5 39 (3.11%) Visual Studio
6 38 (3.03%) Selenium
7 34 (2.71%) JUnit
8 31 (2.47%) Subversion
9 24 (1.91%) Vagrant
10 22 (1.75%) JIRA
11 20 (1.59%) TeamCity
12 18 (1.43%) Cucumber
13 15 (1.19%) Babel
13 15 (1.19%) webpack
14 14 (1.11%) NUnit
14 14 (1.11%) PHPUnit
15 13 (1.04%) JMeter
15 13 (1.04%) Travis CI
16 12 (0.96%) SpecFlow
17 11 (0.88%) Eclipse
General
1 193 (15.37%) Finance
2 99 (7.88%) Retail
3 53 (4.22%) Marketing
3 53 (4.22%) Telecoms
4 42 (3.34%) Advertising
5 30 (2.39%) Manufacturing
6 28 (2.23%) Banking
7 23 (1.83%) Electronics
8 22 (1.75%) Billing
8 22 (1.75%) Publishing
9 17 (1.35%) Legal
10 16 (1.27%) Games
11 10 (0.80%) Law
12 7 (0.56%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.40%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.32%) Automotive
15 3 (0.24%) Back Office
15 3 (0.24%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.24%) Front Office
15 3 (0.24%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 261 (20.78%) Developer
2 251 (19.98%) Architect
3 95 (7.56%) Analyst
4 86 (6.85%) Java Developer
5 78 (6.21%) Solutions Architect
6 77 (6.13%) Software Engineer
7 75 (5.97%) Senior Developer
8 72 (5.73%) Consultant
9 59 (4.70%) .NET Developer
10 56 (4.46%) Cloud Architect
11 50 (3.98%) Technical Architect
12 44 (3.50%) DevOps Engineer
12 44 (3.50%) JavaScript Developer
13 43 (3.42%) Graduate
13 43 (3.42%) Infrastructure Manager
14 42 (3.34%) Support Analyst
15 40 (3.18%) Enterprise Architect
15 40 (3.18%) Software Developer
16 39 (3.11%) Systems Engineer
17 38 (3.03%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (15.29%) Web Services
2 171 (13.61%) CSS
3 155 (12.34%) .NET
4 153 (12.18%) HTML
5 134 (10.67%) AngularJS
6 91 (7.25%) ASP.NET
7 84 (6.69%) REST
8 78 (6.21%) XML
9 70 (5.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 69 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 69 (5.49%) JSON
11 67 (5.33%) Node.js
12 62 (4.94%) jQuery
13 61 (4.86%) HTML5
14 54 (4.30%) RESTful
14 54 (4.30%) Spring
15 47 (3.74%) CSS3
16 42 (3.34%) Entity Framework
17 41 (3.26%) .NET Framework
18 36 (2.87%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 183 (14.57%) Data Centre
2 172 (13.69%) Computer Science
3 159 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
4 92 (7.32%) Management Information System
5 50 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
6 45 (3.58%) Public Cloud
7 39 (3.11%) Hybrid Cloud
8 38 (3.03%) Algorithms
8 38 (3.03%) Internet of Things
9 37 (2.95%) User Experience
10 36 (2.87%) N-Tier
11 32 (2.55%) Client/Server
12 29 (2.31%) Digital Media
12 29 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
13 26 (2.07%) Private Cloud
14 25 (1.99%) Data Structures
15 20 (1.59%) Mobile App
16 18 (1.43%) Enterprise Cloud
17 17 (1.35%) Life Science
17 17 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 297 (23.65%) Windows
2 262 (20.86%) Linux
3 166 (13.22%) Windows Server
4 69 (5.49%) Unix
5 54 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (3.18%) Android
7 37 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (2.79%) CentOS
9 29 (2.31%) Apple iOS
9 29 (2.31%) Windows 10
10 25 (1.99%) Ubuntu
11 24 (1.91%) Windows 7
12 19 (1.51%) Debian
13 16 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
14 15 (1.19%) Data ONTAP
14 15 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
16 5 (0.40%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (28.11%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (17.36%) DevOps
3 192 (15.29%) Software Engineering
4 177 (14.09%) ITIL
5 155 (12.34%) Continuous Integration
6 143 (11.39%) Test Automation
7 141 (11.23%) Analytics
8 126 (10.03%) TDD
9 114 (9.08%) SOA
10 112 (8.92%) Presales
11 110 (8.76%) MVC
12 104 (8.28%) Scrum
13 95 (7.56%) Project Management
14 93 (7.40%) Open Source
14 93 (7.40%) TOGAF
15 88 (7.01%) Business Intelligence
16 79 (6.29%) Mentoring
17 78 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
18 73 (5.81%) CRM
18 73 (5.81%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 295 (23.49%) Java
2 254 (20.22%) JavaScript
3 245 (19.51%) SQL
4 185 (14.73%) Python
5 157 (12.50%) C#
6 80 (6.37%) C++
7 71 (5.65%) PowerShell
8 70 (5.57%) C
9 66 (5.25%) PHP
10 52 (4.14%) Perl
11 42 (3.34%) Bash Shell
12 38 (3.03%) Ruby
13 37 (2.95%) Scala
14 32 (2.55%) T-SQL
15 29 (2.31%) VBA
16 26 (2.07%) R
17 18 (1.43%) Apex Code
18 17 (1.35%) Go
19 16 (1.27%) Shell Script
20 15 (1.19%) ES6
Qualifications
1 258 (20.54%) Degree
2 78 (6.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 48 (3.82%) Security Cleared
4 37 (2.95%) ITIL Certification
4 37 (2.95%) SC Cleared
5 35 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (1.91%) Master's Degree
8 23 (1.83%) CISM
9 21 (1.67%) MCSE
10 19 (1.51%) CCNA
11 16 (1.27%) CISSP
11 16 (1.27%) MCSA
11 16 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 14 (1.11%) CompTIA Security+
12 14 (1.11%) MCP
12 14 (1.11%) Security+ Certification
13 13 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 10 (0.80%) CCNP
15 9 (0.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (6.21%) QA
2 39 (3.11%) PCI DSS
3 36 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (2.63%) SLA
5 12 (0.96%) GDPR
6 11 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
7 9 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 6 (0.48%) COBIT
9 4 (0.32%) PMO
10 3 (0.24%) GCP
10 3 (0.24%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.080%) IEC 62304
12 1 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.080%) PMBOK
System Software
1 176 (14.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 167 (13.30%) Active Directory
3 138 (10.99%) Docker
4 91 (7.25%) Hyper-V
5 66 (5.25%) vSphere
6 31 (2.47%) XenDesktop
7 27 (2.15%) XenApp
8 25 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
9 21 (1.67%) vCloud
10 13 (1.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 12 (0.96%) Varnish
12 11 (0.88%) HDFS
13 8 (0.64%) KVM
14 7 (0.56%) LXC
14 7 (0.56%) Terminal Services
14 7 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
15 6 (0.48%) NFS
15 6 (0.48%) XenServer
16 5 (0.40%) DFS Replication
16 5 (0.40%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 67 (5.33%) Ansible
2 63 (5.02%) Puppet
3 45 (3.58%) Kubernetes
3 45 (3.58%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (3.26%) SCCM
5 24 (1.91%) Nagios
6 15 (1.19%) Grafana
7 13 (1.04%) Terraform
8 10 (0.80%) Backup Exec
9 9 (0.72%) Consul
9 9 (0.72%) Icinga
10 8 (0.64%) AirWatch
10 8 (0.64%) Packer
10 8 (0.64%) ZABBIX
11 6 (0.48%) SCOM
12 5 (0.40%) CFEngine
12 5 (0.40%) EdgeSight
13 4 (0.32%) cPanel
13 4 (0.32%) Linux-HA
13 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 342 (27.23%) Microsoft
2 247 (19.67%) VMware
3 120 (9.55%) Oracle
4 101 (8.04%) Cisco
5 96 (7.64%) Citrix
6 56 (4.46%) CheckPoint
6 56 (4.46%) Salesforce.com
7 53 (4.22%) NetApp
8 46 (3.66%) New Relic
9 45 (3.58%) Google
10 43 (3.42%) HP
11 32 (2.55%) Juniper
12 31 (2.47%) IBM
13 30 (2.39%) Splunk
14 28 (2.23%) Adobe
14 28 (2.23%) Red Hat
15 25 (1.99%) Cognizant
15 25 (1.99%) Tableau
16 24 (1.91%) SAP
17 22 (1.75%) CommVault
East London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warwickshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £80000 per annum + Amazing benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Personal Development
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Experience Dependent
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 36 days holiday + lots more!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £60000
Posted: 2 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Analysys Mason
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £77,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £21k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago