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

Cloud Computing
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 387 421 471
Rank change year-on-year +34 +50  
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 623 741 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.73% 0.71% 0.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.97% 6.33% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 443 557 494
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £81,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

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 12535 11697 9038
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 14.71% 11.25% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10462 9816 7185
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,764 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £78,500
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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +29 597 £57,500 +4.54% 86
London +63 345 £65,000 +13.04% 40
South East +22 94 £45,000 -18.18% 18
City of London +61 62 £75,000 +11.11% 9
East of England -17 48 £50,000 - 7
Berkshire +51 34 £55,000 -31.25% 5
East Midlands +21 34 £42,500 +29.77% 4
Cambridgeshire +2 28 £50,000 +13.63% 5
Cambridge 0 27 £50,000 +11.11% 5
South West +34 21 £48,750 -11.36% 4
Yorkshire +19 21 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Surrey +43 18 £50,000 -9.09% 5
West Midlands +24 17 £40,000 -17.94% 2
Hampshire +13 17 £39,500 -16.84% 3
Nottinghamshire +10 17 £51,250 +56.48% 3
Nottingham +5 16 £60,000 +83.20% 2
Hertfordshire -1 16 £26,000 -51.85% 1
North West -38 16 £42,500 -6.07% 7
Bristol +14 15 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Reading +37 13 £63,750 -15.00% 1
Scotland +24 12 £60,000 +41.17% 4
West Yorkshire +18 11 £47,000 +4.44% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +13 11 £43,125 -9.21%
Manchester -44 11 £42,500 -20.93% 6
Buckinghamshire +19 10 £70,000 -5.72%
High Wycombe +15 9 £70,000 -6.66%
Leeds +11 9 £53,750 +19.44% 2
Leicestershire - 9 £42,500 -
Leicester - 9 £42,500 -
Birmingham +8 8 £51,500 -6.36% 1

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 410 (33.44%) Amazon AWS
2 349 (28.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 342 (27.90%) Microsoft
4 332 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
5 291 (23.74%) VMware
6 271 (22.10%) Windows
7 261 (21.29%) Degree
8 256 (20.88%) Linux
9 231 (18.84%) Java
9 231 (18.84%) Data Centre
10 230 (18.76%) VMware Infrastructure
11 213 (17.37%) Finance
12 212 (17.29%) SQL
13 187 (15.25%) DevOps
14 186 (15.17%) Computer Science
15 182 (14.85%) Software Engineering
16 180 (14.68%) JavaScript
17 179 (14.60%) Big Data
18 176 (14.36%) Python
19 173 (14.11%) Active Directory
20 168 (13.70%) ITIL
21 167 (13.62%) C#
22 157 (12.81%) .NET
23 147 (11.99%) MS Excel
24 145 (11.83%) Analytics
25 141 (11.50%) SQL Server
25 141 (11.50%) Web Services
26 132 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
27 129 (10.52%) Windows Server
28 125 (10.20%) Presales

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 65 (5.30%) Elasticsearch
2 58 (4.73%) SharePoint
3 50 (4.08%) Apache
4 45 (3.67%) Apache Spark
5 44 (3.59%) IIS
6 38 (3.10%) MS Exchange
7 34 (2.77%) Tomcat
8 29 (2.37%) OpenStack
8 29 (2.37%) Skype for Business
9 22 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 21 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 20 (1.63%) WebLogic
12 19 (1.55%) JBoss
13 18 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
14 16 (1.31%) SAS
15 15 (1.22%) WebSphere
16 14 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
17 11 (0.90%) Apache Solr
18 10 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
19 9 (0.73%) nginx
Applications
1 147 (11.99%) MS Excel
2 40 (3.26%) MS Office
3 14 (1.14%) SPSS
4 7 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.49%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.33%) Camtasia
6 4 (0.33%) MS Project
7 2 (0.16%) Abaqus
7 2 (0.16%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.082%) Maya
8 1 (0.082%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.082%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.082%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.082%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (0.82%) NetSuite
1 10 (0.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.41%) Eloqua
2 5 (0.41%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.24%) Magento
3 3 (0.24%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.16%) CA PPM
4 2 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.16%) Primavera
4 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.082%) Summit
5 1 (0.082%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 410 (33.44%) Amazon AWS
2 349 (28.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 105 (8.56%) SaaS
4 102 (8.32%) Office 365
5 76 (6.20%) PaaS
6 75 (6.12%) IaaS
7 34 (2.77%) Google Cloud Platform
8 33 (2.69%) Force.com
9 30 (2.45%) GitHub
10 18 (1.47%) Slack
11 14 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
12 10 (0.82%) Amazon S3
12 10 (0.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 10 (0.82%) iPaaS
13 9 (0.73%) Sumo Logic
14 8 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
15 7 (0.57%) Google App Engine
16 6 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
16 6 (0.49%) SoftLayer
16 6 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 114 (9.30%) Firewall
2 85 (6.93%) Network Security
3 74 (6.04%) TCP/IP
4 69 (5.63%) WAN
5 67 (5.46%) DNS
6 66 (5.38%) LAN
7 61 (4.98%) Internet
8 48 (3.92%) VPN
9 38 (3.10%) DHCP
10 30 (2.45%) SAN
11 28 (2.28%) Cisco ASA
11 28 (2.28%) NetScaler
12 24 (1.96%) HTTP
12 24 (1.96%) Skype
13 19 (1.55%) Wireless
14 17 (1.39%) VoIP
15 16 (1.31%) Cisco Nexus
16 12 (0.98%) AMQP
16 12 (0.98%) Unified Communications
17 11 (0.90%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (14.60%) Big Data
2 141 (11.50%) SQL Server
3 110 (8.97%) NoSQL
4 84 (6.85%) MySQL
5 60 (4.89%) MongoDB
6 49 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
7 47 (3.83%) Hadoop
8 37 (3.02%) Apache Cassandra
9 34 (2.77%) HBase
10 29 (2.37%) Relational Database
11 26 (2.12%) Redis
12 22 (1.79%) Blockchain
13 19 (1.55%) Apache Hive
13 19 (1.55%) SQL Server 2016
14 17 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (1.31%) RDBMS
16 14 (1.14%) OLTP
16 14 (1.14%) QlikView
17 12 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 80 (6.53%) Git (software)
2 69 (5.63%) Jenkins
3 51 (4.16%) NUnit
4 48 (3.92%) JUnit
5 44 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (2.61%) Maven
6 32 (2.61%) Selenium
7 31 (2.53%) Visual Studio
8 24 (1.96%) JIRA
9 22 (1.79%) Subversion
9 22 (1.79%) Vagrant
10 20 (1.63%) MSTest
10 20 (1.63%) Travis CI
11 15 (1.22%) TeamCity
12 9 (0.73%) HP UFT
12 9 (0.73%) Hudson
12 9 (0.73%) JMeter
12 9 (0.73%) NetBeans
12 9 (0.73%) Rational DOORS
12 9 (0.73%) WATIR
General
1 213 (17.37%) Finance
2 85 (6.93%) Telecoms
3 72 (5.87%) Marketing
4 68 (5.55%) Retail
5 44 (3.59%) Advertising
6 41 (3.34%) Billing
7 28 (2.28%) Banking
8 20 (1.63%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.47%) Electronics
10 10 (0.82%) Legal
11 9 (0.73%) Games
11 9 (0.73%) Publishing
12 5 (0.41%) Law
12 5 (0.41%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.41%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.24%) Automotive
14 2 (0.16%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.16%) French Language
14 2 (0.16%) German Language
14 2 (0.16%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 237 (19.33%) Architect
2 220 (17.94%) Developer
3 86 (7.01%) Analyst
4 81 (6.61%) Solutions Architect
5 76 (6.20%) Senior Developer
6 67 (5.46%) Java Developer
6 67 (5.46%) Software Engineer
7 64 (5.22%) Consultant
8 61 (4.98%) .NET Developer
9 53 (4.32%) Technical Architect
10 51 (4.16%) Cloud Architect
11 50 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
12 47 (3.83%) Cloud Engineer
13 45 (3.67%) C# Developer
14 44 (3.59%) DevOps Engineer
15 42 (3.43%) Administrator
16 40 (3.26%) Account Manager
17 38 (3.10%) Senior .NET Developer
18 37 (3.02%) Lead Developer
18 37 (3.02%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (12.81%) .NET
2 141 (11.50%) Web Services
3 112 (9.14%) HTML
4 102 (8.32%) AngularJS
4 102 (8.32%) CSS
5 63 (5.14%) ASP.NET
6 61 (4.98%) REST
7 59 (4.81%) jQuery
8 56 (4.57%) JSON
9 47 (3.83%) ASP.NET Web API
9 47 (3.83%) XML
10 44 (3.59%) WPF
11 42 (3.43%) WCF
12 37 (3.02%) RESTful
13 35 (2.85%) Spring
13 35 (2.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 34 (2.77%) HTML5
15 33 (2.69%) LAMP
16 28 (2.28%) Node.js
16 28 (2.28%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 231 (18.84%) Data Centre
2 186 (15.17%) Computer Science
3 132 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
4 76 (6.20%) Management Information System
5 51 (4.16%) Algorithms
5 51 (4.16%) Public Cloud
6 43 (3.51%) User Experience
7 36 (2.94%) N-Tier
8 32 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
9 31 (2.53%) Data Structures
10 26 (2.12%) Internet of Things
11 23 (1.88%) Xbox
12 21 (1.71%) Client/Server
12 21 (1.71%) Enterprise Cloud
13 18 (1.47%) Virtual Team
14 17 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
15 16 (1.31%) Clustering
16 15 (1.22%) Digital Media
16 15 (1.22%) Fintech
17 13 (1.06%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 271 (22.10%) Windows
2 256 (20.88%) Linux
3 129 (10.52%) Windows Server
4 60 (4.89%) Unix
5 56 (4.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (3.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (2.53%) Windows 10
8 30 (2.45%) Ubuntu
9 27 (2.20%) CentOS
10 22 (1.79%) Windows 7
11 18 (1.47%) Data ONTAP
11 18 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (1.06%) Apple iOS
13 11 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (0.82%) Android
15 7 (0.57%) Debian
16 5 (0.41%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.24%) AIX
17 3 (0.24%) MVS
18 2 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (15.25%) DevOps
3 182 (14.85%) Software Engineering
4 168 (13.70%) ITIL
5 145 (11.83%) Analytics
6 125 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
6 125 (10.20%) Presales
7 112 (9.14%) SOA
8 98 (7.99%) Mentoring
8 98 (7.99%) Open Source
9 93 (7.59%) MVC
10 90 (7.34%) OO
10 90 (7.34%) TDD
11 89 (7.26%) Scrum
11 89 (7.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 88 (7.18%) Project Management
13 76 (6.20%) CRM
14 75 (6.12%) TOGAF
15 69 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
16 68 (5.55%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 231 (18.84%) Java
2 212 (17.29%) SQL
3 180 (14.68%) JavaScript
4 176 (14.36%) Python
5 167 (13.62%) C#
6 67 (5.46%) PowerShell
7 66 (5.38%) PHP
8 59 (4.81%) Bash Shell
9 55 (4.49%) Scala
10 49 (4.00%) C++
11 46 (3.75%) Perl
12 43 (3.51%) Ruby
13 41 (3.34%) C
14 33 (2.69%) Apex Code
15 27 (2.20%) TypeScript
16 22 (1.79%) VBA
17 20 (1.63%) R
17 20 (1.63%) T-SQL
18 10 (0.82%) Bourne shell
18 10 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 261 (21.29%) Degree
2 59 (4.81%) Security Cleared
3 55 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 43 (3.51%) CCNA
6 40 (3.26%) MCSE
7 39 (3.18%) SC Cleared
8 31 (2.53%) CCNP
9 27 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 25 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
11 22 (1.79%) CISM
11 22 (1.79%) MCP
12 17 (1.39%) MCSA
12 17 (1.39%) PhD
13 16 (1.31%) CCSA
13 16 (1.31%) Citrix Certification
14 15 (1.22%) CompTIA Security+
14 15 (1.22%) Security+ Certification
15 14 (1.14%) CCIE
16 13 (1.06%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (5.14%) QA
2 38 (3.10%) SLA
3 29 (2.37%) PCI DSS
4 28 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.90%) GCP
5 11 (0.90%) PMO
6 10 (0.82%) COBIT
7 7 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.33%) GDPR
9 3 (0.24%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.16%) GPG13
10 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.082%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.082%) SDET
System Software
1 230 (18.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 173 (14.11%) Active Directory
3 116 (9.46%) Hyper-V
4 102 (8.32%) Docker
5 63 (5.14%) vSphere
6 34 (2.77%) vCloud
7 32 (2.61%) XenApp
8 30 (2.45%) XenDesktop
9 20 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
10 15 (1.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 13 (1.06%) Varnish
12 12 (0.98%) HDFS
12 12 (0.98%) LXC
12 12 (0.98%) Terminal Services
13 11 (0.90%) KVM
13 11 (0.90%) XenServer
14 6 (0.49%) Xen
15 5 (0.41%) DFS Replication
15 5 (0.41%) Squid
15 5 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 67 (5.46%) Puppet
2 61 (4.98%) Ansible
3 45 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (3.34%) Kubernetes
5 26 (2.12%) SCCM
6 13 (1.06%) Grafana
7 12 (0.98%) Terraform
8 11 (0.90%) Backup Exec
8 11 (0.90%) Nagios
9 10 (0.82%) SCOM
10 9 (0.73%) AirWatch
11 7 (0.57%) Graphite
12 6 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (0.49%) Packer
13 5 (0.41%) EdgeSight
13 5 (0.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 5 (0.41%) ZABBIX
14 4 (0.33%) HAProxy
14 4 (0.33%) HP Fortify
14 4 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 342 (27.90%) Microsoft
2 291 (23.74%) VMware
3 111 (9.05%) Cisco
4 108 (8.81%) Citrix
5 92 (7.50%) Google
6 70 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
7 69 (5.63%) Oracle
8 55 (4.49%) CheckPoint
8 55 (4.49%) NetApp
9 49 (4.00%) Juniper
10 44 (3.59%) HP
11 29 (2.37%) IBM
12 27 (2.20%) Red Hat
13 24 (1.96%) New Relic
14 22 (1.79%) CommVault
14 22 (1.79%) EMC
15 21 (1.71%) Cognizant
15 21 (1.71%) Splunk
16 20 (1.63%) Dell
16 20 (1.63%) Tableau
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intec Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bens and Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45k+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £110,000 per annum to £100k basic plus variable + bene
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Posted: Yesterday
Esher, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee, Angus
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
JM
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + OTE + Full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £999,999 per annum 75000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago