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

Cloud Computing
UK
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 372 392 446
Rank change year-on-year +20 +54  
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 661 783 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.77% 0.75% 0.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.89% 6.56% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 497 590 550
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £51,980 £48,000
% change year-on-year -8.61% +8.29%  

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 13529 11941 9587
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.69% 11.48% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11244 10053 7676
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
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 25 April 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 April 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 +19 637 £55,000 - 73
London +73 373 £62,500 +4.16% 34
South East +27 95 £44,500 -19.09% 12
East of England -4 67 £50,000 - 5
City of London +68 64 £77,500 +10.71% 7
Berkshire +39 34 £53,750 -17.30% 3
Cambridgeshire -4 34 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Cambridge -6 34 £50,000 +2.56% 3
East Midlands +18 27 £42,500 +6.25% 3
South West +19 25 £43,750 -7.89% 5
Yorkshire +30 24 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Hertfordshire +7 19 £26,000 -51.17% 1
West Yorkshire +20 15 £47,000 +4.44% 8
North West -52 15 £45,000 -6.25% 2
Surrey +35 14 £27,500 -50.00% 4
Reading +32 14 £63,750 -5.55% 1
Hampshire +18 14 £42,500 +2.40% 1
Nottinghamshire +2 14 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Nottingham +8 13 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Bristol -1 13 £47,500 -17.39% 3
Newbury +26 12 £42,500 +6.25%
Scotland +13 12 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Crawley -14 12 £44,000 -20.00% 1
West Sussex -21 12 £44,000 -23.47% 1
Manchester -32 12 £35,000 -44.00% 1
Leeds +19 10 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Kingston Upon Thames +10 9 £25,000 -41.17%
Essex +10 9 £55,000 +69.23%
West Midlands +1 9 £37,750 -31.36% 2
North Yorkshire +18 8 £50,000 +11.11%

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 417 (33.04%) Amazon AWS
2 369 (29.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 346 (27.42%) Microsoft
4 331 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
5 296 (23.45%) VMware
6 276 (21.87%) Windows
7 262 (20.76%) Linux
8 258 (20.44%) Degree
9 246 (19.49%) Java
10 240 (19.02%) Data Centre
11 227 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
12 218 (17.27%) SQL
13 215 (17.04%) JavaScript
14 214 (16.96%) DevOps
15 192 (15.21%) Finance
16 187 (14.82%) Python
17 179 (14.18%) Software Engineering
18 172 (13.63%) ITIL
19 171 (13.55%) Computer Science
20 164 (13.00%) Web Services
20 164 (13.00%) Active Directory
21 159 (12.60%) C#
22 157 (12.44%) Big Data
23 155 (12.28%) SQL Server
24 149 (11.81%) .NET
25 146 (11.57%) Windows Server
26 144 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
27 137 (10.86%) Analytics
27 137 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
28 136 (10.78%) Firewall

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 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
2 57 (4.52%) SharePoint
3 52 (4.12%) Apache
4 45 (3.57%) IIS
5 42 (3.33%) MS Exchange
6 38 (3.01%) Apache Spark
7 35 (2.77%) Skype for Business
7 35 (2.77%) Tomcat
8 32 (2.54%) OpenStack
9 28 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 23 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
10 23 (1.82%) WebLogic
11 22 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
12 20 (1.58%) JBoss
13 17 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
13 17 (1.35%) nginx
13 17 (1.35%) SAS
14 13 (1.03%) WebSphere
15 11 (0.87%) Apache Solr
16 10 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 38 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (1.19%) SPSS
4 10 (0.79%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.32%) Camtasia
7 3 (0.24%) Abaqus
8 2 (0.16%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (0.87%) NetSuite
2 8 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 7 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.55%) Eloqua
4 5 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.32%) Magento
6 2 (0.16%) CA PPM
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.16%) Primavera
6 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.079%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.079%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 417 (33.04%) Amazon AWS
2 369 (29.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 115 (9.11%) SaaS
4 100 (7.92%) Office 365
5 80 (6.34%) IaaS
6 75 (5.94%) PaaS
7 32 (2.54%) GitHub
8 31 (2.46%) Force.com
9 23 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
10 20 (1.58%) Slack
11 12 (0.95%) Loggly
11 12 (0.95%) Sumo Logic
12 10 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
12 10 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 10 (0.79%) iPaaS
13 9 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
14 8 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
15 7 (0.55%) Amazon S3
16 6 (0.48%) G Suite
16 6 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 136 (10.78%) Firewall
2 84 (6.66%) LAN
3 82 (6.50%) WAN
4 81 (6.42%) Network Security
5 78 (6.18%) TCP/IP
6 71 (5.63%) Internet
7 62 (4.91%) DNS
8 55 (4.36%) VPN
9 35 (2.77%) DHCP
10 34 (2.69%) NetScaler
11 32 (2.54%) SAN
12 30 (2.38%) Skype
13 27 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
13 27 (2.14%) Wireless
14 25 (1.98%) VoIP
15 20 (1.58%) HTTP
16 17 (1.35%) SNMP
17 15 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
18 12 (0.95%) AMQP
18 12 (0.95%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (12.44%) Big Data
2 155 (12.28%) SQL Server
3 121 (9.59%) NoSQL
4 81 (6.42%) MySQL
5 66 (5.23%) MongoDB
6 52 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
7 51 (4.04%) Hadoop
8 41 (3.25%) Redis
9 36 (2.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 31 (2.46%) HBase
11 30 (2.38%) Relational Database
12 24 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
13 22 (1.74%) Blockchain
13 22 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
14 21 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (1.43%) QlikView
15 18 (1.43%) RDBMS
16 15 (1.19%) Apache Hive
17 14 (1.11%) OLTP
18 12 (0.95%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 91 (7.21%) Git (software)
2 84 (6.66%) Jenkins
3 54 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 44 (3.49%) JUnit
5 41 (3.25%) Selenium
6 38 (3.01%) Maven
6 38 (3.01%) Visual Studio
7 34 (2.69%) NUnit
8 28 (2.22%) Vagrant
9 24 (1.90%) Subversion
10 21 (1.66%) JIRA
11 20 (1.58%) Travis CI
12 15 (1.19%) MSTest
13 14 (1.11%) TeamCity
14 13 (1.03%) PHPUnit
15 12 (0.95%) Cucumber
15 12 (0.95%) JMeter
16 11 (0.87%) SpecFlow
17 10 (0.79%) Babel
17 10 (0.79%) webpack
General
1 192 (15.21%) Finance
2 82 (6.50%) Telecoms
3 79 (6.26%) Retail
4 67 (5.31%) Marketing
5 43 (3.41%) Billing
6 42 (3.33%) Advertising
7 22 (1.74%) Banking
8 20 (1.58%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.19%) Electronics
9 15 (1.19%) Publishing
10 14 (1.11%) Legal
11 10 (0.79%) Games
12 5 (0.40%) Law
12 5 (0.40%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.40%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.24%) Automotive
14 2 (0.16%) Back Office
14 2 (0.16%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.16%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 248 (19.65%) Architect
2 228 (18.07%) Developer
3 91 (7.21%) Solutions Architect
4 90 (7.13%) Analyst
5 80 (6.34%) Senior Developer
6 72 (5.71%) Consultant
7 69 (5.47%) Java Developer
8 64 (5.07%) Software Engineer
9 59 (4.68%) .NET Developer
10 53 (4.20%) Cloud Architect
11 49 (3.88%) Cloud Engineer
12 48 (3.80%) Technical Architect
13 47 (3.72%) DevOps Engineer
14 43 (3.41%) Administrator
14 43 (3.41%) Infrastructure Architect
15 42 (3.33%) Account Manager
16 41 (3.25%) Graduate
17 36 (2.85%) C# Developer
17 36 (2.85%) IT Manager
17 36 (2.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (13.00%) Web Services
2 149 (11.81%) .NET
3 128 (10.14%) HTML
4 127 (10.06%) CSS
5 112 (8.87%) AngularJS
6 70 (5.55%) ASP.NET
7 66 (5.23%) JSON
7 66 (5.23%) REST
8 62 (4.91%) XML
9 61 (4.83%) jQuery
10 56 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 54 (4.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 46 (3.65%) RESTful
13 43 (3.41%) Node.js
14 42 (3.33%) HTML5
15 40 (3.17%) WPF
16 36 (2.85%) WCF
17 34 (2.69%) LAMP
17 34 (2.69%) WebSockets
18 32 (2.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 240 (19.02%) Data Centre
2 171 (13.55%) Computer Science
3 137 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
4 90 (7.13%) Management Information System
5 49 (3.88%) Public Cloud
6 48 (3.80%) Algorithms
7 41 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
8 37 (2.93%) N-Tier
9 36 (2.85%) User Experience
10 33 (2.61%) Internet of Things
11 27 (2.14%) Client/Server
12 26 (2.06%) Data Structures
13 25 (1.98%) Digital Media
14 23 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
15 21 (1.66%) Enterprise Cloud
16 20 (1.58%) Private Cloud
17 15 (1.19%) Fintech
18 14 (1.11%) HP Storage
18 14 (1.11%) Life Science
18 14 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 276 (21.87%) Windows
2 262 (20.76%) Linux
3 146 (11.57%) Windows Server
4 66 (5.23%) Unix
5 57 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (2.93%) CentOS
8 31 (2.46%) Windows 10
9 24 (1.90%) Ubuntu
10 22 (1.74%) Windows 7
11 18 (1.43%) Data ONTAP
12 16 (1.27%) Android
12 16 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (1.11%) Apple iOS
13 14 (1.11%) Debian
14 6 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.40%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.40%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (16.96%) DevOps
3 179 (14.18%) Software Engineering
4 172 (13.63%) ITIL
5 144 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
6 137 (10.86%) Analytics
7 114 (9.03%) Presales
7 114 (9.03%) SOA
8 100 (7.92%) TDD
9 97 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 94 (7.45%) Open Source
11 93 (7.37%) MVC
11 93 (7.37%) TOGAF
12 90 (7.13%) Stakeholder Management
13 88 (6.97%) Scrum
14 84 (6.66%) Project Management
15 83 (6.58%) CRM
16 81 (6.42%) OO
17 74 (5.86%) Business Intelligence
18 70 (5.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 246 (19.49%) Java
2 218 (17.27%) SQL
3 215 (17.04%) JavaScript
4 187 (14.82%) Python
5 159 (12.60%) C#
6 75 (5.94%) PHP
7 70 (5.55%) PowerShell
8 63 (4.99%) Bash Shell
9 59 (4.68%) C++
10 55 (4.36%) C
11 44 (3.49%) Perl
11 44 (3.49%) Scala
12 42 (3.33%) Ruby
13 30 (2.38%) Apex Code
14 29 (2.30%) VBA
15 25 (1.98%) T-SQL
16 19 (1.51%) R
16 19 (1.51%) TypeScript
17 11 (0.87%) Go
18 10 (0.79%) ES6
Qualifications
1 258 (20.44%) Degree
2 55 (4.36%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (4.28%) Security Cleared
4 46 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 44 (3.49%) CCNA
6 41 (3.25%) SC Cleared
7 36 (2.85%) MCSE
8 29 (2.30%) CCNP
9 24 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
10 23 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 22 (1.74%) CISM
11 22 (1.74%) MCP
12 18 (1.43%) MCSA
13 16 (1.27%) CCSA
13 16 (1.27%) PhD
14 15 (1.19%) CompTIA Security+
14 15 (1.19%) Security+ Certification
15 14 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 13 (1.03%) CCIE
16 13 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.47%) QA
2 38 (3.01%) SLA
3 33 (2.61%) PCI DSS
4 28 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.87%) COBIT
5 11 (0.87%) PMO
6 8 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (0.48%) GDPR
8 5 (0.40%) GCP
9 2 (0.16%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.079%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.079%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.079%) SDET
System Software
1 227 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 164 (13.00%) Active Directory
3 120 (9.51%) Hyper-V
4 118 (9.35%) Docker
5 61 (4.83%) vSphere
6 33 (2.61%) XenApp
6 33 (2.61%) XenDesktop
7 29 (2.30%) vCloud
8 22 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
9 17 (1.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 15 (1.19%) Varnish
11 11 (0.87%) KVM
11 11 (0.87%) LXC
12 10 (0.79%) XenServer
13 9 (0.71%) HDFS
14 7 (0.55%) Terminal Services
15 5 (0.40%) DFS Replication
15 5 (0.40%) MetaFrame
15 5 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
16 4 (0.32%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 67 (5.31%) Ansible
2 65 (5.15%) Puppet
3 44 (3.49%) Kubernetes
3 44 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (2.22%) SCCM
5 21 (1.66%) Grafana
6 16 (1.27%) Nagios
7 12 (0.95%) Terraform
8 11 (0.87%) Backup Exec
9 9 (0.71%) AirWatch
9 9 (0.71%) SCOM
9 9 (0.71%) ZABBIX
10 7 (0.55%) Graphite
10 7 (0.55%) Packer
11 5 (0.40%) EdgeSight
12 4 (0.32%) cPanel
12 4 (0.32%) Graylog
12 4 (0.32%) HAProxy
12 4 (0.32%) Oozie
12 4 (0.32%) Salt
Vendors
1 346 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 296 (23.45%) VMware
3 115 (9.11%) Citrix
4 111 (8.80%) Cisco
5 89 (7.05%) Oracle
6 73 (5.78%) Google
7 72 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
8 63 (4.99%) CheckPoint
9 62 (4.91%) NetApp
10 54 (4.28%) Juniper
11 36 (2.85%) IBM
12 34 (2.69%) HP
13 33 (2.61%) New Relic
14 26 (2.06%) CommVault
15 25 (1.98%) Splunk
16 24 (1.90%) Red Hat
16 24 (1.90%) Tableau
17 22 (1.74%) EMC
18 21 (1.66%) Adobe
19 19 (1.51%) Cognizant
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 20% bonus, pension, healthcare etc.
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Inspire Corporation Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Inspire Corporation Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45k+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens and Bonuses
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 58 minutes ago
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: 23 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MaxAd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee, Angus
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + health, dental, pension & flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + pension, health, dental & flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 36 days holiday + lots more!
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent Salary and Benefits packag
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 51000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: to 50,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowence and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago