Period
to 3 April 2020

The median annual salary for a Cloud Consultant was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Consultant
UK
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 629 766 765
Rank change year-on-year +137 -1 +126
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Consultant 361 344 483
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.24% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 302 330 402
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -7.41% +3.85%
10th Percentile £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £93,375 £86,250 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -7.69% +4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 111,244 142,264 170,799
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.39% 95.97% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 89,184 113,522 140,102
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Cloud Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Cloud Consultant in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Consultant in the UK

Cloud Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cloud Consultant in the UK

Cloud Consultant
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Consultant over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Cloud Consultant in the UK

Cloud Consultant
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 3 April 2020. 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
Job
Vacancies
England +122 340 £67,500 +6.30% 22
London +122 202 £70,000 +3.70% 14
UK excluding London +39 107 £67,500 +12.50% 9
Work from Home -9 56 £70,000 +14.29% 3
North of England +39 29 £75,000 +9.09% 3
South East +54 27 £67,500 +12.50% 2
North West +24 23 £75,000 +11.11% 2
East of England +56 22 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Midlands +48 21 £75,000 -3.23% 1
West Midlands +48 16 £75,000 -9.09%
Yorkshire +29 6 £67,500 -3.57% 1
South West +49 5 £70,000 -
East Midlands +30 5 £75,000 +25.00% 1
Scotland +33 4 £62,500 +13.64% 1
Wales - 1 £65,000 -

Cloud Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, Cloud Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Cloud Consultant in the job title.

1 184 (50.97%) Azure
2 131 (36.29%) AWS
3 123 (34.07%) Oracle
4 116 (32.13%) Microsoft
5 101 (27.98%) Office 365
6 94 (26.04%) Presales
7 75 (20.78%) Finance
8 72 (19.94%) GCP
9 70 (19.39%) Active Directory
10 64 (17.73%) Migration
11 63 (17.45%) Public Cloud
12 58 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
13 50 (13.85%) IaaS
14 48 (13.30%) PaaS
15 47 (13.02%) DevOps
15 47 (13.02%) ERP
15 47 (13.02%) Windows
16 46 (12.74%) SQL
16 46 (12.74%) VMware
17 42 (11.63%) Google
18 41 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
19 40 (11.08%) Marketing
20 37 (10.25%) Data Centre
21 36 (9.97%) Azure Active Directory
21 36 (9.97%) Degree
22 34 (9.42%) Salesforce.com
22 34 (9.42%) Security Cleared
23 33 (9.14%) Hyper-V
23 33 (9.14%) Oracle ERP
24 31 (8.59%) Enterprise Software

Cloud Consultant Skill Set
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 15 (4.16%) Skype for Business
2 13 (3.60%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.11%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.11%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.83%) Apache
4 3 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.55%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.55%) CMS
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle UPK
5 2 (0.55%) SAS
5 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (2.22%) Adobe Premiere
1 8 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (9.14%) Oracle ERP
2 22 (6.09%) Oracle Financials
3 19 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
3 19 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
4 18 (4.99%) Oracle General Ledger
5 17 (4.71%) Oracle EBS
5 17 (4.71%) Oracle EBS R12
6 15 (4.16%) Oracle Assets
6 15 (4.16%) Oracle Cash Management
7 10 (2.77%) Oracle Payroll
7 10 (2.77%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 8 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
8 8 (2.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (1.39%) Oracle CRM
10 4 (1.11%) Eloqua
10 4 (1.11%) SAP S/4HANA
11 3 (0.83%) Oracle CRM On Demand
11 3 (0.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 2 (0.55%) SAP ERP
12 2 (0.55%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 184 (50.97%) Azure
2 131 (36.29%) AWS
3 101 (27.98%) Office 365
4 72 (19.94%) GCP
5 50 (13.85%) IaaS
6 48 (13.30%) PaaS
7 36 (9.97%) Azure Active Directory
8 26 (7.20%) SaaS
9 15 (4.16%) G Suite
10 14 (3.88%) Oracle CX
11 13 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (2.77%) OneDrive
12 10 (2.77%) Power Platform
13 9 (2.49%) Oracle Service Cloud
14 8 (2.22%) Yammer
15 6 (1.66%) AWS CloudFormation
16 5 (1.39%) Mimecast
16 5 (1.39%) PowerApps
16 5 (1.39%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 5 (1.39%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.99%) Firewall
2 15 (4.16%) Skype
3 9 (2.49%) SAN
4 5 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (1.39%) Wireless
4 5 (1.39%) Wireshark
5 3 (0.83%) Internet
6 2 (0.55%) HTTP
6 2 (0.55%) SMS
6 2 (0.55%) SSL
6 2 (0.55%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.28%) MPLS
7 1 (0.28%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.28%) PBX
7 1 (0.28%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.28%) VoIP
7 1 (0.28%) VSAN
7 1 (0.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
2 16 (4.43%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (2.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 7 (1.94%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (1.66%) Big Data
6 5 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (1.39%) Power BI
7 4 (1.11%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.11%) Snowflake Schema
8 3 (0.83%) Data Lake
8 3 (0.83%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.55%) DataStage
9 2 (0.55%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.55%) PowerCenter
9 2 (0.55%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.94%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.28%) Maven
General
1 75 (20.78%) Finance
2 40 (11.08%) Marketing
3 22 (6.09%) Public Sector
4 15 (4.16%) General Ledger
5 14 (3.88%) Digital Economy
5 14 (3.88%) Law
6 8 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.94%) Retail
8 6 (1.66%) Local Government
9 4 (1.11%) Banking
10 3 (0.83%) Advertising
10 3 (0.83%) Games
10 3 (0.83%) Social Science
11 2 (0.55%) French Language
11 2 (0.55%) German Language
12 1 (0.28%) Billing
12 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.28%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.37%) Web Services
2 11 (3.05%) Middleware
3 10 (2.77%) .NET
3 10 (2.77%) HTML
3 10 (2.77%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (1.94%) REST
5 6 (1.66%) SOAP
5 6 (1.66%) XML
6 4 (1.11%) OAuth
6 4 (1.11%) OpenID
7 2 (0.55%) CSS
7 2 (0.55%) JSON
7 2 (0.55%) RESTful
7 2 (0.55%) WebCenter
7 2 (0.55%) XSLT
8 1 (0.28%) Jinja
8 1 (0.28%) XSL
8 1 (0.28%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (17.45%) Public Cloud
2 37 (10.25%) Data Centre
3 31 (8.59%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (5.82%) Private Cloud
5 15 (4.16%) Robotics
6 14 (3.88%) Industry 4.0
7 13 (3.60%) Hybrid Cloud
8 11 (3.05%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (1.66%) Enterprise Cloud
9 6 (1.66%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.66%) User Experience
10 5 (1.39%) Clustering
10 5 (1.39%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 5 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.11%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.55%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (0.55%) iPad
12 2 (0.55%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (13.02%) Windows
2 29 (8.03%) Windows 10
3 15 (4.16%) Linux
3 15 (4.16%) Windows Server
4 9 (2.49%) Unix
5 6 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.39%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.39%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (26.04%) Presales
2 64 (17.73%) Migration
3 58 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (13.02%) DevOps
4 47 (13.02%) ERP
5 41 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (8.03%) Business Development
7 28 (7.76%) Business Transformation
8 21 (5.82%) Change Management
8 21 (5.82%) Data Science
8 21 (5.82%) Thought Leadership
9 20 (5.54%) Coaching
9 20 (5.54%) Customer Requirements
9 20 (5.54%) Infrastructure as Code
9 20 (5.54%) SDLC
10 19 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (5.26%) Data Migration
10 19 (5.26%) E-business
10 19 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
10 19 (5.26%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 46 (12.74%) SQL
2 17 (4.71%) PowerShell
3 11 (3.05%) Java
4 6 (1.66%) Python
5 5 (1.39%) PHP
5 5 (1.39%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.55%) XPath
7 2 (0.55%) XQuery
8 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.28%) C#
8 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (9.97%) Degree
2 34 (9.42%) Security Cleared
3 31 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (8.31%) Oracle Certification
5 28 (7.76%) SC Cleared
6 23 (6.37%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (4.43%) CCNA
8 15 (4.16%) MCSE
9 6 (1.66%) AAT
9 6 (1.66%) ACCA
9 6 (1.66%) CIMA
10 5 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (1.39%) GCFA
10 5 (1.39%) GCIH
11 4 (1.11%) AWS Certification
12 3 (0.83%) MCSA
12 3 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
13 2 (0.55%) VCP4
14 1 (0.28%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.11%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.83%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.55%) QA
6 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 70 (19.39%) Active Directory
2 33 (9.14%) Hyper-V
3 27 (7.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (3.60%) vCloud
5 9 (2.49%) Docker
6 6 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.66%) vSphere
6 6 (1.66%) XenApp
7 5 (1.39%) Snort
8 2 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.28%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (6.37%) Microsoft Intune
2 20 (5.54%) SCCM
3 12 (3.32%) Kubernetes
4 7 (1.94%) Terraform
5 6 (1.66%) Ansible
5 6 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.66%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (1.39%) EnCase
6 5 (1.39%) FTK
6 5 (1.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (1.39%) Puppet
6 5 (1.39%) SCVMM
7 4 (1.11%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.83%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.55%) SCOM
9 2 (0.55%) vRealize
10 1 (0.28%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.28%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 123 (34.07%) Oracle
2 116 (32.13%) Microsoft
3 46 (12.74%) VMware
4 42 (11.63%) Google
5 34 (9.42%) Salesforce.com
6 20 (5.54%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 15 (4.16%) HP
8 14 (3.88%) Cisco
9 13 (3.60%) Citrix
10 12 (3.32%) Dell
11 11 (3.05%) IBM
11 11 (3.05%) SAP
12 10 (2.77%) Informatica
12 10 (2.77%) PeopleSoft
13 7 (1.94%) Rackspace
14 6 (1.66%) EMC
14 6 (1.66%) NetApp
14 6 (1.66%) Pardot
14 6 (1.66%) Tableau
15 5 (1.39%) Adobe