Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Cloud Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 777 824 1055
Rank change year-on-year +47 +231 +126
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Consultant 422 415 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.23% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 335 359 225
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £83,250 £88,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +31.58% -13.64%

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 173015 183533 208123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138825 153627 172837
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Cloud Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Consultant in the UK

Cloud Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Consultant.

Salary trend for Cloud Consultant in the UK

Cloud Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Consultant over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cloud Consultant in the UK

Cloud Consultant
Top 14 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 22 November 2017. 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 +10 376 £65,000 - 45
London +50 245 £65,000 -3.70% 19
UK excluding London +19 121 £60,000 -4.00% 27
North of England +16 42 £65,000 - 13
South East +3 33 £65,000 +4.00% 1
East of England +3 22 £55,000 -21.43% 1
Yorkshire +23 21 £65,000 - 1
North West -2 19 £65,000 +18.18% 10
Midlands +18 10 £60,000 -4.00% 7
Scotland -9 8 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South West +15 7 £55,000 +15.79% 4
West Midlands -10 7 £61,250 -2.00% 7
East Midlands +40 3 £55,000 +15.79%
North East - 2 - - 2

Cloud Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Cloud Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Cloud Consultant in the job title.

1 203 (48.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 172 (40.76%) Amazon AWS
3 130 (30.81%) Microsoft
4 118 (27.96%) Oracle
5 105 (24.88%) Finance
6 99 (23.46%) IaaS
7 92 (21.80%) VMware
8 91 (21.56%) Presales
9 86 (20.38%) Migration
10 78 (18.48%) PaaS
11 77 (18.25%) Windows
12 68 (16.11%) Google
13 67 (15.88%) DevOps
14 66 (15.64%) Active Directory
15 64 (15.17%) VMware Infrastructure
16 62 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
17 60 (14.22%) Web Services
18 59 (13.98%) SaaS
19 58 (13.74%) Public Cloud
20 52 (12.32%) Office 365
20 52 (12.32%) Hyper-V
21 51 (12.09%) ERP
22 44 (10.43%) Marketing
23 37 (8.77%) Google Cloud Platform
24 36 (8.53%) SQL
25 34 (8.06%) Linux
25 34 (8.06%) Salesforce.com
25 34 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
25 34 (8.06%) Docker
26 33 (7.82%) Microsoft Certification

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 14 (3.32%) MS Exchange
1 14 (3.32%) OpenStack
2 13 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.37%) Cloud Foundry
3 10 (2.37%) Skype for Business
4 9 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.47%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.47%) IIS
7 1 (0.24%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.24%) Apache
7 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.24%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (3.79%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.95%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (0.95%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (5.92%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (3.55%) HFM
2 15 (3.55%) Oracle Financials
2 15 (3.55%) Oracle Payables
3 14 (3.32%) Oracle ERP
4 13 (3.08%) Hyperion Planning
5 11 (2.61%) Oracle HRMS
6 10 (2.37%) Cognos TM1
6 10 (2.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 10 (2.37%) Oracle Receivables
6 10 (2.37%) SAP BPC
7 8 (1.90%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (1.42%) Cognos Planning
9 6 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.95%) Eloqua
10 4 (0.95%) NetSuite
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle FAH
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 203 (48.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 172 (40.76%) Amazon AWS
3 99 (23.46%) IaaS
4 78 (18.48%) PaaS
5 59 (13.98%) SaaS
6 52 (12.32%) Office 365
7 37 (8.77%) Google Cloud Platform
8 28 (6.64%) Azure Active Directory
9 17 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (2.61%) OpenShift
11 10 (2.37%) Oracle CX
12 9 (2.13%) Oracle Service Cloud
13 8 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (1.66%) Yammer
15 6 (1.42%) Azure Data Factory
15 6 (1.42%) IBM Cloud
15 6 (1.42%) OneDrive
15 6 (1.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 5 (1.18%) Bluemix
16 5 (1.18%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.21%) Firewall
2 17 (4.03%) VPN
3 14 (3.32%) Skype
4 13 (3.08%) DNS
5 10 (2.37%) Internet
5 10 (2.37%) VSAN
6 9 (2.13%) LAN
6 9 (2.13%) TCP/IP
6 9 (2.13%) WAN
7 8 (1.90%) SAN
7 8 (1.90%) SSL
8 7 (1.66%) DHCP
9 5 (1.18%) IPsec
9 5 (1.18%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.95%) iSCSI
10 4 (0.95%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (0.71%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.47%) Network Security
12 2 (0.47%) Reverse Proxy
13 1 (0.24%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.87%) Big Data
2 19 (4.50%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (2.61%) Power BI
4 10 (2.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 8 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (1.90%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.66%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.42%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (1.18%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (0.95%) Blockchain
9 4 (0.95%) Oracle Smart View
10 3 (0.71%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (4.98%) Jenkins
2 12 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (1.42%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.18%) Hudson
4 5 (1.18%) JIRA
4 5 (1.18%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.95%) Axure RP
5 4 (0.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (0.71%) Ant
6 3 (0.71%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (0.71%) Bitbucket
6 3 (0.71%) Gradle
6 3 (0.71%) JUnit
6 3 (0.71%) Maven
6 3 (0.71%) ProC
6 3 (0.71%) Selenium
6 3 (0.71%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.24%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.24%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.24%) Wercker
General
1 105 (24.88%) Finance
2 44 (10.43%) Marketing
3 25 (5.92%) Billing
4 21 (4.98%) Retail
5 20 (4.74%) Manufacturing
6 14 (3.32%) Local Government
7 10 (2.37%) Banking
7 10 (2.37%) General Ledger
8 5 (1.18%) Advertising
9 4 (0.95%) Games
9 4 (0.95%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.71%) Back Office
11 2 (0.47%) Law
12 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (14.22%) Web Services
2 30 (7.11%) Middleware
3 14 (3.32%) Oracle Fusion
4 11 (2.61%) XML
5 9 (2.13%) JSON
6 6 (1.42%) .NET
6 6 (1.42%) CSS
6 6 (1.42%) HTML
7 3 (0.71%) Hibernate
7 3 (0.71%) Node.js
7 3 (0.71%) REST
8 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.47%) Flash
8 2 (0.47%) WCF
9 1 (0.24%) jQuery
9 1 (0.24%) Lucene
9 1 (0.24%) React
9 1 (0.24%) React Native
9 1 (0.24%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.24%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 58 (13.74%) Public Cloud
2 25 (5.92%) Hybrid Cloud
3 23 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.50%) Data Centre
5 18 (4.27%) Private Cloud
6 17 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (2.13%) Replication
10 6 (1.42%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.42%) Blog
10 6 (1.42%) Cloud Native
10 6 (1.42%) iPhone
11 5 (1.18%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.18%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.18%) PKI
11 5 (1.18%) User Experience
12 3 (0.71%) CESG
12 3 (0.71%) Life Science
12 3 (0.71%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 77 (18.25%) Windows
2 34 (8.06%) Linux
3 25 (5.92%) Unix
3 25 (5.92%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.37%) Windows 7
5 9 (2.13%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.42%) Windows 8
6 6 (1.42%) Windows Phone
6 6 (1.42%) Windows Vista
6 6 (1.42%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.18%) CentOS
7 5 (1.18%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.47%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (21.56%) Presales
2 86 (20.38%) Migration
3 67 (15.88%) DevOps
4 62 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (12.09%) ERP
6 34 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
7 33 (7.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (7.11%) Customer Requirements
8 30 (7.11%) ITIL
9 29 (6.87%) Analytics
9 29 (6.87%) Microservices
9 29 (6.87%) SOA
10 24 (5.69%) CRM
11 18 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (4.03%) Configuration Management
13 16 (3.79%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (3.79%) Open Source
14 15 (3.55%) Change Management
14 15 (3.55%) Data Migration
14 15 (3.55%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 36 (8.53%) SQL
2 31 (7.35%) Python
3 23 (5.45%) PowerShell
4 22 (5.21%) Java
5 19 (4.50%) Ruby
6 18 (4.27%) Bash Shell
7 17 (4.03%) Shell Script
8 15 (3.55%) C#
9 12 (2.84%) JavaScript
10 11 (2.61%) Perl
10 11 (2.61%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.42%) Go
12 5 (1.18%) PHP
13 4 (0.95%) VBA
14 3 (0.71%) Bourne shell
14 3 (0.71%) C
14 3 (0.71%) Korn
15 1 (0.24%) AWK
15 1 (0.24%) C++
15 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (7.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (6.87%) MCSE
3 25 (5.92%) Degree
4 17 (4.03%) MCSA
5 11 (2.61%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.66%) CISSP
7 6 (1.42%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (1.18%) ACCA
8 5 (1.18%) CIMA
8 5 (1.18%) CISM
8 5 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (1.18%) MCITP
8 5 (1.18%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.95%) MCP
10 3 (0.71%) AAT
10 3 (0.71%) CISA
10 3 (0.71%) GIAC
11 2 (0.47%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.47%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.66%) QA
2 3 (0.71%) COBIT
2 3 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (0.71%) HIPAA
2 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.47%) GDPR
3 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) GCP
4 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (15.64%) Active Directory
2 64 (15.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (12.32%) Hyper-V
4 34 (8.06%) Docker
5 15 (3.55%) vSphere
6 10 (2.37%) VMware NSX
7 5 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.18%) XenApp
8 4 (0.95%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.47%) KVM
9 2 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 32 (7.58%) Opscode Chef
1 32 (7.58%) Puppet
2 27 (6.40%) Kubernetes
3 23 (5.45%) Ansible
4 14 (3.32%) Microsoft Intune
5 13 (3.08%) Terraform
6 11 (2.61%) vRealize
7 8 (1.90%) SCOM
8 7 (1.66%) SCCM
9 5 (1.18%) Mesos
9 5 (1.18%) rkt
9 5 (1.18%) SCSM
10 4 (0.95%) Docker Swarm
10 4 (0.95%) Rancher
10 4 (0.95%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.71%) vCenter Server
12 2 (0.47%) Nagios
12 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Cast Iron
13 1 (0.24%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 130 (30.81%) Microsoft
2 118 (27.96%) Oracle
3 92 (21.80%) VMware
4 68 (16.11%) Google
5 34 (8.06%) Salesforce.com
6 24 (5.69%) Citrix
7 23 (5.45%) IBM
8 20 (4.74%) Red Hat
9 19 (4.50%) SAP
10 16 (3.79%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 15 (3.55%) Cisco
12 14 (3.32%) Hyperion
12 14 (3.32%) Rackspace
13 10 (2.37%) Cognos
13 10 (2.37%) ServiceNow
14 9 (2.13%) Siebel
15 7 (1.66%) Dell
15 7 (1.66%) HP
15 7 (1.66%) NetApp
16 6 (1.42%) Tableau