Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Cloud Consultant was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 779 865 877
Rank change year-on-year +86 +12 +187
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Consultant 420 329 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 291 246 337
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,625 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +27.55% +8.89%

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 167,323 166,529 194,105
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.27% 96.25% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 135,824 137,155 163,040
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Cloud Consultant in the UK

Cloud Consultant
Top 12 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 23 June 2018. 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 +103 404 £67,500 +3.85% 38
London +95 262 £70,000 +7.69% 20
UK excluding London -29 125 £60,000 -4.00% 19
North of England +15 49 £65,000 - 3
North West +13 28 £65,000 - 2
South East +8 28 £80,000 +28.00% 6
Yorkshire +13 21 £65,000 - 1
West Midlands +6 16 £47,500 -24.00% 3
Midlands -5 16 £47,500 -24.00% 4
East of England -17 14 £56,250 +2.27% 3
Scotland -34 11 £56,250 +50.00% 1
South West -7 7 £52,500 +38.16% 2

Cloud Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, 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.

1 221 (52.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 164 (39.05%) Amazon AWS
3 137 (32.62%) Microsoft
4 120 (28.57%) Presales
5 91 (21.67%) DevOps
6 88 (20.95%) IaaS
7 84 (20.00%) VMware
8 83 (19.76%) Finance
9 77 (18.33%) Migration
9 77 (18.33%) Marketing
10 67 (15.95%) Agile Software Development
11 63 (15.00%) Google
12 62 (14.76%) Windows
13 61 (14.52%) Oracle
14 59 (14.05%) Active Directory
15 55 (13.10%) SQL
15 55 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
16 54 (12.86%) Analytics
16 54 (12.86%) Office 365
17 53 (12.62%) Google Cloud Platform
18 52 (12.38%) Salesforce.com
19 51 (12.14%) SaaS
20 48 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
21 47 (11.19%) Web Services
22 45 (10.71%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
23 44 (10.48%) PaaS
24 43 (10.24%) Public Cloud
25 36 (8.57%) Windows Server
26 35 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
27 34 (8.10%) Data Analytics

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 22 (5.24%) OpenStack
2 17 (4.05%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.19%) Confluence
4 5 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.48%) Apache
7 2 (0.48%) Mule
7 2 (0.48%) Mule ESB
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.24%) Drupal
8 1 (0.24%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.24%) IIS
8 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (4.52%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (3.81%) Hyperion Planning
3 14 (3.33%) HFM
4 13 (3.10%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (1.43%) Cognos Planning
5 6 (1.43%) Cognos TM1
5 6 (1.43%) Oracle Payroll
5 6 (1.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 6 (1.43%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.71%) Siebel CRM
6 3 (0.71%) Workday HCM
7 2 (0.48%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle HRMS
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.48%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 221 (52.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 164 (39.05%) Amazon AWS
3 88 (20.95%) IaaS
4 54 (12.86%) Office 365
5 53 (12.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 51 (12.14%) SaaS
7 44 (10.48%) PaaS
8 27 (6.43%) Azure Active Directory
8 27 (6.43%) Azure Data Factory
9 24 (5.71%) Serverless
10 23 (5.48%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 20 (4.76%) OpenShift
12 11 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (1.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 7 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
15 5 (1.19%) G Suite
15 5 (1.19%) Yammer
16 4 (0.95%) SuccessFactors
17 3 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
17 3 (0.71%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.57%) VSAN
2 13 (3.10%) Firewall
2 13 (3.10%) VPN
3 6 (1.43%) iSCSI
4 5 (1.19%) DNS
5 4 (0.95%) NetScaler
6 3 (0.71%) FTP
6 3 (0.71%) Network Security
6 3 (0.71%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (0.71%) SAN
6 3 (0.71%) WAN
7 2 (0.48%) BGP
7 2 (0.48%) DHCP
7 2 (0.48%) Internet
7 2 (0.48%) MPLS
7 2 (0.48%) NAS
8 1 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.24%) Converged Networks
8 1 (0.24%) DMVPN
8 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (7.86%) Big Data
2 30 (7.14%) Power BI
3 27 (6.43%) Azure SQL Database
4 24 (5.71%) Data Lake
5 11 (2.62%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (2.38%) SQL Server
7 7 (1.67%) Essbase
7 7 (1.67%) Oracle ODI
8 6 (1.43%) Oracle Smart View
8 6 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (1.19%) SAP HANA
10 4 (0.95%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.71%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (6.43%) Git (software)
2 26 (6.19%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.14%) JIRA
4 4 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (0.95%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.71%) Maven
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.48%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.24%) PeopleTools
7 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 83 (19.76%) Finance
2 77 (18.33%) Marketing
3 28 (6.67%) Retail
4 21 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 20 (4.76%) Local Government
6 14 (3.33%) Banking
7 9 (2.14%) Advertising
8 4 (0.95%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.95%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.71%) Automotive
10 2 (0.48%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.48%) Law
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
11 1 (0.24%) Billing
11 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.24%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (11.19%) Web Services
2 23 (5.48%) Middleware
3 8 (1.90%) XML
4 7 (1.67%) REST
5 5 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (1.19%) SAP PI
6 4 (0.95%) JSON
6 4 (0.95%) RESTful
7 3 (0.71%) CSS
7 3 (0.71%) Drools
7 3 (0.71%) Hibernate
7 3 (0.71%) HTML
7 3 (0.71%) iBATIS
7 3 (0.71%) JMS
7 3 (0.71%) JPA
7 3 (0.71%) Mason
7 3 (0.71%) Spring
7 3 (0.71%) Spring MVC
7 3 (0.71%) XML Schema
7 3 (0.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.24%) Public Cloud
2 32 (7.62%) Private Cloud
3 26 (6.19%) Data Centre
3 26 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (6.19%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (1.90%) Driving Licence
6 7 (1.67%) Replication
7 6 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.19%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (0.95%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.95%) PKI
10 3 (0.71%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.48%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.48%) Fintech
11 2 (0.48%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.48%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 62 (14.76%) Windows
2 36 (8.57%) Windows Server
3 20 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 18 (4.29%) Linux
5 17 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (3.10%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.19%) Unix
9 3 (0.71%) VMS
10 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (28.57%) Presales
2 91 (21.67%) DevOps
3 77 (18.33%) Migration
4 67 (15.95%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 54 (12.86%) Analytics
7 48 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (8.10%) Data Analytics
9 30 (7.14%) Service Delivery
10 29 (6.90%) Open Source
11 25 (5.95%) Machine Learning
12 24 (5.71%) Customer Requirements
12 24 (5.71%) Data Science
12 24 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
13 23 (5.48%) ITIL
13 23 (5.48%) SOA
14 22 (5.24%) UML
15 20 (4.76%) Microservices
15 20 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
15 20 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 55 (13.10%) SQL
2 29 (6.90%) C#
3 25 (5.95%) PowerShell
4 23 (5.48%) U-SQL
5 13 (3.10%) Python
6 9 (2.14%) Java
7 6 (1.43%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.43%) Ruby
8 5 (1.19%) ABAP
8 5 (1.19%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.95%) C
9 4 (0.95%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.71%) Apex Code
10 3 (0.71%) Bourne shell
10 3 (0.71%) Korn
10 3 (0.71%) Perl
10 3 (0.71%) XQuery
11 2 (0.48%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.24%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 35 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (7.14%) MCSE
3 19 (4.52%) MCSA
4 15 (3.57%) Degree
5 10 (2.38%) AWS Certification
6 8 (1.90%) CISSP
7 7 (1.67%) MCITP
7 7 (1.67%) MCP
7 7 (1.67%) Security Cleared
8 6 (1.43%) CISM
9 4 (0.95%) CISA
9 4 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.71%) CCAA
10 3 (0.71%) GIAC
11 2 (0.48%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 2 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.48%) HP ASE
11 2 (0.48%) PhD
11 2 (0.48%) SAFe Agilist
11 2 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.33%) GCP
2 11 (2.62%) COBIT
3 10 (2.38%) QA
4 9 (2.14%) GDPR
5 5 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.71%) ISO 20022
6 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 59 (14.05%) Active Directory
2 34 (8.10%) Hyper-V
3 30 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (6.67%) Docker
5 26 (6.19%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (3.81%) vSphere
7 15 (3.57%) VMware NSX
8 14 (3.33%) XenApp
8 14 (3.33%) XenDesktop
9 11 (2.62%) XenServer
10 5 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.24%) UAG
11 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (5.95%) Kubernetes
2 18 (4.29%) vRealize
3 11 (2.62%) Ansible
3 11 (2.62%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (2.38%) Puppet
5 9 (2.14%) Single Sign-On
6 8 (1.90%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (1.67%) SCOM
7 7 (1.67%) Terraform
8 5 (1.19%) SCCM
9 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 4 (0.95%) Packer
9 4 (0.95%) SCSM
10 2 (0.48%) CASB
10 2 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.24%) Salt
11 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 137 (32.62%) Microsoft
2 84 (20.00%) VMware
3 63 (15.00%) Google
4 61 (14.52%) Oracle
5 52 (12.38%) Salesforce.com
6 45 (10.71%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 29 (6.90%) Tableau
8 22 (5.24%) Citrix
9 20 (4.76%) Hyperion
9 20 (4.76%) Rackspace
10 17 (4.05%) Red Hat
11 16 (3.81%) SAP
12 14 (3.33%) IBM
13 11 (2.62%) Meraki
13 11 (2.62%) ServiceNow
14 8 (1.90%) NetApp
15 7 (1.67%) Veeam
16 6 (1.43%) Anaplan
16 6 (1.43%) Dell
16 6 (1.43%) HP