Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Cloud Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 750 855 1012
Rank change year-on-year +105 +157 +83
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Consultant 474 336 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 371 304 236
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £41,125
90th Percentile £92,500 £94,625 £88,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +13.64% -4.35%

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 170,110 168,598 202,590
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.48% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 139,266 140,109 169,391
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +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 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Cloud Consultant in the UK

Cloud Consultant
Top 13 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 20 February 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 +88 429 £65,000 - 48
London +99 277 £70,000 +3.70% 32
UK excluding London -25 133 £65,000 +4.00% 16
North of England +6 49 £65,000 - 2
South East -8 39 £65,000 +4.00% 6
North West -12 26 £65,000 +4.00% 2
Yorkshire +15 18 £65,000 +4.00%
East of England -18 14 £59,500 -0.83% 2
Midlands -7 13 £68,000 +8.80% 5
West Midlands -15 13 £68,000 +8.80% 2
Scotland -28 11 £60,000 +20.00%
South West +12 7 £55,000 - 1
North East - 5 £45,000 -

Cloud Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 235 (49.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 196 (41.35%) Amazon AWS
3 162 (34.18%) Microsoft
4 135 (28.48%) Finance
5 127 (26.79%) Oracle
6 109 (23.00%) Presales
7 108 (22.78%) IaaS
8 102 (21.52%) VMware
9 92 (19.41%) PaaS
10 91 (19.20%) Migration
11 89 (18.78%) Windows
11 89 (18.78%) DevOps
12 75 (15.82%) Google
13 74 (15.61%) Active Directory
14 73 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
15 67 (14.14%) SaaS
16 66 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
17 59 (12.45%) Web Services
18 58 (12.24%) Public Cloud
19 57 (12.03%) Hyper-V
20 55 (11.60%) Office 365
21 54 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
22 49 (10.34%) SQL
23 47 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
24 46 (9.70%) ERP
25 44 (9.28%) Marketing
26 42 (8.86%) Analytics
27 41 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
27 41 (8.65%) MCSE
27 41 (8.65%) Salesforce.com

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 25 (5.27%) OpenStack
2 15 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.74%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.11%) Cloud Foundry
4 10 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (0.84%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.42%) IIS
8 1 (0.21%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.21%) Apache
8 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (6.33%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.42%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (6.12%) Hyperion Planning
2 25 (5.27%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (4.22%) HFM
3 20 (4.22%) Oracle Financials
4 12 (2.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 11 (2.32%) Cognos TM1
5 11 (2.32%) SAP BPC
6 10 (2.11%) Oracle Payables
7 9 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (1.69%) Cognos Planning
9 7 (1.48%) Oracle ERP
9 7 (1.48%) Oracle Receivables
10 6 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (1.05%) NetSuite
11 5 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
11 5 (1.05%) Oracle HRMS
12 4 (0.84%) Oracle Payroll
12 4 (0.84%) Social Studio
13 2 (0.42%) PeopleSoft HCM
13 2 (0.42%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 235 (49.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 196 (41.35%) Amazon AWS
3 108 (22.78%) IaaS
4 92 (19.41%) PaaS
5 67 (14.14%) SaaS
6 55 (11.60%) Office 365
7 41 (8.65%) Google Cloud Platform
8 28 (5.91%) Azure Active Directory
9 24 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
10 20 (4.22%) OpenShift
11 18 (3.80%) Azure Data Factory
12 10 (2.11%) OneDrive
13 9 (1.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 7 (1.48%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (1.48%) Yammer
15 6 (1.27%) Oracle CX
16 5 (1.05%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
16 5 (1.05%) IBM Cloud
17 4 (0.84%) Bluemix
17 4 (0.84%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.27%) Firewall
2 20 (4.22%) VSAN
3 19 (4.01%) VPN
4 12 (2.53%) DNS
5 10 (2.11%) Internet
6 9 (1.90%) WAN
7 8 (1.69%) LAN
7 8 (1.69%) SSL
8 6 (1.27%) DHCP
8 6 (1.27%) Skype
8 6 (1.27%) Unified Communications
9 4 (0.84%) IPsec
9 4 (0.84%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.84%) SAN
9 4 (0.84%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.63%) Network Security
11 2 (0.42%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.42%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.42%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.70%) Power BI
2 26 (5.49%) SQL Server
3 24 (5.06%) Oracle BI EE
4 22 (4.64%) Oracle Smart View
5 19 (4.01%) Big Data
6 18 (3.80%) Azure SQL Database
7 15 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (2.74%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 13 (2.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 13 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.90%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (1.48%) Essbase
12 5 (1.05%) Data Lake
12 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.84%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 3 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (3.16%) Jenkins
2 14 (2.95%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.90%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (1.05%) JIRA
6 3 (0.63%) Ant
6 3 (0.63%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (0.63%) Bitbucket
6 3 (0.63%) Gradle
6 3 (0.63%) Hudson
6 3 (0.63%) JUnit
6 3 (0.63%) Maven
6 3 (0.63%) Selenium
6 3 (0.63%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.42%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.42%) ProC
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.21%) PeopleTools
8 1 (0.21%) Wercker
General
1 135 (28.48%) Finance
2 44 (9.28%) Marketing
3 25 (5.27%) Retail
4 21 (4.43%) Manufacturing
5 18 (3.80%) Banking
6 17 (3.59%) Local Government
7 16 (3.38%) Billing
8 6 (1.27%) Advertising
8 6 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.05%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.42%) Back Office
10 2 (0.42%) Law
11 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (12.45%) Web Services
2 24 (5.06%) Middleware
3 11 (2.32%) REST
3 11 (2.32%) XML
4 10 (2.11%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (1.69%) CSS
5 8 (1.69%) HTML
5 8 (1.69%) JSON
6 3 (0.63%) .NET
6 3 (0.63%) Hibernate
6 3 (0.63%) Mason
6 3 (0.63%) Node.js
7 2 (0.42%) COM
7 2 (0.42%) YAML
8 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.21%) CSS3
8 1 (0.21%) HTML5
8 1 (0.21%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.21%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.24%) Public Cloud
2 36 (7.59%) Data Centre
3 32 (6.75%) Private Cloud
4 28 (5.91%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (5.91%) Management Information System
5 23 (4.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 10 (2.11%) Replication
7 9 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (1.90%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.69%) Cloud Native
9 6 (1.27%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.27%) iPhone
10 5 (1.05%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.05%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.84%) Life Science
12 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (0.63%) iPad
12 3 (0.63%) Security Operations Centre
12 3 (0.63%) Tandem
12 3 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 89 (18.78%) Windows
2 28 (5.91%) Windows Server
3 27 (5.70%) Linux
4 20 (4.22%) Windows 7
5 12 (2.53%) Windows 10
6 10 (2.11%) Unix
7 8 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.27%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.27%) Windows Phone
8 6 (1.27%) Windows Vista
8 6 (1.27%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.05%) CentOS
9 5 (1.05%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.84%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (23.00%) Presales
2 91 (19.20%) Migration
3 89 (18.78%) DevOps
4 73 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
6 46 (9.70%) ERP
7 42 (8.86%) Analytics
8 41 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (7.17%) Customer Requirements
10 32 (6.75%) ITIL
11 31 (6.54%) CRM
12 30 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (6.33%) Microservices
13 24 (5.06%) Open Source
14 23 (4.85%) SOA
15 18 (3.80%) Use Case
16 17 (3.59%) Project Management
16 17 (3.59%) Requirements Analysis
16 17 (3.59%) UML
17 16 (3.38%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (10.34%) SQL
2 39 (8.23%) Python
3 37 (7.81%) PowerShell
4 23 (4.85%) Java
5 22 (4.64%) Bash Shell
6 21 (4.43%) Ruby
7 16 (3.38%) C#
8 15 (3.16%) JavaScript
9 10 (2.11%) Perl
10 9 (1.90%) Bourne shell
10 9 (1.90%) Korn
11 5 (1.05%) Go
12 4 (0.84%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.84%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.63%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.63%) C
13 3 (0.63%) VBA
14 2 (0.42%) U-SQL
15 1 (0.21%) PeopleCode
15 1 (0.21%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (8.65%) MCSE
3 28 (5.91%) Degree
4 21 (4.43%) MCSA
5 16 (3.38%) Security Cleared
6 12 (2.53%) CISSP
6 12 (2.53%) MCITP
6 12 (2.53%) MCP
7 9 (1.90%) CISA
7 9 (1.90%) CISM
7 9 (1.90%) GIAC
8 6 (1.27%) ACCA
8 6 (1.27%) CIMA
8 6 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (1.05%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (0.84%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.63%) AAT
11 3 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.32%) GDPR
1 11 (2.32%) QA
2 7 (1.48%) COBIT
3 1 (0.21%) GCP
3 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (15.61%) Active Directory
2 66 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (12.03%) Hyper-V
4 40 (8.44%) Docker
5 24 (5.06%) vSphere
6 20 (4.22%) VMware NSX
7 6 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.42%) KVM
10 2 (0.42%) XenApp
11 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (6.75%) Kubernetes
2 24 (5.06%) Puppet
3 23 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (4.22%) Microsoft Intune
4 20 (4.22%) vRealize
5 18 (3.80%) Ansible
6 10 (2.11%) Single Sign-On
7 9 (1.90%) SCCM
7 9 (1.90%) SCOM
7 9 (1.90%) SCSM
7 9 (1.90%) Terraform
8 4 (0.84%) Packer
9 3 (0.63%) Mesos
9 3 (0.63%) rkt
9 3 (0.63%) Simian Army
9 3 (0.63%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.21%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 162 (34.18%) Microsoft
2 127 (26.79%) Oracle
3 102 (21.52%) VMware
4 75 (15.82%) Google
5 41 (8.65%) Salesforce.com
6 32 (6.75%) Hyperion
7 28 (5.91%) IBM
8 27 (5.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 26 (5.49%) Red Hat
10 20 (4.22%) Citrix
11 18 (3.80%) SAP
11 18 (3.80%) Tableau
12 17 (3.59%) Rackspace
13 12 (2.53%) Cisco
14 11 (2.32%) Cognos
15 8 (1.69%) Anaplan
15 8 (1.69%) Tagetik
15 8 (1.69%) Workday
16 7 (1.48%) Dell
16 7 (1.48%) EMC