Period
to 9 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Cloud Consultant was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 791 794 842
Rank change year-on-year +3 +48 +215
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Consultant 352 434 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.25% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 258 342 336
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,050 £41,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £93,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -4.00% +31.58%

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 152,337 171,373 180,226
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 96.02% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 122,402 137,757 150,525
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%

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 9 December 2018.

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 9 December 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 -23 318 £60,000 -7.69% 51
London -7 183 £62,500 -3.85% 28
UK excluding London +48 143 £60,000 - 25
East of England +50 43 £55,000 +2.33% 5
North of England +16 34 £65,000 - 3
South East +13 31 £60,000 -7.69% 8
North West +16 24 £63,750 -1.92% 2
Midlands +16 15 £62,500 - 4
Scotland +13 12 £65,000 +8.33% 2
West Midlands +34 11 £65,000 -0.76% 4
Yorkshire +19 10 £67,500 +3.85% 1
South West +17 7 £75,000 +36.36% 3
East Midlands +21 4 £57,500 +4.55%
Wales - 1 - -

Cloud Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 160 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 116 (32.95%) Presales
3 104 (29.55%) Microsoft
4 102 (28.98%) Oracle
5 92 (26.14%) VMware
6 91 (25.85%) Finance
7 89 (25.28%) Amazon AWS
8 86 (24.43%) Office 365
9 71 (20.17%) Windows
10 70 (19.89%) Migration
11 65 (18.47%) Hyper-V
12 63 (17.90%) Agile Software Development
12 63 (17.90%) Active Directory
13 62 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
14 58 (16.48%) SaaS
15 57 (16.19%) IaaS
16 56 (15.91%) DevOps
17 54 (15.34%) PaaS
18 52 (14.77%) ERP
19 51 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
20 50 (14.20%) MS Exchange
21 47 (13.35%) SQL
22 44 (12.50%) Windows Server
23 43 (12.22%) Public Cloud
24 34 (9.66%) Marketing
25 33 (9.38%) Web Services
26 31 (8.81%) Degree
26 31 (8.81%) Google
27 30 (8.52%) Exchange Server 2003
27 30 (8.52%) Symantec

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 50 (14.20%) MS Exchange
2 30 (8.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 27 (7.67%) Skype for Business
4 8 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.14%) Apache
7 4 (1.14%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.14%) JBoss
7 4 (1.14%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.85%) IIS
8 3 (0.85%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.57%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.57%) Confluence
10 1 (0.28%) Drupal
10 1 (0.28%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.28%) lighttpd
10 1 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (5.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
2 13 (3.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (3.41%) HFM
3 12 (3.41%) Hyperion Planning
4 11 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (2.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 8 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (1.99%) Oracle Assets
7 7 (1.99%) Oracle Cash Management
8 6 (1.70%) SAP S/4HANA
9 5 (1.42%) Cognos Planning
9 5 (1.42%) Cognos TM1
9 5 (1.42%) NetSuite
9 5 (1.42%) SAP BPC
9 5 (1.42%) Workday HCM
10 4 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (1.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 4 (1.14%) SAP MM
10 4 (1.14%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 160 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 89 (25.28%) Amazon AWS
3 86 (24.43%) Office 365
4 58 (16.48%) SaaS
5 57 (16.19%) IaaS
6 54 (15.34%) PaaS
7 25 (7.10%) Azure Active Directory
7 25 (7.10%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (1.99%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 6 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.70%) Amazon S3
11 4 (1.14%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (1.14%) Mimecast
11 4 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.10%) Skype
2 21 (5.97%) iSCSI
3 18 (5.11%) Firewall
4 14 (3.98%) LAN
4 14 (3.98%) SAN
4 14 (3.98%) WAN
5 12 (3.41%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (2.84%) DNS
6 10 (2.84%) Internet
6 10 (2.84%) SSL
7 4 (1.14%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.14%) VPN
8 3 (0.85%) NetScaler
8 3 (0.85%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.57%) IPsec
9 2 (0.57%) SMS
9 2 (0.57%) VSAN
9 2 (0.57%) Wireless
10 1 (0.28%) FTP
10 1 (0.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 8 (2.27%) Amazon Aurora
5 8 (2.27%) Big Data
6 7 (1.99%) MySQL
7 6 (1.70%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (1.42%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.42%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.14%) DB2
9 4 (1.14%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (1.14%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.85%) Essbase
11 2 (0.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (2.56%) JIRA
2 8 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 7 (1.99%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.85%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.57%) Spinnaker
5 2 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.57%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.28%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.28%) Maven
6 1 (0.28%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.28%) VersionOne
General
1 91 (25.85%) Finance
2 34 (9.66%) Marketing
3 25 (7.10%) Retail
4 21 (5.97%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.98%) Local Government
6 10 (2.84%) Banking
7 9 (2.56%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.27%) General Ledger
9 6 (1.70%) Automotive
10 4 (1.14%) Billing
11 3 (0.85%) French Language
12 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.57%) German Language
12 2 (0.57%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.57%) Law
12 2 (0.57%) Legal
12 2 (0.57%) Social Science
13 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.28%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (9.38%) Web Services
2 19 (5.40%) Middleware
3 12 (3.41%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (2.56%) HTML
4 9 (2.56%) Node.js
4 9 (2.56%) XML
5 8 (2.27%) CSS
6 5 (1.42%) OAuth
7 4 (1.14%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.14%) Java EE
7 4 (1.14%) Kafka
7 4 (1.14%) OAuth2
7 4 (1.14%) React
7 4 (1.14%) REST
8 3 (0.85%) Spring
8 3 (0.85%) Spring Boot
9 2 (0.57%) Akka
9 2 (0.57%) EDI
9 2 (0.57%) RESTful
9 2 (0.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.22%) Public Cloud
2 20 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (5.11%) Hybrid Cloud
4 17 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.26%) Data Centre
5 15 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (3.98%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.98%) Private Cloud
7 9 (2.56%) Replication
8 6 (1.70%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.70%) iPhone
8 6 (1.70%) Life Science
8 6 (1.70%) User Experience
9 4 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.14%) Enterprise Cloud
9 4 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.85%) Blog
10 3 (0.85%) Marketing Technology
11 2 (0.57%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 71 (20.17%) Windows
2 44 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 25 (7.10%) Linux
4 18 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (4.26%) Unix
6 13 (3.69%) Windows 7
7 12 (3.41%) Windows 10
8 11 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.70%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.70%) Windows Phone
10 6 (1.70%) Windows Vista
10 6 (1.70%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.57%) Android
11 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.57%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.28%) Debian
12 1 (0.28%) Fedora
12 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (32.95%) Presales
2 70 (19.89%) Migration
3 63 (17.90%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (15.91%) DevOps
5 52 (14.77%) ERP
6 51 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (7.39%) Procure-to-Pay
8 25 (7.10%) SOA
9 22 (6.25%) Open Source
9 22 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (4.55%) CRM
10 16 (4.55%) Use Case
11 14 (3.98%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 14 (3.98%) Requirements Analysis
11 14 (3.98%) Service Management
11 14 (3.98%) UML
12 13 (3.69%) Business Development
12 13 (3.69%) Identity Access Management
12 13 (3.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 47 (13.35%) SQL
2 24 (6.82%) Java
3 21 (5.97%) Python
4 20 (5.68%) PowerShell
5 10 (2.84%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 9 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.99%) C#
8 5 (1.42%) Go
8 5 (1.42%) Scala
9 3 (0.85%) Apex Code
9 3 (0.85%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.85%) PHP
9 3 (0.85%) Ruby
10 2 (0.57%) C
10 2 (0.57%) Perl
10 2 (0.57%) R
11 1 (0.28%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 31 (8.81%) Degree
2 26 (7.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (7.10%) MCSE
4 11 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.13%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.84%) DV Cleared
5 10 (2.84%) MCSA
6 9 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (1.70%) AWS Certification
8 6 (1.70%) CCNA
9 5 (1.42%) MBA
10 4 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (1.14%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.57%) CISSP
13 1 (0.28%) CCDA
13 1 (0.28%) CCDP
13 1 (0.28%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 65 (18.47%) Hyper-V
2 63 (17.90%) Active Directory
3 62 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.84%) Docker
4 10 (2.84%) XenApp
4 10 (2.84%) XenDesktop
5 7 (1.99%) XenServer
6 2 (0.57%) HDFS
6 2 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.57%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.28%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.28%) UAG
7 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 30 (8.52%) SCCM
1 30 (8.52%) SCVMM
2 23 (6.53%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (6.53%) Puppet
3 20 (5.68%) Single Sign-On
4 19 (5.40%) Ansible
5 18 (5.11%) Terraform
6 10 (2.84%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (1.42%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (1.42%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.85%) Salt
9 2 (0.57%) Nagios
9 2 (0.57%) Oozie
9 2 (0.57%) Packer
9 2 (0.57%) vRealize
Vendors
1 104 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 102 (28.98%) Oracle
3 92 (26.14%) VMware
4 31 (8.81%) Google
5 30 (8.52%) Symantec
5 30 (8.52%) Veeam
6 26 (7.39%) Citrix
7 25 (7.10%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (5.11%) Hyperion
8 18 (5.11%) SAP
9 16 (4.55%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 14 (3.98%) EMC
10 14 (3.98%) Rackspace
11 11 (3.13%) NetApp
12 10 (2.84%) Adobe
13 9 (2.56%) Cisco
14 8 (2.27%) HP
14 8 (2.27%) Marketo
15 7 (1.99%) Meraki
16 5 (1.42%) Anaplan