Period
to 20 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Cloud Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 815 1069
Rank change year-on-year -22 +254 +125
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Consultant 364 434 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.24% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 259 379 219
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% -
10th Percentile £38,000 £39,950 £38,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +35.87% -16.36%

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 166841 184148 211679
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.76% 96.44% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 133583 154294 175388
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 October 2017.

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 October 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 -16 326 £60,000 -4.00% 35
London +48 218 £60,000 -7.69% 14
UK excluding London +20 113 £55,000 -12.00% 23
North of England +4 30 £65,000 - 9
South East +12 28 £65,000 +4.00% 1
East of England -8 23 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Yorkshire +27 20 £65,000 - 3
Scotland +11 15 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Midlands +28 13 £53,750 -14.00% 5
West Midlands +16 10 £52,500 -16.00% 5
North West -8 10 £70,000 +41.41% 6
South West +20 5 £55,000 +15.79% 4
East Midlands +38 3 £55,000 -12.00%

Cloud Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 165 (45.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 123 (33.79%) Amazon AWS
3 109 (29.95%) Microsoft
4 101 (27.75%) Finance
5 96 (26.37%) Oracle
6 90 (24.73%) Migration
7 88 (24.18%) Presales
8 81 (22.25%) IaaS
9 72 (19.78%) Windows
10 70 (19.23%) VMware
11 57 (15.66%) Active Directory
12 56 (15.38%) PaaS
13 55 (15.11%) Office 365
14 54 (14.84%) DevOps
15 53 (14.56%) Public Cloud
16 50 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
16 50 (13.74%) VMware Infrastructure
17 47 (12.91%) SaaS
18 45 (12.36%) Web Services
19 43 (11.81%) Google
20 41 (11.26%) ERP
20 41 (11.26%) Hyper-V
21 39 (10.71%) SQL
22 38 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
23 37 (10.16%) Microsoft Certification
23 37 (10.16%) Analytics
24 36 (9.89%) Marketing
25 34 (9.34%) Degree
25 34 (9.34%) Big Data
26 32 (8.79%) Linux

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 17 (4.67%) MS Exchange
2 15 (4.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (3.30%) OpenStack
3 12 (3.30%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.75%) Skype for Business
5 9 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.37%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.82%) Apache
8 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.82%) nginx
9 2 (0.55%) IIS
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (4.12%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.10%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (1.10%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (6.87%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (4.40%) Oracle Financials
3 15 (4.12%) Oracle Payables
4 14 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
5 13 (3.57%) Oracle HRMS
6 10 (2.75%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (2.75%) Oracle Receivables
7 9 (2.47%) HFM
7 9 (2.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 6 (1.65%) Cognos TM1
8 6 (1.65%) Hyperion Planning
8 6 (1.65%) SAP BPC
9 5 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (1.37%) Oracle Assets
9 5 (1.37%) Oracle FAH
10 4 (1.10%) Eloqua
10 4 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (1.10%) Oracle General Ledger
11 3 (0.82%) Oracle iProcurement
11 3 (0.82%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 165 (45.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 123 (33.79%) Amazon AWS
3 81 (22.25%) IaaS
4 56 (15.38%) PaaS
5 55 (15.11%) Office 365
6 47 (12.91%) SaaS
7 31 (8.52%) Azure Active Directory
8 22 (6.04%) Google Cloud Platform
9 14 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (3.02%) Oracle CX
11 9 (2.47%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 8 (2.20%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (2.20%) Yammer
13 7 (1.92%) OpenShift
14 6 (1.65%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 6 (1.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (1.37%) CloudBees
15 5 (1.37%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 4 (1.10%) IBM Cloud
16 4 (1.10%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.49%) Firewall
2 14 (3.85%) Skype
3 12 (3.30%) DNS
4 11 (3.02%) Internet
4 11 (3.02%) LAN
5 10 (2.75%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.75%) VPN
5 10 (2.75%) WAN
6 9 (2.47%) SAN
7 8 (2.20%) SSL
8 6 (1.65%) DHCP
8 6 (1.65%) iSCSI
8 6 (1.65%) VSAN
9 5 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (1.37%) IPsec
9 5 (1.37%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (0.82%) NAS
10 3 (0.82%) tcpdump
10 3 (0.82%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.34%) Big Data
2 15 (4.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 15 (4.12%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (3.30%) SQL Server
4 8 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (2.20%) Hadoop
5 6 (1.65%) Power BI
6 5 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.82%) Blockchain
8 3 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.82%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.82%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.55%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.55%) Essbase
9 2 (0.55%) MySQL
9 2 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (6.59%) Jenkins
2 10 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (2.47%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.65%) JIRA
5 5 (1.37%) Hudson
5 5 (1.37%) Maven
6 4 (1.10%) Axure RP
6 4 (1.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (0.82%) Ant
7 3 (0.82%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (0.82%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.82%) Gradle
7 3 (0.82%) JUnit
7 3 (0.82%) ProC
7 3 (0.82%) Selenium
7 3 (0.82%) SonarQube
7 3 (0.82%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.55%) Subversion
9 1 (0.27%) CruiseControl
General
1 101 (27.75%) Finance
2 36 (9.89%) Marketing
3 23 (6.32%) Billing
4 22 (6.04%) Manufacturing
5 18 (4.95%) Retail
6 10 (2.75%) General Ledger
7 9 (2.47%) Local Government
8 8 (2.20%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.92%) Banking
10 5 (1.37%) Electronics
11 4 (1.10%) Games
12 3 (0.82%) Back Office
13 2 (0.55%) Advertising
14 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (12.36%) Web Services
2 29 (7.97%) Middleware
3 18 (4.95%) Oracle Fusion
4 14 (3.85%) XML
5 8 (2.20%) JSON
6 6 (1.65%) .NET
7 4 (1.10%) CSS
7 4 (1.10%) HTML
7 4 (1.10%) REST
8 3 (0.82%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.55%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.55%) Flash
9 2 (0.55%) WCF
10 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Camel
10 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.27%) jQuery
10 1 (0.27%) Lucene
10 1 (0.27%) Mason
10 1 (0.27%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 53 (14.56%) Public Cloud
2 27 (7.42%) Hybrid Cloud
3 24 (6.59%) Management Information System
4 23 (6.32%) Data Centre
5 21 (5.77%) Private Cloud
6 16 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (3.02%) Greenfield Project
9 10 (2.75%) Computer Science
10 8 (2.20%) Replication
11 7 (1.92%) Blog
11 7 (1.92%) PKI
12 6 (1.65%) Blackberry
12 6 (1.65%) iPhone
12 6 (1.65%) SWIFT
13 5 (1.37%) CESG
13 5 (1.37%) User Experience
14 4 (1.10%) Mobile App
15 3 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
15 3 (0.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 72 (19.78%) Windows
2 32 (8.79%) Linux
3 25 (6.87%) Unix
3 25 (6.87%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.02%) Windows 10
5 7 (1.92%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.65%) Windows 8
6 6 (1.65%) Windows Phone
6 6 (1.65%) Windows Vista
6 6 (1.65%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.37%) CentOS
7 5 (1.37%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.27%) Android
10 1 (0.27%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (24.73%) Migration
2 88 (24.18%) Presales
3 54 (14.84%) DevOps
4 50 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (11.26%) ERP
6 38 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
7 37 (10.16%) Analytics
8 29 (7.97%) Customer Requirements
9 27 (7.42%) ITIL
10 26 (7.14%) Microservices
10 26 (7.14%) SOA
11 22 (6.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (5.49%) CRM
13 18 (4.95%) Data Migration
14 17 (4.67%) Customer Engagement
14 17 (4.67%) Project Management
15 16 (4.40%) Open Source
16 15 (4.12%) Configuration Management
16 15 (4.12%) Data Protection
16 15 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 39 (10.71%) SQL
2 21 (5.77%) Python
2 21 (5.77%) Shell Script
3 15 (4.12%) Java
3 15 (4.12%) PL/SQL
3 15 (4.12%) PowerShell
4 11 (3.02%) Bash Shell
4 11 (3.02%) C#
5 10 (2.75%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.75%) Ruby
6 7 (1.92%) Perl
7 6 (1.65%) Go
8 4 (1.10%) C
8 4 (1.10%) PHP
9 3 (0.82%) Scala
9 3 (0.82%) VBA
10 1 (0.27%) AWK
10 1 (0.27%) C++
10 1 (0.27%) Groovy
10 1 (0.27%) sed
Qualifications
1 37 (10.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (9.34%) Degree
3 31 (8.52%) MCSE
4 22 (6.04%) MCSA
5 10 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (2.47%) Security Cleared
7 5 (1.37%) CISSP
7 5 (1.37%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.10%) MCITP
9 3 (0.82%) AAT
9 3 (0.82%) ACCA
9 3 (0.82%) CIMA
9 3 (0.82%) CISM
9 3 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.82%) PhD
9 3 (0.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 3 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.55%) CCNA
10 2 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.92%) QA
2 5 (1.37%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (1.37%) HIPAA
3 3 (0.82%) COBIT
3 3 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.55%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.27%) GCP
5 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (15.66%) Active Directory
2 50 (13.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (11.26%) Hyper-V
4 26 (7.14%) Docker
5 11 (3.02%) vSphere
6 6 (1.65%) VMware NSX
7 5 (1.37%) XenApp
8 4 (1.10%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (8.24%) Opscode Chef
1 30 (8.24%) Puppet
2 22 (6.04%) Kubernetes
3 21 (5.77%) Ansible
4 15 (4.12%) Microsoft Intune
5 13 (3.57%) Terraform
6 11 (3.02%) SCOM
7 7 (1.92%) SCCM
7 7 (1.92%) vRealize
8 5 (1.37%) Mesos
8 5 (1.37%) rkt
8 5 (1.37%) SCSM
9 4 (1.10%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (1.10%) Rancher
9 4 (1.10%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.82%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.82%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.55%) Nagios
11 2 (0.55%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 109 (29.95%) Microsoft
2 96 (26.37%) Oracle
3 70 (19.23%) VMware
4 43 (11.81%) Google
5 25 (6.87%) Salesforce.com
6 20 (5.49%) Citrix
7 17 (4.67%) SAP
8 13 (3.57%) IBM
9 11 (3.02%) ServiceNow
9 11 (3.02%) Siebel
10 10 (2.75%) Red Hat
11 9 (2.47%) NetApp
11 9 (2.47%) Rackspace
12 8 (2.20%) Cisco
12 8 (2.20%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 7 (1.92%) Hyperion
14 6 (1.65%) Cognos
14 6 (1.65%) HP
14 6 (1.65%) SaltStack
15 5 (1.37%) Atlassian