Period
to 23 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Cloudflare skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloudflare over the 6 months to 23 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloudflare, Inc
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 930 679 1068
Rank change year-on-year -251 +389 +81
Permanent jobs citing Cloudflare 107 23 30
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.046% 0.021%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.20% 0.12% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 65 22 25
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £50,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £42,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £45,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +50.00% -37.93% +7.41%
75th Percentile £75,000 £68,563 £78,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £79,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £74,250
% change year-on-year +22.22% -39.39% +8.00%

Cloudflare is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 52,810 19,511 43,947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.14% 39.43% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 37,122 16,406 36,119
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £39,850
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Cloudflare
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cloudflare as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cloudflare in the UK

Cloudflare
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloudflare.

Salary trend for Cloudflare in the UK

Cloudflare
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloudflare over the 6 months to 23 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Cloudflare in the UK

Cloudflare
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloudflare within the UK over the 6 months to 23 September 2021. 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 -224 99 £67,500 +50.00% 13
UK excluding London -193 52 £55,000 +22.22% 10
London -193 52 £85,000 +21.86% 3
Work from Home -252 44 £67,500 - 4
South West -91 14 £67,500 +50.00%
Midlands -111 12 £32,500 -13.33% 2
South East -151 10 £66,000 +47.49% 7
North of England - 8 £50,000 -
East Midlands -65 7 £32,500 -13.33% 1
West Midlands -100 5 £54,000 +58.82% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 -
North West - 4 - -
East of England -95 3 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Scotland - 3 £70,000 -
Wales - 2 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 September 2021, IT jobs citing Cloudflare also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Cloudflare.

1 58 (54.21%) AWS
2 52 (48.60%) Git (software)
3 50 (46.73%) E-Commerce
3 50 (46.73%) Redis
4 43 (40.19%) PostgreSQL
4 43 (40.19%) Docker
5 41 (38.32%) Python
6 40 (37.38%) DNS
6 40 (37.38%) JavaScript
6 40 (37.38%) Node.js
6 40 (37.38%) Django
7 39 (36.45%) Social Skills
8 38 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (30.84%) HTML
9 33 (30.84%) CircleCI
10 32 (29.91%) Vue.js
11 30 (28.04%) DevOps
12 29 (27.10%) Microservices
13 28 (26.17%) SQL
13 28 (26.17%) CSS
13 28 (26.17%) JIRA
13 28 (26.17%) Amazon EC2
13 28 (26.17%) Amazon S3
13 28 (26.17%) Serverless
14 27 (25.23%) Azure
15 26 (24.30%) GitHub
15 26 (24.30%) PHP
15 26 (24.30%) TDD
15 26 (24.30%) webpack
16 25 (23.36%) WebSockets

Cloudflare
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 16 (14.95%) CMS
1 16 (14.95%) nginx
2 11 (10.28%) Drupal
2 11 (10.28%) WordPress
3 5 (4.67%) Apache Solr
4 4 (3.74%) Apache
5 2 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.87%) IIS
6 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (5.61%) InDesign
1 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (5.61%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.93%) Figma
Business Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Magento
1 6 (5.61%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 58 (54.21%) AWS
2 28 (26.17%) Amazon EC2
2 28 (26.17%) Amazon S3
2 28 (26.17%) Serverless
3 27 (25.23%) Azure
4 26 (24.30%) GitHub
5 23 (21.50%) Amazon ECS
6 19 (17.76%) Heroku
7 18 (16.82%) CloudFront
7 18 (16.82%) GCP
7 18 (16.82%) SaaS
8 13 (12.15%) AWS Lambda
9 10 (9.35%) Microsoft 365
9 10 (9.35%) Mimecast
9 10 (9.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (8.41%) Azure Storage
10 9 (8.41%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (5.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (5.61%) PaaS
11 6 (5.61%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 40 (37.38%) DNS
2 23 (21.50%) Firewall
3 18 (16.82%) AMQP
4 15 (14.02%) LAN
4 15 (14.02%) VoIP
4 15 (14.02%) WAN
5 14 (13.08%) SAN
6 13 (12.15%) SSL
7 10 (9.35%) Network Security
8 9 (8.41%) Internet
8 9 (8.41%) VLAN
9 5 (4.67%) BGP
9 5 (4.67%) DHCP
9 5 (4.67%) EIGRP
9 5 (4.67%) MPLS
9 5 (4.67%) OSPF
9 5 (4.67%) TACACS
9 5 (4.67%) TCP/IP
9 5 (4.67%) VPN
9 5 (4.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (46.73%) Redis
2 43 (40.19%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (22.43%) MySQL
4 23 (21.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 22 (20.56%) Amazon RDS
6 18 (16.82%) Amazon Athena
7 15 (14.02%) Relational Database
8 11 (10.28%) Amazon Aurora
9 6 (5.61%) MongoDB
10 4 (3.74%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.87%) Big Data
12 1 (0.93%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.93%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.93%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 52 (48.60%) Git (software)
2 33 (30.84%) CircleCI
3 28 (26.17%) JIRA
4 26 (24.30%) webpack
5 17 (15.89%) Cypress.io
5 17 (15.89%) RSpec
5 17 (15.89%) Selenium
6 9 (8.41%) Jenkins
7 8 (7.48%) GitLab
8 7 (6.54%) gulp
9 6 (5.61%) Cactus
9 6 (5.61%) Jasmine
9 6 (5.61%) Mocha
10 2 (1.87%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.93%) GoCD
11 1 (0.93%) Grunt
11 1 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.93%) Yeoman
General
1 39 (36.45%) Social Skills
2 22 (20.56%) Retail
3 21 (19.63%) Games
4 18 (16.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 16 (14.95%) Automotive
6 7 (6.54%) Marketing
7 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (5.61%) Organisational Skills
8 5 (4.67%) Manufacturing
9 3 (2.80%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (47.66%) Developer
2 29 (27.10%) Senior Developer
3 16 (14.95%) Django Developer
3 16 (14.95%) Full Stack Developer
3 16 (14.95%) Python Developer
3 16 (14.95%) Python/Django Developer
3 16 (14.95%) Senior Python Developer
4 10 (9.35%) Administrator
4 10 (9.35%) Azure Administrator
4 10 (9.35%) Lead Developer
4 10 (9.35%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (7.48%) Hyper-V Administrator
5 8 (7.48%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 8 (7.48%) Storage Administrator
5 8 (7.48%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 8 (7.48%) Windows Administrator
5 8 (7.48%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 7 (6.54%) Network Engineer
6 7 (6.54%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (5.61%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (37.38%) Django
1 40 (37.38%) Node.js
2 33 (30.84%) HTML
3 32 (29.91%) Vue.js
4 28 (26.17%) CSS
5 25 (23.36%) WebSockets
6 24 (22.43%) React
7 23 (21.50%) Laravel
7 23 (21.50%) Sass
8 22 (20.56%) Memcached
9 21 (19.63%) Celery
10 18 (16.82%) FastAPI
10 18 (16.82%) Flask
10 18 (16.82%) SQLAlchemy
11 17 (15.89%) Jest
11 17 (15.89%) Nuxt
11 17 (15.89%) Ruby on Rails
11 17 (15.89%) Vuex
12 16 (14.95%) pytest
13 13 (12.15%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.82%) Video on Demand
1 18 (16.82%) Video\Live Streaming
1 18 (16.82%) Virtual Team
2 6 (5.61%) Blog
2 6 (5.61%) Data Structures
2 6 (5.61%) User Experience
3 5 (4.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (4.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (4.67%) Legacy Systems
4 4 (3.74%) Social Media
5 2 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.93%) Clustering
6 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.89%) Windows
2 10 (9.35%) Windows Server
3 9 (8.41%) Linux
4 6 (5.61%) Windows 10
4 6 (5.61%) Windows 7
4 6 (5.61%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.74%) Android
5 4 (3.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.93%) CentOS
6 1 (0.93%) Mesosphere
6 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (46.73%) E-Commerce
2 38 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (28.04%) DevOps
4 29 (27.10%) Microservices
5 26 (24.30%) TDD
6 25 (23.36%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (21.50%) Test Automation
8 21 (19.63%) API Development
9 20 (18.69%) Full Stack Development
10 18 (16.82%) SIEM
10 18 (16.82%) Technical Debt
11 17 (15.89%) Domain Models
11 17 (15.89%) Mentoring
12 16 (14.95%) BDD
12 16 (14.95%) Software Testing
13 14 (13.08%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (11.21%) Infrastructure Automation
15 11 (10.28%) Front End Development
15 11 (10.28%) Infrastructure as Code
16 10 (9.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 41 (38.32%) Python
2 40 (37.38%) JavaScript
3 28 (26.17%) SQL
4 26 (24.30%) PHP
5 19 (17.76%) ES6
6 17 (15.89%) Ruby
7 16 (14.95%) PowerShell
8 8 (7.48%) TypeScript
9 6 (5.61%) Java
10 5 (4.67%) C#
11 2 (1.87%) Go
11 2 (1.87%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.93%) Scala
12 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (1.87%) CCNA
1 2 (1.87%) CCNP
1 2 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (40.19%) Docker
2 10 (9.35%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.35%) Hyper-V
2 10 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.67%) Varnish
4 4 (3.74%) VMware NSX
5 2 (1.87%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.93%) NFS
6 1 (0.93%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (12.15%) Terraform
2 11 (10.28%) Grafana
3 7 (6.54%) Kubernetes
4 6 (5.61%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (5.61%) Prometheus
5 5 (4.67%) FortiGate
5 5 (4.67%) Pingdom
6 4 (3.74%) Rancher
6 4 (3.74%) Rsyslog
6 4 (3.74%) Salt
7 2 (1.87%) Ansible
7 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.87%) Puppet
8 1 (0.93%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.93%) Galera Cluster
8 1 (0.93%) Icinga
8 1 (0.93%) Kibana
8 1 (0.93%) logstash
8 1 (0.93%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (21.50%) New Relic
2 22 (20.56%) Google
3 20 (18.69%) Microsoft
4 19 (17.76%) Palo Alto
5 16 (14.95%) Splunk
6 10 (9.35%) Aruba
6 10 (9.35%) SonicWALL
6 10 (9.35%) VMware
7 8 (7.48%) Netlify
8 7 (6.54%) Cisco
8 7 (6.54%) IBM
9 6 (5.61%) Adobe
10 5 (4.67%) CheckPoint
10 5 (4.67%) Darktrace
10 5 (4.67%) Dell
10 5 (4.67%) Forcepoint
10 5 (4.67%) HP
10 5 (4.67%) Meraki
10 5 (4.67%) Oracle
10 5 (4.67%) Proofpoint