The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google Cloud Platform over the 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 452 680 797
Rank change year-on-year +228 +117  
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 483 240 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.57% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.45% 2.05% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 418 207 141
Median salary £65,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.80% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £78,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.44% +5.88%  

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

Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 14014 11683 9395
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.49% 11.72% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11649 9870 7531
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Google Cloud Platform as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in the UK

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform.

Salary trend for Google Cloud Platform in the UK

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Google Cloud Platform in the UK

Google Cloud Platform
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +247 470 £65,000 +23.80% 82
London +192 293 £70,000 +27.27% 52
North West +14 52 £66,500 +121.66% 6
Manchester +26 51 £66,500 +121.66% 5
South East +85 46 £42,500 - 2
City of London +63 43 £70,000 +16.66% 10
Yorkshire +48 42 £50,000 -23.07% 7
West Yorkshire +22 27 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Leeds +35 24 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Berkshire - 22 £55,000 -
South West -1 15 £61,250 +2.08% 6
North Yorkshire - 15 £37,500 - 4
Harrogate - 13 £37,500 - 4
Reading - 12 £55,000 -
Bristol -4 11 £62,500 -33.33% 2
Surrey +57 9 £40,000 -23.80%
East of England -26 9 £42,000 -20.00% 6
Woking - 9 £40,000 -
West Midlands +36 8 £50,000 +17.64%
Kent +26 5 - -
Oxfordshire +17 5 £100,000 +150.00% 2
Scotland +16 5 £97,500 +125.63% 2
Hampshire +7 5 £38,750 -8.82%
Norwich - 5 £45,000 - 2
Norfolk - 5 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands +24 4 £63,750 -29.16% 2
Staffordshire +19 4 £50,000 -
Lichfield +11 4 £50,000 -
Edinburgh +6 4 £97,500 +135.38% 2
Slough - 4 - -

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 826 (90.67%) Google
2 697 (76.51%) Amazon AWS
3 426 (46.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 381 (41.82%) Python
5 346 (37.98%) DevOps
6 314 (34.47%) Agile Software Development
7 283 (31.06%) Java
8 282 (30.95%) Linux
9 275 (30.19%) Docker
10 242 (26.56%) SQL
11 234 (25.69%) Puppet
12 208 (22.83%) Ansible
13 194 (21.30%) Opscode Chef
14 185 (20.31%) Kubernetes
15 178 (19.54%) JavaScript
16 173 (18.99%) Git (software)
17 172 (18.88%) Jenkins
18 163 (17.89%) Big Data
18 163 (17.89%) Web Services
19 162 (17.78%) Degree
20 156 (17.12%) Microsoft
21 152 (16.68%) TDD
22 149 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
23 148 (16.25%) Analytics
24 147 (16.14%) NoSQL
25 144 (15.81%) Hadoop
26 139 (15.26%) Finance
27 130 (14.27%) Business Intelligence
27 130 (14.27%) MySQL
28 129 (14.16%) Windows

Google Cloud Platform
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 93 (10.21%) Apache Spark
2 67 (7.35%) Elasticsearch
3 40 (4.39%) Apache
4 39 (4.28%) OpenStack
5 32 (3.51%) nginx
6 20 (2.20%) IIS
7 16 (1.76%) Apache Solr
8 14 (1.54%) Luigi
8 14 (1.54%) WordPress
9 13 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
9 13 (1.43%) JBoss
10 12 (1.32%) Skype for Business
11 11 (1.21%) MS Exchange
12 10 (1.10%) Apache Pig
12 10 (1.10%) MQSeries
12 10 (1.10%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.99%) Confluence
14 8 (0.88%) CMS
14 8 (0.88%) Jetty
14 8 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (3.40%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.44%) SPSS
5 4 (0.44%) Weka
6 2 (0.22%) Stata
7 1 (0.11%) Gephi
7 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.66%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.33%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.22%) Magento
4 2 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.22%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.11%) Actimize
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 697 (76.51%) Amazon AWS
2 426 (46.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (7.79%) IaaS
4 65 (7.14%) Google App Engine
5 58 (6.37%) SaaS
6 53 (5.82%) PaaS
7 48 (5.27%) CloudBees
8 29 (3.18%) Google Compute Engine
9 28 (3.07%) OpenShift
10 26 (2.85%) GitHub
10 26 (2.85%) Heroku
11 24 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
12 23 (2.52%) Office 365
13 19 (2.09%) IBM Cloud
14 18 (1.98%) Amazon S3
15 17 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
15 17 (1.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 16 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
17 15 (1.65%) AWS Lambda
17 15 (1.65%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 75 (8.23%) Internet
2 59 (6.48%) Firewall
3 50 (5.49%) DNS
4 36 (3.95%) HTTP
5 33 (3.62%) SAN
6 27 (2.96%) VPN
7 20 (2.20%) SSL
8 16 (1.76%) DHCP
8 16 (1.76%) VoIP
9 14 (1.54%) TCP/IP
10 11 (1.21%) BGP
10 11 (1.21%) MPLS
10 11 (1.21%) Network Security
11 10 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (0.88%) NAS
12 8 (0.88%) SMTP
13 7 (0.77%) Cisco PIX
13 7 (0.77%) HTTPS
13 7 (0.77%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (17.89%) Big Data
2 147 (16.14%) NoSQL
3 144 (15.81%) Hadoop
4 130 (14.27%) MySQL
5 128 (14.05%) BigQuery
6 116 (12.73%) MongoDB
7 101 (11.09%) SQL Server
8 79 (8.67%) Data Warehouse
9 70 (7.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 66 (7.24%) Amazon Redshift
10 66 (7.24%) Relational Database
11 63 (6.92%) PostgreSQL
11 63 (6.92%) Redis
12 53 (5.82%) Apache Hive
13 51 (5.60%) HBase
14 36 (3.95%) Neo4j
15 26 (2.85%) Pentaho
16 25 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 24 (2.63%) Bigtable
18 23 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 173 (18.99%) Git (software)
2 172 (18.88%) Jenkins
3 90 (9.88%) Vagrant
4 76 (8.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 74 (8.12%) JIRA
6 67 (7.35%) Maven
7 59 (6.48%) Selenium
8 57 (6.26%) Subversion
9 55 (6.04%) Octopus Deploy
10 52 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
11 48 (5.27%) ClearCase
11 48 (5.27%) GoCD
11 48 (5.27%) HP UFT
12 44 (4.83%) Talend Open Studio
13 36 (3.95%) TeamCity
14 35 (3.84%) GitLab
15 22 (2.41%) Hudson
16 15 (1.65%) AnthillPro
16 15 (1.65%) CruiseControl
16 15 (1.65%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 139 (15.26%) Finance
2 83 (9.11%) Manufacturing
3 77 (8.45%) Retail
4 65 (7.14%) Marketing
5 48 (5.27%) Telecoms
6 44 (4.83%) Games
7 35 (3.84%) Local Government
8 32 (3.51%) Electronics
9 25 (2.74%) Publishing
10 20 (2.20%) Financial Institution
11 16 (1.76%) Law
12 15 (1.65%) Banking
13 12 (1.32%) Advertising
14 10 (1.10%) Investment Banking
15 8 (0.88%) Back Office
16 6 (0.66%) Legal
17 4 (0.44%) Automotive
18 3 (0.33%) Italian Language
19 2 (0.22%) French Language
19 2 (0.22%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 232 (25.47%) Developer
2 129 (14.16%) Architect
3 123 (13.50%) Consultant
3 123 (13.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 87 (9.55%) Data Engineer
5 77 (8.45%) Cloud Architect
6 72 (7.90%) Java Developer
7 56 (6.15%) Cloud Consultant
8 55 (6.04%) Cloud Engineer
9 54 (5.93%) AWS Architect
10 53 (5.82%) AWS Consultant
11 50 (5.49%) Senior Architect
12 48 (5.27%) Senior Consultant
13 45 (4.94%) DevOps Consultant
14 40 (4.39%) Full Stack Developer
15 37 (4.06%) Lead DevOps
15 37 (4.06%) Web Consultant
16 36 (3.95%) Software Engineer
17 35 (3.84%) Senior Developer
18 33 (3.62%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (17.89%) Web Services
2 120 (13.17%) Node.js
3 109 (11.96%) AngularJS
4 107 (11.75%) HTML
5 103 (11.31%) CSS
6 80 (8.78%) .NET
6 80 (8.78%) React
7 77 (8.45%) Elastic Stack
8 64 (7.03%) Kafka
9 62 (6.81%) jQuery
10 57 (6.26%) RESTful
11 56 (6.15%) REST
12 55 (6.04%) HTML5
13 49 (5.38%) Django
14 41 (4.50%) CSS3
15 40 (4.39%) Spring
16 38 (4.17%) Middleware
17 36 (3.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 33 (3.62%) RabbitMQ
19 28 (3.07%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 93 (10.21%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (9.99%) Computer Science
3 72 (7.90%) Public Cloud
4 57 (6.26%) Management Information System
5 53 (5.82%) Greenfield Project
6 47 (5.16%) Enterprise Software
7 45 (4.94%) User Experience
8 35 (3.84%) Data Centre
9 29 (3.18%) Hybrid Cloud
10 28 (3.07%) Fintech
11 25 (2.74%) Private Cloud
12 23 (2.52%) Equities
12 23 (2.52%) Fixed Income
13 18 (1.98%) Data Structures
14 15 (1.65%) Replication
14 15 (1.65%) Semantic Web
15 14 (1.54%) Blog
15 14 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
16 13 (1.43%) Algorithms
16 13 (1.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 282 (30.95%) Linux
2 129 (14.16%) Windows
3 83 (9.11%) Unix
4 63 (6.92%) CoreOS
5 54 (5.93%) Windows Server
6 28 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (2.96%) Ubuntu
7 27 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (2.74%) CentOS
9 22 (2.41%) Android
10 18 (1.98%) Apple iOS
10 18 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (1.43%) Windows 7
11 13 (1.43%) Windows 8
12 11 (1.21%) Debian
13 8 (0.88%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.55%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.55%) VMS
15 4 (0.44%) Fedora
16 2 (0.22%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (37.98%) DevOps
2 314 (34.47%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (16.68%) TDD
4 149 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
5 148 (16.25%) Analytics
6 130 (14.27%) Business Intelligence
7 119 (13.06%) Software Engineering
8 112 (12.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 108 (11.86%) Open Source
10 107 (11.75%) Scrum
11 102 (11.20%) Machine Learning
11 102 (11.20%) Microservices
12 94 (10.32%) Configuration Management
13 89 (9.77%) E-Commerce
14 75 (8.23%) Migration
15 73 (8.01%) ETL
16 67 (7.35%) Test Automation
17 63 (6.92%) Web Development
18 60 (6.59%) BDD
19 58 (6.37%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 381 (41.82%) Python
2 283 (31.06%) Java
3 242 (26.56%) SQL
4 178 (19.54%) JavaScript
5 111 (12.18%) Bash Shell
6 108 (11.86%) Ruby
7 95 (10.43%) Scala
8 86 (9.44%) PHP
9 84 (9.22%) C#
10 78 (8.56%) Go
11 69 (7.57%) C++
12 43 (4.72%) Shell Script
13 41 (4.50%) PowerShell
13 41 (4.50%) R
14 29 (3.18%) C
15 26 (2.85%) Perl
16 21 (2.31%) T-SQL
17 18 (1.98%) Groovy
18 13 (1.43%) Clojure
18 13 (1.43%) F#
Qualifications
1 162 (17.78%) Degree
2 51 (5.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (2.31%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.09%) SC Cleared
5 18 (1.98%) CCNA
6 16 (1.76%) CCNP
6 16 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (1.65%) MCSE
8 12 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (0.99%) CISSP
10 7 (0.77%) AWS Certification
10 7 (0.77%) CISM
10 7 (0.77%) Master's Degree
10 7 (0.77%) MCITP
10 7 (0.77%) MCSA
10 7 (0.77%) PhD
11 6 (0.66%) CISA
12 5 (0.55%) A+ Certification
12 5 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (8.12%) GCP
2 63 (6.92%) QA
3 17 (1.87%) SLA
4 11 (1.21%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.77%) SSAE 16
6 3 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 275 (30.19%) Docker
2 39 (4.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (3.73%) Active Directory
4 31 (3.40%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.43%) Varnish
6 12 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (1.21%) HDFS
7 11 (1.21%) Xen
8 10 (1.10%) vCloud
9 9 (0.99%) VirtualBox
10 8 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 7 (0.77%) vSphere
12 6 (0.66%) KVM
12 6 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.44%) NFS
13 4 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
14 3 (0.33%) Gluster
14 3 (0.33%) XenServer
15 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
15 2 (0.22%) iptables
Systems Management
1 234 (25.69%) Puppet
2 208 (22.83%) Ansible
3 194 (21.30%) Opscode Chef
4 185 (20.31%) Kubernetes
5 78 (8.56%) Nagios
6 53 (5.82%) Terraform
7 51 (5.60%) Graphite
8 20 (2.20%) Kibana
8 20 (2.20%) logstash
8 20 (2.20%) Mesos
9 18 (1.98%) HAProxy
10 17 (1.87%) ZABBIX
11 16 (1.76%) Prometheus
12 15 (1.65%) CA Service Virtualization
13 14 (1.54%) Salt
14 13 (1.43%) Pingdom
15 12 (1.32%) Capistrano
16 10 (1.10%) Docker Swarm
16 10 (1.10%) Grafana
17 9 (0.99%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 826 (90.67%) Google
2 156 (17.12%) Microsoft
3 100 (10.98%) VMware
4 91 (9.99%) Tableau
5 71 (7.79%) New Relic
5 71 (7.79%) Rackspace
6 50 (5.49%) AppDynamics
6 50 (5.49%) Oracle
6 50 (5.49%) SAP
7 44 (4.83%) Dynatrace
7 44 (4.83%) Talend
8 32 (3.51%) SaltStack
8 32 (3.51%) Splunk
9 29 (3.18%) IBM
10 28 (3.07%) Cisco
11 27 (2.96%) Red Hat
12 26 (2.85%) CA
13 25 (2.74%) MicroStrategy
14 22 (2.41%) Informatica
15 19 (2.09%) HP
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + £5k shift + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + stocks
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Stocks
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £90000 Per Annum bonus incentive, pension, medical care
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
La Fosse Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Craigavon, County Armagh
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Share options
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + equity, benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Significant Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum **Huge Opportunity! - Apply Now!
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £43,000 to £65,000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago