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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 462 689 861
Rank change year-on-year +227 +172  
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 440 264 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.25% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.48% 2.24% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 355 201 85
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

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 12644 11797 9022
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 14.79% 11.28% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10545 9904 7181
Median salary £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.99% +1.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,764 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £78,500
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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +196 410 £60,000 +20.00% 85
London +177 249 £62,500 +19.04% 51
South East +57 48 £40,000 -5.88% 6
North West +29 48 £65,000 +30.00% 9
Manchester +20 47 £65,000 +30.00% 9
City of London +53 28 £68,750 +37.50% 12
Yorkshire +52 25 £65,000 +10.63% 5
West Yorkshire +33 22 £65,000 +10.63% 5
Berkshire - 21 £47,500 -
Leeds - 19 £65,000 - 3
East Midlands +25 18 £55,000 +83.33% 5
Oldham - 12 - - 1
Surrey +59 11 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Woking - 11 £37,500 -
Reading - 10 £42,000 -
South West +21 9 £50,000 -28.57% 4
Northamptonshire - 8 £35,000 -
Kent +24 7 - - 1
Scotland +20 7 £75,000 +57.89%
East of England -14 6 £30,000 -42.85% 3
Hampshire -15 6 £42,500 - 2
Derbyshire - 6 - -
Northampton - 6 £22,500 -
Derby - 6 - -
West Midlands - 6 £40,000 - 1
Bristol -8 5 £50,000 -31.03% 1
Staffordshire - 5 £40,000 -
Northern Ireland - 5 £47,500 -
Suffolk - 5 £30,000 -
County Armagh - 5 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 753 (90.72%) Google
2 599 (72.17%) Amazon AWS
3 377 (45.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 333 (40.12%) Python
5 285 (34.34%) Linux
6 280 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
7 272 (32.77%) DevOps
8 240 (28.92%) Java
9 235 (28.31%) SQL
10 218 (26.27%) Docker
11 200 (24.10%) Git (software)
12 194 (23.37%) Puppet
13 182 (21.93%) Ansible
14 177 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
15 173 (20.84%) Opscode Chef
16 171 (20.60%) JavaScript
17 167 (20.12%) Web Services
18 159 (19.16%) Degree
19 151 (18.19%) Jenkins
20 139 (16.75%) TDD
21 138 (16.63%) Windows
22 137 (16.51%) Microsoft
23 135 (16.27%) Analytics
24 127 (15.30%) NoSQL
24 127 (15.30%) Big Data
25 122 (14.70%) Finance
26 119 (14.34%) HTML
26 119 (14.34%) AngularJS
26 119 (14.34%) Kubernetes
27 118 (14.22%) MongoDB

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 72 (8.67%) Apache Spark
2 49 (5.90%) Elasticsearch
3 36 (4.34%) Apache
4 34 (4.10%) OpenStack
5 28 (3.37%) IIS
6 26 (3.13%) nginx
7 17 (2.05%) MS Exchange
7 17 (2.05%) SAS
7 17 (2.05%) WordPress
8 13 (1.57%) Cloud Foundry
8 13 (1.57%) Skype for Business
8 13 (1.57%) Tomcat
9 12 (1.45%) Apache Pig
10 11 (1.33%) JBoss
10 11 (1.33%) MQSeries
11 10 (1.20%) Apache Solr
11 10 (1.20%) Luigi
12 6 (0.72%) CloudStack
12 6 (0.72%) Drupal
13 5 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 42 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.01%) MS Office
3 13 (1.57%) SPSS
4 7 (0.84%) MS Project
4 7 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.48%) Weka
6 3 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.36%) Stata
7 1 (0.12%) Blender
7 1 (0.12%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 8 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.72%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.36%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.24%) Magento
4 2 (0.24%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 599 (72.17%) Amazon AWS
2 377 (45.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 98 (11.81%) Google App Engine
4 65 (7.83%) CloudBees
5 54 (6.51%) IaaS
6 51 (6.14%) SaaS
7 49 (5.90%) PaaS
8 33 (3.98%) Google Compute Engine
9 32 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
9 32 (3.86%) Office 365
10 27 (3.25%) GitHub
11 22 (2.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 22 (2.65%) Heroku
12 19 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
13 18 (2.17%) Amazon S3
14 17 (2.05%) OpenShift
15 15 (1.81%) AWS CloudFormation
15 15 (1.81%) AWS Lambda
15 15 (1.81%) Google Analytics
16 11 (1.33%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 67 (8.07%) Internet
2 50 (6.02%) DNS
3 42 (5.06%) Firewall
4 40 (4.82%) SAN
5 37 (4.46%) HTTP
6 26 (3.13%) VPN
7 22 (2.65%) DHCP
8 16 (1.93%) VoIP
9 14 (1.69%) NAS
9 14 (1.69%) SSL
10 13 (1.57%) iSCSI
10 13 (1.57%) TCP/IP
11 10 (1.20%) MPLS
12 9 (1.08%) BGP
13 8 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (0.84%) HTTPS
14 7 (0.84%) VLAN
14 7 (0.84%) WAN
15 6 (0.72%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (15.30%) Big Data
1 127 (15.30%) NoSQL
2 118 (14.22%) MongoDB
3 116 (13.98%) BigQuery
3 116 (13.98%) Hadoop
4 115 (13.86%) MySQL
5 105 (12.65%) SQL Server
6 77 (9.28%) Data Warehouse
7 69 (8.31%) Amazon Redshift
8 63 (7.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 62 (7.47%) PostgreSQL
10 58 (6.99%) Redis
11 55 (6.63%) Relational Database
12 44 (5.30%) Apache Hive
13 37 (4.46%) HBase
14 36 (4.34%) Neo4j
14 36 (4.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 28 (3.37%) Bigtable
16 25 (3.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 23 (2.77%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 200 (24.10%) Git (software)
2 151 (18.19%) Jenkins
3 94 (11.33%) JIRA
4 91 (10.96%) Vagrant
5 89 (10.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 83 (10.00%) Selenium
7 82 (9.88%) Subversion
8 69 (8.31%) Octopus Deploy
9 67 (8.07%) Team Foundation Server
10 65 (7.83%) ClearCase
10 65 (7.83%) GoCD
10 65 (7.83%) HP UFT
11 51 (6.14%) Maven
12 37 (4.46%) GitLab
13 36 (4.34%) TeamCity
14 32 (3.86%) Travis CI
15 31 (3.73%) Talend Open Studio
16 16 (1.93%) Hudson
17 10 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
18 9 (1.08%) Grunt
General
1 122 (14.70%) Finance
2 75 (9.04%) Retail
3 46 (5.54%) Games
4 44 (5.30%) Manufacturing
5 29 (3.49%) Local Government
5 29 (3.49%) Telecoms
6 27 (3.25%) Marketing
7 26 (3.13%) Banking
8 20 (2.41%) Publishing
9 18 (2.17%) Advertising
9 18 (2.17%) Financial Institution
10 13 (1.57%) Law
11 11 (1.33%) Legal
12 8 (0.96%) Back Office
13 7 (0.84%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.36%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.12%) Electronics
15 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 246 (29.64%) Developer
2 138 (16.63%) Consultant
3 113 (13.61%) Architect
4 75 (9.04%) Java Developer
5 68 (8.19%) DevOps Engineer
6 67 (8.07%) Cloud Architect
7 63 (7.59%) Data Engineer
8 55 (6.63%) Cloud Consultant
9 49 (5.90%) AWS Consultant
10 48 (5.78%) AWS Architect
10 48 (5.78%) Senior Consultant
11 47 (5.66%) Senior Architect
12 46 (5.54%) DevOps Consultant
12 46 (5.54%) Full Stack Developer
13 44 (5.30%) Cloud Engineer
14 37 (4.46%) Senior Developer
15 33 (3.98%) JavaScript Developer
15 33 (3.98%) PHP Developer
16 32 (3.86%) AWS Developer
16 32 (3.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (20.12%) Web Services
2 119 (14.34%) AngularJS
2 119 (14.34%) HTML
3 110 (13.25%) CSS
4 105 (12.65%) Node.js
5 74 (8.92%) jQuery
6 67 (8.07%) Elastic Stack
7 65 (7.83%) HTML5
8 60 (7.23%) .NET
8 60 (7.23%) REST
9 58 (6.99%) Django
10 56 (6.75%) RESTful
11 55 (6.63%) React
12 49 (5.90%) Kafka
13 48 (5.78%) CSS3
14 41 (4.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 37 (4.46%) Flask
16 33 (3.98%) Middleware
17 32 (3.86%) JSON
18 27 (3.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 90 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (10.12%) Computer Science
3 53 (6.39%) Public Cloud
3 53 (6.39%) User Experience
4 50 (6.02%) Management Information System
5 36 (4.34%) Data Centre
5 36 (4.34%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (3.49%) Hybrid Cloud
7 28 (3.37%) Private Cloud
8 23 (2.77%) Equities
9 21 (2.53%) Fixed Income
10 19 (2.29%) Fintech
11 18 (2.17%) Algorithms
11 18 (2.17%) Replication
12 15 (1.81%) Linux Command Line
13 14 (1.69%) Social Media
14 13 (1.57%) Client/Server
14 13 (1.57%) Data Structures
15 11 (1.33%) Internet of Things
15 11 (1.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 285 (34.34%) Linux
2 138 (16.63%) Windows
3 99 (11.93%) Unix
4 82 (9.88%) CoreOS
5 52 (6.27%) Windows Server
6 32 (3.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (3.25%) Ubuntu
9 20 (2.41%) Android
10 15 (1.81%) Apple iOS
11 13 (1.57%) CentOS
11 13 (1.57%) Windows 7
11 13 (1.57%) Windows 8
12 10 (1.20%) Debian
13 9 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.96%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.60%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.48%) Fedora
16 4 (0.48%) VMS
17 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (32.77%) DevOps
3 177 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
4 139 (16.75%) TDD
5 135 (16.27%) Analytics
6 113 (13.61%) Software Engineering
7 104 (12.53%) Continuous Delivery
8 102 (12.29%) Business Intelligence
9 95 (11.45%) Scrum
10 88 (10.60%) Configuration Management
11 83 (10.00%) Web Development
12 82 (9.88%) SDLC
13 78 (9.40%) E-Commerce
14 76 (9.16%) Microservices
15 75 (9.04%) Machine Learning
16 71 (8.55%) Migration
17 69 (8.31%) Open Source
18 61 (7.35%) ETL
19 56 (6.75%) Presales
20 48 (5.78%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 333 (40.12%) Python
2 240 (28.92%) Java
3 235 (28.31%) SQL
4 171 (20.60%) JavaScript
5 106 (12.77%) Bash Shell
6 96 (11.57%) Ruby
7 87 (10.48%) PHP
8 75 (9.04%) C#
9 67 (8.07%) PowerShell
10 65 (7.83%) Scala
11 52 (6.27%) C++
12 41 (4.94%) R
13 40 (4.82%) Shell Script
14 35 (4.22%) Go
15 26 (3.13%) T-SQL
16 22 (2.65%) Groovy
17 16 (1.93%) Perl
18 15 (1.81%) F#
19 11 (1.33%) Apple Swift
19 11 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 159 (19.16%) Degree
2 27 (3.25%) Security Cleared
3 23 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (2.53%) MCSE
5 18 (2.17%) CCNA
5 18 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.93%) CCNP
7 14 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (1.20%) MCSA
9 7 (0.84%) MCITP
10 6 (0.72%) CCIE
10 6 (0.72%) PhD
11 5 (0.60%) A+ Certification
11 5 (0.60%) BC Cleared
11 5 (0.60%) CISSP
11 5 (0.60%) MCP
11 5 (0.60%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (0.60%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (7.59%) GCP
2 58 (6.99%) QA
3 18 (2.17%) SLA
4 11 (1.33%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 218 (26.27%) Docker
2 46 (5.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (5.06%) Hyper-V
4 36 (4.34%) Active Directory
5 13 (1.57%) vSphere
6 12 (1.45%) Xen
7 11 (1.33%) HDFS
7 11 (1.33%) Varnish
8 9 (1.08%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 7 (0.84%) KVM
10 6 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (0.72%) XenServer
11 4 (0.48%) NFS
11 4 (0.48%) vCloud
12 3 (0.36%) Gluster
13 2 (0.24%) Apache Flume
13 2 (0.24%) iptables
13 2 (0.24%) Postfix
13 2 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 194 (23.37%) Puppet
2 182 (21.93%) Ansible
3 173 (20.84%) Opscode Chef
4 119 (14.34%) Kubernetes
5 88 (10.60%) Nagios
6 70 (8.43%) Graphite
7 33 (3.98%) Terraform
8 19 (2.29%) HAProxy
9 17 (2.05%) Mesos
9 17 (2.05%) ZABBIX
10 15 (1.81%) Capistrano
11 13 (1.57%) Salt
12 11 (1.33%) Pingdom
13 10 (1.20%) logstash
13 10 (1.20%) Tivoli
14 8 (0.96%) CA Spectrum
14 8 (0.96%) Netcool
14 8 (0.96%) Packer
15 7 (0.84%) CA Service Virtualization
15 7 (0.84%) Kibana
Vendors
1 753 (90.72%) Google
2 137 (16.51%) Microsoft
3 105 (12.65%) VMware
4 89 (10.72%) Tableau
5 69 (8.31%) New Relic
6 67 (8.07%) AppDynamics
7 60 (7.23%) Rackspace
8 50 (6.02%) Dynatrace
9 41 (4.94%) Oracle
10 32 (3.86%) Cisco
11 31 (3.73%) Talend
12 29 (3.49%) HP
13 26 (3.13%) IBM
13 26 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
14 22 (2.65%) CA
15 21 (2.53%) SaltStack
16 20 (2.41%) Citrix
17 19 (2.29%) SAP
18 17 (2.05%) Cadence
18 17 (2.05%) Splunk
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Quarterly Pay Review - Bonus (every
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ferndown, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
North London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £76400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £76400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Send
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum Full Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Apollo Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £65000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000 - £47500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum Basix salary to £80,000 plus variabl
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens - options
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago