Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Google Compute Engine skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google Compute Engine over the 6 months to 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Compute Engine
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1155 1177 1236
Rank change year-on-year +22 +59 +73
Permanent jobs citing Google Compute Engine 23 45 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.024% 0.030%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.072% 0.19% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 53
UK median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +35.71% -30.00%
10th Percentile £49,000 £33,750 £20,750
90th Percentile £73,500 £85,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £21,500
% change year-on-year +41.18% +97.67% -57.00%

Google Compute Engine 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 31736 24283 19957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.23% 12.71% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26104 20402 16431
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Google Compute Engine
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Google Compute Engine as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Google Compute Engine in the UK

Google Compute Engine
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Google Compute Engine in the UK

Google Compute Engine
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google Compute Engine over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Google Compute Engine in the UK

Google Compute Engine
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google Compute Engine within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 +51 21 £60,000 +26.32% 5
London +20 17 £60,000 +26.32% 1
UK excluding London +33 6 £60,000 +41.18% 4
East of England - 4 £60,000 - 1
Scotland -23 2 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing Google Compute Engine 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 Compute Engine.

1 23 (100.00%) Google
1 23 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 22 (95.65%) Linux
3 21 (91.30%) Puppet
4 17 (73.91%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (69.57%) Ansible
5 16 (69.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (65.22%) OpenStack
6 15 (65.22%) Python
7 14 (60.87%) Configuration Management
8 13 (56.52%) Degree
9 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
9 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
10 10 (43.48%) DevOps
10 10 (43.48%) SaltStack
10 10 (43.48%) Ceph
10 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
10 10 (43.48%) Unix
11 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
11 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
11 9 (39.13%) Docker
11 9 (39.13%) Open Source
12 8 (34.78%) Perl
13 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
13 7 (30.43%) Migration
13 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
13 7 (30.43%) Computer Science Degree
14 6 (26.09%) Task Automation
14 6 (26.09%) Elastic Stack

Google Compute Engine
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 15 (65.22%) OpenStack
2 5 (21.74%) Apache
2 5 (21.74%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 23 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 16 (69.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (26.09%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (26.09%) GitHub
4 5 (21.74%) SaaS
5 4 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (17.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (17.39%) Google App Engine
6 2 (8.70%) IaaS
7 1 (4.35%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (4.35%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
2 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
2 6 (26.09%) InfiniBand
2 6 (26.09%) Internet
3 4 (17.39%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 4 (17.39%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
1 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
2 6 (26.09%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Data Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Research Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Architect
6 3 (13.04%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (13.04%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (8.70%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (21.74%) LAMP
2 5 (21.74%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (21.74%) OpenVZ
3 4 (17.39%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
2 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
3 6 (26.09%) LIMS
4 5 (21.74%) Virtual Team
5 3 (13.04%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (8.70%) Replication
7 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
7 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
7 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Unix
3 4 (17.39%) CoreOS
3 4 (17.39%) Debian
3 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu
4 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Configuration Management
2 10 (43.48%) DevOps
3 9 (39.13%) Open Source
3 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
4 7 (30.43%) Migration
5 6 (26.09%) Biology
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
5 6 (26.09%) Data Management
5 6 (26.09%) Information Management
5 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
5 6 (26.09%) Task Automation
5 6 (26.09%) Time Management
6 5 (21.74%) Parallel Processing
7 4 (17.39%) High Availability
7 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
7 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (17.39%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Python
2 8 (34.78%) Perl
3 5 (21.74%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) PHP
3 5 (21.74%) Ruby
3 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Degree
2 7 (30.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (26.09%) PhD
4 1 (4.35%) MCSD
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Ceph
2 9 (39.13%) Docker
3 6 (26.09%) GPFS
3 6 (26.09%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
5 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (91.30%) Puppet
2 17 (73.91%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (69.57%) Ansible
4 6 (26.09%) Grafana
4 6 (26.09%) Icinga
5 4 (17.39%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Google
2 10 (43.48%) SaltStack
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) Intel
5 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco
6 2 (8.70%) Dell
6 2 (8.70%) EMC
7 1 (4.35%) Rackspace