Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Compute Engine
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1137 1134 1226
Rank change year-on-year -3 +92 +71
Permanent jobs citing Google Compute Engine 35 38 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.022% 0.037%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.096% 0.15% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 61
UK median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +6.67% -42.31%
10th Percentile £48,125 £31,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £59,976 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +50.00% +6.67% -25.00%

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 36,285 24,560 21,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.72% 13.98% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 30,072 20,573 18,491
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%

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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Google Compute Engine in the UK

Google Compute Engine
Top 6 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 24 February 2018. 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 +5 34 £60,000 +50.00% 4
London +3 21 £60,000 +29.73% 2
UK excluding London -14 13 £60,000 +50.00% 2
East of England - 12 £60,000 -
North of England +1 1 £40,000 -20.00% 1
North West - 1 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing Google Compute Engine 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 Google Compute Engine.

1 35 (100.00%) Google
1 35 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 34 (97.14%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (80.00%) Linux
4 25 (71.43%) Python
4 25 (71.43%) Puppet
5 24 (68.57%) Unix
6 20 (57.14%) Degree
7 19 (54.29%) Software Engineering
7 19 (54.29%) Configuration Management
8 18 (51.43%) TCP/IP
8 18 (51.43%) OpenStack
8 18 (51.43%) Ceph
9 16 (45.71%) Computer Science
10 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (40.00%) Google App Engine
11 14 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
11 14 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (40.00%) Docker
11 14 (40.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 14 (40.00%) Mathematics
11 14 (40.00%) Ubuntu
11 14 (40.00%) Web Services
12 13 (37.14%) Scrum
12 13 (37.14%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (37.14%) Ansible
13 12 (34.29%) Performance Tuning
13 12 (34.29%) Performance Monitoring
13 12 (34.29%) Server Building

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 18 (51.43%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.71%) Apache
2 2 (5.71%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.86%) Gunicorn
3 1 (2.86%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 35 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 34 (97.14%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (40.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 14 (40.00%) Google App Engine
5 10 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (20.00%) SaaS
7 6 (17.14%) GitHub
8 4 (11.43%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (2.86%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
2 6 (17.14%) InfiniBand
3 2 (5.71%) HTTP
3 2 (5.71%) LAN
3 2 (5.71%) VPN
3 2 (5.71%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (11.43%) Blockchain
2 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.71%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.86%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.14%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Platform Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) Data Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (20.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 6 (17.14%) Research Engineer
6 6 (17.14%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Python Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Blockchain Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Data Science Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior DevOps
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) Web Services
2 6 (17.14%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (5.71%) LAMP
4 1 (2.86%) Celery
4 1 (2.86%) J2EE
4 1 (2.86%) JSON
4 1 (2.86%) JSP
4 1 (2.86%) Node.js
4 1 (2.86%) REST
4 1 (2.86%) SOAP
4 1 (2.86%) WebSockets
4 1 (2.86%) WSDL
4 1 (2.86%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 6 (17.14%) LIMS
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.86%) Mashup
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Linux
2 24 (68.57%) Unix
3 14 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 12 (34.29%) CoreOS
4 12 (34.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Configuration Management
1 19 (54.29%) Software Engineering
2 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 13 (37.14%) Scrum
5 12 (34.29%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (34.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (34.29%) Open Source
5 12 (34.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 12 (34.29%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (34.29%) Physics
5 12 (34.29%) Prototyping
5 12 (34.29%) Server Building
6 9 (25.71%) DevOps
7 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (17.14%) Biology
8 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
8 6 (17.14%) Information Management
8 6 (17.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) Python
2 6 (17.14%) Perl
3 5 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Degree
2 12 (34.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (17.14%) PhD
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Ceph
2 14 (40.00%) Docker
3 6 (17.14%) GPFS
3 6 (17.14%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 2 (5.71%) XenServer
5 1 (2.86%) Squid
Systems Management
1 25 (71.43%) Puppet
2 13 (37.14%) Ansible
2 13 (37.14%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (34.29%) Kubernetes
4 6 (17.14%) Grafana
4 6 (17.14%) Icinga
5 2 (5.71%) Nagios
5 2 (5.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Google
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) SaltStack
3 6 (17.14%) Intel
4 2 (5.71%) New Relic
4 2 (5.71%) Zend
5 1 (2.86%) Apigee
5 1 (2.86%) MuleSoft