Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Compute Engine
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1159 1189 1230
Rank change year-on-year +30 +41 +57
Permanent jobs citing Google Compute Engine 30 48 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.025% 0.030%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.088% 0.19% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 55
UK median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +18.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £48,250 £31,875 £20,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £85,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year +50.00% +77.78% -55.00%

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 33972 24825 20369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.86% 13.08% 9.37%
Number of salaries quoted 27970 20872 16916
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £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% +4.94%

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 23 November 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 23 November 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 +32 28 £60,000 +26.32% 8
London +4 22 £60,000 +26.32% 3
UK excluding London +30 8 £60,000 +50.00% 6
East of England - 6 £60,000 - 1
Scotland -22 2 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 30 (100.00%) Google
1 30 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 30 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 26 (86.67%) Linux
3 25 (83.33%) Puppet
4 20 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (66.67%) Python
5 19 (63.33%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (60.00%) Ansible
7 17 (56.67%) OpenStack
7 17 (56.67%) Degree
8 16 (53.33%) Configuration Management
9 13 (43.33%) Unix
9 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
10 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
10 12 (40.00%) DevOps
10 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
10 12 (40.00%) Docker
10 12 (40.00%) Ceph
11 11 (36.67%) Open Source
11 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
12 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
12 10 (33.33%) SaltStack
13 9 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
13 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
13 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
14 8 (26.67%) Perl
14 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
15 7 (23.33%) Virtual Team
15 7 (23.33%) SaaS

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 17 (56.67%) OpenStack
2 5 (16.67%) Apache
2 5 (16.67%) nginx
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 30 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 30 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 20 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (23.33%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (23.33%) SaaS
4 6 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (20.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 6 (20.00%) GitHub
4 6 (20.00%) Google App Engine
5 2 (6.67%) IaaS
6 1 (3.33%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (3.33%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (3.33%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 6 (20.00%) InfiniBand
2 6 (20.00%) Internet
3 4 (13.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (20.00%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 12 (40.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Data Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Research Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.67%) IT Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Blockchain Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
1 6 (20.00%) Web Services
2 5 (16.67%) LAMP
2 5 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (16.67%) OpenVZ
3 1 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (23.33%) Virtual Team
4 6 (20.00%) LIMS
5 3 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (6.67%) Replication
7 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
7 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Linux
2 13 (43.33%) Unix
3 6 (20.00%) CoreOS
3 6 (20.00%) Debian
3 6 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Configuration Management
2 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
3 12 (40.00%) DevOps
4 11 (36.67%) Open Source
5 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
6 7 (23.33%) Migration
7 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.00%) Biology
7 6 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 6 (20.00%) Data Management
7 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (20.00%) Information Management
7 6 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (20.00%) Physics
7 6 (20.00%) Scrum
7 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) Python
2 8 (26.67%) Perl
3 5 (16.67%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) PHP
3 5 (16.67%) Ruby
3 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Degree
2 9 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (20.00%) PhD
4 1 (3.33%) MCSD
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Ceph
1 12 (40.00%) Docker
2 6 (20.00%) GPFS
2 6 (20.00%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (83.33%) Puppet
2 19 (63.33%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (60.00%) Ansible
4 6 (20.00%) Grafana
4 6 (20.00%) Icinga
4 6 (20.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Google
2 10 (33.33%) SaltStack
3 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) Intel
5 3 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco
6 2 (6.67%) Dell
6 2 (6.67%) EMC
7 1 (3.33%) Rackspace