Private Cloud
UK

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Private Cloud in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Private Cloud over the 6 months to 7 December 2023 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
7 Dec 2023
Same period 2022 Same period 2021
Rank 371 609 645
Rank change year-on-year +238 +36 -83
Permanent jobs citing Private Cloud 414 516 483
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.78% 0.42% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.12% 0.98% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 259 377 370
10th Percentile £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £56,250 £52,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £66,000 £69,447 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.96% -0.79% +7.69%
75th Percentile £82,548 £89,852 £85,000
90th Percentile £106,250 £107,500 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £68,515 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.43% +14.19% -4.00%

All Generic Skills
UK

Private Cloud is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 19,511 52,884 56,385
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 36.83% 43.05% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14,245 29,698 33,809
10th Percentile £33,000 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £64,750 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.47% +7.92% -
75th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £106,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Private Cloud as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Private Cloud in the UK

Private Cloud
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Private Cloud.

Salary trend for Private Cloud in the UK

Private Cloud
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Private Cloud over the 6 months to 7 December 2023.

Salary histogram for Private Cloud in the UK

Private Cloud
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Private Cloud within the UK over the 6 months to 7 December 2023. 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
Jobs
England +224 343 £67,500 -2.80% 85
UK excluding London +246 295 £60,000 -12.43% 63
Work from Home +177 243 £65,000 -6.40% 51
London +174 98 £87,500 +4.79% 27
South West +117 90 £60,000 -13.60% 20
North of England +108 84 £62,500 -8.78% 17
North West +130 47 £57,500 -14.46% 8
Scotland +46 42 £70,576 +4.35% 2
Yorkshire +58 35 £70,576 +3.01% 7
South East +144 33 £70,000 +16.67% 9
Midlands +145 30 £55,000 -18.52% 11
East Midlands +68 18 £50,000 +25.00% 4
West Midlands +125 12 £78,750 +12.50% 7
Wales +18 11 £72,500 +4.40% 4
Northern Ireland +44 8 £45,000 +38.46%
North East +45 4 £57,500 +9.52% 2
East of England +111 2 £82,500 +135.71%
Channel Islands - 1 £55,000 -

Private Cloud
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (6.04%) WebSphere
2 24 (5.80%) Captiva
2 24 (5.80%) FileNet
3 4 (0.97%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.72%) Apache
4 3 (0.72%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.48%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.24%) IIS
6 1 (0.24%) JBoss
6 1 (0.24%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 278 (67.15%) Azure
2 123 (29.71%) AWS
3 112 (27.05%) IaaS
3 112 (27.05%) PaaS
4 87 (21.01%) SaaS
5 77 (18.60%) GCP
6 45 (10.87%) Azure DevOps
7 43 (10.39%) Microsoft 365
8 39 (9.42%) Cloud Computing
9 29 (7.00%) GitHub
10 20 (4.83%) Entra ID
11 19 (4.59%) Amazon EC2
12 18 (4.35%) Amazon S3
13 17 (4.11%) Serverless
14 16 (3.86%) AWS CloudFormation
15 9 (2.17%) OpenShift
16 8 (1.93%) Amazon EKS
17 7 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
18 4 (0.97%) Azure Logic Apps
18 4 (0.97%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 74 (17.87%) SAN
2 34 (8.21%) VPN
3 25 (6.04%) Software-Defined Networking
4 23 (5.56%) NGFW
5 21 (5.07%) Firewall
6 20 (4.83%) LAN
7 19 (4.59%) WAN
8 13 (3.14%) Network Security
9 10 (2.42%) DNS
9 10 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.97%) WLAN
11 3 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (0.72%) IPsec
11 3 (0.72%) SD-WAN
11 3 (0.72%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.72%) VXLAN
12 2 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.48%) Ethernet VPN
12 2 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.83%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (2.17%) NoSQL
3 8 (1.93%) BigQuery
3 8 (1.93%) Data Lake
3 8 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.93%) MySQL
3 8 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (1.45%) SQL Server
5 4 (0.97%) Flink
6 3 (0.72%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (0.72%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.48%) Apache Ignite
7 2 (0.48%) Power BI
8 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.24%) DB2
8 1 (0.24%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.24%) Redis
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 64 (15.46%) GitLab
1 64 (15.46%) Jenkins
2 26 (6.28%) JIRA
3 24 (5.80%) Oracle Forms
4 22 (5.31%) Git
5 10 (2.42%) Maven
6 9 (2.17%) Bitbucket
7 8 (1.93%) Artifactory
8 6 (1.45%) Selenium
8 6 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (0.97%) CircleCI
9 4 (0.97%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.97%) GoCD
9 4 (0.97%) JUnit
9 4 (0.97%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.48%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 128 (30.92%) Social Skills
2 115 (27.78%) Finance
3 87 (21.01%) Banking
4 70 (16.91%) Presentation Skills
5 47 (11.35%) Organisational Skills
6 19 (4.59%) Manufacturing
7 17 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (4.11%) Influencing Skills
8 13 (3.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 6 (1.45%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.45%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.45%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.97%) Law
10 4 (0.97%) Public Sector
11 3 (0.72%) Marketing
12 2 (0.48%) Legal
13 1 (0.24%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 125 (30.19%) Architect
2 73 (17.63%) Infrastructure Architect
3 56 (13.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 49 (11.84%) Software Engineer
5 41 (9.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 40 (9.66%) Developer
7 26 (6.28%) Cloud Architect
8 24 (5.80%) Citrix Architect
8 24 (5.80%) FileNet Engineer
9 22 (5.31%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 22 (5.31%) VMware Engineer
10 21 (5.07%) Senior
10 21 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (4.11%) Java Developer
12 16 (3.86%) Lead
13 15 (3.62%) Azure Architect
13 15 (3.62%) Cloud Engineer
13 15 (3.62%) Java Engineer
14 13 (3.14%) DevOps Developer
15 12 (2.90%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.76%) JSON
2 26 (6.28%) ARM Templates
2 26 (6.28%) YAML
3 23 (5.56%) Kafka
4 19 (4.59%) OpenID
4 19 (4.59%) Spring Boot
5 15 (3.62%) Spring
6 14 (3.38%) Elastic Stack
6 14 (3.38%) React
6 14 (3.38%) SAML
7 11 (2.66%) .NET
7 11 (2.66%) AngularJS
8 10 (2.42%) OAuth
9 9 (2.17%) Keycloak
9 9 (2.17%) OAuth2
10 2 (0.48%) Middleware
10 2 (0.48%) REST
10 2 (0.48%) SPNEGO
10 2 (0.48%) XML
11 1 (0.24%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 123 (29.71%) Public Cloud
2 54 (13.04%) Virtual Team
3 43 (10.39%) Data Centre
4 25 (6.04%) Cloud Native
5 24 (5.80%) DataPower
6 18 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (1.93%) Blockchain
7 8 (1.93%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (1.93%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.45%) PKI
9 5 (1.21%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.72%) Clustering
10 3 (0.72%) Replication
11 2 (0.48%) Legacy Systems
11 2 (0.48%) Product Ownership
11 2 (0.48%) Tandem
12 1 (0.24%) Distributed Systems
12 1 (0.24%) FMCG
12 1 (0.24%) Onboarding
12 1 (0.24%) Team-Oriented Environment
Operating Systems
1 129 (31.16%) Linux
2 104 (25.12%) Windows
3 42 (10.14%) Unix
4 22 (5.31%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.48%) AIX
7 2 (0.48%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.48%) Solaris
7 2 (0.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.24%) Android
8 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.24%) VMS
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (56.28%) Agile
2 202 (48.79%) DevOps
3 159 (38.41%) Infrastructure as Code
4 114 (27.54%) CI/CD
5 106 (25.60%) Actionable Insight
6 102 (24.64%) Containerisation
7 73 (17.63%) Mentoring
8 66 (15.94%) Project Management
8 66 (15.94%) Technology Transformation
9 62 (14.98%) Software Engineering
10 59 (14.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 54 (13.04%) Requirements Analysis
12 47 (11.35%) TOGAF
13 43 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
13 43 (10.39%) SDLC
14 42 (10.14%) Migration
14 42 (10.14%) Risk Register
14 42 (10.14%) Security Architecture
14 42 (10.14%) Waterfall
15 39 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 104 (25.12%) Java
2 49 (11.84%) PowerShell
3 48 (11.59%) Python
4 37 (8.94%) SQL
5 22 (5.31%) Bash
6 18 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 14 (3.38%) C#
8 10 (2.42%) TypeScript
9 9 (2.17%) Bicep
10 7 (1.69%) Kotlin
11 6 (1.45%) C
11 6 (1.45%) C++
11 6 (1.45%) Ruby
12 5 (1.21%) Go
13 4 (0.97%) Groovy
14 3 (0.72%) Perl
14 3 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 90 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 70 (16.91%) SC Cleared
3 21 (5.07%) Degree
4 14 (3.38%) DV Cleared
5 13 (3.14%) Azure Certification
5 13 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.21%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.48%) CCIE
8 2 (0.48%) CCNP
8 2 (0.48%) JNCIE
8 2 (0.48%) MCSE
9 1 (0.24%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.24%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 1 (0.24%) CCNA
9 1 (0.24%) LPIC
9 1 (0.24%) MCITP
9 1 (0.24%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.80%) GDPR
2 8 (1.93%) SLA
3 5 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.48%) NCSC
5 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.24%) PMO
System Software
1 81 (19.57%) Docker
2 66 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (6.76%) Virtual Machines
4 27 (6.52%) Virtual Desktop
4 27 (6.52%) Virtual Servers
4 27 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
5 26 (6.28%) vSphere
6 25 (6.04%) Active Directory
7 23 (5.56%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.48%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.24%) Firmware
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 139 (33.57%) Terraform
2 99 (23.91%) Ansible
3 94 (22.71%) Kubernetes
4 27 (6.52%) vCenter Server
5 26 (6.28%) VxRail
6 20 (4.83%) Puppet
7 15 (3.62%) Progress Chef
8 13 (3.14%) Grafana
8 13 (3.14%) Prometheus
9 11 (2.66%) Single Sign-On
10 9 (2.17%) Packer
11 7 (1.69%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 6 (1.45%) Microsoft Intune
13 4 (0.97%) Fortio
13 4 (0.97%) Istio
13 4 (0.97%) Kiali
13 4 (0.97%) Nagios
14 2 (0.48%) BMC PATROL
14 2 (0.48%) NetBackup
14 2 (0.48%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 96 (23.19%) Oracle
2 92 (22.22%) VMware
3 66 (15.94%) Microsoft
4 31 (7.49%) Citrix
5 26 (6.28%) SAP
6 25 (6.04%) IBM
7 24 (5.80%) Kofax
7 24 (5.80%) Pega
7 24 (5.80%) ServiceNow
8 16 (3.86%) BMC
9 15 (3.62%) Cisco
9 15 (3.62%) Google
10 11 (2.66%) Red Hat
11 10 (2.42%) Splunk
12 7 (1.69%) Veeam
13 6 (1.45%) Palo Alto
14 5 (1.21%) Meraki
15 4 (0.97%) New Relic
16 3 (0.72%) Commvault
16 3 (0.72%) Dell