The median annual salary for a Senior Cloud Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Cloud Engineer
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 784 888 928
Rank change year-on-year +104 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Cloud Engineer 90 59 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.060% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.062% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 73 48 43
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £44,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85218 95218 107157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.54% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 69700 80264 88299
Median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Senior Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior Cloud Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Cloud Engineer in the UK

Senior Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Cloud Engineer.

Salary trend for Senior Cloud Engineer in the UK

Senior Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Cloud Engineer over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Cloud Engineer in the UK

Senior Cloud Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Cloud Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 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 +76 83 £59,000 +2.60% 3
London +48 32 £67,500 +8.00%
South East +41 30 £59,500 -0.83%
East of England - 14 £55,000 -
Berkshire +23 10 £60,000 +9.09%
Hampshire +38 9 £56,750 +3.18%
Farnborough - 9 £56,750 -
Hertfordshire - 9 £55,000 -
Watford - 8 £55,000 -
Surrey +39 6 £70,000 +16.66%
Oxfordshire - 6 £57,500 -
Staines - 6 £70,000 -
Oxford - 6 £57,500 -
Swansea - 6 £49,039 -
Wales - 6 £49,039 -
West Wales - 6 £49,039 -
Reading +29 5 £55,000 -8.33%
Bedfordshire - 5 £47,500 -
City of London +24 4 £87,500 +25.00%
Manchester - 4 £47,500 - 1
North West - 4 £47,500 - 1
Yorkshire +2 2 £62,500 +25.00%
South West - 2 £60,000 -
Somerset - 2 £60,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £60,000 -
Swindon - 2 £60,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £62,500 -
Bath - 2 £60,000 -
Harrogate - 2 £62,500 -
Buckinghamshire -5 1 £50,000 -

Senior Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Senior Cloud Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 103 (53.37%) Amazon AWS
2 95 (49.22%) Linux
3 77 (39.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 58 (30.05%) Microsoft
5 52 (26.94%) Python
6 51 (26.42%) SQL
7 50 (25.91%) Windows
7 50 (25.91%) DevOps
8 47 (24.35%) VMware
9 36 (18.65%) Active Directory
9 36 (18.65%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (18.13%) VMware Infrastructure
11 34 (17.62%) Hyper-V
11 34 (17.62%) Office 365
12 32 (16.58%) Bash Shell
13 31 (16.06%) DNS
14 30 (15.54%) SaaS
14 30 (15.54%) AWS CloudFormation
14 30 (15.54%) IaaS
15 28 (14.51%) Docker
15 28 (14.51%) PaaS
15 28 (14.51%) QA
16 27 (13.99%) Red Hat
17 26 (13.47%) Amazon EC2
17 26 (13.47%) Amazon RDS
18 25 (12.95%) Windows Server
18 25 (12.95%) Ruby
19 24 (12.44%) Ansible
19 24 (12.44%) Microservices
20 23 (11.92%) MongoDB

Senior Cloud Engineer Skill Set
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 (9.33%) nginx
2 17 (8.81%) Apache Solr
2 17 (8.81%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (5.70%) Skype for Business
4 10 (5.18%) Apache
4 10 (5.18%) Apache Spark
5 9 (4.66%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.63%) Confluence
6 7 (3.63%) IIS
6 7 (3.63%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.59%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.55%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.52%) Jetty
9 1 (0.52%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.52%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 13 (6.74%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 103 (53.37%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (39.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (17.62%) Office 365
4 30 (15.54%) AWS CloudFormation
4 30 (15.54%) IaaS
4 30 (15.54%) SaaS
5 28 (14.51%) PaaS
6 26 (13.47%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (8.81%) Datadog
8 12 (6.22%) Amazon S3
9 11 (5.70%) Azure Active Directory
10 9 (4.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 9 (4.66%) Amazon SQS
11 7 (3.63%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (16.06%) DNS
2 21 (10.88%) SAN
3 16 (8.29%) Internet
4 15 (7.77%) DHCP
5 13 (6.74%) TCP/IP
6 10 (5.18%) Kerberos
6 10 (5.18%) LDAP
6 10 (5.18%) PBX
6 10 (5.18%) PSTN
6 10 (5.18%) Skype
6 10 (5.18%) Unified Communications
7 8 (4.15%) Firewall
7 8 (4.15%) HTTP
7 8 (4.15%) SMTP
8 5 (2.59%) LAN
8 5 (2.59%) WAN
9 3 (1.55%) NAS
9 3 (1.55%) VLAN
10 1 (0.52%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.47%) Amazon RDS
2 23 (11.92%) MongoDB
3 13 (6.74%) MySQL
4 10 (5.18%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.66%) Big Data
6 7 (3.63%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.11%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.11%) SQL Server
8 4 (2.07%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.55%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.52%) HBase
10 1 (0.52%) Impala
10 1 (0.52%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 18 (9.33%) Git (software)
1 18 (9.33%) Jenkins
2 15 (7.77%) JIRA
3 9 (4.66%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (4.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.66%) TeamCity
4 7 (3.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (3.11%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.11%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 3 (1.55%) InstallShield
7 2 (1.04%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.52%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.52%) Gitweb
8 1 (0.52%) Grunt
8 1 (0.52%) Hudson
8 1 (0.52%) Maven
8 1 (0.52%) Psake
8 1 (0.52%) Selenium
8 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.52%) webpack
General
1 22 (11.40%) Finance
2 6 (3.11%) Banking
3 4 (2.07%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.55%) Marketing
5 2 (1.04%) Games
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) Front Office
6 1 (0.52%) Law
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.84%) Elastic Stack
1 19 (9.84%) Web Services
2 18 (9.33%) RabbitMQ
3 11 (5.70%) .NET
4 7 (3.63%) AngularJS
5 6 (3.11%) .NET Framework
5 6 (3.11%) LAMP
5 6 (3.11%) LAPP Stack
5 6 (3.11%) WPF
6 5 (2.59%) REST
7 3 (1.55%) Node.js
7 3 (1.55%) Software Packaging
8 2 (1.04%) Apache Camel
8 2 (1.04%) CSS
8 2 (1.04%) HTML
8 2 (1.04%) Java EE
8 2 (1.04%) React
8 2 (1.04%) Redux
8 2 (1.04%) Scalaz
9 1 (0.52%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.88%) Private Cloud
2 13 (6.74%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.74%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.22%) Public Cloud
4 9 (4.66%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (3.63%) Fintech
5 7 (3.63%) PKI
6 6 (3.11%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.11%) Social Media
7 4 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.55%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.55%) FlexPod
8 3 (1.55%) User Experience
9 2 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.04%) EMC VMAX
9 2 (1.04%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.04%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.52%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 95 (49.22%) Linux
2 50 (25.91%) Windows
3 25 (12.95%) Windows Server
4 18 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (6.22%) Unix
7 9 (4.66%) CentOS
8 6 (3.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.59%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.07%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.55%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.52%) AIX
13 1 (0.52%) Android
13 1 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.52%) Solaris
13 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (25.91%) DevOps
2 36 (18.65%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (12.44%) Microservices
4 21 (10.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 20 (10.36%) BDD
6 19 (9.84%) ITIL
6 19 (9.84%) TDD
7 17 (8.81%) Mentoring
8 16 (8.29%) Business Continuity
8 16 (8.29%) Software Engineering
9 15 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (5.18%) Identity Management
12 9 (4.66%) Analytics
12 9 (4.66%) CRM
12 9 (4.66%) Mathematics
12 9 (4.66%) Service Management
13 8 (4.15%) High Availability
13 8 (4.15%) Open Source
13 8 (4.15%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 52 (26.94%) Python
2 51 (26.42%) SQL
3 32 (16.58%) Bash Shell
4 25 (12.95%) Ruby
5 23 (11.92%) Java
6 20 (10.36%) Go
7 18 (9.33%) Groovy
8 14 (7.25%) C#
9 13 (6.74%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.63%) C
10 7 (3.63%) Perl
11 6 (3.11%) PHP
11 6 (3.11%) Scala
12 4 (2.07%) JavaScript
13 3 (1.55%) C++
13 3 (1.55%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 20 (10.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (7.25%) MCSA
2 14 (7.25%) MCSE
3 13 (6.74%) Degree
4 8 (4.15%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.63%) AWS Certification
6 6 (3.11%) RHCA
6 6 (3.11%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.55%) CISM
7 3 (1.55%) CISSP
8 2 (1.04%) VCP5
8 2 (1.04%) VCP6
8 2 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.52%) CCIP
9 1 (0.52%) CCNA
9 1 (0.52%) CCNP
9 1 (0.52%) CCSP
9 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.51%) QA
2 5 (2.59%) SLA
3 4 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.55%) GCP
4 3 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 36 (18.65%) Active Directory
2 35 (18.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (17.62%) Hyper-V
4 28 (14.51%) Docker
5 10 (5.18%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (4.15%) vCloud
7 6 (3.11%) vSphere
8 3 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.55%) XenApp
9 2 (1.04%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.52%) NFS
10 1 (0.52%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (12.44%) Ansible
2 22 (11.40%) Puppet
3 17 (8.81%) HAProxy
4 16 (8.29%) SCCM
5 14 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (5.70%) Kubernetes
7 10 (5.18%) SCOM
8 8 (4.15%) CA Spectrum
8 8 (4.15%) Cacti
8 8 (4.15%) ZABBIX
9 5 (2.59%) Nagios
9 5 (2.59%) Terraform
10 3 (1.55%) AirWatch
11 2 (1.04%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (1.04%) PowerCLI
12 1 (0.52%) Mesos
12 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.52%) Packer
12 1 (0.52%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 58 (30.05%) Microsoft
2 47 (24.35%) VMware
3 27 (13.99%) Red Hat
4 20 (10.36%) Oracle
5 8 (4.15%) CA
5 8 (4.15%) Google
5 8 (4.15%) Remedy
6 7 (3.63%) Atlassian
6 7 (3.63%) New Relic
6 7 (3.63%) Trend Micro
7 6 (3.11%) DevExpress
7 6 (3.11%) Sun
7 6 (3.11%) Telerik
8 5 (2.59%) Citrix
9 4 (2.07%) Cisco
9 4 (2.07%) LANDesk
9 4 (2.07%) NetApp
10 3 (1.55%) Apple
10 3 (1.55%) AppSense
10 3 (1.55%) EMC
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago