The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Private Cloud over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
UK
Rank 771 840 885
Rank change year-on-year +69 +45  
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 86 108 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.10% 0.070%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.69% 0.94% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 75 80 71
Median salary £70,000 £61,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.82% +23.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  

Virtual Private Cloud is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 12417 11530 8782
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 14.61% 11.20% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10343 9665 6981
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Virtual Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Virtual Private Cloud as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Private Cloud in the UK

Virtual Private Cloud
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Virtual Private Cloud in the UK

Virtual Private Cloud
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Virtual Private Cloud in the UK

Virtual Private Cloud
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 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 +74 82 £70,000 +13.82% 17
London +31 57 £72,500 +17.88% 9
South East +66 14 £55,000 +37.50% 7
Berkshire +46 11 £52,500 +31.25% 1
City of London +57 10 £85,000 +6.25%
Westminster -4 6 £85,000 +13.33%
Tyne and Wear - 6 £37,250 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £37,250 - 1
North East - 6 £37,250 - 1
East of England +24 3 £90,000 -
Hertfordshire +13 2 £97,500 -
Bracknell +12 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Slough - 2 £55,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £80,000 - 4
Surbiton +12 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 £50,000 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £38,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £30,000 -
Bicester - 1 £80,000 -
Oxford - 1 £80,000 - 3
Manchester - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £65,000 - 1
North West - 1 - -
South West - 1 £60,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £30,000 -

Virtual Private Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 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 Virtual Private Cloud.

1 158 (96.34%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (67.68%) Linux
3 87 (53.05%) Windows
4 82 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
5 75 (45.73%) DevOps
6 72 (43.90%) Amazon S3
7 59 (35.98%) Web Services
7 59 (35.98%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (35.37%) VMware
9 56 (34.15%) Amazon RDS
10 53 (32.32%) Microsoft Azure
11 51 (31.10%) VMware Infrastructure
11 51 (31.10%) AWS CloudFormation
11 51 (31.10%) Microsoft
12 50 (30.49%) Ansible
12 50 (30.49%) Puppet
13 47 (28.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 46 (28.05%) Python
15 41 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 40 (24.39%) MySQL
16 40 (24.39%) Jenkins
17 39 (23.78%) Route 53
17 39 (23.78%) Bash Shell
17 39 (23.78%) PowerShell
17 39 (23.78%) Java
18 35 (21.34%) DNS
19 34 (20.73%) Active Directory
20 33 (20.12%) Opscode Chef
20 33 (20.12%) Windows Server
21 32 (19.51%) Git (software)

Virtual Private Cloud
Top Related 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 29 (17.68%) Apache
2 10 (6.10%) Confluence
2 10 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (6.10%) nginx
2 10 (6.10%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.88%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.27%) IIS
5 6 (3.66%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 5 (3.05%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.05%) Skype for Business
7 4 (2.44%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.22%) Jetty
10 1 (0.61%) Drupal
10 1 (0.61%) JBoss
10 1 (0.61%) Mule
10 1 (0.61%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 18 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 158 (96.34%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 72 (43.90%) Amazon S3
4 53 (32.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 51 (31.10%) AWS CloudFormation
6 47 (28.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 41 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 39 (23.78%) Route 53
9 25 (15.24%) PaaS
10 23 (14.02%) SaaS
11 22 (13.41%) IaaS
11 22 (13.41%) Office 365
12 17 (10.37%) Amazon ELB
12 17 (10.37%) AWS Lambda
13 16 (9.76%) CloudFront
14 10 (6.10%) Amazon SQS
15 9 (5.49%) G Suite
16 8 (4.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 8 (4.88%) Amazon EMR
16 8 (4.88%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 35 (21.34%) DNS
2 30 (18.29%) VPN
3 27 (16.46%) Firewall
4 17 (10.37%) TCP/IP
5 13 (7.93%) VLAN
5 13 (7.93%) WAN
6 12 (7.32%) LDAP
7 11 (6.71%) IPsec
8 10 (6.10%) LAN
8 10 (6.10%) SSL
9 9 (5.49%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (5.49%) SSH
10 7 (4.27%) DHCP
10 7 (4.27%) MPLS
11 6 (3.66%) BGP
11 6 (3.66%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (3.66%) Internet
11 6 (3.66%) iSCSI
11 6 (3.66%) Wireless
12 5 (3.05%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (34.15%) Amazon RDS
2 40 (24.39%) MySQL
3 24 (14.63%) SQL Server
4 11 (6.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 10 (6.10%) MongoDB
6 9 (5.49%) Big Data
6 9 (5.49%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (4.27%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.05%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.05%) Text Mining
9 4 (2.44%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (2.44%) Informix
9 4 (2.44%) Redis
10 3 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.83%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.22%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (24.39%) Jenkins
2 32 (19.51%) Git (software)
3 19 (11.59%) JIRA
4 13 (7.93%) TeamCity
5 11 (6.71%) Vagrant
6 10 (6.10%) Maven
7 8 (4.88%) Artifactory
8 7 (4.27%) Selenium
8 7 (4.27%) Subversion
8 7 (4.27%) Visual Studio
9 6 (3.66%) TestNG
10 5 (3.05%) Ant
10 5 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (3.05%) Bitbucket
10 5 (3.05%) IntelliJ
10 5 (3.05%) Mocha
10 5 (3.05%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (3.05%) Xcode
11 4 (2.44%) JMeter
General
1 30 (18.29%) Finance
2 19 (11.59%) Retail
3 13 (7.93%) Advertising
4 6 (3.66%) Publishing
5 5 (3.05%) Games
6 3 (1.83%) Banking
6 3 (1.83%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.22%) Marketing
8 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.61%) Legal
8 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.61%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (18.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (17.07%) Cloud Engineer
3 27 (16.46%) AWS Engineer
4 25 (15.24%) Architect
5 24 (14.63%) Administrator
5 24 (14.63%) Linux Engineer
6 21 (12.80%) Systems Administrator
7 20 (12.20%) Linux Administrator
8 19 (11.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 16 (9.76%) AWS Administrator
9 16 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (9.15%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 15 (9.15%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (7.32%) Analyst
11 12 (7.32%) Senior Architect
12 11 (6.71%) AWS DevOps
12 11 (6.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 10 (6.10%) Consultant
13 10 (6.10%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 9 (5.49%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (35.98%) Web Services
2 20 (12.20%) LAMP
3 14 (8.54%) .NET
3 14 (8.54%) RESTful
4 11 (6.71%) AngularJS
5 10 (6.10%) CSS
5 10 (6.10%) HTML
5 10 (6.10%) SOAP
6 9 (5.49%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (5.49%) LEMP Stack
6 9 (5.49%) Node.js
7 8 (4.88%) WAP
8 7 (4.27%) boto
8 7 (4.27%) Middleware
8 7 (4.27%) REST
9 6 (3.66%) JSON
9 6 (3.66%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (3.05%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (3.05%) PhoneGap
10 5 (3.05%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.37%) Data Centre
1 17 (10.37%) Mobile App
2 16 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.49%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (4.88%) Replication
6 6 (3.66%) Online Gambling
6 6 (3.66%) PlayStation
6 6 (3.66%) Streaming Video
6 6 (3.66%) User Experience
6 6 (3.66%) Xbox
7 5 (3.05%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.83%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.22%) Blog
10 2 (1.22%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.22%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (1.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 111 (67.68%) Linux
2 87 (53.05%) Windows
3 33 (20.12%) Windows Server
4 26 (15.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (15.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (11.59%) Ubuntu
7 14 (8.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (7.32%) Android
8 12 (7.32%) Apple iOS
9 11 (6.71%) CentOS
10 10 (6.10%) Unix
11 8 (4.88%) Solaris
11 8 (4.88%) Windows 10
11 8 (4.88%) Windows 7
12 7 (4.27%) Debian
13 6 (3.66%) Windows Phone
14 3 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (45.73%) DevOps
2 59 (35.98%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (17.68%) ITIL
5 24 (14.63%) Configuration Management
5 24 (14.63%) IT Strategy
6 21 (12.80%) High Availability
7 19 (11.59%) Open Source
8 15 (9.15%) Scrum
9 14 (8.54%) Project Management
10 13 (7.93%) SDLC
11 12 (7.32%) Change Control
11 12 (7.32%) Service Management
12 11 (6.71%) Information Security
13 10 (6.10%) Auto-Scaling
13 10 (6.10%) Change Management
13 10 (6.10%) Continuous Delivery
13 10 (6.10%) Load Balancing
13 10 (6.10%) SOA
13 10 (6.10%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 46 (28.05%) Python
2 39 (23.78%) Bash Shell
2 39 (23.78%) Java
2 39 (23.78%) PowerShell
3 26 (15.85%) PHP
4 24 (14.63%) SQL
5 21 (12.80%) JavaScript
6 19 (11.59%) Ruby
7 18 (10.98%) Perl
8 13 (7.93%) Shell Script
8 13 (7.93%) VBScript
9 6 (3.66%) Objective-C
10 5 (3.05%) AWK
10 5 (3.05%) C++
10 5 (3.05%) Go
11 4 (2.44%) C#
11 4 (2.44%) Scala
12 1 (0.61%) C
12 1 (0.61%) Groovy
12 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (7.32%) Degree
2 11 (6.71%) CISSP
3 10 (6.10%) CISM
4 9 (5.49%) CISA
5 8 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (4.27%) AWS Certification
6 7 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (4.27%) GSLC
7 6 (3.66%) CCNP
7 6 (3.66%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.44%) MCSE
10 3 (1.83%) CCIE
11 2 (1.22%) CCNA
12 1 (0.61%) CCSE
12 1 (0.61%) CCSP
12 1 (0.61%) MCSD
12 1 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.61%) SSCP
12 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.76%) PCI DSS
2 12 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.27%) COBIT
3 7 (4.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (3.05%) QA
5 2 (1.22%) GCP
5 2 (1.22%) SLA
6 1 (0.61%) FISMA
6 1 (0.61%) GDPR
6 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 51 (31.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (20.73%) Active Directory
3 17 (10.37%) Docker
3 17 (10.37%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (7.32%) Xen
5 10 (6.10%) VMware Workstation
6 9 (5.49%) Hyper-V
7 8 (4.88%) VirtualBox
8 6 (3.66%) LXC
9 5 (3.05%) vSphere
10 4 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (1.83%) KVM
11 3 (1.83%) Varnish
11 3 (1.83%) VMware ESX
11 3 (1.83%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.22%) FreeRADIUS
12 2 (1.22%) Samba
13 1 (0.61%) pfSense
13 1 (0.61%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 50 (30.49%) Ansible
1 50 (30.49%) Puppet
2 33 (20.12%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (8.54%) Nagios
4 8 (4.88%) Terraform
5 7 (4.27%) WSUS
5 7 (4.27%) ZABBIX
6 6 (3.66%) Oracle ZFS
6 6 (3.66%) SCCM
7 5 (3.05%) Kibana
7 5 (3.05%) logstash
8 3 (1.83%) Cobbler
8 3 (1.83%) Graphite
8 3 (1.83%) HAProxy
8 3 (1.83%) Nmap
8 3 (1.83%) Packer
9 2 (1.22%) Grafana
9 2 (1.22%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.61%) WMI
Vendors
1 58 (35.37%) VMware
2 51 (31.10%) Microsoft
3 28 (17.07%) Cisco
4 19 (11.59%) HP
5 17 (10.37%) Oracle
6 14 (8.54%) EMC
7 13 (7.93%) NetApp
8 12 (7.32%) Citrix
8 12 (7.32%) Google
8 12 (7.32%) Red Hat
9 8 (4.88%) SaltStack
10 6 (3.66%) CheckPoint
10 6 (3.66%) F5
10 6 (3.66%) New Relic
10 6 (3.66%) Palo Alto
10 6 (3.66%) StorageTek
11 5 (3.05%) Apple
11 5 (3.05%) Juniper
11 5 (3.05%) Xamarin
12 4 (2.44%) Splunk
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London, England, United Kingdom
Longshot Systems Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Surbiton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Think IT Recruitment Limted
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum 27 days annual leave, spot bonuses,
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CapGemini Consulting
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago