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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 732 842 910
Rank change year-on-year +110 +68  
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 133 108 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.10% 0.068%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.98% 0.91% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 112 85 73
Median salary £62,500 £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £41,700
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  

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 13563 11929 9455
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.77% 11.50% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11266 10020 7550
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,850
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 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Virtual Private Cloud in the UK

Virtual Private Cloud
Top 30 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 27 April 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 +116 130 £62,500 - 22
London +49 73 £72,500 +11.53% 8
South East +105 39 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Berkshire +52 15 £52,500 +31.25% 4
City of London +43 15 £85,000 +6.25%
Crawley - 13 £47,500 - 1
West Sussex - 13 £47,500 - 1
Westminster -3 11 £85,000 -
East of England - 9 £55,000 - 3
Hertfordshire - 8 £55,000 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £37,250 -
North East - 6 £37,250 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £37,250 -
Hatfield - 6 £55,000 - 3
Canary Wharf - 5 £57,500 -
Oxford - 5 £35,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £35,000 - 2
Wokingham - 5 £38,000 -
Surbiton - 4 - -
North West - 3 £63,750 -
Slough - 3 £55,000 -
Manchester - 3 £63,750 -
Twickenham - 3 £47,500 -
Surrey - 2 £65,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £37,500 -
Bracknell +18 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Docklands, London - 1 £82,500 -
Kent - 1 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £30,000 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 192 (95.52%) Amazon AWS
2 133 (66.17%) Linux
3 103 (51.24%) Amazon EC2
4 102 (50.75%) Windows
5 90 (44.78%) Amazon S3
6 87 (43.28%) DevOps
7 75 (37.31%) AWS CloudFormation
8 69 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
9 67 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
10 61 (30.35%) Web Services
10 61 (30.35%) Microsoft
11 59 (29.35%) VMware
12 56 (27.86%) DNS
12 56 (27.86%) Python
13 55 (27.36%) Java
14 54 (26.87%) Microsoft Azure
15 52 (25.87%) Active Directory
16 50 (24.88%) VMware Infrastructure
16 50 (24.88%) Puppet
16 50 (24.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 49 (24.38%) Ansible
18 48 (23.88%) PowerShell
19 42 (20.90%) Windows Server
20 41 (20.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 41 (20.40%) Jenkins
21 40 (19.90%) Windows Server 2012
21 40 (19.90%) Bash Shell
21 40 (19.90%) Firewall
22 37 (18.41%) MySQL
22 37 (18.41%) ITIL

Virtual Private Cloud
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 29 (14.43%) Apache
2 13 (6.47%) Confluence
2 13 (6.47%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (5.97%) Tomcat
4 11 (5.47%) nginx
5 10 (4.98%) Skype for Business
6 8 (3.98%) MS Exchange
7 6 (2.99%) IIS
7 6 (2.99%) OpenStack
7 6 (2.99%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 5 (2.49%) SAS
8 5 (2.49%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.00%) Jetty
11 1 (0.50%) Drupal
11 1 (0.50%) JBoss
11 1 (0.50%) Mule
11 1 (0.50%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (1.99%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 192 (95.52%) Amazon AWS
2 103 (51.24%) Amazon EC2
3 90 (44.78%) Amazon S3
4 75 (37.31%) AWS CloudFormation
5 54 (26.87%) Microsoft Azure
6 50 (24.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 41 (20.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 35 (17.41%) PaaS
9 34 (16.92%) IaaS
9 34 (16.92%) Route 53
10 31 (15.42%) SaaS
11 30 (14.93%) Amazon ELB
12 27 (13.43%) Office 365
13 23 (11.44%) AWS Lambda
14 18 (8.96%) Amazon SQS
15 14 (6.97%) CloudFront
16 11 (5.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 11 (5.47%) AWS CloudTrail
17 10 (4.98%) Amazon Glacier
18 9 (4.48%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 56 (27.86%) DNS
2 40 (19.90%) Firewall
3 32 (15.92%) VPN
4 30 (14.93%) TCP/IP
5 27 (13.43%) VLAN
6 24 (11.94%) WAN
7 22 (10.95%) DHCP
8 18 (8.96%) LAN
9 17 (8.46%) LDAP
10 16 (7.96%) IPsec
11 15 (7.46%) SSL
12 14 (6.97%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (6.97%) Internet
13 13 (6.47%) SAN
14 12 (5.97%) MPLS
15 11 (5.47%) Cisco Nexus
15 11 (5.47%) SSH
15 11 (5.47%) Wireless
16 9 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
17 8 (3.98%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 37 (18.41%) MySQL
3 23 (11.44%) SQL Server
4 15 (7.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 11 (5.47%) NoSQL
6 10 (4.98%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (4.48%) MongoDB
8 7 (3.48%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (3.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (3.48%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.49%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (2.49%) Redis
9 5 (2.49%) Text Mining
10 4 (1.99%) Big Data
10 4 (1.99%) Informix
10 4 (1.99%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.49%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.00%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 41 (20.40%) Jenkins
2 34 (16.92%) Git (software)
3 22 (10.95%) JIRA
4 17 (8.46%) TeamCity
5 13 (6.47%) Maven
6 12 (5.97%) Vagrant
7 8 (3.98%) Artifactory
8 7 (3.48%) Subversion
8 7 (3.48%) Visual Studio
9 6 (2.99%) TestNG
10 5 (2.49%) Ant
10 5 (2.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.49%) Bitbucket
10 5 (2.49%) IntelliJ
10 5 (2.49%) Mocha
10 5 (2.49%) Selenium
10 5 (2.49%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.99%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.99%) HP UFT
General
1 31 (15.42%) Finance
2 17 (8.46%) Advertising
3 15 (7.46%) Retail
4 6 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.99%) Publishing
6 3 (1.49%) Banking
6 3 (1.49%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.49%) Music Industry
7 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.00%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) Legal
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (24.38%) Cloud Engineer
2 43 (21.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 42 (20.90%) AWS Engineer
4 33 (16.42%) Architect
4 33 (16.42%) Linux Engineer
5 23 (11.44%) AWS DevOps
6 22 (10.95%) Administrator
6 22 (10.95%) Solutions Architect
7 21 (10.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 19 (9.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 18 (8.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 18 (8.96%) Systems Engineer
10 17 (8.46%) Senior Architect
10 17 (8.46%) Systems Administrator
11 16 (7.96%) Linux Administrator
11 16 (7.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 15 (7.46%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 14 (6.97%) Analyst
13 14 (6.97%) AWS Administrator
14 12 (5.97%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (30.35%) Web Services
2 19 (9.45%) LAMP
3 13 (6.47%) .NET
3 13 (6.47%) RESTful
4 10 (4.98%) Elastic Stack
4 10 (4.98%) LEMP Stack
4 10 (4.98%) Node.js
5 9 (4.48%) AngularJS
5 9 (4.48%) boto
5 9 (4.48%) SOAP
6 8 (3.98%) CSS
6 8 (3.98%) HTML
6 8 (3.98%) WAP
7 7 (3.48%) Middleware
7 7 (3.48%) REST
8 6 (2.99%) JSON
8 6 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (2.49%) Memcached
9 5 (2.49%) PhoneGap
10 4 (1.99%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.94%) Data Centre
2 20 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.95%) Mobile App
3 13 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.47%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.47%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (5.47%) PlayStation
4 11 (5.47%) Streaming Video
4 11 (5.47%) Xbox
5 8 (3.98%) Replication
6 7 (3.48%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (3.48%) Public Cloud
7 6 (2.99%) User Experience
8 5 (2.49%) BYOD
8 5 (2.49%) Fat Client
8 5 (2.49%) PKI
8 5 (2.49%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.49%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 133 (66.17%) Linux
2 102 (50.75%) Windows
3 42 (20.90%) Windows Server
4 40 (19.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (17.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (11.44%) Ubuntu
7 21 (10.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (7.46%) Android
8 15 (7.46%) Apple iOS
8 15 (7.46%) CentOS
9 12 (5.97%) Debian
10 11 (5.47%) Windows Phone
11 8 (3.98%) Solaris
11 8 (3.98%) Windows 10
11 8 (3.98%) Windows 7
11 8 (3.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (3.48%) Unix
13 3 (1.49%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (1.00%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (43.28%) DevOps
2 69 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (18.41%) ITIL
4 33 (16.42%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (14.43%) Configuration Management
6 22 (10.95%) IT Strategy
7 19 (9.45%) Open Source
8 18 (8.96%) High Availability
8 18 (8.96%) SDLC
9 16 (7.96%) Migration
9 16 (7.96%) Waterfall
10 14 (6.97%) Change Control
10 14 (6.97%) Project Management
11 13 (6.47%) E-Commerce
11 13 (6.47%) SOA
12 12 (5.97%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (5.97%) Information Security
12 12 (5.97%) Load Balancing
12 12 (5.97%) Scrum
13 11 (5.47%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 56 (27.86%) Python
2 55 (27.36%) Java
3 48 (23.88%) PowerShell
4 40 (19.90%) Bash Shell
5 28 (13.93%) PHP
6 25 (12.44%) SQL
7 24 (11.94%) Ruby
8 22 (10.95%) JavaScript
8 22 (10.95%) Perl
8 22 (10.95%) Shell Script
9 11 (5.47%) Objective-C
9 11 (5.47%) VBScript
10 5 (2.49%) AWK
10 5 (2.49%) C++
11 4 (1.99%) C#
12 2 (1.00%) Go
13 1 (0.50%) C
13 1 (0.50%) Groovy
13 1 (0.50%) Scala
13 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (8.46%) Degree
2 16 (7.96%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (6.47%) CISSP
4 12 (5.97%) CISM
5 11 (5.47%) CISA
6 10 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (4.48%) GSLC
7 9 (4.48%) MCSE
8 7 (3.48%) CCNP
8 7 (3.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (2.99%) AWS Certification
10 5 (2.49%) MCP
10 5 (2.49%) MCSA
11 4 (1.99%) CCIE
11 4 (1.99%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.00%) CCNA
12 2 (1.00%) CCSA
12 2 (1.00%) CCSE
12 2 (1.00%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.96%) PCI DSS
2 14 (6.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.48%) COBIT
3 9 (4.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 7 (3.48%) QA
5 6 (2.99%) SLA
6 1 (0.50%) FISMA
6 1 (0.50%) GDPR
6 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 52 (25.87%) Active Directory
2 50 (24.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (11.94%) Docker
4 16 (7.96%) Hyper-V
5 14 (6.97%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (4.98%) VMware Workstation
6 10 (4.98%) vSphere
7 9 (4.48%) Xen
8 8 (3.98%) VirtualBox
9 7 (3.48%) LXC
10 5 (2.49%) Varnish
10 5 (2.49%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (2.49%) VMware ESX
11 4 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (1.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (1.49%) KVM
12 3 (1.49%) VMware Server
12 3 (1.49%) XenApp
13 2 (1.00%) FreeRADIUS
13 2 (1.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 50 (24.88%) Puppet
2 49 (24.38%) Ansible
3 31 (15.42%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (8.96%) Terraform
5 16 (7.96%) Nagios
6 9 (4.48%) SCCM
6 9 (4.48%) vCenter Server
7 7 (3.48%) SCOM
7 7 (3.48%) ZABBIX
8 6 (2.99%) Oracle ZFS
8 6 (2.99%) WSUS
9 5 (2.49%) Kibana
9 5 (2.49%) Kubernetes
9 5 (2.49%) logstash
9 5 (2.49%) Nmap
10 3 (1.49%) Cobbler
10 3 (1.49%) Graphite
10 3 (1.49%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.49%) Packer
11 2 (1.00%) Grafana
Vendors
1 61 (30.35%) Microsoft
2 59 (29.35%) VMware
3 34 (16.92%) Cisco
4 23 (11.44%) HP
5 20 (9.95%) Citrix
6 19 (9.45%) Oracle
7 15 (7.46%) Google
8 12 (5.97%) CheckPoint
8 12 (5.97%) Red Hat
9 10 (4.98%) NetApp
10 8 (3.98%) EMC
10 8 (3.98%) New Relic
10 8 (3.98%) SaltStack
11 7 (3.48%) F5
11 7 (3.48%) Palo Alto
12 6 (2.99%) Juniper
12 6 (2.99%) StorageTek
13 4 (1.99%) AppDynamics
13 4 (1.99%) Cognizant
13 4 (1.99%) Splunk
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, Sussex
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £48,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bouns, Healthcare, Car,
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60001 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowence and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Be
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Posted: 15 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £345,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury, 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: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Posted: 20 days ago