Period
to 26 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Cloud Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 26 January 2021.

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

Cloud Architect
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
26 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 98 139 -
Rank change year-on-year +41 - +131
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 13 7 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.11% 0.33% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Median annual salary £67,500 £125,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.00% - -
South East median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% -6.45% +3.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1,148 2,032 2,436
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.87% 96.72% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 875 1,676 2,177
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Cloud Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings that featured Cloud Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Architect in West Sussex

Cloud Architect
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Architect in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Cloud Architect in West Sussex

Cloud Architect
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Architect in West Sussex over the 6 months to 26 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Cloud Architect in West Sussex

Cloud Architect
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Architect within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 26 January 2021. 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
Crawley +10 6 £85,000 -32.00%
Gatwick - 5 - -
Haywards Heath - 2 £67,500 -
Cloud Architect
South East

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 January 2021, Cloud Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Sussex region featuring Cloud Architect in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Azure
1 13 (100.00%) SaaS
2 12 (92.31%) IaaS
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) PaaS
5 7 (53.85%) Analytics
6 6 (46.15%) DevOps
6 6 (46.15%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (46.15%) Public Cloud
6 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (46.15%) BPaaS
6 6 (46.15%) vCenter Server
6 6 (46.15%) VMware
6 6 (46.15%) High Availability
6 6 (46.15%) JSON
6 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
7 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
7 5 (38.46%) XenApp
7 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (38.46%) Informatics
7 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
7 5 (38.46%) Data Management
7 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
7 5 (38.46%) SOA
7 5 (38.46%) SLA
7 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
7 5 (38.46%) Citrix
7 5 (38.46%) Java
7 5 (38.46%) SQL

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 13 (100.00%) Azure
1 13 (100.00%) SaaS
2 12 (92.31%) IaaS
3 8 (61.54%) PaaS
4 6 (46.15%) BPaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
1 2 (15.38%) Data Lake
1 2 (15.38%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) JSON
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (46.15%) Hybrid Cloud
1 6 (46.15%) Public Cloud
2 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Analytics
2 6 (46.15%) DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) High Availability
3 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (38.46%) Data Management
3 5 (38.46%) Informatics
3 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure as Code
3 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) Architectural Design
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Operations
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Project Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Databricks
4 2 (15.38%) Sparx