Period
to 4 December 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 263 203 209
Rank change year-on-year -60 +6 -41
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 324 108 84
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.11% 1.25% 1.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.37% 2.69% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 274 97 78
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £50,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £64,000 £57,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.30% -11.54% +4.00%
75th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £80,000 £85,375
UK median annual salary £67,500 £55,170 £62,500
% change year-on-year +22.35% -11.73% -

Cloud Computing is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 13,694 4,012 3,278
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 47.00% 46.42% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11,197 3,642 2,997
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +4.35%
75th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £91,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Cloud Computing
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Cloud Computing trend for jobs with a WFH option

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Cloud Computing.

Cloud Computing salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Cloud Computing salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, Cloud Computing 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 jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 202 (62.35%) AWS
2 125 (38.58%) DevOps
3 106 (32.72%) Azure
4 86 (26.54%) Kubernetes
5 82 (25.31%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (23.46%) Python
7 75 (23.15%) Microsoft
8 60 (18.52%) Finance
9 58 (17.90%) .NET
10 56 (17.28%) React
10 56 (17.28%) SaaS
10 56 (17.28%) Social Skills
11 55 (16.98%) Open Source
12 54 (16.67%) GCP
13 53 (16.36%) Terraform
14 52 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
15 50 (15.43%) Microservices
15 50 (15.43%) Windows
15 50 (15.43%) Software Engineering
16 49 (15.12%) SQL
17 48 (14.81%) Infrastructure as Code
18 47 (14.51%) Docker
19 46 (14.20%) JavaScript
20 45 (13.89%) NoSQL
21 43 (13.27%) Configuration Management
22 42 (12.96%) C#
22 42 (12.96%) Java
22 42 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 41 (12.65%) Google
23 41 (12.65%) Puppet

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 11 (3.40%) OpenStack
2 10 (3.09%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.54%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.62%) Apache
5 2 (0.62%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (0.62%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.62%) Confluence
6 1 (0.31%) CMS
6 1 (0.31%) nginx
6 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (0.93%) InVision
1 3 (0.93%) Sketch
2 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (3.70%) NetSuite
2 10 (3.09%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (2.47%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (2.47%) MFGPRO
4 4 (1.23%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.23%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.62%) JDE OneWorld
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
7 1 (0.31%) Lawson
7 1 (0.31%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 202 (62.35%) AWS
2 106 (32.72%) Azure
3 56 (17.28%) SaaS
4 54 (16.67%) GCP
5 40 (12.35%) PaaS
6 31 (9.57%) Serverless
7 25 (7.72%) IaaS
8 19 (5.86%) Microsoft 365
9 15 (4.63%) Azure Data Factory
9 15 (4.63%) Azure Functions
9 15 (4.63%) Azure Service Bus
10 13 (4.01%) Azure Storage
11 12 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
12 11 (3.40%) GitHub
13 10 (3.09%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 10 (3.09%) Azure Stack
13 10 (3.09%) OneDrive
14 9 (2.78%) Azure Event Grid
14 9 (2.78%) IBM Cloud
15 7 (2.16%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.41%) Firewall
2 6 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (1.54%) DNS
3 5 (1.54%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.93%) 4G
4 3 (0.93%) BGP
4 3 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (0.93%) OSPF
4 3 (0.93%) VLAN
5 2 (0.62%) Network Security
5 2 (0.62%) SSL
6 1 (0.31%) Broadband
6 1 (0.31%) Internet
6 1 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.31%) PPP
6 1 (0.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (13.89%) NoSQL
2 22 (6.79%) Relational Database
3 21 (6.48%) SQL Server
4 20 (6.17%) Big Data
5 18 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
6 17 (5.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 16 (4.94%) Amazon Aurora
8 14 (4.32%) OLTP
9 12 (3.70%) MySQL
10 10 (3.09%) Amazon Redshift
11 9 (2.78%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database
14 4 (1.23%) Power Query
15 3 (0.93%) Power BI
16 2 (0.62%) BigQuery
16 2 (0.62%) Blockchain
16 2 (0.62%) Data Lake
16 2 (0.62%) Looker
Development Applications
1 26 (8.02%) Git (software)
2 21 (6.48%) Jenkins
3 11 (3.40%) GitLab
4 6 (1.85%) webpack
5 5 (1.54%) Browser DevTools
6 3 (0.93%) Android Studio
6 3 (0.93%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.93%) Emacs
6 3 (0.93%) Storybook
6 3 (0.93%) Xcode
7 2 (0.62%) Bundler
7 2 (0.62%) JIRA
7 2 (0.62%) PyCharm
7 2 (0.62%) Subversion
8 1 (0.31%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.31%) JUnit
8 1 (0.31%) Maven
8 1 (0.31%) Mockito
8 1 (0.31%) Terragrunt
8 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 60 (18.52%) Finance
2 56 (17.28%) Social Skills
3 52 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.56%) Retail
5 16 (4.94%) Public Sector
6 13 (4.01%) Banking
6 13 (4.01%) Marketing
7 7 (2.16%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.54%) Law
9 4 (1.23%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.23%) Retail Finance
10 3 (0.93%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.93%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (0.93%) Presentation Skills
10 3 (0.93%) Publishing
10 3 (0.93%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.62%) Advertising
11 2 (0.62%) Automotive
11 2 (0.62%) Games
11 2 (0.62%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 72 (22.22%) Developer
2 40 (12.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 39 (12.04%) Architect
4 35 (10.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 32 (9.88%) .NET Developer
5 32 (9.88%) Cloud Engineer
6 23 (7.10%) Software Engineer
7 20 (6.17%) Senior Developer
8 19 (5.86%) C# Developer
9 18 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (5.56%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
9 18 (5.56%) Security Engineer
10 16 (4.94%) CloudOps Engineer
10 16 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
11 15 (4.63%) Cloud Architect
11 15 (4.63%) Senior .NET Developer
12 14 (4.32%) DBA
12 14 (4.32%) Software Developer
13 12 (3.70%) Machine Learning Engineer
14 11 (3.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (17.90%) .NET
2 56 (17.28%) React
3 37 (11.42%) Web Services
4 35 (10.80%) Node.js
5 26 (8.02%) AngularJS
6 24 (7.41%) CSS
7 22 (6.79%) HTML
8 19 (5.86%) .NET Core
8 19 (5.86%) ASP.NET
8 19 (5.86%) GraphQL
9 18 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (4.94%) REST
11 14 (4.32%) Kafka
12 12 (3.70%) jQuery
13 10 (3.09%) Middleware
13 10 (3.09%) OAuth
13 10 (3.09%) OAuth2
14 9 (2.78%) .NET Framework
14 9 (2.78%) Spring
15 8 (2.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.19%) Public Cloud
2 28 (8.64%) Cloud Native
3 15 (4.63%) User Experience
4 14 (4.32%) CMDB
4 14 (4.32%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.32%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.40%) Virtual Team
6 7 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.85%) Grid Computing
7 6 (1.85%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.54%) Video\Live Streaming
9 4 (1.23%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.23%) Arduino
9 4 (1.23%) Clustering
9 4 (1.23%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.23%) Legacy Code
9 4 (1.23%) Raspberry Pi
9 4 (1.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.43%) Windows
2 36 (11.11%) Linux
3 15 (4.63%) CentOS
3 15 (4.63%) Windows Server
4 12 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.78%) Windows 10
5 9 (2.78%) Windows Server 2016
5 9 (2.78%) Windows Server 2019
6 8 (2.47%) SUSE
7 7 (2.16%) Unix
8 6 (1.85%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.54%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.23%) Android
11 3 (0.93%) Debian
12 2 (0.62%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (38.58%) DevOps
2 82 (25.31%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (16.98%) Open Source
4 50 (15.43%) Microservices
4 50 (15.43%) Software Engineering
5 48 (14.81%) Infrastructure as Code
6 43 (13.27%) Configuration Management
7 42 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 40 (12.35%) Artificial Intelligence
9 37 (11.42%) Computer Science
9 37 (11.42%) Fintech
10 34 (10.49%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 31 (9.57%) Data Science
11 31 (9.57%) Problem-Solving
12 29 (8.95%) Migration
13 28 (8.64%) Machine Learning
14 25 (7.72%) Continuous Integration
15 24 (7.41%) OO
16 23 (7.10%) Deployment Automation
16 23 (7.10%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 76 (23.46%) Python
2 49 (15.12%) SQL
3 46 (14.20%) JavaScript
4 42 (12.96%) C#
4 42 (12.96%) Java
5 31 (9.57%) TypeScript
6 18 (5.56%) Bash Shell
7 15 (4.63%) C++
8 11 (3.40%) Go
9 8 (2.47%) Java 11
9 8 (2.47%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.16%) Kotlin
10 7 (2.16%) Perl
11 6 (1.85%) PHP
12 5 (1.54%) Apple Swift
12 5 (1.54%) Scala
13 4 (1.23%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.23%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.93%) Formula Language
14 3 (0.93%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 36 (11.11%) Degree
2 17 (5.25%) SC Cleared
2 17 (5.25%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (2.47%) Master's Degree
5 5 (1.54%) PhD
6 4 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.93%) CCIE
7 3 (0.93%) JNCIE
8 2 (0.62%) ACCA
9 1 (0.31%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.31%) AAT
9 1 (0.31%) CCSP
9 1 (0.31%) CIMA
9 1 (0.31%) CISSP
9 1 (0.31%) CRISC
9 1 (0.31%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.31%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.32%) GDPR
1 14 (4.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (2.78%) QA
3 2 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.31%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.31%) PMO
4 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (14.51%) Docker
2 29 (8.95%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.93%) KVM
5 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 86 (26.54%) Kubernetes
2 53 (16.36%) Terraform
3 41 (12.65%) Puppet
4 32 (9.88%) Ansible
5 18 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (2.16%) Rancher
7 5 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (1.54%) QRadar
7 5 (1.54%) SCCM
8 4 (1.23%) Kibana
8 4 (1.23%) logstash
9 2 (0.62%) Control-M
9 2 (0.62%) Packer
9 2 (0.62%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.31%) Consul
10 1 (0.31%) Grafana
10 1 (0.31%) Icinga
10 1 (0.31%) Marathon
Vendors
1 75 (23.15%) Microsoft
2 41 (12.65%) Google
3 23 (7.10%) Oracle
4 18 (5.56%) Meraki
5 14 (4.32%) JD Edwards
6 12 (3.70%) IBM
7 11 (3.40%) ServiceNow
7 11 (3.40%) VMware
8 10 (3.09%) IFS
8 10 (3.09%) SAP
9 8 (2.47%) Concur
9 8 (2.47%) Splunk
10 6 (1.85%) Cisco
10 6 (1.85%) Informatica
11 5 (1.54%) CyberArk
11 5 (1.54%) Qualys
11 5 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.54%) SaltStack
12 3 (0.93%) Juniper
12 3 (0.93%) YouTube