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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Private Cloud in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Private Cloud over the 6 months to 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Private Cloud
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 527 480 266
Rank change year-on-year -47 -214 +31
Permanent jobs citing Private Cloud 368 170 36
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.48% 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 1.06% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 229 155 28
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £47,750
25th Percentile £53,333 £50,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £68,750
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% -5.45% +5.77%
75th Percentile £89,852 £78,750 £78,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,500 £105,000
UK median annual salary £68,823 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.00% -

Private Cloud is in the General and Transferable Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34,918 16,020 3,196
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 45.38% 39.56% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17,589 11,084 2,681
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,802 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,956 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.23% - -
75th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

Private Cloud
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Private Cloud trend for jobs with a WFH option

Private Cloud
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Private Cloud salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Private Cloud
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Private Cloud over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Private Cloud salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, Private Cloud job roles required the following 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 Private Cloud.

1 228 (61.96%) DevOps
2 209 (56.79%) AWS
3 205 (55.71%) Azure
4 159 (43.21%) Terraform
5 127 (34.51%) Agile
6 125 (33.97%) Infrastructure as Code
7 123 (33.42%) Python
8 112 (30.43%) Finance
9 111 (30.16%) CI/CD
10 109 (29.62%) Kubernetes
11 104 (28.26%) Docker
12 93 (25.27%) Ansible
13 87 (23.64%) SaaS
14 83 (22.55%) Containerisation
15 82 (22.28%) Jenkins
16 80 (21.74%) Mentoring
17 78 (21.20%) Windows
18 76 (20.65%) Linux
19 72 (19.57%) Java
19 72 (19.57%) Banking
20 71 (19.29%) PaaS
21 66 (17.93%) GCP
22 65 (17.66%) Public Cloud
22 65 (17.66%) Git (software)
22 65 (17.66%) Social Skills
23 64 (17.39%) Coaching
24 61 (16.58%) Continuous Improvement
25 60 (16.30%) Octopus Deploy
25 60 (16.30%) Inclusion and Diversity
26 56 (15.22%) Decision-Making

Private Cloud
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 29 (7.88%) Apache
2 20 (5.43%) Tomcat
3 16 (4.35%) IIS
4 13 (3.53%) nginx
5 7 (1.90%) SAS
6 6 (1.63%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.36%) Apache Airflow
7 5 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.09%) Apache TomEE
8 4 (1.09%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.82%) Captiva
9 3 (0.82%) CMS
9 3 (0.82%) FileNet
9 3 (0.82%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.54%) Confluence
10 2 (0.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (2.17%) Campfire
2 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 209 (56.79%) AWS
2 205 (55.71%) Azure
3 87 (23.64%) SaaS
4 71 (19.29%) PaaS
5 66 (17.93%) GCP
6 49 (13.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 43 (11.68%) Serverless
8 15 (4.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 15 (4.08%) Amazon MSK
8 15 (4.08%) AWS CloudTrail
9 12 (3.26%) GitHub
10 11 (2.99%) IaaS
11 9 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (2.45%) Amazon ELB
11 9 (2.45%) AWS CodePipeline
11 9 (2.45%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (2.45%) Microsoft 365
11 9 (2.45%) Power Platform
11 9 (2.45%) Route 53
12 8 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.15%) Firewall
2 18 (4.89%) DNS
3 16 (4.35%) DMZ
3 16 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 14 (3.80%) Internet
5 12 (3.26%) Network Security
6 10 (2.72%) SSL
6 10 (2.72%) WAN
7 9 (2.45%) FTP
7 9 (2.45%) SMTP
8 8 (2.17%) Broadband
9 6 (1.63%) SD-WAN
10 5 (1.36%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (1.36%) VPN
11 4 (1.09%) BGP
11 4 (1.09%) BIG-IP
11 4 (1.09%) Calico
11 4 (1.09%) MPLS
11 4 (1.09%) OSPF
11 4 (1.09%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (8.97%) PostgreSQL
2 30 (8.15%) Amazon RDS
3 27 (7.34%) Elasticsearch
4 22 (5.98%) Oracle Database
5 18 (4.89%) MongoDB
6 16 (4.35%) JasperReports
6 16 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 16 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
7 15 (4.08%) Amazon Aurora
7 15 (4.08%) Hadoop
8 13 (3.53%) MySQL
9 11 (2.99%) Data Lake
9 11 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.45%) Power BI
11 8 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
12 7 (1.90%) SQL Server
13 6 (1.63%) Big Data
14 5 (1.36%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.36%) HBase
14 5 (1.36%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 82 (22.28%) Jenkins
2 65 (17.66%) Git (software)
3 60 (16.30%) Octopus Deploy
4 47 (12.77%) Selenium
5 36 (9.78%) CircleCI
6 33 (8.97%) Cucumber
7 32 (8.70%) GoCD
8 15 (4.08%) Artifactory
9 12 (3.26%) GitLab
10 9 (2.45%) IBM UrbanCode
10 9 (2.45%) JIRA
11 5 (1.36%) Maven
12 4 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (1.09%) Gradle
12 4 (1.09%) Mercurial
12 4 (1.09%) Subversion
12 4 (1.09%) Travis CI
13 3 (0.82%) TeamCity
14 1 (0.27%) Bitbucket
14 1 (0.27%) Cypress.io
General
1 112 (30.43%) Finance
2 72 (19.57%) Banking
3 65 (17.66%) Social Skills
4 60 (16.30%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 42 (11.41%) Public Sector
6 28 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (4.35%) Influencing Skills
8 11 (2.99%) Retail
9 9 (2.45%) Publishing
10 8 (2.17%) Back Office
11 7 (1.90%) Advertising
12 6 (1.63%) Law
12 6 (1.63%) Legal
13 5 (1.36%) Games
14 4 (1.09%) Fire and Rescue
14 4 (1.09%) Investment Banking
14 4 (1.09%) Local Government
15 3 (0.82%) Billing
15 3 (0.82%) Front Office
15 3 (0.82%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 154 (41.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 51 (13.86%) Senior DevOps
2 51 (13.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 37 (10.05%) Architect
4 24 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (5.16%) Consultant
6 17 (4.62%) Technical Consultant
7 16 (4.35%) Applications Consultant
7 16 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
7 16 (4.35%) Database Consultant
8 14 (3.80%) Security Engineer
9 11 (2.99%) Automation Engineer
9 11 (2.99%) DevOps Automation Engineer
10 10 (2.72%) Cloud Architect
10 10 (2.72%) Project Manager
11 9 (2.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (2.45%) IT Architect
11 9 (2.45%) IT Engineer
12 8 (2.17%) Infrastructure Manager
12 8 (2.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (7.07%) Kafka
2 22 (5.98%) React
3 15 (4.08%) Drools
4 9 (2.45%) LAMP
5 8 (2.17%) Middleware
6 6 (1.63%) Spring
6 6 (1.63%) Velocity
6 6 (1.63%) Web Services
7 5 (1.36%) JSON
7 5 (1.36%) Spring Boot
8 4 (1.09%) Apache NiFi
8 4 (1.09%) ARM Templates
8 4 (1.09%) LEMP Stack
9 3 (0.82%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.54%) RESTful
10 2 (0.54%) SAML
10 2 (0.54%) SOAP
10 2 (0.54%) Spring Cloud
10 2 (0.54%) Spring Security
11 1 (0.27%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (17.66%) Public Cloud
2 40 (10.87%) Data Centre
3 38 (10.33%) Social Network
4 33 (8.97%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (5.43%) Cyberattack
6 19 (5.16%) Cyber Defence
6 19 (5.16%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
8 14 (3.80%) Cloud Native
8 14 (3.80%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (2.45%) BBC
10 8 (2.17%) Blog
11 6 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (1.63%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.63%) Replication
12 5 (1.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (1.36%) Mobile Banking
13 4 (1.09%) Cybercrime
14 3 (0.82%) DataPower
14 3 (0.82%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 78 (21.20%) Windows
2 76 (20.65%) Linux
3 36 (9.78%) Unix
4 24 (6.52%) Solaris
5 10 (2.72%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.17%) AIX
6 8 (2.17%) CentOS
6 8 (2.17%) Windows 10
7 6 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.63%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (1.09%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (0.82%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.82%) VMS
10 1 (0.27%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.27%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (61.96%) DevOps
2 127 (34.51%) Agile
3 125 (33.97%) Infrastructure as Code
4 111 (30.16%) CI/CD
5 83 (22.55%) Containerisation
6 80 (21.74%) Mentoring
7 64 (17.39%) Coaching
8 61 (16.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 56 (15.22%) Decision-Making
10 54 (14.67%) Problem-Solving
11 52 (14.13%) Configuration Management
12 39 (10.60%) SDLC
13 38 (10.33%) Machine Learning
13 38 (10.33%) TDD
14 36 (9.78%) BDD
14 36 (9.78%) Microservices
15 35 (9.51%) Asset Management
15 35 (9.51%) Cybersecurity
15 35 (9.51%) Service Design
15 35 (9.51%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 123 (33.42%) Python
2 72 (19.57%) Java
3 40 (10.87%) PowerShell
4 32 (8.70%) Groovy
5 26 (7.07%) SQL
6 23 (6.25%) Perl
7 22 (5.98%) Go
7 22 (5.98%) JavaScript
8 19 (5.16%) Shell Script
9 18 (4.89%) C#
10 15 (4.08%) Bash
11 12 (3.26%) Ruby
12 8 (2.17%) T-SQL
12 8 (2.17%) VBA
13 7 (1.90%) C++
14 4 (1.09%) Kotlin
15 3 (0.82%) C
16 1 (0.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 35 (9.51%) Degree
2 29 (7.88%) Security Cleared
3 25 (6.79%) SC Cleared
4 18 (4.89%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (4.35%) DBS Check
6 14 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (3.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 12 (3.26%) CCSP
8 11 (2.99%) CISSP
9 9 (2.45%) Numerate Degree
9 9 (2.45%) PhD
10 6 (1.63%) CCNP
10 6 (1.63%) CISMP
10 6 (1.63%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (1.63%) SSCP
11 5 (1.36%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.09%) GCIH
12 4 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.72%) GDPR
2 8 (2.17%) Actionable Recommendations
2 8 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.90%) QA
4 6 (1.63%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.36%) NIST
6 3 (0.82%) PMO
7 2 (0.54%) SLA
8 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.27%) Government Security Classifications
8 1 (0.27%) RMADS
System Software
1 104 (28.26%) Docker
2 38 (10.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (5.71%) Active Directory
4 16 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
5 14 (3.80%) Hyper-V
6 9 (2.45%) Varnish
7 5 (1.36%) oVirt
7 5 (1.36%) VMware NSX
8 4 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (1.09%) RHEV
8 4 (1.09%) vSphere
9 3 (0.82%) KVM
10 2 (0.54%) Ceph
10 2 (0.54%) NFS
10 2 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.27%) HDFS
11 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 159 (43.21%) Terraform
2 109 (29.62%) Kubernetes
3 93 (25.27%) Ansible
4 46 (12.50%) Puppet
5 41 (11.14%) Opscode Chef
6 39 (10.60%) Istio
7 32 (8.70%) Fortio
7 32 (8.70%) Kiali
8 27 (7.34%) Kibana
9 17 (4.62%) Grafana
10 15 (4.08%) Sysdig
11 14 (3.80%) Kubeflow
12 8 (2.17%) HAProxy
13 5 (1.36%) vRealize
14 4 (1.09%) CSIRT
14 4 (1.09%) vCenter Server
15 3 (0.82%) Nagios
15 3 (0.82%) Packer
15 3 (0.82%) SCCM
16 1 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (14.95%) VMware
2 34 (9.24%) Microsoft
3 31 (8.42%) Oracle
4 20 (5.43%) Splunk
5 16 (4.35%) NEC
5 16 (4.35%) Northgate
6 14 (3.80%) F5
7 13 (3.53%) ServiceNow
8 10 (2.72%) Dynatrace
9 8 (2.17%) IBM
10 6 (1.63%) CA
10 6 (1.63%) Cisco
10 6 (1.63%) Google
10 6 (1.63%) Qualys
11 5 (1.36%) Denodo
11 5 (1.36%) Informatica
11 5 (1.36%) New Relic
11 5 (1.36%) Talend
12 4 (1.09%) CyberArk
12 4 (1.09%) Tanium