Public Cloud Jobs with Work from Home Options

Public Cloud
UK > Work from Home

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public 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 Public Cloud over the 6 months to 21 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 175 123 190
Rank change year-on-year -52 +67 +11
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 579 1,317 1,136
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.97% 2.81% 1.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.49% 7.15% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 436 986 755
10th Percentile £46,306 £38,999 £46,250
25th Percentile £56,809 £56,219 £57,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,576 £69,447 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.62% -7.40% +7.14%
75th Percentile £91,934 £95,000 £95,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £115,000 £110,000
UK median annual salary £70,576 £70,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year +0.82% -9.68% +10.71%

All Generic Skills
Work from Home

Public 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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 10,539 18,417 25,041
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 35.81% 39.25% 43.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8,375 12,952 15,118
10th Percentile £33,750 £38,448 £36,250
25th Percentile £44,536 £48,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £80,000 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £105,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £61,750
% change year-on-year -15.38% +5.26% +2.92%

Public Cloud
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

Public Cloud trend for jobs with a WFH option

Public 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 Public Cloud.

Public Cloud salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Public Cloud over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Public Cloud salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Public Cloud
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (4.32%) Microsoft Exchange
2 18 (3.11%) Apache
3 17 (2.94%) Apache Spark
3 17 (2.94%) Confluence
4 13 (2.25%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.04%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.52%) nginx
7 2 (0.35%) IIS
8 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.17%) PTC Creo
3 1 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.04%) Cloudability
2 3 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 389 (67.18%) Azure
2 203 (35.06%) AWS
3 166 (28.67%) GCP
4 138 (23.83%) PaaS
5 133 (22.97%) IaaS
6 63 (10.88%) Azure DevOps
7 62 (10.71%) Microsoft 365
8 61 (10.54%) GitHub
9 49 (8.46%) SaaS
10 47 (8.12%) Serverless
11 42 (7.25%) Power Platform
12 35 (6.04%) GitHub Actions
13 31 (5.35%) Entra ID
14 29 (5.01%) OpenShift
15 17 (2.94%) Vertex AI
16 13 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
17 12 (2.07%) Amazon S3
17 12 (2.07%) AWS KMS
17 12 (2.07%) Azure Key Vault
18 7 (1.21%) OCI
Communications & Networking
1 46 (7.94%) DNS
2 39 (6.74%) VPN
3 35 (6.04%) LAN
4 33 (5.70%) WAN
5 32 (5.53%) Firewall
6 26 (4.49%) SAN
7 25 (4.32%) Unified Communications
8 23 (3.97%) SD-WAN
9 22 (3.80%) NGFW
10 21 (3.63%) Cisco ISE
11 18 (3.11%) DHCP
11 18 (3.11%) Wi-Fi
12 17 (2.94%) TCP/IP
13 14 (2.42%) SSL
14 12 (2.07%) VLAN
15 11 (1.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 9 (1.55%) IPv4
16 9 (1.55%) WLAN
17 8 (1.38%) Wireless
18 7 (1.21%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (11.74%) NoSQL
2 48 (8.29%) Relational Database
3 46 (7.94%) SQL Server
4 40 (6.91%) MySQL
5 38 (6.56%) Power BI
6 26 (4.49%) Big Data
7 25 (4.32%) Data Lake
7 25 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (3.45%) BigQuery
10 19 (3.28%) DB2
11 17 (2.94%) Bigtable
11 17 (2.94%) Looker
11 17 (2.94%) Tableau
12 7 (1.21%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (1.04%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.86%) Couchbase
15 4 (0.69%) DataStage
15 4 (0.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 76 (13.13%) Jenkins
2 42 (7.25%) JIRA
3 23 (3.97%) GitLab
4 21 (3.63%) Artifactory
4 21 (3.63%) Maven
5 18 (3.11%) IBM UrbanCode
6 16 (2.76%) Git
7 6 (1.04%) SonarQube
8 5 (0.86%) Selenium
9 4 (0.69%) CircleCI
9 4 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.52%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.52%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.52%) Cypress.io
10 3 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (0.52%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.17%) Gradle
11 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.17%) Vagrant
General
1 200 (34.54%) Finance
2 133 (22.97%) Social Skills
3 125 (21.59%) Banking
4 67 (11.57%) Public Sector
5 44 (7.60%) Presentation Skills
6 32 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (5.18%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 20 (3.45%) Legal
9 12 (2.07%) Retail
10 7 (1.21%) Organisational Skills
11 5 (0.86%) Influencing Skills
12 4 (0.69%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.69%) Law
13 3 (0.52%) Marketing
13 3 (0.52%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.35%) Aviation
14 2 (0.35%) Military
14 2 (0.35%) Police
15 1 (0.17%) Fire and Rescue
15 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 263 (45.42%) Architect
2 138 (23.83%) Senior
3 102 (17.62%) Solutions Architect
4 78 (13.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 76 (13.13%) Cloud Engineer
6 60 (10.36%) Cloud Architect
6 60 (10.36%) Infrastructure Architect
7 58 (10.02%) Citrix Architect
8 47 (8.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 46 (7.94%) DevOps Engineer
10 45 (7.77%) Azure Architect
10 45 (7.77%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
10 45 (7.77%) Lead
11 43 (7.43%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 41 (7.08%) Security Engineer
13 33 (5.70%) Support Engineer
14 31 (5.35%) Senior Security Engineer
15 29 (5.01%) Senior Architect
16 28 (4.84%) Consultant
17 27 (4.66%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.70%) Kafka
2 29 (5.01%) JSON
3 23 (3.97%) YAML
4 22 (3.80%) ARM Templates
4 22 (3.80%) Node.js
5 20 (3.45%) React
6 17 (2.94%) Middleware
7 14 (2.42%) RESTful
8 13 (2.25%) Spring Boot
9 11 (1.90%) AngularJS
10 10 (1.73%) .NET
10 10 (1.73%) Spring
11 7 (1.21%) Flutter
11 7 (1.21%) Hibernate
11 7 (1.21%) Quarkus
12 6 (1.04%) REST
12 6 (1.04%) Vue
13 5 (0.86%) Apache Camel
14 3 (0.52%) Express.js
14 3 (0.52%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.36%) Data Centre
2 53 (9.15%) Private Cloud
3 45 (7.77%) Hybrid Cloud
4 36 (6.22%) Product Ownership
5 30 (5.18%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (3.80%) Management Information System
7 20 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (2.42%) PKI
9 10 (1.73%) Cloud Native
10 9 (1.55%) Virtual Team
11 8 (1.38%) Onboarding
12 6 (1.04%) Security Posture
13 5 (0.86%) EMC VNX
14 4 (0.69%) Blog
14 4 (0.69%) Mobile App
15 3 (0.52%) Clustering
15 3 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
16 2 (0.35%) Enterprise Cloud
16 2 (0.35%) Legacy Applications
16 2 (0.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 122 (21.07%) Linux
2 120 (20.73%) Windows
3 36 (6.22%) Unix
4 13 (2.25%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.21%) Android
5 7 (1.21%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.86%) Mac OS
6 5 (0.86%) Windows Server 2016
6 5 (0.86%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (0.52%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.35%) CentOS
8 2 (0.35%) Debian
8 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Solaris
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (49.22%) Agile
2 247 (42.66%) Infrastructure as Code
3 202 (34.89%) DevOps
4 163 (28.15%) Mentoring
5 146 (25.22%) Coaching
6 120 (20.73%) Microservices
7 105 (18.13%) CI/CD
8 95 (16.41%) Roadmaps
9 93 (16.06%) Analytics
10 83 (14.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 75 (12.95%) Design Patterns
12 73 (12.61%) Actionable Insight
13 71 (12.26%) Architectural Patterns
13 71 (12.26%) Cloud Security
14 70 (12.09%) Cybersecurity
15 66 (11.40%) ITIL
16 65 (11.23%) Problem-Solving
17 64 (11.05%) TOGAF
18 62 (10.71%) Data Modelling
19 58 (10.02%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (15.20%) Python
2 69 (11.92%) SQL
3 51 (8.81%) Java
4 50 (8.64%) PowerShell
5 36 (6.22%) Bash
6 31 (5.35%) JavaScript
7 18 (3.11%) Groovy
8 13 (2.25%) TypeScript
9 12 (2.07%) C#
9 12 (2.07%) Go
10 9 (1.55%) Rust
11 8 (1.38%) Kotlin
12 6 (1.04%) R
13 5 (0.86%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.35%) Lua
14 2 (0.35%) Perl
14 2 (0.35%) Ruby
15 1 (0.17%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.17%) PHP
15 1 (0.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 76 (13.13%) Security Cleared
2 68 (11.74%) SC Cleared
3 52 (8.98%) Azure Certification
3 52 (8.98%) Degree
4 29 (5.01%) AWS Certification
5 19 (3.28%) BPSS Clearance
6 15 (2.59%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
7 12 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (2.07%) TOGAF Certification
8 4 (0.69%) APMP
8 4 (0.69%) CCNP
8 4 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (0.69%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.52%) CISSP
9 3 (0.52%) CRISC
9 3 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.52%) OCP
9 3 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.69%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (0.52%) GDPR
3 3 (0.52%) NCSC
3 3 (0.52%) NIST
3 3 (0.52%) PMO
4 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.35%) QA
4 2 (0.35%) SLA
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 61 (10.54%) Docker
2 56 (9.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (8.81%) Active Directory
4 38 (6.56%) VMware ESXi
5 26 (4.49%) vSphere
6 23 (3.97%) Virtual Desktop
7 17 (2.94%) Hyper-V
8 7 (1.21%) VMware NSX
9 3 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 197 (34.02%) Terraform
2 96 (16.58%) Ansible
3 78 (13.47%) Kubernetes
4 23 (3.97%) Progress Chef
5 17 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
6 16 (2.76%) Puppet
7 15 (2.59%) Single Sign-On
8 12 (2.07%) CA Single Sign-On
9 8 (1.38%) vCenter Server
10 7 (1.21%) FortiGate
10 7 (1.21%) SCCM
11 6 (1.04%) WSUS
12 5 (0.86%) Argo
12 5 (0.86%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (0.86%) Nagios
13 3 (0.52%) Jamf Pro
14 2 (0.35%) CSIRT
14 2 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
14 2 (0.35%) HAProxy
14 2 (0.35%) Packer
Vendors
1 132 (22.80%) Microsoft
2 112 (19.34%) Google
3 58 (10.02%) Citrix
3 58 (10.02%) VMware
4 55 (9.50%) Oracle
5 43 (7.43%) IBM
6 35 (6.04%) Cisco
7 33 (5.70%) Apple
8 30 (5.18%) Adobe
9 27 (4.66%) Aruba
10 25 (4.32%) Fortinet
11 22 (3.80%) Meraki
12 19 (3.28%) CA
13 17 (2.94%) Dynatrace
13 17 (2.94%) Splunk
14 16 (2.76%) Atlassian
15 12 (2.07%) CyberArk
15 12 (2.07%) Salesforce
15 12 (2.07%) ServiceNow
15 12 (2.07%) SolarWinds