Period
to 18 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Cloud Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

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

Cloud Architect
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 254 297
Rank change year-on-year -29 +43 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 20 70 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.23% 0.69% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.71% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 39 38
Yorkshire median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,625
90th Percentile £92,000 £74,600 £90,000
England median annual salary £81,500 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +8.67% - +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 8,537 9,866 11,069
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 97.54% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7,071 8,266 9,186
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,700
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Cloud Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Cloud Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Architect in Yorkshire

Cloud Architect
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Architect in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Cloud Architect in Yorkshire

Cloud Architect
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Architect in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Cloud Architect in Yorkshire

Cloud Architect
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Architect within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. 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
West Yorkshire -9 19 £65,000 - 3
North Yorkshire -10 1 - - 3
Cloud Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Cloud Architect in the job title.

1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (45.00%) Web Services
3 9 (45.00%) DevOps
4 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (40.00%) Migration
4 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (40.00%) Retail
5 7 (35.00%) Local Government
5 7 (35.00%) Google
5 7 (35.00%) Manufacturing
5 7 (35.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (35.00%) Use Case
5 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (35.00%) Middleware
5 7 (35.00%) UML
5 7 (35.00%) SOA
5 7 (35.00%) Rackspace
5 7 (35.00%) Open Source
5 7 (35.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (20.00%) OpenStack
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (10.00%) High Availability

Cloud Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 4 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (35.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (5.00%) IaaS
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
3 1 (5.00%) Route 53
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Serverless
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Retail
3 7 (35.00%) Local Government
3 7 (35.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Web Services
2 7 (35.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Native
4 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) PlayStation
4 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) DevOps
2 8 (40.00%) Migration
2 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (35.00%) Open Source
3 7 (35.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (35.00%) SOA
3 7 (35.00%) UML
3 7 (35.00%) Use Case
4 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) High Availability
5 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Storage Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Data Governance
6 1 (5.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CEH
1 1 (5.00%) CISA
1 1 (5.00%) CISM
1 1 (5.00%) CISSP
1 1 (5.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (5.00%) CSSLP
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) GIAC
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.00%) SANS
1 1 (5.00%) SSCP
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) CASB
1 1 (5.00%) Kibana
1 1 (5.00%) logstash
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Google
2 7 (35.00%) Rackspace
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) AppDynamics
4 1 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Splunk