Period
to 20 September 2021

The median annual salary for a Cloud Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

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
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 212 151 286
Rank change year-on-year -61 +135 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 48 4 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.75% 0.15% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.16% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 42 4 25
10th Percentile £60,250 £56,250 £62,500
25th Percentile £63,750 £61,875 £66,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £65,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +15.38%
75th Percentile £83,750 £68,438 £81,250
90th Percentile £88,625 £74,625 £90,000
England median annual salary £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% +3.13%

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 6,068 2,510 7,280
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.95% 96.84% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4,757 2,201 5,893
10th Percentile £29,250 £30,000 £23,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

Cloud Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Architect in Yorkshire

Cloud Architect
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Cloud Architect in Yorkshire

Cloud Architect
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Architect in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

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 20 September 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
West Yorkshire -60 30 £67,500 +3.85% 3
North Yorkshire - 13 £75,000 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £77,500 -
Cloud Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Yorkshire region featuring Cloud Architect in the job title.

1 29 (60.42%) AWS
2 20 (41.67%) Social Skills
3 19 (39.58%) Azure
4 16 (33.33%) PaaS
5 15 (31.25%) IaaS
6 13 (27.08%) Migration
6 13 (27.08%) DevOps
7 12 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
7 12 (25.00%) Public Sector
7 12 (25.00%) Web Services
8 11 (22.92%) Use Case
8 11 (22.92%) Deployment Automation
9 10 (20.83%) Kubernetes
9 10 (20.83%) Docker
9 10 (20.83%) Firewall
10 9 (18.75%) TOGAF
10 9 (18.75%) Microservices
10 9 (18.75%) Amazon EKS
11 8 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
11 8 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (16.67%) SIEM
11 8 (16.67%) PCI DSS
11 8 (16.67%) Security Architecture
11 8 (16.67%) Logistics
11 8 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (14.58%) Data Protection
12 7 (14.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (14.58%) Technical Leadership
12 7 (14.58%) Serverless

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 2 (4.17%) CMS
1 2 (4.17%) Drupal
1 2 (4.17%) Umbraco
1 2 (4.17%) WordPress
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Synapse
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 29 (60.42%) AWS
2 19 (39.58%) Azure
3 16 (33.33%) PaaS
4 15 (31.25%) IaaS
5 9 (18.75%) Amazon EKS
6 7 (14.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 7 (14.58%) Serverless
7 6 (12.50%) Amazon S3
7 6 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (12.50%) CloudFront
8 5 (10.42%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (8.33%) GCP
9 4 (8.33%) SaaS
10 3 (6.25%) Power Platform
11 2 (4.17%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 1 (2.08%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (2.08%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 1 (2.08%) Azure Functions
12 1 (2.08%) Azure Service Bus
12 1 (2.08%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.25%) Data Lake
3 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.25%) Power BI
3 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (4.17%) Cognos Impromptu
4 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.17%) Neo4j
4 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.17%) Tableau
5 1 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.08%) Big Data
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) Spark SQL
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.08%) GitLab
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (41.67%) Social Skills
2 12 (25.00%) Public Sector
3 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Billing
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) Web Services
2 6 (12.50%) RESTful
3 5 (10.42%) Node.js
4 2 (4.17%) .NET
5 1 (2.08%) Java EE
5 1 (2.08%) PySpark
5 1 (2.08%) Spring
5 1 (2.08%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.08%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (8.33%) NHS
2 4 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.17%) Cloud Native
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) DevOps
1 13 (27.08%) Migration
2 12 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 11 (22.92%) Deployment Automation
3 11 (22.92%) Use Case
4 9 (18.75%) Microservices
4 9 (18.75%) TOGAF
5 8 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (16.67%) Logistics
5 8 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 8 (16.67%) SIEM
5 8 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
6 7 (14.58%) Data Protection
6 7 (14.58%) Programme Delivery
6 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.58%) Technical Leadership
7 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (12.50%) Presales
7 6 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
8 5 (10.42%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 6 (12.50%) Python
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) Java
2 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.42%) Ruby
3 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) C++
5 1 (2.08%) PHP
5 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.08%) Scala
5 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) MCSE
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) Docker
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) Kubernetes
2 4 (8.33%) Ansible
3 3 (6.25%) Terraform
4 2 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Google
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Databricks
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) VMware