Period
to 21 September 2021

The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

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

Cloud Engineer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 197 124 253
Rank change year-on-year -73 +129 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 53 29 60
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.82% 1.11% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.14% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 56
10th Percentile £36,750 £41,250 £36,625
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £51,250
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -2.44% -2.38%
75th Percentile £62,500 £71,563 £58,125
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 6,119 2,537 7,232
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.96% 96.80% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4,799 2,224 5,854
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 Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Engineer in Yorkshire

Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Cloud Engineer in Yorkshire

Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Cloud Engineer in Yorkshire

Cloud Engineer
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 Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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 -67 40 £49,250 -19.59% 12
North Yorkshire -7 6 £51,250 +7.89%
South Yorkshire -44 5 £100,000 +140.96% 1
Cloud Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, Cloud Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 40 (75.47%) Azure
2 29 (54.72%) DevOps
3 26 (49.06%) Terraform
4 22 (41.51%) Infrastructure as Code
5 20 (37.74%) AWS
5 20 (37.74%) PowerShell
6 19 (35.85%) Jenkins
7 17 (32.08%) Bash Shell
8 15 (28.30%) Git (software)
8 15 (28.30%) Sonatype Nexus
8 15 (28.30%) Kubernetes
9 14 (26.42%) SQL
9 14 (26.42%) Firewall
9 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (24.53%) Analytics
10 13 (24.53%) Social Skills
11 12 (22.64%) Puppet
12 11 (20.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 10 (18.87%) Decision-Making
13 10 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (18.87%) Configuration Management
14 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
14 9 (16.98%) Ansible
14 9 (16.98%) GCP
14 9 (16.98%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (16.98%) Public Cloud
15 8 (15.09%) Dynatrace
15 8 (15.09%) Re-Platforming
15 8 (15.09%) Collaborative Working

Cloud Engineer 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 (7.55%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.89%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Synapse
2 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 40 (75.47%) Azure
2 20 (37.74%) AWS
3 9 (16.98%) GCP
4 6 (11.32%) npm
5 5 (9.43%) IaaS
6 4 (7.55%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (7.55%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 4 (7.55%) Microsoft 365
7 3 (5.66%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (5.66%) PaaS
7 3 (5.66%) Power Platform
7 3 (5.66%) Serverless
8 2 (3.77%) Azure Pipelines
9 1 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.89%) Azure Functions
9 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) Firewall
2 6 (11.32%) DNS
2 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (11.32%) Big Data
3 4 (7.55%) Data Lake
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (5.66%) Power BI
5 2 (3.77%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.77%) Power Query
5 2 (3.77%) Spark SQL
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.89%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (35.85%) Jenkins
2 15 (28.30%) Git (software)
2 15 (28.30%) Sonatype Nexus
3 7 (13.21%) GitLab
3 7 (13.21%) Maven
4 2 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (24.53%) Social Skills
2 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.09%) Banking
2 8 (15.09%) Retail Banking
3 7 (13.21%) Finance
4 3 (5.66%) Games
5 2 (3.77%) Law
6 1 (1.89%) Presentation Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) REST
2 5 (9.43%) PySpark
3 4 (7.55%) Kafka
4 3 (5.66%) ARM Templates
4 3 (5.66%) JSON
5 2 (3.77%) .NET
5 2 (3.77%) Spark Streaming
5 2 (3.77%) YAML
6 1 (1.89%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.89%) Three.js
6 1 (1.89%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Public Cloud
2 8 (15.09%) Legacy Applications
3 3 (5.66%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.77%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (1.89%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.89%) NHS
5 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.89%) CentOS
3 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) DevOps
2 22 (41.51%) Infrastructure as Code
3 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (24.53%) Analytics
5 11 (20.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 10 (18.87%) Configuration Management
6 10 (18.87%) Decision-Making
7 9 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (15.09%) Collaborative Working
8 8 (15.09%) Microservices
8 8 (15.09%) Re-Platforming
8 8 (15.09%) Requirements Gathering
9 7 (13.21%) Migration
10 4 (7.55%) Big Data Analytics
10 4 (7.55%) Data Migration
10 4 (7.55%) Data Pipeline
11 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.66%) Data Engineering
11 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) PowerShell
2 17 (32.08%) Bash Shell
3 14 (26.42%) SQL
4 8 (15.09%) Groovy
5 7 (13.21%) Shell Script
6 6 (11.32%) Python
7 3 (5.66%) C#
8 2 (3.77%) Scala
8 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.89%) C++
9 1 (1.89%) Java
9 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) Docker
2 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) HDFS
4 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (49.06%) Terraform
2 15 (28.30%) Kubernetes
3 12 (22.64%) Puppet
4 10 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (16.98%) Ansible
6 1 (1.89%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.89%) SCOM
6 1 (1.89%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.89%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) Dynatrace
2 8 (15.09%) Splunk
3 6 (11.32%) Databricks
4 5 (9.43%) VMware
5 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco
5 2 (3.77%) Google
6 1 (1.89%) F5
6 1 (1.89%) HP
6 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds