Quick facts
  • Year established:
    2011
  • Website:
    https://ukcloud.com/
  • Contact
    • UKCloud Ltd , A8 Cody Technology Park, Old Ively Road, Farnborough, Hampshire, United Kingdom, GU14 0LX

About UKCloud Ltd

UKCloud is dedicated to helping the UK Public Sector by delivering more choice and flexibility through safe and trusted cloud technology. They own and operate UK sovereign, industry leading, multi-cloud platforms which are secure, assured and located from the Government's Crown Campus.

UKCloud was formed back in 2011 when a small group of individuals used to work out of a coffee shop, since its humble beginnings it has come a long way and overcome some challenges along the way. To date it has a highly skilled team of over 200 employees, across 3 offices in the UK and is well known for its business model in the UK public sector.

The leadership team continue to support the growth of talent and expand diversity, opening their early career networking in 2013. Since the early career programme launched in 2013 UKCloud has welcomed over 75 students and apprentices with many returning after graduation.

This year UKCloud launched its 'Women in STEM' committee, ex-military network group and signed up to the tech talent charter, armed forces covenant and time to change pledge, recognising UKClouds commitment to improving diversity across the organisation.

It has an active training and social budget which supports its commitment to personal development and the friendly nature of the business. Although UKCloud has grown significant in the past 7 years it has still managed to keep hold of many of its traditions and its warm and friendly culture. Traditions such as UKCloud 'Children In Need Day', Christmas party or 'Palace to Palace' ride remain a prominent part of life at UKCloud. There is also a strong community focus at UKCloud, with high participation in charity events both in and outside of the office.


What is it like to work for UKCloud Ltd

Wellbeing
Wellbeing
UKCloud understands the connection between workplace stress and mental health and has provided mental health awareness training and trained mental health champions to promote a healthier workplace.
Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back
UKCloud is proud to give back to the community, and regularly engages with local charities and associated charitable initiatives. Locally, UKCloud supports the various Community Maters Partnership Project (CMPP) initiatives that invest in the local community using their 'give and get days'.
Fair Deal
Fair Deal
UKCloud try and ensure their reward mechanisms encourage inclusivity and collaboration across the business, as actions of individuals and teams regularly go beyond expectations and their own teams. 

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Benefits:

  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    At least 40% of staff are known to undertake charitable activities during business hours without incurring financial loss

  • Gym
    Gym

    Companies offering either free gym/ sports facilities or subsidised gym membership for all employees

  • Pensions
    Pensions

    Companies offering a final salary scheme to all employees, or one in which the employer's contribution is at least 5%

  • Maternity
    Maternity

    At least 10 weeks’ full pay or generous alternative

  • Family Friendly
    Family Friendly

    School hours contracts offered to all staff

Company Statistics

  • Staff Turnover:

    18%

  • Staff:

    246

  • UK sites:

    3

  • Average Age:

    37

  • Earning £35,000+:

    75%

  • Male : Female:

    85% / 15%

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