The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 80 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.80% 0.17% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.64% 3.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £48,500 £58,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Cloud Computing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
66 59 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.86% 5.03% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 40 55 74
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Bedfordshire region.

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +34 9 £48,500 +14.11%
Cloud Computing
East of England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing.

1 7 (63.64%) LAN
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
3 4 (36.36%) CCNP
3 4 (36.36%) CCDP
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 4 (36.36%) OSPF
3 4 (36.36%) BGP
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) CCSA
3 4 (36.36%) Wireshark
3 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) tcpdump
3 4 (36.36%) Network Management
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) XenApp
4 3 (27.27%) vSphere

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 4 (36.36%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) OSPF
2 4 (36.36%) BGP
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Wireshark
2 4 (36.36%) Network Security
2 4 (36.36%) tcpdump
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 3 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Network Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
1 4 (36.36%) Network Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNP
1 4 (36.36%) CCDP
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (36.36%) CCSA
2 3 (27.27%) CCSE
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) XenApp
1 3 (27.27%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Intel
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix