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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank - 91 90
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.34% 0.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 4.26% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £63,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +32.63%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
145 94 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.22% 8.08% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 132 72 49
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £76,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (33.33%) Network Management
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) CCSA
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 3 (33.33%) XenApp
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) tcpdump
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) CCNP

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) OSPF
2 3 (33.33%) BGP
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security
2 3 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Applications Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Web Development
1 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 3 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) CCDP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) CCSA
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) CCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Intel
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp