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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 93 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.26% 0.50% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.17% 10.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
72 46 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.24% 4.57% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 53 45 49
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £85,000
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
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 28 August 2014. 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 -10 3 £70,000 +55.55%
Cloud Computing
East of England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Client/Server
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) EMC
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
1 5 (83.33%) NetApp
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (83.33%) VMFS
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (83.33%) vCloud
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) CA
3 3 (50.00%) DMZ
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (50.00%) e-Health
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Server
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) IaaS
5 1 (16.67%) SaaS
5 1 (16.67%) PaaS
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) DMZ
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Specialist
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Client/Server
2 3 (50.00%) e-Health
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (83.33%) VMFS
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (83.33%) vCloud
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) EMC
1 5 (83.33%) NetApp
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) CA