The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 128 109 123
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 3 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.83% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.27% 12.98% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 4
Average salary £71,250 £61,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -23.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £37,100 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £65,000 £87,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Cloud Computing
West Midlands

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

Cloud Services Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
132 131 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.49% 6.42% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 95 109 57
Average salary £49,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Birmingham

Cloud Computing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft