The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 89 77 103
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +26
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 27 38 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.47% 2.39% 1.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.77% 42.22% 47.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21 37 24
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Cloud Computing
Cambridgeshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
124 90 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.74% 5.65% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 97 80 52
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Cambridge

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 22 (43.14%) Python
1 22 (43.14%) Degree
2 19 (37.25%) Internet
3 17 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 16 (31.37%) Java
4 16 (31.37%) SQL
5 15 (29.41%) .NET
6 14 (27.45%) C#
6 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
7 13 (25.49%) SaaS
7 13 (25.49%) Internet of Things
7 13 (25.49%) Wireless
7 13 (25.49%) Finance
8 12 (23.53%) Scrum
9 11 (21.57%) Windows
10 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 9 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (17.65%) LINQ to SQL
10 9 (17.65%) WCF
10 9 (17.65%) LINQ
11 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (15.69%) Google
11 8 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (15.69%) Zoho
11 8 (15.69%) Google Apps
11 8 (15.69%) VMware
11 8 (15.69%) Citrix
11 8 (15.69%) Web Services
12 7 (13.73%) Visualisation
12 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) SaaS
2 8 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.69%) Google Apps
3 5 (9.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (37.25%) Internet
2 13 (25.49%) Wireless
3 6 (11.76%) Firewall
4 5 (9.80%) WAN
4 5 (9.80%) DNS
4 5 (9.80%) OSPF
4 5 (9.80%) BGP
5 1 (1.96%) VPN
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) JIRA
2 5 (9.80%) Bugzilla
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) .NET Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Programmer
3 9 (17.65%) .NET Software Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) .NET Programmer
4 8 (15.69%) Architect
4 8 (15.69%) Help Desk Manager
4 8 (15.69%) Systems Architect
5 7 (13.73%) IT Architect
6 6 (11.76%) Web Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Test Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Integration Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Systems Test Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Systems Integration Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Consultant
9 3 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Graduate
10 2 (3.92%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) .NET
2 9 (17.65%) LINQ to SQL
2 9 (17.65%) WCF
2 9 (17.65%) LINQ
3 8 (15.69%) Web Services
4 4 (7.84%) LAMP
5 2 (3.92%) jQuery
5 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.92%) CSS
6 1 (1.96%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 13 (25.49%) Internet of Things
3 7 (13.73%) Visualisation
4 5 (9.80%) Client/Server
4 5 (9.80%) Streaming Media
5 4 (7.84%) IPTV
5 4 (7.84%) Mathematics
5 4 (7.84%) Physics
6 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.96%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) UNIX
3 5 (9.80%) Linux
3 5 (9.80%) Ubuntu
3 5 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
2 12 (23.53%) Scrum
3 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.76%) OO
4 6 (11.76%) OOD
5 5 (9.80%) Regression Testing
6 4 (7.84%) Web Development
6 4 (7.84%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.88%) Project Management
7 3 (5.88%) Business Development
8 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.96%) Information Security
9 1 (1.96%) MVC
9 1 (1.96%) Service Management
9 1 (1.96%) Identity Management
9 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.96%) ITIL
9 1 (1.96%) CRM
9 1 (1.96%) User Stories
9 1 (1.96%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) Python
2 16 (31.37%) Java
2 16 (31.37%) SQL
3 14 (27.45%) C#
4 6 (11.76%) Ruby
4 6 (11.76%) PHP
5 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.88%) C++
7 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (43.14%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) CCNA
2 5 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.96%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 9 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (15.69%) Google
2 8 (15.69%) Zoho
2 8 (15.69%) VMware
2 8 (15.69%) Citrix
3 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.80%) Perforce
4 1 (1.96%) NetApp
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