The first table below looks at the demand for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 56 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 15 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.45% 2.53% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.47% 88.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 0
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Cloud Services Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
38 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.22% 2.86% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 38 11 1
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +89.65%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Cloud Computing
South Wales

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Cardiff

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 25 (100.00%) Advertising
2 19 (76.00%) Cisco
3 14 (56.00%) VMware
4 12 (48.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (44.00%) SAN
6 10 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (36.00%) Network Design
7 9 (36.00%) UNIX
8 8 (32.00%) LAN
8 8 (32.00%) WAN
8 8 (32.00%) VPN
8 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (32.00%) CCNP
8 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (32.00%) PowerHouse
8 8 (32.00%) MPLS
8 8 (32.00%) BGP
8 8 (32.00%) Firewall
8 8 (32.00%) Capita
8 8 (32.00%) Brocade
8 8 (32.00%) VMware ESX
9 6 (24.00%) SolarWinds
9 6 (24.00%) HSRP
9 6 (24.00%) VCP5
9 6 (24.00%) Information Assurance
9 6 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (24.00%) Information Security
9 6 (24.00%) SSH
9 6 (24.00%) CISMP

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (44.00%) SAN
3 8 (32.00%) MPLS
3 8 (32.00%) LAN
3 8 (32.00%) WAN
3 8 (32.00%) BGP
3 8 (32.00%) VPN
3 8 (32.00%) Firewall
4 6 (24.00%) SSH
4 6 (24.00%) HSRP
4 6 (24.00%) TELNET
4 6 (24.00%) DHCP
5 3 (12.00%) NAS
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.00%) Wireless
6 2 (8.00%) OSPF
6 2 (8.00%) EIGRP
General
1 25 (100.00%) Advertising
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Network Engineer
1 8 (32.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 6 (24.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Information Assurance Manager
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Information Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Information Security Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Security Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) UNIX
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) SUSE
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Network Design
2 6 (24.00%) Information Security
2 6 (24.00%) Information Security Management
2 6 (24.00%) Security Management
2 6 (24.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (12.00%) Service Management
3 3 (12.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (32.00%) CCNP
3 6 (24.00%) CCIP
3 6 (24.00%) CISSP
3 6 (24.00%) CISMP
3 6 (24.00%) VCP5
4 3 (12.00%) CCIE
5 2 (8.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (32.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Cisco
2 14 (56.00%) VMware
3 8 (32.00%) Capita
3 8 (32.00%) Brocade
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) Juniper
4 6 (24.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.00%) F5
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.00%) NetApp