The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 64 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 3 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.44% 1.85% 2.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.12% 31.43% 88.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 9
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £40,000 £43,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
Cloud Computing
South Wales

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

Cloud Services Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
49 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.25% 5.88% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 41 33 11
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £32,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £56,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -1.12%

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 28 April 2015.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Cloud Computing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
1 1 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow