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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 78 62 47
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 2 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.24% 0.92% 2.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.00% 10.17% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 16
Average salary £22,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
40 59 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.78% 9.08% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27 55 17
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) SaaS
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) tcpdump

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) SaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) tcpdump
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow