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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 54 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 13 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.92% 2.37% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.12% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 0
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Cloud Services Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
68 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.06% 2.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 59 13 0
Average salary £33,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% -
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 1 August 2014.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 20 (83.33%) Advertising
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco
3 9 (37.50%) VPN
3 9 (37.50%) LAN
3 9 (37.50%) WAN
3 9 (37.50%) DHCP
3 9 (37.50%) CCNP
3 9 (37.50%) CCIP
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (37.50%) Juniper
3 9 (37.50%) MPLS
3 9 (37.50%) BGP
3 9 (37.50%) Telnet
3 9 (37.50%) Firewall
3 9 (37.50%) SSH
3 9 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 9 (37.50%) HSRP
3 9 (37.50%) PuTTY
3 9 (37.50%) SecureCRT
4 8 (33.33%) MS Office
5 7 (29.17%) CISSP
5 7 (29.17%) CISMP
5 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (29.17%) Information Security Management
5 7 (29.17%) Security Management
5 7 (29.17%) Information Security
5 7 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (29.17%) Information Assurance
6 5 (20.83%) UNIX
7 4 (16.67%) Linux

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 8 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) VPN
1 9 (37.50%) LAN
1 9 (37.50%) WAN
1 9 (37.50%) DHCP
1 9 (37.50%) MPLS
1 9 (37.50%) BGP
1 9 (37.50%) Telnet
1 9 (37.50%) Firewall
1 9 (37.50%) SSH
1 9 (37.50%) HSRP
1 9 (37.50%) PuTTY
1 9 (37.50%) SecureCRT
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (12.50%) HTTP
4 2 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) Riak
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (83.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Security Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Information Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Information Security Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Information Assurance Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL Change Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Change Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) JSON
1 2 (8.33%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Grid Computing
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) UNIX
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Information Security Management
1 7 (29.17%) Security Management
1 7 (29.17%) Information Security
1 7 (29.17%) Information Assurance
2 4 (16.67%) Network Design
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) Erlang
2 3 (12.50%) C
2 3 (12.50%) C++
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) PowerHouse
3 2 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) CCNP
1 9 (37.50%) CCIP
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (29.17%) CISSP
2 7 (29.17%) CISMP
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco
2 9 (37.50%) Juniper
2 9 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Capita
3 2 (8.33%) Brocade