The first table below looks at the demand for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 18 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 120 119 94
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -25
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 6 6 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.33% 0.32% 1.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.24% 28.57% 86.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 14
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £65,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Cloud Services Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
49 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.66% 1.12% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 38 18 18
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £48,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Cloud Computing
North West

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Cheshire

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Ellesmere Port - 4 £32,500 -
Warrington -15 1 £27,500 +37.50%
Cloud Computing
North West

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
1 7 (46.67%) MySQL
1 7 (46.67%) Python
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
1 7 (46.67%) Rackspace
2 6 (40.00%) Flask
2 6 (40.00%) Django
2 6 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) UNIX
3 5 (33.33%) Puppet
3 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (26.67%) Solaris
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (13.33%) PaaS
6 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) CCNA
7 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
7 1 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (6.67%) Dell
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) SNMP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MySQL
2 6 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Django Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Python Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Python/Django Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Python Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Flask
1 6 (40.00%) Django
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) Ext JS
3 1 (6.67%) qooxdoo
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) LAMP
3 1 (6.67%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) UNIX
3 4 (26.67%) Solaris
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) UML
3 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Web Development
3 1 (6.67%) Use Case
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Network Management
3 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
1 7 (46.67%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) XenServer
1 1 (6.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Rackspace
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) JBoss
4 1 (6.67%) Google