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 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 113 107 132
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +25
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 5 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.28% 0.53% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.77% 28.13% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 7
Average salary £35,000 £35,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% +10.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £37,000 £34,350
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Cloud Services Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
57 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.14% 1.88% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 45 26 22
Average salary £50,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £18,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £72,500
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 3 £35,000 -
Cloud Computing
North West

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) Dell
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) MCTS
3 4 (36.36%) MCITP
3 4 (36.36%) SCVMM
3 4 (36.36%) Django
3 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) MySQL
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
3 4 (36.36%) High Availability
3 4 (36.36%) Rackspace
3 4 (36.36%) Flask
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Clustering

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) SNMP
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Python Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Python Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Django Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Python/Django Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Django
1 4 (36.36%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) High Availability
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Network Management
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 4 (36.36%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) MCTS
2 4 (36.36%) MCITP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCVMM
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) HP
1 5 (45.45%) Dell
2 4 (36.36%) Rackspace
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago