The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 118 112 142
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +30
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 9 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.47% 0.53% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.38% 27.27% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 2
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +95.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
Cloud Computing
North West

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

Cloud Services Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
122 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.36% 1.95% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 107 31 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £22,400 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +18 5 £37,500 +4.16% 1
Warrington +4 2 £16,500 -57.69%
Ellesmere Port - 2 £32,500 -
Macclesfield 0 1 £82,500 +10.00%
Cloud Computing
North West

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) MySQL
3 6 (37.50%) DevOps
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 5 (31.25%) IIS
4 5 (31.25%) Apache
4 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) High Availability
4 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
4 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 5 (31.25%) Dell
4 5 (31.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) HTTP
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (31.25%) MCTS
4 5 (31.25%) MCITP
4 5 (31.25%) J2EE
4 5 (31.25%) JSP
4 5 (31.25%) SOAP
4 5 (31.25%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) REST
4 5 (31.25%) JMeter

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (31.25%) IIS
1 5 (31.25%) Apache
1 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Terremark
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) HTTP
2 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JMeter
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
1 5 (31.25%) Selenium
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) SoapUI
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Wintel Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Django Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) J2EE
1 5 (31.25%) JSP
1 5 (31.25%) SOAP
1 5 (31.25%) XML
1 5 (31.25%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) Flask
3 1 (6.25%) Pyramid
3 1 (6.25%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (31.25%) High Availability
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) VB
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (31.25%) MCTS
1 5 (31.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) XenServer
4 1 (6.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) Dell
4 4 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (12.50%) Rackspace
6 1 (6.25%) Google
6 1 (6.25%) ZTE
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Avaya
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Explore Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago