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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 109 114 118
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 11 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.68% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.09% 5.63% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 5
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
109 71 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.72% 4.14% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 100 51 25
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £48,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 - 6 £42,500 -
Warrington +14 4 £40,000 +45.45%
Cloud Computing
North West

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
3 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) JIRA
3 9 (64.29%) JSP
3 9 (64.29%) SOAP
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) J2EE
3 9 (64.29%) XML
3 9 (64.29%) Tomcat
3 9 (64.29%) REST
3 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
4 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) MySQL
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
6 5 (35.71%) DevOps
6 5 (35.71%) Line Management
6 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) IIS
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (28.57%) HTTP
7 4 (28.57%) Apache
7 4 (28.57%) JMeter
7 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (28.57%) Git (software)

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 9 (64.29%) Tomcat
2 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (28.57%) Apache
3 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) JIRA
1 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) JMeter
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) J2EE Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) JSP
1 9 (64.29%) SOAP
1 9 (64.29%) J2EE
1 9 (64.29%) XML
1 9 (64.29%) REST
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
1 1 (7.14%) Open Source
1 1 (7.14%) iDTV
1 1 (7.14%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Solaris
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) DevOps
1 5 (35.71%) Line Management
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) OpenUP
4 1 (7.14%) Product Management
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
1 3 (21.43%) HND
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Vertica
4 1 (7.14%) Talend
4 1 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) SAP