The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 31 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.29% 0.43% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.46% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +16.66%
Cloud Computing
Cheshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
13 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.96% 2.16% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 2
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Chester

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) J2EE
3 5 (50.00%) MySQL
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) IIS
3 5 (50.00%) JSP
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) Apache
3 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) HTTP
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (50.00%) JMeter
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) JIRA
3 5 (50.00%) Selenium
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 5 (50.00%) REST
3 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Dell
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 5 (50.00%) Apache
1 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) HTTP
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JMeter
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
1 5 (50.00%) Selenium
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) J2EE Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) J2EE
1 5 (50.00%) JSP
1 5 (50.00%) SOAP
1 5 (50.00%) XML
1 5 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) High Availability
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (40.00%) MCTS
1 4 (40.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Dell
4 3 (30.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) Avaya
6 1 (10.00%) Juniper
6 1 (10.00%) ZTE