The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 422 398 392
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 597 588 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.59% 0.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.02% 15.17% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 456 488 543
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Cloud Computing
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5417 3876 3180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.06% 3.88% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4350 3363 2792
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in England

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in England

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in England

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
London +18 359 £57,500 - 40
South East -68 94 £52,500 +5.00% 9
East of England -34 43 £55,000 +22.22% 12
North West -8 29 £39,000 -4.87% 3
West Midlands +9 27 £38,500 -51.87%
South West -51 17 £45,750 -3.68% 12
Yorkshire -30 13 £39,000 -5.07% 4
North East -4 5 £24,000 -46.66% 1
East Midlands -2 3 £45,000 +31.38%
Cloud Computing
UK

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 302 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
2 294 (24.42%) Java
2 294 (24.42%) Linux
3 293 (24.34%) Windows
4 242 (20.10%) SQL
5 226 (18.77%) Web Services
6 221 (18.36%) Degree
7 219 (18.19%) Microsoft
8 210 (17.44%) VMware
9 205 (17.03%) .NET
10 192 (15.95%) Finance
11 190 (15.78%) Amazon AWS
12 188 (15.61%) SQL Server
13 175 (14.53%) ITIL
14 170 (14.12%) DevOps
15 161 (13.37%) MySQL
16 153 (12.71%) Internet
17 151 (12.54%) VMware Infrastructure
18 150 (12.46%) OO
18 150 (12.46%) Python
19 146 (12.13%) JavaScript
20 144 (11.96%) Puppet
21 143 (11.88%) MongoDB
22 142 (11.79%) SaaS
23 134 (11.13%) Git (software)
24 133 (11.05%) Big Data
25 131 (10.88%) C#
26 127 (10.55%) HTML
27 123 (10.22%) Project Management
28 122 (10.13%) Opscode Chef

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 92 (7.64%) IIS
2 81 (6.73%) Apache
3 76 (6.31%) Apache Solr
4 74 (6.15%) Tomcat
5 60 (4.98%) MS Exchange
6 57 (4.73%) SharePoint
7 55 (4.57%) Elasticsearch
8 48 (3.99%) nginx
9 46 (3.82%) OpenStack
10 35 (2.91%) CMS
11 34 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
12 30 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
13 29 (2.41%) Apache Pig
14 26 (2.16%) Jetty
14 26 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
15 23 (1.91%) SAS
16 19 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
17 18 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
17 18 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
18 16 (1.33%) Lync
Applications
1 79 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 52 (4.32%) MS Office
3 9 (0.75%) SPSS
4 5 (0.42%) CPLEX
4 5 (0.42%) MS Project
5 4 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.083%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.42%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.25%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.25%) SAP ECC
4 3 (0.25%) Magento
5 2 (0.17%) Advent Moxy
5 2 (0.17%) Summit
5 2 (0.17%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
5 2 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.083%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.083%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.083%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 190 (15.78%) Amazon AWS
2 142 (11.79%) SaaS
3 115 (9.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 102 (8.47%) IaaS
5 73 (6.06%) PaaS
6 40 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
6 40 (3.32%) Office 365
7 22 (1.83%) Google Apps
8 14 (1.16%) Google App Engine
9 11 (0.91%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.66%) Force.com
11 7 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.083%) Joyent
13 1 (0.083%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.083%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 153 (12.71%) Internet
2 111 (9.22%) TCP/IP
3 92 (7.64%) SAN
4 86 (7.14%) Firewall
5 82 (6.81%) DNS
6 68 (5.65%) WAN
7 55 (4.57%) DHCP
8 47 (3.90%) LAN
9 42 (3.49%) VPN
10 28 (2.33%) HTTP
11 25 (2.08%) Radio Access Network
12 24 (1.99%) Wireless
13 22 (1.83%) LDAP
14 20 (1.66%) DMZ
15 19 (1.58%) NAS
16 18 (1.50%) SSH
17 15 (1.25%) NGN
18 14 (1.16%) MPLS
18 14 (1.16%) OSPF
18 14 (1.16%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (15.61%) SQL Server
2 161 (13.37%) MySQL
3 143 (11.88%) MongoDB
4 133 (11.05%) Big Data
5 104 (8.64%) NoSQL
6 94 (7.81%) Hadoop
7 64 (5.32%) HBase
8 59 (4.90%) Relational Database
9 56 (4.65%) Apache Hive
10 50 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 47 (3.90%) RDBMS
12 36 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
13 34 (2.82%) Redis
14 33 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
15 26 (2.16%) Data Mining
16 22 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
16 22 (1.83%) Impala
17 20 (1.66%) QlikView
18 18 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
19 16 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 134 (11.13%) Git (software)
2 77 (6.40%) Jenkins
3 64 (5.32%) Subversion
4 41 (3.41%) TeamCity
5 20 (1.66%) Mercurial
6 16 (1.33%) JIRA
7 15 (1.25%) NUnit
8 13 (1.08%) Maven
8 13 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (1.08%) Hudson
9 12 (1.00%) Ant
9 12 (1.00%) JUnit
10 10 (0.83%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 10 (0.83%) Selenium
11 8 (0.66%) SpecFlow
11 8 (0.66%) Eclipse
11 8 (0.66%) Juju
12 7 (0.58%) ClearCase
13 6 (0.50%) CruiseControl
13 6 (0.50%) Bugzilla
General
1 192 (15.95%) Finance
2 118 (9.80%) Marketing
3 107 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 38 (3.16%) Retail
5 31 (2.57%) Music Industry
6 29 (2.41%) Games
7 28 (2.33%) Advertising
8 24 (1.99%) Legal
9 20 (1.66%) Banking
10 16 (1.33%) Manufacturing
11 15 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 15 (1.25%) Multimedia
12 12 (1.00%) Local Government
13 10 (0.83%) Electronics
14 9 (0.75%) Front Office
14 9 (0.75%) Billing
15 8 (0.66%) Automotive
16 7 (0.58%) Law
17 6 (0.50%) German Language
18 5 (0.42%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 217 (18.02%) Developer
2 202 (16.78%) Architect
3 99 (8.22%) Consultant
4 81 (6.73%) Java Developer
5 72 (5.98%) Senior Developer
6 60 (4.98%) Senior Architect
7 59 (4.90%) Technical Architect
8 51 (4.24%) Solutions Architect
9 47 (3.90%) Software Engineer
9 47 (3.90%) Analyst
10 45 (3.74%) Operations Engineer
11 44 (3.65%) Systems Administrator
12 43 (3.57%) Web Engineer
13 40 (3.32%) Administrator
13 40 (3.32%) Senior Java Developer
14 36 (2.99%) Project Manager
15 34 (2.82%) .NET Developer
16 31 (2.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 31 (2.57%) Team Leader
16 31 (2.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (18.77%) Web Services
2 205 (17.03%) .NET
3 127 (10.55%) HTML
4 114 (9.47%) ASP.NET
5 102 (8.47%) CSS
6 88 (7.31%) XML
7 79 (6.56%) J2EE
8 59 (4.90%) RESTful
9 58 (4.82%) HTML5
9 58 (4.82%) JSON
10 49 (4.07%) jQuery
11 48 (3.99%) LAMP
12 47 (3.90%) WCF
13 46 (3.82%) CSS3
14 42 (3.49%) REST
15 38 (3.16%) Servlets
16 37 (3.07%) SOAP
17 36 (2.99%) Ajax
17 36 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
18 34 (2.82%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 97 (8.06%) Computer Science
2 84 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (6.81%) User Experience
4 69 (5.73%) Client/Server
5 62 (5.15%) Visualisation
5 62 (5.15%) Open Source
6 58 (4.82%) Mathematics
7 57 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
8 44 (3.65%) Blackberry
9 42 (3.49%) Enterprise Storage
10 38 (3.16%) Digital Media
11 36 (2.99%) Statistics
12 32 (2.66%) Social Media
13 31 (2.57%) Management Information System
14 29 (2.41%) Clustering
15 24 (1.99%) e-Health
16 23 (1.91%) Mobile App
17 20 (1.66%) Internet of Things
18 19 (1.58%) Life Science
18 19 (1.58%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 294 (24.42%) Linux
2 293 (24.34%) Windows
3 112 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 95 (7.89%) UNIX
5 71 (5.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 68 (5.65%) Ubuntu
7 52 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 47 (3.90%) Debian
9 41 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 27 (2.24%) Android
11 22 (1.83%) Apple iOS
12 21 (1.74%) CentOS
12 21 (1.74%) Solaris
13 18 (1.50%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.66%) SUSE
15 7 (0.58%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.42%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.33%) Windows Phone
18 2 (0.17%) Fedora
19 1 (0.083%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (14.53%) ITIL
3 170 (14.12%) DevOps
4 150 (12.46%) OO
5 123 (10.22%) Project Management
6 118 (9.80%) Analytics
7 100 (8.31%) OOP
8 97 (8.06%) CRM
9 94 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
10 88 (7.31%) E-Commerce
10 88 (7.31%) TDD
10 88 (7.31%) Software Engineering
11 86 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
12 85 (7.06%) SOA
13 84 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
14 82 (6.81%) Scrum
15 72 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
16 67 (5.56%) Web Development
17 64 (5.32%) Migration
18 62 (5.15%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 294 (24.42%) Java
2 242 (20.10%) SQL
3 150 (12.46%) Python
4 146 (12.13%) JavaScript
5 131 (10.88%) C#
6 111 (9.22%) Ruby
7 103 (8.55%) Perl
8 76 (6.31%) PHP
9 72 (5.98%) Bash Shell
10 55 (4.57%) PowerShell
11 48 (3.99%) T-SQL
12 42 (3.49%) R
13 34 (2.82%) C++
14 25 (2.08%) PHP5
15 21 (1.74%) Shell Script
16 20 (1.66%) XPath
17 19 (1.58%) C
18 16 (1.33%) VB
18 16 (1.33%) Korn
19 14 (1.16%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 221 (18.36%) Degree
2 31 (2.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 28 (2.33%) Security Cleared
5 26 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (1.74%) MCSE
6 21 (1.74%) CCNA
6 21 (1.74%) MCITP
7 20 (1.66%) CCNP
8 13 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (1.08%) PMI Certification
8 13 (1.08%) SC Cleared
9 12 (1.00%) CISSP
10 11 (0.91%) MCTS
11 10 (0.83%) CISA
12 9 (0.75%) PMP
12 9 (0.75%) ISEB
13 8 (0.66%) MCSA
14 7 (0.58%) MCP
15 4 (0.33%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (8.89%) QA
2 55 (4.57%) SLA
3 24 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (1.83%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.17%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.083%) COBIT
7 1 (0.083%) JSP 440
System Software
1 151 (12.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 114 (9.47%) Active Directory
3 53 (4.40%) KVM
4 45 (3.74%) VMware ESX
5 42 (3.49%) Hyper-V
6 40 (3.32%) vCloud
7 36 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
8 34 (2.82%) Varnish
9 33 (2.74%) Samba
10 29 (2.41%) vSphere
11 27 (2.24%) VMFS
12 24 (1.99%) VMware Server
13 23 (1.91%) XenApp
14 17 (1.41%) ISA Server
15 15 (1.25%) MetaFrame
15 15 (1.25%) Xen
15 15 (1.25%) Forefront TMG
16 14 (1.16%) UAG
17 12 (1.00%) XenDesktop
17 12 (1.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 144 (11.96%) Puppet
2 122 (10.13%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (3.49%) ZABBIX
4 39 (3.24%) logstash
5 37 (3.07%) Kibana
6 33 (2.74%) StatsD
6 33 (2.74%) HAProxy
7 30 (2.49%) Ansible
8 26 (2.16%) SCCM
9 22 (1.83%) Nagios
10 21 (1.74%) Salt
11 18 (1.50%) Vagrant
12 17 (1.41%) SCOM
13 7 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (0.58%) Backup Exec
14 6 (0.50%) SCVMM
15 4 (0.33%) CFEngine
15 4 (0.33%) Zenoss
15 4 (0.33%) Tivoli
16 2 (0.17%) MOM
Vendors
1 219 (18.19%) Microsoft
2 210 (17.44%) VMware
3 99 (8.22%) HP
4 93 (7.72%) Cisco
5 85 (7.06%) Google
6 78 (6.48%) Oracle
7 71 (5.90%) Citrix
8 69 (5.73%) EMC
9 64 (5.32%) Salesforce.com
10 63 (5.23%) NetApp
11 53 (4.40%) Dell
12 52 (4.32%) Rackspace
13 47 (3.90%) Juniper
14 42 (3.49%) SAP
15 40 (3.32%) New Relic
16 38 (3.16%) Red Hat
17 34 (2.82%) Apple
18 31 (2.57%) Sony
18 31 (2.57%) Toshiba
19 28 (2.33%) CA
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 to £65000 per annum - bonus, medical, pension, 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £75000 per annum - share options + package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Stock
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + On Call
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Great + Career Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k-50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capco
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago