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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 431 381 412
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +31
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 546 635 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.66% 0.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.42% 14.34% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 421 491 489
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
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
5798 4427 3775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.89% 4.57% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4737 3667 3304
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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
London -35 298 £60,000 +4.34% 57
South East -45 85 £47,500 -13.63% 23
Yorkshire +18 59 £50,000 +17.64% 3
East of England +13 52 £43,000 +4.24% 16
South West -12 25 £42,500 - 9
West Midlands -4 9 £53,000 -21.48% 1
North West -46 9 £37,500 -16.66% 1
East Midlands -7 4 £42,500 -26.08% 1
North East -7 1 £52,500 -
Cloud Computing
UK

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 320 (28.83%) Linux
2 300 (27.03%) Windows
3 282 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
4 257 (23.15%) Java
5 220 (19.82%) Degree
6 210 (18.92%) VMware
7 209 (18.83%) Microsoft
8 198 (17.84%) Web Services
9 194 (17.48%) SQL
10 180 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
11 179 (16.13%) .NET
12 171 (15.41%) SQL Server
13 159 (14.32%) DevOps
14 158 (14.23%) VMware Infrastructure
15 157 (14.14%) JavaScript
16 155 (13.96%) Finance
17 145 (13.06%) Puppet
18 144 (12.97%) C#
19 143 (12.88%) Firewall
20 141 (12.70%) Opscode Chef
21 138 (12.43%) SaaS
22 131 (11.80%) OO
23 130 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
24 126 (11.35%) HTML
25 125 (11.26%) Project Management
26 124 (11.17%) MySQL
27 123 (11.08%) Active Directory
28 122 (10.99%) Python
28 122 (10.99%) Computer Science
28 122 (10.99%) IaaS

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 81 (7.30%) Apache
2 65 (5.86%) IIS
3 60 (5.41%) MS Exchange
4 59 (5.32%) nginx
5 56 (5.05%) Tomcat
6 54 (4.86%) Elasticsearch
7 46 (4.14%) SharePoint
8 44 (3.96%) Apache Solr
9 43 (3.87%) OpenStack
10 42 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2010
11 40 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2007
12 38 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2013
13 32 (2.88%) Node.js
14 29 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
15 23 (2.07%) Lync
16 20 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
17 18 (1.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 17 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
19 16 (1.44%) CMS
20 15 (1.35%) Jetty
Applications
1 69 (6.22%) MS Excel
2 46 (4.14%) MS Office
3 11 (0.99%) CPLEX
4 8 (0.72%) S-PLUS
5 7 (0.63%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.63%) MS Project
6 6 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.36%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.27%) SPSS
9 2 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.090%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.45%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.36%) Summit
3 4 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.27%) SAP ECC
4 3 (0.27%) Advent Moxy
4 3 (0.27%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.27%) assyst
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.090%) Agresso
6 1 (0.090%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.090%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 180 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 138 (12.43%) SaaS
3 122 (10.99%) IaaS
4 119 (10.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 82 (7.39%) PaaS
6 39 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
7 30 (2.70%) Office 365
8 24 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 20 (1.80%) Google Apps
10 16 (1.44%) Amazon S3
11 13 (1.17%) Terremark
12 11 (0.99%) Google App Engine
13 4 (0.36%) Force.com
13 4 (0.36%) GitHub
14 3 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.27%) IBM SmartCloud
15 2 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
16 1 (0.090%) SoftLayer
16 1 (0.090%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 143 (12.88%) Firewall
2 106 (9.55%) TCP/IP
3 91 (8.20%) SAN
4 90 (8.11%) WAN
5 89 (8.02%) DNS
6 85 (7.66%) Internet
7 68 (6.13%) LAN
8 60 (5.41%) DHCP
9 55 (4.95%) VPN
10 44 (3.96%) MPLS
11 43 (3.87%) HTTP
12 32 (2.88%) Wireless
13 25 (2.25%) BGP
14 24 (2.16%) OSPF
15 22 (1.98%) VoIP
15 22 (1.98%) iSCSI
15 22 (1.98%) Unified Communications
16 21 (1.89%) IPsec
17 18 (1.62%) Network Security
17 18 (1.62%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (15.41%) SQL Server
2 124 (11.17%) MySQL
3 104 (9.37%) Big Data
4 88 (7.93%) MongoDB
5 87 (7.84%) NoSQL
6 58 (5.23%) Hadoop
7 51 (4.59%) Relational Database
8 43 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 43 (3.87%) Redis
9 36 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 32 (2.88%) RDBMS
10 32 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
11 28 (2.52%) HBase
12 26 (2.34%) Oracle Database
13 24 (2.16%) Apache Hive
14 19 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
14 19 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
15 18 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (1.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 100 (9.01%) Git (software)
2 72 (6.49%) Jenkins
3 42 (3.78%) TeamCity
4 29 (2.61%) Subversion
5 19 (1.71%) NUnit
5 19 (1.71%) JIRA
6 16 (1.44%) Selenium
6 16 (1.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 13 (1.17%) Maven
8 12 (1.08%) Hudson
9 11 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (0.81%) Eclipse
11 8 (0.72%) Visual Studio
12 7 (0.63%) JMeter
12 7 (0.63%) Mercurial
12 7 (0.63%) SoapUI
13 6 (0.54%) Eclipse RCP
13 6 (0.54%) Behat
13 6 (0.54%) PHPUnit
14 5 (0.45%) Juju
General
1 155 (13.96%) Finance
2 104 (9.37%) Marketing
3 81 (7.30%) Telecoms
4 42 (3.78%) Retail
5 27 (2.43%) Banking
6 20 (1.80%) Games
7 19 (1.71%) Legal
8 18 (1.62%) Billing
9 14 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 13 (1.17%) Advertising
11 11 (0.99%) Music Industry
11 11 (0.99%) German Language
12 10 (0.90%) Electronics
13 7 (0.63%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.63%) Law
14 6 (0.54%) Publishing
14 6 (0.54%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.54%) Automotive
14 6 (0.54%) Dutch Language
15 5 (0.45%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 200 (18.02%) Developer
2 181 (16.31%) Architect
3 74 (6.67%) Administrator
4 73 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
5 66 (5.95%) Software Engineer
6 65 (5.86%) Solutions Architect
6 65 (5.86%) Senior Developer
7 56 (5.05%) Java Developer
8 55 (4.95%) DevOps Engineer
9 53 (4.77%) Consultant
10 49 (4.41%) Analyst
11 48 (4.32%) Technical Architect
12 47 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 45 (4.05%) Enterprise Architect
14 43 (3.87%) Systems Engineer
14 43 (3.87%) Senior Architect
15 40 (3.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 40 (3.60%) Linux Administrator
16 38 (3.42%) Network Engineer
17 37 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (17.84%) Web Services
2 179 (16.13%) .NET
3 126 (11.35%) HTML
4 121 (10.90%) CSS
5 70 (6.31%) HTML5
6 68 (6.13%) XML
7 64 (5.77%) ASP.NET
8 63 (5.68%) jQuery
9 58 (5.23%) J2EE
10 57 (5.14%) RESTful
11 55 (4.95%) LAMP
12 43 (3.87%) Ajax
13 39 (3.51%) REST
14 37 (3.33%) WCF
15 35 (3.15%) CSS3
16 30 (2.70%) JSON
17 27 (2.43%) WPF
18 21 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
18 21 (1.89%) Spring
19 20 (1.80%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 122 (10.99%) Computer Science
2 75 (6.76%) User Experience
3 70 (6.31%) Enterprise Software
4 69 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (5.41%) Open Source
6 51 (4.59%) Management Information System
7 41 (3.69%) Mathematics
7 41 (3.69%) Mobile App
8 38 (3.42%) Blackberry
9 37 (3.33%) Replication
10 32 (2.88%) Clustering
11 31 (2.79%) Internet of Things
11 31 (2.79%) Hedge funds
12 28 (2.52%) Visualisation
13 26 (2.34%) Client/Server
14 25 (2.25%) Life Science
15 22 (1.98%) Digital Media
15 22 (1.98%) N-Tier
15 22 (1.98%) Algorithms
16 19 (1.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 320 (28.83%) Linux
2 300 (27.03%) Windows
3 78 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 66 (5.95%) UNIX
5 65 (5.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 43 (3.87%) Ubuntu
7 43 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 42 (3.78%) CentOS
9 24 (2.16%) Debian
10 19 (1.71%) Android
11 18 (1.62%) Apple iOS
12 14 (1.26%) Windows 8
12 14 (1.26%) Windows 7
13 11 (0.99%) VMS
14 8 (0.72%) Solaris
15 6 (0.54%) Fedora
15 6 (0.54%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.45%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (14.32%) DevOps
3 131 (11.80%) OO
4 130 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
5 125 (11.26%) Project Management
6 104 (9.37%) ITIL
7 102 (9.19%) Analytics
8 97 (8.74%) E-Commerce
9 95 (8.56%) Software Engineering
10 85 (7.66%) SOA
11 81 (7.30%) TDD
12 79 (7.12%) CRM
13 71 (6.40%) Migration
14 68 (6.13%) Scrum
15 65 (5.86%) OOP
16 56 (5.05%) Technical Architecture
16 56 (5.05%) Web Development
17 55 (4.95%) Mentoring
18 53 (4.77%) PRINCE2
19 51 (4.59%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 257 (23.15%) Java
2 194 (17.48%) SQL
3 157 (14.14%) JavaScript
4 144 (12.97%) C#
5 122 (10.99%) Python
6 90 (8.11%) PHP
7 89 (8.02%) Ruby
8 85 (7.66%) Perl
9 70 (6.31%) Bash Shell
10 55 (4.95%) PowerShell
11 53 (4.77%) C
12 44 (3.96%) T-SQL
13 41 (3.69%) C++
14 23 (2.07%) Scala
14 23 (2.07%) XPath
15 20 (1.80%) R
16 18 (1.62%) Shell Script
16 18 (1.62%) VB
16 18 (1.62%) VBA
17 15 (1.35%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 220 (19.82%) Degree
2 59 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
3 53 (4.77%) CCNA
4 44 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (3.42%) CCNP
6 37 (3.33%) MCSE
7 29 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 22 (1.98%) PMP
8 22 (1.98%) PMI Certification
9 20 (1.80%) AWS Certification
10 19 (1.71%) Security Cleared
10 19 (1.71%) CISSP
11 16 (1.44%) MCITP
12 13 (1.17%) CISM
12 13 (1.17%) MCTS
13 11 (0.99%) CCIE
14 10 (0.90%) CISA
15 9 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (0.81%) CIMA
15 9 (0.81%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (5.50%) QA
2 42 (3.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (2.61%) PCI DSS
4 24 (2.16%) SLA
5 18 (1.62%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.36%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.27%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.18%) COBIT
9 1 (0.090%) MiFID
9 1 (0.090%) EMIR
System Software
1 158 (14.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 123 (11.08%) Active Directory
3 88 (7.93%) Hyper-V
4 45 (4.05%) vSphere
5 28 (2.52%) XenApp
6 27 (2.43%) VMware ESXi
7 26 (2.34%) KVM
8 20 (1.80%) Varnish
9 19 (1.71%) vCloud
10 18 (1.62%) MetaFrame
11 16 (1.44%) Samba
12 15 (1.35%) VMware ESX
13 14 (1.26%) Firmware
14 10 (0.90%) Docker
15 9 (0.81%) XenDesktop
15 9 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
15 9 (0.81%) ISA Server
16 8 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
16 8 (0.72%) VMware Server
17 7 (0.63%) LXC
Systems Management
1 145 (13.06%) Puppet
2 141 (12.70%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (3.42%) logstash
3 38 (3.42%) ZABBIX
4 35 (3.15%) Kibana
4 35 (3.15%) Graphite
5 30 (2.70%) Vagrant
6 24 (2.16%) Nagios
7 22 (1.98%) Ansible
8 16 (1.44%) HAProxy
8 16 (1.44%) StatsD
8 16 (1.44%) SCOM
9 15 (1.35%) SCCM
9 15 (1.35%) Salt
10 6 (0.54%) SCVMM
10 6 (0.54%) Cacti
11 5 (0.45%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.36%) Zenoss
13 3 (0.27%) Netcool
13 3 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 210 (18.92%) VMware
2 209 (18.83%) Microsoft
3 105 (9.46%) Cisco
4 88 (7.93%) Oracle
5 83 (7.48%) Google
6 80 (7.21%) HP
7 66 (5.95%) Citrix
8 51 (4.59%) SAP
9 44 (3.96%) Red Hat
10 43 (3.87%) Rackspace
11 41 (3.69%) NetApp
11 41 (3.69%) Salesforce.com
12 39 (3.51%) Dell
13 38 (3.42%) New Relic
14 31 (2.79%) IBM
14 31 (2.79%) Juniper
15 30 (2.70%) CheckPoint
16 25 (2.25%) 3PAR
17 24 (2.16%) EMC
18 23 (2.07%) Siebel
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to £75k Basic + Car Allowance, Pe
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum £60 to £70k + Bonus, Car Allowance,
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum £60 to £75k + Bonus, Car Allowance,
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Flex benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus/share options/ relocation
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Macmillan
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £100000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum depending on exp + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits bonus + bens + cross-training in C
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + Perks
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago