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 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 435 381 397
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 546 654 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.64% 0.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.31% 14.67% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 427 527 496
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
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
5865 4457 3764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.58% 4.36% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4870 3688 3308
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 £70,000 £70,000
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 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 December 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 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
London -35 296 £57,500 -4.16% 46
South East -2 100 £45,000 -18.18% 17
East of England +2 56 £43,000 +4.24% 8
Yorkshire -4 44 £50,000 +17.64% 7
South West -27 17 £41,250 -17.50% 5
West Midlands +2 12 £62,500 +13.63% 1
North West -29 12 £37,500 -16.66% 3
East Midlands +11 6 £32,000 -44.34%
North East -12 1 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Cloud Computing
UK

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 338 (29.57%) Linux
2 312 (27.30%) Windows
3 274 (23.97%) Java
4 272 (23.80%) Agile Software Development
5 228 (19.95%) SQL
6 214 (18.72%) Degree
7 201 (17.59%) Web Services
8 198 (17.32%) Microsoft
9 195 (17.06%) VMware
10 186 (16.27%) Amazon AWS
11 184 (16.10%) SQL Server
12 180 (15.75%) DevOps
13 174 (15.22%) Finance
14 173 (15.14%) .NET
15 166 (14.52%) JavaScript
16 148 (12.95%) Puppet
17 145 (12.69%) VMware Infrastructure
18 144 (12.60%) Opscode Chef
19 139 (12.16%) MySQL
20 138 (12.07%) OO
21 137 (11.99%) Python
21 137 (11.99%) HTML
22 131 (11.46%) C#
23 130 (11.37%) SaaS
24 129 (11.29%) Firewall
25 127 (11.11%) Analytics
25 127 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
26 126 (11.02%) Big Data
27 123 (10.76%) CSS
27 123 (10.76%) Microsoft Azure

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 90 (7.87%) Apache
2 78 (6.82%) IIS
3 65 (5.69%) Tomcat
4 63 (5.51%) Elasticsearch
5 59 (5.16%) MS Exchange
5 59 (5.16%) Apache Solr
6 57 (4.99%) nginx
7 43 (3.76%) SharePoint
7 43 (3.76%) OpenStack
8 36 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2007
9 35 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
10 32 (2.80%) SharePoint 2013
11 27 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
12 26 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
13 23 (2.01%) Node.js
13 23 (2.01%) Apache Pig
14 20 (1.75%) SAS
15 19 (1.66%) SharePoint Server
15 19 (1.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 19 (1.66%) CMS
Applications
1 80 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 48 (4.20%) MS Office
3 9 (0.79%) CPLEX
4 8 (0.70%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.52%) SPSS
7 4 (0.35%) S-PLUS
8 3 (0.26%) MS Project
8 3 (0.26%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.087%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.35%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.35%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.35%) Summit
4 3 (0.26%) SAP ECC
4 3 (0.26%) Advent Moxy
5 2 (0.17%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.087%) Agresso
6 1 (0.087%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.087%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.087%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.087%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 186 (16.27%) Amazon AWS
2 130 (11.37%) SaaS
3 123 (10.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 117 (10.24%) IaaS
5 79 (6.91%) PaaS
6 43 (3.76%) Amazon EC2
7 28 (2.45%) Google Cloud Platform
8 26 (2.27%) Office 365
9 16 (1.40%) Google Apps
10 15 (1.31%) Amazon S3
10 15 (1.31%) Google App Engine
11 8 (0.70%) Terremark
12 5 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
13 4 (0.35%) Force.com
14 3 (0.26%) IBM SmartCloud
14 3 (0.26%) Google Compute Engine
15 2 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.087%) Joyent
16 1 (0.087%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 129 (11.29%) Firewall
2 116 (10.15%) TCP/IP
3 103 (9.01%) Internet
4 100 (8.75%) SAN
5 91 (7.96%) WAN
6 86 (7.52%) DNS
7 69 (6.04%) LAN
8 59 (5.16%) DHCP
9 54 (4.72%) VPN
10 44 (3.85%) MPLS
11 28 (2.45%) Wireless
12 27 (2.36%) BGP
13 26 (2.27%) OSPF
14 25 (2.19%) Radio Access Network
14 25 (2.19%) HTTP
15 20 (1.75%) VoIP
16 19 (1.66%) IPsec
17 18 (1.57%) iSCSI
18 16 (1.40%) Network Security
18 16 (1.40%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (16.10%) SQL Server
2 139 (12.16%) MySQL
3 126 (11.02%) Big Data
4 121 (10.59%) MongoDB
5 101 (8.84%) NoSQL
6 79 (6.91%) Hadoop
7 61 (5.34%) Relational Database
8 47 (4.11%) RDBMS
9 44 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 41 (3.59%) HBase
11 38 (3.32%) Apache Hive
12 37 (3.24%) Redis
13 34 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
13 34 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
14 30 (2.62%) Data Mining
15 21 (1.84%) Oracle Database
16 20 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
17 19 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
18 18 (1.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 117 (10.24%) Git (software)
2 90 (7.87%) Jenkins
3 51 (4.46%) Subversion
4 50 (4.37%) TeamCity
5 21 (1.84%) JIRA
6 18 (1.57%) NUnit
7 16 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (1.40%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 15 (1.31%) Eclipse
9 13 (1.14%) Mercurial
10 12 (1.05%) Hudson
10 12 (1.05%) Maven
10 12 (1.05%) Selenium
11 8 (0.70%) JUnit
12 7 (0.61%) ClearCase
12 7 (0.61%) Ant
12 7 (0.61%) Juju
13 6 (0.52%) Eclipse RCP
14 5 (0.44%) Gradle
14 5 (0.44%) SoapUI
General
1 174 (15.22%) Finance
2 102 (8.92%) Marketing
3 100 (8.75%) Telecoms
4 49 (4.29%) Retail
5 31 (2.71%) Games
6 25 (2.19%) Banking
7 24 (2.10%) Music Industry
8 22 (1.92%) Legal
9 18 (1.57%) Billing
10 14 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (1.05%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.96%) Advertising
13 9 (0.79%) Electronics
14 8 (0.70%) German Language
15 7 (0.61%) Law
15 7 (0.61%) Aerospace
16 5 (0.44%) Automotive
16 5 (0.44%) Italian Language
16 5 (0.44%) Turkish Language
16 5 (0.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 198 (17.32%) Developer
2 181 (15.84%) Architect
3 74 (6.47%) Systems Administrator
4 71 (6.21%) Administrator
5 68 (5.95%) Senior Developer
6 66 (5.77%) Software Engineer
7 63 (5.51%) Java Developer
8 61 (5.34%) Solutions Architect
9 60 (5.25%) Consultant
10 52 (4.55%) Senior Architect
11 51 (4.46%) Analyst
12 50 (4.37%) Technical Architect
13 46 (4.02%) DevOps Engineer
14 43 (3.76%) Systems Engineer
15 40 (3.50%) Network Engineer
15 40 (3.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 40 (3.50%) Linux Administrator
16 36 (3.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 31 (2.71%) Junior
18 30 (2.62%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (17.59%) Web Services
2 173 (15.14%) .NET
3 137 (11.99%) HTML
4 123 (10.76%) CSS
5 75 (6.56%) XML
6 73 (6.39%) HTML5
7 70 (6.12%) ASP.NET
8 63 (5.51%) J2EE
9 59 (5.16%) jQuery
10 57 (4.99%) RESTful
11 51 (4.46%) LAMP
12 46 (4.02%) Ajax
13 45 (3.94%) JSON
14 40 (3.50%) CSS3
15 39 (3.41%) WCF
16 35 (3.06%) REST
17 25 (2.19%) WPF
17 25 (2.19%) Spring
18 23 (2.01%) Ruby on Rails
19 21 (1.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 114 (9.97%) Computer Science
2 82 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
3 80 (7.00%) User Experience
4 63 (5.51%) Open Source
5 60 (5.25%) Enterprise Software
6 58 (5.07%) Mathematics
7 51 (4.46%) Blackberry
8 50 (4.37%) Management Information System
9 48 (4.20%) Client/Server
10 42 (3.67%) Visualisation
11 36 (3.15%) Digital Media
12 32 (2.80%) Algorithms
13 30 (2.62%) Mobile App
14 29 (2.54%) Internet of Things
14 29 (2.54%) Replication
15 26 (2.27%) Hedge funds
16 24 (2.10%) Life Science
16 24 (2.10%) Clustering
17 22 (1.92%) N-Tier
18 21 (1.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 338 (29.57%) Linux
2 312 (27.30%) Windows
3 91 (7.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (6.56%) UNIX
5 65 (5.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 60 (5.25%) Ubuntu
7 45 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 41 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 38 (3.32%) Debian
10 32 (2.80%) CentOS
11 19 (1.66%) Android
11 19 (1.66%) Apple iOS
12 16 (1.40%) Windows 7
12 16 (1.40%) Solaris
13 11 (0.96%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.61%) Windows Phone
14 7 (0.61%) VMS
15 6 (0.52%) SUSE
16 5 (0.44%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.44%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (23.80%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (15.75%) DevOps
3 138 (12.07%) OO
4 127 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 127 (11.11%) Analytics
5 120 (10.50%) Project Management
6 118 (10.32%) ITIL
7 95 (8.31%) Software Engineering
8 94 (8.22%) E-Commerce
9 88 (7.70%) SOA
10 87 (7.61%) CRM
11 79 (6.91%) Web Development
12 77 (6.74%) OOP
13 76 (6.65%) Scrum
14 73 (6.39%) TDD
15 65 (5.69%) Technical Architecture
16 64 (5.60%) Migration
17 62 (5.42%) Performance Tuning
18 61 (5.34%) Business Development
19 51 (4.46%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 274 (23.97%) Java
2 228 (19.95%) SQL
3 166 (14.52%) JavaScript
4 137 (11.99%) Python
5 131 (11.46%) C#
6 102 (8.92%) Ruby
7 97 (8.49%) Perl
8 86 (7.52%) PHP
9 78 (6.82%) Bash Shell
10 58 (5.07%) PowerShell
11 52 (4.55%) T-SQL
12 50 (4.37%) C
13 34 (2.97%) C++
14 32 (2.80%) R
15 24 (2.10%) XPath
16 23 (2.01%) Shell Script
17 19 (1.66%) VB
18 18 (1.57%) VBA
18 18 (1.57%) Scala
19 16 (1.40%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 214 (18.72%) Degree
2 57 (4.99%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (4.72%) CCNA
4 39 (3.41%) CCNP
5 35 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (2.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 26 (2.27%) MCSE
8 20 (1.75%) CISSP
8 20 (1.75%) PMI Certification
9 19 (1.66%) PMP
10 18 (1.57%) Security Cleared
11 16 (1.40%) AWS Certification
11 16 (1.40%) MCITP
12 11 (0.96%) CISM
13 10 (0.87%) CISA
13 10 (0.87%) ISEB
14 9 (0.79%) CCIE
14 9 (0.79%) MCTS
15 8 (0.70%) PhD
16 7 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (7.17%) QA
2 43 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (3.41%) SLA
4 23 (2.01%) PCI DSS
5 22 (1.92%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.35%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.26%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.17%) COBIT
9 1 (0.087%) MiFID
9 1 (0.087%) EMIR
9 1 (0.087%) JSP 440
System Software
1 145 (12.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 110 (9.62%) Active Directory
3 69 (6.04%) Hyper-V
4 40 (3.50%) KVM
5 37 (3.24%) vSphere
6 31 (2.71%) Varnish
7 29 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (2.45%) Samba
9 26 (2.27%) XenApp
10 25 (2.19%) VMware ESX
10 25 (2.19%) vCloud
11 22 (1.92%) MetaFrame
12 18 (1.57%) Docker
13 13 (1.14%) VMware Server
14 12 (1.05%) HDFS
14 12 (1.05%) Firmware
15 10 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
15 10 (0.87%) VMFS
16 9 (0.79%) NFS
17 8 (0.70%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 148 (12.95%) Puppet
2 144 (12.60%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (4.11%) logstash
3 47 (4.11%) ZABBIX
4 44 (3.85%) Graphite
5 43 (3.76%) Kibana
6 33 (2.89%) Vagrant
6 33 (2.89%) Ansible
7 28 (2.45%) StatsD
7 28 (2.45%) HAProxy
8 27 (2.36%) Nagios
9 23 (2.01%) SCCM
10 18 (1.57%) Salt
11 10 (0.87%) SCOM
12 7 (0.61%) SCVMM
12 7 (0.61%) Backup Exec
13 6 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
14 5 (0.44%) Cacti
15 4 (0.35%) Zenoss
15 4 (0.35%) Netcool
Vendors
1 198 (17.32%) Microsoft
2 195 (17.06%) VMware
3 110 (9.62%) Cisco
4 94 (8.22%) HP
5 88 (7.70%) Google
6 87 (7.61%) Oracle
7 67 (5.86%) Citrix
8 54 (4.72%) Dell
9 47 (4.11%) Salesforce.com
10 46 (4.02%) New Relic
11 45 (3.94%) Rackspace
12 44 (3.85%) SAP
13 43 (3.76%) Juniper
13 43 (3.76%) NetApp
14 40 (3.50%) Red Hat
15 34 (2.97%) CheckPoint
16 33 (2.89%) EMC
17 32 (2.80%) Apple
18 29 (2.54%) IBM
19 24 (2.10%) Ericsson
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