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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 409 393 369
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -24
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 623 598 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.60% 0.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.34% 15.28% 21.61%
Number of salaries quoted 487 497 565
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
5494 3914 3193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.09% 3.90% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4403 3391 2781
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
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 2 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 2 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 +42 373 £57,500 +4.54% 37
South East -82 98 £53,750 +7.50% 14
East of England -31 43 £50,000 +11.11% 11
North West -15 34 £57,500 +61.97% 5
West Midlands +17 27 £38,500 -51.87% 2
Yorkshire -38 22 £42,500 -29.16% 6
South West -49 13 £45,000 -5.26% 4
North East -2 4 £25,000 -44.44% 1
East Midlands -3 2 £45,000 +34.32%
Cloud Computing
UK

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 308 (25.35%) Java
2 291 (23.95%) Windows
3 290 (23.87%) Linux
4 254 (20.91%) SQL
5 223 (18.35%) Web Services
6 220 (18.11%) Microsoft
7 216 (17.78%) Degree
8 213 (17.53%) VMware
9 200 (16.46%) .NET
10 192 (15.80%) Amazon AWS
11 191 (15.72%) SQL Server
12 186 (15.31%) Finance
13 173 (14.24%) ITIL
14 162 (13.33%) Python
15 161 (13.25%) DevOps
16 156 (12.84%) MySQL
17 155 (12.76%) VMware Infrastructure
18 152 (12.51%) Internet
19 151 (12.43%) JavaScript
20 145 (11.93%) OO
20 145 (11.93%) MongoDB
21 141 (11.60%) Puppet
21 141 (11.60%) SaaS
22 137 (11.28%) C#
23 133 (10.95%) Git (software)
23 133 (10.95%) Big Data
24 129 (10.62%) HTML
25 128 (10.53%) Analytics
26 122 (10.04%) Agile Software Development
27 120 (9.88%) Opscode Chef

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 99 (8.15%) IIS
2 78 (6.42%) Apache
3 73 (6.01%) Tomcat
4 72 (5.93%) Apache Solr
5 60 (4.94%) MS Exchange
6 52 (4.28%) SharePoint
6 52 (4.28%) Elasticsearch
7 44 (3.62%) nginx
8 41 (3.37%) CMS
9 39 (3.21%) OpenStack
10 34 (2.80%) Apache Pig
11 32 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
12 30 (2.47%) SAS
13 29 (2.39%) Jetty
14 25 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
15 24 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
16 18 (1.48%) Umbraco
17 16 (1.32%) Drupal
17 16 (1.32%) Lync
17 16 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 79 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 44 (3.62%) MS Office
3 16 (1.32%) SPSS
4 5 (0.41%) MS Project
5 4 (0.33%) CPLEX
6 3 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.082%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.58%) Magento
3 4 (0.33%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.25%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.16%) SAP ECC
5 2 (0.16%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 1 (0.082%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 192 (15.80%) Amazon AWS
2 141 (11.60%) SaaS
3 110 (9.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 99 (8.15%) IaaS
5 75 (6.17%) PaaS
6 47 (3.87%) Amazon EC2
7 38 (3.13%) Office 365
8 22 (1.81%) Google Apps
9 13 (1.07%) Google App Engine
10 12 (0.99%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.99%) Amazon EMR
11 8 (0.66%) Force.com
12 2 (0.16%) Trello
12 2 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.082%) Heroku
13 1 (0.082%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.082%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 152 (12.51%) Internet
2 110 (9.05%) TCP/IP
3 90 (7.41%) SAN
4 84 (6.91%) DNS
5 81 (6.67%) Firewall
6 62 (5.10%) WAN
7 52 (4.28%) DHCP
8 46 (3.79%) LAN
9 40 (3.29%) VPN
10 30 (2.47%) HTTP
11 25 (2.06%) Radio Access Network
12 22 (1.81%) NAS
12 22 (1.81%) LDAP
12 22 (1.81%) DMZ
13 19 (1.56%) SSH
14 18 (1.48%) Wireless
15 15 (1.23%) NGN
16 14 (1.15%) MPLS
16 14 (1.15%) OSPF
16 14 (1.15%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (15.72%) SQL Server
2 156 (12.84%) MySQL
3 145 (11.93%) MongoDB
4 133 (10.95%) Big Data
5 99 (8.15%) NoSQL
6 97 (7.98%) Hadoop
7 66 (5.43%) HBase
8 65 (5.35%) Relational Database
9 59 (4.86%) Apache Hive
10 53 (4.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 51 (4.20%) RDBMS
12 35 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
13 34 (2.80%) Data Mining
13 34 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
14 29 (2.39%) Redis
15 28 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
16 21 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 21 (1.73%) QlikView
16 21 (1.73%) Impala
17 19 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 133 (10.95%) Git (software)
2 74 (6.09%) Jenkins
3 66 (5.43%) Subversion
4 39 (3.21%) TeamCity
5 19 (1.56%) Mercurial
6 16 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (1.32%) JIRA
7 15 (1.23%) JUnit
8 13 (1.07%) Maven
8 13 (1.07%) NUnit
9 12 (0.99%) Ant
10 11 (0.91%) Hudson
11 10 (0.82%) Selenium
12 8 (0.66%) SpecFlow
12 8 (0.66%) Eclipse
12 8 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 7 (0.58%) Juju
13 7 (0.58%) ClearCase
13 7 (0.58%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 7 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 186 (15.31%) Finance
2 113 (9.30%) Marketing
3 107 (8.81%) Telecoms
4 37 (3.05%) Retail
5 32 (2.63%) Games
6 31 (2.55%) Music Industry
7 29 (2.39%) Advertising
8 22 (1.81%) Legal
9 20 (1.65%) Banking
10 16 (1.32%) Manufacturing
11 15 (1.23%) Multimedia
12 13 (1.07%) Local Government
13 12 (0.99%) Billing
13 12 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.91%) Publishing
15 10 (0.82%) Front Office
15 10 (0.82%) Electronics
16 8 (0.66%) Automotive
17 6 (0.49%) Law
18 5 (0.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 228 (18.77%) Developer
2 202 (16.63%) Architect
3 105 (8.64%) Consultant
4 93 (7.65%) Java Developer
5 68 (5.60%) Senior Developer
6 56 (4.61%) Senior Architect
7 55 (4.53%) Technical Architect
8 49 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
9 48 (3.95%) Software Engineer
10 45 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
11 44 (3.62%) Analyst
12 43 (3.54%) Web Engineer
13 42 (3.46%) Systems Administrator
14 41 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
15 40 (3.29%) Administrator
16 37 (3.05%) Project Manager
17 36 (2.96%) .NET Developer
18 35 (2.88%) Team Leader
19 34 (2.80%) Support Engineer
19 34 (2.80%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (18.35%) Web Services
2 200 (16.46%) .NET
3 129 (10.62%) HTML
4 118 (9.71%) ASP.NET
5 102 (8.40%) CSS
6 95 (7.82%) XML
7 82 (6.75%) J2EE
8 63 (5.19%) JSON
9 59 (4.86%) RESTful
10 57 (4.69%) HTML5
11 47 (3.87%) CSS3
11 47 (3.87%) WCF
12 46 (3.79%) jQuery
13 42 (3.46%) REST
14 40 (3.29%) LAMP
15 39 (3.21%) Spring
15 39 (3.21%) SOAP
15 39 (3.21%) ASP.NET MVC
16 37 (3.05%) Servlets
17 35 (2.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 97 (7.98%) Computer Science
2 66 (5.43%) Client/Server
3 65 (5.35%) Open Source
4 63 (5.19%) Visualisation
5 57 (4.69%) Mathematics
6 50 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
7 44 (3.62%) Enterprise Storage
8 40 (3.29%) Blackberry
9 37 (3.05%) Statistics
10 36 (2.96%) Digital Media
11 34 (2.80%) Social Media
12 33 (2.72%) Mobile App
13 32 (2.63%) Management Information System
14 28 (2.30%) Clustering
15 24 (1.98%) e-Health
16 17 (1.40%) Social Network
17 16 (1.32%) Internet of Things
17 16 (1.32%) IPTV
18 15 (1.23%) Streaming Media
18 15 (1.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 291 (23.95%) Windows
2 290 (23.87%) Linux
3 114 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 103 (8.48%) UNIX
5 70 (5.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 68 (5.60%) Ubuntu
7 55 (4.53%) Debian
8 51 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 43 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (2.47%) Android
11 27 (2.22%) Apple iOS
12 21 (1.73%) Solaris
13 20 (1.65%) CentOS
14 19 (1.56%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.66%) SUSE
16 6 (0.49%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.41%) Windows 2000
18 3 (0.25%) Windows Phone
19 2 (0.16%) Fedora
20 1 (0.082%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (14.24%) ITIL
2 161 (13.25%) DevOps
3 145 (11.93%) OO
4 128 (10.53%) Analytics
5 122 (10.04%) Agile Software Development
6 116 (9.55%) Project Management
7 104 (8.56%) CRM
8 100 (8.23%) Performance Tuning
9 96 (7.90%) OOP
10 92 (7.57%) Technical Architecture
11 91 (7.49%) Software Engineering
12 88 (7.24%) TDD
13 84 (6.91%) E-Commerce
14 81 (6.67%) SOA
15 80 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
16 77 (6.34%) Scrum
17 76 (6.26%) Continuous Integration
18 70 (5.76%) Migration
19 63 (5.19%) Service Management
20 61 (5.02%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 308 (25.35%) Java
2 254 (20.91%) SQL
3 162 (13.33%) Python
4 151 (12.43%) JavaScript
5 137 (11.28%) C#
6 111 (9.14%) Ruby
7 109 (8.97%) Perl
8 73 (6.01%) Bash Shell
9 70 (5.76%) PHP
10 54 (4.44%) T-SQL
11 53 (4.36%) PowerShell
12 48 (3.95%) R
13 37 (3.05%) C++
14 23 (1.89%) Shell Script
14 23 (1.89%) PHP5
15 22 (1.81%) VB
16 17 (1.40%) XPath
17 16 (1.32%) Korn
18 15 (1.23%) Scala
19 14 (1.15%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 216 (17.78%) Degree
2 31 (2.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 30 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (2.39%) Security Cleared
5 23 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (1.65%) MCITP
7 18 (1.48%) MCSE
7 18 (1.48%) CCNA
8 17 (1.40%) CCNP
9 13 (1.07%) PMI Certification
9 13 (1.07%) CISA
10 12 (0.99%) MCTS
10 12 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (0.99%) SC Cleared
11 11 (0.91%) CISSP
12 9 (0.74%) PMP
13 8 (0.66%) MCSA
14 7 (0.58%) MCP
15 6 (0.49%) ISEB
16 5 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (8.89%) QA
2 54 (4.44%) SLA
3 19 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.32%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.082%) JSP 440
System Software
1 155 (12.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 109 (8.97%) Active Directory
3 52 (4.28%) KVM
4 46 (3.79%) VMware ESX
5 39 (3.21%) vCloud
6 38 (3.13%) Hyper-V
7 36 (2.96%) Varnish
8 34 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
9 33 (2.72%) Samba
10 30 (2.47%) vSphere
11 28 (2.30%) XenApp
12 27 (2.22%) VMFS
13 24 (1.98%) VMware Server
14 19 (1.56%) XenDesktop
15 15 (1.23%) ISA Server
16 14 (1.15%) Xen
17 13 (1.07%) MetaFrame
17 13 (1.07%) Forefront TMG
17 13 (1.07%) Apache Flume
18 12 (0.99%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 141 (11.60%) Puppet
2 120 (9.88%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (3.46%) ZABBIX
4 38 (3.13%) logstash
5 36 (2.96%) Kibana
6 35 (2.88%) StatsD
7 33 (2.72%) HAProxy
8 28 (2.30%) Ansible
9 27 (2.22%) SCCM
10 23 (1.89%) Nagios
10 23 (1.89%) Salt
11 16 (1.32%) SCOM
12 12 (0.99%) Vagrant
13 8 (0.66%) CFEngine
14 7 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
14 7 (0.58%) Backup Exec
15 6 (0.49%) SCVMM
16 5 (0.41%) AppDNA
17 4 (0.33%) Zenoss
17 4 (0.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 220 (18.11%) Microsoft
2 213 (17.53%) VMware
3 100 (8.23%) Cisco
4 94 (7.74%) HP
5 84 (6.91%) Google
6 75 (6.17%) EMC
6 75 (6.17%) Oracle
7 74 (6.09%) Citrix
8 68 (5.60%) Salesforce.com
9 66 (5.43%) NetApp
10 55 (4.53%) Dell
11 51 (4.20%) Rackspace
12 50 (4.12%) Juniper
13 40 (3.29%) New Relic
14 37 (3.05%) SAP
15 36 (2.96%) Red Hat
16 34 (2.80%) Apple
17 31 (2.55%) Sony
17 31 (2.55%) Toshiba
18 28 (2.30%) CA
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Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + 20% bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Experts
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Stock
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + life insurance
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Darlington, County Durham
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Make positive
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Make positive
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spinnaker Red
Salary: £65,000 - 75,000k
Posted: Yesterday
Cambourne, Cambridgeshire
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £75000 per annum - share options + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago