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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 410 431 441
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 583 591 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.56% 0.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.81% 12.41% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 446 441 429
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
6621 4762 3565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.56% 4.53% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5319 3969 3088
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £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 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -66 273 £62,500 +8.69% 54
South East +15 118 £54,500 -9.16% 20
Yorkshire +33 71 £50,000 +33.33% 5
East of England +47 55 £45,000 -2.70% 22
South West -7 24 £42,500 -5.55% 6
North West -11 11 £37,500 -16.66% 15
East Midlands +19 6 £42,500 +6.25% 1
West Midlands -23 6 £42,500 -37.03%
North East - 3 £26,500 - 3
Cloud Computing
UK

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 308 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (23.24%) Windows
3 258 (23.06%) Linux
4 253 (22.61%) Java
5 227 (20.29%) Degree
6 215 (19.21%) VMware
7 199 (17.78%) Microsoft
8 193 (17.25%) Web Services
9 191 (17.07%) .NET
10 181 (16.18%) SQL
11 174 (15.55%) VMware Infrastructure
12 169 (15.10%) JavaScript
13 168 (15.01%) Amazon AWS
14 159 (14.21%) Computer Science
15 153 (13.67%) Finance
16 150 (13.40%) HTML
17 148 (13.23%) C#
18 146 (13.05%) SQL Server
19 140 (12.51%) Firewall
20 139 (12.42%) Project Management
21 133 (11.89%) Puppet
22 131 (11.71%) Software Engineering
23 128 (11.44%) ITIL
23 128 (11.44%) DevOps
24 124 (11.08%) IaaS
24 124 (11.08%) Active Directory
25 122 (10.90%) Opscode Chef
26 121 (10.81%) CSS
26 121 (10.81%) Marketing
27 120 (10.72%) Microsoft Azure

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 62 (5.54%) Apache
2 61 (5.45%) IIS
3 53 (4.74%) MS Exchange
4 47 (4.20%) nginx
5 43 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 43 (3.84%) Node.js
5 43 (3.84%) OpenStack
6 42 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 42 (3.75%) Tomcat
7 39 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
8 38 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2013
9 31 (2.77%) SharePoint
10 30 (2.68%) Lync
11 22 (1.97%) CMS
12 14 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
13 12 (1.07%) Apache Pig
14 11 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
15 10 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 10 (0.89%) Umbraco
16 9 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 83 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 45 (4.02%) MS Office
3 13 (1.16%) CPLEX
4 12 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.71%) S-PLUS
6 7 (0.63%) SPSS
6 7 (0.63%) MS Project
7 5 (0.45%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (0.089%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.089%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.25%) assyst
3 8 (0.71%) Tridion
4 4 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.27%) Sage CRM
5 3 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.18%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.18%) Summit
6 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.18%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.089%) SmartPlant
7 1 (0.089%) Workday HCM
7 1 (0.089%) Advent Moxy
7 1 (0.089%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.089%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 168 (15.01%) Amazon AWS
2 124 (11.08%) IaaS
3 120 (10.72%) SaaS
3 120 (10.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 88 (7.86%) PaaS
5 41 (3.66%) Office 365
6 33 (2.95%) Amazon EC2
7 25 (2.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 23 (2.06%) Amazon S3
9 21 (1.88%) Google Apps
10 14 (1.25%) Terremark
11 12 (1.07%) Force.com
12 9 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 7 (0.63%) Amazon EMR
14 5 (0.45%) GitHub
14 5 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 4 (0.36%) Google App Engine
16 2 (0.18%) Heroku
16 2 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
16 2 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 140 (12.51%) Firewall
2 91 (8.13%) SAN
3 85 (7.60%) WAN
4 81 (7.24%) DNS
5 78 (6.97%) VPN
6 75 (6.70%) LAN
7 74 (6.61%) TCP/IP
8 70 (6.26%) Internet
9 63 (5.63%) MPLS
10 60 (5.36%) HTTP
11 50 (4.47%) DHCP
12 39 (3.49%) Wireless
13 34 (3.04%) Unified Communications
14 30 (2.68%) VoIP
15 27 (2.41%) BGP
16 26 (2.32%) OSPF
17 23 (2.06%) Cisco Nexus
18 22 (1.97%) iSCSI
19 21 (1.88%) Cisco ASA
20 20 (1.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (13.05%) SQL Server
2 97 (8.67%) MySQL
3 90 (8.04%) Big Data
4 63 (5.63%) NoSQL
5 55 (4.92%) Hadoop
6 48 (4.29%) MongoDB
7 42 (3.75%) Relational Database
8 40 (3.57%) Oracle Database
9 28 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 28 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
10 27 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
11 26 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
12 25 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 25 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
13 23 (2.06%) DB2
13 23 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 22 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
15 21 (1.88%) HBase
16 18 (1.61%) RDBMS
17 16 (1.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 71 (6.34%) Git (software)
2 60 (5.36%) Jenkins
3 38 (3.40%) TeamCity
4 25 (2.23%) Selenium
5 22 (1.97%) Artifactory
6 19 (1.70%) Subversion
6 19 (1.70%) Visual Studio
7 17 (1.52%) Maven
7 17 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (1.43%) JIRA
9 10 (0.89%) Eclipse
9 10 (0.89%) NUnit
10 8 (0.71%) JMeter
10 8 (0.71%) SoapUI
10 8 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (0.63%) MSTest
12 6 (0.54%) PHPUnit
12 6 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
12 6 (0.54%) Hudson
12 6 (0.54%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 153 (13.67%) Finance
2 121 (10.81%) Marketing
3 79 (7.06%) Telecoms
4 47 (4.20%) Retail
5 32 (2.86%) Banking
6 26 (2.32%) Billing
7 17 (1.52%) Games
8 16 (1.43%) Legal
9 15 (1.34%) Publishing
10 12 (1.07%) Advertising
11 10 (0.89%) Law
11 10 (0.89%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.71%) Electronics
13 7 (0.63%) Automotive
13 7 (0.63%) Multimedia
14 6 (0.54%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.45%) Back Office
15 5 (0.45%) Dutch Language
15 5 (0.45%) German Language
16 4 (0.36%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 221 (19.75%) Developer
2 175 (15.64%) Architect
3 76 (6.79%) Software Engineer
4 73 (6.52%) Consultant
5 68 (6.08%) Solutions Architect
6 65 (5.81%) Administrator
7 61 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
8 57 (5.09%) Java Developer
9 55 (4.92%) DevOps Engineer
10 50 (4.47%) Systems Engineer
11 49 (4.38%) Senior Developer
12 48 (4.29%) Analyst
13 47 (4.20%) Enterprise Architect
14 43 (3.84%) Web Developer
15 40 (3.57%) Software Developer
16 37 (3.31%) Technical Architect
16 37 (3.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 36 (3.22%) DBA
18 33 (2.95%) Senior Manager
18 33 (2.95%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (17.25%) Web Services
2 191 (17.07%) .NET
3 150 (13.40%) HTML
4 121 (10.81%) CSS
5 80 (7.15%) HTML5
6 60 (5.36%) jQuery
7 51 (4.56%) ASP.NET
8 43 (3.84%) J2EE
8 43 (3.84%) CSS3
9 42 (3.75%) RESTful
9 42 (3.75%) Ajax
10 41 (3.66%) XML
11 37 (3.31%) LAMP
12 26 (2.32%) REST
13 25 (2.23%) Ext JS
14 24 (2.14%) JSON
15 22 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (1.97%) AngularJS
16 19 (1.70%) .NET Framework
17 18 (1.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 159 (14.21%) Computer Science
2 90 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (7.95%) User Experience
4 77 (6.88%) Enterprise Software
5 70 (6.26%) Open Source
5 70 (6.26%) Management Information System
6 58 (5.18%) Public Cloud
7 56 (5.00%) Mobile App
8 51 (4.56%) Clustering
9 38 (3.40%) Replication
10 36 (3.22%) Mathematics
10 36 (3.22%) Private Cloud
11 27 (2.41%) Internet of Things
11 27 (2.41%) Social Media
11 27 (2.41%) Hedge funds
12 24 (2.14%) Visualisation
13 23 (2.06%) Enterprise Cloud
13 23 (2.06%) Data Integration
14 20 (1.79%) Blackberry
15 19 (1.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 260 (23.24%) Windows
2 258 (23.06%) Linux
3 78 (6.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 58 (5.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 53 (4.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 48 (4.29%) UNIX
8 43 (3.84%) CentOS
9 22 (1.97%) Apple iOS
10 20 (1.79%) Android
11 19 (1.70%) Ubuntu
12 18 (1.61%) VMS
13 16 (1.43%) Debian
14 13 (1.16%) Windows 7
14 13 (1.16%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.54%) Fedora
16 5 (0.45%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.45%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.36%) Windows Phone
18 3 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (27.52%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (12.42%) Project Management
3 131 (11.71%) Software Engineering
4 128 (11.44%) ITIL
4 128 (11.44%) DevOps
5 114 (10.19%) OO
6 104 (9.29%) Analytics
7 96 (8.58%) Continuous Integration
8 87 (7.77%) TDD
9 83 (7.42%) Migration
10 80 (7.15%) E-Commerce
11 64 (5.72%) SOA
11 64 (5.72%) MVC
12 61 (5.45%) Mentoring
13 60 (5.36%) Scrum
14 57 (5.09%) CRM
14 57 (5.09%) Business Development
15 55 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
16 53 (4.74%) PRINCE2
17 50 (4.47%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 253 (22.61%) Java
2 181 (16.18%) SQL
3 169 (15.10%) JavaScript
4 148 (13.23%) C#
5 115 (10.28%) Python
6 87 (7.77%) PHP
7 76 (6.79%) C++
8 70 (6.26%) Ruby
9 67 (5.99%) C
10 66 (5.90%) Perl
11 61 (5.45%) Bash Shell
12 45 (4.02%) PowerShell
13 35 (3.13%) Scala
14 22 (1.97%) R
15 20 (1.79%) T-SQL
16 11 (0.98%) VB
16 11 (0.98%) Golang
17 8 (0.71%) VBA
18 7 (0.63%) Groovy
18 7 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 227 (20.29%) Degree
2 64 (5.72%) Cisco Certification
3 60 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 57 (5.09%) MCSE
5 49 (4.38%) CCNA
6 42 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 34 (3.04%) CCNP
8 31 (2.77%) Security Cleared
9 25 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
10 23 (2.06%) PMI Certification
10 23 (2.06%) MCITP
10 23 (2.06%) AWS Certification
11 20 (1.79%) PMP
12 18 (1.61%) ACCA
12 18 (1.61%) CIMA
13 16 (1.43%) CCIE
13 16 (1.43%) MCTS
14 15 (1.34%) CISSP
15 14 (1.25%) SC Cleared
16 13 (1.16%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (4.65%) QA
2 43 (3.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (2.77%) PCI DSS
4 24 (2.14%) SLA
5 21 (1.88%) FISMA
6 8 (0.71%) COBIT
7 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.27%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.27%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.089%) MiFID
9 1 (0.089%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.089%) EMIR
System Software
1 174 (15.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 124 (11.08%) Active Directory
3 92 (8.22%) Hyper-V
4 60 (5.36%) vSphere
5 29 (2.59%) KVM
6 28 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
7 24 (2.14%) XenApp
8 22 (1.97%) Docker
9 20 (1.79%) vCloud
10 16 (1.43%) Varnish
11 15 (1.34%) Firmware
12 13 (1.16%) VMware ESX
13 10 (0.89%) MetaFrame
14 9 (0.80%) Samba
14 9 (0.80%) XenDesktop
14 9 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 9 (0.80%) GlusterFS
15 8 (0.71%) Terminal Services
15 8 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (0.71%) Squid
Systems Management
1 133 (11.89%) Puppet
2 122 (10.90%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (2.95%) logstash
4 31 (2.77%) ZABBIX
5 30 (2.68%) Kibana
5 30 (2.68%) Graphite
6 27 (2.41%) SCOM
7 26 (2.32%) Vagrant
8 16 (1.43%) Ansible
9 13 (1.16%) SCCM
10 12 (1.07%) Nagios
11 9 (0.80%) HAProxy
11 9 (0.80%) StatsD
12 8 (0.71%) Kubernetes
13 7 (0.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 6 (0.54%) Cacti
14 6 (0.54%) CFEngine
14 6 (0.54%) Bcfg2
14 6 (0.54%) Mesos
15 4 (0.36%) Salt
Vendors
1 215 (19.21%) VMware
2 199 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 111 (9.92%) Cisco
4 109 (9.74%) Oracle
5 89 (7.95%) Google
6 66 (5.90%) HP
7 58 (5.18%) Salesforce.com
8 50 (4.47%) Citrix
9 49 (4.38%) Red Hat
10 38 (3.40%) SAP
11 37 (3.31%) New Relic
12 36 (3.22%) Juniper
13 34 (3.04%) IBM
14 33 (2.95%) 3PAR
15 32 (2.86%) NetApp
16 30 (2.68%) Rackspace
17 26 (2.32%) Splunk
18 25 (2.23%) CheckPoint
19 23 (2.06%) Dell
20 19 (1.70%) EMC
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Benefits
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Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits suite
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £45001 per annum
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £60000 - £60001 per annum
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