The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 134 117 161
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +44
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 12 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.52% 0.69% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.63% 9.85% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 6
Average salary £90,000 £41,250 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+118.18% -19.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £39,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £49,500 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +16.66%
Cloud Computing
East of England

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

Cloud Services Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
82 132 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.58% 6.97% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61 110 41
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,700 £61,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Watford -11 8 £57,500 -
Harpenden - 3 £100,000 -
Cloud Computing
East of England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) PaaS
3 12 (42.86%) Windows
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (42.86%) Puppet
3 12 (42.86%) IaaS
4 11 (39.29%) ITIL
4 11 (39.29%) Migration
5 10 (35.71%) SaaS
6 9 (32.14%) Web Services
6 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (32.14%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (32.14%) DevOps
7 8 (28.57%) Java
7 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 8 (28.57%) Google
8 7 (25.00%) Service Management
8 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (21.43%) HP
9 6 (21.43%) SAN
9 6 (21.43%) vCloud
10 5 (17.86%) .NET
10 5 (17.86%) UML
10 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
10 5 (17.86%) SOA
10 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
10 5 (17.86%) Project Management
10 5 (17.86%) Firewall
10 5 (17.86%) LAMP
10 5 (17.86%) VMware

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (17.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) PaaS
2 12 (42.86%) IaaS
2 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (35.71%) SaaS
4 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (17.86%) Google Apps
5 5 (17.86%) Terremark
6 3 (10.71%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (10.71%) Google Compute Engine
6 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (10.71%) Google App Engine
7 1 (3.57%) Office 365
7 1 (3.57%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) SAN
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) Network Security
3 4 (14.29%) NAS
4 3 (10.71%) LDAP
5 2 (7.14%) LAN
5 2 (7.14%) WAN
5 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
5 2 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
1 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
1 3 (10.71%) Big Data
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Maven
1 4 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.29%) Hudson
1 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
1 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
1 3 (10.71%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Architect
2 9 (32.14%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Chief Technology Officer
5 3 (10.71%) Chief Information Officer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Technology Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) IT Support
7 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Web Services
2 5 (17.86%) LAMP
2 5 (17.86%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) RESTful
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) CMDB
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) Economics
3 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (7.14%) Replication
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
1 11 (39.29%) Migration
2 9 (32.14%) DevOps
3 7 (25.00%) Service Management
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (17.86%) Project Management
4 5 (17.86%) UML
4 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
4 5 (17.86%) SOA
4 5 (17.86%) Use Case
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.29%) High Availability
5 4 (14.29%) BCP
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) PRINCE
6 3 (10.71%) Information Security
6 3 (10.71%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) Ruby
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) CCNP
1 2 (7.14%) CCNA
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) vCloud
2 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.29%) vSphere
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.57%) NFS
5 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) Puppet
2 9 (32.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 8 (28.57%) Google
2 6 (21.43%) HP
3 5 (17.86%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) Rackspace
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) EMC
5 2 (7.14%) IBM
6 1 (3.57%) Dell
6 1 (3.57%) Juniper
6 1 (3.57%) NetApp
6 1 (3.57%) Brocade