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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 131 130 161
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +31
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 10 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.43% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.09% 6.52% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Average salary £77,500 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.87% -2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
110 46 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.73% 2.27% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 86 34 27
Average salary £50,750 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.26% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £16,000 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £57,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 0 8 £77,500 +384.37%
Cloud Computing
East of England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 6 (40.00%) Java
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (40.00%) Google
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (40.00%) PaaS
2 5 (33.33%) Puppet
2 5 (33.33%) IaaS
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
3 4 (26.67%) QlikView
4 3 (20.00%) Use Case
4 3 (20.00%) RESTful
4 3 (20.00%) SaaS
4 3 (20.00%) CMDB
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Google Apps
4 3 (20.00%) OpenStack
4 3 (20.00%) Rackspace
4 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) LAMP
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (40.00%) PaaS
2 5 (33.33%) IaaS
3 3 (20.00%) Google Apps
3 3 (20.00%) SaaS
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (13.33%) Google App Engine
4 2 (13.33%) Office 365
4 2 (13.33%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) QlikView
2 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) Impala
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
4 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) HBase
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Games
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (26.67%) QlikView Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Technology Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) LAMP
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) Google Closure
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) JDBC
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) CMDB
2 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Economics
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) UML
2 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (20.00%) SOA
2 3 (20.00%) Use Case
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) BCP
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) R
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (40.00%) Google
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Rackspace
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) Brocade