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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 127 134 129
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 23 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.95% 0.56% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.95% 9.92% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Average salary £70,000 £100,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +142.42%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
210 131 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.72% 5.60% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 160 103 52
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £17,950
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £54,250 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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
Watford -6 9 £28,000 -72.00%
Royston - 1 £50,000 -
Cloud Computing
East of England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 46 (86.79%) ITIL
2 44 (83.02%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
4 35 (66.04%) Data Centre
5 33 (62.26%) MS Excel
5 33 (62.26%) DNS
6 30 (56.60%) Active Directory
6 30 (56.60%) Web Services
7 25 (47.17%) ITIL Certification
7 25 (47.17%) Project Management
7 25 (47.17%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (45.28%) Advertising
8 24 (45.28%) Linux
9 22 (41.51%) VMware
9 22 (41.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (39.62%) TCP/IP
11 20 (37.74%) Citrix
12 19 (35.85%) MS Office
12 19 (35.85%) Office 365
13 18 (33.96%) vSphere
14 17 (32.08%) VMware ESXi
14 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (32.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (32.08%) Mentoring
14 17 (32.08%) Windows
14 17 (32.08%) VPN
14 17 (32.08%) MS Exchange
14 17 (32.08%) DHCP
14 17 (32.08%) VMware Workstation

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 17 (32.08%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.43%) OpenEdge
2 5 (9.43%) CMS
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 33 (62.26%) MS Excel
2 19 (35.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 44 (83.02%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (35.85%) Office 365
3 7 (13.21%) SaaS
4 6 (11.32%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (9.43%) IaaS
5 5 (9.43%) PaaS
6 3 (5.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (5.66%) Google Compute Engine
6 3 (5.66%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (5.66%) Amazon S3
6 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (5.66%) Google App Engine
7 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 33 (62.26%) DNS
2 21 (39.62%) TCP/IP
3 17 (32.08%) VPN
3 17 (32.08%) DHCP
4 16 (30.19%) Firewall
4 16 (30.19%) Wi-Fi
4 16 (30.19%) IP Telephony
4 16 (30.19%) VLAN
4 16 (30.19%) Network Security
4 16 (30.19%) LAN
4 16 (30.19%) WAN
5 5 (9.43%) CTI
6 3 (5.66%) NAS
6 3 (5.66%) SAN
7 2 (3.77%) LDAP
8 1 (1.89%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.55%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
General
1 24 (45.28%) Advertising
2 8 (15.09%) Retail
3 5 (9.43%) Billing
4 4 (7.55%) Games
5 2 (3.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (56.60%) Analyst
2 17 (32.08%) Support Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (18.87%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Support Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (13.21%) Architect
5 7 (13.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 6 (11.32%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Head of Infrastructure
8 3 (5.66%) Database Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.77%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (56.60%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) HTML
2 1 (1.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (66.04%) Data Centre
2 25 (47.17%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (32.08%) Handset
4 16 (30.19%) Thin Client
4 16 (30.19%) Fat Client
5 13 (24.53%) Mathematics
6 3 (5.66%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (45.28%) Linux
2 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (32.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 17 (32.08%) Windows
3 5 (9.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (86.79%) ITIL
2 25 (47.17%) Project Management
3 17 (32.08%) Information Security
3 17 (32.08%) Mentoring
4 5 (9.43%) Contact Management
4 5 (9.43%) CRM
4 5 (9.43%) Content Management
5 4 (7.55%) Operations Management
6 3 (5.66%) Analytics
6 3 (5.66%) SOA
6 3 (5.66%) Migration
6 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.77%) DevOps
7 2 (3.77%) Product Management
7 2 (3.77%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.89%) Load Testing
8 1 (1.89%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.89%) Test Scripting
8 1 (1.89%) System Testing
8 1 (1.89%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) C
2 1 (1.89%) C#
2 1 (1.89%) Perl
2 1 (1.89%) Python
2 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (47.17%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (7.55%) CCIE
2 4 (7.55%) CISSP
2 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 30 (56.60%) Active Directory
2 22 (41.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (33.96%) vSphere
4 17 (32.08%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (32.08%) Terminal Services
4 17 (32.08%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (5.66%) vCloud
7 2 (3.77%) XenApp
7 2 (3.77%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) SCCM
1 2 (3.77%) SCOM
2 1 (1.89%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
2 22 (41.51%) VMware
3 20 (37.74%) Citrix
4 16 (30.19%) Cisco
5 4 (7.55%) Juniper
5 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle
6 3 (5.66%) Google
7 1 (1.89%) 3PAR