The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank - 97 90
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.098% 0.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 4.55% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £48,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Cloud Computing
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
119 22 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.84% 2.16% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 117 16 42
Average salary £40,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.52% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Kent

Cloud Computing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet