The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 184 156 144
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 2 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.053% 0.076% 0.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.47% 6.25% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 17
Average salary £43,000 £60,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% +150.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Cloud Computing
West Yorkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
81 32 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.13% 1.21% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 67 28 63
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Leeds

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (100.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Advertising
2 4 (80.00%) SSH
2 4 (80.00%) Network Design
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) CCIP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Telnet
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) PuTTY
2 4 (80.00%) SecureCRT
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) Jetty
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) MPLS
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Telnet
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) SSH
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) PuTTY
2 4 (80.00%) SecureCRT
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) IPsec
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) FTP
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (80.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Security Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Network Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Security Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Security Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Operations Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Operations Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design
1 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) CCIP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Xen
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (80.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Google