The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Computing
England / North West
Rank 211 191 246
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +55
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 37 38 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.69% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.91% 7.77% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 9
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,413 £55,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -

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

Cloud Services Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
753 489 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 12.70% 8.84% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 634 422 348
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in the North West

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in the North West

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -34 28 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Cheshire - 6 £59,413 - 3
Merseyside -5 3 £60,000 +112.38%
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 37 (49.33%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (42.67%) Google
3 31 (41.33%) Finance
4 28 (37.33%) SQL
5 26 (34.67%) .NET
5 26 (34.67%) Machine Learning
5 26 (34.67%) Big Data
6 24 (32.00%) MVC
7 23 (30.67%) NUnit
7 23 (30.67%) C#
7 23 (30.67%) Xbox
7 23 (30.67%) WCF
7 23 (30.67%) WPF
8 17 (22.67%) Analytics
9 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (16.00%) CRM
11 11 (14.67%) Programme Management
11 11 (14.67%) DevOps
12 10 (13.33%) Degree
13 9 (12.00%) Business Transformation
13 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
13 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
14 8 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (10.67%) Office 365
15 7 (9.33%) MongoDB
15 7 (9.33%) Jenkins
15 7 (9.33%) IaaS
16 6 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
16 6 (8.00%) SQL Server

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.67%) Apache
2 2 (2.67%) nginx
3 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (49.33%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (10.67%) Office 365
4 7 (9.33%) IaaS
5 6 (8.00%) Force.com
5 6 (8.00%) PaaS
5 6 (8.00%) SaaS
6 1 (1.33%) GitHub
6 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) ADSL
1 5 (6.67%) Internet
1 5 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (1.33%) SAN
2 1 (1.33%) SSH
2 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (34.67%) Big Data
2 7 (9.33%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.33%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.33%) GIS
7 1 (1.33%) MySQL
7 1 (1.33%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.33%) Power BI
7 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (30.67%) NUnit
2 7 (9.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (5.33%) Selenium
4 3 (4.00%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.67%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.33%) Maven
6 1 (1.33%) Phabricator
6 1 (1.33%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (41.33%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 30 (40.00%) Developer
2 25 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 23 (30.67%) Lead Developer
4 22 (29.33%) .NET Developer
4 22 (29.33%) Lead .NET Developer
4 22 (29.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 21 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (28.00%) C# Developer
5 21 (28.00%) Lead C# Developer
5 21 (28.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 21 (28.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (12.00%) Graduate
7 7 (9.33%) Consultant
8 6 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.67%) IT Sales Executive
9 5 (6.67%) New Business Sales Executive
9 5 (6.67%) Sales Executive
10 4 (5.33%) Salesforce Consultant
10 4 (5.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.67%) .NET
2 23 (30.67%) WCF
2 23 (30.67%) WPF
3 6 (8.00%) Visualforce
4 5 (6.67%) HTML
5 4 (5.33%) DHTML
6 3 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.67%) ELK Stack
7 2 (2.67%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.67%) Sensu
7 2 (2.67%) Web Services
8 1 (1.33%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.33%) CSS
8 1 (1.33%) Node.js
8 1 (1.33%) Phalcon
8 1 (1.33%) RESTful
8 1 (1.33%) Spring
8 1 (1.33%) Spring MVC
8 1 (1.33%) XHTML
8 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.67%) Xbox
2 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.67%) Social Media
2 5 (6.67%) Statistics
3 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.33%) User Experience
4 2 (2.67%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.33%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Linux
2 4 (5.33%) Windows
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.33%) CentOS
4 1 (1.33%) Debian
4 1 (1.33%) Unix
4 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.67%) Machine Learning
2 24 (32.00%) MVC
3 17 (22.67%) Analytics
4 12 (16.00%) CRM
5 11 (14.67%) DevOps
5 11 (14.67%) Programme Management
6 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (12.00%) Business Transformation
7 8 (10.67%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.67%) Business Continuity
8 5 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.67%) Presales
8 5 (6.67%) Scrum
9 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (5.33%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.33%) Kanban
10 3 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.00%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.33%) SQL
2 23 (30.67%) C#
3 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.00%) Apex Code
5 3 (4.00%) Java
5 3 (4.00%) Scala
6 2 (2.67%) PHP
6 2 (2.67%) Python
7 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.33%) C
7 1 (1.33%) Clojure
7 1 (1.33%) Groovy
7 1 (1.33%) Perl
7 1 (1.33%) Ruby
7 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) MCSE
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.33%) CCNA
3 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.33%) MCSA
3 1 (1.33%) RHCE
3 1 (1.33%) RHCSA
3 1 (1.33%) RHCT
3 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Docker
1 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.67%) KVM
3 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.33%) oVirt
3 1 (1.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) Puppet
2 2 (2.67%) Ansible
2 2 (2.67%) Grafana
2 2 (2.67%) Graphite
2 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.67%) Packer
2 2 (2.67%) Terraform
2 2 (2.67%) Uchiwa
3 1 (1.33%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.33%) cPanel
3 1 (1.33%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 32 (42.67%) Google
2 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (8.00%) VMware
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle
4 5 (6.67%) Symantec
5 3 (4.00%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.67%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.67%) Talend
6 2 (2.67%) WSO2
7 1 (1.33%) Citrix
7 1 (1.33%) Dell
7 1 (1.33%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (1.33%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.33%) ForgeRock
7 1 (1.33%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.33%) HP
7 1 (1.33%) Intel
7 1 (1.33%) SAP
7 1 (1.33%) Tableau
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