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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 192 232 240
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 34 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.26% 3.57% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 18
Median salary £55,250 £42,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,900 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £78,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -
Cloud Computing
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 North West region.

Cloud Services Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
543 448 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.91% 7.35% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 437 364 256
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 31 May 2016.

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 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +26 27 £62,500 -7.40% 2
Cheshire +19 3 £18,000 -57.64%
Lancashire - 3 £48,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £67,500 -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 32 (39.02%) Degree
2 29 (35.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (35.37%) Puppet
2 29 (35.37%) DevOps
3 27 (32.93%) OpenStack
4 24 (29.27%) Linux
4 24 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (26.83%) Data Centre
6 21 (25.61%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (24.39%) Firewall
7 20 (24.39%) Windows
7 20 (24.39%) LAN
8 19 (23.17%) Windows Server
9 17 (20.73%) Git (software)
9 17 (20.73%) Amazon AWS
9 17 (20.73%) MongoDB
10 16 (19.51%) VLAN
10 16 (19.51%) WAN
10 16 (19.51%) VPN
10 16 (19.51%) CCNP
10 16 (19.51%) CCNA
10 16 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
11 15 (18.29%) OO
11 15 (18.29%) ITIL
11 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
11 15 (18.29%) SQL
11 15 (18.29%) Ruby
11 15 (18.29%) Office 365
12 14 (17.07%) MS Office

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 27 (32.93%) OpenStack
2 9 (10.98%) Node.js
3 6 (7.32%) Apache
4 5 (6.10%) CMS
5 4 (4.88%) nginx
6 1 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.22%) JBoss
6 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) MS Excel
1 14 (17.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) SAP CRM
2 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (35.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (20.73%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (18.29%) Office 365
4 12 (14.63%) SaaS
5 6 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.44%) IaaS
7 1 (1.22%) Engine Yard
7 1 (1.22%) GitHub
7 1 (1.22%) Heroku
7 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.39%) Firewall
1 20 (24.39%) LAN
2 16 (19.51%) VLAN
2 16 (19.51%) VPN
2 16 (19.51%) WAN
3 14 (17.07%) Internet
4 7 (8.54%) VoIP
5 4 (4.88%) PABX
5 4 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (3.66%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.44%) IPsec
7 2 (2.44%) Network Security
7 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.73%) MongoDB
2 13 (15.85%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.76%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.54%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (8.54%) Neo4j
5 6 (7.32%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.22%) Big Data
6 1 (1.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (20.73%) Git (software)
2 12 (14.63%) Jenkins
3 9 (10.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (9.76%) Vagrant
5 7 (8.54%) Maven
6 5 (6.10%) JIRA
7 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.22%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.22%) JUnit
7 1 (1.22%) Selenium
General
1 9 (10.98%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Retail
3 1 (1.22%) Games
3 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (23.17%) Developer
2 13 (15.85%) Senior Developer
3 11 (13.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) Graduate
5 9 (10.98%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 8 (9.76%) Windows Specialist
7 7 (8.54%) AWS Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Integration Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Java Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (7.32%) C# Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Database Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Server Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.07%) XML
2 10 (12.20%) HTML
3 9 (10.98%) RESTful
4 8 (9.76%) .NET
4 8 (9.76%) Spring
5 7 (8.54%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (8.54%) Apache Camel
5 7 (8.54%) CSS
5 7 (8.54%) ELK Stack
5 7 (8.54%) HTML5
5 7 (8.54%) jQuery
5 7 (8.54%) JSON
5 7 (8.54%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (8.54%) REST
5 7 (8.54%) Sensu
5 7 (8.54%) Spring MVC
6 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET
7 4 (4.88%) Middleware
8 3 (3.66%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.83%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.98%) User Experience
3 8 (9.76%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.32%) iPad
5 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.22%) Clustering
7 1 (1.22%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.27%) Linux
2 20 (24.39%) Windows
3 19 (23.17%) Windows Server
4 14 (17.07%) Windows 10
5 13 (15.85%) Windows 7
5 13 (15.85%) Windows 8
6 10 (12.20%) Unix
7 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.22%) CentOS
8 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.37%) DevOps
2 24 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (25.61%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (18.29%) ITIL
4 15 (18.29%) OO
5 14 (17.07%) MVC
5 14 (17.07%) Scrum
6 13 (15.85%) Server Virtualisation
7 12 (14.63%) Software Engineering
8 11 (13.41%) Open Source
9 10 (12.20%) Analytics
9 10 (12.20%) Business Transformation
9 10 (12.20%) Programme Management
10 9 (10.98%) OOD
10 9 (10.98%) Rapid Prototyping
11 7 (8.54%) CRM
11 7 (8.54%) DSDM
11 7 (8.54%) Open Source Development
11 7 (8.54%) RUP
11 7 (8.54%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
1 15 (18.29%) Ruby
1 15 (18.29%) SQL
2 9 (10.98%) Java
3 8 (9.76%) C#
3 8 (9.76%) Python
3 8 (9.76%) Scala
4 7 (8.54%) Clojure
4 7 (8.54%) Groovy
5 6 (7.32%) C
5 6 (7.32%) C++
5 6 (7.32%) Perl
5 6 (7.32%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.32%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.44%) VB
7 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (39.02%) Degree
2 16 (19.51%) CCNA
2 16 (19.51%) CCNP
2 16 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.44%) CCIE
3 2 (2.44%) CCSP
3 2 (2.44%) CISSP
3 2 (2.44%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.22%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.22%) MCSA
4 1 (1.22%) MCSE
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) COBIT
1 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (15.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.32%) Ceph
3 2 (2.44%) Docker
4 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (35.37%) Puppet
2 12 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (8.54%) Grafana
3 7 (8.54%) Graphite
3 7 (8.54%) Packer
3 7 (8.54%) Terraform
3 7 (8.54%) Uchiwa
4 6 (7.32%) Ansible
5 5 (6.10%) SELinux
6 4 (4.88%) HAProxy
7 3 (3.66%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.22%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.22%) Cobbler
8 1 (1.22%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.22%) Mesos
8 1 (1.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.07%) Juniper
3 11 (13.41%) Atlassian
4 7 (8.54%) Google
4 7 (8.54%) MuleSoft
4 7 (8.54%) WSO2
5 4 (4.88%) SAP
6 3 (3.66%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.44%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.22%) BMC
8 1 (1.22%) Twitter
8 1 (1.22%) VMware
8 1 (1.22%) webMethods
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
DataCentred
Salary: Up to £25,000 (Depending on experience) + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago