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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 200 239 230
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 35 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.24% 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.24% 3.28% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 23
Median salary £46,500 £42,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £30,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £73,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -
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
561 457 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.01% 7.23% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 466 377 285
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 £28,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £58,200
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +23 25 £62,500 +28.20% 2
Lancashire - 7 £42,500 - 1
Cheshire +30 2 £18,000 -57.64%
Merseyside - 1 £67,500 -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 38 (49.35%) Degree
2 27 (35.06%) DevOps
3 26 (33.77%) Puppet
3 26 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (31.17%) OpenStack
5 23 (29.87%) Amazon AWS
6 22 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (28.57%) Linux
7 21 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (24.68%) Scrum
8 19 (24.68%) XML
9 16 (20.78%) Programme Management
9 16 (20.78%) MVC
9 16 (20.78%) Git (software)
9 16 (20.78%) Business Transformation
9 16 (20.78%) Analytics
10 15 (19.48%) Ruby
10 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
10 15 (19.48%) SQL
11 14 (18.18%) Windows
11 14 (18.18%) MongoDB
12 13 (16.88%) Data Centre
13 12 (15.58%) SaaS
13 12 (15.58%) Jenkins
13 12 (15.58%) Opscode Chef
13 12 (15.58%) Software Engineering
13 12 (15.58%) OO
14 11 (14.29%) C#
14 11 (14.29%) .NET
14 11 (14.29%) Java

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 24 (31.17%) OpenStack
2 7 (9.09%) Apache
3 6 (7.79%) nginx
4 5 (6.49%) CMS
5 1 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.30%) JBoss
5 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) SAP CRM
2 3 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (29.87%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (15.58%) SaaS
4 9 (11.69%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (6.49%) Office 365
6 2 (2.60%) IaaS
7 1 (1.30%) Engine Yard
7 1 (1.30%) GitHub
7 1 (1.30%) Heroku
7 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) Firewall
2 10 (12.99%) LAN
3 7 (9.09%) VoIP
4 6 (7.79%) VLAN
4 6 (7.79%) VPN
4 6 (7.79%) WAN
5 4 (5.19%) Internet
5 4 (5.19%) PABX
5 4 (5.19%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (3.90%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.60%) DNS
7 2 (2.60%) HTTP
7 2 (2.60%) IPsec
7 2 (2.60%) Network Security
7 2 (2.60%) SSL
7 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 9 (11.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (10.39%) NoSQL
4 7 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (9.09%) Neo4j
4 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 6 (7.79%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.60%) MySQL
7 1 (1.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (20.78%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.58%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.39%) Vagrant
4 7 (9.09%) Maven
5 6 (7.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.60%) JIRA
7 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.30%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.30%) JUnit
7 1 (1.30%) Selenium
General
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
1 9 (11.69%) Retail
2 1 (1.30%) Games
2 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (27.27%) Developer
2 16 (20.78%) Graduate
3 14 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 11 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) C# Developer
6 7 (9.09%) AWS Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Integration Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Architect
7 5 (6.49%) Database Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Head of Architecture
8 4 (5.19%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (5.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.68%) XML
2 11 (14.29%) .NET
3 10 (12.99%) JSON
3 10 (12.99%) REST
4 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET
4 9 (11.69%) HTML
4 9 (11.69%) jQuery
5 8 (10.39%) Spring
6 7 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
6 7 (9.09%) Apache Camel
6 7 (9.09%) ELK Stack
6 7 (9.09%) HTML5
6 7 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (9.09%) Sensu
6 7 (9.09%) Spring MVC
7 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (7.79%) CSS
7 6 (7.79%) Node.js
7 6 (7.79%) RESTful
8 4 (5.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.69%) iPad
3 8 (10.39%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.79%) User Experience
5 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.30%) Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.57%) Linux
2 14 (18.18%) Windows
3 10 (12.99%) Unix
3 10 (12.99%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.49%) Windows 10
5 4 (5.19%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.19%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.30%) CentOS
7 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) DevOps
2 26 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (24.68%) Scrum
5 16 (20.78%) Analytics
5 16 (20.78%) Business Transformation
5 16 (20.78%) MVC
5 16 (20.78%) Programme Management
6 12 (15.58%) OO
6 12 (15.58%) Software Engineering
7 11 (14.29%) Open Source
8 9 (11.69%) BDD
8 9 (11.69%) Service Management
8 9 (11.69%) TDD
9 7 (9.09%) CRM
9 7 (9.09%) DSDM
9 7 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
9 7 (9.09%) Open Source Development
9 7 (9.09%) RUP
9 7 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
1 15 (19.48%) Ruby
1 15 (19.48%) SQL
2 11 (14.29%) C#
2 11 (14.29%) Java
3 8 (10.39%) Perl
3 8 (10.39%) Python
3 8 (10.39%) Scala
4 7 (9.09%) Clojure
4 7 (9.09%) Groovy
5 6 (7.79%) C
5 6 (7.79%) C++
5 6 (7.79%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.79%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.60%) PHP
6 2 (2.60%) VB
7 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (49.35%) Degree
2 6 (7.79%) CCNA
2 6 (7.79%) CCNP
2 6 (7.79%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.90%) CISSP
4 2 (2.60%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.60%) CCIE
4 2 (2.60%) CCSP
5 1 (1.30%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) Ceph
2 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.60%) Docker
4 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (33.77%) Puppet
2 12 (15.58%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (9.09%) Grafana
3 7 (9.09%) Graphite
3 7 (9.09%) Packer
3 7 (9.09%) Terraform
3 7 (9.09%) Uchiwa
4 6 (7.79%) Ansible
5 4 (5.19%) HAProxy
6 3 (3.90%) CFEngine
7 2 (2.60%) SELinux
8 1 (1.30%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.30%) Cobbler
8 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.30%) Mesos
8 1 (1.30%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.09%) Google
3 7 (9.09%) MuleSoft
3 7 (9.09%) WSO2
4 4 (5.19%) Juniper
4 4 (5.19%) SAP
5 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.60%) CA
6 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.30%) BMC
7 1 (1.30%) Twitter
7 1 (1.30%) VMware
7 1 (1.30%) webMethods
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Posted: 7 days ago