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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 221 231 233
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 29 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.50% 0.41%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.60% 6.31% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 21
Median salary £62,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,700 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £62,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.28%
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
631 539 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.07% 7.97% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 542 474 357
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 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -8 26 £62,500 +72.41% 3
Cheshire +30 2 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Merseyside -14 1 £45,000 -30.76%
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 (49.23%) Degree
2 29 (44.62%) Analytics
3 25 (38.46%) Business Transformation
3 25 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (38.46%) Programme Management
4 21 (32.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (24.62%) Scrum
6 16 (24.62%) XML
7 14 (21.54%) MVC
7 14 (21.54%) DevOps
8 13 (20.00%) SaaS
8 13 (20.00%) OpenStack
8 13 (20.00%) Puppet
8 13 (20.00%) Java
9 12 (18.46%) Git (software)
10 11 (16.92%) Scala
10 11 (16.92%) MongoDB
10 11 (16.92%) Service Management
10 11 (16.92%) Ruby
10 11 (16.92%) Google
11 10 (15.38%) .NET
11 10 (15.38%) Jenkins
11 10 (15.38%) Atlassian
12 9 (13.85%) Groovy
12 9 (13.85%) Spring MVC
12 9 (13.85%) Open Source
12 9 (13.85%) WSO2
12 9 (13.85%) Vagrant
12 9 (13.85%) Apache Camel

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 13 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (4.62%) Apache
2 3 (4.62%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (32.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (20.00%) SaaS
4 5 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (6.15%) IaaS
6 3 (4.62%) PaaS
7 2 (3.08%) Office 365
8 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Firewall
2 3 (4.62%) LAN
3 2 (3.08%) DNS
3 2 (3.08%) HTTP
3 2 (3.08%) IPsec
3 2 (3.08%) Network Security
3 2 (3.08%) SSL
3 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.08%) VLAN
3 2 (3.08%) VPN
3 2 (3.08%) WAN
4 1 (1.54%) ADSL
4 1 (1.54%) Internet
4 1 (1.54%) PABX
4 1 (1.54%) SAN
4 1 (1.54%) SSH
4 1 (1.54%) VoIP
4 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) MongoDB
2 9 (13.85%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (13.85%) Neo4j
2 9 (13.85%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.08%) MySQL
6 1 (1.54%) Big Data
6 1 (1.54%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.54%) GIS
6 1 (1.54%) Power BI
6 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (18.46%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 9 (13.85%) Maven
3 9 (13.85%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 25 (38.46%) Graduate
2 14 (21.54%) Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Senior Developer
4 9 (13.85%) AWS Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Integration Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Java Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Architect
6 5 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Service Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Chief Technology Officer
8 3 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Azure Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.08%) IT Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) IT Security Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) XML
2 10 (15.38%) .NET
3 9 (13.85%) ActiveMQ
3 9 (13.85%) Apache Camel
3 9 (13.85%) ELK Stack
3 9 (13.85%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (13.85%) Sensu
3 9 (13.85%) Spring
3 9 (13.85%) Spring MVC
4 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (7.69%) jQuery
4 5 (7.69%) JSON
4 5 (7.69%) REST
5 4 (6.15%) HTML
5 4 (6.15%) Web Services
6 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (4.62%) WCF
7 2 (3.08%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.69%) iPad
3 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.54%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) PKI
5 1 (1.54%) Social Media
5 1 (1.54%) Statistics
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Linux
2 7 (10.77%) Windows
3 4 (6.15%) Unix
4 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (44.62%) Analytics
2 25 (38.46%) Business Transformation
2 25 (38.46%) Programme Management
3 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (24.62%) Scrum
5 14 (21.54%) DevOps
5 14 (21.54%) MVC
6 11 (16.92%) Service Management
7 9 (13.85%) DSDM
7 9 (13.85%) Identity Access Management
7 9 (13.85%) Open Source
7 9 (13.85%) Open Source Development
7 9 (13.85%) RUP
7 9 (13.85%) Software Engineering
8 7 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.69%) BDD
9 5 (7.69%) TDD
10 4 (6.15%) Coaching
10 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.15%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.00%) Java
2 11 (16.92%) Ruby
2 11 (16.92%) Scala
3 9 (13.85%) Clojure
3 9 (13.85%) Groovy
4 7 (10.77%) C#
5 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.69%) SQL
7 4 (6.15%) Perl
7 4 (6.15%) Python
8 2 (3.08%) C
8 2 (3.08%) C++
8 2 (3.08%) PHP
8 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (49.23%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) CISSP
3 2 (3.08%) CCIE
3 2 (3.08%) CCNA
3 2 (3.08%) CCNP
3 2 (3.08%) CCSP
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.54%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.54%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 13 (20.00%) Puppet
2 9 (13.85%) Grafana
2 9 (13.85%) Graphite
2 9 (13.85%) Packer
2 9 (13.85%) Terraform
2 9 (13.85%) Uchiwa
3 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.54%) Ansible
4 1 (1.54%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Google
2 10 (15.38%) Atlassian
3 9 (13.85%) MuleSoft
3 9 (13.85%) WSO2
4 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.62%) CA
6 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.08%) SAP
7 1 (1.54%) NetApp
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle
7 1 (1.54%) Symantec
7 1 (1.54%) Tableau
7 1 (1.54%) VMware
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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