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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 211 240 226
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 31 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.23% 0.41%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.25% 2.94% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 26
Median salary £62,500 £40,000 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -36.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £37,500 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £42,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +5.26%
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
590 511 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.05% 7.82% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 500 441 315
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +18 23 £62,500 +66.66% 1
Lancashire - 5 £42,500 -
Cheshire +29 2 £18,000 -55.00%
Merseyside - 1 £67,500 -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 37 (48.68%) Degree
2 27 (35.53%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (34.21%) DevOps
3 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (32.89%) Puppet
5 23 (30.26%) OpenStack
5 23 (30.26%) Analytics
6 21 (27.63%) Business Transformation
6 21 (27.63%) Programme Management
6 21 (27.63%) Scrum
6 21 (27.63%) XML
7 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (25.00%) Linux
9 18 (23.68%) MVC
9 18 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (22.37%) Ruby
11 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
12 15 (19.74%) Java
13 14 (18.42%) SaaS
13 14 (18.42%) MongoDB
14 13 (17.11%) Open Source
14 13 (17.11%) Jenkins
14 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
14 13 (17.11%) .NET
14 13 (17.11%) Software Engineering
15 12 (15.79%) SQL
15 12 (15.79%) Scala
15 12 (15.79%) Atlassian
16 11 (14.47%) Opscode Chef
16 11 (14.47%) C#

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 23 (30.26%) OpenStack
2 6 (7.89%) Apache
3 5 (6.58%) nginx
4 2 (2.63%) CMS
5 1 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.32%) JBoss
5 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) SAP CRM
2 3 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (35.53%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (18.42%) SaaS
4 9 (11.84%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.63%) IaaS
6 1 (1.32%) Engine Yard
6 1 (1.32%) GitHub
6 1 (1.32%) Heroku
6 1 (1.32%) Office 365
6 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) Firewall
1 7 (9.21%) VoIP
2 6 (7.89%) LAN
3 4 (5.26%) PABX
3 4 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (3.95%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.63%) DNS
5 2 (2.63%) HTTP
5 2 (2.63%) IPsec
5 2 (2.63%) Network Security
5 2 (2.63%) SSL
5 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.63%) VLAN
5 2 (2.63%) VPN
5 2 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) MongoDB
2 10 (13.16%) NoSQL
3 9 (11.84%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (11.84%) Neo4j
3 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.89%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.63%) MySQL
7 1 (1.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 13 (17.11%) Jenkins
3 10 (13.16%) Vagrant
4 9 (11.84%) Maven
5 3 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.32%) JUnit
6 1 (1.32%) Selenium
General
1 10 (13.16%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Games
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Graduate
2 20 (26.32%) Developer
3 16 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 10 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) AWS Developer
5 9 (11.84%) C# Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Integration Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Head of Architecture
8 4 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Business Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Head of IT
9 3 (3.95%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Senior ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.63%) XML
2 13 (17.11%) .NET
3 10 (13.16%) JSON
3 10 (13.16%) REST
3 10 (13.16%) Spring
4 9 (11.84%) ActiveMQ
4 9 (11.84%) Apache Camel
4 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET
4 9 (11.84%) ELK Stack
4 9 (11.84%) HTML
4 9 (11.84%) jQuery
4 9 (11.84%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (11.84%) Sensu
4 9 (11.84%) Spring MVC
5 7 (9.21%) HTML5
6 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (7.89%) CSS
7 4 (5.26%) Middleware
7 4 (5.26%) RESTful
7 4 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Data Centre
1 9 (11.84%) iPad
2 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.26%) User Experience
4 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.32%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.00%) Linux
2 10 (13.16%) Unix
2 10 (13.16%) Windows
3 6 (7.89%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.32%) CentOS
5 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (34.21%) DevOps
2 23 (30.26%) Analytics
3 21 (27.63%) Business Transformation
3 21 (27.63%) Programme Management
3 21 (27.63%) Scrum
4 18 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (23.68%) MVC
5 13 (17.11%) Open Source
5 13 (17.11%) Software Engineering
6 11 (14.47%) Service Management
7 10 (13.16%) OO
8 9 (11.84%) BDD
8 9 (11.84%) DSDM
8 9 (11.84%) Identity Access Management
8 9 (11.84%) Open Source Development
8 9 (11.84%) RUP
8 9 (11.84%) TDD
9 7 (9.21%) CRM
9 7 (9.21%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.37%) Ruby
2 15 (19.74%) Java
3 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
4 12 (15.79%) Scala
4 12 (15.79%) SQL
5 11 (14.47%) C#
6 10 (13.16%) Python
7 9 (11.84%) Clojure
7 9 (11.84%) Groovy
8 8 (10.53%) Perl
9 6 (7.89%) C
9 6 (7.89%) C++
9 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
9 6 (7.89%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.63%) PHP
10 2 (2.63%) VB
11 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (48.68%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) CISSP
3 2 (2.63%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.63%) CCIE
3 2 (2.63%) CCNA
3 2 (2.63%) CCNP
3 2 (2.63%) CCSP
3 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.32%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.32%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Ceph
2 2 (2.63%) Docker
3 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (32.89%) Puppet
2 11 (14.47%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (11.84%) Grafana
3 9 (11.84%) Graphite
3 9 (11.84%) Packer
3 9 (11.84%) Terraform
3 9 (11.84%) Uchiwa
4 5 (6.58%) Ansible
5 3 (3.95%) CFEngine
5 3 (3.95%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.32%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.32%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.32%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.32%) Mesos
6 1 (1.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Atlassian
2 9 (11.84%) Google
2 9 (11.84%) MuleSoft
2 9 (11.84%) WSO2
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.26%) SAP
4 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.63%) CA
5 2 (2.63%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.32%) BMC
6 1 (1.32%) Twitter
6 1 (1.32%) VMware
6 1 (1.32%) webMethods
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