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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 236 221 237
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 15 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.42% 8.21% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 21
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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
439 341 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.88% 4.89% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 362 257 183
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,200 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +5 9 £40,000 -17.94% 1
Manchester 0 6 £40,500 -42.14% 5
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing.

1 13 (46.43%) SOAP
2 12 (42.86%) Java
3 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (35.71%) REST
4 10 (35.71%) Oracle
5 9 (32.14%) JSP
5 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 9 (32.14%) Tomcat
5 9 (32.14%) VMware
6 8 (28.57%) JIRA
6 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (28.57%) Web Services
6 8 (28.57%) XML
6 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
7 7 (25.00%) SQL
7 7 (25.00%) J2EE
7 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 6 (21.43%) MySQL
8 6 (21.43%) Windows
8 6 (21.43%) Line Management
9 5 (17.86%) Open Source
9 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
9 5 (17.86%) C++
9 5 (17.86%) HTTP
9 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
10 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (14.29%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (32.14%) Tomcat
2 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (7.14%) CMS
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) JBoss
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.57%) Lync
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Tridion
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (39.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.71%) Force.com
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
3 1 (3.57%) PaaS
3 1 (3.57%) IaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) HTTP
2 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) SSL
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.57%) VLAN
3 1 (3.57%) NAS
3 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) WLAN
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.71%) Big Data
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) JIRA
1 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.71%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) JMeter
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Python Software Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Field Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Account Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) SOAP
2 10 (35.71%) REST
3 9 (32.14%) JSP
4 8 (28.57%) Web Services
4 8 (28.57%) XML
5 7 (25.00%) J2EE
6 3 (10.71%) CSS
6 3 (10.71%) HTML
6 3 (10.71%) .NET
6 3 (10.71%) WSDL
6 3 (10.71%) Ajax
6 3 (10.71%) Visualforce
7 2 (7.14%) OSGi
7 2 (7.14%) Twisted
7 2 (7.14%) Java EE
7 2 (7.14%) JavaSpaces
7 2 (7.14%) Servlets
7 2 (7.14%) Java RMI
7 2 (7.14%) Akka
7 2 (7.14%) gevent
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.57%) iDTV
3 1 (3.57%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) UNIX
4 2 (7.14%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (21.43%) Line Management
2 5 (17.86%) Open Source
3 3 (10.71%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (10.71%) DevOps
3 3 (10.71%) Time Management
3 3 (10.71%) Web Development
3 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
3 3 (10.71%) ETL
3 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) OO
3 3 (10.71%) Data Management
4 2 (7.14%) Content Management
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) CRM
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) TDD
4 2 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (7.14%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) C++
5 3 (10.71%) PHP
5 3 (10.71%) Apex Code
6 2 (7.14%) R
6 2 (7.14%) Go
6 2 (7.14%) Python
6 2 (7.14%) Scala
6 2 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) HND
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (7.14%) Docker
3 2 (7.14%) HDFS
4 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.71%) Vertica
4 3 (10.71%) Talend
4 3 (10.71%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (7.14%) Adobe
5 2 (7.14%) Informatica
5 2 (7.14%) EPiServer
5 2 (7.14%) Sitecore
5 2 (7.14%) hybris
5 2 (7.14%) Tableau
6 1 (3.57%) AppSense
6 1 (3.57%) Google
6 1 (3.57%) Brocade
6 1 (3.57%) Nokia
6 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.57%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) Dell
6 1 (3.57%) EMC
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum + £20,000 bonus + (£150,000 OTE) +
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outgoing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago