The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 68 80 72
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 5 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.69% 0.43% 1.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.85% 7.69% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 12
Average salary £75,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Cloud Computing
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Cloud Services Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
73 52 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.10% 5.60% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 72 48 58
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £68,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Oxford region.

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Oxford

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (80.00%) IIS
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon S3
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (70.00%) Puppet
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) JSP
4 2 (20.00%) Servlets
4 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (20.00%) Hudson
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) MapReduce
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) HBase
4 2 (20.00%) Big Data
4 2 (20.00%) Linked Data
4 2 (20.00%) Triplestore
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (20.00%) XPath
4 2 (20.00%) Taxonomies

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 8 (80.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon S3
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (20.00%) HBase
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) Triplestore
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (20.00%) Text Mining
1 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Hudson
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
1 2 (20.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Web Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Chief Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) JSP
3 2 (20.00%) Servlets
3 2 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) JNDI
3 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Linked Data
1 2 (20.00%) Taxonomies
1 2 (20.00%) Ontologies
1 2 (20.00%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) MapReduce
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) RDF
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) XPath
3 2 (20.00%) SPARQL
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) XQuery
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware