The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 123 123 119
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 18 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.79% 0.65% 1.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.29% 10.06% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 20
Average salary £50,000 £100,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £66,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £109,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Cloud Computing
Berkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
286 159 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.58% 6.50% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 177 122 147
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Reading

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in Reading

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 29 (48.33%) Telecoms
2 25 (41.67%) VMware
2 25 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (41.67%) Data Centre
3 24 (40.00%) Marketing
4 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (38.33%) SQL Server
5 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 20 (33.33%) Degree
7 19 (31.67%) Windows
8 18 (30.00%) Finance
9 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
9 17 (28.33%) VPN
10 16 (26.67%) DNS
10 16 (26.67%) Linux
10 16 (26.67%) SAN
11 15 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (25.00%) vCloud
11 15 (25.00%) ITIL
11 15 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 14 (23.33%) HP
12 14 (23.33%) SharePoint
12 14 (23.33%) Oracle
12 14 (23.33%) vSphere
12 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database
12 14 (23.33%) Hyper-V
12 14 (23.33%) Computer Science
12 14 (23.33%) Business Development
13 13 (21.67%) Load Balancing
13 13 (21.67%) Cisco

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 14 (23.33%) SharePoint
2 10 (16.67%) IIS
3 6 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.67%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.33%) MS Visio
3 6 (10.00%) MS Office
4 4 (6.67%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.67%) SaaS
2 4 (6.67%) PaaS
2 4 (6.67%) Google App Engine
2 4 (6.67%) IaaS
2 4 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.33%) GitHub
4 1 (1.67%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.33%) VPN
2 16 (26.67%) DNS
2 16 (26.67%) SAN
3 15 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 13 (21.67%) Firewall
5 11 (18.33%) NAS
5 11 (18.33%) DHCP
6 9 (15.00%) MPLS
7 7 (11.67%) Internet
8 6 (10.00%) Broadband
8 6 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
9 5 (8.33%) FTP
10 4 (6.67%) SSL
10 4 (6.67%) LDAP
10 4 (6.67%) WAN
10 4 (6.67%) SMTP
11 3 (5.00%) Wireless
12 2 (3.33%) IPsec
12 2 (3.33%) Network Security
13 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database
3 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.67%) SSDT
5 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.67%) QlikView
5 4 (6.67%) OLAP
5 4 (6.67%) MS Access
5 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.67%) Data Mining
5 4 (6.67%) OLTP
5 4 (6.67%) Star Schema
5 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (6.67%) PerformancePoint
5 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Subversion
2 4 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.33%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.67%) Selenium
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) Mocha
4 1 (1.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.67%) NUnit
General
1 29 (48.33%) Telecoms
2 24 (40.00%) Marketing
3 18 (30.00%) Finance
4 11 (18.33%) Billing
4 11 (18.33%) Retail
5 10 (16.67%) Legal
6 3 (5.00%) Advertising
7 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Architect
1 16 (26.67%) Marketing Manager
2 15 (25.00%) Senior Manager
3 10 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 9 (15.00%) Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Principal Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Support Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Technical Support Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) .NET
1 10 (16.67%) Software Packaging
2 4 (6.67%) Web Services
2 4 (6.67%) MDX
3 3 (5.00%) LAMP
3 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (5.00%) LINQ
3 3 (5.00%) jQuery
3 3 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (5.00%) Durandal
3 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (5.00%) Dapper ORM
4 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (3.33%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (3.33%) RESTful
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.33%) WCF
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 14 (23.33%) Computer Science
3 12 (20.00%) N-Tier
4 11 (18.33%) Management Information System
4 11 (18.33%) Clustering
5 5 (8.33%) Data Integration
6 4 (6.67%) Visualisation
6 4 (6.67%) Client/Server
6 4 (6.67%) Mathematics
7 3 (5.00%) Economics
8 2 (3.33%) PKI
8 2 (3.33%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.67%) IPTV
9 1 (1.67%) Streaming Video
9 1 (1.67%) Replication
9 1 (1.67%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Windows
2 16 (26.67%) Linux
3 15 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.33%) UNIX
7 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.00%) ITIL
3 14 (23.33%) Business Development
4 13 (21.67%) Load Balancing
5 12 (20.00%) Migration
5 12 (20.00%) Project Management
6 11 (18.33%) SOA
7 10 (16.67%) Validation
7 10 (16.67%) TOGAF
7 10 (16.67%) DoDAF
7 10 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 10 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
7 10 (16.67%) SABSA
8 7 (11.67%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (10.00%) Open Source
9 6 (10.00%) Network Management
10 5 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
10 5 (8.33%) Scrum
11 4 (6.67%) Data Management
11 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) C#
2 8 (13.33%) SQL
3 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 4 (6.67%) Java
4 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.00%) PHP
5 3 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (33.33%) Degree
2 12 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (18.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (18.33%) MCSE
3 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (16.67%) MCITP
5 4 (6.67%) MBA
6 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.67%) SCSA
8 1 (1.67%) RHCE
8 1 (1.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) COBIT
2 5 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (25.00%) vCloud
3 14 (23.33%) vSphere
3 14 (23.33%) Hyper-V
4 12 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 10 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 9 (15.00%) KVM
7 5 (8.33%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.67%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 5 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) VMware
2 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (23.33%) Oracle
3 14 (23.33%) HP
4 13 (21.67%) Cisco
4 13 (21.67%) Juniper
5 11 (18.33%) Veritas
5 11 (18.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.67%) Google
6 4 (6.67%) Tableau
7 3 (5.00%) F5
7 3 (5.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.33%) Symantec
8 2 (3.33%) McAfee
8 2 (3.33%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.33%) Citrix
8 2 (3.33%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.67%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.67%) Huawei
9 1 (1.67%) Brocade