The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 142 144 140
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 13 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.67% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.35% 29.33% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 9
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £27,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +16.66%
Cloud Computing
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
139 75 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.52% 2.29% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 94 64 39
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Scotland

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in Scotland

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -7 8 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Glasgow +12 5 - - 1
Cloud Computing
UK

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (50.00%) Finance
1 19 (50.00%) Degree
2 13 (34.21%) Linux
3 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 11 (28.95%) Puppet
4 11 (28.95%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (26.32%) Python
5 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 10 (26.32%) DevOps
6 9 (23.68%) Java
6 9 (23.68%) .NET
6 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (23.68%) Ruby
7 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
7 7 (18.42%) QA
7 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
7 7 (18.42%) Test Strategy
8 6 (15.79%) Perl
8 6 (15.79%) Windows
8 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
8 6 (15.79%) Nagios
8 6 (15.79%) Workflow
8 6 (15.79%) VMware
8 6 (15.79%) Banking
8 6 (15.79%) Retail
8 6 (15.79%) Zachman Framework
8 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
8 6 (15.79%) Ubuntu
8 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (15.79%) Retail Banking

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (10.53%) IIS
1 4 (10.53%) Apache
1 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
1 4 (10.53%) WebSphere
1 4 (10.53%) Jetty
1 4 (10.53%) nginx
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.63%) Lync
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.63%) Node.js
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.63%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (10.53%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (10.53%) Google App Engine
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.63%) SaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Office 365
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.16%) DNS
2 5 (13.16%) Firewall
3 4 (10.53%) DHCP
3 4 (10.53%) FTP
3 4 (10.53%) HTTP
3 4 (10.53%) IPsec
4 3 (7.89%) VLAN
5 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.26%) SAN
5 2 (5.26%) SNMP
5 2 (5.26%) VPN
6 1 (2.63%) SSL
6 1 (2.63%) Internet
6 1 (2.63%) BGP
6 1 (2.63%) Wireless
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.63%) HBase
1 1 (2.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.63%) Behat
3 1 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 19 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
2 6 (15.79%) Retail
2 6 (15.79%) Retail Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Financial Institution
4 4 (10.53%) German Language
4 4 (10.53%) Italian Language
4 4 (10.53%) Turkish Language
5 2 (5.26%) Games
6 1 (2.63%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (18.42%) Administrator
3 6 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (15.79%) Architect
3 6 (15.79%) Management Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Solutions Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Graduate
5 3 (7.89%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Messaging Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) J2EE
2 4 (10.53%) Servlets
3 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.26%) Web Services
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.63%) Symfony
5 1 (2.63%) Zend Framework
5 1 (2.63%) Django
5 1 (2.63%) jQuery
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.63%) REST
5 1 (2.63%) Stage3D
5 1 (2.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (2.63%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.53%) Blog
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.63%) Open Source
5 1 (2.63%) Social Media
5 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.63%) Replication
5 1 (2.63%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Ubuntu
2 6 (15.79%) Windows
3 3 (7.89%) OS/2
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) DevOps
2 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
3 7 (18.42%) Test Strategy
4 6 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (15.79%) Coaching
4 6 (15.79%) Workflow
4 6 (15.79%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
4 6 (15.79%) Wealth Management
4 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Integration Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) Asset Management
5 5 (13.16%) User Stories
6 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) Python
2 9 (23.68%) Ruby
2 9 (23.68%) Java
3 6 (15.79%) Perl
3 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
3 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.89%) PHP
5 2 (5.26%) C#
5 2 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) SQL
6 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.63%) GLSL
6 1 (2.63%) HLSL
6 1 (2.63%) Lua
6 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.63%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (10.53%) ISTQB
3 3 (7.89%) HND
4 1 (2.63%) CCNP
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
2 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.53%) Xen
3 2 (5.26%) vSphere
3 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) Puppet
1 11 (28.95%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (15.79%) Nagios
2 6 (15.79%) ZABBIX
3 5 (13.16%) Salt
4 4 (10.53%) Ansible
5 2 (5.26%) WSUS
6 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) VMware
2 6 (15.79%) New Relic
3 5 (13.16%) SaltStack
4 4 (10.53%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) Zend
5 1 (2.63%) IronPort
5 1 (2.63%) F5
5 1 (2.63%) Splunk
5 1 (2.63%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Apple
5 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.63%) Symantec
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
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Posted: 22 days ago
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JP Morgan
Posted: 23 days ago