The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 75 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.15% 0.34% 1.09%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.70% 11.11% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +35.41%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
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 Slough region.

Cloud Services Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
27 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.04% 3.08% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 7
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +129.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £33,100 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £31,400 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Slough

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Google
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Ant
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Gradle
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (83.33%) Google App Engine
2 5 (83.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (66.67%) Legal
3 4 (66.67%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) Cognizant
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (83.33%) Google App Engine
1 5 (83.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) IPv6
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) OSPF
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) VRRP
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (16.67%) FWSM
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (16.67%) HSRP
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Ant
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Gradle
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
1 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Cognizant
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco