The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 342 324 297
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -27
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 96 104 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.49% 0.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.61% 12.31% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 75 92 132
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £79,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +16.66%
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 South East region.

Cloud Services Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1262 845 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.86% 3.99% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 704 780
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
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 the South East

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in the South East

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in the South East

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the South East 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
Berkshire -10 33 £43,000 -18.09% 9
Hampshire -22 29 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Surrey -6 13 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Oxfordshire +5 9 £62,500 -3.84% 3
East Sussex - 8 - - 1
Kent - 4 £62,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £65,000 -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 76 (40.21%) Windows
2 66 (34.92%) Linux
2 66 (34.92%) VMware
3 61 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (21.16%) SQL
4 40 (21.16%) Firewall
5 39 (20.63%) Degree
6 38 (20.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 34 (17.99%) Microsoft
8 31 (16.40%) IaaS
8 31 (16.40%) DevOps
9 29 (15.34%) SaaS
10 28 (14.81%) Java
10 28 (14.81%) MPLS
11 27 (14.29%) WAN
11 27 (14.29%) VPN
12 26 (13.76%) ITIL
12 26 (13.76%) TCP/IP
12 26 (13.76%) Telecoms
13 25 (13.23%) MySQL
13 25 (13.23%) CCNA
13 25 (13.23%) Cisco Certification
14 24 (12.70%) NoSQL
15 22 (11.64%) Web Services
15 22 (11.64%) Project Management
16 21 (11.11%) SAN
17 20 (10.58%) C#
17 20 (10.58%) Cisco
17 20 (10.58%) OSPF
17 20 (10.58%) BGP

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 13 (6.88%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (5.82%) OpenStack
3 10 (5.29%) Apache Solr
4 7 (3.70%) IIS
4 7 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (2.65%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (2.12%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.12%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.59%) Liferay
8 3 (1.59%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.59%) Apache
8 3 (1.59%) Lync
9 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.53%) DNN
Applications
1 14 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.29%) MS Office
3 2 (1.06%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (16.40%) IaaS
2 29 (15.34%) SaaS
3 20 (10.58%) PaaS
3 20 (10.58%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (10.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (5.82%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (3.70%) Amazon S3
7 6 (3.17%) Office 365
8 5 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (2.65%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 40 (21.16%) Firewall
2 28 (14.81%) MPLS
3 27 (14.29%) VPN
3 27 (14.29%) WAN
4 26 (13.76%) TCP/IP
5 21 (11.11%) SAN
6 20 (10.58%) OSPF
6 20 (10.58%) BGP
7 18 (9.52%) LAN
8 15 (7.94%) VoIP
8 15 (7.94%) DNS
9 13 (6.88%) HSRP
10 11 (5.82%) Network Security
11 10 (5.29%) Internet
11 10 (5.29%) DHCP
12 8 (4.23%) Unified Communications
13 7 (3.70%) IPsec
13 7 (3.70%) Ethernet
14 6 (3.17%) HTTP
15 5 (2.65%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.23%) MySQL
2 24 (12.70%) NoSQL
3 19 (10.05%) SQL Server
4 17 (8.99%) Relational Database
5 16 (8.47%) MongoDB
6 15 (7.94%) Big Data
6 15 (7.94%) RDBMS
7 13 (6.88%) Redis
8 10 (5.29%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (4.23%) DB2
10 5 (2.65%) Hadoop
11 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.59%) Apache Accumulo
12 3 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.06%) Apache Hive
13 2 (1.06%) HBase
14 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.53%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (5.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.65%) Ant
3 4 (2.12%) Subversion
3 4 (2.12%) Gradle
3 4 (2.12%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.59%) JUnit
5 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.06%) ReSharper
5 2 (1.06%) Selenium
6 1 (0.53%) JIRA
6 1 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (13.76%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.35%) Finance
2 12 (6.35%) Billing
3 6 (3.17%) Legal
4 4 (2.12%) Local Government
5 3 (1.59%) Marketing
6 2 (1.06%) Games
6 2 (1.06%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.06%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Military
7 1 (0.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (12.70%) Architect
2 17 (8.99%) Developer
3 16 (8.47%) Network Engineer
4 12 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (6.35%) Administrator
4 12 (6.35%) Senior Network Engineer
5 11 (5.82%) Team Leader
5 11 (5.82%) Technical Manager
5 11 (5.82%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (5.29%) Analyst
6 10 (5.29%) Software Engineer
6 10 (5.29%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 10 (5.29%) Head of Architecture
6 10 (5.29%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 8 (4.23%) Bid Manager
8 8 (4.23%) Senior Manager
8 8 (4.23%) Engineering Manager
9 7 (3.70%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.64%) Web Services
2 14 (7.41%) .NET
2 14 (7.41%) REST
3 10 (5.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 8 (4.23%) Spring
5 7 (3.70%) LAMP
6 6 (3.17%) HTML
6 6 (3.17%) WCF
7 5 (2.65%) jQuery
7 5 (2.65%) Hibernate
7 5 (2.65%) J2EE
8 4 (2.12%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.12%) JSP
8 4 (2.12%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (2.12%) SAML
8 4 (2.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (1.59%) CSS3
9 3 (1.59%) Regular Expression
9 3 (1.59%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 17 (8.99%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.23%) iSeries
6 6 (3.17%) User Experience
6 6 (3.17%) Replication
6 6 (3.17%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (2.12%) CESG
7 4 (2.12%) CESG CLAS
7 4 (2.12%) RMADS
7 4 (2.12%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.59%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.06%) Statistics
9 2 (1.06%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.06%) Open Source
9 2 (1.06%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.06%) Xbox
10 1 (0.53%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 76 (40.21%) Windows
2 66 (34.92%) Linux
3 13 (6.88%) UNIX
3 13 (6.88%) CentOS
4 11 (5.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.23%) VMS
6 6 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.65%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.12%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.12%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.12%) Debian
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (16.40%) DevOps
3 26 (13.76%) ITIL
4 22 (11.64%) Project Management
5 19 (10.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 18 (9.52%) Service Management
7 16 (8.47%) OO
7 16 (8.47%) Mentoring
8 15 (7.94%) Migration
9 14 (7.41%) CRM
9 14 (7.41%) E-Commerce
9 14 (7.41%) Unit Testing
10 12 (6.35%) Software Engineering
10 12 (6.35%) OOP
10 12 (6.35%) TDD
11 11 (5.82%) Service Delivery
12 10 (5.29%) PRINCE2
12 10 (5.29%) Scrum
12 10 (5.29%) Configuration Management
12 10 (5.29%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.16%) SQL
2 28 (14.81%) Java
3 20 (10.58%) C#
4 16 (8.47%) Perl
5 15 (7.94%) Bash Shell
6 14 (7.41%) PHP
7 13 (6.88%) JavaScript
8 12 (6.35%) Python
9 11 (5.82%) C++
10 10 (5.29%) C
11 8 (4.23%) Ruby
12 6 (3.17%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.59%) Groovy
13 3 (1.59%) VBScript
13 3 (1.59%) VB
14 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.06%) R
15 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (20.63%) Degree
2 25 (13.23%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (13.23%) CCNA
3 18 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (7.94%) CCNP
5 14 (7.41%) Security Cleared
6 13 (6.88%) MCSE
6 13 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (4.23%) PMP
7 8 (4.23%) PMI Certification
7 8 (4.23%) CISSP
8 6 (3.17%) ISEB
9 3 (1.59%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.06%) HP ASE
10 2 (1.06%) HP MASE
10 2 (1.06%) MCP
10 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.53%) CISA
11 1 (0.53%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.82%) SLA
2 6 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.12%) QA
4 2 (1.06%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.53%) COBIT
System Software
1 38 (20.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (8.99%) Hyper-V
3 13 (6.88%) vSphere
4 7 (3.70%) Active Directory
5 6 (3.17%) vCloud
6 5 (2.65%) UAG
7 4 (2.12%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (2.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (2.12%) ISA Server
8 3 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.59%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.59%) Docker
9 2 (1.06%) Snort
9 2 (1.06%) XenApp
10 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.53%) Firmware
10 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (7.94%) Puppet
2 10 (5.29%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.70%) SCCM
4 6 (3.17%) Ansible
5 5 (2.65%) Nagios
6 4 (2.12%) Netcool
6 4 (2.12%) logstash
6 4 (2.12%) SCOM
6 4 (2.12%) Cacti
6 4 (2.12%) Icinga
7 3 (1.59%) Salt
8 2 (1.06%) OpenView
8 2 (1.06%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 66 (34.92%) VMware
2 34 (17.99%) Microsoft
3 20 (10.58%) Cisco
4 19 (10.05%) HP
5 14 (7.41%) CheckPoint
5 14 (7.41%) McAfee
5 14 (7.41%) 3PAR
6 10 (5.29%) Rackspace
6 10 (5.29%) Red Hat
7 9 (4.76%) Citrix
7 9 (4.76%) EMC
7 9 (4.76%) IBM
8 8 (4.23%) Avaya
9 7 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (3.70%) Google
9 7 (3.70%) Veeam
10 6 (3.17%) Brocade
10 6 (3.17%) Juniper
11 5 (2.65%) CA
11 5 (2.65%) Oracle
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