The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 96 84 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 4 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.34% 1.19% 1.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.48% 16.46% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 18
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £27,700 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £63,500 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Cloud Computing
Wales

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 Wales region.

Cloud Services Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
115 79 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 9.70% 7.25% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 101 70 40
Average salary £41,000 £36,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in South Wales

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in South Wales

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
Cardiff -7 4 £36,500 -8.75%
Cloud Computing
Wales

Cloud Computing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (25.00%) tcpdump

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Network Operations Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Service Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow