The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 231 220 202
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -18
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 16 27 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.45% 0.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.80% 9.47% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 14
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% +1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £32,100 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £45,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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 West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
421 285 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.41% 4.73% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 388 237 145
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £56,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in the South West

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the South West region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in the South West

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Bristol -10 7 £87,500 +105.88%
Wiltshire - 3 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire +2 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Devon - 1 - -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 40 (64.52%) Linux
2 38 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (56.45%) Python
3 35 (56.45%) Big Data
4 32 (51.61%) Java
5 29 (46.77%) Software Engineering
6 24 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (30.65%) Telecoms
8 16 (25.81%) REST
9 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
10 14 (22.58%) MySQL
10 14 (22.58%) Oracle
11 13 (20.97%) Django
11 13 (20.97%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (19.35%) SaaS
12 12 (19.35%) Marketing
12 12 (19.35%) Configuration Management
12 12 (19.35%) SQL
13 11 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (17.74%) PaaS
13 11 (17.74%) NoSQL
13 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (17.74%) IaaS
14 10 (16.13%) Algorithms
14 10 (16.13%) Digital Media
14 10 (16.13%) Clojure
14 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
14 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
14 10 (16.13%) Internet
15 9 (14.52%) Programme Management

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (9.68%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (9.68%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (8.06%) Apache
3 3 (4.84%) Mule
4 1 (1.61%) IIS
Business Applications
1 9 (14.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.61%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.61%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 24 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (19.35%) SaaS
3 11 (17.74%) IaaS
3 11 (17.74%) PaaS
4 6 (9.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 6 (9.68%) Heroku
5 5 (8.06%) Office 365
6 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.61%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) Internet
2 6 (9.68%) DNS
3 5 (8.06%) DHCP
3 5 (8.06%) SAN
4 2 (3.23%) SSH
5 1 (1.61%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (56.45%) Big Data
2 14 (22.58%) MySQL
3 13 (20.97%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (17.74%) NoSQL
5 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (9.68%) Hadoop
7 5 (8.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.61%) OLAP
10 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.61%) Redis
10 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.23%) LoadRunner
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (3.23%) RSpec
1 2 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (30.65%) Telecoms
2 12 (19.35%) Marketing
3 9 (14.52%) Electronics
3 9 (14.52%) Finance
3 9 (14.52%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.06%) Aerospace
4 5 (8.06%) Legal
4 5 (8.06%) Military
5 1 (1.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Cloud Engineer
2 13 (20.97%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 13 (20.97%) Developer
2 13 (20.97%) Principal Engineer
2 13 (20.97%) Software Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Linux Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Architect
5 7 (11.29%) Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Principal Software Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Programmer
6 6 (9.68%) Python Programmer
7 5 (8.06%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) REST
2 13 (20.97%) Django
3 5 (8.06%) NumPy
3 5 (8.06%) SciPy
3 5 (8.06%) Velocity
4 3 (4.84%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (4.84%) RESTEasy
4 3 (4.84%) Spring
5 2 (3.23%) .NET
5 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.23%) CSS
5 2 (3.23%) CSS3
5 2 (3.23%) jQuery
6 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.61%) HTML
6 1 (1.61%) Mason
6 1 (1.61%) Middleware
6 1 (1.61%) RESTful
6 1 (1.61%) SOAP
6 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
2 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (16.13%) Algorithms
3 10 (16.13%) Digital Media
4 6 (9.68%) VCE vBlock
4 6 (9.68%) Visualisation
5 5 (8.06%) CESG
5 5 (8.06%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (8.06%) Mathematics
5 5 (8.06%) Private Cloud
5 5 (8.06%) Statistics
5 5 (8.06%) W3C
6 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.84%) Replication
6 3 (4.84%) Web 2.0
7 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.23%) Internet of Things
7 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.61%) Clustering
8 1 (1.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (64.52%) Linux
2 9 (14.52%) Windows
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.45%) Unix
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (46.77%) Software Engineering
3 12 (19.35%) Configuration Management
4 11 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (14.52%) DevOps
5 9 (14.52%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (14.52%) Programme Management
5 9 (14.52%) SOA
6 8 (12.90%) ETL
7 6 (9.68%) ITIL
7 6 (9.68%) Microservices
7 6 (9.68%) OO
7 6 (9.68%) Open Source
7 6 (9.68%) PRINCE2
8 5 (8.06%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (8.06%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
8 5 (8.06%) Network Architecture
8 5 (8.06%) Security Architecture
8 5 (8.06%) Security Operations
8 5 (8.06%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 35 (56.45%) Python
2 32 (51.61%) Java
3 12 (19.35%) SQL
4 10 (16.13%) Clojure
4 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
5 7 (11.29%) C++
5 7 (11.29%) Ruby
6 5 (8.06%) MATLAB
7 4 (6.45%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.45%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.84%) C#
8 3 (4.84%) PHP
9 2 (3.23%) VB
10 1 (1.61%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.61%) Groovy
10 1 (1.61%) Perl
10 1 (1.61%) Tcl
10 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) EMC Certification
4 5 (8.06%) Degree
5 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.06%) GPG13
2 5 (8.06%) ISO22301
2 5 (8.06%) JSP 440
3 3 (4.84%) ISO 9001
3 3 (4.84%) QA
3 3 (4.84%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
1 6 (9.68%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.61%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) SCCM
2 5 (8.06%) SCDPM
2 5 (8.06%) SCOM
2 5 (8.06%) SCOrch
2 5 (8.06%) SCVMM
3 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Oracle
2 9 (14.52%) SAP
3 7 (11.29%) VMware
4 6 (9.68%) EMC
5 5 (8.06%) Dell
5 5 (8.06%) Dell Compellent
5 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.61%) HP
6 1 (1.61%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.61%) Siebel