The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 211 189 192
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 15 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.44% 0.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.47% 19.49% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 12
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £69,650 £56,000 £37,700
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Cloud Services Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
177 118 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.93% 2.25% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 150 100 82
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,250 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Cloud Computing
England

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 14 July 2014.

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 14 July 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
Wiltshire -9 4 £61,250 +22.50%
Somerset -31 4 £37,500 - 2
Bristol -6 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Devon - 3 £63,000 -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 17 (54.84%) Degree
2 16 (51.61%) ITIL
2 16 (51.61%) Windows
3 12 (38.71%) Relational Database
4 11 (35.48%) Protective Monitoring
4 11 (35.48%) Windows 7
4 11 (35.48%) Network Management
4 11 (35.48%) N-Tier
4 11 (35.48%) Solaris
4 11 (35.48%) Network Design
4 11 (35.48%) Migration
5 10 (32.26%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (32.26%) Mathematics
5 10 (32.26%) SaaS
6 9 (29.03%) Local Government
6 9 (29.03%) VMware
6 9 (29.03%) Linux
7 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
9 6 (19.35%) Finance
9 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (19.35%) Marketing
9 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (16.13%) EMC
10 5 (16.13%) Citrix
10 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (16.13%) HP
10 5 (16.13%) DTV
10 5 (16.13%) NetApp
10 5 (16.13%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Lync
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) SaaS
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (9.68%) IaaS
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) SAN
1 3 (9.68%) DMZ
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) Wireless
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.45%) LAN
2 2 (6.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
1 1 (3.23%) WATIR
1 1 (3.23%) Selenium
1 1 (3.23%) FitNesse
1 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (29.03%) Local Government
2 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
3 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 6 (19.35%) Marketing
4 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
4 5 (16.13%) Electronics
5 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Architect
2 11 (35.48%) Technical Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Marketing Executive
4 3 (9.68%) VMware Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Web Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.23%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) IT Director
6 1 (3.23%) Web Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) CSS
1 4 (12.90%) jQuery
2 3 (9.68%) Servlets
2 3 (9.68%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) LAMP
2 3 (9.68%) Spring
3 1 (3.23%) Qt
3 1 (3.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) N-Tier
2 10 (32.26%) Mathematics
3 5 (16.13%) DTV
4 3 (9.68%) e-Health
4 3 (9.68%) Social Media
4 3 (9.68%) Client/Server
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.45%) Clustering
5 2 (6.45%) NHS
6 1 (3.23%) CESG
6 1 (3.23%) Social Network
6 1 (3.23%) RMADS
6 1 (3.23%) Open Source
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.23%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Solaris
2 11 (35.48%) Windows 7
3 9 (29.03%) Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Fedora
4 3 (9.68%) CentOS
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) ITIL
2 11 (35.48%) Migration
2 11 (35.48%) Network Design
2 11 (35.48%) Network Management
2 11 (35.48%) Protective Monitoring
3 10 (32.26%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.13%) TDD
5 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (16.13%) Scrum
5 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.13%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
6 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.68%) SEO
7 3 (9.68%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.68%) Competitive Intelligence
7 3 (9.68%) Pay per click
7 3 (9.68%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Java
1 5 (16.13%) Ruby
2 4 (12.90%) Python
3 3 (9.68%) PHP5
3 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.68%) PHP
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Degree
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.90%) CITP
3 4 (12.90%) MCSD
3 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) MCSE
4 2 (6.45%) CCNP
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) PMP
5 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (3.23%) JSP 440
3 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.68%) VMFS
2 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (9.68%) vCloud
2 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Server
3 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Nagios
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) SCOM
2 2 (6.45%) Cacti
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) VMware
2 5 (16.13%) NetApp
2 5 (16.13%) SAP
2 5 (16.13%) HP
2 5 (16.13%) EMC
2 5 (16.13%) Citrix
3 4 (12.90%) Juniper
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
3 4 (12.90%) F5
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.68%) CA
4 3 (9.68%) Capita
4 3 (9.68%) Google
4 3 (9.68%) Facebook
4 3 (9.68%) Twitter
5 2 (6.45%) LogRhythm
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) Ericsson
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