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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 212 204 181
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -23
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 23 18 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.38% 0.31% 0.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.74% 10.59% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 36
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +52.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £61,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
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
341 170 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.61% 2.94% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 283 140 118
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £46,700 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 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
Bristol +3 9 £67,500 +58.82% 5
Wiltshire -3 5 £40,000 -33.33% 7
Gloucestershire - 4 £38,750 - 1
Somerset - 2 £50,000 -
Devon - 2 £19,500 -
Dorset -11 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.73%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (34.69%) Java
4 12 (24.49%) HTTP
4 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
5 11 (22.45%) Open Source
5 11 (22.45%) Scala
5 11 (22.45%) Linux
6 10 (20.41%) Degree
6 10 (20.41%) Big Data
7 9 (18.37%) Clojure
7 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
7 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (18.37%) PHP
7 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
8 8 (16.33%) TDD
8 8 (16.33%) .NET
8 8 (16.33%) MySQL
8 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
8 8 (16.33%) CentOS
8 8 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (16.33%) DevOps
9 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (14.29%) Analytics
9 7 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (14.29%) Puppet
9 7 (14.29%) Bash Shell
9 7 (14.29%) DNS
9 7 (14.29%) DHCP
9 7 (14.29%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 2 (4.08%) Apache
1 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.08%) IIS
1 2 (4.08%) Lync
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.04%) nginx
2 1 (2.04%) Node.js
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.04%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 18 (36.73%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.16%) SaaS
3 2 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.04%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.04%) PaaS
4 1 (2.04%) Office 365
4 1 (2.04%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) HTTP
2 7 (14.29%) DNS
2 7 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (2.04%) WAN
3 1 (2.04%) SMTP
3 1 (2.04%) SNMP
3 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) Big Data
2 8 (16.33%) MySQL
3 3 (6.12%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.08%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.08%) BigTable
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.04%) Crystal Dashboard Design
5 1 (2.04%) Sqoop
5 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) JIRA
1 5 (10.20%) Selenium
1 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Hudson
2 1 (2.04%) Gradle
2 1 (2.04%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.04%) Ant
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) Maven
General
1 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Developer
2 9 (18.37%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Administrator
4 7 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (10.20%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Automated Test Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Graduate
7 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Junior
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Junior Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.08%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) gevent
2 3 (6.12%) Akka
2 3 (6.12%) Twisted
2 3 (6.12%) Java RMI
2 3 (6.12%) JavaSpaces
3 2 (4.08%) Web Services
3 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.04%) Ext JS
4 1 (2.04%) Symfony
4 1 (2.04%) jQuery
4 1 (2.04%) Dojo
4 1 (2.04%) HTML5
4 1 (2.04%) Memcached
4 1 (2.04%) SciPy
4 1 (2.04%) NumPy
4 1 (2.04%) LESS
4 1 (2.04%) Doctrine
4 1 (2.04%) JSP
4 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Open Source
2 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
3 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.20%) Wiki
5 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.04%) RMADS
7 1 (2.04%) User Experience
7 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.04%) Statistics
7 1 (2.04%) CESG
7 1 (2.04%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Linux
2 8 (16.33%) CentOS
2 8 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Windows
4 3 (6.12%) Android
4 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
3 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
4 8 (16.33%) TDD
4 8 (16.33%) DevOps
5 7 (14.29%) Analytics
6 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (10.20%) Manual Testing
6 5 (10.20%) BDD
6 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
6 5 (10.20%) Automation Testing
6 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
6 5 (10.20%) Automated Testing
7 4 (8.16%) OO
8 3 (6.12%) Integration Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Data Management
9 2 (4.08%) MVC
9 2 (4.08%) Validation
9 2 (4.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.69%) Java
2 11 (22.45%) Scala
3 9 (18.37%) Clojure
3 9 (18.37%) PHP
4 7 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 7 (14.29%) Perl
5 6 (12.24%) SQL
5 6 (12.24%) C#
5 6 (12.24%) Python
6 4 (8.16%) C++
6 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.16%) C
7 3 (6.12%) Go
8 2 (4.08%) R
9 1 (2.04%) PHP5
9 1 (2.04%) CoffeeScript
9 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) MCP
5 1 (2.04%) PhD
5 1 (2.04%) MCSE
5 1 (2.04%) ISEB
5 1 (2.04%) CISSP
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.16%) Docker
2 3 (6.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (4.08%) HDFS
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.04%) vSphere
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Flume
4 1 (2.04%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (6.12%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.04%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.20%) Google
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle
5 2 (4.08%) VMware
6 1 (2.04%) Sencha
6 1 (2.04%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.04%) SAP
6 1 (2.04%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) Apple
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + discretionary relocation
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + discretionary relocation
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago