The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank - - 63
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 1.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Cloud Computing
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Cloud Services Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
60 62 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.19% 11.11% 10.95%
Number of salaries quoted 59 43 77
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £34,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
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 Suffolk

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Suffolk

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
4 8 (66.67%) HP
5 7 (58.33%) Veeam
5 7 (58.33%) 3PAR
5 7 (58.33%) Brocade
6 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
7 5 (41.67%) Symantec
7 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (41.67%) HP ASE
7 5 (41.67%) SQL
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (33.33%) ITIL
8 4 (33.33%) Linux
8 4 (33.33%) MCSE
8 4 (33.33%) LAN
8 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 4 (33.33%) UNIX
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (33.33%) SAN
8 4 (33.33%) S-PLUS
8 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (33.33%) Open Source
8 4 (33.33%) Replication
8 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (25.00%) IaaS
9 3 (25.00%) Windows 8

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (8.33%) Lync
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) S-PLUS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) IaaS
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
1 3 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) IT Support
3 3 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) UNIX
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (41.67%) HP ASE
2 4 (33.33%) MCSE
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) HP
4 7 (58.33%) Veeam
4 7 (58.33%) 3PAR
4 7 (58.33%) Brocade
5 5 (41.67%) Symantec
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix
7 1 (8.33%) NetApp
7 1 (8.33%) EMC