The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 95 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 5 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.39% 1.60% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.95% 56.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 0
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Cloud Computing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Cloud Services Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
84 37 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.49% 2.82% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 75 37 7
Average salary £36,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Wales

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
South Wales -16 5 £40,000 -23.80%
Cloud Computing
UK

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 13 (76.47%) Advertising
2 7 (41.18%) SSH
2 7 (41.18%) SolarWinds
2 7 (41.18%) LAN
2 7 (41.18%) WAN
2 7 (41.18%) DHCP
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) CCNP
2 7 (41.18%) CCIP
2 7 (41.18%) VPN
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) MPLS
2 7 (41.18%) BGP
2 7 (41.18%) Telnet
2 7 (41.18%) Juniper
2 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) HSRP
2 7 (41.18%) PuTTY
2 7 (41.18%) SecureCRT
3 6 (35.29%) MS Office
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (23.53%) Linux
5 4 (23.53%) CISSP
5 4 (23.53%) Information Security Management
5 4 (23.53%) Security Management
5 4 (23.53%) Erlang
5 4 (23.53%) SaaS
5 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (23.53%) Information Assurance
5 4 (23.53%) CISMP

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) SSH
1 7 (41.18%) LAN
1 7 (41.18%) WAN
1 7 (41.18%) DHCP
1 7 (41.18%) VPN
1 7 (41.18%) MPLS
1 7 (41.18%) BGP
1 7 (41.18%) Telnet
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
1 7 (41.18%) HSRP
1 7 (41.18%) PuTTY
1 7 (41.18%) SecureCRT
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (17.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) Riak
3 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (76.47%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Information Assurance Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Security Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Information Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Change Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Change Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Grid Computing
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Information Security Management
1 4 (23.53%) Security Management
1 4 (23.53%) Information Assurance
1 4 (23.53%) Information Security
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) MapReduce
4 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Erlang
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C
2 3 (17.65%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CCNP
1 7 (41.18%) CCIP
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) CISSP
2 4 (23.53%) CISMP
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.76%) SLA
3 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) SolarWinds
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
1 7 (41.18%) Juniper