The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 83 72 93
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 15 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.22% 2.01% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.32% 60.98% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 4
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Cloud Services Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
57 41 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.64% 3.30% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 56 24 5
Average salary £36,000 £28,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Cloud Computing
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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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram 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 18 April 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
South Wales -6 15 £50,000 +6.38% 2
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Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (100.00%) Advertising
2 20 (76.92%) Cisco
3 14 (53.85%) VMware
4 13 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (42.31%) SAN
6 10 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (34.62%) MPLS
7 9 (34.62%) BGP
7 9 (34.62%) Firewall
7 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (34.62%) UNIX
7 9 (34.62%) WAN
7 9 (34.62%) Network Design
8 8 (30.77%) LAN
8 8 (30.77%) CCNP
8 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 8 (30.77%) VPN
8 8 (30.77%) PowerHouse
8 8 (30.77%) VMware ESX
8 8 (30.77%) Capita
8 8 (30.77%) Brocade
9 7 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (26.92%) Juniper
10 6 (23.08%) CCIP
10 6 (23.08%) DHCP
10 6 (23.08%) MS Office
10 6 (23.08%) CISSP
10 6 (23.08%) Information Security Management
10 6 (23.08%) Security Management

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (42.31%) SAN
3 9 (34.62%) MPLS
3 9 (34.62%) BGP
3 9 (34.62%) Firewall
3 9 (34.62%) WAN
4 8 (30.77%) LAN
4 8 (30.77%) VPN
5 6 (23.08%) DHCP
5 6 (23.08%) TELNET
5 6 (23.08%) SSH
5 6 (23.08%) HSRP
6 3 (11.54%) NAS
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
7 2 (7.69%) Wireless
7 2 (7.69%) OSPF
8 1 (3.85%) Internet
8 1 (3.85%) VPLS
General
1 26 (100.00%) Advertising
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Virtualisation Specialist
1 8 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Information Assurance Manager
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Security Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Information Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Head of Network Operations
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Head of Operations
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) UNIX
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.69%) SUSE
3 2 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Network Design
2 6 (23.08%) Information Security Management
2 6 (23.08%) Security Management
2 6 (23.08%) Information Assurance
2 6 (23.08%) Information Security
3 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
3 3 (11.54%) Service Management
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (30.77%) CCNP
4 6 (23.08%) CCIP
4 6 (23.08%) CISSP
4 6 (23.08%) CISMP
4 6 (23.08%) VCP5
5 3 (11.54%) CCIE
6 2 (7.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (30.77%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Cisco
2 14 (53.85%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) Capita
3 8 (30.77%) Brocade
4 7 (26.92%) Juniper
5 6 (23.08%) SolarWinds
6 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.69%) F5
7 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp
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