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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank - 96 -
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.66% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 39.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
78 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.14% 1.69% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 72 19 5
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Erlang
1 4 (66.67%) SaaS
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Advertising
3 2 (33.33%) Grid Computing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 2 (33.33%) Riak
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) HSRP
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) PuTTY
4 1 (16.67%) SecureCRT
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (16.67%) TeamCity

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) Telnet
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) SSH
2 1 (16.67%) HSRP
2 1 (16.67%) PuTTY
2 1 (16.67%) SecureCRT
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) Riak
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Grid Computing
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Erlang
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCIP
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper
1 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds