The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 201 204 224
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 31 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.57% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.02% 2.80% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 14
Median salary £45,000 £28,000 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,225 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £45,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +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 West Midlands region.

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
617 464 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.26% 9.03% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 456 372 240
Median salary £45,000 £41,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.78% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,250 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +5 20 £52,500 -
Warwickshire - 5 £37,500 -
Staffordshire -5 2 £56,250 -
Shropshire -9 2 £70,000 +55.55%
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 20 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (36.00%) Citrix
3 18 (36.00%) VMware
4 16 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (30.00%) Network Security
5 15 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (26.00%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (26.00%) DevOps
7 12 (24.00%) Puppet
8 11 (22.00%) Open Source
9 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (18.00%) ITIL
10 8 (16.00%) CRM
10 8 (16.00%) Migration
10 8 (16.00%) Process Improvement
10 8 (16.00%) ELK Stack
11 7 (14.00%) Terraform
11 7 (14.00%) Packer
11 7 (14.00%) MongoDB
11 7 (14.00%) OpenStack
11 7 (14.00%) Vagrant
11 7 (14.00%) Force.com
11 7 (14.00%) Google
11 7 (14.00%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (14.00%) Linux

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.00%) OpenStack
2 6 (12.00%) nginx
3 3 (6.00%) Apache
3 3 (6.00%) JBoss
3 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.00%) CloudStack
5 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.00%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.00%) Force.com
3 3 (6.00%) IaaS
3 3 (6.00%) PaaS
3 3 (6.00%) SaaS
4 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) Network Security
2 2 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) Neo4j
2 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.00%) Redis
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Vagrant
2 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.00%) Selenium
4 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.00%) IntelliJ
4 3 (6.00%) JUnit
5 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.00%) Maven
6 1 (2.00%) GDB
6 1 (2.00%) GitLab
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
1 6 (12.00%) Marketing
2 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (16.00%) Administrator
1 8 (16.00%) Architect
2 7 (14.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Salesforce Administrator
3 6 (12.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Technical Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Salesforce Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) IT Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Operations Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Azure Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) ELK Stack
2 6 (12.00%) Visualforce
3 5 (10.00%) Spring
3 5 (10.00%) XML
4 4 (8.00%) J2EE
4 4 (8.00%) Play Framework
5 3 (6.00%) EJB
5 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.00%) HTML
5 3 (6.00%) HTML5
5 3 (6.00%) J2SE
5 3 (6.00%) JSON
5 3 (6.00%) REST
5 3 (6.00%) SOAP
6 2 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (4.00%) Apache Camel
6 2 (4.00%) LAMP
6 2 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (4.00%) Sensu
6 2 (4.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Unix
2 3 (6.00%) Windows
3 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (26.00%) DevOps
2 11 (22.00%) Open Source
3 9 (18.00%) ITIL
3 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (16.00%) CRM
4 8 (16.00%) Migration
4 8 (16.00%) Process Improvement
5 6 (12.00%) Change Management
5 6 (12.00%) Scrum
5 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (12.00%) Virtual Environments
6 5 (10.00%) Analytics
6 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.00%) Data Management
7 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.00%) Contract Management
8 3 (6.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.00%) Microservices
8 3 (6.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) Apex Code
3 5 (10.00%) Scala
4 3 (6.00%) Ruby
4 3 (6.00%) SQL
5 2 (4.00%) C
5 2 (4.00%) Clojure
5 2 (4.00%) Groovy
5 2 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.00%) C++
6 1 (2.00%) Go
6 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
1 2 (4.00%) MCSE
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) CCIE
2 1 (2.00%) CCNP
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.00%) Docker
4 3 (6.00%) XenApp
5 2 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.00%) Ceph
6 1 (2.00%) KVM
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.00%) Varnish
6 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) Puppet
2 7 (14.00%) Packer
2 7 (14.00%) Terraform
3 5 (10.00%) Consul
4 3 (6.00%) Grafana
4 3 (6.00%) Graphite
5 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.00%) Uchiwa
6 1 (2.00%) Ansible
6 1 (2.00%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.00%) Icinga
6 1 (2.00%) Kibana
6 1 (2.00%) logstash
6 1 (2.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.00%) Citrix
2 18 (36.00%) VMware
3 7 (14.00%) Google
3 7 (14.00%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (8.00%) webMethods
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco
6 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.00%) MuleSoft
6 2 (4.00%) WSO2