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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 197 215 207
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 44 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.70% 0.11% 0.041%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.58% 1.83% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 2
Average salary £52,500 £56,250 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +71.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.24% +2.10%
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
513 327 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.21% 6.13% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 377 257 146
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Birmingham 0 18 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Solihull - 9 £47,500 -
Shropshire - 5 £47,500 - 1
Warwickshire -12 3 - -
Coventry +4 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £18,000 -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 28 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
3 20 (31.25%) Information Security
3 20 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (29.69%) MS Excel
5 17 (26.56%) SaaS
6 16 (25.00%) DevOps
6 16 (25.00%) Linux
6 16 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 15 (23.44%) CISA
7 15 (23.44%) CISM
7 15 (23.44%) CISSP
7 15 (23.44%) Configuration Management
8 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
8 13 (20.31%) ITIL
8 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (20.31%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (20.31%) Open Source
9 12 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 12 (18.75%) Patch Management
9 12 (18.75%) Risk Management
10 11 (17.19%) Information Security Management
10 11 (17.19%) Security Management
10 11 (17.19%) Data Centre
10 11 (17.19%) IT Audit
10 11 (17.19%) Network Security
10 11 (17.19%) Puppet
11 10 (15.63%) OpenStack
11 10 (15.63%) Business Development
11 10 (15.63%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (15.63%) OpenStack
2 4 (6.25%) nginx
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.56%) JBoss
3 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (29.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (26.56%) SaaS
4 8 (12.50%) IaaS
5 4 (6.25%) Office 365
6 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) Network Security
2 8 (12.50%) SAN
2 8 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 8 (12.50%) VoIP
3 6 (9.38%) Firewall
4 5 (7.81%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.56%) LAN
5 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) Big Data
2 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.69%) Neo4j
3 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Vagrant
2 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.56%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.56%) JUnit
3 1 (1.56%) Selenium
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) Local Government
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (17.19%) Head of Information
1 11 (17.19%) Head of Information Security
1 11 (17.19%) Head of Security
2 10 (15.63%) Administrator
3 7 (10.94%) Azure Administrator
3 7 (10.94%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Developer
4 6 (9.38%) IT Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Technical Leader
5 5 (7.81%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (7.81%) Business Development Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Business Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Consultant
5 5 (7.81%) Development Manager
5 5 (7.81%) IT Consultant
5 5 (7.81%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Security Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) AWS Developer
6 4 (6.25%) IT Security Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) ELK Stack
2 5 (7.81%) Web Services
3 4 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (6.25%) Sensu
3 4 (6.25%) Spring
3 4 (6.25%) XML
4 3 (4.69%) .NET
4 3 (4.69%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (4.69%) Apache Camel
4 3 (4.69%) HTML
4 3 (4.69%) Middleware
4 3 (4.69%) Spring MVC
5 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.56%) EJB
6 1 (1.56%) HTML5
6 1 (1.56%) J2EE
6 1 (1.56%) JSON
6 1 (1.56%) Play Framework
6 1 (1.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 13 (20.31%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (17.19%) Data Centre
4 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.81%) Cryptography
5 5 (7.81%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (4.69%) Public Cloud
7 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (3.13%) User Experience
8 1 (1.56%) NHS
8 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.00%) Linux
2 9 (14.06%) Windows
3 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.69%) SUSE
3 3 (4.69%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.13%) Unix
5 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.56%) MVS
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Information Security
2 16 (25.00%) DevOps
3 15 (23.44%) Configuration Management
4 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.31%) ITIL
4 13 (20.31%) Open Source
5 12 (18.75%) Patch Management
5 12 (18.75%) Risk Management
6 11 (17.19%) Information Security Management
6 11 (17.19%) IT Audit
6 11 (17.19%) Security Management
7 10 (15.63%) Business Development
8 9 (14.06%) CRM
8 9 (14.06%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (12.50%) B2B
10 7 (10.94%) Analytics
10 7 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (10.94%) Incident Management
11 6 (9.38%) ITSM
11 6 (9.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) Java
1 6 (9.38%) Ruby
2 4 (6.25%) Scala
3 3 (4.69%) Clojure
3 3 (4.69%) Groovy
4 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.13%) SQL
5 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.56%) C#
5 1 (1.56%) Perl
5 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) CISA
1 15 (23.44%) CISM
1 15 (23.44%) CISSP
2 7 (10.94%) Degree
3 5 (7.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 5 (7.81%) CCSP
3 5 (7.81%) CEH
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.81%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (7.81%) GIAC
3 5 (7.81%) ISACA
3 5 (7.81%) SANS
3 5 (7.81%) Security+ Certification
3 5 (7.81%) SSCP
4 2 (3.13%) MCSE
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.56%) CCNA
5 1 (1.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (7.81%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) Docker
3 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (17.19%) Puppet
2 9 (14.06%) Packer
2 9 (14.06%) Terraform
3 4 (6.25%) Grafana
3 4 (6.25%) Graphite
3 4 (6.25%) Uchiwa
4 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) Google
3 5 (7.81%) Atlassian
4 4 (6.25%) MuleSoft
4 4 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (6.25%) WSO2
5 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.13%) VMware
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco
7 1 (1.56%) ForgeRock
7 1 (1.56%) webMethods
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