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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 209 197 195
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 6 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.041% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.88% 1.31% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 14
Average salary £56,250 £32,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.75% -27.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £33,750 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +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
320 153 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.99% 3.12% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 253 134 154
Average salary £42,000 £39,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.32% -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £65,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -1.12%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015. 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
Warwickshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
Coventry - 2 £65,000 -
Birmingham -10 1 £62,500 +90.83% 3
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (20.00%) Google
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (20.00%) IBM
5 3 (20.00%) IBM Notes
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) Lotus
5 3 (20.00%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) Google Apps
6 2 (13.33%) XenApp
6 2 (13.33%) EqualLogic
6 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (13.33%) Internet of Things
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 3 (20.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Google Apps
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (6.67%) CloudFront
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) VRRP
3 1 (6.67%) IPsec
3 1 (6.67%) MPLS
3 1 (6.67%) OSPF
3 1 (6.67%) BGP
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) IPv4
3 1 (6.67%) IPv6
3 1 (6.67%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) Liquibase
General
1 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) DBA
4 2 (13.33%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Grails
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
1 1 (6.67%) RESTful
1 1 (6.67%) Memcached
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) EqualLogic
1 2 (13.33%) Internet of Things
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) CentOS
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) ETL
3 2 (13.33%) Database Tuning
3 2 (13.33%) Release Management
3 2 (13.33%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) Groovy
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) JNCIP
2 1 (6.67%) CCA
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCEA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) CCAA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.67%) Varnish
4 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Google
2 3 (20.00%) IBM
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
2 3 (20.00%) Lotus
3 2 (13.33%) Symantec
3 2 (13.33%) Dell
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) Splunk
Warwick, Warwickshire
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus + car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + OTE £110k
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + uncapped OTE
Posted: 26 days ago