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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 200 204 190
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 13 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.039% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.21% 1.18% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 11
Average salary £65,000 £32,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+98.47% -27.22%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
309 170 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.86% 3.31% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 234 153 157
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Coventry - 4 £65,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 4 £45,000 -
Birmingham -11 3 £68,750 +109.92% 1
Shropshire - 1 £20,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £30,000 -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Internet
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (25.00%) Internet of Things
4 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Firewall
5 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) Time Management
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (15.00%) Database Tuning
5 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
3 1 (5.00%) CloudFront
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Internet
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) VRRP
4 1 (5.00%) MPLS
4 1 (5.00%) OSPF
4 1 (5.00%) BGP
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) IPv4
4 1 (5.00%) IPv6
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) IPsec
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Maven
1 1 (5.00%) Liquibase
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Administrator
2 2 (10.00%) DBA
2 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) Grails
2 1 (5.00%) Memcached
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (25.00%) Internet of Things
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) EqualLogic
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
1 5 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.00%) Time Management
2 3 (15.00%) Database Tuning
3 2 (10.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (10.00%) Line Management
3 2 (10.00%) Release Management
3 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) Service Management
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) ETL
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) SOA
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) Ruby
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) MCSA
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) CCA
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCEA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (5.00%) MCITP
2 1 (5.00%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (10.00%) vSphere
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.00%) Docker
5 1 (5.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SELinux
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) Dell
4 2 (10.00%) Symantec
4 2 (10.00%) NetApp
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) Splunk
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capgemini
Salary: competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago