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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 214 215 194
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 20 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.23% 0.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.51% 3.14% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 30
Median salary £55,000 £38,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.93% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £18,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,150 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
570 414 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.76% 7.23% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 424 327 254
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +3 19 £57,500 +219.44% 1
Solihull +18 1 £25,000 -
Staffordshire +1 1 £18,000 -40.00%
Shropshire -17 1 £18,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £18,000 -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 42 (62.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (40.30%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (34.33%) Open Source
3 23 (34.33%) DevOps
4 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
5 21 (31.34%) Puppet
5 21 (31.34%) OpenStack
5 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (31.34%) Google
6 19 (28.36%) MS Excel
6 19 (28.36%) Vagrant
6 19 (28.36%) Packer
6 19 (28.36%) Terraform
7 18 (26.87%) ELK Stack
7 18 (26.87%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (26.87%) Finance
8 16 (23.88%) ITIL
9 15 (22.39%) Active Directory
10 14 (20.90%) Linux
10 14 (20.90%) Configuration Management
10 14 (20.90%) Patch Management
10 14 (20.90%) Virtual Environments
10 14 (20.90%) Virtual Machines
11 13 (19.40%) IT Audit
11 13 (19.40%) Risk Management
11 13 (19.40%) Information Security Management
11 13 (19.40%) Security Management
11 13 (19.40%) Management Information System
11 13 (19.40%) Information Security
11 13 (19.40%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 21 (31.34%) OpenStack
2 11 (16.42%) nginx
3 2 (2.99%) Apache
3 2 (2.99%) JBoss
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (28.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 42 (62.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (40.30%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (13.43%) SaaS
4 7 (10.45%) IaaS
5 5 (7.46%) PaaS
6 3 (4.48%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) Network Security
2 2 (2.99%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) MongoDB
2 6 (8.96%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (8.96%) Neo4j
2 6 (8.96%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.46%) Big Data
4 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (28.36%) Vagrant
2 8 (11.94%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.96%) Maven
4 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.99%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.99%) JUnit
4 2 (2.99%) Selenium
General
1 18 (26.87%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Head of Information
1 13 (19.40%) Head of Information Security
1 13 (19.40%) Head of Security
2 12 (17.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (17.91%) Platform Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) Administrator
3 9 (13.43%) Azure Administrator
3 9 (13.43%) Developer
4 8 (11.94%) Architect
4 8 (11.94%) AWS Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Applications Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Senior Applications Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Cloud Architect
6 6 (8.96%) Integration Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Java Applications Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Java Applications Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.87%) ELK Stack
2 8 (11.94%) Spring
2 8 (11.94%) XML
3 7 (10.45%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (10.45%) Sensu
4 6 (8.96%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (8.96%) Apache Camel
4 6 (8.96%) Spring MVC
5 2 (2.99%) .NET
5 2 (2.99%) EJB
5 2 (2.99%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.99%) HTML
5 2 (2.99%) HTML5
5 2 (2.99%) J2EE
5 2 (2.99%) J2SE
5 2 (2.99%) JSON
5 2 (2.99%) Play Framework
5 2 (2.99%) REST
5 2 (2.99%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (19.40%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.94%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.99%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) Unix
2 2 (2.99%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) DevOps
1 23 (34.33%) Open Source
2 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.88%) ITIL
4 14 (20.90%) Configuration Management
4 14 (20.90%) Patch Management
4 14 (20.90%) Virtual Environments
5 13 (19.40%) Information Security
5 13 (19.40%) Information Security Management
5 13 (19.40%) IT Audit
5 13 (19.40%) Risk Management
5 13 (19.40%) Security Management
6 8 (11.94%) Identity Access Management
6 8 (11.94%) Scrum
6 8 (11.94%) Service Management
6 8 (11.94%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.96%) DSDM
7 6 (8.96%) MVC
7 6 (8.96%) Open Source Development
7 6 (8.96%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) Ruby
2 8 (11.94%) Java
2 8 (11.94%) Scala
3 6 (8.96%) Clojure
3 6 (8.96%) Groovy
4 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.99%) C
5 2 (2.99%) C++
5 2 (2.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) CISA
1 12 (17.91%) CISM
1 12 (17.91%) CISSP
2 2 (2.99%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) MCSE
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (10.45%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (22.39%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.90%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.99%) Docker
4 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (31.34%) Puppet
2 19 (28.36%) Packer
2 19 (28.36%) Terraform
3 12 (17.91%) Consul
4 7 (10.45%) Grafana
4 7 (10.45%) Graphite
4 7 (10.45%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 21 (31.34%) Google
3 8 (11.94%) Atlassian
4 7 (10.45%) MuleSoft
4 7 (10.45%) WSO2
5 4 (5.97%) VMware
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco
7 2 (2.99%) webMethods
8 1 (1.49%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.49%) ForgeRock
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