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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 204 198 199
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 12 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.041% 0.085%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.15% 2.00% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 4
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £40,974
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +70.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £68,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £72,000 £41,948
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +16.66%
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
233 100 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.35% 2.06% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 206 80 79
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £30,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 - 7 £63,500 -
Birmingham -10 4 £61,500 -12.14% 1
Solihull - 1 £37,500 -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) WAN
2 12 (30.77%) Firewall
3 11 (28.21%) LAN
3 11 (28.21%) Cisco
3 11 (28.21%) CCNP
3 11 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (25.64%) ITIL
4 10 (25.64%) PRINCE2
4 10 (25.64%) CCNA
4 10 (25.64%) HP
4 10 (25.64%) CheckPoint
5 7 (17.95%) IBM Notes
5 7 (17.95%) IBM
5 7 (17.95%) Lotus
5 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
5 7 (17.95%) TOGAF
5 7 (17.95%) Supplier Management
5 7 (17.95%) Google
5 7 (17.95%) Google Apps
6 6 (15.38%) Windows
6 6 (15.38%) Citrix
6 6 (15.38%) MPLS
6 6 (15.38%) Network Management
7 5 (12.82%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (12.82%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (10.26%) SLA
9 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 3 (7.69%) Sage
9 3 (7.69%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (17.95%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) WAN
1 12 (30.77%) Firewall
2 11 (28.21%) LAN
3 6 (15.38%) MPLS
4 2 (5.13%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) Internet
5 1 (2.56%) IPsec
5 1 (2.56%) HSRP
5 1 (2.56%) OSPF
5 1 (2.56%) BGP
5 1 (2.56%) VRRP
5 1 (2.56%) DNS
5 1 (2.56%) IPv4
5 1 (2.56%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.56%) Advertising
1 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Architect
2 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (17.95%) Technical Architect
3 7 (17.95%) Data Manager
3 7 (17.95%) Data Centre Manager
3 7 (17.95%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Service Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Incident Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Transition Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Senior IT Auditor
8 1 (2.56%) Change Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Help Desk Support
8 1 (2.56%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Project Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) XML
1 1 (2.56%) JSON
1 1 (2.56%) REST
1 1 (2.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile Games
2 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.56%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) ITIL
1 10 (25.64%) PRINCE2
2 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
2 7 (17.95%) Supplier Management
2 7 (17.95%) TOGAF
3 6 (15.38%) Network Management
4 5 (12.82%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (12.82%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.13%) Transition Management
6 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Line Management
6 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.56%) Game Development
6 1 (2.56%) Data Governance
6 1 (2.56%) Analytics
6 1 (2.56%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.56%) Release Management
6 1 (2.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (28.21%) CCNP
2 10 (25.64%) CCNA
3 2 (5.13%) ISEB
4 1 (2.56%) CCA
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.56%) CCEA
4 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.56%) CISA
4 1 (2.56%) JNCIP
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) CRISC
4 1 (2.56%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Cisco
2 10 (25.64%) HP
2 10 (25.64%) CheckPoint
3 7 (17.95%) Google
3 7 (17.95%) IBM
3 7 (17.95%) Lotus
4 6 (15.38%) Citrix
5 3 (7.69%) Sage
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.13%) NetApp
6 2 (5.13%) VMware
7 1 (2.56%) Symantec
7 1 (2.56%) Dell
7 1 (2.56%) Juniper
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Company Car + Package
Posted: 10 days ago