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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 196 217 212
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 45 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.93% 4.55% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 28 12 9
Median salary £55,000 £63,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.72% +102.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £65,000 £40,200
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -
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
504 330 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.17% 5.81% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 380 243 179
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £64,250
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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +16 28 £55,000 -20.00% 1
Shropshire -11 5 £60,000 +200.00%
Solihull +15 4 £37,500 -
Warwickshire +6 4 - - 1
Staffordshire -11 1 £18,000 -40.00%
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 41 (52.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (34.62%) MS Excel
4 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
5 21 (26.92%) DevOps
6 20 (25.64%) Open Source
6 20 (25.64%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (24.36%) SaaS
7 19 (24.36%) Information Security
7 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (23.08%) Configuration Management
9 17 (21.79%) Active Directory
9 17 (21.79%) ITIL
9 17 (21.79%) Finance
9 17 (21.79%) Puppet
10 16 (20.51%) OpenStack
10 16 (20.51%) Patch Management
10 16 (20.51%) Data Centre
10 16 (20.51%) Virtual Machines
10 16 (20.51%) Google
10 16 (20.51%) Linux
11 15 (19.23%) CISSP
11 15 (19.23%) Management Information System
11 15 (19.23%) CISA
11 15 (19.23%) CISM
12 14 (17.95%) Terraform
12 14 (17.95%) Packer
12 14 (17.95%) Vagrant
13 13 (16.67%) ELK Stack
13 13 (16.67%) IT Audit

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 16 (20.51%) OpenStack
2 7 (8.97%) nginx
3 2 (2.56%) Apache
3 2 (2.56%) JBoss
3 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (34.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (52.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (24.36%) SaaS
4 10 (12.82%) IaaS
5 5 (6.41%) PaaS
6 3 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.67%) Network Security
2 9 (11.54%) Unified Communications
3 8 (10.26%) VoIP
4 4 (5.13%) SAN
5 3 (3.85%) Firewall
5 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) Big Data
1 7 (8.97%) MongoDB
2 5 (6.41%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (6.41%) Neo4j
2 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (17.95%) Vagrant
2 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.69%) Maven
4 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.56%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.56%) JUnit
4 2 (2.56%) Selenium
5 1 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 17 (21.79%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (1.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (16.67%) Head of Information
1 13 (16.67%) Head of Information Security
1 13 (16.67%) Head of Security
2 10 (12.82%) Administrator
2 10 (12.82%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (11.54%) Azure Administrator
4 8 (10.26%) Architect
4 8 (10.26%) Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Platform Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) AWS Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
6 6 (7.69%) Senior Applications Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Business Manager
7 5 (6.41%) Development Manager
7 5 (6.41%) Java Applications Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Senior Java Applications Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.67%) ELK Stack
2 7 (8.97%) Spring
2 7 (8.97%) XML
3 6 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (7.69%) Sensu
4 5 (6.41%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (6.41%) Apache Camel
4 5 (6.41%) Spring MVC
5 4 (5.13%) .NET
5 4 (5.13%) HTML
6 3 (3.85%) Web Services
7 2 (2.56%) EJB
7 2 (2.56%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.56%) HTML5
7 2 (2.56%) J2EE
7 2 (2.56%) J2SE
7 2 (2.56%) JSON
7 2 (2.56%) Middleware
7 2 (2.56%) Play Framework
7 2 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.64%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (20.51%) Data Centre
3 15 (19.23%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.85%) Cryptography
5 3 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.56%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.56%) User Experience
7 1 (1.28%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.51%) Linux
2 6 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (2.56%) Unix
4 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.28%) SUSE
4 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.92%) DevOps
2 20 (25.64%) Open Source
3 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (24.36%) Information Security
4 18 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 17 (21.79%) ITIL
6 16 (20.51%) Patch Management
7 13 (16.67%) Information Security Management
7 13 (16.67%) IT Audit
7 13 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 13 (16.67%) Security Management
8 12 (15.38%) Business Development
9 10 (12.82%) CRM
9 10 (12.82%) Virtual Environments
10 9 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (10.26%) B2B
12 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (8.97%) Scrum
12 7 (8.97%) Service Management
12 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.54%) Java
1 9 (11.54%) Ruby
2 7 (8.97%) Scala
3 5 (6.41%) Clojure
3 5 (6.41%) Groovy
4 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.56%) C
5 2 (2.56%) C++
5 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.56%) SQL
6 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.28%) Perl
6 1 (1.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) CISA
1 15 (19.23%) CISM
1 15 (19.23%) CISSP
2 7 (8.97%) Degree
3 3 (3.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (3.85%) CCSP
3 3 (3.85%) CEH
3 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.85%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (3.85%) GIAC
3 3 (3.85%) ISACA
3 3 (3.85%) SANS
3 3 (3.85%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (3.85%) SSCP
4 1 (1.28%) MCSE
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.97%) SLA
3 3 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (21.79%) Active Directory
2 16 (20.51%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (3.85%) Docker
4 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (21.79%) Puppet
2 14 (17.95%) Packer
2 14 (17.95%) Terraform
3 8 (10.26%) Consul
4 6 (7.69%) Grafana
4 6 (7.69%) Graphite
4 6 (7.69%) Uchiwa
5 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.51%) Google
3 7 (8.97%) Atlassian
4 6 (7.69%) MuleSoft
4 6 (7.69%) WSO2
5 5 (6.41%) VMware
6 3 (3.85%) Cisco
7 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.56%) webMethods
8 1 (1.28%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.28%) ForgeRock
8 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
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