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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 214 196 204
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 17 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.43% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.43% 9.87% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 6
Average salary £47,000 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.07% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £64,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
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
384 233 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.56% 4.34% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 291 197 178
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 - 5 £47,000 - 2
Shropshire -9 3 £20,000 -15.78% 3
Birmingham -15 3 £71,250 +15.85% 3
Warwickshire - 3 £55,000 -
Staffordshire +10 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Solihull - 1 - -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (30.43%) Microsoft
1 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Internet
3 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 5 (21.74%) Aerospace
3 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
3 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (21.74%) Internet of Things
4 4 (17.39%) Finance
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Service Management
4 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
4 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
5 3 (13.04%) Linux
5 3 (13.04%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) HTML
5 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
5 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) GlassFish
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) SaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (4.35%) CloudFront
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) Liquibase
General
1 5 (21.74%) Aerospace
1 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Architect
1 4 (17.39%) Programme Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) Grails
3 1 (4.35%) RESTful
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) Memcached
3 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
1 5 (21.74%) Internet of Things
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) CentOS
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Service Management
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.70%) MVC
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Time Management
6 2 (8.70%) Database Tuning
6 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Software Deployment
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) PHP
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Ruby
2 2 (8.70%) C
3 1 (4.35%) Groovy
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.70%) MCITP
2 2 (8.70%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) Varnish
3 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) WSUS
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) SELinux
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) LANDesk
4 1 (4.35%) Splunk
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
HMRC
Salary: From £35,409 to £39,842 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Telford
HMRC
Salary: SO £35,409 - £39,842
Posted: 12 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
HMRC
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago