The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 117 133
Rank change year-on-year -16 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 3 27 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 1.13% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.90% 12.05% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 2
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £54,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.25% +14.73%  

Cloud Computing is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 332 224 102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 17.16% 9.41% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 286 156 69
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Birmingham

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 10 (76.92%) Citrix
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Network Security
2 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
2 9 (69.23%) Data Centre
3 8 (61.54%) Process Improvement
3 8 (61.54%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) MySQL
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (7.69%) CISSP
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) CEH
6 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Delivery Manager
1 8 (61.54%) Technical Delivery Manager
1 8 (61.54%) Technical Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) PHP Architect
2 2 (15.38%) PHP Technical Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) C Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Python Software Architect
3 1 (7.69%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) Process Improvement
2 8 (61.54%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
3 1 (7.69%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
1 2 (15.38%) C++
1 2 (15.38%) PHP
1 2 (15.38%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CEH
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) SANS
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
1 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
1 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Citrix
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
2 1 (7.69%) NetApp
2 1 (7.69%) Nimble Storage