Period
to 19 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Cloud Specialist was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Specialist
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Specialist 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.97% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Chester median annual salary £50,000 - -
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Chester
Permanent vacancies in Chester with a recognized job title 300 275 332
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.09% 96.49% 98.22%
Number of salaries quoted 277 242 301
Chester median annual salary £42,240 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.64% +15.38% -16.67%
10th Percentile £26,900 £26,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £59,250 £53,625 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -6.25%

Cloud Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings that featured Cloud Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Specialist in Chester

Cloud Specialist Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, Cloud Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region featuring Cloud Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (100.00%) Veeam
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) PaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Break/Fix

Cloud Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) PaaS
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Break/Fix
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Veeam