Period
to 13 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 6 months to 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
England > Midlands
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 236 276 340
Rank change year-on-year +40 +64 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 100 102 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.87% 0.77% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.87% 3.48% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 82 55 49
Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -7.69% +36.84%
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,000 £29,350
90th Percentile £79,625 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +6.01%

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

All Cloud Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,480 2,933 2,602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 30.37% 22.25% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,953 2,353 2,164
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +0.97%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in the Midlands

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in the Midlands

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in the Midlands over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Cloud Computing in the Midlands

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in the 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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 13 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +25 75 £61,250 -5.77% 8
East Midlands +12 25 £45,000 -14.29% 7
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 48 (48.00%) Azure
2 41 (41.00%) AWS
3 35 (35.00%) SQL
4 30 (30.00%) Data Centre
5 29 (29.00%) Self-Motivation
5 29 (29.00%) ITIL
6 27 (27.00%) Web Services
7 26 (26.00%) Hybrid Cloud
8 25 (25.00%) Project Management
8 25 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 24 (24.00%) PRINCE2
9 24 (24.00%) Microsoft
9 24 (24.00%) Private Cloud
9 24 (24.00%) Azure Active Directory
9 24 (24.00%) Virtual Machines
10 23 (23.00%) Public Cloud
10 23 (23.00%) Migration
11 22 (22.00%) VMware
11 22 (22.00%) Technical Architecture
11 22 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (22.00%) Presales
12 20 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 20 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 20 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
12 20 (20.00%) Line Management
12 20 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
12 20 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 20 (20.00%) Technology Roadmap
12 20 (20.00%) Amazon ECS
12 20 (20.00%) Load Balancing

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.00%) Apache
2 2 (2.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (9.00%) NetSuite
2 5 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (4.00%) Lawson
4 1 (1.00%) GoldMine
4 1 (1.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 48 (48.00%) Azure
2 41 (41.00%) AWS
3 24 (24.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 20 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 20 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (20.00%) Amazon ECS
4 20 (20.00%) Amazon S3
4 20 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 20 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 12 (12.00%) Office 365
6 10 (10.00%) SaaS
7 7 (7.00%) Dynamics 365
8 6 (6.00%) Power Platform
9 4 (4.00%) GCP
9 4 (4.00%) IaaS
10 3 (3.00%) Azure Data Factory
10 3 (3.00%) Force.com
10 3 (3.00%) OneDrive
10 3 (3.00%) PaaS
10 3 (3.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.00%) SAN
2 12 (12.00%) DNS
3 11 (11.00%) Firewall
4 9 (9.00%) DHCP
5 4 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (4.00%) iSCSI
5 4 (4.00%) NAS
5 4 (4.00%) Wireless
6 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.00%) WLAN
7 2 (2.00%) Internet
7 2 (2.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 20 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
1 20 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.00%) Big Data
4 4 (4.00%) Power BI
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.00%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.00%) MySQL
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (5.00%) JIRA
2 3 (3.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.00%) Gradle
4 1 (1.00%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.00%) Maven
4 1 (1.00%) Toad
4 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (17.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.00%) Marketing
3 6 (6.00%) Legal
4 5 (5.00%) Publishing
5 4 (4.00%) Games
6 1 (1.00%) Banking
6 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (30.00%) Architect
2 24 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (17.00%) Cloud Architect
4 16 (16.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 10 (10.00%) Administrator
6 8 (8.00%) Consultant
6 8 (8.00%) Designer
6 8 (8.00%) IT Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) Developer
8 6 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Solaris Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Content Designer
9 5 (5.00%) Data Architect
9 5 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 4 (4.00%) ERP Manager
10 4 (4.00%) ERP Project Manager
10 4 (4.00%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.00%) Web Services
2 4 (4.00%) CSS
2 4 (4.00%) HTML
3 3 (3.00%) .NET
4 2 (2.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.00%) J2EE
4 2 (2.00%) Java EE
4 2 (2.00%) Keras
4 2 (2.00%) RESTful
4 2 (2.00%) Spring
4 2 (2.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.00%) TensorFlow
4 2 (2.00%) Theano
5 1 (1.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.00%) JPA
5 1 (1.00%) REST
5 1 (1.00%) SOAP
5 1 (1.00%) Struts
5 1 (1.00%) XML
5 1 (1.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 30 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 29 (29.00%) Self-Motivation
3 26 (26.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 24 (24.00%) Private Cloud
5 23 (23.00%) Public Cloud
6 7 (7.00%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (6.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (5.00%) Clustering
9 4 (4.00%) Algorithms
10 3 (3.00%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (3.00%) Driving Licence
10 3 (3.00%) Social Network
10 3 (3.00%) User Experience
10 3 (3.00%) Virtual Team
11 2 (2.00%) CUDA
11 2 (2.00%) Internet of Things
12 1 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
12 1 (1.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.00%) Windows
2 14 (14.00%) Linux
3 10 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (9.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (9.00%) Solaris
4 9 (9.00%) SUSE
4 9 (9.00%) Unix
4 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (7.00%) Windows 10
6 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.00%) ITIL
2 25 (25.00%) Project Management
3 24 (24.00%) PRINCE2
4 23 (23.00%) Migration
5 22 (22.00%) Presales
5 22 (22.00%) Technical Architecture
6 20 (20.00%) ITIL V3
6 20 (20.00%) Line Management
6 20 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 20 (20.00%) Service Management
6 20 (20.00%) Technology Roadmap
6 20 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 18 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (11.00%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (11.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (11.00%) Security Management
9 10 (10.00%) CRM
9 10 (10.00%) DevOps
9 10 (10.00%) Information Security
9 10 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 35 (35.00%) SQL
2 6 (6.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (6.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.00%) Java
4 4 (4.00%) Python
5 3 (3.00%) PHP
5 3 (3.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.00%) C
6 2 (2.00%) Go
6 2 (2.00%) Ruby
7 1 (1.00%) Java 8
7 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (13.00%) Degree
1 13 (13.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.00%) CISM
2 9 (9.00%) CISSP
3 6 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.00%) MCSE
3 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.00%) CEH
4 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.00%) CISA
5 4 (4.00%) CRISC
5 4 (4.00%) ISEB
5 4 (4.00%) PMI Certification
5 4 (4.00%) PMP
6 3 (3.00%) CCNA
6 3 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.00%) Master's Degree
6 3 (3.00%) MCITP
6 3 (3.00%) MCSA
6 3 (3.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (9.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (5.00%) GDPR
5 4 (4.00%) COBIT
5 4 (4.00%) PMO
6 3 (3.00%) SLA
7 2 (2.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
8 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (1.00%) NIST
8 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 24 (24.00%) Virtual Machines
3 22 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (18.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (4.00%) Docker
6 3 (3.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (8.00%) SCCM
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (4.00%) WSUS
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.00%) SCOM
5 1 (1.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 24 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (22.00%) VMware
3 9 (9.00%) JD Edwards
4 7 (7.00%) Cisco
5 6 (6.00%) Oracle
6 5 (5.00%) Epicor
6 5 (5.00%) Google
6 5 (5.00%) SAP
7 4 (4.00%) Arista
7 4 (4.00%) Brocade
7 4 (4.00%) IFS
7 4 (4.00%) Sage
7 4 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.00%) Emulex
8 3 (3.00%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.00%) CA
9 1 (1.00%) LabWare
9 1 (1.00%) NetApp
9 1 (1.00%) ServiceNow