Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
England > Midlands
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 266 325 352
Rank change year-on-year +59 +27 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 103 65 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.78% 0.42% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.73% 2.59% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 56 48 62
Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +39.04% +3.89%
10th Percentile £38,125 £29,275 £22,625
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £71,125
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £56,600
% change year-on-year +8.33% +6.01% +7.81%

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 2,759 2,512 2,015
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 20.90% 16.24% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,192 2,083 1,523
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +7.59%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 2018. 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 +51 69 £65,000 - 13
East Midlands +32 37 £52,500 +68.00% 4
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 70 (67.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (48.54%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (40.78%) SQL
4 37 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (29.13%) Presales
6 27 (26.21%) Microservices
7 26 (25.24%) Migration
7 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
8 25 (24.27%) DevOps
9 23 (22.33%) Virtual Machines
9 23 (22.33%) VMware
10 22 (21.36%) Azure Active Directory
10 22 (21.36%) Data Centre
11 21 (20.39%) Kubernetes
11 21 (20.39%) Docker
11 21 (20.39%) PaaS
11 21 (20.39%) Web Services
11 21 (20.39%) Git (software)
11 21 (20.39%) Load Balancing
11 21 (20.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (19.42%) ITIL
12 20 (19.42%) Azure SQL Database
12 20 (19.42%) Self-Motivation
12 20 (19.42%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (18.45%) SQL Server
13 19 (18.45%) Open Source
13 19 (18.45%) Technical Architecture
14 18 (17.48%) Software Engineering
14 18 (17.48%) PowerShell
14 18 (17.48%) .NET

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 8 (7.77%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (7.77%) OpenStack
2 6 (5.83%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.85%) IIS
3 5 (4.85%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.94%) WildFly
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.97%) SAS
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.97%) Maya
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.91%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.97%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.97%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 70 (67.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (48.54%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (21.36%) Azure Active Directory
4 21 (20.39%) PaaS
5 17 (16.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 17 (16.50%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (16.50%) Amazon S3
5 17 (16.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 17 (16.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 13 (12.62%) IaaS
7 8 (7.77%) OpenShift
8 7 (6.80%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (6.80%) iPaaS
9 6 (5.83%) GitHub
10 5 (4.85%) Google Play
10 5 (4.85%) Office 365
11 4 (3.88%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (3.88%) SaaS
12 2 (1.94%) AWS CloudTrail
13 1 (0.97%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.74%) DNS
2 7 (6.80%) Internet
2 7 (6.80%) LAN
2 7 (6.80%) WAN
3 6 (5.83%) MPLS
4 5 (4.85%) DHCP
4 5 (4.85%) Skype
5 4 (3.88%) Firewall
5 4 (3.88%) VLAN
5 4 (3.88%) Wireless
6 3 (2.91%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.91%) IP Telephony
6 3 (2.91%) Kerberos
6 3 (2.91%) OSPF
6 3 (2.91%) VoIP
6 3 (2.91%) WLAN
7 2 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.97%) BGP
8 1 (0.97%) Intranet
8 1 (0.97%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.42%) Azure SQL Database
2 19 (18.45%) SQL Server
3 17 (16.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 17 (16.50%) Amazon RDS
4 16 (15.53%) NoSQL
5 11 (10.68%) Power BI
5 11 (10.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (10.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (9.71%) Big Data
7 9 (8.74%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 4 (3.88%) Data Lake
9 4 (3.88%) Looker
10 3 (2.91%) Cosmos DB
10 3 (2.91%) QlikView
11 2 (1.94%) Cloudera CDH
11 2 (1.94%) DB2
11 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (20.39%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.74%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.74%) Visual Studio
3 8 (7.77%) Vagrant
4 6 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.85%) NUnit
5 5 (4.85%) Protractor
5 5 (4.85%) Selenium
6 4 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.88%) GitLab
7 3 (2.91%) IntelliJ
7 3 (2.91%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.97%) Gradle
8 1 (0.97%) JUnit
8 1 (0.97%) Mockito
8 1 (0.97%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.97%) Spock
8 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (17.48%) Finance
2 9 (8.74%) Retail
3 8 (7.77%) Marketing
4 2 (1.94%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.97%) Banking
5 1 (0.97%) Legal
5 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (30.10%) Architect
2 25 (24.27%) Cloud Architect
3 18 (17.48%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (15.53%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 14 (13.59%) Developer
6 12 (11.65%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) Software Engineer
8 8 (7.77%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Analyst
9 5 (4.85%) AWS Architect
9 5 (4.85%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Database Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Platform Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.88%) SQL Developer
11 3 (2.91%) .NET Architect
11 3 (2.91%) .NET Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Architect
11 3 (2.91%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.39%) Web Services
2 18 (17.48%) .NET
3 10 (9.71%) REST
4 7 (6.80%) OAuth
4 7 (6.80%) SAML
5 6 (5.83%) AngularJS
6 5 (4.85%) React
6 5 (4.85%) RESTful
6 5 (4.85%) Spring
7 4 (3.88%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (2.91%) ADSI
8 3 (2.91%) LDAP
9 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.94%) Dropwizard
9 2 (1.94%) Grails
9 2 (1.94%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (1.94%) Spring Boot
10 1 (0.97%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.36%) Data Centre
2 20 (19.42%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (17.48%) Public Cloud
4 17 (16.50%) Private Cloud
5 15 (14.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (5.83%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.83%) Fintech
8 5 (4.85%) Cloud Native
8 5 (4.85%) Clustering
8 5 (4.85%) Mobile App
8 5 (4.85%) PKI
9 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Licensing
9 4 (3.88%) NHS
10 3 (2.91%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.94%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.97%) CESG
12 1 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.50%) Linux
2 11 (10.68%) Windows
3 7 (6.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.85%) Android
4 5 (4.85%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.85%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.88%) CentOS
5 4 (3.88%) Unix
6 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.94%) HPUX
7 2 (1.94%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.97%) AIX
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.97%) Solaris
8 1 (0.97%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (29.13%) Presales
3 27 (26.21%) Microservices
4 26 (25.24%) Migration
5 25 (24.27%) DevOps
6 21 (20.39%) Load Balancing
7 20 (19.42%) ITIL
7 20 (19.42%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (18.45%) Open Source
8 19 (18.45%) Technical Architecture
9 18 (17.48%) ITIL V3
9 18 (17.48%) PRINCE2
9 18 (17.48%) Project Management
9 18 (17.48%) Service Management
9 18 (17.48%) Software Engineering
10 17 (16.50%) Line Management
10 17 (16.50%) TOGAF
11 16 (15.53%) Configuration Management
12 12 (11.65%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (11.65%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.78%) SQL
2 18 (17.48%) Java
2 18 (17.48%) PowerShell
3 12 (11.65%) Python
4 8 (7.77%) Shell Script
5 7 (6.80%) Ruby
6 6 (5.83%) C#
6 6 (5.83%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.85%) Scala
8 3 (2.91%) Groovy
9 1 (0.97%) C++
9 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.77%) AWS Certification
1 8 (7.77%) Degree
2 4 (3.88%) RHCE
2 4 (3.88%) RHCSA
3 2 (1.94%) CCNA
3 2 (1.94%) CCNP
3 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.94%) CISSP
3 2 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) CEH
4 1 (0.97%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (0.97%) GIAC
4 1 (0.97%) GPEN
4 1 (0.97%) SANS
4 1 (0.97%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.65%) GDPR
2 5 (4.85%) SLA
3 2 (1.94%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.94%) QA
4 1 (0.97%) COBIT
4 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (22.33%) Virtual Machines
2 21 (20.39%) Docker
2 21 (20.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (15.53%) Hyper-V
4 9 (8.74%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.94%) HDFS
6 1 (0.97%) vCloud
6 1 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.97%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (20.39%) Kubernetes
2 14 (13.59%) Terraform
3 13 (12.62%) Packer
4 12 (11.65%) Consul
5 10 (9.71%) Puppet
6 9 (8.74%) Ansible
7 7 (6.80%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (3.88%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (3.88%) Grafana
8 4 (3.88%) Graphite
8 4 (3.88%) Opsview
8 4 (3.88%) Prometheus
9 2 (1.94%) Oozie
10 1 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.97%) SCCM
10 1 (0.97%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
2 23 (22.33%) VMware
3 17 (16.50%) Google
4 10 (9.71%) Cisco
5 7 (6.80%) Atlassian
6 6 (5.83%) Oracle
6 6 (5.83%) Red Hat
6 6 (5.83%) Splunk
7 5 (4.85%) McAfee
7 5 (4.85%) MobileIron
8 4 (3.88%) Citrix
8 4 (3.88%) Juniper
8 4 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (3.88%) Sonus
8 4 (3.88%) Tableau
9 3 (2.91%) Applogic
9 3 (2.91%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.91%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.94%) HP
10 2 (1.94%) Sybase