Period
to 4 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > Midlands
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 156 182 141
Rank change year-on-year +26 -41 +89
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 199 35 243
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.86% 0.73% 2.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.89% 2.32% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 120 17 204
10th Percentile £42,500 £50,000 £46,250
25th Percentile £50,938 £53,750 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.85% -
75th Percentile £95,000 £80,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £85,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +6.90% +7.41% +3.05%

Public Cloud is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,072 1,511 4,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 38.08% 31.64% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2,894 1,224 3,170
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £81,000 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +1.85%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Public Cloud as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in the Midlands

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Public Cloud in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Public Cloud in the Midlands

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Cloud in the Midlands over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in the Midlands

Public Cloud
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 Public Cloud within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. 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 +35 180 £65,000 -3.70% 24
East Midlands -53 18 £77,500 +51.22% 10
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT jobs citing Public Cloud 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 Public Cloud.

1 162 (81.41%) Azure
2 131 (65.83%) AWS
3 79 (39.70%) Microsoft
4 72 (36.18%) PaaS
5 66 (33.17%) DevOps
6 62 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (27.64%) SaaS
8 47 (23.62%) Migration
9 46 (23.12%) Security Cleared
10 45 (22.61%) IaaS
11 43 (21.61%) Data Centre
11 43 (21.61%) VMware
12 41 (20.60%) SQL Server
13 39 (19.60%) Kubernetes
14 38 (19.10%) Coaching
14 38 (19.10%) Windows
14 38 (19.10%) SC Cleared
15 37 (18.59%) Presales
16 36 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (17.09%) Linux
18 33 (16.58%) Terraform
19 32 (16.08%) Active Directory
20 31 (15.58%) Social Skills
21 30 (15.08%) Python
22 27 (13.57%) SQL
22 27 (13.57%) Time Management
23 26 (13.07%) Cybersecurity
24 24 (12.06%) PowerShell
24 24 (12.06%) Docker
24 24 (12.06%) Software Licensing

Public Cloud
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 16 (8.04%) CMS
2 7 (3.52%) Confluence
3 4 (2.01%) IIS
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.50%) SAS
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.01%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 162 (81.41%) Azure
2 131 (65.83%) AWS
3 72 (36.18%) PaaS
4 55 (27.64%) SaaS
5 45 (22.61%) IaaS
6 23 (11.56%) GCP
7 21 (10.55%) Microsoft 365
8 20 (10.05%) Serverless
9 11 (5.53%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (4.52%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (3.52%) OpenShift
12 4 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (2.01%) CloudBees
12 4 (2.01%) GitHub
12 4 (2.01%) Tricentis Tosca
13 3 (1.51%) Snowflake
14 2 (1.01%) Amazon EKS
14 2 (1.01%) AWS CodeCommit
14 2 (1.01%) AWS CodePipeline
14 2 (1.01%) Azure Pipelines
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.04%) SAN
2 8 (4.02%) NAS
2 8 (4.02%) VLAN
3 6 (3.02%) Firewall
4 5 (2.51%) VPN
4 5 (2.51%) Wireless
5 4 (2.01%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.51%) LAN
6 3 (1.51%) WAN
7 2 (1.01%) IPv4
8 1 (0.50%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.50%) Internet
8 1 (0.50%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.50%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.50%) Network Security
8 1 (0.50%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.60%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (4.52%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (4.52%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (3.02%) DTS
5 6 (3.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (3.02%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.01%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.01%) Hazelcast
7 3 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.01%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.01%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.01%) MySQL
8 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.50%) Big Data
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2017
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2019
9 1 (0.50%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 20 (10.05%) Git (software)
2 18 (9.05%) Jenkins
3 16 (8.04%) Grunt
3 16 (8.04%) gulp
4 13 (6.53%) GitLab
5 12 (6.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (3.52%) JIRA
7 5 (2.51%) Bitbucket
7 5 (2.51%) Maven
8 4 (2.01%) Ant
8 4 (2.01%) Appium
8 4 (2.01%) Artifactory
8 4 (2.01%) HP UFT
8 4 (2.01%) JMeter
8 4 (2.01%) JUnit
8 4 (2.01%) Liquibase
8 4 (2.01%) NeoLoad
8 4 (2.01%) REST Assured
8 4 (2.01%) Selenium
8 4 (2.01%) SonarQube
General
1 31 (15.58%) Social Skills
2 22 (11.06%) Finance
3 17 (8.54%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 9 (4.52%) Automotive
5 8 (4.02%) Presentation Skills
6 7 (3.52%) Law
7 6 (3.02%) Banking
8 5 (2.51%) Public Sector
8 5 (2.51%) Retail
9 3 (1.51%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.50%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.50%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.50%) Legal
10 1 (0.50%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 86 (43.22%) Architect
2 47 (23.62%) Solutions Architect
3 28 (14.07%) Cloud Architect
4 25 (12.56%) Consultant
5 23 (11.56%) Developer
6 19 (9.55%) Cloud Consultant
7 17 (8.54%) Technical Consultant
8 16 (8.04%) DBA
8 16 (8.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 16 (8.04%) Platform Architect
8 16 (8.04%) SQL DBA
9 15 (7.54%) DevOps Engineer
9 15 (7.54%) Senior DBA
9 15 (7.54%) Senior SQL DBA
10 13 (6.53%) Platform Engineer
11 12 (6.03%) AWS Engineer
12 11 (5.53%) Azure Architect
12 11 (5.53%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 11 (5.53%) Migration Architect
12 11 (5.53%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.05%) AngularJS
2 18 (9.05%) CSS
2 18 (9.05%) HTML
2 18 (9.05%) HTML5
2 18 (9.05%) React
3 16 (8.04%) CSS3
4 13 (6.53%) Middleware
4 13 (6.53%) Web Services
5 7 (3.52%) .NET
5 7 (3.52%) OAuth
6 6 (3.02%) Node.js
6 6 (3.02%) RESTful
7 5 (2.51%) Hibernate
7 5 (2.51%) Spring
8 4 (2.01%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.01%) Guava
8 4 (2.01%) JAX-RS
8 4 (2.01%) LDAP
8 4 (2.01%) REST
9 3 (1.51%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (21.61%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.04%) Legacy Code
3 14 (7.04%) Cloud Native
4 12 (6.03%) HP Storage
5 8 (4.02%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.02%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.51%) Clustering
8 4 (2.01%) Blog
8 4 (2.01%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.01%) CMDB
9 2 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.01%) Replication
10 1 (0.50%) FMCG
10 1 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.50%) PKI
10 1 (0.50%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (19.10%) Windows
2 34 (17.09%) Linux
3 18 (9.05%) Unix
4 12 (6.03%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.01%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.50%) AIX
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (33.17%) DevOps
2 62 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (23.62%) Migration
4 38 (19.10%) Coaching
5 37 (18.59%) Presales
6 27 (13.57%) Time Management
7 26 (13.07%) Cybersecurity
8 24 (12.06%) Software Licensing
9 23 (11.56%) Continuous Delivery
10 22 (11.06%) Customer Engagement
10 22 (11.06%) Technical Leadership
11 21 (10.55%) Analytics
11 21 (10.55%) Configuration Management
11 21 (10.55%) Infrastructure as Code
11 21 (10.55%) Scrum
12 17 (8.54%) Thought Leadership
13 16 (8.04%) Front End Development
13 16 (8.04%) Refactoring
13 16 (8.04%) Web Development
14 15 (7.54%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.08%) Python
2 27 (13.57%) SQL
3 24 (12.06%) PowerShell
4 20 (10.05%) JavaScript
5 19 (9.55%) Bash Shell
6 18 (9.05%) Java
7 11 (5.53%) Go
7 11 (5.53%) Groovy
8 10 (5.03%) Ruby
9 9 (4.52%) Perl
10 8 (4.02%) C#
11 4 (2.01%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.01%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.51%) C++
13 2 (1.01%) C
13 2 (1.01%) PHP
13 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.01%) VB
14 1 (0.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 46 (23.12%) Security Cleared
2 38 (19.10%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (4.02%) CCNA
5 8 (4.02%) CCNP
5 8 (4.02%) NCSIE
5 8 (4.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (3.52%) Degree
7 6 (3.02%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.50%) CCSP
8 1 (0.50%) CISSP
8 1 (0.50%) ISSAP
8 1 (0.50%) MCSA
8 1 (0.50%) MCSE
8 1 (0.50%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.50%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.51%) SLA
2 2 (1.01%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) NIST
System Software
1 36 (18.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (16.08%) Active Directory
3 24 (12.06%) Docker
4 12 (6.03%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.51%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.50%) vSphere
6 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 39 (19.60%) Kubernetes
2 33 (16.58%) Terraform
3 18 (9.05%) Ansible
4 13 (6.53%) Puppet
5 12 (6.03%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (4.52%) Microsoft Intune
6 9 (4.52%) Single Sign-On
7 8 (4.02%) CFEngine
8 6 (3.02%) SCCM
8 6 (3.02%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 5 (2.51%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 2 (1.01%) Grafana
10 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (1.01%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.50%) Packer
11 1 (0.50%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 79 (39.70%) Microsoft
2 43 (21.61%) VMware
3 23 (11.56%) Oracle
4 19 (9.55%) Aruba
5 14 (7.04%) Cisco
6 13 (6.53%) Adobe
6 13 (6.53%) Apple
6 13 (6.53%) Citrix
7 12 (6.03%) HP
8 8 (4.02%) NetApp
8 8 (4.02%) Nimble Storage
9 7 (3.52%) EMC
9 7 (3.52%) Meraki
10 6 (3.02%) Google
11 4 (2.01%) Delphix
11 4 (2.01%) IBM
11 4 (2.01%) Parasoft
12 3 (1.51%) Dell
12 3 (1.51%) Progress
13 2 (1.01%) Red Hat