Period
to 16 September 2019

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 16 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > Midlands
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 164 280 323
Rank change year-on-year +116 +43 +59
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 202 92 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.74% 0.68% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.46% 1.81% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 146 58 40
Midlands median annual salary £62,500 £77,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.35% +44.19% +26.47%
10th Percentile £42,250 £48,875 £29,150
90th Percentile £82,500 £93,000 £71,375
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £66,000
% change year-on-year - -1.52% +10.00%

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 4,533 5,071 5,694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 39.04% 37.59% 37.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3,411 3,755 4,571
Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,238 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% -

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in the Midlands

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Public Cloud in the Midlands

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Public Cloud in the Midlands over the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

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 16 September 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 +77 107 £62,500 -10.71% 16
East Midlands +82 87 £60,000 -27.27% 11
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, 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.

1 154 (76.24%) Azure
2 149 (73.76%) AWS
3 86 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (37.62%) Data Centre
5 65 (32.18%) DevOps
6 64 (31.68%) Microsoft
7 62 (30.69%) Linux
8 60 (29.70%) Migration
9 59 (29.21%) SQL
10 50 (24.75%) Web Services
11 46 (22.77%) Presales
11 46 (22.77%) Self-Motivation
12 43 (21.29%) Docker
12 43 (21.29%) C#
13 40 (19.80%) ITIL
14 37 (18.32%) Node.js
15 36 (17.82%) Windows
15 36 (17.82%) Jenkins
15 36 (17.82%) Kubernetes
16 35 (17.33%) IaaS
16 35 (17.33%) Microservices
16 35 (17.33%) Java
17 34 (16.83%) Finance
18 33 (16.34%) Python
18 33 (16.34%) PaaS
19 31 (15.35%) Office 365
19 31 (15.35%) Product Roadmap
20 30 (14.85%) Private Cloud
21 29 (14.36%) Problem-Solving
21 29 (14.36%) Degree

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 6 (2.97%) IIS
1 6 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.98%) Anypoint
3 3 (1.49%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.99%) Apache
4 2 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 154 (76.24%) Azure
2 149 (73.76%) AWS
3 35 (17.33%) IaaS
4 33 (16.34%) PaaS
5 31 (15.35%) Office 365
6 26 (12.87%) GCP
7 25 (12.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 24 (11.88%) Azure Active Directory
9 23 (11.39%) Amazon EC2
9 23 (11.39%) Amazon S3
10 22 (10.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 22 (10.89%) Cloud Computing
10 22 (10.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 20 (9.90%) Amazon ECS
12 18 (8.91%) SaaS
13 12 (5.94%) IBM Cloud
14 10 (4.95%) Serverless
15 8 (3.96%) GitHub
16 5 (2.48%) AWS Lambda
17 4 (1.98%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.44%) Firewall
2 12 (5.94%) WAN
3 8 (3.96%) DNS
3 8 (3.96%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.97%) HTTP
5 5 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (2.48%) LAN
5 5 (2.48%) MPLS
5 5 (2.48%) VPN
5 5 (2.48%) Wireless
6 4 (1.98%) DHCP
6 4 (1.98%) Network Security
7 3 (1.49%) Converged Networks
7 3 (1.49%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.99%) Internet
8 2 (0.99%) SAN
8 2 (0.99%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.50%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.89%) Amazon RDS
2 20 (9.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 20 (9.90%) Azure SQL Database
3 11 (5.45%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.46%) Big Data
5 7 (3.47%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.49%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.49%) MySQL
6 3 (1.49%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.99%) Flink
7 2 (0.99%) HBase
8 1 (0.50%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.50%) DB2
8 1 (0.50%) OLTP
8 1 (0.50%) Power BI
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (17.82%) Jenkins
2 15 (7.43%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.44%) Cucumber
3 13 (6.44%) Maven
4 7 (3.47%) Bitbucket
4 7 (3.47%) Gatling
4 7 (3.47%) Gradle
4 7 (3.47%) Protractor
4 7 (3.47%) Selenium
5 6 (2.97%) Xcode
6 5 (2.48%) CircleCI
6 5 (2.48%) Codeship
6 5 (2.48%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.98%) JIRA
8 2 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.99%) GitLab
8 2 (0.99%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.99%) JMeter
8 2 (0.99%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.99%) Ranorex
General
1 34 (16.83%) Finance
2 13 (6.44%) Banking
3 11 (5.45%) Public Sector
4 9 (4.46%) Retail
5 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 83 (41.09%) Architect
2 40 (19.80%) Developer
3 39 (19.31%) Cloud Architect
4 37 (18.32%) Solutions Architect
5 34 (16.83%) Cloud Engineer
6 24 (11.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 20 (9.90%) .NET Developer
7 20 (9.90%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 19 (9.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (9.41%) C# Developer
8 19 (9.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 19 (9.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (8.91%) DevOps Engineer
10 17 (8.42%) AWS Engineer
11 16 (7.92%) Azure Engineer
11 16 (7.92%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 15 (7.43%) Technical Architect
13 14 (6.93%) AWS Developer
13 14 (6.93%) Senior Developer
13 14 (6.93%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (24.75%) Web Services
2 37 (18.32%) Node.js
3 26 (12.87%) HTML
4 25 (12.38%) .NET
5 20 (9.90%) HTML5
5 20 (9.90%) J2EE
5 20 (9.90%) OAuth
5 20 (9.90%) SAML
6 10 (4.95%) Spring
7 8 (3.96%) REST
8 7 (3.47%) Elastic Stack
8 7 (3.47%) Gherkin
8 7 (3.47%) React
8 7 (3.47%) WireMock
9 6 (2.97%) CSS
9 6 (2.97%) JSF
9 6 (2.97%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (2.48%) JSON
11 4 (1.98%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (1.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 76 (37.62%) Data Centre
2 46 (22.77%) Self-Motivation
3 30 (14.85%) Private Cloud
4 27 (13.37%) Hybrid Cloud
5 24 (11.88%) Virtual Team
6 20 (9.90%) Greenfield Project
7 18 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (7.43%) Cloud Native
9 10 (4.95%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 62 (30.69%) Linux
2 36 (17.82%) Windows
3 10 (4.95%) Unix
4 8 (3.96%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.47%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.98%) CentOS
6 4 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.99%) Android
7 2 (0.99%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (42.57%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (32.18%) DevOps
3 60 (29.70%) Migration
4 46 (22.77%) Presales
5 40 (19.80%) ITIL
6 35 (17.33%) Microservices
7 31 (15.35%) Product Roadmap
8 29 (14.36%) Problem-Solving
9 27 (13.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 26 (12.87%) Test Automation
11 24 (11.88%) Load Balancing
11 24 (11.88%) Project Management
11 24 (11.88%) TOGAF
12 23 (11.39%) PRINCE2
13 22 (10.89%) Computer Science
13 22 (10.89%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (10.89%) Technical Architecture
14 21 (10.40%) Technology Roadmap
15 20 (9.90%) Line Management
15 20 (9.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (29.21%) SQL
2 43 (21.29%) C#
3 35 (17.33%) Java
4 33 (16.34%) Python
5 27 (13.37%) JavaScript
6 15 (7.43%) Bash Shell
7 10 (4.95%) PowerShell
8 8 (3.96%) Ruby
9 7 (3.47%) Apple Swift
10 6 (2.97%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.48%) C
11 5 (2.48%) Perl
11 5 (2.48%) Scala
12 4 (1.98%) Go
12 4 (1.98%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.49%) PHP
14 2 (0.99%) C++
15 1 (0.50%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (14.36%) Degree
2 20 (9.90%) Master's Degree
3 12 (5.94%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.47%) PMI Certification
4 7 (3.47%) PMP
5 6 (2.97%) CCNA
6 5 (2.48%) AWS Certification
6 5 (2.48%) CCNP
6 5 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.98%) RHCE
8 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.49%) MCSA
8 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.49%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.99%) MCSE
10 1 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.50%) MCSD
10 1 (0.50%) VCP6
10 1 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.95%) SLA
2 1 (0.50%) GDPR
2 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 43 (21.29%) Docker
2 28 (13.86%) Active Directory
2 28 (13.86%) Hyper-V
3 22 (10.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (10.40%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (2.48%) vSphere
6 1 (0.50%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 36 (17.82%) Kubernetes
2 23 (11.39%) Puppet
3 19 (9.41%) Ansible
4 16 (7.92%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (5.94%) Terraform
6 5 (2.48%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.99%) Consul
7 2 (0.99%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.99%) Grafana
7 2 (0.99%) Graphite
7 2 (0.99%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.99%) Kibana
7 2 (0.99%) logstash
7 2 (0.99%) Packer
7 2 (0.99%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.99%) SCCM
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 64 (31.68%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.88%) VMware
3 21 (10.40%) Google
4 20 (9.90%) ForgeRock
5 17 (8.42%) IBM
6 8 (3.96%) Atlassian
6 8 (3.96%) Cisco
7 6 (2.97%) Oracle
8 5 (2.48%) Meraki
8 5 (2.48%) New Relic
9 4 (1.98%) Alibaba
9 4 (1.98%) AppDynamics
9 4 (1.98%) MuleSoft
9 4 (1.98%) Splunk
9 4 (1.98%) WSO2
10 3 (1.49%) SAP
11 2 (0.99%) Citrix
11 2 (0.99%) HP
11 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.99%) Veeam