The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 198 237
Rank change year-on-year -46 +39  
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 27 36 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.40% 0.65% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.71% 6.44% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 14
Median salary £35,500 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.65% +9.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £37,800 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,550 £63,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £54,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.25% +14.73%  

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

Cloud Computing Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 997 559 470
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.76% 10.09% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 836 464 388
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in the North West

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in the North West

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in the North West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cloud Computing in the North West

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -31 16 £26,000 -58.40% 10
Cheshire -25 8 £50,000 +177.77% 5
Lancashire +2 3 £35,500 -16.47% 1
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
1 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 12 (27.27%) DevOps
4 11 (25.00%) HTML
4 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (25.00%) VMware
5 10 (22.73%) Windows
5 10 (22.73%) Linux
5 10 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (20.45%) Office 365
6 9 (20.45%) CSS
7 8 (18.18%) .NET
7 8 (18.18%) C#
7 8 (18.18%) MVC
7 8 (18.18%) HTML5
7 8 (18.18%) User Experience
7 8 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 7 (15.91%) SaaS
8 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
8 7 (15.91%) jQuery
8 7 (15.91%) Scrum
8 7 (15.91%) Project Management
8 7 (15.91%) IIS
8 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
9 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
9 6 (13.64%) MCSE

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (15.91%) IIS
2 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.09%) nginx
3 3 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.82%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.55%) Apache
4 2 (4.55%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Magento
2 1 (2.27%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (20.45%) Office 365
4 7 (15.91%) SaaS
5 5 (11.36%) G Suite
5 5 (11.36%) PaaS
6 4 (9.09%) GitHub
6 4 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (4.55%) Google App Engine
7 2 (4.55%) IaaS
8 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (2.27%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) VPN
2 2 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) SSH
3 1 (2.27%) VoIP
3 1 (2.27%) WAN
3 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.82%) MySQL
5 2 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.55%) Big Data
5 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.55%) Power BI
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.27%) HBase
6 1 (2.27%) Impala
6 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.27%) Redis
6 1 (2.27%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 6 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.55%) Codeception
3 2 (4.55%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.55%) Selenium
3 2 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.27%) GoCD
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 4 (9.09%) Retail
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.82%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Advertising
3 2 (4.55%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Developer
2 8 (18.18%) Architect
3 6 (13.64%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) IT Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Angular Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Lead Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Technical Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Leader
6 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 11 (25.00%) HTML
3 9 (20.45%) CSS
4 8 (18.18%) .NET
4 8 (18.18%) HTML5
4 8 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (15.91%) jQuery
6 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
6 6 (13.64%) CSS3
7 5 (11.36%) Web Services
8 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Core
8 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (6.82%) Entity Framework
8 3 (6.82%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (4.55%) Ext JS
9 2 (4.55%) Kafka
9 2 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (4.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) User Experience
2 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
3 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.82%) Life Science
4 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.82%) Raspberry Pi
5 2 (4.55%) EPoS
5 2 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (4.55%) PMI
5 2 (4.55%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.27%) Contactless
6 1 (2.27%) IVR
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Linux
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (11.36%) CentOS
3 5 (11.36%) Unix
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.09%) Android
4 4 (9.09%) Debian
5 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.27%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) DevOps
3 8 (18.18%) MVC
3 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 7 (15.91%) Project Management
4 7 (15.91%) Scrum
5 6 (13.64%) Analytics
5 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.36%) Business Development
6 5 (11.36%) Time Management
7 4 (9.09%) ITIL
7 4 (9.09%) Machine Learning
7 4 (9.09%) Mobile Development
7 4 (9.09%) Release Management
7 4 (9.09%) SOA
8 3 (6.82%) Mobile First
8 3 (6.82%) MVVM
8 3 (6.82%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (6.82%) SDLC
8 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
2 8 (18.18%) C#
3 5 (11.36%) Java
4 3 (6.82%) Perl
4 3 (6.82%) PHP
4 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.55%) C++
5 2 (4.55%) Python
5 2 (4.55%) SQL
6 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) MCSE
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.09%) CCNA
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.09%) RHCE
2 4 (9.09%) RHCSA
2 4 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.82%) Degree
4 2 (4.55%) MCSA
4 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.55%) RHCT
5 1 (2.27%) AWS Certification
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.27%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
2 3 (6.82%) HIPAA
3 2 (4.55%) GCP
3 2 (4.55%) QA
4 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 6 (13.64%) Docker
2 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.09%) KVM
3 4 (9.09%) Varnish
3 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.27%) HDFS
4 1 (2.27%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) cPanel
1 4 (9.09%) Plesk
1 4 (9.09%) Puppet
2 3 (6.82%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.55%) Capistrano
4 1 (2.27%) Ansible
4 1 (2.27%) Nagios
4 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (13.64%) Google
4 5 (11.36%) Citrix
4 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.09%) Dell Compellent
5 4 (9.09%) EqualLogic
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco
6 3 (6.82%) Oracle
6 3 (6.82%) Telerik
7 2 (4.55%) NetApp
7 2 (4.55%) Talend
8 1 (2.27%) Adobe
8 1 (2.27%) Brocade
8 1 (2.27%) CA
8 1 (2.27%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (2.27%) Cloudera
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