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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Computing
England / North West
Rank 232 197 250
Rank change year-on-year -35 +53  
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 17 41 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.28% 0.72% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.11% 7.44% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 9
Median salary £52,500 £45,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.02% +20.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

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 806 551 416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 13.12% 9.69% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 683 448 346
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.04% -0.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 March 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 March 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 -36 12 £42,500 -20.93% 6
Cheshire +12 4 £60,000 - 2
Lancashire -6 1 £35,500 -16.47%
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 32 (52.46%) Google
2 31 (50.82%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (45.90%) SQL
3 28 (45.90%) Finance
4 27 (44.26%) Machine Learning
5 26 (42.62%) Big Data
6 23 (37.70%) MVC
6 23 (37.70%) NUnit
6 23 (37.70%) WCF
6 23 (37.70%) WPF
6 23 (37.70%) .NET
6 23 (37.70%) C#
6 23 (37.70%) Xbox
7 11 (18.03%) CRM
8 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (16.39%) DevOps
8 10 (16.39%) Office 365
9 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
10 8 (13.11%) VMware
10 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (11.48%) Marketing
11 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
12 6 (9.84%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (9.84%) Force.com
12 6 (9.84%) Visualforce
12 6 (9.84%) Apex Code
12 6 (9.84%) Analytics
12 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
12 6 (9.84%) Presales

Cloud Computing
Top Related 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 2 (3.28%) Apache
1 2 (3.28%) IIS
1 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.28%) nginx
1 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.64%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (50.82%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (16.39%) Office 365
3 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (9.84%) Force.com
5 4 (6.56%) IaaS
5 4 (6.56%) PaaS
5 4 (6.56%) SaaS
6 3 (4.92%) G Suite
7 2 (3.28%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.64%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (1.64%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.64%) GitHub
8 1 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) ADSL
1 4 (6.56%) Internet
1 4 (6.56%) Wireless
2 2 (3.28%) VPN
3 1 (1.64%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (1.64%) SAN
3 1 (1.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (42.62%) Big Data
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.28%) MySQL
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.64%) HBase
5 1 (1.64%) Impala
5 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.64%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 23 (37.70%) NUnit
2 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (6.56%) Selenium
4 3 (4.92%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (3.28%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.64%) GoCD
6 1 (1.64%) JIRA
6 1 (1.64%) Phabricator
6 1 (1.64%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (45.90%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (49.18%) Developer
2 24 (39.34%) Senior Developer
3 23 (37.70%) Lead Developer
4 22 (36.07%) .NET Developer
4 22 (36.07%) Lead .NET Developer
4 22 (36.07%) Senior .NET Developer
5 21 (34.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (34.43%) C# Developer
5 21 (34.43%) Lead C# Developer
5 21 (34.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 21 (34.43%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Angular Developer
8 4 (6.56%) IT Sales Executive
8 4 (6.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (6.56%) New Business Sales Executive
8 4 (6.56%) Sales Executive
8 4 (6.56%) Salesforce Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.70%) .NET
1 23 (37.70%) WCF
1 23 (37.70%) WPF
2 6 (9.84%) Visualforce
3 5 (8.20%) HTML
4 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
4 4 (6.56%) DHTML
5 3 (4.92%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.64%) CSS
6 1 (1.64%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.64%) Kafka
6 1 (1.64%) LAMP
6 1 (1.64%) Phalcon
6 1 (1.64%) Sensu
6 1 (1.64%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (1.64%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.70%) Xbox
2 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.56%) Social Media
3 4 (6.56%) User Experience
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Linux
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) CentOS
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.28%) Debian
3 2 (3.28%) Unix
4 1 (1.64%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) Machine Learning
2 23 (37.70%) MVC
3 11 (18.03%) CRM
4 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.39%) DevOps
5 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.84%) Analytics
6 6 (9.84%) Presales
7 5 (8.20%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (6.56%) Business Continuity
8 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.56%) Data Modelling
8 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (6.56%) ETL
8 4 (6.56%) Kanban
8 4 (6.56%) Lead Generation
8 4 (6.56%) Scrum
8 4 (6.56%) SOA
8 4 (6.56%) Statistics
8 4 (6.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) SQL
2 23 (37.70%) C#
3 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.84%) Apex Code
5 3 (4.92%) Java
5 3 (4.92%) Perl
5 3 (4.92%) PHP
6 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.28%) C
6 2 (3.28%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) C++
7 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) MCSE
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.28%) CCNA
2 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.28%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) RHCE
2 2 (3.28%) RHCSA
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.64%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.64%) MCSA
3 1 (1.64%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Docker
1 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) KVM
3 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.28%) Varnish
4 1 (1.64%) HDFS
4 1 (1.64%) OpenSIPS
4 1 (1.64%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Puppet
2 2 (3.28%) cPanel
2 2 (3.28%) Plesk
3 1 (1.64%) Ansible
3 1 (1.64%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.64%) Grafana
3 1 (1.64%) Graphite
3 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.64%) Nagios
3 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.64%) Packer
3 1 (1.64%) Terraform
3 1 (1.64%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 32 (52.46%) Google
2 8 (13.11%) VMware
3 6 (9.84%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle
5 4 (6.56%) Symantec
6 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.92%) Talend
7 2 (3.28%) Citrix
7 2 (3.28%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (3.28%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.64%) Brocade
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco
8 1 (1.64%) Dell
8 1 (1.64%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.64%) HP
8 1 (1.64%) IBM
8 1 (1.64%) Intel
8 1 (1.64%) NetApp
Manchester, Lancashire
Cloudscope
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago