Period
to 23 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Private Cloud over the 6 months to 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
England > North West
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 362 343 355
Rank change year-on-year -19 +12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 10 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.077% 0.050% 0.099%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.47% 0.49% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 13
North West median annual salary £42,500 £46,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.61% -20.69% +20.83%
10th Percentile £27,875 £46,000 £43,800
90th Percentile £66,875 £56,250 £64,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +15.74% +2.86%

Virtual Private Cloud 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 North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2148 1227 1020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.49% 10.27% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1809 1028 870
North West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,675 £25,450
90th Percentile £67,750 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +7.37% -

Virtual Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Virtual Private Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Private Cloud in the North West

Virtual Private Cloud
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Virtual Private Cloud in the North West

Virtual Private Cloud
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud in the North West over the 6 months to 23 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Virtual Private Cloud in the North West

Virtual Private Cloud
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 Virtual Private Cloud within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 September 2017. 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
Manchester -18 7 £51,250 +11.41%
Cheshire - 3 £30,750 -
Virtual Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2017, IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 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 Virtual Private Cloud.

1 10 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (70.00%) DevOps
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) LAN
5 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (40.00%) SaaS
6 4 (40.00%) CentOS
6 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (40.00%) IPsec
6 4 (40.00%) Ansible
6 4 (40.00%) Docker
7 3 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (30.00%) Terraform
7 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (30.00%) Spring
7 3 (30.00%) WAN
7 3 (30.00%) Apache
7 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
7 3 (30.00%) Java
7 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (30.00%) MySQL
7 3 (30.00%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (30.00%) CloudFront

Virtual Private Cloud
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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (40.00%) SaaS
3 3 (30.00%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (30.00%) CloudFront
3 3 (30.00%) GitHub
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (20.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (20.00%) IaaS
4 2 (20.00%) Route 53
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) IPsec
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) OpenVPN
4 2 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) AWS Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) iPad
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) CentOS
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Ansible
2 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 3 (30.00%) Terraform
3 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (20.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat