Period
to 20 May 2018

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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
England > North West
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 352 353 336
Rank change year-on-year +1 -17 +26
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 12 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.098% 0.024% 0.027%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.46% 0.18% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 3
North West median annual salary £35,000 £63,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.10% +53.61% -12.63%
10th Percentile £32,500 £57,125 £37,550
90th Percentile £42,250 £73,375 £42,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year +17.39% -6.50% +29.47%

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 2,597 1,701 1,068
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.28% 13.69% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,212 1,453 880
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - -

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
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 20 May 2018. 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
Merseyside - 10 £35,000 -
Manchester +16 2 £42,500 -33.33% 1
Virtual Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT jobs citing Virtual Private 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 North West region with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) LAMP
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 10 (83.33%) Performance Optimisation
2 10 (83.33%) New Relic
2 10 (83.33%) Ansible
2 10 (83.33%) High Availability
2 10 (83.33%) Splunk
2 10 (83.33%) Route 53
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon S3
2 10 (83.33%) Debian
2 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 10 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 10 (83.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 10 (83.33%) CentOS
2 10 (83.33%) Python
2 10 (83.33%) PHP
2 10 (83.33%) MySQL
2 10 (83.33%) Nagios
2 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 10 (83.33%) Master's Degree
2 10 (83.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) LAN

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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon S3
2 10 (83.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (83.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (83.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) Web Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) CentOS
2 10 (83.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 10 (83.33%) High Availability
2 10 (83.33%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 10 (83.33%) PHP
1 10 (83.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
1 10 (83.33%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) Ansible
1 10 (83.33%) Nagios
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) New Relic
1 10 (83.33%) Splunk