Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 125 136
Rank change year-on-year +25 +11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 10 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.70% 0.73% 0.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.32% 8.12% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 15
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £43,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.63% +56.36% -31.25%
10th Percentile £30,825 £33,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £43,000 £56,000 £42,500
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £44,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -13.64% +60.00% -31.25%

Cloud Computing 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 South Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 301 197 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 20.98% 9.01% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 275 164 144
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £64,625 £58,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% +10.00% -

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in South Wales

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in South Wales

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in South Wales over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cloud Computing in South Wales

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Cardiff +39 10 £38,000 -8.43%
Cloud Computing
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix
1 6 (60.00%) Debian
1 6 (60.00%) CentOS
1 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (60.00%) NetScaler
2 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) IPsec
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) Apache
4 3 (30.00%) VLAN
4 3 (30.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) Clustering
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) nginx
4 3 (30.00%) SIEM
4 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) nginx
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) GitHub
2 1 (10.00%) Heroku
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (30.00%) IPsec
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) VLAN
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) SNMP
5 1 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (20.00%) Pentaho
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Content Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Content Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (10.00%) JPA
1 1 (10.00%) React
1 1 (10.00%) React Native
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) RESTful
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Native
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) CentOS
1 6 (60.00%) Debian
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) SIEM
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) System Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) AWK
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
2 2 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (10.00%) GDPR
3 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Nimble Storage