Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 6 months to 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
England > South West
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 275 308
Rank change year-on-year +43 +33 -27
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 92 51 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.90% 0.49% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.31% 2.75% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 66 37 51
South West median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +50.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £32,425 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £56,600
% change year-on-year +8.33% +6.01% +7.81%

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 the South West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,134 1,857 1,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.95% 17.96% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,726 1,556 1,066
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in the South West

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in the South West

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in the South West over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cloud Computing in the South West

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 13 November 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
Bristol +52 72 £52,500 -16.00% 9
Gloucestershire +27 8 £32,500 -35.00% 3
Somerset +34 5 £30,000 -22.58% 4
Devon +9 5 £31,000 -7.68% 1
Wiltshire -7 2 £45,000 -30.77% 1
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 South West region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 56 (60.87%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (59.78%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (50.00%) DevOps
4 44 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (30.43%) Java
6 26 (28.26%) Deployment Automation
7 25 (27.17%) Software Engineering
8 22 (23.91%) Microsoft
9 20 (21.74%) C#
9 20 (21.74%) Python
9 20 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (21.74%) Docker
9 20 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
9 20 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
10 19 (20.65%) BDD
10 19 (20.65%) Security Cleared
10 19 (20.65%) TDD
11 16 (17.39%) Node.js
12 15 (16.30%) Scrum
13 14 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (15.22%) Analytics
13 14 (15.22%) AWS CloudFormation
13 14 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 13 (14.13%) Customer Requirements
14 13 (14.13%) Immutable Infrastructure
14 13 (14.13%) SOLID
14 13 (14.13%) Business Transformation
14 13 (14.13%) Atlassian
14 13 (14.13%) Performance Testing
14 13 (14.13%) Unit Testing

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 (2.17%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.09%) CloudStack
2 1 (1.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 56 (60.87%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (15.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (4.35%) Office 365
5 3 (3.26%) PaaS
5 3 (3.26%) SaaS
6 2 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.17%) IaaS
6 2 (2.17%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.78%) Firewall
2 6 (6.52%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.43%) Internet
4 3 (3.26%) BGP
4 3 (3.26%) IPsec
4 3 (3.26%) MPLS
4 3 (3.26%) OSPF
4 3 (3.26%) VPN
5 2 (2.17%) Network Security
5 2 (2.17%) Wireless
6 1 (1.09%) 802.11
6 1 (1.09%) HTTP
6 1 (1.09%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.61%) MarkLogic
2 6 (6.52%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.43%) Big Data
4 2 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.17%) Data Lake
4 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.09%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.09%) MS Access
5 1 (1.09%) MySQL
5 1 (1.09%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (14.13%) JIRA
2 8 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (7.61%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.61%) Maven
4 2 (2.17%) Selenium
5 1 (1.09%) Moq
5 1 (1.09%) NUnit
5 1 (1.09%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (10.87%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.43%) Electronics
4 3 (3.26%) Mandarin Language
4 3 (3.26%) Military
5 2 (2.17%) Advertising
5 2 (2.17%) Legal
6 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (22.83%) Architect
2 15 (16.30%) Software Engineer
3 14 (15.22%) C# Software Engineer
3 14 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (15.22%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (14.13%) Cloud Engineer
4 13 (14.13%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (14.13%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 13 (14.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) AWS Architect
5 12 (13.04%) AWS Solutions Architect
6 10 (10.87%) Cloud Architect
7 8 (8.70%) Developer
8 7 (7.61%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.43%) Java Architect
9 5 (5.43%) Java Technical Architect
9 5 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.39%) Node.js
2 9 (9.78%) .NET
3 8 (8.70%) XML
4 7 (7.61%) Spring
4 7 (7.61%) Spring Boot
5 4 (4.35%) Middleware
6 3 (3.26%) CSS
6 3 (3.26%) HTML
7 2 (2.17%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.17%) jQuery
8 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (1.09%) Ember.js
8 1 (1.09%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.09%) JSON
8 1 (1.09%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (1.09%) NHibernate
8 1 (1.09%) WCF
8 1 (1.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.04%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (7.61%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.61%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (7.61%) Public Cloud
2 7 (7.61%) User Experience
3 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.26%) ASIC
4 3 (3.26%) SystemC
4 3 (3.26%) Taxonomies
4 3 (3.26%) Verilog
5 2 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.17%) Fintech
5 2 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.13%) Linux
2 7 (7.61%) CentOS
3 3 (3.26%) Windows
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (59.78%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (50.00%) DevOps
3 26 (28.26%) Deployment Automation
4 25 (27.17%) Software Engineering
5 20 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
5 20 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
5 20 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (20.65%) BDD
6 19 (20.65%) TDD
7 15 (16.30%) Scrum
8 14 (15.22%) Analytics
8 14 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 13 (14.13%) Business Transformation
9 13 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (14.13%) Customer Requirements
9 13 (14.13%) Immutable Infrastructure
9 13 (14.13%) Performance Testing
9 13 (14.13%) SOLID
9 13 (14.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.43%) Java
2 20 (21.74%) C#
2 20 (21.74%) Python
3 12 (13.04%) C
4 8 (8.70%) SQL
5 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.43%) Scala
6 3 (3.26%) Perl
7 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.09%) C++
7 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (20.65%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.04%) Degree
3 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (9.78%) MCSA
5 8 (8.70%) DV Cleared
5 8 (8.70%) MCSE
6 4 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.17%) PhD
7 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.09%) CCNA
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.09%) CISSP
8 1 (1.09%) Master's Degree
8 1 (1.09%) MCP
8 1 (1.09%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.13%) SLA
2 8 (8.70%) QA
3 2 (2.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (21.74%) Docker
2 3 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (3.26%) vSphere
3 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.09%) KVM
4 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) Puppet
2 3 (3.26%) vCenter Server
3 2 (2.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.13%) Atlassian
3 7 (7.61%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.35%) VMware
5 3 (3.26%) CA
5 3 (3.26%) Google
6 2 (2.17%) IBM
6 2 (2.17%) Veritas
7 1 (1.09%) Cadence
7 1 (1.09%) Cisco
7 1 (1.09%) Citrix
7 1 (1.09%) Dell
7 1 (1.09%) EMC
7 1 (1.09%) HP
7 1 (1.09%) NetApp
7 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.09%) Synopsys