Period
to 12 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > South West
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 234 297 317
Rank change year-on-year +63 +20 +21
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 85 51 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.85% 0.50% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.22% 1.34% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 77 34 8
South West median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.81% -22.22% +42.11%
10th Percentile £34,000 £33,625 £47,625
90th Percentile £82,750 £87,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

Public Cloud is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,837 3,802 4,140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.41% 37.17% 38.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,866 2,965 3,395
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in the South West

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Public Cloud in the South West

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Public Cloud in the South West over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in the South West

Public Cloud
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 Public Cloud within the South West region over the 6 months to 12 December 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 +33 38 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Dorset +16 27 £62,500 +78.57% 2
Wiltshire +2 12 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Gloucestershire +10 3 £56,250 +12.50%
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Public 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 South West region with a requirement for Public Cloud.

1 62 (72.94%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (68.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 51 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 41 (48.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (44.71%) MCSA
6 37 (43.53%) MCSE
7 30 (35.29%) AWS Certification
8 26 (30.59%) DevOps
8 26 (30.59%) Windows
9 24 (28.24%) VMware
10 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (25.88%) Presales
11 22 (25.88%) Docker
11 22 (25.88%) ITIL
12 21 (24.71%) Google Cloud Platform
13 20 (23.53%) Ansible
13 20 (23.53%) Linux
13 20 (23.53%) Google
14 19 (22.35%) Python
15 18 (21.18%) LAN
15 18 (21.18%) WAN
16 16 (18.82%) Finance
16 16 (18.82%) Kanban
16 16 (18.82%) VMware Infrastructure
17 15 (17.65%) Analytics
17 15 (17.65%) Jenkins
17 15 (17.65%) Hybrid Cloud
18 14 (16.47%) Decision-Making
19 13 (15.29%) GitHub
19 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2012

Public Cloud
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 5 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 62 (72.94%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (68.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (24.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (15.29%) GitHub
5 12 (14.12%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (11.76%) IaaS
7 8 (9.41%) PaaS
8 7 (8.24%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (7.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (5.88%) Azure Functions
10 5 (5.88%) Office 365
10 5 (5.88%) Serverless
11 4 (4.71%) SaaS
12 3 (3.53%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) LAN
1 18 (21.18%) WAN
2 6 (7.06%) Network Security
3 4 (4.71%) Firewall
3 4 (4.71%) WLAN
4 3 (3.53%) Wireless
5 2 (2.35%) Internet
5 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.35%) VLAN
6 1 (1.18%) DHCP
6 1 (1.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) BigQuery
1 4 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.35%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (2.35%) Bigtable
2 2 (2.35%) Data Lake
2 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.35%) Neo4j
2 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.18%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.59%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.35%) GitLab
5 2 (2.35%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 16 (18.82%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Billing
3 5 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (51.76%) Architect
2 23 (27.06%) AWS Architect
3 20 (23.53%) Cloud Architect
3 20 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (17.65%) Azure Architect
4 15 (17.65%) Consultant
4 15 (17.65%) Solutions Consultant
5 13 (15.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 13 (15.29%) Infrastructure Architect
6 12 (14.12%) AWS Solutions Architect
7 8 (9.41%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Administrator
8 6 (7.06%) Service Manager
8 6 (7.06%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.88%) Applications Architect
9 5 (5.88%) Azure Consultant
9 5 (5.88%) Cloud Consultant
9 5 (5.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
1 2 (2.35%) Node.js
1 2 (2.35%) React
1 2 (2.35%) Vue.js
2 1 (1.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (9.41%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.71%) Analytical Mindset
3 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.71%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.59%) Windows
2 20 (23.53%) Linux
3 13 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (12.94%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.71%) Windows 10
5 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.59%) DevOps
2 23 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (25.88%) ITIL
3 22 (25.88%) Presales
4 16 (18.82%) Kanban
5 15 (17.65%) Analytics
6 14 (16.47%) Decision-Making
7 13 (15.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (12.94%) Business Development
9 9 (10.59%) Machine Learning
9 9 (10.59%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (9.41%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (9.41%) Service Delivery
11 7 (8.24%) Information Security
11 7 (8.24%) ITIL V2
11 7 (8.24%) Migration
12 6 (7.06%) Mentoring
12 6 (7.06%) Patch Management
12 6 (7.06%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (7.06%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.35%) Python
2 11 (12.94%) PowerShell
2 11 (12.94%) SQL
3 3 (3.53%) Go
3 3 (3.53%) Java
4 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.35%) C++
4 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.35%) Ruby
5 1 (1.18%) PHP
5 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (48.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (44.71%) MCSA
3 37 (43.53%) MCSE
4 30 (35.29%) AWS Certification
5 13 (15.29%) MCITP
5 13 (15.29%) RHCE
5 13 (15.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (12.94%) Degree
7 4 (4.71%) CCNA
7 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.35%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.18%) CISM
9 1 (1.18%) CISSP
9 1 (1.18%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) PMO
2 4 (4.71%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (25.88%) Docker
2 16 (18.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.71%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.35%) VirtualBox
5 2 (2.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (23.53%) Ansible
2 9 (10.59%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.35%) Puppet
3 2 (2.35%) Salt
3 2 (2.35%) Terraform
4 1 (1.18%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.18%) SCOM
4 1 (1.18%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 51 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (28.24%) VMware
3 20 (23.53%) Google
4 13 (15.29%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.71%) Cisco
6 3 (3.53%) Meraki
6 3 (3.53%) SonicWALL
6 3 (3.53%) Ubiquiti
6 3 (3.53%) Veeam
7 2 (2.35%) EMC
8 1 (1.18%) Informatica
8 1 (1.18%) Talend