Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > South West
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 269 266 327
Rank change year-on-year -3 +61 +9
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 69 74 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.66% 0.72% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.56% 1.79% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 60 66 5
South West median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -18.18% -43.10%
10th Percentile £49,000 £46,250 £45,200
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £66,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -1.52% +10.00% -

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 4,410 4,143 4,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 42.49% 40.43% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3,426 3,308 3,644
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +27 37 £65,000 -3.70% 3
Wiltshire -17 10 £60,000 +26.32% 1
Dorset -22 10 £34,000 -2.86% 7
Gloucestershire +17 4 £56,250 +12.50%
Somerset -5 3 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 49 (71.01%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (65.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (53.62%) Microsoft
4 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (28.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (28.99%) MCSA
6 19 (27.54%) AWS Certification
7 17 (24.64%) DevOps
8 16 (23.19%) MCSE
8 16 (23.19%) Windows
8 16 (23.19%) PowerShell
9 15 (21.74%) Kanban
10 14 (20.29%) Active Directory
10 14 (20.29%) Presales
11 13 (18.84%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (18.84%) SQL
12 12 (17.39%) ITIL
12 12 (17.39%) Business Development
12 12 (17.39%) Analytics
13 11 (15.94%) IaaS
13 11 (15.94%) PaaS
13 11 (15.94%) Linux
13 11 (15.94%) Service Delivery
13 11 (15.94%) VMware
14 10 (14.49%) Finance
14 10 (14.49%) Information Security
14 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (14.49%) Network Security
14 10 (14.49%) Billing
14 10 (14.49%) Penetration Testing

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 (7.25%) IIS
2 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (5.80%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 49 (71.01%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (65.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (15.94%) IaaS
3 11 (15.94%) PaaS
4 10 (14.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (11.59%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (10.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (10.14%) Office 365
7 6 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (7.25%) Azure Functions
8 5 (7.25%) Serverless
9 3 (4.35%) Mimecast
9 3 (4.35%) SaaS
10 2 (2.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) Network Security
2 6 (8.70%) LAN
2 6 (8.70%) WAN
3 4 (5.80%) Firewall
3 4 (5.80%) WLAN
4 3 (4.35%) DNS
4 3 (4.35%) Internet
4 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.35%) VLAN
4 3 (4.35%) Wireless
5 2 (2.90%) DHCP
5 2 (2.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.35%) Neo4j
3 2 (2.90%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.35%) GitLab
4 3 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (14.49%) Billing
1 10 (14.49%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (33.33%) Architect
2 18 (26.09%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (23.19%) Consultant
4 15 (21.74%) Solutions Consultant
5 13 (18.84%) Azure Architect
6 11 (15.94%) AWS Architect
7 10 (14.49%) Administrator
7 10 (14.49%) AWS Solutions Architect
7 10 (14.49%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (10.14%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (8.70%) Azure Consultant
9 6 (8.70%) Cloud Consultant
9 6 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Service Manager
10 5 (7.25%) Applications Architect
10 5 (7.25%) AWS Consultant
10 5 (7.25%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 5 (7.25%) Security Administrator
11 4 (5.80%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (5.80%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) Node.js
2 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 3 (4.35%) React
2 3 (4.35%) Vue.js
3 2 (2.90%) .NET
4 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.25%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (7.25%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.80%) Analytical Mindset
3 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Windows
2 11 (15.94%) Linux
3 10 (14.49%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.80%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.64%) DevOps
3 15 (21.74%) Kanban
4 14 (20.29%) Presales
5 13 (18.84%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (17.39%) Analytics
6 12 (17.39%) Business Development
6 12 (17.39%) ITIL
7 11 (15.94%) Service Delivery
8 10 (14.49%) Information Security
8 10 (14.49%) Patch Management
8 10 (14.49%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (11.59%) Service Design
10 7 (10.14%) Artificial Intelligence
11 6 (8.70%) Change Management
11 6 (8.70%) Decision-Making
11 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
11 6 (8.70%) Migration
12 5 (7.25%) Data Migration
12 5 (7.25%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.19%) PowerShell
2 13 (18.84%) SQL
3 6 (8.70%) Python
4 5 (7.25%) C++
5 4 (5.80%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.35%) Go
6 3 (4.35%) Java
6 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.35%) Ruby
7 2 (2.90%) C#
8 1 (1.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (28.99%) MCSA
1 20 (28.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (27.54%) AWS Certification
3 16 (23.19%) MCSE
4 7 (10.14%) Degree
5 4 (5.80%) CCNA
5 4 (5.80%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.35%) DV Cleared
6 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.90%) MCITP
7 2 (2.90%) RHCE
7 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) PMO
2 4 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.80%) QA
3 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 14 (20.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.59%) Docker
4 6 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.35%) VirtualBox
5 3 (4.35%) vSphere
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) Ansible
2 6 (8.70%) Kubernetes
3 4 (5.80%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.80%) Puppet
4 3 (4.35%) Salt
4 3 (4.35%) SCOM
4 3 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (2.90%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 37 (53.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.94%) VMware
3 7 (10.14%) Google
4 4 (5.80%) Cisco
5 3 (4.35%) Meraki
5 3 (4.35%) SonicWALL
5 3 (4.35%) Ubiquiti
5 3 (4.35%) Veeam
6 2 (2.90%) EMC
6 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.45%) Citrix