Period
to 16 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 84 114 93
Rank change year-on-year +30 -21 +37
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 2 15 36
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 0.22% 0.80% 1.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.50% 2.99% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 27
Median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £49,039
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -23.53% +29.05%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £17,400
90th Percentile £50,000 £44,524 £64,460
UK median annual salary £57,500 £61,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year -6.12% -2.00% -

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 Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 398 502 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 42.84% 26.62% 26.41%
Number of salaries quoted 341 424 433
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,120 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +6.80%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Wales

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Computing in Wales.

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in Wales

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 16 January 2021. 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
North Wales - 2 £42,500 - 2
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SAML
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) OAuth
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 2 (100.00%) OpenVAS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) PaaS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) OAuth
1 2 (100.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) OpenVAS