Period
to 7 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
UK > Wales
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 82 111 132
Rank change year-on-year +29 +21 +6
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 20 12 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 1.59% 0.68% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.04% 2.18% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 4
Median annual salary £47,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.92% +8.33% +33.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £51,500
90th Percentile £52,000 £110,000 £87,750
UK median annual salary £71,900 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.71% +7.69% -

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 Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 397 550 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 31.51% 31.25% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 315 440 530
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,200 £25,963 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £62,625
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in Wales

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Public Cloud in Wales

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Cloud in Wales over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in Wales

Public Cloud
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Cloud within the Wales region over the 6 months to 7 July 2020. 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
South Wales +17 14 £47,500 -26.92% 4
North Wales - 5 - - 2
Public Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Public Cloud.

1 14 (70.00%) DevOps
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) Linux
4 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (55.00%) Windows
5 9 (45.00%) Azure
6 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
6 8 (40.00%) Docker
7 7 (35.00%) Kubernetes
7 7 (35.00%) Cloud Native
7 7 (35.00%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (30.00%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (30.00%) IaaS
8 6 (30.00%) SaaS
8 6 (30.00%) PaaS
8 6 (30.00%) High Availability
8 6 (30.00%) Network Security
8 6 (30.00%) Clustering
8 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (30.00%) Firewall
8 6 (30.00%) Identity Management
9 5 (25.00%) SUSE
9 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 5 (25.00%) Project Management
9 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 5 (25.00%) ITIL
9 5 (25.00%) Unix
9 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 5 (25.00%) DHCP

Public Cloud
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:

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Azure
2 6 (30.00%) IaaS
2 6 (30.00%) PaaS
2 6 (30.00%) SaaS
3 5 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (20.00%) AWS
5 2 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (5.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
1 6 (30.00%) Network Security
2 5 (25.00%) DHCP
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Selenium
2 3 (15.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.00%) GitLab
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Cloud Specialist
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Leader
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Middleware
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (5.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Cloud Native
2 6 (30.00%) Clustering
2 6 (30.00%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) CentOS
3 5 (25.00%) SUSE
3 5 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 5 (25.00%) Unix
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) DevOps
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (30.00%) High Availability
4 6 (30.00%) Identity Management
5 5 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (25.00%) Decision-Making
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) BDD
7 3 (15.00%) Critical Thinking
7 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
8 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Docker
2 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Kubernetes
2 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (10.00%) Terraform
4 1 (5.00%) Ansible
4 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) VMware