Period
to 20 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Private Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Private Cloud over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Private Cloud
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 274 298 339
Rank change year-on-year +24 +41 -34
Permanent jobs citing Private Cloud 22 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.20% 0.067%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.50% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 6
West Midlands median annual salary £62,000 £53,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.98% +11.58% +4.68%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £71,625 £70,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +14.29%

Private 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 West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,667 4,007 4,612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 40.49% 40.20% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2,599 3,227 3,365
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Private Cloud in the West Midlands

Private Cloud
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Private Cloud in the West Midlands

Private Cloud
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Private Cloud in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Private Cloud in the West Midlands

Private Cloud
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Private Cloud within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Birmingham -1 15 £62,000 +16.98% 1
Coventry +3 4 £65,500 -
Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Private 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Private Cloud.

1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (45.45%) Public Cloud
4 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
4 9 (40.91%) Windows
4 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 8 (36.36%) Linux
5 8 (36.36%) IaaS
5 8 (36.36%) Presales
6 7 (31.82%) Office 365
6 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
7 6 (27.27%) Migration
7 6 (27.27%) Finance
7 6 (27.27%) PaaS
7 6 (27.27%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (27.27%) DevOps
7 6 (27.27%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (22.73%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
9 4 (18.18%) Citrix
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (18.18%) IBM
9 4 (18.18%) SLA
9 4 (18.18%) Python
9 4 (18.18%) SQL
9 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (18.18%) Puppet

Private Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (36.36%) IaaS
4 7 (31.82%) Office 365
5 6 (27.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (27.27%) PaaS
6 4 (18.18%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (13.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (13.64%) Amazon S3
7 3 (13.64%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (13.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (9.09%) SoftLayer
9 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) FTP
3 2 (9.09%) HTTP
3 2 (9.09%) IPsec
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.55%) DDNS
4 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) MPLS
4 1 (4.55%) NAS
4 1 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (13.64%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Azure Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Presales Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) IBM Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (9.09%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Public Cloud
2 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
3 6 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (22.73%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (13.64%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (13.64%) User Experience
6 2 (9.09%) Fintech
6 2 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.09%) VMS
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Presales
2 6 (27.27%) DevOps
2 6 (27.27%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 4 (18.18%) Product Management
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Application Virtualisation
4 3 (13.64%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (13.64%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
4 3 (13.64%) Line Management
4 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
4 3 (13.64%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (13.64%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 4 (18.18%) Python
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) MCSA
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (13.64%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (13.64%) XenApp
3 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
4 2 (9.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) SCDPM
2 3 (13.64%) SCOrch
2 3 (13.64%) SCSM
2 3 (13.64%) SCVMM
3 2 (9.09%) Ambari
3 2 (9.09%) Ansible
3 2 (9.09%) Cacti
3 2 (9.09%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (9.09%) Kibana
3 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 2 (9.09%) logstash
3 2 (9.09%) Nagios
4 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Citrix
3 4 (18.18%) IBM
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.09%) Splunk
6 1 (4.55%) Google
6 1 (4.55%) Meraki
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds