Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Private Cloud
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 263 293 307
Rank change year-on-year +30 +14 -12
Permanent jobs citing Private Cloud 46 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 0.58% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 23
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £53,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.21% +15.85% +1.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £39,450 £20,300
90th Percentile £72,000 £77,250 £51,625
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +10.00%

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 3,582 3,761 3,722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 36.66% 36.80% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,641 2,791 2,944
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £64,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 25 February 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 25 February 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
Coventry -6 13 £60,000 +39.53% 6
Halesowen - 13 - -
Birmingham +7 6 £32,500 -38.68% 2
Staffordshire +16 5 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £61,000 - 1
Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 29 (63.04%) Windows
2 28 (60.87%) VMware
3 26 (56.52%) Linux
3 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
4 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (34.78%) Data Centre
7 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (30.43%) Scrum
9 13 (28.26%) SEO
9 13 (28.26%) Mobile Games
9 13 (28.26%) Games
9 13 (28.26%) Web Development
9 13 (28.26%) Pay per click
9 13 (28.26%) Apache Flex
9 13 (28.26%) Android
9 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
9 13 (28.26%) C#
9 13 (28.26%) C++
9 13 (28.26%) HTML
9 13 (28.26%) PHP
9 13 (28.26%) MySQL
9 13 (28.26%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (28.26%) NoSQL
9 13 (28.26%) Apple iOS
9 13 (28.26%) Game Development
9 13 (28.26%) HTML5
9 13 (28.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 13 (28.26%) Mobile Development
10 12 (26.09%) Public Cloud

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 5 (10.87%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.17%) Confluence
2 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (17.39%) Office 365
4 6 (13.04%) SaaS
5 5 (10.87%) IaaS
5 5 (10.87%) PaaS
5 5 (10.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (6.52%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (4.35%) GitHub
7 2 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Firewall
2 6 (13.04%) DNS
3 5 (10.87%) SSH
3 5 (10.87%) VPN
4 3 (6.52%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (4.35%) Internet
6 1 (2.17%) DHCP
6 1 (2.17%) FTP
6 1 (2.17%) HTTP
6 1 (2.17%) IPsec
6 1 (2.17%) LAN
6 1 (2.17%) SMS
6 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) MySQL
1 13 (28.26%) NoSQL
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.87%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (6.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.35%) DB2
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
1 1 (2.17%) Selenium
1 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (28.26%) Games
2 10 (21.74%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Finance
4 2 (4.35%) Automotive
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Head of Development
1 12 (26.09%) Head of Software Development
2 6 (13.04%) Architect
3 5 (10.87%) Administrator
3 5 (10.87%) Cloud Administrator
3 5 (10.87%) Product Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Unix Administrator
3 5 (10.87%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Administrator
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Designer
5 3 (6.52%) Security Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Cloud Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Product Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) Apache Flex
1 13 (28.26%) HTML
1 13 (28.26%) HTML5
1 13 (28.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (4.35%) Web Services
2 2 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.17%) JSON
3 1 (2.17%) Kafka
3 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Data Centre
2 13 (28.26%) Mobile Games
3 12 (26.09%) Public Cloud
4 9 (19.57%) BBC
5 7 (15.22%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (13.04%) Fintech
6 6 (13.04%) User Experience
7 5 (10.87%) Clustering
8 2 (4.35%) BYOD
9 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
9 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (2.17%) PKI
9 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (63.04%) Windows
2 26 (56.52%) Linux
3 13 (28.26%) Android
3 13 (28.26%) Apple iOS
4 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
6 8 (17.39%) Windows 10
7 5 (10.87%) CentOS
7 5 (10.87%) Mac OS X
7 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (10.87%) Unix
7 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Scrum
3 13 (28.26%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (28.26%) Game Development
3 13 (28.26%) Mobile Development
3 13 (28.26%) Pay per click
3 13 (28.26%) SEO
3 13 (28.26%) Web Development
4 10 (21.74%) Product Management
5 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.87%) Expense Management
7 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.70%) Data Security
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL
8 3 (6.52%) Application Virtualisation
8 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.52%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 3 (6.52%) Project Management
8 3 (6.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) C#
1 13 (28.26%) C++
1 13 (28.26%) PHP
2 9 (19.57%) SQL
3 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.52%) Python
5 2 (4.35%) Ruby
6 1 (2.17%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (6.52%) MCSA
1 3 (6.52%) MCSE
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) ISEB
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.87%) Squid
3 5 (10.87%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (6.52%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (6.52%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (6.52%) XenApp
4 3 (6.52%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.35%) Docker
6 1 (2.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.52%) Puppet
1 3 (6.52%) SCCM
1 3 (6.52%) SCDPM
1 3 (6.52%) SCOrch
1 3 (6.52%) SCSM
1 3 (6.52%) SCVMM
2 2 (4.35%) Ansible
2 2 (4.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.17%) Ambari
3 1 (2.17%) Cacti
3 1 (2.17%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (2.17%) Kibana
3 1 (2.17%) logstash
3 1 (2.17%) Nagios
3 1 (2.17%) Packer
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) VMware
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.22%) Google
4 5 (10.87%) Atlassian
4 5 (10.87%) BT
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle
4 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco
5 3 (6.52%) Citrix
6 1 (2.17%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.17%) EMC
6 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.17%) Splunk