Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Private Cloud
England > West Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 289 305 288
Rank change year-on-year +16 -17 +16
Permanent jobs citing Private Cloud 25 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.52% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 30
West Midlands median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +9.29% +1.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,000 £23,613
90th Percentile £60,625 £75,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +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 3721 4030 3383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 36.81% 36.04% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2929 2969 2690
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,045
% change year-on-year - +4.07% +6.77%

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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017. 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
Halesowen - 14 - -
Coventry +5 7 £55,000 +29.41%
Birmingham +11 2 £42,500 -17.07% 1
Staffordshire +7 1 - -
Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Private Cloud also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Private Cloud.

1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (72.00%) VMware
3 17 (68.00%) Windows
3 17 (68.00%) Linux
4 16 (64.00%) Scrum
5 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
6 14 (56.00%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (56.00%) C#
6 14 (56.00%) C++
6 14 (56.00%) HTML
6 14 (56.00%) PHP
6 14 (56.00%) MySQL
6 14 (56.00%) SEO
6 14 (56.00%) Android
6 14 (56.00%) Mobile Games
6 14 (56.00%) Games
6 14 (56.00%) Pay per click
6 14 (56.00%) Web Development
6 14 (56.00%) Apache Flex
6 14 (56.00%) HTML5
6 14 (56.00%) NoSQL
6 14 (56.00%) Apple iOS
6 14 (56.00%) Game Development
6 14 (56.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 14 (56.00%) Mobile Development
7 10 (40.00%) BBC
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle
9 4 (16.00%) SQL
9 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management

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 (12.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.00%) GitHub
3 1 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) SaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) SSH
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) MySQL
1 14 (56.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (8.00%) DB2
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (12.00%) JIRA
1 3 (12.00%) Selenium
1 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (56.00%) Games
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Head of Development
1 13 (52.00%) Head of Software Development
2 3 (12.00%) Tester
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) Apache Flex
1 14 (56.00%) HTML
1 14 (56.00%) HTML5
1 14 (56.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (8.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) JSON
3 1 (4.00%) Middleware
3 1 (4.00%) REST
3 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Mobile Games
2 10 (40.00%) BBC
3 4 (16.00%) User Experience
4 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (8.00%) BYOD
5 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (4.00%) Clustering
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
6 1 (4.00%) Fintech
6 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (4.00%) PKI
6 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Android
2 14 (56.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) CentOS
5 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.00%) Unix
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) Scrum
3 14 (56.00%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (56.00%) Game Development
3 14 (56.00%) Mobile Development
3 14 (56.00%) Pay per click
3 14 (56.00%) SEO
3 14 (56.00%) Web Development
4 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) CRM
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) C#
1 14 (56.00%) C++
1 14 (56.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) ISEB
1 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) Docker
3 1 (4.00%) Squid
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Ansible
1 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.00%) Puppet
3 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.00%) Packer
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) Terraform
3 1 (4.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) VMware
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.00%) BT
4 1 (4.00%) EMC
4 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds