Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Private Cloud
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 269 305 336
Rank change year-on-year +36 +31 -27
Permanent jobs citing Private Cloud 29 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.20% 0.094%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 0.52% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 8
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% +40.00% +9.29%
10th Percentile £37,125 £41,229 £39,250
90th Percentile £68,475 £74,000 £62,625
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +9.59%

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 3,483 3,846 4,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 40.62% 39.17% 38.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,500 3,062 3,316
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +23 26 £55,000 -21.43% 9
Coventry +8 1 £65,500 - 3
Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 25 (86.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (75.86%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (72.41%) Data Centre
4 19 (65.52%) SQL
5 18 (62.07%) Public Cloud
6 17 (58.62%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (58.62%) ITIL
6 17 (58.62%) Migration
7 16 (55.17%) VMware
8 15 (51.72%) Technical Architecture
8 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (51.72%) Azure SQL Database
9 14 (48.28%) ITIL V3
9 14 (48.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 14 (48.28%) Amazon RDS
9 14 (48.28%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (48.28%) Amazon S3
9 14 (48.28%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (48.28%) Azure Active Directory
9 14 (48.28%) Hybrid Cloud
9 14 (48.28%) AWS CloudFormation
9 14 (48.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 14 (48.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 14 (48.28%) Load Balancing
9 14 (48.28%) TOGAF
9 14 (48.28%) Project Management
9 14 (48.28%) Service Management
9 14 (48.28%) PRINCE2
9 14 (48.28%) Web Services
10 11 (37.93%) Line 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 1 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (86.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (75.86%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (48.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 14 (48.28%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (48.28%) Amazon S3
3 14 (48.28%) AWS CloudFormation
3 14 (48.28%) Azure Active Directory
3 14 (48.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 11 (37.93%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (37.93%) IaaS
5 7 (24.14%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (24.14%) Office 365
6 6 (20.69%) PaaS
7 5 (17.24%) AWS CloudTrail
8 4 (13.79%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (6.90%) SoftLayer
10 1 (3.45%) Azure Functions
10 1 (3.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.45%) DDNS
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) MPLS
3 1 (3.45%) NAS
3 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) VPN
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) Azure SQL Database
2 14 (48.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 14 (48.28%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (10.34%) DB2
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
1 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Architect
2 11 (37.93%) Cloud Architect
2 11 (37.93%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (31.03%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 8 (27.59%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Azure Architect
7 3 (10.34%) Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (10.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Technical Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
8 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.90%) Systems Support
8 2 (6.90%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (72.41%) Data Centre
2 18 (62.07%) Public Cloud
3 14 (48.28%) Hybrid Cloud
3 14 (48.28%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (13.79%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) ITIL
1 17 (58.62%) Migration
2 15 (51.72%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (48.28%) ITIL V3
3 14 (48.28%) Load Balancing
3 14 (48.28%) PRINCE2
3 14 (48.28%) Project Management
3 14 (48.28%) Service Management
3 14 (48.28%) TOGAF
4 11 (37.93%) Line Management
4 11 (37.93%) Presales
5 8 (27.59%) DevOps
6 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (13.79%) Network Virtualisation
7 3 (10.34%) CRM
7 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.45%) Change Management
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.45%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 7 (24.14%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (20.69%) MCSE
3 3 (10.34%) RHCA
3 3 (10.34%) RHCE
3 3 (10.34%) RHCSA
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.45%) CCNP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Virtual Machines
2 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
5 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Ansible
1 7 (24.14%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (24.14%) Puppet
2 5 (17.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) VMware
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) IBM
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Meraki
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds