Period
to 17 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 255 256
Rank change year-on-year +40 +1 +58
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 68 72 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.84% 0.72% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% 1.96% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 9
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +29.41% +136.11%
10th Percentile £45,500 £32,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £73,625 £69,500 £66,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.99% +11.67% +4.35%

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 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 3,267 3,671 3,939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 40.21% 36.74% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,336 2,852 2,886
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £62,500 £64,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.04%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in the West Midlands

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Public Cloud in the West Midlands

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Public Cloud in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in the West Midlands

Public 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 Public Cloud within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 December 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 +3 43 £63,750 +15.91% 9
Coventry +20 12 £52,500 -4.55% 2
Shropshire -12 4 £55,000 +2.33% 1
Warwickshire +33 2 - - 2
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Public Cloud.

1 50 (73.53%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (72.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (44.12%) SQL
4 29 (42.65%) ITIL
4 29 (42.65%) Service Management
4 29 (42.65%) Presales
5 28 (41.18%) Project Management
6 27 (39.71%) Migration
6 27 (39.71%) Private Cloud
6 27 (39.71%) Data Centre
7 25 (36.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 25 (36.76%) ITIL V3
7 25 (36.76%) Self-Motivation
8 24 (35.29%) Azure SQL Database
8 24 (35.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 24 (35.29%) Amazon RDS
8 24 (35.29%) Amazon EC2
8 24 (35.29%) Amazon S3
8 24 (35.29%) AWS CloudFormation
8 24 (35.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 24 (35.29%) Azure Active Directory
8 24 (35.29%) Virtual Machines
8 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (35.29%) TOGAF
8 24 (35.29%) Technical Architecture
8 24 (35.29%) Load Balancing
8 24 (35.29%) PRINCE2
8 24 (35.29%) Web Services
9 23 (33.82%) DevOps
10 22 (32.35%) Hybrid Cloud

Public 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 (4.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) Confluence
2 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 50 (73.53%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (72.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (36.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 24 (35.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 24 (35.29%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (35.29%) Amazon S3
4 24 (35.29%) AWS CloudFormation
4 24 (35.29%) Azure Active Directory
5 21 (30.88%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (30.88%) PaaS
6 19 (27.94%) SaaS
7 12 (17.65%) IaaS
8 9 (13.24%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (10.29%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (7.35%) AWS CloudTrail
11 4 (5.88%) Office 365
12 2 (2.94%) GitHub
13 1 (1.47%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (1.47%) Datadog
13 1 (1.47%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) Firewall
2 5 (7.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (7.35%) LAN
2 5 (7.35%) Network Security
2 5 (7.35%) WAN
3 4 (5.88%) VPN
4 3 (4.41%) MPLS
4 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.41%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.94%) SAN
5 2 (2.94%) Wireless
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.47%) DNS
6 1 (1.47%) HTTP
6 1 (1.47%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.47%) Skype
6 1 (1.47%) SMTP
6 1 (1.47%) VoIP
6 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 24 (35.29%) Amazon RDS
1 24 (35.29%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (8.82%) NoSQL
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.88%) Big Data
3 4 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.41%) DB2
5 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.94%) OLTP
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.47%) HBase
6 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.24%) Visual Studio
3 8 (11.76%) CircleCI
3 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 7 (10.29%) Codeship
4 7 (10.29%) TeamCity
5 4 (5.88%) JUnit
5 4 (5.88%) Maven
5 4 (5.88%) Mercurial
5 4 (5.88%) Mockito
6 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 10 (14.71%) Retail
2 2 (2.94%) Automotive
2 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (47.06%) Architect
2 23 (33.82%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (29.41%) Cloud Architect
4 17 (25.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 17 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Java Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Senior Java Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.29%) Web Services
2 9 (13.24%) .NET
3 4 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 4 (5.88%) Apache Cordova
3 4 (5.88%) Ionic Framework
3 4 (5.88%) MyBatis
3 4 (5.88%) PrimeFaces
3 4 (5.88%) REST
3 4 (5.88%) Spring
4 3 (4.41%) XML
5 2 (2.94%) HTML
5 2 (2.94%) Symfony
6 1 (1.47%) CGI
6 1 (1.47%) CSS
6 1 (1.47%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.47%) LDAP
6 1 (1.47%) Memcached
6 1 (1.47%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 27 (39.71%) Data Centre
1 27 (39.71%) Private Cloud
2 25 (36.76%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (32.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 11 (16.18%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.94%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.94%) NHS
6 2 (2.94%) Robotics
7 1 (1.47%) Blog
7 1 (1.47%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.47%) CMDB
7 1 (1.47%) iPad
7 1 (1.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.65%) Linux
2 9 (13.24%) Unix
3 6 (8.82%) Windows
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) ITIL
1 29 (42.65%) Presales
1 29 (42.65%) Service Management
2 28 (41.18%) Project Management
3 27 (39.71%) Migration
4 25 (36.76%) ITIL V3
5 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (35.29%) Load Balancing
5 24 (35.29%) PRINCE2
5 24 (35.29%) Technical Architecture
5 24 (35.29%) TOGAF
6 23 (33.82%) DevOps
7 21 (30.88%) Line Management
8 18 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (19.12%) Software Engineering
10 10 (14.71%) Configuration Management
10 10 (14.71%) Data Protection
11 9 (13.24%) User Stories
12 8 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (8.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) SQL
2 18 (26.47%) Python
3 15 (22.06%) Java
4 9 (13.24%) C#
4 9 (13.24%) Perl
5 7 (10.29%) Bash Shell
6 5 (7.35%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.41%) PHP
8 2 (2.94%) C
9 1 (1.47%) Go
9 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) CCNP
1 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.71%) GDPR
2 4 (5.88%) QA
3 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.94%) SLA
4 1 (1.47%) PMO
4 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (35.29%) Virtual Machines
2 21 (30.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (27.94%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
4 6 (8.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (26.47%) Ansible
2 15 (22.06%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (22.06%) Puppet
3 8 (11.76%) Terraform
4 7 (10.29%) CFEngine
5 6 (8.82%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.47%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.47%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 22 (32.35%) VMware
2 9 (13.24%) Atlassian
2 9 (13.24%) Google
3 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle
5 3 (4.41%) Cisco
6 2 (2.94%) Citrix
6 2 (2.94%) HP
6 2 (2.94%) IBM
6 2 (2.94%) Meraki
6 2 (2.94%) SAP
7 1 (1.47%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.47%) Aruba
7 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.47%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.47%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.47%) New Relic
7 1 (1.47%) ProCurve