Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Private Cloud over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 277 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 18 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.05% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 - -
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% -8.00% +15.74%

Virtual Private Cloud is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,719 1,536 1,163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.91% 15.51% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,370 1,276 846
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +6.32%

Virtual Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Private Cloud in the West Midlands

Virtual Private Cloud
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Virtual Private Cloud in the West Midlands

Virtual Private Cloud
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Virtual Private Cloud in the West Midlands

Virtual 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 Virtual Private Cloud within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 September 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 - 11 £55,000 -
Coventry - 5 £55,000 - 1
Solihull - 2 - -
Virtual Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing Virtual 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 Virtual Private Cloud.

1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (94.44%) Amazon EC2
2 17 (94.44%) Amazon S3
3 14 (77.78%) Ansible
4 13 (72.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 13 (72.22%) DevOps
4 13 (72.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (72.22%) SQL
4 13 (72.22%) Python
5 12 (66.67%) Web Services
5 12 (66.67%) Puppet
5 12 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (55.56%) Amazon RDS
6 10 (55.56%) Amazon SQS
6 10 (55.56%) Public Cloud
7 9 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
7 9 (50.00%) Private Cloud
7 9 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 9 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 9 (50.00%) ITIL V3
7 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (50.00%) Load Balancing
7 9 (50.00%) ITIL
7 9 (50.00%) PRINCE2
7 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Virtual 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 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (94.44%) Amazon EC2
2 17 (94.44%) Amazon S3
3 13 (72.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (55.56%) Amazon SQS
5 9 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (38.89%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (38.89%) IaaS
6 7 (38.89%) PaaS
7 5 (27.78%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (27.78%) AWS CloudTrail
7 5 (27.78%) Route 53
7 5 (27.78%) SaaS
8 3 (16.67%) GitHub
9 2 (11.11%) OpenShift
10 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (5.56%) Datadog
10 1 (5.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) SMTP
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (55.56%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (22.22%) DB2
5 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
5 4 (22.22%) MySQL
5 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (5.56%) HBase
6 1 (5.56%) Redis
6 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.11%) Ant
4 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
4 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (11.11%) Maven
4 2 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (5.56%) CircleCI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) jBPM
2 2 (11.11%) Node.js
2 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (11.11%) Spring
2 2 (11.11%) Spring Boot
3 1 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (5.56%) LDAP
3 1 (5.56%) Memcached
3 1 (5.56%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Public Cloud
2 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 9 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (38.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (5.56%) Cloud Native
6 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) DevOps
2 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 9 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 9 (50.00%) Service Management
2 9 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 9 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (44.44%) Open Source
4 7 (38.89%) Line Management
5 5 (27.78%) Microservices
5 5 (27.78%) Migration
5 5 (27.78%) Presales
6 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Python
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) PHP
3 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 3 (16.67%) Ruby
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) Go
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (38.89%) Docker
3 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
3 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (77.78%) Ansible
2 12 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (66.67%) Puppet
3 5 (27.78%) Terraform
4 3 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.56%) AppDynamics
4 1 (5.56%) New Relic