Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 240 316 -
Rank change year-on-year +76 - -
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 37 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.041% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.25% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 - -
England median annual salary £66,750 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +4.17% -

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 1,648 1,572 1,204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 21.16% 16.03% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,257 1,231 894
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.58% +9.06%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 +30 32 £60,000 -
Coventry - 5 £55,000 -
Solihull - 1 £60,000 -
Virtual Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 37 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (97.30%) Amazon EC2
2 36 (97.30%) Amazon S3
3 33 (89.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 33 (89.19%) SQL
3 33 (89.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 30 (81.08%) Public Cloud
4 30 (81.08%) Web Services
4 30 (81.08%) Amazon RDS
5 29 (78.38%) ITIL V3
5 29 (78.38%) Azure SQL Database
5 29 (78.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 29 (78.38%) ITIL
5 29 (78.38%) PRINCE2
5 29 (78.38%) Project Management
5 29 (78.38%) Service Management
5 29 (78.38%) TOGAF
5 29 (78.38%) Technical Architecture
5 29 (78.38%) Load Balancing
5 29 (78.38%) Private Cloud
5 29 (78.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 29 (78.38%) Data Centre
5 29 (78.38%) Virtual Machines
5 29 (78.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 29 (78.38%) Self-Motivation
6 27 (72.97%) Hybrid Cloud
7 26 (70.27%) Line Management
7 26 (70.27%) Cloud Computing
8 24 (64.86%) Presales
8 24 (64.86%) Migration

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:

Cloud Services
1 37 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (97.30%) Amazon EC2
2 36 (97.30%) Amazon S3
3 33 (89.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 29 (78.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 29 (78.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 29 (78.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 26 (70.27%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (29.73%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (18.92%) IaaS
7 7 (18.92%) PaaS
8 6 (16.22%) AWS CloudTrail
9 5 (13.51%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (13.51%) Route 53
9 5 (13.51%) SaaS
10 2 (5.41%) GitHub
11 1 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (2.70%) Datadog
11 1 (2.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) DNS
1 5 (13.51%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) SMTP
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (89.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 30 (81.08%) Amazon RDS
3 29 (78.38%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (10.81%) DB2
5 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
5 4 (10.81%) MySQL
5 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.70%) HBase
6 1 (2.70%) Redis
6 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 7 (18.92%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) CircleCI
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Architect
1 25 (67.57%) Cloud Architect
2 22 (59.46%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 22 (59.46%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (32.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (10.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (81.08%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.70%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) Memcached
2 1 (2.70%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 30 (81.08%) Public Cloud
2 29 (78.38%) Data Centre
2 29 (78.38%) Private Cloud
2 29 (78.38%) Self-Motivation
3 27 (72.97%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.70%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) ITIL
1 29 (78.38%) ITIL V3
1 29 (78.38%) Load Balancing
1 29 (78.38%) PRINCE2
1 29 (78.38%) Project Management
1 29 (78.38%) Service Management
1 29 (78.38%) Technical Architecture
1 29 (78.38%) TOGAF
2 26 (70.27%) Line Management
3 24 (64.86%) Migration
3 24 (64.86%) Presales
4 13 (35.14%) Data Protection
4 13 (35.14%) DevOps
5 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
6 7 (18.92%) Open Source
7 5 (13.51%) Microservices
8 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 4 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) Python
3 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
4 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
4 4 (10.81%) Java
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.81%) PHP
5 1 (2.70%) Go
5 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) GDPR
2 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (78.38%) Virtual Machines
2 24 (64.86%) Hyper-V
2 24 (64.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (37.84%) Ansible
2 11 (29.73%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (29.73%) Puppet
3 6 (16.22%) Terraform
4 2 (5.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) VMware
2 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.70%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.70%) New Relic