Tag: cloud skills

Global Cloud

Addressing the cloud skills gap

January 31, 2024

Via: TechRadar

As an industry underpinned by innovation, the technology sector can be its own worst enemy when it comes to skills. Cloud technologies are evolving more rapidly than previous generations, but workers aren’t being trained or upskilled quickly enough to meet […]

Global Cloud

Why cloud architects are paid well

January 5, 2024

Via: InfoWorld

The majority of IT workers earned more in 2023 than in 2022. Indeed, average annual salaries increased in 2023 by nearly $20,000. This is according to Skillsoft’s IT Skills and Salary report. As most may have guessed, cloud skills are […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Cloud skills gap raises cyber concerns for banks

March 6, 2023

Via: CIO Dive

As banks target core systems for cloud migration, difficulty sourcing cloud talent is a major risk factor, Accenture’s annual banking cloud report found. Banks perceive core migration as high-risk for several reasons, the report said, including “a lack of staff […]

Global Cloud

MoD signs three-year deal with AWS to bolster defence sector’s cloud skills

November 29, 2022

Via: Computer Weekly

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has signed a cloud skills-focused three-year memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the UK government’s Ministry of Defence (MoD). The arrangement will see AWS provide three years’ support to the MoD’s Digital Skills for Defence programme, which […]

Global Cloud

AWS Cloud Skills Training Aims to Help Close IT Talent Gap

August 16, 2022

Via: Data Center Knowledge

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Training and Certification has launched two digital subscriptions aimed at helping organizations and individual learners deepen their cloud skills. An Individual subscription bolsters cloud skills through interactive, challenge-based learning in live AWS environments; a Team subscription […]

Global Cloud

AWS launches subscription service to help companies build cloud skills

August 2, 2022

Via: CIO Dive

For businesses aiming to reap the benefits of cloud migration, finding and developing the necessary tech talent remains a major obstacle. Three-quarters of the over 9,000 IT leaders, human resource professionals and industry experts polled for Skillsoft’s 2021 Global Knowledge […]

Global Cloud

Google embarks on UK-focused cloud skills programme pilot with non-profit Generation UK

May 18, 2022

Via: Computer Weekly

Google Cloud is embarking on a push to help more young people from disadvantaged backgrounds pursue careers in cloud with the help of global non-profit youth employability programme provider Generation. The initiative, known as the Katalyst programme, is being spearheaded […]

Global Cloud

Google teams up with Coursera to help boost your cloud skills

April 29, 2022

Via: TechRadar

If you’ve been looking to improve your cloud computing skills, you’re in luck as Coursera has announced that more than 500 cloud-focused projects from Google Cloud are now available on its online course site. At a time when business leaders […]

Global Cloud

Laying Out a Road Map to Close the Cloud Skills Gap

July 28, 2021

Via: InformationWeek

Building up cloud skills within an enterprise remains an essential part of transformation, according to experts such as, a cloud solutions developer, and A Cloud Guru, a cloud training provider. Old school, legacy technical skills will need to be […]

Global Cloud

Demand for Cloud and AI Skills Continues To Increase

September 8, 2020

Via: Cloud Tweaks

Thinking about adding more cloud skills to your repertoire? Stop thinking. The time to do it is now. For IT professionals, cloud computing skills are becoming an essential resume item. Companies are actively – and increasingly – looking for employees […]

Deployment Models, Others

When Cloud Skills are the Bare Minimum

May 26, 2017

Via: CompareTheCloud

Whether to manage scalability or encourage collaboration, cloud skills are in demand across businesses and industries. In fact, the Cloud Industry Forum reported that cloud adoption across UK businesses had reached 88%, with over two-thirds of survey respondents expecting this […]