The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 177 165 176
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 8 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.34% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.19% 13.27% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 5
Average salary £80,000 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% +34.32%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Cloud Computing
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
191 98 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.72% 2.60% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 136 92 35
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,890 £24,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Manchester region.

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Manchester

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing.

1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Apache
2 10 (62.50%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 10 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (56.25%) Windows
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
5 6 (37.50%) .NET
6 5 (31.25%) J2EE
6 5 (31.25%) Perl
6 5 (31.25%) PHP
6 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
6 5 (31.25%) Python
6 5 (31.25%) IIS
6 5 (31.25%) Servlets
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) Hitachi
6 5 (31.25%) SPSS
6 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (31.25%) Data Mining
6 5 (31.25%) ETL
6 5 (31.25%) SAS
6 5 (31.25%) DHCP
6 5 (31.25%) FTP
6 5 (31.25%) HTTP
6 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
6 5 (31.25%) DNS
6 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (62.50%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
2 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 5 (31.25%) SAS
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 5 (31.25%) nginx
2 5 (31.25%) Jetty
2 5 (31.25%) Apache Pig
3 2 (12.50%) Drupal
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) SPSS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (31.25%) Google App Engine
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) FTP
1 5 (31.25%) HTTP
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
1 5 (31.25%) IPsec
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (31.25%) Data Mining
1 5 (31.25%) RDBMS
1 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
1 5 (31.25%) Triplestore
1 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
1 5 (31.25%) Apache Hive
1 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
1 5 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
1 5 (31.25%) HBase
1 5 (31.25%) Big Data
1 5 (31.25%) Sqoop
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) German Language
1 5 (31.25%) Italian Language
1 5 (31.25%) Turkish Language
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Data Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Solutions Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Big Data Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Account Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) J2EE
2 5 (31.25%) Servlets
2 5 (31.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Open Source
1 5 (31.25%) Visualisation
1 5 (31.25%) Blog
2 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.25%) Tandem
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (31.25%) ETL
2 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (31.25%) Data Security
2 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) Coaching
2 5 (31.25%) MapReduce
2 5 (31.25%) Analytics
2 5 (31.25%) User Stories
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 2 (12.50%) Business Development
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) Perl
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
2 5 (31.25%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) R
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Xen
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (31.25%) Apache Flume
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (31.25%) Ansible
2 5 (31.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Hitachi
2 5 (31.25%) Google
3 2 (12.50%) Pega
3 2 (12.50%) Adobe
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
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