The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 174 171 166
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 9 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.66% 11.21% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 8
Average salary £80,000 £29,250 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+173.50% -12.03%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
193 107 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.81% 2.64% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 135 90 38
Average salary £41,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.12% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Cloud Computing
North West

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Cloud Computing Salary Histogram in Manchester

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan - 2 £30,000 -
Cloud Computing
North West

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 11 (61.11%) Linux
1 11 (61.11%) Configuration Management
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (38.89%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (38.89%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) PHP
3 7 (38.89%) Apache
3 7 (38.89%) Python
4 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (33.33%) Data Mining
4 6 (33.33%) ETL
4 6 (33.33%) SAS
4 6 (33.33%) Web Services
4 6 (33.33%) SPSS
4 6 (33.33%) Data Security
4 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) Perl
4 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (33.33%) Open Source
4 6 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 6 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (33.33%) Triplestore
4 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 6 (33.33%) Analytics

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 7 (38.89%) Apache
2 6 (33.33%) SAS
2 6 (33.33%) Apache Pig
3 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (11.11%) Drupal
5 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
5 1 (5.56%) Lync
5 1 (5.56%) nginx
5 1 (5.56%) Jetty
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (5.56%) IIS
5 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) SPSS
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (22.22%) Office 365
4 1 (5.56%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (5.56%) IPsec
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) FTP
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 6 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 6 (33.33%) Triplestore
1 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 6 (33.33%) Sqoop
1 6 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 6 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 6 (33.33%) HBase
1 6 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) German Language
2 1 (5.56%) Italian Language
2 1 (5.56%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 6 (33.33%) Architect
1 6 (33.33%) Big Data Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Support
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 3 (16.67%) Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Account Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Principal Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Web Services
1 6 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Open Source
2 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) Blog
4 1 (5.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Configuration Management
2 6 (33.33%) ETL
2 6 (33.33%) Data Security
2 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (33.33%) Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) Software Deployment
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Business Development
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) User Stories
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Java
1 7 (38.89%) PHP
1 7 (38.89%) Python
2 6 (33.33%) Perl
2 6 (33.33%) R
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (16.67%) CCNA
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Apache Flume
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (5.56%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Hitachi
3 3 (16.67%) ProCurve
3 3 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) Avaya
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Adobe
4 2 (11.11%) Pega
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
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