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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 172 179 165
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 17 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.42% 0.22% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.82% 8.41% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 10
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £21,200 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £41,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
123 107 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.01% 2.57% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 101 100 28
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -31.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Altrincham +20 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Cloud Computing
North West

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 27 (64.29%) Linux
2 26 (61.90%) Puppet
3 19 (45.24%) Configuration Management
4 16 (38.10%) Windows
5 15 (35.71%) VMware
6 14 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (30.95%) Red Hat
7 13 (30.95%) UNIX
7 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
7 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
7 13 (30.95%) Solaris
8 12 (28.57%) MCSE
8 12 (28.57%) VoIP
8 12 (28.57%) HP
8 12 (28.57%) Cisco
8 12 (28.57%) Python
8 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (28.57%) CCNA
8 12 (28.57%) Office 365
9 11 (26.19%) CFEngine
9 11 (26.19%) Ruby
9 11 (26.19%) Firewall
10 10 (23.81%) Avaya
10 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
10 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
10 10 (23.81%) ProCurve
10 10 (23.81%) Software Deployment
11 9 (21.43%) Shell Script

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.05%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) Jetty
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.38%) nginx
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.38%) SAS
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) PaaS
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) VoIP
2 11 (26.19%) Firewall
3 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.90%) Internet
5 2 (4.76%) VPN
6 1 (2.38%) IPsec
6 1 (2.38%) DNS
6 1 (2.38%) DHCP
6 1 (2.38%) FTP
6 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
1 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.38%) Triplestore
1 1 (2.38%) HBase
1 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.38%) Sqoop
1 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Consultant
2 13 (30.95%) Linux Consultant
3 12 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (28.57%) Administrator
3 12 (28.57%) Windows Administrator
3 12 (28.57%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 10 (23.81%) Systems Support
4 10 (23.81%) Cisco Support
4 10 (23.81%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Principal Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Technology Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Big Data Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.38%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (7.14%) REST
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (2.38%) RESTful
4 1 (2.38%) MapReduce
4 1 (2.38%) LAMP
4 1 (2.38%) J2EE
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.38%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Open Source
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) CMDB
3 1 (2.38%) Blog
3 1 (2.38%) Social Network
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Linux
2 16 (38.10%) Windows
3 13 (30.95%) UNIX
3 13 (30.95%) Solaris
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Configuration Management
2 10 (23.81%) Software Deployment
3 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.76%) Project Management
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.38%) Use Case
6 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.38%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.38%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.38%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.38%) Analytics
6 1 (2.38%) User Stories
6 1 (2.38%) RDF
6 1 (2.38%) Migration
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.38%) Data Security
6 1 (2.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) Python
2 11 (26.19%) Ruby
3 9 (21.43%) Shell Script
4 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.67%) PHP
5 6 (14.29%) Perl
6 5 (11.90%) C
6 5 (11.90%) C++
7 3 (7.14%) Java
8 1 (2.38%) R
8 1 (2.38%) C#
8 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) MCSE
1 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (30.95%) Active Directory
3 6 (14.29%) KVM
4 1 (2.38%) XenServer
4 1 (2.38%) Xen
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 26 (61.90%) Puppet
2 14 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (26.19%) CFEngine
4 1 (2.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) VMware
2 13 (30.95%) Red Hat
2 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
3 12 (28.57%) HP
3 12 (28.57%) Cisco
4 10 (23.81%) Avaya
4 10 (23.81%) ProCurve
5 2 (4.76%) Google
6 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix
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