The first table below looks at the demand for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 172 - 163
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 9 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% - 0.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.66% - 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £44,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
193 107 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.79% 2.62% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 135 90 39
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
IaaS
North West

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IaaS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

IaaS Salary Trend in Manchester

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

IaaS Salary Histogram in Manchester

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing IaaS 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 IaaS.

1 11 (57.89%) B2B
2 7 (36.84%) PaaS
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) SaaS
5 4 (21.05%) C#
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (21.05%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) WCF
6 3 (15.79%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) SOA
6 3 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (10.53%) Citrix
7 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
7 2 (10.53%) ERP
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.53%) Local Government
7 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Advertising
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle
7 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) VMware
7 2 (10.53%) Lync
7 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing IaaS 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 IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.53%) Lync
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) PaaS
2 5 (26.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) MPLS
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Local Government
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.26%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) WCF
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.26%) Ember.js
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) NHibernate
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) B2B
2 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) SOA
4 2 (10.53%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Business Development
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Delphi
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) PHP
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) MCP
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
3 1 (5.26%) BMC
3 1 (5.26%) Embarcadero
3 1 (5.26%) NetApp
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) EMC
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