The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 180 176 187
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.10% 0.054% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.70% 2.35% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -20.68%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -16.66%
IaaS
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
148 85 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.75% 2.28% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 132 69 123
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £35,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) SaaS
2 6 (42.86%) PaaS
2 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) NetApp
4 4 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) ERP
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (21.43%) SCCM
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) B2B
5 3 (21.43%) NAS
5 3 (21.43%) XenApp
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) SCOrch
6 2 (14.29%) SSL
6 2 (14.29%) IBM
6 2 (14.29%) VPN

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 4 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) SaaS
1 6 (42.86%) PaaS
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) NAS
3 2 (14.29%) SSL
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 2 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Billing
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
1 1 (7.14%) WCF
1 1 (7.14%) Ajax
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (7.14%) Memcached
1 1 (7.14%) REST
1 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.14%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) ERP
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (21.43%) B2B
3 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) MCSD
1 1 (7.14%) CCA
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) VCP4
1 1 (7.14%) VCDX
1 1 (7.14%) VCAP
1 1 (7.14%) CCEE
1 1 (7.14%) CCAA
1 1 (7.14%) CCIA
1 1 (7.14%) VCP5
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (21.43%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) SCOrch
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) NetApp
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) EMC
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago