The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
North West / Manchester
Rank 155 171 186
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +15
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 39 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.08% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.09% 1.22% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 38 3 5
Median salary £51,000 £45,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £33,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £93,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +14.28%

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
482 327 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.32% 10.09% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 430 285 173
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +25.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

IaaS Salary Histogram in Manchester

IaaS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 4 £57,500 -
Bolton - 3 £38,750 -
Oldham - 1 £55,000 -
IaaS
North West

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 50 (96.15%) PaaS
2 30 (57.69%) Linux
3 26 (50.00%) ITIL
4 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 23 (44.23%) SAN
7 22 (42.31%) NetApp
7 22 (42.31%) Solaris
7 22 (42.31%) OpenVMS
8 21 (40.38%) Data Protection
9 20 (38.46%) Service Management
10 19 (36.54%) MS Excel
10 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
10 19 (36.54%) Microsoft Azure
11 17 (32.69%) VMware
12 16 (30.77%) SaaS
13 14 (26.92%) Programme Management
13 14 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (26.92%) ITSM
13 14 (26.92%) PRINCE2
13 14 (26.92%) DevOps
14 11 (21.15%) Windows
14 11 (21.15%) PCI DSS
15 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
15 10 (19.23%) Unix
15 10 (19.23%) MS Office
15 10 (19.23%) NHS
16 9 (17.31%) Degree
16 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.92%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (36.54%) MS Excel
2 10 (19.23%) MS Office
2 10 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 50 (96.15%) PaaS
2 19 (36.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (30.77%) SaaS
4 14 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (13.46%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.92%) Office 365
6 1 (1.92%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (44.23%) SAN
2 5 (9.62%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) BGP
3 1 (1.92%) IPsec
3 1 (1.92%) LAN
3 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.92%) VLAN
3 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
1 6 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.69%) Selenium
3 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.92%) Ant
4 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.92%) CircleCI
4 1 (1.92%) Gradle
4 1 (1.92%) Hudson
4 1 (1.92%) Maven
4 1 (1.92%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.92%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (13.46%) Multimedia
1 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Infrastructure Manager
2 9 (17.31%) Architect
3 8 (15.38%) Technical Manager
4 7 (13.46%) DBA
4 7 (13.46%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) SQL DBA
4 7 (13.46%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (9.62%) DevOps Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Operations Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Systems Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Technology Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (5.77%) Architecture Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Azure Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Consultant
9 1 (1.92%) Active Directory Architect
9 1 (1.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) ELK Stack
2 2 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (1.92%) LAMP
3 1 (1.92%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.92%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.92%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) NHS
2 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
4 7 (13.46%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (13.46%) iPad
4 7 (13.46%) Statistics
5 6 (11.54%) Clustering
6 4 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (3.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (57.69%) Linux
2 22 (42.31%) OpenVMS
2 22 (42.31%) Solaris
3 11 (21.15%) Windows
4 10 (19.23%) Unix
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.92%) CentOS
6 1 (1.92%) Fedora
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) ITIL
2 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (40.38%) Data Protection
4 20 (38.46%) Service Management
5 14 (26.92%) DevOps
5 14 (26.92%) ITSM
5 14 (26.92%) PRINCE2
5 14 (26.92%) Programme Management
6 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (13.46%) Business Continuity
7 7 (13.46%) Data Analysis
7 7 (13.46%) Data Management
7 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
7 7 (13.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (13.46%) High Availability
7 7 (13.46%) ITIL V3
7 7 (13.46%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (13.46%) QMS
8 5 (9.62%) Project Management
8 5 (9.62%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.46%) SQL
1 7 (13.46%) T-SQL
2 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.77%) Java
3 3 (5.77%) Python
3 3 (5.77%) Ruby
4 2 (3.85%) C#
4 2 (3.85%) Perl
4 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.92%) Go
5 1 (1.92%) Korn
5 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Degree
2 8 (15.38%) MCSA
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) MCITP
3 1 (1.92%) MCSE
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.15%) PCI DSS
2 7 (13.46%) QA
2 7 (13.46%) SLA
3 4 (7.69%) ISO 9001
3 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.92%) GCP
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.46%) Docker
3 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.85%) Xen
5 1 (1.92%) KVM
5 1 (1.92%) Varnish
5 1 (1.92%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.85%) Ansible
3 2 (3.85%) Terraform
4 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.92%) MIIS
4 1 (1.92%) SCCM
4 1 (1.92%) SCOM
4 1 (1.92%) SCSM
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 22 (42.31%) NetApp
3 17 (32.69%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.92%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.92%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
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