Period
to 22 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Cloud Engineer was £48,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Engineer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 158 233 262
Rank change year-on-year +75 +29 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 75 49 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.42% 0.74% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.77% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 51 44 27
Manchester median annual salary £48,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.73% +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £30,000 £38,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £66,000 £65,700
North West median annual salary £50,000 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.98% +7.50% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 5,076 6,360 7,120
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 96.58% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4,102 5,328 5,957
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,525 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Cloud Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Engineer in Manchester

Cloud Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer in Manchester.

Salary trend for Cloud Engineer in Manchester

Cloud Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Cloud Engineer in Manchester

Cloud Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 5 £35,000 - 1
Bolton - 4 £50,000 -
Cloud Engineer
North West

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, Cloud Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 58 (77.33%) AWS
2 54 (72.00%) Azure
3 38 (50.67%) DevOps
4 27 (36.00%) GCP
5 25 (33.33%) Kubernetes
6 23 (30.67%) Terraform
7 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (21.33%) Docker
8 16 (21.33%) Windows
8 16 (21.33%) Linux
9 14 (18.67%) Infrastructure as Code
10 13 (17.33%) Python
10 13 (17.33%) NoSQL
11 12 (16.00%) Cisco
11 12 (16.00%) VMware
12 11 (14.67%) Office 365
12 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
13 10 (13.33%) PaaS
13 10 (13.33%) Law
13 10 (13.33%) TDD
13 10 (13.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 10 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 9 (12.00%) MongoDB
14 9 (12.00%) .NET
14 9 (12.00%) Puppet
15 8 (10.67%) Bash Shell
15 8 (10.67%) Node.js
15 8 (10.67%) Google
15 8 (10.67%) Degree
15 8 (10.67%) PowerShell

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 5 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.00%) IIS
3 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 58 (77.33%) AWS
2 54 (72.00%) Azure
3 27 (36.00%) GCP
4 11 (14.67%) Office 365
5 10 (13.33%) PaaS
6 8 (10.67%) IaaS
7 7 (9.33%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (8.00%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (8.00%) Serverless
9 5 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (4.00%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (4.00%) AWS CodeBuild
10 3 (4.00%) AWS CodeCommit
11 2 (2.67%) Amazon Cognito
11 2 (2.67%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (2.67%) Amazon EKS
11 2 (2.67%) AWS CodePipeline
11 2 (2.67%) AWS Fargate
11 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) Firewall
2 4 (5.33%) SAN
2 4 (5.33%) WAN
3 3 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.67%) DNS
4 2 (2.67%) HTTP
4 2 (2.67%) NAS
4 2 (2.67%) Skype
4 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) NoSQL
2 9 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.33%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.67%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.33%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.00%) BigQuery
6 3 (4.00%) Data Lake
7 2 (2.67%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (2.67%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.67%) Big Data
7 2 (2.67%) MySQL
7 2 (2.67%) Redis
7 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) JIRA
2 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.67%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.67%) Selenium
3 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (13.33%) Law
2 6 (8.00%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Banking
3 3 (4.00%) Legal
3 3 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.67%) Automotive
5 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.00%) .NET
2 8 (10.67%) Node.js
3 7 (9.33%) .NET Core
4 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (8.00%) Vue.js
5 5 (6.67%) Kafka
5 5 (6.67%) Web Services
6 4 (5.33%) React
7 2 (2.67%) GraphQL
7 2 (2.67%) JSON
7 2 (2.67%) SAML
7 2 (2.67%) Velocity
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Beam
8 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.00%) Social Media
4 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) Linux
1 16 (21.33%) Windows
2 5 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.33%) Android
3 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.33%) Windows 10
3 4 (5.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.67%) DevOps
2 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.67%) Infrastructure as Code
4 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
5 10 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (13.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 10 (13.33%) TDD
6 7 (9.33%) Open Source
6 7 (9.33%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (8.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.67%) Asset Management
8 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.67%) Migration
8 5 (6.67%) Presales
8 5 (6.67%) Scrum
9 4 (5.33%) Data Science
9 4 (5.33%) Pair Programming
9 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
10 3 (4.00%) Informatics
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.33%) Python
2 8 (10.67%) Bash Shell
2 8 (10.67%) C#
2 8 (10.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
3 7 (9.33%) Java
4 6 (8.00%) Go
5 5 (6.67%) C++
6 4 (5.33%) SQL
6 4 (5.33%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (10.67%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) AWS Certification
2 4 (5.33%) MCSA
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.67%) MCSD
3 2 (2.67%) MCSE
3 2 (2.67%) VCP6
3 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 16 (21.33%) Docker
2 7 (9.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.33%) vCloud
4 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 25 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 23 (30.67%) Terraform
3 9 (12.00%) Puppet
4 8 (10.67%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (9.33%) Nagios
6 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (6.67%) Ansible
8 4 (5.33%) Icinga
8 4 (5.33%) Jamf Pro
8 4 (5.33%) Kibana
9 2 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (2.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Cisco
1 12 (16.00%) VMware
2 8 (10.67%) Google
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.67%) NetApp
4 4 (5.33%) Apple
4 4 (5.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (5.33%) New Relic
4 4 (5.33%) Splunk
5 3 (4.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (4.00%) Meraki
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle
6 2 (2.67%) Snowplow
7 1 (1.33%) Atlassian