The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 170 184
Rank change year-on-year 0 +14  
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 34 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.82% 0.38% 0.030%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.82% 3.49% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 1
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,625 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.95% -  

IaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 705 372 284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 17.05% 10.77% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 612 313 242
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing IaaS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Manchester

IaaS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for IaaS in Manchester

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Manchester over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IaaS 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 25 June 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
Cheadle - 5 £50,000 -
Stockport - 4 £52,500 -
Salford - 2 £46,875 -
IaaS
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 27 (51.92%) VMware
2 25 (48.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (40.38%) Windows
3 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
4 20 (38.46%) Hyper-V
5 16 (30.77%) SaaS
5 16 (30.77%) PaaS
6 13 (25.00%) ITIL
7 12 (23.08%) SLA
7 12 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (23.08%) Performance Management
8 11 (21.15%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (19.23%) Problem Management
9 10 (19.23%) Network Design
9 10 (19.23%) Capacity Management
10 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (17.31%) Windows Server
10 9 (17.31%) Cisco
10 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (17.31%) MS Exchange
10 9 (17.31%) LAN
10 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
11 8 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
11 8 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
12 7 (13.46%) DevOps
12 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
12 7 (13.46%) WAN

IaaS
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 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2003
1 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (17.31%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.62%) Skype for Business
4 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.85%) SAP EP
6 1 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.92%) CloudStack
6 1 (1.92%) IIS
6 1 (1.92%) Jetty
6 1 (1.92%) Mongrel
6 1 (1.92%) nginx
6 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 25 (48.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (30.77%) PaaS
2 16 (30.77%) SaaS
3 12 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (9.62%) Office 365
5 3 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (5.77%) Amazon S3
5 3 (5.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (5.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.92%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.92%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (1.92%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) LAN
2 7 (13.46%) WAN
3 5 (9.62%) Firewall
3 5 (9.62%) Skype
3 5 (9.62%) VPN
3 5 (9.62%) WLAN
4 4 (7.69%) VLAN
5 2 (3.85%) BGP
5 2 (3.85%) IPsec
6 1 (1.92%) DNS
6 1 (1.92%) MPLS
6 1 (1.92%) SAN
6 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.92%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.92%) Big Data
4 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) OLAP
4 1 (1.92%) OLTP
4 1 (1.92%) Power BI
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Selenium
2 2 (3.85%) Visual Composer
2 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.92%) Ant
3 1 (1.92%) GoCD
3 1 (1.92%) Gradle
3 1 (1.92%) Maven
3 1 (1.92%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Architect
2 11 (21.15%) Infrastructure Architect
2 11 (21.15%) Service Manager
3 10 (19.23%) IT Manager
3 10 (19.23%) Service Desk Manager
4 8 (15.38%) IT Services Manager
5 6 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Lync Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Business Development Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Business Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Cloud Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Development Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Risk Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Security Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (5.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.92%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.92%) MDX
2 1 (1.92%) Middleware
2 1 (1.92%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 8 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) iPad
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Windows Server
2 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.85%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) CentOS
4 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) ITIL
2 12 (23.08%) Performance Management
3 11 (21.15%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (19.23%) Capacity Management
4 10 (19.23%) Network Design
4 10 (19.23%) Problem Management
5 7 (13.46%) DevOps
5 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
6 6 (11.54%) Analytics
6 6 (11.54%) Risk Management
7 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.62%) Information Security
8 4 (7.69%) Migration
8 4 (7.69%) SDLC
8 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.77%) Business Development
9 3 (5.77%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (5.77%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.69%) Java
3 3 (5.77%) SQL
4 2 (3.85%) C#
4 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.92%) Go
5 1 (1.92%) Perl
5 1 (1.92%) Python
5 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.92%) CISA
4 1 (1.92%) CISM
4 1 (1.92%) CISSP
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.92%) MCSA
4 1 (1.92%) MCSE
4 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) COBIT
3 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 20 (38.46%) Hyper-V
2 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.77%) Docker
5 2 (3.85%) vCloud
5 2 (3.85%) vSphere
6 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Ansible
1 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.92%) Packer
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
1 1 (1.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) VMware
2 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
3 9 (17.31%) Cisco
4 4 (7.69%) Google
5 3 (5.77%) Rackspace
5 3 (5.77%) SAP
6 2 (3.85%) AppDynamics
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle
6 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix
7 1 (1.92%) EMC
7 1 (1.92%) Guidewire
7 1 (1.92%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.92%) Tableau
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