Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 245 257
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12 +15
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 57 39 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.72% 0.53% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.61% 4.28% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 51 35 14
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £60,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% -15.05% +1.04%
10th Percentile £39,000 £42,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,950 £64,188
North West median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% -15.00% -

IaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following 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.

All Cloud Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1579 912 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 20.05% 12.32% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 809 587
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% +1.27%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,450 £25,450
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing IaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Stockport +3 11 £52,500 -
Cheadle - 5 £50,000 -
Bury - 2 £47,500 -
Salford - 1 - - 1
IaaS
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 (47.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (45.61%) SaaS
3 25 (43.86%) VMware
4 22 (38.60%) Hyper-V
5 18 (31.58%) Network Design
5 18 (31.58%) Enterprise Architecture
5 18 (31.58%) Problem Management
5 18 (31.58%) Capacity Management
6 15 (26.32%) PaaS
7 14 (24.56%) Performance Management
7 14 (24.56%) Risk Management
7 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
8 13 (22.81%) Information Security
9 12 (21.05%) Business Development
9 12 (21.05%) Analytics
9 12 (21.05%) Data Centre
10 11 (19.30%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (19.30%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (19.30%) Windows
10 11 (19.30%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (14.04%) Finance
12 7 (12.28%) ITIL
12 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (12.28%) Marketing
12 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (10.53%) Office 365
13 6 (10.53%) DevOps
13 6 (10.53%) Scrum
13 6 (10.53%) MCSE

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 11 (19.30%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.51%) Confluence
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.75%) SAP EP
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 27 (47.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (45.61%) SaaS
3 15 (26.32%) PaaS
4 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (10.53%) Office 365
6 4 (7.02%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (3.51%) GitHub
9 1 (1.75%) Bluemix
9 1 (1.75%) Heroku
9 1 (1.75%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) VPN
2 4 (7.02%) Firewall
3 3 (5.26%) LAN
3 3 (5.26%) Skype
3 3 (5.26%) WAN
4 2 (3.51%) Internet
4 2 (3.51%) Network Security
4 2 (3.51%) WLAN
5 1 (1.75%) PBX
5 1 (1.75%) SAN
5 1 (1.75%) Softswitch
5 1 (1.75%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) JIRA
1 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.75%) Babel
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) Gradle
2 1 (1.75%) JUnit
2 1 (1.75%) Maven
2 1 (1.75%) PostCSS
2 1 (1.75%) Spock
2 1 (1.75%) Visual Composer
2 1 (1.75%) webpack
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Architect
2 17 (29.82%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (19.30%) Business Development Manager
3 11 (19.30%) Business Manager
3 11 (19.30%) Development Manager
4 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Technical Writer
6 4 (7.02%) Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) IT Risk Manager
8 2 (3.51%) IT Security Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Risk Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Security Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Service Desk Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) CSS
2 5 (8.77%) HTML
2 5 (8.77%) HTML5
3 2 (3.51%) RESTful
4 1 (1.75%) JMS
4 1 (1.75%) OOCSS
4 1 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.75%) Redux
4 1 (1.75%) Sass
4 1 (1.75%) Spring
4 1 (1.75%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.75%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.51%) Internet of Things
4 2 (3.51%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.51%) Tandem
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Linux
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Capacity Management
1 18 (31.58%) Enterprise Architecture
1 18 (31.58%) Network Design
1 18 (31.58%) Problem Management
2 14 (24.56%) Performance Management
2 14 (24.56%) Risk Management
3 13 (22.81%) Information Security
4 12 (21.05%) Analytics
4 12 (21.05%) Business Development
5 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (19.30%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (19.30%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (12.28%) ITIL
7 6 (10.53%) DevOps
7 6 (10.53%) Scrum
8 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.02%) IT Strategy
9 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
10 3 (5.26%) Line Management
10 3 (5.26%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) Java
1 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.77%) PHP
3 2 (3.51%) GraphQL
3 2 (3.51%) SQL
4 1 (1.75%) ES6
4 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) MCSE
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.02%) MCSA
3 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.51%) Degree
4 2 (3.51%) MCITP
4 2 (3.51%) MCSD
4 2 (3.51%) MCTS
5 1 (1.75%) CISA
5 1 (1.75%) CISM
5 1 (1.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.75%) COBIT
3 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (38.60%) Hyper-V
2 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.51%) Docker
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) VMware
2 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) Cisco
4 3 (5.26%) Google
5 2 (3.51%) Capita
5 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.51%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) Avaya
6 1 (1.75%) BroadSoft
6 1 (1.75%) EMC
6 1 (1.75%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) Mitel
6 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.75%) Sonus