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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 18 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 162 105 110
Rank change year-on-year -57 +5 +94
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 89 94 95
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.58% 2.43% 2.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.72% 5.89% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 61 73 63
10th Percentile £37,500 £43,000 £37,950
25th Percentile £51,525 £51,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - -7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £73,189
North West median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year - +3.45% -3.33%

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 2,394 1,597 1,434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 42.55% 41.30% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,686 1,424 1,155
10th Percentile £34,000 £33,750 £31,768
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £39,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.80% +1.90% +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,563 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £76,250
North West median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +5.26%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Manchester

IaaS
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IaaS in Manchester.

Salary trend for IaaS in Manchester

IaaS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing IaaS in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 May 2022.

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 18 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Altrincham - 4 £40,000 -
Bolton - 2 £58,750 -
IaaS
North West

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, IT jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for IaaS.

1 73 (82.02%) PaaS
2 66 (74.16%) Azure
3 59 (66.29%) Microsoft
4 47 (52.81%) DevOps
5 44 (49.44%) AWS
6 41 (46.07%) SaaS
7 37 (41.57%) Windows
8 36 (40.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 29 (32.58%) Microsoft 365
9 29 (32.58%) Cybersecurity
10 25 (28.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 24 (26.97%) Data Centre
12 21 (23.60%) TOGAF
12 21 (23.60%) Thought Leadership
13 20 (22.47%) VMware
13 20 (22.47%) Terraform
13 20 (22.47%) AWS Certification
14 19 (21.35%) Analytics
14 19 (21.35%) Cloud Computing
14 19 (21.35%) Active Directory
14 19 (21.35%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (21.35%) CI/CD
15 18 (20.22%) Value Proposition
15 18 (20.22%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (20.22%) Kubernetes
16 17 (19.10%) Robotic Process Automation
16 17 (19.10%) Business Analytics
16 17 (19.10%) User Experience
16 17 (19.10%) Test Automation
16 17 (19.10%) Linux

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 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.37%) IIS
3 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 73 (82.02%) PaaS
2 66 (74.16%) Azure
3 44 (49.44%) AWS
4 41 (46.07%) SaaS
5 29 (32.58%) Microsoft 365
6 19 (21.35%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (11.24%) GCP
8 6 (6.74%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (4.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (4.49%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (3.37%) OneDrive
10 3 (3.37%) Power Platform
10 3 (3.37%) Serverless
11 1 (1.12%) Amazon ECS
11 1 (1.12%) Azure Key Vault
11 1 (1.12%) Azure Monitor
11 1 (1.12%) Azure Sentinel
11 1 (1.12%) Azure Service Bus
11 1 (1.12%) Azure Storage
11 1 (1.12%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.73%) DNS
2 11 (12.36%) MPLS
3 9 (10.11%) DHCP
3 9 (10.11%) Network Security
3 9 (10.11%) Remote Desktop
3 9 (10.11%) WAN
3 9 (10.11%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (8.99%) Firewall
4 8 (8.99%) VLAN
5 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.49%) LAN
7 3 (3.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.11%) MySQL
3 3 (3.37%) GIS
4 1 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.12%) Power BI
4 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.12%) Redis
4 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (4.49%) GitLab
3 1 (1.12%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.12%) jspm
3 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (19.10%) Presentation Skills
2 14 (15.73%) Social Skills
3 10 (11.24%) Public Sector
4 9 (10.11%) Legal
5 4 (4.49%) Advertising
5 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.49%) Marketing
6 3 (3.37%) Finance
6 3 (3.37%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 3 (3.37%) Influencing Skills
7 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.12%) Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (31.46%) Consultant
2 24 (26.97%) Architect
3 20 (22.47%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (20.22%) Cloud Architect
4 18 (20.22%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 17 (19.10%) Cloud Consultant
5 17 (19.10%) Solutions Consultant
6 15 (16.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (14.61%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (10.11%) Azure Consultant
9 6 (6.74%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (5.62%) Network Manager
10 5 (5.62%) Network Security Manager
10 5 (5.62%) Security Manager
11 4 (4.49%) AWS Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) Azure Architect
11 4 (4.49%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) Head of IT
11 4 (4.49%) Platform Engineer
12 3 (3.37%) Head of IT Operations
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.11%) LDAP
2 3 (3.37%) .NET
3 2 (2.25%) YAML
4 1 (1.12%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.12%) Aurelia
4 1 (1.12%) CSS
4 1 (1.12%) CSS3
4 1 (1.12%) HTML
4 1 (1.12%) HTML5
4 1 (1.12%) Middleware
4 1 (1.12%) Node.js
4 1 (1.12%) REST
4 1 (1.12%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.97%) Data Centre
2 17 (19.10%) User Experience
3 12 (13.48%) Clustering
4 10 (11.24%) PKI
5 6 (6.74%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (6.74%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (4.49%) FMCG
6 4 (4.49%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.25%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.12%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.12%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 37 (41.57%) Windows
2 17 (19.10%) Linux
3 13 (14.61%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.37%) Unix
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (52.81%) DevOps
2 36 (40.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 29 (32.58%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (23.60%) Thought Leadership
4 21 (23.60%) TOGAF
5 19 (21.35%) Analytics
5 19 (21.35%) CI/CD
6 18 (20.22%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (20.22%) Value Proposition
7 17 (19.10%) Artificial Intelligence
7 17 (19.10%) Business Analytics
7 17 (19.10%) ITIL
7 17 (19.10%) PLM
7 17 (19.10%) Robotic Process Automation
7 17 (19.10%) Software Testing
7 17 (19.10%) Test Automation
8 16 (17.98%) Agile
9 13 (14.61%) Infrastructure as Code
10 12 (13.48%) Migration
11 10 (11.24%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.10%) PowerShell
2 12 (13.48%) Python
3 3 (3.37%) Bash
3 3 (3.37%) Perl
4 1 (1.12%) C#
4 1 (1.12%) Go
4 1 (1.12%) Java
4 1 (1.12%) R
4 1 (1.12%) Ruby
4 1 (1.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (28.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (22.47%) AWS Certification
3 16 (17.98%) MCSA
3 16 (17.98%) MCTS
3 16 (17.98%) Security Cleared
4 12 (13.48%) SC Cleared
5 9 (10.11%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (7.87%) MCSE
7 4 (4.49%) MCITP
7 4 (4.49%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (1.12%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.37%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.12%) SOC 2
System Software
1 19 (21.35%) Active Directory
1 19 (21.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.11%) Virtual Desktop
3 7 (7.87%) Docker
3 7 (7.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (22.47%) Terraform
2 18 (20.22%) Kubernetes
3 15 (16.85%) SCCM
4 10 (11.24%) Puppet
5 9 (10.11%) Ansible
5 9 (10.11%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (5.62%) Grafana
7 5 (5.62%) Prometheus
8 3 (3.37%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 59 (66.29%) Microsoft
2 20 (22.47%) VMware
3 11 (12.36%) Cisco
4 9 (10.11%) Citrix
5 8 (8.99%) SolarWinds
5 8 (8.99%) Veeam
6 7 (7.87%) Darktrace
6 7 (7.87%) Rapid7
7 6 (6.74%) SaltStack
8 5 (5.62%) Juniper
9 4 (4.49%) Dynatrace
10 3 (3.37%) Datto
10 3 (3.37%) HP
10 3 (3.37%) McAfee
10 3 (3.37%) Palo Alto
10 3 (3.37%) Sophos
11 2 (2.25%) Oracle
12 1 (1.12%) Google
12 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com