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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Infrastructure as Code skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure as Code over the 6 months to 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as Code (IaC, Infra as Code)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 65 45 116
Rank change year-on-year -20 +71 +93
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 258 269 63
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 4.42% 5.67% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 6.00% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 177 191 46
10th Percentile £38,231 £38,750 £42,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,000 £60,000 £59,250
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.27% -1.25%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £95,500 £95,000 £81,250
North West median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.56% -2.50%

Infrastructure as Code is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,609 4,480 2,955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 96.18% 94.38% 93.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3,816 3,415 2,489
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,000 £39,750 £40,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £71,265 £66,318 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,400 £70,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

Infrastructure as Code
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure as Code in Manchester

Infrastructure as Code
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in Manchester.

Salary trend for Infrastructure as Code in Manchester

Infrastructure as Code
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in Manchester over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure as Code in Manchester

Infrastructure as Code
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure as Code within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 8 August 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
Bolton +8 1 £60,000 +26.32%
Infrastructure as Code
North West

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, IT jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 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 Infrastructure as Code.

1 167 (64.73%) DevOps
2 165 (63.95%) Terraform
3 164 (63.57%) AWS
4 163 (63.18%) CI/CD
5 146 (56.59%) Kubernetes
6 141 (54.65%) Azure
7 136 (52.71%) Agile
8 123 (47.67%) Python
9 118 (45.74%) Docker
10 94 (36.43%) Linux
11 79 (30.62%) GCP
12 73 (28.29%) AWS CloudFormation
12 73 (28.29%) Ansible
13 71 (27.52%) PowerShell
14 70 (27.13%) Go
15 67 (25.97%) Continuous Integration
15 67 (25.97%) Software Engineering
16 60 (23.26%) Jenkins
17 58 (22.48%) Open Source
18 57 (22.09%) Puppet
19 55 (21.32%) Opscode Chef
19 55 (21.32%) Windows
20 52 (20.16%) Serverless
21 48 (18.60%) Configuration Management
22 47 (18.22%) Azure DevOps
23 46 (17.83%) Java
24 45 (17.44%) Microsoft
24 45 (17.44%) Bash
24 45 (17.44%) Continuous Deployment
25 43 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery

Infrastructure as Code
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 14 (5.43%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (2.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.39%) Apache
3 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.39%) CMS
3 1 (0.39%) Confluence
3 1 (0.39%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 164 (63.57%) AWS
2 141 (54.65%) Azure
3 79 (30.62%) GCP
4 73 (28.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 52 (20.16%) Serverless
6 47 (18.22%) Azure DevOps
7 31 (12.02%) Amazon S3
7 31 (12.02%) GitHub
8 30 (11.63%) SaaS
9 28 (10.85%) AWS Lambda
10 24 (9.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 21 (8.14%) OpenShift
12 19 (7.36%) Amazon ECS
13 18 (6.98%) Amazon Kinesis
14 15 (5.81%) Microsoft 365
15 14 (5.43%) PaaS
16 13 (5.04%) Amazon EKS
16 13 (5.04%) IaaS
17 12 (4.65%) GitHub Actions
18 10 (3.88%) Azure AKS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.59%) Intrusion Detection
2 16 (6.20%) DNS
3 14 (5.43%) HTTPS
4 9 (3.49%) DHCP
5 7 (2.71%) Software-Defined Networking
5 7 (2.71%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.71%) VPN
5 7 (2.71%) WAN
6 6 (2.33%) Firewall
6 6 (2.33%) NGFW
7 5 (1.94%) Network Security
7 5 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (1.55%) LAN
9 3 (1.16%) MPLS
9 3 (1.16%) VLAN
10 2 (0.78%) NAS
10 2 (0.78%) SAN
11 1 (0.39%) OpenVPN
11 1 (0.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.36%) DynamoDB
2 18 (6.98%) Amazon Athena
3 13 (5.04%) MySQL
4 11 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (4.26%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.10%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.78%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.39%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.39%) Big Data
8 1 (0.39%) Delta Lake
8 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.39%) Presto
Development Applications
1 60 (23.26%) Jenkins
2 33 (12.79%) Octopus Deploy
2 33 (12.79%) TeamCity
3 32 (12.40%) IBM UrbanCode
3 32 (12.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (12.40%) Travis CI
4 26 (10.08%) GitLab
5 18 (6.98%) Git (software)
6 9 (3.49%) JIRA
7 8 (3.10%) Vagrant
8 6 (2.33%) CircleCI
8 6 (2.33%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.39%) Subversion
General
1 32 (12.40%) Inclusion and Diversity
1 32 (12.40%) Public Sector
2 26 (10.08%) Finance
3 14 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.04%) Retail
5 9 (3.49%) Social Skills
6 7 (2.71%) Banking
7 4 (1.55%) Fire and Rescue
7 4 (1.55%) Local Government
7 4 (1.55%) Police
8 3 (1.16%) Advertising
8 3 (1.16%) Legal
8 3 (1.16%) Marketing
9 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.78%) Games
9 2 (0.78%) Presentation Skills
9 2 (0.78%) Social Housing
10 1 (0.39%) Electronics
10 1 (0.39%) Law
10 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (29.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 66 (25.58%) Developer
3 43 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 25 (9.69%) Senior Developer
5 23 (8.91%) Senior DevOps
5 23 (8.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 21 (8.14%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 19 (7.36%) Consultant
7 19 (7.36%) DevOps Consultant
8 17 (6.59%) Information Officer
8 17 (6.59%) Information Security Officer
8 17 (6.59%) Security Officer
8 17 (6.59%) Site Engineer
9 14 (5.43%) C# Developer
10 12 (4.65%) Azure Engineer
10 12 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
10 12 (4.65%) Platform Engineer
10 12 (4.65%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 12 (4.65%) Software Developer
11 10 (3.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.40%) Elastic Stack
2 30 (11.63%) .NET
3 26 (10.08%) ARM Templates
3 26 (10.08%) React
4 23 (8.91%) .NET Core
5 22 (8.53%) Node.js
6 19 (7.36%) Web Services
7 18 (6.98%) REST
8 14 (5.43%) AngularJS
9 12 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
10 9 (3.49%) RESTful
10 9 (3.49%) YAML
11 6 (2.33%) LDAP
12 5 (1.94%) CSS
13 4 (1.55%) Angular 2
13 4 (1.55%) Serverless Framework
13 4 (1.55%) Sinatra
14 2 (0.78%) JSON
15 1 (0.39%) Symfony
15 1 (0.39%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.63%) User Experience
2 17 (6.59%) Cloud Native
2 17 (6.59%) Management Information System
2 17 (6.59%) Public Cloud
3 14 (5.43%) Blog
4 8 (3.10%) Virtual Team
5 6 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.94%) Cyberattack
6 5 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (1.94%) PKI
7 4 (1.55%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.16%) Cyber Defence
8 3 (1.16%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.16%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.78%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.78%) Legacy Applications
10 1 (0.39%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 94 (36.43%) Linux
2 55 (21.32%) Windows
3 32 (12.40%) Mesosphere
4 23 (8.91%) Unix
5 12 (4.65%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (64.73%) DevOps
2 163 (63.18%) CI/CD
3 136 (52.71%) Agile
4 67 (25.97%) Continuous Integration
4 67 (25.97%) Software Engineering
5 58 (22.48%) Open Source
6 48 (18.60%) Configuration Management
7 45 (17.44%) Continuous Deployment
8 43 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
9 41 (15.89%) TDD
10 38 (14.73%) Mentoring
11 33 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 32 (12.40%) Test Automation
13 30 (11.63%) Coaching
13 30 (11.63%) Technical Leadership
14 29 (11.24%) SOLID
15 28 (10.85%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 28 (10.85%) Microservices
16 27 (10.47%) Line Management
17 26 (10.08%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 123 (47.67%) Python
2 71 (27.52%) PowerShell
3 70 (27.13%) Go
4 46 (17.83%) Java
5 45 (17.44%) Bash
6 40 (15.50%) C#
7 34 (13.18%) Ruby
8 31 (12.02%) SQL
9 20 (7.75%) JavaScript
10 14 (5.43%) T-SQL
11 13 (5.04%) F#
12 5 (1.94%) ES6
13 4 (1.55%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.16%) C++
15 2 (0.78%) Perl
15 2 (0.78%) Scala
16 1 (0.39%) Bicep
16 1 (0.39%) Groovy
16 1 (0.39%) Kotlin
16 1 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (14.34%) Security Cleared
2 36 (13.95%) SC Cleared
3 21 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.49%) AWS Certification
4 9 (3.49%) Degree
5 8 (3.10%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.94%) MCSA
6 5 (1.94%) MCTS
7 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.59%) GRC
1 17 (6.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 17 (6.59%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.55%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 118 (45.74%) Docker
2 15 (5.81%) Active Directory
3 13 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.39%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 165 (63.95%) Terraform
2 146 (56.59%) Kubernetes
3 73 (28.29%) Ansible
4 57 (22.09%) Puppet
5 55 (21.32%) Opscode Chef
6 34 (13.18%) Prometheus
7 32 (12.40%) Automic
7 32 (12.40%) Consul
8 12 (4.65%) Kibana
9 11 (4.26%) logstash
10 9 (3.49%) Grafana
11 6 (2.33%) HP Fortify
12 5 (1.94%) Rancher
13 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
13 3 (1.16%) Packer
13 3 (1.16%) SCCM
14 2 (0.78%) CFEngine
14 2 (0.78%) Istio
14 2 (0.78%) Opsgenie
15 1 (0.39%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 45 (17.44%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.57%) Hitachi
3 31 (12.02%) Splunk
4 24 (9.30%) Google
5 17 (6.59%) VMware
6 6 (2.33%) Checkmarx
6 6 (2.33%) Cisco
6 6 (2.33%) Oracle
6 6 (2.33%) Palo Alto
6 6 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.33%) SolarWinds
6 6 (2.33%) Veracode
7 5 (1.94%) IBM
8 4 (1.55%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.55%) Citrix
9 3 (1.16%) SaltStack
9 3 (1.16%) Veeam
10 2 (0.78%) Darktrace
10 2 (0.78%) Dynatrace
10 2 (0.78%) Facebook