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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 27 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 157 120 92
Rank change year-on-year -37 -28 +137
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 109 99 107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.81% 2.21% 2.95%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.24% 5.20% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 53 67 77
10th Percentile £37,940 £47,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £55,630
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% -3.70% +12.50%
75th Percentile £85,000 £83,125 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £76,250
North West median annual salary £64,067 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +6.78% -11.11% +12.50%

PaaS 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 2,570 1,905 1,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 42.63% 42.59% 33.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,759 1,547 981
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,249 £33,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £73,675 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
North West median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +6.10%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Manchester

PaaS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for PaaS in Manchester

PaaS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing PaaS in Manchester over the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

Salary histogram for PaaS in Manchester

PaaS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 27 June 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 - 3 £40,000 -
Bolton -3 2 £48,750 -2.50%
PaaS
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, IT jobs citing PaaS 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 PaaS.

1 85 (77.98%) Azure
2 76 (69.72%) Microsoft
3 65 (59.63%) IaaS
4 53 (48.62%) DevOps
5 48 (44.04%) SaaS
6 44 (40.37%) Microsoft 365
7 40 (36.70%) Windows
8 36 (33.03%) AWS
9 33 (30.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 31 (28.44%) Active Directory
11 30 (27.52%) Cybersecurity
12 29 (26.61%) Agile
13 27 (24.77%) User Experience
13 27 (24.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 26 (23.85%) Virtual Desktop
15 25 (22.94%) Thought Leadership
16 24 (22.02%) TOGAF
17 23 (21.10%) Analytics
17 23 (21.10%) Microsoft Intune
17 23 (21.10%) Value Proposition
17 23 (21.10%) Social Skills
18 21 (19.27%) Data Centre
19 19 (17.43%) Business Intelligence
19 19 (17.43%) Test Automation
20 18 (16.51%) Cloud Computing
20 18 (16.51%) Kubernetes
20 18 (16.51%) Artificial Intelligence
21 17 (15.60%) Software Testing
21 17 (15.60%) PLM
21 17 (15.60%) AWS Certification

PaaS
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 16 (14.68%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.26%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.42%) IIS
4 3 (2.75%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.92%) CMS
5 1 (0.92%) Drupal
5 1 (0.92%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) HFM
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 85 (77.98%) Azure
2 65 (59.63%) IaaS
3 48 (44.04%) SaaS
4 44 (40.37%) Microsoft 365
5 36 (33.03%) AWS
6 18 (16.51%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (15.60%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (3.67%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (3.67%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (3.67%) Google Workspace
9 3 (2.75%) OneDrive
9 3 (2.75%) Power Platform
10 2 (1.83%) Azure DevOps
11 1 (0.92%) Amazon ECS
11 1 (0.92%) Azure Key Vault
11 1 (0.92%) Azure Monitor
11 1 (0.92%) Azure Service Bus
11 1 (0.92%) Azure Storage
11 1 (0.92%) GCP
11 1 (0.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) MPLS
1 8 (7.34%) WAN
2 7 (6.42%) DNS
2 7 (6.42%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.59%) VLAN
4 4 (3.67%) Firewall
5 3 (2.75%) LAN
5 3 (2.75%) VPN
6 2 (1.83%) DHCP
7 1 (0.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.50%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.83%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.83%) GIS
5 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.92%) Big Data
6 1 (0.92%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.92%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.92%) Power BI
6 1 (0.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.67%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.75%) GitLab
4 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.92%) jspm
4 1 (0.92%) MSTest
4 1 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.92%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (21.10%) Social Skills
2 17 (15.60%) Presentation Skills
3 9 (8.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 8 (7.34%) Legal
5 7 (6.42%) Public Sector
6 6 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.67%) Advertising
7 4 (3.67%) Documentation Skills
7 4 (3.67%) Finance
7 4 (3.67%) Local Government
7 4 (3.67%) Marketing
8 3 (2.75%) Automotive
8 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.83%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.92%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.92%) Law
10 1 (0.92%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 45 (41.28%) Consultant
2 36 (33.03%) Architect
3 21 (19.27%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (16.51%) Cloud Architect
4 18 (16.51%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 17 (15.60%) Cloud Consultant
5 17 (15.60%) Solutions Consultant
6 16 (14.68%) Senior Consultant
7 10 (9.17%) Azure Consultant
8 9 (8.26%) Developer
9 8 (7.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Consultant
9 8 (7.34%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
10 7 (6.42%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (5.50%) Principal Architect
11 6 (5.50%) Principal Technical Architect
11 6 (5.50%) Technical Architect
12 5 (4.59%) .NET Developer
13 4 (3.67%) Chief Architect
13 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.09%) .NET
2 5 (4.59%) .NET Core
2 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.59%) HTML
2 5 (4.59%) HTML5
2 5 (4.59%) jQuery
2 5 (4.59%) Node.js
3 4 (3.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (3.67%) Ajax
3 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (3.67%) JSON
3 4 (3.67%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (3.67%) ODBC
3 4 (3.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (3.67%) XML
3 4 (3.67%) XSLT
4 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.83%) React
6 1 (0.92%) Aurelia
6 1 (0.92%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.77%) User Experience
2 21 (19.27%) Data Centre
3 11 (10.09%) Public Cloud
4 9 (8.26%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (5.50%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.75%) FMCG
6 3 (2.75%) IoT
7 2 (1.83%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 40 (36.70%) Windows
2 16 (14.68%) Windows 10
3 7 (6.42%) Linux
4 3 (2.75%) Unix
5 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (48.62%) DevOps
2 30 (27.52%) Cybersecurity
3 29 (26.61%) Agile
4 27 (24.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 25 (22.94%) Thought Leadership
6 24 (22.02%) TOGAF
7 23 (21.10%) Analytics
7 23 (21.10%) Value Proposition
8 19 (17.43%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (17.43%) Test Automation
9 18 (16.51%) Artificial Intelligence
10 17 (15.60%) Business Analytics
10 17 (15.60%) PLM
10 17 (15.60%) Robotic Process Automation
10 17 (15.60%) Software Testing
11 14 (12.84%) Infrastructure as Code
12 12 (11.01%) CI/CD
12 12 (11.01%) Migration
13 11 (10.09%) Microservices
14 10 (9.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.01%) Python
2 11 (10.09%) PowerShell
3 9 (8.26%) SQL
4 8 (7.34%) C#
5 5 (4.59%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.67%) Java
6 4 (3.67%) Ruby
6 4 (3.67%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.75%) Bash
7 3 (2.75%) Perl
8 1 (0.92%) Go
8 1 (0.92%) Groovy
8 1 (0.92%) R
8 1 (0.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (30.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (15.60%) AWS Certification
3 12 (11.01%) SC Cleared
3 12 (11.01%) Security Cleared
4 7 (6.42%) MCSE
4 7 (6.42%) MCTS
4 7 (6.42%) TOGAF Certification
5 6 (5.50%) MCSA
6 4 (3.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.67%) DBS Check
6 4 (3.67%) Degree
6 4 (3.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.92%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.92%) SOC 2
System Software
1 31 (28.44%) Active Directory
2 26 (23.85%) Virtual Desktop
3 11 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.34%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (4.59%) Docker
6 4 (3.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (21.10%) Microsoft Intune
2 18 (16.51%) Kubernetes
3 14 (12.84%) SCCM
4 11 (10.09%) Terraform
5 8 (7.34%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (7.34%) Puppet
6 3 (2.75%) Ansible
6 3 (2.75%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.92%) Grafana
7 1 (0.92%) Kibana
7 1 (0.92%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 76 (69.72%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.09%) VMware
3 5 (4.59%) Cisco
3 5 (4.59%) Palo Alto
3 5 (4.59%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (4.59%) SaltStack
3 5 (4.59%) SolarWinds
3 5 (4.59%) Veeam
4 4 (3.67%) NEC
4 4 (3.67%) Northgate
5 2 (1.83%) Citrix
5 2 (1.83%) Darktrace
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle
5 2 (1.83%) Rapid7
5 2 (1.83%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.92%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.92%) Red Hat