Period
to 12 April 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
North West > Manchester
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 137 187 212
Rank change year-on-year +50 +25 +56
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 61 37 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.65% 0.76% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.58% 2.00% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 42
10th Percentile £37,200 £47,000 £36,375
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,864 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,750 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +9.09%
75th Percentile £73,750 £100,000 £71,560
90th Percentile £81,000 £105,000 £88,375
North West median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +1.69%

Public Cloud is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,333 1,853 2,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.10% 37.88% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,079 1,434 2,014
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,168 £36,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +9.20%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
North West median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +5.88%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in Manchester

Public Cloud
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Public Cloud in Manchester

Public Cloud
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Cloud in Manchester over the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Public Cloud in Manchester

Public Cloud
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Cloud within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 12 April 2021. 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
Altrincham - 1 £55,000 - 1
Public Cloud
North West

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, IT jobs citing Public Cloud 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 Public Cloud.

1 43 (70.49%) Azure
2 41 (67.21%) AWS
3 39 (63.93%) DevOps
4 37 (60.66%) Microsoft
5 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (57.38%) Python
7 33 (54.10%) Ansible
8 32 (52.46%) Linux
9 28 (45.90%) Puppet
9 28 (45.90%) Infrastructure as Code
10 27 (44.26%) PowerShell
11 26 (42.62%) Configuration Management
12 25 (40.98%) VMware
12 25 (40.98%) Docker
13 24 (39.34%) Bash Shell
13 24 (39.34%) Firewall
14 23 (37.70%) Unix
14 23 (37.70%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (36.07%) Web Services
15 22 (36.07%) Terraform
16 19 (31.15%) Kubernetes
16 19 (31.15%) VMware ESXi
17 18 (29.51%) PaaS
17 18 (29.51%) SC Cleared
17 18 (29.51%) Security Cleared
17 18 (29.51%) IaaS
18 16 (26.23%) Scrum
18 16 (26.23%) VLAN
19 15 (24.59%) Oracle
19 15 (24.59%) GCP

Public Cloud
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 (22.95%) Confluence
2 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 43 (70.49%) Azure
2 41 (67.21%) AWS
3 18 (29.51%) IaaS
3 18 (29.51%) PaaS
4 15 (24.59%) GCP
5 14 (22.95%) SaaS
6 7 (11.48%) Serverless
7 5 (8.20%) Amazon EKS
8 4 (6.56%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (6.56%) Microsoft 365
9 2 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (3.28%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (3.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (39.34%) Firewall
2 16 (26.23%) VLAN
3 14 (22.95%) IPv4
3 14 (22.95%) OSPF
3 14 (22.95%) VPN
4 7 (11.48%) WAN
5 5 (8.20%) Cisco Firepower
5 5 (8.20%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (8.20%) Ethernet
5 5 (8.20%) LAN
5 5 (8.20%) Network Security
5 5 (8.20%) SD-WAN
6 2 (3.28%) DNS
6 2 (3.28%) MPLS
6 2 (3.28%) SSL
6 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) MySQL
1 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Git (software)
1 14 (22.95%) JIRA
1 14 (22.95%) Subversion
2 12 (19.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (11.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (11.48%) GitLab
4 3 (4.92%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.28%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.64%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (9.84%) Retail
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Finance
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Architect
2 14 (22.95%) Lead Systems Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) Linux Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) AWS DevOps
4 8 (13.11%) Platform Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Azure Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Azure Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Azure Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.07%) Web Services
2 5 (8.20%) JSON
2 5 (8.20%) Node.js
3 1 (1.64%) COM
3 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (6.56%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (6.56%) Private Cloud
3 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 32 (52.46%) Linux
2 23 (37.70%) Unix
3 9 (14.75%) Windows
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.64%) Android
5 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (63.93%) DevOps
2 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (45.90%) Infrastructure as Code
4 26 (42.62%) Configuration Management
5 16 (26.23%) Scrum
6 14 (22.95%) Cyber Intelligence
6 14 (22.95%) Data Science
6 14 (22.95%) DevSecOps
6 14 (22.95%) ITIL
6 14 (22.95%) Machine Learning
6 14 (22.95%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 14 (22.95%) SDLC
6 14 (22.95%) Service Management
6 14 (22.95%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 14 (22.95%) Software Testing
6 14 (22.95%) Task Automation
7 11 (18.03%) Load Balancing
8 8 (13.11%) Microservices
9 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (11.48%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (57.38%) Python
2 27 (44.26%) PowerShell
3 24 (39.34%) Bash Shell
4 7 (11.48%) Perl
5 4 (6.56%) Go
5 4 (6.56%) Ruby
6 1 (1.64%) C#
6 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) SC Cleared
1 18 (29.51%) Security Cleared
2 14 (22.95%) GIAC
2 14 (22.95%) RHCE
3 5 (8.20%) OCP
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.28%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.64%) CCSA
5 1 (1.64%) CISSP
5 1 (1.64%) ISSAP
System Software
1 25 (40.98%) Docker
2 23 (37.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (31.15%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (14.75%) VMware NSX
5 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
5 4 (6.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (54.10%) Ansible
2 28 (45.90%) Puppet
3 22 (36.07%) Terraform
4 19 (31.15%) Kubernetes
5 14 (22.95%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (11.48%) CFEngine
7 6 (9.84%) SCCM
8 5 (8.20%) FortiGate
9 4 (6.56%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (3.28%) NetBackup
10 2 (3.28%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (1.64%) HAProxy
11 1 (1.64%) vCenter Server
11 1 (1.64%) vRealize
Vendors
1 37 (60.66%) Microsoft
2 25 (40.98%) VMware
3 15 (24.59%) Oracle
4 14 (22.95%) Red Hat
5 13 (21.31%) Google
6 5 (8.20%) CA
6 5 (8.20%) Cisco
6 5 (8.20%) Fortinet
6 5 (8.20%) SolarWinds
7 4 (6.56%) EMC
7 4 (6.56%) NetApp
8 2 (3.28%) SaltStack
8 2 (3.28%) Sophos
8 2 (3.28%) Veeam