Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Cloud
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 132 196 229
Rank change year-on-year +64 +33 +30
Permanent jobs citing Public Cloud 42 40 54
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.37% 0.71% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.62% 1.92% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 44 43 49
Median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £36,500 £38,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £100,000 £72,549
North West median annual salary £60,000 £63,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -7.69%

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 1,159 2,080 2,577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 37.70% 36.92% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,012 1,647 2,159
Median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,312 £72,312
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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
Stockport +37 5 £35,000 -6.67%
Bolton - 1 £75,000 -
Public Cloud
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 31 (73.81%) Azure
2 26 (61.90%) DevOps
3 23 (54.76%) PowerShell
4 22 (52.38%) Terraform
5 21 (50.00%) AWS
6 20 (47.62%) Linux
6 20 (47.62%) Python
7 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
7 17 (40.48%) Infrastructure as Code
8 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (33.33%) Puppet
10 13 (30.95%) Bash Shell
10 13 (30.95%) VMware
10 13 (30.95%) Kubernetes
11 12 (28.57%) Ansible
12 11 (26.19%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (26.19%) Windows
13 10 (23.81%) Docker
13 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (23.81%) IaaS
14 9 (21.43%) GCP
14 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
14 9 (21.43%) Unix
14 9 (21.43%) Configuration Management
14 9 (21.43%) Finance
14 9 (21.43%) SaaS
14 9 (21.43%) PaaS
15 8 (19.05%) Information Security
16 7 (16.67%) TeamCity
16 7 (16.67%) Git (software)

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 5 (11.90%) IIS
1 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) Confluence
3 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.38%) nginx
4 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (73.81%) Azure
2 21 (50.00%) AWS
3 10 (23.81%) IaaS
4 9 (21.43%) GCP
4 9 (21.43%) PaaS
4 9 (21.43%) SaaS
5 5 (11.90%) Office 365
6 4 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (9.52%) OneDrive
7 2 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (4.76%) Serverless
8 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Firewall
1 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 6 (14.29%) VLAN
2 5 (11.90%) SAN
3 4 (9.52%) NAS
3 4 (9.52%) WAN
4 3 (7.14%) DNS
4 3 (7.14%) HTTP
4 3 (7.14%) IPv4
4 3 (7.14%) MPLS
4 3 (7.14%) OSPF
4 3 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (2.38%) LAN
5 1 (2.38%) VoIP
5 1 (2.38%) WebEx
5 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 5 (11.90%) GitLab
3 5 (11.90%) SonarQube
4 4 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (7.14%) JIRA
5 3 (7.14%) Subversion
6 2 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (2.38%) Gerrit
7 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Law
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Azure Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Platform Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Architect
4 4 (9.52%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (9.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Lead DevOps
5 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 3 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) DevOps Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Node.js
2 4 (9.52%) REST
2 4 (9.52%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) COM
4 1 (2.38%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.90%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.14%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Linux
2 11 (26.19%) Windows
3 9 (21.43%) Unix
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.38%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) DevOps
2 17 (40.48%) Infrastructure as Code
3 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (21.43%) Configuration Management
5 8 (19.05%) Information Security
6 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
7 5 (11.90%) Cryptography
7 5 (11.90%) High Availability
7 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Automation
7 5 (11.90%) Runbook
8 4 (9.52%) Architectural Design
8 4 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (9.52%) Fintech
8 4 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (9.52%) Presales
8 4 (9.52%) Project Management
9 3 (7.14%) Cyber Intelligence
9 3 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
9 3 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) PowerShell
2 20 (47.62%) Python
3 13 (30.95%) Bash Shell
4 4 (9.52%) Go
4 4 (9.52%) Perl
4 4 (9.52%) SQL
5 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) GIAC
2 3 (7.14%) RHCE
3 1 (2.38%) CCSA
3 1 (2.38%) CISSP
3 1 (2.38%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Docker
1 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
4 3 (7.14%) zsh
5 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.76%) VMware NSX
6 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (52.38%) Terraform
2 14 (33.33%) Puppet
3 13 (30.95%) Kubernetes
4 12 (28.57%) Ansible
5 11 (26.19%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (14.29%) SCCM
7 4 (9.52%) CFEngine
8 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (7.14%) vRealize
9 2 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
10 1 (2.38%) Grafana
10 1 (2.38%) Graylog
10 1 (2.38%) HAProxy
10 1 (2.38%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) VMware
3 6 (14.29%) Veeam
4 5 (11.90%) Cisco
5 3 (7.14%) EMC
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle
5 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.76%) NetApp
6 2 (4.76%) SaltStack
6 2 (4.76%) Sophos
6 2 (4.76%) Splunk
7 1 (2.38%) Citrix
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) SAP
7 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds