Period
to 29 March 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 29 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
North West > Manchester
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 102 89 111
Rank change year-on-year -13 +22 +29
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 131 225 215
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.57% 3.57% 2.91%
As % of the General category 7.58% 9.34% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 116 198 123
Median annual salary £54,743 £45,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.65% -9.09% +23.75%
10th Percentile £30,250 £25,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £81,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +16.50%

Public Sector is in the General 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 common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,729 2,409 2,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 33.89% 38.20% 38.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,230 1,934 2,318
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £68,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Manchester

Public Sector
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Public Sector in Manchester

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in Manchester over the 6 months to 29 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in Manchester

Public Sector
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 Sector within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 29 March 2020. 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
Oldham +1 7 £41,750 -7.22%
Salford +10 4 £35,000 -7.89%
Stockport 0 2 £75,000 +294.74% 1
Wigan - 2 £75,000 -
Rochdale - 1 £75,000 - 1
Altrincham - 1 £47,500 -
Bolton - 1 £75,000 -
Public Sector
North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, IT jobs citing Public Sector 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 Sector.

1 68 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (32.82%) Coaching
3 42 (32.06%) Microsoft
4 41 (31.30%) Mentoring
5 34 (25.95%) Azure
6 32 (24.43%) AWS
7 29 (22.14%) DevOps
8 28 (21.37%) Java
8 28 (21.37%) Finance
9 27 (20.61%) Windows
9 27 (20.61%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (20.61%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (18.32%) Python
10 24 (18.32%) Degree
11 21 (16.03%) Linux
11 21 (16.03%) Active Directory
11 21 (16.03%) Analytics
12 20 (15.27%) Office 365
13 19 (14.50%) Data Centre
13 19 (14.50%) ITIL
13 19 (14.50%) JavaScript
14 18 (13.74%) TDD
14 18 (13.74%) Software Engineering
14 18 (13.74%) VMware
14 18 (13.74%) Problem-Solving
15 17 (12.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 17 (12.98%) Windows Server
15 17 (12.98%) Security Cleared
16 16 (12.21%) C#
16 16 (12.21%) SQL

Public Sector
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 10 (7.63%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.87%) IIS
3 8 (6.11%) Apache
4 4 (3.05%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.29%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.53%) CMS
6 2 (1.53%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.53%) nginx
7 1 (0.76%) Drupal
7 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.76%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Relativity
1 4 (3.05%) Ringtail
2 2 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.76%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 34 (25.95%) Azure
2 32 (24.43%) AWS
3 20 (15.27%) Office 365
4 8 (6.11%) IaaS
4 8 (6.11%) PaaS
5 7 (5.34%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (3.82%) SaaS
7 4 (3.05%) Power Platform
8 3 (2.29%) GCP
9 1 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.76%) Amazon Cognito
9 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.76%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.76%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 1 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.76%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.76%) Route 53
9 1 (0.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.63%) DNS
1 10 (7.63%) Firewall
1 10 (7.63%) VPN
2 8 (6.11%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.11%) WAN
3 7 (5.34%) HTTP
3 7 (5.34%) LAN
4 6 (4.58%) Internet
5 5 (3.82%) ATM
5 5 (3.82%) DMZ
6 4 (3.05%) NetScaler
6 4 (3.05%) VSAN
7 3 (2.29%) DHCP
8 2 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.53%) IPsec
8 2 (1.53%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.53%) Multicast
8 2 (1.53%) SAN
8 2 (1.53%) SSL
9 1 (0.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.69%) NoSQL
2 11 (8.40%) MongoDB
2 11 (8.40%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (6.11%) RDBMS
3 8 (6.11%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.11%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.82%) Big Data
4 5 (3.82%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.05%) EDRMS
5 4 (3.05%) MySQL
5 4 (3.05%) Power BI
6 3 (2.29%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.53%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.53%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (1.53%) IDMS
7 2 (1.53%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.53%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (8.40%) Jenkins
2 10 (7.63%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.05%) Selenium
4 2 (1.53%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.76%) CircleCI
5 1 (0.76%) JIRA
5 1 (0.76%) Maven
5 1 (0.76%) NUnit
5 1 (0.76%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (21.37%) Finance
2 15 (11.45%) Banking
3 11 (8.40%) Marketing
4 9 (6.87%) Manufacturing
4 9 (6.87%) Retail
5 8 (6.11%) Telecoms
6 7 (5.34%) Electronics
6 7 (5.34%) Police
7 6 (4.58%) Fire and Rescue
7 6 (4.58%) Games
7 6 (4.58%) Local Government
8 1 (0.76%) Military
8 1 (0.76%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 27 (20.61%) Developer
2 18 (13.74%) Analyst
3 14 (10.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (9.16%) Graduate
5 9 (6.87%) Business Analyst
5 9 (6.87%) Software Developer
5 9 (6.87%) Software Engineer
6 8 (6.11%) Architect
6 8 (6.11%) Consultant
7 7 (5.34%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (5.34%) Graduate Software Developer
7 7 (5.34%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.58%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.58%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (4.58%) Server Engineer
9 5 (3.82%) Digital Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) Server Support
9 5 (3.82%) Server Support Engineer
9 5 (3.82%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.92%) .NET
1 13 (9.92%) HTML
2 11 (8.40%) CSS
3 10 (7.63%) RESTful
4 8 (6.11%) Web Services
5 7 (5.34%) JSON
5 7 (5.34%) Spring
5 7 (5.34%) Spring Boot
6 6 (4.58%) Ajax
6 6 (4.58%) Apache Flex
6 6 (4.58%) Servlets
7 4 (3.05%) Elastic Stack
7 4 (3.05%) HTML5
7 4 (3.05%) Node.js
7 4 (3.05%) Play Framework
8 2 (1.53%) OAuth
8 2 (1.53%) OAuth2
8 2 (1.53%) OpenID
8 2 (1.53%) REST
8 2 (1.53%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.61%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (14.50%) Data Centre
3 11 (8.40%) User Experience
4 8 (6.11%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.34%) Public Cloud
6 6 (4.58%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (4.58%) Online Games
6 6 (4.58%) Wiki
7 5 (3.82%) Blog
7 5 (3.82%) Cloud Native
7 5 (3.82%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (2.29%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.29%) Chip and PIN
8 3 (2.29%) Contactless
8 3 (2.29%) NHS
9 2 (1.53%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.53%) PKI
9 2 (1.53%) Smartcard
9 2 (1.53%) Tandem
9 2 (1.53%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.61%) Windows
2 21 (16.03%) Linux
3 17 (12.98%) Windows Server
4 11 (8.40%) Windows 10
5 7 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (5.34%) Unix
6 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.05%) Mac OS X
7 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.53%) AIX
9 2 (1.53%) Android
9 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.53%) VME
9 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.76%) Solaris
10 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (32.82%) Coaching
3 41 (31.30%) Mentoring
4 29 (22.14%) DevOps
5 27 (20.61%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (16.03%) Analytics
7 19 (14.50%) ITIL
8 18 (13.74%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (13.74%) Software Engineering
8 18 (13.74%) TDD
9 17 (12.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 15 (11.45%) Scrum
10 15 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (9.92%) BDD
11 13 (9.92%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 12 (9.16%) Open Source
13 11 (8.40%) E-Commerce
13 11 (8.40%) Service Management
14 10 (7.63%) Microservices
14 10 (7.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.37%) Java
2 24 (18.32%) Python
3 19 (14.50%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.21%) C#
4 16 (12.21%) SQL
5 12 (9.16%) C++
6 8 (6.11%) Scala
7 7 (5.34%) Java 8
7 7 (5.34%) Ruby
8 6 (4.58%) Groovy
9 5 (3.82%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.05%) R
11 3 (2.29%) PHP
12 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.76%) C
12 1 (0.76%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.76%) Perl
12 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (18.32%) Degree
2 17 (12.98%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.53%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.76%) CCDP
6 1 (0.76%) CCNP
6 1 (0.76%) CISA
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.76%) CISM
6 1 (0.76%) CISSP
6 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) MCP
6 1 (0.76%) MCSE
6 1 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) QA
2 3 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.53%) GDPR
3 2 (1.53%) PA-DSS
3 2 (1.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.76%) DICOM
4 1 (0.76%) HL7
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (0.76%) NIST
4 1 (0.76%) SLA
4 1 (0.76%) WCAG
System Software
1 21 (16.03%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.16%) Docker
3 11 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.82%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (3.05%) XenApp
5 4 (3.05%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.29%) VMware NSX
6 3 (2.29%) vSphere
7 2 (1.53%) HDFS
7 2 (1.53%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.53%) RACF
8 1 (0.76%) GPFS
8 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (6.87%) SCCM
2 8 (6.11%) Kubernetes
2 8 (6.11%) SCOM
3 5 (3.82%) Ansible
3 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (3.82%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (3.05%) FTK
4 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (3.05%) Puppet
4 4 (3.05%) ZABBIX
5 3 (2.29%) vRealize
6 2 (1.53%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.53%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.53%) Terraform
7 1 (0.76%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 42 (32.06%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.74%) VMware
3 14 (10.69%) Oracle
4 11 (8.40%) Cisco
5 9 (6.87%) SAP
6 8 (6.11%) NetApp
7 6 (4.58%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.82%) EMC
8 5 (3.82%) Palo Alto
8 5 (3.82%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.05%) Citrix
9 4 (3.05%) HP
10 3 (2.29%) Cloudera
10 3 (2.29%) IBM
10 3 (2.29%) Talend
11 2 (1.53%) CA
11 2 (1.53%) Capita
11 2 (1.53%) Google
11 2 (1.53%) Hortonworks
11 2 (1.53%) Paxata