Period
to 12 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Server Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Server Management over the 6 months to 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Server Management
North West > Manchester
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 179 184 244
Rank change year-on-year +5 +60 +15
Permanent jobs citing Server Management 32 13 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.75% 0.34% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.37% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 26
10th Percentile £40,750 £36,950 £40,625
25th Percentile £43,000 £39,875 £43,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £43,000 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.28% -10.42% +47.69%
75th Percentile £57,500 £44,500 £55,938
90th Percentile £61,750 " £62,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +21.43%

Server Management 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 4,012 3,532 5,868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 93.85% 93.29% 94.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3,176 2,893 4,633
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £39,121 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.53% +3.33%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
North West median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.00% +11.11% +2.27%

Server Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Management in Manchester

Server Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Server Management in Manchester

Server Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Server Management in Manchester over the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Server Management in Manchester

Server Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Management within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 12 June 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
Bolton - 3 £42,500 - 1
Wigan - 1 £27,500 -
Server Management
North West

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, IT jobs citing Server Management 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 Server Management.

1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Windows Server
3 22 (68.75%) Azure
4 16 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 15 (46.88%) AWS
5 15 (46.88%) Microsoft 365
5 15 (46.88%) MySQL
5 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
6 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 13 (40.63%) IIS
7 13 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (37.50%) SaaS
8 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (31.25%) SQL
9 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
9 10 (31.25%) DevOps
10 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
11 7 (21.88%) IaaS
11 7 (21.88%) Server Building
12 6 (18.75%) React
12 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
12 6 (18.75%) Firewall
13 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
13 5 (15.63%) Linux
13 5 (15.63%) Python
13 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
13 5 (15.63%) Private Cloud
13 5 (15.63%) Ansible

Server Management
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 13 (40.63%) IIS
2 3 (9.38%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (9.38%) CloudStack
2 3 (9.38%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (9.38%) nginx
2 3 (9.38%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (68.75%) Azure
2 15 (46.88%) AWS
2 15 (46.88%) Microsoft 365
3 12 (37.50%) SaaS
4 7 (21.88%) IaaS
5 3 (9.38%) Amazon ECS
5 3 (9.38%) Amazon EKS
5 3 (9.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (9.38%) Datadog
5 3 (9.38%) GCP
5 3 (9.38%) npm
5 3 (9.38%) OpenShift
5 3 (9.38%) PaaS
5 3 (9.38%) Pulumi
5 3 (9.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.38%) VLAN
3 2 (6.25%) DMZ
3 2 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 2 (6.25%) NAS
3 2 (6.25%) SAN
3 2 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) MySQL
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
3 3 (9.38%) MariaDB
3 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
3 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.38%) Redis
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 3 (9.38%) GitLab
2 3 (9.38%) Gradle
2 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
1 3 (9.38%) Social Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Cloud Specialist
2 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 6 (18.75%) IT Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
3 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (9.38%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Azure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Developer
3 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Developer
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) React
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) .NET Core
2 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
2 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
2 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (9.38%) CSS
2 3 (9.38%) CSS3
2 3 (9.38%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) HTML5
2 3 (9.38%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (9.38%) Node.js
2 3 (9.38%) React Native
2 3 (9.38%) Spring Boot
2 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (9.38%) Vue.js
3 2 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Private Cloud
2 3 (9.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.63%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Unix
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (31.25%) DevOps
4 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.88%) Server Building
5 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (12.50%) ITIL
8 3 (9.38%) Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) Coaching
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) High Availability
8 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure as Code
8 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (9.38%) MVC
8 3 (9.38%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (9.38%) SEO
8 3 (9.38%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
3 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
4 5 (15.63%) Python
5 3 (9.38%) C#
5 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) Docker
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.25%) LXC
3 2 (6.25%) NFS
3 2 (6.25%) SRDF
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Ansible
2 4 (12.50%) Terraform
3 3 (9.38%) Kubernetes
3 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.38%) Prometheus
3 3 (9.38%) Puppet
4 2 (6.25%) SCCM
5 1 (3.13%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (3.13%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (3.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco
2 4 (12.50%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Xamarin
4 2 (6.25%) Dell
4 2 (6.25%) EMC
4 2 (6.25%) Hitachi
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) NetApp
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) Zerto
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix