The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 100 113 121
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 19 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.11% 0.40% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.39% 10.00% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 1
Average salary £48,750 £22,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+116.66% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.78%
Amazon AWS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
98 70 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.70% 4.05% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 84 51 31
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £25,000 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Cheshire region.

Amazon AWS Salary Trend in Cheshire

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +7 8 £42,500 - 3
Wilmslow - 6 £56,250 - 1
Warrington 0 3 £65,000 +36.84%
Amazon AWS
North West

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon AWS.

1 30 (68.18%) Web Services
2 23 (52.27%) SQL
3 21 (47.73%) Java
3 21 (47.73%) Linux
3 21 (47.73%) DevOps
4 17 (38.64%) Jenkins
5 15 (34.09%) MySQL
5 15 (34.09%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (31.82%) J2EE
7 13 (29.55%) Big Data
7 13 (29.55%) Mobile App
8 12 (27.27%) Route 53
8 12 (27.27%) Amazon S3
9 11 (25.00%) Load Balancing
9 11 (25.00%) Puppet
10 10 (22.73%) REST
10 10 (22.73%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (22.73%) VMware
10 10 (22.73%) JSON
11 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (20.45%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
11 9 (20.45%) Tomcat
11 9 (20.45%) Amazon Glacier
11 9 (20.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
12 8 (18.18%) Oracle
12 8 (18.18%) XML

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon AWS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.45%) Tomcat
2 5 (11.36%) Apache
3 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.82%) nginx
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.55%) Jetty
5 2 (4.55%) IIS
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.27%) Node.js
6 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.09%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (27.27%) Amazon S3
2 12 (27.27%) Route 53
3 9 (20.45%) Amazon Glacier
3 9 (20.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 9 (20.45%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (6.82%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (6.82%) SaaS
5 3 (6.82%) PaaS
6 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.27%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 7 (15.91%) DNS
2 7 (15.91%) Firewall
3 5 (11.36%) HTTP
4 4 (9.09%) VPN
4 4 (9.09%) Broadband
4 4 (9.09%) VoIP
4 4 (9.09%) SMTP
5 2 (4.55%) DHCP
5 2 (4.55%) Network Security
6 1 (2.27%) Junos
6 1 (2.27%) Wireless
6 1 (2.27%) LAN
6 1 (2.27%) OSPF
6 1 (2.27%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) MySQL
2 13 (29.55%) Big Data
3 10 (22.73%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.27%) Redis
5 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (38.64%) Jenkins
2 8 (18.18%) JIRA
3 3 (6.82%) Hudson
4 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.55%) JUnit
4 2 (4.55%) JMeter
4 2 (4.55%) Maven
4 2 (4.55%) Selenium
4 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) Developer
2 6 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Architect
3 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (6.82%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (4.55%) UI/UX Designer
6 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Lead Architect
6 2 (4.55%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (68.18%) Web Services
2 14 (31.82%) J2EE
3 10 (22.73%) REST
3 10 (22.73%) JSON
4 8 (18.18%) XML
4 8 (18.18%) SOAP
5 7 (15.91%) JSP
6 2 (4.55%) Servlets
6 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.55%) Spring
6 2 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (4.55%) Spring MVC
6 2 (4.55%) Grails
6 2 (4.55%) RESTful
7 1 (2.27%) Kafka
7 1 (2.27%) Akka
7 1 (2.27%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 5 (11.36%) Telematics
3 5 (11.36%) Replication
4 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Private Cloud
5 2 (4.55%) Taxonomies
5 2 (4.55%) User Experience
6 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.27%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Android
2 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Apple iOS
3 4 (9.09%) CentOS
4 2 (4.55%) UNIX
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) DevOps
2 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 6 (13.64%) Line Management
6 6 (13.64%) Server Monitoring
7 5 (11.36%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (11.36%) Android Development
7 5 (11.36%) iOS Development
7 5 (11.36%) Service Management
8 4 (9.09%) Information Security Management
8 4 (9.09%) Security Management
8 4 (9.09%) Information Security
8 4 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (9.09%) Change Control
9 2 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (4.55%) Auto-Scaling
9 2 (4.55%) Use Case
9 2 (4.55%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) SQL
2 21 (47.73%) Java
3 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
4 8 (18.18%) Ruby
5 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.09%) Python
5 4 (9.09%) Perl
6 3 (6.82%) PHP
7 2 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) CCNP
2 1 (2.27%) CCNA
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
1 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) Puppet
2 6 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.82%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.27%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) VMware
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle
3 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco
4 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.55%) RightScale
5 2 (4.55%) Google
6 1 (2.27%) Aruba
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix
6 1 (2.27%) Juniper
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