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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 96 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 25 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.44% 0.49% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.58% 17.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 0
Average salary £42,500 £33,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
106 51 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.12% 2.77% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 93 40 25
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £40,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +16 7 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Wilmslow - 7 £34,000 - 3
Warrington - 6 £50,000 - 1
Macclesfield - 3 £35,000 - 3
Amazon AWS
North West

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 36 (66.67%) Web Services
2 29 (53.70%) SQL
2 29 (53.70%) Linux
3 20 (37.04%) MySQL
3 20 (37.04%) DevOps
4 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
4 19 (35.19%) Amazon S3
5 18 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 18 (33.33%) PHP
6 16 (29.63%) Java
6 16 (29.63%) Degree
6 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (27.78%) Ajax
7 15 (27.78%) jQuery
7 15 (27.78%) HTML
7 15 (27.78%) CSS
7 15 (27.78%) Jenkins
8 14 (25.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 14 (25.93%) Mobile App
8 14 (25.93%) HTML5
9 13 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (24.07%) E-Commerce
10 12 (22.22%) UNIX
10 12 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (20.37%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (20.37%) J2EE
11 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
12 10 (18.52%) VMware
12 10 (18.52%) XML
12 10 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 7 (12.96%) Apache
2 7 (12.96%) WordPress
3 6 (11.11%) IIS
3 6 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.19%) Amazon S3
2 12 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (20.37%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (12.96%) Route 53
5 6 (11.11%) Amazon Glacier
5 6 (11.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (7.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (3.70%) IaaS
7 2 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (3.70%) SaaS
7 2 (3.70%) PaaS
8 1 (1.85%) GitHub
8 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.85%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (1.85%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.11%) HTTP
3 4 (7.41%) Broadband
3 4 (7.41%) VoIP
3 4 (7.41%) SMTP
3 4 (7.41%) VPN
3 4 (7.41%) DNS
3 4 (7.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.04%) MySQL
2 14 (25.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 7 (12.96%) Big Data
4 6 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.85%) Redis
6 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.67%) JIRA
3 6 (11.11%) Selenium
3 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.11%) JMeter
3 6 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.85%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.85%) Subversion
4 1 (1.85%) Hudson
General
1 2 (3.70%) Publishing
2 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) Web Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Support Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.96%) Java Developer
5 7 (12.96%) Senior Web Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.56%) Architect
8 3 (5.56%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.70%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 2 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (66.67%) Web Services
2 15 (27.78%) Ajax
2 15 (27.78%) HTML
2 15 (27.78%) CSS
2 15 (27.78%) jQuery
3 14 (25.93%) HTML5
4 11 (20.37%) J2EE
5 10 (18.52%) XML
5 10 (18.52%) REST
6 9 (16.67%) JSP
6 9 (16.67%) SOAP
7 7 (12.96%) JSON
7 7 (12.96%) Phalcon
8 2 (3.70%) Grails
8 2 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.85%) LAMP
9 1 (1.85%) Django
9 1 (1.85%) WAMP
9 1 (1.85%) Kafka
9 1 (1.85%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.70%) User Experience
2 2 (3.70%) Replication
2 2 (3.70%) Taxonomies
2 2 (3.70%) Telematics
3 1 (1.85%) Open Source
3 1 (1.85%) iDTV
3 1 (1.85%) W3C
3 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (53.70%) Linux
2 12 (22.22%) UNIX
3 5 (9.26%) Windows
4 3 (5.56%) Android
4 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.70%) CentOS
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) DevOps
2 18 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (24.07%) E-Commerce
4 13 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.26%) Service Management
7 4 (7.41%) Information Security Management
7 4 (7.41%) Security Management
7 4 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (7.41%) Information Security
7 4 (7.41%) Change Control
8 3 (5.56%) Line Management
8 3 (5.56%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (5.56%) Project Management
9 2 (3.70%) OOP
9 2 (3.70%) OO
9 2 (3.70%) Web Design
9 2 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (53.70%) SQL
2 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
3 18 (33.33%) PHP
4 16 (29.63%) Java
5 7 (12.96%) Python
6 5 (9.26%) Ruby
7 4 (7.41%) Perl
7 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.70%) C#
9 1 (1.85%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
1 4 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.26%) Docker
4 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.85%) XenServer
4 1 (1.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (16.67%) Puppet
2 7 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.85%) Ansible
3 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) VMware
3 9 (16.67%) Oracle
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco
5 3 (5.56%) Google
6 2 (3.70%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.85%) Citrix
7 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
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