The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 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 EC2 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Cloud Services category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.00%
Amazon EC2
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
119 37 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.28% 2.19% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 104 34 31
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,150 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Cheshire region.

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Cheshire

Amazon EC2
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Route 53
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (100.00%) ElastiCache
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Route 53
1 3 (100.00%) ElastiCache
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) SQL