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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 109 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.61% 0.063% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.00% 2.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £33,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
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
100 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.56% 2.60% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 83 38 23
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,650 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.37% -1.11%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Amazon EC2
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 EC2 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
Warrington - 3 £50,000 -
Wilmslow - 2 - -
Chester +13 1 - - 1
Macclesfield - 1 £35,000 -
Amazon EC2
North West

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon S3
2 7 (63.64%) Route 53
2 7 (63.64%) MySQL
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 6 (54.55%) Big Data
3 6 (54.55%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (54.55%) JSON
3 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (45.45%) DevOps
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (36.36%) Docker
5 4 (36.36%) ElastiCache
5 4 (36.36%) PHP
5 4 (36.36%) Puppet
6 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
6 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) Perl
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 3 (27.27%) Ruby
7 2 (18.18%) Replication
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) J2EE
7 2 (18.18%) Android Development

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (63.64%) Route 53
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon S3
3 4 (36.36%) ElastiCache
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (9.09%) GitHub
4 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) MySQL
2 6 (54.55%) Big Data
2 6 (54.55%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Hudson
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
1 6 (54.55%) JSON
2 2 (18.18%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) WAMP
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) LAMP
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
1 2 (18.18%) Telematics
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Android Development
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
4 2 (18.18%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) OOP
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 2 (18.18%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) PHP5
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat