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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 112 122 114
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 12 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.69% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.30% 4.71% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +69.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £54,000 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £35,900
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
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
129 85 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.38% 4.39% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 114 77 32
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +4 11 £50,000 - 1
Amazon EC2
North West

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 15 (93.75%) Amazon S3
1 15 (93.75%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (87.50%) Route 53
2 14 (87.50%) DevOps
3 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (75.00%) Load Balancing
5 9 (56.25%) Firewall
5 9 (56.25%) DNS
5 9 (56.25%) Big Data
5 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
6 8 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
6 8 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
6 8 (50.00%) Vagrant
6 8 (50.00%) RightScale
6 8 (50.00%) Puppet
6 8 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
6 8 (50.00%) DHCP
6 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (50.00%) Java
6 8 (50.00%) Web Services
6 8 (50.00%) Linux
6 8 (50.00%) Maven
6 8 (50.00%) CentOS
7 7 (43.75%) Open Source
7 7 (43.75%) Network Security
7 7 (43.75%) QA
7 7 (43.75%) SQL
7 7 (43.75%) MySQL
7 7 (43.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
1 3 (18.75%) Jetty
1 3 (18.75%) nginx
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 15 (93.75%) Amazon S3
1 15 (93.75%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (87.50%) Route 53
3 8 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (43.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (37.50%) Amazon Glacier
6 4 (25.00%) SaaS
7 3 (18.75%) PaaS
8 2 (12.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (6.25%) GitHub
9 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) DNS
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) DHCP
3 7 (43.75%) Network Security
4 3 (18.75%) HTTP
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) SMTP
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Big Data
2 8 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (43.75%) MySQL
4 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 8 (50.00%) Maven
3 7 (43.75%) Hudson
4 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
4 3 (18.75%) JUnit
5 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) JSON
3 5 (31.25%) J2EE
4 3 (18.75%) Servlets
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) LAMP
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Replication
1 5 (31.25%) Telematics
1 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Private Cloud
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
4 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
1 8 (50.00%) CentOS
2 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
2 5 (31.25%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) DevOps
2 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (75.00%) Load Balancing
4 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 7 (43.75%) Open Source
6 5 (31.25%) Android Development
6 5 (31.25%) iOS Development
6 5 (31.25%) Server Monitoring
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
7 3 (18.75%) JVM Tuning
8 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
9 1 (6.25%) MVC
9 1 (6.25%) OOP
9 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) PHP5
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Puppet
1 8 (50.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (50.00%) RightScale
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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