The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 160 179 184
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 30 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.74% 0.082% 0.080%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.87% 3.13% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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 Manchester region.

Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
189 96 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.64% 2.62% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 137 90 37
Average salary £41,000 £44,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.86% +9.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Manchester

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in Manchester

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
Rochdale - 4 £50,000 -
Altrincham - 2 £45,000 -
Bolton - 1 £26,000 -
Amazon EC2
North West

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 31 (65.96%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (48.94%) Internet
3 22 (46.81%) DNS
3 22 (46.81%) .NET
4 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
4 21 (44.68%) SQL
5 17 (36.17%) Firewall
5 17 (36.17%) Amazon S3
6 16 (34.04%) SaaS
6 16 (34.04%) MongoDB
6 16 (34.04%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (34.04%) SMTP
7 14 (29.79%) Configuration Management
7 14 (29.79%) JMeter
7 14 (29.79%) Web Services
7 14 (29.79%) QA
7 14 (29.79%) Load Testing
8 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
8 13 (27.66%) Linux
8 13 (27.66%) Apache
9 12 (25.53%) Java
9 12 (25.53%) VMware
10 11 (23.40%) IPsec
10 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
10 11 (23.40%) HTML
10 11 (23.40%) Puppet
11 10 (21.28%) HTML5
11 10 (21.28%) CSS
11 10 (21.28%) Windows

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (27.66%) Apache
2 9 (19.15%) Node.js
3 7 (14.89%) IIS
3 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
4 5 (10.64%) SAS
4 5 (10.64%) WebSphere
4 5 (10.64%) Jetty
4 5 (10.64%) nginx
4 5 (10.64%) Apache Pig
5 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.13%) CloudStack
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) SPSS
2 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (65.96%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (36.17%) Amazon S3
3 16 (34.04%) SaaS
4 10 (21.28%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (10.64%) Google App Engine
5 5 (10.64%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (8.51%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (4.26%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (2.13%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (2.13%) Route 53
8 1 (2.13%) ElastiCache
8 1 (2.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 23 (48.94%) Internet
2 22 (46.81%) DNS
3 17 (36.17%) Firewall
4 16 (34.04%) SMTP
5 11 (23.40%) IPsec
6 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
7 5 (10.64%) DHCP
7 5 (10.64%) FTP
7 5 (10.64%) HTTP
8 4 (8.51%) SNMP
8 4 (8.51%) SAN
8 4 (8.51%) iSCSI
8 4 (8.51%) NAS
9 2 (4.26%) DSL
9 2 (4.26%) SSL
9 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.26%) PBX
9 2 (4.26%) WAN
10 1 (2.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
2 16 (34.04%) MongoDB
3 8 (17.02%) NoSQL
4 7 (14.89%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (12.77%) Big Data
5 6 (12.77%) Hadoop
6 5 (10.64%) Apache Hive
6 5 (10.64%) MySQL
6 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (10.64%) Data Mining
6 5 (10.64%) RDBMS
6 5 (10.64%) Sqoop
6 5 (10.64%) HBase
6 5 (10.64%) Triplestore
6 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
7 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (4.26%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) JMeter
2 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) Hudson
4 1 (2.13%) Gradle
4 1 (2.13%) Maven
4 1 (2.13%) Mockito
4 1 (2.13%) JUnit
General
1 5 (10.64%) German Language
1 5 (10.64%) Italian Language
1 5 (10.64%) Turkish Language
2 1 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Developer
1 14 (29.79%) Cloud Engineer
2 11 (23.40%) Software Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) .NET Software Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Architect
5 7 (14.89%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Data Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Big Data Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Engineering Manager
7 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (2.13%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (46.81%) .NET
2 14 (29.79%) Web Services
3 11 (23.40%) HTML
4 10 (21.28%) CSS
4 10 (21.28%) HTML5
5 9 (19.15%) Backbone.js
5 9 (19.15%) Underscore.js
5 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
5 9 (19.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (10.64%) Servlets
6 5 (10.64%) J2EE
7 2 (4.26%) RESTful
8 1 (2.13%) ZeroMQ
8 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.13%) SOAP
8 1 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.13%) POJO
8 1 (2.13%) REST
8 1 (2.13%) XML
8 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Client/Server
2 6 (12.77%) Open Source
3 5 (10.64%) Blog
3 5 (10.64%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.13%) Online Games
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Linux
2 10 (21.28%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.26%) UNIX
4 2 (4.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Configuration Management
1 14 (29.79%) Load Testing
2 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
3 9 (19.15%) Web Development
3 9 (19.15%) Project Management
4 8 (17.02%) DevOps
5 7 (14.89%) Coaching
6 6 (12.77%) MapReduce
7 5 (10.64%) Analytics
7 5 (10.64%) User Stories
7 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.64%) Data Security
7 5 (10.64%) ETL
7 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.64%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (10.64%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (10.64%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) SQL
2 12 (25.53%) Java
3 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.02%) Python
5 7 (14.89%) PHP
6 5 (10.64%) R
6 5 (10.64%) Perl
7 2 (4.26%) Ruby
8 1 (2.13%) Groovy
8 1 (2.13%) C
8 1 (2.13%) C#
8 1 (2.13%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) QA
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.77%) vSphere
2 6 (12.77%) vCloud
3 5 (10.64%) Apache Flume
3 5 (10.64%) Xen
4 2 (4.26%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.13%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (34.04%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (23.40%) Puppet
3 6 (12.77%) Ansible
4 4 (8.51%) SCCM
4 4 (8.51%) SCOM
4 4 (8.51%) OpenNMS
5 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) VMware
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.15%) Twilio
3 6 (12.77%) Google
4 5 (10.64%) Hitachi
5 4 (8.51%) Dell
5 4 (8.51%) Cisco
5 4 (8.51%) Veeam
5 4 (8.51%) Acronis
6 3 (6.38%) Oracle
7 2 (4.26%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.13%) Perforce
8 1 (2.13%) Rackspace