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 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 169 173 187
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 23 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.02% 4.94% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 1
Average salary £31,000 - £44,000
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 Manchester region.

Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
164 81 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.91% 2.18% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 139 63 105
Average salary £35,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £70,000 £61,000
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 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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Bolton - 3 £23,000 -
Altrincham - 1 £35,000 -
Amazon EC2
North West

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 39 (70.91%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (65.45%) .NET
3 32 (58.18%) SQL Server
4 22 (40.00%) DNS
5 21 (38.18%) Internet
6 19 (34.55%) Amazon S3
7 18 (32.73%) SQL
8 17 (30.91%) SMTP
8 17 (30.91%) Firewall
8 17 (30.91%) SaaS
9 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
9 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
10 14 (25.45%) C#
10 14 (25.45%) QA
11 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET
11 13 (23.64%) MongoDB
12 11 (20.00%) Web Services
12 11 (20.00%) Apache
12 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (20.00%) Web Development
12 11 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (18.18%) HTML
13 10 (18.18%) CSS
13 10 (18.18%) Linux
13 10 (18.18%) Configuration Management
14 9 (16.36%) VB.NET
14 9 (16.36%) Windows
14 9 (16.36%) Client/Server
14 9 (16.36%) Project Management
14 9 (16.36%) IPsec

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (20.00%) Apache
2 9 (16.36%) Node.js
3 8 (14.55%) IIS
4 6 (10.91%) nginx
5 5 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 5 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 5 (9.09%) Jetty
6 2 (3.64%) SAS
6 2 (3.64%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.64%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.82%) CloudStack
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 39 (70.91%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (34.55%) Amazon S3
3 17 (30.91%) SaaS
4 7 (12.73%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (9.09%) Google App Engine
6 4 (7.27%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (3.64%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (3.64%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.82%) ElastiCache
8 1 (1.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (1.82%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (1.82%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.00%) DNS
2 21 (38.18%) Internet
3 17 (30.91%) Firewall
3 17 (30.91%) SMTP
4 9 (16.36%) IPsec
5 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
6 5 (9.09%) DHCP
6 5 (9.09%) FTP
6 5 (9.09%) HTTP
7 2 (3.64%) SNMP
7 2 (3.64%) SSL
7 2 (3.64%) SAN
7 2 (3.64%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.64%) PBX
7 2 (3.64%) WAN
7 2 (3.64%) DSL
7 2 (3.64%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (58.18%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.64%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.09%) MySQL
4 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.45%) Big Data
4 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.64%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.64%) Sqoop
5 2 (3.64%) HBase
5 2 (3.64%) Triplestore
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.82%) Riak
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) JMeter
2 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.82%) Subversion
3 1 (1.82%) WATIR
3 1 (1.82%) Selenium
3 1 (1.82%) Hudson
General
1 5 (9.09%) German Language
1 5 (9.09%) Italian Language
1 5 (9.09%) Turkish Language
2 1 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (58.18%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.36%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Junior
6 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Junior Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Junior Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Big Data Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.64%) .NET Development Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Development Team Manager
8 2 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (65.45%) .NET
2 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET
3 11 (20.00%) Web Services
4 10 (18.18%) CSS
4 10 (18.18%) HTML
5 9 (16.36%) Backbone.js
5 9 (16.36%) Underscore.js
5 9 (16.36%) AngularJS
5 9 (16.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (16.36%) HTML5
6 5 (9.09%) Servlets
6 5 (9.09%) J2EE
7 4 (7.27%) WinForms
8 1 (1.82%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.82%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.82%) WCF
8 1 (1.82%) WPF
8 1 (1.82%) LINQ
8 1 (1.82%) jQuery
8 1 (1.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Client/Server
2 5 (9.09%) Blog
3 4 (7.27%) Open Source
4 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Linux
2 9 (16.36%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) UNIX
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.64%) Debian
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.64%) CentOS
4 1 (1.82%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (20.00%) Web Development
2 10 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 9 (16.36%) Project Management
3 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
3 9 (16.36%) DevOps
4 7 (12.73%) Load Testing
5 6 (10.91%) Automated Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.09%) User Stories
6 5 (9.09%) Coaching
7 3 (5.45%) MapReduce
8 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.64%) Release Management
8 2 (3.64%) Analytics
8 2 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.64%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.64%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.73%) SQL
2 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.45%) C#
4 9 (16.36%) VB.NET
5 8 (14.55%) Python
5 8 (14.55%) Java
6 5 (9.09%) PHP
7 3 (5.45%) Perl
7 3 (5.45%) Ruby
8 2 (3.64%) R
9 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.82%) C
9 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.45%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.09%) Xen
3 4 (7.27%) vSphere
3 4 (7.27%) vCloud
4 2 (3.64%) Apache Flume
4 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (16.36%) Puppet
3 6 (10.91%) Ansible
4 2 (3.64%) SCCM
4 2 (3.64%) SCOM
4 2 (3.64%) OpenNMS
5 1 (1.82%) Nagios
5 1 (1.82%) Cacti
5 1 (1.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.36%) VMware
2 9 (16.36%) Twilio
3 6 (10.91%) Google
4 2 (3.64%) Fortinet
4 2 (3.64%) Veeam
4 2 (3.64%) Acronis
4 2 (3.64%) Dell
4 2 (3.64%) Hitachi
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.82%) Perforce
5 1 (1.82%) Percona
5 1 (1.82%) Rackspace