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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 174 183 177
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 10 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.26% 0.026% 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.45% 0.88% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 5
Average salary £40,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +33.33%
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
155 113 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.97% 2.97% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 135 91 114
Average salary £43,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 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
Bolton - 2 £24,000 -
Amazon EC2
North West

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 30 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (75.76%) .NET
3 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
4 14 (42.42%) C#
5 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
5 13 (39.39%) Internet
5 13 (39.39%) SaaS
6 11 (33.33%) DNS
7 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
7 10 (30.30%) SMTP
7 10 (30.30%) SQL
7 10 (30.30%) Firewall
8 9 (27.27%) VB.NET
9 8 (24.24%) Amazon S3
10 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
10 7 (21.21%) Linux
10 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
11 6 (18.18%) Python
11 6 (18.18%) Puppet
11 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (18.18%) DevOps
12 5 (15.15%) nginx
13 4 (12.12%) Nagios
13 4 (12.12%) WinForms
13 4 (12.12%) Web Services
13 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
13 4 (12.12%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (12.12%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 5 (15.15%) nginx
2 3 (9.09%) Apache
3 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) CloudStack
4 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.03%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (39.39%) SaaS
3 8 (24.24%) Amazon S3
4 4 (12.12%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (3.03%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.03%) Google App Engine
5 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) Internet
2 11 (33.33%) DNS
3 10 (30.30%) Firewall
3 10 (30.30%) SMTP
4 1 (3.03%) DHCP
4 1 (3.03%) FTP
4 1 (3.03%) HTTP
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.03%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (69.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Aerospike
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) Riak
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) WATIR
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) Hudson
General
1 1 (3.03%) Games
1 1 (3.03%) German Language
1 1 (3.03%) Italian Language
1 1 (3.03%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Junior
4 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Junior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Junior Software Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) DevOps Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Management Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Graduate
6 2 (6.06%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) .NET
2 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.12%) Web Services
3 4 (12.12%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (12.12%) WinForms
4 1 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.03%) WCF
4 1 (3.03%) WPF
4 1 (3.03%) LINQ
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) RESTful
4 1 (3.03%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (3.03%) LAMP
4 1 (3.03%) CSS
4 1 (3.03%) Servlets
4 1 (3.03%) J2EE
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.06%) Open Source
1 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Blog
2 1 (3.03%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.06%) UNIX
3 2 (6.06%) CentOS
4 1 (3.03%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
2 6 (18.18%) DevOps
3 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
3 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL
4 2 (6.06%) Release Management
4 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Web Development
4 2 (6.06%) Service Management
4 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (3.03%) Coaching
5 1 (3.03%) Change Management
5 1 (3.03%) MVC
5 1 (3.03%) Scrum
5 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.03%) TDD
5 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) C#
2 10 (30.30%) SQL
3 9 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
5 6 (18.18%) Python
6 3 (9.09%) Ruby
7 2 (6.06%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) C
8 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.03%) Perl
8 1 (3.03%) C++
8 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Xen
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Puppet
1 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (12.12%) Nagios
3 2 (6.06%) Ansible
4 1 (3.03%) Salt
4 1 (3.03%) Cacti
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Percona
3 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.03%) Perforce
3 1 (3.03%) VMware