The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 210 229 248
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +19
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 49 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.67% 0.058% 0.055%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.91% 2.78% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 46 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £22,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -32.83%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Amazon AWS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Cloud Services Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
308 144 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.19% 2.10% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 230 126 73
Average salary £44,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.65% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £61,450 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Amazon AWS Salary Trend in the North West

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in the North West

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Manchester +29 41 £45,000 +100.00% 2
Cheshire -4 7 £52,500 - 2
Lancashire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Amazon AWS 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 AWS.

1 70 (76.09%) Web Services
2 46 (50.00%) SQL
3 39 (42.39%) Amazon EC2
4 34 (36.96%) Linux
5 30 (32.61%) Internet
6 28 (30.43%) Java
7 27 (29.35%) SQL Server
8 23 (25.00%) .NET
8 23 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 23 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 22 (23.91%) VMware
10 21 (22.83%) Firewall
10 21 (22.83%) MySQL
11 19 (20.65%) SaaS
12 18 (19.57%) Puppet
12 18 (19.57%) PHP
13 17 (18.48%) NoSQL
13 17 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (17.39%) Amazon S3
14 16 (17.39%) Apache
14 16 (17.39%) DNS
14 16 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
15 14 (15.22%) SMTP
15 14 (15.22%) Windows
15 14 (15.22%) JMeter
15 14 (15.22%) Load Testing
15 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
15 14 (15.22%) vSphere
15 14 (15.22%) vCloud
16 13 (14.13%) DevOps

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Amazon AWS 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 AWS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (17.39%) Apache
2 8 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.52%) SAS
3 6 (6.52%) Apache Pig
4 4 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.26%) nginx
5 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.17%) IIS
6 2 (2.17%) Confluence
6 2 (2.17%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) SPSS
1 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 39 (42.39%) Amazon EC2
2 19 (20.65%) SaaS
3 16 (17.39%) Amazon S3
4 10 (10.87%) Amazon ELB
5 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (7.61%) Route 53
6 7 (7.61%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (6.52%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (4.35%) ElastiCache
8 4 (4.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (1.09%) CloudFront
10 1 (1.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (32.61%) Internet
2 21 (22.83%) Firewall
3 16 (17.39%) DNS
4 14 (15.22%) SMTP
5 10 (10.87%) TCP/IP
6 8 (8.70%) IPsec
7 7 (7.61%) VPN
7 7 (7.61%) SAN
8 6 (6.52%) RFID
8 6 (6.52%) SNMP
8 6 (6.52%) iSCSI
8 6 (6.52%) NAS
9 4 (4.35%) WAN
10 3 (3.26%) VoIP
10 3 (3.26%) SSL
11 2 (2.17%) DSL
11 2 (2.17%) Ethernet
11 2 (2.17%) LAN
11 2 (2.17%) PBX
12 1 (1.09%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.35%) SQL Server
2 21 (22.83%) MySQL
3 17 (18.48%) NoSQL
4 12 (13.04%) Big Data
4 12 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (13.04%) Hadoop
4 12 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (9.78%) MongoDB
6 7 (7.61%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (7.61%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (6.52%) RDBMS
7 6 (6.52%) Data Mining
7 6 (6.52%) Apache Hive
7 6 (6.52%) HBase
7 6 (6.52%) Sqoop
7 6 (6.52%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (6.52%) Triplestore
7 6 (6.52%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.26%) Couchbase
8 3 (3.26%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 14 (15.22%) JMeter
2 9 (9.78%) JIRA
3 6 (6.52%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.43%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.26%) Hudson
5 3 (3.26%) Maven
6 2 (2.17%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.17%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.09%) Gradle
7 1 (1.09%) Mockito
7 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.09%) JUnit
General
1 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (1.09%) Retail
1 1 (1.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (19.57%) Developer
2 15 (16.30%) Cloud Engineer
3 11 (11.96%) Software Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) Architect
4 10 (10.87%) Administrator
4 10 (10.87%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (10.87%) .NET Software Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) Java Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Consultant
6 8 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.61%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (7.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.52%) Data Architect
8 6 (6.52%) Applications Support
8 6 (6.52%) Big Data Architect
9 5 (5.43%) Support Consultant
10 3 (3.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (76.09%) Web Services
2 23 (25.00%) .NET
3 8 (8.70%) Hibernate
3 8 (8.70%) HTML
3 8 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 8 (8.70%) Spring
4 7 (7.61%) AngularJS
4 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (7.61%) HTML5
4 7 (7.61%) Apache Flex
4 7 (7.61%) jQuery
4 7 (7.61%) CSS
4 7 (7.61%) XML
5 6 (6.52%) NHibernate
5 6 (6.52%) .NET Framework
5 6 (6.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (6.52%) CSS3
6 3 (3.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (3.26%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.70%) Open Source
2 5 (5.43%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.26%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.26%) Social Media
4 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (36.96%) Linux
2 14 (15.22%) Windows
3 12 (13.04%) UNIX
4 9 (9.78%) CentOS
5 7 (7.61%) Ubuntu
6 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.26%) Fedora
9 2 (2.17%) Debian
10 1 (1.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 14 (15.22%) Load Testing
2 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
3 13 (14.13%) DevOps
4 12 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.87%) Project Management
6 9 (9.78%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (8.70%) TDD
7 8 (8.70%) MVC
8 7 (7.61%) Analytics
8 7 (7.61%) Kanban
8 7 (7.61%) Data Modelling
9 6 (6.52%) Data Security
9 6 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.52%) ETL
9 6 (6.52%) Stress Testing
9 6 (6.52%) Network Load Balancing
9 6 (6.52%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (6.52%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 46 (50.00%) SQL
2 28 (30.43%) Java
3 18 (19.57%) PHP
4 12 (13.04%) Python
5 11 (11.96%) Perl
6 8 (8.70%) C#
7 7 (7.61%) C
7 7 (7.61%) C++
7 7 (7.61%) JavaScript
8 6 (6.52%) Ruby
8 6 (6.52%) R
8 6 (6.52%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.26%) Scala
10 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.09%) Groovy
11 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) Degree
2 3 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.17%) MCSE
3 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (18.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (15.22%) vSphere
2 14 (15.22%) vCloud
3 6 (6.52%) Apache Flume
4 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.09%) Docker
5 1 (1.09%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.09%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (19.57%) Puppet
2 16 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.52%) SCCM
3 6 (6.52%) SCOM
3 6 (6.52%) OpenNMS
4 2 (2.17%) Ansible
4 2 (2.17%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.09%) logstash
5 1 (1.09%) YUM
Vendors
1 23 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (23.91%) VMware
3 10 (10.87%) Cisco
4 6 (6.52%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.52%) Dell
4 6 (6.52%) Oracle
4 6 (6.52%) Veeam
4 6 (6.52%) Acronis
5 5 (5.43%) Hitachi
6 4 (4.35%) SaltStack
7 3 (3.26%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.17%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.17%) RightScale
9 1 (1.09%) Splunk
9 1 (1.09%) Citrix
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