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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 122 185 217
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +32
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 152 74 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.27% 0.99% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.80% 16.70% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 140 67 21
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
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
478 443 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.13% 5.94% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 420 317 163
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 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
Manchester +40 93 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Cheshire +29 43 £50,000 -13.04% 14
Merseyside - 6 £43,500 - 2
Lancashire +5 1 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

1 116 (46.22%) Web Services
2 87 (34.66%) Linux
3 83 (33.07%) SQL
4 79 (31.47%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (31.08%) SQL Server
6 63 (25.10%) Java
7 55 (21.91%) MySQL
8 53 (21.12%) Windows
8 53 (21.12%) Big Data
9 50 (19.92%) JavaScript
10 49 (19.52%) Migration
11 48 (19.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 47 (18.73%) Microsoft
12 47 (18.73%) PHP
13 46 (18.33%) VMware
14 45 (17.93%) HTML
14 45 (17.93%) DevOps
15 43 (17.13%) Puppet
15 43 (17.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 42 (16.73%) CSS
17 38 (15.14%) Amazon EC2
18 37 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
18 37 (14.74%) MVC
19 34 (13.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 32 (12.75%) Microsoft Azure
20 32 (12.75%) DNS
20 32 (12.75%) Python
20 32 (12.75%) NoSQL
21 30 (11.95%) J2EE
21 30 (11.95%) CentOS

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 24 (9.56%) MS Exchange
2 20 (7.97%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.58%) Tomcat
4 13 (5.18%) Apache
5 9 (3.59%) WordPress
5 9 (3.59%) nginx
5 9 (3.59%) Node.js
6 8 (3.19%) IIS
7 7 (2.79%) CMS
7 7 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.59%) Drupal
8 4 (1.59%) Jetty
9 3 (1.20%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.20%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.20%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.80%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.80%) JBoss
10 2 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Tridion
1 2 (0.80%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 38 (15.14%) Amazon EC2
2 32 (12.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (11.55%) Route 53
4 27 (10.76%) Amazon S3
5 25 (9.96%) Amazon ELB
6 20 (7.97%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (6.77%) SaaS
8 10 (3.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 9 (3.59%) Amazon EMR
10 7 (2.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 6 (2.39%) Amazon Glacier
11 6 (2.39%) IaaS
12 5 (1.99%) Office 365
13 3 (1.20%) PaaS
13 3 (1.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 3 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.40%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 32 (12.75%) DNS
2 29 (11.55%) VPN
3 25 (9.96%) Internet
4 19 (7.57%) Firewall
5 17 (6.77%) IPsec
6 15 (5.98%) PPTP
6 15 (5.98%) OpenVPN
7 13 (5.18%) VoIP
8 11 (4.38%) Broadband
9 10 (3.98%) WAN
9 10 (3.98%) DHCP
9 10 (3.98%) Ethernet
9 10 (3.98%) TCP/IP
9 10 (3.98%) SAN
10 9 (3.59%) Network Security
11 8 (3.19%) LAN
12 6 (2.39%) HTTP
12 6 (2.39%) SMTP
12 6 (2.39%) NAS
12 6 (2.39%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (31.08%) SQL Server
2 55 (21.91%) MySQL
3 53 (21.12%) Big Data
4 48 (19.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 43 (17.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (13.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (12.75%) NoSQL
8 24 (9.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (9.56%) Amazon RDS
9 20 (7.97%) Amazon Redshift
9 20 (7.97%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (5.98%) MongoDB
11 14 (5.58%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (5.18%) Hadoop
13 6 (2.39%) Redis
13 6 (2.39%) Relational Database
14 5 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 4 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (1.59%) RDBMS
16 3 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 22 (8.76%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.37%) Jenkins
3 15 (5.98%) Maven
4 11 (4.38%) Grunt
5 10 (3.98%) JUnit
6 8 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (2.79%) JIRA
7 7 (2.79%) Hudson
8 6 (2.39%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.39%) IntelliJ
8 6 (2.39%) Mockito
8 6 (2.39%) Bower
8 6 (2.39%) gulp
9 5 (1.99%) Subversion
9 5 (1.99%) Ant
10 4 (1.59%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.80%) PHPUnit
13 1 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 28 (11.16%) Finance
2 6 (2.39%) Retail
2 6 (2.39%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.80%) Marketing
3 2 (0.80%) Legal
Job Titles
1 101 (40.24%) Developer
2 35 (13.94%) Senior Developer
3 33 (13.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 27 (10.76%) Java Developer
5 25 (9.96%) DevOps Engineer
6 22 (8.76%) Consultant
7 19 (7.57%) Architect
8 18 (7.17%) Senior Java Developer
9 14 (5.58%) PHP Developer
9 14 (5.58%) Support Engineer
10 10 (3.98%) Web Developer
10 10 (3.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 9 (3.59%) .NET Developer
12 8 (3.19%) C# Developer
12 8 (3.19%) SQL DBA
12 8 (3.19%) Management Consultant
12 8 (3.19%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (3.19%) DBA
12 8 (3.19%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (3.19%) Service Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (46.22%) Web Services
2 45 (17.93%) HTML
3 42 (16.73%) CSS
4 30 (11.95%) J2EE
5 24 (9.56%) .NET
5 24 (9.56%) jQuery
6 23 (9.16%) Spring
7 22 (8.76%) Hibernate
8 21 (8.37%) RESTful
8 21 (8.37%) HTML5
8 21 (8.37%) REST
9 18 (7.17%) ASP.NET
10 17 (6.77%) XML
11 16 (6.37%) AngularJS
12 15 (5.98%) LAMP
12 15 (5.98%) JSON
13 12 (4.78%) Spring MVC
13 12 (4.78%) .NET Framework
13 12 (4.78%) CSS3
14 11 (4.38%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.17%) Replication
3 16 (6.37%) Cryptography
4 15 (5.98%) PKI
5 13 (5.18%) Mobile App
6 12 (4.78%) Management Information System
6 12 (4.78%) Data Centre
7 8 (3.19%) Telematics
7 8 (3.19%) Visualisation
8 7 (2.79%) Private Cloud
9 6 (2.39%) User Experience
10 4 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.80%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.80%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.80%) Statistics
11 2 (0.80%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.80%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.80%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.80%) Tandem
12 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 87 (34.66%) Linux
2 53 (21.12%) Windows
3 30 (11.95%) CentOS
4 10 (3.98%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.98%) Android
5 9 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.19%) UNIX
7 7 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.80%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.40%) Debian
11 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (31.47%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (19.52%) Migration
3 45 (17.93%) DevOps
4 37 (14.74%) MVC
4 37 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (11.16%) TDD
6 26 (10.36%) Open Source
6 26 (10.36%) Analytics
7 24 (9.56%) Scrum
8 23 (9.16%) Service Management
9 22 (8.76%) Configuration Management
10 21 (8.37%) OO
10 21 (8.37%) Load Balancing
10 21 (8.37%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (7.97%) ITIL
12 16 (6.37%) ETL
13 15 (5.98%) E-Commerce
13 15 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (5.98%) Data Protection
13 15 (5.98%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 83 (33.07%) SQL
2 63 (25.10%) Java
3 50 (19.92%) JavaScript
4 47 (18.73%) PHP
5 32 (12.75%) Python
6 27 (10.76%) C#
7 25 (9.96%) T-SQL
8 21 (8.37%) Bash Shell
9 18 (7.17%) C++
10 15 (5.98%) Ruby
11 13 (5.18%) Perl
12 5 (1.99%) Scala
13 4 (1.59%) ActionScript
13 4 (1.59%) PHP5
13 4 (1.59%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.80%) R
14 2 (0.80%) VB
15 1 (0.40%) C
15 1 (0.40%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (3.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 9 (3.59%) Degree
2 8 (3.19%) MCSE
3 2 (0.80%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.80%) ISEB
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.40%) MCSA
4 1 (0.40%) CCNP
4 1 (0.40%) CCNA
4 1 (0.40%) NCDA
4 1 (0.40%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (6.37%) SLA
3 13 (5.18%) QA
4 4 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (10.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (8.76%) Docker
3 13 (5.18%) Active Directory
4 8 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (2.79%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.39%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.99%) vCloud
8 4 (1.59%) vSphere
9 2 (0.80%) KVM
10 1 (0.40%) Xen
10 1 (0.40%) Varnish
10 1 (0.40%) Ceph
10 1 (0.40%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 43 (17.13%) Puppet
2 23 (9.16%) Vagrant
3 7 (2.79%) cPanel
4 6 (2.39%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (1.20%) Plesk
7 2 (0.80%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.80%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.80%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.80%) StatsD
7 2 (0.80%) Ansible
8 1 (0.40%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.40%) Cacti
8 1 (0.40%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.40%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (18.73%) Microsoft
2 46 (18.33%) VMware
3 17 (6.77%) Oracle
4 15 (5.98%) Red Hat
5 11 (4.38%) Cisco
6 8 (3.19%) RightScale
7 7 (2.79%) Google
8 5 (1.99%) Tableau
8 5 (1.99%) Zend
9 4 (1.59%) Citrix
9 4 (1.59%) Avaya
9 4 (1.59%) Juniper
10 3 (1.20%) SAP
10 3 (1.20%) Cognos
10 3 (1.20%) Talend
11 2 (0.80%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.80%) New Relic
11 2 (0.80%) Fortinet
11 2 (0.80%) Splunk
11 2 (0.80%) Rackspace
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