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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 137 197 240
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +43
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 118 52 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.85% 0.75% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.88% 15.25% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 110 47 18
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,050 £71,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.78%
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
439 341 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.88% 4.89% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 362 257 183
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,200 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +33 75 £45,000 - 19
Cheshire +12 21 £47,500 +111.11% 5
Merseyside - 5 £43,500 - 4
Lancashire - 1 £40,000 -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 110 (50.93%) Web Services
2 80 (37.04%) Linux
3 77 (35.65%) SQL Server
4 76 (35.19%) SQL
5 66 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (26.85%) Java
6 58 (26.85%) Big Data
7 49 (22.69%) Business Intelligence
8 46 (21.30%) DevOps
9 45 (20.83%) VMware
10 44 (20.37%) Migration
10 44 (20.37%) Windows
10 44 (20.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 43 (19.91%) MySQL
12 42 (19.44%) Microsoft
13 41 (18.98%) Amazon EC2
14 39 (18.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 37 (17.13%) Puppet
16 35 (16.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 30 (13.89%) PHP
18 27 (12.50%) JavaScript
18 27 (12.50%) C#
18 27 (12.50%) J2EE
18 27 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
18 27 (12.50%) Amazon S3
18 27 (12.50%) Analytics
19 26 (12.04%) Ruby
19 26 (12.04%) T-SQL
19 26 (12.04%) Oracle
19 26 (12.04%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 19 (8.80%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.48%) MS Exchange
2 14 (6.48%) nginx
3 12 (5.56%) Apache
3 12 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 9 (4.17%) IIS
5 6 (2.78%) Apache Pig
6 5 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.85%) Drupal
7 4 (1.85%) Jetty
7 4 (1.85%) WordPress
8 3 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.39%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.39%) SAS
8 3 (1.39%) Node.js
8 3 (1.39%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (2.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Tridion
1 2 (0.93%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 41 (18.98%) Amazon EC2
2 27 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 23 (10.65%) Route 53
4 16 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (7.41%) Amazon ELB
5 14 (6.48%) SaaS
6 11 (5.09%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (5.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 9 (4.17%) Amazon Glacier
7 9 (4.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 6 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (1.85%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (1.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (1.85%) PaaS
10 3 (1.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.93%) Office 365
12 1 (0.46%) IaaS
12 1 (0.46%) Heroku
12 1 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.57%) DNS
2 21 (9.72%) VPN
3 19 (8.80%) Internet
4 16 (7.41%) Broadband
5 14 (6.48%) Ethernet
6 12 (5.56%) VoIP
6 12 (5.56%) SAN
7 11 (5.09%) Firewall
7 11 (5.09%) IPsec
8 9 (4.17%) PPTP
8 9 (4.17%) OpenVPN
8 9 (4.17%) TCP/IP
9 7 (3.24%) HTTP
10 6 (2.78%) DHCP
10 6 (2.78%) DSL
11 4 (1.85%) DMZ
11 4 (1.85%) Network Security
11 4 (1.85%) NAS
11 4 (1.85%) WAN
11 4 (1.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (35.65%) SQL Server
2 58 (26.85%) Big Data
3 44 (20.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 43 (19.91%) MySQL
5 39 (18.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (16.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (12.04%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (9.26%) NoSQL
10 18 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
10 18 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
11 10 (4.63%) Hadoop
11 10 (4.63%) MongoDB
12 6 (2.78%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.85%) Redis
13 4 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (1.39%) Aerospike
14 3 (1.39%) Oracle Database
14 3 (1.39%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 22 (10.19%) Jenkins
2 10 (4.63%) JIRA
2 10 (4.63%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.31%) Hudson
4 4 (1.85%) Maven
5 3 (1.39%) JUnit
5 3 (1.39%) Selenium
5 3 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (1.39%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.93%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.93%) JMeter
7 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.46%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.46%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.46%) Phing
General
1 15 (6.94%) Finance
2 8 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.39%) Retail
4 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 77 (35.65%) Developer
2 44 (20.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 21 (9.72%) DevOps Engineer
4 20 (9.26%) Architect
5 17 (7.87%) Consultant
6 14 (6.48%) Business Developer
6 14 (6.48%) Senior Developer
6 14 (6.48%) Support Engineer
6 14 (6.48%) Java Developer
7 10 (4.63%) Service Management Consultant
7 10 (4.63%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (4.63%) Management Consultant
8 9 (4.17%) Administrator
8 9 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (3.24%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (3.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (3.24%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (3.24%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (50.93%) Web Services
2 27 (12.50%) J2EE
3 21 (9.72%) .NET
4 19 (8.80%) REST
5 15 (6.94%) HTML
5 15 (6.94%) CSS
6 13 (6.02%) XML
6 13 (6.02%) ASP.NET
7 12 (5.56%) jQuery
8 11 (5.09%) JSON
8 11 (5.09%) Hibernate
8 11 (5.09%) Spring
8 11 (5.09%) Kafka
9 10 (4.63%) SOAP
9 10 (4.63%) LAMP
10 9 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
10 9 (4.17%) JSP
10 9 (4.17%) Grails
11 8 (3.70%) Spring MVC
11 8 (3.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 13 (6.02%) Replication
4 10 (4.63%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.17%) Cryptography
5 9 (4.17%) PKI
6 8 (3.70%) Visualisation
7 7 (3.24%) User Experience
8 5 (2.31%) Telematics
9 3 (1.39%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.39%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.39%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.93%) Tandem
10 2 (0.93%) Statistics
10 2 (0.93%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.93%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.46%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.46%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.46%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 80 (37.04%) Linux
2 44 (20.37%) Windows
3 17 (7.87%) CentOS
4 8 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.24%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.24%) Android
6 6 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.39%) UNIX
9 2 (0.93%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.46%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (22.69%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (21.30%) DevOps
4 44 (20.37%) Migration
5 27 (12.50%) Analytics
6 26 (12.04%) Configuration Management
7 22 (10.19%) ITIL
8 21 (9.72%) Service Management
8 21 (9.72%) Open Source
9 20 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (9.26%) Scrum
10 19 (8.80%) MVC
10 19 (8.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (7.41%) Load Balancing
12 13 (6.02%) TDD
12 13 (6.02%) Project Management
13 12 (5.56%) ETL
13 12 (5.56%) OO
14 11 (5.09%) E-Commerce
15 10 (4.63%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 76 (35.19%) SQL
2 58 (26.85%) Java
3 30 (13.89%) PHP
4 27 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 27 (12.50%) C#
5 26 (12.04%) T-SQL
5 26 (12.04%) Python
5 26 (12.04%) Ruby
6 17 (7.87%) Bash Shell
7 15 (6.94%) C++
8 12 (5.56%) Perl
9 5 (2.31%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.85%) ActionScript
11 3 (1.39%) PHP5
12 2 (0.93%) VB
13 1 (0.46%) C
13 1 (0.46%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (2.78%) Degree
2 3 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.46%) NCDA
4 1 (0.46%) NCIE
4 1 (0.46%) MCSE
4 1 (0.46%) MCSA
4 1 (0.46%) CCNP
4 1 (0.46%) CCNA
4 1 (0.46%) ISEB
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.63%) SLA
3 8 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 23 (10.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (7.41%) Docker
3 10 (4.63%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.17%) Active Directory
5 8 (3.70%) vCloud
6 7 (3.24%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.85%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.85%) vSphere
8 2 (0.93%) KVM
9 1 (0.46%) Xen
9 1 (0.46%) Varnish
9 1 (0.46%) Ceph
9 1 (0.46%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 37 (17.13%) Puppet
2 13 (6.02%) Vagrant
3 12 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.24%) cPanel
5 5 (2.31%) Nagios
6 3 (1.39%) Plesk
6 3 (1.39%) Ansible
7 2 (0.93%) vMotion
7 2 (0.93%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.93%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.46%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.46%) Cacti
8 1 (0.46%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 45 (20.83%) VMware
2 42 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 26 (12.04%) Oracle
4 8 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 8 (3.70%) Cisco
5 5 (2.31%) Tableau
6 4 (1.85%) Zend
6 4 (1.85%) RightScale
7 3 (1.39%) Talend
7 3 (1.39%) Juniper
7 3 (1.39%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.39%) SAP
7 3 (1.39%) Cognos
8 2 (0.93%) Adobe
8 2 (0.93%) EMC
8 2 (0.93%) Avaya
8 2 (0.93%) Apple
8 2 (0.93%) Google
8 2 (0.93%) Fortinet
8 2 (0.93%) Rackspace
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