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 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 Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 175 224 241
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +17
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 77 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.12% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.99% 7.22% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 65 12 9
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +8.57%
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
321 180 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.66% 2.70% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 277 153 164
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 March 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 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
Manchester +46 56 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Cheshire +18 19 £47,500 -24.00% 10
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 131 (80.86%) Web Services
2 72 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (43.21%) SQL
4 60 (37.04%) .NET
5 58 (35.80%) C#
6 53 (32.72%) SQL Server
7 51 (31.48%) Linux
8 45 (27.78%) MySQL
8 45 (27.78%) JavaScript
9 41 (25.31%) ASP.NET
10 40 (24.69%) Amazon EC2
11 39 (24.07%) PostgreSQL
12 38 (23.46%) CSS
12 38 (23.46%) jQuery
13 37 (22.84%) HTML
14 32 (19.75%) Java
14 32 (19.75%) Microsoft
15 31 (19.14%) Amazon S3
16 29 (17.90%) Oracle
17 28 (17.28%) PHP
18 27 (16.67%) Ruby
19 23 (14.20%) Degree
19 23 (14.20%) Big Data
20 22 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
20 22 (13.58%) NoSQL
21 21 (12.96%) HTML5
21 21 (12.96%) Ajax
21 21 (12.96%) Python
21 21 (12.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
22 19 (11.73%) Web Design

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 17 (10.49%) Confluence
2 15 (9.26%) nginx
3 12 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 11 (6.79%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (4.32%) WordPress
6 6 (3.70%) Apache
7 5 (3.09%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.47%) IIS
8 4 (2.47%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.85%) SAS
10 2 (1.23%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.62%) Node.js
11 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (3.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 40 (24.69%) Amazon EC2
2 31 (19.14%) Amazon S3
3 19 (11.73%) SaaS
4 14 (8.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (4.32%) Route 53
6 4 (2.47%) ElastiCache
6 4 (2.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (2.47%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.23%) IaaS
7 2 (1.23%) PaaS
8 1 (0.62%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.62%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.62%) Terremark
8 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.73%) Internet
2 12 (7.41%) Firewall
3 10 (6.17%) SMTP
3 10 (6.17%) DNS
4 8 (4.94%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.70%) SAN
6 4 (2.47%) VPN
6 4 (2.47%) SNMP
6 4 (2.47%) IPsec
6 4 (2.47%) iSCSI
6 4 (2.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (32.72%) SQL Server
2 45 (27.78%) MySQL
3 39 (24.07%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (14.20%) Big Data
5 22 (13.58%) NoSQL
6 21 (12.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 19 (11.73%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (8.02%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (3.70%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.47%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.85%) Aerospike
12 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (10.49%) JIRA
1 17 (10.49%) Git (software)
1 17 (10.49%) Mercurial
1 17 (10.49%) Bitbucket
2 7 (4.32%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.85%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.85%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.62%) Hudson
General
1 16 (9.88%) Automotive
2 3 (1.85%) Publishing
3 1 (0.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (47.53%) Developer
2 34 (20.99%) .NET Developer
3 28 (17.28%) Architect
4 27 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 23 (14.20%) Junior
6 22 (13.58%) Web Developer
7 20 (12.35%) Solutions Architect
7 20 (12.35%) Junior Developer
8 19 (11.73%) Senior .NET Developer
9 18 (11.11%) C# Developer
10 16 (9.88%) Senior C# Developer
10 16 (9.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (9.88%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (9.26%) Junior C# Developer
11 15 (9.26%) Junior .NET Developer
12 14 (8.64%) Junior C# .NET Developer
13 11 (6.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 10 (6.17%) Linux Engineer
15 9 (5.56%) Administrator
15 9 (5.56%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (80.86%) Web Services
2 60 (37.04%) .NET
3 41 (25.31%) ASP.NET
4 38 (23.46%) CSS
4 38 (23.46%) jQuery
5 37 (22.84%) HTML
6 21 (12.96%) Ajax
6 21 (12.96%) HTML5
7 19 (11.73%) .NET Framework
8 18 (11.11%) WCF
9 17 (10.49%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (7.41%) Grails
11 12 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
12 11 (6.79%) Kafka
13 8 (4.94%) JSON
14 7 (4.32%) Phalcon
15 4 (2.47%) WinForms
16 3 (1.85%) AngularJS
16 3 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.17%) Mobile App
2 7 (4.32%) Data Integration
2 7 (4.32%) Telematics
2 7 (4.32%) Open Source
3 5 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.23%) Replication
5 2 (1.23%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.23%) User Experience
5 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.62%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 51 (31.48%) Linux
2 17 (10.49%) UNIX
3 10 (6.17%) Windows
4 7 (4.32%) Android
4 7 (4.32%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.85%) CentOS
7 3 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.85%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (11.73%) Load Balancing
3 19 (11.73%) DevOps
3 19 (11.73%) Web Design
4 17 (10.49%) MVC
5 15 (9.26%) E-Commerce
6 14 (8.64%) Configuration Management
7 13 (8.02%) Migration
8 11 (6.79%) ERP
8 11 (6.79%) TOGAF
8 11 (6.79%) E-business
8 11 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (6.79%) Analytics
9 10 (6.17%) Scrum
9 10 (6.17%) Software Engineering
9 10 (6.17%) SOA
9 10 (6.17%) Risk Management
10 9 (5.56%) Predictive Analytics
11 8 (4.94%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 70 (43.21%) SQL
2 58 (35.80%) C#
3 45 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 32 (19.75%) Java
5 28 (17.28%) PHP
6 27 (16.67%) Ruby
7 21 (12.96%) Python
8 16 (9.88%) C++
9 9 (5.56%) VB.NET
10 7 (4.32%) C
10 7 (4.32%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.47%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.85%) Perl
13 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (14.20%) Degree
2 7 (4.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.23%) VCP4
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.17%) SLA
2 3 (1.85%) QA
3 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (3.70%) vSphere
1 6 (3.70%) vCloud
2 5 (3.09%) Docker
3 4 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.47%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.47%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.62%) XenServer
5 1 (0.62%) KVM
Systems Management
1 18 (11.11%) Puppet
2 11 (6.79%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.47%) OpenNMS
3 4 (2.47%) Nagios
3 4 (2.47%) SCOM
4 1 (0.62%) Cacti
4 1 (0.62%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 32 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 29 (17.90%) Oracle
3 12 (7.41%) VMware
4 4 (2.47%) Dell
4 4 (2.47%) Veeam
4 4 (2.47%) Acronis
5 2 (1.23%) Lotus
5 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.23%) Google
6 1 (0.62%) Citrix
6 1 (0.62%) Percona
6 1 (0.62%) Rackspace
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 45000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 DOE
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Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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