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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 151 208 237
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +29
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 98 41 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.53% 0.58% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.39% 16.02% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 90 39 14
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -13.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,500 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
386 256 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.03% 3.65% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 326 199 185
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,150 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +43 72 £42,500 +8.97% 17
Cheshire +14 19 £42,500 +30.76% 5
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 120 (63.49%) Web Services
2 73 (38.62%) SQL
3 70 (37.04%) Linux
3 70 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (31.22%) SQL Server
5 54 (28.57%) MySQL
6 48 (25.40%) Java
7 47 (24.87%) C#
8 44 (23.28%) Big Data
9 42 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 42 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
10 41 (21.69%) Business Intelligence
11 36 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
12 35 (18.52%) .NET
13 33 (17.46%) JavaScript
13 33 (17.46%) DevOps
14 31 (16.40%) PHP
15 30 (15.87%) Oracle
15 30 (15.87%) VMware
15 30 (15.87%) Ruby
16 29 (15.34%) Windows
16 29 (15.34%) SQL Server 2012
17 28 (14.81%) ASP.NET
17 28 (14.81%) CSS
17 28 (14.81%) HTML
17 28 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
17 28 (14.81%) Migration
17 28 (14.81%) jQuery
18 27 (14.29%) Amazon S3
18 27 (14.29%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 21 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 16 (8.47%) nginx
3 10 (5.29%) Confluence
3 10 (5.29%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (5.29%) IIS
3 10 (5.29%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.29%) Apache
3 10 (5.29%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.70%) Apache Pig
5 5 (2.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (2.12%) WordPress
7 3 (1.59%) Drupal
7 3 (1.59%) SAS
8 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.06%) CMS
8 2 (1.06%) JBoss
8 2 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Markit EDM
1 2 (1.06%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 36 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
2 27 (14.29%) Amazon S3
3 12 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (5.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (4.76%) SaaS
5 9 (4.76%) Route 53
6 7 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (3.17%) Amazon Glacier
7 6 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (3.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 5 (2.65%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (2.12%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (2.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (1.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (1.06%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.53%) IaaS
12 1 (0.53%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.41%) DNS
2 13 (6.88%) VPN
3 12 (6.35%) Internet
3 12 (6.35%) Broadband
4 10 (5.29%) Ethernet
5 9 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.23%) VoIP
7 7 (3.70%) SAN
7 7 (3.70%) Firewall
8 5 (2.65%) SMTP
8 5 (2.65%) HTTP
9 4 (2.12%) DSL
9 4 (2.12%) IPv6
10 2 (1.06%) OpenVPN
10 2 (1.06%) IPsec
10 2 (1.06%) DMZ
10 2 (1.06%) PPTP
10 2 (1.06%) DHCP
10 2 (1.06%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (31.22%) SQL Server
2 54 (28.57%) MySQL
3 44 (23.28%) Big Data
4 42 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
5 29 (15.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 28 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (12.17%) Amazon Redshift
7 23 (12.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (11.64%) NoSQL
9 21 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (6.88%) Amazon RDS
12 11 (5.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 9 (4.76%) Hadoop
14 7 (3.70%) Apache Hive
15 5 (2.65%) Oracle Database
16 3 (1.59%) QlikView
16 3 (1.59%) OLAP
16 3 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
16 3 (1.59%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 22 (11.64%) Git (software)
2 18 (9.52%) JIRA
3 17 (8.99%) Jenkins
4 10 (5.29%) Bitbucket
4 10 (5.29%) Mercurial
5 6 (3.17%) Selenium
6 5 (2.65%) JMeter
6 5 (2.65%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.53%) Phing
8 1 (0.53%) Hudson
General
1 9 (4.76%) Automotive
2 6 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.06%) Finance
3 2 (1.06%) Publishing
4 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (39.15%) Developer
2 30 (15.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 25 (13.23%) Architect
4 17 (8.99%) Senior Developer
5 15 (7.94%) Junior
5 15 (7.94%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (7.41%) Junior Developer
7 13 (6.88%) Business Developer
8 12 (6.35%) Support Engineer
8 12 (6.35%) .NET Developer
9 11 (5.82%) C# Developer
9 11 (5.82%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (5.82%) Consultant
9 11 (5.82%) Web Developer
10 10 (5.29%) Management Consultant
10 10 (5.29%) Administrator
10 10 (5.29%) Service Management Consultant
10 10 (5.29%) Junior .NET Developer
10 10 (5.29%) Junior C# Developer
11 9 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (63.49%) Web Services
2 35 (18.52%) .NET
3 28 (14.81%) ASP.NET
3 28 (14.81%) CSS
3 28 (14.81%) HTML
3 28 (14.81%) jQuery
4 16 (8.47%) J2EE
5 15 (7.94%) HTML5
5 15 (7.94%) REST
6 13 (6.88%) Ruby on Rails
6 13 (6.88%) Ajax
6 13 (6.88%) Grails
6 13 (6.88%) Kafka
7 12 (6.35%) XML
8 11 (5.82%) WCF
8 11 (5.82%) SOAP
9 10 (5.29%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (5.29%) JSP
10 9 (4.76%) .NET Framework
10 9 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.94%) Mobile App
1 15 (7.94%) Open Source
2 12 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.29%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.23%) Visualisation
5 7 (3.70%) Data Integration
5 7 (3.70%) Replication
6 4 (2.12%) Telematics
7 3 (1.59%) Taxonomies
7 3 (1.59%) User Experience
8 2 (1.06%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.06%) PKI
8 2 (1.06%) Statistics
8 2 (1.06%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.53%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.53%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 70 (37.04%) Linux
2 29 (15.34%) Windows
3 10 (5.29%) UNIX
4 7 (3.70%) CentOS
4 7 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.65%) Android
6 5 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.65%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (21.69%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (17.46%) DevOps
4 28 (14.81%) Migration
5 21 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 20 (10.58%) Analytics
7 19 (10.05%) ITIL
8 18 (9.52%) Service Management
9 17 (8.99%) MVC
10 15 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (7.41%) Scrum
11 14 (7.41%) Load Balancing
12 13 (6.88%) Web Design
13 12 (6.35%) Project Management
13 12 (6.35%) Software Engineering
14 10 (5.29%) E-business
14 10 (5.29%) PRINCE2
14 10 (5.29%) E-Commerce
14 10 (5.29%) ERP
14 10 (5.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 73 (38.62%) SQL
2 48 (25.40%) Java
3 47 (24.87%) C#
4 33 (17.46%) JavaScript
5 31 (16.40%) PHP
6 30 (15.87%) Ruby
7 27 (14.29%) Python
8 16 (8.47%) C++
9 14 (7.41%) T-SQL
10 11 (5.82%) Perl
11 10 (5.29%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.65%) C
13 4 (2.12%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.12%) PHP5
14 3 (1.59%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (6.88%) Degree
2 7 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.53%) MCSE
4 1 (0.53%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (6.88%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.70%) Docker
4 6 (3.17%) vCloud
5 5 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.06%) vSphere
6 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (13.23%) Puppet
2 13 (6.88%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.17%) Nagios
4 2 (1.06%) vMotion
4 2 (1.06%) Ansible
4 2 (1.06%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.06%) Cacti
5 1 (0.53%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 42 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 30 (15.87%) Oracle
2 30 (15.87%) VMware
3 5 (2.65%) Cisco
3 5 (2.65%) Tableau
4 4 (2.12%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.59%) Cognos
5 3 (1.59%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.59%) SAP
5 3 (1.59%) Rackspace
5 3 (1.59%) Talend
6 2 (1.06%) hybris
6 2 (1.06%) Zerto
6 2 (1.06%) Adobe
6 2 (1.06%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.06%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.06%) Google
7 1 (0.53%) Zend
7 1 (0.53%) EMC
7 1 (0.53%) Lotus
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Training & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hays IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits + relocation where appropriate
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Training & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £31,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 25 days ago