The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 188 246 243
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -3
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 54 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.77% 0.055% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.78% 2.78% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 50 2 11
Average salary £45,000 £34,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.38% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £44,850 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Cloud Services Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
273 144 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.88% 1.97% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 206 119 82
Average salary £44,500 £37,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.88% +12.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Amazon AWS
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +45 47 £45,000 +31.38% 7
Cheshire +3 7 £45,000 - 2
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 64 (79.01%) Web Services
2 37 (45.68%) SQL
3 32 (39.51%) Linux
4 31 (38.27%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
6 24 (29.63%) SQL Server
7 22 (27.16%) .NET
7 22 (27.16%) Internet
8 21 (25.93%) Java
9 19 (23.46%) VMware
9 19 (23.46%) NoSQL
10 18 (22.22%) Configuration Management
11 16 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (18.52%) PHP
12 15 (18.52%) Windows
12 15 (18.52%) Firewall
13 14 (17.28%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (17.28%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (16.05%) Puppet
14 13 (16.05%) Amazon S3
14 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (16.05%) MySQL
15 12 (14.81%) ASP.NET
15 12 (14.81%) C#
15 12 (14.81%) HTML
15 12 (14.81%) Apache
15 12 (14.81%) MVC
15 12 (14.81%) Hadoop
15 12 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
16 11 (13.58%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 12 (14.81%) Apache
2 9 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 6 (7.41%) SAS
3 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.41%) Apache Pig
4 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.47%) Confluence
6 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.23%) Node.js
7 1 (1.23%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (7.41%) SPSS
2 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (38.27%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (16.05%) Amazon S3
2 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (13.58%) SaaS
4 8 (9.88%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (7.41%) Route 53
5 6 (7.41%) Amazon EMR
5 6 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.47%) ElastiCache
6 2 (2.47%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.23%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.16%) Internet
2 15 (18.52%) Firewall
3 11 (13.58%) DNS
4 10 (12.35%) RFID
5 9 (11.11%) SMTP
5 9 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 8 (9.88%) VPN
7 6 (7.41%) IPsec
8 5 (6.17%) WAN
8 5 (6.17%) SAN
9 4 (4.94%) SNMP
9 4 (4.94%) iSCSI
9 4 (4.94%) NAS
10 3 (3.70%) SSL
10 3 (3.70%) VoIP
10 3 (3.70%) LAN
11 2 (2.47%) PBX
11 2 (2.47%) Ethernet
11 2 (2.47%) DSL
12 1 (1.23%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 19 (23.46%) NoSQL
3 14 (17.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (17.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (16.05%) MySQL
5 12 (14.81%) Hadoop
6 10 (12.35%) Big Data
7 9 (11.11%) MongoDB
8 7 (8.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (7.41%) Data Mining
9 6 (7.41%) RDBMS
9 6 (7.41%) Apache Hive
9 6 (7.41%) HBase
9 6 (7.41%) Sqoop
9 6 (7.41%) Triplestore
9 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
10 5 (6.17%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (6.17%) RavenDB
10 5 (6.17%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Visual Studio
2 9 (11.11%) JMeter
2 9 (11.11%) JIRA
3 5 (6.17%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.70%) Maven
4 3 (3.70%) Hudson
5 2 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.23%) Mockito
6 1 (1.23%) Gradle
6 1 (1.23%) JUnit
General
1 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (1.23%) Finance
1 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (24.69%) Developer
2 12 (14.81%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (12.35%) Software Engineer
4 9 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 9 (11.11%) Administrator
4 9 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (11.11%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 9 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.64%) Architect
6 7 (8.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.41%) Data Architect
7 6 (7.41%) Big Data Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Support Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.70%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (79.01%) Web Services
2 22 (27.16%) .NET
3 12 (14.81%) ASP.NET
3 12 (14.81%) HTML
4 11 (13.58%) CSS
4 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (13.58%) HTML5
4 11 (13.58%) jQuery
5 10 (12.35%) CSS3
5 10 (12.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 10 (12.35%) NHibernate
5 10 (12.35%) .NET Framework
6 8 (9.88%) Spring
6 8 (9.88%) Hibernate
7 7 (8.64%) XML
7 7 (8.64%) Apache Flex
7 7 (8.64%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.41%) MapReduce
9 5 (6.17%) REST
9 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Open Source
2 5 (6.17%) Social Media
2 5 (6.17%) Visualisation
3 4 (4.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (39.51%) Linux
2 15 (18.52%) Windows
3 11 (13.58%) UNIX
4 9 (11.11%) CentOS
5 7 (8.64%) Ubuntu
6 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.70%) Fedora
8 1 (1.23%) AIX
8 1 (1.23%) Android
8 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 12 (14.81%) MVC
3 11 (13.58%) Software Engineering
3 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.35%) Stress Testing
5 9 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (11.11%) Load Testing
5 9 (11.11%) Project Management
6 8 (9.88%) TDD
6 8 (9.88%) DevOps
7 7 (8.64%) Kanban
7 7 (8.64%) Analytics
7 7 (8.64%) Data Modelling
8 6 (7.41%) ETL
8 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (7.41%) Data Security
8 6 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (7.41%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.68%) SQL
2 21 (25.93%) Java
3 15 (18.52%) PHP
4 12 (14.81%) C#
5 11 (13.58%) JavaScript
6 10 (12.35%) Perl
7 9 (11.11%) Python
8 7 (8.64%) C
8 7 (8.64%) C++
9 6 (7.41%) R
10 4 (4.94%) Ruby
11 3 (3.70%) Scala
11 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.23%) Groovy
12 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) MCSE
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (13.58%) vSphere
2 11 (13.58%) vCloud
3 6 (7.41%) Apache Flume
4 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.23%) Docker
5 1 (1.23%) Varnish
5 1 (1.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (16.05%) Puppet
2 12 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.94%) SCCM
3 4 (4.94%) SCOM
3 4 (4.94%) OpenNMS
4 2 (2.47%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.23%) logstash
5 1 (1.23%) YUM
Vendors
1 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.46%) VMware
3 10 (12.35%) Cisco
4 6 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.17%) Hitachi
6 4 (4.94%) Dell
6 4 (4.94%) Veeam
6 4 (4.94%) Acronis
6 4 (4.94%) SaltStack
7 3 (3.70%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.47%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.47%) RightScale
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle
9 1 (1.23%) HP
9 1 (1.23%) Citrix
9 1 (1.23%) Mitel
9 1 (1.23%) Splunk
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Rentalcars.com
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £51,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 20000-45000 Per Annum Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago