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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 166 224 262
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +38
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 83 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.19% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.78% 8.43% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 77 14 9
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +69.23%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
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
322 166 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.63% 2.56% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 282 145 173
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 66 £43,500 +17.56% 6
Cheshire +9 17 £40,000 -38.46% 5
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 122 (81.33%) Web Services
2 68 (45.33%) SQL
3 67 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (41.33%) .NET
5 55 (36.67%) C#
6 48 (32.00%) SQL Server
7 47 (31.33%) MySQL
7 47 (31.33%) Linux
8 45 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 41 (27.33%) ASP.NET
10 38 (25.33%) CSS
10 38 (25.33%) PostgreSQL
10 38 (25.33%) jQuery
11 37 (24.67%) Amazon EC2
11 37 (24.67%) HTML
12 33 (22.00%) Java
13 29 (19.33%) PHP
14 28 (18.67%) Oracle
15 27 (18.00%) Microsoft
15 27 (18.00%) Amazon S3
16 25 (16.67%) Degree
17 24 (16.00%) Ruby
18 21 (14.00%) Python
18 21 (14.00%) Ajax
18 21 (14.00%) SaaS
18 21 (14.00%) HTML5
18 21 (14.00%) NoSQL
18 21 (14.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 20 (13.33%) Internet
20 19 (12.67%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (11.33%) Confluence
2 12 (8.00%) nginx
3 11 (7.33%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 9 (6.00%) Apache
6 7 (4.67%) WordPress
7 4 (2.67%) IIS
8 3 (2.00%) Apache Pig
8 3 (2.00%) SAS
8 3 (2.00%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.33%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.67%) Node.js
10 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (4.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 37 (24.67%) Amazon EC2
2 27 (18.00%) Amazon S3
3 21 (14.00%) SaaS
4 14 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.67%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (2.67%) Route 53
6 3 (2.00%) ElastiCache
6 3 (2.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (1.33%) PaaS
7 2 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.67%) IaaS
8 1 (0.67%) Terremark
8 1 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.67%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.33%) Internet
2 16 (10.67%) Firewall
3 14 (9.33%) DNS
3 14 (9.33%) SMTP
4 9 (6.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.33%) SAN
6 6 (4.00%) SNMP
6 6 (4.00%) IPsec
6 6 (4.00%) iSCSI
6 6 (4.00%) NAS
7 4 (2.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (31.33%) MySQL
3 38 (25.33%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (14.00%) NoSQL
4 21 (14.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 18 (12.00%) Big Data
6 13 (8.67%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (8.00%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (4.00%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.33%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (2.00%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.33%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (11.33%) Bitbucket
1 17 (11.33%) Git (software)
1 17 (11.33%) Mercurial
1 17 (11.33%) JIRA
2 5 (3.33%) Eclipse
2 5 (3.33%) IntelliJ
3 4 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.67%) JMeter
General
1 16 (10.67%) Automotive
2 3 (2.00%) Publishing
3 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (47.33%) Developer
2 34 (22.67%) .NET Developer
3 30 (20.00%) Architect
4 27 (18.00%) Senior Developer
5 23 (15.33%) Junior
6 22 (14.67%) Web Developer
7 21 (14.00%) Solutions Architect
8 20 (13.33%) Junior Developer
9 19 (12.67%) Senior .NET Developer
10 18 (12.00%) C# Developer
11 16 (10.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (10.67%) C# .NET Developer
11 16 (10.67%) Senior C# Developer
12 15 (10.00%) Junior C# Developer
12 15 (10.00%) Junior .NET Developer
13 14 (9.33%) Junior C# .NET Developer
14 8 (5.33%) Senior Web Developer
14 8 (5.33%) Linux Engineer
15 7 (4.67%) Web Manager
15 7 (4.67%) Web Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (81.33%) Web Services
2 62 (41.33%) .NET
3 41 (27.33%) ASP.NET
4 38 (25.33%) CSS
4 38 (25.33%) jQuery
5 37 (24.67%) HTML
6 21 (14.00%) Ajax
6 21 (14.00%) HTML5
7 19 (12.67%) .NET Framework
8 18 (12.00%) WCF
9 17 (11.33%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
11 10 (6.67%) Grails
11 10 (6.67%) Kafka
12 7 (4.67%) Phalcon
13 5 (3.33%) JSON
14 4 (2.67%) WinForms
15 3 (2.00%) AngularJS
16 2 (1.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.67%) Data Integration
1 7 (4.67%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.00%) Open Source
2 6 (4.00%) Telematics
3 5 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.67%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.67%) Replication
5 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 47 (31.33%) Linux
2 18 (12.00%) UNIX
3 8 (5.33%) Windows
4 6 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.00%) Android
5 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.00%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.33%) Debian
8 2 (1.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (12.00%) Load Balancing
3 17 (11.33%) Web Design
3 17 (11.33%) MVC
4 14 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (9.33%) E-Commerce
5 12 (8.00%) Migration
5 12 (8.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (8.00%) DevOps
6 11 (7.33%) TOGAF
6 11 (7.33%) Risk Management
6 11 (7.33%) E-business
6 11 (7.33%) ERP
6 11 (7.33%) Configuration Management
7 10 (6.67%) SOA
8 8 (5.33%) Scrum
8 8 (5.33%) Data Architecture
9 7 (4.67%) PRINCE2
9 7 (4.67%) User Stories
10 6 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 68 (45.33%) SQL
2 55 (36.67%) C#
3 45 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 33 (22.00%) Java
5 29 (19.33%) PHP
6 24 (16.00%) Ruby
7 21 (14.00%) Python
8 15 (10.00%) C++
9 9 (6.00%) VB.NET
10 7 (4.67%) C
10 7 (4.67%) T-SQL
11 5 (3.33%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.00%) Perl
13 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 25 (16.67%) Degree
2 7 (4.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.33%) SLA
2 3 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (4.00%) vSphere
1 6 (4.00%) vCloud
2 4 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.00%) Docker
4 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.67%) XenServer
4 1 (0.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (9.33%) Puppet
2 8 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.00%) OpenNMS
3 6 (4.00%) SCOM
4 2 (1.33%) SCCM
5 1 (0.67%) Cacti
5 1 (0.67%) Nagios
5 1 (0.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (18.67%) Oracle
2 27 (18.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.67%) VMware
4 6 (4.00%) Dell
4 6 (4.00%) Acronis
4 6 (4.00%) Veeam
5 2 (1.33%) Lotus
5 2 (1.33%) Google
6 1 (0.67%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.67%) Percona
6 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.67%) Citrix
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £16k - 22k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire, Manchester
D4 Digital
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pentasia Limited
Posted: 12 days ago
Knutsford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago