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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 145 195 240
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +45
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 96 43 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.58% 0.64% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.74% 15.09% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 92 39 11
Average salary £42,750 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.14% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
388 285 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.37% 4.22% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 328 217 174
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 22 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 22 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 +49 65 £42,500 +7.59% 17
Cheshire +8 20 £42,500 +30.76% 9
Merseyside - 2 £43,500 - 1
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 108 (59.34%) Web Services
2 72 (39.56%) Linux
3 71 (39.01%) SQL
4 65 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (31.87%) SQL Server
6 51 (28.02%) Java
7 47 (25.82%) MySQL
8 46 (25.27%) Big Data
9 41 (22.53%) C#
9 41 (22.53%) Business Intelligence
10 38 (20.88%) Microsoft
11 35 (19.23%) DevOps
12 34 (18.68%) PostgreSQL
13 33 (18.13%) VMware
13 33 (18.13%) Amazon EC2
14 32 (17.58%) SQL Server 2012
14 32 (17.58%) Windows
15 30 (16.48%) Migration
16 29 (15.93%) Oracle
17 28 (15.38%) .NET
18 27 (14.84%) PHP
18 27 (14.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 27 (14.84%) Puppet
19 26 (14.29%) Ruby
19 26 (14.29%) JavaScript
20 25 (13.74%) Data Warehouse
20 25 (13.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 23 (12.64%) Amazon S3
22 22 (12.09%) Python
23 21 (11.54%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 19 (10.44%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.59%) nginx
3 11 (6.04%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.49%) MS Exchange
5 9 (4.95%) IIS
6 8 (4.40%) Apache
7 7 (3.85%) Apache Pig
7 7 (3.85%) Confluence
7 7 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (2.20%) Drupal
9 3 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.65%) WordPress
9 3 (1.65%) SAS
10 2 (1.10%) CMS
10 2 (1.10%) JBoss
10 2 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (3.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Tridion
1 2 (1.10%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 33 (18.13%) Amazon EC2
2 23 (12.64%) Amazon S3
3 13 (7.14%) Route 53
4 12 (6.59%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (4.95%) SaaS
6 8 (4.40%) Amazon Glacier
6 8 (4.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 7 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
7 7 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (3.30%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (2.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (1.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (1.10%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.55%) IaaS
12 1 (0.55%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.55%) PaaS
12 1 (0.55%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.79%) VPN
1 16 (8.79%) DNS
2 14 (7.69%) Broadband
3 13 (7.14%) Internet
4 10 (5.49%) VoIP
4 10 (5.49%) Ethernet
5 9 (4.95%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.30%) SAN
7 5 (2.75%) HTTP
7 5 (2.75%) Firewall
8 4 (2.20%) IPsec
8 4 (2.20%) DSL
8 4 (2.20%) PPTP
8 4 (2.20%) IPv6
8 4 (2.20%) SMTP
8 4 (2.20%) OpenVPN
9 3 (1.65%) DHCP
10 2 (1.10%) MPLS
10 2 (1.10%) DMZ
10 2 (1.10%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (31.87%) SQL Server
2 47 (25.82%) MySQL
3 46 (25.27%) Big Data
4 34 (18.68%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (17.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 27 (14.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (13.74%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (13.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (10.44%) Amazon Redshift
9 16 (8.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (8.79%) NoSQL
10 15 (8.24%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (4.95%) Hadoop
12 7 (3.85%) Apache Hive
13 6 (3.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (2.75%) MongoDB
15 4 (2.20%) Oracle Database
16 3 (1.65%) Aerospike
16 3 (1.65%) SAP Data Services
16 3 (1.65%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (10.44%) Git (software)
2 18 (9.89%) Jenkins
3 17 (9.34%) JIRA
4 7 (3.85%) Bitbucket
4 7 (3.85%) Mercurial
5 5 (2.75%) Selenium
6 4 (2.20%) JMeter
6 4 (2.20%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.65%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.55%) Phing
8 1 (0.55%) Hudson
8 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (3.30%) Telecoms
1 6 (3.30%) Finance
1 6 (3.30%) Automotive
2 2 (1.10%) Publishing
3 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (35.71%) Developer
2 33 (18.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 23 (12.64%) Architect
4 15 (8.24%) Support Engineer
5 14 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 13 (7.14%) Business Developer
7 12 (6.59%) Consultant
7 12 (6.59%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (5.49%) Management Consultant
8 10 (5.49%) Administrator
8 10 (5.49%) Service Management Consultant
8 10 (5.49%) C# Developer
8 10 (5.49%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (4.95%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (4.95%) Junior
9 9 (4.95%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.40%) Junior Developer
10 8 (4.40%) Linux Administrator
10 8 (4.40%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.85%) Web Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (59.34%) Web Services
2 28 (15.38%) .NET
3 21 (11.54%) ASP.NET
4 20 (10.99%) J2EE
5 19 (10.44%) HTML
5 19 (10.44%) CSS
5 19 (10.44%) jQuery
6 18 (9.89%) REST
7 13 (7.14%) XML
7 13 (7.14%) Grails
7 13 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (6.59%) Kafka
9 11 (6.04%) JSP
9 11 (6.04%) SOAP
10 9 (4.95%) JSON
11 8 (4.40%) WCF
11 8 (4.40%) Ajax
11 8 (4.40%) HTML5
11 8 (4.40%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.24%) Open Source
1 15 (8.24%) Mobile App
2 12 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.49%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.49%) Replication
4 8 (4.40%) Visualisation
5 7 (3.85%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.20%) Telematics
6 4 (2.20%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.20%) PKI
6 4 (2.20%) User Experience
7 3 (1.65%) Statistics
7 3 (1.65%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.10%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.55%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.55%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.55%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 72 (39.56%) Linux
2 32 (17.58%) Windows
3 8 (4.40%) CentOS
4 6 (3.30%) UNIX
4 6 (3.30%) Android
4 6 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.30%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (22.53%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (19.23%) DevOps
4 30 (16.48%) Migration
5 21 (11.54%) Analytics
6 20 (10.99%) ITIL
6 20 (10.99%) Configuration Management
7 19 (10.44%) Service Management
8 16 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (8.79%) Scrum
9 15 (8.24%) MVC
10 14 (7.69%) Project Management
11 12 (6.59%) Load Balancing
12 11 (6.04%) PRINCE2
13 10 (5.49%) Web Development
13 10 (5.49%) Web Design
14 9 (4.95%) Predictive Analytics
14 9 (4.95%) Risk Management
15 8 (4.40%) E-Commerce
15 8 (4.40%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 71 (39.01%) SQL
2 51 (28.02%) Java
3 41 (22.53%) C#
4 27 (14.84%) PHP
5 26 (14.29%) Ruby
5 26 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 22 (12.09%) Python
7 16 (8.79%) T-SQL
8 15 (8.24%) C++
9 13 (7.14%) Perl
9 13 (7.14%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.75%) C
11 4 (2.20%) ActionScript
11 4 (2.20%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.20%) PHP5
12 1 (0.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (5.49%) Degree
2 7 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.55%) MCSE
4 1 (0.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (7.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 16 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.49%) Hyper-V
3 9 (4.95%) Docker
4 6 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.30%) vCloud
5 3 (1.65%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.10%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (14.84%) Puppet
2 12 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.75%) Nagios
4 4 (2.20%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.10%) cPanel
5 2 (1.10%) vMotion
5 2 (1.10%) Ansible
6 1 (0.55%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.55%) Cacti
Vendors
1 38 (20.88%) Microsoft
2 33 (18.13%) VMware
3 29 (15.93%) Oracle
4 5 (2.75%) Tableau
4 5 (2.75%) Cisco
5 3 (1.65%) Talend
5 3 (1.65%) SAP
5 3 (1.65%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.65%) Cognos
5 3 (1.65%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.10%) Adobe
6 2 (1.10%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.10%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.10%) Google
6 2 (1.10%) hybris
6 2 (1.10%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.10%) Zerto
7 1 (0.55%) Zend
7 1 (0.55%) EMC
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