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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 117 156 215
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +59
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 126 97 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.23% 1.52% 0.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.23% 22.93% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 95 89 38
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
520 423 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.19% 6.61% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 413 342 198
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +15 81 £43,000 +1.17% 25
Cheshire +30 28 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Lancashire - 10 £42,500 - 3
Merseyside +11 4 £52,500 +20.68%
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 153 (57.74%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (48.30%) Java
3 99 (37.36%) Linux
4 96 (36.23%) Web Services
5 90 (33.96%) Microsoft Azure
6 75 (28.30%) JavaScript
7 74 (27.92%) Windows
8 69 (26.04%) Puppet
9 67 (25.28%) MySQL
9 67 (25.28%) SQL Server
10 66 (24.91%) DevOps
11 62 (23.40%) Software Engineering
12 61 (23.02%) SQL
13 57 (21.51%) HTML
14 54 (20.38%) CSS
15 53 (20.00%) C#
15 53 (20.00%) Python
16 52 (19.62%) E-Commerce
17 50 (18.87%) AngularJS
18 49 (18.49%) PHP
18 49 (18.49%) .NET
19 47 (17.74%) Scrum
19 47 (17.74%) Jenkins
20 46 (17.36%) Amazon EC2
21 45 (16.98%) XML
22 44 (16.60%) Git (software)
23 43 (16.23%) CentOS
23 43 (16.23%) Web Development
23 43 (16.23%) ASP.NET
23 43 (16.23%) VMware

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (11.32%) Node.js
2 21 (7.92%) Apache
3 20 (7.55%) WebSphere
4 16 (6.04%) Tomcat
5 14 (5.28%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (4.91%) Mule
6 13 (4.91%) SharePoint
7 11 (4.15%) OpenStack
8 9 (3.40%) nginx
9 8 (3.02%) Drupal
9 8 (3.02%) GeoServer
10 7 (2.64%) Confluence
10 7 (2.64%) MS Exchange
11 6 (2.26%) Skype for Business
12 4 (1.51%) Apache Spark
12 4 (1.51%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.75%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.75%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (3.02%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.64%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.13%) MS Office
4 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 90 (33.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (17.36%) Amazon EC2
3 35 (13.21%) PaaS
4 29 (10.94%) SaaS
5 27 (10.19%) Amazon S3
6 15 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (5.28%) GitHub
8 13 (4.91%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (4.91%) IaaS
9 7 (2.64%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (2.26%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (1.89%) CloudFront
11 5 (1.89%) Office 365
12 4 (1.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 3 (1.13%) Heroku
13 3 (1.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 2 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.75%) Trello
15 1 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
15 1 (0.38%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 38 (14.34%) Internet
2 16 (6.04%) HTTP
3 14 (5.28%) VPN
4 10 (3.77%) DNS
4 10 (3.77%) Firewall
5 8 (3.02%) SAN
5 8 (3.02%) SPDY
6 5 (1.89%) HTTPS
6 5 (1.89%) IPsec
7 4 (1.51%) MPLS
7 4 (1.51%) NetScaler
8 3 (1.13%) BGP
8 3 (1.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (1.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (1.13%) IPv6
8 3 (1.13%) Multicast
8 3 (1.13%) OSPF
8 3 (1.13%) tcpdump
8 3 (1.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (25.28%) MySQL
1 67 (25.28%) SQL Server
2 38 (14.34%) NoSQL
3 27 (10.19%) Apache Cassandra
4 23 (8.68%) MongoDB
5 20 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (6.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (6.04%) Azure SQL Database
8 13 (4.91%) Couchbase
8 13 (4.91%) Hazelcast
9 12 (4.53%) Amazon RDS
9 12 (4.53%) DB2
9 12 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (3.40%) Big Data
11 8 (3.02%) GIS
11 8 (3.02%) Neo4j
11 8 (3.02%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (2.64%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (2.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 47 (17.74%) Jenkins
2 44 (16.60%) Git (software)
3 30 (11.32%) Maven
4 17 (6.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 17 (6.42%) Visual Studio
5 16 (6.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (5.66%) TeamCity
7 14 (5.28%) Hudson
7 14 (5.28%) Selenium
8 13 (4.91%) git-flow
9 12 (4.53%) JIRA
10 10 (3.77%) Cucumber
10 10 (3.77%) Vagrant
11 8 (3.02%) Subversion
12 7 (2.64%) NUnit
12 7 (2.64%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (2.64%) SpecFlow
13 6 (2.26%) GitLab
13 6 (2.26%) Mercurial
14 4 (1.51%) gulp
General
1 14 (5.28%) Games
1 14 (5.28%) Retail
2 10 (3.77%) Finance
3 8 (3.02%) Publishing
4 7 (2.64%) Banking
5 4 (1.51%) iGaming
5 4 (1.51%) Law
5 4 (1.51%) Marketing
6 2 (0.75%) Legal
6 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 85 (32.08%) Developer
2 37 (13.96%) Software Engineer
3 35 (13.21%) DevOps Engineer
4 27 (10.19%) Administrator
4 27 (10.19%) AWS Engineer
5 26 (9.81%) Systems Administrator
6 25 (9.43%) Java Developer
7 24 (9.06%) Linux Administrator
7 24 (9.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 24 (9.06%) Software Developer
8 22 (8.30%) Senior Software Engineer
9 21 (7.92%) AWS Administrator
9 21 (7.92%) Consultant
10 20 (7.55%) Senior Developer
11 19 (7.17%) Linux Engineer
12 16 (6.04%) Systems Engineer
13 15 (5.66%) .NET Software Engineer
13 15 (5.66%) C# Software Engineer
13 15 (5.66%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
13 15 (5.66%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (36.23%) Web Services
2 57 (21.51%) HTML
3 54 (20.38%) CSS
4 50 (18.87%) AngularJS
5 49 (18.49%) .NET
6 45 (16.98%) XML
7 43 (16.23%) ASP.NET
8 31 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (11.70%) JSON
8 31 (11.70%) REST
9 29 (10.94%) jQuery
10 28 (10.57%) ASP.NET Web API
11 26 (9.81%) .NET Framework
11 26 (9.81%) Entity Framework
12 23 (8.68%) WPF
13 22 (8.30%) HTML5
14 21 (7.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 18 (6.79%) RESTful
16 17 (6.42%) Apache Camel
16 17 (6.42%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.57%) Computer Science
2 26 (9.81%) Statistics
3 17 (6.42%) Algorithms
4 16 (6.04%) N-Tier
5 13 (4.91%) Data Centre
6 12 (4.53%) Mobile App
6 12 (4.53%) Replication
7 11 (4.15%) User Experience
8 9 (3.40%) Public Cloud
9 8 (3.02%) CMDB
9 8 (3.02%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (3.02%) iPad
10 5 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.89%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.89%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.89%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.13%) Clustering
11 3 (1.13%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.75%) Telematics
12 2 (0.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 99 (37.36%) Linux
2 74 (27.92%) Windows
3 43 (16.23%) CentOS
4 31 (11.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (10.57%) Windows Server
6 12 (4.53%) Unix
7 10 (3.77%) Android
8 7 (2.64%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.64%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.51%) CoreOS
10 3 (1.13%) Debian
10 3 (1.13%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.75%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.75%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (57.74%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (24.91%) DevOps
3 62 (23.40%) Software Engineering
4 52 (19.62%) E-Commerce
5 47 (17.74%) Scrum
6 43 (16.23%) Web Development
7 42 (15.85%) MVC
8 40 (15.09%) SOA
9 38 (14.34%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (14.34%) Open Source
9 38 (14.34%) TDD
10 32 (12.08%) BDD
11 31 (11.70%) ITIL
11 31 (11.70%) OO
12 27 (10.19%) Change Management
12 27 (10.19%) Mentoring
13 26 (9.81%) Network Design
14 25 (9.43%) Continuous Delivery
15 24 (9.06%) Multithreading
15 24 (9.06%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 128 (48.30%) Java
2 75 (28.30%) JavaScript
3 61 (23.02%) SQL
4 53 (20.00%) C#
4 53 (20.00%) Python
5 49 (18.49%) PHP
6 30 (11.32%) Ruby
7 27 (10.19%) Shell Script
8 22 (8.30%) Perl
9 21 (7.92%) Bash Shell
10 20 (7.55%) TypeScript
11 13 (4.91%) Scala
12 11 (4.15%) PowerShell
13 9 (3.40%) ActionScript
14 8 (3.02%) F#
15 7 (2.64%) T-SQL
16 6 (2.26%) C++
17 4 (1.51%) Clojure
17 4 (1.51%) Groovy
18 2 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (15.09%) Degree
2 12 (4.53%) ISEB
3 8 (3.02%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (3.02%) PMI Certification
3 8 (3.02%) PMP
4 7 (2.64%) CCNA
5 2 (0.75%) CCNP
5 2 (0.75%) CCSA
5 2 (0.75%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (0.75%) HND
5 2 (0.75%) PhD
6 1 (0.38%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.38%) EMC Certification
6 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.38%) MBA
6 1 (0.38%) MCSE
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.30%) QA
2 3 (1.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 34 (12.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (11.70%) Docker
3 27 (10.19%) Active Directory
4 14 (5.28%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.26%) vCloud
6 4 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (1.51%) vSphere
6 4 (1.51%) Xen
6 4 (1.51%) XenApp
6 4 (1.51%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.51%) XenServer
7 1 (0.38%) NDS
7 1 (0.38%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.38%) NFS
7 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 69 (26.04%) Puppet
2 19 (7.17%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (4.53%) Ansible
4 8 (3.02%) Kibana
4 8 (3.02%) Packer
4 8 (3.02%) SCVMM
5 5 (1.89%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (1.51%) Grafana
6 4 (1.51%) Graphite
6 4 (1.51%) Rundeck
6 4 (1.51%) SCCM
6 4 (1.51%) SCOM
6 4 (1.51%) Terraform
6 4 (1.51%) Uchiwa
7 2 (0.75%) yum
8 1 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.38%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (16.23%) VMware
2 41 (15.47%) Microsoft
3 35 (13.21%) Google
4 20 (7.55%) Oracle
5 19 (7.17%) Cisco
5 19 (7.17%) Citrix
6 18 (6.79%) SaltStack
7 17 (6.42%) WSO2
8 16 (6.04%) HP
8 16 (6.04%) NetApp
9 15 (5.66%) IBM
10 14 (5.28%) Red Hat
10 14 (5.28%) webMethods
11 13 (4.91%) Atlassian
11 13 (4.91%) EMC
12 11 (4.15%) CheckPoint
13 9 (3.40%) BMC
14 8 (3.02%) ESRI
14 8 (3.02%) Juniper
15 7 (2.64%) New Relic
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