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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 109 172 189
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +17
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 134 88 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.41% 1.25% 0.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.46% 21.73% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 118 78 58
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £31,050 £33,375
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
488 405 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.76% 5.76% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 417 340 188
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,550 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +63 111 £45,000 - 24
Cheshire +17 13 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Lancashire +20 8 £33,000 -17.50% 3
Merseyside - 2 £45,000 - 4
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 134 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (44.53%) Web Services
3 111 (40.51%) Java
4 102 (37.23%) Linux
5 78 (28.47%) Windows
6 74 (27.01%) Puppet
7 69 (25.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 67 (24.45%) JavaScript
9 61 (22.26%) DevOps
10 59 (21.53%) PHP
11 55 (20.07%) SQL
12 54 (19.71%) HTML
12 54 (19.71%) SQL Server
13 53 (19.34%) MySQL
13 53 (19.34%) CSS
14 50 (18.25%) Python
15 49 (17.88%) SOA
15 49 (17.88%) C#
16 48 (17.52%) MVC
16 48 (17.52%) Git (software)
17 47 (17.15%) NoSQL
18 46 (16.79%) CentOS
18 46 (16.79%) E-Commerce
19 43 (15.69%) Software Engineering
20 42 (15.33%) .NET
20 42 (15.33%) Internet
20 42 (15.33%) Open Source
20 42 (15.33%) AngularJS
21 41 (14.96%) VMware
22 40 (14.60%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 39 (14.23%) Node.js
2 21 (7.66%) MS Exchange
3 17 (6.20%) Apache
4 12 (4.38%) Mule
4 12 (4.38%) OpenStack
4 12 (4.38%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.28%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.28%) WordPress
6 8 (2.92%) CMS
7 7 (2.55%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.19%) nginx
9 4 (1.46%) Confluence
10 3 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.09%) IIS
11 2 (0.73%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.92%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 69 (25.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (14.60%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (12.41%) SaaS
4 32 (11.68%) Amazon S3
5 22 (8.03%) PaaS
6 19 (6.93%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (4.38%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (3.65%) Route 53
9 9 (3.28%) GitHub
10 8 (2.92%) Amazon ELB
11 7 (2.55%) IaaS
12 6 (2.19%) Amazon Glacier
12 6 (2.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 6 (2.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (1.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (1.09%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (1.09%) Office 365
15 2 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.73%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 42 (15.33%) Internet
2 26 (9.49%) DNS
2 26 (9.49%) HTTP
3 16 (5.84%) VPN
4 14 (5.11%) Firewall
5 13 (4.74%) LAN
6 12 (4.38%) WAN
7 11 (4.01%) VoIP
8 9 (3.28%) SAN
9 8 (2.92%) ISDN
9 8 (2.92%) SPDY
10 7 (2.55%) TCP/IP
11 6 (2.19%) Broadband
11 6 (2.19%) IPsec
12 5 (1.82%) Ethernet
12 5 (1.82%) IPv6
13 4 (1.46%) MPLS
13 4 (1.46%) Network Security
13 4 (1.46%) SMTP
13 4 (1.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (19.71%) SQL Server
2 53 (19.34%) MySQL
3 47 (17.15%) NoSQL
4 24 (8.76%) Amazon RDS
4 24 (8.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 17 (6.20%) Azure SQL Database
6 14 (5.11%) Big Data
7 12 (4.38%) Couchbase
7 12 (4.38%) Hazelcast
8 8 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.19%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.82%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.82%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.46%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.46%) Redis
11 4 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.09%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 48 (17.52%) Git (software)
2 39 (14.23%) Jenkins
3 28 (10.22%) Maven
4 19 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (6.57%) Visual Studio
6 15 (5.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (5.47%) Selenium
7 14 (5.11%) Hudson
7 14 (5.11%) Subversion
8 12 (4.38%) Cucumber
8 12 (4.38%) git-flow
9 11 (4.01%) JIRA
10 10 (3.65%) Grunt
11 9 (3.28%) NUnit
11 9 (3.28%) SpecFlow
12 8 (2.92%) Vagrant
13 7 (2.55%) JUnit
14 6 (2.19%) Octopus Deploy
14 6 (2.19%) TeamCity
15 4 (1.46%) Mercurial
General
1 19 (6.93%) Finance
2 10 (3.65%) Retail
3 4 (1.46%) Banking
4 2 (0.73%) Legal
4 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.73%) Marketing
4 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.36%) Back Office
5 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 85 (31.02%) Developer
2 36 (13.14%) AWS Engineer
3 34 (12.41%) Software Engineer
4 33 (12.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 30 (10.95%) Linux Engineer
6 29 (10.58%) Systems Engineer
7 27 (9.85%) Java Developer
8 22 (8.03%) .NET Developer
8 22 (8.03%) Software Developer
9 21 (7.66%) Administrator
9 21 (7.66%) Senior Software Engineer
9 21 (7.66%) Systems Administrator
10 20 (7.30%) Linux Administrator
10 20 (7.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 20 (7.30%) Senior Developer
11 19 (6.93%) C# Developer
12 18 (6.57%) Architect
12 18 (6.57%) C# .NET Developer
12 18 (6.57%) Web Developer
13 17 (6.20%) AWS Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (44.53%) Web Services
2 54 (19.71%) HTML
3 53 (19.34%) CSS
4 42 (15.33%) .NET
4 42 (15.33%) AngularJS
5 37 (13.50%) ASP.NET
6 36 (13.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (12.77%) jQuery
8 32 (11.68%) JSON
9 31 (11.31%) REST
10 30 (10.95%) .NET Framework
10 30 (10.95%) XML
11 28 (10.22%) ASP.NET Web API
12 27 (9.85%) Entity Framework
13 22 (8.03%) HTML5
14 21 (7.66%) Java EE
15 18 (6.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 18 (6.57%) CSS3
16 17 (6.20%) RESTful
16 17 (6.20%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.49%) N-Tier
2 22 (8.03%) Statistics
3 16 (5.84%) Algorithms
4 14 (5.11%) Hybrid Cloud
5 12 (4.38%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.65%) User Experience
7 9 (3.28%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.92%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.92%) Replication
8 8 (2.92%) Telematics
9 6 (2.19%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.46%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.46%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.73%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.73%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.73%) PKI
11 2 (0.73%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.73%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.73%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.36%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 102 (37.23%) Linux
2 78 (28.47%) Windows
3 46 (16.79%) CentOS
4 38 (13.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (10.95%) Windows Server
6 14 (5.11%) Android
7 13 (4.74%) Apple iOS
7 13 (4.74%) Unix
8 7 (2.55%) Debian
9 5 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.09%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (22.26%) DevOps
3 49 (17.88%) SOA
4 48 (17.52%) MVC
5 46 (16.79%) E-Commerce
6 43 (15.69%) Software Engineering
7 42 (15.33%) Open Source
8 40 (14.60%) TDD
9 35 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (12.41%) Scrum
11 33 (12.04%) High Availability
12 28 (10.22%) Mentoring
12 28 (10.22%) OO
13 26 (9.49%) ITIL
14 24 (8.76%) Change Management
14 24 (8.76%) Network Design
15 23 (8.39%) Microservices
15 23 (8.39%) Security Management
16 22 (8.03%) Test Scripting
17 21 (7.66%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 111 (40.51%) Java
2 67 (24.45%) JavaScript
3 59 (21.53%) PHP
4 55 (20.07%) SQL
5 50 (18.25%) Python
6 49 (17.88%) C#
7 29 (10.58%) Perl
8 23 (8.39%) Shell Script
9 20 (7.30%) Bash Shell
10 18 (6.57%) Ruby
11 17 (6.20%) TypeScript
12 14 (5.11%) Scala
13 6 (2.19%) C++
13 6 (2.19%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.73%) C
14 2 (0.73%) R
14 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.36%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (10.58%) Degree
2 10 (3.65%) MCSE
2 10 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (3.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (2.55%) CCNA
4 7 (2.55%) ISEB
5 2 (0.73%) CCNP
5 2 (0.73%) CCSA
5 2 (0.73%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (0.73%) HND
5 2 (0.73%) PhD
6 1 (0.36%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.76%) QA
2 9 (3.28%) PCI DSS
2 9 (3.28%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.36%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 39 (14.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (11.31%) Active Directory
3 30 (10.95%) Docker
4 15 (5.47%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.82%) Xen
6 3 (1.09%) vCloud
7 2 (0.73%) vSphere
8 1 (0.36%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 74 (27.01%) Puppet
2 22 (8.03%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (4.74%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 7 (2.55%) Ansible
5 5 (1.82%) SCOM
6 2 (0.73%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.73%) Rundeck
6 2 (0.73%) StatsD
6 2 (0.73%) vRealize
7 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.36%) Packer
Vendors
1 41 (14.96%) VMware
2 38 (13.87%) Microsoft
3 31 (11.31%) Google
4 24 (8.76%) Red Hat
5 15 (5.47%) SaltStack
6 12 (4.38%) webMethods
6 12 (4.38%) WSO2
7 9 (3.28%) Atlassian
7 9 (3.28%) Citrix
8 7 (2.55%) Cisco
8 7 (2.55%) Oracle
9 5 (1.82%) HP
9 5 (1.82%) NetApp
10 4 (1.46%) New Relic
11 3 (1.09%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.09%) F5
11 3 (1.09%) RightScale
11 3 (1.09%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.73%) Avaya
12 2 (0.73%) Dell
North West
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + an excellent benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + share options
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Avecto Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, pension + other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, training,free parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley
Recital Consulting Ltd
Salary: 30000-36000 Per Annum company bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £36000 Per Annum company bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Boohoo
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance, pension, healthcare
Posted: 17 days ago
Runcorn Cheshire, Liverpool
Quant Capital
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Runcorn Cheshire, Liverpool
Quant Capital
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheadle
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + AWS Training & Certification
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago