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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 131 174 222
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +48
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 126 72 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.94% 1.00% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.45% 18.46% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 116 66 19
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £68,750 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
459 390 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.05% 5.44% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 392 290 178
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +17 74 £45,000 +11.11% 19
Cheshire +19 30 £50,000 +8.10% 16
Merseyside - 7 £43,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £40,000 -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 107 (47.98%) Web Services
2 81 (36.32%) SQL Server
3 78 (34.98%) Linux
4 77 (34.53%) SQL
5 71 (31.84%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (24.66%) Java
7 53 (23.77%) Windows
8 52 (23.32%) Big Data
9 49 (21.97%) VMware
10 46 (20.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 45 (20.18%) Migration
12 44 (19.73%) MySQL
12 44 (19.73%) Microsoft
12 44 (19.73%) DevOps
13 43 (19.28%) Business Intelligence
14 41 (18.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 39 (17.49%) JavaScript
16 37 (16.59%) Amazon EC2
17 36 (16.14%) Puppet
18 35 (15.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 35 (15.70%) PHP
19 31 (13.90%) MVC
20 28 (12.56%) DNS
20 28 (12.56%) HTML
21 27 (12.11%) C#
21 27 (12.11%) J2EE
21 27 (12.11%) VMware Infrastructure
21 27 (12.11%) Analytics
22 26 (11.66%) T-SQL
23 25 (11.21%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 18 (8.07%) SharePoint
2 17 (7.62%) MS Exchange
3 14 (6.28%) Apache
3 14 (6.28%) Tomcat
4 12 (5.38%) nginx
5 10 (4.48%) IIS
6 7 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (2.69%) Node.js
8 4 (1.79%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.79%) Drupal
8 4 (1.79%) Jetty
8 4 (1.79%) WordPress
9 3 (1.35%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.35%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.90%) CMS
10 2 (0.90%) JBoss
10 2 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (2.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Tridion
1 2 (0.90%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (16.59%) Amazon EC2
2 25 (11.21%) Amazon S3
3 23 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (10.31%) Route 53
4 20 (8.97%) Amazon ELB
5 13 (5.83%) SaaS
6 12 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (5.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (2.69%) Amazon EMR
8 5 (2.24%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (2.24%) Amazon Glacier
8 5 (2.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (1.79%) PaaS
10 3 (1.35%) Office 365
10 3 (1.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.45%) IaaS
12 1 (0.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.56%) DNS
2 23 (10.31%) Internet
2 23 (10.31%) VPN
3 15 (6.73%) Ethernet
3 15 (6.73%) Broadband
4 14 (6.28%) SAN
4 14 (6.28%) IPsec
5 13 (5.83%) VoIP
6 12 (5.38%) PPTP
6 12 (5.38%) Firewall
6 12 (5.38%) OpenVPN
7 7 (3.14%) HTTP
7 7 (3.14%) TCP/IP
7 7 (3.14%) DHCP
8 6 (2.69%) DMZ
8 6 (2.69%) NAS
9 5 (2.24%) Network Security
9 5 (2.24%) DSL
9 5 (2.24%) WAN
10 4 (1.79%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (36.32%) SQL Server
2 52 (23.32%) Big Data
3 46 (20.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 44 (19.73%) MySQL
5 41 (18.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (15.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (11.21%) NoSQL
8 23 (10.31%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (10.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (8.07%) Amazon Redshift
11 16 (7.17%) Amazon RDS
12 13 (5.83%) MongoDB
13 9 (4.04%) Hadoop
14 6 (2.69%) Redis
15 5 (2.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 4 (1.79%) Relational Database
16 4 (1.79%) Apache Hive
17 3 (1.35%) SAP Data Services
17 3 (1.35%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (8.07%) Jenkins
2 14 (6.28%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.04%) JIRA
4 7 (3.14%) Maven
5 6 (2.69%) Hudson
6 5 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.24%) JUnit
7 3 (1.35%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.35%) IntelliJ
7 3 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (1.35%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.35%) Grunt
7 3 (1.35%) Bower
7 3 (1.35%) gulp
8 2 (0.90%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.90%) Mockito
8 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.90%) Ant
8 2 (0.90%) Selenium
9 1 (0.45%) JMeter
General
1 19 (8.52%) Finance
2 9 (4.04%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.24%) Retail
4 2 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (40.36%) Developer
2 40 (17.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 27 (12.11%) Senior Developer
4 23 (10.31%) DevOps Engineer
5 21 (9.42%) Consultant
6 19 (8.52%) Java Developer
7 14 (6.28%) Support Engineer
8 13 (5.83%) Senior Java Developer
9 12 (5.38%) Architect
10 10 (4.48%) Management Consultant
10 10 (4.48%) Business Developer
10 10 (4.48%) Service Management Consultant
11 9 (4.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 9 (4.04%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (4.04%) PHP Developer
12 8 (3.59%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (3.59%) Administrator
13 7 (3.14%) .NET Developer
13 7 (3.14%) Senior .NET Developer
14 6 (2.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (47.98%) Web Services
2 28 (12.56%) HTML
3 27 (12.11%) J2EE
4 25 (11.21%) CSS
5 23 (10.31%) .NET
6 22 (9.87%) REST
7 16 (7.17%) ASP.NET
8 15 (6.73%) Hibernate
8 15 (6.73%) Spring
8 15 (6.73%) jQuery
9 14 (6.28%) XML
9 14 (6.28%) AngularJS
10 13 (5.83%) HTML5
10 13 (5.83%) LAMP
11 12 (5.38%) RESTful
12 11 (4.93%) Kafka
13 10 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (4.48%) Spring MVC
14 9 (4.04%) JSON
14 9 (4.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.28%) Replication
3 13 (5.83%) Mobile App
4 12 (5.38%) Cryptography
4 12 (5.38%) PKI
5 11 (4.93%) Data Centre
6 10 (4.48%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.59%) Visualisation
7 8 (3.59%) User Experience
8 5 (2.24%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.79%) Telematics
10 3 (1.35%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.90%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.90%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.90%) Statistics
11 2 (0.90%) Tandem
12 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.45%) iDTV
12 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 78 (34.98%) Linux
2 53 (23.77%) Windows
3 21 (9.42%) CentOS
4 11 (4.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.14%) Android
5 7 (3.14%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.90%) UNIX
8 2 (0.90%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.45%) Debian
9 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (31.84%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (20.18%) Migration
3 44 (19.73%) DevOps
4 43 (19.28%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (13.90%) MVC
6 27 (12.11%) Analytics
7 23 (10.31%) Configuration Management
7 23 (10.31%) Service Management
8 22 (9.87%) ITIL
8 22 (9.87%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (9.42%) Scrum
10 20 (8.97%) TDD
10 20 (8.97%) Open Source
11 16 (7.17%) Load Balancing
11 16 (7.17%) OO
12 14 (6.28%) E-Commerce
12 14 (6.28%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (5.83%) ETL
14 12 (5.38%) Project Management
14 12 (5.38%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 77 (34.53%) SQL
2 55 (24.66%) Java
3 39 (17.49%) JavaScript
4 35 (15.70%) PHP
5 27 (12.11%) C#
6 26 (11.66%) T-SQL
7 25 (11.21%) Python
8 18 (8.07%) Bash Shell
9 16 (7.17%) Ruby
9 16 (7.17%) C++
10 8 (3.59%) Perl
11 6 (2.69%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.79%) ActionScript
12 4 (1.79%) PHP5
13 2 (0.90%) VB
14 1 (0.45%) C
14 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (2.24%) Degree
2 4 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (1.35%) MCSE
3 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.90%) ISEB
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.45%) MCSA
5 1 (0.45%) CCNP
5 1 (0.45%) CCNA
5 1 (0.45%) NCDA
5 1 (0.45%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.48%) QA
3 9 (4.04%) SLA
4 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (12.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (7.17%) Docker
3 10 (4.48%) Active Directory
4 9 (4.04%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.59%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (3.59%) vCloud
6 6 (2.69%) VMware ESX
6 6 (2.69%) vSphere
7 2 (0.90%) KVM
8 1 (0.45%) Xen
8 1 (0.45%) Varnish
8 1 (0.45%) Ceph
8 1 (0.45%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 36 (16.14%) Puppet
2 18 (8.07%) Vagrant
3 7 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.14%) cPanel
4 3 (1.35%) Plesk
4 3 (1.35%) Nagios
5 2 (0.90%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.90%) Ansible
5 2 (0.90%) vMotion
5 2 (0.90%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.45%) Cacti
6 1 (0.45%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 49 (21.97%) VMware
2 44 (19.73%) Microsoft
3 23 (10.31%) Oracle
4 9 (4.04%) Red Hat
5 8 (3.59%) Cisco
6 5 (2.24%) RightScale
6 5 (2.24%) Tableau
6 5 (2.24%) Zend
7 3 (1.35%) SAP
7 3 (1.35%) Cognos
7 3 (1.35%) Juniper
7 3 (1.35%) Talend
8 2 (0.90%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.90%) New Relic
8 2 (0.90%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.90%) Zerto
8 2 (0.90%) Adobe
8 2 (0.90%) EMC
8 2 (0.90%) Citrix
8 2 (0.90%) Avaya
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Training & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits (possibly including equity)
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Edwin Alsop Associates
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago