The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 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 EC2 over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 231 226 239
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 28 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.58% 3.04% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 23
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +77.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +17.97%
Amazon EC2
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
783 493 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 12.52% 8.00% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 665 412 366
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the North West region.

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in the North West

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in the North West

Amazon EC2
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 EC2 within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 December 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 +9 26 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Cheshire +5 1 £39,000 -30.66% 2
Merseyside -14 1 £27,500 -57.69%
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 55 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (76.36%) Amazon S3
3 31 (56.36%) SQL
4 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (52.73%) PowerShell
5 29 (52.73%) Internet
5 29 (52.73%) Firewall
5 29 (52.73%) VMware
6 27 (49.09%) SQL Server
7 25 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (45.45%) NoSQL
7 25 (45.45%) Amazon Redshift
8 24 (43.64%) Web Services
9 23 (41.82%) Python
10 21 (38.18%) Scrum
11 20 (36.36%) Java
12 19 (34.55%) MySQL
12 19 (34.55%) DevOps
13 18 (32.73%) Perl
14 17 (30.91%) Software Engineering
15 16 (29.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 16 (29.09%) Data Architecture
15 16 (29.09%) PCI DSS
15 16 (29.09%) SCOM
15 16 (29.09%) Customer Engagement
15 16 (29.09%) NAS
15 16 (29.09%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (29.09%) DNS

Amazon EC2
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 16 (29.09%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.27%) Apache
2 4 (7.27%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) Drupal
3 1 (1.82%) nginx
3 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 55 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (76.36%) Amazon S3
3 13 (23.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (7.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (7.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (7.27%) Office 365
5 4 (7.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (5.45%) GitHub
6 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (3.64%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (3.64%) Route 53
8 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (52.73%) Firewall
1 29 (52.73%) Internet
2 16 (29.09%) DNS
2 16 (29.09%) NAS
2 16 (29.09%) SAN
3 9 (16.36%) WAN
4 4 (7.27%) IPsec
4 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (49.09%) SQL Server
2 25 (45.45%) Amazon Redshift
2 25 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (45.45%) NoSQL
3 19 (34.55%) MySQL
4 16 (29.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (18.18%) Big Data
6 9 (16.36%) MongoDB
6 9 (16.36%) RDBMS
6 9 (16.36%) Relational Database
7 7 (12.73%) SQLite
8 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.82%) DataStage
10 1 (1.82%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (1.82%) Pentaho
10 1 (1.82%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.45%) Bitbucket
3 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.64%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.82%) CircleCI
4 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.82%) Gradle
4 1 (1.82%) Hudson
4 1 (1.82%) JUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Mockito
4 1 (1.82%) Subversion
4 1 (1.82%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (5.45%) Retail
2 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Administrator
1 16 (29.09%) DBA
1 16 (29.09%) Senior DBA
1 16 (29.09%) Senior SQL DBA
1 16 (29.09%) SQL DBA
2 10 (18.18%) Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) Linux Support
3 9 (16.36%) Linux Support Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) Senior Linux Support
3 9 (16.36%) Senior Support Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) Support Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Support Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Architect
4 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 8 (14.55%) Data Architect
4 8 (14.55%) ETL Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (43.64%) Web Services
2 13 (23.64%) JSON
3 10 (18.18%) CSS
4 9 (16.36%) Java EE
5 7 (12.73%) .NET
5 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET
5 7 (12.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (10.91%) HTML
7 4 (7.27%) jQuery
7 4 (7.27%) LAMP
8 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (5.45%) REST
8 3 (5.45%) WCF
8 3 (5.45%) XML
9 2 (3.64%) Node.js
9 2 (3.64%) Spring
10 1 (1.82%) Laravel
10 1 (1.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Data Integration
2 6 (10.91%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Linux
1 16 (29.09%) Windows
2 4 (7.27%) Windows Server
2 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.64%) CentOS
4 1 (1.82%) Android
4 1 (1.82%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (38.18%) Scrum
4 19 (34.55%) DevOps
5 17 (30.91%) Software Engineering
6 16 (29.09%) Customer Engagement
6 16 (29.09%) Data Architecture
6 16 (29.09%) Data Modelling
7 12 (21.82%) SDLC
8 9 (16.36%) Analytics
8 9 (16.36%) Capacity Management
8 9 (16.36%) ETL
8 9 (16.36%) Load Testing
8 9 (16.36%) Mentoring
8 9 (16.36%) Open Source
8 9 (16.36%) Performance Analysis
9 8 (14.55%) Configuration Management
9 8 (14.55%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (12.73%) Business Analytics
11 6 (10.91%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (56.36%) SQL
2 29 (52.73%) PowerShell
3 23 (41.82%) Python
4 20 (36.36%) Java
5 18 (32.73%) Perl
6 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
7 9 (16.36%) Bash Shell
7 9 (16.36%) Ruby
8 5 (9.09%) PHP
9 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
10 3 (5.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (29.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (29.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) VMware ESX
1 16 (29.09%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (23.64%) Active Directory
3 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
3 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.27%) vCloud
4 4 (7.27%) vSphere
5 2 (3.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (29.09%) SCOM
2 10 (18.18%) Puppet
3 9 (16.36%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (9.09%) Ansible
5 4 (7.27%) SCCM
5 4 (7.27%) vMotion
6 1 (1.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) VMware
2 8 (14.55%) Zerto
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.27%) Veeam
5 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.82%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.82%) Informatica
6 1 (1.82%) SAP
6 1 (1.82%) Talend
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