The first table below looks at the demand for Amazon EC2 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 EC2 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 206 237 242
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +5
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 36 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.070% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.08% 3.40% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 32 5 11
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Cloud Services Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
298 147 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.16% 2.05% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 223 122 78
Average salary £44,500 £37,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.88% +11.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,645 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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 +28 32 £40,000 +55.33% 3
Cheshire +1 4 £56,250 +56.25% 2
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 35 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 20 (47.62%) Web Services
3 19 (45.24%) Internet
3 19 (45.24%) Amazon S3
4 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
5 16 (38.10%) DNS
6 15 (35.71%) .NET
7 13 (30.95%) Java
7 13 (30.95%) Firewall
7 13 (30.95%) MongoDB
7 13 (30.95%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (28.57%) SaaS
8 12 (28.57%) JMeter
8 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 12 (28.57%) Load Testing
8 12 (28.57%) SMTP
9 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
9 11 (26.19%) Linux
9 11 (26.19%) Big Data
10 9 (21.43%) VMware
10 9 (21.43%) PHP
10 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
11 8 (19.05%) Amazon ELB
11 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (19.05%) Apache
11 8 (19.05%) Python
11 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
12 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (16.67%) JavaScript

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (19.05%) Apache
2 6 (14.29%) Apache Pig
2 6 (14.29%) SAS
3 5 (11.90%) Node.js
4 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
4 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.76%) nginx
6 1 (2.38%) IIS
6 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.38%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) SPSS
2 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 35 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (45.24%) Amazon S3
3 12 (28.57%) SaaS
4 8 (19.05%) Amazon ELB
5 7 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (16.67%) Route 53
6 6 (14.29%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (7.14%) ElastiCache
7 3 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (2.38%) Google App Engine
8 1 (2.38%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 19 (45.24%) Internet
2 16 (38.10%) DNS
3 13 (30.95%) Firewall
4 12 (28.57%) SMTP
5 7 (16.67%) IPsec
6 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.52%) NAS
7 4 (9.52%) iSCSI
7 4 (9.52%) SAN
7 4 (9.52%) SNMP
8 3 (7.14%) SSL
9 2 (4.76%) PBX
9 2 (4.76%) DSL
9 2 (4.76%) WAN
9 2 (4.76%) Ethernet
10 1 (2.38%) FTP
10 1 (2.38%) HTTP
10 1 (2.38%) DHCP
10 1 (2.38%) VPN
10 1 (2.38%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (30.95%) MongoDB
3 11 (26.19%) Big Data
4 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
5 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (14.29%) Sqoop
6 6 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (14.29%) HBase
6 6 (14.29%) Apache Hive
6 6 (14.29%) Hadoop
6 6 (14.29%) Triplestore
6 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 6 (14.29%) MySQL
6 6 (14.29%) Data Mining
6 6 (14.29%) RDBMS
7 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) JMeter
2 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.14%) Maven
3 3 (7.14%) Hudson
4 1 (2.38%) JUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Mockito
4 1 (2.38%) Gradle
General
1 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
1 1 (2.38%) German Language
1 1 (2.38%) Italian Language
1 1 (2.38%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Cloud Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Software Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) .NET Software Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Developer
4 7 (16.67%) Architect
5 6 (14.29%) Big Data Architect
5 6 (14.29%) Data Architect
6 5 (11.90%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Engineering Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.38%) Junior
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) Web Services
2 15 (35.71%) .NET
3 7 (16.67%) HTML
4 6 (14.29%) MapReduce
4 6 (14.29%) HTML5
4 6 (14.29%) CSS
5 5 (11.90%) Backbone.js
5 5 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (11.90%) Underscore.js
5 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.76%) J2EE
7 1 (2.38%) Servlets
7 1 (2.38%) SOAP
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.38%) XML
7 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.38%) Spring
7 1 (2.38%) WinForms
7 1 (2.38%) Java EE
7 1 (2.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Open Source
2 5 (11.90%) Client/Server
2 5 (11.90%) Visualisation
3 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.14%) UNIX
4 3 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (2.38%) AIX
5 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 12 (28.57%) Load Testing
2 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
3 7 (16.67%) Analytics
4 6 (14.29%) DevOps
4 6 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (14.29%) Data Security
4 6 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (14.29%) ETL
4 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.90%) Project Management
5 5 (11.90%) Web Development
6 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.76%) JVM Tuning
7 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.76%) Scrum
7 2 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 13 (30.95%) Java
3 9 (21.43%) PHP
4 8 (19.05%) Python
5 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 6 (14.29%) R
6 6 (14.29%) Perl
7 3 (7.14%) Ruby
8 2 (4.76%) C#
9 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.38%) C++
9 1 (2.38%) C
9 1 (2.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.29%) Apache Flume
2 6 (14.29%) vCloud
2 6 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (2.38%) Xen
3 1 (2.38%) Docker
3 1 (2.38%) Varnish
3 1 (2.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (16.67%) Puppet
3 4 (9.52%) OpenNMS
3 4 (9.52%) SCCM
3 4 (9.52%) SCOM
4 1 (2.38%) Ansible
4 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) VMware
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.90%) Hitachi
3 5 (11.90%) Twilio
4 4 (9.52%) Acronis
4 4 (9.52%) Veeam
4 4 (9.52%) Dell
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco
5 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.76%) RightScale
6 2 (4.76%) Fortinet
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle
7 1 (2.38%) Google
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