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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 233 210 231
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +21
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 22 38 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.52% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.61% 8.64% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 7
Average salary £58,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £39,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.44% +8.88%
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
477 440 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.09% 5.97% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 419 314 155
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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
Cheshire +2 12 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Manchester -23 9 £58,000 +45.00% 4
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 37 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (72.97%) Amazon S3
3 20 (54.05%) Amazon RDS
4 18 (48.65%) Web Services
5 16 (43.24%) DevOps
6 15 (40.54%) DNS
6 15 (40.54%) Configuration Management
7 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (37.84%) Route 53
7 14 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (35.14%) Puppet
8 13 (35.14%) Java
9 12 (32.43%) Load Balancing
9 12 (32.43%) Big Data
10 11 (29.73%) SQL
10 11 (29.73%) MySQL
10 11 (29.73%) Linux
10 11 (29.73%) Replication
11 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
11 10 (27.03%) Amazon ELB
11 10 (27.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 9 (24.32%) Vagrant
12 9 (24.32%) Firewall
12 9 (24.32%) Windows
12 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
12 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
12 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (24.32%) Maven
12 9 (24.32%) CentOS
13 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 6 (16.22%) IIS
2 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.81%) Apache
3 4 (10.81%) nginx
4 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
4 3 (8.11%) Jetty
5 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 37 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (72.97%) Amazon S3
3 14 (37.84%) Route 53
4 10 (27.03%) Amazon ELB
4 10 (27.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 7 (18.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 6 (16.22%) Amazon Glacier
6 6 (16.22%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (16.22%) SaaS
7 3 (8.11%) PaaS
7 3 (8.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (2.70%) IaaS
9 1 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) DNS
2 9 (24.32%) Firewall
3 8 (21.62%) Internet
3 8 (21.62%) SAN
3 8 (21.62%) DHCP
3 8 (21.62%) Ethernet
4 7 (18.92%) Network Security
5 6 (16.22%) NAS
5 6 (16.22%) DMZ
6 3 (8.11%) HTTP
7 2 (5.41%) PBX
7 2 (5.41%) WAN
7 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.41%) DSL
7 2 (5.41%) IPsec
8 1 (2.70%) VLAN
8 1 (2.70%) SMTP
8 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (32.43%) Big Data
3 11 (29.73%) MySQL
4 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
5 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (18.92%) NoSQL
7 6 (16.22%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
2 9 (24.32%) Maven
3 7 (18.92%) Hudson
4 4 (10.81%) JUnit
5 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
5 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.70%) Mockito
6 1 (2.70%) JIRA
6 1 (2.70%) Gradle
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Consultant
1 9 (24.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Management Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Service Management Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) DevOps Architect
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) DBA
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (10.81%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Data Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior DBA
5 2 (5.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) Web Services
2 7 (18.92%) J2EE
3 6 (16.22%) JSON
4 3 (8.11%) JPA
4 3 (8.11%) Servlets
4 3 (8.11%) Hibernate
4 3 (8.11%) Spring
5 2 (5.41%) REST
6 1 (2.70%) RESTful
6 1 (2.70%) POJO
6 1 (2.70%) GWT
6 1 (2.70%) jQuery
6 1 (2.70%) Java EE
6 1 (2.70%) HTML
6 1 (2.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (29.73%) Replication
3 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
4 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
4 5 (13.51%) Telematics
4 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
5 3 (8.11%) Private Cloud
6 2 (5.41%) Hedge funds
6 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Linux
2 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) CentOS
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.51%) Android
4 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) DevOps
2 15 (40.54%) Configuration Management
3 14 (37.84%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (32.43%) Load Balancing
5 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.62%) Auto-Scaling
6 8 (21.62%) Open Source
7 6 (16.22%) MapReduce
7 6 (16.22%) Migration
7 6 (16.22%) Identity Management
7 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
7 6 (16.22%) Data Migration
8 5 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (13.51%) Service Management
8 5 (13.51%) ITIL
8 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Management
8 5 (13.51%) Android Development
8 5 (13.51%) iOS Development
8 5 (13.51%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (8.11%) JVM Tuning
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) Java
2 11 (29.73%) SQL
3 6 (16.22%) Ruby
4 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.11%) Python
5 2 (5.41%) PHP
5 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) QA
2 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
1 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (8.11%) Docker
3 2 (5.41%) vCloud
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) Puppet
2 9 (24.32%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.70%) Ansible
3 1 (2.70%) Nagios
3 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.70%) Cacti
3 1 (2.70%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
2 8 (21.62%) VMware
2 8 (21.62%) RightScale
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco
4 2 (5.41%) New Relic
4 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.70%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
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