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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 222 240 225
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 26 20 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.30% 0.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.29% 3.89% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 35
Median salary £45,500 £58,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.55% +45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £43,750 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £60,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +25.00%
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
606 514 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.89% 7.81% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 520 452 352
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,200 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +5 17 £52,500 -9.48% 4
Merseyside - 6 £21,500 -
Lancashire - 3 £42,500 -
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 52 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (59.62%) SQL
3 30 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (48.08%) Java
4 25 (48.08%) MySQL
5 24 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 24 (46.15%) Amazon S3
6 23 (44.23%) VMware
7 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
8 19 (36.54%) Software Engineering
9 18 (34.62%) CSS
9 18 (34.62%) Python
10 17 (32.69%) Web Services
11 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (28.85%) Customer Engagement
12 15 (28.85%) JSON
13 14 (26.92%) NoSQL
13 14 (26.92%) Amazon Redshift
14 13 (25.00%) PaaS
14 13 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (23.08%) HTML
15 12 (23.08%) Scrum
15 12 (23.08%) Puppet
15 12 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (23.08%) jQuery
15 12 (23.08%) Ruby
16 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (21.15%) REST
16 11 (21.15%) Internet

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 8 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 7 (13.46%) Apache
2 7 (13.46%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (9.62%) Apache Spark
4 4 (7.69%) nginx
5 3 (5.77%) Confluence
6 2 (3.85%) IIS
7 1 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (46.15%) Amazon S3
3 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (25.00%) PaaS
5 8 (15.38%) IaaS
6 7 (13.46%) GitHub
7 6 (11.54%) Amazon ELB
7 6 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (9.62%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (7.69%) Office 365
10 3 (5.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (5.77%) CloudFront
11 2 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (3.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (3.85%) Heroku
11 2 (3.85%) Route 53
11 2 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) Internet
2 8 (15.38%) Firewall
3 6 (11.54%) DNS
3 6 (11.54%) NAS
3 6 (11.54%) SAN
4 2 (3.85%) IPsec
4 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (48.08%) MySQL
2 24 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 14 (26.92%) Amazon Redshift
3 14 (26.92%) NoSQL
4 13 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (15.38%) DB2
5 8 (15.38%) MongoDB
5 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (13.46%) RDBMS
6 7 (13.46%) Relational Database
6 7 (13.46%) SQLite
7 5 (9.62%) Big Data
7 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (5.77%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (5.77%) DataStage
9 3 (5.77%) Pentaho
9 3 (5.77%) Redis
10 1 (1.92%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.62%) gulp
3 5 (9.62%) Maven
4 4 (7.69%) Vagrant
5 3 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.77%) JIRA
5 3 (5.77%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.92%) Hudson
General
1 8 (15.38%) Publishing
2 7 (13.46%) Games
3 6 (11.54%) Retail
4 5 (9.62%) iGaming
4 5 (9.62%) Law
5 2 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Architect
3 8 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (13.46%) DBA
4 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
4 7 (13.46%) SQL DBA
5 6 (11.54%) Administrator
5 6 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Senior DBA
5 6 (11.54%) Senior SQL DBA
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 4 (7.69%) Data Architect
7 4 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) ETL Architect
7 4 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (5.77%) ASP Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Junior
8 3 (5.77%) Senior ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) CSS
2 17 (32.69%) Web Services
3 15 (28.85%) JSON
4 12 (23.08%) HTML
4 12 (23.08%) jQuery
4 12 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (21.15%) REST
6 9 (17.31%) .NET
6 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET
6 9 (17.31%) Java EE
7 8 (15.38%) HTML5
8 7 (13.46%) XML
9 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (9.62%) Backbone.js
10 5 (9.62%) Hibernate
10 5 (9.62%) HTML5 Canvas
10 5 (9.62%) JAX-RS
10 5 (9.62%) Kafka
10 5 (9.62%) React
11 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) CMDB
1 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.54%) iPad
2 6 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.69%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.85%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Linux
2 9 (17.31%) Windows
3 8 (15.38%) Unix
4 5 (9.62%) CoreOS
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.69%) CentOS
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (36.54%) Software Engineering
3 15 (28.85%) Customer Engagement
4 13 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (23.08%) Scrum
6 10 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (19.23%) CRM
6 10 (19.23%) DevOps
6 10 (19.23%) ITIL
6 10 (19.23%) Presales
7 9 (17.31%) Analytics
7 9 (17.31%) Business Development
7 9 (17.31%) ITIL V3
7 9 (17.31%) Service Management
8 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
8 8 (15.38%) OO
8 8 (15.38%) Open Source
8 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 8 (15.38%) Project Management
8 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (59.62%) SQL
2 25 (48.08%) Java
3 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
4 18 (34.62%) Python
5 12 (23.08%) Ruby
6 10 (19.23%) Bash Shell
7 8 (15.38%) Perl
7 8 (15.38%) PHP
7 8 (15.38%) PowerShell
8 7 (13.46%) C#
9 5 (9.62%) C++
9 5 (9.62%) TypeScript
10 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.92%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Degree
2 8 (15.38%) ISEB
2 8 (15.38%) PMI Certification
2 8 (15.38%) PMP
3 1 (1.92%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (11.54%) VMware ESX
3 6 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (9.62%) Docker
5 4 (7.69%) vCloud
6 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
6 2 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) Puppet
2 8 (15.38%) SCVMM
3 6 (11.54%) Ansible
3 6 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (11.54%) SCOM
4 5 (9.62%) Kubernetes
5 3 (5.77%) Packer
6 2 (3.85%) SCCM
6 2 (3.85%) vMotion
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) VMware
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle
3 8 (15.38%) BMC
3 8 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 8 (15.38%) Cisco
3 8 (15.38%) Citrix
3 8 (15.38%) EMC
3 8 (15.38%) HP
3 8 (15.38%) IBM
3 8 (15.38%) Juniper
3 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.38%) NetApp
4 4 (7.69%) SaltStack
5 3 (5.77%) Ab Initio
5 3 (5.77%) Informatica
5 3 (5.77%) New Relic
5 3 (5.77%) Talend
6 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.85%) Veeam
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