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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 251 245 242
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 6 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.083% 0.15% 0.070%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.14% 6.71% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
Cloud Services Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
191 164 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.63% 2.18% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 157 151 54
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -7 5 £42,500 - 3
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 6 (75.00%) Web Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon S3
2 5 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (50.00%) Puppet
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) IPsec
5 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) SCOM
5 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (25.00%) OpenNMS
5 2 (25.00%) NAS
5 2 (25.00%) Veeam
5 2 (25.00%) nginx
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) nginx
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon S3
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (25.00%) CloudFront
4 2 (25.00%) Route 53
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (12.50%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) IPsec
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
3 2 (25.00%) SNMP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) IPv4
4 1 (12.50%) IPv6
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) FTP
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (12.50%) Sqoop
3 1 (12.50%) Triplestore
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) HBase
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) SimpleDB
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Principal Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Servlets
4 1 (12.50%) MSMQ
4 1 (12.50%) XHTML
4 1 (12.50%) AppFabric
4 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) R
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) vCloud
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Flume
3 1 (12.50%) Varnish
3 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (25.00%) SCOM
3 2 (25.00%) OpenNMS
4 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) Veeam
2 2 (25.00%) Acronis
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Google
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: circa £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago