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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 215 242 228
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -14
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 30 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.041% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.99% 2.11% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 27 3 12
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
273 142 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.84% 1.96% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 207 117 83
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,754 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +21 27 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Cheshire -2 3 £52,500 +45.83%
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 32 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (52.78%) Web Services
3 17 (47.22%) SQL
3 17 (47.22%) Internet
4 16 (44.44%) Amazon S3
5 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 13 (36.11%) DNS
7 12 (33.33%) .NET
7 12 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (30.56%) MongoDB
8 11 (30.56%) Java
8 11 (30.56%) Firewall
8 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
9 10 (27.78%) JMeter
9 10 (27.78%) Load Testing
9 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
9 10 (27.78%) SMTP
9 10 (27.78%) Linux
9 10 (27.78%) SaaS
9 10 (27.78%) Big Data
10 9 (25.00%) NoSQL
11 8 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
11 8 (22.22%) Python
11 8 (22.22%) PHP
11 8 (22.22%) VMware
12 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (19.44%) Apache
12 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
12 7 (19.44%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (19.44%) Apache
2 6 (16.67%) SAS
2 6 (16.67%) Apache Pig
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.33%) Node.js
4 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.78%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) SPSS
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 32 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (44.44%) Amazon S3
3 10 (27.78%) SaaS
4 8 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (16.67%) Route 53
5 6 (16.67%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (5.56%) ElastiCache
8 1 (2.78%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 17 (47.22%) Internet
2 13 (36.11%) DNS
3 11 (30.56%) Firewall
4 10 (27.78%) SMTP
5 6 (16.67%) IPsec
6 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
7 4 (11.11%) SNMP
7 4 (11.11%) iSCSI
7 4 (11.11%) NAS
7 4 (11.11%) SAN
8 3 (8.33%) SSL
9 2 (5.56%) WAN
9 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
9 2 (5.56%) PBX
9 2 (5.56%) DSL
10 1 (2.78%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (2.78%) VoIP
10 1 (2.78%) VPN
10 1 (2.78%) IPv4
10 1 (2.78%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (30.56%) MongoDB
3 10 (27.78%) Big Data
4 9 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 7 (19.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (16.67%) Data Mining
6 6 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 6 (16.67%) Hadoop
6 6 (16.67%) Apache Hive
6 6 (16.67%) HBase
6 6 (16.67%) Sqoop
6 6 (16.67%) Triplestore
6 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 5 (13.89%) MySQL
7 5 (13.89%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (5.56%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) JMeter
2 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.33%) Maven
3 3 (8.33%) Hudson
4 1 (2.78%) Gradle
4 1 (2.78%) Mockito
4 1 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Software Engineer
1 11 (30.56%) Cloud Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) .NET Software Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Big Data Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Data Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (13.89%) Developer
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Engineering Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) Web Services
2 12 (33.33%) .NET
3 6 (16.67%) MapReduce
4 5 (13.89%) HTML
5 4 (11.11%) HTML5
5 4 (11.11%) CSS
6 3 (8.33%) Backbone.js
6 3 (8.33%) Underscore.js
6 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.78%) SOAP
7 1 (2.78%) J2EE
7 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.78%) XML
7 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.78%) WinForms
7 1 (2.78%) Spring
7 1 (2.78%) Java EE
7 1 (2.78%) JSON
7 1 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Open Source
2 5 (13.89%) Visualisation
3 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.33%) UNIX
3 3 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) AIX
4 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
2 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
2 10 (27.78%) Load Testing
3 7 (19.44%) Analytics
4 6 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (16.67%) Data Security
4 6 (16.67%) ETL
4 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (11.11%) DevOps
6 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.33%) Web Development
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) ITIL
7 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) Java
3 8 (22.22%) Python
3 8 (22.22%) PHP
4 6 (16.67%) R
4 6 (16.67%) Perl
5 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.33%) Ruby
7 2 (5.56%) C#
8 1 (2.78%) C++
8 1 (2.78%) C
8 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.67%) vSphere
2 6 (16.67%) vCloud
2 6 (16.67%) Apache Flume
3 1 (2.78%) Docker
3 1 (2.78%) Varnish
3 1 (2.78%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (16.67%) Puppet
3 4 (11.11%) SCCM
3 4 (11.11%) SCOM
3 4 (11.11%) OpenNMS
4 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) VMware
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) Hitachi
4 4 (11.11%) Dell
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco
4 4 (11.11%) Veeam
4 4 (11.11%) Acronis
5 3 (8.33%) Twilio
5 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.56%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle
6 2 (5.56%) RightScale
Manchester, Lancashire
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