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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England / North West
Rank 229 216 248
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +32
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 18 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.35% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.43% 3.76% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 14
Median salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.37% +7.77%

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
742 532 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 12.33% 9.42% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 618 452 333
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -20 18 £50,000 - 4
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 45 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (80.00%) Amazon S3
3 26 (57.78%) VMware
3 26 (57.78%) Linux
3 26 (57.78%) Python
4 25 (55.56%) Internet
4 25 (55.56%) Firewall
4 25 (55.56%) PowerShell
5 22 (48.89%) AWS CloudFormation
6 21 (46.67%) DevOps
7 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 17 (37.78%) Web Services
8 17 (37.78%) Perl
8 17 (37.78%) Customer Engagement
9 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
10 15 (33.33%) SQL
10 15 (33.33%) Windows
11 14 (31.11%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (31.11%) WAN
11 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (31.11%) Scrum
11 14 (31.11%) Software Engineering
11 14 (31.11%) Hyper-V
11 14 (31.11%) NoSQL
11 14 (31.11%) Amazon Redshift
12 13 (28.89%) Performance Analysis
12 13 (28.89%) Capacity Management
12 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
12 13 (28.89%) Customer Requirements

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 10 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) Drupal
3 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 45 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (80.00%) Amazon S3
3 22 (48.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (17.78%) Amazon SQS
4 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (15.56%) Amazon Kinesis
6 5 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (4.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (4.44%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (4.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (4.44%) Office 365
8 2 (4.44%) Route 53
9 1 (2.22%) Amazon CloudSearch
9 1 (2.22%) GitHub
9 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (2.22%) IaaS
9 1 (2.22%) PaaS
9 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (55.56%) Firewall
1 25 (55.56%) Internet
2 14 (31.11%) WAN
3 11 (24.44%) DNS
4 10 (22.22%) NAS
4 10 (22.22%) SAN
5 3 (6.67%) IPsec
6 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.22%) BGP
7 1 (2.22%) LAN
7 1 (2.22%) MPLS
7 1 (2.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (31.11%) Amazon Redshift
2 14 (31.11%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (31.11%) NoSQL
3 10 (22.22%) Big Data
3 10 (22.22%) MySQL
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (8.89%) MongoDB
5 4 (8.89%) RDBMS
5 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.11%) GoCD
3 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.67%) Vagrant
4 2 (4.44%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.22%) Gradle
5 1 (2.22%) Hudson
5 1 (2.22%) JUnit
5 1 (2.22%) Mockito
5 1 (2.22%) Subversion
5 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.44%) Games
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Linux Engineer
1 13 (28.89%) Linux Support
1 13 (28.89%) Linux Support Engineer
1 13 (28.89%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 13 (28.89%) Senior Linux Support
1 13 (28.89%) Senior Support Engineer
1 13 (28.89%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 13 (28.89%) Support Engineer
1 13 (28.89%) Windows Engineer
1 13 (28.89%) Windows Support Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Administrator
2 10 (22.22%) DBA
2 10 (22.22%) Senior DBA
2 10 (22.22%) Senior SQL DBA
2 10 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 9 (20.00%) Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Java Developer
5 6 (13.33%) AWS Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) Web Services
2 5 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (6.67%) .NET
3 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.67%) HTML
4 2 (4.44%) LAMP
4 2 (4.44%) Node.js
5 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.22%) CSS
5 1 (2.22%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.22%) J2EE
5 1 (2.22%) JMS
5 1 (2.22%) jQuery
5 1 (2.22%) Laravel
5 1 (2.22%) RESTful
5 1 (2.22%) SignalR
5 1 (2.22%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.22%) Spring Cloud
5 1 (2.22%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) iPad
2 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) Linux
2 15 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) CentOS
4 2 (4.44%) Debian
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) DevOps
2 17 (37.78%) Customer Engagement
3 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (31.11%) Scrum
4 14 (31.11%) Software Engineering
5 13 (28.89%) Capacity Management
5 13 (28.89%) Customer Requirements
5 13 (28.89%) Load Testing
5 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
5 13 (28.89%) Performance Analysis
6 10 (22.22%) Data Architecture
6 10 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (13.33%) Microservices
8 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (11.11%) High Availability
8 5 (11.11%) SDLC
8 5 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) Python
2 25 (55.56%) PowerShell
3 17 (37.78%) Perl
4 15 (33.33%) SQL
5 12 (26.67%) Java
6 9 (20.00%) Ruby
7 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.22%) C#
9 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
2 14 (31.11%) Hyper-V
3 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 10 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (17.78%) Docker
6 2 (4.44%) vCloud
6 2 (4.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) Puppet
2 10 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (22.22%) SCOM
3 8 (17.78%) Terraform
4 6 (13.33%) Ansible
5 5 (11.11%) Packer
6 2 (4.44%) SCCM
6 2 (4.44%) vMotion
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) VMware
2 8 (17.78%) Google
3 6 (13.33%) Zerto
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.44%) Veeam
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix
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