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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 231 241 260
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +19
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 17 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.015% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.35% 0.62% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 4
Average salary £39,500 £33,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.03% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £33,750 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £33,750 £43,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.00%
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
318 162 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.61% 2.45% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 280 144 171
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Manchester - 12 £33,000 - 1
Cheshire +1 5 £48,750 +44.44% 1
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 38 (74.51%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (64.71%) .NET
3 29 (56.86%) SQL Server
4 19 (37.25%) SQL
4 19 (37.25%) DNS
5 18 (35.29%) Amazon S3
6 16 (31.37%) Internet
7 14 (27.45%) Firewall
7 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
7 14 (27.45%) SMTP
7 14 (27.45%) C#
7 14 (27.45%) SaaS
8 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
8 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET
9 11 (21.57%) Web Services
9 11 (21.57%) Linux
9 11 (21.57%) QA
9 11 (21.57%) Puppet
9 11 (21.57%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (21.57%) DevOps
10 10 (19.61%) Configuration Management
11 9 (17.65%) Windows
11 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
11 9 (17.65%) Apache
11 9 (17.65%) VB.NET
11 9 (17.65%) MySQL
12 8 (15.69%) IIS
12 8 (15.69%) Java
12 8 (15.69%) Python
12 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 9 (17.65%) Apache
2 8 (15.69%) IIS
3 6 (11.76%) nginx
3 6 (11.76%) Node.js
4 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
4 5 (9.80%) WebSphere
4 5 (9.80%) Jetty
5 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.96%) CloudStack
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (74.51%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (35.29%) Amazon S3
3 14 (27.45%) SaaS
4 5 (9.80%) Google App Engine
4 5 (9.80%) Route 53
4 5 (9.80%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (9.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (7.84%) ElastiCache
5 4 (7.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (7.84%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.96%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (37.25%) DNS
2 16 (31.37%) Internet
3 14 (27.45%) Firewall
3 14 (27.45%) SMTP
4 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 7 (13.73%) IPsec
6 5 (9.80%) DHCP
6 5 (9.80%) FTP
6 5 (9.80%) HTTP
7 2 (3.92%) SNMP
7 2 (3.92%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.92%) NAS
7 2 (3.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (56.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.65%) MySQL
3 8 (15.69%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.80%) Big Data
4 5 (9.80%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.96%) Riak
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.84%) JMeter
3 1 (1.96%) Subversion
3 1 (1.96%) WATIR
3 1 (1.96%) Selenium
3 1 (1.96%) Hudson
General
1 5 (9.80%) German Language
1 5 (9.80%) Italian Language
1 5 (9.80%) Turkish Language
2 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (56.86%) Developer
2 17 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Junior
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Junior Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Development Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (64.71%) .NET
2 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET
3 11 (21.57%) Web Services
4 7 (13.73%) CSS
4 7 (13.73%) HTML
5 6 (11.76%) HTML5
5 6 (11.76%) J2EE
5 6 (11.76%) Backbone.js
5 6 (11.76%) Underscore.js
5 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 6 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (9.80%) Servlets
7 4 (7.84%) WinForms
8 3 (5.88%) JSON
9 1 (1.96%) WCF
9 1 (1.96%) WPF
9 1 (1.96%) LINQ
9 1 (1.96%) jQuery
9 1 (1.96%) RESTful
9 1 (1.96%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 5 (9.80%) Blog
3 2 (3.92%) Open Source
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Online Games
4 1 (1.96%) Telematics
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Linux
2 9 (17.65%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) UNIX
3 2 (3.92%) Debian
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) CentOS
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) openSUSE
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) DevOps
2 10 (19.61%) Configuration Management
3 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.69%) Web Development
3 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (11.76%) Project Management
4 6 (11.76%) Automated Testing
4 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
5 5 (9.80%) Coaching
5 5 (9.80%) User Stories
6 4 (7.84%) Load Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.92%) Release Management
7 2 (3.92%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.96%) Android Development
8 1 (1.96%) iOS Development
8 1 (1.96%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) SQL
2 14 (27.45%) C#
3 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
4 9 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 8 (15.69%) Python
5 8 (15.69%) Java
6 6 (11.76%) PHP
7 5 (9.80%) Ruby
8 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.88%) Perl
9 1 (1.96%) C
9 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Xen
1 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) vSphere
2 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.92%) vCloud
2 2 (3.92%) Docker
2 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) Puppet
1 11 (21.57%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (11.76%) Ansible
3 2 (3.92%) SCCM
3 2 (3.92%) SCOM
3 2 (3.92%) OpenNMS
4 1 (1.96%) Nagios
4 1 (1.96%) Cacti
4 1 (1.96%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) VMware
3 6 (11.76%) Google
3 6 (11.76%) Twilio
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) Veeam
4 2 (3.92%) Acronis
4 2 (3.92%) Dell
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.96%) Perforce
5 1 (1.96%) Percona
5 1 (1.96%) Rackspace
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Duval Associates Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 basic + benefits + holidays / career
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 19 days ago