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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 231 241 246
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 20 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.031% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.12% 1.12% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 5
Average salary £47,500 £33,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.74% -20.58%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.10% +39.06%
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
327 179 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.70% 2.75% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 279 152 164
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +8 10 £40,500 -
Cheshire +3 10 £50,000 +48.14% 2
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 40 (93.02%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (58.14%) .NET
3 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
4 16 (37.21%) SQL
5 15 (34.88%) Amazon S3
6 14 (32.56%) C#
7 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
7 13 (30.23%) Internet
7 13 (30.23%) SaaS
8 12 (27.91%) Linux
9 11 (25.58%) DNS
9 11 (25.58%) DevOps
10 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
10 10 (23.26%) SMTP
10 10 (23.26%) Web Services
10 10 (23.26%) Configuration Management
10 10 (23.26%) Firewall
10 10 (23.26%) Puppet
10 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (20.93%) Python
11 9 (20.93%) VB.NET
11 9 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (18.60%) MySQL
13 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
13 7 (16.28%) Route 53
13 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
14 6 (13.95%) Big Data
14 6 (13.95%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (13.95%) JSON
14 6 (13.95%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (11.63%) nginx
2 3 (6.98%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) CloudStack
4 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 40 (93.02%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (34.88%) Amazon S3
3 13 (30.23%) SaaS
4 7 (16.28%) Route 53
5 4 (9.30%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (9.30%) ElastiCache
5 4 (9.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.33%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (2.33%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) Internet
2 11 (25.58%) DNS
3 10 (23.26%) Firewall
3 10 (23.26%) SMTP
4 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.33%) IPsec
5 1 (2.33%) DHCP
5 1 (2.33%) FTP
5 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) MySQL
3 6 (13.95%) Big Data
3 6 (13.95%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (6.98%) Aerospike
5 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.33%) Riak
6 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.65%) Hudson
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
3 1 (2.33%) WATIR
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.33%) Games
1 1 (2.33%) German Language
1 1 (2.33%) Italian Language
1 1 (2.33%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) .NET Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Junior
4 4 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Junior Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Junior Software Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.98%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Management Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (58.14%) .NET
2 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET
3 10 (23.26%) Web Services
4 6 (13.95%) JSON
5 4 (9.30%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (9.30%) WinForms
6 3 (6.98%) J2EE
7 1 (2.33%) CSS
7 1 (2.33%) Servlets
7 1 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.33%) LAMP
7 1 (2.33%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (2.33%) HTML
7 1 (2.33%) WCF
7 1 (2.33%) WPF
7 1 (2.33%) LINQ
7 1 (2.33%) jQuery
7 1 (2.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.65%) Replication
1 2 (4.65%) Telematics
1 2 (4.65%) Open Source
1 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
1 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Blog
2 1 (2.33%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) CentOS
2 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.65%) UNIX
3 2 (4.65%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) DevOps
2 10 (23.26%) Configuration Management
2 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.65%) Release Management
5 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.65%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (4.65%) Android Development
5 2 (4.65%) iOS Development
5 2 (4.65%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (4.65%) Automated Testing
5 2 (4.65%) ITIL
5 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.65%) Service Management
5 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (4.65%) Web Development
6 1 (2.33%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) SQL
2 14 (32.56%) C#
3 9 (20.93%) VB.NET
3 9 (20.93%) Python
4 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.95%) Ruby
6 5 (11.63%) PHP
7 4 (9.30%) Perl
7 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.98%) Java
9 1 (2.33%) C
9 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) Xen
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Puppet
2 9 (20.93%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.30%) Nagios
4 2 (4.65%) Ansible
5 1 (2.33%) Salt
5 1 (2.33%) Cacti
5 1 (2.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.65%) Google
3 1 (2.33%) Percona
3 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.33%) Perforce
3 1 (2.33%) VMware
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