The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 56 80 99
Rank change year-on-year +24 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 37 19 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.47% 1.46% 1.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.00% 13.38% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 18
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -18.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £25,100 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,750 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 148 142 142
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 13.88% 10.94% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 131 120 112
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Cheshire

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Cheshire

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Cheshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Cheshire

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Chester +7 10 £30,500 -18.66% 2
Knutsford +6 7 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Wilmslow - 5 £22,500 - 2
Macclesfield - 4 £40,000 - 1
Warrington +5 2 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Crewe - 2 £50,000 - 1
Nantwich - 2 £55,000 - 1
Northwich - 1 £47,500 -
Amazon AWS
North West

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 25 (39.68%) Linux
2 23 (36.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
5 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
5 15 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (22.22%) MySQL
6 14 (22.22%) Python
6 14 (22.22%) Unix
7 13 (20.63%) .NET
7 13 (20.63%) Red Hat
7 13 (20.63%) Clustering
7 13 (20.63%) Puppet
7 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (20.63%) Docker
8 12 (19.05%) Finance
9 11 (17.46%) Perl
9 11 (17.46%) Web Services
9 11 (17.46%) OpenStack
9 11 (17.46%) OpenShift
10 10 (15.87%) Ansible
10 10 (15.87%) Ruby
10 10 (15.87%) SQL
11 9 (14.29%) PHP
11 9 (14.29%) Java
11 9 (14.29%) SAN
11 9 (14.29%) Active Directory
11 9 (14.29%) VMware
12 8 (12.70%) Veritas
12 8 (12.70%) Nagios

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 11 (17.46%) OpenStack
2 5 (7.94%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.76%) Apache
3 3 (4.76%) JBoss
4 2 (3.17%) Confluence
5 1 (1.59%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (36.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (17.46%) OpenShift
3 3 (4.76%) SaaS
4 2 (3.17%) Office 365
4 2 (3.17%) PaaS
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.59%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (1.59%) IaaS
5 1 (1.59%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) SAN
2 5 (7.94%) VoIP
3 4 (6.35%) Firewall
4 3 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (4.76%) DNS
4 3 (4.76%) LAN
4 3 (4.76%) VLAN
4 3 (4.76%) WAN
4 3 (4.76%) Wireless
5 2 (3.17%) DHCP
5 2 (3.17%) HTTP
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.59%) MPLS
6 1 (1.59%) NAS
6 1 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.59%) SMTP
6 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.59%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.22%) MySQL
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.59%) Big Data
6 1 (1.59%) DocumentDB
6 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.59%) Power BI
6 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.76%) JIRA
4 2 (3.17%) Gradle
4 2 (3.17%) Hudson
4 2 (3.17%) Maven
5 1 (1.59%) Subversion
5 1 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.59%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Banking
3 5 (7.94%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (7.94%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.76%) Games
5 2 (3.17%) Retail
6 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Developer
2 9 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Administrator
4 6 (9.52%) DBA
4 6 (9.52%) SQL DBA
5 5 (7.94%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Python Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.35%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.76%) Junior
7 3 (4.76%) Junior Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.63%) .NET
2 11 (17.46%) Web Services
3 8 (12.70%) HTML
4 7 (11.11%) CSS
5 6 (9.52%) AngularJS
5 6 (9.52%) XML
6 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (6.35%) Django
6 4 (6.35%) Spring
7 3 (4.76%) Flash
7 3 (4.76%) HTML5
7 3 (4.76%) JSON
7 3 (4.76%) RESTful
7 3 (4.76%) WebGL
7 3 (4.76%) Zend Framework
8 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.17%) Ember.js
8 2 (3.17%) JAX-RS
8 2 (3.17%) Middleware
8 2 (3.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Clustering
2 7 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.94%) Replication
5 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.17%) User Experience
7 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.68%) Linux
2 14 (22.22%) Unix
3 8 (12.70%) Windows
4 7 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.35%) CentOS
5 4 (6.35%) Solaris
6 3 (4.76%) AIX
6 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (12.70%) High Availability
3 7 (11.11%) DevOps
3 7 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (9.52%) Business Continuity
4 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (9.52%) ETL
4 6 (9.52%) Migration
4 6 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (7.94%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.94%) ETL Development
5 5 (7.94%) Full Text Search
5 5 (7.94%) OO
5 5 (7.94%) Open Source
5 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.35%) MVC
6 4 (6.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.40%) JavaScript
2 14 (22.22%) Python
3 11 (17.46%) Perl
4 10 (15.87%) Ruby
4 10 (15.87%) SQL
5 9 (14.29%) Java
5 9 (14.29%) PHP
6 6 (9.52%) C#
6 6 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.76%) ActionScript
7 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.76%) TypeScript
7 3 (4.76%) VBScript
8 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.59%) Jython
9 1 (1.59%) Korn
9 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) RHCE
2 2 (3.17%) RHCSA
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.59%) CCA
3 1 (1.59%) CCNA
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.59%) MCSA
3 1 (1.59%) MCSE
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.59%) OCP
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.59%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.63%) Docker
2 9 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 8 (12.70%) PowerHA
4 5 (7.94%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.59%) KVM
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.59%) vCloud
7 1 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (20.63%) Puppet
3 10 (15.87%) Ansible
4 8 (12.70%) CFEngine
4 8 (12.70%) Nagios
5 3 (4.76%) Kubernetes
6 2 (3.17%) BladeLogic
7 1 (1.59%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.59%) Salt
7 1 (1.59%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.63%) Red Hat
3 9 (14.29%) VMware
4 8 (12.70%) Veritas
5 6 (9.52%) Cisco
6 5 (7.94%) Google
7 4 (6.35%) Sophos
7 4 (6.35%) Yahoo!
8 3 (4.76%) IBM
8 3 (4.76%) Kaspersky
8 3 (4.76%) Zend
9 2 (3.17%) Aruba
9 2 (3.17%) Citrix
9 2 (3.17%) PayPal
9 2 (3.17%) Twitter
10 1 (1.59%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.59%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.59%) Cloudera
10 1 (1.59%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (1.59%) Talend
Crewe, Cheshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Resource Solutions - Barclays
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Resource Solutions - Barclays
Posted: 3 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago