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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 53 105
Rank change year-on-year -19 +52  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 47 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.24% 3.37% 1.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.10% 32.32% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38 23 16
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £24,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 195 99 105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 13.45% 10.43% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 155 83 91
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £74,300 £50,600
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

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 28 June 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 28 June 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
Knutsford -23 15 £50,000 - 2
Chester +3 14 £32,500 -16.66% 4
Warrington -12 6 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Crewe -17 3 £55,000 +7.84%
Wilmslow - 2 £35,000 -
Amazon AWS
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 34 (40.48%) Linux
2 31 (36.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 20 (23.81%) MySQL
5 19 (22.62%) Python
6 18 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
7 17 (20.24%) Docker
7 17 (20.24%) Web Services
7 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
8 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 16 (19.05%) Unix
9 14 (16.67%) SQL
9 14 (16.67%) VMware
9 14 (16.67%) Puppet
9 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (15.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (15.48%) Java
10 13 (15.48%) Windows
10 13 (15.48%) Cisco
10 13 (15.48%) AngularJS
11 12 (14.29%) OpenShift
11 12 (14.29%) Active Directory
11 12 (14.29%) .NET
11 12 (14.29%) Perl
11 12 (14.29%) Migration
11 12 (14.29%) Django
12 11 (13.10%) Yahoo!
12 11 (13.10%) Ruby
12 11 (13.10%) Red Hat
12 11 (13.10%) DevOps

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring 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 10 (11.90%) JBoss
2 9 (10.71%) Apache
2 9 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 8 (9.52%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.95%) Apache Spark
5 4 (4.76%) Apache Pig
5 4 (4.76%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (4.76%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (36.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (14.29%) OpenShift
3 4 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (4.76%) PaaS
3 4 (4.76%) SaaS
4 3 (3.57%) GitHub
4 3 (3.57%) Office 365
5 2 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.38%) Amazon Glacier
5 2 (2.38%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (2.38%) CloudFront
5 2 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.90%) Firewall
2 9 (10.71%) LAN
2 9 (10.71%) WAN
3 7 (8.33%) MPLS
3 7 (8.33%) SAN
4 6 (7.14%) VoIP
5 5 (5.95%) DNS
5 5 (5.95%) HTTP
5 5 (5.95%) VPN
6 3 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.57%) DHCP
6 3 (3.57%) VLAN
6 3 (3.57%) Wireless
7 2 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.19%) NAS
8 1 (1.19%) Skype
8 1 (1.19%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.19%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.81%) MySQL
2 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.95%) Big Data
4 5 (5.95%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.95%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (4.76%) Apache Hive
5 4 (4.76%) HBase
5 4 (4.76%) Impala
5 4 (4.76%) Spark SQL
6 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.38%) MS Access
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.95%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (3.57%) Maven
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.19%) Gradle
6 1 (1.19%) JIRA
6 1 (1.19%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (11.90%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Banking
3 3 (3.57%) Games
3 3 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Legal
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (25.00%) Developer
2 12 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (8.33%) Python Developer
5 6 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Administrator
6 5 (5.95%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Network Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (4.76%) Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.76%) Data Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 3 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (3.57%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.24%) Web Services
2 13 (15.48%) AngularJS
3 12 (14.29%) .NET
3 12 (14.29%) Django
4 10 (11.90%) Middleware
5 9 (10.71%) HTML
6 7 (8.33%) CSS
6 7 (8.33%) JSON
7 5 (5.95%) Kafka
8 4 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (4.76%) HTML5
9 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (3.57%) Flash
9 3 (3.57%) jQuery
9 3 (3.57%) RESTful
9 3 (3.57%) Spring
9 3 (3.57%) WebGL
9 3 (3.57%) Zend Framework
10 2 (2.38%) Ember.js
10 2 (2.38%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.95%) User Experience
4 3 (3.57%) Clustering
4 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.38%) Replication
6 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.48%) Linux
2 16 (19.05%) Unix
3 13 (15.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (15.48%) Windows
4 8 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.95%) AIX
6 4 (4.76%) CentOS
7 3 (3.57%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.57%) Windows 2000
7 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (14.29%) Migration
3 11 (13.10%) DevOps
4 10 (11.90%) Risk Management
5 8 (9.52%) High Availability
6 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 7 (8.33%) ETL
6 7 (8.33%) Open Source
6 7 (8.33%) Project Management
7 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.95%) Analytics
8 5 (5.95%) Big Data Analytics
8 5 (5.95%) Data Analytics
8 5 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.95%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.76%) BDD
9 4 (4.76%) ITIL
9 4 (4.76%) MVC
9 4 (4.76%) OO
9 4 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 19 (22.62%) Python
3 14 (16.67%) SQL
4 13 (15.48%) Java
5 12 (14.29%) Perl
6 11 (13.10%) Ruby
7 9 (10.71%) PowerShell
8 7 (8.33%) C#
9 6 (7.14%) PHP
10 4 (4.76%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.76%) Jython
10 4 (4.76%) Korn
10 4 (4.76%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.57%) ActionScript
11 3 (3.57%) TypeScript
11 3 (3.57%) VBScript
12 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.19%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) CCNA
2 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.19%) MCSE
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.19%) OCP
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.19%) VCAP
3 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.38%) QA
1 2 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (20.24%) Docker
2 12 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 10 (11.90%) Hyper-V
3 10 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.76%) HDFS
4 4 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.38%) KVM
6 1 (1.19%) Apache Flume
6 1 (1.19%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.19%) vCloud
6 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (16.67%) Puppet
3 10 (11.90%) Kubernetes
4 5 (5.95%) Ansible
5 2 (2.38%) BladeLogic
5 2 (2.38%) Ganglia
5 2 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.38%) Salt
6 1 (1.19%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.19%) CA Wily
6 1 (1.19%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.19%) Nagios
6 1 (1.19%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.67%) VMware
3 13 (15.48%) Cisco
4 11 (13.10%) Red Hat
4 11 (13.10%) Yahoo!
5 9 (10.71%) IBM
6 6 (7.14%) AppDynamics
6 6 (7.14%) Google
7 5 (5.95%) Cloudera
7 5 (5.95%) Sophos
7 5 (5.95%) Talend
8 3 (3.57%) Kaspersky
8 3 (3.57%) PayPal
8 3 (3.57%) Sun
8 3 (3.57%) Symantec
8 3 (3.57%) Twitter
8 3 (3.57%) Zend
9 2 (2.38%) arcserve
9 2 (2.38%) Aruba
9 2 (2.38%) ServiceNow
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