Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Amazon EC2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 144 154
Rank change year-on-year -25 +10 +31
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 12 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.37% 0.044% 0.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.35% 0.37% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 17
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £39,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.79% -29.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £46,250 £37,000 £42,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £41,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% -8.00% +25.00%

Amazon EC2 is in the Cloud Services category. The following 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.

All Cloud Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 510 273 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 15.71% 12.07% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 422 236 212
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.14% +3.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £22,750 £20,750 £20,550
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £59,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Cheshire

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in Cheshire

Amazon EC2
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 EC2 within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sandbach - 11 £47,500 - 1
Chester -16 1 £37,500 -3.85% 3
Amazon EC2
North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (91.67%) Open Source
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 11 (91.67%) Unix
2 11 (91.67%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Puppet
2 11 (91.67%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (91.67%) Ansible
2 11 (91.67%) DevOps
2 11 (91.67%) SaltStack
3 10 (83.33%) Docker
3 10 (83.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 10 (83.33%) Redis
3 10 (83.33%) Microservices
3 10 (83.33%) PHP
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) Python
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (83.33%) NoSQL
3 10 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (83.33%) Ruby
4 9 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (75.00%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (8.33%) Route 53
5 1 (8.33%) GitHub
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS

Amazon EC2
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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (8.33%) nginx
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (8.33%) GitHub
2 1 (8.33%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 10 (83.33%) NoSQL
1 10 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (83.33%) Redis
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Gradle
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) Liquibase
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) AWS DevOps
2 9 (75.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) AWS Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Guava
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Unix
3 10 (83.33%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) DevOps
1 11 (91.67%) Open Source
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) Microservices
3 9 (75.00%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) PHP
2 10 (83.33%) Python
2 10 (83.33%) Ruby
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) GraphQL
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) Ansible
1 11 (91.67%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (91.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) SaltStack
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft