Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 70 79
Rank change year-on-year +15 +9 +22
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 16 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.16% 1.78% 0.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.86% 15.63% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 8
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% -9.41% +16.44%
10th Percentile £23,500 £36,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £47,650
North West median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

Amazon AWS 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 Lancashire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 70 96 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 9.45% 11.36% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 54 64 51
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% -2.74% -3.95%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Lancashire

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Lancashire

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Lancashire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Lancashire

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Preston - 8 £37,500 - 3
Blackpool - 6 £24,000 - 5
Newton-le-Willows -2 1 £62,500 -
Amazon AWS
North West

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (62.50%) Docker
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Kubernetes
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) DevOps
5 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 6 (37.50%) Puppet
5 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (37.50%) Ansible
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) PHP
6 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) MySQL
6 5 (31.25%) Python
6 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) Google
7 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (25.00%) Ruby
7 4 (25.00%) Firewall
7 4 (25.00%) Symfony
7 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) AngularJS

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (6.25%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (6.25%) IaaS
4 1 (6.25%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) PaaS
4 1 (6.25%) SaaS
4 1 (6.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Hudson
2 3 (18.75%) Vagrant
3 1 (6.25%) Ant
3 1 (6.25%) Appium
3 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
3 1 (6.25%) CircleCI
3 1 (6.25%) Codeship
3 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.25%) IBM UrbanCode
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) JMeter
3 1 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
6 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Head of Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Head of Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (25.00%) CSS3
3 4 (25.00%) HTML5
3 4 (25.00%) React
3 4 (25.00%) Symfony
4 3 (18.75%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (18.75%) Laravel
4 3 (18.75%) RESTful
4 3 (18.75%) Vue.js
5 1 (6.25%) .NET
5 1 (6.25%) Angular 2
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Node.js
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) WebSockets
5 1 (6.25%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 3 (18.75%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Animation
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (37.50%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (25.00%) Microservices
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) API Development
5 3 (18.75%) Decision-Making
5 3 (18.75%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (18.75%) E-Procurement
5 3 (18.75%) High Availability
5 3 (18.75%) IT Strategy
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) OO PHP
5 3 (18.75%) Open Source
5 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (18.75%) SIEM
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
2 5 (31.25%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (18.75%) Go
5 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) Groovy
6 1 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) RHCE
1 3 (18.75%) RHCSA
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Docker
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) KVM
3 1 (6.25%) VirtualBox
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Kubernetes
2 6 (37.50%) Ansible
2 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (37.50%) Puppet
3 3 (18.75%) Consul
3 3 (18.75%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (18.75%) Grafana
3 3 (18.75%) Graphite
3 3 (18.75%) Nagios
3 3 (18.75%) Opsview
3 3 (18.75%) Packer
3 3 (18.75%) Salt
3 3 (18.75%) Terraform
3 3 (18.75%) ZABBIX
4 1 (6.25%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Google
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle