Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 36 66
Rank change year-on-year +19 +30 +59
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 824 588 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.31% 7.57% 4.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.60% 37.98% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 684 517 272
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.57% -3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £69,500 £72,250
North West median annual salary £54,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.68% +1.11% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,807 1,548 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 24.80% 19.93% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,517 1,367 743
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -2.30% +8.75%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £66,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Manchester

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Manchester

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Manchester

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 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
Altrincham +20 64 £60,000 +60.00% 6
Rochdale +10 18 £57,500 +25.00% 5
Stockport +7 13 £48,750 +21.88% 9
Heywood - 7 £47,500 - 2
Salford -9 6 £37,747 -29.77% 4
Bolton +18 4 £57,500 +43.75%
Cheadle - 4 £47,500 -
Bury -1 1 £50,000 +48.15% 5
Amazon AWS
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 482 (58.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 472 (57.28%) DevOps
3 383 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
4 341 (41.38%) Linux
5 246 (29.85%) Python
6 236 (28.64%) Windows
7 225 (27.31%) Ansible
8 224 (27.18%) Docker
9 215 (26.09%) Puppet
9 215 (26.09%) Java
10 193 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
11 188 (22.82%) Opscode Chef
12 184 (22.33%) Jenkins
13 166 (20.15%) Microsoft
14 162 (19.66%) JavaScript
15 157 (19.05%) SQL
16 155 (18.81%) Web Services
17 149 (18.08%) Kubernetes
18 145 (17.60%) Software Engineering
19 143 (17.35%) Open Source
19 143 (17.35%) Configuration Management
20 139 (16.87%) C#
21 134 (16.26%) Degree
22 131 (15.90%) Git (software)
22 131 (15.90%) AWS CloudFormation
23 125 (15.17%) Ruby
24 124 (15.05%) TeamCity
25 123 (14.93%) Microservices
25 123 (14.93%) Terraform
26 121 (14.68%) .NET

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 53 (6.43%) Confluence
1 53 (6.43%) IIS
2 33 (4.00%) Apache
2 33 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 32 (3.88%) Apache Solr
4 29 (3.52%) Apache Spark
5 24 (2.91%) Cloud Foundry
6 17 (2.06%) OpenStack
7 16 (1.94%) nginx
8 10 (1.21%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.09%) CloudStack
10 5 (0.61%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.49%) JBoss
12 3 (0.36%) CMS
12 3 (0.36%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.24%) Drupal
13 2 (0.24%) SAS
13 2 (0.24%) Skype for Business
14 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.12%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 482 (58.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 131 (15.90%) AWS CloudFormation
3 118 (14.32%) Google Cloud Platform
4 79 (9.59%) Amazon EC2
5 61 (7.40%) SaaS
6 58 (7.04%) Amazon S3
7 46 (5.58%) Amazon SQS
8 43 (5.22%) Azure Active Directory
8 43 (5.22%) Cloud Computing
9 40 (4.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 36 (4.37%) GitHub
11 24 (2.91%) IaaS
11 24 (2.91%) OpenShift
12 23 (2.79%) PaaS
13 21 (2.55%) IBM Cloud
14 20 (2.43%) Serverless
15 18 (2.18%) AWS Lambda
16 16 (1.94%) Amazon EMR
17 15 (1.82%) Office 365
18 5 (0.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 45 (5.46%) Internet
2 40 (4.85%) Firewall
3 23 (2.79%) VPN
4 20 (2.43%) TCP/IP
5 19 (2.31%) DNS
6 16 (1.94%) HTTP
7 15 (1.82%) WAN
8 12 (1.46%) LAN
9 9 (1.09%) SSL
10 8 (0.97%) Broadband
10 8 (0.97%) Unified Communications
11 7 (0.85%) iSCSI
11 7 (0.85%) VLAN
12 6 (0.73%) VSAN
13 5 (0.61%) DHCP
13 5 (0.61%) SAN
14 4 (0.49%) Asterisk PBX
14 4 (0.49%) Network Security
14 4 (0.49%) VoIP
15 3 (0.36%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (11.41%) SQL Server
2 84 (10.19%) MongoDB
3 79 (9.59%) NoSQL
4 60 (7.28%) Amazon RDS
4 60 (7.28%) Hadoop
5 54 (6.55%) Big Data
6 51 (6.19%) MySQL
7 46 (5.58%) Apache Cassandra
8 33 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
9 24 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (2.06%) Amazon Athena
11 16 (1.94%) Neo4j
12 15 (1.82%) Flink
13 13 (1.58%) Redis
14 12 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 11 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
16 10 (1.21%) Blockchain
16 10 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 7 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 184 (22.33%) Jenkins
2 131 (15.90%) Git (software)
3 124 (15.05%) TeamCity
4 101 (12.26%) Octopus Deploy
5 94 (11.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 84 (10.19%) JIRA
7 42 (5.10%) Selenium
8 26 (3.16%) Travis CI
8 26 (3.16%) Vagrant
9 25 (3.03%) Cucumber
10 24 (2.91%) gulp
11 23 (2.79%) Hudson
12 20 (2.43%) GitLab
13 17 (2.06%) JMeter
14 15 (1.82%) SoapUI
15 14 (1.70%) SpecFlow
15 14 (1.70%) Subversion
16 12 (1.46%) GoCD
17 11 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
17 11 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 115 (13.96%) Finance
2 48 (5.83%) Retail
3 46 (5.58%) Marketing
4 28 (3.40%) Manufacturing
5 21 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.43%) Electronics
7 17 (2.06%) Law
8 16 (1.94%) Banking
9 15 (1.82%) Military
10 11 (1.33%) Games
11 8 (0.97%) Local Government
12 7 (0.85%) Back Office
13 6 (0.73%) Advertising
14 5 (0.61%) Automotive
15 4 (0.49%) German Language
15 4 (0.49%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.24%) French Language
16 2 (0.24%) International Banking
16 2 (0.24%) Japanese Language
17 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 204 (24.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 159 (19.30%) Developer
3 72 (8.74%) Architect
4 70 (8.50%) Software Engineer
5 61 (7.40%) Security Manager
6 60 (7.28%) Information Manager
6 60 (7.28%) Information Security Manager
7 57 (6.92%) AWS Engineer
8 54 (6.55%) .NET Developer
9 48 (5.83%) Senior DevOps
9 48 (5.83%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 42 (5.10%) AWS DevOps
11 38 (4.61%) Cloud Engineer
12 35 (4.25%) DevOps Manager
13 34 (4.13%) Java Engineer
14 30 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
15 29 (3.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 29 (3.52%) Java Software Engineer
16 28 (3.40%) C# Developer
17 27 (3.28%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (18.81%) Web Services
2 121 (14.68%) .NET
3 101 (12.26%) AngularJS
4 100 (12.14%) Node.js
5 86 (10.44%) HTML
6 85 (10.32%) CSS
7 71 (8.62%) RESTful
8 69 (8.37%) React
9 55 (6.67%) Spring
10 48 (5.83%) ASP.NET
11 46 (5.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 44 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC
13 39 (4.73%) .NET Framework
14 36 (4.37%) Elastic Stack
15 28 (3.40%) .NET Core
15 28 (3.40%) Entity Framework
15 28 (3.40%) HTML5
15 28 (3.40%) JSON
16 26 (3.16%) JAX-RS
16 26 (3.16%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.19%) Computer Science
2 49 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (5.83%) Private Cloud
4 42 (5.10%) Cloud Native
5 40 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
6 37 (4.49%) Fintech
7 36 (4.37%) Internet of Things
8 28 (3.40%) Public Cloud
9 27 (3.28%) User Experience
10 24 (2.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 15 (1.82%) Industrial Internet of Things
12 12 (1.46%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.33%) Data Centre
14 9 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.09%) Mobile App
15 8 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
16 6 (0.73%) Smartphone
17 4 (0.49%) Blog
17 4 (0.49%) PKI
17 4 (0.49%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 341 (41.38%) Linux
2 236 (28.64%) Windows
3 36 (4.37%) Windows Server
4 30 (3.64%) Unix
5 19 (2.31%) Android
5 19 (2.31%) CentOS
6 16 (1.94%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.58%) Ubuntu
8 10 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.61%) Debian
10 5 (0.61%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
11 3 (0.36%) DC/OS
12 2 (0.24%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.24%) SUSE
13 1 (0.12%) AIX
13 1 (0.12%) HPUX
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 472 (57.28%) DevOps
2 383 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
4 145 (17.60%) Software Engineering
5 143 (17.35%) Configuration Management
5 143 (17.35%) Open Source
6 123 (14.93%) Microservices
7 110 (13.35%) TDD
8 106 (12.86%) Scrum
9 93 (11.29%) Test Automation
10 91 (11.04%) Business Intelligence
11 86 (10.44%) MVC
12 80 (9.71%) SIEM
13 73 (8.86%) Information Security
14 72 (8.74%) Mentoring
15 66 (8.01%) OWASP
16 64 (7.77%) Risk Management
17 62 (7.52%) Incident Management
17 62 (7.52%) Security Management
18 60 (7.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 246 (29.85%) Python
2 215 (26.09%) Java
3 162 (19.66%) JavaScript
4 157 (19.05%) SQL
5 139 (16.87%) C#
6 125 (15.17%) Ruby
7 86 (10.44%) Bash Shell
8 61 (7.40%) Go
9 38 (4.61%) Scala
10 37 (4.49%) Perl
11 35 (4.25%) PowerShell
12 27 (3.28%) Java 8
13 24 (2.91%) PHP
14 19 (2.31%) T-SQL
15 14 (1.70%) Shell Script
16 11 (1.33%) C++
17 10 (1.21%) F#
17 10 (1.21%) R
18 7 (0.85%) Groovy
18 7 (0.85%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 134 (16.26%) Degree
2 63 (7.65%) Cisco Certification
3 62 (7.52%) CISSP
4 60 (7.28%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 34 (4.13%) AWS Certification
6 21 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
7 16 (1.94%) Numerate Degree
8 15 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.73%) RHCE
10 6 (0.73%) RHCSA
11 5 (0.61%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.49%) MCSA
12 4 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.36%) CCNP
14 2 (0.24%) MCITP
14 2 (0.24%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.24%) Security Cleared
14 2 (0.24%) VCP6
15 1 (0.12%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 60 (7.28%) QA
3 3 (0.36%) GDPR
3 3 (0.36%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.36%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.12%) GPG13
4 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 224 (27.18%) Docker
2 120 (14.56%) Active Directory
3 53 (6.43%) Virtual Machines
4 50 (6.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (2.55%) Hyper-V
6 17 (2.06%) vSphere
7 14 (1.70%) Xen
8 9 (1.09%) XenServer
9 8 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 6 (0.73%) VirtualBox
10 6 (0.73%) VMware NSX
11 5 (0.61%) KVM
11 5 (0.61%) vCloud
12 3 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.36%) XenApp
12 3 (0.36%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.12%) HDFS
14 1 (0.12%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 225 (27.31%) Ansible
2 215 (26.09%) Puppet
3 188 (22.82%) Opscode Chef
4 149 (18.08%) Kubernetes
5 123 (14.93%) Terraform
6 52 (6.31%) Salt
7 37 (4.49%) Graphite
8 36 (4.37%) Packer
9 27 (3.28%) Grafana
10 25 (3.03%) Prometheus
11 22 (2.67%) Consul
12 20 (2.43%) Kibana
13 19 (2.31%) Docker Swarm
14 18 (2.18%) Nagios
15 17 (2.06%) Opsview
15 17 (2.06%) ZABBIX
16 11 (1.33%) Cobbler
17 10 (1.21%) SCCM
18 4 (0.49%) cPanel
18 4 (0.49%) Istio
Vendors
1 166 (20.15%) Microsoft
2 115 (13.96%) Google
3 74 (8.98%) VMware
4 40 (4.85%) New Relic
4 40 (4.85%) Trend Micro
5 21 (2.55%) Cisco
6 19 (2.31%) Atlassian
6 19 (2.31%) SAP
7 18 (2.18%) Oracle
8 17 (2.06%) IBM
9 16 (1.94%) Citrix
9 16 (1.94%) Red Hat
10 15 (1.82%) CA Agile Central
10 15 (1.82%) Siemens
11 14 (1.70%) Tableau
12 10 (1.21%) Rackspace
13 9 (1.09%) Intapp
14 7 (0.85%) Veeam
15 6 (0.73%) HP
15 6 (0.73%) Informatica