Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 34 57
Rank change year-on-year +19 +23 +49
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 883 623 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.35% 7.98% 4.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.68% 38.15% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 754 566 329
Manchester median annual salary £57,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,725 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,000 £67,750
North West median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -

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 1,814 1,633 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 25.37% 20.92% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,529 1,442 839
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,275 £23,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £67,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.47% +7.50% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +28 100 £60,000 +20.00% 5
Rochdale +24 17 £49,000 +6.52% 2
Stockport +18 12 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Heywood - 7 £47,500 -
Salford -5 5 £52,500 -25.00% 1
Bolton +13 2 £47,500 +18.75%
Bury -1 2 £47,500 +40.74% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 2 £50,000 -
Cheadle - 1 - - 4
Amazon AWS
North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 532 (60.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 480 (54.36%) DevOps
3 377 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
4 371 (42.02%) Linux
5 272 (30.80%) Windows
6 259 (29.33%) Python
7 231 (26.16%) Docker
8 221 (25.03%) Java
9 209 (23.67%) Puppet
10 206 (23.33%) Ansible
11 204 (23.10%) Microsoft
12 195 (22.08%) Degree
13 173 (19.59%) Opscode Chef
14 168 (19.03%) Web Services
15 164 (18.57%) JavaScript
16 160 (18.12%) Active Directory
17 159 (18.01%) Continuous Integration
17 159 (18.01%) Jenkins
18 157 (17.78%) AWS CloudFormation
19 154 (17.44%) Open Source
19 154 (17.44%) SQL
20 151 (17.10%) Configuration Management
20 151 (17.10%) Kubernetes
21 150 (16.99%) C#
22 139 (15.74%) Google Cloud Platform
22 139 (15.74%) Terraform
23 132 (14.95%) Information Security
24 131 (14.84%) Software Engineering
25 127 (14.38%) Git (software)
26 125 (14.16%) Microservices

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 68 (7.70%) Apache
2 63 (7.13%) Apache Spark
3 56 (6.34%) IIS
4 48 (5.44%) Confluence
5 31 (3.51%) Apache Solr
6 23 (2.60%) Cloud Foundry
7 20 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (1.93%) nginx
9 14 (1.59%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.02%) OpenStack
11 8 (0.91%) SharePoint
12 7 (0.79%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.45%) CloudStack
14 3 (0.34%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (0.34%) JBoss
15 2 (0.23%) CMS
15 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.23%) Skype for Business
15 2 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.23%) Magento
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.11%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 532 (60.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 157 (17.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 139 (15.74%) Google Cloud Platform
4 92 (10.42%) Amazon EC2
5 81 (9.17%) Cloud Computing
6 58 (6.57%) SaaS
7 48 (5.44%) Amazon S3
8 43 (4.87%) Amazon SQS
9 42 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
10 40 (4.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 39 (4.42%) Amazon EMR
12 36 (4.08%) GitHub
13 28 (3.17%) PaaS
14 27 (3.06%) IaaS
15 25 (2.83%) Serverless
16 24 (2.72%) Office 365
17 22 (2.49%) AWS Lambda
17 22 (2.49%) OpenShift
18 19 (2.15%) IBM Cloud
19 10 (1.13%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 82 (9.29%) Internet
2 38 (4.30%) Firewall
3 25 (2.83%) DNS
4 16 (1.81%) HTTP
4 16 (1.81%) VPN
5 12 (1.36%) SSL
6 11 (1.25%) DHCP
7 10 (1.13%) Broadband
7 10 (1.13%) LAN
7 10 (1.13%) SAN
7 10 (1.13%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.13%) WAN
8 8 (0.91%) iSCSI
9 6 (0.68%) VLAN
9 6 (0.68%) VSAN
10 3 (0.34%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (0.34%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.23%) BGP
11 2 (0.23%) NAS
11 2 (0.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (11.44%) NoSQL
2 94 (10.65%) SQL Server
3 92 (10.42%) MongoDB
4 87 (9.85%) Hadoop
5 82 (9.29%) Big Data
6 59 (6.68%) Amazon Redshift
7 52 (5.89%) Amazon RDS
8 45 (5.10%) MySQL
9 43 (4.87%) Apache Cassandra
10 40 (4.53%) Amazon Athena
11 38 (4.30%) Flink
12 15 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (1.59%) Redis
14 13 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (1.36%) Neo4j
16 10 (1.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 9 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
18 7 (0.79%) Amazon Aurora
18 7 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 159 (18.01%) Jenkins
2 127 (14.38%) Git (software)
3 124 (14.04%) TeamCity
4 106 (12.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 103 (11.66%) JIRA
6 90 (10.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 45 (5.10%) Selenium
8 25 (2.83%) Cucumber
9 23 (2.60%) gulp
10 21 (2.38%) SoapUI
10 21 (2.38%) Travis CI
11 20 (2.27%) JMeter
12 18 (2.04%) GitLab
13 16 (1.81%) Hudson
14 15 (1.70%) Vagrant
15 13 (1.47%) SpecFlow
16 12 (1.36%) Subversion
16 12 (1.36%) Visual Studio
17 10 (1.13%) WebDriver
18 9 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 121 (13.70%) Finance
2 50 (5.66%) Marketing
3 45 (5.10%) Retail
4 31 (3.51%) Manufacturing
5 22 (2.49%) Electronics
5 22 (2.49%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.27%) Law
7 17 (1.93%) Banking
8 15 (1.70%) Military
9 11 (1.25%) Advertising
10 8 (0.91%) Local Government
11 6 (0.68%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.45%) German Language
13 3 (0.34%) Automotive
13 3 (0.34%) Back Office
14 2 (0.23%) French Language
14 2 (0.23%) Games
14 2 (0.23%) International Banking
14 2 (0.23%) Publishing
15 1 (0.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 206 (23.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 158 (17.89%) Developer
3 92 (10.42%) Information Manager
3 92 (10.42%) Information Security Manager
3 92 (10.42%) Security Manager
4 72 (8.15%) Architect
5 71 (8.04%) Software Engineer
6 68 (7.70%) AWS Engineer
7 55 (6.23%) .NET Developer
8 53 (6.00%) Consultant
9 43 (4.87%) Senior DevOps
9 43 (4.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 42 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
10 42 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
11 41 (4.64%) Linux Engineer
12 39 (4.42%) DevOps Manager
13 38 (4.30%) Senior Developer
14 37 (4.19%) C# Developer
15 34 (3.85%) DevOps Consultant
15 34 (3.85%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (19.03%) Web Services
2 112 (12.68%) .NET
3 106 (12.00%) AngularJS
4 105 (11.89%) HTML
5 99 (11.21%) CSS
6 96 (10.87%) Node.js
7 62 (7.02%) Kafka
8 60 (6.80%) RESTful
9 59 (6.68%) React
10 54 (6.12%) Spring
11 53 (6.00%) ASP.NET
12 50 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 46 (5.21%) .NET Framework
14 42 (4.76%) .NET Core
15 37 (4.19%) ASP.NET Web API
15 37 (4.19%) Spark Streaming
16 31 (3.51%) Elastic Stack
16 31 (3.51%) Entity Framework
17 28 (3.17%) HTML5
18 25 (2.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 69 (7.81%) Internet of Things
2 50 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (5.55%) Fintech
4 48 (5.44%) Private Cloud
5 45 (5.10%) Cloud Native
6 44 (4.98%) Greenfield Project
7 31 (3.51%) Public Cloud
8 26 (2.94%) User Experience
9 15 (1.70%) Industrial Internet of Things
10 14 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 11 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.25%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
13 8 (0.91%) Data Centre
14 7 (0.79%) Blog
14 7 (0.79%) Driving Licence
14 7 (0.79%) Mobile App
15 4 (0.45%) N-Tier
15 4 (0.45%) Replication
15 4 (0.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 371 (42.02%) Linux
2 272 (30.80%) Windows
3 38 (4.30%) Windows Server
4 30 (3.40%) Unix
5 26 (2.94%) CentOS
6 20 (2.27%) Ubuntu
7 13 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (1.36%) Android
8 12 (1.36%) Windows 10
8 12 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.13%) Apple iOS
10 8 (0.91%) Debian
11 7 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.45%) Amazon Linux
12 4 (0.45%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.11%) DC/OS
14 1 (0.11%) SUSE
14 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 480 (54.36%) DevOps
2 377 (42.70%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (18.01%) Continuous Integration
4 154 (17.44%) Open Source
5 151 (17.10%) Configuration Management
6 132 (14.95%) Information Security
7 131 (14.84%) Software Engineering
8 125 (14.16%) Microservices
9 107 (12.12%) TDD
10 105 (11.89%) SIEM
11 98 (11.10%) OWASP
12 97 (10.99%) Incident Management
13 93 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
14 92 (10.42%) Data Loss Prevention
14 92 (10.42%) Risk Management
14 92 (10.42%) Security Management
14 92 (10.42%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 89 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
16 81 (9.17%) Mentoring
17 77 (8.72%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 259 (29.33%) Python
2 221 (25.03%) Java
3 164 (18.57%) JavaScript
4 154 (17.44%) SQL
5 150 (16.99%) C#
6 100 (11.33%) Ruby
7 86 (9.74%) Bash Shell
8 58 (6.57%) Go
9 57 (6.46%) Scala
10 35 (3.96%) PowerShell
11 32 (3.62%) Perl
11 32 (3.62%) T-SQL
12 31 (3.51%) PHP
13 28 (3.17%) Java 8
14 15 (1.70%) C++
15 14 (1.59%) Shell Script
16 9 (1.02%) TypeScript
17 8 (0.91%) Objective-C
17 8 (0.91%) R
18 7 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 195 (22.08%) Degree
2 94 (10.65%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (10.65%) CISSP
3 93 (10.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 41 (4.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 41 (4.64%) ITIL Certification
5 39 (4.42%) Numerate Degree
6 36 (4.08%) AWS Certification
7 12 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.68%) MCSA
8 6 (0.68%) PMP
8 6 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.45%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.45%) MCITP
9 4 (0.45%) RHCE
9 4 (0.45%) RHCSA
9 4 (0.45%) VCP6
10 2 (0.23%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.23%) PhD
11 1 (0.11%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (11.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 53 (6.00%) QA
3 10 (1.13%) GDPR
4 7 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.34%) SLA
6 2 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 231 (26.16%) Docker
2 160 (18.12%) Active Directory
3 55 (6.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 48 (5.44%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (2.04%) Hyper-V
5 18 (2.04%) vSphere
6 9 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 9 (1.02%) vCloud
7 7 (0.79%) VMware NSX
8 4 (0.45%) Xen
8 4 (0.45%) XenServer
9 3 (0.34%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.23%) XenApp
10 2 (0.23%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.11%) HDFS
11 1 (0.11%) KVM
11 1 (0.11%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 209 (23.67%) Puppet
2 206 (23.33%) Ansible
3 173 (19.59%) Opscode Chef
4 151 (17.10%) Kubernetes
5 139 (15.74%) Terraform
6 56 (6.34%) Salt
7 34 (3.85%) Packer
8 33 (3.74%) Graphite
9 32 (3.62%) Grafana
9 32 (3.62%) Prometheus
10 19 (2.15%) Consul
10 19 (2.15%) Docker Swarm
11 13 (1.47%) Nagios
11 13 (1.47%) ZABBIX
12 12 (1.36%) Opsview
13 11 (1.25%) Cobbler
14 10 (1.13%) Kibana
15 8 (0.91%) SCCM
16 4 (0.45%) CFEngine
16 4 (0.45%) Istio
Vendors
1 204 (23.10%) Microsoft
2 88 (9.97%) Google
3 80 (9.06%) VMware
4 41 (4.64%) New Relic
5 40 (4.53%) Trend Micro
6 38 (4.30%) CA Agile Central
7 22 (2.49%) Cisco
7 22 (2.49%) SAP
8 19 (2.15%) Atlassian
9 15 (1.70%) Red Hat
9 15 (1.70%) Siemens
10 14 (1.59%) Tableau
11 12 (1.36%) Citrix
12 11 (1.25%) Veeam
13 10 (1.13%) IBM
13 10 (1.13%) Oracle
14 9 (1.02%) Rackspace
15 8 (0.91%) Intapp
16 6 (0.68%) Dell
16 6 (0.68%) Informatica