Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 255 252
Rank change year-on-year +24 -3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 52 43 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.71% 0.56% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.17% 4.17% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 50 36 22
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +42.86%
10th Percentile £33,625 £40,000 £43,075
90th Percentile £80,000 £59,375 £54,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +40.85%

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 Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,639 1,030 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 22.40% 13.49% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,451 896 568
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,625 £25,988
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £60,375
North West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Manchester

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in Manchester

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in Manchester

Amazon EC2
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 EC2 within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Stockport 0 5 £40,000 - 1
Salford -2 2 £70,000 - 2
Altrincham -4 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Amazon EC2
North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 48 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (88.46%) Linux
3 38 (73.08%) DevOps
4 25 (48.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 24 (46.15%) Ansible
6 23 (44.23%) Amazon SQS
7 21 (40.38%) Python
8 20 (38.46%) Configuration Management
8 20 (38.46%) Jenkins
8 20 (38.46%) Amazon S3
9 19 (36.54%) Puppet
9 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (34.62%) MySQL
10 18 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
11 17 (32.69%) Java
12 15 (28.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 15 (28.85%) Amazon RDS
12 15 (28.85%) Terraform
13 14 (26.92%) Docker
14 13 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 13 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
15 12 (23.08%) HTML
15 12 (23.08%) Windows
15 12 (23.08%) Kubernetes
16 11 (21.15%) AWS Lambda
16 11 (21.15%) Serverless
16 11 (21.15%) Route 53
16 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
17 10 (19.23%) HTML5

Amazon EC2
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 8 (15.38%) Confluence
1 8 (15.38%) IIS
2 7 (13.46%) Apache
2 7 (13.46%) Tomcat
3 6 (11.54%) nginx
3 6 (11.54%) WordPress
4 4 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 48 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (48.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 23 (44.23%) Amazon SQS
4 20 (38.46%) Amazon S3
5 18 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (21.15%) AWS Lambda
6 11 (21.15%) Route 53
6 11 (21.15%) Serverless
7 8 (15.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 8 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (15.38%) SaaS
8 7 (13.46%) Amazon Kinesis
9 6 (11.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 6 (11.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (9.62%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (5.77%) GitHub
13 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (1.92%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) SAN
2 6 (11.54%) VPN
3 5 (9.62%) Firewall
4 3 (5.77%) HTTP
4 3 (5.77%) LAN
4 3 (5.77%) WAN
5 2 (3.85%) IPsec
5 2 (3.85%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) MySQL
2 15 (28.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 15 (28.85%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (7.69%) Big Data
3 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 13 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 8 (15.38%) JIRA
4 8 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (15.38%) TeamCity
5 6 (11.54%) gulp
6 5 (9.62%) GoCD
6 5 (9.62%) Hudson
7 3 (5.77%) Grunt
7 3 (5.77%) Subversion
8 1 (1.92%) Babel
8 1 (1.92%) webpack
General
1 4 (7.69%) Games
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (26.92%) Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Senior DevOps
3 8 (15.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Web Developer
6 5 (9.62%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) HTML Developer
7 4 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) DevOps Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) DevOps Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) HTML
2 10 (19.23%) HTML5
3 9 (17.31%) LAMP
4 8 (15.38%) CSS
4 8 (15.38%) Web Services
5 7 (13.46%) jQuery
5 7 (13.46%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (11.54%) LEMP Stack
6 6 (11.54%) Node.js
7 5 (9.62%) CSS3
8 4 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (7.69%) GWT
8 4 (7.69%) HTML5 Canvas
8 4 (7.69%) J2EE
8 4 (7.69%) React
8 4 (7.69%) Spring
8 4 (7.69%) Spring Integration
8 4 (7.69%) WebSockets
9 3 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (5.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Data Centre
1 7 (13.46%) Private Cloud
1 7 (13.46%) User Experience
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 46 (88.46%) Linux
2 12 (23.08%) Windows
3 10 (19.23%) CentOS
4 8 (15.38%) Ubuntu
5 7 (13.46%) Amazon Linux
5 7 (13.46%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Unix
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (73.08%) DevOps
2 20 (38.46%) Configuration Management
3 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (15.38%) Network Virtualisation
6 7 (13.46%) Front End Development
6 7 (13.46%) Microservices
7 6 (11.54%) Web Development
8 5 (9.62%) BDD
8 5 (9.62%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.69%) Cloud Operations
9 4 (7.69%) OOP
9 4 (7.69%) Pair Programming
9 4 (7.69%) TDD
10 3 (5.77%) Open Source
10 3 (5.77%) Open Source Development
11 2 (3.85%) Digital Analytics
11 2 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) Python
2 17 (32.69%) Java
3 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
4 9 (17.31%) SQL
5 8 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 7 (13.46%) PHP
7 6 (11.54%) Ruby
7 6 (11.54%) Shell Script
8 5 (9.62%) Perl
9 1 (1.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) AWS Certification
2 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) Docker
2 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (5.77%) GlusterFS
3 3 (5.77%) Varnish
4 1 (1.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (46.15%) Ansible
2 19 (36.54%) Puppet
3 15 (28.85%) Terraform
4 12 (23.08%) Kubernetes
5 10 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (9.62%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (9.62%) Packer
7 4 (7.69%) Kibana
7 4 (7.69%) logstash
8 1 (1.92%) Nagios
8 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) New Relic
1 9 (17.31%) VMware
2 8 (15.38%) Trend Micro
3 7 (13.46%) NetApp
3 7 (13.46%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.69%) Capita
4 4 (7.69%) Hummingbird
5 3 (5.77%) hybris
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco
7 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.92%) Google
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle
7 1 (1.92%) Sage
7 1 (1.92%) Zend