Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services Engineer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 251 274
Rank change year-on-year +22 +23 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 60 43 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.83% 0.55% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.57% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 47 39 9
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +8.70% +12.20%
10th Percentile £42,000 £36,250 £40,500
90th Percentile £70,500 £63,750 £58,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +3.26% +3.95%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7,013 7,603 7,194
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.52% 97.61% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5,838 6,339 6,172
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured AWS Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in Manchester

AWS Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for AWS Engineer in Manchester

AWS Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Salary histogram for AWS Engineer in Manchester

AWS Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Engineer within the Manchester 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
Altrincham - 1 £45,000 -
AWS Engineer
North West

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, AWS Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 60 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (91.67%) DevOps
3 33 (55.00%) Linux
4 27 (45.00%) Java
5 24 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 24 (40.00%) Puppet
6 23 (38.33%) Python
7 21 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (35.00%) Deployment Automation
8 20 (33.33%) Web Services
8 20 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 20 (33.33%) Ruby
9 19 (31.67%) AWS Certification
10 18 (30.00%) Docker
11 17 (28.33%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (26.67%) Software Engineering
12 16 (26.67%) AngularJS
13 15 (25.00%) Cloud Native
13 15 (25.00%) Open Source
13 15 (25.00%) Unix
14 13 (21.67%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (21.67%) Java 8
15 12 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (20.00%) Apache Solr
16 11 (18.33%) SaaS
16 11 (18.33%) Cobbler
16 11 (18.33%) Shell Script
17 10 (16.67%) Finance
17 10 (16.67%) JavaScript

AWS Engineer Skill Set
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 12 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 9 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.00%) CloudStack
3 3 (5.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.67%) CMS
4 1 (1.67%) Drupal
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
4 1 (1.67%) JBoss
4 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 60 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (18.33%) SaaS
3 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (11.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (5.00%) Serverless
7 2 (3.33%) Amazon S3
7 2 (3.33%) AWS Fargate
8 1 (1.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.67%) IaaS
8 1 (1.67%) PaaS
8 1 (1.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) DNS
2 8 (13.33%) Internet
2 8 (13.33%) SSL
3 2 (3.33%) Firewall
4 1 (1.67%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (1.67%) DHCP
4 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 10 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.00%) Redis
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.67%) Big Data
5 1 (1.67%) MySQL
5 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.67%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.67%) gulp
2 4 (6.67%) Travis CI
3 3 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (5.00%) Maven
4 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.33%) JIRA
4 2 (3.33%) JMeter
4 2 (3.33%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.33%) Redmine
4 2 (3.33%) Selenium
4 2 (3.33%) WATIR
5 1 (1.67%) CircleCI
5 1 (1.67%) Codeship
5 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.67%) Gradle
5 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Marketing
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Automotive
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) Web Services
2 16 (26.67%) AngularJS
3 5 (8.33%) Node.js
4 4 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (6.67%) JAX-RS
4 4 (6.67%) Middleware
5 3 (5.00%) .NET
5 3 (5.00%) JSON
5 3 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (5.00%) RESTful
5 3 (5.00%) Sensu
5 3 (5.00%) Spring
6 2 (3.33%) Regular Expression
6 2 (3.33%) Sass
6 2 (3.33%) XML
7 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.67%) J2EE
7 1 (1.67%) Kafka
7 1 (1.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Cloud Native
2 6 (10.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 33 (55.00%) Linux
2 15 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (3.33%) CentOS
3 2 (3.33%) Debian
3 2 (3.33%) Windows
4 1 (1.67%) DC/OS
4 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (91.67%) DevOps
2 21 (35.00%) Deployment Automation
3 20 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (28.33%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 15 (25.00%) Open Source
7 12 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (13.33%) Benchmarking
8 8 (13.33%) Load Testing
9 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (11.67%) Scrum
10 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.67%) High Availability
10 4 (6.67%) Waterfall
11 3 (5.00%) DSDM
11 3 (5.00%) MVC
11 3 (5.00%) OO
11 3 (5.00%) RUP
11 3 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.00%) Java
2 24 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 23 (38.33%) Python
4 20 (33.33%) Ruby
5 13 (21.67%) Java 8
6 11 (18.33%) Shell Script
7 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 7 (11.67%) SQL
9 2 (3.33%) C++
9 2 (3.33%) Go
9 2 (3.33%) Perl
9 2 (3.33%) Scala
10 1 (1.67%) Clojure
10 1 (1.67%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (31.67%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 18 (30.00%) Docker
2 8 (13.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (5.00%) vSphere
3 3 (5.00%) Xen
3 3 (5.00%) XenServer
4 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (40.00%) Puppet
2 21 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (18.33%) Cobbler
4 9 (15.00%) Terraform
5 7 (11.67%) Ansible
5 7 (11.67%) Kubernetes
6 5 (8.33%) Prometheus
7 3 (5.00%) Graphite
7 3 (5.00%) Packer
7 3 (5.00%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.67%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.67%) Consul
8 1 (1.67%) Mesos
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Google
2 3 (5.00%) EnterpriseDB
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco
4 1 (1.67%) Polycom