Period
to 16 April 2021

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

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
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 100 173 204
Rank change year-on-year +73 +31 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 103 54 64
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.77% 1.12% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 1.16% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 100 39 55
10th Percentile " £42,500 £48,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £50,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - -4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £70,000
North West median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -4.17% +14.29%

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 3,570 4,646 6,016
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.09% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3,073 3,767 4,907
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,946 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,500 £36,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £46,192
Median % change year-on-year - +8.25% +2.65%
75th Percentile £63,750 £60,313 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in Manchester

AWS Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS Engineer in Manchester.

Salary trend for AWS Engineer in Manchester

AWS Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Engineer in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

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 16 April 2021. 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
Salford +13 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Bolton - 1 £47,500 -
AWS Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, 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.

1 100 (97.09%) AWS
2 81 (78.64%) DevOps
2 81 (78.64%) Terraform
3 71 (68.93%) Kubernetes
4 67 (65.05%) Docker
5 57 (55.34%) Linux
6 53 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (42.72%) Puppet
7 44 (42.72%) Opscode Chef
8 38 (36.89%) AWS CloudFormation
9 35 (33.98%) Python
10 32 (31.07%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (31.07%) Deployment Automation
11 28 (27.18%) Infrastructure as Code
11 28 (27.18%) Migration
12 27 (26.21%) Git (software)
13 25 (24.27%) Scrum
14 24 (23.30%) Configuration Management
15 20 (19.42%) Ansible
16 19 (18.45%) Jenkins
17 18 (17.48%) Software Engineering
18 16 (15.53%) SQL
18 16 (15.53%) SaaS
18 16 (15.53%) Serverless
19 15 (14.56%) Node.js
19 15 (14.56%) Unix
19 15 (14.56%) JavaScript
20 14 (13.59%) Continuous Delivery
21 13 (12.62%) Fintech
21 13 (12.62%) AWS Certification

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 3 (2.91%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.94%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.97%) CMS
3 1 (0.97%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 100 (97.09%) AWS
2 38 (36.89%) AWS CloudFormation
3 16 (15.53%) SaaS
3 16 (15.53%) Serverless
4 11 (10.68%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (10.68%) IaaS
4 11 (10.68%) PaaS
5 9 (8.74%) Amazon EKS
5 9 (8.74%) Amazon Kinesis
6 8 (7.77%) Pulumi
7 7 (6.80%) Azure
8 6 (5.83%) Amazon S3
9 5 (4.85%) Amazon ECS
9 5 (4.85%) GCP
10 3 (2.91%) OpenShift
11 2 (1.94%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (1.94%) GitHub
11 2 (1.94%) Matillion
11 2 (1.94%) Microsoft 365
11 2 (1.94%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) DHCP
1 2 (1.94%) DNS
1 2 (1.94%) FTP
1 2 (1.94%) HTTP
1 2 (1.94%) IPsec
1 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.97%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (9.71%) Amazon Redshift
3 9 (8.74%) Amazon Athena
3 9 (8.74%) Data Lake
3 9 (8.74%) MySQL
4 6 (5.83%) Amazon QuickSight
4 6 (5.83%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.88%) Big Data
5 4 (3.88%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.94%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (1.94%) Looker
7 2 (1.94%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.94%) Power BI
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.97%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (26.21%) Git (software)
2 19 (18.45%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.68%) GitLab
4 10 (9.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (6.80%) TeamCity
6 6 (5.83%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (4.85%) Jasmine
8 3 (2.91%) Hudson
8 3 (2.91%) Storybook
8 3 (2.91%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.94%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.94%) Spinnaker
10 1 (0.97%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (10.68%) Retail
2 9 (8.74%) Finance
3 5 (4.85%) Marketing
4 2 (1.94%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.97%) Electronics
5 1 (0.97%) Games
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.56%) Node.js
2 10 (9.71%) Web Services
3 8 (7.77%) React
4 7 (6.80%) Velocity
5 5 (4.85%) CSS
5 5 (4.85%) GraphQL
5 5 (4.85%) Jest
6 3 (2.91%) GatsbyJS
7 2 (1.94%) Apollo GraphQL
7 2 (1.94%) HTML
7 2 (1.94%) Kafka
8 1 (0.97%) .NET
8 1 (0.97%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.97%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.97%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.97%) JSON
8 1 (0.97%) Lambda Expressions
8 1 (0.97%) Svelte
8 1 (0.97%) Vue.js
8 1 (0.97%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.77%) Enterprise Cloud
2 7 (6.80%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.94%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 57 (55.34%) Linux
2 15 (14.56%) Unix
3 3 (2.91%) Windows
4 2 (1.94%) CentOS
4 2 (1.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (78.64%) DevOps
2 53 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (31.07%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (31.07%) Deployment Automation
4 28 (27.18%) Infrastructure as Code
4 28 (27.18%) Migration
5 25 (24.27%) Scrum
6 24 (23.30%) Configuration Management
7 18 (17.48%) Software Engineering
8 14 (13.59%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (12.62%) Data Modelling
9 13 (12.62%) Fintech
10 11 (10.68%) ETL
11 10 (9.71%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (8.74%) Computer Science
12 9 (8.74%) Data Science
13 7 (6.80%) High Availability
13 7 (6.80%) Load Balancing
13 7 (6.80%) Low Latency
13 7 (6.80%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.98%) Python
2 16 (15.53%) SQL
3 15 (14.56%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.65%) Go
5 11 (10.68%) Bash Shell
5 11 (10.68%) Ruby
6 7 (6.80%) C#
6 7 (6.80%) Perl
7 6 (5.83%) TypeScript
8 5 (4.85%) ES6
9 3 (2.91%) Java
9 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.94%) Scala
10 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.97%) Elm
Qualifications
1 13 (12.62%) AWS Certification
2 11 (10.68%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.74%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.83%) Degree
5 2 (1.94%) CEH
5 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.80%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.94%) NCSC
2 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 67 (65.05%) Docker
2 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 81 (78.64%) Terraform
2 71 (68.93%) Kubernetes
3 44 (42.72%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (42.72%) Puppet
4 20 (19.42%) Ansible
5 7 (6.80%) CFEngine
6 6 (5.83%) Grafana
7 4 (3.88%) Packer
8 3 (2.91%) Consul
8 3 (2.91%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (2.91%) Graphite
8 3 (2.91%) Nagios
8 3 (2.91%) Opsview
8 3 (2.91%) Prometheus
8 3 (2.91%) Salt
8 3 (2.91%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (7.77%) SaltStack
2 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.83%) Snowplow
3 2 (1.94%) Cloudera
3 2 (1.94%) Google
3 2 (1.94%) Hortonworks
4 1 (0.97%) New Relic
4 1 (0.97%) SAP