Period
to 18 June 2018

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 268 256
Rank change year-on-year +53 -12 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 65 38 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.92% 0.48% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.49% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 58 31 10
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -9.52% +14.13%
10th Percentile £38,875 £33,250 £43,125
90th Percentile £63,625 £57,500 £55,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -13.64% +10.00%

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 6,831 7,779 6,644
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.80% 97.40% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5,742 6,563 5,626
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 18 June 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 18 June 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 - 2 £43,750 -
AWS Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 61 (93.85%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (83.08%) DevOps
3 42 (64.62%) Linux
4 35 (53.85%) Python
4 35 (53.85%) Ruby
5 28 (43.08%) Bash Shell
6 27 (41.54%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (41.54%) Jenkins
7 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (38.46%) Docker
8 25 (38.46%) Terraform
9 19 (29.23%) Ansible
9 19 (29.23%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (29.23%) Node.js
10 18 (27.69%) Unix
11 17 (26.15%) Configuration Management
11 17 (26.15%) Finance
11 17 (26.15%) AWS Certification
11 17 (26.15%) Deployment Automation
12 16 (24.62%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (24.62%) Open Source
12 16 (24.62%) Google
13 15 (23.08%) Puppet
13 15 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
14 14 (21.54%) Kubernetes
14 14 (21.54%) Prometheus
14 14 (21.54%) RabbitMQ
15 13 (20.00%) Serverless
15 13 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
16 12 (18.46%) Redis

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 4 (6.15%) nginx
2 2 (3.08%) CMS
2 2 (3.08%) Drupal
2 2 (3.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon Alexa
3 1 (1.54%) Apache
3 1 (1.54%) CloudStack
3 1 (1.54%) Confluence
3 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.54%) JBoss
3 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 61 (93.85%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (29.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
3 13 (20.00%) Serverless
4 5 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (7.69%) Amazon S3
4 5 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (6.15%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (6.15%) IaaS
6 3 (4.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (3.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (3.08%) Route 53
8 1 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.54%) Office 365
8 1 (1.54%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) DNS
1 3 (4.62%) Firewall
2 2 (3.08%) VPN
3 1 (1.54%) DHCP
3 1 (1.54%) Skype
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) Redis
2 4 (6.15%) MySQL
3 3 (4.62%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (4.62%) RethinkDB
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.54%) Big Data
4 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.54%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 27 (41.54%) Jenkins
2 11 (16.92%) Maven
3 8 (12.31%) Vagrant
4 7 (10.77%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (6.15%) Travis CI
7 3 (4.62%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.54%) Gradle
8 1 (1.54%) JIRA
8 1 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Games
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Automotive
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) Node.js
2 14 (21.54%) RabbitMQ
3 11 (16.92%) .NET
4 9 (13.85%) Web Services
5 4 (6.15%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (6.15%) Sensu
6 3 (4.62%) Middleware
6 3 (4.62%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.54%) JSON
7 1 (1.54%) Kafka
7 1 (1.54%) LAMP
7 1 (1.54%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (1.54%) RESTful
7 1 (1.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.54%) Fintech
2 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.54%) PKI
2 1 (1.54%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 42 (64.62%) Linux
2 18 (27.69%) Unix
3 5 (7.69%) Windows
4 2 (3.08%) CentOS
4 2 (3.08%) Kali Linux
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (83.08%) DevOps
2 27 (41.54%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (26.15%) Configuration Management
4 17 (26.15%) Deployment Automation
5 16 (24.62%) Open Source
5 16 (24.62%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (16.92%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.62%) High Availability
8 3 (4.62%) Scrum
8 3 (4.62%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.08%) ITIL
9 2 (3.08%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.54%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.54%) DSDM
10 1 (1.54%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.54%) Logistics
10 1 (1.54%) OWASP
10 1 (1.54%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.85%) Python
1 35 (53.85%) Ruby
2 28 (43.08%) Bash Shell
3 5 (7.69%) Java
4 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.62%) SQL
6 2 (3.08%) Scala
6 2 (3.08%) VBScript
7 1 (1.54%) Clojure
7 1 (1.54%) Go
7 1 (1.54%) Java 8
7 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.54%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.54%) Perl
7 1 (1.54%) PHP
7 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 25 (38.46%) Docker
2 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.08%) FreeRADIUS
3 2 (3.08%) pfSense
4 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.54%) vSphere
4 1 (1.54%) Xen
4 1 (1.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (38.46%) Terraform
2 19 (29.23%) Ansible
3 15 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (23.08%) Puppet
4 14 (21.54%) Kubernetes
4 14 (21.54%) Prometheus
5 8 (12.31%) Packer
6 7 (10.77%) Salt
7 4 (6.15%) Graphite
8 2 (3.08%) Nessus
9 1 (1.54%) Cobbler
9 1 (1.54%) Consul
9 1 (1.54%) Nagios
9 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Google
2 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) SaltStack
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) Qualys
3 2 (3.08%) Sophos
4 1 (1.54%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.54%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (1.54%) NetApp
4 1 (1.54%) New Relic
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.54%) Sage
4 1 (1.54%) Trend Micro
4 1 (1.54%) VMware