Period
to 15 August 2018

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 260 260
Rank change year-on-year +37 0 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 59 42 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.81% 0.51% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.52% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 49 38 6
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +1.60%
10th Percentile £38,250 £31,250 £39,375
90th Percentile £66,500 £59,125 £62,500
North West median annual salary £55,000 £46,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +18.92% -15.91% +15.79%

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 7,044 8,003 6,943
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.72% 97.62% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5,887 6,719 5,912
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,700 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,800 £62,500
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 15 August 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 15 August 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 15 August 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 58 (98.31%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (84.75%) DevOps
3 37 (62.71%) Linux
4 26 (44.07%) Python
5 24 (40.68%) Ruby
6 23 (38.98%) Bash Shell
7 22 (37.29%) AWS Certification
8 21 (35.59%) Deployment Automation
9 20 (33.90%) Puppet
9 20 (33.90%) Configuration Management
9 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (32.20%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (32.20%) Docker
11 18 (30.51%) Java
12 17 (28.81%) Opscode Chef
13 16 (27.12%) Open Source
14 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
14 15 (25.42%) Unix
15 14 (23.73%) Finance
15 14 (23.73%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (22.03%) Terraform
17 11 (18.64%) Jenkins
17 11 (18.64%) Web Services
17 11 (18.64%) Google
18 10 (16.95%) Ansible
19 9 (15.25%) Prometheus
19 9 (15.25%) MongoDB
19 9 (15.25%) Apache Cassandra
19 9 (15.25%) Apache Solr
19 9 (15.25%) 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 9 (15.25%) Apache Solr
2 8 (13.56%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.39%) CMS
3 2 (3.39%) Drupal
3 2 (3.39%) IIS
4 1 (1.69%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.69%) Confluence
4 1 (1.69%) JBoss
4 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 58 (98.31%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (13.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (11.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (11.86%) SaaS
5 6 (10.17%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (10.17%) Serverless
6 4 (6.78%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (6.78%) Amazon S3
7 3 (5.08%) IaaS
8 2 (3.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (3.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (3.39%) Route 53
9 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (1.69%) AWS Fargate
9 1 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) DNS
2 7 (11.86%) Internet
2 7 (11.86%) SSL
3 3 (5.08%) Firewall
4 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.39%) VPN
5 1 (1.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (15.25%) MongoDB
2 8 (13.56%) NoSQL
3 6 (10.17%) Redis
4 3 (5.08%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.69%) Big Data
6 1 (1.69%) MySQL
6 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.69%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.47%) Maven
3 5 (8.47%) Travis CI
4 3 (5.08%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.39%) gulp
5 2 (3.39%) JIRA
5 2 (3.39%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.69%) Gradle
6 1 (1.69%) JMeter
6 1 (1.69%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.69%) Redmine
6 1 (1.69%) Selenium
6 1 (1.69%) WATIR
General
1 14 (23.73%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Games
2 3 (5.08%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Automotive
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) Web Services
2 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
2 6 (10.17%) Node.js
3 5 (8.47%) .NET
3 5 (8.47%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (8.47%) Middleware
3 5 (8.47%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (8.47%) Sensu
4 2 (3.39%) JAX-RS
4 2 (3.39%) JSON
4 2 (3.39%) RESTful
4 2 (3.39%) Spring
5 1 (1.69%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.69%) Kafka
5 1 (1.69%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.69%) Sass
5 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Public Cloud
2 5 (8.47%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.69%) PKI
3 1 (1.69%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 37 (62.71%) Linux
2 15 (25.42%) Unix
3 4 (6.78%) Windows
4 2 (3.39%) Kali Linux
5 1 (1.69%) CentOS
5 1 (1.69%) Debian
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (84.75%) DevOps
2 21 (35.59%) Deployment Automation
3 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (33.90%) Configuration Management
4 19 (32.20%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (27.12%) Open Source
6 14 (23.73%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (11.86%) Benchmarking
7 7 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (11.86%) Load Testing
8 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
9 5 (8.47%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (8.47%) High Availability
9 5 (8.47%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.78%) Scrum
11 3 (5.08%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (3.39%) Customer Requirements
12 2 (3.39%) MVC
12 2 (3.39%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) Python
2 24 (40.68%) Ruby
3 23 (38.98%) Bash Shell
4 18 (30.51%) Java
5 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
6 8 (13.56%) Shell Script
7 5 (8.47%) Java 8
7 5 (8.47%) SQL
8 3 (5.08%) Scala
9 2 (3.39%) Go
9 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.69%) C++
10 1 (1.69%) Clojure
10 1 (1.69%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.69%) Perl
10 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
System Software
1 19 (32.20%) Docker
2 7 (11.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.69%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (1.69%) pfSense
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.69%) vSphere
4 1 (1.69%) Xen
4 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (33.90%) Puppet
2 17 (28.81%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (22.03%) Terraform
4 10 (16.95%) Ansible
5 9 (15.25%) Prometheus
6 8 (13.56%) Cobbler
6 8 (13.56%) Kubernetes
7 5 (8.47%) Graphite
8 3 (5.08%) Packer
9 2 (3.39%) Consul
9 2 (3.39%) Nessus
10 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Google
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Qualys
4 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.69%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (1.69%) New Relic
4 1 (1.69%) Sophos
4 1 (1.69%) Trend Micro