Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 18 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 224 252 273
Rank change year-on-year +28 +21 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 68 43 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.95% 0.55% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.56% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 53 39 15
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +18.60%
10th Percentile £46,250 £37,400 £38,250
90th Percentile £71,000 £66,750 £69,500
North West median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +13.33%

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 6,908 7,621 7,186
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.53% 97.22% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5,750 6,323 6,207
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £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 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS Engineer in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 68 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (92.65%) DevOps
3 40 (58.82%) Linux
4 34 (50.00%) Java
5 32 (47.06%) Puppet
6 28 (41.18%) Bash Shell
7 24 (35.29%) Web Services
8 22 (32.35%) Python
8 22 (32.35%) AWS Certification
8 22 (32.35%) Opscode Chef
9 21 (30.88%) AngularJS
9 21 (30.88%) Cloud Native
9 21 (30.88%) Deployment Automation
9 21 (30.88%) Software Engineering
9 21 (30.88%) Configuration Management
10 19 (27.94%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (26.47%) Docker
11 18 (26.47%) Java 8
12 17 (25.00%) Ruby
13 16 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (23.53%) Unix
14 15 (22.06%) Open Source
14 15 (22.06%) SaaS
15 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (20.59%) Elasticsearch
16 13 (19.12%) Jenkins
16 13 (19.12%) Kubernetes
16 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
16 13 (19.12%) NoSQL
16 13 (19.12%) MongoDB

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 14 (20.59%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (19.12%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.94%) CloudStack
3 2 (2.94%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.47%) CMS
4 1 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 68 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (22.06%) SaaS
3 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (8.82%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (8.82%) Serverless
6 5 (7.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 5 (7.35%) Amazon Kinesis
6 5 (7.35%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (5.88%) IaaS
7 4 (5.88%) PaaS
8 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (2.94%) AWS Fargate
9 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) DNS
1 11 (16.18%) Internet
1 11 (16.18%) SSL
2 1 (1.47%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (1.47%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (19.12%) MongoDB
2 13 (19.12%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.35%) Amazon Aurora
3 5 (7.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
5 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.88%) CircleCI
2 4 (5.88%) Codeship
2 4 (5.88%) gulp
2 4 (5.88%) Selenium
2 4 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.94%) JIRA
4 2 (2.94%) JMeter
4 2 (2.94%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.94%) Redmine
4 2 (2.94%) Travis CI
4 2 (2.94%) WATIR
5 1 (1.47%) Calabash
5 1 (1.47%) Gatling
5 1 (1.47%) JUnit
5 1 (1.47%) Maven
5 1 (1.47%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (1.47%) Legal
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.29%) Web Services
2 21 (30.88%) AngularJS
3 4 (5.88%) JAX-RS
4 3 (4.41%) Node.js
4 3 (4.41%) Spring
5 2 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (2.94%) JSON
5 2 (2.94%) Middleware
5 2 (2.94%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.94%) RESTful
5 2 (2.94%) Sass
5 2 (2.94%) XML
6 1 (1.47%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.47%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.47%) Sensu
6 1 (1.47%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.47%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.88%) Cloud Native
2 7 (10.29%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (58.82%) Linux
2 16 (23.53%) Unix
3 2 (2.94%) CentOS
3 2 (2.94%) Debian
4 1 (1.47%) DC/OS
4 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (92.65%) DevOps
2 21 (30.88%) Configuration Management
2 21 (30.88%) Deployment Automation
2 21 (30.88%) Software Engineering
3 19 (27.94%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (22.06%) Open Source
5 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (16.18%) Benchmarking
7 11 (16.18%) Load Testing
8 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.35%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 5 (7.35%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.35%) Time Management
10 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.88%) Load Balancing
10 4 (5.88%) Scrum
11 3 (4.41%) MVC
11 3 (4.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.00%) Java
2 28 (41.18%) Bash Shell
3 22 (32.35%) Python
4 18 (26.47%) Java 8
5 17 (25.00%) Ruby
6 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
7 11 (16.18%) Shell Script
8 5 (7.35%) SQL
9 4 (5.88%) Perl
10 2 (2.94%) C++
10 2 (2.94%) Go
11 1 (1.47%) C#
11 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (32.35%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 18 (26.47%) Docker
2 9 (13.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (2.94%) vSphere
3 2 (2.94%) Xen
3 2 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (47.06%) Puppet
2 22 (32.35%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (19.12%) Kubernetes
4 11 (16.18%) Cobbler
4 11 (16.18%) Terraform
5 8 (11.76%) Ansible
5 8 (11.76%) Packer
6 6 (8.82%) Prometheus
7 5 (7.35%) Grafana
8 4 (5.88%) CFEngine
9 2 (2.94%) Consul
9 2 (2.94%) Tivoli
10 1 (1.47%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (1.47%) Graphite
10 1 (1.47%) Mesos
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Google
2 4 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.94%) EnterpriseDB
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco
4 1 (1.47%) Polycom
4 1 (1.47%) Sitecore