The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England / North West
Rank 48 116 167
Rank change year-on-year +68 +51  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 320 124 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.28% 2.18% 1.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.56% 22.50% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 267 100 77
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,600 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 789 551 414
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 13.02% 9.69% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 669 447 345
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -2.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in the North West

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in the North West.

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in the North West

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in the North West over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in the North West

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +60 263 £48,250 +1.57% 44
Cheshire +27 35 £40,000 +6.66% 14
Lancashire 0 15 £35,000 - 2
Merseyside -1 7 £56,500 +25.55% 3
Cumbria - 2 £46,000 -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 247 (43.03%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (42.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 201 (35.02%) Web Services
4 192 (33.45%) SQL Server
5 175 (30.49%) DevOps
6 173 (30.14%) .NET
7 165 (28.75%) MVC
8 162 (28.22%) C#
9 155 (27.00%) SQL
10 151 (26.31%) Linux
11 138 (24.04%) JavaScript
12 124 (21.60%) Java
13 120 (20.91%) Google
14 117 (20.38%) VMware
15 115 (20.03%) Microsoft
16 109 (18.99%) TDD
17 108 (18.82%) Puppet
18 106 (18.47%) Python
18 106 (18.47%) Scrum
19 103 (17.94%) Opscode Chef
20 102 (17.77%) ASP.NET
21 101 (17.60%) Windows
22 100 (17.42%) Continuous Integration
23 96 (16.72%) PHP
24 94 (16.38%) AngularJS
25 92 (16.03%) Ruby
26 88 (15.33%) HTML
26 88 (15.33%) E-Commerce
27 86 (14.98%) jQuery
28 84 (14.63%) Finance

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 48 (8.36%) Elasticsearch
2 42 (7.32%) OpenStack
3 30 (5.23%) Tomcat
4 28 (4.88%) Apache
5 22 (3.83%) WordPress
6 21 (3.66%) JBoss
7 20 (3.48%) Apache Spark
7 20 (3.48%) IIS
8 15 (2.61%) WebSphere
9 13 (2.26%) nginx
10 12 (2.09%) WebLogic
11 11 (1.92%) SharePoint
12 10 (1.74%) GeoServer
12 10 (1.74%) MS Exchange
13 9 (1.57%) Apache Solr
13 9 (1.57%) CloudStack
13 9 (1.57%) CMS
13 9 (1.57%) Drupal
13 9 (1.57%) Jetty
14 6 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 24 (4.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.22%) MS Office
3 4 (0.70%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.05%) Magento
2 5 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.35%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 242 (42.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (9.76%) SaaS
3 42 (7.32%) Amazon S3
4 39 (6.79%) Amazon EC2
5 35 (6.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 34 (5.92%) PaaS
7 31 (5.40%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (4.53%) AWS CloudFormation
8 26 (4.53%) IaaS
9 18 (3.14%) Office 365
10 13 (2.26%) OpenShift
11 11 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
12 10 (1.74%) Amazon Kinesis
13 7 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (0.87%) Amazon EMR
15 4 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
15 4 (0.70%) GitHub
16 3 (0.52%) Amazon CloudSearch
16 3 (0.52%) Heroku
16 3 (0.52%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 47 (8.19%) Internet
2 36 (6.27%) Firewall
3 35 (6.10%) DNS
4 29 (5.05%) SAN
5 28 (4.88%) WAN
6 20 (3.48%) HTTP
7 15 (2.61%) VoIP
8 14 (2.44%) Intranet
8 14 (2.44%) LAN
9 13 (2.26%) DHCP
10 10 (1.74%) SMTP
10 10 (1.74%) VPN
11 8 (1.39%) NAS
12 6 (1.05%) VLAN
13 4 (0.70%) FTP
13 4 (0.70%) IPsec
13 4 (0.70%) Network Security
13 4 (0.70%) Wireless
14 3 (0.52%) ISDN
14 3 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (33.45%) SQL Server
2 82 (14.29%) Big Data
3 58 (10.10%) MySQL
4 52 (9.06%) MongoDB
5 51 (8.89%) Hadoop
6 50 (8.71%) NoSQL
7 38 (6.62%) SQL Server 2014
8 32 (5.57%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 22 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (2.96%) Amazon Redshift
12 16 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 15 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
15 9 (1.57%) Couchbase
15 9 (1.57%) Redis
16 8 (1.39%) Relational Database
16 8 (1.39%) Riak
Development Applications
1 71 (12.37%) Jenkins
2 57 (9.93%) Git (software)
3 45 (7.84%) TeamCity
4 34 (5.92%) NUnit
5 29 (5.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 24 (4.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (3.66%) GoCD
8 18 (3.14%) Hudson
9 13 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
10 11 (1.92%) Maven
10 11 (1.92%) Vagrant
10 11 (1.92%) Visual Studio
11 9 (1.57%) JIRA
12 8 (1.39%) Subversion
13 7 (1.22%) MSBuild
14 6 (1.05%) JUnit
14 6 (1.05%) Selenium
15 5 (0.87%) Gradle
16 4 (0.70%) Ant
16 4 (0.70%) Travis CI
General
1 84 (14.63%) Finance
2 52 (9.06%) Retail
3 40 (6.97%) Games
4 26 (4.53%) Banking
5 22 (3.83%) Local Government
6 19 (3.31%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.92%) Legal
8 10 (1.74%) Marketing
9 9 (1.57%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.05%) Electronics
10 6 (1.05%) Publishing
11 5 (0.87%) Advertising
11 5 (0.87%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (0.87%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 257 (44.77%) Developer
2 88 (15.33%) .NET Developer
3 78 (13.59%) Senior Developer
4 71 (12.37%) Architect
5 63 (10.98%) C# Developer
6 53 (9.23%) Java Developer
7 52 (9.06%) DevOps Engineer
8 49 (8.54%) Cloud Architect
9 47 (8.19%) PHP Developer
10 46 (8.01%) C# .NET Developer
10 46 (8.01%) Lead Developer
11 39 (6.79%) Junior
12 35 (6.10%) Senior .NET Developer
12 35 (6.10%) Software Developer
13 33 (5.75%) AWS Engineer
13 33 (5.75%) Senior C# Developer
14 31 (5.40%) Consultant
14 31 (5.40%) Graduate
15 29 (5.05%) Junior Developer
15 29 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (35.02%) Web Services
2 173 (30.14%) .NET
3 102 (17.77%) ASP.NET
4 94 (16.38%) AngularJS
5 88 (15.33%) HTML
6 86 (14.98%) jQuery
7 83 (14.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 77 (13.41%) CSS
9 62 (10.80%) Node.js
10 58 (10.10%) WPF
11 56 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 53 (9.23%) WCF
13 50 (8.71%) REST
14 46 (8.01%) .NET Framework
15 45 (7.84%) Spring
16 41 (7.14%) React
17 40 (6.97%) Entity Framework
18 36 (6.27%) RESTful
18 36 (6.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 25 (4.36%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 67 (11.67%) iPad
2 39 (6.79%) Computer Science
3 32 (5.57%) Data Centre
4 24 (4.18%) Mobile App
5 23 (4.01%) Xbox
6 21 (3.66%) N-Tier
6 21 (3.66%) Public Cloud
7 20 (3.48%) Clustering
7 20 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (2.96%) Management Information System
9 15 (2.61%) User Experience
10 11 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (1.57%) Replication
12 8 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (1.39%) Private Cloud
13 6 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
14 3 (0.52%) FlexPod
14 3 (0.52%) iSeries
14 3 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
15 2 (0.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 151 (26.31%) Linux
2 101 (17.60%) Windows
3 51 (8.89%) Windows Server
4 34 (5.92%) Unix
5 32 (5.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (4.53%) Android
7 25 (4.36%) Apple iOS
7 25 (4.36%) CentOS
8 22 (3.83%) Ubuntu
9 15 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (1.39%) Debian
11 8 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (1.22%) Mac OS X
13 6 (1.05%) Solaris
14 3 (0.52%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.52%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.52%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.35%) AIX
16 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (43.03%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (30.49%) DevOps
3 165 (28.75%) MVC
4 109 (18.99%) TDD
5 106 (18.47%) Scrum
6 100 (17.42%) Continuous Integration
7 88 (15.33%) E-Commerce
8 79 (13.76%) SOA
9 71 (12.37%) Software Engineering
10 65 (11.32%) Web Development
11 64 (11.15%) Open Source
12 61 (10.63%) Mentoring
13 55 (9.58%) Kanban
14 54 (9.41%) BDD
15 48 (8.36%) Configuration Management
16 45 (7.84%) ITIL
17 43 (7.49%) OO
18 41 (7.14%) Web Application Development
19 36 (6.27%) Continuous Delivery
19 36 (6.27%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 162 (28.22%) C#
2 155 (27.00%) SQL
3 138 (24.04%) JavaScript
4 124 (21.60%) Java
5 106 (18.47%) Python
6 96 (16.72%) PHP
7 92 (16.03%) Ruby
8 55 (9.58%) Perl
9 48 (8.36%) PowerShell
10 38 (6.62%) Bash Shell
11 28 (4.88%) Go
12 25 (4.36%) F#
13 23 (4.01%) Shell Script
14 15 (2.61%) T-SQL
15 11 (1.92%) VB.NET
16 8 (1.39%) TypeScript
17 7 (1.22%) C++
17 7 (1.22%) Korn
17 7 (1.22%) Scala
18 6 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (4.70%) Degree
2 14 (2.44%) MCSE
2 14 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (2.09%) CCNA
5 10 (1.74%) AWS Certification
6 8 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.39%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.05%) EMC Certification
8 5 (0.87%) VCAP
9 4 (0.70%) MCSA
10 3 (0.52%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.52%) MCITP
10 3 (0.52%) NCDA
10 3 (0.52%) NCIE
11 2 (0.35%) CCNP
11 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.35%) RHCE
11 2 (0.35%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.87%) QA
4 4 (0.70%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.52%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.35%) SLA
7 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.17%) GCP
System Software
1 83 (14.46%) Docker
2 58 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (9.93%) Active Directory
4 26 (4.53%) Hyper-V
5 19 (3.31%) vSphere
6 15 (2.61%) vCloud
7 13 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (2.09%) PowerHA
9 11 (1.92%) Xen
10 8 (1.39%) XenServer
11 6 (1.05%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.70%) KVM
13 3 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.17%) OpenSIPS
15 1 (0.17%) oVirt
15 1 (0.17%) pfSense
15 1 (0.17%) Postfix
15 1 (0.17%) Varnish
15 1 (0.17%) zsh
Systems Management
1 108 (18.82%) Puppet
2 103 (17.94%) Opscode Chef
3 81 (14.11%) Ansible
4 51 (8.89%) Kibana
5 49 (8.54%) Terraform
6 16 (2.79%) Nagios
7 13 (2.26%) logstash
7 13 (2.26%) Salt
8 11 (1.92%) CFEngine
8 11 (1.92%) Packer
9 8 (1.39%) Kubernetes
10 7 (1.22%) AirWatch
11 6 (1.05%) SCCM
11 6 (1.05%) SCOM
11 6 (1.05%) vMotion
12 5 (0.87%) Cobbler
12 5 (0.87%) Icinga
13 4 (0.70%) cPanel
13 4 (0.70%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 120 (20.91%) Google
2 117 (20.38%) VMware
3 115 (20.03%) Microsoft
4 45 (7.84%) Red Hat
5 35 (6.10%) Oracle
6 25 (4.36%) Cisco
7 20 (3.48%) Rackspace
8 14 (2.44%) Citrix
8 14 (2.44%) EMC
9 12 (2.09%) Veritas
10 11 (1.92%) IBM
11 9 (1.57%) NetApp
11 9 (1.57%) SaltStack
12 8 (1.39%) EnterpriseDB
12 8 (1.39%) Splunk
13 7 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (1.22%) Twitter
13 7 (1.22%) Zerto
14 6 (1.05%) SAP
14 6 (1.05%) Software AG
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Large Pension + Flexible Bonus's
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary - Please contact for details
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Rullion
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago