The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Amazon EC2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England / North West
Rank 235 213 233
Rank change year-on-year -22 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 19 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.44% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.36% 4.50% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 15
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -12.37% +7.77%  

Amazon EC2 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 806 555 415
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 13.11% 9.77% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 683 452 343
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,050
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 EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in the North West

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the North West.

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in the North West

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the North West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in the North West

Amazon EC2
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 EC2 within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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 -17 19 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 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 EC2.

1 40 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (77.50%) Amazon S3
3 25 (62.50%) Python
4 24 (60.00%) Linux
5 22 (55.00%) DevOps
5 22 (55.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 19 (47.50%) VMware
7 17 (42.50%) PowerShell
7 17 (42.50%) Perl
7 17 (42.50%) Internet
7 17 (42.50%) Firewall
8 15 (37.50%) Java
9 14 (35.00%) Customer Engagement
10 13 (32.50%) Web Services
11 12 (30.00%) WAN
11 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
11 12 (30.00%) Hyper-V
11 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (30.00%) Terraform
12 11 (27.50%) Customer Requirements
12 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
12 11 (27.50%) Puppet
12 11 (27.50%) Capacity Management
12 11 (27.50%) Performance Analysis
12 11 (27.50%) Load Testing
12 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (27.50%) Ruby
12 11 (27.50%) Windows
13 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 10 (25.00%) Scrum

Amazon EC2
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 6 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.00%) Apache
3 3 (7.50%) nginx
4 1 (2.50%) Drupal
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 40 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (77.50%) Amazon S3
3 22 (55.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
5 9 (22.50%) Amazon Kinesis
5 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (17.50%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (5.00%) Route 53
8 2 (5.00%) SaaS
9 1 (2.50%) Amazon CloudSearch
9 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (2.50%) GitHub
9 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (2.50%) IaaS
9 1 (2.50%) PaaS
9 1 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) Firewall
1 17 (42.50%) Internet
2 12 (30.00%) WAN
3 7 (17.50%) DNS
3 7 (17.50%) SAN
4 6 (15.00%) NAS
5 1 (2.50%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (2.50%) BGP
5 1 (2.50%) IPsec
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) MPLS
5 1 (2.50%) VLAN
5 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) Big Data
3 8 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 8 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (12.50%) MySQL
6 4 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) GoCD
1 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
2 6 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
3 3 (7.50%) Vagrant
4 2 (5.00%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.50%) Gradle
5 1 (2.50%) Hudson
5 1 (2.50%) JUnit
5 1 (2.50%) Mockito
5 1 (2.50%) Subversion
5 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.00%) Games
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Linux Engineer
1 11 (27.50%) Linux Support
1 11 (27.50%) Linux Support Engineer
1 11 (27.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 11 (27.50%) Senior Linux Support
1 11 (27.50%) Senior Support Engineer
1 11 (27.50%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 11 (27.50%) Support Engineer
1 11 (27.50%) Windows Engineer
1 11 (27.50%) Windows Support Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (17.50%) AWS Developer
4 7 (17.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Administrator
5 6 (15.00%) DBA
5 6 (15.00%) Senior DBA
5 6 (15.00%) Senior SQL DBA
5 6 (15.00%) SQL DBA
6 5 (12.50%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) Web Services
2 7 (17.50%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (12.50%) Node.js
4 4 (10.00%) CSS
4 4 (10.00%) HTML
5 3 (7.50%) XML
6 1 (2.50%) .NET
6 1 (2.50%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.50%) J2EE
6 1 (2.50%) JMS
6 1 (2.50%) jQuery
6 1 (2.50%) JSON
6 1 (2.50%) LAMP
6 1 (2.50%) Laravel
6 1 (2.50%) RESTful
6 1 (2.50%) SignalR
6 1 (2.50%) Spring
6 1 (2.50%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) iPad
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Windows
3 4 (10.00%) CentOS
4 2 (5.00%) Debian
5 1 (2.50%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) DevOps
2 14 (35.00%) Customer Engagement
3 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Capacity Management
3 11 (27.50%) Customer Requirements
3 11 (27.50%) Load Testing
3 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
3 11 (27.50%) Performance Analysis
4 10 (25.00%) Scrum
4 10 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (20.00%) Microservices
7 6 (15.00%) Data Architecture
7 6 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (15.00%) High Availability
7 6 (15.00%) SOA
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (10.00%) TDD
10 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Python
2 17 (42.50%) Perl
2 17 (42.50%) PowerShell
3 15 (37.50%) Java
4 11 (27.50%) Ruby
5 9 (22.50%) SQL
6 6 (15.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (10.00%) C#
7 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (17.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (30.00%) Hyper-V
1 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (25.00%) Docker
3 6 (15.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.50%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Terraform
2 11 (27.50%) Puppet
3 9 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (15.00%) Packer
4 6 (15.00%) SCOM
5 4 (10.00%) Ansible
6 3 (7.50%) Salt
7 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) VMware
2 9 (22.50%) Google
3 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.00%) Zerto
5 1 (2.50%) Brocade
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) NetApp
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum dep on experience + on call allowance + bens
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