Period
to 5 August 2020

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 6 months to 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England > North West
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 189 246 285
Rank change year-on-year +57 +39 +58
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 33 99 83
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 0.65% 0.94% 0.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.02% 3.45% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 27 74 75
Median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - +50.00%
10th Percentile £39,250 £40,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% +16.07%

Amazon EC2 is in the Cloud Services category. The following 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.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,633 2,873 2,839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.30% 27.32% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,339 2,204 2,401
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,325 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,707
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.35% +5.41%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in the North West

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the North West over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

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 6 months to 5 August 2020. 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
Manchester +61 24 £52,500 -16.00% 4
Merseyside +19 5 £55,000 -
Cheshire +15 2 £55,000 +4.76%
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 33 (100.00%) AWS
2 23 (69.70%) Amazon S3
3 19 (57.58%) AWS Lambda
3 19 (57.58%) Serverless
4 14 (42.42%) AWS CloudFormation
4 14 (42.42%) Java
4 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (39.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 13 (39.39%) Amazon RDS
6 12 (36.36%) Windows
6 12 (36.36%) Python
7 11 (33.33%) Linux
7 11 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 11 (33.33%) DevOps
7 11 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
8 10 (30.30%) Java 8
8 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
8 10 (30.30%) Configuration Management
8 10 (30.30%) TDD
8 10 (30.30%) Spring
8 10 (30.30%) Hibernate
9 9 (27.27%) Firewall
9 9 (27.27%) Maven
9 9 (27.27%) E-Commerce
9 9 (27.27%) Gradle
9 9 (27.27%) Microservices
9 9 (27.27%) Spring Boot
10 8 (24.24%) Low Latency
10 8 (24.24%) Terraform
10 8 (24.24%) Windows Server

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring 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 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (100.00%) AWS
2 23 (69.70%) Amazon S3
3 19 (57.58%) AWS Lambda
3 19 (57.58%) Serverless
4 14 (42.42%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (39.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (18.18%) GitHub
7 5 (15.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (15.15%) Azure
7 5 (15.15%) Office 365
8 4 (12.12%) Amazon ECS
8 4 (12.12%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (9.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (9.09%) IaaS
10 2 (6.06%) Datadog
11 1 (3.03%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (3.03%) PaaS
11 1 (3.03%) Route 53
11 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) Firewall
2 7 (21.21%) Network Security
3 5 (15.15%) Unified Communications
3 5 (15.15%) VLAN
3 5 (15.15%) VoIP
3 5 (15.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (12.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.03%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (3.03%) Big Data
5 1 (3.03%) Flink
5 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) MySQL
5 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Gradle
1 9 (27.27%) Maven
2 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
3 2 (6.06%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (6.06%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Police
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Java Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Lead DevOps
7 2 (6.06%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) AWS Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Azure Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Data Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) DevOps Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 1 (3.03%) Python Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) Hibernate
1 10 (30.30%) Spring
2 9 (27.27%) Spring Boot
3 4 (12.12%) Web Services
4 3 (9.09%) CSS
4 3 (9.09%) HTML
5 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.06%) JSON
6 1 (3.03%) .NET
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Core
6 1 (3.03%) Angular 2
6 1 (3.03%) CSS3
6 1 (3.03%) HTML5
6 1 (3.03%) JAX-RS
6 1 (3.03%) Kafka
6 1 (3.03%) Laravel
6 1 (3.03%) REST
6 1 (3.03%) RESTful
6 1 (3.03%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (3.03%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Life Science
2 3 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) NHS
4 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Linux
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 11 (33.33%) DevOps
3 10 (30.30%) Configuration Management
3 10 (30.30%) TDD
4 9 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 9 (27.27%) Microservices
5 8 (24.24%) BDD
5 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (24.24%) Low Latency
5 8 (24.24%) Multithreading
6 7 (21.21%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (18.18%) Server Management
8 5 (15.15%) Change Control
8 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
8 5 (15.15%) Performance Management
8 5 (15.15%) Project Management
8 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) Java
2 12 (36.36%) Python
3 11 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 10 (30.30%) Java 8
4 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
5 4 (12.12%) SQL
6 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.09%) PHP
7 2 (6.06%) Groovy
8 1 (3.03%) C#
8 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) CCNA
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (15.15%) MCSE
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.03%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) GDPR
2 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.15%) Docker
3 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (6.06%) XenApp
5 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Terraform
2 7 (21.21%) Puppet
3 4 (12.12%) Kubernetes
4 3 (9.09%) Ansible
5 2 (6.06%) Nagios
5 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (6.06%) SCCM
5 2 (6.06%) SCOM
5 2 (6.06%) SCOrch
5 2 (6.06%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) VMware
2 7 (21.21%) HP
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco
4 5 (15.15%) Veeam
5 3 (9.09%) Splunk
6 2 (6.06%) Citrix
7 1 (3.03%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (3.03%) WooCommerce