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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 253 208 242
Rank change year-on-year -45 +34  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 16 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.23% 0.36% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.59% 3.48% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 14
Median salary £46,000 £48,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +9.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.21% +7.00%  

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 1007 575 466
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 14.75% 10.21% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 845 475 383
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -30 10 £46,000 -12.38% 2
Merseyside - 5 £35,000 - 1
Cheshire -35 1 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 34 (97.14%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (71.43%) Amazon S3
3 20 (57.14%) Python
3 20 (57.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 19 (54.29%) Linux
5 17 (48.57%) DevOps
5 17 (48.57%) Amazon RDS
6 15 (42.86%) Amazon SQS
7 14 (40.00%) Java
7 14 (40.00%) Puppet
7 14 (40.00%) Docker
8 13 (37.14%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (37.14%) AWS Lambda
8 13 (37.14%) Terraform
9 12 (34.29%) Microservices
9 12 (34.29%) Node.js
9 12 (34.29%) Perl
10 11 (31.43%) VMware
10 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (31.43%) Ruby
10 11 (31.43%) Google
11 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
12 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
12 9 (25.71%) Customer Engagement
12 9 (25.71%) iPad
12 9 (25.71%) Amazon Kinesis
13 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
13 8 (22.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (22.86%) WAN

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 7 (20.00%) Apache
2 5 (14.29%) nginx
3 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 34 (97.14%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (71.43%) Amazon S3
3 20 (57.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (42.86%) Amazon SQS
5 13 (37.14%) AWS Lambda
6 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (25.71%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (14.29%) SaaS
8 5 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (8.57%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (8.57%) IaaS
10 2 (5.71%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (2.86%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (2.86%) CloudFront
11 1 (2.86%) GitHub
11 1 (2.86%) PaaS
11 1 (2.86%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) WAN
2 6 (17.14%) Firewall
2 6 (17.14%) Internet
3 4 (11.43%) LAN
4 3 (8.57%) VLAN
5 2 (5.71%) DNS
5 2 (5.71%) IPsec
6 1 (2.86%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (2.86%) BGP
6 1 (2.86%) MPLS
6 1 (2.86%) SAN
6 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (22.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 7 (20.00%) MySQL
4 6 (17.14%) Big Data
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
5 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
2 7 (20.00%) GoCD
3 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
4 5 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (14.29%) PHPUnit
4 5 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.86%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.86%) Subversion
5 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) AWS Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.14%) PHP Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
5 4 (11.43%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Linux Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) Node.js
2 7 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (20.00%) Web Services
3 6 (17.14%) CSS
3 6 (17.14%) HTML
4 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 5 (14.29%) Laravel
4 5 (14.29%) Silex
4 5 (14.29%) Symfony
4 5 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (2.86%) .NET
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) jQuery
5 1 (2.86%) LAMP
5 1 (2.86%) React Native
5 1 (2.86%) SignalR
5 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) iPad
2 6 (17.14%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) CentOS
4 1 (2.86%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (2.86%) Debian
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) DevOps
2 12 (34.29%) Microservices
3 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (25.71%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (17.14%) High Availability
5 6 (17.14%) SOA
6 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 5 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 5 (14.29%) OO
6 5 (14.29%) OOD
7 4 (11.43%) Business Transformation
7 4 (11.43%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (11.43%) Performance Management
8 3 (8.57%) Migration
8 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.57%) TDD
9 2 (5.71%) Information Security
9 2 (5.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) Python
2 14 (40.00%) Java
3 12 (34.29%) Perl
4 11 (31.43%) Ruby
5 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
6 7 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 6 (17.14%) C#
7 6 (17.14%) PHP
7 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) Docker
2 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
4 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.86%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) Puppet
2 13 (37.14%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (37.14%) Terraform
3 6 (17.14%) Packer
3 6 (17.14%) Salt
4 4 (11.43%) Ansible
5 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Google
1 11 (31.43%) VMware
2 4 (11.43%) Veeam
2 4 (11.43%) Zerto
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) Brocade
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
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