Period
to 22 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Amazon ECS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon ECS over the 6 months to 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 249 245 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon ECS 22 46 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.54% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.05% 2.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 0
West Midlands median annual salary £70,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
England median annual salary £77,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +19.23% +4.00% +4.17%

Amazon ECS 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 West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,103 1,838 1,695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.97% 21.65% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,811 1,464 1,378
West Midlands median annual salary £45,500 £45,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.55% +13.13% -6.46%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,925
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,375 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%

Amazon ECS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Amazon ECS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon ECS in the West Midlands

Amazon ECS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Amazon ECS in the West Midlands

Amazon ECS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon ECS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon ECS in the West Midlands

Amazon ECS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon ECS within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 November 2019. 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
Birmingham +42 22 £70,000 +27.27% 4
Amazon ECS
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2019, IT jobs citing Amazon ECS 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Amazon ECS.

1 22 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 22 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 22 (100.00%) AWS
1 22 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 21 (95.45%) Web Services
2 21 (95.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 21 (95.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 19 (86.36%) Private Cloud
3 19 (86.36%) Hybrid Cloud
3 19 (86.36%) Public Cloud
3 19 (86.36%) Azure Active Directory
3 19 (86.36%) Data Centre
3 19 (86.36%) Line Management
3 19 (86.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 19 (86.36%) AWS CloudFormation
3 19 (86.36%) Presales
3 19 (86.36%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (86.36%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (86.36%) Technology Roadmap
3 19 (86.36%) ITIL
3 19 (86.36%) PRINCE2
3 19 (86.36%) SQL
3 19 (86.36%) Project Management
3 19 (86.36%) Service Management
3 19 (86.36%) Migration
3 19 (86.36%) VMware
3 19 (86.36%) TOGAF
3 19 (86.36%) Azure SQL Database
3 19 (86.36%) ITIL V3
3 19 (86.36%) Azure

Amazon ECS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 22 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 22 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 22 (100.00%) AWS
2 21 (95.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 21 (95.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 19 (86.36%) AWS CloudFormation
3 19 (86.36%) Azure
3 19 (86.36%) Azure Active Directory
3 19 (86.36%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (13.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (13.64%) Route 53
5 2 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 19 (86.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 19 (86.36%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) GitLab
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Architect
1 19 (86.36%) Solutions Architect
2 15 (68.18%) Cloud Architect
2 15 (68.18%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) Web Services
2 2 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (4.55%) LAMP
3 1 (4.55%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) Data Centre
1 19 (86.36%) Hybrid Cloud
1 19 (86.36%) Private Cloud
1 19 (86.36%) Public Cloud
1 19 (86.36%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.55%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) ITIL
1 19 (86.36%) ITIL V3
1 19 (86.36%) Line Management
1 19 (86.36%) Load Balancing
1 19 (86.36%) Migration
1 19 (86.36%) Presales
1 19 (86.36%) PRINCE2
1 19 (86.36%) Project Management
1 19 (86.36%) Service Management
1 19 (86.36%) Technical Architecture
1 19 (86.36%) Technology Roadmap
1 19 (86.36%) TOGAF
2 3 (13.64%) DevOps
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) Hyper-V
1 19 (86.36%) Virtual Machines
1 19 (86.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Kubernetes
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Ansible
2 2 (9.09%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (9.09%) Grafana
2 2 (9.09%) Packer
2 2 (9.09%) Prometheus
2 2 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) VMware