The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 57 76 104
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +28
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 47 43 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.37% 2.37% 0.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.23% 32.33% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 6
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
Amazon AWS
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
114 133 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.18% 7.33% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79 105 91
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Amazon AWS Salary Trend in Cambridge

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon AWS.

1 42 (57.53%) Web Services
2 41 (56.16%) Linux
3 29 (39.73%) Python
4 24 (32.88%) DevOps
5 23 (31.51%) Degree
6 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
7 19 (26.03%) Bash Shell
8 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
9 16 (21.92%) Google
9 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (20.55%) Rackspace
11 14 (19.18%) Google Cloud Platform
11 14 (19.18%) Computer Science
11 14 (19.18%) JavaScript
11 14 (19.18%) PHP
11 14 (19.18%) SQL
12 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
12 13 (17.81%) SDLC
13 12 (16.44%) Cloud Computing
13 12 (16.44%) Windows
14 11 (15.07%) Apache
14 11 (15.07%) Puppet
15 10 (13.70%) NoSQL
15 10 (13.70%) SaaS
15 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (13.70%) Firewall
15 10 (13.70%) Load Balancing
15 10 (13.70%) Perl
15 10 (13.70%) MySQL
16 9 (12.33%) Salesforce.com

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon AWS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.07%) Apache
2 5 (6.85%) SAS
3 3 (4.11%) Node.js
3 3 (4.11%) IIS
4 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.37%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (19.18%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (16.44%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (13.70%) SaaS
5 3 (4.11%) Google App Engine
6 2 (2.74%) Office 365
6 2 (2.74%) IaaS
7 1 (1.37%) SoftLayer
7 1 (1.37%) Heroku
7 1 (1.37%) Engine Yard
7 1 (1.37%) Google Apps
7 1 (1.37%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) Firewall
2 6 (8.22%) HTTP
2 6 (8.22%) Internet
3 5 (6.85%) Wireless
4 2 (2.74%) SSH
4 2 (2.74%) FTP
4 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.74%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.70%) NoSQL
2 10 (13.70%) MySQL
3 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.37%) Big Data
7 1 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.85%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.37%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (2.74%) Games
2 1 (1.37%) Marketing
2 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (28.77%) Administrator
2 20 (27.40%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (16.44%) Developer
4 11 (15.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 11 (15.07%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (13.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (12.33%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) DBA
8 5 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.85%) Architect
9 4 (5.48%) Junior
9 4 (5.48%) Consultant
9 4 (5.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.11%) Database Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Junior Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (57.53%) Web Services
2 8 (10.96%) .NET
3 7 (9.59%) CSS
3 7 (9.59%) XML
3 7 (9.59%) jQuery
3 7 (9.59%) HTML
4 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.48%) RESTful
5 4 (5.48%) JSON
5 4 (5.48%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (5.48%) Twisted
6 3 (4.11%) CSS3
6 3 (4.11%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.11%) WCF
6 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.11%) HTML5
6 3 (4.11%) SOAP
7 2 (2.74%) POSIX
7 2 (2.74%) LAMP
7 2 (2.74%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.22%) Internet of Things
3 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.11%) Private Cloud
4 3 (4.11%) User Experience
5 2 (2.74%) Physics
6 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.37%) PMI
6 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 41 (56.16%) Linux
2 12 (16.44%) Windows
3 8 (10.96%) UNIX
4 5 (6.85%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.37%) Android
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) DevOps
2 13 (17.81%) SDLC
2 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
3 10 (13.70%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.70%) Load Balancing
4 9 (12.33%) Configuration Management
5 8 (10.96%) CRM
5 8 (10.96%) E-Commerce
5 8 (10.96%) Scrum
5 8 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.85%) Numerical Analysis
6 5 (6.85%) Microservices
6 5 (6.85%) SOA
7 3 (4.11%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.11%) Data Management
7 3 (4.11%) ITIL
7 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.11%) MVC
7 3 (4.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.73%) Python
2 19 (26.03%) Bash Shell
3 14 (19.18%) JavaScript
3 14 (19.18%) PHP
3 14 (19.18%) SQL
4 10 (13.70%) Perl
5 7 (9.59%) C#
5 7 (9.59%) Java
6 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.74%) Ruby
7 2 (2.74%) PHP5
7 2 (2.74%) C
7 2 (2.74%) C++
8 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (31.51%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.37%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Docker
2 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.37%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (15.07%) Puppet
2 5 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.11%) Ansible
4 1 (1.37%) Salt
4 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.92%) Google
3 15 (20.55%) Rackspace
4 9 (12.33%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (8.22%) Oracle
6 3 (4.11%) VMware
7 2 (2.74%) Twitter
8 1 (1.37%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.37%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.37%) SAP
8 1 (1.37%) Cisco
8 1 (1.37%) SunGard
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