The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 51 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 3 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.83% 7.79% 6.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.27% 78.26% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 18
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Cloud Services Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
11 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.05% 9.96% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 19
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £67,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Amazon AWS Salary Trend in Ipswich

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 30 (78.95%) Linux
2 24 (63.16%) Windows
3 21 (55.26%) PowerShell
4 19 (50.00%) SAN
5 12 (31.58%) Web Services
5 12 (31.58%) UNIX
5 12 (31.58%) Puppet
5 12 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (28.95%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (28.95%) Service Management
7 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 9 (23.68%) Shell Script
8 9 (23.68%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (21.05%) Release Management
9 8 (21.05%) CCNP
9 8 (21.05%) CCNA
9 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (21.05%) MCSE
10 7 (18.42%) Java
11 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
11 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
11 5 (13.16%) DevOps
11 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (13.16%) SQL
11 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
11 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
12 4 (10.53%) DNS
12 4 (10.53%) MS Excel

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (7.89%) Dropbox
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.89%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 4 (10.53%) Firewall
4 3 (7.89%) Wireless
4 3 (7.89%) VPN
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.89%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.63%) OLAP
4 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) JMeter
1 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Architect
2 9 (23.68%) Systems Support
3 8 (21.05%) Operations Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Administrator
4 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (18.42%) Technical Architect
4 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 5 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (10.53%) SQL DBA
6 4 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.53%) DBA
7 3 (7.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.89%) AWS Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Senior DBA
8 2 (5.26%) Senior SQL DBA
9 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) MDX
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Linux
2 24 (63.16%) Windows
3 12 (31.58%) UNIX
4 2 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (2.63%) Debian
5 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.63%) CentOS
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Service Management
2 9 (23.68%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (21.05%) Release Management
4 5 (13.16%) DevOps
5 4 (10.53%) High Availability
5 4 (10.53%) Build Automation
5 4 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.26%) Data Management
7 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.63%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (2.63%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) PowerShell
2 9 (23.68%) Shell Script
3 7 (18.42%) Java
4 5 (13.16%) SQL
4 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
5 4 (10.53%) Ruby
6 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) MCSE
1 8 (21.05%) CCNP
1 8 (21.05%) CCNA
1 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.53%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.26%) KVM
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) Puppet
1 12 (31.58%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) Ansible
2 1 (2.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Google
3 2 (5.26%) VMware