The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 135 130 131
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.080% 0.22% 0.048%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.08% 3.82% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Amazon AWS
Berkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
186 131 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.48% 5.71% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 133 122 82
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Amazon AWS Salary Trend in Reading

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 18 (72.00%) Web Services
2 16 (64.00%) Linux
3 13 (52.00%) Python
3 13 (52.00%) Perl
4 11 (44.00%) PHP
4 11 (44.00%) MySQL
4 11 (44.00%) Ruby
4 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (40.00%) Apache
5 10 (40.00%) Open Source
5 10 (40.00%) SaaS
6 9 (36.00%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (36.00%) Puppet
6 9 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (36.00%) HTML
7 8 (32.00%) .NET
7 8 (32.00%) CSS
7 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (32.00%) Drupal
7 8 (32.00%) JSON
7 8 (32.00%) MVC
7 8 (32.00%) LAMP
7 8 (32.00%) nginx
7 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (28.00%) DevOps
8 7 (28.00%) Subversion
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (24.00%) OpenView
9 6 (24.00%) BMC

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 10 (40.00%) Apache
2 8 (32.00%) Drupal
2 8 (32.00%) nginx
3 6 (24.00%) Eucalyptus
4 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.00%) CMS
6 1 (4.00%) Joomla!
6 1 (4.00%) Node.js
6 1 (4.00%) WordPress
6 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (8.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) SaaS
2 9 (36.00%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (24.00%) Office 365
5 2 (8.00%) Route 53
5 2 (8.00%) Google App Engine
5 2 (8.00%) Amazon S3
5 2 (8.00%) PaaS
5 2 (8.00%) Heroku
5 2 (8.00%) CloudFront
5 2 (8.00%) Google Apps
6 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) IPv4
1 4 (16.00%) IPv6
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
1 4 (16.00%) VLAN
2 3 (12.00%) HTTP
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) Telnet
4 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (4.00%) SSL
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) FTP
4 1 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) Redis
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (28.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.00%) PhantomJS
3 2 (8.00%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (16.00%) Electronics
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
1 7 (28.00%) Web Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Graduate
6 2 (8.00%) Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Tester
6 2 (8.00%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) Web Services
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
3 8 (32.00%) .NET
3 8 (32.00%) CSS
3 8 (32.00%) JSON
3 8 (32.00%) LAMP
4 6 (24.00%) Apache Flex
4 6 (24.00%) LINQ
4 6 (24.00%) Sensu
5 5 (20.00%) jQuery
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (16.00%) NHibernate
7 3 (12.00%) HTML5
7 3 (12.00%) Ajax
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (8.00%) Django
8 2 (8.00%) SOAP
8 2 (8.00%) XML
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (8.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (8.00%) DTV
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) UNIX
4 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (8.00%) Debian
4 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.00%) Android
4 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
1 8 (32.00%) MVC
2 7 (28.00%) DevOps
3 4 (16.00%) Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Web Development
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Load Testing
4 2 (8.00%) BDD
4 2 (8.00%) Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) Data Management
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.00%) Benchmarking
4 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Perl
1 13 (52.00%) Python
2 11 (44.00%) Ruby
2 11 (44.00%) PHP
3 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) C#
5 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (8.00%) Delphi
7 2 (8.00%) Java
7 2 (8.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Varnish
2 5 (20.00%) Xen
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.00%) Postfix
4 2 (8.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Puppet
1 9 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (24.00%) Cacti
2 6 (24.00%) Ganglia
2 6 (24.00%) OpenView
2 6 (24.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (24.00%) Nagios
3 2 (8.00%) ZABBIX
3 2 (8.00%) Opsview
4 1 (4.00%) Plesk
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) BMC
2 6 (24.00%) Splunk
3 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix
5 3 (12.00%) Google
6 2 (8.00%) Akamai
6 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (8.00%) Tableau
6 2 (8.00%) Genesys
6 2 (8.00%) Adobe
6 2 (8.00%) SAP
6 2 (8.00%) Cognos
7 1 (4.00%) Sun
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.00%) Twitter
7 1 (4.00%) Rackspace