The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 76 95 81
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 21 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.79% 0.59% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.80% 6.93% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 4
Average salary £42,500 £38,400 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.67% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £38,400 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £45,100 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.11%
Amazon AWS
Wales

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

Cloud Services Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
118 101 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.09% 8.47% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 116 86 37
Average salary £38,000 £38,400 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% -9.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £52,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Amazon AWS Salary Trend in South Wales

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in South Wales

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +5 11 £55,000 +23.59% 2
Newport +6 6 £42,500 - 2
Caerphilly +4 4 £19,000 -50.52%
Amazon AWS
Wales

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 34 (75.56%) VMware
2 30 (66.67%) ITIL
3 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
4 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (46.67%) HP
6 20 (44.44%) SAP Certification
6 20 (44.44%) ISO 9001
6 20 (44.44%) SAP
6 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (44.44%) ISO22301
7 18 (40.00%) Windows
8 14 (31.11%) Cisco
8 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (26.67%) Unix
10 11 (24.44%) COM
10 11 (24.44%) Linux
10 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
11 10 (22.22%) Firewall
12 9 (20.00%) Change Management
12 9 (20.00%) .NET
13 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
13 8 (17.78%) IIS
13 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
13 8 (17.78%) Data Centre
14 7 (15.56%) VMware ESXi
15 6 (13.33%) OpenStack

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 8 (17.78%) IIS
1 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.33%) OpenStack
3 5 (11.11%) Apache
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.22%) Drupal
5 1 (2.22%) nginx
5 1 (2.22%) Node.js
5 1 (2.22%) SAS
5 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.89%) GitHub
3 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.44%) Office 365
4 2 (4.44%) SaaS
4 2 (4.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.22%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) Firewall
2 6 (13.33%) Internet
2 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.89%) MPLS
3 4 (8.89%) SSL
4 3 (6.67%) BGP
4 3 (6.67%) VLAN
4 3 (6.67%) VPN
5 2 (4.44%) BIG-IP
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (4.44%) IPsec
5 2 (4.44%) IPv6
5 2 (4.44%) NAS
5 2 (4.44%) NetScaler
5 2 (4.44%) OSPF
5 2 (4.44%) SAN
5 2 (4.44%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (2.22%) DNS
6 1 (2.22%) FTP
6 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.22%) Big Data
3 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 4 (8.89%) JIRA
3 4 (8.89%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.22%) GitLab
5 1 (2.22%) Hudson
5 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (15.56%) Support Specialist
2 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Architect
3 5 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Agile Project Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Service Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Service Desk Support
4 4 (8.89%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Development DBA
5 3 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Development DBA
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) COM
2 9 (20.00%) .NET
3 5 (11.11%) MSMQ
4 4 (8.89%) Web Services
5 2 (4.44%) jQuery
6 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.22%) Ajax
6 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.22%) CSS
6 1 (2.22%) Django
6 1 (2.22%) HTML
6 1 (2.22%) HTML5
6 1 (2.22%) JSON
6 1 (2.22%) Lucene
6 1 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.22%) SAML
6 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) Data Centre
3 5 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (8.89%) Clustering
5 2 (4.44%) Blog
5 2 (4.44%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.22%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.22%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Unix
3 11 (24.44%) Linux
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
6 5 (11.11%) AIX
6 5 (11.11%) Solaris
7 1 (2.22%) CentOS
7 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) ITIL
2 25 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.00%) Change Management
4 6 (13.33%) High Availability
4 6 (13.33%) Product Management
5 5 (11.11%) Coaching
5 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.89%) Kanban
6 4 (8.89%) PLM
6 4 (8.89%) Scrum
7 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 3 (6.67%) Load Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.44%) CRM
8 2 (4.44%) Information Security
8 2 (4.44%) Service Management
8 2 (4.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) R
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.11%) Python
3 4 (8.89%) Perl
4 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.44%) C#
5 2 (4.44%) C++
5 2 (4.44%) Java
6 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.22%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) Ruby
6 1 (2.22%) Scala
6 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) SAP Certification
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.89%) MCSA
3 4 (8.89%) RHCE
4 3 (6.67%) Degree
4 3 (6.67%) MCITP
5 2 (4.44%) CCNP
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.44%) MCSE
6 1 (2.22%) AWS Certification
6 1 (2.22%) CCDA
6 1 (2.22%) CCNA
6 1 (2.22%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.22%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (44.44%) ISO 9001
2 20 (44.44%) ISO22301
3 5 (11.11%) PCI DSS
4 4 (8.89%) SLA
5 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 7 (15.56%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.67%) vSphere
5 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.22%) Ceph
6 1 (2.22%) Docker
6 1 (2.22%) GlusterFS
6 1 (2.22%) iptables
6 1 (2.22%) LXC
6 1 (2.22%) NFS
6 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Ansible
1 5 (11.11%) Nagios
1 5 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.89%) NetBackup
2 4 (8.89%) yum
3 2 (4.44%) Nessus
4 1 (2.22%) CFEngine
4 1 (2.22%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.22%) Puppet
4 1 (2.22%) Salt
4 1 (2.22%) SELinux
Vendors
1 34 (75.56%) VMware
2 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
3 21 (46.67%) HP
4 20 (44.44%) SAP
5 14 (31.11%) Cisco
6 6 (13.33%) Oracle
7 5 (11.11%) Rackspace
7 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 4 (8.89%) AppDynamics
8 4 (8.89%) Atlassian
8 4 (8.89%) New Relic
8 4 (8.89%) Veritas
9 3 (6.67%) Citrix
9 3 (6.67%) F5
10 2 (4.44%) Brocade
10 2 (4.44%) Juniper
10 2 (4.44%) LogRhythm
10 2 (4.44%) Qualys
10 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
10 2 (4.44%) TOWER Software
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: From £31,150 to £38,100 per annum Plus MRP
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Salary: Benefits
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