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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 56 82 86
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +4
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 40 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.39% 0.91% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.75% 15.52% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 35 8 3
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +32.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,800 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
126 58 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.67% 5.89% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 112 54 28
Average salary £43,250 £36,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.13% -21.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £56,500 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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
Caerphilly +7 24 £45,000 +15.38%
Cardiff +15 15 £35,625 -25.78% 1
Newport - 1 £34,500 - 1
Amazon AWS
Wales

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 37 (80.43%) VMware
2 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
3 28 (60.87%) ISO 9001
3 28 (60.87%) HP
3 28 (60.87%) SAP Certification
3 28 (60.87%) SAP
3 28 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (54.35%) Firewall
5 19 (41.30%) Linux
6 16 (34.78%) Load Balancing
6 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (32.61%) ITIL
7 15 (32.61%) UNIX
7 15 (32.61%) Windows
8 13 (28.26%) Cisco
8 13 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (26.09%) Product Management
9 12 (26.09%) SaaS
9 12 (26.09%) Veritas
9 12 (26.09%) Internet
9 12 (26.09%) Perl
10 10 (21.74%) Apache
10 10 (21.74%) Information Security
10 10 (21.74%) Public Cloud
11 9 (19.57%) CentOS
11 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
12 8 (17.39%) Clustering
12 8 (17.39%) Solaris
12 8 (17.39%) Red Hat

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 10 (21.74%) Apache
2 7 (15.22%) IIS
3 6 (13.04%) nginx
4 4 (8.70%) Commerce Server
4 4 (8.70%) CMS
5 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.17%) Mule ESB
6 1 (2.17%) Node.js
6 1 (2.17%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) SaaS
2 6 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (10.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (2.17%) Route 53
6 1 (2.17%) GitHub
6 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 25 (54.35%) Firewall
2 12 (26.09%) Internet
3 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.87%) DNS
4 5 (10.87%) SAN
5 4 (8.70%) HTTP
5 4 (8.70%) IPv6
5 4 (8.70%) MPLS
5 4 (8.70%) OSPF
5 4 (8.70%) BGP
5 4 (8.70%) BIG-IP
5 4 (8.70%) Network Security
5 4 (8.70%) NAS
5 4 (8.70%) NetScaler
5 4 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (8.70%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (6.52%) VLAN
7 1 (2.17%) VPLS
7 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MySQL
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.70%) SQLite
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Hudson
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) GitLab
2 1 (2.17%) JUnit
2 1 (2.17%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) Maven
2 1 (2.17%) TestNG
2 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Marketing
2 4 (8.70%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Architect
1 8 (17.39%) Support Specialist
2 5 (10.87%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (8.70%) UNIX Specialist
3 4 (8.70%) Security Architect
3 4 (8.70%) UNIX Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Network Architect
3 4 (8.70%) UNIX Support
3 4 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 4 (8.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Network Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Network Operations Manager
4 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Operations Manager
4 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) COM
2 5 (10.87%) .NET
3 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.35%) Web Services
4 2 (4.35%) REST
5 1 (2.17%) CSS3
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Camel
5 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.17%) Spring
5 1 (2.17%) JSON
5 1 (2.17%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.17%) JPA
5 1 (2.17%) Memcached
5 1 (2.17%) HTML
5 1 (2.17%) CSS
5 1 (2.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (21.74%) Public Cloud
3 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
4 8 (17.39%) Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.17%) EPoS
5 1 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Linux
2 15 (32.61%) UNIX
2 15 (32.61%) Windows
3 9 (19.57%) CentOS
4 8 (17.39%) Solaris
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.70%) AIX
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.17%) FreeBSD
7 1 (2.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) Load Balancing
3 15 (32.61%) ITIL
4 12 (26.09%) Product Management
5 10 (21.74%) Information Security
6 7 (15.22%) Change Management
7 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
8 4 (8.70%) Incident Management
8 4 (8.70%) Security Architecture
8 4 (8.70%) Product Marketing
8 4 (8.70%) ISMS
8 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (8.70%) Resilience Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Validation
10 2 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) Perl
2 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
3 6 (13.04%) Python
4 3 (6.52%) Ruby
5 2 (4.35%) SQL
5 2 (4.35%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) Erlang
6 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (60.87%) SAP Certification
2 5 (10.87%) MCSE
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.70%) MCP
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
3 4 (8.70%) CRISC
3 4 (8.70%) CISSP
3 4 (8.70%) RHCE
3 4 (8.70%) CISA
3 4 (8.70%) CISM
3 4 (8.70%) GSEC
4 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (60.87%) ISO 9001
1 28 (60.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.70%) Firmware
4 4 (8.70%) VMware Server
5 3 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.17%) KVM
6 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Puppet
2 5 (10.87%) Ansible
3 4 (8.70%) NetBackup
3 4 (8.70%) Nessus
4 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.17%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.17%) logstash
5 1 (2.17%) Graphite
5 1 (2.17%) yum
5 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (80.43%) VMware
2 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
3 28 (60.87%) HP
3 28 (60.87%) SAP
4 13 (28.26%) Cisco
5 12 (26.09%) Veritas
6 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
7 4 (8.70%) Symantec
7 4 (8.70%) Dell
7 4 (8.70%) Citrix
7 4 (8.70%) NetApp
7 4 (8.70%) Oracle
7 4 (8.70%) Qualys
7 4 (8.70%) SolarWinds
7 4 (8.70%) 3PAR
7 4 (8.70%) F5
7 4 (8.70%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.17%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (2.17%) Google
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