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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 64 78 71
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 31 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.82% 1.83% 1.74%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.98% 24.21% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 18
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,600 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £44,300
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
94 95 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.55% 7.58% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 85 73 76
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,700 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +5 14 £45,000 +36.36% 1
Caerphilly +2 10 £33,250 -25.28%
Newport - 5 £50,000 -
Amazon AWS
Wales

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 53 (72.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (47.95%) Linux
4 32 (43.84%) DevOps
5 29 (39.73%) Python
6 27 (36.99%) Windows
7 23 (31.51%) VMware
8 20 (27.40%) OpenStack
9 19 (26.03%) Java
10 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
11 17 (23.29%) HTTP
11 17 (23.29%) ITIL
11 17 (23.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (21.92%) Welsh Language
12 16 (21.92%) Unix
12 16 (21.92%) Perl
13 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
13 15 (20.55%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (19.18%) Erlang
14 14 (19.18%) Cloud Computing
14 14 (19.18%) C
14 14 (19.18%) C++
14 14 (19.18%) TCP/IP
15 13 (17.81%) .NET
15 13 (17.81%) Finance
15 13 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (17.81%) Windows Server
16 12 (16.44%) Functional Programming
16 12 (16.44%) IaaS
17 11 (15.07%) Jenkins

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (27.40%) OpenStack
2 6 (8.22%) CMS
2 6 (8.22%) IIS
2 6 (8.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.22%) nginx
3 4 (5.48%) SAS
4 3 (4.11%) Confluence
5 1 (1.37%) Apache
5 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (72.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (19.18%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (16.44%) IaaS
4 5 (6.85%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (6.85%) SaaS
5 4 (5.48%) GitHub
5 4 (5.48%) Office 365
6 1 (1.37%) Bluemix
6 1 (1.37%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.29%) HTTP
2 14 (19.18%) TCP/IP
3 7 (9.59%) Firewall
3 7 (9.59%) VLAN
4 6 (8.22%) HTTPS
4 6 (8.22%) SSL
5 4 (5.48%) Internet
5 4 (5.48%) SNMP
6 3 (4.11%) Broadband
6 3 (4.11%) VPN
6 3 (4.11%) Wireshark
7 2 (2.74%) DNS
7 2 (2.74%) SAN
7 2 (2.74%) tcpdump
8 1 (1.37%) FTP
8 1 (1.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (6.85%) MySQL
2 5 (6.85%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.11%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.37%) OLAP
4 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Jenkins
2 9 (12.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.59%) TeamCity
4 6 (8.22%) JIRA
4 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (6.85%) Bitbucket
5 5 (6.85%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (6.85%) PhantomJS
5 5 (6.85%) Selenium
6 3 (4.11%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.74%) NuGet
8 1 (1.37%) JUnit
8 1 (1.37%) Maven
8 1 (1.37%) TestNG
General
1 16 (21.92%) Welsh Language
2 13 (17.81%) Finance
3 5 (6.85%) Aerospace
3 5 (6.85%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Games
5 1 (1.37%) Advertising
5 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (17.81%) Developer
1 13 (17.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (10.96%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (10.96%) Software Engineer
3 7 (9.59%) Development Manager
4 6 (8.22%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.22%) Security Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Monitoring Specialist
5 5 (6.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Web Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Django Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (5.48%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Software Development Manager
6 4 (5.48%) Software Manager
6 4 (5.48%) Systems Developer
6 4 (5.48%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.81%) .NET
2 9 (12.33%) HTML
2 9 (12.33%) HTML5
3 5 (6.85%) COM
3 5 (6.85%) CSS
3 5 (6.85%) CSS3
3 5 (6.85%) Django
3 5 (6.85%) MSMQ
3 5 (6.85%) OAuth
3 5 (6.85%) Web Services
4 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.74%) Middleware
5 2 (2.74%) Spring
5 2 (2.74%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.37%) J2EE
6 1 (1.37%) JMX
6 1 (1.37%) JSF
6 1 (1.37%) REST
6 1 (1.37%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Public Cloud
2 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.59%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (8.22%) User Experience
5 5 (6.85%) Graphic Design
5 5 (6.85%) Virtual Team
6 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
7 3 (4.11%) Digital Media
7 3 (4.11%) Digital TV
8 2 (2.74%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (2.74%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.37%) CMDB
9 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.37%) Fintech
9 1 (1.37%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 35 (47.95%) Linux
2 27 (36.99%) Windows
3 16 (21.92%) Unix
4 13 (17.81%) Windows Server
5 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.22%) CentOS
7 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.11%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.74%) Debian
10 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (43.84%) DevOps
3 17 (23.29%) ITIL
4 15 (20.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
5 13 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (16.44%) Functional Programming
7 11 (15.07%) Online Security
8 8 (10.96%) Configuration Management
8 8 (10.96%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (10.96%) CRM
8 8 (10.96%) Microservices
9 7 (9.59%) Change Management
9 7 (9.59%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (9.59%) Load Balancing
9 7 (9.59%) Scrum
9 7 (9.59%) Security Operations
10 6 (8.22%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (6.85%) Auto-Scaling
11 5 (6.85%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.73%) Python
2 19 (26.03%) Java
3 16 (21.92%) Perl
4 14 (19.18%) C
4 14 (19.18%) C++
4 14 (19.18%) Erlang
5 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
6 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
7 8 (10.96%) Bash Shell
8 5 (6.85%) R
9 4 (5.48%) C#
9 4 (5.48%) Haskell
9 4 (5.48%) Lisp
10 3 (4.11%) SQL
11 2 (2.74%) PHP
12 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.37%) Scala
12 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
1 2 (2.74%) RHCE
2 1 (1.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.85%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.74%) SLA
4 1 (1.37%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 17 (23.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.07%) Docker
3 10 (13.70%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.74%) iptables
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (10.96%) Ansible
3 6 (8.22%) Nagios
3 6 (8.22%) Puppet
4 4 (5.48%) AppManager
4 4 (5.48%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (4.11%) yum
6 2 (2.74%) Nessus
6 2 (2.74%) Nmap
6 2 (2.74%) Pingdom
7 1 (1.37%) OpenView
7 1 (1.37%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.37%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 23 (31.51%) VMware
2 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.59%) AppDynamics
4 6 (8.22%) Atlassian
4 6 (8.22%) Cisco
5 5 (6.85%) New Relic
5 5 (6.85%) PayPal
5 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.48%) NetIQ
6 4 (5.48%) Rackspace
7 3 (4.11%) Oracle
8 2 (2.74%) PagerDuty
8 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.37%) F5
9 1 (1.37%) Juniper
9 1 (1.37%) Perforce
9 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.37%) Splunk
9 1 (1.37%) Vyatta
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