The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 281 418 522
Rank change year-on-year
+137 +104
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1124 593 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.96% 0.55% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.00% 14.14% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 899 543 386
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £34,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%

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

Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5917 4194 3317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.05% 3.86% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4681 3613 2878
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend

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

Amazon AWS Salary Trend in the UK

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in the UK

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
England +136 1085 £50,000 - 151
London +65 662 £55,000 - 83
South East +96 183 £48,500 +13.62% 25
East of England +73 85 £45,000 +12.50% 15
City of London +2 84 £50,000 -9.09% 12
North West +30 55 £45,000 +114.28% 6
Yorkshire -7 52 £37,500 -16.66% 13
Oxfordshire +54 48 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Manchester +40 47 £45,000 +114.28% 3
Oxford +44 40 £71,250 +78.12% 2
Cambridgeshire +31 37 £45,000 -14.28% 3
East Sussex +5 37 £47,500 +82.69% 1
Brighton -1 36 £47,500 +82.69% 1
Surrey +22 34 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Cambridge +28 32 £42,500 -19.04% 2
South West +5 27 £55,000 +57.14% 6
North Yorkshire -12 22 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Berkshire -2 20 £57,500 +15.57% 4
Bristol +17 19 £57,500 +109.09% 4
Scotland -16 19 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Hertfordshire +10 18 £53,250 +232.81% 3
Hampshire -6 17 £43,500 -3.33% 8
Suffolk +20 16 £42,500 - 4
Glasgow - 15 £50,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +3 14 £57,500 +35.29% 6
West Sussex +5 13 £40,610 -4.44%
Luton +3 13 £57,500 +58.62% 6
Maidenhead -3 13 £57,500 +19.79% 1
Sheffield - 13 £37,500 -
Bromley - 13 £50,000 - 2

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1567 (71.03%) Web Services
2 1119 (50.73%) Linux
3 703 (31.87%) MySQL
4 667 (30.24%) Java
5 652 (29.56%) JavaScript
6 577 (26.16%) SQL
7 558 (25.29%) Windows
7 558 (25.29%) Puppet
8 523 (23.71%) PHP
9 522 (23.66%) DevOps
10 511 (23.16%) HTML
11 495 (22.44%) Opscode Chef
12 494 (22.39%) .NET
13 485 (21.99%) Ruby
14 478 (21.67%) Python
15 459 (20.81%) Amazon EC2
16 438 (19.85%) CSS
17 433 (19.63%) MVC
18 428 (19.40%) SQL Server
19 421 (19.08%) Apache
20 417 (18.90%) C#
21 413 (18.72%) Git (software)
22 399 (18.09%) E-Commerce
23 382 (17.32%) Microsoft
24 363 (16.46%) jQuery
25 358 (16.23%) MongoDB
26 343 (15.55%) Microsoft Azure
27 342 (15.50%) TDD
28 337 (15.28%) NoSQL
29 319 (14.46%) Agile Software Development

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 421 (19.08%) Apache
2 267 (12.10%) Tomcat
3 255 (11.56%) IIS
4 233 (10.56%) nginx
5 218 (9.88%) Node.js
6 137 (6.21%) Elasticsearch
7 132 (5.98%) Apache Solr
8 74 (3.35%) CMS
9 70 (3.17%) WordPress
10 68 (3.08%) Drupal
11 48 (2.18%) Apache Pig
12 46 (2.09%) MS Exchange
12 46 (2.09%) OpenStack
13 43 (1.95%) Confluence
14 34 (1.54%) SharePoint
15 26 (1.18%) WebLogic
16 20 (0.91%) Adobe CQ
17 18 (0.82%) EPiServer CMS
17 18 (0.82%) SAS
18 16 (0.73%) Jetty
Applications
1 112 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 39 (1.77%) MS Office
3 13 (0.59%) SPSS
4 5 (0.23%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.091%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.091%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.045%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 25 (1.13%) Magento
2 24 (1.09%) Google Analytics
3 15 (0.68%) WebTrends
4 12 (0.54%) Shopify
5 9 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.091%) Summit
8 1 (0.045%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 459 (20.81%) Amazon EC2
2 343 (15.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 253 (11.47%) Amazon S3
4 195 (8.84%) Cloud Computing
5 164 (7.43%) SaaS
6 122 (5.53%) IaaS
7 80 (3.63%) GitHub
8 77 (3.49%) Amazon SQS
9 75 (3.40%) PaaS
10 65 (2.95%) Amazon ELB
11 56 (2.54%) Amazon EMR
12 51 (2.31%) ElastiCache
12 51 (2.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 44 (1.99%) Route 53
14 40 (1.81%) Office 365
14 40 (1.81%) Heroku
15 37 (1.68%) Trello
15 37 (1.68%) Google Apps
16 32 (1.45%) CloudFront
17 28 (1.27%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 225 (10.20%) DNS
2 207 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 196 (8.88%) Firewall
4 145 (6.57%) Internet
5 141 (6.39%) HTTP
6 104 (4.71%) SAN
7 85 (3.85%) VPN
8 65 (2.95%) DHCP
9 64 (2.90%) SMTP
10 47 (2.13%) LAN
11 35 (1.59%) WAN
12 34 (1.54%) SSL
13 33 (1.50%) Network Security
14 31 (1.41%) LDAP
15 30 (1.36%) Reverse Proxy
16 29 (1.31%) SSH
17 25 (1.13%) NAS
18 22 (1.00%) VLAN
19 18 (0.82%) FTP
20 17 (0.77%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 703 (31.87%) MySQL
2 428 (19.40%) SQL Server
3 358 (16.23%) MongoDB
4 337 (15.28%) NoSQL
5 230 (10.43%) Big Data
6 174 (7.89%) Hadoop
7 171 (7.75%) PostgreSQL
8 154 (6.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 148 (6.71%) Amazon RDS
10 138 (6.26%) Redis
11 105 (4.76%) Relational Database
12 101 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
13 81 (3.67%) Apache Cassandra
14 80 (3.63%) SQL Server 2012
15 73 (3.31%) RDBMS
16 60 (2.72%) Apache Hive
17 57 (2.58%) Couchbase
18 54 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
18 54 (2.45%) CouchDB
19 49 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 413 (18.72%) Git (software)
2 262 (11.88%) Jenkins
3 194 (8.79%) Subversion
4 138 (6.26%) Cucumber
5 127 (5.76%) TeamCity
6 122 (5.53%) JIRA
7 100 (4.53%) SpecFlow
8 89 (4.03%) NUnit
9 69 (3.13%) Maven
10 66 (2.99%) Rhino Mocks
11 62 (2.81%) ReSharper
12 58 (2.63%) Visual Studio
12 58 (2.63%) JUnit
13 49 (2.22%) CruiseControl
14 48 (2.18%) Selenium
15 42 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
16 35 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
16 35 (1.59%) YouTrack
16 35 (1.59%) dotTrace
17 34 (1.54%) Moq
General
1 177 (8.02%) Finance
2 125 (5.67%) Games
3 117 (5.30%) Marketing
4 95 (4.31%) Retail
5 62 (2.81%) Advertising
6 61 (2.77%) Telecoms
7 59 (2.67%) Publishing
8 36 (1.63%) Back Office
9 35 (1.59%) French Language
10 31 (1.41%) Music Industry
11 30 (1.36%) Law
12 22 (1.00%) Manufacturing
13 18 (0.82%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.68%) Billing
15 13 (0.59%) Electronics
15 13 (0.59%) Banking
16 7 (0.32%) Legal
17 5 (0.23%) Spanish Language
18 3 (0.14%) Online Betting
19 2 (0.091%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 859 (38.94%) Developer
2 269 (12.19%) Administrator
3 257 (11.65%) Systems Administrator
4 230 (10.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 207 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 197 (8.93%) Linux Administrator
7 193 (8.75%) Architect
8 161 (7.30%) .NET Developer
9 159 (7.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 148 (6.71%) Java Developer
11 135 (6.12%) Web Developer
12 120 (5.44%) PHP Developer
13 87 (3.94%) C# Developer
14 85 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
15 84 (3.81%) Web Engineer
16 79 (3.58%) Software Engineer
17 78 (3.54%) Systems Engineer
18 75 (3.40%) Senior Systems Administrator
19 74 (3.35%) Senior Linux Administrator
20 72 (3.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1567 (71.03%) Web Services
2 511 (23.16%) HTML
3 494 (22.39%) .NET
4 438 (19.85%) CSS
5 363 (16.46%) jQuery
6 290 (13.15%) ASP.NET
7 232 (10.52%) REST
8 227 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 200 (9.07%) LAMP
10 182 (8.25%) Spring
11 161 (7.30%) HTML5
12 145 (6.57%) XML
13 131 (5.94%) AngularJS
14 130 (5.89%) WCF
15 126 (5.71%) J2EE
16 124 (5.62%) SOAP
17 122 (5.53%) JSON
18 121 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web API
19 118 (5.35%) RESTful
20 90 (4.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 245 (11.11%) Open Source
2 78 (3.54%) Computer Science
3 77 (3.49%) Social Media
4 75 (3.40%) Mobile App
5 65 (2.95%) Replication
6 52 (2.36%) Digital Media
7 44 (1.99%) Visualisation
8 43 (1.95%) Management Information System
9 33 (1.50%) Inversion of Control
10 30 (1.36%) Blackberry
11 24 (1.09%) Data Integration
11 24 (1.09%) Mathematics
12 20 (0.91%) Social Network
13 19 (0.86%) Clustering
14 17 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
15 16 (0.73%) Online Games
16 15 (0.68%) Client/Server
16 15 (0.68%) GIS
17 13 (0.59%) Mobile Games
18 12 (0.54%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1119 (50.73%) Linux
2 558 (25.29%) Windows
3 315 (14.28%) UNIX
4 246 (11.15%) Ubuntu
5 204 (9.25%) CentOS
6 175 (7.93%) Debian
7 143 (6.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 119 (5.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 94 (4.26%) Apple iOS
10 92 (4.17%) Android
11 73 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 58 (2.63%) Solaris
13 45 (2.04%) Fedora
14 42 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
15 26 (1.18%) Mac OS X
16 14 (0.63%) Mac OS
17 13 (0.59%) AIX
18 9 (0.41%) Windows 7
19 5 (0.23%) SELinux
19 5 (0.23%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 522 (23.66%) DevOps
2 433 (19.63%) MVC
3 399 (18.09%) E-Commerce
4 342 (15.50%) TDD
5 319 (14.46%) Agile Software Development
6 286 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
7 234 (10.61%) BDD
8 204 (9.25%) OO
9 201 (9.11%) Scrum
10 189 (8.57%) Software Engineering
10 189 (8.57%) Analytics
11 164 (7.43%) Web Development
12 147 (6.66%) Configuration Management
13 122 (5.53%) Performance Tuning
14 110 (4.99%) ITIL
15 103 (4.67%) OOP
16 97 (4.40%) Unit Testing
17 81 (3.67%) MapReduce
18 78 (3.54%) Load Balancing
19 74 (3.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 667 (30.24%) Java
2 652 (29.56%) JavaScript
3 577 (26.16%) SQL
4 523 (23.71%) PHP
5 485 (21.99%) Ruby
6 478 (21.67%) Python
7 417 (18.90%) C#
8 268 (12.15%) Bash Shell
9 199 (9.02%) Perl
10 101 (4.58%) PowerShell
11 90 (4.08%) Shell Script
12 74 (3.35%) PHP5
13 71 (3.22%) Scala
14 68 (3.08%) T-SQL
15 62 (2.81%) Clojure
16 58 (2.63%) C++
17 40 (1.81%) C
18 36 (1.63%) CoffeeScript
19 28 (1.27%) R
19 28 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 175 (7.93%) Degree
2 62 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (1.72%) MCSE
4 35 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (1.50%) CCNA
6 32 (1.45%) MCITP
7 18 (0.82%) CCNP
8 17 (0.77%) Security Cleared
9 16 (0.73%) SC Cleared
10 13 (0.59%) CISSP
10 13 (0.59%) PhD
11 10 (0.45%) Sun Certification
12 9 (0.41%) MCSA
12 9 (0.41%) MCP
12 9 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (0.41%) MCTS
13 8 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.32%) ISEB
15 5 (0.23%) MBA
16 4 (0.18%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (4.90%) QA
2 30 (1.36%) SLA
3 16 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.091%) WAI
8 2 (0.091%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 190 (8.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 169 (7.66%) Active Directory
3 93 (4.22%) Varnish
4 72 (3.26%) KVM
5 58 (2.63%) Hyper-V
6 56 (2.54%) Xen
7 50 (2.27%) vSphere
8 45 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
9 42 (1.90%) vCloud
10 37 (1.68%) Samba
11 28 (1.27%) VMware ESX
12 20 (0.91%) Docker
13 19 (0.86%) Apache Flume
14 17 (0.77%) HDFS
14 17 (0.77%) XenApp
15 13 (0.59%) VirtualBox
16 11 (0.50%) XenDesktop
17 4 (0.18%) UAG
17 4 (0.18%) Postfix
17 4 (0.18%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 558 (25.29%) Puppet
2 495 (22.44%) Opscode Chef
3 162 (7.34%) Nagios
4 111 (5.03%) ZABBIX
5 85 (3.85%) logstash
6 68 (3.08%) Ansible
7 63 (2.86%) Salt
8 59 (2.67%) HAProxy
9 54 (2.45%) Vagrant
10 38 (1.72%) StatsD
11 36 (1.63%) Kibana
12 34 (1.54%) Cacti
13 30 (1.36%) Munin
14 26 (1.18%) Ganglia
15 24 (1.09%) SCOM
16 23 (1.04%) Opsview
16 23 (1.04%) Zenoss
17 18 (0.82%) Capistrano
18 16 (0.73%) CFEngine
18 16 (0.73%) SCCM
Vendors
1 382 (17.32%) Microsoft
2 285 (12.92%) VMware
3 226 (10.24%) Oracle
4 199 (9.02%) Red Hat
5 159 (7.21%) Google
6 125 (5.67%) Cisco
6 125 (5.67%) Rackspace
7 75 (3.40%) Facebook
8 74 (3.35%) Zend
9 69 (3.13%) HP
10 59 (2.67%) Twitter
11 57 (2.58%) JBoss
12 55 (2.49%) Citrix
13 50 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
14 49 (2.22%) Apple
15 45 (2.04%) New Relic
16 44 (1.99%) Percona
17 42 (1.90%) Dell
18 38 (1.72%) Akamai
18 38 (1.72%) Juniper
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The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Share options
Posted: 3 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £75000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £52000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
South West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Stock
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
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Salary: £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey, Hampshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens parking, pension,Health
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday