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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 276 386 502
Rank change year-on-year
+110 +116
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1149 692 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.01% 0.64% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.63% 16.76% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 946 635 407
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £66,050
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
5854 4128 3379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.14% 3.80% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4709 3489 2902
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 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +102 1103 £50,000 - 137
London +49 620 £52,500 -4.54% 64
South East +57 192 £47,500 +11.76% 28
Yorkshire +27 85 £40,000 -11.11% 14
East of England +55 84 £65,000 +52.94% 7
City of London +50 80 £53,500 -2.72% 13
North West +26 60 £40,000 -18.36% 14
Surrey +24 57 £47,500 +18.75% 13
Manchester +31 45 £42,250 -13.77% 9
North Yorkshire +16 40 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Hampshire +11 39 £42,500 -5.55% 7
West Yorkshire 0 35 £50,000 +122.22% 9
Bedfordshire +26 32 £58,750 +56.66% 1
South West +4 31 £70,000 +69.69% 5
Luton +25 30 £58,750 +56.66% 1
Oxfordshire +15 29 £48,500 -7.61% 2
Bristol +24 26 £70,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 26 £50,000 - 3
Basingstoke +28 24 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Oxford +21 24 £60,000 -5.88% 2
Middlesbrough +4 23 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Leeds 0 21 £55,000 +144.44% 7
East Sussex -2 21 £47,500 +75.92%
Berkshire -7 21 £48,000 -2.53% 1
Brighton -9 21 £47,500 +75.92%
Scotland +7 20 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Milton Keynes - 19 £50,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 18 £70,000 - 3
Hertfordshire - 18 £100,000 - 3
East Midlands +12 17 £32,500 -34.34% 1

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1603 (70.93%) Web Services
2 1135 (50.22%) Linux
3 821 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
4 692 (30.62%) MySQL
5 675 (29.87%) Java
6 641 (28.36%) JavaScript
7 566 (25.04%) SQL
8 553 (24.47%) Windows
9 550 (24.34%) HTML
10 548 (24.25%) Puppet
11 541 (23.94%) DevOps
12 516 (22.83%) PHP
13 486 (21.50%) Python
14 484 (21.42%) SQL Server
15 478 (21.15%) Ruby
15 478 (21.15%) Opscode Chef
16 463 (20.49%) .NET
17 456 (20.18%) Amazon EC2
18 454 (20.09%) CSS
19 439 (19.42%) MVC
20 437 (19.34%) Git (software)
21 418 (18.50%) E-Commerce
22 415 (18.36%) C#
23 408 (18.05%) Apache
24 386 (17.08%) Microsoft
25 384 (16.99%) TDD
26 357 (15.80%) jQuery
27 346 (15.31%) Microsoft Azure
28 341 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
29 336 (14.87%) NoSQL

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 408 (18.05%) Apache
2 278 (12.30%) nginx
3 270 (11.95%) Tomcat
4 260 (11.50%) IIS
5 197 (8.72%) Node.js
6 134 (5.93%) Apache Solr
7 122 (5.40%) Elasticsearch
8 82 (3.63%) WordPress
9 69 (3.05%) CMS
10 68 (3.01%) OpenStack
11 57 (2.52%) Drupal
12 46 (2.04%) Confluence
13 43 (1.90%) JBoss
14 38 (1.68%) Apache Pig
15 33 (1.46%) SharePoint
16 29 (1.28%) MS Exchange
17 21 (0.93%) Commerce Server
18 20 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
19 18 (0.80%) WebLogic
20 16 (0.71%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 124 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 41 (1.81%) MS Office
3 10 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.27%) SPSS
5 3 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.088%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.044%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 18 (0.80%) Google Analytics
2 17 (0.75%) Magento
3 12 (0.53%) WebTrends
4 9 (0.40%) Shopify
5 8 (0.35%) Agresso
6 7 (0.31%) Summit
7 6 (0.27%) SAP Business One
8 4 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.088%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 456 (20.18%) Amazon EC2
2 346 (15.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 276 (12.21%) Amazon S3
4 201 (8.89%) Cloud Computing
5 180 (7.96%) SaaS
6 139 (6.15%) GitHub
7 128 (5.66%) IaaS
8 97 (4.29%) PaaS
9 73 (3.23%) Amazon SQS
10 66 (2.92%) Amazon ELB
11 65 (2.88%) Trello
12 52 (2.30%) Route 53
13 44 (1.95%) Amazon EMR
14 42 (1.86%) Heroku
15 35 (1.55%) Office 365
16 32 (1.42%) Google Apps
17 28 (1.24%) Google Compute Engine
18 27 (1.19%) Joyent
19 24 (1.06%) ElastiCache
19 24 (1.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 231 (10.22%) DNS
2 185 (8.19%) TCP/IP
3 182 (8.05%) Firewall
4 150 (6.64%) HTTP
5 149 (6.59%) Internet
6 86 (3.81%) SAN
7 74 (3.27%) SMTP
8 62 (2.74%) DHCP
9 56 (2.48%) VPN
10 55 (2.43%) LAN
11 51 (2.26%) SSH
12 44 (1.95%) WAN
13 38 (1.68%) LDAP
14 34 (1.50%) Network Security
15 29 (1.28%) SSL
16 28 (1.24%) FTP
17 26 (1.15%) HTTPS
17 26 (1.15%) VLAN
18 22 (0.97%) NAS
19 19 (0.84%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 692 (30.62%) MySQL
2 484 (21.42%) SQL Server
3 336 (14.87%) NoSQL
4 329 (14.56%) MongoDB
5 208 (9.20%) Big Data
6 193 (8.54%) Hadoop
7 170 (7.52%) Amazon RDS
8 168 (7.43%) PostgreSQL
9 124 (5.49%) Redis
10 114 (5.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 110 (4.87%) Relational Database
12 101 (4.47%) Apache Cassandra
13 85 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
14 78 (3.45%) RDBMS
15 69 (3.05%) RavenDB
16 63 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
17 46 (2.04%) Apache Hive
18 45 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
19 40 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
20 39 (1.73%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 437 (19.34%) Git (software)
2 304 (13.45%) Jenkins
3 203 (8.98%) TeamCity
4 167 (7.39%) Subversion
5 133 (5.88%) NUnit
6 131 (5.80%) JIRA
7 130 (5.75%) Cucumber
8 120 (5.31%) Rhino Mocks
9 99 (4.38%) SpecFlow
10 93 (4.12%) Maven
11 78 (3.45%) ReSharper
12 76 (3.36%) JUnit
13 68 (3.01%) CruiseControl
14 62 (2.74%) dotTrace
14 62 (2.74%) YouTrack
14 62 (2.74%) Octopus Deploy
15 55 (2.43%) Selenium
16 47 (2.08%) Moq
17 45 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 44 (1.95%) Hudson
General
1 170 (7.52%) Finance
2 140 (6.19%) Games
3 124 (5.49%) Marketing
4 87 (3.85%) Retail
5 75 (3.32%) French Language
6 69 (3.05%) Advertising
7 55 (2.43%) Publishing
8 47 (2.08%) Back Office
9 42 (1.86%) Telecoms
10 27 (1.19%) Music Industry
11 20 (0.88%) Manufacturing
12 19 (0.84%) Law
13 13 (0.58%) Billing
14 12 (0.53%) Spanish Language
14 12 (0.53%) Legal
15 11 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.40%) Banking
17 8 (0.35%) Front Office
17 8 (0.35%) German Language
17 8 (0.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 822 (36.37%) Developer
2 306 (13.54%) Administrator
3 293 (12.96%) Systems Administrator
4 234 (10.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 212 (9.38%) Architect
6 178 (7.88%) Senior Developer
7 175 (7.74%) Linux Administrator
8 154 (6.81%) Web Developer
9 148 (6.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 146 (6.46%) Java Developer
11 143 (6.33%) .NET Developer
12 90 (3.98%) C# Developer
12 90 (3.98%) PHP Developer
13 78 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
13 78 (3.45%) Web Engineer
14 76 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
14 76 (3.36%) Systems Engineer
15 75 (3.32%) Software Engineer
16 74 (3.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 73 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1603 (70.93%) Web Services
2 550 (24.34%) HTML
3 463 (20.49%) .NET
4 454 (20.09%) CSS
5 357 (15.80%) jQuery
6 280 (12.39%) ASP.NET
7 253 (11.19%) LAMP
8 236 (10.44%) REST
9 222 (9.82%) HTML5
10 207 (9.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 197 (8.72%) AngularJS
12 196 (8.67%) Spring
13 171 (7.57%) RESTful
14 166 (7.35%) WCF
15 126 (5.58%) XML
16 125 (5.53%) JSON
17 124 (5.49%) SOAP
18 123 (5.44%) J2EE
19 106 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web API
20 105 (4.65%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 228 (10.09%) Open Source
2 91 (4.03%) Mobile App
3 77 (3.41%) Computer Science
4 66 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
5 65 (2.88%) Digital Media
6 56 (2.48%) Social Media
7 55 (2.43%) Replication
8 47 (2.08%) Visualisation
9 38 (1.68%) User Experience
10 35 (1.55%) Management Information System
11 29 (1.28%) Mathematics
12 27 (1.19%) Blackberry
13 24 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
14 23 (1.02%) Clustering
15 22 (0.97%) Client/Server
15 22 (0.97%) Streaming Video
16 21 (0.93%) Algorithms
17 20 (0.88%) Data Integration
18 18 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
19 17 (0.75%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1135 (50.22%) Linux
2 553 (24.47%) Windows
3 299 (13.23%) UNIX
4 230 (10.18%) Ubuntu
5 212 (9.38%) CentOS
6 153 (6.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 150 (6.64%) Debian
8 118 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 91 (4.03%) Android
10 90 (3.98%) Apple iOS
11 88 (3.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 62 (2.74%) Solaris
13 56 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
14 42 (1.86%) Fedora
15 26 (1.15%) Mac OS X
16 22 (0.97%) AIX
17 15 (0.66%) Mac OS
18 7 (0.31%) FreeBSD
19 6 (0.27%) Windows XP
19 6 (0.27%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 821 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
2 541 (23.94%) DevOps
3 439 (19.42%) MVC
4 418 (18.50%) E-Commerce
5 384 (16.99%) TDD
6 341 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
7 261 (11.55%) OO
8 238 (10.53%) BDD
9 207 (9.16%) Scrum
10 161 (7.12%) Web Development
11 159 (7.04%) Software Engineering
12 145 (6.42%) Configuration Management
13 133 (5.88%) Analytics
14 128 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
15 127 (5.62%) OOP
16 119 (5.27%) ITIL
17 93 (4.12%) Load Balancing
18 85 (3.76%) Kanban
19 83 (3.67%) Mentoring
20 82 (3.63%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 675 (29.87%) Java
2 641 (28.36%) JavaScript
3 566 (25.04%) SQL
4 516 (22.83%) PHP
5 486 (21.50%) Python
6 478 (21.15%) Ruby
7 415 (18.36%) C#
8 311 (13.76%) Bash Shell
9 192 (8.50%) Perl
10 97 (4.29%) T-SQL
11 95 (4.20%) PowerShell
12 81 (3.58%) Shell Script
13 79 (3.50%) PHP5
14 65 (2.88%) C++
15 64 (2.83%) Scala
16 39 (1.73%) C
17 36 (1.59%) Clojure
18 24 (1.06%) Groovy
19 22 (0.97%) VB
19 22 (0.97%) R
Qualifications
1 191 (8.45%) Degree
2 48 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (1.37%) MCITP
4 22 (0.97%) MCSE
5 17 (0.75%) CISSP
5 17 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (0.71%) CCNA
7 13 (0.58%) PhD
7 13 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (0.31%) Security Cleared
9 7 (0.31%) ISEB
10 6 (0.27%) MCSA
10 6 (0.27%) MCP
10 6 (0.27%) RHCE
10 6 (0.27%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.27%) MCTS
10 6 (0.27%) CISM
11 5 (0.22%) PMP
11 5 (0.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (4.65%) QA
2 45 (1.99%) SLA
3 18 (0.80%) ISO 9001
3 18 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.31%) ISO 14001
6 6 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.18%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.044%) WAI
System Software
1 194 (8.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 138 (6.11%) Active Directory
3 76 (3.36%) Varnish
4 62 (2.74%) Xen
5 54 (2.39%) KVM
6 53 (2.35%) vSphere
7 45 (1.99%) Docker
8 43 (1.90%) vCloud
9 37 (1.64%) Hyper-V
10 35 (1.55%) VMware ESX
11 31 (1.37%) Samba
12 29 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
13 27 (1.19%) XenApp
14 18 (0.80%) XenDesktop
15 17 (0.75%) HDFS
16 16 (0.71%) LXC
17 13 (0.58%) VirtualBox
18 12 (0.53%) NFS
18 12 (0.53%) Apache Flume
19 7 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 548 (24.25%) Puppet
2 478 (21.15%) Opscode Chef
3 190 (8.41%) Nagios
4 98 (4.34%) Ansible
5 85 (3.76%) ZABBIX
6 79 (3.50%) Vagrant
7 69 (3.05%) logstash
8 66 (2.92%) HAProxy
9 60 (2.65%) Salt
10 42 (1.86%) Cacti
11 32 (1.42%) StatsD
12 29 (1.28%) Kibana
12 29 (1.28%) SCOM
13 28 (1.24%) Opsview
14 22 (0.97%) CFEngine
15 21 (0.93%) Zenoss
15 21 (0.93%) Ganglia
16 18 (0.80%) Munin
16 18 (0.80%) Capistrano
17 16 (0.71%) collectd
Vendors
1 386 (17.08%) Microsoft
2 282 (12.48%) VMware
3 226 (10.00%) Oracle
4 217 (9.60%) Red Hat
5 153 (6.77%) Google
6 147 (6.50%) Rackspace
7 117 (5.18%) Cisco
8 90 (3.98%) HP
9 84 (3.72%) Zend
10 67 (2.96%) Facebook
11 63 (2.79%) Citrix
12 60 (2.65%) Akamai
13 54 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
14 52 (2.30%) Twitter
15 42 (1.86%) Apple
16 38 (1.68%) NetApp
17 36 (1.59%) New Relic
18 35 (1.55%) Dell
19 34 (1.50%) EMC
20 32 (1.42%) SaltStack
Surrey
Yoh
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
zubito Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £43000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + share op's + pen
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum total package including Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable extensive benefits bonus
Posted: 2 days ago