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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 278 414 529
Rank change year-on-year
+136 +115
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1112 593 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.97% 0.56% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.27% 14.61% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 903 544 399
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%

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
5770 4058 3427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.06% 3.82% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4573 3488 2991
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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +133 1073 £50,000 - 134
London +58 617 £55,000 - 72
South East +65 184 £47,500 +18.75% 27
East of England +66 104 £49,000 +30.66% 10
City of London +15 75 £53,500 -2.72% 9
Yorkshire +7 64 £37,500 -16.66% 11
North West +24 48 £45,000 -8.16% 9
Oxfordshire +34 41 £50,000 +28.20% 1
Manchester +19 39 £48,000 -2.04% 5
Cambridgeshire +33 35 £45,000 - 6
Surrey +13 35 £52,500 +31.25% 8
Oxford +36 33 £70,000 +75.00% 1
South West +8 33 £63,750 +112.50% 6
East Sussex +4 31 £47,500 +86.27% 1
Cambridge +26 30 £43,750 - 5
Brighton -2 30 £47,500 +86.27% 1
Hampshire +4 29 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Bedfordshire +18 28 £45,750 +26.20% 3
North Yorkshire -8 28 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Luton +15 26 £45,750 +26.20% 2
Bristol +18 24 £70,000 - 5
Hertfordshire +8 24 £80,000 +229.89% 2
Berkshire -4 21 £57,500 +16.75% 3
Buckinghamshire +14 18 £45,000 +5.42% 3
West Yorkshire - 18 £55,000 - 5
Scotland -13 17 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Southampton - 17 £32,500 - 6
Suffolk +17 16 £42,500 - 1
Milton Keynes - 15 £45,000 - 1
Middlesbrough -2 14 £35,000 -22.22% 1

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 1553 (71.11%) Web Services
2 1084 (49.63%) Linux
3 756 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 677 (31.00%) MySQL
5 639 (29.26%) Java
6 611 (27.98%) JavaScript
7 569 (26.05%) Windows
8 549 (25.14%) Puppet
9 531 (24.31%) SQL
10 522 (23.90%) DevOps
11 510 (23.35%) HTML
12 487 (22.30%) PHP
13 481 (22.02%) Opscode Chef
14 477 (21.84%) Ruby
15 469 (21.47%) .NET
16 460 (21.06%) SQL Server
17 458 (20.97%) Python
18 433 (19.83%) MVC
19 429 (19.64%) Amazon EC2
20 422 (19.32%) CSS
21 418 (19.14%) C#
21 418 (19.14%) Git (software)
22 416 (19.05%) E-Commerce
23 403 (18.45%) Apache
24 375 (17.17%) Microsoft
25 360 (16.48%) TDD
26 357 (16.35%) Microsoft Azure
27 344 (15.75%) jQuery
28 327 (14.97%) MongoDB
29 320 (14.65%) NoSQL

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 403 (18.45%) Apache
2 268 (12.27%) IIS
3 252 (11.54%) Tomcat
4 248 (11.36%) nginx
5 190 (8.70%) Node.js
6 134 (6.14%) Elasticsearch
6 134 (6.14%) Apache Solr
7 75 (3.43%) CMS
8 69 (3.16%) WordPress
9 55 (2.52%) OpenStack
10 54 (2.47%) Drupal
11 45 (2.06%) Confluence
12 40 (1.83%) MS Exchange
13 36 (1.65%) Apache Pig
14 31 (1.42%) SharePoint
15 23 (1.05%) WebLogic
16 22 (1.01%) Adobe CQ
17 20 (0.92%) EPiServer CMS
18 15 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
19 14 (0.64%) Liferay
Applications
1 115 (5.27%) MS Excel
2 39 (1.79%) MS Office
3 8 (0.37%) SPSS
4 6 (0.27%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.092%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.092%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.046%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 25 (1.14%) Magento
2 24 (1.10%) Google Analytics
3 15 (0.69%) WebTrends
4 12 (0.55%) Shopify
5 9 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.18%) Summit
8 3 (0.14%) Agresso
9 1 (0.046%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 429 (19.64%) Amazon EC2
2 357 (16.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 226 (10.35%) Amazon S3
4 196 (8.97%) Cloud Computing
5 162 (7.42%) SaaS
6 125 (5.72%) IaaS
7 96 (4.40%) GitHub
8 86 (3.94%) PaaS
9 65 (2.98%) Amazon ELB
10 54 (2.47%) Amazon SQS
11 50 (2.29%) Trello
12 44 (2.01%) Amazon EMR
13 43 (1.97%) Heroku
13 43 (1.97%) Route 53
14 38 (1.74%) Google Apps
14 38 (1.74%) Office 365
15 29 (1.33%) CloudFront
16 27 (1.24%) Joyent
17 25 (1.14%) Google Compute Engine
18 24 (1.10%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 218 (9.98%) DNS
2 202 (9.25%) TCP/IP
3 178 (8.15%) Firewall
4 143 (6.55%) HTTP
5 128 (5.86%) Internet
6 102 (4.67%) SAN
7 71 (3.25%) VPN
8 65 (2.98%) DHCP
9 62 (2.84%) SMTP
10 52 (2.38%) LAN
11 40 (1.83%) WAN
12 35 (1.60%) SSH
13 34 (1.56%) Network Security
14 30 (1.37%) LDAP
15 28 (1.28%) SSL
16 24 (1.10%) NAS
17 23 (1.05%) VLAN
18 22 (1.01%) Reverse Proxy
18 22 (1.01%) FTP
19 19 (0.87%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 677 (31.00%) MySQL
2 460 (21.06%) SQL Server
3 327 (14.97%) MongoDB
4 320 (14.65%) NoSQL
5 220 (10.07%) Big Data
6 174 (7.97%) Hadoop
7 169 (7.74%) PostgreSQL
8 151 (6.91%) Amazon RDS
9 133 (6.09%) Redis
10 121 (5.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 104 (4.76%) Relational Database
12 89 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
13 83 (3.80%) Apache Cassandra
14 74 (3.39%) RDBMS
15 73 (3.34%) SQL Server 2012
16 51 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
16 51 (2.34%) RavenDB
17 50 (2.29%) CouchDB
18 49 (2.24%) Couchbase
19 47 (2.15%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 418 (19.14%) Git (software)
2 271 (12.41%) Jenkins
3 183 (8.38%) Subversion
4 163 (7.46%) TeamCity
5 132 (6.04%) Cucumber
6 127 (5.82%) JIRA
7 113 (5.17%) NUnit
8 104 (4.76%) SpecFlow
9 92 (4.21%) Rhino Mocks
10 71 (3.25%) ReSharper
11 70 (3.21%) Maven
12 65 (2.98%) JUnit
13 58 (2.66%) CruiseControl
14 53 (2.43%) Selenium
15 50 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
16 48 (2.20%) Visual Studio
17 47 (2.15%) dotTrace
17 47 (2.15%) YouTrack
17 47 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
18 39 (1.79%) Hudson
General
1 180 (8.24%) Finance
2 127 (5.82%) Games
3 118 (5.40%) Marketing
4 87 (3.98%) Retail
5 62 (2.84%) Advertising
6 60 (2.75%) Publishing
7 54 (2.47%) Telecoms
8 50 (2.29%) French Language
9 42 (1.92%) Back Office
10 32 (1.47%) Music Industry
11 26 (1.19%) Law
12 22 (1.01%) Manufacturing
13 16 (0.73%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.69%) Billing
15 12 (0.55%) Electronics
16 11 (0.50%) Banking
17 8 (0.37%) Spanish Language
18 7 (0.32%) Legal
19 4 (0.18%) Automotive
20 3 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 822 (37.64%) Developer
2 272 (12.45%) Administrator
3 263 (12.04%) Systems Administrator
4 221 (10.12%) DevOps Engineer
5 203 (9.29%) Architect
6 191 (8.75%) Senior Developer
7 183 (8.38%) Linux Administrator
8 155 (7.10%) .NET Developer
9 151 (6.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 143 (6.55%) Java Developer
11 137 (6.27%) Web Developer
12 93 (4.26%) PHP Developer
13 88 (4.03%) C# Developer
14 85 (3.89%) Web Engineer
15 83 (3.80%) Senior .NET Developer
16 76 (3.48%) Software Engineer
17 74 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
18 69 (3.16%) Senior Systems Administrator
18 69 (3.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 69 (3.16%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1553 (71.11%) Web Services
2 510 (23.35%) HTML
3 469 (21.47%) .NET
4 422 (19.32%) CSS
5 344 (15.75%) jQuery
6 295 (13.51%) ASP.NET
7 238 (10.90%) REST
8 228 (10.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 215 (9.84%) LAMP
10 192 (8.79%) Spring
11 170 (7.78%) HTML5
12 154 (7.05%) AngularJS
13 151 (6.91%) WCF
14 136 (6.23%) XML
15 132 (6.04%) RESTful
16 127 (5.82%) J2EE
17 125 (5.72%) SOAP
18 118 (5.40%) ASP.NET Web API
19 117 (5.36%) JSON
20 86 (3.94%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 219 (10.03%) Open Source
2 79 (3.62%) Mobile App
3 66 (3.02%) Replication
3 66 (3.02%) Computer Science
3 66 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (2.70%) Digital Media
5 45 (2.06%) Social Media
6 42 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 41 (1.88%) Visualisation
8 31 (1.42%) Blackberry
9 30 (1.37%) User Experience
10 24 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
11 23 (1.05%) Mathematics
11 23 (1.05%) Data Integration
12 20 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
13 19 (0.87%) Clustering
13 19 (0.87%) Client/Server
14 18 (0.82%) Social Network
15 16 (0.73%) Online Games
16 15 (0.69%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1084 (49.63%) Linux
2 569 (26.05%) Windows
3 297 (13.60%) UNIX
4 243 (11.13%) Ubuntu
5 199 (9.11%) CentOS
6 167 (7.65%) Debian
7 140 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 124 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 87 (3.98%) Android
10 86 (3.94%) Apple iOS
11 85 (3.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 59 (2.70%) Solaris
13 48 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 46 (2.11%) Fedora
15 26 (1.19%) Mac OS X
16 16 (0.73%) AIX
17 15 (0.69%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.27%) FreeBSD
19 4 (0.18%) Windows 7
19 4 (0.18%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 756 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 522 (23.90%) DevOps
3 433 (19.83%) MVC
4 416 (19.05%) E-Commerce
5 360 (16.48%) TDD
6 304 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
7 235 (10.76%) BDD
8 229 (10.49%) OO
9 205 (9.39%) Scrum
10 175 (8.01%) Software Engineering
11 161 (7.37%) Analytics
12 159 (7.28%) Web Development
13 127 (5.82%) Configuration Management
14 118 (5.40%) ITIL
15 117 (5.36%) OOP
16 110 (5.04%) Performance Tuning
17 94 (4.30%) Unit Testing
18 85 (3.89%) Mentoring
19 81 (3.71%) MapReduce
20 75 (3.43%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 639 (29.26%) Java
2 611 (27.98%) JavaScript
3 531 (24.31%) SQL
4 487 (22.30%) PHP
5 477 (21.84%) Ruby
6 458 (20.97%) Python
7 418 (19.14%) C#
8 281 (12.87%) Bash Shell
9 186 (8.52%) Perl
10 108 (4.95%) PowerShell
11 83 (3.80%) Shell Script
12 80 (3.66%) T-SQL
13 70 (3.21%) PHP5
14 64 (2.93%) Scala
15 59 (2.70%) C++
16 50 (2.29%) Clojure
17 36 (1.65%) C
18 26 (1.19%) VB
18 26 (1.19%) CoffeeScript
19 20 (0.92%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 174 (7.97%) Degree
2 56 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (1.47%) MCITP
4 30 (1.37%) MCSE
5 26 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (1.10%) CCNA
7 13 (0.60%) PhD
7 13 (0.60%) CISSP
8 11 (0.50%) CCNP
8 11 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (0.46%) Security Cleared
10 9 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (0.41%) SC Cleared
11 7 (0.32%) MCSA
11 7 (0.32%) MCP
11 7 (0.32%) ISEB
11 7 (0.32%) MCTS
12 6 (0.27%) RHCE
12 6 (0.27%) Sun Certification
13 4 (0.18%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (4.72%) QA
2 42 (1.92%) SLA
3 17 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.46%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.27%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.18%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.092%) WAI
System Software
1 198 (9.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 163 (7.46%) Active Directory
3 82 (3.75%) Varnish
4 68 (3.11%) KVM
5 60 (2.75%) Xen
6 51 (2.34%) Hyper-V
6 51 (2.34%) vSphere
7 41 (1.88%) vCloud
8 39 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
9 38 (1.74%) Samba
10 33 (1.51%) VMware ESX
11 28 (1.28%) Docker
12 24 (1.10%) XenApp
13 16 (0.73%) HDFS
14 14 (0.64%) Apache Flume
14 14 (0.64%) XenDesktop
15 10 (0.46%) NFS
16 9 (0.41%) VirtualBox
17 7 (0.32%) Postfix
17 7 (0.32%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 549 (25.14%) Puppet
2 481 (22.02%) Opscode Chef
3 170 (7.78%) Nagios
4 104 (4.76%) ZABBIX
5 84 (3.85%) logstash
6 72 (3.30%) Ansible
7 64 (2.93%) Salt
8 62 (2.84%) HAProxy
9 56 (2.56%) Vagrant
10 37 (1.69%) Cacti
11 35 (1.60%) StatsD
12 34 (1.56%) Kibana
13 30 (1.37%) SCOM
14 27 (1.24%) Opsview
15 26 (1.19%) Munin
16 24 (1.10%) Zenoss
17 19 (0.87%) Ganglia
18 18 (0.82%) Capistrano
19 17 (0.78%) CFEngine
20 16 (0.73%) SCCM
Vendors
1 375 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 287 (13.14%) VMware
3 228 (10.44%) Oracle
4 194 (8.88%) Red Hat
5 159 (7.28%) Google
6 136 (6.23%) Rackspace
7 115 (5.27%) Cisco
8 78 (3.57%) HP
9 73 (3.34%) Zend
10 64 (2.93%) Citrix
10 64 (2.93%) Facebook
11 53 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
11 53 (2.43%) Twitter
12 51 (2.34%) Akamai
13 49 (2.24%) Apple
14 45 (2.06%) JBoss
15 42 (1.92%) New Relic
16 40 (1.83%) Dell
17 37 (1.69%) EMC
18 35 (1.60%) Juniper
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