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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 273 392 520
Rank change year-on-year
+119 +128
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1150 662 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.01% 0.61% 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.58% 16.23% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 942 608 397
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £66,000
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
5874 4078 3397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.16% 3.77% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4714 3446 2908
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 £75,000 £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 21 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 21 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 +121 1104 £50,000 - 128
London +51 634 £52,500 -4.54% 63
South East +55 187 £47,500 +18.75% 20
Yorkshire +42 84 £40,000 -11.11% 12
East of England +48 82 £65,000 +52.94% 10
City of London +40 79 £53,000 -3.63% 15
North West +38 56 £41,000 -16.32% 15
Surrey +10 52 £47,500 +18.75% 10
Manchester +15 43 £44,250 -9.69% 7
North Yorkshire +12 39 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Hampshire +14 36 £42,500 -5.55% 3
West Yorkshire +2 35 £50,000 +122.22% 6
South West +7 33 £70,000 - 4
Bedfordshire +20 32 £58,750 +56.66% 1
Oxfordshire +18 32 £48,500 -0.51%
Luton +26 30 £58,750 +56.66% 1
Oxford +25 27 £50,000 -20.00%
Bristol +22 26 £70,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 24 £50,000 - 5
Brighton +2 23 £47,500 +75.92% 1
East Sussex -6 23 £47,500 +75.92% 1
Middlesbrough +4 22 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Leeds -16 21 £55,000 +144.44% 5
Basingstoke +24 20 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Scotland +9 20 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Berkshire -1 20 £48,000 -1.03% 1
Milton Keynes - 18 £50,000 - 3
East Midlands +8 17 £32,500 -34.34% 1
Hertfordshire - 17 £100,000 - 3
York - 17 £40,000 - 3

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 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 1587 (70.85%) Web Services
2 1128 (50.36%) Linux
3 816 (36.43%) Agile Software Development
4 682 (30.45%) MySQL
5 667 (29.78%) Java
6 631 (28.17%) JavaScript
7 561 (25.04%) SQL
8 554 (24.73%) Puppet
9 552 (24.64%) Windows
10 542 (24.20%) HTML
11 539 (24.06%) DevOps
12 511 (22.81%) PHP
13 487 (21.74%) Python
14 483 (21.56%) Ruby
15 482 (21.52%) Opscode Chef
16 480 (21.43%) SQL Server
17 462 (20.63%) .NET
18 455 (20.31%) Amazon EC2
19 444 (19.82%) CSS
20 438 (19.55%) MVC
21 436 (19.46%) Git (software)
22 416 (18.57%) C#
23 415 (18.53%) E-Commerce
24 408 (18.21%) Apache
25 381 (17.01%) Microsoft
26 380 (16.96%) TDD
27 358 (15.98%) jQuery
28 349 (15.58%) Microsoft Azure
29 341 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
30 335 (14.96%) NoSQL

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (18.21%) Apache
2 281 (12.54%) nginx
3 264 (11.79%) IIS
3 264 (11.79%) Tomcat
4 195 (8.71%) Node.js
5 136 (6.07%) Apache Solr
6 125 (5.58%) Elasticsearch
7 78 (3.48%) WordPress
8 72 (3.21%) CMS
9 67 (2.99%) OpenStack
10 56 (2.50%) Drupal
11 46 (2.05%) Confluence
12 43 (1.92%) JBoss
13 38 (1.70%) Apache Pig
14 32 (1.43%) SharePoint
15 26 (1.16%) MS Exchange
16 21 (0.94%) Commerce Server
17 19 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
18 18 (0.80%) WebLogic
19 16 (0.71%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 123 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 40 (1.79%) MS Office
3 9 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.27%) SPSS
5 3 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.089%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.045%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 18 (0.80%) Magento
1 18 (0.80%) Google Analytics
2 12 (0.54%) WebTrends
3 10 (0.45%) Shopify
4 7 (0.31%) Summit
4 7 (0.31%) Agresso
5 6 (0.27%) SAP Business One
6 4 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.089%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 455 (20.31%) Amazon EC2
2 349 (15.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 274 (12.23%) Amazon S3
4 203 (9.06%) Cloud Computing
5 176 (7.86%) SaaS
6 139 (6.21%) GitHub
7 130 (5.80%) IaaS
8 97 (4.33%) PaaS
9 74 (3.30%) Amazon SQS
10 65 (2.90%) Amazon ELB
10 65 (2.90%) Trello
11 51 (2.28%) Route 53
12 44 (1.96%) Amazon EMR
13 43 (1.92%) Heroku
14 31 (1.38%) Google Apps
14 31 (1.38%) Office 365
15 27 (1.21%) Joyent
15 27 (1.21%) Google Compute Engine
16 24 (1.07%) ElastiCache
16 24 (1.07%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 229 (10.22%) DNS
2 185 (8.26%) TCP/IP
3 179 (7.99%) Firewall
4 150 (6.70%) HTTP
5 147 (6.56%) Internet
6 89 (3.97%) SAN
7 72 (3.21%) SMTP
8 60 (2.68%) DHCP
9 57 (2.54%) VPN
10 56 (2.50%) LAN
11 50 (2.23%) SSH
12 44 (1.96%) WAN
13 36 (1.61%) LDAP
14 34 (1.52%) Network Security
15 29 (1.29%) SSL
16 28 (1.25%) FTP
17 26 (1.16%) VLAN
17 26 (1.16%) HTTPS
18 24 (1.07%) NAS
19 19 (0.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 682 (30.45%) MySQL
2 480 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 335 (14.96%) NoSQL
4 328 (14.64%) MongoDB
5 206 (9.20%) Big Data
6 188 (8.39%) Hadoop
7 170 (7.59%) Amazon RDS
8 167 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
9 128 (5.71%) Redis
10 113 (5.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 108 (4.82%) Relational Database
12 98 (4.38%) Apache Cassandra
13 83 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
14 77 (3.44%) RDBMS
15 69 (3.08%) RavenDB
16 62 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
17 47 (2.10%) Apache Hive
18 43 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
19 42 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
20 39 (1.74%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 436 (19.46%) Git (software)
2 305 (13.62%) Jenkins
3 202 (9.02%) TeamCity
4 164 (7.32%) Subversion
5 132 (5.89%) NUnit
6 131 (5.85%) JIRA
7 129 (5.76%) Cucumber
8 118 (5.27%) Rhino Mocks
9 98 (4.38%) SpecFlow
10 90 (4.02%) Maven
11 80 (3.57%) ReSharper
12 74 (3.30%) JUnit
13 67 (2.99%) CruiseControl
14 62 (2.77%) dotTrace
14 62 (2.77%) Octopus Deploy
14 62 (2.77%) YouTrack
15 55 (2.46%) Selenium
16 45 (2.01%) Moq
16 45 (2.01%) Hudson
17 44 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 167 (7.46%) Finance
2 138 (6.16%) Games
3 123 (5.49%) Marketing
4 88 (3.93%) Retail
5 73 (3.26%) French Language
6 67 (2.99%) Advertising
7 56 (2.50%) Publishing
8 48 (2.14%) Back Office
9 40 (1.79%) Telecoms
10 28 (1.25%) Music Industry
11 20 (0.89%) Law
11 20 (0.89%) Manufacturing
12 14 (0.63%) Billing
13 12 (0.54%) Spanish Language
14 11 (0.49%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.49%) Legal
15 9 (0.40%) Banking
16 8 (0.36%) Front Office
17 7 (0.31%) Local Government
17 7 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 811 (36.21%) Developer
2 299 (13.35%) Administrator
3 289 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
4 235 (10.49%) DevOps Engineer
5 209 (9.33%) Architect
6 182 (8.13%) Senior Developer
7 176 (7.86%) Linux Administrator
8 150 (6.70%) Web Developer
9 149 (6.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 141 (6.29%) Java Developer
10 141 (6.29%) .NET Developer
11 89 (3.97%) PHP Developer
12 86 (3.84%) C# Developer
13 80 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
14 79 (3.53%) Web Engineer
15 75 (3.35%) Systems Engineer
15 75 (3.35%) Software Engineer
16 73 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
16 73 (3.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 72 (3.21%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1587 (70.85%) Web Services
2 542 (24.20%) HTML
3 462 (20.63%) .NET
4 444 (19.82%) CSS
5 358 (15.98%) jQuery
6 283 (12.63%) ASP.NET
7 251 (11.21%) LAMP
8 235 (10.49%) REST
9 217 (9.69%) HTML5
10 211 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 191 (8.53%) Spring
11 191 (8.53%) AngularJS
12 168 (7.50%) RESTful
13 165 (7.37%) WCF
14 124 (5.54%) XML
15 123 (5.49%) J2EE
16 122 (5.45%) SOAP
17 121 (5.40%) JSON
18 105 (4.69%) CSS3
18 105 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 224 (10.00%) Open Source
2 90 (4.02%) Mobile App
3 76 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 67 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (2.81%) Digital Media
6 55 (2.46%) Social Media
7 53 (2.37%) Replication
8 47 (2.10%) Visualisation
9 38 (1.70%) User Experience
10 37 (1.65%) Management Information System
11 28 (1.25%) Mathematics
11 28 (1.25%) Blackberry
12 25 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
13 22 (0.98%) Client/Server
13 22 (0.98%) Clustering
13 22 (0.98%) Streaming Video
14 21 (0.94%) Algorithms
15 19 (0.85%) Data Integration
16 18 (0.80%) Data Structures
16 18 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1128 (50.36%) Linux
2 552 (24.64%) Windows
3 296 (13.21%) UNIX
4 236 (10.54%) Ubuntu
5 213 (9.51%) CentOS
6 153 (6.83%) Debian
7 152 (6.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 118 (5.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 93 (4.15%) Android
10 92 (4.11%) Apple iOS
11 87 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 60 (2.68%) Solaris
13 56 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 44 (1.96%) Fedora
15 26 (1.16%) Mac OS X
16 21 (0.94%) AIX
17 15 (0.67%) Mac OS
18 7 (0.31%) FreeBSD
19 6 (0.27%) Mac OS X Server
19 6 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 816 (36.43%) Agile Software Development
2 539 (24.06%) DevOps
3 438 (19.55%) MVC
4 415 (18.53%) E-Commerce
5 380 (16.96%) TDD
6 341 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
7 258 (11.52%) OO
8 236 (10.54%) BDD
9 204 (9.11%) Scrum
10 162 (7.23%) Web Development
11 160 (7.14%) Software Engineering
12 144 (6.43%) Configuration Management
13 131 (5.85%) Analytics
14 125 (5.58%) OOP
15 124 (5.54%) Performance Tuning
16 122 (5.45%) ITIL
17 93 (4.15%) Load Balancing
18 86 (3.84%) Kanban
19 85 (3.79%) Mentoring
20 80 (3.57%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 667 (29.78%) Java
2 631 (28.17%) JavaScript
3 561 (25.04%) SQL
4 511 (22.81%) PHP
5 487 (21.74%) Python
6 483 (21.56%) Ruby
7 416 (18.57%) C#
8 315 (14.06%) Bash Shell
9 192 (8.57%) Perl
10 96 (4.29%) T-SQL
11 94 (4.20%) PowerShell
12 78 (3.48%) PHP5
13 77 (3.44%) Shell Script
14 66 (2.95%) C++
15 64 (2.86%) Scala
16 39 (1.74%) C
17 38 (1.70%) Clojure
18 24 (1.07%) Groovy
19 22 (0.98%) R
19 22 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 185 (8.26%) Degree
2 48 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (1.38%) MCITP
4 22 (0.98%) MCSE
5 17 (0.76%) CISSP
5 17 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (0.71%) CCNA
7 14 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (0.58%) PhD
9 9 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (0.31%) ISEB
10 7 (0.31%) Security Cleared
11 6 (0.27%) SC Cleared
11 6 (0.27%) MCTS
11 6 (0.27%) MCP
11 6 (0.27%) MCSA
11 6 (0.27%) RHCE
11 6 (0.27%) CISM
12 5 (0.22%) PMP
12 5 (0.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (4.78%) QA
2 44 (1.96%) SLA
3 18 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 17 (0.76%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.31%) ISO 14001
6 6 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.18%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.045%) WAI
System Software
1 193 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 137 (6.12%) Active Directory
3 77 (3.44%) Varnish
4 63 (2.81%) Xen
5 54 (2.41%) KVM
6 51 (2.28%) vSphere
7 44 (1.96%) Docker
8 43 (1.92%) vCloud
9 38 (1.70%) Hyper-V
10 35 (1.56%) VMware ESX
11 32 (1.43%) Samba
12 29 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
13 26 (1.16%) XenApp
14 17 (0.76%) XenDesktop
14 17 (0.76%) HDFS
15 16 (0.71%) LXC
16 13 (0.58%) VirtualBox
17 12 (0.54%) Apache Flume
17 12 (0.54%) NFS
18 7 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 554 (24.73%) Puppet
2 482 (21.52%) Opscode Chef
3 188 (8.39%) Nagios
4 97 (4.33%) Ansible
5 86 (3.84%) ZABBIX
6 79 (3.53%) Vagrant
7 71 (3.17%) logstash
8 64 (2.86%) HAProxy
9 60 (2.68%) Salt
10 41 (1.83%) Cacti
11 33 (1.47%) StatsD
12 30 (1.34%) Kibana
13 29 (1.29%) SCOM
14 27 (1.21%) Opsview
15 22 (0.98%) CFEngine
16 21 (0.94%) Ganglia
16 21 (0.94%) Zenoss
17 18 (0.80%) Capistrano
17 18 (0.80%) Munin
18 15 (0.67%) collectd
Vendors
1 381 (17.01%) Microsoft
2 278 (12.41%) VMware
3 223 (9.96%) Oracle
4 215 (9.60%) Red Hat
5 151 (6.74%) Google
6 149 (6.65%) Rackspace
7 117 (5.22%) Cisco
8 88 (3.93%) HP
9 83 (3.71%) Zend
10 65 (2.90%) Facebook
11 61 (2.72%) Citrix
11 61 (2.72%) Akamai
12 54 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
13 50 (2.23%) Twitter
14 44 (1.96%) Apple
15 37 (1.65%) NetApp
15 37 (1.65%) New Relic
16 36 (1.61%) Dell
17 34 (1.52%) EMC
18 32 (1.43%) SaltStack
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