The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 65 118 177
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +59
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 4218 2742 1952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.41% 2.53% 1.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.24% 28.19% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3504 2266 1626
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
11968 9726 7729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.51% 8.98% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10061 8008 6085
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 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
England +52 3990 £60,000 +9.09% 564
London +44 2389 £65,000 +13.04% 291
South East +69 631 £52,500 - 92
City of London +41 305 £65,000 +8.33% 70
North West +39 218 £42,500 -5.55% 40
East of England +41 203 £52,500 +23.52% 58
South West +28 171 £52,500 -2.77% 37
Manchester +39 164 £45,000 - 33
West Midlands +67 152 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Berkshire +56 144 £57,500 +15.00% 14
Surrey +26 142 £50,000 -4.76% 15
Hampshire +93 124 £45,000 -18.18% 28
Yorkshire +27 120 £52,500 +5.00% 22
Oxfordshire +15 99 £55,000 +10.00% 18
Birmingham +37 92 £56,250 +2.27% 6
West Yorkshire +36 90 £60,000 +20.00% 18
East Midlands +45 86 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Scotland +30 73 £42,500 +13.33% 16
Bristol +3 70 £60,000 +9.09% 14
Cambridgeshire +19 66 £46,450 +3.22% 19
Reading +17 63 £57,500 +21.05% 8
Cambridge +22 61 £45,000 - 17
Leeds +32 60 £61,250 +22.50% 17
Southampton - 59 £50,000 - 10
Hertfordshire +12 55 £62,500 +47.05% 29
Bedfordshire +41 43 £50,500 +31.16% 10
East Sussex +17 43 £45,000 -12.19% 5
Glasgow +33 39 £45,875 +20.72% 10
Nottingham +25 39 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Nottinghamshire +16 39 £50,000 -28.57% 1

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 3355 (40.59%) Linux
2 3129 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2849 (34.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 2820 (34.12%) DevOps
5 2413 (29.20%) Web Services
6 2404 (29.09%) Python
7 2346 (28.38%) Java
8 2296 (27.78%) Puppet
9 1894 (22.92%) Windows
10 1781 (21.55%) Opscode Chef
11 1699 (20.56%) JavaScript
12 1565 (18.94%) Jenkins
13 1554 (18.80%) VMware
14 1534 (18.56%) SQL
15 1523 (18.43%) Git (software)
16 1467 (17.75%) Ruby
17 1432 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
18 1430 (17.30%) Microsoft
19 1395 (16.88%) Ansible
20 1361 (16.47%) MySQL
21 1341 (16.23%) TDD
22 1315 (15.91%) Docker
23 1229 (14.87%) .NET
24 1223 (14.80%) SQL Server
25 1179 (14.26%) C#
26 1178 (14.25%) HTML
27 1137 (13.76%) Software Engineering
28 1134 (13.72%) Finance
29 1127 (13.64%) NoSQL
30 1078 (13.04%) Bash Shell

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 897 (10.85%) Apache
2 540 (6.53%) Tomcat
3 514 (6.22%) IIS
4 506 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
5 425 (5.14%) OpenStack
6 351 (4.25%) nginx
7 339 (4.10%) Apache Spark
8 325 (3.93%) JBoss
9 222 (2.69%) SharePoint
10 209 (2.53%) WebLogic
11 201 (2.43%) WebSphere
12 186 (2.25%) CMS
13 182 (2.20%) MS Exchange
14 149 (1.80%) Confluence
15 115 (1.39%) Apache Solr
16 94 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
17 80 (0.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 71 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
19 70 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
20 63 (0.76%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 510 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 186 (2.25%) MS Office
3 27 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.22%) HipChat
6 17 (0.21%) SPSS
7 11 (0.13%) MS Project
8 9 (0.11%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.048%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.036%) InDesign
10 3 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.024%) Stata
12 1 (0.012%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 92 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 58 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 42 (0.51%) Magento
4 21 (0.25%) SAP GRC
5 17 (0.21%) SAP ERP
5 17 (0.21%) Sentinel
6 16 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
7 13 (0.16%) Eloqua
8 12 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
9 10 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
9 10 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
10 7 (0.085%) Odoo
11 6 (0.073%) BusinessWorks
11 6 (0.073%) SAP HR
11 6 (0.073%) Unit4 Business World
12 5 (0.060%) assyst
12 5 (0.060%) FastStats PeopleStage
12 5 (0.060%) Payment Gateway
12 5 (0.060%) Unica
13 4 (0.048%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2849 (34.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 891 (10.78%) Amazon EC2
3 848 (10.26%) SaaS
4 633 (7.66%) PaaS
5 538 (6.51%) IaaS
6 521 (6.30%) Amazon S3
7 488 (5.90%) Cloud Computing
7 488 (5.90%) Office 365
8 400 (4.84%) Google Cloud Platform
9 310 (3.75%) GitHub
10 270 (3.27%) AWS CloudFormation
11 171 (2.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 153 (1.85%) Heroku
13 140 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 129 (1.56%) Route 53
15 125 (1.51%) Amazon EMR
15 125 (1.51%) AWS Lambda
16 118 (1.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 111 (1.34%) IBM Cloud
18 109 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 676 (8.18%) Firewall
2 479 (5.80%) DNS
3 447 (5.41%) SAN
4 374 (4.53%) HTTP
5 370 (4.48%) TCP/IP
6 305 (3.69%) Internet
7 255 (3.09%) VPN
8 250 (3.02%) WAN
9 225 (2.72%) LAN
10 199 (2.41%) NAS
11 194 (2.35%) LDAP
12 166 (2.01%) DHCP
13 133 (1.61%) SSL
14 127 (1.54%) VoIP
15 118 (1.43%) Network Security
16 87 (1.05%) VLAN
17 76 (0.92%) Wireless
18 63 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
19 57 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
20 55 (0.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1361 (16.47%) MySQL
2 1223 (14.80%) SQL Server
3 1127 (13.64%) NoSQL
4 843 (10.20%) MongoDB
5 721 (8.72%) Big Data
6 584 (7.07%) Hadoop
7 536 (6.49%) PostgreSQL
8 464 (5.61%) Relational Database
9 346 (4.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 298 (3.61%) Amazon RDS
11 297 (3.59%) Redis
12 291 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
13 287 (3.47%) RDBMS
14 264 (3.19%) Amazon Redshift
15 246 (2.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 151 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
17 115 (1.39%) Apache Hive
18 104 (1.26%) Neo4j
19 103 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
20 97 (1.17%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1565 (18.94%) Jenkins
2 1523 (18.43%) Git (software)
3 457 (5.53%) JIRA
4 431 (5.21%) TeamCity
5 363 (4.39%) Subversion
6 333 (4.03%) Maven
7 296 (3.58%) Vagrant
8 237 (2.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 217 (2.63%) Selenium
10 188 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
11 169 (2.04%) JUnit
12 144 (1.74%) Cucumber
13 141 (1.71%) Visual Studio
14 109 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
15 100 (1.21%) NUnit
16 97 (1.17%) Gradle
17 93 (1.13%) Bitbucket
18 80 (0.97%) Grunt
19 78 (0.94%) Jasmine
20 74 (0.90%) SpecFlow
General
1 1134 (13.72%) Finance
2 436 (5.28%) Retail
3 371 (4.49%) Marketing
4 307 (3.71%) Law
5 306 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 294 (3.56%) Games
7 290 (3.51%) Banking
8 261 (3.16%) Publishing
9 199 (2.41%) Advertising
10 129 (1.56%) Manufacturing
11 116 (1.40%) Legal
12 97 (1.17%) Electronics
13 51 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
14 42 (0.51%) Back Office
15 38 (0.46%) Financial Institution
16 26 (0.31%) Local Government
17 25 (0.30%) Investment Banking
18 18 (0.22%) Billing
19 16 (0.19%) Welsh Language
20 15 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2421 (29.29%) Developer
2 1318 (15.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 1052 (12.73%) Architect
4 743 (8.99%) Java Developer
5 668 (8.08%) AWS Engineer
6 589 (7.13%) Senior Developer
7 586 (7.09%) Linux Engineer
8 495 (5.99%) Cloud Engineer
9 457 (5.53%) Administrator
10 442 (5.35%) AWS DevOps
11 435 (5.26%) .NET Developer
12 402 (4.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 401 (4.85%) C# Developer
14 366 (4.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 354 (4.28%) Systems Administrator
16 338 (4.09%) Cloud Architect
17 333 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
18 327 (3.96%) Software Engineer
19 315 (3.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
20 287 (3.47%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2413 (29.20%) Web Services
2 1229 (14.87%) .NET
3 1178 (14.25%) HTML
4 1019 (12.33%) AngularJS
5 996 (12.05%) CSS
6 699 (8.46%) REST
7 671 (8.12%) Node.js
8 618 (7.48%) HTML5
9 602 (7.28%) LAMP
10 599 (7.25%) ASP.NET
11 488 (5.90%) jQuery
12 451 (5.46%) Spring
13 443 (5.36%) RESTful
14 374 (4.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 339 (4.10%) React
16 322 (3.90%) CSS3
16 322 (3.90%) JSON
17 312 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web API
18 274 (3.32%) XML
19 243 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 690 (8.35%) Computer Science
2 565 (6.84%) Data Centre
3 416 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
4 388 (4.69%) Public Cloud
5 329 (3.98%) Mobile App
6 257 (3.11%) Hybrid Cloud
7 255 (3.09%) Fintech
8 247 (2.99%) User Experience
9 218 (2.64%) Visualisation
10 196 (2.37%) Algorithms
11 182 (2.20%) Management Information System
12 174 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
13 163 (1.97%) Private Cloud
14 131 (1.58%) Data Structures
15 126 (1.52%) Mathematics
16 102 (1.23%) Statistics
17 98 (1.19%) Replication
18 83 (1.00%) Clustering
19 82 (0.99%) Virtual Team
20 74 (0.90%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3355 (40.59%) Linux
2 1894 (22.92%) Windows
3 690 (8.35%) Windows Server
4 655 (7.92%) Unix
5 557 (6.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 467 (5.65%) CentOS
7 299 (3.62%) Ubuntu
8 271 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 265 (3.21%) Android
10 254 (3.07%) Apple iOS
11 217 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 94 (1.14%) Debian
13 86 (1.04%) Solaris
14 65 (0.79%) Mac OS X
15 60 (0.73%) Windows 7
16 59 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
17 52 (0.63%) Windows 10
18 49 (0.59%) Windows 8
19 29 (0.35%) FreeBSD
19 29 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3129 (37.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2820 (34.12%) DevOps
3 1432 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1341 (16.23%) TDD
5 1137 (13.76%) Software Engineering
6 1023 (12.38%) Scrum
7 1000 (12.10%) Configuration Management
8 871 (10.54%) MVC
9 761 (9.21%) E-Commerce
10 738 (8.93%) Open Source
11 665 (8.05%) Analytics
12 613 (7.42%) BDD
13 571 (6.91%) ITIL
14 550 (6.65%) Continuous Delivery
15 541 (6.55%) OO
16 531 (6.42%) Microservices
17 462 (5.59%) Web Development
18 434 (5.25%) Migration
19 433 (5.24%) SDLC
20 431 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2404 (29.09%) Python
2 2346 (28.38%) Java
3 1699 (20.56%) JavaScript
4 1534 (18.56%) SQL
5 1467 (17.75%) Ruby
6 1179 (14.26%) C#
7 1078 (13.04%) Bash Shell
8 936 (11.32%) PHP
9 860 (10.41%) PowerShell
10 789 (9.55%) Perl
11 489 (5.92%) Scala
12 268 (3.24%) Shell Script
13 254 (3.07%) C++
14 207 (2.50%) C
15 179 (2.17%) Go
16 164 (1.98%) Groovy
17 151 (1.83%) R
18 140 (1.69%) Clojure
19 111 (1.34%) F#
20 107 (1.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1037 (12.55%) Degree
2 197 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 187 (2.26%) Security Cleared
4 168 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
5 135 (1.63%) MCSE
6 131 (1.58%) CCNA
7 96 (1.16%) AWS Certification
8 93 (1.13%) PMI Certification
9 91 (1.10%) SC Cleared
10 88 (1.06%) PMP
11 82 (0.99%) CISSP
12 80 (0.97%) ISEB
13 68 (0.82%) CCNP
14 62 (0.75%) PhD
15 56 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 54 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
17 48 (0.58%) DV Cleared
18 39 (0.47%) CISM
18 39 (0.47%) MCSA
19 34 (0.41%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 373 (4.51%) QA
2 161 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 139 (1.68%) PCI DSS
4 95 (1.15%) SLA
5 38 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 36 (0.44%) GCP
7 25 (0.30%) ISO 9001
8 22 (0.27%) COBIT
9 10 (0.12%) ISO 14001
9 10 (0.12%) ISO22301
10 8 (0.097%) ISO27002
10 8 (0.097%) SDET
11 4 (0.048%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.036%) GAMP
12 3 (0.036%) HIPAA
12 3 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 2 (0.024%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.024%) SSAE 16
14 1 (0.012%) Actionable Recommendations
14 1 (0.012%) COSO
System Software
1 1315 (15.91%) Docker
2 1052 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 701 (8.48%) Active Directory
4 353 (4.27%) Hyper-V
5 213 (2.58%) Virtual Machines
5 213 (2.58%) vSphere
6 134 (1.62%) KVM
7 114 (1.38%) vCloud
8 104 (1.26%) Xen
9 102 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
10 92 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
11 89 (1.08%) XenServer
12 83 (1.00%) XenApp
13 79 (0.96%) VirtualBox
14 68 (0.82%) VMware ESX
15 57 (0.69%) Varnish
15 57 (0.69%) XenDesktop
16 53 (0.64%) NFS
17 43 (0.52%) HDFS
18 35 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2296 (27.78%) Puppet
2 1781 (21.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1395 (16.88%) Ansible
4 271 (3.28%) Kubernetes
5 254 (3.07%) Nagios
6 246 (2.98%) Salt
7 222 (2.69%) Terraform
8 206 (2.49%) SCCM
9 126 (1.52%) SCVMM
10 121 (1.46%) Mesos
11 119 (1.44%) Packer
12 117 (1.42%) ZABBIX
13 99 (1.20%) Kibana
14 95 (1.15%) HAProxy
15 88 (1.06%) Graphite
16 76 (0.92%) OpenAM
17 74 (0.90%) logstash
18 71 (0.86%) SCOM
18 71 (0.86%) vRealize
19 63 (0.76%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 1554 (18.80%) VMware
2 1430 (17.30%) Microsoft
3 756 (9.15%) Google
4 692 (8.37%) Red Hat
5 653 (7.90%) Oracle
6 551 (6.67%) Cisco
7 348 (4.21%) Citrix
8 300 (3.63%) Rackspace
9 279 (3.38%) HP
10 212 (2.57%) IBM
11 211 (2.55%) EMC
12 203 (2.46%) NetApp
13 184 (2.23%) Splunk
14 164 (1.98%) SAP
15 149 (1.80%) Atlassian
16 140 (1.69%) Juniper
17 119 (1.44%) New Relic
18 116 (1.40%) CheckPoint
19 102 (1.23%) Apple
19 102 (1.23%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PHI, Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits and relocation
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: to £50,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £50k + potential equity stake
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago