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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 119 178 263
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +85
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 2634 1947 1138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.41% 1.66% 1.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.29% 27.20% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2167 1597 1040
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,050 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%

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
8994 7158 5055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.21% 6.12% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7264 5714 4319
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 31 July 2015 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 31 July 2015. 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 +56 2455 £55,000 +4.76% 315
London +35 1448 £57,500 +4.54% 176
South East +39 354 £52,500 +5.00% 49
City of London +49 241 £60,000 +4.34% 53
East of England +33 172 £45,000 - 26
South West +62 140 £55,000 +29.41% 13
North West +49 126 £45,000 - 25
Surrey +56 117 £58,750 +11.90% 14
Yorkshire +23 98 £50,000 +42.85% 7
Bristol +31 91 £60,000 +41.17% 8
Hertfordshire +32 77 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Manchester +20 75 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Scotland +31 70 £45,000 -4.25% 13
Berkshire +38 68 £50,000 -9.09% 10
Staines +15 63 £60,000 -7.69% 1
West Midlands +45 62 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Watford +41 54 £45,000 -14.28% 3
West Yorkshire +30 52 £50,000 +56.25% 6
Hampshire +34 51 £52,500 +9.37% 4
Cambridgeshire +3 46 £45,000 - 17
Leeds +46 44 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Edinburgh +20 44 £46,250 +23.33% 7
Cambridge -5 40 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Reading +37 38 £45,000 -12.19% 7
Oxfordshire -2 37 £50,000 -16.66% 9
East Midlands +29 36 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Kent +39 33 £61,500 +89.23% 5
Cheshire +20 27 £50,000 +8.10% 11
Oxford -11 27 £61,250 -12.50% 1
Gloucestershire +10 26 £55,000 +10.00% 3

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2255 (43.05%) Linux
2 2187 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
3 1962 (37.46%) Web Services
4 1648 (31.46%) Java
5 1590 (30.36%) DevOps
6 1431 (27.32%) Python
7 1373 (26.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 1367 (26.10%) JavaScript
9 1274 (24.32%) Puppet
10 1240 (23.67%) SQL
11 1158 (22.11%) MySQL
12 1113 (21.25%) Opscode Chef
13 1112 (21.23%) Windows
14 1093 (20.87%) Git (software)
15 1070 (20.43%) SQL Server
16 1038 (19.82%) .NET
17 955 (18.23%) VMware
18 936 (17.87%) HTML
19 935 (17.85%) TDD
20 929 (17.74%) Microsoft
21 901 (17.20%) C#
22 884 (16.88%) MVC
23 865 (16.51%) NoSQL
24 864 (16.49%) Jenkins
25 859 (16.40%) Ruby
26 853 (16.28%) CSS
27 810 (15.46%) MongoDB
28 797 (15.22%) Bash Shell
29 745 (14.22%) Scrum
30 735 (14.03%) Apache

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 735 (14.03%) Apache
2 400 (7.64%) nginx
3 386 (7.37%) Tomcat
3 386 (7.37%) OpenStack
4 362 (6.91%) IIS
5 334 (6.38%) Node.js
6 310 (5.92%) Elasticsearch
7 190 (3.63%) Apache Solr
8 162 (3.09%) Apache Spark
9 153 (2.92%) Apache Pig
10 142 (2.71%) SharePoint
11 130 (2.48%) MS Exchange
12 112 (2.14%) CMS
13 111 (2.12%) JBoss
14 79 (1.51%) Drupal
15 55 (1.05%) Jetty
15 55 (1.05%) SAS
16 54 (1.03%) Confluence
17 53 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
18 44 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 416 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 91 (1.74%) MS Office
3 42 (0.80%) SPSS
4 15 (0.29%) Photoshop
5 12 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.23%) InfoPath
5 12 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.095%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.076%) Gephi
9 4 (0.076%) GIMP
10 3 (0.057%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.057%) Stata
11 2 (0.038%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 52 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 31 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 24 (0.46%) assyst
4 18 (0.34%) Sophis RISQUE
4 18 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (0.25%) Magento
6 9 (0.17%) Tridion
7 7 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.095%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (0.095%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.095%) Workday HCM
9 4 (0.076%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.076%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.076%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (0.076%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (0.057%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.057%) Shopify
10 3 (0.057%) Cognos TM1
11 2 (0.038%) Summit
11 2 (0.038%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1373 (26.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 678 (12.94%) Amazon EC2
3 402 (7.67%) Cloud Computing
4 358 (6.83%) SaaS
5 337 (6.43%) Amazon S3
6 288 (5.50%) Google Cloud Platform
7 265 (5.06%) PaaS
8 258 (4.93%) IaaS
9 193 (3.68%) Office 365
10 158 (3.02%) AWS CloudFormation
11 139 (2.65%) Amazon EMR
12 124 (2.37%) GitHub
13 120 (2.29%) Heroku
14 113 (2.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 100 (1.91%) Google App Engine
16 93 (1.78%) Route 53
17 80 (1.53%) Amazon ELB
18 71 (1.36%) Amazon SQS
19 60 (1.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 47 (0.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 442 (8.44%) Firewall
2 413 (7.88%) DNS
3 258 (4.93%) TCP/IP
4 241 (4.60%) Internet
5 219 (4.18%) SAN
6 191 (3.65%) HTTP
7 184 (3.51%) VPN
8 172 (3.28%) WAN
9 156 (2.98%) LAN
10 144 (2.75%) LDAP
11 127 (2.42%) Network Security
12 123 (2.35%) DHCP
13 91 (1.74%) VLAN
14 79 (1.51%) SSL
15 76 (1.45%) NAS
16 69 (1.32%) SSH
17 59 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
18 48 (0.92%) SMTP
19 45 (0.86%) VoIP
20 42 (0.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1158 (22.11%) MySQL
2 1070 (20.43%) SQL Server
3 865 (16.51%) NoSQL
4 810 (15.46%) MongoDB
5 528 (10.08%) Big Data
6 395 (7.54%) PostgreSQL
7 363 (6.93%) Hadoop
8 350 (6.68%) Relational Database
9 324 (6.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 275 (5.25%) Redis
11 206 (3.93%) Amazon RDS
12 165 (3.15%) RDBMS
13 157 (3.00%) Apache Hive
14 154 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
15 148 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
16 129 (2.46%) Couchbase
17 125 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
18 119 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
19 101 (1.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 100 (1.91%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1093 (20.87%) Git (software)
2 864 (16.49%) Jenkins
3 319 (6.09%) Subversion
4 306 (5.84%) Maven
5 217 (4.14%) TeamCity
6 203 (3.88%) JIRA
7 175 (3.34%) Selenium
8 151 (2.88%) JUnit
9 132 (2.52%) Hudson
10 103 (1.97%) Visual Studio
11 93 (1.78%) Ant
12 88 (1.68%) Mercurial
13 80 (1.53%) Grunt
14 79 (1.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 78 (1.49%) Mockito
16 77 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
17 71 (1.36%) Cucumber
17 71 (1.36%) NUnit
18 65 (1.24%) Artifactory
19 56 (1.07%) Jasmine
General
1 553 (10.56%) Finance
2 379 (7.24%) Retail
3 308 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 225 (4.30%) Marketing
5 221 (4.22%) Games
6 167 (3.19%) Banking
7 139 (2.65%) Advertising
8 104 (1.99%) Publishing
9 70 (1.34%) French Language
10 64 (1.22%) Back Office
11 63 (1.20%) Manufacturing
12 62 (1.18%) Electronics
13 52 (0.99%) Law
14 46 (0.88%) Automotive
15 37 (0.71%) Legal
16 19 (0.36%) Billing
17 13 (0.25%) Aerospace
18 7 (0.13%) Investment Banking
18 7 (0.13%) Online Betting
19 6 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1781 (34.00%) Developer
2 634 (12.10%) DevOps Engineer
3 560 (10.69%) Architect
4 485 (9.26%) Java Developer
5 480 (9.16%) Senior Developer
6 478 (9.13%) Administrator
7 363 (6.93%) Systems Administrator
8 320 (6.11%) .NET Developer
9 270 (5.15%) Software Engineer
10 264 (5.04%) Linux Administrator
11 207 (3.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 193 (3.68%) C# Developer
13 192 (3.67%) Analyst
14 191 (3.65%) Senior Java Developer
15 180 (3.44%) Systems Engineer
16 179 (3.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 174 (3.32%) Solutions Architect
18 143 (2.73%) C# .NET Developer
19 134 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
20 130 (2.48%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1962 (37.46%) Web Services
2 1038 (19.82%) .NET
3 936 (17.87%) HTML
4 853 (16.28%) CSS
5 647 (12.35%) ASP.NET
6 642 (12.26%) jQuery
7 525 (10.02%) AngularJS
8 453 (8.65%) Spring
9 452 (8.63%) HTML5
10 393 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 391 (7.46%) REST
12 355 (6.78%) RESTful
13 335 (6.40%) Hibernate
14 326 (6.22%) XML
15 309 (5.90%) LAMP
16 274 (5.23%) ASP.NET Web API
17 233 (4.45%) CSS3
18 232 (4.43%) JSON
19 207 (3.95%) J2EE
20 198 (3.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 429 (8.19%) Computer Science
2 399 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
3 312 (5.96%) Data Centre
4 284 (5.42%) Mobile App
5 202 (3.86%) Public Cloud
6 153 (2.92%) Algorithms
7 152 (2.90%) User Experience
8 150 (2.86%) Visualisation
9 114 (2.18%) Hybrid Cloud
10 113 (2.16%) Replication
11 107 (2.04%) Clustering
12 98 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
13 94 (1.79%) Management Information System
14 90 (1.72%) Data Structures
14 90 (1.72%) Private Cloud
15 80 (1.53%) Mathematics
16 72 (1.37%) Digital Media
17 54 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
18 53 (1.01%) DTV
19 51 (0.97%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2255 (43.05%) Linux
2 1112 (21.23%) Windows
3 470 (8.97%) UNIX
4 379 (7.24%) CentOS
5 347 (6.62%) Ubuntu
6 326 (6.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 258 (4.93%) Android
8 250 (4.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 224 (4.28%) Apple iOS
10 217 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 128 (2.44%) Debian
12 86 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 60 (1.15%) Solaris
14 55 (1.05%) Mac OS X
15 48 (0.92%) AIX
16 40 (0.76%) CoreOS
17 30 (0.57%) Fedora
18 29 (0.55%) Windows 7
19 24 (0.46%) Amazon Linux
20 16 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2187 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
2 1590 (30.36%) DevOps
3 935 (17.85%) TDD
4 884 (16.88%) MVC
5 745 (14.22%) Scrum
6 731 (13.96%) Continuous Integration
7 687 (13.12%) E-Commerce
8 648 (12.37%) Software Engineering
9 569 (10.86%) Open Source
10 551 (10.52%) Configuration Management
11 415 (7.92%) ITIL
12 414 (7.90%) OO
13 406 (7.75%) Continuous Delivery
14 357 (6.82%) Analytics
15 339 (6.47%) Mentoring
16 322 (6.15%) BDD
17 306 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
18 275 (5.25%) Web Development
19 272 (5.19%) SOA
20 249 (4.75%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1648 (31.46%) Java
2 1431 (27.32%) Python
3 1367 (26.10%) JavaScript
4 1240 (23.67%) SQL
5 901 (17.20%) C#
6 859 (16.40%) Ruby
7 797 (15.22%) Bash Shell
8 710 (13.55%) PHP
9 508 (9.70%) Perl
10 396 (7.56%) PowerShell
11 354 (6.76%) Scala
12 244 (4.66%) C++
13 221 (4.22%) Shell Script
14 186 (3.55%) C
15 148 (2.83%) T-SQL
16 128 (2.44%) R
17 117 (2.23%) Clojure
18 116 (2.21%) Groovy
19 77 (1.47%) Go
20 71 (1.36%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 636 (12.14%) Degree
2 113 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
3 98 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 94 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 92 (1.76%) CCNA
6 63 (1.20%) MCSE
7 56 (1.07%) SAP Certification
8 42 (0.80%) CISSP
9 36 (0.69%) CCNP
10 34 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 30 (0.57%) PhD
11 30 (0.57%) Security Cleared
12 24 (0.46%) MCSA
13 23 (0.44%) RHCE
14 20 (0.38%) PMI Certification
14 20 (0.38%) ISEB
14 20 (0.38%) MCITP
14 20 (0.38%) AWS Certification
15 16 (0.31%) CISM
16 15 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (4.58%) QA
2 132 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 92 (1.76%) SLA
4 65 (1.24%) ISO 9001
5 40 (0.76%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.19%) FISMA
7 5 (0.095%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.095%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.057%) BS7799
9 1 (0.019%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.019%) Solvency II
System Software
1 700 (13.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 357 (6.82%) Active Directory
3 306 (5.84%) Docker
4 180 (3.44%) Hyper-V
5 152 (2.90%) KVM
6 148 (2.83%) vSphere
7 127 (2.42%) Varnish
8 122 (2.33%) XenApp
9 102 (1.95%) Xen
10 79 (1.51%) VirtualBox
11 75 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
12 72 (1.37%) vCloud
13 57 (1.09%) LXC
14 56 (1.07%) VMware ESX
15 52 (0.99%) Apache Flume
16 46 (0.88%) NFS
17 45 (0.86%) XenDesktop
18 41 (0.78%) Samba
19 30 (0.57%) GlusterFS
20 28 (0.53%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1274 (24.32%) Puppet
2 1113 (21.25%) Opscode Chef
3 496 (9.47%) Ansible
4 384 (7.33%) Nagios
5 255 (4.87%) Vagrant
6 205 (3.91%) ZABBIX
7 137 (2.62%) Graphite
8 129 (2.46%) Salt
9 119 (2.27%) logstash
10 88 (1.68%) SCCM
11 86 (1.64%) HAProxy
12 75 (1.43%) SCOM
13 71 (1.36%) Kibana
14 49 (0.94%) StatsD
15 46 (0.88%) Ganglia
16 42 (0.80%) Cacti
17 26 (0.50%) Kubernetes
18 25 (0.48%) NetBackup
19 24 (0.46%) collectd
20 20 (0.38%) Mesos
Vendors
1 955 (18.23%) VMware
2 929 (17.74%) Microsoft
3 580 (11.07%) Oracle
4 489 (9.34%) Google
5 409 (7.81%) Red Hat
6 286 (5.46%) Cisco
7 281 (5.36%) Rackspace
8 232 (4.43%) Citrix
9 184 (3.51%) HP
10 140 (2.67%) Splunk
11 131 (2.50%) SAP
12 125 (2.39%) New Relic
13 109 (2.08%) IBM
14 93 (1.78%) NetApp
14 93 (1.78%) SaltStack
15 71 (1.36%) 3PAR
16 70 (1.34%) Zend
16 70 (1.34%) Juniper
17 69 (1.32%) Sitecore
18 68 (1.30%) Xamarin
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentford, Middlesex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £90000. per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: Up to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rutland
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: Yesterday