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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 287 349 477
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +128
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1103 841 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.97% 0.76% 0.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.85% 19.24% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 915 769 429
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
5852 4371 3489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.14% 3.95% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4861 3655 3017
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 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%

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 November 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 November 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 +45 1054 £50,000 -4.76% 126
London +2 577 £55,000 - 66
South East +22 191 £47,500 +5.55% 23
North West +44 81 £35,250 -28.06% 4
Yorkshire +31 79 £40,000 - 1
East of England +39 77 £50,410 +6.12% 20
City of London +45 74 £55,000 -4.34% 11
Manchester +37 63 £35,250 -28.06% 3
Hampshire +35 56 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Surrey +25 55 £47,500 +5.55% 10
North Yorkshire +32 43 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Basingstoke +40 41 £42,500 -5.55% 2
West Yorkshire +11 35 £43,750 +86.17%
Middlesbrough +7 31 £35,000 -22.22%
South West -2 27 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Scotland +26 25 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Buckinghamshire +26 24 £50,000 -9.09%
Bedfordshire - 23 £47,000 - 1
Bristol +20 22 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Oxfordshire -4 22 £48,500 -22.40% 4
Luton - 22 £47,000 - 1
Staines +9 21 £47,500 -25.19% 6
Cambridgeshire - 21 £40,000 - 13
Leeds +1 20 £55,000 +134.04%
Cambridge - 20 £42,500 - 9
Oxford +13 19 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Cheshire +8 18 £36,250 -34.09%
Berkshire +7 17 £48,000 -2.53%
Hertfordshire -2 17 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Brighton -6 16 £47,500 +26.66% 1

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1595 (71.33%) Web Services
2 1124 (50.27%) Linux
3 813 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 697 (31.17%) MySQL
5 666 (29.79%) Java
6 646 (28.89%) JavaScript
7 565 (25.27%) SQL
8 550 (24.60%) HTML
9 544 (24.33%) DevOps
10 536 (23.97%) Puppet
11 529 (23.66%) Windows
12 520 (23.26%) PHP
13 498 (22.27%) Python
14 470 (21.02%) SQL Server
14 470 (21.02%) Opscode Chef
15 463 (20.71%) Ruby
16 455 (20.35%) CSS
17 444 (19.86%) .NET
18 441 (19.72%) Amazon EC2
19 431 (19.28%) MVC
20 415 (18.56%) Git (software)
21 409 (18.29%) Apache
22 401 (17.93%) C#
23 378 (16.91%) E-Commerce
24 371 (16.59%) TDD
25 357 (15.97%) jQuery
26 356 (15.92%) Microsoft
27 342 (15.30%) NoSQL
28 341 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
29 337 (15.07%) Continuous Integration

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 409 (18.29%) Apache
2 287 (12.84%) nginx
3 270 (12.08%) Tomcat
4 239 (10.69%) IIS
5 199 (8.90%) Node.js
6 124 (5.55%) Apache Solr
7 113 (5.05%) Elasticsearch
8 84 (3.76%) WordPress
9 66 (2.95%) OpenStack
10 61 (2.73%) CMS
11 57 (2.55%) Drupal
12 47 (2.10%) JBoss
12 47 (2.10%) Confluence
13 41 (1.83%) Apache Pig
14 29 (1.30%) SharePoint
15 23 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
16 22 (0.98%) Commerce Server
17 20 (0.89%) MS Exchange
17 20 (0.89%) CloudStack
18 16 (0.72%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 110 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.48%) MS Office
3 8 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.31%) SPSS
5 3 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.045%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 17 (0.76%) Magento
2 16 (0.72%) Google Analytics
3 12 (0.54%) WebTrends
4 8 (0.36%) Agresso
5 7 (0.31%) Shopify
5 7 (0.31%) Summit
6 6 (0.27%) SAP Business One
7 4 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.089%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 441 (19.72%) Amazon EC2
2 341 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 300 (13.42%) Amazon S3
4 191 (8.54%) Cloud Computing
5 183 (8.18%) SaaS
6 139 (6.22%) GitHub
7 116 (5.19%) IaaS
8 100 (4.47%) PaaS
9 78 (3.49%) Amazon SQS
10 67 (3.00%) Amazon ELB
11 64 (2.86%) Trello
12 62 (2.77%) Google Cloud Platform
13 57 (2.55%) Route 53
14 44 (1.97%) Amazon EMR
15 33 (1.48%) Office 365
15 33 (1.48%) Heroku
16 28 (1.25%) Google Compute Engine
17 24 (1.07%) ElastiCache
17 24 (1.07%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 24 (1.07%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 232 (10.38%) DNS
2 176 (7.87%) Firewall
3 175 (7.83%) TCP/IP
4 154 (6.89%) HTTP
5 138 (6.17%) Internet
6 75 (3.35%) SAN
7 71 (3.18%) SMTP
8 62 (2.77%) VPN
9 56 (2.50%) DHCP
10 51 (2.28%) SSH
11 46 (2.06%) LAN
12 41 (1.83%) LDAP
13 40 (1.79%) WAN
14 35 (1.57%) SSL
15 34 (1.52%) Network Security
16 31 (1.39%) VLAN
17 28 (1.25%) FTP
18 26 (1.16%) HTTPS
19 17 (0.76%) SNMP
19 17 (0.76%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 697 (31.17%) MySQL
2 470 (21.02%) SQL Server
3 342 (15.30%) NoSQL
4 325 (14.53%) MongoDB
5 211 (9.44%) Hadoop
6 206 (9.21%) Big Data
7 165 (7.38%) Amazon RDS
8 160 (7.16%) PostgreSQL
9 121 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 114 (5.10%) Relational Database
11 112 (5.01%) Apache Cassandra
12 111 (4.96%) Redis
13 86 (3.85%) RDBMS
14 69 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
15 68 (3.04%) RavenDB
16 47 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
17 46 (2.06%) Apache Hive
18 42 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
19 39 (1.74%) Amazon Redshift
20 35 (1.57%) TokuDB
Development Applications
1 415 (18.56%) Git (software)
2 299 (13.37%) Jenkins
3 202 (9.03%) TeamCity
4 165 (7.38%) Subversion
5 128 (5.72%) JIRA
6 124 (5.55%) NUnit
7 117 (5.23%) Rhino Mocks
8 111 (4.96%) Cucumber
9 95 (4.25%) Maven
10 82 (3.67%) SpecFlow
11 76 (3.40%) JUnit
12 71 (3.18%) ReSharper
13 66 (2.95%) CruiseControl
14 61 (2.73%) dotTrace
14 61 (2.73%) YouTrack
14 61 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
15 49 (2.19%) Selenium
15 49 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 45 (2.01%) Hudson
17 42 (1.88%) Moq
General
1 167 (7.47%) Finance
2 132 (5.90%) Games
3 123 (5.50%) Marketing
4 91 (4.07%) Retail
5 74 (3.31%) French Language
6 64 (2.86%) Advertising
7 62 (2.77%) Telecoms
8 50 (2.24%) Publishing
9 45 (2.01%) Back Office
10 27 (1.21%) Music Industry
11 20 (0.89%) Manufacturing
12 17 (0.76%) Banking
12 17 (0.76%) Law
12 17 (0.76%) Billing
13 12 (0.54%) Legal
13 12 (0.54%) Automotive
14 11 (0.49%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.45%) Front Office
16 8 (0.36%) Local Government
16 8 (0.36%) German Language
Job Titles
1 802 (35.87%) Developer
2 329 (14.71%) Administrator
3 291 (13.01%) Systems Administrator
4 216 (9.66%) DevOps Engineer
5 212 (9.48%) Architect
6 177 (7.92%) Linux Administrator
7 166 (7.42%) Web Developer
8 156 (6.98%) Senior Developer
9 143 (6.40%) Java Developer
10 142 (6.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 133 (5.95%) .NET Developer
12 108 (4.83%) PHP Developer
13 88 (3.94%) C# Developer
14 84 (3.76%) Linux Engineer
15 82 (3.67%) Systems Engineer
16 77 (3.44%) Software Engineer
17 74 (3.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 72 (3.22%) Cloud Architect
19 71 (3.18%) Web Engineer
20 69 (3.09%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1595 (71.33%) Web Services
2 550 (24.60%) HTML
3 455 (20.35%) CSS
4 444 (19.86%) .NET
5 357 (15.97%) jQuery
6 264 (11.81%) ASP.NET
7 255 (11.40%) LAMP
8 237 (10.60%) HTML5
9 214 (9.57%) REST
10 212 (9.48%) AngularJS
11 199 (8.90%) Spring
12 180 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 179 (8.01%) RESTful
14 159 (7.11%) WCF
15 132 (5.90%) JSON
15 132 (5.90%) XML
16 127 (5.68%) J2EE
17 115 (5.14%) SOAP
18 109 (4.87%) Ajax
19 99 (4.43%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 228 (10.20%) Open Source
2 87 (3.89%) Mobile App
3 83 (3.71%) Computer Science
4 69 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (2.82%) Social Media
5 63 (2.82%) Digital Media
6 58 (2.59%) Replication
7 45 (2.01%) Visualisation
7 45 (2.01%) User Experience
8 32 (1.43%) Mathematics
9 27 (1.21%) Blackberry
10 26 (1.16%) Management Information System
11 24 (1.07%) Clustering
12 23 (1.03%) Client/Server
13 20 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (0.89%) Algorithms
14 19 (0.85%) Data Integration
14 19 (0.85%) Streaming Video
15 17 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
16 16 (0.72%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1124 (50.27%) Linux
2 529 (23.66%) Windows
3 291 (13.01%) UNIX
4 212 (9.48%) Ubuntu
5 209 (9.35%) CentOS
6 150 (6.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 142 (6.35%) Debian
8 104 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 82 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 75 (3.35%) Android
11 74 (3.31%) Apple iOS
12 52 (2.33%) Solaris
13 51 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
14 39 (1.74%) Fedora
15 22 (0.98%) Mac OS X
16 21 (0.94%) AIX
17 13 (0.58%) Amazon Linux
17 13 (0.58%) Mac OS
18 8 (0.36%) FreeBSD
19 6 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 813 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 544 (24.33%) DevOps
3 431 (19.28%) MVC
4 378 (16.91%) E-Commerce
5 371 (16.59%) TDD
6 337 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
7 259 (11.58%) OO
8 212 (9.48%) BDD
9 196 (8.77%) Scrum
10 158 (7.07%) Web Development
11 151 (6.75%) Software Engineering
11 151 (6.75%) Configuration Management
12 140 (6.26%) Performance Tuning
13 134 (5.99%) Analytics
13 134 (5.99%) OOP
14 105 (4.70%) ITIL
15 103 (4.61%) Load Balancing
16 83 (3.71%) MapReduce
17 74 (3.31%) Kanban
18 72 (3.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 666 (29.79%) Java
2 646 (28.89%) JavaScript
3 565 (25.27%) SQL
4 520 (23.26%) PHP
5 498 (22.27%) Python
6 463 (20.71%) Ruby
7 401 (17.93%) C#
8 310 (13.86%) Bash Shell
9 182 (8.14%) Perl
10 93 (4.16%) T-SQL
11 91 (4.07%) Shell Script
11 91 (4.07%) PowerShell
12 85 (3.80%) C++
13 82 (3.67%) PHP5
14 62 (2.77%) Scala
15 36 (1.61%) C
16 27 (1.21%) Groovy
17 26 (1.16%) R
18 25 (1.12%) Clojure
19 16 (0.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 210 (9.39%) Degree
2 36 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (1.07%) MCITP
4 19 (0.85%) CISSP
5 17 (0.76%) MCSE
6 16 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (0.63%) CCNA
8 13 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (0.40%) PhD
11 8 (0.36%) ISEB
11 8 (0.36%) CISM
12 6 (0.27%) CISA
12 6 (0.27%) PCI QSA
12 6 (0.27%) AWS Certification
12 6 (0.27%) RHCE
13 5 (0.22%) PMP
13 5 (0.22%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.22%) Security Cleared
14 4 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (4.20%) QA
2 44 (1.97%) SLA
3 21 (0.94%) ISO 9001
4 18 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.31%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.045%) WAI
System Software
1 179 (8.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 121 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 75 (3.35%) Varnish
4 59 (2.64%) vSphere
5 56 (2.50%) KVM
6 53 (2.37%) Xen
7 48 (2.15%) Docker
8 39 (1.74%) vCloud
9 36 (1.61%) Hyper-V
10 33 (1.48%) VMware ESX
11 31 (1.39%) Samba
12 27 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
13 25 (1.12%) XenApp
14 18 (0.81%) HDFS
15 17 (0.76%) NFS
15 17 (0.76%) XenDesktop
16 15 (0.67%) LXC
16 15 (0.67%) VirtualBox
17 14 (0.63%) Apache Flume
18 8 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 536 (23.97%) Puppet
2 470 (21.02%) Opscode Chef
3 198 (8.86%) Nagios
4 102 (4.56%) Ansible
5 84 (3.76%) ZABBIX
6 83 (3.71%) HAProxy
7 81 (3.62%) Vagrant
8 63 (2.82%) logstash
9 55 (2.46%) Salt
10 47 (2.10%) Cacti
11 32 (1.43%) StatsD
12 30 (1.34%) Opsview
13 29 (1.30%) Kibana
14 22 (0.98%) SCOM
14 22 (0.98%) CFEngine
14 22 (0.98%) Zenoss
15 21 (0.94%) Ganglia
16 20 (0.89%) collectd
17 17 (0.76%) Capistrano
17 17 (0.76%) Munin
Vendors
1 356 (15.92%) Microsoft
2 262 (11.72%) VMware
3 224 (10.02%) Red Hat
4 219 (9.79%) Oracle
5 173 (7.74%) Google
6 149 (6.66%) Rackspace
7 122 (5.46%) Cisco
8 92 (4.11%) HP
9 85 (3.80%) Zend
10 71 (3.18%) Facebook
11 59 (2.64%) Akamai
12 52 (2.33%) Twitter
13 46 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
14 45 (2.01%) Citrix
15 38 (1.70%) Apple
16 37 (1.65%) New Relic
17 36 (1.61%) NetApp
18 35 (1.57%) SaltStack
19 33 (1.48%) Dell
20 29 (1.30%) Juniper
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £47,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + 20% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £46,000 to £56,000 per annum bonus, pension, healthcare, dentalca
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS, pension,
Posted: 2 days ago