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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 272 329 469
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +140
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1139 842 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 0.79% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.36% 17.91% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 931 717 431
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%

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
6960 4702 3739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.50% 4.39% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5554 3876 3182
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +41 1013 £52,500 -4.54% 153
London -13 541 £57,500 +4.54% 77
South East +39 166 £51,500 -14.16% 20
Scotland +102 104 £50,000 -7.40% 20
City of London +40 100 £60,000 - 25
North West +52 79 £45,000 +25.00% 17
East of England +34 78 £47,500 +18.75% 12
Yorkshire +51 66 £35,000 +55.55% 8
Manchester +46 57 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Edinburgh +52 56 £60,000 +11.11% 9
Glasgow +51 47 £47,500 +5.55% 10
Oxfordshire +26 47 £75,000 +20.00% 4
Surrey +16 47 £50,000 -16.66% 11
South West +25 44 £42,500 -5.55% 13
Berkshire +17 39 £45,000 -18.18% 3
West Yorkshire +19 36 £36,250 +61.11% 6
Cambridgeshire +25 34 £56,400 +61.14% 7
Staines +24 31 £50,000 -23.07% 7
North Yorkshire +40 29 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Oxford +20 29 £75,000 +7.14% 3
Middlesbrough - 29 £35,000 - 2
Cambridge +14 26 £56,400 +40.12% 6
Leeds +11 22 £40,000 +77.77% 4
Bristol +4 21 £52,500 +16.66% 7
Cheshire +14 20 £47,500 -24.00% 9
Hampshire - 20 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands -15 18 £42,000 -9.18% 2
Bedfordshire +26 15 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Dorset -10 14 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Bournemouth -21 14 £42,500 -29.16% 1

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 1532 (68.18%) Web Services
2 1103 (49.09%) Linux
3 837 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
4 676 (30.08%) Java
5 669 (29.77%) MySQL
6 641 (28.53%) JavaScript
6 641 (28.53%) Python
7 633 (28.17%) DevOps
8 570 (25.37%) Puppet
9 557 (24.79%) SQL
10 537 (23.90%) Opscode Chef
11 519 (23.10%) Amazon EC2
12 466 (20.74%) Ruby
13 459 (20.43%) HTML
14 455 (20.25%) PHP
15 439 (19.54%) .NET
16 437 (19.45%) Windows
17 398 (17.71%) Git (software)
18 387 (17.22%) SQL Server
19 386 (17.18%) CSS
20 381 (16.96%) Amazon S3
21 377 (16.78%) Bash Shell
22 365 (16.24%) TDD
23 358 (15.93%) C#
24 331 (14.73%) Continuous Integration
25 325 (14.46%) Apache
25 325 (14.46%) MVC
26 322 (14.33%) E-Commerce
27 320 (14.24%) NoSQL
28 313 (13.93%) Microsoft

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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
1 325 (14.46%) Apache
2 243 (10.81%) nginx
3 201 (8.95%) Tomcat
4 176 (7.83%) Node.js
5 171 (7.61%) IIS
6 104 (4.63%) OpenStack
7 71 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
8 63 (2.80%) CMS
9 60 (2.67%) Apache Solr
10 50 (2.23%) WordPress
11 43 (1.91%) Apache Pig
12 36 (1.60%) Drupal
12 36 (1.60%) SharePoint
13 34 (1.51%) JBoss
13 34 (1.51%) Cloud Foundry
14 31 (1.38%) Confluence
15 28 (1.25%) MS Exchange
16 26 (1.16%) Apache Spark
17 24 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
18 23 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 109 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 21 (0.93%) MS Office
3 14 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.31%) SPSS
5 5 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.045%) InDesign
7 1 (0.045%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.045%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.045%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.045%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.045%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 15 (0.67%) Google Analytics
2 13 (0.58%) assyst
3 10 (0.45%) Sophis RISQUE
4 7 (0.31%) Agresso
4 7 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.31%) Magento
5 6 (0.27%) SAP Business One
5 6 (0.27%) Tridion
6 5 (0.22%) Summit
7 4 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.089%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.045%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 519 (23.10%) Amazon EC2
2 381 (16.96%) Amazon S3
3 289 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 169 (7.52%) Cloud Computing
5 147 (6.54%) SaaS
6 135 (6.01%) GitHub
7 93 (4.14%) Amazon SQS
8 89 (3.96%) PaaS
9 80 (3.56%) Route 53
10 77 (3.43%) IaaS
11 69 (3.07%) Amazon ELB
12 61 (2.71%) Google Cloud Platform
13 56 (2.49%) Amazon EMR
14 38 (1.69%) Office 365
15 28 (1.25%) Google Apps
16 27 (1.20%) Trello
17 26 (1.16%) CloudFront
17 26 (1.16%) Heroku
18 20 (0.89%) ElastiCache
18 20 (0.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 242 (10.77%) DNS
2 188 (8.37%) Firewall
3 145 (6.45%) Internet
4 114 (5.07%) HTTP
5 111 (4.94%) TCP/IP
6 78 (3.47%) VPN
7 70 (3.12%) SSL
8 65 (2.89%) SAN
9 60 (2.67%) DHCP
10 48 (2.14%) VLAN
11 47 (2.09%) SSH
12 38 (1.69%) Network Security
13 34 (1.51%) SMTP
14 33 (1.47%) LAN
14 33 (1.47%) OpenVPN
15 32 (1.42%) WAN
16 25 (1.11%) FTP
17 24 (1.07%) NAS
18 19 (0.85%) LDAP
19 17 (0.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 669 (29.77%) MySQL
2 387 (17.22%) SQL Server
3 320 (14.24%) NoSQL
4 274 (12.19%) MongoDB
5 214 (9.52%) Hadoop
6 191 (8.50%) Amazon RDS
7 179 (7.97%) Big Data
8 165 (7.34%) PostgreSQL
9 124 (5.52%) Redis
10 123 (5.47%) Relational Database
11 106 (4.72%) Apache Cassandra
12 105 (4.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 69 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
14 68 (3.03%) RDBMS
15 61 (2.71%) MariaDB
16 60 (2.67%) Amazon Redshift
17 55 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
18 47 (2.09%) Apache Hive
19 41 (1.82%) RavenDB
19 41 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 398 (17.71%) Git (software)
2 262 (11.66%) Jenkins
3 154 (6.85%) TeamCity
4 133 (5.92%) Subversion
5 125 (5.56%) JIRA
6 91 (4.05%) NUnit
7 79 (3.52%) Maven
8 78 (3.47%) Rhino Mocks
9 72 (3.20%) Cucumber
10 71 (3.16%) SpecFlow
11 68 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
12 51 (2.27%) Visual Studio
13 50 (2.23%) Selenium
14 45 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
15 42 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 42 (1.87%) JUnit
16 39 (1.74%) CruiseControl
17 37 (1.65%) Mercurial
18 35 (1.56%) Moq
19 32 (1.42%) Jasmine
General
1 208 (9.26%) Finance
2 136 (6.05%) Telecoms
3 124 (5.52%) Games
4 112 (4.98%) Retail
5 104 (4.63%) Marketing
6 90 (4.01%) Banking
7 44 (1.96%) Publishing
8 39 (1.74%) French Language
8 39 (1.74%) Advertising
9 35 (1.56%) Automotive
10 25 (1.11%) Back Office
11 19 (0.85%) Billing
12 13 (0.58%) Front Office
13 12 (0.53%) Electronics
13 12 (0.53%) Manufacturing
14 10 (0.45%) Law
15 8 (0.36%) Legal
15 8 (0.36%) German Language
16 7 (0.31%) Local Government
16 7 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 726 (32.31%) Developer
2 377 (16.78%) Administrator
3 317 (14.11%) Systems Administrator
4 254 (11.30%) DevOps Engineer
5 212 (9.43%) Architect
6 188 (8.37%) Linux Administrator
7 156 (6.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 143 (6.36%) Web Developer
9 124 (5.52%) Senior Developer
10 115 (5.12%) Java Developer
11 113 (5.03%) .NET Developer
12 110 (4.90%) C# Developer
13 95 (4.23%) Linux Engineer
14 87 (3.87%) Software Engineer
15 82 (3.65%) PHP Developer
16 73 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
16 73 (3.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 71 (3.16%) DBA
18 69 (3.07%) C# .NET Developer
19 68 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1532 (68.18%) Web Services
2 459 (20.43%) HTML
3 439 (19.54%) .NET
4 386 (17.18%) CSS
5 310 (13.80%) jQuery
6 243 (10.81%) HTML5
7 238 (10.59%) ASP.NET
8 210 (9.35%) LAMP
9 200 (8.90%) AngularJS
10 189 (8.41%) RESTful
11 165 (7.34%) REST
12 147 (6.54%) WCF
13 136 (6.05%) Spring
14 127 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC
15 120 (5.34%) JSON
16 112 (4.98%) J2EE
17 110 (4.90%) SOAP
18 102 (4.54%) CSS3
19 95 (4.23%) XML
20 85 (3.78%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 189 (8.41%) Open Source
2 129 (5.74%) Computer Science
3 112 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
4 91 (4.05%) Mobile App
5 61 (2.71%) User Experience
6 53 (2.36%) Replication
7 49 (2.18%) Clustering
8 47 (2.09%) Visualisation
9 45 (2.00%) Social Media
10 33 (1.47%) Digital Media
11 31 (1.38%) Mathematics
12 29 (1.29%) Streaming Video
13 25 (1.11%) Management Information System
14 24 (1.07%) Algorithms
15 23 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
16 22 (0.98%) Client/Server
17 20 (0.89%) Data Integration
18 19 (0.85%) CMDB
19 14 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
19 14 (0.62%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 1103 (49.09%) Linux
2 437 (19.45%) Windows
3 232 (10.32%) CentOS
4 205 (9.12%) UNIX
5 169 (7.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 149 (6.63%) Ubuntu
7 111 (4.94%) Android
8 93 (4.14%) Apple iOS
9 72 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 69 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 64 (2.85%) Debian
12 37 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 33 (1.47%) Fedora
14 28 (1.25%) Amazon Linux
15 24 (1.07%) Solaris
16 19 (0.85%) Mac OS X
17 13 (0.58%) AIX
18 12 (0.53%) Windows 7
19 8 (0.36%) Windows 8
20 6 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 837 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 633 (28.17%) DevOps
3 365 (16.24%) TDD
4 331 (14.73%) Continuous Integration
5 325 (14.46%) MVC
6 322 (14.33%) E-Commerce
7 269 (11.97%) Scrum
8 229 (10.19%) OO
9 216 (9.61%) Configuration Management
10 177 (7.88%) BDD
11 176 (7.83%) Software Engineering
12 141 (6.28%) OOP
13 140 (6.23%) Analytics
14 122 (5.43%) Load Balancing
15 118 (5.25%) Web Development
16 113 (5.03%) Performance Tuning
17 87 (3.87%) Mentoring
18 86 (3.83%) Kanban
18 86 (3.83%) Disaster Recovery
19 84 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 676 (30.08%) Java
2 641 (28.53%) JavaScript
2 641 (28.53%) Python
3 557 (24.79%) SQL
4 466 (20.74%) Ruby
5 455 (20.25%) PHP
6 377 (16.78%) Bash Shell
7 358 (15.93%) C#
8 221 (9.84%) Perl
9 121 (5.38%) PowerShell
10 112 (4.98%) Shell Script
11 87 (3.87%) C++
12 71 (3.16%) Scala
13 69 (3.07%) PHP5
14 55 (2.45%) C
15 50 (2.23%) T-SQL
16 48 (2.14%) Groovy
17 37 (1.65%) Clojure
18 30 (1.34%) R
19 23 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 307 (13.66%) Degree
2 43 (1.91%) VCP4
3 19 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (0.53%) CISSP
7 11 (0.49%) CCNA
8 9 (0.40%) CCNP
9 8 (0.36%) MCITP
10 7 (0.31%) Security Cleared
10 7 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.27%) HP AIS
11 6 (0.27%) HP ASE
11 6 (0.27%) VCP5
11 6 (0.27%) PCI QSA
11 6 (0.27%) CISA
11 6 (0.27%) CISM
12 5 (0.22%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (4.09%) QA
2 47 (2.09%) SLA
3 16 (0.71%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.22%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 170 (7.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 117 (5.21%) Active Directory
3 56 (2.49%) Docker
4 52 (2.31%) Varnish
5 51 (2.27%) vSphere
6 34 (1.51%) Hyper-V
7 32 (1.42%) KVM
8 31 (1.38%) VirtualBox
9 25 (1.11%) Xen
10 24 (1.07%) XenApp
11 23 (1.02%) VMware ESX
12 20 (0.89%) NFS
13 18 (0.80%) Openswan
14 17 (0.76%) vCloud
14 17 (0.76%) Samba
15 16 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
16 12 (0.53%) LXC
16 12 (0.53%) XenServer
17 11 (0.49%) XenDesktop
17 11 (0.49%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 570 (25.37%) Puppet
2 537 (23.90%) Opscode Chef
3 207 (9.21%) Nagios
4 122 (5.43%) Ansible
5 89 (3.96%) Vagrant
6 77 (3.43%) HAProxy
7 59 (2.63%) Graphite
8 52 (2.31%) logstash
9 48 (2.14%) Salt
10 47 (2.09%) Cacti
11 35 (1.56%) ZABBIX
12 31 (1.38%) collectd
13 22 (0.98%) SCOM
14 21 (0.93%) Opsview
15 19 (0.85%) CFEngine
16 18 (0.80%) Munin
17 17 (0.76%) Ganglia
18 16 (0.71%) Cobbler
19 14 (0.62%) Kibana
20 13 (0.58%) StatsD
Vendors
1 313 (13.93%) Microsoft
2 255 (11.35%) VMware
3 222 (9.88%) Red Hat
4 205 (9.12%) Oracle
5 183 (8.14%) Google
6 108 (4.81%) Rackspace
7 100 (4.45%) Cisco
8 68 (3.03%) Akamai
9 60 (2.67%) HP
10 49 (2.18%) Zend
11 45 (2.00%) Facebook
12 44 (1.96%) Citrix
13 41 (1.82%) Twitter
14 35 (1.56%) SaltStack
15 34 (1.51%) Splunk
15 34 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
16 33 (1.47%) NetApp
17 32 (1.42%) IBM
18 30 (1.34%) Sitecore
19 28 (1.25%) SAP
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum £70 to £95k + Bonus, Car Allowance,
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
PCR
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Novus digital recruitment limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus benefits, holidays & pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TRG
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harnham
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £55000 - £82000 per annum + car, pension, excellent bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum 15% bonus and company pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + share options
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago