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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 303 315 443
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +128
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1033 934 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.93% 0.87% 0.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.76% 20.17% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 853 843 527
Average salary £50,000 £54,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.25% +14.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +23.75%

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
6163 4630 3917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.58% 4.30% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5073 3815 3411
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -8 963 £50,000 -8.25% 107
London -46 526 £55,000 - 48
South East +29 177 £47,500 -7.31% 22
City of London +22 95 £62,000 +3.33% 10
North West +63 92 £40,000 -33.33% 13
Manchester +52 73 £37,750 -22.16% 8
Yorkshire +41 70 £40,000 +45.45% 7
East of England +25 60 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Surrey +9 56 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Scotland +58 52 £45,000 -16.66% 21
North Yorkshire - 44 £40,000 - 4
Hampshire +18 40 £45,000 +47.54% 5
Middlesbrough - 39 £47,500 - 4
Edinburgh +32 35 £47,500 -12.03% 12
Basingstoke +31 35 £45,000 +47.54% 1
Cambridgeshire +24 29 £37,500 - 4
Oxfordshire 0 27 £50,000 -20.00% 7
West Yorkshire +18 26 £43,750 +94.44% 3
Staines +12 25 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Cambridge +24 24 £45,000 - 2
Berkshire +13 24 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Cheshire +14 19 £40,000 -38.46% 5
Oxford +9 17 £50,000 -24.52% 2
Glasgow +25 15 £45,000 - 8
Leeds +2 15 £50,000 +122.22%
South West -13 15 £75,000 +66.66% 3
Buckinghamshire +9 13 £50,000 -9.09%
Hammersmith -1 13 £37,500 -28.57%
Hertfordshire -8 12 £55,000 -
Wilmslow - 12 £40,000 - 1

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1516 (69.93%) Web Services
2 1097 (50.60%) Linux
3 791 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
4 676 (31.18%) MySQL
5 635 (29.29%) JavaScript
6 623 (28.74%) Java
7 551 (25.42%) SQL
8 546 (25.18%) DevOps
9 537 (24.77%) HTML
10 515 (23.75%) Windows
11 504 (23.25%) Puppet
12 489 (22.56%) Python
13 487 (22.46%) PHP
14 461 (21.26%) Opscode Chef
15 452 (20.85%) SQL Server
16 446 (20.57%) CSS
17 445 (20.53%) .NET
18 431 (19.88%) Ruby
19 421 (19.42%) Amazon EC2
20 398 (18.36%) Git (software)
21 393 (18.13%) MVC
22 389 (17.94%) C#
23 373 (17.20%) Apache
24 358 (16.51%) E-Commerce
25 355 (16.37%) TDD
26 342 (15.77%) Microsoft Azure
27 336 (15.50%) jQuery
28 329 (15.18%) Microsoft
29 322 (14.85%) NoSQL
30 321 (14.81%) Bash Shell

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 373 (17.20%) Apache
2 291 (13.42%) nginx
3 234 (10.79%) Tomcat
4 230 (10.61%) IIS
5 179 (8.26%) Node.js
6 115 (5.30%) Apache Solr
7 96 (4.43%) Elasticsearch
8 72 (3.32%) OpenStack
9 68 (3.14%) WordPress
10 45 (2.08%) CMS
11 42 (1.94%) Drupal
12 40 (1.85%) JBoss
12 40 (1.85%) Confluence
13 34 (1.57%) SharePoint
14 27 (1.25%) Apache Pig
15 22 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
16 20 (0.92%) CloudStack
16 20 (0.92%) MS Exchange
16 20 (0.92%) Commerce Server
17 16 (0.74%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 105 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.15%) MS Office
3 9 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.18%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.14%) SPSS
5 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.046%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 16 (0.74%) Google Analytics
2 11 (0.51%) Magento
3 8 (0.37%) Agresso
3 8 (0.37%) WebTrends
4 7 (0.32%) Summit
5 6 (0.28%) SAP Business One
6 5 (0.23%) Sophis RISQUE
7 3 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.092%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.046%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 421 (19.42%) Amazon EC2
2 342 (15.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 301 (13.88%) Amazon S3
4 185 (8.53%) Cloud Computing
5 173 (7.98%) SaaS
6 141 (6.50%) GitHub
7 106 (4.89%) IaaS
8 104 (4.80%) PaaS
9 81 (3.74%) Amazon SQS
10 64 (2.95%) Amazon ELB
11 63 (2.91%) Route 53
12 60 (2.77%) Trello
13 56 (2.58%) Google Cloud Platform
14 31 (1.43%) Office 365
15 27 (1.25%) Amazon EMR
16 23 (1.06%) Heroku
17 22 (1.01%) Google Apps
18 21 (0.97%) CloudFront
18 21 (0.97%) ElastiCache
18 21 (0.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 224 (10.33%) DNS
2 167 (7.70%) Firewall
3 138 (6.37%) TCP/IP
4 137 (6.32%) Internet
5 135 (6.23%) HTTP
6 73 (3.37%) VPN
7 72 (3.32%) SAN
8 61 (2.81%) DHCP
9 56 (2.58%) SMTP
10 47 (2.17%) SSH
11 41 (1.89%) LAN
12 39 (1.80%) SSL
12 39 (1.80%) Network Security
13 38 (1.75%) LDAP
14 37 (1.71%) WAN
15 32 (1.48%) VLAN
16 26 (1.20%) FTP
17 24 (1.11%) HTTPS
18 19 (0.88%) NAS
19 17 (0.78%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 676 (31.18%) MySQL
2 452 (20.85%) SQL Server
3 322 (14.85%) NoSQL
4 299 (13.79%) MongoDB
5 198 (9.13%) Hadoop
6 173 (7.98%) Big Data
7 158 (7.29%) PostgreSQL
8 151 (6.96%) Amazon RDS
9 126 (5.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 118 (5.44%) Relational Database
11 106 (4.89%) Redis
12 101 (4.66%) Apache Cassandra
13 78 (3.60%) RDBMS
14 71 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
15 64 (2.95%) RavenDB
16 41 (1.89%) MariaDB
17 38 (1.75%) TokuDB
18 37 (1.71%) Amazon Redshift
18 37 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
19 35 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 398 (18.36%) Git (software)
2 266 (12.27%) Jenkins
3 214 (9.87%) TeamCity
4 154 (7.10%) Subversion
5 128 (5.90%) JIRA
6 118 (5.44%) NUnit
7 113 (5.21%) Rhino Mocks
8 95 (4.38%) Cucumber
8 95 (4.38%) Maven
9 74 (3.41%) SpecFlow
10 70 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
10 70 (3.23%) JUnit
11 59 (2.72%) ReSharper
12 57 (2.63%) YouTrack
12 57 (2.63%) dotTrace
13 54 (2.49%) CruiseControl
14 44 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
15 43 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 42 (1.94%) Selenium
17 40 (1.85%) Moq
General
1 156 (7.20%) Finance
2 125 (5.77%) Games
3 115 (5.30%) Marketing
4 90 (4.15%) Retail
5 80 (3.69%) Telecoms
6 70 (3.23%) French Language
7 53 (2.44%) Advertising
8 42 (1.94%) Publishing
9 38 (1.75%) Back Office
10 34 (1.57%) Banking
11 25 (1.15%) Automotive
12 23 (1.06%) Music Industry
13 20 (0.92%) Billing
14 14 (0.65%) Law
15 13 (0.60%) Front Office
16 12 (0.55%) Legal
16 12 (0.55%) Manufacturing
17 8 (0.37%) Local Government
17 8 (0.37%) German Language
17 8 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 758 (34.96%) Developer
2 339 (15.64%) Administrator
3 292 (13.47%) Systems Administrator
4 223 (10.29%) Architect
5 209 (9.64%) DevOps Engineer
6 172 (7.93%) Linux Administrator
7 169 (7.80%) Web Developer
8 137 (6.32%) Senior Developer
9 136 (6.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 134 (6.18%) Java Developer
11 125 (5.77%) .NET Developer
12 107 (4.94%) PHP Developer
13 100 (4.61%) C# Developer
14 79 (3.64%) Linux Engineer
15 77 (3.55%) Systems Engineer
16 70 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
17 68 (3.14%) Cloud Architect
18 67 (3.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 67 (3.09%) Software Engineer
19 62 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1516 (69.93%) Web Services
2 537 (24.77%) HTML
3 446 (20.57%) CSS
4 445 (20.53%) .NET
5 336 (15.50%) jQuery
6 263 (12.13%) ASP.NET
7 242 (11.16%) LAMP
8 241 (11.12%) HTML5
9 213 (9.82%) AngularJS
10 190 (8.76%) REST
11 180 (8.30%) RESTful
12 173 (7.98%) Spring
13 164 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC
14 158 (7.29%) WCF
15 127 (5.86%) J2EE
16 123 (5.67%) JSON
17 111 (5.12%) XML
18 107 (4.94%) Ajax
19 99 (4.57%) SOAP
20 94 (4.34%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 205 (9.46%) Open Source
2 89 (4.11%) Computer Science
3 79 (3.64%) Mobile App
4 74 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
5 61 (2.81%) Replication
6 55 (2.54%) Digital Media
7 53 (2.44%) Social Media
8 50 (2.31%) User Experience
9 38 (1.75%) Visualisation
10 32 (1.48%) Mathematics
11 28 (1.29%) Blackberry
12 25 (1.15%) Management Information System
12 25 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
13 23 (1.06%) Clustering
13 23 (1.06%) Client/Server
13 23 (1.06%) Streaming Video
14 19 (0.88%) Data Integration
15 18 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
15 18 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
16 15 (0.69%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1097 (50.60%) Linux
2 515 (23.75%) Windows
3 270 (12.45%) UNIX
4 196 (9.04%) CentOS
5 177 (8.16%) Ubuntu
6 154 (7.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 124 (5.72%) Debian
8 93 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 73 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 70 (3.23%) Android
11 68 (3.14%) Apple iOS
12 44 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
13 39 (1.80%) Solaris
14 23 (1.06%) Fedora
15 19 (0.88%) AIX
15 19 (0.88%) Amazon Linux
16 18 (0.83%) Mac OS X
17 11 (0.51%) Mac OS
18 8 (0.37%) Windows 7
18 8 (0.37%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 791 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
2 546 (25.18%) DevOps
3 393 (18.13%) MVC
4 358 (16.51%) E-Commerce
5 355 (16.37%) TDD
6 310 (14.30%) Continuous Integration
7 253 (11.67%) OO
8 204 (9.41%) Scrum
9 195 (8.99%) BDD
10 159 (7.33%) Configuration Management
11 150 (6.92%) Web Development
12 136 (6.27%) OOP
13 135 (6.23%) Software Engineering
14 130 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
15 127 (5.86%) Analytics
16 102 (4.70%) Load Balancing
17 97 (4.47%) ITIL
18 77 (3.55%) Mentoring
19 74 (3.41%) SOA
20 69 (3.18%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 635 (29.29%) JavaScript
2 623 (28.74%) Java
3 551 (25.42%) SQL
4 489 (22.56%) Python
5 487 (22.46%) PHP
6 431 (19.88%) Ruby
7 389 (17.94%) C#
8 321 (14.81%) Bash Shell
9 185 (8.53%) Perl
10 104 (4.80%) PowerShell
11 92 (4.24%) Shell Script
12 90 (4.15%) T-SQL
13 82 (3.78%) C++
14 78 (3.60%) PHP5
15 55 (2.54%) Scala
16 33 (1.52%) C
17 31 (1.43%) Groovy
18 21 (0.97%) R
19 20 (0.92%) Clojure
20 15 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 227 (10.47%) Degree
2 28 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (1.01%) CISSP
4 18 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (0.83%) MCITP
5 14 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (0.65%) CCNA
6 13 (0.60%) MCSE
6 13 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (0.42%) ISEB
8 8 (0.37%) CISM
9 6 (0.28%) CISA
9 6 (0.28%) PCI QSA
9 6 (0.28%) PhD
9 6 (0.28%) CCNP
10 5 (0.23%) RHCE
10 5 (0.23%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.18%) PMP
11 4 (0.18%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (4.20%) QA
2 50 (2.31%) SLA
3 21 (0.97%) ISO 9001
4 15 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.32%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 175 (8.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 111 (5.12%) Active Directory
3 73 (3.37%) Varnish
4 57 (2.63%) KVM
5 49 (2.26%) Xen
5 49 (2.26%) vSphere
6 40 (1.85%) Docker
7 35 (1.61%) Hyper-V
8 33 (1.52%) Samba
9 28 (1.29%) vCloud
10 26 (1.20%) XenApp
11 21 (0.97%) VMware ESX
12 20 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
13 19 (0.88%) NFS
14 18 (0.83%) VirtualBox
15 17 (0.78%) XenDesktop
16 12 (0.55%) HDFS
16 12 (0.55%) LXC
17 9 (0.42%) XenServer
18 8 (0.37%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 504 (23.25%) Puppet
2 461 (21.26%) Opscode Chef
3 189 (8.72%) Nagios
4 105 (4.84%) Ansible
5 91 (4.20%) HAProxy
6 78 (3.60%) Graphite
7 71 (3.27%) ZABBIX
8 68 (3.14%) Vagrant
9 60 (2.77%) logstash
10 52 (2.40%) Salt
11 44 (2.03%) Cacti
12 34 (1.57%) StatsD
13 30 (1.38%) Kibana
13 30 (1.38%) Opsview
14 21 (0.97%) Ganglia
15 20 (0.92%) SCOM
15 20 (0.92%) collectd
15 20 (0.92%) CFEngine
16 18 (0.83%) Zenoss
17 14 (0.65%) Munin
Vendors
1 329 (15.18%) Microsoft
2 248 (11.44%) VMware
3 208 (9.59%) Red Hat
4 193 (8.90%) Oracle
5 165 (7.61%) Google
6 135 (6.23%) Rackspace
7 128 (5.90%) Cisco
8 83 (3.83%) HP
9 77 (3.55%) Zend
10 61 (2.81%) Facebook
11 57 (2.63%) Akamai
12 50 (2.31%) Twitter
13 44 (2.03%) Citrix
14 41 (1.89%) NetApp
15 39 (1.80%) New Relic
16 38 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
17 35 (1.61%) Dell
17 35 (1.61%) IBM
17 35 (1.61%) SaltStack
18 33 (1.52%) Apple
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