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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 87 176 222
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +46
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 3143 1938 1443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.10% 1.85% 1.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.89% 24.24% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2672 1616 1216
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.95% +3.88%

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
10516 7995 5844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.36% 7.65% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8878 6489 4756
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +90 2997 £55,000 +1.85% 543
London +59 1794 £60,000 +4.34% 263
South East +33 411 £55,000 +15.78% 72
City of London +81 261 £60,000 -3.22% 56
South West +94 174 £50,500 +6.31% 29
East of England +24 173 £50,000 +5.26% 37
North West +46 139 £45,000 +12.50% 25
Yorkshire +61 138 £45,000 +20.00% 48
Manchester +62 115 £45,000 - 21
Berkshire +52 114 £55,000 +18.91% 18
Oxfordshire -2 114 £58,000 +16.00% 13
Bristol +53 112 £52,500 +10.52% 23
West Yorkshire +60 84 £45,000 +24.13% 24
Oxford +14 75 £55,000 -15.38% 5
West Midlands +38 74 £40,000 - 28
Cambridgeshire +19 74 £43,000 -23.75% 16
East Midlands +54 69 £40,000 +3.22% 18
Cambridge +31 69 £43,000 -19.17% 15
Surrey -20 65 £57,500 +15.00% 18
Scotland -50 52 £50,000 +8.10% 10
Hertfordshire +33 49 £66,500 +18.22% 11
Leeds +26 48 £45,000 +20.00% 21
Hampshire +25 48 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Reading +29 45 £50,000 +5.26% 14
Birmingham +32 41 £40,000 - 9
Gloucestershire +35 36 £60,000 - 3
Maidenhead +22 36 £55,000 +84.87% 1
Suffolk -5 30 £55,000 +22.22%
Ipswich -7 30 £55,000 +22.22%
Edinburgh -28 28 £51,250 +7.89% 5

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2535 (41.60%) Linux
2 2460 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
3 2189 (35.92%) Web Services
4 1767 (29.00%) DevOps
5 1746 (28.65%) Java
6 1729 (28.37%) Microsoft Azure
7 1657 (27.19%) Python
8 1614 (26.49%) JavaScript
9 1413 (23.19%) Puppet
10 1258 (20.64%) MySQL
11 1200 (19.69%) Windows
12 1192 (19.56%) VMware
13 1184 (19.43%) Opscode Chef
14 1181 (19.38%) SQL
15 1144 (18.77%) Git (software)
16 1091 (17.90%) HTML
17 1057 (17.34%) Ruby
18 1052 (17.26%) Continuous Integration
19 1046 (17.16%) CSS
20 998 (16.38%) TDD
21 991 (16.26%) .NET
22 965 (15.84%) Microsoft
23 949 (15.57%) Scrum
24 921 (15.11%) C#
24 921 (15.11%) NoSQL
25 894 (14.67%) SQL Server
26 873 (14.33%) Jenkins
27 838 (13.75%) E-Commerce
28 827 (13.57%) VMware Infrastructure
29 789 (12.95%) Finance

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (12.06%) Apache
2 632 (10.37%) Node.js
3 446 (7.32%) Tomcat
4 402 (6.60%) OpenStack
5 394 (6.47%) nginx
6 332 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
7 259 (4.25%) Apache Spark
8 235 (3.86%) IIS
9 154 (2.53%) JBoss
10 132 (2.17%) CMS
11 118 (1.94%) WebSphere
12 116 (1.90%) Apache Solr
13 107 (1.76%) SharePoint
14 103 (1.69%) Confluence
15 102 (1.67%) MS Exchange
16 100 (1.64%) Jetty
17 74 (1.21%) Apache Pig
18 66 (1.08%) WebLogic
19 60 (0.98%) Umbraco
20 56 (0.92%) Mule
Applications
1 305 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 51 (0.84%) Photoshop
3 47 (0.77%) MS Office
4 23 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (0.28%) MS Visio
7 15 (0.25%) Fireworks
8 9 (0.15%) HipChat
9 6 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.098%) SPSS
10 4 (0.066%) GNU Octave
10 4 (0.066%) MS Project
11 2 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.033%) Gephi
12 1 (0.016%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 70 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 51 (0.84%) Magento
3 48 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 29 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
5 13 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 13 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (0.15%) SAP GRC
7 5 (0.082%) SAP Business One
8 4 (0.066%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.066%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.066%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.049%) Odoo
9 3 (0.049%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.033%) AWD
10 2 (0.033%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.033%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.016%) Documaker
11 1 (0.016%) Oracle ASCP
11 1 (0.016%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1729 (28.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 669 (10.98%) Amazon EC2
3 500 (8.20%) SaaS
4 378 (6.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 352 (5.78%) Amazon S3
6 343 (5.63%) IaaS
7 284 (4.66%) Cloud Computing
8 281 (4.61%) PaaS
9 216 (3.54%) GitHub
10 204 (3.35%) AWS CloudFormation
11 175 (2.87%) Office 365
12 156 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 152 (2.49%) Heroku
14 121 (1.99%) CloudFront
15 112 (1.84%) Google App Engine
16 77 (1.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 74 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
18 73 (1.20%) Joyent
19 72 (1.18%) Route 53
20 66 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 635 (10.42%) Firewall
2 387 (6.35%) DNS
3 312 (5.12%) Internet
4 251 (4.12%) TCP/IP
5 238 (3.91%) SAN
6 236 (3.87%) VPN
7 234 (3.84%) HTTP
8 195 (3.20%) WAN
9 194 (3.18%) LAN
10 145 (2.38%) LDAP
11 122 (2.00%) SSL
12 114 (1.87%) Network Security
13 112 (1.84%) DHCP
14 95 (1.56%) VLAN
15 79 (1.30%) NAS
16 72 (1.18%) VoIP
17 68 (1.12%) SMTP
18 66 (1.08%) MPLS
19 50 (0.82%) IPsec
20 48 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1258 (20.64%) MySQL
2 921 (15.11%) NoSQL
3 894 (14.67%) SQL Server
4 742 (12.18%) MongoDB
5 659 (10.81%) Big Data
6 449 (7.37%) PostgreSQL
7 438 (7.19%) Hadoop
8 387 (6.35%) Redis
9 308 (5.05%) Apache Cassandra
10 245 (4.02%) Relational Database
11 225 (3.69%) Amazon RDS
12 204 (3.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 168 (2.76%) Amazon Redshift
14 130 (2.13%) Couchbase
15 129 (2.12%) RDBMS
16 126 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
17 120 (1.97%) Apache Hive
18 100 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
19 95 (1.56%) Neo4j
20 88 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1144 (18.77%) Git (software)
2 873 (14.33%) Jenkins
3 292 (4.79%) JIRA
3 292 (4.79%) TeamCity
4 248 (4.07%) Subversion
5 245 (4.02%) Maven
6 201 (3.30%) Vagrant
7 173 (2.84%) Selenium
8 169 (2.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 112 (1.84%) JUnit
10 105 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
11 103 (1.69%) Visual Studio
12 92 (1.51%) Grunt
12 92 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 89 (1.46%) Cucumber
13 89 (1.46%) Hudson
14 87 (1.43%) Gradle
15 82 (1.35%) Jasmine
16 70 (1.15%) Ant
17 66 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 789 (12.95%) Finance
2 319 (5.23%) Marketing
3 304 (4.99%) Telecoms
4 284 (4.66%) Retail
5 220 (3.61%) Banking
6 208 (3.41%) Games
7 150 (2.46%) Publishing
8 113 (1.85%) Law
9 112 (1.84%) Manufacturing
10 97 (1.59%) Advertising
11 95 (1.56%) Legal
12 78 (1.28%) Electronics
13 34 (0.56%) Back Office
14 27 (0.44%) Billing
15 18 (0.30%) Online Betting
16 15 (0.25%) Brand Awareness
16 15 (0.25%) Front Office
17 13 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
18 11 (0.18%) Investment Banking
18 11 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1996 (32.75%) Developer
2 879 (14.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 573 (9.40%) Architect
4 535 (8.78%) Java Developer
5 491 (8.06%) Administrator
6 478 (7.84%) Senior Developer
7 450 (7.38%) Linux Engineer
8 441 (7.24%) AWS Engineer
9 405 (6.65%) .NET Developer
10 383 (6.28%) C# Developer
11 379 (6.22%) Systems Administrator
12 354 (5.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 327 (5.37%) Linux Administrator
14 285 (4.68%) Analyst
14 285 (4.68%) JavaScript Developer
15 280 (4.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 280 (4.59%) Software Engineer
16 275 (4.51%) C# .NET Developer
17 255 (4.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 251 (4.12%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2189 (35.92%) Web Services
2 1091 (17.90%) HTML
3 1046 (17.16%) CSS
4 991 (16.26%) .NET
5 774 (12.70%) AngularJS
6 599 (9.83%) jQuery
7 556 (9.12%) HTML5
8 554 (9.09%) ASP.NET
9 529 (8.68%) LAMP
10 515 (8.45%) REST
11 429 (7.04%) Spring
12 393 (6.45%) RESTful
13 375 (6.15%) JSON
14 369 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
15 335 (5.50%) CSS3
16 297 (4.87%) XML
17 265 (4.35%) SOAP
18 208 (3.41%) Hibernate
19 204 (3.35%) .NET Framework
20 194 (3.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 459 (7.53%) Computer Science
2 343 (5.63%) Data Centre
3 293 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 251 (4.12%) User Experience
5 224 (3.68%) Mobile App
6 205 (3.36%) Public Cloud
7 158 (2.59%) Algorithms
8 148 (2.43%) Visualisation
9 135 (2.22%) Private Cloud
10 132 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
11 120 (1.97%) Fintech
12 116 (1.90%) Semantic Web
13 102 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
14 95 (1.56%) Replication
15 92 (1.51%) Mathematics
16 75 (1.23%) Management Information System
17 74 (1.21%) Data Structures
18 70 (1.15%) Clustering
19 62 (1.02%) Statistics
20 61 (1.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2535 (41.60%) Linux
2 1200 (19.69%) Windows
3 475 (7.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 471 (7.73%) Unix
5 409 (6.71%) Windows Server
6 393 (6.45%) CentOS
7 336 (5.51%) Android
8 292 (4.79%) Ubuntu
9 285 (4.68%) Apple iOS
10 202 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 175 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 124 (2.03%) Debian
13 71 (1.17%) Solaris
14 46 (0.75%) Mac OS X
15 40 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
16 36 (0.59%) Fedora
17 31 (0.51%) Windows 7
18 29 (0.48%) Windows 8
19 25 (0.41%) Tizen
19 25 (0.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2460 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
2 1767 (29.00%) DevOps
3 1052 (17.26%) Continuous Integration
4 998 (16.38%) TDD
5 949 (15.57%) Scrum
6 838 (13.75%) E-Commerce
7 761 (12.49%) Software Engineering
8 751 (12.32%) MVC
9 699 (11.47%) Open Source
10 622 (10.21%) Configuration Management
11 575 (9.44%) OO
12 475 (7.79%) High Availability
13 452 (7.42%) ITIL
14 411 (6.74%) Mentoring
15 391 (6.42%) Continuous Delivery
16 383 (6.28%) BDD
17 358 (5.87%) Kanban
18 329 (5.40%) Analytics
19 302 (4.96%) Microservices
20 294 (4.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1746 (28.65%) Java
2 1657 (27.19%) Python
3 1614 (26.49%) JavaScript
4 1181 (19.38%) SQL
5 1057 (17.34%) Ruby
6 921 (15.11%) C#
7 777 (12.75%) PHP
8 747 (12.26%) Bash Shell
9 535 (8.78%) Perl
10 393 (6.45%) PowerShell
11 357 (5.86%) Scala
12 237 (3.89%) Shell Script
13 208 (3.41%) C++
14 136 (2.23%) Clojure
15 123 (2.02%) R
16 111 (1.82%) C
17 104 (1.71%) T-SQL
18 93 (1.53%) Go
19 61 (1.00%) Erlang
20 57 (0.94%) F#
Qualifications
1 712 (11.68%) Degree
2 149 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
3 135 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 93 (1.53%) CCNA
5 90 (1.48%) Security Cleared
6 71 (1.17%) CCNP
7 68 (1.12%) MCSE
8 64 (1.05%) AWS Certification
8 64 (1.05%) CISSP
9 63 (1.03%) PhD
10 60 (0.98%) SC Cleared
11 49 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 42 (0.69%) MCSA
13 39 (0.64%) CCIE
14 34 (0.56%) CISM
15 32 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
16 30 (0.49%) RHCE
17 25 (0.41%) MCP
18 24 (0.39%) CISA
18 24 (0.39%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 272 (4.46%) QA
2 109 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 95 (1.56%) PCI DSS
4 92 (1.51%) SLA
5 30 (0.49%) ISO22301
6 28 (0.46%) ISO 9001
7 22 (0.36%) COBIT
8 13 (0.21%) Data Quality
8 13 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (0.16%) HIPAA
10 5 (0.082%) SNOMED CT
11 4 (0.066%) GCP
12 2 (0.033%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 827 (13.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 672 (11.03%) Docker
3 435 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 233 (3.82%) Hyper-V
5 154 (2.53%) Xen
6 144 (2.36%) vSphere
7 140 (2.30%) KVM
8 121 (1.99%) vCloud
9 90 (1.48%) Varnish
10 63 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
11 58 (0.95%) XenApp
12 57 (0.94%) LXC
13 53 (0.87%) VirtualBox
14 50 (0.82%) NFS
15 35 (0.57%) VMware ESX
16 33 (0.54%) XenServer
17 32 (0.53%) Squid
18 30 (0.49%) XenDesktop
19 26 (0.43%) iptables
20 25 (0.41%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1413 (23.19%) Puppet
2 1184 (19.43%) Opscode Chef
3 736 (12.08%) Ansible
4 284 (4.66%) Nagios
5 171 (2.81%) Salt
6 155 (2.54%) ZABBIX
7 107 (1.76%) Graphite
8 90 (1.48%) logstash
9 89 (1.46%) SCCM
10 66 (1.08%) Cacti
11 65 (1.07%) SCOM
12 61 (1.00%) Mesos
13 59 (0.97%) Terraform
14 58 (0.95%) CFEngine
15 47 (0.77%) Capistrano
15 47 (0.77%) Kubernetes
16 40 (0.66%) Kibana
17 38 (0.62%) FortiGate
18 31 (0.51%) Opsview
18 31 (0.51%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 1192 (19.56%) VMware
2 965 (15.84%) Microsoft
3 648 (10.63%) Google
4 614 (10.08%) Oracle
5 554 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 324 (5.32%) Cisco
7 211 (3.46%) Rackspace
8 179 (2.94%) SAP
9 168 (2.76%) HP
10 162 (2.66%) Citrix
11 122 (2.00%) New Relic
12 117 (1.92%) NetApp
12 117 (1.92%) Splunk
13 108 (1.77%) Zend
14 107 (1.76%) Atlassian
15 104 (1.71%) Adobe
16 100 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
17 99 (1.62%) IBM
18 91 (1.49%) F5
19 87 (1.43%) Facebook
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Prosper Consulting Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Incredible benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: From £31,150 to £38,100 per annum Plus MRP
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Metaskil
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum up to £90k plus great beenfits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25k - 50k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum +Bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago