The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 70 124 187
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +63
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 4045 2696 1926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.12% 2.44% 1.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.84% 28.06% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3460 2207 1578
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
11611 9607 7845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.84% 8.70% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9868 7796 6307
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +55 3820 £57,500 +4.54% 547
London +40 2330 £60,000 +4.34% 332
South East +94 593 £53,500 +1.90% 85
City of London +86 390 £60,000 - 73
East of England +34 219 £55,000 +22.22% 22
North West +44 159 £47,500 +5.55% 42
South West +20 154 £47,500 -13.63% 15
Yorkshire +61 151 £50,000 +11.11% 21
Berkshire +72 148 £55,000 +22.22% 12
Surrey +28 118 £55,000 -8.33% 10
West Yorkshire +72 116 £52,500 +5.00% 19
Manchester +21 109 £50,000 +11.11% 30
Oxfordshire +39 107 £55,000 -8.33% 18
West Midlands +38 106 £50,000 +11.11% 13
East Midlands +64 101 £45,000 +28.57% 10
Cambridgeshire +45 91 £55,000 +22.22% 9
Reading +63 90 £55,000 +22.56% 3
Hampshire +30 81 £45,000 -12.19% 27
Cambridge +40 80 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Birmingham +38 70 £50,000 -23.07% 6
Leeds +52 67 £50,000 - 16
Scotland -6 57 £45,000 - 9
Oxford +20 54 £55,000 -10.20% 7
East Sussex +27 53 £51,250 +13.88% 7
Brighton +23 50 £52,500 +35.48% 5
Bristol -10 50 £50,000 -16.66% 7
Glasgow +18 46 £48,750 -25.00% 6
South Wales +33 44 £45,000 +36.36% 1
Wales +17 44 £45,000 +36.36% 2
Bradford +43 43 £60,000 -7.69% 1

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 3354 (41.82%) Linux
2 3119 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 2620 (32.66%) DevOps
4 2572 (32.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 2546 (31.74%) Web Services
6 2310 (28.80%) Python
7 2217 (27.64%) Java
8 2184 (27.23%) Puppet
9 1790 (22.32%) JavaScript
10 1736 (21.64%) Windows
11 1669 (20.81%) Opscode Chef
12 1553 (19.36%) VMware
13 1540 (19.20%) Git (software)
14 1499 (18.69%) MySQL
15 1447 (18.04%) SQL
16 1445 (18.02%) Jenkins
17 1377 (17.17%) Ruby
18 1367 (17.04%) Continuous Integration
19 1345 (16.77%) Microsoft
20 1304 (16.26%) Ansible
21 1257 (15.67%) HTML
22 1245 (15.52%) Docker
23 1228 (15.31%) TDD
24 1222 (15.24%) .NET
25 1214 (15.14%) SQL Server
26 1118 (13.94%) C#
27 1099 (13.70%) Software Engineering
28 1087 (13.55%) VMware Infrastructure
29 1067 (13.30%) CSS
30 1065 (13.28%) NoSQL

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 822 (10.25%) Apache
2 535 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 483 (6.02%) OpenStack
4 475 (5.92%) Elasticsearch
5 375 (4.68%) IIS
6 345 (4.30%) nginx
7 328 (4.09%) Apache Spark
8 294 (3.67%) JBoss
9 279 (3.48%) SharePoint
10 196 (2.44%) WebSphere
11 181 (2.26%) WebLogic
12 178 (2.22%) CMS
13 172 (2.14%) MS Exchange
14 146 (1.82%) Confluence
15 97 (1.21%) Apache Solr
15 97 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
16 84 (1.05%) Skype for Business
17 82 (1.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 68 (0.85%) CloudStack
19 63 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 464 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 177 (2.21%) MS Office
3 39 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 30 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (0.26%) HipChat
6 20 (0.25%) MS Project
7 18 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 9 (0.11%) SPSS
9 7 (0.087%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.062%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.025%) InDesign
12 1 (0.012%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.012%) EViews
12 1 (0.012%) GIMP
12 1 (0.012%) Revit
Business Applications
1 81 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (0.62%) Magento
3 49 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 16 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
5 13 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.16%) SAP ERP
5 13 (0.16%) SAP GRC
6 11 (0.14%) Eloqua
7 10 (0.12%) Shopify
8 7 (0.087%) Payment Gateway
8 7 (0.087%) Unit4 Business World
9 6 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.075%) FastStats PeopleStage
9 6 (0.075%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (0.075%) Unica
10 5 (0.062%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.062%) Sentinel
11 4 (0.050%) BusinessWorks
11 4 (0.050%) SAP Business One
11 4 (0.050%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2572 (32.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 880 (10.97%) Amazon EC2
3 806 (10.05%) SaaS
4 546 (6.81%) PaaS
5 540 (6.73%) Amazon S3
6 538 (6.71%) Cloud Computing
7 495 (6.17%) IaaS
8 478 (5.96%) Office 365
9 369 (4.60%) Google Cloud Platform
10 298 (3.72%) GitHub
11 266 (3.32%) AWS CloudFormation
12 172 (2.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 147 (1.83%) Route 53
14 144 (1.80%) Heroku
15 120 (1.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 116 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
17 115 (1.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 108 (1.35%) CloudFront
19 98 (1.22%) Amazon EMR
20 95 (1.18%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 718 (8.95%) Firewall
2 446 (5.56%) DNS
3 387 (4.82%) HTTP
4 384 (4.79%) SAN
5 376 (4.69%) TCP/IP
6 314 (3.91%) Internet
7 282 (3.52%) VPN
8 244 (3.04%) WAN
9 233 (2.90%) LDAP
10 231 (2.88%) LAN
11 186 (2.32%) NAS
12 146 (1.82%) DHCP
13 124 (1.55%) SSL
14 107 (1.33%) VoIP
15 100 (1.25%) Network Security
16 68 (0.85%) VLAN
17 67 (0.84%) Wireless
18 57 (0.71%) SMTP
19 48 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
20 47 (0.59%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1499 (18.69%) MySQL
2 1214 (15.14%) SQL Server
3 1065 (13.28%) NoSQL
4 839 (10.46%) MongoDB
5 654 (8.15%) Big Data
6 600 (7.48%) Hadoop
7 546 (6.81%) PostgreSQL
8 452 (5.64%) Relational Database
9 346 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
10 320 (3.99%) Amazon RDS
11 312 (3.89%) Redis
12 281 (3.50%) RDBMS
13 275 (3.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 231 (2.88%) Amazon Redshift
15 166 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
16 139 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
17 126 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
18 118 (1.47%) Apache Hive
19 116 (1.45%) Neo4j
20 105 (1.31%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1540 (19.20%) Git (software)
2 1445 (18.02%) Jenkins
3 411 (5.12%) TeamCity
4 404 (5.04%) JIRA
5 343 (4.28%) Subversion
6 325 (4.05%) Vagrant
7 296 (3.69%) Maven
8 236 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 203 (2.53%) Selenium
10 166 (2.07%) JUnit
11 144 (1.80%) Cucumber
12 140 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
13 131 (1.63%) Visual Studio
14 89 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
15 84 (1.05%) Gradle
16 81 (1.01%) Grunt
17 79 (0.98%) Bitbucket
18 76 (0.95%) RSpec
19 75 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
20 72 (0.90%) SpecFlow
General
1 973 (12.13%) Finance
2 396 (4.94%) Retail
3 338 (4.21%) Marketing
4 310 (3.86%) Law
5 300 (3.74%) Games
6 297 (3.70%) Publishing
7 248 (3.09%) Telecoms
8 218 (2.72%) Banking
9 201 (2.51%) Advertising
10 115 (1.43%) Manufacturing
11 82 (1.02%) Legal
12 65 (0.81%) Electronics
13 42 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
14 41 (0.51%) Financial Institution
15 39 (0.49%) Back Office
16 27 (0.34%) Local Government
17 24 (0.30%) Investment Banking
18 18 (0.22%) French Language
19 16 (0.20%) Billing
19 16 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2387 (29.76%) Developer
2 1244 (15.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 920 (11.47%) Architect
4 698 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 673 (8.39%) AWS Engineer
6 571 (7.12%) Senior Developer
7 563 (7.02%) Linux Engineer
8 508 (6.33%) Cloud Engineer
9 482 (6.01%) Administrator
10 430 (5.36%) AWS DevOps
11 422 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 418 (5.21%) C# Developer
13 399 (4.97%) .NET Developer
14 378 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
15 333 (4.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 333 (4.15%) Software Engineer
16 314 (3.91%) Linux Administrator
17 311 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
18 304 (3.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
19 299 (3.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2546 (31.74%) Web Services
2 1257 (15.67%) HTML
3 1222 (15.24%) .NET
4 1067 (13.30%) CSS
5 966 (12.04%) AngularJS
6 672 (8.38%) HTML5
7 661 (8.24%) REST
8 660 (8.23%) Node.js
9 621 (7.74%) LAMP
10 614 (7.65%) ASP.NET
11 570 (7.11%) jQuery
12 425 (5.30%) RESTful
13 407 (5.07%) Spring
14 400 (4.99%) JSON
15 389 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC
16 361 (4.50%) CSS3
17 305 (3.80%) ASP.NET Web API
18 300 (3.74%) XML
19 290 (3.62%) React
20 250 (3.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 689 (8.59%) Computer Science
2 508 (6.33%) Data Centre
3 437 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 359 (4.48%) Public Cloud
5 303 (3.78%) Mobile App
6 263 (3.28%) User Experience
7 250 (3.12%) Fintech
8 239 (2.98%) Visualisation
9 223 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
10 182 (2.27%) Algorithms
11 179 (2.23%) Private Cloud
12 152 (1.90%) Management Information System
13 151 (1.88%) Mathematics
14 147 (1.83%) Replication
15 124 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
16 97 (1.21%) Virtual Team
17 96 (1.20%) Clustering
18 95 (1.18%) Data Structures
19 90 (1.12%) Statistics
20 79 (0.98%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3354 (41.82%) Linux
2 1736 (21.64%) Windows
3 683 (8.52%) Unix
4 617 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 608 (7.58%) Windows Server
6 470 (5.86%) CentOS
7 324 (4.04%) Android
8 311 (3.88%) Ubuntu
9 301 (3.75%) Apple iOS
10 225 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 215 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 113 (1.41%) Debian
13 100 (1.25%) Solaris
14 77 (0.96%) Windows 7
15 62 (0.77%) Mac OS X
16 60 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
17 53 (0.66%) Windows 10
18 47 (0.59%) Windows 8
19 37 (0.46%) CoreOS
20 32 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3119 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 2620 (32.66%) DevOps
3 1367 (17.04%) Continuous Integration
4 1228 (15.31%) TDD
5 1099 (13.70%) Software Engineering
6 1023 (12.75%) Scrum
7 901 (11.23%) Configuration Management
8 864 (10.77%) MVC
9 796 (9.92%) E-Commerce
10 754 (9.40%) Open Source
11 591 (7.37%) ITIL
12 572 (7.13%) Analytics
13 563 (7.02%) BDD
14 545 (6.79%) Continuous Delivery
14 545 (6.79%) OO
15 480 (5.98%) Microservices
16 450 (5.61%) Migration
17 432 (5.39%) Web Development
18 425 (5.30%) High Availability
19 405 (5.05%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2310 (28.80%) Python
2 2217 (27.64%) Java
3 1790 (22.32%) JavaScript
4 1447 (18.04%) SQL
5 1377 (17.17%) Ruby
6 1118 (13.94%) C#
7 951 (11.86%) Bash Shell
8 946 (11.79%) PHP
9 733 (9.14%) PowerShell
10 730 (9.10%) Perl
11 458 (5.71%) Scala
12 307 (3.83%) Shell Script
13 305 (3.80%) C++
14 189 (2.36%) Clojure
15 174 (2.17%) C
16 165 (2.06%) Go
16 165 (2.06%) R
17 135 (1.68%) Groovy
18 102 (1.27%) T-SQL
19 90 (1.12%) F#
Qualifications
1 970 (12.09%) Degree
2 205 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 171 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 152 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
5 113 (1.41%) MCSE
6 101 (1.26%) CCNA
7 99 (1.23%) SC Cleared
8 82 (1.02%) CCNP
9 77 (0.96%) PhD
9 77 (0.96%) PMI Certification
10 75 (0.94%) PMP
11 69 (0.86%) ISEB
12 68 (0.85%) CISSP
13 67 (0.84%) AWS Certification
14 64 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
15 61 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 47 (0.59%) DV Cleared
17 31 (0.39%) Citrix Certification
18 30 (0.37%) RHCE
19 29 (0.36%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 362 (4.51%) QA
2 116 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 91 (1.13%) SLA
4 89 (1.11%) PCI DSS
5 28 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 17 (0.21%) COBIT
7 16 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 12 (0.15%) ISO22301
9 11 (0.14%) GCP
10 6 (0.075%) DICOM
11 5 (0.062%) HL7
11 5 (0.062%) ISO27002
12 3 (0.037%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.025%) GAMP
13 2 (0.025%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.025%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.025%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.025%) SDET
14 1 (0.012%) Actionable Recommendations
14 1 (0.012%) COSO
System Software
1 1245 (15.52%) Docker
2 1087 (13.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 664 (8.28%) Active Directory
4 307 (3.83%) Hyper-V
5 221 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
6 197 (2.46%) KVM
7 187 (2.33%) vSphere
8 146 (1.82%) Xen
9 124 (1.55%) XenApp
10 114 (1.42%) vCloud
11 113 (1.41%) VirtualBox
12 100 (1.25%) XenDesktop
13 99 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
14 86 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
15 81 (1.01%) XenServer
16 69 (0.86%) Varnish
17 55 (0.69%) HDFS
18 51 (0.64%) VMware ESX
19 45 (0.56%) NFS
20 39 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2184 (27.23%) Puppet
2 1669 (20.81%) Opscode Chef
3 1304 (16.26%) Ansible
4 336 (4.19%) Nagios
5 269 (3.35%) Salt
6 238 (2.97%) Kubernetes
7 215 (2.68%) SCCM
8 180 (2.24%) ZABBIX
9 170 (2.12%) Terraform
10 119 (1.48%) Mesos
11 118 (1.47%) Packer
12 114 (1.42%) SCVMM
13 103 (1.28%) Graphite
14 89 (1.11%) logstash
15 88 (1.10%) Kibana
16 86 (1.07%) SCOM
17 81 (1.01%) OpenAM
18 80 (1.00%) HAProxy
19 74 (0.92%) Cobbler
20 70 (0.87%) Grafana
Vendors
1 1553 (19.36%) VMware
2 1345 (16.77%) Microsoft
3 751 (9.36%) Red Hat
4 734 (9.15%) Google
5 720 (8.98%) Oracle
6 531 (6.62%) Cisco
7 327 (4.08%) Citrix
8 287 (3.58%) Rackspace
9 266 (3.32%) HP
10 227 (2.83%) NetApp
11 220 (2.74%) IBM
12 214 (2.67%) Splunk
13 160 (1.99%) Juniper
14 158 (1.97%) EMC
15 155 (1.93%) SAP
16 152 (1.90%) New Relic
17 117 (1.46%) SaltStack
18 113 (1.41%) Atlassian
18 113 (1.41%) CheckPoint
19 105 (1.31%) F5
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life, h/care
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 - £80000 Per Annum Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Stock Options
Posted: Yesterday
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stratospherec
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Equity
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £95,000 per annum Plus 15% Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 5% flex benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago