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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (Amazon AWS)
Rank 293 321 450
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +129
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1025 886 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.97% 0.86% 0.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.95% 19.34% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 832 788 497
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%

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
6426 4582 3902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.07% 4.47% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5206 3774 3371
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 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -2 912 £50,500 -8.18% 147
London -54 474 £57,500 +4.54% 70
South East +16 165 £47,500 -13.63% 22
City of London +22 94 £65,000 +8.33% 14
Scotland +80 88 £47,500 -4.04% 22
North West +58 83 £42,500 -22.72% 13
East of England +53 83 £47,500 - 12
Manchester +46 66 £43,500 +17.56% 6
Yorkshire +38 61 £35,000 +3.70% 11
Edinburgh +54 52 £50,000 -7.40% 12
Surrey +6 51 £47,500 -20.83% 8
Oxfordshire +10 39 £65,000 +4.00% 7
North Yorkshire - 39 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +33 37 £46,250 +42.30% 4
Middlesbrough - 37 £35,000 - 1
Glasgow +43 34 £45,000 - 10
Cambridge +26 31 £48,750 - 4
Berkshire -3 29 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Hampshire - 29 £45,000 - 3
Staines +23 26 £47,500 -26.92% 4
South West -4 23 £51,250 +13.88% 11
West Yorkshire +8 22 £36,250 +61.11% 9
Basingstoke - 22 £45,000 - 1
Oxford +1 21 £72,500 +11.53% 6
Cheshire +9 17 £40,000 -38.46% 5
Leeds +6 15 £40,000 +77.77% 7
Hertfordshire +4 14 £62,500 +13.63% 2
Bristol -1 12 £56,250 +12.50% 4
Essex - 11 £40,000 - 3
Ipswich +5 10 £42,500 +9.67% 1

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1505 (70.03%) Web Services
2 1088 (50.63%) Linux
3 804 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
4 664 (30.90%) MySQL
5 626 (29.13%) Java
6 610 (28.39%) JavaScript
7 561 (26.11%) DevOps
8 544 (25.31%) Python
9 534 (24.85%) SQL
10 519 (24.15%) Puppet
11 485 (22.57%) Opscode Chef
12 469 (21.82%) Windows
13 466 (21.68%) HTML
14 454 (21.13%) PHP
15 445 (20.71%) Amazon EC2
16 432 (20.10%) Ruby
16 432 (20.10%) .NET
17 410 (19.08%) SQL Server
18 391 (18.19%) CSS
19 384 (17.87%) Git (software)
20 366 (17.03%) C#
21 345 (16.05%) MVC
21 345 (16.05%) TDD
22 343 (15.96%) Bash Shell
23 338 (15.73%) E-Commerce
24 329 (15.31%) Apache
25 325 (15.12%) Microsoft
26 321 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
27 320 (14.89%) Amazon S3
28 316 (14.70%) jQuery

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 329 (15.31%) Apache
2 271 (12.61%) nginx
3 202 (9.40%) Tomcat
4 185 (8.61%) IIS
5 172 (8.00%) Node.js
6 89 (4.14%) OpenStack
7 84 (3.91%) Apache Solr
8 74 (3.44%) Elasticsearch
9 61 (2.84%) WordPress
10 49 (2.28%) CMS
11 37 (1.72%) JBoss
11 37 (1.72%) Confluence
12 34 (1.58%) Drupal
13 31 (1.44%) SharePoint
14 28 (1.30%) Apache Pig
15 26 (1.21%) Cloud Foundry
16 22 (1.02%) MS Exchange
16 22 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
17 20 (0.93%) NServiceBus
17 20 (0.93%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 113 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 21 (0.98%) MS Office
3 13 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.28%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.047%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.047%) InDesign
6 1 (0.047%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.047%) SPSS
6 1 (0.047%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.047%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (0.65%) Google Analytics
2 10 (0.47%) Sophis RISQUE
3 8 (0.37%) Magento
3 8 (0.37%) Agresso
4 7 (0.33%) Summit
4 7 (0.33%) assyst
5 6 (0.28%) SAP Business One
6 4 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.14%) Tridion
8 2 (0.093%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.093%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 445 (20.71%) Amazon EC2
2 321 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 320 (14.89%) Amazon S3
4 179 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
5 157 (7.31%) SaaS
6 145 (6.75%) GitHub
7 90 (4.19%) PaaS
8 88 (4.09%) Amazon SQS
9 86 (4.00%) IaaS
10 72 (3.35%) Amazon ELB
11 68 (3.16%) Route 53
12 53 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
13 46 (2.14%) Trello
14 29 (1.35%) Amazon EMR
15 28 (1.30%) Office 365
16 27 (1.26%) Google Apps
17 20 (0.93%) ElastiCache
17 20 (0.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 20 (0.93%) CloudFront
18 18 (0.84%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 248 (11.54%) DNS
2 177 (8.24%) Firewall
3 136 (6.33%) Internet
4 126 (5.86%) HTTP
5 125 (5.82%) TCP/IP
6 77 (3.58%) VPN
7 70 (3.26%) SAN
8 69 (3.21%) DHCP
9 58 (2.70%) SSL
10 48 (2.23%) SSH
11 43 (2.00%) SMTP
12 41 (1.91%) VLAN
13 35 (1.63%) Network Security
14 33 (1.54%) WAN
15 32 (1.49%) LAN
16 31 (1.44%) OpenVPN
17 24 (1.12%) NAS
17 24 (1.12%) LDAP
17 24 (1.12%) FTP
18 19 (0.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 664 (30.90%) MySQL
2 410 (19.08%) SQL Server
3 313 (14.56%) NoSQL
4 260 (12.10%) MongoDB
5 194 (9.03%) Hadoop
6 162 (7.54%) Amazon RDS
7 161 (7.49%) PostgreSQL
8 160 (7.45%) Big Data
9 116 (5.40%) Relational Database
10 115 (5.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 112 (5.21%) Redis
12 102 (4.75%) Apache Cassandra
13 71 (3.30%) RDBMS
13 71 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
14 55 (2.56%) MariaDB
15 51 (2.37%) RavenDB
16 39 (1.81%) TokuDB
17 38 (1.77%) Amazon Redshift
17 38 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
17 38 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 384 (17.87%) Git (software)
2 247 (11.49%) Jenkins
3 187 (8.70%) TeamCity
4 138 (6.42%) JIRA
5 135 (6.28%) Subversion
6 109 (5.07%) NUnit
7 101 (4.70%) Rhino Mocks
8 83 (3.86%) Maven
9 78 (3.63%) Cucumber
10 74 (3.44%) SpecFlow
11 63 (2.93%) Octopus Deploy
12 60 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
13 49 (2.28%) JUnit
14 46 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 46 (2.14%) CruiseControl
15 43 (2.00%) YouTrack
15 43 (2.00%) dotTrace
15 43 (2.00%) ReSharper
16 41 (1.91%) Visual Studio
16 41 (1.91%) Selenium
General
1 185 (8.61%) Finance
2 106 (4.93%) Telecoms
3 104 (4.84%) Games
4 98 (4.56%) Marketing
5 97 (4.51%) Retail
6 64 (2.98%) Banking
7 56 (2.61%) French Language
8 39 (1.81%) Advertising
9 37 (1.72%) Publishing
10 32 (1.49%) Automotive
10 32 (1.49%) Back Office
11 20 (0.93%) Billing
12 13 (0.60%) Front Office
12 13 (0.60%) Law
13 10 (0.47%) Music Industry
14 9 (0.42%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.37%) German Language
15 8 (0.37%) Spanish Language
15 8 (0.37%) Local Government
15 8 (0.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 704 (32.76%) Developer
2 361 (16.80%) Administrator
3 304 (14.15%) Systems Administrator
4 223 (10.38%) Architect
5 212 (9.87%) DevOps Engineer
6 177 (8.24%) Linux Administrator
7 158 (7.35%) Web Developer
8 139 (6.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 116 (5.40%) Java Developer
10 114 (5.30%) Senior Developer
11 109 (5.07%) .NET Developer
12 98 (4.56%) C# Developer
13 95 (4.42%) PHP Developer
14 85 (3.96%) Linux Engineer
15 74 (3.44%) Systems Engineer
16 71 (3.30%) Cloud Architect
17 69 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
18 65 (3.02%) Software Engineer
19 64 (2.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
19 64 (2.98%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1505 (70.03%) Web Services
2 466 (21.68%) HTML
3 432 (20.10%) .NET
4 391 (18.19%) CSS
5 316 (14.70%) jQuery
6 239 (11.12%) ASP.NET
7 237 (11.03%) HTML5
8 222 (10.33%) LAMP
9 205 (9.54%) AngularJS
10 179 (8.33%) RESTful
11 170 (7.91%) REST
12 151 (7.03%) WCF
13 144 (6.70%) ASP.NET MVC
14 141 (6.56%) Spring
15 119 (5.54%) J2EE
16 114 (5.30%) JSON
17 109 (5.07%) SOAP
18 106 (4.93%) XML
19 99 (4.61%) CSS3
20 81 (3.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 185 (8.61%) Open Source
2 100 (4.65%) Computer Science
3 89 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
4 78 (3.63%) Mobile App
5 57 (2.65%) Replication
6 48 (2.23%) Social Media
7 47 (2.19%) User Experience
8 42 (1.95%) Digital Media
9 35 (1.63%) Visualisation
10 32 (1.49%) Clustering
11 28 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
12 27 (1.26%) Mathematics
13 25 (1.16%) Streaming Video
14 23 (1.07%) Client/Server
14 23 (1.07%) Management Information System
15 21 (0.98%) Data Integration
16 18 (0.84%) Algorithms
17 16 (0.74%) Blackberry
18 15 (0.70%) CMDB
19 14 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1088 (50.63%) Linux
2 469 (21.82%) Windows
3 231 (10.75%) UNIX
4 210 (9.77%) CentOS
5 167 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 156 (7.26%) Ubuntu
7 86 (4.00%) Android
8 82 (3.82%) Debian
9 77 (3.58%) Apple iOS
10 71 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 65 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
12 35 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
13 29 (1.35%) Fedora
14 27 (1.26%) Amazon Linux
15 26 (1.21%) Solaris
16 15 (0.70%) Mac OS X
17 14 (0.65%) AIX
18 9 (0.42%) Mac OS
18 9 (0.42%) Windows 7
19 6 (0.28%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 804 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
2 561 (26.11%) DevOps
3 345 (16.05%) MVC
3 345 (16.05%) TDD
4 338 (15.73%) E-Commerce
5 303 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
6 236 (10.98%) OO
7 232 (10.80%) Scrum
8 186 (8.66%) BDD
9 178 (8.28%) Configuration Management
10 142 (6.61%) Software Engineering
11 136 (6.33%) OOP
12 130 (6.05%) Web Development
13 122 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
14 116 (5.40%) Analytics
15 109 (5.07%) Load Balancing
16 80 (3.72%) SOA
17 79 (3.68%) Disaster Recovery
18 78 (3.63%) ITIL
19 77 (3.58%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 626 (29.13%) Java
2 610 (28.39%) JavaScript
3 544 (25.31%) Python
4 534 (24.85%) SQL
5 454 (21.13%) PHP
6 432 (20.10%) Ruby
7 366 (17.03%) C#
8 343 (15.96%) Bash Shell
9 204 (9.49%) Perl
10 121 (5.63%) PowerShell
11 109 (5.07%) Shell Script
12 87 (4.05%) C++
13 75 (3.49%) T-SQL
14 70 (3.26%) PHP5
15 50 (2.33%) Scala
16 39 (1.81%) Groovy
17 36 (1.68%) C
18 21 (0.98%) R
19 20 (0.93%) Clojure
20 16 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 269 (12.52%) Degree
2 17 (0.79%) CISSP
2 17 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (0.56%) CCNA
7 11 (0.51%) MCITP
8 9 (0.42%) CCNP
9 7 (0.33%) CISM
9 7 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (0.28%) PCI QSA
10 6 (0.28%) CISA
11 5 (0.23%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.23%) ISEB
11 5 (0.23%) MCSE
11 5 (0.23%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.23%) Security Cleared
12 4 (0.19%) VCP5
12 4 (0.19%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (4.09%) QA
2 51 (2.37%) SLA
3 17 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 10 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.33%) ISO 14001
5 7 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 169 (7.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 118 (5.49%) Active Directory
3 59 (2.75%) Varnish
4 50 (2.33%) vSphere
5 46 (2.14%) Docker
6 44 (2.05%) KVM
7 37 (1.72%) Xen
8 31 (1.44%) Hyper-V
9 27 (1.26%) XenApp
10 26 (1.21%) VMware ESX
11 24 (1.12%) VirtualBox
11 24 (1.12%) Samba
12 20 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
12 20 (0.93%) NFS
13 18 (0.84%) vCloud
14 17 (0.79%) Openswan
15 12 (0.56%) XenDesktop
16 11 (0.51%) XenServer
16 11 (0.51%) LXC
17 8 (0.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 519 (24.15%) Puppet
2 485 (22.57%) Opscode Chef
3 198 (9.21%) Nagios
4 104 (4.84%) Ansible
5 79 (3.68%) HAProxy
6 77 (3.58%) Vagrant
7 60 (2.79%) Graphite
8 55 (2.56%) logstash
9 49 (2.28%) Salt
10 48 (2.23%) ZABBIX
10 48 (2.23%) Cacti
11 26 (1.21%) Opsview
12 24 (1.12%) SCOM
12 24 (1.12%) Ganglia
12 24 (1.12%) collectd
13 22 (1.02%) CFEngine
14 20 (0.93%) StatsD
14 20 (0.93%) Kibana
15 17 (0.79%) Munin
16 15 (0.70%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 325 (15.12%) Microsoft
2 246 (11.45%) VMware
3 212 (9.87%) Red Hat
4 197 (9.17%) Oracle
5 165 (7.68%) Google
6 122 (5.68%) Rackspace
7 116 (5.40%) Cisco
8 68 (3.16%) HP
9 62 (2.89%) Akamai
10 59 (2.75%) Zend
11 45 (2.09%) Citrix
11 45 (2.09%) Twitter
12 42 (1.95%) Facebook
13 40 (1.86%) NetApp
14 36 (1.68%) IBM
15 35 (1.63%) SaltStack
16 33 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
17 30 (1.40%) New Relic
18 28 (1.30%) Dell
19 27 (1.26%) Splunk
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Package including 25 days holiday.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
AB Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus plus equity plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent plus package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago