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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 124 188 311
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +123
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 2577 1807 943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.34% 1.53% 0.86%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.59% 26.75% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2118 1492 824
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
8709 6755 4541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.92% 5.71% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6995 5580 3861
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +59 2407 £52,500 - 373
London +54 1452 £60,000 +9.09% 234
South East +65 370 £50,000 -9.09% 27
City of London +45 182 £60,000 -4.00% 51
East of England +13 150 £45,000 +12.50% 29
South West +55 129 £50,000 +11.11% 17
Surrey +65 112 £50,000 -11.50% 7
Berkshire +36 98 £52,500 -4.54% 4
North West +55 95 £43,000 +22.85% 27
Staines +15 87 £50,000 -16.66% 5
Yorkshire +30 76 £42,500 +21.42% 11
Manchester +49 68 £42,500 +8.97% 18
Reading +13 64 £52,500 -8.69% 3
Bristol +19 62 £55,000 +25.71% 10
West Midlands +15 59 £42,000 +10.52% 10
Scotland +44 58 £47,000 - 13
Oxfordshire +14 53 £35,000 -36.36% 3
Hampshire +18 49 £42,500 -22.72% 6
West Yorkshire +36 45 £45,000 +24.13% 6
Cambridgeshire +15 44 £46,500 +16.25% 13
East Midlands +22 42 £36,750 -2.64% 5
Wales +27 40 £45,000 +4.65% 1
South Wales +26 40 £45,000 +4.65% 1
Warwickshire +14 34 £42,000 - 2
Leeds +20 33 £45,000 +24.13% 3
Suffolk -13 32 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Ipswich -12 29 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Cambridge -1 28 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Oxford +17 27 £65,000 -7.14%
Edinburgh +16 27 £50,000 -7.40% 6

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 1883 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
2 1841 (40.84%) Linux
3 1773 (39.33%) Web Services
4 1311 (29.08%) Java
5 1278 (28.35%) DevOps
6 1260 (27.95%) JavaScript
7 1201 (26.64%) Microsoft Azure
8 1159 (25.71%) Python
9 1127 (25.00%) MySQL
10 1090 (24.18%) SQL
11 1032 (22.89%) .NET
12 1030 (22.85%) Puppet
13 1017 (22.56%) Opscode Chef
14 999 (22.16%) Windows
15 961 (21.32%) SQL Server
16 859 (19.06%) C#
17 847 (18.79%) HTML
17 847 (18.79%) Git (software)
18 816 (18.10%) NoSQL
19 815 (18.08%) TDD
20 792 (17.57%) MVC
21 762 (16.90%) Microsoft
22 739 (16.39%) Ruby
23 732 (16.24%) VMware
24 724 (16.06%) CSS
25 684 (15.17%) Scrum
26 658 (14.60%) Amazon EC2
27 652 (14.46%) PHP
28 649 (14.40%) jQuery
29 635 (14.09%) Bash Shell

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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
1 612 (13.58%) Apache
2 375 (8.32%) IIS
3 356 (7.90%) nginx
4 329 (7.30%) Tomcat
5 302 (6.70%) OpenStack
6 255 (5.66%) Node.js
7 202 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
8 130 (2.88%) Apache Solr
9 123 (2.73%) Apache Pig
10 122 (2.71%) SharePoint
11 107 (2.37%) CMS
12 98 (2.17%) JBoss
13 94 (2.09%) Apache Spark
14 89 (1.97%) MS Exchange
15 84 (1.86%) Drupal
16 53 (1.18%) WordPress
17 51 (1.13%) Confluence
18 50 (1.11%) Cloud Foundry
19 41 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
19 41 (0.91%) SAS
Applications
1 383 (8.50%) MS Excel
2 59 (1.31%) MS Office
3 38 (0.84%) SPSS
4 11 (0.24%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.20%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.13%) Gephi
6 6 (0.13%) Stata
7 4 (0.089%) Mathematica
7 4 (0.089%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.089%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.089%) GIMP
8 3 (0.067%) HipChat
8 3 (0.067%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.067%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.022%) InDesign
9 1 (0.022%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.022%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.022%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.022%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 29 (0.64%) assyst
2 28 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 26 (0.58%) Sophis RISQUE
4 11 (0.24%) Tridion
5 10 (0.22%) Magento
6 5 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.11%) Workday HCM
7 4 (0.089%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.089%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.089%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.089%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.067%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.067%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.044%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.044%) Summit
9 2 (0.044%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.044%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.044%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.022%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 1201 (26.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 658 (14.60%) Amazon EC2
3 378 (8.39%) Amazon S3
4 370 (8.21%) Cloud Computing
5 268 (5.94%) SaaS
6 193 (4.28%) PaaS
7 191 (4.24%) IaaS
8 181 (4.02%) Google Cloud Platform
9 163 (3.62%) AWS CloudFormation
10 145 (3.22%) Office 365
11 123 (2.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 120 (2.66%) GitHub
13 98 (2.17%) Amazon EMR
14 81 (1.80%) Amazon SQS
15 80 (1.77%) Route 53
16 67 (1.49%) Heroku
17 60 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
18 58 (1.29%) Google App Engine
19 47 (1.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 47 (1.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 392 (8.70%) Firewall
2 370 (8.21%) DNS
3 223 (4.95%) Internet
4 217 (4.81%) TCP/IP
5 211 (4.68%) SAN
6 184 (4.08%) HTTP
7 169 (3.75%) VPN
8 114 (2.53%) Network Security
9 102 (2.26%) DHCP
10 101 (2.24%) WAN
11 81 (1.80%) SSL
12 79 (1.75%) NAS
13 77 (1.71%) LAN
14 70 (1.55%) VLAN
15 67 (1.49%) LDAP
16 52 (1.15%) SSH
17 47 (1.04%) OpenVPN
18 45 (1.00%) SMTP
19 40 (0.89%) VoIP
20 38 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1127 (25.00%) MySQL
2 961 (21.32%) SQL Server
3 816 (18.10%) NoSQL
4 631 (14.00%) MongoDB
5 441 (9.78%) Big Data
6 357 (7.92%) PostgreSQL
7 354 (7.85%) Hadoop
8 265 (5.88%) Relational Database
9 227 (5.04%) Apache Cassandra
10 207 (4.59%) Redis
11 200 (4.44%) Amazon RDS
12 185 (4.10%) Amazon Redshift
13 166 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
14 143 (3.17%) RDBMS
15 132 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
15 132 (2.93%) CouchDB
16 124 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
17 119 (2.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 118 (2.62%) RavenDB
19 117 (2.60%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 847 (18.79%) Git (software)
2 572 (12.69%) Jenkins
3 226 (5.01%) Subversion
4 214 (4.75%) TeamCity
5 191 (4.24%) JIRA
6 168 (3.73%) Maven
7 125 (2.77%) Selenium
8 102 (2.26%) Visual Studio
9 96 (2.13%) JUnit
10 92 (2.04%) NUnit
11 81 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
12 77 (1.71%) Mercurial
13 70 (1.55%) Jasmine
13 70 (1.55%) Cucumber
14 63 (1.40%) Hudson
15 60 (1.33%) SpecFlow
16 56 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 54 (1.20%) Karma Test Runner
18 50 (1.11%) ReSharper
19 49 (1.09%) Mockito
General
1 478 (10.60%) Finance
2 278 (6.17%) Retail
3 258 (5.72%) Telecoms
4 216 (4.79%) Games
5 200 (4.44%) Banking
6 177 (3.93%) Marketing
7 90 (2.00%) Advertising
8 89 (1.97%) Publishing
9 73 (1.62%) French Language
10 45 (1.00%) Automotive
11 42 (0.93%) Electronics
12 40 (0.89%) Manufacturing
13 36 (0.80%) Back Office
14 35 (0.78%) Law
15 30 (0.67%) Legal
16 24 (0.53%) Billing
17 19 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
18 9 (0.20%) Aerospace
18 9 (0.20%) Spanish Language
19 7 (0.16%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1504 (33.36%) Developer
2 515 (11.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 499 (11.07%) Administrator
4 475 (10.54%) Architect
5 426 (9.45%) Systems Administrator
6 352 (7.81%) Java Developer
7 340 (7.54%) Senior Developer
8 304 (6.74%) .NET Developer
9 273 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
10 239 (5.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 224 (4.97%) C# Developer
12 209 (4.64%) Software Engineer
13 174 (3.86%) Systems Engineer
14 152 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
15 147 (3.26%) Web Developer
16 142 (3.15%) Analyst
17 127 (2.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 126 (2.80%) Lead Developer
19 120 (2.66%) Solutions Architect
19 120 (2.66%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1773 (39.33%) Web Services
2 1032 (22.89%) .NET
3 847 (18.79%) HTML
4 724 (16.06%) CSS
5 649 (14.40%) jQuery
6 573 (12.71%) ASP.NET
7 437 (9.69%) AngularJS
8 392 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 386 (8.56%) HTML5
10 333 (7.39%) REST
11 303 (6.72%) RESTful
12 295 (6.54%) Spring
13 277 (6.14%) XML
14 259 (5.75%) ASP.NET Web API
15 253 (5.61%) LAMP
16 247 (5.48%) .NET Framework
17 228 (5.06%) Hibernate
18 221 (4.90%) KnockoutJS
19 214 (4.75%) JSON
20 205 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 419 (9.29%) Open Source
2 326 (7.23%) Computer Science
3 287 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
4 252 (5.59%) Mobile App
5 197 (4.37%) Public Cloud
6 135 (2.99%) User Experience
7 127 (2.82%) Visualisation
8 114 (2.53%) Clustering
9 100 (2.22%) Replication
10 84 (1.86%) Algorithms
11 78 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
12 76 (1.69%) Management Information System
13 66 (1.46%) Private Cloud
14 65 (1.44%) Mathematics
15 51 (1.13%) Data Structures
16 48 (1.06%) Social Media
17 44 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
18 43 (0.95%) Enterprise Cloud
19 42 (0.93%) Blog
20 36 (0.80%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1841 (40.84%) Linux
2 999 (22.16%) Windows
3 420 (9.32%) UNIX
4 322 (7.14%) CentOS
5 281 (6.23%) Ubuntu
6 277 (6.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 223 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 214 (4.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 200 (4.44%) Android
10 159 (3.53%) Apple iOS
11 119 (2.64%) Debian
12 62 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 42 (0.93%) Windows 7
14 40 (0.89%) Fedora
15 31 (0.69%) Amazon Linux
16 25 (0.55%) Mac OS X
17 24 (0.53%) Solaris
18 23 (0.51%) AIX
19 22 (0.49%) CoreOS
20 16 (0.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1883 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
2 1278 (28.35%) DevOps
3 815 (18.08%) TDD
4 792 (17.57%) MVC
5 684 (15.17%) Scrum
6 550 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
7 532 (11.80%) E-Commerce
8 470 (10.43%) Software Engineering
9 432 (9.58%) Configuration Management
10 317 (7.03%) OO
11 311 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
12 309 (6.85%) ITIL
13 307 (6.81%) Analytics
14 303 (6.72%) BDD
15 278 (6.17%) Mentoring
16 235 (5.21%) Web Development
17 228 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
18 225 (4.99%) SOA
19 210 (4.66%) Load Balancing
20 188 (4.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1311 (29.08%) Java
2 1260 (27.95%) JavaScript
3 1159 (25.71%) Python
4 1090 (24.18%) SQL
5 859 (19.06%) C#
6 739 (16.39%) Ruby
7 652 (14.46%) PHP
8 635 (14.09%) Bash Shell
9 412 (9.14%) Perl
10 355 (7.87%) PowerShell
11 190 (4.21%) Shell Script
12 189 (4.19%) Scala
13 170 (3.77%) C++
14 134 (2.97%) C
15 101 (2.24%) T-SQL
16 81 (1.80%) R
17 75 (1.66%) Clojure
18 67 (1.49%) ActionScript
19 66 (1.46%) PHP5
20 64 (1.42%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 546 (12.11%) Degree
2 90 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 83 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
4 82 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 68 (1.51%) CCNA
6 60 (1.33%) SAP Certification
7 58 (1.29%) MCSE
8 37 (0.82%) AWS Certification
9 31 (0.69%) CCNP
10 30 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 29 (0.64%) Security Cleared
12 25 (0.55%) RHCE
13 22 (0.49%) PhD
14 19 (0.42%) MCSA
15 18 (0.40%) CISSP
15 18 (0.40%) MCITP
16 16 (0.35%) SC Cleared
17 14 (0.31%) PMI Certification
18 13 (0.29%) MCP
19 11 (0.24%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (4.13%) QA
2 140 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 92 (2.04%) SLA
4 66 (1.46%) ISO 9001
5 42 (0.93%) PCI DSS
6 23 (0.51%) FISMA
7 9 (0.20%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.089%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.044%) BS7799
10 1 (0.022%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.022%) Solvency II
System Software
1 509 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 342 (7.59%) Active Directory
3 166 (3.68%) Hyper-V
4 155 (3.44%) Docker
5 128 (2.84%) vSphere
6 111 (2.46%) KVM
7 105 (2.33%) Varnish
8 89 (1.97%) XenApp
9 71 (1.57%) Xen
10 68 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
11 52 (1.15%) VirtualBox
11 52 (1.15%) vCloud
12 45 (1.00%) VMware ESX
13 39 (0.87%) Samba
14 37 (0.82%) Apache Flume
15 32 (0.71%) NFS
16 28 (0.62%) XenServer
17 26 (0.58%) XenDesktop
18 25 (0.55%) LXC
19 24 (0.53%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 1030 (22.85%) Puppet
2 1017 (22.56%) Opscode Chef
3 339 (7.52%) Nagios
4 300 (6.65%) Ansible
5 176 (3.90%) Vagrant
6 153 (3.39%) Graphite
7 146 (3.24%) ZABBIX
8 130 (2.88%) Salt
9 124 (2.75%) logstash
10 86 (1.91%) HAProxy
11 79 (1.75%) SCCM
12 61 (1.35%) Kibana
13 53 (1.18%) SCOM
13 53 (1.18%) Ganglia
14 50 (1.11%) StatsD
15 48 (1.06%) Cacti
16 38 (0.84%) collectd
17 27 (0.60%) Cobbler
18 24 (0.53%) NetBackup
19 22 (0.49%) Munin
Vendors
1 762 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 732 (16.24%) VMware
3 448 (9.94%) Oracle
4 420 (9.32%) Google
5 340 (7.54%) Red Hat
6 241 (5.35%) Cisco
7 220 (4.88%) Rackspace
8 159 (3.53%) Citrix
9 136 (3.02%) HP
10 120 (2.66%) SAP
11 106 (2.35%) New Relic
12 75 (1.66%) Splunk
12 75 (1.66%) IBM
13 70 (1.55%) SaltStack
14 69 (1.53%) Facebook
15 64 (1.42%) Juniper
16 61 (1.35%) NetApp
17 59 (1.31%) Dell
17 59 (1.31%) Akamai
18 57 (1.26%) Sitecore
London
Cognizant
Posted: 5 hours ago
United Kingdom
Cornwallis Elt Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: options
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Not specified
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
York, Yorkshire
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £58k - £62k per annum + 5k flex benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
York, Yorkshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
England
Darwin Recruitment
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Exsurgo
Posted: 6 hours ago
Tyne And Wear
Hancock and Parsons Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: Generous salary, bonus and benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago