The table below looks at the statistics for AWS CloudFormation skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWS CloudFormation over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon AWS CloudFormation
UK
Rank 687 845 889
Rank change year-on-year
+158 +44
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 157 111 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.11% 0.069%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.34% 1.02% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 122 88 44
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £51,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -9.33%

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
11738 10837 8649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.86% 10.75% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9828 9128 6990
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

AWS CloudFormation
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing AWS CloudFormation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

AWS CloudFormation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation within the UK.

AWS CloudFormation Salary Trend in the UK

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

AWS CloudFormation Salary Histogram in the UK

AWS CloudFormation
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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 +133 146 £62,500 +13.63% 31
London +79 102 £68,750 +11.78% 19
West Midlands - 15 £50,000 - 1
Warwick - 15 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 15 £50,000 -
City of London +42 12 £57,500 +9.52% 3
North West -5 12 £42,000 -16.00% 2
Manchester -21 12 £42,000 -16.00% 2
East of England +17 6 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Norfolk -9 6 £42,500 -
Rochdale - 5 £40,000 -
Norwich - 5 £42,500 -
South East +51 4 £58,750 +17.50% 3
East Midlands - 4 - -
Berkshire - 4 £58,750 - 1
Derbyshire - 4 - -
Derby - 4 - -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £38,000 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £38,000 - 2
North East - 3 £38,000 - 2
Slough - 2 £57,500 -
Diss - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

AWS CloudFormation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 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 AWS CloudFormation.

1 279 (93.94%) Amazon AWS
2 231 (77.78%) DevOps
3 229 (77.10%) Linux
4 178 (59.93%) Puppet
5 173 (58.25%) Python
6 151 (50.84%) Agile Software Development
7 141 (47.47%) Ansible
8 137 (46.13%) Windows
9 132 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
10 127 (42.76%) Ruby
11 122 (41.08%) Bash Shell
12 119 (40.07%) Amazon EC2
13 113 (38.05%) Continuous Integration
14 109 (36.70%) Docker
15 107 (36.03%) Configuration Management
16 104 (35.02%) Amazon S3
17 103 (34.68%) Web Services
18 102 (34.34%) Jenkins
19 95 (31.99%) Java
20 91 (30.64%) Amazon RDS
21 90 (30.30%) VMware
22 85 (28.62%) VMware Infrastructure
23 84 (28.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
24 82 (27.61%) Terraform
25 80 (26.94%) Git (software)
26 79 (26.60%) PowerShell
27 76 (25.59%) IIS
28 73 (24.58%) Perl
29 71 (23.91%) Continuous Delivery
30 67 (22.56%) Apache

AWS CloudFormation
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 76 (25.59%) IIS
2 67 (22.56%) Apache
3 53 (17.85%) nginx
4 35 (11.78%) Confluence
5 34 (11.45%) Tomcat
6 32 (10.77%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (2.36%) Apache Solr
8 6 (2.02%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.68%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (1.01%) Jetty
11 3 (1.01%) MS Exchange
11 3 (1.01%) SharePoint
11 3 (1.01%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.67%) CloudStack
12 2 (0.67%) CMS
12 2 (0.67%) Drupal
12 2 (0.67%) Mongrel
12 2 (0.67%) WordPress
13 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (4.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (4.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.01%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.01%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.34%) Magento
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 279 (93.94%) Amazon AWS
2 119 (40.07%) Amazon EC2
3 104 (35.02%) Amazon S3
4 84 (28.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 59 (19.87%) Microsoft Azure
6 52 (17.51%) Amazon SQS
7 41 (13.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 34 (11.45%) Azure Active Directory
9 30 (10.10%) Amazon ELB
9 30 (10.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 30 (10.10%) Route 53
10 27 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
11 20 (6.73%) CloudFront
12 18 (6.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 17 (5.72%) PaaS
13 17 (5.72%) SaaS
14 11 (3.70%) Office 365
15 9 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
16 7 (2.36%) AWS CloudTrail
16 7 (2.36%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 46 (15.49%) Firewall
2 38 (12.79%) LDAP
3 34 (11.45%) Internet
4 25 (8.42%) Kerberos
5 21 (7.07%) DNS
5 21 (7.07%) WAN
6 20 (6.73%) HTTP
6 20 (6.73%) TCP/IP
7 15 (5.05%) Intrusion Detection
8 11 (3.70%) VPN
9 8 (2.69%) IPsec
9 8 (2.69%) LAN
10 6 (2.02%) SSH
11 4 (1.35%) FTP
11 4 (1.35%) HTTPS
11 4 (1.35%) SSL
11 4 (1.35%) VLAN
12 3 (1.01%) BIG-IP
12 3 (1.01%) Network Security
13 2 (0.67%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (30.64%) Amazon RDS
2 56 (18.86%) MySQL
3 34 (11.45%) SQL Server
4 21 (7.07%) MongoDB
5 17 (5.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (5.05%) Big Data
7 14 (4.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 14 (4.71%) NoSQL
8 13 (4.38%) Redis
9 12 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (4.04%) Relational Database
10 6 (2.02%) Hadoop
10 6 (2.02%) InfluxDB
11 5 (1.68%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (1.68%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.01%) MarkLogic
13 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.34%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 102 (34.34%) Jenkins
2 80 (26.94%) Git (software)
3 41 (13.80%) JIRA
4 39 (13.13%) TeamCity
4 39 (13.13%) Vagrant
5 36 (12.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 30 (10.10%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (3.37%) GoCD
8 8 (2.69%) Maven
9 6 (2.02%) CircleCI
10 5 (1.68%) Travis CI
11 4 (1.35%) Ant
11 4 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (1.35%) Subversion
12 3 (1.01%) Artifactory
12 3 (1.01%) Flexmojos
12 3 (1.01%) GitLab
13 2 (0.67%) Apache Archiva
13 2 (0.67%) Codeship
13 2 (0.67%) Grunt
General
1 24 (8.08%) Finance
2 14 (4.71%) Advertising
3 11 (3.70%) Games
4 10 (3.37%) Marketing
5 8 (2.69%) Publishing
6 5 (1.68%) Retail
7 4 (1.35%) Legal
8 3 (1.01%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.67%) Banking
9 2 (0.67%) Billing
10 1 (0.34%) Electronics
10 1 (0.34%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 174 (58.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 98 (33.00%) AWS Engineer
3 80 (26.94%) AWS DevOps
4 62 (20.88%) Senior DevOps
5 60 (20.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 39 (13.13%) Linux Engineer
7 37 (12.46%) Cloud Engineer
8 27 (9.09%) Lead DevOps
9 23 (7.74%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 18 (6.06%) Senior Windows Engineer
10 18 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
11 17 (5.72%) Developer
11 17 (5.72%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 15 (5.05%) Operations Engineer
13 14 (4.71%) DevOps Manager
13 14 (4.71%) Support Engineer
14 13 (4.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 13 (4.38%) Linux Support
14 13 (4.38%) Senior Linux Support
14 13 (4.38%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (34.68%) Web Services
2 46 (15.49%) Node.js
3 37 (12.46%) LAMP
4 30 (10.10%) .NET
5 21 (7.07%) HTML
6 19 (6.40%) Elastic Stack
7 17 (5.72%) ActiveMQ
7 17 (5.72%) RESTful
8 16 (5.39%) Kafka
9 15 (5.05%) HornetQ
9 15 (5.05%) JMS
10 14 (4.71%) LEMP Stack
11 13 (4.38%) Serverless Framework
12 12 (4.04%) REST
13 11 (3.70%) SAML
14 10 (3.37%) RabbitMQ
15 7 (2.36%) Ruby on Rails
16 6 (2.02%) Sinatra
17 5 (1.68%) ASP.NET
17 5 (1.68%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.77%) PKI
2 24 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.05%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.05%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.04%) iPad
5 8 (2.69%) EMC VNX
6 6 (2.02%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.02%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.68%) Credit Risk
7 5 (1.68%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.35%) Fintech
8 4 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.01%) User Experience
9 3 (1.01%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.67%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.67%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 229 (77.10%) Linux
2 137 (46.13%) Windows
3 48 (16.16%) CentOS
3 48 (16.16%) Ubuntu
4 31 (10.44%) Windows Server
5 20 (6.73%) Unix
6 18 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (5.05%) Debian
7 15 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.36%) VMS
10 4 (1.35%) Amazon Linux
10 4 (1.35%) Android
11 3 (1.01%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.01%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (77.78%) DevOps
2 151 (50.84%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (38.05%) Continuous Integration
4 107 (36.03%) Configuration Management
5 71 (23.91%) Continuous Delivery
6 57 (19.19%) Scrum
7 44 (14.81%) Mentoring
7 44 (14.81%) Open Source
8 42 (14.14%) Software Engineering
9 41 (13.80%) Microservices
10 40 (13.47%) E-Commerce
11 39 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
12 34 (11.45%) ITIL
13 32 (10.77%) Performance Monitoring
13 32 (10.77%) Security Monitoring
14 28 (9.43%) Continuous Deployment
15 25 (8.42%) Analytics
15 25 (8.42%) Software Delivery
16 23 (7.74%) Auto-Scaling
17 20 (6.73%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 173 (58.25%) Python
2 127 (42.76%) Ruby
3 122 (41.08%) Bash Shell
4 95 (31.99%) Java
5 79 (26.60%) PowerShell
6 73 (24.58%) Perl
7 55 (18.52%) SQL
8 38 (12.79%) JavaScript
9 35 (11.78%) PHP
10 33 (11.11%) C
11 23 (7.74%) Go
12 22 (7.41%) Scala
13 17 (5.72%) Groovy
14 16 (5.39%) C#
15 13 (4.38%) VBScript
16 4 (1.35%) Shell Script
17 3 (1.01%) C++
18 2 (0.67%) GraphQL
19 1 (0.34%) VB
19 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (15.82%) AWS Certification
2 24 (8.08%) Degree
3 16 (5.39%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (3.03%) MCSE
6 8 (2.69%) CISSP
7 7 (2.36%) CISA
7 7 (2.36%) CISM
8 4 (1.35%) GSLC
9 3 (1.01%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.01%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.67%) MCP
10 2 (0.67%) MCSD
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (0.34%) CCNA
11 1 (0.34%) CCNP
11 1 (0.34%) CCSP
11 1 (0.34%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (12.79%) QA
2 8 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.36%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.02%) GCP
5 4 (1.35%) COBIT
5 4 (1.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (1.01%) SLA
7 2 (0.67%) GDPR
8 1 (0.34%) FISMA
System Software
1 109 (36.70%) Docker
2 85 (28.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (22.56%) Active Directory
4 18 (6.06%) VirtualBox
5 15 (5.05%) Hyper-V
6 11 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (3.70%) VMware ESX
7 8 (2.69%) Xen
8 7 (2.36%) iptables
9 6 (2.02%) Varnish
9 6 (2.02%) vSphere
10 4 (1.35%) etcd
11 3 (1.01%) flannel
11 3 (1.01%) vCloud
12 2 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.67%) FreeRADIUS
12 2 (0.67%) KVM
12 2 (0.67%) Samba
13 1 (0.34%) pfSense
13 1 (0.34%) Squid
Systems Management
1 178 (59.93%) Puppet
2 141 (47.47%) Ansible
3 132 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
4 82 (27.61%) Terraform
5 38 (12.79%) Nagios
6 36 (12.12%) Kubernetes
7 26 (8.75%) Mesos
8 25 (8.42%) SELinux
9 23 (7.74%) StatsD
10 19 (6.40%) Consul
11 18 (6.06%) HAProxy
12 15 (5.05%) Docker Swarm
13 13 (4.38%) Graphite
13 13 (4.38%) rkt
14 12 (4.04%) Salt
15 10 (3.37%) Rancher
16 9 (3.03%) Kibana
16 9 (3.03%) Packer
17 7 (2.36%) Fluentd
17 7 (2.36%) Grafana
Vendors
1 90 (30.30%) VMware
2 54 (18.18%) New Relic
3 38 (12.79%) Microsoft
4 31 (10.44%) Red Hat
5 30 (10.10%) Atlassian
6 29 (9.76%) Trend Micro
7 20 (6.73%) Oracle
8 17 (5.72%) EMC
9 12 (4.04%) Cisco
10 10 (3.37%) NetApp
10 10 (3.37%) Splunk
11 9 (3.03%) AppDynamics
11 9 (3.03%) Google
12 7 (2.36%) SaltStack
12 7 (2.36%) Zerto
13 6 (2.02%) SAP
14 4 (1.35%) Rackspace
15 3 (1.01%) F5
15 3 (1.01%) Sun
15 3 (1.01%) Veeam
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Analytix
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Pension, Benef
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Pension, Benef
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge
360 Resourcing
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £55,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mergermarket Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 19 days ago
Stockport
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago