The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 38 48 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 40 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.05% 4.10% 0.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 57.97% 37.29% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 3
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +243.75%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
Amazon AWS
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Cloud Services Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
69 59 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 12.17% 11.01% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 47 37 7
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +275.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Watford region.

Amazon AWS Salary Trend in Watford

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the Watford region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in Watford

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 45 (70.31%) Microsoft
2 33 (51.56%) VMware
3 32 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (50.00%) Windows
3 32 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 31 (48.44%) Linux
5 26 (40.63%) ITIL
6 25 (39.06%) MS Excel
7 21 (32.81%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 20 (31.25%) vSphere
8 20 (31.25%) C#
9 18 (28.13%) VPN
10 17 (26.56%) DNS
10 17 (26.56%) DHCP
10 17 (26.56%) TCP/IP
10 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
10 17 (26.56%) .NET
10 17 (26.56%) MS Office
10 17 (26.56%) Web Services
10 17 (26.56%) MVC
10 17 (26.56%) Terminal Services
10 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (26.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (26.56%) Handset
10 17 (26.56%) Information Security
10 17 (26.56%) VMware Workstation
10 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (26.56%) Mentoring

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 17 (26.56%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.81%) OpenStack
Applications
1 25 (39.06%) MS Excel
2 17 (26.56%) MS Office
3 8 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 21 (32.81%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (26.56%) Office 365
4 12 (18.75%) IaaS
5 6 (9.38%) SaaS
6 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) VPN
2 17 (26.56%) DNS
2 17 (26.56%) DHCP
2 17 (26.56%) TCP/IP
3 13 (20.31%) SAN
3 13 (20.31%) NAS
4 9 (14.06%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (14.06%) iSCSI
5 6 (9.38%) iBeacon
6 2 (3.13%) Firewall
6 2 (3.13%) Network Security
6 2 (3.13%) LAN
6 2 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.56%) MongoDB
2 14 (21.88%) NoSQL
3 9 (14.06%) CouchDB
4 3 (4.69%) SQLite
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Subversion
1 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.38%) Xcode
3 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.69%) CocoaPods
General
1 8 (12.50%) Retail
2 4 (6.25%) Games
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) Architect
2 20 (31.25%) Developer
3 17 (26.56%) Analyst
3 17 (26.56%) Support Analyst
4 15 (23.44%) Senior Developer
4 15 (23.44%) Cloud Architect
5 14 (21.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (21.88%) .NET Developer
5 14 (21.88%) C# Developer
6 12 (18.75%) Senior C# Developer
6 12 (18.75%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 10 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (14.06%) Support Engineer
9 7 (10.94%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (10.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (10.94%) AWS Architect
10 6 (9.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 6 (9.38%) iOS Developer
10 6 (9.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) .NET
1 17 (26.56%) Web Services
2 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET
2 14 (21.88%) CSS
2 14 (21.88%) jQuery
2 14 (21.88%) HTML
3 8 (12.50%) Xamarin.iOS
4 5 (7.81%) REST
4 5 (7.81%) SOAP
4 5 (7.81%) XHTML
5 3 (4.69%) Middleware
5 3 (4.69%) Cocoa Touch
5 3 (4.69%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (4.69%) iOS SDK
5 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.69%) HTML5
6 1 (1.56%) OLE
6 1 (1.56%) WAP
6 1 (1.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 32 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 17 (26.56%) Handset
3 13 (20.31%) Mathematics
4 12 (18.75%) Clustering
4 12 (18.75%) Public Cloud
5 9 (14.06%) User Experience
5 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Storage
5 9 (14.06%) Replication
6 8 (12.50%) Mobile App
7 7 (10.94%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (4.69%) iPhone
8 3 (4.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 32 (50.00%) Windows
2 31 (48.44%) Linux
3 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (26.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (26.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (23.44%) Apple iOS
5 12 (18.75%) Android
6 5 (7.81%) VMS
7 3 (4.69%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) ITIL
2 17 (26.56%) MVC
2 17 (26.56%) Information Security
2 17 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.56%) Mentoring
3 15 (23.44%) Migration
4 11 (17.19%) Technical Architecture
4 11 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (12.50%) Open Source
6 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (9.38%) iOS Development
7 6 (9.38%) Memory Management
7 6 (9.38%) Time Management
7 6 (9.38%) Mobile Commerce
7 6 (9.38%) OOP
7 6 (9.38%) OO
8 5 (7.81%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (7.81%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (7.81%) DevOps
9 4 (6.25%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.25%) C#
2 13 (20.31%) C
3 9 (14.06%) SQL
4 6 (9.38%) Objective-C
5 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.69%) Apple Swift
7 3 (4.69%) Perl
7 3 (4.69%) C++
8 2 (3.13%) VBScript
8 2 (3.13%) VB
8 2 (3.13%) Ruby
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Degree
System Software
1 32 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (31.25%) vSphere
3 17 (26.56%) VMware ESXi
3 17 (26.56%) Terminal Services
3 17 (26.56%) VMware Workstation
4 14 (21.88%) Hyper-V
5 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
6 9 (14.06%) VMware ESX
7 5 (7.81%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) BMC PATROL
1 9 (14.06%) vMotion
2 4 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.69%) Puppet
4 2 (3.13%) SCCM
5 1 (1.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 45 (70.31%) Microsoft
2 33 (51.56%) VMware
3 12 (18.75%) Xamarin
4 11 (17.19%) IBM
5 10 (15.63%) BMC
6 8 (12.50%) Adobe
7 5 (7.81%) NetIQ
8 3 (4.69%) Apple
9 1 (1.56%) EMC
9 1 (1.56%) NetApp
9 1 (1.56%) Red Hat