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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 51 68 56
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 9 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.60% 0.39% 1.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.62% 9.09% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 5
Average salary £52,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
26 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.63% 4.25% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 9
Average salary £53,750 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.59% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £57,500 £70,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (54.17%) Web Services
2 9 (37.50%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) DevOps
3 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (29.17%) Windows
4 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
5 6 (25.00%) IBM
5 6 (25.00%) ITIL
5 6 (25.00%) NetApp
5 6 (25.00%) Middleware
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
6 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
6 5 (20.83%) .NET
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) EMC
7 4 (16.67%) SAN
7 4 (16.67%) VPN
7 4 (16.67%) LAN
7 4 (16.67%) SOAP
7 4 (16.67%) Xcode
7 4 (16.67%) Objective-C
7 4 (16.67%) Firewall
7 4 (16.67%) MVC
7 4 (16.67%) REST

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (12.50%) Apache
1 3 (12.50%) Apache ServiceMix
1 3 (12.50%) Jetty
1 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
1 4 (16.67%) iBeacon
1 4 (16.67%) LAN
1 4 (16.67%) Network Security
1 4 (16.67%) SAN
1 4 (16.67%) VPN
2 3 (12.50%) FTP
2 3 (12.50%) HTTP
2 3 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (4.17%) SSH
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
1 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (12.50%) DB2
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
1 4 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 4 (16.67%) iOS Programmer
4 4 (16.67%) Programmer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior iOS Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (12.50%) AIX Support
5 3 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Scripter
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Support
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Unix Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Unix Scripter
5 3 (12.50%) Unix Support
5 3 (12.50%) Web Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) Web Services
2 6 (25.00%) Middleware
3 5 (20.83%) .NET
4 4 (16.67%) REST
4 4 (16.67%) SOAP
5 3 (12.50%) CSS
5 3 (12.50%) HTML
5 3 (12.50%) JDBC
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) LAMP
5 3 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (12.50%) XHTML
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 4 (16.67%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 2 (8.33%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 3 (12.50%) AIX
4 3 (12.50%) Solaris
4 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 3 (12.50%) Unix
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) DevOps
2 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 4 (16.67%) MVC
4 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.50%) High Availability
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (12.50%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) OOP
5 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 3 (12.50%) Security Patching
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
5 3 (12.50%) Web Operations
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) Perl
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) vSphere
3 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (8.33%) vMotion
3 1 (4.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) VMware
2 6 (25.00%) IBM
2 6 (25.00%) NetApp
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) EMC
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (12.50%) SAP
5 3 (12.50%) Splunk
6 2 (8.33%) BMC
6 2 (8.33%) NetIQ