The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon AWS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Rank 130 183 195
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +12
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 109 44 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.79% 0.83% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.84% 14.01% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 69 42 17
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,200 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Amazon AWS
England

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

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
499 314 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.21% 5.93% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 367 238 167
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%

Amazon AWS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Amazon AWS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Amazon AWS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon AWS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Amazon AWS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham +45 58 £47,500 -26.92% 5
Warwickshire -4 21 £27,500 -42.10%
Shropshire - 13 £25,000 - 2
Coventry +2 9 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Staffordshire +6 6 £65,000 +116.66% 1
Worcestershire -2 3 £42,500 +93.18% 1
Solihull - 1 £55,000 -
Walsall - 1 £55,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £55,000 -
Amazon AWS
England

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 89 (44.50%) Linux
2 75 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (35.50%) JavaScript
4 70 (35.00%) MySQL
5 69 (34.50%) Web Services
6 67 (33.50%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (30.00%) DevOps
8 58 (29.00%) MVC
9 51 (25.50%) Windows
10 49 (24.50%) REST
11 45 (22.50%) Git (software)
11 45 (22.50%) HTML
12 44 (22.00%) Software Engineering
13 43 (21.50%) PHP
13 43 (21.50%) Open Source
13 43 (21.50%) Degree
14 42 (21.00%) Cisco
14 42 (21.00%) LAMP
15 41 (20.50%) VMware
15 41 (20.50%) XML
15 41 (20.50%) Amazon EC2
16 40 (20.00%) Google
16 40 (20.00%) Puppet
17 39 (19.50%) SQL
18 38 (19.00%) VMware Infrastructure
19 37 (18.50%) PaaS
20 36 (18.00%) CSS
21 35 (17.50%) Oracle
21 35 (17.50%) Microsoft
21 35 (17.50%) jQuery

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 24 (12.00%) Apache
1 24 (12.00%) nginx
2 17 (8.50%) SharePoint
3 15 (7.50%) OpenStack
4 13 (6.50%) Node.js
5 12 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (4.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (4.00%) Tomcat
7 7 (3.50%) IIS
8 6 (3.00%) Skype for Business
9 5 (2.50%) CMS
9 5 (2.50%) ColdFusion
9 5 (2.50%) JBoss
10 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (1.00%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (1.00%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (4.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (9.00%) Magento
2 12 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.50%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 75 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (20.50%) Amazon EC2
3 37 (18.50%) PaaS
4 35 (17.50%) IaaS
5 25 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (9.50%) Office 365
7 18 (9.00%) CloudFront
7 18 (9.00%) SaaS
8 9 (4.50%) AdWords
8 9 (4.50%) Google Analytics
9 6 (3.00%) GitHub
10 4 (2.00%) OneDrive
11 3 (1.50%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (1.50%) Heroku
12 2 (1.00%) Amazon CloudSearch
12 2 (1.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.00%) Firewall
2 30 (15.00%) HTTP
3 18 (9.00%) Internet
4 17 (8.50%) TCP/IP
5 15 (7.50%) BGP
5 15 (7.50%) Network Security
5 15 (7.50%) OSPF
6 14 (7.00%) LAN
6 14 (7.00%) WAN
7 9 (4.50%) MPLS
8 8 (4.00%) DNS
8 8 (4.00%) SAN
8 8 (4.00%) VoIP
9 7 (3.50%) WLAN
10 6 (3.00%) DHCP
10 6 (3.00%) Wireless
11 5 (2.50%) Skype
12 4 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (2.00%) VPN
12 4 (2.00%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (35.00%) MySQL
2 32 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 29 (14.50%) MongoDB
4 19 (9.50%) NoSQL
5 16 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (6.50%) DB2
7 9 (4.50%) InfluxDB
7 9 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.00%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.50%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.00%) QlikView
10 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.50%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 45 (22.50%) Git (software)
2 21 (10.50%) Vagrant
3 12 (6.00%) Subversion
4 11 (5.50%) JUnit
5 10 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 10 (5.00%) TeamCity
6 9 (4.50%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (4.50%) PHPUnit
7 7 (3.50%) JIRA
8 6 (3.00%) Maven
9 5 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (2.50%) Gradle
10 4 (2.00%) Selenium
11 3 (1.50%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.50%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.00%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.00%) Toad
13 1 (0.50%) Ant
13 1 (0.50%) HttpUnit
13 1 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (9.50%) Finance
2 13 (6.50%) Publishing
3 10 (5.00%) Banking
4 5 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.50%) Games
5 3 (1.50%) Law
5 3 (1.50%) Retail
6 1 (0.50%) Electronics
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (25.50%) Developer
2 29 (14.50%) Architect
3 28 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (9.50%) Java Developer
6 16 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (8.00%) Security Engineer
7 15 (7.50%) PHP Developer
8 13 (6.50%) Development Manager
8 13 (6.50%) Senior Developer
8 13 (6.50%) Web Development Manager
8 13 (6.50%) Web Manager
9 12 (6.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
9 12 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (6.00%) Senior Security Engineer
9 12 (6.00%) Software Engineer
10 10 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
11 9 (4.50%) Linux Engineer
11 9 (4.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (34.50%) Web Services
2 49 (24.50%) REST
3 45 (22.50%) HTML
4 42 (21.00%) LAMP
5 41 (20.50%) XML
6 36 (18.00%) CSS
7 35 (17.50%) jQuery
8 31 (15.50%) .NET
9 28 (14.00%) ASP.NET
10 26 (13.00%) JSON
11 24 (12.00%) SOAP
12 23 (11.50%) Symfony
13 21 (10.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (10.00%) ELK Stack
14 20 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
15 17 (8.50%) AngularJS
16 15 (7.50%) Spring
17 14 (7.00%) HTML5
17 14 (7.00%) Laravel
17 14 (7.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 31 (15.50%) Data Centre
3 17 (8.50%) Mobile App
4 16 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 13 (6.50%) CMDB
5 13 (6.50%) Public Cloud
6 10 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (4.00%) User Experience
8 5 (2.50%) Clustering
8 5 (2.50%) Cryptography
8 5 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.50%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.50%) AS400
9 3 (1.50%) Replication
10 2 (1.00%) FMCG
10 2 (1.00%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.50%) iPhone
11 1 (0.50%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.50%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 89 (44.50%) Linux
2 51 (25.50%) Windows
3 30 (15.00%) Windows Server
4 21 (10.50%) Unix
5 11 (5.50%) Apple iOS
6 9 (4.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.50%) Android
8 6 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.50%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.00%) CentOS
11 2 (1.00%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.00%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.00%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (33.50%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (30.00%) DevOps
3 58 (29.00%) MVC
4 44 (22.00%) Software Engineering
5 43 (21.50%) Open Source
6 35 (17.50%) Line Management
7 32 (16.00%) Scrum
8 28 (14.00%) Service Delivery
9 27 (13.50%) CRM
9 27 (13.50%) Presales
9 27 (13.50%) TOGAF
10 25 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
11 23 (11.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 23 (11.50%) Performance Optimisation
11 23 (11.50%) Web Development
12 21 (10.50%) Software Testing
13 20 (10.00%) Coaching
13 20 (10.00%) E-Commerce
13 20 (10.00%) ITIL
14 19 (9.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 71 (35.50%) JavaScript
2 43 (21.50%) PHP
3 39 (19.50%) SQL
4 29 (14.50%) C#
5 25 (12.50%) Java
6 14 (7.00%) Shell Script
7 13 (6.50%) Ruby
8 11 (5.50%) Scala
9 10 (5.00%) PHP 5
10 9 (4.50%) Groovy
11 8 (4.00%) PL/SQL
12 7 (3.50%) F#
13 6 (3.00%) PowerShell
13 6 (3.00%) XPath
14 5 (2.50%) Bash Shell
15 4 (2.00%) Clojure
15 4 (2.00%) Python
16 2 (1.00%) Perl
17 1 (0.50%) C++
17 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (21.50%) Degree
2 15 (7.50%) ISEB
3 13 (6.50%) PMI Certification
3 13 (6.50%) PMP
4 7 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 4 (2.00%) CCSP
6 4 (2.00%) CEH
6 4 (2.00%) CISA
6 4 (2.00%) CISM
6 4 (2.00%) CISSP
6 4 (2.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (2.00%) GIAC
6 4 (2.00%) ISACA
6 4 (2.00%) SANS
6 4 (2.00%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (2.00%) SSCP
7 2 (1.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (19.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (7.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.00%) Docker
3 12 (6.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.50%) vSphere
5 5 (2.50%) KVM
5 5 (2.50%) XenApp
6 4 (2.00%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.00%) XenServer
7 3 (1.50%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.50%) Xen
8 2 (1.00%) Samba
8 2 (1.00%) Varnish
8 2 (1.00%) vCloud
9 1 (0.50%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (20.00%) Puppet
2 19 (9.50%) SCVMM
3 15 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (7.00%) Grafana
5 12 (6.00%) Packer
5 12 (6.00%) Terraform
6 10 (5.00%) Kubernetes
7 9 (4.50%) Icinga
7 9 (4.50%) Kibana
7 9 (4.50%) logstash
7 9 (4.50%) Mesos
7 9 (4.50%) Nagios
8 5 (2.50%) Graphite
8 5 (2.50%) Uchiwa
8 5 (2.50%) vRealize
9 4 (2.00%) NetBackup
10 3 (1.50%) Backup Exec
11 2 (1.00%) Ansible
11 2 (1.00%) Salt
11 2 (1.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 42 (21.00%) Cisco
2 41 (20.50%) VMware
3 40 (20.00%) Google
4 35 (17.50%) Microsoft
4 35 (17.50%) Oracle
5 25 (12.50%) Juniper
6 23 (11.50%) Zend
7 21 (10.50%) Citrix
8 18 (9.00%) HP
8 18 (9.00%) New Relic
9 17 (8.50%) NetApp
10 15 (7.50%) IBM
11 13 (6.50%) BMC
11 13 (6.50%) CheckPoint
11 13 (6.50%) EMC
12 6 (3.00%) Atlassian
12 6 (3.00%) WSO2
13 5 (2.50%) MuleSoft
14 4 (2.00%) Aerohive Networks
14 4 (2.00%) SonicWALL
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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