Period
to 7 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 7 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 19 28
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9 +22
Permanent jobs citing AWS 470 526 501
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 10.50% 9.31% 7.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.55% 32.19% 32.34%
Number of salaries quoted 464 525 454
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +3.45% +0.87%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £33,713
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £85,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +0.92%

AWS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,444 1,634 1,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.27% 28.94% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,187 1,325 1,156
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £77,500 £78,750
South East median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Berkshire

AWS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in Berkshire.

Salary trend for AWS in Berkshire

AWS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in Berkshire over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS in Berkshire

AWS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 7 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 229 £65,000 +4.00% 23
Newbury +12 45 £57,500 - 3
Bracknell -9 36 £67,500 +12.50% 5
Slough +26 33 £87,500 +45.83% 5
Maidenhead +31 32 £60,000 +9.09% 8
Thatcham - 17 £38,000 -
Wokingham +11 7 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Ascot - 7 £55,000 - 2
Crowthorne - 7 £60,000 -
Hungerford - 1 £50,000 - 1
Windsor - 1 £82,500 - 1
AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, IT jobs citing AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for AWS.

1 246 (52.34%) Azure
2 182 (38.72%) Agile Software Development
3 176 (37.45%) DevOps
4 171 (36.38%) Linux
5 141 (30.00%) Java
6 131 (27.87%) Python
7 130 (27.66%) Docker
8 124 (26.38%) SaaS
9 122 (25.96%) Kubernetes
10 110 (23.40%) Microsoft
11 109 (23.19%) JavaScript
12 94 (20.00%) TDD
13 93 (19.79%) SQL
13 93 (19.79%) Terraform
14 91 (19.36%) Jenkins
14 91 (19.36%) Ansible
15 88 (18.72%) Windows
16 82 (17.45%) GCP
17 81 (17.23%) Web Services
18 80 (17.02%) VMware
19 77 (16.38%) Git (software)
19 77 (16.38%) Continuous Integration
20 70 (14.89%) Scrum
21 69 (14.68%) Problem-Solving
22 68 (14.47%) Migration
23 67 (14.26%) Microservices
24 63 (13.40%) Google
25 61 (12.98%) Software Engineering
25 61 (12.98%) Test Automation
26 59 (12.55%) PostgreSQL

AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 27 (5.74%) Confluence
2 19 (4.04%) Apache
3 14 (2.98%) Tomcat
4 11 (2.34%) Apache Spark
5 10 (2.13%) CMS
5 10 (2.13%) SAS
6 6 (1.28%) GlassFish
6 6 (1.28%) Red Hat Fuse
7 5 (1.06%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (0.64%) IIS
9 3 (0.64%) JBoss
9 3 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.21%) Jetty
11 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.21%) nginx
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (2.98%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.21%) Magento
2 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 246 (52.34%) Azure
2 124 (26.38%) SaaS
3 82 (17.45%) GCP
4 48 (10.21%) IaaS
4 48 (10.21%) PaaS
5 45 (9.57%) Office 365
6 42 (8.94%) Amazon EC2
7 40 (8.51%) AWS CloudFormation
8 31 (6.60%) Azure Active Directory
9 28 (5.96%) GitHub
9 28 (5.96%) Serverless
10 19 (4.04%) Heroku
10 19 (4.04%) OpenShift
11 18 (3.83%) Cloud Computing
12 16 (3.40%) Amazon Cognito
13 15 (3.19%) Amazon ECS
13 15 (3.19%) Amazon S3
13 15 (3.19%) AWS Lambda
14 12 (2.55%) Power Platform
15 9 (1.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.81%) Network Security
2 22 (4.68%) Firewall
3 18 (3.83%) DNS
4 17 (3.62%) TCP/IP
5 14 (2.98%) LAN
6 13 (2.77%) DHCP
7 10 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (2.13%) Skype
7 10 (2.13%) Wireless
8 7 (1.49%) SSH
8 7 (1.49%) VoIP
8 7 (1.49%) WAN
9 6 (1.28%) MPLS
9 6 (1.28%) SNMP
9 6 (1.28%) VLAN
10 5 (1.06%) Internet
10 5 (1.06%) iSCSI
10 5 (1.06%) Wireshark
11 4 (0.85%) HTTP
11 4 (0.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (12.55%) PostgreSQL
2 37 (7.87%) MySQL
2 37 (7.87%) SQL Server
3 30 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 27 (5.74%) MongoDB
5 21 (4.47%) Amazon RDS
5 21 (4.47%) Redis
6 17 (3.62%) Big Data
7 13 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.91%) Power BI
9 8 (1.70%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.49%) Data Mining
10 7 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.28%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.06%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (0.85%) BigQuery
13 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 91 (19.36%) Jenkins
2 77 (16.38%) Git (software)
3 40 (8.51%) JIRA
4 36 (7.66%) Maven
5 30 (6.38%) JUnit
6 22 (4.68%) Subversion
7 21 (4.47%) Selenium
8 19 (4.04%) DbUnit
8 19 (4.04%) jMock
8 19 (4.04%) Mockito
9 17 (3.62%) GitLab
10 16 (3.40%) Ant
10 16 (3.40%) Sonatype Nexus
11 14 (2.98%) Artifactory
11 14 (2.98%) SonarQube
12 11 (2.34%) JMeter
13 10 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
14 8 (1.70%) Postman
14 8 (1.70%) SpecFlow
14 8 (1.70%) Vagrant
General
1 58 (12.34%) Finance
2 25 (5.32%) Public Sector
3 19 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.83%) Automotive
4 18 (3.83%) Games
5 15 (3.19%) Retail
6 11 (2.34%) Electronics
6 11 (2.34%) Marketing
7 9 (1.91%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.28%) Military
9 3 (0.64%) Banking
9 3 (0.64%) Law
9 3 (0.64%) Norwegian Language
9 3 (0.64%) Publishing
10 2 (0.43%) Back Office
10 2 (0.43%) Billing
11 1 (0.21%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 101 (21.49%) Developer
2 98 (20.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 46 (9.79%) Java Developer
4 42 (8.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 40 (8.51%) Architect
6 32 (6.81%) AWS Engineer
6 32 (6.81%) Software Engineer
7 30 (6.38%) Senior Developer
8 25 (5.32%) IT Engineer
9 24 (5.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 22 (4.68%) Senior DevOps
10 22 (4.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 21 (4.47%) Data Engineer
12 20 (4.26%) Consultant
13 19 (4.04%) Systems Engineer
14 18 (3.83%) Cloud Engineer
15 16 (3.40%) AWS DevOps
16 15 (3.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 14 (2.98%) AWS Developer
17 14 (2.98%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (17.23%) Web Services
2 56 (11.91%) Node.js
3 55 (11.70%) RESTful
4 51 (10.85%) HTML
5 46 (9.79%) React
6 44 (9.36%) Spring
7 43 (9.15%) CSS
8 35 (7.45%) AngularJS
9 34 (7.23%) .NET
10 32 (6.81%) HTML5
11 30 (6.38%) REST
12 22 (4.68%) J2EE
13 20 (4.26%) Kafka
13 20 (4.26%) SOAP
14 19 (4.04%) .NET Core
14 19 (4.04%) PowerMock
15 18 (3.83%) XML
16 15 (3.19%) Ruby on Rails
16 15 (3.19%) Sidekiq
17 14 (2.98%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.43%) Public Cloud
2 37 (7.87%) Data Centre
3 31 (6.60%) Private Cloud
4 24 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (5.11%) Hybrid Cloud
5 20 (4.26%) Mobile App
6 15 (3.19%) Cloud Native
7 13 (2.77%) iPad
8 10 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (1.91%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (1.70%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.49%) PKI
12 6 (1.28%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.28%) User Experience
12 6 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.85%) NHS
13 4 (0.85%) PMI
14 2 (0.43%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 171 (36.38%) Linux
2 88 (18.72%) Windows
3 49 (10.43%) Windows Server
4 20 (4.26%) Unix
5 19 (4.04%) Android
5 19 (4.04%) Apple iOS
6 15 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (2.98%) Debian
8 11 (2.34%) Windows 10
9 10 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.28%) CentOS
11 5 (1.06%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.85%) VMS
13 3 (0.64%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.43%) Solaris
14 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2016
15 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (38.72%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (37.45%) DevOps
3 94 (20.00%) TDD
4 77 (16.38%) Continuous Integration
5 70 (14.89%) Scrum
6 69 (14.68%) Problem-Solving
7 68 (14.47%) Migration
8 67 (14.26%) Microservices
9 61 (12.98%) Software Engineering
9 61 (12.98%) Test Automation
10 51 (10.85%) Computer Science
11 43 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
11 43 (9.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 42 (8.94%) Information Security
13 40 (8.51%) BDD
14 37 (7.87%) Fintech
14 37 (7.87%) Mentoring
15 34 (7.23%) Analytics
16 31 (6.60%) Kanban
17 27 (5.74%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 141 (30.00%) Java
2 131 (27.87%) Python
3 109 (23.19%) JavaScript
4 93 (19.79%) SQL
5 52 (11.06%) Bash Shell
6 48 (10.21%) C#
7 36 (7.66%) PHP
8 30 (6.38%) PowerShell
9 29 (6.17%) Ruby
10 27 (5.74%) Scala
11 22 (4.68%) Perl
12 19 (4.04%) TypeScript
13 18 (3.83%) C++
14 16 (3.40%) Go
14 16 (3.40%) Kotlin
15 13 (2.77%) Groovy
16 11 (2.34%) Shell Script
17 10 (2.13%) Apple Swift
18 9 (1.91%) C
19 4 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (9.36%) Degree
2 29 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 26 (5.53%) SC Cleared
4 23 (4.89%) AWS Certification
5 21 (4.47%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.06%) CISSP
8 5 (1.06%) MCSA
9 4 (0.85%) MCSE
10 3 (0.64%) CISM
10 3 (0.64%) CREST Certified
11 2 (0.43%) CCNA
11 2 (0.43%) CCNP
11 2 (0.43%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.43%) CRISC
11 2 (0.43%) PhD
11 2 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.21%) CCDA
12 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (7.87%) QA
2 11 (2.34%) JSP 440
3 6 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (0.85%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.64%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.64%) GDPR
5 3 (0.64%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.43%) NCSC
6 2 (0.43%) NIST
6 2 (0.43%) NIST 800
6 2 (0.43%) SLA
7 1 (0.21%) PMO
7 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 130 (27.66%) Docker
2 51 (10.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (10.43%) Active Directory
4 12 (2.55%) vSphere
5 10 (2.13%) oVirt
5 10 (2.13%) RHEV
6 9 (1.91%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (1.28%) iptables
7 6 (1.28%) KVM
7 6 (1.28%) NFS
7 6 (1.28%) QEMU
7 6 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.28%) Xen
8 5 (1.06%) Postfix
9 4 (0.85%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.85%) VMware NSX
10 3 (0.64%) vCloud
10 3 (0.64%) XenApp
10 3 (0.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 122 (25.96%) Kubernetes
2 93 (19.79%) Terraform
3 91 (19.36%) Ansible
4 48 (10.21%) Puppet
5 39 (8.30%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (2.55%) Packer
7 7 (1.49%) SCCM
7 7 (1.49%) ZABBIX
8 6 (1.28%) Galera Cluster
8 6 (1.28%) HAProxy
8 6 (1.28%) OpenNebula
8 6 (1.28%) SELinux
9 5 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (0.64%) SCOM
11 3 (0.64%) vCenter Server
11 3 (0.64%) vRealize
12 2 (0.43%) Grafana
12 2 (0.43%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 110 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 80 (17.02%) VMware
3 63 (13.40%) Google
4 36 (7.66%) Oracle
5 28 (5.96%) Cisco
6 16 (3.40%) Red Hat
7 14 (2.98%) Tableau
8 13 (2.77%) Atlassian
9 12 (2.55%) HP
10 10 (2.13%) SAP
11 8 (1.70%) Palo Alto
11 8 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (1.49%) Citrix
12 7 (1.49%) ServiceNow
13 6 (1.28%) CheckPoint
13 6 (1.28%) Meraki
14 5 (1.06%) Nimble Storage
14 5 (1.06%) Remedy
14 5 (1.06%) Synology
15 4 (0.85%) SunGard