Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 20 30
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10 +28
Permanent jobs citing AWS 478 518 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 9.84% 9.12% 6.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.97% 32.48% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 424 446 392
Berkshire median annual salary £63,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.83% +9.09% -12.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £84,375 £82,500
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +1.85%

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 1,495 1,595 1,432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 30.78% 28.08% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,209 1,215 1,072
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £77,500 £77,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Berkshire

AWS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for AWS in Berkshire

AWS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 February 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 23 February 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 +1 249 £65,000 +4.00% 24
Slough +39 37 £62,500 +4.17% 8
Newbury +10 36 £57,500 +16.75% 9
Maidenhead +19 32 £62,500 +13.64% 8
Bracknell -15 32 £67,500 +12.50% 12
Thatcham 0 17 £38,000 -15.56%
Wokingham +11 8 £55,000 +18.92% 4
Crowthorne - 6 £52,500 - 1
Ascot - 4 £41,202 - 1
Windsor - 1 £82,500 - 1
AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 227 (47.49%) Azure
2 177 (37.03%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (35.98%) DevOps
4 156 (32.64%) Linux
5 130 (27.20%) Java
6 129 (26.99%) Python
7 116 (24.27%) Docker
8 114 (23.85%) Kubernetes
9 113 (23.64%) SaaS
10 106 (22.18%) Microsoft
11 100 (20.92%) JavaScript
11 100 (20.92%) Terraform
12 94 (19.67%) SQL
13 92 (19.25%) Ansible
14 89 (18.62%) Jenkins
15 84 (17.57%) Web Services
15 84 (17.57%) TDD
16 83 (17.36%) Windows
17 82 (17.15%) VMware
18 75 (15.69%) Problem-Solving
19 73 (15.27%) Migration
20 72 (15.06%) Scrum
21 69 (14.44%) GCP
22 66 (13.81%) Microservices
23 65 (13.60%) Git (software)
24 60 (12.55%) Test Automation
25 58 (12.13%) Software Engineering
25 58 (12.13%) Google
25 58 (12.13%) PostgreSQL
26 57 (11.92%) Bash Shell

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 23 (4.81%) Confluence
2 15 (3.14%) Tomcat
3 13 (2.72%) Apache
4 11 (2.30%) Apache Spark
5 10 (2.09%) SAS
6 8 (1.67%) OpenStack
7 7 (1.46%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (1.26%) GlassFish
8 6 (1.26%) Red Hat Fuse
9 5 (1.05%) IIS
10 4 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (0.84%) Jetty
11 3 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.63%) JBoss
12 2 (0.42%) nginx
12 2 (0.42%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.21%) WildFly
Applications
1 12 (2.51%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (0.84%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 227 (47.49%) Azure
2 113 (23.64%) SaaS
3 69 (14.44%) GCP
4 47 (9.83%) IaaS
5 45 (9.41%) Office 365
6 42 (8.79%) Amazon EC2
6 42 (8.79%) AWS CloudFormation
6 42 (8.79%) PaaS
7 31 (6.49%) Azure Active Directory
8 28 (5.86%) GitHub
8 28 (5.86%) Serverless
9 17 (3.56%) Amazon S3
10 16 (3.35%) Amazon Cognito
10 16 (3.35%) Amazon ECS
10 16 (3.35%) Heroku
11 12 (2.51%) Amazon SQS
11 12 (2.51%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (2.30%) AWS Lambda
13 7 (1.46%) Amazon Kinesis
13 7 (1.46%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.11%) Network Security
2 21 (4.39%) Firewall
3 20 (4.18%) TCP/IP
4 15 (3.14%) DNS
5 14 (2.93%) LAN
6 10 (2.09%) DHCP
7 9 (1.88%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (1.67%) Wireless
9 7 (1.46%) SSH
9 7 (1.46%) VoIP
10 6 (1.26%) Skype
10 6 (1.26%) SNMP
10 6 (1.26%) VLAN
10 6 (1.26%) WAN
11 5 (1.05%) SAN
11 5 (1.05%) VPN
11 5 (1.05%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.84%) MPLS
13 3 (0.63%) Internet
13 3 (0.63%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (12.13%) PostgreSQL
2 44 (9.21%) SQL Server
3 32 (6.69%) MySQL
4 31 (6.49%) Relational Database
5 28 (5.86%) MongoDB
6 20 (4.18%) Amazon RDS
7 19 (3.97%) Redis
8 13 (2.72%) Hadoop
9 12 (2.51%) Big Data
9 12 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.46%) Data Mining
10 7 (1.46%) Power BI
11 6 (1.26%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.05%) Amazon Athena
12 5 (1.05%) MS Access
12 5 (1.05%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 89 (18.62%) Jenkins
2 65 (13.60%) Git (software)
3 39 (8.16%) JIRA
4 31 (6.49%) Maven
5 29 (6.07%) JUnit
6 22 (4.60%) Subversion
7 18 (3.77%) GitLab
7 18 (3.77%) Selenium
8 17 (3.56%) DbUnit
8 17 (3.56%) jMock
8 17 (3.56%) Mockito
9 13 (2.72%) Sonatype Nexus
10 12 (2.51%) Ant
10 12 (2.51%) SonarQube
11 11 (2.30%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (2.09%) Gradle
12 10 (2.09%) TeamCity
13 8 (1.67%) Artifactory
14 7 (1.46%) CircleCI
14 7 (1.46%) JMeter
General
1 52 (10.88%) Finance
2 29 (6.07%) Public Sector
3 25 (5.23%) Automotive
4 19 (3.97%) Games
5 16 (3.35%) Retail
6 14 (2.93%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.72%) Marketing
8 9 (1.88%) Electronics
8 9 (1.88%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.26%) Back Office
10 5 (1.05%) Military
11 3 (0.63%) Advertising
11 3 (0.63%) Banking
12 2 (0.42%) Law
13 1 (0.21%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.21%) Local Government
13 1 (0.21%) Norwegian Language
13 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 106 (22.18%) Developer
2 98 (20.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 46 (9.62%) Java Developer
4 39 (8.16%) Architect
4 39 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 36 (7.53%) AWS Engineer
6 29 (6.07%) Senior Developer
7 27 (5.65%) Software Engineer
8 25 (5.23%) Cloud Engineer
9 22 (4.60%) Data Engineer
9 22 (4.60%) IT Engineer
10 20 (4.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (3.97%) Senior DevOps
11 19 (3.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 18 (3.77%) Consultant
13 17 (3.56%) Systems Engineer
14 16 (3.35%) .NET Developer
15 14 (2.93%) Lead Developer
15 14 (2.93%) Lead Java Developer
16 13 (2.72%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (17.57%) Web Services
2 48 (10.04%) Node.js
3 46 (9.62%) RESTful
4 45 (9.41%) HTML
5 41 (8.58%) .NET
6 40 (8.37%) CSS
7 39 (8.16%) React
8 35 (7.32%) Spring
9 34 (7.11%) AngularJS
10 27 (5.65%) HTML5
11 26 (5.44%) Kafka
12 25 (5.23%) REST
13 20 (4.18%) J2EE
14 18 (3.77%) .NET Core
14 18 (3.77%) SOAP
15 17 (3.56%) PowerMock
16 16 (3.35%) ASP.NET
17 13 (2.72%) Ruby on Rails
17 13 (2.72%) Sidekiq
18 12 (2.51%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.25%) Public Cloud
2 40 (8.37%) Data Centre
3 36 (7.53%) Private Cloud
4 28 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (5.23%) Hybrid Cloud
6 17 (3.56%) Cloud Native
6 17 (3.56%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.93%) Algorithms
8 13 (2.72%) User Experience
9 11 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.88%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (1.88%) PKI
11 8 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (1.05%) Clustering
13 4 (0.84%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.84%) NHS
13 4 (0.84%) PMI
14 3 (0.63%) Replication
14 3 (0.63%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 156 (32.64%) Linux
2 83 (17.36%) Windows
3 47 (9.83%) Windows Server
4 19 (3.97%) Unix
5 17 (3.56%) Android
5 17 (3.56%) Apple iOS
6 15 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (2.30%) CentOS
8 10 (2.09%) Windows 10
9 9 (1.88%) Debian
10 7 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.84%) VMS
12 3 (0.63%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.42%) Solaris
13 2 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (37.03%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (35.98%) DevOps
3 84 (17.57%) TDD
4 75 (15.69%) Problem-Solving
5 73 (15.27%) Migration
6 72 (15.06%) Scrum
7 66 (13.81%) Microservices
8 60 (12.55%) Test Automation
9 58 (12.13%) Software Engineering
10 54 (11.30%) Continuous Integration
11 43 (9.00%) Computer Science
12 42 (8.79%) BDD
13 41 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
14 40 (8.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 38 (7.95%) Information Security
16 37 (7.74%) Analytics
17 36 (7.53%) Configuration Management
18 35 (7.32%) Mentoring
19 31 (6.49%) Data Science
20 30 (6.28%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 130 (27.20%) Java
2 129 (26.99%) Python
3 100 (20.92%) JavaScript
4 94 (19.67%) SQL
5 57 (11.92%) Bash Shell
6 42 (8.79%) C#
7 38 (7.95%) PowerShell
8 28 (5.86%) Ruby
9 27 (5.65%) Scala
10 26 (5.44%) Perl
11 24 (5.02%) PHP
12 15 (3.14%) Go
12 15 (3.14%) TypeScript
13 13 (2.72%) Kotlin
13 13 (2.72%) Shell Script
14 12 (2.51%) C++
15 10 (2.09%) Apple Swift
16 9 (1.88%) R
17 5 (1.05%) MATLAB
17 5 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (8.58%) Degree
2 31 (6.49%) Security Cleared
3 28 (5.86%) SC Cleared
4 24 (5.02%) AWS Certification
5 13 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.05%) CISSP
8 5 (1.05%) MCSA
9 4 (0.84%) MCSE
10 3 (0.63%) CISM
10 3 (0.63%) CREST Certified
11 2 (0.42%) CCNA
11 2 (0.42%) CCNP
11 2 (0.42%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.42%) CRISC
11 2 (0.42%) ISEB
11 2 (0.42%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.42%) PhD
12 1 (0.21%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.49%) QA
2 10 (2.09%) JSP 440
3 4 (0.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.84%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.42%) NCSC
4 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.42%) SLA
5 1 (0.21%) GDPR
5 1 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 116 (24.27%) Docker
2 48 (10.04%) Active Directory
3 47 (9.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.51%) vSphere
5 11 (2.30%) oVirt
5 11 (2.30%) RHEV
6 9 (1.88%) vCloud
7 7 (1.46%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (1.26%) iptables
8 6 (1.26%) KVM
8 6 (1.26%) NFS
8 6 (1.26%) QEMU
8 6 (1.26%) Xen
9 5 (1.05%) Postfix
9 5 (1.05%) XenApp
9 5 (1.05%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.84%) VMware NSX
11 3 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 114 (23.85%) Kubernetes
2 100 (20.92%) Terraform
3 92 (19.25%) Ansible
4 51 (10.67%) Puppet
5 38 (7.95%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (2.30%) HAProxy
6 11 (2.30%) ZABBIX
7 10 (2.09%) Packer
8 7 (1.46%) SCCM
8 7 (1.46%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (1.46%) vCenter Server
9 6 (1.26%) SELinux
10 3 (0.63%) Grafana
10 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.63%) SCOM
10 3 (0.63%) vRealize
11 2 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.42%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.21%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.21%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 106 (22.18%) Microsoft
2 82 (17.15%) VMware
3 58 (12.13%) Google
4 39 (8.16%) Oracle
5 24 (5.02%) Cisco
6 19 (3.97%) Red Hat
7 14 (2.93%) Atlassian
8 13 (2.72%) Tableau
9 11 (2.30%) ServiceNow
10 9 (1.88%) HP
10 9 (1.88%) SAP
11 8 (1.67%) AppDynamics
11 8 (1.67%) Citrix
11 8 (1.67%) Sage
12 6 (1.26%) Palo Alto
13 5 (1.05%) F5
13 5 (1.05%) Remedy
14 4 (0.84%) CheckPoint
14 4 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.84%) SunGard