Period
to 21 September 2019

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 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 25 30
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5 +49
Permanent jobs citing AWS 588 490 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 10.44% 7.53% 6.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.79% 29.24% 37.52%
Number of salaries quoted 452 409 341
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £87,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 1,740 1,676 1,122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 30.90% 25.76% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,399 1,337 899
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £72,500
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 21 September 2019.

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 21 September 2019. 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 +9 297 £60,000 -4.00% 26
Bracknell +8 84 £65,000 +18.18% 6
Newbury +16 68 £52,500 -8.70% 4
Slough +17 41 £60,000 +9.09% 11
Wokingham +19 24 £63,750 +10.87% 2
Maidenhead -17 22 £57,500 +4.55% 7
Windsor +26 5 £55,000 -31.25%
Ascot - 1 £62,500 - 1
Crowthorne - 1 - - 1
AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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.

1 315 (53.57%) Azure
2 233 (39.63%) DevOps
3 222 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
4 198 (33.67%) Java
5 196 (33.33%) Docker
6 187 (31.80%) Linux
7 164 (27.89%) Python
8 153 (26.02%) Jenkins
9 152 (25.85%) Kubernetes
10 148 (25.17%) JavaScript
11 139 (23.64%) Ansible
12 129 (21.94%) Terraform
13 127 (21.60%) Puppet
14 120 (20.41%) SaaS
15 114 (19.39%) GCP
16 106 (18.03%) TDD
17 103 (17.52%) SQL
18 100 (17.01%) Software Engineering
19 98 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
20 97 (16.50%) Git (software)
21 95 (16.16%) .NET
21 95 (16.16%) C#
21 95 (16.16%) SQL Server
22 92 (15.65%) Problem-Solving
23 87 (14.80%) Microsoft
24 86 (14.63%) Scrum
25 85 (14.46%) Windows
26 82 (13.95%) Google
27 80 (13.61%) Bash Shell
27 80 (13.61%) Oracle

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 36 (6.12%) Tomcat
2 34 (5.78%) Confluence
3 24 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (4.08%) JBoss
4 20 (3.40%) WebLogic
5 18 (3.06%) Apache
6 16 (2.72%) OpenStack
7 15 (2.55%) nginx
8 14 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
9 12 (2.04%) Apache Spark
10 11 (1.87%) CMS
11 9 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (1.36%) IIS
13 7 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
13 7 (1.19%) Skype for Business
14 6 (1.02%) Drupal
15 3 (0.51%) Alfresco
15 3 (0.51%) Apache Pig
15 3 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 315 (53.57%) Azure
2 120 (20.41%) SaaS
3 114 (19.39%) GCP
4 59 (10.03%) AWS CloudFormation
5 55 (9.35%) GitHub
5 55 (9.35%) Serverless
6 37 (6.29%) Cloud Computing
7 32 (5.44%) Amazon EC2
7 32 (5.44%) Amazon S3
7 32 (5.44%) npm
8 28 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
9 27 (4.59%) OpenShift
10 23 (3.91%) PaaS
11 20 (3.40%) IBM Cloud
11 20 (3.40%) Office 365
12 19 (3.23%) IaaS
13 17 (2.89%) Amazon SQS
14 15 (2.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 14 (2.38%) Heroku
16 11 (1.87%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.80%) Firewall
2 34 (5.78%) TCP/IP
3 17 (2.89%) Skype
4 16 (2.72%) Network Security
5 15 (2.55%) SAN
6 10 (1.70%) DNS
7 9 (1.53%) LAN
7 9 (1.53%) WAN
8 8 (1.36%) VPN
9 6 (1.02%) DHCP
10 5 (0.85%) NAS
10 5 (0.85%) VoIP
11 3 (0.51%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.51%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (0.51%) Internet
11 3 (0.51%) iSCSI
12 2 (0.34%) HTTP
12 2 (0.34%) MPLS
12 2 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (16.16%) SQL Server
2 42 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 40 (6.80%) Relational Database
4 37 (6.29%) MySQL
5 35 (5.95%) MongoDB
6 29 (4.93%) NoSQL
6 29 (4.93%) RDBMS
7 26 (4.42%) Big Data
8 25 (4.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 24 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 20 (3.40%) Redis
12 18 (3.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 16 (2.72%) Amazon RDS
14 15 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
14 15 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (1.70%) Blockchain
15 10 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (1.36%) Apache Hive
16 8 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 153 (26.02%) Jenkins
2 97 (16.50%) Git (software)
3 67 (11.39%) JIRA
4 31 (5.27%) GitLab
5 27 (4.59%) webpack
6 25 (4.25%) Maven
7 20 (3.40%) Subversion
8 17 (2.89%) Babel
8 17 (2.89%) gulp
9 16 (2.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 16 (2.72%) Selenium
10 14 (2.38%) Mocha
11 13 (2.21%) IntelliJ
12 11 (1.87%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.87%) TeamCity
13 10 (1.70%) Gradle
13 10 (1.70%) Jasmine
13 10 (1.70%) NUnit
13 10 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
14 9 (1.53%) CircleCI
General
1 73 (12.41%) Finance
2 59 (10.03%) Telecoms
3 41 (6.97%) Public Sector
4 39 (6.63%) Retail
5 38 (6.46%) Marketing
6 33 (5.61%) Manufacturing
7 32 (5.44%) Electronics
8 24 (4.08%) Banking
9 18 (3.06%) German Language
9 18 (3.06%) Italian Language
9 18 (3.06%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.02%) Publishing
11 5 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.85%) Games
12 3 (0.51%) Automotive
12 3 (0.51%) Back Office
13 1 (0.17%) Advertising
13 1 (0.17%) Legal
13 1 (0.17%) Military
13 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 146 (24.83%) Developer
2 134 (22.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 67 (11.39%) Software Engineer
4 57 (9.69%) AWS Engineer
5 56 (9.52%) Architect
6 48 (8.16%) Senior Software Engineer
7 42 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
8 38 (6.46%) Java Developer
9 33 (5.61%) .NET Developer
9 33 (5.61%) Solutions Architect
10 29 (4.93%) Senior Developer
11 26 (4.42%) Linux Engineer
12 24 (4.08%) Java Engineer
12 24 (4.08%) Software Developer
13 22 (3.74%) AWS DevOps
13 22 (3.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 22 (3.74%) Senior DevOps
14 21 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 21 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 20 (3.40%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (16.16%) .NET
2 80 (13.61%) AngularJS
3 74 (12.59%) Node.js
4 70 (11.90%) HTML
5 69 (11.73%) RESTful
6 67 (11.39%) React
7 61 (10.37%) CSS
8 60 (10.20%) Web Services
9 50 (8.50%) Spring
10 42 (7.14%) REST
11 40 (6.80%) ASP.NET
11 40 (6.80%) JSON
12 32 (5.44%) HTML5
13 27 (4.59%) RabbitMQ
13 27 (4.59%) Spring Boot
14 23 (3.91%) .NET Core
14 23 (3.91%) Hibernate
15 20 (3.40%) .NET Framework
16 18 (3.06%) Kafka
16 18 (3.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.18%) Enterprise Software
2 40 (6.80%) Private Cloud
3 37 (6.29%) Public Cloud
4 31 (5.27%) User Experience
5 28 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (3.74%) Algorithms
7 20 (3.40%) Greenfield Project
8 18 (3.06%) EMC VMAX
9 17 (2.89%) Cloud Native
10 16 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
11 13 (2.21%) iPad
11 13 (2.21%) Management Information System
12 12 (2.04%) Data Centre
12 12 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
13 11 (1.87%) Clustering
14 9 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
15 6 (1.02%) Equities
15 6 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
15 6 (1.02%) Replication
16 4 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 187 (31.80%) Linux
2 85 (14.46%) Windows
3 32 (5.44%) Unix
4 29 (4.93%) Windows Server
5 11 (1.87%) Windows 10
6 9 (1.53%) Android
6 9 (1.53%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.53%) CentOS
6 9 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.85%) VMS
7 5 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.68%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.51%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Debian
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (39.63%) DevOps
2 222 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (18.03%) TDD
4 100 (17.01%) Software Engineering
5 98 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 92 (15.65%) Problem-Solving
7 86 (14.63%) Scrum
8 78 (13.27%) Test Automation
9 74 (12.59%) Microservices
10 59 (10.03%) Infrastructure as Code
11 57 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
12 50 (8.50%) Analytics
13 40 (6.80%) Continuous Delivery
14 38 (6.46%) BDD
15 35 (5.95%) Computer Science
15 35 (5.95%) E-Commerce
15 35 (5.95%) OO
16 34 (5.78%) Machine Learning
16 34 (5.78%) Mentoring
17 33 (5.61%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 198 (33.67%) Java
2 164 (27.89%) Python
3 148 (25.17%) JavaScript
4 103 (17.52%) SQL
5 95 (16.16%) C#
6 80 (13.61%) Bash Shell
7 65 (11.05%) PowerShell
8 59 (10.03%) Ruby
9 38 (6.46%) TypeScript
10 31 (5.27%) Perl
11 23 (3.91%) Go
12 20 (3.40%) Kotlin
12 20 (3.40%) Objective-C
13 14 (2.38%) Scala
14 13 (2.21%) C++
15 12 (2.04%) ES6
15 12 (2.04%) Java 8
15 12 (2.04%) VB.NET
16 10 (1.70%) ES7
17 9 (1.53%) R
Qualifications
1 79 (13.44%) Degree
2 23 (3.91%) AWS Certification
3 22 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (2.55%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.21%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.36%) CCNP
7 8 (1.36%) ISEB
8 6 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.85%) CCNA
9 5 (0.85%) MCSE
9 5 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.68%) CISSP
10 4 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.51%) CCIE
12 1 (0.17%) CHFI
12 1 (0.17%) HP ASE
12 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.23%) QA
2 9 (1.53%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.68%) GDPR
4 4 (0.68%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.51%) PSD2
6 2 (0.34%) NIST
6 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.17%) PMO
7 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 196 (33.33%) Docker
2 37 (6.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (4.59%) Active Directory
4 23 (3.91%) Hyper-V
4 23 (3.91%) oVirt
4 23 (3.91%) RHEV
5 21 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
6 16 (2.72%) vCloud
7 12 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.36%) vSphere
9 5 (0.85%) iptables
9 5 (0.85%) VirtualBox
9 5 (0.85%) Xen
10 2 (0.34%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.34%) XenApp
10 2 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 152 (25.85%) Kubernetes
2 139 (23.64%) Ansible
3 129 (21.94%) Terraform
4 127 (21.60%) Puppet
5 66 (11.22%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (2.55%) vCenter Server
7 12 (2.04%) Grafana
7 12 (2.04%) Graphite
8 11 (1.87%) ZABBIX
9 10 (1.70%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (1.36%) Kibana
10 8 (1.36%) SCCM
11 7 (1.19%) Nagios
11 7 (1.19%) SCOM
11 7 (1.19%) Single Sign-On
12 6 (1.02%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
13 5 (0.85%) Prometheus
13 5 (0.85%) rkt
14 4 (0.68%) Rancher
Vendors
1 87 (14.80%) Microsoft
2 82 (13.95%) Google
3 80 (13.61%) Oracle
4 76 (12.93%) VMware
5 40 (6.80%) SAP
6 31 (5.27%) Cisco
7 26 (4.42%) Sage
8 23 (3.91%) Sun
9 20 (3.40%) IBM
10 18 (3.06%) Dell
10 18 (3.06%) EMC
10 18 (3.06%) NetApp
11 13 (2.21%) AppDynamics
12 12 (2.04%) ServiceNow
13 10 (1.70%) Red Hat
13 10 (1.70%) Sitecore
14 8 (1.36%) HP
14 8 (1.36%) Splunk
14 8 (1.36%) Tableau
15 7 (1.19%) Cypress Semiconductor