Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 23 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12 +33
Permanent jobs citing AWS 489 513 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 9.29% 8.49% 6.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.17% 30.61% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 399 439 342
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £40,683 £41,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £80,000
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +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 1,621 1,676 1,235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 30.79% 27.75% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,334 1,245 958
Berkshire median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.27% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 0 262 £62,500 - 48
Bracknell -4 44 £66,250 +10.42% 14
Slough +30 39 £55,000 -8.33% 11
Newbury +7 34 £50,000 -9.09% 12
Maidenhead +8 30 £61,250 +11.36% 3
Wokingham +12 12 £65,000 +13.04% 3
Thatcham 0 7 £38,000 -15.56% 3
Crowthorne - 3 - -
Ascot - 2 £41,202 -
Windsor +8 1 £82,500 +3.13%
AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 263 (53.78%) Azure
2 185 (37.83%) DevOps
3 184 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
4 149 (30.47%) Linux
5 146 (29.86%) Docker
6 136 (27.81%) Kubernetes
7 132 (26.99%) Python
8 129 (26.38%) Java
9 113 (23.11%) JavaScript
10 109 (22.29%) Terraform
11 103 (21.06%) SaaS
12 100 (20.45%) Ansible
13 95 (19.43%) Jenkins
14 92 (18.81%) Microsoft
15 81 (16.56%) SQL
16 79 (16.16%) Software Engineering
17 77 (15.75%) Problem-Solving
18 75 (15.34%) GCP
19 71 (14.52%) Microservices
20 70 (14.31%) Scrum
20 70 (14.31%) VMware
21 69 (14.11%) Git (software)
22 68 (13.91%) TDD
22 68 (13.91%) SQL Server
23 63 (12.88%) Web Services
23 63 (12.88%) Windows
23 63 (12.88%) Puppet
24 62 (12.68%) .NET
24 62 (12.68%) Bash Shell
25 58 (11.86%) JIRA

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 31 (6.34%) Confluence
2 18 (3.68%) Tomcat
3 13 (2.66%) Oracle Workflow
4 11 (2.25%) Apache
4 11 (2.25%) JBoss
4 11 (2.25%) OpenStack
5 10 (2.04%) CMS
6 8 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.23%) Apache Spark
7 6 (1.23%) IIS
8 5 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.02%) GlassFish
8 5 (1.02%) Jetty
8 5 (1.02%) nginx
9 4 (0.82%) SAS
10 3 (0.61%) Drupal
11 2 (0.41%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.41%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.41%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.20%) Revive Adserver
1 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 263 (53.78%) Azure
2 103 (21.06%) SaaS
3 75 (15.34%) GCP
4 50 (10.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 42 (8.59%) Serverless
6 33 (6.75%) IaaS
6 33 (6.75%) PaaS
7 28 (5.73%) GitHub
8 25 (5.11%) Office 365
9 24 (4.91%) Amazon EC2
10 22 (4.50%) AWS Lambda
11 17 (3.48%) Amazon S3
12 15 (3.07%) Amazon SQS
12 15 (3.07%) Azure Active Directory
13 14 (2.86%) npm
14 10 (2.04%) Sage Pay
15 9 (1.84%) Heroku
15 9 (1.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 8 (1.64%) OpenShift
17 7 (1.43%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.32%) TCP/IP
2 23 (4.70%) Firewall
2 23 (4.70%) Network Security
3 16 (3.27%) LAN
4 12 (2.45%) DNS
4 12 (2.45%) SAN
5 9 (1.84%) WAN
6 6 (1.23%) DHCP
6 6 (1.23%) SSH
6 6 (1.23%) VoIP
7 5 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (1.02%) NAS
7 5 (1.02%) SNMP
7 5 (1.02%) VLAN
8 4 (0.82%) Internet
8 4 (0.82%) VSAN
9 3 (0.61%) AMQP
9 3 (0.61%) HTTP
9 3 (0.61%) MPLS
9 3 (0.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (13.91%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.75%) MySQL
2 33 (6.75%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (5.52%) MongoDB
4 24 (4.91%) Relational Database
5 13 (2.66%) Hadoop
6 12 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (2.25%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.25%) RDBMS
7 11 (2.25%) Redis
8 10 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (2.04%) Blockchain
9 9 (1.84%) Big Data
10 8 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (1.23%) Amazon Athena
11 6 (1.23%) Data Mining
11 6 (1.23%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 95 (19.43%) Jenkins
2 69 (14.11%) Git (software)
3 58 (11.86%) JIRA
4 23 (4.70%) Subversion
5 14 (2.86%) Maven
5 14 (2.86%) Selenium
6 12 (2.45%) GitLab
6 12 (2.45%) Octopus Deploy
7 11 (2.25%) TeamCity
8 10 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (2.04%) Gradle
8 10 (2.04%) IntelliJ
8 10 (2.04%) Jasmine
9 9 (1.84%) CircleCI
9 9 (1.84%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.43%) NUnit
11 6 (1.23%) Ant
11 6 (1.23%) Mocha
11 6 (1.23%) webpack
12 5 (1.02%) Postman
General
1 51 (10.43%) Finance
2 24 (4.91%) Public Sector
2 24 (4.91%) Retail
3 23 (4.70%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.27%) Marketing
5 15 (3.07%) Automotive
6 12 (2.45%) Banking
6 12 (2.45%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.25%) Electronics
8 6 (1.23%) German Language
8 6 (1.23%) Italian Language
8 6 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.02%) Back Office
9 5 (1.02%) Games
10 3 (0.61%) Advertising
11 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.20%) Local Government
12 1 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 106 (21.68%) Developer
1 106 (21.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 58 (11.86%) Architect
3 47 (9.61%) Software Engineer
4 42 (8.59%) Cloud Engineer
5 41 (8.38%) AWS Engineer
6 31 (6.34%) Senior Software Engineer
7 25 (5.11%) .NET Developer
8 23 (4.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 22 (4.50%) Java Developer
9 22 (4.50%) Senior DevOps
10 21 (4.29%) Consultant
10 21 (4.29%) Senior Developer
10 21 (4.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 21 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (3.27%) Azure Engineer
11 16 (3.27%) Software Developer
12 13 (2.66%) AWS DevOps
12 13 (2.66%) Java Engineer
12 13 (2.66%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (12.88%) Web Services
2 62 (12.68%) .NET
3 54 (11.04%) Node.js
4 45 (9.20%) CSS
4 45 (9.20%) RESTful
5 44 (9.00%) HTML
6 43 (8.79%) AngularJS
6 43 (8.79%) React
7 30 (6.13%) ASP.NET
8 26 (5.32%) REST
9 24 (4.91%) JSON
10 21 (4.29%) .NET Core
10 21 (4.29%) .NET Framework
10 21 (4.29%) Kafka
10 21 (4.29%) Spring
11 20 (4.09%) HTML5
11 20 (4.09%) Vue.js
12 17 (3.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (3.27%) CSS3
14 13 (2.66%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.41%) Public Cloud
2 38 (7.77%) Private Cloud
3 31 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (6.13%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (5.73%) Hybrid Cloud
6 25 (5.11%) User Experience
7 23 (4.70%) Data Centre
8 19 (3.89%) Cloud Native
9 17 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
10 14 (2.86%) Clustering
11 12 (2.45%) Algorithms
12 11 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
13 7 (1.43%) iPad
13 7 (1.43%) PKI
14 6 (1.23%) EMC VMAX
14 6 (1.23%) Equities
14 6 (1.23%) Replication
15 4 (0.82%) Virtual Team
16 3 (0.61%) Driving Licence
16 3 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 149 (30.47%) Linux
2 63 (12.88%) Windows
3 39 (7.98%) Windows Server
4 27 (5.52%) Unix
5 15 (3.07%) CentOS
6 10 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.64%) Windows 10
8 7 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.82%) Android
10 4 (0.82%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.61%) Debian
12 2 (0.41%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (37.83%) DevOps
2 184 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (16.16%) Software Engineering
4 77 (15.75%) Problem-Solving
5 71 (14.52%) Microservices
6 70 (14.31%) Scrum
7 68 (13.91%) TDD
8 52 (10.63%) Migration
9 51 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
10 46 (9.41%) Test Automation
11 38 (7.77%) Configuration Management
12 33 (6.75%) Analytics
13 32 (6.54%) Infrastructure as Code
14 29 (5.93%) Computer Science
15 28 (5.73%) BDD
15 28 (5.73%) MVC
16 27 (5.52%) Continuous Delivery
16 27 (5.52%) E-Commerce
16 27 (5.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 27 (5.52%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 132 (26.99%) Python
2 129 (26.38%) Java
3 113 (23.11%) JavaScript
4 81 (16.56%) SQL
5 62 (12.68%) Bash Shell
6 58 (11.86%) C#
7 51 (10.43%) PowerShell
8 33 (6.75%) Ruby
9 30 (6.13%) Perl
10 22 (4.50%) PHP
11 17 (3.48%) Scala
12 16 (3.27%) Kotlin
12 16 (3.27%) TypeScript
13 12 (2.45%) Go
14 10 (2.04%) R
14 10 (2.04%) Shell Script
14 10 (2.04%) VB.NET
15 7 (1.43%) ES6
16 6 (1.23%) ES7
17 5 (1.02%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 46 (9.41%) Degree
2 19 (3.89%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.68%) AWS Certification
4 15 (3.07%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.23%) MCSE
8 5 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.82%) CISSP
9 4 (0.82%) ISEB
9 4 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.61%) CCNP
10 3 (0.61%) CISM
10 3 (0.61%) CREST Certified
11 2 (0.41%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.41%) CRISC
11 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.41%) OSCP
11 2 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.50%) QA
2 6 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.23%) JSP 440
3 4 (0.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (0.61%) SLA
5 2 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.41%) NCSC
5 2 (0.41%) NIST
5 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.20%) GDPR
6 1 (0.20%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 146 (29.86%) Docker
2 39 (7.98%) Active Directory
3 29 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (3.48%) vCloud
5 15 (3.07%) oVirt
5 15 (3.07%) RHEV
6 11 (2.25%) vSphere
7 10 (2.04%) Hyper-V
8 8 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (1.02%) iptables
10 5 (1.02%) KVM
10 5 (1.02%) NFS
10 5 (1.02%) QEMU
10 5 (1.02%) VMware NSX
10 5 (1.02%) Xen
10 5 (1.02%) XenApp
10 5 (1.02%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 136 (27.81%) Kubernetes
2 109 (22.29%) Terraform
3 100 (20.45%) Ansible
4 63 (12.88%) Puppet
5 34 (6.95%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (3.27%) vCenter Server
7 13 (2.66%) HAProxy
8 12 (2.45%) Single Sign-On
8 12 (2.45%) ZABBIX
9 11 (2.25%) SCCM
10 10 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
10 10 (2.04%) SCOM
11 5 (1.02%) HP Data Protector
11 5 (1.02%) SELinux
11 5 (1.02%) vRealize
12 4 (0.82%) Failover Clustering
12 4 (0.82%) Grafana
13 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
13 3 (0.61%) Nagios
14 2 (0.41%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 92 (18.81%) Microsoft
2 70 (14.31%) VMware
3 53 (10.84%) Oracle
4 47 (9.61%) Google
5 26 (5.32%) Sage
6 22 (4.50%) Cisco
7 19 (3.89%) SAP
8 17 (3.48%) Red Hat
9 16 (3.27%) Atlassian
10 14 (2.86%) AppDynamics
10 14 (2.86%) ServiceNow
10 14 (2.86%) Sun
11 9 (1.84%) Citrix
11 9 (1.84%) EMC
11 9 (1.84%) NetApp
11 9 (1.84%) Sitecore
12 8 (1.64%) HP
13 7 (1.43%) Tableau
14 6 (1.23%) Dell
14 6 (1.23%) Splunk