Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 45 95
Rank change year-on-year +25 +50 +88
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 795 606 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.78% 5.20% 2.95%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.82% 40.70% 31.57%
Number of salaries quoted 717 539 439
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £46,250 £37,350 £41,850
90th Percentile £101,000 £85,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +9.09%

Amazon 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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2048 1489 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.03% 12.78% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1863 1359 1376
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +0.87% +5.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in the City of London

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in the City of London.

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in the City of London

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in the City of London

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the City of London region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
London Bridge +7 1 £67,500 +28.57%
Moorgate - 1 £42,500 -
Amazon AWS
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 338 (42.52%) Agile Software Development
2 298 (37.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 295 (37.11%) Java
4 287 (36.10%) DevOps
5 263 (33.08%) Python
6 222 (27.92%) Linux
7 207 (26.04%) SQL
8 199 (25.03%) Docker
9 185 (23.27%) TDD
10 182 (22.89%) Finance
11 167 (21.01%) Ansible
12 153 (19.25%) Continuous Integration
13 152 (19.12%) Microservices
14 148 (18.62%) JavaScript
15 145 (18.24%) Web Services
15 145 (18.24%) Puppet
16 137 (17.23%) NoSQL
17 133 (16.73%) MySQL
18 131 (16.48%) Microsoft
19 122 (15.35%) Windows
20 118 (14.84%) .NET
21 117 (14.72%) Opscode Chef
21 117 (14.72%) Node.js
22 111 (13.96%) SQL Server
23 109 (13.71%) Software Engineering
23 109 (13.71%) Jenkins
24 108 (13.58%) Big Data
25 105 (13.21%) AngularJS
26 100 (12.58%) E-Commerce
27 99 (12.45%) HTML

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 76 (9.56%) Apache
2 69 (8.68%) Apache Spark
3 47 (5.91%) Elasticsearch
4 43 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 40 (5.03%) nginx
6 33 (4.15%) OpenStack
7 30 (3.77%) IIS
8 19 (2.39%) JBoss
9 18 (2.26%) Jetty
10 17 (2.14%) Skype for Business
11 16 (2.01%) CMS
12 14 (1.76%) WebSphere
13 13 (1.64%) Apache Solr
13 13 (1.64%) WebLogic
13 13 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
14 12 (1.51%) MS Exchange
15 11 (1.38%) Confluence
16 8 (1.01%) Apache Airflow
16 8 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
17 7 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.75%) Revive Adserver
2 4 (0.50%) Eloqua
2 4 (0.50%) Magento
3 3 (0.38%) Workday HCM
4 2 (0.25%) Odoo
4 2 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.13%) FastStats PeopleStage
5 1 (0.13%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 298 (37.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 77 (9.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 62 (7.80%) Office 365
4 55 (6.92%) Amazon EC2
5 54 (6.79%) SaaS
6 52 (6.54%) AWS CloudFormation
7 49 (6.16%) Amazon S3
8 42 (5.28%) Cloud Computing
9 39 (4.91%) Serverless
10 36 (4.53%) AWS Lambda
11 32 (4.03%) GitHub
12 27 (3.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 25 (3.14%) IaaS
14 24 (3.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 22 (2.77%) CloudFront
16 20 (2.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 20 (2.52%) Azure Machine Learning
16 20 (2.52%) PaaS
17 15 (1.89%) Amazon Kinesis
17 15 (1.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 46 (5.79%) Firewall
2 22 (2.77%) Internet
3 21 (2.64%) DNS
3 21 (2.64%) VPN
3 21 (2.64%) WAN
4 20 (2.52%) HTTP
5 19 (2.39%) Skype
6 16 (2.01%) DHCP
7 14 (1.76%) MPLS
8 13 (1.64%) LAN
8 13 (1.64%) TCP/IP
8 13 (1.64%) Unified Communications
8 13 (1.64%) VoIP
8 13 (1.64%) Wireless
9 9 (1.13%) Network Security
9 9 (1.13%) Wireshark
10 8 (1.01%) BGP
10 8 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (1.01%) IPsec
10 8 (1.01%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (17.23%) NoSQL
2 133 (16.73%) MySQL
3 111 (13.96%) SQL Server
4 108 (13.58%) Big Data
5 88 (11.07%) MongoDB
6 71 (8.93%) Amazon Redshift
7 63 (7.92%) Hadoop
8 61 (7.67%) PostgreSQL
9 53 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
9 53 (6.67%) Redis
10 52 (6.54%) Amazon RDS
11 49 (6.16%) Apache Cassandra
12 47 (5.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 43 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 31 (3.90%) Power BI
15 28 (3.52%) Couchbase
15 28 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 26 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
17 25 (3.14%) HBase
17 25 (3.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 109 (13.71%) Jenkins
2 89 (11.19%) Git (software)
3 44 (5.53%) TeamCity
4 31 (3.90%) webpack
5 26 (3.27%) JIRA
6 18 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (2.01%) Babel
8 15 (1.89%) gulp
9 14 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
9 14 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (1.64%) Maven
10 13 (1.64%) Subversion
10 13 (1.64%) Vagrant
11 12 (1.51%) CircleCI
11 12 (1.51%) Mocha
11 12 (1.51%) Visual Studio
12 11 (1.38%) Talend Open Studio
13 10 (1.26%) JUnit
13 10 (1.26%) Selenium
14 8 (1.01%) Cucumber
General
1 182 (22.89%) Finance
2 52 (6.54%) Marketing
3 38 (4.78%) Retail
4 34 (4.28%) Banking
5 30 (3.77%) Publishing
6 18 (2.26%) Advertising
6 18 (2.26%) Law
7 15 (1.89%) Legal
7 15 (1.89%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.51%) Front Office
8 12 (1.51%) Games
8 12 (1.51%) Online Betting
9 10 (1.26%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.01%) Spanish Language
11 7 (0.88%) Back Office
11 7 (0.88%) French Language
11 7 (0.88%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.75%) Dutch Language
12 6 (0.75%) Electronics
12 6 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 251 (31.57%) Developer
2 124 (15.60%) DevOps Engineer
3 101 (12.70%) Java Developer
4 61 (7.67%) Senior Developer
5 46 (5.79%) Architect
6 39 (4.91%) AWS Engineer
7 38 (4.78%) Lead Developer
8 34 (4.28%) Cloud Engineer
9 32 (4.03%) Senior Java Developer
10 31 (3.90%) AWS DevOps
11 29 (3.65%) AWS Developer
12 28 (3.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 28 (3.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 28 (3.52%) Senior DevOps
12 28 (3.52%) Software Engineer
13 26 (3.27%) Full Stack Developer
13 26 (3.27%) Python Developer
13 26 (3.27%) Solutions Architect
13 26 (3.27%) Systems Engineer
14 25 (3.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (18.24%) Web Services
2 118 (14.84%) .NET
3 117 (14.72%) Node.js
4 105 (13.21%) AngularJS
5 99 (12.45%) HTML
6 92 (11.57%) React
7 86 (10.82%) CSS
8 80 (10.06%) RESTful
9 69 (8.68%) HTML5
10 58 (7.30%) REST
11 51 (6.42%) Kafka
12 46 (5.79%) ASP.NET
13 42 (5.28%) RabbitMQ
14 38 (4.78%) jQuery
15 36 (4.53%) JSON
15 36 (4.53%) Spring
16 33 (4.15%) Elastic Stack
17 32 (4.03%) CSS3
18 31 (3.90%) Dropwizard
18 31 (3.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (9.31%) Fintech
2 54 (6.79%) User Experience
3 47 (5.91%) Computer Science
4 40 (5.03%) Greenfield Project
5 38 (4.78%) Data Centre
6 36 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (3.40%) Mobile App
9 24 (3.02%) Algorithms
9 24 (3.02%) Public Cloud
9 24 (3.02%) Replication
10 16 (2.01%) Linux Command Line
11 13 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 13 (1.64%) Social Network
12 12 (1.51%) Fixed Income
13 11 (1.38%) Hedge funds
14 10 (1.26%) Equities
15 8 (1.01%) BBC
15 8 (1.01%) Blog
15 8 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 222 (27.92%) Linux
2 122 (15.35%) Windows
3 48 (6.04%) Unix
4 44 (5.53%) CentOS
4 44 (5.53%) Windows Server
5 28 (3.52%) Ubuntu
6 26 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.38%) Android
8 11 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (1.26%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.01%) Apple iOS
10 8 (1.01%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.75%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.63%) Debian
13 4 (0.50%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.38%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.13%) Solaris
15 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (42.52%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (36.10%) DevOps
3 185 (23.27%) TDD
4 153 (19.25%) Continuous Integration
5 152 (19.12%) Microservices
6 109 (13.71%) Software Engineering
7 100 (12.58%) E-Commerce
8 86 (10.82%) Machine Learning
9 76 (9.56%) Analytics
10 71 (8.93%) BDD
10 71 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
11 68 (8.55%) Scrum
12 64 (8.05%) Continuous Delivery
12 64 (8.05%) Migration
13 62 (7.80%) Configuration Management
14 52 (6.54%) ETL
15 48 (6.04%) OO
16 45 (5.66%) Open Source
17 43 (5.41%) Kanban
18 42 (5.28%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 295 (37.11%) Java
2 263 (33.08%) Python
3 207 (26.04%) SQL
4 148 (18.62%) JavaScript
5 96 (12.08%) C#
5 96 (12.08%) Ruby
6 88 (11.07%) Bash Shell
7 66 (8.30%) Scala
8 62 (7.80%) Perl
9 60 (7.55%) PHP
10 49 (6.16%) PowerShell
11 37 (4.65%) Go
12 35 (4.40%) R
13 26 (3.27%) Shell Script
14 18 (2.26%) C++
14 18 (2.26%) ES6
15 16 (2.01%) TypeScript
16 15 (1.89%) Groovy
17 14 (1.76%) T-SQL
18 13 (1.64%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 90 (11.32%) Degree
2 31 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (1.51%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (1.38%) CCIE
5 9 (1.13%) CCNP
6 8 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.88%) AWS Certification
8 6 (0.75%) CISSP
8 6 (0.75%) PhD
8 6 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (0.63%) CISM
9 5 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (0.50%) CCA
11 3 (0.38%) CCNA
11 3 (0.38%) JNCIA
11 3 (0.38%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.25%) AAT
12 2 (0.25%) CCSA
12 2 (0.25%) MCSE
12 2 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.77%) QA
2 14 (1.76%) GCP
3 9 (1.13%) SLA
4 7 (0.88%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.25%) WAI
8 1 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.13%) COBIT
8 1 (0.13%) DICOM
8 1 (0.13%) GDPR
8 1 (0.13%) HL7
8 1 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 199 (25.03%) Docker
2 61 (7.67%) Active Directory
3 35 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (2.52%) Hyper-V
5 14 (1.76%) vSphere
6 8 (1.01%) Xen
7 7 (0.88%) Varnish
7 7 (0.88%) VMware NSX
8 6 (0.75%) HDFS
8 6 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.50%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.50%) XenServer
10 3 (0.38%) LXC
10 3 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.25%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.25%) KVM
12 1 (0.13%) Kamailio
12 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 167 (21.01%) Ansible
2 145 (18.24%) Puppet
3 117 (14.72%) Opscode Chef
4 77 (9.69%) Terraform
5 72 (9.06%) Kubernetes
6 26 (3.27%) Salt
7 22 (2.77%) Nagios
8 16 (2.01%) Mesos
8 16 (2.01%) SCCM
9 15 (1.89%) Kibana
10 14 (1.76%) logstash
11 12 (1.51%) vRealize
12 11 (1.38%) Packer
13 9 (1.13%) SCOM
14 7 (0.88%) HAProxy
15 6 (0.75%) Docker Swarm
15 6 (0.75%) Graphite
16 5 (0.63%) Cacti
16 5 (0.63%) Icinga
16 5 (0.63%) Rancher
Vendors
1 131 (16.48%) Microsoft
2 81 (10.19%) VMware
3 75 (9.43%) Google
4 46 (5.79%) Cisco
5 44 (5.53%) Oracle
6 36 (4.53%) Citrix
6 36 (4.53%) Red Hat
7 28 (3.52%) New Relic
8 23 (2.89%) Salesforce.com
8 23 (2.89%) Tableau
9 19 (2.39%) Alteryx
10 11 (1.38%) Atlassian
10 11 (1.38%) Sybase
10 11 (1.38%) Talend
11 10 (1.26%) Rackspace
12 9 (1.13%) BT
13 8 (1.01%) Arqiva
13 8 (1.01%) PagerDuty
13 8 (1.01%) SAP
13 8 (1.01%) Splunk