Period
to 20 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS CloudFormation over the 6 months to 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 228 265 283
Rank change year-on-year +37 +18 +78
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 109 88 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.05% 0.79% 0.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.77% 3.00% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 92 81 48
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% +18.18%
10th Percentile £56,375 £48,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £107,375 £90,000 £76,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £64,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.95% -1.15% +23.81%

AWS CloudFormation 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 3,935 2,937 1,968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.86% 26.32% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3,611 2,606 1,766
City of London median annual salary £66,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.54% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in the City of London

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for AWS CloudFormation in the City of London

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 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 City of London region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 105 (96.33%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (82.57%) DevOps
3 85 (77.98%) Terraform
4 70 (64.22%) Docker
5 54 (49.54%) Kubernetes
6 51 (46.79%) Linux
7 47 (43.12%) Python
8 38 (34.86%) Infrastructure as Code
9 33 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (30.28%) Bash Shell
10 31 (28.44%) Ansible
11 30 (27.52%) Microsoft Azure
11 30 (27.52%) Windows
12 23 (21.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 22 (20.18%) Puppet
13 22 (20.18%) Jenkins
14 21 (19.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 19 (17.43%) Serverless
15 19 (17.43%) IaaS
15 19 (17.43%) Configuration Management
16 18 (16.51%) Windows Server
17 17 (15.60%) Amazon ECS
17 17 (15.60%) PowerShell
18 15 (13.76%) Google Cloud Platform
18 15 (13.76%) Microsoft
19 14 (12.84%) ITIL
19 14 (12.84%) JavaScript
19 14 (12.84%) Google
19 14 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
19 14 (12.84%) Opscode Chef

AWS CloudFormation
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 11 (10.09%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.75%) Apache
2 3 (2.75%) Confluence
3 2 (1.83%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.83%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.83%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.92%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 105 (96.33%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (27.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (21.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 19 (17.43%) IaaS
4 19 (17.43%) Serverless
5 17 (15.60%) Amazon ECS
6 15 (13.76%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (11.93%) GitHub
8 10 (9.17%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (8.26%) AWS Lambda
10 8 (7.34%) Amazon EKS
11 7 (6.42%) Amazon S3
12 6 (5.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (5.50%) Power Platform
13 5 (4.59%) OpenShift
14 4 (3.67%) NuGet
15 3 (2.75%) Datadog
15 3 (2.75%) PaaS
15 3 (2.75%) SaaS
15 3 (2.75%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.17%) Network Security
2 9 (8.26%) Firewall
3 5 (4.59%) DNS
4 3 (2.75%) HTTP
4 3 (2.75%) LAN
4 3 (2.75%) WAN
5 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.83%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.17%) MySQL
1 10 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 7 (6.42%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.50%) Big Data
4 6 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (5.50%) Power BI
4 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.59%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.67%) InfluxDB
6 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.83%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.83%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.92%) DB2
8 1 (0.92%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.92%) HBase
8 1 (0.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (20.18%) Jenkins
2 13 (11.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (11.93%) Git (software)
3 11 (10.09%) Bitbucket
4 6 (5.50%) GitLab
4 6 (5.50%) TeamCity
5 5 (4.59%) GoCD
5 5 (4.59%) Subversion
6 4 (3.67%) Codeship
6 4 (3.67%) JMeter
6 4 (3.67%) Maven
6 4 (3.67%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (3.67%) Selenium
6 4 (3.67%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.75%) JIRA
8 2 (1.83%) Travis CI
8 2 (1.83%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.92%) Grunt
9 1 (0.92%) gulp
General
1 11 (10.09%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Banking
2 7 (6.42%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.50%) Retail
4 3 (2.75%) Publishing
5 1 (0.92%) Advertising
5 1 (0.92%) Back Office
5 1 (0.92%) Games
5 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Law
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (52.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (25.69%) AWS Engineer
3 21 (19.27%) AWS DevOps
4 18 (16.51%) Azure Engineer
5 14 (12.84%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 12 (11.01%) Azure DevOps
6 12 (11.01%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 11 (10.09%) Consultant
8 8 (7.34%) AWS Consultant
8 8 (7.34%) Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Lead DevOps
8 8 (7.34%) Senior DevOps
8 8 (7.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) DevOps Consultant
9 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.42%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (6.42%) Node.js
2 6 (5.50%) Web Services
3 5 (4.59%) React
4 4 (3.67%) .NET
4 4 (3.67%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.75%) JSON
6 2 (1.83%) COM
6 2 (1.83%) Kafka
6 2 (1.83%) LAMP
6 2 (1.83%) Redux
6 2 (1.83%) Sensu
7 1 (0.92%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.92%) boto
7 1 (0.92%) Express
7 1 (0.92%) GraphQL
7 1 (0.92%) iOS SDK
7 1 (0.92%) Laravel
7 1 (0.92%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.92%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.01%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.01%) Public Cloud
3 7 (6.42%) Algorithms
4 6 (5.50%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.50%) Private Cloud
5 5 (4.59%) PKI
6 4 (3.67%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (3.67%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.75%) Cloud Native
7 3 (2.75%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.83%) User Experience
8 2 (1.83%) Video\Live Streaming
8 2 (1.83%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.92%) Blog
9 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 51 (46.79%) Linux
2 30 (27.52%) Windows
3 18 (16.51%) Windows Server
4 10 (9.17%) Ubuntu
5 7 (6.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.67%) Amazon Linux
6 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.75%) CentOS
7 3 (2.75%) Unix
8 2 (1.83%) Android
8 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.92%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (82.57%) DevOps
2 38 (34.86%) Infrastructure as Code
3 33 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (19.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 19 (17.43%) Configuration Management
6 14 (12.84%) ITIL
7 13 (11.93%) Fintech
8 11 (10.09%) Microservices
9 10 (9.17%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (8.26%) Infrastructure Management
10 9 (8.26%) Migration
10 9 (8.26%) Software Engineering
11 7 (6.42%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.42%) Disruptive Innovation
12 6 (5.50%) Decision-Making
12 6 (5.50%) Deployment Automation
12 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Automation
12 6 (5.50%) Open Source
12 6 (5.50%) Proactive Monitoring
12 6 (5.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (43.12%) Python
2 33 (30.28%) Bash Shell
3 17 (15.60%) PowerShell
4 14 (12.84%) JavaScript
5 13 (11.93%) SQL
6 12 (11.01%) Java
7 7 (6.42%) C#
7 7 (6.42%) Ruby
8 5 (4.59%) C++
9 4 (3.67%) PHP
9 4 (3.67%) Scala
10 2 (1.83%) Go
10 2 (1.83%) Perl
11 1 (0.92%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.92%) Clojure
11 1 (0.92%) ES6
11 1 (0.92%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.83%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (64.22%) Docker
2 11 (10.09%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.42%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (5.50%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.50%) XenApp
5 2 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.92%) etcd
6 1 (0.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 85 (77.98%) Terraform
2 54 (49.54%) Kubernetes
3 31 (28.44%) Ansible
4 22 (20.18%) Puppet
5 14 (12.84%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (4.59%) Grafana
6 5 (4.59%) Kibana
6 5 (4.59%) Nagios
7 4 (3.67%) logstash
7 4 (3.67%) Packer
8 3 (2.75%) HP SiteScope
8 3 (2.75%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.92%) Consul
9 1 (0.92%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.92%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.92%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (13.76%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.84%) Google
3 8 (7.34%) VMware
4 6 (5.50%) Atlassian
4 6 (5.50%) Citrix
4 6 (5.50%) Veeam
5 4 (3.67%) TOWER Software
6 3 (2.75%) Apple
6 3 (2.75%) Perforce
6 3 (2.75%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.83%) AlienVault
7 2 (1.83%) Dynatrace
7 2 (1.83%) New Relic
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle
7 2 (1.83%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.92%) Cisco
8 1 (0.92%) EMC
8 1 (0.92%) Palo Alto