Period
to 4 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 4 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 7 7 18
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11 +11
Permanent jobs citing AWS 846 1,754 1,123
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 16.38% 17.16% 10.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.17% 44.51% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 774 1,780 1,079
Median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £102,500 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £73,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% +3.70%

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 2,055 3,941 2,938
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.79% 38.55% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,774 3,618 2,611
Median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in the City of London

AWS
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in the City of London.

Salary trend for AWS in the City of London

AWS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in the City of London over the 6 months to 4 August 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS in the City of London

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 AWS within the City of London region over the 6 months to 4 August 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
London Bridge +12 10 £71,250 +26.67%
Moorgate -4 2 £68,750 +5.77%
AWS
Central London

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for AWS.

1 339 (40.07%) Azure
2 314 (37.12%) DevOps
3 311 (36.76%) Python
4 301 (35.58%) Docker
5 248 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
6 247 (29.20%) Kubernetes
7 206 (24.35%) Finance
8 198 (23.40%) Java
9 190 (22.46%) JavaScript
10 185 (21.87%) Terraform
11 165 (19.50%) Linux
12 153 (18.09%) Microservices
13 152 (17.97%) Jenkins
14 150 (17.73%) Fintech
15 147 (17.38%) GCP
16 139 (16.43%) TDD
17 133 (15.72%) Ansible
17 133 (15.72%) SQL
18 123 (14.54%) Git (software)
19 116 (13.71%) .NET
20 111 (13.12%) C#
21 108 (12.77%) Infrastructure as Code
22 104 (12.29%) Windows
23 103 (12.17%) React
24 101 (11.94%) Puppet
24 101 (11.94%) Software Engineering
25 96 (11.35%) Web Services
25 96 (11.35%) Microsoft
25 96 (11.35%) Node.js
26 93 (10.99%) Degree

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 54 (6.38%) Apache Spark
2 34 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (3.19%) IIS
4 23 (2.72%) Confluence
5 19 (2.25%) Apache
6 18 (2.13%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.30%) Apache Airflow
8 9 (1.06%) Moodle
9 7 (0.83%) SharePoint
10 6 (0.71%) Luigi
11 4 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.47%) SAS
12 3 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.35%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.35%) nginx
12 3 (0.35%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.24%) Drupal
13 2 (0.24%) Jupyter
13 2 (0.24%) WordPress
14 1 (0.12%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 18 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.35%) Gliffy
4 3 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (0.47%) FastStats
1 4 (0.47%) Unica
2 3 (0.35%) Magento
2 3 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.12%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 339 (40.07%) Azure
2 147 (17.38%) GCP
3 79 (9.34%) Serverless
4 70 (8.27%) SaaS
5 62 (7.33%) Amazon EC2
5 62 (7.33%) AWS Lambda
6 51 (6.03%) AWS CloudFormation
7 48 (5.67%) Amazon S3
8 47 (5.56%) Office 365
9 30 (3.55%) Amazon ECS
10 24 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
11 22 (2.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 19 (2.25%) Amazon EKS
13 17 (2.01%) Azure Active Directory
14 16 (1.89%) AWS Fargate
15 15 (1.77%) Amazon Kinesis
15 15 (1.77%) GitHub
15 15 (1.77%) IaaS
16 14 (1.65%) Heroku
16 14 (1.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (7.68%) Firewall
2 30 (3.55%) DNS
3 24 (2.84%) TCP/IP
4 19 (2.25%) VPN
5 16 (1.89%) Network Security
6 15 (1.77%) DHCP
7 13 (1.54%) HTTP
8 12 (1.42%) LAN
9 9 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (1.06%) WAN
10 8 (0.95%) VoIP
11 7 (0.83%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (0.83%) NetScaler
11 7 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (0.71%) Cisco Firepower
12 6 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (0.71%) VLAN
12 6 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (0.59%) MPLS
13 5 (0.59%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (9.81%) Big Data
2 65 (7.68%) SQL Server
3 64 (7.57%) MySQL
3 64 (7.57%) NoSQL
4 58 (6.86%) MongoDB
5 54 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
6 47 (5.56%) Hadoop
7 40 (4.73%) Redis
8 39 (4.61%) Amazon RDS
9 35 (4.14%) Relational Database
10 27 (3.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 24 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
12 21 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
13 20 (2.36%) Amazon Redshift
13 20 (2.36%) Apache Hive
14 16 (1.89%) RDBMS
15 14 (1.65%) Neo4j
16 11 (1.30%) Power BI
17 10 (1.18%) Amazon Athena
18 9 (1.06%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 152 (17.97%) Jenkins
2 123 (14.54%) Git (software)
3 43 (5.08%) JIRA
4 27 (3.19%) TeamCity
5 24 (2.84%) Bitbucket
5 24 (2.84%) Cucumber
6 23 (2.72%) Selenium
7 22 (2.60%) Maven
8 20 (2.36%) GitLab
9 15 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (1.77%) git-flow
10 13 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
10 13 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
10 13 (1.54%) Visual Studio
11 12 (1.42%) RSpec
12 8 (0.95%) CircleCI
12 8 (0.95%) Protractor
13 7 (0.83%) Gradle
14 6 (0.71%) IntelliJ
14 6 (0.71%) SonarQube
General
1 206 (24.35%) Finance
2 57 (6.74%) Law
3 55 (6.50%) Banking
4 24 (2.84%) Marketing
5 17 (2.01%) Retail
6 14 (1.65%) Games
7 13 (1.54%) Back Office
7 13 (1.54%) Investment Banking
7 13 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (1.42%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.18%) Advertising
10 8 (0.95%) Retail Banking
11 7 (0.83%) Front Office
12 6 (0.71%) Legal
12 6 (0.71%) Public Sector
13 4 (0.47%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.24%) Automotive
14 2 (0.24%) Billing
14 2 (0.24%) German Language
14 2 (0.24%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 211 (24.94%) Developer
2 144 (17.02%) DevOps Engineer
3 137 (16.19%) AWS Engineer
4 69 (8.16%) Cloud Engineer
5 67 (7.92%) AWS DevOps
6 64 (7.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 48 (5.67%) Data Engineer
8 46 (5.44%) Analyst
9 44 (5.20%) Senior Developer
9 44 (5.20%) Software Engineer
10 41 (4.85%) Architect
11 40 (4.73%) .NET Developer
11 40 (4.73%) Java Developer
12 37 (4.37%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 33 (3.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 31 (3.66%) Python Engineer
15 30 (3.55%) C# Developer
15 30 (3.55%) Senior DevOps
16 29 (3.43%) Full Stack Developer
17 28 (3.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (13.71%) .NET
2 103 (12.17%) React
3 96 (11.35%) Node.js
3 96 (11.35%) Web Services
4 88 (10.40%) Kafka
5 86 (10.17%) AngularJS
6 72 (8.51%) HTML
7 66 (7.80%) CSS
7 66 (7.80%) REST
8 42 (4.96%) HTML5
9 40 (4.73%) .NET Core
10 30 (3.55%) Elastic Stack
11 28 (3.31%) Redux
11 28 (3.31%) RESTful
12 25 (2.96%) Vue.js
13 24 (2.84%) RabbitMQ
14 22 (2.60%) Spring
15 21 (2.48%) Sass
15 21 (2.48%) SOAP
16 20 (2.36%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 71 (8.39%) Public Cloud
2 57 (6.74%) Greenfield Project
3 38 (4.49%) Data Centre
4 30 (3.55%) Cloud Native
5 29 (3.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 28 (3.31%) Management Information System
7 20 (2.36%) Algorithms
8 19 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
11 14 (1.65%) User Experience
12 12 (1.42%) Derivative
12 12 (1.42%) Hedge funds
12 12 (1.42%) Private Cloud
13 11 (1.30%) e-Learning
14 9 (1.06%) SCORM
15 8 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
15 8 (0.95%) Video\Live Streaming
16 6 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 6 (0.71%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 165 (19.50%) Linux
2 104 (12.29%) Windows
3 42 (4.96%) Windows Server
4 18 (2.13%) Unix
5 14 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (1.18%) Windows 10
7 8 (0.95%) Mac OS
8 7 (0.83%) Windows Server 2016
9 6 (0.71%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.59%) CentOS
11 4 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (0.35%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.35%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.24%) Android
13 2 (0.24%) Solaris
13 2 (0.24%) VMS
13 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (37.12%) DevOps
2 248 (29.31%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (18.09%) Microservices
4 150 (17.73%) Fintech
5 139 (16.43%) TDD
6 108 (12.77%) Infrastructure as Code
7 101 (11.94%) Software Engineering
8 86 (10.17%) Test Automation
9 76 (8.98%) Computer Science
10 72 (8.51%) Machine Learning
11 71 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
12 69 (8.16%) Problem-Solving
13 66 (7.80%) Analytics
14 64 (7.57%) Migration
15 53 (6.26%) Artificial Intelligence
15 53 (6.26%) Data Science
15 53 (6.26%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 47 (5.56%) Configuration Management
17 46 (5.44%) BDD
18 44 (5.20%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 311 (36.76%) Python
2 198 (23.40%) Java
3 190 (22.46%) JavaScript
4 133 (15.72%) SQL
5 111 (13.12%) C#
6 77 (9.10%) TypeScript
7 69 (8.16%) PowerShell
8 57 (6.74%) PHP
9 55 (6.50%) Ruby
10 53 (6.26%) Scala
11 52 (6.15%) Go
12 49 (5.79%) Bash Shell
13 37 (4.37%) Java 8
14 25 (2.96%) Perl
15 24 (2.84%) T-SQL
16 19 (2.25%) C++
16 19 (2.25%) Kotlin
17 17 (2.01%) R
18 16 (1.89%) ES6
19 9 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 93 (10.99%) Degree
2 37 (4.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (2.48%) AWS Certification
3 21 (2.48%) Master's Degree
4 20 (2.36%) CISSP
5 16 (1.89%) CISM
6 13 (1.54%) CISA
7 12 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (1.42%) CRISC
8 10 (1.18%) CEH
9 8 (0.95%) CCNA
9 8 (0.95%) OSCP
10 7 (0.83%) GWAPT
11 6 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.47%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.47%) PhD
13 3 (0.35%) GCIA
13 3 (0.35%) GCIH
13 3 (0.35%) OCP
13 3 (0.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (3.90%) QA
2 21 (2.48%) NIST
3 14 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.71%) GDPR
6 4 (0.47%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.35%) SLA
8 2 (0.24%) COBIT
9 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (0.12%) MiFID
9 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 301 (35.58%) Docker
2 41 (4.85%) Active Directory
3 27 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.77%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.59%) vSphere
6 5 (0.59%) XenApp
7 4 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.35%) DFS Replication
8 3 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.35%) Xen
9 2 (0.24%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.24%) Snort
9 2 (0.24%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.12%) HDFS
10 1 (0.12%) LXC
10 1 (0.12%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.12%) vCloud
10 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 247 (29.20%) Kubernetes
2 185 (21.87%) Terraform
3 133 (15.72%) Ansible
4 101 (11.94%) Puppet
5 60 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (3.31%) Prometheus
7 22 (2.60%) Grafana
8 17 (2.01%) Salt
9 14 (1.65%) Kibana
10 13 (1.54%) Netcool
10 13 (1.54%) Opsview
11 11 (1.30%) Consul
12 10 (1.18%) Packer
13 7 (0.83%) Icinga
13 7 (0.83%) Istio
14 6 (0.71%) Control-M
14 6 (0.71%) logstash
14 6 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
15 4 (0.47%) Backup Exec
15 4 (0.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 96 (11.35%) Microsoft
2 72 (8.51%) Google
3 46 (5.44%) VMware
4 35 (4.14%) Oracle
5 27 (3.19%) Cisco
6 17 (2.01%) Splunk
7 16 (1.89%) Tableau
8 15 (1.77%) AppDynamics
9 14 (1.65%) IBM
10 13 (1.54%) Dynatrace
10 13 (1.54%) SevOne
10 13 (1.54%) TOWER Software
11 12 (1.42%) Citrix
11 12 (1.42%) F5
11 12 (1.42%) Red Hat
12 10 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (1.06%) Databricks
13 9 (1.06%) Meraki
14 7 (0.83%) Arista
14 7 (0.83%) Palo Alto