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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > East of England
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 9 14 12
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2 +8
Permanent jobs citing AWS 1,032 437 478
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 13.78% 9.67% 13.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.39% 30.45% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 377 304 371
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £49,375 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £60,000 £53,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +13.21% -3.64%
75th Percentile £70,250 £80,063 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,555 1,435 1,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.12% 31.75% 35.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,271 1,044 1,016
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £61,650 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.75% +4.35% +4.55%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in the East of England

AWS
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in the East of England.

Salary trend for AWS in the East of England

AWS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in the East of England over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for AWS in the East of England

AWS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire 0 437 £55,000 -12.00% 40
Hertfordshire +17 358 £62,500 +4.17% 29
Essex +14 150 £61,000 -9.63% 7
Bedfordshire -12 40 £60,000 -0.83% 5
Suffolk +3 35 £52,500 +72.13% 5
Norfolk +15 21 £35,000 -22.22% 1
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 East of England region with a requirement for AWS.

1 564 (54.65%) Azure
2 433 (41.96%) DevOps
3 419 (40.60%) Agile
4 326 (31.59%) Python
5 325 (31.49%) CI/CD
6 299 (28.97%) Degree
7 281 (27.23%) Social Skills
8 260 (25.19%) Software Engineering
9 251 (24.32%) SQL
10 249 (24.13%) Java
11 233 (22.58%) Linux
11 233 (22.58%) Mentoring
12 224 (21.71%) JavaScript
13 218 (21.12%) Docker
14 213 (20.64%) GCP
15 208 (20.16%) Computer Science
16 204 (19.77%) C#
17 201 (19.48%) Terraform
18 193 (18.70%) Serverless
19 192 (18.60%) React
19 192 (18.60%) Git (software)
20 190 (18.41%) Microservices
21 187 (18.12%) Windows
22 182 (17.64%) Microsoft
23 181 (17.54%) TDD
24 159 (15.41%) Finance
25 155 (15.02%) Kubernetes
26 154 (14.92%) Jenkins
27 147 (14.24%) Data Science
28 141 (13.66%) Computer Science Degree

AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 90 (8.72%) Apache Spark
2 51 (4.94%) Apache
3 30 (2.91%) OpenStack
4 23 (2.23%) Skype for Business
5 20 (1.94%) SharePoint
6 17 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (1.36%) Umbraco
8 11 (1.07%) Confluence
8 11 (1.07%) WordPress
9 10 (0.97%) CMS
10 9 (0.87%) Headless CMS
10 9 (0.87%) nginx
11 8 (0.78%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.48%) Documentum
12 5 (0.48%) IIS
12 5 (0.48%) JBoss
12 5 (0.48%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.39%) ArcGIS
14 2 (0.19%) SugarCRM
14 2 (0.19%) Totara
Applications
1 22 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.87%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.07%) SAP ERP
1 11 (1.07%) SAP MDG
1 11 (1.07%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.19%) Magento
3 2 (0.19%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.19%) Shopify
4 1 (0.097%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
Cloud Services
1 564 (54.65%) Azure
2 213 (20.64%) GCP
3 193 (18.70%) Serverless
4 127 (12.31%) Microsoft 365
5 90 (8.72%) OpenShift
6 84 (8.14%) PaaS
7 82 (7.95%) Amazon EC2
8 69 (6.69%) SaaS
9 68 (6.59%) IaaS
10 67 (6.49%) AWS Lambda
11 61 (5.91%) Cloud Computing
12 56 (5.43%) Azure Active Directory
13 47 (4.55%) Amazon S3
13 47 (4.55%) GitHub
14 44 (4.26%) AWS CloudFormation
15 38 (3.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 34 (3.29%) Azure DevOps
17 33 (3.20%) Route 53
18 25 (2.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 22 (2.13%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (6.78%) DNS
2 64 (6.20%) DHCP
3 58 (5.62%) Firewall
4 50 (4.84%) Internet
5 37 (3.59%) SAN
5 37 (3.59%) TCP/IP
6 31 (3.00%) VPN
7 27 (2.62%) Wireless
8 23 (2.23%) Skype
9 18 (1.74%) Remote Desktop
10 17 (1.65%) Fibre Channel
11 16 (1.55%) NAS
12 13 (1.26%) NetScaler
13 11 (1.07%) LAN
13 11 (1.07%) WAN
14 10 (0.97%) Network Security
15 8 (0.78%) VoIP
16 5 (0.48%) Broadband
16 5 (0.48%) HTTP
16 5 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (9.50%) MySQL
2 86 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 75 (7.27%) Big Data
4 70 (6.78%) Relational Database
4 70 (6.78%) SQL Server
5 59 (5.72%) Amazon RDS
6 56 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
7 42 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
8 40 (3.88%) Tableau
9 38 (3.68%) Amazon Redshift
10 35 (3.39%) NoSQL
11 29 (2.81%) MongoDB
12 21 (2.03%) Power BI
13 19 (1.84%) Apache Hive
14 17 (1.65%) Amazon Athena
14 17 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
14 17 (1.65%) Oracle ODI
15 14 (1.36%) DynamoDB
15 14 (1.36%) Hadoop
16 13 (1.26%) Flink
Development Applications
1 192 (18.60%) Git (software)
2 154 (14.92%) Jenkins
3 104 (10.08%) JIRA
4 51 (4.94%) GitLab
5 45 (4.36%) Selenium
6 37 (3.59%) WebDriver
7 34 (3.29%) Subversion
8 27 (2.62%) Maven
9 23 (2.23%) TeamCity
10 22 (2.13%) Gradle
11 20 (1.94%) Lerna
11 20 (1.94%) Storybook
12 17 (1.65%) Gerrit
13 12 (1.16%) JUnit
14 11 (1.07%) Ant
14 11 (1.07%) Mockito
15 10 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (0.87%) Buildbot
16 9 (0.87%) CircleCI
16 9 (0.87%) Eclipse
General
1 281 (27.23%) Social Skills
2 159 (15.41%) Finance
3 104 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (6.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 45 (4.36%) Manufacturing
6 39 (3.78%) Law
6 39 (3.78%) Legal
7 32 (3.10%) Marketing
8 27 (2.62%) Electronics
9 24 (2.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 24 (2.33%) Retail
10 23 (2.23%) Billing
11 22 (2.13%) Presentation Skills
12 21 (2.03%) Publishing
13 20 (1.94%) Games
13 20 (1.94%) Public Sector
14 13 (1.26%) Automotive
15 10 (0.97%) Telecoms
16 9 (0.87%) Advertising
17 5 (0.48%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 170 (16.47%) Developer
2 141 (13.66%) Software Engineer
3 138 (13.37%) Cloud Engineer
4 95 (9.21%) DevOps Engineer
5 73 (7.07%) Data Engineer
6 67 (6.49%) Principal Engineer
7 59 (5.72%) Analyst
8 58 (5.62%) Architect
9 46 (4.46%) Senior Software Engineer
10 44 (4.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 42 (4.07%) Full Stack Developer
12 40 (3.88%) Java Engineer
13 33 (3.20%) Software Developer
14 31 (3.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 30 (2.91%) Applications Engineer
16 29 (2.81%) Web Developer
17 28 (2.71%) AWS Engineer
17 28 (2.71%) C# Developer
18 27 (2.62%) QA Analyst
18 27 (2.62%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (18.60%) React
2 137 (13.28%) AngularJS
3 131 (12.69%) .NET
4 125 (12.11%) CSS
5 119 (11.53%) HTML
6 102 (9.88%) Node.js
7 95 (9.21%) Vue.js
8 78 (7.56%) Kafka
9 64 (6.20%) HTML5
10 63 (6.10%) REST
11 58 (5.62%) WPF
12 55 (5.33%) Velocity
13 53 (5.14%) CSS3
14 51 (4.94%) RESTful
15 50 (4.84%) WinForms
16 45 (4.36%) JSON
17 40 (3.88%) Spring
18 37 (3.59%) ASP.NET
19 36 (3.49%) GraphQL
20 30 (2.91%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 96 (9.30%) Data Structures
2 91 (8.82%) Algorithms
3 87 (8.43%) Life Science
4 83 (8.04%) Public Cloud
5 80 (7.75%) User Experience
6 76 (7.36%) Self-Motivation
7 68 (6.59%) Cloud Native
8 60 (5.81%) Mobile App
9 51 (4.94%) Management Information System
10 46 (4.46%) Linux Command Line
10 46 (4.46%) Replication
11 44 (4.26%) Data Centre
12 39 (3.78%) Virtual Team
13 38 (3.68%) IoT
14 28 (2.71%) Biotechnology
14 28 (2.71%) Renewable Energy
15 26 (2.52%) PKI
16 24 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
17 22 (2.13%) Private Cloud
18 18 (1.74%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 233 (22.58%) Linux
2 187 (18.12%) Windows
3 80 (7.75%) Unix
4 79 (7.66%) Windows Server
5 55 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (2.91%) Windows Server 2016
7 18 (1.74%) CentOS
8 16 (1.55%) Oracle Linux
8 16 (1.55%) Windows Server 2019
9 13 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (1.07%) Mac OS X
11 10 (0.97%) Windows 10
12 9 (0.87%) Mac OS
13 8 (0.78%) Solaris
14 6 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.48%) Android
16 3 (0.29%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.19%) Debian
17 2 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (41.96%) DevOps
2 419 (40.60%) Agile
3 325 (31.49%) CI/CD
4 260 (25.19%) Software Engineering
5 233 (22.58%) Mentoring
6 208 (20.16%) Computer Science
7 190 (18.41%) Microservices
8 181 (17.54%) TDD
9 147 (14.24%) Data Science
10 140 (13.57%) Full Stack Development
10 140 (13.57%) Risk Management
11 136 (13.18%) Problem-Solving
12 135 (13.08%) Scrum
13 126 (12.21%) Test Automation
14 124 (12.02%) ITIL
15 122 (11.82%) Data Engineering
15 122 (11.82%) Machine Learning
16 117 (11.34%) Software Testing
17 113 (10.95%) Infrastructure as Code
18 112 (10.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 326 (31.59%) Python
2 251 (24.32%) SQL
3 249 (24.13%) Java
4 224 (21.71%) JavaScript
5 204 (19.77%) C#
6 105 (10.17%) PowerShell
7 79 (7.66%) TypeScript
8 76 (7.36%) C++
9 63 (6.10%) C
10 50 (4.84%) Objective-C
11 43 (4.17%) Shell Script
12 39 (3.78%) Bash
13 36 (3.49%) Ruby
14 34 (3.29%) Go
15 31 (3.00%) PHP
16 28 (2.71%) Julia
17 25 (2.42%) Scala
18 22 (2.13%) MATLAB
19 20 (1.94%) Perl
20 17 (1.65%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 299 (28.97%) Degree
2 141 (13.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 74 (7.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 68 (6.59%) MCSE
5 50 (4.84%) Security Cleared
6 43 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 43 (4.17%) MCSA
7 39 (3.78%) Cisco Certification
8 38 (3.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 36 (3.49%) SC Cleared
10 31 (3.00%) AWS Certification
11 25 (2.42%) CCNP
12 23 (2.23%) CCNA
13 16 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
14 13 (1.26%) MCITP
15 10 (0.97%) CISSP
16 9 (0.87%) CCA
16 9 (0.87%) DV Cleared
16 9 (0.87%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.46%) QA
2 69 (6.69%) Accessibility
3 49 (4.75%) SLA
4 25 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (2.03%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials
7 9 (0.87%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.68%) GDPR
9 5 (0.48%) GxP
9 5 (0.48%) NIST
10 4 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.097%) COBIT
12 1 (0.097%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.097%) NCSC
12 1 (0.097%) SOC 2
System Software
1 218 (21.12%) Docker
2 122 (11.82%) Active Directory
3 82 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (4.26%) vSphere
5 42 (4.07%) Hyper-V
6 30 (2.91%) LXC
6 30 (2.91%) Terminal Services
6 30 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
8 15 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 15 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
9 13 (1.26%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 13 (1.26%) XenApp
9 13 (1.26%) XenDesktop
10 8 (0.78%) Xen
11 6 (0.58%) zsh
12 4 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.097%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 201 (19.48%) Terraform
2 155 (15.02%) Kubernetes
3 113 (10.95%) Ansible
4 46 (4.46%) SCCM
5 36 (3.49%) Cisco IPCC
6 33 (3.20%) Puppet
7 25 (2.42%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 23 (2.23%) Grafana
9 21 (2.03%) Microsoft Intune
10 20 (1.94%) Kibana
10 20 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
11 18 (1.74%) SCOM
11 18 (1.74%) vCenter Server
12 17 (1.65%) Microsoft Clustering
12 17 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
12 17 (1.65%) SCOrch
12 17 (1.65%) SCVMM
13 14 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
14 12 (1.16%) Prometheus
15 9 (0.87%) Rancher
Vendors
1 182 (17.64%) Microsoft
2 135 (13.08%) VMware
3 130 (12.60%) Google
4 65 (6.30%) Oracle
5 54 (5.23%) FIS
6 50 (4.84%) Salesforce.com
7 32 (3.10%) MuleSoft
8 31 (3.00%) Splunk
9 28 (2.71%) Cisco
10 27 (2.62%) Citrix
10 27 (2.62%) NetApp
11 25 (2.42%) Red Hat
12 22 (2.13%) Facebook
13 20 (1.94%) IBM
14 17 (1.65%) 3PAR
14 17 (1.65%) Brocade
14 17 (1.65%) EMC
14 17 (1.65%) Rackspace
14 17 (1.65%) Symantec
14 17 (1.65%) Veeam