The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 79 75
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 39 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.13% 1.17% 1.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.16% 14.14% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 15
Median salary £52,500 £30,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.73% -35.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 155 99 67
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 12.42% 8.27% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 104 57 34
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Edinburgh

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Edinburgh

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 39 (51.32%) Linux
2 27 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (31.58%) Puppet
4 23 (30.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (30.26%) Windows
4 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
5 21 (27.63%) Ansible
6 20 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (23.68%) DevOps
8 17 (22.37%) SQL
9 15 (19.74%) Python
10 14 (18.42%) Java
10 14 (18.42%) JavaScript
11 13 (17.11%) Active Directory
11 13 (17.11%) Finance
11 13 (17.11%) VMware
11 13 (17.11%) PowerShell
11 13 (17.11%) Web Development
11 13 (17.11%) IT Strategy
12 12 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (15.79%) Hyper-V
12 12 (15.79%) Office 365
12 12 (15.79%) Cisco
12 12 (15.79%) PHP
12 12 (15.79%) Web Services
13 11 (14.47%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (14.47%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (14.47%) Root Cause Analysis
13 11 (14.47%) Degree
13 11 (14.47%) Windows Server

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 9 (11.84%) Skype for Business
2 8 (10.53%) Apache
3 7 (9.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (9.21%) MS Exchange
4 6 (7.89%) IIS
4 6 (7.89%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.58%) JBoss
6 4 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (3.95%) nginx
8 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (5.26%) InDesign
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (5.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.32%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 23 (30.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (15.79%) Office 365
3 9 (11.84%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (6.58%) Amazon S3
5 5 (6.58%) iPaaS
5 5 (6.58%) SaaS
6 2 (2.63%) Yammer
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.32%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) DNS
2 8 (10.53%) DHCP
3 7 (9.21%) LAN
3 7 (9.21%) WAN
4 5 (6.58%) NAS
4 5 (6.58%) Network Security
4 5 (6.58%) SSL
5 4 (5.26%) HTTPS
5 4 (5.26%) SAN
6 2 (2.63%) Skype
7 1 (1.32%) Firewall
7 1 (1.32%) HTTP
7 1 (1.32%) OpenVPN
7 1 (1.32%) SMTP
7 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) Big Data
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.53%) MySQL
4 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (6.58%) BigQuery
5 5 (6.58%) Hadoop
5 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.32%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.32%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.58%) Subversion
3 4 (5.26%) Bitbucket
3 4 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (5.26%) GCC
3 4 (5.26%) Maven
3 4 (5.26%) MSI
3 4 (5.26%) NuGet
3 4 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.32%) GoCD
4 1 (1.32%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (1.32%) JIRA
4 1 (1.32%) JUnit
4 1 (1.32%) Selenium
4 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Retail
3 5 (6.58%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Advertising
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (22.37%) Developer
2 11 (14.47%) Administrator
2 11 (14.47%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Architect
5 7 (9.21%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (7.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (6.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Data Scientist
7 5 (6.58%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.26%) DevOps Administrator
8 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (5.26%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Data Scientist
8 4 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.79%) Web Services
2 10 (13.16%) CSS
2 10 (13.16%) HTML
3 8 (10.53%) .NET
3 8 (10.53%) jQuery
4 7 (9.21%) LAMP
4 7 (9.21%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (9.21%) Symfony
5 5 (6.58%) Ajax
5 5 (6.58%) D3.js
5 5 (6.58%) Natural Language Processing
5 5 (6.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.26%) JSON
7 3 (3.95%) Sidekiq
8 2 (2.63%) CSS3
8 2 (2.63%) HTML5
8 2 (2.63%) Node.js
8 2 (2.63%) React
8 2 (2.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.21%) Blackberry
4 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.58%) Virtual Team
6 4 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (5.26%) Social Media
7 2 (2.63%) User Experience
8 1 (1.32%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (51.32%) Linux
2 23 (30.26%) Windows
3 11 (14.47%) Windows Server
4 7 (9.21%) Android
4 7 (9.21%) Ubuntu
5 5 (6.58%) CentOS
6 4 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.95%) Debian
8 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.32%) Unix
9 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.68%) DevOps
3 13 (17.11%) IT Strategy
3 13 (17.11%) Web Development
4 11 (14.47%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (14.47%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (13.16%) Asset Management
5 10 (13.16%) Microservices
6 9 (11.84%) ITIL
6 9 (11.84%) TOGAF
7 8 (10.53%) High Availability
7 8 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.21%) Configuration Management
8 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.89%) Investment Management
9 6 (7.89%) SOA
9 6 (7.89%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (7.89%) Web Design
10 5 (6.58%) Spatial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.37%) SQL
2 15 (19.74%) Python
3 14 (18.42%) Java
3 14 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 13 (17.11%) PowerShell
5 12 (15.79%) PHP
6 8 (10.53%) Bash Shell
6 8 (10.53%) Scala
7 7 (9.21%) Ruby
8 6 (7.89%) C#
8 6 (7.89%) Perl
9 5 (6.58%) R
10 4 (5.26%) CoffeeScript
10 4 (5.26%) VBScript
11 3 (3.95%) MATLAB
11 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.32%) C
13 1 (1.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) AWS Certification
2 4 (5.26%) CISSP
3 3 (3.95%) PhD
4 1 (1.32%) HND
4 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (17.11%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 12 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.47%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (11.84%) XenApp
5 7 (9.21%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (9.21%) XenDesktop
6 5 (6.58%) Docker
6 5 (6.58%) vSphere
7 4 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (3.95%) KVM
8 3 (3.95%) Xen
9 1 (1.32%) Gluster
9 1 (1.32%) NFS
9 1 (1.32%) Samba
Systems Management
1 24 (31.58%) Puppet
2 21 (27.63%) Ansible
3 20 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (9.21%) SCCM
4 7 (9.21%) SCOM
4 7 (9.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 7 (9.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (6.58%) Packer
6 4 (5.26%) Capistrano
6 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (5.26%) PowerCLI
6 4 (5.26%) Terraform
6 4 (5.26%) yum
7 3 (3.95%) Nagios
8 1 (1.32%) HockeyApp
8 1 (1.32%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.11%) VMware
3 12 (15.79%) Cisco
4 9 (11.84%) CA
4 9 (11.84%) Citrix
4 9 (11.84%) Symantec
4 9 (11.84%) Varonis
5 8 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 6 (7.89%) Tableau
7 5 (6.58%) Adobe
8 4 (5.26%) F5
8 4 (5.26%) Google
8 4 (5.26%) Oracle
8 4 (5.26%) Perforce
9 3 (3.95%) Juniper
9 3 (3.95%) Remedy
10 1 (1.32%) Apteco
10 1 (1.32%) Dell
10 1 (1.32%) HP
10 1 (1.32%) Rackspace
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable Package + Flex
Posted: 4 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £110,000 base salary + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 6 days ago
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Sanderson
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000.00 per annum
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