Period
to 25 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 25 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 67 124
Rank change year-on-year +34 +57 +68
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 10799 7846 5228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.53% 4.34% 2.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.57% 34.61% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9016 6789 4424
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +6.80%

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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 29530 22671 18877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.85% 12.55% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24512 19224 15626
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +7.37% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in England

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in England

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in England over the 6 months to 25 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in England

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the England region over the 6 months to 25 September 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 +11 5856 £65,000 +4.00% 342
South East +47 1658 £55,000 +4.76% 91
North of England +55 1290 £45,000 -2.17% 64
North West +48 778 £45,000 - 37
South West +62 699 £50,000 +5.26% 31
East of England +15 675 £52,500 - 42
Midlands +49 592 £47,500 - 31
Yorkshire +69 453 £47,500 -5.00% 23
West Midlands +55 376 £45,000 -5.26% 19
East Midlands +28 218 £50,000 +11.11% 12
North East +43 60 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 England region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 4640 (42.97%) Agile Software Development
2 4446 (41.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 3908 (36.19%) Linux
4 3679 (34.07%) DevOps
5 3408 (31.56%) Java
6 2989 (27.68%) Python
7 2493 (23.09%) JavaScript
8 2458 (22.76%) Web Services
9 2323 (21.51%) Docker
10 2306 (21.35%) SQL
11 2103 (19.47%) Puppet
12 2022 (18.72%) Windows
13 1996 (18.48%) TDD
14 1985 (18.38%) Finance
15 1962 (18.17%) Jenkins
16 1931 (17.88%) Microsoft
17 1912 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
18 1899 (17.58%) Git (software)
19 1852 (17.15%) .NET
20 1850 (17.13%) Ansible
21 1757 (16.27%) Opscode Chef
22 1734 (16.06%) C#
23 1627 (15.07%) SQL Server
24 1538 (14.24%) Scrum
25 1527 (14.14%) NoSQL
26 1494 (13.83%) HTML
27 1438 (13.32%) AngularJS
28 1430 (13.24%) VMware
29 1424 (13.19%) MySQL
30 1382 (12.80%) Software Engineering

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 794 (7.35%) Elasticsearch
2 772 (7.15%) Apache
3 596 (5.52%) Tomcat
4 590 (5.46%) Apache Spark
5 500 (4.63%) OpenStack
6 412 (3.82%) IIS
7 349 (3.23%) nginx
8 299 (2.77%) Confluence
9 272 (2.52%) JBoss
10 229 (2.12%) WebSphere
11 209 (1.94%) SharePoint
12 185 (1.71%) CMS
13 184 (1.70%) MS Exchange
14 176 (1.63%) Apache Solr
15 164 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
16 136 (1.26%) Skype for Business
17 121 (1.12%) WebLogic
18 118 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 109 (1.01%) Jetty
20 91 (0.84%) Mule
Applications
1 136 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
2 67 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
5 15 (0.14%) SPSS
6 11 (0.10%) Moqups
7 10 (0.093%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.074%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 5 (0.046%) InVision
10 2 (0.019%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.009%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.009%) CPLEX
11 1 (0.009%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.009%) InCopy
11 1 (0.009%) InDesign
11 1 (0.009%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.009%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 39 (0.36%) Magento
2 31 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
3 27 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 26 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 20 (0.19%) Eloqua
6 18 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
7 17 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
8 9 (0.083%) NetSuite
9 8 (0.074%) Movex
9 8 (0.074%) Unica
9 8 (0.074%) Workday HCM
10 7 (0.065%) Odoo
11 6 (0.056%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (0.056%) Oracle ERP
11 6 (0.056%) Revive Adserver
11 6 (0.056%) SDL Web 8
12 5 (0.046%) BusinessWorks
12 5 (0.046%) Oracle BPM
12 5 (0.046%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 5 (0.046%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4446 (41.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 950 (8.80%) SaaS
3 899 (8.32%) Google Cloud Platform
4 785 (7.27%) Amazon EC2
5 617 (5.71%) Office 365
6 614 (5.69%) IaaS
7 595 (5.51%) AWS CloudFormation
8 589 (5.45%) PaaS
9 483 (4.47%) Amazon S3
10 434 (4.02%) Cloud Computing
11 401 (3.71%) GitHub
12 296 (2.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 252 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
14 224 (2.07%) Amazon SQS
15 180 (1.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 140 (1.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 118 (1.09%) Amazon ELB
17 118 (1.09%) npm
18 114 (1.06%) IBM Cloud
18 114 (1.06%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 760 (7.04%) Firewall
2 568 (5.26%) DNS
3 394 (3.65%) TCP/IP
4 369 (3.42%) WAN
5 362 (3.35%) Internet
6 349 (3.23%) VPN
7 344 (3.19%) SAN
8 340 (3.15%) HTTP
9 310 (2.87%) LAN
10 276 (2.56%) DHCP
11 200 (1.85%) Network Security
12 163 (1.51%) SSL
13 156 (1.44%) VLAN
14 146 (1.35%) BGP
15 131 (1.21%) OSPF
16 128 (1.19%) Wireless
17 127 (1.18%) Skype
18 122 (1.13%) IPsec
19 117 (1.08%) VoIP
20 111 (1.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1627 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 1527 (14.14%) NoSQL
3 1424 (13.19%) MySQL
4 1151 (10.66%) MongoDB
5 1028 (9.52%) Big Data
6 685 (6.34%) Hadoop
7 590 (5.46%) PostgreSQL
8 575 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 494 (4.57%) Amazon RDS
10 490 (4.54%) Relational Database
11 478 (4.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 469 (4.34%) Redis
13 286 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
14 267 (2.47%) Amazon Redshift
15 214 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 205 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 166 (1.54%) RDBMS
18 161 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
19 157 (1.45%) Apache Hive
20 122 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1962 (18.17%) Jenkins
2 1899 (17.58%) Git (software)
3 838 (7.76%) JIRA
4 694 (6.43%) TeamCity
5 543 (5.03%) Maven
6 436 (4.04%) Selenium
7 405 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 387 (3.58%) JUnit
9 323 (2.99%) Subversion
10 284 (2.63%) Cucumber
11 279 (2.58%) Vagrant
12 275 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
13 251 (2.32%) Gradle
14 244 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
15 236 (2.19%) Bitbucket
16 176 (1.63%) gulp
17 156 (1.44%) Visual Studio
17 156 (1.44%) webpack
18 142 (1.31%) Jasmine
19 134 (1.24%) Hudson
General
1 1985 (18.38%) Finance
2 725 (6.71%) Marketing
3 605 (5.60%) Retail
4 576 (5.33%) Telecoms
5 444 (4.11%) Banking
6 409 (3.79%) Manufacturing
7 400 (3.70%) Electronics
8 250 (2.32%) Games
9 218 (2.02%) Advertising
10 128 (1.19%) Publishing
11 110 (1.02%) Law
12 108 (1.00%) Legal
13 78 (0.72%) Financial Institution
14 77 (0.71%) Investment Banking
15 57 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
16 39 (0.36%) Back Office
17 37 (0.34%) Automotive
17 37 (0.34%) Front Office
18 34 (0.31%) Billing
19 31 (0.29%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 3429 (31.75%) Developer
2 1662 (15.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 1221 (11.31%) Architect
4 1004 (9.30%) Java Developer
5 914 (8.46%) Senior Developer
6 728 (6.74%) AWS Engineer
7 658 (6.09%) .NET Developer
8 623 (5.77%) Cloud Engineer
9 523 (4.84%) Linux Engineer
10 521 (4.82%) AWS DevOps
11 519 (4.81%) C# Developer
12 475 (4.40%) Software Engineer
13 471 (4.36%) Cloud Architect
14 429 (3.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 418 (3.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 407 (3.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 387 (3.58%) Consultant
18 375 (3.47%) Administrator
19 355 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
20 354 (3.28%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2458 (22.76%) Web Services
2 1852 (17.15%) .NET
3 1494 (13.83%) HTML
4 1438 (13.32%) AngularJS
5 1379 (12.77%) CSS
6 1272 (11.78%) Node.js
7 969 (8.97%) REST
8 912 (8.45%) React
9 835 (7.73%) RESTful
10 801 (7.42%) Spring
11 777 (7.20%) ASP.NET
12 750 (6.95%) HTML5
13 599 (5.55%) JSON
14 584 (5.41%) jQuery
15 474 (4.39%) XML
16 462 (4.28%) CSS3
17 461 (4.27%) ASP.NET Web API
18 437 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
19 412 (3.82%) SOAP
20 384 (3.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 889 (8.23%) Computer Science
2 620 (5.74%) Greenfield Project
3 575 (5.32%) Public Cloud
4 570 (5.28%) Data Centre
5 527 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
6 488 (4.52%) Fintech
7 463 (4.29%) User Experience
8 337 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
9 298 (2.76%) Mobile App
10 232 (2.15%) Private Cloud
11 206 (1.91%) Hybrid Cloud
12 203 (1.88%) Management Information System
13 174 (1.61%) Algorithms
14 148 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
15 139 (1.29%) Clustering
15 139 (1.29%) Data Structures
16 114 (1.06%) iPad
17 107 (0.99%) Replication
18 97 (0.90%) Virtual Team
19 88 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3908 (36.19%) Linux
2 2022 (18.72%) Windows
3 845 (7.82%) Windows Server
4 778 (7.20%) Unix
5 461 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 432 (4.00%) CentOS
7 387 (3.58%) Apple iOS
8 370 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 350 (3.24%) Android
10 310 (2.87%) Ubuntu
11 207 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 149 (1.38%) Debian
13 103 (0.95%) Mac OS X
14 96 (0.89%) Windows 10
15 87 (0.81%) Windows 7
16 76 (0.70%) CoreOS
17 64 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
18 55 (0.51%) Solaris
19 36 (0.33%) Mac OS
20 34 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4640 (42.97%) Agile Software Development
2 3679 (34.07%) DevOps
3 1996 (18.48%) TDD
4 1912 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
5 1538 (14.24%) Scrum
6 1382 (12.80%) Software Engineering
7 1331 (12.33%) Microservices
8 1184 (10.96%) MVC
9 1008 (9.33%) BDD
10 1003 (9.29%) Configuration Management
11 923 (8.55%) Test Automation
12 917 (8.49%) E-Commerce
13 909 (8.42%) Open Source
14 888 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
15 870 (8.06%) Analytics
16 861 (7.97%) OO
17 784 (7.26%) Continuous Delivery
18 722 (6.69%) Kanban
19 718 (6.65%) Mentoring
20 717 (6.64%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3408 (31.56%) Java
2 2989 (27.68%) Python
3 2493 (23.09%) JavaScript
4 2306 (21.35%) SQL
5 1734 (16.06%) C#
6 1244 (11.52%) Ruby
7 1112 (10.30%) Bash Shell
8 940 (8.70%) PowerShell
9 857 (7.94%) PHP
10 665 (6.16%) Perl
11 500 (4.63%) Go
12 489 (4.53%) C++
13 440 (4.07%) Scala
14 355 (3.29%) Shell Script
15 270 (2.50%) T-SQL
16 246 (2.28%) C
17 219 (2.03%) ES6
18 193 (1.79%) Groovy
19 155 (1.44%) R
20 130 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1282 (11.87%) Degree
2 526 (4.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 243 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
4 236 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 177 (1.64%) Security Cleared
6 139 (1.29%) MCSE
7 138 (1.28%) SC Cleared
8 132 (1.22%) CISSP
9 130 (1.20%) CCNA
10 129 (1.19%) CCNP
11 114 (1.06%) AWS Certification
12 100 (0.93%) CCIE
13 95 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 93 (0.86%) MCSA
15 78 (0.72%) CISM
16 75 (0.69%) PhD
17 73 (0.68%) Master's Degree
18 64 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
19 31 (0.29%) MCP
20 29 (0.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 529 (4.90%) QA
2 151 (1.40%) GCP
3 131 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 104 (0.96%) PCI DSS
5 101 (0.94%) SLA
6 81 (0.75%) Data Quality
7 50 (0.46%) GDPR
8 49 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 28 (0.26%) ISO 9001
10 26 (0.24%) COBIT
11 21 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 14 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
12 14 (0.13%) PMO
13 10 (0.093%) SSAE 16
13 10 (0.093%) WAI
14 9 (0.083%) Actionable Recommendations
15 8 (0.074%) ISO 14001
16 7 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 20000
17 5 (0.046%) HIPAA
18 4 (0.037%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2323 (21.51%) Docker
2 890 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 865 (8.01%) Active Directory
4 498 (4.61%) Hyper-V
5 215 (1.99%) vSphere
6 134 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
7 102 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
8 91 (0.84%) KVM
9 68 (0.63%) Varnish
10 60 (0.56%) XenApp
11 56 (0.52%) XenServer
12 53 (0.49%) Xen
13 47 (0.44%) vCloud
14 44 (0.41%) Apache Flume
15 43 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
16 40 (0.37%) iptables
17 39 (0.36%) LXC
18 38 (0.35%) HDFS
19 35 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
19 35 (0.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2103 (19.47%) Puppet
2 1850 (17.13%) Ansible
3 1757 (16.27%) Opscode Chef
4 937 (8.68%) Kubernetes
5 819 (7.58%) Terraform
6 355 (3.29%) Nagios
7 231 (2.14%) Kibana
8 202 (1.87%) SCCM
9 198 (1.83%) Salt
10 174 (1.61%) Packer
11 163 (1.51%) SCOM
12 161 (1.49%) Mesos
13 140 (1.30%) Grafana
14 121 (1.12%) logstash
15 105 (0.97%) ZABBIX
16 88 (0.81%) HAProxy
17 77 (0.71%) Graphite
18 74 (0.69%) Consul
19 69 (0.64%) Prometheus
20 51 (0.47%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1931 (17.88%) Microsoft
2 1430 (13.24%) VMware
3 1203 (11.14%) Google
4 871 (8.07%) Oracle
5 604 (5.59%) Red Hat
6 561 (5.19%) Cisco
7 471 (4.36%) SAP
8 350 (3.24%) Citrix
9 241 (2.23%) IBM
10 227 (2.10%) HP
11 220 (2.04%) Splunk
12 184 (1.70%) Tableau
13 181 (1.68%) New Relic
14 175 (1.62%) SaltStack
15 173 (1.60%) Atlassian
16 157 (1.45%) Rackspace
17 156 (1.44%) Juniper
18 139 (1.29%) NetApp
19 137 (1.27%) AppDynamics
20 129 (1.19%) Apple