Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 60 117
Rank change year-on-year +31 +57 +74
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 11619 8120 5469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.88% 4.53% 2.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.71% 34.60% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9739 6967 4649
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

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 31650 23468 19474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.74% 13.08% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 26322 19906 16302
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,950
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% +2.04% +3.16%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +8 6365 £65,000 +4.00% 376
South East +36 1815 £55,000 +1.85% 105
North of England +53 1315 £47,500 - 140
North West +33 809 £47,500 +3.26% 78
South West +56 754 £49,500 -1.00% 40
East of England +23 680 £57,500 +9.52% 61
Midlands +41 669 £49,000 -2.00% 51
Yorkshire +85 424 £50,000 -2.44% 56
West Midlands +47 400 £47,500 -9.52% 31
East Midlands +41 271 £50,000 +5.26% 20
North East +47 83 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 4987 (42.92%) Agile Software Development
2 4683 (40.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 4119 (35.45%) DevOps
4 4014 (34.55%) Linux
5 3781 (32.54%) Java
6 3358 (28.90%) Python
7 2593 (22.32%) JavaScript
8 2553 (21.97%) Docker
9 2525 (21.73%) Web Services
10 2469 (21.25%) SQL
11 2238 (19.26%) Puppet
12 2148 (18.49%) Finance
13 2144 (18.45%) Jenkins
14 2075 (17.86%) Windows
15 2067 (17.79%) Ansible
16 2031 (17.48%) TDD
17 2006 (17.26%) Continuous Integration
18 1963 (16.89%) .NET
19 1918 (16.51%) Microsoft
20 1896 (16.32%) Git (software)
21 1885 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
22 1839 (15.83%) C#
23 1632 (14.05%) SQL Server
24 1610 (13.86%) Microservices
25 1581 (13.61%) Software Engineering
26 1552 (13.36%) Scrum
27 1537 (13.23%) HTML
28 1508 (12.98%) NoSQL
29 1488 (12.81%) MySQL
30 1450 (12.48%) AngularJS

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
1 804 (6.92%) Elasticsearch
2 724 (6.23%) Apache
3 667 (5.74%) Apache Spark
4 570 (4.91%) Tomcat
5 518 (4.46%) OpenStack
6 421 (3.62%) IIS
7 341 (2.93%) nginx
8 326 (2.81%) Confluence
9 228 (1.96%) JBoss
10 209 (1.80%) SharePoint
11 199 (1.71%) WebSphere
12 187 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
13 185 (1.59%) MS Exchange
14 175 (1.51%) CMS
15 144 (1.24%) Apache Solr
16 121 (1.04%) Skype for Business
17 109 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 94 (0.81%) WebLogic
19 86 (0.74%) Jetty
20 75 (0.65%) Mule
Applications
1 112 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
2 74 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.16%) SPSS
5 14 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (0.086%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.077%) Moqups
8 8 (0.069%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 7 (0.060%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.017%) InVision
11 1 (0.009%) CPLEX
11 1 (0.009%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.009%) GNU Octave
11 1 (0.009%) HipChat
11 1 (0.009%) InCopy
11 1 (0.009%) InDesign
11 1 (0.009%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 43 (0.37%) Magento
2 38 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
3 35 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
4 31 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 30 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 22 (0.19%) Eloqua
7 11 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (0.086%) NetSuite
8 10 (0.086%) Workday HCM
9 9 (0.077%) Oracle ERP
10 8 (0.069%) Movex
11 7 (0.060%) BusinessWorks
12 6 (0.052%) Dynamics AX
12 6 (0.052%) Odoo
12 6 (0.052%) Revive Adserver
12 6 (0.052%) SDL Web 8
13 5 (0.043%) Oracle BPM
13 5 (0.043%) SAP HR
13 5 (0.043%) Unica
14 4 (0.034%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4683 (40.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1052 (9.05%) SaaS
3 958 (8.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 796 (6.85%) Amazon EC2
5 664 (5.71%) IaaS
6 651 (5.60%) PaaS
7 630 (5.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 615 (5.29%) Office 365
9 500 (4.30%) Amazon S3
10 434 (3.74%) GitHub
11 431 (3.71%) Cloud Computing
12 410 (3.53%) Serverless
13 328 (2.82%) AWS Lambda
14 260 (2.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 207 (1.78%) Amazon SQS
16 194 (1.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 167 (1.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 138 (1.19%) Amazon EMR
19 125 (1.08%) Route 53
20 123 (1.06%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 780 (6.71%) Firewall
2 541 (4.66%) DNS
3 449 (3.86%) TCP/IP
4 422 (3.63%) VPN
5 374 (3.22%) WAN
6 339 (2.92%) Internet
7 321 (2.76%) HTTP
8 300 (2.58%) SAN
9 278 (2.39%) LAN
10 265 (2.28%) DHCP
11 185 (1.59%) SSL
12 168 (1.45%) Network Security
13 141 (1.21%) VLAN
14 135 (1.16%) VoIP
15 129 (1.11%) IPsec
16 119 (1.02%) BGP
17 113 (0.97%) Skype
18 108 (0.93%) Wireless
19 107 (0.92%) MPLS
20 106 (0.91%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1632 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 1508 (12.98%) NoSQL
3 1488 (12.81%) MySQL
4 1143 (9.84%) MongoDB
5 1099 (9.46%) Big Data
6 713 (6.14%) Hadoop
7 660 (5.68%) PostgreSQL
8 545 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 541 (4.66%) Amazon RDS
10 516 (4.44%) Relational Database
11 484 (4.17%) Redis
12 483 (4.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 320 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
14 311 (2.68%) Amazon Redshift
15 236 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 206 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 159 (1.37%) RDBMS
18 158 (1.36%) Apache Hive
19 149 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
20 123 (1.06%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2144 (18.45%) Jenkins
2 1896 (16.32%) Git (software)
3 837 (7.20%) JIRA
4 694 (5.97%) TeamCity
5 564 (4.85%) Maven
6 488 (4.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 425 (3.66%) Selenium
8 379 (3.26%) JUnit
9 328 (2.82%) Subversion
10 314 (2.70%) Cucumber
11 282 (2.43%) Octopus Deploy
12 269 (2.32%) Vagrant
13 251 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
14 244 (2.10%) Gradle
15 238 (2.05%) Bitbucket
16 198 (1.70%) Visual Studio
17 181 (1.56%) gulp
18 156 (1.34%) Hudson
19 137 (1.18%) webpack
20 125 (1.08%) Jasmine
General
1 2148 (18.49%) Finance
2 730 (6.28%) Retail
3 667 (5.74%) Marketing
4 603 (5.19%) Banking
5 536 (4.61%) Telecoms
6 389 (3.35%) Manufacturing
7 371 (3.19%) Electronics
8 288 (2.48%) Games
9 217 (1.87%) Advertising
10 136 (1.17%) Publishing
11 134 (1.15%) Legal
12 133 (1.14%) Law
13 104 (0.90%) Financial Institution
14 78 (0.67%) Investment Banking
15 50 (0.43%) Billing
16 49 (0.42%) Automotive
16 49 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
17 48 (0.41%) Front Office
18 46 (0.40%) Back Office
19 35 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3634 (31.28%) Developer
2 1852 (15.94%) DevOps Engineer
3 1208 (10.40%) Architect
4 1112 (9.57%) Java Developer
5 974 (8.38%) Senior Developer
6 834 (7.18%) AWS Engineer
7 668 (5.75%) Cloud Engineer
8 650 (5.59%) .NET Developer
9 620 (5.34%) AWS DevOps
10 549 (4.73%) Linux Engineer
11 547 (4.71%) Software Engineer
12 520 (4.48%) C# Developer
13 489 (4.21%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 474 (4.08%) Consultant
15 461 (3.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 442 (3.80%) Cloud Architect
17 393 (3.38%) Full Stack Developer
18 388 (3.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 387 (3.33%) Administrator
20 378 (3.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2525 (21.73%) Web Services
2 1963 (16.89%) .NET
3 1537 (13.23%) HTML
4 1450 (12.48%) AngularJS
5 1417 (12.20%) CSS
6 1369 (11.78%) Node.js
7 979 (8.43%) REST
8 961 (8.27%) RESTful
9 960 (8.26%) React
10 892 (7.68%) Spring
11 817 (7.03%) ASP.NET
12 759 (6.53%) HTML5
13 595 (5.12%) JSON
14 593 (5.10%) jQuery
15 477 (4.11%) ASP.NET Web API
16 448 (3.86%) XML
17 431 (3.71%) CSS3
18 416 (3.58%) ASP.NET MVC
19 412 (3.55%) SOAP
20 409 (3.52%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 979 (8.43%) Computer Science
2 687 (5.91%) Greenfield Project
3 676 (5.82%) Data Centre
4 633 (5.45%) Public Cloud
5 628 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
6 595 (5.12%) Fintech
7 485 (4.17%) User Experience
8 346 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
9 317 (2.73%) Mobile App
10 253 (2.18%) Algorithms
11 232 (2.00%) Management Information System
11 232 (2.00%) Private Cloud
12 225 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
13 151 (1.30%) Data Structures
14 148 (1.27%) Clustering
15 138 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
16 120 (1.03%) Replication
17 100 (0.86%) Virtual Team
18 98 (0.84%) iPad
19 94 (0.81%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 4014 (34.55%) Linux
2 2075 (17.86%) Windows
3 841 (7.24%) Windows Server
4 831 (7.15%) Unix
5 444 (3.82%) CentOS
6 431 (3.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 360 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 355 (3.06%) Apple iOS
9 327 (2.81%) Android
10 313 (2.69%) Ubuntu
11 203 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 122 (1.05%) Debian
13 94 (0.81%) Mac OS X
14 91 (0.78%) Windows 10
15 79 (0.68%) CoreOS
16 77 (0.66%) Windows 7
17 59 (0.51%) Solaris
18 54 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
19 45 (0.39%) Mac OS
20 31 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4987 (42.92%) Agile Software Development
2 4119 (35.45%) DevOps
3 2031 (17.48%) TDD
4 2006 (17.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1610 (13.86%) Microservices
6 1581 (13.61%) Software Engineering
7 1552 (13.36%) Scrum
8 1179 (10.15%) Configuration Management
9 1156 (9.95%) MVC
10 1052 (9.05%) BDD
11 1047 (9.01%) Open Source
12 978 (8.42%) E-Commerce
13 968 (8.33%) Analytics
14 955 (8.22%) Test Automation
15 819 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
16 816 (7.02%) Continuous Delivery
17 802 (6.90%) OO
18 774 (6.66%) Migration
19 765 (6.58%) Mentoring
20 748 (6.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3781 (32.54%) Java
2 3358 (28.90%) Python
3 2593 (22.32%) JavaScript
4 2469 (21.25%) SQL
5 1839 (15.83%) C#
6 1385 (11.92%) Ruby
7 1152 (9.91%) Bash Shell
8 978 (8.42%) PowerShell
9 934 (8.04%) PHP
10 670 (5.77%) Perl
11 568 (4.89%) Scala
12 544 (4.68%) C++
13 532 (4.58%) Go
14 381 (3.28%) Shell Script
15 285 (2.45%) T-SQL
16 252 (2.17%) C
17 216 (1.86%) Groovy
18 213 (1.83%) ES6
19 211 (1.82%) R
20 142 (1.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1376 (11.84%) Degree
2 535 (4.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 268 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
4 229 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 201 (1.73%) Security Cleared
6 151 (1.30%) CCNA
7 147 (1.27%) AWS Certification
8 136 (1.17%) SC Cleared
9 135 (1.16%) MCSE
10 133 (1.14%) CCNP
11 125 (1.08%) CISSP
12 109 (0.94%) PhD
13 90 (0.77%) CCIE
14 79 (0.68%) Master's Degree
14 79 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 76 (0.65%) MCSA
16 75 (0.65%) CISM
17 60 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
18 33 (0.28%) PMI Certification
19 31 (0.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 575 (4.95%) QA
2 217 (1.87%) GCP
3 132 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 110 (0.95%) PCI DSS
5 94 (0.81%) Data Quality
6 90 (0.77%) SLA
7 61 (0.53%) GDPR
8 47 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 26 (0.22%) COBIT
10 22 (0.19%) ISO 9001
11 19 (0.16%) PMO
12 15 (0.13%) WAI
13 10 (0.086%) Actionable Recommendations
14 8 (0.069%) HIPAA
14 8 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 5 (0.043%) SEPA
16 4 (0.034%) ISO 22301
16 4 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 4 (0.034%) PMBOK
16 4 (0.034%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2553 (21.97%) Docker
2 878 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 859 (7.39%) Active Directory
4 442 (3.80%) Hyper-V
5 192 (1.65%) vSphere
6 130 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
7 120 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
8 77 (0.66%) KVM
9 55 (0.47%) Varnish
10 54 (0.46%) XenApp
11 53 (0.46%) HDFS
12 50 (0.43%) Apache Flume
12 50 (0.43%) VMware NSX
13 41 (0.35%) vCloud
13 41 (0.35%) Xen
14 37 (0.32%) XenServer
15 35 (0.30%) Ceph
15 35 (0.30%) Terminal Services
16 34 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
17 33 (0.28%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2238 (19.26%) Puppet
2 2067 (17.79%) Ansible
3 1885 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1118 (9.62%) Kubernetes
5 991 (8.53%) Terraform
6 343 (2.95%) Nagios
7 234 (2.01%) Packer
8 210 (1.81%) Kibana
9 202 (1.74%) Salt
10 182 (1.57%) SCCM
11 153 (1.32%) Mesos
12 135 (1.16%) SCOM
13 122 (1.05%) Grafana
13 122 (1.05%) logstash
14 103 (0.89%) ZABBIX
15 89 (0.77%) HAProxy
16 75 (0.65%) Consul
17 74 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
18 66 (0.57%) Prometheus
19 62 (0.53%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1918 (16.51%) Microsoft
2 1441 (12.40%) VMware
3 1326 (11.41%) Google
4 942 (8.11%) Oracle
5 622 (5.35%) Red Hat
6 560 (4.82%) Cisco
7 446 (3.84%) SAP
8 355 (3.06%) Citrix
9 235 (2.02%) IBM
10 233 (2.01%) Splunk
11 200 (1.72%) HP
12 193 (1.66%) Tableau
13 191 (1.64%) Atlassian
14 160 (1.38%) New Relic
14 160 (1.38%) SaltStack
15 148 (1.27%) Juniper
16 139 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
17 133 (1.14%) Apple
18 130 (1.12%) Rackspace
19 117 (1.01%) AppDynamics