Period
to 18 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 60 119
Rank change year-on-year +31 +59 +72
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 11559 8145 5456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.89% 4.54% 2.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.74% 34.68% 28.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9691 6980 4639
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 31459 23485 19443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.76% 13.10% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 26154 19921 16281
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 £78,750
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 18 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 18 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 +6 6331 £65,000 +4.00% 376
South East +34 1811 £55,000 +1.85% 105
North of England +52 1310 £47,500 - 140
North West +30 805 £47,500 +5.56% 78
South West +51 746 £49,250 -1.50% 40
East of England +24 676 £57,500 +9.52% 61
Midlands +39 665 £49,000 -2.00% 51
Yorkshire +82 423 £50,000 -4.76% 56
West Midlands +47 397 £48,250 -8.10% 31
East Midlands +39 270 £50,000 +5.26% 20
North East +46 83 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 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 4961 (42.92%) Agile Software Development
2 4657 (40.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 4113 (35.58%) DevOps
4 3993 (34.54%) Linux
5 3762 (32.55%) Java
6 3342 (28.91%) Python
7 2581 (22.33%) JavaScript
8 2547 (22.03%) Docker
9 2511 (21.72%) Web Services
10 2456 (21.25%) SQL
11 2226 (19.26%) Puppet
12 2141 (18.52%) Finance
13 2136 (18.48%) Jenkins
14 2065 (17.86%) Windows
15 2059 (17.81%) Ansible
16 2025 (17.52%) TDD
17 1996 (17.27%) Continuous Integration
18 1950 (16.87%) .NET
19 1909 (16.52%) Microsoft
20 1888 (16.33%) Git (software)
21 1879 (16.26%) Opscode Chef
22 1827 (15.81%) C#
23 1624 (14.05%) SQL Server
24 1609 (13.92%) Microservices
25 1574 (13.62%) Software Engineering
26 1547 (13.38%) Scrum
27 1526 (13.20%) HTML
28 1506 (13.03%) NoSQL
29 1480 (12.80%) MySQL
30 1441 (12.47%) 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
1 800 (6.92%) Elasticsearch
2 717 (6.20%) Apache
3 664 (5.74%) Apache Spark
4 565 (4.89%) Tomcat
5 517 (4.47%) OpenStack
6 420 (3.63%) IIS
7 338 (2.92%) nginx
8 325 (2.81%) Confluence
9 226 (1.96%) JBoss
10 209 (1.81%) SharePoint
11 198 (1.71%) WebSphere
12 187 (1.62%) Cloud Foundry
13 184 (1.59%) MS Exchange
14 175 (1.51%) CMS
15 143 (1.24%) Apache Solr
16 120 (1.04%) Skype for Business
17 108 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 93 (0.80%) WebLogic
19 83 (0.72%) Jetty
20 74 (0.64%) Mule
Applications
1 110 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
2 73 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (0.21%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.16%) SPSS
5 14 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (0.087%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.078%) Moqups
8 8 (0.069%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 7 (0.061%) 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 (0.087%) NetSuite
8 10 (0.087%) Workday HCM
9 9 (0.078%) Oracle ERP
10 8 (0.069%) Movex
11 7 (0.061%) 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 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4657 (40.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1048 (9.07%) SaaS
3 956 (8.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 794 (6.87%) Amazon EC2
5 662 (5.73%) IaaS
6 647 (5.60%) PaaS
7 627 (5.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 609 (5.27%) Office 365
9 500 (4.33%) Amazon S3
10 434 (3.75%) GitHub
11 432 (3.74%) Cloud Computing
12 408 (3.53%) Serverless
13 327 (2.83%) AWS Lambda
14 260 (2.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 207 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
16 194 (1.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 166 (1.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 135 (1.17%) Amazon EMR
19 125 (1.08%) Route 53
20 121 (1.05%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 776 (6.71%) Firewall
2 539 (4.66%) DNS
3 447 (3.87%) TCP/IP
4 420 (3.63%) VPN
5 371 (3.21%) WAN
6 336 (2.91%) Internet
7 320 (2.77%) HTTP
8 296 (2.56%) SAN
9 275 (2.38%) LAN
10 265 (2.29%) DHCP
11 185 (1.60%) SSL
12 167 (1.44%) Network Security
13 141 (1.22%) VLAN
14 135 (1.17%) VoIP
15 128 (1.11%) IPsec
16 117 (1.01%) BGP
17 112 (0.97%) Skype
18 107 (0.93%) Wireless
19 104 (0.90%) MPLS
19 104 (0.90%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1624 (14.05%) SQL Server
2 1506 (13.03%) NoSQL
3 1480 (12.80%) MySQL
4 1142 (9.88%) MongoDB
5 1093 (9.46%) Big Data
6 707 (6.12%) Hadoop
7 658 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
8 545 (4.71%) Apache Cassandra
9 539 (4.66%) Amazon RDS
10 516 (4.46%) Relational Database
11 486 (4.20%) Redis
12 481 (4.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 318 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
14 306 (2.65%) Amazon Redshift
15 233 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 203 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 159 (1.38%) RDBMS
18 158 (1.37%) Apache Hive
19 149 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
20 123 (1.06%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2136 (18.48%) Jenkins
2 1888 (16.33%) Git (software)
3 833 (7.21%) JIRA
4 694 (6.00%) TeamCity
5 563 (4.87%) Maven
6 491 (4.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 421 (3.64%) Selenium
8 378 (3.27%) JUnit
9 328 (2.84%) Subversion
10 311 (2.69%) Cucumber
11 282 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
12 269 (2.33%) Vagrant
13 250 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
14 244 (2.11%) Gradle
15 237 (2.05%) Bitbucket
16 198 (1.71%) Visual Studio
17 180 (1.56%) gulp
18 153 (1.32%) Hudson
19 135 (1.17%) webpack
20 122 (1.06%) Jasmine
General
1 2141 (18.52%) Finance
2 728 (6.30%) Retail
3 661 (5.72%) Marketing
4 603 (5.22%) Banking
5 535 (4.63%) Telecoms
6 390 (3.37%) Manufacturing
7 370 (3.20%) Electronics
8 290 (2.51%) Games
9 216 (1.87%) Advertising
10 136 (1.18%) Publishing
11 133 (1.15%) Law
12 131 (1.13%) Legal
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 47 (0.41%) Front Office
18 45 (0.39%) Back Office
19 35 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3606 (31.20%) Developer
2 1849 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1204 (10.42%) Architect
4 1106 (9.57%) Java Developer
5 969 (8.38%) Senior Developer
6 832 (7.20%) AWS Engineer
7 665 (5.75%) Cloud Engineer
8 645 (5.58%) .NET Developer
9 619 (5.36%) AWS DevOps
10 545 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
11 544 (4.71%) Software Engineer
12 516 (4.46%) C# Developer
13 489 (4.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 471 (4.07%) Consultant
15 457 (3.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 440 (3.81%) Cloud Architect
17 388 (3.36%) Full Stack Developer
18 386 (3.34%) Administrator
18 386 (3.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 378 (3.27%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2511 (21.72%) Web Services
2 1950 (16.87%) .NET
3 1526 (13.20%) HTML
4 1441 (12.47%) AngularJS
5 1406 (12.16%) CSS
6 1361 (11.77%) Node.js
7 973 (8.42%) REST
8 954 (8.25%) RESTful
9 953 (8.24%) React
10 890 (7.70%) Spring
11 813 (7.03%) ASP.NET
12 754 (6.52%) HTML5
13 593 (5.13%) JSON
14 590 (5.10%) jQuery
15 474 (4.10%) ASP.NET Web API
16 444 (3.84%) XML
17 428 (3.70%) CSS3
18 413 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
19 411 (3.56%) SOAP
20 409 (3.54%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 977 (8.45%) Computer Science
2 684 (5.92%) Greenfield Project
3 671 (5.81%) Data Centre
4 630 (5.45%) Public Cloud
5 626 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
6 591 (5.11%) Fintech
7 480 (4.15%) User Experience
8 344 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
9 317 (2.74%) Mobile App
10 253 (2.19%) Algorithms
11 231 (2.00%) Management Information System
11 231 (2.00%) Private Cloud
12 224 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
13 148 (1.28%) Clustering
13 148 (1.28%) Data Structures
14 137 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
15 119 (1.03%) Replication
16 100 (0.87%) Virtual Team
17 96 (0.83%) iPad
18 94 (0.81%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 3993 (34.54%) Linux
2 2065 (17.86%) Windows
3 839 (7.26%) Windows Server
4 827 (7.15%) Unix
5 443 (3.83%) CentOS
6 430 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 359 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 351 (3.04%) Apple iOS
9 325 (2.81%) Android
10 313 (2.71%) Ubuntu
11 202 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 122 (1.06%) Debian
13 93 (0.80%) Mac OS X
14 89 (0.77%) Windows 10
15 79 (0.68%) CoreOS
16 77 (0.67%) Windows 7
17 59 (0.51%) Solaris
18 53 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
19 45 (0.39%) Mac OS
20 31 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4961 (42.92%) Agile Software Development
2 4113 (35.58%) DevOps
3 2025 (17.52%) TDD
4 1996 (17.27%) Continuous Integration
5 1609 (13.92%) Microservices
6 1574 (13.62%) Software Engineering
7 1547 (13.38%) Scrum
8 1175 (10.17%) Configuration Management
9 1149 (9.94%) MVC
10 1050 (9.08%) BDD
11 1042 (9.01%) Open Source
12 975 (8.43%) E-Commerce
13 958 (8.29%) Analytics
14 949 (8.21%) Test Automation
15 813 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
16 811 (7.02%) Continuous Delivery
17 795 (6.88%) OO
18 767 (6.64%) Migration
19 762 (6.59%) Mentoring
20 746 (6.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3762 (32.55%) Java
2 3342 (28.91%) Python
3 2581 (22.33%) JavaScript
4 2456 (21.25%) SQL
5 1827 (15.81%) C#
6 1382 (11.96%) Ruby
7 1147 (9.92%) Bash Shell
8 975 (8.43%) PowerShell
9 926 (8.01%) PHP
10 669 (5.79%) Perl
11 562 (4.86%) Scala
12 543 (4.70%) C++
13 533 (4.61%) Go
14 379 (3.28%) Shell Script
15 282 (2.44%) T-SQL
16 250 (2.16%) C
17 215 (1.86%) Groovy
18 211 (1.83%) R
19 208 (1.80%) ES6
20 140 (1.21%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1366 (11.82%) Degree
2 533 (4.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 266 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
4 229 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 202 (1.75%) Security Cleared
6 151 (1.31%) CCNA
7 146 (1.26%) AWS Certification
8 136 (1.18%) SC Cleared
9 135 (1.17%) MCSE
10 131 (1.13%) CCNP
11 124 (1.07%) CISSP
12 110 (0.95%) PhD
13 89 (0.77%) CCIE
14 79 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 78 (0.67%) Master's Degree
16 76 (0.66%) MCSA
17 75 (0.65%) CISM
18 60 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
19 33 (0.29%) PMI Certification
20 31 (0.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 573 (4.96%) QA
2 216 (1.87%) GCP
3 132 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 110 (0.95%) PCI DSS
5 93 (0.80%) Data Quality
6 90 (0.78%) SLA
7 61 (0.53%) GDPR
8 47 (0.41%) 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 (0.087%) Actionable Recommendations
14 8 (0.069%) HIPAA
14 8 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 5 (0.043%) SEPA
16 4 (0.035%) ISO 22301
16 4 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 4 (0.035%) PMBOK
16 4 (0.035%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2547 (22.03%) Docker
2 874 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 855 (7.40%) Active Directory
4 440 (3.81%) Hyper-V
5 192 (1.66%) vSphere
6 130 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
7 120 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
8 76 (0.66%) KVM
9 55 (0.48%) Varnish
10 54 (0.47%) XenApp
11 53 (0.46%) HDFS
12 50 (0.43%) Apache Flume
12 50 (0.43%) VMware NSX
13 41 (0.35%) Xen
14 39 (0.34%) vCloud
15 37 (0.32%) XenServer
16 35 (0.30%) Ceph
16 35 (0.30%) Terminal Services
17 34 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
18 33 (0.29%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2226 (19.26%) Puppet
2 2059 (17.81%) Ansible
3 1879 (16.26%) Opscode Chef
4 1116 (9.65%) Kubernetes
5 986 (8.53%) Terraform
6 340 (2.94%) Nagios
7 233 (2.02%) Packer
8 207 (1.79%) Kibana
9 201 (1.74%) Salt
10 182 (1.57%) SCCM
11 152 (1.31%) Mesos
12 135 (1.17%) SCOM
13 122 (1.06%) Grafana
14 121 (1.05%) logstash
15 101 (0.87%) ZABBIX
16 89 (0.77%) HAProxy
17 75 (0.65%) Consul
18 74 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
19 64 (0.55%) Prometheus
20 62 (0.54%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1909 (16.52%) Microsoft
2 1436 (12.42%) VMware
3 1321 (11.43%) Google
4 937 (8.11%) Oracle
5 620 (5.36%) Red Hat
6 554 (4.79%) Cisco
7 442 (3.82%) SAP
8 354 (3.06%) Citrix
9 234 (2.02%) IBM
10 231 (2.00%) Splunk
11 196 (1.70%) HP
12 192 (1.66%) Atlassian
12 192 (1.66%) Tableau
13 160 (1.38%) New Relic
13 160 (1.38%) SaltStack
14 147 (1.27%) Juniper
15 138 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
16 132 (1.14%) Apple
17 130 (1.12%) Rackspace
18 118 (1.02%) AppDynamics