Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South East > Kent
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 94 85
Rank change year-on-year +41 -9 +18
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 52 22 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.70% 1.62% 2.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.72% 13.50% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 48 15 39
Kent median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% -13.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £85,000 £63,400
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 Kent with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 251 163 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.67% 12.00% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 211 133 134
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £26,075
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £64,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Kent

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Kent

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Kent over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Kent

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Kent region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. 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
Tunbridge Wells +16 13 £40,000 +14.29% 1
West Malling - 12 £55,000 -
Maidstone - 6 £35,500 - 2
Sevenoaks - 1 £57,500 -
Westerham - 1 £75,000 -
Chatham - 1 £65,000 -
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon 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 Kent region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 37 (71.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 20 (38.46%) Finance
3 19 (36.54%) Cisco
4 17 (32.69%) CCNA
4 17 (32.69%) WAN
4 17 (32.69%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (32.69%) MPLS
4 17 (32.69%) .NET
4 17 (32.69%) LAN
4 17 (32.69%) MVC
4 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (32.69%) TDD
4 17 (32.69%) F5
4 17 (32.69%) AngularJS
5 16 (30.77%) BDD
5 16 (30.77%) Web Development
5 16 (30.77%) C#
5 16 (30.77%) Citrix
6 15 (28.85%) Forcepoint
6 15 (28.85%) DMZ
6 15 (28.85%) VPN
6 15 (28.85%) CCIE
6 15 (28.85%) CCNP
6 15 (28.85%) Data Security
6 15 (28.85%) WLAN
6 15 (28.85%) VPLS
6 15 (28.85%) VLAN
6 15 (28.85%) Intrusion Detection
6 15 (28.85%) Load Balancing

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 13 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (9.62%) IIS
2 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) Drupal
4 1 (1.92%) nginx
4 1 (1.92%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 37 (71.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) Serverless
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.92%) GitHub
3 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.92%) Heroku
3 1 (1.92%) NuGet
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.69%) LAN
1 17 (32.69%) MPLS
1 17 (32.69%) WAN
2 15 (28.85%) DMZ
2 15 (28.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 15 (28.85%) NetScaler
2 15 (28.85%) VLAN
2 15 (28.85%) VPLS
2 15 (28.85%) VPN
2 15 (28.85%) WLAN
3 5 (9.62%) DHCP
3 5 (9.62%) DNS
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 13 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (9.62%) MySQL
4 4 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.85%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.92%) Big Data
7 1 (1.92%) Blockchain
7 1 (1.92%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) TeamCity
2 4 (7.69%) Bitbucket
2 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.92%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.92%) TestRail
4 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (38.46%) Finance
2 14 (26.92%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Developer
2 17 (32.69%) Network Engineer
3 15 (28.85%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) DBA
5 3 (5.77%) MySQL DBA
5 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Architect
6 2 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Presales Solution Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.92%) Administrator
7 1 (1.92%) Applications Support
7 1 (1.92%) Business Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Junior
7 1 (1.92%) Lead Developer
7 1 (1.92%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) .NET
1 17 (32.69%) AngularJS
2 14 (26.92%) .NET Framework
2 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
2 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
2 14 (26.92%) RESTful
2 14 (26.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 13 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 13 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 13 (25.00%) MSMQ
3 13 (25.00%) WCF
3 13 (25.00%) WPF
4 4 (7.69%) CSS
5 3 (5.77%) HTML
5 3 (5.77%) Node.js
6 2 (3.85%) React
6 2 (3.85%) REST
6 2 (3.85%) Sass
6 2 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Private Cloud
2 3 (5.77%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (5.77%) Replication
3 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.92%) Fintech
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
1 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
1 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (5.77%) Debian
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (32.69%) MVC
1 17 (32.69%) TDD
2 16 (30.77%) BDD
2 16 (30.77%) Web Development
3 15 (28.85%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (28.85%) Change Management
3 15 (28.85%) Data Security
3 15 (28.85%) Kalman Filter
3 15 (28.85%) Kanban
3 15 (28.85%) Load Balancing
3 15 (28.85%) Network Architecture
3 15 (28.85%) Problem Management
3 15 (28.85%) Risk Management
3 15 (28.85%) Service Management
4 13 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 13 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 13 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 7 (13.46%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 7 (13.46%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.77%) C#
2 14 (26.92%) Ruby
3 13 (25.00%) F#
4 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.62%) SQL
5 4 (7.69%) Java
5 4 (7.69%) Perl
6 3 (5.77%) PHP
7 2 (3.85%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.92%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.92%) ES6
8 1 (1.92%) Go
8 1 (1.92%) Java 8
8 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (32.69%) CCNA
1 17 (32.69%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (28.85%) CCIE
2 15 (28.85%) CCNP
3 5 (9.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (7.69%) MCSE
4 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.85%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) GDPR
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) Firmware
3 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) Kibana
2 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Cisco
2 17 (32.69%) F5
3 16 (30.77%) Citrix
4 15 (28.85%) Blue Coat
4 15 (28.85%) Forcepoint
4 15 (28.85%) Google
4 15 (28.85%) SolarWinds
4 15 (28.85%) Zscaler
5 7 (13.46%) VMware
6 4 (7.69%) SAP
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle
7 3 (5.77%) Percona
8 2 (3.85%) EMC
8 2 (3.85%) NetApp
9 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.92%) Splunk
9 1 (1.92%) Veeam
9 1 (1.92%) Xamarin
9 1 (1.92%) Zerto