Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 49 87
Rank change year-on-year +28 +38 -2
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 112 51 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 11.68% 4.61% 1.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.23% 20.00% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 95 47 15
Kent median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -14.29%
10th Percentile £25,750 £32,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £69,750 £67,500 £85,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 337 255 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 35.14% 23.04% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 298 213 152
Kent median annual salary £43,572 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.93% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019. 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 +8 21 £37,500 -6.25% 2
West Malling +3 21 £26,500 -51.82% 9
Chatham +3 16 £37,500 -42.31%
Maidstone +1 7 £57,500 +61.97% 4
Sittingbourne - 4 £43,750 - 3
Tonbridge - 4 £52,500 - 1
Sevenoaks -5 3 £58,750 +2.17%
Rochester - 3 £70,500 - 1
Dartford - 3 £55,000 - 1
Gravesend - 1 £55,000 -
Stansted - 1 £35,000 -
Amazon AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 78 (69.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (37.50%) C#
4 37 (33.04%) .NET
5 36 (32.14%) DevOps
6 29 (25.89%) Windows
7 27 (24.11%) SQL
7 27 (24.11%) Office 365
7 27 (24.11%) PowerShell
8 26 (23.21%) Project Management
8 26 (23.21%) Microsoft
8 26 (23.21%) Active Directory
8 26 (23.21%) VMware
9 24 (21.43%) Scrum
10 22 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (19.64%) SCCM
11 21 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
12 20 (17.86%) TeamCity
12 20 (17.86%) Linux
13 19 (16.96%) Finance
14 17 (15.18%) LAN
14 17 (15.18%) ITIL
14 17 (15.18%) JavaScript
14 17 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (15.18%) Marketing
14 17 (15.18%) Data Centre
15 16 (14.29%) Infrastructure Automation
15 16 (14.29%) Software Engineering
15 16 (14.29%) Test Automation
16 15 (13.39%) Software Testing

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 11 (9.82%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.57%) Confluence
3 3 (2.68%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.89%) CMS
4 1 (0.89%) nginx
4 1 (0.89%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.89%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 78 (69.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (24.11%) Office 365
3 15 (13.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (7.14%) Serverless
6 5 (4.46%) IaaS
6 5 (4.46%) PaaS
7 4 (3.57%) AWS IoT
7 4 (3.57%) SaaS
7 4 (3.57%) Tricentis Tosca
8 3 (2.68%) Amazon S3
8 3 (2.68%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.89%) GitHub
10 1 (0.89%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.18%) LAN
2 14 (12.50%) Skype
3 13 (11.61%) Internet
4 11 (9.82%) VoIP
5 9 (8.04%) DNS
6 7 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (5.36%) NAS
7 6 (5.36%) SAN
7 6 (5.36%) WAN
8 5 (4.46%) Firewall
8 5 (4.46%) NetScaler
9 4 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (3.57%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.68%) DHCP
10 3 (2.68%) MPLS
10 3 (2.68%) VPN
11 1 (0.89%) BGP
11 1 (0.89%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.89%) OSPF
11 1 (0.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.61%) NoSQL
2 6 (5.36%) MySQL
3 5 (4.46%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (4.46%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (4.46%) BigQuery
3 5 (4.46%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.89%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 20 (17.86%) TeamCity
2 14 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 13 (11.61%) Octopus Deploy
4 11 (9.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (9.82%) Visual Studio Team System
5 10 (8.93%) Visual Studio
6 8 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 8 (7.14%) JIRA
7 7 (6.25%) Selenium
8 4 (3.57%) HP UFT
8 4 (3.57%) Ranorex
8 4 (3.57%) Visual Studio Coded UI
9 1 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.89%) NUnit
9 1 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.89%) webpack
General
1 19 (16.96%) Finance
2 17 (15.18%) Marketing
3 5 (4.46%) Games
4 3 (2.68%) Advertising
5 2 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (30.36%) Developer
2 16 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 13 (11.61%) Analyst
4 11 (9.82%) Architect
4 11 (9.82%) Cloud Architect
4 11 (9.82%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 11 (9.82%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.93%) Junior
5 10 (8.93%) Junior Developer
6 9 (8.04%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 7 (6.25%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (33.04%) .NET
2 15 (13.39%) Node.js
2 15 (13.39%) React
3 10 (8.93%) AngularJS
4 9 (8.04%) JSON
5 8 (7.14%) Web Services
6 7 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (6.25%) Spring Boot
7 6 (5.36%) CSS
7 6 (5.36%) HTML
8 5 (4.46%) XML
8 5 (4.46%) YAML
9 4 (3.57%) .NET Core
9 4 (3.57%) Velocity
9 4 (3.57%) WPF
10 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.79%) jQuery
10 2 (1.79%) REST
11 1 (0.89%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.18%) Data Centre
2 15 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 7 (6.25%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.46%) PlayStation
4 5 (4.46%) Xbox
5 4 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.57%) Replication
6 2 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.79%) User Experience
7 1 (0.89%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.89%) Windows
2 20 (17.86%) Linux
3 12 (10.71%) Windows Server
4 8 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.57%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.68%) Debian
6 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.79%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.79%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.89%) Android
8 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (32.14%) DevOps
3 26 (23.21%) Project Management
4 24 (21.43%) Scrum
5 21 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (15.18%) ITIL
7 16 (14.29%) Infrastructure Automation
7 16 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 16 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 15 (13.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 15 (13.39%) Mobile Device Management
8 15 (13.39%) Software Testing
9 14 (12.50%) Migration
10 12 (10.71%) PRINCE2
11 11 (9.82%) Computer Science
11 11 (9.82%) Data Security
11 11 (9.82%) ITIL V3
11 11 (9.82%) PRINCE
11 11 (9.82%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (37.50%) C#
2 27 (24.11%) PowerShell
2 27 (24.11%) SQL
3 17 (15.18%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.82%) Python
4 11 (9.82%) Ruby
5 9 (8.04%) Java
6 6 (5.36%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.46%) R
8 2 (1.79%) Perl
8 2 (1.79%) PHP
9 1 (0.89%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.89%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.89%) ES7
9 1 (0.89%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (9.82%) DBS Check
1 11 (9.82%) HNC
2 10 (8.93%) Degree
3 6 (5.36%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.57%) HND
5 4 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.89%) MCP
6 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (23.21%) Active Directory
2 22 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.82%) Hyper-V
4 8 (7.14%) Docker
5 5 (4.46%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 3 (2.68%) DFS Replication
6 3 (2.68%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (19.64%) SCCM
2 11 (9.82%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (6.25%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.68%) SCOM
4 3 (2.68%) Terraform
5 1 (0.89%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 26 (23.21%) Microsoft
1 26 (23.21%) VMware
2 13 (11.61%) Google
3 11 (9.82%) Avaya
4 9 (8.04%) Cisco
4 9 (8.04%) Citrix
5 5 (4.46%) Remedy
5 5 (4.46%) Tableau
6 4 (3.57%) Perforce
7 2 (1.79%) Percona
7 2 (1.79%) Zerto
8 1 (0.89%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (0.89%) EMC
8 1 (0.89%) F5
8 1 (0.89%) HP
8 1 (0.89%) Meraki
8 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.89%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.89%) Veeam
8 1 (0.89%) Xamarin