Period
to 28 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 28 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South East > Kent
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 19 80
Rank change year-on-year -21 +61 +21
Permanent jobs citing AWS 36 97 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Kent 5.27% 10.89% 2.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.23% 35.02% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 33 87 29
Median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -27.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £41,500 £25,450 £39,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.18% - -

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 155 277 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.69% 31.09% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 146 224 198
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,075 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,125 £67,125 £69,875
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Kent

AWS
Salary Trend in Kent

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in Kent.

Salary trend for AWS in Kent

AWS
Salary Histogram in Kent

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in Kent over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS in Kent

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 AWS within the Kent region over the 6 months to 28 March 2020. 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 0 12 £52,500 +40.00%
Maidstone +18 10 £54,000 +20.00% 1
Sevenoaks - 4 £45,000 -
Sittingbourne -8 2 £21,750 -56.93% 1
West Malling -14 2 £55,000 +107.55% 1
Canterbury -1 1 £70,000 +143.48%
Gravesend - 1 £55,000 -
Whitstable - 1 £45,000 - 2
AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, IT jobs citing 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 AWS.

1 29 (80.56%) Azure
2 26 (72.22%) DevOps
3 16 (44.44%) Office 365
3 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 15 (41.67%) Windows
5 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
5 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (36.11%) TeamCity
5 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
5 13 (36.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 12 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
6 12 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 12 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
6 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 12 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 12 (33.33%) SCCM
6 12 (33.33%) DFS Replication
6 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (33.33%) JSON
7 11 (30.56%) TDD
7 11 (30.56%) SQL
8 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
9 9 (25.00%) C#
10 8 (22.22%) MVC
10 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
11 7 (19.44%) Sass
11 7 (19.44%) REST
11 7 (19.44%) TypeScript

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 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 29 (80.56%) Azure
2 16 (44.44%) Office 365
3 12 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.56%) Heroku
4 2 (5.56%) PaaS
5 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
1 2 (5.56%) VPN
1 2 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.78%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) NAS
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) VLAN
2 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MySQL
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.78%) Big Data
4 1 (2.78%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
1 13 (36.11%) TeamCity
2 12 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 12 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (19.44%) JIRA
3 7 (19.44%) webpack
4 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.78%) Maven
5 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Local Government
3 1 (2.78%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
1 13 (36.11%) Senior Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (30.56%) Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Software Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Angular Developer
5 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.89%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (13.89%) DevOps Developer
5 5 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) JSON
2 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 7 (19.44%) CSS
3 7 (19.44%) HTML
3 7 (19.44%) HTML5
3 7 (19.44%) REST
3 7 (19.44%) Sass
4 2 (5.56%) React
5 1 (2.78%) .NET
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Core
5 1 (2.78%) Kafka
5 1 (2.78%) Node.js
5 1 (2.78%) Spring
5 1 (2.78%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
2 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.78%) CentOS
5 1 (2.78%) Linux
5 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) DevOps
2 13 (36.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 12 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (30.56%) TDD
5 8 (22.22%) MVC
6 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Fintech
8 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.56%) Machine Learning
10 1 (2.78%) Build Automation
10 1 (2.78%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 1 (2.78%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.78%) Microservices
10 1 (2.78%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
10 1 (2.78%) Protective Monitoring
10 1 (2.78%) SDLC
10 1 (2.78%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 11 (30.56%) SQL
3 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.00%) C#
5 7 (19.44%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.56%) Java
6 2 (5.56%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) CCNA
1 1 (2.78%) CCNP
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.78%) CISSP
1 1 (2.78%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 12 (33.33%) DFS Replication
3 3 (8.33%) Docker
4 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.56%) vCloud
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.78%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) QRadar
3 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco
2 1 (2.78%) Citrix
2 1 (2.78%) Dell
2 1 (2.78%) EMC
2 1 (2.78%) IBM
2 1 (2.78%) LogRhythm
2 1 (2.78%) McAfee
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.78%) Twitter