Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 44 25 81
Rank change year-on-year -19 +56 +24
Permanent jobs citing AWS 42 69 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.37% 7.85% 2.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.33% 28.75% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 36 59 19
Kent median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -22.73% +10.00%
10th Percentile £41,875 £25,750 £39,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +1.85%

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 180 240 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 23.02% 27.30% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 166 191 167
Kent median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,375 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £73,500
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 percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Kent

AWS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for AWS in Kent

AWS
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS in Kent over the 6 months to 20 February 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 20 February 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 +3 15 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Maidstone +6 10 £54,000 +13.68% 4
Sevenoaks +2 4 £45,000 -
West Malling -11 3 £39,750 +13.57% 1
Canterbury -3 1 £70,000 +143.48%
Gravesend - 1 £55,000 - 1
AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 32 (76.19%) Azure
2 26 (61.90%) DevOps
3 19 (45.24%) TeamCity
3 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
4 17 (40.48%) Office 365
4 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
5 16 (38.10%) Windows
5 16 (38.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 15 (35.71%) Windows Server
6 15 (35.71%) SQL
6 15 (35.71%) C#
6 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (35.71%) SCCM
6 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (35.71%) JSON
7 14 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
7 14 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 14 (33.33%) DFS Replication
7 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 14 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 14 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
8 13 (30.95%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (28.57%) Problem Management
10 9 (21.43%) TDD
10 9 (21.43%) AngularJS
10 9 (21.43%) MVC
10 9 (21.43%) HTML
10 9 (21.43%) CSS
11 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
11 8 (19.05%) 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 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.38%) IIS
1 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 32 (76.19%) Azure
2 17 (40.48%) Office 365
3 14 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) BGP
2 2 (4.76%) BIG-IP
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (4.76%) NetScaler
2 2 (4.76%) OSPF
2 2 (4.76%) VLAN
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) NAS
3 1 (2.38%) SAN
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) MySQL
2 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.90%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
1 19 (45.24%) TeamCity
2 14 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 14 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (16.67%) JIRA
3 7 (16.67%) webpack
4 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
1 5 (11.90%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Local Government
2 3 (7.14%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Analyst
2 15 (35.71%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 12 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Software Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 6 (14.29%) C# Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Angular Developer
7 5 (11.90%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (11.90%) DevOps Developer
7 5 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (9.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) JSON
2 9 (21.43%) AngularJS
2 9 (21.43%) CSS
2 9 (21.43%) HTML
3 8 (19.05%) REST
4 7 (16.67%) HTML5
4 7 (16.67%) Sass
5 6 (14.29%) Node.js
5 6 (14.29%) React
6 5 (11.90%) Spring Boot
7 3 (7.14%) .NET
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Core
9 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.38%) jQuery
9 1 (2.38%) SOAP
9 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Algorithms
1 5 (11.90%) Data Structures
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Windows
2 15 (35.71%) Windows Server
2 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) DevOps
2 16 (38.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (30.95%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 9 (21.43%) MVC
5 9 (21.43%) TDD
6 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.90%) Fintech
7 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.14%) Computer Security
8 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.14%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 3 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.14%) Information Security
8 3 (7.14%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (7.14%) SIEM
8 3 (7.14%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) C#
1 15 (35.71%) SQL
2 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 8 (19.05%) TypeScript
4 5 (11.90%) Java
5 1 (2.38%) ES6
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
5 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) CISSP
1 3 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
1 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) CCNA
2 1 (2.38%) CCNP
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
2 14 (33.33%) DFS Replication
3 6 (14.29%) Docker
4 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) SCCM
2 6 (14.29%) Kubernetes
3 3 (7.14%) QRadar
4 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.38%) Puppet
5 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (7.14%) Dell
3 3 (7.14%) EMC
3 3 (7.14%) IBM
3 3 (7.14%) LogRhythm
3 3 (7.14%) McAfee
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) F5
4 2 (4.76%) HP
4 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds
4 2 (4.76%) Symantec
4 2 (4.76%) Veeam
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Meraki
5 1 (2.38%) Twitter
5 1 (2.38%) Xamarin