Period
to 13 August 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 13 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South East > Kent
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 21 49
Rank change year-on-year -9 +28 +43
Permanent jobs citing AWS 13 104 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Kent 4.50% 10.89% 4.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.12% 31.42% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13 89 49
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -22.73% +22.22%
10th Percentile £23,800 £25,600 £32,250
90th Percentile £87,250 £71,550 £67,500
South East median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -

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 86 331 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 29.76% 34.66% 22.85%
Number of salaries quoted 79 292 211
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,900 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,250 £62,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 13 August 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 13 August 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
Maidstone +19 3 £68,750 +44.74% 3
Sittingbourne +3 2 £21,750 -50.29% 1
Tunbridge Wells +5 1 £50,000 +33.33%
West Malling +1 1 - - 1
Stansted -3 1 £110,000 +214.29%
Whitstable - 1 £45,000 -
Dover - 1 £47,500 - 1
AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 13 August 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 12 (92.31%) Azure
2 7 (53.85%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Docker
3 4 (30.77%) PaaS
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 3 (23.08%) Office 365
4 3 (23.08%) Kubernetes
5 2 (15.38%) Azure Functions
5 2 (15.38%) Power Platform
5 2 (15.38%) PowerApps
5 2 (15.38%) Product Roadmap
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
5 2 (15.38%) Serverless
5 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) IaaS
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Microservices
5 2 (15.38%) GCP
5 2 (15.38%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (15.38%) SaaS

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 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (92.31%) Azure
2 4 (30.77%) PaaS
3 3 (23.08%) Office 365
4 2 (15.38%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (15.38%) Azure Functions
4 2 (15.38%) GCP
4 2 (15.38%) IaaS
4 2 (15.38%) Power Platform
4 2 (15.38%) PowerApps
4 2 (15.38%) SaaS
4 2 (15.38%) Serverless
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (7.69%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) Blockchain
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Chief Technology Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) CloudOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Core
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) Aurelia
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) Kafka
3 1 (7.69%) React
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Microservices
4 2 (15.38%) Product Roadmap
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Operations
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (7.69%) Data Development
5 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Project Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Task Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Leadership
5 1 (7.69%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 4 (30.77%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) NIST
1 1 (7.69%) NIST 800
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Docker
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) vCloud
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) WatchGuard