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

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 29 89
Rank change year-on-year +5 +60 +18
Permanent jobs citing AWS 61 59 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.28% 6.97% 1.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.50% 29.35% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 53 49 13
Kent median annual salary £54,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -18.18% +1.85%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,150 £41,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £71,500 £85,000
South East median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.45% - +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 214 201 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 25.54% 23.73% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 195 155 145
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £77,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

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 January 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 January 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 16 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Maidstone -2 12 £48,250 +1.58% 4
Sevenoaks -4 7 £45,000 -
West Malling -9 5 £48,750 +30.00% 1
Canterbury -7 1 £70,000 +143.48%
Tonbridge - 1 £55,000 -
AWS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 39 (63.93%) Azure
2 29 (47.54%) DevOps
3 25 (40.98%) TeamCity
3 25 (40.98%) Git (software)
4 22 (36.07%) Windows
5 20 (32.79%) PowerShell
6 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (31.15%) C#
6 19 (31.15%) SQL
7 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
8 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
8 17 (27.87%) Office 365
9 16 (26.23%) NoSQL
9 16 (26.23%) Node.js
9 16 (26.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 15 (24.59%) Windows Server
10 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (24.59%) Test Automation
10 15 (24.59%) JSON
10 15 (24.59%) SCCM
11 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (22.95%) React
11 14 (22.95%) Octopus Deploy
12 13 (21.31%) Docker
12 13 (21.31%) Kubernetes
12 13 (21.31%) Azure Active Directory
12 13 (21.31%) DFS Replication
12 13 (21.31%) Java
12 13 (21.31%) Linux
12 13 (21.31%) Visual Studio Team System

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 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.64%) IIS
1 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 39 (63.93%) Azure
2 17 (27.87%) Office 365
3 13 (21.31%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.64%) AWS IoT
4 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.64%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Firewall
2 3 (4.92%) BGP
2 3 (4.92%) BIG-IP
2 3 (4.92%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (4.92%) NetScaler
2 3 (4.92%) OSPF
2 3 (4.92%) VLAN
2 3 (4.92%) WAN
3 2 (3.28%) LAN
4 1 (1.64%) DNS
4 1 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.64%) NAS
4 1 (1.64%) SAN
4 1 (1.64%) VPN
4 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) NoSQL
2 11 (18.03%) MySQL
3 10 (16.39%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (40.98%) Git (software)
1 25 (40.98%) TeamCity
2 14 (22.95%) Octopus Deploy
3 13 (21.31%) Visual Studio Team System
4 12 (19.67%) Jenkins
4 12 (19.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.92%) JIRA
5 3 (4.92%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (4.92%) webpack
6 2 (3.28%) Jasmine
6 2 (3.28%) Selenium
6 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Marketing
3 3 (4.92%) Local Government
3 3 (4.92%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Developer
2 14 (22.95%) Analyst
3 13 (21.31%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (18.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 10 (16.39%) Senior Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) Software Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Architect
7 6 (9.84%) Cloud Architect
7 6 (9.84%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 6 (9.84%) DBA
7 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) MySQL DBA
7 6 (9.84%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (8.20%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) AWS DevOps
9 4 (6.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) AWS Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) DevOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) Node.js
2 15 (24.59%) JSON
3 14 (22.95%) React
4 12 (19.67%) Spring Boot
5 10 (16.39%) .NET
6 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
6 6 (9.84%) CSS
6 6 (9.84%) HTML
7 4 (6.56%) REST
8 3 (4.92%) .NET Core
8 3 (4.92%) HTML5
8 3 (4.92%) Sass
9 2 (3.28%) Web Services
10 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.64%) jQuery
10 1 (1.64%) RESTful
10 1 (1.64%) SOAP
10 1 (1.64%) XML
10 1 (1.64%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Algorithms
1 12 (19.67%) Data Structures
2 9 (14.75%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.20%) Replication
4 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.07%) Windows
2 15 (24.59%) Windows Server
2 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (21.31%) Linux
5 3 (4.92%) Debian
5 3 (4.92%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (47.54%) DevOps
2 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (26.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 15 (24.59%) Test Automation
5 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (18.03%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (16.39%) Problem Management
8 8 (13.11%) Fintech
9 7 (11.48%) Software Engineering
10 6 (9.84%) Data Centre Operations
10 6 (9.84%) Data Security
10 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Automation
10 6 (9.84%) Migration
10 6 (9.84%) Presales
10 6 (9.84%) Product Management
10 6 (9.84%) Project Management
10 6 (9.84%) Storage Management
10 6 (9.84%) Strategic Thinking
11 5 (8.20%) MVC
11 5 (8.20%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.79%) PowerShell
2 19 (31.15%) C#
2 19 (31.15%) SQL
3 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
4 13 (21.31%) Java
5 6 (9.84%) Python
5 6 (9.84%) Ruby
6 5 (8.20%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.28%) Perl
8 1 (1.64%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.64%) ES6
8 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) DBS Check
2 3 (4.92%) CISSP
2 3 (4.92%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) CCNA
4 1 (1.64%) CCNP
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.64%) Degree
4 1 (1.64%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 17 (27.87%) Active Directory
2 13 (21.31%) DFS Replication
2 13 (21.31%) Docker
3 9 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (24.59%) SCCM
2 13 (21.31%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.92%) QRadar
3 3 (4.92%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.64%) Puppet
4 1 (1.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.75%) VMware
3 8 (13.11%) Cisco
4 3 (4.92%) Citrix
4 3 (4.92%) Dell
4 3 (4.92%) EMC
4 3 (4.92%) F5
4 3 (4.92%) HP
4 3 (4.92%) IBM
4 3 (4.92%) LogRhythm
4 3 (4.92%) McAfee
4 3 (4.92%) SolarWinds
4 3 (4.92%) Symantec
4 3 (4.92%) Veeam
5 2 (3.28%) Meraki
5 2 (3.28%) Percona
6 1 (1.64%) Google
6 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.64%) Twitter
6 1 (1.64%) Xamarin