Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS CloudFormation over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > London
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 362 507 673
Rank change year-on-year +145 +166 +126
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 577 374 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.84% 0.50% 0.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.20% 2.52% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 518 308 197
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

AWS CloudFormation 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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 18,023 14,819 11,705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 26.35% 19.78% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14,550 12,189 10,120
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +6.32%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in London

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for AWS CloudFormation in London

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in London over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in London

AWS CloudFormation
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation within the London region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. 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
Central London +4 79 £70,000 - 37
West London +27 12 £60,000 - 12
South London +10 10 £45,000 -30.77% 2
East London -14 8 £66,250 +27.40% 5
North London - 5 £75,000 -
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 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 London region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 564 (97.75%) Amazon AWS
2 424 (73.48%) DevOps
3 380 (65.86%) Linux
4 328 (56.85%) Python
5 320 (55.46%) Ansible
6 279 (48.35%) Terraform
7 259 (44.89%) Jenkins
8 251 (43.50%) Docker
9 210 (36.40%) Agile Software Development
10 196 (33.97%) Puppet
11 195 (33.80%) Opscode Chef
12 186 (32.24%) Microsoft Azure
12 186 (32.24%) Windows
13 182 (31.54%) Java
14 176 (30.50%) Amazon EC2
15 175 (30.33%) Kubernetes
16 147 (25.48%) Continuous Integration
17 142 (24.61%) Amazon RDS
18 139 (24.09%) Configuration Management
19 133 (23.05%) SQL
20 129 (22.36%) Finance
21 128 (22.18%) Serverless
22 125 (21.66%) Amazon S3
22 125 (21.66%) Bash Shell
23 123 (21.32%) Git (software)
24 118 (20.45%) TeamCity
25 113 (19.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
26 108 (18.72%) Octopus Deploy
27 107 (18.54%) Web Services
28 104 (18.02%) AWS Lambda

AWS CloudFormation
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 73 (12.65%) Confluence
2 50 (8.67%) Elasticsearch
2 50 (8.67%) IIS
3 30 (5.20%) nginx
3 30 (5.20%) WordPress
4 28 (4.85%) Apache
5 25 (4.33%) CMS
6 23 (3.99%) Drupal
7 20 (3.47%) Tomcat
8 15 (2.60%) OpenStack
9 14 (2.43%) Apache Spark
10 12 (2.08%) JBoss
11 6 (1.04%) Mule
11 6 (1.04%) SharePoint
11 6 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.87%) Moodle
13 2 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.35%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.17%) Jetty
14 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.17%) HipChat
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 564 (97.75%) Amazon AWS
2 186 (32.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 176 (30.50%) Amazon EC2
4 128 (22.18%) Serverless
5 125 (21.66%) Amazon S3
6 113 (19.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 104 (18.02%) AWS Lambda
8 93 (16.12%) Google Cloud Platform
9 83 (14.38%) Amazon ELB
10 82 (14.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 67 (11.61%) GitHub
12 66 (11.44%) SaaS
13 62 (10.75%) IaaS
14 57 (9.88%) Route 53
15 47 (8.15%) Amazon SQS
16 41 (7.11%) Azure Active Directory
17 40 (6.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 28 (4.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 26 (4.51%) CloudFront
20 25 (4.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 62 (10.75%) TCP/IP
2 51 (8.84%) DNS
3 40 (6.93%) Firewall
4 39 (6.76%) VPN
5 35 (6.07%) Internet
6 33 (5.72%) HTTP
7 16 (2.77%) LAN
8 15 (2.60%) SSL
8 15 (2.60%) WAN
9 7 (1.21%) AMQP
9 7 (1.21%) BGP
9 7 (1.21%) OSPF
10 6 (1.04%) EIGRP
11 5 (0.87%) Reverse Proxy
12 4 (0.69%) SAN
12 4 (0.69%) Wireless
13 3 (0.52%) DHCP
14 2 (0.35%) Network Security
14 2 (0.35%) VoIP
15 1 (0.17%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (24.61%) Amazon RDS
2 61 (10.57%) MySQL
3 45 (7.80%) SQL Server
4 44 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
5 37 (6.41%) Relational Database
6 34 (5.89%) NoSQL
7 31 (5.37%) Redis
8 28 (4.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 24 (4.16%) MongoDB
10 23 (3.99%) Big Data
11 17 (2.95%) Event Store
12 16 (2.77%) Hadoop
13 13 (2.25%) Amazon Redshift
14 11 (1.91%) Blockchain
14 11 (1.91%) InfluxDB
15 9 (1.56%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.35%) Apache Hive
16 2 (0.35%) Azure SQL Database
16 2 (0.35%) MarkLogic
17 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 259 (44.89%) Jenkins
2 123 (21.32%) Git (software)
3 118 (20.45%) TeamCity
4 108 (18.72%) Octopus Deploy
5 102 (17.68%) JIRA
6 87 (15.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 31 (5.37%) GitLab
8 29 (5.03%) Maven
9 25 (4.33%) Subversion
10 21 (3.64%) Travis CI
11 17 (2.95%) Sonatype Nexus
11 17 (2.95%) Vagrant
12 16 (2.77%) SonarQube
13 13 (2.25%) git-flow
13 13 (2.25%) Gradle
14 12 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (1.91%) Bitbucket
16 10 (1.73%) PEAR
17 9 (1.56%) Ant
17 9 (1.56%) JMeter
General
1 129 (22.36%) Finance
2 19 (3.29%) Publishing
3 15 (2.60%) Retail
4 13 (2.25%) Banking
5 12 (2.08%) Advertising
5 12 (2.08%) Games
6 7 (1.21%) Law
7 4 (0.69%) Back Office
8 3 (0.52%) Marketing
9 2 (0.35%) Legal
9 2 (0.35%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.17%) Billing
10 1 (0.17%) Front Office
10 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 277 (48.01%) DevOps Engineer
2 128 (22.18%) AWS Engineer
3 95 (16.46%) AWS DevOps
4 72 (12.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 72 (12.48%) Cloud Engineer
5 61 (10.57%) Architect
6 58 (10.05%) Senior DevOps
7 45 (7.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 43 (7.45%) Developer
9 37 (6.41%) Linux Engineer
10 36 (6.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 32 (5.55%) AWS Architect
11 32 (5.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 29 (5.03%) DevOps Manager
13 27 (4.68%) Platform Engineer
14 25 (4.33%) Consultant
15 24 (4.16%) DevOps Consultant
15 24 (4.16%) Lead DevOps
16 23 (3.99%) Cloud Architect
17 20 (3.47%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (18.54%) Web Services
2 78 (13.52%) Node.js
3 62 (10.75%) Elastic Stack
4 55 (9.53%) REST
5 52 (9.01%) HTML
6 40 (6.93%) .NET
7 38 (6.59%) RabbitMQ
8 32 (5.55%) CSS
9 25 (4.33%) React
10 23 (3.99%) Kafka
11 21 (3.64%) .NET Framework
11 21 (3.64%) RESTful
12 18 (3.12%) LDAP
13 17 (2.95%) Ajax
13 17 (2.95%) ASP.NET
13 17 (2.95%) Spring
14 16 (2.77%) JSON
15 15 (2.60%) AngularJS
15 15 (2.60%) HTML5
15 15 (2.60%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 72 (12.48%) Fintech
2 49 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (8.15%) Private Cloud
4 40 (6.93%) Public Cloud
5 25 (4.33%) Clustering
5 25 (4.33%) Computer Science
5 25 (4.33%) Linux Command Line
6 22 (3.81%) Management Information System
6 22 (3.81%) Replication
7 21 (3.64%) Data Centre
8 16 (2.77%) Cloud Native
9 15 (2.60%) Algorithms
10 13 (2.25%) Hybrid Cloud
11 12 (2.08%) Virtual Team
12 11 (1.91%) Blog
12 11 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.91%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.39%) PlayStation
14 6 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
14 6 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 380 (65.86%) Linux
2 186 (32.24%) Windows
3 64 (11.09%) Unix
4 61 (10.57%) CentOS
5 45 (7.80%) Ubuntu
6 42 (7.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 40 (6.93%) Windows Server
8 21 (3.64%) Debian
9 10 (1.73%) Android
9 10 (1.73%) Solaris
10 9 (1.56%) Amazon Linux
10 9 (1.56%) Mesosphere
11 8 (1.39%) DC/OS
11 8 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.87%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.87%) CoreOS
13 4 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (73.48%) DevOps
2 210 (36.40%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (25.48%) Continuous Integration
4 139 (24.09%) Configuration Management
5 100 (17.33%) Microservices
6 91 (15.77%) Continuous Delivery
7 64 (11.09%) High Availability
8 62 (10.75%) Test Automation
9 54 (9.36%) Continuous Deployment
10 53 (9.19%) Deployment Automation
11 45 (7.80%) TDD
12 42 (7.28%) Business Intelligence
13 41 (7.11%) SDLC
14 39 (6.76%) IT Strategy
14 39 (6.76%) Network Virtualisation
14 39 (6.76%) Open Source
15 38 (6.59%) Problem-Solving
15 38 (6.59%) Scrum
16 36 (6.24%) ITIL
16 36 (6.24%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 328 (56.85%) Python
2 182 (31.54%) Java
3 133 (23.05%) SQL
4 125 (21.66%) Bash Shell
5 101 (17.50%) PowerShell
6 77 (13.34%) JavaScript
7 68 (11.79%) C#
8 57 (9.88%) Ruby
9 52 (9.01%) Go
10 33 (5.72%) PHP
11 29 (5.03%) Scala
12 18 (3.12%) Shell Script
13 17 (2.95%) Perl
13 17 (2.95%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.04%) C++
14 6 (1.04%) Elixir
14 6 (1.04%) Erlang
14 6 (1.04%) R
15 3 (0.52%) Groovy
15 3 (0.52%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 86 (14.90%) AWS Certification
2 50 (8.67%) Degree
3 14 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.69%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.69%) Sun Certification
5 4 (0.69%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (0.52%) MCSE
6 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.35%) CCNP
7 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (10.05%) QA
2 16 (2.77%) GDPR
3 10 (1.73%) SLA
4 5 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.52%) DICOM
5 3 (0.52%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.52%) HL7
System Software
1 251 (43.50%) Docker
2 53 (9.19%) Virtual Machines
3 52 (9.01%) Active Directory
4 26 (4.51%) Hyper-V
5 24 (4.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (1.73%) VirtualBox
7 8 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (1.39%) Xen
8 3 (0.52%) iptables
8 3 (0.52%) pfSense
8 3 (0.52%) Squid
8 3 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.35%) NFS
10 1 (0.17%) etcd
10 1 (0.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 320 (55.46%) Ansible
2 279 (48.35%) Terraform
3 196 (33.97%) Puppet
4 195 (33.80%) Opscode Chef
5 175 (30.33%) Kubernetes
6 59 (10.23%) Salt
7 48 (8.32%) Packer
8 33 (5.72%) Docker Swarm
9 27 (4.68%) Kibana
10 25 (4.33%) logstash
10 25 (4.33%) Prometheus
11 21 (3.64%) Grafana
12 14 (2.43%) Consul
12 14 (2.43%) Nagios
13 10 (1.73%) SCOM
14 9 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
14 9 (1.56%) Rancher
15 8 (1.39%) Automic
15 8 (1.39%) HAProxy
15 8 (1.39%) Mesos
Vendors
1 75 (13.00%) New Relic
2 62 (10.75%) Google
3 58 (10.05%) VMware
4 42 (7.28%) Microsoft
5 39 (6.76%) Trend Micro
6 37 (6.41%) Red Hat
7 26 (4.51%) Splunk
8 21 (3.64%) Atlassian
9 19 (3.29%) Cisco
10 16 (2.77%) Oracle
11 11 (1.91%) EMC
11 11 (1.91%) SaltStack
11 11 (1.91%) SolarWinds
12 10 (1.73%) AppDynamics
12 10 (1.73%) McAfee
13 9 (1.56%) Citrix
14 6 (1.04%) CheckPoint
14 6 (1.04%) hybris
14 6 (1.04%) PagerDuty
15 5 (0.87%) Rackspace