Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North East
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 37 79
Rank change year-on-year +18 +42 +29
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 153 87 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 10.72% 6.36% 2.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.71% 37.02% 21.08%
Number of salaries quoted 142 83 32
North East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,050
90th Percentile £74,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Amazon 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 the North East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 350 235 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 24.53% 17.17% 11.12%
Number of salaries quoted 287 207 132
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -10.00%
10th Percentile £22,900 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,500 £62,500 £49,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in the North East

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in the North East

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in the North East over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in the North East

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the North East region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Tyne and Wear +10 134 £45,000 +5.88% 47
Durham +8 4 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Northumberland +11 3 £30,000 -6.25% 4
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon 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 North East region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 88 (57.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 86 (56.21%) DevOps
3 77 (50.33%) Linux
4 54 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (32.03%) JavaScript
6 48 (31.37%) Java
7 44 (28.76%) Windows
8 43 (28.10%) Puppet
8 43 (28.10%) MongoDB
9 38 (24.84%) Node.js
10 36 (23.53%) NoSQL
10 36 (23.53%) Bash Shell
11 35 (22.88%) Software Engineering
12 34 (22.22%) Docker
13 33 (21.57%) Python
14 31 (20.26%) SQL
15 30 (19.61%) HTML
15 30 (19.61%) Configuration Management
15 30 (19.61%) Opscode Chef
16 27 (17.65%) Jenkins
16 27 (17.65%) Ansible
17 26 (16.99%) C#
18 25 (16.34%) Microsoft
19 22 (14.38%) MySQL
19 22 (14.38%) Windows Server
20 20 (13.07%) HTML5
21 19 (12.42%) .NET
21 19 (12.42%) DNS
21 19 (12.42%) Kubernetes
22 18 (11.76%) SSL

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 15 (9.80%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (6.54%) Apache Solr
3 9 (5.88%) nginx
4 6 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.27%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.31%) CMS
6 2 (1.31%) Confluence
6 2 (1.31%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.31%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.65%) Apache
7 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.65%) WordPress
7 1 (0.65%) Wowza Streaming Engine
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) GNU Octave
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 88 (57.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (10.46%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (9.80%) SaaS
4 14 (9.15%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (5.88%) IaaS
6 7 (4.58%) Office 365
7 6 (3.92%) Datadog
7 6 (3.92%) PaaS
8 5 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (2.61%) Serverless
10 3 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.96%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.65%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.65%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.65%) Route 53
11 1 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.42%) DNS
2 18 (11.76%) SSL
3 11 (7.19%) Internet
4 5 (3.27%) SAN
5 4 (2.61%) DHCP
5 4 (2.61%) LAN
5 4 (2.61%) Network Security
5 4 (2.61%) WAN
6 3 (1.96%) Software-Defined Networking
6 3 (1.96%) Wireless
7 2 (1.31%) MPLS
7 2 (1.31%) NAS
7 2 (1.31%) SMS
7 2 (1.31%) VSAN
8 1 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.65%) Firewall
8 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.65%) Telepresence
8 1 (0.65%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (28.10%) MongoDB
2 36 (23.53%) NoSQL
3 22 (14.38%) MySQL
4 18 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 16 (10.46%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (9.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 15 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (5.23%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (4.58%) Relational Database
9 6 (3.92%) Big Data
9 6 (3.92%) Hadoop
9 6 (3.92%) Redis
10 4 (2.61%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.31%) MariaDB
12 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 18 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.84%) Selenium
4 11 (7.19%) TeamCity
5 5 (3.27%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.27%) JIRA
5 5 (3.27%) Maven
5 5 (3.27%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.61%) GitLab
6 4 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.61%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.96%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.31%) Ant
8 2 (1.31%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.31%) Gatling
8 2 (1.31%) JUnit
8 2 (1.31%) NeoLoad
9 1 (0.65%) git-flow
9 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 16 (10.46%) Finance
2 12 (7.84%) Games
3 11 (7.19%) Automotive
4 6 (3.92%) Advertising
5 2 (1.31%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) French Language
6 1 (0.65%) German Language
6 1 (0.65%) Law
6 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (15.03%) Software Engineer
3 22 (14.38%) Developer
4 19 (12.42%) Architect
5 16 (10.46%) AWS DevOps
5 16 (10.46%) AWS Engineer
6 15 (9.80%) Senior DevOps
6 15 (9.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 14 (9.15%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 12 (7.84%) Cloud Engineer
9 11 (7.19%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 9 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 9 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (5.23%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 7 (4.58%) .NET Developer
12 7 (4.58%) Cloud Architect
12 7 (4.58%) Cloud Software Engineer
12 7 (4.58%) Infrastructure Architect
12 7 (4.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (24.84%) Node.js
2 30 (19.61%) HTML
3 20 (13.07%) HTML5
4 19 (12.42%) .NET
5 17 (11.11%) CSS
6 16 (10.46%) AngularJS
6 16 (10.46%) Web Services
7 14 (9.15%) CherryPy
8 12 (7.84%) React
9 10 (6.54%) ASP.NET
10 9 (5.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 8 (5.23%) jQuery
12 7 (4.58%) REST
13 6 (3.92%) RESTful
13 6 (3.92%) TensorFlow
14 5 (3.27%) .NET Core
14 5 (3.27%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (3.27%) Elastic Stack
14 5 (3.27%) Kafka
14 5 (3.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.46%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.84%) Private Cloud
3 6 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.92%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.27%) Cloud Native
4 5 (3.27%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (3.27%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.61%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.96%) Fintech
6 3 (1.96%) Online Games
6 3 (1.96%) User Experience
7 2 (1.31%) PKI
8 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.65%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.65%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.65%) Media Streaming
8 1 (0.65%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 77 (50.33%) Linux
2 44 (28.76%) Windows
3 22 (14.38%) Windows Server
4 8 (5.23%) Unix
5 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.61%) CentOS
6 4 (2.61%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.96%) Debian
7 3 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.31%) VMS
8 2 (1.31%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.31%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.65%) Android
9 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (56.21%) DevOps
2 54 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (22.88%) Software Engineering
4 30 (19.61%) Configuration Management
5 17 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 17 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 15 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (9.80%) Load Testing
7 14 (9.15%) MVC
8 13 (8.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 12 (7.84%) Deployment Automation
9 12 (7.84%) TDD
10 11 (7.19%) Benchmarking
10 11 (7.19%) ITIL
10 11 (7.19%) Microservices
11 10 (6.54%) High Availability
11 10 (6.54%) Open Source
11 10 (6.54%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (5.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (32.03%) JavaScript
2 48 (31.37%) Java
3 36 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 33 (21.57%) Python
5 31 (20.26%) SQL
6 26 (16.99%) C#
7 18 (11.76%) PHP
7 18 (11.76%) PowerShell
8 17 (11.11%) C++
9 13 (8.50%) C
9 13 (8.50%) Ruby
10 11 (7.19%) Shell Script
11 8 (5.23%) Perl
12 3 (1.96%) Jython
12 3 (1.96%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.65%) ES6
13 1 (0.65%) Fortran
13 1 (0.65%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (7.19%) AWS Certification
2 5 (3.27%) Degree
3 2 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.65%) CCNA
4 1 (0.65%) CCNP
4 1 (0.65%) MCP
4 1 (0.65%) MCSA
4 1 (0.65%) MCSE
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.27%) QA
2 3 (1.96%) GDPR
2 3 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (22.22%) Docker
2 12 (7.84%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 9 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (5.23%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.31%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.31%) vSphere
6 2 (1.31%) XenServer
7 1 (0.65%) KVM
7 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.65%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (28.10%) Puppet
2 30 (19.61%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (17.65%) Ansible
4 19 (12.42%) Kubernetes
5 14 (9.15%) Terraform
6 11 (7.19%) Nagios
7 10 (6.54%) Cobbler
7 10 (6.54%) Packer
8 6 (3.92%) HAProxy
9 5 (3.27%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (3.27%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.96%) Consul
10 3 (1.96%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (1.31%) Grafana
11 2 (1.31%) Kibana
11 2 (1.31%) logstash
11 2 (1.31%) Rancher
11 2 (1.31%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (1.31%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.65%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (16.34%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.50%) VMware
3 11 (7.19%) Cisco
4 10 (6.54%) Google
5 7 (4.58%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.92%) New Relic
6 6 (3.92%) Splunk
7 3 (1.96%) Citrix
7 3 (1.96%) Dynatrace
7 3 (1.96%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.96%) RedGate
8 2 (1.31%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.31%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.31%) Oracle
8 2 (1.31%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.31%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.31%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.31%) Veeam
9 1 (0.65%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.65%) Xamarin