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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England / North East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 64 76
Rank change year-on-year +29 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 37 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 6.56% 2.49% 1.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.92% 24.39% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 12
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +18.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £65,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 103 82 44
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 18.26% 10.21% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 100 79 23
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +40 29 £35,000 -22.22% 8
Durham -5 6 £40,500 +35.00%
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 61 (75.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (45.68%) SQL Server
3 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (40.74%) Windows
5 32 (39.51%) MongoDB
5 32 (39.51%) AngularJS
6 29 (35.80%) Linux
7 28 (34.57%) C#
7 28 (34.57%) .NET
7 28 (34.57%) MVC
8 27 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 27 (33.33%) SQL
8 27 (33.33%) Web Services
8 27 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 26 (32.10%) ASP.NET
10 25 (30.86%) Entity Framework
11 24 (29.63%) TDD
12 23 (28.40%) VMware
12 23 (28.40%) WCF
12 23 (28.40%) Google
12 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
12 23 (28.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (28.40%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (28.40%) ASP.NET MVC
13 22 (27.16%) Kanban
13 22 (27.16%) HTML
13 22 (27.16%) CSS
13 22 (27.16%) Web Development
14 21 (25.93%) TeamCity
14 21 (25.93%) Dependency Injection

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 19 (23.46%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (14.81%) MS Exchange
3 9 (11.11%) nginx
4 6 (7.41%) Apache
5 5 (6.17%) CMS
5 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (6.17%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (4.94%) Umbraco
7 2 (2.47%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.23%) Confluence
8 1 (1.23%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 61 (75.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (16.05%) Office 365
3 9 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (8.64%) Amazon S3
5 6 (7.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (7.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (6.17%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (6.17%) Route 53
7 4 (4.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (4.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (4.94%) SaaS
8 3 (3.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (3.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (3.70%) PaaS
9 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.99%) DNS
2 16 (19.75%) Firewall
3 13 (16.05%) TCP/IP
4 12 (14.81%) DHCP
4 12 (14.81%) SMTP
5 10 (12.35%) DMZ
5 10 (12.35%) SAN
5 10 (12.35%) VLAN
6 4 (4.94%) SSL
7 3 (3.70%) VPN
8 2 (2.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (45.68%) SQL Server
2 32 (39.51%) MongoDB
3 20 (24.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 16 (19.75%) Amazon RDS
5 11 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (12.35%) MySQL
7 9 (11.11%) NoSQL
8 7 (8.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
11 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 21 (25.93%) TeamCity
2 14 (17.28%) Git (software)
3 9 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.17%) Subversion
5 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (3.70%) Protractor
7 2 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.23%) GitLab
8 1 (1.23%) JIRA
8 1 (1.23%) Maven
8 1 (1.23%) MSTest
8 1 (1.23%) NUnit
8 1 (1.23%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (23.46%) Games
2 8 (9.88%) Automotive
3 5 (6.17%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Back Office
4 1 (1.23%) Law
4 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (44.44%) Developer
2 25 (30.86%) .NET Developer
3 20 (24.69%) Junior
3 20 (24.69%) Junior .NET Developer
3 20 (24.69%) Junior Developer
4 19 (23.46%) Graduate
4 19 (23.46%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 19 (23.46%) Graduate Developer
5 12 (14.81%) Windows Engineer
6 10 (12.35%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Java Developer
9 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Software Engineer
10 5 (6.17%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (39.51%) AngularJS
2 28 (34.57%) .NET
3 27 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 27 (33.33%) Web Services
4 26 (32.10%) ASP.NET
5 25 (30.86%) Entity Framework
6 23 (28.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (28.40%) ASP.NET Web API
6 23 (28.40%) WCF
7 22 (27.16%) CSS
7 22 (27.16%) HTML
8 19 (23.46%) KnockoutJS
8 19 (23.46%) MSMQ
8 19 (23.46%) RESTful
8 19 (23.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 19 (23.46%) WPF
9 16 (19.75%) Node.js
10 14 (17.28%) HTML5
11 13 (16.05%) jQuery
12 9 (11.11%) CherryPy
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.69%) Computer Science
2 12 (14.81%) Clustering
3 7 (8.64%) Replication
4 4 (4.94%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (40.74%) Windows
2 29 (35.80%) Linux
3 23 (28.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (24.69%) Windows Server
5 18 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.41%) CentOS
6 6 (7.41%) Ubuntu
7 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.47%) Unix
9 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.57%) MVC
3 24 (29.63%) TDD
4 22 (27.16%) Kanban
4 22 (27.16%) Web Development
5 21 (25.93%) Dependency Injection
6 20 (24.69%) BDD
7 19 (23.46%) Multithreading
7 19 (23.46%) Web Application Development
8 16 (19.75%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (19.75%) DevOps
8 16 (19.75%) Presales
9 12 (14.81%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 12 (14.81%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 10 (12.35%) ITIL
10 10 (12.35%) Scrum
11 9 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (6.17%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (6.17%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 28 (34.57%) C#
2 27 (33.33%) SQL
3 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
4 20 (24.69%) Ruby
5 19 (23.46%) F#
6 14 (17.28%) PHP
7 8 (9.88%) Java
7 8 (9.88%) Python
8 5 (6.17%) Go
9 4 (4.94%) Perl
10 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.23%) R
11 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.47%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 19 (23.46%) Active Directory
1 19 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (19.75%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.17%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.94%) Docker
5 1 (1.23%) etcd
5 1 (1.23%) flannel
5 1 (1.23%) Shibboleth
5 1 (1.23%) vSphere
5 1 (1.23%) Xen
5 1 (1.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (23.46%) Kibana
2 10 (12.35%) Backup Exec
3 5 (6.17%) HAProxy
3 5 (6.17%) vCenter Server
4 4 (4.94%) Puppet
4 4 (4.94%) Terraform
5 3 (3.70%) Ansible
5 3 (3.70%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.23%) Consul
6 1 (1.23%) Salt
6 1 (1.23%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 27 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (28.40%) Google
2 23 (28.40%) VMware
3 17 (20.99%) Citrix
4 13 (16.05%) Cisco
5 10 (12.35%) Sophos
5 10 (12.35%) Symantec
6 5 (6.17%) arcserve
6 5 (6.17%) Dell
6 5 (6.17%) Extreme Networks
6 5 (6.17%) HP
6 5 (6.17%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.23%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.23%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.23%) Informatica
7 1 (1.23%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.23%) Siebel
7 1 (1.23%) WSO2
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Condeco Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive salary plus benefits & b
Posted: 14 days ago