Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North East
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 34 47
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13 +22
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 122 112 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.00% 6.44% 4.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.42% 33.94% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 115 103 55
North East median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +31.43% -30.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £80,000 £51,650
England median annual salary £63,250 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +5.42% +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 326 330 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 24.06% 18.97% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 242 284 125
North East median annual salary £41,250 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.55% +8.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,300 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £51,650
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

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 22 February 2019.

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 22 February 2019. 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 +8 105 £50,000 +8.70% 27
Durham +11 9 £40,000 - 2
Northumberland +4 2 £30,000 -24.05% 1
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 78 (63.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (45.90%) Linux
3 48 (39.34%) DevOps
4 47 (38.52%) Java
5 42 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (31.15%) Windows
7 28 (22.95%) Software Engineering
7 28 (22.95%) Google Cloud Platform
8 24 (19.67%) Microsoft
9 23 (18.85%) C++
10 22 (18.03%) Puppet
11 20 (16.39%) Cisco
11 20 (16.39%) Technical Leadership
12 19 (15.57%) Configuration Management
12 19 (15.57%) JavaScript
12 19 (15.57%) Ruby
13 17 (13.93%) NoSQL
13 17 (13.93%) Bash Shell
13 17 (13.93%) C#
13 17 (13.93%) SQL
13 17 (13.93%) Python
13 17 (13.93%) Finance
14 16 (13.11%) C
14 16 (13.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 16 (13.11%) Opscode Chef
15 15 (12.30%) Windows Server
15 15 (12.30%) OO
15 15 (12.30%) Test Automation
15 15 (12.30%) Node.js
16 14 (11.48%) Cisco Certification

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 8 (6.56%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.10%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.10%) nginx
4 3 (2.46%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) GNU Octave
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 78 (63.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (22.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (8.20%) IaaS
4 9 (7.38%) Serverless
5 7 (5.74%) Office 365
6 6 (4.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (4.10%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.46%) Amazon S3
8 3 (2.46%) PaaS
8 3 (2.46%) SaaS
9 1 (0.82%) Datadog
9 1 (0.82%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.82%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.48%) LAN
2 13 (10.66%) WAN
3 11 (9.02%) Firewall
4 10 (8.20%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (8.20%) Network Security
4 10 (8.20%) Telepresence
4 10 (8.20%) Unified Communications
4 10 (8.20%) Wireless
5 9 (7.38%) DNS
6 7 (5.74%) SSL
7 6 (4.92%) SAN
8 5 (4.10%) Internet
9 4 (3.28%) DHCP
10 3 (2.46%) MPLS
10 3 (2.46%) Software-Defined Networking
11 2 (1.64%) NAS
12 1 (0.82%) NaaS
12 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.82%) VLAN
12 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.93%) NoSQL
2 13 (10.66%) MongoDB
3 11 (9.02%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (5.74%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.74%) MySQL
5 7 (5.74%) SQL Server
6 6 (4.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (4.92%) Big Data
7 3 (2.46%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.82%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (10.66%) Selenium
2 11 (9.02%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.38%) Git (software)
4 8 (6.56%) TeamCity
5 6 (4.92%) WebDriver
6 5 (4.10%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.10%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (3.28%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.46%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.46%) JIRA
9 2 (1.64%) Subversion
10 1 (0.82%) gulp
10 1 (0.82%) JUnit
10 1 (0.82%) TestNG
General
1 17 (13.93%) Finance
2 3 (2.46%) Advertising
2 3 (2.46%) Automotive
2 3 (2.46%) Games
3 2 (1.64%) Retail
4 1 (0.82%) Banking
4 1 (0.82%) French Language
4 1 (0.82%) German Language
4 1 (0.82%) Local Government
4 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (22.95%) Architect
2 26 (21.31%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (17.21%) Developer
4 17 (13.93%) Software Engineer
5 16 (13.11%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (10.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (9.84%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (8.20%) Cisco Architect
8 10 (8.20%) Cisco Network Architect
8 10 (8.20%) Cloud Developer
8 10 (8.20%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 10 (8.20%) Network Architect
9 8 (6.56%) Analyst
9 8 (6.56%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (6.56%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 8 (6.56%) Software Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 7 (5.74%) Lead Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Lead Software Engineer
10 7 (5.74%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.30%) Node.js
2 13 (10.66%) .NET
3 12 (9.84%) AngularJS
4 11 (9.02%) HTML
5 8 (6.56%) ASP.NET
5 8 (6.56%) CSS
5 8 (6.56%) Web Services
6 7 (5.74%) React
7 6 (4.92%) REST
7 6 (4.92%) RESTful
7 6 (4.92%) TensorFlow
8 5 (4.10%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (4.10%) CherryPy
8 5 (4.10%) Kafka
8 5 (4.10%) Middleware
9 4 (3.28%) HTML5
9 4 (3.28%) jQuery
9 4 (3.28%) JSON
9 4 (3.28%) OAuth
10 3 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) Private Cloud
2 11 (9.02%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.56%) User Experience
4 6 (4.92%) Analytical Mindset
4 6 (4.92%) Cloud Native
4 6 (4.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (4.92%) Tandem
5 4 (3.28%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.46%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.64%) Fintech
8 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.82%) Replication
8 1 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 56 (45.90%) Linux
2 38 (31.15%) Windows
3 15 (12.30%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.56%) Debian
4 8 (6.56%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.28%) Unix
6 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.64%) Android
7 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.82%) CentOS
8 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (39.34%) DevOps
2 42 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (22.95%) Software Engineering
4 20 (16.39%) Technical Leadership
5 19 (15.57%) Configuration Management
6 16 (13.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 15 (12.30%) OO
7 15 (12.30%) Test Automation
8 13 (10.66%) Computer Science
9 11 (9.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (8.20%) Microservices
10 10 (8.20%) MVC
10 10 (8.20%) Presales
10 10 (8.20%) Scrum
11 9 (7.38%) Load Testing
11 9 (7.38%) Mentoring
12 8 (6.56%) Analytics
13 7 (5.74%) Business Transformation
13 7 (5.74%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 47 (38.52%) Java
2 23 (18.85%) C++
3 19 (15.57%) JavaScript
3 19 (15.57%) Ruby
4 17 (13.93%) Bash Shell
4 17 (13.93%) C#
4 17 (13.93%) Python
4 17 (13.93%) SQL
5 16 (13.11%) C
6 11 (9.02%) Perl
7 5 (4.10%) PHP
8 3 (2.46%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.64%) Scala
9 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.64%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.82%) F#
10 1 (0.82%) Fortran
10 1 (0.82%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (11.48%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (8.20%) CCNP
3 6 (4.92%) AWS Certification
4 4 (3.28%) CCNA
5 3 (2.46%) Degree
5 3 (2.46%) MCSA
5 3 (2.46%) MCSE
5 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.64%) MCP
6 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.82%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.82%) CISMP
7 1 (0.82%) CISSP
7 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) GDPR
3 1 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.02%) Docker
2 9 (7.38%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.56%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (18.03%) Puppet
2 16 (13.11%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (11.48%) Ansible
4 5 (4.10%) Hadoop YARN
4 5 (4.10%) Kubernetes
4 5 (4.10%) Nagios
5 4 (3.28%) Packer
6 2 (1.64%) Cobbler
6 2 (1.64%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.64%) Terraform
7 1 (0.82%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.82%) Kibana
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 24 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (16.39%) Cisco
3 13 (10.66%) Google
4 10 (8.20%) VMware
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle
5 3 (2.46%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.64%) Citrix
6 2 (1.64%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.64%) Veeam
7 1 (0.82%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.82%) Birst
7 1 (0.82%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.82%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.82%) IBM
7 1 (0.82%) New Relic
7 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.82%) SAP
7 1 (0.82%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.82%) Splunk