Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North East
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 19 36
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17 +33
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 95 188 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.52% 11.24% 6.92%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.87% 44.76% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 82 171 79
North East median annual salary £45,596 £47,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.99% +38.24% -15.00%
10th Percentile £32,517 £29,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

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 382 420 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 30.25% 25.10% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 258 352 202
North East median annual salary £42,000 £44,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +25.71% -
10th Percentile £27,125 £23,188 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £47,375
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -12 73 £50,000 +5.82% 38
Durham +6 20 £39,500 +5.33% 2
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 74 (77.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (44.21%) Linux
2 42 (44.21%) DevOps
3 31 (32.63%) Python
4 28 (29.47%) Microsoft
4 28 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (28.42%) Ansible
6 25 (26.32%) Docker
7 24 (25.26%) Kubernetes
8 22 (23.16%) Firewall
9 21 (22.11%) Unix
9 21 (22.11%) Oracle
9 21 (22.11%) Google Cloud Platform
10 20 (21.05%) VMware
10 20 (21.05%) Bash Shell
11 19 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 19 (20.00%) Terraform
12 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
13 17 (17.89%) Java
13 17 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (17.89%) Data Centre
14 16 (16.84%) Ruby
14 16 (16.84%) PaaS
14 16 (16.84%) Puppet
14 16 (16.84%) Configuration Management
15 15 (15.79%) Cisco
15 15 (15.79%) Windows
15 15 (15.79%) IaaS
15 15 (15.79%) Coaching
16 14 (14.74%) Opscode Chef

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 5 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (3.16%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.11%) Apache
3 2 (2.11%) IIS
3 2 (2.11%) nginx
3 2 (2.11%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 74 (77.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (22.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 16 (16.84%) PaaS
4 15 (15.79%) IaaS
5 8 (8.42%) SaaS
6 4 (4.21%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (4.21%) Office 365
7 3 (3.16%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.11%) Amazon S3
8 2 (2.11%) Datadog
8 2 (2.11%) Serverless
8 2 (2.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (1.05%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (1.05%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.05%) CloudFront
9 1 (1.05%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (1.05%) OpenShift
9 1 (1.05%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.16%) Firewall
2 13 (13.68%) SAN
3 11 (11.58%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (11.58%) Wireless
4 10 (10.53%) NAS
5 9 (9.47%) Network Security
6 7 (7.37%) LAN
6 7 (7.37%) VPN
7 6 (6.32%) BGP
7 6 (6.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (6.32%) DNS
7 6 (6.32%) OSPF
7 6 (6.32%) Telepresence
7 6 (6.32%) Unified Communications
7 6 (6.32%) VoIP
7 6 (6.32%) WAN
8 5 (5.26%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (5.26%) IOS XR
8 5 (5.26%) VXLAN
8 5 (5.26%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (4.21%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (4.21%) MySQL
4 3 (3.16%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (3.16%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.11%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.11%) Big Data
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.05%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.05%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Jenkins
2 10 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.21%) Selenium
3 4 (4.21%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.21%) WebDriver
4 3 (3.16%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.16%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (3.16%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (2.11%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.11%) Maven
6 1 (1.05%) JIRA
6 1 (1.05%) Metasploit
6 1 (1.05%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.05%) Subversion
General
1 14 (14.74%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.05%) Banking
3 1 (1.05%) Local Government
3 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (28.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (18.95%) Cloud Engineer
3 15 (15.79%) Architect
4 14 (14.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (11.58%) Analyst
5 11 (11.58%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Consultant
7 7 (7.37%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Cisco Architect
8 6 (6.32%) Cisco Network Architect
8 6 (6.32%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Network Architect
8 6 (6.32%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (5.26%) Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Lead Software Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.21%) Automation Test Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) Junior
10 4 (4.21%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.37%) .NET
1 7 (7.37%) Web Services
2 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.26%) Node.js
3 3 (3.16%) .NET Core
4 2 (2.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.11%) Aurelia
4 2 (2.11%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (2.11%) LAMP
4 2 (2.11%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (2.11%) OAuth
4 2 (2.11%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (2.11%) Spring
4 2 (2.11%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.05%) CSS
5 1 (1.05%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.05%) HTML
5 1 (1.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) Data Centre
2 13 (13.68%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (11.58%) Public Cloud
4 8 (8.42%) Private Cloud
5 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.26%) Analytical Mindset
6 5 (5.26%) User Experience
7 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (4.21%) Tandem
8 3 (3.16%) Cloud Native
8 3 (3.16%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.05%) Blog
10 1 (1.05%) CMDB
10 1 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (1.05%) iPad
10 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
10 1 (1.05%) Replication
10 1 (1.05%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 42 (44.21%) Linux
2 21 (22.11%) Unix
3 15 (15.79%) Windows
4 14 (14.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (9.47%) CentOS
6 8 (8.42%) Solaris
7 7 (7.37%) AIX
8 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.05%) Debian
9 1 (1.05%) Kali Linux
9 1 (1.05%) Mesosphere
9 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (44.21%) DevOps
2 28 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (16.84%) Configuration Management
4 15 (15.79%) Coaching
5 14 (14.74%) Mentoring
5 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
6 13 (13.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 12 (12.63%) Microservices
8 11 (11.58%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (11.58%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (10.53%) Infrastructure as Code
10 8 (8.42%) Incident Management
10 8 (8.42%) Open Source
10 8 (8.42%) Technical Leadership
11 7 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (7.37%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (7.37%) Test Automation
12 6 (6.32%) ITIL
12 6 (6.32%) Presales
12 6 (6.32%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (32.63%) Python
2 20 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 17 (17.89%) Java
4 16 (16.84%) Ruby
5 14 (14.74%) JavaScript
6 12 (12.63%) C#
6 12 (12.63%) Perl
7 9 (9.47%) C
8 8 (8.42%) SQL
9 7 (7.37%) PowerShell
10 5 (5.26%) C++
11 2 (2.11%) Go
11 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.05%) PHP
12 1 (1.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (13.68%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (11.58%) CCNP
3 8 (8.42%) Degree
4 7 (7.37%) AWS Certification
5 6 (6.32%) MCSA
5 6 (6.32%) MCSE
5 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.11%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.05%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (1.05%) CCNA
8 1 (1.05%) CEH
8 1 (1.05%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.05%) CHFI
8 1 (1.05%) CISMP
8 1 (1.05%) ECIH
8 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.05%) OSCE
8 1 (1.05%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) GDPR
3 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 25 (26.32%) Docker
2 19 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (12.63%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.11%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 2 (2.11%) XenApp
5 2 (2.11%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (28.42%) Ansible
2 24 (25.26%) Kubernetes
3 19 (20.00%) Terraform
4 16 (16.84%) Puppet
5 14 (14.74%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (7.37%) SCCM
7 5 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (3.16%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (3.16%) Packer
9 2 (2.11%) Mesos
9 2 (2.11%) Nagios
10 1 (1.05%) CASB
10 1 (1.05%) Forum Sentry
10 1 (1.05%) Nessus
10 1 (1.05%) Nmap
10 1 (1.05%) OpenVAS
10 1 (1.05%) Prometheus
10 1 (1.05%) QRadar
10 1 (1.05%) Rancher
Vendors
1 28 (29.47%) Microsoft
2 21 (22.11%) Oracle
3 20 (21.05%) VMware
4 15 (15.79%) Cisco
5 14 (14.74%) Red Hat
6 9 (9.47%) Google
7 6 (6.32%) Palo Alto
8 5 (5.26%) IBM
8 5 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 5 (5.26%) Symantec
9 3 (3.16%) Splunk
10 2 (2.11%) Citrix
10 2 (2.11%) New Relic
11 1 (1.05%) AlienVault
11 1 (1.05%) BMC
11 1 (1.05%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.05%) LogRhythm
11 1 (1.05%) Meraki
11 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.05%) Xamarin