Period
to 20 September 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North East
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 45 87
Rank change year-on-year +26 +42 +16
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 170 61 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 11.42% 5.32% 2.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.49% 33.70% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 156 56 30
North East median annual salary £45,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.13% -3.13% -
10th Percentile £29,625 £22,500 £29,300
90th Percentile £68,125 £55,000 £67,500
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 358 181 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 24.04% 15.78% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 307 162 148
North East median annual salary £43,653 £35,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.84% +0.71% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £26,638
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £51,475
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +5.77% +2.97% +6.32%

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 September 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 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
Tyne and Wear +21 145 £45,000 +28.57% 36
Durham +6 8 £38,750 -22.50% 3
Northumberland - 1 - - 1
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 110 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 101 (59.41%) DevOps
3 87 (51.18%) Linux
4 70 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (40.59%) JavaScript
6 56 (32.94%) Puppet
7 54 (31.76%) HTML
8 50 (29.41%) C#
9 49 (28.82%) Java
9 49 (28.82%) SQL
9 49 (28.82%) MongoDB
10 47 (27.65%) Microsoft
11 45 (26.47%) Python
12 44 (25.88%) Opscode Chef
13 42 (24.71%) Bash Shell
13 42 (24.71%) .NET
13 42 (24.71%) Configuration Management
14 41 (24.12%) Software Engineering
15 40 (23.53%) HTML5
16 38 (22.35%) Windows
17 37 (21.76%) Ansible
18 36 (21.18%) Node.js
19 35 (20.59%) NoSQL
19 35 (20.59%) MVC
20 34 (20.00%) Docker
21 33 (19.41%) Jenkins
22 31 (18.24%) AngularJS
23 30 (17.65%) SaaS
24 28 (16.47%) CSS
24 28 (16.47%) React

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 13 (7.65%) Apache Solr
1 13 (7.65%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (4.71%) nginx
3 6 (3.53%) CMS
3 6 (3.53%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.18%) Apache
5 2 (1.18%) Confluence
5 2 (1.18%) IIS
5 2 (1.18%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.18%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.18%) Wowza Streaming Engine
6 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 110 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (17.65%) SaaS
3 16 (9.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 15 (8.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (4.71%) Datadog
6 6 (3.53%) PaaS
7 5 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (2.94%) Amazon S3
7 5 (2.94%) Serverless
8 4 (2.35%) Office 365
9 3 (1.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (1.76%) IaaS
10 1 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.59%) DigitalOcean
10 1 (0.59%) GitHub
10 1 (0.59%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.59%) Route 53
10 1 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.71%) DNS
1 25 (14.71%) SSL
2 13 (7.65%) Internet
3 7 (4.12%) DHCP
4 3 (1.76%) Network Security
4 3 (1.76%) SAN
4 3 (1.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.18%) Firewall
5 2 (1.18%) NAS
5 2 (1.18%) SMS
5 2 (1.18%) SMTP
5 2 (1.18%) VSAN
5 2 (1.18%) Wireless
6 1 (0.59%) HTTP
6 1 (0.59%) LAN
6 1 (0.59%) VLAN
6 1 (0.59%) VoIP
6 1 (0.59%) VPN
6 1 (0.59%) WAN
6 1 (0.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (28.82%) MongoDB
2 35 (20.59%) NoSQL
3 25 (14.71%) SQL Server
4 22 (12.94%) MySQL
5 17 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 13 (7.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (7.06%) Amazon Redshift
8 9 (5.29%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (3.53%) Redis
9 6 (3.53%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.76%) Big Data
12 3 (1.76%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.18%) MariaDB
13 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (1.18%) RavenDB
13 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (19.41%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.41%) Git (software)
3 15 (8.82%) TeamCity
4 10 (5.88%) JIRA
5 8 (4.71%) Bitbucket
6 6 (3.53%) Maven
6 6 (3.53%) Selenium
7 4 (2.35%) GitLab
7 4 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.76%) Ant
8 3 (1.76%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.76%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.76%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.76%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.18%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.18%) Gatling
9 2 (1.18%) NeoLoad
10 1 (0.59%) git-flow
10 1 (0.59%) Mocha
10 1 (0.59%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (11.76%) Advertising
2 19 (11.18%) Games
3 10 (5.88%) Automotive
4 4 (2.35%) Finance
5 3 (1.76%) Marketing
6 2 (1.18%) Retail
7 1 (0.59%) Electronics
7 1 (0.59%) Law
7 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (42.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (15.29%) Developer
3 20 (11.76%) Senior DevOps
3 20 (11.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 19 (11.18%) Software Engineer
5 16 (9.41%) AWS DevOps
5 16 (9.41%) AWS Engineer
6 14 (8.24%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 13 (7.65%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (7.06%) .NET Developer
9 11 (6.47%) Junior
9 11 (6.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 11 (6.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 11 (6.47%) Software Developer
10 10 (5.88%) Architect
10 10 (5.88%) Technical Leader
11 9 (5.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 8 (4.71%) C# Developer
12 8 (4.71%) Cloud Architect
12 8 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (31.76%) HTML
2 42 (24.71%) .NET
3 40 (23.53%) HTML5
4 36 (21.18%) Node.js
5 31 (18.24%) AngularJS
6 28 (16.47%) CSS
6 28 (16.47%) React
7 26 (15.29%) ASP.NET
8 25 (14.71%) Web Services
9 24 (14.12%) .NET Core
10 23 (13.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (10.00%) CherryPy
12 15 (8.82%) Angular 2
12 15 (8.82%) jQuery
13 11 (6.47%) Ajax
14 10 (5.88%) .NET Framework
15 9 (5.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
16 6 (3.53%) Entity Framework
16 6 (3.53%) Vue.js
17 5 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.47%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.88%) Private Cloud
3 6 (3.53%) Public Cloud
4 5 (2.94%) Online Games
5 4 (2.35%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.76%) Fintech
6 3 (1.76%) NHS
6 3 (1.76%) User Experience
7 2 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.18%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.18%) Media Streaming
7 2 (1.18%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.18%) PKI
8 1 (0.59%) Clustering
8 1 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.59%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 87 (51.18%) Linux
2 38 (22.35%) Windows
3 21 (12.35%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.88%) Ubuntu
5 9 (5.29%) Debian
5 9 (5.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.12%) Unix
7 5 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.35%) CentOS
9 3 (1.76%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.18%) VMS
10 2 (1.18%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.59%) Android
11 1 (0.59%) Fedora
11 1 (0.59%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (59.41%) DevOps
2 70 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (24.71%) Configuration Management
4 41 (24.12%) Software Engineering
5 35 (20.59%) MVC
6 19 (11.18%) TDD
7 18 (10.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (10.59%) Mentoring
8 17 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
8 17 (10.00%) SDLC
9 16 (9.41%) Scrum
10 14 (8.24%) Test Automation
11 13 (7.65%) Benchmarking
11 13 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (7.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 13 (7.65%) Load Testing
12 12 (7.06%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (7.06%) Web Development
13 11 (6.47%) Collaborative Working
13 11 (6.47%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 69 (40.59%) JavaScript
2 50 (29.41%) C#
3 49 (28.82%) Java
3 49 (28.82%) SQL
4 45 (26.47%) Python
5 42 (24.71%) Bash Shell
6 23 (13.53%) PHP
7 21 (12.35%) PowerShell
8 17 (10.00%) Ruby
9 16 (9.41%) C++
9 16 (9.41%) Shell Script
10 13 (7.65%) Perl
11 10 (5.88%) C
12 3 (1.76%) Jython
12 3 (1.76%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.76%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.59%) ES6
13 1 (0.59%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 13 (7.65%) AWS Certification
2 10 (5.88%) Degree
3 4 (2.35%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.71%) GCP
2 7 (4.12%) QA
3 3 (1.76%) GDPR
3 3 (1.76%) SLA
4 1 (0.59%) ISO 31000
4 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (20.00%) Docker
2 15 (8.82%) Active Directory
3 13 (7.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 13 (7.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.18%) VMware NSX
5 2 (1.18%) vSphere
5 2 (1.18%) XenServer
6 1 (0.59%) KVM
6 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.59%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.59%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.59%) Xen
6 1 (0.59%) XenApp
6 1 (0.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 56 (32.94%) Puppet
2 44 (25.88%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (21.76%) Ansible
4 24 (14.12%) Terraform
5 23 (13.53%) Kubernetes
6 14 (8.24%) Packer
7 13 (7.65%) Cobbler
8 10 (5.88%) HAProxy
8 10 (5.88%) Nagios
9 5 (2.94%) ZABBIX
10 4 (2.35%) SCCM
11 3 (1.76%) Consul
11 3 (1.76%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (1.18%) Grafana
12 2 (1.18%) Kibana
12 2 (1.18%) logstash
12 2 (1.18%) Rancher
12 2 (1.18%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (1.18%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (27.65%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.00%) VMware
2 17 (10.00%) Xamarin
3 12 (7.06%) Google
4 10 (5.88%) Cisco
4 10 (5.88%) Splunk
5 9 (5.29%) New Relic
5 9 (5.29%) Red Hat
6 8 (4.71%) Capita
7 5 (2.94%) Citrix
7 5 (2.94%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.76%) Dell
8 3 (1.76%) Dynatrace
8 3 (1.76%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.76%) RedGate
8 3 (1.76%) Symantec
9 2 (1.18%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.18%) EMC
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle
9 2 (1.18%) Sophos