Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North East
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 63 90
Rank change year-on-year +27 +27 +15
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 93 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.93% 3.07% 1.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.40% 28.87% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 87 36 26
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £22,500 £39,875
90th Percentile £80,000 £55,750 £63,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +5.77%

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 287 142 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.30% 10.63% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 247 110 102
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £30,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,125 £67,298
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 January 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 19 January 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 +15 73 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Durham +1 15 £50,000 +44.04% 3
Teesside - 3 £46,500 -
Northumberland -6 1 £32,000 -
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 71 (76.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (47.31%) Linux
3 42 (45.16%) DevOps
4 40 (43.01%) SQL
5 36 (38.71%) Windows
6 34 (36.56%) Microsoft
7 29 (31.18%) NoSQL
8 27 (29.03%) Web Services
8 27 (29.03%) Windows Server
9 25 (26.88%) JavaScript
10 23 (24.73%) HTML
11 19 (20.43%) Terraform
11 19 (20.43%) Java
11 19 (20.43%) CSS
11 19 (20.43%) ITIL
11 19 (20.43%) Configuration Management
11 19 (20.43%) HTML5
12 18 (19.35%) VMware
13 17 (18.28%) Automotive
13 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (17.20%) Node.js
14 16 (17.20%) nginx
14 16 (17.20%) Google
14 16 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (17.20%) SSL
14 16 (17.20%) Ansible
15 15 (16.13%) MongoDB
16 14 (15.05%) Puppet
16 14 (15.05%) CherryPy
16 14 (15.05%) .NET

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 16 (17.20%) nginx
2 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (4.30%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.23%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.15%) Apache
5 1 (1.08%) CMS
5 1 (1.08%) MTS
5 1 (1.08%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 71 (76.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (13.98%) IaaS
2 13 (13.98%) Office 365
2 13 (13.98%) PaaS
3 10 (10.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (9.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (7.53%) Amazon S3
5 7 (7.53%) SaaS
6 5 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (4.30%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (2.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (2.15%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (2.15%) G Suite
8 2 (2.15%) Serverless
9 1 (1.08%) Boomi
9 1 (1.08%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.20%) SSL
2 9 (9.68%) DNS
2 9 (9.68%) Firewall
3 8 (8.60%) DHCP
4 7 (7.53%) LAN
4 7 (7.53%) VoIP
4 7 (7.53%) WAN
5 6 (6.45%) SAN
5 6 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.45%) VLAN
6 5 (5.38%) NAS
7 4 (4.30%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.30%) DMZ
7 4 (4.30%) SMTP
7 4 (4.30%) VPN
7 4 (4.30%) WLAN
8 2 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.08%) HTTP
9 1 (1.08%) Internet
9 1 (1.08%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (31.18%) NoSQL
2 15 (16.13%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (5.38%) MySQL
5 3 (3.23%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.53%) Artifactory
2 7 (7.53%) GitLab
2 7 (7.53%) Maven
3 5 (5.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.30%) Hudson
5 3 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.23%) JIRA
6 2 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.15%) Subversion
6 2 (2.15%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.08%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.08%) Mocha
7 1 (1.08%) MSTest
7 1 (1.08%) NUnit
7 1 (1.08%) Selenium
7 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.08%) webpack
General
1 17 (18.28%) Automotive
2 11 (11.83%) Finance
3 10 (10.75%) Electronics
3 10 (10.75%) Manufacturing
3 10 (10.75%) Marketing
3 10 (10.75%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.23%) Advertising
4 3 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (23.66%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (17.20%) Cloud Engineer
3 11 (11.83%) Project Engineer
4 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) Consultant
5 9 (9.68%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (8.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 8 (8.60%) Team Leader
7 7 (7.53%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Build Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Technical Director
7 7 (7.53%) WebOps Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (5.38%) Azure Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Head of Engineering
9 5 (5.38%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.03%) Web Services
2 23 (24.73%) HTML
3 19 (20.43%) CSS
3 19 (20.43%) HTML5
4 16 (17.20%) Node.js
5 14 (15.05%) .NET
5 14 (15.05%) CherryPy
6 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET
6 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (4.30%) WAP
8 3 (3.23%) AngularJS
8 3 (3.23%) RESTful
9 2 (2.15%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (2.15%) Entity Framework
9 2 (2.15%) LAMP
9 2 (2.15%) React
9 2 (2.15%) Spring
10 1 (1.08%) NHibernate
10 1 (1.08%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) Public Cloud
2 6 (6.45%) Clustering
3 4 (4.30%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.30%) Replication
4 3 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.15%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (47.31%) Linux
2 36 (38.71%) Windows
3 27 (29.03%) Windows Server
4 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (9.68%) Android
5 9 (9.68%) Apple iOS
6 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.30%) CentOS
7 4 (4.30%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (45.16%) DevOps
2 19 (20.43%) Configuration Management
2 19 (20.43%) ITIL
3 14 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.90%) MVC
5 11 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (10.75%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (10.75%) Programme Management
6 10 (10.75%) Project Planning
7 9 (9.68%) Scrum
7 9 (9.68%) Strategic Thinking
8 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (8.60%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.60%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.53%) Coaching
9 7 (7.53%) Programme Delivery
9 7 (7.53%) Web Operations
10 6 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2
11 5 (5.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.01%) SQL
2 25 (26.88%) JavaScript
3 19 (20.43%) Java
4 13 (13.98%) Python
5 12 (12.90%) C#
6 11 (11.83%) PowerShell
7 10 (10.75%) Ruby
8 9 (9.68%) PHP
9 4 (4.30%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.23%) Perl
11 1 (1.08%) C
11 1 (1.08%) C++
11 1 (1.08%) Go
11 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.53%) Degree
3 4 (4.30%) AWS Certification
4 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.08%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) QA
2 7 (7.53%) GCP
3 5 (5.38%) SLA
4 2 (2.15%) GDPR
4 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (15.05%) Docker
3 11 (11.83%) XenApp
4 10 (10.75%) Hyper-V
5 9 (9.68%) Active Directory
6 7 (7.53%) vSphere
7 4 (4.30%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (20.43%) Terraform
2 16 (17.20%) Ansible
3 14 (15.05%) HAProxy
3 14 (15.05%) Puppet
4 13 (13.98%) Kubernetes
5 12 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (12.90%) Packer
6 11 (11.83%) Nagios
7 4 (4.30%) Backup Exec
7 4 (4.30%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (4.30%) WSUS
8 3 (3.23%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.08%) Salt
Vendors
1 34 (36.56%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.35%) VMware
3 16 (17.20%) Google
4 12 (12.90%) Citrix
5 11 (11.83%) Cisco
6 10 (10.75%) SAP
6 10 (10.75%) Sitecore
6 10 (10.75%) Xamarin
7 7 (7.53%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.30%) arcserve
8 4 (4.30%) CA
8 4 (4.30%) Sophos
8 4 (4.30%) Symantec
8 4 (4.30%) Veeam
8 4 (4.30%) Veritas
9 3 (3.23%) Meraki
9 3 (3.23%) Rackspace
10 2 (2.15%) Mitel
11 1 (1.08%) Capita
11 1 (1.08%) New Relic