Period
to 24 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 24 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North East
6 months to
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 16 20
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 +29
Permanent jobs citing AWS 82 133 165
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 12.41% 11.21% 11.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.54% 33.25% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81 102 163
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,600 £29,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,600 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%

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 252 400 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 38.12% 33.73% 26.11%
Number of salaries quoted 216 249 331
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,400 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,500 £61,050 £64,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +8.91%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in the North East

AWS
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in the North East.

Salary trend for AWS in the North East

AWS
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in the North East over the 6 months to 24 September 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS in the North East

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 AWS within the North East region over the 6 months to 24 September 2020. 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 +6 80 £45,000 - 20
Durham -4 1 £50,000 +26.58% 8
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2020, IT jobs citing 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 AWS.

1 45 (54.88%) Azure
2 30 (36.59%) DevOps
3 23 (28.05%) Terraform
4 21 (25.61%) Linux
5 20 (24.39%) Git (software)
5 20 (24.39%) Node.js
6 19 (23.17%) JavaScript
6 19 (23.17%) Microsoft
7 17 (20.73%) Docker
7 17 (20.73%) Python
8 16 (19.51%) Windows
8 16 (19.51%) SaaS
8 16 (19.51%) MongoDB
8 16 (19.51%) Kubernetes
9 15 (18.29%) HTML
9 15 (18.29%) Software Engineering
10 13 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (15.85%) PHP
10 13 (15.85%) ITIL
11 12 (14.63%) MySQL
11 12 (14.63%) Ansible
11 12 (14.63%) Windows Server
11 12 (14.63%) NoSQL
12 11 (13.41%) HTML5
12 11 (13.41%) Microservices
12 11 (13.41%) GCP
12 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
12 11 (13.41%) C#
12 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
13 10 (12.20%) Public Cloud

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 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.22%) Apache
2 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 45 (54.88%) Azure
2 16 (19.51%) SaaS
3 11 (13.41%) GCP
4 8 (9.76%) PaaS
5 7 (8.54%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (3.66%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (2.44%) AWS CodePipeline
8 2 (2.44%) Datadog
8 2 (2.44%) npm
8 2 (2.44%) Office 365
8 2 (2.44%) Serverless
9 1 (1.22%) Amazon EKS
9 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.22%) AWS IoT
9 1 (1.22%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) Firewall
2 5 (6.10%) DNS
3 4 (4.88%) BGP
3 4 (4.88%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (4.88%) HSRP
3 4 (4.88%) Network Security
3 4 (4.88%) OSPF
3 4 (4.88%) VLAN
3 4 (4.88%) VoIP
3 4 (4.88%) VPN
3 4 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (3.66%) DHCP
4 3 (3.66%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.44%) SSL
6 1 (1.22%) LAN
6 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.51%) MongoDB
2 12 (14.63%) MySQL
2 12 (14.63%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (3.66%) Redis
5 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.44%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (24.39%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.98%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.88%) CircleCI
3 4 (4.88%) GitLab
4 3 (3.66%) GoCD
5 2 (2.44%) Subversion
5 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 7 (8.54%) Automotive
2 5 (6.10%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Games
3 3 (3.66%) Legal
4 1 (1.22%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) AWS Engineer
2 17 (20.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (18.29%) Developer
4 12 (14.63%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) PHP Developer
6 8 (9.76%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (9.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Architect
8 5 (6.10%) Server Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Associate Director
9 4 (4.88%) Check Point Specialist
9 4 (4.88%) Cisco Security Specialist
9 4 (4.88%) Cisco Specialist
9 4 (4.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Network Security Specialist
9 4 (4.88%) Network Specialist
9 4 (4.88%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.39%) Node.js
2 15 (18.29%) HTML
3 11 (13.41%) HTML5
4 7 (8.54%) CSS
4 7 (8.54%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 5 (6.10%) Laravel
5 5 (6.10%) Yii
6 4 (4.88%) .NET
6 4 (4.88%) CakePHP
6 4 (4.88%) jQuery
6 4 (4.88%) JSON
6 4 (4.88%) RESTful
6 4 (4.88%) Web Services
7 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.66%) Middleware
8 2 (2.44%) CherryPy
8 2 (2.44%) DirectX
8 2 (2.44%) JPA
8 2 (2.44%) OpenGL
8 2 (2.44%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Public Cloud
2 4 (4.88%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.66%) Blog
3 3 (3.66%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.22%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.22%) Kindle
5 1 (1.22%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.61%) Linux
2 16 (19.51%) Windows
3 12 (14.63%) Windows Server
4 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.66%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.44%) CentOS
8 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.59%) DevOps
2 15 (18.29%) Software Engineering
3 13 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.85%) ITIL
4 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
4 11 (13.41%) Microservices
5 10 (12.20%) Project Delivery
6 9 (10.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (10.98%) MVC
6 9 (10.98%) Web Development
7 8 (9.76%) High Availability
7 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure as Code
8 7 (8.54%) Capacity Management
8 7 (8.54%) CRM
8 7 (8.54%) Migration
8 7 (8.54%) OO
9 6 (7.32%) DevSecOps
9 6 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (7.32%) Scrum
10 5 (6.10%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.17%) JavaScript
2 17 (20.73%) Python
3 13 (15.85%) PHP
4 11 (13.41%) C#
5 8 (9.76%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.32%) Java
7 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.10%) SQL
8 4 (4.88%) C++
9 2 (2.44%) HLSL
10 1 (1.22%) R
10 1 (1.22%) Scala
10 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) CCNA
1 7 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.88%) CCNP
4 3 (3.66%) AWS Certification
4 3 (3.66%) CCA
4 3 (3.66%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (3.66%) MCSA
4 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.44%) Degree
5 2 (2.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (20.73%) Docker
2 11 (13.41%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.88%) Firmware
5 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.22%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.22%) XenApp
6 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (28.05%) Terraform
2 16 (19.51%) Kubernetes
3 12 (14.63%) Ansible
4 7 (8.54%) Puppet
5 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.66%) Rundeck
6 2 (2.44%) Grafana
6 2 (2.44%) Packer
7 1 (1.22%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (23.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.54%) NVIDIA
3 5 (6.10%) VMware
4 4 (4.88%) AlienVault
4 4 (4.88%) CheckPoint
4 4 (4.88%) Cisco
4 4 (4.88%) Citrix
4 4 (4.88%) Fortinet
4 4 (4.88%) Meraki
4 4 (4.88%) SolarWinds
4 4 (4.88%) Splunk
4 4 (4.88%) Zscaler
5 2 (2.44%) Dynatrace
5 2 (2.44%) Google
5 2 (2.44%) Red Hat