Period
to 27 November 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 27 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North East
6 months to
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 16 21
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5 +17
Permanent jobs citing AWS 101 129 147
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 12.92% 11.30% 10.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.78% 33.33% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 113 93 144
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,700 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,000 £75,000
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 299 387 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 38.24% 33.89% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 266 272 305
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,250 £60,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +4 84 £50,000 +11.11% 39
Durham +4 13 £36,250 -27.50% 7
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 42 (41.58%) Azure
2 38 (37.62%) DevOps
3 33 (32.67%) Linux
4 32 (31.68%) Terraform
5 25 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (23.76%) Windows
7 21 (20.79%) Kubernetes
8 20 (19.80%) Microservices
8 20 (19.80%) Ansible
9 19 (18.81%) Docker
10 17 (16.83%) Python
10 17 (16.83%) Java
11 16 (15.84%) JavaScript
12 15 (14.85%) Node.js
12 15 (14.85%) Git (software)
12 15 (14.85%) GCP
12 15 (14.85%) Windows Server
13 14 (13.86%) Public Cloud
13 14 (13.86%) SaaS
14 13 (12.87%) VPN
14 13 (12.87%) ITIL
14 13 (12.87%) Firewall
14 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
15 12 (11.88%) Puppet
15 12 (11.88%) Microsoft
16 11 (10.89%) Jenkins
16 11 (10.89%) AWS CloudFormation
16 11 (10.89%) Greenfield Project
17 10 (9.90%) Infrastructure as Code
17 10 (9.90%) Project Delivery

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 3 (2.97%) nginx
1 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.98%) Apache
2 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.99%) CMS
3 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.99%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (0.99%) IIS
3 1 (0.99%) JBoss
3 1 (0.99%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 42 (41.58%) Azure
2 15 (14.85%) GCP
3 14 (13.86%) SaaS
4 11 (10.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (7.92%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (6.93%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (6.93%) Office 365
7 6 (5.94%) Amazon S3
8 5 (4.95%) PaaS
9 4 (3.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (2.97%) AWS IoT
10 3 (2.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (1.98%) npm
11 2 (1.98%) Serverless
12 1 (0.99%) Amazon EKS
12 1 (0.99%) Amazon SageMaker
12 1 (0.99%) AWS CodePipeline
12 1 (0.99%) Datadog
12 1 (0.99%) DigitalOcean
12 1 (0.99%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) Firewall
1 13 (12.87%) VPN
2 7 (6.93%) LAN
2 7 (6.93%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.93%) WAN
3 6 (5.94%) DNS
4 5 (4.95%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (3.96%) BGP
5 4 (3.96%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (3.96%) HSRP
5 4 (3.96%) Network Security
5 4 (3.96%) OSPF
5 4 (3.96%) VLAN
5 4 (3.96%) VoIP
6 3 (2.97%) DHCP
7 1 (0.99%) FTP
7 1 (0.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.90%) MongoDB
2 9 (8.91%) MySQL
2 9 (8.91%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.94%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.97%) Redis
5 2 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.98%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (1.98%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.99%) Amazon Athena
6 1 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.99%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.99%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.99%) Power BI
6 1 (0.99%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (14.85%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.89%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.96%) CircleCI
4 3 (2.97%) GitLab
4 3 (2.97%) GoCD
5 2 (1.98%) JIRA
6 1 (0.99%) Maven
6 1 (0.99%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.99%) Subversion
6 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.99%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (3.96%) Finance
1 4 (3.96%) Games
2 3 (2.97%) Automotive
2 3 (2.97%) Legal
2 3 (2.97%) Marketing
2 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.98%) Public Sector
4 1 (0.99%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (28.71%) AWS Engineer
2 19 (18.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (15.84%) Developer
4 14 (13.86%) Architect
4 14 (13.86%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (8.91%) Software Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (7.92%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) IT Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) AWS Architect
9 5 (4.95%) PHP Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.96%) Cisco Specialist
10 4 (3.96%) Network Specialist
10 4 (3.96%) Security Specialist
10 4 (3.96%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.85%) Node.js
2 10 (9.90%) HTML
3 7 (6.93%) .NET
4 6 (5.94%) HTML5
5 5 (4.95%) AngularJS
5 5 (4.95%) CSS
6 4 (3.96%) Spring
7 3 (2.97%) Flutter
7 3 (2.97%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (2.97%) React
7 3 (2.97%) REST
7 3 (2.97%) Spring Boot
7 3 (2.97%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 3 (2.97%) Yii
8 2 (1.98%) Apache Flex
8 2 (1.98%) CakePHP
8 2 (1.98%) JSON
8 2 (1.98%) Lambda Expressions
8 2 (1.98%) Laravel
8 2 (1.98%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Public Cloud
2 11 (10.89%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (6.93%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.97%) Augmented Reality
5 3 (2.97%) Blog
5 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.97%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.98%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.99%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.99%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (0.99%) PMI
7 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (32.67%) Linux
2 24 (23.76%) Windows
3 15 (14.85%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.94%) Ubuntu
5 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (2.97%) Android
6 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.97%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.97%) Unix
7 2 (1.98%) CentOS
8 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (37.62%) DevOps
2 25 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.80%) Microservices
4 13 (12.87%) ITIL
4 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
5 10 (9.90%) Infrastructure as Code
5 10 (9.90%) Mentoring
5 10 (9.90%) Project Delivery
6 9 (8.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (8.91%) Migration
6 9 (8.91%) TDD
7 8 (7.92%) Continuous Deployment
8 7 (6.93%) Capacity Management
8 7 (6.93%) Technical Leadership
9 6 (5.94%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (5.94%) Data Extraction
9 6 (5.94%) Data Protection
9 6 (5.94%) DevSecOps
9 6 (5.94%) Scrum
10 5 (4.95%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.83%) Java
1 17 (16.83%) Python
2 16 (15.84%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.90%) Bash Shell
3 10 (9.90%) PowerShell
4 9 (8.91%) C#
4 9 (8.91%) PHP
4 9 (8.91%) SQL
5 7 (6.93%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.95%) Kotlin
7 4 (3.96%) Jython
8 3 (2.97%) Apple Swift
8 3 (2.97%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.98%) C++
9 2 (1.98%) Go
9 2 (1.98%) R
9 2 (1.98%) Scala
9 2 (1.98%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.99%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.99%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (4.95%) AWS Certification
2 4 (3.96%) CCNA
2 4 (3.96%) CCNP
2 4 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.97%) Degree
3 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.98%) MCSE
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (18.81%) Docker
2 8 (7.92%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.96%) Firmware
4 3 (2.97%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (31.68%) Terraform
2 21 (20.79%) Kubernetes
3 20 (19.80%) Ansible
4 12 (11.88%) Puppet
5 5 (4.95%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.96%) Rundeck
7 2 (1.98%) Packer
8 1 (0.99%) Consul
8 1 (0.99%) Grafana
8 1 (0.99%) Graphite
8 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.99%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.99%) SCCM
8 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.99%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.99%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.95%) Cisco
3 4 (3.96%) AlienVault
3 4 (3.96%) CheckPoint
3 4 (3.96%) Fortinet
3 4 (3.96%) Meraki
3 4 (3.96%) SolarWinds
3 4 (3.96%) Splunk
3 4 (3.96%) Zscaler
4 3 (2.97%) NVIDIA
4 3 (2.97%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.97%) SonicWALL
4 3 (2.97%) VMware
5 1 (0.99%) Dynatrace
5 1 (0.99%) Google
5 1 (0.99%) IBM
5 1 (0.99%) Meridio
5 1 (0.99%) Novell
5 1 (0.99%) Sage
5 1 (0.99%) SAP