Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 63 124
Rank change year-on-year +45 +61 +70
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 235 125 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 9.34% 4.10% 2.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.66% 23.15% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 223 144 96
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,375 £45,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +13.64% +15.79%

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 Reading with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 578 540 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 22.97% 17.72% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 476 414 442
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Reading

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Reading.

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Reading

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Reading over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 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 Reading region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 167 (71.06%) Linux
2 111 (47.23%) Python
3 107 (45.53%) DevOps
4 96 (40.85%) Windows
5 75 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (31.49%) Microsoft Azure
7 70 (29.79%) Java
8 63 (26.81%) Perl
9 62 (26.38%) SaaS
10 61 (25.96%) Degree
11 59 (25.11%) Ansible
12 58 (24.68%) Bash Shell
13 57 (24.26%) Puppet
14 56 (23.83%) SQL
15 53 (22.55%) JavaScript
16 50 (21.28%) Opscode Chef
17 48 (20.43%) Unix
18 47 (20.00%) Red Hat
18 47 (20.00%) VMware
19 46 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
20 45 (19.15%) Internet
21 43 (18.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 42 (17.87%) Docker
23 41 (17.45%) HTML
24 39 (16.60%) Git (software)
25 37 (15.74%) AWS Certification
26 35 (14.89%) Oracle
27 34 (14.47%) Active Directory
27 34 (14.47%) Migration
28 33 (14.04%) CentOS

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 26 (11.06%) OpenStack
2 15 (6.38%) Cloud Foundry
3 12 (5.11%) Tomcat
4 11 (4.68%) JBoss
4 11 (4.68%) WebLogic
4 11 (4.68%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.98%) Apache Spark
6 6 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (2.13%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.70%) Apache
8 4 (1.70%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.28%) Confluence
9 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.28%) IIS
9 3 (1.28%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.85%) SAS
10 2 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 74 (31.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (26.38%) SaaS
3 18 (7.66%) IaaS
4 9 (3.83%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (3.40%) Amazon S3
5 8 (3.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (2.13%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (2.13%) GitHub
7 4 (1.70%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (1.70%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.70%) PaaS
8 3 (1.28%) Office 365
9 2 (0.85%) Route 53
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon Glacier
10 1 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 45 (19.15%) Internet
2 30 (12.77%) TCP/IP
3 18 (7.66%) VPN
4 17 (7.23%) HTTP
5 15 (6.38%) IPsec
5 15 (6.38%) SSL
6 13 (5.53%) LDAP
7 12 (5.11%) Firewall
8 10 (4.26%) DNS
9 8 (3.40%) DHCP
9 8 (3.40%) SAN
10 6 (2.55%) LAN
10 6 (2.55%) WAN
11 5 (2.13%) AMQP
11 5 (2.13%) VLAN
12 4 (1.70%) BGP
12 4 (1.70%) EIGRP
12 4 (1.70%) MPLS
12 4 (1.70%) OSPF
12 4 (1.70%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.49%) HBase
2 24 (10.21%) NoSQL
2 24 (10.21%) Relational Database
3 18 (7.66%) SQL Server
4 17 (7.23%) RDBMS
5 15 (6.38%) MongoDB
6 13 (5.53%) Big Data
7 12 (5.11%) Hadoop
8 11 (4.68%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (4.68%) MySQL
9 8 (3.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (2.13%) Redis
12 4 (1.70%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.70%) QlikView
12 4 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.70%) Sqoop
12 4 (1.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 39 (16.60%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 12 (5.11%) Selenium
4 8 (3.40%) Maven
4 8 (3.40%) Subversion
4 8 (3.40%) Vagrant
5 7 (2.98%) Artifactory
5 7 (2.98%) Bitbucket
5 7 (2.98%) JIRA
6 5 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (2.13%) JUnit
7 4 (1.70%) Ant
7 4 (1.70%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.70%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.70%) Gatling
7 4 (1.70%) IntelliJ
7 4 (1.70%) JMeter
7 4 (1.70%) LoadRunner
7 4 (1.70%) NetBeans
7 4 (1.70%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (6.81%) Finance
2 15 (6.38%) Banking
3 10 (4.26%) Retail
4 2 (0.85%) Marketing
4 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.43%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.43%) Games
5 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (26.81%) Developer
2 54 (22.98%) DevOps Engineer
3 43 (18.30%) Architect
4 36 (15.32%) AWS Engineer
5 34 (14.47%) Linux Engineer
6 32 (13.62%) AWS DevOps
7 31 (13.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 31 (13.19%) Java Developer
8 30 (12.77%) Cloud Engineer
8 30 (12.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 25 (10.64%) Senior Developer
10 24 (10.21%) Senior Java Developer
11 22 (9.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 19 (8.09%) AWS Architect
13 17 (7.23%) Solutions Architect
14 16 (6.81%) Systems Engineer
14 16 (6.81%) Technical Architect
15 14 (5.96%) Support Engineer
16 12 (5.11%) Junior
16 12 (5.11%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (17.45%) HTML
2 32 (13.62%) CSS
2 32 (13.62%) REST
3 26 (11.06%) JSON
4 25 (10.64%) Web Services
5 20 (8.51%) Node.js
6 17 (7.23%) Spring
7 12 (5.11%) .NET
8 11 (4.68%) jQuery
8 11 (4.68%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (4.26%) RESTful
10 9 (3.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (2.55%) Celery
11 6 (2.55%) Django
11 6 (2.55%) XML
12 5 (2.13%) SOAP
13 4 (1.70%) ASP.NET
13 4 (1.70%) J2SE
14 3 (1.28%) .NET Framework
14 3 (1.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.62%) Computer Science
2 30 (12.77%) Fintech
3 24 (10.21%) Data Centre
4 21 (8.94%) Public Cloud
5 19 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (6.81%) Private Cloud
7 12 (5.11%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.55%) Blog
8 6 (2.55%) iPad
8 6 (2.55%) User Experience
9 5 (2.13%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.13%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.70%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.70%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.28%) Clustering
11 3 (1.28%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.85%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.43%) Replication
13 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 167 (71.06%) Linux
2 96 (40.85%) Windows
3 48 (20.43%) Unix
4 43 (18.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (14.04%) CentOS
6 14 (5.96%) Ubuntu
7 6 (2.55%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.28%) Kali Linux
9 3 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (1.28%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.28%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.85%) AIX
10 2 (0.85%) Debian
10 2 (0.85%) HPUX
10 2 (0.85%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.85%) Solaris
11 1 (0.43%) Android
11 1 (0.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (45.53%) DevOps
2 75 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (14.47%) Migration
5 29 (12.34%) High Availability
6 25 (10.64%) Test Automation
7 22 (9.36%) Microservices
8 20 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (8.09%) Analytics
9 19 (8.09%) OO
10 18 (7.66%) Mentoring
11 17 (7.23%) Performance Analysis
11 17 (7.23%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (7.23%) TDD
12 16 (6.81%) API Integration
12 16 (6.81%) Capacity Planning
12 16 (6.81%) Demand Forecasting
12 16 (6.81%) Planning and Forecasting
13 15 (6.38%) Identity Management
13 15 (6.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 111 (47.23%) Python
2 70 (29.79%) Java
3 63 (26.81%) Perl
4 58 (24.68%) Bash Shell
5 56 (23.83%) SQL
6 53 (22.55%) JavaScript
7 33 (14.04%) PowerShell
8 27 (11.49%) C#
9 21 (8.94%) R
10 18 (7.66%) C++
11 9 (3.83%) Tcl
12 7 (2.98%) Scala
13 5 (2.13%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.70%) TypeScript
15 3 (1.28%) C
15 3 (1.28%) PHP
15 3 (1.28%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.85%) Go
17 1 (0.43%) Jython
17 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 61 (25.96%) Degree
2 37 (15.74%) AWS Certification
3 24 (10.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (5.11%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.70%) CCIE
5 4 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.70%) JNCIE
5 4 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.28%) ISEB
6 3 (1.28%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.85%) MCSE
7 2 (0.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.11%) QA
2 4 (1.70%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.85%) GDPR
4 2 (0.85%) PSD2
4 2 (0.85%) SLA
5 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 42 (17.87%) Docker
2 34 (14.47%) Active Directory
3 24 (10.21%) HDFS
4 18 (7.66%) Hyper-V
4 18 (7.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (5.53%) vSphere
6 4 (1.70%) Apache Flume
6 4 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.43%) KVM
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 59 (25.11%) Ansible
2 57 (24.26%) Puppet
3 50 (21.28%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (13.19%) Terraform
5 28 (11.91%) Kubernetes
6 11 (4.68%) Nagios
7 5 (2.13%) SCCM
8 4 (1.70%) Oozie
8 4 (1.70%) Salt
9 3 (1.28%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (1.28%) Nessus
9 3 (1.28%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.28%) Nmap
9 3 (1.28%) SCOM
10 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 47 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 47 (20.00%) VMware
2 35 (14.89%) Oracle
3 22 (9.36%) Microsoft
4 19 (8.09%) ServiceNow
5 15 (6.38%) Google
6 7 (2.98%) Citrix
6 7 (2.98%) Rackspace
7 6 (2.55%) Splunk
8 4 (1.70%) AppDynamics
8 4 (1.70%) Cisco
8 4 (1.70%) Cloudera
8 4 (1.70%) HP
8 4 (1.70%) New Relic
8 4 (1.70%) Tableau
8 4 (1.70%) Teradata
9 3 (1.28%) CA
9 3 (1.28%) Dell
9 3 (1.28%) EMC
9 3 (1.28%) Juniper