Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 31 29
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 +38
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 72 67 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 9.64% 7.65% 8.01%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.69% 31.02% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 54 67 96
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -16.67% +33.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,650 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £81,000 £78,750
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Somerset with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 251 216 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 33.60% 24.66% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 210 207 229
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,975 £27,075 £26,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £72,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +11.88%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Somerset

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Somerset

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Somerset over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Somerset

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 18 August 2019. 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
Bath -5 37 £48,750 -2.50% 5
Taunton +7 9 £42,557 -5.43% 1
Bridgwater - 8 £37,500 -
Yeovil - 7 £49,500 -
Street -2 3 £65,000 -21.21%
Amazon AWS
South West

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 32 (44.44%) Linux
2 28 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (33.33%) Puppet
4 22 (30.56%) Kubernetes
5 21 (29.17%) Docker
6 20 (27.78%) DevOps
7 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (25.00%) Python
7 18 (25.00%) Windows
8 17 (23.61%) Configuration Management
9 16 (22.22%) Ansible
9 16 (22.22%) Test Automation
10 15 (20.83%) Firewall
10 15 (20.83%) VPN
10 15 (20.83%) Terraform
11 14 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (19.44%) Ubuntu
12 13 (18.06%) Cisco
12 13 (18.06%) Apache
12 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
13 12 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
14 11 (15.28%) Web Services
14 11 (15.28%) Java
15 10 (13.89%) PHP
15 10 (13.89%) SQL
15 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
15 10 (13.89%) LAMP
15 10 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (13.89%) Retail
15 10 (13.89%) ZABBIX

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (18.06%) Apache
2 7 (9.72%) IIS
3 4 (5.56%) nginx
3 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.78%) Drupal
4 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.78%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (12.50%) SaaS
4 7 (9.72%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (9.72%) GitHub
4 7 (9.72%) Office 365
4 7 (9.72%) Serverless
4 7 (9.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (5.56%) PaaS
6 3 (4.17%) Quay.io
7 2 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.39%) Azure Functions
8 1 (1.39%) Heroku
8 1 (1.39%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.39%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.39%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.83%) Firewall
1 15 (20.83%) VPN
2 8 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX
2 8 (11.11%) LAN
2 8 (11.11%) Wireshark
3 7 (9.72%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (6.94%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.56%) Ethernet
6 3 (4.17%) DNS
6 3 (4.17%) VLAN
7 1 (1.39%) DHCP
7 1 (1.39%) MPLS
7 1 (1.39%) Network Security
7 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) MySQL
2 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.33%) Redis
4 5 (6.94%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (6.94%) Big Data
4 5 (6.94%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.56%) GIS
6 2 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.78%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.78%) Riak
7 1 (1.39%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.39%) Power BI
7 1 (1.39%) QlikView
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.94%) GitLab
3 3 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.78%) Selenium
4 2 (2.78%) Spinnaker
5 1 (1.39%) FishEye
5 1 (1.39%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.39%) JIRA
5 1 (1.39%) JUnit
5 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (13.89%) Retail
2 2 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (1.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Administrator
2 19 (26.39%) Linux Administrator
3 18 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (23.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (18.06%) Developer
6 9 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) Software Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) Technical Support
8 6 (8.33%) Architect
8 6 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.94%) Support Specialist
9 5 (6.94%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (6.94%) Technical Support Specialist
10 4 (5.56%) Java Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Junior Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.56%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.28%) Web Services
2 10 (13.89%) LAMP
3 7 (9.72%) REST
4 5 (6.94%) Django
4 5 (6.94%) GraphQL
5 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.17%) CSS
5 3 (4.17%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (4.17%) Spring
6 2 (2.78%) .NET
6 2 (2.78%) Flask
6 2 (2.78%) HTML
6 2 (2.78%) Node.js
6 2 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.78%) React
6 2 (2.78%) React Native
6 2 (2.78%) RequireJS
6 2 (2.78%) Sensu
6 2 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.78%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Driving Licence
1 5 (6.94%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.78%) Blog
4 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.78%) NHS
4 2 (2.78%) User Experience
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.39%) Photography
5 1 (1.39%) Tandem
5 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (44.44%) Linux
2 18 (25.00%) Windows
3 14 (19.44%) Ubuntu
4 9 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 8 (11.11%) CentOS
6 6 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.56%) Unix
8 3 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.39%) Android
9 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.39%) Debian
9 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.78%) DevOps
2 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (23.61%) Configuration Management
4 16 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 14 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 8 (11.11%) Open Source
7 8 (11.11%) Proactive Maintenance
8 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.94%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (6.94%) Server Management
10 4 (5.56%) Data Management
10 4 (5.56%) Data Protection
10 4 (5.56%) ITIL
10 4 (5.56%) Kanban
10 4 (5.56%) Release Management
10 4 (5.56%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 4 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.00%) Python
2 11 (15.28%) Java
3 10 (13.89%) PHP
3 10 (13.89%) SQL
4 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.72%) Bash Shell
5 7 (9.72%) Go
5 7 (9.72%) TypeScript
6 5 (6.94%) Ruby
6 5 (6.94%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.56%) Scala
8 2 (2.78%) Groovy
8 2 (2.78%) Rust
9 1 (1.39%) C#
9 1 (1.39%) ES6
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) RHCSA
3 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.78%) RHCE
4 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (29.17%) Docker
2 5 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.78%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 2 (2.78%) oVirt
3 2 (2.78%) RHEV
3 2 (2.78%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (33.33%) Puppet
2 22 (30.56%) Kubernetes
3 16 (22.22%) Ansible
4 15 (20.83%) Terraform
5 10 (13.89%) ZABBIX
6 8 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (8.33%) Prometheus
8 4 (5.56%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (5.56%) Grafana
9 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 13 (18.06%) Cisco
2 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.50%) Google
4 8 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 7 (9.72%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.94%) VMware
7 2 (2.78%) Genesys
7 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.78%) Verint
8 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.39%) Juniper
8 1 (1.39%) Percona
8 1 (1.39%) Tableau