Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 76 156
Rank change year-on-year +34 +80 +69
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1811 1250 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.96% 3.55% 2.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.51% 27.02% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1515 1085 743
South East median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% +10.53%
10th Percentile £33,000 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 5571 4626 4132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.33% 13.15% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4634 3907 3350
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +5.26%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in the South East

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in the South East

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in the South East

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley +38 871 £60,000 +9.09% 53
Berkshire +35 413 £55,000 -4.35% 19
Hampshire +69 373 £52,500 +16.67% 13
Oxfordshire +19 369 £61,500 +12.84% 25
Surrey +3 289 £55,000 +10.00% 25
West Sussex +66 129 £48,500 -7.62% 7
East Sussex +7 96 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Buckinghamshire +33 95 £55,000 - 9
Kent +9 21 £50,000 -
Middlesex +23 17 - -
Sussex - 1 £50,000 - 1
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 739 (40.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 704 (38.87%) Linux
3 663 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
4 641 (35.39%) Java
5 618 (34.12%) Python
6 553 (30.54%) DevOps
7 460 (25.40%) JavaScript
8 407 (22.47%) Windows
9 396 (21.87%) Docker
10 393 (21.70%) SQL
11 364 (20.10%) Web Services
12 356 (19.66%) Continuous Integration
13 343 (18.94%) Microsoft
14 311 (17.17%) Puppet
15 290 (16.01%) Opscode Chef
16 286 (15.79%) Software Engineering
17 277 (15.30%) Degree
18 276 (15.24%) C#
19 260 (14.36%) TDD
20 254 (14.03%) Git (software)
21 251 (13.86%) MySQL
22 247 (13.64%) Jenkins
23 244 (13.47%) Bash Shell
24 243 (13.42%) VMware
25 238 (13.14%) Scrum
26 235 (12.98%) HTML
26 235 (12.98%) Ruby
27 234 (12.92%) AngularJS
28 231 (12.76%) NoSQL
29 226 (12.48%) .NET

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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
1 134 (7.40%) Elasticsearch
2 79 (4.36%) Apache Spark
3 70 (3.87%) OpenStack
4 59 (3.26%) Apache
5 41 (2.26%) Cloud Foundry
6 35 (1.93%) Skype for Business
7 33 (1.82%) Tomcat
8 31 (1.71%) SharePoint
9 28 (1.55%) nginx
9 28 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 27 (1.49%) Confluence
11 25 (1.38%) CMS
12 23 (1.27%) IIS
13 17 (0.94%) MS Exchange
13 17 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
14 16 (0.88%) WebLogic
15 15 (0.83%) Apache Solr
15 15 (0.83%) JBoss
16 13 (0.72%) Umbraco
17 12 (0.66%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.055%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.055%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.22%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.11%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.055%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.055%) Magento
5 1 (0.055%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.055%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.055%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 739 (40.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 215 (11.87%) SaaS
3 131 (7.23%) Amazon EC2
4 110 (6.07%) IaaS
5 88 (4.86%) Google Cloud Platform
6 81 (4.47%) Office 365
7 80 (4.42%) PaaS
8 77 (4.25%) Amazon S3
9 65 (3.59%) AWS CloudFormation
10 64 (3.53%) GitHub
11 61 (3.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 56 (3.09%) Amazon SQS
13 51 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
14 37 (2.04%) Amazon ELB
15 22 (1.21%) Route 53
16 21 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 20 (1.10%) OpenShift
18 15 (0.83%) Serverless
19 11 (0.61%) Heroku
20 10 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 158 (8.72%) Firewall
2 146 (8.06%) DNS
3 114 (6.29%) VPN
4 101 (5.58%) WAN
5 96 (5.30%) TCP/IP
6 84 (4.64%) Internet
7 74 (4.09%) DHCP
8 60 (3.31%) LAN
9 58 (3.20%) Network Security
10 54 (2.98%) SAN
11 45 (2.48%) HTTP
11 45 (2.48%) SSL
12 44 (2.43%) IPsec
13 41 (2.26%) VoIP
14 37 (2.04%) BGP
15 36 (1.99%) AMQP
15 36 (1.99%) VLAN
16 35 (1.93%) LDAP
16 35 (1.93%) Skype
17 34 (1.88%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (13.86%) MySQL
2 231 (12.76%) NoSQL
3 224 (12.37%) SQL Server
4 140 (7.73%) Big Data
5 114 (6.29%) Relational Database
6 113 (6.24%) MongoDB
7 102 (5.63%) Amazon RDS
8 94 (5.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 79 (4.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 78 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
11 75 (4.14%) Redis
12 56 (3.09%) RDBMS
13 47 (2.60%) Hadoop
13 47 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 41 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 40 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
15 40 (2.21%) Oracle Database
16 36 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 26 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
18 24 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 254 (14.03%) Git (software)
2 247 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 124 (6.85%) JIRA
4 97 (5.36%) JUnit
5 91 (5.02%) Maven
6 89 (4.91%) Selenium
7 70 (3.87%) Subversion
8 58 (3.20%) Cucumber
9 48 (2.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 41 (2.26%) TeamCity
11 32 (1.77%) Vagrant
12 27 (1.49%) JMeter
12 27 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
13 25 (1.38%) Ant
13 25 (1.38%) Gradle
14 22 (1.21%) Visual Studio
15 21 (1.16%) Eclipse
16 20 (1.10%) GitLab
17 19 (1.05%) Bitbucket
17 19 (1.05%) gulp
General
1 208 (11.49%) Finance
2 107 (5.91%) Telecoms
3 87 (4.80%) Marketing
4 81 (4.47%) Electronics
5 66 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 55 (3.04%) Retail
7 43 (2.37%) Banking
8 37 (2.04%) Games
9 29 (1.60%) Publishing
10 17 (0.94%) Legal
11 16 (0.88%) Advertising
12 8 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.39%) Law
14 6 (0.33%) Music Industry
15 5 (0.28%) Swedish Language
16 4 (0.22%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.22%) Billing
16 4 (0.22%) Italian Language
17 3 (0.17%) Automotive
17 3 (0.17%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 482 (26.62%) Developer
2 304 (16.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 209 (11.54%) Architect
4 182 (10.05%) AWS Engineer
5 163 (9.00%) Java Developer
6 160 (8.83%) Cloud Engineer
7 156 (8.61%) Senior Developer
8 126 (6.96%) Linux Engineer
9 125 (6.90%) AWS DevOps
10 119 (6.57%) Software Engineer
11 110 (6.07%) .NET Developer
12 104 (5.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 101 (5.58%) Senior Java Developer
14 97 (5.36%) Administrator
15 89 (4.91%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 84 (4.64%) Systems Engineer
17 78 (4.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 74 (4.09%) Support Engineer
19 73 (4.03%) C# Developer
20 72 (3.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (20.10%) Web Services
2 235 (12.98%) HTML
3 234 (12.92%) AngularJS
4 226 (12.48%) .NET
5 192 (10.60%) CSS
6 155 (8.56%) REST
7 150 (8.28%) Node.js
8 147 (8.12%) RESTful
8 147 (8.12%) Spring
9 113 (6.24%) ASP.NET
9 113 (6.24%) JSON
10 100 (5.52%) React
11 93 (5.14%) RabbitMQ
12 89 (4.91%) ASP.NET Web API
13 87 (4.80%) .NET Framework
14 80 (4.42%) SOAP
15 78 (4.31%) Entity Framework
16 76 (4.20%) jQuery
17 75 (4.14%) Middleware
17 75 (4.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 213 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 108 (5.96%) Data Centre
3 99 (5.47%) Public Cloud
4 90 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
5 68 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
6 63 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
6 63 (3.48%) User Experience
7 60 (3.31%) Fintech
8 53 (2.93%) Private Cloud
9 44 (2.43%) Clustering
10 41 (2.26%) Algorithms
11 38 (2.10%) Mobile App
12 36 (1.99%) PKI
13 35 (1.93%) Management Information System
14 32 (1.77%) Hybrid Cloud
15 23 (1.27%) CUDA
16 20 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
17 17 (0.94%) Virtual Team
18 16 (0.88%) Replication
19 15 (0.83%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 704 (38.87%) Linux
2 407 (22.47%) Windows
3 147 (8.12%) Unix
4 137 (7.56%) Windows Server
5 97 (5.36%) CentOS
6 86 (4.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 85 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 57 (3.15%) Ubuntu
9 31 (1.71%) Windows 10
10 30 (1.66%) Apple iOS
11 27 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
12 23 (1.27%) Android
13 21 (1.16%) Debian
14 16 (0.88%) Windows 7
15 12 (0.66%) Mac OS X
15 12 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
16 11 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
16 11 (0.61%) Solaris
17 9 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
18 7 (0.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 663 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
2 553 (30.54%) DevOps
3 356 (19.66%) Continuous Integration
4 286 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 260 (14.36%) TDD
6 238 (13.14%) Scrum
7 212 (11.71%) Microservices
8 166 (9.17%) Configuration Management
9 160 (8.83%) Mentoring
10 157 (8.67%) Test Automation
11 141 (7.79%) MVC
12 138 (7.62%) ITIL
13 131 (7.23%) Open Source
14 124 (6.85%) BDD
14 124 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
15 121 (6.68%) Migration
16 114 (6.29%) Continuous Delivery
17 101 (5.58%) Web Development
18 94 (5.19%) Analytics
18 94 (5.19%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 641 (35.39%) Java
2 618 (34.12%) Python
3 460 (25.40%) JavaScript
4 393 (21.70%) SQL
5 276 (15.24%) C#
6 244 (13.47%) Bash Shell
7 235 (12.98%) Ruby
8 198 (10.93%) C++
9 177 (9.77%) PowerShell
10 173 (9.55%) Perl
11 111 (6.13%) PHP
12 104 (5.74%) Go
13 75 (4.14%) C
14 50 (2.76%) Shell Script
15 43 (2.37%) R
16 41 (2.26%) T-SQL
17 36 (1.99%) Scala
18 31 (1.71%) F#
19 23 (1.27%) Groovy
20 17 (0.94%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 277 (15.30%) Degree
2 89 (4.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 63 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (2.98%) PhD
5 38 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 36 (1.99%) AWS Certification
7 32 (1.77%) CCNP
8 31 (1.71%) CISSP
9 29 (1.60%) CCNA
10 28 (1.55%) Security Cleared
11 25 (1.38%) MCSE
12 20 (1.10%) SC Cleared
13 18 (0.99%) CCIE
14 17 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (0.83%) CISM
15 15 (0.83%) MCSA
16 13 (0.72%) CEH
16 13 (0.72%) MCP
17 10 (0.55%) Master's Degree
18 8 (0.44%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (5.96%) QA
2 34 (1.88%) GCP
3 30 (1.66%) PCI DSS
4 20 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.77%) SLA
6 12 (0.66%) Data Quality
6 12 (0.66%) PMO
7 6 (0.33%) GDPR
7 6 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 4 (0.22%) COBIT
8 4 (0.22%) ISO 22301
8 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.11%) WAI
10 1 (0.055%) HL7
System Software
1 396 (21.87%) Docker
2 164 (9.06%) Active Directory
2 164 (9.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (6.52%) Hyper-V
4 39 (2.15%) vSphere
5 27 (1.49%) KVM
6 21 (1.16%) HDFS
6 21 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
8 15 (0.83%) vCloud
9 12 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
10 11 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 8 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (0.39%) Terminal Services
12 7 (0.39%) VirtualBox
13 6 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 6 (0.33%) XenServer
14 5 (0.28%) Apache Flume
15 4 (0.22%) VMware NSX
15 4 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 311 (17.17%) Puppet
2 290 (16.01%) Opscode Chef
3 215 (11.87%) Ansible
4 150 (8.28%) Terraform
5 124 (6.85%) Kubernetes
6 59 (3.26%) SCOM
7 55 (3.04%) SCCM
8 44 (2.43%) Grafana
9 43 (2.37%) Nagios
10 37 (2.04%) Packer
11 36 (1.99%) Kibana
12 24 (1.33%) Mesos
13 17 (0.94%) StatsD
14 14 (0.77%) logstash
14 14 (0.77%) Salt
14 14 (0.77%) SCVMM
15 13 (0.72%) rkt
16 12 (0.66%) WSUS
17 10 (0.55%) Backup Exec
18 9 (0.50%) Simpana
Vendors
1 343 (18.94%) Microsoft
2 243 (13.42%) VMware
3 154 (8.50%) Oracle
4 122 (6.74%) Red Hat
5 121 (6.68%) Cisco
6 100 (5.52%) Google
7 75 (4.14%) SAP
8 55 (3.04%) Dell
9 53 (2.93%) HP
10 45 (2.48%) Juniper
11 41 (2.26%) Citrix
12 35 (1.93%) New Relic
12 35 (1.93%) SolarWinds
13 31 (1.71%) CheckPoint
13 31 (1.71%) Sophos
14 29 (1.60%) Palo Alto
15 23 (1.27%) IBM
16 21 (1.16%) Atlassian
17 20 (1.10%) Tableau
18 19 (1.05%) ServiceNow