Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South East
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 42 78
Rank change year-on-year +10 +36 +88
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 2,006 1,850 1,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.15% 5.94% 3.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.77% 31.93% 27.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,735 1,537 1,095
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.85% +2.86%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 6,121 5,794 4,550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.81% 18.60% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5,107 4,827 3,840
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 2018. 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 +7 915 £60,000 - 142
Berkshire +12 513 £60,000 +4.35% 66
Hampshire +6 430 £50,000 -4.76% 62
Surrey +26 369 £55,000 - 51
Oxfordshire -4 272 £62,500 +1.63% 56
East Sussex +8 131 £52,500 +10.53% 15
Buckinghamshire +40 129 £47,500 -13.64% 20
West Sussex -9 99 £50,000 - 15
Kent +59 50 £40,000 -20.00% 33
Sussex +7 4 £77,500 +55.00%
Middlesex -13 2 £100,000 -
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 1,065 (53.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 863 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
3 711 (35.44%) Linux
4 692 (34.50%) DevOps
5 592 (29.51%) Java
6 513 (25.57%) Python
7 512 (25.52%) SQL
8 473 (23.58%) JavaScript
9 432 (21.54%) Docker
10 407 (20.29%) Windows
11 382 (19.04%) Microsoft
12 376 (18.74%) Jenkins
13 349 (17.40%) Git (software)
14 345 (17.20%) Web Services
15 339 (16.90%) C#
16 316 (15.75%) VMware
17 314 (15.65%) Scrum
18 313 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
19 309 (15.40%) Degree
20 304 (15.15%) AngularJS
21 300 (14.96%) HTML
22 297 (14.81%) Software Engineering
23 296 (14.76%) .NET
23 296 (14.76%) SQL Server
24 291 (14.51%) TDD
24 291 (14.51%) Microservices
25 277 (13.81%) Ansible
26 264 (13.16%) Puppet
27 261 (13.01%) CSS
28 259 (12.91%) Kubernetes

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
1 107 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
2 87 (4.34%) Confluence
3 86 (4.29%) Apache
4 69 (3.44%) Tomcat
5 64 (3.19%) OpenStack
6 62 (3.09%) IIS
7 57 (2.84%) Apache Spark
8 51 (2.54%) nginx
9 45 (2.24%) JBoss
10 35 (1.74%) SharePoint
11 26 (1.30%) CMS
12 24 (1.20%) WebLogic
13 22 (1.10%) Skype for Business
14 21 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
14 21 (1.05%) MS Exchange
15 20 (1.00%) WordPress
16 17 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
16 17 (0.85%) Umbraco
17 14 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 11 (0.55%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 43 (2.14%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.100%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.100%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.25%) Distributed Ledger
3 5 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (0.20%) R3 Corda
4 4 (0.20%) SAP GRC
5 3 (0.15%) Magento
5 3 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.100%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.050%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.050%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.050%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 1,065 (53.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 171 (8.52%) Office 365
3 168 (8.37%) SaaS
4 153 (7.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 137 (6.83%) Serverless
6 131 (6.53%) Cloud Computing
6 131 (6.53%) PaaS
7 118 (5.88%) GitHub
8 116 (5.78%) Amazon S3
9 115 (5.73%) Amazon EC2
10 112 (5.58%) IaaS
11 106 (5.28%) AWS Lambda
12 81 (4.04%) AWS CloudFormation
13 58 (2.89%) Amazon SQS
14 55 (2.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 50 (2.49%) Azure Active Directory
16 43 (2.14%) Amazon EMR
17 41 (2.04%) OpenShift
18 39 (1.94%) Amazon Kinesis
18 39 (1.94%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 156 (7.78%) Firewall
2 99 (4.94%) TCP/IP
3 98 (4.89%) DNS
4 88 (4.39%) Network Security
5 72 (3.59%) WAN
6 64 (3.19%) LAN
7 55 (2.74%) VPN
8 48 (2.39%) Internet
9 47 (2.34%) DHCP
10 46 (2.29%) SAN
11 40 (1.99%) Wireless
12 35 (1.74%) HTTP
13 31 (1.55%) VLAN
14 29 (1.45%) Skype
15 23 (1.15%) NAS
15 23 (1.15%) SSL
16 21 (1.05%) MPLS
16 21 (1.05%) VoIP
17 19 (0.95%) IPsec
18 16 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (14.76%) SQL Server
2 226 (11.27%) MySQL
3 224 (11.17%) NoSQL
4 211 (10.52%) Relational Database
5 189 (9.42%) MongoDB
6 162 (8.08%) RDBMS
7 155 (7.73%) Big Data
8 115 (5.73%) PostgreSQL
9 100 (4.99%) Amazon RDS
10 83 (4.14%) Apache Cassandra
11 72 (3.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 67 (3.34%) Redis
13 47 (2.34%) Hadoop
14 45 (2.24%) MariaDB
15 44 (2.19%) Amazon Redshift
16 39 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
17 38 (1.89%) Cosmos DB
18 37 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 29 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 29 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 376 (18.74%) Jenkins
2 349 (17.40%) Git (software)
3 183 (9.12%) JIRA
4 121 (6.03%) Maven
5 95 (4.74%) Subversion
6 70 (3.49%) Selenium
7 69 (3.44%) Visual Studio
8 65 (3.24%) Vagrant
9 64 (3.19%) JUnit
10 62 (3.09%) TeamCity
11 59 (2.94%) Bitbucket
12 56 (2.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 46 (2.29%) Gradle
14 44 (2.19%) Octopus Deploy
15 41 (2.04%) Cucumber
15 41 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
16 36 (1.79%) Eclipse
16 36 (1.79%) GitLab
16 36 (1.79%) Mockito
17 32 (1.60%) IntelliJ
General
1 208 (10.37%) Finance
2 95 (4.74%) Retail
3 70 (3.49%) Telecoms
4 63 (3.14%) Marketing
5 60 (2.99%) Electronics
6 53 (2.64%) Games
7 48 (2.39%) Manufacturing
8 29 (1.45%) Banking
9 26 (1.30%) Publishing
10 23 (1.15%) Legal
11 14 (0.70%) Advertising
11 14 (0.70%) Hindi Language
11 14 (0.70%) Punjabi Language
11 14 (0.70%) Urdu Language
12 12 (0.60%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.35%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.25%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.25%) French Language
15 5 (0.25%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 592 (29.51%) Developer
2 352 (17.55%) DevOps Engineer
3 245 (12.21%) Architect
4 184 (9.17%) Java Developer
5 135 (6.73%) Software Engineer
6 134 (6.68%) Senior Developer
7 125 (6.23%) AWS Engineer
8 109 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
9 101 (5.03%) .NET Developer
10 94 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 88 (4.39%) Cloud Engineer
12 84 (4.19%) Cloud Architect
13 82 (4.09%) C# Developer
13 82 (4.09%) Software Developer
14 76 (3.79%) Administrator
15 72 (3.59%) Analyst
15 72 (3.59%) Linux Engineer
16 70 (3.49%) AWS DevOps
17 60 (2.99%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 57 (2.84%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 345 (17.20%) Web Services
2 304 (15.15%) AngularJS
3 300 (14.96%) HTML
4 296 (14.76%) .NET
5 261 (13.01%) CSS
6 212 (10.57%) Spring
7 194 (9.67%) RESTful
8 157 (7.83%) Node.js
9 144 (7.18%) REST
10 141 (7.03%) React
11 136 (6.78%) HTML5
12 123 (6.13%) ASP.NET
13 107 (5.33%) jQuery
14 100 (4.99%) Spring Boot
15 98 (4.89%) ASP.NET Web API
16 80 (3.99%) CSS3
17 77 (3.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 75 (3.74%) SOAP
19 73 (3.64%) JSON
20 69 (3.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 155 (7.73%) Data Centre
2 152 (7.58%) Public Cloud
3 120 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
4 108 (5.38%) User Experience
5 106 (5.28%) Management Information System
6 78 (3.89%) Greenfield Project
7 67 (3.34%) Mobile App
8 61 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
9 56 (2.79%) Linux Command Line
10 48 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
11 44 (2.19%) Private Cloud
12 39 (1.94%) Algorithms
12 39 (1.94%) Fintech
13 35 (1.74%) Replication
14 26 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
15 20 (1.00%) Mainframe
15 20 (1.00%) Security Operations Centre
16 18 (0.90%) PMI
17 16 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
18 15 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 711 (35.44%) Linux
2 407 (20.29%) Windows
3 169 (8.42%) Windows Server
4 132 (6.58%) Unix
5 88 (4.39%) CentOS
6 77 (3.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 53 (2.64%) Windows 10
8 49 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 47 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 40 (1.99%) Ubuntu
11 37 (1.84%) Android
12 36 (1.79%) Apple iOS
13 29 (1.45%) Debian
14 23 (1.15%) Solaris
15 18 (0.90%) Mac OS X
15 18 (0.90%) VMS
15 18 (0.90%) Windows 7
16 13 (0.65%) Windows 8
17 11 (0.55%) DC/OS
18 10 (0.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 863 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
2 692 (34.50%) DevOps
3 314 (15.65%) Scrum
4 313 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
5 297 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 291 (14.51%) Microservices
6 291 (14.51%) TDD
7 226 (11.27%) Test Automation
8 191 (9.52%) Computer Science
9 183 (9.12%) Configuration Management
10 169 (8.42%) MVC
11 165 (8.23%) Problem-Solving
12 162 (8.08%) BDD
13 160 (7.98%) OO
14 156 (7.78%) Continuous Delivery
15 151 (7.53%) Analytics
16 149 (7.43%) Open Source
17 148 (7.38%) Kanban
18 145 (7.23%) ITIL
19 139 (6.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 592 (29.51%) Java
2 513 (25.57%) Python
3 512 (25.52%) SQL
4 473 (23.58%) JavaScript
5 339 (16.90%) C#
6 200 (9.97%) Bash Shell
7 190 (9.47%) PowerShell
8 184 (9.17%) Ruby
9 135 (6.73%) PHP
10 132 (6.58%) Java 8
11 110 (5.48%) C++
12 95 (4.74%) Perl
13 80 (3.99%) Shell Script
14 66 (3.29%) T-SQL
15 61 (3.04%) C
16 60 (2.99%) Go
17 57 (2.84%) Scala
18 53 (2.64%) TypeScript
19 34 (1.69%) PL/SQL
20 30 (1.50%) F#
Qualifications
1 309 (15.40%) Degree
2 112 (5.58%) Security Cleared
3 104 (5.18%) Computer Science Degree
4 84 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 69 (3.44%) MCSE
6 60 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
7 54 (2.69%) SC Cleared
8 47 (2.34%) MCSA
9 45 (2.24%) CISSP
10 33 (1.65%) CISM
10 33 (1.65%) SSCP
11 28 (1.40%) CCNA
12 26 (1.30%) AWS Certification
13 24 (1.20%) Master's Degree
13 24 (1.20%) PMI Certification
14 21 (1.05%) DV Cleared
15 20 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
16 16 (0.80%) CCNP
17 15 (0.75%) CCIE
18 14 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (5.23%) QA
2 54 (2.69%) GDPR
3 48 (2.39%) SLA
4 43 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 28 (1.40%) Cyber Essentials
6 20 (1.00%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.35%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.35%) GAMP
7 7 (0.35%) PA-DSS
8 6 (0.30%) PMO
9 5 (0.25%) PSD2
10 4 (0.20%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.15%) COBIT
11 3 (0.15%) DICOM
11 3 (0.15%) FedRAMP
11 3 (0.15%) WCAG
12 2 (0.100%) Government Security Classifications
12 2 (0.100%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.100%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.050%) WAI
System Software
1 432 (21.54%) Docker
2 226 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 210 (10.47%) Active Directory
4 103 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 49 (2.44%) vSphere
6 34 (1.69%) oVirt
7 30 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
8 29 (1.45%) RHEV
9 21 (1.05%) LXC
10 18 (0.90%) KVM
10 18 (0.90%) VirtualBox
11 16 (0.80%) XenServer
12 13 (0.65%) Firmware
13 12 (0.60%) HDFS
13 12 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
14 11 (0.55%) XenDesktop
15 10 (0.50%) Xen
16 8 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 8 (0.40%) NFS
16 8 (0.40%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 277 (13.81%) Ansible
2 264 (13.16%) Puppet
3 259 (12.91%) Kubernetes
4 205 (10.22%) Terraform
5 197 (9.82%) Opscode Chef
6 51 (2.54%) SCCM
7 49 (2.44%) Kibana
8 39 (1.94%) Nagios
9 37 (1.84%) Grafana
10 36 (1.79%) Packer
11 34 (1.69%) ZABBIX
12 29 (1.45%) Salt
13 27 (1.35%) SCOM
14 26 (1.30%) HAProxy
15 18 (0.90%) Docker Swarm
15 18 (0.90%) Prometheus
16 16 (0.80%) SCSM
17 12 (0.60%) logstash
17 12 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
18 11 (0.55%) Graphite
Vendors
1 382 (19.04%) Microsoft
2 316 (15.75%) VMware
3 218 (10.87%) Google
4 201 (10.02%) Oracle
5 127 (6.33%) Cisco
6 78 (3.89%) Red Hat
7 67 (3.34%) SAP
8 61 (3.04%) Citrix
9 38 (1.89%) Juniper
10 35 (1.74%) HP
10 35 (1.74%) New Relic
11 33 (1.65%) Atlassian
11 33 (1.65%) IBM
11 33 (1.65%) SolarWinds
12 29 (1.45%) F5
12 29 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
13 28 (1.40%) Dell
14 25 (1.25%) MuleSoft
14 25 (1.25%) Tableau
15 20 (1.00%) Talend