Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South East
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 37 64
Rank change year-on-year +14 +27 +69
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 2,111 1,898 1,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 8.09% 6.26% 4.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.65% 29.31% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,808 1,610 1,129
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,650
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,100 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 6,670 6,476 4,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.57% 21.35% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5,641 5,331 3,969
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -4.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 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
Thames Valley +7 1,015 £60,000 +3.45% 63
Berkshire +4 566 £60,000 +4.35% 16
Hampshire +17 420 £50,000 - 24
Oxfordshire +9 300 £63,000 - 33
Surrey 0 300 £60,000 +10.09% 18
East Sussex +25 149 £52,500 +16.67% 2
Buckinghamshire +53 148 £50,000 +11.11% 14
West Sussex +24 104 £57,500 +21.05% 8
Kent +49 101 £38,000 -30.91% 7
Middlesex +4 2 £92,500 +15.63%
Home Counties - 2 - -
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 1,056 (50.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 845 (40.03%) Agile Software Development
3 728 (34.49%) DevOps
4 647 (30.65%) Linux
5 615 (29.13%) Java
6 526 (24.92%) JavaScript
7 512 (24.25%) Docker
8 500 (23.69%) Python
9 491 (23.26%) SQL
10 426 (20.18%) C#
11 419 (19.85%) .NET
12 395 (18.71%) Kubernetes
13 387 (18.33%) Windows
13 387 (18.33%) Microsoft
14 385 (18.24%) Git (software)
15 375 (17.76%) Jenkins
16 348 (16.49%) Google Cloud Platform
17 341 (16.15%) Software Engineering
18 340 (16.11%) Ansible
19 329 (15.59%) Google
20 324 (15.35%) AngularJS
21 317 (15.02%) SaaS
22 313 (14.83%) TDD
23 299 (14.16%) Scrum
23 299 (14.16%) Degree
24 297 (14.07%) Puppet
25 289 (13.69%) Microservices
26 282 (13.36%) Web Services
27 281 (13.31%) VMware
28 279 (13.22%) Continuous Integration

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 92 (4.36%) Confluence
2 69 (3.27%) Elasticsearch
3 65 (3.08%) IIS
4 64 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 54 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 52 (2.46%) Apache
7 45 (2.13%) Apache Spark
8 43 (2.04%) OpenStack
9 35 (1.66%) JBoss
10 31 (1.47%) WebLogic
11 30 (1.42%) nginx
11 30 (1.42%) Skype for Business
12 23 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
13 20 (0.95%) MS Exchange
14 17 (0.81%) CMS
15 16 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
16 14 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
16 14 (0.66%) WebSphere
17 13 (0.62%) Alfresco
17 13 (0.62%) SAS
Applications
1 44 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (0.33%) Adobe XD
4 7 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.095%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.047%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.047%) HipChat
7 1 (0.047%) Weka
Business Applications
1 9 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
2 8 (0.38%) SAP ERP
2 8 (0.38%) SAP GRC
3 6 (0.28%) Distributed Ledger
4 4 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.095%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.047%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.047%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.047%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.047%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 1,056 (50.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 348 (16.49%) Google Cloud Platform
3 317 (15.02%) SaaS
4 150 (7.11%) Serverless
5 138 (6.54%) Cloud Computing
6 134 (6.35%) Office 365
7 125 (5.92%) PaaS
8 107 (5.07%) IaaS
9 104 (4.93%) Amazon S3
10 102 (4.83%) AWS Lambda
11 99 (4.69%) GitHub
12 97 (4.59%) AWS CloudFormation
13 75 (3.55%) Amazon EC2
14 57 (2.70%) npm
15 48 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
16 45 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
17 39 (1.85%) IBM Cloud
18 38 (1.80%) OpenShift
19 35 (1.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 24 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 147 (6.96%) Firewall
2 89 (4.22%) TCP/IP
3 86 (4.07%) DNS
4 72 (3.41%) LAN
5 71 (3.36%) WAN
6 64 (3.03%) Skype
7 58 (2.75%) VPN
8 50 (2.37%) Internet
9 46 (2.18%) Network Security
9 46 (2.18%) VoIP
10 45 (2.13%) DHCP
11 41 (1.94%) SAN
12 34 (1.61%) MPLS
13 31 (1.47%) Wireless
14 29 (1.37%) HTTP
15 27 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
15 27 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
16 20 (0.95%) Ethernet
17 19 (0.90%) SSL
17 19 (0.90%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 173 (8.20%) MongoDB
3 172 (8.15%) MySQL
4 166 (7.86%) NoSQL
5 127 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
6 126 (5.97%) Big Data
7 104 (4.93%) Relational Database
8 79 (3.74%) Redis
9 68 (3.22%) RDBMS
10 67 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
10 67 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
11 64 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
12 54 (2.56%) Hadoop
13 48 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 40 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
15 26 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
15 26 (1.23%) Blockchain
15 26 (1.23%) MariaDB
15 26 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
15 26 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 385 (18.24%) Git (software)
2 375 (17.76%) Jenkins
3 212 (10.04%) JIRA
4 84 (3.98%) Maven
5 74 (3.51%) Visual Studio
6 73 (3.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 66 (3.13%) gulp
8 60 (2.84%) GitLab
9 59 (2.79%) Selenium
9 59 (2.79%) Subversion
10 54 (2.56%) TeamCity
11 53 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
12 44 (2.08%) webpack
13 41 (1.94%) Visual Studio Team System
14 39 (1.85%) Mocha
15 37 (1.75%) Bitbucket
16 36 (1.71%) Babel
16 36 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
17 34 (1.61%) Cucumber
17 34 (1.61%) Gradle
General
1 211 (10.00%) Finance
2 103 (4.88%) Marketing
3 68 (3.22%) Retail
3 68 (3.22%) Telecoms
4 35 (1.66%) Manufacturing
5 32 (1.52%) Games
5 32 (1.52%) Publishing
6 31 (1.47%) Banking
7 30 (1.42%) Electronics
8 16 (0.76%) Advertising
9 14 (0.66%) Aerospace
9 14 (0.66%) Law
10 13 (0.62%) Legal
11 12 (0.57%) Back Office
12 7 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.28%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.19%) German Language
14 4 (0.19%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.14%) Automotive
16 2 (0.095%) Billing
Job Titles
1 617 (29.23%) Developer
2 317 (15.02%) DevOps Engineer
3 195 (9.24%) Architect
4 186 (8.81%) Senior Developer
5 170 (8.05%) Software Engineer
6 157 (7.44%) Java Developer
7 138 (6.54%) .NET Developer
8 130 (6.16%) AWS Engineer
9 118 (5.59%) Cloud Engineer
10 104 (4.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 92 (4.36%) C# Developer
12 82 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
13 81 (3.84%) Senior Java Developer
14 80 (3.79%) Full Stack Developer
15 70 (3.32%) Analyst
15 70 (3.32%) AWS DevOps
15 70 (3.32%) C# .NET Developer
16 67 (3.17%) Linux Engineer
16 67 (3.17%) Senior DevOps
16 67 (3.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 419 (19.85%) .NET
2 324 (15.35%) AngularJS
3 282 (13.36%) Web Services
4 261 (12.36%) HTML
5 249 (11.80%) CSS
6 218 (10.33%) Spring
7 213 (10.09%) Node.js
8 203 (9.62%) React
9 171 (8.10%) RESTful
10 158 (7.48%) ASP.NET
11 157 (7.44%) REST
12 129 (6.11%) .NET Core
13 124 (5.87%) Spring Boot
14 118 (5.59%) HTML5
15 110 (5.21%) JSON
16 99 (4.69%) jQuery
17 92 (4.36%) ASP.NET Web API
18 87 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC
19 81 (3.84%) SOAP
20 71 (3.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 152 (7.20%) Public Cloud
2 111 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 107 (5.07%) Data Centre
4 95 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
5 86 (4.07%) Greenfield Project
6 77 (3.65%) User Experience
7 69 (3.27%) Management Information System
8 63 (2.98%) Fintech
9 56 (2.65%) Private Cloud
10 50 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
11 46 (2.18%) Hybrid Cloud
12 44 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
13 37 (1.75%) Algorithms
14 31 (1.47%) Mobile App
15 22 (1.04%) Replication
15 22 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
16 21 (0.99%) NHS
17 19 (0.90%) Cloud Native
17 19 (0.90%) iPad
18 16 (0.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 647 (30.65%) Linux
2 387 (18.33%) Windows
3 157 (7.44%) Windows Server
4 110 (5.21%) Unix
5 69 (3.27%) CentOS
6 57 (2.70%) Android
7 54 (2.56%) Apple iOS
8 45 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (1.56%) Windows 10
10 31 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 30 (1.42%) Debian
12 27 (1.28%) Ubuntu
13 23 (1.09%) DC/OS
14 22 (1.04%) Windows 7
15 17 (0.81%) Mesosphere
16 16 (0.76%) Windows 8
17 15 (0.71%) VMS
18 13 (0.62%) Solaris
19 9 (0.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 845 (40.03%) Agile Software Development
2 728 (34.49%) DevOps
3 341 (16.15%) Software Engineering
4 313 (14.83%) TDD
5 299 (14.16%) Scrum
6 289 (13.69%) Microservices
7 279 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
8 230 (10.90%) Test Automation
9 203 (9.62%) Mentoring
10 199 (9.43%) Computer Science
11 197 (9.33%) MVC
12 188 (8.91%) Problem-Solving
13 187 (8.86%) Analytics
14 166 (7.86%) Configuration Management
15 164 (7.77%) BDD
16 153 (7.25%) SDLC
17 145 (6.87%) Continuous Delivery
18 133 (6.30%) OO
19 132 (6.25%) Presales
20 130 (6.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 615 (29.13%) Java
2 526 (24.92%) JavaScript
3 500 (23.69%) Python
4 491 (23.26%) SQL
5 426 (20.18%) C#
6 178 (8.43%) Bash Shell
7 168 (7.96%) PowerShell
8 130 (6.16%) Ruby
9 119 (5.64%) PHP
10 101 (4.78%) C++
11 94 (4.45%) Go
11 94 (4.45%) TypeScript
12 72 (3.41%) Java 8
13 71 (3.36%) Perl
14 57 (2.70%) C
15 56 (2.65%) Objective-C
16 48 (2.27%) Scala
17 45 (2.13%) T-SQL
18 36 (1.71%) Shell Script
19 22 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 299 (14.16%) Degree
2 99 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 93 (4.41%) Security Cleared
4 80 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
5 66 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 53 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 52 (2.46%) AWS Certification
8 50 (2.37%) CCNP
9 48 (2.27%) MCSE
10 46 (2.18%) CISSP
11 26 (1.23%) CCNA
12 24 (1.14%) DV Cleared
13 23 (1.09%) Master's Degree
13 23 (1.09%) MCSA
14 21 (0.99%) CISM
15 16 (0.76%) CCIE
15 16 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
16 13 (0.62%) HNC
16 13 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 11 (0.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (5.12%) QA
2 57 (2.70%) GDPR
3 38 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (1.42%) WAI
5 29 (1.37%) Data Quality
6 28 (1.33%) PCI DSS
7 20 (0.95%) SLA
8 16 (0.76%) ISO 9001
9 11 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
10 8 (0.38%) ISO 22301
11 7 (0.33%) ISAE 3402
11 7 (0.33%) ISO 31000
11 7 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 5 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 4 (0.19%) PMO
14 3 (0.14%) COBIT
14 3 (0.14%) PSD2
14 3 (0.14%) RMADS
15 2 (0.095%) HIPAA
System Software
1 512 (24.25%) Docker
2 187 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 176 (8.34%) Active Directory
4 119 (5.64%) Hyper-V
5 47 (2.23%) Virtual Machines
6 24 (1.14%) RHEV
7 23 (1.09%) oVirt
7 23 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
9 20 (0.95%) VirtualBox
10 18 (0.85%) vSphere
11 16 (0.76%) LXC
12 14 (0.66%) iptables
13 9 (0.43%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 9 (0.43%) ISA Server
13 9 (0.43%) Xen
14 8 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 7 (0.33%) XenDesktop
16 6 (0.28%) vCloud
16 6 (0.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 395 (18.71%) Kubernetes
2 340 (16.11%) Ansible
3 297 (14.07%) Puppet
4 260 (12.32%) Terraform
5 196 (9.28%) Opscode Chef
6 55 (2.61%) Nagios
7 47 (2.23%) SCCM
8 37 (1.75%) Kibana
8 37 (1.75%) Salt
9 33 (1.56%) Packer
10 29 (1.37%) Grafana
11 27 (1.28%) Docker Swarm
12 22 (1.04%) SCOM
13 19 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
14 17 (0.81%) Graphite
14 17 (0.81%) Mesos
14 17 (0.81%) ZABBIX
15 15 (0.71%) HAProxy
16 12 (0.57%) Control-M
17 11 (0.52%) Nessus
Vendors
1 387 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 329 (15.59%) Google
3 281 (13.31%) VMware
4 169 (8.01%) Oracle
5 143 (6.77%) Cisco
6 81 (3.84%) IBM
7 56 (2.65%) SAP
8 50 (2.37%) Citrix
9 46 (2.18%) Juniper
10 42 (1.99%) Red Hat
11 37 (1.75%) Splunk
12 35 (1.66%) Informatica
12 35 (1.66%) New Relic
12 35 (1.66%) Palo Alto
13 32 (1.52%) SolarWinds
14 30 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
15 28 (1.33%) CheckPoint
15 28 (1.33%) Tableau
16 25 (1.18%) Brocade
16 25 (1.18%) Xamarin