Period
to 24 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 76 157
Rank change year-on-year +35 +81 +62
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1837 1248 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.96% 3.57% 2.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.28% 27.09% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1078 744
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 £57,604 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.16% +4.73% +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 5691 4607 4154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.45% 13.18% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4734 3887 3375
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +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 24 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 24 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 +35 883 £60,000 +9.09% 56
Berkshire +36 413 £55,000 -4.35% 20
Hampshire +64 382 £52,500 +16.67% 23
Oxfordshire +17 378 £61,500 +11.82% 28
Surrey +7 297 £55,000 +10.00% 23
West Sussex +64 124 £48,500 -7.62% 6
Buckinghamshire +29 99 £55,000 - 8
East Sussex +6 98 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Kent +14 20 £50,000 -
Middlesex +19 17 - -
Sussex - 1 £50,000 - 1
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 752 (40.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 705 (38.38%) Linux
3 674 (36.69%) Agile Software Development
4 644 (35.06%) Java
5 629 (34.24%) Python
6 563 (30.65%) DevOps
7 462 (25.15%) JavaScript
8 419 (22.81%) Windows
9 402 (21.88%) SQL
10 399 (21.72%) Docker
11 362 (19.71%) Web Services
12 358 (19.49%) Continuous Integration
13 342 (18.62%) Microsoft
14 314 (17.09%) Puppet
15 296 (16.11%) Degree
16 294 (16.00%) Software Engineering
17 291 (15.84%) Opscode Chef
18 279 (15.19%) C#
19 264 (14.37%) Git (software)
20 262 (14.26%) TDD
21 252 (13.72%) Jenkins
22 245 (13.34%) MySQL
23 244 (13.28%) Bash Shell
24 243 (13.23%) HTML
24 243 (13.23%) VMware
25 240 (13.06%) Ruby
26 239 (13.01%) Scrum
27 237 (12.90%) AngularJS
28 232 (12.63%) NoSQL
29 230 (12.52%) Computer Science

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 (7.29%) Elasticsearch
2 79 (4.30%) Apache Spark
3 75 (4.08%) OpenStack
4 55 (2.99%) Apache
5 41 (2.23%) Cloud Foundry
6 33 (1.80%) Skype for Business
7 31 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 31 (1.69%) Tomcat
8 28 (1.52%) Confluence
8 28 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 26 (1.42%) nginx
10 25 (1.36%) CMS
11 24 (1.31%) IIS
12 18 (0.98%) MS Exchange
13 17 (0.93%) WebLogic
14 15 (0.82%) JBoss
14 15 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
15 14 (0.76%) Apache Solr
16 13 (0.71%) SAS
16 13 (0.71%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.054%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.054%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
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 (0.054%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.054%) Magento
5 1 (0.054%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.054%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.054%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 752 (40.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 221 (12.03%) SaaS
3 130 (7.08%) Amazon EC2
4 105 (5.72%) IaaS
5 92 (5.01%) Google Cloud Platform
6 83 (4.52%) Office 365
7 77 (4.19%) Amazon S3
8 74 (4.03%) PaaS
9 65 (3.54%) AWS CloudFormation
10 63 (3.43%) GitHub
11 61 (3.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 55 (2.99%) Amazon SQS
13 50 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
14 37 (2.01%) Amazon ELB
15 23 (1.25%) Route 53
16 21 (1.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 20 (1.09%) OpenShift
18 15 (0.82%) Serverless
19 11 (0.60%) Heroku
20 10 (0.54%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 161 (8.76%) Firewall
2 138 (7.51%) DNS
3 117 (6.37%) VPN
4 106 (5.77%) WAN
5 97 (5.28%) TCP/IP
6 80 (4.35%) Internet
7 73 (3.97%) DHCP
8 64 (3.48%) LAN
9 61 (3.32%) Network Security
10 53 (2.89%) SAN
11 46 (2.50%) SSL
12 44 (2.40%) HTTP
13 43 (2.34%) IPsec
14 40 (2.18%) VoIP
15 37 (2.01%) BGP
16 36 (1.96%) AMQP
16 36 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
17 35 (1.91%) VLAN
18 34 (1.85%) LDAP
18 34 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (13.34%) MySQL
2 232 (12.63%) NoSQL
3 230 (12.52%) SQL Server
4 148 (8.06%) Big Data
5 116 (6.31%) Relational Database
6 112 (6.10%) MongoDB
7 101 (5.50%) Amazon RDS
8 89 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
9 80 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
10 78 (4.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 76 (4.14%) Redis
12 56 (3.05%) RDBMS
13 52 (2.83%) Hadoop
14 47 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 42 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
16 41 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 38 (2.07%) Oracle Database
18 36 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 26 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
20 25 (1.36%) HBase
Development Applications
1 264 (14.37%) Git (software)
2 252 (13.72%) Jenkins
3 126 (6.86%) JIRA
4 102 (5.55%) JUnit
5 93 (5.06%) Selenium
6 88 (4.79%) Maven
7 72 (3.92%) Subversion
8 57 (3.10%) Cucumber
9 49 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 44 (2.40%) TeamCity
11 33 (1.80%) Vagrant
12 27 (1.47%) JMeter
12 27 (1.47%) Sonatype Nexus
13 24 (1.31%) Ant
13 24 (1.31%) Gradle
13 24 (1.31%) Visual Studio
14 21 (1.14%) Eclipse
15 20 (1.09%) Bitbucket
15 20 (1.09%) GitLab
16 19 (1.03%) gulp
General
1 205 (11.16%) Finance
2 106 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 90 (4.90%) Marketing
4 81 (4.41%) Electronics
5 66 (3.59%) Manufacturing
6 53 (2.89%) Retail
7 43 (2.34%) Banking
8 42 (2.29%) Games
9 22 (1.20%) Publishing
10 16 (0.87%) Legal
11 15 (0.82%) Advertising
12 8 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.38%) Law
13 7 (0.38%) Music Industry
14 5 (0.27%) Swedish Language
15 4 (0.22%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.22%) Billing
15 4 (0.22%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.22%) Italian Language
16 3 (0.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 493 (26.84%) Developer
2 308 (16.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 211 (11.49%) Architect
4 183 (9.96%) AWS Engineer
5 165 (8.98%) Java Developer
6 160 (8.71%) Senior Developer
7 157 (8.55%) Cloud Engineer
8 128 (6.97%) Linux Engineer
9 125 (6.80%) AWS DevOps
10 124 (6.75%) Software Engineer
11 112 (6.10%) .NET Developer
12 104 (5.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 103 (5.61%) Senior Java Developer
14 93 (5.06%) Administrator
15 91 (4.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 85 (4.63%) Systems Engineer
17 75 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 75 (4.08%) Support Engineer
18 74 (4.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
19 73 (3.97%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 362 (19.71%) Web Services
2 243 (13.23%) HTML
3 237 (12.90%) AngularJS
4 230 (12.52%) .NET
5 199 (10.83%) CSS
6 158 (8.60%) REST
7 152 (8.27%) Node.js
8 149 (8.11%) RESTful
9 147 (8.00%) Spring
10 115 (6.26%) ASP.NET
11 109 (5.93%) JSON
12 102 (5.55%) React
13 92 (5.01%) ASP.NET Web API
14 91 (4.95%) RabbitMQ
15 88 (4.79%) .NET Framework
16 80 (4.35%) jQuery
17 79 (4.30%) Entity Framework
18 76 (4.14%) HTML5
18 76 (4.14%) SOAP
19 75 (4.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 230 (12.52%) Computer Science
2 109 (5.93%) Data Centre
3 102 (5.55%) Public Cloud
4 93 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
5 73 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
6 64 (3.48%) User Experience
7 61 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
8 56 (3.05%) Fintech
9 51 (2.78%) Private Cloud
10 44 (2.40%) Algorithms
10 44 (2.40%) Clustering
11 42 (2.29%) Mobile App
12 39 (2.12%) Management Information System
13 37 (2.01%) PKI
14 33 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
15 27 (1.47%) CUDA
16 20 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
17 16 (0.87%) Virtual Team
18 15 (0.82%) Driving Licence
18 15 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 705 (38.38%) Linux
2 419 (22.81%) Windows
3 147 (8.00%) Unix
4 138 (7.51%) Windows Server
5 95 (5.17%) CentOS
6 88 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 85 (4.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 55 (2.99%) Ubuntu
9 35 (1.91%) Apple iOS
10 31 (1.69%) Windows 10
11 27 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (1.42%) Android
13 18 (0.98%) Debian
14 15 (0.82%) Windows 7
15 12 (0.65%) Mac OS X
15 12 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
16 11 (0.60%) Solaris
17 9 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
17 9 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
18 7 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 674 (36.69%) Agile Software Development
2 563 (30.65%) DevOps
3 358 (19.49%) Continuous Integration
4 294 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 262 (14.26%) TDD
6 239 (13.01%) Scrum
7 215 (11.70%) Microservices
8 172 (9.36%) Configuration Management
9 167 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 165 (8.98%) Test Automation
11 144 (7.84%) MVC
12 138 (7.51%) ITIL
12 138 (7.51%) Open Source
13 129 (7.02%) BDD
14 126 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
14 126 (6.86%) Migration
15 112 (6.10%) Continuous Delivery
16 105 (5.72%) Web Development
17 100 (5.44%) Analytics
18 95 (5.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 644 (35.06%) Java
2 629 (34.24%) Python
3 462 (25.15%) JavaScript
4 402 (21.88%) SQL
5 279 (15.19%) C#
6 244 (13.28%) Bash Shell
7 240 (13.06%) Ruby
8 206 (11.21%) C++
9 182 (9.91%) PowerShell
10 178 (9.69%) Perl
11 112 (6.10%) PHP
12 104 (5.66%) Go
13 78 (4.25%) C
14 50 (2.72%) Shell Script
15 44 (2.40%) R
16 37 (2.01%) T-SQL
17 35 (1.91%) Scala
18 33 (1.80%) F#
19 23 (1.25%) Groovy
20 16 (0.87%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 296 (16.11%) Degree
2 97 (5.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 62 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
4 58 (3.16%) PhD
5 39 (2.12%) AWS Certification
6 37 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (1.74%) CCNP
7 32 (1.74%) CISSP
8 29 (1.58%) CCNA
9 25 (1.36%) MCSE
9 25 (1.36%) Security Cleared
10 17 (0.93%) CCIE
10 17 (0.93%) CISM
10 17 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (0.93%) SC Cleared
11 15 (0.82%) MCSA
12 14 (0.76%) CEH
13 12 (0.65%) Master's Degree
13 12 (0.65%) MCP
14 9 (0.49%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (6.21%) QA
2 35 (1.91%) GCP
3 30 (1.63%) PCI DSS
4 19 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.71%) Data Quality
6 12 (0.65%) PMO
6 12 (0.65%) SLA
7 7 (0.38%) GDPR
8 6 (0.33%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 4 (0.22%) ISO 22301
9 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.16%) COBIT
10 3 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.11%) WAI
12 1 (0.054%) HL7
System Software
1 399 (21.72%) Docker
2 167 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 167 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 116 (6.31%) Hyper-V
4 42 (2.29%) vSphere
5 28 (1.52%) KVM
6 21 (1.14%) HDFS
6 21 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
8 16 (0.87%) vCloud
9 12 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
10 11 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 8 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.44%) VirtualBox
12 7 (0.38%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.33%) XenServer
14 5 (0.27%) Apache Flume
14 5 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 5 (0.27%) Xen
15 4 (0.22%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 314 (17.09%) Puppet
2 291 (15.84%) Opscode Chef
3 218 (11.87%) Ansible
4 148 (8.06%) Terraform
5 123 (6.70%) Kubernetes
6 58 (3.16%) SCOM
7 55 (2.99%) SCCM
8 45 (2.45%) Grafana
9 42 (2.29%) Nagios
10 39 (2.12%) Kibana
11 35 (1.91%) Packer
12 23 (1.25%) Mesos
13 17 (0.93%) StatsD
14 15 (0.82%) logstash
15 14 (0.76%) Salt
15 14 (0.76%) SCVMM
16 13 (0.71%) rkt
17 12 (0.65%) WSUS
18 11 (0.60%) Backup Exec
19 9 (0.49%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 342 (18.62%) Microsoft
2 243 (13.23%) VMware
3 158 (8.60%) Oracle
4 124 (6.75%) Cisco
5 121 (6.59%) Red Hat
6 107 (5.82%) Google
7 74 (4.03%) SAP
8 56 (3.05%) Dell
9 55 (2.99%) HP
10 46 (2.50%) Juniper
11 43 (2.34%) Citrix
12 36 (1.96%) SolarWinds
13 35 (1.91%) New Relic
13 35 (1.91%) Sophos
14 31 (1.69%) Palo Alto
15 29 (1.58%) CheckPoint
16 21 (1.14%) Atlassian
17 20 (1.09%) IBM
17 20 (1.09%) Tableau
18 19 (1.03%) ServiceNow