Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South East
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 63 133
Rank change year-on-year +26 +70 +71
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1,898 1,252 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.26% 4.31% 2.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.43% 28.29% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,610 1,129 882
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,650 £37,025
90th Percentile £75,100 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.29%

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 6,238 4,425 4,526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.57% 15.23% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5,134 3,800 3,868
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +4.44%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,425
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +1.01%

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 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 22 May 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 +23 967 £58,000 +5.45% 132
Berkshire +22 527 £57,500 +6.98% 73
Surrey +31 369 £54,500 -0.91% 43
Oxfordshire +15 355 £63,000 +9.57% 46
Hampshire +35 328 £50,000 -9.09% 59
East Sussex +7 114 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Buckinghamshire +4 86 £45,000 -18.18% 13
West Sussex -31 65 £47,500 +5.56% 12
Kent +24 39 £55,000 +15.79% 8
Middlesex +1 13 £80,000 +45.45% 1
Sussex - 1 - -
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 930 (49.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 807 (42.52%) Agile Software Development
3 713 (37.57%) Linux
4 592 (31.19%) Python
5 579 (30.51%) Java
6 571 (30.08%) DevOps
7 454 (23.92%) JavaScript
8 417 (21.97%) SQL
9 401 (21.13%) Windows
10 376 (19.81%) Scrum
11 356 (18.76%) Continuous Integration
12 349 (18.39%) Web Services
13 342 (18.02%) Jenkins
14 328 (17.28%) Microsoft
15 319 (16.81%) Software Engineering
16 310 (16.33%) TDD
17 293 (15.44%) HTML
18 291 (15.33%) Docker
19 285 (15.02%) VMware
20 276 (14.54%) Degree
21 272 (14.33%) C#
22 266 (14.01%) AngularJS
23 260 (13.70%) Oracle
24 259 (13.65%) SQL Server
25 252 (13.28%) Microservices
26 250 (13.17%) Puppet
27 247 (13.01%) Ansible
28 241 (12.70%) Git (software)
29 240 (12.64%) MySQL
30 235 (12.38%) CSS

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 99 (5.22%) OpenStack
2 89 (4.69%) Apache
3 85 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
4 76 (4.00%) JBoss
5 61 (3.21%) Confluence
6 50 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 42 (2.21%) Apache Spark
8 35 (1.84%) WebLogic
9 30 (1.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 29 (1.53%) IIS
10 29 (1.53%) WebSphere
11 28 (1.48%) SAS
12 26 (1.37%) nginx
13 21 (1.11%) Apache Solr
14 20 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
14 20 (1.05%) CMS
15 19 (1.00%) WordPress
16 17 (0.90%) SharePoint
17 15 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
18 11 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.26%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.053%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.053%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 11 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.37%) NetSuite
2 7 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.21%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 2 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.053%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.053%) Magento
6 1 (0.053%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.053%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.053%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.053%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 930 (49.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 174 (9.17%) SaaS
3 147 (7.74%) Google Cloud Platform
4 139 (7.32%) IaaS
5 123 (6.48%) GitHub
6 95 (5.01%) PaaS
7 91 (4.79%) Office 365
8 79 (4.16%) Amazon EC2
9 76 (4.00%) Amazon S3
10 58 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
11 56 (2.95%) AWS CloudFormation
12 54 (2.85%) Serverless
13 39 (2.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 33 (1.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 29 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
16 24 (1.26%) Amazon Glacier
17 22 (1.16%) Slack
18 20 (1.05%) OpenShift
19 17 (0.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 16 (0.84%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 174 (9.17%) Firewall
2 144 (7.59%) WAN
3 118 (6.22%) LAN
4 105 (5.53%) VPN
5 100 (5.27%) DNS
6 81 (4.27%) Network Security
7 69 (3.64%) TCP/IP
8 66 (3.48%) DHCP
9 53 (2.79%) HTTP
10 51 (2.69%) VLAN
11 46 (2.42%) Internet
12 42 (2.21%) MPLS
13 38 (2.00%) SAN
14 36 (1.90%) IPsec
15 32 (1.69%) SSL
16 30 (1.58%) VoIP
17 29 (1.53%) DMZ
17 29 (1.53%) Intrusion Detection
18 28 (1.48%) NAS
18 28 (1.48%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (13.65%) SQL Server
2 240 (12.64%) MySQL
3 232 (12.22%) NoSQL
4 181 (9.54%) MongoDB
5 174 (9.17%) Relational Database
6 163 (8.59%) Big Data
7 108 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
8 104 (5.48%) RDBMS
9 96 (5.06%) Apache Cassandra
10 64 (3.37%) Hadoop
11 56 (2.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 51 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
13 40 (2.11%) Amazon RDS
14 36 (1.90%) MariaDB
15 32 (1.69%) HBase
16 28 (1.48%) Oracle Database
17 27 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
18 22 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
18 22 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 18 (0.95%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 342 (18.02%) Jenkins
2 241 (12.70%) Git (software)
3 169 (8.90%) JIRA
4 115 (6.06%) Selenium
5 60 (3.16%) JUnit
6 59 (3.11%) Subversion
7 52 (2.74%) TeamCity
8 45 (2.37%) Vagrant
9 44 (2.32%) Cucumber
10 41 (2.16%) Maven
11 37 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 36 (1.90%) Visual Studio
13 33 (1.74%) Bitbucket
14 29 (1.53%) Visual Studio Team System
15 28 (1.48%) Protractor
16 27 (1.42%) SoapUI
17 22 (1.16%) Travis CI
18 21 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
19 17 (0.90%) HP UFT
19 17 (0.90%) Jasmine
General
1 183 (9.64%) Finance
2 66 (3.48%) Publishing
2 66 (3.48%) Retail
3 61 (3.21%) Telecoms
4 60 (3.16%) Marketing
5 28 (1.48%) Banking
6 22 (1.16%) Electronics
7 21 (1.11%) Games
8 13 (0.68%) German Language
8 13 (0.68%) Italian Language
9 11 (0.58%) Advertising
10 9 (0.47%) Law
10 9 (0.47%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.42%) Back Office
12 6 (0.32%) Billing
13 5 (0.26%) Dutch Language
13 5 (0.26%) French Language
13 5 (0.26%) Portuguese Language
13 5 (0.26%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.26%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 594 (31.30%) Developer
2 248 (13.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 239 (12.59%) Architect
4 206 (10.85%) Java Developer
5 160 (8.43%) Senior Developer
6 136 (7.17%) Software Engineer
7 111 (5.85%) AWS Engineer
7 111 (5.85%) Cloud Engineer
8 105 (5.53%) Software Developer
9 92 (4.85%) Linux Engineer
10 90 (4.74%) Solutions Architect
11 89 (4.69%) Administrator
12 88 (4.64%) Cloud Architect
13 81 (4.27%) .NET Developer
14 80 (4.21%) Senior Java Developer
15 79 (4.16%) Python Developer
16 78 (4.11%) Java Engineer
16 78 (4.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
17 73 (3.85%) AWS DevOps
18 69 (3.64%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 349 (18.39%) Web Services
2 293 (15.44%) HTML
3 266 (14.01%) AngularJS
4 235 (12.38%) CSS
5 226 (11.91%) .NET
6 203 (10.70%) Spring
7 162 (8.54%) REST
8 146 (7.69%) Node.js
9 138 (7.27%) RESTful
10 133 (7.01%) HTML5
11 129 (6.80%) React
12 120 (6.32%) Django
13 111 (5.85%) ASP.NET
14 100 (5.27%) JSON
15 88 (4.64%) SOAP
16 87 (4.58%) Middleware
17 85 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web API
18 78 (4.11%) jQuery
19 70 (3.69%) ASP.NET MVC
20 67 (3.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 212 (11.17%) Computer Science
2 146 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 119 (6.27%) Public Cloud
4 112 (5.90%) Mobile App
5 101 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
6 85 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
7 83 (4.37%) User Experience
8 63 (3.32%) Private Cloud
9 52 (2.74%) Hybrid Cloud
10 39 (2.05%) Fintech
11 35 (1.84%) Linux Command Line
11 35 (1.84%) Management Information System
12 33 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
13 30 (1.58%) Greenfield Project
14 24 (1.26%) Clustering
15 18 (0.95%) Replication
16 14 (0.74%) Driving Licence
17 12 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
18 11 (0.58%) Semantic Web
19 10 (0.53%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 713 (37.57%) Linux
2 401 (21.13%) Windows
3 147 (7.74%) Windows Server
4 109 (5.74%) Unix
5 99 (5.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 55 (2.90%) Ubuntu
7 50 (2.63%) CentOS
8 48 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 46 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (1.63%) Android
11 22 (1.16%) Solaris
12 21 (1.11%) Apple iOS
13 20 (1.05%) Debian
14 12 (0.63%) Windows 10
15 11 (0.58%) Windows 7
16 9 (0.47%) DC/OS
17 7 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
17 7 (0.37%) Windows 8
18 5 (0.26%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.26%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 807 (42.52%) Agile Software Development
2 571 (30.08%) DevOps
3 376 (19.81%) Scrum
4 356 (18.76%) Continuous Integration
5 319 (16.81%) Software Engineering
6 310 (16.33%) TDD
7 252 (13.28%) Microservices
8 216 (11.38%) Test Automation
9 208 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
10 168 (8.85%) Configuration Management
11 163 (8.59%) ITIL
12 157 (8.27%) MVC
13 139 (7.32%) Migration
14 135 (7.11%) Project Management
15 134 (7.06%) Open Source
16 129 (6.80%) BDD
16 129 (6.80%) Kanban
17 127 (6.69%) Analytics
17 127 (6.69%) Machine Learning
18 118 (6.22%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 592 (31.19%) Python
2 579 (30.51%) Java
3 454 (23.92%) JavaScript
4 417 (21.97%) SQL
5 272 (14.33%) C#
6 190 (10.01%) Ruby
7 167 (8.80%) PowerShell
8 161 (8.48%) Bash Shell
9 135 (7.11%) PHP
10 127 (6.69%) Perl
11 110 (5.80%) C++
12 88 (4.64%) Java 8
13 72 (3.79%) Go
14 64 (3.37%) Scala
15 52 (2.74%) R
16 49 (2.58%) TypeScript
17 46 (2.42%) T-SQL
18 45 (2.37%) C
19 29 (1.53%) PL/SQL
20 24 (1.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 276 (14.54%) Degree
2 93 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 70 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
3 70 (3.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 69 (3.64%) MCSE
5 48 (2.53%) CCNA
6 45 (2.37%) CCIE
7 40 (2.11%) CCNP
8 32 (1.69%) AWS Certification
9 28 (1.48%) MCSD
9 28 (1.48%) Security Cleared
10 26 (1.37%) CISSP
11 22 (1.16%) PhD
12 21 (1.11%) CISM
13 20 (1.05%) Master's Degree
14 19 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 16 (0.84%) MCSA
16 12 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
17 11 (0.58%) MCP
18 10 (0.53%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (6.27%) QA
2 61 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 59 (3.11%) GDPR
4 34 (1.79%) GCP
5 24 (1.26%) PCI DSS
6 18 (0.95%) SLA
7 17 (0.90%) COBIT
8 15 (0.79%) Data Quality
9 11 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
10 8 (0.42%) PMO
11 6 (0.32%) GPG13
11 6 (0.32%) PSD2
12 5 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 4 (0.21%) HIPAA
13 4 (0.21%) PA-DSS
14 1 (0.053%) DICOM
14 1 (0.053%) ISO 22301
14 1 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 1 (0.053%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 291 (15.33%) Docker
2 198 (10.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 158 (8.32%) Active Directory
4 100 (5.27%) Hyper-V
5 29 (1.53%) vSphere
6 28 (1.48%) HDFS
7 18 (0.95%) vCloud
8 15 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (0.63%) XenApp
10 11 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
10 11 (0.58%) VirtualBox
11 10 (0.53%) VMware NSX
12 9 (0.47%) KVM
12 9 (0.47%) oVirt
12 9 (0.47%) RHEV
13 7 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
14 6 (0.32%) iptables
14 6 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (0.26%) Firmware
16 3 (0.16%) NDS
Systems Management
1 250 (13.17%) Puppet
2 247 (13.01%) Ansible
3 199 (10.48%) Opscode Chef
4 130 (6.85%) Terraform
5 123 (6.48%) Kubernetes
6 44 (2.32%) SCCM
7 38 (2.00%) Packer
8 28 (1.48%) Kibana
9 23 (1.21%) Docker Swarm
10 20 (1.05%) logstash
11 16 (0.84%) Nagios
12 13 (0.68%) FortiGate
13 11 (0.58%) Salt
13 11 (0.58%) SCOM
13 11 (0.58%) Tivoli
14 10 (0.53%) AirWatch
15 9 (0.47%) Backup Exec
16 8 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
16 8 (0.42%) Rancher
17 7 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 328 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 285 (15.02%) VMware
3 260 (13.70%) Oracle
4 191 (10.06%) Google
5 150 (7.90%) Cisco
6 86 (4.53%) Red Hat
7 79 (4.16%) Citrix
8 59 (3.11%) HP
9 50 (2.63%) SAP
10 49 (2.58%) F5
11 44 (2.32%) Splunk
12 43 (2.27%) SolarWinds
13 36 (1.90%) IBM
14 32 (1.69%) Atlassian
14 32 (1.69%) Talend
15 31 (1.63%) NetApp
16 28 (1.48%) Juniper
17 27 (1.42%) Dell
18 26 (1.37%) Palo Alto
19 24 (1.26%) Zscaler