Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 51 100
Rank change year-on-year +18 +49 +91
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 2,008 1,555 1,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.79% 5.30% 3.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.38% 31.65% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,752 1,321 1,033
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,000 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,900 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +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 6,201 4,913 4,601
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.96% 16.75% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5,181 4,166 3,908
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +11 981 £55,000 -4.35% 129
Berkshire +11 519 £57,500 +4.55% 65
Hampshire +10 374 £55,000 -4.35% 49
Surrey +51 360 £55,000 - 43
Oxfordshire +3 341 £60,000 - 53
East Sussex +14 137 £50,000 - 7
Buckinghamshire +30 121 £45,000 -18.18% 11
West Sussex -18 85 £50,000 +8.70% 14
Kent +35 51 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Middlesex +10 12 £85,000 +126.67% 2
Sussex -10 1 £77,500 +55.00%
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 990 (49.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 887 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
3 731 (36.40%) Linux
4 584 (29.08%) DevOps
5 581 (28.93%) Java
6 557 (27.74%) Python
7 529 (26.34%) JavaScript
8 468 (23.31%) SQL
9 418 (20.82%) Windows
10 404 (20.12%) Scrum
11 386 (19.22%) Microsoft
12 385 (19.17%) Web Services
13 361 (17.98%) Jenkins
14 353 (17.58%) Docker
15 341 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
16 340 (16.93%) HTML
17 326 (16.24%) TDD
18 325 (16.19%) SQL Server
19 320 (15.94%) AngularJS
20 319 (15.89%) Software Engineering
21 317 (15.79%) VMware
22 296 (14.74%) Git (software)
23 295 (14.69%) CSS
24 294 (14.64%) C#
25 291 (14.49%) Degree
26 285 (14.19%) MySQL
27 281 (13.99%) .NET
27 281 (13.99%) NoSQL
28 256 (12.75%) Microservices
29 242 (12.05%) Puppet

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
1 106 (5.28%) Elasticsearch
2 93 (4.63%) OpenStack
3 79 (3.93%) Confluence
4 78 (3.88%) Apache
5 75 (3.74%) JBoss
6 58 (2.89%) Tomcat
7 50 (2.49%) Apache Spark
8 37 (1.84%) IIS
9 34 (1.69%) WebLogic
10 30 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 29 (1.44%) nginx
12 28 (1.39%) MS Exchange
13 26 (1.29%) SAS
14 23 (1.15%) Skype for Business
15 19 (0.95%) WebSphere
16 18 (0.90%) CMS
16 18 (0.90%) SharePoint
17 17 (0.85%) Apache Solr
18 16 (0.80%) WordPress
19 10 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.25%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.100%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.050%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.050%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 8 (0.40%) NetSuite
2 7 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 6 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.25%) Distributed Ledger
4 5 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.20%) R3 Corda
5 4 (0.20%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 4 (0.20%) TRIRIGA
6 2 (0.100%) Magento
7 1 (0.050%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.050%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.050%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.050%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 990 (49.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 169 (8.42%) Google Cloud Platform
3 163 (8.12%) SaaS
4 149 (7.42%) IaaS
5 130 (6.47%) PaaS
6 123 (6.13%) GitHub
6 123 (6.13%) Office 365
7 109 (5.43%) Serverless
8 102 (5.08%) Amazon S3
9 89 (4.43%) Amazon EC2
10 85 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
11 84 (4.18%) AWS Lambda
12 76 (3.78%) AWS CloudFormation
13 52 (2.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 37 (1.84%) OpenShift
15 35 (1.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 31 (1.54%) Amazon Kinesis
17 30 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
18 29 (1.44%) Amazon ELB
19 23 (1.15%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 127 (6.32%) Firewall
2 94 (4.68%) DNS
3 86 (4.28%) WAN
4 80 (3.98%) TCP/IP
5 77 (3.83%) Network Security
6 74 (3.69%) LAN
7 69 (3.44%) VPN
8 57 (2.84%) DHCP
9 54 (2.69%) VLAN
10 50 (2.49%) Internet
11 45 (2.24%) SAN
12 38 (1.89%) HTTP
13 32 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
14 30 (1.49%) NAS
15 27 (1.34%) IPsec
15 27 (1.34%) MPLS
16 25 (1.25%) Wireless
17 21 (1.05%) AMQP
18 18 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
18 18 (0.90%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (16.19%) SQL Server
2 285 (14.19%) MySQL
3 281 (13.99%) NoSQL
4 223 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 211 (10.51%) MongoDB
6 153 (7.62%) RDBMS
7 131 (6.52%) Big Data
8 126 (6.27%) PostgreSQL
9 113 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 67 (3.34%) Amazon RDS
11 66 (3.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 61 (3.04%) Hadoop
13 51 (2.54%) SQL Server 2016
14 47 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
14 47 (2.34%) Redis
15 34 (1.69%) MariaDB
16 32 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
17 28 (1.39%) Amazon Redshift
18 27 (1.34%) Cosmos DB
19 25 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 361 (17.98%) Jenkins
2 296 (14.74%) Git (software)
3 188 (9.36%) JIRA
4 80 (3.98%) Subversion
5 77 (3.83%) Selenium
6 74 (3.69%) TeamCity
7 72 (3.59%) Maven
8 62 (3.09%) JUnit
9 60 (2.99%) Vagrant
10 55 (2.74%) Bitbucket
11 41 (2.04%) Cucumber
11 41 (2.04%) Visual Studio
12 36 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 34 (1.69%) GitLab
14 32 (1.59%) Gradle
15 30 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
16 28 (1.39%) SoapUI
16 28 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
17 23 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
17 23 (1.15%) Protractor
General
1 214 (10.66%) Finance
2 131 (6.52%) Retail
3 66 (3.29%) Telecoms
4 61 (3.04%) Marketing
5 56 (2.79%) Games
6 51 (2.54%) Publishing
7 38 (1.89%) Electronics
8 32 (1.59%) Banking
9 19 (0.95%) Hindi Language
9 19 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 19 (0.95%) Punjabi Language
9 19 (0.95%) Urdu Language
10 18 (0.90%) Advertising
10 18 (0.90%) German Language
11 16 (0.80%) Italian Language
12 8 (0.40%) French Language
12 8 (0.40%) Legal
12 8 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.35%) Portuguese Language
13 7 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 687 (34.21%) Developer
2 302 (15.04%) DevOps Engineer
3 227 (11.30%) Architect
4 198 (9.86%) Java Developer
5 153 (7.62%) Senior Developer
6 137 (6.82%) Software Engineer
7 118 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
8 116 (5.78%) .NET Developer
9 102 (5.08%) Cloud Engineer
10 100 (4.98%) Software Developer
11 94 (4.68%) Cloud Architect
12 89 (4.43%) C# Developer
13 88 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
14 82 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 79 (3.93%) AWS Developer
16 78 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
16 78 (3.88%) Python Developer
17 77 (3.83%) AWS DevOps
18 76 (3.78%) Full Stack Developer
19 75 (3.74%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (19.17%) Web Services
2 340 (16.93%) HTML
3 320 (15.94%) AngularJS
4 295 (14.69%) CSS
5 281 (13.99%) .NET
6 212 (10.56%) Spring
7 186 (9.26%) RESTful
8 172 (8.57%) REST
9 154 (7.67%) Node.js
10 145 (7.22%) HTML5
11 144 (7.17%) React
12 116 (5.78%) ASP.NET
13 107 (5.33%) jQuery
14 101 (5.03%) .NET Framework
15 96 (4.78%) ASP.NET Web API
16 95 (4.73%) Django
17 92 (4.58%) SOAP
18 91 (4.53%) JSON
19 74 (3.69%) CSS3
20 71 (3.54%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 206 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 168 (8.37%) Data Centre
3 140 (6.97%) Public Cloud
4 123 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
5 117 (5.83%) Mobile App
6 112 (5.58%) User Experience
7 84 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
8 59 (2.94%) Management Information System
9 52 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
10 49 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
11 48 (2.39%) Private Cloud
12 45 (2.24%) Greenfield Project
13 33 (1.64%) Replication
14 32 (1.59%) Fintech
14 32 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
15 30 (1.49%) Algorithms
16 25 (1.25%) Clustering
17 21 (1.05%) PMI
18 17 (0.85%) Cloud Native
18 17 (0.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 731 (36.40%) Linux
2 418 (20.82%) Windows
3 189 (9.41%) Windows Server
4 133 (6.62%) Unix
5 85 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 64 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 58 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 49 (2.44%) CentOS
9 48 (2.39%) Ubuntu
10 30 (1.49%) Android
11 25 (1.25%) Solaris
12 24 (1.20%) Windows 10
13 23 (1.15%) Apple iOS
14 22 (1.10%) Debian
15 16 (0.80%) Windows 7
16 13 (0.65%) Windows 8
17 10 (0.50%) DC/OS
18 8 (0.40%) Mac OS X
19 7 (0.35%) Mac OS
20 6 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 887 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
2 584 (29.08%) DevOps
3 404 (20.12%) Scrum
4 341 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
5 326 (16.24%) TDD
6 319 (15.89%) Software Engineering
7 256 (12.75%) Microservices
8 209 (10.41%) Test Automation
9 201 (10.01%) Problem-Solving
10 178 (8.86%) ITIL
11 175 (8.72%) MVC
12 172 (8.57%) Analytics
13 169 (8.42%) BDD
14 155 (7.72%) Kanban
15 151 (7.52%) Continuous Delivery
16 148 (7.37%) Open Source
17 147 (7.32%) Project Management
18 145 (7.22%) Web Development
19 143 (7.12%) OO
20 140 (6.97%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 581 (28.93%) Java
2 557 (27.74%) Python
3 529 (26.34%) JavaScript
4 468 (23.31%) SQL
5 294 (14.64%) C#
6 190 (9.46%) Ruby
7 180 (8.96%) Bash Shell
8 179 (8.91%) PowerShell
9 159 (7.92%) PHP
10 108 (5.38%) Java 8
11 94 (4.68%) Perl
12 72 (3.59%) TypeScript
13 69 (3.44%) C++
14 66 (3.29%) Scala
15 60 (2.99%) Go
16 50 (2.49%) C
16 50 (2.49%) Shell Script
16 50 (2.49%) T-SQL
17 48 (2.39%) R
18 40 (1.99%) ES6
Qualifications
1 291 (14.49%) Degree
2 109 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 94 (4.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 86 (4.28%) MCSE
5 75 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
6 72 (3.59%) Security Cleared
7 54 (2.69%) CCNA
8 35 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 33 (1.64%) CCIE
10 32 (1.59%) AWS Certification
11 30 (1.49%) MCSA
12 28 (1.39%) CCNP
13 26 (1.29%) SC Cleared
14 25 (1.25%) PMI Certification
15 24 (1.20%) CISSP
16 19 (0.95%) CISM
16 19 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
16 19 (0.95%) Master's Degree
17 17 (0.85%) PhD
18 15 (0.75%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (5.23%) QA
2 55 (2.74%) SLA
3 49 (2.44%) GDPR
3 49 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 45 (2.24%) GCP
5 20 (1.00%) PCI DSS
6 18 (0.90%) COBIT
7 14 (0.70%) Data Quality
8 13 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
9 7 (0.35%) GAMP
10 6 (0.30%) PA-DSS
11 5 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 4 (0.20%) GPG13
13 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 2 (0.100%) PSD2
14 2 (0.100%) WCAG
15 1 (0.050%) DICOM
15 1 (0.050%) PMBOK
System Software
1 353 (17.58%) Docker
2 233 (11.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 197 (9.81%) Active Directory
4 95 (4.73%) Hyper-V
5 52 (2.59%) vSphere
6 30 (1.49%) oVirt
7 26 (1.29%) HDFS
8 25 (1.25%) RHEV
9 19 (0.95%) KVM
10 18 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
11 17 (0.85%) VirtualBox
12 12 (0.60%) LXC
12 12 (0.60%) vCloud
12 12 (0.60%) XenServer
13 10 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
13 10 (0.50%) XenApp
14 9 (0.45%) Firmware
14 9 (0.45%) Samba
14 9 (0.45%) Xen
15 8 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 242 (12.05%) Puppet
2 229 (11.40%) Ansible
3 200 (9.96%) Opscode Chef
4 186 (9.26%) Kubernetes
5 154 (7.67%) Terraform
6 66 (3.29%) SCCM
7 40 (1.99%) Kibana
8 31 (1.54%) SCOM
9 25 (1.25%) Packer
10 20 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
11 19 (0.95%) Grafana
12 18 (0.90%) ZABBIX
13 16 (0.80%) logstash
13 16 (0.80%) Nagios
14 15 (0.75%) Salt
15 13 (0.65%) SCSM
16 12 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
16 12 (0.60%) SCVMM
16 12 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
17 11 (0.55%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 386 (19.22%) Microsoft
2 317 (15.79%) VMware
3 228 (11.35%) Google
4 212 (10.56%) Oracle
5 159 (7.92%) Cisco
6 78 (3.88%) Red Hat
7 70 (3.49%) Citrix
8 62 (3.09%) SAP
9 56 (2.79%) HP
10 51 (2.54%) SolarWinds
11 47 (2.34%) F5
12 45 (2.24%) Talend
13 43 (2.14%) Juniper
14 42 (2.09%) Atlassian
15 41 (2.04%) Splunk
16 38 (1.89%) Dell
17 36 (1.79%) NetApp
18 33 (1.64%) EMC
19 32 (1.59%) IBM
20 28 (1.39%) Salesforce.com