Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 42 85
Rank change year-on-year +10 +43 +82
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1,977 1,733 1,207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.84% 6.00% 3.41%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.54% 33.70% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,732 1,451 1,053
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,375 £35,100
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 6,076 5,142 4,565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.02% 17.82% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5,101 4,289 3,852
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +7.29%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +10 904 £56,000 -2.61% 170
Berkshire +5 491 £57,500 +4.55% 75
Hampshire +3 412 £52,500 -4.55% 55
Surrey +34 371 £55,000 - 63
Oxfordshire -2 288 £63,000 +2.44% 73
East Sussex +12 132 £55,000 +10.00% 21
Buckinghamshire +25 125 £45,000 -18.18% 22
West Sussex -24 93 £50,000 +3.09% 15
Kent +46 50 £40,000 -15.79% 14
Sussex +5 4 £77,500 +55.00%
Middlesex -6 2 £100,000 -
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 1,007 (50.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 906 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 711 (35.96%) Linux
4 637 (32.22%) DevOps
5 594 (30.05%) Java
6 521 (26.35%) JavaScript
7 519 (26.25%) SQL
8 490 (24.79%) Python
9 393 (19.88%) Jenkins
10 391 (19.78%) Docker
11 390 (19.73%) Microsoft
12 388 (19.63%) Windows
13 383 (19.37%) Web Services
14 371 (18.77%) Scrum
15 354 (17.91%) Git (software)
16 333 (16.84%) HTML
17 331 (16.74%) AngularJS
18 329 (16.64%) Continuous Integration
19 326 (16.49%) SQL Server
20 318 (16.08%) C#
21 317 (16.03%) Degree
22 308 (15.58%) VMware
23 306 (15.48%) .NET
24 302 (15.28%) TDD
25 291 (14.72%) Software Engineering
26 284 (14.37%) CSS
27 271 (13.71%) Microservices
28 265 (13.40%) MySQL
29 261 (13.20%) Ansible
30 255 (12.90%) 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
1 108 (5.46%) Elasticsearch
2 99 (5.01%) Confluence
3 80 (4.05%) Apache
4 74 (3.74%) OpenStack
5 73 (3.69%) Tomcat
6 72 (3.64%) JBoss
7 53 (2.68%) Apache Spark
8 50 (2.53%) nginx
9 43 (2.18%) IIS
10 31 (1.57%) SharePoint
10 31 (1.57%) WebLogic
11 25 (1.26%) CMS
11 25 (1.26%) MS Exchange
12 23 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 18 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
13 18 (0.91%) Skype for Business
13 18 (0.91%) WordPress
14 16 (0.81%) Umbraco
15 14 (0.71%) Drupal
15 14 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 42 (2.12%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (0.71%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.051%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.051%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 7 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.25%) Distributed Ledger
3 5 (0.25%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (0.20%) Magento
4 4 (0.20%) R3 Corda
4 4 (0.20%) SAP GRC
4 4 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (0.20%) TRIRIGA
5 2 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.10%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.051%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.051%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.051%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,007 (50.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 153 (7.74%) SaaS
3 148 (7.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 136 (6.88%) Office 365
4 136 (6.88%) PaaS
5 129 (6.53%) GitHub
6 128 (6.47%) Serverless
7 125 (6.32%) IaaS
8 112 (5.67%) Cloud Computing
9 103 (5.21%) Amazon EC2
10 102 (5.16%) Amazon S3
11 100 (5.06%) AWS Lambda
12 77 (3.89%) AWS CloudFormation
13 48 (2.43%) Amazon SQS
14 45 (2.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 42 (2.12%) Amazon Kinesis
16 40 (2.02%) OpenShift
17 37 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
18 35 (1.77%) Amazon EMR
19 28 (1.42%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 125 (6.32%) Firewall
2 92 (4.65%) DNS
3 88 (4.45%) TCP/IP
4 64 (3.24%) Network Security
5 54 (2.73%) WAN
6 49 (2.48%) VPN
7 48 (2.43%) LAN
8 47 (2.38%) DHCP
8 47 (2.38%) Internet
9 40 (2.02%) SAN
10 36 (1.82%) HTTP
11 35 (1.77%) VLAN
12 30 (1.52%) Wireless
13 25 (1.26%) Cisco ASA
14 20 (1.01%) BIG-IP
14 20 (1.01%) NAS
14 20 (1.01%) SSL
15 18 (0.91%) Skype
16 17 (0.86%) IPsec
17 13 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 326 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 265 (13.40%) MySQL
3 245 (12.39%) NoSQL
4 234 (11.84%) Relational Database
5 193 (9.76%) MongoDB
6 173 (8.75%) RDBMS
7 135 (6.83%) Big Data
8 117 (5.92%) PostgreSQL
9 93 (4.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 89 (4.50%) Amazon RDS
11 72 (3.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 66 (3.34%) Redis
13 49 (2.48%) Hadoop
14 44 (2.23%) SQL Server 2016
15 43 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
16 41 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 37 (1.87%) Amazon Redshift
18 31 (1.57%) MariaDB
18 31 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 30 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 393 (19.88%) Jenkins
2 354 (17.91%) Git (software)
3 210 (10.62%) JIRA
4 119 (6.02%) Maven
5 96 (4.86%) Subversion
6 80 (4.05%) JUnit
7 78 (3.95%) TeamCity
8 70 (3.54%) Vagrant
9 61 (3.09%) Selenium
10 60 (3.03%) Bitbucket
11 57 (2.88%) Visual Studio
12 51 (2.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 46 (2.33%) Gradle
14 43 (2.18%) Mockito
15 40 (2.02%) Cucumber
15 40 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
15 40 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
16 36 (1.82%) Eclipse
17 35 (1.77%) GitLab
18 31 (1.57%) IntelliJ
General
1 227 (11.48%) Finance
2 119 (6.02%) Retail
3 71 (3.59%) Marketing
4 65 (3.29%) Telecoms
5 62 (3.14%) Games
6 59 (2.98%) Electronics
7 37 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 36 (1.82%) Publishing
9 30 (1.52%) Banking
10 19 (0.96%) Hindi Language
10 19 (0.96%) Punjabi Language
10 19 (0.96%) Urdu Language
11 15 (0.76%) Advertising
11 15 (0.76%) Legal
12 10 (0.51%) German Language
12 10 (0.51%) Italian Language
13 8 (0.40%) Automotive
13 8 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.35%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 667 (33.74%) Developer
2 334 (16.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 257 (13.00%) Architect
4 203 (10.27%) Java Developer
5 146 (7.38%) Senior Developer
6 117 (5.92%) Software Engineer
7 114 (5.77%) AWS Engineer
8 108 (5.46%) .NET Developer
9 107 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
10 96 (4.86%) Software Developer
11 95 (4.81%) Cloud Architect
12 87 (4.40%) Cloud Engineer
13 86 (4.35%) C# Developer
14 77 (3.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 69 (3.49%) Linux Engineer
16 64 (3.24%) Full Stack Developer
17 63 (3.19%) AWS DevOps
18 62 (3.14%) Analyst
18 62 (3.14%) C# .NET Developer
19 61 (3.09%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 383 (19.37%) Web Services
2 333 (16.84%) HTML
3 331 (16.74%) AngularJS
4 306 (15.48%) .NET
5 284 (14.37%) CSS
6 222 (11.23%) Spring
7 202 (10.22%) RESTful
8 173 (8.75%) REST
9 145 (7.33%) HTML5
10 144 (7.28%) Node.js
10 144 (7.28%) React
11 116 (5.87%) ASP.NET
12 112 (5.67%) jQuery
13 95 (4.81%) .NET Framework
14 92 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
15 90 (4.55%) Spring Boot
16 89 (4.50%) JSON
17 84 (4.25%) CSS3
18 82 (4.15%) SOAP
19 81 (4.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 208 (10.52%) Computer Science
2 159 (8.04%) Data Centre
3 154 (7.79%) Public Cloud
4 120 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
5 111 (5.61%) User Experience
6 90 (4.55%) Management Information System
7 87 (4.40%) Mobile App
8 69 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
9 66 (3.34%) Enterprise Software
10 57 (2.88%) Linux Command Line
11 55 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
12 45 (2.28%) Private Cloud
13 39 (1.97%) Fintech
14 37 (1.87%) Algorithms
15 33 (1.67%) Replication
16 25 (1.26%) PMI
17 21 (1.06%) Mainframe
18 16 (0.81%) Cloud Native
18 16 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
19 15 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 711 (35.96%) Linux
2 388 (19.63%) Windows
3 175 (8.85%) Windows Server
4 132 (6.68%) Unix
5 91 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 68 (3.44%) CentOS
7 53 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 50 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 46 (2.33%) Ubuntu
10 40 (2.02%) Windows 10
11 31 (1.57%) Solaris
12 30 (1.52%) Android
13 29 (1.47%) Apple iOS
14 25 (1.26%) Debian
15 16 (0.81%) Mac OS X
15 16 (0.81%) Windows 8
16 14 (0.71%) Windows 7
17 8 (0.40%) VMS
18 7 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
19 6 (0.30%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 906 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 637 (32.22%) DevOps
3 371 (18.77%) Scrum
4 329 (16.64%) Continuous Integration
5 302 (15.28%) TDD
6 291 (14.72%) Software Engineering
7 271 (13.71%) Microservices
8 212 (10.72%) Test Automation
9 191 (9.66%) Problem-Solving
10 176 (8.90%) BDD
11 173 (8.75%) Analytics
12 172 (8.70%) MVC
13 166 (8.40%) Kanban
14 164 (8.30%) Configuration Management
14 164 (8.30%) OO
15 160 (8.09%) Continuous Delivery
16 153 (7.74%) Open Source
17 151 (7.64%) ITIL
18 142 (7.18%) SDLC
19 134 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 594 (30.05%) Java
2 521 (26.35%) JavaScript
3 519 (26.25%) SQL
4 490 (24.79%) Python
5 318 (16.08%) C#
6 181 (9.16%) Ruby
7 179 (9.05%) Bash Shell
8 161 (8.14%) PowerShell
9 148 (7.49%) PHP
10 137 (6.93%) Java 8
11 86 (4.35%) C++
12 85 (4.30%) Perl
13 76 (3.84%) Shell Script
14 65 (3.29%) C
14 65 (3.29%) Scala
15 63 (3.19%) T-SQL
16 61 (3.09%) TypeScript
17 52 (2.63%) Go
18 39 (1.97%) ES6
18 39 (1.97%) F#
Qualifications
1 317 (16.03%) Degree
2 104 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 104 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 83 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 69 (3.49%) MCSE
5 60 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 47 (2.38%) SC Cleared
7 42 (2.12%) CCNA
8 37 (1.87%) MCSA
9 28 (1.42%) CISSP
10 26 (1.32%) PMI Certification
10 26 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 21 (1.06%) DV Cleared
12 20 (1.01%) AWS Certification
12 20 (1.01%) Master's Degree
13 19 (0.96%) CISM
14 17 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
14 17 (0.86%) SSCP
15 16 (0.81%) CCIE
15 16 (0.81%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (5.77%) QA
2 56 (2.83%) SLA
3 40 (2.02%) GDPR
4 38 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (1.06%) Cyber Essentials
6 20 (1.01%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.46%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.35%) GAMP
9 5 (0.25%) COBIT
9 5 (0.25%) PA-DSS
10 4 (0.20%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.20%) PSD2
11 3 (0.15%) DICOM
12 2 (0.10%) Government Security Classifications
12 2 (0.10%) GPG13
12 2 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.10%) WCAG
13 1 (0.051%) PMO
System Software
1 391 (19.78%) Docker
2 222 (11.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 202 (10.22%) Active Directory
4 89 (4.50%) Hyper-V
5 53 (2.68%) vSphere
6 36 (1.82%) oVirt
7 31 (1.57%) RHEV
8 22 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
9 21 (1.06%) LXC
10 20 (1.01%) HDFS
10 20 (1.01%) KVM
10 20 (1.01%) VirtualBox
11 16 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
12 15 (0.76%) Firmware
13 13 (0.66%) XenServer
14 12 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
15 10 (0.51%) Xen
16 9 (0.46%) vCloud
17 8 (0.40%) NFS
18 7 (0.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 261 (13.20%) Ansible
2 255 (12.90%) Puppet
3 228 (11.53%) Kubernetes
4 197 (9.96%) Opscode Chef
5 172 (8.70%) Terraform
6 49 (2.48%) SCCM
7 47 (2.38%) Kibana
8 31 (1.57%) Grafana
9 30 (1.52%) Nagios
9 30 (1.52%) Packer
10 28 (1.42%) ZABBIX
11 26 (1.32%) Salt
12 25 (1.26%) SCOM
13 20 (1.01%) HAProxy
14 15 (0.76%) Docker Swarm
15 14 (0.71%) SCSM
15 14 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
16 12 (0.61%) logstash
17 11 (0.56%) Prometheus
18 10 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 390 (19.73%) Microsoft
2 308 (15.58%) VMware
3 229 (11.58%) Oracle
4 201 (10.17%) Google
5 130 (6.58%) Cisco
6 80 (4.05%) Red Hat
7 78 (3.95%) SAP
8 45 (2.28%) Citrix
9 43 (2.18%) Atlassian
10 39 (1.97%) F5
10 39 (1.97%) HP
11 38 (1.92%) Talend
12 37 (1.87%) Juniper
13 35 (1.77%) SolarWinds
14 33 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
15 28 (1.42%) Tableau
16 27 (1.37%) Dell
17 26 (1.32%) New Relic
18 25 (1.26%) NetApp
19 24 (1.21%) EMC