Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South East
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 90 172
Rank change year-on-year +47 +82 +72
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1658 1184 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.72% 3.32% 1.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.04% 26.39% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1031 665
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,400 £37,000 £33,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 5018 4486 3856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.32% 12.60% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4212 3806 3024
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +7.37% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +38 835 £57,500 +4.55% 39
Berkshire +46 418 £52,500 -4.55% 12
Oxfordshire +21 324 £61,500 +11.82% 24
Hampshire +65 296 £55,000 +15.79% 13
Surrey +15 245 £52,500 - 21
West Sussex +71 163 £47,500 -9.52% 7
Buckinghamshire +41 97 £55,000 +10.00% 3
East Sussex -7 62 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Middlesex +18 21 £37,500 -6.25%
Kent +4 21 £45,000 -7.69% 3
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 703 (42.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 682 (41.13%) Linux
3 600 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
4 581 (35.04%) Java
5 525 (31.66%) Python
6 489 (29.49%) DevOps
7 412 (24.85%) JavaScript
8 379 (22.86%) Docker
9 370 (22.32%) Web Services
10 357 (21.53%) Windows
11 337 (20.33%) SQL
12 326 (19.66%) Continuous Integration
13 318 (19.18%) Microsoft
14 288 (17.37%) Puppet
15 270 (16.28%) MySQL
16 261 (15.74%) Opscode Chef
17 260 (15.68%) C#
18 252 (15.20%) TDD
19 247 (14.90%) VMware
20 246 (14.84%) Software Engineering
21 237 (14.29%) Scrum
21 237 (14.29%) Bash Shell
22 235 (14.17%) AngularJS
22 235 (14.17%) Git (software)
23 230 (13.87%) Finance
24 219 (13.21%) SQL Server
25 218 (13.15%) HTML
26 213 (12.85%) .NET
27 209 (12.61%) Degree
28 207 (12.48%) Jenkins

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
1 142 (8.56%) Elasticsearch
2 73 (4.40%) Apache Spark
3 68 (4.10%) Apache
4 67 (4.04%) OpenStack
5 56 (3.38%) Skype for Business
6 44 (2.65%) Tomcat
7 37 (2.23%) Cloud Foundry
7 37 (2.23%) nginx
8 31 (1.87%) SharePoint
9 28 (1.69%) CMS
10 27 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 23 (1.39%) MS Exchange
12 22 (1.33%) Confluence
13 21 (1.27%) Apache Solr
13 21 (1.27%) JBoss
14 19 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
15 17 (1.03%) IIS
16 15 (0.90%) WebSphere
17 14 (0.84%) Jetty
17 14 (0.84%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
4 3 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.12%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.12%) Magento
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.12%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.060%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.060%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.060%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 703 (42.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 189 (11.40%) SaaS
3 144 (8.69%) IaaS
4 124 (7.48%) Amazon EC2
5 111 (6.69%) Office 365
6 109 (6.57%) PaaS
7 94 (5.67%) Google Cloud Platform
8 86 (5.19%) Amazon S3
9 84 (5.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 61 (3.68%) AWS CloudFormation
11 60 (3.62%) GitHub
12 59 (3.56%) Amazon SQS
13 53 (3.20%) Amazon ELB
14 49 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
15 22 (1.33%) OpenShift
16 17 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 9 (0.54%) Amazon EMR
17 9 (0.54%) Heroku
18 8 (0.48%) Route 53
19 7 (0.42%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 185 (11.16%) DNS
2 135 (8.14%) Firewall
3 95 (5.73%) VPN
4 89 (5.37%) Internet
5 84 (5.07%) DHCP
6 81 (4.89%) SAN
6 81 (4.89%) WAN
7 80 (4.83%) TCP/IP
8 63 (3.80%) Network Security
9 60 (3.62%) LAN
10 53 (3.20%) Skype
11 50 (3.02%) HTTP
11 50 (3.02%) LDAP
12 46 (2.77%) BGP
13 41 (2.47%) Kerberos
14 37 (2.23%) OSPF
14 37 (2.23%) PBX
15 36 (2.17%) AMQP
16 34 (2.05%) Cisco ASA
16 34 (2.05%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (16.28%) MySQL
2 219 (13.21%) SQL Server
3 207 (12.48%) NoSQL
4 125 (7.54%) Big Data
5 121 (7.30%) MongoDB
6 107 (6.45%) Relational Database
7 105 (6.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 83 (5.01%) Amazon RDS
9 72 (4.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 72 (4.34%) PostgreSQL
10 68 (4.10%) Redis
11 62 (3.74%) RDBMS
12 39 (2.35%) Hadoop
12 39 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 36 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 32 (1.93%) Oracle Database
15 29 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
16 27 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 20 (1.21%) Azure SQL Database
18 19 (1.15%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 235 (14.17%) Git (software)
2 207 (12.48%) Jenkins
3 113 (6.82%) JIRA
4 94 (5.67%) Maven
5 85 (5.13%) JUnit
6 67 (4.04%) Selenium
7 66 (3.98%) Subversion
8 50 (3.02%) Cucumber
9 46 (2.77%) Vagrant
10 44 (2.65%) TeamCity
11 35 (2.11%) Gradle
12 32 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 23 (1.39%) Ant
14 21 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
15 20 (1.21%) Sonatype Nexus
16 19 (1.15%) Eclipse
16 19 (1.15%) Visual Studio
17 18 (1.09%) gulp
17 18 (1.09%) JMeter
18 16 (0.97%) GitLab
General
1 230 (13.87%) Finance
2 102 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 91 (5.49%) Marketing
4 75 (4.52%) Electronics
5 64 (3.86%) Manufacturing
6 44 (2.65%) Retail
7 35 (2.11%) Banking
8 30 (1.81%) Publishing
9 25 (1.51%) Games
10 17 (1.03%) Legal
11 14 (0.84%) Advertising
12 7 (0.42%) Law
13 3 (0.18%) Automotive
13 3 (0.18%) Hindi Language
13 3 (0.18%) Japanese Language
14 2 (0.12%) Billing
14 2 (0.12%) German Language
14 2 (0.12%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.12%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 459 (27.68%) Developer
2 278 (16.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 187 (11.28%) Architect
4 186 (11.22%) Cloud Engineer
5 184 (11.10%) AWS Engineer
6 156 (9.41%) Java Developer
7 153 (9.23%) Senior Developer
8 118 (7.12%) Linux Engineer
9 111 (6.69%) AWS DevOps
10 110 (6.63%) .NET Developer
11 96 (5.79%) Administrator
11 96 (5.79%) Senior Java Developer
12 93 (5.61%) Systems Engineer
13 92 (5.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 87 (5.25%) Software Engineer
15 82 (4.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 81 (4.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
17 79 (4.76%) Software Developer
18 72 (4.34%) C# Developer
19 70 (4.22%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 370 (22.32%) Web Services
2 235 (14.17%) AngularJS
3 218 (13.15%) HTML
4 213 (12.85%) .NET
5 177 (10.68%) CSS
6 144 (8.69%) Node.js
6 144 (8.69%) REST
7 140 (8.44%) RESTful
8 136 (8.20%) Spring
9 118 (7.12%) ASP.NET
9 118 (7.12%) JSON
10 98 (5.91%) RabbitMQ
11 97 (5.85%) React
12 85 (5.13%) .NET Framework
12 85 (5.13%) SOAP
13 80 (4.83%) Entity Framework
14 79 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
15 78 (4.70%) HTML5
16 77 (4.64%) ASP.NET MVC
17 76 (4.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 159 (9.59%) Computer Science
2 85 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 78 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
3 78 (4.70%) Public Cloud
4 74 (4.46%) Fintech
5 73 (4.40%) Greenfield Project
6 66 (3.98%) User Experience
7 62 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
8 57 (3.44%) Private Cloud
9 44 (2.65%) Clustering
10 38 (2.29%) PKI
11 35 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
12 29 (1.75%) Management Information System
13 20 (1.21%) Algorithms
14 19 (1.15%) Replication
15 18 (1.09%) BYOD
15 18 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
15 18 (1.09%) Mobile App
16 17 (1.03%) Virtual Team
17 16 (0.97%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 682 (41.13%) Linux
2 357 (21.53%) Windows
3 156 (9.41%) Windows Server
4 146 (8.81%) Unix
5 108 (6.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 104 (6.27%) CentOS
7 76 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 61 (3.68%) Ubuntu
9 36 (2.17%) Debian
10 35 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 28 (1.69%) Windows 10
12 21 (1.27%) Apple iOS
13 18 (1.09%) Android
14 17 (1.03%) Mac OS X
14 17 (1.03%) Windows 7
15 15 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
16 12 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
17 11 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
18 10 (0.60%) CoreOS
18 10 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 600 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
2 489 (29.49%) DevOps
3 326 (19.66%) Continuous Integration
4 252 (15.20%) TDD
5 246 (14.84%) Software Engineering
6 237 (14.29%) Scrum
7 183 (11.04%) Microservices
8 150 (9.05%) Configuration Management
9 139 (8.38%) MVC
10 130 (7.84%) Test Automation
11 123 (7.42%) ITIL
12 120 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
13 118 (7.12%) BDD
13 118 (7.12%) Mentoring
14 108 (6.51%) Continuous Delivery
15 105 (6.33%) Open Source
16 98 (5.91%) Web Development
17 92 (5.55%) Migration
18 88 (5.31%) Kanban
19 82 (4.95%) OO
Programming Languages
1 581 (35.04%) Java
2 525 (31.66%) Python
3 412 (24.85%) JavaScript
4 337 (20.33%) SQL
5 260 (15.68%) C#
6 237 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 198 (11.94%) Ruby
8 174 (10.49%) PowerShell
9 163 (9.83%) Perl
10 149 (8.99%) C++
11 104 (6.27%) PHP
12 84 (5.07%) Go
13 57 (3.44%) C
14 54 (3.26%) Shell Script
15 43 (2.59%) T-SQL
16 31 (1.87%) Scala
17 30 (1.81%) R
18 29 (1.75%) F#
19 24 (1.45%) Tcl
20 22 (1.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 209 (12.61%) Degree
2 76 (4.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 55 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (2.05%) PhD
5 33 (1.99%) CCNP
6 29 (1.75%) Security Cleared
7 28 (1.69%) CCIE
8 26 (1.57%) CISSP
9 23 (1.39%) AWS Certification
10 22 (1.33%) SC Cleared
11 21 (1.27%) MCSE
12 18 (1.09%) CCNA
13 16 (0.97%) MCSA
14 15 (0.90%) MCP
15 14 (0.84%) CISM
16 13 (0.78%) CCDA
17 12 (0.72%) CEH
18 9 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
19 8 (0.48%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (4.52%) QA
2 27 (1.63%) GCP
3 23 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (1.39%) PCI DSS
3 23 (1.39%) SLA
4 12 (0.72%) PMO
5 7 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 6 (0.36%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.30%) COBIT
7 5 (0.30%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.30%) GDPR
8 4 (0.24%) ISO 22301
8 4 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.12%) WAI
10 1 (0.060%) Solvency II
System Software
1 379 (22.86%) Docker
2 166 (10.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 164 (9.89%) Active Directory
4 141 (8.50%) Hyper-V
5 33 (1.99%) KVM
6 28 (1.69%) vSphere
7 24 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
7 24 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (1.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 15 (0.90%) LXC
10 11 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 11 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
11 10 (0.60%) HDFS
12 8 (0.48%) iptables
12 8 (0.48%) VirtualBox
12 8 (0.48%) XenApp
13 7 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (0.42%) Terminal Services
14 6 (0.36%) vCloud
14 6 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 288 (17.37%) Puppet
2 261 (15.74%) Opscode Chef
3 204 (12.30%) Ansible
4 120 (7.24%) Kubernetes
5 117 (7.06%) Terraform
6 89 (5.37%) SCOM
7 80 (4.83%) SCCM
8 54 (3.26%) Nagios
9 39 (2.35%) Grafana
10 34 (2.05%) Packer
11 31 (1.87%) Mesos
12 29 (1.75%) Kibana
13 18 (1.09%) Salt
14 16 (0.97%) WSUS
15 14 (0.84%) SCVMM
16 12 (0.72%) StatsD
17 11 (0.66%) logstash
17 11 (0.66%) rkt
17 11 (0.66%) ZABBIX
18 10 (0.60%) Cacti
Vendors
1 318 (19.18%) Microsoft
2 247 (14.90%) VMware
3 130 (7.84%) Red Hat
4 123 (7.42%) Oracle
5 100 (6.03%) Google
6 96 (5.79%) Cisco
7 82 (4.95%) SAP
8 50 (3.02%) HP
9 42 (2.53%) Juniper
10 35 (2.11%) CheckPoint
11 34 (2.05%) Dell
12 33 (1.99%) New Relic
13 31 (1.87%) SolarWinds
14 30 (1.81%) Citrix
15 29 (1.75%) Palo Alto
16 28 (1.69%) IBM
17 20 (1.21%) CA
17 20 (1.21%) Tableau
18 19 (1.15%) ServiceNow
19 18 (1.09%) Rackspace