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

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 68 156
Rank change year-on-year +26 +88 +52
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 1,861 1,243 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.91% 4.00% 2.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.98% 28.19% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,578 1,120 779
South East median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +0.93% +12.63%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
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 6,208 4,410 4,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.73% 14.20% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5,153 3,737 3,701
South East median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +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 February 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 February 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 +32 890 £58,000 +0.87% 170
Berkshire +24 443 £55,000 -12.00% 73
Surrey +1 368 £55,000 +4.76% 54
Hampshire +47 363 £50,000 - 47
Oxfordshire +16 360 £61,500 +11.82% 74
East Sussex +22 109 £45,000 - 15
Buckinghamshire +10 93 £50,000 -16.67% 23
West Sussex +13 79 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Kent +20 27 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Middlesex +7 16 £52,500 -6.67% 1
Sussex - 1 - -
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 818 (43.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 733 (39.39%) Linux
3 724 (38.90%) Agile Software Development
4 641 (34.44%) Python
5 617 (33.15%) DevOps
6 570 (30.63%) Java
7 445 (23.91%) JavaScript
8 441 (23.70%) SQL
9 436 (23.43%) Windows
10 346 (18.59%) Web Services
11 336 (18.05%) Docker
12 329 (17.68%) Continuous Integration
13 314 (16.87%) Puppet
14 311 (16.71%) Jenkins
15 303 (16.28%) Microsoft
16 298 (16.01%) Degree
17 294 (15.80%) Software Engineering
18 282 (15.15%) Git (software)
19 273 (14.67%) VMware
20 265 (14.24%) HTML
21 262 (14.08%) C#
21 262 (14.08%) Scrum
22 258 (13.86%) Ansible
23 252 (13.54%) Computer Science
24 251 (13.49%) Opscode Chef
25 242 (13.00%) TDD
26 239 (12.84%) Oracle
26 239 (12.84%) SQL Server
27 237 (12.74%) Microservices
28 232 (12.47%) MySQL

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
1 112 (6.02%) Elasticsearch
2 88 (4.73%) Apache
3 83 (4.46%) OpenStack
4 52 (2.79%) Apache Spark
5 50 (2.69%) Confluence
6 41 (2.20%) Tomcat
7 39 (2.10%) JBoss
8 32 (1.72%) nginx
9 30 (1.61%) IIS
10 29 (1.56%) SharePoint
11 28 (1.50%) Cloud Foundry
11 28 (1.50%) WebLogic
12 25 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 20 (1.07%) SAS
14 19 (1.02%) WebSphere
15 18 (0.97%) CMS
16 14 (0.75%) WordPress
17 12 (0.64%) Apache Solr
18 11 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
19 10 (0.54%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 18 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.054%) Magento
5 1 (0.054%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.054%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.054%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 818 (43.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 208 (11.18%) SaaS
3 111 (5.96%) Amazon EC2
4 107 (5.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 95 (5.10%) IaaS
6 86 (4.62%) Amazon S3
7 83 (4.46%) GitHub
8 68 (3.65%) Office 365
9 65 (3.49%) PaaS
10 57 (3.06%) AWS CloudFormation
11 49 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 46 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
13 35 (1.88%) Serverless
14 29 (1.56%) Route 53
15 28 (1.50%) Amazon SQS
16 27 (1.45%) Amazon ELB
17 20 (1.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 18 (0.97%) CloudFront
19 16 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 15 (0.81%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 170 (9.13%) Firewall
2 133 (7.15%) WAN
3 127 (6.82%) VPN
4 126 (6.77%) DNS
5 94 (5.05%) LAN
6 87 (4.67%) TCP/IP
7 80 (4.30%) DHCP
8 58 (3.12%) Internet
9 56 (3.01%) SSL
10 55 (2.96%) Network Security
11 54 (2.90%) SAN
12 49 (2.63%) IPsec
13 42 (2.26%) VoIP
14 40 (2.15%) HTTP
15 35 (1.88%) VLAN
16 31 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
17 28 (1.50%) MPLS
18 20 (1.07%) AMQP
18 20 (1.07%) SNMP
19 19 (1.02%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 232 (12.47%) MySQL
3 224 (12.04%) NoSQL
4 169 (9.08%) Big Data
5 153 (8.22%) MongoDB
6 143 (7.68%) Relational Database
7 107 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
8 88 (4.73%) Amazon RDS
9 69 (3.71%) RDBMS
10 64 (3.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 63 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
12 57 (3.06%) Hadoop
13 50 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
14 48 (2.58%) Redis
15 43 (2.31%) Oracle Database
16 32 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 31 (1.67%) HBase
18 26 (1.40%) MariaDB
18 26 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 26 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 311 (16.71%) Jenkins
2 282 (15.15%) Git (software)
3 155 (8.33%) JIRA
4 110 (5.91%) Selenium
5 70 (3.76%) JUnit
6 68 (3.65%) Subversion
7 66 (3.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 66 (3.55%) Maven
8 52 (2.79%) Cucumber
9 51 (2.74%) TeamCity
10 42 (2.26%) Vagrant
11 32 (1.72%) Bitbucket
12 28 (1.50%) Visual Studio
13 25 (1.34%) Ant
14 23 (1.24%) Visual Studio Team System
15 21 (1.13%) Hudson
16 20 (1.07%) Travis CI
17 19 (1.02%) HP UFT
17 19 (1.02%) JMeter
17 19 (1.02%) WebDriver
General
1 135 (7.25%) Finance
2 58 (3.12%) Marketing
3 48 (2.58%) Telecoms
4 44 (2.36%) Publishing
5 38 (2.04%) Games
6 35 (1.88%) Retail
7 34 (1.83%) Banking
8 29 (1.56%) Electronics
9 16 (0.86%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.43%) Billing
10 8 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.38%) Law
12 6 (0.32%) Back Office
12 6 (0.32%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.32%) Music Industry
13 5 (0.27%) Advertising
13 5 (0.27%) Italian Language
13 5 (0.27%) Legal
13 5 (0.27%) Swedish Language
14 4 (0.21%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 511 (27.46%) Developer
2 302 (16.23%) DevOps Engineer
3 220 (11.82%) Architect
4 188 (10.10%) Java Developer
5 143 (7.68%) Software Engineer
6 142 (7.63%) Cloud Engineer
7 135 (7.25%) AWS Engineer
8 128 (6.88%) Senior Developer
9 115 (6.18%) Linux Engineer
10 113 (6.07%) AWS DevOps
11 101 (5.43%) Administrator
12 91 (4.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 89 (4.78%) Python Developer
14 88 (4.73%) Solutions Architect
15 87 (4.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 80 (4.30%) Senior Java Developer
17 78 (4.19%) Support Engineer
18 77 (4.14%) .NET Developer
18 77 (4.14%) Software Developer
19 76 (4.08%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 346 (18.59%) Web Services
2 265 (14.24%) HTML
3 211 (11.34%) .NET
3 211 (11.34%) CSS
4 202 (10.85%) AngularJS
5 156 (8.38%) REST
6 152 (8.17%) Spring
7 130 (6.99%) Node.js
8 116 (6.23%) RESTful
9 105 (5.64%) ASP.NET
10 97 (5.21%) Django
11 95 (5.10%) JSON
12 91 (4.89%) Middleware
12 91 (4.89%) React
13 83 (4.46%) HTML5
14 81 (4.35%) jQuery
15 80 (4.30%) ASP.NET Web API
16 74 (3.98%) SOAP
17 63 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
17 63 (3.39%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 252 (13.54%) Computer Science
2 127 (6.82%) Data Centre
3 123 (6.61%) Public Cloud
4 90 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 79 (4.25%) Mobile App
6 58 (3.12%) Enterprise Software
6 58 (3.12%) Private Cloud
6 58 (3.12%) User Experience
7 53 (2.85%) Greenfield Project
8 45 (2.42%) Fintech
9 40 (2.15%) Algorithms
9 40 (2.15%) Hybrid Cloud
10 39 (2.10%) Management Information System
11 32 (1.72%) Clustering
12 26 (1.40%) CUDA
13 22 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
14 20 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
15 18 (0.97%) Driving Licence
16 14 (0.75%) PKI
17 11 (0.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 733 (39.39%) Linux
2 436 (23.43%) Windows
3 130 (6.99%) Unix
4 125 (6.72%) Windows Server
5 114 (6.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 80 (4.30%) CentOS
7 64 (3.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 54 (2.90%) Ubuntu
9 29 (1.56%) Android
10 28 (1.50%) Apple iOS
11 27 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (1.18%) Solaris
13 15 (0.81%) Debian
14 11 (0.59%) Windows 10
15 10 (0.54%) AIX
16 6 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
16 6 (0.32%) Windows 7
16 6 (0.32%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.21%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 724 (38.90%) Agile Software Development
2 617 (33.15%) DevOps
3 329 (17.68%) Continuous Integration
4 294 (15.80%) Software Engineering
5 262 (14.08%) Scrum
6 242 (13.00%) TDD
7 237 (12.74%) Microservices
8 203 (10.91%) Test Automation
9 192 (10.32%) Configuration Management
10 146 (7.85%) ITIL
11 145 (7.79%) Migration
12 134 (7.20%) Open Source
13 132 (7.09%) MVC
14 125 (6.72%) Mentoring
15 123 (6.61%) Analytics
16 115 (6.18%) BDD
17 106 (5.70%) Machine Learning
18 96 (5.16%) Kanban
19 95 (5.10%) High Availability
20 94 (5.05%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 641 (34.44%) Python
2 570 (30.63%) Java
3 445 (23.91%) JavaScript
4 441 (23.70%) SQL
5 262 (14.08%) C#
6 224 (12.04%) Bash Shell
7 223 (11.98%) Ruby
8 189 (10.16%) C++
9 182 (9.78%) PowerShell
10 180 (9.67%) Perl
11 124 (6.66%) PHP
12 90 (4.84%) Go
13 56 (3.01%) C
14 52 (2.79%) Scala
15 49 (2.63%) R
16 41 (2.20%) Shell Script
17 32 (1.72%) T-SQL
18 25 (1.34%) F#
19 20 (1.07%) Groovy
20 19 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 298 (16.01%) Degree
2 84 (4.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 57 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (2.79%) PhD
5 46 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (2.04%) AWS Certification
7 35 (1.88%) CCNA
7 35 (1.88%) CCNP
8 31 (1.67%) MCSE
9 21 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (1.13%) Master's Degree
10 20 (1.07%) CCIE
10 20 (1.07%) Security Cleared
11 18 (0.97%) CISSP
12 13 (0.70%) ISTQB
12 13 (0.70%) MCSD
13 12 (0.64%) SC Cleared
14 11 (0.59%) MCSA
15 9 (0.48%) MBA
15 9 (0.48%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (6.56%) QA
2 35 (1.88%) GDPR
3 31 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 29 (1.56%) GCP
5 25 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (0.97%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.54%) PMO
8 8 (0.43%) SLA
9 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 4 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.21%) HIPAA
10 4 (0.21%) PSD2
11 3 (0.16%) PA-DSS
12 2 (0.11%) COBIT
12 2 (0.11%) GPG13
13 1 (0.054%) DICOM
13 1 (0.054%) HL7
13 1 (0.054%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 336 (18.05%) Docker
2 179 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 156 (8.38%) Active Directory
4 105 (5.64%) Hyper-V
5 46 (2.47%) vSphere
6 23 (1.24%) HDFS
7 19 (1.02%) vCloud
8 17 (0.91%) KVM
9 13 (0.70%) VMware NSX
10 12 (0.64%) VirtualBox
11 8 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (0.38%) XenApp
13 6 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
14 5 (0.27%) Apache Flume
14 5 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 5 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.21%) Xen
16 3 (0.16%) Firmware
16 3 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 314 (16.87%) Puppet
2 258 (13.86%) Ansible
3 251 (13.49%) Opscode Chef
4 148 (7.95%) Terraform
5 117 (6.29%) Kubernetes
6 41 (2.20%) SCCM
7 36 (1.93%) Kibana
8 33 (1.77%) Packer
9 28 (1.50%) Nagios
10 24 (1.29%) SCOM
11 20 (1.07%) Grafana
11 20 (1.07%) logstash
12 15 (0.81%) Salt
13 13 (0.70%) Mesos
13 13 (0.70%) SCVMM
14 11 (0.59%) FortiGate
14 11 (0.59%) Rancher
14 11 (0.59%) rkt
15 10 (0.54%) Docker Swarm
15 10 (0.54%) vRealize
Vendors
1 303 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 273 (14.67%) VMware
3 239 (12.84%) Oracle
4 139 (7.47%) Google
5 131 (7.04%) Cisco
6 110 (5.91%) Red Hat
7 76 (4.08%) HP
8 64 (3.44%) Citrix
9 49 (2.63%) Dell
10 39 (2.10%) Sophos
11 37 (1.99%) SolarWinds
12 32 (1.72%) Atlassian
13 31 (1.67%) Juniper
14 30 (1.61%) SAP
15 29 (1.56%) NetApp
16 28 (1.50%) Splunk
17 27 (1.45%) F5
17 27 (1.45%) Tableau
18 26 (1.40%) Palo Alto
19 24 (1.29%) Perforce