Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS CloudFormation over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > South East
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 453 478 577
Rank change year-on-year +25 +99 +68
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 80 71 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.23% 0.053%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.31% 1.21% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 77 46 15
South East median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -21.43%
10th Percentile £40,250 £33,375 £47,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,750 £78,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

AWS CloudFormation 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 6,089 5,850 4,534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.88% 18.68% 13.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5,079 4,882 3,826
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in the South East

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the South East.

Salary trend for AWS CloudFormation in the South East

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the South East over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the South East

AWS CloudFormation
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 AWS CloudFormation within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 December 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 +33 35 £62,500 +4.17% 10
Hampshire +35 29 £50,000 -25.93% 3
Oxfordshire +8 18 £66,000 +10.00% 4
Berkshire +4 11 £62,500 +82.48% 4
East Sussex -1 9 £40,000 -27.27%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £55,000 - 2
Surrey +28 5 £55,000 -4.35% 7
Middlesex -11 1 - -
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 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 AWS CloudFormation.

1 80 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (81.25%) DevOps
3 46 (57.50%) Linux
4 45 (56.25%) Terraform
5 44 (55.00%) Puppet
6 39 (48.75%) Opscode Chef
6 39 (48.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 37 (46.25%) Ansible
8 36 (45.00%) Jenkins
9 35 (43.75%) Python
10 34 (42.50%) Google Cloud Platform
11 33 (41.25%) Docker
12 32 (40.00%) Google
13 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (33.75%) Amazon EC2
15 26 (32.50%) CentOS
16 22 (27.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 22 (27.50%) Java
17 21 (26.25%) Amazon S3
17 21 (26.25%) nginx
18 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
19 19 (23.75%) Kubernetes
19 19 (23.75%) Public Cloud
20 18 (22.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 18 (22.50%) Windows
21 17 (21.25%) VMware
21 17 (21.25%) GitHub
21 17 (21.25%) Bash Shell
22 16 (20.00%) Vagrant
22 16 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery

AWS CloudFormation
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 21 (26.25%) nginx
2 14 (17.50%) Tomcat
3 13 (16.25%) Apache
3 13 (16.25%) OpenStack
4 12 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (10.00%) JBoss
5 8 (10.00%) Jetty
5 8 (10.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.75%) IIS
7 2 (2.50%) Drupal
7 2 (2.50%) Kentico
7 2 (2.50%) Umbraco
7 2 (2.50%) WordPress
8 1 (1.25%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.25%) Confluence
8 1 (1.25%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 80 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (48.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (42.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 27 (33.75%) Amazon EC2
5 21 (26.25%) Amazon S3
6 18 (22.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 17 (21.25%) GitHub
8 15 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (18.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 14 (17.50%) PaaS
10 13 (16.25%) IaaS
10 13 (16.25%) Serverless
11 12 (15.00%) AWS Lambda
12 11 (13.75%) Route 53
13 10 (12.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 9 (11.25%) AWS CodePipeline
15 8 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
16 6 (7.50%) Amazon Glacier
17 5 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
17 5 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.25%) Firewall
2 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.00%) LAN
3 4 (5.00%) SNMP
3 4 (5.00%) VPN
3 4 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (1.25%) DHCP
4 1 (1.25%) DNS
4 1 (1.25%) FTP
4 1 (1.25%) HTTP
4 1 (1.25%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) Amazon RDS
2 11 (13.75%) MySQL
3 9 (11.25%) Big Data
3 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.50%) Amazon Aurora
4 6 (7.50%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.50%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.25%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 36 (45.00%) Jenkins
2 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (20.00%) Vagrant
4 8 (10.00%) JIRA
5 7 (8.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (8.75%) git-flow
6 5 (6.25%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (6.25%) Subversion
7 3 (3.75%) Travis CI
8 2 (2.50%) CircleCI
8 2 (2.50%) Maven
9 1 (1.25%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.25%) GitLab
9 1 (1.25%) Gradle
General
1 14 (17.50%) Retail
2 5 (6.25%) Finance
3 4 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (57.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
2 16 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 16 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 12 (15.00%) Senior DevOps
3 12 (15.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 7 (8.75%) Lead DevOps
7 6 (7.50%) Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Administrator
8 5 (6.25%) PHP Developer
8 5 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.00%) AWS Administrator
9 4 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.75%) AWS Developer
10 3 (3.75%) IT Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.00%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (12.50%) Web Services
3 8 (10.00%) .NET
3 8 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
4 7 (8.75%) Node.js
5 5 (6.25%) CSS
5 5 (6.25%) HTML
5 5 (6.25%) jQuery
5 5 (6.25%) Laravel
6 4 (5.00%) J2EE
7 3 (3.75%) LAMP
8 1 (1.25%) .NET Core
8 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.25%) JSON
8 1 (1.25%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (1.25%) React
8 1 (1.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Public Cloud
2 12 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (13.75%) Private Cloud
4 6 (7.50%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.50%) Fintech
5 5 (6.25%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.25%) PKI
8 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (57.50%) Linux
2 26 (32.50%) CentOS
3 22 (27.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (22.50%) Windows
5 14 (17.50%) Debian
6 10 (12.50%) Ubuntu
7 9 (11.25%) Windows Server
8 5 (6.25%) Amazon Linux
8 5 (6.25%) Android
8 5 (6.25%) Apple iOS
8 5 (6.25%) Mac OS X
9 3 (3.75%) DC/OS
9 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (81.25%) DevOps
2 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 16 (20.00%) Scrum
4 13 (16.25%) Test Automation
5 12 (15.00%) SDLC
6 11 (13.75%) Analytics
6 11 (13.75%) Collaborative Working
6 11 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (13.75%) Pair Programming
7 10 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 9 (11.25%) Deployment Automation
8 9 (11.25%) Kanban
9 8 (10.00%) BDD
9 8 (10.00%) Migration
9 8 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
10 7 (8.75%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 7 (8.75%) Auto-Scaling
10 7 (8.75%) Microservices
10 7 (8.75%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (43.75%) Python
2 22 (27.50%) Java
3 17 (21.25%) Bash Shell
4 14 (17.50%) SQL
5 12 (15.00%) PowerShell
6 11 (13.75%) Ruby
7 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
8 8 (10.00%) C#
8 8 (10.00%) PHP
9 5 (6.25%) Apple Swift
10 4 (5.00%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.50%) Perl
11 2 (2.50%) Rust
11 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.25%) Go
12 1 (1.25%) Korn
12 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (16.25%) Degree
2 5 (6.25%) DBS Check
3 4 (5.00%) AWS Certification
3 4 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.50%) MCSE
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.25%) CCNA
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 33 (41.25%) Docker
2 10 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.00%) VMware Server
4 3 (3.75%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (3.75%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 45 (56.25%) Terraform
2 44 (55.00%) Puppet
3 39 (48.75%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (46.25%) Ansible
5 19 (23.75%) Kubernetes
6 13 (16.25%) Packer
7 8 (10.00%) Kibana
7 8 (10.00%) logstash
8 7 (8.75%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (6.25%) Nagios
9 5 (6.25%) Salt
10 4 (5.00%) Mesos
10 4 (5.00%) Rancher
11 2 (2.50%) Check_MK
12 1 (1.25%) Consul
12 1 (1.25%) Grafana
12 1 (1.25%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 32 (40.00%) Google
2 17 (21.25%) VMware
3 15 (18.75%) Oracle
4 10 (12.50%) New Relic
5 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
6 8 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.75%) Splunk
8 2 (2.50%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.50%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.25%) CenturyLink
9 1 (1.25%) F5
9 1 (1.25%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.25%) Peoplefluent