Period
to 20 November 2019

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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 376 464 494
Rank change year-on-year +88 +30 +85
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 118 80 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.59% 1.23% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 101 70 39
South East median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,625 £33,375
90th Percentile £83,750 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £63,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.36% +5.83%

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 7,436 6,496 5,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 29.55% 22.59% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6,324 5,441 4,923
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%

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 20 November 2019.

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 20 November 2019. 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 +76 66 £70,000 +6.06% 11
Berkshire +81 58 £70,000 +12.00% 9
Hampshire +10 24 £47,500 -5.00%
Surrey +41 11 £77,500 +40.91% 2
East Sussex +6 7 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Oxfordshire +12 6 £70,000 +6.06% 2
Middlesex -4 4 £72,500 - 1
West Sussex - 4 £75,000 -
Buckinghamshire +4 2 £66,250 +32.50%
Kent - 1 £42,500 -
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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.

1 115 (97.46%) AWS
2 96 (81.36%) Terraform
3 88 (74.58%) DevOps
4 69 (58.47%) Linux
5 65 (55.08%) Python
6 61 (51.69%) Ansible
7 58 (49.15%) Docker
8 47 (39.83%) Puppet
9 46 (38.98%) Kubernetes
10 39 (33.05%) Java
11 36 (30.51%) Jenkins
12 31 (26.27%) Azure
12 31 (26.27%) Configuration Management
12 31 (26.27%) Git (software)
12 31 (26.27%) Infrastructure as Code
13 30 (25.42%) Bash Shell
14 29 (24.58%) Serverless
15 27 (22.88%) Opscode Chef
16 25 (21.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 25 (21.19%) AWS Lambda
17 23 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
18 22 (18.64%) Finance
19 21 (17.80%) Amazon EC2
20 20 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
21 19 (16.10%) Computer Science
21 19 (16.10%) Windows
21 19 (16.10%) GitHub
22 18 (15.25%) IaaS
23 17 (14.41%) PowerShell
24 16 (13.56%) Amazon S3

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 11 (9.32%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (5.93%) Confluence
3 5 (4.24%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.39%) nginx
5 2 (1.69%) Apache
5 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 115 (97.46%) AWS
2 31 (26.27%) Azure
3 29 (24.58%) Serverless
4 25 (21.19%) AWS Lambda
5 21 (17.80%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (16.10%) GitHub
7 18 (15.25%) IaaS
8 16 (13.56%) Amazon S3
8 16 (13.56%) GCP
8 16 (13.56%) PaaS
9 13 (11.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (6.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 7 (5.93%) Amazon ECS
11 7 (5.93%) SaaS
12 6 (5.08%) Amazon Cognito
12 6 (5.08%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (5.08%) AWS CodePipeline
13 5 (4.24%) npm
13 5 (4.24%) Route 53
14 4 (3.39%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.47%) Firewall
2 8 (6.78%) VPN
3 3 (2.54%) Network Security
3 3 (2.54%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.69%) DSL
5 1 (0.85%) DNS
5 1 (0.85%) FTP
5 1 (0.85%) LAN
5 1 (0.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 13 (11.02%) NoSQL
3 11 (9.32%) MySQL
3 11 (9.32%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (5.93%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (5.93%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.69%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.69%) Redis
5 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.85%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.85%) JanusGraph
6 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 36 (30.51%) Jenkins
2 31 (26.27%) Git (software)
3 11 (9.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (9.32%) GitLab
4 9 (7.63%) Gradle
5 8 (6.78%) Maven
6 7 (5.93%) CircleCI
6 7 (5.93%) JIRA
7 5 (4.24%) Subversion
8 4 (3.39%) Ant
9 2 (1.69%) Chocolatey
9 2 (1.69%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (18.64%) Finance
2 7 (5.93%) Marketing
3 6 (5.08%) Electronics
3 6 (5.08%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.08%) Public Sector
3 6 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.39%) Advertising
5 3 (2.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (42.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (14.41%) AWS DevOps
2 17 (14.41%) AWS Engineer
3 16 (13.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 14 (11.86%) Senior DevOps
4 14 (11.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 12 (10.17%) Cloud Engineer
6 10 (8.47%) Consultant
6 10 (8.47%) Developer
7 9 (7.63%) Architect
7 9 (7.63%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Administrator
8 7 (5.93%) Operations Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.08%) AWS Administrator
9 6 (5.08%) AWS Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Senior Consultant
11 4 (3.39%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.63%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (5.93%) AWS Amplify
2 7 (5.93%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (5.08%) Node.js
3 6 (5.08%) Web Services
4 5 (4.24%) .NET
4 5 (4.24%) Sensu
5 4 (3.39%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (3.39%) CSS
5 4 (3.39%) GraphQL
5 4 (3.39%) HTML
5 4 (3.39%) Kafka
5 4 (3.39%) Natural Language Processing
5 4 (3.39%) Serverless Framework
6 3 (2.54%) Apollo GraphQL
6 3 (2.54%) Gearman
7 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.69%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (1.69%) React
8 1 (0.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.47%) Cloud Native
1 10 (8.47%) Public Cloud
2 9 (7.63%) Clustering
3 8 (6.78%) PlayStation
4 5 (4.24%) Virtual Team
5 4 (3.39%) Social Network
6 3 (2.54%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.54%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.85%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 69 (58.47%) Linux
2 19 (16.10%) Windows
3 13 (11.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (9.32%) CentOS
5 9 (7.63%) Ubuntu
6 7 (5.93%) Unix
7 2 (1.69%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (1.69%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.85%) Debian
8 1 (0.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (74.58%) DevOps
2 31 (26.27%) Configuration Management
2 31 (26.27%) Infrastructure as Code
3 23 (19.49%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (16.10%) Computer Science
6 14 (11.86%) Microservices
7 12 (10.17%) Migration
7 12 (10.17%) Test Automation
8 10 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (8.47%) Fintech
9 9 (7.63%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (7.63%) Data Science
9 9 (7.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 9 (7.63%) Project Delivery
10 8 (6.78%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (6.78%) Continuous Deployment
10 8 (6.78%) Deployment Automation
10 8 (6.78%) Load Balancing
10 8 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 65 (55.08%) Python
2 39 (33.05%) Java
3 30 (25.42%) Bash Shell
4 17 (14.41%) PowerShell
5 12 (10.17%) Shell Script
6 9 (7.63%) JavaScript
7 8 (6.78%) Go
8 7 (5.93%) SQL
9 6 (5.08%) TypeScript
10 4 (3.39%) ES6
10 4 (3.39%) PHP
11 3 (2.54%) C#
11 3 (2.54%) Scala
12 2 (1.69%) C
12 2 (1.69%) Groovy
12 2 (1.69%) Ruby
13 1 (0.85%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (13.56%) Degree
2 9 (7.63%) AWS Certification
3 6 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
2 3 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.69%) NIST
3 2 (1.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.85%) NCSC
4 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (49.15%) Docker
2 11 (9.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 96 (81.36%) Terraform
2 61 (51.69%) Ansible
3 47 (39.83%) Puppet
4 46 (38.98%) Kubernetes
5 27 (22.88%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (5.93%) Grafana
6 7 (5.93%) Prometheus
7 3 (2.54%) Packer
8 2 (1.69%) Consul
8 2 (1.69%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.69%) rkt
8 2 (1.69%) yum
9 1 (0.85%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (11.86%) Google
1 14 (11.86%) VMware
2 7 (5.93%) Atlassian
3 6 (5.08%) SAP
4 4 (3.39%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.39%) SaltStack
4 4 (3.39%) Splunk
5 2 (1.69%) New Relic
5 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com