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

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > South East
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 455 498 595
Rank change year-on-year +43 +97 +43
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 88 59 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.20% 0.069%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.43% 1.18% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 71 37 22
South East median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% - -14.29%
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,750 £47,875
90th Percentile £70,250 £66,150 £68,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

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 6,142 5,005 4,574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.77% 17.18% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5,162 4,211 3,889
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,616 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +5.77% +2.97% +6.32%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -3 34 £68,250 +13.75% 10
Hampshire - 30 £60,000 - 2
Oxfordshire -9 17 £67,000 +11.67% 4
Surrey +37 16 £60,000 -7.69% 3
Berkshire +5 13 £68,500 +19.13% 5
East Sussex -22 6 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 4 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Middlesex +3 1 - -
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 82 (93.18%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (79.55%) DevOps
3 67 (76.14%) Linux
4 48 (54.55%) Python
5 43 (48.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 38 (43.18%) Terraform
7 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (39.77%) Windows
8 35 (39.77%) Jenkins
8 35 (39.77%) Opscode Chef
8 35 (39.77%) Puppet
9 33 (37.50%) Ansible
10 32 (36.36%) Docker
10 32 (36.36%) Google Cloud Platform
11 31 (35.23%) Google
12 30 (34.09%) IaaS
13 29 (32.95%) Public Cloud
14 28 (31.82%) Amazon EC2
15 25 (28.41%) PowerShell
16 23 (26.14%) Java
17 22 (25.00%) Test Automation
18 21 (23.86%) CentOS
18 21 (23.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 21 (23.86%) Apache
18 21 (23.86%) Bash Shell
19 19 (21.59%) PaaS
19 19 (21.59%) OpenStack
19 19 (21.59%) Amazon RDS
19 19 (21.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 19 (21.59%) Kubernetes

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 (23.86%) Apache
2 19 (21.59%) OpenStack
3 18 (20.45%) nginx
4 14 (15.91%) Tomcat
5 11 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (10.23%) JBoss
6 9 (10.23%) Jetty
6 9 (10.23%) WebLogic
7 5 (5.68%) IIS
8 3 (3.41%) Drupal
9 2 (2.27%) Kentico
9 2 (2.27%) Umbraco
9 2 (2.27%) WildFly
9 2 (2.27%) WordPress
10 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (1.14%) Confluence
10 1 (1.14%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 82 (93.18%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (48.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (36.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 30 (34.09%) IaaS
5 28 (31.82%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (21.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 19 (21.59%) PaaS
6 19 (21.59%) Serverless
7 18 (20.45%) AWS Lambda
8 16 (18.18%) Amazon S3
8 16 (18.18%) GitHub
9 15 (17.05%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (17.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 12 (13.64%) Amazon ELB
11 8 (9.09%) AWS CodePipeline
12 7 (7.95%) Amazon Glacier
13 5 (5.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 5 (5.68%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (5.68%) Route 53
14 4 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) Firewall
2 4 (4.55%) Network Security
3 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.27%) DHCP
4 2 (2.27%) DNS
4 2 (2.27%) LAN
4 2 (2.27%) WAN
5 1 (1.14%) DSL
5 1 (1.14%) FTP
5 1 (1.14%) HTTP
5 1 (1.14%) IPsec
5 1 (1.14%) NAS
5 1 (1.14%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.14%) SAN
5 1 (1.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.59%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (13.64%) Amazon Aurora
3 9 (10.23%) MySQL
4 8 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.68%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.41%) Redis
8 2 (2.27%) Big Data
8 2 (2.27%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.14%) InfluxDB
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 35 (39.77%) Jenkins
2 15 (17.05%) Git (software)
3 14 (15.91%) GitLab
4 12 (13.64%) Vagrant
5 8 (9.09%) JIRA
6 7 (7.95%) git-flow
7 3 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.27%) CircleCI
8 2 (2.27%) Travis CI
9 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.14%) GoCD
General
1 13 (14.77%) Retail
1 13 (14.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (1.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (47.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (20.45%) AWS Engineer
3 17 (19.32%) AWS DevOps
3 17 (19.32%) Cloud Engineer
3 17 (19.32%) Developer
4 14 (15.91%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 12 (13.64%) AWS Developer
5 12 (13.64%) Cloud Developer
6 8 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 8 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
6 8 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Lead DevOps
7 7 (7.95%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Administrator
9 5 (5.68%) AWS Administrator
9 5 (5.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
10 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.91%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (7.95%) LEMP Stack
3 5 (5.68%) Web Services
4 4 (4.55%) CSS
4 4 (4.55%) HTML
4 4 (4.55%) jQuery
4 4 (4.55%) LAMP
4 4 (4.55%) Laravel
4 4 (4.55%) Node.js
5 2 (2.27%) .NET
5 2 (2.27%) Spring
6 1 (1.14%) JSON
6 1 (1.14%) LDAP
6 1 (1.14%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 29 (32.95%) Public Cloud
2 9 (10.23%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.68%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.55%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.41%) Fintech
5 3 (3.41%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.14%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.14%) FMCG
7 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.14%) PKI
7 1 (1.14%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 67 (76.14%) Linux
2 35 (39.77%) Windows
3 21 (23.86%) CentOS
3 21 (23.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (15.91%) Debian
5 12 (13.64%) Ubuntu
6 10 (11.36%) Windows Server
7 6 (6.82%) Amazon Linux
7 6 (6.82%) Unix
8 4 (4.55%) Android
8 4 (4.55%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.55%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.27%) DC/OS
9 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (79.55%) DevOps
2 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 14 (15.91%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (14.77%) Collaborative Working
5 13 (14.77%) Pair Programming
5 13 (14.77%) Programme Delivery
6 12 (13.64%) Scrum
7 11 (12.50%) Coaching
8 9 (10.23%) BDD
8 9 (10.23%) Deployment Automation
8 9 (10.23%) Kanban
9 8 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 8 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (7.95%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 7 (7.95%) Migration
10 7 (7.95%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (7.95%) SDLC
11 6 (6.82%) Configuration Management
11 6 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 48 (54.55%) Python
2 25 (28.41%) PowerShell
3 23 (26.14%) Java
4 21 (23.86%) Bash Shell
5 19 (21.59%) Ruby
6 6 (6.82%) PHP
7 5 (5.68%) SQL
8 4 (4.55%) Apple Swift
8 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.41%) C#
9 3 (3.41%) Korn
9 3 (3.41%) Perl
10 2 (2.27%) Rust
10 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) Degree
2 6 (6.82%) AWS Certification
3 4 (4.55%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 32 (36.36%) Docker
2 5 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.27%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (43.18%) Terraform
2 35 (39.77%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (39.77%) Puppet
3 33 (37.50%) Ansible
4 19 (21.59%) Kubernetes
5 14 (15.91%) Packer
6 10 (11.36%) Kibana
6 10 (11.36%) logstash
7 4 (4.55%) Grafana
7 4 (4.55%) Prometheus
8 3 (3.41%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (2.27%) Check_MK
9 2 (2.27%) Salt
10 1 (1.14%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (1.14%) Consul
10 1 (1.14%) Graphite
10 1 (1.14%) Observium
10 1 (1.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (35.23%) Google
2 13 (14.77%) Splunk
3 11 (12.50%) Oracle
4 9 (10.23%) VMware
5 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 8 (9.09%) New Relic
6 5 (5.68%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.27%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.27%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.27%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.14%) CA
8 1 (1.14%) F5
8 1 (1.14%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.14%) TIBCO