Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 300 301 390
Rank change year-on-year +1 +89 +57
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 141 24 92
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.78% 0.24% 0.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.89% 0.60% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 77 19 81
10th Percentile £40,500 £58,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £61,875 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -21.43% - +27.27%
75th Percentile £65,000 £76,250 £81,250
90th Percentile £73,500 £87,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +3.70%

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 7,461 3,999 7,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.16% 39.27% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5,264 3,416 5,981
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,500 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the South East over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -16 67 £50,000 -25.93% 6
Thames Valley -43 38 £70,000 - 10
Berkshire -27 25 £70,000 - 8
Surrey -44 23 £52,500 -19.23% 1
East Sussex - 9 £65,000 -
Oxfordshire -21 8 £72,500 +7.41% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £50,000 - 1
Sussex - 2 £70,000 - 1
Kent - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - - 1
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 141 (100.00%) AWS
2 110 (78.01%) DevOps
3 103 (73.05%) Terraform
4 93 (65.96%) Python
5 82 (58.16%) CI/CD
6 77 (54.61%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (49.65%) Azure
8 69 (48.94%) Amazon S3
9 66 (46.81%) Docker
10 60 (42.55%) Serverless
11 59 (41.84%) Amazon EC2
12 58 (41.13%) Java
12 58 (41.13%) AWS Lambda
13 57 (40.43%) Ansible
14 55 (39.01%) Bash
15 51 (36.17%) Amazon RDS
16 49 (34.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 49 (34.75%) Linux
17 48 (34.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 45 (31.91%) PowerShell
19 43 (30.50%) Kubernetes
20 41 (29.08%) GitHub
21 40 (28.37%) Amazon SQS
22 39 (27.66%) AWS Certification
23 38 (26.95%) Analytics
24 37 (26.24%) Git (software)
25 36 (25.53%) Data Lake
26 34 (24.11%) AWS CloudTrail
27 33 (23.40%) Continuous Improvement
27 33 (23.40%) Microsoft

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 24 (17.02%) Apache
2 21 (14.89%) Apache Airflow
3 10 (7.09%) Apache Spark
4 8 (5.67%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.84%) IIS
6 3 (2.13%) Confluence
7 2 (1.42%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.42%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 141 (100.00%) AWS
2 70 (49.65%) Azure
3 69 (48.94%) Amazon S3
4 60 (42.55%) Serverless
5 59 (41.84%) Amazon EC2
6 58 (41.13%) AWS Lambda
7 49 (34.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 41 (29.08%) GitHub
9 40 (28.37%) Amazon SQS
10 34 (24.11%) AWS CloudTrail
11 31 (21.99%) Amazon EKS
12 29 (20.57%) Amazon EMR
13 24 (17.02%) Amazon ECS
14 22 (15.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 21 (14.89%) GitHub Actions
16 20 (14.18%) AWS Step Functions
17 18 (12.77%) GCP
18 16 (11.35%) Amazon Kinesis
19 13 (9.22%) PaaS
19 13 (9.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.57%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (2.13%) VPN
3 2 (1.42%) Internet
4 1 (0.71%) Firewall
4 1 (0.71%) HTTP
4 1 (0.71%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (36.17%) Amazon RDS
2 48 (34.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 36 (25.53%) Data Lake
4 31 (21.99%) Amazon Athena
4 31 (21.99%) Amazon Redshift
5 30 (21.28%) Big Data
6 29 (20.57%) Electronic Patient Records
7 13 (9.22%) MySQL
8 12 (8.51%) NoSQL
9 8 (5.67%) Couchbase
9 8 (5.67%) MariaDB
10 7 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (4.26%) SQL Server
12 2 (1.42%) Amazon Aurora
12 2 (1.42%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.42%) Redis
12 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (26.24%) Git (software)
2 28 (19.86%) GitLab
3 22 (15.60%) Bitbucket
4 18 (12.77%) Jenkins
5 11 (7.80%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (7.09%) TeamCity
7 9 (6.38%) JIRA
7 9 (6.38%) kappa
8 7 (4.96%) Storybook
8 7 (4.96%) webpack
9 4 (2.84%) CircleCI
9 4 (2.84%) Snyk
10 2 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.42%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.42%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.42%) Subversion
11 1 (0.71%) Terragrunt
11 1 (0.71%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (11.35%) Law
1 16 (11.35%) Retail
2 15 (10.64%) Banking
2 15 (10.64%) Finance
2 15 (10.64%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 7 (4.96%) Wearables
4 6 (4.26%) Social Skills
5 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.42%) Documentation Skills
6 2 (1.42%) Games
7 1 (0.71%) Electronics
7 1 (0.71%) Fire and Rescue
7 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.71%) Military
7 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (47.52%) Cloud Engineer
2 58 (41.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 53 (37.59%) AWS Engineer
4 30 (21.28%) Data Engineer
5 29 (20.57%) Security Engineer
6 20 (14.18%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 20 (14.18%) Senior Data Engineer
6 20 (14.18%) Senior Security Engineer
7 19 (13.48%) Developer
8 16 (11.35%) AWS DevOps
8 16 (11.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 13 (9.22%) Lead DevOps
9 13 (9.22%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 11 (7.80%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 11 (7.80%) Support Engineer
11 10 (7.09%) JavaScript Developer
12 9 (6.38%) DevSecOps Engineer
12 9 (6.38%) Software Engineer
13 8 (5.67%) C# Software Developer
13 8 (5.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.70%) .NET
2 29 (20.57%) Kafka
3 20 (14.18%) ActiveMQ
3 20 (14.18%) Web Services
4 17 (12.06%) Node.js
5 15 (10.64%) Play Framework
6 11 (7.80%) LAMP
7 9 (6.38%) GraphQL
7 9 (6.38%) Vue.js
8 8 (5.67%) .NET Core
8 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET
8 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (5.67%) REST
8 8 (5.67%) Sass
8 8 (5.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (4.96%) Express
9 7 (4.96%) Jest
9 7 (4.96%) JSON
9 7 (4.96%) JSON Schema
9 7 (4.96%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.22%) Cloud Native
2 7 (4.96%) Public Cloud
3 3 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.42%) iPhone
4 2 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.42%) Photography
4 2 (1.42%) Renewable Energy
4 2 (1.42%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.42%) Social Media
5 1 (0.71%) Legacy Code
5 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (34.75%) Linux
2 20 (14.18%) Windows
3 5 (3.55%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.13%) CentOS
4 3 (2.13%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.13%) Unix
5 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (78.01%) DevOps
2 82 (58.16%) CI/CD
3 77 (54.61%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (26.95%) Analytics
5 33 (23.40%) Continuous Improvement
6 31 (21.99%) Data Security
7 29 (20.57%) Data Analytics
7 29 (20.57%) ETL
7 29 (20.57%) Information Management
7 29 (20.57%) Risk Management
7 29 (20.57%) Scrum
7 29 (20.57%) SDLC
8 25 (17.73%) Software Engineering
8 25 (17.73%) Test Automation
9 24 (17.02%) Infrastructure as Code
10 21 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 20 (14.18%) Runbook
11 20 (14.18%) Security Operations
11 20 (14.18%) Threat Modelling
12 16 (11.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 93 (65.96%) Python
2 58 (41.13%) Java
3 55 (39.01%) Bash
4 45 (31.91%) PowerShell
5 29 (20.57%) Scala
6 23 (16.31%) JavaScript
7 22 (15.60%) C#
8 18 (12.77%) Groovy
9 17 (12.06%) Shell Script
9 17 (12.06%) SQL
10 15 (10.64%) PHP
11 7 (4.96%) ES6
11 7 (4.96%) ES7
12 6 (4.26%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.84%) Go
14 2 (1.42%) C
14 2 (1.42%) C++
14 2 (1.42%) Ruby
15 1 (0.71%) Perl
15 1 (0.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 39 (27.66%) AWS Certification
2 29 (20.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 29 (20.57%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (20.57%) CISSP
3 20 (14.18%) Degree
4 9 (6.38%) CCSP
5 8 (5.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.13%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) PCI DSS
1 4 (2.84%) QA
2 2 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 66 (46.81%) Docker
2 15 (10.64%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (3.55%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.42%) Firmware
4 2 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 103 (73.05%) Terraform
2 57 (40.43%) Ansible
3 43 (30.50%) Kubernetes
4 31 (21.99%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (15.60%) Puppet
6 2 (1.42%) Consul
6 2 (1.42%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (1.42%) Grafana
6 2 (1.42%) logstash
6 2 (1.42%) Prometheus
6 2 (1.42%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.71%) Salt
Vendors
1 33 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 29 (20.57%) Databricks
3 10 (7.09%) ServiceNow
4 4 (2.84%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.84%) New Relic
4 4 (2.84%) VMware
5 2 (1.42%) AppDynamics
5 2 (1.42%) Apple
5 2 (1.42%) Google
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle
5 2 (1.42%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.42%) Splunk
6 1 (0.71%) Citrix
6 1 (0.71%) Sun