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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South East
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 14 13 24
Rank change year-on-year -1 +11 -2
Permanent jobs citing AWS 2,827 2,068 1,258
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 12.43% 13.05% 9.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.04% 32.31% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,406 1,463 1,108
10th Percentile £40,250 £36,800 £37,000
25th Percentile £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £88,125 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -

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 8,556 6,401 4,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.61% 40.40% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5,249 4,858 3,969
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £61,650 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.75% +4.35% +4.55%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in the South East

AWS
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in the South East.

Salary trend for AWS in the South East

AWS
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in the South East over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for AWS in the South East

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 AWS within the South East region over the 6 months to 4 July 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 +2 893 £60,000 +9.09% 57
Thames Valley -10 799 £66,250 +6.00% 112
Surrey +6 531 £67,500 +5.47% 35
Berkshire -11 359 £70,000 +7.69% 61
East Sussex -1 265 £80,000 +39.13% 9
Oxfordshire -10 223 £70,000 +16.67% 25
Buckinghamshire -14 221 £57,500 +2.68% 26
Kent +12 219 £70,000 +55.56% 12
West Sussex +1 63 £62,500 -16.67% 7
Middlesex - 29 £87,500 - 2
Home Counties +2 10 £75,000 -25.00%
Isle of Wight +1 5 £40,000 -
Sussex - 3 £70,000 -
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT jobs citing 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 AWS.

1 1,559 (55.15%) Azure
2 1,503 (53.17%) Agile
3 1,058 (37.42%) DevOps
4 1,029 (36.40%) CI/CD
5 862 (30.49%) Docker
6 855 (30.24%) Python
7 765 (27.06%) Java
8 710 (25.11%) Kubernetes
9 699 (24.73%) JavaScript
10 670 (23.70%) Software Engineering
11 645 (22.82%) Finance
12 643 (22.74%) Linux
13 632 (22.36%) Computer Science
14 616 (21.79%) Social Skills
15 610 (21.58%) GCP
16 594 (21.01%) Git (software)
17 567 (20.06%) Degree
18 565 (19.99%) Jenkins
19 553 (19.56%) Microservices
20 507 (17.93%) SQL
21 492 (17.40%) React
22 467 (16.52%) Test Automation
23 466 (16.48%) Full Stack Development
24 464 (16.41%) C#
25 451 (15.95%) Serverless
26 438 (15.49%) HTML
27 423 (14.96%) SaaS
28 411 (14.54%) Mentoring
29 408 (14.43%) CSS
30 381 (13.48%) Microsoft

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
1 118 (4.17%) Apache Spark
2 59 (2.09%) Apache
3 57 (2.02%) IIS
4 49 (1.73%) SharePoint
5 47 (1.66%) GemFire
6 41 (1.45%) OpenStack
6 41 (1.45%) Tomcat
6 41 (1.45%) Umbraco
7 39 (1.38%) Confluence
8 36 (1.27%) Apache Solr
9 29 (1.03%) WordPress
10 27 (0.96%) JBoss
11 26 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
12 25 (0.88%) CMS
13 24 (0.85%) GeoServer
14 20 (0.71%) nginx
15 15 (0.53%) MS Exchange
16 14 (0.50%) WebLogic
17 13 (0.46%) Drupal
18 11 (0.39%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 26 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (0.53%) Campfire
4 12 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (0.39%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.071%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (0.35%) Distributed Ledger
3 8 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.071%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 1 (0.035%) Cloudability
7 1 (0.035%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.035%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.035%) nopCommerce
7 1 (0.035%) Shopify
7 1 (0.035%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1,559 (55.15%) Azure
2 610 (21.58%) GCP
3 451 (15.95%) Serverless
4 423 (14.96%) SaaS
5 352 (12.45%) GitHub
6 240 (8.49%) AWS Lambda
7 192 (6.79%) Azure DevOps
8 190 (6.72%) Amazon Kinesis
9 185 (6.54%) PaaS
10 157 (5.55%) AWS CloudFormation
11 147 (5.20%) Microsoft 365
12 132 (4.67%) OpenShift
13 131 (4.63%) Amazon S3
14 122 (4.32%) Amazon EC2
15 120 (4.24%) Cloud Computing
16 115 (4.07%) Power Platform
17 89 (3.15%) Amazon SQS
18 85 (3.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 79 (2.79%) IaaS
20 75 (2.65%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 120 (4.24%) Firewall
2 111 (3.93%) Internet
3 82 (2.90%) DNS
4 61 (2.16%) HTTP
5 53 (1.87%) VPN
6 49 (1.73%) WAN
7 45 (1.59%) Network Security
8 38 (1.34%) DHCP
8 38 (1.34%) TCP/IP
9 33 (1.17%) BGP
10 32 (1.13%) SD-WAN
11 31 (1.10%) LAN
12 30 (1.06%) OSPF
12 30 (1.06%) Wireshark
13 27 (0.96%) MPLS
14 22 (0.78%) IPsec
15 21 (0.74%) VoIP
16 20 (0.71%) SAN
16 20 (0.71%) SSL
17 17 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (11.39%) PostgreSQL
2 298 (10.54%) NoSQL
3 270 (9.55%) Relational Database
4 243 (8.60%) MySQL
5 187 (6.61%) SQL Server
6 158 (5.59%) Big Data
7 147 (5.20%) MongoDB
8 125 (4.42%) DynamoDB
9 122 (4.32%) Elasticsearch
10 104 (3.68%) Amazon RDS
10 104 (3.68%) Redis
11 96 (3.40%) Power BI
12 80 (2.83%) Hadoop
13 78 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
14 65 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 61 (2.16%) Data Lake
15 61 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
16 50 (1.77%) MariaDB
17 45 (1.59%) RDBMS
18 35 (1.24%) Flink
Development Applications
1 594 (21.01%) Git (software)
2 565 (19.99%) Jenkins
3 215 (7.61%) JIRA
4 119 (4.21%) Maven
5 113 (4.00%) Artifactory
6 100 (3.54%) GitLab
7 82 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
7 82 (2.90%) Sonatype Nexus
8 81 (2.87%) JUnit
9 80 (2.83%) Gradle
10 73 (2.58%) Selenium
11 71 (2.51%) Cucumber
12 66 (2.33%) Subversion
13 45 (1.59%) Bitbucket
13 45 (1.59%) gulp
13 45 (1.59%) JMeter
14 36 (1.27%) Grunt
15 35 (1.24%) Ant
15 35 (1.24%) Mockito
15 35 (1.24%) webpack
General
1 645 (22.82%) Finance
2 616 (21.79%) Social Skills
3 281 (9.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 272 (9.62%) Law
5 254 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
6 229 (8.10%) Banking
7 144 (5.09%) Legal
8 115 (4.07%) Manufacturing
9 110 (3.89%) Retail
10 107 (3.78%) Marketing
11 105 (3.71%) Telecoms
12 73 (2.58%) Organisational Skills
13 54 (1.91%) Games
14 41 (1.45%) Influencing Skills
15 38 (1.34%) Aviation
16 37 (1.31%) Public Sector
17 36 (1.27%) Documentation Skills
18 33 (1.17%) Presentation Skills
19 25 (0.88%) Automotive
19 25 (0.88%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 674 (23.84%) Developer
2 352 (12.45%) Software Engineer
3 348 (12.31%) DevOps Engineer
4 286 (10.12%) Architect
5 162 (5.73%) Senior Developer
6 147 (5.20%) Applications Engineer
7 141 (4.99%) Principal Engineer
8 132 (4.67%) Java Developer
9 125 (4.42%) Cloud Engineer
10 124 (4.39%) AWS Engineer
11 115 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
12 113 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
13 99 (3.50%) Software Developer
14 88 (3.11%) Senior Software Engineer
15 85 (3.01%) Senior DevOps
15 85 (3.01%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 81 (2.87%) Java Engineer
17 78 (2.76%) Analyst
18 77 (2.72%) PHP Developer
19 69 (2.44%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 492 (17.40%) React
2 438 (15.49%) HTML
3 408 (14.43%) CSS
4 380 (13.44%) .NET
5 367 (12.98%) Kafka
6 354 (12.52%) Node.js
7 345 (12.20%) AngularJS
8 257 (9.09%) Spring
9 218 (7.71%) RabbitMQ
10 212 (7.50%) REST
11 186 (6.58%) RESTful
12 177 (6.26%) Vue.js
13 173 (6.12%) HTML5
14 153 (5.41%) .NET Core
15 129 (4.56%) Web Services
16 128 (4.53%) Spring Boot
17 123 (4.35%) JSON
18 115 (4.07%) ASP.NET
19 110 (3.89%) Elastic Stack
20 92 (3.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 233 (8.24%) Public Cloud
2 229 (8.10%) User Experience
3 204 (7.22%) Algorithms
4 201 (7.11%) Cloud Native
5 173 (6.12%) Data Structures
6 153 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
7 150 (5.31%) Linux Command Line
8 96 (3.40%) Life Science
9 95 (3.36%) Data Centre
9 95 (3.36%) Mobile App
10 92 (3.25%) Private Cloud
11 84 (2.97%) Management Information System
12 72 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
13 64 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
14 62 (2.19%) Social Media
15 55 (1.95%) Cyberattack
16 52 (1.84%) Cyber Defence
17 46 (1.63%) Blockchain
17 46 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
17 46 (1.63%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 643 (22.74%) Linux
2 310 (10.97%) Windows
3 136 (4.81%) Unix
4 123 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 70 (2.48%) Ubuntu
6 49 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 43 (1.52%) Android
7 43 (1.52%) CentOS
8 20 (0.71%) Windows Server 2019
9 18 (0.64%) VMS
10 17 (0.60%) Debian
10 17 (0.60%) Windows Server 2016
11 16 (0.57%) Windows 10
12 10 (0.35%) Apple iOS
12 10 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.14%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.11%) SUSE
17 2 (0.071%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,503 (53.17%) Agile
2 1,058 (37.42%) DevOps
3 1,029 (36.40%) CI/CD
4 670 (23.70%) Software Engineering
5 632 (22.36%) Computer Science
6 553 (19.56%) Microservices
7 467 (16.52%) Test Automation
8 466 (16.48%) Full Stack Development
9 411 (14.54%) Mentoring
10 381 (13.48%) TDD
11 357 (12.63%) Scrum
12 355 (12.56%) Continuous Integration
13 321 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
14 294 (10.40%) Risk Management
15 284 (10.05%) Coaching
16 266 (9.41%) Infrastructure as Code
17 252 (8.91%) Artificial Intelligence
18 239 (8.45%) Cybersecurity
19 233 (8.24%) Data Science
20 229 (8.10%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 855 (30.24%) Python
2 765 (27.06%) Java
3 699 (24.73%) JavaScript
4 507 (17.93%) SQL
5 464 (16.41%) C#
6 255 (9.02%) Bash
7 237 (8.38%) PowerShell
8 226 (7.99%) PHP
9 192 (6.79%) Go
10 161 (5.70%) C++
11 147 (5.20%) C
12 129 (4.56%) Perl
13 127 (4.49%) Ruby
14 122 (4.32%) TypeScript
15 88 (3.11%) T-SQL
16 87 (3.08%) Shell Script
17 66 (2.33%) Groovy
18 65 (2.30%) Objective-C
19 60 (2.12%) Kotlin
20 51 (1.80%) R
Qualifications
1 567 (20.06%) Degree
2 259 (9.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 187 (6.61%) Security Cleared
4 120 (4.24%) SC Cleared
5 86 (3.04%) OCP
5 86 (3.04%) Oracle Certification
6 59 (2.09%) CISSP
6 59 (2.09%) PhD
7 49 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
8 46 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 43 (1.52%) CISM
9 43 (1.52%) DV Cleared
10 33 (1.17%) AWS Certification
11 30 (1.06%) TOGAF Certification
12 27 (0.96%) CRISC
13 26 (0.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 26 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
14 24 (0.85%) PMI Certification
15 19 (0.67%) CCNA
16 18 (0.64%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (4.56%) QA
2 83 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 76 (2.69%) Accessibility
4 54 (1.91%) GDPR
5 48 (1.70%) NIST
6 38 (1.34%) PCI DSS
7 31 (1.10%) NCSC
8 24 (0.85%) Data Quality
8 24 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 21 (0.74%) SOC 2
10 20 (0.71%) GRC
11 18 (0.64%) SLA
12 16 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
13 14 (0.50%) SOC 1
14 12 (0.42%) Actionable Recommendations
15 11 (0.39%) RMADS
16 10 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27005
17 5 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
18 4 (0.14%) GxP
18 4 (0.14%) NIST 800
System Software
1 862 (30.49%) Docker
2 167 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (3.61%) Active Directory
4 53 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
5 36 (1.27%) Hyper-V
6 35 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
6 35 (1.24%) vSphere
7 23 (0.81%) KVM
8 15 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
8 15 (0.53%) Xen
9 12 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (0.28%) HDFS
11 5 (0.18%) Firmware
11 5 (0.18%) VMware NSX
12 4 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (0.11%) Openswan
14 2 (0.071%) BitLocker
14 2 (0.071%) FreeRADIUS
14 2 (0.071%) LXC
14 2 (0.071%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 710 (25.11%) Kubernetes
2 380 (13.44%) Terraform
3 341 (12.06%) Ansible
4 185 (6.54%) Opscode Chef
5 136 (4.81%) Grafana
6 133 (4.70%) Puppet
7 55 (1.95%) Prometheus
8 48 (1.70%) Kibana
9 18 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
10 16 (0.57%) logstash
11 15 (0.53%) SCCM
12 14 (0.50%) Data Guard
12 14 (0.50%) PowerCLI
13 13 (0.46%) Opsview
14 12 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 11 (0.39%) Nagios
16 9 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
17 8 (0.28%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
17 8 (0.28%) Nexpose
17 8 (0.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 381 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 260 (9.20%) Google
3 224 (7.92%) VMware
4 89 (3.15%) Oracle
5 72 (2.55%) Red Hat
6 65 (2.30%) Cisco
7 60 (2.12%) New Relic
8 56 (1.98%) Splunk
9 47 (1.66%) Adobe
10 46 (1.63%) IBM
11 39 (1.38%) Palantir
12 37 (1.31%) Apple
12 37 (1.31%) MuleSoft
13 36 (1.27%) Databricks
13 36 (1.27%) Twitter
14 35 (1.24%) Palo Alto
14 35 (1.24%) Perforce
15 25 (0.88%) FIS
16 24 (0.85%) Dynatrace
17 23 (0.81%) Sony