Period
to 20 September 2020

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 20 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 19 20 34
Rank change year-on-year +1 +14 +12
Permanent jobs citing AWS 842 2,253 1,963
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 10.29% 8.67% 6.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.72% 30.39% 30.49%
Number of salaries quoted 853 2,088 1,789
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%

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 2,932 7,413 6,438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 35.83% 28.52% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,561 6,226 5,414
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

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 20 September 2020.

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 20 September 2020. 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 +7 378 £62,500 +4.17% 82
Hampshire +9 222 £52,500 +10.53% 27
Berkshire +6 205 £65,000 +6.56% 33
Surrey -6 102 £60,000 -2.44% 18
Oxfordshire +3 99 £62,500 +6.38% 26
Buckinghamshire +19 74 £51,250 -2.38% 23
West Sussex +18 59 £62,500 -3.85% 11
East Sussex -4 42 £57,500 +4.55% 14
Kent 0 14 £82,500 +50.00% 15
Home Counties - 4 - -
Middlesex +1 2 £62,000 -27.06%
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2020, 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.

1 486 (57.72%) Azure
2 291 (34.56%) Agile Software Development
3 257 (30.52%) DevOps
4 229 (27.20%) Python
5 226 (26.84%) Linux
6 219 (26.01%) JavaScript
7 211 (25.06%) Java
8 182 (21.62%) Docker
9 144 (17.10%) SQL
10 142 (16.86%) Microsoft
11 136 (16.15%) Windows
12 134 (15.91%) Microservices
13 133 (15.80%) Kubernetes
14 127 (15.08%) C#
15 124 (14.73%) SaaS
16 119 (14.13%) React
17 108 (12.83%) Software Engineering
18 105 (12.47%) Ansible
18 105 (12.47%) Jenkins
19 104 (12.35%) GCP
19 104 (12.35%) HTML
20 103 (12.23%) Scrum
20 103 (12.23%) Serverless
21 102 (12.11%) Terraform
22 99 (11.76%) VMware
23 95 (11.28%) Test Automation
24 94 (11.16%) AngularJS
25 93 (11.05%) .NET
26 92 (10.93%) Git (software)
27 91 (10.81%) Finance

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 37 (4.39%) Apache
2 32 (3.80%) Confluence
3 31 (3.68%) Apache Spark
4 19 (2.26%) SharePoint
5 16 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (1.78%) Cloud Foundry
7 14 (1.66%) Tomcat
8 12 (1.43%) OpenStack
9 11 (1.31%) MS Exchange
10 7 (0.83%) CMS
11 5 (0.59%) Apache Airflow
11 5 (0.59%) IIS
11 5 (0.59%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.59%) WordPress
12 4 (0.48%) nginx
12 4 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
12 4 (0.48%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.36%) Jupyter
14 2 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.24%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 11 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
1 11 (1.31%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.71%) Sketch
2 6 (0.71%) Zeplin
3 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.71%) Magento
2 5 (0.59%) Shopify
3 3 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.24%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.24%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.24%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.12%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 486 (57.72%) Azure
2 124 (14.73%) SaaS
3 104 (12.35%) GCP
4 103 (12.23%) Serverless
5 88 (10.45%) AWS Lambda
6 74 (8.79%) Office 365
7 49 (5.82%) PaaS
8 44 (5.23%) IaaS
9 41 (4.87%) Amazon EC2
10 39 (4.63%) Cloud Computing
11 35 (4.16%) Power Platform
12 23 (2.73%) PowerApps
13 22 (2.61%) Amazon S3
13 22 (2.61%) AWS CloudFormation
14 20 (2.38%) Azure Functions
14 20 (2.38%) GitHub
15 13 (1.54%) Amazon Kinesis
15 13 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
16 10 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
17 9 (1.07%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 48 (5.70%) Firewall
2 47 (5.58%) DNS
3 30 (3.56%) Internet
3 30 (3.56%) TCP/IP
4 27 (3.21%) WAN
5 24 (2.85%) LAN
6 21 (2.49%) DHCP
7 20 (2.38%) Skype
8 18 (2.14%) VPN
9 16 (1.90%) HTTP
10 14 (1.66%) SAN
10 14 (1.66%) VoIP
11 13 (1.54%) Network Security
12 12 (1.43%) H.323
13 10 (1.19%) MPLS
13 10 (1.19%) WLAN
14 9 (1.07%) SSH
15 8 (0.95%) NetScaler
16 7 (0.83%) HTTPS
16 7 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 60 (7.13%) NoSQL
3 55 (6.53%) MySQL
4 54 (6.41%) Big Data
5 49 (5.82%) MongoDB
6 34 (4.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 31 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
7 31 (3.68%) Relational Database
8 28 (3.33%) Hadoop
9 18 (2.14%) Oracle Database
10 17 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (1.90%) RDBMS
12 15 (1.78%) Power BI
13 14 (1.66%) Amazon Redshift
14 13 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
15 12 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (1.31%) Apache Hive
16 11 (1.31%) MariaDB
16 11 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 9 (1.07%) DB2
Development Applications
1 105 (12.47%) Jenkins
2 92 (10.93%) Git (software)
3 65 (7.72%) JIRA
4 29 (3.44%) Maven
5 26 (3.09%) JUnit
6 25 (2.97%) GitLab
7 19 (2.26%) Selenium
7 19 (2.26%) Sonatype Nexus
8 15 (1.78%) SonarQube
9 14 (1.66%) Mockito
10 10 (1.19%) PHPUnit
11 8 (0.95%) SpecFlow
11 8 (0.95%) Subversion
11 8 (0.95%) Visual Studio
12 7 (0.83%) Bitbucket
12 7 (0.83%) SoapUI
12 7 (0.83%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.71%) Babel
13 6 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (0.71%) webpack
General
1 91 (10.81%) Finance
2 28 (3.33%) Games
3 27 (3.21%) Telecoms
4 25 (2.97%) Banking
5 22 (2.61%) Public Sector
6 21 (2.49%) Marketing
7 14 (1.66%) Retail
8 9 (1.07%) Publishing
9 7 (0.83%) Norwegian Language
10 4 (0.48%) Electronics
10 4 (0.48%) Korean Language
10 4 (0.48%) Military
11 3 (0.36%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.36%) Billing
12 2 (0.24%) Legal
12 2 (0.24%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.24%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.12%) Back Office
13 1 (0.12%) Law
13 1 (0.12%) Police
Job Titles
1 274 (32.54%) Developer
2 84 (9.98%) Architect
3 80 (9.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 79 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 51 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
5 51 (6.06%) Java Developer
6 40 (4.75%) Full Stack Developer
6 40 (4.75%) Lead Developer
7 39 (4.63%) .NET Developer
7 39 (4.63%) AWS Developer
7 39 (4.63%) AWS Engineer
8 38 (4.51%) C# Developer
9 37 (4.39%) Software Developer
10 33 (3.92%) PHP Developer
10 33 (3.92%) Software Engineer
11 32 (3.80%) Scala Developer
12 31 (3.68%) Support Engineer
13 29 (3.44%) Analyst
14 27 (3.21%) Consultant
15 26 (3.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (14.13%) React
2 104 (12.35%) HTML
3 94 (11.16%) AngularJS
4 93 (11.05%) .NET
5 83 (9.86%) RESTful
6 80 (9.50%) CSS
7 78 (9.26%) REST
8 73 (8.67%) Node.js
9 64 (7.60%) Spring
10 61 (7.24%) Web Services
11 42 (4.99%) Vue.js
12 41 (4.87%) .NET Core
12 41 (4.87%) HTML5
13 39 (4.63%) ASP.NET
14 33 (3.92%) Spring Boot
15 29 (3.44%) JSON
16 25 (2.97%) jQuery
17 21 (2.49%) Django
17 21 (2.49%) Kafka
17 21 (2.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 56 (6.65%) Public Cloud
2 37 (4.39%) Cloud Native
3 35 (4.16%) Data Centre
4 27 (3.21%) User Experience
5 26 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (3.09%) Hybrid Cloud
6 22 (2.61%) Mobile App
7 21 (2.49%) Greenfield Project
8 20 (2.38%) Algorithms
8 20 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
9 18 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
10 15 (1.78%) Management Information System
10 15 (1.78%) Private Cloud
11 11 (1.31%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.07%) Data Structures
13 8 (0.95%) Cyberattack
14 6 (0.71%) Internet of Things
15 5 (0.59%) Replication
16 4 (0.48%) Life Science
16 4 (0.48%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 226 (26.84%) Linux
2 136 (16.15%) Windows
3 58 (6.89%) Windows Server
4 41 (4.87%) Unix
5 23 (2.73%) Windows Server 2016
6 21 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (1.90%) Android
8 14 (1.66%) Windows 10
8 14 (1.66%) Windows Server 2019
9 12 (1.43%) Apple iOS
9 12 (1.43%) CentOS
10 11 (1.31%) Windows 7
10 11 (1.31%) Windows 8
10 11 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (1.19%) AIX
11 10 (1.19%) Solaris
12 7 (0.83%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (34.56%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (30.52%) DevOps
3 134 (15.91%) Microservices
4 108 (12.83%) Software Engineering
5 103 (12.23%) Scrum
6 95 (11.28%) Test Automation
7 80 (9.50%) TDD
8 78 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
9 69 (8.19%) Mentoring
10 60 (7.13%) Continuous Integration
11 58 (6.89%) Fintech
12 53 (6.29%) Computer Science
13 48 (5.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 44 (5.23%) Infrastructure as Code
15 42 (4.99%) Project Delivery
16 40 (4.75%) Migration
16 40 (4.75%) MVC
17 38 (4.51%) ITIL
17 38 (4.51%) Machine Learning
18 37 (4.39%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 229 (27.20%) Python
2 219 (26.01%) JavaScript
3 211 (25.06%) Java
4 144 (17.10%) SQL
5 127 (15.08%) C#
6 75 (8.91%) Bash Shell
7 69 (8.19%) PowerShell
8 68 (8.08%) PHP
9 51 (6.06%) TypeScript
10 49 (5.82%) Scala
11 47 (5.58%) C
12 37 (4.39%) C++
13 29 (3.44%) Go
14 28 (3.33%) Java 8
15 21 (2.49%) Groovy
16 16 (1.90%) T-SQL
17 14 (1.66%) Ruby
18 10 (1.19%) ABAP
18 10 (1.19%) Perl
18 10 (1.19%) Rust
Qualifications
1 66 (7.84%) Degree
2 34 (4.04%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 23 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (2.73%) SC Cleared
5 18 (2.14%) CCNA
6 17 (2.02%) MCSE
6 17 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (1.31%) AWS Certification
9 8 (0.95%) CISSP
9 8 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (0.95%) DV Cleared
9 8 (0.95%) TOGAF Certification
10 7 (0.83%) CCA
10 7 (0.83%) PhD
11 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.36%) CCNP
12 3 (0.36%) CISA
12 3 (0.36%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.39%) QA
2 25 (2.97%) GDPR
3 24 (2.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (2.02%) SLA
5 15 (1.78%) NIST
6 11 (1.31%) PCI DSS
7 10 (1.19%) NIST 800
8 8 (0.95%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.48%) HIPAA
10 4 (0.48%) MISRA
11 2 (0.24%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.12%) IFRS
12 1 (0.12%) NCSC
System Software
1 182 (21.62%) Docker
2 61 (7.24%) Active Directory
3 54 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (3.09%) Hyper-V
5 18 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (1.43%) vSphere
7 11 (1.31%) VMware Workstation
8 8 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.83%) HDFS
10 6 (0.71%) vCloud
11 5 (0.59%) Firmware
12 4 (0.48%) LXC
13 2 (0.24%) XenApp
13 2 (0.24%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.12%) Ceph
14 1 (0.12%) Gluster
14 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.12%) Postfix
14 1 (0.12%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 133 (15.80%) Kubernetes
2 105 (12.47%) Ansible
3 102 (12.11%) Terraform
4 40 (4.75%) Puppet
5 30 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (1.31%) Data Guard
7 10 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
8 9 (1.07%) Prometheus
9 8 (0.95%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (0.71%) Docker Swarm
10 6 (0.71%) Nagios
10 6 (0.71%) SCCM
11 5 (0.59%) Grafana
12 4 (0.48%) Cobbler
12 4 (0.48%) Kibana
12 4 (0.48%) logstash
12 4 (0.48%) Mesos
12 4 (0.48%) Nessus
12 4 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
13 3 (0.36%) SELinux
Vendors
1 142 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 99 (11.76%) VMware
3 81 (9.62%) Google
4 49 (5.82%) Oracle
5 32 (3.80%) Cisco
5 32 (3.80%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (2.49%) Meraki
7 20 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 18 (2.14%) Splunk
9 17 (2.02%) SAP
10 13 (1.54%) Citrix
11 9 (1.07%) F5
11 9 (1.07%) Informatica
12 7 (0.83%) Juniper
12 7 (0.83%) Sun
13 6 (0.71%) Arista
13 6 (0.71%) Cloudera
13 6 (0.71%) EMC
13 6 (0.71%) HP
13 6 (0.71%) Zend