Period
to 29 March 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 29 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South East
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 25 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 +16 +30
Permanent jobs citing AWS 1,783 2,044 1,940
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 8.24% 7.65% 6.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.49% 30.96% 29.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,749 1,947 1,701
Median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £84,000 £81,250 £76,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

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 6,731 6,603 6,656
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.11% 24.70% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5,746 5,557 5,496
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +2 826 £60,000 - 144
Berkshire +5 485 £62,500 +4.17% 60
Hampshire +12 423 £55,000 +10.00% 59
Surrey +9 272 £60,000 +0.84% 70
Buckinghamshire +17 172 £60,000 +20.00% 26
Oxfordshire -10 169 £55,000 -15.38% 58
East Sussex +7 142 £52,500 - 12
West Sussex -1 65 £65,000 +36.84% 14
Kent -17 36 £52,500 +31.25% 16
Sussex +3 4 £70,000 -9.68%
Middlesex +4 3 £72,500 -3.33%
Home Counties +3 2 - -
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 964 (54.07%) Azure
2 610 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 524 (29.39%) DevOps
4 475 (26.64%) Linux
5 411 (23.05%) Python
6 409 (22.94%) JavaScript
7 401 (22.49%) Java
8 387 (21.70%) Docker
9 367 (20.58%) C#
10 349 (19.57%) SQL
11 335 (18.79%) Microsoft
12 323 (18.12%) Windows
13 305 (17.11%) .NET
14 295 (16.55%) SaaS
14 295 (16.55%) Kubernetes
15 252 (14.13%) SQL Server
16 251 (14.08%) Git (software)
17 233 (13.07%) Software Engineering
18 230 (12.90%) Scrum
19 228 (12.79%) TDD
20 226 (12.68%) VMware
20 226 (12.68%) HTML
21 222 (12.45%) Problem-Solving
21 222 (12.45%) Finance
22 217 (12.17%) Ansible
23 216 (12.11%) GCP
24 210 (11.78%) AngularJS
25 208 (11.67%) Google
26 202 (11.33%) CSS
27 199 (11.16%) Web Services

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 75 (4.21%) Confluence
2 60 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
3 59 (3.31%) Apache
4 49 (2.75%) Apache Spark
5 37 (2.08%) IIS
6 28 (1.57%) Tomcat
7 25 (1.40%) CMS
8 18 (1.01%) SharePoint
9 16 (0.90%) SAS
10 13 (0.73%) MS Exchange
11 12 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
12 11 (0.62%) CICS
12 11 (0.62%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.56%) Joomla!
13 10 (0.56%) WordPress
14 9 (0.50%) OpenStack
15 8 (0.45%) Jupyter
15 8 (0.45%) nginx
15 8 (0.45%) Skype for Business
16 6 (0.34%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 37 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.28%) Sketch
4 5 (0.28%) Zeplin
5 4 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.056%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.39%) Adobe Campaign
4 5 (0.28%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.22%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.22%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.11%) CA PPM
6 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.056%) Magento
7 1 (0.056%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 964 (54.07%) Azure
2 295 (16.55%) SaaS
3 216 (12.11%) GCP
4 149 (8.36%) Office 365
5 129 (7.23%) PaaS
5 129 (7.23%) Serverless
6 108 (6.06%) AWS Lambda
7 95 (5.33%) IaaS
8 87 (4.88%) AWS CloudFormation
9 86 (4.82%) Amazon EC2
10 75 (4.21%) Amazon S3
11 72 (4.04%) GitHub
12 64 (3.59%) Azure Active Directory
13 49 (2.75%) Power Platform
14 47 (2.64%) Cloud Computing
15 45 (2.52%) Amazon Cognito
16 41 (2.30%) Amazon SQS
17 34 (1.91%) Heroku
18 28 (1.57%) Amazon ECS
19 27 (1.51%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 104 (5.83%) Firewall
2 64 (3.59%) Network Security
3 63 (3.53%) DNS
4 58 (3.25%) TCP/IP
5 52 (2.92%) Internet
5 52 (2.92%) LAN
6 47 (2.64%) WAN
7 37 (2.08%) Wireless
8 36 (2.02%) DHCP
9 34 (1.91%) VPN
10 31 (1.74%) SAN
11 28 (1.57%) VoIP
12 25 (1.40%) HTTP
13 23 (1.29%) Skype
14 19 (1.07%) MPLS
14 19 (1.07%) VLAN
15 15 (0.84%) Wireshark
16 13 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
16 13 (0.73%) NetScaler
17 12 (0.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (14.13%) SQL Server
2 143 (8.02%) PostgreSQL
3 127 (7.12%) MySQL
4 97 (5.44%) Big Data
5 88 (4.94%) Relational Database
6 74 (4.15%) MongoDB
7 68 (3.81%) Redis
8 62 (3.48%) Amazon RDS
9 56 (3.14%) NoSQL
10 47 (2.64%) Power BI
11 45 (2.52%) Hadoop
12 43 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
13 42 (2.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 34 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 31 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 28 (1.57%) Amazon Redshift
16 28 (1.57%) RDBMS
17 27 (1.51%) Azure SQL Database
18 24 (1.35%) DB2
19 22 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 251 (14.08%) Git (software)
2 194 (10.88%) Jenkins
3 137 (7.68%) JIRA
4 60 (3.37%) Maven
5 54 (3.03%) JUnit
6 52 (2.92%) webpack
7 51 (2.86%) Selenium
8 39 (2.19%) Visual Studio Team System
9 37 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
10 36 (2.02%) TeamCity
11 32 (1.79%) Visual Studio
12 30 (1.68%) Subversion
13 29 (1.63%) Grunt
13 29 (1.63%) gulp
14 28 (1.57%) JMeter
15 27 (1.51%) Bitbucket
16 24 (1.35%) Mockito
17 23 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 23 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
18 19 (1.07%) jMock
General
1 222 (12.45%) Finance
2 94 (5.27%) Retail
3 73 (4.09%) Marketing
4 58 (3.25%) Banking
5 42 (2.36%) Telecoms
6 40 (2.24%) Public Sector
7 34 (1.91%) Games
8 27 (1.51%) Automotive
9 24 (1.35%) Manufacturing
10 15 (0.84%) Electronics
11 9 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.50%) Publishing
12 7 (0.39%) Advertising
12 7 (0.39%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.39%) Military
13 4 (0.22%) Back Office
13 4 (0.22%) Legal
14 3 (0.17%) Billing
14 3 (0.17%) Law
14 3 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 528 (29.61%) Developer
2 226 (12.68%) DevOps Engineer
3 187 (10.49%) Architect
4 163 (9.14%) Senior Developer
5 116 (6.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 110 (6.17%) Java Developer
7 104 (5.83%) .NET Developer
8 91 (5.10%) Software Developer
9 90 (5.05%) Software Engineer
10 80 (4.49%) AWS Engineer
11 78 (4.37%) Cloud Engineer
12 77 (4.32%) C# Developer
13 66 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
14 57 (3.20%) Lead Developer
15 56 (3.14%) Solutions Architect
16 55 (3.08%) Analyst
16 55 (3.08%) PHP Developer
17 52 (2.92%) Data Engineer
18 51 (2.86%) Consultant
18 51 (2.86%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (17.11%) .NET
2 226 (12.68%) HTML
3 210 (11.78%) AngularJS
4 202 (11.33%) CSS
5 199 (11.16%) Web Services
6 167 (9.37%) REST
7 157 (8.81%) React
8 156 (8.75%) Node.js
9 124 (6.95%) ASP.NET
10 116 (6.51%) .NET Core
11 114 (6.39%) RESTful
12 111 (6.23%) HTML5
13 98 (5.50%) Spring
14 63 (3.53%) jQuery
15 62 (3.48%) .NET Framework
16 60 (3.37%) RabbitMQ
17 58 (3.25%) Vue.js
18 56 (3.14%) ASP.NET Web API
19 53 (2.97%) JSON
19 53 (2.97%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 106 (5.95%) Public Cloud
2 104 (5.83%) Data Centre
3 84 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 74 (4.15%) Mobile App
5 56 (3.14%) User Experience
6 53 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
6 53 (2.97%) Hybrid Cloud
7 52 (2.92%) Private Cloud
8 47 (2.64%) Self-Motivation
9 41 (2.30%) Cloud Native
10 34 (1.91%) Management Information System
11 28 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
12 23 (1.29%) Algorithms
12 23 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
13 21 (1.18%) Virtual Team
14 20 (1.12%) Mainframe
15 19 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
16 17 (0.95%) Clustering
17 15 (0.84%) Internet of Things
18 13 (0.73%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 475 (26.64%) Linux
2 323 (18.12%) Windows
3 165 (9.25%) Windows Server
4 83 (4.66%) Android
5 65 (3.65%) Unix
6 62 (3.48%) Apple iOS
7 48 (2.69%) Windows 10
8 44 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 36 (2.02%) Windows Server 2016
10 26 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 25 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (1.29%) Windows 7
13 18 (1.01%) Debian
13 18 (1.01%) Mac OS
14 14 (0.79%) CentOS
15 13 (0.73%) Ubuntu
16 12 (0.67%) Windows Server 2019
17 11 (0.62%) Windows 8
18 10 (0.56%) Solaris
19 8 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 610 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 524 (29.39%) DevOps
3 233 (13.07%) Software Engineering
4 230 (12.90%) Scrum
5 228 (12.79%) TDD
6 222 (12.45%) Problem-Solving
7 174 (9.76%) Test Automation
8 169 (9.48%) Microservices
9 159 (8.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 147 (8.24%) MVC
11 142 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
12 125 (7.01%) Mentoring
13 124 (6.95%) Computer Science
14 117 (6.56%) Migration
15 114 (6.39%) BDD
16 113 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
17 106 (5.95%) SDLC
18 101 (5.66%) Analytics
19 99 (5.55%) OO
20 98 (5.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 411 (23.05%) Python
2 409 (22.94%) JavaScript
3 401 (22.49%) Java
4 367 (20.58%) C#
5 349 (19.57%) SQL
6 166 (9.31%) PHP
7 165 (9.25%) Bash Shell
8 119 (6.67%) PowerShell
9 82 (4.60%) TypeScript
10 68 (3.81%) Ruby
11 59 (3.31%) C++
11 59 (3.31%) Go
12 54 (3.03%) C
13 50 (2.80%) Perl
14 48 (2.69%) Scala
15 34 (1.91%) T-SQL
16 28 (1.57%) Kotlin
17 27 (1.51%) Shell Script
18 26 (1.46%) PHP 7
19 25 (1.40%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 179 (10.04%) Degree
2 68 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 66 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 60 (3.37%) SC Cleared
5 48 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
7 35 (1.96%) CISSP
8 29 (1.63%) AWS Certification
8 29 (1.63%) CCNA
9 23 (1.29%) MCSE
10 18 (1.01%) CCNP
11 16 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (0.84%) DV Cleared
12 15 (0.84%) ISTQB
13 12 (0.67%) CISM
13 12 (0.67%) PMI Certification
14 11 (0.62%) ISEB
14 11 (0.62%) MCSA
14 11 (0.62%) PMP
15 9 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (7.40%) QA
2 38 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (1.35%) GDPR
3 24 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.73%) SLA
5 12 (0.67%) JSP 440
6 9 (0.50%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.45%) NIST
8 6 (0.34%) MISRA
9 5 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 4 (0.22%) HIPAA
10 4 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 4 (0.22%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.11%) NCSC
12 2 (0.11%) WAI
13 1 (0.056%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.056%) PMO
13 1 (0.056%) RMADS
System Software
1 387 (21.70%) Docker
2 151 (8.47%) Active Directory
3 144 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 56 (3.14%) Hyper-V
5 32 (1.79%) vSphere
6 19 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.67%) DFS Replication
8 12 (0.67%) XenApp
9 11 (0.62%) ACF2
9 11 (0.62%) RACF
9 11 (0.62%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.56%) oVirt
10 10 (0.56%) RHEV
10 10 (0.56%) vCloud
10 10 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
10 10 (0.56%) VMware NSX
11 9 (0.50%) KVM
11 9 (0.50%) NFS
12 8 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 295 (16.55%) Kubernetes
2 217 (12.17%) Ansible
3 197 (11.05%) Terraform
4 116 (6.51%) Puppet
5 81 (4.54%) Opscode Chef
6 34 (1.91%) Grafana
7 29 (1.63%) SCCM
8 28 (1.57%) Nagios
9 16 (0.90%) Prometheus
10 13 (0.73%) Packer
11 10 (0.56%) Salt
12 9 (0.50%) Backup Exec
12 9 (0.50%) ZABBIX
13 8 (0.45%) HAProxy
13 8 (0.45%) SELinux
13 8 (0.45%) vCenter Server
14 7 (0.39%) NetBackup
14 7 (0.39%) SCOM
14 7 (0.39%) Single Sign-On
14 7 (0.39%) vRealize
Vendors
1 335 (18.79%) Microsoft
2 226 (12.68%) VMware
3 208 (11.67%) Google
4 91 (5.10%) Cisco
5 79 (4.43%) Oracle
6 52 (2.92%) HP
7 47 (2.64%) IBM
8 44 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
9 41 (2.30%) Citrix
10 37 (2.08%) Xamarin
11 35 (1.96%) Red Hat
12 34 (1.91%) SAP
13 31 (1.74%) Splunk
14 29 (1.63%) Tableau
15 28 (1.57%) Atlassian
16 27 (1.51%) Meraki
17 25 (1.40%) Dell
18 19 (1.07%) New Relic
19 18 (1.01%) CheckPoint
19 18 (1.01%) Zend