Period
to 7 July 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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South East
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 22 21 33
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12 +25
Permanent jobs citing AWS 1,257 2,257 2,076
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 9.04% 8.42% 6.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.71% 31.08% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,223 2,112 1,861
Median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
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 4,536 7,262 6,787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.63% 27.08% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3,905 6,146 5,649
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +7 591 £60,000 - 48
Berkshire +7 348 £60,000 -4.00% 21
Hampshire +10 308 £55,000 +4.76% 44
Surrey -2 170 £55,000 -8.33% 34
Oxfordshire -7 133 £55,000 -12.00% 17
Buckinghamshire +10 110 £62,500 +31.58% 10
East Sussex +9 95 £55,000 +4.76% 7
West Sussex -3 60 £65,000 +4.00% 10
Kent -10 23 £52,500 +40.00% 9
Sussex - 2 £70,000 -
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 734 (58.39%) Azure
2 420 (33.41%) Agile Software Development
3 339 (26.97%) DevOps
4 324 (25.78%) Linux
5 320 (25.46%) Java
6 307 (24.42%) JavaScript
7 288 (22.91%) Python
8 253 (20.13%) SQL
9 242 (19.25%) C#
10 236 (18.77%) Microsoft
11 230 (18.30%) Docker
12 214 (17.02%) SaaS
13 209 (16.63%) Windows
14 199 (15.83%) Kubernetes
15 182 (14.48%) VMware
16 180 (14.32%) .NET
17 171 (13.60%) Software Engineering
18 163 (12.97%) HTML
19 159 (12.65%) SQL Server
19 159 (12.65%) GCP
20 157 (12.49%) Jenkins
21 155 (12.33%) TDD
22 152 (12.09%) Scrum
23 151 (12.01%) React
24 149 (11.85%) Ansible
24 149 (11.85%) Problem-Solving
24 149 (11.85%) Git (software)
25 148 (11.77%) AngularJS
26 146 (11.61%) Test Automation
27 143 (11.38%) Google

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 59 (4.69%) Confluence
2 52 (4.14%) Apache
2 52 (4.14%) Apache Spark
3 26 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (1.51%) MS Exchange
5 16 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
5 16 (1.27%) CMS
6 15 (1.19%) Tomcat
7 13 (1.03%) IIS
7 13 (1.03%) SharePoint
8 10 (0.80%) OpenStack
9 9 (0.72%) Jupyter
10 8 (0.64%) Oracle Coherence
11 7 (0.56%) SAS
12 6 (0.48%) Skype for Business
13 5 (0.40%) Apache Airflow
13 5 (0.40%) Red Hat Fuse
13 5 (0.40%) ThingWorx
14 4 (0.32%) nginx
14 4 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (2.23%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (0.72%) Sketch
4 9 (0.72%) Zeplin
5 1 (0.080%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.48%) SAP ERP
2 5 (0.40%) SAP CRM
2 5 (0.40%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (0.32%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.080%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.080%) Magento
4 1 (0.080%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.080%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.080%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 734 (58.39%) Azure
2 214 (17.02%) SaaS
3 159 (12.65%) GCP
4 116 (9.23%) Office 365
5 108 (8.59%) Serverless
6 90 (7.16%) AWS Lambda
6 90 (7.16%) PaaS
7 80 (6.36%) Amazon EC2
8 57 (4.53%) IaaS
9 53 (4.22%) GitHub
10 51 (4.06%) AWS CloudFormation
11 48 (3.82%) Cloud Computing
12 45 (3.58%) Amazon S3
13 40 (3.18%) Power Platform
14 30 (2.39%) Amazon SQS
15 24 (1.91%) Amazon Cognito
16 23 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
17 21 (1.67%) Heroku
18 19 (1.51%) Amazon Kinesis
19 18 (1.43%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 65 (5.17%) Firewall
2 55 (4.38%) DNS
3 42 (3.34%) LAN
4 40 (3.18%) WAN
5 38 (3.02%) Internet
6 37 (2.94%) TCP/IP
7 36 (2.86%) DHCP
8 35 (2.78%) Network Security
9 31 (2.47%) Skype
10 27 (2.15%) SAN
11 23 (1.83%) HTTP
12 22 (1.75%) VPN
13 21 (1.67%) Wireless
14 20 (1.59%) VoIP
15 15 (1.19%) H.323
16 14 (1.11%) MPLS
17 13 (1.03%) Wireshark
18 10 (0.80%) NetScaler
18 10 (0.80%) WLAN
19 9 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (12.65%) SQL Server
2 90 (7.16%) Big Data
3 86 (6.84%) PostgreSQL
3 86 (6.84%) Relational Database
4 82 (6.52%) MySQL
5 58 (4.61%) MongoDB
6 53 (4.22%) NoSQL
7 52 (4.14%) Hadoop
8 40 (3.18%) Redis
9 35 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (2.70%) Amazon Redshift
11 33 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
12 32 (2.55%) Power BI
13 30 (2.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 25 (1.99%) RDBMS
15 21 (1.67%) DB2
16 18 (1.43%) MariaDB
16 18 (1.43%) Oracle Database
16 18 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 17 (1.35%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 157 (12.49%) Jenkins
2 149 (11.85%) Git (software)
3 93 (7.40%) JIRA
4 45 (3.58%) JUnit
4 45 (3.58%) webpack
5 41 (3.26%) Maven
6 34 (2.70%) Selenium
7 27 (2.15%) Mockito
8 25 (1.99%) gulp
9 24 (1.91%) Grunt
10 21 (1.67%) SonarQube
11 20 (1.59%) JMeter
11 20 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
12 18 (1.43%) DbUnit
12 18 (1.43%) jMock
13 16 (1.27%) SpecFlow
13 16 (1.27%) Subversion
14 14 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (1.11%) Bitbucket
14 14 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 137 (10.90%) Finance
2 43 (3.42%) Games
3 40 (3.18%) Retail
4 33 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 31 (2.47%) Banking
6 27 (2.15%) Marketing
7 19 (1.51%) Public Sector
8 17 (1.35%) Publishing
9 14 (1.11%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.80%) Norwegian Language
11 8 (0.64%) Automotive
11 8 (0.64%) Military
12 7 (0.56%) Electronics
13 4 (0.32%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.32%) Law
13 4 (0.32%) Legal
13 4 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.24%) Police
15 2 (0.16%) Billing
16 1 (0.080%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 368 (29.28%) Developer
2 147 (11.69%) Architect
3 139 (11.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 105 (8.35%) Senior Developer
5 77 (6.13%) Java Developer
6 67 (5.33%) Software Engineer
7 66 (5.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 66 (5.25%) Software Developer
8 64 (5.09%) .NET Developer
9 56 (4.46%) AWS Engineer
10 52 (4.14%) Analyst
11 51 (4.06%) C# Developer
12 50 (3.98%) Consultant
12 50 (3.98%) Data Engineer
12 50 (3.98%) Full Stack Developer
13 49 (3.90%) Lead Developer
14 48 (3.82%) Cloud Engineer
15 43 (3.42%) PHP Developer
16 42 (3.34%) AWS Developer
17 39 (3.10%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (14.32%) .NET
2 163 (12.97%) HTML
3 151 (12.01%) React
4 148 (11.77%) AngularJS
5 136 (10.82%) CSS
6 135 (10.74%) REST
7 130 (10.34%) Web Services
8 117 (9.31%) Node.js
9 96 (7.64%) HTML5
10 87 (6.92%) ASP.NET
11 84 (6.68%) RESTful
12 83 (6.60%) Spring
13 81 (6.44%) .NET Core
14 58 (4.61%) Vue.js
15 40 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web API
16 37 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
16 37 (2.94%) Redux
17 36 (2.86%) .NET Framework
17 36 (2.86%) SOAP
18 35 (2.78%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 87 (6.92%) Public Cloud
2 68 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 63 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (4.38%) Data Centre
5 48 (3.82%) User Experience
6 40 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
7 38 (3.02%) Video Conferencing
8 36 (2.86%) Cloud Native
9 32 (2.55%) Hybrid Cloud
10 29 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
11 26 (2.07%) Management Information System
12 23 (1.83%) Private Cloud
13 18 (1.43%) Algorithms
14 17 (1.35%) Internet of Things
15 13 (1.03%) Data Structures
15 13 (1.03%) iPad
16 11 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
16 11 (0.88%) Replication
17 9 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
17 9 (0.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 324 (25.78%) Linux
2 209 (16.63%) Windows
3 111 (8.83%) Windows Server
4 55 (4.38%) Unix
5 45 (3.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 44 (3.50%) Android
7 42 (3.34%) Windows Server 2016
8 40 (3.18%) Windows 10
9 35 (2.78%) Apple iOS
10 27 (2.15%) Windows 7
11 22 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (1.59%) Windows Server 2019
13 17 (1.35%) Windows 8
14 16 (1.27%) Solaris
14 16 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 11 (0.88%) CentOS
17 10 (0.80%) Debian
18 9 (0.72%) AIX
19 7 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 420 (33.41%) Agile Software Development
2 339 (26.97%) DevOps
3 171 (13.60%) Software Engineering
4 155 (12.33%) TDD
5 152 (12.09%) Scrum
6 149 (11.85%) Problem-Solving
7 146 (11.61%) Test Automation
8 135 (10.74%) Microservices
9 102 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 101 (8.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 101 (8.04%) MVC
11 98 (7.80%) Computer Science
12 84 (6.68%) Mentoring
13 76 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
14 71 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
15 70 (5.57%) Project Delivery
16 68 (5.41%) BDD
17 65 (5.17%) SDLC
18 64 (5.09%) Fintech
18 64 (5.09%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 320 (25.46%) Java
2 307 (24.42%) JavaScript
3 288 (22.91%) Python
4 253 (20.13%) SQL
5 242 (19.25%) C#
6 119 (9.47%) Bash Shell
7 105 (8.35%) PHP
8 81 (6.44%) PowerShell
9 57 (4.53%) C
9 57 (4.53%) TypeScript
10 45 (3.58%) C++
10 45 (3.58%) Scala
11 36 (2.86%) T-SQL
12 34 (2.70%) Go
13 31 (2.47%) Perl
13 31 (2.47%) Ruby
14 24 (1.91%) Java 8
15 20 (1.59%) Kotlin
16 19 (1.51%) Groovy
17 14 (1.11%) Korn
Qualifications
1 119 (9.47%) Degree
2 51 (4.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 37 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 34 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (2.15%) MCSE
6 27 (2.15%) SC Cleared
7 26 (2.07%) CCNA
8 19 (1.51%) CISSP
9 14 (1.11%) AWS Certification
10 11 (0.88%) MCSA
11 10 (0.80%) PhD
11 10 (0.80%) TOGAF Certification
11 10 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (0.64%) CCNP
12 8 (0.64%) DV Cleared
13 7 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
13 7 (0.56%) CCA
13 7 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (0.48%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (7.32%) QA
2 30 (2.39%) GDPR
3 29 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (1.75%) PCI DSS
5 14 (1.11%) NIST
6 11 (0.88%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.72%) SLA
8 7 (0.56%) HIPAA
8 7 (0.56%) NIST 800
9 6 (0.48%) JSP 440
9 6 (0.48%) MISRA
9 6 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.080%) NCSC
11 1 (0.080%) PMO
11 1 (0.080%) WAI
System Software
1 230 (18.30%) Docker
2 117 (9.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 112 (8.91%) Active Directory
4 39 (3.10%) Hyper-V
5 28 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
6 27 (2.15%) vSphere
7 16 (1.27%) VMware Workstation
8 11 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.56%) Firmware
9 7 (0.56%) HDFS
9 7 (0.56%) vCloud
9 7 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.48%) XenApp
10 6 (0.48%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.40%) DFS Replication
11 5 (0.40%) oVirt
11 5 (0.40%) Postfix
11 5 (0.40%) RHEV
12 3 (0.24%) LXC
12 3 (0.24%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 199 (15.83%) Kubernetes
2 149 (11.85%) Ansible
3 141 (11.22%) Terraform
4 69 (5.49%) Puppet
5 45 (3.58%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (0.95%) SCCM
7 9 (0.72%) Data Guard
7 9 (0.72%) Nagios
7 9 (0.72%) Oracle RMAN
7 9 (0.72%) Prometheus
8 8 (0.64%) Backup Exec
9 7 (0.56%) Grafana
9 7 (0.56%) Nessus
9 7 (0.56%) Packer
10 6 (0.48%) Galera Cluster
10 6 (0.48%) NetBackup
10 6 (0.48%) OpenNebula
11 5 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (0.40%) Istio
11 5 (0.40%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 236 (18.77%) Microsoft
2 182 (14.48%) VMware
3 143 (11.38%) Google
4 63 (5.01%) Oracle
5 61 (4.85%) Cisco
6 40 (3.18%) Salesforce.com
7 35 (2.78%) HP
8 31 (2.47%) SAP
8 31 (2.47%) Xamarin
9 29 (2.31%) Red Hat
10 26 (2.07%) Citrix
11 25 (1.99%) IBM
12 24 (1.91%) Meraki
13 19 (1.51%) Tableau
14 16 (1.27%) Splunk
15 13 (1.03%) Dell
16 12 (0.95%) Atlassian
16 12 (0.95%) SolarWinds
17 11 (0.88%) EMC
17 11 (0.88%) Informatica