Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 34 46
Rank change year-on-year +14 +12 +45
Permanent jobs citing AWS 2,252 1,965 1,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 8.67% 6.64% 5.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.50% 30.56% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,903 1,719 1,385
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +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 7,384 6,430 5,235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.43% 21.74% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6,206 5,407 4,427
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing AWS as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS in the South East.

Salary trend for AWS in the South East

AWS
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS in the South East over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019. 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 +6 1,004 £60,000 +9.09% 151
Berkshire +9 589 £60,000 - 66
Hampshire +16 497 £47,500 -9.52% 62
Surrey +10 372 £62,000 +8.77% 65
Oxfordshire +8 267 £57,500 -4.17% 53
Buckinghamshire +20 148 £52,000 +15.56% 32
East Sussex +14 141 £55,000 +4.76% 12
West Sussex +13 116 £65,000 +30.00% 15
Kent +30 91 £55,000 +37.50% 29
Middlesex +1 10 £85,000 - 2
Isle of Wight - 1 £47,500 -
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 1,149 (51.02%) Azure
2 862 (38.28%) Agile Software Development
3 704 (31.26%) DevOps
4 686 (30.46%) Linux
5 555 (24.64%) Java
6 538 (23.89%) Docker
7 520 (23.09%) JavaScript
7 520 (23.09%) Python
8 476 (21.14%) C#
9 456 (20.25%) Microsoft
10 452 (20.07%) SQL
10 452 (20.07%) .NET
11 450 (19.98%) Windows
12 390 (17.32%) Kubernetes
13 388 (17.23%) VMware
14 363 (16.12%) Degree
15 354 (15.72%) Software Engineering
16 347 (15.41%) SQL Server
17 336 (14.92%) Git (software)
18 328 (14.56%) GCP
19 326 (14.48%) Jenkins
20 315 (13.99%) Ansible
21 313 (13.90%) TDD
22 297 (13.19%) Terraform
23 294 (13.06%) Problem-Solving
24 293 (13.01%) Finance
25 291 (12.92%) Web Services
26 286 (12.70%) AngularJS
27 283 (12.57%) VMware Infrastructure
28 279 (12.39%) Scrum

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
1 116 (5.15%) Confluence
2 75 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
3 59 (2.62%) Tomcat
4 57 (2.53%) IIS
5 47 (2.09%) OpenStack
6 46 (2.04%) Apache
7 44 (1.95%) Apache Spark
7 44 (1.95%) SharePoint
8 35 (1.55%) nginx
9 33 (1.47%) JBoss
10 28 (1.24%) Skype for Business
11 24 (1.07%) CMS
12 23 (1.02%) WebLogic
13 21 (0.93%) MS Exchange
14 17 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
15 16 (0.71%) Drupal
16 14 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
16 14 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
17 12 (0.53%) SAS
18 9 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.044%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.044%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.044%) SPSS
4 1 (0.044%) Weka
Business Applications
1 6 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (0.18%) CA PPM
2 4 (0.18%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.13%) SAP GRC
3 3 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.089%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.044%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.044%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.044%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.044%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.044%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 1,149 (51.02%) Azure
2 328 (14.56%) GCP
3 256 (11.37%) SaaS
4 163 (7.24%) Serverless
5 147 (6.53%) Office 365
6 118 (5.24%) AWS CloudFormation
7 103 (4.57%) IaaS
8 102 (4.53%) AWS Lambda
9 99 (4.40%) PaaS
10 90 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
11 88 (3.91%) GitHub
12 86 (3.82%) Amazon S3
12 86 (3.82%) Cloud Computing
13 35 (1.55%) npm
14 32 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
15 31 (1.38%) OpenShift
16 28 (1.24%) IBM Cloud
17 25 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
17 25 (1.11%) Heroku
18 22 (0.98%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 147 (6.53%) Firewall
2 113 (5.02%) WAN
3 104 (4.62%) LAN
4 102 (4.53%) TCP/IP
5 75 (3.33%) VoIP
6 74 (3.29%) Network Security
7 73 (3.24%) DNS
8 60 (2.66%) Internet
9 58 (2.58%) VPN
10 49 (2.18%) SAN
11 42 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
12 41 (1.82%) Skype
13 30 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
13 30 (1.33%) DHCP
14 29 (1.29%) PABX
15 28 (1.24%) MPLS
16 24 (1.07%) HTTP
17 21 (0.93%) OSPF
18 19 (0.84%) BGP
19 16 (0.71%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 347 (15.41%) SQL Server
2 180 (7.99%) MySQL
3 166 (7.37%) PostgreSQL
4 152 (6.75%) NoSQL
5 131 (5.82%) MongoDB
6 82 (3.64%) Big Data
7 68 (3.02%) Relational Database
8 67 (2.98%) Redis
9 65 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
10 61 (2.71%) Amazon RDS
11 55 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 46 (2.04%) Hadoop
13 42 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
13 42 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
14 40 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
15 38 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 37 (1.64%) DB2
17 34 (1.51%) RDBMS
18 29 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 25 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 336 (14.92%) Git (software)
2 326 (14.48%) Jenkins
3 202 (8.97%) JIRA
4 88 (3.91%) Maven
5 72 (3.20%) Visual Studio
6 69 (3.06%) TeamCity
7 67 (2.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 56 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 50 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
10 48 (2.13%) Subversion
11 47 (2.09%) Bitbucket
12 44 (1.95%) Selenium
13 43 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
14 42 (1.87%) GitLab
15 33 (1.47%) webpack
16 32 (1.42%) Jasmine
17 31 (1.38%) gulp
17 31 (1.38%) MSI
18 28 (1.24%) Gradle
19 27 (1.20%) Mocha
General
1 293 (13.01%) Finance
2 123 (5.46%) Marketing
3 96 (4.26%) Retail
3 96 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 68 (3.02%) Banking
5 67 (2.98%) Manufacturing
6 60 (2.66%) Public Sector
7 35 (1.55%) Electronics
8 32 (1.42%) Games
9 27 (1.20%) Advertising
10 22 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
11 18 (0.80%) German Language
11 18 (0.80%) Italian Language
11 18 (0.80%) Publishing
12 11 (0.49%) Back Office
12 11 (0.49%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.40%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.22%) Law
14 5 (0.22%) Legal
15 4 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 616 (27.35%) Developer
2 297 (13.19%) DevOps Engineer
3 246 (10.92%) Architect
4 186 (8.26%) Software Engineer
5 165 (7.33%) .NET Developer
6 164 (7.28%) Senior Developer
7 125 (5.55%) AWS Engineer
8 118 (5.24%) Cloud Engineer
9 110 (4.88%) Consultant
10 106 (4.71%) Java Developer
11 101 (4.48%) C# Developer
12 89 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
13 88 (3.91%) Solutions Architect
14 87 (3.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 81 (3.60%) Analyst
16 78 (3.46%) Senior Software Engineer
17 77 (3.42%) Software Developer
18 71 (3.15%) Full Stack Developer
19 65 (2.89%) Java Engineer
20 63 (2.80%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 452 (20.07%) .NET
2 291 (12.92%) Web Services
3 286 (12.70%) AngularJS
4 277 (12.30%) HTML
5 237 (10.52%) CSS
6 200 (8.88%) Node.js
7 196 (8.70%) React
8 193 (8.57%) REST
9 166 (7.37%) ASP.NET
10 149 (6.62%) JSON
11 145 (6.44%) Spring
12 144 (6.39%) RESTful
13 130 (5.77%) .NET Core
14 122 (5.42%) HTML5
15 99 (4.40%) jQuery
15 99 (4.40%) Spring Boot
16 95 (4.22%) .NET Framework
17 83 (3.69%) SOAP
18 82 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
19 65 (2.89%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 181 (8.04%) Data Centre
2 179 (7.95%) Public Cloud
3 114 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 98 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
5 82 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
6 79 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
7 76 (3.37%) Private Cloud
8 61 (2.71%) User Experience
9 54 (2.40%) Management Information System
10 53 (2.35%) Cloud Native
11 49 (2.18%) Hybrid Cloud
12 45 (2.00%) Algorithms
13 42 (1.87%) Mobile App
14 35 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
15 29 (1.29%) Clustering
15 29 (1.29%) Driving Licence
16 28 (1.24%) Replication
17 27 (1.20%) Data Structures
18 18 (0.80%) EMC VMAX
19 15 (0.67%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 686 (30.46%) Linux
2 450 (19.98%) Windows
3 204 (9.06%) Windows Server
4 140 (6.22%) Unix
5 85 (3.77%) Android
6 71 (3.15%) Apple iOS
7 60 (2.66%) CentOS
8 53 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 46 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 43 (1.91%) Debian
11 38 (1.69%) Windows 10
12 37 (1.64%) Windows 7
13 36 (1.60%) Ubuntu
14 31 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 15 (0.67%) Windows 8
16 10 (0.44%) AIX
17 9 (0.40%) VMS
18 7 (0.31%) Solaris
19 6 (0.27%) Mac OS
20 5 (0.22%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 862 (38.28%) Agile Software Development
2 704 (31.26%) DevOps
3 354 (15.72%) Software Engineering
4 313 (13.90%) TDD
5 294 (13.06%) Problem-Solving
6 279 (12.39%) Scrum
7 276 (12.26%) Microservices
8 266 (11.81%) Continuous Integration
9 231 (10.26%) Computer Science
10 219 (9.72%) MVC
11 205 (9.10%) Test Automation
12 179 (7.95%) Analytics
13 172 (7.64%) ITIL
14 161 (7.15%) Mentoring
15 158 (7.02%) Migration
16 152 (6.75%) BDD
17 149 (6.62%) SDLC
18 143 (6.35%) OO
19 134 (5.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 133 (5.91%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 555 (24.64%) Java
2 520 (23.09%) JavaScript
2 520 (23.09%) Python
3 476 (21.14%) C#
4 452 (20.07%) SQL
5 212 (9.41%) PowerShell
6 193 (8.57%) Bash Shell
7 140 (6.22%) Ruby
8 121 (5.37%) PHP
9 90 (4.00%) TypeScript
10 81 (3.60%) C++
11 71 (3.15%) Go
12 55 (2.44%) Perl
13 52 (2.31%) Scala
14 46 (2.04%) C
15 43 (1.91%) Java 8
16 35 (1.55%) T-SQL
17 31 (1.38%) VB.NET
18 28 (1.24%) Objective-C
19 26 (1.15%) R
Qualifications
1 363 (16.12%) Degree
2 135 (5.99%) Cisco Certification
2 135 (5.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 83 (3.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 82 (3.64%) Security Cleared
5 81 (3.60%) CCNP
6 75 (3.33%) CCNA
7 73 (3.24%) MCSE
8 67 (2.98%) AWS Certification
9 63 (2.80%) SC Cleared
10 60 (2.66%) CISSP
11 43 (1.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 33 (1.47%) TOGAF Certification
13 26 (1.15%) DV Cleared
14 25 (1.11%) CISM
15 21 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
16 20 (0.89%) ISTQB
16 20 (0.89%) MCSA
17 13 (0.58%) Master's Degree
18 12 (0.53%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (4.53%) QA
2 51 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (1.78%) GDPR
4 31 (1.38%) SLA
5 22 (0.98%) Data Quality
6 21 (0.93%) PCI DSS
7 20 (0.89%) Cyber Essentials
8 19 (0.84%) NIST
9 13 (0.58%) WAI
10 12 (0.53%) NCSC
11 10 (0.44%) ISO 9001
12 7 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 6 (0.27%) ISAE 3402
13 6 (0.27%) ISO 22301
13 6 (0.27%) ISO 31000
13 6 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 4 (0.18%) PMO
14 4 (0.18%) WCAG
15 3 (0.13%) COBIT
15 3 (0.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 538 (23.89%) Docker
2 283 (12.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 152 (6.75%) Active Directory
4 133 (5.91%) Hyper-V
5 42 (1.87%) vSphere
6 31 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 31 (1.38%) vCloud
7 29 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
8 24 (1.07%) oVirt
8 24 (1.07%) RHEV
9 23 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
10 21 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
11 20 (0.89%) XenApp
11 20 (0.89%) XenDesktop
12 16 (0.71%) LXC
13 14 (0.62%) iptables
14 11 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 10 (0.44%) VMware NSX
16 7 (0.31%) VirtualBox
16 7 (0.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 390 (17.32%) Kubernetes
2 315 (13.99%) Ansible
3 297 (13.19%) Terraform
4 252 (11.19%) Puppet
5 156 (6.93%) Opscode Chef
6 52 (2.31%) SCCM
7 36 (1.60%) Nagios
8 29 (1.29%) Grafana
8 29 (1.29%) IBM BigFix
8 29 (1.29%) SCOM
9 22 (0.98%) vCenter Server
10 21 (0.93%) Kibana
11 20 (0.89%) Salt
12 17 (0.75%) Docker Swarm
13 16 (0.71%) Packer
13 16 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
14 15 (0.67%) ZABBIX
15 14 (0.62%) Graphite
15 14 (0.62%) Mesos
15 14 (0.62%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 456 (20.25%) Microsoft
2 388 (17.23%) VMware
3 270 (11.99%) Google
4 207 (9.19%) Cisco
5 185 (8.21%) Oracle
6 110 (4.88%) Citrix
7 100 (4.44%) SAP
8 93 (4.13%) IBM
9 81 (3.60%) Dell
10 58 (2.58%) HP
11 56 (2.49%) NetApp
12 44 (1.95%) Atlassian
12 44 (1.95%) CheckPoint
12 44 (1.95%) EMC
13 38 (1.69%) Nimble Storage
13 38 (1.69%) Palo Alto
14 37 (1.64%) Red Hat
15 35 (1.55%) Aruba
15 35 (1.55%) Juniper
15 35 (1.55%) Tableau