Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South East
6 months to
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 21 31
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10 +10
Permanent jobs citing AWS 913 2,124 2,033
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 10.37% 8.50% 7.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.81% 28.66% 31.54%
Number of salaries quoted 936 1,990 1,857
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £78,750
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 3,405 7,412 6,446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.68% 29.68% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2,943 6,311 5,385
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +10 404 £62,500 +4.17% 103
Berkshire +11 232 £67,500 +8.00% 38
Hampshire -5 176 £50,000 +5.26% 50
Surrey +6 150 £62,500 - 34
West Sussex +34 93 £60,000 -7.69% 11
Buckinghamshire +12 91 £50,000 -9.09% 20
Oxfordshire +1 81 £60,000 +4.35% 45
East Sussex -13 37 £62,500 +13.64% 7
Kent +7 19 £62,500 +13.64% 14
Home Counties +8 6 - -
Middlesex +4 2 £62,000 -14.48%
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 513 (56.19%) Azure
2 315 (34.50%) Agile Software Development
3 298 (32.64%) DevOps
4 237 (25.96%) Linux
5 230 (25.19%) Python
6 205 (22.45%) Docker
7 189 (20.70%) JavaScript
8 180 (19.72%) Java
9 173 (18.95%) Microservices
10 160 (17.52%) SQL
11 154 (16.87%) Windows
12 152 (16.65%) Kubernetes
13 141 (15.44%) Microsoft
14 131 (14.35%) SaaS
15 122 (13.36%) Scrum
16 120 (13.14%) GCP
17 116 (12.71%) HTML
18 113 (12.38%) Serverless
19 111 (12.16%) C#
19 111 (12.16%) Terraform
20 105 (11.50%) Git (software)
20 105 (11.50%) AngularJS
20 105 (11.50%) .NET
21 104 (11.39%) Finance
22 103 (11.28%) Software Engineering
22 103 (11.28%) RESTful
22 103 (11.28%) React
23 101 (11.06%) Ansible
23 101 (11.06%) TDD
24 100 (10.95%) Test Automation

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 27 (2.96%) Confluence
2 24 (2.63%) Apache
2 24 (2.63%) Apache Spark
2 24 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 15 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.31%) OpenStack
5 10 (1.10%) Skype for Business
6 9 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
7 8 (0.88%) nginx
8 7 (0.77%) CMS
8 7 (0.77%) IIS
8 7 (0.77%) WordPress
9 6 (0.66%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.33%) Apache Airflow
10 3 (0.33%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.33%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (0.22%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.11%) Sketch
3 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.11%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 7 (0.77%) Magento
2 5 (0.55%) Shopify
3 3 (0.33%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.22%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.11%) Odoo
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 513 (56.19%) Azure
2 131 (14.35%) SaaS
3 120 (13.14%) GCP
4 113 (12.38%) Serverless
5 95 (10.41%) AWS Lambda
6 71 (7.78%) Office 365
7 62 (6.79%) IaaS
8 56 (6.13%) PaaS
9 41 (4.49%) Power Platform
10 38 (4.16%) Cloud Computing
11 33 (3.61%) Amazon EC2
12 29 (3.18%) Azure Functions
12 29 (3.18%) PowerApps
13 28 (3.07%) Amazon S3
14 21 (2.30%) Azure Active Directory
15 16 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
15 16 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 15 (1.64%) OpenShift
17 14 (1.53%) IBM Cloud
18 13 (1.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 64 (7.01%) DNS
2 53 (5.81%) Firewall
3 34 (3.72%) TCP/IP
4 32 (3.50%) Internet
5 29 (3.18%) SAN
6 27 (2.96%) HTTP
7 22 (2.41%) VPN
8 18 (1.97%) DHCP
9 16 (1.75%) WAN
10 14 (1.53%) LAN
11 12 (1.31%) Skype
12 10 (1.10%) HTTPS
12 10 (1.10%) NAS
12 10 (1.10%) NetScaler
12 10 (1.10%) Network Security
12 10 (1.10%) SSH
12 10 (1.10%) VoIP
13 9 (0.99%) MPLS
14 7 (0.77%) WLAN
15 6 (0.66%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (8.98%) NoSQL
2 80 (8.76%) MySQL
2 80 (8.76%) SQL Server
3 70 (7.67%) MongoDB
4 47 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
5 44 (4.82%) Big Data
6 33 (3.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 31 (3.40%) Relational Database
8 24 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (2.19%) Oracle Database
10 16 (1.75%) Hadoop
10 16 (1.75%) Redis
11 14 (1.53%) MariaDB
11 14 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (1.53%) RDBMS
12 12 (1.31%) Power BI
13 11 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
13 11 (1.20%) Amazon Redshift
13 11 (1.20%) Snowflake Schema
14 9 (0.99%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 105 (11.50%) Git (software)
2 93 (10.19%) Jenkins
3 83 (9.09%) JIRA
4 46 (5.04%) GitLab
5 35 (3.83%) JUnit
6 33 (3.61%) Maven
7 30 (3.29%) Selenium
8 22 (2.41%) TeamCity
9 21 (2.30%) PHPUnit
10 16 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
10 16 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
11 11 (1.20%) SonarQube
12 9 (0.99%) Mockito
13 7 (0.77%) NUnit
14 6 (0.66%) Subversion
15 5 (0.55%) Bitbucket
15 5 (0.55%) Cucumber
16 4 (0.44%) Burp Suite
16 4 (0.44%) Gradle
16 4 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 104 (11.39%) Finance
2 29 (3.18%) Public Sector
3 23 (2.52%) Banking
3 23 (2.52%) Telecoms
4 20 (2.19%) Games
4 20 (2.19%) Marketing
5 13 (1.42%) Retail
6 9 (0.99%) Advertising
7 6 (0.66%) Military
8 4 (0.44%) Back Office
8 4 (0.44%) Korean Language
9 3 (0.33%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.33%) Norwegian Language
10 2 (0.22%) Billing
10 2 (0.22%) Law
10 2 (0.22%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.11%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 294 (32.20%) Developer
2 99 (10.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 84 (9.20%) Architect
4 76 (8.32%) Senior Developer
5 60 (6.57%) Full Stack Developer
6 59 (6.46%) Cloud Engineer
7 58 (6.35%) Java Developer
8 53 (5.81%) Scala Developer
9 51 (5.59%) Support Engineer
10 47 (5.15%) AWS Engineer
11 43 (4.71%) C# Developer
12 38 (4.16%) .NET Developer
12 38 (4.16%) React Developer
13 37 (4.05%) Software Developer
14 34 (3.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 32 (3.50%) AWS Developer
15 32 (3.50%) Site Reliability Engineer
16 30 (3.29%) Cloud Architect
17 29 (3.18%) Python Developer
18 25 (2.74%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (12.71%) HTML
2 105 (11.50%) .NET
2 105 (11.50%) AngularJS
3 103 (11.28%) React
3 103 (11.28%) RESTful
4 95 (10.41%) CSS
5 87 (9.53%) Spring
6 83 (9.09%) REST
7 67 (7.34%) Node.js
8 62 (6.79%) .NET Core
9 60 (6.57%) Web Services
10 54 (5.91%) JSON
11 46 (5.04%) Vue.js
12 37 (4.05%) Spring Boot
13 36 (3.94%) ASP.NET
14 34 (3.72%) HTML5
15 33 (3.61%) J2EE
15 33 (3.61%) Kafka
16 31 (3.40%) jQuery
16 31 (3.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 67 (7.34%) Public Cloud
2 49 (5.37%) Data Centre
3 45 (4.93%) Cloud Native
4 37 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
5 31 (3.40%) Hybrid Cloud
6 23 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (2.19%) User Experience
8 19 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
9 17 (1.86%) Private Cloud
10 15 (1.64%) Algorithms
11 11 (1.20%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.10%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
14 8 (0.88%) Cyberattack
15 7 (0.77%) PMI
16 6 (0.66%) Client/Server
16 6 (0.66%) Replication
17 5 (0.55%) Renewable Energy
17 5 (0.55%) Security Operations Centre
18 4 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 237 (25.96%) Linux
2 154 (16.87%) Windows
3 75 (8.21%) Windows Server
4 35 (3.83%) Unix
5 24 (2.63%) CentOS
6 22 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (1.97%) Windows Server 2016
8 12 (1.31%) Windows Server 2019
9 8 (0.88%) AIX
9 8 (0.88%) Solaris
9 8 (0.88%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.88%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.44%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.33%) Android
11 3 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.22%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.22%) FreeNAS
12 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.22%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (34.50%) Agile Software Development
2 298 (32.64%) DevOps
3 173 (18.95%) Microservices
4 122 (13.36%) Scrum
5 103 (11.28%) Software Engineering
6 101 (11.06%) TDD
7 100 (10.95%) Test Automation
8 86 (9.42%) Mentoring
9 63 (6.90%) Fintech
9 63 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
10 62 (6.79%) Migration
11 61 (6.68%) Kanban
12 53 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
13 50 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 46 (5.04%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 45 (4.93%) Test Strategy
16 43 (4.71%) Computer Science
16 43 (4.71%) Infrastructure as Code
16 43 (4.71%) ITIL
16 43 (4.71%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 230 (25.19%) Python
2 189 (20.70%) JavaScript
3 180 (19.72%) Java
4 160 (17.52%) SQL
5 111 (12.16%) C#
6 91 (9.97%) PowerShell
7 72 (7.89%) TypeScript
8 65 (7.12%) PHP
9 58 (6.35%) Scala
10 54 (5.91%) Bash Shell
11 34 (3.72%) C++
12 33 (3.61%) C
13 30 (3.29%) Go
14 29 (3.18%) Java 8
15 17 (1.86%) Groovy
16 15 (1.64%) T-SQL
17 11 (1.20%) Rust
18 8 (0.88%) ABAP
18 8 (0.88%) Perl
18 8 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 61 (6.68%) Security Cleared
2 52 (5.70%) Degree
3 46 (5.04%) SC Cleared
4 21 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (1.64%) MCSE
6 15 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (1.53%) AWS Certification
7 14 (1.53%) CISSP
8 12 (1.31%) CCNA
9 11 (1.20%) DV Cleared
10 10 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
11 9 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.77%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.55%) CCA
13 5 (0.55%) CCNP
13 5 (0.55%) MCSA
13 5 (0.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.94%) QA
2 19 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (2.08%) SLA
3 18 (1.97%) GDPR
4 16 (1.75%) NIST
5 10 (1.10%) Data Quality
5 10 (1.10%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.77%) NIST 800
7 5 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.44%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.22%) IFRS
10 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.11%) NCSC
System Software
1 205 (22.45%) Docker
2 72 (7.89%) Active Directory
3 44 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (3.40%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.10%) vSphere
5 10 (1.10%) XenApp
6 9 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (0.99%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.66%) HDFS
8 5 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.44%) KVM
9 4 (0.44%) LXC
10 3 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.33%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.22%) NFS
11 2 (0.22%) pfSense
11 2 (0.22%) Samba
11 2 (0.22%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 152 (16.65%) Kubernetes
2 111 (12.16%) Terraform
3 101 (11.06%) Ansible
4 33 (3.61%) Puppet
5 21 (2.30%) SCCM
6 18 (1.97%) Microsoft Intune
6 18 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (1.42%) Prometheus
8 11 (1.20%) Data Guard
8 11 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
9 9 (0.99%) SCVMM
10 8 (0.88%) Grafana
10 8 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (0.66%) HAProxy
11 6 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
12 5 (0.55%) Cobbler
12 5 (0.55%) Docker Swarm
12 5 (0.55%) vRealize
13 4 (0.44%) logstash
13 4 (0.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 141 (15.44%) Microsoft
2 97 (10.62%) VMware
3 73 (8.00%) Google
4 54 (5.91%) Oracle
5 46 (5.04%) Cisco
6 28 (3.07%) Splunk
7 26 (2.85%) Red Hat
8 23 (2.52%) IBM
9 22 (2.41%) Meraki
10 21 (2.30%) Citrix
10 21 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (1.53%) Informatica
11 14 (1.53%) SAP
12 13 (1.42%) F5
13 12 (1.31%) Veeam
14 10 (1.10%) Dell
14 10 (1.10%) Juniper
15 8 (0.88%) Atlassian
15 8 (0.88%) SolarWinds
16 7 (0.77%) Infoblox