The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 41 66
Rank change year-on-year +13 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 44 54 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 6.17% 4.79% 2.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.44% 45.38% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 25
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.77% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £37,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 99 119 113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 13.88% 10.55% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 92 111 93
Median salary £36,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.29% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in South Wales

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in South Wales

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in South Wales over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in South Wales

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +11 34 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Newport +6 6 £48,750 +0.51%
Bridgend - 2 £36,250 -
Torfaen - 2 £44,500 -
Amazon AWS
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 49 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (48.98%) Linux
3 38 (38.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (35.71%) Python
5 33 (33.67%) DevOps
6 29 (29.59%) Windows
7 28 (28.57%) Web Services
8 27 (27.55%) VMware
9 25 (25.51%) Configuration Management
10 23 (23.47%) Microsoft
11 22 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (21.43%) SQL
13 20 (20.41%) AngularJS
14 19 (19.39%) Elasticsearch
14 19 (19.39%) JavaScript
14 19 (19.39%) Unix
15 18 (18.37%) PHP
15 18 (18.37%) Bash Shell
15 18 (18.37%) Docker
15 18 (18.37%) Windows Server
16 17 (17.35%) Opscode Chef
16 17 (17.35%) Big Data
16 17 (17.35%) Puppet
16 17 (17.35%) Java
16 17 (17.35%) Perl
16 17 (17.35%) C#
17 16 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (16.33%) Scrum
17 16 (16.33%) Software Engineering
17 16 (16.33%) Analytical Skills

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 19 (19.39%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (12.24%) Apache Spark
3 7 (7.14%) IIS
3 7 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 7 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.10%) Apache
5 5 (5.10%) CMS
6 4 (4.08%) JBoss
6 4 (4.08%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.06%) nginx
7 3 (3.06%) Umbraco
8 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.02%) Confluence
9 1 (1.02%) Drupal
9 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.02%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 38 (38.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.16%) Office 365
3 7 (7.14%) SaaS
4 6 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (5.10%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (5.10%) IaaS
5 5 (5.10%) PaaS
6 4 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (3.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (3.06%) GitHub
8 2 (2.04%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (1.02%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (1.02%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (1.02%) CloudFront
9 1 (1.02%) Route 53
9 1 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.18%) Firewall
2 7 (7.14%) DNS
3 6 (6.12%) HTTP
4 4 (4.08%) iSCSI
5 3 (3.06%) SAN
5 3 (3.06%) VPN
6 2 (2.04%) LAN
6 2 (2.04%) WAN
6 2 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.02%) DSL
7 1 (1.02%) IPsec
7 1 (1.02%) Network Security
7 1 (1.02%) SMS
7 1 (1.02%) SSL
7 1 (1.02%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.35%) Big Data
2 15 (15.31%) Hadoop
3 14 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 12 (12.24%) MySQL
4 12 (12.24%) NoSQL
5 9 (9.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (8.16%) MongoDB
7 5 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (4.08%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (4.08%) Apache Hive
8 4 (4.08%) Pentaho
9 2 (2.04%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (2.04%) Redis
9 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (12.24%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.18%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.12%) Maven
4 4 (4.08%) Ant
4 4 (4.08%) Selenium
5 3 (3.06%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.04%) CircleCI
6 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.02%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.02%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.02%) JIRA
7 1 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.02%) Xcode
General
1 13 (13.27%) Games
2 12 (12.24%) Finance
3 5 (5.10%) Law
4 4 (4.08%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.02%) Advertising
6 1 (1.02%) Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (1.02%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 21 (21.43%) Developer
1 21 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (8.16%) Architect
3 7 (7.14%) Analyst
3 7 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
3 7 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (6.12%) Senior Developer
5 5 (5.10%) Java Developer
5 5 (5.10%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (4.08%) Network Engineer
6 4 (4.08%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (4.08%) Systems Architect
7 3 (3.06%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.06%) Consultant
7 3 (3.06%) Data Manager
7 3 (3.06%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (3.06%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (3.06%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.06%) Software Architect
7 3 (3.06%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.57%) Web Services
2 20 (20.41%) AngularJS
3 12 (12.24%) .NET
4 11 (11.22%) HTML
5 10 (10.20%) React
6 9 (9.18%) CSS
6 9 (9.18%) HTML5
6 9 (9.18%) Node.js
6 9 (9.18%) REST
7 7 (7.14%) CSS3
8 6 (6.12%) Spring
9 5 (5.10%) Django
10 4 (4.08%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (4.08%) Ember.js
10 4 (4.08%) Hibernate
10 4 (4.08%) JSON
10 4 (4.08%) Vue.js
11 3 (3.06%) .NET Framework
11 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (3.06%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.12%) CMDB
4 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.10%) Fintech
4 5 (5.10%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.08%) Credit Risk
5 4 (4.08%) CUDA
6 3 (3.06%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.04%) Cloud Native
7 2 (2.04%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.04%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.04%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.04%) IPTV
7 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.04%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (2.04%) STB
8 1 (1.02%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 48 (48.98%) Linux
2 29 (29.59%) Windows
3 19 (19.39%) Unix
4 18 (18.37%) Windows Server
5 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.18%) CentOS
7 8 (8.16%) Ubuntu
8 7 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (3.06%) Debian
11 3 (3.06%) Mac OS
11 3 (3.06%) OpenBSD
12 2 (2.04%) Android
12 2 (2.04%) VMS
13 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.67%) DevOps
3 25 (25.51%) Configuration Management
4 16 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (16.33%) Scrum
4 16 (16.33%) Software Engineering
5 14 (14.29%) OO
6 11 (11.22%) Open Source
7 10 (10.20%) ITIL
8 9 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (8.16%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (8.16%) Change Management
9 8 (8.16%) Microservices
10 7 (7.14%) API Development
10 7 (7.14%) SDLC
11 6 (6.12%) Cross-Platform Development
11 6 (6.12%) Machine Learning
11 6 (6.12%) MVC
11 6 (6.12%) Test Automation
12 5 (5.10%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 35 (35.71%) Python
2 21 (21.43%) SQL
3 19 (19.39%) JavaScript
4 18 (18.37%) Bash Shell
4 18 (18.37%) PHP
5 17 (17.35%) C#
5 17 (17.35%) Java
5 17 (17.35%) Perl
6 7 (7.14%) C
6 7 (7.14%) C++
7 5 (5.10%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.08%) Groovy
9 3 (3.06%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.04%) R
11 1 (1.02%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.02%) Erlang
11 1 (1.02%) Go
11 1 (1.02%) Haskell
11 1 (1.02%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 9 (9.18%) Degree
2 7 (7.14%) MCSA
2 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.12%) MCSE
4 5 (5.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (3.06%) CCNA
5 3 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.04%) CCNP
6 2 (2.04%) PhD
6 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.02%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.02%) CISSP
7 1 (1.02%) HND
7 1 (1.02%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.24%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.04%) PMO
3 1 (1.02%) ISO 22301
3 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 22 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (18.37%) Docker
3 12 (12.24%) Active Directory
4 8 (8.16%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.04%) vCloud
5 2 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (17.35%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (17.35%) Puppet
2 12 (12.24%) Ansible
3 7 (7.14%) Terraform
4 6 (6.12%) NetBackup
5 4 (4.08%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (1.02%) Grafana
6 1 (1.02%) Kibana
6 1 (1.02%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.02%) Marathon
6 1 (1.02%) Mesos
6 1 (1.02%) Nagios
6 1 (1.02%) Packer
6 1 (1.02%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.02%) Rundeck
6 1 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (27.55%) VMware
2 23 (23.47%) Microsoft
3 14 (14.29%) Oracle
4 8 (8.16%) Cisco
4 8 (8.16%) Dell
5 7 (7.14%) HP
5 7 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.10%) Google
7 4 (4.08%) Juniper
8 3 (3.06%) Sencha
8 3 (3.06%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.04%) EMC
9 2 (2.04%) EqualLogic
9 2 (2.04%) Meraki
9 2 (2.04%) NetApp
9 2 (2.04%) Symantec
9 2 (2.04%) Veeam
10 1 (1.02%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.02%) Perforce
10 1 (1.02%) SonicWALL
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