Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 6 months to 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > South West
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 48 106
Rank change year-on-year +14 +58 +44
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 809 662 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.42% 6.28% 3.01%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.41% 40.15% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 714 567 324
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,390 £31,150 £32,875
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,875
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

Amazon 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 West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,106 1,649 1,105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.33% 15.65% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,808 1,390 936
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,250 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in the South West

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in the South West

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in the South West over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in the South West

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. 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
Bristol +15 311 £50,000 -4.76% 48
Wiltshire +10 124 £50,000 - 20
Gloucestershire -3 114 £55,000 +22.22% 23
Dorset +44 106 £40,000 - 12
Somerset +2 81 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Devon +8 41 £38,750 -13.89% 13
Cornwall -12 4 £36,250 -14.71% 1
Avon - 2 £50,000 -
Amazon AWS
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon 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 West region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 419 (51.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 362 (44.75%) Agile Software Development
3 281 (34.73%) Linux
4 239 (29.54%) DevOps
5 238 (29.42%) Java
6 199 (24.60%) Web Services
7 195 (24.10%) SQL
8 188 (23.24%) Windows
9 182 (22.50%) Microsoft
10 177 (21.88%) C#
11 171 (21.14%) Python
12 170 (21.01%) SQL Server
13 148 (18.29%) JavaScript
14 143 (17.68%) TDD
15 137 (16.93%) Software Engineering
15 137 (16.93%) .NET
16 134 (16.56%) Docker
17 131 (16.19%) Scrum
18 125 (15.45%) MVC
18 125 (15.45%) Git (software)
19 121 (14.96%) Puppet
19 121 (14.96%) VMware
20 118 (14.59%) Business Intelligence
20 118 (14.59%) AngularJS
21 117 (14.46%) SaaS
22 111 (13.72%) Continuous Integration
23 108 (13.35%) HTML
24 107 (13.23%) Finance
25 106 (13.10%) Google
26 104 (12.86%) Opscode Chef

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 50 (6.18%) Tomcat
2 48 (5.93%) Elasticsearch
3 46 (5.69%) Apache Spark
4 43 (5.32%) SharePoint
5 39 (4.82%) Apache
6 25 (3.09%) IIS
7 23 (2.84%) JBoss
8 22 (2.72%) Apache Pig
9 21 (2.60%) Confluence
10 20 (2.47%) Mule ESB
11 19 (2.35%) Mule
12 17 (2.10%) MS Exchange
13 15 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 10 (1.24%) OpenStack
14 10 (1.24%) Skype for Business
15 8 (0.99%) nginx
16 7 (0.87%) WordPress
17 6 (0.74%) Drupal
17 6 (0.74%) GeoServer
17 6 (0.74%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 24 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (1.36%) Chatbot
4 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.74%) Magento
1 6 (0.74%) Shopify
2 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 419 (51.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 117 (14.46%) SaaS
3 95 (11.74%) Office 365
4 80 (9.89%) Amazon EC2
5 75 (9.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 63 (7.79%) Amazon S3
7 59 (7.29%) Serverless
8 44 (5.44%) Amazon Kinesis
9 41 (5.07%) PaaS
10 40 (4.94%) IaaS
11 39 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
12 29 (3.58%) GitHub
13 20 (2.47%) Amazon EMR
14 19 (2.35%) AWS CloudFormation
14 19 (2.35%) AWS Lambda
15 14 (1.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 12 (1.48%) Amazon SQS
17 11 (1.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 10 (1.24%) AWS OpsWorks
19 9 (1.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 67 (8.28%) Firewall
2 47 (5.81%) Network Security
3 37 (4.57%) TCP/IP
4 36 (4.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 30 (3.71%) DNS
6 28 (3.46%) SMS
7 21 (2.60%) Internet
8 20 (2.47%) WAN
9 17 (2.10%) DHCP
9 17 (2.10%) LAN
10 15 (1.85%) Software-Defined Networking
10 15 (1.85%) Unified Communications
10 15 (1.85%) VPN
11 11 (1.36%) Skype
12 9 (1.11%) Wireless
13 8 (0.99%) SSL
14 7 (0.87%) eduroam
14 7 (0.87%) Reverse Proxy
15 6 (0.74%) SNMP
16 5 (0.62%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (21.01%) SQL Server
2 96 (11.87%) NoSQL
3 95 (11.74%) MongoDB
4 88 (10.88%) Big Data
5 83 (10.26%) MySQL
6 67 (8.28%) PostgreSQL
7 66 (8.16%) Amazon Redshift
8 59 (7.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 57 (7.05%) Hadoop
10 44 (5.44%) Relational Database
11 43 (5.32%) Amazon RDS
12 38 (4.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 36 (4.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 33 (4.08%) Power BI
14 33 (4.08%) RDBMS
15 32 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
16 24 (2.97%) Apache Hive
17 23 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
18 21 (2.60%) Presto
19 20 (2.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 125 (15.45%) Git (software)
2 100 (12.36%) Jenkins
3 77 (9.52%) JIRA
4 61 (7.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 41 (5.07%) Maven
6 23 (2.84%) Visual Studio
7 22 (2.72%) IntelliJ
8 21 (2.60%) JUnit
9 20 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
9 20 (2.47%) TeamCity
10 19 (2.35%) Selenium
11 18 (2.22%) Bitbucket
11 18 (2.22%) Eclipse
12 13 (1.61%) Subversion
13 12 (1.48%) GitLab
14 11 (1.36%) gulp
14 11 (1.36%) Vagrant
15 10 (1.24%) webpack
16 8 (0.99%) Cucumber
16 8 (0.99%) Liquibase
General
1 107 (13.23%) Finance
2 89 (11.00%) Retail
3 57 (7.05%) Marketing
4 55 (6.80%) Manufacturing
5 46 (5.69%) Electronics
6 45 (5.56%) Telecoms
7 21 (2.60%) Banking
8 15 (1.85%) Billing
9 6 (0.74%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.74%) Legal
10 5 (0.62%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.49%) Advertising
12 3 (0.37%) Automotive
12 3 (0.37%) Games
13 2 (0.25%) Back Office
13 2 (0.25%) Law
14 1 (0.12%) Georgian Language
14 1 (0.12%) German Language
14 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 246 (30.41%) Developer
2 106 (13.10%) DevOps Engineer
3 94 (11.62%) Architect
4 81 (10.01%) .NET Developer
5 67 (8.28%) Java Developer
6 57 (7.05%) AWS Engineer
7 55 (6.80%) Senior Developer
7 55 (6.80%) Software Developer
8 54 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
9 52 (6.43%) C# Developer
10 49 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
11 45 (5.56%) Administrator
11 45 (5.56%) Software Engineer
12 44 (5.44%) Linux Engineer
13 43 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
14 42 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 41 (5.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 39 (4.82%) Analyst
17 37 (4.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 37 (4.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (24.60%) Web Services
2 137 (16.93%) .NET
3 118 (14.59%) AngularJS
4 108 (13.35%) HTML
5 100 (12.36%) CSS
6 77 (9.52%) XML
7 70 (8.65%) RESTful
8 69 (8.53%) ASP.NET
9 67 (8.28%) JSON
9 67 (8.28%) REST
10 66 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
11 64 (7.91%) .NET Framework
12 59 (7.29%) Spring
13 57 (7.05%) Node.js
14 51 (6.30%) jQuery
15 47 (5.81%) React
16 46 (5.69%) HTML5
17 40 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC
18 39 (4.82%) SOAP
19 38 (4.70%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 60 (7.42%) User Experience
2 56 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (5.44%) Data Centre
4 35 (4.33%) Clustering
4 35 (4.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 27 (3.34%) Public Cloud
6 23 (2.84%) Algorithms
7 21 (2.60%) Management Information System
8 19 (2.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 18 (2.22%) Computer Science
9 18 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
10 16 (1.98%) Fintech
11 15 (1.85%) Blackberry
12 12 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
14 8 (0.99%) Replication
15 7 (0.87%) Private Cloud
16 6 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
17 5 (0.62%) Digital Media
17 5 (0.62%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 281 (34.73%) Linux
2 188 (23.24%) Windows
3 85 (10.51%) Windows Server
4 44 (5.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (5.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (2.84%) Windows 10
7 20 (2.47%) CentOS
8 16 (1.98%) Windows 7
9 15 (1.85%) Unix
10 12 (1.48%) Mac OS
11 8 (0.99%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.74%) Android
13 4 (0.49%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.25%) Fedora
14 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.12%) AIX
15 1 (0.12%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.12%) VMS
15 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (44.75%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (29.54%) DevOps
3 143 (17.68%) TDD
4 137 (16.93%) Software Engineering
5 131 (16.19%) Scrum
6 125 (15.45%) MVC
7 118 (14.59%) Business Intelligence
8 111 (13.72%) Continuous Integration
9 103 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
10 98 (12.11%) ITIL
11 93 (11.50%) Microservices
12 80 (9.89%) E-Commerce
13 77 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
14 76 (9.39%) Configuration Management
14 76 (9.39%) Machine Learning
15 67 (8.28%) BDD
15 67 (8.28%) Continuous Delivery
16 62 (7.66%) Kanban
17 60 (7.42%) Test Automation
18 56 (6.92%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 238 (29.42%) Java
2 195 (24.10%) SQL
3 177 (21.88%) C#
4 171 (21.14%) Python
5 148 (18.29%) JavaScript
6 93 (11.50%) PowerShell
7 42 (5.19%) PHP
7 42 (5.19%) Ruby
8 39 (4.82%) Bash Shell
9 36 (4.45%) T-SQL
10 33 (4.08%) C++
11 32 (3.96%) TypeScript
12 28 (3.46%) Scala
13 19 (2.35%) C
14 18 (2.22%) R
15 16 (1.98%) Java 8
16 11 (1.36%) ES6
16 11 (1.36%) Go
17 10 (1.24%) Perl
17 10 (1.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 96 (11.87%) Security Cleared
2 59 (7.29%) Degree
3 56 (6.92%) SC Cleared
4 31 (3.83%) DV Cleared
5 27 (3.34%) AWS Certification
6 19 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (1.85%) TOGAF Certification
9 12 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (1.11%) CCNA
11 7 (0.87%) ISEB
12 6 (0.74%) MCP
12 6 (0.74%) MCSA
13 4 (0.49%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.49%) MCSE
13 4 (0.49%) PhD
13 4 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.37%) CEH
14 3 (0.37%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.45%) QA
2 7 (0.87%) GCP
2 7 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.74%) SLA
4 3 (0.37%) COBIT
4 3 (0.37%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.37%) GDPR
4 3 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 134 (16.56%) Docker
2 100 (12.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (11.12%) Active Directory
4 46 (5.69%) Virtual Desktop
5 45 (5.56%) Hyper-V
6 19 (2.35%) BitLocker
7 15 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.99%) VMware Server
8 8 (0.99%) vSphere
9 7 (0.87%) Shibboleth
9 7 (0.87%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.49%) KVM
10 4 (0.49%) VMware NSX
10 4 (0.49%) XenApp
11 3 (0.37%) LXC
11 3 (0.37%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.25%) FreeRADIUS
12 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 121 (14.96%) Puppet
2 104 (12.86%) Opscode Chef
3 74 (9.15%) Ansible
4 57 (7.05%) SCCM
5 48 (5.93%) Kubernetes
6 40 (4.94%) SCOM
7 32 (3.96%) Terraform
8 22 (2.72%) SCVMM
9 16 (1.98%) Microsoft Intune
10 15 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 15 (1.85%) vRealize
11 14 (1.73%) Nagios
12 12 (1.48%) SolarWinds Orion
13 11 (1.36%) ZABBIX
14 7 (0.87%) Kibana
15 6 (0.74%) Packer
15 6 (0.74%) Salt
16 5 (0.62%) Grafana
17 4 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
18 3 (0.37%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 182 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 121 (14.96%) VMware
3 106 (13.10%) Google
4 58 (7.17%) Red Hat
5 55 (6.80%) Cisco
6 45 (5.56%) SAP
7 37 (4.57%) Oracle
8 34 (4.20%) Atlassian
9 31 (3.83%) Tableau
10 26 (3.21%) McAfee
11 22 (2.72%) Juniper
12 21 (2.60%) Citrix
13 20 (2.47%) Apple
13 20 (2.47%) SolarWinds
14 17 (2.10%) HP
15 13 (1.61%) F5
16 10 (1.24%) CheckPoint
17 9 (1.11%) Capita
17 9 (1.11%) Sophos
18 8 (0.99%) Salesforce.com