Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 75 94
Rank change year-on-year +28 +19 +12
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 24 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.68% 1.85% 1.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.65% 18.64% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 20
Staffordshire median annual salary £36,000 £38,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.10% -32.61% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +26.44%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 136 118 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 20.86% 9.95% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 133 97 114
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,350 £25,450 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,250 £52,500 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,765
% change year-on-year +13.10% -1.79% +6.91%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Staffordshire

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Staffordshire

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Staffordshire

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Stoke-on-Trent +8 12 £35,000 -5.41% 1
Stafford +22 3 £41,500 +84.44%
Uttoxeter - 2 £36,750 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 - - 1
Cannock -2 1 £32,500 -16.13% 1
Amazon AWS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 13 (54.17%) Windows
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 8 (33.33%) VMware
7 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
7 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (25.00%) Office 365
8 6 (25.00%) Cisco
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
9 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
9 5 (20.83%) VoIP
9 5 (20.83%) Citrix
9 5 (20.83%) Firewall
9 5 (20.83%) Finance
9 5 (20.83%) Migration
9 5 (20.83%) Replication
9 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (20.83%) Database Security
9 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (20.83%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (16.67%) Network Security

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (8.33%) Mimecast
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
1 5 (20.83%) VoIP
2 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) Network Security
3 3 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) MPLS
5 1 (4.17%) Skype
5 1 (4.17%) SSH
5 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.17%) VLAN
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.50%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) DBA
2 5 (20.83%) SQL DBA
2 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (8.33%) Network Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Security Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) CSS3
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) HTML5
1 1 (4.17%) LAMP
1 1 (4.17%) Laravel
1 1 (4.17%) Node.js
1 1 (4.17%) React
1 1 (4.17%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (20.83%) Replication
2 4 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (12.50%) Clustering
4 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (4.17%) Online Gambling
5 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) CentOS
4 2 (8.33%) Unix
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (20.83%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (20.83%) Database Security
2 5 (20.83%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (16.67%) DevOps
4 3 (12.50%) Security Hardening
4 3 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (12.50%) SIEM
4 3 (12.50%) Statistics
5 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Presales
6 1 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) ES6
4 1 (4.17%) ES7
4 1 (4.17%) ES8
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) PHP 7
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) HNC
1 2 (8.33%) HND
2 1 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (8.33%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) XenServer
5 1 (4.17%) Docker
5 1 (4.17%) Squid
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix
5 4 (16.67%) Apple
6 3 (12.50%) Juniper
6 3 (12.50%) NetApp
7 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
7 2 (8.33%) Kaspersky
7 2 (8.33%) Veeam
8 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
8 1 (4.17%) Mitel
8 1 (4.17%) Sonus
8 1 (4.17%) Virgin Media
8 1 (4.17%) Zend