Period
to 12 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea 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 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 4 12
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 -3
Permanent jobs citing AWS 8 26 42
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Swansea 8.79% 25.49% 15.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.77% 50.00% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 38
Median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -8.57% -10.78%
10th Percentile £29,375 £26,250 £26,749
90th Percentile £42,125 £56,250 £54,844
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -18.43%

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 Swansea with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Swansea
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 26 52 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 28.57% 50.98% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 22 46 65
Median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - -18.43%
10th Percentile £26,375 £26,250 £26,749
90th Percentile £42,375 £55,625 £54,844
West Wales median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -18.43%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Swansea.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Swansea

AWS
Salary Trend in Swansea

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in Swansea.

Salary trend for AWS in Swansea

For the 6 months to 12 August 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 Swansea region with a requirement for AWS.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 7 (87.50%) Azure
2 7 (87.50%) PaaS
2 7 (87.50%) Ansible
3 6 (75.00%) Kubernetes
3 6 (75.00%) OpenStack
3 6 (75.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (75.00%) MySQL
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) DB2
3 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure as Code
5 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (12.50%) Citrix
7 1 (12.50%) Clearswift
7 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (12.50%) Apache
7 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
7 1 (12.50%) DNS
7 1 (12.50%) SLA
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco

AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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 6 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Azure
1 7 (87.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) DB2
1 6 (75.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
1 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) SCCM Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure as Code
3 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Data Science
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Ansible
1 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 6 (75.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Clearswift