Period
to 13 October 2019

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 13 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 3 6
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 +35
Permanent jobs citing AWS 22 61 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 19.82% 24.50% 21.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 56.41% 78.21% 69.03%
Number of salaries quoted 22 50 76
Swansea median annual salary £34,500 £48,269 £49,039
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.53% -1.57% +30.77%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,749 £43,233
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,844 £57,946
West Wales median annual salary £34,500 £47,500 £49,039
% change year-on-year -27.37% -3.14% +30.77%

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 39 78 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 35.14% 31.33% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 37 67 105
Swansea median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £49,039
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% -13.33% +45.30%
10th Percentile £25,450 £26,749 £32,571
90th Percentile £56,950 £56,001 £57,946
West Wales median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £49,039
% change year-on-year -8.24% -13.33% +45.30%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Swansea

AWS
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for AWS in Swansea

AWS
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS in Swansea over the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

Salary histogram for AWS in Swansea

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, 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 18 (81.82%) Windows
1 18 (81.82%) Azure
2 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 11 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 11 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (50.00%) Firewall
3 11 (50.00%) Data Security
3 11 (50.00%) Automotive
3 11 (50.00%) DNA
3 11 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 11 (50.00%) Network Security
3 11 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 11 (50.00%) Analytics
3 11 (50.00%) Innovative Thinking
3 11 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (31.82%) Telematics
5 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) DNS
6 4 (18.18%) Migration
6 4 (18.18%) GCP
6 4 (18.18%) Security Monitoring
6 4 (18.18%) Storage Management
7 3 (13.64%) Docker
7 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills

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 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 18 (81.82%) Azure
2 4 (18.18%) GCP
3 3 (13.64%) Office 365
4 2 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (4.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
5 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (4.55%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 1 (4.55%) IaaS
5 1 (4.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Firewall
1 11 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (18.18%) DNS
3 3 (13.64%) DHCP
3 3 (13.64%) Internet
3 3 (13.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Administrator
1 11 (50.00%) IT Administrator
1 11 (50.00%) Network Administrator
2 5 (22.73%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
1 3 (13.64%) JSON
1 3 (13.64%) Node.js
1 3 (13.64%) React
1 3 (13.64%) REST
1 3 (13.64%) SOAP
1 3 (13.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.64%) Clustering
1 3 (13.64%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) CentOS
4 1 (4.55%) Fedora
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Analytics
2 11 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 11 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 11 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 11 (50.00%) Data Security
2 11 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (50.00%) DNA
2 11 (50.00%) Innovative Thinking
2 11 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 11 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (31.82%) Telematics
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 4 (18.18%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (18.18%) Storage Management
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) Microservices
5 3 (13.64%) Patch Management
5 3 (13.64%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Docker
2 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Google
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat