Period
to 20 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 16 27
Rank change year-on-year -11 +11 +50
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 73 161 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 8.00% 11.87% 8.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.74% 48.35% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 59 153 61
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +58.33% -31.43%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £47,500
North East median annual salary £45,596 £47,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -2.99% +38.24% -15.00%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 254 333 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 27.82% 24.56% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 170 280 149
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +24.29% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,225 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,850 £48,500
North East median annual salary £42,000 £44,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +25.71% -

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Tyne and Wear

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Tyne and Wear

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Tyne and Wear

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 July 2019. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -2 68 £50,000 +9.89% 33
Sunderland -9 5 - - 1
Amazon AWS
North East

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 58 (79.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (53.42%) DevOps
3 29 (39.73%) Python
4 28 (38.36%) Linux
5 23 (31.51%) Docker
5 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (30.14%) Ansible
6 22 (30.14%) Kubernetes
7 18 (24.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (24.66%) Bash Shell
8 16 (21.92%) Puppet
8 16 (21.92%) Ruby
9 15 (20.55%) Java
9 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
9 15 (20.55%) Coaching
10 14 (19.18%) Mentoring
10 14 (19.18%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (19.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (19.18%) Cisco
10 14 (19.18%) Red Hat
10 14 (19.18%) JavaScript
10 14 (19.18%) Software Engineering
10 14 (19.18%) Terraform
11 13 (17.81%) Data Centre
11 13 (17.81%) Firewall
11 13 (17.81%) Unix
12 12 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (15.07%) CCNP
13 11 (15.07%) Windows
13 11 (15.07%) C#

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 4 (5.48%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.74%) Apache
2 2 (2.74%) IIS
2 2 (2.74%) nginx
2 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 58 (79.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (24.66%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (10.96%) SaaS
4 4 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (5.48%) PaaS
5 3 (4.11%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (4.11%) IaaS
5 3 (4.11%) Office 365
6 2 (2.74%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.74%) Datadog
6 2 (2.74%) Serverless
6 2 (2.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.37%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (1.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.37%) Azure Functions
7 1 (1.37%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.37%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.37%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.81%) Firewall
2 11 (15.07%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (15.07%) Wireless
3 8 (10.96%) Network Security
4 7 (9.59%) VPN
5 6 (8.22%) BGP
5 6 (8.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (8.22%) LAN
5 6 (8.22%) OSPF
5 6 (8.22%) Telepresence
5 6 (8.22%) Unified Communications
5 6 (8.22%) WAN
6 5 (6.85%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (6.85%) EIGRP
6 5 (6.85%) PBX
6 5 (6.85%) SNMP
6 5 (6.85%) TACACS
6 5 (6.85%) VoIP
6 5 (6.85%) VXLAN
6 5 (6.85%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (5.48%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (5.48%) MySQL
3 3 (4.11%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.74%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.74%) Big Data
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.37%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.37%) DB2
5 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.37%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.48%) Selenium
3 4 (5.48%) TeamCity
3 4 (5.48%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.37%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.37%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.37%) Subversion
4 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (15.07%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Local Government
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (16.44%) Architect
3 8 (10.96%) Analyst
3 8 (10.96%) Consultant
4 7 (9.59%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Cisco Architect
5 6 (8.22%) Cisco Network Architect
5 6 (8.22%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Network Architect
5 6 (8.22%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (6.85%) Lead Software Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Junior
7 4 (5.48%) Junior DevOps
7 4 (5.48%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (4.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.59%) Web Services
2 5 (6.85%) .NET
2 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.85%) Node.js
3 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.74%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (2.74%) LAMP
3 2 (2.74%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (2.74%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.37%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.37%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (1.37%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.37%) HTML
4 1 (1.37%) React
4 1 (1.37%) Redux
4 1 (1.37%) REST
4 1 (1.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.96%) Private Cloud
2 8 (10.96%) Public Cloud
3 5 (6.85%) Analytical Mindset
3 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.85%) User Experience
4 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.48%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (5.48%) Tandem
5 3 (4.11%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.37%) Blog
7 1 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.37%) Replication
7 1 (1.37%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.36%) Linux
2 14 (19.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (17.81%) Unix
4 11 (15.07%) Windows
5 9 (12.33%) CentOS
6 8 (10.96%) Solaris
7 3 (4.11%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.37%) AIX
8 1 (1.37%) Debian
8 1 (1.37%) Kali Linux
8 1 (1.37%) Mesosphere
8 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (53.42%) DevOps
2 23 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (20.55%) Coaching
4 14 (19.18%) Mentoring
4 14 (19.18%) Software Engineering
5 11 (15.07%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (13.70%) Configuration Management
7 8 (10.96%) Microservices
7 8 (10.96%) Open Source
8 7 (9.59%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure as Code
8 7 (9.59%) Test Automation
9 6 (8.22%) Presales
9 6 (8.22%) Scrum
9 6 (8.22%) Technical Leadership
10 5 (6.85%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (6.85%) Fintech
10 5 (6.85%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 5 (6.85%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (6.85%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.73%) Python
2 18 (24.66%) Bash Shell
3 16 (21.92%) Ruby
4 15 (20.55%) Java
5 14 (19.18%) JavaScript
6 11 (15.07%) C#
7 10 (13.70%) Perl
8 9 (12.33%) C
9 7 (9.59%) PowerShell
10 5 (6.85%) C++
10 5 (6.85%) SQL
11 2 (2.74%) Go
12 1 (1.37%) PHP
12 1 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (15.07%) CCNP
3 6 (8.22%) Degree
4 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.37%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (1.37%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.37%) CCSP
5 1 (1.37%) CEH
5 1 (1.37%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.37%) CHFI
5 1 (1.37%) CISMP
5 1 (1.37%) CISSP
5 1 (1.37%) ECIH
5 1 (1.37%) GCIH
5 1 (1.37%) GIAC
5 1 (1.37%) OSCE
5 1 (1.37%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
2 3 (4.11%) GDPR
3 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 23 (31.51%) Docker
2 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.74%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.74%) XenApp
4 2 (2.74%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (30.14%) Ansible
1 22 (30.14%) Kubernetes
2 16 (21.92%) Puppet
3 14 (19.18%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (19.18%) Terraform
4 5 (6.85%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (4.11%) Packer
6 2 (2.74%) Nagios
7 1 (1.37%) CASB
7 1 (1.37%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.37%) Forum Sentry
7 1 (1.37%) Nessus
7 1 (1.37%) Nmap
7 1 (1.37%) OpenVAS
7 1 (1.37%) Prometheus
7 1 (1.37%) QRadar
7 1 (1.37%) Rancher
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.18%) Cisco
2 14 (19.18%) Red Hat
3 9 (12.33%) VMware
4 8 (10.96%) Google
5 7 (9.59%) Oracle
6 6 (8.22%) Palo Alto
7 5 (6.85%) SolarWinds
7 5 (6.85%) Symantec
8 3 (4.11%) Splunk
9 2 (2.74%) Citrix
9 2 (2.74%) IBM
9 2 (2.74%) New Relic
10 1 (1.37%) BMC
10 1 (1.37%) F5
10 1 (1.37%) Infoblox
10 1 (1.37%) LogRhythm
10 1 (1.37%) Meraki
10 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.37%) Xamarin