The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK
Rank 44 77 151
Rank change year-on-year +33 +74  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 4499 3635 2222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.36% 3.52% 2.09%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.65% 31.42% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3695 3081 1814
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £78,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 12276 11570 8881
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 14.62% 11.19% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10231 9716 7062
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in the UK

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in the UK

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in the UK

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 4249 £57,500 +4.54% 730
London +27 2451 £65,000 +8.33% 418
South East +61 584 £52,500 - 79
North West +68 320 £47,500 +5.55% 62
City of London +5 276 £70,000 +12.00% 102
South West +48 270 £47,500 -9.52% 45
Manchester +60 263 £48,250 +1.57% 43
East of England +13 221 £50,000 -4.76% 45
Yorkshire +22 173 £55,000 +22.22% 40
Berkshire +47 169 £50,000 - 18
West Yorkshire +56 126 £57,500 +30.68% 32
Surrey +62 121 £57,500 - 13
Leeds +61 119 £57,500 +27.77% 29
West Midlands +39 113 £45,000 +5.88% 18
Cambridgeshire +39 108 £46,250 -7.50% 21
Bristol +8 106 £55,000 - 19
Cambridge +34 101 £46,250 -7.50% 17
Oxfordshire +11 97 £58,750 +12.44% 20
Reading +26 89 £45,000 -11.33% 6
East Midlands +10 85 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Gloucestershire +29 79 £45,000 -25.00% 7
Scotland +68 78 £50,000 -4.76% 18
Hampshire +29 72 £53,750 +7.50% 13
Hertfordshire -24 65 £60,000 +4.34% 10
Wales +45 62 £41,500 -7.77% 7
South Wales +49 54 £42,500 -5.55% 6
North East +11 43 £30,000 -27.27% 11
Cardiff +39 42 £42,500 -22.72% 6
Nottinghamshire +33 41 £50,925 +35.80% 6
Oxford -4 41 £55,000 +10.00% 9

Amazon AWS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 3648 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3345 (38.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 3272 (37.45%) Linux
4 2860 (32.73%) DevOps
5 2590 (29.64%) Java
6 2339 (26.77%) Python
7 2231 (25.53%) Web Services
8 1944 (22.25%) Windows
9 1924 (22.02%) Puppet
10 1915 (21.92%) JavaScript
10 1915 (21.92%) SQL
11 1760 (20.14%) Microsoft
12 1619 (18.53%) Opscode Chef
13 1580 (18.08%) .NET
14 1553 (17.77%) Continuous Integration
15 1542 (17.65%) SQL Server
16 1528 (17.49%) Docker
17 1527 (17.48%) TDD
18 1526 (17.46%) Git (software)
19 1481 (16.95%) Ansible
20 1450 (16.59%) Finance
21 1415 (16.19%) VMware
22 1414 (16.18%) Jenkins
23 1403 (16.06%) C#
24 1336 (15.29%) Scrum
25 1298 (14.85%) HTML
26 1240 (14.19%) MySQL
27 1202 (13.76%) Ruby
28 1165 (13.33%) NoSQL
29 1147 (13.13%) AngularJS

Amazon AWS
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 708 (8.10%) Elasticsearch
2 579 (6.63%) Apache
3 481 (5.50%) OpenStack
4 480 (5.49%) Apache Spark
5 479 (5.48%) IIS
6 468 (5.36%) Tomcat
7 341 (3.90%) JBoss
8 272 (3.11%) WebSphere
9 268 (3.07%) nginx
10 214 (2.45%) SharePoint
11 207 (2.37%) WebLogic
12 174 (1.99%) MS Exchange
13 167 (1.91%) Confluence
14 166 (1.90%) Apache Solr
15 139 (1.59%) CMS
16 122 (1.40%) Jetty
17 121 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 111 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
19 106 (1.21%) Skype for Business
20 84 (0.96%) CloudStack
Applications
1 598 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 112 (1.28%) MS Office
3 21 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 18 (0.21%) Photoshop
5 15 (0.17%) MS Project
6 10 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.11%) SPSS
7 9 (0.10%) GIMP
8 7 (0.080%) HipChat
9 4 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.034%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.023%) Gephi
11 2 (0.023%) InVision
11 2 (0.023%) SPSS Modeler
12 1 (0.011%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.011%) Autodesk Flame
12 1 (0.011%) EViews
12 1 (0.011%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.011%) NUKE
12 1 (0.011%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 92 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 34 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 27 (0.31%) Magento
4 22 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 20 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 14 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
7 12 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
7 12 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
8 10 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
8 10 (0.11%) Sentinel
9 9 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
9 9 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
9 9 (0.10%) Sage 200
9 9 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 7 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (0.057%) Movex
12 4 (0.046%) NetSuite
13 3 (0.034%) Eloqua
13 3 (0.034%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3345 (38.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 735 (8.41%) SaaS
3 681 (7.79%) Amazon EC2
4 587 (6.72%) Google Cloud Platform
5 528 (6.04%) Office 365
6 450 (5.15%) PaaS
7 423 (4.84%) IaaS
8 403 (4.61%) Cloud Computing
9 395 (4.52%) Amazon S3
10 295 (3.38%) AWS CloudFormation
11 268 (3.07%) GitHub
12 157 (1.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 127 (1.45%) Heroku
14 122 (1.40%) AWS Lambda
15 119 (1.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 119 (1.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 118 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
17 101 (1.16%) Amazon ELB
18 86 (0.98%) Route 53
19 82 (0.94%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 576 (6.59%) Firewall
2 533 (6.10%) DNS
3 377 (4.31%) Internet
4 334 (3.82%) SAN
5 302 (3.46%) TCP/IP
6 269 (3.08%) WAN
7 266 (3.04%) DHCP
8 258 (2.95%) LAN
9 255 (2.92%) HTTP
10 211 (2.41%) VPN
11 146 (1.67%) VoIP
12 139 (1.59%) NAS
13 133 (1.52%) VLAN
14 129 (1.48%) LDAP
15 114 (1.30%) Network Security
16 94 (1.08%) SSL
17 86 (0.98%) Kerberos
18 80 (0.92%) iSCSI
19 76 (0.87%) Wireless
20 71 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1542 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1240 (14.19%) MySQL
3 1165 (13.33%) NoSQL
4 979 (11.20%) MongoDB
5 945 (10.81%) Big Data
6 665 (7.61%) Hadoop
7 554 (6.34%) PostgreSQL
8 457 (5.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 412 (4.72%) Relational Database
10 380 (4.35%) Redis
11 362 (4.14%) Amazon RDS
12 299 (3.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 294 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
14 269 (3.08%) Amazon Redshift
15 170 (1.95%) RDBMS
16 165 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 149 (1.71%) Apache Hive
18 140 (1.60%) HBase
19 137 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
20 127 (1.45%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1526 (17.46%) Git (software)
2 1414 (16.18%) Jenkins
3 607 (6.95%) JIRA
4 539 (6.17%) TeamCity
5 421 (4.82%) Subversion
6 377 (4.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 337 (3.86%) Vagrant
8 297 (3.40%) Maven
9 290 (3.32%) Selenium
10 253 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 220 (2.52%) Octopus Deploy
12 184 (2.11%) JUnit
13 153 (1.75%) Visual Studio
14 148 (1.69%) Gradle
15 134 (1.53%) Hudson
16 133 (1.52%) GoCD
17 122 (1.40%) NUnit
18 108 (1.24%) Jasmine
19 102 (1.17%) GitLab
20 101 (1.16%) Cucumber
General
1 1450 (16.59%) Finance
2 558 (6.39%) Retail
3 521 (5.96%) Banking
4 370 (4.23%) Telecoms
5 365 (4.18%) Marketing
6 277 (3.17%) Games
7 209 (2.39%) Manufacturing
8 197 (2.25%) Publishing
9 147 (1.68%) Advertising
10 127 (1.45%) Electronics
11 78 (0.89%) Law
12 76 (0.87%) Investment Banking
13 52 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
14 50 (0.57%) Financial Institution
15 47 (0.54%) Local Government
16 45 (0.51%) Legal
17 38 (0.43%) Back Office
18 28 (0.32%) Automotive
19 24 (0.27%) Multimedia
20 23 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2816 (32.23%) Developer
2 1275 (14.59%) DevOps Engineer
3 1140 (13.05%) Architect
4 793 (9.08%) Java Developer
5 762 (8.72%) Senior Developer
6 590 (6.75%) AWS Engineer
7 582 (6.66%) .NET Developer
8 530 (6.07%) C# Developer
9 458 (5.24%) Linux Engineer
10 424 (4.85%) Cloud Engineer
11 414 (4.74%) Cloud Architect
12 412 (4.72%) Administrator
13 393 (4.50%) AWS DevOps
14 374 (4.28%) Solutions Architect
15 347 (3.97%) Software Engineer
16 337 (3.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 330 (3.78%) C# .NET Developer
17 330 (3.78%) Consultant
18 316 (3.62%) AWS Developer
19 309 (3.54%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2231 (25.53%) Web Services
2 1580 (18.08%) .NET
3 1298 (14.85%) HTML
4 1147 (13.13%) AngularJS
5 1120 (12.82%) CSS
6 898 (10.28%) Node.js
7 811 (9.28%) REST
8 705 (8.07%) ASP.NET
9 600 (6.87%) HTML5
10 563 (6.44%) React
11 551 (6.31%) jQuery
12 536 (6.13%) RESTful
13 530 (6.07%) Spring
14 481 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 394 (4.51%) ASP.NET Web API
16 379 (4.34%) XML
17 366 (4.19%) .NET Framework
18 322 (3.69%) SOAP
19 317 (3.63%) LAMP
20 314 (3.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 749 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 590 (6.75%) Data Centre
3 420 (4.81%) Public Cloud
4 350 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
5 335 (3.83%) User Experience
6 290 (3.32%) Fintech
7 284 (3.25%) Mobile App
8 205 (2.35%) Management Information System
9 202 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
10 198 (2.27%) Algorithms
11 180 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
12 136 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
13 125 (1.43%) Private Cloud
14 123 (1.41%) Clustering
15 113 (1.29%) iPad
16 108 (1.24%) Data Structures
17 82 (0.94%) PKI
18 70 (0.80%) Blog
18 70 (0.80%) Internet of Things
19 64 (0.73%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3272 (37.45%) Linux
2 1944 (22.25%) Windows
3 850 (9.73%) Windows Server
4 654 (7.48%) Unix
5 464 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 459 (5.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 357 (4.09%) CentOS
8 292 (3.34%) Ubuntu
9 263 (3.01%) Android
10 256 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 233 (2.67%) Apple iOS
12 132 (1.51%) Debian
13 97 (1.11%) CoreOS
13 97 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 88 (1.01%) Windows 10
15 87 (1.00%) Windows 7
16 79 (0.90%) Mac OS X
17 59 (0.68%) Solaris
18 40 (0.46%) Windows 8
19 32 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3648 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
2 2860 (32.73%) DevOps
3 1553 (17.77%) Continuous Integration
4 1527 (17.48%) TDD
5 1336 (15.29%) Scrum
6 1096 (12.54%) Software Engineering
7 1080 (12.36%) MVC
8 850 (9.73%) Configuration Management
9 847 (9.69%) Open Source
10 822 (9.41%) E-Commerce
11 713 (8.16%) Microservices
12 678 (7.76%) Continuous Delivery
13 657 (7.52%) Web Development
14 651 (7.45%) OO
15 625 (7.15%) Analytics
16 624 (7.14%) Kanban
17 610 (6.98%) BDD
18 609 (6.97%) ITIL
19 570 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
20 553 (6.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2590 (29.64%) Java
2 2339 (26.77%) Python
3 1915 (21.92%) JavaScript
3 1915 (21.92%) SQL
4 1403 (16.06%) C#
5 1202 (13.76%) Ruby
6 1110 (12.70%) Bash Shell
7 820 (9.38%) PowerShell
8 797 (9.12%) PHP
9 637 (7.29%) Perl
10 516 (5.91%) Scala
11 358 (4.10%) Go
12 244 (2.79%) C++
13 235 (2.69%) Shell Script
14 162 (1.85%) T-SQL
15 150 (1.72%) C
16 149 (1.71%) Groovy
17 132 (1.51%) ES6
18 110 (1.26%) R
19 84 (0.96%) F#
Qualifications
1 1022 (11.70%) Degree
2 193 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 166 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
3 166 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 137 (1.57%) AWS Certification
5 111 (1.27%) MCSE
6 107 (1.22%) CCNA
7 106 (1.21%) SC Cleared
8 82 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 79 (0.90%) CCNP
10 76 (0.87%) CISSP
11 64 (0.73%) MCSA
12 57 (0.65%) ISEB
13 55 (0.63%) PMP
14 53 (0.61%) PMI Certification
15 52 (0.60%) CISM
16 40 (0.46%) PhD
17 35 (0.40%) CCIE
18 31 (0.35%) MCP
19 30 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 415 (4.75%) QA
2 144 (1.65%) SLA
3 115 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 98 (1.12%) PCI DSS
5 59 (0.68%) Data Quality
6 57 (0.65%) GCP
7 15 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 14 (0.16%) COBIT
9 11 (0.13%) SDET
10 10 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
11 8 (0.092%) PMO
12 7 (0.080%) Dodd-Frank
12 7 (0.080%) EMIR
12 7 (0.080%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 7 (0.080%) MiFID
12 7 (0.080%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 7 (0.080%) SSAE 16
13 5 (0.057%) GDPR
13 5 (0.057%) ISO22301
14 4 (0.046%) SAS 70
System Software
1 1528 (17.49%) Docker
2 912 (10.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 751 (8.59%) Active Directory
4 432 (4.94%) Hyper-V
5 266 (3.04%) vSphere
6 185 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
7 156 (1.79%) Xen
8 108 (1.24%) vCloud
9 94 (1.08%) XenServer
10 83 (0.95%) KVM
11 77 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
11 77 (0.88%) XenApp
12 68 (0.78%) VMware ESX
13 60 (0.69%) VirtualBox
14 54 (0.62%) Apache Flume
15 53 (0.61%) NFS
16 52 (0.60%) HDFS
17 51 (0.58%) Varnish
17 51 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
18 38 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1924 (22.02%) Puppet
2 1619 (18.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1481 (16.95%) Ansible
4 453 (5.18%) Kubernetes
5 439 (5.02%) Terraform
6 321 (3.67%) Nagios
7 254 (2.91%) Salt
8 222 (2.54%) Kibana
9 156 (1.79%) SCCM
10 140 (1.60%) Graphite
11 130 (1.49%) logstash
12 122 (1.40%) Mesos
13 119 (1.36%) ZABBIX
14 108 (1.24%) SCOM
15 101 (1.16%) Packer
16 63 (0.72%) HAProxy
17 49 (0.56%) SCVMM
18 47 (0.54%) Tivoli
19 46 (0.53%) Grafana
20 42 (0.48%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 1760 (20.14%) Microsoft
2 1415 (16.19%) VMware
3 913 (10.45%) Google
4 797 (9.12%) Oracle
5 536 (6.13%) Cisco
6 507 (5.80%) Red Hat
7 338 (3.87%) Citrix
8 285 (3.26%) HP
9 191 (2.19%) NetApp
10 188 (2.15%) New Relic
11 181 (2.07%) EMC
12 178 (2.04%) SAP
13 173 (1.98%) Tableau
14 172 (1.97%) IBM
15 171 (1.96%) Splunk
16 140 (1.60%) Juniper
17 138 (1.58%) Rackspace
18 127 (1.45%) Atlassian
19 124 (1.42%) SaltStack
20 122 (1.40%) AppDynamics
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pens, Bonus, Health etc
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Stock options + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Annual Bonus 10%, Full Company Pensi
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum 10% annual bonus + private medical care
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Reco Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, healthcare, gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 55,000-70,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + equity, flexi working, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £999,999 per annum 75000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago