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 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 70 133
Rank change year-on-year +32 +63  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 5086 3969 2593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.98% 3.98% 2.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.29% 33.97% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4130 3442 2134
Median salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
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 14014 11683 9395
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.49% 11.72% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11649 9870 7531
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +31 4791 £60,000 +9.09% 793
London +21 2668 £65,000 +8.33% 432
South East +55 646 £50,000 -4.76% 111
City of London +1 370 £70,000 +12.00% 73
East of England +16 325 £50,000 -9.09% 56
North West +55 324 £42,500 -5.55% 65
South West +52 316 £52,500 +10.52% 37
Manchester +54 264 £42,500 -10.52% 50
Yorkshire +50 228 £45,000 -5.26% 42
Berkshire +42 184 £47,500 -12.03% 19
West Midlands +53 153 £42,500 -5.55% 28
West Yorkshire +42 148 £50,000 +5.26% 25
Leeds +59 133 £55,000 +22.22% 21
Hertfordshire +26 119 £55,000 -4.34% 18
Oxfordshire +11 115 £57,500 +2.22% 21
Cambridgeshire +10 108 £50,000 -4.76% 19
Hampshire +50 99 £52,500 +16.66% 22
Bristol +26 99 £50,000 -13.04% 7
Cambridge -2 96 £50,000 -4.76% 13
Scotland +39 89 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Reading +1 88 £47,500 -13.63% 7
West Sussex +67 80 £47,000 -10.47% 9
East Midlands -4 78 £50,000 +13.63% 15
Gloucestershire +15 72 £47,500 -2.56% 8
Surrey +10 72 £55,000 - 20
Somerset +25 71 £70,000 +64.70% 9
Bath +15 68 £70,000 +69.69% 8
Wales +21 65 £42,500 -5.55% 10
Oxford +8 64 £58,750 +6.81% 15
Birmingham +4 52 £46,250 -2.63% 6

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 4088 (43.49%) Agile Software Development
2 3725 (39.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 3542 (37.68%) Linux
4 3075 (32.71%) DevOps
5 2778 (29.55%) Java
6 2507 (26.67%) Python
7 2303 (24.50%) Web Services
8 2260 (24.04%) JavaScript
9 2072 (22.04%) SQL
10 1883 (20.03%) Windows
11 1834 (19.51%) Microsoft
12 1832 (19.49%) Docker
13 1817 (19.33%) Puppet
14 1777 (18.90%) TDD
15 1731 (18.41%) .NET
16 1683 (17.90%) Continuous Integration
17 1667 (17.73%) Git (software)
18 1594 (16.96%) SQL Server
19 1553 (16.52%) C#
20 1544 (16.43%) Finance
21 1537 (16.35%) Opscode Chef
22 1485 (15.80%) Ansible
23 1479 (15.73%) Scrum
24 1473 (15.67%) Jenkins
25 1464 (15.57%) VMware
26 1450 (15.43%) HTML
27 1321 (14.05%) MySQL
28 1291 (13.73%) NoSQL
29 1277 (13.59%) CSS
30 1244 (13.23%) AngularJS

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring 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
1 751 (7.99%) Elasticsearch
2 679 (7.22%) Apache
3 478 (5.09%) OpenStack
3 478 (5.09%) Tomcat
4 474 (5.04%) Apache Spark
5 400 (4.26%) IIS
6 323 (3.44%) JBoss
7 299 (3.18%) nginx
8 242 (2.57%) WebSphere
9 195 (2.07%) SharePoint
10 179 (1.90%) Confluence
11 176 (1.87%) MS Exchange
12 171 (1.82%) CMS
13 168 (1.79%) WebLogic
14 156 (1.66%) Apache Solr
15 137 (1.46%) Skype for Business
16 130 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 114 (1.21%) Cloud Foundry
17 114 (1.21%) Jetty
18 85 (0.90%) Mule
Applications
1 139 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
2 63 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 20 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.085%) SPSS
7 6 (0.064%) InVision
8 5 (0.053%) GIMP
9 4 (0.043%) HipChat
10 3 (0.032%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.032%) InDesign
10 3 (0.032%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.032%) SPSS Modeler
11 2 (0.021%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.021%) Gephi
11 2 (0.021%) Moqups
11 2 (0.021%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.011%) EViews
12 1 (0.011%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 160 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 32 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 23 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 22 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
5 21 (0.22%) Magento
6 19 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
7 17 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
8 14 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
9 13 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
10 10 (0.11%) NetSuite
10 10 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
11 8 (0.085%) Dynamics AX
12 7 (0.074%) Eloqua
12 7 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
13 6 (0.064%) Movex
13 6 (0.064%) Sentinel
14 5 (0.053%) Unica
15 4 (0.043%) Oracle BPM
15 4 (0.043%) Oracle Retail
16 3 (0.032%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 3725 (39.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 755 (8.03%) SaaS
3 745 (7.93%) Amazon EC2
4 697 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 570 (6.06%) Office 365
6 493 (5.24%) IaaS
7 479 (5.10%) PaaS
8 465 (4.95%) Amazon S3
9 422 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
10 382 (4.06%) AWS CloudFormation
11 309 (3.29%) GitHub
12 208 (2.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 163 (1.73%) AWS Lambda
14 147 (1.56%) Amazon SQS
15 136 (1.45%) Amazon ELB
16 118 (1.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 111 (1.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 109 (1.16%) Heroku
19 89 (0.95%) Route 53
20 79 (0.84%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 590 (6.28%) DNS
2 585 (6.22%) Firewall
3 390 (4.15%) Internet
4 326 (3.47%) SAN
5 325 (3.46%) TCP/IP
6 309 (3.29%) HTTP
7 304 (3.23%) WAN
8 303 (3.22%) DHCP
9 289 (3.07%) LAN
10 225 (2.39%) VPN
11 166 (1.77%) Network Security
12 143 (1.52%) VoIP
13 136 (1.45%) VLAN
14 125 (1.33%) SSL
15 117 (1.24%) NAS
16 112 (1.19%) LDAP
17 108 (1.15%) Skype
18 100 (1.06%) Wireless
19 92 (0.98%) BGP
20 82 (0.87%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1594 (16.96%) SQL Server
2 1321 (14.05%) MySQL
3 1291 (13.73%) NoSQL
4 1061 (11.29%) MongoDB
5 936 (9.96%) Big Data
6 646 (6.87%) Hadoop
7 604 (6.43%) PostgreSQL
8 480 (5.11%) Apache Cassandra
9 433 (4.61%) Relational Database
10 417 (4.44%) Amazon RDS
11 379 (4.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 361 (3.84%) Redis
13 293 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
14 291 (3.10%) Amazon Redshift
15 174 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 166 (1.77%) RDBMS
17 153 (1.63%) Apache Hive
18 144 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 140 (1.49%) Neo4j
20 131 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1667 (17.73%) Git (software)
2 1473 (15.67%) Jenkins
3 682 (7.26%) JIRA
4 624 (6.64%) TeamCity
5 405 (4.31%) Subversion
6 388 (4.13%) Maven
7 350 (3.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 332 (3.53%) Selenium
9 325 (3.46%) Vagrant
10 283 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
11 246 (2.62%) JUnit
12 208 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
13 184 (1.96%) Gradle
14 159 (1.69%) Hudson
15 152 (1.62%) Cucumber
16 151 (1.61%) Visual Studio
17 148 (1.57%) Bitbucket
18 129 (1.37%) Jasmine
19 123 (1.31%) GoCD
20 120 (1.28%) webpack
General
1 1544 (16.43%) Finance
2 536 (5.70%) Retail
3 504 (5.36%) Marketing
4 419 (4.46%) Telecoms
5 372 (3.96%) Banking
6 296 (3.15%) Games
7 267 (2.84%) Manufacturing
8 209 (2.22%) Electronics
9 162 (1.72%) Publishing
10 154 (1.64%) Advertising
11 113 (1.20%) Law
12 78 (0.83%) Investment Banking
13 62 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
14 53 (0.56%) Legal
15 49 (0.52%) Financial Institution
16 46 (0.49%) Local Government
17 33 (0.35%) Back Office
18 25 (0.27%) Automotive
19 24 (0.26%) Front Office
20 16 (0.17%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 3033 (32.27%) Developer
2 1360 (14.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 1220 (12.98%) Architect
4 792 (8.43%) Java Developer
5 733 (7.80%) Senior Developer
6 639 (6.80%) .NET Developer
7 575 (6.12%) AWS Engineer
8 508 (5.40%) C# Developer
9 493 (5.24%) Cloud Engineer
10 463 (4.93%) Cloud Architect
11 447 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
12 421 (4.48%) Software Engineer
13 395 (4.20%) AWS DevOps
14 386 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
15 379 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 364 (3.87%) Administrator
17 353 (3.76%) Consultant
18 322 (3.43%) AWS Developer
19 310 (3.30%) AWS DevOps Engineer
19 310 (3.30%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2303 (24.50%) Web Services
2 1731 (18.41%) .NET
3 1450 (15.43%) HTML
4 1277 (13.59%) CSS
5 1244 (13.23%) AngularJS
6 1070 (11.38%) Node.js
7 899 (9.56%) REST
8 758 (8.06%) ASP.NET
9 711 (7.56%) React
10 683 (7.27%) HTML5
11 612 (6.51%) Spring
12 601 (6.39%) RESTful
13 568 (6.04%) jQuery
14 498 (5.30%) ASP.NET MVC
15 461 (4.90%) XML
16 416 (4.43%) CSS3
17 415 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
18 409 (4.35%) .NET Framework
19 400 (4.26%) JSON
20 361 (3.84%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 817 (8.69%) Computer Science
2 540 (5.74%) Data Centre
3 495 (5.27%) Greenfield Project
4 479 (5.10%) Public Cloud
5 401 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
6 385 (4.10%) User Experience
7 342 (3.64%) Fintech
8 280 (2.98%) Mobile App
9 222 (2.36%) Management Information System
10 220 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
11 183 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
12 181 (1.93%) Algorithms
13 158 (1.68%) Linux Command Line
14 149 (1.59%) Private Cloud
15 139 (1.48%) iPad
16 112 (1.19%) Clustering
16 112 (1.19%) Data Structures
17 90 (0.96%) Blog
18 77 (0.82%) Internet of Things
19 75 (0.80%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3542 (37.68%) Linux
2 1883 (20.03%) Windows
3 853 (9.07%) Windows Server
4 699 (7.44%) Unix
5 445 (4.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 439 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 344 (3.66%) CentOS
8 304 (3.23%) Ubuntu
9 303 (3.22%) Android
10 296 (3.15%) Apple iOS
11 262 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 145 (1.54%) Debian
13 104 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 101 (1.07%) Windows 7
15 96 (1.02%) Windows 10
16 92 (0.98%) CoreOS
16 92 (0.98%) Mac OS X
17 50 (0.53%) Solaris
18 36 (0.38%) Mac OS
18 36 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4088 (43.49%) Agile Software Development
2 3075 (32.71%) DevOps
3 1777 (18.90%) TDD
4 1683 (17.90%) Continuous Integration
5 1479 (15.73%) Scrum
6 1239 (13.18%) Software Engineering
7 1154 (12.28%) MVC
8 898 (9.55%) Microservices
9 887 (9.44%) E-Commerce
10 873 (9.29%) Open Source
11 847 (9.01%) Configuration Management
12 796 (8.47%) BDD
13 770 (8.19%) Test Automation
14 768 (8.17%) OO
15 760 (8.09%) Continuous Delivery
16 716 (7.62%) Kanban
17 710 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
18 696 (7.40%) Analytics
19 637 (6.78%) Web Development
20 635 (6.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2778 (29.55%) Java
2 2507 (26.67%) Python
3 2260 (24.04%) JavaScript
4 2072 (22.04%) SQL
5 1553 (16.52%) C#
6 1240 (13.19%) Ruby
7 1059 (11.27%) Bash Shell
8 820 (8.72%) PHP
9 784 (8.34%) PowerShell
10 646 (6.87%) Perl
11 458 (4.87%) Scala
12 387 (4.12%) Go
13 326 (3.47%) C++
14 242 (2.57%) Shell Script
15 200 (2.13%) ES6
16 195 (2.07%) T-SQL
17 167 (1.78%) C
18 152 (1.62%) Groovy
19 118 (1.26%) R
20 91 (0.97%) F#
Qualifications
1 1119 (11.90%) Degree
2 445 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 190 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 171 (1.82%) Security Cleared
5 169 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
6 128 (1.36%) SC Cleared
7 117 (1.24%) AWS Certification
8 115 (1.22%) MCSE
9 98 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 97 (1.03%) CCNA
11 91 (0.97%) CCNP
12 77 (0.82%) MCSA
13 74 (0.79%) CISSP
14 54 (0.57%) CCIE
15 47 (0.50%) CISM
16 45 (0.48%) ISEB
17 43 (0.46%) Master's Degree
18 42 (0.45%) PMI Certification
18 42 (0.45%) PMP
19 41 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 442 (4.70%) QA
2 115 (1.22%) SLA
3 103 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 84 (0.89%) PCI DSS
5 68 (0.72%) Data Quality
6 57 (0.61%) GCP
7 27 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002
8 20 (0.21%) COBIT
9 18 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
10 17 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 14 (0.15%) ISO 9001
12 12 (0.13%) GDPR
13 10 (0.11%) SSAE 16
14 9 (0.096%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 7 (0.074%) ISO 14001
16 4 (0.043%) Dodd-Frank
16 4 (0.043%) EMIR
16 4 (0.043%) ISO 20022
16 4 (0.043%) MiFID
16 4 (0.043%) SAS 70
System Software
1 1832 (19.49%) Docker
2 944 (10.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 772 (8.21%) Active Directory
4 491 (5.22%) Hyper-V
5 274 (2.91%) vSphere
6 178 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
7 127 (1.35%) Xen
8 115 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
9 111 (1.18%) vCloud
10 110 (1.17%) KVM
11 90 (0.96%) XenServer
12 73 (0.78%) XenApp
13 62 (0.66%) VirtualBox
14 60 (0.64%) NFS
15 53 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
16 47 (0.50%) LXC
17 46 (0.49%) Apache Flume
17 46 (0.49%) Varnish
18 45 (0.48%) etcd
19 40 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1817 (19.33%) Puppet
2 1537 (16.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1485 (15.80%) Ansible
4 632 (6.72%) Kubernetes
5 562 (5.98%) Terraform
6 341 (3.63%) Nagios
7 233 (2.48%) Kibana
8 210 (2.23%) Salt
9 172 (1.83%) SCCM
10 134 (1.43%) Mesos
11 133 (1.41%) SCOM
12 130 (1.38%) Packer
13 119 (1.27%) Graphite
14 118 (1.26%) ZABBIX
15 115 (1.22%) logstash
16 88 (0.94%) Grafana
17 75 (0.80%) Consul
18 74 (0.79%) HAProxy
19 51 (0.54%) Tivoli
20 50 (0.53%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 1834 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 1464 (15.57%) VMware
3 1029 (10.95%) Google
4 819 (8.71%) Oracle
5 521 (5.54%) Cisco
6 501 (5.33%) Red Hat
7 339 (3.61%) Citrix
8 276 (2.94%) SAP
9 263 (2.80%) HP
10 223 (2.37%) New Relic
11 211 (2.24%) NetApp
12 191 (2.03%) Tableau
13 187 (1.99%) IBM
14 185 (1.97%) Splunk
15 174 (1.85%) Rackspace
16 157 (1.67%) Juniper
17 153 (1.63%) EMC
18 142 (1.51%) AppDynamics
19 132 (1.40%) SaltStack
20 129 (1.37%) Atlassian
London
Explore Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + stocks
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Stocks
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Send
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Workray
Salary: Competitive Salary plus generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, medical, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 75,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITVE SALARY + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Digitalis Reputation
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £90000 Per Annum bonus incentive, pension, medical care
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
La Fosse Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
IntaPeople
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago