Period
to 26 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Amazon CloudWatch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon CloudWatch over the 6 months to 26 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon CloudWatch
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 520 740 797
Rank change year-on-year +220 +57 +214
Permanent jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 172 347 388
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.91% 0.79% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 150 283 342
Median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +12.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £104,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.13% +6.82%

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

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 18,979 43,892 41,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.39% 31.26% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15,799 35,699 33,349
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Amazon CloudWatch
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Amazon CloudWatch as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon CloudWatch in the UK

Amazon CloudWatch
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch.

Salary trend for Amazon CloudWatch in the UK

Amazon CloudWatch
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch over the 6 months to 26 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Amazon CloudWatch in the UK

Amazon CloudWatch
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch within the UK over the 6 months to 26 September 2020. 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
England +231 168 £67,500 -3.57% 34
London +181 122 £70,000 -12.50% 18
UK excluding London +273 47 £62,500 +4.17% 18
Work from Home +51 29 £67,500 -20.59% 2
North of England +175 24 £67,500 +28.57% 4
Yorkshire +153 16 £67,500 +35.00%
Midlands +106 9 £71,500 +2.14% 2
West Midlands +66 9 £71,500 +2.14% 2
North West +116 8 £62,500 +4.17% 4
South West +145 7 £39,000 -29.09% 6
South East +212 5 £43,750 -12.50% 2
Scotland - 2 £25,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 26 September 2020, IT jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 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 with a requirement for Amazon CloudWatch.

1 169 (98.26%) AWS
2 108 (62.79%) DevOps
2 108 (62.79%) Kubernetes
3 92 (53.49%) Python
4 77 (44.77%) Terraform
5 76 (44.19%) Docker
6 74 (43.02%) Serverless
7 70 (40.70%) Java
8 67 (38.95%) Linux
9 57 (33.14%) Ansible
10 48 (27.91%) Configuration Management
11 43 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (24.42%) Azure
12 42 (24.42%) Jenkins
12 42 (24.42%) Grafana
12 42 (24.42%) AWS Lambda
13 41 (23.84%) AWS CloudFormation
13 41 (23.84%) Amazon S3
14 39 (22.67%) JavaScript
14 39 (22.67%) C#
15 38 (22.09%) Puppet
15 38 (22.09%) Octopus Deploy
15 38 (22.09%) Cloud Native
16 37 (21.51%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 37 (21.51%) Amazon RDS
16 37 (21.51%) Go
16 37 (21.51%) Datadog
17 36 (20.93%) Microservices
18 35 (20.35%) Opscode Chef
19 33 (19.19%) SaaS

Amazon CloudWatch
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 29 (16.86%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (13.37%) Apache Spark
3 19 (11.05%) Cloud Foundry
4 11 (6.40%) Confluence
5 6 (3.49%) IIS
6 3 (1.74%) Apache
6 3 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.74%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.74%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.16%) Gluu
7 2 (1.16%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.58%) nginx
8 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 17 (9.88%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 169 (98.26%) AWS
2 74 (43.02%) Serverless
3 42 (24.42%) AWS Lambda
3 42 (24.42%) Azure
4 41 (23.84%) Amazon S3
4 41 (23.84%) AWS CloudFormation
5 37 (21.51%) Datadog
6 33 (19.19%) SaaS
7 30 (17.44%) AWS CloudTrail
8 28 (16.28%) Amazon EC2
8 28 (16.28%) IaaS
8 28 (16.28%) PaaS
9 25 (14.53%) Amazon SQS
10 22 (12.79%) Amazon GuardDuty
11 18 (10.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 17 (9.88%) Akamai
12 17 (9.88%) Amazon ECS
13 16 (9.30%) GCP
14 10 (5.81%) Amazon Kinesis
14 10 (5.81%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (15.12%) DNS
2 12 (6.98%) SSH
3 11 (6.40%) TCP/IP
3 11 (6.40%) VPN
4 10 (5.81%) Firewall
5 9 (5.23%) HTTP
5 9 (5.23%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.74%) FTP
6 3 (1.74%) Skype
6 3 (1.74%) SMTP
6 3 (1.74%) SSL
7 2 (1.16%) Internet
7 2 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.16%) LAN
7 2 (1.16%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (1.16%) OpenVPN
7 2 (1.16%) SAN
7 2 (1.16%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.16%) WAN
8 1 (0.58%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.51%) Amazon RDS
2 19 (11.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 19 (11.05%) Data Lake
3 15 (8.72%) MySQL
4 14 (8.14%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (8.14%) SQL Server
5 12 (6.98%) Big Data
6 11 (6.40%) Amazon Aurora
7 7 (4.07%) Amazon Redshift
7 7 (4.07%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.49%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.91%) Amazon Athena
9 5 (2.91%) Redis
10 4 (2.33%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.74%) MariaDB
11 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.58%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 42 (24.42%) Jenkins
2 38 (22.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 33 (19.19%) JIRA
4 32 (18.60%) TeamCity
5 22 (12.79%) eggPlant
5 22 (12.79%) GitLab
5 22 (12.79%) Locust
6 18 (10.47%) Git (software)
7 11 (6.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (6.40%) Bitbucket
8 10 (5.81%) CircleCI
9 7 (4.07%) Maven
10 5 (2.91%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (2.33%) GoCD
11 4 (2.33%) JUnit
11 4 (2.33%) Subversion
12 3 (1.74%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.74%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.74%) Travis CI
General
1 16 (9.30%) Finance
2 7 (4.07%) Law
3 6 (3.49%) Advertising
4 5 (2.91%) Games
5 4 (2.33%) Front Office
6 2 (1.16%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (21.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (17.44%) AWS Engineer
3 23 (13.37%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 19 (11.05%) Cloud Engineer
5 17 (9.88%) Architect
6 15 (8.72%) Site Engineer
7 13 (7.56%) AWS DevOps
7 13 (7.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 13 (7.56%) Senior DevOps
8 12 (6.98%) Developer
9 11 (6.40%) Analyst
9 11 (6.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (6.40%) Support Analyst
9 11 (6.40%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (5.81%) AWS Specialist
10 10 (5.81%) Platform Engineer
10 10 (5.81%) Security Engineer
11 9 (5.23%) Security Specialist
12 8 (4.65%) Senior Architect
12 8 (4.65%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (18.02%) Web Services
2 27 (15.70%) Elastic Stack
3 26 (15.12%) Kafka
4 17 (9.88%) .NET
5 14 (8.14%) REST
6 13 (7.56%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (6.98%) .NET Framework
8 8 (4.65%) Node.js
9 7 (4.07%) Spring
10 6 (3.49%) AngularJS
10 6 (3.49%) RESTful
10 6 (3.49%) SOAP
11 5 (2.91%) React
11 5 (2.91%) Sensu
12 4 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (2.33%) HTML
12 4 (2.33%) WireMock
13 3 (1.74%) Hibernate
13 3 (1.74%) Spring Boot
14 2 (1.16%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (22.09%) Cloud Native
2 16 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.30%) FMCG
3 15 (8.72%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.49%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (3.49%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.33%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.33%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.74%) User Experience
8 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.16%) Replication
9 1 (0.58%) BYOD
9 1 (0.58%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 67 (38.95%) Linux
2 23 (13.37%) Windows
3 9 (5.23%) Windows Server
4 8 (4.65%) Unix
5 6 (3.49%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.91%) Debian
7 4 (2.33%) Mesosphere
8 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (62.79%) DevOps
2 48 (27.91%) Configuration Management
3 43 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (21.51%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 36 (20.93%) Microservices
6 33 (19.19%) Scrum
7 32 (18.60%) Infrastructure as Code
8 22 (12.79%) Kanban
9 21 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (11.05%) Cybersecurity
10 19 (11.05%) Data Protection
10 19 (11.05%) Security Architecture
10 19 (11.05%) Waterfall
11 17 (9.88%) B2B
11 17 (9.88%) B2C
11 17 (9.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 16 (9.30%) Business Transformation
12 16 (9.30%) Deployment Automation
12 16 (9.30%) Migration
12 16 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 92 (53.49%) Python
2 70 (40.70%) Java
3 39 (22.67%) C#
3 39 (22.67%) JavaScript
4 37 (21.51%) Go
5 28 (16.28%) PowerShell
5 28 (16.28%) Ruby
6 26 (15.12%) PHP
6 26 (15.12%) SQL
7 22 (12.79%) Bash Shell
7 22 (12.79%) Scala
8 15 (8.72%) Shell Script
9 7 (4.07%) Perl
10 6 (3.49%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.91%) Rust
12 3 (1.74%) C
13 2 (1.16%) AWK
13 2 (1.16%) ES6
13 2 (1.16%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.16%) sed
Qualifications
1 23 (13.37%) Security Cleared
2 21 (12.21%) SC Cleared
3 18 (10.47%) AWS Certification
4 7 (4.07%) Degree
5 5 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.16%) MCSE
6 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.30%) SLA
2 2 (1.16%) GDPR
2 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.58%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.58%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.58%) NCSC
3 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 76 (44.19%) Docker
2 10 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.07%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.49%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.91%) vSphere
6 3 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.16%) iptables
7 2 (1.16%) vCloud
7 2 (1.16%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 108 (62.79%) Kubernetes
2 77 (44.77%) Terraform
3 57 (33.14%) Ansible
4 42 (24.42%) Grafana
5 38 (22.09%) Puppet
6 35 (20.35%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (14.53%) ZABBIX
8 16 (9.30%) Single Sign-On
9 14 (8.14%) Prometheus
10 11 (6.40%) Nagios
11 6 (3.49%) Kibana
11 6 (3.49%) logstash
12 5 (2.91%) Rancher
13 4 (2.33%) Automic
13 4 (2.33%) Consul
14 3 (1.74%) Docker Swarm
14 3 (1.74%) Packer
15 2 (1.16%) Graylog
15 2 (1.16%) Munin
15 2 (1.16%) Scalr
Vendors
1 33 (19.19%) Splunk
2 29 (16.86%) New Relic
3 20 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 17 (9.88%) Adobe
4 17 (9.88%) hybris
4 17 (9.88%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (9.88%) SAP
5 14 (8.14%) VMware
6 9 (5.23%) Atlassian
7 8 (4.65%) PagerDuty
8 4 (2.33%) AppDynamics
8 4 (2.33%) Cloudera
8 4 (2.33%) Foundry
8 4 (2.33%) Palantir
9 3 (1.74%) Oracle
9 3 (1.74%) Percona
9 3 (1.74%) RightScale
10 2 (1.16%) Cisco
10 2 (1.16%) NetApp
10 2 (1.16%) Red Hat