Period
to 24 September 2017

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 24 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon CloudWatch
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 970 1095 1267
Rank change year-on-year +125 +172 +6
Permanent jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 194 140 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.073% 0.021%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.63% 0.58% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 158 93 43
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +5.77%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £43,200
90th Percentile £90,000 £76,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +19.57% -23.33% +20.00%

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 30978 24033 19792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.77% 12.47% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 25509 20251 16203
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Amazon CloudWatch
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon CloudWatch in the UK

Amazon CloudWatch
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Amazon CloudWatch in the UK

Amazon CloudWatch
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch over the 6 months to 24 September 2017.

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 24 September 2017. 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 +126 188 £57,500 +4.55% 8
London +66 118 £60,000 - 5
UK excluding London +73 76 £55,000 +19.57% 4
East of England +42 28 £55,000 +22.22%
North West +5 18 £37,000 -19.57%
North of England +4 18 £37,000 +5.71% 1
South East +76 16 £65,000 +18.18% 2
South West +18 6 £30,000 -38.46%
Wales - 5 £36,116 - 1
West Midlands - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 - -
Scotland -28 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 September 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 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 CloudWatch.

1 183 (94.33%) Amazon AWS
2 127 (65.46%) DevOps
3 111 (57.22%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (52.06%) Linux
5 92 (47.42%) AWS CloudFormation
6 87 (44.85%) Amazon EC2
7 83 (42.78%) Python
7 83 (42.78%) Jenkins
8 81 (41.75%) Windows
9 76 (39.18%) Continuous Integration
10 72 (37.11%) Ansible
11 69 (35.57%) Amazon S3
12 65 (33.51%) Amazon RDS
12 65 (33.51%) Puppet
13 59 (30.41%) PowerShell
14 58 (29.90%) JIRA
15 56 (28.87%) Bash Shell
15 56 (28.87%) Docker
16 53 (27.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 53 (27.32%) Terraform
17 52 (26.80%) Continuous Delivery
18 51 (26.29%) Firewall
19 46 (23.71%) Opscode Chef
20 44 (22.68%) Microsoft
20 44 (22.68%) Active Directory
20 44 (22.68%) Microsoft Azure
21 43 (22.16%) Git (software)
22 42 (21.65%) Web Services
23 40 (20.62%) Node.js
24 37 (19.07%) GitHub

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 35 (18.04%) Confluence
2 33 (17.01%) Apache
2 33 (17.01%) IIS
3 29 (14.95%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (10.31%) CMS
5 14 (7.22%) NServiceBus
6 13 (6.70%) nginx
7 10 (5.15%) Apache Spark
8 9 (4.64%) OpenStack
8 9 (4.64%) Tomcat
9 8 (4.12%) Apache Airflow
10 5 (2.58%) SAS
11 3 (1.55%) EPiServer
11 3 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.55%) WebLogic
12 2 (1.03%) Drupal
12 2 (1.03%) JBoss
13 1 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
13 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 183 (94.33%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (47.42%) AWS CloudFormation
3 87 (44.85%) Amazon EC2
4 69 (35.57%) Amazon S3
5 53 (27.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 44 (22.68%) Microsoft Azure
7 37 (19.07%) GitHub
8 31 (15.98%) Amazon SQS
9 29 (14.95%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 29 (14.95%) Route 53
10 23 (11.86%) AWS Lambda
11 21 (10.82%) CloudFront
12 19 (9.79%) IaaS
13 16 (8.25%) Amazon ELB
13 16 (8.25%) Amazon Glacier
13 16 (8.25%) AWS CloudTrail
14 13 (6.70%) SaaS
15 12 (6.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 10 (5.15%) Akamai
17 7 (3.61%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 51 (26.29%) Firewall
2 27 (13.92%) DNS
3 26 (13.40%) SSL
4 19 (9.79%) TCP/IP
5 13 (6.70%) VLAN
5 13 (6.70%) VPN
6 11 (5.67%) LAN
6 11 (5.67%) WAN
7 10 (5.15%) DHCP
7 10 (5.15%) Unified Communications
7 10 (5.15%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (4.64%) IP Telephony
9 8 (4.12%) HTTP
10 6 (3.09%) Network Security
11 5 (2.58%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (2.58%) SAN
11 5 (2.58%) SMS
12 4 (2.06%) NetScaler
13 2 (1.03%) Internet
14 1 (0.52%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (33.51%) Amazon RDS
2 28 (14.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 25 (12.89%) SQL Server
4 19 (9.79%) Big Data
5 18 (9.28%) Hadoop
6 15 (7.73%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (7.22%) MySQL
7 14 (7.22%) Redis
8 11 (5.67%) Amazon Redshift
8 11 (5.67%) MongoDB
9 9 (4.64%) InfluxDB
10 8 (4.12%) Neo4j
11 5 (2.58%) NoSQL
12 4 (2.06%) Relational Database
13 2 (1.03%) Data Lake
13 2 (1.03%) Hazelcast
13 2 (1.03%) InterSystems Cache
14 1 (0.52%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 83 (42.78%) Jenkins
2 58 (29.90%) JIRA
3 43 (22.16%) Git (software)
4 35 (18.04%) TeamCity
5 25 (12.89%) Bitbucket
6 22 (11.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 22 (11.34%) Octopus Deploy
6 22 (11.34%) Visual Studio
7 12 (6.19%) CircleCI
7 12 (6.19%) Selenium
8 10 (5.15%) Maven
9 9 (4.64%) Ant
10 8 (4.12%) Gradle
10 8 (4.12%) JUnit
10 8 (4.12%) SonarQube
11 5 (2.58%) Apache Ivy
12 4 (2.06%) PostCSS
12 4 (2.06%) Travis CI
13 3 (1.55%) Psake
13 3 (1.55%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (11.34%) Advertising
2 15 (7.73%) Marketing
3 14 (7.22%) Finance
4 12 (6.19%) Manufacturing
5 9 (4.64%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.12%) Law
6 8 (4.12%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (4.12%) Retail
7 5 (2.58%) Publishing
8 2 (1.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 62 (31.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (11.34%) Architect
3 21 (10.82%) AWS Engineer
3 21 (10.82%) Developer
3 21 (10.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (8.25%) Senior DevOps
5 15 (7.73%) AWS Specialist
6 14 (7.22%) AWS Architect
6 14 (7.22%) Junior
7 13 (6.70%) Support Engineer
8 12 (6.19%) Junior DevOps
8 12 (6.19%) Junior DevOps Engineer
8 12 (6.19%) Junior Support Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 10 (5.15%) DevOps Manager
11 9 (4.64%) Cloud Engineer
12 8 (4.12%) AWS DevOps
12 8 (4.12%) Full Stack Developer
12 8 (4.12%) Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (4.12%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (21.65%) Web Services
2 40 (20.62%) Node.js
3 33 (17.01%) .NET
4 23 (11.86%) Elastic Stack
5 19 (9.79%) React
6 18 (9.28%) Hibernate
7 14 (7.22%) MSMQ
8 11 (5.67%) ActiveMQ
9 10 (5.15%) LEMP Stack
10 9 (4.64%) LAMP
10 9 (4.64%) LAPP Stack
10 9 (4.64%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (4.64%) Sensu
11 8 (4.12%) Kafka
12 7 (3.61%) RESTful
12 7 (3.61%) YAML
13 6 (3.09%) AngularJS
13 6 (3.09%) CSS
13 6 (3.09%) JSON
14 5 (2.58%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (7.73%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.70%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.19%) Life Science
3 12 (6.19%) PKI
4 11 (5.67%) Public Cloud
5 10 (5.15%) Fat Client
5 10 (5.15%) Thin Client
6 6 (3.09%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.58%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.06%) CMDB
9 2 (1.03%) FMCG
10 1 (0.52%) Fintech
10 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 101 (52.06%) Linux
2 81 (41.75%) Windows
3 16 (8.25%) CentOS
4 14 (7.22%) Ubuntu
5 13 (6.70%) Windows Server
6 9 (4.64%) Unix
7 8 (4.12%) Debian
7 8 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.55%) AIX
9 3 (1.55%) HPUX
9 3 (1.55%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.03%) Android
10 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (65.46%) DevOps
2 111 (57.22%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (39.18%) Continuous Integration
4 52 (26.80%) Continuous Delivery
5 35 (18.04%) Scrum
6 34 (17.53%) E-Commerce
6 34 (17.53%) High Availability
7 32 (16.49%) TDD
8 23 (11.86%) Software Engineering
9 22 (11.34%) Project Management
9 22 (11.34%) Release Management
10 20 (10.31%) ITIL
11 19 (9.79%) Configuration Management
12 18 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (8.76%) Requirements Management
14 16 (8.25%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (8.25%) Performance Monitoring
15 15 (7.73%) Network Virtualisation
16 14 (7.22%) Machine Learning
17 13 (6.70%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 83 (42.78%) Python
2 59 (30.41%) PowerShell
3 56 (28.87%) Bash Shell
4 30 (15.46%) SQL
5 28 (14.43%) Java
6 27 (13.92%) Ruby
7 19 (9.79%) JavaScript
8 14 (7.22%) C#
8 14 (7.22%) Perl
9 11 (5.67%) VBScript
10 9 (4.64%) Go
11 8 (4.12%) Scala
12 6 (3.09%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.58%) C
13 5 (2.58%) PHP
14 4 (2.06%) ES6
15 2 (1.03%) R
16 1 (0.52%) C++
16 1 (0.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 22 (11.34%) Degree
2 17 (8.76%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (7.22%) AWS Certification
4 9 (4.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.09%) CCNA
6 6 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.58%) MCP
7 5 (2.58%) MCSA
7 5 (2.58%) MCSE
7 5 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.52%) IBM WebSphere Certification
8 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.70%) QA
2 4 (2.06%) GDPR
2 4 (2.06%) SLA
3 3 (1.55%) GCP
System Software
1 56 (28.87%) Docker
2 44 (22.68%) Active Directory
3 20 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (4.64%) Xen
5 8 (4.12%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (3.09%) LXC
7 5 (2.58%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (2.58%) vSphere
8 3 (1.55%) Varnish
8 3 (1.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 72 (37.11%) Ansible
2 65 (33.51%) Puppet
3 53 (27.32%) Terraform
4 46 (23.71%) Opscode Chef
5 33 (17.01%) ZABBIX
6 26 (13.40%) Packer
7 24 (12.37%) Grafana
8 21 (10.82%) logstash
9 19 (9.79%) Graphite
9 19 (9.79%) Kibana
10 12 (6.19%) StatsD
11 10 (5.15%) Ambari
12 9 (4.64%) HAProxy
13 7 (3.61%) Munin
13 7 (3.61%) SCOM
14 6 (3.09%) Graylog
14 6 (3.09%) Nagios
15 5 (2.58%) vCenter Server
16 4 (2.06%) SCCM
17 3 (1.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (22.68%) Microsoft
2 36 (18.56%) New Relic
3 31 (15.98%) Splunk
4 20 (10.31%) VMware
5 17 (8.76%) Cisco
6 14 (7.22%) Citrix
7 11 (5.67%) CheckPoint
7 11 (5.67%) Oracle
8 10 (5.15%) Atlassian
8 10 (5.15%) Hortonworks
9 9 (4.64%) HP
10 8 (4.12%) Google
10 8 (4.12%) PagerDuty
11 6 (3.09%) EMC
11 6 (3.09%) NetApp
11 6 (3.09%) Red Hat
12 5 (2.58%) Trend Micro
13 4 (2.06%) Rackspace
13 4 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (1.55%) ServiceNow