Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon CloudWatch
UK
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 672 793 1067
Rank change year-on-year +121 +274 +149
Permanent jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 450 406 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.23% 0.070%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.09% 1.00% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 343 323 79
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +9.09% +18.28%
10th Percentile £43,750 £38,250 £32,679
90th Percentile £100,000 £87,500 £77,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year +20.00% +2.56% +14.71%

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 41,245 40,791 27,636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.43% 23.46% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 33,253 33,242 23,117
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% -2.22%

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 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon CloudWatch in the UK

Amazon CloudWatch
Top 14 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 25 May 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
England +136 435 £70,000 +16.67% 12
London +118 285 £80,000 +16.36% 3
UK excluding London +30 151 £60,000 +20.00% 10
North of England +34 56 £65,000 +8.33% 5
North West +46 51 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Midlands +47 35 £60,000 +55.84% 1
West Midlands +52 33 £60,000 +39.14% 1
South East +37 33 £55,000 +4.76% 2
East of England +66 13 £60,000 -4.00% 1
South West +28 10 £55,000 +15.79%
Yorkshire 0 5 £50,000 - 1
Wales -3 3 £62,500 +38.89%
East Midlands +25 2 £60,000 +55.84%
Scotland +12 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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.

1 446 (99.11%) Amazon AWS
2 319 (70.89%) DevOps
3 295 (65.56%) Amazon S3
4 274 (60.89%) Linux
5 261 (58.00%) Python
5 261 (58.00%) Amazon EC2
6 251 (55.78%) Agile Software Development
7 219 (48.67%) Amazon RDS
8 213 (47.33%) AWS CloudFormation
9 199 (44.22%) Ansible
10 187 (41.56%) Jenkins
11 172 (38.22%) Docker
12 166 (36.89%) AWS Lambda
13 164 (36.44%) Node.js
13 164 (36.44%) Windows
14 159 (35.33%) Serverless
15 148 (32.89%) Web Services
16 142 (31.56%) Git (software)
17 141 (31.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 141 (31.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 136 (30.22%) Amazon SQS
19 132 (29.33%) Continuous Integration
20 131 (29.11%) Terraform
21 126 (28.00%) SQL
22 123 (27.33%) JavaScript
22 123 (27.33%) Elasticsearch
23 122 (27.11%) Microsoft Azure
24 121 (26.89%) Kubernetes
25 114 (25.33%) HTML
26 104 (23.11%) Elastic Stack

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
1 123 (27.33%) Elasticsearch
2 62 (13.78%) Confluence
3 55 (12.22%) IIS
4 19 (4.22%) Apache
5 16 (3.56%) Apache Spark
6 15 (3.33%) Apache Pig
7 12 (2.67%) nginx
8 10 (2.22%) SAS
8 10 (2.22%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (0.67%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.67%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.67%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.67%) WordPress
11 2 (0.44%) JBoss
11 2 (0.44%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.44%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.22%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
1 3 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (0.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 446 (99.11%) Amazon AWS
2 295 (65.56%) Amazon S3
3 261 (58.00%) Amazon EC2
4 213 (47.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 166 (36.89%) AWS Lambda
6 159 (35.33%) Serverless
7 141 (31.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 136 (30.22%) Amazon SQS
9 122 (27.11%) Microsoft Azure
10 86 (19.11%) Amazon Kinesis
11 73 (16.22%) Route 53
12 69 (15.33%) PaaS
13 58 (12.89%) Azure Active Directory
14 49 (10.89%) Amazon ELB
15 44 (9.78%) Google Cloud Platform
16 43 (9.56%) CloudFront
17 38 (8.44%) SaaS
18 37 (8.22%) Amazon Glacier
19 36 (8.00%) GitHub
20 33 (7.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.56%) Firewall
2 28 (6.22%) VPN
3 20 (4.44%) DNS
4 11 (2.44%) DHCP
5 6 (1.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.89%) FTP
6 4 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.89%) Network Security
6 4 (0.89%) SMTP
6 4 (0.89%) SSH
7 3 (0.67%) HTTP
7 3 (0.67%) LAN
8 2 (0.44%) Internet
9 1 (0.22%) IPsec
9 1 (0.22%) SAN
9 1 (0.22%) SNMP
9 1 (0.22%) SSL
9 1 (0.22%) Telnet
9 1 (0.22%) VoIP
9 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (48.67%) Amazon RDS
2 141 (31.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 70 (15.56%) MySQL
4 64 (14.22%) Amazon Athena
5 49 (10.89%) Redis
6 44 (9.78%) Big Data
7 31 (6.89%) NoSQL
8 28 (6.22%) SQL Server
9 26 (5.78%) MongoDB
10 23 (5.11%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (4.67%) Hadoop
12 20 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (4.22%) Azure SQL Database
14 17 (3.78%) Amazon Aurora
15 13 (2.89%) MariaDB
16 11 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
18 9 (2.00%) CouchDB
19 7 (1.56%) Couchbase
20 6 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 187 (41.56%) Jenkins
2 142 (31.56%) Git (software)
3 81 (18.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 81 (18.00%) TeamCity
4 66 (14.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 64 (14.22%) JIRA
6 43 (9.56%) Bitbucket Server
7 29 (6.44%) Bitbucket
8 28 (6.22%) Maven
9 23 (5.11%) Travis CI
10 22 (4.89%) GitLab
10 22 (4.89%) Vagrant
11 20 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
12 14 (3.11%) Selenium
13 11 (2.44%) Gradle
13 11 (2.44%) Subversion
14 9 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
15 8 (1.78%) Artifactory
15 8 (1.78%) gulp
15 8 (1.78%) SonarQube
General
1 44 (9.78%) Finance
2 22 (4.89%) Billing
3 21 (4.67%) Retail
4 19 (4.22%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.33%) Law
6 11 (2.44%) Marketing
7 9 (2.00%) Banking
8 5 (1.11%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.67%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.44%) Advertising
10 2 (0.44%) Automotive
11 1 (0.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 143 (31.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 96 (21.33%) Developer
3 69 (15.33%) AWS Engineer
4 51 (11.33%) Senior DevOps
5 50 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 43 (9.56%) Cloud Developer
7 41 (9.11%) Architect
7 41 (9.11%) AWS DevOps
8 40 (8.89%) Cloud Engineer
9 35 (7.78%) Consultant
9 35 (7.78%) DevOps Manager
10 30 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 26 (5.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 25 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
13 23 (5.11%) Lead DevOps
14 22 (4.89%) Full Stack Developer
15 20 (4.44%) Cloud Architect
15 20 (4.44%) Lead DevOps Engineer
16 17 (3.78%) AWS Developer
17 16 (3.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (36.44%) Node.js
2 148 (32.89%) Web Services
3 114 (25.33%) HTML
4 104 (23.11%) Elastic Stack
5 103 (22.89%) CSS
6 47 (10.44%) .NET
7 46 (10.22%) REST
8 31 (6.89%) AngularJS
9 27 (6.00%) RabbitMQ
10 24 (5.33%) RESTful
11 23 (5.11%) React
12 21 (4.67%) LAMP
13 20 (4.44%) Kafka
14 19 (4.22%) Laravel
14 19 (4.22%) Sass
15 18 (4.00%) JSON
16 17 (3.78%) Spring
17 13 (2.89%) .NET Core
17 13 (2.89%) Jinja
18 12 (2.67%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 60 (13.33%) Private Cloud
2 56 (12.44%) Public Cloud
3 40 (8.89%) Self-Motivation
4 37 (8.22%) Linux Command Line
5 24 (5.33%) Data Centre
5 24 (5.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 21 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.67%) Mobile App
7 12 (2.67%) Virtual Team
8 9 (2.00%) Replication
9 8 (1.78%) Cloud Native
10 6 (1.33%) Fintech
11 5 (1.11%) Online Banking
12 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.67%) Blog
13 3 (0.67%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.44%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.44%) Greenfield Project
14 2 (0.44%) PKI
15 1 (0.22%) Digital Wallet
Operating Systems
1 274 (60.89%) Linux
2 164 (36.44%) Windows
3 68 (15.11%) Ubuntu
4 67 (14.89%) CentOS
5 42 (9.33%) Windows Server
6 41 (9.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (5.56%) Unix
8 22 (4.89%) DC/OS
8 22 (4.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (3.11%) Amazon Linux
10 10 (2.22%) Fedora
11 3 (0.67%) Debian
12 1 (0.22%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.22%) Solaris
12 1 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (70.89%) DevOps
2 251 (55.78%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (29.33%) Continuous Integration
4 81 (18.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 57 (12.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 53 (11.78%) Business Intelligence
7 51 (11.33%) Microservices
7 51 (11.33%) SDLC
8 50 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 49 (10.89%) Configuration Management
10 47 (10.44%) Continuous Delivery
11 44 (9.78%) Analytics
12 42 (9.33%) Scrum
13 41 (9.11%) Computer Science
14 40 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
14 40 (8.89%) Network Virtualisation
14 40 (8.89%) Product Management
15 39 (8.67%) Auto-Scaling
16 38 (8.44%) Problem-Solving
17 36 (8.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 261 (58.00%) Python
2 126 (28.00%) SQL
3 123 (27.33%) JavaScript
4 77 (17.11%) Bash Shell
5 70 (15.56%) PHP
6 57 (12.67%) Java
7 56 (12.44%) Ruby
8 52 (11.56%) PowerShell
9 48 (10.67%) C#
10 24 (5.33%) Scala
11 23 (5.11%) Perl
12 13 (2.89%) Shell Script
13 12 (2.67%) VB.NET
14 9 (2.00%) Go
15 7 (1.56%) C++
16 5 (1.11%) ANSI SQL
17 2 (0.44%) R
17 2 (0.44%) VBScript
18 1 (0.22%) C-shell
18 1 (0.22%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 54 (12.00%) Degree
2 29 (6.44%) Security Cleared
3 23 (5.11%) AWS Certification
4 22 (4.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (2.44%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.78%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.67%) CCNA
8 3 (0.67%) CCNP
8 3 (0.67%) CISA
8 3 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.67%) CISM
8 3 (0.67%) CISSP
8 3 (0.67%) ISEB
8 3 (0.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (12.00%) QA
2 9 (2.00%) GDPR
3 3 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 172 (38.22%) Docker
2 81 (18.00%) Virtual Machines
3 79 (17.56%) Active Directory
4 42 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 38 (8.44%) Hyper-V
6 22 (4.89%) VirtualBox
7 19 (4.22%) Varnish
8 10 (2.22%) Squid
9 9 (2.00%) vSphere
10 2 (0.44%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.22%) vCloud
11 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 199 (44.22%) Ansible
2 131 (29.11%) Terraform
3 121 (26.89%) Kubernetes
4 103 (22.89%) Puppet
5 100 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
6 54 (12.00%) Kibana
7 48 (10.67%) logstash
8 39 (8.67%) Packer
9 33 (7.33%) Nagios
10 25 (5.56%) Docker Swarm
11 21 (4.67%) Grafana
12 11 (2.44%) HAProxy
12 11 (2.44%) Prometheus
13 9 (2.00%) ZABBIX
14 8 (1.78%) Business Desktop Deployment
14 8 (1.78%) SCOM
15 7 (1.56%) Sysdig
16 4 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
16 4 (0.89%) VictorOps
17 3 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 104 (23.11%) Splunk
2 94 (20.89%) New Relic
3 58 (12.89%) Google
4 52 (11.56%) VMware
5 41 (9.11%) Microsoft
6 40 (8.89%) Trend Micro
7 35 (7.78%) Oracle
8 24 (5.33%) AppDynamics
9 17 (3.78%) Red Hat
10 14 (3.11%) Atlassian
11 8 (1.78%) Demandware
12 6 (1.33%) WorldPay
13 5 (1.11%) IBM
14 4 (0.89%) Qualys
14 4 (0.89%) TOWER Software
15 3 (0.67%) Dynatrace
15 3 (0.67%) PagerDuty
15 3 (0.67%) Remedy
15 3 (0.67%) SAP
16 2 (0.44%) Okta