Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon CloudWatch
UK
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 789 1046 1186
Rank change year-on-year +257 +140 +59
Permanent jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 407 120 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.071% 0.042%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.05% 0.46% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 322 79 56
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +20.22% -16.82%
10th Percentile £38,250 £32,679 £38,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -10.53%

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 38,613 26,361 22,999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.47% 15.58% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31,478 21,972 19,357
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,125 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,800
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -2.22% +5.88%

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 23 May 2018.

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 23 May 2018. 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 +259 379 £60,000 +5.73% 51
London +138 220 £67,500 +12.50% 33
UK excluding London +110 185 £50,000 +5.26% 21
North of England +59 63 £60,000 +57.89% 6
North West - 40 £60,000 - 4
South East +9 33 £52,500 +31.25% 9
East of England +3 32 £62,500 +16.28% 1
Yorkshire - 23 £50,000 -
Wales +21 22 £45,000 +24.60% 2
Midlands - 21 £38,500 - 1
East Midlands - 17 £38,500 -
South West - 10 £47,500 - 1
Scotland -31 4 £52,500 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £43,122 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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.

1 402 (98.77%) Amazon AWS
2 258 (63.39%) DevOps
3 238 (58.48%) Linux
4 206 (50.61%) Ansible
5 199 (48.89%) Jenkins
6 194 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
7 177 (43.49%) Amazon EC2
8 172 (42.26%) Amazon S3
9 164 (40.29%) Python
10 143 (35.14%) Amazon RDS
11 137 (33.66%) AWS CloudFormation
12 128 (31.45%) Puppet
13 123 (30.22%) Windows
14 122 (29.98%) Microsoft Azure
15 120 (29.48%) Git (software)
16 110 (27.03%) New Relic
17 108 (26.54%) Continuous Integration
18 105 (25.80%) Docker
19 102 (25.06%) SQL
20 100 (24.57%) Splunk
21 93 (22.85%) Bash Shell
21 93 (22.85%) TeamCity
21 93 (22.85%) Continuous Delivery
22 90 (22.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
23 89 (21.87%) Private Cloud
24 88 (21.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
25 84 (20.64%) Opscode Chef
25 84 (20.64%) Amazon SQS
26 76 (18.67%) Public Cloud
26 76 (18.67%) Configuration Management

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 66 (16.22%) Confluence
2 62 (15.23%) IIS
3 25 (6.14%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (4.42%) Apache
4 18 (4.42%) CMS
5 15 (3.69%) WordPress
6 12 (2.95%) nginx
7 7 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (0.98%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.49%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.49%) SAS
9 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.49%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon Alexa
10 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.25%) Drupal
10 1 (0.25%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.46%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 402 (98.77%) Amazon AWS
2 177 (43.49%) Amazon EC2
3 172 (42.26%) Amazon S3
4 137 (33.66%) AWS CloudFormation
5 122 (29.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 88 (21.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 84 (20.64%) Amazon SQS
8 60 (14.74%) Azure Active Directory
9 59 (14.50%) Route 53
10 53 (13.02%) AWS Lambda
10 53 (13.02%) Serverless
11 51 (12.53%) Amazon ELB
12 49 (12.04%) OpenShift
13 35 (8.60%) GitHub
14 32 (7.86%) AWS CloudTrail
14 32 (7.86%) Datadog
15 31 (7.62%) IaaS
16 26 (6.39%) CloudFront
17 24 (5.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 19 (4.67%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 48 (11.79%) DNS
2 37 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 35 (8.60%) LAN
3 35 (8.60%) WAN
4 23 (5.65%) Firewall
5 18 (4.42%) VPN
6 17 (4.18%) DHCP
6 17 (4.18%) SNMP
7 12 (2.95%) VoIP
8 11 (2.70%) ICMP
8 11 (2.70%) Network Security
8 11 (2.70%) OSPF
8 11 (2.70%) Wireless
9 7 (1.72%) HTTP
9 7 (1.72%) Internet
9 7 (1.72%) SMTP
9 7 (1.72%) SSH
9 7 (1.72%) Unified Communications
9 7 (1.72%) VLAN
9 7 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (35.14%) Amazon RDS
2 63 (15.48%) MySQL
3 37 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 30 (7.37%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (6.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 18 (4.42%) Amazon Aurora
7 16 (3.93%) MongoDB
7 16 (3.93%) NoSQL
8 14 (3.44%) Redis
9 11 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (2.46%) SQL Server
11 8 (1.97%) MarkLogic
12 5 (1.23%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.98%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.74%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 199 (48.89%) Jenkins
2 120 (29.48%) Git (software)
3 93 (22.85%) TeamCity
4 90 (22.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 71 (17.44%) Octopus Deploy
6 67 (16.46%) JIRA
7 39 (9.58%) Sonatype Nexus
8 38 (9.34%) Maven
9 22 (5.41%) Subversion
10 13 (3.19%) Bitbucket
11 12 (2.95%) Vagrant
12 10 (2.46%) Travis CI
12 10 (2.46%) Visual Studio Team System
13 9 (2.21%) git-flow
14 8 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (0.98%) GitLab
16 2 (0.49%) CircleCI
16 2 (0.49%) GoCD
16 2 (0.49%) JMeter
16 2 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 39 (9.58%) Finance
2 23 (5.65%) Advertising
3 8 (1.97%) Legal
4 6 (1.47%) Banking
4 6 (1.47%) Marketing
5 5 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (0.98%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.74%) Retail
8 2 (0.49%) Electronics
8 2 (0.49%) French Language
8 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.49%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.49%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.25%) Billing
9 1 (0.25%) Games
9 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 145 (35.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 65 (15.97%) Cloud Engineer
3 58 (14.25%) AWS Engineer
4 47 (11.55%) AWS DevOps
5 38 (9.34%) Linux Engineer
6 33 (8.11%) Team Leader
7 31 (7.62%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 30 (7.37%) Developer
8 30 (7.37%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 28 (6.88%) Architect
9 28 (6.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 25 (6.14%) DevOps Manager
11 24 (5.90%) CloudOps Engineer
12 22 (5.41%) AWS Architect
13 21 (5.16%) Systems Engineer
14 19 (4.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 16 (3.93%) Administrator
15 16 (3.93%) Cloud Architect
16 14 (3.44%) Lead DevOps
17 13 (3.19%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (18.18%) Web Services
2 69 (16.95%) LAMP
3 48 (11.79%) Node.js
4 47 (11.55%) AngularJS
5 34 (8.35%) Spring
6 32 (7.86%) Akka
7 25 (6.14%) Elastic Stack
8 22 (5.41%) .NET
9 14 (3.44%) Angular 2
9 14 (3.44%) RESTful
10 12 (2.95%) ASP.NET
10 12 (2.95%) ASP.NET Core
11 11 (2.70%) CSS
11 11 (2.70%) HTML
12 10 (2.46%) REST
13 6 (1.47%) LEMP Stack
14 4 (0.98%) Kafka
14 4 (0.98%) React
15 3 (0.74%) Hibernate
15 3 (0.74%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 89 (21.87%) Private Cloud
2 76 (18.67%) Public Cloud
3 41 (10.07%) Computer Science
4 28 (6.88%) Data Centre
4 28 (6.88%) Linux Command Line
5 24 (5.90%) Fintech
6 18 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (3.19%) Clustering
8 8 (1.97%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.72%) Fat Client
9 7 (1.72%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.47%) CMDB
10 6 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.47%) Replication
11 5 (1.23%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.23%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.23%) GPGPU
11 5 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (0.98%) Cloud Native
12 4 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 238 (58.48%) Linux
2 123 (30.22%) Windows
3 44 (10.81%) CentOS
4 36 (8.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (5.65%) Windows Server
6 16 (3.93%) Debian
7 15 (3.69%) Ubuntu
8 13 (3.19%) Unix
9 11 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (2.46%) DC/OS
11 8 (1.97%) Solaris
12 5 (1.23%) Mac OS
12 5 (1.23%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.98%) AIX
13 4 (0.98%) HPUX
14 2 (0.49%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (0.49%) Android
14 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.49%) Mesosphere
15 1 (0.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (63.39%) DevOps
2 194 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (26.54%) Continuous Integration
4 93 (22.85%) Continuous Delivery
5 76 (18.67%) Configuration Management
6 64 (15.72%) Business Intelligence
7 60 (14.74%) Network Virtualisation
8 55 (13.51%) Auto-Scaling
9 49 (12.04%) High Availability
10 47 (11.55%) ITIL
11 46 (11.30%) Software Engineering
12 43 (10.57%) Deployment Automation
13 41 (10.07%) Cloud Operations
13 41 (10.07%) E-Commerce
14 36 (8.85%) Continuous Improvement
15 35 (8.60%) Problem-Solving
16 32 (7.86%) Load Balancing
16 32 (7.86%) Low Latency
17 29 (7.13%) Continuous Deployment
18 25 (6.14%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 164 (40.29%) Python
2 102 (25.06%) SQL
3 93 (22.85%) Bash Shell
4 74 (18.18%) PHP
5 72 (17.69%) Java
6 60 (14.74%) Ruby
7 34 (8.35%) PowerShell
7 34 (8.35%) Scala
8 31 (7.62%) JavaScript
9 29 (7.13%) Shell Script
10 26 (6.39%) C#
11 18 (4.42%) Perl
12 16 (3.93%) Go
13 8 (1.97%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.97%) XQuery
14 4 (0.98%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.98%) VBScript
15 2 (0.49%) ANSI SQL
15 2 (0.49%) Groovy
15 2 (0.49%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 56 (13.76%) Degree
2 36 (8.85%) AWS Certification
3 27 (6.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (4.67%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.72%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.23%) CCNA
8 2 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.25%) CISSP
9 1 (0.25%) ISEB
9 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.19%) QA
2 12 (2.95%) SLA
3 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.49%) GCP
5 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 105 (25.80%) Docker
2 73 (17.94%) Active Directory
3 70 (17.20%) Virtual Machines
4 24 (5.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (3.93%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (3.44%) Varnish
7 10 (2.46%) Hyper-V
7 10 (2.46%) VirtualBox
8 8 (1.97%) XenServer
9 7 (1.72%) LXC
10 6 (1.47%) VMware Server
11 5 (1.23%) Xen
12 4 (0.98%) FreeRADIUS
12 4 (0.98%) iptables
12 4 (0.98%) pfSense
12 4 (0.98%) vSphere
13 3 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 2 (0.49%) Samba
14 2 (0.49%) vCloud
14 2 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 206 (50.61%) Ansible
2 128 (31.45%) Puppet
3 84 (20.64%) Opscode Chef
4 71 (17.44%) Nagios
5 65 (15.97%) Terraform
6 52 (12.78%) Kubernetes
7 23 (5.65%) ZABBIX
8 20 (4.91%) Packer
9 19 (4.67%) CloudForms
10 17 (4.18%) Kibana
11 16 (3.93%) Docker Swarm
12 15 (3.69%) Graphite
12 15 (3.69%) logstash
13 12 (2.95%) Pingdom
14 10 (2.46%) Tivoli
15 8 (1.97%) Capistrano
15 8 (1.97%) SELinux
16 7 (1.72%) Grafana
17 6 (1.47%) HP SiteScope
17 6 (1.47%) OpenView
Vendors
1 110 (27.03%) New Relic
2 100 (24.57%) Splunk
3 61 (14.99%) Oracle
4 60 (14.74%) Trend Micro
5 49 (12.04%) AppDynamics
6 37 (9.09%) VMware
6 37 (9.09%) WorldPay
7 32 (7.86%) Qualys
8 29 (7.13%) Red Hat
9 25 (6.14%) Microsoft
10 20 (4.91%) ServiceNow
11 18 (4.42%) Atlassian
12 17 (4.18%) IBM
13 15 (3.69%) Google
13 15 (3.69%) HP
14 13 (3.19%) SAP
15 10 (2.46%) BMC
15 10 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (2.21%) Cisco
16 9 (2.21%) SaltStack