Period
to 23 January 2022

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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon CloudWatch
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 582 508 766
Rank change year-on-year -74 +258 -29
Permanent jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 564 272 277
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.43% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.01% 1.04% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 295 213 210
10th Percentile £50,500 £42,500 £46,125
25th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - -3.70%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £78,438
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%

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 55,792 26,104 42,598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.57% 41.25% 33.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38,000 22,254 35,059
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -

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 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Amazon CloudWatch in the UK

Amazon CloudWatch
Top 16 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 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -63 508 £70,000 +7.69% 75
UK excluding London -69 258 £65,000 - 31
London -127 225 £78,000 +6.12% 46
Work from Home -141 134 £72,500 +11.54% 20
South East -19 106 £70,000 +27.27% 5
North of England -105 60 £65,000 - 8
Midlands -84 43 £65,000 -7.14% 9
North West -72 40 £65,000 +4.00% 5
South West -38 29 £87,500 +45.83% 2
West Midlands -85 22 £65,000 -7.14% 6
East Midlands -46 21 £65,000 - 3
East of England -68 21 £57,500 -34.29% 4
Yorkshire -75 19 £67,500 +3.85% 3
North East -38 1 - -
Scotland -77 1 £100,000 +53.85% 2
Wales - 1 £35,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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.

1 558 (98.94%) AWS
2 384 (68.09%) DevOps
3 331 (58.69%) Serverless
4 329 (58.33%) Python
5 311 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
6 301 (53.37%) AWS Lambda
7 297 (52.66%) Terraform
8 290 (51.42%) Amazon S3
9 260 (46.10%) Linux
10 224 (39.72%) Azure
11 204 (36.17%) Amazon EC2
12 191 (33.87%) CI/CD
13 185 (32.80%) Kubernetes
14 169 (29.96%) AWS CloudFormation
15 161 (28.55%) JavaScript
16 160 (28.37%) AWS CloudTrail
17 151 (26.77%) Software Engineering
18 145 (25.71%) Analytics
19 144 (25.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 144 (25.53%) PowerShell
20 143 (25.35%) Continuous Improvement
21 142 (25.18%) Amazon SQS
22 139 (24.65%) Amazon RDS
23 138 (24.47%) Docker
23 138 (24.47%) Java
24 134 (23.76%) Jenkins
25 133 (23.58%) Infrastructure as Code
26 131 (23.23%) Git (software)
27 128 (22.70%) Windows
28 119 (21.10%) CloudFront

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 75 (13.30%) Elasticsearch
2 73 (12.94%) Apache
3 44 (7.80%) Apache Spark
4 37 (6.56%) Apache Airflow
5 29 (5.14%) Confluence
6 18 (3.19%) nginx
7 13 (2.30%) IIS
8 12 (2.13%) Traefik
9 4 (0.71%) SAS
10 3 (0.53%) Ethereum
10 3 (0.53%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.53%) WordPress
11 2 (0.35%) CMS
11 2 (0.35%) concrete5
11 2 (0.35%) GemFire
12 1 (0.18%) Apache Pulsar
12 1 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Fuse
12 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Adobe Premiere
1 5 (0.89%) Final Cut Pro
2 4 (0.71%) Sketch
3 3 (0.53%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 53 (9.40%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 558 (98.94%) AWS
2 331 (58.69%) Serverless
3 301 (53.37%) AWS Lambda
4 290 (51.42%) Amazon S3
5 224 (39.72%) Azure
6 204 (36.17%) Amazon EC2
7 169 (29.96%) AWS CloudFormation
8 160 (28.37%) AWS CloudTrail
9 142 (25.18%) Amazon SQS
10 119 (21.10%) CloudFront
11 100 (17.73%) Amazon EKS
12 93 (16.49%) GitHub
13 78 (13.83%) SaaS
14 75 (13.30%) Azure Monitor
15 72 (12.77%) GCP
16 71 (12.59%) Amazon EMR
16 71 (12.59%) Amazon GuardDuty
17 63 (11.17%) GitHub Actions
18 62 (10.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 61 (10.82%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 50 (8.87%) Cisco IPT
2 29 (5.14%) HTTP
2 29 (5.14%) VPN
3 26 (4.61%) DNS
4 22 (3.90%) Firewall
5 14 (2.48%) SSH
6 13 (2.30%) RTSP
7 12 (2.13%) TCP/IP
8 9 (1.60%) SMTP
9 7 (1.24%) IPv6
9 7 (1.24%) UPnP
9 7 (1.24%) WebEx
10 6 (1.06%) tcpdump
11 5 (0.89%) FTP
12 4 (0.71%) Network Security
13 3 (0.53%) Internet
14 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
15 1 (0.18%) DHCP
15 1 (0.18%) LAN
15 1 (0.18%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (25.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 139 (24.65%) Amazon RDS
3 101 (17.91%) MySQL
4 75 (13.30%) Data Lake
5 72 (12.77%) Amazon Redshift
6 69 (12.23%) Big Data
7 64 (11.35%) Amazon Athena
7 64 (11.35%) PostgreSQL
8 59 (10.46%) Amazon Aurora
9 56 (9.93%) NoSQL
10 53 (9.40%) Electronic Patient Records
11 52 (9.22%) MongoDB
12 49 (8.69%) Redis
13 37 (6.56%) SQL Server
14 26 (4.61%) Relational Database
15 19 (3.37%) RDBMS
16 15 (2.66%) Dremio
17 12 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (2.13%) Event Store
18 9 (1.60%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 134 (23.76%) Jenkins
2 131 (23.23%) Git (software)
3 53 (9.40%) JIRA
4 36 (6.38%) GitLab
5 28 (4.96%) Bitbucket
5 28 (4.96%) Octopus Deploy
5 28 (4.96%) TeamCity
6 27 (4.79%) CircleCI
7 23 (4.08%) Travis CI
8 19 (3.37%) git-flow
9 18 (3.19%) Cypress.io
10 16 (2.84%) Storybook
10 16 (2.84%) webpack
11 15 (2.66%) IBM UrbanCode
11 15 (2.66%) kappa
11 15 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (2.13%) fastlane
12 12 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
13 11 (1.95%) Cucumber
14 9 (1.60%) Burp Suite
General
1 77 (13.65%) Social Skills
2 53 (9.40%) Finance
3 47 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (4.43%) Law
5 12 (2.13%) Banking
5 12 (2.13%) Retail
6 10 (1.77%) Games
7 7 (1.24%) Wearables
8 6 (1.06%) German Language
9 5 (0.89%) Documentation Skills
9 5 (0.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 5 (0.89%) Presentation Skills
10 4 (0.71%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.71%) Marketing
10 4 (0.71%) Organisational Skills
11 3 (0.53%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.53%) Legal
12 2 (0.35%) Advertising
13 1 (0.18%) Back Office
13 1 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 151 (26.77%) Cloud Engineer
2 140 (24.82%) AWS Engineer
3 118 (20.92%) Security Engineer
4 85 (15.07%) Developer
5 81 (14.36%) DevOps Engineer
6 64 (11.35%) Software Engineer
7 53 (9.40%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 53 (9.40%) Data Engineer
8 41 (7.27%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 39 (6.91%) Senior Developer
10 36 (6.38%) Senior Data Engineer
10 36 (6.38%) Senior Security Engineer
11 31 (5.50%) AWS DevOps
12 30 (5.32%) Site Reliability Engineer
13 28 (4.96%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 25 (4.43%) Full Stack Developer
15 24 (4.26%) Site Engineer
16 21 (3.72%) Backend Developer
17 19 (3.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 19 (3.37%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (15.96%) JSON
2 89 (15.78%) XML
3 87 (15.43%) Kafka
3 87 (15.43%) Node.js
4 82 (14.54%) React
5 78 (13.83%) .NET
6 62 (10.99%) Elastic Stack
7 50 (8.87%) REST
8 47 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
9 42 (7.45%) CSS
9 42 (7.45%) HTML
10 40 (7.09%) Jest
11 35 (6.21%) LAMP
12 33 (5.85%) HTML5
12 33 (5.85%) Web Services
13 30 (5.32%) AngularJS
13 30 (5.32%) CSS3
14 26 (4.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 23 (4.08%) Serverless Framework
15 23 (4.08%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.64%) Cloud Native
2 43 (7.62%) Public Cloud
3 22 (3.90%) Enterprise Cloud
4 20 (3.55%) Mobile App
5 17 (3.01%) Blog
6 16 (2.84%) Hybrid Cloud
7 13 (2.30%) NHS
8 12 (2.13%) Clustering
8 12 (2.13%) User Experience
9 10 (1.77%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.77%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (1.42%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.42%) Social Network
11 7 (1.24%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.24%) Social Media
11 7 (1.24%) Video\Live Streaming
12 6 (1.06%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.89%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 260 (46.10%) Linux
2 128 (22.70%) Windows
3 54 (9.57%) Mac OS
4 31 (5.50%) Ubuntu
5 27 (4.79%) Windows Server
6 25 (4.43%) Unix
7 15 (2.66%) Mesosphere
8 13 (2.30%) Mac OS X
8 13 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.60%) Debian
9 9 (1.60%) Kali Linux
10 8 (1.42%) Android
10 8 (1.42%) CentOS
11 5 (0.89%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.71%) VMS
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (68.09%) DevOps
2 311 (55.14%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (33.87%) CI/CD
4 151 (26.77%) Software Engineering
5 145 (25.71%) Analytics
6 143 (25.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 133 (23.58%) Infrastructure as Code
8 108 (19.15%) Data Analytics
9 104 (18.44%) Risk Management
10 102 (18.09%) Mentoring
11 92 (16.31%) Microservices
12 88 (15.60%) Cybersecurity
13 76 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
14 69 (12.23%) Configuration Management
14 69 (12.23%) Log Analytics
15 64 (11.35%) Visualisation
16 62 (10.99%) Information Security
17 61 (10.82%) ETL
18 60 (10.64%) Full Stack Development
19 59 (10.46%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 329 (58.33%) Python
2 161 (28.55%) JavaScript
3 144 (25.53%) PowerShell
4 138 (24.47%) Java
5 118 (20.92%) C#
6 108 (19.15%) Bash
7 72 (12.77%) Ruby
8 68 (12.06%) Perl
8 68 (12.06%) Scala
9 66 (11.70%) SQL
10 61 (10.82%) TypeScript
11 54 (9.57%) VB
12 45 (7.98%) PHP
13 44 (7.80%) Go
14 17 (3.01%) ES6
15 15 (2.66%) Kotlin
16 14 (2.48%) C++
17 9 (1.60%) C
17 9 (1.60%) Groovy
18 7 (1.24%) ES7
Qualifications
1 88 (15.60%) Degree
2 76 (13.48%) AWS Certification
3 53 (9.40%) GCFA
3 53 (9.40%) GCFE
3 53 (9.40%) GCIA
3 53 (9.40%) GCIH
3 53 (9.40%) SANS
4 50 (8.87%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 50 (8.87%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (8.87%) CISSP
5 42 (7.45%) Security Cleared
6 19 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
7 15 (2.66%) CCSP
7 15 (2.66%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.06%) RHCE
9 2 (0.35%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.35%) MCSE
9 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.35%) PhD
10 1 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.43%) QA
2 14 (2.48%) GDPR
3 13 (2.30%) HIPAA
4 10 (1.77%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.24%) SLA
6 6 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.35%) Accessibility
9 1 (0.18%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.18%) IFRS
9 1 (0.18%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.18%) NCSC
9 1 (0.18%) NIST
System Software
1 138 (24.47%) Docker
2 27 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.90%) Hyper-V
4 17 (3.01%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (2.66%) Active Directory
6 11 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (1.95%) XenApp
7 3 (0.53%) Ceph
7 3 (0.53%) NFS
8 2 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.35%) vSphere
9 1 (0.18%) Snort
9 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 297 (52.66%) Terraform
2 185 (32.80%) Kubernetes
3 102 (18.09%) Ansible
4 89 (15.78%) Prometheus
5 86 (15.25%) Grafana
6 49 (8.69%) Opscode Chef
7 41 (7.27%) Puppet
8 26 (4.61%) Nagios
9 24 (4.26%) Consul
10 23 (4.08%) Kibana
11 18 (3.19%) logstash
12 16 (2.84%) Graphite
13 15 (2.66%) Automic
14 12 (2.13%) Failover Clustering
14 12 (2.13%) Graylog
14 12 (2.13%) Rancher
15 11 (1.95%) EdgeSight
15 11 (1.95%) SCCM
15 11 (1.95%) SCOM
15 11 (1.95%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 81 (14.36%) Microsoft
2 51 (9.04%) Databricks
3 45 (7.98%) New Relic
4 38 (6.74%) Dynatrace
5 35 (6.21%) Splunk
6 28 (4.96%) VMware
7 25 (4.43%) HP
8 20 (3.55%) Google
8 20 (3.55%) Oracle
9 17 (3.01%) Zend
10 16 (2.84%) ServiceNow
11 14 (2.48%) Red Hat
12 12 (2.13%) Citrix
12 12 (2.13%) Facebook
12 12 (2.13%) Xero
13 10 (1.77%) SolarWinds
14 9 (1.60%) Instagram
14 9 (1.60%) Twitter
15 8 (1.42%) Cisco
16 7 (1.24%) SaltStack