Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon CloudWatch
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 780 1001 1090
Rank change year-on-year +221 +89 +173
Permanent jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 386 203 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.11% 0.074%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.99% 0.60% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 312 157 97
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,000 £87,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +26.32% -32.14%

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 39,086 33,933 24,955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.14% 18.82% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31,377 27,919 20,984
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £29,971 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon CloudWatch in the UK

Amazon CloudWatch
Top 15 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 17 November 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 +173 359 £65,000 +6.12% 65
London +132 208 £70,000 +7.69% 33
UK excluding London +127 173 £60,000 - 35
South East +53 51 £55,000 -15.38% 10
North of England +48 43 £60,000 +23.71% 5
North West +32 38 £70,000 +44.33% 3
Midlands +44 33 £60,000 +20.00% 9
West Midlands +53 28 £57,500 +15.00% 7
South West +11 13 £45,000 +50.00% 2
East of England +21 11 £60,000 -5.88% 6
Scotland +7 11 £53,750 +13.16%
Wales - 11 £52,500 - 3
East Midlands +19 5 £82,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 4 £60,000 - 1
North East - 1 £33,440 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 382 (98.96%) Amazon AWS
2 255 (66.06%) DevOps
3 237 (61.40%) Linux
4 228 (59.07%) AWS CloudFormation
5 223 (57.77%) Amazon S3
6 215 (55.70%) Ansible
7 200 (51.81%) Amazon RDS
8 198 (51.30%) Amazon EC2
9 192 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
10 187 (48.45%) Microsoft Azure
11 182 (47.15%) Windows
12 178 (46.11%) Jenkins
13 157 (40.67%) SQL
14 155 (40.16%) Python
15 154 (39.90%) New Relic
16 143 (37.05%) Git (software)
17 123 (31.87%) Virtual Machines
18 110 (28.50%) Amazon SQS
19 109 (28.24%) JIRA
20 108 (27.98%) TeamCity
20 108 (27.98%) Private Cloud
21 107 (27.72%) Azure Active Directory
21 107 (27.72%) Puppet
22 106 (27.46%) Docker
23 104 (26.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
24 103 (26.68%) Octopus Deploy
24 103 (26.68%) Active Directory
25 102 (26.42%) Confluence
26 98 (25.39%) IIS
27 93 (24.09%) Opscode Chef

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
1 102 (26.42%) Confluence
2 98 (25.39%) IIS
3 61 (15.80%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (5.44%) CMS
5 19 (4.92%) Tomcat
6 18 (4.66%) nginx
6 18 (4.66%) WordPress
7 17 (4.40%) Drupal
8 14 (3.63%) WebLogic
9 13 (3.37%) Apache
10 8 (2.07%) JBoss
10 8 (2.07%) Jetty
10 8 (2.07%) SharePoint
11 7 (1.81%) MS Exchange
12 6 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (1.30%) Apache Spark
13 5 (1.30%) Skype for Business
14 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (1.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.78%) Snapchat
Business Applications
1 5 (1.30%) Payment Gateway
1 5 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.52%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 382 (98.96%) Amazon AWS
2 228 (59.07%) AWS CloudFormation
3 223 (57.77%) Amazon S3
4 198 (51.30%) Amazon EC2
5 187 (48.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 110 (28.50%) Amazon SQS
7 107 (27.72%) Azure Active Directory
8 77 (19.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 67 (17.36%) Serverless
10 54 (13.99%) AWS Lambda
11 50 (12.95%) Amazon ELB
12 44 (11.40%) GitHub
13 39 (10.10%) Cloud Computing
14 38 (9.84%) AWS CloudTrail
15 35 (9.07%) CloudFront
16 28 (7.25%) Google Cloud Platform
17 27 (6.99%) Amazon Kinesis
18 26 (6.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 20 (5.18%) Route 53
19 20 (5.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.96%) DNS
1 23 (5.96%) TCP/IP
2 20 (5.18%) DHCP
2 20 (5.18%) Firewall
3 13 (3.37%) VPN
4 12 (3.11%) LAN
4 12 (3.11%) WAN
5 11 (2.85%) SAN
6 8 (2.07%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (1.81%) FCoE
7 7 (1.81%) iSCSI
7 7 (1.81%) NAS
8 6 (1.55%) Network Security
9 5 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (1.30%) VoIP
10 3 (0.78%) Cisco Firepower
10 3 (0.78%) Skype
10 3 (0.78%) X.509
11 2 (0.52%) HTTP
11 2 (0.52%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (51.81%) Amazon RDS
2 76 (19.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 52 (13.47%) MySQL
4 30 (7.77%) SQL Server
5 23 (5.96%) Redis
6 22 (5.70%) Azure SQL Database
7 20 (5.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (4.66%) NoSQL
9 15 (3.89%) Amazon Athena
9 15 (3.89%) Big Data
10 13 (3.37%) Couchbase
10 13 (3.37%) MariaDB
11 12 (3.11%) MongoDB
12 9 (2.33%) InfluxDB
12 9 (2.33%) Relational Database
13 8 (2.07%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.55%) Amazon Aurora
15 5 (1.30%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 178 (46.11%) Jenkins
2 143 (37.05%) Git (software)
3 109 (28.24%) JIRA
4 108 (27.98%) TeamCity
5 104 (26.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 103 (26.68%) Octopus Deploy
7 25 (6.48%) Sonatype Nexus
7 25 (6.48%) Visual Studio
8 21 (5.44%) Maven
9 19 (4.92%) Subversion
10 17 (4.40%) GitLab
10 17 (4.40%) JMeter
10 17 (4.40%) Vagrant
11 15 (3.89%) Selenium
12 12 (3.11%) CircleCI
12 12 (3.11%) Travis CI
13 11 (2.85%) Visual Studio Team System
14 10 (2.59%) Cucumber
14 10 (2.59%) git-flow
15 9 (2.33%) The Grinder
General
1 65 (16.84%) Finance
2 16 (4.15%) Banking
3 10 (2.59%) Retail
4 7 (1.81%) Advertising
5 6 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.78%) Games
7 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Back Office
8 1 (0.26%) Billing
8 1 (0.26%) Law
8 1 (0.26%) Legal
8 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 132 (34.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 61 (15.80%) AWS Engineer
3 39 (10.10%) DevOps Manager
4 34 (8.81%) Cloud Engineer
5 32 (8.29%) Architect
6 28 (7.25%) Developer
7 25 (6.48%) AWS DevOps
8 23 (5.96%) Cloud Architect
9 19 (4.92%) Senior DevOps
9 19 (4.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 18 (4.66%) Administrator
10 18 (4.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 18 (4.66%) Lead DevOps
10 18 (4.66%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (4.40%) Platform Engineer
11 17 (4.40%) Systems Engineer
12 15 (3.89%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 15 (3.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (3.37%) DBA
14 12 (3.11%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (21.76%) Web Services
2 51 (13.21%) Node.js
3 50 (12.95%) Elastic Stack
4 32 (8.29%) HTML
5 31 (8.03%) CSS
6 19 (4.92%) YAML
7 16 (4.15%) .NET
8 15 (3.89%) JSON
9 13 (3.37%) Middleware
10 11 (2.85%) RabbitMQ
11 10 (2.59%) React
11 10 (2.59%) SAML
12 9 (2.33%) .NET Framework
12 9 (2.33%) LAMP
12 9 (2.33%) Spring Boot
12 9 (2.33%) Taurus
13 8 (2.07%) ActiveMQ
13 8 (2.07%) Kafka
14 7 (1.81%) HTML5
14 7 (1.81%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 108 (27.98%) Private Cloud
2 47 (12.18%) Public Cloud
3 33 (8.55%) Data Centre
4 32 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (5.96%) Self-Motivation
6 20 (5.18%) Hybrid Cloud
6 20 (5.18%) Replication
7 16 (4.15%) Computer Science
7 16 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.85%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (2.33%) PKI
10 8 (2.07%) Smart Meter
11 6 (1.55%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.30%) Fintech
12 5 (1.30%) Video\Live Streaming
13 4 (1.04%) User Experience
14 3 (0.78%) Digital Media
14 3 (0.78%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.78%) Media Streaming
14 3 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 237 (61.40%) Linux
2 182 (47.15%) Windows
3 44 (11.40%) Windows Server
4 40 (10.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (9.84%) Ubuntu
5 38 (9.84%) Unix
6 34 (8.81%) CentOS
7 16 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (2.85%) DC/OS
9 9 (2.33%) Debian
10 8 (2.07%) Amazon Linux
11 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.78%) OpenBSD
12 3 (0.78%) Solaris
12 3 (0.78%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (66.06%) DevOps
2 192 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (22.80%) Business Intelligence
4 87 (22.54%) Network Virtualisation
5 64 (16.58%) Continuous Integration
6 54 (13.99%) Continuous Delivery
7 52 (13.47%) Configuration Management
8 49 (12.69%) ITIL
9 46 (11.92%) Deployment Automation
10 42 (10.88%) Problem-Solving
11 40 (10.36%) Test Automation
12 36 (9.33%) Project Management
13 33 (8.55%) Load Balancing
14 28 (7.25%) Migration
15 26 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
15 26 (6.74%) Line Management
15 26 (6.74%) Service Management
16 25 (6.48%) Analytics
16 25 (6.48%) Technical Architecture
16 25 (6.48%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 157 (40.67%) SQL
2 155 (40.16%) Python
3 81 (20.98%) Bash Shell
4 73 (18.91%) PowerShell
5 68 (17.62%) Java
6 47 (12.18%) Ruby
7 40 (10.36%) JavaScript
8 31 (8.03%) Perl
9 23 (5.96%) C#
10 20 (5.18%) Shell Script
11 14 (3.63%) PHP
12 12 (3.11%) Go
13 8 (2.07%) C++
14 6 (1.55%) Elixir
14 6 (1.55%) Erlang
14 6 (1.55%) Scala
14 6 (1.55%) VBScript
15 5 (1.30%) C-shell
16 4 (1.04%) C
16 4 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (11.40%) Degree
2 40 (10.36%) AWS Certification
3 14 (3.63%) ISEB
4 10 (2.59%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.78%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.78%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (0.52%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.25%) QA
2 13 (3.37%) SLA
3 10 (2.59%) GDPR
4 3 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 123 (31.87%) Virtual Machines
2 106 (27.46%) Docker
3 103 (26.68%) Active Directory
4 43 (11.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (7.25%) Hyper-V
6 10 (2.59%) VirtualBox
7 7 (1.81%) Samba
8 6 (1.55%) Varnish
8 6 (1.55%) VMware Server
9 4 (1.04%) XenApp
10 2 (0.52%) Xen
11 1 (0.26%) HDFS
11 1 (0.26%) iptables
11 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 215 (55.70%) Ansible
2 107 (27.72%) Puppet
3 93 (24.09%) Opscode Chef
4 79 (20.47%) Terraform
5 68 (17.62%) Kubernetes
6 32 (8.29%) Nagios
7 24 (6.22%) Packer
8 23 (5.96%) logstash
9 21 (5.44%) Grafana
9 21 (5.44%) Kibana
10 15 (3.89%) Docker Swarm
11 13 (3.37%) ZABBIX
12 12 (3.11%) HAProxy
13 11 (2.85%) Sysdig
14 7 (1.81%) Mesos
14 7 (1.81%) Prometheus
14 7 (1.81%) vRealize Orchestrator
15 6 (1.55%) rkt
16 5 (1.30%) CloudForms
16 5 (1.30%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 154 (39.90%) New Relic
2 87 (22.54%) Trend Micro
3 56 (14.51%) VMware
4 42 (10.88%) Splunk
5 35 (9.07%) Microsoft
6 33 (8.55%) Google
7 32 (8.29%) AppDynamics
8 28 (7.25%) Oracle
9 19 (4.92%) Atlassian
10 16 (4.15%) Dynatrace
11 14 (3.63%) Red Hat
11 14 (3.63%) WorldPay
12 13 (3.37%) Citrix
13 11 (2.85%) IBM
14 10 (2.59%) PagerDuty
15 8 (2.07%) SolarWinds
16 7 (1.81%) Apple
16 7 (1.81%) Centrify
16 7 (1.81%) Freshdesk
17 6 (1.55%) TOWER Software