Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon CloudWatch
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 916 1069 1229
Rank change year-on-year +153 +160 -3
Permanent jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 272 118 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.067% 0.024%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.75% 0.48% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 178 76 44
UK median annual salary £60,000 £56,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +12.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £37,050
90th Percentile £88,750 £92,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -32.14% +40.00%

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 36,425 24,506 21,562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.66% 13.93% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30,183 20,551 18,149
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +167 265 £60,000 +4.35% 47
London +81 138 £72,500 +11.54% 25
UK excluding London +94 132 £55,000 +15.79% 26
North of England +36 42 £60,000 +42.86% 7
North West +32 39 £58,750 +27.72% 4
East of England +14 33 £62,500 +31.58% 1
South East +25 23 £55,000 +18.92% 9
Midlands - 21 £35,000 - 3
West Midlands - 13 £50,000 - 3
East Midlands - 8 £35,000 -
South West - 8 £24,000 - 2
Scotland -43 4 £52,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £60,000 - 3
Wales - 1 £42,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 268 (98.53%) Amazon AWS
2 178 (65.44%) DevOps
3 152 (55.88%) Jenkins
4 150 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
5 135 (49.63%) Linux
6 124 (45.59%) Continuous Integration
7 122 (44.85%) Ansible
8 111 (40.81%) AWS CloudFormation
9 104 (38.24%) Puppet
10 103 (37.87%) Amazon EC2
10 103 (37.87%) Python
11 96 (35.29%) Amazon S3
12 92 (33.82%) Microsoft Azure
13 87 (31.99%) Amazon RDS
14 82 (30.15%) Windows
15 78 (28.68%) Docker
16 77 (28.31%) Splunk
17 75 (27.57%) Java
18 73 (26.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 70 (25.74%) Continuous Delivery
20 68 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
21 64 (23.53%) GitHub
21 64 (23.53%) Web Services
22 61 (22.43%) SQL
23 59 (21.69%) TeamCity
23 59 (21.69%) Node.js
24 58 (21.32%) JIRA
24 58 (21.32%) PHP
25 56 (20.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
25 56 (20.59%) New Relic

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 (12.87%) IIS
2 33 (12.13%) Confluence
3 29 (10.66%) Elasticsearch
4 23 (8.46%) CMS
5 21 (7.72%) Apache
6 10 (3.68%) Apache Solr
7 7 (2.57%) Drupal
8 6 (2.21%) Apache Spark
8 6 (2.21%) EPiServer
8 6 (2.21%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.84%) nginx
10 3 (1.10%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.74%) JBoss
11 2 (0.74%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.37%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.37%) Mule
12 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (2.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 268 (98.53%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (40.81%) AWS CloudFormation
3 103 (37.87%) Amazon EC2
4 96 (35.29%) Amazon S3
5 92 (33.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 73 (26.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 64 (23.53%) GitHub
8 53 (19.49%) AWS Lambda
8 53 (19.49%) Route 53
8 53 (19.49%) Serverless
9 48 (17.65%) Amazon SQS
10 37 (13.60%) AWS CloudTrail
11 27 (9.93%) OpenShift
12 25 (9.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 25 (9.19%) Datadog
13 24 (8.82%) Amazon ELB
14 23 (8.46%) Amazon Kinesis
15 19 (6.99%) Amazon Glacier
15 19 (6.99%) Azure Active Directory
16 17 (6.25%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 37 (13.60%) Firewall
2 26 (9.56%) TCP/IP
3 25 (9.19%) DNS
4 22 (8.09%) VPN
5 19 (6.99%) LAN
5 19 (6.99%) WAN
6 17 (6.25%) DHCP
7 13 (4.78%) VLAN
8 12 (4.41%) SNMP
9 10 (3.68%) ICMP
9 10 (3.68%) OSPF
9 10 (3.68%) VoIP
9 10 (3.68%) Wireless
10 8 (2.94%) SSL
11 7 (2.57%) Unified Communications
11 7 (2.57%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (1.47%) HTTP
12 4 (1.47%) Network Security
13 3 (1.10%) Internet
13 3 (1.10%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (31.99%) Amazon RDS
2 30 (11.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 30 (11.03%) Big Data
2 30 (11.03%) SQL Server
3 28 (10.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 26 (9.56%) Hadoop
5 23 (8.46%) MySQL
6 13 (4.78%) MongoDB
6 13 (4.78%) NoSQL
7 10 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (3.31%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (2.94%) Redis
10 7 (2.57%) MarkLogic
11 6 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.84%) Amazon Aurora
12 5 (1.84%) Relational Database
13 4 (1.47%) Data Lake
14 2 (0.74%) Amazon Athena
14 2 (0.74%) Hazelcast
14 2 (0.74%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 152 (55.88%) Jenkins
2 59 (21.69%) TeamCity
3 58 (21.32%) JIRA
4 56 (20.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 54 (19.85%) Git (software)
6 38 (13.97%) Octopus Deploy
7 34 (12.50%) Maven
8 29 (10.66%) Sonatype Nexus
9 28 (10.29%) Bitbucket
10 15 (5.51%) Vagrant
11 14 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (4.78%) Visual Studio Team System
13 12 (4.41%) Subversion
14 10 (3.68%) Selenium
14 10 (3.68%) Travis CI
15 9 (3.31%) GoCD
15 9 (3.31%) JUnit
15 9 (3.31%) SonarQube
16 7 (2.57%) Ant
16 7 (2.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (6.99%) Manufacturing
2 16 (5.88%) Advertising
3 11 (4.04%) Finance
3 11 (4.04%) Marketing
4 7 (2.57%) Legal
5 4 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.10%) Banking
6 3 (1.10%) Games
6 3 (1.10%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.74%) Electronics
7 2 (0.74%) Publishing
7 2 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 101 (37.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 46 (16.91%) Cloud Engineer
3 35 (12.87%) Architect
4 34 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
5 26 (9.56%) CloudOps Engineer
6 24 (8.82%) AWS DevOps
7 23 (8.46%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 23 (8.46%) Developer
8 22 (8.09%) AWS Architect
9 17 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
9 17 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
10 16 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 16 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 16 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
11 13 (4.78%) Azure Architect
11 13 (4.78%) DevOps Manager
11 13 (4.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 12 (4.41%) Cloud Architect
13 10 (3.68%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 10 (3.68%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (23.53%) Web Services
2 59 (21.69%) Node.js
3 39 (14.34%) LAMP
4 38 (13.97%) AngularJS
5 27 (9.93%) Spring
6 26 (9.56%) .NET
6 26 (9.56%) Akka
7 24 (8.82%) Hibernate
8 18 (6.62%) RESTful
9 17 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
10 12 (4.41%) CSS
10 12 (4.41%) HTML
11 11 (4.04%) ASP.NET
11 11 (4.04%) ASP.NET Core
12 10 (3.68%) REST
13 7 (2.57%) Angular 2
14 6 (2.21%) LEMP Stack
14 6 (2.21%) React
15 5 (1.84%) Sensu
15 5 (1.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (18.01%) Public Cloud
2 42 (15.44%) Private Cloud
3 29 (10.66%) Computer Science
4 27 (9.93%) Fintech
5 18 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (6.25%) Data Centre
6 17 (6.25%) Life Science
7 15 (5.51%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (2.57%) Fat Client
8 7 (2.57%) Thin Client
9 6 (2.21%) Cloud Native
9 6 (2.21%) CMDB
9 6 (2.21%) Digital TV
9 6 (2.21%) PKI
10 5 (1.84%) BBC
10 5 (1.84%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.84%) STB
11 4 (1.47%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.47%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 135 (49.63%) Linux
2 82 (30.15%) Windows
3 35 (12.87%) CentOS
4 23 (8.46%) Ubuntu
5 19 (6.99%) Windows Server
6 14 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (4.78%) Debian
7 13 (4.78%) Unix
8 8 (2.94%) DC/OS
8 8 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.21%) Solaris
10 4 (1.47%) Android
10 4 (1.47%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.47%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.47%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.74%) SUSE
12 1 (0.37%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (65.44%) DevOps
2 150 (55.15%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (45.59%) Continuous Integration
4 70 (25.74%) Continuous Delivery
5 44 (16.18%) Auto-Scaling
6 38 (13.97%) Configuration Management
7 37 (13.60%) E-Commerce
8 34 (12.50%) High Availability
9 32 (11.76%) Microservices
10 31 (11.40%) Continuous Improvement
10 31 (11.40%) TDD
11 30 (11.03%) Cloud Operations
12 29 (10.66%) Software Engineering
13 28 (10.29%) Low Latency
14 25 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (8.82%) Load Balancing
16 21 (7.72%) Continuous Deployment
16 21 (7.72%) Requirements Management
17 20 (7.35%) Analytics
17 20 (7.35%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 103 (37.87%) Python
2 75 (27.57%) Java
3 61 (22.43%) SQL
4 58 (21.32%) PHP
5 44 (16.18%) Bash Shell
6 43 (15.81%) Ruby
7 34 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 30 (11.03%) JavaScript
9 27 (9.93%) Scala
10 23 (8.46%) C#
11 22 (8.09%) Go
12 13 (4.78%) Perl
13 7 (2.57%) Clojure
13 7 (2.57%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.57%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.57%) XQuery
14 4 (1.47%) C
14 4 (1.47%) ES6
14 4 (1.47%) VBScript
15 1 (0.37%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 36 (13.24%) Degree
2 26 (9.56%) AWS Certification
3 21 (7.72%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (5.15%) Master's Degree
5 6 (2.21%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.47%) CCNA
8 1 (0.37%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.37%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.25%) QA
2 6 (2.21%) GCP
3 2 (0.74%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.74%) SLA
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 78 (28.68%) Docker
2 45 (16.54%) Active Directory
3 25 (9.19%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.21%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.21%) VirtualBox
7 5 (1.84%) LXC
7 5 (1.84%) Xen
8 4 (1.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (1.47%) vSphere
9 2 (0.74%) vCloud
10 1 (0.37%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.37%) pfSense
10 1 (0.37%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 122 (44.85%) Ansible
2 104 (38.24%) Puppet
3 68 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 49 (18.01%) Nagios
5 48 (17.65%) Terraform
6 32 (11.76%) ZABBIX
7 28 (10.29%) Kubernetes
8 22 (8.09%) Kibana
8 22 (8.09%) Packer
9 15 (5.51%) Ambari
10 14 (5.15%) logstash
11 11 (4.04%) Grafana
12 10 (3.68%) Pingdom
13 8 (2.94%) Graphite
13 8 (2.94%) Simian Army
14 7 (2.57%) Capistrano
14 7 (2.57%) Docker Swarm
15 6 (2.21%) OpenView
15 6 (2.21%) SCOM
15 6 (2.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 77 (28.31%) Splunk
2 56 (20.59%) New Relic
3 42 (15.44%) Oracle
4 38 (13.97%) AppDynamics
5 30 (11.03%) Microsoft
6 27 (9.93%) WorldPay
7 26 (9.56%) Qualys
8 19 (6.99%) Trend Micro
9 18 (6.62%) Atlassian
10 17 (6.25%) VMware
11 16 (5.88%) Hortonworks
12 15 (5.51%) ServiceNow
13 13 (4.78%) Google
13 13 (4.78%) Red Hat
14 12 (4.41%) SAP
15 10 (3.68%) HP
15 10 (3.68%) IBM
16 9 (3.31%) Rackspace
17 8 (2.94%) Perforce
18 7 (2.57%) LexisNexis