Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon CloudWatch
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 737 802 1019
Rank change year-on-year +65 +217 +91
Permanent jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 348 381 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.80% 0.94% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 248 325 159
UK median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £44,426 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +19.57%

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 43,672 40,537 32,670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.19% 24.52% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 35,543 32,826 26,908
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon CloudWatch in the UK

Amazon CloudWatch
Top 12 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 September 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 +59 342 £70,000 +7.69% 51
London +81 214 £80,000 +14.29% 32
UK excluding London +6 124 £60,000 - 25
Midlands +60 48 £70,000 +16.67% 1
West Midlands +64 47 £70,000 +21.74% 1
North of England +5 39 £52,500 -12.50% 6
North West +20 31 £60,000 - 4
South East +11 20 £50,000 -16.67% 5
South West +10 9 £55,000 +18.92% 3
East of England +71 8 £66,250 +10.42% 4
Yorkshire -13 8 £50,000 -16.67% 2
East Midlands +15 1 £50,000 -38.46%

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 341 (97.99%) AWS
2 267 (76.72%) Amazon S3
3 244 (70.11%) DevOps
4 222 (63.79%) Amazon EC2
5 194 (55.75%) Python
6 172 (49.43%) Linux
7 170 (48.85%) AWS Lambda
8 164 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
8 164 (47.13%) Serverless
9 144 (41.38%) Amazon RDS
10 138 (39.66%) AWS CloudFormation
11 136 (39.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 126 (36.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 124 (35.63%) Jenkins
14 121 (34.77%) Web Services
15 115 (33.05%) Docker
16 103 (29.60%) Terraform
16 103 (29.60%) Amazon ECS
17 100 (28.74%) Ansible
18 97 (27.87%) Node.js
19 87 (25.00%) Windows
19 87 (25.00%) Git (software)
19 87 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
20 82 (23.56%) Continuous Integration
21 81 (23.28%) SQL
21 81 (23.28%) Kubernetes
22 78 (22.41%) Route 53
22 78 (22.41%) JavaScript
23 76 (21.84%) Bash Shell
24 72 (20.69%) Amazon Kinesis

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 87 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (8.33%) IIS
3 24 (6.90%) Confluence
4 15 (4.31%) Apache
5 12 (3.45%) nginx
6 9 (2.59%) Apache Spark
7 8 (2.30%) Apache Pig
8 6 (1.72%) Skype for Business
9 5 (1.44%) SAS
10 4 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.86%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.57%) CMS
12 2 (0.57%) Drupal
12 2 (0.57%) Jupyter
13 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Magento
1 2 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 341 (97.99%) AWS
2 267 (76.72%) Amazon S3
3 222 (63.79%) Amazon EC2
4 170 (48.85%) AWS Lambda
5 164 (47.13%) Serverless
6 138 (39.66%) AWS CloudFormation
7 136 (39.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 103 (29.60%) Amazon ECS
9 78 (22.41%) Route 53
10 72 (20.69%) Amazon Kinesis
11 63 (18.10%) Azure
12 60 (17.24%) Amazon SQS
13 58 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
14 46 (13.22%) CloudFront
15 41 (11.78%) PaaS
16 31 (8.91%) Amazon EKS
17 30 (8.62%) AWS CloudTrail
18 29 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
19 26 (7.47%) Cloud Computing
20 22 (6.32%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.75%) DNS
2 19 (5.46%) VPN
3 17 (4.89%) Firewall
4 15 (4.31%) DHCP
5 8 (2.30%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.44%) SSH
6 5 (1.44%) SSL
7 4 (1.15%) Network Security
8 3 (0.86%) Internet
8 3 (0.86%) SMTP
9 2 (0.57%) AMQP
9 2 (0.57%) FTP
9 2 (0.57%) HTTP
10 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.29%) LAN
10 1 (0.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (41.38%) Amazon RDS
2 126 (36.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 58 (16.67%) Amazon Athena
4 39 (11.21%) MySQL
5 33 (9.48%) Big Data
6 31 (8.91%) MongoDB
7 30 (8.62%) Redis
8 22 (6.32%) NoSQL
9 21 (6.03%) Azure SQL Database
10 18 (5.17%) SQL Server
11 17 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (3.74%) Hadoop
13 10 (2.87%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (2.30%) Amazon Redshift
15 7 (2.01%) Amazon Aurora
15 7 (2.01%) Amazon QuickSight
16 5 (1.44%) MariaDB
17 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database
18 3 (0.86%) Cosmos DB
18 3 (0.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 124 (35.63%) Jenkins
2 87 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 35 (10.06%) Octopus Deploy
4 31 (8.91%) TeamCity
5 29 (8.33%) JIRA
6 28 (8.05%) Maven
7 26 (7.47%) Bitbucket
8 13 (3.74%) JUnit
9 12 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (3.45%) GitLab
10 8 (2.30%) Bitbucket Server
11 7 (2.01%) Subversion
12 5 (1.44%) Selenium
13 4 (1.15%) HP UFT
13 4 (1.15%) LoadRunner
13 4 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
14 3 (0.86%) git-flow
14 3 (0.86%) RSpec
14 3 (0.86%) Spinnaker
15 2 (0.57%) Vagrant
General
1 42 (12.07%) Finance
2 22 (6.32%) Retail
3 19 (5.46%) Manufacturing
4 11 (3.16%) Banking
4 11 (3.16%) Law
4 11 (3.16%) Marketing
5 6 (1.72%) Billing
5 6 (1.72%) Public Sector
6 5 (1.44%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.15%) Electronics
8 3 (0.86%) Games
8 3 (0.86%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.57%) Advertising
9 2 (0.57%) Publishing
10 1 (0.29%) Automotive
10 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (33.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 88 (25.29%) Developer
3 73 (20.98%) AWS Engineer
4 55 (15.80%) Senior DevOps
4 55 (15.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 47 (13.51%) AWS DevOps
6 42 (12.07%) Cloud Engineer
7 38 (10.92%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 34 (9.77%) Architect
9 33 (9.48%) Cloud Developer
10 24 (6.90%) Consultant
11 21 (6.03%) Cloud Architect
12 17 (4.89%) Solutions Architect
13 16 (4.60%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 15 (4.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 15 (4.31%) Lead DevOps
14 15 (4.31%) Senior Developer
15 14 (4.02%) Java Developer
15 14 (4.02%) Python Engineer
16 13 (3.74%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (34.77%) Web Services
2 97 (27.87%) Node.js
3 69 (19.83%) CSS
3 69 (19.83%) HTML
4 57 (16.38%) Elastic Stack
5 37 (10.63%) .NET
6 25 (7.18%) RabbitMQ
7 24 (6.90%) REST
8 23 (6.61%) JSON
9 22 (6.32%) RESTful
10 20 (5.75%) AngularJS
10 20 (5.75%) Kafka
10 20 (5.75%) Spring
11 19 (5.46%) .NET Core
12 16 (4.60%) SOAP
12 16 (4.60%) XML
13 14 (4.02%) Laravel
13 14 (4.02%) Sass
14 13 (3.74%) J2EE
15 12 (3.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.94%) Public Cloud
2 32 (9.20%) Data Centre
3 31 (8.91%) Private Cloud
3 31 (8.91%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (5.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 12 (3.45%) Cloud Native
6 10 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.87%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (2.87%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.59%) Enterprise Cloud
7 9 (2.59%) iPad
8 8 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (2.30%) PKI
9 6 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.44%) Video\Live Streaming
11 4 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.86%) Analytical Mindset
12 3 (0.86%) Renewable Energy
13 2 (0.57%) N-Tier
14 1 (0.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 172 (49.43%) Linux
2 87 (25.00%) Windows
3 28 (8.05%) Unix
4 27 (7.76%) CentOS
5 22 (6.32%) Windows Server
6 21 (6.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (6.03%) Ubuntu
7 9 (2.59%) Amazon Linux
8 5 (1.44%) Fedora
9 4 (1.15%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.86%) Android
10 3 (0.86%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.86%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.57%) DC/OS
11 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.29%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.29%) SUSE
12 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (70.11%) DevOps
2 164 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (23.56%) Continuous Integration
4 69 (19.83%) Infrastructure as Code
5 58 (16.67%) Microservices
6 51 (14.66%) Continuous Delivery
7 48 (13.79%) Software Engineering
8 44 (12.64%) Configuration Management
9 42 (12.07%) Auto-Scaling
10 40 (11.49%) Migration
11 37 (10.63%) E-Commerce
12 35 (10.06%) Analytics
13 33 (9.48%) Deployment Automation
13 33 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
13 33 (9.48%) SDLC
14 31 (8.91%) Load Balancing
15 30 (8.62%) Computer Science
16 29 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
16 29 (8.33%) Product Management
17 27 (7.76%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 194 (55.75%) Python
2 81 (23.28%) SQL
3 78 (22.41%) JavaScript
4 76 (21.84%) Bash Shell
5 57 (16.38%) Java
6 46 (13.22%) PHP
7 42 (12.07%) Ruby
8 36 (10.34%) C#
8 36 (10.34%) PowerShell
9 14 (4.02%) Shell Script
10 13 (3.74%) Scala
11 10 (2.87%) Perl
12 8 (2.30%) Go
13 7 (2.01%) C
14 6 (1.72%) Java 8
15 4 (1.15%) C++
15 4 (1.15%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.29%) ANSI SQL
16 1 (0.29%) Haskell
16 1 (0.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 51 (14.66%) Degree
2 17 (4.89%) AWS Certification
3 15 (4.31%) Network+ Certification
4 8 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.15%) A+ Certification
6 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.57%) ISEB
8 1 (0.29%) CCNA
8 1 (0.29%) CCNP
8 1 (0.29%) CISA
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.29%) CISM
8 1 (0.29%) CISSP
8 1 (0.29%) MCSE
8 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (10.06%) QA
2 4 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.57%) NIST
3 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) NCSC
4 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 115 (33.05%) Docker
2 57 (16.38%) Active Directory
3 34 (9.77%) Virtual Machines
4 30 (8.62%) Hyper-V
5 26 (7.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (4.02%) Varnish
7 6 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (1.72%) XenApp
8 5 (1.44%) OpenSSH
8 5 (1.44%) Squid
9 2 (0.57%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 2 (0.57%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.57%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.29%) NFS
10 1 (0.29%) vCloud
10 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.29%) zsh
Systems Management
1 103 (29.60%) Terraform
2 100 (28.74%) Ansible
3 81 (23.28%) Kubernetes
4 53 (15.23%) Puppet
5 47 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
6 43 (12.36%) Kibana
7 36 (10.34%) Nagios
8 32 (9.20%) Packer
9 28 (8.05%) logstash
10 25 (7.18%) Prometheus
11 21 (6.03%) Grafana
12 8 (2.30%) Docker Swarm
12 8 (2.30%) SCOM
13 6 (1.72%) Rancher
13 6 (1.72%) SCCM
13 6 (1.72%) SCOrch
13 6 (1.72%) SCVMM
13 6 (1.72%) StatsD
13 6 (1.72%) Sysdig
14 5 (1.44%) Mesos
Vendors
1 56 (16.09%) Splunk
2 47 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 30 (8.62%) New Relic
3 30 (8.62%) VMware
4 27 (7.76%) Google
5 20 (5.75%) Oracle
6 18 (5.17%) Atlassian
7 16 (4.60%) AppDynamics
7 16 (4.60%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.30%) Dynatrace
8 8 (2.30%) Trend Micro
9 6 (1.72%) Citrix
9 6 (1.72%) HP
10 5 (1.44%) SAP
11 4 (1.15%) Sony
12 2 (0.57%) IBM
12 2 (0.57%) Nimble Storage
12 2 (0.57%) RedGate
12 2 (0.57%) Remedy
12 2 (0.57%) Veeam