Period
to 11 July 2020

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 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon CloudWatch
UK
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 617 692 791
Rank change year-on-year +75 +99 +274
Permanent jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 226 422 445
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.81% 0.97% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 201 356 388
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £37,800
90th Percentile £95,000 £110,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £61,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.69% +23.00% -4.76%

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 27,802 43,565 42,525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 36.03% 29.76% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 22,674 35,358 34,525
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +5.11%

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 11 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Amazon CloudWatch in the UK

Amazon CloudWatch
Top 13 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 11 July 2020. 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 +105 218 £70,000 - 18
London +61 139 £80,000 -0.62% 6
UK excluding London +185 83 £65,000 +5.69% 15
North of England +123 39 £65,000 +8.33% 5
North West +90 28 £65,000 - 4
Work from Home +45 28 £70,000 -17.65% 2
South East +127 17 £85,000 +54.55% 1
Midlands +99 15 £53,250 -23.93% 4
West Midlands +75 15 £53,250 -23.93% 3
Yorkshire +111 11 £67,500 +35.00%
Scotland +83 5 £25,000 -
East of England +76 4 £60,000 -8.57% 1
South West +93 3 £50,500 -8.18% 1

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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.

1 220 (97.35%) AWS
2 128 (56.64%) DevOps
3 105 (46.46%) Terraform
3 105 (46.46%) Serverless
4 104 (46.02%) Python
5 98 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
6 92 (40.71%) Amazon S3
7 87 (38.50%) AWS CloudFormation
8 85 (37.61%) Kubernetes
9 83 (36.73%) Linux
10 79 (34.96%) Amazon EC2
11 77 (34.07%) Docker
12 74 (32.74%) AWS Lambda
13 69 (30.53%) Amazon RDS
14 67 (29.65%) Jenkins
15 66 (29.20%) Ansible
16 61 (26.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 61 (26.99%) Azure
17 53 (23.45%) Amazon ECS
18 50 (22.12%) Java
19 49 (21.68%) Configuration Management
19 49 (21.68%) Continuous Integration
19 49 (21.68%) Infrastructure as Code
20 47 (20.80%) Git (software)
20 47 (20.80%) SaaS
20 47 (20.80%) Windows
21 40 (17.70%) Microsoft
21 40 (17.70%) AWS CloudTrail
22 39 (17.26%) Splunk
23 38 (16.81%) Amazon ELB

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 30 (13.27%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (11.06%) Apache Spark
3 22 (9.73%) Confluence
4 7 (3.10%) Red Hat Fuse
5 6 (2.65%) IIS
5 6 (2.65%) SAS
6 5 (2.21%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.77%) Apache Airflow
7 4 (1.77%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.33%) Apache
8 3 (1.33%) Gluu
9 2 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.88%) nginx
9 2 (0.88%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.88%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 220 (97.35%) AWS
2 105 (46.46%) Serverless
3 92 (40.71%) Amazon S3
4 87 (38.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 79 (34.96%) Amazon EC2
6 74 (32.74%) AWS Lambda
7 61 (26.99%) Azure
7 61 (26.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 53 (23.45%) Amazon ECS
9 47 (20.80%) SaaS
10 40 (17.70%) AWS CloudTrail
11 38 (16.81%) Amazon ELB
12 32 (14.16%) Amazon SQS
13 28 (12.39%) Amazon GuardDuty
14 25 (11.06%) Datadog
14 25 (11.06%) PaaS
15 21 (9.29%) GCP
16 18 (7.96%) IaaS
17 17 (7.52%) AWS CodePipeline
18 15 (6.64%) AWS CodeBuild
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.62%) DNS
2 18 (7.96%) VPN
3 15 (6.64%) HTTP
4 13 (5.75%) Firewall
5 11 (4.87%) SAN
6 9 (3.98%) Internet
7 8 (3.54%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (3.10%) DHCP
9 6 (2.65%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (2.65%) FTP
9 6 (2.65%) SMTP
9 6 (2.65%) SSH
10 5 (2.21%) LAN
10 5 (2.21%) WAN
11 4 (1.77%) SSL
12 3 (1.33%) OpenLDAP
12 3 (1.33%) OpenVPN
12 3 (1.33%) Skype
12 3 (1.33%) TCP/IP
12 3 (1.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (30.53%) Amazon RDS
2 32 (14.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 26 (11.50%) Big Data
4 23 (10.18%) MySQL
5 21 (9.29%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (8.85%) SQL Server
7 18 (7.96%) Data Lake
7 18 (7.96%) Redis
8 17 (7.52%) Amazon Athena
9 14 (6.19%) Amazon Aurora
9 14 (6.19%) NoSQL
10 8 (3.54%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (3.10%) MongoDB
12 6 (2.65%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.77%) Cosmos DB
14 3 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (1.33%) BigQuery
14 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.88%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 67 (29.65%) Jenkins
2 47 (20.80%) Git (software)
3 31 (13.72%) TeamCity
4 30 (13.27%) JIRA
5 23 (10.18%) Octopus Deploy
6 19 (8.41%) Maven
7 14 (6.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (6.19%) Bitbucket
8 10 (4.42%) CircleCI
9 9 (3.98%) Gradle
10 8 (3.54%) GitLab
10 8 (3.54%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (3.54%) Vagrant
11 7 (3.10%) Subversion
12 5 (2.21%) JUnit
13 4 (1.77%) GoCD
14 3 (1.33%) Cucumber
14 3 (1.33%) Postman
14 3 (1.33%) Selenium
15 2 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (12.83%) Finance
2 10 (4.42%) Games
3 5 (2.21%) Public Sector
3 5 (2.21%) Retail
4 4 (1.77%) Front Office
4 4 (1.77%) Law
4 4 (1.77%) Marketing
5 2 (0.88%) Advertising
5 2 (0.88%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.88%) Banking
5 2 (0.88%) Billing
5 2 (0.88%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 74 (32.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (17.70%) AWS Engineer
3 34 (15.04%) Cloud Engineer
4 25 (11.06%) Architect
5 21 (9.29%) AWS DevOps
5 21 (9.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 21 (9.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (7.96%) Platform Engineer
7 16 (7.08%) Developer
7 16 (7.08%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (4.87%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (4.87%) Lead DevOps
8 11 (4.87%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 10 (4.42%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (4.42%) Cloud Architect
9 10 (4.42%) Consultant
9 10 (4.42%) Technical Architect
10 9 (3.98%) AWS Specialist
11 8 (3.54%) Analyst
11 8 (3.54%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (14.60%) Web Services
2 29 (12.83%) Elastic Stack
2 29 (12.83%) Node.js
3 24 (10.62%) .NET
4 21 (9.29%) Kafka
5 17 (7.52%) CSS
5 17 (7.52%) HTML
6 15 (6.64%) RabbitMQ
7 14 (6.19%) REST
8 11 (4.87%) .NET Framework
8 11 (4.87%) ActiveMQ
8 11 (4.87%) SOAP
8 11 (4.87%) Spring
9 9 (3.98%) Lambda Expressions
9 9 (3.98%) React
10 8 (3.54%) Spring Boot
11 7 (3.10%) HTML5
11 7 (3.10%) RESTful
11 7 (3.10%) XML
12 6 (2.65%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.62%) Public Cloud
2 19 (8.41%) Cloud Native
3 16 (7.08%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (3.10%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.65%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.77%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.33%) Enterprise Cloud
7 3 (1.33%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.33%) Replication
8 2 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.88%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.88%) User Experience
8 2 (0.88%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.44%) FMCG
9 1 (0.44%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 83 (36.73%) Linux
2 47 (20.80%) Windows
3 16 (7.08%) Windows Server
4 12 (5.31%) Ubuntu
4 12 (5.31%) Unix
5 10 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.54%) CentOS
6 8 (3.54%) Windows Server 2016
7 6 (2.65%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.65%) Windows Server 2019
8 5 (2.21%) Debian
8 5 (2.21%) VMS
9 3 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.88%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (56.64%) DevOps
2 98 (43.36%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (21.68%) Configuration Management
3 49 (21.68%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (21.68%) Infrastructure as Code
4 37 (16.37%) Microservices
5 31 (13.72%) Problem-Solving
6 27 (11.95%) Scrum
7 24 (10.62%) Open Source
8 23 (10.18%) Infrastructure Automation
8 23 (10.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 20 (8.85%) Test Automation
10 19 (8.41%) Cybersecurity
10 19 (8.41%) Software Engineering
11 18 (7.96%) Computer Science
12 16 (7.08%) Migration
13 15 (6.64%) Data Protection
13 15 (6.64%) ITIL
13 15 (6.64%) Kanban
13 15 (6.64%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 104 (46.02%) Python
2 50 (22.12%) Java
3 36 (15.93%) Bash Shell
4 34 (15.04%) PowerShell
5 32 (14.16%) SQL
6 28 (12.39%) C#
7 27 (11.95%) Go
8 26 (11.50%) JavaScript
9 19 (8.41%) Scala
10 16 (7.08%) Ruby
11 13 (5.75%) C
12 12 (5.31%) Shell Script
13 10 (4.42%) PHP
14 8 (3.54%) Perl
15 6 (2.65%) C++
15 6 (2.65%) Embedded C
15 6 (2.65%) ES6
15 6 (2.65%) Groovy
16 5 (2.21%) TypeScript
17 4 (1.77%) Rust
Qualifications
1 25 (11.06%) AWS Certification
2 24 (10.62%) Degree
3 23 (10.18%) Security Cleared
4 22 (9.73%) SC Cleared
5 17 (7.52%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (4.87%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (3.10%) MCSE
9 6 (2.65%) MCP
9 6 (2.65%) MCSA
9 6 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.44%) ISEB
10 1 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.52%) SLA
2 12 (5.31%) QA
3 7 (3.10%) Government Security Classifications
3 7 (3.10%) NCSC
4 3 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 77 (34.07%) Docker
2 21 (9.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (7.52%) Active Directory
4 12 (5.31%) Hyper-V
5 11 (4.87%) vSphere
6 8 (3.54%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (3.54%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (3.54%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (3.54%) XenApp
7 5 (2.21%) vCloud
7 5 (2.21%) VMware NSX
8 3 (1.33%) iptables
9 2 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 105 (46.46%) Terraform
2 85 (37.61%) Kubernetes
3 66 (29.20%) Ansible
4 25 (11.06%) Grafana
4 25 (11.06%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (10.18%) Puppet
6 20 (8.85%) Nagios
7 19 (8.41%) Prometheus
8 13 (5.75%) Kibana
9 12 (5.31%) logstash
10 11 (4.87%) Packer
11 8 (3.54%) SCCM
12 7 (3.10%) ZABBIX
13 6 (2.65%) vCenter Server
14 3 (1.33%) Munin
14 3 (1.33%) OSSEC
15 2 (0.88%) Docker Swarm
15 2 (0.88%) SCOM
15 2 (0.88%) SCVMM
15 2 (0.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 40 (17.70%) Microsoft
2 39 (17.26%) Splunk
3 28 (12.39%) VMware
4 18 (7.96%) Red Hat
5 15 (6.64%) Oracle
6 11 (4.87%) New Relic
7 10 (4.42%) PagerDuty
8 9 (3.98%) Cisco
8 9 (3.98%) Fortinet
9 8 (3.54%) Citrix
9 8 (3.54%) HP
10 5 (2.21%) AppDynamics
10 5 (2.21%) NetApp
11 4 (1.77%) Cloudera
11 4 (1.77%) F5
11 4 (1.77%) Foundry
11 4 (1.77%) Google
11 4 (1.77%) Palantir
12 3 (1.33%) Lets Encrypt
13 2 (0.88%) Percona