Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon CloudWatch
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 751 761 1003
Rank change year-on-year +10 +242 +76
Permanent jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 301 408 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.69% 1.00% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 217 324 152
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £64,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.78% +12.17%
10th Percentile £44,426 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £89,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 43,549 40,899 36,132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.01% 25.68% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35,490 32,721 29,797
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.84% +2.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £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 14 December 2019.

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 14 December 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 +2 278 £65,000 -1.52% 60
London +24 171 £67,500 -3.57% 35
UK excluding London +26 125 £60,000 - 34
West Midlands +35 39 £70,000 +21.74% 3
Midlands +29 39 £70,000 +16.67% 3
North of England +43 34 £57,500 -8.00% 7
North West +29 28 £57,500 -17.86% 5
South East +6 18 £52,500 -4.55% 6
Scotland +38 13 £65,000 +20.93% 4
East of England +52 9 £67,500 +12.50% 6
Yorkshire +37 6 £71,250 +23.91% 2
South West +9 6 £52,500 +16.67% 3
Wales -5 6 £40,000 -27.27% 5

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 292 (97.01%) AWS
2 211 (70.10%) Amazon S3
3 189 (62.79%) DevOps
4 171 (56.81%) Serverless
5 167 (55.48%) AWS Lambda
6 155 (51.50%) Python
7 153 (50.83%) Amazon EC2
8 144 (47.84%) Agile Software Development
9 132 (43.85%) Linux
10 130 (43.19%) AWS CloudFormation
11 115 (38.21%) Amazon ECS
12 112 (37.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 110 (36.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 101 (33.55%) Web Services
15 96 (31.89%) Amazon RDS
16 90 (29.90%) Jenkins
17 89 (29.57%) Terraform
18 88 (29.24%) Docker
19 82 (27.24%) Windows
20 76 (25.25%) Ansible
21 71 (23.59%) Azure
22 70 (23.26%) Kubernetes
23 69 (22.92%) Node.js
24 68 (22.59%) Amazon Kinesis
25 64 (21.26%) SQL
26 61 (20.27%) Elasticsearch
27 60 (19.93%) Infrastructure as Code
28 58 (19.27%) Splunk
29 57 (18.94%) Amazon Athena
30 56 (18.60%) Public Cloud

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 61 (20.27%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (7.97%) Confluence
3 18 (5.98%) nginx
4 17 (5.65%) IIS
5 9 (2.99%) Apache
5 9 (2.99%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.00%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.66%) CMS
7 2 (0.66%) Drupal
7 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.66%) Jupyter
7 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Magento
1 2 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 292 (97.01%) AWS
2 211 (70.10%) Amazon S3
3 171 (56.81%) Serverless
4 167 (55.48%) AWS Lambda
5 153 (50.83%) Amazon EC2
6 130 (43.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 115 (38.21%) Amazon ECS
8 112 (37.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 71 (23.59%) Azure
10 68 (22.59%) Amazon Kinesis
11 54 (17.94%) Amazon ELB
12 52 (17.28%) Route 53
13 47 (15.61%) Amazon EKS
14 46 (15.28%) PaaS
15 42 (13.95%) CloudFront
16 29 (9.63%) IaaS
17 27 (8.97%) AWS CloudTrail
18 26 (8.64%) AWS CodeDeploy
19 24 (7.97%) OpenShift
20 23 (7.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.97%) VPN
2 23 (7.64%) Firewall
3 20 (6.64%) DNS
4 9 (2.99%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.66%) HTTP
5 8 (2.66%) SSH
5 8 (2.66%) SSL
6 7 (2.33%) DHCP
7 6 (1.99%) SMTP
8 5 (1.66%) FTP
9 4 (1.33%) Network Security
10 2 (0.66%) AMQP
10 2 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (0.66%) Internet
10 2 (0.66%) SAN
10 2 (0.66%) VSAN
11 1 (0.33%) LAN
11 1 (0.33%) MQTT
11 1 (0.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (36.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 96 (31.89%) Amazon RDS
3 57 (18.94%) Amazon Athena
4 26 (8.64%) MySQL
5 19 (6.31%) Redis
6 18 (5.98%) Azure SQL Database
6 18 (5.98%) MongoDB
6 18 (5.98%) NoSQL
7 16 (5.32%) Big Data
8 12 (3.99%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (3.99%) SQL Server
9 8 (2.66%) Amazon QuickSight
10 7 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.66%) Amazon Aurora
11 5 (1.66%) MariaDB
11 5 (1.66%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.00%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.66%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.66%) Cosmos DB
13 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 90 (29.90%) Jenkins
2 53 (17.61%) Git (software)
3 31 (10.30%) JIRA
4 18 (5.98%) Octopus Deploy
5 17 (5.65%) Bitbucket
5 17 (5.65%) Maven
5 17 (5.65%) TeamCity
6 14 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 14 (4.65%) GitLab
7 11 (3.65%) JUnit
7 11 (3.65%) Subversion
8 10 (3.32%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.33%) CircleCI
9 7 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (2.33%) Spinnaker
10 6 (1.99%) JMeter
10 6 (1.99%) Selenium
11 5 (1.66%) Vagrant
12 4 (1.33%) Bitbucket Server
12 4 (1.33%) Travis CI
General
1 50 (16.61%) Finance
2 14 (4.65%) Retail
3 11 (3.65%) Law
3 11 (3.65%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.32%) Games
5 9 (2.99%) Public Sector
6 7 (2.33%) Banking
6 7 (2.33%) Marketing
7 5 (1.66%) Billing
7 5 (1.66%) Electronics
7 5 (1.66%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.66%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 98 (32.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 77 (25.58%) AWS Engineer
3 50 (16.61%) Developer
4 44 (14.62%) AWS DevOps
5 43 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 41 (13.62%) Architect
7 38 (12.62%) Cloud Engineer
8 29 (9.63%) Consultant
9 26 (8.64%) Senior DevOps
9 26 (8.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 25 (8.31%) Cloud Architect
11 21 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 18 (5.98%) Solutions Architect
13 17 (5.65%) Cloud Developer
14 15 (4.98%) Lead DevOps
15 14 (4.65%) AWS Architect
15 14 (4.65%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
15 14 (4.65%) Cloud Solutions Architect
16 13 (4.32%) Java Developer
16 13 (4.32%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (33.55%) Web Services
2 69 (22.92%) Node.js
3 56 (18.60%) CSS
3 56 (18.60%) HTML
4 55 (18.27%) Elastic Stack
5 31 (10.30%) JSON
6 18 (5.98%) RESTful
6 18 (5.98%) Spring
7 12 (3.99%) .NET
7 12 (3.99%) Kafka
7 12 (3.99%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (3.99%) SOAP
7 12 (3.99%) XML
8 11 (3.65%) J2EE
9 10 (3.32%) .NET Core
9 10 (3.32%) REST
9 10 (3.32%) YAML
10 9 (2.99%) Apache Camel
10 9 (2.99%) Spring Boot
11 7 (2.33%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 56 (18.60%) Public Cloud
2 35 (11.63%) Private Cloud
3 28 (9.30%) Data Centre
4 27 (8.97%) Self-Motivation
5 22 (7.31%) Hybrid Cloud
6 18 (5.98%) Linux Command Line
7 17 (5.65%) Enterprise Cloud
8 14 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (4.32%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (2.99%) iPad
11 7 (2.33%) Video\Live Streaming
12 5 (1.66%) Analytical Mindset
12 5 (1.66%) Cloud Native
13 4 (1.33%) PKI
14 3 (1.00%) Mobile App
14 3 (1.00%) Renewable Energy
15 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
15 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
15 2 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 2 (0.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 132 (43.85%) Linux
2 82 (27.24%) Windows
3 27 (8.97%) Unix
4 15 (4.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (4.65%) CentOS
6 13 (4.32%) Windows Server
7 11 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.99%) Ubuntu
8 9 (2.99%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.66%) VMS
10 4 (1.33%) Amazon Linux
10 4 (1.33%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.00%) Android
11 3 (1.00%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.00%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.66%) Kali Linux
12 2 (0.66%) SUSE
13 1 (0.33%) Debian
13 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (62.79%) DevOps
2 144 (47.84%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (19.93%) Infrastructure as Code
4 50 (16.61%) Configuration Management
5 46 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (12.96%) Migration
7 38 (12.62%) Load Balancing
8 37 (12.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 33 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
10 30 (9.97%) Auto-Scaling
11 27 (8.97%) Mentoring
11 27 (8.97%) Microservices
12 25 (8.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 25 (8.31%) SDLC
12 25 (8.31%) Software Engineering
12 25 (8.31%) Test Automation
13 24 (7.97%) Project Management
13 24 (7.97%) Scrum
13 24 (7.97%) Service Management
14 23 (7.64%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 155 (51.50%) Python
2 64 (21.26%) SQL
3 56 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 47 (15.61%) Java
5 46 (15.28%) Bash Shell
6 38 (12.62%) PowerShell
7 29 (9.63%) Ruby
8 18 (5.98%) C
8 18 (5.98%) Go
8 18 (5.98%) PHP
9 17 (5.65%) C#
10 12 (3.99%) Shell Script
11 11 (3.65%) Perl
11 11 (3.65%) Scala
12 6 (1.99%) Java 8
13 5 (1.66%) Groovy
14 4 (1.33%) C++
14 4 (1.33%) ES6
15 3 (1.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (9.63%) Degree
2 22 (7.31%) AWS Certification
3 13 (4.32%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.33%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.66%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (1.66%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.33%) A+ Certification
7 3 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.66%) CCNA
8 2 (0.66%) CCNP
8 2 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.66%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (0.66%) ISEB
8 2 (0.66%) VCAP
8 2 (0.66%) VCP6
8 2 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.33%) MCIPD
9 1 (0.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.64%) QA
2 4 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.66%) Government Security Classifications
3 2 (0.66%) NCSC
3 2 (0.66%) NIST
3 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 88 (29.24%) Docker
2 47 (15.61%) Active Directory
3 35 (11.63%) Hyper-V
4 31 (10.30%) Virtual Machines
5 30 (9.97%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (5.32%) XenApp
7 14 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (2.33%) OpenSSH
9 2 (0.66%) KVM
9 2 (0.66%) vSphere
9 2 (0.66%) Xen
10 1 (0.33%) NFS
10 1 (0.33%) zsh
Systems Management
1 89 (29.57%) Terraform
2 76 (25.25%) Ansible
3 70 (23.26%) Kubernetes
4 49 (16.28%) Puppet
5 40 (13.29%) Kibana
5 40 (13.29%) Opscode Chef
6 38 (12.62%) Nagios
7 32 (10.63%) logstash
8 18 (5.98%) Packer
9 17 (5.65%) SCOM
10 14 (4.65%) SCCM
10 14 (4.65%) SCOrch
10 14 (4.65%) SCVMM
11 10 (3.32%) Grafana
11 10 (3.32%) Prometheus
12 9 (2.99%) Rancher
13 8 (2.66%) Istio
13 8 (2.66%) StatsD
13 8 (2.66%) ZABBIX
14 5 (1.66%) Mesos
Vendors
1 58 (19.27%) Splunk
2 45 (14.95%) Microsoft
3 36 (11.96%) VMware
4 16 (5.32%) Citrix
4 16 (5.32%) Google
5 15 (4.98%) HP
6 13 (4.32%) AppDynamics
7 12 (3.99%) New Relic
7 12 (3.99%) Oracle
8 11 (3.65%) Atlassian
9 9 (2.99%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.99%) SAP
11 4 (1.33%) Dynatrace
11 4 (1.33%) SaltStack
11 4 (1.33%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.33%) Sony
11 4 (1.33%) Trend Micro
11 4 (1.33%) Veeam
12 3 (1.00%) Cisco
13 2 (0.66%) IBM