Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon CloudWatch
UK
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 769 1007 1148
Rank change year-on-year +238 +141 +127
Permanent jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 433 180 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.10% 0.063%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.11% 0.59% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 376 148 85
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +29.41% -8.11%

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 39,066 30,705 24,122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.04% 17.35% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 31,622 25,232 20,326
UK median annual salary £54,055 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,900 £28,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +226 400 £62,750 +9.13% 73
London +167 248 £70,000 +19.15% 41
UK excluding London +148 182 £57,500 +4.55% 41
North of England +89 69 £60,000 +57.89% 8
South East +41 52 £57,500 -11.54% 12
North West - 44 £60,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 24 £50,000 - 4
Wales +18 23 £45,000 +24.60% 1
Midlands - 16 £40,000 - 7
East Midlands - 14 £40,000 -
South West -9 11 £47,500 -13.64% 3
Scotland +1 7 £55,000 +15.79% 8
East of England -15 4 - - 2
West Midlands - 2 £60,650 - 7
North East -20 1 £33,440 -12.00% 2

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 426 (98.38%) Amazon AWS
2 280 (64.67%) Linux
3 276 (63.74%) DevOps
4 214 (49.42%) Ansible
5 212 (48.96%) Agile Software Development
6 208 (48.04%) Jenkins
7 207 (47.81%) Amazon S3
8 206 (47.58%) Amazon EC2
9 192 (44.34%) AWS CloudFormation
10 190 (43.88%) Amazon RDS
11 175 (40.42%) Windows
12 166 (38.34%) Microsoft Azure
13 163 (37.64%) Python
14 153 (35.33%) New Relic
15 151 (34.87%) Git (software)
16 145 (33.49%) SQL
17 130 (30.02%) Puppet
18 118 (27.25%) Docker
19 116 (26.79%) Bash Shell
20 112 (25.87%) TeamCity
21 110 (25.40%) Opscode Chef
22 108 (24.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
23 107 (24.71%) JIRA
24 102 (23.56%) Confluence
25 101 (23.33%) Amazon SQS
25 101 (23.33%) Virtual Machines
26 100 (23.09%) Octopus Deploy
27 97 (22.40%) Private Cloud
28 96 (22.17%) IIS
29 94 (21.71%) Active Directory

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 (23.56%) Confluence
2 96 (22.17%) IIS
3 33 (7.62%) CMS
4 31 (7.16%) Elasticsearch
5 28 (6.47%) WordPress
6 23 (5.31%) nginx
7 22 (5.08%) Apache
8 13 (3.00%) Drupal
8 13 (3.00%) Tomcat
9 11 (2.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 7 (1.62%) SharePoint
10 7 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (1.39%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.92%) JBoss
12 4 (0.92%) Jetty
13 3 (0.69%) Amazon Alexa
13 3 (0.69%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.69%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.69%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.46%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (2.31%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 426 (98.38%) Amazon AWS
2 207 (47.81%) Amazon S3
3 206 (47.58%) Amazon EC2
4 192 (44.34%) AWS CloudFormation
5 166 (38.34%) Microsoft Azure
6 101 (23.33%) Amazon SQS
7 89 (20.55%) Azure Active Directory
8 73 (16.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 62 (14.32%) Amazon ELB
10 56 (12.93%) Serverless
11 54 (12.47%) AWS Lambda
12 36 (8.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 36 (8.31%) CloudFront
13 35 (8.08%) Route 53
14 33 (7.62%) GitHub
15 30 (6.93%) OpenShift
16 29 (6.70%) Datadog
17 25 (5.77%) AWS CloudTrail
18 24 (5.54%) IaaS
19 23 (5.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 47 (10.85%) DNS
2 36 (8.31%) TCP/IP
3 28 (6.47%) LAN
3 28 (6.47%) WAN
4 18 (4.16%) DHCP
5 16 (3.70%) Firewall
6 14 (3.23%) Network Security
7 12 (2.77%) SAN
8 11 (2.54%) SNMP
8 11 (2.54%) VPN
9 9 (2.08%) FCoE
9 9 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
9 9 (2.08%) HTTP
9 9 (2.08%) iSCSI
9 9 (2.08%) NAS
10 8 (1.85%) SMTP
11 7 (1.62%) SSH
11 7 (1.62%) VoIP
12 6 (1.39%) ICMP
12 6 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (43.88%) Amazon RDS
2 73 (16.86%) MySQL
3 39 (9.01%) PostgreSQL
4 37 (8.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 28 (6.47%) SQL Server
6 22 (5.08%) Redis
7 21 (4.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (4.85%) NoSQL
8 19 (4.39%) Amazon Aurora
9 18 (4.16%) MongoDB
10 7 (1.62%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.62%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (1.39%) Big Data
11 6 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.92%) Couchbase
12 4 (0.92%) MariaDB
12 4 (0.92%) MarkLogic
12 4 (0.92%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 208 (48.04%) Jenkins
2 151 (34.87%) Git (software)
3 112 (25.87%) TeamCity
4 108 (24.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 107 (24.71%) JIRA
6 100 (23.09%) Octopus Deploy
7 22 (5.08%) Maven
8 20 (4.62%) Subversion
9 18 (4.16%) Sonatype Nexus
10 15 (3.46%) JMeter
11 14 (3.23%) Bitbucket
11 14 (3.23%) Vagrant
11 14 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
12 13 (3.00%) GitLab
12 13 (3.00%) Selenium
13 12 (2.77%) Travis CI
14 11 (2.54%) Visual Studio
15 10 (2.31%) git-flow
16 8 (1.85%) CircleCI
17 7 (1.62%) The Grinder
General
1 60 (13.86%) Finance
2 15 (3.46%) Banking
3 9 (2.08%) Advertising
3 9 (2.08%) Retail
4 5 (1.15%) Legal
5 4 (0.92%) Marketing
6 3 (0.69%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.46%) Billing
7 2 (0.46%) French Language
7 2 (0.46%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.46%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.23%) Back Office
8 1 (0.23%) Games
8 1 (0.23%) Law
8 1 (0.23%) Publishing
8 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 149 (34.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 68 (15.70%) AWS Engineer
3 45 (10.39%) Cloud Engineer
4 44 (10.16%) AWS DevOps
5 40 (9.24%) DevOps Manager
6 30 (6.93%) Linux Engineer
6 30 (6.93%) Team Leader
7 29 (6.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 28 (6.47%) Architect
9 25 (5.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 23 (5.31%) Developer
11 20 (4.62%) AWS Architect
11 20 (4.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 20 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
12 19 (4.39%) Lead DevOps
13 17 (3.93%) Cloud Architect
14 16 (3.70%) Administrator
15 15 (3.46%) Operations Engineer
15 15 (3.46%) Senior DevOps
15 15 (3.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (10.16%) Web Services
2 41 (9.47%) LAMP
3 35 (8.08%) Elastic Stack
3 35 (8.08%) Node.js
4 21 (4.85%) .NET
5 19 (4.39%) AngularJS
6 18 (4.16%) HTML
7 17 (3.93%) CSS
8 13 (3.00%) JSON
9 12 (2.77%) RESTful
10 11 (2.54%) REST
10 11 (2.54%) Spring
11 10 (2.31%) Akka
11 10 (2.31%) React
12 9 (2.08%) ASP.NET
13 8 (1.85%) Angular 2
13 8 (1.85%) ASP.NET Core
14 7 (1.62%) RabbitMQ
14 7 (1.62%) Swagger
14 7 (1.62%) Taurus
Miscellaneous
1 97 (22.40%) Private Cloud
2 56 (12.93%) Public Cloud
3 31 (7.16%) Computer Science
4 27 (6.24%) Data Centre
5 26 (6.00%) Linux Command Line
6 18 (4.16%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (3.93%) Replication
8 13 (3.00%) Clustering
9 10 (2.31%) Management Information System
10 9 (2.08%) PKI
11 8 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.62%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (1.62%) Smart Meter
13 4 (0.92%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
14 3 (0.69%) Media Streaming
15 2 (0.46%) CMDB
15 2 (0.46%) Online Banking
15 2 (0.46%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 280 (64.67%) Linux
2 175 (40.42%) Windows
3 42 (9.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 40 (9.24%) CentOS
5 32 (7.39%) Unix
6 31 (7.16%) Windows Server
7 21 (4.85%) Ubuntu
8 11 (2.54%) DC/OS
9 10 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (2.08%) Debian
11 4 (0.92%) AIX
11 4 (0.92%) HPUX
11 4 (0.92%) Solaris
12 3 (0.69%) OpenBSD
12 3 (0.69%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.46%) Mesosphere
14 1 (0.23%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (63.74%) DevOps
2 212 (48.96%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (20.79%) Business Intelligence
4 89 (20.55%) Network Virtualisation
5 83 (19.17%) Continuous Integration
6 79 (18.24%) Configuration Management
7 75 (17.32%) Continuous Delivery
8 64 (14.78%) ITIL
9 50 (11.55%) Problem-Solving
10 43 (9.93%) Software Engineering
11 38 (8.78%) Deployment Automation
12 37 (8.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 36 (8.31%) Test Automation
14 34 (7.85%) Continuous Improvement
15 33 (7.62%) Task Automation
16 31 (7.16%) Mentoring
17 30 (6.93%) High Availability
18 27 (6.24%) Analytics
18 27 (6.24%) Site Reliability Engineering
19 25 (5.77%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 163 (37.64%) Python
2 145 (33.49%) SQL
3 116 (26.79%) Bash Shell
4 69 (15.94%) PowerShell
5 63 (14.55%) Java
6 59 (13.63%) Ruby
7 41 (9.47%) Shell Script
8 40 (9.24%) PHP
9 31 (7.16%) JavaScript
10 26 (6.00%) C#
11 25 (5.77%) Perl
12 15 (3.46%) Go
12 15 (3.46%) Scala
13 5 (1.15%) C-shell
13 5 (1.15%) Java 8
14 4 (0.92%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.92%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.92%) XQuery
15 3 (0.69%) Korn
15 3 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (13.63%) Degree
2 45 (10.39%) AWS Certification
3 11 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (2.08%) Master's Degree
5 8 (1.85%) ISEB
6 7 (1.62%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.15%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.69%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.23%) CCNA
9 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.47%) QA
2 19 (4.39%) SLA
3 8 (1.85%) GCP
4 2 (0.46%) GDPR
4 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 118 (27.25%) Docker
2 101 (23.33%) Virtual Machines
3 94 (21.71%) Active Directory
4 35 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (4.39%) Varnish
6 13 (3.00%) Hyper-V
7 11 (2.54%) VMware Server
8 10 (2.31%) VirtualBox
9 9 (2.08%) Samba
9 9 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (1.85%) XenServer
11 4 (0.92%) iptables
12 3 (0.69%) FreeRADIUS
12 3 (0.69%) LXC
12 3 (0.69%) pfSense
12 3 (0.69%) Xen
13 2 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 214 (49.42%) Ansible
2 130 (30.02%) Puppet
3 110 (25.40%) Opscode Chef
4 83 (19.17%) Terraform
5 65 (15.01%) Kubernetes
6 37 (8.55%) Nagios
7 27 (6.24%) ZABBIX
8 23 (5.31%) CloudForms
9 18 (4.16%) Packer
10 16 (3.70%) Docker Swarm
11 12 (2.77%) Pingdom
12 11 (2.54%) logstash
13 10 (2.31%) Graphite
14 9 (2.08%) vRealize Orchestrator
15 8 (1.85%) Capistrano
15 8 (1.85%) Grafana
15 8 (1.85%) SELinux
15 8 (1.85%) Sysdig
16 7 (1.62%) Prometheus
16 7 (1.62%) SCOM
Vendors
1 153 (35.33%) New Relic
2 89 (20.55%) Trend Micro
3 63 (14.55%) Splunk
4 49 (11.32%) VMware
5 36 (8.31%) Oracle
5 36 (8.31%) Red Hat
6 27 (6.24%) AppDynamics
7 26 (6.00%) Google
8 20 (4.62%) Microsoft
9 19 (4.39%) Atlassian
10 16 (3.70%) WorldPay
11 14 (3.23%) IBM
12 11 (2.54%) Adobe
12 11 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (2.31%) Dynatrace
13 10 (2.31%) PagerDuty
13 10 (2.31%) Qualys
13 10 (2.31%) SaltStack
14 9 (2.08%) Centrify
14 9 (2.08%) Okta