Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon CloudWatch
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 999 1103 1262
Rank change year-on-year +104 +159 -23
Permanent jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 208 140 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.074% 0.018%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.61% 0.57% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 160 99 35
UK median annual salary £61,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.36% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £35,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £91,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +26.32% -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 34074 24662 20300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.83% 13.06% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 28073 20769 16847
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +103 207 £62,500 +13.64% 17
London +71 129 £66,250 +10.42% 10
UK excluding London +54 79 £60,000 +26.32% 7
North of England +21 23 £48,500 +25.16% 4
North West +21 23 £48,500 +5.43% 1
South East +59 21 £65,000 +18.18% 2
East of England +12 18 £63,750 +34.21% 1
Midlands - 10 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 9 £50,000 -
South West +16 6 £30,000 -40.00%
Scotland -30 1 £47,500 -
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Amazon CloudWatch.

1 200 (96.15%) Amazon AWS
2 154 (74.04%) DevOps
3 127 (61.06%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (49.52%) Linux
5 100 (48.08%) Python
6 98 (47.12%) AWS CloudFormation
6 98 (47.12%) Jenkins
7 90 (43.27%) Continuous Integration
8 82 (39.42%) Windows
9 80 (38.46%) Ansible
9 80 (38.46%) Docker
10 78 (37.50%) Puppet
10 78 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
11 66 (31.73%) PowerShell
11 66 (31.73%) Continuous Delivery
12 64 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
13 62 (29.81%) Amazon RDS
13 62 (29.81%) JIRA
14 59 (28.37%) Amazon S3
14 59 (28.37%) Terraform
15 57 (27.40%) Microsoft Azure
16 53 (25.48%) GitHub
17 52 (25.00%) Node.js
17 52 (25.00%) Bash Shell
18 51 (24.52%) Java
19 48 (23.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 46 (22.12%) Splunk
21 45 (21.63%) Serverless
22 44 (21.15%) Firewall
23 43 (20.67%) 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 37 (17.79%) IIS
2 35 (16.83%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (16.35%) Confluence
4 33 (15.87%) Apache
5 28 (13.46%) CMS
6 13 (6.25%) NServiceBus
7 12 (5.77%) Apache Spark
8 11 (5.29%) nginx
9 8 (3.85%) Apache Airflow
10 7 (3.37%) Apache Solr
10 7 (3.37%) Drupal
11 6 (2.88%) EPiServer
11 6 (2.88%) OpenStack
11 6 (2.88%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (2.88%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.44%) JBoss
12 3 (1.44%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.48%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.48%) IBM HTTP Server
13 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 200 (96.15%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (47.12%) AWS CloudFormation
3 78 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
4 59 (28.37%) Amazon S3
5 57 (27.40%) Microsoft Azure
6 53 (25.48%) GitHub
7 48 (23.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 45 (21.63%) Serverless
9 41 (19.71%) AWS Lambda
10 39 (18.75%) Route 53
11 30 (14.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 27 (12.98%) Amazon SQS
13 21 (10.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 19 (9.13%) CloudFront
15 17 (8.17%) Amazon Kinesis
16 16 (7.69%) SaaS
17 15 (7.21%) AWS CloudTrail
17 15 (7.21%) IaaS
18 14 (6.73%) Datadog
19 12 (5.77%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 44 (21.15%) Firewall
2 26 (12.50%) SSL
3 19 (9.13%) DNS
4 17 (8.17%) VPN
5 15 (7.21%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.85%) HTTP
6 8 (3.85%) VLAN
7 6 (2.88%) DHCP
7 6 (2.88%) SMS
8 2 (0.96%) Internet
8 2 (0.96%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.96%) LAN
8 2 (0.96%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.96%) WAN
8 2 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.48%) FTP
9 1 (0.48%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.48%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (29.81%) Amazon RDS
2 35 (16.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 32 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 30 (14.42%) Big Data
5 23 (11.06%) Hadoop
6 17 (8.17%) Redis
7 16 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
8 13 (6.25%) MySQL
9 12 (5.77%) MongoDB
10 10 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (4.33%) InfluxDB
12 8 (3.85%) Neo4j
13 6 (2.88%) NoSQL
14 4 (1.92%) Data Lake
14 4 (1.92%) Relational Database
15 3 (1.44%) Hazelcast
16 2 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
16 2 (0.96%) InterSystems Cache
16 2 (0.96%) MarkLogic
17 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 98 (47.12%) Jenkins
2 62 (29.81%) JIRA
3 37 (17.79%) Git (software)
4 31 (14.90%) TeamCity
5 30 (14.42%) Bitbucket
6 27 (12.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 25 (12.02%) Octopus Deploy
8 23 (11.06%) Visual Studio
9 13 (6.25%) CircleCI
10 12 (5.77%) Maven
10 12 (5.77%) Selenium
11 11 (5.29%) Vagrant
12 10 (4.81%) Ant
13 9 (4.33%) JUnit
13 9 (4.33%) SonarQube
14 8 (3.85%) Gradle
14 8 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
15 7 (3.37%) Codeship
15 7 (3.37%) GoCD
15 7 (3.37%) Travis CI
General
1 16 (7.69%) Marketing
2 14 (6.73%) Manufacturing
3 10 (4.81%) Advertising
4 8 (3.85%) Finance
4 8 (3.85%) Retail
5 6 (2.88%) Publishing
6 3 (1.44%) Games
6 3 (1.44%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.96%) Law
7 2 (0.96%) Legal
7 2 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (40.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (16.35%) AWS Engineer
3 31 (14.90%) Architect
4 21 (10.10%) AWS Architect
5 19 (9.13%) Senior DevOps
6 18 (8.65%) Developer
7 17 (8.17%) AWS DevOps
7 17 (8.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 16 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
9 15 (7.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (7.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 14 (6.73%) Junior
11 13 (6.25%) DevOps Manager
11 13 (6.25%) Support Engineer
12 12 (5.77%) Junior DevOps
12 12 (5.77%) Junior DevOps Engineer
13 11 (5.29%) Automation Engineer
13 11 (5.29%) Junior Support Engineer
14 10 (4.81%) Azure Architect
14 10 (4.81%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (25.00%) Node.js
2 41 (19.71%) Web Services
3 32 (15.38%) .NET
4 23 (11.06%) Hibernate
5 22 (10.58%) Elastic Stack
6 19 (9.13%) React
7 17 (8.17%) RESTful
8 13 (6.25%) MSMQ
9 9 (4.33%) LAMP
9 9 (4.33%) YAML
10 8 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (3.85%) AngularJS
10 8 (3.85%) CSS
10 8 (3.85%) Kafka
10 8 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
11 7 (3.37%) HTML
11 7 (3.37%) JSON
11 7 (3.37%) Sensu
11 7 (3.37%) Spring
12 6 (2.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.69%) Public Cloud
2 14 (6.73%) Life Science
3 12 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.29%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (4.81%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.33%) Data Centre
7 8 (3.85%) PKI
8 6 (2.88%) Digital TV
9 5 (2.40%) BBC
9 5 (2.40%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.40%) STB
10 4 (1.92%) CMDB
10 4 (1.92%) Fintech
11 2 (0.96%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.96%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.96%) FMCG
11 2 (0.96%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.96%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 103 (49.52%) Linux
2 82 (39.42%) Windows
3 26 (12.50%) CentOS
4 23 (11.06%) Ubuntu
5 15 (7.21%) Windows Server
6 14 (6.73%) Unix
7 8 (3.85%) Debian
8 7 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.40%) DC/OS
10 4 (1.92%) Android
10 4 (1.92%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.48%) Solaris
12 1 (0.48%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (74.04%) DevOps
2 127 (61.06%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (43.27%) Continuous Integration
4 66 (31.73%) Continuous Delivery
5 38 (18.27%) Scrum
6 36 (17.31%) TDD
7 32 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 31 (14.90%) E-Commerce
9 29 (13.94%) High Availability
10 26 (12.50%) Microservices
11 23 (11.06%) Collaborative Working
11 23 (11.06%) Release Management
12 22 (10.58%) Configuration Management
12 22 (10.58%) Unit Testing
13 21 (10.10%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (9.62%) Requirements Management
15 16 (7.69%) Analytics
16 14 (6.73%) ETL
16 14 (6.73%) Machine Learning
17 13 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 100 (48.08%) Python
2 66 (31.73%) PowerShell
3 52 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 51 (24.52%) Java
5 40 (19.23%) SQL
6 32 (15.38%) Ruby
7 21 (10.10%) C#
8 20 (9.62%) Go
8 20 (9.62%) JavaScript
9 15 (7.21%) PHP
10 14 (6.73%) Perl
11 10 (4.81%) Scala
12 9 (4.33%) VBScript
13 6 (2.88%) Clojure
14 5 (2.40%) C
15 4 (1.92%) ES6
16 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.96%) XQuery
18 1 (0.48%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (9.13%) AWS Certification
2 14 (6.73%) Degree
3 6 (2.88%) CCNA
3 6 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.48%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.69%) QA
2 6 (2.88%) GCP
3 4 (1.92%) GDPR
4 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 80 (38.46%) Docker
2 38 (18.27%) Active Directory
3 13 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (3.37%) LXC
6 6 (2.88%) Xen
7 3 (1.44%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.44%) Varnish
7 3 (1.44%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 80 (38.46%) Ansible
2 78 (37.50%) Puppet
3 64 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
4 59 (28.37%) Terraform
5 32 (15.38%) Packer
5 32 (15.38%) ZABBIX
6 26 (12.50%) Grafana
7 24 (11.54%) Kibana
8 20 (9.62%) logstash
9 16 (7.69%) Graphite
9 16 (7.69%) StatsD
10 14 (6.73%) Ambari
11 11 (5.29%) Kubernetes
12 10 (4.81%) SCOM
13 9 (4.33%) Nagios
14 8 (3.85%) Pingdom
15 7 (3.37%) Capistrano
16 6 (2.88%) Graylog
16 6 (2.88%) HAProxy
16 6 (2.88%) Munin
Vendors
1 46 (22.12%) Splunk
2 43 (20.67%) New Relic
3 34 (16.35%) Microsoft
4 14 (6.73%) Hortonworks
5 13 (6.25%) VMware
6 12 (5.77%) Google
7 11 (5.29%) Red Hat
8 10 (4.81%) Oracle
9 8 (3.85%) PagerDuty
9 8 (3.85%) Rackspace
10 7 (3.37%) Atlassian
11 6 (2.88%) Cisco
11 6 (2.88%) Sitecore
12 5 (2.40%) Arqiva
12 5 (2.40%) BT
13 4 (1.92%) EMC
13 4 (1.92%) MuleSoft
13 4 (1.92%) NetApp
13 4 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (1.92%) Trend Micro