Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon CloudWatch
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 741 674 932
Rank change year-on-year -67 +258 +151
Permanent jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 282 460 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.30% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.67% 1.14% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 217 361 178
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% +6.67%
10th Percentile £47,000 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £97,500 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +15.79%

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 42,022 40,325 38,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.97% 26.66% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 34,188 32,167 31,602
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -42 254 £67,500 -3.57% 65
London +29 172 £67,500 -10.00% 35
UK excluding London 0 108 £62,500 +4.17% 36
North of England +39 38 £60,000 -7.69% 7
North West +37 32 £60,000 -7.69% 5
West Midlands +16 22 £70,000 +21.74% 8
Midlands +11 22 £70,000 +21.74% 8
Scotland +47 19 £65,000 +26.83% 2
South East +27 9 £90,000 +63.64% 8
East of England +43 7 £60,000 - 5
South West +30 7 £52,500 -4.55% 2
Wales -8 6 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Yorkshire - 6 £71,250 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 268 (95.04%) AWS
2 169 (59.93%) Amazon S3
3 145 (51.42%) Python
4 141 (50.00%) DevOps
5 137 (48.58%) Serverless
6 127 (45.04%) Agile Software Development
6 127 (45.04%) Amazon EC2
7 126 (44.68%) AWS CloudFormation
8 124 (43.97%) AWS Lambda
9 122 (43.26%) Linux
10 111 (39.36%) Terraform
11 108 (38.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 106 (37.59%) Amazon ECS
13 96 (34.04%) Docker
14 90 (31.91%) Amazon RDS
15 89 (31.56%) Kubernetes
16 83 (29.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 82 (29.08%) Windows
18 75 (26.60%) Azure
19 73 (25.89%) Jenkins
20 69 (24.47%) Web Services
21 65 (23.05%) Elasticsearch
22 62 (21.99%) Node.js
22 62 (21.99%) Ansible
23 59 (20.92%) Infrastructure as Code
24 58 (20.57%) Elastic Stack
25 56 (19.86%) Splunk
26 55 (19.50%) Public Cloud
27 54 (19.15%) Amazon Kinesis
27 54 (19.15%) Java

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 65 (23.05%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (8.87%) Confluence
3 19 (6.74%) nginx
4 10 (3.55%) IIS
4 10 (3.55%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.84%) Apache
5 8 (2.84%) Apache Spark
6 6 (2.13%) Apache Airflow
6 6 (2.13%) Red Hat Fuse
6 6 (2.13%) SAS
7 3 (1.06%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.35%) CMS
9 1 (0.35%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 268 (95.04%) AWS
2 169 (59.93%) Amazon S3
3 137 (48.58%) Serverless
4 127 (45.04%) Amazon EC2
5 126 (44.68%) AWS CloudFormation
6 124 (43.97%) AWS Lambda
7 108 (38.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 106 (37.59%) Amazon ECS
9 75 (26.60%) Azure
10 54 (19.15%) Amazon Kinesis
11 52 (18.44%) PaaS
12 44 (15.60%) Amazon ELB
13 39 (13.83%) Route 53
14 35 (12.41%) SaaS
15 34 (12.06%) Amazon EKS
16 32 (11.35%) IaaS
17 31 (10.99%) CloudFront
18 29 (10.28%) OpenShift
19 25 (8.87%) AWS CloudTrail
19 25 (8.87%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 32 (11.35%) DNS
2 24 (8.51%) VPN
3 18 (6.38%) Firewall
4 17 (6.03%) HTTP
5 12 (4.26%) SMTP
6 11 (3.90%) FTP
6 11 (3.90%) SSH
7 9 (3.19%) SAN
8 8 (2.84%) DHCP
9 6 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (2.13%) SSL
10 3 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (1.06%) Network Security
10 3 (1.06%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.71%) Internet
11 2 (0.71%) VSAN
12 1 (0.35%) MQTT
12 1 (0.35%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (31.91%) Amazon RDS
2 83 (29.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 52 (18.44%) Amazon Athena
4 25 (8.87%) Redis
5 20 (7.09%) MySQL
6 18 (6.38%) Big Data
7 15 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (5.32%) SQL Server
8 14 (4.96%) Azure SQL Database
9 12 (4.26%) NoSQL
10 10 (3.55%) MongoDB
11 6 (2.13%) Amazon Aurora
11 6 (2.13%) Amazon QuickSight
11 6 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.06%) Data Lake
12 3 (1.06%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.71%) GIS
13 2 (0.71%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 73 (25.89%) Jenkins
2 53 (18.79%) Git (software)
3 34 (12.06%) JIRA
4 14 (4.96%) Bitbucket
5 13 (4.61%) Cucumber
5 13 (4.61%) GitLab
6 12 (4.26%) Maven
7 11 (3.90%) Subversion
7 11 (3.90%) TeamCity
7 11 (3.90%) Vagrant
8 10 (3.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (3.19%) CircleCI
10 8 (2.84%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (2.48%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (2.13%) JMeter
12 6 (2.13%) Selenium
12 6 (2.13%) Spinnaker
13 5 (1.77%) Gradle
13 5 (1.77%) webpack
14 4 (1.42%) Travis CI
General
1 42 (14.89%) Finance
2 13 (4.61%) Games
3 11 (3.90%) Public Sector
4 10 (3.55%) Law
5 9 (3.19%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.19%) Retail
6 4 (1.42%) Electronics
6 4 (1.42%) Marketing
6 4 (1.42%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.06%) Banking
8 2 (0.71%) Billing
8 2 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (36.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 71 (25.18%) AWS Engineer
3 47 (16.67%) Architect
4 40 (14.18%) AWS DevOps
4 40 (14.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 31 (10.99%) Cloud Architect
6 28 (9.93%) Consultant
7 27 (9.57%) Cloud Engineer
7 27 (9.57%) Developer
8 22 (7.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (5.67%) Software Architect
9 16 (5.67%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (4.96%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 14 (4.96%) Platform Engineer
11 12 (4.26%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (4.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (4.26%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.90%) AWS Architect
12 11 (3.90%) Senior Consultant
13 10 (3.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (24.47%) Web Services
2 62 (21.99%) Node.js
3 58 (20.57%) Elastic Stack
4 44 (15.60%) CSS
4 44 (15.60%) HTML
5 15 (5.32%) .NET
5 15 (5.32%) JSON
6 13 (4.61%) .NET Core
6 13 (4.61%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (4.26%) Lambda Expressions
8 9 (3.19%) React
8 9 (3.19%) REST
9 8 (2.84%) Spring
10 7 (2.48%) SOAP
10 7 (2.48%) XML
11 6 (2.13%) Gherkin
11 6 (2.13%) Kafka
11 6 (2.13%) Vert.x
11 6 (2.13%) YAML
12 5 (1.77%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 55 (19.50%) Public Cloud
2 23 (8.16%) Data Centre
3 22 (7.80%) Private Cloud
4 18 (6.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 18 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (5.32%) Linux Command Line
6 13 (4.61%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (2.84%) Enterprise Cloud
8 6 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.77%) Video\Live Streaming
10 3 (1.06%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.71%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.71%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.71%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.71%) Replication
11 2 (0.71%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.35%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.35%) Over-the-Top Content
12 1 (0.35%) Raspberry Pi
12 1 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 122 (43.26%) Linux
2 82 (29.08%) Windows
3 19 (6.74%) Unix
4 17 (6.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (5.32%) CentOS
6 14 (4.96%) Windows Server
7 11 (3.90%) Ubuntu
7 11 (3.90%) VMS
8 10 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (2.84%) Windows 10
10 6 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.71%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (0.71%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.71%) SUSE
12 1 (0.35%) Debian
12 1 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (50.00%) DevOps
2 127 (45.04%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (20.92%) Infrastructure as Code
4 52 (18.44%) Configuration Management
5 44 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
7 35 (12.41%) Load Balancing
8 32 (11.35%) Scrum
9 29 (10.28%) ITIL
9 29 (10.28%) Migration
9 29 (10.28%) Test Automation
10 28 (9.93%) Open Source
11 27 (9.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 25 (8.87%) Project Management
13 24 (8.51%) Microservices
14 23 (8.16%) TDD
14 23 (8.16%) Technology Roadmap
15 21 (7.45%) Software Engineering
16 20 (7.09%) Kanban
17 19 (6.74%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 145 (51.42%) Python
2 54 (19.15%) Java
3 47 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 47 (16.67%) SQL
4 33 (11.70%) Bash Shell
4 33 (11.70%) PowerShell
5 28 (9.93%) Go
6 25 (8.87%) C
6 25 (8.87%) Ruby
7 21 (7.45%) C#
8 13 (4.61%) Groovy
9 12 (4.26%) Perl
9 12 (4.26%) PHP
9 12 (4.26%) Scala
10 7 (2.48%) ES6
10 7 (2.48%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.13%) Java 8
12 5 (1.77%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.42%) C++
14 3 (1.06%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 29 (10.28%) Degree
2 25 (8.87%) Security Cleared
3 24 (8.51%) AWS Certification
4 13 (4.61%) SC Cleared
5 11 (3.90%) DV Cleared
6 10 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.48%) MCSA
8 7 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (2.13%) MCP
9 6 (2.13%) MCSE
10 3 (1.06%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.71%) CCNA
11 2 (0.71%) CCNP
11 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.71%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (0.71%) VCAP
11 2 (0.71%) VCP6
12 1 (0.35%) MCIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.32%) QA
2 6 (2.13%) Government Security Classifications
2 6 (2.13%) NCSC
2 6 (2.13%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 96 (34.04%) Docker
2 30 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (9.22%) Virtual Machines
4 25 (8.87%) Hyper-V
5 21 (7.45%) Active Directory
6 16 (5.67%) XenApp
7 8 (2.84%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (2.84%) vSphere
8 6 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (1.77%) OpenSSH
10 2 (0.71%) KVM
10 2 (0.71%) Xen
11 1 (0.35%) NFS
11 1 (0.35%) vCloud
11 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.35%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.35%) zsh
Systems Management
1 111 (39.36%) Terraform
2 89 (31.56%) Kubernetes
3 62 (21.99%) Ansible
4 43 (15.25%) Opscode Chef
5 42 (14.89%) Puppet
6 37 (13.12%) Kibana
7 35 (12.41%) Nagios
8 32 (11.35%) logstash
9 17 (6.03%) Packer
10 14 (4.96%) SCCM
11 13 (4.61%) Grafana
12 12 (4.26%) ZABBIX
13 11 (3.90%) SCOM
14 10 (3.55%) Rancher
15 9 (3.19%) Istio
16 8 (2.84%) Prometheus
16 8 (2.84%) SCOrch
16 8 (2.84%) SCVMM
17 6 (2.13%) StatsD
17 6 (2.13%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 56 (19.86%) Splunk
2 33 (11.70%) VMware
3 32 (11.35%) Microsoft
4 17 (6.03%) Google
4 17 (6.03%) Oracle
4 17 (6.03%) Red Hat
5 16 (5.67%) Citrix
6 15 (5.32%) AppDynamics
6 15 (5.32%) HP
7 7 (2.48%) Cisco
8 5 (1.77%) Fortinet
8 5 (1.77%) New Relic
8 5 (1.77%) SaltStack
8 5 (1.77%) SAP
9 4 (1.42%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.42%) F5
9 4 (1.42%) PagerDuty
9 4 (1.42%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.42%) Veeam
10 3 (1.06%) Sony