Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon CloudWatch
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 696 971 1080
Rank change year-on-year +275 +109 +165
Permanent jobs citing Amazon CloudWatch 435 223 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.13% 0.065%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.15% 0.64% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 337 147 81
UK median annual salary £66,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.54% +13.04% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +26.32% -32.14%

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 37,713 34,720 24,163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.90% 19.96% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 30,072 28,729 20,231
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,375 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon CloudWatch in the UK

Amazon CloudWatch
Top 14 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 18 January 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 +258 405 £70,000 +7.69% 85
London +142 231 £70,000 -6.67% 58
UK excluding London +157 197 £60,000 - 30
South East +63 49 £47,500 -20.83% 11
Midlands +71 46 £58,750 +15.76% 3
West Midlands +64 42 £57,500 +15.00% 3
North of England +57 41 £65,000 +75.68% 3
North West +39 40 £70,000 +89.19% 2
East of England +34 23 £60,000 -4.00% 7
South West +45 14 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Wales - 14 £55,000 - 3
Scotland - 10 £53,750 -
East Midlands +22 4 £85,000 +30.77%
Yorkshire - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 432 (99.31%) Amazon AWS
2 302 (69.43%) DevOps
3 279 (64.14%) Linux
4 252 (57.93%) Amazon S3
5 246 (56.55%) AWS CloudFormation
6 242 (55.63%) Ansible
7 233 (53.56%) Amazon EC2
7 233 (53.56%) Agile Software Development
8 224 (51.49%) Amazon RDS
9 200 (45.98%) Microsoft Azure
10 192 (44.14%) Python
11 190 (43.68%) Jenkins
12 188 (43.22%) Windows
13 181 (41.61%) SQL
14 155 (35.63%) New Relic
15 150 (34.48%) Amazon SQS
15 150 (34.48%) Git (software)
16 142 (32.64%) Docker
17 139 (31.95%) Virtual Machines
18 126 (28.97%) Web Services
19 122 (28.05%) Active Directory
20 118 (27.13%) Private Cloud
21 117 (26.90%) Azure Active Directory
22 113 (25.98%) TeamCity
23 111 (25.52%) Puppet
24 110 (25.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
25 108 (24.83%) Octopus Deploy
26 105 (24.14%) JIRA
27 104 (23.91%) Confluence
27 104 (23.91%) Serverless

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
1 104 (23.91%) Confluence
2 95 (21.84%) IIS
3 78 (17.93%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (3.91%) Apache
5 14 (3.22%) nginx
5 14 (3.22%) Tomcat
6 13 (2.99%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.84%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.61%) Skype for Business
9 6 (1.38%) CMS
9 6 (1.38%) JBoss
9 6 (1.38%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.38%) WildFly
9 6 (1.38%) WordPress
10 5 (1.15%) Drupal
10 5 (1.15%) Jetty
10 5 (1.15%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.92%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.92%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (2.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.38%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.92%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 432 (99.31%) Amazon AWS
2 252 (57.93%) Amazon S3
3 246 (56.55%) AWS CloudFormation
4 233 (53.56%) Amazon EC2
5 200 (45.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 150 (34.48%) Amazon SQS
7 117 (26.90%) Azure Active Directory
8 104 (23.91%) Serverless
9 103 (23.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 94 (21.61%) AWS Lambda
11 53 (12.18%) Cloud Computing
12 48 (11.03%) Amazon Kinesis
12 48 (11.03%) GitHub
13 43 (9.89%) AWS CloudTrail
14 38 (8.74%) PaaS
15 36 (8.28%) CloudFront
16 35 (8.05%) Amazon ELB
17 34 (7.82%) Route 53
18 33 (7.59%) SaaS
19 31 (7.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.44%) Firewall
2 21 (4.83%) DNS
3 20 (4.60%) TCP/IP
4 18 (4.14%) VPN
5 17 (3.91%) DHCP
6 8 (1.84%) LAN
6 8 (1.84%) WAN
7 5 (1.15%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (1.15%) SAN
8 4 (0.92%) iSCSI
8 4 (0.92%) NAS
8 4 (0.92%) VoIP
9 3 (0.69%) FCoE
9 3 (0.69%) Network Security
9 3 (0.69%) Skype
10 2 (0.46%) IPsec
11 1 (0.23%) SMPP
11 1 (0.23%) SMTP
11 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (51.49%) Amazon RDS
2 98 (22.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 62 (14.25%) MySQL
4 33 (7.59%) Redis
5 31 (7.13%) Azure SQL Database
6 29 (6.67%) Big Data
7 27 (6.21%) Amazon Athena
8 22 (5.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 22 (5.06%) MariaDB
9 20 (4.60%) NoSQL
10 19 (4.37%) SQL Server
11 17 (3.91%) Couchbase
11 17 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (2.99%) Amazon Aurora
12 13 (2.99%) Relational Database
13 12 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (2.07%) InfluxDB
15 8 (1.84%) Amazon Redshift
15 8 (1.84%) MongoDB
16 6 (1.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 190 (43.68%) Jenkins
2 150 (34.48%) Git (software)
3 113 (25.98%) TeamCity
4 110 (25.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 108 (24.83%) Octopus Deploy
6 105 (24.14%) JIRA
7 35 (8.05%) Sonatype Nexus
8 30 (6.90%) Maven
9 23 (5.29%) Visual Studio
10 21 (4.83%) GitLab
11 20 (4.60%) Vagrant
12 17 (3.91%) Travis CI
13 16 (3.68%) Selenium
14 15 (3.45%) Subversion
15 12 (2.76%) Visual Studio Team System
16 11 (2.53%) Bitbucket
16 11 (2.53%) JMeter
17 10 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
18 9 (2.07%) CircleCI
18 9 (2.07%) Cucumber
General
1 53 (12.18%) Finance
2 13 (2.99%) Retail
3 10 (2.30%) Banking
4 9 (2.07%) Advertising
4 9 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 4 (0.92%) Games
6 3 (0.69%) Billing
7 1 (0.23%) Automotive
7 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 148 (34.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 63 (14.48%) AWS Engineer
3 50 (11.49%) Developer
4 42 (9.66%) DevOps Manager
5 37 (8.51%) Architect
6 35 (8.05%) Cloud Engineer
7 26 (5.98%) AWS DevOps
7 26 (5.98%) Cloud Architect
8 23 (5.29%) Administrator
8 23 (5.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 23 (5.29%) Lead DevOps
8 23 (5.29%) Solutions Architect
9 22 (5.06%) Cloud Developer
9 22 (5.06%) Platform Engineer
10 21 (4.83%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 18 (4.14%) DBA
12 17 (3.91%) Senior DevOps
12 17 (3.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 15 (3.45%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 13 (2.99%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (28.97%) Web Services
2 96 (22.07%) Node.js
3 72 (16.55%) Elastic Stack
4 59 (13.56%) HTML
5 50 (11.49%) CSS
6 21 (4.83%) React
7 19 (4.37%) Spring
8 18 (4.14%) Middleware
8 18 (4.14%) YAML
9 17 (3.91%) LAMP
10 16 (3.68%) .NET
11 15 (3.45%) HTML5
11 15 (3.45%) Redux
12 14 (3.22%) JSON
12 14 (3.22%) SAML
13 13 (2.99%) Spring Boot
14 12 (2.76%) Kafka
15 11 (2.53%) ActiveMQ
15 11 (2.53%) RabbitMQ
16 9 (2.07%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 118 (27.13%) Private Cloud
2 52 (11.95%) Public Cloud
3 41 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (8.28%) Data Centre
5 33 (7.59%) Self-Motivation
6 26 (5.98%) Hybrid Cloud
7 21 (4.83%) Replication
8 15 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (2.53%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (1.84%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.15%) Fintech
11 5 (1.15%) Video\Live Streaming
12 4 (0.92%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.69%) Blog
13 3 (0.69%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.69%) PKI
13 3 (0.69%) User Experience
14 2 (0.46%) Cloud Native
14 2 (0.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 2 (0.46%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 279 (64.14%) Linux
2 188 (43.22%) Windows
3 52 (11.95%) Ubuntu
4 47 (10.80%) CentOS
5 39 (8.97%) Windows Server
6 38 (8.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (6.67%) Unix
8 22 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (3.45%) DC/OS
10 9 (2.07%) Amazon Linux
11 8 (1.84%) Debian
12 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.46%) Solaris
13 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (69.43%) DevOps
2 233 (53.56%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
3 90 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
4 89 (20.46%) Network Virtualisation
5 60 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
6 51 (11.72%) Configuration Management
7 47 (10.80%) Deployment Automation
8 46 (10.57%) Load Balancing
9 45 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
10 42 (9.66%) Continuous Improvement
11 39 (8.97%) Project Management
11 39 (8.97%) SDLC
12 38 (8.74%) ITIL
13 36 (8.28%) Test Automation
14 33 (7.59%) TOGAF
15 32 (7.36%) Technical Architecture
16 31 (7.13%) Line Management
16 31 (7.13%) Service Management
17 30 (6.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 192 (44.14%) Python
2 181 (41.61%) SQL
3 70 (16.09%) Bash Shell
4 68 (15.63%) Java
5 63 (14.48%) JavaScript
6 56 (12.87%) PowerShell
7 42 (9.66%) Ruby
8 36 (8.28%) Perl
9 27 (6.21%) PHP
10 20 (4.60%) C#
11 9 (2.07%) Go
11 9 (2.07%) VBScript
12 8 (1.84%) C++
13 7 (1.61%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.38%) Elixir
14 6 (1.38%) Erlang
14 6 (1.38%) R
14 6 (1.38%) Scala
14 6 (1.38%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.69%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 38 (8.74%) AWS Certification
2 32 (7.36%) Degree
3 15 (3.45%) ISEB
4 13 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.84%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.38%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.92%) MCSE
8 3 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.69%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.46%) CCNA
9 2 (0.46%) CCNP
9 2 (0.46%) CISA
9 2 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.46%) CISM
9 2 (0.46%) CISSP
10 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.36%) QA
2 18 (4.14%) GDPR
3 6 (1.38%) SLA
4 3 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 142 (32.64%) Docker
2 139 (31.95%) Virtual Machines
3 122 (28.05%) Active Directory
4 45 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 38 (8.74%) Hyper-V
6 15 (3.45%) VirtualBox
7 7 (1.61%) vSphere
8 4 (0.92%) XenApp
9 3 (0.69%) Samba
9 3 (0.69%) Varnish
9 3 (0.69%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.46%) Xen
11 1 (0.23%) iptables
Systems Management
1 242 (55.63%) Ansible
2 111 (25.52%) Puppet
3 97 (22.30%) Kubernetes
4 92 (21.15%) Opscode Chef
5 90 (20.69%) Terraform
6 44 (10.11%) Nagios
7 30 (6.90%) Packer
8 25 (5.75%) logstash
9 23 (5.29%) Kibana
10 22 (5.06%) Docker Swarm
11 21 (4.83%) Grafana
12 18 (4.14%) HAProxy
13 17 (3.91%) Sysdig
14 11 (2.53%) ZABBIX
15 9 (2.07%) Mesos
15 9 (2.07%) rkt
15 9 (2.07%) Single Sign-On
16 6 (1.38%) Business Desktop Deployment
16 6 (1.38%) SCOM
17 4 (0.92%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 155 (35.63%) New Relic
2 89 (20.46%) Trend Micro
3 71 (16.32%) Splunk
4 61 (14.02%) VMware
5 50 (11.49%) Microsoft
6 43 (9.89%) AppDynamics
7 39 (8.97%) Oracle
8 28 (6.44%) Google
9 20 (4.60%) WorldPay
10 16 (3.68%) IBM
11 13 (2.99%) Atlassian
11 13 (2.99%) Dynatrace
12 9 (2.07%) Citrix
12 9 (2.07%) Red Hat
12 9 (2.07%) Remedy
13 7 (1.61%) PagerDuty
14 6 (1.38%) Demandware
14 6 (1.38%) Qualys
14 6 (1.38%) TOWER Software
15 4 (0.92%) Apple