Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Amazon Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon Linux over the 6 months to 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Linux AMI
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1060 1142 1192
Rank change year-on-year +82 +50 +31
Permanent jobs citing Amazon Linux 10 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.013% 0.011%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.032% 0.058% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 19
UK median annual salary £67,500 £71,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +42.50% -
10th Percentile £43,500 £37,500 £36,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £106,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £61,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +44.12% -5.56% -10.00%

Amazon Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 31,282 37,773 43,510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.96% 22.92% 24.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24,743 30,463 35,064
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50% -

Amazon Linux
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Amazon Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon Linux in the UK

Amazon Linux
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon Linux.

Salary trend for Amazon Linux in the UK

Amazon Linux
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon Linux over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon Linux in the UK

Amazon Linux
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon Linux within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 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 +75 10 £67,500 -5.26% 5
UK excluding London +72 8 £61,250 +44.12% 19
South East +39 5 £67,500 +68.75%
London +85 2 £77,500 -22.50%
Midlands +41 2 £55,000 +22.22% 1
East Midlands - 2 £55,000 - 1
North West +38 1 - - 4
North of England +30 1 - - 4

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT jobs citing Amazon Linux 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 Linux.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) AWS
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 7 (70.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (70.00%) Terraform
2 7 (70.00%) Python
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon S3
3 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (60.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (50.00%) Serverless
4 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
5 4 (40.00%) CentOS
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 4 (40.00%) Route 53
6 3 (30.00%) Puppet
6 3 (30.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (30.00%) Ansible
6 3 (30.00%) Docker
6 3 (30.00%) Splunk
6 3 (30.00%) Kubernetes
6 3 (30.00%) Active Directory

Amazon Linux
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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Confluence
1 3 (30.00%) nginx
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (10.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) AWS
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (70.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon S3
3 6 (60.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (50.00%) Serverless
5 4 (40.00%) Route 53
6 2 (20.00%) Azure
7 1 (10.00%) Akamai
7 1 (10.00%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (10.00%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (10.00%) CloudFront
7 1 (10.00%) GCP
7 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) Subversion
4 2 (20.00%) Travis CI
5 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Python Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Kafka
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Sass
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (40.00%) CentOS
5 1 (10.00%) Fedora
5 1 (10.00%) SUSE
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) PHP 5
3 1 (10.00%) PHP 7
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (20.00%) NIST
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) Squid
2 1 (10.00%) zsh
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Terraform
2 3 (30.00%) Ansible
2 3 (30.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (30.00%) Puppet
3 2 (20.00%) Kibana
4 1 (10.00%) Grafana
4 1 (10.00%) logstash
4 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (10.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (30.00%) Splunk
2 2 (20.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (20.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Zend