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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 10 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Linux AMI
UK
6 months to
10 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1183 996 777
Rank change year-on-year -187 -219 +337
Permanent jobs citing Amazon Linux 46 12 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.011% 0.017%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.15% 0.058% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 8
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,125 £32,125
25th Percentile £43,750 £40,000 £34,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £56,250 £39,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +44.23% -42.22%
75th Percentile £78,125 £73,750 £43,125
90th Percentile £94,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £56,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year -24.44% +44.23% -42.22%

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 30,007 20,805 13,721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.65% 18.22% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16,009 15,084 11,298
10th Percentile £26,600 £26,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,960 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%
75th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £66,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - - +8.43%

Amazon Linux
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon Linux in the UK

Amazon Linux
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon Linux.

Salary trend for Amazon Linux in the UK

Amazon Linux
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon Linux over the 6 months to 10 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Amazon Linux in the UK

Amazon Linux
Top 9 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 10 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -176 46 £50,000 -11.11% 1
Work from Home -189 39 £50,000 -
London - 28 £92,500 -
UK excluding London -96 10 £42,500 -24.44% 1
Yorkshire -35 4 £47,500 +18.75%
North of England -62 4 £47,500 +18.75%
South East -60 3 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
Midlands - 3 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 10 August 2022, 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 46 (100.00%) Linux
1 46 (100.00%) AWS
2 39 (84.78%) Python
3 38 (82.61%) Docker
4 37 (80.43%) DevOps
5 36 (78.26%) Terraform
6 33 (71.74%) Windows
6 33 (71.74%) Ansible
7 32 (69.57%) PowerShell
8 31 (67.39%) Bash
9 29 (63.04%) CentOS
10 28 (60.87%) Amazon EC2
11 27 (58.70%) Infrastructure as Code
12 25 (54.35%) AWS CloudFormation
13 24 (52.17%) DNS
14 23 (50.00%) Ubuntu
14 23 (50.00%) Windows Server
15 22 (47.83%) Configuration Management
15 22 (47.83%) VPN
15 22 (47.83%) Red Hat
15 22 (47.83%) GitHub
16 21 (45.65%) DHCP
17 20 (43.48%) Subversion
18 17 (36.96%) Firewall
18 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
19 16 (34.78%) Apache
20 15 (32.61%) LAMP
20 15 (32.61%) Amazon RDS
20 15 (32.61%) Amazon S3
20 15 (32.61%) Azure

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 16 (34.78%) Apache
2 13 (28.26%) IIS
3 7 (15.22%) Tomcat
4 5 (10.87%) nginx
5 4 (8.70%) Apache Spark
6 3 (6.52%) Confluence
7 1 (2.17%) JBoss
7 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 46 (100.00%) AWS
2 28 (60.87%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (54.35%) AWS CloudFormation
4 22 (47.83%) GitHub
5 15 (32.61%) Amazon S3
5 15 (32.61%) Azure
6 14 (30.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 13 (28.26%) Route 53
8 10 (21.74%) Serverless
9 8 (17.39%) Amazon ECS
10 7 (15.22%) AWS Fargate
10 7 (15.22%) GCP
11 6 (13.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (13.04%) Amazon ELB
11 6 (13.04%) SaaS
12 5 (10.87%) AWS CodeDeploy
12 5 (10.87%) Azure DevOps
12 5 (10.87%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (10.87%) Microsoft 365
13 4 (8.70%) AWS CodeBuild
Communications & Networking
1 24 (52.17%) DNS
2 22 (47.83%) VPN
3 21 (45.65%) DHCP
4 17 (36.96%) Firewall
5 8 (17.39%) VLAN
6 5 (10.87%) NetScaler
7 4 (8.70%) IPv4
8 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.17%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) Amazon RDS
2 13 (28.26%) MySQL
3 11 (23.91%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (17.39%) InfluxDB
4 8 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
6 4 (8.70%) Amazon Aurora
6 4 (8.70%) DynamoDB
6 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
6 4 (8.70%) Redis
6 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 20 (43.48%) Subversion
2 12 (26.09%) GitLab
2 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
3 7 (15.22%) Bitbucket
3 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
3 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (10.87%) Bitbucket Server
4 5 (10.87%) JIRA
4 5 (10.87%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (10.87%) TeamCity
5 4 (8.70%) Travis CI
5 4 (8.70%) webpack
6 1 (2.17%) Selenium
6 1 (2.17%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (26.09%) Social Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 30 (65.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (28.26%) Senior DevOps
2 13 (28.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Lead DevOps
3 5 (10.87%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Technician
4 3 (6.52%) IT Technician
4 3 (6.52%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) IT Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) IT Support
5 2 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Architect
6 1 (2.17%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (2.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) LAMP
2 9 (19.57%) .NET
3 5 (10.87%) Web Services
4 4 (8.70%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (8.70%) Serverless Framework
5 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.35%) Node.js
6 1 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (10.87%) CMDB
2 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) BYOD
4 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (71.74%) Windows
3 29 (63.04%) CentOS
4 23 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 23 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2016
7 7 (15.22%) Debian
8 4 (8.70%) Alpine Linux
8 4 (8.70%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (80.43%) DevOps
2 27 (58.70%) Infrastructure as Code
3 22 (47.83%) Configuration Management
4 12 (26.09%) Load Balancing
5 11 (23.91%) CI/CD
5 11 (23.91%) Containerisation
5 11 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (21.74%) Business Transformation
7 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (17.39%) Observability
7 8 (17.39%) Technical Leadership
8 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.22%) Web Development
9 5 (10.87%) Artefact Management
9 5 (10.87%) Information Security
9 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.87%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (10.87%) Quality Management
10 4 (8.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 39 (84.78%) Python
2 32 (69.57%) PowerShell
3 31 (67.39%) Bash
4 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.39%) Java
6 7 (15.22%) Ruby
7 5 (10.87%) Go
7 5 (10.87%) Perl
7 5 (10.87%) SQL
8 2 (4.35%) C#
8 2 (4.35%) C++
8 2 (4.35%) Groovy
9 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
1 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) AWS Certification
2 5 (10.87%) MCSE
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.87%) RHCE
3 4 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (82.61%) Docker
2 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) Dovecot
3 1 (2.17%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 36 (78.26%) Terraform
2 33 (71.74%) Ansible
3 14 (30.43%) Grafana
3 14 (30.43%) Prometheus
4 10 (21.74%) Kibana
5 9 (19.57%) Kubernetes
6 6 (13.04%) HAProxy
7 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (10.87%) Packer
7 5 (10.87%) Puppet
8 4 (8.70%) Nagios
9 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Red Hat
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.57%) Splunk
4 8 (17.39%) Dynatrace
4 8 (17.39%) ServiceNow
4 8 (17.39%) VMware
5 5 (10.87%) Google
5 5 (10.87%) Oracle
6 3 (6.52%) Atlassian
6 3 (6.52%) HP
6 3 (6.52%) ProCurve
7 2 (4.35%) AppDynamics
8 1 (2.17%) Actifio
8 1 (2.17%) Sophos