Period
to 6 August 2020

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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Linux AMI
UK
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 760 1074 1153
Rank change year-on-year +314 +79 +36
Permanent jobs citing Amazon Linux 11 18 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.013% 0.022%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.079% 0.055% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 28
Median annual salary £39,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.22% +12.50% +50.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £52,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £87,500 £72,550
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £61,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -36.33% +36.11% +12.50%

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 13,992 32,649 39,541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.32% 22.83% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 11,369 25,802 31,797
Median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +1.22% +2.50%

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
Top 4 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 6 August 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 +318 11 £39,000 -42.22% 3
UK excluding London +270 9 £39,000 -36.33% 4
South West - 9 £39,000 - 2
London +214 2 - -

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Python
1 11 (100.00%) AWS
1 11 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (90.91%) Go
2 10 (90.91%) CentOS
2 10 (90.91%) Git (software)
3 9 (81.82%) JSON
3 9 (81.82%) Selenium
3 9 (81.82%) Web Services
3 9 (81.82%) PHP
3 9 (81.82%) MySQL
3 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
3 9 (81.82%) Redis
3 9 (81.82%) RESTful
3 9 (81.82%) Node.js
4 7 (63.64%) C
4 7 (63.64%) Time Management
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (54.55%) ISMS
5 6 (54.55%) QMS
5 6 (54.55%) SOAP
5 6 (54.55%) ISO 9001
5 6 (54.55%) REST
5 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
5 6 (54.55%) LEMP Stack
5 6 (54.55%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (36.36%) SOA
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration

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 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
1 1 (9.09%) nginx
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) AWS
2 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (9.09%) Azure
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) MySQL
1 9 (81.82%) Redis
2 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (90.91%) Git (software)
3 9 (81.82%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) AWS Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Backend Developer
4 2 (18.18%) PHP Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) JSON
1 9 (81.82%) Node.js
1 9 (81.82%) RESTful
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) LEMP Stack
2 6 (54.55%) REST
2 6 (54.55%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) CentOS
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Time Management
2 6 (54.55%) ISMS
2 6 (54.55%) QMS
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (36.36%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Thinking
6 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 1 (9.09%) Cloud Operations
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) Go
3 9 (81.82%) PHP
4 7 (63.64%) C
5 2 (18.18%) Perl
6 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) ISO 9001
1 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Packer
2 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle