The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS CloudFormation over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 590 788 878
Rank change year-on-year +198 +90  
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 299 135 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.14% 0.087%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.00% 1.15% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 238 123 78
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.16% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £46,150 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  

AWS CloudFormation is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 14953 11716 9656
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.00% 11.90% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12390 9938 7827
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing AWS CloudFormation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in the UK

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for AWS CloudFormation in the UK

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the UK

AWS CloudFormation
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +202 295 £57,500 -4.16% 47
London +118 191 £60,000 -7.69% 28
East of England +20 31 £52,500 -4.54% 5
City of London +46 28 £57,500 +15.00% 4
North West -14 25 £46,000 +15.00% 8
Hertfordshire - 22 £55,000 - 1
Manchester -3 21 £46,000 +15.00% 4
South East +52 18 £57,500 -11.53%
Hatfield - 17 £55,000 - 1
South West +19 12 £46,000 +6.97% 2
Gloucestershire - 9 £46,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +19 7 £55,000 - 1
Leeds +13 7 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire +6 7 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Cheltenham - 7 £46,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +15 6 - -
Oxford - 6 - -
Berkshire - 5 £57,500 -
Hackney - 5 - -
Norwich +3 4 £40,000 - 2
Norfolk 0 4 £40,000 - 2
Rochdale - 4 £46,000 - 1
Cheshire - 4 £39,500 - 1
Chester - 4 £39,500 - 1
Stockport - 4 £35,000 - 1
Watford - 4 - -
Canary Wharf -7 3 £57,500 -14.81%
Twickenham - 3 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £70,000 - 1
Cambridge - 3 £70,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 455 (97.22%) Amazon AWS
2 344 (73.50%) DevOps
3 330 (70.51%) Linux
4 255 (54.49%) Python
5 240 (51.28%) Puppet
6 222 (47.44%) Agile Software Development
7 212 (45.30%) Docker
8 196 (41.88%) Ansible
9 182 (38.89%) Amazon EC2
10 170 (36.32%) Jenkins
11 158 (33.76%) Opscode Chef
12 150 (32.05%) Terraform
13 148 (31.62%) Amazon RDS
14 147 (31.41%) Ruby
15 146 (31.20%) Bash Shell
16 143 (30.56%) Windows
17 137 (29.27%) Amazon S3
18 135 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
18 135 (28.85%) Java
19 134 (28.63%) Configuration Management
20 118 (25.21%) Web Services
21 109 (23.29%) Git (software)
22 101 (21.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
23 95 (20.30%) Scrum
24 93 (19.87%) Kubernetes
25 90 (19.23%) PowerShell
26 89 (19.02%) Continuous Delivery
27 85 (18.16%) MySQL
28 80 (17.09%) Microsoft Azure
29 79 (16.88%) Software Engineering

AWS CloudFormation
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 64 (13.68%) Apache
2 49 (10.47%) Elasticsearch
2 49 (10.47%) nginx
3 48 (10.26%) IIS
4 35 (7.48%) Confluence
5 22 (4.70%) OpenStack
6 21 (4.49%) Apache Solr
7 16 (3.42%) Tomcat
8 11 (2.35%) Jetty
9 10 (2.14%) Skype for Business
10 6 (1.28%) WebSphere
11 5 (1.07%) SAS
12 4 (0.85%) CMS
12 4 (0.85%) Drupal
12 4 (0.85%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.85%) JBoss
12 4 (0.85%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.85%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (1.07%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 18 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.64%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.43%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.21%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 455 (97.22%) Amazon AWS
2 182 (38.89%) Amazon EC2
3 137 (29.27%) Amazon S3
4 101 (21.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 80 (17.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 75 (16.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 70 (14.96%) AWS Lambda
8 69 (14.74%) Amazon SQS
9 46 (9.83%) Route 53
10 43 (9.19%) Amazon ELB
11 38 (8.12%) IaaS
12 37 (7.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 37 (7.91%) PaaS
13 32 (6.84%) SaaS
14 30 (6.41%) Google Cloud Platform
15 22 (4.70%) Datadog
16 19 (4.06%) Office 365
17 18 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
18 17 (3.63%) AWS CloudTrail
19 13 (2.78%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 64 (13.68%) Firewall
2 50 (10.68%) DNS
3 30 (6.41%) Internet
4 27 (5.77%) HTTP
4 27 (5.77%) TCP/IP
5 20 (4.27%) DHCP
6 19 (4.06%) LDAP
6 19 (4.06%) WAN
7 18 (3.85%) VPN
8 15 (3.21%) LAN
9 14 (2.99%) Intrusion Detection
9 14 (2.99%) Network Security
10 13 (2.78%) SAN
11 11 (2.35%) VLAN
12 10 (2.14%) Unified Communications
12 10 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (1.92%) IP Telephony
14 8 (1.71%) Kerberos
14 8 (1.71%) OpenVPN
14 8 (1.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (31.62%) Amazon RDS
2 85 (18.16%) MySQL
3 57 (12.18%) MongoDB
4 46 (9.83%) SQL Server
5 30 (6.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 29 (6.20%) NoSQL
7 25 (5.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 25 (5.34%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (4.70%) Big Data
9 17 (3.63%) Redis
10 12 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
11 10 (2.14%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.28%) Relational Database
13 5 (1.07%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (1.07%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.64%) Endeca
14 3 (0.64%) MarkLogic
15 2 (0.43%) Blockchain
15 2 (0.43%) Hazelcast
15 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 170 (36.32%) Jenkins
2 109 (23.29%) Git (software)
3 59 (12.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 46 (9.83%) JIRA
5 45 (9.62%) TeamCity
6 37 (7.91%) Vagrant
7 18 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
8 15 (3.21%) Maven
9 13 (2.78%) SonarQube
10 9 (1.92%) Bitbucket
10 9 (1.92%) GoCD
11 8 (1.71%) Gradle
11 8 (1.71%) Selenium
11 8 (1.71%) Subversion
12 7 (1.50%) Artifactory
12 7 (1.50%) Hudson
12 7 (1.50%) Spock
13 6 (1.28%) Travis CI
14 5 (1.07%) Gatling
14 5 (1.07%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 36 (7.69%) Marketing
2 30 (6.41%) Finance
3 23 (4.91%) Advertising
4 16 (3.42%) Games
5 13 (2.78%) Retail
6 8 (1.71%) Publishing
7 6 (1.28%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.07%) Music Industry
9 4 (0.85%) Electronics
9 4 (0.85%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.64%) Back Office
10 3 (0.64%) Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Law
11 1 (0.21%) Legal
11 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 248 (52.99%) DevOps Engineer
2 117 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 104 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
4 97 (20.73%) AWS DevOps
5 83 (17.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 71 (15.17%) Senior DevOps
7 69 (14.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 49 (10.47%) Developer
9 48 (10.26%) Platform Engineer
10 46 (9.83%) Linux Engineer
11 34 (7.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 33 (7.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 31 (6.62%) Senior Cloud Engineer
14 27 (5.77%) Software Engineer
15 24 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 22 (4.70%) Architect
17 20 (4.27%) Java Developer
18 19 (4.06%) Lead DevOps
18 19 (4.06%) Senior Platform Engineer
19 18 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (25.21%) Web Services
2 67 (14.32%) Node.js
3 50 (10.68%) HTML
4 49 (10.47%) .NET
5 42 (8.97%) LAMP
6 40 (8.55%) CSS
7 37 (7.91%) RESTful
8 36 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
9 29 (6.20%) Elastic Stack
10 22 (4.70%) ASP.NET
11 21 (4.49%) jQuery
12 19 (4.06%) Kafka
12 19 (4.06%) REST
12 19 (4.06%) Spring
13 16 (3.42%) LEMP Stack
14 14 (2.99%) AngularJS
15 13 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
15 13 (2.78%) HornetQ
15 13 (2.78%) Serverless Framework
15 13 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
2 35 (7.48%) Computer Science
3 24 (5.13%) Public Cloud
4 22 (4.70%) PKI
5 21 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (4.49%) Data Centre
6 14 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
6 14 (2.99%) Mobile App
7 13 (2.78%) Virtual Team
8 11 (2.35%) Management Information System
9 10 (2.14%) Fat Client
9 10 (2.14%) Fintech
9 10 (2.14%) Thin Client
9 10 (2.14%) User Experience
10 9 (1.92%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (1.71%) BYOD
12 7 (1.50%) Social Media
13 6 (1.28%) Hedge funds
13 6 (1.28%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 330 (70.51%) Linux
2 143 (30.56%) Windows
3 65 (13.89%) Windows Server
4 59 (12.61%) Ubuntu
5 42 (8.97%) CentOS
6 33 (7.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (6.62%) Unix
8 26 (5.56%) Debian
9 25 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (3.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (1.28%) CoreOS
12 5 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.64%) Android
13 3 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.43%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.21%) VMS
15 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (73.50%) DevOps
2 222 (47.44%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
4 134 (28.63%) Configuration Management
5 95 (20.30%) Scrum
6 89 (19.02%) Continuous Delivery
7 79 (16.88%) Software Engineering
8 61 (13.03%) Microservices
9 50 (10.68%) TDD
10 48 (10.26%) E-Commerce
10 48 (10.26%) ITIL
11 47 (10.04%) Test Automation
12 46 (9.83%) Open Source
13 40 (8.55%) Kanban
14 39 (8.33%) Mentoring
15 38 (8.12%) High Availability
16 35 (7.48%) Continuous Deployment
17 31 (6.62%) BDD
18 27 (5.77%) Auto-Scaling
19 23 (4.91%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 255 (54.49%) Python
2 147 (31.41%) Ruby
3 146 (31.20%) Bash Shell
4 135 (28.85%) Java
5 90 (19.23%) PowerShell
6 70 (14.96%) JavaScript
7 63 (13.46%) Perl
8 62 (13.25%) Go
9 56 (11.97%) SQL
10 54 (11.54%) C#
11 50 (10.68%) PHP
12 28 (5.98%) Groovy
13 15 (3.21%) Scala
14 11 (2.35%) C++
15 7 (1.50%) VBScript
16 6 (1.28%) C
17 5 (1.07%) AWK
17 5 (1.07%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.85%) GraphQL
18 4 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (7.69%) Degree
2 35 (7.48%) AWS Certification
3 16 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (2.78%) CISSP
5 12 (2.56%) CISM
6 11 (2.35%) CISA
7 9 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (1.92%) GSLC
8 7 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.28%) MCSE
10 5 (1.07%) Master's Degree
10 5 (1.07%) MCP
10 5 (1.07%) MCSA
10 5 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.85%) CCNA
11 4 (0.85%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.64%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.43%) CCNP
13 2 (0.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.49%) QA
2 17 (3.63%) PCI DSS
3 13 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.92%) COBIT
4 9 (1.92%) GCP
4 9 (1.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 9 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (0.85%) SLA
6 1 (0.21%) FISMA
6 1 (0.21%) GDPR
6 1 (0.21%) NIST 800
System Software
1 212 (45.30%) Docker
2 61 (13.03%) Active Directory
3 40 (8.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
5 23 (4.91%) Hyper-V
6 22 (4.70%) etcd
7 17 (3.63%) flannel
8 15 (3.21%) vSphere
9 11 (2.35%) VirtualBox
10 10 (2.14%) Varnish
10 10 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (1.71%) Xen
12 7 (1.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 5 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
14 4 (0.85%) iptables
14 4 (0.85%) LXC
15 3 (0.64%) XenApp
16 1 (0.21%) KVM
16 1 (0.21%) PowerDNS
Systems Management
1 240 (51.28%) Puppet
2 196 (41.88%) Ansible
3 158 (33.76%) Opscode Chef
4 150 (32.05%) Terraform
5 93 (19.87%) Kubernetes
6 47 (10.04%) Consul
7 43 (9.19%) Nagios
8 41 (8.76%) Salt
9 30 (6.41%) Mesos
10 27 (5.77%) Packer
11 26 (5.56%) Docker Swarm
12 24 (5.13%) HAProxy
13 17 (3.63%) Sysdig
14 11 (2.35%) SCCM
14 11 (2.35%) StatsD
15 10 (2.14%) Grafana
15 10 (2.14%) logstash
16 9 (1.92%) Graphite
16 9 (1.92%) Kibana
16 9 (1.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 58 (12.39%) Microsoft
2 50 (10.68%) VMware
3 36 (7.69%) Google
4 35 (7.48%) New Relic
5 26 (5.56%) Cisco
6 25 (5.34%) Oracle
7 22 (4.70%) Citrix
8 21 (4.49%) Atlassian
9 14 (2.99%) CheckPoint
9 14 (2.99%) Red Hat
10 11 (2.35%) Splunk
11 10 (2.14%) Trend Micro
12 9 (1.92%) NetApp
13 7 (1.50%) Rackspace
13 7 (1.50%) SaltStack
13 7 (1.50%) Twitter
14 6 (1.28%) SAP
15 5 (1.07%) EMC
15 5 (1.07%) HP
16 4 (0.85%) Juniper
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
England
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £95000 per annum + Flexible benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Pension, Medical health insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Holiday, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Winton Capital Management
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Alpha IT Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Bintelgroup - EAPT SOLUTIONS
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Ealing, London
Gold
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + Holidays, Pension, Flexibility, Coaching
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ronald James Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Winton
Salary: £0 - £120,000+ per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council
Posted: 8 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago