Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 69 110
Rank change year-on-year +44 +41 +4
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 166 94 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 8.18% 3.56% 1.74%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.88% 38.06% 25.13%
Number of salaries quoted 155 84 35
Wales median annual salary £49,039 £40,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.34% +8.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £30,795 £27,500 £15,850
90th Percentile £57,946 £85,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

Amazon AWS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 427 247 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 21.03% 9.36% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 389 195 158
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £64,500 £56,300
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% +2.04% +3.16%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Wales

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Wales

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Wales over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Wales

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Wales region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
South Wales +27 84 £40,000 -11.11% 8
West Wales +34 81 £49,039 +22.60% 2
North Wales -1 1 £32,500 -19.75% 1
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 93 (56.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (44.58%) Linux
3 70 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (37.95%) Puppet
4 63 (37.95%) Ansible
5 62 (37.35%) Service Delivery
6 57 (34.34%) Business Transformation
7 56 (33.73%) Jenkins
8 51 (30.72%) Unix
9 48 (28.92%) SEO
10 45 (27.11%) Java
11 43 (25.90%) Server Virtualisation
12 38 (22.89%) Software Engineering
13 37 (22.29%) DevOps
14 36 (21.69%) Mentoring
15 35 (21.08%) OO
16 29 (17.47%) Customer Requirements
16 29 (17.47%) Windows
16 29 (17.47%) OOP
16 29 (17.47%) VMware
17 28 (16.87%) Microsoft
18 23 (13.86%) Cisco
18 23 (13.86%) C#
18 23 (13.86%) SQL Server
18 23 (13.86%) Software Delivery
19 21 (12.65%) AngularJS
19 21 (12.65%) Scrum
20 20 (12.05%) Red Hat
20 20 (12.05%) Python
20 20 (12.05%) Opscode Chef

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 11 (6.63%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (6.02%) IIS
3 7 (4.22%) JBoss
4 5 (3.01%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.81%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.81%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.60%) Apache
6 1 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.60%) CMS
6 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.60%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 93 (56.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (8.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (7.23%) IaaS
4 10 (6.02%) Office 365
4 10 (6.02%) SaaS
5 8 (4.82%) PaaS
6 5 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (3.01%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 5 (3.01%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (3.01%) Amazon S3
6 5 (3.01%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (3.01%) AWS OpsWorks
6 5 (3.01%) Bluemix
6 5 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.01%) IBM Cloud
6 5 (3.01%) Route 53
6 5 (3.01%) Serverless
7 2 (1.20%) Heroku
7 2 (1.20%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.63%) DNS
2 7 (4.22%) HTTP
3 6 (3.61%) SAN
4 5 (3.01%) DHCP
4 5 (3.01%) Wireshark
5 4 (2.41%) Firewall
5 4 (2.41%) NAS
5 4 (2.41%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.41%) VPN
6 2 (1.20%) LAN
6 2 (1.20%) SMS
7 1 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.60%) IPsec
7 1 (0.60%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.60%) SNMP
7 1 (0.60%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (0.60%) SSH
7 1 (0.60%) VLAN
7 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.86%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.24%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.42%) MySQL
4 8 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.61%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (3.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (3.01%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (2.41%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (2.41%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.81%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.81%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.20%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.20%) Big Data
9 2 (1.20%) GIS
9 2 (1.20%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.60%) Redis
10 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 56 (33.73%) Jenkins
2 12 (7.23%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.63%) Maven
4 9 (5.42%) Ant
5 5 (3.01%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.01%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.81%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.20%) Selenium
8 2 (1.20%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.20%) Subversion
8 2 (1.20%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.60%) Bower
9 1 (0.60%) GitLab
9 1 (0.60%) JIRA
9 1 (0.60%) JUnit
9 1 (0.60%) Xcode
General
1 15 (9.04%) Finance
1 15 (9.04%) Games
2 2 (1.20%) Financial Institution
2 2 (1.20%) Welsh Language
3 1 (0.60%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (0.60%) Law
3 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (29.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 41 (24.70%) Cloud Engineer
3 32 (19.28%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 28 (16.87%) Developer
5 27 (16.27%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 27 (16.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 26 (15.66%) Software Engineer
7 23 (13.86%) Lead Software Engineer
7 23 (13.86%) Senior Software Engineer
8 19 (11.45%) DevOps Engineer
9 13 (7.83%) Senior Developer
10 12 (7.23%) Team Leader
11 11 (6.63%) .NET Developer
11 11 (6.63%) Infrastructure Team Leader
12 9 (5.42%) Linux Engineer
12 9 (5.42%) Support Engineer
12 9 (5.42%) Wintel Engineer
12 9 (5.42%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (4.22%) Graduate
13 7 (4.22%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.65%) AngularJS
2 17 (10.24%) .NET
3 16 (9.64%) Web Services
4 15 (9.04%) RESTful
5 14 (8.43%) CSS
6 13 (7.83%) HTML
7 11 (6.63%) ASP.NET
7 11 (6.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (4.82%) .NET Framework
8 8 (4.82%) Entity Framework
8 8 (4.82%) Node.js
8 8 (4.82%) REST
8 8 (4.82%) WCF
9 7 (4.22%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (4.22%) Spring
10 6 (3.61%) Laravel
10 6 (3.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (3.61%) WPF
11 5 (3.01%) Kafka
11 5 (3.01%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.63%) Fintech
2 9 (5.42%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.82%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.61%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.01%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.41%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.41%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.41%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.81%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.81%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.20%) Clustering
8 2 (1.20%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.20%) Digital TV
8 2 (1.20%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.20%) Replication
8 2 (1.20%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 74 (44.58%) Linux
2 51 (30.72%) Unix
3 29 (17.47%) Windows
4 14 (8.43%) Windows Server
5 11 (6.63%) CentOS
6 10 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (4.82%) Ubuntu
7 8 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.61%) Debian
9 2 (1.20%) Android
9 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.20%) DC/OS
9 2 (1.20%) VMS
9 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (37.35%) Service Delivery
3 57 (34.34%) Business Transformation
4 48 (28.92%) SEO
5 43 (25.90%) Server Virtualisation
6 38 (22.89%) Software Engineering
7 37 (22.29%) DevOps
8 36 (21.69%) Mentoring
9 35 (21.08%) OO
10 29 (17.47%) Customer Requirements
10 29 (17.47%) OOP
11 23 (13.86%) Software Delivery
12 21 (12.65%) Scrum
13 18 (10.84%) ITIL
14 16 (9.64%) Web Development
15 15 (9.04%) MVC
16 13 (7.83%) TDD
17 11 (6.63%) Configuration Management
17 11 (6.63%) Project Management
18 9 (5.42%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 45 (27.11%) Java
2 23 (13.86%) C#
3 20 (12.05%) Python
4 19 (11.45%) JavaScript
5 17 (10.24%) SQL
6 14 (8.43%) Bash Shell
7 12 (7.23%) PHP
7 12 (7.23%) PowerShell
8 11 (6.63%) Perl
9 7 (4.22%) C++
10 5 (3.01%) F#
10 5 (3.01%) Groovy
10 5 (3.01%) Ruby
10 5 (3.01%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.41%) Go
12 3 (1.81%) C
13 2 (1.20%) Erlang
14 1 (0.60%) AWK
14 1 (0.60%) Haskell
14 1 (0.60%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 6 (3.61%) Degree
2 4 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.81%) MCSA
3 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.20%) CCNA
4 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.20%) PhD
4 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.60%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.61%) SLA
2 2 (1.20%) GDPR
2 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.20%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.60%) PMO
3 1 (0.60%) PSD2
System Software
1 18 (10.84%) Docker
2 17 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.42%) Active Directory
4 8 (4.82%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.41%) vSphere
6 3 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.60%) KVM
7 1 (0.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 63 (37.95%) Ansible
1 63 (37.95%) Puppet
2 20 (12.05%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (10.24%) Terraform
4 11 (6.63%) SCCM
4 11 (6.63%) Tivoli
4 11 (6.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (3.01%) Kibana
5 5 (3.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.81%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.20%) SCOM
7 2 (1.20%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.20%) SCSM
8 1 (0.60%) Nagios
8 1 (0.60%) Packer
8 1 (0.60%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 29 (17.47%) VMware
2 28 (16.87%) Microsoft
3 23 (13.86%) Cisco
4 20 (12.05%) Red Hat
5 11 (6.63%) Avaya
5 11 (6.63%) Nortel
6 9 (5.42%) Google
7 6 (3.61%) Citrix
8 5 (3.01%) AppDynamics
8 5 (3.01%) CheckPoint
8 5 (3.01%) F5
8 5 (3.01%) Juniper
8 5 (3.01%) Splunk
8 5 (3.01%) Vyatta
9 3 (1.81%) HP
9 3 (1.81%) Oracle
10 2 (1.20%) Dell
11 1 (0.60%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.60%) IBM
11 1 (0.60%) Perforce