Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 71 95
Rank change year-on-year +47 +24 +15
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 165 83 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 8.31% 3.22% 2.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.77% 33.47% 28.63%
Number of salaries quoted 153 74 52
Wales median annual salary £49,039 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +2.86% +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,100 £27,875 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,946 £68,875 £75,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +6.80%

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 377 248 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.98% 9.62% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 347 201 187
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,678 £60,000 £58,950
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +28 82 £42,000 -6.67% 3
West Wales - 82 £49,039 - 1
North Wales - 1 £32,500 - 1
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 89 (53.94%) Linux
2 83 (50.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 69 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (41.82%) Ansible
4 67 (40.61%) Puppet
4 67 (40.61%) Service Delivery
5 59 (35.76%) Jenkins
6 57 (34.55%) Unix
7 53 (32.12%) Business Transformation
8 52 (31.52%) SEO
9 46 (27.88%) Java
9 46 (27.88%) Server Virtualisation
10 40 (24.24%) Software Engineering
11 37 (22.42%) OO
12 36 (21.82%) DevOps
13 35 (21.21%) Windows
14 31 (18.79%) VMware
14 31 (18.79%) Mentoring
15 29 (17.58%) Microsoft
16 27 (16.36%) OOP
17 26 (15.76%) Python
18 25 (15.15%) ITIL
18 25 (15.15%) Customer Requirements
19 24 (14.55%) Cisco
20 22 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
21 21 (12.73%) Terraform
21 21 (12.73%) Software Delivery
22 20 (12.12%) Web Services
22 20 (12.12%) Red Hat
23 18 (10.91%) 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 12 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (6.06%) IIS
3 8 (4.85%) JBoss
4 5 (3.03%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.42%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.82%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.82%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.82%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.21%) Apache
7 2 (1.21%) CMS
8 1 (0.61%) Drupal
8 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.61%) nginx
8 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.61%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 83 (50.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 11 (6.67%) Office 365
3 9 (5.45%) IaaS
3 9 (5.45%) SaaS
4 7 (4.24%) PaaS
5 6 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (3.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (2.42%) Amazon S3
7 4 (2.42%) Bluemix
7 4 (2.42%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (1.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (1.82%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (1.82%) AWS OpsWorks
8 3 (1.82%) Route 53
9 2 (1.21%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.21%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.85%) SAN
2 7 (4.24%) DNS
2 7 (4.24%) HTTP
3 4 (2.42%) DHCP
3 4 (2.42%) Firewall
3 4 (2.42%) NAS
3 4 (2.42%) VPN
3 4 (2.42%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.21%) LAN
5 2 (1.21%) SMS
5 2 (1.21%) WAN
6 1 (0.61%) DSL
6 1 (0.61%) IPsec
6 1 (0.61%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.61%) Network Security
6 1 (0.61%) SSH
6 1 (0.61%) SSL
6 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.88%) MySQL
1 13 (7.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.27%) MongoDB
2 12 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (4.85%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.24%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (3.64%) Big Data
6 5 (3.03%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.82%) Redis
8 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.21%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.21%) GIS
9 2 (1.21%) Pentaho
9 2 (1.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 59 (35.76%) Jenkins
2 14 (8.48%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.85%) Maven
4 6 (3.64%) Ant
5 4 (2.42%) Selenium
6 2 (1.21%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.21%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.61%) GitLab
7 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.61%) Xcode
General
1 11 (6.67%) Games
2 10 (6.06%) Finance
3 3 (1.82%) Law
4 2 (1.21%) Welsh Language
5 1 (0.61%) Advertising
5 1 (0.61%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (34.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 44 (26.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 38 (23.03%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 28 (16.97%) Software Engineer
5 26 (15.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 25 (15.15%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 23 (13.94%) Lead Software Engineer
8 22 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
9 21 (12.73%) DevOps Engineer
10 16 (9.70%) Developer
11 12 (7.27%) Team Leader
12 11 (6.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
13 9 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
13 9 (5.45%) Support Engineer
13 9 (5.45%) Wintel Engineer
13 9 (5.45%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
14 8 (4.85%) Unix Engineer
15 7 (4.24%) Senior Developer
16 6 (3.64%) Senior Linux Engineer
17 5 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.12%) Web Services
2 16 (9.70%) AngularJS
3 13 (7.88%) HTML
4 11 (6.67%) CSS
5 7 (4.24%) Elastic Stack
5 7 (4.24%) Node.js
5 7 (4.24%) REST
5 7 (4.24%) Spring
6 6 (3.64%) .NET
6 6 (3.64%) HTML5
7 5 (3.03%) Laravel
7 5 (3.03%) RESTful
8 4 (2.42%) Angular 2
8 4 (2.42%) CSS3
8 4 (2.42%) Kafka
8 4 (2.42%) React
9 3 (1.82%) Ext JS
9 3 (1.82%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.82%) Middleware
10 2 (1.21%) MXNet
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.85%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.64%) Fintech
4 5 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (3.03%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.42%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.82%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.82%) CMDB
6 3 (1.82%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.82%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.21%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.21%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.21%) Digital TV
7 2 (1.21%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.21%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.21%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.21%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 89 (53.94%) Linux
2 57 (34.55%) Unix
3 35 (21.21%) Windows
4 17 (10.30%) Windows Server
5 12 (7.27%) CentOS
6 10 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (4.85%) Ubuntu
9 7 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (3.03%) Debian
11 3 (1.82%) AIX
11 3 (1.82%) HPUX
11 3 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.21%) VMS
13 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.61%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (40.61%) Service Delivery
3 53 (32.12%) Business Transformation
4 52 (31.52%) SEO
5 46 (27.88%) Server Virtualisation
6 40 (24.24%) Software Engineering
7 37 (22.42%) OO
8 36 (21.82%) DevOps
9 31 (18.79%) Mentoring
10 27 (16.36%) OOP
11 25 (15.15%) Customer Requirements
11 25 (15.15%) ITIL
12 21 (12.73%) Software Delivery
13 16 (9.70%) Scrum
14 15 (9.09%) Configuration Management
15 13 (7.88%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (7.88%) Project Management
15 13 (7.88%) Web Development
16 12 (7.27%) E-Commerce
16 12 (7.27%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 46 (27.88%) Java
2 26 (15.76%) Python
3 18 (10.91%) Bash Shell
4 16 (9.70%) JavaScript
4 16 (9.70%) PHP
5 15 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 15 (9.09%) SQL
6 14 (8.48%) C#
6 14 (8.48%) Perl
7 8 (4.85%) C++
8 5 (3.03%) C
8 5 (3.03%) Groovy
9 3 (1.82%) Go
9 3 (1.82%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.21%) Erlang
10 2 (1.21%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.61%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.61%) Haskell
11 1 (0.61%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 8 (4.85%) Degree
2 6 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.42%) MCSA
3 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.21%) CCNA
4 2 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.21%) MCSE
4 2 (1.21%) PhD
4 2 (1.21%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.21%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) CCNP
5 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.24%) SLA
2 3 (1.82%) QA
3 2 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.61%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (10.30%) Docker
3 10 (6.06%) Active Directory
4 9 (5.45%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.85%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.42%) vSphere
7 3 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 69 (41.82%) Ansible
2 67 (40.61%) Puppet
3 21 (12.73%) Terraform
4 18 (10.91%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (8.48%) Tivoli
5 14 (8.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 11 (6.67%) SCCM
7 5 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.21%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (1.21%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.21%) SCOM
8 2 (1.21%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.21%) SCSM
9 1 (0.61%) Grafana
9 1 (0.61%) Kibana
9 1 (0.61%) Marathon
9 1 (0.61%) Mesos
9 1 (0.61%) Nagios
9 1 (0.61%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.61%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 31 (18.79%) VMware
2 29 (17.58%) Microsoft
3 24 (14.55%) Cisco
4 20 (12.12%) Red Hat
5 11 (6.67%) Avaya
5 11 (6.67%) Nortel
6 8 (4.85%) Oracle
6 8 (4.85%) ServiceNow
7 7 (4.24%) HP
8 6 (3.64%) Juniper
9 4 (2.42%) AppDynamics
9 4 (2.42%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.42%) Citrix
9 4 (2.42%) Dell
9 4 (2.42%) F5
9 4 (2.42%) IBM
9 4 (2.42%) Splunk
9 4 (2.42%) Vyatta
10 3 (1.82%) BMC
10 3 (1.82%) Sencha