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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK / Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 47 69
Rank change year-on-year +21 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 75 56 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 7.69% 4.31% 2.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 49.67% 38.89% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 69 54 25
Median salary £49,039 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

Amazon AWS 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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 151 144 132
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 15.49% 11.09% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 140 126 98
Median salary £41,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,567 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,242 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 3 months to 24 June 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 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
South Wales +13 44 £41,500 -7.77% 2
West Wales - 31 £49,039 - 1
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 73 (53.28%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (47.45%) Linux
3 60 (43.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (27.74%) Windows
5 37 (27.01%) Unix
6 36 (26.28%) Puppet
7 35 (25.55%) DevOps
7 35 (25.55%) Python
8 32 (23.36%) Web Services
9 31 (22.63%) Microsoft
9 31 (22.63%) Ansible
10 30 (21.90%) OO
10 30 (21.90%) VMware
11 29 (21.17%) Software Engineering
11 29 (21.17%) Java
12 28 (20.44%) Service Delivery
12 28 (20.44%) Jenkins
13 25 (18.25%) Configuration Management
13 25 (18.25%) SQL
13 25 (18.25%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (16.79%) SEO
15 22 (16.06%) C#
15 22 (16.06%) Bash Shell
16 20 (14.60%) AngularJS
16 20 (14.60%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (14.60%) Windows Server
16 20 (14.60%) JavaScript
16 20 (14.60%) SQL Server
16 20 (14.60%) Scrum
16 20 (14.60%) Continuous Integration

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 19 (13.87%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (8.76%) Apache Spark
3 9 (6.57%) IIS
4 8 (5.84%) MS Exchange
5 7 (5.11%) Tomcat
6 6 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (4.38%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.65%) Apache
7 5 (3.65%) CMS
8 4 (2.92%) JBoss
8 4 (2.92%) OpenStack
9 3 (2.19%) nginx
9 3 (2.19%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.73%) Confluence
11 1 (0.73%) Drupal
11 1 (0.73%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.73%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 60 (43.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.57%) Office 365
3 7 (5.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (5.11%) SaaS
4 6 (4.38%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.65%) IaaS
5 5 (3.65%) PaaS
6 4 (2.92%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (2.19%) GitHub
8 2 (1.46%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.73%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.73%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.73%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.73%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.73%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.73%) Route 53
9 1 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.57%) DNS
1 9 (6.57%) Firewall
2 6 (4.38%) HTTP
3 4 (2.92%) iSCSI
3 4 (2.92%) SAN
4 3 (2.19%) VPN
5 2 (1.46%) DHCP
5 2 (1.46%) LAN
5 2 (1.46%) WAN
5 2 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.73%) DSL
6 1 (0.73%) IPsec
6 1 (0.73%) Network Security
6 1 (0.73%) SMS
6 1 (0.73%) SSL
6 1 (0.73%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.60%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.41%) Big Data
3 15 (10.95%) Hadoop
4 12 (8.76%) MongoDB
4 12 (8.76%) MySQL
4 12 (8.76%) NoSQL
5 9 (6.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (6.57%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.92%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (2.92%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (2.92%) Apache Hive
6 4 (2.92%) Pentaho
7 2 (1.46%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.46%) Redis
7 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (20.44%) Jenkins
2 17 (12.41%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.38%) Maven
4 4 (2.92%) Ant
4 4 (2.92%) Mercurial
4 4 (2.92%) Selenium
4 4 (2.92%) Subversion
5 3 (2.19%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.46%) CircleCI
6 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.73%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.73%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.73%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.73%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.73%) JIRA
7 1 (0.73%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.73%) Xcode
General
1 13 (9.49%) Games
2 12 (8.76%) Finance
3 5 (3.65%) Law
4 4 (2.92%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.46%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.73%) Advertising
6 1 (0.73%) Banking
6 1 (0.73%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.73%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 28 (20.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (18.98%) Developer
3 21 (15.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (13.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 17 (12.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (10.22%) Software Engineer
7 11 (8.03%) Lead Software Engineer
8 9 (6.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.84%) Architect
9 8 (5.84%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (5.11%) Analyst
10 7 (5.11%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (4.38%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 6 (4.38%) Senior Developer
12 5 (3.65%) C# Developer
12 5 (3.65%) Java Developer
12 5 (3.65%) JavaScript Developer
13 4 (2.92%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
13 4 (2.92%) Linux Engineer
13 4 (2.92%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (23.36%) Web Services
2 20 (14.60%) AngularJS
3 18 (13.14%) .NET
4 16 (11.68%) HTML
5 10 (7.30%) CSS
5 10 (7.30%) HTML5
5 10 (7.30%) React
6 9 (6.57%) Node.js
6 9 (6.57%) REST
7 8 (5.84%) ASP.NET
7 8 (5.84%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (5.84%) CSS3
7 8 (5.84%) Elastic Stack
8 7 (5.11%) .NET Framework
8 7 (5.11%) Entity Framework
8 7 (5.11%) RESTful
9 6 (4.38%) Spring
10 5 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (3.65%) Django
10 5 (3.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.60%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.57%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.11%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (5.11%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (4.38%) CMDB
4 6 (4.38%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.65%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.65%) Fintech
5 5 (3.65%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.92%) Credit Risk
6 4 (2.92%) CUDA
6 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.19%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.19%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.19%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.46%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.46%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.46%) IPTV
8 2 (1.46%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (1.46%) STB
Operating Systems
1 65 (47.45%) Linux
2 38 (27.74%) Windows
3 37 (27.01%) Unix
4 20 (14.60%) Windows Server
5 12 (8.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (7.30%) CentOS
6 10 (7.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.84%) Ubuntu
8 7 (5.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.92%) AIX
10 4 (2.92%) HPUX
11 3 (2.19%) Debian
11 3 (2.19%) Mac OS
11 3 (2.19%) OpenBSD
12 2 (1.46%) Android
12 2 (1.46%) VMS
13 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (53.28%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (25.55%) DevOps
3 30 (21.90%) OO
4 29 (21.17%) Software Engineering
5 28 (20.44%) Service Delivery
6 25 (18.25%) Configuration Management
7 23 (16.79%) SEO
8 20 (14.60%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (14.60%) Scrum
9 19 (13.87%) ITIL
10 18 (13.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (11.68%) Business Transformation
11 16 (11.68%) OOP
12 15 (10.95%) Mentoring
12 15 (10.95%) Server Virtualisation
13 14 (10.22%) E-Commerce
14 12 (8.76%) Open Source
15 11 (8.03%) MVC
16 10 (7.30%) Test Automation
17 9 (6.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.55%) Python
2 29 (21.17%) Java
3 25 (18.25%) SQL
4 22 (16.06%) Bash Shell
4 22 (16.06%) C#
5 20 (14.60%) JavaScript
6 18 (13.14%) PHP
7 17 (12.41%) Perl
8 10 (7.30%) PowerShell
9 7 (5.11%) C
9 7 (5.11%) C++
10 4 (2.92%) Groovy
10 4 (2.92%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.19%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.46%) R
13 1 (0.73%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.73%) Erlang
13 1 (0.73%) Go
13 1 (0.73%) Haskell
13 1 (0.73%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 9 (6.57%) Degree
2 8 (5.84%) MCSA
2 8 (5.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.38%) MCSE
4 5 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.19%) CCNA
5 3 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.46%) CCNP
6 2 (1.46%) PhD
6 2 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.73%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.73%) CISSP
7 1 (0.73%) HND
7 1 (0.73%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.76%) SLA
2 5 (3.65%) QA
3 3 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.46%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.46%) PMO
5 1 (0.73%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 25 (18.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (13.14%) Docker
3 13 (9.49%) Active Directory
4 10 (7.30%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.46%) vCloud
6 2 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 36 (26.28%) Puppet
2 31 (22.63%) Ansible
3 17 (12.41%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (8.76%) Terraform
5 7 (5.11%) Tivoli
5 7 (5.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (4.38%) NetBackup
7 4 (2.92%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (1.46%) SCCM
9 1 (0.73%) Grafana
9 1 (0.73%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.73%) Kibana
9 1 (0.73%) Marathon
9 1 (0.73%) Mesos
9 1 (0.73%) Nagios
9 1 (0.73%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.73%) SCOM
9 1 (0.73%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.73%) SCSM
9 1 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (22.63%) Microsoft
2 30 (21.90%) VMware
3 14 (10.22%) Oracle
4 12 (8.76%) HP
4 12 (8.76%) Red Hat
5 11 (8.03%) Cisco
6 9 (6.57%) ServiceNow
7 8 (5.84%) Dell
8 5 (3.65%) Google
9 4 (2.92%) BMC
9 4 (2.92%) IBM
9 4 (2.92%) Juniper
10 3 (2.19%) Avaya
10 3 (2.19%) Nortel
10 3 (2.19%) Sencha
10 3 (2.19%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.46%) EqualLogic
11 2 (1.46%) Meraki
11 2 (1.46%) Symantec
11 2 (1.46%) Veeam
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