Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 25 85
Rank change year-on-year +11 +60 -49
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 119 93 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 12.50% 9.51% 1.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.64% 37.20% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 87 70 9
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +4.35% +27.78%
10th Percentile £25,000 £46,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,125 £66,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £58,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year -10.64% +2.17% +27.78%

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 Watford with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 235 250 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 24.68% 25.56% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 187 201 82
Watford median annual salary £51,000 £52,500 £53,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% -1.41% +18.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,500 £67,500 £62,375
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Watford

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Watford

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Watford over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 85 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (49.58%) Java
3 57 (47.90%) Web Services
4 43 (36.13%) SQL
5 41 (34.45%) Migration
5 41 (34.45%) SaaS
6 35 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 34 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
8 33 (27.73%) VMware
9 32 (26.89%) C#
10 31 (26.05%) IaaS
11 30 (25.21%) PaaS
12 29 (24.37%) IBM
13 28 (23.53%) Windows
14 26 (21.85%) OpenStack
15 25 (21.01%) VPN
15 25 (21.01%) DNS
16 24 (20.17%) Linux
16 24 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
16 24 (20.17%) Firewall
17 23 (19.33%) XML
17 23 (19.33%) Reverse Proxy
18 22 (18.49%) Hyper-V
18 22 (18.49%) VMware ESXi
18 22 (18.49%) Presales
19 21 (17.65%) JavaScript
19 21 (17.65%) Finance
20 20 (16.81%) SOA
20 20 (16.81%) TCP/IP
20 20 (16.81%) Enterprise Software

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 26 (21.85%) OpenStack
2 14 (11.76%) GlassFish
2 14 (11.76%) JBoss
2 14 (11.76%) MQSeries
2 14 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 14 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 13 (10.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.20%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.68%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.84%) Confluence
7 1 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.84%) HipChat
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.36%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (2.52%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.52%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 85 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (34.45%) SaaS
3 31 (26.05%) IaaS
4 30 (25.21%) PaaS
5 14 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (11.76%) Office 365
6 7 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (5.88%) OneDrive
6 7 (5.88%) Yammer
7 4 (3.36%) Mimecast
8 3 (2.52%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (1.68%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.84%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.84%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.84%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.01%) DNS
1 25 (21.01%) VPN
2 24 (20.17%) Firewall
3 23 (19.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 20 (16.81%) TCP/IP
5 19 (15.97%) Internet
6 14 (11.76%) SAN
7 5 (4.20%) DHCP
7 5 (4.20%) Unified Communications
8 4 (3.36%) VSAN
9 3 (2.52%) Kerberos
9 3 (2.52%) NetScaler
9 3 (2.52%) Network Security
9 3 (2.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.92%) MongoDB
2 11 (9.24%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.72%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.36%) SAP HANA
5 3 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.68%) InfluxDB
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.84%) Big Data
7 1 (0.84%) MySQL
7 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.20%) JIRA
2 4 (3.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.52%) Subversion
4 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.84%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.84%) Maven
5 1 (0.84%) Mockito
General
1 21 (17.65%) Finance
2 19 (15.97%) Banking
3 13 (10.92%) French Language
3 13 (10.92%) German Language
3 13 (10.92%) Swedish Language
4 3 (2.52%) Legal
5 1 (0.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (32.77%) Architect
2 34 (28.57%) Developer
3 30 (25.21%) Infrastructure Architect
4 24 (20.17%) Consultant
5 19 (15.97%) Software Engineer
6 18 (15.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 18 (15.13%) Graduate
6 18 (15.13%) Graduate Developer
6 18 (15.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 17 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
8 16 (13.45%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 16 (13.45%) Implementation Consultant
9 13 (10.92%) Senior Consultant
9 13 (10.92%) Senior Implementation Consultant
10 12 (10.08%) Lead Architect
10 12 (10.08%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
11 11 (9.24%) .NET Developer
11 11 (9.24%) Junior
12 9 (7.56%) C# Developer
12 9 (7.56%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (47.90%) Web Services
2 23 (19.33%) XML
3 16 (13.45%) REST
4 15 (12.61%) .NET
4 15 (12.61%) ActiveMQ
4 15 (12.61%) Java EE
5 14 (11.76%) EJB
5 14 (11.76%) EJB 3.0
5 14 (11.76%) HornetQ
5 14 (11.76%) Java SE
5 14 (11.76%) JMS
5 14 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (5.04%) XSLT
7 4 (3.36%) CSS
7 4 (3.36%) HTML
7 4 (3.36%) JSON
8 3 (2.52%) OAuth
8 3 (2.52%) SAML
8 3 (2.52%) SOAP
9 2 (1.68%) React
Miscellaneous
1 34 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
2 20 (16.81%) Computer Science
2 20 (16.81%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (15.97%) Replication
4 16 (13.45%) Data Centre
5 13 (10.92%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (7.56%) N-Tier
6 9 (7.56%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (4.20%) Public Cloud
8 4 (3.36%) User Experience
9 3 (2.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.52%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.84%) Blog
10 1 (0.84%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.53%) Windows
2 24 (20.17%) Linux
3 17 (14.29%) Unix
4 11 (9.24%) Windows 10
4 11 (9.24%) Windows 7
5 7 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 7 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 7 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (34.45%) Migration
2 24 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (18.49%) Presales
4 20 (16.81%) SOA
5 19 (15.97%) Software Delivery
6 18 (15.13%) Analytics
6 18 (15.13%) Data Analysis
6 18 (15.13%) Data Analytics
6 18 (15.13%) Data Migration
6 18 (15.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (15.13%) Mathematics
6 18 (15.13%) Physics
6 18 (15.13%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 18 (15.13%) Software Engineering
7 14 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
8 10 (8.40%) DevOps
9 7 (5.88%) ITSM
10 6 (5.04%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (5.04%) Project Management
10 6 (5.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 59 (49.58%) Java
2 43 (36.13%) SQL
3 32 (26.89%) C#
4 21 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 19 (15.97%) PowerShell
6 18 (15.13%) PL/SQL
6 18 (15.13%) T-SQL
7 15 (12.61%) Bash Shell
8 14 (11.76%) Shell Script
9 13 (10.92%) Apex Code
10 12 (10.08%) AWK
11 7 (5.88%) Python
12 6 (5.04%) XPath
13 3 (2.52%) C
14 1 (0.84%) Perl
14 1 (0.84%) Ruby
14 1 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (15.13%) PhD
2 13 (10.92%) AWS Certification
2 13 (10.92%) Degree
3 10 (8.40%) Master's Degree
4 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.36%) MCSE
6 3 (2.52%) CISSP
7 2 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.84%) OCP
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.84%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (18.49%) Hyper-V
1 22 (18.49%) VMware ESXi
2 14 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (7.56%) XenApp
3 9 (7.56%) XenDesktop
4 8 (6.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (5.88%) Docker
6 4 (3.36%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 15 (12.61%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (12.61%) Puppet
2 11 (9.24%) SCCM
3 7 (5.88%) AirWatch
3 7 (5.88%) IBM BigFix
4 6 (5.04%) Kubernetes
5 5 (4.20%) Backup Exec
6 4 (3.36%) SCOrch
6 4 (3.36%) SCVMM
6 4 (3.36%) vRealize
7 2 (1.68%) Ansible
7 2 (1.68%) Grafana
7 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.68%) SCOM
8 1 (0.84%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.84%) Mesos
8 1 (0.84%) Rancher
8 1 (0.84%) Terraform
8 1 (0.84%) yum
Vendors
1 35 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 33 (27.73%) VMware
3 29 (24.37%) IBM
4 19 (15.97%) Oracle
5 18 (15.13%) Talend
6 13 (10.92%) Citrix
6 13 (10.92%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (7.56%) Ivanti
8 8 (6.72%) EMC
9 7 (5.88%) Altiris
9 7 (5.88%) MobileIron
10 6 (5.04%) NetApp
11 5 (4.20%) Asigra
11 5 (4.20%) SAP
11 5 (4.20%) Veeam
12 4 (3.36%) Cisco
13 3 (2.52%) Google
13 3 (2.52%) Rackspace
14 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
14 2 (1.68%) SolarWinds