Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 24 88
Rank change year-on-year +7 +64 -33
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 107 79 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 11.64% 9.05% 0.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.32% 40.10% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 78 65 6
Watford median annual salary £48,750 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +4.35% +21.05%
10th Percentile £25,000 £43,750 £48,125
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,750 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +20.00%

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 Watford with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 231 197 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 25.14% 22.57% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 191 168 79
Watford median annual salary £52,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.95% +2.94% +7.37%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £62,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +10.53%

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 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 77 (71.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (47.66%) Web Services
3 50 (46.73%) Java
4 42 (39.25%) Migration
5 37 (34.58%) Microsoft
6 33 (30.84%) SQL
6 33 (30.84%) VMware
7 32 (29.91%) Windows
8 30 (28.04%) VPN
9 29 (27.10%) C#
10 26 (24.30%) DNS
11 25 (23.36%) SaaS
12 24 (22.43%) Firewall
12 24 (22.43%) Hybrid Cloud
13 23 (21.50%) IBM
13 23 (21.50%) Linux
13 23 (21.50%) VMware ESXi
14 22 (20.56%) Office 365
14 22 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (19.63%) Reverse Proxy
16 20 (18.69%) IaaS
17 19 (17.76%) OpenStack
17 19 (17.76%) Hyper-V
17 19 (17.76%) Active Directory
18 18 (16.82%) SOA
18 18 (16.82%) TCP/IP
18 18 (16.82%) Internet
18 18 (16.82%) XML
18 18 (16.82%) Oracle
18 18 (16.82%) Replication

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 19 (17.76%) OpenStack
2 13 (12.15%) GlassFish
2 13 (12.15%) JBoss
2 13 (12.15%) MQSeries
2 13 (12.15%) WebLogic
2 13 (12.15%) WebSphere
3 12 (11.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (7.48%) Skype for Business
5 7 (6.54%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.67%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.93%) Confluence
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.93%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.93%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 77 (71.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (23.36%) SaaS
3 22 (20.56%) Office 365
4 20 (18.69%) IaaS
5 18 (16.82%) PaaS
6 13 (12.15%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (6.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (6.54%) Mimecast
7 7 (6.54%) OneDrive
7 7 (6.54%) Yammer
8 2 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (28.04%) VPN
2 26 (24.30%) DNS
3 24 (22.43%) Firewall
4 21 (19.63%) Reverse Proxy
5 18 (16.82%) Internet
5 18 (16.82%) TCP/IP
6 13 (12.15%) SAN
7 8 (7.48%) DHCP
7 8 (7.48%) Unified Communications
8 4 (3.74%) VLAN
9 3 (2.80%) Kerberos
9 3 (2.80%) NetScaler
9 3 (2.80%) Network Security
9 3 (2.80%) SSH
10 1 (0.93%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.21%) MongoDB
2 10 (9.35%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.74%) SAP HANA
5 3 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.87%) InfluxDB
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.93%) Big Data
7 1 (0.93%) MySQL
7 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.67%) JIRA
2 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.80%) Subversion
4 2 (1.87%) Mockito
5 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.93%) Maven
General
1 17 (15.89%) Finance
2 14 (13.08%) Banking
3 10 (9.35%) French Language
3 10 (9.35%) German Language
3 10 (9.35%) Swedish Language
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (28.04%) Architect
2 29 (27.10%) Developer
3 22 (20.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 19 (17.76%) Consultant
5 17 (15.89%) Software Engineer
6 15 (14.02%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 15 (14.02%) Graduate
6 15 (14.02%) Graduate Developer
6 15 (14.02%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 13 (12.15%) Cloud Architect
7 13 (12.15%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (10.28%) Implementation Consultant
8 11 (10.28%) Junior
9 10 (9.35%) .NET Developer
10 9 (8.41%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (8.41%) C# Developer
11 8 (7.48%) Data Architect
11 8 (7.48%) Data Centre Architect
11 8 (7.48%) Senior Consultant
11 8 (7.48%) Senior Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (47.66%) Web Services
2 18 (16.82%) XML
3 15 (14.02%) ActiveMQ
4 14 (13.08%) .NET
5 13 (12.15%) EJB
5 13 (12.15%) EJB 3.0
5 13 (12.15%) HornetQ
5 13 (12.15%) Java EE
5 13 (12.15%) Java SE
5 13 (12.15%) JMS
5 13 (12.15%) WebSphere MQ
6 11 (10.28%) REST
7 6 (5.61%) XSLT
8 4 (3.74%) CSS
8 4 (3.74%) HTML
9 3 (2.80%) OAuth
9 3 (2.80%) SAML
9 3 (2.80%) SOAP
10 2 (1.87%) Kafka
10 2 (1.87%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.43%) Hybrid Cloud
2 18 (16.82%) Replication
3 14 (13.08%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (11.21%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (9.35%) Data Centre
6 9 (8.41%) N-Tier
7 8 (7.48%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (5.61%) Public Cloud
9 4 (3.74%) Private Cloud
9 4 (3.74%) User Experience
10 3 (2.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.93%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 32 (29.91%) Windows
2 23 (21.50%) Linux
3 18 (16.82%) Windows 10
3 18 (16.82%) Windows 7
4 15 (14.02%) Unix
5 13 (12.15%) Windows Server
6 12 (11.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (6.54%) Apple iOS
8 7 (6.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (39.25%) Migration
2 22 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.82%) SOA
4 17 (15.89%) Computer Science
5 16 (14.95%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (14.95%) Presales
6 15 (14.02%) Analytics
6 15 (14.02%) Data Analysis
6 15 (14.02%) Data Analytics
6 15 (14.02%) Data Migration
6 15 (14.02%) Mathematics
6 15 (14.02%) Physics
6 15 (14.02%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 15 (14.02%) Software Engineering
7 14 (13.08%) Software Delivery
8 13 (12.15%) Deployment Automation
9 8 (7.48%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (7.48%) Process Improvement
9 8 (7.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (6.54%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 50 (46.73%) Java
2 33 (30.84%) SQL
3 29 (27.10%) C#
4 16 (14.95%) JavaScript
5 15 (14.02%) PL/SQL
5 15 (14.02%) PowerShell
5 15 (14.02%) T-SQL
6 14 (13.08%) Bash Shell
7 13 (12.15%) Shell Script
8 11 (10.28%) AWK
9 8 (7.48%) Apex Code
10 6 (5.61%) XPath
11 4 (3.74%) Python
12 2 (1.87%) C
13 1 (0.93%) Perl
13 1 (0.93%) Ruby
13 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (14.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (14.02%) PhD
3 12 (11.21%) AWS Certification
3 12 (11.21%) Degree
4 9 (8.41%) Master's Degree
5 4 (3.74%) CCNA
5 4 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.74%) MCSA
5 4 (3.74%) MCSE
6 3 (2.80%) CISSP
7 1 (0.93%) OCP
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.93%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (21.50%) VMware ESXi
2 19 (17.76%) Active Directory
2 19 (17.76%) Hyper-V
3 9 (8.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (8.41%) XenApp
3 9 (8.41%) XenDesktop
4 6 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.80%) Docker
6 1 (0.93%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (13.08%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (13.08%) Puppet
2 9 (8.41%) SCCM
3 8 (7.48%) Backup Exec
4 7 (6.54%) AirWatch
4 7 (6.54%) IBM BigFix
5 4 (3.74%) vCenter Server
6 3 (2.80%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.87%) Ansible
7 2 (1.87%) Grafana
8 1 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.93%) Mesos
8 1 (0.93%) Rancher
8 1 (0.93%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.93%) Terraform
8 1 (0.93%) vRealize
8 1 (0.93%) yum
Vendors
1 37 (34.58%) Microsoft
2 33 (30.84%) VMware
3 23 (21.50%) IBM
4 18 (16.82%) Oracle
5 16 (14.95%) Citrix
6 15 (14.02%) Talend
7 9 (8.41%) Ivanti
8 8 (7.48%) Asigra
8 8 (7.48%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (7.48%) Veeam
9 7 (6.54%) Altiris
9 7 (6.54%) MobileIron
10 6 (5.61%) Cisco
11 5 (4.67%) EMC
11 5 (4.67%) SAP
12 4 (3.74%) NetApp
13 3 (2.80%) Rackspace
14 2 (1.87%) Google
15 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
15 1 (0.93%) Red Hat