The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 218 208 228
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 13 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.33% 0.055%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.56% 4.69% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 3
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
Amazon EC2
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
507 405 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.19% 7.03% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 360 331 213
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Berkshire region.

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Berkshire

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 3 £45,000 -
Reading -20 2 £50,000 -16.66%
Slough - 1 £60,000 -
Amazon EC2
South East

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon EC2.

1 23 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (95.65%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (91.30%) Amazon S3
4 20 (86.96%) Amazon RDS
4 20 (86.96%) Web Services
5 15 (65.22%) Linux
6 14 (60.87%) MySQL
6 14 (60.87%) Nagios
7 13 (56.52%) Redis
7 13 (56.52%) Amazon ELB
7 13 (56.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (52.17%) OpenVPN
8 12 (52.17%) logstash
8 12 (52.17%) Amazon SQS
8 12 (52.17%) SSL
8 12 (52.17%) Firewall
8 12 (52.17%) Incident Management
8 12 (52.17%) Amazon Linux
8 12 (52.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 11 (47.83%) Puppet
9 11 (47.83%) DevOps
10 10 (43.48%) Python
11 8 (34.78%) Amazon Glacier
11 8 (34.78%) SOAP
11 8 (34.78%) UNIX
11 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (34.78%) VMware
11 8 (34.78%) Amazon Redshift
11 8 (34.78%) Data Transformation
11 8 (34.78%) Amazon EMR

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon EC2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) Drupal
1 2 (8.70%) nginx
1 2 (8.70%) Eucalyptus
Cloud Services
1 23 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (91.30%) Amazon S3
3 13 (56.52%) Amazon ELB
4 12 (52.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 12 (52.17%) Amazon SQS
5 8 (34.78%) Amazon EMR
5 8 (34.78%) Amazon Glacier
6 5 (21.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) SSL
1 12 (52.17%) Firewall
1 12 (52.17%) OpenVPN
2 8 (34.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (86.96%) Amazon RDS
2 14 (60.87%) MySQL
3 13 (56.52%) Redis
4 8 (34.78%) Big Data
4 8 (34.78%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (21.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Support Engineer
1 12 (52.17%) Linux Engineer
1 12 (52.17%) Linux Support
1 12 (52.17%) Linux Support Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Web Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) Web Services
2 8 (34.78%) RESTful
2 8 (34.78%) SOAP
3 2 (8.70%) Sensu
4 1 (4.35%) Memcached
4 1 (4.35%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (52.17%) Amazon Linux
4 8 (34.78%) UNIX
5 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
5 6 (26.09%) Android
6 1 (4.35%) CentOS
6 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Incident Management
2 11 (47.83%) DevOps
3 8 (34.78%) Data Transformation
4 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Python
2 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.70%) Ruby
3 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Varnish
2 2 (8.70%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 22 (95.65%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (60.87%) Nagios
3 12 (52.17%) logstash
4 11 (47.83%) Puppet
5 2 (8.70%) Cacti
5 2 (8.70%) Ganglia
5 2 (8.70%) OpenView
5 2 (8.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) Splunk
2 2 (8.70%) BMC