The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 206 220 207
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 20 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.056% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.35% 1.31% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 22
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +28.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £47,500 £53,350
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +9.37%
Cloud Services Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
374 229 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.36% 4.30% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 311 177 200
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Amazon EC2
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +15 18 £60,000 +26.31%
Amazon EC2
South East

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 19 (90.48%) Apache
2 19 (90.48%) Python
2 19 (90.48%) Web Services
2 19 (90.48%) Perl
2 19 (90.48%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (90.48%) Puppet
2 19 (90.48%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (85.71%) PHP
4 17 (80.95%) MySQL
5 16 (76.19%) Ruby
5 16 (76.19%) Drupal
6 15 (71.43%) Git (software)
6 15 (71.43%) Configuration Management
6 15 (71.43%) LAMP
7 13 (61.90%) OpenView
7 13 (61.90%) BMC
7 13 (61.90%) Nagios
7 13 (61.90%) SaaS
7 13 (61.90%) Cacti
7 13 (61.90%) Ganglia
7 13 (61.90%) Subversion
7 13 (61.90%) Splunk
8 12 (57.14%) Eucalyptus
8 12 (57.14%) Varnish
8 12 (57.14%) nginx
8 12 (57.14%) Open Source
8 12 (57.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 11 (52.38%) PaaS
10 7 (33.33%) Internet

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 19 (90.48%) Apache
2 16 (76.19%) Drupal
3 12 (57.14%) Eucalyptus
3 12 (57.14%) nginx
4 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 19 (90.48%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (61.90%) SaaS
3 11 (52.38%) PaaS
4 2 (9.52%) Route 53
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon S3
4 2 (9.52%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) HTTP
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 13 (61.90%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (28.57%) Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) Web Services
2 15 (71.43%) LAMP
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) WCF
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
3 1 (4.76%) EDI
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Open Source
2 6 (28.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.52%) Benchmarking
3 2 (9.52%) Load Testing
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) Python
1 19 (90.48%) Perl
2 18 (85.71%) PHP
3 16 (76.19%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Varnish
2 2 (9.52%) Postfix
2 2 (9.52%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 19 (90.48%) Puppet
1 19 (90.48%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (61.90%) OpenView
2 13 (61.90%) Nagios
2 13 (61.90%) Cacti
2 13 (61.90%) Ganglia
3 12 (57.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) BMC
1 13 (61.90%) Splunk
2 6 (28.57%) Sun
3 5 (23.81%) Rackspace