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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank - 209 224
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.090% 0.037%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 1.37% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £49,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
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
471 365 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.44% 6.55% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 306 276 308
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,400 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £77,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (88.89%) Amazon RDS
2 16 (88.89%) Amazon S3
3 15 (83.33%) Web Services
4 10 (55.56%) Linux
4 10 (55.56%) MySQL
4 10 (55.56%) Python
4 10 (55.56%) Nagios
4 10 (55.56%) Puppet
4 10 (55.56%) DevOps
5 8 (44.44%) Amazon Linux
5 8 (44.44%) Server Hardening
5 8 (44.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (44.44%) Amazon Glacier
5 8 (44.44%) Data Transformation
5 8 (44.44%) Amazon Redshift
5 8 (44.44%) logstash
5 8 (44.44%) OpenVPN
5 8 (44.44%) Amazon SQS
5 8 (44.44%) Redis
5 8 (44.44%) Big Data
5 8 (44.44%) Amazon EMR
5 8 (44.44%) Amazon ELB
5 8 (44.44%) RESTful
5 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 8 (44.44%) SSL
5 8 (44.44%) SOAP
5 8 (44.44%) UNIX

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Drupal
1 2 (11.11%) nginx
1 2 (11.11%) Eucalyptus
Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (88.89%) Amazon S3
3 8 (44.44%) Amazon SQS
3 8 (44.44%) Amazon EMR
3 8 (44.44%) Amazon ELB
3 8 (44.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (44.44%) Amazon Glacier
4 5 (27.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) SSL
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
1 8 (44.44%) SSH
1 8 (44.44%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (55.56%) MySQL
3 8 (44.44%) Redis
3 8 (44.44%) Big Data
3 8 (44.44%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (27.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Linux Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Linux Support
1 8 (44.44%) Linux Support Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Web Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) Web Services
2 8 (44.44%) RESTful
2 8 (44.44%) SOAP
3 2 (11.11%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (44.44%) UNIX
2 8 (44.44%) Amazon Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 3 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) DevOps
2 8 (44.44%) Server Hardening
2 8 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 8 (44.44%) Data Transformation
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Python
2 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Varnish
2 2 (11.11%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 18 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (55.56%) Puppet
2 10 (55.56%) Nagios
3 8 (44.44%) logstash
4 2 (11.11%) Cacti
4 2 (11.11%) Ganglia
4 2 (11.11%) OpenView
4 2 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) Splunk
2 2 (11.11%) BMC