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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 221 219 214
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.055% 0.018%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.81% 1.02% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.00%
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
331 294 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.56% 5.35% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 250 271 209
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
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 29 August 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
(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
Slough - 5 £53,750 -
Windsor - 1 £47,500 -
Amazon EC2
South East

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Configuration Management
2 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
3 11 (64.71%) DevOps
4 9 (52.94%) Apache
5 8 (47.06%) Web Services
5 8 (47.06%) UNIX
5 8 (47.06%) Perl
5 8 (47.06%) MySQL
5 8 (47.06%) Python
5 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (47.06%) Puppet
5 8 (47.06%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
6 7 (41.18%) Drupal
6 7 (41.18%) PHP
6 7 (41.18%) Java
7 6 (35.29%) LAMP
7 6 (35.29%) Ruby
8 5 (29.41%) Sensu
8 5 (29.41%) Google App Engine
8 5 (29.41%) Gradle
8 5 (29.41%) Eucalyptus
8 5 (29.41%) Varnish
8 5 (29.41%) Splunk
8 5 (29.41%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (29.41%) Google
8 5 (29.41%) Degree
8 5 (29.41%) Subversion
8 5 (29.41%) Spring

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (52.94%) Apache
2 7 (41.18%) Drupal
3 5 (29.41%) nginx
3 5 (29.41%) Eucalyptus
4 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (29.41%) Google App Engine
3 4 (23.53%) SaaS
4 2 (11.76%) PaaS
4 2 (11.76%) CloudFront
4 2 (11.76%) Route 53
4 2 (11.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
2 5 (29.41%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
2 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
3 5 (29.41%) Gradle
3 5 (29.41%) Ant
3 5 (29.41%) Subversion
4 3 (17.65%) JIRA
General
1 4 (23.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (35.29%) Administrator
1 6 (35.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Web Services
2 6 (35.29%) LAMP
3 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
3 5 (29.41%) Spring
3 5 (29.41%) J2EE
3 5 (29.41%) Sensu
4 3 (17.65%) RESTful
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) .NET
5 1 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) UNIX
3 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Configuration Management
2 11 (64.71%) DevOps
3 5 (29.41%) Unit Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Load Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Benchmarking
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Perl
1 8 (47.06%) Python
2 7 (41.18%) PHP
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (29.41%) Varnish
2 2 (11.76%) Postfix
2 2 (11.76%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Puppet
1 8 (47.06%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (29.41%) Cacti
2 5 (29.41%) Ganglia
2 5 (29.41%) OpenView
2 5 (29.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (29.41%) Nagios
3 2 (11.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) BMC
1 5 (29.41%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
1 5 (29.41%) Google
1 5 (29.41%) Splunk
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Sun
3 1 (5.88%) Cognizant
3 1 (5.88%) Rackspace
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