The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 120 116 119
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 8 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.41% 0.45% 0.058%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.06% 11.25% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 1
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Amazon EC2
South West

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

Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
132 80 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.77% 4.03% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 101 63 51
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £44,250 £59,000
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 Bristol

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Bristol

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in Bristol

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 17 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) Python
3 12 (70.59%) CentOS
4 11 (64.71%) Bash Shell
4 11 (64.71%) Tomcat
4 11 (64.71%) MySQL
4 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (58.82%) Java
5 10 (58.82%) Red Hat
6 9 (52.94%) PHP
6 9 (52.94%) VMware
6 9 (52.94%) Puppet
6 9 (52.94%) SaaS
6 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (52.94%) Ruby
7 8 (47.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (47.06%) Marketing
7 8 (47.06%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (47.06%) PHP5
7 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (47.06%) Scrum
7 8 (47.06%) Fedora
7 8 (47.06%) Programme Management
7 8 (47.06%) DTV
7 8 (47.06%) Electronics
7 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
7 8 (47.06%) Finance
7 8 (47.06%) Manufacturing
7 8 (47.06%) SAP

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 11 (64.71%) Tomcat
2 5 (29.41%) Apache
3 3 (17.65%) OpenStack
4 2 (11.76%) JBoss
4 2 (11.76%) nginx
Business Applications
1 8 (47.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (52.94%) SaaS
3 5 (29.41%) Amazon S3
4 4 (23.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (17.65%) Google Apps
6 2 (11.76%) OpenShift
7 1 (5.88%) HP Helion
7 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (5.88%) Google App Engine
7 1 (5.88%) PaaS
7 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
2 3 (17.65%) IPv4
2 3 (17.65%) IPv6
2 3 (17.65%) VoIP
2 3 (17.65%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) HTTP
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) Hazelcast
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Hudson
2 1 (5.88%) Gradle
2 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Ant
General
1 8 (47.06%) Electronics
1 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
1 8 (47.06%) Manufacturing
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (29.41%) Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Lead Java Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Lead Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Principal Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Junior
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) LAMP
2 5 (29.41%) Spring
3 4 (23.53%) jQuery
3 4 (23.53%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) Servlets
4 3 (17.65%) Middleware
5 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) libvirt
6 1 (5.88%) JSON
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) DTV
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Clustering
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) CentOS
3 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (47.06%) Fedora
4 5 (29.41%) UNIX
5 4 (23.53%) Ubuntu
6 2 (11.76%) Windows
6 2 (11.76%) Debian
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (11.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (47.06%) Scrum
2 8 (47.06%) Programme Management
2 8 (47.06%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (35.29%) DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
4 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) Kanban
5 4 (23.53%) BDD
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 1 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Python
2 11 (64.71%) Bash Shell
3 10 (58.82%) Java
4 9 (52.94%) PHP
4 9 (52.94%) Ruby
5 8 (47.06%) PHP5
6 4 (23.53%) Groovy
7 2 (11.76%) Perl
7 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
8 1 (5.88%) Clojure
8 1 (5.88%) Go
8 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PhD
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) Docker
3 2 (11.76%) RHEV
3 2 (11.76%) oVirt
3 2 (11.76%) GFS2
3 2 (11.76%) Gluster
3 2 (11.76%) KVM
3 2 (11.76%) NFS
3 2 (11.76%) Samba
3 2 (11.76%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Puppet
2 7 (41.18%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.76%) SELinux
3 2 (11.76%) Pacemaker
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (11.76%) Cobbler
3 2 (11.76%) Nagios
3 2 (11.76%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Red Hat
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) SAP
4 4 (23.53%) Google
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Rackspace