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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 137 112 112
Rank change year-on-year
-25 0
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.16% 0.22% 0.064%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.74% 5.63% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £62,500 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% +54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
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
172 71 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 8.99% 3.98% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 114 63 49
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 31 August 2015.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in Bristol

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (90.00%) Python
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (60.00%) MySQL
5 6 (60.00%) Java
5 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (60.00%) CentOS
6 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 5 (50.00%) VMware
6 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (40.00%) Degree
7 4 (40.00%) SaaS
7 4 (40.00%) Puppet
7 4 (40.00%) DevOps
8 3 (30.00%) BDD
8 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (30.00%) Capistrano
8 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (30.00%) DTV
8 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (30.00%) PHP
8 3 (30.00%) SAP
8 3 (30.00%) CSS
8 3 (30.00%) Servlets
8 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (30.00%) Electronics
8 3 (30.00%) Telecoms

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) SaaS
3 1 (10.00%) PaaS
3 1 (10.00%) CloudFront
3 1 (10.00%) Google Apps
3 1 (10.00%) Route 53
3 1 (10.00%) HP Helion
3 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (10.00%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) IPv4
2 1 (10.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Hudson
1 1 (10.00%) Gradle
1 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) Servlets
1 3 (30.00%) LAMP
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
1 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) DTV
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
2 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) CentOS
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Fedora
3 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 3 (30.00%) PHP5
5 1 (10.00%) Scala
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PhD
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
2 3 (30.00%) Capistrano
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) Google
5 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle