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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 122 117 108
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.17% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.92% 8.82% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
61 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.36% 2.13% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 57 21 21
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) MySQL
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (76.92%) Python
3 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
4 7 (53.85%) CentOS
4 7 (53.85%) SaaS
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Ruby
4 7 (53.85%) PHP5
4 7 (53.85%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) PHP
5 6 (46.15%) Apache
5 6 (46.15%) VoIP
5 6 (46.15%) WAN
5 6 (46.15%) HTTP
5 6 (46.15%) IPv4
5 6 (46.15%) IPv6
5 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
5 6 (46.15%) Internet
5 6 (46.15%) Middleware
5 6 (46.15%) Scrum
5 6 (46.15%) Fedora
5 6 (46.15%) Google
5 6 (46.15%) Open Source
5 6 (46.15%) Google Apps
5 6 (46.15%) Facebook
5 6 (46.15%) Xbox
6 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (30.77%) Marketing

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (46.15%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) SaaS
2 6 (46.15%) Google Apps
3 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon S3
5 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) VoIP
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
1 6 (46.15%) HTTP
1 6 (46.15%) IPv4
1 6 (46.15%) IPv6
1 6 (46.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) Hazelcast
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (30.77%) Electronics
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (53.85%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (53.85%) Administrator
1 7 (53.85%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Middleware
2 4 (30.77%) LAMP
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) Servlets
2 4 (30.77%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Open Source
1 6 (46.15%) Xbox
2 4 (30.77%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) CentOS
3 6 (46.15%) Fedora
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
3 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Kanban
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Python
2 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) PHP
3 7 (53.85%) Ruby
3 7 (53.85%) PHP5
4 3 (23.08%) Groovy
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
1 6 (46.15%) Google
1 6 (46.15%) Facebook
2 4 (30.77%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) VMware