The first table below looks at the demand for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.15% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.47% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Cloud Services Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
68 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.07% 2.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 59 13 0
Average salary £33,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Amazon EC2
South Wales

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Cardiff

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Finance

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Debian
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) XenServer
3 1 (20.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) YUM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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