The first table below looks at the demand for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 30 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 299 265 283
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +18
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 26 48 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.78% 13.52% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 40 45
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,250 £45,400
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £78,750 £81,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.42%
Cloud Services Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
544 355 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.40% 2.97% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 448 324 298
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Amazon EC2
London

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in the City of London

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in the City of London

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 43 (76.79%) Linux
2 26 (46.43%) MySQL
2 26 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (44.64%) Git (software)
4 23 (41.07%) Python
5 22 (39.29%) Windows
5 22 (39.29%) PHP
5 22 (39.29%) Puppet
6 21 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (37.50%) Java
7 20 (35.71%) MongoDB
7 20 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
8 19 (33.93%) DevOps
9 18 (32.14%) SaaS
10 17 (30.36%) Bash Shell
11 16 (28.57%) Web Services
12 15 (26.79%) Configuration Management
12 15 (26.79%) Open Source
13 14 (25.00%) VMware
14 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (23.21%) Ruby
15 12 (21.43%) Unit Testing
15 12 (21.43%) Nagios
15 12 (21.43%) Perl
15 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
15 12 (21.43%) Tomcat
16 11 (19.64%) Amazon S3
16 11 (19.64%) TDD
16 11 (19.64%) Content Management
16 11 (19.64%) Degree

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 12 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 10 (17.86%) Apache
3 7 (12.50%) Drupal
3 7 (12.50%) Apache Solr
4 4 (7.14%) Apache Pig
4 4 (7.14%) WordPress
4 4 (7.14%) IIS
5 3 (5.36%) SAS
5 3 (5.36%) Node.js
6 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.79%) CMS
7 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.79%) nginx
7 1 (1.79%) Confluence
7 1 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (32.14%) SaaS
3 11 (19.64%) Amazon S3
4 10 (17.86%) Joyent
5 8 (14.29%) PaaS
6 4 (7.14%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (5.36%) IaaS
7 3 (5.36%) Route 53
8 2 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (3.57%) CloudFront
8 2 (3.57%) Heroku
8 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (1.79%) ElastiCache
9 1 (1.79%) Office 365
9 1 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) DNS
2 7 (12.50%) Firewall
2 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.50%) LAN
2 7 (12.50%) WAN
3 6 (10.71%) VPN
3 6 (10.71%) BGP
3 6 (10.71%) IPsec
4 2 (3.57%) HTTP
5 1 (1.79%) Internet
5 1 (1.79%) SSL
5 1 (1.79%) SAN
5 1 (1.79%) SMTP
5 1 (1.79%) DHCP
5 1 (1.79%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (46.43%) MySQL
2 20 (35.71%) MongoDB
3 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 11 (19.64%) Redis
5 10 (17.86%) NoSQL
5 10 (17.86%) Relational Database
6 7 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (8.93%) Hadoop
7 5 (8.93%) Apache Hive
7 5 (8.93%) Big Data
8 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
8 3 (5.36%) Pentaho
8 3 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (5.36%) HBase
8 3 (5.36%) Mahout
8 3 (5.36%) Triplestore
8 3 (5.36%) BigTable
8 3 (5.36%) Sqoop
9 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (44.64%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.07%) Subversion
2 9 (16.07%) Jenkins
3 8 (14.29%) PHPUnit
4 7 (12.50%) JIRA
5 3 (5.36%) Ant
5 3 (5.36%) Maven
5 3 (5.36%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (3.57%) FishEye
6 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.79%) JMeter
7 1 (1.79%) JUnit
7 1 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.79%) NUnit
7 1 (1.79%) Selenium
7 1 (1.79%) AnthillPro
7 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.79%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (1.79%) Xdebug
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Games
3 4 (7.14%) Retail
4 3 (5.36%) Marketing
5 2 (3.57%) Law
6 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.79%) Advertising
6 1 (1.79%) Electronics
6 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Developer
2 14 (25.00%) Administrator
3 13 (23.21%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Programmer
5 5 (8.93%) Architect
5 5 (8.93%) Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Java/J2EE Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Lead Programmer
6 4 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Java Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Python Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) Web Services
2 11 (19.64%) jQuery
3 10 (17.86%) LAMP
4 9 (16.07%) CSS
4 9 (16.07%) HTML
4 9 (16.07%) Memcached
5 8 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
6 7 (12.50%) .NET
6 7 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (10.71%) Django
7 6 (10.71%) J2EE
8 5 (8.93%) JSP
8 5 (8.93%) Ajax
8 5 (8.93%) Spring
9 4 (7.14%) JPA
9 4 (7.14%) JSON
9 4 (7.14%) JSTL
9 4 (7.14%) Struts
9 4 (7.14%) Hibernate
9 4 (7.14%) WebWork
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Open Source
2 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.50%) Taxonomies
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
4 1 (1.79%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.79%) DTV
4 1 (1.79%) W3C
4 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.79%) PKI
4 1 (1.79%) Blog
4 1 (1.79%) Online Games
4 1 (1.79%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.79%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 43 (76.79%) Linux
2 22 (39.29%) Windows
3 9 (16.07%) UNIX
4 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (10.71%) Windows 8
5 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (10.71%) Ubuntu
5 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.71%) Debian
6 3 (5.36%) Android
6 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.79%) CentOS
7 1 (1.79%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (33.93%) DevOps
3 15 (26.79%) Configuration Management
4 12 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 11 (19.64%) TDD
5 11 (19.64%) Content Management
6 10 (17.86%) Load Balancing
6 10 (17.86%) E-Commerce
6 10 (17.86%) MVC
7 9 (16.07%) Scrum
7 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (16.07%) Analytics
7 9 (16.07%) BDD
8 8 (14.29%) Kanban
8 8 (14.29%) Automated Testing
9 7 (12.50%) SOA
10 6 (10.71%) ITIL
11 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (8.93%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) Python
2 22 (39.29%) PHP
3 21 (37.50%) Java
4 17 (30.36%) Bash Shell
5 13 (23.21%) Ruby
6 12 (21.43%) Perl
7 8 (14.29%) SQL
8 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
10 3 (5.36%) Scala
10 3 (5.36%) R
11 2 (3.57%) F#
11 2 (3.57%) Groovy
11 2 (3.57%) PHP5
11 2 (3.57%) C#
12 1 (1.79%) C++
12 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.79%) VBA
12 1 (1.79%) XPath
12 1 (1.79%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) SLA
2 5 (8.93%) QA
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.50%) Varnish
3 6 (10.71%) XenServer
4 3 (5.36%) HDFS
4 3 (5.36%) GPFS
4 3 (5.36%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.79%) Xen
5 1 (1.79%) vSphere
5 1 (1.79%) vCloud
5 1 (1.79%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 22 (39.29%) Puppet
2 20 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (21.43%) Nagios
4 6 (10.71%) SmokePing
4 6 (10.71%) Cacti
5 4 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (5.36%) CFEngine
7 2 (3.57%) Ansible
7 2 (3.57%) Capistrano
8 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.79%) SCCM
8 1 (1.79%) SCOM
8 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.79%) logstash
8 1 (1.79%) Kibana
8 1 (1.79%) Graylog2
8 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.79%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) VMware
2 10 (17.86%) Rackspace
3 9 (16.07%) Red Hat
4 8 (14.29%) Cisco
5 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (10.71%) Dell
7 5 (8.93%) JBoss
7 5 (8.93%) Atlassian
8 3 (5.36%) Teradata
8 3 (5.36%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (5.36%) Cognos
8 3 (5.36%) Informatica
8 3 (5.36%) Netezza
8 3 (5.36%) Greenplum
8 3 (5.36%) Talend
8 3 (5.36%) Vertica
9 2 (3.57%) New Relic
9 2 (3.57%) Zend
9 2 (3.57%) Oracle
10 1 (1.79%) NetApp
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Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago