The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 273 316 278
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -38
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 37 29 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.22% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.91% 4.21% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33 25 42
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,500 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £78,000 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Amazon EC2
London

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

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
754 689 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 7.31% 5.33% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 645 575 408
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £34,500 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

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 7 May 2015.

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 7 May 2015, 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 42 (80.77%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (61.54%) Linux
3 25 (48.08%) DevOps
4 23 (44.23%) Git (software)
5 22 (42.31%) Python
6 21 (40.38%) MySQL
7 20 (38.46%) PHP
7 20 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (38.46%) Puppet
8 18 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
9 16 (30.77%) Web Services
10 15 (28.85%) E-Commerce
10 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
11 14 (26.92%) Software Engineering
11 14 (26.92%) Ruby
12 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (25.00%) MongoDB
12 13 (25.00%) Amazon S3
12 13 (25.00%) NoSQL
13 12 (23.08%) nginx
13 12 (23.08%) Scrum
13 12 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
13 12 (23.08%) HTML
13 12 (23.08%) Apache
14 11 (21.15%) SQL
14 11 (21.15%) CSS
14 11 (21.15%) VMware
14 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (21.15%) Kanban
14 11 (21.15%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 (23.08%) nginx
1 12 (23.08%) Apache
2 5 (9.62%) Apache Pig
3 4 (7.69%) Node.js
4 3 (5.77%) Apache Solr
4 3 (5.77%) Drupal
5 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 42 (80.77%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 9 (17.31%) Route 53
4 5 (9.62%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (9.62%) Trello
4 5 (9.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (9.62%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (5.77%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (5.77%) Joyent
6 3 (5.77%) SaaS
6 3 (5.77%) PaaS
7 2 (3.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (3.85%) IaaS
8 1 (1.92%) Office 365
8 1 (1.92%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.92%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (1.92%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) IPsec
1 6 (11.54%) L2TP
1 6 (11.54%) PPTP
1 6 (11.54%) VPN
1 6 (11.54%) OpenVPN
2 4 (7.69%) DNS
3 3 (5.77%) HTTP
4 2 (3.85%) LDAP
4 2 (3.85%) Internet
4 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.92%) Firewall
5 1 (1.92%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (40.38%) MySQL
2 13 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 13 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 10 (19.23%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (13.46%) Hadoop
5 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (11.54%) MariaDB
6 5 (9.62%) Mahout
6 5 (9.62%) Apache Hive
6 5 (9.62%) Impala
7 4 (7.69%) Redis
8 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.85%) SimpleDB
9 2 (3.85%) Couchbase
9 2 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.92%) Big Data
10 1 (1.92%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.92%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 23 (44.23%) Git (software)
2 11 (21.15%) Jenkins
3 9 (17.31%) RSpec
4 8 (15.38%) PHPUnit
5 5 (9.62%) Yeoman
6 4 (7.69%) Subversion
7 2 (3.85%) JIRA
7 2 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.92%) GitLab
8 1 (1.92%) Maven
8 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (17.31%) Marketing
1 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Developer
2 14 (26.92%) Senior Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Administrator
5 7 (13.46%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (9.62%) Data Scientist
6 5 (9.62%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior PHP Developer
6 5 (9.62%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.85%) DevOps Specialist
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Development Manager
9 1 (1.92%) Mid-Level Java Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Software Deployment Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) IT Support
9 1 (1.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) Web Services
2 12 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
2 12 (23.08%) HTML
3 11 (21.15%) CSS
4 9 (17.31%) Sinatra
4 9 (17.31%) REST
5 5 (9.62%) D3.js
5 5 (9.62%) Natural Language Processing
5 5 (9.62%) Laravel
5 5 (9.62%) Memcached
5 5 (9.62%) SciPy
5 5 (9.62%) Cascalog
5 5 (9.62%) Pandas
5 5 (9.62%) scikit-learn
5 5 (9.62%) Zend Framework
6 4 (7.69%) LAMP
7 3 (5.77%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (5.77%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (5.77%) Django
7 3 (5.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Open Source
2 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.62%) Visualisation
3 5 (9.62%) iPad
3 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.77%) Taxonomies
5 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.85%) User Experience
6 1 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.92%) Streaming Music
6 1 (1.92%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.92%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 32 (61.54%) Linux
2 9 (17.31%) Windows
3 8 (15.38%) UNIX
4 6 (11.54%) Ubuntu
5 5 (9.62%) Amazon Linux
6 4 (7.69%) CentOS
7 3 (5.77%) Debian
8 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) DevOps
2 20 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (28.85%) E-Commerce
4 14 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (23.08%) Scrum
7 11 (21.15%) Kanban
8 9 (17.31%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (17.31%) Project Management
9 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
9 8 (15.38%) TDD
9 8 (15.38%) Unit Testing
10 7 (13.46%) Analytics
11 6 (11.54%) Automated Testing
11 6 (11.54%) BDD
12 5 (9.62%) Scrum-ban
12 5 (9.62%) Data Visualisation
12 5 (9.62%) User Stories
12 5 (9.62%) Time Series Analysis
12 5 (9.62%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) Python
2 20 (38.46%) PHP
3 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
4 14 (26.92%) Ruby
5 11 (21.15%) SQL
6 10 (19.23%) Bash Shell
7 6 (11.54%) R
8 5 (9.62%) Clojure
8 5 (9.62%) PHP5
8 5 (9.62%) VBA
9 4 (7.69%) Perl
10 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
10 3 (5.77%) Java
11 2 (3.85%) C
12 1 (1.92%) Scala
12 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.92%) AWK
12 1 (1.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.46%) KVM
3 6 (11.54%) Xen
4 5 (9.62%) VirtualBox
5 3 (5.77%) Varnish
5 3 (5.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (38.46%) Puppet
2 18 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (15.38%) Vagrant
4 3 (5.77%) HAProxy
5 2 (3.85%) Nagios
5 2 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) VMware
2 6 (11.54%) Google
3 5 (9.62%) Zend
4 3 (5.77%) Rackspace
4 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, pension, cycle to work, gym/e
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £48000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: bonus, benefits
Posted: 26 days ago