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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 306 276 296
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +20
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 20 46 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.39% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.69% 12.67% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 41
Average salary £53,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £46,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £88,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.00%
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
542 363 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.56% 3.07% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 459 330 291
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 42 (79.25%) Linux
2 27 (50.94%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (49.06%) MySQL
4 25 (47.17%) Windows
4 25 (47.17%) Git (software)
5 22 (41.51%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (39.62%) Python
6 21 (39.62%) Java
7 20 (37.74%) Web Services
7 20 (37.74%) MongoDB
8 19 (35.85%) SaaS
8 19 (35.85%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (35.85%) PHP
9 17 (32.08%) VMware
9 17 (32.08%) Puppet
9 17 (32.08%) DevOps
10 16 (30.19%) Ruby
11 15 (28.30%) Bash Shell
12 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
12 14 (26.42%) Apache
12 14 (26.42%) Tomcat
13 13 (24.53%) CSS
13 13 (24.53%) HTML
13 13 (24.53%) Open Source
13 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (22.64%) Analytics
14 12 (22.64%) Jenkins
15 11 (20.75%) Unit Testing
15 11 (20.75%) DNS
15 11 (20.75%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (26.42%) Apache
1 14 (26.42%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.43%) Drupal
2 5 (9.43%) Apache Solr
3 4 (7.55%) IIS
4 3 (5.66%) Node.js
4 3 (5.66%) Apache Pig
4 3 (5.66%) WordPress
5 2 (3.77%) nginx
5 2 (3.77%) SAS
6 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.89%) Confluence
6 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (50.94%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (35.85%) SaaS
3 9 (16.98%) Amazon S3
4 8 (15.09%) Joyent
5 7 (13.21%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (11.32%) PaaS
7 3 (5.66%) Heroku
7 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (5.66%) IaaS
7 3 (5.66%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (3.77%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (3.77%) Route 53
9 1 (1.89%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (1.89%) CloudFront
9 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) DNS
2 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
3 6 (11.32%) LAN
3 6 (11.32%) WAN
4 5 (9.43%) VPN
4 5 (9.43%) BGP
4 5 (9.43%) Firewall
4 5 (9.43%) IPsec
5 1 (1.89%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.89%) SSL
5 1 (1.89%) SAN
5 1 (1.89%) DHCP
5 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (49.06%) MySQL
2 20 (37.74%) MongoDB
3 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
4 9 (16.98%) NoSQL
4 9 (16.98%) Redis
4 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.43%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (7.55%) Big Data
6 4 (7.55%) Hadoop
6 4 (7.55%) Apache Hive
6 4 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (7.55%) QlikView
6 4 (7.55%) Jackrabbit
7 2 (3.77%) Pentaho
7 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.77%) Mahout
7 2 (3.77%) HBase
7 2 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (3.77%) BigTable
7 2 (3.77%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 25 (47.17%) Git (software)
2 12 (22.64%) Jenkins
3 11 (20.75%) Subversion
4 10 (18.87%) JIRA
5 6 (11.32%) PHPUnit
6 4 (7.55%) Hudson
7 2 (3.77%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.89%) Selenium
8 1 (1.89%) Maven
8 1 (1.89%) Ant
8 1 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.89%) NUnit
8 1 (1.89%) FishEye
8 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.89%) PostSharp
8 1 (1.89%) Yeoman
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Games
3 5 (9.43%) Advertising
4 4 (7.55%) Retail
5 3 (5.66%) Marketing
6 2 (3.77%) Law
7 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.89%) Electronics
7 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Administrator
2 17 (32.08%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (28.30%) Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (11.32%) Lead Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Consultant
6 5 (9.43%) Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Programmer
6 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.55%) J2EE Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior J2EE Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Python Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Python Programmer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Java Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Java Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) Web Services
2 13 (24.53%) HTML
2 13 (24.53%) CSS
3 10 (18.87%) jQuery
4 8 (15.09%) Hibernate
5 7 (13.21%) LAMP
5 7 (13.21%) Memcached
5 7 (13.21%) Spring
6 6 (11.32%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (11.32%) Django
6 6 (11.32%) .NET
6 6 (11.32%) XML
7 5 (9.43%) J2EE
7 5 (9.43%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (9.43%) JSP
8 4 (7.55%) Struts
8 4 (7.55%) WebWork
8 4 (7.55%) Ajax
8 4 (7.55%) JPA
8 4 (7.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Open Source
2 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.43%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.89%) PKI
5 1 (1.89%) Blog
5 1 (1.89%) Online Games
5 1 (1.89%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.89%) DTV
5 1 (1.89%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 42 (79.25%) Linux
2 25 (47.17%) Windows
3 6 (11.32%) UNIX
3 6 (11.32%) Ubuntu
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (9.43%) Windows 8
4 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.43%) Debian
5 2 (3.77%) Android
5 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (32.08%) DevOps
3 12 (22.64%) Analytics
4 11 (20.75%) Unit Testing
4 11 (20.75%) Configuration Management
4 11 (20.75%) MVC
5 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
5 9 (16.98%) Load Balancing
5 9 (16.98%) TDD
5 9 (16.98%) Content Management
6 8 (15.09%) Scrum
7 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (13.21%) BDD
7 7 (13.21%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (11.32%) SOA
8 6 (11.32%) Web Development
8 6 (11.32%) Kanban
9 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
9 5 (9.43%) ITIL
10 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) Java
1 21 (39.62%) Python
2 19 (35.85%) PHP
3 16 (30.19%) Ruby
4 15 (28.30%) Bash Shell
5 10 (18.87%) SQL
5 10 (18.87%) Perl
6 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
7 6 (11.32%) C#
8 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
8 4 (7.55%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.77%) F#
9 2 (3.77%) Scala
9 2 (3.77%) R
10 1 (1.89%) Clojure
10 1 (1.89%) XPath
10 1 (1.89%) PHP5
10 1 (1.89%) Groovy
10 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
2 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.43%) XenServer
2 5 (9.43%) Varnish
3 2 (3.77%) Apache Flume
3 2 (3.77%) HDFS
3 2 (3.77%) GPFS
4 1 (1.89%) Docker
4 1 (1.89%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.89%) vSphere
4 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (41.51%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (32.08%) Puppet
3 10 (18.87%) Nagios
4 5 (9.43%) Cacti
4 5 (9.43%) SmokePing
5 4 (7.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (7.55%) Zenoss
6 3 (5.66%) CFEngine
7 2 (3.77%) Vagrant
7 2 (3.77%) Capistrano
7 2 (3.77%) Ansible
8 1 (1.89%) logstash
8 1 (1.89%) Kibana
8 1 (1.89%) Graylog2
8 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.89%) SCCM
8 1 (1.89%) SCOM
8 1 (1.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) VMware
2 10 (18.87%) Rackspace
3 9 (16.98%) Red Hat
4 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.32%) JBoss
5 6 (11.32%) Cisco
6 5 (9.43%) Atlassian
6 5 (9.43%) Dell
7 2 (3.77%) Cognos
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle
7 2 (3.77%) Informatica
7 2 (3.77%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (3.77%) Teradata
7 2 (3.77%) Netezza
7 2 (3.77%) Zend
7 2 (3.77%) Greenplum
7 2 (3.77%) Vertica
7 2 (3.77%) Talend
8 1 (1.89%) New Relic
8 1 (1.89%) Facebook
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago