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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 305 264 315
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +51
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 27 51 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.43% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.15% 13.86% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 26
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,750 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £74,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +9.37%
Cloud Services Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
524 368 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.14% 3.13% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 455 318 257
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 18 April 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 18 April 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 (85.71%) Linux
2 26 (53.06%) MySQL
3 25 (51.02%) Java
3 25 (51.02%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (48.98%) Puppet
5 21 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 21 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (32.65%) Bash Shell
7 16 (32.65%) PHP
7 16 (32.65%) VMware
8 15 (30.61%) Web Services
9 14 (28.57%) Windows
9 14 (28.57%) Python
10 12 (24.49%) Tomcat
10 12 (24.49%) Configuration Management
10 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
11 11 (22.45%) Apache
11 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
11 11 (22.45%) CSS
12 10 (20.41%) Debian
12 10 (20.41%) Subversion
12 10 (20.41%) HTML
12 10 (20.41%) Nagios
12 10 (20.41%) ETL
12 10 (20.41%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (20.41%) Mercurial
12 10 (20.41%) Degree
13 9 (18.37%) QA
13 9 (18.37%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (24.49%) Tomcat
2 11 (22.45%) Apache
3 7 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 7 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.12%) Apache Pig
4 3 (6.12%) Node.js
4 3 (6.12%) SAS
5 2 (4.08%) IIS
5 2 (4.08%) Apache Solr
5 2 (4.08%) Drupal
5 2 (4.08%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.04%) WordPress
6 1 (2.04%) nginx
6 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 25 (51.02%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (20.41%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (18.37%) Amazon S3
4 7 (14.29%) SaaS
5 6 (12.24%) Joyent
6 3 (6.12%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (4.08%) PaaS
7 2 (4.08%) CloudFront
7 2 (4.08%) IaaS
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (2.04%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (2.04%) Route 53
8 1 (2.04%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (2.04%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) DNS
2 6 (12.24%) Firewall
3 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.20%) VPN
3 5 (10.20%) LAN
3 5 (10.20%) WAN
4 4 (8.16%) IPsec
4 4 (8.16%) BGP
5 1 (2.04%) SMTP
5 1 (2.04%) HTTP
5 1 (2.04%) SSL
5 1 (2.04%) SAN
5 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (53.06%) MySQL
2 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
3 9 (18.37%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
4 7 (14.29%) Redis
4 7 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 7 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (8.16%) Apache Hive
5 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
5 4 (8.16%) Big Data
5 4 (8.16%) Hadoop
6 3 (6.12%) Triplestore
6 3 (6.12%) Pentaho
6 3 (6.12%) Mahout
6 3 (6.12%) BigTable
6 3 (6.12%) Sqoop
6 3 (6.12%) HBase
6 3 (6.12%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 12 (24.49%) Jenkins
3 10 (20.41%) Subversion
3 10 (20.41%) Mercurial
4 9 (18.37%) JIRA
4 9 (18.37%) Ant
4 9 (18.37%) Maven
5 8 (16.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (14.29%) TeamCity
6 7 (14.29%) AnthillPro
6 7 (14.29%) FishEye
6 7 (14.29%) Gerrit
6 7 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (6.12%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (6.12%) PHPUnit
8 2 (4.08%) JMeter
8 2 (4.08%) JUnit
8 2 (4.08%) Hudson
8 2 (4.08%) Gradle
9 1 (2.04%) Xdebug
General
1 7 (14.29%) Marketing
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Law
3 2 (4.08%) Advertising
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Administrator
3 10 (20.41%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (14.29%) Configuration Manager
5 6 (12.24%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (10.20%) Lead Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Python Developer
7 4 (8.16%) PHP Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Junior
9 2 (4.08%) Release Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Drupal Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Build and Release Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Ruby Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Head of Infrastructure
10 1 (2.04%) DevOps Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (2.04%) C# Programmer
10 1 (2.04%) Technical Operations Manager
10 1 (2.04%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) Web Services
2 11 (22.45%) CSS
3 10 (20.41%) HTML
4 8 (16.33%) .NET
5 7 (14.29%) jQuery
5 7 (14.29%) J2EE
6 6 (12.24%) XML
7 5 (10.20%) Memcached
7 5 (10.20%) LAMP
7 5 (10.20%) Ajax
8 4 (8.16%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (8.16%) XSL
8 4 (8.16%) JSON
8 4 (8.16%) Django
9 3 (6.12%) MapReduce
9 3 (6.12%) Middleware
10 2 (4.08%) Spring
10 2 (4.08%) Sinatra
10 2 (4.08%) MCollective
10 2 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Open Source
2 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) Digital Media
4 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.12%) Replication
5 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.08%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.04%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.04%) Online Games
6 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.04%) W3C
6 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 42 (85.71%) Linux
2 14 (28.57%) Windows
3 10 (20.41%) Debian
4 9 (18.37%) UNIX
5 5 (10.20%) Android
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.20%) Ubuntu
5 5 (10.20%) Apple iOS
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.12%) CentOS
7 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.04%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (24.49%) Configuration Management
3 10 (20.41%) ETL
4 9 (18.37%) Load Balancing
4 9 (18.37%) Analytics
4 9 (18.37%) SOA
4 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
5 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (12.24%) MVC
6 6 (12.24%) TDD
6 6 (12.24%) BDD
6 6 (12.24%) Kanban
7 5 (10.20%) ITIL
7 5 (10.20%) SEO
8 4 (8.16%) Scrum
8 4 (8.16%) Web Analytics
8 4 (8.16%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) Java
2 16 (32.65%) Bash Shell
2 16 (32.65%) PHP
3 14 (28.57%) Python
4 9 (18.37%) SQL
4 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.33%) Perl
6 7 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 7 (14.29%) Ruby
7 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
8 3 (6.12%) Scala
8 3 (6.12%) R
9 2 (4.08%) Clojure
9 2 (4.08%) F#
9 2 (4.08%) Groovy
10 1 (2.04%) PHP5
10 1 (2.04%) XPath
10 1 (2.04%) C#
10 1 (2.04%) C++
10 1 (2.04%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) QA
2 4 (8.16%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.29%) vCloud
3 4 (8.16%) XenServer
4 3 (6.12%) Apache Flume
4 3 (6.12%) Varnish
5 1 (2.04%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.04%) Xen
5 1 (2.04%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (48.98%) Puppet
2 21 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (20.41%) Nagios
4 4 (8.16%) CFEngine
4 4 (8.16%) Cacti
4 4 (8.16%) SmokePing
5 2 (4.08%) Capistrano
5 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.04%) Ansible
6 1 (2.04%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) VMware
2 8 (16.33%) Oracle
3 7 (14.29%) Rackspace
3 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 5 (10.20%) Google
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.16%) Dell
6 3 (6.12%) Greenplum
6 3 (6.12%) Atlassian
6 3 (6.12%) Netezza
6 3 (6.12%) Talend
6 3 (6.12%) Vertica
6 3 (6.12%) Cognos
6 3 (6.12%) Informatica
6 3 (6.12%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (6.12%) Teradata
7 2 (4.08%) Foundry
8 1 (2.04%) New Relic
8 1 (2.04%) Zend
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E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefts package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £550000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago