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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 255 304 298
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -6
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 6 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.090% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.82% 1.90% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 14
Average salary £72,500 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.09% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,750 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+10.55% -25.00%
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
731 737 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.92% 7.23% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 674 652 445
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 19 (95.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (40.00%) Python
4 8 (40.00%) DevOps
5 7 (35.00%) HTML
5 7 (35.00%) Java
5 7 (35.00%) MySQL
5 7 (35.00%) CSS
5 7 (35.00%) Web Services
5 7 (35.00%) Open Source
5 7 (35.00%) Puppet
5 7 (35.00%) Ruby
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (30.00%) Amazon S3
6 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (25.00%) Scrum
7 5 (25.00%) C
8 4 (20.00%) PHP
8 4 (20.00%) Unix
8 4 (20.00%) VMware
8 4 (20.00%) Advertising
8 4 (20.00%) TDD
8 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
8 4 (20.00%) Symfony
8 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
8 4 (20.00%) RESTful

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (15.00%) Confluence
2 2 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) HipChat
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (95.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (30.00%) Amazon S3
3 5 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (15.00%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (10.00%) Joyent
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (10.00%) Route 53
5 2 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (5.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (5.00%) GitHub
6 1 (5.00%) Mimecast
6 1 (5.00%) Office 365
6 1 (5.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) BGP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (15.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Gatling
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Introscope
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
1 3 (15.00%) JMeter
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) EasyMock
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.00%) Mockito
3 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Test Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) CSS
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 4 (20.00%) RESTful
2 4 (20.00%) Symfony
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.00%) jQuery
3 2 (10.00%) LAMP
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
4 1 (5.00%) Java EE
4 1 (5.00%) JMS
4 1 (5.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Fintech
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Unix
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.00%) Android
5 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.00%) CentOS
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) DevOps
2 7 (35.00%) Open Source
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) High Availability
6 3 (15.00%) Kanban
6 3 (15.00%) MVC
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Stress Testing
7 2 (10.00%) BDD
7 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (5.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) Python
3 7 (35.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) Ruby
4 5 (25.00%) C
5 4 (20.00%) PHP
6 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (10.00%) C#
7 2 (10.00%) SQL
8 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) VCAP
2 1 (5.00%) VCP5
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Docker
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Puppet
2 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (20.00%) Graphite
4 2 (10.00%) Ansible
4 2 (10.00%) CFEngine
4 2 (10.00%) Nagios
5 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (5.00%) Mesos
5 1 (5.00%) SCCM
5 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Dynatrace
2 3 (15.00%) Rackspace
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe
4 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Dell
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) McAfee
4 1 (5.00%) Mitel
4 1 (5.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (5.00%) ScanSafe
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.00%) Splunk
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Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
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