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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 292 282 294
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 16 38 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.32% 0.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.09% 10.50% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 39
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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
517 362 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.56% 3.07% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 444 326 281
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 17 September 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 17 September 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 (77.78%) Linux
2 27 (50.00%) MySQL
2 27 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 27 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (46.30%) Windows
4 21 (38.89%) Python
4 21 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (37.04%) Web Services
5 20 (37.04%) MongoDB
5 20 (37.04%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (35.19%) Java
7 18 (33.33%) PHP
7 18 (33.33%) SaaS
8 16 (29.63%) VMware
8 16 (29.63%) Ruby
8 16 (29.63%) Puppet
8 16 (29.63%) DevOps
9 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
9 15 (27.78%) Apache
9 15 (27.78%) Tomcat
10 14 (25.93%) Unit Testing
10 14 (25.93%) Bash Shell
10 14 (25.93%) Analytics
11 13 (24.07%) HTML
11 13 (24.07%) CSS
11 13 (24.07%) Open Source
12 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (22.22%) Amazon S3
12 12 (22.22%) Jenkins

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 15 (27.78%) Apache
1 15 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.11%) IIS
3 5 (9.26%) Apache Solr
3 5 (9.26%) Drupal
4 3 (5.56%) WordPress
4 3 (5.56%) Node.js
4 3 (5.56%) Apache Pig
5 2 (3.70%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (3.70%) nginx
5 2 (3.70%) Liferay
6 1 (1.85%) SAS
6 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.85%) Confluence
6 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (33.33%) SaaS
3 12 (22.22%) Amazon S3
4 8 (14.81%) Joyent
5 6 (11.11%) PaaS
5 6 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (5.56%) IaaS
6 3 (5.56%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (5.56%) Heroku
6 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (3.70%) Route 53
7 2 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.85%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) DNS
2 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.26%) LAN
3 5 (9.26%) WAN
4 4 (7.41%) VPN
4 4 (7.41%) BGP
4 4 (7.41%) Firewall
4 4 (7.41%) IPsec
5 1 (1.85%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.85%) SSL
5 1 (1.85%) SAN
5 1 (1.85%) DHCP
5 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (50.00%) MySQL
2 20 (37.04%) MongoDB
3 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
5 9 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 9 (16.67%) Redis
6 5 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (9.26%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (7.41%) QlikView
7 4 (7.41%) Jackrabbit
7 4 (7.41%) Hadoop
7 4 (7.41%) Apache Hive
8 3 (5.56%) Big Data
9 2 (3.70%) Impala
9 2 (3.70%) Mahout
10 1 (1.85%) Triplestore
10 1 (1.85%) Couchbase
10 1 (1.85%) BigTable
10 1 (1.85%) Sqoop
10 1 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 11 (20.37%) Subversion
4 9 (16.67%) JIRA
5 6 (11.11%) PHPUnit
6 4 (7.41%) Hudson
7 2 (3.70%) Yeoman
8 1 (1.85%) FishEye
8 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.85%) PostSharp
8 1 (1.85%) Selenium
8 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.85%) Maven
8 1 (1.85%) Ant
8 1 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.85%) NUnit
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
1 7 (12.96%) Advertising
2 6 (11.11%) Games
3 5 (9.26%) Marketing
4 4 (7.41%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Law
6 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.85%) Electronics
6 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Administrator
2 17 (31.48%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (14.81%) Lead Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Programmer
5 6 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (11.11%) Python Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Python Programmer
5 6 (11.11%) Lead Programmer
6 5 (9.26%) Java Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Architect
7 4 (7.41%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.41%) J2EE Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior J2EE Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.04%) Web Services
2 13 (24.07%) HTML
2 13 (24.07%) CSS
3 10 (18.52%) jQuery
4 8 (14.81%) Hibernate
4 8 (14.81%) Django
5 7 (12.96%) Spring
5 7 (12.96%) LAMP
5 7 (12.96%) Memcached
6 6 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (11.11%) JSON
6 6 (11.11%) .NET
6 6 (11.11%) XML
7 5 (9.26%) J2EE
7 5 (9.26%) JSP
7 5 (9.26%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (7.41%) Ajax
8 4 (7.41%) JSTL
8 4 (7.41%) JPA
8 4 (7.41%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Open Source
2 5 (9.26%) Taxonomies
2 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.85%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.85%) Blog
5 1 (1.85%) Online Games
5 1 (1.85%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.85%) DTV
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 42 (77.78%) Linux
2 25 (46.30%) Windows
3 6 (11.11%) UNIX
4 5 (9.26%) Ubuntu
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.41%) Windows 8
5 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.41%) Debian
6 2 (3.70%) Android
6 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (29.63%) DevOps
3 14 (25.93%) Analytics
3 14 (25.93%) Unit Testing
4 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (20.37%) MVC
6 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
7 9 (16.67%) TDD
7 9 (16.67%) Content Management
8 8 (14.81%) Load Balancing
8 8 (14.81%) Scrum
8 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce
9 7 (12.96%) BDD
10 6 (11.11%) ITIL
10 6 (11.11%) SOA
10 6 (11.11%) Web Development
10 6 (11.11%) Kanban
11 5 (9.26%) Automated Testing
11 5 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (9.26%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) Python
2 19 (35.19%) Java
3 18 (33.33%) PHP
4 16 (29.63%) Ruby
5 14 (25.93%) Bash Shell
6 11 (20.37%) SQL
7 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 8 (14.81%) Perl
9 6 (11.11%) C#
10 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
11 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
12 2 (3.70%) VBA
12 2 (3.70%) Clojure
12 2 (3.70%) R
12 2 (3.70%) F#
12 2 (3.70%) Scala
13 1 (1.85%) XPath
13 1 (1.85%) PHP5
13 1 (1.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
2 3 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 12 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.26%) Varnish
3 4 (7.41%) XenServer
4 2 (3.70%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Flume
5 1 (1.85%) Docker
5 1 (1.85%) HDFS
5 1 (1.85%) GPFS
5 1 (1.85%) vSphere
5 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (37.04%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (29.63%) Puppet
3 8 (14.81%) Nagios
4 4 (7.41%) Cacti
4 4 (7.41%) Zenoss
4 4 (7.41%) SmokePing
4 4 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (5.56%) CFEngine
5 3 (5.56%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.70%) Capistrano
6 2 (3.70%) Ansible
7 1 (1.85%) logstash
7 1 (1.85%) Kibana
7 1 (1.85%) Graylog2
7 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.85%) SCCM
7 1 (1.85%) SCOM
7 1 (1.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) VMware
2 10 (18.52%) Rackspace
3 8 (14.81%) Red Hat
4 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.11%) JBoss
5 5 (9.26%) Cisco
6 4 (7.41%) Atlassian
6 4 (7.41%) Dell
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle
7 2 (3.70%) Adobe
7 2 (3.70%) Zend
8 1 (1.85%) Talend
8 1 (1.85%) New Relic
8 1 (1.85%) Greenplum
8 1 (1.85%) Facebook
8 1 (1.85%) Vertica
8 1 (1.85%) HP
8 1 (1.85%) Symantec
8 1 (1.85%) Teradata
8 1 (1.85%) Google
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago