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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 296 297 295
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 22 30 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.25% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.08% 8.50% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 36
Average salary £52,500 £55,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -3.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £43,500 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £83,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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
539 353 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.81% 2.96% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 471 319 271
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 41 (73.21%) Linux
2 32 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (55.36%) MySQL
4 30 (53.57%) Git (software)
5 24 (42.86%) Windows
6 21 (37.50%) Python
7 20 (35.71%) Web Services
7 20 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (35.71%) MongoDB
8 19 (33.93%) Amazon S3
9 18 (32.14%) PHP
10 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
10 17 (30.36%) Apache
10 17 (30.36%) Tomcat
10 17 (30.36%) SaaS
10 17 (30.36%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (26.79%) DevOps
11 15 (26.79%) Unit Testing
11 15 (26.79%) CSS
11 15 (26.79%) HTML
11 15 (26.79%) Java
11 15 (26.79%) Ruby
12 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (25.00%) VMware
12 14 (25.00%) Bash Shell
12 14 (25.00%) Puppet
12 14 (25.00%) Analytics
13 13 (23.21%) MVC
13 13 (23.21%) Subversion
13 13 (23.21%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 17 (30.36%) Apache
1 17 (30.36%) Tomcat
2 9 (16.07%) IIS
3 5 (8.93%) Liferay
3 5 (8.93%) Apache Solr
3 5 (8.93%) Drupal
3 5 (8.93%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (5.36%) WordPress
4 3 (5.36%) Apache Pig
4 3 (5.36%) Node.js
5 2 (3.57%) nginx
6 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (23.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (33.93%) Amazon S3
3 17 (30.36%) SaaS
4 6 (10.71%) PaaS
4 6 (10.71%) Joyent
5 5 (8.93%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (7.14%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (5.36%) Heroku
8 2 (3.57%) Route 53
8 2 (3.57%) IaaS
8 2 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (1.79%) Office 365
9 1 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (1.79%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) DNS
2 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.36%) Firewall
3 3 (5.36%) BGP
3 3 (5.36%) IPsec
3 3 (5.36%) VPN
3 3 (5.36%) LAN
3 3 (5.36%) WAN
4 1 (1.79%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.79%) SSL
4 1 (1.79%) DHCP
4 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (55.36%) MySQL
2 20 (35.71%) MongoDB
3 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
4 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
4 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
5 8 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (14.29%) Redis
6 6 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (7.14%) Apache Hive
7 4 (7.14%) QlikView
7 4 (7.14%) Hadoop
7 4 (7.14%) Jackrabbit
8 3 (5.36%) Impala
9 2 (3.57%) Mahout
9 2 (3.57%) Big Data
10 1 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.79%) Couchbase
10 1 (1.79%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 30 (53.57%) Git (software)
2 13 (23.21%) Subversion
2 13 (23.21%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.07%) JIRA
4 6 (10.71%) PHPUnit
5 4 (7.14%) Hudson
6 3 (5.36%) Yeoman
7 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.79%) Selenium
7 1 (1.79%) PostSharp
7 1 (1.79%) FishEye
7 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.79%) Maven
7 1 (1.79%) NUnit
7 1 (1.79%) Ant
7 1 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (16.07%) Advertising
2 7 (12.50%) Marketing
3 6 (10.71%) Games
3 6 (10.71%) Finance
4 3 (5.36%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.79%) Law
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Administrator
2 19 (33.93%) Developer
2 19 (33.93%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Programmer
5 6 (10.71%) Python Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Python Programmer
5 6 (10.71%) Lead Programmer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.14%) J2EE Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior J2EE Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.71%) Web Services
2 15 (26.79%) CSS
2 15 (26.79%) HTML
3 12 (21.43%) jQuery
4 8 (14.29%) LAMP
4 8 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 8 (14.29%) Django
5 7 (12.50%) Spring
6 6 (10.71%) .NET
6 6 (10.71%) XML
6 6 (10.71%) Memcached
6 6 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (10.71%) JSON
7 5 (8.93%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (8.93%) JSP
7 5 (8.93%) J2EE
8 4 (7.14%) Struts
8 4 (7.14%) Ajax
8 4 (7.14%) WebWork
8 4 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Open Source
2 5 (8.93%) Taxonomies
2 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.36%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.57%) Kindle
6 1 (1.79%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.79%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.79%) Online Games
6 1 (1.79%) PKI
6 1 (1.79%) Blog
6 1 (1.79%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.79%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 41 (73.21%) Linux
2 24 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (10.71%) UNIX
4 4 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 4 (7.14%) Debian
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (26.79%) DevOps
2 15 (26.79%) Unit Testing
3 14 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.00%) Analytics
4 13 (23.21%) MVC
5 11 (19.64%) Content Management
5 11 (19.64%) TDD
6 8 (14.29%) ITIL
6 8 (14.29%) Scrum
7 7 (12.50%) Load Balancing
7 7 (12.50%) BDD
7 7 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
8 6 (10.71%) SOA
8 6 (10.71%) Web Development
8 6 (10.71%) Kanban
9 5 (8.93%) ITIL V2
9 5 (8.93%) Automated Testing
10 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) Python
2 18 (32.14%) PHP
3 15 (26.79%) Java
3 15 (26.79%) Ruby
4 14 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 12 (21.43%) SQL
6 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
7 7 (12.50%) Perl
8 6 (10.71%) C#
9 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
10 3 (5.36%) PHP5
10 3 (5.36%) Clojure
10 3 (5.36%) VBA
10 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
11 2 (3.57%) R
11 2 (3.57%) Scala
11 2 (3.57%) F#
12 1 (1.79%) Groovy
12 1 (1.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 3 (5.36%) QA
3 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.93%) Varnish
3 3 (5.36%) XenServer
3 3 (5.36%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.79%) Docker
4 1 (1.79%) vSphere
4 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (30.36%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (25.00%) Puppet
3 7 (12.50%) Nagios
4 4 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (7.14%) Zenoss
4 4 (7.14%) Vagrant
5 3 (5.36%) SmokePing
5 3 (5.36%) Cacti
6 2 (3.57%) Ansible
7 1 (1.79%) Kibana
7 1 (1.79%) Graylog2
7 1 (1.79%) logstash
7 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.79%) SCCM
7 1 (1.79%) SCOM
7 1 (1.79%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.79%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) VMware
2 8 (14.29%) Rackspace
3 7 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.71%) JBoss
5 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.93%) Adobe
6 4 (7.14%) Cisco
6 4 (7.14%) Atlassian
6 4 (7.14%) Zend
7 3 (5.36%) Facebook
7 3 (5.36%) Google
7 3 (5.36%) Dell
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle
9 1 (1.79%) New Relic
9 1 (1.79%) SAP
9 1 (1.79%) CommVault
9 1 (1.79%) NetApp
9 1 (1.79%) HP
9 1 (1.79%) Symantec
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