The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 167 - 139
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 11 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.30% - 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.48% - 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 10
Average salary £32,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
Amazon EC2
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
147 82 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.05% 2.38% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 135 68 48
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Leeds region.

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Leeds

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in Leeds

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (66.67%) nginx
2 14 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 14 (66.67%) Apache
2 14 (66.67%) Web Services
2 14 (66.67%) PHP
2 14 (66.67%) MySQL
2 14 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (61.90%) Akamai
3 13 (61.90%) Windows
3 13 (61.90%) DNS
4 10 (47.62%) Clustering
4 10 (47.62%) Network Security
4 10 (47.62%) CentOS
4 10 (47.62%) SSL
4 10 (47.62%) Shell Script
4 10 (47.62%) Nagios
4 10 (47.62%) UNIX
5 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 7 (33.33%) VMware
5 7 (33.33%) Network Design
5 7 (33.33%) OpenStack
6 6 (28.57%) JIRA
6 6 (28.57%) Firewall
6 6 (28.57%) Dell
6 6 (28.57%) PBX
6 6 (28.57%) Ethernet
7 5 (23.81%) CMDB
8 4 (19.05%) NAS

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (66.67%) nginx
1 14 (66.67%) Apache
2 7 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 4 (19.05%) Node.js
4 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 21 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (66.67%) Amazon S3
3 4 (19.05%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) DNS
2 10 (47.62%) Network Security
2 10 (47.62%) SSL
3 6 (28.57%) Firewall
3 6 (28.57%) PBX
3 6 (28.57%) Ethernet
4 4 (19.05%) NAS
4 4 (19.05%) VLAN
5 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 3 (14.29%) Internet
5 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) MySQL
1 14 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
2 4 (19.05%) Redis
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.76%) SimpleDB
3 1 (4.76%) Couchbase
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (33.33%) Technical Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Junior
4 3 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Clustering
2 5 (23.81%) CMDB
3 4 (19.05%) Client/Server
3 4 (19.05%) User Experience
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) CentOS
3 10 (47.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 7 (33.33%) Network Design
2 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
2 4 (19.05%) Kanban
2 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
2 4 (19.05%) DevOps
3 3 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 3 (14.29%) Change Control
3 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 3 (14.29%) Release Management
3 3 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.76%) Refactoring
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) TDD
4 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) PHP
2 10 (47.62%) Shell Script
3 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (19.05%) Ruby
3 4 (19.05%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Xen
1 4 (19.05%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Nagios
2 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (19.05%) HAProxy
2 4 (19.05%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Akamai
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Dell
4 4 (19.05%) Sophos
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) Percona
6 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com