The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 179 - 153
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.14% - 0.040%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.90% - 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £65,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
102 41 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.79% 1.62% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 88 36 47
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Amazon EC2
West Yorkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (72.73%) OpenStack
3 6 (54.55%) Akamai
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
3 6 (54.55%) Fedora
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
4 5 (45.45%) Apache
4 5 (45.45%) Puppet
5 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
5 4 (36.36%) UNIX
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Perl
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) VPN
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) SSL
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Information Security
6 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
6 3 (27.27%) Nagios

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) OpenStack
2 5 (45.45%) Apache
3 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Google Apps
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) SSH
1 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
1 3 (27.27%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Incident Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Major Incident Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Fedora
2 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
2 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
2 3 (27.27%) Nagios
2 3 (27.27%) Opsview
3 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
1 6 (54.55%) Akamai
2 3 (27.27%) Google
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Rackspace