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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 166 172 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 1 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.031% 0.30% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.61% 8.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £65,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
165 128 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.09% 3.45% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 112 110 55
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (91.67%) nginx
2 11 (91.67%) Apache
2 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 11 (91.67%) SSL
3 10 (83.33%) Shell Script
3 10 (83.33%) Nagios
3 10 (83.33%) PHP
3 10 (83.33%) MySQL
3 10 (83.33%) Web Services
3 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) Amazon S3
3 10 (83.33%) CentOS
3 10 (83.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 10 (83.33%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (83.33%) Clustering
3 10 (83.33%) Network Security
3 10 (83.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 7 (58.33%) Akamai
5 6 (50.00%) Network Design
5 6 (50.00%) JIRA
5 6 (50.00%) PBX
5 6 (50.00%) Ethernet
5 6 (50.00%) Dell
5 6 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (50.00%) QNAP
5 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (41.67%) CMDB
6 5 (41.67%) Xen

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 11 (91.67%) nginx
1 11 (91.67%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Jetty
2 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon S3
2 10 (83.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (8.33%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) DNS
1 11 (91.67%) SSL
2 10 (83.33%) Network Security
3 6 (50.00%) PBX
3 6 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) NAS
4 4 (33.33%) VLAN
5 1 (8.33%) IPsec
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) FTP
5 1 (8.33%) HTTP
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) MySQL
1 10 (83.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 10 (83.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Junior
3 3 (25.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) Servlets
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Clustering
2 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (41.67%) CMDB
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Shell Script
1 10 (83.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) Java
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Xen
2 4 (33.33%) NFS
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Akamai
2 6 (50.00%) Dell
2 6 (50.00%) QNAP
3 4 (33.33%) Sophos
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Google