The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 69 73 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 6 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.82% 2.01% 2.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.57% 25.64% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 25
Average salary £90,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +23.75%
Amazon EC2
Oxfordshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
70 78 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.55% 7.83% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 67 73 99
Average salary £49,250 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.45% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £76,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Oxford

Amazon EC2
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 22 (100.00%) Web Services
1 22 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (100.00%) Puppet
2 17 (77.27%) Node.js
2 17 (77.27%) GitHub
2 17 (77.27%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (77.27%) DevOps
2 17 (77.27%) Open Source
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) .NET
3 5 (22.73%) IIS
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (22.73%) Amazon S3
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (22.73%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
3 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (77.27%) Node.js
2 5 (22.73%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 22 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (77.27%) GitHub
3 5 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (22.73%) Amazon S3
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) DevOps Engineer
1 17 (77.27%) DevOps Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Chief Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (22.73%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) DevOps
2 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) C#
Systems Management
1 22 (100.00%) Puppet
2 17 (77.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) VMware