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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 79 60 64
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 4 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.51% 2.19% 2.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.08% 19.28% 32.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 18
Average salary £70,000 £90,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
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
98 83 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 12.48% 11.35% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 58 80 54
Average salary £49,000 £75,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) GitHub
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (50.00%) Node.js
4 3 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) Ruby
5 2 (33.33%) Python
6 1 (16.67%) DNA
6 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
6 1 (16.67%) NFS
6 1 (16.67%) Apple
6 1 (16.67%) Nagios
6 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (16.67%) Debian
6 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) Data Management
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) GitHub
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (16.67%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Sinatra
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Padrino
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Debian
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) DNA
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Groovy
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) C++
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) Percona
1 1 (16.67%) SaltStack