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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 76 55 77
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +22
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 1 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.13% 2.20% 0.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.41% 24.64% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 7
Average salary £60,000 £85,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +17.24%
UK excluding London average salary £59,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+24.21% +5.55%
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
71 69 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.26% 8.91% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 53 68 44
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 £25,600 £46,650 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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 28 July 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon S3
3 5 (71.43%) Ruby
3 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 5 (71.43%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (71.43%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) Padrino
4 4 (57.14%) Sinatra
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 4 (57.14%) GitHub
4 4 (57.14%) Sass
4 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
4 4 (57.14%) AWS OpsWorks
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) Groovy
4 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) Puppet
6 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
6 2 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (28.57%) Data Management

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon S3
3 4 (57.14%) GitHub
3 4 (57.14%) AWS OpsWorks
4 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Full Stack Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Chief Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Padrino
1 4 (57.14%) Sinatra
1 4 (57.14%) Sass
1 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Debian
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Ruby
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Groovy
4 2 (28.57%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) NFS
2 1 (14.29%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (42.86%) Puppet
3 1 (14.29%) Nagios
3 1 (14.29%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Percona
2 1 (14.29%) SaltStack