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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 63 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 16 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.19% 1.89% 1.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.25% 39.13% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 12
Average salary £90,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
79 46 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.82% 4.83% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 79 43 33
Average salary £72,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.81% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,500 £72,500
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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in Oxford

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 24 (100.00%) Web Services
1 24 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (95.83%) Puppet
3 16 (66.67%) Open Source
3 16 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (66.67%) DevOps
4 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 15 (62.50%) Node.js
4 15 (62.50%) GitHub
5 9 (37.50%) Amazon S3
6 8 (33.33%) C#
6 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 8 (33.33%) .NET
6 8 (33.33%) IIS
6 8 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (29.17%) VMware
7 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
7 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (4.17%) PHP
8 1 (4.17%) MySQL
8 1 (4.17%) UNIX
8 1 (4.17%) Linux
8 1 (4.17%) Apache
8 1 (4.17%) Python
8 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.17%) Nagios
8 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.17%) LAMP
8 1 (4.17%) Ruby

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 15 (62.50%) Node.js
2 8 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 24 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (62.50%) GitHub
3 9 (37.50%) Amazon S3
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (62.50%) DevOps Specialist
3 8 (33.33%) Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Chief Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) DevOps
2 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
Systems Management
1 23 (95.83%) Puppet
2 16 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) Cacti
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Percona
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat