The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 141 130 130
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 2 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.089% 0.38% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.77% 5.81% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 3
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Amazon EC2
Berkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
260 155 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.56% 6.57% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 173 118 116
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -1.12%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Reading

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Cacti
1 2 (100.00%) Ganglia
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Eucalyptus
1 2 (100.00%) Varnish
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Sensu
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) GlusterFS

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Drupal
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Eucalyptus
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Varnish
1 2 (100.00%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Cacti
1 2 (100.00%) Ganglia
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk