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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 74 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.58% 0.67% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.26% 10.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.44% +8.88%
Amazon EC2
South Yorkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
39 48 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.64% 6.48% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31 47 11
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Sheffield

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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%) Apache
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) WordPress
2 5 (83.33%) CentOS
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) Moodle
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Google Apps
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) Google
2 5 (83.33%) CakePHP
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (50.00%) Data Management
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) PHP5
4 2 (33.33%) Zend
4 2 (33.33%) Zend Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Magento

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (100.00%) Apache
2 5 (83.33%) WordPress
2 5 (83.33%) Moodle
3 1 (16.67%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Magento
1 2 (33.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Google Apps
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (16.67%) OpenVPN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) SNMP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) IPsec
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Development Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Web Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Development Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CakePHP
2 2 (33.33%) Zend Framework
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) Data Management
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) PHP5
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) KVM
2 1 (16.67%) Xen
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Google
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Zend