The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 376 396 437
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +41
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 75 56 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.23% 0.031%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.61% 4.52% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 68 56 7
Average salary £51,250 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,300 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £53,750 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%
Amazon EC2
England

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

Cloud Services Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1626 1238 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.54% 5.16% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 1043 615
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in the South East

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in the South East

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +31 37 £50,000 -16.66% 6
Berkshire -6 13 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire +17 10 £57,500 -23.33%
West Sussex - 9 £52,500 -
East Sussex - 5 £40,000 -
Hampshire -11 1 £40,000 -28.88% 1
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 137 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (70.07%) MySQL
3 79 (57.66%) Linux
4 70 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (48.18%) Amazon S3
6 61 (44.53%) Java
7 51 (37.23%) Spring
8 50 (36.50%) Telecoms
9 49 (35.77%) Grails
10 43 (31.39%) Web Services
10 43 (31.39%) Opscode Chef
11 42 (30.66%) DevOps
12 39 (28.47%) Hibernate
12 39 (28.47%) ActiveMQ
13 38 (27.74%) Python
13 38 (27.74%) Amazon RDS
14 34 (24.82%) SaaS
15 30 (21.90%) Java EE
16 28 (20.44%) Puppet
17 26 (18.98%) Open Source
18 25 (18.25%) JavaScript
18 25 (18.25%) SQL
19 23 (16.79%) Ruby
19 23 (16.79%) ZK
20 22 (16.06%) VMware
20 22 (16.06%) GitHub
21 21 (15.33%) UNIX
22 20 (14.60%) Amazon SQS
23 19 (13.87%) Amazon ELB
23 19 (13.87%) Bash Shell

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 9 (6.57%) Apache
1 9 (6.57%) nginx
2 8 (5.84%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (5.11%) IIS
4 4 (2.92%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.92%) Jetty
5 3 (2.19%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.46%) Drupal
6 2 (1.46%) Eucalyptus
7 1 (0.73%) Node.js
7 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 137 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (48.18%) Amazon S3
3 34 (24.82%) SaaS
4 22 (16.06%) GitHub
5 20 (14.60%) Amazon SQS
6 19 (13.87%) Amazon ELB
7 17 (12.41%) AWS OpsWorks
8 16 (11.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 12 (8.76%) Route 53
10 8 (5.84%) Amazon Glacier
10 8 (5.84%) Amazon EMR
11 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (3.65%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (2.92%) Google Cloud Platform
13 4 (2.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.73%) Yammer
14 1 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.76%) SSL
1 12 (8.76%) Firewall
1 12 (8.76%) OpenVPN
2 8 (5.84%) SSH
3 6 (4.38%) Network Security
3 6 (4.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.73%) HTTP
4 1 (0.73%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (70.07%) MySQL
2 38 (27.74%) Amazon RDS
3 14 (10.22%) Redis
4 13 (9.49%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (8.76%) Big Data
6 11 (8.03%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (4.38%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.65%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.92%) Couchbase
10 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.19%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.19%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.46%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.73%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.65%) Subversion
3 3 (2.19%) Maven
4 1 (0.73%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.73%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.73%) Redmine
4 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.73%) Grunt
General
1 50 (36.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.65%) Games
3 1 (0.73%) French Language
Job Titles
1 59 (43.07%) Developer
2 38 (27.74%) Java Developer
3 26 (18.98%) Systems Administrator
3 26 (18.98%) Administrator
4 20 (14.60%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (13.87%) Linux Engineer
6 17 (12.41%) Full Stack Developer
7 16 (11.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 16 (11.68%) Linux Administrator
8 15 (10.95%) Team Leader
9 13 (9.49%) Development Manager
10 12 (8.76%) Support Engineer
10 12 (8.76%) Java Team Leader
10 12 (8.76%) AWS Engineer
10 12 (8.76%) Linux Support
10 12 (8.76%) Linux Support Engineer
11 11 (8.03%) Development Team Leader
12 9 (6.57%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (5.84%) Junior Developer
13 8 (5.84%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (37.23%) Spring
2 49 (35.77%) Grails
3 43 (31.39%) Web Services
4 39 (28.47%) Hibernate
4 39 (28.47%) ActiveMQ
5 30 (21.90%) Java EE
6 23 (16.79%) ZK
7 18 (13.14%) AngularJS
8 17 (12.41%) Padrino
8 17 (12.41%) Sass
8 17 (12.41%) CSS
9 13 (9.49%) HTML
10 12 (8.76%) Lucene
11 11 (8.03%) RESTful
12 10 (7.30%) LAMP
13 9 (6.57%) SOAP
13 9 (6.57%) Sinatra
14 6 (4.38%) Django
15 4 (2.92%) .NET
15 4 (2.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.98%) Open Source
2 10 (7.30%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.73%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.73%) CMDB
5 1 (0.73%) Social Media
5 1 (0.73%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 79 (57.66%) Linux
2 21 (15.33%) UNIX
3 19 (13.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (9.49%) Ubuntu
4 13 (9.49%) Amazon Linux
5 10 (7.30%) Windows
6 7 (5.11%) Apple iOS
6 7 (5.11%) Android
6 7 (5.11%) CentOS
7 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (51.09%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (30.66%) DevOps
3 17 (12.41%) BDD
3 17 (12.41%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (12.41%) TDD
4 13 (9.49%) Software Engineering
5 12 (8.76%) Incident Management
5 12 (8.76%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (5.84%) Data Transformation
7 7 (5.11%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (5.11%) MVC
7 7 (5.11%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.38%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (3.65%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (3.65%) Data Management
9 5 (3.65%) Auto-Scaling
10 4 (2.92%) Analytics
10 4 (2.92%) Scrum
10 4 (2.92%) OO
10 4 (2.92%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 61 (44.53%) Java
2 38 (27.74%) Python
3 25 (18.25%) JavaScript
3 25 (18.25%) SQL
4 23 (16.79%) Ruby
5 19 (13.87%) Bash Shell
6 15 (10.95%) Groovy
7 8 (5.84%) Perl
8 7 (5.11%) PHP
8 7 (5.11%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.92%) C#
9 4 (2.92%) Scala
10 2 (1.46%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (6.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (12.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.19%) Varnish
3 2 (1.46%) KVM
3 2 (1.46%) GlusterFS
4 1 (0.73%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (31.39%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (20.44%) Puppet
3 15 (10.95%) Nagios
4 12 (8.76%) logstash
5 4 (2.92%) Capistrano
6 3 (2.19%) CFEngine
7 2 (1.46%) Cacti
7 2 (1.46%) Ganglia
7 2 (1.46%) OpenView
7 2 (1.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.73%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.73%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (16.06%) VMware
2 6 (4.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.38%) Red Hat
3 4 (2.92%) Google
4 3 (2.19%) Oracle
5 2 (1.46%) BMC
5 2 (1.46%) Splunk
6 1 (0.73%) Rackspace
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