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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 379 386 376
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 63 49 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.66% 5.79% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 57 45 65
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
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
1113 846 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.07% 3.99% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 880 750 605
Average salary £48,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
Oxfordshire -6 14 £90,000 +63.63% 1
Hampshire -7 14 £32,500 - 1
Surrey +2 13 £64,000 +60.00% 1
East Sussex - 11 £52,500 -
Berkshire +5 8 £50,000 -16.66% 1
West Sussex - 2 £40,610 -
Middlesex 0 1 £62,500 +30.20%
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 77 (74.76%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (67.96%) Web Services
3 61 (59.22%) Linux
4 41 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (37.86%) Amazon S3
5 39 (37.86%) Open Source
6 38 (36.89%) Puppet
7 35 (33.98%) DevOps
8 34 (33.01%) JavaScript
9 29 (28.16%) UNIX
10 27 (26.21%) MySQL
10 27 (26.21%) TCP/IP
10 27 (26.21%) Ubuntu
11 26 (25.24%) Amazon RDS
11 26 (25.24%) Opscode Chef
12 24 (23.30%) Java
13 22 (21.36%) HTTP
13 22 (21.36%) Debian
13 22 (21.36%) Node.js
14 21 (20.39%) Mobile App
14 21 (20.39%) SMTP
15 19 (18.45%) Git (software)
16 18 (17.48%) GitHub
16 18 (17.48%) .NET
17 17 (16.50%) PHP
17 17 (16.50%) C#
17 17 (16.50%) Windows
18 16 (15.53%) CSS
18 16 (15.53%) Cloud Computing
19 15 (14.56%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 22 (21.36%) Node.js
2 12 (11.65%) IIS
3 9 (8.74%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.85%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.88%) Apache
5 4 (3.88%) WordPress
6 2 (1.94%) nginx
7 1 (0.97%) Flash Media Server
7 1 (0.97%) Drupal
7 1 (0.97%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 77 (74.76%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (37.86%) Amazon S3
3 18 (17.48%) GitHub
4 16 (15.53%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (11.65%) SaaS
6 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (6.80%) Amazon ELB
8 6 (5.83%) Google App Engine
9 5 (4.85%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (4.85%) Route 53
9 5 (4.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 5 (4.85%) ElastiCache
10 1 (0.97%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 27 (26.21%) TCP/IP
2 22 (21.36%) HTTP
3 21 (20.39%) SMTP
4 5 (4.85%) Network Security
5 2 (1.94%) Firewall
6 1 (0.97%) SSH
6 1 (0.97%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (26.21%) MySQL
2 26 (25.24%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (11.65%) Hadoop
4 9 (8.74%) Big Data
5 5 (4.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (3.88%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.88%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.91%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (18.45%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.56%) Jenkins
3 9 (8.74%) TeamCity
4 6 (5.83%) Ant
5 5 (4.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (4.85%) Subversion
5 5 (4.85%) Gradle
6 4 (3.88%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.91%) JIRA
General
1 15 (14.56%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.85%) Marketing
2 5 (4.85%) Electronics
2 5 (4.85%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Legal
2 5 (4.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (26.21%) Systems Engineer
2 26 (25.24%) Developer
3 24 (23.30%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (21.36%) Linux Engineer
5 18 (17.48%) DevOps Specialist
6 13 (12.62%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (12.62%) Administrator
7 10 (9.71%) PHP Developer
7 10 (9.71%) Architect
8 8 (7.77%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (4.85%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Agile C# Developer
9 5 (4.85%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.88%) DevOps Administrator
10 4 (3.88%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Architect
11 3 (2.91%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
11 3 (2.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.91%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (67.96%) Web Services
2 18 (17.48%) .NET
3 16 (15.53%) CSS
4 15 (14.56%) Spring
5 10 (9.71%) jQuery
5 10 (9.71%) J2EE
6 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET
6 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 9 (8.74%) Akka
6 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (7.77%) ZeroMQ
8 7 (6.80%) HTML
8 7 (6.80%) RESTful
9 6 (5.83%) Hibernate
10 5 (4.85%) Grails
10 5 (4.85%) ZK
10 5 (4.85%) NHibernate
10 5 (4.85%) Lucene
10 5 (4.85%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 39 (37.86%) Open Source
2 21 (20.39%) Mobile App
3 15 (14.56%) Digital Media
4 5 (4.85%) Blog
4 5 (4.85%) DTV
4 5 (4.85%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (4.85%) Xbox
5 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.94%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 61 (59.22%) Linux
2 29 (28.16%) UNIX
3 27 (26.21%) Ubuntu
4 22 (21.36%) Debian
5 17 (16.50%) Windows
6 9 (8.74%) CentOS
6 9 (8.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (33.98%) DevOps
3 13 (12.62%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (12.62%) MVC
3 13 (12.62%) TDD
3 13 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (10.68%) Configuration Management
4 11 (10.68%) Software Engineering
5 9 (8.74%) Scrum
6 6 (5.83%) Mentoring
6 6 (5.83%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (5.83%) Automated Testing
6 6 (5.83%) Unit Testing
7 5 (4.85%) Integration Testing
7 5 (4.85%) Kanban
7 5 (4.85%) Web Development
7 5 (4.85%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (4.85%) Programme Management
7 5 (4.85%) Test-First Development
7 5 (4.85%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 34 (33.01%) JavaScript
2 24 (23.30%) Java
3 17 (16.50%) PHP
3 17 (16.50%) C#
4 12 (11.65%) Ruby
4 12 (11.65%) SQL
5 9 (8.74%) Perl
5 9 (8.74%) Bash Shell
5 9 (8.74%) Scala
6 6 (5.83%) Python
7 5 (4.85%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.88%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.97%) PHP5
9 1 (0.97%) Haskell
9 1 (0.97%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.97%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 10 (9.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.94%) Varnish
3 1 (0.97%) Postfix
3 1 (0.97%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 38 (36.89%) Puppet
2 26 (25.24%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.80%) Cacti
3 7 (6.80%) Munin
3 7 (6.80%) Salt
3 7 (6.80%) Ansible
4 5 (4.85%) Ganglia
4 5 (4.85%) logstash
4 5 (4.85%) Graylog2
4 5 (4.85%) collectd
4 5 (4.85%) StatsD
5 3 (2.91%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.94%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (12.62%) VMware
2 6 (5.83%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (5.83%) Google
3 5 (4.85%) SAP
3 5 (4.85%) Twitter
4 2 (1.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.97%) Cognizant
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £43000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Bens
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