The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 378 415 413
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -2
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 57 31 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.84% 3.70% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 52 28 31
Average salary £52,500 £47,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.94% -4.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,610 £23,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +16.12%
Cloud Services Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1178 837 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.20% 3.79% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 935 731 579
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Amazon EC2
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +10 17 £85,000 +17.24% 2
East Sussex - 10 £50,000 -
Hampshire +2 8 £52,125 +121.80% 1
Surrey -5 8 £62,000 +24.00%
Berkshire +17 7 £50,250 -16.25% 2
West Sussex - 7 £40,610 -
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 74 (67.89%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (65.14%) Web Services
3 64 (58.72%) Linux
4 53 (48.62%) Puppet
5 44 (40.37%) Opscode Chef
6 40 (36.70%) Open Source
6 40 (36.70%) MySQL
7 39 (35.78%) DevOps
8 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (23.85%) Java
10 24 (22.02%) Ruby
10 24 (22.02%) Amazon RDS
10 24 (22.02%) SaaS
10 24 (22.02%) Git (software)
11 23 (21.10%) Perl
12 22 (20.18%) .NET
12 22 (20.18%) UNIX
12 22 (20.18%) TCP/IP
12 22 (20.18%) Amazon S3
13 21 (19.27%) C#
13 21 (19.27%) Telecoms
14 20 (18.35%) Apache
14 20 (18.35%) Configuration Management
15 19 (17.43%) Python
15 19 (17.43%) JavaScript
15 19 (17.43%) PHP
15 19 (17.43%) Subversion
15 19 (17.43%) Ubuntu
16 18 (16.51%) TDD
17 17 (15.60%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 20 (18.35%) Apache
2 16 (14.68%) Node.js
3 13 (11.93%) Drupal
4 12 (11.01%) nginx
5 10 (9.17%) IIS
6 8 (7.34%) Eucalyptus
7 6 (5.50%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.92%) CMS
8 1 (0.92%) Flash Media Server
8 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (7.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 74 (67.89%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (22.02%) SaaS
3 22 (20.18%) Amazon S3
4 15 (13.76%) Route 53
5 14 (12.84%) GitHub
6 13 (11.93%) Amazon ELB
7 12 (11.01%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (5.50%) PaaS
10 4 (3.67%) Google App Engine
10 4 (3.67%) ElastiCache
11 2 (1.83%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.18%) TCP/IP
2 17 (15.60%) HTTP
3 15 (13.76%) SMTP
4 6 (5.50%) Network Security
5 3 (2.75%) Firewall
6 2 (1.83%) DNS
6 2 (1.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (36.70%) MySQL
2 24 (22.02%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.83%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.92%) Big Data
5 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (22.02%) Git (software)
2 19 (17.43%) Subversion
3 11 (10.09%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.59%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (3.67%) Gradle
5 4 (3.67%) Ant
5 4 (3.67%) JIRA
6 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (19.27%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.26%) Finance
3 8 (7.34%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.34%) Electronics
3 8 (7.34%) Marketing
4 3 (2.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (26.61%) Developer
2 27 (24.77%) Systems Engineer
3 20 (18.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (16.51%) Linux Engineer
5 15 (13.76%) Administrator
6 14 (12.84%) Systems Administrator
6 14 (12.84%) DevOps Specialist
7 13 (11.93%) Java Developer
8 11 (10.09%) Agile C# Developer
8 11 (10.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (10.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (10.09%) C# Developer
9 10 (9.17%) Architect
10 7 (6.42%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (5.50%) Linux Administrator
12 5 (4.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 5 (4.59%) Senior Developer
13 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Architect
13 4 (3.67%) Senior Java Developer
14 3 (2.75%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (65.14%) Web Services
2 22 (20.18%) .NET
3 17 (15.60%) Spring
4 14 (12.84%) jQuery
5 13 (11.93%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (11.93%) ASP.NET
6 12 (11.01%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 12 (11.01%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (10.09%) Ninject
7 11 (10.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 11 (10.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (10.09%) LAMP
7 11 (10.09%) NHibernate
8 9 (8.26%) ZK
8 9 (8.26%) Grails
8 9 (8.26%) Lucene
9 8 (7.34%) J2EE
9 8 (7.34%) Sensu
10 5 (4.59%) RESTful
11 4 (3.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (36.70%) Open Source
2 15 (13.76%) Mobile App
3 11 (10.09%) Inversion of Control
3 11 (10.09%) Digital Media
3 11 (10.09%) Xbox
3 11 (10.09%) Blog
4 8 (7.34%) DTV
5 2 (1.83%) Kindle
6 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 64 (58.72%) Linux
2 22 (20.18%) UNIX
3 19 (17.43%) Ubuntu
4 16 (14.68%) Debian
5 13 (11.93%) CentOS
6 11 (10.09%) Windows
7 4 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.78%) DevOps
2 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (18.35%) Configuration Management
4 18 (16.51%) TDD
5 16 (14.68%) Scrum
6 13 (11.93%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (11.01%) MVC
8 11 (10.09%) BDD
8 11 (10.09%) Scrum-ban
8 11 (10.09%) Kanban
8 11 (10.09%) Test-First Development
8 11 (10.09%) Pair Programming
8 11 (10.09%) Web Development
9 10 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.26%) Software Engineering
11 8 (7.34%) Programme Management
11 8 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (7.34%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (7.34%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (3.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.85%) Java
2 24 (22.02%) Ruby
3 23 (21.10%) Perl
4 21 (19.27%) C#
5 19 (17.43%) Python
5 19 (17.43%) JavaScript
5 19 (17.43%) PHP
6 11 (10.09%) SQL
7 9 (8.26%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.75%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.92%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.92%) C++
9 1 (0.92%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.92%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.92%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 11 (10.09%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.50%) QA
2 5 (4.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (10.09%) Varnish
2 4 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.83%) Postfix
3 2 (1.83%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 53 (48.62%) Puppet
2 44 (40.37%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (14.68%) Cacti
4 12 (11.01%) Nagios
4 12 (11.01%) Ganglia
5 8 (7.34%) OpenView
5 8 (7.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 7 (6.42%) Salt
6 7 (6.42%) Ansible
6 7 (6.42%) Munin
7 5 (4.59%) ZABBIX
8 4 (3.67%) collectd
8 4 (3.67%) StatsD
8 4 (3.67%) Graylog2
8 4 (3.67%) logstash
9 3 (2.75%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 12 (11.01%) VMware
2 11 (10.09%) Twitter
3 9 (8.26%) Red Hat
3 9 (8.26%) SAP
4 8 (7.34%) BMC
4 8 (7.34%) Splunk
5 4 (3.67%) Rackspace
5 4 (3.67%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.67%) Google
6 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.83%) Sun
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle
8 1 (0.92%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.92%) HP
8 1 (0.92%) Percona
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