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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 396 407 409
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 55 31 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.69% 3.69% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 50 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 £40,549 £23,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Cloud Services Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1173 839 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.17% 3.79% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 934 732 589
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £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 25 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 25 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 +8 17 £85,000 +17.24% 2
East Sussex - 10 £50,000 -
Hampshire +2 8 £52,125 +121.80% 1
Surrey -5 7 £60,000 +20.00%
West Sussex - 7 £40,610 -
Berkshire +8 6 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 76 (69.09%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (67.27%) Web Services
3 65 (59.09%) Linux
4 56 (50.91%) Puppet
5 47 (42.73%) Opscode Chef
6 43 (39.09%) Open Source
7 42 (38.18%) MySQL
8 41 (37.27%) DevOps
9 28 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (23.64%) Perl
10 26 (23.64%) Ruby
10 26 (23.64%) SaaS
11 25 (22.73%) Git (software)
11 25 (22.73%) Amazon RDS
11 25 (22.73%) Java
12 23 (20.91%) Apache
12 23 (20.91%) TCP/IP
13 22 (20.00%) Configuration Management
14 21 (19.09%) UNIX
14 21 (19.09%) Python
14 21 (19.09%) PHP
14 21 (19.09%) .NET
14 21 (19.09%) Subversion
14 21 (19.09%) Telecoms
14 21 (19.09%) Amazon S3
15 20 (18.18%) Ubuntu
15 20 (18.18%) C#
16 19 (17.27%) Cacti
17 18 (16.36%) JavaScript
18 17 (15.45%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 23 (20.91%) Apache
2 15 (13.64%) Drupal
2 15 (13.64%) nginx
2 15 (13.64%) Node.js
3 10 (9.09%) IIS
3 10 (9.09%) Eucalyptus
4 6 (5.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.91%) CMS
5 1 (0.91%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (7.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 76 (69.09%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (23.64%) SaaS
3 21 (19.09%) Amazon S3
4 16 (14.55%) Route 53
5 14 (12.73%) GitHub
5 14 (12.73%) Amazon ELB
6 11 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (7.27%) PaaS
8 4 (3.64%) ElastiCache
9 3 (2.73%) Google App Engine
10 2 (1.82%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.91%) TCP/IP
2 17 (15.45%) HTTP
3 15 (13.64%) SMTP
4 7 (6.36%) Network Security
5 4 (3.64%) Internet
5 4 (3.64%) Firewall
6 2 (1.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (38.18%) MySQL
2 25 (22.73%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.91%) Big Data
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 21 (19.09%) Subversion
3 9 (8.18%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.64%) JIRA
4 4 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.64%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.73%) Ant
5 3 (2.73%) Gradle
6 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (19.09%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.09%) Finance
3 8 (7.27%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.27%) Marketing
3 8 (7.27%) Electronics
4 2 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (26.36%) Developer
2 27 (24.55%) Systems Engineer
3 20 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (16.36%) Linux Engineer
5 15 (13.64%) Administrator
5 15 (13.64%) DevOps Specialist
6 14 (12.73%) Systems Administrator
7 13 (11.82%) Java Developer
8 11 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 11 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (10.00%) Agile C# Developer
8 11 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (9.09%) Architect
10 8 (7.27%) Cloud Engineer
11 7 (6.36%) Linux Administrator
12 6 (5.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 5 (4.55%) Senior Developer
14 4 (3.64%) Infrastructure Architect
14 4 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
15 3 (2.73%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (67.27%) Web Services
2 21 (19.09%) .NET
3 16 (14.55%) Spring
4 13 (11.82%) LAMP
4 13 (11.82%) jQuery
5 12 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (10.91%) ASP.NET
6 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 11 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (10.00%) Ninject
6 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 11 (10.00%) NHibernate
7 10 (9.09%) Sensu
8 9 (8.18%) Grails
8 9 (8.18%) ZK
8 9 (8.18%) Lucene
9 7 (6.36%) J2EE
10 4 (3.64%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (3.64%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (39.09%) Open Source
2 15 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 13 (11.82%) Digital Media
4 11 (10.00%) Blog
4 11 (10.00%) Xbox
4 11 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (7.27%) DTV
6 2 (1.82%) Kindle
7 1 (0.91%) Statistics
7 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 65 (59.09%) Linux
2 21 (19.09%) UNIX
3 20 (18.18%) Ubuntu
4 16 (14.55%) Debian
5 13 (11.82%) CentOS
6 10 (9.09%) Windows
7 4 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (37.27%) DevOps
2 28 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 17 (15.45%) TDD
5 16 (14.55%) Scrum
6 13 (11.82%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (10.00%) MVC
7 11 (10.00%) Test-First Development
7 11 (10.00%) Pair Programming
7 11 (10.00%) Web Development
7 11 (10.00%) Kanban
7 11 (10.00%) BDD
7 11 (10.00%) Scrum-ban
8 10 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (7.27%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.27%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (7.27%) Programme Management
10 8 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (3.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.64%) Perl
1 26 (23.64%) Ruby
2 25 (22.73%) Java
3 21 (19.09%) PHP
3 21 (19.09%) Python
4 20 (18.18%) C#
5 18 (16.36%) JavaScript
6 11 (10.00%) SQL
7 10 (9.09%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.73%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.91%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.91%) Haskell
9 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.91%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.91%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (1.82%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (5.45%) QA
2 4 (3.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (12.73%) Varnish
2 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.82%) Postfix
3 2 (1.82%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 56 (50.91%) Puppet
2 47 (42.73%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (17.27%) Cacti
4 15 (13.64%) Nagios
5 14 (12.73%) Ganglia
6 10 (9.09%) OpenView
6 10 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 8 (7.27%) Munin
7 8 (7.27%) Ansible
7 8 (7.27%) Salt
8 6 (5.45%) ZABBIX
9 4 (3.64%) HAProxy
9 4 (3.64%) collectd
9 4 (3.64%) StatsD
9 4 (3.64%) Graylog2
9 4 (3.64%) logstash
Vendors
1 12 (10.91%) VMware
2 11 (10.00%) Twitter
3 10 (9.09%) Splunk
3 10 (9.09%) SAP
3 10 (9.09%) BMC
4 9 (8.18%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.64%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.64%) Sun
5 4 (3.64%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.73%) Google
6 3 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.82%) HP
8 1 (0.91%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.91%) Percona
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle
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