The first table below looks at the demand for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 23 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 86 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.27% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £42,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
Cloud Services Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
88 36 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.90% 3.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 76 36 0
Average salary £36,000 £56,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Amazon EC2
Wales

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in South Wales

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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
Cardiff - 3 £42,000 -
Amazon EC2
Wales

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
3 1 (16.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) YUM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Google