The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank - 234 226
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.034% 0.070%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 1.29% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £47,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.56%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £58,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.10% +46.87%
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 West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
211 155 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.33% 2.62% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 170 114 122
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £28,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in the South West

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) SaaS
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) PHP5
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Hazelcast
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (60.00%) Groovy
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Fedora
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (40.00%) Electronics
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) SaaS
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (20.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) IPv4
1 1 (20.00%) IPv6
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Hazelcast
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Servlets
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) DTV
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
1 4 (80.00%) PHP5
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) Groovy
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Facebook
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