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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 231 211 207
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 3 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.048% 0.076% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.60% 3.54% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 10
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +29.25%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.00%
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 West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
187 113 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.97% 2.14% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 140 88 116
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Bristol +1 3 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 12 (100.00%) MySQL
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (75.00%) Python
3 8 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 6 (50.00%) Internet
4 6 (50.00%) Middleware
4 6 (50.00%) IPv4
4 6 (50.00%) IPv6
4 6 (50.00%) VoIP
4 6 (50.00%) WAN
4 6 (50.00%) HTTP
4 6 (50.00%) Apache
4 6 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) PHP
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Ruby
4 6 (50.00%) Google
4 6 (50.00%) PHP5
4 6 (50.00%) Google Apps
4 6 (50.00%) Facebook
4 6 (50.00%) CentOS
4 6 (50.00%) Open Source
4 6 (50.00%) SaaS
4 6 (50.00%) Xbox
5 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
5 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) Fedora
6 3 (25.00%) Programme Management

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 12 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (50.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) SaaS
1 6 (50.00%) Google Apps
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (25.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) VoIP
1 6 (50.00%) WAN
1 6 (50.00%) HTTP
1 6 (50.00%) IPv4
1 6 (50.00%) IPv6
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) Hazelcast
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
General
1 3 (25.00%) Electronics
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) LAMP
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) Servlets
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
1 6 (50.00%) Xbox
2 3 (25.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) CentOS
3 5 (41.67%) Fedora
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (50.00%) Ruby
3 6 (50.00%) PHP5
4 3 (25.00%) Groovy
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Google
1 6 (50.00%) Facebook
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
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