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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 226 213 218
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 14 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.23% 0.018%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.60% 10.08% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 1
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.10% +39.06%
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
250 119 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.21% 2.26% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 195 95 96
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram 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 27 February 2015. 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 -9 9 £47,500 +46.15% 2
Devon - 5 £47,500 -
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 14 (82.35%) Java
3 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (70.59%) Scrum
5 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (58.82%) CentOS
6 10 (58.82%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
7 9 (52.94%) Puppet
7 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (52.94%) Ruby
7 9 (52.94%) PHP
7 9 (52.94%) MySQL
7 9 (52.94%) Tomcat
8 8 (47.06%) VMware
8 8 (47.06%) Amazon S3
8 8 (47.06%) SaaS
8 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (47.06%) PHP5
9 7 (41.18%) Groovy
9 7 (41.18%) Spring
9 7 (41.18%) Hazelcast
9 7 (41.18%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (41.18%) Fedora
9 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
9 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
10 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (35.29%) HTML
10 6 (35.29%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 9 (52.94%) Tomcat
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) JBoss
3 2 (11.76%) nginx
3 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (29.41%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (47.06%) SaaS
2 8 (47.06%) Amazon S3
3 2 (11.76%) OpenShift
4 1 (5.88%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) VPN
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
1 2 (11.76%) SSH
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) IPv4
2 1 (5.88%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) MySQL
2 7 (41.18%) Hazelcast
2 7 (41.18%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
4 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (35.29%) Electronics
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
1 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
1 6 (35.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Team Leader
2 5 (29.41%) Java Team Leader
2 5 (29.41%) Software Team Leader
2 5 (29.41%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Development Team Leader
3 4 (23.53%) Development Team Leader
4 3 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Spring
2 6 (35.29%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) HTML5
3 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) LAMP
5 2 (11.76%) libvirt
6 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (5.88%) REST
6 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) JSON
6 1 (5.88%) jQuery
6 1 (5.88%) CSS
6 1 (5.88%) Servlets
6 1 (5.88%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) DTV
2 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 5 (29.41%) Open Source
3 2 (11.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) CentOS
3 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (41.18%) Fedora
5 3 (17.65%) UNIX
6 2 (11.76%) Windows
6 2 (11.76%) Debian
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (11.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Scrum
3 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
5 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (35.29%) TDD
5 6 (35.29%) Kanban
5 6 (35.29%) Programme Management
5 6 (35.29%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (35.29%) DevOps
6 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
6 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
6 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (29.41%) Test Automation
6 5 (29.41%) Product Management
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
8 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) PHP
2 9 (52.94%) Ruby
2 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
3 8 (47.06%) PHP5
4 7 (41.18%) Groovy
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 5 (29.41%) Python
7 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 2 (11.76%) Perl
8 1 (5.88%) Golang
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) ISO 9001
1 5 (29.41%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Gluster
2 2 (11.76%) KVM
2 2 (11.76%) Docker
2 2 (11.76%) RHEV
2 2 (11.76%) oVirt
2 2 (11.76%) NFS
2 2 (11.76%) Samba
2 2 (11.76%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (52.94%) Puppet
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (11.76%) Cobbler
3 2 (11.76%) SELinux
3 2 (11.76%) Nagios
4 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
3 6 (35.29%) SAP
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Google
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