The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 213 206 194
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 9 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.11% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.84% 5.22% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 21
Average salary £42,500 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.09% -11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
Cloud Services Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
186 115 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.07% 2.20% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 159 98 91
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Amazon EC2
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 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
Bristol -5 9 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Amazon EC2
England

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 18 (90.00%) MySQL
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
1 18 (90.00%) Tomcat
2 14 (70.00%) Python
3 13 (65.00%) Bash Shell
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (45.00%) Ruby
5 9 (45.00%) Apache
5 9 (45.00%) VoIP
5 9 (45.00%) WAN
5 9 (45.00%) HTTP
5 9 (45.00%) Internet
5 9 (45.00%) Middleware
5 9 (45.00%) IPv4
5 9 (45.00%) IPv6
5 9 (45.00%) PHP
5 9 (45.00%) Java
5 9 (45.00%) SaaS
5 9 (45.00%) Google Apps
5 9 (45.00%) Google
5 9 (45.00%) PHP5
5 9 (45.00%) CentOS
6 8 (40.00%) Facebook
6 8 (40.00%) Open Source
6 8 (40.00%) Xbox
6 8 (40.00%) Scrum
7 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (35.00%) CSS
7 7 (35.00%) jQuery
8 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 18 (90.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (45.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) SaaS
1 9 (45.00%) Google Apps
2 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (25.00%) Amazon S3
4 4 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) VoIP
1 9 (45.00%) WAN
1 9 (45.00%) HTTP
1 9 (45.00%) IPv4
1 9 (45.00%) IPv6
1 9 (45.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) Hazelcast
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (20.00%) Electronics
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (60.00%) Administrator
2 10 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 10 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (30.00%) Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Middleware
2 7 (35.00%) CSS
2 7 (35.00%) jQuery
3 5 (25.00%) Servlets
3 5 (25.00%) LAMP
3 5 (25.00%) Spring
4 4 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) .NET
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.00%) Web Services
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Open Source
1 8 (40.00%) Xbox
2 4 (20.00%) DTV
3 1 (5.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (5.00%) Social Network
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) CentOS
3 6 (30.00%) Fedora
4 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.00%) UNIX
6 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (30.00%) TDD
5 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 4 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) BDD
7 2 (10.00%) MVC
8 1 (5.00%) OOP
8 1 (5.00%) OO
8 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (5.00%) DevOps
8 1 (5.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Python
2 13 (65.00%) Bash Shell
3 9 (45.00%) Ruby
3 9 (45.00%) PHP5
3 9 (45.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) PHP
4 4 (20.00%) Groovy
5 2 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Google
2 8 (40.00%) Facebook
3 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft