The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 489 616 668
Rank change year-on-year
+127 +52
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 449 361 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.81% 3.68% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 345 292 262
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,400 £79,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
11787 9806 7866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.54% 9.01% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9918 8092 6208
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the UK.

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in the UK

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 within the UK.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in the UK

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +125 432 £57,500 - 48
London +89 237 £62,500 +8.69% 25
South East +43 43 £55,000 -18.51% 4
South West +33 42 £52,500 -12.50% 8
Birmingham +19 42 £57,500 -11.53% 1
West Midlands +18 42 £57,500 -11.53% 2
North West +6 31 £46,000 -20.00% 3
City of London +57 30 £60,000 +9.09% 8
Manchester +20 25 £52,500 -9.48% 3
Gloucestershire -2 20 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Cheltenham +2 19 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Reading +41 16 £57,500 -14.81% 1
Berkshire +37 16 £57,500 -23.33% 1
Rochdale +6 16 £55,000 -6.77% 1
Surrey -9 12 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Scotland +15 11 £42,500 -46.54%
Yorkshire +30 10 £50,000 +81.81% 2
East Midlands +16 10 £43,250 +20.13%
East of England +16 9 £43,750 -20.45% 4
Nottinghamshire +16 8 - -
Bristol +6 8 £82,500 +26.92% 1
Nottingham - 8 - -
Glasgow +17 7 £50,000 -16.31%
West Yorkshire +15 6 £50,000 +81.81% 2
Merseyside -15 6 £21,500 -66.92%
Liverpool -16 6 £21,500 -66.92%
Devon - 6 £42,500 - 3
East Sussex +11 5 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire +1 5 £45,000 -35.71%
Somerset - 5 £52,500 -

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 875 (92.99%) Amazon AWS
2 434 (46.12%) Amazon S3
3 405 (43.04%) Linux
4 367 (39.00%) Python
5 364 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
6 353 (37.51%) Java
7 341 (36.24%) DevOps
8 283 (30.07%) Web Services
9 267 (28.37%) MySQL
10 258 (27.42%) SQL
11 250 (26.57%) Microsoft Azure
12 247 (26.25%) Puppet
13 242 (25.72%) JavaScript
14 241 (25.61%) Software Engineering
15 236 (25.08%) Ruby
16 228 (24.23%) Opscode Chef
17 223 (23.70%) Git (software)
18 221 (23.49%) VMware
19 204 (21.68%) Finance
20 199 (21.15%) Apache
20 199 (21.15%) Degree
21 197 (20.94%) Ansible
22 194 (20.62%) Jenkins
22 194 (20.62%) Amazon RDS
22 194 (20.62%) TDD
23 189 (20.09%) VMware Infrastructure
24 183 (19.45%) HTML
25 182 (19.34%) Continuous Integration
25 182 (19.34%) Docker
26 167 (17.75%) NoSQL

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 199 (21.15%) Apache
2 124 (13.18%) nginx
3 114 (12.11%) Tomcat
4 84 (8.93%) Elasticsearch
5 64 (6.80%) JBoss
6 59 (6.27%) IIS
7 52 (5.53%) Confluence
8 48 (5.10%) Apache Spark
9 29 (3.08%) Apache Pig
9 29 (3.08%) Mule
9 29 (3.08%) Mule ESB
10 27 (2.87%) SharePoint
11 26 (2.76%) CMS
12 24 (2.55%) Apache Solr
13 18 (1.91%) Drupal
14 17 (1.81%) Eucalyptus
14 17 (1.81%) WebLogic
15 16 (1.70%) OpenStack
15 16 (1.70%) SAS
16 13 (1.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 68 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.66%) MS Office
3 13 (1.38%) SPSS
4 2 (0.21%) Stata
5 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 36 (3.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 23 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (1.91%) Sentinel
4 7 (0.74%) Magento
5 2 (0.21%) Shopify
6 1 (0.11%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 875 (92.99%) Amazon AWS
2 434 (46.12%) Amazon S3
3 250 (26.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 151 (16.05%) PaaS
5 147 (15.62%) IaaS
6 122 (12.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 117 (12.43%) AWS CloudFormation
8 112 (11.90%) Route 53
9 108 (11.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 94 (9.99%) SaaS
11 85 (9.03%) Amazon ELB
12 79 (8.40%) Amazon EMR
13 68 (7.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 67 (7.12%) Amazon SQS
15 66 (7.01%) CloudFront
16 63 (6.70%) Cloud Computing
17 58 (6.16%) Office 365
18 57 (6.06%) AWS Lambda
19 55 (5.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
20 51 (5.42%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 48 (5.10%) Firewall
1 48 (5.10%) LDAP
2 45 (4.78%) DNS
3 43 (4.57%) TCP/IP
4 25 (2.66%) Internet
5 24 (2.55%) HTTP
6 18 (1.91%) Kerberos
7 17 (1.81%) SAN
7 17 (1.81%) VPN
8 13 (1.38%) IPsec
8 13 (1.38%) NAS
9 10 (1.06%) SSL
10 9 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (0.85%) 3G
11 8 (0.85%) 4G
11 8 (0.85%) HSPA
11 8 (0.85%) LTE
11 8 (0.85%) SSH
11 8 (0.85%) WAN
12 7 (0.74%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (28.37%) MySQL
2 194 (20.62%) Amazon RDS
3 167 (17.75%) NoSQL
4 159 (16.90%) SQL Server
5 123 (13.07%) MongoDB
6 117 (12.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 114 (12.11%) Big Data
8 91 (9.67%) Amazon Redshift
9 73 (7.76%) Hadoop
10 72 (7.65%) PostgreSQL
11 67 (7.12%) Data Warehouse
12 62 (6.59%) Relational Database
13 56 (5.95%) DB2
14 46 (4.89%) Apache Hive
14 46 (4.89%) RDBMS
15 34 (3.61%) Neo4j
16 33 (3.51%) Redis
17 25 (2.66%) Data Mining
18 23 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
19 20 (2.13%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 223 (23.70%) Git (software)
2 194 (20.62%) Jenkins
3 105 (11.16%) JIRA
4 63 (6.70%) Vagrant
5 59 (6.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 48 (5.10%) Maven
7 46 (4.89%) TeamCity
8 45 (4.78%) Subversion
9 33 (3.51%) JUnit
10 32 (3.40%) IntelliJ
11 31 (3.29%) Octopus Deploy
12 22 (2.34%) Gradle
13 18 (1.91%) Selenium
13 18 (1.91%) Yeoman
14 17 (1.81%) RSpec
14 17 (1.81%) Sonatype Nexus
15 12 (1.28%) Bitbucket
16 11 (1.17%) gulp
16 11 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
17 8 (0.85%) Travis CI
General
1 204 (21.68%) Finance
2 103 (10.95%) Retail
3 79 (8.40%) Marketing
4 71 (7.55%) Publishing
5 70 (7.44%) Telecoms
6 47 (4.99%) Manufacturing
7 45 (4.78%) Games
8 36 (3.83%) Electronics
9 33 (3.51%) Advertising
10 27 (2.87%) Banking
11 11 (1.17%) Legal
12 7 (0.74%) Front Office
12 7 (0.74%) Law
13 6 (0.64%) iGaming
14 3 (0.32%) Brand Awareness
15 2 (0.21%) Automotive
15 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 277 (29.44%) Developer
2 208 (22.10%) DevOps Engineer
3 120 (12.75%) Architect
4 105 (11.16%) AWS Engineer
5 97 (10.31%) Java Developer
6 83 (8.82%) AWS DevOps
7 76 (8.08%) Senior Developer
8 73 (7.76%) Solutions Architect
9 69 (7.33%) Cloud Engineer
10 62 (6.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 58 (6.16%) Administrator
11 58 (6.16%) Linux Engineer
12 48 (5.10%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 47 (4.99%) JavaScript Developer
14 42 (4.46%) Linux Administrator
15 41 (4.36%) Systems Administrator
16 40 (4.25%) Software Engineer
17 38 (4.04%) Full Stack Developer
18 37 (3.93%) Systems Engineer
19 36 (3.83%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (30.07%) Web Services
2 183 (19.45%) HTML
3 143 (15.20%) CSS
4 118 (12.54%) HTML5
5 117 (12.43%) REST
6 95 (10.10%) jQuery
7 94 (9.99%) .NET
8 86 (9.14%) AngularJS
8 86 (9.14%) LAMP
9 76 (8.08%) Spring
10 72 (7.65%) Node.js
11 57 (6.06%) Hibernate
12 56 (5.95%) JSON
13 54 (5.74%) LEMP Stack
13 54 (5.74%) XML
14 52 (5.53%) CSS3
15 48 (5.10%) SOAP
16 45 (4.78%) Ruby on Rails
17 34 (3.61%) JPA
18 33 (3.51%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 144 (15.30%) Computer Science
2 104 (11.05%) Data Centre
3 76 (8.08%) Public Cloud
4 74 (7.86%) Visualisation
5 70 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
6 61 (6.48%) Hybrid Cloud
7 56 (5.95%) CMDB
8 42 (4.46%) Mobile App
9 35 (3.72%) Private Cloud
10 31 (3.29%) PKI
11 27 (2.87%) Virtual Team
12 21 (2.23%) Fintech
13 19 (2.02%) User Experience
14 18 (1.91%) Enterprise Cloud
15 13 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (1.28%) Data Integration
16 12 (1.28%) Digital Media
16 12 (1.28%) Management Information System
17 10 (1.06%) Blog
18 9 (0.96%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 405 (43.04%) Linux
2 147 (15.62%) Windows
3 98 (10.41%) Ubuntu
4 96 (10.20%) Unix
5 72 (7.65%) CentOS
6 55 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 43 (4.57%) Windows Server
8 26 (2.76%) Android
9 20 (2.13%) Debian
10 17 (1.81%) VMS
11 11 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (0.96%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.64%) CoreOS
13 6 (0.64%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.53%) SUSE
15 4 (0.43%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.43%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.32%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
2 341 (36.24%) DevOps
3 241 (25.61%) Software Engineering
4 194 (20.62%) TDD
5 182 (19.34%) Continuous Integration
6 155 (16.47%) Configuration Management
7 146 (15.52%) Analytics
8 128 (13.60%) Business Intelligence
9 127 (13.50%) Open Source
10 119 (12.65%) Service Delivery
11 104 (11.05%) ITIL
12 103 (10.95%) BDD
13 100 (10.63%) Presales
14 99 (10.52%) Scrum
15 97 (10.31%) Continuous Improvement
16 93 (9.88%) Project Management
17 91 (9.67%) Line Management
18 89 (9.46%) Requirements Analysis
18 89 (9.46%) SDLC
18 89 (9.46%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 367 (39.00%) Python
2 353 (37.51%) Java
3 258 (27.42%) SQL
4 242 (25.72%) JavaScript
5 236 (25.08%) Ruby
6 139 (14.77%) Bash Shell
7 132 (14.03%) PHP
8 114 (12.11%) Perl
9 109 (11.58%) C#
10 70 (7.44%) Scala
11 53 (5.63%) PowerShell
12 47 (4.99%) R
13 46 (4.89%) Clojure
14 29 (3.08%) Go
15 25 (2.66%) C
16 24 (2.55%) Shell Script
17 18 (1.91%) C++
17 18 (1.91%) Cypher
17 18 (1.91%) VBA
18 12 (1.28%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 199 (21.15%) Degree
2 75 (7.97%) ISEB
3 60 (6.38%) PMI Certification
4 57 (6.06%) PMP
5 25 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
6 24 (2.55%) AWS Certification
7 23 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (1.28%) PhD
9 8 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (0.64%) Security Cleared
12 5 (0.53%) CCNP
13 4 (0.43%) CCA
13 4 (0.43%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.32%) CCNA
15 2 (0.21%) CISSP
15 2 (0.21%) MCITP
15 2 (0.21%) MCSA
15 2 (0.21%) MCSE
15 2 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (7.65%) QA
2 20 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (1.49%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.85%) SLA
5 4 (0.43%) COBIT
6 1 (0.11%) ISO27002
System Software
1 189 (20.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 182 (19.34%) Docker
3 121 (12.86%) Virtual Machines
4 58 (6.16%) Active Directory
5 34 (3.61%) vCloud
6 30 (3.19%) Varnish
7 29 (3.08%) VirtualBox
8 26 (2.76%) XenApp
9 22 (2.34%) XenDesktop
10 17 (1.81%) GlusterFS
11 14 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
12 13 (1.38%) Xen
13 12 (1.28%) vSphere
14 11 (1.17%) Hyper-V
15 10 (1.06%) Apache Flume
15 10 (1.06%) VMware ESX
16 7 (0.74%) HDFS
17 5 (0.53%) KVM
17 5 (0.53%) RHEV
18 3 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 247 (26.25%) Puppet
2 228 (24.23%) Opscode Chef
3 197 (20.94%) Ansible
4 93 (9.88%) SCVMM
5 55 (5.84%) Kubernetes
6 41 (4.36%) vRealize
7 39 (4.14%) Nagios
8 38 (4.04%) Mesos
9 37 (3.93%) SCOM
10 32 (3.40%) SCCM
11 25 (2.66%) HAProxy
12 24 (2.55%) Kibana
12 24 (2.55%) Terraform
13 20 (2.13%) SCOrch
13 20 (2.13%) ZABBIX
14 19 (2.02%) Cacti
15 18 (1.91%) Graphite
15 18 (1.91%) SELinux
16 17 (1.81%) Ganglia
16 17 (1.81%) OpenView
Vendors
1 221 (23.49%) VMware
2 125 (13.28%) Oracle
3 102 (10.84%) Microsoft
4 85 (9.03%) Red Hat
5 84 (8.93%) Citrix
6 83 (8.82%) BMC
7 70 (7.44%) HP
8 69 (7.33%) Cisco
9 63 (6.70%) EMC
10 60 (6.38%) NetApp
11 57 (6.06%) IBM
12 56 (5.95%) CheckPoint
12 56 (5.95%) Juniper
13 47 (4.99%) SAP
14 46 (4.89%) Google
15 31 (3.29%) New Relic
15 31 (3.29%) ServiceNow
16 30 (3.19%) Apple
17 29 (3.08%) SaltStack
18 26 (2.76%) Atlassian
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