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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK
Rank 550 565 609
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +44
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 322 404 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.40% 0.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.76% 3.72% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 248 340 284
Median salary £55,000 £53,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £85,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +7.77%

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
11664 10853 8542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.88% 10.75% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9763 9139 6908
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 February 2017 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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +44 306 £57,500 +4.54% 65
London +57 168 £65,000 - 37
South West +37 33 £52,500 -12.50% 4
South East +67 29 £42,500 -19.04% 6
Gloucestershire +5 26 £52,500 -19.23% 2
East of England -26 25 £45,000 -7.21% 3
West Midlands +30 22 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Cambridgeshire +19 21 £45,000 -30.76% 1
City of London +40 18 £67,500 -6.89% 12
Birmingham +16 17 £38,750 -3.12% 2
North West -25 17 £50,000 - 2
Manchester -26 17 £50,000 - 2
Cheltenham +9 14 £52,500 -12.50% 1
West Sussex - 13 £42,500 - 1
Gatwick - 12 £42,500 -
Cambridge +24 11 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Crawley - 11 £42,500 - 1
Peterborough - 10 - -
Scotland +24 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Berkshire - 9 £51,250 - 3
Oxford +11 5 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +6 5 £50,000 -
Bristol +3 5 - -
Rochdale -6 5 £40,000 -6.97%
North East -6 5 £36,500 - 2
Solihull - 5 £36,750 - 3
Reading - 5 £40,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £36,500 - 2
Glasgow - 5 £45,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £36,500 - 2

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 686 (97.58%) Amazon AWS
2 349 (49.64%) Linux
3 290 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
4 287 (40.83%) Java
5 267 (37.98%) Amazon S3
6 241 (34.28%) DevOps
7 239 (34.00%) Web Services
8 226 (32.15%) Python
9 210 (29.87%) SQL
10 209 (29.73%) Amazon RDS
11 203 (28.88%) Git (software)
12 187 (26.60%) VMware
13 186 (26.46%) Finance
14 181 (25.75%) Puppet
15 172 (24.47%) Microsoft Azure
16 168 (23.90%) Jenkins
17 165 (23.47%) Opscode Chef
17 165 (23.47%) MySQL
18 163 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
19 159 (22.62%) Ansible
20 156 (22.19%) Software Engineering
21 155 (22.05%) Ruby
22 151 (21.48%) Degree
23 147 (20.91%) SQL Server
24 145 (20.63%) TDD
25 143 (20.34%) Business Intelligence
26 140 (19.91%) Continuous Integration
27 137 (19.49%) NoSQL
28 135 (19.20%) Bash Shell
29 133 (18.92%) Scrum

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
1 118 (16.79%) Apache
2 89 (12.66%) Tomcat
3 86 (12.23%) nginx
4 84 (11.95%) Elasticsearch
5 82 (11.66%) JBoss
6 65 (9.25%) IIS
7 46 (6.54%) Mule
8 44 (6.26%) Apache Spark
9 43 (6.12%) Mule ESB
10 34 (4.84%) Confluence
10 34 (4.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 24 (3.41%) CMS
12 20 (2.84%) OpenStack
13 18 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
14 17 (2.42%) Apache Pig
15 13 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 12 (1.71%) SAS
17 10 (1.42%) Drupal
18 9 (1.28%) MS Exchange
19 8 (1.14%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 84 (11.95%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.71%) SPSS
3 7 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.57%) MS Office
5 3 (0.43%) Stata
6 1 (0.14%) Autodesk Flame
6 1 (0.14%) Houdini
6 1 (0.14%) Maya
6 1 (0.14%) NUKE
6 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 43 (6.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (1.99%) Sentinel
3 7 (1.00%) Magento
4 3 (0.43%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 686 (97.58%) Amazon AWS
2 267 (37.98%) Amazon S3
3 172 (24.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 120 (17.07%) AWS CloudFormation
5 96 (13.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 92 (13.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 80 (11.38%) IaaS
7 80 (11.38%) PaaS
8 78 (11.10%) Amazon SQS
9 74 (10.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 67 (9.53%) SaaS
11 62 (8.82%) Amazon EMR
11 62 (8.82%) Route 53
12 59 (8.39%) Amazon ELB
13 44 (6.26%) Amazon Kinesis
14 37 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
14 37 (5.26%) CloudFront
15 32 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
16 25 (3.56%) GitHub
17 23 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 51 (7.25%) Firewall
2 49 (6.97%) Internet
3 39 (5.55%) TCP/IP
4 38 (5.41%) DNS
5 32 (4.55%) LDAP
6 27 (3.84%) Kerberos
7 18 (2.56%) WAN
8 15 (2.13%) VPN
9 14 (1.99%) HTTP
10 13 (1.85%) IPsec
11 12 (1.71%) NAS
11 12 (1.71%) SAN
12 9 (1.28%) SSL
13 8 (1.14%) Network Security
14 7 (1.00%) DHCP
14 7 (1.00%) SSH
15 6 (0.85%) VLAN
16 5 (0.71%) LAN
17 4 (0.57%) tcpdump
18 3 (0.43%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (29.73%) Amazon RDS
2 165 (23.47%) MySQL
3 147 (20.91%) SQL Server
4 137 (19.49%) NoSQL
5 113 (16.07%) MongoDB
6 96 (13.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 77 (10.95%) PostgreSQL
8 74 (10.53%) Big Data
9 66 (9.39%) Data Warehouse
10 56 (7.97%) DB2
11 50 (7.11%) Amazon Redshift
12 44 (6.26%) Relational Database
13 43 (6.12%) Hadoop
14 24 (3.41%) Apache Hive
15 23 (3.27%) Redis
15 23 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
16 20 (2.84%) RDBMS
17 14 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
18 10 (1.42%) Blockchain
19 9 (1.28%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 203 (28.88%) Git (software)
2 168 (23.90%) Jenkins
3 114 (16.22%) JIRA
4 76 (10.81%) TeamCity
5 59 (8.39%) JUnit
6 52 (7.40%) Subversion
7 44 (6.26%) IntelliJ
8 41 (5.83%) Octopus Deploy
9 38 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 37 (5.26%) Gradle
11 33 (4.69%) Vagrant
12 25 (3.56%) Maven
13 16 (2.28%) Visual Studio
14 14 (1.99%) webpack
15 13 (1.85%) Mockito
15 13 (1.85%) SonarQube
15 13 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (1.71%) DbUnit
16 12 (1.71%) jMock
17 11 (1.56%) JSUnit
General
1 186 (26.46%) Finance
2 119 (16.93%) Retail
3 88 (12.52%) Marketing
4 59 (8.39%) Publishing
5 56 (7.97%) Telecoms
6 49 (6.97%) Manufacturing
7 45 (6.40%) Electronics
8 31 (4.41%) Games
9 18 (2.56%) Advertising
10 16 (2.28%) Banking
11 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.28%) Legal
12 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.14%) Front Office
12 1 (0.14%) Law
12 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 210 (29.87%) Developer
2 144 (20.48%) DevOps Engineer
3 115 (16.36%) Architect
4 110 (15.65%) Java Developer
5 95 (13.51%) AWS Engineer
6 79 (11.24%) Solutions Architect
7 75 (10.67%) Senior Developer
8 73 (10.38%) AWS DevOps
9 54 (7.68%) Senior Java Developer
10 47 (6.69%) Cloud Engineer
10 47 (6.69%) Linux Engineer
11 43 (6.12%) Administrator
12 34 (4.84%) C# Developer
13 32 (4.55%) Senior DevOps
14 31 (4.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 30 (4.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 28 (3.98%) Systems Administrator
17 27 (3.84%) Data Architect
17 27 (3.84%) Linux Administrator
17 27 (3.84%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (34.00%) Web Services
2 94 (13.37%) REST
3 91 (12.94%) Spring
4 83 (11.81%) .NET
5 73 (10.38%) HTML
6 63 (8.96%) SOAP
7 62 (8.82%) Hibernate
8 57 (8.11%) XML
9 54 (7.68%) CSS
10 50 (7.11%) HTML5
10 50 (7.11%) LAMP
11 49 (6.97%) Node.js
12 48 (6.83%) JPA
12 48 (6.83%) JSON
13 45 (6.40%) AngularJS
14 44 (6.26%) Apache Camel
14 44 (6.26%) Spring Integration
15 42 (5.97%) Spring MVC
16 35 (4.98%) RESTful
17 32 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 107 (15.22%) Computer Science
2 82 (11.66%) Data Centre
3 56 (7.97%) CMDB
4 46 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (5.12%) PKI
6 23 (3.27%) Algorithms
7 20 (2.84%) Public Cloud
8 16 (2.28%) Private Cloud
9 15 (2.13%) Data Structures
9 15 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
10 14 (1.99%) User Experience
11 12 (1.71%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
12 11 (1.56%) Replication
13 10 (1.42%) Fintech
14 8 (1.14%) Enterprise Cloud
14 8 (1.14%) iPad
15 7 (1.00%) Digital Media
15 7 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (0.85%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 349 (49.64%) Linux
2 132 (18.78%) Windows
3 60 (8.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 58 (8.25%) CentOS
5 39 (5.55%) Ubuntu
6 35 (4.98%) Unix
7 27 (3.84%) Windows Server
8 20 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (1.71%) Android
9 12 (1.71%) Debian
9 12 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (1.14%) VMS
12 5 (0.71%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.43%) Amazon Linux
13 3 (0.43%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.28%) CoreOS
14 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.14%) Fedora
15 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (34.28%) DevOps
3 156 (22.19%) Software Engineering
4 145 (20.63%) TDD
5 143 (20.34%) Business Intelligence
6 140 (19.91%) Continuous Integration
7 133 (18.92%) Scrum
8 111 (15.79%) Presales
9 103 (14.65%) Configuration Management
10 96 (13.66%) E-Commerce
11 90 (12.80%) BDD
12 86 (12.23%) Kanban
12 86 (12.23%) MVC
13 84 (11.95%) Open Source
14 81 (11.52%) ITIL
15 76 (10.81%) Analytics
15 76 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
15 76 (10.81%) Line Management
15 76 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
16 74 (10.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 287 (40.83%) Java
2 226 (32.15%) Python
3 210 (29.87%) SQL
4 155 (22.05%) Ruby
5 135 (19.20%) Bash Shell
6 124 (17.64%) JavaScript
7 98 (13.94%) Perl
8 97 (13.80%) C#
8 97 (13.80%) PHP
9 71 (10.10%) PowerShell
10 59 (8.39%) Scala
11 44 (6.26%) C
12 25 (3.56%) Go
13 22 (3.13%) R
14 20 (2.84%) Clojure
15 13 (1.85%) VBScript
16 12 (1.71%) C++
16 12 (1.71%) VB.NET
17 11 (1.56%) Shell Script
18 9 (1.28%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 151 (21.48%) Degree
2 66 (9.39%) ISEB
3 58 (8.25%) PMI Certification
4 56 (7.97%) PMP
5 43 (6.12%) AWS Certification
6 18 (2.56%) Security Cleared
7 11 (1.56%) SC Cleared
8 10 (1.42%) DBS Check
8 10 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.85%) PhD
9 6 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.57%) CISSP
12 3 (0.43%) CCA
12 3 (0.43%) CCNA
12 3 (0.43%) CISA
12 3 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.43%) CISM
12 3 (0.43%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (13.94%) QA
2 18 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.85%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.57%) ISO20022
4 4 (0.57%) SLA
5 3 (0.43%) GCP
6 2 (0.28%) SDET
7 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 163 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 130 (18.49%) Docker
3 91 (12.94%) Virtual Machines
4 68 (9.67%) Active Directory
5 22 (3.13%) Hyper-V
6 17 (2.42%) vSphere
7 14 (1.99%) Varnish
8 12 (1.71%) Apache Flume
8 12 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (1.42%) KVM
9 10 (1.42%) VirtualBox
9 10 (1.42%) VMware ESX
9 10 (1.42%) Xen
10 9 (1.28%) GlusterFS
11 7 (1.00%) vCloud
12 5 (0.71%) XenApp
13 4 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 4 (0.57%) Samba
14 3 (0.43%) HDFS
14 3 (0.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 181 (25.75%) Puppet
2 165 (23.47%) Opscode Chef
3 159 (22.62%) Ansible
4 68 (9.67%) SCVMM
5 38 (5.41%) Kubernetes
5 38 (5.41%) Terraform
6 26 (3.70%) Nagios
7 25 (3.56%) SELinux
8 19 (2.70%) Kibana
8 19 (2.70%) Mesos
9 17 (2.42%) Packer
10 13 (1.85%) ZABBIX
11 12 (1.71%) SCOM
11 12 (1.71%) vRealize
12 11 (1.56%) SCOrch
13 10 (1.42%) HAProxy
13 10 (1.42%) Rancher
13 10 (1.42%) rkt
14 9 (1.28%) Graphite
14 9 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 187 (26.60%) VMware
2 120 (17.07%) Oracle
3 98 (13.94%) BMC
4 80 (11.38%) Red Hat
5 72 (10.24%) Cisco
6 71 (10.10%) EMC
7 69 (9.82%) NetApp
8 67 (9.53%) Citrix
8 67 (9.53%) Microsoft
9 62 (8.82%) IBM
10 59 (8.39%) HP
11 56 (7.97%) Juniper
12 55 (7.82%) CheckPoint
13 51 (7.25%) SAP
14 45 (6.40%) Apple
15 40 (5.69%) Salesforce.com
16 37 (5.26%) New Relic
17 36 (5.12%) Informatica
18 31 (4.41%) Atlassian
19 30 (4.27%) Trend Micro
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