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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 500 637 688
Rank change year-on-year
+137 +51
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 485 350 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.27% 3.69% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 375 283 262
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £53,500 £51,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +8.42%

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
11347 9490 8037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.69% 8.56% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9651 7698 6536
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +142 448 £60,000 +4.34% 58
London +81 259 £65,000 +13.04% 36
South East +44 54 £55,000 -15.38% 8
City of London +67 45 £60,000 -7.69% 10
East of England +62 30 £45,000 - 1
Scotland +17 28 - - 2
Glasgow +4 27 - -
South West +25 25 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Oxfordshire +17 22 £57,500 -4.16% 1
West Midlands -2 22 £62,500 +47.05% 1
Birmingham +19 21 £62,500 +31.57%
North West +26 20 £48,000 -3.03% 4
Surrey +18 18 £57,500 -11.53% 6
Yorkshire +36 16 £35,000 +12.90% 4
Suffolk - 16 £44,000 -
Ipswich - 16 £44,000 -
Staines -4 15 £57,500 -11.53% 2
Oxford - 15 £54,000 - 1
Bristol +30 12 - -
East Midlands +15 11 - - 1
Berkshire +26 10 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Nottinghamshire +18 10 - - 1
Nottingham +17 10 - - 1
Manchester +2 10 £52,500 +23.52% 2
North Yorkshire - 10 £35,000 -
Reading - 10 £55,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +8 9 £60,000 - 1
York - 9 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire +19 8 £50,000 -
Luton - 8 £50,000 -

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 854 (91.14%) Amazon AWS
2 427 (45.57%) Linux
3 419 (44.72%) Amazon S3
4 386 (41.20%) Agile Software Development
5 343 (36.61%) Python
6 341 (36.39%) Java
7 307 (32.76%) DevOps
8 285 (30.42%) Web Services
9 277 (29.56%) MySQL
9 277 (29.56%) Puppet
10 263 (28.07%) JavaScript
11 241 (25.72%) Git (software)
12 222 (23.69%) Opscode Chef
12 222 (23.69%) Software Engineering
13 217 (23.16%) SQL
14 215 (22.95%) VMware
15 214 (22.84%) TDD
16 211 (22.52%) Ansible
17 202 (21.56%) Amazon RDS
18 201 (21.45%) VMware Infrastructure
19 195 (20.81%) Ruby
20 193 (20.60%) Degree
20 193 (20.60%) Docker
21 192 (20.49%) HTML
22 188 (20.06%) Microsoft Azure
23 185 (19.74%) Jenkins
24 170 (18.14%) Continuous Integration
25 161 (17.18%) Apache
26 152 (16.22%) NoSQL
27 149 (15.90%) SQL Server

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
1 161 (17.18%) Apache
2 118 (12.59%) Tomcat
3 103 (10.99%) nginx
4 67 (7.15%) Elasticsearch
5 56 (5.98%) Apache Spark
6 52 (5.55%) JBoss
7 44 (4.70%) SharePoint
8 43 (4.59%) Confluence
9 38 (4.06%) OpenStack
10 36 (3.84%) Apache Solr
11 32 (3.42%) IIS
12 31 (3.31%) Apache Pig
13 30 (3.20%) Mule
14 24 (2.56%) Mule ESB
15 17 (1.81%) CMS
16 15 (1.60%) WordPress
17 14 (1.49%) WebLogic
17 14 (1.49%) WebSphere
18 10 (1.07%) Jetty
19 8 (0.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 44 (4.70%) MS Office
2 35 (3.74%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (2.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 22 (2.35%) Magento
4 10 (1.07%) Shopify
5 1 (0.11%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 854 (91.14%) Amazon AWS
2 419 (44.72%) Amazon S3
3 188 (20.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 123 (13.13%) PaaS
5 115 (12.27%) IaaS
6 112 (11.95%) Route 53
7 110 (11.74%) AWS CloudFormation
8 87 (9.28%) CloudFront
9 85 (9.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 84 (8.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 80 (8.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 78 (8.32%) Cloud Computing
13 75 (8.00%) SaaS
14 74 (7.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 73 (7.79%) Office 365
16 70 (7.47%) Amazon ELB
17 64 (6.83%) AWS Lambda
18 61 (6.51%) Amazon Kinesis
19 58 (6.19%) Amazon EMR
20 54 (5.76%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (4.91%) LDAP
2 43 (4.59%) DNS
3 40 (4.27%) TCP/IP
4 36 (3.84%) HTTP
5 29 (3.09%) Internet
6 27 (2.88%) Firewall
7 14 (1.49%) SSL
8 11 (1.17%) DHCP
9 10 (1.07%) SSH
9 10 (1.07%) VPN
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%) Intranet
11 8 (0.85%) LTE
12 7 (0.75%) NAS
12 7 (0.75%) VLAN
13 6 (0.64%) IPsec
13 6 (0.64%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (29.56%) MySQL
2 202 (21.56%) Amazon RDS
3 152 (16.22%) NoSQL
4 149 (15.90%) SQL Server
5 128 (13.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 112 (11.95%) MongoDB
7 101 (10.78%) Big Data
8 85 (9.07%) Amazon Redshift
9 76 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
10 68 (7.26%) Hadoop
11 59 (6.30%) DB2
12 56 (5.98%) Redis
13 47 (5.02%) Apache Hive
14 46 (4.91%) Relational Database
15 38 (4.06%) Neo4j
16 29 (3.09%) Impala
16 29 (3.09%) Mahout
16 29 (3.09%) RDBMS
17 23 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
18 22 (2.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 241 (25.72%) Git (software)
2 185 (19.74%) Jenkins
3 100 (10.67%) Vagrant
4 88 (9.39%) JIRA
5 59 (6.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 49 (5.23%) TeamCity
7 44 (4.70%) Maven
8 34 (3.63%) JUnit
9 30 (3.20%) Subversion
10 27 (2.88%) IntelliJ
10 27 (2.88%) Yeoman
11 23 (2.45%) Gradle
12 17 (1.81%) Hudson
13 15 (1.60%) Selenium
14 14 (1.49%) RSpec
15 13 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
16 9 (0.96%) gulp
16 9 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
17 8 (0.85%) Ant
17 8 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 136 (14.51%) Finance
2 77 (8.22%) Marketing
3 76 (8.11%) Retail
4 69 (7.36%) Publishing
5 59 (6.30%) Telecoms
6 50 (5.34%) Advertising
7 48 (5.12%) Games
8 46 (4.91%) Manufacturing
9 27 (2.88%) Electronics
10 18 (1.92%) Banking
11 15 (1.60%) Law
12 6 (0.64%) iGaming
12 6 (0.64%) Legal
13 5 (0.53%) Billing
14 3 (0.32%) Back Office
14 3 (0.32%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 277 (29.56%) Developer
2 193 (20.60%) DevOps Engineer
3 118 (12.59%) Java Developer
4 108 (11.53%) Architect
5 101 (10.78%) AWS Engineer
6 91 (9.71%) Senior Developer
7 84 (8.96%) AWS DevOps
8 69 (7.36%) Solutions Architect
9 68 (7.26%) Administrator
10 66 (7.04%) Linux Engineer
10 66 (7.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 64 (6.83%) Systems Administrator
12 62 (6.62%) Linux Administrator
13 61 (6.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 59 (6.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 58 (6.19%) Cloud Engineer
16 54 (5.76%) Software Engineer
17 48 (5.12%) Senior Java Developer
18 45 (4.80%) JavaScript Developer
19 39 (4.16%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (30.42%) Web Services
2 192 (20.49%) HTML
3 142 (15.15%) CSS
4 133 (14.19%) REST
5 131 (13.98%) LAMP
6 128 (13.66%) jQuery
7 124 (13.23%) HTML5
8 108 (11.53%) .NET
9 84 (8.96%) Node.js
10 82 (8.75%) AngularJS
11 73 (7.79%) XML
12 70 (7.47%) Spring
13 69 (7.36%) SOAP
14 59 (6.30%) JSON
15 54 (5.76%) Hibernate
16 53 (5.66%) LEMP Stack
17 46 (4.91%) ASP.NET
18 39 (4.16%) scikit-learn
19 38 (4.06%) CSS3
19 38 (4.06%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 127 (13.55%) Computer Science
2 96 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
3 77 (8.22%) Visualisation
4 69 (7.36%) Data Centre
5 58 (6.19%) Public Cloud
6 55 (5.87%) Hybrid Cloud
7 51 (5.44%) CMDB
8 37 (3.95%) Private Cloud
9 35 (3.74%) Mobile App
10 34 (3.63%) Virtual Team
11 27 (2.88%) Mathematics
12 20 (2.13%) Algorithms
12 20 (2.13%) Fintech
13 19 (2.03%) User Experience
14 13 (1.39%) Data Integration
14 13 (1.39%) PKI
15 12 (1.28%) Replication
16 11 (1.17%) Clustering
16 11 (1.17%) Video on Demand
17 9 (0.96%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 427 (45.57%) Linux
2 124 (13.23%) Windows
3 120 (12.81%) Unix
4 115 (12.27%) Ubuntu
5 75 (8.00%) CentOS
6 51 (5.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 46 (4.91%) Windows Server
8 41 (4.38%) Android
9 38 (4.06%) Debian
10 33 (3.52%) Apple iOS
11 15 (1.60%) CoreOS
12 11 (1.17%) VMS
13 7 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
15 5 (0.53%) SUSE
16 4 (0.43%) AIX
16 4 (0.43%) Fedora
16 4 (0.43%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (41.20%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (32.76%) DevOps
3 222 (23.69%) Software Engineering
4 214 (22.84%) TDD
5 170 (18.14%) Continuous Integration
6 142 (15.15%) Analytics
7 137 (14.62%) Open Source
8 132 (14.09%) Configuration Management
9 125 (13.34%) E-Commerce
10 120 (12.81%) Project Management
11 116 (12.38%) Scrum
12 114 (12.17%) ITIL
13 109 (11.63%) Service Delivery
14 106 (11.31%) Mentoring
15 96 (10.25%) BDD
16 93 (9.93%) MVC
17 81 (8.64%) CRM
18 80 (8.54%) Microservices
19 79 (8.43%) Continuous Improvement
19 79 (8.43%) OO
Programming Languages
1 343 (36.61%) Python
2 341 (36.39%) Java
3 263 (28.07%) JavaScript
4 217 (23.16%) SQL
5 195 (20.81%) Ruby
6 139 (14.83%) PHP
7 115 (12.27%) C#
8 113 (12.06%) Bash Shell
9 81 (8.64%) Perl
10 57 (6.08%) Clojure
11 47 (5.02%) Scala
12 41 (4.38%) R
13 35 (3.74%) C++
14 31 (3.31%) Go
15 27 (2.88%) VBA
16 16 (1.71%) Shell Script
17 15 (1.60%) PowerShell
18 8 (0.85%) C
18 8 (0.85%) MATLAB
18 8 (0.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 193 (20.60%) Degree
2 53 (5.66%) ISEB
3 52 (5.55%) PMI Certification
4 51 (5.44%) PMP
5 45 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 41 (4.38%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (1.92%) PhD
8 10 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (0.85%) CCNP
10 7 (0.75%) AWS Certification
11 6 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.53%) Security Cleared
13 4 (0.43%) CCA
13 4 (0.43%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.32%) MBA
14 3 (0.32%) MCSD
14 3 (0.32%) SC Cleared
15 2 (0.21%) CCNA
15 2 (0.21%) MCSE
15 2 (0.21%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.09%) QA
2 10 (1.07%) SLA
3 5 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.11%) ISO27002
System Software
1 201 (21.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 193 (20.60%) Docker
3 107 (11.42%) Virtual Machines
4 57 (6.08%) Active Directory
5 51 (5.44%) VirtualBox
6 44 (4.70%) XenApp
7 39 (4.16%) XenDesktop
8 30 (3.20%) vCloud
9 18 (1.92%) Xen
10 16 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
11 15 (1.60%) Varnish
12 12 (1.28%) KVM
12 12 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (0.96%) Ceph
13 9 (0.96%) vSphere
14 7 (0.75%) Hyper-V
15 5 (0.53%) etcd
15 5 (0.53%) GlusterFS
15 5 (0.53%) RHEV
15 5 (0.53%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 277 (29.56%) Puppet
2 222 (23.69%) Opscode Chef
3 211 (22.52%) Ansible
4 63 (6.72%) SCVMM
5 45 (4.80%) SCCM
6 44 (4.70%) SCOM
7 42 (4.48%) Nagios
8 39 (4.16%) Kubernetes
8 39 (4.16%) Salt
9 29 (3.09%) Mesos
10 22 (2.35%) ZABBIX
11 20 (2.13%) HAProxy
12 19 (2.03%) CFEngine
12 19 (2.03%) Terraform
13 17 (1.81%) Graphite
14 16 (1.71%) vRealize
15 13 (1.39%) Kibana
16 11 (1.17%) Packer
17 9 (0.96%) Capistrano
17 9 (0.96%) StatsD
Vendors
1 215 (22.95%) VMware
2 116 (12.38%) Oracle
3 112 (11.95%) Microsoft
4 106 (11.31%) Red Hat
5 98 (10.46%) Citrix
6 78 (8.32%) Google
7 73 (7.79%) Cisco
8 59 (6.30%) HP
8 59 (6.30%) Juniper
9 58 (6.19%) NetApp
10 56 (5.98%) BMC
11 55 (5.87%) IBM
12 52 (5.55%) EMC
13 51 (5.44%) CheckPoint
14 38 (4.06%) SaltStack
15 33 (3.52%) New Relic
15 33 (3.52%) SAP
15 33 (3.52%) ServiceNow
16 30 (3.20%) Apple
17 19 (2.03%) Adobe
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £62,000 to £65,000 per annum 7.5% annual bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Levy Associates Ltd
Salary: perks
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose Ltd
Salary: package & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefit Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Certus Sales Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hyde, Cheshire
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + £5k Car + 16% Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Awesome Culture + Social +
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Morrisons
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + BONUS+BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS+BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Morrisons
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + bonus, flextime
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Woking, Surrey
WWF
Salary: £27,000 - £32,000 p.a
Posted: 6 days ago