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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 536 605 679
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +74
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 373 394 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.18% 3.78% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 263 333 257
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +17.97%

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
11720 10429 8018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.10% 9.69% 7.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9863 8806 6564
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +75 344 £58,750 +6.81% 57
London +66 182 £65,000 +8.33% 34
South West +35 34 £50,000 -11.11% 7
South East +33 29 £50,000 -13.04% 6
North West -5 28 £52,500 -4.54% 5
Birmingham -8 28 £52,500 +16.66% 2
West Midlands -13 28 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Manchester +9 26 £52,500 +10.52% 2
City of London +49 23 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Rochdale - 20 £46,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -5 17 £52,500 -12.50% 6
East Midlands +20 15 £38,750 -13.88% 2
East of England -10 14 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Nottinghamshire +13 13 £42,500 +18.05% 2
Cheltenham -3 13 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Nottingham - 13 £42,500 - 2
Scotland +34 12 £47,500 +0.52% 1
Oxfordshire +30 11 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Glasgow +25 10 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Cambridgeshire +8 10 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Berkshire +51 9 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Reading +50 9 £65,000 +4.00%
Oxford +28 9 £50,000 -28.57% 1
Devon - 9 £45,000 -
Cambridge +9 6 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Peterborough - 4 - -
Buckfastleigh - 4 £45,000 -
Wiltshire +25 3 - -
Yorkshire +21 3 £45,000 +63.63%
Hertfordshire +10 3 - -

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 795 (95.32%) Amazon AWS
2 387 (46.40%) Amazon S3
3 381 (45.68%) Linux
4 336 (40.29%) Agile Software Development
5 330 (39.57%) Java
6 310 (37.17%) DevOps
7 307 (36.81%) Python
8 268 (32.13%) Web Services
9 244 (29.26%) Git (software)
10 243 (29.14%) SQL
11 223 (26.74%) Puppet
12 216 (25.90%) Microsoft Azure
13 214 (25.66%) VMware
14 213 (25.54%) Opscode Chef
15 206 (24.70%) Amazon RDS
16 205 (24.58%) MySQL
17 204 (24.46%) Jenkins
18 198 (23.74%) Finance
19 188 (22.54%) Ruby
20 183 (21.94%) Software Engineering
21 182 (21.82%) Ansible
22 180 (21.58%) VMware Infrastructure
23 179 (21.46%) JavaScript
24 174 (20.86%) Apache
25 169 (20.26%) Bash Shell
26 167 (20.02%) Continuous Integration
27 165 (19.78%) Business Intelligence
28 163 (19.54%) Windows
29 155 (18.59%) TDD
29 155 (18.59%) 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
1 174 (20.86%) Apache
2 126 (15.11%) nginx
3 116 (13.91%) Tomcat
4 87 (10.43%) Elasticsearch
5 79 (9.47%) IIS
6 72 (8.63%) JBoss
7 58 (6.95%) Confluence
8 43 (5.16%) Apache Spark
9 36 (4.32%) Mule
10 34 (4.08%) Mule ESB
11 28 (3.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 26 (3.12%) Apache Pig
13 21 (2.52%) CMS
14 19 (2.28%) Drupal
15 17 (2.04%) Eucalyptus
15 17 (2.04%) SAS
16 16 (1.92%) OpenStack
17 14 (1.68%) WebSphere
18 12 (1.44%) WebLogic
19 10 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 76 (9.11%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.04%) SPSS
3 8 (0.96%) MS Office
4 3 (0.36%) Stata
5 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.12%) Houdini
6 1 (0.12%) Maya
Business Applications
1 37 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (2.40%) Sentinel
3 12 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.96%) Magento
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.12%) Shopify
5 1 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 795 (95.32%) Amazon AWS
2 387 (46.40%) Amazon S3
3 216 (25.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 134 (16.07%) AWS CloudFormation
5 124 (14.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 121 (14.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 112 (13.43%) IaaS
8 109 (13.07%) PaaS
9 89 (10.67%) SaaS
10 88 (10.55%) Amazon SQS
11 86 (10.31%) Route 53
12 77 (9.23%) Amazon ELB
12 77 (9.23%) Amazon EMR
13 76 (9.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 47 (5.64%) CloudFront
15 43 (5.16%) Amazon Kinesis
15 43 (5.16%) Cloud Computing
16 39 (4.68%) AWS Lambda
16 39 (4.68%) Azure Active Directory
17 32 (3.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (6.47%) Firewall
2 52 (6.24%) LDAP
3 47 (5.64%) Internet
4 46 (5.52%) DNS
5 43 (5.16%) TCP/IP
6 36 (4.32%) Kerberos
7 21 (2.52%) SAN
8 19 (2.28%) NAS
8 19 (2.28%) VPN
9 18 (2.16%) HTTP
10 13 (1.56%) WAN
11 12 (1.44%) IPsec
12 10 (1.20%) SSL
13 7 (0.84%) Network Security
14 6 (0.72%) DHCP
14 6 (0.72%) SSH
15 5 (0.60%) DSL
15 5 (0.60%) SMTP
15 5 (0.60%) VLAN
15 5 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (24.70%) Amazon RDS
2 205 (24.58%) MySQL
3 155 (18.59%) NoSQL
4 141 (16.91%) SQL Server
5 122 (14.63%) MongoDB
6 104 (12.47%) Big Data
7 103 (12.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 84 (10.07%) Amazon Redshift
9 75 (8.99%) Data Warehouse
10 65 (7.79%) Hadoop
10 65 (7.79%) PostgreSQL
11 52 (6.24%) Relational Database
12 50 (6.00%) DB2
13 42 (5.04%) RDBMS
14 41 (4.92%) Apache Hive
15 29 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
16 22 (2.64%) Neo4j
17 19 (2.28%) Redis
18 17 (2.04%) Data Mining
19 15 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 244 (29.26%) Git (software)
2 204 (24.46%) Jenkins
3 120 (14.39%) JIRA
4 63 (7.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 61 (7.31%) TeamCity
6 52 (6.24%) Octopus Deploy
7 47 (5.64%) JUnit
7 47 (5.64%) Vagrant
8 45 (5.40%) Subversion
9 40 (4.80%) Maven
10 37 (4.44%) IntelliJ
11 25 (3.00%) Gradle
12 19 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
13 15 (1.80%) Bitbucket
14 13 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
15 12 (1.44%) Mockito
15 12 (1.44%) SonarQube
16 11 (1.32%) DbUnit
16 11 (1.32%) jMock
16 11 (1.32%) Selenium
General
1 198 (23.74%) Finance
2 109 (13.07%) Retail
3 80 (9.59%) Marketing
4 57 (6.83%) Telecoms
5 54 (6.47%) Publishing
6 46 (5.52%) Manufacturing
7 37 (4.44%) Electronics
8 34 (4.08%) Games
9 26 (3.12%) Banking
10 25 (3.00%) Advertising
11 11 (1.32%) Legal
12 7 (0.84%) Front Office
13 3 (0.36%) Brand Awareness
14 2 (0.24%) Automotive
15 1 (0.12%) Back Office
15 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.12%) Law
15 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 232 (27.82%) Developer
2 190 (22.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 121 (14.51%) Architect
4 104 (12.47%) AWS Engineer
5 95 (11.39%) Java Developer
6 85 (10.19%) AWS DevOps
7 77 (9.23%) Senior Developer
8 67 (8.03%) Solutions Architect
9 59 (7.07%) Administrator
10 56 (6.71%) Linux Engineer
11 53 (6.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 50 (6.00%) Cloud Engineer
12 50 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
13 37 (4.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 36 (4.32%) Data Architect
14 36 (4.32%) Senior DevOps
15 35 (4.20%) Linux Administrator
15 35 (4.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 35 (4.20%) Systems Administrator
16 30 (3.60%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (32.13%) Web Services
2 131 (15.71%) HTML
3 101 (12.11%) REST
4 98 (11.75%) CSS
5 84 (10.07%) Spring
6 79 (9.47%) .NET
7 76 (9.11%) HTML5
8 72 (8.63%) LAMP
9 64 (7.67%) AngularJS
10 62 (7.43%) Node.js
11 58 (6.95%) JSON
12 57 (6.83%) Hibernate
13 53 (6.35%) SOAP
14 52 (6.24%) LEMP Stack
14 52 (6.24%) XML
15 51 (6.12%) jQuery
16 38 (4.56%) JPA
16 38 (4.56%) RESTful
17 34 (4.08%) Apache Camel
18 33 (3.96%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 118 (14.15%) Computer Science
2 93 (11.15%) Data Centre
3 54 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (6.47%) Public Cloud
4 50 (6.00%) CMDB
4 50 (6.00%) PKI
5 40 (4.80%) Visualisation
6 36 (4.32%) Mobile App
7 32 (3.84%) Hybrid Cloud
8 22 (2.64%) Private Cloud
9 19 (2.28%) Algorithms
10 18 (2.16%) User Experience
11 17 (2.04%) Enterprise Cloud
12 13 (1.56%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.44%) Data Structures
13 12 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (1.32%) Virtual Team
15 10 (1.20%) Cryptography
15 10 (1.20%) Fintech
16 9 (1.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 381 (45.68%) Linux
2 163 (19.54%) Windows
3 81 (9.71%) CentOS
4 63 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 58 (6.95%) Unix
6 50 (6.00%) Ubuntu
7 33 (3.96%) Windows Server
8 18 (2.16%) Android
9 14 (1.68%) Debian
9 14 (1.68%) VMS
10 10 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.84%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.60%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.60%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.48%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.36%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (40.29%) Agile Software Development
2 310 (37.17%) DevOps
3 183 (21.94%) Software Engineering
4 167 (20.02%) Continuous Integration
5 165 (19.78%) Business Intelligence
6 155 (18.59%) TDD
7 134 (16.07%) Configuration Management
8 118 (14.15%) Open Source
9 116 (13.91%) Scrum
10 107 (12.83%) Analytics
11 100 (11.99%) Presales
12 96 (11.51%) BDD
13 84 (10.07%) Kanban
13 84 (10.07%) Requirements Analysis
13 84 (10.07%) Technical Architecture
14 83 (9.95%) E-Commerce
14 83 (9.95%) ITIL
15 82 (9.83%) Service Delivery
16 81 (9.71%) Line Management
17 79 (9.47%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 330 (39.57%) Java
2 307 (36.81%) Python
3 243 (29.14%) SQL
4 188 (22.54%) Ruby
5 179 (21.46%) JavaScript
6 169 (20.26%) Bash Shell
7 135 (16.19%) PHP
8 123 (14.75%) Perl
9 88 (10.55%) C#
10 74 (8.87%) Scala
11 73 (8.75%) PowerShell
12 51 (6.12%) C
13 38 (4.56%) Clojure
14 37 (4.44%) Go
14 37 (4.44%) R
15 23 (2.76%) Shell Script
16 15 (1.80%) Groovy
17 13 (1.56%) VBScript
18 12 (1.44%) VBA
19 11 (1.32%) Cypher
Qualifications
1 151 (18.11%) Degree
2 69 (8.27%) ISEB
3 54 (6.47%) PMI Certification
4 51 (6.12%) PMP
5 44 (5.28%) AWS Certification
6 18 (2.16%) Security Cleared
7 14 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (1.08%) PhD
8 9 (1.08%) SC Cleared
9 7 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (0.60%) DBS Check
10 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.48%) MCSA
12 3 (0.36%) CCA
12 3 (0.36%) CCNA
12 3 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.36%) CISSP
12 3 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.12%) MCITP
13 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (11.87%) QA
2 25 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.72%) SLA
5 4 (0.48%) COBIT
6 2 (0.24%) GCP
System Software
1 180 (21.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 139 (16.67%) Docker
3 108 (12.95%) Virtual Machines
4 70 (8.39%) Active Directory
5 30 (3.60%) Varnish
6 23 (2.76%) vCloud
7 18 (2.16%) vSphere
8 17 (2.04%) GlusterFS
8 17 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (1.92%) VMware ESX
10 15 (1.80%) Apache Flume
10 15 (1.80%) VirtualBox
11 14 (1.68%) Hyper-V
12 9 (1.08%) XenApp
13 7 (0.84%) Xen
14 6 (0.72%) XenDesktop
15 4 (0.48%) HDFS
16 3 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 2 (0.24%) FreeRADIUS
17 2 (0.24%) KVM
Systems Management
1 223 (26.74%) Puppet
2 213 (25.54%) Opscode Chef
3 182 (21.82%) Ansible
4 81 (9.71%) SCVMM
5 46 (5.52%) Kubernetes
6 35 (4.20%) SELinux
7 34 (4.08%) Terraform
8 31 (3.72%) vRealize
9 24 (2.88%) Nagios
10 23 (2.76%) Mesos
11 22 (2.64%) SCOM
12 19 (2.28%) SCOrch
13 18 (2.16%) Cacti
13 18 (2.16%) Kibana
14 17 (2.04%) Ganglia
14 17 (2.04%) OpenView
14 17 (2.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 14 (1.68%) ZABBIX
16 13 (1.56%) HAProxy
16 13 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 214 (25.66%) VMware
2 112 (13.43%) Oracle
3 87 (10.43%) BMC
3 87 (10.43%) Red Hat
4 77 (9.23%) Microsoft
5 70 (8.39%) Cisco
6 68 (8.15%) EMC
7 65 (7.79%) NetApp
8 62 (7.43%) HP
9 59 (7.07%) Citrix
10 54 (6.47%) IBM
11 50 (6.00%) CheckPoint
11 50 (6.00%) Juniper
12 45 (5.40%) New Relic
12 45 (5.40%) SAP
13 44 (5.28%) Atlassian
14 35 (4.20%) Apple
15 34 (4.08%) Trend Micro
16 25 (3.00%) Google
16 25 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £63000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum 60,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £52000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 65,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £16,000 to £30,000 per annum (DoE) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Life Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Buto
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k + pension, holidays, cycle to work scheme and more!
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, life insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Meadows Consulting Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum £40k plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum inc Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Abide Financial
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Axomic
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago