The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 562 622 678
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +56
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 411 332 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.90% 4.05% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 361 257 218
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -25.00%

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
10550 8205 5931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.42% 7.71% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8888 6674 4802
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
England +110 366 £55,000 +15.78% 61
London +63 182 £65,000 +23.80% 30
East of England +59 76 £48,500 +49.23% 6
Suffolk - 54 £46,750 -
Ipswich - 54 £46,750 -
South East -24 30 £52,500 +10.52% 13
South West -1 22 £60,000 +26.31% 2
West Midlands - 20 £40,000 - 2
North West +30 19 £50,000 +14.94% 2
Birmingham - 19 £40,000 - 1
Manchester +29 17 £50,000 +68.06% 1
Hertfordshire +17 15 £66,500 +47.77% 3
Edinburgh -26 14 £51,000 +13.33% 1
Scotland -47 14 £51,000 +20.00% 1
East Midlands - 14 £47,500 -
Surrey +2 12 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Staines -2 11 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Gloucestershire - 11 £65,000 - 2
Oxfordshire -14 9 £50,000 -11.11% 10
Northern Ireland - 8 £37,500 -
County Antrim - 8 £37,500 -
Belfast - 8 £37,500 -
Potters Bar - 7 £66,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 7 £31,500 -
City of London +44 6 £72,500 +38.09% 6
North East +9 6 - - 2
Oxford -11 6 £50,000 -33.33% 5
Nottingham - 6 £31,500 -
Durham - 6 - - 2
Cheltenham - 6 £60,000 - 1

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 673 (83.60%) Amazon AWS
2 383 (47.58%) Linux
3 336 (41.74%) Agile Software Development
4 302 (37.52%) MySQL
5 280 (34.78%) DevOps
6 276 (34.29%) Java
7 268 (33.29%) Amazon S3
8 254 (31.55%) JavaScript
9 250 (31.06%) Web Services
10 247 (30.68%) Python
11 226 (28.07%) Puppet
12 222 (27.58%) PHP
13 215 (26.71%) LAMP
14 206 (25.59%) Git (software)
15 178 (22.11%) Open Source
16 176 (21.86%) Opscode Chef
17 175 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
18 160 (19.88%) Ruby
19 155 (19.25%) HTML
20 149 (18.51%) Apache
21 148 (18.39%) TDD
21 148 (18.39%) jQuery
22 144 (17.89%) Jenkins
23 143 (17.76%) Amazon RDS
24 141 (17.52%) Ansible
24 141 (17.52%) CSS
25 140 (17.39%) MongoDB
26 139 (17.27%) SQL
27 137 (17.02%) VMware
28 136 (16.89%) Mentoring

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 149 (18.51%) Apache
2 125 (15.53%) nginx
3 104 (12.92%) Tomcat
4 78 (9.69%) Node.js
5 59 (7.33%) Elasticsearch
6 49 (6.09%) JBoss
7 34 (4.22%) Apache Spark
8 32 (3.98%) Apache Solr
9 31 (3.85%) Mule
10 30 (3.73%) OpenStack
11 29 (3.60%) Apache Pig
12 20 (2.48%) WebSphere
13 19 (2.36%) Mule ESB
14 18 (2.24%) IIS
15 16 (1.99%) Jetty
16 14 (1.74%) Confluence
17 13 (1.61%) SharePoint
18 10 (1.24%) CMS
19 6 (0.75%) GlassFish
19 6 (0.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (1.74%) MS Office
2 13 (1.61%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.75%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.37%) HipChat
5 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 35 (4.35%) Magento
2 20 (2.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.12%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 673 (83.60%) Amazon AWS
2 268 (33.29%) Amazon S3
3 99 (12.30%) CloudFront
4 85 (10.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 81 (10.06%) AWS CloudFormation
6 73 (9.07%) SaaS
7 66 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
8 61 (7.58%) Route 53
9 58 (7.20%) Amazon SQS
10 56 (6.96%) Amazon ELB
11 53 (6.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 53 (6.58%) IaaS
12 51 (6.34%) Google Cloud Platform
13 38 (4.72%) Joyent
14 37 (4.60%) Amazon EMR
14 37 (4.60%) Amazon Kinesis
14 37 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
15 33 (4.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 31 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 29 (3.60%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 80 (9.94%) DNS
2 61 (7.58%) Internet
3 59 (7.33%) Firewall
4 35 (4.35%) HTTP
4 35 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 32 (3.98%) SSL
6 30 (3.73%) VLAN
7 20 (2.48%) DHCP
8 18 (2.24%) SAN
9 17 (2.11%) VPN
10 15 (1.86%) LDAP
11 14 (1.74%) SSH
12 11 (1.37%) FTP
13 9 (1.12%) Network Security
13 9 (1.12%) tcpdump
14 8 (0.99%) IPsec
15 6 (0.75%) Cisco IOS
15 6 (0.75%) NAS
15 6 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (0.62%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (37.52%) MySQL
2 143 (17.76%) Amazon RDS
3 140 (17.39%) MongoDB
4 134 (16.65%) NoSQL
5 95 (11.80%) Big Data
6 93 (11.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 73 (9.07%) SQL Server
8 71 (8.82%) Redis
9 65 (8.07%) Apache Cassandra
10 61 (7.58%) Hadoop
11 52 (6.46%) PostgreSQL
12 48 (5.96%) Apache Hive
13 40 (4.97%) Neo4j
14 34 (4.22%) Impala
15 29 (3.60%) Mahout
16 26 (3.23%) Amazon Redshift
17 23 (2.86%) Data Mining
17 23 (2.86%) Relational Database
18 17 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 14 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 206 (25.59%) Git (software)
2 144 (17.89%) Jenkins
3 88 (10.93%) Vagrant
4 43 (5.34%) JIRA
5 36 (4.47%) TeamCity
6 32 (3.98%) Maven
7 31 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 29 (3.60%) Hudson
9 25 (3.11%) Yeoman
10 24 (2.98%) JUnit
11 22 (2.73%) IntelliJ
12 16 (1.99%) Talend Open Studio
13 15 (1.86%) git-flow
14 13 (1.61%) Gradle
14 13 (1.61%) Selenium
14 13 (1.61%) Subversion
15 8 (0.99%) Cucumber
15 8 (0.99%) PostSharp
16 7 (0.87%) Grunt
16 7 (0.87%) gulp
General
1 82 (10.19%) Finance
2 76 (9.44%) Marketing
3 63 (7.83%) Telecoms
4 56 (6.96%) Retail
5 38 (4.72%) Manufacturing
6 26 (3.23%) Advertising
7 22 (2.73%) Games
8 21 (2.61%) Electronics
9 14 (1.74%) Banking
10 11 (1.37%) Billing
11 9 (1.12%) Publishing
12 8 (0.99%) Law
13 6 (0.75%) Legal
14 4 (0.50%) Japanese Language
14 4 (0.50%) Russian Language
15 3 (0.37%) Local Government
16 1 (0.12%) Brand Awareness
16 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 234 (29.07%) Developer
2 145 (18.01%) DevOps Engineer
3 90 (11.18%) AWS Engineer
4 83 (10.31%) Java Developer
5 78 (9.69%) Architect
6 74 (9.19%) Senior Developer
7 68 (8.45%) Software Engineer
8 67 (8.32%) Systems Administrator
9 64 (7.95%) Administrator
10 59 (7.33%) Linux Engineer
11 57 (7.08%) Linux Administrator
11 57 (7.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 54 (6.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 54 (6.71%) Team Leader
13 50 (6.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 50 (6.21%) Senior Java Developer
14 48 (5.96%) Lead Developer
14 48 (5.96%) PHP Developer
15 42 (5.22%) Development Manager
16 41 (5.09%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (31.06%) Web Services
2 215 (26.71%) LAMP
3 155 (19.25%) HTML
4 148 (18.39%) jQuery
5 141 (17.52%) CSS
6 105 (13.04%) .NET
7 97 (12.05%) REST
8 87 (10.81%) Spring
9 86 (10.68%) JSON
10 78 (9.69%) SOAP
11 77 (9.57%) XML
12 71 (8.82%) LEMP Stack
13 62 (7.70%) Hibernate
14 57 (7.08%) AngularJS
14 57 (7.08%) HTML5
15 53 (6.58%) ASP.NET
16 47 (5.84%) Symfony
17 45 (5.59%) Memcached
18 39 (4.84%) Lucene
19 37 (4.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 52 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (5.47%) Computer Science
3 37 (4.60%) Visualisation
4 32 (3.98%) Algorithms
5 29 (3.60%) Public Cloud
6 26 (3.23%) Replication
7 25 (3.11%) User Experience
8 24 (2.98%) Data Centre
9 20 (2.48%) Client/Server
9 20 (2.48%) Mobile App
10 19 (2.36%) Semantic Web
11 17 (2.11%) Private Cloud
12 14 (1.74%) Mathematics
13 11 (1.37%) Data Integration
13 11 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (1.24%) Digital Media
14 10 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
15 9 (1.12%) Streaming Video
16 8 (0.99%) Performance Metrics
16 8 (0.99%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 383 (47.58%) Linux
2 87 (10.81%) CentOS
3 73 (9.07%) Windows
4 69 (8.57%) Unix
5 65 (8.07%) Ubuntu
6 45 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 38 (4.72%) Debian
8 25 (3.11%) Apple iOS
9 20 (2.48%) Android
10 18 (2.24%) Windows Server
11 14 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.87%) Fedora
14 6 (0.75%) CoreOS
14 6 (0.75%) Solaris
14 6 (0.75%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.75%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.37%) AIX
16 2 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.25%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (41.74%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (34.78%) DevOps
3 178 (22.11%) Open Source
4 175 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 148 (18.39%) TDD
6 136 (16.89%) Mentoring
7 124 (15.40%) Software Engineering
8 120 (14.91%) E-Commerce
9 108 (13.42%) Scrum
10 102 (12.67%) Configuration Management
11 80 (9.94%) MVC
12 78 (9.69%) High Availability
13 76 (9.44%) Load Balancing
14 72 (8.94%) Analytics
15 69 (8.57%) Coaching
16 62 (7.70%) Disaster Recovery
17 59 (7.33%) OO
18 57 (7.08%) Integration Testing
19 53 (6.58%) Unit Testing
20 50 (6.21%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 276 (34.29%) Java
2 254 (31.55%) JavaScript
3 247 (30.68%) Python
4 222 (27.58%) PHP
5 160 (19.88%) Ruby
6 139 (17.27%) SQL
7 104 (12.92%) Bash Shell
8 77 (9.57%) Perl
9 74 (9.19%) C#
10 44 (5.47%) C++
11 39 (4.84%) Clojure
12 33 (4.10%) R
13 28 (3.48%) Scala
14 25 (3.11%) VBA
15 24 (2.98%) C
16 17 (2.11%) Go
17 14 (1.74%) Erlang
18 9 (1.12%) F#
18 9 (1.12%) Haskell
18 9 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 94 (11.68%) Degree
2 12 (1.49%) SC Cleared
2 12 (1.49%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (0.87%) CCNP
4 7 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.75%) AWS Certification
5 6 (0.75%) PhD
6 4 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.25%) ISEB
7 2 (0.25%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.25%) PMP
8 1 (0.12%) RHCE
8 1 (0.12%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.12%) VCAP
8 1 (0.12%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.98%) QA
2 9 (1.12%) PCI DSS
2 9 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 128 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 113 (14.04%) Docker
3 44 (5.47%) VirtualBox
4 31 (3.85%) Active Directory
5 23 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (1.86%) vCloud
7 13 (1.61%) Varnish
7 13 (1.61%) Xen
8 12 (1.49%) NFS
9 11 (1.37%) XenApp
10 10 (1.24%) Hyper-V
10 10 (1.24%) KVM
10 10 (1.24%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.99%) Squid
12 6 (0.75%) vSphere
13 4 (0.50%) BitLocker
13 4 (0.50%) Ceph
13 4 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.37%) Sendmail
14 3 (0.37%) Snort
Systems Management
1 226 (28.07%) Puppet
2 176 (21.86%) Opscode Chef
3 141 (17.52%) Ansible
4 44 (5.47%) CFEngine
5 42 (5.22%) Capistrano
6 40 (4.97%) Nagios
7 27 (3.35%) Salt
8 15 (1.86%) Graphite
8 15 (1.86%) SCCM
9 13 (1.61%) ZABBIX
10 12 (1.49%) logstash
11 10 (1.24%) Cacti
11 10 (1.24%) SCOM
12 7 (0.87%) Nmap
12 7 (0.87%) WSUS
13 6 (0.75%) cPanel
13 6 (0.75%) Terraform
14 5 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
14 5 (0.62%) Munin
15 4 (0.50%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 137 (17.02%) VMware
2 104 (12.92%) Google
3 86 (10.68%) Red Hat
4 78 (9.69%) Microsoft
5 59 (7.33%) Rackspace
6 50 (6.21%) New Relic
7 44 (5.47%) Oracle
8 40 (4.97%) Cisco
9 38 (4.72%) Apple
10 36 (4.47%) Zend
11 22 (2.73%) Adobe
12 21 (2.61%) SAP
13 16 (1.99%) Citrix
13 16 (1.99%) Splunk
13 16 (1.99%) Talend
14 14 (1.74%) Informatica
15 12 (1.49%) webMethods
15 12 (1.49%) WSO2
16 11 (1.37%) Tableau
17 10 (1.24%) ServiceNow
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 35% Bonus, 25 days, Flexitime
Posted: 23 hours ago
South West London
MatchesFashion.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + 20 % and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum +Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mahler Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, training,free parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
SaleCycle
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
SaleCycle
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £63000 - £70000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago