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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 535 566 693
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +127
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 475 454 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.41% 0.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.09% 4.97% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 358 387 270
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -9.52%

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
11609 9139 7131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.24% 8.26% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9749 7303 5874
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +30 446 £57,500 +9.52% 57
London +16 248 £65,000 +18.18% 36
City of London +54 46 £62,500 +4.16% 5
East of England +47 40 £50,000 +25.00% 5
South East -18 35 £53,500 +1.90% 4
South West +10 32 £60,000 +4.34% 3
North West +28 25 £47,500 +11.76% 3
West Midlands -3 23 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Birmingham - 22 £45,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +7 21 £54,000 -6.08% 1
Suffolk +20 17 £45,000 +12.50%
Ipswich +16 17 £45,000 +12.50%
Hertfordshire +32 14 £50,000 +11.10% 2
North East +18 14 - -
Durham - 14 - -
Bristol -1 13 - -
Gloucestershire +18 12 £60,000 -4.00% 3
East Midlands +5 12 £45,000 -12.19% 1
Staines -5 12 £53,500 -6.95% 1
Surrey -21 12 £53,500 -6.95% 2
Nottinghamshire +13 11 £45,000 +28.57%
Yorkshire +12 11 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Oxford +11 11 £54,000 -20.00%
Manchester -7 10 £47,500 +18.75% 3
North Yorkshire - 10 £42,500 - 1
York - 10 £42,500 - 1
Cheshire +27 9 £50,000 -
Nottingham +16 9 £30,500 -12.85%
Cheltenham - 9 £60,000 - 1
Warrington +24 8 - -

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 778 (87.91%) Amazon AWS
2 398 (44.97%) Linux
3 371 (41.92%) Agile Software Development
4 337 (38.08%) Amazon S3
5 317 (35.82%) Java
6 297 (33.56%) DevOps
7 281 (31.75%) Python
8 278 (31.41%) JavaScript
9 276 (31.19%) MySQL
10 269 (30.40%) Web Services
11 261 (29.49%) Puppet
12 219 (24.75%) Git (software)
13 202 (22.82%) SQL
14 201 (22.71%) Opscode Chef
15 198 (22.37%) VMware
16 194 (21.92%) TDD
17 193 (21.81%) Software Engineering
17 193 (21.81%) VMware Infrastructure
18 189 (21.36%) HTML
19 188 (21.24%) Amazon RDS
20 187 (21.13%) Ansible
21 185 (20.90%) LAMP
22 175 (19.77%) PHP
23 166 (18.76%) Continuous Integration
24 163 (18.42%) Docker
25 157 (17.74%) Jenkins
25 157 (17.74%) Degree
26 153 (17.29%) Ruby
27 150 (16.95%) E-Commerce
28 146 (16.50%) Apache

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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
1 146 (16.50%) Apache
2 115 (12.99%) Tomcat
3 109 (12.32%) nginx
4 82 (9.27%) Node.js
5 52 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
6 51 (5.76%) JBoss
7 45 (5.08%) Apache Spark
8 41 (4.63%) OpenStack
9 37 (4.18%) SharePoint
10 34 (3.84%) Mule
11 33 (3.73%) Apache Solr
12 29 (3.28%) Confluence
13 27 (3.05%) IIS
14 22 (2.49%) Apache Pig
14 22 (2.49%) Mule ESB
15 15 (1.69%) WebSphere
16 12 (1.36%) CMS
17 11 (1.24%) Jetty
18 8 (0.90%) WordPress
19 7 (0.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 37 (4.18%) MS Office
2 26 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (4.41%) Magento
2 24 (2.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.90%) Shopify
5 1 (0.11%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 778 (87.91%) Amazon AWS
2 337 (38.08%) Amazon S3
3 136 (15.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 97 (10.96%) AWS CloudFormation
4 97 (10.96%) CloudFront
5 96 (10.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 93 (10.51%) Route 53
7 86 (9.72%) IaaS
8 77 (8.70%) PaaS
9 76 (8.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 74 (8.36%) Amazon ELB
11 71 (8.02%) SaaS
12 67 (7.57%) Amazon Kinesis
13 62 (7.01%) Amazon SQS
13 62 (7.01%) Office 365
14 55 (6.21%) AWS Lambda
14 55 (6.21%) Cloud Computing
15 50 (5.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 49 (5.54%) Google Cloud Platform
17 47 (5.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 58 (6.55%) DNS
2 57 (6.44%) Internet
3 38 (4.29%) Firewall
4 36 (4.07%) HTTP
5 34 (3.84%) LDAP
5 34 (3.84%) TCP/IP
6 21 (2.37%) SSL
7 14 (1.58%) VLAN
8 12 (1.36%) VPN
9 11 (1.24%) DHCP
9 11 (1.24%) SSH
10 8 (0.90%) Intranet
11 7 (0.79%) FTP
11 7 (0.79%) NAS
12 6 (0.68%) HTTPS
12 6 (0.68%) IPsec
12 6 (0.68%) SMTP
12 6 (0.68%) tcpdump
12 6 (0.68%) VoIP
13 5 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (31.19%) MySQL
2 188 (21.24%) Amazon RDS
3 136 (15.37%) NoSQL
4 135 (15.25%) SQL Server
5 129 (14.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 115 (12.99%) MongoDB
7 91 (10.28%) Big Data
8 68 (7.68%) Redis
9 65 (7.34%) Amazon Redshift
10 58 (6.55%) PostgreSQL
11 51 (5.76%) Hadoop
12 50 (5.65%) DB2
13 44 (4.97%) Apache Cassandra
14 42 (4.75%) Apache Hive
15 41 (4.63%) Relational Database
16 31 (3.50%) Neo4j
17 24 (2.71%) Impala
18 22 (2.49%) Mahout
19 18 (2.03%) Data Mining
20 17 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 219 (24.75%) Git (software)
2 157 (17.74%) Jenkins
3 90 (10.17%) Vagrant
4 63 (7.12%) JIRA
5 41 (4.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 40 (4.52%) TeamCity
7 37 (4.18%) Maven
8 31 (3.50%) JUnit
9 26 (2.94%) Hudson
10 25 (2.82%) IntelliJ
11 22 (2.49%) Gradle
12 21 (2.37%) Yeoman
13 19 (2.15%) Subversion
14 13 (1.47%) git-flow
15 10 (1.13%) Selenium
15 10 (1.13%) Talend Open Studio
16 8 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
17 7 (0.79%) Ant
17 7 (0.79%) Travis CI
18 6 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 103 (11.64%) Finance
2 84 (9.49%) Marketing
3 70 (7.91%) Retail
4 57 (6.44%) Telecoms
5 54 (6.10%) Publishing
6 45 (5.08%) Manufacturing
7 40 (4.52%) Games
8 39 (4.41%) Advertising
9 24 (2.71%) Electronics
10 13 (1.47%) Banking
10 13 (1.47%) Law
11 9 (1.02%) Billing
12 6 (0.68%) Legal
13 4 (0.45%) iGaming
13 4 (0.45%) Japanese Language
13 4 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.45%) Russian Language
14 3 (0.34%) Back Office
14 3 (0.34%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 260 (29.38%) Developer
2 161 (18.19%) DevOps Engineer
3 109 (12.32%) Java Developer
4 104 (11.75%) Architect
5 90 (10.17%) AWS Engineer
6 89 (10.06%) Senior Developer
7 79 (8.93%) Administrator
8 76 (8.59%) Systems Administrator
9 72 (8.14%) Linux Administrator
9 72 (8.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 72 (8.14%) Software Engineer
10 59 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 54 (6.10%) Linux Engineer
12 50 (5.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 50 (5.65%) Senior Java Developer
13 49 (5.54%) Solutions Architect
14 48 (5.42%) Cloud Engineer
15 45 (5.08%) Lead Developer
16 43 (4.86%) Java Engineer
17 38 (4.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (30.40%) Web Services
2 189 (21.36%) HTML
3 185 (20.90%) LAMP
4 142 (16.05%) CSS
5 137 (15.48%) jQuery
6 122 (13.79%) .NET
6 122 (13.79%) REST
7 92 (10.40%) HTML5
8 88 (9.94%) XML
9 86 (9.72%) SOAP
10 79 (8.93%) JSON
11 67 (7.57%) AngularJS
11 67 (7.57%) Spring
12 66 (7.46%) LEMP Stack
13 52 (5.88%) ASP.NET
14 47 (5.31%) Hibernate
15 35 (3.95%) Apache Camel
15 35 (3.95%) Memcached
15 35 (3.95%) RESTful
16 34 (3.84%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 91 (10.28%) Computer Science
2 73 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (5.65%) Data Centre
4 47 (5.31%) Public Cloud
5 43 (4.86%) Visualisation
6 40 (4.52%) CMDB
7 33 (3.73%) Algorithms
7 33 (3.73%) Hybrid Cloud
8 31 (3.50%) Private Cloud
9 29 (3.28%) Mobile App
10 26 (2.94%) Mathematics
11 24 (2.71%) User Experience
12 23 (2.60%) Replication
13 17 (1.92%) Client/Server
14 15 (1.69%) Video on Demand
15 12 (1.36%) Fintech
15 12 (1.36%) Streaming Video
16 11 (1.24%) Data Integration
17 10 (1.13%) Clustering
18 9 (1.02%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 398 (44.97%) Linux
2 107 (12.09%) Ubuntu
3 94 (10.62%) Windows
4 92 (10.40%) Unix
5 84 (9.49%) CentOS
6 54 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 44 (4.97%) Debian
8 37 (4.18%) Android
9 32 (3.62%) Apple iOS
10 31 (3.50%) Windows Server
11 14 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (1.47%) CoreOS
13 10 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.56%) AIX
14 5 (0.56%) Fedora
14 5 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.56%) Solaris
15 4 (0.45%) VMS
15 4 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (41.92%) Agile Software Development
2 297 (33.56%) DevOps
3 194 (21.92%) TDD
4 193 (21.81%) Software Engineering
5 166 (18.76%) Continuous Integration
6 150 (16.95%) E-Commerce
7 139 (15.71%) Open Source
8 132 (14.92%) Mentoring
9 131 (14.80%) Scrum
10 103 (11.64%) Configuration Management
10 103 (11.64%) Project Management
11 97 (10.96%) MVC
12 93 (10.51%) Analytics
13 89 (10.06%) ITIL
14 80 (9.04%) OO
15 74 (8.36%) BDD
16 73 (8.25%) Microservices
16 73 (8.25%) Service Delivery
16 73 (8.25%) Web Development
17 72 (8.14%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 317 (35.82%) Java
2 281 (31.75%) Python
3 278 (31.41%) JavaScript
4 202 (22.82%) SQL
5 175 (19.77%) PHP
6 153 (17.29%) Ruby
7 105 (11.86%) C#
8 89 (10.06%) Bash Shell
9 68 (7.68%) Perl
10 54 (6.10%) Clojure
11 45 (5.08%) C++
12 36 (4.07%) Scala
13 34 (3.84%) R
14 28 (3.16%) Go
15 21 (2.37%) VBA
16 14 (1.58%) Erlang
17 11 (1.24%) C
18 10 (1.13%) Haskell
19 9 (1.02%) Apex Code
19 9 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 157 (17.74%) Degree
2 41 (4.63%) ISEB
2 41 (4.63%) PMI Certification
3 40 (4.52%) PMP
4 35 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (3.62%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (1.58%) PhD
7 12 (1.36%) CCNP
7 12 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (0.56%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.45%) CCA
10 4 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.34%) MBA
11 3 (0.34%) MCSD
11 3 (0.34%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.23%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.11%) MCITP
13 1 (0.11%) MCSA
13 1 (0.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.71%) QA
2 6 (0.68%) SLA
3 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 193 (21.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 163 (18.42%) Docker
3 51 (5.76%) Active Directory
4 42 (4.75%) VirtualBox
5 37 (4.18%) XenApp
6 32 (3.62%) XenDesktop
7 27 (3.05%) vCloud
8 26 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (1.02%) Ceph
9 9 (1.02%) KVM
9 9 (1.02%) Xen
10 8 (0.90%) Varnish
11 7 (0.79%) Hyper-V
11 7 (0.79%) vSphere
12 5 (0.56%) VMware ESX
13 4 (0.45%) Squid
14 3 (0.34%) Postfix
15 2 (0.23%) RHEV
16 1 (0.11%) Corosync
16 1 (0.11%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 261 (29.49%) Puppet
2 201 (22.71%) Opscode Chef
3 187 (21.13%) Ansible
4 41 (4.63%) SCVMM
5 38 (4.29%) CFEngine
6 36 (4.07%) Nagios
7 35 (3.95%) Salt
7 35 (3.95%) SCCM
8 34 (3.84%) SCOM
9 32 (3.62%) Capistrano
10 15 (1.69%) Terraform
10 15 (1.69%) ZABBIX
11 12 (1.36%) Kubernetes
12 11 (1.24%) Graphite
13 10 (1.13%) Packer
14 9 (1.02%) HAProxy
15 8 (0.90%) Mesos
16 6 (0.68%) Data Guard
17 5 (0.56%) Kibana
17 5 (0.56%) systemd
Vendors
1 198 (22.37%) VMware
2 115 (12.99%) Red Hat
3 96 (10.85%) Google
4 95 (10.73%) Microsoft
5 91 (10.28%) Oracle
6 79 (8.93%) Citrix
7 71 (8.02%) Cisco
8 50 (5.65%) Juniper
9 48 (5.42%) New Relic
10 47 (5.31%) IBM
10 47 (5.31%) NetApp
11 44 (4.97%) HP
12 42 (4.75%) Rackspace
13 41 (4.63%) EMC
14 40 (4.52%) BMC
14 40 (4.52%) CheckPoint
15 34 (3.84%) Apple
16 31 (3.50%) Zend
17 28 (3.16%) SaltStack
18 27 (3.05%) ServiceNow
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