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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 506 591 660
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +69
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 479 406 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.38% 0.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.25% 4.43% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 373 346 279
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year
- +4.71%

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
11279 9164 7699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.48% 8.56% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9545 7330 6329
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%

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 May 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 May 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 +88 446 £57,500 - 64
London +50 265 £65,000 +13.04% 45
City of London +78 48 £61,250 -5.76% 9
South East +4 43 £54,000 -10.00% 4
East of England +55 32 £45,000 +5.88% 2
North West +19 26 £48,000 +12.94% 1
South West +11 26 £60,000 -4.00% 6
Oxfordshire +19 25 £54,000 -8.08%
Scotland +11 23 - -
Glasgow +4 23 - -
West Midlands +4 21 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Birmingham - 21 £45,000 - 2
Ipswich +35 19 £45,000 +12.50%
Suffolk +25 19 £45,000 +12.50%
Oxford +15 16 £54,000 -6.08%
Manchester +2 14 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Staines -9 13 £53,500 -10.83%
Surrey -17 13 £53,500 -14.40% 1
East Midlands +15 12 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Yorkshire +12 12 £38,750 +25.00% 3
Bristol +8 11 - -
Nottinghamshire +6 11 £45,000 +28.57%
North Yorkshire - 11 £42,500 - 1
York - 11 £42,500 - 1
Gloucestershire +3 10 £60,000 -4.00% 5
Cheshire +31 9 £50,000 -13.04%
Bedfordshire +15 9 £50,000 -
Nottingham +12 9 - -
Luton - 9 £50,000 -
Cheltenham - 8 £60,000 - 3

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 806 (89.36%) Amazon AWS
2 412 (45.68%) Linux
3 375 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
3 375 (41.57%) Amazon S3
4 337 (37.36%) Java
5 297 (32.93%) Python
6 295 (32.71%) DevOps
7 274 (30.38%) Web Services
8 273 (30.27%) MySQL
9 269 (29.82%) JavaScript
10 268 (29.71%) Puppet
11 220 (24.39%) Software Engineering
12 217 (24.06%) VMware
13 214 (23.73%) Git (software)
14 211 (23.39%) Opscode Chef
15 206 (22.84%) TDD
16 205 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
17 195 (21.62%) Ansible
18 193 (21.40%) SQL
19 189 (20.95%) Amazon RDS
20 187 (20.73%) Docker
21 186 (20.62%) HTML
22 184 (20.40%) Degree
23 176 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
24 170 (18.85%) Ruby
25 166 (18.40%) Jenkins
26 160 (17.74%) LAMP
27 156 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
28 151 (16.74%) PHP
29 146 (16.19%) Apache

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
1 146 (16.19%) Apache
2 112 (12.42%) Tomcat
3 100 (11.09%) nginx
4 80 (8.87%) Node.js
5 56 (6.21%) Elasticsearch
6 48 (5.32%) Apache Spark
7 47 (5.21%) JBoss
8 46 (5.10%) SharePoint
9 38 (4.21%) OpenStack
10 36 (3.99%) Confluence
11 35 (3.88%) Mule
12 33 (3.66%) Apache Solr
13 23 (2.55%) Mule ESB
14 22 (2.44%) IIS
15 21 (2.33%) Apache Pig
16 15 (1.66%) CMS
16 15 (1.66%) WebSphere
17 13 (1.44%) WordPress
18 11 (1.22%) Jetty
19 8 (0.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 46 (5.10%) MS Office
2 33 (3.66%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (3.10%) Magento
3 24 (2.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.89%) Shopify
5 1 (0.11%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 806 (89.36%) Amazon AWS
2 375 (41.57%) Amazon S3
3 176 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 104 (11.53%) PaaS
5 103 (11.42%) IaaS
6 99 (10.98%) Route 53
7 96 (10.64%) AWS CloudFormation
8 84 (9.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 82 (9.09%) CloudFront
10 78 (8.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 77 (8.54%) Office 365
11 77 (8.54%) SaaS
12 71 (7.87%) Amazon ELB
13 69 (7.65%) Cloud Computing
14 68 (7.54%) Amazon Kinesis
15 65 (7.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 65 (7.21%) AWS Lambda
16 61 (6.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 57 (6.32%) Amazon SQS
18 51 (5.65%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 47 (5.21%) DNS
2 42 (4.66%) LDAP
3 41 (4.55%) Internet
4 35 (3.88%) HTTP
5 33 (3.66%) TCP/IP
6 26 (2.88%) Firewall
7 15 (1.66%) SSL
8 11 (1.22%) SSH
9 10 (1.11%) DHCP
10 9 (1.00%) VLAN
10 9 (1.00%) VPN
10 9 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (0.89%) Intranet
12 7 (0.78%) LAN
12 7 (0.78%) NAS
12 7 (0.78%) WAN
13 6 (0.67%) 4G
13 6 (0.67%) FTP
13 6 (0.67%) HSPA
13 6 (0.67%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (30.27%) MySQL
2 189 (20.95%) Amazon RDS
3 145 (16.08%) NoSQL
4 140 (15.52%) SQL Server
5 136 (15.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 104 (11.53%) MongoDB
7 90 (9.98%) Big Data
8 76 (8.43%) Amazon Redshift
9 61 (6.76%) Redis
10 60 (6.65%) PostgreSQL
11 55 (6.10%) Hadoop
12 53 (5.88%) DB2
13 42 (4.66%) Relational Database
14 38 (4.21%) Apache Hive
15 35 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
16 30 (3.33%) Neo4j
17 21 (2.33%) Impala
18 20 (2.22%) Mahout
18 20 (2.22%) RDBMS
19 15 (1.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 214 (23.73%) Git (software)
2 166 (18.40%) Jenkins
3 87 (9.65%) Vagrant
4 72 (7.98%) JIRA
5 48 (5.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 42 (4.66%) Maven
7 40 (4.43%) TeamCity
8 32 (3.55%) JUnit
9 26 (2.88%) Hudson
9 26 (2.88%) IntelliJ
10 23 (2.55%) Gradle
11 21 (2.33%) Subversion
12 19 (2.11%) Yeoman
13 13 (1.44%) git-flow
14 11 (1.22%) Selenium
15 10 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
16 9 (1.00%) Sonatype Nexus
17 8 (0.89%) Ant
17 8 (0.89%) gulp
17 8 (0.89%) RSpec
General
1 114 (12.64%) Finance
2 89 (9.87%) Marketing
3 69 (7.65%) Retail
4 60 (6.65%) Publishing
5 56 (6.21%) Telecoms
6 49 (5.43%) Games
7 48 (5.32%) Advertising
8 42 (4.66%) Manufacturing
9 25 (2.77%) Electronics
10 15 (1.66%) Law
11 10 (1.11%) Banking
12 7 (0.78%) Billing
13 6 (0.67%) iGaming
14 5 (0.55%) Legal
15 4 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.33%) Back Office
16 3 (0.33%) Music Industry
17 2 (0.22%) Japanese Language
17 2 (0.22%) Russian Language
18 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 269 (29.82%) Developer
2 168 (18.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 119 (13.19%) Java Developer
4 105 (11.64%) Architect
5 92 (10.20%) AWS Engineer
6 88 (9.76%) Senior Developer
7 71 (7.87%) Administrator
8 70 (7.76%) Software Engineer
9 68 (7.54%) Linux Administrator
10 67 (7.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 67 (7.43%) Systems Administrator
11 57 (6.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 57 (6.32%) Solutions Architect
12 55 (6.10%) Linux Engineer
13 52 (5.76%) Cloud Engineer
14 50 (5.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 47 (5.21%) Senior Java Developer
16 42 (4.66%) Java Engineer
17 41 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
18 36 (3.99%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (30.38%) Web Services
2 186 (20.62%) HTML
3 160 (17.74%) LAMP
4 138 (15.30%) jQuery
5 137 (15.19%) CSS
6 125 (13.86%) REST
7 115 (12.75%) .NET
8 111 (12.31%) HTML5
9 80 (8.87%) SOAP
10 79 (8.76%) XML
11 68 (7.54%) AngularJS
12 67 (7.43%) JSON
13 66 (7.32%) Spring
14 55 (6.10%) LEMP Stack
15 51 (5.65%) Hibernate
16 46 (5.10%) ASP.NET
17 36 (3.99%) Apache Camel
18 35 (3.88%) RESTful
19 30 (3.33%) D3.js
19 30 (3.33%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 109 (12.08%) Computer Science
2 83 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (6.98%) Visualisation
4 57 (6.32%) Public Cloud
5 55 (6.10%) Data Centre
6 54 (5.99%) Hybrid Cloud
7 43 (4.77%) CMDB
8 40 (4.43%) Private Cloud
9 31 (3.44%) Mobile App
10 30 (3.33%) Algorithms
10 30 (3.33%) Mathematics
11 23 (2.55%) User Experience
12 18 (2.00%) Replication
13 16 (1.77%) Fintech
14 13 (1.44%) Client/Server
14 13 (1.44%) Data Integration
15 11 (1.22%) Clustering
15 11 (1.22%) Video on Demand
16 8 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
16 8 (0.89%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 412 (45.68%) Linux
2 107 (11.86%) Unix
2 107 (11.86%) Windows
3 104 (11.53%) Ubuntu
4 72 (7.98%) CentOS
5 47 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (4.32%) Debian
6 39 (4.32%) Windows Server
7 38 (4.21%) Android
8 31 (3.44%) Apple iOS
9 15 (1.66%) CoreOS
10 8 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.78%) VMS
12 6 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (0.55%) AIX
13 5 (0.55%) Fedora
13 5 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.55%) SUSE
13 5 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
2 295 (32.71%) DevOps
3 220 (24.39%) Software Engineering
4 206 (22.84%) TDD
5 156 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
6 139 (15.41%) E-Commerce
7 135 (14.97%) Open Source
8 125 (13.86%) Analytics
9 123 (13.64%) Configuration Management
9 123 (13.64%) Scrum
10 119 (13.19%) Project Management
11 118 (13.08%) Mentoring
12 104 (11.53%) ITIL
13 97 (10.75%) Service Delivery
14 93 (10.31%) MVC
15 87 (9.65%) BDD
16 82 (9.09%) Microservices
16 82 (9.09%) OO
17 76 (8.43%) CRM
18 74 (8.20%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 337 (37.36%) Java
2 297 (32.93%) Python
3 269 (29.82%) JavaScript
4 193 (21.40%) SQL
5 170 (18.85%) Ruby
6 151 (16.74%) PHP
7 110 (12.20%) C#
8 92 (10.20%) Bash Shell
9 74 (8.20%) Perl
10 50 (5.54%) Clojure
11 41 (4.55%) C++
12 39 (4.32%) Scala
13 30 (3.33%) R
14 28 (3.10%) Go
15 19 (2.11%) VBA
16 10 (1.11%) Erlang
17 9 (1.00%) Haskell
17 9 (1.00%) T-SQL
18 8 (0.89%) C
18 8 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 184 (20.40%) Degree
2 45 (4.99%) ISEB
2 45 (4.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (4.88%) PMI Certification
4 43 (4.77%) PMP
5 41 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (1.44%) PhD
7 9 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (0.89%) CCNP
8 8 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.44%) AWS Certification
9 4 (0.44%) CCA
9 4 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (0.44%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.33%) MBA
10 3 (0.33%) MCSD
10 3 (0.33%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.22%) MCSE
11 2 (0.22%) RHCE
12 1 (0.11%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.66%) QA
2 9 (1.00%) SLA
3 3 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 205 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 187 (20.73%) Docker
3 56 (6.21%) Active Directory
4 45 (4.99%) XenApp
5 42 (4.66%) VirtualBox
6 40 (4.43%) XenDesktop
7 33 (3.66%) vCloud
8 21 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (1.55%) Xen
10 12 (1.33%) KVM
11 9 (1.00%) Ceph
11 9 (1.00%) Varnish
11 9 (1.00%) vSphere
12 7 (0.78%) Hyper-V
13 5 (0.55%) etcd
13 5 (0.55%) RHEV
13 5 (0.55%) VMware ESX
14 3 (0.33%) HDFS
14 3 (0.33%) Postfix
15 2 (0.22%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 268 (29.71%) Puppet
2 211 (23.39%) Opscode Chef
3 195 (21.62%) Ansible
4 49 (5.43%) SCVMM
5 46 (5.10%) SCCM
6 45 (4.99%) SCOM
7 38 (4.21%) Salt
8 35 (3.88%) CFEngine
8 35 (3.88%) Nagios
9 29 (3.22%) Kubernetes
10 24 (2.66%) Mesos
11 23 (2.55%) Capistrano
12 17 (1.88%) ZABBIX
13 16 (1.77%) Terraform
14 15 (1.66%) HAProxy
15 14 (1.55%) Graphite
16 11 (1.22%) Packer
17 10 (1.11%) vRealize
18 9 (1.00%) Kibana
19 6 (0.67%) StatsD
Vendors
1 217 (24.06%) VMware
2 111 (12.31%) Microsoft
3 108 (11.97%) Red Hat
4 103 (11.42%) Oracle
5 93 (10.31%) Google
6 90 (9.98%) Citrix
7 67 (7.43%) Cisco
8 53 (5.88%) Juniper
9 50 (5.54%) NetApp
10 48 (5.32%) HP
10 48 (5.32%) IBM
11 45 (4.99%) BMC
12 44 (4.88%) EMC
13 43 (4.77%) CheckPoint
14 36 (3.99%) New Relic
14 36 (3.99%) SaltStack
14 36 (3.99%) ServiceNow
15 31 (3.44%) Apple
16 30 (3.33%) SAP
17 29 (3.22%) Rackspace
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum
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