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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK
Rank 589 552 694
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +142
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 276 401 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.41% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.44% 3.98% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 212 353 208
Median salary £53,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £39,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £85,000 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
11296 10087 7777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 13.44% 10.25% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9489 8582 6340
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 17 January 2017 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -33 255 £55,000 - 55
London +13 130 £62,500 - 36
South West +25 32 £52,500 - 5
South East +57 27 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Gloucestershire -7 24 £52,500 -12.50% 4
North West -11 19 £40,000 -20.00% 3
East of England -33 18 £45,000 -7.21% 3
West Midlands -6 17 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Birmingham -7 17 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Manchester -13 17 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Cheltenham +7 15 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Cambridgeshire +14 14 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Rochdale - 13 £40,000 -
City of London +37 11 £72,500 -23.68% 9
Peterborough - 10 - -
Oxfordshire +34 9 £50,000 - 1
Oxford +29 9 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex - 9 £42,500 -
Scotland +9 8 £45,000 -9.09% 1
Glasgow - 7 £45,000 -
Crawley - 7 £42,500 -
Gatwick - 7 £42,500 -
Berkshire +45 5 £65,000 -16.12% 3
Reading +35 5 £65,000 +13.04%
Bristol +9 4 - -
Cambridge +3 4 £47,500 -26.92% 1
East Midlands +4 3 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Surrey +27 2 £75,000 +42.85%
Buckinghamshire +21 2 £21,000 -64.25%

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 703 (97.10%) Amazon AWS
2 326 (45.03%) Linux
3 302 (41.71%) Amazon S3
4 297 (41.02%) Agile Software Development
5 296 (40.88%) Java
6 259 (35.77%) DevOps
7 257 (35.50%) Web Services
8 248 (34.25%) Python
9 223 (30.80%) SQL
10 212 (29.28%) Git (software)
11 202 (27.90%) VMware
12 201 (27.76%) Finance
13 198 (27.35%) Microsoft Azure
13 198 (27.35%) Puppet
14 192 (26.52%) Amazon RDS
15 181 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
16 179 (24.72%) Jenkins
17 175 (24.17%) VMware Infrastructure
18 174 (24.03%) Software Engineering
19 172 (23.76%) MySQL
20 167 (23.07%) Ansible
21 161 (22.24%) Business Intelligence
22 160 (22.10%) Ruby
23 150 (20.72%) NoSQL
24 144 (19.89%) Continuous Integration
25 139 (19.20%) TDD
26 138 (19.06%) SQL Server
27 137 (18.92%) Windows
27 137 (18.92%) Bash Shell
28 136 (18.78%) Degree

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
1 128 (17.68%) Apache
2 110 (15.19%) Tomcat
3 98 (13.54%) nginx
4 79 (10.91%) JBoss
5 72 (9.94%) Elasticsearch
6 71 (9.81%) IIS
7 51 (7.04%) Mule
8 48 (6.63%) Mule ESB
9 44 (6.08%) Confluence
10 39 (5.39%) Apache Spark
11 22 (3.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 16 (2.21%) Apache Pig
13 15 (2.07%) OpenStack
14 14 (1.93%) Drupal
15 13 (1.80%) CMS
16 12 (1.66%) Eucalyptus
16 12 (1.66%) SAS
17 11 (1.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 8 (1.10%) SharePoint
19 7 (0.97%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 86 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.66%) SPSS
3 4 (0.55%) MS Office
4 3 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.41%) Stata
5 1 (0.14%) Autodesk Flame
5 1 (0.14%) Houdini
5 1 (0.14%) Maya
5 1 (0.14%) NUKE
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 51 (7.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (2.49%) Sentinel
3 9 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.24%) Magento
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.14%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 703 (97.10%) Amazon AWS
2 302 (41.71%) Amazon S3
3 198 (27.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 116 (16.02%) AWS CloudFormation
5 113 (15.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 98 (13.54%) IaaS
7 95 (13.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 93 (12.85%) PaaS
9 85 (11.74%) SaaS
10 83 (11.46%) Amazon SQS
11 71 (9.81%) Amazon EMR
12 70 (9.67%) Amazon ELB
13 68 (9.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 67 (9.25%) Route 53
15 47 (6.49%) Amazon Kinesis
16 40 (5.52%) CloudFront
17 37 (5.11%) AWS Lambda
18 35 (4.83%) Azure Active Directory
19 24 (3.31%) Office 365
20 23 (3.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 54 (7.46%) Firewall
2 51 (7.04%) Internet
3 42 (5.80%) DNS
4 38 (5.25%) LDAP
5 37 (5.11%) TCP/IP
6 32 (4.42%) Kerberos
7 19 (2.62%) SAN
7 19 (2.62%) VPN
8 18 (2.49%) WAN
9 17 (2.35%) NAS
10 12 (1.66%) IPsec
11 10 (1.38%) HTTP
12 8 (1.10%) SSL
13 7 (0.97%) Network Security
13 7 (0.97%) SSH
14 5 (0.69%) DHCP
14 5 (0.69%) LAN
14 5 (0.69%) VLAN
15 4 (0.55%) FTP
15 4 (0.55%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (26.52%) Amazon RDS
2 172 (23.76%) MySQL
3 150 (20.72%) NoSQL
4 138 (19.06%) SQL Server
5 115 (15.88%) MongoDB
6 114 (15.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 81 (11.19%) Big Data
8 71 (9.81%) Amazon Redshift
9 66 (9.12%) Data Warehouse
10 60 (8.29%) PostgreSQL
11 56 (7.73%) DB2
12 45 (6.22%) Relational Database
13 41 (5.66%) Hadoop
14 28 (3.87%) RDBMS
15 26 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
16 25 (3.45%) Apache Hive
17 20 (2.76%) Redis
18 12 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
19 11 (1.52%) Neo4j
20 9 (1.24%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 212 (29.28%) Git (software)
2 179 (24.72%) Jenkins
3 121 (16.71%) JIRA
4 62 (8.56%) JUnit
5 58 (8.01%) TeamCity
6 51 (7.04%) IntelliJ
7 49 (6.77%) Subversion
8 47 (6.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 46 (6.35%) Octopus Deploy
10 32 (4.42%) Vagrant
11 28 (3.87%) Maven
12 26 (3.59%) Gradle
13 17 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (1.80%) Bitbucket
14 13 (1.80%) Mockito
14 13 (1.80%) SonarQube
15 12 (1.66%) DbUnit
15 12 (1.66%) jMock
16 7 (0.97%) JSUnit
16 7 (0.97%) Selenium
General
1 201 (27.76%) Finance
2 126 (17.40%) Retail
3 88 (12.15%) Marketing
4 64 (8.84%) Telecoms
5 60 (8.29%) Publishing
6 56 (7.73%) Manufacturing
7 51 (7.04%) Electronics
8 37 (5.11%) Games
9 21 (2.90%) Banking
10 18 (2.49%) Advertising
11 8 (1.10%) Legal
12 4 (0.55%) Front Office
13 2 (0.28%) Automotive
13 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 203 (28.04%) Developer
2 151 (20.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 112 (15.47%) Architect
4 108 (14.92%) Java Developer
5 98 (13.54%) AWS Engineer
6 78 (10.77%) AWS DevOps
7 75 (10.36%) Senior Developer
8 70 (9.67%) Solutions Architect
9 61 (8.43%) Senior Java Developer
10 53 (7.32%) Administrator
11 44 (6.08%) Linux Engineer
12 42 (5.80%) Cloud Engineer
13 35 (4.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 32 (4.42%) Systems Administrator
15 31 (4.28%) Linux Administrator
16 29 (4.01%) C# Developer
16 29 (4.01%) Data Architect
17 28 (3.87%) Senior DevOps
18 27 (3.73%) Consultant
18 27 (3.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (35.50%) Web Services
2 102 (14.09%) REST
3 100 (13.81%) Spring
4 86 (11.88%) HTML
5 72 (9.94%) .NET
6 70 (9.67%) Hibernate
7 66 (9.12%) SOAP
8 65 (8.98%) JSON
9 64 (8.84%) CSS
10 61 (8.43%) XML
11 54 (7.46%) JPA
12 51 (7.04%) LAMP
13 50 (6.91%) Node.js
14 49 (6.77%) HTML5
15 47 (6.49%) Apache Camel
16 46 (6.35%) Spring Integration
17 45 (6.22%) Spring MVC
18 40 (5.52%) AngularJS
19 36 (4.97%) LEMP Stack
19 36 (4.97%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 107 (14.78%) Computer Science
2 90 (12.43%) Data Centre
3 56 (7.73%) CMDB
4 46 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (5.52%) PKI
5 40 (5.52%) Public Cloud
6 28 (3.87%) Visualisation
7 26 (3.59%) Mobile App
8 22 (3.04%) Hybrid Cloud
9 20 (2.76%) Algorithms
10 18 (2.49%) User Experience
11 17 (2.35%) Private Cloud
12 13 (1.80%) Data Structures
13 12 (1.66%) Enterprise Cloud
14 10 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (1.24%) Cryptography
15 9 (1.24%) Fintech
15 9 (1.24%) Mathematics
16 8 (1.10%) Digital Media
17 7 (0.97%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 326 (45.03%) Linux
2 137 (18.92%) Windows
3 61 (8.43%) CentOS
4 54 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 42 (5.80%) Unix
6 35 (4.83%) Ubuntu
7 23 (3.18%) Windows Server
8 12 (1.66%) Android
8 12 (1.66%) VMS
9 11 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (1.10%) Debian
12 5 (0.69%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.69%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.55%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.41%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.41%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.28%) CoreOS
16 1 (0.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (41.02%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (35.77%) DevOps
3 174 (24.03%) Software Engineering
4 161 (22.24%) Business Intelligence
5 144 (19.89%) Continuous Integration
6 139 (19.20%) TDD
7 134 (18.51%) Scrum
8 112 (15.47%) Configuration Management
9 105 (14.50%) E-Commerce
10 104 (14.36%) Presales
11 96 (13.26%) BDD
12 94 (12.98%) Kanban
12 94 (12.98%) Open Source
13 86 (11.88%) Analytics
14 83 (11.46%) Requirements Analysis
15 82 (11.33%) Technical Architecture
16 81 (11.19%) Continuous Improvement
16 81 (11.19%) ITIL
17 80 (11.05%) Line Management
18 79 (10.91%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 296 (40.88%) Java
2 248 (34.25%) Python
3 223 (30.80%) SQL
4 160 (22.10%) Ruby
5 137 (18.92%) Bash Shell
6 134 (18.51%) JavaScript
7 106 (14.64%) Perl
8 101 (13.95%) PHP
9 92 (12.71%) C#
10 78 (10.77%) PowerShell
11 64 (8.84%) Scala
12 47 (6.49%) C
13 33 (4.56%) Go
14 28 (3.87%) Clojure
15 27 (3.73%) R
16 13 (1.80%) VBScript
17 12 (1.66%) Shell Script
18 10 (1.38%) Haskell
19 9 (1.24%) Groovy
20 7 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 136 (18.78%) Degree
2 73 (10.08%) ISEB
3 60 (8.29%) PMI Certification
4 57 (7.87%) PMP
5 40 (5.52%) AWS Certification
6 18 (2.49%) Security Cleared
7 11 (1.52%) SC Cleared
8 10 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.10%) DBS Check
10 6 (0.83%) PhD
10 6 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.55%) MCSA
13 3 (0.41%) CCA
13 3 (0.41%) CCNA
13 3 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.41%) CISSP
13 3 (0.41%) Citrix Certification
14 1 (0.14%) MCP
14 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (11.88%) QA
2 22 (3.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (2.07%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.83%) SLA
5 2 (0.28%) GCP
5 2 (0.28%) SDET
6 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 175 (24.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 123 (16.99%) Docker
3 98 (13.54%) Virtual Machines
4 68 (9.39%) Active Directory
5 20 (2.76%) Varnish
6 19 (2.62%) Hyper-V
6 19 (2.62%) vSphere
7 18 (2.49%) vCloud
8 15 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (1.93%) VMware ESX
10 13 (1.80%) GlusterFS
11 11 (1.52%) Apache Flume
12 8 (1.10%) VirtualBox
13 6 (0.83%) Xen
14 5 (0.69%) XenApp
15 3 (0.41%) HDFS
16 2 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 2 (0.28%) FreeRADIUS
16 2 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
16 2 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 198 (27.35%) Puppet
2 181 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 167 (23.07%) Ansible
4 79 (10.91%) SCVMM
5 36 (4.97%) Kubernetes
6 30 (4.14%) SELinux
6 30 (4.14%) Terraform
7 23 (3.18%) vRealize
8 22 (3.04%) Nagios
9 19 (2.62%) Mesos
10 17 (2.35%) SCOrch
11 16 (2.21%) SCOM
12 15 (2.07%) Kibana
13 12 (1.66%) Cacti
13 12 (1.66%) Ganglia
13 12 (1.66%) OpenView
13 12 (1.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 11 (1.52%) HAProxy
14 11 (1.52%) ZABBIX
15 10 (1.38%) rkt
Vendors
1 202 (27.90%) VMware
2 107 (14.78%) Oracle
3 90 (12.43%) BMC
4 75 (10.36%) Red Hat
5 73 (10.08%) Cisco
5 73 (10.08%) EMC
6 70 (9.67%) NetApp
7 67 (9.25%) Microsoft
8 61 (8.43%) Citrix
8 61 (8.43%) HP
8 61 (8.43%) IBM
9 57 (7.87%) SAP
10 56 (7.73%) CheckPoint
10 56 (7.73%) Juniper
11 49 (6.77%) Apple
12 42 (5.80%) New Relic
13 37 (5.11%) Atlassian
14 32 (4.42%) Trend Micro
15 26 (3.59%) Adobe
16 25 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + equity, benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pension, Laptop, ReSharper Licence
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Company-wide Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
North London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + 12.5% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000-75,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Free snacks, beer fridge, stock opt
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago