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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank 503 678 656
Rank change year-on-year
+175 -22
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 480 314 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.12% 3.28% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 381 240 256
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £58,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.32% +22.10%

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
11656 9575 7888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.89% 8.70% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9898 7780 6344
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +161 452 £57,500 - 52
London +105 264 £65,000 +13.04% 37
South East +32 57 £57,500 -11.53% 6
City of London +68 38 £60,000 -7.69% 6
West Midlands +26 30 £62,500 +38.88%
Birmingham +17 29 £62,500 +31.57%
East of England +51 23 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Yorkshire +39 22 £35,000 - 1
North West +20 22 £41,250 -28.26% 3
Scotland +2 22 - - 1
South West +24 21 £53,750 -10.41% 3
Surrey +20 21 £65,000 - 1
Glasgow -5 21 - -
Berkshire +25 20 £55,000 -26.66% 1
Reading - 20 £55,000 - 1
Staines +11 16 £65,000 -
Manchester +16 14 £53,750 -7.32% 2
Bristol +34 12 £50,000 -20.00%
Suffolk - 12 £44,000 -
Ipswich - 12 £44,000 -
West Yorkshire - 11 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire +32 10 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire -10 10 £65,000 +8.33% 1
East Midlands +9 7 £37,500 -11.76%
Gloucestershire -7 7 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Bradford - 7 £42,500 -
York - 7 £35,000 -
Nottingham +19 6 £37,500 -11.76%
Nottinghamshire +13 6 £37,500 -11.76%
Oxford -4 6 £65,000 +8.33%

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 887 (92.78%) Amazon AWS
2 448 (46.86%) Amazon S3
3 420 (43.93%) Linux
4 383 (40.06%) Agile Software Development
5 356 (37.24%) Python
6 353 (36.92%) Java
7 322 (33.68%) DevOps
8 290 (30.33%) Web Services
9 279 (29.18%) JavaScript
10 276 (28.87%) Puppet
11 275 (28.77%) MySQL
12 248 (25.94%) Git (software)
13 240 (25.10%) SQL
14 231 (24.16%) Software Engineering
15 228 (23.85%) VMware
16 226 (23.64%) Opscode Chef
17 215 (22.49%) Microsoft Azure
17 215 (22.49%) Degree
18 208 (21.76%) HTML
19 206 (21.55%) VMware Infrastructure
20 202 (21.13%) Amazon RDS
20 202 (21.13%) Ruby
20 202 (21.13%) TDD
21 200 (20.92%) Ansible
22 199 (20.82%) Docker
23 198 (20.71%) Jenkins
24 178 (18.62%) Continuous Integration
25 172 (17.99%) Apache
26 157 (16.42%) SQL Server
26 157 (16.42%) CSS

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
1 172 (17.99%) Apache
2 113 (11.82%) Tomcat
3 104 (10.88%) nginx
4 71 (7.43%) Elasticsearch
5 56 (5.86%) Apache Spark
6 51 (5.33%) Confluence
7 47 (4.92%) JBoss
8 44 (4.60%) SharePoint
9 39 (4.08%) IIS
10 34 (3.56%) Apache Pig
11 32 (3.35%) OpenStack
12 31 (3.24%) Apache Solr
13 26 (2.72%) CMS
14 20 (2.09%) Mule
14 20 (2.09%) Mule ESB
15 18 (1.88%) WebLogic
16 17 (1.78%) WordPress
17 10 (1.05%) IPython
17 10 (1.05%) Jupyter
17 10 (1.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 46 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 41 (4.29%) MS Office
3 5 (0.52%) SPSS
4 4 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 30 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 18 (1.88%) Magento
4 10 (1.05%) Shopify
5 7 (0.73%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.10%) BigMachines
6 1 (0.10%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.10%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.10%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 887 (92.78%) Amazon AWS
2 448 (46.86%) Amazon S3
3 215 (22.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 137 (14.33%) PaaS
5 131 (13.70%) IaaS
6 123 (12.87%) Route 53
7 121 (12.66%) AWS CloudFormation
8 103 (10.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 80 (8.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 80 (8.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 77 (8.05%) CloudFront
10 77 (8.05%) Office 365
11 76 (7.95%) Cloud Computing
12 74 (7.74%) SaaS
13 72 (7.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 71 (7.43%) Amazon ELB
15 68 (7.11%) AWS Lambda
16 66 (6.90%) Amazon EMR
17 61 (6.38%) Amazon Kinesis
18 52 (5.44%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (5.65%) LDAP
2 39 (4.08%) DNS
3 38 (3.97%) TCP/IP
4 32 (3.35%) HTTP
5 25 (2.62%) Firewall
6 20 (2.09%) Internet
7 12 (1.26%) NAS
7 12 (1.26%) VPN
8 11 (1.15%) SSL
9 10 (1.05%) DHCP
10 9 (0.94%) SAN
10 9 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (0.84%) 3G
11 8 (0.84%) 4G
11 8 (0.84%) HSPA
11 8 (0.84%) Kerberos
11 8 (0.84%) LTE
12 6 (0.63%) Intranet
13 5 (0.52%) IPsec
13 5 (0.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (28.77%) MySQL
2 202 (21.13%) Amazon RDS
3 157 (16.42%) SQL Server
4 149 (15.59%) NoSQL
5 123 (12.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 109 (11.40%) MongoDB
7 98 (10.25%) Big Data
8 95 (9.94%) Amazon Redshift
9 78 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
10 76 (7.95%) Hadoop
11 58 (6.07%) DB2
12 56 (5.86%) Relational Database
13 50 (5.23%) Apache Hive
14 44 (4.60%) Redis
15 41 (4.29%) Neo4j
16 38 (3.97%) RDBMS
17 32 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
18 29 (3.03%) Mahout
19 28 (2.93%) Impala
20 27 (2.82%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 248 (25.94%) Git (software)
2 198 (20.71%) Jenkins
3 99 (10.36%) Vagrant
4 96 (10.04%) JIRA
5 65 (6.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 50 (5.23%) TeamCity
7 42 (4.39%) Maven
8 32 (3.35%) Subversion
9 28 (2.93%) JUnit
10 27 (2.82%) Yeoman
11 21 (2.20%) IntelliJ
12 20 (2.09%) Gradle
12 20 (2.09%) Sonatype Nexus
13 17 (1.78%) Selenium
14 16 (1.67%) RSpec
15 15 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
16 12 (1.26%) Ant
17 9 (0.94%) gulp
18 8 (0.84%) Hudson
19 5 (0.52%) FishEye
General
1 149 (15.59%) Finance
2 82 (8.58%) Retail
3 73 (7.64%) Publishing
4 70 (7.32%) Marketing
5 58 (6.07%) Telecoms
6 51 (5.33%) Advertising
6 51 (5.33%) Games
7 42 (4.39%) Manufacturing
8 23 (2.41%) Banking
9 21 (2.20%) Electronics
10 14 (1.46%) Law
11 6 (0.63%) iGaming
11 6 (0.63%) Legal
12 4 (0.42%) Back Office
13 3 (0.31%) Billing
13 3 (0.31%) Brand Awareness
13 3 (0.31%) Front Office
13 3 (0.31%) Music Industry
13 3 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 281 (29.39%) Developer
2 207 (21.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 110 (11.51%) Java Developer
4 108 (11.30%) Architect
5 100 (10.46%) AWS Engineer
6 87 (9.10%) AWS DevOps
6 87 (9.10%) Senior Developer
7 74 (7.74%) Solutions Architect
8 67 (7.01%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 65 (6.80%) Administrator
9 65 (6.80%) Linux Engineer
10 64 (6.69%) Cloud Engineer
11 59 (6.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 56 (5.86%) Linux Administrator
12 56 (5.86%) Systems Administrator
13 54 (5.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 48 (5.02%) JavaScript Developer
15 42 (4.39%) Software Engineer
16 40 (4.18%) Systems Engineer
17 38 (3.97%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (30.33%) Web Services
2 208 (21.76%) HTML
3 157 (16.42%) CSS
4 138 (14.44%) HTML5
5 123 (12.87%) jQuery
6 121 (12.66%) REST
7 107 (11.19%) .NET
8 105 (10.98%) LAMP
9 87 (9.10%) AngularJS
9 87 (9.10%) Node.js
10 66 (6.90%) Spring
11 52 (5.44%) LEMP Stack
12 51 (5.33%) SOAP
12 51 (5.33%) XML
13 50 (5.23%) JSON
14 48 (5.02%) CSS3
15 47 (4.92%) Hibernate
16 45 (4.71%) ASP.NET
16 45 (4.71%) Ruby on Rails
17 41 (4.29%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 143 (14.96%) Computer Science
2 92 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (8.79%) Data Centre
4 77 (8.05%) Visualisation
5 70 (7.32%) Public Cloud
6 62 (6.49%) Hybrid Cloud
7 57 (5.96%) CMDB
8 46 (4.81%) Mobile App
9 41 (4.29%) Private Cloud
10 35 (3.66%) Virtual Team
11 22 (2.30%) PKI
12 21 (2.20%) Fintech
12 21 (2.20%) Mathematics
13 20 (2.09%) User Experience
14 11 (1.15%) Clustering
14 11 (1.15%) Data Integration
14 11 (1.15%) Video on Demand
15 10 (1.05%) Management Information System
15 10 (1.05%) MPEG
15 10 (1.05%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 420 (43.93%) Linux
2 134 (14.02%) Windows
3 123 (12.87%) Unix
4 110 (11.51%) Ubuntu
5 77 (8.05%) CentOS
6 51 (5.33%) Windows Server
7 48 (5.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 47 (4.92%) Android
9 32 (3.35%) Apple iOS
9 32 (3.35%) Debian
10 13 (1.36%) CoreOS
11 11 (1.15%) VMS
12 8 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (0.73%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
15 5 (0.52%) SUSE
16 4 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
17 3 (0.31%) Windows 7
17 3 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (40.06%) Agile Software Development
2 322 (33.68%) DevOps
3 231 (24.16%) Software Engineering
4 202 (21.13%) TDD
5 178 (18.62%) Continuous Integration
6 156 (16.32%) Analytics
7 139 (14.54%) Configuration Management
8 137 (14.33%) Open Source
9 124 (12.97%) ITIL
10 119 (12.45%) Service Delivery
11 118 (12.34%) Project Management
12 113 (11.82%) E-Commerce
13 105 (10.98%) Scrum
14 96 (10.04%) BDD
15 90 (9.41%) Continuous Improvement
16 89 (9.31%) CRM
16 89 (9.31%) Presales
17 87 (9.10%) MVC
18 84 (8.79%) Line Management
19 82 (8.58%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 356 (37.24%) Python
2 353 (36.92%) Java
3 279 (29.18%) JavaScript
4 240 (25.10%) SQL
5 202 (21.13%) Ruby
6 131 (13.70%) PHP
7 127 (13.28%) Bash Shell
8 118 (12.34%) C#
9 89 (9.31%) Perl
10 62 (6.49%) Clojure
10 62 (6.49%) Scala
11 48 (5.02%) R
12 37 (3.87%) Go
13 29 (3.03%) C++
14 27 (2.82%) VBA
15 23 (2.41%) Shell Script
16 20 (2.09%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.36%) Groovy
18 11 (1.15%) C
18 11 (1.15%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 215 (22.49%) Degree
2 65 (6.80%) ISEB
3 60 (6.28%) PMI Certification
4 58 (6.07%) PMP
5 44 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 40 (4.18%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (1.78%) PhD
8 14 (1.46%) AWS Certification
9 11 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.84%) CCNP
11 7 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.52%) Security Cleared
13 4 (0.42%) CCA
13 4 (0.42%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (0.42%) MBA
14 3 (0.31%) CCNA
14 3 (0.31%) MCSA
14 3 (0.31%) MCSD
15 2 (0.21%) MCSE
15 2 (0.21%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.50%) QA
2 10 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.84%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.73%) SLA
5 4 (0.42%) COBIT
6 1 (0.10%) ISO27002
System Software
1 206 (21.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 199 (20.82%) Docker
3 121 (12.66%) Virtual Machines
4 60 (6.28%) Active Directory
5 48 (5.02%) VirtualBox
6 42 (4.39%) XenApp
7 38 (3.97%) XenDesktop
8 35 (3.66%) vCloud
9 18 (1.88%) Varnish
10 17 (1.78%) Xen
11 15 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (1.05%) KVM
13 9 (0.94%) Ceph
13 9 (0.94%) GlusterFS
13 9 (0.94%) VMware ESX
14 8 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
14 8 (0.84%) vSphere
15 6 (0.63%) Hyper-V
16 5 (0.52%) Apache Flume
16 5 (0.52%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 276 (28.87%) Puppet
2 226 (23.64%) Opscode Chef
3 200 (20.92%) Ansible
4 79 (8.26%) SCVMM
5 47 (4.92%) SCOM
6 45 (4.71%) Kubernetes
6 45 (4.71%) Nagios
7 43 (4.50%) SCCM
8 36 (3.77%) Salt
9 32 (3.35%) Mesos
10 28 (2.93%) ZABBIX
11 26 (2.72%) Terraform
11 26 (2.72%) vRealize
12 20 (2.09%) HAProxy
13 18 (1.88%) Graphite
13 18 (1.88%) Kibana
14 13 (1.36%) CFEngine
15 11 (1.15%) Cacti
16 10 (1.05%) logstash
16 10 (1.05%) Packer
Vendors
1 228 (23.85%) VMware
2 126 (13.18%) Oracle
3 107 (11.19%) Microsoft
4 103 (10.77%) Red Hat
5 102 (10.67%) Citrix
6 77 (8.05%) Cisco
7 70 (7.32%) HP
8 66 (6.90%) BMC
9 65 (6.80%) NetApp
10 64 (6.69%) Juniper
11 60 (6.28%) EMC
11 60 (6.28%) Google
12 58 (6.07%) IBM
13 57 (5.96%) CheckPoint
14 38 (3.97%) ServiceNow
15 36 (3.77%) SaltStack
16 35 (3.66%) New Relic
17 29 (3.03%) SAP
18 23 (2.41%) Apple
19 19 (1.99%) Adobe
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
GCS
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Methods Professional Services Limited
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £73000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 and great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London
Third Republic
Salary: £100,000 - £120,000+ per year
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
KDR
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Acumin Consulting
Salary: Up to £55k DOE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10-20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefit and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago