The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon ELB skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon ELB over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing (Amazon ELB)
Rank 869 850 866
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Permanent jobs citing Amazon ELB 33 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.024% 0.030%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.57% 0.64% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 33
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £49,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,050 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -18.18%

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
5777 4073 3376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.05% 3.82% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4578 3519 2941
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon ELB
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon ELB within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon ELB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Amazon ELB
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon ELB within the UK.

Amazon ELB Salary Trend in the UK

Amazon ELB
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon ELB over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Amazon ELB Salary Histogram in the UK

Amazon ELB
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon ELB within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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 -12 33 £47,500 +5.55% 9
South East -4 14 £49,000 +22.50% 3
Buckinghamshire - 10 £50,000 - 2
Milton Keynes - 10 £50,000 - 2
London -30 6 £47,500 -26.92% 4
Yorkshire -41 6 £30,000 -33.33%
North West - 6 £30,000 - 2
Manchester - 6 £30,000 -
Sheffield - 5 £30,000 -
South Yorkshire - 5 £30,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £48,000 - 1
Maidenhead - 3 £48,000 - 1
Croydon - 2 £47,500 -
Rochdale - 2 £52,000 -
Surrey -1 1 £65,000 +62.50%
Suffolk - 1 £65,000 -
City of London - 1 - - 2
Staines - 1 £65,000 -
East of England - 1 £65,000 -

Amazon ELB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Amazon ELB 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 ELB.

1 64 (90.14%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (76.06%) Web Services
3 52 (73.24%) Amazon EC2
4 50 (70.42%) Linux
5 41 (57.75%) Amazon RDS
6 40 (56.34%) Puppet
7 38 (53.52%) Amazon S3
7 38 (53.52%) MySQL
8 36 (50.70%) Apache
9 32 (45.07%) PHP
10 30 (42.25%) Opscode Chef
11 27 (38.03%) Route 53
12 24 (33.80%) CentOS
13 23 (32.39%) TCP/IP
14 22 (30.99%) nginx
15 21 (29.58%) DNS
15 21 (29.58%) LAMP
15 21 (29.58%) Load Balancing
16 20 (28.17%) Windows
16 20 (28.17%) Jenkins
17 19 (26.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 19 (26.76%) Varnish
18 18 (25.35%) Configuration Management
19 17 (23.94%) WordPress
20 16 (22.54%) SQL
21 15 (21.13%) SSL
21 15 (21.13%) Vagrant
22 14 (19.72%) DevOps
22 14 (19.72%) Git (software)
22 14 (19.72%) Drupal

Amazon ELB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Amazon ELB 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 ELB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (50.70%) Apache
2 22 (30.99%) nginx
3 17 (23.94%) WordPress
4 14 (19.72%) Drupal
5 7 (9.86%) Tomcat
6 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
6 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (7.04%) Confluence
8 4 (5.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (5.63%) Node.js
8 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
8 4 (5.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (4.23%) IIS
9 3 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (2.82%) CMS
10 2 (2.82%) OpenStack
11 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 64 (90.14%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (73.24%) Amazon EC2
3 38 (53.52%) Amazon S3
4 27 (38.03%) Route 53
5 11 (15.49%) SaaS
6 3 (4.23%) CloudFront
6 3 (4.23%) Google Apps
7 2 (2.82%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.41%) GitHub
8 1 (1.41%) IaaS
8 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.39%) TCP/IP
2 21 (29.58%) DNS
3 15 (21.13%) SSL
4 13 (18.31%) Firewall
5 12 (16.90%) Network Security
5 12 (16.90%) VPN
5 12 (16.90%) HTTP
6 11 (15.49%) SNMP
7 8 (11.27%) DHCP
7 8 (11.27%) IPsec
7 8 (11.27%) Internet
8 6 (8.45%) iSCSI
8 6 (8.45%) SAN
8 6 (8.45%) NAS
9 5 (7.04%) VLAN
10 3 (4.23%) Wireshark
10 3 (4.23%) tcpdump
10 3 (4.23%) SSH
11 2 (2.82%) VoIP
11 2 (2.82%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (57.75%) Amazon RDS
2 38 (53.52%) MySQL
3 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
4 8 (11.27%) MongoDB
5 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.63%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.63%) Redis
6 4 (5.63%) Big Data
7 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.41%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.41%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (28.17%) Jenkins
2 14 (19.72%) Git (software)
3 12 (16.90%) Maven
4 10 (14.08%) JIRA
5 8 (11.27%) Subversion
6 5 (7.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (4.23%) Hudson
8 2 (2.82%) PHPUnit
8 2 (2.82%) Ant
9 1 (1.41%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (1.41%) Selenium
9 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.41%) FishEye
General
1 13 (18.31%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Publishing
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (21.13%) Web Engineer
2 14 (19.72%) Operations Engineer
3 8 (11.27%) Developer
3 8 (11.27%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (11.27%) Administrator
4 6 (8.45%) Architect
5 5 (7.04%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.23%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (2.82%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.82%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) IT Support
8 2 (2.82%) Senior Architect
8 2 (2.82%) Web Team Leader
8 2 (2.82%) Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.82%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (76.06%) Web Services
2 21 (29.58%) LAMP
3 12 (16.90%) Middleware
4 5 (7.04%) HTML
4 5 (7.04%) CSS
4 5 (7.04%) Memcached
5 3 (4.23%) jQuery
5 3 (4.23%) J2EE
5 3 (4.23%) ZeroMQ
6 2 (2.82%) XML
6 2 (2.82%) RESTful
6 2 (2.82%) HTML5
6 2 (2.82%) Sphinx
6 2 (2.82%) JSON
7 1 (1.41%) Django
7 1 (1.41%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.41%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.41%) JSP
7 1 (1.41%) SOAP
7 1 (1.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Smartphone
1 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
1 5 (7.04%) Telematics
2 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.23%) Open Source
3 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.82%) User Experience
4 2 (2.82%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.41%) Replication
5 1 (1.41%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 50 (70.42%) Linux
2 24 (33.80%) CentOS
3 20 (28.17%) Windows
4 19 (26.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (18.31%) UNIX
6 12 (16.90%) Fedora
7 10 (14.08%) Ubuntu
8 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (7.04%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.82%) Debian
11 2 (2.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) Load Balancing
2 18 (25.35%) Configuration Management
3 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (19.72%) DevOps
4 12 (16.90%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (16.90%) Data Protection
4 12 (16.90%) Change Management
5 11 (15.49%) Web Development
6 5 (7.04%) Information Security
7 4 (5.63%) Coaching
8 3 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.23%) Time Management
8 3 (4.23%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.23%) Project Management
8 3 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.23%) Information Security Management
8 3 (4.23%) Security Management
8 3 (4.23%) Risk Management
8 3 (4.23%) B2B
9 2 (2.82%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.07%) PHP
2 16 (22.54%) SQL
3 12 (16.90%) Ruby
4 11 (15.49%) Bash Shell
4 11 (15.49%) Python
5 9 (12.68%) Java
6 8 (11.27%) Shell Script
7 6 (8.45%) Perl
8 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.63%) C
9 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.82%) C++
10 2 (2.82%) Groovy
11 1 (1.41%) Scala
11 1 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (26.76%) Varnish
2 6 (8.45%) vCloud
2 6 (8.45%) vSphere
3 5 (7.04%) KVM
3 5 (7.04%) Xen
3 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.82%) Squid
4 2 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.41%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 40 (56.34%) Puppet
2 30 (42.25%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (21.13%) Vagrant
4 6 (8.45%) Nagios
4 6 (8.45%) SCCM
4 6 (8.45%) SCOM
4 6 (8.45%) OpenNMS
5 5 (7.04%) Ganglia
6 4 (5.63%) ZABBIX
7 3 (4.23%) Opsview
7 3 (4.23%) Ansible
8 2 (2.82%) HAProxy
8 2 (2.82%) Salt
8 2 (2.82%) Cacti
8 2 (2.82%) Munin
9 1 (1.41%) Kibana
9 1 (1.41%) Graylog2
9 1 (1.41%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle
3 8 (11.27%) Cisco
4 7 (9.86%) Perforce
4 7 (9.86%) VMware
5 6 (8.45%) Dell
5 6 (8.45%) Veeam
5 6 (8.45%) Acronis
6 4 (5.63%) Atlassian
6 4 (5.63%) Google
7 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.82%) RightScale
8 2 (2.82%) Zend
8 2 (2.82%) New Relic
9 1 (1.41%) JBoss
9 1 (1.41%) Sun
9 1 (1.41%) Splunk
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