The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 91 - 85
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 6 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.47% - 0.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.45% - 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 8
Average salary £35,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Amazon EC2
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Cloud Services Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
71 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.60% 1.93% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 66 22 9
Average salary £37,000 £51,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.80% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,900 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Wales region.

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Wales

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Amazon EC2 Salary Histogram in Wales

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
(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
South Wales - 6 £35,000 -
Amazon EC2
UK

Amazon EC2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 7 (77.78%) VMware
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Google
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) SaaS
2 6 (66.67%) Puppet
2 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Perl
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) CentOS
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (55.56%) Ruby
3 5 (55.56%) Time Management
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) HTTP
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
5 3 (33.33%) DevOps
5 3 (33.33%) XenServer
5 3 (33.33%) Welsh Language

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) SaaS
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) VPLS
2 2 (22.22%) LDAP
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (11.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Debian
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Time Management
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Perl
1 5 (55.56%) Ruby
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) XenServer
3 2 (22.22%) KVM
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Puppet
1 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) YUM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
1 7 (77.78%) Google
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Rackspace
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco