The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
Rank 207 - 194
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.060% - 0.044%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.23% - 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
Amazon EC2
England

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

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
244 96 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.88% 2.32% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 210 83 130
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Amazon EC2
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 3 (100.00%) Joyent
1 3 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Joyent
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Rackspace
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