Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Amazon EC2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
London > Central London
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 274 294 303
Rank change year-on-year +20 +9 +95
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 109 75 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.77% 0.60% 0.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.91% 3.13% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 99 74 99
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +21.74% -4.17%
10th Percentile £45,900 £52,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,500 £97,500 £77,500
London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +3.85% +13.04%

Amazon EC2 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,742 2,396 2,274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 26.51% 19.20% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,366 2,164 2,014
Central London median annual salary £64,250 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.08% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Central London

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in Central London

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Central London over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in Central London

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the Central London region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -27 64 £67,500 -3.57% 26
City of Westminster +14 5 £52,500 -38.24%
West End of London -13 4 £55,000 -35.29% 6
Southwark - 1 £62,500 -
Amazon EC2
London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 105 (96.33%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (63.30%) Linux
3 61 (55.96%) Amazon S3
4 48 (44.04%) Python
5 47 (43.12%) DevOps
6 42 (38.53%) SQL
7 41 (37.61%) Amazon RDS
8 40 (36.70%) Git (software)
9 36 (33.03%) MySQL
10 35 (32.11%) SQL Server
10 35 (32.11%) Windows
11 33 (30.28%) Docker
12 32 (29.36%) Java
13 30 (27.52%) Microsoft
13 30 (27.52%) Microsoft Azure
14 29 (26.61%) Serverless
14 29 (26.61%) Finance
15 27 (24.77%) Problem-Solving
16 26 (23.85%) AWS Lambda
16 26 (23.85%) Windows Server
17 25 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
18 24 (22.02%) Active Directory
18 24 (22.02%) Opscode Chef
19 23 (21.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 22 (20.18%) Node.js
21 21 (19.27%) Kafka
21 21 (19.27%) Ansible
21 21 (19.27%) AWS CloudFormation
21 21 (19.27%) Kubernetes
21 21 (19.27%) Infrastructure Engineering

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 15 (13.76%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (9.17%) Apache
3 7 (6.42%) Apache Spark
4 6 (5.50%) nginx
5 5 (4.59%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.67%) CMS
6 4 (3.67%) Ethereum
6 4 (3.67%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.75%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.75%) Drupal
7 3 (2.75%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.75%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.75%) WordPress
8 2 (1.83%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.83%) IIS
8 2 (1.83%) SAS
9 1 (0.92%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.92%) Confluence
9 1 (0.92%) Luigi
9 1 (0.92%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.92%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Magento
2 3 (2.75%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 105 (96.33%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (55.96%) Amazon S3
3 30 (27.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (26.61%) Serverless
5 26 (23.85%) AWS Lambda
6 21 (19.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 19 (17.43%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (17.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 16 (14.68%) Route 53
9 13 (11.93%) Amazon EMR
10 11 (10.09%) Amazon ELB
11 10 (9.17%) IaaS
12 9 (8.26%) Amazon SQS
12 9 (8.26%) CloudFront
12 9 (8.26%) SaaS
13 8 (7.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 7 (6.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 7 (6.42%) GitHub
15 6 (5.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 6 (5.50%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.51%) SAN
2 10 (9.17%) Firewall
3 9 (8.26%) BGP
4 8 (7.34%) VPN
5 5 (4.59%) DNS
5 5 (4.59%) Kerberos
5 5 (4.59%) OSPF
5 5 (4.59%) SSL
6 4 (3.67%) EIGRP
6 4 (3.67%) LAN
6 4 (3.67%) WAN
6 4 (3.67%) Wireless
7 3 (2.75%) DHCP
7 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.75%) VLAN
8 2 (1.83%) VoIP
9 1 (0.92%) HTTP
9 1 (0.92%) IPsec
9 1 (0.92%) Skype
9 1 (0.92%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (37.61%) Amazon RDS
2 36 (33.03%) MySQL
3 35 (32.11%) SQL Server
4 21 (19.27%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (17.43%) NoSQL
6 12 (11.01%) Amazon Redshift
7 11 (10.09%) MongoDB
7 11 (10.09%) Redis
8 10 (9.17%) Blockchain
8 10 (9.17%) Hadoop
9 9 (8.26%) Big Data
9 9 (8.26%) MariaDB
10 8 (7.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (6.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (6.42%) Apache Hive
12 6 (5.50%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
13 5 (4.59%) Text Mining
14 4 (3.67%) Scylla
Development Applications
1 40 (36.70%) Git (software)
2 20 (18.35%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.34%) Subversion
4 7 (6.42%) Mocha
5 6 (5.50%) Bitbucket
5 6 (5.50%) GitLab
5 6 (5.50%) JIRA
5 6 (5.50%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.67%) CircleCI
6 4 (3.67%) RSpec
6 4 (3.67%) Selenium
7 3 (2.75%) Codeship
7 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.75%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (2.75%) Maven
7 3 (2.75%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.75%) Sublime Text
7 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio Code
7 3 (2.75%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (26.61%) Finance
2 14 (12.84%) Banking
2 14 (12.84%) Marketing
3 7 (6.42%) Retail
4 5 (4.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (27.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (23.85%) Developer
3 19 (17.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (14.68%) AWS Engineer
5 13 (11.93%) Azure Engineer
6 12 (11.01%) Senior DevOps
7 11 (10.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 9 (8.26%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Engineer
8 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (8.26%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (7.34%) AWS DevOps
9 8 (7.34%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 8 (7.34%) Data Engineer
9 8 (7.34%) Lead DevOps
9 8 (7.34%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (7.34%) Node.js Developer
9 8 (7.34%) Senior Developer
10 7 (6.42%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 7 (6.42%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.18%) Node.js
2 21 (19.27%) Kafka
3 20 (18.35%) Web Services
4 15 (13.76%) CSS
5 14 (12.84%) AngularJS
6 13 (11.93%) HTML
6 13 (11.93%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (11.93%) React
7 12 (11.01%) JSON
8 11 (10.09%) REST
9 10 (9.17%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (7.34%) Spring
11 7 (6.42%) .NET
11 7 (6.42%) Chai
11 7 (6.42%) Jest
11 7 (6.42%) LAMP
12 5 (4.59%) Django
12 5 (4.59%) LDAP
12 5 (4.59%) XML
13 4 (3.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.43%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (13.76%) Fintech
3 11 (10.09%) Data Centre
3 11 (10.09%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (7.34%) User Experience
5 7 (6.42%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.59%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.59%) Clustering
6 5 (4.59%) Life Science
6 5 (4.59%) Replication
7 4 (3.67%) Bitcoin
7 4 (3.67%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.67%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (3.67%) Public Cloud
8 3 (2.75%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (2.75%) Equities
9 2 (1.83%) Derivative
9 2 (1.83%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 69 (63.30%) Linux
2 35 (32.11%) Windows
3 26 (23.85%) Windows Server
4 23 (21.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (8.26%) CentOS
6 5 (4.59%) Ubuntu
7 4 (3.67%) VMS
8 3 (2.75%) Unix
9 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.92%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.12%) DevOps
2 27 (24.77%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (19.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 18 (16.51%) Test Automation
6 17 (15.60%) Configuration Management
7 16 (14.68%) TDD
8 14 (12.84%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (11.93%) Analytics
9 13 (11.93%) Machine Learning
9 13 (11.93%) Microservices
10 12 (11.01%) Mentoring
11 11 (10.09%) High Availability
12 10 (9.17%) Deployment Automation
12 10 (9.17%) Open Source
12 10 (9.17%) Scrum
13 9 (8.26%) BDD
13 9 (8.26%) E-Commerce
13 9 (8.26%) Software Engineering
14 8 (7.34%) OO
Programming Languages
1 48 (44.04%) Python
2 42 (38.53%) SQL
3 32 (29.36%) Java
4 19 (17.43%) Ruby
5 18 (16.51%) Bash Shell
6 16 (14.68%) JavaScript
7 15 (13.76%) PowerShell
8 14 (12.84%) PHP
9 10 (9.17%) C#
9 10 (9.17%) Go
10 6 (5.50%) Perl
11 5 (4.59%) C++
11 5 (4.59%) ES6
12 4 (3.67%) Scala
12 4 (3.67%) Solidity
13 3 (2.75%) ES7
13 3 (2.75%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.92%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.92%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) AWS Certification
2 8 (7.34%) MCSE
2 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.42%) Degree
4 4 (3.67%) MCSA
5 2 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.92%) CCNP
6 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.92%) CISSP
6 1 (0.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.92%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (30.28%) Docker
2 24 (22.02%) Active Directory
3 8 (7.34%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.67%) HDFS
5 4 (3.67%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (2.75%) LXC
7 2 (1.83%) Apache Flume
7 2 (1.83%) pfSense
7 2 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.92%) KVM
8 1 (0.92%) Samba
8 1 (0.92%) Varnish
8 1 (0.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (22.02%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (19.27%) Ansible
2 21 (19.27%) Kubernetes
3 19 (17.43%) Puppet
4 16 (14.68%) Terraform
5 9 (8.26%) Docker Swarm
6 8 (7.34%) Nagios
7 6 (5.50%) Oozie
7 6 (5.50%) Prometheus
7 6 (5.50%) ZABBIX
8 5 (4.59%) Salt
9 3 (2.75%) HAProxy
10 2 (1.83%) Consul
10 2 (1.83%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (1.83%) Grafana
10 2 (1.83%) Kibana
11 1 (0.92%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 30 (27.52%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.43%) Oracle
3 17 (15.60%) Red Hat
4 14 (12.84%) EMC
4 14 (12.84%) EqualLogic
4 14 (12.84%) NetApp
5 8 (7.34%) Google
6 6 (5.50%) Cisco
7 5 (4.59%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (4.59%) SaltStack
7 5 (4.59%) Tableau
7 5 (4.59%) VMware
8 4 (3.67%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.67%) Citrix
8 4 (3.67%) Hortonworks
8 4 (3.67%) New Relic
8 4 (3.67%) Splunk
9 3 (2.75%) ATG
9 3 (2.75%) IBM
9 3 (2.75%) Remedy