Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
London > Central London
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 263 302 310
Rank change year-on-year +39 +8 +71
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 122 94 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.94% 0.65% 0.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.46% 2.86% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 118 75 55
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +12.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £46,375 £46,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £102,750 £80,000
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

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 3,530 3,286 1,852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 27.19% 22.62% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,219 2,932 1,674
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +2.68%
10th Percentile £34,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £85,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 -9 64 £72,500 +3.57% 36
City of Westminster - 11 £77,500 - 6
West End of London - 3 £57,500 -
Southwark +89 1 £62,500 -7.41%
Amazon EC2
London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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.

1 119 (97.54%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (62.30%) Linux
3 62 (50.82%) DevOps
4 58 (47.54%) Amazon S3
5 56 (45.90%) Amazon RDS
6 51 (41.80%) Python
7 40 (32.79%) Java
7 40 (32.79%) MySQL
8 35 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (27.87%) AWS Lambda
10 33 (27.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 31 (25.41%) Docker
11 31 (25.41%) Amazon SQS
12 29 (23.77%) Route 53
13 28 (22.95%) Jenkins
13 28 (22.95%) JavaScript
14 27 (22.13%) PHP
14 27 (22.13%) Windows
14 27 (22.13%) Git (software)
15 25 (20.49%) Web Services
16 24 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (19.67%) Kubernetes
16 24 (19.67%) Serverless
17 23 (18.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 23 (18.85%) AngularJS
17 23 (18.85%) Opscode Chef
17 23 (18.85%) Microsoft
17 23 (18.85%) Finance
18 22 (18.03%) SQL
18 22 (18.03%) Terraform

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 20 (16.39%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (11.48%) Apache
3 13 (10.66%) nginx
4 3 (2.46%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.46%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.46%) IIS
5 2 (1.64%) SAS
6 1 (0.82%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.82%) Confluence
6 1 (0.82%) JBoss
6 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 119 (97.54%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (47.54%) Amazon S3
3 34 (27.87%) AWS Lambda
4 33 (27.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 31 (25.41%) Amazon SQS
6 29 (23.77%) Route 53
7 24 (19.67%) Serverless
8 23 (18.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 21 (17.21%) Microsoft Azure
10 18 (14.75%) AWS CloudFormation
11 14 (11.48%) Amazon ELB
11 14 (11.48%) SaaS
12 12 (9.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 10 (8.20%) CloudFront
14 8 (6.56%) Amazon EMR
14 8 (6.56%) IaaS
15 7 (5.74%) Cloud Computing
16 6 (4.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 4 (3.28%) AWS CodePipeline
18 3 (2.46%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.20%) SAN
2 8 (6.56%) Firewall
3 6 (4.92%) VPN
4 5 (4.10%) DNS
4 5 (4.10%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.28%) SSL
5 4 (3.28%) VLAN
6 3 (2.46%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.64%) BGP
7 2 (1.64%) DHCP
7 2 (1.64%) NAS
7 2 (1.64%) VoIP
8 1 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.82%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.82%) HTTP
8 1 (0.82%) LAN
8 1 (0.82%) OSPF
8 1 (0.82%) WAN
8 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (45.90%) Amazon RDS
2 40 (32.79%) MySQL
3 21 (17.21%) SQL Server
4 18 (14.75%) MongoDB
5 17 (13.93%) Redis
6 15 (12.30%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (10.66%) Hadoop
8 12 (9.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (9.02%) NoSQL
10 10 (8.20%) Big Data
11 8 (6.56%) Amazon Aurora
11 8 (6.56%) Amazon Redshift
12 7 (5.74%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (5.74%) MariaDB
13 6 (4.92%) HBase
14 4 (3.28%) Apache Hive
14 4 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (2.46%) RDBMS
15 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
15 3 (2.46%) Scylla
Development Applications
1 28 (22.95%) Jenkins
2 27 (22.13%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.20%) Bitbucket
4 7 (5.74%) GitLab
4 7 (5.74%) Subversion
5 5 (4.10%) CircleCI
5 5 (4.10%) JIRA
5 5 (4.10%) Maven
5 5 (4.10%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.28%) Checkstyle
6 4 (3.28%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.64%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.64%) Mocha
8 1 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.82%) CMake
8 1 (0.82%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.82%) FishEye
8 1 (0.82%) FogBugz
8 1 (0.82%) Selenium
8 1 (0.82%) SonarQube
General
1 23 (18.85%) Finance
2 11 (9.02%) Marketing
3 7 (5.74%) Banking
3 7 (5.74%) Retail
4 2 (1.64%) Advertising
4 2 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.82%) Billing
5 1 (0.82%) Games
5 1 (0.82%) Law
5 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (30.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (18.85%) Developer
3 22 (18.03%) Senior DevOps
4 21 (17.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 17 (13.93%) Architect
6 13 (10.66%) Linux Engineer
7 12 (9.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 12 (9.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 12 (9.84%) Senior Developer
7 12 (9.84%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 11 (9.02%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (8.20%) AWS Engineer
9 10 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (7.38%) Lead Developer
11 7 (5.74%) Azure Architect
11 7 (5.74%) Azure Engineer
11 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Engineer
11 7 (5.74%) PHP Developer
11 7 (5.74%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 7 (5.74%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.49%) Web Services
2 23 (18.85%) AngularJS
3 21 (17.21%) Node.js
4 16 (13.11%) CSS
5 14 (11.48%) HTML
5 14 (11.48%) RESTful
6 12 (9.84%) React
6 12 (9.84%) Spring
7 11 (9.02%) Kafka
7 11 (9.02%) LAMP
7 11 (9.02%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (6.56%) HTML5
8 8 (6.56%) Velocity
9 7 (5.74%) EclipseLink
10 6 (4.92%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (4.92%) Ajax
10 6 (4.92%) LEMP Stack
10 6 (4.92%) XML
11 5 (4.10%) Symfony
12 4 (3.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.20%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (7.38%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.74%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (4.10%) Replication
6 4 (3.28%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.28%) Clustering
6 4 (3.28%) Fintech
7 2 (1.64%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.64%) Life Science
7 2 (1.64%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.64%) User Experience
8 1 (0.82%) Blog
8 1 (0.82%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.82%) Derivative
8 1 (0.82%) Equities
8 1 (0.82%) Handset
8 1 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 76 (62.30%) Linux
2 27 (22.13%) Windows
3 19 (15.57%) CentOS
4 18 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (14.75%) Ubuntu
5 16 (13.11%) Windows Server
6 6 (4.92%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.92%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.64%) Debian
7 2 (1.64%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.82%) Android
8 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (50.82%) DevOps
2 35 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (16.39%) TDD
5 17 (13.93%) Scrum
6 16 (13.11%) Artificial Intelligence
6 16 (13.11%) Kanban
7 14 (11.48%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (10.66%) Configuration Management
8 13 (10.66%) Microservices
9 12 (9.84%) High Availability
10 11 (9.02%) Machine Learning
11 10 (8.20%) Analytics
11 10 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 10 (8.20%) Mentoring
11 10 (8.20%) Open Source
12 9 (7.38%) Service Delivery
12 9 (7.38%) Software Engineering
13 8 (6.56%) BDD
13 8 (6.56%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 51 (41.80%) Python
2 40 (32.79%) Java
3 28 (22.95%) JavaScript
4 27 (22.13%) PHP
5 22 (18.03%) SQL
6 17 (13.93%) Ruby
7 13 (10.66%) Bash Shell
7 13 (10.66%) C#
8 11 (9.02%) Go
9 7 (5.74%) C++
10 6 (4.92%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.28%) PHP 7
12 3 (2.46%) Perl
12 3 (2.46%) Scala
12 3 (2.46%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.64%) ES7
Qualifications
1 9 (7.38%) AWS Certification
2 8 (6.56%) Degree
3 3 (2.46%) MCSA
3 3 (2.46%) MCSE
3 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.82%) CCNP
4 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.82%) CISSP
4 1 (0.82%) RHCSA
4 1 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.64%) GDPR
2 2 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (25.41%) Docker
2 13 (10.66%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.28%) HDFS
3 4 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.46%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.82%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.82%) pfSense
6 1 (0.82%) Varnish
6 1 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (19.67%) Kubernetes
2 23 (18.85%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (18.03%) Terraform
4 19 (15.57%) Ansible
5 13 (10.66%) Puppet
6 6 (4.92%) Prometheus
7 5 (4.10%) Nagios
7 5 (4.10%) ZABBIX
8 4 (3.28%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (3.28%) HAProxy
9 3 (2.46%) Grafana
9 3 (2.46%) Oozie
10 2 (1.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (1.64%) Kibana
10 2 (1.64%) Salt
11 1 (0.82%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.82%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.82%) SCCM
11 1 (0.82%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (18.85%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.30%) Red Hat
3 11 (9.02%) Oracle
4 9 (7.38%) EMC
4 9 (7.38%) EqualLogic
4 9 (7.38%) NetApp
5 6 (4.92%) Google
6 5 (4.10%) Hortonworks
7 4 (3.28%) Cisco
7 4 (3.28%) Cloudera
7 4 (3.28%) VMware
7 4 (3.28%) Zend
8 3 (2.46%) Tableau
9 2 (1.64%) Citrix
9 2 (1.64%) Informatica
9 2 (1.64%) MapR
9 2 (1.64%) New Relic
9 2 (1.64%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.64%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.64%) Sybase