Period
to 17 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 167 157 283
Rank change year-on-year -10 +126 +18
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 86 44 57
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.46% 1.11% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.26% 2.57% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 79 29 52
10th Percentile £60,500 £42,800 £47,500
25th Percentile £68,750 £48,750 £53,053
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £70,000 £63,750
Median % change year-on-year +17.86% +9.80% -5.56%
75th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £101,000 £88,500 £92,000
Central London median annual salary £82,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +17.86% +7.69% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,641 1,709 4,066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.85% 42.93% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,418 1,496 3,752
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £35,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £68,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.84% +5.38% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £96,250 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in the City of London

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the City of London.

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in the City of London

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 September 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 80 (93.02%) AWS
2 55 (63.95%) Python
3 48 (55.81%) DevOps
4 39 (45.35%) Kubernetes
5 37 (43.02%) Linux
5 37 (43.02%) Git (software)
6 35 (40.70%) Amazon RDS
6 35 (40.70%) AWS Lambda
6 35 (40.70%) Terraform
6 35 (40.70%) Serverless
7 34 (39.53%) Infrastructure as Code
7 34 (39.53%) Amazon S3
8 29 (33.72%) SQL
8 29 (33.72%) Amazon Redshift
9 27 (31.40%) Java
10 26 (30.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 23 (26.74%) Workflow
12 22 (25.58%) Data Pipeline
13 20 (23.26%) AWS CloudFormation
13 20 (23.26%) Configuration Management
13 20 (23.26%) Web Services
14 19 (22.09%) Puppet
14 19 (22.09%) Jenkins
15 18 (20.93%) Amazon ECS
15 18 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (20.93%) Software Engineering
15 18 (20.93%) Windows
16 17 (19.77%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (19.77%) Docker
16 17 (19.77%) Relational Database

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 13 (15.12%) Apache Spark
2 12 (13.95%) Apache
3 4 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.16%) IIS
4 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 80 (93.02%) AWS
2 35 (40.70%) AWS Lambda
2 35 (40.70%) Serverless
3 34 (39.53%) Amazon S3
4 26 (30.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 20 (23.26%) AWS CloudFormation
6 18 (20.93%) Amazon ECS
7 10 (11.63%) Amazon EKS
8 9 (10.47%) Amazon ELB
9 7 (8.14%) AWS Fargate
9 7 (8.14%) Azure
10 6 (6.98%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 5 (5.81%) Amazon EMR
11 5 (5.81%) Route 53
12 4 (4.65%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (4.65%) GCP
12 4 (4.65%) GitHub
13 3 (3.49%) Microsoft 365
14 2 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (2.33%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) DNS
2 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.33%) AMQP
3 2 (2.33%) Multicast
3 2 (2.33%) VLAN
4 1 (1.16%) Firewall
4 1 (1.16%) FTP
4 1 (1.16%) HTTP
4 1 (1.16%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.16%) NAS
4 1 (1.16%) SAN
4 1 (1.16%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (40.70%) Amazon RDS
2 29 (33.72%) Amazon Redshift
3 17 (19.77%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (19.77%) Relational Database
4 13 (15.12%) Big Data
4 13 (15.12%) Hadoop
4 13 (15.12%) NoSQL
5 12 (13.95%) Data Lake
6 8 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (5.81%) Spark SQL
8 3 (3.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (3.49%) Blockchain
8 3 (3.49%) Redis
9 2 (2.33%) Amazon Athena
10 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.16%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 37 (43.02%) Git (software)
2 19 (22.09%) Jenkins
3 13 (15.12%) JIRA
4 10 (11.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (11.63%) Bitbucket
5 6 (6.98%) Terragrunt
6 3 (3.49%) CircleCI
6 3 (3.49%) git-flow
7 2 (2.33%) GoCD
8 1 (1.16%) Checkstyle
8 1 (1.16%) GitLab
8 1 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.16%) Spinnaker
General
1 12 (13.95%) Social Skills
2 8 (9.30%) Finance
3 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.65%) Banking
4 4 (4.65%) Games
4 4 (4.65%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.65%) Publishing
5 3 (3.49%) Legal
6 2 (2.33%) Automotive
6 2 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (52.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 43 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
3 26 (30.23%) AWS DevOps
3 26 (30.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 20 (23.26%) Data Engineer
5 17 (19.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 17 (19.77%) Linux Engineer
5 17 (19.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 10 (11.63%) Python Engineer
7 8 (9.30%) Developer
8 7 (8.14%) Big Data Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Hadoop Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Java Engineer
9 6 (6.98%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (5.81%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
10 5 (5.81%) Java Developer
10 5 (5.81%) Java Developer - Fintech
10 5 (5.81%) Senior DevOps
10 5 (5.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.65%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.26%) Web Services
2 9 (10.47%) Elastic Stack
3 6 (6.98%) .NET
3 6 (6.98%) Kafka
4 5 (5.81%) Spring
4 5 (5.81%) Spring Boot
5 3 (3.49%) Flask
6 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.33%) Django
6 2 (2.33%) FastAPI
6 2 (2.33%) Node.js
6 2 (2.33%) React
6 2 (2.33%) SQLAlchemy
6 2 (2.33%) WebSockets
7 1 (1.16%) CSS
7 1 (1.16%) HTML
7 1 (1.16%) HTML5
7 1 (1.16%) RESTful
7 1 (1.16%) Spark Streaming
7 1 (1.16%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Legacy Code
2 4 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.49%) Social Media
4 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.33%) Video on Demand
4 2 (2.33%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.16%) Derivative
5 1 (1.16%) Equities
5 1 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.16%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 37 (43.02%) Linux
2 18 (20.93%) Windows
3 14 (16.28%) Unix
4 9 (10.47%) CentOS
5 8 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (9.30%) Windows Server
6 7 (8.14%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.33%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (55.81%) DevOps
2 34 (39.53%) Infrastructure as Code
3 23 (26.74%) Workflow
4 22 (25.58%) Data Pipeline
5 20 (23.26%) Configuration Management
6 18 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (20.93%) Software Engineering
7 16 (18.60%) Fintech
8 15 (17.44%) Data Science
9 13 (15.12%) Data Transformation
10 12 (13.95%) Analytics
11 10 (11.63%) Computer Science
11 10 (11.63%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 9 (10.47%) Automated Trading
13 8 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
14 7 (8.14%) Architectural Design
14 7 (8.14%) Cybersecurity
15 6 (6.98%) Network Load Balancing
15 6 (6.98%) Project Management
15 6 (6.98%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 55 (63.95%) Python
2 29 (33.72%) SQL
3 27 (31.40%) Java
4 11 (12.79%) Bash Shell
5 6 (6.98%) C#
6 5 (5.81%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.49%) C++
7 3 (3.49%) R
8 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.16%) Scala
9 1 (1.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (17.44%) AWS Certification
2 10 (11.63%) Degree
3 5 (5.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.16%) CISA
4 1 (1.16%) CISM
4 1 (1.16%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.79%) QA
2 3 (3.49%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.16%) GDPR
3 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (19.77%) Docker
2 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 39 (45.35%) Kubernetes
2 35 (40.70%) Terraform
3 19 (22.09%) Puppet
4 13 (15.12%) Ansible
5 5 (5.81%) Nagios
5 5 (5.81%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (5.81%) Packer
6 3 (3.49%) Kubeflow
7 1 (1.16%) Graylog
7 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (13.95%) Talend
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.65%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.65%) Google
3 4 (4.65%) Oracle
4 2 (2.33%) Splunk
5 1 (1.16%) IBM
5 1 (1.16%) NetApp
5 1 (1.16%) VMware