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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 216 273
Rank change year-on-year +24 +57  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 39 45 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.76% 0.72% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.04% 5.55% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 38 45 31
Median salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £53,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year -11.21% +3.88%  

Amazon EC2 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 966 811 808
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 18.77% 12.89% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 842 718 696
Median salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in the City of London

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 63 (94.03%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (65.67%) Amazon RDS
3 41 (61.19%) Ruby
4 36 (53.73%) PostgreSQL
5 33 (49.25%) JavaScript
5 33 (49.25%) React
6 31 (46.27%) Blockchain
6 31 (46.27%) Ruby on Rails
7 30 (44.78%) AWS OpsWorks
7 30 (44.78%) Relational Database
7 30 (44.78%) CoffeeScript
7 30 (44.78%) Backbone.js
8 29 (43.28%) Resque
8 29 (43.28%) Cryptocurrency
8 29 (43.28%) B2B
9 25 (37.31%) DevOps
10 24 (35.82%) Amazon S3
11 23 (34.33%) Mentoring
12 18 (26.87%) Linux
12 18 (26.87%) Docker
13 17 (25.37%) Jenkins
14 16 (23.88%) Python
15 15 (22.39%) Git (software)
16 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (19.40%) Telecoms
16 13 (19.40%) MySQL
17 12 (17.91%) AWS Lambda
17 12 (17.91%) Puppet
17 12 (17.91%) SQL
17 12 (17.91%) Apache

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 12 (17.91%) Apache
2 10 (14.93%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.45%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.99%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (2.99%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.99%) nginx
5 1 (1.49%) Confluence
5 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 63 (94.03%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (44.78%) AWS OpsWorks
3 24 (35.82%) Amazon S3
4 12 (17.91%) AWS Lambda
5 11 (16.42%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (14.93%) Amazon ELB
6 10 (14.93%) Amazon SQS
6 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (10.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (7.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (5.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (4.48%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (4.48%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (4.48%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (4.48%) CloudFront
10 3 (4.48%) GitHub
11 2 (2.99%) Route 53
12 1 (1.49%) Office 365
12 1 (1.49%) PaaS
12 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) VoIP
2 5 (7.46%) MPLS
3 4 (5.97%) Network Security
3 4 (5.97%) VPLS
4 3 (4.48%) HTTP
4 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.48%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.99%) DHCP
5 2 (2.99%) DNS
5 2 (2.99%) Firewall
5 2 (2.99%) WAN
6 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (65.67%) Amazon RDS
2 36 (53.73%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (46.27%) Blockchain
4 30 (44.78%) Relational Database
5 13 (19.40%) MySQL
6 10 (14.93%) InfluxDB
7 7 (10.45%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (5.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (2.99%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.49%) Big Data
10 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (25.37%) Jenkins
2 15 (22.39%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.93%) Maven
4 9 (13.43%) Subversion
5 2 (2.99%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.99%) Gradle
5 2 (2.99%) JUnit
5 2 (2.99%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.99%) Spock
6 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.49%) DbUnit
6 1 (1.49%) Hudson
6 1 (1.49%) JIRA
6 1 (1.49%) jMock
6 1 (1.49%) Mockito
6 1 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.49%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (19.40%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Finance
4 1 (1.49%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 25 (37.31%) Developer
2 21 (31.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 20 (29.85%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (22.39%) Lead Developer
5 13 (19.40%) AWS Engineer
6 11 (16.42%) Chief Technology Officer
7 9 (13.43%) AWS DevOps
7 9 (13.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 6 (8.96%) Senior DevOps
8 6 (8.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Business Development Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Business Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) IT Development Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Business Development Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Business Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Development Manager
9 4 (5.97%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (49.25%) React
2 31 (46.27%) Ruby on Rails
3 30 (44.78%) Backbone.js
4 29 (43.28%) Resque
5 9 (13.43%) Sensu
5 9 (13.43%) Web Services
6 8 (11.94%) LAMP
7 5 (7.46%) Node.js
8 4 (5.97%) Serverless Framework
9 3 (4.48%) FreeSWITCH
9 3 (4.48%) HTML
10 2 (2.99%) Kafka
10 2 (2.99%) Natural Language Processing
10 2 (2.99%) RESTful
11 1 (1.49%) Akka
11 1 (1.49%) Elastic Stack
11 1 (1.49%) HTML5
11 1 (1.49%) Play Framework
11 1 (1.49%) PowerMock
11 1 (1.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.48%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.99%) Fintech
5 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) IVR
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.49%) PKI
5 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Linux
2 8 (11.94%) VMS
2 8 (11.94%) Windows
3 3 (4.48%) CentOS
3 3 (4.48%) Unix
4 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.49%) Android
5 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) B2B
1 29 (43.28%) Cryptocurrency
2 25 (37.31%) DevOps
3 23 (34.33%) Mentoring
4 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (17.91%) Open Source
6 8 (11.94%) Task Automation
7 7 (10.45%) Auto-Scaling
8 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.96%) TDD
9 5 (7.46%) Line Management
10 4 (5.97%) BDD
10 4 (5.97%) Business Development
10 4 (5.97%) CRM
10 4 (5.97%) Machine Learning
10 4 (5.97%) Scrum
11 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.48%) Microservices
11 3 (4.48%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 41 (61.19%) Ruby
2 33 (49.25%) JavaScript
3 30 (44.78%) CoffeeScript
4 16 (23.88%) Python
5 12 (17.91%) SQL
6 8 (11.94%) Erlang
6 8 (11.94%) Perl
7 6 (8.96%) Java
8 5 (7.46%) Bash Shell
9 4 (5.97%) Scala
10 1 (1.49%) C++
10 1 (1.49%) Go
10 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) Master's Degree
2 2 (2.99%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.49%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 18 (26.87%) Docker
2 10 (14.93%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (17.91%) Puppet
2 11 (16.42%) Terraform
3 10 (14.93%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (13.43%) Cacti
4 9 (13.43%) Munin
4 9 (13.43%) Nagios
4 9 (13.43%) Salt
5 8 (11.94%) Ansible
5 8 (11.94%) Grafana
5 8 (11.94%) Graphite
6 4 (5.97%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.49%) Consul
7 1 (1.49%) SCCM
7 1 (1.49%) SCOM
7 1 (1.49%) StatsD
7 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) Huawei
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) VMware
3 2 (2.99%) PagerDuty
4 1 (1.49%) Apple
4 1 (1.49%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.49%) Google
4 1 (1.49%) New Relic
4 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.49%) RightScale
4 1 (1.49%) Vertica
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