Period
to 16 August 2018

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 16 August 2018 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 281 266 288
Rank change year-on-year -15 +22 +106
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 71 70 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.65% 0.69% 0.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.64% 3.84% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 65 69 82
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £46,750 £52,400 £41,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £97,250 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year -10.71% +19.15% -2.08%

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 2,688 1,822 1,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.61% 17.91% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,400 1,625 1,488
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 66 (92.96%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (57.75%) Python
3 39 (54.93%) Linux
3 39 (54.93%) Amazon S3
4 38 (53.52%) Git (software)
5 34 (47.89%) DevOps
6 30 (42.25%) Amazon RDS
7 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (33.80%) MySQL
8 24 (33.80%) Docker
8 24 (33.80%) Serverless
9 23 (32.39%) AWS CloudFormation
9 23 (32.39%) SQL
10 22 (30.99%) Java
11 21 (29.58%) AWS Lambda
12 20 (28.17%) Ansible
12 20 (28.17%) Opscode Chef
12 20 (28.17%) Puppet
13 19 (26.76%) Cloud Computing
14 18 (25.35%) Jenkins
14 18 (25.35%) Kafka
14 18 (25.35%) Finance
14 18 (25.35%) Microservices
15 17 (23.94%) Windows
16 16 (22.54%) Configuration Management
16 16 (22.54%) Test Automation
16 16 (22.54%) Terraform
17 15 (21.13%) Elasticsearch
17 15 (21.13%) Ruby
17 15 (21.13%) TDD

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 15 (21.13%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (12.68%) Apache
3 7 (9.86%) nginx
4 6 (8.45%) Apache Spark
5 4 (5.63%) CMS
5 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.23%) Drupal
6 3 (4.23%) WordPress
7 2 (2.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.82%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.82%) SAS
8 1 (1.41%) Confluence
8 1 (1.41%) IIS
8 1 (1.41%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Magento
2 1 (1.41%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 66 (92.96%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (54.93%) Amazon S3
3 24 (33.80%) Serverless
4 23 (32.39%) AWS CloudFormation
5 21 (29.58%) AWS Lambda
6 19 (26.76%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (19.72%) IaaS
8 11 (15.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 10 (14.08%) PaaS
9 10 (14.08%) Route 53
9 10 (14.08%) SaaS
10 9 (12.68%) Amazon ELB
10 9 (12.68%) Amazon EMR
10 9 (12.68%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (11.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 7 (9.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (8.45%) CloudFront
14 4 (5.63%) Azure Active Directory
15 3 (4.23%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) BGP
2 8 (11.27%) DHCP
2 8 (11.27%) DNS
3 7 (9.86%) EIGRP
3 7 (9.86%) Firewall
3 7 (9.86%) LAN
3 7 (9.86%) OSPF
3 7 (9.86%) WAN
3 7 (9.86%) Wireless
4 6 (8.45%) VPN
5 4 (5.63%) SAN
6 3 (4.23%) Kerberos
6 3 (4.23%) SSL
7 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.41%) Skype
8 1 (1.41%) VLAN
8 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.25%) Amazon RDS
2 24 (33.80%) MySQL
3 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
4 13 (18.31%) NoSQL
5 10 (14.08%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (9.86%) MariaDB
7 6 (8.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (8.45%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (7.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (7.04%) Redis
8 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
8 5 (7.04%) Text Mining
9 4 (5.63%) Apache Hive
9 4 (5.63%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (5.63%) Big Data
9 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
10 3 (4.23%) Blockchain
10 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
10 3 (4.23%) HBase
10 3 (4.23%) Scylla
Development Applications
1 38 (53.52%) Git (software)
2 18 (25.35%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.86%) Subversion
4 6 (8.45%) JIRA
5 4 (5.63%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (5.63%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (4.23%) Bitbucket
6 3 (4.23%) CircleCI
6 3 (4.23%) Codeship
6 3 (4.23%) GitLab
6 3 (4.23%) Jasmine
6 3 (4.23%) RSpec
6 3 (4.23%) Sublime Text
6 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio Code
6 3 (4.23%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.82%) Maven
7 2 (2.82%) Selenium
7 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (25.35%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Banking
2 7 (9.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.82%) Advertising
3 2 (2.82%) Legal
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Digital Economy
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) Developer
2 20 (28.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (22.54%) AWS Engineer
4 10 (14.08%) Cloud Engineer
4 10 (14.08%) Senior DevOps
5 9 (12.68%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (11.27%) Python Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Network Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Lead DevOps
9 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Python Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Architect
10 4 (5.63%) Azure Architect
10 4 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.35%) Kafka
2 14 (19.72%) CSS
2 14 (19.72%) HTML
2 14 (19.72%) Node.js
3 13 (18.31%) AngularJS
3 13 (18.31%) Web Services
4 12 (16.90%) JSON
5 11 (15.49%) React
6 10 (14.08%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (12.68%) ActiveMQ
7 9 (12.68%) REST
8 8 (11.27%) .NET
9 7 (9.86%) LAMP
10 6 (8.45%) Vue.js
11 5 (7.04%) Django
11 5 (7.04%) Spring
11 5 (7.04%) XML
12 4 (5.63%) Express
13 3 (4.23%) Entity Framework
13 3 (4.23%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Data Centre
1 11 (15.49%) Fintech
2 9 (12.68%) User Experience
3 7 (9.86%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (8.45%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.04%) Life Science
6 4 (5.63%) Clustering
6 4 (5.63%) Public Cloud
6 4 (5.63%) Replication
7 3 (4.23%) Fixed Income
7 3 (4.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.82%) Equities
8 2 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.82%) Social Media
9 1 (1.41%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 39 (54.93%) Linux
2 17 (23.94%) Windows
3 13 (18.31%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.23%) CentOS
5 3 (4.23%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.41%) Android
7 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.41%) Unix
7 1 (1.41%) VMS
7 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) DevOps
2 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (25.35%) Microservices
4 16 (22.54%) Configuration Management
4 16 (22.54%) Test Automation
5 15 (21.13%) TDD
6 11 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (14.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 10 (14.08%) OO
7 10 (14.08%) Scrum
8 9 (12.68%) Machine Learning
9 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
9 8 (11.27%) Open Source
9 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
9 8 (11.27%) Web Development
10 7 (9.86%) Deployment Automation
10 7 (9.86%) Network Management
10 7 (9.86%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (9.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (57.75%) Python
2 23 (32.39%) SQL
3 22 (30.99%) Java
4 15 (21.13%) Ruby
5 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
6 13 (18.31%) PowerShell
7 12 (16.90%) PHP
8 11 (15.49%) Bash Shell
9 10 (14.08%) Go
10 7 (9.86%) C#
11 4 (5.63%) C++
11 4 (5.63%) Perl
12 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.82%) XQuery
13 1 (1.41%) ES6
13 1 (1.41%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) AWS Certification
1 6 (8.45%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) MCSA
2 4 (5.63%) MCSE
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.82%) RHCE
3 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (33.80%) Docker
2 8 (11.27%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.04%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.23%) HDFS
6 2 (2.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (2.82%) LXC
7 1 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (28.17%) Ansible
1 20 (28.17%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (28.17%) Puppet
2 16 (22.54%) Terraform
3 13 (18.31%) Kubernetes
4 5 (7.04%) Docker Swarm
4 5 (7.04%) Nagios
4 5 (7.04%) Prometheus
5 4 (5.63%) Salt
5 4 (5.63%) ZABBIX
6 3 (4.23%) Oozie
7 2 (2.82%) Consul
7 2 (2.82%) Kibana
8 1 (1.41%) Grafana
8 1 (1.41%) logstash
8 1 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) CheckPoint
2 7 (9.86%) Cisco
2 7 (9.86%) VMware
3 6 (8.45%) SaltStack
4 5 (7.04%) Oracle
4 5 (7.04%) Splunk
5 4 (5.63%) Citrix
5 4 (5.63%) Google
6 3 (4.23%) Atlassian
6 3 (4.23%) Hortonworks
6 3 (4.23%) New Relic
7 2 (2.82%) Adobe
7 2 (2.82%) Informatica
7 2 (2.82%) LexisNexis
7 2 (2.82%) Sybase
7 2 (2.82%) Tableau
7 2 (2.82%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com