Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 266 290 368
Rank change year-on-year +24 +78 +48
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 55 58 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.54% 0.50% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.69% 3.90% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 45 53 38
City of London median annual salary £80,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £50,250 £31,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £126,250 £83,000 £73,250
Central London median annual salary £76,250 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +27.08% +9.09% +4.76%

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 2048 1489 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.03% 12.78% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1863 1359 1376
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +0.87% +5.50%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 55 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (74.55%) DevOps
3 35 (63.64%) Amazon S3
4 30 (54.55%) AWS Lambda
4 30 (54.55%) Serverless
5 27 (49.09%) Node.js
6 25 (45.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 24 (43.64%) Ansible
7 24 (43.64%) Amazon RDS
8 23 (41.82%) Software Engineering
8 23 (41.82%) Terraform
9 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (38.18%) Amazon Redshift
10 21 (38.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 21 (38.18%) GitHub
11 20 (36.36%) Jenkins
11 20 (36.36%) Docker
12 19 (34.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 19 (34.55%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (32.73%) Microservices
14 17 (30.91%) Git (software)
14 17 (30.91%) E-Commerce
15 16 (29.09%) Python
15 16 (29.09%) Elasticsearch
15 16 (29.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 15 (27.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 15 (27.27%) CloudFront
16 15 (27.27%) Linux
16 15 (27.27%) Web Services
17 14 (25.45%) Java

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 16 (29.09%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (23.64%) Apache
3 10 (18.18%) Apache Spark
4 9 (16.36%) CMS
5 8 (14.55%) Apache Airflow
6 4 (7.27%) Apache Solr
6 4 (7.27%) nginx
7 2 (3.64%) Apache Pig
7 2 (3.64%) IIS
7 2 (3.64%) Jetty
7 2 (3.64%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.64%) SAS
7 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 55 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (63.64%) Amazon S3
3 30 (54.55%) AWS Lambda
3 30 (54.55%) Serverless
4 25 (45.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 21 (38.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 21 (38.18%) GitHub
6 16 (29.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 15 (27.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 15 (27.27%) CloudFront
8 11 (20.00%) Amazon Kinesis
9 10 (18.18%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (16.36%) Route 53
11 7 (12.73%) Akamai
11 7 (12.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 6 (10.91%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (7.27%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (5.45%) Azure Active Directory
14 3 (5.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) DHCP
1 3 (5.45%) DNS
2 2 (3.64%) Network Security
2 2 (3.64%) Skype
3 1 (1.82%) Firewall
3 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.82%) VLAN
3 1 (1.82%) VoIP
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
3 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (43.64%) Amazon RDS
2 21 (38.18%) Amazon Redshift
3 19 (34.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 14 (25.45%) Big Data
5 9 (16.36%) InfluxDB
6 8 (14.55%) MongoDB
6 8 (14.55%) Neo4j
7 7 (12.73%) MySQL
7 7 (12.73%) NoSQL
7 7 (12.73%) Redis
8 5 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (3.64%) Apache Hive
9 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
9 2 (3.64%) HBase
9 2 (3.64%) MarkLogic
9 2 (3.64%) OpenTSDB
9 2 (3.64%) Parquet
9 2 (3.64%) Sqoop
9 2 (3.64%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 20 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 17 (30.91%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.91%) JUnit
4 5 (9.09%) GoCD
5 4 (7.27%) Calabash
5 4 (7.27%) Cucumber
5 4 (7.27%) gulp
5 4 (7.27%) Selenium
5 4 (7.27%) Sinon.JS
6 3 (5.45%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (3.64%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.64%) git-flow
7 2 (3.64%) Gradle
7 2 (3.64%) Maven
7 2 (3.64%) Travis CI
7 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.82%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.82%) jMock
8 1 (1.82%) Mockito
8 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 11 (20.00%) Retail
2 8 (14.55%) Marketing
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Digital Economy
3 2 (3.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Back Office
4 1 (1.82%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) AWS DevOps
2 8 (14.55%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) Head of Engineering
3 7 (12.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) DevOps Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (7.27%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (5.45%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Big Data Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.64%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Principal Technologist
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Technologist
8 2 (3.64%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (49.09%) Node.js
2 15 (27.27%) Web Services
3 13 (23.64%) Kafka
4 12 (21.82%) Elastic Stack
5 11 (20.00%) React
6 10 (18.18%) HTML
7 8 (14.55%) CSS
8 7 (12.73%) RESTful
9 6 (10.91%) HTML5
10 4 (7.27%) CSS3
11 3 (5.45%) Apache Flex
11 3 (5.45%) REST
12 2 (3.64%) .NET
12 2 (3.64%) Backbone.js
12 2 (3.64%) J2EE
12 2 (3.64%) LAMP
12 2 (3.64%) OAuth
12 2 (3.64%) SAML
12 2 (3.64%) Software Packaging
12 2 (3.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) BBC
1 8 (14.55%) STB
2 4 (7.27%) Digital TV
3 3 (5.45%) Fintech
3 3 (5.45%) User Experience
4 2 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Linux
2 8 (14.55%) CentOS
3 6 (10.91%) Windows
4 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.27%) Ubuntu
4 4 (7.27%) Unix
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.64%) Android
6 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.82%) VMS
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (74.55%) DevOps
2 23 (41.82%) Software Engineering
3 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (34.55%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (32.73%) Microservices
6 17 (30.91%) E-Commerce
7 12 (21.82%) Machine Learning
8 11 (20.00%) Open Source
8 11 (20.00%) TDD
9 9 (16.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (16.36%) Workflow
10 8 (14.55%) Data Engineering
10 8 (14.55%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (14.55%) Line Management
10 8 (14.55%) Unit Testing
11 7 (12.73%) Business Transformation
11 7 (12.73%) Performance Analysis
12 6 (10.91%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (7.27%) Analytics
13 4 (7.27%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) Python
2 14 (25.45%) Java
3 13 (23.64%) Go
4 10 (18.18%) Scala
5 8 (14.55%) Clojure
5 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.55%) Ruby
6 7 (12.73%) SQL
7 5 (9.09%) Perl
7 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 4 (7.27%) R
8 4 (7.27%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.64%) C#
9 2 (3.64%) PHP
9 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.64%) VBScript
9 2 (3.64%) XQuery
10 1 (1.82%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
1 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) Docker
2 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.45%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.64%) Apache Flume
4 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (43.64%) Ansible
2 23 (41.82%) Terraform
3 7 (12.73%) Kubernetes
4 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.45%) Packer
4 3 (5.45%) Puppet
4 3 (5.45%) SCCM
5 2 (3.64%) Kibana
5 2 (3.64%) logstash
6 1 (1.82%) Cacti
6 1 (1.82%) Grafana
6 1 (1.82%) Graphite
6 1 (1.82%) Munin
6 1 (1.82%) Nagios
6 1 (1.82%) Salt
6 1 (1.82%) SCOM
6 1 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) New Relic
2 8 (14.55%) Arqiva
2 8 (14.55%) BT
2 8 (14.55%) PagerDuty
3 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.27%) VMware
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.64%) Concur
5 2 (3.64%) Databricks
5 2 (3.64%) LexisNexis
5 2 (3.64%) Splunk