Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 287 273 284
Rank change year-on-year -14 +11 +95
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 64 55 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.58% 0.55% 0.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.30% 2.88% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 62 55 69
City of London median annual salary £71,250 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.79% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £40,250 £53,500 £39,250
90th Percentile £94,875 £126,250 £78,750
Central London median annual salary £68,750 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -1.79% +21.74% -4.17%

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 2,784 1,912 1,525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.14% 19.27% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,520 1,725 1,381
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +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 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 62 (96.88%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (68.75%) Linux
3 40 (62.50%) Amazon S3
3 40 (62.50%) DevOps
4 36 (56.25%) Amazon RDS
5 33 (51.56%) Python
6 29 (45.31%) Java
7 28 (43.75%) Git (software)
8 25 (39.06%) Docker
9 24 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
10 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (34.38%) MySQL
12 21 (32.81%) SQL
13 20 (31.25%) Ansible
14 19 (29.69%) Puppet
14 19 (29.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 18 (28.13%) Kubernetes
15 18 (28.13%) Configuration Management
16 17 (26.56%) Windows
16 17 (26.56%) Web Services
16 17 (26.56%) Ruby
16 17 (26.56%) Jenkins
16 17 (26.56%) Kafka
16 17 (26.56%) Terraform
17 16 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
17 16 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
17 16 (25.00%) Serverless
18 14 (21.88%) RabbitMQ
18 14 (21.88%) Finance
18 14 (21.88%) PHP

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 10 (15.63%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (12.50%) Apache
3 7 (10.94%) nginx
4 4 (6.25%) CMS
4 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.69%) Apache Solr
5 3 (4.69%) Apache Spark
5 3 (4.69%) WordPress
6 2 (3.13%) SAS
7 1 (1.56%) Confluence
7 1 (1.56%) Drupal
7 1 (1.56%) IIS
7 1 (1.56%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 62 (96.88%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (62.50%) Amazon S3
3 19 (29.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 16 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 16 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
4 16 (25.00%) Serverless
5 13 (20.31%) Amazon ELB
6 11 (17.19%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (15.63%) IaaS
7 10 (15.63%) Route 53
8 9 (14.06%) Amazon EMR
8 9 (14.06%) Amazon SQS
8 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (7.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (6.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (4.69%) AWS OpsWorks
11 3 (4.69%) CloudFront
11 3 (4.69%) PaaS
11 3 (4.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) Firewall
2 7 (10.94%) VPN
3 4 (6.25%) BGP
3 4 (6.25%) Kerberos
3 4 (6.25%) SAN
3 4 (6.25%) SSL
4 3 (4.69%) DNS
4 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.13%) VLAN
5 2 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (56.25%) Amazon RDS
2 22 (34.38%) MySQL
3 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
4 9 (14.06%) MariaDB
4 9 (14.06%) NoSQL
5 8 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (7.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (7.81%) Amazon Redshift
6 5 (7.81%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (7.81%) Apache Hive
6 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
6 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
6 5 (7.81%) Text Mining
7 4 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (6.25%) Big Data
7 4 (6.25%) HBase
7 4 (6.25%) Scylla
8 2 (3.13%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 17 (26.56%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.50%) Subversion
4 7 (10.94%) GitLab
5 5 (7.81%) JIRA
6 4 (6.25%) CircleCI
7 3 (4.69%) Codeship
7 3 (4.69%) Jasmine
7 3 (4.69%) RSpec
7 3 (4.69%) Sublime Text
7 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio Code
7 3 (4.69%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.13%) Checkstyle
8 2 (3.13%) Maven
8 2 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (3.13%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.13%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Banking
3 5 (7.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.69%) Retail
5 2 (3.13%) Advertising
6 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (21.88%) Senior DevOps
3 13 (20.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 12 (18.75%) Developer
5 10 (15.63%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (14.06%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (10.94%) Lead DevOps
9 6 (9.38%) Architect
9 6 (9.38%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (9.38%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 6 (9.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 6 (9.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 6 (9.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 5 (7.81%) Python Developer
11 4 (6.25%) Azure Architect
11 4 (6.25%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 4 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (4.69%) Full Stack Developer
12 3 (4.69%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) Kafka
1 17 (26.56%) Web Services
2 14 (21.88%) RabbitMQ
3 13 (20.31%) JSON
4 10 (15.63%) ActiveMQ
5 9 (14.06%) AngularJS
5 9 (14.06%) React
6 8 (12.50%) CSS
6 8 (12.50%) HTML
7 7 (10.94%) .NET
7 7 (10.94%) Node.js
8 6 (9.38%) REST
9 5 (7.81%) Django
9 5 (7.81%) LAMP
9 5 (7.81%) Spring
9 5 (7.81%) XML
10 4 (6.25%) LDAP
11 3 (4.69%) LEMP Stack
11 3 (4.69%) RESTful
11 3 (4.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.50%) Fintech
3 7 (10.94%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.81%) Clustering
5 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.81%) Life Science
5 5 (7.81%) Replication
5 5 (7.81%) User Experience
6 4 (6.25%) Public Cloud
7 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (3.13%) Fixed Income
7 2 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.56%) Blog
8 1 (1.56%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.56%) Equities
8 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 44 (68.75%) Linux
2 17 (26.56%) Windows
3 8 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 6 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.25%) CentOS
6 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (62.50%) DevOps
2 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (28.13%) Configuration Management
4 12 (18.75%) TDD
5 11 (17.19%) High Availability
5 11 (17.19%) Test Automation
6 10 (15.63%) Project Management
6 10 (15.63%) Scrum
7 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (14.06%) Deployment Automation
7 9 (14.06%) Microservices
7 9 (14.06%) Open Source
7 9 (14.06%) Service Delivery
8 8 (12.50%) Machine Learning
8 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 8 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (12.50%) Web Development
9 6 (9.38%) Build Automation
9 6 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (9.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 33 (51.56%) Python
2 29 (45.31%) Java
3 21 (32.81%) SQL
4 17 (26.56%) Ruby
5 14 (21.88%) PHP
6 12 (18.75%) C#
7 11 (17.19%) Bash Shell
8 10 (15.63%) PowerShell
9 9 (14.06%) Go
10 6 (9.38%) C++
10 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
11 4 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) AWS Certification
2 7 (10.94%) Degree
3 4 (6.25%) MCSA
3 4 (6.25%) MCSE
3 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (39.06%) Docker
2 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.25%) HDFS
3 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.56%) LXC
Systems Management
1 24 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (31.25%) Ansible
3 19 (29.69%) Puppet
4 18 (28.13%) Kubernetes
5 17 (26.56%) Terraform
6 6 (9.38%) Nagios
6 6 (9.38%) Prometheus
7 5 (7.81%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (7.81%) ZABBIX
8 4 (6.25%) Oozie
8 4 (6.25%) Salt
9 2 (3.13%) Consul
9 2 (3.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (3.13%) Kibana
10 1 (1.56%) Grafana
10 1 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle
3 4 (6.25%) Citrix
3 4 (6.25%) Google
3 4 (6.25%) Hortonworks
3 4 (6.25%) SaltStack
3 4 (6.25%) VMware
4 3 (4.69%) Splunk
5 2 (3.13%) Informatica
5 2 (3.13%) Sybase
5 2 (3.13%) Tableau
6 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.56%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.56%) New Relic
6 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com