Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 270 271 300
Rank change year-on-year +1 +29 +62
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 63 61 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.59% 0.59% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.29% 2.87% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 60 49 44
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £80,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.38% +33.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £54,500 £34,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £126,250 £80,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% +9.09%

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 2,752 2,127 1,474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.88% 20.51% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2,516 1,933 1,338
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £34,094 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £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 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 63 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (65.08%) Amazon S3
3 39 (61.90%) Linux
4 37 (58.73%) DevOps
5 34 (53.97%) Java
6 30 (47.62%) Python
7 29 (46.03%) Amazon RDS
8 22 (34.92%) Docker
8 22 (34.92%) SQL
9 21 (33.33%) Web Services
9 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
10 20 (31.75%) Git (software)
11 18 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 17 (26.98%) Kubernetes
13 16 (25.40%) Puppet
13 16 (25.40%) Kafka
13 16 (25.40%) Jenkins
13 16 (25.40%) MySQL
13 16 (25.40%) Terraform
14 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
15 14 (22.22%) Windows
15 14 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
15 14 (22.22%) Ansible
16 13 (20.63%) AWS Lambda
16 13 (20.63%) AWS CloudFormation
16 13 (20.63%) C#
17 12 (19.05%) Finance
17 12 (19.05%) Ruby
17 12 (19.05%) AWS Certification

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 5 (7.94%) Apache
1 5 (7.94%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.76%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.76%) nginx
4 2 (3.17%) SAS
5 1 (1.59%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 63 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (65.08%) Amazon S3
3 18 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 14 (22.22%) Amazon ELB
5 13 (20.63%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (20.63%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (19.05%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (17.46%) Route 53
7 11 (17.46%) Serverless
8 10 (15.87%) IaaS
8 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
10 8 (12.70%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (6.35%) AWS CodePipeline
11 4 (6.35%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (4.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (3.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (3.17%) Amazon Glacier
13 2 (3.17%) AWS CloudTrail
13 2 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) Firewall
2 7 (11.11%) VPN
3 4 (6.35%) BGP
3 4 (6.35%) Kerberos
3 4 (6.35%) SAN
3 4 (6.35%) SSL
4 3 (4.76%) DNS
4 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.17%) VLAN
5 2 (3.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.03%) Amazon RDS
2 16 (25.40%) MySQL
3 12 (19.05%) NoSQL
4 9 (14.29%) MariaDB
5 8 (12.70%) MongoDB
6 7 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (11.11%) Big Data
6 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 6 (9.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (9.52%) HBase
7 6 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (7.94%) Text Mining
9 4 (6.35%) Apache Hive
9 4 (6.35%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (6.35%) Hadoop
9 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
9 4 (6.35%) Scylla
10 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (3.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (31.75%) Git (software)
2 16 (25.40%) Jenkins
3 7 (11.11%) GitLab
3 7 (11.11%) Subversion
4 4 (6.35%) Checkstyle
4 4 (6.35%) Vagrant
5 3 (4.76%) JIRA
5 3 (4.76%) Maven
6 1 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.59%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.59%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.59%) CMake
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Banking
2 5 (7.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Advertising
5 1 (1.59%) Games
5 1 (1.59%) Law
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (22.22%) Senior DevOps
3 13 (20.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) AWS Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Developer
7 7 (11.11%) Architect
7 7 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
7 7 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 6 (9.52%) Lead DevOps
9 5 (7.94%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 5 (7.94%) Python Developer
10 4 (6.35%) AWS Consultant
10 4 (6.35%) Azure Architect
10 4 (6.35%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 4 (6.35%) Consultant
10 4 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) Web Services
2 16 (25.40%) Kafka
3 12 (19.05%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (15.87%) ActiveMQ
4 10 (15.87%) JSON
5 7 (11.11%) .NET
5 7 (11.11%) RESTful
6 6 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 6 (9.52%) React
6 6 (9.52%) Spring
7 5 (7.94%) Django
7 5 (7.94%) REST
7 5 (7.94%) XML
8 4 (6.35%) Backbone.js
8 4 (6.35%) CSS
8 4 (6.35%) HTML
8 4 (6.35%) HTML5
8 4 (6.35%) LDAP
9 3 (4.76%) Node.js
10 2 (3.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 8 (12.70%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.94%) Clustering
4 5 (7.94%) Life Science
4 5 (7.94%) Public Cloud
4 5 (7.94%) Replication
4 5 (7.94%) User Experience
5 4 (6.35%) Fintech
6 3 (4.76%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.59%) Blog
8 1 (1.59%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 39 (61.90%) Linux
2 14 (22.22%) Windows
3 6 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.94%) CentOS
4 5 (7.94%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.59%) Debian
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (58.73%) DevOps
2 21 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
4 11 (17.46%) High Availability
5 10 (15.87%) Service Delivery
5 10 (15.87%) TDD
5 10 (15.87%) Test Automation
6 9 (14.29%) Machine Learning
6 9 (14.29%) Scrum
7 8 (12.70%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (12.70%) Deployment Automation
7 8 (12.70%) Project Management
8 7 (11.11%) Build Automation
8 7 (11.11%) Microservices
9 6 (9.52%) ETL
9 6 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 6 (9.52%) OO
9 6 (9.52%) Open Source
10 5 (7.94%) Data Modelling
10 5 (7.94%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.97%) Java
2 30 (47.62%) Python
3 22 (34.92%) SQL
4 13 (20.63%) C#
5 12 (19.05%) Ruby
6 9 (14.29%) C++
6 9 (14.29%) PHP
7 7 (11.11%) Go
7 7 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 6 (9.52%) Bash Shell
9 5 (7.94%) Perl
10 1 (1.59%) Scala
10 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) AWS Certification
2 7 (11.11%) Degree
3 5 (7.94%) MCSA
3 5 (7.94%) MCSE
3 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (34.92%) Docker
2 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.94%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.35%) HDFS
4 4 (6.35%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (4.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (3.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (26.98%) Kubernetes
3 16 (25.40%) Puppet
3 16 (25.40%) Terraform
4 14 (22.22%) Ansible
5 7 (11.11%) Prometheus
6 6 (9.52%) Nagios
6 6 (9.52%) ZABBIX
7 5 (7.94%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (6.35%) Oozie
8 4 (6.35%) Salt
9 2 (3.17%) Grafana
9 2 (3.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (3.17%) Kibana
10 1 (1.59%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Google
2 6 (9.52%) Hortonworks
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) VMware
4 4 (6.35%) Citrix
4 4 (6.35%) Cloudera
4 4 (6.35%) SaltStack
5 3 (4.76%) Splunk
6 2 (3.17%) Informatica
6 2 (3.17%) MapR
6 2 (3.17%) Sybase
6 2 (3.17%) Tableau
7 1 (1.59%) New Relic
7 1 (1.59%) Rackspace