Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 321 281 367
Rank change year-on-year -40 +86 -8
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 47 89 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.38% 0.63% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.63% 6.69% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 77 46
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +4.05% +8.13%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £60,125 £57,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +10.00%

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 East of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1789 1330 1399
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 14.44% 9.44% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1439 1108 1139
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £26,980 £26,925 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,625 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in the East of England

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the East of England.

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in the East of England

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in the East of England

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -23 21 £55,000 +10.00%
Cambridgeshire - 20 £45,000 -
Norfolk -2 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Bedfordshire +6 2 - -
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 47 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (78.72%) Amazon RDS
3 34 (72.34%) Linux
4 26 (55.32%) Windows
4 26 (55.32%) Amazon S3
4 26 (55.32%) AWS CloudFormation
5 24 (51.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 24 (51.06%) PowerShell
6 23 (48.94%) Bash Shell
7 22 (46.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 22 (46.81%) Web Services
8 20 (42.55%) Advertising
8 20 (42.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (42.55%) VMware
9 19 (40.43%) Cisco
10 18 (38.30%) Degree
10 18 (38.30%) DevOps
11 17 (36.17%) Opscode Chef
12 16 (34.04%) Puppet
12 16 (34.04%) Java
12 16 (34.04%) Perl
13 15 (31.91%) Configuration Management
13 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
13 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
14 14 (29.79%) Capacity Planning
14 14 (29.79%) Project Management
14 14 (29.79%) Firewall
14 14 (29.79%) IIS
15 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
15 13 (27.66%) Apache

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 14 (29.79%) IIS
2 13 (27.66%) Apache
3 12 (25.53%) OpenStack
4 11 (23.40%) ColdFusion
4 11 (23.40%) nginx
5 5 (10.64%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (4.26%) Confluence
6 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 47 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (55.32%) Amazon S3
2 26 (55.32%) AWS CloudFormation
3 24 (51.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 22 (46.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 13 (27.66%) Amazon Glacier
5 13 (27.66%) Amazon SQS
5 13 (27.66%) AWS CloudTrail
6 11 (23.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 11 (23.40%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (14.89%) Route 53
8 4 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (8.51%) GitHub
8 4 (8.51%) Twilio
9 3 (6.38%) IaaS
9 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (4.26%) Office 365
10 2 (4.26%) PaaS
11 1 (2.13%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) Firewall
2 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
3 10 (21.28%) LAN
3 10 (21.28%) Unified Communications
3 10 (21.28%) VLAN
3 10 (21.28%) WAN
3 10 (21.28%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (19.15%) IP Telephony
5 7 (14.89%) DHCP
5 7 (14.89%) DNS
6 5 (10.64%) Network Security
7 4 (8.51%) NetScaler
8 3 (6.38%) VPN
9 2 (4.26%) SMS
10 1 (2.13%) IPsec
10 1 (2.13%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (78.72%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (12.77%) MySQL
3 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.26%) DB2
6 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
2 13 (27.66%) TeamCity
3 12 (25.53%) Vagrant
4 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.13%) GitLab
5 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 20 (42.55%) Advertising
2 4 (8.51%) Marketing
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Publishing
4 2 (4.26%) Finance
5 1 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) AWS Specialist
2 13 (27.66%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 6 (12.77%) Team Leader
4 6 (12.77%) Technical Leader
4 6 (12.77%) Technical Team Leader
4 6 (12.77%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Network Specialist
5 5 (10.64%) Windows DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Android Developer
6 4 (8.51%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (8.51%) HTML Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Java Android Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.38%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Citrix Specialist
7 3 (6.38%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (46.81%) Web Services
2 11 (23.40%) .NET
3 4 (8.51%) CSS
3 4 (8.51%) CSS3
3 4 (8.51%) Django
3 4 (8.51%) HTML
3 4 (8.51%) HTML5
3 4 (8.51%) XML
3 4 (8.51%) XSL
4 2 (4.26%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (4.26%) REST
4 2 (4.26%) YAML
5 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (25.53%) Computer Science
2 12 (25.53%) Data Centre
2 12 (25.53%) Private Cloud
3 10 (21.28%) Fat Client
3 10 (21.28%) Thin Client
4 5 (10.64%) Life Science
5 2 (4.26%) CMDB
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 34 (72.34%) Linux
2 26 (55.32%) Windows
3 12 (25.53%) Windows Server
3 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.51%) Android
4 4 (8.51%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.26%) Unix
6 1 (2.13%) CentOS
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) DevOps
2 15 (31.91%) Configuration Management
3 14 (29.79%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (29.79%) Project Management
4 13 (27.66%) ITIL
5 8 (17.02%) High Availability
6 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.51%) Android Development
7 4 (8.51%) API Integration
7 4 (8.51%) IT Strategy
7 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (4.26%) Analytics
9 2 (4.26%) Auto-Scaling
9 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.26%) ITIL V3
9 2 (4.26%) Line Management
9 2 (4.26%) Presales
9 2 (4.26%) Process Improvement
9 2 (4.26%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) PowerShell
2 23 (48.94%) Bash Shell
3 16 (34.04%) Java
3 16 (34.04%) Perl
4 13 (27.66%) Ruby
5 10 (21.28%) Python
5 10 (21.28%) VBScript
6 6 (12.77%) PHP
6 6 (12.77%) SQL
7 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.13%) C#
8 1 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Degree
2 12 (25.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (23.40%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.26%) AWS Certification
4 2 (4.26%) ISEB
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (42.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (25.53%) KVM
3 6 (12.77%) Docker
4 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
5 4 (8.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (36.17%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (34.04%) Puppet
3 12 (25.53%) Packer
4 3 (6.38%) Ansible
5 2 (4.26%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.13%) Grafana
6 1 (2.13%) Munin
6 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) VMware
2 19 (40.43%) Cisco
3 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
4 13 (27.66%) CheckPoint
4 13 (27.66%) Citrix
5 8 (17.02%) EMC
5 8 (17.02%) NetApp
6 4 (8.51%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.26%) BMC
7 2 (4.26%) CA
7 2 (4.26%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (4.26%) HP
7 2 (4.26%) IBM
7 2 (4.26%) Juniper
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle