Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 540 538 703
Rank change year-on-year -2 +165 +90
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 810 839 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.48% 0.47% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.55% 3.58% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 681 659 560
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £84,200 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500

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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 31823 23457 19546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.86% 13.14% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26466 19879 16375
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in England

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in England

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in England

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
London -36 382 £67,500 +5.47% 37
South East +99 132 £57,500 +4.55% 6
North of England +52 116 £50,000 +8.70% 11
South West +34 86 £46,000 -12.38% 6
Yorkshire +55 54 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Midlands +4 54 £40,000 -23.81% 2
North West -19 53 £40,000 -13.04% 7
West Midlands -3 43 £40,000 -23.81% 1
East of England +9 38 £55,000 +22.22% 6
East Midlands +22 11 £65,000 +73.33% 1
North East +11 9 £65,000 +98.47% 1
Amazon EC2
UK

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

1 789 (97.41%) Amazon AWS
2 472 (58.27%) Linux
3 412 (50.86%) DevOps
4 343 (42.35%) Amazon S3
5 321 (39.63%) Java
6 314 (38.77%) Agile Software Development
7 301 (37.16%) Docker
8 287 (35.43%) Python
9 277 (34.20%) Amazon RDS
10 259 (31.98%) Web Services
11 244 (30.12%) Puppet
12 242 (29.88%) AWS CloudFormation
13 235 (29.01%) Git (software)
14 218 (26.91%) Jenkins
15 199 (24.57%) Ansible
16 183 (22.59%) Opscode Chef
17 170 (20.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 163 (20.12%) Terraform
18 163 (20.12%) Scrum
19 158 (19.51%) NoSQL
20 157 (19.38%) Ruby
21 146 (18.02%) JIRA
21 146 (18.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
22 143 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
23 141 (17.41%) JavaScript
23 141 (17.41%) MongoDB
24 138 (17.04%) MySQL
24 138 (17.04%) TDD
25 134 (16.54%) Configuration Management
26 132 (16.30%) SQL

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 109 (13.46%) Apache
2 104 (12.84%) Elasticsearch
3 83 (10.25%) Tomcat
4 58 (7.16%) Confluence
5 56 (6.91%) JBoss
6 53 (6.54%) Mule
6 53 (6.54%) Mule ESB
6 53 (6.54%) nginx
7 40 (4.94%) Apache Spark
8 28 (3.46%) IIS
9 27 (3.33%) OpenStack
10 21 (2.59%) CMS
11 15 (1.85%) Apache Solr
12 12 (1.48%) SharePoint
12 12 (1.48%) WordPress
13 9 (1.11%) Apache Airflow
14 7 (0.86%) Apache Pig
15 6 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
15 6 (0.74%) Jetty
15 6 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (0.74%) SPSS
2 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.12%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.62%) Magento
2 4 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 789 (97.41%) Amazon AWS
2 343 (42.35%) Amazon S3
3 242 (29.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 170 (20.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 132 (16.30%) AWS Lambda
5 132 (16.30%) Serverless
6 110 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
7 108 (13.33%) Route 53
8 102 (12.59%) Amazon SQS
9 93 (11.48%) SaaS
10 92 (11.36%) Amazon ELB
11 90 (11.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 83 (10.25%) GitHub
13 77 (9.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 58 (7.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 46 (5.68%) CloudFront
16 33 (4.07%) Amazon Kinesis
17 27 (3.33%) Amazon EMR
18 26 (3.21%) Google Cloud Platform
19 21 (2.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (9.75%) Firewall
2 62 (7.65%) DNS
3 60 (7.41%) VPN
4 51 (6.30%) TCP/IP
5 26 (3.21%) DHCP
6 23 (2.84%) SSL
7 18 (2.22%) HTTP
8 15 (1.85%) SNMP
9 14 (1.73%) FTP
9 14 (1.73%) Internet
10 12 (1.48%) WAN
11 10 (1.23%) OpenVPN
12 9 (1.11%) LAN
12 9 (1.11%) VoIP
13 8 (0.99%) IPsec
13 8 (0.99%) Network Security
13 8 (0.99%) VLAN
14 7 (0.86%) SMS
15 4 (0.49%) SSH
16 3 (0.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (34.20%) Amazon RDS
2 158 (19.51%) NoSQL
3 146 (18.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 141 (17.41%) MongoDB
5 138 (17.04%) MySQL
6 79 (9.75%) SQL Server
7 65 (8.02%) Big Data
8 57 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
8 57 (7.04%) Redis
9 49 (6.05%) Amazon Redshift
10 39 (4.81%) Relational Database
11 38 (4.69%) Hadoop
12 35 (4.32%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 17 (2.10%) InfluxDB
14 17 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (1.85%) DB2
16 12 (1.48%) Apache Hive
16 12 (1.48%) Data Lake
17 11 (1.36%) HBase
Development Applications
1 235 (29.01%) Git (software)
2 218 (26.91%) Jenkins
3 146 (18.02%) JIRA
4 103 (12.72%) JUnit
5 63 (7.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 61 (7.53%) IntelliJ
7 44 (5.43%) Maven
8 41 (5.06%) Selenium
9 38 (4.69%) Cucumber
10 32 (3.95%) Vagrant
11 31 (3.83%) TeamCity
12 29 (3.58%) gulp
13 24 (2.96%) JMeter
14 23 (2.84%) Bitbucket
14 23 (2.84%) Hudson
15 22 (2.72%) Subversion
16 21 (2.59%) Gradle
16 21 (2.59%) Sonatype Nexus
17 20 (2.47%) Visual Studio
18 19 (2.35%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 105 (12.96%) Telecoms
2 95 (11.73%) Retail
3 91 (11.23%) Finance
4 73 (9.01%) Marketing
5 63 (7.78%) Electronics
5 63 (7.78%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.59%) Games
7 15 (1.85%) Advertising
7 15 (1.85%) Banking
8 10 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (0.99%) Publishing
10 6 (0.74%) Music Industry
11 4 (0.49%) Digital Economy
12 3 (0.37%) Legal
13 2 (0.25%) Law
14 1 (0.12%) Back Office
14 1 (0.12%) Billing
14 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 239 (29.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 208 (25.68%) Developer
3 127 (15.68%) AWS DevOps
4 126 (15.56%) AWS Engineer
5 89 (10.99%) Java Developer
6 88 (10.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 70 (8.64%) Cloud Engineer
8 53 (6.54%) Senior Developer
9 48 (5.93%) Architect
9 48 (5.93%) Senior DevOps
10 43 (5.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 43 (5.31%) Software Engineer
11 42 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
12 41 (5.06%) Linux Engineer
13 40 (4.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 34 (4.20%) Senior Java Developer
15 33 (4.07%) Consultant
15 33 (4.07%) PHP Developer
16 32 (3.95%) DevOps Consultant
17 30 (3.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (31.98%) Web Services
2 118 (14.57%) Node.js
3 107 (13.21%) Spring
4 100 (12.35%) REST
5 98 (12.10%) HTML
6 89 (10.99%) Hibernate
7 82 (10.12%) SOAP
8 78 (9.63%) JSON
9 77 (9.51%) CSS
10 72 (8.89%) .NET
11 71 (8.77%) LAMP
11 71 (8.77%) XML
12 70 (8.64%) Spring MVC
13 64 (7.90%) AngularJS
14 61 (7.53%) Apache Camel
15 60 (7.41%) JPA
16 58 (7.16%) Spring Integration
17 55 (6.79%) HTML5
18 54 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
19 53 (6.54%) React
Miscellaneous
1 57 (7.04%) Computer Science
2 37 (4.57%) Public Cloud
3 33 (4.07%) User Experience
4 32 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (3.95%) Data Centre
5 22 (2.72%) Fintech
6 16 (1.98%) Linux Command Line
6 16 (1.98%) Management Information System
7 14 (1.73%) Mobile App
8 12 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
9 11 (1.36%) BBC
9 11 (1.36%) STB
9 11 (1.36%) Virtual Team
10 9 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (0.99%) PKI
12 7 (0.86%) Algorithms
12 7 (0.86%) Life Science
13 6 (0.74%) Digital TV
13 6 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (0.62%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 472 (58.27%) Linux
2 96 (11.85%) Windows
3 87 (10.74%) CentOS
4 61 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 43 (5.31%) Unix
6 40 (4.94%) Ubuntu
7 32 (3.95%) Windows Server
8 27 (3.33%) Android
9 25 (3.09%) Apple iOS
10 23 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (1.73%) CoreOS
12 13 (1.60%) Debian
13 9 (1.11%) Amazon Linux
14 7 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (0.49%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.49%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.25%) Data ONTAP
16 2 (0.25%) VMS
16 2 (0.25%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (50.86%) DevOps
2 314 (38.77%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (20.12%) Scrum
4 143 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 138 (17.04%) TDD
6 134 (16.54%) Configuration Management
7 124 (15.31%) E-Commerce
8 113 (13.95%) Microservices
9 112 (13.83%) Software Engineering
10 102 (12.59%) BDD
11 96 (11.85%) MVC
12 95 (11.73%) Test Automation
13 88 (10.86%) Open Source
14 84 (10.37%) Kanban
15 77 (9.51%) Business Intelligence
16 71 (8.77%) Integration Testing
17 68 (8.40%) Continuous Improvement
18 62 (7.65%) Digital Marketing
19 55 (6.79%) Continuous Delivery
20 53 (6.54%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 321 (39.63%) Java
2 287 (35.43%) Python
3 157 (19.38%) Ruby
4 141 (17.41%) JavaScript
5 132 (16.30%) SQL
6 115 (14.20%) PHP
7 108 (13.33%) Bash Shell
8 103 (12.72%) PowerShell
9 85 (10.49%) Perl
10 53 (6.54%) Scala
11 51 (6.30%) C#
12 41 (5.06%) C++
13 39 (4.81%) C
14 35 (4.32%) Shell Script
15 33 (4.07%) Go
16 23 (2.84%) R
17 22 (2.72%) VBScript
18 17 (2.10%) T-SQL
19 14 (1.73%) Clojure
20 13 (1.60%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 82 (10.12%) Degree
2 29 (3.58%) AWS Certification
3 28 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (2.35%) Security Cleared
5 18 (2.22%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.86%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.37%) CCNA
9 3 (0.37%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.37%) ISEB
9 3 (0.37%) MCSA
9 3 (0.37%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.37%) PMP
10 2 (0.25%) MCITP
10 2 (0.25%) MCSE
10 2 (0.25%) PhD
10 2 (0.25%) RHCE
11 1 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (8.27%) QA
2 11 (1.36%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 301 (37.16%) Docker
2 44 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 27 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (1.48%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.36%) vSphere
7 6 (0.74%) Apache Flume
7 6 (0.74%) Ceph
7 6 (0.74%) Varnish
7 6 (0.74%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.62%) vCloud
9 4 (0.49%) KVM
9 4 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.37%) GlusterFS
10 3 (0.37%) Xen
11 2 (0.25%) NFS
12 1 (0.12%) LXC
12 1 (0.12%) Samba
12 1 (0.12%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.12%) Squid
Systems Management
1 244 (30.12%) Puppet
2 199 (24.57%) Ansible
3 183 (22.59%) Opscode Chef
4 163 (20.12%) Terraform
5 102 (12.59%) Kubernetes
6 39 (4.81%) Packer
7 37 (4.57%) Nagios
8 28 (3.46%) Docker Swarm
9 24 (2.96%) Salt
10 22 (2.72%) Kibana
10 22 (2.72%) Mesos
11 21 (2.59%) Consul
12 15 (1.85%) SCVMM
13 14 (1.73%) SCCM
14 13 (1.60%) SCOM
14 13 (1.60%) ZABBIX
15 9 (1.11%) HAProxy
16 7 (0.86%) logstash
17 6 (0.74%) Grafana
18 5 (0.62%) Icinga
Vendors
1 68 (8.40%) Microsoft
2 63 (7.78%) Red Hat
3 56 (6.91%) VMware
4 55 (6.79%) SAP
5 53 (6.54%) Apple
6 47 (5.80%) Oracle
7 42 (5.19%) New Relic
8 41 (5.06%) Atlassian
9 35 (4.32%) Google
10 15 (1.85%) BMC
11 14 (1.73%) SaltStack
12 13 (1.60%) Citrix
13 12 (1.48%) Cisco
13 12 (1.48%) PagerDuty
14 11 (1.36%) Arqiva
14 11 (1.36%) BT
14 11 (1.36%) hybris
14 11 (1.36%) Splunk
15 10 (1.23%) AppDynamics
15 10 (1.23%) NetApp