Period
to 17 February 2018

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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 497 586 621
Rank change year-on-year +89 +35 +178
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 898 681 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.55% 0.41% 0.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.66% 2.94% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 739 520 677
England median annual salary £61,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.96% +4.55% +14.58%
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £80,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +15.79%

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 33,751 23,126 20,641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.59% 13.95% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28,262 19,520 17,519
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 17 February 2018.

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 17 February 2018. 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 +63 484 £67,500 +3.85% 85
North of England +60 122 £50,000 +8.70% 28
South East +56 113 £57,500 +15.00% 14
Midlands +3 67 £65,000 +57.58% 5
North West +9 66 £45,000 -10.00% 20
South West -14 56 £50,000 -4.76% 6
East of England +13 54 £60,000 +26.32% 11
Yorkshire +53 47 £50,000 -4.76% 3
West Midlands +2 47 £60,000 +33.33% 3
East Midlands +23 20 £65,000 +85.71% 2
North East -20 9 £65,000 +73.33% 5
Amazon EC2
UK

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 England region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 884 (98.44%) Amazon AWS
2 529 (58.91%) Linux
3 463 (51.56%) DevOps
4 443 (49.33%) Amazon S3
5 352 (39.20%) Python
6 343 (38.20%) Java
7 336 (37.42%) Docker
8 333 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
9 289 (32.18%) Puppet
10 266 (29.62%) Ansible
11 262 (29.18%) Amazon RDS
12 258 (28.73%) Jenkins
12 258 (28.73%) Web Services
13 249 (27.73%) AWS CloudFormation
14 218 (24.28%) Opscode Chef
15 217 (24.16%) Terraform
16 212 (23.61%) Git (software)
17 199 (22.16%) MySQL
18 189 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
19 178 (19.82%) SQL
20 173 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
21 171 (19.04%) JavaScript
21 171 (19.04%) Configuration Management
22 160 (17.82%) Kubernetes
23 158 (17.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
24 156 (17.37%) Ruby
25 145 (16.15%) Software Engineering
26 131 (14.59%) HTML
26 131 (14.59%) Route 53
27 125 (13.92%) Node.js

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
1 116 (12.92%) Elasticsearch
2 109 (12.14%) Apache
3 76 (8.46%) nginx
4 61 (6.79%) Tomcat
5 54 (6.01%) Confluence
6 35 (3.90%) OpenStack
7 31 (3.45%) Apache Spark
8 30 (3.34%) IIS
9 29 (3.23%) JBoss
10 25 (2.78%) Mule
10 25 (2.78%) Mule ESB
11 23 (2.56%) CMS
12 20 (2.23%) WordPress
13 18 (2.00%) Ethereum
14 12 (1.34%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.78%) Jetty
15 7 (0.78%) MS Exchange
16 6 (0.67%) CloudStack
16 6 (0.67%) SAS
16 6 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (0.56%) SPSS
2 4 (0.45%) Stata
3 2 (0.22%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.11%) HipChat
4 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.11%) Weka
Business Applications
1 15 (1.67%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.45%) Magento
2 4 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (0.45%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 884 (98.44%) Amazon AWS
2 443 (49.33%) Amazon S3
3 249 (27.73%) AWS CloudFormation
4 189 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 158 (17.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 131 (14.59%) Route 53
7 121 (13.47%) Serverless
8 120 (13.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 119 (13.25%) AWS Lambda
10 112 (12.47%) Amazon SQS
11 111 (12.36%) SaaS
12 103 (11.47%) Amazon ELB
13 94 (10.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 88 (9.80%) CloudFront
15 73 (8.13%) GitHub
16 54 (6.01%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 46 (5.12%) Amazon Kinesis
18 44 (4.90%) Cloud Computing
18 44 (4.90%) Google Cloud Platform
19 32 (3.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (9.13%) Firewall
2 76 (8.46%) VPN
3 65 (7.24%) TCP/IP
4 56 (6.24%) DNS
5 33 (3.67%) DHCP
6 27 (3.01%) HTTP
7 26 (2.90%) WAN
8 24 (2.67%) LAN
9 22 (2.45%) SSL
10 15 (1.67%) Internet
11 14 (1.56%) SNMP
12 12 (1.34%) FTP
13 11 (1.22%) SAN
13 11 (1.22%) VoIP
14 10 (1.11%) VLAN
15 7 (0.78%) Network Security
15 7 (0.78%) Unified Communications
15 7 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (0.56%) OpenLDAP
16 5 (0.56%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (29.18%) Amazon RDS
2 199 (22.16%) MySQL
3 121 (13.47%) NoSQL
4 112 (12.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 110 (12.25%) MongoDB
6 104 (11.58%) PostgreSQL
7 78 (8.69%) SQL Server
8 58 (6.46%) Big Data
9 48 (5.35%) Redis
10 45 (5.01%) Amazon Redshift
11 30 (3.34%) Hadoop
12 29 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
13 24 (2.67%) Blockchain
14 20 (2.23%) Relational Database
15 19 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 17 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 16 (1.78%) HBase
18 15 (1.67%) DB2
19 12 (1.34%) Apache Hive
20 10 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 258 (28.73%) Jenkins
2 212 (23.61%) Git (software)
3 101 (11.25%) JIRA
4 93 (10.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 75 (8.35%) TeamCity
6 56 (6.24%) JUnit
7 45 (5.01%) Maven
8 39 (4.34%) Octopus Deploy
9 33 (3.67%) Hudson
9 33 (3.67%) JMeter
10 32 (3.56%) Cucumber
11 30 (3.34%) IntelliJ
12 29 (3.23%) Selenium
13 26 (2.90%) Mocha
13 26 (2.90%) Vagrant
14 23 (2.56%) Subversion
15 22 (2.45%) Sonatype Nexus
16 20 (2.23%) CircleCI
16 20 (2.23%) Gatling
16 20 (2.23%) gulp
General
1 87 (9.69%) Finance
2 77 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 58 (6.46%) Retail
4 53 (5.90%) Marketing
5 42 (4.68%) Banking
6 34 (3.79%) Manufacturing
7 32 (3.56%) Electronics
8 22 (2.45%) Advertising
9 20 (2.23%) Games
10 15 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (1.00%) Publishing
12 8 (0.89%) Legal
13 7 (0.78%) Back Office
14 6 (0.67%) Music Industry
15 3 (0.33%) Digital Economy
16 2 (0.22%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.11%) Billing
17 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.11%) Front Office
17 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 306 (34.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 242 (26.95%) Developer
3 117 (13.03%) AWS Engineer
4 108 (12.03%) AWS DevOps
5 80 (8.91%) Java Developer
6 78 (8.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 72 (8.02%) Cloud Engineer
8 63 (7.02%) Senior Developer
9 60 (6.68%) Software Engineer
10 56 (6.24%) Linux Engineer
11 54 (6.01%) Senior DevOps
12 49 (5.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 48 (5.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 48 (5.35%) Systems Engineer
14 43 (4.79%) Architect
15 42 (4.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 33 (3.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 31 (3.45%) Team Leader
18 30 (3.34%) Java Engineer
19 29 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (28.73%) Web Services
2 131 (14.59%) HTML
3 125 (13.92%) Node.js
4 117 (13.03%) CSS
5 84 (9.35%) Spring
6 78 (8.69%) AngularJS
7 77 (8.57%) LAMP
8 71 (7.91%) HTML5
9 67 (7.46%) .NET
10 63 (7.02%) React
10 63 (7.02%) REST
11 60 (6.68%) RESTful
12 58 (6.46%) Hibernate
13 55 (6.12%) Elastic Stack
14 44 (4.90%) JSON
15 43 (4.79%) SOAP
16 37 (4.12%) CSS3
16 37 (4.12%) LEMP Stack
17 36 (4.01%) XML
18 31 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 102 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 49 (5.46%) Data Centre
3 42 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (4.57%) Public Cloud
5 39 (4.34%) Fintech
6 24 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 24 (2.67%) User Experience
7 22 (2.45%) Algorithms
8 20 (2.23%) Private Cloud
9 18 (2.00%) Bitcoin
10 16 (1.78%) CMDB
10 16 (1.78%) Linux Command Line
11 15 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
12 11 (1.22%) BBC
12 11 (1.22%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.22%) STB
13 9 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (1.00%) Wiki
14 8 (0.89%) Virtual Team
15 7 (0.78%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 529 (58.91%) Linux
2 98 (10.91%) CentOS
3 90 (10.02%) Windows
4 69 (7.68%) Unix
5 60 (6.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 42 (4.68%) Ubuntu
7 38 (4.23%) Windows Server
8 31 (3.45%) Android
9 30 (3.34%) Apple iOS
10 29 (3.23%) CoreOS
11 25 (2.78%) Debian
12 18 (2.00%) VMS
13 15 (1.67%) Amazon Linux
14 10 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (0.78%) Data ONTAP
15 7 (0.78%) Solaris
15 7 (0.78%) Windows 7
15 7 (0.78%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
16 2 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (51.56%) DevOps
2 333 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
4 171 (19.04%) Configuration Management
5 145 (16.15%) Software Engineering
6 120 (13.36%) Test Automation
7 116 (12.92%) Open Source
8 114 (12.69%) TDD
9 105 (11.69%) Scrum
10 98 (10.91%) Microservices
11 84 (9.35%) BDD
12 83 (9.24%) E-Commerce
13 72 (8.02%) Front End Development
14 68 (7.57%) Continuous Improvement
15 58 (6.46%) ITIL
16 57 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
17 55 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
18 53 (5.90%) Analytics
19 52 (5.79%) Continuous Deployment
20 51 (5.68%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 352 (39.20%) Python
2 343 (38.20%) Java
3 178 (19.82%) SQL
4 171 (19.04%) JavaScript
5 156 (17.37%) Ruby
6 122 (13.59%) Bash Shell
7 121 (13.47%) PHP
8 92 (10.24%) PowerShell
9 75 (8.35%) Perl
10 64 (7.13%) C#
11 46 (5.12%) Scala
12 36 (4.01%) ES6
13 32 (3.56%) C++
13 32 (3.56%) Shell Script
14 31 (3.45%) C
14 31 (3.45%) TypeScript
15 30 (3.34%) Go
16 28 (3.12%) R
17 18 (2.00%) Solidity
17 18 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 115 (12.81%) Degree
2 55 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (3.23%) AWS Certification
4 22 (2.45%) Security Cleared
5 20 (2.23%) Sun Certification
6 19 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (2.12%) SC Cleared
7 16 (1.78%) MCSE
8 15 (1.67%) MCP
9 14 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (1.34%) MCSA
11 11 (1.22%) MCITP
12 9 (1.00%) Master's Degree
13 6 (0.67%) PhD
14 5 (0.56%) CCNA
14 5 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (0.45%) CESG Certified Professional
15 4 (0.45%) CISSP
16 3 (0.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.35%) QA
2 21 (2.34%) PCI DSS
3 19 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.45%) GDPR
4 4 (0.45%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.22%) SLA
6 1 (0.11%) GCP
System Software
1 336 (37.42%) Docker
2 63 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (6.79%) Virtual Machines
4 37 (4.12%) Active Directory
5 12 (1.34%) Ceph
5 12 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (1.34%) Xen
6 10 (1.11%) vSphere
7 6 (0.67%) GlusterFS
7 6 (0.67%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.56%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.56%) LXC
8 5 (0.56%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.45%) vCloud
10 3 (0.33%) HDFS
10 3 (0.33%) KVM
10 3 (0.33%) Varnish
11 2 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.11%) Samba
12 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 289 (32.18%) Puppet
2 266 (29.62%) Ansible
3 218 (24.28%) Opscode Chef
4 217 (24.16%) Terraform
5 160 (17.82%) Kubernetes
6 53 (5.90%) Docker Swarm
7 49 (5.46%) Packer
8 42 (4.68%) Nagios
9 27 (3.01%) Kibana
10 24 (2.67%) SCVMM
11 22 (2.45%) logstash
12 19 (2.12%) ZABBIX
13 15 (1.67%) Prometheus
14 10 (1.11%) Consul
15 9 (1.00%) SCCM
16 8 (0.89%) Salt
17 6 (0.67%) Grafana
17 6 (0.67%) SCOM
18 5 (0.56%) CFEngine
18 5 (0.56%) Mesos
Vendors
1 86 (9.58%) VMware
2 83 (9.24%) Microsoft
3 69 (7.68%) Red Hat
4 55 (6.12%) New Relic
5 53 (5.90%) Google
6 48 (5.35%) Oracle
7 35 (3.90%) Splunk
8 30 (3.34%) SAP
9 28 (3.12%) Citrix
10 26 (2.90%) BMC
11 25 (2.78%) Apple
12 22 (2.45%) Atlassian
13 21 (2.34%) Cisco
14 20 (2.23%) Sitecore
15 19 (2.12%) NetApp
16 18 (2.00%) SaltStack
17 14 (1.56%) PagerDuty
17 14 (1.56%) Trend Micro
18 13 (1.45%) hybris
19 12 (1.34%) CheckPoint