Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK > England
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 459 557 585
Rank change year-on-year +98 +28 +108
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 1,020 736 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.63% 0.46% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.81% 2.94% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 870 608 700
England median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £40,000 £34,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £85,250 £77,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +8.37%

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 36,269 25,018 21,774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.54% 15.57% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 29,855 20,954 18,495
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £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 20 May 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 20 May 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 +115 626 £67,500 +3.85% 105
North of England +71 121 £50,000 +5.26% 23
South East -2 80 £61,500 +44.71% 7
North West +36 77 £45,000 -7.69% 19
South West -11 69 £50,000 -4.76% 11
Midlands -5 66 £55,000 +52.78% 7
East of England -6 54 £60,000 +20.00% 9
West Midlands -7 49 £45,000 +25.00% 6
Yorkshire +57 41 £50,000 -16.67% 2
East Midlands +11 17 £63,750 +82.14% 1
North East -23 3 £65,000 +81.82% 2
Amazon EC2
UK

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 1,009 (98.92%) Amazon AWS
2 620 (60.78%) Linux
3 564 (55.29%) Amazon S3
4 533 (52.25%) DevOps
5 425 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 400 (39.22%) Python
7 384 (37.65%) Docker
8 345 (33.82%) Java
9 333 (32.65%) Amazon RDS
10 331 (32.45%) Ansible
11 314 (30.78%) Jenkins
12 305 (29.90%) AWS CloudFormation
13 287 (28.14%) Microsoft Azure
14 286 (28.04%) Git (software)
15 280 (27.45%) SQL
15 280 (27.45%) Web Services
16 249 (24.41%) Puppet
17 224 (21.96%) MySQL
18 216 (21.18%) Kubernetes
19 213 (20.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 204 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
21 203 (19.90%) Terraform
22 190 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
23 180 (17.65%) Software Engineering
24 171 (16.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
25 169 (16.57%) Windows
26 156 (15.29%) Serverless
27 155 (15.20%) Bash Shell
28 154 (15.10%) Configuration Management
29 153 (15.00%) TeamCity

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
1 118 (11.57%) Elasticsearch
2 110 (10.78%) Apache
3 101 (9.90%) Confluence
4 79 (7.75%) Tomcat
5 74 (7.25%) nginx
6 64 (6.27%) IIS
7 45 (4.41%) Ethereum
8 42 (4.12%) Apache Spark
9 33 (3.24%) OpenStack
10 27 (2.65%) WordPress
11 23 (2.25%) Drupal
12 22 (2.16%) JBoss
13 21 (2.06%) CMS
14 20 (1.96%) Mule
14 20 (1.96%) Mule ESB
15 14 (1.37%) Moodle
16 12 (1.18%) CloudStack
17 9 (0.88%) MS Exchange
18 8 (0.78%) Apache Solr
19 7 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (0.49%) Stata
2 4 (0.39%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.098%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.098%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.098%) SPSS
3 1 (0.098%) Weka
Business Applications
1 29 (2.84%) Distributed Ledger
2 13 (1.27%) Magento
3 10 (0.98%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (0.49%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1,009 (98.92%) Amazon AWS
2 564 (55.29%) Amazon S3
3 305 (29.90%) AWS CloudFormation
4 287 (28.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 213 (20.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 171 (16.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 156 (15.29%) Serverless
8 153 (15.00%) Amazon ELB
9 150 (14.71%) Route 53
10 149 (14.61%) AWS Lambda
11 132 (12.94%) SaaS
12 130 (12.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 123 (12.06%) Amazon SQS
14 103 (10.10%) CloudFront
15 96 (9.41%) Cloud Computing
16 87 (8.53%) GitHub
17 75 (7.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 70 (6.86%) Google Cloud Platform
19 59 (5.78%) Azure Active Directory
20 55 (5.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (7.35%) DNS
2 68 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 53 (5.20%) VPN
4 51 (5.00%) HTTP
5 49 (4.80%) Firewall
6 43 (4.22%) WAN
7 42 (4.12%) LAN
8 35 (3.43%) DHCP
9 23 (2.25%) SSL
10 22 (2.16%) Internet
11 18 (1.76%) Network Security
12 17 (1.67%) Wireless
13 13 (1.27%) BGP
13 13 (1.27%) EIGRP
13 13 (1.27%) OSPF
13 13 (1.27%) SAN
14 11 (1.08%) SMS
15 8 (0.78%) VLAN
16 7 (0.69%) Unified Communications
16 7 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (32.65%) Amazon RDS
2 224 (21.96%) MySQL
3 153 (15.00%) NoSQL
4 145 (14.22%) PostgreSQL
5 114 (11.18%) Redis
6 108 (10.59%) MongoDB
7 100 (9.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 91 (8.92%) SQL Server
9 60 (5.88%) Big Data
10 56 (5.49%) Blockchain
11 55 (5.39%) Amazon Redshift
12 44 (4.31%) Relational Database
13 37 (3.63%) Hadoop
14 24 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
15 20 (1.96%) Oracle Database
16 19 (1.86%) Amazon Aurora
17 13 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (1.27%) Neo4j
18 9 (0.88%) Apache Hive
18 9 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 314 (30.78%) Jenkins
2 286 (28.04%) Git (software)
3 153 (15.00%) TeamCity
4 131 (12.84%) JIRA
5 118 (11.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 111 (10.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 56 (5.49%) Mocha
8 29 (2.84%) JMeter
9 27 (2.65%) IntelliJ
9 27 (2.65%) JUnit
9 27 (2.65%) Maven
9 27 (2.65%) Subversion
10 26 (2.55%) Bitbucket
10 26 (2.55%) CircleCI
11 19 (1.86%) Gatling
12 18 (1.76%) Cucumber
12 18 (1.76%) GoCD
13 17 (1.67%) Selenium
13 17 (1.67%) Vagrant
14 15 (1.47%) Hudson
General
1 148 (14.51%) Finance
2 82 (8.04%) Telecoms
3 70 (6.86%) Banking
4 49 (4.80%) Marketing
5 48 (4.71%) Retail
6 26 (2.55%) Advertising
7 19 (1.86%) Legal
7 19 (1.86%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.67%) Electronics
9 15 (1.47%) Games
10 12 (1.18%) Back Office
11 9 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.59%) Publishing
13 5 (0.49%) Music Industry
14 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.098%) Automotive
15 1 (0.098%) Digital Economy
15 1 (0.098%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.098%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 320 (31.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 265 (25.98%) Developer
3 177 (17.35%) AWS Engineer
4 114 (11.18%) AWS DevOps
5 98 (9.61%) Cloud Engineer
6 94 (9.22%) Java Developer
7 92 (9.02%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 80 (7.84%) Linux Engineer
9 78 (7.65%) Software Engineer
10 65 (6.37%) Senior Developer
11 59 (5.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 55 (5.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 55 (5.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 50 (4.90%) Java Engineer
14 48 (4.71%) Senior DevOps
14 48 (4.71%) Systems Engineer
15 46 (4.51%) Architect
15 46 (4.51%) Backend Developer
16 45 (4.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 42 (4.12%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (27.45%) Web Services
2 150 (14.71%) Node.js
3 116 (11.37%) HTML
4 102 (10.00%) CSS
5 99 (9.71%) AngularJS
6 91 (8.92%) .NET
7 81 (7.94%) REST
8 77 (7.55%) React
9 76 (7.45%) LAMP
10 74 (7.25%) RESTful
10 74 (7.25%) Spring
11 70 (6.86%) Elastic Stack
12 54 (5.29%) Chai
12 54 (5.29%) Enzyme
12 54 (5.29%) RabbitMQ
13 48 (4.71%) Jest
14 47 (4.61%) D3.js
14 47 (4.61%) Kafka
15 46 (4.51%) Smart Contracts
16 45 (4.41%) web3js
Miscellaneous
1 114 (11.18%) Computer Science
2 68 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 66 (6.47%) Private Cloud
4 52 (5.10%) Fintech
5 51 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 45 (4.41%) Bitcoin
7 43 (4.22%) Self-Motivation
8 41 (4.02%) Public Cloud
9 30 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
10 28 (2.75%) Algorithms
11 22 (2.16%) CMDB
12 20 (1.96%) Management Information System
13 17 (1.67%) Replication
14 16 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
14 16 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
15 12 (1.18%) Clustering
16 9 (0.88%) Mobile App
16 9 (0.88%) User Experience
17 8 (0.78%) Data Structures
18 7 (0.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 620 (60.78%) Linux
2 169 (16.57%) Windows
3 108 (10.59%) CentOS
4 80 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 72 (7.06%) Unix
6 63 (6.18%) Windows Server
7 48 (4.71%) VMS
8 43 (4.22%) Ubuntu
9 28 (2.75%) CoreOS
10 25 (2.45%) Debian
11 23 (2.25%) Amazon Linux
11 23 (2.25%) Android
12 18 (1.76%) Apple iOS
13 9 (0.88%) Solaris
14 7 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (0.59%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.59%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.49%) Data ONTAP
17 4 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 533 (52.25%) DevOps
2 425 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
4 180 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 154 (15.10%) Configuration Management
6 139 (13.63%) TDD
7 129 (12.65%) Test Automation
8 121 (11.86%) Microservices
9 109 (10.69%) Open Source
10 107 (10.49%) Scrum
11 102 (10.00%) Front End Development
12 90 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
13 86 (8.43%) E-Commerce
14 84 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
15 78 (7.65%) Deployment Automation
16 74 (7.25%) ITIL
17 72 (7.06%) BDD
18 71 (6.96%) Continuous Deployment
19 69 (6.76%) Problem-Solving
20 66 (6.47%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 400 (39.22%) Python
2 345 (33.82%) Java
3 280 (27.45%) SQL
4 155 (15.20%) Bash Shell
5 152 (14.90%) JavaScript
6 121 (11.86%) Ruby
7 101 (9.90%) C#
8 96 (9.41%) PHP
9 68 (6.67%) PowerShell
10 66 (6.47%) ES6
11 50 (4.90%) Perl
12 46 (4.51%) Solidity
13 35 (3.43%) Scala
14 32 (3.14%) Go
15 31 (3.04%) Shell Script
16 25 (2.45%) C++
17 23 (2.25%) Java 8
18 21 (2.06%) C
19 20 (1.96%) R
19 20 (1.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 146 (14.31%) Degree
2 83 (8.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 59 (5.78%) AWS Certification
4 23 (2.25%) MCP
5 22 (2.16%) Master's Degree
5 22 (2.16%) Sun Certification
5 22 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 19 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (1.76%) MCSE
8 14 (1.37%) MCSA
9 12 (1.18%) MCITP
10 11 (1.08%) Security Cleared
11 9 (0.88%) CCNA
11 9 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (0.78%) SC Cleared
13 6 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.49%) CISSP
14 5 (0.49%) PhD
15 2 (0.20%) CESG Certified Professional
15 2 (0.20%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (8.24%) QA
2 18 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.78%) GDPR
5 5 (0.49%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.29%) GCP
7 2 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 384 (37.65%) Docker
2 126 (12.35%) Virtual Machines
3 80 (7.84%) Active Directory
4 78 (7.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (2.45%) Xen
6 19 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (0.88%) XenServer
8 8 (0.78%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.78%) LXC
9 7 (0.69%) Ceph
10 6 (0.59%) HDFS
10 6 (0.59%) VMware Server
11 5 (0.49%) GlusterFS
11 5 (0.49%) Varnish
12 4 (0.39%) vCloud
12 4 (0.39%) vSphere
13 3 (0.29%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 2 (0.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 331 (32.45%) Ansible
2 249 (24.41%) Puppet
3 216 (21.18%) Kubernetes
4 204 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 203 (19.90%) Terraform
6 66 (6.47%) Nagios
7 58 (5.69%) Docker Swarm
8 45 (4.41%) Kibana
9 41 (4.02%) Packer
10 40 (3.92%) logstash
11 22 (2.16%) Prometheus
11 22 (2.16%) SCVMM
12 19 (1.86%) ZABBIX
13 16 (1.57%) Graphite
14 14 (1.37%) Check_MK
15 13 (1.27%) Consul
16 9 (0.88%) Capistrano
16 9 (0.88%) Single Sign-On
17 8 (0.78%) Grafana
17 8 (0.78%) SELinux
Vendors
1 114 (11.18%) VMware
2 97 (9.51%) New Relic
3 84 (8.24%) Google
4 71 (6.96%) Microsoft
5 70 (6.86%) Red Hat
6 63 (6.18%) Oracle
7 55 (5.39%) Trend Micro
8 44 (4.31%) Splunk
9 38 (3.73%) Cisco
10 33 (3.24%) Citrix
11 29 (2.84%) Sitecore
12 26 (2.55%) BMC
13 25 (2.45%) Atlassian
13 25 (2.45%) SaltStack
13 25 (2.45%) SAP
14 24 (2.35%) Apple
15 23 (2.25%) CheckPoint
16 20 (1.96%) NetApp
17 18 (1.76%) PagerDuty
17 18 (1.76%) Sun