Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 456 540 531
Rank change year-on-year +84 -9 +183
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 958 812 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.63% 0.49% 0.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.60% 2.57% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 818 679 666
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% - -
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% - -

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 36,814 31,540 23,535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.40% 18.86% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29,808 26,207 19,930
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,820
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.31% +3.64%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +1.01%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +126 551 £70,000 +3.70% 96
North of England +33 117 £61,250 +22.50% 33
South East -2 109 £57,500 +2.22% 10
Midlands +61 97 £63,150 +57.88% 18
North West +52 94 £65,000 +62.50% 18
West Midlands +61 75 £57,500 +43.75% 12
South West -23 68 £55,000 +22.22% 11
East of England +29 41 £57,500 +2.22% 11
East Midlands +16 21 £65,000 - 6
Yorkshire -5 20 £55,000 +10.00% 15
North East -6 3 £42,500 -34.62%
Amazon EC2
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 951 (99.27%) Amazon AWS
2 665 (69.42%) Amazon S3
3 552 (57.62%) Linux
4 494 (51.57%) DevOps
5 477 (49.79%) Amazon RDS
6 438 (45.72%) Agile Software Development
7 407 (42.48%) Python
8 370 (38.62%) SQL
9 339 (35.39%) Java
10 313 (32.67%) Git (software)
11 302 (31.52%) Microsoft Azure
11 302 (31.52%) Docker
12 294 (30.69%) Ansible
12 294 (30.69%) AWS CloudFormation
13 278 (29.02%) Web Services
14 274 (28.60%) Jenkins
15 263 (27.45%) Windows
16 235 (24.53%) Serverless
17 225 (23.49%) AWS Lambda
18 222 (23.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 220 (22.96%) MySQL
20 215 (22.44%) JIRA
21 199 (20.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
22 195 (20.35%) Opscode Chef
23 191 (19.94%) Amazon SQS
24 190 (19.83%) Terraform
25 189 (19.73%) Virtual Machines
26 178 (18.58%) Puppet
27 177 (18.48%) Finance
28 176 (18.37%) JavaScript

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
1 120 (12.53%) Confluence
2 112 (11.69%) IIS
3 101 (10.54%) Elasticsearch
4 93 (9.71%) Apache
5 67 (6.99%) Tomcat
6 61 (6.37%) Apache Spark
7 54 (5.64%) nginx
8 38 (3.97%) Ethereum
9 18 (1.88%) Apache Pig
10 17 (1.77%) CMS
11 13 (1.36%) JBoss
12 10 (1.04%) WordPress
13 9 (0.94%) Mule
14 8 (0.84%) MS Exchange
14 8 (0.84%) Mule ESB
14 8 (0.84%) SugarCRM
14 8 (0.84%) WildFly
15 7 (0.73%) Drupal
15 7 (0.73%) WebLogic
16 6 (0.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.31%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.31%) Snapchat
4 1 (0.10%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.63%) Magento
2 5 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.42%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.21%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.10%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 951 (99.27%) Amazon AWS
2 665 (69.42%) Amazon S3
3 302 (31.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 294 (30.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 235 (24.53%) Serverless
6 225 (23.49%) AWS Lambda
7 222 (23.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 199 (20.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 191 (19.94%) Amazon SQS
10 144 (15.03%) Azure Active Directory
11 133 (13.88%) Amazon ELB
12 128 (13.36%) Cloud Computing
13 120 (12.53%) Amazon EMR
14 113 (11.80%) Route 53
15 98 (10.23%) SaaS
16 90 (9.39%) CloudFront
17 88 (9.19%) GitHub
18 64 (6.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
19 58 (6.05%) Amazon Kinesis
20 48 (5.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 76 (7.93%) Firewall
2 70 (7.31%) DNS
3 61 (6.37%) VPN
4 52 (5.43%) TCP/IP
5 36 (3.76%) Network Security
6 35 (3.65%) Internet
7 33 (3.44%) DHCP
8 32 (3.34%) SAN
9 28 (2.92%) HTTP
10 23 (2.40%) LAN
11 18 (1.88%) WAN
12 15 (1.57%) SSL
13 14 (1.46%) Fibre Channel
13 14 (1.46%) SSH
13 14 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (1.36%) iSCSI
14 13 (1.36%) OpenLDAP
14 13 (1.36%) VoIP
15 12 (1.25%) BGP
16 11 (1.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 477 (49.79%) Amazon RDS
2 220 (22.96%) MySQL
3 159 (16.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 155 (16.18%) PostgreSQL
5 151 (15.76%) NoSQL
6 119 (12.42%) Amazon Redshift
7 118 (12.32%) MongoDB
8 106 (11.06%) SQL Server
9 96 (10.02%) Relational Database
10 88 (9.19%) Redis
11 75 (7.83%) Big Data
12 72 (7.52%) Hadoop
13 55 (5.74%) Blockchain
14 43 (4.49%) RDBMS
15 35 (3.65%) Amazon Athena
16 30 (3.13%) Cosmos DB
16 30 (3.13%) Flink
17 28 (2.92%) Apache Hive
18 27 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
18 27 (2.82%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 313 (32.67%) Git (software)
2 274 (28.60%) Jenkins
3 215 (22.44%) JIRA
4 128 (13.36%) TeamCity
5 122 (12.73%) Octopus Deploy
6 116 (12.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 57 (5.95%) Maven
8 41 (4.28%) Mocha
8 41 (4.28%) Subversion
9 30 (3.13%) Cucumber
10 26 (2.71%) Bitbucket
11 25 (2.61%) Visual Studio
12 23 (2.40%) GitLab
13 22 (2.30%) JUnit
14 21 (2.19%) Sonatype Nexus
15 20 (2.09%) SonarQube
16 18 (1.88%) Selenium
17 17 (1.77%) Eclipse
18 14 (1.46%) SoapUI
18 14 (1.46%) Vagrant
General
1 177 (18.48%) Finance
2 71 (7.41%) Banking
3 54 (5.64%) Retail
4 52 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 35 (3.65%) Marketing
6 18 (1.88%) Games
7 11 (1.15%) Advertising
7 11 (1.15%) Publishing
8 8 (0.84%) Japanese Language
9 7 (0.73%) Electronics
9 7 (0.73%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.63%) Music Industry
10 6 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.42%) Legal
12 3 (0.31%) Law
12 3 (0.31%) Military
13 2 (0.21%) Automotive
13 2 (0.21%) Back Office
13 2 (0.21%) Billing
14 1 (0.10%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 249 (25.99%) DevOps Engineer
2 185 (19.31%) Developer
3 132 (13.78%) Architect
4 96 (10.02%) AWS Engineer
5 82 (8.56%) Cloud Architect
6 71 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 70 (7.31%) Senior DevOps
8 69 (7.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 63 (6.58%) AWS DevOps
9 63 (6.58%) Linux Engineer
10 60 (6.26%) Solutions Architect
11 58 (6.05%) Software Engineer
12 54 (5.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 54 (5.64%) Java Developer
13 51 (5.32%) Cloud Engineer
14 45 (4.70%) Cloud Solutions Architect
15 44 (4.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 42 (4.38%) Data Engineer
16 42 (4.38%) DevOps Manager
17 38 (3.97%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (29.02%) Web Services
2 142 (14.82%) HTML
3 129 (13.47%) Node.js
4 128 (13.36%) CSS
5 98 (10.23%) AngularJS
6 79 (8.25%) .NET
7 72 (7.52%) Kafka
7 72 (7.52%) REST
8 69 (7.20%) Spring
9 63 (6.58%) React
10 59 (6.16%) JSON
11 51 (5.32%) HTML5
12 50 (5.22%) jQuery
13 48 (5.01%) Elastic Stack
14 46 (4.80%) RESTful
14 46 (4.80%) XML
15 41 (4.28%) Chai
15 41 (4.28%) Jest
16 40 (4.18%) RabbitMQ
17 38 (3.97%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 117 (12.21%) Private Cloud
2 82 (8.56%) Computer Science
3 78 (8.14%) Data Centre
4 65 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (5.64%) Public Cloud
6 51 (5.32%) Linux Command Line
7 39 (4.07%) Fintech
7 39 (4.07%) Replication
8 38 (3.97%) Hybrid Cloud
9 35 (3.65%) Bitcoin
10 33 (3.44%) Self-Motivation
11 30 (3.13%) User Experience
12 26 (2.71%) Algorithms
13 23 (2.40%) Clustering
14 20 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (1.98%) Data Structures
16 17 (1.77%) Mobile App
17 14 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
17 14 (1.46%) Internet of Things
18 13 (1.36%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 552 (57.62%) Linux
2 263 (27.45%) Windows
3 81 (8.46%) CentOS
4 70 (7.31%) Unix
5 58 (6.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 52 (5.43%) Windows Server
7 41 (4.28%) Ubuntu
8 39 (4.07%) VMS
9 18 (1.88%) Android
9 18 (1.88%) Mac OS X
10 16 (1.67%) DC/OS
11 14 (1.46%) Apple iOS
12 12 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.73%) Amazon Linux
14 6 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (0.52%) Data ONTAP
16 4 (0.42%) CoreOS
16 4 (0.42%) Debian
17 3 (0.31%) Solaris
17 3 (0.31%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 494 (51.57%) DevOps
2 438 (45.72%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (17.43%) Continuous Integration
4 158 (16.49%) TDD
5 153 (15.97%) Configuration Management
6 150 (15.66%) Test Automation
7 128 (13.36%) Business Intelligence
8 125 (13.05%) Scrum
9 113 (11.80%) Problem-Solving
10 103 (10.75%) Open Source
11 99 (10.33%) Network Virtualisation
12 97 (10.13%) Software Engineering
13 89 (9.29%) BDD
14 85 (8.87%) Kanban
15 82 (8.56%) Microservices
16 81 (8.46%) Continuous Delivery
17 77 (8.04%) Project Management
18 74 (7.72%) Load Balancing
19 61 (6.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 60 (6.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 407 (42.48%) Python
2 370 (38.62%) SQL
3 339 (35.39%) Java
4 176 (18.37%) JavaScript
5 162 (16.91%) Bash Shell
6 116 (12.11%) Ruby
7 103 (10.75%) PHP
8 100 (10.44%) Scala
9 86 (8.98%) Go
10 74 (7.72%) PowerShell
11 70 (7.31%) C#
12 63 (6.58%) Shell Script
13 58 (6.05%) C++
14 40 (4.18%) ES6
15 36 (3.76%) Perl
16 35 (3.65%) Solidity
17 33 (3.44%) PL/SQL
18 23 (2.40%) C
18 23 (2.40%) Elixir
18 23 (2.40%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 106 (11.06%) Degree
2 64 (6.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 47 (4.91%) AWS Certification
4 45 (4.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (3.86%) MCSE
6 34 (3.55%) MCSA
7 31 (3.24%) Numerate Degree
8 26 (2.71%) Security Cleared
9 15 (1.57%) Master's Degree
10 12 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (0.94%) ISEB
12 7 (0.73%) MBA
13 6 (0.63%) CCNA
13 6 (0.63%) CCNP
14 5 (0.52%) DBS Check
14 5 (0.52%) SC Cleared
15 4 (0.42%) CCIE
15 4 (0.42%) VCP6
15 4 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 3 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.38%) QA
2 18 (1.88%) GDPR
3 11 (1.15%) SLA
4 8 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.52%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.21%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.10%) GPG13
System Software
1 302 (31.52%) Docker
2 189 (19.73%) Virtual Machines
3 167 (17.43%) Active Directory
4 71 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 37 (3.86%) Hyper-V
6 16 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (1.57%) HDFS
8 11 (1.15%) Varnish
9 10 (1.04%) VMware Server
10 8 (0.84%) Apache Flume
10 8 (0.84%) Samba
10 8 (0.84%) Xen
11 6 (0.63%) KVM
12 5 (0.52%) NFS
12 5 (0.52%) VMFS
13 4 (0.42%) VMware NSX
13 4 (0.42%) vSphere
13 4 (0.42%) XenServer
14 3 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 3 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 294 (30.69%) Ansible
2 195 (20.35%) Opscode Chef
3 190 (19.83%) Terraform
4 178 (18.58%) Puppet
5 169 (17.64%) Kubernetes
6 57 (5.95%) Docker Swarm
7 38 (3.97%) Nagios
8 36 (3.76%) ZABBIX
9 28 (2.92%) Mesos
10 27 (2.82%) Kibana
11 23 (2.40%) Oozie
12 20 (2.09%) Packer
12 20 (2.09%) Prometheus
13 19 (1.98%) logstash
13 19 (1.98%) Single Sign-On
14 18 (1.88%) Rancher
15 14 (1.46%) Salt
16 8 (0.84%) Grafana
16 8 (0.84%) Host Intrusion Detection System
17 7 (0.73%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 109 (11.38%) Microsoft
2 105 (10.96%) New Relic
3 104 (10.86%) VMware
4 90 (9.39%) Trend Micro
5 74 (7.72%) Oracle
6 64 (6.68%) Red Hat
7 43 (4.49%) Google
8 31 (3.24%) Atlassian
9 30 (3.13%) Cisco
10 29 (3.03%) CA Agile Central
10 29 (3.03%) SaltStack
11 27 (2.82%) Tableau
12 23 (2.40%) EMC
12 23 (2.40%) NetApp
13 21 (2.19%) Zend
14 16 (1.67%) Apple
15 14 (1.46%) EqualLogic
15 14 (1.46%) IBM
16 13 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
17 12 (1.25%) Citrix