Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England > London
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 367 488 442
Rank change year-on-year +121 -46 +125
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 552 395 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.82% 0.52% 0.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.00% 2.52% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 485 312 407
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £64,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +5.47% +11.30%
10th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £93,000
England 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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 18,387 15,673 11,727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 27.35% 20.70% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14,862 13,002 10,149
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £34,750 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in London

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in London

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in London over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in London

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the London region over the 6 months to 15 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
Central London +38 115 £67,500 -10.00% 31
South London -5 8 £45,000 -18.18% 5
East London +2 7 £70,000 -0.71% 4
West London -7 7 £70,000 +7.69% 14
North London - 1 £82,500 - 2
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 15 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 London region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 546 (98.91%) Amazon AWS
2 392 (71.01%) Amazon S3
3 346 (62.68%) Linux
4 285 (51.63%) DevOps
5 255 (46.20%) Amazon RDS
6 233 (42.21%) Python
7 225 (40.76%) SQL
8 216 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
8 216 (39.13%) Docker
9 207 (37.50%) Git (software)
10 175 (31.70%) Ansible
11 174 (31.52%) Jenkins
12 172 (31.16%) Java
13 170 (30.80%) Microsoft Azure
14 156 (28.26%) AWS CloudFormation
15 148 (26.81%) Windows
16 138 (25.00%) MySQL
17 131 (23.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 130 (23.55%) Kubernetes
19 126 (22.83%) Finance
20 123 (22.28%) Serverless
21 122 (22.10%) Terraform
22 120 (21.74%) AWS Lambda
23 114 (20.65%) Test Automation
24 112 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
25 111 (20.11%) Virtual Machines
26 110 (19.93%) Opscode Chef
27 108 (19.57%) Bash Shell
28 106 (19.20%) Web Services
29 105 (19.02%) Puppet

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 69 (12.50%) Confluence
2 64 (11.59%) IIS
3 61 (11.05%) Elasticsearch
4 41 (7.43%) Apache
5 40 (7.25%) Ethereum
6 36 (6.52%) Tomcat
7 24 (4.35%) Apache Spark
8 20 (3.62%) nginx
9 12 (2.17%) Apache Pig
9 12 (2.17%) CMS
10 8 (1.45%) MS Exchange
10 8 (1.45%) SugarCRM
11 7 (1.27%) WordPress
12 6 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (1.09%) Drupal
12 6 (1.09%) WildFly
13 5 (0.91%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.72%) SharePoint
15 3 (0.54%) JBoss
15 3 (0.54%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (0.54%) Chatbot
1 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (0.54%) Snapchat
2 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.91%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.36%) Magento
3 2 (0.36%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.36%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 546 (98.91%) Amazon AWS
2 392 (71.01%) Amazon S3
3 170 (30.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 156 (28.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 131 (23.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 123 (22.28%) Serverless
7 120 (21.74%) AWS Lambda
8 95 (17.21%) Amazon ELB
9 93 (16.85%) Route 53
10 87 (15.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 70 (12.68%) Amazon SQS
11 70 (12.68%) GitHub
12 65 (11.78%) Cloud Computing
13 58 (10.51%) CloudFront
14 51 (9.24%) Azure Active Directory
14 51 (9.24%) SaaS
15 44 (7.97%) Amazon EMR
16 39 (7.07%) PaaS
17 37 (6.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 34 (6.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (9.06%) Firewall
2 41 (7.43%) VPN
3 32 (5.80%) DNS
4 25 (4.53%) SAN
5 22 (3.99%) TCP/IP
6 19 (3.44%) HTTP
6 19 (3.44%) Internet
7 15 (2.72%) DHCP
8 13 (2.36%) LAN
8 13 (2.36%) VoIP
9 12 (2.17%) BGP
9 12 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (1.81%) Kerberos
11 9 (1.63%) VLAN
12 8 (1.45%) IPsec
12 8 (1.45%) SSH
12 8 (1.45%) SSL
12 8 (1.45%) WAN
13 6 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
14 5 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (46.20%) Amazon RDS
2 138 (25.00%) MySQL
3 94 (17.03%) PostgreSQL
4 76 (13.77%) NoSQL
5 74 (13.41%) Redis
6 68 (12.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 63 (11.41%) SQL Server
8 57 (10.33%) Blockchain
9 54 (9.78%) MongoDB
10 51 (9.24%) Relational Database
11 40 (7.25%) Amazon Redshift
12 36 (6.52%) Hadoop
13 31 (5.62%) Big Data
14 21 (3.80%) Apache Hive
15 20 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
17 13 (2.36%) MariaDB
18 11 (1.99%) Event Store
19 7 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
20 6 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 207 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 174 (31.52%) Jenkins
3 105 (19.02%) JIRA
4 78 (14.13%) TeamCity
5 73 (13.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 56 (10.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 43 (7.79%) Mocha
8 34 (6.16%) Maven
9 26 (4.71%) Subversion
10 21 (3.80%) SonarQube
11 20 (3.62%) Bitbucket
11 20 (3.62%) Cucumber
12 18 (3.26%) GitLab
13 15 (2.72%) CircleCI
13 15 (2.72%) Sonatype Nexus
14 11 (1.99%) Selenium
15 10 (1.81%) FitNesse
15 10 (1.81%) JMeter
15 10 (1.81%) SoapUI
16 8 (1.45%) JUnit
General
1 126 (22.83%) Finance
2 64 (11.59%) Banking
3 41 (7.43%) Telecoms
4 24 (4.35%) Retail
5 20 (3.62%) Marketing
6 9 (1.63%) Games
7 8 (1.45%) Japanese Language
8 6 (1.09%) Music Industry
8 6 (1.09%) Publishing
9 5 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.72%) Advertising
10 4 (0.72%) Legal
11 2 (0.36%) Law
12 1 (0.18%) Billing
12 1 (0.18%) Front Office
12 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (27.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 110 (19.93%) Developer
3 58 (10.51%) AWS Engineer
4 57 (10.33%) Architect
5 48 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
6 47 (8.51%) Senior DevOps
7 46 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 45 (8.15%) Senior Developer
9 44 (7.97%) AWS DevOps
10 37 (6.70%) Blockchain Developer
11 35 (6.34%) Cloud Engineer
12 34 (6.16%) AWS Architect
13 33 (5.98%) Cloud Architect
14 31 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 30 (5.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 28 (5.07%) Software Engineer
17 24 (4.35%) Data Engineer
17 24 (4.35%) Lead DevOps
18 23 (4.17%) Backend Developer
18 23 (4.17%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (19.20%) Web Services
2 98 (17.75%) Node.js
3 74 (13.41%) HTML
4 65 (11.78%) CSS
5 45 (8.15%) AngularJS
6 43 (7.79%) Chai
6 43 (7.79%) Jest
7 40 (7.25%) .NET
8 39 (7.07%) Enzyme
9 37 (6.70%) REST
9 37 (6.70%) Smart Contracts
9 37 (6.70%) Truffle
9 37 (6.70%) web3js
10 36 (6.52%) React
11 35 (6.34%) Spring
12 34 (6.16%) RabbitMQ
13 33 (5.98%) Kafka
14 32 (5.80%) Elastic Stack
15 26 (4.71%) JSON
15 26 (4.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.88%) Data Centre
2 48 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (8.15%) Private Cloud
4 41 (7.43%) Linux Command Line
5 37 (6.70%) Bitcoin
6 35 (6.34%) Public Cloud
7 31 (5.62%) Fintech
8 29 (5.25%) Computer Science
9 25 (4.53%) Replication
10 20 (3.62%) Clustering
11 18 (3.26%) Data Structures
11 18 (3.26%) Hybrid Cloud
12 17 (3.08%) User Experience
13 13 (2.36%) Algorithms
14 11 (1.99%) Derivative
15 9 (1.63%) Enterprise Cloud
16 8 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
16 8 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
17 7 (1.27%) Cloud Native
17 7 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 346 (62.68%) Linux
2 148 (26.81%) Windows
3 52 (9.42%) CentOS
4 48 (8.70%) Unix
5 43 (7.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (7.07%) VMS
7 36 (6.52%) Ubuntu
8 34 (6.16%) Windows Server
9 15 (2.72%) DC/OS
10 12 (2.17%) Mac OS X
10 12 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.91%) Android
12 5 (0.91%) CoreOS
12 5 (0.91%) Data ONTAP
13 4 (0.72%) Debian
14 3 (0.54%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.54%) Solaris
15 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (51.63%) DevOps
2 216 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (20.65%) Test Automation
4 112 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
5 88 (15.94%) Configuration Management
6 74 (13.41%) Problem-Solving
7 70 (12.68%) TDD
8 66 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
9 61 (11.05%) Software Engineering
10 56 (10.14%) Network Virtualisation
11 50 (9.06%) API Development
12 49 (8.88%) Continuous Delivery
13 48 (8.70%) Scrum
14 46 (8.33%) Front End Development
15 45 (8.15%) API Design
15 45 (8.15%) Load Balancing
15 45 (8.15%) Microservices
16 43 (7.79%) Open Source
17 41 (7.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 40 (7.25%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 233 (42.21%) Python
2 225 (40.76%) SQL
3 172 (31.16%) Java
4 108 (19.57%) Bash Shell
5 91 (16.49%) Ruby
6 78 (14.13%) Go
7 69 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 44 (7.97%) C#
9 42 (7.61%) PHP
10 40 (7.25%) C++
10 40 (7.25%) PowerShell
11 39 (7.07%) ES6
12 37 (6.70%) Solidity
13 31 (5.62%) Scala
14 26 (4.71%) Shell Script
15 25 (4.53%) Elixir
16 20 (3.62%) Objective-C
17 19 (3.44%) Haskell
17 19 (3.44%) Lua
17 19 (3.44%) Rust
Qualifications
1 45 (8.15%) AWS Certification
2 44 (7.97%) Degree
3 11 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.45%) MCSE
4 8 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.27%) MBA
6 6 (1.09%) CCNP
6 6 (1.09%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.91%) CCNA
8 4 (0.72%) CCIE
8 4 (0.72%) MCSA
8 4 (0.72%) VCP6
8 4 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.54%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.54%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.54%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.53%) QA
2 7 (1.27%) GDPR
3 5 (0.91%) SLA
4 3 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 216 (39.13%) Docker
2 111 (20.11%) Virtual Machines
3 83 (15.04%) Active Directory
4 19 (3.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (3.08%) Hyper-V
6 16 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (1.63%) HDFS
8 6 (1.09%) Varnish
9 5 (0.91%) NFS
9 5 (0.91%) VMFS
10 4 (0.72%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.72%) VMware NSX
11 3 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.54%) vSphere
12 2 (0.36%) KVM
12 2 (0.36%) pfSense
12 2 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.36%) Xen
13 1 (0.18%) LXC
13 1 (0.18%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 175 (31.70%) Ansible
2 130 (23.55%) Kubernetes
3 122 (22.10%) Terraform
4 110 (19.93%) Opscode Chef
5 105 (19.02%) Puppet
6 52 (9.42%) Docker Swarm
7 24 (4.35%) Nagios
8 22 (3.99%) Kibana
9 19 (3.44%) ZABBIX
10 18 (3.26%) logstash
11 17 (3.08%) Mesos
11 17 (3.08%) Oozie
11 17 (3.08%) Packer
12 15 (2.72%) Prometheus
13 14 (2.54%) Rancher
14 9 (1.63%) Salt
15 8 (1.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
16 7 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
17 6 (1.09%) Consul
17 6 (1.09%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 62 (11.23%) New Relic
2 56 (10.14%) Oracle
3 53 (9.60%) Microsoft
4 49 (8.88%) VMware
5 47 (8.51%) Trend Micro
6 43 (7.79%) Red Hat
7 31 (5.62%) Google
8 27 (4.89%) SaltStack
9 24 (4.35%) Cisco
10 19 (3.44%) EMC
10 19 (3.44%) NetApp
11 17 (3.08%) Atlassian
12 16 (2.90%) Tableau
13 14 (2.54%) EqualLogic
14 13 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
15 11 (1.99%) Adobe
16 9 (1.63%) Apple
16 9 (1.63%) PagerDuty
17 8 (1.45%) HubSpot
17 8 (1.45%) Meraki