Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 359 461 485
Rank change year-on-year +102 +24 +71
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 526 413 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.84% 0.59% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.97% 2.63% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 467 342 305
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £50,000 £45,125 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £90,750
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +4.35% +4.55%

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 17,711 15,698 11,228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 28.14% 22.33% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 14,259 13,232 9,633
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 +48 119 £72,500 +3.57% 50
South London +7 13 £62,500 +13.64% 4
West London +7 11 £60,000 -7.69% 19
East London +19 6 £70,000 +47.37% 8
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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.

1 521 (99.05%) Amazon AWS
2 363 (69.01%) Amazon S3
3 297 (56.46%) Linux
4 279 (53.04%) DevOps
5 268 (50.95%) Amazon RDS
6 208 (39.54%) Agile Software Development
7 188 (35.74%) Python
8 174 (33.08%) AWS CloudFormation
9 166 (31.56%) Jenkins
9 166 (31.56%) Docker
10 164 (31.18%) Git (software)
11 162 (30.80%) SQL
12 152 (28.90%) Ansible
13 140 (26.62%) Java
14 137 (26.05%) Microsoft Azure
15 133 (25.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 131 (24.90%) Windows
17 121 (23.00%) AWS Lambda
18 117 (22.24%) Finance
19 116 (22.05%) Serverless
20 110 (20.91%) Web Services
21 108 (20.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
22 106 (20.15%) Amazon ELB
23 103 (19.58%) MySQL
24 102 (19.39%) Opscode Chef
25 101 (19.20%) Kubernetes
26 97 (18.44%) Terraform
27 96 (18.25%) Amazon SQS
28 95 (18.06%) Route 53
29 94 (17.87%) JIRA

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 70 (13.31%) IIS
2 64 (12.17%) Confluence
3 50 (9.51%) Elasticsearch
4 41 (7.79%) Apache
5 22 (4.18%) Apache Spark
5 22 (4.18%) Ethereum
5 22 (4.18%) nginx
6 19 (3.61%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.52%) Hyperledger
8 7 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (1.33%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.33%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.57%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.57%) SAS
10 2 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.38%) JBoss
10 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.38%) WordPress
11 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.19%) Luigi
Applications
1 4 (0.76%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.52%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 521 (99.05%) Amazon AWS
2 363 (69.01%) Amazon S3
3 174 (33.08%) AWS CloudFormation
4 137 (26.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 133 (25.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 121 (23.00%) AWS Lambda
7 116 (22.05%) Serverless
8 108 (20.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 106 (20.15%) Amazon ELB
10 96 (18.25%) Amazon SQS
11 95 (18.06%) Route 53
12 50 (9.51%) Azure Active Directory
13 49 (9.32%) CloudFront
14 44 (8.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 42 (7.98%) SaaS
16 34 (6.46%) GitHub
17 33 (6.27%) Amazon EMR
18 32 (6.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
19 31 (5.89%) Cloud Computing
20 27 (5.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.60%) VPN
2 39 (7.41%) Firewall
3 28 (5.32%) DNS
4 17 (3.23%) SAN
5 16 (3.04%) TCP/IP
6 14 (2.66%) DHCP
6 14 (2.66%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (1.90%) LAN
8 9 (1.71%) Internet
8 9 (1.71%) VLAN
8 9 (1.71%) VoIP
9 8 (1.52%) HTTP
10 7 (1.33%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (1.14%) iSCSI
11 6 (1.14%) SSH
11 6 (1.14%) SSL
12 5 (0.95%) BGP
12 5 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.95%) Multicast
12 5 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (50.95%) Amazon RDS
2 103 (19.58%) MySQL
3 80 (15.21%) PostgreSQL
4 62 (11.79%) MongoDB
5 54 (10.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 52 (9.89%) Redis
7 50 (9.51%) SQL Server
8 45 (8.56%) Amazon Redshift
9 43 (8.17%) NoSQL
10 38 (7.22%) Blockchain
11 34 (6.46%) Hadoop
12 31 (5.89%) Relational Database
13 26 (4.94%) Apache Cassandra
14 21 (3.99%) Big Data
15 14 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (2.66%) MariaDB
16 13 (2.47%) Amazon Aurora
17 8 (1.52%) Apache Hive
17 8 (1.52%) RethinkDB
18 7 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 166 (31.56%) Jenkins
2 164 (31.18%) Git (software)
3 94 (17.87%) JIRA
4 69 (13.12%) TeamCity
5 63 (11.98%) Octopus Deploy
6 53 (10.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 34 (6.46%) Maven
8 23 (4.37%) Bitbucket
9 22 (4.18%) SonarQube
10 20 (3.80%) GitLab
10 20 (3.80%) Subversion
11 18 (3.42%) Mocha
12 16 (3.04%) Cucumber
12 16 (3.04%) Selenium
13 14 (2.66%) Sonatype Nexus
14 13 (2.47%) CircleCI
15 11 (2.09%) JUnit
16 10 (1.90%) FitNesse
16 10 (1.90%) SoapUI
17 8 (1.52%) Vagrant
General
1 117 (22.24%) Finance
2 43 (8.17%) Banking
3 19 (3.61%) Marketing
4 18 (3.42%) Retail
5 16 (3.04%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.28%) Games
7 10 (1.90%) Law
8 7 (1.33%) Billing
9 5 (0.95%) Legal
10 4 (0.76%) Publishing
11 2 (0.38%) Advertising
11 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.19%) Front Office
12 1 (0.19%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 153 (29.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 102 (19.39%) Developer
3 60 (11.41%) Architect
4 58 (11.03%) AWS Engineer
5 47 (8.94%) Senior Developer
6 41 (7.79%) Cloud Engineer
6 41 (7.79%) Senior DevOps
7 39 (7.41%) AWS Architect
8 38 (7.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 35 (6.65%) AWS DevOps
10 34 (6.46%) Java Developer
10 34 (6.46%) Linux Engineer
11 33 (6.27%) Cloud Architect
12 32 (6.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 31 (5.89%) Software Engineer
14 25 (4.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 24 (4.56%) DevOps Manager
16 22 (4.18%) AWS Developer
16 22 (4.18%) Data Engineer
17 21 (3.99%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (20.91%) Web Services
2 88 (16.73%) Node.js
3 59 (11.22%) AngularJS
4 57 (10.84%) HTML
5 52 (9.89%) CSS
6 40 (7.60%) React
7 39 (7.41%) Spring
8 30 (5.70%) RESTful
9 28 (5.32%) .NET
10 26 (4.94%) Kafka
10 26 (4.94%) RabbitMQ
10 26 (4.94%) REST
11 23 (4.37%) LAMP
12 22 (4.18%) Elastic Stack
13 20 (3.80%) J2EE
13 20 (3.80%) Spring Boot
14 18 (3.42%) HTML5
15 16 (3.04%) Chai
15 16 (3.04%) JSON
15 16 (3.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.32%) Private Cloud
2 36 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.46%) Data Centre
4 32 (6.08%) Linux Command Line
5 31 (5.89%) Public Cloud
6 18 (3.42%) Hybrid Cloud
6 18 (3.42%) Replication
7 16 (3.04%) Fintech
8 15 (2.85%) Cloud Native
9 14 (2.66%) Bitcoin
10 13 (2.47%) Algorithms
10 13 (2.47%) Mobile App
11 12 (2.28%) Clustering
12 11 (2.09%) Data Structures
13 10 (1.90%) Derivative
13 10 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
13 10 (1.90%) Virtual Team
14 9 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
15 8 (1.52%) Enterprise Cloud
16 7 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 297 (56.46%) Linux
2 131 (24.90%) Windows
3 50 (9.51%) CentOS
4 41 (7.79%) Ubuntu
5 40 (7.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (7.22%) Unix
7 34 (6.46%) Windows Server
8 14 (2.66%) VMS
9 13 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (2.28%) Mac OS X
11 10 (1.90%) DC/OS
11 10 (1.90%) Windows 7
11 10 (1.90%) Windows 8
12 6 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.95%) Android
13 5 (0.95%) Data ONTAP
13 5 (0.95%) Debian
14 3 (0.57%) Solaris
15 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (53.04%) DevOps
2 208 (39.54%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (17.87%) Continuous Integration
4 82 (15.59%) Test Automation
5 74 (14.07%) Configuration Management
6 60 (11.41%) Scrum
7 59 (11.22%) Microservices
8 56 (10.65%) TDD
9 55 (10.46%) Business Intelligence
10 54 (10.27%) Network Virtualisation
11 53 (10.08%) Artificial Intelligence
12 52 (9.89%) Software Engineering
13 51 (9.70%) Problem-Solving
14 48 (9.13%) Continuous Delivery
15 44 (8.37%) Load Balancing
16 42 (7.98%) Migration
17 40 (7.60%) Kanban
18 39 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 38 (7.22%) Machine Learning
20 36 (6.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 188 (35.74%) Python
2 162 (30.80%) SQL
3 140 (26.62%) Java
4 90 (17.11%) Bash Shell
5 79 (15.02%) JavaScript
6 63 (11.98%) Ruby
7 55 (10.46%) Go
8 46 (8.75%) PHP
9 38 (7.22%) PowerShell
10 33 (6.27%) C#
11 32 (6.08%) C++
12 25 (4.75%) TypeScript
13 20 (3.80%) Scala
14 19 (3.61%) Perl
14 19 (3.61%) Shell Script
15 16 (3.04%) ES6
16 14 (2.66%) Solidity
17 13 (2.47%) Elixir
17 13 (2.47%) Java 8
18 11 (2.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 45 (8.56%) Degree
2 30 (5.70%) AWS Certification
3 15 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.33%) MBA
6 5 (0.95%) CCNA
7 4 (0.76%) CCNP
7 4 (0.76%) MCSE
7 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.57%) CCIE
8 3 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.57%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.57%) MCSA
8 3 (0.57%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.57%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.57%) VCP6
9 1 (0.19%) CISSP
9 1 (0.19%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.23%) GDPR
2 15 (2.85%) QA
3 4 (0.76%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.57%) SLA
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 166 (31.56%) Docker
2 78 (14.83%) Virtual Machines
3 76 (14.45%) Active Directory
4 19 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (1.71%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (1.33%) vSphere
8 6 (1.14%) HDFS
9 5 (0.95%) NFS
9 5 (0.95%) VMFS
10 4 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.57%) Varnish
11 3 (0.57%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.19%) KVM
12 1 (0.19%) pfSense
12 1 (0.19%) QEMU
12 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 152 (28.90%) Ansible
2 102 (19.39%) Opscode Chef
3 101 (19.20%) Kubernetes
4 97 (18.44%) Terraform
5 91 (17.30%) Puppet
6 25 (4.75%) Docker Swarm
7 22 (4.18%) Nagios
8 21 (3.99%) Prometheus
9 18 (3.42%) Kibana
10 14 (2.66%) Mesos
11 12 (2.28%) ZABBIX
12 10 (1.90%) logstash
12 10 (1.90%) Rancher
13 9 (1.71%) Salt
14 8 (1.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
15 7 (1.33%) Packer
15 7 (1.33%) vCenter Server
16 6 (1.14%) Oozie
17 5 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
18 4 (0.76%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 55 (10.46%) Microsoft
1 55 (10.46%) New Relic
2 49 (9.32%) Trend Micro
3 41 (7.79%) Oracle
3 41 (7.79%) Red Hat
4 39 (7.41%) SaltStack
5 36 (6.84%) Google
6 32 (6.08%) VMware
7 23 (4.37%) Cisco
8 14 (2.66%) EMC
8 14 (2.66%) NetApp
9 13 (2.47%) IBM
10 9 (1.71%) Atlassian
10 9 (1.71%) EqualLogic
11 8 (1.52%) Meraki
11 8 (1.52%) Tableau
12 7 (1.33%) Adobe
12 7 (1.33%) HP
13 6 (1.14%) Hortonworks
13 6 (1.14%) Veeam