Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England > London
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 342 445 465
Rank change year-on-year +103 +20 +80
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 664 469 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.93% 0.64% 0.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.61% 3.34% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 585 368 449
London median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.85% +13.04%
10th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £42,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,375 £91,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% - +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 18,408 14,022 11,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 25.72% 19.20% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14,957 11,508 10,068
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -9 108 £60,000 -7.69% 31
West London +18 40 £60,000 -14.29% 9
South London -16 10 £67,500 +5.88% 8
East London -6 4 £71,250 -13.64% 5
North London - 1 £82,500 - 1
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 655 (98.64%) Amazon AWS
2 429 (64.61%) Amazon S3
3 394 (59.34%) Linux
4 349 (52.56%) DevOps
5 299 (45.03%) Python
6 289 (43.52%) Docker
7 281 (42.32%) Agile Software Development
8 239 (35.99%) SQL
8 239 (35.99%) Git (software)
9 232 (34.94%) Amazon RDS
10 218 (32.83%) Microsoft Azure
11 210 (31.63%) Java
12 206 (31.02%) Ansible
13 204 (30.72%) AWS CloudFormation
14 194 (29.22%) Jenkins
15 191 (28.77%) MySQL
16 188 (28.31%) Kubernetes
17 173 (26.05%) Web Services
18 151 (22.74%) Terraform
19 142 (21.39%) Puppet
20 140 (21.08%) Serverless
21 139 (20.93%) Finance
22 136 (20.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
23 135 (20.33%) AWS Lambda
23 135 (20.33%) Continuous Integration
24 130 (19.58%) Windows
25 129 (19.43%) PostgreSQL
26 125 (18.83%) Node.js
27 122 (18.37%) Redis
28 117 (17.62%) Test Automation

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 91 (13.70%) Elasticsearch
2 76 (11.45%) Apache
3 67 (10.09%) Confluence
4 57 (8.58%) Tomcat
5 53 (7.98%) Ethereum
6 49 (7.38%) IIS
7 43 (6.48%) nginx
8 40 (6.02%) Apache Spark
9 28 (4.22%) Drupal
10 24 (3.61%) CMS
11 21 (3.16%) WordPress
12 14 (2.11%) Moodle
13 12 (1.81%) Apache Pig
14 11 (1.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 10 (1.51%) MS Exchange
16 8 (1.20%) SugarCRM
17 7 (1.05%) NServiceBus
17 7 (1.05%) SharePoint
18 6 (0.90%) CloudStack
18 6 (0.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (0.60%) Chatbot
1 4 (0.60%) Stata
2 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (3.16%) Distributed Ledger
2 14 (2.11%) Magento
3 8 (1.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 6 (0.90%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.15%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 655 (98.64%) Amazon AWS
2 429 (64.61%) Amazon S3
3 218 (32.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 204 (30.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 140 (21.08%) Serverless
6 136 (20.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 135 (20.33%) AWS Lambda
8 113 (17.02%) Amazon ELB
9 107 (16.11%) Route 53
10 92 (13.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 91 (13.70%) Cloud Computing
12 88 (13.25%) GitHub
13 85 (12.80%) SaaS
14 75 (11.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 74 (11.14%) Amazon SQS
16 68 (10.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 59 (8.89%) IaaS
18 57 (8.58%) CloudFront
19 47 (7.08%) Google Cloud Platform
20 44 (6.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (7.68%) DNS
2 45 (6.78%) HTTP
3 42 (6.33%) TCP/IP
4 38 (5.72%) VPN
5 34 (5.12%) Firewall
6 29 (4.37%) WAN
7 28 (4.22%) LAN
8 24 (3.61%) DHCP
9 20 (3.01%) SSL
10 19 (2.86%) BGP
11 18 (2.71%) Internet
11 18 (2.71%) Wireless
12 15 (2.26%) OSPF
13 14 (2.11%) EIGRP
14 13 (1.96%) SAN
15 6 (0.90%) Kerberos
15 6 (0.90%) VoIP
16 5 (0.75%) IPsec
17 3 (0.45%) HTTPS
17 3 (0.45%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (34.94%) Amazon RDS
2 191 (28.77%) MySQL
3 129 (19.43%) PostgreSQL
4 122 (18.37%) Redis
5 113 (17.02%) NoSQL
6 77 (11.60%) SQL Server
7 66 (9.94%) Blockchain
8 61 (9.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 53 (7.98%) Big Data
10 49 (7.38%) Amazon Redshift
11 48 (7.23%) Relational Database
12 45 (6.78%) MongoDB
13 33 (4.97%) Hadoop
14 20 (3.01%) Apache Hive
15 16 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
16 13 (1.96%) Event Store
17 11 (1.66%) Neo4j
18 10 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
19 9 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
20 8 (1.20%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 239 (35.99%) Git (software)
2 194 (29.22%) Jenkins
3 113 (17.02%) TeamCity
4 86 (12.95%) Octopus Deploy
5 81 (12.20%) JIRA
6 64 (9.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 59 (8.89%) Mocha
8 18 (2.71%) JMeter
8 18 (2.71%) Subversion
9 14 (2.11%) Gatling
10 13 (1.96%) CircleCI
10 13 (1.96%) git-flow
10 13 (1.96%) Maven
10 13 (1.96%) Visual Studio
11 9 (1.36%) Grunt
11 9 (1.36%) gulp
12 8 (1.20%) Bitbucket
12 8 (1.20%) Selenium
13 7 (1.05%) Eclipse
13 7 (1.05%) Travis CI
General
1 139 (20.93%) Finance
2 65 (9.79%) Banking
3 56 (8.43%) Telecoms
4 25 (3.77%) Marketing
5 20 (3.01%) Retail
6 18 (2.71%) Advertising
7 14 (2.11%) Legal
8 12 (1.81%) Back Office
9 9 (1.36%) Games
9 9 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.20%) Japanese Language
11 5 (0.75%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.45%) Publishing
13 1 (0.15%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 185 (27.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 182 (27.41%) Developer
3 117 (17.62%) AWS Engineer
4 89 (13.40%) AWS DevOps
5 67 (10.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 59 (8.89%) Cloud Engineer
7 54 (8.13%) Software Engineer
8 49 (7.38%) Linux Engineer
9 47 (7.08%) Senior DevOps
10 44 (6.63%) Blockchain Developer
10 44 (6.63%) Senior Developer
10 44 (6.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 43 (6.48%) Architect
12 42 (6.33%) Backend Developer
13 39 (5.87%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 39 (5.87%) Java Developer
13 39 (5.87%) Node.js Developer
14 36 (5.42%) Java Engineer
15 35 (5.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 34 (5.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (26.05%) Web Services
2 125 (18.83%) Node.js
3 82 (12.35%) AngularJS
3 82 (12.35%) HTML
4 73 (10.99%) CSS
5 69 (10.39%) .NET
6 67 (10.09%) React
7 59 (8.89%) Chai
7 59 (8.89%) Jest
8 57 (8.58%) Enzyme
9 55 (8.28%) LAMP
10 54 (8.13%) Smart Contracts
11 53 (7.98%) RESTful
11 53 (7.98%) Truffle
11 53 (7.98%) web3js
12 48 (7.23%) RabbitMQ
12 48 (7.23%) REST
13 42 (6.33%) D3.js
14 39 (5.87%) Elastic Stack
15 38 (5.72%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.98%) Bitcoin
2 49 (7.38%) Fintech
3 43 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (6.02%) Data Centre
4 40 (6.02%) Private Cloud
5 32 (4.82%) Computer Science
5 32 (4.82%) Public Cloud
6 23 (3.46%) Linux Command Line
7 20 (3.01%) Data Structures
7 20 (3.01%) Replication
7 20 (3.01%) User Experience
8 18 (2.71%) Algorithms
9 16 (2.41%) Clustering
10 11 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (1.66%) Self-Motivation
11 10 (1.51%) Greenfield Project
12 9 (1.36%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.90%) Cloud Native
13 6 (0.90%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 394 (59.34%) Linux
2 130 (19.58%) Windows
3 83 (12.50%) CentOS
4 56 (8.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 56 (8.43%) VMS
5 39 (5.87%) Windows Server
6 31 (4.67%) Ubuntu
7 30 (4.52%) Unix
8 17 (2.56%) Android
9 16 (2.41%) Amazon Linux
10 15 (2.26%) CoreOS
11 12 (1.81%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.90%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.75%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.60%) DC/OS
14 4 (0.60%) Debian
14 4 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
14 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (52.56%) DevOps
2 281 (42.32%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (20.33%) Continuous Integration
4 117 (17.62%) Test Automation
5 115 (17.32%) Software Engineering
6 96 (14.46%) Configuration Management
7 93 (14.01%) Microservices
8 92 (13.86%) TDD
9 89 (13.40%) Front End Development
10 70 (10.54%) Continuous Deployment
11 68 (10.24%) Analytics
12 66 (9.94%) Open Source
13 64 (9.64%) Continuous Delivery
13 64 (9.64%) E-Commerce
14 60 (9.04%) API Design
15 59 (8.89%) API Development
16 57 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
17 52 (7.83%) Problem-Solving
18 47 (7.08%) KYC
18 47 (7.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 299 (45.03%) Python
2 239 (35.99%) SQL
3 210 (31.63%) Java
4 101 (15.21%) Bash Shell
5 95 (14.31%) JavaScript
6 84 (12.65%) Ruby
7 71 (10.69%) C#
7 71 (10.69%) PHP
8 62 (9.34%) ES6
9 57 (8.58%) Go
10 56 (8.43%) PowerShell
11 54 (8.13%) Solidity
12 32 (4.82%) Scala
13 30 (4.52%) Perl
14 20 (3.01%) R
14 20 (3.01%) Shell Script
15 18 (2.71%) T-SQL
16 17 (2.56%) C++
17 12 (1.81%) Haskell
17 12 (1.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 65 (9.79%) AWS Certification
2 56 (8.43%) Degree
3 17 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (2.41%) MCSE
5 15 (2.26%) Sun Certification
6 11 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.51%) MCSA
8 9 (1.36%) CCNA
9 5 (0.75%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.75%) MCITP
9 5 (0.75%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.60%) CISSP
11 3 (0.45%) PhD
11 3 (0.45%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.30%) CCNP
12 2 (0.30%) RHCE
13 1 (0.15%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.15%) CCIE
13 1 (0.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (8.89%) QA
2 9 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.20%) GDPR
3 8 (1.20%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.60%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.30%) GCP
5 2 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 289 (43.52%) Docker
2 105 (15.81%) Virtual Machines
3 62 (9.34%) Active Directory
4 24 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (3.46%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (2.41%) Hyper-V
7 9 (1.36%) HDFS
8 6 (0.90%) Xen
9 5 (0.75%) Varnish
10 4 (0.60%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.45%) LXC
11 3 (0.45%) vSphere
12 2 (0.30%) vCloud
13 1 (0.15%) KVM
13 1 (0.15%) pfSense
13 1 (0.15%) Samba
13 1 (0.15%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 206 (31.02%) Ansible
2 188 (28.31%) Kubernetes
3 151 (22.74%) Terraform
4 142 (21.39%) Puppet
5 113 (17.02%) Opscode Chef
6 61 (9.19%) Docker Swarm
7 34 (5.12%) Nagios
8 31 (4.67%) Packer
9 27 (4.07%) Kibana
10 18 (2.71%) logstash
10 18 (2.71%) Prometheus
10 18 (2.71%) ZABBIX
11 14 (2.11%) Check_MK
12 12 (1.81%) Consul
12 12 (1.81%) Oozie
13 9 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
14 7 (1.05%) Mesos
15 6 (0.90%) HAProxy
15 6 (0.90%) Rundeck
15 6 (0.90%) Salt
Vendors
1 71 (10.69%) VMware
2 64 (9.64%) New Relic
3 63 (9.49%) Google
4 58 (8.73%) Microsoft
5 56 (8.43%) Red Hat
6 51 (7.68%) Oracle
7 36 (5.42%) Trend Micro
8 30 (4.52%) Cisco
9 23 (3.46%) Tableau
10 21 (3.16%) Atlassian
10 21 (3.16%) Splunk
11 19 (2.86%) hybris
12 18 (2.71%) Adobe
12 18 (2.71%) PagerDuty
12 18 (2.71%) SaltStack
13 17 (2.56%) CheckPoint
13 17 (2.56%) NetApp
14 16 (2.41%) Sitecore
14 16 (2.41%) Sun
15 15 (2.26%) Salesforce.com