Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England > London
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 346 477 434
Rank change year-on-year +131 -43 +118
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 593 406 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.87% 0.55% 0.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.28% 2.77% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 515 325 456
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +13.04%
10th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £41,875
90th Percentile £94,500 £92,500 £91,875
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 18,080 14,680 11,626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 26.42% 19.81% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14,605 12,082 10,047
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,775 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +6.32%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +3 111 £65,000 -7.14% 31
West London +17 14 £60,000 -7.69% 7
South London -4 6 £45,000 -28.00% 3
East London -17 3 £77,500 -6.06% 10
North London - 1 £82,500 - 3
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 584 (98.48%) Amazon AWS
2 402 (67.79%) Amazon S3
3 363 (61.21%) Linux
4 308 (51.94%) DevOps
5 273 (46.04%) Python
6 263 (44.35%) Docker
7 250 (42.16%) SQL
8 248 (41.82%) Amazon RDS
9 224 (37.77%) Agile Software Development
10 221 (37.27%) Git (software)
11 196 (33.05%) Microsoft Azure
12 188 (31.70%) Java
13 185 (31.20%) Ansible
14 182 (30.69%) Jenkins
15 176 (29.68%) AWS CloudFormation
16 170 (28.67%) Kubernetes
17 165 (27.82%) MySQL
18 144 (24.28%) Terraform
18 144 (24.28%) Finance
19 139 (23.44%) Serverless
20 137 (23.10%) Web Services
21 136 (22.93%) Windows
22 133 (22.43%) AWS Lambda
23 123 (20.74%) Node.js
24 122 (20.57%) Test Automation
24 122 (20.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
25 117 (19.73%) Continuous Integration
26 115 (19.39%) Opscode Chef
27 113 (19.06%) Virtual Machines
27 113 (19.06%) 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 77 (12.98%) Elasticsearch
2 70 (11.80%) Confluence
3 53 (8.94%) IIS
4 50 (8.43%) Ethereum
5 43 (7.25%) Tomcat
6 41 (6.91%) Apache
7 28 (4.72%) Apache Spark
8 23 (3.88%) nginx
9 20 (3.37%) CMS
10 15 (2.53%) Drupal
11 13 (2.19%) Apache Pig
11 13 (2.19%) WordPress
12 8 (1.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 8 (1.35%) MS Exchange
12 8 (1.35%) SugarCRM
13 6 (1.01%) NServiceBus
13 6 (1.01%) WildFly
14 5 (0.84%) Moodle
14 5 (0.84%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (0.84%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.51%) Snapchat
3 1 (0.17%) Stata
Business Applications
1 8 (1.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 7 (1.18%) Magento
3 6 (1.01%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.51%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.34%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 584 (98.48%) Amazon AWS
2 402 (67.79%) Amazon S3
3 196 (33.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 176 (29.68%) AWS CloudFormation
5 139 (23.44%) Serverless
6 133 (22.43%) AWS Lambda
7 122 (20.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 111 (18.72%) Amazon ELB
9 101 (17.03%) Route 53
10 93 (15.68%) GitHub
11 82 (13.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 82 (13.83%) Cloud Computing
12 71 (11.97%) Amazon SQS
13 63 (10.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 63 (10.62%) SaaS
14 53 (8.94%) CloudFront
15 45 (7.59%) Azure Active Directory
16 44 (7.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 43 (7.25%) Amazon EMR
18 41 (6.91%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (8.26%) Firewall
2 41 (6.91%) VPN
3 39 (6.58%) HTTP
4 37 (6.24%) TCP/IP
5 36 (6.07%) DNS
6 23 (3.88%) Internet
7 19 (3.20%) SAN
8 16 (2.70%) LAN
8 16 (2.70%) SSL
8 16 (2.70%) WAN
9 15 (2.53%) BGP
10 12 (2.02%) DHCP
11 10 (1.69%) Kerberos
12 9 (1.52%) VoIP
13 8 (1.35%) IPsec
14 7 (1.18%) OSPF
15 6 (1.01%) EIGRP
15 6 (1.01%) Wireless
16 5 (0.84%) VLAN
17 4 (0.67%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (41.82%) Amazon RDS
2 165 (27.82%) MySQL
3 110 (18.55%) PostgreSQL
3 110 (18.55%) Redis
4 97 (16.36%) NoSQL
5 73 (12.31%) SQL Server
6 67 (11.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 67 (11.30%) Blockchain
7 62 (10.46%) Relational Database
8 51 (8.60%) MongoDB
9 42 (7.08%) Amazon Redshift
10 36 (6.07%) Big Data
11 32 (5.40%) Hadoop
12 22 (3.71%) Apache Hive
12 22 (3.71%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (2.87%) Event Store
14 14 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (1.85%) MariaDB
16 8 (1.35%) InfluxDB
17 6 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 221 (37.27%) Git (software)
2 182 (30.69%) Jenkins
3 99 (16.69%) JIRA
4 85 (14.33%) TeamCity
5 76 (12.82%) Octopus Deploy
6 56 (9.44%) Mocha
7 52 (8.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 32 (5.40%) Maven
9 21 (3.54%) Subversion
10 18 (3.04%) Cucumber
10 18 (3.04%) SonarQube
11 15 (2.53%) Bitbucket
12 14 (2.36%) JMeter
13 13 (2.19%) GitLab
13 13 (2.19%) Sonatype Nexus
14 11 (1.85%) Selenium
15 10 (1.69%) CircleCI
15 10 (1.69%) git-flow
16 8 (1.35%) FitNesse
16 8 (1.35%) SoapUI
General
1 144 (24.28%) Finance
2 79 (13.32%) Banking
3 52 (8.77%) Telecoms
4 23 (3.88%) Marketing
4 23 (3.88%) Retail
5 12 (2.02%) Advertising
6 8 (1.35%) Japanese Language
7 7 (1.18%) Games
8 6 (1.01%) Legal
9 5 (0.84%) Music Industry
9 5 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.84%) Publishing
10 3 (0.51%) Back Office
11 1 (0.17%) Front Office
11 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 162 (27.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 135 (22.77%) Developer
3 84 (14.17%) AWS Engineer
4 65 (10.96%) AWS DevOps
5 52 (8.77%) Architect
6 50 (8.43%) Senior Developer
7 49 (8.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 48 (8.09%) Blockchain Developer
9 47 (7.93%) Linux Engineer
10 44 (7.42%) Senior DevOps
11 43 (7.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 36 (6.07%) Node.js Developer
13 33 (5.56%) Software Engineer
14 31 (5.23%) AWS Architect
14 31 (5.23%) Cloud Engineer
15 30 (5.06%) Cloud Architect
16 29 (4.89%) Backend Developer
17 25 (4.22%) Systems Engineer
18 24 (4.05%) Java Developer
18 24 (4.05%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (23.10%) Web Services
2 123 (20.74%) Node.js
3 84 (14.17%) HTML
4 69 (11.64%) CSS
5 56 (9.44%) Chai
5 56 (9.44%) Jest
6 54 (9.11%) .NET
6 54 (9.11%) AngularJS
7 53 (8.94%) REST
8 52 (8.77%) Enzyme
9 50 (8.43%) Smart Contracts
9 50 (8.43%) Truffle
9 50 (8.43%) web3js
10 49 (8.26%) React
11 46 (7.76%) RabbitMQ
12 42 (7.08%) Elastic Stack
13 37 (6.24%) Kafka
14 34 (5.73%) Spring
15 33 (5.56%) LAMP
16 29 (4.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.43%) Bitcoin
2 49 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (6.75%) Data Centre
3 40 (6.75%) Linux Command Line
4 39 (6.58%) Fintech
5 38 (6.41%) Private Cloud
6 34 (5.73%) Computer Science
6 34 (5.73%) Public Cloud
7 25 (4.22%) Clustering
8 24 (4.05%) Replication
9 20 (3.37%) User Experience
10 18 (3.04%) Data Structures
11 12 (2.02%) Algorithms
12 10 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
12 10 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
13 7 (1.18%) Blog
14 6 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (1.01%) Life Science
15 5 (0.84%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 363 (61.21%) Linux
2 136 (22.93%) Windows
3 61 (10.29%) CentOS
4 52 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 52 (8.77%) VMS
5 43 (7.25%) Unix
6 36 (6.07%) Ubuntu
7 32 (5.40%) Windows Server
8 14 (2.36%) DC/OS
9 10 (1.69%) Android
10 9 (1.52%) CoreOS
11 7 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.84%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.84%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.67%) Amazon Linux
14 4 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.51%) Debian
15 3 (0.51%) Solaris
15 3 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (51.94%) DevOps
2 224 (37.77%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (20.57%) Test Automation
4 117 (19.73%) Continuous Integration
5 84 (14.17%) Configuration Management
6 81 (13.66%) Software Engineering
7 75 (12.65%) TDD
8 74 (12.48%) Problem-Solving
9 62 (10.46%) API Development
10 59 (9.95%) Business Intelligence
10 59 (9.95%) Front End Development
11 57 (9.61%) API Design
11 57 (9.61%) Microservices
12 56 (9.44%) Continuous Delivery
13 55 (9.27%) E-Commerce
14 50 (8.43%) Open Source
15 49 (8.26%) Analytics
16 47 (7.93%) Network Virtualisation
17 46 (7.76%) High Availability
18 44 (7.42%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 273 (46.04%) Python
2 250 (42.16%) SQL
3 188 (31.70%) Java
4 107 (18.04%) Bash Shell
5 87 (14.67%) Ruby
6 79 (13.32%) JavaScript
7 78 (13.15%) Go
8 56 (9.44%) C#
9 52 (8.77%) ES6
10 50 (8.43%) Solidity
11 49 (8.26%) PHP
12 45 (7.59%) PowerShell
13 32 (5.40%) C++
14 31 (5.23%) Scala
15 29 (4.89%) Shell Script
16 25 (4.22%) Elixir
17 19 (3.20%) Apple Swift
17 19 (3.20%) Lua
17 19 (3.20%) Objective-C
17 19 (3.20%) Rust
Qualifications
1 64 (10.79%) AWS Certification
2 51 (8.60%) Degree
3 20 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.35%) MCSE
6 7 (1.18%) MBA
7 6 (1.01%) CCNP
8 5 (0.84%) Master's Degree
8 5 (0.84%) MCSA
9 4 (0.67%) CCIE
9 4 (0.67%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.67%) VCP6
9 4 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.51%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.51%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.34%) CCNA
12 1 (0.17%) CISSP
12 1 (0.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (8.09%) QA
2 7 (1.18%) GDPR
3 5 (0.84%) SLA
4 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 263 (44.35%) Docker
2 113 (19.06%) Virtual Machines
3 71 (11.97%) Active Directory
4 23 (3.88%) Hyper-V
5 18 (3.04%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (1.18%) HDFS
7 7 (1.18%) Varnish
8 5 (0.84%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.67%) VMware NSX
10 3 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.51%) LXC
11 2 (0.34%) KVM
11 2 (0.34%) pfSense
11 2 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.34%) Xen
12 1 (0.17%) QEMU
12 1 (0.17%) Samba
12 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 185 (31.20%) Ansible
2 170 (28.67%) Kubernetes
3 144 (24.28%) Terraform
4 115 (19.39%) Opscode Chef
5 113 (19.06%) Puppet
6 62 (10.46%) Docker Swarm
7 30 (5.06%) Packer
8 29 (4.89%) Kibana
9 21 (3.54%) logstash
10 18 (3.04%) Nagios
10 18 (3.04%) Oozie
11 17 (2.87%) Prometheus
11 17 (2.87%) ZABBIX
12 15 (2.53%) Mesos
13 13 (2.19%) Rancher
14 12 (2.02%) Single Sign-On
15 9 (1.52%) Consul
16 8 (1.35%) Salt
17 5 (0.84%) Check_MK
17 5 (0.84%) Xymon
Vendors
1 62 (10.46%) Oracle
2 59 (9.95%) New Relic
3 55 (9.27%) VMware
4 50 (8.43%) Microsoft
5 46 (7.76%) Red Hat
6 39 (6.58%) Google
6 39 (6.58%) Trend Micro
7 28 (4.72%) SaltStack
8 20 (3.37%) Cisco
9 19 (3.20%) Tableau
10 18 (3.04%) Salesforce.com
11 16 (2.70%) NetApp
12 15 (2.53%) Adobe
12 15 (2.53%) Atlassian
13 14 (2.36%) EMC
13 14 (2.36%) EqualLogic
14 13 (2.19%) PagerDuty
15 12 (2.02%) Sun
16 10 (1.69%) Citrix
16 10 (1.69%) hybris