The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England / North East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 83 87
Rank change year-on-year +14 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.35% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.94% 1.22% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £35,000 £28,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +30.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £53,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year -11.21% +3.88%  

Amazon EC2 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 103 82 44
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 18.26% 10.21% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 100 79 23
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in the North East

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in the North East

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 2 £35,000 -
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (88.89%) PHP
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon S3
3 7 (77.78%) DevOps
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (66.67%) Office 365
4 6 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) MySQL
4 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 6 (66.67%) Apache
4 6 (66.67%) WAP
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix
5 5 (55.56%) LAMP
5 5 (55.56%) DNS
5 5 (55.56%) CentOS
5 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
5 5 (55.56%) Route 53
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 5 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (44.44%) Presales
6 4 (44.44%) Amazon CloudWatch

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (66.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (77.78%) Amazon S3
3 6 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (66.67%) Office 365
3 6 (66.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (55.56%) Route 53
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (44.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) GitLab
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) WAP
2 5 (55.56%) LAMP
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (55.56%) CentOS
2 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Presales
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) PHP
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Go
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (22.22%) Docker
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Terraform
2 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Dynatrace
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) Siebel