Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 6 months to 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 468 426 536
Rank change year-on-year -42 +110 +15
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 80 112 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.38% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.27% 2.34% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 66 129 93
South East median annual salary £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.84% -13.64% -8.33%
10th Percentile £38,250 £31,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £67,500 £67,500
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 the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6,316 4,793 4,649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.91% 16.14% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5,271 4,104 3,985
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in the South East

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in the South East

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the South East over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in the South East

Amazon EC2
Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 23 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
Thames Valley +16 59 £67,000 +8.94% 9
Berkshire +25 43 £72,250 +60.56% 5
Hampshire -14 9 £56,250 +69.17% 4
Oxfordshire -34 8 £40,500 -35.71% 3
Buckinghamshire - 8 £37,500 - 1
Surrey +11 5 £55,000 -15.38% 6
East Sussex - 3 £45,000 - 1
West Sussex -41 2 £60,000 +76.47%
Kent +13 1 - - 3
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 79 (98.75%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (82.50%) Linux
3 54 (67.50%) Amazon S3
4 42 (52.50%) Python
5 41 (51.25%) Amazon RDS
6 38 (47.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 37 (46.25%) Ansible
8 29 (36.25%) Windows
8 29 (36.25%) Microsoft Azure
9 27 (33.75%) Java
10 26 (32.50%) Puppet
10 26 (32.50%) DevOps
11 25 (31.25%) Amazon Glacier
12 24 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
12 24 (30.00%) Unix
13 23 (28.75%) Web Services
13 23 (28.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 22 (27.50%) Amazon ELB
14 22 (27.50%) Bash Shell
15 20 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
16 19 (23.75%) Jenkins
17 18 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
18 17 (21.25%) Apache
18 17 (21.25%) SQL
18 17 (21.25%) MySQL
18 17 (21.25%) OpenStack
19 16 (20.00%) Docker
19 16 (20.00%) Terraform
19 16 (20.00%) PostgreSQL

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 17 (21.25%) Apache
1 17 (21.25%) OpenStack
2 8 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.75%) Confluence
4 4 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.00%) nginx
5 3 (3.75%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (3.75%) IIS
5 3 (3.75%) Smallworld
6 2 (2.50%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.50%) CMS
6 2 (2.50%) Drupal
6 2 (2.50%) SAS
6 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.50%) WordPress
7 1 (1.25%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.25%) JBoss
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 79 (98.75%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (67.50%) Amazon S3
3 38 (47.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 29 (36.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 25 (31.25%) Amazon Glacier
6 24 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 23 (28.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 22 (27.50%) Amazon ELB
9 13 (16.25%) Serverless
10 12 (15.00%) AWS Lambda
11 10 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
12 9 (11.25%) Amazon EMR
13 7 (8.75%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (8.75%) GitHub
14 6 (7.50%) Amazon Kinesis
14 6 (7.50%) Azure Active Directory
15 4 (5.00%) IaaS
15 4 (5.00%) SaaS
16 3 (3.75%) Datadog
16 3 (3.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.50%) Network Security
2 12 (15.00%) DNS
2 12 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (11.25%) DHCP
3 9 (11.25%) LAN
3 9 (11.25%) WAN
4 7 (8.75%) FCoE
4 7 (8.75%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (8.75%) iSCSI
4 7 (8.75%) NAS
4 7 (8.75%) SAN
5 6 (7.50%) VPN
6 5 (6.25%) Firewall
7 2 (2.50%) HTTP
7 2 (2.50%) SMTP
8 1 (1.25%) SSH
8 1 (1.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (51.25%) Amazon RDS
2 17 (21.25%) MySQL
3 16 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (11.25%) Amazon Redshift
4 9 (11.25%) Relational Database
5 8 (10.00%) Amazon Aurora
6 7 (8.75%) Cosmos DB
6 7 (8.75%) RDBMS
7 6 (7.50%) NoSQL
7 6 (7.50%) Oracle Database
8 5 (6.25%) Redis
8 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
9 4 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (3.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (3.75%) GIS
10 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (2.50%) MariaDB
11 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
11 2 (2.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 19 (23.75%) Jenkins
2 11 (13.75%) Git (software)
3 10 (12.50%) JIRA
4 7 (8.75%) Bitbucket
5 5 (6.25%) Subversion
5 5 (6.25%) Vagrant
6 3 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.50%) GitLab
7 2 (2.50%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (2.50%) Selenium
7 2 (2.50%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.25%) Gradle
8 1 (1.25%) Hudson
8 1 (1.25%) jMock
8 1 (1.25%) Mockito
8 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.00%) Banking
3 7 (8.75%) Finance
4 4 (5.00%) Retail
5 3 (3.75%) Games
6 2 (2.50%) Publishing
7 1 (1.25%) Automotive
7 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (31.25%) AWS Engineer
2 22 (27.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 17 (21.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (13.75%) Developer
6 9 (11.25%) Architect
6 9 (11.25%) AWS DevOps
7 7 (8.75%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Administrator
8 6 (7.50%) AWS Administrator
8 6 (7.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (7.50%) Lead Architect
8 6 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (7.50%) Unix Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.75%) Web Services
2 6 (7.50%) CSS
2 6 (7.50%) HTML
2 6 (7.50%) LAMP
2 6 (7.50%) REST
2 6 (7.50%) Spring
3 5 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (5.00%) LESS
4 4 (5.00%) Node.js
4 4 (5.00%) Sass
5 3 (3.75%) .NET
5 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.75%) Django
5 3 (3.75%) Hibernate
5 3 (3.75%) Laravel
5 3 (3.75%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (3.75%) RESTful
5 3 (3.75%) SAML
5 3 (3.75%) SOAP
5 3 (3.75%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Linux Command Line
1 9 (11.25%) Replication
2 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.75%) Clustering
4 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.50%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.50%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.50%) FMCG
5 2 (2.50%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.25%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.25%) PKI
6 1 (1.25%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 66 (82.50%) Linux
2 29 (36.25%) Windows
3 24 (30.00%) Unix
4 18 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (16.25%) Windows Server
6 11 (13.75%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.75%) CentOS
7 3 (3.75%) Debian
7 3 (3.75%) Solaris
8 2 (2.50%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.25%) SUSE
9 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) DevOps
2 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.25%) ITIL
4 12 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (15.00%) Workflow
5 11 (13.75%) Configuration Management
5 11 (13.75%) Open Source
6 10 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
6 10 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
7 9 (11.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (11.25%) Kanban
7 9 (11.25%) Scrum
8 8 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (10.00%) Task Automation
9 7 (8.75%) Coaching
9 7 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.75%) Identity Access Management
9 7 (8.75%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (7.50%) High Availability
10 6 (7.50%) Vendor Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (52.50%) Python
2 27 (33.75%) Java
3 22 (27.50%) Bash Shell
4 17 (21.25%) SQL
5 15 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 11 (13.75%) Perl
6 11 (13.75%) PHP
6 11 (13.75%) Ruby
7 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 6 (7.50%) Scala
9 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.75%) C#
10 3 (3.75%) Korn
10 3 (3.75%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.50%) Apex Code
11 2 (2.50%) Java 8
11 2 (2.50%) R
11 2 (2.50%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.25%) ES6
12 1 (1.25%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) MCSA
2 6 (7.50%) MCSE
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.25%) AWS Certification
4 3 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
1 4 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (20.00%) Docker
2 10 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.25%) Active Directory
4 7 (8.75%) Samba
5 3 (3.75%) KVM
5 3 (3.75%) Xen
5 3 (3.75%) XenServer
6 2 (2.50%) vCloud
7 1 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (1.25%) iptables
7 1 (1.25%) LXC
7 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 37 (46.25%) Ansible
2 26 (32.50%) Puppet
3 20 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (20.00%) Terraform
5 11 (13.75%) Kubernetes
6 7 (8.75%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 4 (5.00%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (5.00%) Grafana
7 4 (5.00%) Prometheus
8 3 (3.75%) Packer
8 3 (3.75%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (3.75%) ZABBIX
9 2 (2.50%) Kibana
9 2 (2.50%) logstash
9 2 (2.50%) Nagios
9 2 (2.50%) Observium
10 1 (1.25%) Consul
10 1 (1.25%) Fail2ban
Vendors
1 11 (13.75%) Oracle
1 11 (13.75%) Red Hat
2 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.50%) VMware
3 7 (8.75%) Centrify
4 4 (5.00%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.50%) Cognos
5 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.50%) Tableau
6 1 (1.25%) Google
6 1 (1.25%) Lets Encrypt
6 1 (1.25%) TIBCO