Period
to 17 January 2019

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

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 410 439 508
Rank change year-on-year +29 +69 +22
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 113 115 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.37% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.93% 1.94% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 83 93 70
South East median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £37,750 £41,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £68,000
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 the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 5,855 5,926 4,460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.91% 19.26% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4,887 4,909 3,732
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 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
Thames Valley +41 87 £65,000 +5.69% 10
Berkshire +40 63 £75,000 +50.00% 6
Oxfordshire +15 15 £70,000 +13.82% 2
Buckinghamshire +31 9 £55,000 -4.35% 2
East Sussex +14 9 £40,000 -42.86% 1
Surrey +24 8 £47,500 +5.56% 4
Hampshire +14 5 £47,500 -13.64% 5
West Sussex -25 4 £60,000 +20.00%
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 111 (98.23%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (77.88%) Amazon S3
3 75 (66.37%) Amazon RDS
4 64 (56.64%) Java
5 62 (54.87%) Python
6 57 (50.44%) Serverless
7 54 (47.79%) AWS Lambda
8 53 (46.90%) Web Services
9 51 (45.13%) Linux
9 51 (45.13%) SQL
10 47 (41.59%) Microsoft Azure
11 45 (39.82%) Amazon SQS
12 43 (38.05%) Microsoft
13 41 (36.28%) Amazon EMR
14 40 (35.40%) DevOps
15 38 (33.63%) Relational Database
15 38 (33.63%) RDBMS
15 38 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
16 37 (32.74%) Amazon Redshift
17 36 (31.86%) Shell Script
18 35 (30.97%) Active Directory
19 32 (28.32%) Microsoft Certification
19 32 (28.32%) Windows
19 32 (28.32%) MCSE
20 31 (27.43%) MCSA
20 31 (27.43%) .NET
20 31 (27.43%) Network Security
20 31 (27.43%) Amazon Kinesis
20 31 (27.43%) AWS CloudFormation
20 31 (27.43%) Presales

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 15 (13.27%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (10.62%) nginx
3 10 (8.85%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.19%) Confluence
5 6 (5.31%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.54%) Apache Pig
6 4 (3.54%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.77%) Apache
8 1 (0.88%) JBoss
8 1 (0.88%) WildFly
8 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (22.12%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 111 (98.23%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (77.88%) Amazon S3
3 57 (50.44%) Serverless
4 54 (47.79%) AWS Lambda
5 47 (41.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 45 (39.82%) Amazon SQS
7 41 (36.28%) Amazon EMR
8 31 (27.43%) Amazon Kinesis
8 31 (27.43%) AWS CloudFormation
8 31 (27.43%) Azure Active Directory
9 25 (22.12%) Office 365
9 25 (22.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 20 (17.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 18 (15.93%) Route 53
12 17 (15.04%) Cloud Computing
13 15 (13.27%) Amazon ELB
13 15 (13.27%) GitHub
14 10 (8.85%) Amazon Glacier
15 9 (7.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 9 (7.96%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 31 (27.43%) Network Security
2 15 (13.27%) Firewall
3 9 (7.96%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.19%) H.323
4 7 (6.19%) VPN
5 6 (5.31%) DNS
5 6 (5.31%) LAN
5 6 (5.31%) WAN
6 4 (3.54%) HTTP
6 4 (3.54%) SNMP
6 4 (3.54%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.65%) DHCP
7 3 (2.65%) FCoE
7 3 (2.65%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (2.65%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.65%) NAS
7 3 (2.65%) SAN
7 3 (2.65%) SSH
7 3 (2.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (66.37%) Amazon RDS
2 38 (33.63%) RDBMS
2 38 (33.63%) Relational Database
3 37 (32.74%) Amazon Redshift
4 31 (27.43%) Cosmos DB
5 19 (16.81%) MySQL
6 14 (12.39%) NoSQL
6 14 (12.39%) SQL Server
7 13 (11.50%) MongoDB
8 12 (10.62%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (9.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (7.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (7.08%) Big Data
10 8 (7.08%) MariaDB
11 7 (6.19%) Amazon Aurora
12 5 (4.42%) Power BI
13 4 (3.54%) Cloudera CDH
13 4 (3.54%) Data Lake
13 4 (3.54%) Spark SQL
13 4 (3.54%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 22 (19.47%) Git (software)
2 21 (18.58%) Jenkins
3 12 (10.62%) JIRA
3 12 (10.62%) Subversion
4 10 (8.85%) Cucumber
5 8 (7.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (6.19%) Selenium
7 5 (4.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (4.42%) JUnit
7 5 (4.42%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (3.54%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.54%) Spinnaker
8 4 (3.54%) Vagrant
9 3 (2.65%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (2.65%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.77%) GitLab
10 2 (1.77%) Maven
11 1 (0.88%) Ant
11 1 (0.88%) Hudson
11 1 (0.88%) jMock
General
1 10 (8.85%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.42%) Retail
4 4 (3.54%) Publishing
5 3 (2.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (29.20%) Architect
2 31 (27.43%) Cloud Architect
2 31 (27.43%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 31 (27.43%) Solutions Architect
3 27 (23.89%) Lead Architect
3 27 (23.89%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 23 (20.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (16.81%) Developer
6 11 (9.73%) AWS Engineer
6 11 (9.73%) Software Engineer
7 10 (8.85%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (6.19%) PHP Developer
8 7 (6.19%) Senior DevOps
8 7 (6.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.31%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.31%) PHP Web Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.31%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (46.90%) Web Services
2 31 (27.43%) .NET
3 26 (23.01%) ASP.NET Web API
4 25 (22.12%) ASP.NET
5 22 (19.47%) HTML
6 18 (15.93%) CSS
7 13 (11.50%) AngularJS
8 11 (9.73%) HTML5
9 10 (8.85%) jQuery
9 10 (8.85%) Spring Boot
10 9 (7.96%) Kafka
10 9 (7.96%) Laravel
11 8 (7.08%) JSON
11 8 (7.08%) LEMP Stack
11 8 (7.08%) Node.js
12 7 (6.19%) Django
12 7 (6.19%) React
12 7 (6.19%) Twisted
12 7 (6.19%) WebRTC
12 7 (6.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.73%) Private Cloud
2 10 (8.85%) Algorithms
3 8 (7.08%) Fintech
4 7 (6.19%) Replication
4 7 (6.19%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (5.31%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.31%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (5.31%) User Experience
6 5 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.54%) Public Cloud
8 3 (2.65%) PKI
9 2 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 51 (45.13%) Linux
2 32 (28.32%) Windows
3 12 (10.62%) Android
3 12 (10.62%) Apple iOS
4 11 (9.73%) Unix
5 8 (7.08%) Windows Server
6 7 (6.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.42%) Amazon Linux
7 5 (4.42%) Mac OS X
8 4 (3.54%) CentOS
9 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (35.40%) DevOps
2 38 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (27.43%) Identity Access Management
3 31 (27.43%) Presales
3 31 (27.43%) Thought Leadership
3 31 (27.43%) Vendor Relationship Management
4 25 (22.12%) Enterprise Architecture
4 25 (22.12%) Project Management
4 25 (22.12%) Scrum
5 22 (19.47%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (15.93%) Open Source
7 17 (15.04%) Configuration Management
8 16 (14.16%) Microservices
9 15 (13.27%) High Availability
9 15 (13.27%) Kanban
10 14 (12.39%) Analytics
11 13 (11.50%) OO
12 12 (10.62%) Android Development
12 12 (10.62%) Data Protection
12 12 (10.62%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (56.64%) Java
2 62 (54.87%) Python
3 51 (45.13%) SQL
4 36 (31.86%) Shell Script
5 30 (26.55%) JavaScript
6 29 (25.66%) Scala
7 25 (22.12%) PL/SQL
8 19 (16.81%) Bash Shell
8 19 (16.81%) Ruby
9 14 (12.39%) PHP
9 14 (12.39%) PowerShell
10 8 (7.08%) Go
11 7 (6.19%) C
11 7 (6.19%) C#
11 7 (6.19%) C++
11 7 (6.19%) Objective-C
12 5 (4.42%) Apple Swift
13 4 (3.54%) Java 8
13 4 (3.54%) Perl
13 4 (3.54%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (28.32%) MCSE
1 32 (28.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (27.43%) MCSA
3 25 (22.12%) Security Cleared
4 13 (11.50%) Degree
5 8 (7.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (4.42%) DBS Check
7 3 (2.65%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.62%) GDPR
2 5 (4.42%) QA
3 3 (2.65%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.65%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (30.97%) Active Directory
2 29 (25.66%) Docker
3 19 (16.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (12.39%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (3.54%) Apache Flume
5 4 (3.54%) HDFS
5 4 (3.54%) VMware Server
6 3 (2.65%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.65%) iptables
6 3 (2.65%) LXC
6 3 (2.65%) Samba
7 2 (1.77%) KVM
7 2 (1.77%) Xen
7 2 (1.77%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (19.47%) Kubernetes
1 22 (19.47%) Puppet
2 20 (17.70%) Ansible
2 20 (17.70%) Terraform
3 18 (15.93%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (7.96%) Nagios
5 8 (7.08%) Kibana
6 5 (4.42%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (3.54%) Mesos
7 4 (3.54%) Oozie
7 4 (3.54%) Rancher
7 4 (3.54%) Rundeck
7 4 (3.54%) Salt
8 3 (2.65%) Fail2ban
8 3 (2.65%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (2.65%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 2 (1.77%) Packer
10 1 (0.88%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 43 (38.05%) Microsoft
2 26 (23.01%) VMware
3 13 (11.50%) Oracle
4 10 (8.85%) Red Hat
5 9 (7.96%) Tableau
6 8 (7.08%) Google
7 6 (5.31%) Dynatrace
8 5 (4.42%) Cognos
9 4 (3.54%) Cloudera
9 4 (3.54%) Hortonworks
10 3 (2.65%) Centrify
10 3 (2.65%) Lets Encrypt
10 3 (2.65%) Zend
11 1 (0.88%) New Relic
11 1 (0.88%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds