Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 421 499 526
Rank change year-on-year +78 +27 +9
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 132 88 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.37% 1.90% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 116 89 116
South East median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -15.38% +35.42%
10th Percentile £31,000 £45,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £74,500 £80,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500

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 5571 4626 4132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.33% 13.15% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4634 3907 3350
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +66 77 £61,500 +11.82% 3
Oxfordshire +43 48 £62,500 +25.00% 1
West Sussex +32 32 £42,500 -15.00%
Berkshire +36 26 £50,000 -11.11% 2
Surrey 0 8 £48,750 -25.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 3 £57,500 +15.00%
East Sussex -10 3 £70,000 +55.56%
Hampshire +19 2 £33,250 -33.50%
Middlesex - 2 - -
Kent - 1 £55,000 -
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 131 (99.24%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (53.03%) Linux
3 69 (52.27%) Python
3 69 (52.27%) Amazon S3
4 67 (50.76%) Java
5 56 (42.42%) DevOps
6 44 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
7 43 (32.58%) Bash Shell
8 40 (30.30%) Docker
9 37 (28.03%) Amazon ELB
10 36 (27.27%) Web Services
11 35 (26.52%) Scrum
12 34 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
14 32 (24.24%) JavaScript
14 32 (24.24%) Puppet
14 32 (24.24%) Degree
14 32 (24.24%) QA
15 31 (23.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 30 (22.73%) Jenkins
17 29 (21.97%) MySQL
18 28 (21.21%) C
19 27 (20.45%) C++
19 27 (20.45%) JUnit
19 27 (20.45%) Cucumber
19 27 (20.45%) Selenium
19 27 (20.45%) Test Automation
19 27 (20.45%) Ansible
20 25 (18.94%) Git (software)
20 25 (18.94%) Shell Script

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 16 (12.12%) Apache
2 14 (10.61%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (7.58%) Apache Spark
3 10 (7.58%) OpenStack
4 5 (3.79%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (3.03%) Confluence
6 2 (1.52%) WordPress
7 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.76%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 131 (99.24%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (52.27%) Amazon S3
3 37 (28.03%) Amazon ELB
4 31 (23.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 22 (16.67%) Route 53
6 18 (13.64%) AWS CloudFormation
7 16 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (11.36%) Amazon SQS
9 12 (9.09%) SaaS
10 7 (5.30%) CloudFront
11 6 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (4.55%) IaaS
11 6 (4.55%) Serverless
12 5 (3.79%) Heroku
13 4 (3.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (3.03%) Amazon Glacier
13 4 (3.03%) Amazon Kinesis
14 3 (2.27%) AWS CloudTrail
15 2 (1.52%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.39%) Firewall
2 16 (12.12%) TCP/IP
3 15 (11.36%) VPN
4 14 (10.61%) SSL
5 13 (9.85%) DNS
5 13 (9.85%) FTP
5 13 (9.85%) SNMP
6 12 (9.09%) DHCP
7 7 (5.30%) VoIP
8 4 (3.03%) HTTP
8 4 (3.03%) Internet
9 2 (1.52%) LAN
9 2 (1.52%) WAN
10 1 (0.76%) SSH
10 1 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 29 (21.97%) MySQL
3 17 (12.88%) SQL Server
4 15 (11.36%) Big Data
5 13 (9.85%) DB2
5 13 (9.85%) NoSQL
6 10 (7.58%) Data Lake
6 10 (7.58%) Hadoop
7 9 (6.82%) Redis
7 9 (6.82%) Relational Database
8 6 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (3.79%) Data Mining
10 4 (3.03%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.52%) SQLite
12 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 30 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 27 (20.45%) Cucumber
2 27 (20.45%) JUnit
2 27 (20.45%) Selenium
3 25 (18.94%) Git (software)
4 19 (14.39%) JMeter
5 15 (11.36%) JIRA
6 13 (9.85%) Ant
6 13 (9.85%) Maven
6 13 (9.85%) Sonatype Nexus
6 13 (9.85%) Toad
7 10 (7.58%) Subversion
8 9 (6.82%) JSUnit
8 9 (6.82%) Visual Studio
9 7 (5.30%) Travis CI
10 6 (4.55%) SoapUI
11 3 (2.27%) Bitbucket
12 2 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.52%) Codeship
12 2 (1.52%) IntelliJ
General
1 24 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.03%) Games
4 3 (2.27%) Finance
4 3 (2.27%) Retail
5 2 (1.52%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (31.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (21.97%) AWS Engineer
3 27 (20.45%) Cloud Engineer
4 24 (18.18%) AWS DevOps
5 21 (15.91%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 18 (13.64%) Developer
6 18 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
7 12 (9.09%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 11 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
8 11 (8.33%) Big Data Engineer
8 11 (8.33%) Test Leader
9 10 (7.58%) .NET Developer
9 10 (7.58%) Data Engineer
9 10 (7.58%) Java Engineer
10 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 9 (6.82%) Linux Scripter
10 9 (6.82%) Software Developer
10 9 (6.82%) SQL Developer
10 9 (6.82%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (27.27%) Web Services
2 18 (13.64%) HTML
3 17 (12.88%) CSS
4 14 (10.61%) LAMP
5 12 (9.09%) jQuery
6 10 (7.58%) .NET
7 9 (6.82%) .NET Framework
7 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET
7 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (6.82%) Entity Framework
8 6 (4.55%) HTML5
9 5 (3.79%) REST
10 3 (2.27%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.27%) Hibernate
10 3 (2.27%) Memcached
10 3 (2.27%) Spring
10 3 (2.27%) YAML
11 2 (1.52%) Grails
11 2 (1.52%) React
11 2 (1.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.88%) Computer Science
2 13 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.03%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.27%) Online Games
4 3 (2.27%) User Experience
5 2 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.52%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.52%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.52%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.76%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 70 (53.03%) Linux
2 17 (12.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (11.36%) CentOS
4 10 (7.58%) Windows
5 9 (6.82%) Ubuntu
6 8 (6.06%) Unix
7 2 (1.52%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.52%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.76%) Android
8 1 (0.76%) Solaris
8 1 (0.76%) SUSE
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (42.42%) DevOps
2 35 (26.52%) Scrum
3 34 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (20.45%) Test Automation
5 23 (17.42%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (17.42%) Open Source
6 22 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 16 (12.12%) Continuous Deployment
8 14 (10.61%) Coaching
8 14 (10.61%) Mentoring
8 14 (10.61%) Network Design
9 13 (9.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (9.85%) Integration Testing
9 13 (9.85%) Manual Testing
9 13 (9.85%) Performance Testing
9 13 (9.85%) Software Engineering
10 11 (8.33%) BDD
10 11 (8.33%) TDD
11 10 (7.58%) Load Balancing
11 10 (7.58%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 69 (52.27%) Python
2 67 (50.76%) Java
3 43 (32.58%) Bash Shell
4 32 (24.24%) JavaScript
5 28 (21.21%) C
6 27 (20.45%) C++
7 25 (18.94%) Shell Script
8 24 (18.18%) Perl
9 20 (15.15%) SQL
10 18 (13.64%) PowerShell
11 16 (12.12%) PHP
12 15 (11.36%) Ruby
13 12 (9.09%) C#
13 12 (9.09%) Scala
14 9 (6.82%) VB.NET
15 5 (3.79%) R
16 3 (2.27%) VBScript
17 2 (1.52%) Clojure
17 2 (1.52%) Go
17 2 (1.52%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 32 (24.24%) Degree
2 3 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.52%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.52%) RHCE
4 1 (0.76%) CCNA
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.76%) MCSA
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (24.24%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (30.30%) Docker
2 10 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.55%) vSphere
4 5 (3.79%) vCloud
5 3 (2.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.27%) KVM
6 2 (1.52%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 33 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 32 (24.24%) Puppet
3 27 (20.45%) Ansible
4 12 (9.09%) Terraform
5 10 (7.58%) Mesos
6 5 (3.79%) CFEngine
6 5 (3.79%) Kubernetes
7 3 (2.27%) Consul
8 2 (1.52%) Grafana
8 2 (1.52%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.76%) Packer
9 1 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (11.36%) Oracle
2 10 (7.58%) Red Hat
2 10 (7.58%) VMware
3 6 (4.55%) Google
4 4 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.52%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.52%) Capita
5 2 (1.52%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.52%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.52%) Splunk
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco
6 1 (0.76%) HP
6 1 (0.76%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.76%) Twitter
6 1 (0.76%) Xamarin