Period
to 12 June 2021

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 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England > South East
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 297 307 433
Rank change year-on-year +10 +126 +43
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 92 83 78
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.62% 0.55% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.59% 1.72% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 39 71 60
10th Percentile £28,250 £42,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £39,375 £47,500 £50,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £66,250
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% -1.89% +6.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £77,813
90th Percentile £84,350 £80,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +7.69%

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 5,800 4,824 6,846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.28% 31.84% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4,559 4,159 5,856
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £41,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,200 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon EC2 in the South East over the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

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 12 June 2021. 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
Hampshire +5 35 £66,250 -19.21% 4
Surrey +7 23 £71,250 -10.94% 1
Thames Valley -32 21 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Berkshire -28 15 £53,750 -17.31% 5
Kent - 6 £30,500 -
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £50,000 +14.94%
Oxfordshire +3 1 £60,000 +26.32% 1
West Sussex - 1 £32,500 - 1
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, 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 86 (93.48%) AWS
2 54 (58.70%) Amazon S3
3 52 (56.52%) Linux
4 51 (55.43%) DevOps
4 51 (55.43%) Terraform
5 45 (48.91%) Microservices
6 42 (45.65%) Jenkins
7 37 (40.22%) REST
8 36 (39.13%) Python
9 34 (36.96%) Finance
10 33 (35.87%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (35.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 33 (35.87%) Ansible
10 33 (35.87%) Docker
11 31 (33.70%) User Experience
11 31 (33.70%) Amazon RDS
12 30 (32.61%) AWS Lambda
12 30 (32.61%) Serverless
13 29 (31.52%) Java
14 28 (30.43%) Technical Leadership
15 27 (29.35%) Social Skills
15 27 (29.35%) Unix
15 27 (29.35%) Degree
15 27 (29.35%) Computer Science
15 27 (29.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 26 (28.26%) Kafka
16 26 (28.26%) Banking
17 24 (26.09%) Relational Database
18 23 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
18 23 (25.00%) MariaDB

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 22 (23.91%) Apache Spark
1 22 (23.91%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (7.61%) Apache
2 7 (7.61%) Confluence
2 7 (7.61%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (6.52%) WordPress
4 2 (2.17%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 86 (93.48%) AWS
2 54 (58.70%) Amazon S3
3 30 (32.61%) AWS Lambda
3 30 (32.61%) Serverless
4 27 (29.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 23 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
6 20 (21.74%) Amazon EKS
7 19 (20.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 15 (16.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 15 (16.30%) npm
9 13 (14.13%) Route 53
10 12 (13.04%) Amazon ELB
10 12 (13.04%) Amazon SQS
11 11 (11.96%) GitHub
12 9 (9.78%) Amazon Cognito
12 9 (9.78%) Azure
12 9 (9.78%) Power Platform
13 8 (8.70%) Amazon ECS
13 8 (8.70%) Apigee
14 5 (5.43%) AWS Direct Connect
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) DNS
2 6 (6.52%) Firewall
2 6 (6.52%) HTTP
2 6 (6.52%) Internet
2 6 (6.52%) VPN
3 5 (5.43%) BGP
3 5 (5.43%) Broadband
3 5 (5.43%) DHCP
3 5 (5.43%) HTTPS
3 5 (5.43%) IPsec
3 5 (5.43%) IPv6
3 5 (5.43%) Network Security
3 5 (5.43%) OpenVPN
3 5 (5.43%) SNMP
4 2 (2.17%) 5G
4 2 (2.17%) SSH
5 1 (1.09%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (35.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 31 (33.70%) Amazon RDS
3 24 (26.09%) Relational Database
4 23 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 23 (25.00%) MariaDB
5 22 (23.91%) Big Data
5 22 (23.91%) HBase
6 19 (20.65%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (10.87%) Data Lake
8 9 (9.78%) Power BI
9 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
10 4 (4.35%) InfluxDB
11 3 (3.26%) MySQL
12 2 (2.17%) Tableau
12 2 (2.17%) Tableau Server
13 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
13 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
13 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 42 (45.65%) Jenkins
2 22 (23.91%) Git (software)
3 17 (18.48%) JIRA
4 16 (17.39%) GitLab
5 9 (9.78%) Babel
5 9 (9.78%) webpack
6 8 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (8.70%) Bitbucket
7 5 (5.43%) Metasploit
8 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.17%) Cypress.io
8 2 (2.17%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.17%) Maven
8 2 (2.17%) PHPUnit
8 2 (2.17%) Postman
8 2 (2.17%) Selenium
8 2 (2.17%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.09%) JUnit
9 1 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (36.96%) Finance
2 27 (29.35%) Social Skills
3 26 (28.26%) Banking
4 22 (23.91%) Law
4 22 (23.91%) Presentation Skills
5 11 (11.96%) Marketing
6 9 (9.78%) Telecoms
6 9 (9.78%) Wearables
7 8 (8.70%) Automotive
8 3 (3.26%) Public Sector
9 2 (2.17%) Electronics
9 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
9 2 (2.17%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 21 (22.83%) Principal Engineer
2 19 (20.65%) Developer
3 17 (18.48%) Architect
3 17 (18.48%) Software Engineer
4 16 (17.39%) Principal Software Engineer
4 16 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (9.78%) React Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Applications Architect
7 6 (6.52%) Junior
7 6 (6.52%) Junior Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Junior WordPress Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Principal Architect
7 6 (6.52%) Software Architect
7 6 (6.52%) WordPress Developer
8 5 (5.43%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (5.43%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (40.22%) REST
2 26 (28.26%) Kafka
3 23 (25.00%) Spring
3 23 (25.00%) Web Services
4 22 (23.91%) Drools
4 22 (23.91%) Lambda Expressions
4 22 (23.91%) Middleware
4 22 (23.91%) RabbitMQ
4 22 (23.91%) Spring Boot
5 14 (15.22%) React
5 14 (15.22%) RESTful
6 13 (14.13%) Elastic Stack
7 10 (10.87%) React Native
7 10 (10.87%) Symfony
8 9 (9.78%) D3.js
8 9 (9.78%) Keras
8 9 (9.78%) NumPy
8 9 (9.78%) Pandas
8 9 (9.78%) TensorFlow
9 8 (8.70%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (33.70%) User Experience
2 12 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (11.96%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (9.78%) 3D Graphics
5 6 (6.52%) BYOD
6 5 (5.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (3.26%) Public Cloud
9 2 (2.17%) Replication
10 1 (1.09%) Biotechnology
10 1 (1.09%) Cloud Native
10 1 (1.09%) Clustering
10 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (1.09%) PMI
10 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
10 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 52 (56.52%) Linux
2 27 (29.35%) Unix
3 9 (9.78%) Android
3 9 (9.78%) Apple iOS
4 8 (8.70%) CentOS
5 5 (5.43%) Kali Linux
6 2 (2.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (55.43%) DevOps
2 45 (48.91%) Microservices
3 33 (35.87%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (30.43%) Technical Leadership
5 27 (29.35%) Computer Science
6 23 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 22 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (23.91%) Digital Banking
8 17 (18.48%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (17.39%) Business Continuity
9 16 (17.39%) DevSecOps
10 15 (16.30%) Web Design
11 14 (15.22%) Machine Learning
12 12 (13.04%) Information Security
13 11 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (11.96%) Digital Marketing
14 10 (10.87%) Deployment Automation
14 10 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (10.87%) Front End Development
14 10 (10.87%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 36 (39.13%) Python
2 29 (31.52%) Java
3 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
4 16 (17.39%) PHP
4 16 (17.39%) SQL
5 12 (13.04%) Bash Shell
6 9 (9.78%) Shell Script
7 6 (6.52%) C#
7 6 (6.52%) ES6
8 5 (5.43%) Go
9 1 (1.09%) Perl
9 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (29.35%) Degree
2 11 (11.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (35.87%) Docker
2 9 (9.78%) Firmware
3 5 (5.43%) iptables
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.09%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 51 (55.43%) Terraform
2 33 (35.87%) Ansible
3 19 (20.65%) Kubernetes
4 17 (18.48%) Grafana
5 12 (13.04%) Puppet
6 9 (9.78%) Prometheus
7 6 (6.52%) ZABBIX
8 5 (5.43%) Icinga
8 5 (5.43%) Nessus
8 5 (5.43%) Nmap
9 1 (1.09%) Cobbler
9 1 (1.09%) Data Guard
9 1 (1.09%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (6.52%) Oracle
1 6 (6.52%) Sage
1 6 (6.52%) Zend
2 5 (5.43%) Qualys
3 4 (4.35%) IBM
4 3 (3.26%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.17%) SAP
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco
6 1 (1.09%) Google
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.09%) Nokia
6 1 (1.09%) Percona
6 1 (1.09%) Red Hat