Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 462 466 570
Rank change year-on-year +4 +104 -40
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 87 79 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.35% 1.78% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 78 96 77
South East median annual salary £62,500 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.06% -19.05% +10.53%
10th Percentile £41,500 £32,375 £42,750
90th Percentile £88,250 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% - +10.00%

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 6,466 4,427 4,513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.54% 14.91% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5,347 3,787 3,847
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,700 £72,600
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 +25 51 £70,000 +40.00% 6
Berkshire +13 33 £74,000 +40.95% 5
Surrey +9 16 £45,000 -33.33%
Oxfordshire -14 14 £61,500 +23.00% 1
Hampshire - 10 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire -7 4 £26,000 +23.81%
East Sussex - 3 £70,000 - 1
West Sussex -28 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 86 (98.85%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (63.22%) Amazon S3
3 54 (62.07%) Linux
4 45 (51.72%) Python
5 33 (37.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 32 (36.78%) Java
7 31 (35.63%) Amazon RDS
8 28 (32.18%) DevOps
9 27 (31.03%) Ansible
10 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (26.44%) MySQL
11 23 (26.44%) Amazon Glacier
11 23 (26.44%) AWS CloudFormation
12 22 (25.29%) Jenkins
12 22 (25.29%) Puppet
13 21 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
14 19 (21.84%) Docker
14 19 (21.84%) Unix
15 17 (19.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (18.39%) OpenStack
16 16 (18.39%) Firewall
16 16 (18.39%) Windows
16 16 (18.39%) Terraform
16 16 (18.39%) Amazon ELB
17 15 (17.24%) Telecoms
18 14 (16.09%) Software Engineering
18 14 (16.09%) Route 53
18 14 (16.09%) CloudFront
18 14 (16.09%) Bash Shell
18 14 (16.09%) Continuous Integration

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 (18.39%) OpenStack
2 12 (13.79%) Apache
3 8 (9.20%) WordPress
4 4 (4.60%) Confluence
4 4 (4.60%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.30%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.30%) SAS
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.15%) CMS
6 1 (1.15%) Drupal
6 1 (1.15%) JBoss
6 1 (1.15%) nginx
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.15%) Smallworld
6 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 86 (98.85%) Amazon AWS
2 55 (63.22%) Amazon S3
3 33 (37.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 23 (26.44%) Amazon Glacier
4 23 (26.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 21 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (18.39%) Amazon ELB
7 14 (16.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 14 (16.09%) CloudFront
7 14 (16.09%) Route 53
8 13 (14.94%) SaaS
9 7 (8.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 5 (5.75%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (5.75%) Serverless
11 4 (4.60%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (4.60%) GitHub
11 4 (4.60%) IaaS
12 3 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (2.30%) Heroku
13 2 (2.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.39%) Firewall
2 13 (14.94%) VPN
3 10 (11.49%) TCP/IP
4 8 (9.20%) LAN
4 8 (9.20%) WAN
5 6 (6.90%) Network Security
6 5 (5.75%) HTTP
6 5 (5.75%) VoIP
7 4 (4.60%) DHCP
7 4 (4.60%) DNS
8 2 (2.30%) FCoE
8 2 (2.30%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.30%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.30%) NAS
8 2 (2.30%) SAN
8 2 (2.30%) SSL
9 1 (1.15%) FTP
9 1 (1.15%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (35.63%) Amazon RDS
2 23 (26.44%) MySQL
3 10 (11.49%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.05%) Oracle Database
4 7 (8.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (8.05%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.75%) Amazon Aurora
6 5 (5.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.15%) DB2
8 1 (1.15%) GIS
8 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (25.29%) Jenkins
2 12 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.20%) Cucumber
3 8 (9.20%) Selenium
4 7 (8.05%) JUnit
5 6 (6.90%) JMeter
6 5 (5.75%) Bitbucket
6 5 (5.75%) JIRA
6 5 (5.75%) Vagrant
7 4 (4.60%) Travis CI
8 3 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.45%) Hudson
9 2 (2.30%) Ant
9 2 (2.30%) Codeship
9 2 (2.30%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.30%) Subversion
10 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.15%) Maven
10 1 (1.15%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.15%) Toad
General
1 15 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.20%) Marketing
3 4 (4.60%) Banking
3 4 (4.60%) Finance
3 4 (4.60%) Retail
4 2 (2.30%) Games
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
5 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (27.59%) Cloud Engineer
2 23 (26.44%) AWS Engineer
3 18 (20.69%) Developer
4 14 (16.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (14.94%) AWS DevOps
6 11 (12.64%) Architect
6 11 (12.64%) Software Engineer
7 10 (11.49%) Java Engineer
7 10 (11.49%) Java Software Engineer
8 9 (10.34%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 9 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (10.34%) Java Developer
8 9 (10.34%) Java Programmer
8 9 (10.34%) Java Software Developer
8 9 (10.34%) MySQL Developer
8 9 (10.34%) Programmer
8 9 (10.34%) Software Programmer
9 7 (8.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (8.05%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (8.05%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.94%) Web Services
2 11 (12.64%) Hibernate
2 11 (12.64%) Spring
3 10 (11.49%) ActiveMQ
3 10 (11.49%) CSS
3 10 (11.49%) HTML
4 9 (10.34%) HTML5
4 9 (10.34%) Node.js
5 8 (9.20%) AngularJS
6 7 (8.05%) Ionic Framework
6 7 (8.05%) RESTful
6 7 (8.05%) Sass
7 4 (4.60%) LAMP
8 3 (3.45%) Django
8 3 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (2.30%) LDAP
9 2 (2.30%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (2.30%) REST
9 2 (2.30%) Servlets
9 2 (2.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.49%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.60%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.30%) Replication
6 1 (1.15%) Clustering
6 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.15%) Online Games
6 1 (1.15%) Social Media
6 1 (1.15%) User Experience
6 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 54 (62.07%) Linux
2 19 (21.84%) Unix
3 17 (19.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (18.39%) Windows
5 8 (9.20%) Windows Server
6 7 (8.05%) Solaris
6 7 (8.05%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.45%) CentOS
7 3 (3.45%) Debian
8 2 (2.30%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (2.30%) SUSE
8 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.18%) DevOps
2 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (16.09%) Software Engineering
4 13 (14.94%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (13.79%) Configuration Management
6 9 (10.34%) ITIL
6 9 (10.34%) Workflow
7 8 (9.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (9.20%) Deployment Automation
7 8 (9.20%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (9.20%) High Availability
7 8 (9.20%) Integration Testing
7 8 (9.20%) Test Automation
8 7 (8.05%) BDD
8 7 (8.05%) Front End Development
8 7 (8.05%) Web Development
9 6 (6.90%) Load Balancing
9 6 (6.90%) Manual Testing
9 6 (6.90%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (51.72%) Python
2 32 (36.78%) Java
3 14 (16.09%) Bash Shell
4 12 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 12 (13.79%) Ruby
5 11 (12.64%) Shell Script
6 10 (11.49%) Perl
6 10 (11.49%) PHP
7 6 (6.90%) C
7 6 (6.90%) C++
8 3 (3.45%) SQL
9 2 (2.30%) Scala
10 1 (1.15%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.15%) C#
10 1 (1.15%) Go
10 1 (1.15%) Groovy
10 1 (1.15%) Haskell
10 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) AWS Certification
3 3 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.64%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (21.84%) Docker
2 5 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.60%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.45%) KVM
5 2 (2.30%) Samba
5 2 (2.30%) vCloud
6 1 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 27 (31.03%) Ansible
2 22 (25.29%) Puppet
3 16 (18.39%) Terraform
4 12 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (8.05%) Kubernetes
5 7 (8.05%) Packer
6 6 (6.90%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (5.75%) Grafana
8 4 (4.60%) Consul
9 3 (3.45%) Kibana
10 2 (2.30%) logstash
10 2 (2.30%) Observium
10 2 (2.30%) vRealize Orchestrator
11 1 (1.15%) CFEngine
11 1 (1.15%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Oracle
2 5 (5.75%) VMware
3 4 (4.60%) Splunk
4 3 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.30%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.30%) Centrify
5 2 (2.30%) Google
6 1 (1.15%) Adobe
6 1 (1.15%) Capita
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.15%) webMethods