Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 444 418 504
Rank change year-on-year -26 +86 +48
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 91 125 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.43% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.48% 2.48% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 70 129 99
South East median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09% -15.38%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,000 £47,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £63,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% - -

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 6,164 5,048 4,529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.84% 17.41% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5,185 4,238 3,843
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +6.32%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +15 63 £68,000 +10.57% 8
Berkshire +22 47 £72,500 +61.11% 5
East Sussex - 9 £45,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +22 8 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Oxfordshire -37 8 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Surrey +10 7 £47,500 -19.15% 2
Hampshire -9 7 £57,500 +72.93% 1
West Sussex -38 4 £60,000 +26.32%
Kent +16 1 - -
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 90 (98.90%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (70.33%) Amazon S3
3 59 (64.84%) Linux
3 59 (64.84%) Amazon RDS
4 49 (53.85%) Python
5 44 (48.35%) Java
6 34 (37.36%) Windows
7 33 (36.26%) SQL
7 33 (36.26%) Serverless
8 32 (35.16%) AWS Lambda
8 32 (35.16%) Web Services
9 31 (34.07%) Microsoft Azure
10 29 (31.87%) Bash Shell
10 29 (31.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 27 (29.67%) AWS CloudFormation
11 27 (29.67%) Ansible
11 27 (29.67%) Amazon SQS
12 26 (28.57%) Amazon EMR
13 25 (27.47%) Amazon Redshift
13 25 (27.47%) DevOps
13 25 (27.47%) Puppet
14 24 (26.37%) Shell Script
15 23 (25.27%) MySQL
15 23 (25.27%) Network Security
15 23 (25.27%) Opscode Chef
15 23 (25.27%) Amazon ELB
16 22 (24.18%) Microsoft
17 21 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (23.08%) Relational Database
17 21 (23.08%) Amazon CloudWatch

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 12 (13.19%) Apache
2 10 (10.99%) nginx
3 9 (9.89%) Tomcat
4 7 (7.69%) Confluence
5 6 (6.59%) OpenStack
6 5 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (3.30%) IIS
8 2 (2.20%) Apache Solr
8 2 (2.20%) JBoss
8 2 (2.20%) Smallworld
8 2 (2.20%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.20%) WildFly
9 1 (1.10%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (1.10%) CMS
9 1 (1.10%) Drupal
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 90 (98.90%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (70.33%) Amazon S3
3 33 (36.26%) Serverless
4 32 (35.16%) AWS Lambda
5 31 (34.07%) Microsoft Azure
6 29 (31.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 27 (29.67%) Amazon SQS
7 27 (29.67%) AWS CloudFormation
8 26 (28.57%) Amazon EMR
9 23 (25.27%) Amazon ELB
10 21 (23.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 19 (20.88%) Amazon Kinesis
11 19 (20.88%) Azure Active Directory
12 18 (19.78%) Amazon Glacier
13 12 (13.19%) Office 365
14 5 (5.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 5 (5.49%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (5.49%) GitHub
14 5 (5.49%) Route 53
15 4 (4.40%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.27%) Network Security
2 15 (16.48%) DNS
3 12 (13.19%) TCP/IP
4 10 (10.99%) DHCP
4 10 (10.99%) LAN
4 10 (10.99%) WAN
5 9 (9.89%) FCoE
5 9 (9.89%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (9.89%) iSCSI
5 9 (9.89%) NAS
5 9 (9.89%) SAN
6 5 (5.49%) Firewall
7 3 (3.30%) SSH
7 3 (3.30%) SSL
8 2 (2.20%) HTTP
8 2 (2.20%) SMTP
8 2 (2.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (64.84%) Amazon RDS
2 25 (27.47%) Amazon Redshift
3 23 (25.27%) MySQL
4 21 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 20 (21.98%) Cosmos DB
5 20 (21.98%) RDBMS
6 19 (20.88%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (12.09%) Amazon Aurora
8 8 (8.79%) SQL Server
9 7 (7.69%) NoSQL
9 7 (7.69%) Redis
10 5 (5.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (5.49%) MariaDB
10 5 (5.49%) Power BI
11 4 (4.40%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
12 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
13 2 (2.20%) GIS
14 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
14 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.89%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.89%) JIRA
3 6 (6.59%) Subversion
4 4 (4.40%) Bitbucket
4 4 (4.40%) Selenium
5 3 (3.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.20%) GitLab
6 2 (2.20%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.20%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.10%) Ant
7 1 (1.10%) Gradle
7 1 (1.10%) Hudson
7 1 (1.10%) jMock
7 1 (1.10%) JUnit
7 1 (1.10%) Mockito
7 1 (1.10%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (10.99%) Banking
2 9 (9.89%) Finance
3 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.40%) Publishing
5 3 (3.30%) Games
5 3 (3.30%) Retail
6 1 (1.10%) Automotive
6 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (20.88%) Architect
1 19 (20.88%) Cloud Architect
1 19 (20.88%) Developer
1 19 (20.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (19.78%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 18 (19.78%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (17.58%) AWS Engineer
3 16 (17.58%) Lead Architect
4 15 (16.48%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 14 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (8.79%) AWS Developer
7 8 (8.79%) PHP Developer
8 6 (6.59%) Administrator
8 6 (6.59%) AWS DevOps
8 6 (6.59%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) AWS Administrator
9 5 (5.49%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (35.16%) Web Services
2 12 (13.19%) .NET
2 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET
2 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (12.09%) CSS
3 11 (12.09%) HTML
4 8 (8.79%) Laravel
4 8 (8.79%) LEMP Stack
5 6 (6.59%) jQuery
5 6 (6.59%) Spring
6 5 (5.49%) LESS
6 5 (5.49%) Node.js
6 5 (5.49%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (5.49%) REST
6 5 (5.49%) Sass
6 5 (5.49%) Spring Boot
7 4 (4.40%) LAMP
7 4 (4.40%) RESTful
8 3 (3.30%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.30%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.38%) Replication
2 12 (13.19%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (9.89%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.30%) Clustering
4 3 (3.30%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.30%) Fintech
4 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.30%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.20%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.20%) FMCG
6 1 (1.10%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.10%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.10%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.10%) PKI
6 1 (1.10%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 59 (64.84%) Linux
2 34 (37.36%) Windows
3 17 (18.68%) Unix
4 15 (16.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 8 (8.79%) Ubuntu
7 5 (5.49%) Amazon Linux
8 4 (4.40%) Android
8 4 (4.40%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.40%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.20%) CentOS
10 1 (1.10%) Debian
10 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.47%) DevOps
2 21 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.98%) Identity Access Management
4 19 (20.88%) Vendor Relationship Management
5 18 (19.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 18 (19.78%) Presales
6 13 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
7 12 (13.19%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (13.19%) ITIL
7 12 (13.19%) Project Management
7 12 (13.19%) Scrum
8 11 (12.09%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (10.99%) Artificial Intelligence
9 10 (10.99%) Deployment Automation
9 10 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (10.99%) Kanban
9 10 (10.99%) Open Source
9 10 (10.99%) Task Automation
10 9 (9.89%) Configuration Management
10 9 (9.89%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 49 (53.85%) Python
2 44 (48.35%) Java
3 33 (36.26%) SQL
4 29 (31.87%) Bash Shell
5 24 (26.37%) Shell Script
6 18 (19.78%) PHP
7 15 (16.48%) Ruby
7 15 (16.48%) Scala
8 14 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 13 (14.29%) Perl
10 12 (13.19%) PL/SQL
11 6 (6.59%) PowerShell
12 5 (5.49%) R
13 4 (4.40%) Apple Swift
13 4 (4.40%) C#
14 3 (3.30%) Korn
14 3 (3.30%) TypeScript
15 2 (2.20%) Go
15 2 (2.20%) Java 8
16 1 (1.10%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 19 (20.88%) MCSA
1 19 (20.88%) MCSE
1 19 (20.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (14.29%) Degree
3 12 (13.19%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.40%) AWS Certification
4 4 (4.40%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) PCI DSS
1 3 (3.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 20 (21.98%) Active Directory
2 15 (16.48%) Docker
3 13 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (9.89%) Samba
5 4 (4.40%) KVM
5 4 (4.40%) Xen
5 4 (4.40%) XenServer
6 3 (3.30%) iptables
6 3 (3.30%) LXC
7 1 (1.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (29.67%) Ansible
2 25 (27.47%) Puppet
3 23 (25.27%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (16.48%) Terraform
5 9 (9.89%) Kubernetes
5 9 (9.89%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 5 (5.49%) Nagios
6 5 (5.49%) Prometheus
7 4 (4.40%) Grafana
8 3 (3.30%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (3.30%) Fail2ban
8 3 (3.30%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (3.30%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.10%) Kibana
9 1 (1.10%) logstash
9 1 (1.10%) Observium
9 1 (1.10%) Packer
Vendors
1 22 (24.18%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.58%) VMware
3 12 (13.19%) Red Hat
4 9 (9.89%) Centrify
5 7 (7.69%) Oracle
6 5 (5.49%) Cognos
6 5 (5.49%) Tableau
7 3 (3.30%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.30%) Lets Encrypt
8 2 (2.20%) Dynatrace
9 1 (1.10%) Google
9 1 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.10%) TIBCO