Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 438 499 534
Rank change year-on-year +61 +35 +6
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 114 64 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.37% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.91% 1.46% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 92 71 113
South East median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £41,500 £41,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +14.58%

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 5,975 4,382 4,247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.33% 13.96% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4,938 3,669 3,551
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +47 61 £61,500 +11.82% 5
Berkshire +36 29 £50,000 -23.08% 4
Oxfordshire -1 29 £61,500 +23.00%
Surrey +22 20 £45,000 -28.00% 3
West Sussex +5 14 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Hampshire -14 7 £55,000 +10.00%
Buckinghamshire +6 3 £57,500 +173.81% 1
East Sussex -24 3 £70,000 +55.56%
Middlesex - 2 - -
Kent - 1 £55,000 - 1
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 113 (99.12%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (59.65%) Amazon S3
3 64 (56.14%) Python
4 62 (54.39%) Linux
5 56 (49.12%) Java
6 48 (42.11%) DevOps
7 45 (39.47%) Amazon RDS
8 39 (34.21%) Bash Shell
9 35 (30.70%) Puppet
10 34 (29.82%) MySQL
11 32 (28.07%) Jenkins
11 32 (28.07%) Opscode Chef
12 30 (26.32%) Route 53
12 30 (26.32%) JavaScript
13 29 (25.44%) Amazon ELB
14 28 (24.56%) Web Services
15 27 (23.68%) Ansible
15 27 (23.68%) Docker
16 26 (22.81%) HTML
16 26 (22.81%) Firewall
17 25 (21.93%) CSS
18 24 (21.05%) Perl
19 23 (20.18%) QA
19 23 (20.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
20 22 (19.30%) AWS CloudFormation
20 22 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
20 22 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (19.30%) Configuration Management
21 21 (18.42%) PHP
21 21 (18.42%) Ruby

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 17 (14.91%) Apache
2 12 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (7.02%) WordPress
4 7 (6.14%) OpenStack
5 4 (3.51%) Confluence
6 1 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.88%) JBoss
6 1 (0.88%) nginx
6 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 113 (99.12%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (59.65%) Amazon S3
3 30 (26.32%) Route 53
4 29 (25.44%) Amazon ELB
5 23 (20.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 22 (19.30%) AWS CloudFormation
7 18 (15.79%) SaaS
8 17 (14.91%) CloudFront
9 15 (13.16%) Amazon SQS
10 13 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (7.02%) Amazon Glacier
11 8 (7.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 6 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (5.26%) Serverless
13 5 (4.39%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (3.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (2.63%) AWS CloudTrail
15 3 (2.63%) GitHub
15 3 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
16 2 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (22.81%) Firewall
2 20 (17.54%) VPN
3 17 (14.91%) TCP/IP
4 14 (12.28%) SSL
5 13 (11.40%) FTP
5 13 (11.40%) SNMP
6 10 (8.77%) DHCP
6 10 (8.77%) DNS
6 10 (8.77%) VoIP
7 7 (6.14%) HTTP
8 4 (3.51%) LAN
8 4 (3.51%) WAN
9 3 (2.63%) Internet
10 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (39.47%) Amazon RDS
2 34 (29.82%) MySQL
3 13 (11.40%) DB2
4 12 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 12 (10.53%) NoSQL
5 10 (8.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (6.14%) Redis
6 7 (6.14%) SQL Server
7 5 (4.39%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.51%) Big Data
8 4 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (3.51%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (28.07%) Jenkins
2 20 (17.54%) Git (software)
3 19 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 19 (16.67%) JUnit
3 19 (16.67%) Selenium
4 17 (14.91%) JMeter
5 14 (12.28%) Ant
6 13 (11.40%) Maven
6 13 (11.40%) Sonatype Nexus
6 13 (11.40%) Toad
7 6 (5.26%) JIRA
8 5 (4.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (2.63%) Bitbucket
9 3 (2.63%) Hudson
9 3 (2.63%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.63%) SoapUI
9 3 (2.63%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.75%) Codeship
11 1 (0.88%) Gatling
11 1 (0.88%) Grunt
General
1 18 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.02%) Marketing
2 8 (7.02%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (4.39%) Games
4 3 (2.63%) Finance
4 3 (2.63%) Retail
5 2 (1.75%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (29.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (21.05%) Developer
3 19 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 17 (14.91%) AWS DevOps
4 17 (14.91%) AWS Engineer
5 14 (12.28%) Automation Test Lead
5 14 (12.28%) Test Leader
6 13 (11.40%) Java Engineer
7 11 (9.65%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 11 (9.65%) Software Engineer
8 10 (8.77%) Java Developer
9 9 (7.89%) Architect
9 9 (7.89%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Administrator
10 8 (7.02%) Java Programmer
10 8 (7.02%) Linux Administrator
10 8 (7.02%) MySQL Developer
10 8 (7.02%) Programmer
10 8 (7.02%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.56%) Web Services
2 26 (22.81%) HTML
3 25 (21.93%) CSS
4 15 (13.16%) HTML5
5 14 (12.28%) LAMP
6 12 (10.53%) Hibernate
6 12 (10.53%) Spring
7 11 (9.65%) AngularJS
8 10 (8.77%) Node.js
9 9 (7.89%) ActiveMQ
10 7 (6.14%) Ionic Framework
10 7 (6.14%) RESTful
10 7 (6.14%) Sass
11 5 (4.39%) REST
12 4 (3.51%) jQuery
13 3 (2.63%) Memcached
13 3 (2.63%) SOAP
13 3 (2.63%) YAML
14 2 (1.75%) Grails
14 2 (1.75%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.39%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.51%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.63%) Online Games
4 3 (2.63%) User Experience
5 2 (1.75%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.75%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.88%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 62 (54.39%) Linux
2 20 (17.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (11.40%) CentOS
4 10 (8.77%) Unix
4 10 (8.77%) Windows
5 8 (7.02%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.51%) Solaris
7 2 (1.75%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.75%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.88%) Android
8 1 (0.88%) SUSE
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (42.11%) DevOps
2 22 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (19.30%) Configuration Management
2 22 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 18 (15.79%) Open Source
5 17 (14.91%) Integration Testing
6 14 (12.28%) BDD
6 14 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (12.28%) Manual Testing
6 14 (12.28%) Performance Testing
7 12 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
7 12 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 10 (8.77%) Load Balancing
9 9 (7.89%) High Availability
9 9 (7.89%) ITIL
10 8 (7.02%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (7.02%) Front End Development
10 8 (7.02%) Web Development
11 7 (6.14%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 64 (56.14%) Python
2 56 (49.12%) Java
3 39 (34.21%) Bash Shell
4 30 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 24 (21.05%) Perl
6 21 (18.42%) PHP
6 21 (18.42%) Ruby
7 20 (17.54%) Shell Script
8 18 (15.79%) C
8 18 (15.79%) C++
8 18 (15.79%) SQL
9 17 (14.91%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.51%) C#
11 3 (2.63%) Groovy
11 3 (2.63%) Scala
11 3 (2.63%) VBScript
12 2 (1.75%) Clojure
12 2 (1.75%) Go
13 1 (0.88%) Haskell
13 1 (0.88%) Jython
Qualifications
1 21 (18.42%) Degree
2 3 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.75%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.75%) RHCE
4 1 (0.88%) CCNA
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.88%) MCSA
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.18%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (23.68%) Docker
2 9 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.26%) vSphere
4 3 (2.63%) KVM
5 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 35 (30.70%) Puppet
2 32 (28.07%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (23.68%) Ansible
4 16 (14.04%) Terraform
5 8 (7.02%) Kubernetes
6 5 (4.39%) CFEngine
6 5 (4.39%) Grafana
7 4 (3.51%) Packer
8 3 (2.63%) Consul
8 3 (2.63%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.75%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.88%) Kibana
10 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (15.79%) Oracle
2 9 (7.89%) VMware
3 8 (7.02%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.51%) Google
4 4 (3.51%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.51%) Splunk
5 3 (2.63%) Capita
6 2 (1.75%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.75%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.88%) Adobe
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco
7 1 (0.88%) HP
7 1 (0.88%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.88%) Twitter
7 1 (0.88%) webMethods
7 1 (0.88%) Xamarin