Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 436 438 511
Rank change year-on-year +2 +73 +26
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 110 131 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.38% 0.43% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.79% 2.33% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 76 115 91
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -15.38%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £74,500 £80,000
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 6,140 5,626 4,619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.47% 18.37% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5,164 4,685 3,901
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +13 75 £66,000 +7.32% 4
Berkshire +37 60 £73,750 +47.50% 3
Surrey +40 11 £48,750 - 5
Hampshire +17 11 £55,000 +65.41% 1
Oxfordshire -34 10 £51,250 -18.00% 1
East Sussex +3 9 £40,000 -42.86%
Buckinghamshire +25 5 £50,000 -13.04%
West Sussex -32 3 £60,000 +41.18%
Kent +23 1 - -
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 109 (99.09%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (77.27%) Amazon S3
3 69 (62.73%) Amazon RDS
4 62 (56.36%) Python
5 60 (54.55%) Linux
6 57 (51.82%) Java
7 54 (49.09%) Serverless
8 50 (45.45%) AWS Lambda
9 49 (44.55%) SQL
10 44 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 43 (39.09%) Web Services
12 40 (36.36%) Amazon EMR
13 39 (35.45%) DevOps
13 39 (35.45%) Amazon SQS
14 38 (34.55%) Microsoft
15 37 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
16 36 (32.73%) RDBMS
16 36 (32.73%) Windows
16 36 (32.73%) Relational Database
17 35 (31.82%) Amazon Redshift
17 35 (31.82%) Shell Script
18 31 (28.18%) Active Directory
19 29 (26.36%) Cosmos DB
20 28 (25.45%) Vendor Relationship Management
20 28 (25.45%) Amazon Kinesis
20 28 (25.45%) Identity Access Management
20 28 (25.45%) Azure Active Directory
20 28 (25.45%) Microsoft Certification
20 28 (25.45%) MCSE
20 28 (25.45%) MCSA

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 14 (12.73%) nginx
2 13 (11.82%) Tomcat
3 11 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.55%) Confluence
4 5 (4.55%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.64%) Apache
5 4 (3.64%) Apache Pig
5 4 (3.64%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.73%) IIS
7 2 (1.82%) JBoss
7 2 (1.82%) WildFly
8 1 (0.91%) Drupal
8 1 (0.91%) Smallworld
8 1 (0.91%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (17.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 109 (99.09%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (77.27%) Amazon S3
3 54 (49.09%) Serverless
4 50 (45.45%) AWS Lambda
5 44 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 40 (36.36%) Amazon EMR
7 39 (35.45%) Amazon SQS
8 28 (25.45%) Amazon Kinesis
8 28 (25.45%) Azure Active Directory
9 27 (24.55%) AWS CloudFormation
10 21 (19.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 21 (19.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 19 (17.27%) Office 365
12 18 (16.36%) Amazon ELB
13 15 (13.64%) GitHub
14 12 (10.91%) Cloud Computing
15 10 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 10 (9.09%) Amazon Glacier
16 9 (8.18%) Route 53
17 8 (7.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.45%) Network Security
2 14 (12.73%) TCP/IP
3 12 (10.91%) Firewall
4 10 (9.09%) DNS
4 10 (9.09%) LAN
4 10 (9.09%) WAN
5 8 (7.27%) VPN
6 7 (6.36%) DHCP
6 7 (6.36%) FCoE
6 7 (6.36%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (6.36%) iSCSI
6 7 (6.36%) NAS
6 7 (6.36%) SAN
7 5 (4.55%) HTTP
8 4 (3.64%) H.323
8 4 (3.64%) SNMP
9 2 (1.82%) SSH
9 2 (1.82%) SSL
10 1 (0.91%) SMTP
10 1 (0.91%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (62.73%) Amazon RDS
2 36 (32.73%) RDBMS
2 36 (32.73%) Relational Database
3 35 (31.82%) Amazon Redshift
4 29 (26.36%) Cosmos DB
5 28 (25.45%) MySQL
6 19 (17.27%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (15.45%) SQL Server
8 14 (12.73%) NoSQL
9 11 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (9.09%) MongoDB
11 9 (8.18%) Big Data
12 8 (7.27%) Amazon Aurora
13 7 (6.36%) Redis
14 6 (5.45%) Power BI
15 4 (3.64%) Couchbase
15 4 (3.64%) MariaDB
15 4 (3.64%) Spark SQL
15 4 (3.64%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 23 (20.91%) Jenkins
2 19 (17.27%) Git (software)
3 14 (12.73%) Subversion
4 12 (10.91%) JIRA
5 8 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (6.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (5.45%) Cucumber
8 5 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (3.64%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.64%) Vagrant
10 2 (1.82%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.82%) GitLab
10 2 (1.82%) Maven
10 2 (1.82%) Selenium
11 1 (0.91%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.91%) Gradle
11 1 (0.91%) jMock
11 1 (0.91%) Mockito
11 1 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (11.82%) Finance
2 7 (6.36%) Banking
3 6 (5.45%) Retail
4 5 (4.55%) Publishing
4 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.73%) Games
6 1 (0.91%) Automotive
6 1 (0.91%) Back Office
6 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (27.27%) Architect
2 28 (25.45%) Cloud Architect
3 27 (24.55%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 27 (24.55%) Solutions Architect
4 25 (22.73%) Developer
5 24 (21.82%) Lead Architect
6 23 (20.91%) DevOps Engineer
6 23 (20.91%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 10 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
7 10 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (9.09%) PHP Developer
8 8 (7.27%) Support Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) Applications Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) Applications Support
9 6 (5.45%) Applications Support Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) AWS Developer
9 6 (5.45%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) PHP Web Developer
9 6 (5.45%) Report Developer
9 6 (5.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (39.09%) Web Services
2 25 (22.73%) .NET
3 23 (20.91%) HTML
4 20 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (17.27%) ASP.NET
5 19 (17.27%) CSS
6 12 (10.91%) Laravel
7 11 (10.00%) HTML5
7 11 (10.00%) jQuery
8 8 (7.27%) AngularJS
8 8 (7.27%) Node.js
8 8 (7.27%) RESTful
9 7 (6.36%) LEMP Stack
9 7 (6.36%) XML
10 6 (5.45%) J2EE
10 6 (5.45%) Kafka
10 6 (5.45%) Spring Boot
11 5 (4.55%) LESS
11 5 (4.55%) React
11 5 (4.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) Algorithms
1 11 (10.00%) Replication
2 9 (8.18%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.36%) Private Cloud
5 5 (4.55%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.64%) Fintech
6 4 (3.64%) PKI
6 4 (3.64%) User Experience
6 4 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.82%) Clustering
7 2 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.91%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.91%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.91%) FMCG
8 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 60 (54.55%) Linux
2 36 (32.73%) Windows
3 12 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (10.91%) Unix
4 9 (8.18%) Android
4 9 (8.18%) Apple iOS
5 8 (7.27%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.55%) Amazon Linux
6 5 (4.55%) CentOS
6 5 (4.55%) Mac OS X
6 5 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.45%) DevOps
2 37 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (25.45%) Identity Access Management
3 28 (25.45%) Vendor Relationship Management
4 27 (24.55%) Presales
5 24 (21.82%) Scrum
6 21 (19.09%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (18.18%) Open Source
8 19 (17.27%) Enterprise Architecture
8 19 (17.27%) Project Management
9 16 (14.55%) Configuration Management
10 14 (12.73%) Kanban
11 13 (11.82%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (10.91%) Deployment Automation
12 12 (10.91%) High Availability
13 11 (10.00%) ITIL
13 11 (10.00%) Microservices
13 11 (10.00%) OO
13 11 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
14 10 (9.09%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 62 (56.36%) Python
2 57 (51.82%) Java
3 49 (44.55%) SQL
4 35 (31.82%) Shell Script
5 28 (25.45%) JavaScript
6 27 (24.55%) Bash Shell
7 25 (22.73%) Scala
8 20 (18.18%) PHP
8 20 (18.18%) Ruby
9 19 (17.27%) PL/SQL
10 12 (10.91%) PowerShell
11 10 (9.09%) C#
11 10 (9.09%) Perl
12 6 (5.45%) Go
13 5 (4.55%) Apple Swift
13 5 (4.55%) R
13 5 (4.55%) TypeScript
14 4 (3.64%) Assembly Language
14 4 (3.64%) C
14 4 (3.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (25.45%) MCSA
1 28 (25.45%) MCSE
1 28 (25.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (17.27%) Security Cleared
3 15 (13.64%) Degree
4 8 (7.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (4.55%) DBS Check
6 3 (2.73%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) QA
1 5 (4.55%) SLA
2 4 (3.64%) GDPR
3 2 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (28.18%) Active Directory
2 22 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (19.09%) Docker
4 12 (10.91%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (6.36%) Samba
6 4 (3.64%) Apache Flume
6 4 (3.64%) HDFS
6 4 (3.64%) KVM
6 4 (3.64%) VMware Server
6 4 (3.64%) Xen
6 4 (3.64%) XenServer
7 3 (2.73%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.82%) iptables
8 2 (1.82%) LXC
Systems Management
1 26 (23.64%) Puppet
2 25 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (20.00%) Ansible
4 18 (16.36%) Terraform
5 16 (14.55%) Kubernetes
6 8 (7.27%) Nagios
7 7 (6.36%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 6 (5.45%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (4.55%) Prometheus
9 5 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (3.64%) Grafana
10 4 (3.64%) Kibana
10 4 (3.64%) Mesos
10 4 (3.64%) Oozie
10 4 (3.64%) Rancher
10 4 (3.64%) Rundeck
10 4 (3.64%) Salt
11 3 (2.73%) ZABBIX
12 2 (1.82%) Fail2ban
Vendors
1 38 (34.55%) Microsoft
2 25 (22.73%) VMware
3 16 (14.55%) Red Hat
4 15 (13.64%) Oracle
5 10 (9.09%) Tableau
6 7 (6.36%) Centrify
7 6 (5.45%) Cognos
8 5 (4.55%) Dynatrace
9 4 (3.64%) Cloudera
9 4 (3.64%) Google
9 4 (3.64%) Hortonworks
10 3 (2.73%) Zend
11 2 (1.82%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.82%) Lets Encrypt