Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 341 254 425
Rank change year-on-year -87 +171 +46
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 115 41 89
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.66% 0.50% 0.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.67% 1.40% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 69
10th Percentile £28,250 £40,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £40,625 £42,750 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £75,000 £77,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £82,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +17.86% - +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 6,903 2,937 7,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.87% 35.87% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4,904 2,593 6,332
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,050 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,938 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -69 60 £55,000 -35.29% 1
Thames Valley -100 20 £60,000 +6.67% 5
Surrey -56 18 £71,250 +1.79% 2
Berkshire -75 13 £70,000 +7.69% 3
Buckinghamshire -51 7 £50,000 +14.94% 1
Kent - 6 £30,500 -
East Sussex - 4 £75,000 - 4
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 107 (93.04%) AWS
2 76 (66.09%) Linux
3 65 (56.52%) REST
4 61 (53.04%) DevOps
4 61 (53.04%) Java
5 60 (52.17%) Terraform
6 58 (50.43%) Ansible
7 57 (49.57%) Finance
7 57 (49.57%) Microservices
8 53 (46.09%) Jenkins
8 53 (46.09%) Amazon S3
8 53 (46.09%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (45.22%) MariaDB
10 51 (44.35%) User Experience
10 51 (44.35%) Degree
11 50 (43.48%) Computer Science
11 50 (43.48%) Spring
12 49 (42.61%) Relational Database
12 49 (42.61%) Kafka
12 49 (42.61%) Big Data
12 49 (42.61%) Apache Spark
13 48 (41.74%) Digital Banking
13 48 (41.74%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 48 (41.74%) HBase
13 48 (41.74%) Hadoop
13 48 (41.74%) Law
13 48 (41.74%) Banking
13 48 (41.74%) Unix
14 47 (40.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 46 (40.00%) Web Services

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 49 (42.61%) Apache Spark
2 44 (38.26%) Cloud Foundry
3 9 (7.83%) Apache
3 9 (7.83%) Confluence
4 6 (5.22%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (5.22%) WordPress
5 5 (4.35%) nginx
6 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.87%) Apache Airflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 107 (93.04%) AWS
2 53 (46.09%) Amazon S3
3 45 (39.13%) Amazon Kinesis
4 21 (18.26%) npm
5 18 (15.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 16 (13.91%) Amazon Cognito
7 15 (13.04%) Azure
7 15 (13.04%) GitHub
7 15 (13.04%) Power Platform
8 14 (12.17%) AWS Lambda
8 14 (12.17%) Serverless
9 13 (11.30%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (8.70%) Amazon SQS
11 9 (7.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 9 (7.83%) Amazon ELB
12 8 (6.96%) Amazon ECS
13 7 (6.09%) PaaS
14 6 (5.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 6 (5.22%) Route 53
15 5 (4.35%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.43%) DNS
2 9 (7.83%) HTTP
2 9 (7.83%) Internet
3 7 (6.09%) VPN
4 4 (3.48%) BGP
4 4 (3.48%) Broadband
4 4 (3.48%) DHCP
4 4 (3.48%) Firewall
4 4 (3.48%) HTTPS
4 4 (3.48%) IPsec
4 4 (3.48%) IPv6
4 4 (3.48%) Network Security
4 4 (3.48%) OpenVPN
4 4 (3.48%) SNMP
5 3 (2.61%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (2.61%) SSH
6 2 (1.74%) AMQP
7 1 (0.87%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (45.22%) MariaDB
2 49 (42.61%) Big Data
2 49 (42.61%) Relational Database
3 48 (41.74%) Hadoop
3 48 (41.74%) HBase
4 47 (40.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 26 (22.61%) Amazon RDS
6 16 (13.91%) Data Lake
7 15 (13.04%) Power BI
8 9 (7.83%) MySQL
8 9 (7.83%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (3.48%) NoSQL
9 4 (3.48%) SQL Server
10 3 (2.61%) Amazon Athena
10 3 (2.61%) Tableau
10 3 (2.61%) Tableau Server
11 2 (1.74%) GIS
11 2 (1.74%) InfluxDB
11 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.74%) Redis
Development Applications
1 53 (46.09%) Jenkins
2 32 (27.83%) Git (software)
3 28 (24.35%) JIRA
4 15 (13.04%) Babel
4 15 (13.04%) webpack
5 12 (10.43%) Bitbucket
6 11 (9.57%) GitLab
7 5 (4.35%) Selenium
8 3 (2.61%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.61%) Cypress.io
8 3 (2.61%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.61%) Postman
9 2 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.74%) CircleCI
9 2 (1.74%) GoCD
9 2 (1.74%) JUnit
9 2 (1.74%) Maven
9 2 (1.74%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.87%) jMock
10 1 (0.87%) Mockito
General
1 57 (49.57%) Finance
2 48 (41.74%) Banking
2 48 (41.74%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 48 (41.74%) Law
3 44 (38.26%) Presentation Skills
4 22 (19.13%) Social Skills
5 15 (13.04%) Wearables
6 9 (7.83%) Telecoms
7 5 (4.35%) Public Sector
8 3 (2.61%) Electronics
8 3 (2.61%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.61%) Marketing
9 2 (1.74%) Automotive
9 2 (1.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (29.57%) Principal Engineer
2 32 (27.83%) Developer
3 31 (26.96%) Software Engineer
4 30 (26.09%) Principal Software Engineer
4 30 (26.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 16 (13.91%) DevOps Engineer
5 16 (13.91%) JavaScript Developer
5 16 (13.91%) React Developer
6 15 (13.04%) Architect
7 14 (12.17%) Applications Architect
7 14 (12.17%) Principal Architect
8 12 (10.43%) AWS Engineer
9 10 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
10 8 (6.96%) Site Reliability Engineer
11 7 (6.09%) AWS DevOps
11 7 (6.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 6 (5.22%) Junior
12 6 (5.22%) Junior Developer
12 6 (5.22%) Junior WordPress Developer
12 6 (5.22%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (56.52%) REST
2 50 (43.48%) Spring
3 49 (42.61%) Kafka
4 46 (40.00%) Web Services
5 45 (39.13%) Spring Boot
6 44 (38.26%) Drools
6 44 (38.26%) Lambda Expressions
6 44 (38.26%) Middleware
6 44 (38.26%) RabbitMQ
7 18 (15.65%) React
8 17 (14.78%) RESTful
9 16 (13.91%) React Native
10 15 (13.04%) D3.js
10 15 (13.04%) Keras
10 15 (13.04%) NumPy
10 15 (13.04%) Pandas
10 15 (13.04%) TensorFlow
11 8 (6.96%) HTML
12 7 (6.09%) Symfony
13 6 (5.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 51 (44.35%) User Experience
2 15 (13.04%) 3D Graphics
3 11 (9.57%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (5.22%) BYOD
5 4 (3.48%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (3.48%) Replication
6 3 (2.61%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.74%) Legacy Applications
7 2 (1.74%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.74%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.87%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 76 (66.09%) Linux
2 48 (41.74%) Unix
3 15 (13.04%) Android
3 15 (13.04%) Apple iOS
4 14 (12.17%) CentOS
5 7 (6.09%) Windows
6 4 (3.48%) Amazon Linux
6 4 (3.48%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (53.04%) DevOps
2 57 (49.57%) Microservices
3 53 (46.09%) Continuous Integration
4 50 (43.48%) Computer Science
5 48 (41.74%) Digital Banking
6 45 (39.13%) Technical Leadership
7 38 (33.04%) Software Engineering
8 33 (28.70%) Full Stack Development
9 30 (26.09%) Business Continuity
10 26 (22.61%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (18.26%) Web Design
12 20 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (15.65%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (15.65%) Front End Development
14 16 (13.91%) Artificial Intelligence
14 16 (13.91%) Data Science
14 16 (13.91%) Mentoring
15 15 (13.04%) Data Analysis
15 15 (13.04%) Product Management
15 15 (13.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (53.04%) Java
2 43 (37.39%) Python
3 28 (24.35%) JavaScript
3 28 (24.35%) SQL
4 21 (18.26%) Bash Shell
5 20 (17.39%) PHP
6 8 (6.96%) Go
7 6 (5.22%) ES6
7 6 (5.22%) Perl
8 4 (3.48%) C#
8 4 (3.48%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.87%) Ruby
10 1 (0.87%) Scala
Qualifications
1 51 (44.35%) Degree
2 19 (16.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.61%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.87%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (0.87%) CCSP
4 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.87%) CISSP
4 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) HIPAA
1 4 (3.48%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.61%) QA
System Software
1 28 (24.35%) Docker
2 15 (13.04%) Firmware
3 4 (3.48%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.48%) HDFS
3 4 (3.48%) iptables
4 2 (1.74%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 60 (52.17%) Terraform
2 58 (50.43%) Ansible
3 18 (15.65%) Kubernetes
4 11 (9.57%) Puppet
5 6 (5.22%) Grafana
5 6 (5.22%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.48%) Icinga
6 4 (3.48%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.74%) Packer
7 2 (1.74%) Prometheus
7 2 (1.74%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.87%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 6 (5.22%) Sage
1 6 (5.22%) Zend
2 4 (3.48%) Apple
2 4 (3.48%) Percona
3 3 (2.61%) Atlassian
3 3 (2.61%) SAP
4 2 (1.74%) Google
4 2 (1.74%) IBM
4 2 (1.74%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle
4 2 (1.74%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.87%) AppDynamics
5 1 (0.87%) Databricks
5 1 (0.87%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.87%) Splunk