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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 417 379
Rank change year-on-year +57 -38  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 36 31 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.16% 0.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.69% 1.36% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 35 24 69
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £43,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.37% +2.10%  

Amazon EC2 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2132 2278 1658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 14.22% 11.70% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1826 1972 1263
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 18 £50,000 - 3
West Sussex - 15 £42,500 - 3
Surrey +40 1 £65,000 +21.49% 2
Oxfordshire -8 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £21,000 -
Amazon EC2
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 66 (98.51%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (59.70%) Linux
3 37 (55.22%) MySQL
4 35 (52.24%) Git (software)
5 32 (47.76%) Amazon RDS
6 27 (40.30%) Puppet
6 27 (40.30%) SQL Server
7 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (37.31%) Degree
8 24 (35.82%) DevOps
8 24 (35.82%) Subversion
9 23 (34.33%) Bash Shell
10 22 (32.84%) Java
10 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
10 22 (32.84%) Python
11 20 (29.85%) Apache
11 20 (29.85%) PHP
12 19 (28.36%) OO
12 19 (28.36%) Scrum
12 19 (28.36%) JIRA
12 19 (28.36%) Jenkins
12 19 (28.36%) Docker
13 18 (26.87%) Relational Database
13 18 (26.87%) Amazon S3
13 18 (26.87%) Software Engineering
14 17 (25.37%) MVC
14 17 (25.37%) OOP
14 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET
14 17 (25.37%) Web Services
14 17 (25.37%) Perl

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 20 (29.85%) Apache
2 15 (22.39%) nginx
3 12 (17.91%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (16.42%) IIS
5 7 (10.45%) Tomcat
6 6 (8.96%) Apache Solr
7 4 (5.97%) Drupal
7 4 (5.97%) Eucalyptus
7 4 (5.97%) WebLogic
7 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
8 3 (4.48%) JBoss
8 3 (4.48%) MQSeries
9 2 (2.99%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.49%) Confluence
10 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
10 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.49%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 66 (98.51%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (26.87%) Amazon S3
3 12 (17.91%) Amazon ELB
4 10 (14.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (11.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (8.96%) Google App Engine
7 5 (7.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (7.46%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (5.97%) CloudFront
8 4 (5.97%) SaaS
9 3 (4.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (2.99%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (2.99%) G Suite
10 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (2.99%) Office 365
11 1 (1.49%) AWS OpsWorks
11 1 (1.49%) Heroku
11 1 (1.49%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) Internet
2 9 (13.43%) Firewall
3 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
3 8 (11.94%) VPN
4 6 (8.96%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (8.96%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (8.96%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (8.96%) OpenVPN
4 6 (8.96%) SAN
5 4 (5.97%) DHCP
5 4 (5.97%) DNS
6 3 (4.48%) LDAP
7 2 (2.99%) IPsec
7 2 (2.99%) Kerberos
7 2 (2.99%) LAN
7 2 (2.99%) SSH
7 2 (2.99%) WAN
8 1 (1.49%) tcpdump
8 1 (1.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (55.22%) MySQL
2 32 (47.76%) Amazon RDS
3 27 (40.30%) SQL Server
4 18 (26.87%) Relational Database
5 9 (13.43%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (11.94%) MongoDB
7 6 (8.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
8 4 (5.97%) Redis
8 4 (5.97%) SQLite
9 1 (1.49%) Blockchain
9 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.49%) Endeca
9 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.49%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 35 (52.24%) Git (software)
2 24 (35.82%) Subversion
3 19 (28.36%) Jenkins
3 19 (28.36%) JIRA
4 16 (23.88%) JSUnit
4 16 (23.88%) Visual Studio
5 9 (13.43%) Vagrant
6 7 (10.45%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (4.48%) Maven
8 2 (2.99%) DbUnit
8 2 (2.99%) jMock
8 2 (2.99%) JUnit
8 2 (2.99%) Mockito
8 2 (2.99%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.49%) Ant
9 1 (1.49%) FishEye
9 1 (1.49%) git-flow
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Developer
2 17 (25.37%) .NET Developer
3 16 (23.88%) .NET Software Developer
3 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET Developer
3 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 16 (23.88%) Software Developer
3 16 (23.88%) SQL Developer
3 16 (23.88%) SQL Server Developer
4 13 (19.40%) Administrator
4 13 (19.40%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (19.40%) C# Developer
4 13 (19.40%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (17.91%) Agile .NET Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Agile C# Developer
5 12 (17.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (17.91%) C# Software Developer
5 12 (17.91%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (17.91%) VB.NET Developer
5 12 (17.91%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) .NET
1 17 (25.37%) .NET Framework
1 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET
1 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET MVC
1 17 (25.37%) Entity Framework
1 17 (25.37%) Web Services
2 16 (23.88%) jQuery
3 13 (19.40%) LAMP
4 9 (13.43%) LEMP Stack
5 7 (10.45%) Elastic Stack
5 7 (10.45%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (8.96%) Kafka
7 5 (7.46%) HTML
7 5 (7.46%) REST
7 5 (7.46%) Spring
8 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.97%) CSS
8 4 (5.97%) Sensu
9 3 (4.48%) JPA
9 3 (4.48%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.96%) Public Cloud
4 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (2.99%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) Bitcoin
6 1 (1.49%) Blog
6 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 40 (59.70%) Linux
2 14 (20.90%) CentOS
3 10 (14.93%) Windows
4 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.96%) Ubuntu
5 6 (8.96%) Windows Server
5 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.48%) Unix
8 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.49%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.82%) DevOps
3 19 (28.36%) OO
3 19 (28.36%) Scrum
4 18 (26.87%) Software Engineering
5 17 (25.37%) MVC
5 17 (25.37%) OOP
5 17 (25.37%) Refactoring
6 16 (23.88%) Unit Testing
7 14 (20.90%) Configuration Management
8 12 (17.91%) Open Source
9 9 (13.43%) Data Analysis
9 9 (13.43%) Load Balancing
9 9 (13.43%) Visualisation
10 8 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (10.45%) Microservices
12 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (8.96%) High Availability
12 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
13 4 (5.97%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.33%) Bash Shell
2 22 (32.84%) Java
2 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
2 22 (32.84%) Python
3 20 (29.85%) PHP
4 17 (25.37%) C#
4 17 (25.37%) Perl
4 17 (25.37%) VB.NET
5 12 (17.91%) SQL
6 11 (16.42%) C
7 10 (14.93%) Ruby
8 6 (8.96%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.48%) Tcl
10 2 (2.99%) C++
11 1 (1.49%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 25 (37.31%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.99%) CCNA
2 2 (2.99%) CCNP
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.99%) CISM
2 2 (2.99%) CISSP
2 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) CISA
3 1 (1.49%) MCSE
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (28.36%) Docker
2 12 (17.91%) Varnish
3 6 (8.96%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.97%) GlusterFS
4 4 (5.97%) KVM
4 4 (5.97%) VirtualBox
4 4 (5.97%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.99%) vSphere
6 2 (2.99%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (40.30%) Puppet
2 17 (25.37%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (22.39%) Ansible
4 8 (11.94%) logstash
4 8 (11.94%) ZABBIX
5 7 (10.45%) Kibana
5 7 (10.45%) Nagios
6 6 (8.96%) HAProxy
7 4 (5.97%) Cacti
7 4 (5.97%) Ganglia
7 4 (5.97%) OpenView
7 4 (5.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (2.99%) Nmap
9 1 (1.49%) Graylog
9 1 (1.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Red Hat
1 8 (11.94%) VMware
2 7 (10.45%) New Relic
3 6 (8.96%) Cisco
3 6 (8.96%) Dell
3 6 (8.96%) HP
4 4 (5.97%) BMC
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle
4 4 (5.97%) Rackspace
4 4 (5.97%) Splunk
5 3 (4.48%) SAP
6 2 (2.99%) Google
7 1 (1.49%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
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