Amazon EC2 Jobs with Work from Home Options

Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 21 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 438 366 259
Rank change year-on-year -72 -107 +1
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 151 314 1,075
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.45% 0.78% 1.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.03% 1.61% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 126 251 582
10th Percentile £41,250 £46,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,750 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.85% -3.57% -
75th Percentile £84,063 £85,000 £91,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £97,500 £97,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £68,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +9.49% -2.14% -6.67%

All Cloud Skills
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 14,663 19,507 37,842
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 43.36% 48.33% 53.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11,912 14,210 21,935
10th Percentile £35,750 £38,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £49,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% - +11.12%
75th Percentile £79,600 £85,000 £83,000
90th Percentile £98,376 £105,000 £96,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -11.54% +4.00% +8.70%

Amazon EC2
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Amazon EC2 trend for jobs with a WFH option

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Amazon EC2.

Amazon EC2 salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Amazon EC2 over the 6 months to 21 May 2024.

Amazon EC2 salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Amazon EC2
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (10.60%) Confluence
2 8 (5.30%) OpenStack
3 6 (3.97%) Apache Airflow
3 6 (3.97%) nginx
3 6 (3.97%) WordPress
4 5 (3.31%) Apache
5 1 (0.66%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.32%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.66%) Notion
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Salesforce CRM
1 1 (0.66%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 151 (100.00%) AWS
2 113 (74.83%) Amazon S3
3 82 (54.30%) AWS Lambda
4 81 (53.64%) Serverless
5 56 (37.09%) AWS CloudFormation
6 46 (30.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 36 (23.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 33 (21.85%) Azure
9 32 (21.19%) Route 53
10 26 (17.22%) CloudFront
10 26 (17.22%) GitHub
11 20 (13.25%) Amazon EKS
11 20 (13.25%) GCP
12 15 (9.93%) Amazon ECS
12 15 (9.93%) Amazon ELB
13 12 (7.95%) Amazon SQS
14 11 (7.28%) Amazon Kinesis
14 11 (7.28%) SaaS
15 10 (6.62%) GitHub Actions
16 9 (5.96%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.26%) VPN
2 12 (7.95%) Unified Communications
3 10 (6.62%) Network Security
4 9 (5.96%) Firewall
5 8 (5.30%) DNS
6 5 (3.31%) AMQP
6 5 (3.31%) HTTP
6 5 (3.31%) MQTT
6 5 (3.31%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (1.99%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.99%) SSL
8 2 (1.32%) WAN
8 2 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.66%) SD-WAN
9 1 (0.66%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (57.62%) Amazon RDS
2 24 (15.89%) MySQL
3 10 (6.62%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (5.30%) Amazon Redshift
4 8 (5.30%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.30%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.64%) Amazon Aurora
6 6 (3.97%) BigQuery
7 5 (3.31%) Flink
7 5 (3.31%) InfluxDB
8 4 (2.65%) DynamoDB
8 4 (2.65%) Power BI
8 4 (2.65%) Tableau
9 3 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.99%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.32%) Dremio
10 2 (1.32%) Redis
11 1 (0.66%) Big Data
11 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (19.87%) Jenkins
2 19 (12.58%) Git
2 19 (12.58%) GitLab
3 18 (11.92%) JIRA
4 12 (7.95%) Bitbucket
5 9 (5.96%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (5.96%) Subversion
6 3 (1.99%) Burp Suite
6 3 (1.99%) Metasploit
6 3 (1.99%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.99%) sqlmap
7 1 (0.66%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.66%) Cypress.io
7 1 (0.66%) Gradle
7 1 (0.66%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.66%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.66%) Vagrant
General
1 43 (28.48%) Social Skills
2 10 (6.62%) Finance
3 6 (3.97%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 6 (3.97%) Law
4 5 (3.31%) Retail
5 4 (2.65%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.99%) Organisational Skills
6 3 (1.99%) Tech for Good
7 2 (1.32%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.32%) Aviation
8 1 (0.66%) Advertising
8 1 (0.66%) Back Office
8 1 (0.66%) Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Games
8 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Legal
8 1 (0.66%) Marketing
8 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (23.84%) AWS Engineer
2 29 (19.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (18.54%) Senior
4 23 (15.23%) Cloud Engineer
5 22 (14.57%) Developer
6 21 (13.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (11.26%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (11.26%) Lead
8 13 (8.61%) Architect
8 13 (8.61%) Cloud Architect
8 13 (8.61%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 13 (8.61%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (8.61%) Infrastructure Architect
8 13 (8.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (7.95%) AWS Consultant
9 12 (7.95%) Cloud Consultant
9 12 (7.95%) Cloud Platform Engineer
9 12 (7.95%) Consultant
9 12 (7.95%) Platform Engineer
9 12 (7.95%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.58%) Node.js
2 15 (9.93%) React
3 13 (8.61%) CSS
3 13 (8.61%) HTML
3 13 (8.61%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (7.28%) AngularJS
4 11 (7.28%) RESTful
5 9 (5.96%) Laravel
6 8 (5.30%) Kafka
6 8 (5.30%) LDAP
7 7 (4.64%) GraphQL
8 6 (3.97%) .NET
8 6 (3.97%) Elastic Stack
8 6 (3.97%) React Native
9 5 (3.31%) gRPC
9 5 (3.31%) Knex.js
9 5 (3.31%) LEMP Stack
9 5 (3.31%) Sequelize
10 4 (2.65%) SAML
11 3 (1.99%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.53%) Data Centre
2 15 (9.93%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (7.95%) Distributed Systems
3 12 (7.95%) Public Cloud
4 11 (7.28%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.96%) Cloud Native
5 9 (5.96%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (4.64%) Educational Technology
6 7 (4.64%) IoT
7 6 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (3.97%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (3.97%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.65%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.99%) Robotics
10 2 (1.32%) Animation
10 2 (1.32%) Blockchain
10 2 (1.32%) Cyber Threat
10 2 (1.32%) Security Posture
10 2 (1.32%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.66%) Legacy Code
Operating Systems
1 42 (27.81%) Linux
2 23 (15.23%) Windows
3 7 (4.64%) Unix
4 5 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.65%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.99%) Amazon Linux
6 3 (1.99%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.32%) Debian
7 2 (1.32%) Solaris
8 1 (0.66%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (58.28%) DevOps
2 80 (52.98%) Infrastructure as Code
3 54 (35.76%) CI/CD
4 50 (33.11%) Containerisation
5 32 (21.19%) Migration
6 29 (19.21%) Agile
7 25 (16.56%) Software Engineering
8 24 (15.89%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (14.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 19 (12.58%) Computer Science
10 19 (12.58%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (11.26%) Mentoring
12 16 (10.60%) Configuration Management
12 16 (10.60%) Microservices
12 16 (10.60%) Service Delivery
13 15 (9.93%) Cybersecurity
14 14 (9.27%) Customer Service
15 13 (8.61%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (8.61%) Infrastructure Management
15 13 (8.61%) Platform Engineering
Programming Languages
1 67 (44.37%) Python
2 27 (17.88%) Java
3 21 (13.91%) Bash
4 16 (10.60%) JavaScript
4 16 (10.60%) SQL
5 12 (7.95%) C#
6 10 (6.62%) PHP
7 9 (5.96%) Go
8 8 (5.30%) TypeScript
9 7 (4.64%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.31%) JSX
10 5 (3.31%) R
10 5 (3.31%) VBA
11 3 (1.99%) Ruby
12 2 (1.32%) C++
12 2 (1.32%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.66%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (25.17%) AWS Certification
2 28 (18.54%) Degree
3 27 (17.88%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
4 19 (12.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (10.60%) SC Cleared
5 16 (10.60%) Security Cleared
6 12 (7.95%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
7 4 (2.65%) DBS Check
8 3 (1.99%) Azure Certification
8 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.32%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
9 2 (1.32%) AWS Certified SysOps Administrator
10 1 (0.66%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.97%) NIST
2 4 (2.65%) QA
3 3 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.99%) SOC 2
4 1 (0.66%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.66%) California Consumer Privacy Act
4 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.66%) GDPR
4 1 (0.66%) HIPAA
System Software
1 59 (39.07%) Docker
2 9 (5.96%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.30%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 79 (52.32%) Kubernetes
2 73 (48.34%) Terraform
3 22 (14.57%) Ansible
4 12 (7.95%) Progress Chef
5 11 (7.28%) Puppet
6 9 (5.96%) Grafana
6 9 (5.96%) Packer
6 9 (5.96%) Prometheus
7 7 (4.64%) Docker Swarm
7 7 (4.64%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (2.65%) Salt
9 1 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.66%) Kibana
9 1 (0.66%) Rancher
Vendors
1 25 (16.56%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.27%) Adobe
3 12 (7.95%) Apple
4 10 (6.62%) Atlassian
4 10 (6.62%) Google
5 5 (3.31%) VMware
6 3 (1.99%) New Relic
6 3 (1.99%) Oracle
6 3 (1.99%) Rackspace
6 3 (1.99%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.66%) Databricks
7 1 (0.66%) Salesforce
7 1 (0.66%) SAP