Period
to 25 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for AWS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 227 173 304
Rank change year-on-year -54 +131 +26
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 31 22 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.52% 0.61% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.53% 3.23% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 28
10th Percentile £66,125 " £50,500
25th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £58,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £86,250 £76,250 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.11% +1.67% +9.09%
75th Percentile £113,750 £87,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £125,000 " £97,500
Central London median annual salary £87,500 £73,750 £75,000
% change year-on-year +18.64% -1.67% +7.14%

AWS Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 877 681 1,742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.70% 18.85% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 751 592 1,472
10th Percentile £41,750 £35,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,125 £80,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% -

AWS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing AWS Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Certification in the City of London

AWS Certification
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS Certification in the City of London.

Salary trend for AWS Certification in the City of London

AWS Certification
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Certification in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS Certification in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, IT jobs citing AWS Certification 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 City of London region with a requirement for AWS Certification.

1 30 (96.77%) AWS
2 20 (64.52%) Terraform
3 18 (58.06%) AWS CloudFormation
3 18 (58.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 18 (58.06%) DevOps
3 18 (58.06%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (54.84%) AWS Lambda
4 17 (54.84%) Serverless
5 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
6 14 (45.16%) Web Services
6 14 (45.16%) Python
7 11 (35.48%) Kubernetes
7 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (29.03%) Java
8 9 (29.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure as Code
9 8 (25.81%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (25.81%) Amazon S3
10 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
10 7 (22.58%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (22.58%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (22.58%) Amazon ECS
10 7 (22.58%) Full Stack Development
11 6 (19.35%) Terragrunt
11 6 (19.35%) Architectural Design
11 6 (19.35%) Social Skills
11 6 (19.35%) Data Pipeline
11 6 (19.35%) Legacy Code
11 6 (19.35%) AWS Fargate
11 6 (19.35%) Problem-Solving

AWS Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 30 (96.77%) AWS
2 18 (58.06%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (58.06%) AWS CloudFormation
2 18 (58.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 17 (54.84%) AWS Lambda
3 17 (54.84%) Serverless
4 8 (25.81%) Amazon S3
5 7 (22.58%) Amazon ECS
6 6 (19.35%) Amazon ELB
6 6 (19.35%) AWS Fargate
6 6 (19.35%) Azure
6 6 (19.35%) GCP
7 5 (16.13%) Amazon EKS
8 4 (12.90%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (12.90%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (3.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
2 6 (19.35%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (22.58%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
3 1 (3.23%) CockroachDB
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (19.35%) Terragrunt
3 5 (16.13%) Bitbucket
3 5 (16.13%) CircleCI
3 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
4 4 (12.90%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) Spinnaker
General
1 6 (19.35%) Social Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Billing
4 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.45%) Legal
5 1 (3.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (45.16%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) AWS DevOps
3 8 (25.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Data Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) SIEM Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) Node.js
2 3 (9.68%) React
3 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.23%) NgRx
3 1 (3.23%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Legacy Code
2 4 (12.90%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (9.68%) Public Cloud
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (6.45%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Native
5 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
1 4 (12.90%) Unix
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
1 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) DevOps
2 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
3 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure as Code
5 7 (22.58%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (22.58%) Full Stack Development
6 6 (19.35%) Architectural Design
6 6 (19.35%) Data Pipeline
6 6 (19.35%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (19.35%) Project Management
6 6 (19.35%) Workflow
7 5 (16.13%) Data Science
7 5 (16.13%) Scrum
8 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
8 4 (12.90%) Strategic Thinking
9 3 (9.68%) Coaching
9 3 (9.68%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.68%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Python
2 9 (29.03%) Java
3 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
4 5 (16.13%) Go
5 4 (12.90%) TypeScript
6 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.68%) Scala
7 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (3.23%) CCNA
2 1 (3.23%) CCNP
2 1 (3.23%) CCSP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CISSP
2 1 (3.23%) GCED
2 1 (3.23%) GCIA
2 1 (3.23%) GCIH
2 1 (3.23%) GIAC
2 1 (3.23%) GREM
2 1 (3.23%) GSEC
2 1 (3.23%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (64.52%) Terraform
2 11 (35.48%) Kubernetes
3 6 (19.35%) Ansible
4 1 (3.23%) Grafana
4 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.23%) Prometheus
4 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Atlassian
2 4 (12.90%) Google
3 2 (6.45%) Cadence
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco