Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 212 246 296
Rank change year-on-year +34 +50 +40
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 22 35 42
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.45% 0.43% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.45% 2.25% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 34
10th Percentile £69,250 £58,500 £61,750
25th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £69,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £73,750 £85,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.24% +13.33% +25.00%
75th Percentile £82,188 £120,000 £89,375
90th Percentile £83,375 " £96,750
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £85,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% +42.86%

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 899 1,553 2,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.32% 19.01% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 766 1,373 1,841
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £45,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% - +5.93%
75th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 21 April 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS Certification in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 17 (77.27%) AWS
2 15 (68.18%) DevOps
2 15 (68.18%) Microservices
2 15 (68.18%) Terraform
3 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
4 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Automation
5 9 (40.91%) Amazon ECS
5 9 (40.91%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 9 (40.91%) AWS CodeBuild
5 9 (40.91%) AWS KMS
5 9 (40.91%) Infrastructure as Code
5 9 (40.91%) AWS Fargate
5 9 (40.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (27.27%) Ansible
6 6 (27.27%) Azure
6 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
7 5 (22.73%) SOA
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle
7 5 (22.73%) Law
7 5 (22.73%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (22.73%) PaaS
7 5 (22.73%) Puppet
7 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (22.73%) SIEM
7 5 (22.73%) IaaS
7 5 (22.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (18.18%) Kubernetes
8 4 (18.18%) GCP
8 4 (18.18%) Alibaba

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 4 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 17 (77.27%) AWS
2 9 (40.91%) Amazon ECS
2 9 (40.91%) AWS CodeBuild
2 9 (40.91%) AWS CodeDeploy
2 9 (40.91%) AWS Fargate
2 9 (40.91%) AWS KMS
3 6 (27.27%) Azure
4 5 (22.73%) IaaS
4 5 (22.73%) PaaS
5 4 (18.18%) GCP
5 4 (18.18%) Rackspace Cloud
5 4 (18.18%) SaaS
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (4.55%) GitHub
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) GitLab
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 5 (22.73%) Law
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (54.55%) AWS DevOps
2 12 (54.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 12 (54.55%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Cloud Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Security Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) AWS Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Azure Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) CentOS
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) DevOps
1 15 (68.18%) Microservices
2 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Automation
4 9 (40.91%) Infrastructure as Code
5 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 5 (22.73%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (22.73%) SIEM
6 5 (22.73%) SOA
7 3 (13.64%) Fintech
8 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
9 1 (4.55%) E-Procurement
9 1 (4.55%) Identity Management
9 1 (4.55%) IT Strategy
9 1 (4.55%) ITIL
9 1 (4.55%) Migration
9 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Go
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby
3 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) RHCE
1 1 (4.55%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) NIST
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (68.18%) Terraform
2 6 (27.27%) Ansible
3 5 (22.73%) Puppet
4 4 (18.18%) Kubernetes
5 2 (9.09%) Grafana
6 1 (4.55%) Consul
6 1 (4.55%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (4.55%) Graphite
6 1 (4.55%) Packer
6 1 (4.55%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Alibaba
2 4 (18.18%) Google
2 4 (18.18%) Rackspace
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat