Period
to 5 December 2020

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 5 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
Central London > City of London
6 months to
5 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 177 293 326
Rank change year-on-year +116 +33 -8
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 25 28 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.61% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.21% 1.61% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 25
Median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £62,500 £51,250 £58,750
90th Percentile £90,500 £98,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +1.67% - +66.67%

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 779 1,743 2,342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.94% 17.54% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 660 1,456 2,022
Median annual salary £65,000 £63,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.36% +1.60% +8.70%
10th Percentile £41,250 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 5 December 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS Certification in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 December 2020, 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 25 (100.00%) AWS
2 16 (64.00%) DevOps
3 15 (60.00%) Azure
4 14 (56.00%) Terraform
5 13 (52.00%) Microservices
6 9 (36.00%) GCP
6 9 (36.00%) IaaS
6 9 (36.00%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (32.00%) SIEM
7 8 (32.00%) PaaS
7 8 (32.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (32.00%) SOA
7 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (32.00%) Law
7 8 (32.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
8 7 (28.00%) Public Cloud
8 7 (28.00%) Python
9 6 (24.00%) Network Security
10 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.00%) SaaS
10 5 (20.00%) Google
10 5 (20.00%) Rackspace Cloud
10 5 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (20.00%) Rackspace
10 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
10 5 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (20.00%) Oracle
10 5 (20.00%) Windows

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 5 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 25 (100.00%) AWS
2 15 (60.00%) Azure
3 9 (36.00%) GCP
3 9 (36.00%) IaaS
4 8 (32.00%) PaaS
5 5 (20.00%) Amazon ECS
5 5 (20.00%) AWS CodeBuild
5 5 (20.00%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 5 (20.00%) AWS Fargate
5 5 (20.00%) Rackspace Cloud
5 5 (20.00%) SaaS
6 4 (16.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (8.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 2 (8.00%) Serverless
7 2 (8.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (4.00%) Amazon GuardDuty
8 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Network Security
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) MVNO
2 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 2 (8.00%) Wireless
2 2 (8.00%) WLAN
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Data Lake
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) GitLab
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (32.00%) Law
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) AWS Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 8 (32.00%) Consultant
2 8 (32.00%) Security Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) AWS Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
3 5 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (16.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) IP Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior IP Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior IP Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (28.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (8.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) DevOps
2 13 (52.00%) Microservices
3 9 (36.00%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (32.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (32.00%) SIEM
4 8 (32.00%) SOA
5 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Automation
6 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
6 4 (16.00%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (16.00%) Fintech
6 4 (16.00%) Information Security
6 4 (16.00%) Patch Management
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 2 (8.00%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Python
2 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Docker
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) Terraform
2 4 (16.00%) Ansible
2 4 (16.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.00%) Puppet
3 2 (8.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Alibaba
1 5 (20.00%) Google
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
1 5 (20.00%) Rackspace
1 5 (20.00%) VMware
2 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) Meraki