Period
to 4 August 2021

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 4 August 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services Engineer
England > East of England
6 months to
4 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 203 136 242
Rank change year-on-year -67 +106 +72
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 12 35 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.25% 1.17% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 1.23% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 36
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,000 £43,750
25th Percentile £31,438 £43,438 £45,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09% -2.22%
75th Percentile £64,375 £82,500 £66,250
90th Percentile £85,000 " £72,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4,367 2,857 7,000
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.09% 95.49% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,627 2,239 5,487
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,725 £25,750
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,250 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% -5.26% +2.15%
75th Percentile £62,500 £61,057 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured AWS Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in the East of England

AWS Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS Engineer in the East of England.

Salary trend for AWS Engineer in the East of England

AWS Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 4 August 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS Engineer in the East of England

AWS Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 4 August 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -57 7 £40,000 -33.33% 5
Hertfordshire -20 3 £33,000 -54.48% 3
AWS Engineer
England

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2021, AWS Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) AWS
2 7 (58.33%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (33.33%) PaaS
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Data Analytics
4 4 (33.33%) IaaS
4 4 (33.33%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) SaaS
5 3 (25.00%) Docker
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
5 3 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Perl
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Law
5 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Puppet
6 2 (16.67%) Apache Hive
6 2 (16.67%) Ruby
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (16.67%) Apache Airflow
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) AWS
2 5 (41.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (33.33%) IaaS
3 4 (33.33%) PaaS
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (25.00%) SaaS
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon S3
5 2 (16.67%) Azure
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon GuardDuty
6 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 1 (8.33%) Datadog
6 1 (8.33%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Hive
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) Looker
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) GitLab
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Kafka
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) ADO
2 1 (8.33%) ARM Templates
2 1 (8.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 2 (16.67%) Data Pipeline
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (16.67%) MapReduce
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) Product Roadmap
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Cost Control
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
5 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (16.67%) Ansible
2 2 (16.67%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Terraform
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios
3 1 (8.33%) Packer
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk