Period
to 30 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for AWS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
UK > England
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 459 680 771
Rank change year-on-year +221 +91 +260
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 225 386 389
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.49% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.28% 1.32% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 132 221 343
Median annual salary £63,750 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.92% - +23.81%
10th Percentile £40,125 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £105,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% - +23.81%

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 England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 9,879 29,349 36,594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.54% 23.16% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7,461 21,689 27,224
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £82,350
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

AWS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing AWS Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Certification in England

AWS Certification
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS Certification in England.

Salary trend for AWS Certification in England

AWS Certification
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Certification in England over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS Certification in England

AWS Certification
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Certification within the England region over the 6 months to 30 October 2020. 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
London +170 108 £77,500 +3.33% 16
North of England +159 48 £60,000 - 15
North West +134 30 £60,000 +4.35% 11
Midlands +132 28 £41,250 -45.90% 9
West Midlands +121 20 £52,500 -41.67% 8
South West +135 16 £70,000 +68.67% 10
South East +147 15 £60,000 +4.35% 10
Yorkshire +107 14 £60,000 -7.69% 4
East of England +134 10 £77,500 -11.43% 4
East Midlands +88 8 £39,500 -39.23% 1
North East +22 4 £45,000 -25.00%
AWS Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 England region with a requirement for AWS Certification.

1 217 (96.44%) AWS
2 152 (67.56%) DevOps
3 139 (61.78%) Terraform
4 118 (52.44%) Python
5 113 (50.22%) Linux
6 104 (46.22%) Agile Software Development
7 92 (40.89%) Configuration Management
8 85 (37.78%) Puppet
9 79 (35.11%) Jenkins
10 74 (32.89%) Microservices
11 66 (29.33%) Infrastructure as Code
12 65 (28.89%) Ruby
13 61 (27.11%) Go
14 59 (26.22%) Azure
15 58 (25.78%) Continuous Integration
15 58 (25.78%) AWS CloudFormation
16 55 (24.44%) Infrastructure Automation
17 53 (23.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 52 (23.11%) Git (software)
18 52 (23.11%) GitLab
19 50 (22.22%) Deployment Automation
20 49 (21.78%) Kubernetes
20 49 (21.78%) GitHub
21 48 (21.33%) Cloud Computing
22 47 (20.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 47 (20.89%) Public Sector
23 45 (20.00%) Docker
24 44 (19.56%) Elastic Stack
24 44 (19.56%) Open Source
25 43 (19.11%) High Availability

AWS Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 15 (6.67%) Confluence
2 11 (4.89%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.22%) Apache
3 5 (2.22%) nginx
4 4 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.33%) Jupyter
6 2 (0.89%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 217 (96.44%) AWS
2 59 (26.22%) Azure
3 58 (25.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 49 (21.78%) GitHub
5 48 (21.33%) Cloud Computing
6 26 (11.56%) Amazon S3
6 26 (11.56%) Serverless
7 25 (11.11%) Amazon EKS
8 22 (9.78%) GCP
8 22 (9.78%) IaaS
9 20 (8.89%) Amazon EC2
10 19 (8.44%) SaaS
11 18 (8.00%) PaaS
12 16 (7.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 15 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
14 13 (5.78%) Route 53
15 12 (5.33%) Amazon ECS
16 10 (4.44%) Amazon ELB
17 9 (4.00%) AWS CloudTrail
17 9 (4.00%) AWS CodeDeploy
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.22%) DNS
2 13 (5.78%) Firewall
3 9 (4.00%) Network Security
3 9 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (4.00%) VPN
4 4 (1.78%) WebEx
5 2 (0.89%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (0.89%) DHCP
5 2 (0.89%) LAN
5 2 (0.89%) MVNO
5 2 (0.89%) WAN
5 2 (0.89%) Wireless
5 2 (0.89%) WLAN
6 1 (0.44%) DSL
6 1 (0.44%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.22%) NoSQL
2 22 (9.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 18 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
4 15 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 12 (5.33%) MySQL
6 10 (4.44%) Big Data
6 10 (4.44%) Data Lake
6 10 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.56%) Snowflake Schema
8 6 (2.67%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (2.67%) CouchDB
8 6 (2.67%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.67%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.67%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.33%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.33%) OLAP
11 3 (1.33%) OLTP
11 3 (1.33%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 79 (35.11%) Jenkins
2 52 (23.11%) Git (software)
2 52 (23.11%) GitLab
3 47 (20.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 17 (7.56%) JIRA
5 10 (4.44%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (2.67%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.78%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.33%) ERwin
8 3 (1.33%) PowerDesigner
9 2 (0.89%) Gradle
9 2 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.44%) Liquibase
10 1 (0.44%) Selenium
10 1 (0.44%) Spinnaker
General
1 47 (20.89%) Public Sector
2 20 (8.89%) Finance
3 13 (5.78%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.00%) Banking
4 9 (4.00%) Law
5 4 (1.78%) Korean Language
5 4 (1.78%) Local Government
5 4 (1.78%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.33%) Retail
7 2 (0.89%) Advertising
7 2 (0.89%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.89%) Games
7 2 (0.89%) German Language
8 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.44%) Front Office
8 1 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 109 (48.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 63 (28.00%) AWS Engineer
3 41 (18.22%) AWS DevOps
3 41 (18.22%) Platform Engineer
4 38 (16.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 33 (14.67%) Architect
6 31 (13.78%) Cloud Engineer
7 18 (8.00%) AWS Architect
8 13 (5.78%) Azure Engineer
9 12 (5.33%) Cloud Architect
10 11 (4.89%) Consultant
10 11 (4.89%) Developer
11 10 (4.44%) Network Engineer
12 9 (4.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 9 (4.00%) Senior DevOps
12 9 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 8 (3.56%) Cloud Consultant
13 8 (3.56%) Network Deployment Engineer
13 8 (3.56%) Security Consultant
13 8 (3.56%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (19.56%) Elastic Stack
2 17 (7.56%) Kafka
3 12 (5.33%) Web Services
4 9 (4.00%) Node.js
5 7 (3.11%) HTML
6 5 (2.22%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.78%) .NET
7 4 (1.78%) CSS
7 4 (1.78%) JSON
7 4 (1.78%) XML
8 3 (1.33%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (1.33%) HTML5
8 3 (1.33%) React
8 3 (1.33%) Serverless Framework
8 3 (1.33%) Swagger
9 2 (0.89%) Keras
9 2 (0.89%) Pandas
9 2 (0.89%) scikit-learn
9 2 (0.89%) Spark Streaming
9 2 (0.89%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.67%) Public Cloud
2 21 (9.33%) Enterprise Cloud
3 20 (8.89%) Cloud Native
4 16 (7.11%) Data Centre
5 12 (5.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 11 (4.89%) Private Cloud
7 9 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (3.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (2.67%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.78%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.78%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.33%) Reference Data
11 3 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (1.33%) User Experience
12 2 (0.89%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.89%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.89%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 113 (50.22%) Linux
2 53 (23.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 41 (18.22%) CentOS
4 26 (11.56%) Windows
5 11 (4.89%) Windows Server
6 7 (3.11%) VMS
6 7 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.11%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (2.22%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.22%) Unix
8 2 (0.89%) DC/OS
8 2 (0.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (67.56%) DevOps
2 104 (46.22%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (40.89%) Configuration Management
4 74 (32.89%) Microservices
5 66 (29.33%) Infrastructure as Code
6 58 (25.78%) Continuous Integration
7 55 (24.44%) Infrastructure Automation
8 50 (22.22%) Deployment Automation
9 44 (19.56%) Open Source
10 43 (19.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 43 (19.11%) High Availability
11 42 (18.67%) IT Strategy
12 41 (18.22%) Load Balancing
13 40 (17.78%) E-Procurement
13 40 (17.78%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
14 36 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
15 31 (13.78%) Software Engineering
16 30 (13.33%) Migration
17 20 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
17 20 (8.89%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 118 (52.44%) Python
2 65 (28.89%) Ruby
3 61 (27.11%) Go
4 43 (19.11%) SQL
5 24 (10.67%) PowerShell
6 20 (8.89%) Java
7 17 (7.56%) Bash Shell
8 10 (4.44%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.11%) C++
9 7 (3.11%) JavaScript
9 7 (3.11%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.67%) Scala
11 4 (1.78%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.33%) C#
12 3 (1.33%) Erlang
12 3 (1.33%) Groovy
12 3 (1.33%) PHP
13 2 (0.89%) Korn
13 2 (0.89%) PHP 7
13 2 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (17.33%) Degree
2 22 (9.78%) Security Cleared
3 20 (8.89%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.11%) MCITP
5 7 (3.11%) MCSE
5 7 (3.11%) MCTS
6 5 (2.22%) CCNA
6 5 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.33%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.89%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (0.89%) CCNP
8 2 (0.89%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.89%) MCP
8 2 (0.89%) RHCE
8 2 (0.89%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.22%) SLA
2 10 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.11%) QA
4 3 (1.33%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.44%) NIST
System Software
1 45 (20.00%) Docker
2 13 (5.78%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.78%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.89%) HDFS
7 1 (0.44%) Firmware
7 1 (0.44%) KVM
7 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 139 (61.78%) Terraform
2 85 (37.78%) Puppet
3 49 (21.78%) Kubernetes
4 41 (18.22%) Ansible
4 41 (18.22%) Prometheus
5 40 (17.78%) Grafana
5 40 (17.78%) Graphite
6 38 (16.89%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (2.22%) Packer
8 3 (1.33%) Consul
8 3 (1.33%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.89%) Marathon
9 2 (0.89%) Mesos
9 2 (0.89%) Salt
9 2 (0.89%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.44%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.44%) Graylog
10 1 (0.44%) Istio
10 1 (0.44%) logstash
10 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 24 (10.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.78%) VMware
3 20 (8.89%) Oracle
3 20 (8.89%) SaltStack
4 16 (7.11%) Google
5 14 (6.22%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.11%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.22%) Cisco
7 5 (2.22%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.78%) Alibaba
9 3 (1.33%) Capita
9 3 (1.33%) Siemens
10 2 (0.89%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.89%) Meraki
10 2 (0.89%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.89%) Sparx
11 1 (0.44%) Databricks
11 1 (0.44%) Okta
11 1 (0.44%) Samsung
11 1 (0.44%) Twitter