Period
to 16 February 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 16 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
UK > England
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 670 714 942
Rank change year-on-year +44 +228 +90
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 324 403 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.29% 0.29% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.31% 1.18% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 240 292 187
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.00% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £40,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £105,000 £88,750
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -4.00%

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 24,683 34,196 39,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.81% 24.44% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 18,375 25,116 30,748
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,641 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

AWS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Certification in England

AWS Certification
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS Certification in England.

Salary trend for AWS Certification in England

AWS Certification
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Certification in England over the 6 months to 16 February 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 16 February 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 +57 171 £80,000 -5.88% 47
North of England +35 57 £62,500 +4.17% 22
Midlands +41 39 £75,000 -3.23% 9
South East +65 37 £63,750 +6.25% 5
Yorkshire +35 29 £62,500 +16.28% 5
North West +32 27 £62,500 +4.17% 16
East Midlands +39 25 £75,000 -11.76% 2
South West +16 19 £60,000 - 12
West Midlands +30 14 £70,000 +36.59% 7
East of England +55 8 £67,500 +3.85% 1
North East +2 1 £60,000 - 1
AWS Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 16 February 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.

1 304 (93.83%) AWS
2 174 (53.70%) DevOps
3 119 (36.73%) Terraform
4 116 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
5 112 (34.57%) Finance
6 110 (33.95%) Linux
7 99 (30.56%) Azure
8 97 (29.94%) Python
9 90 (27.78%) Migration
10 84 (25.93%) Docker
11 77 (23.77%) AWS CloudFormation
12 72 (22.22%) Serverless
13 66 (20.37%) Microservices
14 63 (19.44%) Kubernetes
15 61 (18.83%) Java
16 60 (18.52%) Jenkins
17 55 (16.98%) Ansible
17 55 (16.98%) Microsoft
18 52 (16.05%) Public Cloud
18 52 (16.05%) IaaS
18 52 (16.05%) PaaS
19 51 (15.74%) Amazon S3
20 50 (15.43%) AWS Lambda
21 48 (14.81%) Puppet
21 48 (14.81%) VMware
21 48 (14.81%) Degree
21 48 (14.81%) Infrastructure as Code
22 47 (14.51%) Software Engineering
22 47 (14.51%) Hybrid Cloud
22 47 (14.51%) Data Centre

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 (4.63%) Confluence
2 11 (3.40%) Apache Spark
3 9 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (2.47%) IIS
5 7 (2.16%) Apache
6 6 (1.85%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.93%) nginx
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.93%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.62%) CMS
8 2 (0.62%) Ethereum
8 2 (0.62%) Kentico
8 2 (0.62%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.62%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.62%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 304 (93.83%) AWS
2 99 (30.56%) Azure
3 77 (23.77%) AWS CloudFormation
4 72 (22.22%) Serverless
5 52 (16.05%) IaaS
5 52 (16.05%) PaaS
6 51 (15.74%) Amazon S3
7 50 (15.43%) AWS Lambda
8 44 (13.58%) GCP
9 43 (13.27%) Amazon EC2
10 38 (11.73%) SaaS
11 30 (9.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 24 (7.41%) Amazon ECS
13 21 (6.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 21 (6.48%) Amazon ELB
14 18 (5.56%) Office 365
15 16 (4.94%) Route 53
16 13 (4.01%) Amazon Kinesis
16 13 (4.01%) CloudFront
17 12 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.56%) Firewall
2 16 (4.94%) DNS
3 15 (4.63%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.09%) VPN
5 9 (2.78%) Network Security
6 8 (2.47%) LAN
7 6 (1.85%) WAN
8 4 (1.23%) Internet
9 3 (0.93%) HTTP
10 2 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.62%) Wireless
11 1 (0.31%) DVB
11 1 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.31%) Skype
11 1 (0.31%) SSL
11 1 (0.31%) VLAN
11 1 (0.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 22 (6.79%) NoSQL
3 19 (5.86%) Amazon Athena
4 18 (5.56%) Big Data
4 18 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (4.94%) Amazon RDS
6 13 (4.01%) Hadoop
7 12 (3.70%) Apache Hive
7 12 (3.70%) MongoDB
8 11 (3.40%) HBase
8 11 (3.40%) Impala
9 10 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (3.09%) SQL Server
10 8 (2.47%) MySQL
11 7 (2.16%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.85%) CouchDB
12 6 (1.85%) OLTP
12 6 (1.85%) Oracle OLAP
12 6 (1.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 60 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 36 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 17 (5.25%) JIRA
4 12 (3.70%) Maven
5 9 (2.78%) Selenium
6 7 (2.16%) Bitbucket
7 6 (1.85%) Cucumber
7 6 (1.85%) ERwin
7 6 (1.85%) PowerDesigner
8 4 (1.23%) GitLab
8 4 (1.23%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.93%) CircleCI
9 3 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.93%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.31%) Appium
10 1 (0.31%) Mocha
10 1 (0.31%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 112 (34.57%) Finance
2 29 (8.95%) Public Sector
3 15 (4.63%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.32%) Banking
5 10 (3.09%) Games
6 8 (2.47%) Retail
7 6 (1.85%) Front Office
8 5 (1.54%) Advertising
8 5 (1.54%) Police
9 4 (1.23%) Publishing
10 3 (0.93%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.62%) Electronics
11 2 (0.62%) Law
11 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.62%) Marketing
12 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.31%) Legal
12 1 (0.31%) Local Government
12 1 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 93 (28.70%) Architect
2 89 (27.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 57 (17.59%) Cloud Architect
4 53 (16.36%) AWS Engineer
5 40 (12.35%) Solutions Architect
6 36 (11.11%) AWS Architect
7 34 (10.49%) Developer
8 31 (9.57%) Cloud Engineer
9 26 (8.02%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 24 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
10 24 (7.41%) Java Developer
11 21 (6.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 18 (5.56%) AWS Solutions Architect
12 18 (5.56%) Senior Developer
13 17 (5.25%) Consultant
13 17 (5.25%) Senior Java Developer
13 17 (5.25%) Software Engineer
14 15 (4.63%) AWS Developer
15 13 (4.01%) Lead Java Developer
15 13 (4.01%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (10.80%) Node.js
2 34 (10.49%) Web Services
3 19 (5.86%) .NET
3 19 (5.86%) HTML
4 17 (5.25%) J2EE
5 16 (4.94%) Elastic Stack
6 14 (4.32%) Middleware
7 13 (4.01%) CSS
7 13 (4.01%) JSON
8 12 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
9 10 (3.09%) React
10 8 (2.47%) AngularJS
11 7 (2.16%) Spring
12 6 (1.85%) HTML5
12 6 (1.85%) Kafka
12 6 (1.85%) XML
13 5 (1.54%) .NET Framework
13 5 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (1.54%) RESTful
13 5 (1.54%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.05%) Public Cloud
2 47 (14.51%) Data Centre
2 47 (14.51%) Hybrid Cloud
3 31 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (9.57%) Private Cloud
4 25 (7.72%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (5.56%) Cloud Native
6 14 (4.32%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.70%) User Experience
8 10 (3.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (1.85%) Reference Data
9 6 (1.85%) Robotics
9 6 (1.85%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.54%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Cloud
10 5 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.54%) Social Media
11 2 (0.62%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 110 (33.95%) Linux
2 40 (12.35%) Windows
3 28 (8.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (3.70%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.47%) CentOS
5 8 (2.47%) Unix
6 7 (2.16%) VMS
7 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.62%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.31%) Android
9 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.31%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.31%) Debian
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (53.70%) DevOps
2 116 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (27.78%) Migration
4 66 (20.37%) Microservices
5 48 (14.81%) Infrastructure as Code
6 47 (14.51%) Software Engineering
7 41 (12.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (11.11%) Computer Science
9 34 (10.49%) Problem-Solving
10 33 (10.19%) Continuous Integration
11 31 (9.57%) Analytics
12 28 (8.64%) Configuration Management
13 26 (8.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 26 (8.02%) Mentoring
14 23 (7.10%) Artificial Intelligence
14 23 (7.10%) Scrum
15 19 (5.86%) ITIL
16 18 (5.56%) Test Automation
17 17 (5.25%) Open Source
17 17 (5.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 97 (29.94%) Python
2 61 (18.83%) Java
3 43 (13.27%) JavaScript
4 33 (10.19%) PowerShell
5 32 (9.88%) Bash Shell
6 25 (7.72%) C#
7 20 (6.17%) SQL
8 19 (5.86%) Go
9 12 (3.70%) PHP
9 12 (3.70%) Scala
10 10 (3.09%) Ruby
11 8 (2.47%) Java 8
12 5 (1.54%) Perl
12 5 (1.54%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.54%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.23%) C++
14 3 (0.93%) C
14 3 (0.93%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.62%) ES6
15 2 (0.62%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 48 (14.81%) Degree
2 19 (5.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.16%) Master's Degree
6 6 (1.85%) MCSE
7 4 (1.23%) CCSP
7 4 (1.23%) CISSP
8 3 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (0.93%) MCITP
8 3 (0.93%) MCSA
8 3 (0.93%) MCTS
8 3 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (0.62%) CCAA
9 2 (0.62%) CCSE
9 2 (0.62%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (0.62%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.63%) SLA
2 12 (3.70%) QA
3 9 (2.78%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.85%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.62%) PMO
System Software
1 84 (25.93%) Docker
2 33 (10.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (7.10%) Active Directory
4 14 (4.32%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (3.40%) HDFS
6 10 (3.09%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.85%) vSphere
8 2 (0.62%) Firmware
9 1 (0.31%) KVM
Systems Management
1 119 (36.73%) Terraform
2 63 (19.44%) Kubernetes
3 55 (16.98%) Ansible
4 48 (14.81%) Puppet
5 34 (10.49%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (6.48%) Prometheus
7 18 (5.56%) Rancher
8 14 (4.32%) vRealize
9 10 (3.09%) Grafana
9 10 (3.09%) Packer
10 8 (2.47%) Kibana
10 8 (2.47%) logstash
11 6 (1.85%) ZABBIX
12 4 (1.23%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 1 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
13 1 (0.31%) Nagios
13 1 (0.31%) SCCM
13 1 (0.31%) SCOrch
13 1 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 55 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 48 (14.81%) VMware
3 38 (11.73%) Google
4 23 (7.10%) Citrix
5 20 (6.17%) Red Hat
6 14 (4.32%) IBM
7 13 (4.01%) Splunk
8 11 (3.40%) Oracle
8 11 (3.40%) Rackspace
9 9 (2.78%) AppDynamics
10 8 (2.47%) New Relic
11 6 (1.85%) Blue Prism
11 6 (1.85%) Cisco
12 5 (1.54%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.54%) Dynatrace
13 4 (1.23%) Apple
13 4 (1.23%) SaltStack
14 2 (0.62%) F5
14 2 (0.62%) Juniper
14 2 (0.62%) Sitecore