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The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 20 May 2022.

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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 115 81 104
Rank change year-on-year -34 +23 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 7 18 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.44% 1.40% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.49% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £67,500 £38,750 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £47,500 -
Median % change year-on-year +47.37% - -
75th Percentile £72,500 £56,250 -
90th Percentile - - -
Scotland median annual salary £70,000 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year +47.37% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,524 1,209 1,145
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.89% 93.87% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 853 856 816
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £46,100 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.12% +2.44% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,375 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in Glasgow

AWS Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS Engineer in Glasgow.

Salary trend for AWS Engineer in Glasgow

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 May 2022, AWS Engineer job roles required 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 Glasgow region featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (100.00%) AWS
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
1 7 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 7 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 7 (100.00%) Terraform
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon ECS
1 7 (100.00%) AWS CodeDeploy
1 7 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 7 (100.00%) Social Skills
1 7 (100.00%) CI/CD
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon EKS
2 5 (71.43%) AWS CodeBuild
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Cloud Native
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (71.43%) Kubernetes
2 5 (71.43%) AWS CloudTrail
2 5 (71.43%) Ansible
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Bash
2 5 (71.43%) Splunk
2 5 (71.43%) Route 53
3 2 (28.57%) GitHub
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (28.57%) CloudFront
3 2 (28.57%) Agile

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon ECS
1 7 (100.00%) AWS
1 7 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 7 (100.00%) AWS CodeDeploy
1 7 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon EKS
2 5 (71.43%) AWS CloudTrail
2 5 (71.43%) AWS CodeBuild
2 5 (71.43%) Route 53
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (28.57%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (28.57%) Azure
3 2 (28.57%) CloudFront
3 2 (28.57%) GitHub
3 2 (28.57%) Pulumi
3 2 (28.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (100.00%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) CI/CD
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
1 7 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 7 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Bash
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Terraform
2 5 (71.43%) Ansible
2 5 (71.43%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Splunk