Period
to 16 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for AWS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 406 541 600
Rank change year-on-year +135 +59 +129
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 104 180 190
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.38% 1.80% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 64 118 164
Median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £46,125 £52,500 £53,050
90th Percentile £97,500 £116,500 £130,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +12.00%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4,376 9,990 13,579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.46% 19.49% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3,504 7,710 10,254
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,657 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

AWS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Certification in London

AWS Certification
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for AWS Certification in London

AWS Certification
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Certification in London over the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS Certification in London

AWS Certification
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Certification within the London region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Central London +118 30 £75,000 -6.25% 8
South London +32 5 £70,000 +16.67% 1
AWS Certification
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for AWS Certification.

1 94 (90.38%) AWS
2 58 (55.77%) DevOps
3 49 (47.12%) Python
4 48 (46.15%) Terraform
5 35 (33.65%) Microservices
6 33 (31.73%) Azure
7 30 (28.85%) Linux
8 28 (26.92%) Configuration Management
9 27 (25.96%) Puppet
10 25 (24.04%) Jenkins
11 24 (23.08%) Kubernetes
12 23 (22.12%) Docker
12 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (21.15%) Ansible
13 22 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (20.19%) AWS CloudFormation
15 20 (19.23%) Public Cloud
16 18 (17.31%) PowerShell
17 17 (16.35%) Infrastructure as Code
17 17 (16.35%) IaaS
18 16 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
18 16 (15.38%) Google
18 16 (15.38%) Infrastructure Automation
18 16 (15.38%) GitLab
19 15 (14.42%) Migration
19 15 (14.42%) Firewall
19 15 (14.42%) Windows
19 15 (14.42%) Go
19 15 (14.42%) Opscode Chef
19 15 (14.42%) Bash Shell

AWS Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (5.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (3.85%) Apache
3 3 (2.88%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.88%) Confluence
4 2 (1.92%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.96%) JBoss
5 1 (0.96%) nginx
5 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 94 (90.38%) AWS
2 33 (31.73%) Azure
3 21 (20.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 17 (16.35%) IaaS
5 15 (14.42%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (13.46%) GCP
7 13 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 13 (12.50%) Amazon S3
7 13 (12.50%) PaaS
8 12 (11.54%) Amazon ECS
9 11 (10.58%) SaaS
9 11 (10.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 10 (9.62%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (9.62%) GitHub
10 10 (9.62%) Route 53
10 10 (9.62%) Serverless
11 8 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
11 8 (7.69%) AWS CodeDeploy
12 7 (6.73%) AWS CodeBuild
12 7 (6.73%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.42%) Firewall
2 9 (8.65%) VPN
3 8 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.77%) Network Security
5 4 (3.85%) Ethernet
5 4 (3.85%) Internet
5 4 (3.85%) LAN
5 4 (3.85%) WAN
5 4 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.92%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (1.92%) MVNO
6 2 (1.92%) Wireless
6 2 (1.92%) WLAN
7 1 (0.96%) DNS
7 1 (0.96%) eduroam
7 1 (0.96%) SSL
7 1 (0.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 13 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (5.77%) Big Data
3 6 (5.77%) MySQL
4 5 (4.81%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.85%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.88%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.92%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.92%) Apache Ignite
7 2 (1.92%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.92%) Flink
7 2 (1.92%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.92%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.92%) Snowflake Schema
7 2 (1.92%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.96%) Dremio
8 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.96%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 25 (24.04%) Jenkins
2 16 (15.38%) GitLab
3 10 (9.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (9.62%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.81%) JIRA
5 2 (1.92%) Spinnaker
6 1 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.96%) Selenium
6 1 (0.96%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.96%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (12.50%) Public Sector
2 12 (11.54%) Finance
3 9 (8.65%) Law
4 8 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.85%) Banking
6 2 (1.92%) Front Office
7 1 (0.96%) Local Government
7 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (31.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 32 (30.77%) Architect
3 20 (19.23%) AWS Engineer
4 19 (18.27%) Infrastructure Architect
5 18 (17.31%) AWS DevOps
6 14 (13.46%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 12 (11.54%) AWS Architect
7 12 (11.54%) Platform Engineer
8 11 (10.58%) Consultant
9 10 (9.62%) Cloud Consultant
9 10 (9.62%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (9.62%) Security Consultant
10 7 (6.73%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (5.77%) Senior DevOps
11 6 (5.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 5 (4.81%) AWS Consultant
12 5 (4.81%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
12 5 (4.81%) Network Engineer
12 5 (4.81%) Senior Cloud Engineer
13 4 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.54%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (8.65%) Node.js
3 5 (4.81%) Web Services
4 3 (2.88%) Kafka
5 2 (1.92%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.92%) LAMP
5 2 (1.92%) REST
5 2 (1.92%) Serverless Framework
5 2 (1.92%) Spark Streaming
5 2 (1.92%) Spring
5 2 (1.92%) Swagger
6 1 (0.96%) boto
6 1 (0.96%) Enzyme
6 1 (0.96%) GatsbyJS
6 1 (0.96%) HTML
6 1 (0.96%) Jest
6 1 (0.96%) JSON
6 1 (0.96%) React
6 1 (0.96%) Redux
6 1 (0.96%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.23%) Public Cloud
2 13 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 9 (8.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (6.73%) Cloud Native
5 5 (4.81%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.88%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.92%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.92%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.92%) Social Media
8 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.85%) Linux
2 15 (14.42%) Windows
3 13 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (9.62%) CentOS
5 7 (6.73%) Windows Server
6 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (4.81%) Unix
8 4 (3.85%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.85%) Windows 10
8 4 (3.85%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.92%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.92%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.96%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (55.77%) DevOps
2 35 (33.65%) Microservices
3 28 (26.92%) Configuration Management
4 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (21.15%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (16.35%) Infrastructure as Code
7 16 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
7 16 (15.38%) Infrastructure Automation
8 15 (14.42%) Migration
9 13 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
10 11 (10.58%) Artificial Intelligence
10 11 (10.58%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (10.58%) Load Balancing
10 11 (10.58%) Open Source
11 10 (9.62%) Data Architecture
11 10 (9.62%) High Availability
12 9 (8.65%) IT Strategy
12 9 (8.65%) SIEM
12 9 (8.65%) SOA
12 9 (8.65%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 49 (47.12%) Python
2 18 (17.31%) PowerShell
3 15 (14.42%) Bash Shell
3 15 (14.42%) Go
4 13 (12.50%) Ruby
5 8 (7.69%) Java
5 8 (7.69%) SQL
6 5 (4.81%) Perl
7 3 (2.88%) Scala
8 2 (1.92%) C#
9 1 (0.96%) C++
9 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.96%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) Degree
2 10 (9.62%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.77%) CCNA
3 6 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.85%) CCNP
5 4 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.92%) CCA
6 2 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.92%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (1.92%) MCP
6 2 (1.92%) MCSA
6 2 (1.92%) MCSE
6 2 (1.92%) RHCE
6 2 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.96%) CISSP
7 1 (0.96%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.92%) NIST
3 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 23 (22.12%) Docker
2 12 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.73%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (4.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.92%) HDFS
6 2 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.92%) vSphere
6 2 (1.92%) XenApp
6 2 (1.92%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.96%) Firmware
7 1 (0.96%) KVM
7 1 (0.96%) Lustre
7 1 (0.96%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 48 (46.15%) Terraform
2 27 (25.96%) Puppet
3 24 (23.08%) Kubernetes
4 22 (21.15%) Ansible
5 15 (14.42%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (10.58%) Prometheus
7 10 (9.62%) Grafana
8 9 (8.65%) Graphite
9 3 (2.88%) Nagios
10 2 (1.92%) BladeLogic
10 2 (1.92%) Consul
10 2 (1.92%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (1.92%) Graylog
10 2 (1.92%) Istio
10 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (1.92%) Packer
10 2 (1.92%) Salt
10 2 (1.92%) SCOM
11 1 (0.96%) logstash
11 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Google
2 14 (13.46%) VMware
3 11 (10.58%) Oracle
4 9 (8.65%) Red Hat
5 7 (6.73%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.73%) Rackspace
6 6 (5.77%) Alibaba
6 6 (5.77%) Cisco
7 4 (3.85%) Meraki
8 3 (2.88%) Dell
8 3 (2.88%) Splunk
8 3 (2.88%) Veeam
9 2 (1.92%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.92%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.92%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.92%) BMC
9 2 (1.92%) Citrix
9 2 (1.92%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.92%) Darktrace
9 2 (1.92%) EMC