Period
to 6 August 2020

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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
England > London
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 370 498 588
Rank change year-on-year +128 +90 +224
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 158 246 257
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.58% 0.43% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.87% 2.10% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 79 147 237
Median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £40,550 £54,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £121,250 £95,000
England median annual salary £66,250 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -5.36% +12.00% +8.70%

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 5,502 11,732 16,021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.26% 20.70% 22.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4,022 8,815 11,891
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% - +9.89%

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 6 August 2020.

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 6 August 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
Central London +112 26 £80,000 +6.67% 4
AWS Certification
England

For the 6 months to 6 August 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 London region with a requirement for AWS Certification.

1 151 (95.57%) AWS
2 110 (69.62%) DevOps
3 83 (52.53%) Terraform
4 71 (44.94%) Degree
5 68 (43.04%) Python
6 64 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (33.54%) Azure
8 48 (30.38%) AWS CloudFormation
9 47 (29.75%) Jenkins
10 46 (29.11%) Computer Science
10 46 (29.11%) Finance
11 43 (27.22%) Serverless
12 40 (25.32%) Microservices
12 40 (25.32%) Infrastructure Automation
13 38 (24.05%) Infrastructure as Code
14 36 (22.78%) Ansible
14 36 (22.78%) Stakeholder Management
14 36 (22.78%) Puppet
15 35 (22.15%) Linux
16 34 (21.52%) Migration
17 32 (20.25%) Kubernetes
17 32 (20.25%) Cloud Native
17 32 (20.25%) Problem-Solving
18 31 (19.62%) Public Cloud
18 31 (19.62%) SaaS
19 30 (18.99%) Security Architecture
20 29 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
21 28 (17.72%) IaaS
22 26 (16.46%) Google
23 25 (15.82%) GCP

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 10 (6.33%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.53%) Apache
3 3 (1.90%) Jupyter
3 3 (1.90%) nginx
4 2 (1.27%) Confluence
5 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.63%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 151 (95.57%) AWS
2 53 (33.54%) Azure
3 48 (30.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 43 (27.22%) Serverless
5 31 (19.62%) SaaS
6 28 (17.72%) IaaS
7 25 (15.82%) GCP
8 20 (12.66%) PaaS
9 16 (10.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 14 (8.86%) Amazon S3
10 14 (8.86%) AWS Lambda
10 14 (8.86%) GitHub
11 13 (8.23%) Amazon GuardDuty
12 12 (7.59%) Slack
12 12 (7.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 11 (6.96%) Amazon EC2
13 11 (6.96%) Cloud Computing
14 10 (6.33%) Amazon ECS
15 8 (5.06%) AWS Fargate
16 7 (4.43%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.49%) Firewall
2 11 (6.96%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (6.33%) DNS
4 9 (5.70%) VPN
5 7 (4.43%) Network Security
6 5 (3.16%) WAN
7 4 (2.53%) LAN
7 4 (2.53%) WebEx
8 3 (1.90%) Internet
9 2 (1.27%) NAS
10 1 (0.63%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (0.63%) DMZ
10 1 (0.63%) MVNO
10 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.63%) VoIP
10 1 (0.63%) Wireless
10 1 (0.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 21 (13.29%) SQL Server
3 17 (10.76%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (9.49%) NoSQL
5 14 (8.86%) Relational Database
6 13 (8.23%) CouchDB
6 13 (8.23%) MongoDB
6 13 (8.23%) Snowflake Schema
7 12 (7.59%) RDBMS
8 10 (6.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (6.33%) Big Data
8 10 (6.33%) OLAP
8 10 (6.33%) OLTP
8 10 (6.33%) Oracle OLAP
9 9 (5.70%) Data Lake
9 9 (5.70%) MySQL
10 5 (3.16%) Amazon Redshift
10 5 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (2.53%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 47 (29.75%) Jenkins
2 21 (13.29%) Git (software)
3 19 (12.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 19 (12.03%) Octopus Deploy
4 11 (6.96%) GitLab
5 10 (6.33%) ERwin
5 10 (6.33%) PowerDesigner
6 6 (3.80%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.90%) JIRA
7 3 (1.90%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.63%) Spinnaker
General
1 46 (29.11%) Finance
2 19 (12.03%) Telecoms
3 18 (11.39%) Banking
4 15 (9.49%) Public Sector
5 10 (6.33%) Games
6 3 (1.90%) Law
7 2 (1.27%) Advertising
8 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (36.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (25.95%) AWS Engineer
3 36 (22.78%) Cloud Engineer
4 35 (22.15%) Architect
5 18 (11.39%) AWS DevOps
5 18 (11.39%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 16 (10.13%) Deployment Engineer
6 16 (10.13%) Security Engineer
7 14 (8.86%) AWS Architect
8 12 (7.59%) Cloud Architect
8 12 (7.59%) Platform Engineer
9 10 (6.33%) Data Architect
9 10 (6.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 9 (5.70%) Network Engineer
11 8 (5.06%) Network Deployment Engineer
11 8 (5.06%) Senior Architect
11 8 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (4.43%) Data Engineer
12 7 (4.43%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
12 7 (4.43%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.92%) Kafka
2 12 (7.59%) FIX Protocol
3 11 (6.96%) Elastic Stack
4 10 (6.33%) JSON
4 10 (6.33%) XML
5 8 (5.06%) HTML
6 7 (4.43%) .NET
7 6 (3.80%) Web Services
8 5 (3.16%) Node.js
9 4 (2.53%) AngularJS
9 4 (2.53%) CSS
9 4 (2.53%) HTML5
10 3 (1.90%) jQuery
10 3 (1.90%) Laravel
10 3 (1.90%) REST
11 2 (1.27%) D3.js
11 2 (1.27%) React
12 1 (0.63%) Jest
12 1 (0.63%) Lambda Expressions
12 1 (0.63%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.25%) Cloud Native
2 31 (19.62%) Public Cloud
3 29 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (10.13%) Private Cloud
5 14 (8.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (8.86%) Management Information System
6 13 (8.23%) Virtual Team
7 10 (6.33%) Reference Data
8 9 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (3.80%) Data Centre
9 6 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (3.80%) User Experience
10 4 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.90%) Security Operations Centre
12 2 (1.27%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
13 1 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Cloud
13 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.15%) Linux
2 15 (9.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (8.23%) VMS
4 11 (6.96%) CentOS
5 10 (6.33%) Windows
6 5 (3.16%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.90%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.27%) Unix
8 2 (1.27%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (69.62%) DevOps
2 64 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (29.11%) Computer Science
4 40 (25.32%) Infrastructure Automation
4 40 (25.32%) Microservices
5 38 (24.05%) Infrastructure as Code
6 36 (22.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (21.52%) Migration
8 32 (20.25%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (18.99%) Security Architecture
10 24 (15.19%) Fintech
11 23 (14.56%) Analytics
11 23 (14.56%) Deployment Automation
12 22 (13.92%) Configuration Management
12 22 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (12.03%) Artificial Intelligence
13 19 (12.03%) Information Security
14 18 (11.39%) Open Source
15 17 (10.76%) Cybersecurity
16 15 (9.49%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 68 (43.04%) Python
2 24 (15.19%) PowerShell
3 21 (13.29%) Java
4 20 (12.66%) Shell Script
5 12 (7.59%) Go
6 10 (6.33%) Ruby
7 8 (5.06%) Scala
8 7 (4.43%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.43%) SQL
9 4 (2.53%) C++
10 3 (1.90%) Erlang
10 3 (1.90%) PHP
11 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.27%) C
11 2 (1.27%) C#
11 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.27%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.63%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 71 (44.94%) Degree
2 21 (13.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (10.76%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (8.86%) CISSP
5 10 (6.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 10 (6.33%) Master's Degree
6 8 (5.06%) CCNA
6 8 (5.06%) CCSP
7 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (3.16%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.53%) CISA
9 4 (2.53%) CISM
9 4 (2.53%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.90%) CCNP
10 3 (1.90%) MCSD
10 3 (1.90%) MCSE
10 3 (1.90%) RHCE
11 2 (1.27%) MCP
12 1 (0.63%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.63%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.66%) SLA
2 16 (10.13%) QA
3 10 (6.33%) Data Quality
4 5 (3.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (15.19%) Docker
2 8 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.43%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.90%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 83 (52.53%) Terraform
2 36 (22.78%) Ansible
2 36 (22.78%) Puppet
3 32 (20.25%) Kubernetes
4 22 (13.92%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (8.23%) Grafana
5 13 (8.23%) Prometheus
6 10 (6.33%) Graphite
7 2 (1.27%) Packer
8 1 (0.63%) Istio
8 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.63%) Salt
8 1 (0.63%) WSUS
8 1 (0.63%) yum
Vendors
1 26 (16.46%) Google
2 21 (13.29%) Microsoft
3 20 (12.66%) Oracle
4 12 (7.59%) VMware
5 8 (5.06%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.43%) PagerDuty
7 4 (2.53%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.53%) Cisco
7 4 (2.53%) Tableau
8 3 (1.90%) Sybase
9 2 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.63%) Meraki
10 1 (0.63%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.63%) RightScale
10 1 (0.63%) Siemens
10 1 (0.63%) Sony
10 1 (0.63%) Splunk