Period
to 25 January 2022

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £92,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 25 January 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 193 116 220
Rank change year-on-year -77 +104 +92
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 951 674 826
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.86% 2.80% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 2.99% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 849 618 710
10th Percentile £56,250 £47,500 £53,625
25th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £92,500 £75,000 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year +23.33% -3.23% +6.90%
75th Percentile £120,000 £90,000 £93,750
90th Percentile £132,500 £115,000 £118,750
England median annual salary £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +12.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 46,725 22,526 48,236
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.26% 93.49% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32,370 19,116 39,494
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £101,250 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +1.94%

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in London

AWS Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for AWS Engineer in London

AWS Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Engineer in London over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Salary histogram for AWS Engineer in London

AWS Engineer
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 Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -95 96 £80,000 +6.67% 51
West London -47 22 £90,000 +20.00% 13
East London -18 21 £85,000 +17.24% 6
South London -62 12 £54,250 -22.50% 2
AWS Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, AWS Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 894 (94.01%) AWS
2 554 (58.25%) Python
3 462 (48.58%) DevOps
4 460 (48.37%) Agile Software Development
5 418 (43.95%) Finance
6 394 (41.43%) CI/CD
7 380 (39.96%) Software Engineering
8 368 (38.70%) Terraform
9 342 (35.96%) Java
10 334 (35.12%) Asset Management
11 318 (33.44%) Azure
12 301 (31.65%) Docker
13 286 (30.07%) SQL
14 285 (29.97%) Serverless
15 276 (29.02%) Investment Management
16 269 (28.29%) Kubernetes
17 250 (26.29%) React
18 249 (26.18%) GCP
19 240 (25.24%) Microservices
20 233 (24.50%) Infrastructure as Code
21 229 (24.08%) Linux
22 217 (22.82%) JavaScript
23 214 (22.50%) AWS Lambda
24 211 (22.19%) Hedge funds
25 208 (21.87%) TypeScript
26 207 (21.77%) Analytics
27 203 (21.35%) Amazon EC2
28 198 (20.82%) Equities
29 197 (20.72%) Front Office
30 175 (18.40%) AWS CloudFormation

AWS Engineer Skill Set
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 57 (5.99%) Apache Spark
2 42 (4.42%) Apache
3 20 (2.10%) nginx
4 18 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (1.37%) Traefik
6 10 (1.05%) Tomcat
7 9 (0.95%) IIS
8 7 (0.74%) Apache Airflow
9 5 (0.53%) Confluence
10 2 (0.21%) Ethereum
10 2 (0.21%) SAS
11 1 (0.11%) Apache Pulsar
11 1 (0.11%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.11%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.05%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 894 (94.01%) AWS
2 318 (33.44%) Azure
3 285 (29.97%) Serverless
4 249 (26.18%) GCP
5 214 (22.50%) AWS Lambda
6 203 (21.35%) Amazon EC2
7 175 (18.40%) AWS CloudFormation
8 172 (18.09%) Amazon S3
9 137 (14.41%) Amazon ECS
10 63 (6.62%) Amazon EMR
11 52 (5.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 51 (5.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 33 (3.47%) Amazon SQS
14 32 (3.36%) SaaS
15 31 (3.26%) Amazon Kinesis
15 31 (3.26%) PaaS
16 26 (2.73%) Amazon EKS
17 25 (2.63%) Route 53
18 24 (2.52%) CloudFront
19 23 (2.42%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.26%) DNS
2 20 (2.10%) Firewall
3 19 (2.00%) HTTP
4 14 (1.47%) Network Security
5 12 (1.26%) Broadband
5 12 (1.26%) VPN
6 11 (1.16%) HTTPS
6 11 (1.16%) SSL
6 11 (1.16%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.95%) 5G
8 5 (0.53%) SD-WAN
8 5 (0.53%) WAN
9 4 (0.42%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (0.42%) Internet
9 4 (0.42%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.21%) BGP
10 2 (0.21%) EIGRP
10 2 (0.21%) OSPF
10 2 (0.21%) SSH
10 2 (0.21%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (11.67%) Amazon Athena
2 102 (10.73%) Amazon Aurora
3 88 (9.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 77 (8.10%) PostgreSQL
5 73 (7.68%) Amazon RDS
6 54 (5.68%) Amazon Redshift
7 43 (4.52%) NoSQL
8 41 (4.31%) MySQL
9 37 (3.89%) Data Lake
10 36 (3.79%) Big Data
11 32 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
12 28 (2.94%) Hadoop
13 27 (2.84%) Apache Ignite
14 24 (2.52%) SQL Server
15 23 (2.42%) MongoDB
16 22 (2.31%) Apache Hive
17 20 (2.10%) Electronic Patient Records
18 19 (2.00%) BigQuery
19 18 (1.89%) Redis
20 15 (1.58%) Dremio
Development Applications
1 99 (10.41%) Jenkins
2 86 (9.04%) Git (software)
3 60 (6.31%) GitLab
4 34 (3.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 32 (3.36%) JIRA
6 21 (2.21%) TeamCity
7 18 (1.89%) Bitbucket
8 17 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
9 16 (1.68%) Artifactory
10 15 (1.58%) Gradle
11 14 (1.47%) git-flow
12 12 (1.26%) CircleCI
13 9 (0.95%) Burp Suite
14 8 (0.84%) Spinnaker
15 7 (0.74%) Codeship
15 7 (0.74%) Selenium
16 6 (0.63%) Maven
17 5 (0.53%) GoCD
18 4 (0.42%) Cypress.io
18 4 (0.42%) Terragrunt
General
1 418 (43.95%) Finance
2 197 (20.72%) Front Office
3 121 (12.72%) Banking
4 95 (9.99%) Social Skills
5 27 (2.84%) Retail
6 13 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.16%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.05%) Games
8 10 (1.05%) Marketing
9 9 (0.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 9 (0.95%) Public Sector
9 9 (0.95%) Publishing
10 6 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (0.53%) Advertising
11 5 (0.53%) Law
11 5 (0.53%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.21%) Automotive
12 2 (0.21%) Electronics
12 2 (0.21%) Legal
12 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (26.29%) React
2 131 (13.77%) gRPC
3 93 (9.78%) AngularJS
3 93 (9.78%) Kafka
4 90 (9.46%) Vue.js
5 63 (6.62%) .NET
6 43 (4.52%) .NET Core
6 43 (4.52%) ASP.NET
6 43 (4.52%) Protocol Buffers
7 42 (4.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 39 (4.10%) ASP.NET Core
9 32 (3.36%) Node.js
10 22 (2.31%) REST
11 21 (2.21%) Elastic Stack
12 20 (2.10%) RabbitMQ
13 15 (1.58%) ActiveMQ
14 14 (1.47%) J2EE
15 13 (1.37%) LEMP Stack
16 12 (1.26%) RESTful
16 12 (1.26%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 211 (22.19%) Hedge funds
2 198 (20.82%) Equities
3 114 (11.99%) Fixed Income
3 114 (11.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 77 (8.10%) Pricing Data
5 76 (7.99%) Greenfield Project
6 69 (7.26%) Derivative
7 56 (5.89%) Cloud Native
8 43 (4.52%) Public Cloud
9 19 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
10 16 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
11 14 (1.47%) Clustering
11 14 (1.47%) Smartphone
11 14 (1.47%) Social Media
11 14 (1.47%) User Experience
12 12 (1.26%) Private Cloud
13 11 (1.16%) Enterprise Cloud
14 9 (0.95%) Blog
14 9 (0.95%) NHS
15 8 (0.84%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 229 (24.08%) Linux
2 81 (8.52%) Windows
3 27 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (2.52%) Unix
5 23 (2.42%) Windows Server
6 15 (1.58%) Debian
7 13 (1.37%) Ubuntu
8 9 (0.95%) Kali Linux
9 5 (0.53%) CentOS
10 4 (0.42%) VMS
11 3 (0.32%) Amazon Linux
11 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2016
11 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (0.21%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 462 (48.58%) DevOps
2 460 (48.37%) Agile Software Development
3 394 (41.43%) CI/CD
4 380 (39.96%) Software Engineering
5 334 (35.12%) Asset Management
6 276 (29.02%) Investment Management
7 240 (25.24%) Microservices
8 233 (24.50%) Infrastructure as Code
9 207 (21.77%) Analytics
10 172 (18.09%) Full Stack Development
11 143 (15.04%) Data Science
12 136 (14.30%) Artificial Intelligence
13 120 (12.62%) Fintech
14 114 (11.99%) Test Automation
15 99 (10.41%) Migration
16 93 (9.78%) Project Delivery
17 88 (9.25%) Deployment Automation
18 82 (8.62%) Data Management
19 80 (8.41%) Configuration Management
20 78 (8.20%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 554 (58.25%) Python
2 342 (35.96%) Java
3 286 (30.07%) SQL
4 217 (22.82%) JavaScript
5 208 (21.87%) TypeScript
6 104 (10.94%) Bash
7 88 (9.25%) Scala
8 66 (6.94%) PowerShell
9 55 (5.78%) C#
10 46 (4.84%) Go
11 33 (3.47%) Kotlin
12 32 (3.36%) Ruby
13 28 (2.94%) Clojure
14 20 (2.10%) PHP
15 18 (1.89%) Perl
16 14 (1.47%) Shell Script
17 10 (1.05%) R
18 7 (0.74%) Java 8
19 6 (0.63%) Groovy
20 5 (0.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 72 (7.57%) AWS Certification
2 46 (4.84%) Degree
3 22 (2.31%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 17 (1.79%) RHCE
6 10 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (0.95%) Master's Degree
8 7 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 5 (0.53%) CISSP
10 1 (0.11%) CCSP
10 1 (0.11%) GCED
10 1 (0.11%) GCIA
10 1 (0.11%) GCIH
10 1 (0.11%) GIAC
10 1 (0.11%) GREM
10 1 (0.11%) GSEC
10 1 (0.11%) LPIC
10 1 (0.11%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (13.67%) QA
2 11 (1.16%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.74%) GDPR
4 2 (0.21%) SLA
5 1 (0.11%) EMIR
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 301 (31.65%) Docker
2 18 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.26%) Active Directory
4 8 (0.84%) HDFS
5 2 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 368 (38.70%) Terraform
2 269 (28.29%) Kubernetes
3 174 (18.30%) Ansible
4 64 (6.73%) Opscode Chef
5 61 (6.41%) Prometheus
6 59 (6.20%) Grafana
7 44 (4.63%) Puppet
8 17 (1.79%) Consul
9 12 (1.26%) Failover Clustering
9 12 (1.26%) Rancher
10 10 (1.05%) Salt
11 7 (0.74%) CFEngine
12 6 (0.63%) logstash
13 3 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
13 3 (0.32%) Istio
13 3 (0.32%) Kibana
13 3 (0.32%) Knative
14 2 (0.21%) Zipkin
15 1 (0.11%) Packer
15 1 (0.11%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 54 (5.68%) Microsoft
2 41 (4.31%) Google
3 30 (3.15%) VMware
4 22 (2.31%) Red Hat
5 14 (1.47%) New Relic
6 11 (1.16%) Alibaba
6 11 (1.16%) Databricks
7 10 (1.05%) Atlassian
7 10 (1.05%) Oracle
7 10 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (1.05%) SaltStack
8 9 (0.95%) Zscaler
9 8 (0.84%) Cognizant
10 7 (0.74%) Cloudera
10 7 (0.74%) Hortonworks
11 6 (0.63%) Splunk
12 5 (0.53%) Dell
13 4 (0.42%) Cisco
13 4 (0.42%) SolarWinds
14 3 (0.32%) Facebook