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The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 279 166 149
Rank change year-on-year -113 -17 +55
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 1,119 942 771
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.45% 2.25% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 2.50% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 925 867 705
10th Percentile £56,250 £52,100 £57,500
25th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £65,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £80,000 £82,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% +13.79%
75th Percentile £115,000 £102,500 £108,750
90th Percentile £130,000 £122,500 £133,750
England median annual salary £85,000 £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +11.11%

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 70,423 37,679 31,137
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.36% 90.19% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 34,799 27,005 25,713
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,800
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £66,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.06% +5.60%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -126 80 £82,500 +6.45% 22
West London -68 14 £85,000 +19.30% 9
East London -42 10 £77,500 +3.33% 10
North London -26 6 £55,000 -45.00% 1
South London -66 2 £60,000 -7.69% 1
AWS Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 London region featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 1,034 (92.40%) AWS
2 662 (59.16%) Agile
3 625 (55.85%) Finance
4 576 (51.47%) Python
5 511 (45.67%) Software Engineering
5 511 (45.67%) DevOps
6 464 (41.47%) Java
7 435 (38.87%) CI/CD
8 409 (36.55%) Investment Management
9 393 (35.12%) React
10 387 (34.58%) Terraform
11 369 (32.98%) Azure
12 362 (32.35%) JavaScript
13 347 (31.01%) GCP
14 339 (30.29%) Asset Management
15 313 (27.97%) Docker
16 308 (27.52%) Hedge funds
17 303 (27.08%) Kubernetes
18 301 (26.90%) Front Office
19 285 (25.47%) TypeScript
20 278 (24.84%) Serverless
21 246 (21.98%) Analytics
22 223 (19.93%) Microservices
22 223 (19.93%) Amazon S3
23 222 (19.84%) Amazon EC2
24 220 (19.66%) AWS Lambda
25 216 (19.30%) Equities
26 188 (16.80%) SQL
27 186 (16.62%) Infrastructure as Code
28 178 (15.91%) Linux

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 65 (5.81%) Apache Spark
2 45 (4.02%) Apache Airflow
3 35 (3.13%) Apache
4 29 (2.59%) Confluence
5 21 (1.88%) Tomcat
6 15 (1.34%) IIS
7 12 (1.07%) CMS
8 7 (0.63%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.45%) nginx
10 4 (0.36%) Jupyter
11 3 (0.27%) Traefik
12 2 (0.18%) Luigi
Applications
1 18 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 18 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 18 (1.61%) MS Visio
2 14 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (0.71%) Fidessa
2 6 (0.54%) Shopify
3 4 (0.36%) Acoustic Campaign
3 4 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.089%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.089%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.089%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 1,034 (92.40%) AWS
2 369 (32.98%) Azure
3 347 (31.01%) GCP
4 278 (24.84%) Serverless
5 223 (19.93%) Amazon S3
6 222 (19.84%) Amazon EC2
7 220 (19.66%) AWS Lambda
8 156 (13.94%) AWS CloudFormation
9 76 (6.79%) Amazon ECS
10 53 (4.74%) Route 53
11 52 (4.65%) Amazon EMR
12 49 (4.38%) SaaS
13 47 (4.20%) Amazon SQS
14 46 (4.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 40 (3.57%) Amazon EKS
16 37 (3.31%) Azure Active Directory
17 35 (3.13%) GitHub
18 32 (2.86%) Apigee
19 30 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
19 30 (2.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.31%) Firewall
2 22 (1.97%) Internet
2 22 (1.97%) VPN
3 19 (1.70%) DNS
3 19 (1.70%) SSL
4 18 (1.61%) HTTPS
5 11 (0.98%) TCP/IP
6 10 (0.89%) Broadband
7 8 (0.71%) FIX Connectivity
7 8 (0.71%) HTTP
8 7 (0.63%) BGP
8 7 (0.63%) Network Security
8 7 (0.63%) OSPF
8 7 (0.63%) RIP
8 7 (0.63%) WAN
9 5 (0.45%) SD-WAN
10 3 (0.27%) DHCP
10 3 (0.27%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (0.27%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.18%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (8.85%) Amazon RDS
2 71 (6.34%) Amazon Redshift
3 69 (6.17%) PostgreSQL
4 53 (4.74%) Amazon Athena
5 48 (4.29%) DynamoDB
6 43 (3.84%) Elasticsearch
7 41 (3.66%) NoSQL
8 36 (3.22%) Big Data
9 34 (3.04%) Hadoop
10 31 (2.77%) SQL Server
11 30 (2.68%) Apache Hive
12 29 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
13 24 (2.14%) Amazon Aurora
14 23 (2.06%) Flink
15 20 (1.79%) Relational Database
16 19 (1.70%) Apache Ignite
17 17 (1.52%) Data Lake
18 14 (1.25%) MySQL
19 13 (1.16%) Tableau
19 13 (1.16%) UniData
Development Applications
1 161 (14.39%) Jenkins
2 99 (8.85%) Git (software)
3 58 (5.18%) JIRA
4 36 (3.22%) GitLab
5 31 (2.77%) TeamCity
6 27 (2.41%) Bitbucket
7 24 (2.14%) Gradle
8 14 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (1.16%) CircleCI
10 12 (1.07%) Artifactory
11 9 (0.80%) Subversion
12 8 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (0.63%) git-flow
13 7 (0.63%) Postman
13 7 (0.63%) SonarQube
14 6 (0.54%) Maven
14 6 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
15 5 (0.45%) MSBuild
15 5 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
16 4 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 625 (55.85%) Finance
2 301 (26.90%) Front Office
3 102 (9.12%) Social Skills
4 54 (4.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 52 (4.65%) Banking
6 34 (3.04%) Financial Institution
7 32 (2.86%) Public Sector
8 29 (2.59%) Retail
9 23 (2.06%) Marketing
10 19 (1.70%) Telecoms
11 16 (1.43%) Games
12 13 (1.16%) Electronics
12 13 (1.16%) Manufacturing
13 10 (0.89%) Advertising
14 7 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (0.54%) Law
16 5 (0.45%) Italian Language
16 5 (0.45%) Retail Banking
17 2 (0.18%) Influencing Skills
17 2 (0.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 393 (35.12%) React
2 151 (13.49%) gRPC
3 146 (13.05%) Kafka
4 102 (9.12%) Vue.js
5 101 (9.03%) AngularJS
6 93 (8.31%) .NET
7 91 (8.13%) Node.js
8 86 (7.69%) GraphQL
9 68 (6.08%) Apache Camel
10 58 (5.18%) NumPy
10 58 (5.18%) Pandas
11 56 (5.00%) SciPy
12 51 (4.56%) Protocol Buffers
13 45 (4.02%) .NET Core
14 44 (3.93%) ASP.NET
14 44 (3.93%) ASP.NET Core
14 44 (3.93%) ASP.NET Web API
15 33 (2.95%) REST
16 20 (1.79%) Web Services
17 15 (1.34%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 308 (27.52%) Hedge funds
2 216 (19.30%) Equities
3 155 (13.85%) Fixed Income
3 155 (13.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 144 (12.87%) Derivative
5 99 (8.85%) Greenfield Project
6 98 (8.76%) Cloud Native
7 30 (2.68%) Algorithms
8 26 (2.32%) Sports Betting
9 16 (1.43%) Hackathon
9 16 (1.43%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.43%) Reference Data
10 15 (1.34%) IoT
11 12 (1.07%) Blockchain
11 12 (1.07%) Clustering
11 12 (1.07%) iPhone
11 12 (1.07%) Pricing Data
12 10 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
12 10 (0.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 178 (15.91%) Linux
2 75 (6.70%) Windows
3 31 (2.77%) Windows Server
4 22 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (1.43%) Unix
6 11 (0.98%) Ubuntu
7 8 (0.71%) Solaris
8 3 (0.27%) Debian
8 3 (0.27%) Kali Linux
8 3 (0.27%) Mesosphere
9 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.089%) CentOS
10 1 (0.089%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 662 (59.16%) Agile
2 511 (45.67%) DevOps
2 511 (45.67%) Software Engineering
3 435 (38.87%) CI/CD
4 409 (36.55%) Investment Management
5 339 (30.29%) Asset Management
6 246 (21.98%) Analytics
7 223 (19.93%) Microservices
8 186 (16.62%) Infrastructure as Code
9 156 (13.94%) Fintech
10 104 (9.29%) Data Analytics
11 98 (8.76%) Test Automation
12 95 (8.49%) Full Stack Development
13 94 (8.40%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 91 (8.13%) Data Science
14 91 (8.13%) Migration
15 84 (7.51%) Configuration Management
16 83 (7.42%) Deployment Automation
17 81 (7.24%) Mentoring
18 71 (6.34%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 576 (51.47%) Python
2 464 (41.47%) Java
3 362 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 285 (25.47%) TypeScript
5 188 (16.80%) SQL
6 119 (10.63%) Bash
7 95 (8.49%) PowerShell
8 84 (7.51%) Go
9 81 (7.24%) C#
10 69 (6.17%) Scala
11 43 (3.84%) Groovy
12 35 (3.13%) PHP
13 34 (3.04%) Kotlin
14 27 (2.41%) Ruby
15 26 (2.32%) Shell Script
16 9 (0.80%) Perl
17 8 (0.71%) R
17 8 (0.71%) VB
18 5 (0.45%) Elixir
18 5 (0.45%) Rust
Qualifications
1 44 (3.93%) AWS Certification
2 26 (2.32%) Degree
3 21 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.36%) RHCE
7 3 (0.27%) CFA
7 3 (0.27%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.089%) CCNA
9 1 (0.089%) CEH
9 1 (0.089%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.089%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.089%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (6.79%) QA
2 8 (0.71%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.18%) GDPR
5 1 (0.089%) PMO
System Software
1 313 (27.97%) Docker
2 63 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 15 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (0.63%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.089%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 387 (34.58%) Terraform
2 303 (27.08%) Kubernetes
3 172 (15.37%) Ansible
4 66 (5.90%) Puppet
5 50 (4.47%) Opscode Chef
6 48 (4.29%) Prometheus
7 18 (1.61%) Packer
8 14 (1.25%) Grafana
9 11 (0.98%) Rancher
10 7 (0.63%) Backup Exec
11 6 (0.54%) Consul
12 5 (0.45%) Zipkin
13 4 (0.36%) Salt
14 3 (0.27%) Automic
14 3 (0.27%) CFEngine
14 3 (0.27%) Failover Clustering
14 3 (0.27%) Kibana
14 3 (0.27%) logstash
14 3 (0.27%) Nagios
15 2 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 66 (5.90%) Microsoft
2 47 (4.20%) Splunk
3 25 (2.23%) Oracle
4 24 (2.14%) Bloomberg
4 24 (2.14%) VMware
5 22 (1.97%) Google
6 17 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (1.34%) Atlassian
7 15 (1.34%) Red Hat
8 13 (1.16%) SAP
9 11 (0.98%) New Relic
10 10 (0.89%) Veeam
10 10 (0.89%) Zscaler
11 8 (0.71%) CQG
11 8 (0.71%) ION Trading
11 8 (0.71%) Patsystems
11 8 (0.71%) PayPal
11 8 (0.71%) Reuters
11 8 (0.71%) Trayport
12 7 (0.63%) arcserve