Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for an AWS Specialist was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services Specialist
England > London
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 806 - 878
Rank change year-on-year - +878 +43
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Specialist 3 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.004% - 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% - 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 10
London median annual salary £80,000 - £45,000
10th Percentile £63,500 - £42,500
90th Percentile £82,500 - £70,875
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -21.74%

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 64,821 70,604 75,817
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.37% 94.76% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 52,769 55,286 65,864
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,301 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

AWS Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Specialist in London

AWS Specialist
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS Specialist in London.

Salary trend for AWS Specialist in London

AWS Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Specialist in London over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS Specialist in London

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, AWS Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Kibana
2 2 (66.67%) Mesos
2 2 (66.67%) AppDynamics
2 2 (66.67%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
2 2 (66.67%) Go
2 2 (66.67%) New Relic
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment

AWS Specialist 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 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (33.33%) Serverless
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Chocolatey
1 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (33.33%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Go
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Kibana
1 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (66.67%) Mesos
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) AppDynamics
1 2 (66.67%) New Relic
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk