Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for an AWS Specialist was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 824 823 859
Rank change year-on-year -1 +36 -
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Specialist 3 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.004% 0.001% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.001% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 22
London median annual salary £80,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £71,500 £60,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £60,000 £62,650
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -10.00%

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 66,404 66,905 79,090
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.62% 95.47% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 54,265 55,450 68,518
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 June 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%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
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%) Amazon AWS
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%) Amazon RDS
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%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Kibana
2 2 (66.67%) Mesos
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 2 (66.67%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) AppDynamics

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 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Chocolatey
1 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fintech
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Auto-Scaling
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Go
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Java 8
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
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) AppDynamics
1 2 (66.67%) New Relic
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk