Period
to 19 December 2018

The median annual salary for an AWS Specialist was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 793 841 829
Rank change year-on-year +48 -12 +72
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Specialist 5 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.008% 0.001% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.001% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 10
London median annual salary £85,000 £57,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.83% -6.12% -20.97%
10th Percentile £67,000 £53,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £61,250 £66,375
England median annual salary £60,000 £53,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year +11.63% -10.42% +4.35%

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 63,109 69,833 71,213
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.33% 94.83% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 51,650 55,559 61,222
London median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS Specialist in London

AWS Specialist
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 Specialist within the London region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. 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
South London - 2 £87,500 -
AWS Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Public Cloud
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Presales
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Music Industry
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Business Development
4 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (20.00%) Service Design
4 1 (20.00%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (20.00%) Serverless
4 1 (20.00%) AWS Fargate
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) MuleSoft
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Fargate
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Serverless
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Lambda Expressions
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (20.00%) TIBCO