Period
to 28 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for AWS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 28 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
North West > Manchester
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 197 132 244
Rank change year-on-year -65 +112 +8
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 49 32 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.86% 1.14% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.53% 8.27% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 12
10th Percentile " £45,750 £44,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £54,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £63,750
Median % change year-on-year - -5.88% +10.87%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £66,875
90th Percentile £76,000 " £74,750
North West median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

AWS Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,082 387 1,133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.05% 13.79% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 717 293 849
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.77% +15.56% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £58,500
90th Percentile £83,000 £70,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% -2.22%

AWS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing AWS Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Certification in Manchester

AWS Certification
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS Certification in Manchester.

Salary trend for AWS Certification in Manchester

AWS Certification
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Certification in Manchester over the 6 months to 28 November 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS Certification in Manchester

AWS Certification
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Certification within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 28 November 2021. 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
Salford -6 3 - -
Rochdale - 1 £45,000 -
AWS Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 28 November 2021, IT jobs citing AWS Certification also mentioned 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 Manchester region with a requirement for AWS Certification.

1 47 (95.92%) AWS
2 36 (73.47%) DevOps
3 32 (65.31%) Linux
3 32 (65.31%) Terraform
4 29 (59.18%) Python
4 29 (59.18%) Docker
4 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (57.14%) Go
5 28 (57.14%) Kubernetes
6 27 (55.10%) Ruby
6 27 (55.10%) Configuration Management
7 26 (53.06%) Puppet
8 23 (46.94%) AWS CloudFormation
8 23 (46.94%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (46.94%) Infrastructure as Code
9 22 (44.90%) Amazon EKS
9 22 (44.90%) Pulumi
9 22 (44.90%) Deployment Automation
9 22 (44.90%) Enterprise Cloud
9 22 (44.90%) Opscode Chef
9 22 (44.90%) SaltStack
10 14 (28.57%) Serverless
11 13 (26.53%) Public Sector
12 10 (20.41%) React
12 10 (20.41%) Node.js
12 10 (20.41%) Windows
12 10 (20.41%) Web Services
13 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
13 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
13 9 (18.37%) Coaching

AWS Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 47 (95.92%) AWS
2 23 (46.94%) AWS CloudFormation
3 22 (44.90%) Amazon EKS
3 22 (44.90%) Pulumi
4 14 (28.57%) Serverless
5 4 (8.16%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (6.12%) Azure
7 2 (4.08%) IaaS
8 1 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (2.04%) AWS Step Functions
8 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (2.04%) GCP
8 1 (2.04%) GitHub
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) DHCP
1 1 (2.04%) DNS
1 1 (2.04%) LAN
1 1 (2.04%) Network Security
1 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (2.04%) WAN
1 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.04%) CircleCI
1 1 (2.04%) Cypress.io
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.04%) GitLab
1 1 (2.04%) Sourcetree
General
1 13 (26.53%) Public Sector
2 9 (18.37%) Social Skills
3 7 (14.29%) Automotive
3 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 7 (14.29%) Retail
4 4 (8.16%) Advertising
4 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) Finance
5 2 (4.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1 (2.04%) Back Office
6 1 (2.04%) Legal
6 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (44.90%) AWS DevOps
2 22 (44.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 22 (44.90%) AWS Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Architect
4 9 (18.37%) AWS Architect
4 9 (18.37%) AWS Solutions Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Engineering Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Software Manager
7 2 (4.08%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.04%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Server Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) Node.js
1 10 (20.41%) React
1 10 (20.41%) Web Services
2 4 (8.16%) Lambda Expressions
3 3 (6.12%) .NET
4 1 (2.04%) .NET Core
4 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.04%) CSS
4 1 (2.04%) GraphQL
4 1 (2.04%) HTML
4 1 (2.04%) Jest
4 1 (2.04%) jQuery
4 1 (2.04%) JSON
4 1 (2.04%) LDAP
4 1 (2.04%) React Native
4 1 (2.04%) Vue.js
4 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.90%) Enterprise Cloud
2 7 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 3 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.04%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.04%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (2.04%) Legacy Applications
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) NHS
4 1 (2.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (65.31%) Linux
2 10 (20.41%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Unix
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (73.47%) DevOps
2 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (55.10%) Configuration Management
4 23 (46.94%) Infrastructure as Code
4 23 (46.94%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (44.90%) Deployment Automation
6 9 (18.37%) Coaching
6 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.29%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 7 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
7 7 (14.29%) Event-Driven
7 7 (14.29%) Presales
8 6 (12.24%) Microservices
8 6 (12.24%) TDD
9 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.20%) High Availability
9 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.20%) Pair Programming
10 4 (8.16%) IT Strategy
10 4 (8.16%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) Python
2 28 (57.14%) Go
3 27 (55.10%) Ruby
4 8 (16.33%) TypeScript
5 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.04%) C
7 1 (2.04%) C#
7 1 (2.04%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
1 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.04%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.04%) MCSA
3 1 (2.04%) MCSE
3 1 (2.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (2.04%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (59.18%) Docker
2 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (65.31%) Terraform
2 28 (57.14%) Kubernetes
3 26 (53.06%) Puppet
4 22 (44.90%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.04%) Ansible
5 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) SaltStack
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Citrix
3 1 (2.04%) VMware