Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 171 182 231
Rank change year-on-year +11 +49 +10
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 26 19 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.67% 0.46% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.95% 2.71% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 36
10th Percentile £48,750 " £50,000
25th Percentile £52,188 £58,750 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £66,250 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.43% +10.42% +11.63%
75th Percentile £67,500 £76,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £69,888 " £77,500
North West median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +11.63%

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 659 701 1,429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.90% 16.89% 23.20%
Number of salaries quoted 448 531 1,076
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £26,125
25th Percentile £39,500 £33,750 £35,047
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,875 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £72,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +4.65%

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 18 May 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS Certification in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 May 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 26 (100.00%) AWS
2 21 (80.77%) DevOps
3 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (65.38%) Terraform
5 16 (61.54%) Docker
5 16 (61.54%) Kubernetes
6 15 (57.69%) AWS CloudFormation
6 15 (57.69%) Infrastructure as Code
7 14 (53.85%) Go
8 13 (50.00%) Python
9 12 (46.15%) Linux
10 11 (42.31%) Configuration Management
10 11 (42.31%) Puppet
10 11 (42.31%) Ruby
10 11 (42.31%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (42.31%) Deployment Automation
10 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Cloud
10 11 (42.31%) AWS Lambda
10 11 (42.31%) Serverless
11 9 (34.62%) Amazon EKS
11 9 (34.62%) Pulumi
11 9 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (34.62%) SaltStack
12 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Automation
13 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
13 7 (26.92%) Azure
14 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
15 5 (19.23%) TDD
15 5 (19.23%) Microservices
16 4 (15.38%) Jenkins

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 26 (100.00%) AWS
2 15 (57.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 11 (42.31%) AWS Lambda
3 11 (42.31%) Serverless
4 9 (34.62%) Amazon EKS
4 9 (34.62%) Pulumi
5 7 (26.92%) Azure
6 3 (11.54%) SaaS
7 2 (7.69%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (7.69%) GitHub
7 2 (7.69%) IaaS
7 2 (7.69%) PaaS
8 1 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) Jasmine
3 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) GitLab
General
1 3 (11.54%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Public Sector
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Social Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) AWS DevOps
3 9 (34.62%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (11.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) AWS Architect
7 1 (3.85%) AWS Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Apollo GraphQL
1 3 (11.54%) GraphQL
1 3 (11.54%) Jest
1 3 (11.54%) Node.js
1 3 (11.54%) React
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) CentOS
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) DevOps
2 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (57.69%) Infrastructure as Code
4 11 (42.31%) Configuration Management
4 11 (42.31%) Deployment Automation
4 11 (42.31%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Automation
6 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
7 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
8 5 (19.23%) Microservices
8 5 (19.23%) TDD
9 3 (11.54%) Architectural Design
9 3 (11.54%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (11.54%) Data Science
9 3 (11.54%) Logistics
10 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (7.69%) Decision-Making
10 2 (7.69%) IT Strategy
10 2 (7.69%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 2 (7.69%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Go
2 13 (50.00%) Python
3 11 (42.31%) Ruby
4 3 (11.54%) ES6
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) TypeScript
5 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) RHCE
1 2 (7.69%) RHCSA
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (65.38%) Terraform
2 16 (61.54%) Kubernetes
3 11 (42.31%) Puppet
4 9 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (7.69%) Ansible
5 2 (7.69%) Consul
5 2 (7.69%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (7.69%) Grafana
5 2 (7.69%) Graphite
5 2 (7.69%) Packer
5 2 (7.69%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) SaltStack
2 2 (7.69%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat