Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for AWS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
England > Midlands
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 312 174 330
Rank change year-on-year -138 +156 +29
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 28 31 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.26% 0.76% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.19% 3.38% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 8
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £42,500 £68,750
Median % change year-on-year +29.41% -38.18% -19.12%
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% -

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 the Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,356 917 2,606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 21.99% 22.41% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,414 710 1,997
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,898 £25,650
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £74,997 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

AWS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Certification in the Midlands

AWS Certification
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for AWS Certification in the Midlands

AWS Certification
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Certification in the Midlands over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS Certification in the Midlands

AWS Certification
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Certification within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 October 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
West Midlands -96 23 £55,000 -8.33% 4
East Midlands -68 5 £120,000 +182.35% 7
AWS Certification
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 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 Midlands region with a requirement for AWS Certification.

1 28 (100.00%) AWS
2 17 (60.71%) Azure
3 15 (53.57%) Python
4 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (46.43%) DevOps
5 13 (46.43%) Terraform
6 11 (39.29%) Windows
7 10 (35.71%) Java
7 10 (35.71%) Web Services
7 10 (35.71%) Microservices
7 10 (35.71%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (32.14%) GCP
8 9 (32.14%) Infrastructure as Code
8 9 (32.14%) Cloud Native
8 9 (32.14%) Go
8 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
8 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
8 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
9 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
9 8 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (28.57%) Linux
10 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
10 7 (25.00%) Social Skills
10 7 (25.00%) Public Sector
11 6 (21.43%) Serverless
11 6 (21.43%) Coaching
11 6 (21.43%) Public Cloud
11 6 (21.43%) Retail
12 5 (17.86%) Banking

AWS Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.57%) NetWeaver
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 28 (100.00%) AWS
2 17 (60.71%) Azure
3 10 (35.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (32.14%) GCP
5 6 (21.43%) Serverless
6 3 (10.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (10.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (3.57%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (3.57%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (3.57%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (3.57%) Amazon SageMaker
8 1 (3.57%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 1 (3.57%) Azure Event Grid
8 1 (3.57%) Azure Functions
8 1 (3.57%) Azure Key Vault
8 1 (3.57%) Azure Service Bus
8 1 (3.57%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) DNS
1 3 (10.71%) VPN
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) SSL
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon Athena
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.57%) Data Lake
3 1 (3.57%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.57%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.57%) GitLab
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) kappa
General
1 7 (25.00%) Public Sector
1 7 (25.00%) Social Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Retail
3 5 (17.86%) Automotive
3 5 (17.86%) Banking
4 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Test Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Architect
4 6 (21.43%) AWS Architect
5 5 (17.86%) AWS Solutions Architect
5 5 (17.86%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) AWS Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Data Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Platform Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) EDI
3 1 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (3.57%) Kafka
3 1 (3.57%) OAuth
3 1 (3.57%) OAuth2
3 1 (3.57%) SAML
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Basis
3 1 (3.57%) SAP BC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Cloud Native
2 6 (21.43%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.57%) HACMP
3 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.57%) AIX
5 1 (3.57%) CentOS
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) DevOps
3 10 (35.71%) Microservices
4 9 (32.14%) Infrastructure as Code
4 9 (32.14%) Test Automation
5 8 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Coaching
7 5 (17.86%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 5 (17.86%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (17.86%) Presales
8 4 (14.29%) Migration
9 3 (10.71%) Architectural Design
9 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
9 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (7.14%) DevSecOps
10 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Automation
10 2 (7.14%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Python
2 10 (35.71%) Java
3 9 (32.14%) Go
4 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) Scala
6 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (3.57%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) CCSP
4 1 (3.57%) CISSP
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) GDPR
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Docker
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) NFS
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) Terraform
2 3 (10.71%) Ansible
2 3 (10.71%) Puppet
3 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.57%) Consul
4 1 (3.57%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.57%) Grafana
4 1 (3.57%) Graphite
4 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.57%) Packer
4 1 (3.57%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) Ariba
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) Databricks
3 1 (3.57%) EMC
3 1 (3.57%) F5
3 1 (3.57%) NetApp
3 1 (3.57%) OpenText
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.57%) Veritas
3 1 (3.57%) VMware