Period
to 13 June 2021

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 13 June 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services Engineer
England > North East
6 months to
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 76 82 107
Rank change year-on-year +6 +25 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 22 8 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.87% 0.81% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 0.82% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 3
10th Percentile £34,250 £34,750 £53,100
25th Percentile £38,750 £38,125 £54,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.89% -25.00% +26.32%
75th Percentile £58,125 £51,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £70,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £73,250 £67,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +8.52% +8.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,112 971 1,221
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.48% 97.88% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 849 732 928
10th Percentile £26,450 £24,000 £23,698
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
75th Percentile £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured AWS Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in the North East

AWS Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS Engineer in the North East.

Salary trend for AWS Engineer in the North East

AWS Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Engineer in the North East over the 6 months to 13 June 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS Engineer in the North East

AWS Engineer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Engineer within the North East region over the 6 months to 13 June 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
Tyne and Wear -4 17 £49,000 +8.89% 3
Durham - 4 £39,500 -
AWS Engineer
England

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, AWS Engineer 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 North East region featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (90.91%) AWS
2 17 (77.27%) DevOps
3 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (68.18%) Linux
4 13 (59.09%) Kubernetes
5 12 (54.55%) Terraform
6 10 (45.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (45.45%) Docker
7 9 (40.91%) Scrum
8 8 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (36.36%) Puppet
9 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
10 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (27.27%) VPN
10 6 (27.27%) Deployment Automation
10 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure as Code
10 6 (27.27%) Social Skills
11 5 (22.73%) SQL
11 5 (22.73%) Firewall
11 5 (22.73%) Migration
11 5 (22.73%) Azure
12 4 (18.18%) Ansible
12 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
12 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
12 4 (18.18%) Python
13 3 (13.64%) Windows
13 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (13.64%) IPv4
13 3 (13.64%) IPv6
13 3 (13.64%) Internet

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (4.55%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 20 (90.91%) AWS
2 10 (45.45%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (22.73%) Azure
4 3 (13.64%) AWS CodeDeploy
4 3 (13.64%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (13.64%) GitHub
4 3 (13.64%) Serverless
5 2 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (9.09%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (9.09%) Amazon S3
5 2 (9.09%) CloudFront
6 1 (4.55%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (4.55%) AWS CodeCommit
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Step Functions
6 1 (4.55%) GCP
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) VPN
2 5 (22.73%) Firewall
3 3 (13.64%) BGP
3 3 (13.64%) Internet
3 3 (13.64%) IPv4
3 3 (13.64%) IPv6
3 3 (13.64%) OSPF
3 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.55%) LAN
5 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon Athena
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon QuickSight
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (4.55%) Data Lake
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.64%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 6 (27.27%) Social Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.55%) Node.js
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Private Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) CentOS
2 3 (13.64%) Debian
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) DevOps
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Scrum
4 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (27.27%) Deployment Automation
4 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure as Code
5 5 (22.73%) Migration
6 3 (13.64%) Change Control
6 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.64%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) Data Extraction
7 2 (9.09%) Microservices
8 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.55%) Kanban
8 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 4 (18.18%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Docker
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (59.09%) Kubernetes
2 12 (54.55%) Terraform
3 8 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (36.36%) Puppet
4 4 (18.18%) Ansible
5 3 (13.64%) Nagios
5 3 (13.64%) Proxmox
5 3 (13.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) SaltStack
1 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
1 3 (13.64%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Birst
2 1 (4.55%) Informatica
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) SnapLogic
2 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL