Period
to 21 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for AWS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
England > North of England
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 234 341 376
Rank change year-on-year +107 +35 +88
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 74 51 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.77% 0.31% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.73% 1.79% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 69 46 60
Median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% +22.22%
10th Percentile £48,500 £36,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +12.00%

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 North of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,564 2,847 4,081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 16.37% 17.54% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,183 2,046 3,267
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.10%
10th Percentile £28,000 £24,125 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

AWS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Certification in the North of England

AWS Certification
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS Certification in the North of England.

Salary trend for AWS Certification in the North of England

AWS Certification
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Certification in the North of England over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS Certification in the North of England

AWS Certification
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Certification within the North of England region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Yorkshire +50 38 £60,000 -7.69% 5
North West +91 33 £60,000 +4.35% 10
North East +23 3 £45,000 -25.00%
AWS Certification
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 North of England region with a requirement for AWS Certification.

1 74 (100.00%) AWS
2 63 (85.14%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (83.78%) DevOps
4 60 (81.08%) Terraform
5 57 (77.03%) Linux
5 57 (77.03%) Python
6 56 (75.68%) Go
7 55 (74.32%) AWS CloudFormation
8 54 (72.97%) Puppet
8 54 (72.97%) Configuration Management
8 54 (72.97%) Ruby
9 52 (70.27%) Infrastructure as Code
10 51 (68.92%) Kubernetes
10 51 (68.92%) Docker
11 50 (67.57%) Problem-Solving
12 49 (66.22%) Deployment Automation
13 46 (62.16%) Amazon EKS
13 46 (62.16%) Pulumi
13 46 (62.16%) Enterprise Cloud
13 46 (62.16%) SaltStack
13 46 (62.16%) Opscode Chef
14 14 (18.92%) Infrastructure Automation
15 12 (16.22%) Microservices
15 12 (16.22%) NoSQL
16 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
17 10 (13.51%) Jenkins
17 10 (13.51%) AWS Lambda
17 10 (13.51%) Serverless
18 8 (10.81%) Prometheus
18 8 (10.81%) Elastic Stack

AWS Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 3 (4.05%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 74 (100.00%) AWS
2 55 (74.32%) AWS CloudFormation
3 46 (62.16%) Amazon EKS
3 46 (62.16%) Pulumi
4 10 (13.51%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (13.51%) Serverless
5 8 (10.81%) Azure
5 8 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (10.81%) GitHub
6 6 (8.11%) SaaS
7 5 (6.76%) IaaS
7 5 (6.76%) PaaS
8 3 (4.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (4.05%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (4.05%) Amazon S3
8 3 (4.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) DHCP
1 3 (4.05%) DNS
1 3 (4.05%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.81%) GitLab
3 4 (5.41%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (10.81%) Public Sector
2 4 (5.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (81.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 53 (71.62%) AWS Engineer
3 46 (62.16%) AWS DevOps
3 46 (62.16%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (2.70%) Architect
7 2 (2.70%) AWS Software Engineer
7 2 (2.70%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (2.70%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (2.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (2.70%) Technical Architect
8 1 (1.35%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (1.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (1.35%) Exchange Engineer
8 1 (1.35%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (5.41%) Apollo GraphQL
2 4 (5.41%) GraphQL
2 4 (5.41%) Jest
2 4 (5.41%) Node.js
2 4 (5.41%) React
2 4 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (62.16%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 57 (77.03%) Linux
2 8 (10.81%) CentOS
2 8 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 3 (4.05%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.05%) Windows
3 3 (4.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (85.14%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (83.78%) DevOps
3 54 (72.97%) Configuration Management
4 52 (70.27%) Infrastructure as Code
5 50 (67.57%) Problem-Solving
6 49 (66.22%) Deployment Automation
7 14 (18.92%) Infrastructure Automation
8 12 (16.22%) Microservices
9 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
10 8 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.81%) E-Procurement
10 8 (10.81%) High Availability
10 8 (10.81%) IT Strategy
10 8 (10.81%) Load Balancing
10 8 (10.81%) Open Source
10 8 (10.81%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 7 (9.46%) TDD
12 6 (8.11%) Mentoring
12 6 (8.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 57 (77.03%) Python
2 56 (75.68%) Go
3 54 (72.97%) Ruby
4 8 (10.81%) SQL
5 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.11%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.41%) ES6
7 4 (5.41%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) CCNA
1 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (68.92%) Docker
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 60 (81.08%) Terraform
2 54 (72.97%) Puppet
3 51 (68.92%) Kubernetes
4 46 (62.16%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (10.81%) Grafana
5 8 (10.81%) Graphite
5 8 (10.81%) Prometheus
6 3 (4.05%) Ansible
7 1 (1.35%) Consul
7 1 (1.35%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.35%) Packer
Vendors
1 46 (62.16%) SaltStack
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco