Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for AWS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
England > South East
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 517 534 611
Rank change year-on-year +17 +77 +24
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 32 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.041% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.15% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 4
South East median annual salary £62,500 £47,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -24.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £39,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £103,750 £76,000 £69,750
England median annual salary £64,500 £57,500 £63,750
% change year-on-year +12.17% -9.80% +27.50%

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 South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,802 8,196 11,731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.19% 27.93% 31.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6,132 6,644 9,495
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +2.27%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,467 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.60% -2.18% +5.56%

AWS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing AWS Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Certification in the South East

AWS Certification
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS Certification in the South East.

Salary trend for AWS Certification in the South East

AWS Certification
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Certification in the South East over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS Certification in the South East

AWS Certification
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Certification within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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
Thames Valley +18 21 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Berkshire +6 20 £70,000 +40.00% 2
West Sussex +21 7 £62,500 +31.58%
Surrey - 2 £58,750 -
Hampshire - 2 £41,250 -
Oxfordshire +6 1 £57,500 -
AWS Certification
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for AWS Certification.

1 32 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (78.13%) Linux
3 24 (75.00%) DevOps
4 18 (56.25%) Windows
5 16 (50.00%) Python
6 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (40.63%) Red Hat
8 12 (37.50%) Migration
8 12 (37.50%) Ansible
9 11 (34.38%) Docker
9 11 (34.38%) IaaS
9 11 (34.38%) PaaS
9 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
10 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
11 9 (28.13%) DNS
11 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
11 9 (28.13%) VMware
11 9 (28.13%) Google
11 9 (28.13%) Network Security
11 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (28.13%) SaaS
11 9 (28.13%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
12 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
12 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (25.00%) MCSE
12 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 7 (21.88%) Cisco
13 7 (21.88%) Active Directory

AWS Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 6 (18.75%) IIS
2 5 (15.63%) Apache
3 4 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.25%) Confluence
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
5 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.13%) Drupal
6 1 (3.13%) Kentico
6 1 (3.13%) nginx
6 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
6 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (34.38%) IaaS
3 11 (34.38%) PaaS
4 9 (28.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (28.13%) SaaS
5 6 (18.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (15.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (15.63%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (15.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (9.38%) GitHub
9 2 (6.25%) Amazon S3
9 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 9 (28.13%) DNS
2 9 (28.13%) Network Security
3 5 (15.63%) DHCP
3 5 (15.63%) SAN
4 3 (9.38%) NAS
4 3 (9.38%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (9.38%) VPN
5 2 (6.25%) BIG-IP
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
5 2 (6.25%) WAN
5 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (6.25%) Wireshark
6 1 (3.13%) Firewall
6 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) Amazon Aurora
2 5 (15.63%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
2 5 (15.63%) MySQL
2 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 6 (18.75%) TeamCity
2 4 (12.50%) Ant
2 4 (12.50%) Mercurial
2 4 (12.50%) MSBuild
2 4 (12.50%) NUnit
2 4 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.25%) JIRA
4 2 (6.25%) Vagrant
5 1 (3.13%) CircleCI
General
1 7 (21.88%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Billing
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) AWS Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) AWS Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Cloud Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Junior
4 5 (15.63%) Junior DevOps
4 5 (15.63%) Junior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Architect
6 3 (9.38%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (9.38%) Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Data Centre Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) Node.js
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) Django
3 1 (3.13%) JSON
3 1 (3.13%) LAMP
3 1 (3.13%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (9.38%) Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) N-Tier
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Linux
2 18 (56.25%) Windows
3 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (9.38%) Ubuntu
7 3 (9.38%) Unix
8 2 (6.25%) CentOS
8 2 (6.25%) Kali Linux
8 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) DevOps
2 12 (37.50%) Migration
3 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 6 (18.75%) Presales
4 5 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (15.63%) UML
5 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (12.50%) Data Security
5 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (12.50%) Tech Ops
6 3 (9.38%) Coaching
6 3 (9.38%) Commercial Awareness
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
6 3 (9.38%) SOA
6 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
6 3 (9.38%) Validation
7 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) Python
2 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
3 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (18.75%) Java
4 6 (18.75%) SQL
5 5 (15.63%) Perl
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) Ruby
7 1 (3.13%) C#
7 1 (3.13%) Rust
7 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) MCSE
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (12.50%) RHCE
4 3 (9.38%) MCITP
4 3 (9.38%) MCSA
5 2 (6.25%) CCNA
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.25%) HP ASE
5 2 (6.25%) NCIE
6 1 (3.13%) CCNP
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Docker
2 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
3 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.50%) vSphere
5 3 (9.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Ansible
2 4 (12.50%) Kubernetes
3 3 (9.38%) Puppet
4 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (6.25%) Nagios
4 2 (6.25%) Nessus
4 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.25%) Nmap
4 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.25%) SCCM
4 2 (6.25%) SCOM
5 1 (3.13%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Red Hat
2 9 (28.13%) Google
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) VMware
3 7 (21.88%) Cisco
3 7 (21.88%) HP
4 6 (18.75%) NetApp
5 5 (15.63%) Capita
5 5 (15.63%) Citrix
6 4 (12.50%) Dell
6 4 (12.50%) EMC
6 4 (12.50%) Juniper
7 2 (6.25%) Brocade
7 2 (6.25%) CA
7 2 (6.25%) CommVault
7 2 (6.25%) McAfee
7 2 (6.25%) Qualys
7 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.25%) Sophos
7 2 (6.25%) Veritas