Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
England > South East
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 429 510 512
Rank change year-on-year +81 +2 +59
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 60 30 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.90% 0.39% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 39 23 39
South East median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -21.43% +12.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £78,250 £76,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -4.00%

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 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 6,673 7,688 8,273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.22% 27.42% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4,966 5,876 6,662
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,289 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +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 9 December 2019.

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 9 December 2019. 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
Hampshire +31 22 £50,000 +5.26%
Thames Valley +51 19 £67,500 -16.92% 7
Berkshire +42 19 £67,500 -30.77% 6
Surrey +29 13 £40,000 - 1
Middlesex - 4 £72,500 -
West Sussex +1 1 £65,000 +4.00%
AWS Certification
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, 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 49 (81.67%) AWS
2 39 (65.00%) Linux
2 39 (65.00%) Migration
3 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
4 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (55.00%) Data Centre
5 32 (53.33%) VMware
5 32 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 31 (51.67%) Degree
7 26 (43.33%) Finance
7 26 (43.33%) Service Delivery
7 26 (43.33%) LAN
8 24 (40.00%) Python
9 23 (38.33%) Public Cloud
10 22 (36.67%) VoIP
10 22 (36.67%) ITIL
10 22 (36.67%) SQL Server
10 22 (36.67%) TOGAF
11 21 (35.00%) Application Packaging
11 21 (35.00%) Technical Architecture
11 21 (35.00%) Aruba
11 21 (35.00%) PABX
11 21 (35.00%) DB2
11 21 (35.00%) SAP
11 21 (35.00%) WAN
11 21 (35.00%) IBM
11 21 (35.00%) Citrix
11 21 (35.00%) Wi-Fi
11 21 (35.00%) MSI
11 21 (35.00%) Project Management

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 2 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 49 (81.67%) AWS
2 16 (26.67%) Azure
3 15 (25.00%) SaaS
4 14 (23.33%) PaaS
5 13 (21.67%) IaaS
6 11 (18.33%) Office 365
7 10 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (13.33%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (13.33%) Serverless
9 7 (11.67%) Amazon S3
10 5 (8.33%) GCP
11 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (1.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (1.67%) CloudFront
11 1 (1.67%) Datadog
11 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
11 1 (1.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (43.33%) LAN
2 22 (36.67%) VoIP
3 21 (35.00%) PABX
3 21 (35.00%) WAN
3 21 (35.00%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (11.67%) DNS
4 7 (11.67%) Network Security
5 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 21 (35.00%) DB2
3 7 (11.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (8.33%) Amazon Athena
4 5 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.67%) Big Data
5 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (35.00%) MSI
2 14 (23.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.67%) Subversion
4 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (43.33%) Finance
2 21 (35.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Local Government
4 1 (1.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Architect
2 22 (36.67%) Technical Architect
3 13 (21.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (20.00%) IT Architect
5 10 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
9 5 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 4 (6.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 3 (5.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 2 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
13 1 (1.67%) Consultant
13 1 (1.67%) Cybersecurity Specialist
13 1 (1.67%) DevOps Specialist
13 1 (1.67%) Security Engineer
13 1 (1.67%) Security Specialist
13 1 (1.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) .NET
2 10 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (10.00%) Sensu
4 1 (1.67%) Node.js
4 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (55.00%) Data Centre
2 23 (38.33%) Public Cloud
3 21 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (35.00%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 11 (18.33%) Private Cloud
6 6 (10.00%) Virtual Team
7 3 (5.00%) FMCG
8 1 (1.67%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 39 (65.00%) Linux
2 8 (13.33%) Windows
3 5 (8.33%) CentOS
3 5 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (65.00%) Migration
2 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (43.33%) Service Delivery
4 22 (36.67%) ITIL
4 22 (36.67%) TOGAF
5 21 (35.00%) Application Packaging
5 21 (35.00%) Architectural Design
5 21 (35.00%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (35.00%) Project Management
5 21 (35.00%) Strategic Thinking
5 21 (35.00%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (23.33%) DevOps
7 11 (18.33%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 10 (16.67%) MVC
8 10 (16.67%) Scrum
8 10 (16.67%) Service Design
8 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 9 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) Python
2 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (18.33%) C#
3 11 (18.33%) PHP
3 11 (18.33%) SQL
4 7 (11.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (8.33%) Perl
6 1 (1.67%) Java
6 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (51.67%) Degree
2 21 (35.00%) TOGAF Certification
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.67%) CCNA
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.67%) MCSA
4 1 (1.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.67%) QA
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (35.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.33%) Docker
5 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (35.00%) IBM BigFix
2 12 (20.00%) Terraform
3 8 (13.33%) Ansible
4 7 (11.67%) Kubernetes
5 6 (10.00%) Grafana
5 6 (10.00%) Prometheus
6 5 (8.33%) HAProxy
6 5 (8.33%) ZABBIX
7 3 (5.00%) Puppet
8 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (1.67%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 32 (53.33%) VMware
3 21 (35.00%) Aruba
3 21 (35.00%) Citrix
3 21 (35.00%) IBM
3 21 (35.00%) SAP
4 6 (10.00%) Google
5 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.67%) Avaya
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco
6 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.67%) New Relic