Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
England > South East
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 380 278 439
Rank change year-on-year -102 +161 +95
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 70 14 73
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.38% 0.67% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 67
10th Percentile £22,000 " £37,500
25th Percentile £24,500 £52,500 £49,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £34,000 £56,250 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -39.56% -2.17% -8.00%
75th Percentile £63,750 £69,938 £58,750
90th Percentile £79,500 £80,350 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% -7.41%

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 5,069 2,096 6,941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.31% 26.33% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,730 1,560 5,201
10th Percentile £28,250 £30,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

AWS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing AWS Certification as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Certification in the South East over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

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 19 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
Thames Valley - 34 £65,000 - 11
Hampshire -107 21 £34,000 -39.56% 3
Berkshire - 21 £68,750 - 6
Buckinghamshire - 11 - - 1
Surrey -68 10 £70,000 +21.74% 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £65,000 - 4
Kent - 1 - -
AWS Certification
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for AWS Certification.

1 68 (97.14%) AWS
2 38 (54.29%) DevOps
3 37 (52.86%) Python
3 37 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (48.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 34 (48.57%) Serverless
5 31 (44.29%) Terraform
6 28 (40.00%) Linux
7 27 (38.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 26 (37.14%) Azure
8 26 (37.14%) AWS Lambda
9 24 (34.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 24 (34.29%) AWS CloudTrail
10 22 (31.43%) SDLC
11 21 (30.00%) Public Cloud
11 21 (30.00%) Infrastructure as Code
12 20 (28.57%) Ansible
12 20 (28.57%) Java
12 20 (28.57%) Migration
12 20 (28.57%) Retail
13 19 (27.14%) Degree
13 19 (27.14%) Security Cleared
14 18 (25.71%) Continuous Delivery
15 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
15 17 (24.29%) Bash Shell
15 17 (24.29%) High Availability
16 16 (22.86%) HTML
16 16 (22.86%) PowerShell
17 15 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
17 15 (21.43%) Amazon S3

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 10 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 5 (7.14%) Apache
3 4 (5.71%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.43%) GemFire
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 68 (97.14%) AWS
2 34 (48.57%) AWS CloudFormation
2 34 (48.57%) Serverless
3 26 (37.14%) AWS Lambda
3 26 (37.14%) Azure
4 24 (34.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 24 (34.29%) AWS CloudTrail
5 15 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (21.43%) Amazon S3
5 15 (21.43%) Amazon SQS
6 14 (20.00%) IaaS
7 13 (18.57%) Amazon EKS
7 13 (18.57%) Amazon EMR
7 13 (18.57%) GitHub
8 12 (17.14%) PaaS
9 11 (15.71%) GCP
9 11 (15.71%) Route 53
10 9 (12.86%) Amazon Kinesis
10 9 (12.86%) Amazon SageMaker
10 9 (12.86%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.57%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (4.29%) VPN
3 2 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.43%) LAN
4 1 (1.43%) Network Security
4 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.43%) Amazon RDS
2 13 (18.57%) Amazon Athena
2 13 (18.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 13 (18.57%) Amazon Redshift
2 13 (18.57%) Big Data
2 13 (18.57%) Data Lake
2 13 (18.57%) Electronic Patient Records
3 12 (17.14%) Relational Database
4 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.86%) GIS
5 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.43%) HBase
6 1 (1.43%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.86%) kappa
3 8 (11.43%) Bitbucket
4 7 (10.00%) GitLab
5 5 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.86%) JIRA
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.43%) Cypress.io
7 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.43%) Gradle
7 1 (1.43%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.43%) JMeter
7 1 (1.43%) JUnit
7 1 (1.43%) Mockito
7 1 (1.43%) Protractor
7 1 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.43%) Storybook
General
1 20 (28.57%) Retail
2 14 (20.00%) Banking
3 10 (14.29%) Public Sector
4 8 (11.43%) Automotive
5 6 (8.57%) Finance
5 6 (8.57%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 6 (8.57%) Law
6 5 (7.14%) Social Skills
7 3 (4.29%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (1.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (38.57%) Cloud Engineer
2 19 (27.14%) AWS Engineer
3 18 (25.71%) Architect
4 14 (20.00%) Developer
5 13 (18.57%) Data Engineer
5 13 (18.57%) Security Engineer
6 12 (17.14%) E-Commerce Developer
6 12 (17.14%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
6 12 (17.14%) PHP Developer
7 11 (15.71%) AWS Architect
8 9 (12.86%) DevSecOps Engineer
9 7 (10.00%) AWS Solutions Architect
9 7 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (8.57%) Graduate
10 6 (8.57%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Junior
10 6 (8.57%) Junior Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Junior PHP Developer
10 6 (8.57%) LAMP Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.86%) HTML
2 15 (21.43%) CSS
3 14 (20.00%) Kafka
4 12 (17.14%) LAMP
5 8 (11.43%) Web Services
6 7 (10.00%) Node.js
7 6 (8.57%) .NET
8 5 (7.14%) Play Framework
9 4 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (4.29%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.29%) React
10 3 (4.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.86%) Elastic Stack
11 2 (2.86%) HTML5
11 2 (2.86%) jQuery
11 2 (2.86%) LDAP
11 2 (2.86%) Vue.js
12 1 (1.43%) RESTful
12 1 (1.43%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.00%) Public Cloud
2 14 (20.00%) User Experience
3 12 (17.14%) iPad
4 11 (15.71%) Cloud Native
5 3 (4.29%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (4.29%) PKI
6 2 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.86%) Legacy Applications
6 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (40.00%) Linux
2 13 (18.57%) Windows
3 5 (7.14%) CentOS
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon Linux
4 2 (2.86%) Android
4 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (54.29%) DevOps
2 37 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (38.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 22 (31.43%) SDLC
5 21 (30.00%) Infrastructure as Code
6 20 (28.57%) Migration
7 18 (25.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 17 (24.29%) High Availability
9 15 (21.43%) ETL
9 15 (21.43%) Information Management
10 14 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 13 (18.57%) Analytics
11 13 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (18.57%) Data Analytics
11 13 (18.57%) Data Security
11 13 (18.57%) E-Commerce
11 13 (18.57%) Risk Management
12 12 (17.14%) B2B
12 12 (17.14%) Storage Management
12 12 (17.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.86%) Python
2 20 (28.57%) Java
3 17 (24.29%) Bash Shell
3 17 (24.29%) JavaScript
4 16 (22.86%) PowerShell
5 13 (18.57%) PHP
5 13 (18.57%) Scala
6 9 (12.86%) C#
7 6 (8.57%) Groovy
7 6 (8.57%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.71%) Go
8 4 (5.71%) Ruby
8 4 (5.71%) SQL
9 1 (1.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (27.14%) Degree
1 19 (27.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 13 (18.57%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (18.57%) CISSP
3 9 (12.86%) CCSP
4 6 (8.57%) TOGAF Certification
5 5 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.86%) MCSE
6 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.43%) OCP
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) NIST
System Software
1 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 10 (14.29%) Docker
2 6 (8.57%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.43%) HDFS
3 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (44.29%) Terraform
2 20 (28.57%) Ansible
3 9 (12.86%) Kubernetes
3 9 (12.86%) Puppet
4 6 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.86%) Consul
5 2 (2.86%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (2.86%) Grafana
5 2 (2.86%) Graphite
5 2 (2.86%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (2.86%) Packer
5 2 (2.86%) Prometheus
5 2 (2.86%) SCCM
5 2 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.43%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.57%) Databricks
3 10 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.86%) Apple
4 2 (2.86%) Google
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle
4 2 (2.86%) Polycom
5 1 (1.43%) Adobe
5 1 (1.43%) New Relic
5 1 (1.43%) Okta
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.43%) SAP
5 1 (1.43%) VMware