Period
to 13 December 2017

The median annual salary for an AWS Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

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

Amazon Web Services Architect
England > South West
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 328 330 359
Rank change year-on-year +2 +29 -
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Architect 14 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.10% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.10% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 1
South West median annual salary £85,000 £75,000 £105,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -28.57% -
10th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £97,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £75,000 £112,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10022 10481 11294
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 96.89% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8277 8841 9597
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £24,678 £24,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

AWS Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured AWS Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Architect in the South West

AWS Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for AWS Architect in the South West

AWS Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Architect in the South West over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for AWS Architect in the South West

AWS Architect
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Architect within the South West region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
Wiltshire - 9 £67,500 -
Bristol -19 3 £90,000 +20.00% 3
Gloucestershire +28 1 £65,000 -3.70% 2
Somerset - 1 - -
AWS Architect
England

AWS Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, AWS Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring AWS Architect in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (64.29%) Finance
4 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (57.14%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
5 7 (50.00%) Data Architecture
5 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (50.00%) Marketing
5 7 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (50.00%) SAP
5 7 (50.00%) Python
5 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (50.00%) Replication
5 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
5 7 (50.00%) Programme Management
5 7 (50.00%) Data Management
5 7 (50.00%) TOGAF
5 7 (50.00%) GCP
5 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (50.00%) Data Security
5 7 (50.00%) Electronics
5 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 7 (50.00%) Data Structures
5 7 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (28.57%) DevOps
7 3 (21.43%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
8 2 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation

AWS Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (7.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
5 1 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (7.14%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (7.14%) Office 365
5 1 (7.14%) Route 53
5 1 (7.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) Data Lake
4 1 (7.14%) Hazelcast
4 1 (7.14%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Electronics
2 7 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (50.00%) Marketing
2 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) Memcached
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 7 (50.00%) Replication
2 3 (21.43%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 7 (50.00%) Data Management
2 7 (50.00%) Data Security
2 7 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 7 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Network Design
5 1 (7.14%) Proactive Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Design
5 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) AWS Certification
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Packer
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) VMware