Period
to 27 May 2018

The median annual salary for an AWS Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 338 290 -
Rank change year-on-year -48 - +353
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Architect 11 39 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.10% 0.38% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 39 0
South West median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
England median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £73,750
% change year-on-year +10.34% -1.69% +10.49%

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 10,349 9,972 10,817
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.82% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8,573 8,320 9,062
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 27 May 2018.

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 27 May 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
Bristol -5 11 £80,000 - 2
AWS Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, AWS Architect job roles required the following IT 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 West region featuring AWS Architect in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) DevOps
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (36.36%) Retail
4 4 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) Banking
5 3 (27.27%) Open Source
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) User Experience
6 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (18.18%) Office 365
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
7 1 (9.09%) Serverless
7 1 (9.09%) Java 8
7 1 (9.09%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
7 1 (9.09%) Windows
7 1 (9.09%) Python
7 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce

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 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (18.18%) Office 365
4 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (9.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Power BI
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) Kafka
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
3 2 (18.18%) User Experience
4 1 (9.09%) NHS
4 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (27.27%) Software Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) Logistics
5 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
5 1 (9.09%) Network Design
5 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Java 8
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) TOGAF Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Packer
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle