AWS Certification Jobs in the UK excluding London

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certification
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for AWS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 383 106 355
Rank change year-on-year -277 +249 +20
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 328 1,957 624
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.62% 3.12% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.09% 9.16% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 184 345 333
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,885 £46,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £56,219 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% -
75th Percentile £84,919 £86,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £85,700 £91,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15,731 21,376 20,747
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 29.58% 34.06% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10,199 8,488 9,645
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,845 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.66% +1.69% +0.20%
75th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

AWS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing AWS Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Certification in the UK excluding London

AWS Certification
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS Certification in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for AWS Certification in the UK excluding London

AWS Certification
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Certification in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for AWS Certification in the UK excluding London

AWS Certification
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Certification within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
North of England -184 105 £65,000 -18.75% 24
South East +50 83 £70,000 -3.45% 18
North West -133 83 £61,206 -23.49% 14
South West -29 69 £58,000 -2.56% 7
Scotland -117 31 £57,500 -3.40% 11
Midlands -178 24 £83,671 +28.72% 6
West Midlands -129 18 £79,842 +14.06% 4
Yorkshire -103 14 £79,842 -0.20% 9
East of England -67 10 £70,000 +7.69% 6
North East +7 8 £79,842 +112.91% 1
East Midlands -76 6 £87,500 +34.62% 2
Northern Ireland +31 5 - -
Wales +10 1 £70,000 +3.70%
AWS Certification
UK

AWS Certification
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (3.96%) OpenStack
2 10 (3.05%) Microsoft Exchange
3 7 (2.13%) Apache
3 7 (2.13%) IIS
3 7 (2.13%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.91%) ArcGIS
4 3 (0.91%) GeoServer
5 2 (0.61%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (2.13%) AutoCAD
1 7 (2.13%) PTC Creo
1 7 (2.13%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 328 (100.00%) AWS
2 157 (47.87%) Azure
3 74 (22.56%) GCP
4 72 (21.95%) AWS CloudFormation
5 68 (20.73%) Serverless
6 44 (13.41%) Amazon EC2
7 43 (13.11%) Amazon S3
8 36 (10.98%) AWS Lambda
9 32 (9.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 32 (9.76%) Amazon ECS
10 20 (6.10%) Azure DevOps
10 20 (6.10%) PaaS
10 20 (6.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 19 (5.79%) Amazon EKS
12 17 (5.18%) Route 53
13 16 (4.88%) GitHub
14 15 (4.57%) Datadog
15 14 (4.27%) CloudFront
16 12 (3.66%) Microsoft 365
17 11 (3.35%) Entra ID
Communications & Networking
1 37 (11.28%) TCP/IP
2 36 (10.98%) WAN
3 35 (10.67%) DNS
3 35 (10.67%) SD-WAN
4 31 (9.45%) DHCP
4 31 (9.45%) HTTP
5 22 (6.71%) Firewall
6 13 (3.96%) Wireless
7 12 (3.66%) Unified Communications
8 10 (3.05%) VPN
9 7 (2.13%) LAN
10 6 (1.83%) IPv4
10 6 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.22%) Network Security
11 4 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (0.91%) Internet
12 3 (0.91%) OSPF
12 3 (0.91%) VLAN
13 2 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (0.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.93%) Amazon RDS
2 25 (7.62%) NoSQL
3 14 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (4.27%) Relational Database
3 14 (4.27%) SQL Server
4 11 (3.35%) MySQL
5 7 (2.13%) Big Data
5 7 (2.13%) SAP HANA
6 5 (1.52%) DynamoDB
7 4 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (1.22%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.22%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.91%) GIS
9 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.30%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.30%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.30%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.30%) Impala
10 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (15.55%) Jenkins
2 23 (7.01%) Git
3 19 (5.79%) GitLab
4 7 (2.13%) Chocolatey
5 5 (1.52%) Gradle
5 5 (1.52%) Maven
6 4 (1.22%) JIRA
7 3 (0.91%) CircleCI
7 3 (0.91%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.61%) Spinnaker
General
1 115 (35.06%) Finance
2 112 (34.15%) Social Skills
3 81 (24.70%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 24 (7.32%) Marketing
5 22 (6.71%) Law
6 21 (6.40%) Public Sector
7 19 (5.79%) Retail
8 14 (4.27%) Banking
9 8 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (2.44%) Presentation Skills
10 7 (2.13%) Organisational Skills
11 5 (1.52%) Aviation
11 5 (1.52%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.22%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.91%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.61%) Local Government
15 1 (0.30%) Automotive
15 1 (0.30%) Games
15 1 (0.30%) Legal
15 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 85 (25.91%) Architect
2 82 (25.00%) Lead
3 73 (22.26%) Senior
4 72 (21.95%) Cloud Engineer
5 39 (11.89%) Developer
6 37 (11.28%) Software Engineer
7 36 (10.98%) Security Architect
8 31 (9.45%) Solutions Architect
9 30 (9.15%) DevOps Engineer
10 29 (8.84%) AWS Engineer
11 27 (8.23%) Cloud Architect
12 26 (7.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 26 (7.93%) Lead Architect
13 24 (7.32%) Senior Architect
14 23 (7.01%) Lead Security Architect
14 23 (7.01%) Lead Software Engineer
15 22 (6.71%) AWS Architect
15 22 (6.71%) Lead Cloud Engineer
16 20 (6.10%) AWS Solution Architect
16 20 (6.10%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (14.94%) Node.js
2 47 (14.33%) .NET
3 32 (9.76%) HTML
4 29 (8.84%) OpenID
4 29 (8.84%) SAML
5 22 (6.71%) Kafka
5 22 (6.71%) Spring
6 20 (6.10%) XML
7 16 (4.88%) Spring Boot
7 16 (4.88%) Web Services
8 15 (4.57%) AngularJS
9 14 (4.27%) Elastic Stack
10 13 (3.96%) JSON
11 12 (3.66%) REST
12 8 (2.44%) .NET Framework
12 8 (2.44%) Apache Camel
12 8 (2.44%) AWS CDK
12 8 (2.44%) YAML
13 6 (1.83%) .NET Core
13 6 (1.83%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 76 (23.17%) Cloud Native
2 61 (18.60%) Public Cloud
3 52 (15.85%) Cyberattack
4 44 (13.41%) Management Information System
5 41 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
6 33 (10.06%) Data Centre
7 30 (9.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 29 (8.84%) Linux Command Line
9 19 (5.79%) Onboarding
10 11 (3.35%) Distributed Systems
10 11 (3.35%) Product Ownership
11 9 (2.74%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (2.13%) Driving Licence
12 7 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (2.13%) Operational Technology
13 6 (1.83%) Video\Live Streaming
14 5 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
14 5 (1.52%) Legacy Systems
15 4 (1.22%) Security Posture
16 3 (0.91%) Hackathon
Operating Systems
1 70 (21.34%) Linux
2 54 (16.46%) Windows
3 29 (8.84%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.35%) Unix
5 7 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.83%) Mesosphere
6 6 (1.83%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.30%) Solaris
7 1 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (43.60%) Agile
2 117 (35.67%) DevOps
2 117 (35.67%) Infrastructure as Code
3 109 (33.23%) CI/CD
4 76 (23.17%) Problem-Solving
5 75 (22.87%) Mentoring
6 74 (22.56%) Microservices
7 62 (18.90%) Software Engineering
8 60 (18.29%) Cloud Security
8 60 (18.29%) Identity Management
9 58 (17.68%) Roadmaps
10 54 (16.46%) Containerisation
11 53 (16.16%) Scrum
12 52 (15.85%) DevSecOps
13 50 (15.24%) Machine Learning
14 49 (14.94%) Computer Science
15 43 (13.11%) Information Security
16 42 (12.80%) Technical Leadership
17 40 (12.20%) Migration
18 37 (11.28%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 108 (32.93%) Python
2 80 (24.39%) Java
3 40 (12.20%) JavaScript
4 29 (8.84%) Go
5 27 (8.23%) PowerShell
6 26 (7.93%) Bash
7 24 (7.32%) SQL
8 23 (7.01%) Rust
9 15 (4.57%) C#
10 9 (2.74%) Ruby
11 7 (2.13%) MATLAB
11 7 (2.13%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.52%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.22%) Perl
14 3 (0.91%) C
14 3 (0.91%) C++
14 3 (0.91%) Groovy
15 2 (0.61%) PHP
16 1 (0.30%) R
Qualifications
1 130 (39.63%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
2 114 (34.76%) Security Cleared
3 81 (24.70%) Azure Certification
4 67 (20.43%) Degree
5 59 (17.99%) DV Cleared
6 54 (16.46%) Cisco Certification
7 43 (13.11%) Computer Science Degree
8 42 (12.80%) CISSP
9 38 (11.59%) SC Cleared
10 37 (11.28%) CISM
11 36 (10.98%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 34 (10.37%) CCSP
13 33 (10.06%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
14 30 (9.15%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
14 30 (9.15%) AWS Certified Developer
15 29 (8.84%) CCSK
16 23 (7.01%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (5.18%) CCNA
18 13 (3.96%) MCSE
19 11 (3.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (12.50%) NIST
2 25 (7.62%) QA
3 12 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.44%) PCI DSS
5 7 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 6 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 6 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (1.22%) Accessibility
8 2 (0.61%) GDPR
9 1 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.30%) GxP
9 1 (0.30%) SEPA
System Software
1 110 (33.54%) Docker
2 34 (10.37%) Hyper-V
3 19 (5.79%) Active Directory
4 10 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.91%) KVM
6 1 (0.30%) HDFS
6 1 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.30%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 122 (37.20%) Terraform
2 112 (34.15%) Kubernetes
3 36 (10.98%) Ansible
4 29 (8.84%) Single Sign-On
5 21 (6.40%) Puppet
6 10 (3.05%) Consul
7 8 (2.44%) SCCM
8 7 (2.13%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 7 (2.13%) Progress Chef
8 7 (2.13%) SCOM
9 6 (1.83%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (1.52%) Grafana
10 5 (1.52%) Prometheus
11 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (0.61%) Argo
12 2 (0.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 2 (0.61%) Istio
13 1 (0.30%) DatAdvantage
13 1 (0.30%) Opsgenie
13 1 (0.30%) Packer
Vendors
1 52 (15.85%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.32%) VMware
3 12 (3.66%) Adobe
3 12 (3.66%) Apple
3 12 (3.66%) Cisco
3 12 (3.66%) Oracle
4 9 (2.74%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.13%) IBM
5 7 (2.13%) MathWorks
5 7 (2.13%) PTC
5 7 (2.13%) SAP
5 7 (2.13%) TOWER Software
5 7 (2.13%) WSO2
6 6 (1.83%) CheckPoint
7 5 (1.52%) Splunk
8 4 (1.22%) Citrix
8 4 (1.22%) Facebook
8 4 (1.22%) Google
8 4 (1.22%) Meraki
9 2 (0.61%) Extreme Networks