The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for AWS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 775 916 956
Rank change year-on-year +141 +40  
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 77 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.090% 0.033% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.12% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 45 30 4
Median salary £60,000 £63,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £80,000 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year -4.16% -  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21178 28974 29635
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.77% 27.71% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16684 23232 23258
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

AWS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing AWS Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Certification in the UK

AWS Certification
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for AWS Certification in the UK

AWS Certification
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Certification over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for AWS Certification in the UK

AWS Certification
Top 29 Job Locations

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 over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +116 71 £60,000 -7.69% 12
London +70 31 £82,500 +26.92% 4
Yorkshire - 14 £57,500 - 1
North West -6 10 £57,500 - 1
Sheffield - 10 £57,500 -
South Yorkshire - 10 £57,500 -
Manchester - 10 £57,500 - 1
Bristol - 7 £80,000 -
South West - 7 £80,000 -
East of England +35 4 - - 2
Scotland - 4 - -
Edinburgh - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
Leeds - 4 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 - - 1
Hatfield - 4 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £35,000 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £95,000 -
North East - 2 £35,000 - 1
South East - 2 £95,000 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 2 £35,000 - 1
City of London +32 1 - - 1
South Wales +9 1 £40,000 -36.00%
East Midlands +8 1 £55,000 -31.25%
Nottingham +7 1 £55,000 -31.25%
Nottinghamshire +6 1 £55,000 -31.25%
Cardiff +5 1 £40,000 -36.00%
Wales +1 1 £40,000 -36.00%
Salford - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing AWS Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for AWS Certification.

1 139 (92.05%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (69.54%) DevOps
3 97 (64.24%) Linux
4 78 (51.66%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (50.99%) Puppet
6 72 (47.68%) Python
6 72 (47.68%) Opscode Chef
7 66 (43.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 65 (43.05%) Windows
9 59 (39.07%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (33.77%) Bash Shell
11 49 (32.45%) Ruby
12 46 (30.46%) Java
12 46 (30.46%) Jenkins
13 45 (29.80%) SQL
14 42 (27.81%) Red Hat
15 41 (27.15%) Terraform
15 41 (27.15%) Ansible
16 39 (25.83%) AWS CloudFormation
16 39 (25.83%) Perl
16 39 (25.83%) Amazon EC2
17 36 (23.84%) Oracle
17 36 (23.84%) Unix
18 35 (23.18%) Active Directory
18 35 (23.18%) VMware
18 35 (23.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 35 (23.18%) Amazon RDS
19 34 (22.52%) Amazon SQS
20 33 (21.85%) CentOS
20 33 (21.85%) Configuration Management

AWS Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 26 (17.22%) Confluence
2 25 (16.56%) IIS
3 24 (15.89%) Tomcat
4 21 (13.91%) Apache
5 19 (12.58%) nginx
6 15 (9.93%) OpenStack
7 11 (7.28%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (6.62%) CloudStack
9 4 (2.65%) JBoss
9 4 (2.65%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.99%) SharePoint
11 2 (1.32%) MS Exchange
11 2 (1.32%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.66%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.66%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 19 (12.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (5.96%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (1.32%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 139 (92.05%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (43.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (25.83%) Amazon EC2
3 39 (25.83%) AWS CloudFormation
4 35 (23.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 34 (22.52%) Amazon SQS
6 32 (21.19%) Amazon S3
7 27 (17.88%) Azure Active Directory
8 14 (9.27%) SaaS
9 11 (7.28%) Office 365
10 8 (5.30%) Amazon Kinesis
11 7 (4.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (3.31%) AWS CloudTrail
12 5 (3.31%) CloudFront
12 5 (3.31%) Google Cloud Platform
13 4 (2.65%) GitHub
13 4 (2.65%) PaaS
14 3 (1.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (1.99%) G Suite
15 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.92%) Kerberos
1 18 (11.92%) LDAP
2 10 (6.62%) Firewall
3 7 (4.64%) Internet
4 3 (1.99%) DNS
4 3 (1.99%) IPsec
4 3 (1.99%) LAN
4 3 (1.99%) Network Security
4 3 (1.99%) WAN
5 2 (1.32%) SAN
5 2 (1.32%) VoIP
5 2 (1.32%) VPN
6 1 (0.66%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.66%) HTTP
6 1 (0.66%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (23.18%) Amazon RDS
2 16 (10.60%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.62%) Big Data
3 10 (6.62%) MySQL
4 5 (3.31%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.65%) SAP BW
6 3 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.99%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.99%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.99%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.99%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.32%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.66%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.66%) HBase
8 1 (0.66%) Mahout
8 1 (0.66%) Redis
Development Applications
1 46 (30.46%) Jenkins
2 32 (21.19%) TeamCity
3 30 (19.87%) Git (software)
3 30 (19.87%) JIRA
4 25 (16.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 25 (16.56%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (5.96%) GoCD
6 4 (2.65%) Subversion
7 1 (0.66%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.66%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (11.92%) Finance
2 16 (10.60%) Banking
3 4 (2.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.99%) Law
4 3 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.32%) Retail
6 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 62 (41.06%) AWS Engineer
1 62 (41.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 43 (28.48%) AWS DevOps
3 29 (19.21%) Cloud Engineer
4 28 (18.54%) Architect
5 20 (13.25%) Linux Engineer
6 18 (11.92%) Platform Engineer
7 16 (10.60%) Cloud Consultant
7 16 (10.60%) Consultant
7 16 (10.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 16 (10.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 14 (9.27%) AWS Consultant
9 13 (8.61%) Senior DevOps
9 13 (8.61%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 12 (7.95%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (7.28%) AWS Architect
12 9 (5.96%) Azure DevOps
12 9 (5.96%) Azure Engineer
13 7 (4.64%) Developer
14 6 (3.97%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (20.53%) Web Services
2 13 (8.61%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (6.62%) .NET
4 9 (5.96%) Elastic Stack
4 9 (5.96%) Node.js
5 8 (5.30%) J2EE
6 4 (2.65%) EJB
6 4 (2.65%) Java SE
6 4 (2.65%) JDBC
6 4 (2.65%) JPA
6 4 (2.65%) JRules
6 4 (2.65%) Spring
7 3 (1.99%) LAMP
8 2 (1.32%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.32%) REST
8 2 (1.32%) WAP
9 1 (0.66%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.66%) JSON
9 1 (0.66%) SOAP
9 1 (0.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.56%) PKI
2 13 (8.61%) Fintech
3 12 (7.95%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.62%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.96%) Public Cloud
6 7 (4.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (3.97%) iPad
8 5 (3.31%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.65%) Cloud Native
9 4 (2.65%) PMI
9 4 (2.65%) Replication
10 3 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.99%) Internet of Things
11 2 (1.32%) Clustering
11 2 (1.32%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.32%) Driving Licence
11 2 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.66%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 97 (64.24%) Linux
2 65 (43.05%) Windows
3 36 (23.84%) Unix
4 33 (21.85%) CentOS
5 18 (11.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (10.60%) Windows Server
7 7 (4.64%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.31%) Android
8 5 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.99%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.99%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.32%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.66%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (69.54%) DevOps
2 78 (51.66%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (39.07%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (21.85%) Configuration Management
5 30 (19.87%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (19.21%) Migration
7 27 (17.88%) Scrum
8 26 (17.22%) Performance Monitoring
9 25 (16.56%) Security Monitoring
10 17 (11.26%) DSDM
10 17 (11.26%) RUP
11 14 (9.27%) TOGAF
12 13 (8.61%) E-Commerce
12 13 (8.61%) Microservices
13 12 (7.95%) Mentoring
13 12 (7.95%) Waterfall
13 12 (7.95%) Zachman Framework
14 10 (6.62%) Presales
15 9 (5.96%) Open Source
16 8 (5.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (47.68%) Python
2 51 (33.77%) Bash Shell
3 49 (32.45%) Ruby
4 46 (30.46%) Java
5 45 (29.80%) SQL
6 39 (25.83%) Perl
7 21 (13.91%) C
8 18 (11.92%) Shell Script
9 14 (9.27%) PowerShell
10 10 (6.62%) JavaScript
11 9 (5.96%) C#
12 6 (3.97%) PHP
13 4 (2.65%) Apple Swift
13 4 (2.65%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.66%) C++
14 1 (0.66%) Go
14 1 (0.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (15.23%) Degree
2 11 (7.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.64%) MCSD
4 6 (3.97%) MCSE
5 5 (3.31%) CISSP
5 5 (3.31%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (3.31%) VCDX
6 4 (2.65%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.99%) CISM
8 2 (1.32%) CCNA
8 2 (1.32%) CCNP
8 2 (1.32%) CISA
9 1 (0.66%) GSEC
9 1 (0.66%) MCSA
9 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (19.21%) QA
2 4 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.65%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.99%) SLA
4 2 (1.32%) GCP
4 2 (1.32%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (23.18%) Active Directory
2 30 (19.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (13.25%) Docker
4 13 (8.61%) Xen
5 11 (7.28%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (6.62%) vSphere
6 10 (6.62%) XenServer
7 5 (3.31%) vCloud
8 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.66%) OpenSIPS
9 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 77 (50.99%) Puppet
2 72 (47.68%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (27.15%) Ansible
3 41 (27.15%) Terraform
4 18 (11.92%) SELinux
5 15 (9.93%) Packer
6 13 (8.61%) Cobbler
6 13 (8.61%) Tivoli
7 8 (5.30%) Kubernetes
8 7 (4.64%) Mesos
8 7 (4.64%) Rancher
8 7 (4.64%) rkt
9 5 (3.31%) Nagios
9 5 (3.31%) vRealize
10 4 (2.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.66%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (27.81%) Red Hat
2 36 (23.84%) Oracle
3 35 (23.18%) VMware
4 25 (16.56%) Atlassian
4 25 (16.56%) New Relic
4 25 (16.56%) Trend Micro
5 17 (11.26%) Microsoft
5 17 (11.26%) SAP
6 12 (7.95%) ServiceNow
7 10 (6.62%) EnterpriseDB
8 9 (5.96%) Google
8 9 (5.96%) hybris
9 8 (5.30%) Pega
10 7 (4.64%) Cisco
11 6 (3.97%) Cognizant
12 4 (2.65%) Computacenter
12 4 (2.65%) IBM
12 4 (2.65%) Informatica
12 4 (2.65%) Sybase
12 4 (2.65%) TIBCO
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