AWS Certified Solutions Architect Jobs

AWS Certified Solutions Architect
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for AWS Certified Solutions Architect qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 29 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
29 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 725 877 907
Rank change year-on-year +152 +30 -83
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certified Solutions Architect 188 84 346
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.086% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% 0.26% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 85 51 128
10th Percentile £57,250 £46,250 £53,750
25th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £67,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £70,500 £86,250
Median % change year-on-year +13.48% -18.26% +11.29%
75th Percentile £98,750 £88,750 £110,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £100,000 £120,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% -10.71% -5.08%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK

AWS Certified Solutions Architect 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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 27,804 32,509 45,255
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 26.92% 33.46% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17,251 14,583 19,146
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,000 £30,932
25th Percentile £38,500 £42,500 £40,763
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.83% +9.09% -
75th Percentile £71,000 £77,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

AWS Certified Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AWS Certified Solutions Architect as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Certified Solutions Architect in the UK

AWS Certified Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS Certified Solutions Architect.

Salary trend for AWS Certified Solutions Architect in the UK

AWS Certified Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Certified Solutions Architect over the 6 months to 29 May 2024.

Salary histogram for AWS Certified Solutions Architect in the UK

AWS Certified Solutions Architect
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Certified Solutions Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 29 May 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
England +137 150 £85,000 +21.43% 29
UK excluding London +71 121 £67,500 +8.00% 14
Work from Home +142 112 £70,000 -17.65% 14
London +123 59 £90,000 +24.14% 17
South East +17 35 £67,500 +42.11% 2
North of England +47 23 £65,000 +18.18% 7
Midlands -1 21 £105,000 +27.27%
North West +13 18 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Scotland -50 13 £70,000 +18.64% 2
Northern Ireland - 13 £60,000 -
West Midlands +5 12 £105,000 +27.27%
South West -9 12 £62,500 -11.35% 2
East Midlands - 9 £87,500 -
Yorkshire +80 5 - - 5
Wales - 4 - -

AWS Certified Solutions Architect
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities 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 46 (24.47%) WebLogic
2 6 (3.19%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.53%) Apache
3 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.53%) IIS
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Exchange
3 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) AutoCAD
1 1 (0.53%) PTC Creo
1 1 (0.53%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 48 (25.53%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 188 (100.00%) AWS
2 112 (59.57%) Azure
3 56 (29.79%) GCP
4 54 (28.72%) Amazon EKS
5 47 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
6 45 (23.94%) Amazon S3
7 39 (20.74%) Serverless
8 38 (20.21%) Amazon EC2
9 36 (19.15%) AWS CloudFormation
10 31 (16.49%) AWS Lambda
11 21 (11.17%) IaaS
11 21 (11.17%) PaaS
12 19 (10.11%) SaaS
13 16 (8.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 15 (7.98%) Route 53
14 15 (7.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 14 (7.45%) CloudFront
16 10 (5.32%) Cloud Computing
17 9 (4.79%) Amazon ECS
18 6 (3.19%) Azure DevOps
Communications & Networking
1 50 (26.60%) DNS
2 47 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 46 (24.47%) BGP
3 46 (24.47%) SSL
4 16 (8.51%) Firewall
5 12 (6.38%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.60%) VPN
7 1 (0.53%) DHCP
7 1 (0.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (37.23%) Amazon RDS
2 46 (24.47%) Oracle Database
2 46 (24.47%) RDBMS
2 46 (24.47%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.32%) Big Data
4 5 (2.66%) DynamoDB
5 4 (2.13%) Amazon Athena
6 3 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.06%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.06%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.06%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.06%) Redis
8 1 (0.53%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.53%) Data Vault
8 1 (0.53%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.53%) Impala
8 1 (0.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (4.79%) Git
2 7 (3.72%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.13%) GitLab
4 3 (1.60%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.06%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.53%) Chocolatey
General
1 102 (54.26%) Social Skills
2 25 (13.30%) Finance
3 14 (7.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 12 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.38%) Law
5 11 (5.85%) Retail
6 8 (4.26%) Presentation Skills
7 6 (3.19%) Legal
8 5 (2.66%) Public Sector
9 3 (1.60%) Banking
10 2 (1.06%) Police
11 1 (0.53%) Tech for Good
11 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (59.04%) Architect
2 87 (46.28%) Solutions Architect
3 64 (34.04%) Lead
4 46 (24.47%) Lead Architect
4 46 (24.47%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 25 (13.30%) AWS Engineer
6 24 (12.77%) AWS Architect
6 24 (12.77%) Cloud Engineer
7 23 (12.23%) AWS Solution Architect
7 23 (12.23%) Senior
8 20 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 19 (10.11%) Cloud Architect
10 17 (9.04%) Senior Architect
10 17 (9.04%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 15 (7.98%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (7.98%) Consultant
12 14 (7.45%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (6.91%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
14 12 (6.38%) AWS Consultant
14 12 (6.38%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (26.06%) Spring Boot
2 46 (24.47%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (4.79%) Middleware
4 8 (4.26%) .NET
5 7 (3.72%) .NET Core
5 7 (3.72%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (3.19%) Node.js
7 5 (2.66%) AWS CDK
7 5 (2.66%) Spring
8 4 (2.13%) Kafka
9 3 (1.60%) RESTful
10 2 (1.06%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.06%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.06%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.06%) React
11 1 (0.53%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.53%) Next.js
11 1 (0.53%) React Native
11 1 (0.53%) XML
11 1 (0.53%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 67 (35.64%) Public Cloud
2 47 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 41 (21.81%) Cloud Native
4 21 (11.17%) Data Centre
5 13 (6.91%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.66%) Distributed Systems
7 5 (2.66%) Onboarding
7 5 (2.66%) PKI
8 4 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.13%) Product Ownership
9 3 (1.60%) Distributed Computing
9 3 (1.60%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.60%) Security Posture
9 3 (1.60%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.53%) Digital Currency
10 1 (0.53%) IoT
10 1 (0.53%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 84 (44.68%) Linux
2 46 (24.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 30 (15.96%) Windows
4 18 (9.57%) Unix
5 9 (4.79%) Solaris
5 9 (4.79%) Ubuntu
6 6 (3.19%) Mesosphere
7 3 (1.60%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.53%) Android
8 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.53%) tvOS
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (51.60%) Agile
2 69 (36.70%) DevOps
3 68 (36.17%) Migration
4 62 (32.98%) Problem-Solving
5 56 (29.79%) Infrastructure as Code
6 55 (29.26%) Kanban
6 55 (29.26%) Scrum
7 52 (27.66%) Actionable Insight
8 51 (27.13%) Containerisation
8 51 (27.13%) Data Migration
9 50 (26.60%) Project Management
9 50 (26.60%) TOGAF
10 49 (26.06%) Cloud Operations
10 49 (26.06%) SDLC
11 48 (25.53%) ArchiMate
11 48 (25.53%) Load Balancing
11 48 (25.53%) Open Source
12 46 (24.47%) Collaborative Working
12 46 (24.47%) Re-Platforming
12 46 (24.47%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (20.21%) Python
2 31 (16.49%) Java
3 17 (9.04%) Bash
3 17 (9.04%) C#
4 12 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.72%) Go
6 6 (3.19%) Kotlin
6 6 (3.19%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.13%) Bicep
7 4 (2.13%) SQL
8 2 (1.06%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.53%) Groovy
9 1 (0.53%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 188 (100.00%) AWS Certification
2 75 (39.89%) Security Cleared
3 73 (38.83%) SC Cleared
4 69 (36.70%) Azure Certification
5 46 (24.47%) Degree
6 41 (21.81%) Computer Science Degree
7 22 (11.70%) AWS Certified Developer
7 22 (11.70%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
8 16 (8.51%) Master's Degree
9 12 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (3.72%) CISSP
12 6 (3.19%) CEH
12 6 (3.19%) OSCP
13 4 (2.13%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
13 4 (2.13%) CCNA
13 4 (2.13%) GSEC
14 3 (1.60%) AWS Certified SysOps Administrator
14 3 (1.60%) CISM
14 3 (1.60%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.85%) QA
2 6 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.19%) NIST
3 5 (2.66%) Accessibility
3 5 (2.66%) GDPR
4 2 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.06%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.53%) California Consumer Privacy Act
5 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.53%) SEPA
5 1 (0.53%) SLA
5 1 (0.53%) SOC 2
System Software
1 51 (27.13%) Docker
2 12 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.85%) KVM
4 10 (5.32%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 57 (30.32%) Kubernetes
2 53 (28.19%) Terraform
3 11 (5.85%) Ansible
4 10 (5.32%) Grafana
5 9 (4.79%) Prometheus
6 7 (3.72%) Progress Chef
6 7 (3.72%) Puppet
7 6 (3.19%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (2.66%) Karpenter
9 1 (0.53%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 1 (0.53%) SCCM
9 1 (0.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (25.53%) Oracle
1 48 (25.53%) Sparx
2 37 (19.68%) Google
3 34 (18.09%) Microsoft
4 18 (9.57%) VMware
5 12 (6.38%) Adobe
5 12 (6.38%) Apple
5 12 (6.38%) Cisco
6 3 (1.60%) AppDynamics
6 3 (1.60%) SAP
6 3 (1.60%) Splunk
7 2 (1.06%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.53%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.53%) Databricks
8 1 (0.53%) IBM
8 1 (0.53%) MathWorks
8 1 (0.53%) PTC
8 1 (0.53%) Roku
8 1 (0.53%) Samsung
8 1 (0.53%) TOWER Software