AWS Key Management Service (KMS)
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for AWS KMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS KMS over the 6 months to 21 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 795 940 1105
Rank change year-on-year +145 +165 -325
Permanent jobs citing AWS KMS 28 78 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.070% 0.037%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.093% 0.16% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 35
10th Percentile - £84,500 £58,000
25th Percentile £57,597 £86,250 £63,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,783 £95,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year -33.91% +18.75% +10.34%
75th Percentile £67,968 £100,000 £105,000
90th Percentile £73,594 - £113,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,783 £90,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -30.24% +28.57% +7.69%

All Cloud Skills
UK

AWS KMS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 30,061 48,739 64,453
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 38.54% 43.97% 46.76%
Number of salaries quoted 23,883 32,294 41,770
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,750 £33,250
25th Percentile £41,492 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +4.35%
75th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £101,250 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

AWS KMS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AWS KMS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AWS KMS in the UK

AWS KMS
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS KMS.

Salary trend for AWS KMS in the UK

AWS KMS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS KMS over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for AWS KMS in the UK

AWS KMS
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS KMS within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
England +159 28 £62,783 -33.91% 5
UK excluding London +114 19 £62,783 -30.24% 1
Work from Home +140 17 £62,783 -37.22% 2
North of England +102 13 £62,783 -33.91%
London +153 11 £65,000 -33.33% 4
North West - 8 £62,783 -
South East +84 4 £74,500 -14.86%
North East +6 3 £62,783 -33.91%
Yorkshire - 2 £62,783 -
East of England - 2 £42,500 - 1

AWS KMS
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 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 28 (100.00%) AWS
2 16 (57.14%) Azure
3 14 (50.00%) Entra ID
4 12 (42.86%) Azure Key Vault
5 10 (35.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 8 (28.57%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (21.43%) Amazon S3
9 5 (17.86%) AWS CodePipeline
9 5 (17.86%) AWS Step Functions
10 4 (14.29%) Amazon EKS
10 4 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (10.71%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (10.71%) Serverless
11 3 (10.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (7.14%) Amazon ECR
12 2 (7.14%) Amazon GuardDuty
12 2 (7.14%) AWS CodeCommit
12 2 (7.14%) AWS Direct Connect
12 2 (7.14%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (10.71%) Amazon Aurora
3 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.57%) DocumentDB
4 1 (3.57%) DynamoDB
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) Redis
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.86%) Git
3 3 (10.71%) Bitbucket
3 3 (10.71%) DbUnit
3 3 (10.71%) jMock
3 3 (10.71%) JUnit
3 3 (10.71%) Maven
3 3 (10.71%) Mockito
3 3 (10.71%) SonarQube
4 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (7.14%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) Postman
5 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.57%) TestNG
General
1 15 (53.57%) Public Sector
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Organisational Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Social Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Documentation Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Senior
2 12 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Security Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Senior Security Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Development Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
7 1 (3.57%) DevSecOps Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Full Stack .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Lambda Expressions
1 5 (17.86%) Node.js
1 5 (17.86%) Spring
2 4 (14.29%) REST
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (10.71%) Kafka
3 3 (10.71%) PowerMock
3 3 (10.71%) React
3 3 (10.71%) RESTful
3 3 (10.71%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.14%) JPA
4 2 (7.14%) JSON
4 2 (7.14%) Spring Boot
4 2 (7.14%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (42.86%) Hybrid Cloud
1 12 (42.86%) PKI
1 12 (42.86%) Public Cloud
2 3 (10.71%) Distributed Systems
3 1 (3.57%) Derivative
3 1 (3.57%) Product Ownership
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Secrets Management
2 16 (57.14%) DevOps
3 14 (50.00%) Identity Management
4 12 (42.86%) Coaching
4 12 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 12 (42.86%) Key Management
4 12 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 12 (42.86%) Privileged Identity Management
5 8 (28.57%) Agile
6 7 (25.00%) Microservices
7 5 (17.86%) Full Stack Development
8 4 (14.29%) BDD
8 4 (14.29%) Clean Code
8 4 (14.29%) TDD
9 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (10.71%) Design Patterns
9 3 (10.71%) Open Source
10 2 (7.14%) CI/CD
10 2 (7.14%) Integration Patterns
10 2 (7.14%) Log Aggregation
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) Python
4 5 (17.86%) TypeScript
5 3 (10.71%) C#
6 2 (7.14%) Bash
6 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.57%) AWS Certified Developer
3 1 (3.57%) Azure Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Docker
3 2 (7.14%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) CA Single Sign-On
1 12 (42.86%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (17.86%) Ansible
3 3 (10.71%) Kubernetes
3 3 (10.71%) Terraform
4 2 (7.14%) Packer
5 1 (3.57%) Consul
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) CA
2 12 (42.86%) CyberArk
2 12 (42.86%) ServiceNow
3 2 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 2 (7.14%) New Relic
3 2 (7.14%) Rackspace
3 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds