Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for AWS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
England > West Midlands
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 179 264 311
Rank change year-on-year +85 +47 -
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 17 15 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.19% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.88% 0.66% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 1
Median annual salary £60,000 £51,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.07% -2.38% -
10th Percentile £47,750 £44,375 £51,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +13.04%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 906 2,256 2,559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 22.98% 28.46% 26.73%
Number of salaries quoted 720 1,553 1,649
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,670 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.34% - +11.11%

AWS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing AWS Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Certification in the West Midlands

AWS Certification
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS Certification in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for AWS Certification in the West Midlands

AWS Certification
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Certification in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS Certification in the West Midlands

AWS Certification
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Certification within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. 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
Birmingham +53 9 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Walsall - 3 £60,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 - - 3
West Bromwich - 2 £45,000 -
AWS Certification
England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, IT jobs citing AWS Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for AWS Certification.

1 17 (100.00%) AWS
2 16 (94.12%) DevOps
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 8 (47.06%) Python
4 8 (47.06%) Azure
4 8 (47.06%) SaaS
4 8 (47.06%) Terraform
5 7 (41.18%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (41.18%) Ansible
5 7 (41.18%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
5 7 (41.18%) Serverless
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 6 (35.29%) Amazon S3
7 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
7 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (29.41%) Web Services
7 5 (29.41%) Java
7 5 (29.41%) High Availability
7 5 (29.41%) Microservices
7 5 (29.41%) GitLab
7 5 (29.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (29.41%) Kubernetes
7 5 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure as Code
7 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Automation
8 4 (23.53%) Public Sector
8 4 (23.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (23.53%) Kafka

AWS Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (17.65%) Anypoint
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 17 (100.00%) AWS
2 8 (47.06%) Azure
2 8 (47.06%) SaaS
3 7 (41.18%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (41.18%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (41.18%) Serverless
4 6 (35.29%) Amazon S3
5 5 (29.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (23.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (23.53%) GitHub
6 4 (23.53%) PaaS
7 3 (17.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (17.65%) AWS CodeBuild
7 3 (17.65%) AWS CodeDeploy
7 3 (17.65%) AWS CodePipeline
7 3 (17.65%) CloudFront
8 2 (11.76%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (11.76%) Route 53
9 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (17.65%) Cosmos DB
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) GitLab
2 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Vagrant
4 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 4 (23.53%) Public Sector
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Lead DevOps
4 3 (17.65%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Web Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) Kafka
3 3 (17.65%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) CSS3
3 3 (17.65%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Cloud Native
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.76%) CentOS
4 2 (11.76%) VMS
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) DevOps
2 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
3 5 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (29.41%) High Availability
3 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure as Code
3 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Automation
3 5 (29.41%) Microservices
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) E-Procurement
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (11.76%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
4 3 (17.65%) Rust
5 2 (11.76%) Go
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) CCA
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Docker
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Terraform
2 7 (41.18%) Ansible
3 5 (29.41%) Kubernetes
4 3 (17.65%) Puppet
5 2 (11.76%) Grafana
5 2 (11.76%) Graphite
5 2 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (11.76%) Packer
5 2 (11.76%) Prometheus
5 2 (11.76%) WSUS
6 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (5.88%) Rancher
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) MuleSoft
3 2 (11.76%) McAfee
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) PagerDuty
4 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) VMware