AWS Certification Jobs with Work from Home Options

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certification
UK > Work from Home

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) with a requirement for AWS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 2 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 344 347 356
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 -23
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 215 432 541
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.71% 0.92% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.49% 3.64% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 130 344 347
10th Percentile £46,300 £37,885 £47,500
25th Percentile £56,809 £54,688 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% -10.00% +13.21%
75th Percentile £84,919 £88,750 £91,250
90th Percentile £98,750 £101,250 £115,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8,638 11,873 13,426
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 28.63% 25.17% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5,581 7,079 7,820
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,020 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

AWS Certification
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing AWS Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

AWS Certification trend for jobs with a WFH option

AWS Certification
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing AWS Certification.

AWS Certification salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

AWS Certification
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing AWS Certification over the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

AWS Certification salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

AWS Certification
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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 3 (1.40%) ArcGIS
1 3 (1.40%) GeoServer
2 2 (0.93%) Apache
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Exchange
2 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
2 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.47%) Drupal
3 1 (0.47%) IIS
3 1 (0.47%) nginx
3 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) AutoCAD
1 1 (0.47%) PTC Creo
1 1 (0.47%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 215 (100.00%) AWS
2 126 (58.60%) Azure
3 48 (22.33%) GCP
4 44 (20.47%) Serverless
5 35 (16.28%) Amazon EC2
6 32 (14.88%) Amazon S3
7 30 (13.95%) AWS Lambda
8 24 (11.16%) AWS CloudFormation
9 19 (8.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 18 (8.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 18 (8.37%) Route 53
11 17 (7.91%) PaaS
12 16 (7.44%) Amazon EKS
13 14 (6.51%) SaaS
14 12 (5.58%) Amazon ECS
15 11 (5.12%) CloudFront
15 11 (5.12%) GitHub
15 11 (5.12%) IaaS
16 8 (3.72%) WhatsApp
17 7 (3.26%) Azure DevOps
Communications & Networking
1 40 (18.60%) SD-WAN
2 39 (18.14%) WAN
3 17 (7.91%) Firewall
4 13 (6.05%) Wireless
5 12 (5.58%) Unified Communications
6 10 (4.65%) VPN
7 8 (3.72%) LAN
8 7 (3.26%) IPv4
8 7 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (2.79%) DNS
10 4 (1.86%) OSPF
10 4 (1.86%) VLAN
11 3 (1.40%) TCP/IP
12 2 (0.93%) Internet
12 2 (0.93%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (0.47%) Cisco ISE
13 1 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
13 1 (0.47%) MPLS
13 1 (0.47%) NetScaler
13 1 (0.47%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.77%) Amazon RDS
2 16 (7.44%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.19%) MySQL
3 9 (4.19%) SQL Server
4 7 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (3.26%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.79%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.79%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.86%) DynamoDB
7 3 (1.40%) Big Data
7 3 (1.40%) Data Lake
7 3 (1.40%) GIS
8 1 (0.47%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.47%) DB2
8 1 (0.47%) Redis
8 1 (0.47%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.47%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 18 (8.37%) Jenkins
2 15 (6.98%) Git
3 9 (4.19%) GitLab
4 5 (2.33%) JIRA
5 1 (0.47%) Chocolatey
5 1 (0.47%) CircleCI
5 1 (0.47%) JMeter
General
1 72 (33.49%) Social Skills
2 66 (30.70%) Finance
3 39 (18.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 21 (9.77%) Retail
5 15 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (6.51%) Public Sector
7 8 (3.72%) Banking
7 8 (3.72%) Presentation Skills
8 5 (2.33%) Law
8 5 (2.33%) Organisational Skills
9 4 (1.86%) Aerospace
10 3 (1.40%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.40%) Games
10 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.93%) Local Government
11 2 (0.93%) Marketing
11 2 (0.93%) Police
12 1 (0.47%) Advertising
12 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (27.44%) Architect
2 58 (26.98%) Lead
3 47 (21.86%) Senior
4 40 (18.60%) Security Architect
5 33 (15.35%) AWS Engineer
6 29 (13.49%) Lead Architect
7 27 (12.56%) Lead Security Architect
8 23 (10.70%) Cloud Engineer
8 23 (10.70%) Developer
9 20 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
10 19 (8.84%) Software Engineer
11 15 (6.98%) Senior Architect
12 14 (6.51%) Consultant
12 14 (6.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (6.05%) AWS DevOps
13 13 (6.05%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 12 (5.58%) AWS Consultant
14 12 (5.58%) Cloud Consultant
14 12 (5.58%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (5.58%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (16.74%) Node.js
2 33 (15.35%) .NET
3 12 (5.58%) Elastic Stack
4 11 (5.12%) Spring
4 11 (5.12%) Web Services
5 8 (3.72%) .NET Framework
5 8 (3.72%) AngularJS
5 8 (3.72%) Spring Boot
5 8 (3.72%) XML
6 6 (2.79%) JSON
6 6 (2.79%) React
6 6 (2.79%) REST
7 5 (2.33%) RESTful
8 4 (1.86%) AWS SAM
9 3 (1.40%) CSS
9 3 (1.40%) HTML
10 2 (0.93%) .NET Core
10 2 (0.93%) Apache Camel
10 2 (0.93%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.93%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 43 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 41 (19.07%) Management Information System
3 33 (15.35%) Data Centre
3 33 (15.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 27 (12.56%) Linux Command Line
5 26 (12.09%) Cyberattack
6 25 (11.63%) Public Cloud
7 11 (5.12%) Onboarding
8 9 (4.19%) Cloud Native
8 9 (4.19%) Product Ownership
9 8 (3.72%) Driving Licence
10 7 (3.26%) Hackathon
11 6 (2.79%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (2.79%) IoT
11 6 (2.79%) Video\Live Streaming
12 4 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (1.86%) Legacy Systems
13 3 (1.40%) Hedge funds
13 3 (1.40%) Media Streaming
13 3 (1.40%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 61 (28.37%) Linux
2 34 (15.81%) Windows
3 18 (8.37%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.72%) Unix
5 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.47%) Debian
6 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (36.74%) DevOps
2 74 (34.42%) Agile
3 62 (28.84%) Infrastructure as Code
3 62 (28.84%) Mentoring
4 59 (27.44%) CI/CD
5 58 (26.98%) Problem-Solving
6 46 (21.40%) Information Security
7 44 (20.47%) Microservices
7 44 (20.47%) Scrum
8 43 (20.00%) OWASP
9 40 (18.60%) Security Architecture
10 37 (17.21%) Computer Science
11 36 (16.74%) Identity Management
12 35 (16.28%) Containerisation
12 35 (16.28%) Secure Coding
12 35 (16.28%) Software Engineering
13 33 (15.35%) Application Security
14 31 (14.42%) Cybersecurity
15 27 (12.56%) Software Delivery
16 26 (12.09%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 78 (36.28%) Python
2 51 (23.72%) Java
3 33 (15.35%) JavaScript
4 28 (13.02%) Bash
5 24 (11.16%) Go
6 23 (10.70%) Rust
7 19 (8.84%) C#
7 19 (8.84%) SQL
8 15 (6.98%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.26%) TypeScript
10 6 (2.79%) C++
11 4 (1.86%) PHP
12 2 (0.93%) C
12 2 (0.93%) Perl
12 2 (0.93%) Ruby
13 1 (0.47%) Groovy
13 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 80 (37.21%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
2 74 (34.42%) Security Cleared
3 69 (32.09%) Azure Certification
4 56 (26.05%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (22.33%) CISSP
6 45 (20.93%) Degree
7 44 (20.47%) CISM
8 40 (18.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 38 (17.67%) CCSP
10 33 (15.35%) CCSK
10 33 (15.35%) SC Cleared
11 31 (14.42%) Computer Science Degree
12 30 (13.95%) DV Cleared
13 25 (11.63%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
14 23 (10.70%) AWS Certified Developer
15 19 (8.84%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
16 16 (7.44%) CCNA
17 12 (5.58%) CEH
17 12 (5.58%) Microsoft Certification
18 9 (4.19%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (21.40%) NIST
2 20 (9.30%) QA
3 8 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 7 (3.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.79%) Accessibility
5 6 (2.79%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.86%) GDPR
6 4 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (1.40%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (1.40%) SOC 2
8 2 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.93%) IASME
9 1 (0.47%) ISO 31000
9 1 (0.47%) NCSC
9 1 (0.47%) SEPA
9 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (38.60%) Docker
2 12 (5.58%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.79%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.40%) KVM
6 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 77 (35.81%) Kubernetes
2 50 (23.26%) Terraform
3 33 (15.35%) Single Sign-On
4 21 (9.77%) Ansible
5 7 (3.26%) Puppet
6 6 (2.79%) Grafana
6 6 (2.79%) Prometheus
7 5 (2.33%) Progress Chef
8 2 (0.93%) SCCM
9 1 (0.47%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.47%) Proxmox
9 1 (0.47%) SCOM
9 1 (0.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (17.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.51%) Cisco
3 12 (5.58%) Adobe
3 12 (5.58%) Apple
4 10 (4.65%) Google
5 8 (3.72%) Oracle
6 7 (3.26%) CheckPoint
6 7 (3.26%) VMware
7 5 (2.33%) Meraki
7 5 (2.33%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.93%) Citrix
8 2 (0.93%) F5
8 2 (0.93%) Facebook
8 2 (0.93%) IBM
8 2 (0.93%) WSO2
9 1 (0.47%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.47%) MathWorks
9 1 (0.47%) PTC
9 1 (0.47%) SAP
9 1 (0.47%) TOWER Software