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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 28 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 478 476 290
Rank change year-on-year -2 -186 +20
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 454 129 19
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.59% 0.35% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 1.95% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 172 84 12
10th Percentile £47,500 £32,000 -
25th Percentile £52,500 £37,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £78,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +42.73% +15.79% -40.63%
75th Percentile £91,250 £80,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £86,250 £83,750
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -11.11% +3.85%

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.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16,309 6,626 1,423
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 21.07% 18.10% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8,147 4,495 1,110
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,700 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.73% - -5.17%
75th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £73,438
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £82,625
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 28 June 2022.

AWS Certification salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, AWS Certification job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for AWS Certification.

1 432 (95.15%) AWS
2 229 (50.44%) Terraform
3 220 (48.46%) DevOps
4 209 (46.04%) Finance
5 196 (43.17%) Agile
6 187 (41.19%) Kubernetes
7 183 (40.31%) Infrastructure as Code
8 178 (39.21%) Python
9 162 (35.68%) Docker
10 142 (31.28%) Cloud Native
11 141 (31.06%) Azure
12 140 (30.84%) CI/CD
13 129 (28.41%) AWS CloudFormation
14 113 (24.89%) Artificial Intelligence
15 112 (24.67%) Social Skills
16 108 (23.79%) Ansible
17 106 (23.35%) Big Data
17 106 (23.35%) Microservices
18 100 (22.03%) Cybersecurity
19 99 (21.81%) Analytics
20 94 (20.70%) Git (software)
21 92 (20.26%) Scrum
22 87 (19.16%) Serverless
23 80 (17.62%) Linux
23 80 (17.62%) SQL
24 79 (17.40%) Public Cloud
25 76 (16.74%) Migration
25 76 (16.74%) Data Science
26 75 (16.52%) Public Sector
26 75 (16.52%) GCP

AWS Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 11 (2.42%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.98%) Apache Airflow
3 5 (1.10%) Confluence
3 5 (1.10%) IIS
3 5 (1.10%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.66%) Apache
4 3 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (0.66%) nginx
4 3 (0.66%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.22%) Appian
5 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (2.86%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.66%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.22%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 432 (95.15%) AWS
2 141 (31.06%) Azure
3 129 (28.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 87 (19.16%) Serverless
5 75 (16.52%) GCP
6 66 (14.54%) Cloud Computing
7 62 (13.66%) Amazon S3
8 47 (10.35%) AWS Lambda
9 44 (9.69%) Amazon ECS
10 42 (9.25%) OpenShift
11 37 (8.15%) Amazon EC2
12 33 (7.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 27 (5.95%) SaaS
14 25 (5.51%) Azure Active Directory
15 19 (4.19%) GitHub
15 19 (4.19%) Microsoft 365
16 18 (3.96%) CloudFront
17 12 (2.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 12 (2.64%) Amazon EKS
17 12 (2.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (8.15%) Software-Defined Networking
2 36 (7.93%) Internet
3 32 (7.05%) Network Security
4 29 (6.39%) DNS
5 26 (5.73%) VPN
6 13 (2.86%) SMS
7 12 (2.64%) Broadband
8 11 (2.42%) DHCP
9 8 (1.76%) Firewall
10 6 (1.32%) TCP/IP
10 6 (1.32%) Wireless
11 5 (1.10%) Skype
11 5 (1.10%) VLAN
12 3 (0.66%) HTTP
12 3 (0.66%) NetScaler
12 3 (0.66%) SAN
13 1 (0.22%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.22%) Cisco ISE
13 1 (0.22%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (23.35%) Big Data
2 37 (8.15%) Relational Database
3 26 (5.73%) Amazon Redshift
4 25 (5.51%) Amazon Athena
5 24 (5.29%) NoSQL
6 21 (4.63%) DynamoDB
7 20 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (3.96%) SQL Server
9 17 (3.74%) Amazon QuickSight
10 15 (3.30%) MySQL
11 13 (2.86%) Amazon Aurora
11 13 (2.86%) Oracle Database
12 12 (2.64%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (1.76%) RDBMS
14 6 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (1.10%) Data Lake
15 5 (1.10%) Tableau
16 3 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
16 3 (0.66%) InfluxDB
16 3 (0.66%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 94 (20.70%) Git (software)
2 28 (6.17%) Jenkins
3 21 (4.63%) GitLab
4 20 (4.41%) CircleCI
5 12 (2.64%) JIRA
6 9 (1.98%) Bitbucket
7 5 (1.10%) Artifactory
7 5 (1.10%) Subversion
7 5 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.88%) Bitbucket Server
9 3 (0.66%) ESLint
9 3 (0.66%) Maven
9 3 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.66%) Pivotal Tracker
9 3 (0.66%) Spinnaker
9 3 (0.66%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.22%) Cypress.io
11 1 (0.22%) Selenium
11 1 (0.22%) Vagrant
General
1 209 (46.04%) Finance
2 112 (24.67%) Social Skills
3 75 (16.52%) Public Sector
4 38 (8.37%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 34 (7.49%) Retail
6 30 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (4.85%) Influencing Skills
8 19 (4.19%) Advertising
9 16 (3.52%) Banking
10 15 (3.30%) Financial Institution
11 11 (2.42%) Marketing
11 11 (2.42%) Presentation Skills
12 10 (2.20%) Games
12 10 (2.20%) Legal
13 8 (1.76%) Law
14 5 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 123 (27.09%) Cloud Engineer
2 105 (23.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 65 (14.32%) AWS Engineer
4 49 (10.79%) Security Engineer
5 39 (8.59%) Architect
6 36 (7.93%) Principal Engineer
7 34 (7.49%) Software Engineer
8 32 (7.05%) Cloud Architect
9 31 (6.83%) AWS DevOps
9 31 (6.83%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 31 (6.83%) Developer
10 26 (5.73%) Solutions Architect
11 24 (5.29%) Senior DevOps
11 24 (5.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 21 (4.63%) Data Engineer
13 20 (4.41%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 18 (3.96%) Lead DevOps
15 17 (3.74%) Lead DevOps Engineer
16 14 (3.08%) Principal Cloud Engineer
17 13 (2.86%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (9.03%) Node.js
1 41 (9.03%) React
2 40 (8.81%) .NET
3 36 (7.93%) Spring
4 33 (7.27%) CSS
4 33 (7.27%) HTML
5 21 (4.63%) AngularJS
6 20 (4.41%) REST
7 18 (3.96%) CSS3
7 18 (3.96%) GraphQL
7 18 (3.96%) PySpark
7 18 (3.96%) Spring Boot
8 17 (3.74%) Lambda Expressions
8 17 (3.74%) NgRx
8 17 (3.74%) RxJS
9 15 (3.30%) OAuth
9 15 (3.30%) SAML
10 14 (3.08%) OAuth2
11 13 (2.86%) Apollo GraphQL
12 12 (2.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 142 (31.28%) Cloud Native
2 79 (17.40%) Public Cloud
3 66 (14.54%) IoT
4 63 (13.88%) Blockchain
4 63 (13.88%) iPhone
5 62 (13.66%) Algorithms
6 37 (8.15%) Cyberattack
7 35 (7.71%) Cyber Defence
8 34 (7.49%) Data Structures
9 31 (6.83%) Mobile App
10 28 (6.17%) Virtual Team
11 25 (5.51%) Greenfield Project
12 21 (4.63%) User Experience
13 20 (4.41%) Blog
14 18 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
15 17 (3.74%) PlayStation
16 16 (3.52%) Data Centre
17 13 (2.86%) Client/Server
17 13 (2.86%) Enterprise Cloud
17 13 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 80 (17.62%) Linux
2 62 (13.66%) Windows
3 18 (3.96%) Android
3 18 (3.96%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.42%) CentOS
5 10 (2.20%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.76%) Windows Server 2019
7 6 (1.32%) Unix
7 6 (1.32%) Windows 10
8 5 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.10%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (0.66%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.22%) Alpine Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (48.46%) DevOps
2 196 (43.17%) Agile
3 183 (40.31%) Infrastructure as Code
4 140 (30.84%) CI/CD
5 113 (24.89%) Artificial Intelligence
6 106 (23.35%) Microservices
7 100 (22.03%) Cybersecurity
8 99 (21.81%) Analytics
9 92 (20.26%) Scrum
10 76 (16.74%) Data Science
10 76 (16.74%) Migration
11 72 (15.86%) Configuration Management
12 66 (14.54%) Data Analytics
13 65 (14.32%) Machine Learning
14 63 (13.88%) Technology Transformation
15 60 (13.22%) Mentoring
16 55 (12.11%) SDLC
17 54 (11.89%) Collaborative Working
17 54 (11.89%) Fintech
18 52 (11.45%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 178 (39.21%) Python
2 80 (17.62%) SQL
3 74 (16.30%) Bash
4 55 (12.11%) Java
4 55 (12.11%) TypeScript
5 53 (11.67%) Go
6 40 (8.81%) PowerShell
7 33 (7.27%) Ruby
8 32 (7.05%) C#
9 31 (6.83%) JavaScript
10 13 (2.86%) Scala
11 9 (1.98%) Kotlin
12 7 (1.54%) Perl
12 7 (1.54%) PHP
13 6 (1.32%) C
13 6 (1.32%) C++
14 5 (1.10%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.88%) Bicep
15 4 (0.88%) R
16 2 (0.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 63 (13.88%) Security Cleared
2 62 (13.66%) SC Cleared
3 25 (5.51%) Degree
4 20 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (2.86%) MCSE
5 13 (2.86%) Numerate Degree
6 7 (1.54%) TOGAF Certification
7 6 (1.32%) RHCE
7 6 (1.32%) RHCSA
8 5 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (0.88%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (0.66%) MCSA
10 3 (0.66%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.44%) CISSP
11 2 (0.44%) PhD
12 1 (0.22%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.22%) CCSK
12 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.63%) Data Quality
2 17 (3.74%) QA
3 16 (3.52%) GDPR
4 15 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (3.30%) NIST
5 8 (1.76%) SOC 2
6 7 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 6 (1.32%) PCI DSS
8 5 (1.10%) SLA
9 4 (0.88%) IASME
10 2 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.22%) NCSC
System Software
1 162 (35.68%) Docker
2 33 (7.27%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.76%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.66%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.22%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Systems Management
1 229 (50.44%) Terraform
2 187 (41.19%) Kubernetes
3 108 (23.79%) Ansible
4 64 (14.10%) Puppet
5 58 (12.78%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (3.96%) SCCM
7 17 (3.74%) Panaseer
8 14 (3.08%) Packer
9 11 (2.42%) Microsoft Intune
10 9 (1.98%) Kibana
11 7 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
11 7 (1.54%) Grafana
11 7 (1.54%) Prometheus
12 5 (1.10%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 4 (0.88%) CASB
13 4 (0.88%) Marathon
13 4 (0.88%) Mesos
14 3 (0.66%) HAProxy
14 3 (0.66%) Suricata
14 3 (0.66%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (10.57%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.63%) Oracle
3 18 (3.96%) Cisco
3 18 (3.96%) Zopa
4 17 (3.74%) Apple
4 17 (3.74%) YouTube
5 16 (3.52%) Google
6 14 (3.08%) Red Hat
7 10 (2.20%) VMware
8 9 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.76%) EXTOL
9 8 (1.76%) SaltStack
10 7 (1.54%) CA
11 6 (1.32%) Dynatrace
11 6 (1.32%) Splunk
12 5 (1.10%) CloudEndure
13 4 (0.88%) AppDynamics
14 3 (0.66%) PagerDuty
14 3 (0.66%) PayPal
14 3 (0.66%) Zerto