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The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in Work from Home during the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services Engineer
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 307 217 201
Rank change year-on-year -90 -16 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 869 592 102
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.12% 1.60% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.71% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 744 535 100
10th Percentile £47,875 £38,750 £42,250
25th Percentile £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +28.00% -3.85% -7.14%
75th Percentile £95,000 £75,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £89,500 £105,500
UK median annual salary £82,500 £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +17.86% -6.67% +15.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies with a WFH option. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies in Work from Home with a recognized job title 72,989 34,670 8,431
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.76% 93.73% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 42,831 27,402 7,287
10th Percentile £36,000 £33,024 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
75th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

AWS Engineer
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option which featured AWS Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

AWS Engineer trend for jobs with a WFH option

AWS Engineer
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 Engineer.

AWS Engineer salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

AWS Engineer
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing AWS Engineer over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

AWS Engineer salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Jobs with a WFH Option

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, AWS Engineer 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 featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 783 (90.10%) AWS
2 425 (48.91%) Agile
3 391 (44.99%) Python
4 387 (44.53%) Terraform
5 380 (43.73%) DevOps
6 350 (40.28%) Finance
7 337 (38.78%) Kubernetes
8 331 (38.09%) Java
9 312 (35.90%) CI/CD
10 300 (34.52%) Docker
11 259 (29.80%) Software Engineering
12 222 (25.55%) Ansible
13 212 (24.40%) Linux
14 201 (23.13%) Amazon S3
15 198 (22.78%) Azure
15 198 (22.78%) GCP
16 191 (21.98%) Investment Management
17 186 (21.40%) Serverless
18 177 (20.37%) AWS CloudFormation
18 177 (20.37%) Amazon EC2
18 177 (20.37%) Jenkins
19 176 (20.25%) Hedge funds
20 171 (19.68%) JavaScript
21 164 (18.87%) AWS Lambda
22 161 (18.53%) React
23 147 (16.92%) Bash
24 131 (15.07%) Infrastructure as Code
25 125 (14.38%) Microservices
26 112 (12.89%) SQL
27 111 (12.77%) Configuration Management

AWS Engineer Skill Set
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 49 (5.64%) Apache Spark
2 34 (3.91%) Apache Airflow
3 28 (3.22%) Apache
4 19 (2.19%) Confluence
5 12 (1.38%) CMS
6 9 (1.04%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.58%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.58%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.46%) nginx
9 2 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.23%) IIS
9 2 (0.23%) Luigi
9 2 (0.23%) Moodle
9 2 (0.23%) SugarCRM
9 2 (0.23%) Totara
10 1 (0.12%) Jupyter
Applications
1 8 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 8 (0.92%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.58%) Shopify
2 4 (0.46%) Acoustic Campaign
2 4 (0.46%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.35%) Fidessa
4 1 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 783 (90.10%) AWS
2 201 (23.13%) Amazon S3
3 198 (22.78%) Azure
3 198 (22.78%) GCP
4 186 (21.40%) Serverless
5 177 (20.37%) Amazon EC2
5 177 (20.37%) AWS CloudFormation
6 164 (18.87%) AWS Lambda
7 67 (7.71%) SaaS
8 64 (7.36%) Route 53
9 51 (5.87%) Amazon ECS
10 44 (5.06%) GitHub
11 42 (4.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 38 (4.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 36 (4.14%) Cloud Computing
14 35 (4.03%) Azure Active Directory
15 31 (3.57%) Amazon EMR
16 30 (3.45%) Apigee
16 30 (3.45%) IaaS
17 29 (3.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.42%) DNS
2 20 (2.30%) Firewall
3 17 (1.96%) Internet
4 13 (1.50%) VPN
5 12 (1.38%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.04%) SSL
7 8 (0.92%) HTTPS
8 7 (0.81%) DHCP
9 6 (0.69%) Network Security
10 5 (0.58%) HTTP
10 5 (0.58%) SD-WAN
10 5 (0.58%) Skype
10 5 (0.58%) WAN
11 3 (0.35%) FIX Connectivity
12 2 (0.23%) BGP
12 2 (0.23%) IPsec
12 2 (0.23%) IPv4
12 2 (0.23%) LAN
12 2 (0.23%) OSPF
12 2 (0.23%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (6.44%) Elasticsearch
2 52 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
3 50 (5.75%) DynamoDB
4 46 (5.29%) Amazon RDS
4 46 (5.29%) MySQL
5 42 (4.83%) NoSQL
6 41 (4.72%) Amazon Redshift
7 30 (3.45%) Amazon Athena
8 28 (3.22%) Hadoop
8 28 (3.22%) Relational Database
9 27 (3.11%) Big Data
9 27 (3.11%) MariaDB
10 26 (2.99%) Couchbase
10 26 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (2.76%) Apache Hive
12 23 (2.65%) Flink
12 23 (2.65%) MongoDB
13 22 (2.53%) SQL Server
14 19 (2.19%) Apache Ignite
15 12 (1.38%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 177 (20.37%) Jenkins
2 78 (8.98%) Git (software)
3 44 (5.06%) GitLab
4 36 (4.14%) Bitbucket
5 34 (3.91%) JIRA
6 15 (1.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (1.04%) Artifactory
8 8 (0.92%) NUnit
8 8 (0.92%) SonarQube
8 8 (0.92%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (0.46%) CircleCI
11 4 (0.46%) Maven
12 3 (0.35%) Spinnaker
13 2 (0.23%) Gradle
14 1 (0.12%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.12%) Mercurial
14 1 (0.12%) Subversion
14 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 350 (40.28%) Finance
2 91 (10.47%) Front Office
3 71 (8.17%) Social Skills
4 37 (4.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 30 (3.45%) Public Sector
6 27 (3.11%) Retail
7 23 (2.65%) Financial Institution
8 16 (1.84%) Banking
9 12 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (1.38%) Marketing
10 8 (0.92%) Law
11 7 (0.81%) Advertising
11 7 (0.81%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.58%) Games
12 5 (0.58%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.35%) Legal
13 3 (0.35%) Tech for Good
14 2 (0.23%) Billing
14 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (18.53%) React
2 102 (11.74%) Kafka
3 66 (7.59%) GraphQL
4 64 (7.36%) AngularJS
4 64 (7.36%) Apache Camel
4 64 (7.36%) gRPC
5 58 (6.67%) Vue.js
6 49 (5.64%) Node.js
6 49 (5.64%) Web Services
7 46 (5.29%) .NET
8 28 (3.22%) LAMP
9 25 (2.88%) REST
10 17 (1.96%) NumPy
10 17 (1.96%) Pandas
11 16 (1.84%) SciPy
11 16 (1.84%) XML
12 11 (1.27%) .NET Core
12 11 (1.27%) Elastic Stack
12 11 (1.27%) JSON
12 11 (1.27%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 176 (20.25%) Hedge funds
2 61 (7.02%) Greenfield Project
3 57 (6.56%) Cloud Native
4 28 (3.22%) Public Cloud
5 26 (2.99%) Algorithms
6 25 (2.88%) Sports Betting
7 19 (2.19%) Derivative
7 19 (2.19%) Equities
7 19 (2.19%) Fixed Income
7 19 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 19 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 16 (1.84%) Enterprise Cloud
8 16 (1.84%) Reference Data
9 15 (1.73%) Data Centre
10 14 (1.61%) User Experience
11 12 (1.38%) Clustering
11 12 (1.38%) iPhone
12 8 (0.92%) IoT
13 7 (0.81%) Data Structures
13 7 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 212 (24.40%) Linux
2 58 (6.67%) Windows
3 32 (3.68%) Unix
4 26 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (1.96%) Windows Server
6 8 (0.92%) CentOS
6 8 (0.92%) Ubuntu
7 7 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (0.35%) Debian
9 3 (0.35%) Solaris
10 1 (0.12%) Alpine Linux
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (48.91%) Agile
2 380 (43.73%) DevOps
3 312 (35.90%) CI/CD
4 259 (29.80%) Software Engineering
5 191 (21.98%) Investment Management
6 131 (15.07%) Infrastructure as Code
7 125 (14.38%) Microservices
8 111 (12.77%) Configuration Management
9 108 (12.43%) Test Automation
10 106 (12.20%) Asset Management
11 67 (7.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 67 (7.71%) Platform Engineering
12 65 (7.48%) TDD
13 62 (7.13%) Fintech
14 60 (6.90%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 54 (6.21%) Analytics
15 54 (6.21%) E-Commerce
15 54 (6.21%) Migration
16 53 (6.10%) SDLC
17 52 (5.98%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 391 (44.99%) Python
2 331 (38.09%) Java
3 171 (19.68%) JavaScript
4 147 (16.92%) Bash
5 112 (12.89%) SQL
6 102 (11.74%) TypeScript
7 86 (9.90%) Go
8 85 (9.78%) PowerShell
9 58 (6.67%) Scala
10 48 (5.52%) PHP
11 39 (4.49%) Groovy
11 39 (4.49%) Ruby
12 33 (3.80%) Kotlin
13 29 (3.34%) Perl
14 24 (2.76%) C#
15 16 (1.84%) Shell Script
16 9 (1.04%) R
17 8 (0.92%) VB
18 5 (0.58%) C
18 5 (0.58%) Rust
Qualifications
1 64 (7.36%) AWS Certification
2 55 (6.33%) Security Cleared
3 52 (5.98%) SC Cleared
4 30 (3.45%) Degree
5 20 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (0.92%) CEH
6 8 (0.92%) CISSP
6 8 (0.92%) CSSLP
7 5 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.35%) MCSE
8 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.23%) MCSA
9 2 (0.23%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.50%) Data Quality
1 13 (1.50%) QA
2 7 (0.81%) SLA
3 5 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.46%) GDPR
5 2 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 300 (34.52%) Docker
2 48 (5.52%) Active Directory
3 16 (1.84%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 387 (44.53%) Terraform
2 337 (38.78%) Kubernetes
3 222 (25.55%) Ansible
4 101 (11.62%) Opscode Chef
5 90 (10.36%) Puppet
6 57 (6.56%) Prometheus
7 35 (4.03%) Packer
8 28 (3.22%) Grafana
9 11 (1.27%) CFEngine
10 8 (0.92%) Rancher
11 7 (0.81%) Docker Swarm
12 6 (0.69%) Nagios
13 5 (0.58%) Active Directory Federation Services
13 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
13 5 (0.58%) Zipkin
14 4 (0.46%) Kibana
14 4 (0.46%) ZABBIX
15 3 (0.35%) Istio
16 2 (0.23%) Salt
16 2 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (5.29%) Splunk
2 44 (5.06%) Microsoft
3 21 (2.42%) Google
4 20 (2.30%) Oracle
4 20 (2.30%) VMware
5 19 (2.19%) Bloomberg
6 15 (1.73%) Atlassian
7 14 (1.61%) Red Hat
7 14 (1.61%) SaltStack
8 12 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (1.15%) Zscaler
10 7 (0.81%) PagerDuty
11 6 (0.69%) PayPal
12 5 (0.58%) Cisco
12 5 (0.58%) CloudEndure
12 5 (0.58%) MuleSoft
12 5 (0.58%) New Relic
13 4 (0.46%) Adobe
13 4 (0.46%) Coverity
13 4 (0.46%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud