Period
to 6 April 2020

The median annual salary for an AWS DevOps Engineer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

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

DevOps Engineer - AWS
UK > England
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 555 564 611
Rank change year-on-year +9 +47 +200
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS DevOps Engineer 438 643 650
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.46% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.48% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 420 648 599
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -4.00%
10th Percentile £44,875 £47,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £87,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 102,848 132,866 160,317
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.33% 96.00% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 83,124 107,075 132,448
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

AWS DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured AWS DevOps Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for AWS DevOps Engineer in England

AWS DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS DevOps Engineer in England.

Salary trend for AWS DevOps Engineer in England

AWS DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS DevOps Engineer in England over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS DevOps Engineer in England

AWS DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS DevOps Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 6 April 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
London +16 306 £75,000 - 42
North of England +59 53 £60,000 - 22
Yorkshire +58 39 £60,000 +4.35% 7
South East +20 33 £60,000 -20.00% 11
East of England +50 21 £61,250 +22.50% 11
Midlands +43 19 £60,000 - 8
West Midlands +44 16 £60,000 - 6
South West +35 16 £48,750 -2.50% 3
North West +15 11 £60,000 - 12
East Midlands +29 3 £67,500 -3.57% 2
North East +2 3 £45,000 - 3
AWS DevOps Engineer
UK

AWS DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, AWS DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring AWS DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 438 (100.00%) DevOps
2 364 (83.11%) AWS
3 297 (67.81%) Terraform
4 245 (55.94%) Ansible
5 244 (55.71%) Kubernetes
6 229 (52.28%) Python
7 227 (51.83%) Docker
8 186 (42.47%) Linux
9 164 (37.44%) Jenkins
10 152 (34.70%) Agile Software Development
11 128 (29.22%) Infrastructure as Code
12 115 (26.26%) Puppet
13 101 (23.06%) Azure
14 90 (20.55%) Bash Shell
15 89 (20.32%) AWS CloudFormation
16 86 (19.63%) Finance
16 86 (19.63%) Java
17 83 (18.95%) Microservices
17 83 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
18 75 (17.12%) Opscode Chef
19 74 (16.89%) Serverless
19 74 (16.89%) Configuration Management
20 72 (16.44%) Git (software)
21 68 (15.53%) GCP
22 58 (13.24%) Fintech
22 58 (13.24%) Amazon EC2
23 57 (13.01%) AWS Lambda
23 57 (13.01%) GitLab
24 55 (12.56%) Go
25 54 (12.33%) Windows

AWS DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 13 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (2.51%) Confluence
3 7 (1.60%) Apache
3 7 (1.60%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.37%) OpenStack
5 4 (0.91%) nginx
6 1 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.23%) JBoss
6 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.23%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.23%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 364 (83.11%) AWS
2 101 (23.06%) Azure
3 89 (20.32%) AWS CloudFormation
4 74 (16.89%) Serverless
5 68 (15.53%) GCP
6 58 (13.24%) Amazon EC2
7 57 (13.01%) AWS Lambda
8 44 (10.05%) GitHub
9 38 (8.68%) Amazon S3
10 35 (7.99%) Amazon ECS
11 34 (7.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 31 (7.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 30 (6.85%) Amazon EKS
14 28 (6.39%) SaaS
15 22 (5.02%) IaaS
16 21 (4.79%) Amazon ELB
17 17 (3.88%) PaaS
18 16 (3.65%) OpenShift
19 14 (3.20%) AWS CodeBuild
19 14 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.25%) Firewall
2 7 (1.60%) DNS
2 7 (1.60%) VPN
3 6 (1.37%) HTTP
4 5 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (1.14%) SSH
5 4 (0.91%) FTP
5 4 (0.91%) SMTP
5 4 (0.91%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.46%) SSL
6 2 (0.46%) VLAN
7 1 (0.23%) BGP
7 1 (0.23%) FIX Connectivity
7 1 (0.23%) Internet
7 1 (0.23%) LAN
7 1 (0.23%) MPLS
7 1 (0.23%) Network Security
7 1 (0.23%) OSPF
7 1 (0.23%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (8.45%) Amazon RDS
2 30 (6.85%) NoSQL
3 24 (5.48%) MySQL
4 17 (3.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 13 (2.97%) Big Data
6 7 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.37%) SQL Server
8 5 (1.14%) Blockchain
8 5 (1.14%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.14%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.68%) Data Lake
9 3 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.68%) Redis
10 2 (0.46%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (0.46%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.46%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (0.46%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.23%) Event Store
11 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 164 (37.44%) Jenkins
2 72 (16.44%) Git (software)
3 57 (13.01%) GitLab
4 37 (8.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (3.88%) JIRA
5 17 (3.88%) TeamCity
6 15 (3.42%) CircleCI
7 14 (3.20%) Bitbucket
8 11 (2.51%) JMeter
8 11 (2.51%) Vagrant
9 10 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (2.05%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (1.83%) Travis CI
12 7 (1.60%) Cucumber
12 7 (1.60%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.37%) Spinnaker
13 6 (1.37%) Subversion
14 5 (1.14%) Selenium
14 5 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
15 4 (0.91%) Gerrit
General
1 86 (19.63%) Finance
2 24 (5.48%) Retail
3 21 (4.79%) Banking
3 21 (4.79%) Games
4 6 (1.37%) Financial Institution
4 6 (1.37%) Marketing
5 4 (0.91%) Law
5 4 (0.91%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.46%) Advertising
6 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.46%) Public Sector
6 2 (0.46%) Publishing
7 1 (0.23%) Electronics
7 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (9.59%) Elastic Stack
2 37 (8.45%) Node.js
3 33 (7.53%) Web Services
4 22 (5.02%) .NET
5 16 (3.65%) React
6 11 (2.51%) AngularJS
7 10 (2.28%) Lambda Expressions
8 8 (1.83%) JSON
9 7 (1.60%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (1.37%) Vue.js
10 6 (1.37%) YAML
11 5 (1.14%) REST
11 5 (1.14%) Serverless Framework
12 4 (0.91%) Kafka
12 4 (0.91%) Sensu
13 2 (0.46%) ActiveMQ
13 2 (0.46%) RESTful
13 2 (0.46%) Spring
13 2 (0.46%) Spring Boot
14 1 (0.23%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.05%) Public Cloud
2 24 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (3.88%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (2.05%) Cloud Native
4 9 (2.05%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (1.37%) Data Structures
6 4 (0.91%) Robotics
6 4 (0.91%) Virtual Team
7 3 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (0.68%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.46%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.46%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.46%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.46%) PlayStation
8 2 (0.46%) PMI
9 1 (0.23%) Clustering
9 1 (0.23%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.23%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.23%) Kindle
9 1 (0.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 186 (42.47%) Linux
2 54 (12.33%) Windows
3 32 (7.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (5.94%) CentOS
5 18 (4.11%) Unix
6 9 (2.05%) CoreOS
7 8 (1.83%) VMS
8 6 (1.37%) zOS
9 5 (1.14%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.91%) Windows Server
11 2 (0.46%) Android
11 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (100.00%) DevOps
2 152 (34.70%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (29.22%) Infrastructure as Code
4 83 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
4 83 (18.95%) Microservices
5 74 (16.89%) Configuration Management
6 58 (13.24%) Fintech
7 47 (10.73%) Open Source
8 42 (9.59%) TDD
9 39 (8.90%) Load Balancing
10 29 (6.62%) Deployment Automation
11 26 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 25 (5.71%) Mentoring
13 24 (5.48%) Extreme Programming
13 24 (5.48%) Pair Programming
13 24 (5.48%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 22 (5.02%) Scrum
15 21 (4.79%) Infrastructure Automation
15 21 (4.79%) Problem-Solving
15 21 (4.79%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 229 (52.28%) Python
2 90 (20.55%) Bash Shell
3 86 (19.63%) Java
4 55 (12.56%) Go
5 53 (12.10%) Ruby
6 50 (11.42%) PowerShell
7 42 (9.59%) JavaScript
8 38 (8.68%) SQL
9 21 (4.79%) C#
9 21 (4.79%) Perl
10 13 (2.97%) Scala
11 12 (2.74%) C++
11 12 (2.74%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.28%) Groovy
12 10 (2.28%) PHP
13 9 (2.05%) Kotlin
14 7 (1.60%) TypeScript
15 6 (1.37%) C
16 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (5.71%) AWS Certification
2 18 (4.11%) Degree
3 10 (2.28%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.83%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.46%) RHCE
6 1 (0.23%) CCIE
6 1 (0.23%) CCNA
6 1 (0.23%) CCNP
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.14%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 227 (51.83%) Docker
2 16 (3.65%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.83%) vSphere
5 2 (0.46%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.46%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.46%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.23%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 297 (67.81%) Terraform
2 245 (55.94%) Ansible
3 244 (55.71%) Kubernetes
4 115 (26.26%) Puppet
5 75 (17.12%) Opscode Chef
6 42 (9.59%) Grafana
7 35 (7.99%) Prometheus
8 27 (6.16%) Packer
9 23 (5.25%) Docker Swarm
10 21 (4.79%) Consul
11 20 (4.57%) Graphite
12 10 (2.28%) Salt
13 9 (2.05%) ZABBIX
14 8 (1.83%) Istio
15 7 (1.60%) Nagios
15 7 (1.60%) Rancher
16 3 (0.68%) Mesos
17 2 (0.46%) HAProxy
18 1 (0.23%) Kibana
18 1 (0.23%) StatsD
Vendors
1 21 (4.79%) Splunk
2 17 (3.88%) Google
3 16 (3.65%) VMware
4 12 (2.74%) Red Hat
5 11 (2.51%) Microsoft
6 6 (1.37%) Oracle
6 6 (1.37%) Rackspace
7 3 (0.68%) IBM
8 2 (0.46%) Citrix
8 2 (0.46%) Facebook
8 2 (0.46%) Teradata
9 1 (0.23%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.23%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.23%) F5
9 1 (0.23%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.23%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.23%) New Relic
9 1 (0.23%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.23%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.23%) Trayport