Period
to 13 April 2021

The median annual salary for an AWS DevOps Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

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

DevOps Engineer - AWS
North West > Manchester
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 126 212 232
Rank change year-on-year +86 +20 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS DevOps Engineer 67 7 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.80% 0.14% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 0.15% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 67 7 30
10th Percentile " £48,500 "
25th Percentile £38,750 £50,625 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -20.00% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £67,500 " "
North West median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% -4.17% +14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 3,564 4,711 6,024
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.01% 96.01% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3,073 3,816 4,924
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,125 £36,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.53% +3.33%
75th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +4.65%

AWS DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS DevOps Engineer in Manchester

AWS DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for AWS DevOps Engineer in Manchester

AWS DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS DevOps Engineer in Manchester over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS DevOps Engineer in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 Manchester region featuring AWS DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 67 (100.00%) DevOps
2 65 (97.01%) Terraform
3 64 (95.52%) AWS
4 59 (88.06%) Kubernetes
5 56 (83.58%) Docker
6 54 (80.60%) Linux
7 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (64.18%) Opscode Chef
7 43 (64.18%) Puppet
8 37 (55.22%) AWS CloudFormation
9 34 (50.75%) Deployment Automation
10 30 (44.78%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (40.30%) Migration
12 26 (38.81%) Scrum
13 25 (37.31%) Git (software)
13 25 (37.31%) Infrastructure as Code
14 20 (29.85%) Python
15 16 (23.88%) Configuration Management
16 14 (20.90%) Ansible
17 13 (19.40%) Jenkins
18 12 (17.91%) Ruby
19 11 (16.42%) Go
20 10 (14.93%) SaaS
20 10 (14.93%) Unix
21 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
21 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
21 9 (13.43%) GitLab
21 9 (13.43%) AWS Certification
21 9 (13.43%) SaltStack
21 9 (13.43%) Enterprise Cloud

AWS DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (1.49%) CMS
1 1 (1.49%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 64 (95.52%) AWS
2 37 (55.22%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (14.93%) SaaS
4 9 (13.43%) Amazon EKS
4 9 (13.43%) Pulumi
5 7 (10.45%) IaaS
5 7 (10.45%) PaaS
6 5 (7.46%) Amazon ECS
6 5 (7.46%) Serverless
7 2 (2.99%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.49%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (1.49%) Azure
8 1 (1.49%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) MySQL
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (37.31%) Git (software)
2 13 (19.40%) Jenkins
3 9 (13.43%) GitLab
4 7 (10.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.49%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (2.99%) Public Sector
1 2 (2.99%) Retail
2 1 (1.49%) Electronics
2 1 (1.49%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.49%) Marketing
2 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) Node.js
1 7 (10.45%) Velocity
2 2 (2.99%) Web Services
3 1 (1.49%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) .NET Core
3 1 (1.49%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.49%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Enterprise Cloud
2 7 (10.45%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 54 (80.60%) Linux
2 10 (14.93%) Unix
3 2 (2.99%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (100.00%) DevOps
2 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (50.75%) Deployment Automation
4 30 (44.78%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (40.30%) Migration
6 26 (38.81%) Scrum
7 25 (37.31%) Infrastructure as Code
8 16 (23.88%) Configuration Management
9 9 (13.43%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
10 8 (11.94%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (10.45%) Data Modelling
11 7 (10.45%) Load Balancing
11 7 (10.45%) Low Latency
11 7 (10.45%) Test Automation
12 4 (5.97%) Fintech
13 3 (4.48%) Software Deployment
14 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 1 (1.49%) DevSecOps
15 1 (1.49%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.85%) Python
2 12 (17.91%) Ruby
3 11 (16.42%) Go
4 8 (11.94%) Bash Shell
5 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.45%) Perl
6 3 (4.48%) Java
7 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.99%) SQL
8 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) AWS Certification
1 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 56 (83.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 65 (97.01%) Terraform
2 59 (88.06%) Kubernetes
3 43 (64.18%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (64.18%) Puppet
4 14 (20.90%) Ansible
5 7 (10.45%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.49%) Grafana
6 1 (1.49%) Packer
6 1 (1.49%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) SaltStack
2 1 (1.49%) New Relic
2 1 (1.49%) SAP