Period
to 17 September 2021

The median annual salary for an AWS DevOps was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 17 September 2021.

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

Amazon Web Services DevOps
England > North East
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 71 64 100
Rank change year-on-year -7 +36 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS DevOps 34 11 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.82% 1.62% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 1.66% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 2
10th Percentile " £33,750 £51,325
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £51,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £53,250
Median % change year-on-year - -10.80% +18.33%
75th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,438
90th Percentile £71,250 £57,500 £55,775
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,128 664 1,167
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.61% 97.94% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 870 585 858
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,550 £25,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -
75th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,300 £60,757
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

AWS DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS DevOps in the North East

AWS DevOps
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS DevOps in the North East.

Salary trend for AWS DevOps in the North East

AWS DevOps
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS DevOps in the North East over the 6 months to 17 September 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS DevOps in the North East

AWS DevOps
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS DevOps within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 September 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear -7 32 £47,500 - 3
Durham - 1 £50,000 -
AWS DevOps
England

AWS DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2021, AWS DevOps 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 North East region featuring AWS DevOps in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) DevOps
2 33 (97.06%) AWS
3 31 (91.18%) Linux
3 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (88.24%) Terraform
5 29 (85.29%) Kubernetes
5 29 (85.29%) Docker
6 28 (82.35%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (82.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 28 (82.35%) Puppet
7 23 (67.65%) Scrum
8 22 (64.71%) Git (software)
9 21 (61.76%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (58.82%) Deployment Automation
11 19 (55.88%) Migration
12 10 (29.41%) Infrastructure as Code
13 9 (26.47%) Ansible
13 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
13 9 (26.47%) Python
14 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
15 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
15 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
16 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
16 6 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
16 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
16 6 (17.65%) SaaS
16 6 (17.65%) Azure
16 6 (17.65%) GitLab
17 5 (14.71%) IaaS

AWS DevOps Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (2.94%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 33 (97.06%) AWS
2 28 (82.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (17.65%) Azure
3 6 (17.65%) SaaS
4 5 (14.71%) IaaS
4 5 (14.71%) PaaS
5 3 (8.82%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (8.82%) Serverless
6 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
6 2 (5.88%) CloudFront
6 2 (5.88%) GitHub
7 1 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (2.94%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (2.94%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (2.94%) AWS CodeCommit
7 1 (2.94%) AWS CodeDeploy
7 1 (2.94%) AWS Step Functions
7 1 (2.94%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) BGP
1 3 (8.82%) Firewall
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
1 3 (8.82%) IPv4
1 3 (8.82%) IPv6
1 3 (8.82%) OSPF
1 3 (8.82%) VPN
1 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon Athena
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon QuickSight
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (2.94%) Data Lake
1 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 6 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (17.65%) GitLab
4 5 (14.71%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.94%) JIRA
5 1 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (8.82%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) ARM Templates
2 1 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Public Cloud
2 3 (8.82%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (91.18%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Unix
3 4 (11.76%) CentOS
4 3 (8.82%) Debian
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) DevOps
2 31 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (67.65%) Scrum
4 21 (61.76%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (58.82%) Deployment Automation
6 19 (55.88%) Migration
7 10 (29.41%) Infrastructure as Code
8 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
9 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
10 3 (8.82%) Change Control
10 3 (8.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 2 (5.88%) Microservices
12 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
12 1 (2.94%) High Availability
12 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 1 (2.94%) Line Management
12 1 (2.94%) Open Source
12 1 (2.94%) Problem-Solving
12 1 (2.94%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) Python
2 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
2 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
3 5 (14.71%) Perl
4 4 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) Go
5 1 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 29 (85.29%) Docker
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (88.24%) Terraform
2 29 (85.29%) Kubernetes
3 28 (82.35%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (82.35%) Puppet
4 9 (26.47%) Ansible
5 5 (14.71%) CFEngine
6 3 (8.82%) Nagios
6 3 (8.82%) Proxmox
6 3 (8.82%) ZABBIX
7 1 (2.94%) Consul
7 1 (2.94%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (2.94%) Grafana
7 1 (2.94%) Graphite
7 1 (2.94%) Packer
7 1 (2.94%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) SaltStack
1 3 (8.82%) SolarWinds
1 3 (8.82%) VMware
2 1 (2.94%) Birst
2 1 (2.94%) Informatica
2 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.94%) SAP
2 1 (2.94%) SnapLogic