Period
to 21 April 2018

The median annual salary for an AWS DevOps was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North of England during the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

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 of England
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 366 450 463
Rank change year-on-year +84 +13 +67
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS DevOps 123 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.49% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 103 20 35
North of England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £45,000 £40,875 £38,750
90th Percentile £63,700 £69,100 £56,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% -4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North of 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
North of England
Permanent vacancies in the North of England with a recognized job title 24,519 23,554 24,340
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.25% 97.15% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 20,419 20,047 20,410
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

AWS DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS DevOps in the North of England

AWS DevOps
Salary Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS DevOps in the North of England.

Salary trend for AWS DevOps in the North of England

AWS DevOps
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS DevOps in the North of England over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS DevOps in the North of England

AWS DevOps
Job Locations in the North of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. 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
North West +39 61 £55,000 +8.91% 5
Yorkshire +53 47 £52,500 -4.55% 2
North East - 15 £65,000 - 2
AWS DevOps
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, 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 of England region featuring AWS DevOps in the job title.

1 123 (100.00%) DevOps
2 117 (95.12%) Amazon AWS
3 104 (84.55%) Linux
4 78 (63.41%) Python
5 74 (60.16%) Ruby
6 73 (59.35%) Ansible
7 72 (58.54%) Puppet
8 71 (57.72%) Opscode Chef
9 69 (56.10%) Configuration Management
10 58 (47.15%) Terraform
11 57 (46.34%) Bash Shell
12 56 (45.53%) Docker
13 55 (44.72%) Jenkins
14 47 (38.21%) Continuous Integration
15 46 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
16 45 (36.59%) Kubernetes
17 35 (28.46%) Packer
17 35 (28.46%) SaltStack
18 33 (26.83%) Vagrant
19 32 (26.02%) Finance
19 32 (26.02%) Node.js
20 31 (25.20%) Microsoft Azure
20 31 (25.20%) Web Services
20 31 (25.20%) Continuous Deployment
21 29 (23.58%) Salt
22 28 (22.76%) Unix
23 20 (16.26%) NoSQL
24 19 (15.45%) AWS Certification
25 18 (14.63%) Open Source
26 17 (13.82%) Amazon EC2

AWS DevOps Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 9 (7.32%) CloudStack
1 9 (7.32%) OpenStack
2 5 (4.07%) nginx
3 3 (2.44%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.44%) IIS
4 2 (1.63%) Confluence
5 1 (0.81%) Apache
5 1 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) Drupal
5 1 (0.81%) JBoss
5 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 117 (95.12%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (25.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (13.82%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (10.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (9.76%) Amazon S3
6 10 (8.13%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (4.07%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (4.07%) Serverless
9 4 (3.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (3.25%) SaaS
10 3 (2.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (1.63%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (1.63%) IaaS
11 2 (1.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.81%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.88%) DNS
2 5 (4.07%) Firewall
2 5 (4.07%) VPN
3 3 (2.44%) Internet
3 3 (2.44%) SSL
4 1 (0.81%) DHCP
4 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.26%) NoSQL
2 6 (4.88%) Redis
3 5 (4.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (4.07%) MySQL
3 5 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.25%) RethinkDB
5 3 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.44%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.63%) BigQuery
6 2 (1.63%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.81%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 55 (44.72%) Jenkins
2 33 (26.83%) Vagrant
3 13 (10.57%) TeamCity
4 9 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (7.32%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.07%) Hudson
6 4 (3.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.63%) JIRA
7 2 (1.63%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (26.02%) Finance
2 11 (8.94%) Marketing
3 10 (8.13%) Electronics
3 10 (8.13%) Manufacturing
3 10 (8.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.81%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.02%) Node.js
2 31 (25.20%) Web Services
3 4 (3.25%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (3.25%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (1.63%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (1.63%) Middleware
4 2 (1.63%) Sensu
5 1 (0.81%) Java EE
5 1 (0.81%) LAMP
5 1 (0.81%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.44%) Public Cloud
2 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.63%) FMCG
2 2 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (1.63%) PKI
2 2 (1.63%) Social Media
3 1 (0.81%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 104 (84.55%) Linux
2 28 (22.76%) Unix
3 11 (8.94%) Windows
4 2 (1.63%) CentOS
4 2 (1.63%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Solaris
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (100.00%) DevOps
2 69 (56.10%) Configuration Management
3 47 (38.21%) Continuous Integration
4 46 (37.40%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (25.20%) Continuous Deployment
6 18 (14.63%) Open Source
7 13 (10.57%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (8.13%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (8.13%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (8.13%) Programme Management
9 10 (8.13%) Project Planning
10 9 (7.32%) Presales
11 7 (5.69%) High Availability
12 6 (4.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 6 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (4.88%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (4.88%) ITIL
13 5 (4.07%) Microservices
13 5 (4.07%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 78 (63.41%) Python
2 74 (60.16%) Ruby
3 57 (46.34%) Bash Shell
4 17 (13.82%) Java
5 10 (8.13%) SQL
6 9 (7.32%) Shell Script
7 8 (6.50%) PHP
8 6 (4.88%) Perl
9 4 (3.25%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.44%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.63%) C#
11 2 (1.63%) VBScript
12 1 (0.81%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (15.45%) AWS Certification
2 9 (7.32%) Degree
3 5 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.07%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) GCP
System Software
1 56 (45.53%) Docker
2 9 (7.32%) vSphere
3 5 (4.07%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.63%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (1.63%) pfSense
6 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 73 (59.35%) Ansible
2 72 (58.54%) Puppet
3 71 (57.72%) Opscode Chef
4 58 (47.15%) Terraform
5 45 (36.59%) Kubernetes
6 35 (28.46%) Packer
7 29 (23.58%) Salt
8 12 (9.76%) Cobbler
9 11 (8.94%) Docker Swarm
10 6 (4.88%) Rancher
11 2 (1.63%) Graphite
11 2 (1.63%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.81%) Consul
12 1 (0.81%) Nagios
12 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 35 (28.46%) SaltStack
2 10 (8.13%) SAP
3 9 (7.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.07%) Google
5 3 (2.44%) Oracle
6 2 (1.63%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.63%) New Relic
6 2 (1.63%) Sophos
6 2 (1.63%) Trend Micro
6 2 (1.63%) VMware
7 1 (0.81%) NetApp
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat