Period
to 25 September 2017

The median annual salary for an AWS DevOps Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 September 2017.

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
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 716 803 1088
Rank change year-on-year +87 +285 +80
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS DevOps Engineer 490 459 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.24% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.25% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 428 402 175
UK median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +8.70% -
10th Percentile £41,425 £45,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -8.70% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 168762 184632 212568
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.46% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 135217 155132 176141
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

AWS DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS DevOps Engineer in the UK

AWS DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for AWS DevOps Engineer in the UK

AWS DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS DevOps Engineer over the 6 months to 25 September 2017.

Salary histogram for AWS DevOps Engineer in the UK

AWS DevOps Engineer
Top 14 Job Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 25 September 2017. 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
England +99 482 £57,500 -8.00% 31
London -20 274 £65,000 - 20
UK excluding London +119 211 £52,500 -8.70% 11
South East +117 104 £55,000 -4.35% 5
North of England +34 63 £47,500 +5.56% 4
North West +18 35 £47,500 - 2
Yorkshire +29 26 £52,500 +23.53% 2
South West +27 14 £46,000 -3.16%
East of England -37 14 £57,500 - 1
Midlands +48 11 £40,000 -38.46% 1
East Midlands +39 10 £47,500 -24.00% 1
Scotland -2 5 £37,500 -
North East - 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands +15 1 £23,000 -65.93%

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 2017, AWS DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring AWS DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 490 (100.00%) DevOps
2 413 (84.29%) Amazon AWS
3 412 (84.08%) Linux
4 269 (54.90%) Puppet
5 261 (53.27%) Python
6 247 (50.41%) Docker
7 244 (49.80%) Ansible
8 224 (45.71%) Opscode Chef
9 188 (38.37%) Jenkins
10 173 (35.31%) Bash Shell
11 150 (30.61%) Ruby
12 143 (29.18%) Agile Software Development
13 133 (27.14%) Configuration Management
14 127 (25.92%) Terraform
15 121 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
16 112 (22.86%) Kubernetes
17 111 (22.65%) Windows
18 104 (21.22%) Java
19 102 (20.82%) Perl
20 87 (17.76%) Amazon EC2
21 77 (15.71%) AWS CloudFormation
22 75 (15.31%) Software Engineering
23 73 (14.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 71 (14.49%) Web Services
25 70 (14.29%) Red Hat
25 70 (14.29%) Git (software)
26 63 (12.86%) Elasticsearch
27 61 (12.45%) Unix
28 60 (12.24%) CentOS
29 58 (11.84%) Microsoft Azure

AWS DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 63 (12.86%) Elasticsearch
2 36 (7.35%) nginx
3 34 (6.94%) Apache
4 30 (6.12%) OpenStack
5 29 (5.92%) IIS
6 26 (5.31%) Tomcat
7 15 (3.06%) Confluence
8 10 (2.04%) Apache Spark
9 9 (1.84%) Apache Solr
10 7 (1.43%) Jetty
11 5 (1.02%) CloudStack
12 4 (0.82%) Drupal
13 2 (0.41%) JBoss
13 2 (0.41%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.41%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.20%) CMS
14 1 (0.20%) IBM HTTP Server
14 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 413 (84.29%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (17.76%) Amazon EC2
3 77 (15.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 58 (11.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 56 (11.43%) Amazon S3
6 52 (10.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 41 (8.37%) SaaS
8 38 (7.76%) Amazon ELB
9 20 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
10 19 (3.88%) AWS Lambda
11 18 (3.67%) Amazon SQS
12 13 (2.65%) Datadog
13 11 (2.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 9 (1.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 9 (1.84%) GitHub
15 8 (1.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 6 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
16 6 (1.22%) PaaS
17 5 (1.02%) Amazon Kinesis
17 5 (1.02%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.49%) Internet
2 15 (3.06%) Firewall
3 10 (2.04%) DNS
3 10 (2.04%) HTTP
4 7 (1.43%) BGP
5 6 (1.22%) SAN
5 6 (1.22%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.22%) VPN
6 5 (1.02%) Network Security
6 5 (1.02%) SSL
7 4 (0.82%) VoIP
8 3 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.61%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.41%) Multicast
10 1 (0.20%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (0.20%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.20%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.20%) LDAP
10 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (9.39%) MongoDB
2 43 (8.78%) Amazon RDS
3 36 (7.35%) MySQL
4 35 (7.14%) Redis
5 32 (6.53%) PostgreSQL
6 30 (6.12%) NoSQL
7 25 (5.10%) Big Data
8 19 (3.88%) SQL Server
9 17 (3.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 15 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (2.04%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.63%) InfluxDB
13 6 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
14 5 (1.02%) Relational Database
15 4 (0.82%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.82%) Couchbase
15 4 (0.82%) HBase
15 4 (0.82%) MariaDB
15 4 (0.82%) Neo4j
16 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 188 (38.37%) Jenkins
2 70 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 33 (6.73%) Vagrant
4 32 (6.53%) JIRA
5 23 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 22 (4.49%) Hudson
7 19 (3.88%) TeamCity
8 14 (2.86%) Subversion
9 13 (2.65%) Maven
10 11 (2.24%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (1.63%) Bitbucket
11 8 (1.63%) Selenium
12 5 (1.02%) JMeter
12 5 (1.02%) PHPUnit
12 5 (1.02%) Travis CI
13 4 (0.82%) JUnit
13 4 (0.82%) Mockito
14 3 (0.61%) Ant
14 3 (0.61%) Cucumber
14 3 (0.61%) LoadRunner
General
1 41 (8.37%) Finance
2 29 (5.92%) Telecoms
3 25 (5.10%) Banking
4 14 (2.86%) Retail
5 11 (2.24%) Games
6 8 (1.63%) Publishing
7 5 (1.02%) Marketing
8 4 (0.82%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.41%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Advertising
10 1 (0.20%) Automotive
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (14.49%) Web Services
2 43 (8.78%) Node.js
3 27 (5.51%) Elastic Stack
4 25 (5.10%) .NET
5 19 (3.88%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (2.24%) LAMP
7 10 (2.04%) REST
8 9 (1.84%) ASP.NET
9 8 (1.63%) ActiveMQ
9 8 (1.63%) React
9 8 (1.63%) Spring
10 7 (1.43%) JSON
10 7 (1.43%) Symfony
11 6 (1.22%) Apache Camel
11 6 (1.22%) Sensu
11 6 (1.22%) TensorFlow
12 5 (1.02%) CSS
12 5 (1.02%) HTML
12 5 (1.02%) Memcached
12 5 (1.02%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.55%) Fintech
2 8 (1.63%) Computer Science
2 8 (1.63%) Data Centre
2 8 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (1.02%) iPad
4 4 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (0.82%) Mobile App
4 4 (0.82%) Virtual Team
5 3 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (0.61%) Clustering
5 3 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (0.61%) Life Science
5 3 (0.61%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.61%) PKI
5 3 (0.61%) Private Cloud
5 3 (0.61%) Public Cloud
5 3 (0.61%) User Experience
6 2 (0.41%) CMDB
6 2 (0.41%) Social Media
6 2 (0.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 412 (84.08%) Linux
2 111 (22.65%) Windows
3 73 (14.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 61 (12.45%) Unix
5 60 (12.24%) CentOS
6 39 (7.96%) Windows Server
7 16 (3.27%) Ubuntu
8 13 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (2.45%) CoreOS
10 6 (1.22%) Debian
11 4 (0.82%) VMS
12 2 (0.41%) SUSE
13 1 (0.20%) AIX
13 1 (0.20%) Android
13 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 490 (100.00%) DevOps
2 143 (29.18%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (27.14%) Configuration Management
4 121 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
5 75 (15.31%) Software Engineering
6 54 (11.02%) Continuous Delivery
7 52 (10.61%) Microservices
8 42 (8.57%) Migration
9 40 (8.16%) Scrum
10 37 (7.55%) E-Commerce
11 28 (5.71%) Open Source
12 24 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 24 (4.90%) High Availability
12 24 (4.90%) TDD
13 23 (4.69%) Continuous Deployment
13 23 (4.69%) Mentoring
13 23 (4.69%) Network Design
14 21 (4.29%) Auto-Scaling
15 20 (4.08%) BDD
15 20 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 261 (53.27%) Python
2 173 (35.31%) Bash Shell
3 150 (30.61%) Ruby
4 104 (21.22%) Java
5 102 (20.82%) Perl
6 51 (10.41%) PowerShell
7 50 (10.20%) SQL
8 43 (8.78%) Go
9 31 (6.33%) PHP
10 27 (5.51%) Shell Script
11 18 (3.67%) C#
12 17 (3.47%) Groovy
13 14 (2.86%) JavaScript
14 6 (1.22%) GraphQL
15 5 (1.02%) C
15 5 (1.02%) Scala
16 3 (0.61%) Erlang
17 2 (0.41%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.41%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (7.14%) AWS Certification
2 14 (2.86%) Degree
3 5 (1.02%) RHCE
4 3 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.47%) QA
2 4 (0.82%) GCP
3 3 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.41%) DICOM
4 2 (0.41%) HL7
4 2 (0.41%) SLA
5 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 247 (50.41%) Docker
2 18 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.27%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (2.86%) Active Directory
5 12 (2.45%) vSphere
6 8 (1.63%) LXC
6 8 (1.63%) Xen
7 5 (1.02%) XenServer
8 3 (0.61%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.61%) Varnish
9 2 (0.41%) Ceph
9 2 (0.41%) KVM
9 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.20%) etcd
10 1 (0.20%) flannel
10 1 (0.20%) iptables
10 1 (0.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 269 (54.90%) Puppet
2 244 (49.80%) Ansible
3 224 (45.71%) Opscode Chef
4 127 (25.92%) Terraform
5 112 (22.86%) Kubernetes
6 28 (5.71%) Packer
7 27 (5.51%) Salt
8 24 (4.90%) Nagios
9 18 (3.67%) Kibana
10 15 (3.06%) Grafana
11 11 (2.24%) HAProxy
12 10 (2.04%) logstash
13 9 (1.84%) Prometheus
13 9 (1.84%) rkt
14 7 (1.43%) Cobbler
15 6 (1.22%) Graylog
16 5 (1.02%) Consul
16 5 (1.02%) Tivoli
17 4 (0.82%) Cacti
17 4 (0.82%) Munin
Vendors
1 70 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 43 (8.78%) SaltStack
3 40 (8.16%) VMware
4 26 (5.31%) ServiceNow
5 23 (4.69%) Google
6 20 (4.08%) Microsoft
7 15 (3.06%) Atlassian
7 15 (3.06%) Oracle
8 12 (2.45%) New Relic
9 9 (1.84%) F5
10 8 (1.63%) AppDynamics
10 8 (1.63%) Splunk
11 7 (1.43%) Rackspace
12 5 (1.02%) EnterpriseDB
13 4 (0.82%) Perforce
14 3 (0.61%) SOASTA, Inc
14 3 (0.61%) Trend Micro
15 2 (0.41%) Concur
15 2 (0.41%) Solace
15 2 (0.41%) Zend