Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for an AWS DevOps Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 628 764 1026
Rank change year-on-year +136 +262 +131
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS DevOps Engineer 601 436 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.26% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 512 381 224
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% -4.35%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,875
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

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 166,327 170,795 201,526
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 96.47% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 135,125 142,189 168,498
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,325
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 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
England +130 593 £60,000 -7.69% 105
London +36 327 £67,500 - 68
UK excluding London +138 269 £55,000 -4.35% 39
South East +101 115 £55,000 -12.00% 10
North of England +66 83 £52,500 - 13
North West +27 46 £52,500 -17.65% 8
Midlands +18 33 £52,500 -16.00% 6
Yorkshire +34 31 £52,500 +5.00% 3
East Midlands +32 24 £52,500 +5.00% 4
East of England +6 24 £60,000 - 3
South West +17 11 £56,500 -1.74% 5
West Midlands +9 9 £55,000 -12.00% 2
North East - 6 £55,000 - 2
Scotland -39 3 £33,750 -10.00% 2

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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.

1 601 (100.00%) DevOps
2 519 (86.36%) Amazon AWS
3 508 (84.53%) Linux
4 359 (59.73%) Python
5 344 (57.24%) Puppet
6 324 (53.91%) Ansible
7 308 (51.25%) Opscode Chef
8 274 (45.59%) Docker
9 258 (42.93%) Jenkins
10 218 (36.27%) Configuration Management
11 205 (34.11%) Ruby
11 205 (34.11%) Terraform
12 193 (32.11%) Bash Shell
13 150 (24.96%) Java
14 144 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
15 140 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
16 124 (20.63%) Kubernetes
17 112 (18.64%) Windows
18 110 (18.30%) Web Services
19 106 (17.64%) Perl
20 94 (15.64%) Unix
21 92 (15.31%) AWS CloudFormation
22 82 (13.64%) Red Hat
23 80 (13.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 73 (12.15%) MySQL
25 71 (11.81%) CentOS
26 70 (11.65%) Amazon EC2
27 69 (11.48%) SQL
28 66 (10.98%) Finance
28 66 (10.98%) 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 51 (8.49%) nginx
2 39 (6.49%) Apache
3 35 (5.82%) Elasticsearch
3 35 (5.82%) Tomcat
4 31 (5.16%) OpenStack
5 22 (3.66%) IIS
6 6 (1.00%) Confluence
7 5 (0.83%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.83%) CloudStack
8 3 (0.50%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (0.50%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.33%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.33%) JBoss
9 2 (0.33%) Jetty
10 1 (0.17%) CMS
10 1 (0.17%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.17%) Mongrel
10 1 (0.17%) SAS
10 1 (0.17%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 519 (86.36%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (15.31%) AWS CloudFormation
3 70 (11.65%) Amazon EC2
4 66 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 56 (9.32%) SaaS
6 33 (5.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 32 (5.32%) Serverless
8 31 (5.16%) Amazon S3
9 30 (4.99%) Amazon ELB
10 28 (4.66%) AWS Lambda
10 28 (4.66%) Google Cloud Platform
11 24 (3.99%) Route 53
12 23 (3.83%) Amazon SQS
13 19 (3.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 17 (2.83%) Amazon Kinesis
14 17 (2.83%) IaaS
15 16 (2.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 13 (2.16%) PaaS
17 12 (2.00%) AWS CloudTrail
17 12 (2.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.49%) VPN
2 20 (3.33%) DNS
3 19 (3.16%) Firewall
4 14 (2.33%) Internet
5 12 (2.00%) DHCP
5 12 (2.00%) SSH
6 7 (1.16%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.00%) SAN
7 6 (1.00%) SSL
8 4 (0.67%) HTTP
8 4 (0.67%) Network Security
9 2 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.33%) SMS
10 1 (0.17%) DAB
10 1 (0.17%) ICMP
10 1 (0.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (12.15%) MySQL
2 48 (7.99%) NoSQL
3 35 (5.82%) Big Data
3 35 (5.82%) MongoDB
4 34 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
5 33 (5.49%) Redis
6 27 (4.49%) Amazon RDS
7 23 (3.83%) SQL Server
8 20 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (1.83%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.16%) Couchbase
11 6 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.67%) MariaDB
12 4 (0.67%) Neo4j
12 4 (0.67%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.67%) RethinkDB
13 3 (0.50%) InfluxDB
14 2 (0.33%) BigQuery
14 2 (0.33%) Blockchain
14 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 258 (42.93%) Jenkins
2 57 (9.48%) Git (software)
3 43 (7.15%) Vagrant
4 32 (5.32%) TeamCity
5 23 (3.83%) Maven
6 21 (3.49%) JIRA
7 15 (2.50%) Travis CI
8 11 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (1.83%) CircleCI
9 10 (1.66%) SonarQube
10 9 (1.50%) Artifactory
10 9 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (1.16%) Bitbucket
12 6 (1.00%) GoCD
12 6 (1.00%) Gradle
12 6 (1.00%) Subversion
13 4 (0.67%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.50%) Ant
14 3 (0.50%) Codeship
14 3 (0.50%) GitLab
General
1 66 (10.98%) Finance
2 38 (6.32%) Banking
3 16 (2.66%) Retail
4 12 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.66%) Games
5 10 (1.66%) Publishing
6 8 (1.33%) Marketing
7 6 (1.00%) Electronics
7 6 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.67%) Advertising
9 3 (0.50%) Automotive
10 2 (0.33%) Legal
10 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.17%) Back Office
11 1 (0.17%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (18.30%) Web Services
2 57 (9.48%) Node.js
3 26 (4.33%) Elastic Stack
4 19 (3.16%) LAMP
5 15 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
6 13 (2.16%) Kafka
7 12 (2.00%) .NET
7 12 (2.00%) LDAP
7 12 (2.00%) RESTful
8 8 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (1.33%) Redux
9 6 (1.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (0.67%) Dropwizard
10 4 (0.67%) Flask
10 4 (0.67%) TensorFlow
11 3 (0.50%) JSON
11 3 (0.50%) Velocity
12 2 (0.33%) Memcached
12 2 (0.33%) Middleware
12 2 (0.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 57 (9.48%) Fintech
2 19 (3.16%) Data Centre
3 16 (2.66%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (2.33%) Public Cloud
5 10 (1.66%) Management Information System
5 10 (1.66%) Private Cloud
6 9 (1.50%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (1.00%) Social Media
8 6 (1.00%) Virtual Team
9 5 (0.83%) Cloud Native
9 5 (0.83%) Semantic Web
10 4 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (0.67%) FMCG
11 3 (0.50%) Clustering
11 3 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.33%) iPad
12 2 (0.33%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 508 (84.53%) Linux
2 112 (18.64%) Windows
3 94 (15.64%) Unix
4 80 (13.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 71 (11.81%) CentOS
6 28 (4.66%) Ubuntu
7 12 (2.00%) Windows Server
8 11 (1.83%) Amazon Linux
9 6 (1.00%) Debian
10 4 (0.67%) DC/OS
10 4 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.33%) SUSE
12 1 (0.17%) AIX
12 1 (0.17%) Android
12 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.17%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.17%) Fedora
12 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.17%) VMS
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 601 (100.00%) DevOps
2 218 (36.27%) Configuration Management
3 144 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
4 140 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
5 64 (10.65%) Software Engineering
6 55 (9.15%) Open Source
7 52 (8.65%) Microservices
8 50 (8.32%) Migration
9 46 (7.65%) E-Commerce
10 41 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
11 38 (6.32%) Continuous Deployment
12 25 (4.16%) Mentoring
13 24 (3.99%) High Availability
13 24 (3.99%) Performance Tuning
13 24 (3.99%) Scrum
14 23 (3.83%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (3.16%) ITIL
16 18 (3.00%) Auto-Scaling
16 18 (3.00%) Disaster Recovery
17 17 (2.83%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 359 (59.73%) Python
2 205 (34.11%) Ruby
3 193 (32.11%) Bash Shell
4 150 (24.96%) Java
5 106 (17.64%) Perl
6 69 (11.48%) SQL
7 51 (8.49%) PHP
8 31 (5.16%) PowerShell
9 26 (4.33%) Go
10 19 (3.16%) JavaScript
11 13 (2.16%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.00%) C#
13 5 (0.83%) C++
13 5 (0.83%) Scala
14 3 (0.50%) Groovy
15 2 (0.33%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.17%) R
16 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 64 (10.65%) AWS Certification
2 13 (2.16%) Degree
3 11 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (1.50%) RHCE
6 8 (1.33%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.00%) QA
2 5 (0.83%) GCP
3 3 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.33%) DICOM
4 2 (0.33%) HL7
4 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 274 (45.59%) Docker
2 25 (4.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.00%) NFS
3 12 (2.00%) Samba
4 8 (1.33%) vSphere
5 6 (1.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (1.00%) VirtualBox
6 5 (0.83%) Ceph
6 5 (0.83%) Varnish
7 4 (0.67%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.67%) KVM
7 4 (0.67%) LXC
8 3 (0.50%) Xen
9 2 (0.33%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.17%) HDFS
10 1 (0.17%) iptables
10 1 (0.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 344 (57.24%) Puppet
2 324 (53.91%) Ansible
3 308 (51.25%) Opscode Chef
4 205 (34.11%) Terraform
5 124 (20.63%) Kubernetes
6 59 (9.82%) Packer
7 54 (8.99%) Salt
8 17 (2.83%) Nagios
9 11 (1.83%) Kibana
10 10 (1.66%) Consul
10 10 (1.66%) logstash
11 7 (1.16%) Cobbler
11 7 (1.16%) Mesos
12 6 (1.00%) Marathon
13 4 (0.67%) Grafana
13 4 (0.67%) Graylog
14 3 (0.50%) Docker Swarm
14 3 (0.50%) Prometheus
15 2 (0.33%) Graphite
15 2 (0.33%) Rancher
Vendors
1 82 (13.64%) Red Hat
2 58 (9.65%) SaltStack
3 37 (6.16%) VMware
4 29 (4.83%) Google
4 29 (4.83%) ServiceNow
5 20 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 10 (1.66%) hybris
7 9 (1.50%) New Relic
8 8 (1.33%) Oracle
9 7 (1.16%) AppDynamics
10 6 (1.00%) SAP
10 6 (1.00%) Splunk
11 5 (0.83%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.50%) Arqiva
12 3 (0.50%) Cloudera
12 3 (0.50%) Hortonworks
12 3 (0.50%) IBM
13 2 (0.33%) Concur
13 2 (0.33%) NetApp
13 2 (0.33%) Qualys