Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an AWS DevOps was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 589 738 1022
Rank change year-on-year +149 +284 +52
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS DevOps 728 528 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.28% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.29% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 643 463 258
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £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 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

AWS DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS DevOps in the UK

AWS DevOps
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for AWS DevOps in the UK

AWS DevOps
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS DevOps over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for AWS DevOps in the UK

AWS DevOps
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 within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 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 +133 719 £60,000 -7.69% 86
London +19 407 £67,500 - 34
UK excluding London +220 314 £55,000 -4.35% 52
South East +121 137 £57,500 - 7
North of England +87 98 £52,500 - 25
Yorkshire +73 51 £52,500 - 10
North West +17 43 £52,500 -6.67% 15
Midlands +37 32 £52,500 -22.22% 12
East of England -4 24 £58,750 -
East Midlands +52 23 £52,500 -6.67% 3
South West +6 20 £53,750 -14.00% 8
West Midlands +16 9 £55,000 -18.52% 9
North East - 4 £55,000 -
Scotland -10 3 £37,500 -

AWS DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, AWS DevOps 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 in the job title.

1 728 (100.00%) DevOps
2 626 (85.99%) Amazon AWS
3 583 (80.08%) Linux
4 411 (56.46%) Puppet
5 391 (53.71%) Python
6 378 (51.92%) Ansible
7 365 (50.14%) Docker
8 363 (49.86%) Opscode Chef
9 307 (42.17%) Jenkins
10 232 (31.87%) Configuration Management
11 231 (31.73%) Bash Shell
12 227 (31.18%) Terraform
13 212 (29.12%) Agile Software Development
14 204 (28.02%) Ruby
15 201 (27.61%) Kubernetes
16 190 (26.10%) Java
17 170 (23.35%) Continuous Integration
18 161 (22.12%) AWS CloudFormation
19 136 (18.68%) Windows
20 127 (17.45%) Web Services
21 126 (17.31%) Amazon EC2
22 124 (17.03%) Perl
23 107 (14.70%) Microsoft Azure
24 92 (12.64%) Software Engineering
25 90 (12.36%) Unix
25 90 (12.36%) Git (software)
26 87 (11.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 84 (11.54%) CentOS
27 84 (11.54%) Red Hat
28 79 (10.85%) MySQL

AWS DevOps 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 60 (8.24%) OpenStack
2 59 (8.10%) Elasticsearch
3 56 (7.69%) Apache
4 50 (6.87%) nginx
5 43 (5.91%) Tomcat
6 38 (5.22%) Confluence
7 29 (3.98%) IIS
8 10 (1.37%) Jetty
9 5 (0.69%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.55%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.55%) CloudStack
11 3 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.27%) CMS
12 2 (0.27%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.27%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.27%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.14%) IBM HTTP Server
13 1 (0.14%) JBoss
13 1 (0.14%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 626 (85.99%) Amazon AWS
2 161 (22.12%) AWS CloudFormation
3 126 (17.31%) Amazon EC2
4 107 (14.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 77 (10.58%) Amazon S3
6 72 (9.89%) SaaS
7 57 (7.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 51 (7.01%) Serverless
9 43 (5.91%) AWS Lambda
10 42 (5.77%) Amazon ELB
11 34 (4.67%) PaaS
12 30 (4.12%) Google Cloud Platform
13 29 (3.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 23 (3.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 21 (2.88%) Amazon SQS
16 16 (2.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 15 (2.06%) Route 53
18 12 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
18 12 (1.65%) CloudFront
18 12 (1.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.98%) VPN
2 26 (3.57%) Firewall
2 26 (3.57%) Internet
3 17 (2.34%) DNS
4 13 (1.79%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.51%) IPsec
6 9 (1.24%) HTTP
6 9 (1.24%) Network Security
7 6 (0.82%) SAN
7 6 (0.82%) SSL
8 5 (0.69%) BGP
8 5 (0.69%) LDAP
9 4 (0.55%) DHCP
9 4 (0.55%) SSH
10 3 (0.41%) VoIP
10 3 (0.41%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.27%) LAN
11 2 (0.27%) Multicast
11 2 (0.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (10.85%) MySQL
2 73 (10.03%) NoSQL
3 72 (9.89%) MongoDB
4 71 (9.75%) Amazon RDS
5 46 (6.32%) Redis
6 34 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (3.85%) Big Data
8 21 (2.88%) SQL Server
9 20 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 13 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (1.37%) Relational Database
12 7 (0.96%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.82%) Couchbase
14 5 (0.69%) InfluxDB
14 5 (0.69%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.55%) Amazon Redshift
15 4 (0.55%) MariaDB
16 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database
17 2 (0.27%) Blockchain
17 2 (0.27%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 307 (42.17%) Jenkins
2 90 (12.36%) Git (software)
3 66 (9.07%) JIRA
4 41 (5.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 40 (5.49%) Vagrant
6 33 (4.53%) Hudson
7 31 (4.26%) TeamCity
8 24 (3.30%) Gradle
9 20 (2.75%) Maven
10 16 (2.20%) Travis CI
11 11 (1.51%) Subversion
12 10 (1.37%) Bitbucket
12 10 (1.37%) Cucumber
12 10 (1.37%) Selenium
13 9 (1.24%) Octopus Deploy
14 8 (1.10%) CircleCI
15 6 (0.82%) GoCD
15 6 (0.82%) WebDriver
16 5 (0.69%) Gitweb
17 4 (0.55%) JMeter
General
1 65 (8.93%) Finance
2 31 (4.26%) Banking
3 25 (3.43%) Telecoms
4 21 (2.88%) Retail
5 13 (1.79%) Games
6 9 (1.24%) Publishing
7 6 (0.82%) Law
7 6 (0.82%) Marketing
8 4 (0.55%) Advertising
8 4 (0.55%) Automotive
9 2 (0.27%) Electronics
9 2 (0.27%) Legal
9 2 (0.27%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.14%) Back Office
10 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (17.45%) Web Services
2 73 (10.03%) Node.js
3 46 (6.32%) .NET
4 37 (5.08%) Elastic Stack
5 23 (3.16%) AngularJS
5 23 (3.16%) LAMP
6 19 (2.61%) JSON
7 14 (1.92%) Middleware
8 13 (1.79%) Kafka
9 12 (1.65%) Memcached
9 12 (1.65%) RabbitMQ
10 11 (1.51%) LEMP Stack
11 10 (1.37%) React
12 9 (1.24%) ASP.NET
12 9 (1.24%) Gherkin
13 8 (1.10%) HTML
14 7 (0.96%) Spring
15 6 (0.82%) HTML5
15 6 (0.82%) TensorFlow
16 5 (0.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 59 (8.10%) Fintech
2 22 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (2.88%) Public Cloud
4 18 (2.47%) Data Centre
5 14 (1.92%) Private Cloud
6 13 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
6 13 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (1.10%) Clustering
9 6 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (0.82%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.69%) Cloud Native
10 5 (0.69%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.55%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.41%) PKI
12 3 (0.41%) Social Media
13 2 (0.27%) CMDB
13 2 (0.27%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 583 (80.08%) Linux
2 136 (18.68%) Windows
3 90 (12.36%) Unix
4 87 (11.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 84 (11.54%) CentOS
6 30 (4.12%) Ubuntu
6 30 (4.12%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.51%) CoreOS
8 10 (1.37%) Amazon Linux
9 9 (1.24%) Debian
9 9 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.69%) Android
11 4 (0.55%) DC/OS
11 4 (0.55%) VMS
12 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.27%) SUSE
13 1 (0.14%) AIX
13 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 728 (100.00%) DevOps
2 232 (31.87%) Configuration Management
3 212 (29.12%) Agile Software Development
4 170 (23.35%) Continuous Integration
5 92 (12.64%) Software Engineering
6 77 (10.58%) E-Commerce
7 61 (8.38%) Migration
8 59 (8.10%) Continuous Delivery
9 53 (7.28%) Microservices
10 47 (6.46%) Scrum
11 46 (6.32%) Open Source
12 41 (5.63%) TDD
13 40 (5.49%) Auto-Scaling
13 40 (5.49%) BDD
14 38 (5.22%) Mentoring
15 34 (4.67%) High Availability
16 33 (4.53%) Analytics
16 33 (4.53%) Continuous Improvement
17 32 (4.40%) Continuous Deployment
17 32 (4.40%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 391 (53.71%) Python
2 231 (31.73%) Bash Shell
3 204 (28.02%) Ruby
4 190 (26.10%) Java
5 124 (17.03%) Perl
6 76 (10.44%) SQL
7 53 (7.28%) PowerShell
8 52 (7.14%) PHP
9 41 (5.63%) Go
9 41 (5.63%) Shell Script
10 29 (3.98%) JavaScript
11 28 (3.85%) C#
12 18 (2.47%) Groovy
13 5 (0.69%) Scala
14 3 (0.41%) Erlang
14 3 (0.41%) PHP 7
14 3 (0.41%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.27%) C++
15 2 (0.27%) GraphQL
15 2 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (7.55%) AWS Certification
2 19 (2.61%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.47%) Degree
4 16 (2.20%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.37%) RHCE
6 7 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.47%) QA
2 8 (1.10%) GCP
3 4 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.27%) DICOM
4 2 (0.27%) HL7
4 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 365 (50.14%) Docker
2 25 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.92%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (1.37%) LXC
5 8 (1.10%) vSphere
6 6 (0.82%) Xen
7 5 (0.69%) Ceph
7 5 (0.69%) Varnish
8 4 (0.55%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.55%) NFS
8 4 (0.55%) Samba
8 4 (0.55%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.41%) KVM
10 2 (0.27%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.27%) XenServer
11 1 (0.14%) iptables
Systems Management
1 411 (56.46%) Puppet
2 378 (51.92%) Ansible
3 363 (49.86%) Opscode Chef
4 227 (31.18%) Terraform
5 201 (27.61%) Kubernetes
6 51 (7.01%) Packer
7 42 (5.77%) Salt
8 28 (3.85%) Nagios
9 23 (3.16%) Mesos
10 19 (2.61%) Kibana
11 17 (2.34%) rkt
12 15 (2.06%) Consul
13 12 (1.65%) Docker Swarm
13 12 (1.65%) Grafana
13 12 (1.65%) logstash
14 11 (1.51%) Marathon
15 8 (1.10%) Prometheus
16 6 (0.82%) Graphite
16 6 (0.82%) Graylog
16 6 (0.82%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 84 (11.54%) Red Hat
2 51 (7.01%) VMware
3 48 (6.59%) SaltStack
4 36 (4.95%) Google
5 29 (3.98%) AppDynamics
5 29 (3.98%) ServiceNow
6 24 (3.30%) Microsoft
7 21 (2.88%) Oracle
8 14 (1.92%) Atlassian
9 11 (1.51%) New Relic
10 10 (1.37%) Splunk
11 9 (1.24%) hybris
12 7 (0.96%) F5
13 6 (0.82%) Facebook
13 6 (0.82%) Rackspace
14 4 (0.55%) Twitter
15 3 (0.41%) Arqiva
15 3 (0.41%) Perforce
15 3 (0.41%) SOASTA, Inc
15 3 (0.41%) Trend Micro