Period
to 23 May 2019

The median annual salary for an AWS DevOps was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

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
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 464 553 728
Rank change year-on-year +89 +175 +131
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS DevOps 898 836 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.62% 0.49% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.50% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 827 735 406
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 138,276 165,708 163,272
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.00% 96.42% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 109,719 134,905 135,119
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,448 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 2019. 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 +93 884 £70,000 +7.69% 150
London +78 631 £75,000 +7.14% 95
UK excluding London +59 246 £60,000 +9.09% 61
North of England +1 89 £60,000 +14.29% 16
South East +37 75 £78,750 +55.94% 13
North West +30 53 £60,000 +9.09% 11
Yorkshire +8 36 £60,000 +14.29% 5
Midlands +45 31 £60,000 -4.00% 9
South West +44 30 £50,000 -13.04% 4
West Midlands +40 26 £60,000 -4.00% 8
East of England +59 18 £46,000 -29.23% 13
East Midlands +18 5 £70,000 +36.59% 1
Northern Ireland -24 2 £70,000 +100.00% 1
Scotland +13 1 - - 5

AWS DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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 featuring AWS DevOps in the job title.

1 898 (100.00%) DevOps
2 781 (86.97%) Amazon AWS
3 554 (61.69%) Linux
4 549 (61.14%) Python
5 523 (58.24%) Docker
6 462 (51.45%) Ansible
7 374 (41.65%) Terraform
8 352 (39.20%) Kubernetes
9 323 (35.97%) Jenkins
10 319 (35.52%) Puppet
11 303 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
12 264 (29.40%) Microsoft Azure
13 251 (27.95%) Configuration Management
14 250 (27.84%) Continuous Integration
15 248 (27.62%) Opscode Chef
16 235 (26.17%) Bash Shell
17 203 (22.61%) Finance
18 196 (21.83%) Google Cloud Platform
19 186 (20.71%) Java
20 178 (19.82%) Infrastructure as Code
21 166 (18.49%) Git (software)
22 165 (18.37%) Ruby
23 151 (16.82%) Unix
24 138 (15.37%) Windows
25 122 (13.59%) Google
26 120 (13.36%) Perl
27 110 (12.25%) Web Services
28 107 (11.92%) Amazon EC2
29 101 (11.25%) AWS CloudFormation
30 97 (10.80%) Open Source

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 32 (3.56%) Apache Spark
2 30 (3.34%) Apache Pig
3 25 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 20 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (1.78%) Apache
6 10 (1.11%) JBoss
6 10 (1.11%) WebLogic
7 7 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.78%) Confluence
7 7 (0.78%) OpenStack
8 6 (0.67%) IIS
9 5 (0.56%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.56%) nginx
10 3 (0.33%) Drupal
11 2 (0.22%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.22%) WordPress
12 1 (0.11%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.11%) Mule
12 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.56%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 781 (86.97%) Amazon AWS
2 264 (29.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 196 (21.83%) Google Cloud Platform
4 107 (11.92%) Amazon EC2
5 101 (11.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 97 (10.80%) SaaS
7 89 (9.91%) Serverless
8 87 (9.69%) IaaS
9 79 (8.80%) PaaS
10 76 (8.46%) Amazon S3
11 70 (7.80%) AWS Lambda
12 59 (6.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 40 (4.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 35 (3.90%) Route 53
15 33 (3.67%) Amazon SQS
16 27 (3.01%) GitHub
17 22 (2.45%) OpenShift
18 21 (2.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 17 (1.89%) Office 365
20 15 (1.67%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 81 (9.02%) Firewall
2 45 (5.01%) DNS
3 43 (4.79%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.78%) Network Security
5 15 (1.67%) VPN
6 9 (1.00%) IPv4
6 9 (1.00%) IPv6
7 8 (0.89%) HTTP
7 8 (0.89%) SSL
8 7 (0.78%) Internet
9 5 (0.56%) SAN
9 5 (0.56%) SMTP
9 5 (0.56%) WebEx
10 4 (0.45%) SSH
11 3 (0.33%) FTP
11 3 (0.33%) LAN
11 3 (0.33%) OpenVPN
11 3 (0.33%) OPNsense
11 3 (0.33%) WAN
12 1 (0.11%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (8.24%) Big Data
2 67 (7.46%) Amazon RDS
3 63 (7.02%) MySQL
4 34 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
5 33 (3.67%) Hadoop
6 32 (3.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 31 (3.45%) NoSQL
8 26 (2.90%) SQL Server
9 25 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
10 24 (2.67%) MongoDB
11 19 (2.12%) Amazon Redshift
12 14 (1.56%) Relational Database
13 12 (1.34%) RDBMS
14 10 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (1.00%) CouchDB
16 7 (0.78%) Blockchain
17 6 (0.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 6 (0.67%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 323 (35.97%) Jenkins
2 166 (18.49%) Git (software)
3 88 (9.80%) TeamCity
4 64 (7.13%) Maven
5 53 (5.90%) CircleCI
6 52 (5.79%) Ant
7 48 (5.35%) Gradle
8 47 (5.23%) Codeship
9 46 (5.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 30 (3.34%) Visual Studio Team System
11 27 (3.01%) GitLab
12 22 (2.45%) Octopus Deploy
13 21 (2.34%) JIRA
14 17 (1.89%) git-flow
15 16 (1.78%) Bitbucket
15 16 (1.78%) Subversion
16 13 (1.45%) Selenium
17 12 (1.34%) RSpec
18 10 (1.11%) Artifactory
18 10 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 203 (22.61%) Finance
2 50 (5.57%) Financial Institution
3 39 (4.34%) Law
4 33 (3.67%) Banking
4 33 (3.67%) Retail
5 30 (3.34%) Games
6 15 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.78%) Investment Banking
7 7 (0.78%) Publishing
8 5 (0.56%) Marketing
9 4 (0.45%) Billing
10 1 (0.11%) Advertising
10 1 (0.11%) Back Office
10 1 (0.11%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.11%) Front Office
10 1 (0.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (12.25%) Web Services
2 75 (8.35%) .NET
3 50 (5.57%) Elastic Stack
4 44 (4.90%) Node.js
5 21 (2.34%) Kafka
6 20 (2.23%) AngularJS
7 19 (2.12%) React
8 16 (1.78%) RESTful
9 12 (1.34%) J2EE
10 11 (1.22%) J2SE
11 10 (1.11%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (1.00%) ASP.NET
12 9 (1.00%) HTML
13 8 (0.89%) .NET Core
13 8 (0.89%) JSON
14 7 (0.78%) Jinja
14 7 (0.78%) Vue.js
15 6 (0.67%) Aurelia
15 6 (0.67%) LAMP
15 6 (0.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 88 (9.80%) Public Cloud
2 75 (8.35%) Fintech
3 65 (7.24%) Data Centre
4 42 (4.68%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
6 20 (2.23%) Cloud Native
7 17 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
7 17 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 15 (1.67%) Hedge funds
9 14 (1.56%) Semantic Web
9 14 (1.56%) User Experience
10 11 (1.22%) Private Cloud
11 9 (1.00%) Video\Live Streaming
12 8 (0.89%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.78%) Enterprise Cloud
13 7 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (0.78%) Virtual Team
14 6 (0.67%) Clustering
14 6 (0.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 554 (61.69%) Linux
2 151 (16.82%) Unix
3 138 (15.37%) Windows
4 36 (4.01%) CentOS
5 35 (3.90%) Ubuntu
6 22 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (2.12%) Windows Server
8 10 (1.11%) Debian
9 7 (0.78%) DC/OS
10 6 (0.67%) Amazon Linux
10 6 (0.67%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.33%) FreeBSD
11 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.22%) Android
12 2 (0.22%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.22%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.11%) HPUX
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 898 (100.00%) DevOps
2 303 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
3 251 (27.95%) Configuration Management
4 250 (27.84%) Continuous Integration
5 178 (19.82%) Infrastructure as Code
6 97 (10.80%) Open Source
7 93 (10.36%) Microservices
8 81 (9.02%) Continuous Delivery
9 78 (8.69%) Software Engineering
10 75 (8.35%) Deployment Automation
11 69 (7.68%) Migration
12 64 (7.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 63 (7.02%) Machine Learning
14 62 (6.90%) Mentoring
15 61 (6.79%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 52 (5.79%) Problem-Solving
17 50 (5.57%) Scrum
18 49 (5.46%) Software Delivery
19 48 (5.35%) Test Automation
20 45 (5.01%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 549 (61.14%) Python
2 235 (26.17%) Bash Shell
3 186 (20.71%) Java
4 165 (18.37%) Ruby
5 120 (13.36%) Perl
6 79 (8.80%) SQL
7 64 (7.13%) Go
8 58 (6.46%) PowerShell
9 55 (6.12%) JavaScript
10 52 (5.79%) PHP
11 35 (3.90%) Scala
12 32 (3.56%) C#
13 29 (3.23%) Shell Script
14 22 (2.45%) Groovy
15 21 (2.34%) C++
16 9 (1.00%) TypeScript
17 7 (0.78%) T-SQL
18 6 (0.67%) C
18 6 (0.67%) F#
18 6 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 71 (7.91%) AWS Certification
2 35 (3.90%) Degree
3 15 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (0.67%) CCNA
5 6 (0.67%) CCNP
5 6 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (0.67%) CISSP
5 6 (0.67%) CRISC
6 4 (0.45%) PhD
6 4 (0.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.23%) QA
2 9 (1.00%) GDPR
3 7 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.67%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.11%) PSD2
System Software
1 523 (58.24%) Docker
2 54 (6.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (3.56%) Hyper-V
4 24 (2.67%) Active Directory
5 19 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.56%) KVM
8 3 (0.33%) NFS
8 3 (0.33%) pfSense
8 3 (0.33%) Samba
9 2 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.11%) Varnish
10 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 462 (51.45%) Ansible
2 374 (41.65%) Terraform
3 352 (39.20%) Kubernetes
4 319 (35.52%) Puppet
5 248 (27.62%) Opscode Chef
6 60 (6.68%) Packer
7 48 (5.35%) CFEngine
8 47 (5.23%) Salt
9 44 (4.90%) Prometheus
10 39 (4.34%) Grafana
11 33 (3.67%) Nagios
12 18 (2.00%) Consul
13 16 (1.78%) Cobbler
13 16 (1.78%) Mesos
14 15 (1.67%) Tivoli
15 14 (1.56%) ZABBIX
16 13 (1.45%) Icinga
17 11 (1.22%) Graphite
18 10 (1.11%) Docker Swarm
19 9 (1.00%) Marathon
Vendors
1 122 (13.59%) Google
2 75 (8.35%) VMware
3 49 (5.46%) Atlassian
4 42 (4.68%) Oracle
5 34 (3.79%) Red Hat
6 22 (2.45%) Microsoft
7 21 (2.34%) Splunk
8 18 (2.00%) SaltStack
9 16 (1.78%) Cloudera
10 15 (1.67%) EnterpriseDB
11 13 (1.45%) New Relic
12 10 (1.11%) Sun
13 8 (0.89%) NetApp
13 8 (0.89%) PagerDuty
14 6 (0.67%) Facebook
15 5 (0.56%) Adyen
15 5 (0.56%) EMC
15 5 (0.56%) Recurly
15 5 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
16 2 (0.22%) Rackspace