Period
to 24 September 2020

The median annual salary for an AWS DevOps Engineer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 24 September 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps Engineer - AWS
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 155 251 295
Rank change year-on-year +96 +44 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS DevOps Engineer 6 13 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 12
Median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +17.07% +122.83%
10th Percentile £57,250 £48,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,875 £79,125
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 2,382 7,267 8,401
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.01% 96.78% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,924 5,840 6,537
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,575 £26,250 £23,913
90th Percentile £67,491 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,150 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +2.30% +3.09%

AWS DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS DevOps Engineer in the West Midlands

AWS DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS DevOps Engineer in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for AWS DevOps Engineer in the West Midlands

AWS DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS DevOps Engineer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 September 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS DevOps Engineer in the West Midlands

AWS DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 September 2020. 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
Worcestershire - 2 - -
Birmingham +63 1 £65,000 - 3
Warwickshire +35 1 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Solihull - 1 £57,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £67,500 - 1
AWS DevOps Engineer
England

AWS DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 September 2020, AWS DevOps Engineer 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 West Midlands region featuring AWS DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) AWS
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) Terraform
2 5 (83.33%) Ansible
3 4 (66.67%) Docker
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Node.js
4 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
4 3 (50.00%) Packer
4 3 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (33.33%) Public Sector
5 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (33.33%) AWS Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Puppet
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) GitHub
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) SaaS
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM

AWS DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) AWS
2 3 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (33.33%) GitHub
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon Cognito
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
4 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (16.67%) AWS CodeBuild
4 1 (16.67%) AWS CodeDeploy
4 1 (16.67%) AWS CodePipeline
4 1 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (16.67%) Azure
4 1 (16.67%) CloudFront
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Serverless
4 1 (16.67%) SoftLayer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) CircleCI
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) SAML
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Community of Practice
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Automation
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) AWS Certification
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Terraform
2 5 (83.33%) Ansible
3 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (50.00%) Packer
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) Istio
5 1 (16.67%) Mesos
5 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (16.67%) Prometheus
5 1 (16.67%) rkt
5 1 (16.67%) Salt
5 1 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy