Period
to 29 January 2020

The median annual salary for an AWS DevOps Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 241 266 306
Rank change year-on-year +25 +40 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS DevOps Engineer 17 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.22% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.23% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 8
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -12.00%
10th Percentile £48,750 £34,500 £36,875
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £78,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -7.69%

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 6,472 7,509 9,460
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.00% 95.70% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5,383 5,684 7,518
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,716 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

AWS DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured AWS DevOps Engineer in the job title as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS DevOps Engineer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 29 January 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 29 January 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
Birmingham +41 5 £60,000 +60.00% 4
Coventry -4 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -
AWS DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 16 (94.12%) AWS
3 15 (88.24%) Terraform
3 15 (88.24%) Linux
4 14 (82.35%) Docker
5 13 (76.47%) Ansible
5 13 (76.47%) Python
5 13 (76.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (70.59%) Kubernetes
6 12 (70.59%) Puppet
7 11 (64.71%) Azure
7 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
7 11 (64.71%) GCP
7 11 (64.71%) Open Source
7 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
7 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (58.82%) Load Balancing
8 10 (58.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (58.82%) CentOS
8 10 (58.82%) SQL
8 10 (58.82%) Ruby
8 10 (58.82%) GitLab
8 10 (58.82%) Graphite
8 10 (58.82%) Elastic Stack
8 10 (58.82%) Packer
8 10 (58.82%) Public Cloud
8 10 (58.82%) Microservices
8 10 (58.82%) GitHub
8 10 (58.82%) NoSQL

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:

Cloud Services
1 16 (94.12%) AWS
2 11 (64.71%) Azure
2 11 (64.71%) GCP
3 10 (58.82%) GitHub
4 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (17.65%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (17.65%) Amazon S3
4 3 (17.65%) Route 53
5 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) NoSQL
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Git (software)
1 11 (64.71%) Jenkins
2 10 (58.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 10 (58.82%) GitLab
3 3 (17.65%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (5.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (58.82%) CentOS
4 3 (17.65%) VMS
5 2 (11.76%) Windows
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (64.71%) Open Source
4 10 (58.82%) IT Strategy
4 10 (58.82%) Load Balancing
4 10 (58.82%) Microservices
4 10 (58.82%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) Coaching
6 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (5.88%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure as Code
6 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Physics
6 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.88%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Python
2 10 (58.82%) Ruby
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) AWS Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (88.24%) Terraform
2 13 (76.47%) Ansible
3 12 (70.59%) Kubernetes
3 12 (70.59%) Puppet
4 10 (58.82%) Consul
4 10 (58.82%) Docker Swarm
4 10 (58.82%) Grafana
4 10 (58.82%) Graphite
4 10 (58.82%) Packer
4 10 (58.82%) Prometheus
5 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco
1 1 (5.88%) Google
1 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
1 1 (5.88%) VMware