Period
to 20 June 2021

The median annual salary for an AWS DevOps was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Work from Home during the 6 months to 20 June 2021.

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 > Work from Home
6 months to
20 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 254 217 159
Rank change year-on-year -37 -58 +93
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS DevOps 219 27 149
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.09% 0.48% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.51% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 214 27 139
10th Percentile " £43,750 £52,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £47,500 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% -21.43% -5.08%
75th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £137,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -10.34% +3.57% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies with a WFH option. 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
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies in Work from Home with a recognized job title 18,863 5,302 7,704
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.08% 95.14% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15,480 4,578 6,667
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £43,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% - +9.52%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

AWS DevOps
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option which featured AWS DevOps in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

AWS DevOps trend for jobs with a WFH option

AWS DevOps
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing AWS DevOps.

AWS DevOps salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

AWS DevOps
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing AWS DevOps over the 6 months to 20 June 2021.

AWS DevOps salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

AWS DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Jobs with a WFH Option

For the 6 months to 20 June 2021, 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 jobs with a WFH option featuring AWS DevOps in the job title.

1 219 (100.00%) DevOps
2 198 (90.41%) AWS
3 186 (84.93%) Terraform
4 154 (70.32%) Linux
5 139 (63.47%) Kubernetes
6 136 (62.10%) Docker
7 130 (59.36%) Agile Software Development
8 120 (54.79%) Puppet
9 117 (53.42%) Git (software)
10 114 (52.05%) Continuous Integration
11 113 (51.60%) AWS CloudFormation
12 111 (50.68%) Migration
13 104 (47.49%) Opscode Chef
14 100 (45.66%) Deployment Automation
15 97 (44.29%) Scrum
16 68 (31.05%) Infrastructure as Code
17 57 (26.03%) Python
18 34 (15.53%) Ansible
19 33 (15.07%) Bash Shell
20 24 (10.96%) Azure
21 23 (10.50%) JIRA
22 22 (10.05%) Configuration Management
22 22 (10.05%) Jenkins
23 21 (9.59%) GitHub
24 20 (9.13%) Serverless
25 18 (8.22%) GCP
25 18 (8.22%) Amazon EC2
26 17 (7.76%) PowerShell
26 17 (7.76%) JavaScript
26 17 (7.76%) Go

AWS DevOps Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 12 (5.48%) Confluence
2 9 (4.11%) Apache Spark
3 7 (3.20%) Apache
4 6 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.74%) nginx
5 1 (0.46%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 198 (90.41%) AWS
2 113 (51.60%) AWS CloudFormation
3 24 (10.96%) Azure
4 21 (9.59%) GitHub
5 20 (9.13%) Serverless
6 18 (8.22%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (8.22%) GCP
7 13 (5.94%) AWS Lambda
8 11 (5.02%) Amazon ECS
9 10 (4.57%) Amazon S3
9 10 (4.57%) SaaS
10 9 (4.11%) IaaS
11 8 (3.65%) Amazon ELB
11 8 (3.65%) PaaS
11 8 (3.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 7 (3.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (2.74%) Datadog
14 5 (2.28%) Amazon Glacier
14 5 (2.28%) Amazon GuardDuty
14 5 (2.28%) AWS Direct Connect
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.02%) VPN
2 9 (4.11%) DNS
3 7 (3.20%) DHCP
4 6 (2.74%) Broadband
4 6 (2.74%) SSL
4 6 (2.74%) VLAN
5 5 (2.28%) Firewall
6 1 (0.46%) FTP
6 1 (0.46%) HTTP
6 1 (0.46%) IPsec
6 1 (0.46%) Network Security
6 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.31%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (5.02%) Amazon RDS
3 10 (4.57%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (3.20%) MySQL
6 6 (2.74%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.37%) Big Data
7 3 (1.37%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.91%) OLTP
8 2 (0.91%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.46%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 117 (53.42%) Git (software)
2 23 (10.50%) JIRA
3 22 (10.05%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.11%) GitLab
5 4 (1.83%) Bitbucket
5 4 (1.83%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.37%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.91%) CircleCI
7 2 (0.91%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 17 (7.76%) Social Skills
2 7 (3.20%) Finance
3 5 (2.28%) Billing
4 4 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.83%) Documentation Skills
5 3 (1.37%) Advertising
5 3 (1.37%) Law
5 3 (1.37%) Presentation Skills
6 2 (0.91%) Banking
6 2 (0.91%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.46%) Legal
7 1 (0.46%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.31%) Node.js
2 11 (5.02%) Web Services
3 6 (2.74%) LAMP
3 6 (2.74%) LAPP Stack
3 6 (2.74%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (2.28%) REST
5 4 (1.83%) .NET
6 2 (0.91%) JSON
6 2 (0.91%) RESTful
6 2 (0.91%) Velocity
6 2 (0.91%) YAML
7 1 (0.46%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.46%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.65%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (2.74%) Clustering
2 6 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (2.74%) Public Cloud
3 3 (1.37%) Cloud Native
3 3 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (0.91%) Algorithms
4 2 (0.91%) CMDB
4 2 (0.91%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.46%) iPad
5 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.46%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 154 (70.32%) Linux
2 12 (5.48%) Windows
3 10 (4.57%) CentOS
4 4 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.91%) Debian
5 2 (0.91%) VMS
6 1 (0.46%) Mesosphere
6 1 (0.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (100.00%) DevOps
2 130 (59.36%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (52.05%) Continuous Integration
4 111 (50.68%) Migration
5 100 (45.66%) Deployment Automation
6 97 (44.29%) Scrum
7 68 (31.05%) Infrastructure as Code
8 22 (10.05%) Configuration Management
9 17 (7.76%) Continuous Deployment
10 16 (7.31%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 13 (5.94%) Machine Learning
12 10 (4.57%) Computer Science
12 10 (4.57%) Data Science
12 10 (4.57%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (4.57%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (4.11%) Cybersecurity
14 8 (3.65%) Continuous Delivery
14 8 (3.65%) Fintech
14 8 (3.65%) High Availability
14 8 (3.65%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 57 (26.03%) Python
2 33 (15.07%) Bash Shell
3 17 (7.76%) Go
3 17 (7.76%) JavaScript
3 17 (7.76%) PowerShell
4 14 (6.39%) Java
5 10 (4.57%) C#
6 6 (2.74%) SQL
7 4 (1.83%) PHP
8 2 (0.91%) C
8 2 (0.91%) C++
8 2 (0.91%) Ruby
9 1 (0.46%) Perl
9 1 (0.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (4.57%) Degree
2 8 (3.65%) AWS Certification
3 5 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.37%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 136 (62.10%) Docker
2 10 (4.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.74%) iptables
4 5 (2.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 186 (84.93%) Terraform
2 139 (63.47%) Kubernetes
3 120 (54.79%) Puppet
4 104 (47.49%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (15.53%) Ansible
6 9 (4.11%) Prometheus
7 8 (3.65%) Grafana
8 6 (2.74%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.37%) Mesos
10 1 (0.46%) Marathon
10 1 (0.46%) Packer
Vendors
1 10 (4.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.11%) Google
3 8 (3.65%) Red Hat
4 6 (2.74%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.91%) Oracle
5 2 (0.91%) SaltStack
5 2 (0.91%) VMware
6 1 (0.46%) ATG
6 1 (0.46%) Cisco
6 1 (0.46%) Dynatrace
6 1 (0.46%) F5
6 1 (0.46%) Juniper
6 1 (0.46%) Palo Alto
6 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.46%) Splunk