The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had DevOps Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 140 112 126
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 14 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.57% 0.85% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.88% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 19
Median salary £62,500 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
DevOps Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2388 1811 2248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.60% 96.64% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 1533 1934
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title.

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the Birmingham region.

DevOps Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, DevOps Engineer 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 across the Birmingham region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (100.00%) DevOps
2 20 (95.24%) Puppet
2 20 (95.24%) Terraform
3 12 (57.14%) nginx
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (52.38%) OpenStack
4 11 (52.38%) Python
5 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (47.62%) Google
5 10 (47.62%) Vagrant
5 10 (47.62%) Open Source
5 10 (47.62%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (47.62%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (47.62%) Packer
5 10 (47.62%) Bash Shell
5 10 (47.62%) ELK Stack
5 10 (47.62%) Virtual Environments
5 10 (47.62%) Consul
6 8 (38.10%) AWS Certification
6 8 (38.10%) SaaS
6 8 (38.10%) ServiceNow
6 8 (38.10%) CentOS
6 8 (38.10%) Banking
6 8 (38.10%) Migration
6 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
6 8 (38.10%) Unix
6 8 (38.10%) Windows
6 8 (38.10%) Perl

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (57.14%) nginx
2 11 (52.38%) OpenStack
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 21 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (47.62%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (38.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) NAS
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Vagrant
2 2 (9.52%) Ant
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (38.10%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) ELK Stack
2 2 (9.52%) Node.js
2 2 (9.52%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Fintech
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) CentOS
2 8 (38.10%) Unix
2 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Open Source
2 10 (47.62%) Virtual Environments
3 8 (38.10%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Python
2 10 (47.62%) Bash Shell
3 8 (38.10%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) Groovy
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) Firmware
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (95.24%) Puppet
1 20 (95.24%) Terraform
2 10 (47.62%) Consul
2 10 (47.62%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (47.62%) Packer
3 2 (9.52%) Ansible
3 2 (9.52%) rkt
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Google
2 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
2 8 (38.10%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.76%) VMware