The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 115 103 120
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 11 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.61% 1.38% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.42% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 5
Average salary £42,500 £65,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +85.71%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
DevOps Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1754 1902 1702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.91% 97.34% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1573 1417
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

DevOps Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DevOps Engineer in their job title.

1 29 (100.00%) DevOps
2 26 (89.66%) Linux
3 23 (79.31%) Puppet
4 15 (51.72%) Ansible
4 15 (51.72%) Configuration Management
4 15 (51.72%) LAMP
5 14 (48.28%) .NET
6 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (41.38%) PHP
7 12 (41.38%) IIS
7 12 (41.38%) Apache
7 12 (41.38%) Python
7 12 (41.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (37.93%) Windows
8 11 (37.93%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (34.48%) MySQL
9 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
10 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
10 9 (31.03%) Apache Solr
11 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
11 8 (27.59%) Drupal
11 8 (27.59%) Ruby
12 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (24.14%) Internet
12 7 (24.14%) C#
12 7 (24.14%) Java
12 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
13 6 (20.69%) CentOS
13 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DevOps Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (41.38%) Apache
1 12 (41.38%) IIS
2 9 (31.03%) Apache Solr
3 8 (27.59%) Drupal
4 3 (10.34%) CloudStack
4 3 (10.34%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (10.34%) JBoss
4 3 (10.34%) nginx
4 3 (10.34%) Node.js
4 3 (10.34%) OpenStack
4 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
4 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
4 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (10.34%) CloudFront
2 3 (10.34%) GitHub
2 3 (10.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Internet
2 4 (13.79%) DNS
2 4 (13.79%) Firewall
2 4 (13.79%) HTTP
3 3 (10.34%) SSL
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) MySQL
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.34%) Redis
4 1 (3.45%) Riak
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) TeamCity
2 5 (17.24%) JMeter
3 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
4 3 (10.34%) JIRA
4 3 (10.34%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (10.34%) Subversion
General
1 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) LAMP
2 14 (48.28%) .NET
3 4 (13.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Digital Media
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) Wiki
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Linux
2 11 (37.93%) Windows
3 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
4 6 (20.69%) CentOS
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (13.79%) Ubuntu
6 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) DevOps
2 15 (51.72%) Configuration Management
3 12 (41.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) ITIL
5 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (17.24%) API Integration
6 5 (17.24%) Load Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.79%) High Availability
7 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.34%) Auto-Scaling
8 3 (10.34%) Build Automation
8 3 (10.34%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (10.34%) OWASP
8 3 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (10.34%) Scrum
8 3 (10.34%) Web Operations
8 3 (10.34%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) PHP
1 12 (41.38%) Python
2 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
3 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
3 8 (27.59%) Ruby
4 7 (24.14%) C#
4 7 (24.14%) Java
5 6 (20.69%) SQL
6 4 (13.79%) Perl
7 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Docker
2 3 (10.34%) Varnish
2 3 (10.34%) vSphere
2 3 (10.34%) Xen
2 3 (10.34%) XenServer
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (79.31%) Puppet
2 15 (51.72%) Ansible
3 11 (37.93%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (13.79%) Nagios
4 4 (13.79%) Zenoss
5 3 (10.34%) Cobbler
5 3 (10.34%) Salt
5 3 (10.34%) Terraform
5 3 (10.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.34%) Akamai
2 3 (10.34%) Atlassian
2 3 (10.34%) EnterpriseDB
2 3 (10.34%) Google
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
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