The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps Engineer
Rank 104 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.68% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
DevOps Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1673 1450 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.16% 95.02% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1295 1269 1698
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

DevOps Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 26 (100.00%) DevOps
2 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 23 (88.46%) Python
3 19 (73.08%) Puppet
4 17 (65.38%) Perl
5 16 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (50.00%) Bash Shell
7 11 (42.31%) UNIX
8 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
9 6 (23.08%) Migration
9 6 (23.08%) Scrum
10 5 (19.23%) VMware
10 5 (19.23%) TDD
10 5 (19.23%) Ruby
10 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (19.23%) CentOS
10 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
10 5 (19.23%) Web Services
10 5 (19.23%) Sun
10 5 (19.23%) HP
10 5 (19.23%) SAN
10 5 (19.23%) Hitachi
10 5 (19.23%) NetApp
10 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
10 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
10 5 (19.23%) KVM
11 4 (15.38%) Firewall

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
1 3 (11.54%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.69%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) Drupal
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Route 53
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SAN
2 4 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) VPN
3 2 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.85%) CouchDB
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) Maven
3 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.69%) Hudson
4 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 4 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 4 (15.38%) LAMP
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) IPTV
2 2 (7.69%) Firmware
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) UNIX
3 5 (19.23%) CentOS
4 3 (11.54%) Debian
4 3 (11.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) Migration
3 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 5 (19.23%) TDD
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
4 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.54%) Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) B2B
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.69%) Network Management
6 2 (7.69%) Time Management
6 2 (7.69%) Refactoring
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) Python
2 17 (65.38%) Perl
3 13 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (19.23%) Ruby
5 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) Java
7 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (19.23%) KVM
2 1 (3.85%) Varnish
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (73.08%) Puppet
2 16 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Capistrano
3 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) VMware
1 5 (19.23%) Sun
1 5 (19.23%) HP
1 5 (19.23%) Hitachi
1 5 (19.23%) NetApp
1 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.69%) Perforce
3 1 (3.85%) Red Gate
3 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
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