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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 84 112 123
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 24 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.73% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 0.27% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 6
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -18.51%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
1333 1475 1767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.32% 98.27% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1242 1515
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 37 (100.00%) DevOps
2 26 (70.27%) Linux
3 21 (56.76%) Windows
4 20 (54.05%) Degree
5 18 (48.65%) Puppet
6 14 (37.84%) Python
7 13 (35.14%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (32.43%) Bash Shell
9 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
9 11 (29.73%) VMware
10 10 (27.03%) Java
10 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (24.32%) Jenkins
11 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (21.62%) .NET
12 8 (21.62%) SDLC
13 7 (18.92%) Ansible
13 7 (18.92%) Perl
13 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
13 7 (18.92%) Mathematics
14 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
14 6 (16.22%) Web Development
14 6 (16.22%) Scrum
14 6 (16.22%) C#
14 6 (16.22%) C++
14 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
14 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
14 6 (16.22%) Web Services
14 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
14 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (13.51%) IIS
2 3 (8.11%) Confluence
3 2 (5.41%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.70%) nginx
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (8.11%) SaaS
4 2 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.70%) GitHub
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
1 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.70%) tcpdump
1 1 (2.70%) VLAN
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) Big Data
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (10.81%) Maven
5 3 (8.11%) CMake
5 3 (8.11%) Gradle
5 3 (8.11%) JIRA
5 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.11%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) Web Services
3 5 (13.51%) Middleware
4 4 (10.81%) LAMP
5 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
5 3 (8.11%) POSIX
6 2 (5.41%) Servlets
7 1 (2.70%) CSS
7 1 (2.70%) HTML
7 1 (2.70%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (2.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Mathematics
2 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (10.81%) Physics
4 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.41%) Fintech
5 1 (2.70%) Biotechnology
5 1 (2.70%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) Linux
2 21 (56.76%) Windows
3 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.11%) AIX
4 3 (8.11%) HPUX
4 3 (8.11%) Solaris
4 3 (8.11%) Unix
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.70%) CentOS
6 1 (2.70%) Debian
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) SDLC
4 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
5 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
5 6 (16.22%) Scrum
5 6 (16.22%) Web Development
6 3 (8.11%) Build Automation
6 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) Scalability Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.11%) Stress Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.11%) Test Management
6 3 (8.11%) Time Management
7 2 (5.41%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) Python
2 12 (32.43%) Bash Shell
3 10 (27.03%) Java
4 7 (18.92%) Perl
5 6 (16.22%) C#
5 6 (16.22%) C++
5 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.11%) C
6 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.41%) Groovy
7 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (54.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.81%) Docker
3 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) iptables
3 1 (2.70%) Postfix
3 1 (2.70%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 18 (48.65%) Puppet
2 13 (35.14%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (18.92%) Ansible
4 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.70%) Nagios
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) VMware
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Atlassian
3 3 (8.11%) Perforce
4 2 (5.41%) Google
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.41%) WorldPay
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