The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 90 93 117
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +24
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 23 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.43% 1.04% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.26% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 1
Average salary £43,750 £45,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.88% -
DevOps
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1313 1190 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.71% 82.75% 72.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 990 1062
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,900 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

DevOps
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

DevOps Salary Trend in Cambridge

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Cambridge

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing DevOps also 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 that cited DevOps.

1 42 (75.00%) Linux
2 23 (41.07%) Python
3 21 (37.50%) Puppet
4 20 (35.71%) Windows
5 15 (26.79%) Java
5 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
5 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (23.21%) Perl
7 12 (21.43%) .NET
8 11 (19.64%) VMware
8 11 (19.64%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (16.07%) Configuration Management
9 9 (16.07%) Red Hat
9 9 (16.07%) SQL
9 9 (16.07%) ITIL
9 9 (16.07%) Degree
10 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (14.29%) Ruby
10 8 (14.29%) Web Services
10 8 (14.29%) SAN
10 8 (14.29%) Firewall
11 7 (12.50%) Tomcat
11 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (10.71%) Open Source
12 6 (10.71%) UNIX
12 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
12 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
13 5 (8.93%) Ansible

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing DevOps also 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 that cited DevOps. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.93%) nginx
2 5 (8.93%) Apache
3 4 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (7.14%) Node.js
4 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.57%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.79%) Drupal
6 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.14%) Joyent
2 4 (7.14%) GitHub
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
3 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) SAN
1 8 (14.29%) Firewall
2 5 (8.93%) NAS
3 3 (5.36%) Network Security
4 1 (1.79%) HTTP
4 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) Redis
2 5 (8.93%) MySQL
3 4 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) Text Mining
4 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.79%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.79%) Hudson
3 1 (1.79%) Webistrano
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (16.07%) Administrator
3 8 (14.29%) Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Administrator
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.93%) Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Support
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Support Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Support Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Product Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Service Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Delivery Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.43%) .NET
2 8 (14.29%) Web Services
3 5 (8.93%) Servlets
3 5 (8.93%) JSON
4 4 (7.14%) REST
4 4 (7.14%) LAMP
4 4 (7.14%) HTML
4 4 (7.14%) CSS
5 2 (3.57%) CSS3
5 2 (3.57%) HTML5
5 2 (3.57%) RESTful
6 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.79%) jQuery
6 1 (1.79%) Twisted
6 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Open Source
2 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.36%) IPTV
4 2 (3.57%) Physics
4 2 (3.57%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.79%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 42 (75.00%) Linux
2 20 (35.71%) Windows
3 6 (10.71%) UNIX
4 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.79%) Android
6 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.07%) Configuration Management
2 9 (16.07%) ITIL
3 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.93%) Scrum
5 5 (8.93%) Automated Testing
5 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.14%) TDD
6 4 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 4 (7.14%) Product Management
6 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.14%) Change Management
7 3 (5.36%) Migration
8 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.57%) Analytics
9 1 (1.79%) Functional Programming
9 1 (1.79%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) Python
2 15 (26.79%) Java
2 15 (26.79%) JavaScript
3 13 (23.21%) Perl
4 9 (16.07%) SQL
5 8 (14.29%) Ruby
6 4 (7.14%) C#
6 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.36%) C++
8 1 (1.79%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.79%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.14%) KVM
3 1 (1.79%) Docker
3 1 (1.79%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 21 (37.50%) Puppet
2 11 (19.64%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (8.93%) Ansible
4 2 (3.57%) Nagios
5 1 (1.79%) Capistrano
5 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) VMware
2 9 (16.07%) Red Hat
3 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle
4 5 (8.93%) F5
5 3 (5.36%) Sun
5 3 (5.36%) HP
5 3 (5.36%) Hitachi
5 3 (5.36%) NetApp
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