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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps
Rank 92 105 117
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 24 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.31% 0.25% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.32% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 8
Average salary £50,000 £41,250 £35,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,500 £39,125
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.15% -5.00%
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
1483 1232 1474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.95% 78.22% 76.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 1067 1282
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £31,500 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Cambridge

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 38 (77.55%) Linux
2 34 (69.39%) Python
3 30 (61.22%) Puppet
4 24 (48.98%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (42.86%) Perl
6 18 (36.73%) Bash Shell
7 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (26.53%) UNIX
7 13 (26.53%) E-Commerce
8 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
8 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
9 9 (18.37%) Firewall
9 9 (18.37%) Migration
9 9 (18.37%) Web Services
9 9 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (18.37%) CentOS
10 8 (16.33%) nginx
10 8 (16.33%) Ubuntu
10 8 (16.33%) Degree
10 8 (16.33%) Scrum
10 8 (16.33%) Finance
11 7 (14.29%) VMware
11 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 7 (14.29%) Sun
11 7 (14.29%) HP
11 7 (14.29%) SAN
11 7 (14.29%) Hitachi
11 7 (14.29%) NetApp
11 7 (14.29%) JSON
11 7 (14.29%) Marketing

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (16.33%) nginx
2 3 (6.12%) Node.js
2 3 (6.12%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) Drupal
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.12%) Joyent
3 3 (6.12%) GitHub
4 2 (4.08%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (4.08%) Route 53
4 2 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) Firewall
2 7 (14.29%) SAN
3 4 (8.16%) HTTP
3 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.16%) VPN
3 4 (8.16%) Network Security
4 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Big Data
2 4 (8.16%) Redis
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.08%) Text Mining
4 1 (2.04%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.20%) Hudson
3 3 (6.12%) Maven
3 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.08%) Subversion
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (20.41%) Administrator
3 9 (18.37%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (16.33%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (14.29%) Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Python Developer
7 4 (8.16%) DevOps Administrator
7 4 (8.16%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Service Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Project Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Delivery Project Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
10 1 (2.04%) UNIX Administrator
10 1 (2.04%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) Web Services
2 7 (14.29%) JSON
3 4 (8.16%) Twisted
3 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
3 4 (8.16%) XML
3 4 (8.16%) .NET
3 4 (8.16%) LAMP
4 3 (6.12%) REST
5 1 (2.04%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
1 6 (12.24%) Open Source
2 4 (8.16%) Smart Meter
2 4 (8.16%) Firmware
3 3 (6.12%) IPTV
4 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.04%) Life Science
5 1 (2.04%) Informatics
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (77.55%) Linux
2 13 (26.53%) UNIX
3 9 (18.37%) CentOS
4 8 (16.33%) Ubuntu
5 4 (8.16%) Windows
5 4 (8.16%) Debian
6 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) E-Commerce
1 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.37%) Migration
3 8 (16.33%) Scrum
4 7 (14.29%) TDD
4 7 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
6 4 (8.16%) Refactoring
6 4 (8.16%) ITIL
6 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.16%) Change Management
6 4 (8.16%) Functional Programming
6 4 (8.16%) Network Management
6 4 (8.16%) Analytics
7 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.08%) Time Management
7 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (69.39%) Python
2 21 (42.86%) Perl
3 18 (36.73%) Bash Shell
4 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.20%) Ruby
6 4 (8.16%) Erlang
6 4 (8.16%) Java
7 3 (6.12%) PHP
7 3 (6.12%) SQL
8 2 (4.08%) C
9 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.04%) Bourne shell
9 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (14.29%) KVM
2 1 (2.04%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 30 (61.22%) Puppet
2 24 (48.98%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.08%) Ansible
4 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.04%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
2 7 (14.29%) VMware
2 7 (14.29%) Sun
2 7 (14.29%) HP
2 7 (14.29%) Hitachi
2 7 (14.29%) NetApp
3 5 (10.20%) Red Gate
4 4 (8.16%) Rackspace
5 2 (4.08%) Perforce
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
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