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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps
Rank 89 105 119
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +14
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 31 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.76% 0.38% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 0.48% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 9
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -7.50%
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
1445 1242 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.20% 79.41% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1087 1319
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Cambridge

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 44 (78.57%) Linux
2 37 (66.07%) Python
3 32 (57.14%) Puppet
4 24 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (37.50%) Perl
6 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 16 (28.57%) UNIX
8 14 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 13 (23.21%) Jenkins
10 10 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (17.86%) Firewall
10 10 (17.86%) Web Services
10 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
11 9 (16.07%) Finance
11 9 (16.07%) nginx
11 9 (16.07%) CentOS
12 8 (14.29%) JSON
12 8 (14.29%) Ubuntu
12 8 (14.29%) SAN
12 8 (14.29%) Red Hat
13 7 (12.50%) Java
13 7 (12.50%) Ruby
13 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (10.71%) Degree
14 6 (10.71%) Maven
14 6 (10.71%) Open Source
14 6 (10.71%) Big Data
14 6 (10.71%) Windows
14 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (16.07%) nginx
2 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.14%) Node.js
3 4 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (5.36%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.79%) Drupal
6 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.79%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.14%) Joyent
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.14%) GitHub
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.57%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) Firewall
2 8 (14.29%) SAN
3 4 (7.14%) HTTP
3 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.14%) Network Security
4 3 (5.36%) NAS
5 2 (3.57%) VPN
6 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) Big Data
2 5 (8.93%) Redis
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.57%) Text Mining
4 1 (1.79%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.71%) Maven
3 5 (8.93%) Hudson
4 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (23.21%) Systems Administrator
2 13 (23.21%) Administrator
3 11 (19.64%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (19.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 10 (17.86%) Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (8.93%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (8.93%) Service Manager
7 5 (8.93%) Project Manager
7 5 (8.93%) Delivery Project Manager
8 4 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
8 4 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.14%) Python Developer
8 4 (7.14%) DevOps Administrator
9 2 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) Web Services
2 8 (14.29%) JSON
3 4 (7.14%) Twisted
3 4 (7.14%) REST
3 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 4 (7.14%) XML
3 4 (7.14%) .NET
3 4 (7.14%) LAMP
4 1 (1.79%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Open Source
2 4 (7.14%) Smart Meter
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.36%) IPTV
4 2 (3.57%) Firmware
4 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.79%) Informatics
5 1 (1.79%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (78.57%) Linux
2 16 (28.57%) UNIX
3 9 (16.07%) CentOS
4 8 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 6 (10.71%) Windows
6 4 (7.14%) Debian
7 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
4 6 (10.71%) Migration
4 6 (10.71%) Scrum
5 5 (8.93%) TDD
5 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
5 5 (8.93%) ITIL
5 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.93%) Change Management
5 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
6 4 (7.14%) Analytics
6 4 (7.14%) Functional Programming
7 2 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.57%) Network Management
7 2 (3.57%) Time Management
7 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.57%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 37 (66.07%) Python
2 21 (37.50%) Perl
3 16 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.50%) Java
5 7 (12.50%) Ruby
6 4 (7.14%) Erlang
6 4 (7.14%) SQL
7 3 (5.36%) PHP
8 2 (3.57%) C
9 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.79%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (8.93%) KVM
2 1 (1.79%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 32 (57.14%) Puppet
2 24 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.57%) Ansible
4 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.79%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 5 (8.93%) VMware
2 5 (8.93%) Sun
2 5 (8.93%) HP
2 5 (8.93%) Hitachi
2 5 (8.93%) NetApp
3 4 (7.14%) Red Gate
3 4 (7.14%) Rackspace
4 2 (3.57%) Perforce
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