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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 95 103 131
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +28
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 13 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.87% 1.06% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.34% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 1
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% +32.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.89%
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
1204 1422 1536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.02% 79.26% 75.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 1216 1302
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Cambridge

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 15 (41.67%) Python
2 15 (41.67%) Degree
3 14 (38.89%) Windows
4 12 (33.33%) Java
4 12 (33.33%) .NET
5 8 (22.22%) Puppet
5 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 8 (22.22%) Web Services
5 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 8 (22.22%) VMware
6 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
6 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (16.67%) Product Management
7 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 6 (16.67%) MySQL
7 6 (16.67%) Perl
7 6 (16.67%) C#
8 5 (13.89%) C++
8 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle
8 5 (13.89%) ITIL
8 5 (13.89%) Apache
8 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (13.89%) Automated Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Marketing
8 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (13.89%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.78%) Node.js
3 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) PaaS
3 1 (2.78%) GitHub
3 1 (2.78%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Network Security
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (8.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.78%) Text Mining
4 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) Hudson
General
1 5 (13.89%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (19.44%) Administrator
2 7 (19.44%) Product Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Technical Support Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Technical Support
3 5 (13.89%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Support Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.78%) Senior UNIX Administrator
5 1 (2.78%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.78%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Web Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) .NET
2 8 (22.22%) Web Services
3 4 (11.11%) CSS
3 4 (11.11%) Servlets
3 4 (11.11%) HTML
4 3 (8.33%) LAMP
5 2 (5.56%) RESTful
5 2 (5.56%) HTML5
5 2 (5.56%) CSS3
6 1 (2.78%) Sass
6 1 (2.78%) Software Packaging
6 1 (2.78%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 4 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (5.56%) Physics
3 1 (2.78%) Wiki
3 1 (2.78%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 14 (38.89%) Windows
3 3 (8.33%) UNIX
3 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.78%) Debian
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
1 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (16.67%) Product Management
2 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
3 5 (13.89%) Automated Testing
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.56%) Project Management
4 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) Software Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) Analytics
5 1 (2.78%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) TDD
5 1 (2.78%) CRM
5 1 (2.78%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Python
2 12 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (16.67%) C#
3 6 (16.67%) Perl
4 5 (13.89%) C++
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) SQL
5 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.56%) Ruby
7 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.78%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) Docker
3 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Puppet
2 5 (13.89%) Ansible
3 3 (8.33%) Nagios
4 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.78%) Munin
5 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.78%) logstash
5 1 (2.78%) Graylog
5 1 (2.78%) Graphite
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 8 (22.22%) VMware
2 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) F5
4 4 (11.11%) WorldPay
5 3 (8.33%) Rackspace
6 2 (5.56%) Google
7 1 (2.78%) Veeam
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) Citrix
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