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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 61 94 121
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +27
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 49 26 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.53% 1.45% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.15% 1.73% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 39 23 2
Average salary £44,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.31% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £67,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
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
1181 1505 1308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.03% 83.84% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 992 1195 1123
Average salary £44,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Cambridge

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 41 (66.13%) Linux
2 30 (48.39%) Python
3 27 (43.55%) Windows
4 25 (40.32%) Degree
5 19 (30.65%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (25.81%) Bash Shell
8 15 (24.19%) Puppet
8 15 (24.19%) VMware
9 14 (22.58%) Web Services
10 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
10 13 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (17.74%) .NET
12 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
13 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
14 9 (14.52%) IIS
14 9 (14.52%) SQL
14 9 (14.52%) Opscode Chef
15 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (12.90%) Rackspace
15 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
15 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
15 8 (12.90%) UNIX
15 8 (12.90%) Red Hat
15 8 (12.90%) Configuration Management
15 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
16 7 (11.29%) Scrum
16 7 (11.29%) CRM
16 7 (11.29%) Perl

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (14.52%) IIS
2 4 (6.45%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.84%) Apache
4 2 (3.23%) Lync
5 1 (1.61%) Node.js
5 1 (1.61%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (30.65%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.23%) HP Helion
5 1 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) HTTP
1 6 (9.68%) DNS
1 6 (9.68%) Internet
2 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.45%) Firewall
4 3 (4.84%) Wireless
5 2 (3.23%) VLAN
5 2 (3.23%) NetScaler
5 2 (3.23%) VPN
5 2 (3.23%) SNMP
5 2 (3.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) Big Data
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) Text Mining
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.45%) Selenium
4 2 (3.23%) Subversion
4 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.23%) Hudson
5 1 (1.61%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.61%) Maven
5 1 (1.61%) JIRA
5 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.61%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (17.74%) Administrator
3 8 (12.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (11.29%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (8.06%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) DBA
7 3 (4.84%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.84%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) QA Leader
8 2 (3.23%) QA Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Web Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.58%) Web Services
2 11 (17.74%) .NET
3 5 (8.06%) POSIX
4 4 (6.45%) CSS
4 4 (6.45%) HTML
5 3 (4.84%) Django
5 3 (4.84%) XML
5 3 (4.84%) JSON
5 3 (4.84%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (4.84%) Twisted
6 2 (3.23%) CSS3
6 2 (3.23%) LAMP
6 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.23%) SAML
6 2 (3.23%) Classic ASP
6 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.23%) RESTful
6 2 (3.23%) HTML5
7 1 (1.61%) Servlets
7 1 (1.61%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.45%) NHS
2 4 (6.45%) Replication
2 4 (6.45%) Internet of Things
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Private Cloud
3 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.84%) Statistics
3 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.23%) Chemistry
4 2 (3.23%) SecurID
4 2 (3.23%) PKI
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Wiki
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (66.13%) Linux
2 27 (43.55%) Windows
3 8 (12.90%) UNIX
3 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.06%) Ubuntu
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.23%) Debian
8 1 (1.61%) SUSE
8 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.61%) AIX
8 1 (1.61%) HPUX
8 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
3 8 (12.90%) Configuration Management
4 7 (11.29%) CRM
4 7 (11.29%) Scrum
5 6 (9.68%) Product Management
6 5 (8.06%) Open Source
6 5 (8.06%) ITIL
6 5 (8.06%) SDLC
7 4 (6.45%) Automated Testing
7 4 (6.45%) Web Design
7 4 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.45%) Test Management
7 4 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.84%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (48.39%) Python
2 16 (25.81%) Bash Shell
3 9 (14.52%) SQL
4 8 (12.90%) PowerShell
5 7 (11.29%) Perl
5 7 (11.29%) C#
6 5 (8.06%) Java
7 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.23%) C++
8 2 (3.23%) PHP
8 2 (3.23%) VBScript
9 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (40.32%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) Postgraduate
2 2 (3.23%) ISEB
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.68%) Docker
3 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.23%) XenServer
4 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.61%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (24.19%) Puppet
2 9 (14.52%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (8.06%) Ansible
4 2 (3.23%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.61%) Nagios
5 1 (1.61%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.61%) Munin
5 1 (1.61%) logstash
5 1 (1.61%) Salt
5 1 (1.61%) Graylog
5 1 (1.61%) Graphite
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) VMware
2 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.90%) Red Hat
3 8 (12.90%) Rackspace
4 6 (9.68%) Google
4 6 (9.68%) Citrix
5 4 (6.45%) HP
5 4 (6.45%) Veeam
6 3 (4.84%) F5
7 2 (3.23%) Perforce
7 2 (3.23%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle
8 1 (1.61%) Cisco
8 1 (1.61%) Sun
8 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.61%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.61%) WorldPay
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Opportunity
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Abcam Plc
Salary: Excellent salary plus a flexible benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Arcus Global
Salary: From £21,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Arcus Global
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + Negotiable - DOE
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension, Bens.
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k
Posted: 24 days ago