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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 109 125 113
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 21 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.19% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
DevOps
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1529 1623 1317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.97% 83.88% 81.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1292 1049
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

DevOps
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

DevOps Salary Trend in Cheshire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Cheshire

DevOps
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +7 12 £45,000 - 1
Knutsford - 3 £53,750 - 1
Wilmslow +4 1 £17,500 -66.66%
Crewe - 1 £40,000 -
DevOps
North West

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 22 (55.00%) Linux
1 22 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (42.50%) Load Balancing
3 16 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 14 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (35.00%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (35.00%) Amazon S3
4 14 (35.00%) Web Services
4 14 (35.00%) Firewall
5 13 (32.50%) DNS
5 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (32.50%) Route 53
6 12 (30.00%) Puppet
6 12 (30.00%) SQL
7 11 (27.50%) Configuration Management
7 11 (27.50%) Maven
8 10 (25.00%) Big Data
8 10 (25.00%) Mobile App
8 10 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 10 (25.00%) Java
9 9 (22.50%) MySQL
9 9 (22.50%) Finance
9 9 (22.50%) CentOS
10 8 (20.00%) RightScale
10 8 (20.00%) Open Source
10 8 (20.00%) DHCP
10 8 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
10 8 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (20.00%) Vagrant
10 8 (20.00%) Auto-Scaling

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (12.50%) Confluence
2 3 (7.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.50%) Jetty
2 3 (7.50%) nginx
3 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 22 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (35.00%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (35.00%) Amazon S3
3 13 (32.50%) Route 53
4 8 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (15.00%) Amazon Glacier
5 6 (15.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (10.00%) SaaS
7 3 (7.50%) PaaS
8 1 (2.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) Firewall
2 13 (32.50%) DNS
3 8 (20.00%) DHCP
4 7 (17.50%) Network Security
5 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 5 (12.50%) VPN
5 5 (12.50%) Broadband
5 5 (12.50%) VoIP
5 5 (12.50%) SMTP
6 3 (7.50%) HTTP
6 3 (7.50%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) Big Data
2 9 (22.50%) MySQL
3 8 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (27.50%) Maven
3 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
3 7 (17.50%) Hudson
4 5 (12.50%) JIRA
5 4 (10.00%) ClearCase
5 4 (10.00%) Subversion
6 3 (7.50%) Ant
6 3 (7.50%) JUnit
6 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
6 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
6 3 (7.50%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) DevOps Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Developer
6 3 (7.50%) PHP Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Linux Developer
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.50%) Administrator
8 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) Web Services
2 7 (17.50%) JSON
3 5 (12.50%) J2EE
4 4 (10.00%) HTML
5 3 (7.50%) CSS
5 3 (7.50%) Servlets
5 3 (7.50%) Ajax
6 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.50%) WCF
6 1 (2.50%) jQuery
6 1 (2.50%) XML
6 1 (2.50%) .NET
6 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (15.00%) Telematics
3 5 (12.50%) Replication
3 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Private Cloud
5 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.50%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) CentOS
3 6 (15.00%) Windows
4 5 (12.50%) Android
4 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 3 (7.50%) UNIX
6 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Load Balancing
2 14 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (27.50%) Configuration Management
5 8 (20.00%) Open Source
5 8 (20.00%) Auto-Scaling
6 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (12.50%) Change Control
7 5 (12.50%) Android Development
7 5 (12.50%) iOS Development
7 5 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
7 5 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (12.50%) Service Management
7 5 (12.50%) Information Security Management
7 5 (12.50%) Security Management
7 5 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 5 (12.50%) Information Security
8 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
9 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) SQL
2 10 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (12.50%) Python
3 5 (12.50%) Ruby
3 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.00%) Perl
4 4 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) CCNP
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
2 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 5 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Puppet
2 8 (20.00%) Vagrant
3 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) logstash
4 1 (2.50%) Graylog
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (20.00%) RightScale
3 7 (17.50%) Cisco
4 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.50%) Perforce
6 1 (2.50%) VMware
6 1 (2.50%) Google
6 1 (2.50%) Cognizant
6 1 (2.50%) F5
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £60k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago