The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 184 279 537
Rank change year-on-year
+95 +258
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 1612 979 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.63% 1.01% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 1.23% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 808 296
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,218 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.92% -
DevOps
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
81572 79828 82463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.71% 82.32% 80.17%
Number of salaries quoted 67788 64492 70597
Average salary £48,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in England

DevOps
Salary Trend in England

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

DevOps Salary Trend in England

DevOps
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

DevOps Salary Histogram in England

DevOps
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
London +68 958 £60,000 +9.09% 137
South East +56 263 £47,500 +3.82% 38
Yorkshire +82 165 £45,000 +5.88% 21
South West +24 69 £45,000 - 15
East of England +9 49 £50,000 +11.11% 22
West Midlands +13 48 £40,000 +23.07% 11
North West +24 36 £42,500 -34.61% 7
North East - 11 £46,000 - 2
East Midlands +30 7 £42,500 +17.24% 1
Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 2081 (62.59%) Linux
2 1521 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
3 1440 (43.31%) Puppet
4 1150 (34.59%) Opscode Chef
5 1143 (34.38%) Java
6 1042 (31.34%) Python
7 941 (28.30%) Continuous Integration
8 932 (28.03%) Windows
9 871 (26.20%) Ruby
10 816 (24.54%) MySQL
11 815 (24.51%) Git (software)
12 760 (22.86%) Jenkins
13 662 (19.91%) Apache
14 634 (19.07%) Scrum
15 583 (17.53%) Bash Shell
16 582 (17.50%) .NET
17 554 (16.66%) JavaScript
18 539 (16.21%) Amazon AWS
19 529 (15.91%) UNIX
20 525 (15.79%) Configuration Management
21 520 (15.64%) PHP
22 514 (15.46%) SQL
23 499 (15.01%) TDD
24 496 (14.92%) Perl
25 489 (14.71%) Open Source
26 486 (14.62%) SQL Server
27 477 (14.35%) VMware
28 474 (14.26%) E-Commerce
29 445 (13.38%) Web Services
30 440 (13.23%) Nagios

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 662 (19.91%) Apache
2 399 (12.00%) nginx
3 356 (10.71%) Tomcat
4 337 (10.14%) IIS
5 243 (7.31%) Node.js
6 191 (5.74%) OpenStack
7 164 (4.93%) Elasticsearch
8 116 (3.49%) JBoss
9 99 (2.98%) Apache Solr
10 74 (2.23%) Confluence
11 60 (1.80%) WebLogic
12 47 (1.41%) SharePoint
13 45 (1.35%) WebSphere
14 33 (0.99%) Drupal
14 33 (0.99%) CMS
15 30 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
16 29 (0.87%) Jetty
17 23 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
18 21 (0.63%) MS Exchange
19 20 (0.60%) CloudStack
Applications
1 175 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.51%) MS Office
3 11 (0.33%) Weka
4 4 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.090%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.090%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.060%) MS Project
7 1 (0.030%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.030%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 60 (1.80%) Sophis RISQUE
2 23 (0.69%) Magento
3 20 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
4 10 (0.30%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.15%) Summit
5 5 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.12%) assyst
7 3 (0.090%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.090%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.060%) Tridion
9 1 (0.030%) Global One
9 1 (0.030%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.030%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 539 (16.21%) Amazon AWS
2 223 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 160 (4.81%) Cloud Computing
4 149 (4.48%) Amazon EC2
5 115 (3.46%) GitHub
6 114 (3.43%) SaaS
7 102 (3.07%) Amazon S3
8 88 (2.65%) IaaS
9 84 (2.53%) PaaS
10 53 (1.59%) Rackspace Cloud
11 34 (1.02%) SoftLayer
12 28 (0.84%) Route 53
13 23 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
14 19 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
15 16 (0.48%) Google Apps
16 15 (0.45%) Joyent
17 13 (0.39%) Heroku
17 13 (0.39%) Google App Engine
17 13 (0.39%) Terremark
18 8 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 239 (7.19%) DNS
2 225 (6.77%) Firewall
3 199 (5.98%) HTTP
4 174 (5.23%) TCP/IP
5 161 (4.84%) Internet
6 101 (3.04%) SAN
7 75 (2.26%) DHCP
8 74 (2.23%) WAN
9 67 (2.02%) LAN
10 65 (1.95%) LDAP
11 62 (1.86%) VPN
12 46 (1.38%) SSL
13 44 (1.32%) Network Security
14 36 (1.08%) FTP
14 36 (1.08%) VLAN
15 29 (0.87%) IPv4
16 27 (0.81%) VoIP
17 26 (0.78%) SMTP
18 24 (0.72%) iSCSI
19 22 (0.66%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 816 (24.54%) MySQL
2 486 (14.62%) SQL Server
3 415 (12.48%) NoSQL
4 380 (11.43%) MongoDB
5 226 (6.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 225 (6.77%) Redis
7 186 (5.59%) Big Data
8 176 (5.29%) Relational Database
9 173 (5.20%) PostgreSQL
10 146 (4.39%) Hadoop
11 105 (3.16%) RDBMS
12 65 (1.95%) SQLite
13 58 (1.74%) Riak
14 54 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 50 (1.50%) Oracle Database
15 50 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
16 48 (1.44%) MariaDB
17 40 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
18 38 (1.14%) TokuDB
19 37 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 815 (24.51%) Git (software)
2 760 (22.86%) Jenkins
3 348 (10.47%) TeamCity
4 289 (8.69%) Subversion
5 239 (7.19%) JIRA
5 239 (7.19%) Maven
6 213 (6.41%) Hudson
7 128 (3.85%) Ant
8 117 (3.52%) NUnit
9 112 (3.37%) Cucumber
10 100 (3.01%) Selenium
11 99 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
12 81 (2.44%) Mercurial
13 76 (2.29%) Visual Studio
14 74 (2.23%) MSBuild
15 64 (1.92%) Jasmine
16 61 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 55 (1.65%) Artifactory
18 48 (1.44%) CruiseControl
19 46 (1.38%) RSpec
General
1 389 (11.70%) Finance
2 187 (5.62%) Games
3 134 (4.03%) Publishing
4 133 (4.00%) Retail
5 95 (2.86%) Marketing
6 92 (2.77%) Banking
7 55 (1.65%) Advertising
8 38 (1.14%) Telecoms
9 36 (1.08%) Law
10 28 (0.84%) Front Office
11 27 (0.81%) Investment Banking
12 25 (0.75%) Legal
13 18 (0.54%) Music Industry
14 17 (0.51%) Financial Institution
14 17 (0.51%) Automotive
14 17 (0.51%) German Language
15 14 (0.42%) French Language
15 14 (0.42%) Back Office
16 10 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.24%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 958 (28.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 693 (20.84%) Developer
3 520 (15.64%) Administrator
4 454 (13.65%) Systems Administrator
5 316 (9.50%) Linux Administrator
6 294 (8.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 258 (7.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 203 (6.11%) Systems Engineer
9 174 (5.23%) Architect
9 174 (5.23%) Senior Developer
10 158 (4.75%) Linux Engineer
11 126 (3.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 115 (3.46%) Java Developer
13 98 (2.95%) .NET Developer
14 86 (2.59%) Senior Systems Administrator
15 83 (2.50%) DBA
16 76 (2.29%) DevOps Administrator
17 74 (2.23%) Lead Developer
18 71 (2.14%) Analyst
19 66 (1.98%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 582 (17.50%) .NET
2 445 (13.38%) Web Services
3 376 (11.31%) HTML
4 289 (8.69%) LAMP
5 266 (8.00%) CSS
6 264 (7.94%) REST
7 227 (6.83%) ASP.NET
8 224 (6.74%) AngularJS
9 168 (5.05%) HTML5
10 150 (4.51%) jQuery
11 149 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 137 (4.12%) RabbitMQ
13 136 (4.09%) XML
14 121 (3.64%) Spring
15 113 (3.40%) RESTful
15 113 (3.40%) Django
16 102 (3.07%) KnockoutJS
17 101 (3.04%) Ruby on Rails
18 96 (2.89%) .NET Framework
19 91 (2.74%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 489 (14.71%) Open Source
2 214 (6.44%) Computer Science
3 180 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 140 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 137 (4.12%) User Experience
6 95 (2.86%) Replication
7 82 (2.47%) Management Information System
8 71 (2.14%) iPhone
9 67 (2.02%) Blog
10 55 (1.65%) Augmented Reality
11 49 (1.47%) Clustering
12 48 (1.44%) Digital Media
13 41 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
14 39 (1.17%) Blackberry
15 32 (0.96%) Social Media
16 30 (0.90%) Mathematics
17 25 (0.75%) Client/Server
18 24 (0.72%) BBC
19 22 (0.66%) IPTV
20 21 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2081 (62.59%) Linux
2 932 (28.03%) Windows
3 529 (15.91%) UNIX
4 322 (9.68%) Ubuntu
5 318 (9.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 310 (9.32%) CentOS
7 190 (5.71%) Debian
8 140 (4.21%) Android
9 130 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 73 (2.20%) Solaris
11 56 (1.68%) Apple iOS
12 48 (1.44%) Windows 7
13 45 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
14 35 (1.05%) Mac OS X
15 34 (1.02%) Windows 8
16 25 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
17 22 (0.66%) AIX
18 21 (0.63%) Fedora
18 21 (0.63%) SUSE
19 12 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1521 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
2 941 (28.30%) Continuous Integration
3 634 (19.07%) Scrum
4 525 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 499 (15.01%) TDD
6 474 (14.26%) E-Commerce
7 383 (11.52%) OO
8 287 (8.63%) MVC
9 284 (8.54%) BDD
10 206 (6.20%) Continuous Improvement
11 204 (6.14%) Project Management
12 199 (5.98%) Software Engineering
13 178 (5.35%) Kanban
14 156 (4.69%) ITIL
15 153 (4.60%) Mentoring
16 140 (4.21%) SOA
17 123 (3.70%) Automated Testing
18 122 (3.67%) Unit Testing
19 118 (3.55%) Release Management
20 115 (3.46%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1143 (34.38%) Java
2 1042 (31.34%) Python
3 871 (26.20%) Ruby
4 583 (17.53%) Bash Shell
5 554 (16.66%) JavaScript
6 520 (15.64%) PHP
7 514 (15.46%) SQL
8 496 (14.92%) Perl
9 419 (12.60%) C#
10 312 (9.38%) PowerShell
11 190 (5.71%) Shell Script
12 104 (3.13%) C++
13 88 (2.65%) C
14 60 (1.80%) Groovy
15 52 (1.56%) Scala
16 28 (0.84%) T-SQL
17 25 (0.75%) Korn
18 22 (0.66%) Clojure
19 21 (0.63%) Jython
20 18 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 367 (11.04%) Degree
2 49 (1.47%) Security Cleared
3 46 (1.38%) SC Cleared
4 38 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (1.05%) CCNA
6 30 (0.90%) AWS Certification
7 25 (0.75%) ISEB
8 19 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
8 19 (0.57%) PMI Certification
9 12 (0.36%) CCNP
10 11 (0.33%) DV Cleared
11 10 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 9 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.18%) RHCSA
14 4 (0.12%) NCDA
14 4 (0.12%) MCITP
14 4 (0.12%) RHCE
14 4 (0.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 292 (8.78%) QA
2 58 (1.74%) SLA
3 46 (1.38%) PCI DSS
4 22 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.54%) ISO 9001
6 13 (0.39%) COBIT
7 5 (0.15%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.12%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.090%) BS15000
10 1 (0.030%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 302 (9.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 123 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 115 (3.46%) Varnish
4 86 (2.59%) vSphere
4 86 (2.59%) KVM
5 71 (2.14%) Docker
6 67 (2.02%) Hyper-V
7 45 (1.35%) Xen
8 43 (1.29%) Samba
9 41 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
10 36 (1.08%) XenServer
11 33 (0.99%) NFS
12 30 (0.90%) VMware ESX
13 28 (0.84%) vCloud
14 18 (0.54%) Postfix
15 14 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 13 (0.39%) LXC
17 12 (0.36%) VirtualBox
17 12 (0.36%) Firmware
18 9 (0.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1440 (43.31%) Puppet
2 1150 (34.59%) Opscode Chef
3 440 (13.23%) Nagios
4 321 (9.65%) Ansible
5 204 (6.14%) Vagrant
6 195 (5.86%) ZABBIX
7 192 (5.77%) Salt
8 132 (3.97%) Graphite
9 102 (3.07%) HAProxy
10 97 (2.92%) logstash
11 50 (1.50%) Kibana
12 43 (1.29%) Ganglia
13 39 (1.17%) Cobbler
14 38 (1.14%) StatsD
14 38 (1.14%) Tivoli
14 38 (1.14%) Cacti
15 36 (1.08%) Zenoss
16 35 (1.05%) SCCM
16 35 (1.05%) SCVMM
17 31 (0.93%) Opsview
Vendors
1 477 (14.35%) VMware
2 413 (12.42%) Red Hat
3 328 (9.86%) Microsoft
4 301 (9.05%) Oracle
5 121 (3.64%) Rackspace
6 106 (3.19%) Cisco
7 104 (3.13%) Dell
8 102 (3.07%) Google
9 89 (2.68%) New Relic
10 76 (2.29%) SaltStack
11 74 (2.23%) Splunk
12 67 (2.02%) HP
13 55 (1.65%) Akamai
14 46 (1.38%) IBM
15 44 (1.32%) Citrix
16 41 (1.23%) Juniper
17 33 (0.99%) Sony
18 28 (0.84%) Sun
19 27 (0.81%) Atlassian
19 27 (0.81%) Percona
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
West London
PCR
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday