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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 125 212 389
Rank change year-on-year
+87 +177
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 2418 1543 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.36% 1.41% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 1.70% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1968 1164 530
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
86787 90709 82543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.73% 82.80% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 71851 73761 68268
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +50 1472 £60,000 - 271
South East +127 342 £52,500 -4.54% 35
Yorkshire +56 167 £46,500 +9.41% 31
South West +65 130 £47,000 +10.58% 18
East of England +44 116 £44,750 -5.78% 30
North West +61 74 £40,000 -23.80% 20
West Midlands +41 63 £60,000 - 7
East Midlands +23 40 £45,000 +5.88% 11
North East -14 3 £37,500 +36.36% 7
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2832 (59.36%) Linux
2 2174 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2036 (42.67%) Puppet
4 1704 (35.72%) Python
5 1649 (34.56%) Opscode Chef
6 1512 (31.69%) Amazon AWS
7 1477 (30.96%) Java
8 1183 (24.80%) Windows
9 1178 (24.69%) Jenkins
10 1158 (24.27%) Ruby
11 1156 (24.23%) Continuous Integration
12 1136 (23.81%) Git (software)
13 1009 (21.15%) Configuration Management
14 985 (20.65%) Bash Shell
15 962 (20.16%) MySQL
16 845 (17.71%) .NET
17 840 (17.61%) Perl
18 823 (17.25%) Apache
19 806 (16.89%) Ansible
20 775 (16.24%) SQL
21 768 (16.10%) Scrum
22 765 (16.03%) SQL Server
23 762 (15.97%) JavaScript
24 725 (15.20%) PHP
25 708 (14.84%) Finance
26 700 (14.67%) UNIX
27 696 (14.59%) VMware
28 659 (13.81%) Web Services
29 645 (13.52%) C#
30 617 (12.93%) Nagios

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 823 (17.25%) Apache
2 497 (10.42%) IIS
3 482 (10.10%) nginx
4 378 (7.92%) Tomcat
5 309 (6.48%) Node.js
6 295 (6.18%) Elasticsearch
7 290 (6.08%) OpenStack
8 208 (4.36%) JBoss
9 118 (2.47%) Apache Solr
10 99 (2.08%) Confluence
11 92 (1.93%) WebLogic
12 76 (1.59%) WebSphere
12 76 (1.59%) Drupal
13 62 (1.30%) Apache Spark
14 53 (1.11%) CMS
15 44 (0.92%) SharePoint
16 37 (0.78%) MS Exchange
17 31 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
17 31 (0.65%) Lync
18 30 (0.63%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 212 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 22 (0.46%) MS Office
3 6 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.10%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.084%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.063%) MS Project
7 2 (0.042%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.042%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.021%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 26 (0.54%) assyst
2 24 (0.50%) Magento
2 24 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 22 (0.46%) Sophis RISQUE
4 9 (0.19%) Tridion
5 8 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.10%) Cordys
7 4 (0.084%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.084%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.063%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.063%) Remedy AR System
9 2 (0.042%) Sentinel
9 2 (0.042%) Summit
10 1 (0.021%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 1512 (31.69%) Amazon AWS
2 445 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 232 (4.86%) SaaS
4 231 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
5 211 (4.42%) IaaS
6 184 (3.86%) PaaS
7 162 (3.40%) GitHub
8 161 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
9 121 (2.54%) AWS CloudFormation
10 100 (2.10%) Amazon S3
11 79 (1.66%) Google Cloud Platform
12 56 (1.17%) Route 53
13 50 (1.05%) Amazon ELB
14 44 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 31 (0.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 30 (0.63%) Amazon EMR
16 30 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 27 (0.57%) Heroku
17 27 (0.57%) Office 365
18 26 (0.54%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 341 (7.15%) DNS
2 306 (6.41%) Firewall
3 219 (4.59%) HTTP
4 207 (4.34%) TCP/IP
5 194 (4.07%) Internet
6 114 (2.39%) SAN
7 108 (2.26%) VPN
7 108 (2.26%) LDAP
8 95 (1.99%) LAN
9 94 (1.97%) Network Security
10 92 (1.93%) WAN
11 70 (1.47%) DHCP
12 58 (1.22%) SSH
13 57 (1.19%) SSL
14 54 (1.13%) VLAN
15 53 (1.11%) SMTP
16 45 (0.94%) IPsec
17 41 (0.86%) iSCSI
17 41 (0.86%) FTP
18 37 (0.78%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 962 (20.16%) MySQL
2 765 (16.03%) SQL Server
3 584 (12.24%) MongoDB
4 512 (10.73%) NoSQL
5 343 (7.19%) Redis
6 320 (6.71%) PostgreSQL
7 305 (6.39%) Relational Database
8 261 (5.47%) Apache Cassandra
9 259 (5.43%) Big Data
10 185 (3.88%) Hadoop
11 116 (2.43%) RDBMS
12 105 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
13 101 (2.12%) Amazon RDS
14 85 (1.78%) Couchbase
15 72 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
15 72 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 68 (1.43%) HBase
17 66 (1.38%) Oracle Database
18 62 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 58 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1178 (24.69%) Jenkins
2 1136 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 405 (8.49%) Subversion
4 354 (7.42%) TeamCity
5 335 (7.02%) Maven
6 293 (6.14%) JIRA
7 269 (5.64%) Hudson
8 207 (4.34%) Selenium
9 128 (2.68%) Cucumber
10 92 (1.93%) NUnit
11 91 (1.91%) Ant
12 75 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 73 (1.53%) Jasmine
14 72 (1.51%) Octopus Deploy
15 69 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
16 65 (1.36%) JUnit
17 62 (1.30%) Mercurial
18 58 (1.22%) Grunt
19 54 (1.13%) Gradle
19 54 (1.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 708 (14.84%) Finance
2 278 (5.83%) Retail
3 258 (5.41%) Banking
4 173 (3.63%) Publishing
5 170 (3.56%) Games
6 161 (3.37%) Telecoms
7 107 (2.24%) Law
8 91 (1.91%) Marketing
9 68 (1.43%) Military
10 63 (1.32%) Automotive
11 55 (1.15%) Advertising
12 42 (0.88%) Legal
13 38 (0.80%) Manufacturing
14 33 (0.69%) Electronics
15 31 (0.65%) Front Office
15 31 (0.65%) Back Office
15 31 (0.65%) Investment Banking
16 15 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
17 14 (0.29%) Online Betting
18 13 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1479 (31.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 922 (19.33%) Developer
3 491 (10.29%) Administrator
4 468 (9.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 451 (9.45%) Systems Administrator
6 307 (6.43%) Senior Developer
7 289 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
8 277 (5.81%) Systems Engineer
9 260 (5.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 248 (5.20%) Architect
11 244 (5.11%) Linux Engineer
12 240 (5.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 157 (3.29%) Java Developer
14 147 (3.08%) Software Engineer
15 126 (2.64%) .NET Developer
16 106 (2.22%) C# Developer
17 99 (2.08%) Cloud Engineer
18 93 (1.95%) DevOps Administrator
19 91 (1.91%) Analyst
20 81 (1.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 845 (17.71%) .NET
2 659 (13.81%) Web Services
3 557 (11.67%) HTML
4 371 (7.78%) CSS
5 360 (7.55%) ASP.NET
6 359 (7.52%) AngularJS
7 346 (7.25%) LAMP
8 328 (6.87%) HTML5
9 299 (6.27%) Spring
10 272 (5.70%) REST
11 218 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 201 (4.21%) jQuery
12 201 (4.21%) XML
13 199 (4.17%) Middleware
14 193 (4.05%) RabbitMQ
15 186 (3.90%) RESTful
16 164 (3.44%) JSON
17 162 (3.40%) J2EE
18 153 (3.21%) CSS3
19 132 (2.77%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 289 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 280 (5.87%) Data Centre
3 213 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
4 194 (4.07%) Mobile App
5 149 (3.12%) Management Information System
6 139 (2.91%) User Experience
7 96 (2.01%) Replication
8 95 (1.99%) Public Cloud
9 83 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
10 74 (1.55%) Algorithms
11 70 (1.47%) Blackberry
12 64 (1.34%) Data Structures
13 63 (1.32%) Private Cloud
14 62 (1.30%) BBC
15 61 (1.28%) Photography
15 61 (1.28%) Digital Media
16 54 (1.13%) PKI
17 51 (1.07%) Visualisation
18 47 (0.99%) Blog
19 45 (0.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2832 (59.36%) Linux
2 1183 (24.80%) Windows
3 700 (14.67%) UNIX
4 479 (10.04%) Ubuntu
5 427 (8.95%) CentOS
6 426 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 212 (4.44%) Debian
8 158 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 138 (2.89%) Apple iOS
10 115 (2.41%) Solaris
11 112 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 103 (2.16%) Android
13 79 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
14 48 (1.01%) CoreOS
15 40 (0.84%) AIX
16 23 (0.48%) Mac OS X
17 22 (0.46%) Fedora
18 16 (0.34%) SUSE
19 11 (0.23%) Amazon Linux
20 10 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2174 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1156 (24.23%) Continuous Integration
3 1009 (21.15%) Configuration Management
4 768 (16.10%) Scrum
5 600 (12.58%) TDD
6 561 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 519 (10.88%) Continuous Delivery
8 514 (10.77%) Open Source
9 476 (9.98%) Software Engineering
10 377 (7.90%) MVC
11 371 (7.78%) BDD
12 352 (7.38%) OO
13 339 (7.11%) ITIL
14 293 (6.14%) Mentoring
15 273 (5.72%) SDLC
16 242 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
17 228 (4.78%) SOA
18 226 (4.74%) Unit Testing
19 213 (4.46%) Kanban
20 205 (4.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1704 (35.72%) Python
2 1477 (30.96%) Java
3 1158 (24.27%) Ruby
4 985 (20.65%) Bash Shell
5 840 (17.61%) Perl
6 775 (16.24%) SQL
7 762 (15.97%) JavaScript
8 725 (15.20%) PHP
9 645 (13.52%) C#
10 578 (12.11%) PowerShell
11 322 (6.75%) C++
12 225 (4.72%) Shell Script
13 213 (4.46%) C
14 202 (4.23%) Scala
15 114 (2.39%) Groovy
16 96 (2.01%) T-SQL
17 91 (1.91%) Go
18 77 (1.61%) Korn
19 50 (1.05%) Clojure
19 50 (1.05%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 541 (11.34%) Degree
2 113 (2.37%) Security Cleared
3 102 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
4 80 (1.68%) CCNA
5 70 (1.47%) DV Cleared
6 57 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 51 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
8 31 (0.65%) CCNP
8 31 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (0.40%) AWS Certification
10 16 (0.34%) MCSE
11 15 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 14 (0.29%) PMI Certification
13 13 (0.27%) ISEB
14 10 (0.21%) MCSA
15 8 (0.17%) CCA
15 8 (0.17%) Citrix Certification
16 7 (0.15%) PMP
17 6 (0.13%) MCITP
18 5 (0.10%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 324 (6.79%) QA
2 74 (1.55%) SLA
3 53 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 34 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.23%) FISMA
7 7 (0.15%) MiFID
8 6 (0.13%) COBIT
9 4 (0.084%) WCAG
10 2 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.042%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.021%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.021%) HL7
11 1 (0.021%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 504 (10.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 380 (7.96%) Docker
3 164 (3.44%) Active Directory
4 145 (3.04%) Varnish
5 118 (2.47%) Hyper-V
6 96 (2.01%) KVM
7 87 (1.82%) Xen
8 74 (1.55%) Samba
9 68 (1.43%) VirtualBox
10 67 (1.40%) vSphere
11 54 (1.13%) XenServer
12 49 (1.03%) Postfix
13 43 (0.90%) vCloud
14 37 (0.78%) iptables
15 35 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
15 35 (0.73%) NFS
16 33 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 31 (0.65%) GlusterFS
18 30 (0.63%) VMware ESX
19 26 (0.54%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2036 (42.67%) Puppet
2 1649 (34.56%) Opscode Chef
3 806 (16.89%) Ansible
4 617 (12.93%) Nagios
5 304 (6.37%) ZABBIX
6 279 (5.85%) Vagrant
7 269 (5.64%) Salt
8 148 (3.10%) Graphite
9 112 (2.35%) logstash
10 102 (2.14%) HAProxy
11 80 (1.68%) Kibana
12 61 (1.28%) Tivoli
13 58 (1.22%) Zenoss
14 56 (1.17%) Cacti
15 51 (1.07%) Pingdom
16 49 (1.03%) Cobbler
17 47 (0.99%) Capistrano
18 43 (0.90%) StatsD
19 42 (0.88%) SCCM
20 37 (0.78%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 696 (14.59%) VMware
2 540 (11.32%) Oracle
3 532 (11.15%) Red Hat
4 473 (9.91%) Microsoft
5 190 (3.98%) Google
6 180 (3.77%) Splunk
7 178 (3.73%) Cisco
8 171 (3.58%) Rackspace
9 138 (2.89%) New Relic
10 131 (2.75%) SaltStack
11 112 (2.35%) IBM
12 77 (1.61%) Citrix
13 55 (1.15%) F5
14 54 (1.13%) Dell
15 50 (1.05%) HP
16 45 (0.94%) Akamai
17 43 (0.90%) Atlassian
18 42 (0.88%) Juniper
19 40 (0.84%) Sitecore
19 40 (0.84%) Perforce
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: ben
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Share Options + Bonus
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Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Salary: £45k - 50k per year
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Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
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