The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps Engineer
Rank 106 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.35% - 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £47,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
DevOps Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1115 1138 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.62% 94.60% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1010 642
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

DevOps Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

DevOps Engineer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title 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 with DevOps Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) NHS
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) GitHub

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title 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 with DevOps Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (75.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft