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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 90 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 3 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.30% 0.86% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 0
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
938 1122 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.04% 96.81% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 851 946 940
Average salary £35,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Puppet
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) PowerShell
3 9 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (69.23%) TeamCity
4 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
4 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
5 6 (46.15%) Firewall
5 6 (46.15%) Linux
5 6 (46.15%) Build Automation
6 5 (38.46%) Open Source
7 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 4 (30.77%) GitHub
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (30.77%) CentOS
7 4 (30.77%) NUnit
8 3 (23.08%) Subversion
8 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (23.08%) Blog
8 3 (23.08%) C#
8 3 (23.08%) .NET
8 3 (23.08%) NHS
8 3 (23.08%) IIS

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) GitHub
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Redis
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Octopus Deploy
1 9 (69.23%) TeamCity
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) NUnit
3 3 (23.08%) Subversion
3 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (23.08%) Hudson
3 3 (23.08%) MSBuild
4 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
1 3 (23.08%) MSMQ
1 3 (23.08%) SignalR
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
2 3 (23.08%) Blog
2 3 (23.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
4 6 (46.15%) Build Automation
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) SOA
6 3 (23.08%) Software Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (23.08%) HAProxy
3 1 (7.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) SaltStack
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago