The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 161 180 184
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 15 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.42% 0.075% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.079% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 2
Average salary £37,500 £67,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +92.85%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
DevOps Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3420 3793 3852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.32% 94.56% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2847 3132 3342
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

DevOps Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Salford - 1 £30,000 - 1
DevOps Engineer
North West

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (100.00%) DevOps
2 17 (85.00%) Puppet
3 16 (80.00%) Linux
4 13 (65.00%) PHP
4 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (60.00%) CentOS
5 12 (60.00%) Vagrant
5 12 (60.00%) Scrum
5 12 (60.00%) MySQL
5 12 (60.00%) C++
6 11 (55.00%) Python
6 11 (55.00%) Migration
6 11 (55.00%) Docker
7 10 (50.00%) Cryptography
7 10 (50.00%) VPN
7 10 (50.00%) PPTP
7 10 (50.00%) IPsec
7 10 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
7 10 (50.00%) Analytics
7 10 (50.00%) OpenVPN
7 10 (50.00%) Bash Shell
7 10 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (50.00%) Route 53
7 10 (50.00%) PKI
8 9 (45.00%) Data Protection
8 9 (45.00%) TDD
8 9 (45.00%) LAMP
8 9 (45.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (50.00%) Route 53
2 10 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) VPN
1 10 (50.00%) PPTP
1 10 (50.00%) IPsec
1 10 (50.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Maven
2 2 (10.00%) Gradle
3 1 (5.00%) Ant
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Hudson
General
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) LAMP
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 10 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Blog
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 12 (60.00%) CentOS
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) Scrum
4 11 (55.00%) Migration
5 10 (50.00%) Analytics
5 10 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (45.00%) Data Protection
6 9 (45.00%) TDD
6 9 (45.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (10.00%) Kanban
10 1 (5.00%) Line Management
10 1 (5.00%) Open Source
10 1 (5.00%) Change Control
10 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
10 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) PHP
2 12 (60.00%) C++
3 11 (55.00%) Python
4 10 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (15.00%) Ruby
6 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (5.00%) SQL
8 1 (5.00%) C
8 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Docker
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (85.00%) Puppet
2 12 (60.00%) Vagrant
3 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
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