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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 185 175 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.100% 0.054% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.057% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
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
3809 3493 4140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.11% 94.84% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3286 3044 3675
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Puppet
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) JMeter
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
5 2 (25.00%) CentOS
5 2 (25.00%) nginx
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) SMTP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) Ansible
5 2 (25.00%) SaaS
5 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) Regular Expression
6 1 (12.50%) Open Source
6 1 (12.50%) logstash
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) nginx
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) SMTP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JMeter
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Regular Expression
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (12.50%) logstash
4 1 (12.50%) Kibana
4 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle