The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps Engineer
Rank 257 - 259
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.068% - 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% - 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £41,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+20.62% -20.00%
DevOps Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6996 6412 7133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.68% 93.92% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5771 5512 6101
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

DevOps Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Manchester - 2 £41,000 - 1
Cheshire - 2 £46,250 - 3
Lancashire - 1 £37,500 - 2
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (54.55%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (45.45%) CentOS
5 4 (36.36%) Puppet
6 3 (27.27%) Big Data
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
6 3 (27.27%) Route 53
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Ruby
6 3 (27.27%) Ubuntu
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) UNIX
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
7 2 (18.18%) SMTP
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) JIRA
7 2 (18.18%) Maven
7 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) Fedora

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (18.18%) OpenStack
1 2 (18.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
3 3 (27.27%) Route 53
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) SaaS
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (9.09%) ElastiCache
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) SMTP
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) Maven
1 2 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (18.18%) JMeter
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) Hudson
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) CentOS
2 3 (27.27%) Ubuntu
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) Fedora
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
3 2 (18.18%) JVM Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) RUP
4 1 (9.09%) DSDM
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Scala
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) SaltStack
2 2 (18.18%) Rackspace
2 2 (18.18%) RightScale
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