The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had DevOps Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 182 235 244
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 49 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.90% 0.21% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.22% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 37 9 5
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £41,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +4.16%
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
5306 5956 6872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.18% 96.44% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4510 4791 5510
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title.

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 30 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +39 38 £43,750 +16.66% 11
Cheshire +38 8 £48,750 +2.63% 2
Merseyside - 1 £60,000 -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 91 (100.00%) DevOps
2 76 (83.52%) Linux
3 72 (79.12%) Puppet
4 60 (65.93%) Opscode Chef
4 60 (65.93%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (63.74%) Python
6 49 (53.85%) Bash Shell
7 44 (48.35%) Continuous Integration
8 43 (47.25%) Ruby
9 41 (45.05%) Configuration Management
10 39 (42.86%) Shell Script
11 35 (38.46%) Unix
12 33 (36.26%) Amazon AWS
12 33 (36.26%) OpenStack
13 32 (35.16%) Cobbler
14 31 (34.07%) SQL
15 29 (31.87%) Jenkins
16 26 (28.57%) Windows
17 25 (27.47%) Java
18 24 (26.37%) .NET
19 23 (25.27%) Microsoft
20 21 (23.08%) Scrum
21 20 (21.98%) Firewall
21 20 (21.98%) JBoss
22 19 (20.88%) RUP
22 19 (20.88%) Oracle
22 19 (20.88%) WebLogic
22 19 (20.88%) PHP
22 19 (20.88%) ITIL
22 19 (20.88%) Tivoli

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (36.26%) OpenStack
2 20 (21.98%) JBoss
3 19 (20.88%) CloudStack
3 19 (20.88%) WebLogic
3 19 (20.88%) WebSphere
4 13 (14.29%) nginx
5 10 (10.99%) Tomcat
6 6 (6.59%) Apache
6 6 (6.59%) Confluence
7 2 (2.20%) Node.js
8 1 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (36.26%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (12.09%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (9.89%) Amazon ELB
5 7 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (7.69%) Amazon S3
6 6 (6.59%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (5.49%) CloudFront
8 4 (4.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (3.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (3.30%) IaaS
9 3 (3.30%) Route 53
10 2 (2.20%) GitHub
10 2 (2.20%) PaaS
10 2 (2.20%) SaaS
11 1 (1.10%) Engine Yard
11 1 (1.10%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.98%) Firewall
2 10 (10.99%) Internet
3 3 (3.30%) DNS
3 3 (3.30%) VLAN
4 2 (2.20%) DHCP
4 2 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.10%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.10%) IPsec
5 1 (1.10%) IPv4
5 1 (1.10%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.10%) Network Security
5 1 (1.10%) SAN
5 1 (1.10%) SSL
5 1 (1.10%) VoIP
5 1 (1.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (8.79%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.69%) MySQL
4 4 (4.40%) Redis
5 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.10%) Big Data
7 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (31.87%) Jenkins
2 19 (20.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.69%) Vagrant
5 6 (6.59%) JIRA
6 3 (3.30%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.30%) TestComplete
7 2 (2.20%) Gradle
7 2 (2.20%) Maven
8 1 (1.10%) GitLab
8 1 (1.10%) Hudson
8 1 (1.10%) MSI
8 1 (1.10%) Selenium
General
1 5 (5.49%) Finance
2 1 (1.10%) Electronics
2 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.10%) Marketing
2 1 (1.10%) Retail
2 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.37%) .NET
2 7 (7.69%) ELK Stack
3 5 (5.49%) Web Services
4 4 (4.40%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.10%) JSON
5 1 (1.10%) MCollective
5 1 (1.10%) Middleware
5 1 (1.10%) OAuth
5 1 (1.10%) REST
5 1 (1.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.40%) Public Cloud
2 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.20%) Clustering
3 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.20%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.10%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.10%) iPad
4 1 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 76 (83.52%) Linux
2 35 (38.46%) Unix
3 26 (28.57%) Windows
4 14 (15.38%) CentOS
5 4 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.30%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.20%) Android
7 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.10%) SUSE
8 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (100.00%) DevOps
2 60 (65.93%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (48.35%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (45.05%) Configuration Management
5 21 (23.08%) Scrum
6 19 (20.88%) DSDM
6 19 (20.88%) ITIL
6 19 (20.88%) OWASP
6 19 (20.88%) RUP
7 17 (18.68%) E-Commerce
8 15 (16.48%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (12.09%) Software Engineering
10 9 (9.89%) Open Source
11 5 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (4.40%) TDD
12 4 (4.40%) Test Automation
13 3 (3.30%) Code Coverage
13 3 (3.30%) Information Management
14 2 (2.20%) Business Intelligence
14 2 (2.20%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 58 (63.74%) Python
2 49 (53.85%) Bash Shell
3 43 (47.25%) Ruby
4 39 (42.86%) Shell Script
5 31 (34.07%) SQL
6 25 (27.47%) Java
7 19 (20.88%) PHP
8 8 (8.79%) C++
9 7 (7.69%) Perl
10 6 (6.59%) C
11 4 (4.40%) JavaScript
12 3 (3.30%) C#
13 2 (2.20%) Scala
14 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
System Software
1 19 (20.88%) vSphere
1 19 (20.88%) Xen
1 19 (20.88%) XenServer
2 8 (8.79%) Docker
3 5 (5.49%) Ceph
4 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.30%) vCloud
6 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.10%) NFS
Systems Management
1 72 (79.12%) Puppet
2 60 (65.93%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (35.16%) Cobbler
4 19 (20.88%) Tivoli
5 17 (18.68%) Ansible
6 5 (5.49%) HAProxy
7 4 (4.40%) Packer
8 3 (3.30%) CFEngine
8 3 (3.30%) Nagios
9 1 (1.10%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.10%) Mesos
9 1 (1.10%) yum
Vendors
1 23 (25.27%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.88%) EnterpriseDB
2 19 (20.88%) Oracle
3 14 (15.38%) SaltStack
4 10 (10.99%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.69%) New Relic
6 6 (6.59%) VMware
7 5 (5.49%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.20%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.10%) BMC
9 1 (1.10%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.10%) HP
9 1 (1.10%) SAP
9 1 (1.10%) Veeam
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Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Up to £38,000
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: benefits
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Salary: competitive
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