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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps Engineer
Rank 254 250 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.054% 0.030% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.031% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
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
7003 6452 7715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.38% 95.26% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6026 5454 6812
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 £24,709 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 17 December 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 -22 3 £47,500 -20.83%
Lancashire - 1 £40,000 -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (44.44%) Puppet
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) SMTP
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) JMeter
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) CentOS
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) WebLogic

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (22.22%) SaaS
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (11.11%) ElastiCache
4 1 (11.11%) Route 53
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) SMTP
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JMeter
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) RUP
3 1 (11.11%) DSDM
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle