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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 185 251 262
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 47 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.83% 0.16% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.16% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 34 8 3
Median salary £45,000 £38,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,250 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,350 £34,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
5471 6204 6932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.11% 96.65% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4642 4947 5573
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,690 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 3 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 3 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 +41 37 £45,000 +16.12% 13
Cheshire +36 9 £50,000 +5.26%
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 3 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 84 (100.00%) DevOps
2 71 (84.52%) Linux
3 70 (83.33%) Puppet
4 56 (66.67%) Python
5 55 (65.48%) Opscode Chef
6 53 (63.10%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (55.95%) Bash Shell
8 41 (48.81%) Ruby
9 37 (44.05%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (44.05%) Configuration Management
10 36 (42.86%) Shell Script
11 32 (38.10%) Jenkins
12 31 (36.90%) Unix
12 31 (36.90%) Amazon AWS
13 29 (34.52%) OpenStack
14 28 (33.33%) Cobbler
15 24 (28.57%) Java
15 24 (28.57%) SQL
16 22 (26.19%) PHP
17 20 (23.81%) Windows
17 20 (23.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 18 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
18 18 (21.43%) E-Commerce
19 17 (20.24%) .NET
20 16 (19.05%) SaltStack
20 16 (19.05%) JBoss
20 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
20 16 (19.05%) Firewall
20 16 (19.05%) Scrum
21 15 (17.86%) DSDM

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 29 (34.52%) OpenStack
2 16 (19.05%) JBoss
3 15 (17.86%) CloudStack
3 15 (17.86%) WebLogic
3 15 (17.86%) WebSphere
4 11 (13.10%) nginx
5 10 (11.90%) Tomcat
6 7 (8.33%) Apache
7 5 (5.95%) Confluence
8 1 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.19%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (36.90%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (13.10%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (8.33%) Amazon S3
5 6 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (5.95%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (4.76%) CloudFront
8 3 (3.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (2.38%) GitHub
10 1 (1.19%) Engine Yard
10 1 (1.19%) Heroku
10 1 (1.19%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.05%) Firewall
2 13 (15.48%) Internet
3 1 (1.19%) DNS
3 1 (1.19%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.19%) IPsec
3 1 (1.19%) IPv4
3 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.19%) Network Security
3 1 (1.19%) SAN
3 1 (1.19%) SSL
3 1 (1.19%) VLAN
3 1 (1.19%) VoIP
3 1 (1.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
1 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) MySQL
3 3 (3.57%) Redis
4 1 (1.19%) Big Data
4 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 20 (23.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (11.90%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.14%) Vagrant
5 5 (5.95%) JIRA
6 4 (4.76%) Gradle
6 4 (4.76%) Maven
7 1 (1.19%) Ant
7 1 (1.19%) GitLab
7 1 (1.19%) Hudson
7 1 (1.19%) MSI
7 1 (1.19%) Selenium
7 1 (1.19%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.19%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (1.19%) Finance
1 1 (1.19%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.24%) .NET
2 6 (7.14%) ELK Stack
3 3 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.38%) LAMP
4 2 (2.38%) Web Services
5 1 (1.19%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 4 (4.76%) Public Cloud
2 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.38%) Clustering
3 2 (2.38%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.38%) Physics
3 2 (2.38%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.19%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.19%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 71 (84.52%) Linux
2 31 (36.90%) Unix
3 20 (23.81%) Windows
4 13 (15.48%) CentOS
5 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.57%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.19%) SUSE
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (100.00%) DevOps
2 53 (63.10%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (44.05%) Configuration Management
3 37 (44.05%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 18 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 16 (19.05%) Scrum
6 15 (17.86%) DSDM
6 15 (17.86%) ITIL
6 15 (17.86%) OWASP
6 15 (17.86%) RUP
7 10 (11.90%) Open Source
8 7 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.95%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.57%) Information Management
11 2 (2.38%) Migration
11 2 (2.38%) TDD
11 2 (2.38%) Test Automation
12 1 (1.19%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (1.19%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 56 (66.67%) Python
2 47 (55.95%) Bash Shell
3 41 (48.81%) Ruby
4 36 (42.86%) Shell Script
5 24 (28.57%) Java
5 24 (28.57%) SQL
6 22 (26.19%) PHP
7 7 (8.33%) Perl
8 6 (7.14%) C
8 6 (7.14%) C++
9 1 (1.19%) C#
9 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (13.10%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 15 (17.86%) vSphere
1 15 (17.86%) Xen
1 15 (17.86%) XenServer
2 6 (7.14%) Docker
3 5 (5.95%) Ceph
4 4 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.57%) vCloud
6 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 70 (83.33%) Puppet
2 55 (65.48%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (33.33%) Cobbler
4 15 (17.86%) Tivoli
5 13 (15.48%) Ansible
6 4 (4.76%) HAProxy
7 3 (3.57%) CFEngine
7 3 (3.57%) Packer
8 1 (1.19%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.19%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.19%) Mesos
8 1 (1.19%) Nagios
8 1 (1.19%) yum
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 16 (19.05%) SaltStack
2 15 (17.86%) EnterpriseDB
2 15 (17.86%) Oracle
3 11 (13.10%) Red Hat
4 7 (8.33%) VMware
5 6 (7.14%) New Relic
6 4 (4.76%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.38%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.19%) BMC
8 1 (1.19%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.19%) HP
8 1 (1.19%) Veeam
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