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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 242 239 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.061% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.065% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £42,750 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
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
6617 6182 7174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.13% 94.85% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5490 5121 6055
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +1 6 £41,500 -30.83% 2
Cheshire - 3 £47,500 - 1
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 11 (84.62%) Puppet
3 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (53.85%) Linux
5 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (38.46%) MySQL
7 4 (30.77%) Web Services
7 4 (30.77%) Apache
7 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
7 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
8 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (23.08%) CentOS
8 3 (23.08%) Python
8 3 (23.08%) Scrum
8 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (23.08%) Ansible
9 2 (15.38%) VMware
9 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
9 2 (15.38%) SLA
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
9 2 (15.38%) IIS
9 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
9 2 (15.38%) Windows
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 2 (15.38%) Java
9 2 (15.38%) SQL
9 2 (15.38%) .NET
9 2 (15.38%) nginx
9 2 (15.38%) Kanban

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) nginx
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Route 53
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Hudson
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) CentOS
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Kanban
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) RUP
4 1 (7.69%) DSDM
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
2 3 (23.08%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) Puppet
2 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (23.08%) Ansible
4 1 (7.69%) logstash
4 1 (7.69%) Kibana
4 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
4 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
techfolk Ltd
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Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexi Time
Posted: 22 days ago