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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 204 244 240
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 40 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.70% 0.087% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.090% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 34 6 2
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
5465 6672 6306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.93% 96.56% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4584 5653 5289
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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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 +52 36 £48,750 +30.00% 9
Cheshire +16 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Lancashire - 3 £30,000 -
Merseyside - 3 £30,000 -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 80 (100.00%) DevOps
2 56 (70.00%) Linux
3 51 (63.75%) Puppet
4 39 (48.75%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (42.50%) Java
6 33 (41.25%) Amazon AWS
7 32 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 32 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
8 31 (38.75%) Python
9 28 (35.00%) Bash Shell
10 27 (33.75%) PHP
11 26 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (28.75%) Configuration Management
13 22 (27.50%) E-Commerce
13 22 (27.50%) Git (software)
14 20 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
15 19 (23.75%) Maven
16 18 (22.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 18 (22.50%) SQL
17 17 (21.25%) Ruby
17 17 (21.25%) SaltStack
18 15 (18.75%) CentOS
18 15 (18.75%) MySQL
19 13 (16.25%) Internet
19 13 (16.25%) Open Source
20 12 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
20 12 (15.00%) Red Hat
20 12 (15.00%) Shell Script
21 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
21 11 (13.75%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (13.75%) Apache
1 11 (13.75%) nginx
1 11 (13.75%) OpenStack
2 9 (11.25%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.25%) Node.js
4 4 (5.00%) CloudStack
4 4 (5.00%) JBoss
4 4 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.75%) Confluence
6 2 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.25%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.25%) IIS
7 1 (1.25%) JCAPS
Cloud Services
1 33 (41.25%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (13.75%) Amazon S3
4 8 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (7.50%) Route 53
6 3 (3.75%) Amazon Glacier
6 3 (3.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (2.50%) CloudFront
7 2 (2.50%) GitHub
8 1 (1.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.25%) Internet
2 7 (8.75%) Firewall
3 4 (5.00%) Network Security
4 3 (3.75%) DHCP
4 3 (3.75%) DNS
4 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.50%) IPsec
5 2 (2.50%) OpenVPN
5 2 (2.50%) PPTP
5 2 (2.50%) VPN
6 1 (1.25%) SSL
6 1 (1.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.75%) MySQL
2 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
3 10 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (7.50%) Redis
5 3 (3.75%) Big Data
5 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 22 (27.50%) Git (software)
3 19 (23.75%) Maven
4 18 (22.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (13.75%) Vagrant
6 10 (12.50%) Gradle
7 6 (7.50%) Ant
8 3 (3.75%) JIRA
9 2 (2.50%) Hudson
10 1 (1.25%) ClearCase
10 1 (1.25%) Selenium
10 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 6 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (1.25%) Legal
3 1 (1.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.75%) Web Services
2 8 (10.00%) J2EE
3 6 (7.50%) AngularJS
3 6 (7.50%) LAMP
3 6 (7.50%) RESTful
3 6 (7.50%) Spring
3 6 (7.50%) Spring MVC
4 4 (5.00%) .NET
4 4 (5.00%) ELK Stack
4 4 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (3.75%) JSON
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.25%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Fintech
1 6 (7.50%) User Experience
2 3 (3.75%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.75%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.50%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.50%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.50%) Physics
3 2 (2.50%) PKI
3 2 (2.50%) Replication
3 2 (2.50%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 56 (70.00%) Linux
2 15 (18.75%) CentOS
3 11 (13.75%) Unix
4 10 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (12.50%) Windows
5 3 (3.75%) Debian
6 2 (2.50%) Android
6 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.50%) Fedora
6 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (100.00%) DevOps
2 39 (48.75%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (28.75%) Configuration Management
5 22 (27.50%) E-Commerce
6 20 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (16.25%) Open Source
8 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.75%) Scrum
10 6 (7.50%) MVC
11 4 (5.00%) DSDM
11 4 (5.00%) High Availability
11 4 (5.00%) ITIL
11 4 (5.00%) Load Balancing
11 4 (5.00%) Migration
11 4 (5.00%) OWASP
11 4 (5.00%) RUP
12 3 (3.75%) Auto-Scaling
12 3 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.75%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (42.50%) Java
2 31 (38.75%) Python
3 28 (35.00%) Bash Shell
4 27 (33.75%) PHP
5 18 (22.50%) SQL
6 17 (21.25%) Ruby
7 12 (15.00%) Shell Script
8 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
9 6 (7.50%) C++
10 4 (5.00%) Perl
11 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Docker
2 8 (10.00%) vSphere
3 4 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.00%) Xen
3 4 (5.00%) XenServer
4 2 (2.50%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.25%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 51 (63.75%) Puppet
2 32 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (10.00%) Ansible
4 7 (8.75%) Cobbler
5 4 (5.00%) Tivoli
6 3 (3.75%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.50%) logstash
7 2 (2.50%) yum
8 1 (1.25%) Packer
Vendors
1 17 (21.25%) SaltStack
2 12 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (11.25%) VMware
4 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.25%) Oracle
6 4 (5.00%) EnterpriseDB
6 4 (5.00%) New Relic
6 4 (5.00%) Rackspace
7 3 (3.75%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.75%) RightScale
8 2 (2.50%) Splunk
9 1 (1.25%) Endeca
9 1 (1.25%) Facebook
9 1 (1.25%) FatWire
9 1 (1.25%) hybris
9 1 (1.25%) Twitter
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