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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Operations Engineer
England / North West
Rank 150 204 247
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 97 33 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.64% 0.61% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 0.63% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 83 30 5
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £30,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%

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
5700 5221 6606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.54% 95.96% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4795 4390 5650
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +35 81 £52,000 +4.00% 8
Cheshire +17 10 £39,750 -27.72% 1
Merseyside -8 5 £65,000 +116.66% 2
DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 155 (100.00%) DevOps
2 110 (70.97%) Puppet
3 107 (69.03%) Linux
4 93 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
5 82 (52.90%) Configuration Management
6 80 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (45.81%) Continuous Integration
8 67 (43.23%) Python
9 60 (38.71%) Ruby
10 58 (37.42%) Jenkins
11 54 (34.84%) SQL
12 48 (30.97%) Windows
13 46 (29.68%) Unix
14 45 (29.03%) Ansible
15 44 (28.39%) Amazon AWS
15 44 (28.39%) Bash Shell
16 41 (26.45%) Scrum
17 37 (23.87%) Oracle
18 35 (22.58%) Java
19 34 (21.94%) OpenStack
20 33 (21.29%) .NET
21 32 (20.65%) Microsoft
21 32 (20.65%) Shell Script
22 31 (20.00%) DSDM
22 31 (20.00%) Xen
22 31 (20.00%) CloudStack
22 31 (20.00%) vSphere
22 31 (20.00%) XenServer
22 31 (20.00%) EnterpriseDB
23 29 (18.71%) PowerShell

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 34 (21.94%) OpenStack
2 31 (20.00%) CloudStack
3 26 (16.77%) WebLogic
4 20 (12.90%) JBoss
4 20 (12.90%) WebSphere
5 10 (6.45%) IIS
6 9 (5.81%) Apache
7 7 (4.52%) nginx
7 7 (4.52%) Tomcat
8 5 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (28.39%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.87%) IaaS
3 6 (3.87%) PaaS
3 6 (3.87%) SaaS
4 5 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.23%) GitHub
5 3 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.94%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.29%) Office 365
6 2 (1.29%) Sumo Logic
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.65%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.65%) Heroku
7 1 (0.65%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.48%) Firewall
2 8 (5.16%) HTTP
3 4 (2.58%) DNS
3 4 (2.58%) Kerberos
3 4 (2.58%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.94%) Internet
4 3 (1.94%) SSL
5 2 (1.29%) DHCP
5 2 (1.29%) Network Security
5 2 (1.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.03%) MongoDB
2 10 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.52%) MySQL
4 5 (3.23%) Redis
5 4 (2.58%) Big Data
6 3 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.29%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.29%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 58 (37.42%) Jenkins
2 27 (17.42%) Git (software)
3 16 (10.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (10.32%) TeamCity
4 15 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (7.74%) Vagrant
6 11 (7.10%) Gradle
6 11 (7.10%) Subversion
7 8 (5.16%) Mercurial
8 7 (4.52%) ClearCase
8 7 (4.52%) Maven
9 6 (3.87%) Ant
10 5 (3.23%) CruiseControl
10 5 (3.23%) Hudson
10 5 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (2.58%) NuGet
11 4 (2.58%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (2.58%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (1.94%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.94%) Travis CI
General
1 16 (10.32%) Finance
2 5 (3.23%) Electronics
2 5 (3.23%) Retail
3 4 (2.58%) Games
3 4 (2.58%) Marketing
4 3 (1.94%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (21.29%) .NET
2 11 (7.10%) Web Services
3 6 (3.87%) REST
4 5 (3.23%) Node.js
5 3 (1.94%) Play Framework
5 3 (1.94%) Servlets
6 2 (1.29%) LAMP
6 2 (1.29%) WSGI
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.65%) CSS
7 1 (0.65%) HTML
7 1 (0.65%) HTML5
7 1 (0.65%) JSON
7 1 (0.65%) Kafka
7 1 (0.65%) OpenVZ
7 1 (0.65%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.65%) Sphinx
7 1 (0.65%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.23%) Computer Science
1 5 (3.23%) iPad
2 3 (1.94%) Blockchain
3 2 (1.29%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.65%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 107 (69.03%) Linux
2 48 (30.97%) Windows
3 46 (29.68%) Unix
4 19 (12.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (10.97%) CentOS
6 10 (6.45%) Debian
7 9 (5.81%) Windows Server
8 4 (2.58%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.29%) VMS
10 1 (0.65%) Fedora
10 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (100.00%) DevOps
2 82 (52.90%) Configuration Management
3 80 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (45.81%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (26.45%) Scrum
6 31 (20.00%) DSDM
7 27 (17.42%) RUP
8 20 (12.90%) ITIL
8 20 (12.90%) OWASP
9 11 (7.10%) E-Commerce
10 8 (5.16%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (5.16%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (5.16%) High Availability
10 8 (5.16%) Open Source
11 6 (3.87%) Kanban
11 6 (3.87%) SDLC
12 5 (3.23%) Analytics
12 5 (3.23%) Load Testing
12 5 (3.23%) Software Deployment
12 5 (3.23%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 67 (43.23%) Python
2 60 (38.71%) Ruby
3 54 (34.84%) SQL
4 44 (28.39%) Bash Shell
5 35 (22.58%) Java
6 32 (20.65%) Shell Script
7 29 (18.71%) PowerShell
8 15 (9.68%) Perl
9 12 (7.74%) C#
10 9 (5.81%) Groovy
11 5 (3.23%) Scala
12 4 (2.58%) Go
12 4 (2.58%) PHP
13 3 (1.94%) JavaScript
14 2 (1.29%) C
14 2 (1.29%) C++
14 2 (1.29%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.65%) Erlang
15 1 (0.65%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 31 (20.00%) vSphere
1 31 (20.00%) Xen
1 31 (20.00%) XenServer
2 23 (14.84%) Docker
3 13 (8.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (5.16%) vCloud
5 7 (4.52%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.23%) Active Directory
6 5 (3.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 110 (70.97%) Puppet
2 93 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (29.03%) Ansible
4 28 (18.06%) Cobbler
5 27 (17.42%) Tivoli
6 16 (10.32%) Salt
7 11 (7.10%) Terraform
8 4 (2.58%) HAProxy
8 4 (2.58%) Packer
9 2 (1.29%) Rundeck
9 2 (1.29%) SCCM
10 1 (0.65%) Icinga
10 1 (0.65%) Kibana
10 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.65%) logstash
10 1 (0.65%) Mesos
10 1 (0.65%) Nagios
10 1 (0.65%) Rancher
10 1 (0.65%) rkt
Vendors
1 37 (23.87%) Oracle
2 32 (20.65%) Microsoft
3 31 (20.00%) EnterpriseDB
4 20 (12.90%) Red Hat
5 18 (11.61%) VMware
6 7 (4.52%) Atlassian
6 7 (4.52%) Google
7 6 (3.87%) SaltStack
8 4 (2.58%) AppDynamics
8 4 (2.58%) NetApp
9 3 (1.94%) SAP
9 3 (1.94%) Splunk
10 2 (1.29%) Aquila
11 1 (0.65%) Apple
11 1 (0.65%) Citrix
11 1 (0.65%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.65%) Guidewire
11 1 (0.65%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.65%) Talend
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: life assurance, bonus scheme, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Aquila Heywood
Posted: 12 days ago