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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Operations Engineer
England / North West
Rank 152 197 247
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 94 42 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.58% 0.74% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 0.77% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 82 35 7
Median salary £53,750 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%

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
5738 5484 6747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.70% 96.62% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4784 4618 5602
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 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +22 84 £52,500 +10.52% 17
Merseyside 0 5 £60,000 +100.00%
Cheshire +19 4 £51,250 +2.50%
DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 168 (100.00%) DevOps
2 113 (67.26%) Puppet
3 110 (65.48%) Linux
4 99 (58.93%) Opscode Chef
5 97 (57.74%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (51.19%) Configuration Management
7 81 (48.21%) Continuous Integration
8 74 (44.05%) Python
9 67 (39.88%) Jenkins
10 61 (36.31%) Ruby
11 57 (33.93%) SQL
12 53 (31.55%) Unix
12 53 (31.55%) Ansible
13 50 (29.76%) Scrum
14 49 (29.17%) Windows
15 47 (27.98%) Amazon AWS
16 46 (27.38%) Bash Shell
17 42 (25.00%) Oracle
18 36 (21.43%) OpenStack
18 36 (21.43%) Docker
19 35 (20.83%) PowerShell
19 35 (20.83%) Java
20 33 (19.64%) DSDM
20 33 (19.64%) Shell Script
20 33 (19.64%) Xen
20 33 (19.64%) CloudStack
21 32 (19.05%) XenServer
21 32 (19.05%) vSphere
21 32 (19.05%) EnterpriseDB
22 29 (17.26%) Cobbler

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 36 (21.43%) OpenStack
2 33 (19.64%) CloudStack
3 23 (13.69%) WebLogic
4 18 (10.71%) WebSphere
5 17 (10.12%) JBoss
6 10 (5.95%) IIS
7 8 (4.76%) Tomcat
8 6 (3.57%) Apache
9 5 (2.98%) nginx
10 4 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.60%) Jetty
11 1 (0.60%) Mongrel
Applications
1 5 (2.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (27.98%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (13.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.76%) IaaS
3 8 (4.76%) PaaS
4 6 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.98%) GitHub
5 5 (2.98%) SaaS
6 4 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.38%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.19%) Heroku
7 2 (1.19%) Office 365
7 2 (1.19%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.60%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.60%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.10%) Firewall
2 8 (4.76%) HTTP
3 7 (4.17%) Kerberos
4 4 (2.38%) DNS
4 4 (2.38%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.79%) Internet
5 3 (1.79%) SSL
6 2 (1.19%) DHCP
6 2 (1.19%) Network Security
6 2 (1.19%) SAN
7 1 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 11 (6.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.57%) MySQL
4 5 (2.98%) Big Data
4 5 (2.98%) Redis
5 4 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.79%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.19%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.19%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.19%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 67 (39.88%) Jenkins
2 27 (16.07%) Git (software)
3 17 (10.12%) TeamCity
4 15 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (8.93%) Vagrant
5 14 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (7.14%) Subversion
7 11 (6.55%) Gradle
8 8 (4.76%) Maven
8 8 (4.76%) Mercurial
8 8 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (4.17%) Bitbucket
9 7 (4.17%) ClearCase
10 6 (3.57%) Ant
10 6 (3.57%) Hudson
11 5 (2.98%) CruiseControl
12 4 (2.38%) NuGet
12 4 (2.38%) Selenium
12 4 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (8.93%) Finance
2 5 (2.98%) Retail
3 3 (1.79%) Electronics
3 3 (1.79%) Games
4 2 (1.19%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.19%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Advertising
5 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.88%) .NET
2 11 (6.55%) Web Services
3 6 (3.57%) REST
4 4 (2.38%) Node.js
5 3 (1.79%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (1.79%) Play Framework
6 2 (1.19%) Kafka
6 2 (1.19%) LAMP
6 2 (1.19%) Servlets
6 2 (1.19%) WSGI
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.60%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.60%) OpenVZ
7 1 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.60%) Sphinx
7 1 (0.60%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.57%) iPad
2 5 (2.98%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.79%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 110 (65.48%) Linux
2 53 (31.55%) Unix
3 49 (29.17%) Windows
4 20 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (11.31%) CentOS
6 12 (7.14%) Debian
7 9 (5.36%) Windows Server
8 6 (3.57%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.60%) Fedora
9 1 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (100.00%) DevOps
2 97 (57.74%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (51.19%) Configuration Management
4 81 (48.21%) Continuous Integration
5 50 (29.76%) Scrum
6 33 (19.64%) DSDM
7 29 (17.26%) RUP
8 18 (10.71%) OWASP
9 17 (10.12%) ITIL
10 11 (6.55%) E-Commerce
11 10 (5.95%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (5.95%) High Availability
12 9 (5.36%) Analytics
12 9 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (4.76%) Open Source
13 8 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (4.17%) Kanban
15 6 (3.57%) Data Protection
16 5 (2.98%) Capacity Planning
16 5 (2.98%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (44.05%) Python
2 61 (36.31%) Ruby
3 57 (33.93%) SQL
4 46 (27.38%) Bash Shell
5 35 (20.83%) Java
5 35 (20.83%) PowerShell
6 33 (19.64%) Shell Script
7 14 (8.33%) Perl
8 9 (5.36%) Groovy
9 7 (4.17%) JavaScript
10 6 (3.57%) C#
11 5 (2.98%) Go
12 4 (2.38%) PHP
12 4 (2.38%) Scala
13 2 (1.19%) C
13 2 (1.19%) C++
13 2 (1.19%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.60%) Erlang
14 1 (0.60%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (5.36%) Degree
2 2 (1.19%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 36 (21.43%) Docker
2 33 (19.64%) Xen
3 32 (19.05%) vSphere
3 32 (19.05%) XenServer
4 21 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (4.76%) vCloud
6 6 (3.57%) Hyper-V
7 5 (2.98%) Active Directory
7 5 (2.98%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 113 (67.26%) Puppet
2 99 (58.93%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (31.55%) Ansible
4 29 (17.26%) Cobbler
4 29 (17.26%) Tivoli
5 16 (9.52%) Salt
6 15 (8.93%) Terraform
7 11 (6.55%) Packer
8 3 (1.79%) Kibana
8 3 (1.79%) logstash
9 2 (1.19%) Icinga
9 2 (1.19%) Nagios
9 2 (1.19%) Rundeck
9 2 (1.19%) SCCM
10 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.60%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.60%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.60%) Mesos
10 1 (0.60%) Rancher
10 1 (0.60%) rkt
Vendors
1 42 (25.00%) Oracle
2 32 (19.05%) EnterpriseDB
3 26 (15.48%) Microsoft
3 26 (15.48%) Red Hat
3 26 (15.48%) VMware
4 8 (4.76%) Google
5 5 (2.98%) Aquila
5 5 (2.98%) Atlassian
5 5 (2.98%) SaltStack
6 4 (2.38%) AppDynamics
6 4 (2.38%) NetApp
7 2 (1.19%) Cisco
7 2 (1.19%) Splunk
8 1 (0.60%) Apple
8 1 (0.60%) Citrix
8 1 (0.60%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.60%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.60%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.60%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.60%) Talend
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Huge Benefit Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £65,490
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Linux Recruit
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Morson International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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