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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 194 239 250
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 40 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 0.28% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.29% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 5
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £35,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
5397 6184 6861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.51% 96.78% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4578 5042 5525
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +25 32 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Cheshire +42 5 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Merseyside - 1 £35,000 -
DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 89 (100.00%) DevOps
2 76 (85.39%) Linux
3 69 (77.53%) Puppet
4 62 (69.66%) Opscode Chef
5 61 (68.54%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (65.17%) Python
7 48 (53.93%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (53.93%) Bash Shell
8 47 (52.81%) Ruby
9 44 (49.44%) Configuration Management
10 41 (46.07%) Shell Script
11 38 (42.70%) Unix
12 37 (41.57%) OpenStack
13 36 (40.45%) Cobbler
14 34 (38.20%) SQL
15 31 (34.83%) Windows
16 29 (32.58%) Microsoft
16 29 (32.58%) Amazon AWS
17 28 (31.46%) .NET
18 25 (28.09%) Scrum
19 24 (26.97%) Firewall
19 24 (26.97%) JBoss
20 23 (25.84%) RUP
20 23 (25.84%) DSDM
20 23 (25.84%) Oracle
20 23 (25.84%) WebLogic
20 23 (25.84%) ITIL
20 23 (25.84%) Tivoli
20 23 (25.84%) EnterpriseDB
20 23 (25.84%) vSphere

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 37 (41.57%) OpenStack
2 24 (26.97%) JBoss
3 23 (25.84%) CloudStack
3 23 (25.84%) WebLogic
3 23 (25.84%) WebSphere
4 12 (13.48%) nginx
5 7 (7.87%) Tomcat
6 6 (6.74%) Apache
7 5 (5.62%) Confluence
8 1 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (32.58%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (12.36%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.99%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (6.74%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (6.74%) Amazon S3
5 5 (5.62%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (5.62%) CloudFront
6 4 (4.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (4.49%) IaaS
7 3 (3.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (3.37%) Route 53
8 2 (2.25%) GitHub
8 2 (2.25%) PaaS
8 2 (2.25%) SaaS
9 1 (1.12%) Engine Yard
9 1 (1.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.97%) Firewall
2 7 (7.87%) Internet
3 3 (3.37%) DNS
3 3 (3.37%) VLAN
4 2 (2.25%) DHCP
4 2 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.12%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.12%) IPsec
5 1 (1.12%) IPv4
5 1 (1.12%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.12%) Network Security
5 1 (1.12%) SAN
5 1 (1.12%) SSL
5 1 (1.12%) VoIP
5 1 (1.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.99%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.74%) MySQL
4 4 (4.49%) Redis
5 3 (3.37%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.12%) Big Data
7 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (24.72%) Jenkins
2 15 (16.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (12.36%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.87%) Vagrant
5 5 (5.62%) JIRA
6 3 (3.37%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.37%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.12%) GitLab
7 1 (1.12%) Hudson
7 1 (1.12%) MSI
7 1 (1.12%) NuGet
General
1 5 (5.62%) Finance
2 1 (1.12%) Electronics
2 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.12%) Marketing
2 1 (1.12%) Retail
2 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (31.46%) .NET
2 6 (6.74%) ELK Stack
2 6 (6.74%) Web Services
3 4 (4.49%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.25%) JSON
4 2 (2.25%) Node.js
4 2 (2.25%) OAuth
4 2 (2.25%) REST
4 2 (2.25%) SOAP
5 1 (1.12%) MCollective
5 1 (1.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.49%) Public Cloud
2 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.25%) Clustering
3 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.25%) iPad
3 2 (2.25%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.12%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.12%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 76 (85.39%) Linux
2 38 (42.70%) Unix
3 31 (34.83%) Windows
4 12 (13.48%) CentOS
5 4 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.37%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.25%) Android
7 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.12%) SUSE
8 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (100.00%) DevOps
2 61 (68.54%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (53.93%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (49.44%) Configuration Management
5 25 (28.09%) Scrum
6 23 (25.84%) DSDM
6 23 (25.84%) ITIL
6 23 (25.84%) OWASP
6 23 (25.84%) RUP
7 14 (15.73%) E-Commerce
8 13 (14.61%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (11.24%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.99%) Open Source
11 5 (5.62%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (5.62%) TDD
12 4 (4.49%) Test Automation
13 3 (3.37%) Code Coverage
13 3 (3.37%) Information Management
14 2 (2.25%) Data Management
14 2 (2.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 58 (65.17%) Python
2 48 (53.93%) Bash Shell
3 47 (52.81%) Ruby
4 41 (46.07%) Shell Script
5 34 (38.20%) SQL
6 19 (21.35%) Java
7 14 (15.73%) PHP
8 7 (7.87%) C++
8 7 (7.87%) Perl
9 5 (5.62%) C
10 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
11 3 (3.37%) C#
12 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 23 (25.84%) vSphere
1 23 (25.84%) Xen
1 23 (25.84%) XenServer
2 6 (6.74%) Docker
3 5 (5.62%) Ceph
3 5 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.37%) vCloud
5 2 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.12%) NFS
Systems Management
1 69 (77.53%) Puppet
2 62 (69.66%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (40.45%) Cobbler
4 23 (25.84%) Tivoli
5 17 (19.10%) Ansible
6 5 (5.62%) HAProxy
7 4 (4.49%) Packer
8 3 (3.37%) CFEngine
8 3 (3.37%) Nagios
9 1 (1.12%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.12%) Mesos
9 1 (1.12%) yum
Vendors
1 29 (32.58%) Microsoft
2 23 (25.84%) EnterpriseDB
2 23 (25.84%) Oracle
3 10 (11.24%) Red Hat
3 10 (11.24%) SaltStack
4 7 (7.87%) VMware
5 6 (6.74%) New Relic
6 5 (5.62%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.25%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.12%) BMC
8 1 (1.12%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.12%) HP
8 1 (1.12%) SAP
8 1 (1.12%) Veeam
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