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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 223 251 -
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 31 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.082% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.086% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 0
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%
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
6429 6960 6464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.60% 94.84% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5344 5645 5548
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +19 21 £37,500 -8.53% 4
Cheshire +11 8 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Merseyside - 1 £67,500 -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 42 (100.00%) DevOps
2 34 (80.95%) Puppet
3 30 (71.43%) Linux
4 24 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (57.14%) CentOS
5 23 (54.76%) Vagrant
6 21 (50.00%) Python
7 20 (47.62%) PHP
8 19 (45.24%) Amazon ELB
9 18 (42.86%) Route 53
9 18 (42.86%) MySQL
10 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (38.10%) Configuration Management
11 16 (38.10%) Jenkins
12 15 (35.71%) Docker
12 15 (35.71%) Bash Shell
12 15 (35.71%) C++
12 15 (35.71%) Java
13 13 (30.95%) Migration
13 13 (30.95%) Ruby
14 12 (28.57%) PKI
14 12 (28.57%) Cryptography
14 12 (28.57%) IPsec
14 12 (28.57%) Scrum
14 12 (28.57%) PPTP
14 12 (28.57%) VPN
14 12 (28.57%) Open Source
14 12 (28.57%) OpenVPN
14 12 (28.57%) Analytics
14 12 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (11.90%) Apache
1 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.52%) Node.js
3 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.14%) Jetty
3 3 (7.14%) nginx
4 2 (4.76%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (45.24%) Amazon ELB
3 18 (42.86%) Route 53
4 8 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (16.67%) Amazon S3
6 3 (7.14%) SaaS
6 3 (7.14%) PaaS
7 1 (2.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) VPN
1 12 (28.57%) PPTP
1 12 (28.57%) IPsec
1 12 (28.57%) OpenVPN
2 7 (16.67%) Firewall
2 7 (16.67%) DNS
2 7 (16.67%) DHCP
3 6 (14.29%) Network Security
4 3 (7.14%) HTTP
5 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.38%) Internet
5 1 (2.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) MySQL
2 5 (11.90%) Big Data
3 4 (9.52%) Redis
4 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 10 (23.81%) Maven
3 7 (16.67%) Hudson
4 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 3 (7.14%) JUnit
6 2 (4.76%) ClearCase
6 2 (4.76%) Subversion
6 2 (4.76%) Gradle
7 1 (2.38%) Selenium
7 1 (2.38%) Ant
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
1 2 (4.76%) Legal
1 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) LAMP
2 4 (9.52%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) Servlets
3 3 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.38%) Kafka
4 1 (2.38%) .NET
4 1 (2.38%) J2EE
4 1 (2.38%) Spring
4 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Cryptography
1 12 (28.57%) PKI
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 30 (71.43%) Linux
2 24 (57.14%) CentOS
3 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Debian
4 3 (7.14%) UNIX
5 2 (4.76%) Windows
5 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.38%) AIX
6 1 (2.38%) Solaris
6 1 (2.38%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) DevOps
2 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (38.10%) Configuration Management
4 13 (30.95%) Migration
5 12 (28.57%) Scrum
5 12 (28.57%) Open Source
5 12 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (28.57%) Analytics
5 12 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (26.19%) Data Protection
6 11 (26.19%) TDD
7 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
8 7 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
9 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
10 3 (7.14%) Performance Testing
10 3 (7.14%) JVM Tuning
11 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
12 1 (2.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) Python
2 20 (47.62%) PHP
3 15 (35.71%) C++
3 15 (35.71%) Java
3 15 (35.71%) Bash Shell
4 13 (30.95%) Ruby
5 3 (7.14%) Perl
5 3 (7.14%) SQL
6 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) C#
7 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 15 (35.71%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.38%) KVM
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 34 (80.95%) Puppet
2 23 (54.76%) Vagrant
3 11 (26.19%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.14%) Ansible
5 1 (2.38%) logstash
5 1 (2.38%) Zenoss
5 1 (2.38%) yum
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Red Hat
2 7 (16.67%) RightScale
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.38%) Splunk
5 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.38%) New Relic
5 1 (2.38%) SaltStack
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