The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 77 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 1 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.13% 1.33% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 1.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 0
Average salary £42,500 £90,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
DevOps Engineer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
720 722 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.86% 95.88% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 591 663 803
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the Oxford region.

DevOps Engineer Salary Trend in Oxford

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
3 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Node.js
4 2 (28.57%) GitHub
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) CentOS
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Debian
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Subversion

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (28.57%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) GitHub
2 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Grunt
2 1 (14.29%) Bower
2 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (14.29%) Sass
2 1 (14.29%) Doctrine
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 1 (14.29%) Debian
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) DNA
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (14.29%) Ansible
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian