The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps
Rank 65 92 83
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 10 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.39% 0.20% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 0.27% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 10
Average salary £90,000 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.00% -38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.78%
DevOps
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
558 751 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.39% 75.48% 78.41%
Number of salaries quoted 455 661 755
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

DevOps
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

DevOps Salary Trend in Oxford

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing DevOps also 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 that cited DevOps.

1 21 (77.78%) Puppet
2 19 (70.37%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (70.37%) Amazon EC2
2 19 (70.37%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (70.37%) Open Source
2 19 (70.37%) Node.js
2 19 (70.37%) GitHub
2 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
2 19 (70.37%) Web Services
3 8 (29.63%) Python
3 8 (29.63%) Perl
4 7 (25.93%) MySQL
4 7 (25.93%) Apache
4 7 (25.93%) Linux
4 7 (25.93%) Citrix
4 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
4 7 (25.93%) HTTP
4 7 (25.93%) Debian
4 7 (25.93%) Xen
4 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
4 7 (25.93%) QA
4 7 (25.93%) Ruby
4 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (25.93%) XenServer
4 7 (25.93%) nginx
5 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
6 2 (7.41%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (7.41%) New Relic

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing DevOps also 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 that cited DevOps. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (70.37%) Node.js
2 7 (25.93%) Apache
2 7 (25.93%) nginx
3 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.41%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (70.37%) Amazon EC2
1 19 (70.37%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (70.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.70%) Ant
3 1 (3.70%) InstallShield
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) Gerrit
General
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (70.37%) DevOps Specialist
3 7 (25.93%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (70.37%) Open Source
2 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
1 7 (25.93%) Debian
1 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.41%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.70%) OO
2 1 (3.70%) CRM
2 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
2 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) Python
2 8 (29.63%) Perl
3 7 (25.93%) Ruby
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Xen
1 7 (25.93%) XenServer
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (77.78%) Puppet
2 19 (70.37%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Citrix
1 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.41%) New Relic
2 2 (7.41%) Percona
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Perforce
3 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards