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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps
Rank 71 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.06% 0.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £77,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
601 707 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.71% 72.14% 79.42%
Number of salaries quoted 501 606 806
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Oxford

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 16 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (88.89%) Puppet
2 15 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (77.78%) Web Services
4 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
4 13 (72.22%) Node.js
4 13 (72.22%) GitHub
4 13 (72.22%) Open Source
4 13 (72.22%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 4 (22.22%) Perl
7 3 (16.67%) HTTP
7 3 (16.67%) DNS
7 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 3 (16.67%) MySQL
7 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (11.11%) CentOS
8 2 (11.11%) DHCP
8 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.11%) Ruby
8 2 (11.11%) PHP
8 2 (11.11%) Python
9 1 (5.56%) WAN
9 1 (5.56%) Apache
9 1 (5.56%) ITIL
9 1 (5.56%) Internet
9 1 (5.56%) Middleware

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 13 (72.22%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 16 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (72.22%) GitHub
2 13 (72.22%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (72.22%) DevOps Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.11%) CentOS
4 1 (5.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) Perl
3 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Xen
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (88.89%) Puppet
2 15 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago