The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 365 364 424
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 71 41 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.20% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.21% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 51 35 14
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,200
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19836 19086 21216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.67% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16177 15276 18448
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

DevOps Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Surrey +19 26 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Berkshire +2 20 £70,000 +61.84% 1
Kent - 10 £47,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +6 9 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Hampshire -15 5 £45,000 -10.00% 4
East Sussex -12 3 £52,500 +40.00% 1
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 119 (100.00%) DevOps
2 68 (57.14%) Puppet
2 68 (57.14%) Linux
3 48 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (37.82%) Opscode Chef
5 38 (31.93%) Apache
5 38 (31.93%) Configuration Management
6 37 (31.09%) MySQL
7 36 (30.25%) Java
8 35 (29.41%) Open Source
9 32 (26.89%) Amazon AWS
9 32 (26.89%) PowerShell
10 30 (25.21%) PHP
11 29 (24.37%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (21.01%) Red Hat
12 25 (21.01%) Bash Shell
13 24 (20.17%) Windows
14 23 (19.33%) Git (software)
15 22 (18.49%) Perl
15 22 (18.49%) Python
16 21 (17.65%) JavaScript
17 19 (15.97%) TeamCity
17 19 (15.97%) Amazon EC2
17 19 (15.97%) SQL Server
17 19 (15.97%) VMware
17 19 (15.97%) Ruby
18 18 (15.13%) Ubuntu
18 18 (15.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 18 (15.13%) VMware Infrastructure
19 17 (14.29%) MSBuild

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 38 (31.93%) Apache
2 17 (14.29%) IIS
3 11 (9.24%) Node.js
4 10 (8.40%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.88%) nginx
6 2 (1.68%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.68%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.68%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.68%) Drupal
6 2 (1.68%) WordPress
7 1 (0.84%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.84%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 32 (26.89%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (15.97%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (12.61%) GitHub
4 14 (11.76%) SaaS
5 9 (7.56%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.84%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.84%) ElastiCache
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.76%) Firewall
2 11 (9.24%) HTTP
3 10 (8.40%) DNS
4 9 (7.56%) DHCP
5 8 (6.72%) Internet
6 7 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.36%) LDAP
7 4 (3.36%) LAN
7 4 (3.36%) WAN
7 4 (3.36%) OSPF
7 4 (3.36%) BGP
7 4 (3.36%) EIGRP
7 4 (3.36%) Network Security
8 3 (2.52%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.68%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.68%) IPsec
9 2 (1.68%) SMTP
9 2 (1.68%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.09%) MySQL
2 19 (15.97%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.24%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.52%) Big Data
5 3 (2.52%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.68%) Redis
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (19.33%) Git (software)
2 19 (15.97%) TeamCity
3 17 (14.29%) MSBuild
3 17 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 10 (8.40%) dbdeploy
5 9 (7.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (4.20%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.20%) JIRA
7 4 (3.36%) NUnit
8 3 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.68%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.68%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.84%) Grunt
10 1 (0.84%) Ant
10 1 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (7.56%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.04%) Marketing
3 4 (3.36%) Banking
3 4 (3.36%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.68%) Games
4 2 (1.68%) Finance
5 1 (0.84%) Legal
5 1 (0.84%) Advertising
5 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.45%) Web Services
2 12 (10.08%) .NET
3 9 (7.56%) ActiveMQ
4 8 (6.72%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (6.72%) REST
4 8 (6.72%) LAMP
5 6 (5.04%) Spring
6 4 (3.36%) J2EE
7 3 (2.52%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.68%) Servlets
8 2 (1.68%) XML
9 1 (0.84%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.84%) SOAP
9 1 (0.84%) CSS
9 1 (0.84%) WCF
9 1 (0.84%) ZeroMQ
9 1 (0.84%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (29.41%) Open Source
2 10 (8.40%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.04%) User Experience
4 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.36%) Social Media
6 3 (2.52%) Blog
6 3 (2.52%) NHS
7 1 (0.84%) Replication
7 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.84%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 68 (57.14%) Linux
2 24 (20.17%) Windows
3 18 (15.13%) Ubuntu
3 18 (15.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (13.45%) UNIX
5 15 (12.61%) CentOS
6 9 (7.56%) SUSE
7 1 (0.84%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (100.00%) DevOps
2 48 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (31.93%) Configuration Management
4 29 (24.37%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (10.92%) E-Commerce
6 12 (10.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (9.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (9.24%) Build Automation
8 10 (8.40%) Scrum
9 9 (7.56%) Service Delivery
9 9 (7.56%) Software Engineering
9 9 (7.56%) Infrastructure Management
9 9 (7.56%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (6.72%) Line Management
10 8 (6.72%) Mentoring
10 8 (6.72%) TDD
11 7 (5.88%) OO
12 6 (5.04%) Release Management
13 5 (4.20%) Business Development
13 5 (4.20%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.25%) Java
2 32 (26.89%) PowerShell
3 30 (25.21%) PHP
4 25 (21.01%) Bash Shell
5 22 (18.49%) Python
5 22 (18.49%) Perl
6 21 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 19 (15.97%) Ruby
8 9 (7.56%) SQL
9 6 (5.04%) C#
10 3 (2.52%) C++
10 3 (2.52%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.52%) Scala
11 2 (1.68%) Golang
11 2 (1.68%) VBScript
11 2 (1.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) Degree
2 4 (3.36%) CCNP
2 4 (3.36%) CCNA
2 4 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.84%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.68%) QA
1 2 (1.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (15.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.72%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.36%) Postfix
3 4 (3.36%) XenServer
3 4 (3.36%) vSphere
3 4 (3.36%) Samba
4 3 (2.52%) VirtualBox
4 3 (2.52%) KVM
5 1 (0.84%) Docker
5 1 (0.84%) Xen
5 1 (0.84%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 68 (57.14%) Puppet
2 45 (37.82%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (7.56%) Nagios
4 7 (5.88%) Vagrant
5 5 (4.20%) Zenoss
5 5 (4.20%) Salt
6 4 (3.36%) logstash
6 4 (3.36%) SCOrch
6 4 (3.36%) collectd
6 4 (3.36%) StatsD
6 4 (3.36%) AppManager
6 4 (3.36%) SCCM
6 4 (3.36%) Graphite
7 3 (2.52%) Ansible
8 1 (0.84%) Graylog2
8 1 (0.84%) Cacti
8 1 (0.84%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.84%) Munin
8 1 (0.84%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 25 (21.01%) Red Hat
2 19 (15.97%) VMware
3 9 (7.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.20%) Oracle
5 4 (3.36%) Cisco
5 4 (3.36%) Citrix
5 4 (3.36%) SolarWinds
5 4 (3.36%) NetIQ
5 4 (3.36%) Rackspace
5 4 (3.36%) SaltStack
6 3 (2.52%) Twitter
7 2 (1.68%) Google
8 1 (0.84%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.84%) Percona
Farnborough, Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10% of B
Posted: 10 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
SDC
Salary: From £36,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hove
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago