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 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 Engineer
Rank 383 395 448
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 50 43 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.20% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.21% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 41 38 18
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £60,000 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
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
20864 20617 22302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.41% 94.86% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16795 16577 19450
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 +14 20 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Berkshire +2 14 £52,500 +21.38% 2
Oxfordshire - 7 £90,000 - 3
Hampshire -10 3 £35,000 -6.66%
East Sussex -15 3 £25,000 -33.33%
Kent - 3 £47,500 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £75,000 -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 122 (100.00%) DevOps
2 71 (58.20%) Puppet
3 70 (57.38%) Linux
4 54 (44.26%) Opscode Chef
5 42 (34.43%) Amazon AWS
6 40 (32.79%) Java
6 40 (32.79%) MySQL
7 37 (30.33%) Git (software)
8 36 (29.51%) Apache
9 35 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (27.05%) Python
11 29 (23.77%) PHP
11 29 (23.77%) Ruby
11 29 (23.77%) Open Source
12 27 (22.13%) Amazon EC2
12 27 (22.13%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (21.31%) Bash Shell
13 26 (21.31%) Jenkins
14 25 (20.49%) PowerShell
15 24 (19.67%) JavaScript
15 24 (19.67%) Web Services
16 22 (18.03%) Configuration Management
17 21 (17.21%) UNIX
18 20 (16.39%) SQL Server
18 20 (16.39%) LAMP
19 19 (15.57%) Red Hat
19 19 (15.57%) MSBuild
20 18 (14.75%) SaaS
20 18 (14.75%) TeamCity
20 18 (14.75%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 36 (29.51%) Apache
2 18 (14.75%) IIS
3 13 (10.66%) Node.js
4 9 (7.38%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.56%) nginx
6 3 (2.46%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.64%) Drupal
8 1 (0.82%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.82%) Confluence
8 1 (0.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 42 (34.43%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (22.13%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (14.75%) SaaS
4 13 (10.66%) GitHub
5 7 (5.74%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (4.10%) Amazon S3
6 5 (4.10%) ElastiCache
6 5 (4.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (3.28%) Rackspace Cloud
8 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.82%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.82%) PaaS
9 1 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) DNS
1 7 (5.74%) Firewall
2 5 (4.10%) HTTP
2 5 (4.10%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.28%) LDAP
3 4 (3.28%) LAN
3 4 (3.28%) WAN
3 4 (3.28%) OSPF
3 4 (3.28%) BGP
3 4 (3.28%) EIGRP
4 3 (2.46%) BIG-IP
4 3 (2.46%) DHCP
5 2 (1.64%) SMTP
5 2 (1.64%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.82%) SSL
6 1 (0.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (32.79%) MySQL
2 20 (16.39%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.38%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (4.10%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (2.46%) Big Data
6 1 (0.82%) Redis
6 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (30.33%) Git (software)
2 26 (21.31%) Jenkins
3 19 (15.57%) MSBuild
4 18 (14.75%) TeamCity
5 13 (10.66%) dbdeploy
6 8 (6.56%) JIRA
7 5 (4.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (4.10%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.46%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.46%) Subversion
9 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.64%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.82%) Ant
General
1 13 (10.66%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.20%) Marketing
3 4 (3.28%) Investment Banking
3 4 (3.28%) Banking
4 3 (2.46%) Advertising
5 2 (1.64%) Games
6 1 (0.82%) Publishing
6 1 (0.82%) Retail
6 1 (0.82%) Finance
6 1 (0.82%) Legal
6 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.67%) Web Services
2 20 (16.39%) LAMP
3 13 (10.66%) ActiveMQ
4 10 (8.20%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (6.56%) REST
6 6 (4.92%) Spring
7 5 (4.10%) ZeroMQ
7 5 (4.10%) .NET
8 4 (3.28%) CSS
9 3 (2.46%) XML
9 3 (2.46%) HTML
9 3 (2.46%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.82%) JSON
10 1 (0.82%) WAMP
10 1 (0.82%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.82%) Servlets
10 1 (0.82%) SOAP
10 1 (0.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.77%) Open Source
2 8 (6.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.10%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.10%) Social Media
3 5 (4.10%) User Experience
4 3 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.46%) Blog
4 3 (2.46%) NHS
5 1 (0.82%) Replication
5 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 70 (57.38%) Linux
2 21 (17.21%) UNIX
3 16 (13.11%) Ubuntu
4 15 (12.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (11.48%) Windows
6 10 (8.20%) CentOS
7 9 (7.38%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (100.00%) DevOps
2 35 (28.69%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (22.13%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (18.03%) Configuration Management
5 14 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (10.66%) Infrastructure Management
6 13 (10.66%) Service Delivery
7 11 (9.02%) Web Development
8 10 (8.20%) Software Engineering
8 10 (8.20%) Line Management
9 9 (7.38%) Integration Testing
9 9 (7.38%) E-Commerce
10 8 (6.56%) TDD
10 8 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (6.56%) Analytics
11 7 (5.74%) Scrum
12 6 (4.92%) OO
13 5 (4.10%) OOD
13 5 (4.10%) Business Development
13 5 (4.10%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 40 (32.79%) Java
2 33 (27.05%) Python
3 29 (23.77%) Ruby
3 29 (23.77%) PHP
4 26 (21.31%) Bash Shell
5 25 (20.49%) PowerShell
6 24 (19.67%) JavaScript
7 18 (14.75%) Perl
8 7 (5.74%) SQL
9 6 (4.92%) C#
9 6 (4.92%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.46%) Scala
10 3 (2.46%) C
10 3 (2.46%) C++
11 2 (1.64%) Golang
12 1 (0.82%) VBScript
12 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (7.38%) Degree
2 4 (3.28%) CCNP
2 4 (3.28%) CCNA
2 4 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.82%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.28%) Postfix
2 4 (3.28%) XenServer
2 4 (3.28%) Samba
3 3 (2.46%) VirtualBox
3 3 (2.46%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.64%) vSphere
4 2 (1.64%) KVM
Systems Management
1 71 (58.20%) Puppet
2 54 (44.26%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (9.84%) Ansible
4 10 (8.20%) Vagrant
5 9 (7.38%) Salt
6 6 (4.92%) logstash
6 6 (4.92%) collectd
6 6 (4.92%) StatsD
6 6 (4.92%) Nagios
6 6 (4.92%) Graphite
7 5 (4.10%) Cacti
7 5 (4.10%) Ganglia
7 5 (4.10%) Munin
7 5 (4.10%) Graylog2
8 4 (3.28%) Capistrano
9 2 (1.64%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.64%) Zenoss
9 2 (1.64%) AppManager
9 2 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (15.57%) Red Hat
2 10 (8.20%) VMware
3 8 (6.56%) Rackspace
4 4 (3.28%) SaltStack
4 4 (3.28%) Cisco
4 4 (3.28%) Citrix
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle
5 3 (2.46%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.46%) Twitter
6 2 (1.64%) NetIQ
6 2 (1.64%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.82%) Percona
7 1 (0.82%) Google
7 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
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