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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 315 366 411
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 137 90 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.44% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.45% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 101 69 26
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
18573 19957 19610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.08% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15921 16306 15518
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +21 36 £52,500 -0.94% 3
Berkshire +6 26 £57,500 -8.00% 5
Oxfordshire +6 26 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Hampshire +28 22 £52,500 +23.52% 6
Buckinghamshire +16 18 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Kent +2 7 £67,500 +42.10%
East Sussex +5 2 £31,250 -34.21%
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 280 (100.00%) DevOps
2 219 (78.21%) Linux
3 172 (61.43%) Puppet
4 170 (60.71%) Python
5 141 (50.36%) Amazon AWS
6 138 (49.29%) Opscode Chef
7 126 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
8 109 (38.93%) Ruby
9 98 (35.00%) Jenkins
10 89 (31.79%) Java
11 86 (30.71%) VMware
12 85 (30.36%) Bash Shell
13 83 (29.64%) Perl
14 79 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
15 77 (27.50%) Windows
16 76 (27.14%) MySQL
17 72 (25.71%) Web Services
17 72 (25.71%) Configuration Management
18 63 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
18 63 (22.50%) CentOS
19 62 (22.14%) PHP
20 61 (21.79%) PowerShell
21 59 (21.07%) Git (software)
22 54 (19.29%) JavaScript
23 52 (18.57%) Continuous Delivery
24 51 (18.21%) Unix
25 50 (17.86%) Open Source
26 49 (17.50%) Red Hat
27 48 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 44 (15.71%) Atlassian Bamboo

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 43 (15.36%) Apache
2 27 (9.64%) nginx
3 25 (8.93%) IIS
4 23 (8.21%) Node.js
5 12 (4.29%) OpenStack
6 10 (3.57%) JBoss
6 10 (3.57%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.86%) Confluence
8 7 (2.50%) CMS
9 5 (1.79%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (1.79%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.43%) MS Exchange
11 3 (1.07%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (1.07%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (1.07%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.07%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.71%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.07%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.36%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 141 (50.36%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (13.21%) Amazon EC2
3 26 (9.29%) SaaS
4 25 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (8.21%) Amazon S3
6 21 (7.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 20 (7.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 17 (6.07%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (4.29%) GitHub
10 11 (3.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 11 (3.93%) AWS CloudFormation
10 11 (3.93%) Google Compute Engine
11 8 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (1.79%) PaaS
13 4 (1.43%) Google App Engine
14 3 (1.07%) Heroku
15 2 (0.71%) CloudFront
15 2 (0.71%) IaaS
16 1 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.36%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 36 (12.86%) Firewall
2 28 (10.00%) DNS
3 16 (5.71%) HTTP
4 5 (1.79%) Internet
5 4 (1.43%) DHCP
5 4 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.07%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.07%) VoIP
7 2 (0.71%) DMZ
7 2 (0.71%) LDAP
7 2 (0.71%) Network Security
7 2 (0.71%) SSH
7 2 (0.71%) SSL
7 2 (0.71%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.36%) AMQP
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.36%) LAN
8 1 (0.36%) MPLS
8 1 (0.36%) VPN
8 1 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (27.14%) MySQL
2 35 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 28 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 25 (8.93%) NoSQL
5 23 (8.21%) Redis
6 19 (6.79%) Amazon RDS
7 17 (6.07%) Big Data
8 15 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (4.29%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.43%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.07%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.36%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 98 (35.00%) Jenkins
2 59 (21.07%) Git (software)
3 44 (15.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 35 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 30 (10.71%) Vagrant
6 23 (8.21%) JIRA
7 21 (7.50%) Hudson
8 20 (7.14%) Subversion
9 13 (4.64%) Maven
10 11 (3.93%) PHPUnit
11 10 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (2.50%) Ant
13 5 (1.79%) Mercurial
13 5 (1.79%) Visual Studio
14 4 (1.43%) Bitbucket
14 4 (1.43%) CMake
14 4 (1.43%) GCC
15 3 (1.07%) Moq
15 3 (1.07%) MSBuild
15 3 (1.07%) ReSharper
General
1 29 (10.36%) Telecoms
2 17 (6.07%) Finance
3 8 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.14%) Marketing
5 5 (1.79%) Electronics
5 5 (1.79%) Law
6 4 (1.43%) Games
6 4 (1.43%) Local Government
6 4 (1.43%) Retail
7 3 (1.07%) Publishing
8 2 (0.71%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.36%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.36%) Automotive
9 1 (0.36%) Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.36%) Legal
9 1 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.36%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (25.71%) Web Services
2 32 (11.43%) LAMP
3 23 (8.21%) .NET
4 21 (7.50%) LEMP Stack
5 17 (6.07%) CSS
6 14 (5.00%) HTML
6 14 (5.00%) jQuery
7 11 (3.93%) ELK Stack
7 11 (3.93%) Phalcon
7 11 (3.93%) REST
7 11 (3.93%) Sass
7 11 (3.93%) XHTML
8 9 (3.21%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (2.50%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (2.14%) RESTful
10 6 (2.14%) XML
11 4 (1.43%) ASP.NET
11 4 (1.43%) LLVM
11 4 (1.43%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (1.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.93%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.00%) Clustering
4 6 (2.14%) Semantic Web
5 4 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.43%) Cybercrime
5 4 (1.43%) NHS
6 3 (1.07%) Blog
6 3 (1.07%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.07%) PlayStation
6 3 (1.07%) Xbox
7 2 (0.71%) HACMP
7 2 (0.71%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.71%) User Experience
8 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.36%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.36%) Google Search Appliance
8 1 (0.36%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 219 (78.21%) Linux
2 77 (27.50%) Windows
3 63 (22.50%) CentOS
4 51 (18.21%) Unix
5 48 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (7.50%) Ubuntu
7 17 (6.07%) Windows Server
8 12 (4.29%) Debian
9 7 (2.50%) Mac OS X
9 7 (2.50%) SUSE
10 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.07%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.71%) AIX
12 2 (0.71%) Solaris
13 1 (0.36%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (100.00%) DevOps
2 126 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
4 72 (25.71%) Configuration Management
5 52 (18.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 50 (17.86%) Open Source
7 30 (10.71%) High Availability
8 24 (8.57%) Load Balancing
8 24 (8.57%) Server Building
9 20 (7.14%) TDD
10 19 (6.79%) Integration Testing
10 19 (6.79%) Software Engineering
11 18 (6.43%) Infrastructure Management
11 18 (6.43%) Patch Management
11 18 (6.43%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (6.43%) Service Delivery
12 16 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (5.71%) Scrum
12 16 (5.71%) SDLC
13 15 (5.36%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 170 (60.71%) Python
2 109 (38.93%) Ruby
3 89 (31.79%) Java
4 85 (30.36%) Bash Shell
5 83 (29.64%) Perl
6 62 (22.14%) PHP
7 61 (21.79%) PowerShell
8 54 (19.29%) JavaScript
9 37 (13.21%) C#
10 21 (7.50%) SQL
11 19 (6.79%) C++
12 6 (2.14%) C
12 6 (2.14%) VBScript
13 3 (1.07%) Go
13 3 (1.07%) Jython
13 3 (1.07%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.07%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 2 (0.71%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.71%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (8.93%) CCNA
1 25 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (7.50%) Degree
3 7 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.07%) CCNP
4 3 (1.07%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.71%) RHCE
6 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.36%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.71%) QA
2 5 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.43%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (13.21%) Docker
3 21 (7.50%) KVM
4 18 (6.43%) VirtualBox
5 16 (5.71%) vCloud
6 10 (3.57%) vSphere
7 5 (1.79%) Hyper-V
8 4 (1.43%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.71%) NFS
9 2 (0.71%) Oracle Clusterware
9 2 (0.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.36%) Xen
10 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 172 (61.43%) Puppet
2 138 (49.29%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (13.21%) Ansible
4 28 (10.00%) Nagios
5 24 (8.57%) Salt
6 7 (2.50%) ZABBIX
7 6 (2.14%) Cacti
8 5 (1.79%) CFEngine
8 5 (1.79%) Graphite
8 5 (1.79%) logstash
8 5 (1.79%) Munin
9 4 (1.43%) Zenoss
10 2 (0.71%) Cobbler
10 2 (0.71%) collectd
10 2 (0.71%) Ganglia
10 2 (0.71%) Graylog
10 2 (0.71%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.71%) StatsD
10 2 (0.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 1 (0.36%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 86 (30.71%) VMware
2 49 (17.50%) Red Hat
3 23 (8.21%) Citrix
4 20 (7.14%) Atlassian
4 20 (7.14%) Google
5 19 (6.79%) Percona
6 17 (6.07%) Oracle
7 12 (4.29%) Microsoft
8 8 (2.86%) Cisco
9 6 (2.14%) New Relic
10 5 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.79%) SAP
10 5 (1.79%) Sophos
11 3 (1.07%) AppDynamics
11 3 (1.07%) Dynatrace
11 3 (1.07%) F5
12 2 (0.71%) Juniper
12 2 (0.71%) Splunk
12 2 (0.71%) Veritas
13 1 (0.36%) Remedy
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