The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 100 186 339
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +153
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 548 358 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.00% 1.69% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 1.98% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 443 306 98
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
DevOps
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15649 18106 19545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.63% 85.23% 83.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13142 14499 15601
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DevOps
Salary Trend in the South East

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

DevOps Salary Trend in the South East

DevOps
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

DevOps Salary Histogram in the South East

DevOps
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +39 162 £55,000 -2.22% 12
Surrey +91 141 £53,500 +1.90% 11
East Sussex +23 58 £52,500 +31.25% 7
Hampshire +9 56 £40,000 -30.43% 14
Oxfordshire +5 56 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Kent -1 28 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +27 20 £26,000 -53.57%
West Sussex - 14 £46,500 - 2
Middlesex +11 6 £40,000 -38.46% 1
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 513 (53.66%) Linux
2 360 (37.66%) Python
3 313 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
4 309 (32.32%) Puppet
5 298 (31.17%) Amazon AWS
6 270 (28.24%) Java
7 258 (26.99%) Opscode Chef
8 256 (26.78%) Jenkins
9 236 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
10 234 (24.48%) Ruby
11 217 (22.70%) Windows
12 201 (21.03%) JavaScript
13 197 (20.61%) VMware
14 189 (19.77%) Bash Shell
15 185 (19.35%) Git (software)
16 177 (18.51%) SQL Server
17 176 (18.41%) Microsoft Azure
18 173 (18.10%) Web Services
19 169 (17.68%) MySQL
20 166 (17.36%) SQL
20 166 (17.36%) Ansible
21 159 (16.63%) Docker
22 156 (16.32%) PowerShell
22 156 (16.32%) Perl
22 156 (16.32%) Scrum
23 139 (14.54%) Configuration Management
24 129 (13.49%) VMware Infrastructure
25 124 (12.97%) DNS
26 123 (12.87%) Microsoft
27 122 (12.76%) PHP

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 110 (11.51%) Apache
2 74 (7.74%) Tomcat
3 62 (6.49%) nginx
4 59 (6.17%) IIS
5 55 (5.75%) JBoss
6 52 (5.44%) OpenStack
7 41 (4.29%) CMS
8 33 (3.45%) WebSphere
9 31 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
10 21 (2.20%) Cloud Foundry
11 19 (1.99%) WebLogic
12 18 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
13 16 (1.67%) NServiceBus
14 14 (1.46%) Apache Spark
14 14 (1.46%) Drupal
15 11 (1.15%) Eucalyptus
16 10 (1.05%) Apache Solr
17 9 (0.94%) Confluence
17 9 (0.94%) SharePoint
18 6 (0.63%) CloudStack
Applications
1 65 (6.80%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.42%) MS Office
4 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (1.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.94%) SAP GRC
3 7 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.52%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 298 (31.17%) Amazon AWS
2 176 (18.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 121 (12.66%) SaaS
4 34 (3.56%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (3.24%) PaaS
6 28 (2.93%) Amazon S3
7 25 (2.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 25 (2.62%) SoftLayer
8 22 (2.30%) GitHub
9 21 (2.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 21 (2.20%) IaaS
10 18 (1.88%) CloudBees
11 16 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
12 14 (1.46%) Sumo Logic
13 13 (1.36%) Google Apps
13 13 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (0.52%) Office 365
15 4 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
15 4 (0.42%) OpenShift
16 3 (0.31%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 124 (12.97%) DNS
2 111 (11.61%) Firewall
3 66 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 45 (4.71%) SAN
5 32 (3.35%) Internet
6 28 (2.93%) LAN
7 23 (2.41%) WAN
8 22 (2.30%) VPN
9 21 (2.20%) VoIP
10 18 (1.88%) HTTP
10 18 (1.88%) Wireless
11 17 (1.78%) SSL
12 15 (1.57%) SNMP
13 14 (1.46%) Network Security
14 11 (1.15%) DHCP
15 8 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
16 6 (0.63%) WLAN
17 5 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
17 5 (0.52%) SMTP
17 5 (0.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (18.51%) SQL Server
2 169 (17.68%) MySQL
3 86 (9.00%) MongoDB
4 61 (6.38%) NoSQL
5 57 (5.96%) Big Data
6 45 (4.71%) Hadoop
7 44 (4.60%) Relational Database
8 37 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
9 28 (2.93%) RDBMS
10 26 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
11 23 (2.41%) Redis
12 20 (2.09%) Amazon RDS
13 19 (1.99%) Oracle Database
14 15 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (1.26%) SAP HANA
17 11 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
18 9 (0.94%) Qlik Sense
18 9 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 256 (26.78%) Jenkins
2 185 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 103 (10.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 102 (10.67%) Maven
5 98 (10.25%) Vagrant
6 81 (8.47%) TeamCity
7 80 (8.37%) Subversion
8 47 (4.92%) JIRA
9 35 (3.66%) Ant
10 28 (2.93%) Hudson
10 28 (2.93%) Selenium
11 21 (2.20%) Sonatype Nexus
12 17 (1.78%) JMeter
12 17 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
13 16 (1.67%) LoadRunner
13 16 (1.67%) Visual Studio
14 15 (1.57%) Eclipse
15 14 (1.46%) Cucumber
15 14 (1.46%) Gatling
15 14 (1.46%) TestNG
General
1 119 (12.45%) Finance
2 60 (6.28%) Marketing
3 57 (5.96%) Telecoms
4 51 (5.33%) Law
5 50 (5.23%) Retail
6 37 (3.87%) Manufacturing
7 20 (2.09%) Publishing
8 18 (1.88%) Electronics
9 13 (1.36%) Automotive
9 13 (1.36%) Back Office
9 13 (1.36%) Banking
9 13 (1.36%) Legal
10 11 (1.15%) Advertising
10 11 (1.15%) Games
11 3 (0.31%) Local Government
12 1 (0.10%) Billing
12 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 335 (35.04%) DevOps Engineer
2 180 (18.83%) Developer
3 130 (13.60%) Linux Engineer
4 129 (13.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 111 (11.61%) Administrator
6 100 (10.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 98 (10.25%) Systems Administrator
8 86 (9.00%) Cloud Engineer
9 84 (8.79%) DevOps Administrator
10 80 (8.37%) Architect
11 68 (7.11%) Senior DevOps
12 62 (6.49%) AWS DevOps
12 62 (6.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 58 (6.07%) AWS Engineer
14 57 (5.96%) Operations Engineer
15 56 (5.86%) Linux Administrator
15 56 (5.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 56 (5.86%) Systems Engineer
16 44 (4.60%) DevOps Systems Engineer
17 43 (4.50%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (18.10%) Web Services
2 122 (12.76%) .NET
3 106 (11.09%) HTML
4 93 (9.73%) CSS
5 87 (9.10%) LAMP
6 78 (8.16%) Node.js
7 75 (7.85%) jQuery
8 70 (7.32%) AngularJS
9 59 (6.17%) ASP.NET
10 58 (6.07%) Middleware
11 55 (5.75%) Spring
12 52 (5.44%) JSON
13 48 (5.02%) Ajax
14 40 (4.18%) REST
14 40 (4.18%) RESTful
15 39 (4.08%) J2EE
16 37 (3.87%) HTML5
17 30 (3.14%) SOAP
18 29 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
18 29 (3.03%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 70 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 66 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 63 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
4 51 (5.33%) Data Centre
5 36 (3.77%) User Experience
6 30 (3.14%) Hybrid Cloud
7 27 (2.82%) Visualisation
8 26 (2.72%) Private Cloud
9 22 (2.30%) Statistics
10 20 (2.09%) Virtual Team
11 19 (1.99%) Mathematics
12 16 (1.67%) Clustering
13 15 (1.57%) Cryptography
13 15 (1.57%) PKI
14 14 (1.46%) Mobile App
14 14 (1.46%) Public Cloud
15 13 (1.36%) CMDB
15 13 (1.36%) Management Information System
16 11 (1.15%) iPad
17 10 (1.05%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 513 (53.66%) Linux
2 217 (22.70%) Windows
3 76 (7.95%) Unix
4 68 (7.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 62 (6.49%) CentOS
6 47 (4.92%) Ubuntu
7 36 (3.77%) Windows Server
8 23 (2.41%) Apple iOS
9 20 (2.09%) Mac OS X
10 18 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (1.78%) Debian
12 11 (1.15%) VMS
13 10 (1.05%) Android
14 8 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (0.63%) Solaris
16 5 (0.52%) AIX
16 5 (0.52%) Windows 10
16 5 (0.52%) Windows 7
17 3 (0.31%) HPUX
17 3 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
2 236 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
3 156 (16.32%) Scrum
4 139 (14.54%) Configuration Management
5 113 (11.82%) Open Source
6 92 (9.62%) Software Engineering
6 92 (9.62%) TDD
7 91 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 81 (8.47%) SDLC
9 64 (6.69%) ITIL
9 64 (6.69%) MVC
10 63 (6.59%) E-Commerce
11 58 (6.07%) SOA
12 56 (5.86%) High Availability
12 56 (5.86%) Mentoring
12 56 (5.86%) Performance Tuning
13 53 (5.54%) Web Development
14 52 (5.44%) Continuous Improvement
15 49 (5.13%) Software Delivery
16 46 (4.81%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 360 (37.66%) Python
2 270 (28.24%) Java
3 234 (24.48%) Ruby
4 201 (21.03%) JavaScript
5 189 (19.77%) Bash Shell
6 166 (17.36%) SQL
7 156 (16.32%) Perl
7 156 (16.32%) PowerShell
8 122 (12.76%) PHP
9 97 (10.15%) C#
10 56 (5.86%) C++
11 44 (4.60%) C
12 27 (2.82%) Shell Script
13 24 (2.51%) Scala
14 21 (2.20%) Groovy
15 17 (1.78%) VBScript
16 15 (1.57%) Objective-C
17 14 (1.46%) VB
18 10 (1.05%) CoffeeScript
18 10 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 110 (11.51%) Degree
2 28 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.30%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 16 (1.67%) ISEB
5 16 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (1.36%) DV Cleared
8 10 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (0.94%) ISTQB
9 9 (0.94%) MCP
10 8 (0.84%) MBA
10 8 (0.84%) MOS
11 7 (0.73%) CCNA
11 7 (0.73%) VCDX
12 6 (0.63%) CCNP
12 6 (0.63%) DBS Check
13 5 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.42%) CITP
14 4 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (8.58%) QA
2 37 (3.87%) SLA
3 29 (3.03%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.94%) HIPAA
6 6 (0.63%) ISO13485
6 6 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.52%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.42%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.31%) COBIT
10 2 (0.21%) COSO
10 2 (0.21%) ISO22301
System Software
1 159 (16.63%) Docker
2 129 (13.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (7.95%) Hyper-V
4 47 (4.92%) Active Directory
5 32 (3.35%) vSphere
6 23 (2.41%) vCloud
7 20 (2.09%) VirtualBox
8 19 (1.99%) VMware ESX
9 16 (1.67%) KVM
10 11 (1.15%) GlusterFS
10 11 (1.15%) Varnish
11 9 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
11 9 (0.94%) Samba
12 6 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.52%) Apache Flume
13 5 (0.52%) Xen
14 4 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.31%) LXC
15 3 (0.31%) NFS
16 2 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 309 (32.32%) Puppet
2 258 (26.99%) Opscode Chef
3 166 (17.36%) Ansible
4 70 (7.32%) Nagios
5 35 (3.66%) Salt
6 23 (2.41%) Icinga
7 16 (1.67%) SCCM
8 15 (1.57%) Cacti
9 13 (1.36%) Backup Exec
9 13 (1.36%) Graphite
9 13 (1.36%) Terraform
10 12 (1.26%) Oracle RMAN
10 12 (1.26%) vRealize
11 11 (1.15%) Ganglia
11 11 (1.15%) OpenView
11 11 (1.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 9 (0.94%) Data Guard
12 9 (0.94%) Kibana
12 9 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 8 (0.84%) logstash
Vendors
1 197 (20.61%) VMware
2 123 (12.87%) Microsoft
3 111 (11.61%) Oracle
4 64 (6.69%) Cisco
5 48 (5.02%) SAP
6 47 (4.92%) Red Hat
7 46 (4.81%) Google
8 39 (4.08%) IBM
9 30 (3.14%) Splunk
10 27 (2.82%) F5
11 25 (2.62%) HP
12 20 (2.09%) Rackspace
13 17 (1.78%) Atlassian
14 13 (1.36%) Coverity
15 12 (1.26%) Dell
15 12 (1.26%) Symantec
15 12 (1.26%) Veeam
16 11 (1.15%) BMC
16 11 (1.15%) Sophos
17 10 (1.05%) Juniper
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + benefits DOE
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Linux Recruit
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tenterden, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +BUPA, Pension, Death in service, company mobi
Posted: 8 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £41000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary - Private healthcare, Pension, Shares options
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + +
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum £50-70k + Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Posted: 7 days ago
South East
Schroders plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
BAE Systems
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 10 days ago