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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 177 216 304
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +88
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 363 273 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.88% 1.33% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.58% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 288 232 119
Average salary £51,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
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
16550 17228 16685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.51% 84.11% 83.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13997 13887 13098
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average 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 £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 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
Berkshire +25 94 £55,000 -8.33% 12
Hampshire +35 79 £50,000 +11.11% 17
Surrey -13 67 £52,500 - 11
Oxfordshire +18 59 £52,000 +15.55% 4
Buckinghamshire +12 27 £42,500 +88.88% 2
West Sussex +12 14 £45,000 -14.28%
Kent +5 11 £67,500 +22.72% 4
East Sussex +5 6 £37,500 -18.91% 2
Middlesex +5 1 £60,000 +16.50%
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 404 (50.82%) Linux
2 379 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
3 293 (36.86%) Python
4 274 (34.47%) Amazon AWS
5 257 (32.33%) Java
6 235 (29.56%) Puppet
7 225 (28.30%) Web Services
8 213 (26.79%) Windows
9 189 (23.77%) Continuous Integration
10 185 (23.27%) Opscode Chef
11 177 (22.26%) JavaScript
12 168 (21.13%) Ruby
13 163 (20.50%) Jenkins
14 158 (19.87%) VMware
15 154 (19.37%) MySQL
16 151 (18.99%) Scrum
17 144 (18.11%) SQL Server
17 144 (18.11%) SQL
18 142 (17.86%) Oracle
19 133 (16.73%) Bash Shell
20 126 (15.85%) Apache
21 121 (15.22%) Git (software)
22 116 (14.59%) Perl
23 115 (14.47%) Microsoft
24 109 (13.71%) C#
24 109 (13.71%) Unix
25 107 (13.46%) Configuration Management
25 107 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
26 101 (12.70%) Firewall
27 99 (12.45%) CentOS

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 126 (15.85%) Apache
2 86 (10.82%) IIS
3 76 (9.56%) JBoss
4 56 (7.04%) Node.js
5 46 (5.79%) Tomcat
6 43 (5.41%) nginx
7 36 (4.53%) WebSphere
8 35 (4.40%) OpenStack
8 35 (4.40%) WebLogic
9 18 (2.26%) CMS
9 18 (2.26%) IBM HTTP Server
9 18 (2.26%) Oracle Service Bus
10 14 (1.76%) Confluence
11 13 (1.64%) ExpressionEngine
12 10 (1.26%) WebLogic Portal
13 9 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
14 5 (0.63%) Drupal
14 5 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
15 4 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 29 (3.65%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.64%) MS Office
3 6 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (2.01%) Oracle BPM
2 14 (1.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.88%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.13%) assyst
5 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.13%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (0.13%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 274 (34.47%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 75 (9.43%) SaaS
4 52 (6.54%) Google Cloud Platform
5 46 (5.79%) Amazon EC2
6 26 (3.27%) PaaS
7 24 (3.02%) Amazon S3
7 24 (3.02%) Cloud Computing
8 22 (2.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 21 (2.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 21 (2.64%) IaaS
10 14 (1.76%) AWS CloudFormation
11 13 (1.64%) GitHub
12 11 (1.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 11 (1.38%) Google Compute Engine
13 9 (1.13%) Google App Engine
14 6 (0.75%) Google Apps
15 4 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
15 4 (0.50%) Heroku
16 3 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 101 (12.70%) Firewall
2 91 (11.45%) DNS
3 68 (8.55%) TCP/IP
4 41 (5.16%) Internet
5 35 (4.40%) SAN
6 27 (3.40%) HTTP
7 18 (2.26%) DHCP
8 17 (2.14%) SSL
9 15 (1.89%) VPN
10 14 (1.76%) LAN
10 14 (1.76%) WAN
11 12 (1.51%) Network Security
12 11 (1.38%) LDAP
13 7 (0.88%) DMZ
13 7 (0.88%) FTP
13 7 (0.88%) SMTP
14 6 (0.75%) HTTPS
14 6 (0.75%) VoIP
14 6 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (0.75%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (19.37%) MySQL
2 144 (18.11%) SQL Server
3 82 (10.31%) NoSQL
4 69 (8.68%) MongoDB
5 51 (6.42%) Relational Database
6 36 (4.53%) Big Data
7 34 (4.28%) RDBMS
8 29 (3.65%) Redis
9 26 (3.27%) Oracle Database
9 26 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 23 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 22 (2.77%) Apache Cassandra
12 21 (2.64%) Oracle Database 12c
13 20 (2.52%) Hadoop
14 19 (2.39%) Amazon RDS
14 19 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
16 15 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
16 15 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 12 (1.51%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 163 (20.50%) Jenkins
2 121 (15.22%) Git (software)
3 67 (8.43%) Subversion
4 59 (7.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 53 (6.67%) Maven
6 45 (5.66%) TeamCity
7 43 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 38 (4.78%) JIRA
9 35 (4.40%) Hudson
10 34 (4.28%) Eclipse
10 34 (4.28%) Vagrant
11 29 (3.65%) Visual Studio
12 27 (3.40%) PHPUnit
13 21 (2.64%) NuGet
14 11 (1.38%) Cucumber
14 11 (1.38%) Selenium
15 8 (1.01%) Ant
16 7 (0.88%) Gerrit
17 5 (0.63%) Mercurial
17 5 (0.63%) MSBuild
General
1 98 (12.33%) Finance
2 45 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 30 (3.77%) Retail
4 25 (3.14%) Marketing
5 18 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.51%) Electronics
6 12 (1.51%) Legal
7 11 (1.38%) Law
8 10 (1.26%) Back Office
9 9 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.88%) Publishing
11 6 (0.75%) Billing
12 5 (0.63%) Banking
13 4 (0.50%) Games
14 3 (0.38%) Local Government
15 2 (0.25%) Advertising
15 2 (0.25%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.13%) Automotive
16 1 (0.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 275 (34.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 199 (25.03%) Developer
3 120 (15.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 115 (14.47%) Linux Engineer
5 94 (11.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 81 (10.19%) Administrator
7 78 (9.81%) Systems Administrator
8 67 (8.43%) Senior Developer
9 64 (8.05%) AWS Engineer
10 62 (7.80%) Java Developer
11 57 (7.17%) Linux Administrator
12 55 (6.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 54 (6.79%) Systems Engineer
14 51 (6.42%) DevOps Systems Engineer
15 49 (6.16%) DevOps Administrator
16 45 (5.66%) Architect
17 40 (5.03%) Linux Systems Engineer
18 35 (4.40%) Lead Developer
19 34 (4.28%) .NET Developer
20 32 (4.03%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (28.30%) Web Services
2 93 (11.70%) Middleware
3 83 (10.44%) Spring
4 80 (10.06%) .NET
5 78 (9.81%) CSS
6 74 (9.31%) jQuery
7 69 (8.68%) HTML
7 69 (8.68%) JSON
8 66 (8.30%) REST
8 66 (8.30%) XML
9 63 (7.92%) J2EE
10 55 (6.92%) SOAP
11 53 (6.67%) LAMP
12 48 (6.04%) Ajax
13 46 (5.79%) Hibernate
13 46 (5.79%) Struts
14 36 (4.53%) ASP.NET
15 32 (4.03%) RESTful
16 29 (3.65%) Java EE
17 26 (3.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 65 (8.18%) Data Centre
2 44 (5.53%) Enterprise Software
3 41 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (4.53%) Computer Science
5 21 (2.64%) Mobile App
6 19 (2.39%) Hybrid Cloud
7 17 (2.14%) Clustering
8 15 (1.89%) Public Cloud
9 14 (1.76%) Data Integration
10 13 (1.64%) Private Cloud
10 13 (1.64%) Visualisation
11 12 (1.51%) CMDB
11 12 (1.51%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.26%) Semantic Web
13 6 (0.75%) Smartphone
14 5 (0.63%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.63%) EPoS
15 4 (0.50%) Economics
15 4 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
15 4 (0.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 404 (50.82%) Linux
2 213 (26.79%) Windows
3 109 (13.71%) Unix
4 99 (12.45%) CentOS
5 80 (10.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 58 (7.30%) Windows Server
7 41 (5.16%) Ubuntu
8 31 (3.90%) Apple iOS
9 28 (3.52%) Debian
10 18 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (1.89%) Mac OS X
12 11 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (1.13%) Android
14 8 (1.01%) SUSE
15 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.38%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.25%) AIX
16 2 (0.25%) Fedora
16 2 (0.25%) Solaris
16 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (23.77%) Continuous Integration
3 151 (18.99%) Scrum
4 107 (13.46%) Configuration Management
5 94 (11.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 90 (11.32%) Software Engineering
7 88 (11.07%) SDLC
8 87 (10.94%) Open Source
9 75 (9.43%) MVC
10 70 (8.81%) TDD
11 62 (7.80%) High Availability
11 62 (7.80%) Performance Tuning
12 61 (7.67%) SOA
13 60 (7.55%) ITIL
14 58 (7.30%) Load Balancing
15 56 (7.04%) OO
16 54 (6.79%) E-Commerce
17 50 (6.29%) Data Modelling
18 44 (5.53%) BDD
18 44 (5.53%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 293 (36.86%) Python
2 257 (32.33%) Java
3 177 (22.26%) JavaScript
4 168 (21.13%) Ruby
5 144 (18.11%) SQL
6 133 (16.73%) Bash Shell
7 116 (14.59%) Perl
8 109 (13.71%) C#
9 98 (12.33%) PowerShell
10 94 (11.82%) PHP
11 44 (5.53%) T-SQL
12 41 (5.16%) C++
13 35 (4.40%) C
14 30 (3.77%) Scala
15 28 (3.52%) Objective-C
16 25 (3.14%) Jython
17 19 (2.39%) Shell Script
18 15 (1.89%) Groovy
19 12 (1.51%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
20 11 (1.38%) Go
Qualifications
1 61 (7.67%) Degree
2 41 (5.16%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (4.91%) CCNA
4 25 (3.14%) Security Cleared
5 22 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (1.64%) MBA
7 10 (1.26%) MCSE
7 10 (1.26%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.13%) CCNP
9 8 (1.01%) CITP
10 7 (0.88%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.75%) MCP
11 6 (0.75%) MOS
11 6 (0.75%) RHCE
11 6 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.50%) MCDBA
12 4 (0.50%) Postgraduate
12 4 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.38%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (7.17%) QA
2 14 (1.76%) PCI DSS
2 14 (1.76%) SLA
3 9 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.63%) COBIT
5 4 (0.50%) COSO
5 4 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.50%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.13%) HIPAA
System Software
1 107 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (7.55%) Docker
3 56 (7.04%) Active Directory
4 36 (4.53%) KVM
5 24 (3.02%) vCloud
6 18 (2.26%) VirtualBox
7 13 (1.64%) vSphere
8 12 (1.51%) Hyper-V
8 12 (1.51%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (1.51%) Samba
9 7 (0.88%) Xen
10 5 (0.63%) NFS
11 4 (0.50%) LXC
12 2 (0.25%) Oracle Clusterware
12 2 (0.25%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.25%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.13%) GlusterFS
13 1 (0.13%) Varnish
13 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 235 (29.56%) Puppet
2 185 (23.27%) Opscode Chef
3 55 (6.92%) Ansible
4 33 (4.15%) Nagios
5 25 (3.14%) Salt
6 18 (2.26%) ZABBIX
7 15 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
8 12 (1.51%) Data Guard
8 12 (1.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 10 (1.26%) SCCM
10 9 (1.13%) Cacti
11 7 (0.88%) Graphite
11 7 (0.88%) logstash
11 7 (0.88%) Rundeck
12 6 (0.75%) Backup Exec
12 6 (0.75%) CFEngine
13 5 (0.63%) Ganglia
13 5 (0.63%) HAProxy
13 5 (0.63%) Munin
13 5 (0.63%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 158 (19.87%) VMware
2 142 (17.86%) Oracle
3 115 (14.47%) Microsoft
4 90 (11.32%) Google
5 77 (9.69%) Red Hat
6 36 (4.53%) SAP
7 32 (4.03%) Citrix
8 28 (3.52%) Cisco
9 27 (3.40%) Dell
10 26 (3.27%) IBM
11 23 (2.89%) Atlassian
12 20 (2.52%) Percona
13 13 (1.64%) F5
14 11 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
14 11 (1.38%) Xamarin
15 10 (1.26%) EMC
16 9 (1.13%) New Relic
16 9 (1.13%) Splunk
17 7 (0.88%) HP
18 5 (0.63%) Sophos
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Private Health, Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum +Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus & Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Scope AT Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £62000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum + 10% BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent bonus and benefits culture
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Isle of Wight
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Basingstoke
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Basingstoke
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago