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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 101 158 230
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +72
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 473 448 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.92% 2.08% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 2.41% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 411 368 247
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
13910 18566 18472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.87% 86.09% 84.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11461 15541 14620
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,898 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +40 120 £62,500 +4.16% 14
Surrey +46 114 £55,000 +4.76% 14
Hampshire 0 88 £50,000 - 7
East Sussex +58 51 £44,500 -19.09% 9
Oxfordshire +9 43 £50,000 -9.09% 10
Buckinghamshire +4 28 £43,750 -2.77% 5
Kent +23 20 £47,500 -26.92% 2
West Sussex +28 7 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Middlesex +8 2 £60,000 +11.62% 5
DevOps
England

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 538 (52.28%) Linux
2 404 (39.26%) Python
3 402 (39.07%) Puppet
4 387 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
5 370 (35.96%) Amazon AWS
6 320 (31.10%) Opscode Chef
7 313 (30.42%) Java
8 256 (24.88%) Windows
9 246 (23.91%) Jenkins
10 223 (21.67%) Bash Shell
11 213 (20.70%) JavaScript
12 210 (20.41%) Ruby
13 209 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
14 192 (18.66%) Git (software)
15 187 (18.17%) Perl
15 187 (18.17%) Web Services
16 185 (17.98%) SQL
17 183 (17.78%) Microsoft
17 183 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
18 171 (16.62%) HTML
19 170 (16.52%) Scrum
20 168 (16.33%) SQL Server
21 167 (16.23%) Docker
22 165 (16.03%) Ansible
23 162 (15.74%) PHP
24 160 (15.55%) MySQL
25 158 (15.35%) VMware
26 154 (14.97%) PowerShell
27 153 (14.87%) Configuration Management
28 144 (13.99%) Oracle

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
1 111 (10.79%) Apache
2 86 (8.36%) IIS
3 77 (7.48%) Tomcat
4 65 (6.32%) nginx
5 54 (5.25%) Elasticsearch
6 45 (4.37%) JBoss
7 42 (4.08%) CMS
8 40 (3.89%) NServiceBus
9 30 (2.92%) WebLogic
10 27 (2.62%) Apache Solr
10 27 (2.62%) OpenStack
11 20 (1.94%) Drupal
12 18 (1.75%) Apache Spark
12 18 (1.75%) Eucalyptus
12 18 (1.75%) SharePoint
13 17 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 12 (1.17%) Confluence
15 10 (0.97%) WebSphere
16 6 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
17 5 (0.49%) WildFly
Applications
1 78 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.29%) MS Office
4 1 (0.097%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (1.65%) SAP GRC
2 15 (1.46%) SAP ERP
3 14 (1.36%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.19%) Magento
7 2 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.097%) SAP FS
Cloud Services
1 370 (35.96%) Amazon AWS
2 183 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 74 (7.19%) SaaS
4 55 (5.34%) IaaS
5 49 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
6 42 (4.08%) PaaS
7 29 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
9 17 (1.65%) Amazon S3
10 14 (1.36%) IBM Cloud
10 14 (1.36%) SoftLayer
10 14 (1.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 11 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (1.07%) Office 365
12 10 (0.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 7 (0.68%) GitHub
14 6 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 6 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
14 6 (0.58%) Route 53
15 5 (0.49%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 88 (8.55%) Firewall
2 77 (7.48%) DNS
2 77 (7.48%) TCP/IP
3 41 (3.98%) VLAN
4 40 (3.89%) Internet
5 36 (3.50%) DHCP
5 36 (3.50%) VoIP
6 30 (2.92%) HTTP
7 29 (2.82%) LAN
8 27 (2.62%) WAN
9 21 (2.04%) SAN
10 15 (1.46%) SSL
10 15 (1.46%) Wireshark
11 13 (1.26%) VPN
12 9 (0.87%) BIG-IP
12 9 (0.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 9 (0.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 9 (0.87%) Network Security
13 8 (0.78%) LDAP
14 7 (0.68%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 160 (15.55%) MySQL
3 67 (6.51%) NoSQL
4 56 (5.44%) Redis
5 55 (5.34%) Relational Database
6 51 (4.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 48 (4.66%) MongoDB
8 37 (3.60%) Oracle Database
9 33 (3.21%) Couchbase
9 33 (3.21%) CouchDB
10 31 (3.01%) Azure SQL Database
11 27 (2.62%) Event Store
11 27 (2.62%) Hadoop
11 27 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
11 27 (2.62%) RavenDB
12 21 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
12 21 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
13 20 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
13 20 (1.94%) MariaDB
13 20 (1.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 246 (23.91%) Jenkins
2 192 (18.66%) Git (software)
3 99 (9.62%) Subversion
4 87 (8.45%) JIRA
5 75 (7.29%) TeamCity
5 75 (7.29%) Vagrant
6 61 (5.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 45 (4.37%) Maven
8 40 (3.89%) Selenium
8 40 (3.89%) Visual Studio
9 35 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 31 (3.01%) Sonatype Nexus
11 27 (2.62%) JSUnit
12 26 (2.53%) Hudson
13 25 (2.43%) Ant
13 25 (2.43%) JMeter
14 22 (2.14%) Cucumber
15 18 (1.75%) SonarQube
15 18 (1.75%) VersionOne
16 16 (1.55%) Mocha
General
1 115 (11.18%) Finance
2 31 (3.01%) Telecoms
3 26 (2.53%) Legal
4 14 (1.36%) Marketing
5 13 (1.26%) Games
5 13 (1.26%) Law
6 12 (1.17%) Retail
7 10 (0.97%) Banking
7 10 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.78%) Electronics
9 3 (0.29%) Automotive
9 3 (0.29%) Back Office
10 1 (0.097%) Advertising
10 1 (0.097%) German Language
10 1 (0.097%) Local Government
10 1 (0.097%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.097%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 323 (31.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 243 (23.62%) Developer
3 163 (15.84%) Linux Engineer
4 134 (13.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 121 (11.76%) Administrator
6 108 (10.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 89 (8.65%) Systems Administrator
8 75 (7.29%) Linux Administrator
9 72 (7.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 65 (6.32%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 65 (6.32%) Systems Engineer
11 64 (6.22%) Architect
12 61 (5.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 56 (5.44%) Cloud Engineer
13 56 (5.44%) Senior Developer
14 55 (5.34%) AWS Engineer
14 55 (5.34%) Senior DevOps
15 54 (5.25%) Software Developer
16 53 (5.15%) Support Engineer
17 51 (4.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (18.17%) Web Services
2 171 (16.62%) HTML
3 141 (13.70%) .NET
4 126 (12.24%) CSS
5 110 (10.69%) AngularJS
6 74 (7.19%) Node.js
7 68 (6.61%) HTML5
8 61 (5.93%) ASP.NET
9 58 (5.64%) LAMP
9 58 (5.64%) REST
10 53 (5.15%) jQuery
11 47 (4.57%) .NET Framework
12 46 (4.47%) ASP.NET Web API
13 44 (4.28%) RESTful
14 40 (3.89%) CSS3
15 39 (3.79%) Entity Framework
16 37 (3.60%) WCF
17 36 (3.50%) Java EE
17 36 (3.50%) JSON
18 32 (3.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 74 (7.19%) Computer Science
2 63 (6.12%) User Experience
3 62 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (5.15%) Hybrid Cloud
5 40 (3.89%) Data Centre
5 40 (3.89%) Public Cloud
6 32 (3.11%) Private Cloud
7 31 (3.01%) Driving Licence
8 28 (2.72%) Blog
9 20 (1.94%) Visualisation
10 18 (1.75%) CMDB
11 17 (1.65%) Algorithms
11 17 (1.65%) Enterprise Cloud
12 15 (1.46%) Mobile App
13 14 (1.36%) Statistics
14 13 (1.26%) Clustering
14 13 (1.26%) Management Information System
15 12 (1.17%) Life Science
16 11 (1.07%) FlexPod
16 11 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 538 (52.28%) Linux
2 256 (24.88%) Windows
3 116 (11.27%) Unix
4 101 (9.82%) Windows Server
5 97 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 84 (8.16%) CentOS
7 51 (4.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 50 (4.86%) Ubuntu
9 20 (1.94%) Android
10 19 (1.85%) Apple iOS
10 19 (1.85%) Fedora
10 19 (1.85%) FreeBSD
11 17 (1.65%) Debian
12 7 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.49%) SUSE
13 5 (0.49%) VMS
14 4 (0.39%) AIX
14 4 (0.39%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.39%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
3 170 (16.52%) Scrum
4 153 (14.87%) Configuration Management
5 118 (11.47%) TDD
6 110 (10.69%) SDLC
7 94 (9.14%) Open Source
8 78 (7.58%) Software Engineering
9 70 (6.80%) OO
9 70 (6.80%) SOA
10 61 (5.93%) Performance Tuning
11 59 (5.73%) High Availability
12 56 (5.44%) Kanban
13 55 (5.34%) Migration
14 54 (5.25%) Automated Testing
14 54 (5.25%) Continuous Delivery
14 54 (5.25%) ITIL
15 53 (5.15%) Web Development
16 52 (5.05%) Continuous Deployment
17 50 (4.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 404 (39.26%) Python
2 313 (30.42%) Java
3 223 (21.67%) Bash Shell
4 213 (20.70%) JavaScript
5 210 (20.41%) Ruby
6 187 (18.17%) Perl
7 185 (17.98%) SQL
8 162 (15.74%) PHP
9 154 (14.97%) PowerShell
10 134 (13.02%) C#
11 60 (5.83%) C
12 49 (4.76%) T-SQL
13 42 (4.08%) C++
14 34 (3.30%) Shell Script
15 26 (2.53%) Groovy
16 24 (2.33%) Scala
17 18 (1.75%) Go
18 17 (1.65%) VBScript
19 15 (1.46%) VB
20 10 (0.97%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 137 (13.31%) Degree
2 35 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (3.30%) CCNA
4 18 (1.75%) AWS Certification
4 18 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 14 (1.36%) ISEB
5 14 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (1.26%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.78%) VCDX
9 6 (0.58%) CCNP
9 6 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (0.39%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.39%) RHCE
12 3 (0.29%) MCSE
13 2 (0.19%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (6.71%) QA
2 24 (2.33%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.68%) ISO13485
4 6 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.39%) GCP
5 4 (0.39%) HIPAA
5 4 (0.39%) SLA
6 3 (0.29%) SDET
7 1 (0.097%) COBIT
7 1 (0.097%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.097%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.097%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 167 (16.23%) Docker
2 105 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (6.61%) Active Directory
4 49 (4.76%) vSphere
5 45 (4.37%) Hyper-V
6 33 (3.21%) VMware ESX
7 19 (1.85%) Varnish
8 18 (1.75%) GlusterFS
8 18 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
9 16 (1.55%) vCloud
10 10 (0.97%) iptables
10 10 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
11 9 (0.87%) KVM
12 8 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.49%) Xen
14 4 (0.39%) HDFS
14 4 (0.39%) VirtualBox
14 4 (0.39%) XenApp
15 3 (0.29%) LXC
16 2 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 402 (39.07%) Puppet
2 320 (31.10%) Opscode Chef
3 165 (16.03%) Ansible
4 60 (5.83%) Nagios
5 23 (2.24%) Salt
6 19 (1.85%) Cacti
7 18 (1.75%) Data Guard
7 18 (1.75%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 18 (1.75%) Ganglia
7 18 (1.75%) OpenView
7 18 (1.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 18 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 18 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
8 16 (1.55%) ZABBIX
9 14 (1.36%) SCCM
9 14 (1.36%) Terraform
10 13 (1.26%) logstash
11 11 (1.07%) Kubernetes
12 10 (0.97%) vMotion
12 10 (0.97%) yum
Vendors
1 183 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 158 (15.35%) VMware
3 144 (13.99%) Oracle
4 110 (10.69%) Red Hat
5 67 (6.51%) Cisco
6 31 (3.01%) HP
7 28 (2.72%) SAP
8 26 (2.53%) Splunk
9 22 (2.14%) Google
10 18 (1.75%) BMC
10 18 (1.75%) Coverity
11 17 (1.65%) Atlassian
12 13 (1.26%) Citrix
13 12 (1.17%) Rackspace
14 11 (1.07%) F5
14 11 (1.07%) ServiceNow
14 11 (1.07%) SolarWinds
15 10 (0.97%) IBM
15 10 (0.97%) Symantec
15 10 (0.97%) Veeam
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and other benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
ISL
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 - £50 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 10 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 45,000 -57,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum Excellent basic plus high variable
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + Private Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum + flexi-working, 26 hols, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 - £40 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + 10% bonus, 5% pension.
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago